// ADA Gallery
from Seattle WA, lives and works in Savannah GA


MFA Yale School of Art, New Haven CT
BFA Herron School of Art, Indianapolis IN
Yale Norfolk Summer School of Art, Norfolk CT


upcoming Conveyors, ADA Gallery, Richmond VA*
upcoming Très Mall, NYC Times Square (135 W 42nd St) chashama, New York NY*
upcoming Très Mall, Jepson Center Telfair Museum, Savannah GA*
upcoming Très Mall, Morris Museum of Art, Augusta GA*

upcoming HUBweek, Boston MA
Art Papers Magazine Benefit, Atlanta GA

Convergence: Digital Media & Technology, Schneider Museum of Art, Ashland OR
Yud Video Project, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco CA
Image of a Rind or a Curtain Behind, Bloomsburg University PA*
InLight, 1708 Gallery, Richmond VA
Add To Bag, Middle Tennessee State University*

UNTITLED Art Basel Miami, ADA Gallery, Miami FL*
Nothing Ritually, GRIN, Providence RI*
Psychic Phones, ADA Gallery, Richmond VA*
Après, Upfor Gallery, Portland OR*
Ever-Pre-Given, Laura Mesaros Gallery WVU, Morgantown WV*
FUTURE TALK, Urban Institute for Contemporary Art, Grand Rapids MI
Abstract Mind, CICA Museum, South Korea
What Happens When..., POWRPLNT, Brooklyn NY

Generator, ADA Gallery, Richmond VA
InLight, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond VA
[mon-i-tor], University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa AL*
Tele-novela, ACRE TV, curated by Robyn Farrell, Chicago IL
A Monk Texting, Redux Contemporary, Charleston SC*
Dog Jokes, ADA Gallery, Richmond VA*
Capital Yes, Pearl Conard Gallery, Ohio State University, Mansfield OH*
Derek Larson, Hye Yeon Nam and Babycastles, Cal State University Chico CA*
Nuit Blanche New York, PRAVA Festival, Washington DC
SECAC Fellowship Exhibition, Artists Image Resource, Pittsburgh PA*
Digital Native, The Front, New Orleans LA


The New Orleans Museum of Art, The Jepson Center Telfair Museum, private collections in Atlanta, Augusta, Detroit, Indianapolis, Jacksonville,
Los Angeles, New Haven, New Orleans, New York, Richmond, Seattle, St. Louis, Tacoma, Vienna, Liverpool & Nottingham UK.

GRANTS / RESIDENCIES_______________________

upcoming MASS MoCA Residency, North Adams MA
upcoming Lillian E. Smith Residency, Piedmont College GA

National Endowment for the Arts Grant
Vermont Studio Center Residency, David Bermant Foundation Fellowship, Johnson VT
Untitled Space Residency, Suzhou China
Arteles Residency, Haukijärvi Finland
SECAC Fellowship Award
Working Artist Grant/Purchase Award
Hudgens Prize Finalist, Atlanta GA
Antenna Gallery Press Street Grant, New Orleans LA
Ellen Battell Stoeckel Fellowship, Yale School of Art


Olson, Kristina. “A Conversation with Derek G. Larson.” ARTPULSE Magazine. 1 Nov. 2017
Gottschalk, Molly. "The 13 Best Booths at UNTITLED, Miami Beach." Artsy. 30 Nov. 2016. 
Creahan, D. "Miami Beach: Untitled Art Fair on Ocean Drive." Art Observed. 30 Nov. 2016
McQuaid, Cate. "The Play's the Thing." The Boston Globe. 25 Aug. 2016
Zevitas, Steven T. "South ed. #124" Curated by Emily Stamey. New American Paintings. June 2016
Larson, Derek G. "Composition, Color & Interactivity." SECAC. Nov. 2015
McQuaid, Cate. "Mitchell, Larson Correspond Playfully at Laconia." Boston Globe. 21 Oct. 2014
Zevitas, Steven T. "South ed. #112" Curated by René Morales New American Paintings. June 2014
Tarantola, Andrew. "Achieve Enlightenment in the Internet Age." Gizmodo. 19 Mar. 2014
Carey, Brainard. "Derek Larson." WYBC Yale Radio: Art World Demystified. 18 Dec. 2013
Burk, Drew S. "FULLSCREEN: Derek Larson." Big Red & Shiny: Vol. 2 #9. 17 June 2013
"FEATURED ARTIST: Derek G. Larson." Sculpture Center Tumblr. 07 Nov. 2013
Moss, Ceci. "Danny Tanner (2010) - Derek Larson." Rhizome. 07 Oct. 2010

VISITING LECTURES__________________________

Morris Museum of Art, Augusta GA

Southern Oregon University, Ashland OR
Columbus State University GA

Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond VA
West Virginia University, Morgantown WV
Georgia State University, Atlanta GA
University of North Texas, Denton TX

Rhode Island School of Design, Providence RI
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond VA
Ohio State University, Mansfield OH
California State University, Chico CA
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville AR

NYSCC Alfred University, Alfred NY
University of Rochester NY
Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago IL
Crosstown Arts, Memphis TN

School of the Art Institute, Chicago IL
University of Wisconsin, Madison WI
Jepson Center Telfair Museum, Savannah GA
University of Texas at El Paso TX