Zoë Buckman

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Zoë Buckman was born in 1985 in Hackney, East London. She studied at The International Center of Photography (GS ‘09) and was awarded an Art Matters Grant in 2017.  She has shown in solo exhibitions at Gavlak Gallery, Los Angeles; Papillion Art, Los Angeles; Project for Empty Space, Newark; Garis & Hahn Gallery, Los Angeles; and Milk Gallery, New York. Group exhibitions include Camden Arts Centre, London; The Studio Museum in Harlem, The Children’s Museum of the Arts, New York; Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York; The Tarble Arts Center, Illinois; Goodman Gallery, South Africa; Jack Shainman Gallery, New York;  Unit London; NYU Florence, Grunwald Gallery of Art Gallery, Indiana University; The Democratic National Convention, Philadelphia; The National Center for Civil and Human Rights, Atlanta; and The National Museum of African-American History & Culture, Washington, D.C.; The Visual Arts Center of New Jersey; and The Centre Regional D’Art Contemporain, Sète, France. Public art installations include For Freedoms “50 State Initiative”, “Inaction is Apathy” billboard at 21c Museum Hotel Bentonville, Arkansas and “Champ” at The Standard, Downtown LA with Art Production Fund.
Buckman currently lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.


2019 Fort Gansevoort, New York, NY (Upcoming)
CHAMP, The Standard, Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA
2018                Let her Rave, Gavlak Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2016                 Every Curve, Papillion Art, Los Angeles, CA
2017                 Imprison Her Soft Hand, Project for Empty Space, Newark
2015                 Present Life: A solo exhibition of work by Zoë Buckman, Garis & Hahn Gallery, New York, NY
2010                 Loos, Milk Gallery, New York, NY

2019 Furies, Fairies, Visionaries, Pen + Brush, New York, NY
2018                Inaugural Group Exhibition, Gavlak, Palm Beach, FL             
                         21st Century Women, Unit London, London, UK
2017                 Re-imagining A Safe Space, Nathan Cummings Foundation, New York, NY, USA
                      The Future is Female, 21c Museum Hotel Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
                        Give Us To Vote, ArtsWestchester Gallery, White Plains, NY
                        INSIDE/OUTSIDE Voices, Winston Watcher Gallery, New York, NY
Regarding Women In The Acton Collection, NYU Florence Villa La Pietra, Florence, Italy
The Curators’ Eggs, Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, NY
Flaming June VII (Flaming Creatures), Gavlak, Los Angeles, CA
The Hela Project, 465 W. Broadway, New York, NY
March Madness, Fort Gansevoort, New York, NY
Transparency Shade, Projects+Gallery, St. Louis, MO
2016                 Projects – Champs, PULSE Miami Beach, Miami, FL
One Round – SoundScape, Park Evening Film Program, Art Basel Miami Beach, Miami, FL
Harlem Postcards – Fall/Winter 2016-2017, The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY
Off the Wall – ForFreedoms, Monique Meloche, Division St and Oakley Blvd, Chicago, IL
Truth to Power, Democratic National Convention, 990 Spring Garden St., Philadelphia, PA
                        Framing Beauty, Grunwald Gallery of Art, Indiana University
                        Making & Unmaking, Camden Arts Centre, London, UK
ForFreedoms, Jack Shainman Gallery, New York, NY
Game On!, Children’s Museum of the Arts, New York, NY
March Madness, Fort Gansevoort, New York, NY
2015                 Do You to Look: Radical Realizations on Portraiture, Burning in Water, New York, NY
Young Gifted and Black, Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa
Dare You To Look: Radical Realizations in Portraiture, Burning in Water, New York, NY
              Africa’s Out, 1st Annual Benefit at Gladstone Gallery, New York, NY
In My Dreams, Spring/Break Art Show, Spring 2015
2014                 Abstraction Now, Leila Heller Gallery, New York, NY
What Is, Isn’t, Alan Koppel Gallery, Chicago, IL
2013                 Small Is Beautiful, Flowers East Gallery, London, UK
2012                 Hidden Gems, Getty Images Gallery, London, UK