Patricia Ayres (b. New York)

Lives and works in New York

Represented by

Mendes Wood DM Gallery

Matthew Brown Gallery


Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture, Maine, 2019

MFA in Sculpture, City University of New York, Hunter College, 2018

BFA, City University of New York, Brooklyn College

AAS Fashion Design, State University of New York, The Fashion Institute of Technology 


Urbanglass Fellowship, Brooklyn, NY 2023

Dieu Donné Workspace Program Residency, Brooklyn, NY 2022-2023

Shandaken: Storm King Sculpture Park Residency, New Windsor, New York, 2022

Fountainhead Residency, Miami, Fl., February 2022

Monira Foundation Studio Fellow, Mana Contemporary, October 2021- November 2022

The Sharpe-Walentas Studio Fellow, Brooklyn, NY August 2019- August 2021

New York Foundation of the Arts, NYFA, Artist Fellowship, Craft/Sculpture, 2020

Lower Manhattan Cultural Center, LMCC, Su-Casa, Residency, New York, 2020

Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture, Madison, Maine, 2019

Rema Hort Mann Foundation Emerging Artist Grant Nominee, 2019

Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, Studio Residency, North Adams, MA, March 2019


Tank Shanghai, Shanghai, November 2024 (forthcoming)

Matthew Brown Gallery, Los Angeles, Articles of the Estranged, April 6 - May 11, 2024 

Rubell Museum, DC, Singular Views: 25 Artists, November 2, 2023 - October 2024 

Mendes Wood DM, New York, Critical Mass, 2023 June 23 - August 5, 2023

Rubell Museum, Miami, New Acquisitions, November 28, 2022 -  October, 2023 

Matthew Brown Gallery, Los Angeles, Bound, August 28 - Sept 25, 2021


Matthew Brown, New York, June 2024 (forthcoming)

Institute of Contemporary Art, Miami, 2024

de la Cruz Collection, House in Motion / New Perspectives, 2023-2024 

No Name Creative Projects, Flesh & Flowers Made In America, 3 Place de l'Alma, Paris, Curated by Lauren Taschen, October 15 - January 19, 2024 

Zuzeum, Riga, Latvia, Field of Vision, Curated by Tina Pētersone, September 8 - December 3, 2023

Mendes Wood DM, Paper Trails, d'Ouwe Kerke, Retranchement, The Netherlands, July 29 - August 8, 2023

Emerson Dorsch Gallery, Fountainhead Biennial, Miami, The Last Days of a House, curated by Omar López-Chahoud,  July 27 - September 30, 2023 

Dieu Donné, Power Play, 2022 Workspace Residents Exhibition, 2023 

Green Family Art Foundation, Dallas, Full And Pure: Body, Materiality, Gender, Curated by Mara Hassan, June 10 - September 24, 2023 

Mendes Wood DM, São Paulo, Esfíngico Frontal (Frontal Sphinx), Curated by Germano Dushá,

February 11 - March 11, 2023 

de la Cruz Collection, Miami, Together, At The Same Time, 2022 - 2023

The Bunker Artspace, West Palm Beach, Fl., Matter & Form, 2022-2023 

Analog Diary, Beacon, NY, Some Kind of Monster Roster, July 30 - Oct 9, 2022

Matthew Brown Gallery, Los Angeles, Recent Sculpture, April 2 - May 14, 2022

Office Baroque Gallery, Belgium, "Chambres d’Amis: IKEA 52-93", (virtual), April 4 - July 31, 2022

WORKPLACE, Reliance Wharf, London, UK, Reflections, Part 3: Sculpture by Women Artists,  March 19 - May 8, 2022

Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara, This Basic Asymmetry, February 5, 2022 - April 17, 2022

Fragment Gallery, Moscow, Safe Word, 2021

Matthew Brown Gallery, Los Angeles, It Seems So Long Ago, 2020

Galerie Kornfeld, Berlin, Germany, January 24 - April 18, 2020

Koenig and Clinton Gallery, Entering A Song, New York, 2019


The Bunker Artspace, The Collection of Beth Rudin DeWoody, West Palm Beach, FL

de la Cruz Collection, Museum, Miami, FL

Institute of Contemporary Art, Miami, FL

Rubell Museum, Miami, FL

Rubell Museum, Washington, DC

Tank Shanghai, China

The Zuzeum, Riga, Latvia


Art Basel, Switzerland, June 2024, Mendes Wood DM

Art Brussels, April 2024, Mendes Wood DM

SP-Arte, São Paulo, April 2024, Mendes Wood DM

Art Basel, Hong Kong, March 2024, Mendes Wood DM 

Frieze Los Angeles, February 2024, Mendes Wood DM

Art Basel, Miami, December 2023, Mendes Wood DM 

Paris + par Art Basel, October 2023, Mendes Wood DM 

Frieze Seoul, September 6-9, 2023, Mendes Wood DM 

Art Basel, Switzerland, June 15-18, 2023, Mendes Wood DM

Frieze New York, May 17-21, 2023, Mendes Wood DM

Zona Maco, Mexico City, 2023, Matthew Brown 

Felix Los Angeles, February 2023, Matthew Brown 

Liste Art Fair Basel, Switzerland, September 2021, Fragment Gallery (Solo)


Patricica Ayres, Framing Community: Magnum Photos, 1947-Present, Exhibition Catalogue, HIRMER Publishers, 2017:94-97, 112-117 Peter van Agtmael, Buzzing at the Sill, Larry Towel, Then Palestine, No Man’s Land 2017


Framing Community: Magnum Photos, 1947-Present, Bertha and Karl Leubsdorf Gallery, 2017

Magnum Photos: Inside Out, The Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute, Hunter College, 2017