Jeffrey Joyal

Born 1988 in Boston, MA
Lives and works in New York, NY

  • Jeffrey Joyal, "Degenerate Cosplay", 2018, Silkscreen ink on G.I. wool blanket, steel tube, hardware, 48 x 36 inches, 121.9 x 91.4 cm JJ035
  • Jeffrey Joyal,"Funny Games," 2017, MDF, canvas, knockout carnival game piece, woodland tactical netting, fringe, trim, hardware, 28 x 26 x 6 1/2 inches, 71.1 x 66 x 16.5 cm
  • Jeffrey Joyal, “Untitled (Funny Games II)”, 2017, MDF, cotton fabric, knockout carnival game piece, woodland tactical netting, fringe, trim, hardware, 28 x 26 x 6 1/2 inches, 71.1 x 66 x 16.5 cm, JJ031
  • Jeffrey Joyal, "Leaky Tom", 2016, Found cot, latex, cotton, taxidermy turkey head, light bulb, electrical components, 16 x 77 1/2 x 30 inches, 40.6 x 196.9 x 76.2 cm, JJ016
  • Jeffrey Joyal, "Leaky Tom" (detail), JJ016
  • Installation view, Jeffrey Joyal, "Raze the Little Feelers," David Lewis, New York, 2016
  • Jeffrey Joyal, “Everlasting Ennui”, 2016, Found cot, latex, 23 x 77 1/2 x 27 inches, 58.4 x 196.9 x 68.6 cm, JJ027
  • Jeffrey Joyal, “Everlasting Ennui” (detail), JJ027
  • Jeffrey Joyal, “Poultry Revolt”, 2016, Found cot, silkscreen ink on cotton, 19 x 76 x 27 inches, 48.3 x 193 x 68.6 cm, JJ021
  • Jeffrey Joyal, "TOM 4," 2015, Taxidermy turkey head, lightbulb, mirrored paint, and electrical components, 16 1/2 x 6 inches, 41.9 x 15.2 cm
  • Jeffrey Joyal, "The Day is My Enemy," 2015, Vintage bar stool, lead paint, wood, variable AC Transformer, preserved sharybdis natator crab, electrical components, 20 x 39.25 x 20 inches, 50.8 x 99.69 x 50.8 xm
  • Jeffrey Joyal, "The Day is My Enemy" (detail), 2015

Solo Exhibitions

  • Jeffrey Joyal
    Raze the Little Feelers
    David Lewis, New York
    September 08—October 23, 2016

Group Exhibitions

  • The Assassination of Leon Trotsky
    James Beckett, Hans Bellmer, Willie Cole, Thornton Dial, Mary Beth Edelson, Leon Golub, Felix Gonzalez-Torres, Todd Gray, Jeffrey Joyal, Megan Marrin, Nancy Spero, Manuel Solano, Paul Thek, Portia Zvavahera, David Wojnarowicz
    David Lewis, New York
    September 16—November 04, 2018
  • Eckhaus Latta: Possessed
    Jeffrey Joyal
    curated by Christopher Y. Lew,
    Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
    August 03—October 08, 2018
  • The Hard Facts on Tragedy in April
    Jeffrey Joyal
    Lomex, New York
    April 15—29, 2018
  • The Leftovers
    Jeffrey Joyal
    curated by Franklin Melendez & Romain Dauriac
    Simon Lee Gallery, New York
    May 03—June 10, 2017
  • Hütti
    Jeffrey Joyal
    An installation by Veit Laurent Kurz & Ben Schumacher
    MINI/Goethe-Institut Curatorial Residencies Ludlow 38
    April 09—May 07, 2017
  • Eric Schmid is an Idiot
    Alex Mackin Dolan, Jeffrey Joyal
    organized by Kavita B Schmid (Chicago) and What Pipeline (Detroit), hosted by Cave (Detroit)
    January 21—February 18, 2017
    Jeffrey Joyal
    Emalin, London
    January 14—February 11, 2017
  • Tre Amici
    Jeffrey Joyal
    Organized by Eleanor Cayre, Jacob King, and Alex Zachary
    Tre Amici Restaurant, Long Branch, NJ
    August 07—15, 2016
  • The Story of O(OO)
    Alex Mackin Dolan, Jared Madere, Jeffrey Joyal, Lucy Dodd, Lynn Randolph, Paul Laffoley
    David Lewis, New York
    April 28—June 28, 2015
  • The Bar at the End of the Night
    Alex Mackin Dolan, Greg Parma Smith, Jeffrey Joyal, Jared Madere, Private: Viola Yeşiltaç, Charles Mayton, Israel Lund, Dawn Kasper
    David Lewis, New York
    January 30—February 24, 2015


  • Jeffrey Joyal
    Shop Talk: Making Sense of Eckhaus Latta at the Whitney
    Metropolis Magazine
    Anna Fixsen
    August 17, 2018
  • Jeffrey Joyal
    ‘The Leftovers’ at Simon Lee Gallery, New York
    June 2017
  • Jeffrey Joyal
    Jeffrey Joyal
    Maxwell Smith-Holmes
  • Jeffrey Joyal
    On shows in New York: Jeffrey Joyal at David Lewis, Marianna Vitale at Invisible-Exports, Calvin Marcus at Clearing, and Watteau at the Frick
    Andrew Russeth
    October 14, 2016
  • Jeffrey Joyal
    Jeffrey Joyal
    Maxwell Smith-Holmes
    October 01, 2016
  • Jared Madere, Lucy Dodd, Alex Mackin Dolan, Jeffrey Joyal
    The Story of O(OO)
    by Tobi Haslett
    May 07, 2015
  • Alex Mackin Dolan, Jeffrey Joyal, Lucy Dodd
    “The Story of O(OO)” at David Lewis
    Art in America
    April 28, 2015
  • Alex Mackin Dolan, Lucy Dodd, Jared Madere, Jeffrey Joyal
    Review: ‘The Story of O(OO)’ at David Lewis Gallery
    New York Times
    by Ken Johnson
    April 27, 2015
  • Jeffrey Joyal
    Waves Debuts at PAMM with Artists Physical Therapy, Gobby, and Jeffrey Joyal
    Nicole Martinez
    February 18, 2015


  • Jeffrey Joyal
    Archeopsychic Zero
    Illustrated by Gobby, Story by Jeffrey Joyal