Solo Exhibitions

Pickpocket Performance, Camberwell Space, London

Manifesta 11, Pickpocket Performance Cabaret der Künstler – Zunfthaus Voltaire, Artists Guild, Zurich

Match, 38 metre 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

In the Now: Gender and Nation in Europe, Selections from the Sir Mark Fehrs Haukohl Photography CollectionBrooklyn Museum of Art, USA

Energy V&A Photography Galleries, London

Contours du Réel – Topographie De L’Art, Paris

No Place is An Island, London Art Fair’s Photo50 Section

To The Edge of Time, KU University Library Galleries / Kunst Leuven*

In the Now: Gender and Nation in Europe, Selections from the Sir Mark Fehrs Haukohl Photography Collection, LACMA, USA*

Flashes to Ashes – Fire in British Art, Royal West of England Academy, Bristol*

Study for Fiction Plane 1, curated installation by Julia Weist, Shed, New York

Rehearsing the Real, curated by Tom Lovelace, Peckham 24

Moving the Image, curated by Duncan Wooldridge,Camberwell Space

Destruction in Art DIAS 2.0, Chisenhale Studios

Something Fierce, Lannan Foundation, Santa Fe, USA

SWAP Editions 1 : AD HOC, Castor Gallery, Deptford


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*

* Denotes Catalogue