BIOGRAPHY
Born 1977 in North Vancouver, Canada
Lives and works in Berlin, Germany
EDUCATION
2000
Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design, Vancouver BC, Canada
COLLECTIONS
Julia Stoschek Collection, Dusseldorf, Germany
AWARDS
2016
Sobey Art Award
UPCOMING
2017
How To Live Together, Kunsthalle Wien, Museumsquartier, Vienna, Austria
57th Venice Biennale, La Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2016
Manifesta 11: What People Do for Money: Some Joint Ventures, Kunsthalle Zürich, Switzerland
Towards Universal Pattern Recognition, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany
2015
Degenerative Imaging in the Dark, Lambdalambdalambda, Pristina, Kosovo
Medium-Based Time, Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2014
Hot 100s, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany
Quickeners, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany
2013
Variation FQ, Schinkel Pavillon, Berlin, Germany
Transcendental Capacity, Macauley Fine Arts, Vancouver, Canada
2011
Best Minds, MoMA PS1, New York, USA
Storming Heaven (From Home), Fondation Gutzwiller, Zurich, Switzerland
2010
Single Channel Higher States, SAMSA, Berlin, Germany
Lot #422, Every Letter in the Alphabet (Geoffrey Farmer), Vancouver, Canada
2009
This Transition Will Never End #6, TIFF Future Projections, Toronto, Canada
Something's Happening Here!, Presentation House Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2008
This Transition Will Never End, Blanket Contemporary, Vancouver, Canada
2006
DMT, Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Toronto, Canada
7 Minutes, Associacio per a les Arts Contemporanies, Vic, Spain
2005
Anti-Psych, Tracey Lawrence Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
DMT, Cherry and Martin Gallery, Los Angeles, USA
2004
DMT, Presentation House Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2003
The Theme For Tonight, Tracey Lawrence Galley, Vancouver, Canada
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2016
Charles Blanc-Gatti. Hypthèses d'une généalogie, Musée d'art de Pully, Switzerland
Sobey Art Award, National Gallery of Canada, Canada
In the Belly of the Whale, Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
KOSMO, Kevin Space, Vienna, Austria
Fade into You (One Day Screening), Kunsthalle Mainz, Germany
2015
Passion - Fan Behaviour and Art, Kunsthaus im KunstKulturQuartier, Nürnberg, Germany
Verborgene Kräfte, Kunstverein Wolfsburg, Germany
What We Call Love (curated by Christine Macel), Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland
Neo-Tokyo, Modern Art Museum of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
Passion - Fan Behaviour and Art, Kunstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
The Manifest Destiny Billboard Project, Interstate 10 Freeway, El Paso, USA
Biennale of Moving Image, Museum of Old and New Art, Tasmania, Australia
2014
Quickeners, Migrating Forms Festival, BAM, NYC, USA
In the Heat of the Night, Kunstverein Harburger Bahnhof, Hamburg, Germany
Extinction Marathon: Visions of the Future, Serpentine Gallery, London, UK
Extinction Marathon: Vision of the Future, Serpentine Sackler Gallery, London, UK
Shine A Light: Canadian Biennial 2014, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada
Surface Modelling (curated by Carson Chan), Kerstin Engholm Galerie, Vienna, Austria
Re-Discovery II (curated by Janneke Devries), Autocenter, Berlin, Germany
Biennale of Moving Image, Centre Art Contemporair, Geneva, Switzerland
Altered States, Macaulay & Co. Fine Arts, Vancouver, Canada
Manifest Destiny (L.A.N.D Public Project), Interstate 10 Freeway, USA
2013
David Cronenberg: Transformation, Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Toronto, Canada
12th Biennale de Lyon (with Palais de Tokyo), Lyon, France
Contemporary Art Club #2, Stedelijk Museum (off-site), Amsterdam, The Netherlands
The Biennial of the Americas, Denver, USA
Love to Love You, Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, MA, USA
Girls Can Tell, GAK Gesellschaft fur aktuelle Kunst, Bremen, Germany
David Cronenberg: Transformation, Museum of Canadian Contemporary Art, Toronto, Canada
Gegenwelten, Romer und Pelizaeus Museum, Hildesheim, Germany
2012
Contemporary Art Club, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
One on One, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
The Dark Cube, Palais De Tokyo, Paris, France
The Human Senses and Perception in Contemporary Art, Kunsthalle zu Kiel, Kiel, Germany
