1957 Born in the Netherlands
1979 Came to New York City where he printed photographs for Andy Warhol
1988 Relased a book of this work, "Portraits from the Studio and the Street"
2002 His most recent film series, titled Transitions and Exits, was featured at the Whitney Biennial Currently lives in Sonoma, California


1987: Portraits from the studio and the street
2000: Transitions and exits
2001: Pass the mic : Beastie Boys, 1991-1996
2005: Out & about
2005: Even the president of the United States sometimes has got to stand naked
2007: Ad Rock
2008: The chance is higher
2009: Ari Marcopoulos: within arm's reach: [exhibition]
2015: Fumes: Ari Marcopoulos, Matthew Barney Studio
2016: Rome - Malibu
2016: Ari Marcopoulos: not yet
2018: The Athens dialogues

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2008 Always and Never, Galleria Patricia Armocida, Milan
2008 Ari Marcopoulos: Architectures, New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans
2007 The Chance Is Higher, MC, Los Angeles
2006 Flow, MU, Eindhoven
2006 Under Penalty of Perjury, Someday Gallery, Melbourne
2006 New Work, Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco
2005 Even the president of the United States sometimes has got to stand naked, PS1/MOMA, New York
2004 No. 12 Gallery, Tokyo
2002 Pass The Mic 1991-1996, Shibuya Tower, Tokyo
2001 Transitions and Exits, Alleged Galleries, New York

Selected Group Exhibitions

2012 Here and Now, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
2008 Gravity Art, Telic Arts Exchange, Los Angeles
2008 Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue, Marella Gallery, Milan
2008 A Curator’s Gift: Contemporary Photography from Diego Cortez, New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans
2008 Male, work from the collection of Vince Aletti, White Columns, New York
2007 photographers, Community Outreach, London, Ontario
2007 Hommies, Fuse Gallery, New York
2007 In the Fullness of Time: Celebrating Twenty Years, The Luggage Store, San Francisco
2007 Making the Scene: The Midtown Y Photography Gallery(1972- 1996), Making the Scene: The Midtown Y Photography Gallery(1972-1996), New York Public Library, New York
2006 Looking Back, White Columns, New York
2006 Zine Library, No. 12 Gallery, Tokyo
2006 Downtown 81, Friends Of Basquiat, Agnes B. Skyline, Paris
2006 In The Alps, Kunsthaus, Zurich
2005 De la comtesse De Castiglione a Cindy Sherman, Galerie de France, Paris
2004 Beautiful Losers, The Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati
2003 Danger Zone, Kunsthalle Bern, Bern
2002 SessionThe Bowl, Jeffrey Deitch, New York

Books from Ari MARCOPOULOS