McCarthy has recently had solo exhibitions at Agnès B., New York (2015); Mudd Guts, Brooklyn (2014); and Delire Gallery, Brussels (2013). Group exhibitions include Field Effects, le Cap, Rencontres d’Arles Festival, Arles (2015); Thanks for Nothing, Muddguts, Brooklyn (2014); The Smiley Face Show, Salon 94, Frieze London; Satan Ceramics, Salon 94, New York; Its an Invasion, National Arts Club, New York; la Dernière Vague, la Friche de la Belle de Mai, Marseille (2013); and In Praise of Chance and Failure, Family Business, New York. Honors include Werner Herzog’s Rogue Film School (2012) and Tom Sachs Space Program (2012 & 2007).