State of the Art Photography, NRW Forum, Dusseldorf, Germany
2011
Based in Berlin, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
Montreal Biennale 2011, "Elements of Chance", Montreal, Canada
Cities of Gold and Mirrors, Julia Stoschek Collection, Dusseldorf, Germany
FotoFestival4 - The Eye is a Lonely Hunter, Mannheim, Germany
Skeletons in the Closet, Heidelberger Kunstverein, Heidelberg, Germany
You Are Free, Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna, Austria
The New Psychedelica, MU, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Metrospective 1.0, Program, Berlin, Germany
2010
Auto-Kino! (curated by Phil Collins), Temporare Kunsthalle, Berlin, Germany
CUE, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
Gewalt (Violence), Kunstverein Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany
Field Trip #2, Kleine Humboldt Galerie, Berlin, Germany
Videodrome (curated by Aaron Moulton), Autocenter, Berlin, Germany
My Brother, My Killer, Freymond-Guth Fine Arts, Zurich, Switzerland
Here You Are: An Exhibition in Six Parts (site-specific public projection curated by Cate Rimmer), Vancouver, BC, Canada
2009
Back to the Future (Curated by Carson Chan), Coma, Berlin, Germany
Nite Flights (Curated by Sabine Schaschl and Bettina Steinbrugge), Kunsthaus Baselland, Basel, Switzerland, Art Today Association, Plovdiv, BG
2008
Thermostat: Video and the Pacific Northwest (curated by Michael Darling), Seattle Art Gallery, Seattle, USA
E.M.A.F - Young Identities, Kunsthalle Dominikanerkirche, Osnabruek, Germany
Moodyville, Presentation House Gallery, North Vancouver, Canada
Berlinale - Forum Expanded, Kino Arsenale, Berlin, Germany
Generations, Art Gallery of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
2007
Depiction Perversion Repulsion Obsession Subversion (curated by Nicolaus Schafhausen), Witte de With, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Mouth Open, Teeth Showing: Major Works from the True Collection, The Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, USA
9 or 10 works I used to like in no order, Monitor Gallery, Rome, Italy
2006
Canada Dreaming, Kunstverein Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany
La Boum I, Galerie Ben Kaufman, Munich, Germany
La Boum II, Sies and Hoke, Dusseldorf, Germany
2005
I really should… (curated by Stefan Kalmar), Lisson Gallery, London, UK
2004
Video Hero(e)s, Saidye Bronfman Center For The Arts, Montreal, Canada
2003
I Am A Curator, Chisenhale Gallery, London, UK
2002
K48 Teenage Rebel: The Bedroom Show, John Connelly Presents, NYC, USA
Voir Grand/ Think Big, Saidye Bronfmam Center For The Arts, Montreal, PQ, Canada
Nobody In Vancouver Buys Art: They're Not Interested in Painting, Electra Basement, Vancouver, BC., Canada
2001
Surround, Charles H. Scott Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2000
Sound Separation, Western Front Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
PERFORMANCES
2011
Sleepwalk (Versions), HAU 2, Berlin, , Germany
I Am a Laser/Scream Like a Baby, Art Salons, Art Basel 42, Basel, Switzerland
I Am a Laser/Scream Like a Baby, Based in Berlin, Monbijou Park, Berlin, Germany
2010
I Am a Laser/Scream Like a Baby, Emily Carr University (with Contemporary Art Gallery), Vancouver, Canada
I Am a Laser/Scream Like a Baby, Program, Berlin, Germany (as part of Sender, Carrier, Receiver with Triple Canopy)
I Am a Laser/Scream Like a Baby, Witte De With, Rotterdam, The Netherlands (as part of Let's Compare Mythologies - curated by Reneske Jansen and Dorothea Jendricke)
I Am a Laser/Scream Like a Baby, Verein zur Forderung von Kunst und Kultur am Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz, Berlin, Germany
I Am a Laser/Scream Like a Baby, Caribic Residency, Hamburg, Germany
The Artist Will Be Hypnotized, Samsa, Berlin, Germany
2009
Best Minds Part Two, The Office (Moabit Temporary Space), Berlin, Germany
RESIDENCIES
2015
Matter Residency, Athens, Greece
2011
ISCP, New York, NY, USA
2010
Caribic Residency, Hamburg, Germany
DISCOGRAPHY
2015
Jeremy Shaw - Variation FQ, the Vinyl Factory, UK
2014
There in Spirit - Dipsomania EP, Crosstown Rebels, UK
2009
Circlesquare - Songs About Dancing And Drugs, K7 Records, Germany
2006
Circlesquare - Fight Sounds EP, Output Recordings, UK
2003
Circlesquare - Pre-Earthquake Anthem, Output Recordings, UK
2002
Headgear - Believer's Goodbye, 240 Voltz, UK
1999
Circlesquare - The Distance After EP, Output Recordings, UK