biografia di Kara WALKER (1969)

Personal data


Birth : 1969 - Stockton CA California, United States
Sex : F
Nationality/Affiliation : United States

Address

Providence RI Rhode Island, United States

Representatives

Brent Sikkema – 530 West 22nd Street – New York NY, United States
Galerie Max Hetzler – Zimmerstrasse 90/91 – Berlin, Germany


Education

1991 : Atlanta College of Art (BFA) – 1280 Peachtree Street NE – Atlanta GA, United States
1994 : RISD Rhode Island School of Design (MFA) – Two College Street – Providence RI, United States

Work


Categorie and medium


Print-Multiple :
Drawing-Watercolor : Collage - Gouache - Graphite - Watercolour

Works

Untitled
Date of creation : 2000
Medium : Gouache/paper
Size : 26 x 18 cm
 
Emancipation Approximation
Date of creation : 1999
Medium : Collage/paper
 
The Means to an End... A Shadow Drama in Five Acts
Date of creation : 1995
Medium : Print
Process : aquatint-etching
 

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

2007

Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris – Paris, France
07/01/2007 – 09/09/2007

2006

Sikkema Jenkins & Co – New York NY, United States
03/04/2006 – 04/01/2006

2005

Tate Liverpool – Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
05/01/2005 – 10/31/2005

2004

Brent Sikkema – New York NY, United States
05/01/2004 – 10/31/2004

Tate Liverpool – Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
05/01/2004 – 10/31/2004

2003

Drawings
Brent Sikkema – New York NY, United States
06/04/2003 – 07/25/2003

2002

Nat Turner’s Revelation
Galerie Max Hetzler – Berlin, Germany
09/06/2002 – 10/26/2002

Kara Walker
Deutsche Guggenheim Berlin – Berlin, Germany
05/17/2002 – 07/07/2002

2001

Kara Walker
Des Moines Art Center – Des Moines IA, United States
2001

The Emancipation Approximation
Tel Aviv Museum of Art – Tel Aviv, Israel
2001

Why I like White Boys, an illustrated novel by Kara E. Walker negress
Centre d’Art Contemporain – Geneva GE, Switzerland
2001

American Primitive
Brent Sikkema – New York NY, United States
09/08/2001 – 10/13/2001

1995

The High and Soft Laughter of the Nigger Wenches Art Night
Brent Sikkema – New York NY, United States
1995

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

2006

Frieze Art Fair
Regent’s Park – London, United Kingdom
10/12/2006 – 10/15/2006
Represented by : Taka Ishii Gallery – 3-27-6 Kita Outsuka – Tokyo, Japan

2004

Art 35 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/16/2004 – 06/21/2004
Represented by : Brent Sikkema – 530 West 22nd Street – New York NY, United States

sf6 San Francisco International Art Exposition
Fort Mason – San Francisco CA, United States
01/16/2004 – 01/19/2004
Represented by : Greg Kucera Gallery – 212 Third Avenue S – Seattle WA, United States

2003

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/04/2003 – 12/07/2003
Represented by : Brent Sikkema – 530 West 22nd Street – New York NY, United States

Art Chicago 2003
Navy Pier’s Festival Hall – Chicago IL, United States
05/09/2003 – 05/12/2003
Represented by : Greg Kucera Gallery – 212 Third Avenue S – Seattle WA, United States

The Armory Show 2003
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
03/07/2003 – 03/10/2003
Represented by : Brent Sikkema – 530 West 22nd Street – New York NY, United States

2002

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/05/2002 – 12/08/2002
Represented by : Galerie Max Hetzler – Zimmerstrasse 90/91 – Berlin, Germany

Art 33 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/12/2002 – 06/17/2002
Represented by : Galerie Max Hetzler – Zimmerstrasse 90/91 – Berlin, Germany

The Armory Show 2002
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
02/22/2002 – 02/25/2002
Represented by : Taka Ishii Gallery – 3-27-6 Kita Outsuka – Tokyo, Japan

