Solo Exhibitions


Manifesta 11, Pickpocket Performance Cabaret der K√ľnstler - Zunfthaus Voltaire, Artists Guild, Zurich

Match, 38metre Public Art Commission, Castlegate, Stockton-on Tees (until summer 2017)


Art & Antiquities, Evidence Format Festival, Derby Museum & Art Gallery


Aim & Fire Durham Art Gallery & DLI Museum featuring Celestial Objects commissioned by Locus+ and NEPN


Art & Antiquities Meessen De Clercq, Brussels


Incident Control Museum of Contemporary Photography (MoCP) Chicago


Explosions Meessen De Clercq, Brussels

Holding Fire Ffotogallery, Wales


Incident Phoenix Gallery, Brighton

Fire Scene Daniel Cooney Fine Art, New York


Explosion Photographers Gallery print sales, London


Sarah Pickering PynerContreras, Cultural Fair, Mexico

Explosion Daniel Cooney Fine Art, New York


Selected Group Exhibitions


Manifesta 11, Historical Exhibition, What People Do For Money, Zurich

Revelations: Experiments in Photography, National Media Museum, Bradford


Revelations: Experiments in Photography, Media Space, Science Museum, London

Staging Disorder, London College of Communication Galleries, London

Director's Cut: Recent Photography Gifts to the NCMA, North Carolina Museum of Art, USA


Living in the Ruins of the Twentieth Century, UTS Gallery, Sydney

The Flood Wall, Exp 12 Gallery, Berlin


Hijacked III: Contemporary Photography from Australia and the United Kingdom. Touring Exhibition - QUAD, Derby, UK. PICA (Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts), Perth, Australia. Australian Centre of Photography, Sydney, Australia.

An Orchestrated Vision - The Theater of Contemporary Art Photography, St Louis Art Museum, USA.


Signs of A Struggle - Photography in the Wake of Postmdernism V&A Museum, London

La Vie Mode D'Emploi / Life A User's Manual Meessen De Clercq Gallery, Brussels

History Painting Now Artsensus Gallery, London

Landscape Sublime North Carolina Museum of Art

Angry Nederlands Fotomuseum, Rotterdam


Women in Art Photography UK Taschen Store, London

Revealing Evidence Sarah Pickering & Shelly Goldsmith, PM Gallery and House, London

Locate Jerwood Space with Mel Brimfield & Aura Satz

Aktualizacja UK Photomonth in Krakow 2010, Poland


Manmade: Notions of Landscape from the Lannan Collection New Mexico Museum of Art, USA

Manipulating Reality Centro di Cultura Contemporanea Strozzina Fondazione Palazzo Strozzi, Florence

vvork curated exhibit, Fotofestival Mannheim, Germany

Photography Gallery, Victoria & Albert Museum, London

Theatres of the Real Fotomuseum, Antwerp


Rethinking Landscape Taubman Museum of Art, Virginia, USA

Fear Maison du Danemark, Paris

New Typologies New York 1st Photography Festival, curated by Martin Parr

In Our World. New Photography in Britain Galleria Civica de Modena, Italy

Blown Away Krannert Art Museum, Illinois, USA


Contemporary, Cool and Collected Mint Museum of Art, North Carolina, USA

How we Are: Photographing Britain Tate Britain

The Big Picture North Carolina Museum of Art, USA

System Error Palazzo delle Papesse, Siena, Italy


Photo Paris Carrousel du Louvre with the Photographers Gallery

War Fare Chicago Museum of Contemporary Photography

The Universe in a Handkerchief Gallery Yujiro, London

Shifting Terrain Herter Gallery, University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA


Jerwood Photography Award touring Exhibition, UK

Sarah Pickering & Gonzalo Lebrija with PynerContreras, London

EAST International Norwich




Imaging the City - Cardiff. Photographic Project with Paul Shambroom, Dan Holdsworth and Martin Parr commissioned by SAFLE & St Davids 2