Chris Doyle

Visual Arts, 2000

Doyle is a Brooklyn, NY-based artist. In addition to recent exhibitions in New York, Berlin and Los Angeles, his work has been shown at The Brooklyn Museum of Art, The Queens Museum of Art, P.S. 1 Museum of Contemporary Art, The Brooklyn Academy of Music, Socrates Sculpture Park, The Sculpture Center, and as part of the New York Video Festival at Lincoln Center. His work includes temporary and permanent projects in the public sphere including Leap, presented by Creative Time; Commutable, presented by the Public Art Fund, and 50,000 Beds, a large-scale collaborative video installation involving 45 artists presented simultaneously at The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum (Ridgefield), Artspace (New Haven), and Real Art Ways (Hartford). His work has been supported by grants from the New York Foundation for the Arts and NYSCA. Doyle received his Bachelor’s degree in fine arts from Boston College, and his Master’s in architecture from Harvard University. In 2007, he completed The Moons, an outdoor three-screen video piece for the new Sprint Arena in Kansas City, MO. He is an artist leader in Creative Capital’s Professional Development Program.

Awards and Accomplishments


Doyle is a 2014 Guggenheim Fellow in Film/Video


Doyle presented his work at Moving Image Istanbul and won the Borusan Contemporary Art Collection Prize there


Doyle presented Bright Canyon as a Midnight Moment with Times Square Arts, in which his video played every night at midnight through the month of July in Times Square, NY

2010: Doyle receives a MAP Fund grant

2005: Doyle receives MacDowell Colony Fellowship

2002: Doyle receives New York State Council for the Arts Grant