Oxnard, California, 1958
BA, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA 1995
Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA
Henry Taylor, Untitled, New York, NY
Henry Taylor, MoMA PS1, Long Island City, NY
Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, CA
Couch Paintings, WPA, Los Angeles, CA
Henry Taylor, Rental Gallery, New York, NY
Henry Taylor, Mesler & Hug, Los Angeles, CA & Cardenas Bellenger, Paris, France
Girrrrrl, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA
Volta4, Basel, with Cardenas Bellanger, Paris, France
Chicago Kin, Samson Projects, Boston, MA
We’re all water, but some of us are muddy, Cardenas Bellanger, Paris, France
Sis and Bra, The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY
Get Black, Sister, Los Angeles, CA
Daniel Reich, New York, NY
Free 99, Sister, Los Angeles, CA
1234 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
30 Artists in 30 Days, Georges, Los Angeles, CA
The Garden of E, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA
Beer Show, Green Gallery, Milwaukee, WI
Body Language, Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY
Carnegie International, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA
Contemporary Galleries: 1980-Now, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Inside This Human Clay, LTD Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
Blues for Smoke, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA; traveled to Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
Made in LA, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
American Exuberance, Rubell Family Collection/Contemporary Arts Foundation, Miami, FL
From Where You Just Arrived, Pepin Moore, Los Angeles, CA
Human Nature: Contemporary Art from the Collection, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
30 Americans, North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC
The Artist’s Museum, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
Henry Taylor / Phil Wagner, Rental Gallery, New York, NY
At Home/Not at Home: Works from the Collection of Martin and Rebecca Eisenberg, 2010, curated by Matthew Higgs at the Hessel Museum of Art at Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
30 Americans, Rubell Family Collection, Miami, FL
MAYDAY, Rental Gallery, New York, NY
NADA Art Fair, Miami, with Cardenas Bellanger, Berlin, Germany
We are revolutionaries, Peres Projects, Berlin, Germany
A dead serious group show, Sister, Los Angeles, CA
Repeat after me: I AM a Revolutionary, Rental Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Paper Bombs, Jack Hanley Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Red Eye: L.A. Artists from the Rubell Family Collection, Miami, FL
Metro Pictures, part two, MOCA North Miami, Miami, FL
Back From the Other Side of the World, Ben Kaufmann Gallery, Berlin, Germany
LAXed, Peres Projects, Berlin, Germany
LA Trash and Treasure, Milliken Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden
SPF: Self Portraits, Angeles Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
California Earthquakes, Daniel Reich, New York, NY
Losing My Head, Sister, Los Angeles, CA
Eccentric Abstraction II, 1234 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
To Get Rid of the Mystery, Three Day Weekend, Santa Monica, CA
Alimento, Ventura, CA
Water and Power, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA
Nervous, California Institute of the Arts, Ventura, CA
Akel, Joseph. "Henry Taylor: Blum & Poe." Artforum 51, no. 9 (May 2013): 335-36.
Banks, Gabrielle. "Countdown to Carnegie International: Painting to Provoke." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, September 18, 2013.
Bernard, Lili. "Baila, Henry Taylor!" Huffington Post, April 22, 2013.
Diehl, Travis. “Henry Taylor.” Artforum.com, March 20, 2013.
Goldman, Edward. "The MOCA Trustees Woke Up and Smelled the Coffee, at Last." KCRW.com, March 26, 2013.
Hoptman, Laura. "Henry Taylor, Pawel Althamer, and Cathy Wilkes Walk into a Bar...." MOMA.org, April 26, 2013, http://www.moma.org/explore/inside_out/2013/04/26/henry-taylor-pawel-alt....
Myers, Holly. "Henry Taylor Paintings a Potent Presence at Blum & Poe." Los Angeles Times, March 8, 2013.
Tuck, Geoff. "Henry Taylor at Blum and Poe." Notesonlooking.com (blog), March 19, 2013.
Berardini, Andrew. "California über alles," Artforum.com, June 12, 2012.
Ellegood, Anne, Lauri Firstenburg, Malik Gaines, Cesar Garcia, Ali Subotnick. Made in L.A. 2012. Los Angeles: Hammer Museum, University of California; New York: Delmonico Books, 2012, 264, 275-278.
Finkel, Jori. “Hammer Announces $100,000 Biennial Prize,” Los Angeles Times, March 14, 2012.
Johnson, Ken. "A Visual Equivalent of the Blues, in Warm Shades," New York Times, February 2, 2012.
Miller, Michael H. "Henry Taylor Paints a Picture," New York Observer, January 27, 2012.
Nathan, Emily. "Henry Taylor: Untitled," Artnet.com, March 23, 2012.
Simpson, Bennett. Blues for Smoke. Los Angeles: Museum of Contemporary Art; New York: DelMonico Books/Prestel, 2012, 22, 108-09, 161.
"Smart Art for $25,00 and under." Art + Auction (May 2012): 120-121.
30 Americans. Miami: Rubell Family Collection, 2011. Texts by Robert Hobbs, Glenn Ligon, Franklin Sirma, and Michele Wallace.
Dalton, Trini. “Henry Taylor.” Artforum.com, April 24, 2011
Douglas, Sarah. “Blazing Talent Henry Taylor sets the L.A. art scene on fire.” Modern Painters 23, no. 2 (March 2011): 40-42.
Goldman, Edward. “Magnificent Seven From the Year 2011,” Huffingtonpost.com, December 30, 2011.
Misheff, Johnny. “Visiting Artists: Henry Taylor.” New York Times Magazine, March 7, 2011.
Roselione-Valadez, Juan, ed. American Exuberance. Miami: Rubell Family Collection, 2011.
Knight, Christopher. “Review: Henry Taylor at Mesler & Hug.” LATimes.com, May 14, 2009.
Lehrer-Graiwer, Sarah. “Henry Taylor, Mesler & Hug.” Artforum.com, April 28, 2009.
Sharp, Chris. “Scrambling the Codes.” Art Review (October 2009): 60-62.
Stillman, Nick. “Henry Taylor – Rental.” Artforum 47, no. 9 (May 2009): 240.
Breidenbach, Tom. “Michele O’ Marah and Henry Taylor – Sister at Rental.” Artforum 46, no. 5 (January 2008): 284-285.
McBride, Shasta. “Girrrrrl! By Henry Taylor at the Santa Monica Art Museum.” Examiner.com, November 11, 2008.
Gray, Emma. "Oh Brother: Henry Taylor." Art Review, no. 10 (April 2007): 40.
Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA