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Alex Da Corte

Born 1980, Camden, New Jersey
Lives and works in Philadelphia

EDUCATION

2010

MFA, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut

2004

BFA, Printmaking/Fine Arts, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia

2001

Film/Animation and Fine Arts, School of Visual Arts, New York

1999

Barnstone Studios, Copley, Pennsylvania

1998

Camden County College, Blackwood, New Jersey

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019

Karma, New York, Marigolds

2018

Kölnisher Kunsterveien, Colgone, THE SUPERMAN
Karma, New York, C-A-T Spells Murder
Josh Lilley Gallery, London, BAD LAND

2017

Secession, Vienna, Slow Graffiti
Herning Museum of Contemporary Art, Herning, Denmark, 50 Wigs
Mass MoCA, North Adams, Massachusetts, Free Roses

2016

Maccarone Gallery, New York, A Man Full of Trouble
Art + Practice, Los Angeles, A Season In He’ll

2015

Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam, Netherlands, Le Miroir Vivant
Gio Marconi, Milan, Devil Town
Luxembourg & Dayan, New York, Die Hexe

2014

Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, Easternsports; with Jayson Musson
Carl Koystál, Stockholm, A Night In Hell
David Risley Gallery, Copenhagen, Delirium I
White Cube, London, England, White Rain

2013

Joe Sheftl Gallery, New York, 1 O O O I S L A N D
Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art, Portland, Maine
ARTSPEAK, Vancouver, Canada, BACON BREAST
Wake, Detroit, Michigan, CAR WHORE
Nudashank, Baltimore, Dead Zone

2012

Mallorca Landings, Mallorca, Spain, Gentle Pain
Still House, New York, Magic Stick
Joe Sheftel , New York, Candy Rain
Galerie Olivier Robert, Paris, Night Chat

2011

Bodega/Extra Extra , Philadelphia, The Island Beautiful/Mortal Mirror

2010

Yale Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut, The Kind of Dog that Keeps You Waiting

2009

Golden Age, Chicago, Activity #91
La Montagne Gallery, Boston, Casual Luxury

2007

Parisian Laundry, Montreal, I Think About You All The Time
Stonefox Art Space, New York, I Attach Myself to You

2006

Space 1026, Philadelphia, Help Yourself to Roses

2005

Black Floor Gallery, Philadelphia, Welcome Your Sorrows
The University of The Arts, Philadelphia, The Death of All Things Beautiful

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019

Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, US: Ancient History of the Distant Future
The 58th Venice Biennale, May You Live in Interesting Times; curated by Ralph Rugoff
Rodeo, London, Dracula’s Wedding
Sadie Coles HQ, London, My Head is a Haunted House
Treignac Projet, Treignac, France, Garland

2018

The Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 57th Carnegie International
David Zwirner, New York, This Is Not a Prop
Musée d’art contemporain, Lyon, France, Collections
Reyes Projects, Birmingham, Michigan, Soft Focus

2017

Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, Cells
Carl Kostyál, Stockholm, Summer Show
The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, Dreamlands: Immersive Film and Cinema Since 1905

2016

Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek, Denmark, Illumination
Peres Projects, Berlin, Wild Style: Exhibition of Figurative Art
Patrick Seguin, Paris, Pièces-Meublés
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek, Denmark, Fire Under Snow
Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, Georgia, The 5th of July
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek, Denmark, Illumination

2015

Maccarone, New York, Bonsai #5
Musée d’art contemporain de Lyon, Lyon, France, Taut Eye Tau

2014

Mitchell-Innes & Nash, New York, Slip
Loyal, New York, Border Food
Higher Pictures, New York, The New Beauty of Our Modern Life
American Contemporary, New York, Cardboard Lover

2013

Fjord, Philadelphia, Body Without Organs; with Sean Fitzgerald
OKO Gallery, New York, As Is Wet Hoagie

2012

David Risley Gallery, Copenhagen, Painting Without Paint
Musée des Beaux-Arts, Montreal, New Skin For The Old Ceremony
Joe Sheftel Gallery, New York, Specifically Yours
Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, First Among Equals

2011

Jolie Laide Gallery, Philadelphia, BLEACH
Team Gallery, New York, Re: Empire
Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York, Spirit of the Signal
Cleopatra’s, Brooklyn, The Unlimited Plan (with Kate Levant)
Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, That’s How We Escaped: Reflections on Warhol
Museum of Modern Art, New York, New Skin for the Old Ceremony
Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, ICA Open Video Call Exhibition
Texas State University Gallery, San Marcos, Texas, SubStainability

2010

Contemporary Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri, Cellar Door: Front Room Series
Yvon Lambert, New York, Christmas in July

2009

Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, Rich Text
PS1 MoMA, New York, Between Spaces

2008

Asia Song Society, New York, I Want A Little Sugar In My Bowl
Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, Love Explosion
Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, 2000 Years of Sculpture
Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, Philadelphia, L’Autre
Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, This Is This

2006

The Warehouse Gallery, Syacuse, New York, Faux Naturel

2005

Nexus Gallery, Philadelphia, Nexus Selects
Whittier College, Whittier, California, Turning Pages

2003

Gallery One, The University of The Arts, Philadelphia, Red

AWARDS

Pew Fellowship in the Arts
Ted Carey Award
Eisman Travel Scholarship

RESIDENCIES

Fabric Workshop & Museum Apprenticeship, Philadelphia
University Of The Arts Residency Program, Philadelphia
Smith College Artist In Residence Program, Northampton, Massachusetts

COLLECTIONS

The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
Moderna Museet, Stockholm
Fondazione Prada, Milan
Aïshti Foundation, Antelias, Lebanon
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek, Denmark
Musée d’art contemporain de Lyon, Lyon, France
Marciano Art Foundation, Los Angeles
TPG/P&A, Philadelphia
The West Collection, Philadelphia

Publications

2018

C-A-T Spells Murder
Edited By Alex Da Corte and Sam McKinniss
Karma, New York
272 Pages, Softcover
9 1/8 × 6 1/2inches

2016

Alex Da Corte, A Man Full Of Trouble
Karma, New York
338 pages
11 × 8 1/4 inches
Alex Da Corte & Jayson Musson, Easternsports
Karma/ICA Philadelphia, New York
288 pages
8 1/4 × 6 inches

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