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Kota Ezawa  1969, DE, US

Rank (2014): 1012 – 

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USA 93
Germany 10
Spain 6
France 5

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Artist Rank
Robin Rhode  290 12
William Kentridge  23 12
Paul Chan  277 8
Zhou Xiaohu  2456 8

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  Haines Gallery, USA 11
  Murray Guy, USA 7
  Galerie Anita Beckers, Germany 4

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1969 Born in Cologne (DE)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 138  Please report missing Information

until 30.11.2015
   Kota Ezawa - Boardwalk - Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA Send message

until 19.10.
   Convergences: Selected Photographs from the Permanent Collection - The Getty Center, Los Angeles, CA Send message


to top Solo shows   23

   Kota Ezawa: Redrawn - Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY

   Metropolitan - Galeria Mendes Wood, São Paulo
   Kota Ezawa - The Curse of Dimensionality - Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA

   Kota Ezawa - Galeria Mendes Wood, São Paulo
  FELDBUSCHWIESNERKota Ezawa - City of Nature - FELDBUSCHWIESNER, Berlin Send message
   Ground Control: Beatles Uber California Kota Ezawa - Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH
Description  KOTA EZAWA - City of Nature - Murray Guy, New York City, NY

   Kota Ezawa - Beatles über California - Galerie Anita Beckers, Frankfurt/Main

   Kota Ezawa: Odessa Staircase Redux - Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA
   Kota Ezawa, Rock & Bluse - Brawl. Der Rock brennt - - 14-1 Galerie, Stuttgart (closed, 2012)
Description and image  Kota Ezawa - Group Show - Galerie Anita Beckers, Frankfurt/Main

   KOTA EZAWA - Multiplex - Murray Guy, New York City, NY
   New Media Series: Kota Ezawa - Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis, MO

   Kota Ezawa - Gandy Gallery, Bratislava
   Kota Ezawa - Jotel California - Hayward Gallery, London
   Kota Ezawa - Re-Animating History - Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, MA
   Media Test Wall - Koto Ezawa: Three Works - MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, MA

   Kota Ezawa - Artpace - San Antonio, San Antonio, TX
   Kota Ezawa: The History of Photography Remix - Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA

   Kota Ezawa - Matrix 154 - The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford, CT
   Lennon Sontag Beuys - Murray Guy, New York City, NY
   Kota Ezawa - On Photography - Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA

   Kota Ezawa: Who’s Afraid of Black, White & Grey - Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA


to top Group shows   113

   Between Critique and Absorption - Contemporary Art and Consumer Culture - Haggerty Museum of Art, Milwaukee, WI
   Out of Site - PEER, London
   Fundamental Abstraction III - Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA

   Conflict Resolution - Pierre-François Ouellette Art Contemporain, Montreal, QC
Description  This Is Not America: Resistance, Protest and Poetics - ASU Art Museum - Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ
   BOOKS & CO. - Gagosian Gallery , New York City, NY
   The Unphotographable - Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA

   Project 35 - North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC
   SUPER 8 - Part 2 - Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin
   Occupy Bay Area - Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
   The Art of the Book - Seager Gray Gallery, Mill Valley, CA
   A la croisée des images - Maison Européenne de la Photographie, Paris
   Project 35 - Kunsthaus CentrePasquArt - Centre d'Art, Biel/Bienne
   The End - Johannes Vogt Gallery, New York City, NY
   Corporations Are People Too - Winkleman Gallery, New York City, NY

   Fifty Years Of Bay Area Art - The Seca Awards - San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
   Archival Impulse - Gallery 400 - University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
   2011 Benefit Auction Preview Exhibition - SF Camerawork, San Francisco, CA
   Project 35 - Gertrude contemporary art spaces, Melbourne, VIC
   Reconstructed World - di Rosa, Napa, CA
   Selections From Project 35 - Indianapolis Museum of Art - IMA, Indianapolis, IN
   SERIOUS GAMES - Krieg – Medien – Kunst - Mathildenhöhe, Darmstadt
Description  Blink! Light, Sound & the Moving Image - Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO
   H-Box - Artsonje Center, Seoul
   Seeing Now: Photography Since 1960 - The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD

Description  21st Century: Art in the First Decade - Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD
   The Image In Question. War – Media – Art - Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Cambridge, MA
   Selections from Projects 35: International Video - New Orleans Museum of Art NOMA, New Orleans, LA
   Mash-up: Splicing Life - Contemporary Art Galleies - UConn School of Fine Arts, Storrs, CT
   The Tell-Tale Heart (Part 2) - James Cohan Gallery - Shanghai, Shanghai
   The Tell-Tale Heart (Part 2) - James Cohan Gallery - New York, New York City, NY
   3 + 3 - Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA
   Pervasive Influence: The Mechanical Bride - mocca - Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Toronto, ON
   New York Now - Murray Guy, New York City, NY
   Endgame - - Slaughterhousespace, Healdsburg, CA (closed)
   CUE: Artists’ Videos - Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC
   Video Art: Replay, Part 2. Everyday Imaginar - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Art - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

