Resume & Bio

Corey Arnold is both a photographer and Alaska commercial fisherman. For seven years he worked as a deckhand on the f/v Rollo chasing Bering Sea crab. More recently, he runs a Sockeye Salmon setnet operation at Graveyard Point in Bristol Bay, Alaska. He is currently working on a lifelong photography project entitled FISH-WORK which chronicles the commercial fishing lifestyle throughout the world. His work has been exhibited internationally and published in The New Yorker, Esquire, The Paris Review, Audubon, Rolling Stone, Outside, National Geographic, National Fisherman and the New York Times Lens blog among others. His has published two books with Nazraeli Press Including Fish-Work: The Bering Sea and Fishing with my Dad 1978-1995. Corey is represented by Charles A. Hartman Fine Art in Portland, Oregon and Richard Heller Gallery in Santa Monica.


Varanger Festival, Vadso, Norway

Graveyard Point, Charles A. Hartman Fine Art, Portland, OR
Wolf Tide, Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

Fishing with My Dad 1978-1995, Ampersand, Portland, OR
FISH-WORK, Fecal Face Dot Gallery, San Francisco, CA

FISH-WORK Europe, Charles A Hartman Fine Art, Portland, OR

Fish-Work: Sea Stories, Caption Gallery in association with the NY photography festival, Brooklyn, NY
Fish-Work, Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago, IL
Fish-Work, Sara Tecchia Roma New York, NY

Fish-Work, Charles A. Hartman Fine Art, Portland, OR

SKITT FISKE!, Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

Crabbing in the Bering Sea, Nordic Heritage Museum, Seattle, WA
Fishscapes Finnmark, Hamningberg Handel Galleri, Hamningberg, Norway

The Animal Condition, Bolgen og Moi Briskeby, Oslo, Norway


Dark Blue: Water as Protagonist, Haggerty Museum of Art, Milwaukee, WI

The Miami Project Art Fair, Charles A. Hartman Fine Art, Miami, FL
B Sides, Ampersand Gallery, Portland, OR
Into the Woods, ClampArt Gallery, New York, NY
Works, Look3 Festival of the Photograph, Charlottesville, VA
The Armory Show Contemporary, Richard Heller Gallery, New York, NY
Gun, Charles A. Hartman Fine Art, Portland, OR

Disjecta Art Auction, Disjecta, Portland, OR
Human Nature, Group Show curated by Richard Heller, Galeria Espacio Minimo, Madrid, Spain
FRONTIERS The photography of Celine Clanet, Peter Beste, and Corey Arnold, Bold Hype Gallery, New York, NY
Stoked on Sprint Auction, Drive In, New York, NY
ArtMRKT San Francisco Art Fair, represented by Charles A. Hartman Fine Art, San Francisco, CA
Semi-Permanent Group Show, Paper Mill Gallery, Sydney, Australia
Life in the Aleutians: Earth, Fire, Water, Wind, Museum of the Aleutians, Unalaska, AK

111 at 111, 111 Minna Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Bid at the Bunyan, Disjecta Annual Art Auction, Portland, OR
Plain Air, group show curated by Brian Willmont and Apenest, Cinders Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
The Pure DKNY SHFT popup gallery, 112 Greene Street, New York, NY
Fecal Face Dot Com Ten Year anniversary, The Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Eclectica, City Arts Factory, Orlando, FL
A Horse Walks into a Bar, Group Show, Castlefield Gallery, Manchester, England
TODAY, Group Show at 210 AR4T Space, Laguna Beach, CA
Oceans, featuring Corey Arnold, Sebastiao Salgado and Camille Seaman, Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Pedaling: Bicycle Photographs from Then to Now, Charles A. Hartman Fine Art, Portland, OR
SNAP! Celebrate the photograph, Bold Hype Gallery, Orlando, FL
Portland2010: A Biennial of Contemporary Art, Disjecta, Portland, OR
The Group Show, Portland2010 Artists, White Box, University of Oregon in Portland, OR
These Friends, THIS Los Angeles Art of Elysium Benefit Auction, Los Angeles CA

