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Trevor Paglen  1975, US

(Trevor Paglin)
Rank (2014): 805 

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Photography, Video
Conceptual Art

to top Most exhibitions in:

USA 54
Germany 12
Canada 5
United Kingdom 5

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  Altman Siegel Gallery, USA 4
  Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, USA 2
  The Andy Warhol Museum, USA 2
  Bellwether Gallery, USA 2
  Metro Pictures Gallery, USA 2

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1975 Born in Maryland (US)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 99  Please report missing Information

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   Schwindel der Wirklichkeit - AdK - Akademie der Künste, Berlin Send message


until 10.8.
Description and image Kunsthalle DüsseldorfSmart New World - Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf Send message


to top Solo shows   11

   Trevor Paglen - Metro Pictures Gallery, New York City, NY
   Trevor Paglen - Metro Pictures Gallery, New York City, NY

   Trevor Paglen - Unhuman - Altman Siegel Gallery, San Francisco, CA

   Trevor Paglen - Wiener Secession, Vienna
   Trevor Paglen - A Compendium of Secrets - Kunsthalle Gießen, Gießen
   A Compendium of Secrets - Kunsthalle Giessen, Gießen

   Trevor Paglen - A Compendium of Secrets - Galerie Thomas Zander, Cologne
   Trevor Paglen - - Bellwether Gallery, New York City, NY (closed, 2009)
   Trevor Paglen - Altman Siegel Gallery, San Francisco, CA

   Trevor Paglen: The Other Night Sky / MATRIX 225 - Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive BAM/PFA, Berkeley, CA

   Trevor Paglen - - Bellwether Gallery, New York City, NY (closed, 2009)


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   1st International Biennial of Contemporary Art of Cartagena de Indias - International Biennial of Contemporary Art of Cartagena de Indias, Cartagena de Indias
Description  Distant Images, Local Positions - EFA Project Space - The Elizabeth Foundation for the Art, New York City, NY
   Private Matters - Apexart, New York City, NY

   Life: On The Moon - Various Small Fires (VSF), Los Angeles, CA
   Harun Farocki & Trevor Paglen - Visibility Machines - Center for Art and Visual Culture, Baltimore, MD
   Dissident Futures - Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
   Color! American Photography Transformed - Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth, TX
Description and image Kunsthalle WinterthurThe Wizard`s Chamber - curated by/ kuratiert von Lara Pan - Kunsthalle Winterthur, Winterthur Send message
   A trip to the moon - Proyectos Monclova, Mexico City
   A Democracy of Images: Photographs from the Smithsonian American Art Museum - Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC
   Transmissions - Altman Siegel Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Description and image  A Different Kind Of Order: The ICP Triennial - The ICP Triennial of Photography and Video, New York City, NY
   More Real? Art in the Age of Truthiness - The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN
   Free Enterprise - The Art of Citizen Space - UCR / California Museum of Photography, Riverside, CA

   Dieu Est Un Fumeur De Havanes - MUDAM - Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg
   Brighton Photo Biennial 2012 - Brighton Photo Biennial, Brighton (England)
Description and image  How Much Fascism? - Basis voor Actuele Kunst - BAK, Utrecht
   7th Liverpool Biennial - Liverpool Biennial of Contemporary Art, Liverpool (England)
   More Real? Art in the Age of Truthiness - Site Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM
   Bild-Gegen-Bild - Haus der Kunst München, Munich
   Status 24 - Dokumente Von Heute - Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur
   Dark Sky - Adam Art Gallery Te Pātaka Toi, Wellington
   Ministry of Truth - Boers-Li Gallery, Beijing
   Object Fictions - James Cohan Gallery - New York, New York City, NY

Description and image  Invisibles Fields / Campos invisibles - Arts Santa Mònica, Barcelona
   Architecture of Fear - Z33, Hasselt
   Details - Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen
   Wild Sky - Edith-Russ-Haus für Medienkunst, Oldenburg
   Magical Consciousness - Arnolfini, Bristol (England)
   Secret Satellites - Belfast Exposed, Belfast (Northern Ireland)
   Experimental Geography - Foreman Art Gallery of Bishop’s University, Sherbrooke, QC
   Experimental Geography - Sporobole - Centre en art actuel, Sherbrooke, QC
   The Presence of Absence - Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia, SC