   Talking Pictures - Site Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM
   The Moving Image: Scan to Screen, Pixel to Projection II - Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach
Description and image  Dress Codes: The Third ICP Triennial of Photography and Video - The ICP Triennial of Photography and Video, New York City, NY
   Fleuves - cneai =, Chatou
   Fleuves - Gandy Gallery, Bratislava
   An Autobiography Of The San Francisco Bay Area, Part 1: San Francisco Plays Itself - SF Camerawork, San Francisco, CA
   The New Normal - Montgomery Art Center, Claremont, CA
   Grau Zero - Paço das Artes, São Paulo
   Suddenly This Summer - Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York City, NY
   Untitled (History Painting): Painting and Public Life in the 21st Century - UMMA - The University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, MI
   The Moving Image: Scan to Screen, Pixel to Projection - Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach
   Sustainable? - Central Connecticut State University Art Galleries, New Britain, CT
   LandMark - Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA
   H Box - Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach
   The New Normal - Canzani Center Gallery/Bureau for Open Culture at Columbus College of Art & Design, Columbus, OH
   Animated Painting - Faulconer Gallery, Grinnell, IA
   Superlight : Selections from the 2nd Biennial 01SJ Global Festival of Art on the Edge - MOCA - Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland, Cleveland, OH
   Between Grass And Sky: Rhythms Of A Cowboy Poem - Nevada Museum of Art NMA, Reno, NV

   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
   worlds on video – international video art - Centro di Cultura Contemporanea Strozzina (CCCS), Florence
   Turn and Widen - Seoul Museum of Art (SeMA), Seoul
   The New Normal - Centro Huarte de Arte Contemporáneo, Huarte
Description and image  Tea Time - Leben mit der Kunst - Galerie Anita Beckers, Frankfurt/Main
   Kiki: The Proof is in the Pudding - Ratio 3, San Francisco, CA
Description and image  The Cinema Effect: Illusion, Reality, and the Moving Image: Part 2 - Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC
   2008 01SJ - ZERO1 Biennial, San Jose, CA
Description and image  Kota Ezawa / Philipp Grammaticopoulos / Yves Netzhammer - Animation in Videoart - Galerie Anita Beckers, Frankfurt/Main
   My [public] space - - NIMk - Netherlands Media Art Institute, Amsterdam (closed, 2013)
   The New Normal - Artists Space, New York City, NY
   Photography on Photography: Reflections on the Medium since 1960 - The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, NY
   Geopolitics of the Animation - MARCO Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo, Vigo
Description and works of art  Two-Fold Faction - video exhibition - PKM GALLERY - Beijing, Beijing
   THE OBJECT IS THE MIRROR (PART II) - Wilkinson Gallery, London
   Into the Atomic Sunshine -- Post-War Art under Japanese Peace - The Puffin Room, New York City, NY
Description and image  Flicker Fusion - DiverseWorks, Houston, TX

   Landscapes vs. Netscapes - Unit B Gallery, San Antonio, TX
   Animated Histories - Noga Gallery of Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv
   Animated Painting - San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, CA
   The Temporal Moving Image - Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA
   Geopolíticas de la animación - Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo (CAAC), Sevilla
   Matthew Buckingham, Francis Cape, Kota Ezawa, Matthew Higgs - Murray Guy, New York City, NY
   On Paper - Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA
   On the Scene - Kota Ezawa, Sarah Hobbs, Angela Strassheim - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
   Image Processor - Lombard Freid Gallery, New York City, NY
   Històries animades - CaixaForum Palma, Palma de Mallorca
   Videology - Gandy Gallery, Bratislava
   Histoires animées - Le Fresnoy, Studio national des arts contemporains, Tourcoing
   Kota Ezawa, Mathieu Bernard-Reymond - Reality Reloaded - - 14-1 Galerie, Stuttgart (closed, 2012)
Description  2006 SECA Art Award - San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
   New Prints 2007/ Winter - International Print Center New York, New York City, NY

   Director’s Choice - Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Description  Die Römer II - Projektraum der Akademie Schloss Solitude, Stuttgart
   Històries animades - Sala Rekalde, Bilbao
   Ruby Satelite - UCR / California Museum of Photography, Riverside, CA
   NextNew2006 - Art and Technology - ICA - San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose, CA
   Ruby Satellite - Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL
   Històries animades - CaixaForum Barcelona, Barcelona
   Metro Pictures, part two - Museum of Contemporary Art - North Miami (MOCA), Miami, FL
   The Last Generation - Jousse Entreprise, Paris
   The Backroom: Sf - SF Camerawork, San Francisco, CA
   the backroom - - New Langton Arts, San Francisco, CA (closed, 2009)

   The Last Generation - Apexart, New York City, NY
   Bay Area Bazaar - Pulliam Gallery , Portland, OR
   Drawn Out - Gallery 400 - University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
   This side toward screen - Murray Guy, New York City, NY
   li still believe in miracles - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey MARCO, Monterrey, NL
   I Still Believe in Miracles - part 1 - Musée d´Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris - MAM/ARC, Paris
   in words and pictures - Murray Guy, New York City, NY

   2004 California Biennial - California Pacific Triennial, Newport Beach
   5th Shanghai Biennale - Techniques of the visible - Shanghai Biennale, Shanghai
   Baja to Vancouver - CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, CA
   Temporalscape - Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA

   Color Value - Gallery 400 - University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL

   Bay Area Now 3 - Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA

   Fall Out (Air Raids: LA Freewaves Festival at Otis College) - Ben Maltz Gallery at Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA


 Dealer Directory  5


 Galerie Anita Beckers, Frankfurt/Main


 Gandy Gallery, Bratislava


 Murray Guy, New York City, NY
 Senior & Shopmaker Gallery, New York City, NY
 Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA


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 Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD


 MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
 Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita, KS


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