Max Galyon

b. 1983 Boston, lives and works in Brooklyn

Education and Residencies


Non-Objectif Sud, Tullette, France


Vermont Studio Center, Johnson VT


BFA, Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, NY, NY


Academy of Fine Arts Prague, CZ

Solo Exhibitions


Hi Vis., Jacqueline Humphries Presents, Brooklyn, NY


Old Room, Old Room Gallery NY, NY


Cactus Flower, Off White Space, Brooklyn, NY


Portugal Arte Biennale, Personal Freedom, Solo presentation curated by Johannes VanDerBeek, Lisbon, Portugal

Selected Group Exhibitions


Borrowed Paths Broken Rules, Currated by George Sferra, Josh Young, Evan Peelle, and Jonah Emerson-Bell, Gowanus Ballroom, NY

Solstice Celebration, currated by Hannah Rawe and Hans Maharawal, Brooklyn Navy Yard, NY


Blossoms Take No Prisoners, Curated by John Tremblay, Gallerie NOS, Tullette, France

NOS Fundraiser, Organized by Andrew Huston and Karole Vail, Simon Preston Gallery,  NY, NY


Affinity Atlas, Collaboration with Johanes VanDerBeik and Aaron King, currated by Ian Berry, Wellen Museum at Hamilton College, Clinton, NY

Oy to Joy, Currated by Keagen Monahan, Ray Smith studio, Brooklyn, USA


Friends with Benefits, Lehmann Maupin, NY, NY

Brucennial 2012, Currated by BHQF, NY,NY, 


Zach Fauer at Nada Hudson, collaboration with Johanes Vanderbeik, and Aaron King, Hudson,NY

FreePlay, curated by Steven Stewart, Kansas gallery, NY,NY

One Night Show, curated by Leigh Ruple, Vaudeville Park, Brooklyn, NY

With Walls, curated by Mathew Dipple, Museum 52, NY, NY


Brucennial 2010: Miseducation, curated by The Bruce High Quality Foundation, NY, NY


Black Thursday Halloween City!!! Black Friday Fireworks Stand, curated by Andrew Graham, Troutman Studios, Brooklyn, NY

Smithumenta, curated by The Bruce High Quality Foundation, Ray Smith’s Studio, Brooklyn, NY

395, NADA Art In Invisible Spaces, curated by Johannes VanDerBeek, Brooklyn, NY

Kick the cant, curated by Christine Hou & Melinda Braathen, Jack the Pelican, Brooklyn, NY

Life and Times of, curated by John Tremblay, Silver Shed, NY, NY


Apartment show, curated By Ramsey Arnaoot, at The Philadelphia Institute for Advanced

Technology, Philadelphia, PA

Brucennial 2008, curated by The Bruce High Quality Foundation, Brooklyn, NY

Momenta Art Benefit, curated by momenta art fund, White Columns, NY, NY


Big Problem, curated by Max Galyon, Rhys Gaetano and Austen Lynch, Houghton Gallery, NY, NY


When We Were Young, When We Where in Paris, curated by Lisa Lawley, The RKL Gallery, Brooklyn, NY