   Eknæs / Paglen / Ukeles / Vertov - Kunsthall Oslo, Oslo
   Free - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
   Nous ne notons pas les fleurs, dit le géographe - Bétonsalon, Paris
Description  The Young Artists’ Biennial - Police the police - The Young Artists’ Biennial, Bucharest
   Ritratti del Potere - Centro di Cultura Contemporanea Strozzina (CCCS), Florence
   Schritte ins Verborgene - Kunst und das Geheimnisvolle - Kunstmuseum des Kantons Thurgau, Warth
   ...And Then There Was X - Altman Siegel Gallery, San Francisco, CA
   Rethinking Location - Sprüth Magers Berlin, Berlin
Description and image  Catastrophe? Quelle Catastrophe! Manif d’art 5 – The Québec City Biennial - Manif d’art – The Québec City Biennial, Quebec City
   Don't Piss on Me and Tell Me it's Raining - Apexart, New York City, NY
   25 OR 30 YEARS GALLERY: PART III photography - Galerie Paul Andriesse, Amsterdam
Description and image  FotoFest 2010 - FotoFest Biennial, Houston, TX
   I Spy: Surveillance and Security - Sun Valley Center for the Arts, Ketchum, ID
   Experimental Geography - Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville, ME
   STATE OF MIND - A California Invitational - The Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, CA
   Missing - Robert Goff Gallery, New York City, NY

   Feedforward. El ángel de la Historia - Laboral - Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial, Gijón
   Experimental Geography - The Miller Gallery at Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburg, PA
Description and image  11th International İstanbul Biennial - International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul
   Reduced Visibility - MFAH - Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, TX
   Secrets in a Democracy - Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery at Scripps College, Claremont, CA
   "Red Thread" a prologue to Istanbul Biennial "What Keeps Mankind Alive?" - - Tanas, Berlin (closed, 2013)
Description  Universal Code - The Power Plant, Toronto, ON
   Still Revolution: Suspended in Time - mocca - Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Toronto, ON
   The New Normal - Canzani Center Gallery/Bureau for Open Culture at Columbus College of Art & Design, Columbus, OH
Description  2008 SECA Art Award - San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
   The End - The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburg, PA
   Experimental Geography - Rochester Art Center, Rochester, MN

   The New Normal - Galleries at Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD
   OURS: Democracy in the Age of Branding - Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, New York City, NY
   Scenes of Secrecy: Visual Studies on Suspicion, Intelligence, and Security - Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University, Durham, NC
   Experimental Geography - Richard E. Peeler Art Center - DePauw University , Greencastle, IN
Description and image  Taipei Biennial 2008 - Taipei Biennial, Taipei
   Atomic Afterimage - Boston University Art Gallery - BUAG, Boston, MA
   Democracy in America—Convergence Center, curated by Nato Thompson, Creative Time - Creative Time, New York City, NY
   The New Normal - Centro Huarte de Arte Contemporáneo, Huarte
   Under Surveillance - John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI
   The New Normal - Artists Space, New York City, NY
   Recoded: Landscapes and Politics of New Media - Peacock Visual Arts, Aberdeen (Scotland)
   Off the grid - Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY
   Transmediale 08: Conspire - Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin

   An Atlas - Gallery 400 - University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
   The Landscape of War - ICA - San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose, CA
   Dark Matters: Artists See the Impossible - Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
   Ominous Atmosphere - Marx & Zavattero, San Francisco, CA
   Crimes of Omission - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Art - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
   6 Billion Perps Held Hostage! Artists Address Global Warming - The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburg, PA
   Free Radicals - The Israeli Center for Digital Art, Holon
   Close Calls 2007 - Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA

   The Domain of the Great Bear 2/3 – Dystopische Landschaft - kunstraum muenchen, Munich
   The look of law - Room Gallery at University of California, Irvine, CA
   Only the Paranoid Survive - HVCCA - Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peekskill, NY
   Die Kultur der Angst - The Culture of Fear - Halle 14, Leipzig


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 Galerie Thomas Zander, Cologne


 Metro Pictures Gallery, New York City, NY
 Altman Siegel Gallery, San Francisco, CA


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