Woodstock Center for Photography 31st annual benefit Gala, Woodstock, NY
Fall Forward, Group Exhibition at Sara Tecchia Roma New York, NYC
Slide Show night, POYI – 30 documentary photographers in slideshow curated by Leslie Martin, The Annenberg Space for Photography, Los Angeles, CA
NOW: Art of the 21st Century, Philips de Pury and Co., Group Auction, Howick Pl. London
Faces: Vintage and Contemporary Photographic Portraits, Charles A. Harman Fine Art, Portland, OR
Lifestyle: the photography of Peter Beste, Joe Conzo, Corey Arnold, Bold Hype Gallery, Orlando, FL
Wild Things! Stricola Contemporary, New York, NY
AIPAD Photography Show, Charles A. Hartman Fine Art, New York, NY
Land vs. Sea: Animals in the Consciousness of America, Spark Contemporary Art Space, Syracuse, NY
Art First art fair via Sara Tecchia, Bologna, Italy

Aqua Wynwood art Fair via Sara Tecchia, Miami, FL
Summer 2008 Exhibition, Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Yard Sale!, Sara Tecchia Roma New York, NY
Seven, Upper Playground Gallery, Portland, OR
Try Harder, Public Exhibition on billboards in 7 major Canadian cities, curated by Manuel Bujold with Make Art Public, Canada
New York Photography Festival, Curated by Tim Barber, Brooklyn, NY
Lion Never Sleep, Champions Never Cry, Satin Satan Gallery, Chicago, IL
Scope Art Fair, Sara Tecchia, New York, NY
LA-Art in NY Art Fair, Richard Heller Gallery, New York, NY
The Out of Towners, Fecal Face Gallery, San Francisco, CA
The Man Show, Quality Pictures, Portland, OR

Pulse Art Fair, Richard Heller Gallery, Miami, FL
Fecal Face 7.5 year Anniversary Artistic Exhibition, Curated by John Trippe, 111 Minna Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Pleased to Meet You 2: Photographs from the beholder, Curated by Suzanne Shade, Park Life Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Hunter and Hunted, Curated by Joseph Kraeutler, Sara Tecchia Roma New York, NY
Pleased to Meet You: Photographs from the Beholder, Tinlark Gallery, Hollywood, CA
The End is Nigh, Higher Pictures, New York, NY
LA Art in New York, Art Fair with Richard Heller Gallery, New York, NY
Tiny Vices curated by Tim Barber, Colette, Paris, France
Finmart: Kunst og Kultur fra Finnmark, Raadhusgalleriet I Oslo, Norway

Pulse art fair, Richard Heller Gallery, Miami, FL
Tiny Vices curated by Tim Barber, Studio Bee, Tokyo, Japan
125th Anniversary of the Internet – Fecal Face Dot Com, 111 Minna Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Tree Show II, Giant Robot Gallery San Francisco, CA
Fresh Start Benefit, Arena 1 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Captured Still: California Photographers, L Street Fine Art, San Diego, CA

Photo District News Photo Annual Best Books
American Photo Magazine Best Photo books of 2011
Baum Award Nominee
Santa Fe Prize for Photography Nominee
PDNs 30 Emerging Photographers to Watch
Cover of Juxtapoz Photo Book
Inclusion in The Collectors Guide to Emerging Art Photography
Santa Fe Book Prize Nominee
Aperture West Book Prize Nominee
American-Scandinavian Foundation GrantPublic Lectures
Creative Mornings, Portland, OR
Portland Art Museum, Oregon
Island Institute, Rockland, ME
Semi Permanent Design Conference, Sydney, AU
Portland State University, Oregon
Ocean Institute, Dana Point, California
School of Visual Arts, NYC
Academy of Art University, San Francisco
Parsons, NYC
Irish Skipper Expo, Galway, Ireland
Dawson College, Montreal, Quebec
Inishowen Maritime Museum, Greencastle, Ireland
Fisher Poets Gathering, Astoria, Oregon

Public Collections
Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR
21C Museum, Louisville, KY
Regional Arts and Culture Council Portable Works Collection, OR
Oasis of the Seas, Royal Caribbean