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Stelarc  1946, AU, GR

(Stelios Arcadiou)
Rank (2014): 3681 – 

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to top Artist's arttributes:

Performance, Body Art, BioArt
Conceptual Art

to top Most exhibitions in:

Australia 19
Germany 7
Canada 4

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Artist Rank
Orlan  1054 8
Bruce Nauman  3 8
Vito Acconci  86 8
Marina Abramovic  26 7
Yves Klein  116 7

to top Most exhibitions held at:

  Scott Livesey Galleries, Australia 2
  InterAccess Electronic Media Arts Centre, Canada 2
  ACCA - Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Australia 2
  IMA Institute of Modern Art, Australia 2

to top Biography:  Please report missing Information

19.6.1946 Born in Limassol (CY)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 71  Please report missing Information

to top Solo shows   6

   Stelarc - Contestable Chimeras - Meat, Metal & Code - LAZNIA - Centre for Contemporary Art, Gdansk

   Suspensions - Scott Livesey Galleries, Armadale, VIC

   Internet-Ear - Laboratoria Art & Science Space, Moscow

   Skin - Scott Livesey Galleries, Armadale, VIC

   Stelarc - Sherman Contemporary Art Foundation - SCAF, Sydney, NSW

   Prosthetic Head - InterAccess Electronic Media Arts Centre, Toronto, ON


to top Group shows   65

   Melbourne Now - NGV National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, VIC
   The Naked Man - Ludwig Museum - Museum of Contemporary Art - Budapest, Budapest

Description  Der Nackte Mann - Lentos Kunstmuseum Linz, Linz

   Tell me Tell me: Australian and Korean art 1976-2011 - National Museum of Contemporary Art Korea, Gwacheon
   WRO Media Art Biennale 2011 - WRO Media Art Biennale, Wroclaw
Description and image  Afterglow: performance art and photography - MGA - Monash Gallery of Art, Wheelers Hill, Victoria
   Face to Face: Portraiture in a digital age - Ayala Museum, Makati City

   Alter Nature: Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger - CIAP, Hasselt
   An das Gerät! - ACC Galerie Weimar, Weimar
   Biotopia - KUNSTEN Museum of Modern Art Aalborg (former Nordjyllands Kunstmuseum), Aalborg
   Roboterträume - Kunsthaus Graz, Graz
Description  Face to Face: Portraiture in a aDigital Age - The Art Center - Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok
   CyberArts 10 - Prix Ars Electronica Exhibition - OK Offenes Kulturhaus OÖ, Linz
   Roboterträume - Museum Tinguely, Basel
   duetto - AEAF - Australian Experimental Art Foundation, Adelaide, SA
   Present Tense: An imagined grammar of portraiture in the digital age - National Portrait Gallery , Canberra, ACT
   An das Gerät! - Halle 14, Leipzig

Description  SK–INTERFACES - Casino Luxembourg - Forum d'art contemporain, Luxembourg
   Face To Face: Portraiture in a Digital Age - Hazelhurst Regional Gallery & Arts Centre, Gymea, NSW
   Hermes’s Ear - House of the Lords of Kunštát, Brno
Description and image  All that is solid melts into air - MuHKA Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen, Antwerp
   Corpus Extremus (LIFE+) - - Exit Art, New York City, NY (closed, 2012)

Description and image  PERFORMING THE CITY - Kunst Aktionismus im Stadt Raum 60er und 70er Jahre - Lothringer13 - Städtische Kunsthalle München, Munich
   Synthetic Times: Media Art China 2008 - National Art Museum of China - NAMOC, Beijing
   Gravity in Art - Telic Arts Exchange, Los Angeles, CA
   SK-Interfaces - FACT (Foundation for Art and Creative Technology), Liverpool

   CAFKA 07 - Haptic - The Contemporary Art Forum | Kitchener and Area (CAFKA), Kitchener, ON
   Eye to "i" - the self in recent art - Ballarat Fine Art Gallery, Ballarat, VIC
   Ver bailar. Diálogo entre la danza y las bellas artes - Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo (CAAC), Sevilla
   From Science Fiction to Reality - Hellenic American Union Gallery, Athens
   Tanzen, Sehen - Museum für Gegenwartskunst Siegen, Siegen
   transmediale.07 - Akademie der Künste, Berlin
   Ear of Hermes - Magyar Muhely Galéria, Budapest

   Renegades 25 Years of Performance at Exit Art - - Exit Art, New York City, NY (closed, 2012)
   Matchmaking 2006 ’MASKIN’ - Trondheim Electronic Arts Centre, Trondheim
   Imagine…the creativity shaping our culture - Heide Museum of Modern Art, Melbourne, VIC
   lend me your ear - Kunstverein Bad Salzdetfurth e.V., Bodenburg
   Hermes´s Ear - Nitra Gallery / Nitrianska Galeria, Nitra

   The Gravity in Art - de Appel Boys' School, Amsterdam

   The Nature Machine: Contemporary Art , Nature and Technology - Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD
Description  Playground Robotics - [], Basel
   Il nudo fra ideale e realtà - - Galleria d'Arte Moderna di Bologna - GAM, Bologna (closed, 2007)

   Transfigure - ACMI - Australian Centre for the Moving Image, Melbourne, VIC
   Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art 2003 - Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art, Gothenburg

   Georg Herold - "O M" - Galerie Bärbel Grässlin, Frankfurt/Main
   Immersion - The John Curtin Gallery, Perth, WA
   Bienniale of Electronic Arts - BEAP 2002 - - Biennale of Electronic Arts Perth - BEAP, Bentley, WA (closed)
   The Uncanny: Experiments in Cyborg Culture - Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC

   Estranged Body and Alternate Interfaces - InterAccess Electronic Media Arts Centre, Toronto, ON
   Yokohama 2001 - International Triennale of Contemporary Art - Yokohama Triennale Office, Tokyo
   Body as Byte - Kunstmuseum Luzern, Lucerne

   MAN – Body in Art from 1950-2000 - ARKEN Museum for Moderne Kunst, Ishoj
   The End of the World? - National Gallery Prague - Kinský Palace, Prague

   Cataract - Stadsgalerij Heerlen, Heerlen

   Endurance: The Information - Arcadia University Art Gallery , Glenside, PA

   3e Biennale de Lyon - La Biennale de Lyon, Lyon
   MEDIA-SCAPE 3 - TURBULENCES OF TRANSITION - HDLU - Croatian Association of Artists, Zagreb
   25 Years of Performance Art in Australia - ACCA - Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne, VIC
Description  Endurance - - Exit Art, New York City, NY (closed, 2012)

   25 Years of Performance Art in Australia - IMA Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD
   25 Years of Performance Art in Australia - - Ivan Dougherty Gallery, Sydney, NSW (closed, 2009)

   Fuel - ACCA - Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne, VIC

   Fuel - IMA Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD

   Metabody - Hallwalls at The Church, Buffalo, NY

   18° Bienal de Sao Paulo - Bienal de Sao Paulo, São Paulo


to top Collections  3   Please report missing Information


 Flinders University Art Museum & City Gallery, Adelaide, SA
 Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD
 The Ian Potter Museum of Art, Melbourne, VIC


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