Karl "Kayrock" LaRocca
   Artist Statement

Solo and Two Person Shows
2011 "Josh Marsh and Karl LaRocca" Speer Gallery, Bryn Mawr PA
2009 "When Art Imitates Life Imitating Art" University Gallery at Umass Lowell. Lowell, MA
2006 "It is this way because we say it is so, (for we are american, godly and right)" PS1 MOMA
2005 "One Sixpack Short of a Hippie Death Cult" Jessica Murray Projects. New York, NY

Group Shows
2013 "Angular Seduction", TSA, Brooklyn NY
2012 "Lightning Strikes Twice", Circuit 12 Contemporary, Dallas TX
"Wassaic Project Summer Exhibition", Maxon Mills, Wassaic NY
"We Have Relocated To Our New Location", Picture Farm, Brooklyn NY
2011 "Monsters Project" Spree, Paris France
"The Wassaic Project", Hudson Beach Glass, Beacon NY
2010 "Up with Mural" Scope Foundation, Scope Art Fair, Miami, FL
2009 "ABCyz" Silvershed, New York, NY
"Nonesense 10 Poster Show" 3rd Ward, Brooklyn, NY
2008 "Our Hopes, Our Dreams, Our Fears, Your Election" Espeis Archetype, Brooklyn, NY
"Papercut" Heist Gallery, New York, NY
"Zeitgeist Zeitgeist... everything is so precious" Secret Project Robot, Brooklyn, NY
"Screams & Screens" Civilian Art Projects, Washington DC
2007 "Opening Poster Exhibition" Post Expose, Long Island City, NY
"Shipworm and Gribble" Secret Project Robot, Brooklyn, NY
"In the end, the endless line" Secret Project Robot, Broolyn, NY
2006 "Music is a Better Noise"curated by Bob Nickas P.S.1. Long Island City, New York
"Brooklyn Poster Artists" West German Gallery and Performance Space. Berlin, Germany
"Brooklyn Poster Artists" Secret Project Robot. Brooklyn, NY
"The Chemical Wedding" Live With Animals Gallery. Brooklyn, NY
"Take One" Glassell School of Art / Museum of Fine Arts. Houston, TX
2005 "The Kitchen High Line Block Party" The Kitchen. New York, NY
"Dissent" Spaces Gallery. Cleveland, OH
"Drawing Brunch Drawings" Secret Project Robot. Brooklyn, NY
2004 "A More Perfect Union" Max Fish. New York, NY
"For the People by the People..." Transport Gallery. Los Angeles, CA

Select Public Collections
Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College, Oberlin, OH