University of California, Irvine MFA 2006

University of Chicago English MA 1996
Coursework finished, oral examinations passed for PhD 1998

University of California at Santa Cruz, Double major, Fine Art and Literature, BA 1993 Honors in Literature

Solo Exhibitions


First Ladies/Suits, Sam Lee Gallery, Los Angeles, CA


Room, Sam Lee Gallery, Los Angeles, CA


My Performance Anxiety, Sam Lee Gallery, Los Angeles, CA


Untitled Work, The Office, Huntington Beach, CA


You are your own best pin-up, Swallow Gallery, Chicago, IL

Selected Exhibitions and Publications


Twisted Selves, curated by Kristine Thompson, California Museum of Photography, Riverside, CA

Narratives of the Perverse II, curated by Tom Jancar and Maya Lujan, Jancar Gallery, Los Angeles, CA


In The Realm Of the Lenses, curated by Tulsa Kinney and Paige Wery, Stephen Cohen Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Re:Creation: Serious Play With Canonical Art, curated by James MacDevitt, Cerritos College Gallery, Cerritos, CA


Veronica, Nichols Gallery, Pitzer College Art Galleries, Ciara Ennis, Curator


The Audacity of Desperation, The Urbana-Champaign Independent Media Center, PS 122 New York, Sea and Space Los Angeles. Jessica Lawless and Sarah Ross, Curators


Domestic Departures, Main Art Gallery, CSUF, Joanna Grasso and Jacqueline Bunge, Curators
Who Killed Bambi?, Cypress College Gallery, Chris Hoff, Curator
Ego, Jail Gallery, Los Angeles
E-Ticket Ride, JFlynn Gallery, Joanna Grasso, Curator
“Sounds of Dread” collaboration with Marya Alford and Lindsay Ljungkull, Soundwalk 2007
(Tender) Assembly, Show Cave
Self Perceptions, OCCCA, Pamela Grau Twena, Curator


The Haunting Histories of the Female Body, Atlanta, Georgia Tech
“Twenty Two Tacos”, published by White Columns, NY, Amy Robinson, Curator
The Oscene, Laguna Beach Art Museum, Jacqueline Bunge, Curator
Soundwalk 2006, Long Beach Arts District
Super/Sonic 2006, Barnsdall Municipal Art Gallery
Public/Private, LAX, Kyungmi Shin, Curator
EarthWaterSky, Ontario Airport, Kyungmi Shin, Curator
New Masters, University of California, Irvine, University Art Gallery


Soundwalk 2005, Long Beach Arts District
Supersonic, LA Design Center
MFA II, University of California, Irvine, University Art Gallery


Wight Biennial, University of California, Los Angeles, Matthew Thompson, Curator
Depression, What is it Good For?University of Chicago, Franke Institute
MFA I, University of California, Irvine, University Art Gallery


Pinups, City Art, San Francisco, CA
Tableaux Des Instants, The Butcher Shop, Chicago, IL


Everyone And Their Mother, The Butcher Shop, Chicago, IL
The Seven Deadly Sins, Maxine, published in Chicago, IL


Mutter Mutter. Six-song EP. Recorded at Rove Studios, Shelbyville, KY, May, 2005. Engineered by Paul Oldham, produced by Colin Gagon.

Fashion Island. Fashion Island. Five-song EP. Recorded at KUCI, Irvine, California November, 2004.

Dolce Volante. Dolce Volante Full length album. Recorded at Truckstop, Chicago, Illinois, April, 2000. Engineered by Elliot Dicks.

Dolce Volante: 45. Vinyl Single. Recorded at Truckstop, Chicago, Illinois November, 1999. Engineered by Braden Thomas.

Rising Shotgun. Don’t Forsake Kentucky. Recorded at Electrical Audio, Chicago, Illinois, 1999. Engineered by Steve Albini.

Selected Performances

Fashion Island The Luggage Gallery, San Francisco, California. 2004.
Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, California. 2004.
California Biennial, Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach California. October-November, 2004.

Dolce Volante The Hideout, Chicago, Illinois. 2000
WHPK. Chicago, Illinois. Live, on-air performance. 2000
The Double Door, Chicago, Illinois. 1999.
The Empty Bottle, Chicago, Illinois. 1998-1999, several performances.


Yury, Carrie. “Sight seeing LA” Artillery Magazine, July/August 2011″

Yury, Carrie. “Austin Young’s ‘Your Face Here’: An Artist’s Encounter With Vanity, Celebrity, & Nudity” The Huffington Post, April 23, 2011

Yury, Carrie. “Under Construction: Photography and the Word” The Huffington Post, December 9, 2010

Yury, Carrie. “Reinventing Photography: Hybrid Photographic Forms” The Huffington Post, November 22, 2010

Yury, Carrie. “Basel For Beginners: A Tour Of The World’s Oldest Art Fair” Artillery Magazine, September/October 2010

Yury, Carrie. “Collective Conscience: Institute For Figuring And The League Of Imaginary Scientists” Artillery Magazine, May/June 2009

Yury, Carrie. “What Ever Happened To Happenings?” Artillery Magazine, June 2008

Yury, Carrie. “L.A. Confidential, The Cool School” Artillery Magazine, March 2008

Yury, Carrie. “Pipo Nguyen-Duy” Artillery Magazine, October 2007

Yury, Carrie. “Echoes” Artillery Magazine, June 2007

Yury, Carrie. “Mindy Cherri” Artillery Magazine, May 2007

Yury, Carrie. “Mutter; Affect, the Archive, and the Body.” Paper given as Invited Speaker
at the conference The Haunting Histories of the Female Body; Gynecology, Obstetrics, and Women’s Health, Georgia Institute of Technology and the School of Literature Communication, and Culture, November 17, 2006

Yury Carrie et. all. “A Super/Sonic Conversation” NYArts November/December 2006


Myers, Holly. “Real Women and Real Lives” Los Angeles Times, May 22, 2009

Temple, Mitch. “Rules Of The Game” Artslant, May 11, 2008

Ollman, Leah. “Commentary on Female Works” Los Angeles Times, June 20, 2008

Walsh, Daniella. “Domestic Departures Looks At Women’s Changing Roles” Orange County Register, November 14, 2007

Schoenkopf, Rebecca. “Riddle Me This” The District, October, 2007

Mizota, Sharon. “Carrie Yury” TenbyTen, April 2007

Russell, Christopher. “Sonic Boom, Sonic Bust: ‘Supersonic 2006’” ArtUS Issue No. 15, October – November 2006

Douglas, Theo. “OsCene It?” OC Weekly November 2, 2006.

Zucman, Glenn. Strange Angels. Artist’s Interview. KBCH radio, October 11, 2006

Schoenkopf, Rebecca. “Leaking, Bleeding, Out of Control”. OC Weekly May 25, 2006

Kenyon, John. “Monday Interview: Carrie Yury” Things I’d Rather Be Doing, February,2006

Velluci, Justin. Delusions of Adequacy Artist Interview. January 2006.

Schoenkopf, Rebecca. “Pretty Ugly”. OC Weekly December 7, 2005.

Velluci, Justin. Delusions of Adequacy. Review of “Mutter” EP and installation August 31, 2005

Rogers, David. Long Beach Press-Telegram Review of “Soundwalk”. August 26, 2005


The Hoff Foundation Grant

Long Beach Arts Council Professional Artist Fellowship

Selected Collections

Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Collection of Michael and Sirje Gold

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