Ben Coonley was born in 1976 in Boston, MA. He received his BA from Brown University and MFA from Bard College. Coonley has been the subject of a solo exhibition at Lincoln Center, New York, NY (2018). He has also participated in many group exhibitions, including USA: American Video Art at the Beginning of the 3rd Millennium, Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia (2007); Animating Transit, New York Transit Museum, Brooklyn, NY (2015); Dreamlands: Immersive Cinema and Art, 1905-2016, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY (2016-17); and 3D: Double Vision, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA (2018-19). Coonley currently lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.
Bio updated as of 2023.