Sprüth Magers Berlin London

biography

Alexandre Singh

Lives and works in New York, USA



1980 born in Bordeaux, France

Education



2006 Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture
2003–2005 School of Visual Arts, New York
1998–2001 Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art, Oxford University

Awards and Grants




2012 Prix Meurice 2012/2013, Paris, F
2011-12 La Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, F
2011 Résidences Internationales aux Recollets, Paris, F
2009 Rema Hort Mann Visual Grant, New York
2007 Arts Council of England Grant, East International, Norwich Art Gallery, Norwich

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

oct 11 - nov 09 2019A Gentle HorrorMetro Pictures,
New York, USA
sep 07 2019 - apr 12 2020Alexandre Singh: A Gothic TaleLegion of Honour Museum, San Francisco
- 2019The Appointment, Legion of HonorFine Arts Museums of San Francisco,
USA
may 19 - jun 16 2018Alexandre SinghGALERIE ART : CONCEPT,
Paris
apr 30 - sep 03 2016The School for Objects Criticized AESprüth Magers Berlin
oct 23 - oct 23 2014The Humans (Screening)Silencio,
Paris
jul 05 - jul 09 2014The Humans (Theatre Play)68th Festival D'Avignon,
France
jan 24 - mar 29 2014The HumansSprüth Magers London
nov 2013The Humans (theatre play)Brooklyn Academy of Music,
New York
sep 2013The Humans (teatre play)Schouwburg Rotterdam,
Rotterdam
jan 17 - mar 13 2013The PledgeThe Drawing Center,
New York
nov 03 - dec 16 2012Assembly InstructionsNassauischer Kunstverein,
Wiesbaden
apr 26 2012 - jan 06 2013The HumansWitte de With,
Rotterdam
nov 17 2011 - feb 04 2012Assembly Instruction: The PledgeMonitor Gallery,
Rome
sep 10 - nov 13 2011Assembly Instruction: The PledgeArt:Concept,
Paris
jun 15 - jun 19 2011The Dialogues of the ObjectsArt Basel 42: Statements,
Basel
jan 15 - mar 23 2011Alexandre SinghSprüth Magers Berlin
2011La Critique de L'Ecole des ObjetsPalais de Tokyo,
Paris
2010The School for Objects & The School for Objects CriticizedMonitor Gallery,
Rome
20093 Lectures + 1 Story = 4 Evenings: Performa Biennial 09White Columns,
New York
2009Assembly Instructions (Tangential Logick)Harris Lieberman Gallery,
New York
2008Assembly InstructionsJack Hanley Gallery,
San Francisco
2008The Marque of the Third StripeMonitor Gallery,
Rome
2007The Marque of the Third StripeWhite Room, White Columns,
New York

