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