Alice O’Malley

b. Buffalo NY
lives and works in New York City


Museum of the City of New York, “Gay Gotham”, New York, 2016-17
Bronx Museum, “Art AIDS America”, Traveling exhibition, 2015-17
Art Gallery of Ontario, “Fan the Flames: Queer Positions in Photography” Toronto, Summer 2014
Ryerson Imaging Center, “What it Means To Be Seen: Photography and Queer Visibility” Toronto, Summer 2014
Schoolhouse Gallery, Summer 2014
Ono Contemporanea, Bologna, Italy, Fall 2013
Strange Loop Gallery, “Kenny Kenny 13” 2013
Andrew Edlin Gallery, "B-Out” 2012
A.I.R. Gallery, “Illegitimate and Herstorical” 2012
Sue Scott Gallery, “Lush Life” Summer 2011
PS 1, “Greater New York” 2010
New York Photo Festival, “Lou Reed’s Pavilion” May 2010
Mulry Fine Art, West Palm Beach 2010
International Center of Photography Museum Triennial “Dress Codes” NYC 2009
Centre Culturel Calouste Gulbenkian, “Au Feminin” Paris 2009
agnes b. galerie du jour, “6 Eyes” Paris 2009
CEPA Gallery, “Many Moons” Buffalo 2009
ICP Museum, “This is Not a Fashion Photograph” NYC 2009
Nina Freudenheim Gallery, Buffalo 2008
Isis Gallery, London 2008
Participant, Inc., “Community of Elsewheres” NYC 2008
Mitchell-Innes & Nash, "A Rabbit as King of the Ghosts" NYC 2007
Participant, Inc., "Blow Both of Us" NYC 2007
ABC No Rio Biennial, "Ides of March" NYC 2006
Mulry Fine Art, "The Black & White Party" West Palm Beach 2005
PS 122 Gallery, NYC 1999


O'Malley, Alice. "Community of Elsewheres", Isis Editions, London 2008 (monograph)
Visual Aids. "Chloe Dzubilo - Che Gossett & Alice O’Malley in Conversation", NYC, 2014
Tyson, Nicola. "Dead Letter Men", Petzel, London 2013
Casady, Bianca. "Girls Against God", Capricious Publishing, Fall 2013
Corvino, Dale. "Dominique Reading for Filth", NYC 2013
Roysdon, Emily. "The Protest Issue", Capricious #12, Winter 2012

Other Press

Singer, Sally. “Editor’s Letter”, The New York Times Style Magazine, December 2010
CCCG. "Au feminin, Women Photographing Women 1849-2009", Paris 2009
Ventur, Conrad. (Interview), Useless, Brooklyn, July 2009
Fee, Georgia. (Interview), Artslant, Paris, April 2009
Ude, Ike. "Style File", Harper Collins, NYC 2009
Heath, Ashley. “Antony, Alice and the Orchids”, Qvest Magazine, Berlin, July 2008
Aletti, Vince. New Yorker (review), April 21, 2008
Cotter, Holland. New York Times (review), April 11, 2008
Kley, Elizabeth. Artnet (review), April 2008
(Sur) Rodney, Sur. Hung (Interview), NYC 2008


The New Yorker, T, the New York Times Style Magazine, POP, Vogue, I-D, Document, Qvest, The New York Observer, Art in America,, Village Voice, Time Out NY.


University of Buffalo, 2016
Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto 2014
New York Photo Festival, Brooklyn 2010
International Center of Photography, NYC 2009
Peace Encampment Herstory Project (2009-14)


School of the International Center of Photography – Teacher 2009-present
Parsons/ The New School, Part-time Faculty 2013-14
NYC Public Schools, Per Diem Teacher K-12 (1995-98)
Laguardia College, ESL Teacher (1995-96)

Education, Grants and Awards

Hunter College, Bachelor of Arts (1994)
International Center of Photography, Continuing Education (1995-97)
Bank Street College of Education (2000)
Acker Award, NYC 2013
Rema Hort Mann Foundation Visual Art Grantee, 2009
Artists Alliance Rotating Studio Grantee, 2007