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

dec 08 2018 - feb 02 2019Rebus A.o., Alexandre SinghKunstsaele Berlin,
Germany
jul 24 - aug 31 2018PLAYED A.o., Alexandre SinghNeulich an der Salzach,
Salzburg, Austria
apr 07 - jul 09 2017Enter Stage Left A.o., Alexandre SinghThe Glucksman, University College Cork,
Ireland
oct 10 2015 - jan 17 2016The Bottom Line A.o., Alexandre SinghS.M.A.K.,
Belgium
sep 13 - oct 16 2015…and the soft ground in the garden was also a constellation…Alexandre SinghLychee One Gallery,
London
jun 21 - oct 18 2015Triennial of Contemporary Prints 2015 A.o., Alexandre SinghMusée des beaux-arts,
Le Locle
jun 05 - sep 09 2015Storylines: Contemporary Art at the Guggenheim A.o., Alexandre SinghSolomon R. Guggenheim Museum,
New York
nov 14 - nov 16 2014Playground Festival 2014, The Humans (Screening) A.o., Alexandre SinghCinema ZED,
STUK Leuven
nov 05 2014 - jan 11 2015Shit and Die A.o., Alexandre SinghPalazzo Vacour,
Torino
oct 26 - nov 29 2014Cartography of the Mind's I A.o., Alexandre SinghBarbara Seiler,
Zürich
sep 23 - oct 19 2014Honey, I rearranged the collection ! A.o., Alexandre SinghMusée des arts et médias,
Moscow
sep 11 - oct 11 2014Notes from the Field A.o., Alexandre SinghMargaret Lawrence Gallery,
Melbourne
jul 18 - sep 05 2014The Preparation of the Novel A.o., Alexandre SinghFabra i Coats - Centre d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona
jul 18 - sep 05 2014The Preparation of the NovelAlexandre SinghBook Lovers, Fabra i Coats - Centre d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona
jun 12 - jun 29 2014Prix Canson 2014, Fonds Canson pour l'Art et Papier A.o., Alexandre SinghGalerie Esther Montoriol,
Barcelona
may 24 - jul 27 2014Giving Contours To Shadows A.o., Alexandre SinghNeuer Berliner Kunstverein
may 15 - jul 15 2014La part animale A.o., Alexandre SinghGalerie Sophie Scheidecker,
Paris
feb 28 - apr 20 2014Invisible Hand: Curating as Gesture A.o., Alexandre SinghThe Central Academy of Fine Arts Museum Biennale,
Beijing
nov 09 2013 - feb 23 2014Zeichen. Sprache. Bilder - Schrift in der Kunst seit den 1960er Jahren A.o., Richard Artschwager, Jenny Holzer, Astrid Klein, Joseph Kosuth, Barbara Kruger, Ed Ruscha, Alexandre SinghStädtische Galerie Karlsruhe
oct 16 2013 - jan 04 2014La tyrannie des objets A.o., Alexandre SinghGalerie des Galeries, Paris
oct 08 - oct 27 2013Prix Meurice for Contemporary Art 2013/2014 A.o., Alexandre SinghHotel Le Meurice, Paris
oct 08 - dec 15 2013Despite our Difference A.o., Alexandre SinghHippocrene Foundation, Paris
sep 13 - oct 19 2013Pataphysics. A theoretical exhibition A.o., Alexandre SinghSean Kelly, New York
sep 12 2013 - jan 05 201412th Biennale de Lyon A.o., Alexandre Singh12th Biennale de Lyon
sep 06 - nov 02 2013La vie matérielle A.o., Alexandre SinghFondation D'Entreprise Ricard,
Paris
jun 29 - nov 11 2013Les aventures de la véritéAlexandre Singh, Frank StellaFondation Maeght,
Saint Paul
may 18 - oct 08 2013Jetztzeit + L’Esquena de l’Àngel A.o., Alexandre SinghCentre d'Art la Panera
mar 07 - jun 09 2013The Causes of Things A.o., Alexandre SinghCentrale for contemporary art,
Brussels
feb 23 - mar 23 2013Ils usaient de la parole un peu comme le chef de train de ses drapeaux, ou de sa lanterne. A.o., Alexandre SinghNote on,
Berlin
jan 25 - mar 09 2013Book Lovers A.o., Alexandre SinghThe Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts,
New York
