b. Seoul, South Korea


2005            M.F.A., University of Pennsylvania

2002            B.A., English and Fine Arts, University of Pennsylvania


Solo Exhibitions

2019 4D Heart, Standard Space (Sharon, CT)

2017            Four Hour Fortune Cookie, University of Maine Museum (Bangor, ME)

2013            Never While You’re Sleeping, NURTUREart (Brooklyn, NY)

                    Every Night Is A Pizza Dinner, Atkinson Gallery, Santa Barbara City College (Santa Barbara, CA) 

                   Siobhan McBride: Alexander Rutsch Solo Exhibition, Pelham Art Center (Pelham, NY)

2012            Strong Winds May Exist, Eight Modern (Santa Fe, NM)

                    Long Letter, Roswell Museum and Art Center (Roswell, NM)


Selected Group Exhibitions

2019 In Front of Your Eyes, Greenville Center for Creative Arts (Greenville, SC)

Your Plus One, Mount Airy Contemporary Artist Space(Mount Airy, PA)

2018 The Structure of Strangeness, Adelphi University Gallery (Garden City, NY)

In Form: BMCC Faculty Art Show, Shirley Fiterman Art Center (NY, NY0

2017           Miami Projects, Tai Modern, Santa Fe, NM (Miami, FL)

2016           Representing Rainbows, GP Presents (New, NY)

                   What’s the Big Idea: Small Paintings from the Museum Collection, University of Maine Museum of Art (Bangor, ME)

                   UMS: Artists In Residence, Threads Festival (Ann Arbor, MI)

2015           Atmosphere, Eastern Michigan University’s University Gallery (Ypsilanti, MI)

                   Out There, Plug Projects (Kansas City, KS)

                   New Narratives, Storefront Ten Eyck (Brooklyn, NY)

                   Making Space, North Seattle College Art Gallery (Seattle, WA)

2014           Miami Project, DC Moore (Miami, FL)

                   Work/Work, MDC Museum of Art + Design (Miami, FL)

                   Sight Specific: A Selection of American Perceptual Paintings, Concord Art Association (Concord, MA)

                   Mi-no, Red Bridge Studios (Miami, FL)

                   Imaginary Worlds, Saratoga Arts Center (Saratoga Springs, NY)

                   Interiors, DC Moore (New York, NY)

2013            Pulse Miami, Eight Modern, Santa Fe, NM (Miami, FL)

                   Man and Nature, Southeastern Louisiana University (Hammond, LA)

                   Pulse NY, Eight Modern, Santa Fe, NM (New York, NY)

                   NEARBY, DC Moore (New York, NY)

2012           Romper Room, Wayfarers Brooklyn (Brooklyn, NY)

                   How to Write a Novel, Field Projects (New York, NY)

                   Names of Places I’ve Never Been, Isaac’s Gallery (Roswell, NM)

                   First Truth, Camel Art Space (Brooklyn, NY)

2011            Les Voyages des Onironautes, Projective City (Paris, France)

                  When Lightning Strikes in Low Places, Projective City (Paris, France)

                  The Vermont School, Caseworks (Memphis, TN)

2010          This World, Other World, Firehouse Gallery (Burlington, VT)

2009         On the Fringe of Nature, Mount Airy Contemporary Artist Space (Philadelphia, PA)

                  You Are Standing Into Danger, Space 414 (Brooklyn, NY)

                  Outside In, The Wassaic Project (Wassaic, NY)


Awards, Residencies, Etc.

2019 Sam and Adele Golden Foundation Residency Program (New Berlin, NY)

2016            Yaddo (Saratoga Springs, NY)

2015            Juror for 2015/2016 Lower Manhattan Cultural Council’s Workspace Program (NY, NY)

2013            Alexander Rutsch Award for Painting (Pelham, NY)

2011            Roswell Artist in Residence Program, year-long fellowship (Roswell, NM)

                   Yaddo (Saratoga Springs, NY)

                   Jentel Artist Residency (Banner, WY)

2010           Workspace Program, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, nine-month fellowship (New York, NY)

                   Viewing Program, The Drawing Center (New York, NY)

                   Yaddo (Saratoga Springs, NY)

                   Vermont Studio Center, Full Fellowship (Johnson, VT)

2007           White Columns Registry (New York, NY)

                   Vermont Studio Center, Artist Grant (Johnson, VT)

2005          Angelo Savelli Award, University of Pennsylvania MFA award (Philadelphia, PA)


Selected Press

Three artists find a balance in being earnest by Daniel Kany for the Portland Press Herald, March 19, 2017.

International Painting Annual 6, Manifest Press, Cincinnati, OH (forthcoming Spring 2016).

Under the Gum Tree, creative non-fiction magazine, work featured on cover and throughout Issue 19, April 2016.

Dual Exhibitions at PLUG Projects Explore the Cosmos by Blaire Schulman for Huffingtonpost.com, March 30, 2015.

Artists' imaginations take them to far-off lands by Amy Griffin for Timesunion.com, May 8, 2014.

Concord explores ‘Sight Specific’ by Sebastian Smee for The Boston Globe, July 3, 2014.

Siobhan McBride featured on Booooooom.com, September 17, 2014.

Never While You're Sleeping..., NURTUREart exhibition catalogue with "Snowglobes" an essay by Dustin London, 2013.

Siobhan McBride: Strong Winds May Exist by Susan Wider for THE Magazine, February 1, 2013.

Subdividing The Things We Know by Josef Woodard for Santa Barbara News-Press, Nov. 15, 2013.

Siobhan McBride, New American Paintings, Issue 102, October/November, 2012.

Cottage Pornography: The Charming Enigma of Thomas Kinkade by Benjamin Evans for Idiommag.com, April 17, 2012.

Art in Review: Siobhan McBride: Strong Winds May Exist by Douglas Fairfield for Pasatiempo, Dec. 14, 2012

Siobhan McBride interview with Maggie Haas for littlepaperplanes.com, September 17, 2012.

Siobhan McBride on booooooom.com, Oct. 19, 2012.

A Sense of Possibility by Kate McGraw for The Albuquerque Journal North, November 30, 2012.

Siobhan McBride by Iris McLister for Visualartsource.com, December 21, 2012.

Siobhan McBride: Long Letter by Vanessa Kahin for Vision Magazine, August, 2, 2012.

The Living Landscapes of Siobhan McBride by Danny Olda for Beautifuldecay.com, December 4 2012.

Siobhan McBride featured artist in Box of Jars, Volume 2, 2011.

Siobhan McBride featured with poet Debora Kuan in Hannah (han’na) n.: A Book of Collaborations Between Painters and Poets curated by Andrew Moeller, Vol. 2.

01-31-11, project for Parallelograms, curated by Leah Beeferman and Matthew Harvey, January 31, 2011.

Paintings featured in Darkskymagazine.com, Issue 14. December.

Windows on the Worlds by Amy Rahn for Seven Days: Vermont’s Independent Voice March 3, 2010.

Summer in the city: American Idyll at Roger LaPelle by Libby Rosof for Theartblog.com, August 10, 2006.

School’s Clout by Roberta Fallon for Philadelphia Weekly, May 18, 2005.

A Tribute to an Art Lover by Edward J. Sozanski for The Philadelphia Enquirer, Friday, May 27, 2005.