2001

Art Basel Miami Beach: cancelled
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/13/2001 – 12/16/2001
Represented by : Galerie Max Hetzler – Zimmerstrasse 90/91 – Berlin, Germany

Art 32 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/13/2001 – 06/18/2001
Represented by : Galerie Max Hetzler – Zimmerstrasse 90/91 – Berlin, Germany

The Armory Show 2001
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
02/23/2001 – 02/26/2001
Represented by : Parkett Editions – 2nd floor 155 Avenue of the Americas – New York NY, United States

2000

Kunst 2000 Zürich, n° 7
Zürich ZH, Switzerland
11/24/2000 – 11/27/2000
Represented by : Parkett Editions – 2nd floor 155 Avenue of the Americas – New York NY, United States


Group exhibitions

2005

Translation
Paris, France
06/23/2005 – 09/18/2005

2003

Whiteness, a Wayward Construction
Laguna Art Museum – Laguna Beach CA, United States
2003 – 07/06/2003

2002

Moving Pictures
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum – New York NY, United States
06/28/2002 – 01/12/2003

Bienal Internacional de São Paulo
Parque do Ibirapuera – São Paulo, Brazil
03/23/2002 – 06/02/2002

Looking Forward, Looking Black
Baltimore Museum of Art – Baltimore MD, United States
02/06/2002 – 05/05/2002

2001

The Americans. New Art
Barbican Gallery – London, United Kingdom
10/25/2001 – 12/23/2001

New to the Modern: Recent Acquisitions from the Department of Drawings
MoMA Museum of Modern Art – New York NY, United States
10/25/2001 – 01/08/2002

Collaborations with Parkett: 1984 to Now
MoMA Museum of Modern Art – New York NY, United States
04/05/2001 – 06/05/2001

2000

Age of Influence-Reflections in the Mirror of American Culture
MCA Museum of Contemporary Art – Chicago IL, United States
04/08/2000 – 06/04/2000

1999

Kunstwelten im Dialog
Museum Ludwig – Cologne, Germany
1999

The Passion and the Wave – 6th International Istanbul Biennial
Istanbul, Turkey
09/17/1999 – 10/30/1999

1998

Global Vision, New Art from the 90’s, part III
Deste Foundation Centre for Contemporary Art – Athens, Greece
1998

1997

Whitney Museum of American Art Biennial Exhibition, n°69
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
03/20/1997 – 06/01/1997

1995

La Belle et la Bête : Art contemporain américain
Musée d’Art Moderne de la ville de Paris – Paris, France
1995

Bibliography (Selected)


On the artist


Books

2002

Art Now
Publisher: Taschen – Hohenzollernring 53 – Cologne, Germany
Author: Grosenick Uta – Cologne, Germany
Author: Riemschneider Burkhard
2002
ISBN : 382281444X

2001

Women Artists in the 20th and 21st century
Publisher: Taschen – Hohenzollernring 53 – Cologne, Germany
Author: Grosenick Uta – Cologne, Germany
2001
ISBN : 3822858544


Monographies

2002

Kara Walker
Publisher: Kunstverein – Sophienstrasse 2 – Hanover, Germany
2002
ISBN : 3922675840


Periodicals

2003

VELLODI Kamini – Kara Walker
in: Contemporary n° 47/48 p. 107
London, United Kingdom
2003

2002

LOUISS Ange – Etendard Walker
in: Art Actuel n° 20 p. 72
Paris, France
05/2002-06/2002

BONACOSSA Ilaria – The Americans: New Art
in: Flash Art n° 222 p. 48 vol. 34
Milan MI, Italy
01/2002-02/2002

SUBOTNICK Ali – Kara Walker
in: Make The Magazine of Women’s art n° 92 p. 25
London, United Kingdom
04/2002-05/2002
ISBN : 13658190

2001

MAC ADAM Alfred – Kara Walker, Brent Sikkema
in: ARTnews p. 176
New York NY, United States
11/2001

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