dec 10 2012 - jan 27 2013Schaubilder A.o., Alexandre SinghBielefelder Kunstverein,
Bielefeld
dec 10 - feb 05 2012The Greater Cloud A.o., Alexandre SinghNetherlands Media Art Institute,
Amsterdam
oct 11 - oct 21 2012Prix Meurice for Contemporary Art 2012/2013 A.o., Alexandre SinghHotel Le Meurice, Paris
sep 16 - dec 09 2012Re-Opening A.o., Gerda Scheepers, Alexandre SinghDeweer Gallery,
Otegem
sep 12 - oct 27 2012UNREST: Revolution against Reason A.o., Alexandre Singhapexart,
New York
jun 30 - sep 30 2012Bold Tendencies VI A.o., Alexandre SinghPeckham Rye Multistory Car Park,
London
jun 19 - sep 17 2012100 Years of Performance A.o., Alexandre SinghGarage Center of Contemporary Culture,
Moscow
jun 12 - jul 24 2012Bagna Cauda A.o., Alexandre SinghArt:Concept,
Paris
jun 11 - jul 11 2012Wide Open School A.o., Alexandre SinghHayward Gallery,
London
may 25 - jul 22 2012Biennale Bucharest A.o., David Maljkovic, Alexandre SinghBB5 Biennale Bucharest
mar 01 - jun 10 2012Weighted Words A.o., Alexandre SinghZabludowicz Collection,
London
feb 11 - mar 24 2012Cultural Production A.o., Alexandre SinghAndrea Rosen Gallery,
New York
feb 03 - mar 10 2012Crime is on both sides A.o., Alexandre SinghGaleria Stereo,
Poznan
jan 2012 - jan 27 2013Après Giorgio A.o., Alexandre SinghFondazione Giorgio e Sia de Chirico,
Rome
2012Lost in L.A. A.o., Alexandre SinghMunicipal Art Gallery,
Los Angeles
2012Oh, you mean cellophane and all that crap A.o., Alexandre SinghCalder Foundation,
New York
2012Crossing Mirrors A.o., Alexandre SinghRosenblum Collection & Friends,
Paris
2012100 Years A.o., Alexandre SinghBoston University Art Gallery,
Boston
2011Beyond A.o., Alexandre SinghKUMU Art Museum of Estonia,
Tallinn
2011Skeleton in the closet A.o., Alexandre SinghReMap3,
Athens
2011Skeleton in the closet A.o., Alexandre SinghKunstverein Heidelberg,
Heidelberg
2011Microstoria A.o., Alexandre SinghTalbot Rice Gallery,
Edinburgh
2011Proposal (a room, some things)for Rome A.o., Alexandre SinghMonitor Gallery,
Rome
2011Update #2 A.o., Alexandre SinghWhite Columns,
New York
2011En Casa A.o., Alexandre SinghLa Casa Encendida,
Madrid
2011Notes and Projects: A Journal and Exhibition A.o., Alexandre SinghHollybush Gardens,
London
nov 05 2010 - jan 08 2011Fax A.o., Alexandre SinghNew Galerie,
Paris
oct 14 - oct 17 2010Frieze Film A.o., Alexandre SinghFrieze Art Fair,
London
sep 15 - sep 30 2010Out of the Box A.o., Alexandre SinghEmily Harvey Foundation,
New York
jun 11 - jul 30 2010Voices from Silence – Truths Unveiled by Time A.o., Alexandre SinghOpdahl Gallery,
Berlin
jun 11 - jul 18 2010Acts are for actors A.o., Alexandre SinghSouthfirst Gallery,
New York
jun 11 - sep 05 2010Dynasty A.o., Alexandre SinghPalais de Tokyo, Paris/Musée d'art Moderne de la Ville de Paris
may 03 - jul 26 2010Knight's Move A.o., Alexandre SinghSculpture Center,
New York
2010These gifts must always move A.o., Alexandre SinghSutton Gallery Project Space,
Melbourne
2010FAX A.o., Alexandre SinghDowd Gallery, State University of New York, College at Cortland, Cortland,
New York
2010Arrivals and Departures_Europe A.o., Alexandre SinghMole Vancitellia,
Ancona
2010Fax A.o., Alexandre SinghMuseo de Arte Carrillo Gil,
Mexico City
2010Fax A.o., Alexandre SinghBurnaby Art Gallery,
Burnaby
2010Manifesta 8 A.o., Alexandre SinghEuropean Biennial for Contemporary Art, Region of Murcia,
Murcia
2010Free A.o., Alexandre SinghNew Museum,
New York
2010Seven Little Mistakes A.o., Alexandre SinghMarino Marini Musuem,
Florence
