Gerard McCarthy studied at Goldsmiths College in London and the Whitney Museum Independent Study Program.  He started his curatorial career at The Brooklyn Museum and has since organized many exhibitions for non-profit organizations including, in 1999 Toward a Society for All Ages: World Artists at the Millennium for the United Nations in New York. He has written numerous catalogue essays and articles for various publications including Art in America.

He lives and works in New York City.


One-person exhibitions:


Places of the Mind Elizabeth Harris Gallery New York 


Sculpture for the home Elizabeth Harris Gallery New York Reviewed by Janet Koplos in Ceramics: Art and Perception #112

Templi Silenti Punto G Galleria d’arte contemporanea Pietrasanta Italy


Gerard McCarthy Punto G Galleria d’arte contemporanea Pietrasanta Italy


The White Show curated by Bill Carroll Blackburn 20/20 Gallery New York


Group Exhibitions


Shippensburg University, Pennsylvania

Elizabeth Harris Gallery Presents  

January 31 - February 29, 2024


30th Anniversary Group Exhibition Skoto Gallery New York


Four Artists curated by Charlotta Kotik and Hanne Tierney Five Myles Brooklyn


Group Exhibition Cappella Orsini Rome Italy


Roma Inganni(Rome Deceives) curated by Roberto Lucifero Cappella Orsini Rome Italy


Group Exhibition Skoto Gallery New York