FAILE is the Brooklyn-based artistic collaboration between Patrick McNeil and Patrick Miller.

FAILE & KPM, Sacred Young Minds, handmade porcelain manufactured at Königliche Porzellan-Manufaktur Berlin 2018

Artist Bio

Since its inception in 1999, FAILE has been known for a wide ranging multimedia practice recognizable for its explorations of duality through a fragmented style of appropriation and collage.
Patrick McNeil born 1975 in Edmonton, Alberta
Patrick Miller born 1976 in Minneapolis, Minnesota


FAILE Stages Invite solo show SPRINGMANN Berlin 2017





From the Air We Share, Strasbourg Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Strasbourg, France Little By Little, SNCF Railway Station, Strasbourg, France


Stages, Galerie Springmann, Berlin, Germany Meet Me Halfway, Magda Danysz Gallery, Paris, France Size of the Fight, Library Street Collective, Detroit, MI

– „Strong Currents“, Gordon Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel

– „FAILE: Savage/Sacred Young Minds“, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY – July 10th-Ocotber 4th
– „FAILE: Wishing on You“, Times Square, New York, NY Aug 17th – Sept 2nd

– „FAILE: Works on Wood: Process, Paintings and Sculpture“, Allouche Gallery, New York, NY – Nov 15th-Dec 12th
– „Fuel, Fantasy, Freedom“, Galerie Ernst Hilger, Vienna, Austria

– „Where Wild Won’t Break“, Dallas Contemporary, Dallas, TX
– „Faile Wheels“, NYC Ballet Art Series Installation at Lincoln Center, Koch Theater, New York, NY
– „Faile Tower“, NYC Ballet Art Series Installation at Lincoln Center, Koch Theater, New York, NY

– „Eat With the Wolf“, Commissioned Public Sculpture by Mongolian Arts Council, UlaanBaatar, Mongolia 2011
– „Fragments Of Faile“, Lazarides Gallery, London, UK
– „Houston and Bowery Mural“, New York, NY
– Faile “A Decade of Prints and Originals”, Post No Bills, Venice Beach, CA

– „Bedtime Stories“, Perry Rubenstein Gallery, New York, NY
– „Temple“, Portugal Arte 10, Lisbon, Portugal

– „Lost In Glimmering Shadows“, Lazarides Gallery, London, UK

– „Nothing Lasts Forever“, Lazarides Gallery, New York, NY
– „From Brooklyn With Love“, Lazarides Gallery, London, UK

– „Faile Prints“, Fifty24, Portland, OR
– „24th Anniversary Mural“, Weiden+Kennedy, Portland, OR

– „Denver Show“, Andenken Gallery, Denver, CO
– „The Room NYC“, New York, NY

– „Break Beat Science“, Tokyo, Japan
– „One Eye Space“, Los Angeles, USA



– „City Lights“, MIMA Museum, Brussels, Belgium
– „Street Art: A Global View“, Central Academy of Fine Art Museum, Beijing, China
– „No Commission Art Fair“, Bronx NY
– „Et J’ai Retenu Mon Souffle“, Street Art 13, Paris, France

– „Inaugural Exhibition“, Allouche Gallery, New York, NY
– „FAILE & BÄST“, Deluxx Fluxx Arcade Edinburgh, Summerhall Museum, Scotland, UK
– „The Provocateurs“, Art Alliance, Chicago, IL
– „RE:DEFINE MTV’s Staying Alive Foundation Art Benefit“, Dallas, TX
– „Juxtapoz 20th Anniversary Show“, Jonathan Levine Gallery, New York, NY
– „Darren Aronofsky’s Fountains of the Deep: Visions of Noah and the Flood“, New York, NY
– „Cat Art Show“, 101/Exhibit, Los Angeles, CA

– „FAILE & BÄST“, Deluxx Fluxx Arcade Miami Beach, Miami, FL
– „Wooster Collective 10 Year Anniversary“, Jonathan Levine Gallery, New York, NY
– „Cash, Cans & Candy“, Galerie Ernst Hilger, Vienna, AU

– „Damien Hirst’s Murderme Private Collection“, Pinacoteca Giovanni e Marella, Turin, Italy
– „The Boneyard Project“, Pima Air and Space Museum, Tucson, AZ
– „Sotheby’s Sick Children’s Trust Benefit Sale“, London, UK
– „Tonight We Won’t Be Bored“, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

– „Underbelly Show“, Art Basel Miami, Miami, FL
– „On Every Street“, Samuel Owen Gallery, Greenwich, CT
– „T&J Artwalk for Human Rights Watch“, Oslo, Norway
– „RE:DEFINE MTV’s Staying Alive Foundation Art Benefit“, Dallas, TX
– „Art Mère / Art Père Auction LIVESTRONG Benefit“, Los Angeles, CA

– „FAILE & BÄST“, Deluxx Fluxx Arcade, New York, NY; London, UK
– „Underbelly Project“, Brooklyn, NY
– „Viva La Revolucion: Dialogue With The Urban Landscape“, Museum Of Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA
– „Meet Me Inside“, Gagosian Gallery, Los Angeles CA

– „Plastic Culture: Legacies of Pop 1986 – 2008“, Harris Museum & Art Gallery, Lancanshire, UK
– „Perry Rubenstein Gallery“, FIAC, Paris, France

– „Street Art“, Tate Modern, London, UK
– „Poster Resistance 2“, New Image Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
– „Cans Festival“, London, UK
– „Outsiders“, The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, UK
– „Outsiders“, Houston and Bowery, Lazarides, New York, NY
– „Art Singapore“, Collectors Contemporary, Singapore

– „Generations“, USA, Pinchuk Art Centre, Kiev, Ukraine
– „Separation Wall Mural“, Santa’s Ghetto, Bethlehem, Palestine
– „The Burning House“ (Faile, Dave Ellis, and Swoon), Museum Hetdomein, Netherlands, The Burning House, New Image Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

– „Spank the Monkey“, Baltic Centre for Contemporary Arts,, Newcastle-Gateshead, UK
– „Tiger Translate“, Shanghai Sculpture Space, Shanghai, China
– „Animalia“, Irvine Contemporary, Washington DC
– „Wall Snatchers“, Washington Project for the Arts, Washington DC
– „Swish“, Lazarides Gallery, London, UK
– „11 Spring St. Show“, New York, NY

– „Untitled“, Fifty24SF, San Francisco, CA
– „Ridiculousnessofitallshow“, New Image Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
– „Design Edge“, IdN, Singapore, Singapore
– „The Pony Show“, New York, NY
– „ROJO Golden“, Stay Gold Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
– „ROJO Golden“, Urbis Artium Gallery, San Francisco, CA
– „The First LA Weekly Biennial“, Track 16 Gallery, Los Angeles, USA
– Supreme Trading N8 Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

– Weiden + Kennedy, Amsterdam, Netherlands
– Espai Pupu, Barcelona, Spain
– Lab 101, Los Angeles, CA
– Les Complices, Zurich, Switzerland
– „Lavender“, Transplant Gallery, New York, NY
– „Mural“, Diesel Store, Austin, TX
– „Pictures on Walls“, Diesel Denim Gallery, New York, NY