2010Fax A.o., Alexandre SinghPara/Site Art Space,
Hong Kong
2010Fax A.o., Alexandre SinghPlug In ICA,
Winnipeg
2010Fax A.o., Alexandre SinghTorrance Art Museum,
Torrance
2009100 Years (version #2) A.o., Alexandre SinghMoMA PS1,
New York
2009Fax A.o., Alexandre SinghContemporary Museum,
Baltimore
2009NO SOUL FOR SALE, Rhizome at the New Museum A.o., Alexandre SinghX-Initiative,
New York
2009The Columns held Us Up, the invited (cordially uninvited) A.o., Alexandre SinghArtists Space,
New York
2009À corps et à textes A.o., Alexandre SinghLa Galerie, Noisy-le-sec,
Paris
2009Unaddressed Circumventions: Folds from a Failed Suicide A.o., Alexandre SinghGolden Grasshopper,
New York
2009Breathless A.o., Alexandre SinghVienna Market Hall,
Vienna
2009Exhibition A.o., Alexandre Singh211 Elizabeth St,
New York
2009Just in the Dark A.o., Alexandre SinghArcheaological site Mercati de Traiano, Rome
2009Fax A.o., Alexandre SinghThe Drawing Center, New York
2009Whose Territorial Imperative? A.o., Alexandre SinghThe Guild,
New York
apr 19 - may 31 2008‘Art Cannot Be Untaught’Pamela Rosenkranz, Alexandre SinghLa Rada,
Locarno
2008Hello Meth Lab in the Sun A.o., Alexandre SinghBallroom,
Marfa
2008UNCLEHEAD A.o., Alexandre SinghMuseu da Electricidade,
Lisbon
2008Cut The Cord! From Up Here Everything Makes Sense! A.o., Alexandre SinghOkay Mountain,
Austin
2008Art cannot be untaught A.o., Alexandre SinghLa Rada,
Locarno
2008Of This Tale I Cannot Guarantee A Single Word A.o., Alexandre SinghThe Royal College of Art,
London
2008A new high in getting low II A.o., Alexandre SinghJohn Connelly Presents,
New York
2007A new high in getting low A.o., Alexandre Singhartnews projects,
Berlin
2007Inaugural Group Show A.o., Alexandre SinghJack Hanley Gallery,
New York
2007The Singer Sucks, But The Band ... Finding The Good In An Otherwise Dismal World A.o., Alexandre SinghSunday,
New York
2007EAST International 17 A.o., Alexandre SinghNorwich Gallery,
Norwich
20079 or 10 works that I used to like … A.o., Alexandre SinghMonitor Gallery,
Rome
2007The First Antechamber A.o., Alexandre SinghProjects Arts Center,
Dublin
2007Temporary Measures A.o., Alexandre SinghAssociates,
London
2007Artists Self Portraits as Porn-stars A.o., Alexandre SinghZing Magazine, Circus of Books,
Los Angeles
2006'25 X '25 A.o., Alexandre SinghCereal Art Project Room,
Philadelphia
2006Alexandre Singh & Goody B Wiseman A.o., Alexandre SinghSecond Gallery, Boston
2006Benefit Show A.o., Alexandre SinghWhite Columns,
New York
2006Slow Burn A.o., Alexandre SinghGalerie Edward Mitterand,
Geneva
2005Paper Deviations A.o., Alexandre SinghThe Proposition,
New York
2005Open Walls A.o., Alexandre SinghWhite Columns,
New York
2005If You're Feeling Sinister A.o., Alexandre SinghAlona Kagan,
New York
2005Justin Lowe - On the Beach A.o., Alexandre SinghPrinted Matter,
New York
2005The Best: SVA MFA Thesis Show A.o., Alexandre SinghVisual Arts Gallery,
New York
2005Paper Deviations A.o., Alexandre SinghThe Proposition,
New York
2005Tom Brauer & Alexandre Singh A.o., Alexandre SinghCapsule Gallery,
New York
oct 16 - nov 07 2004Romantic Detachment A.o., Alexandre SinghMoMA PS1,
New York
2004New American Talent 19 A.o., Alexandre SinghArthouse at the Jones Center,
Austin
2004Phillip: Divided by Lightning A.o., Alexandre SinghDeitch Projects,
New York
2001An Elephant Station A.o., Alexandre SinghVilma Gold,
London
2001Ruskin Degree Show A.o., Alexandre SinghOxford University,
Oxford