James Richards

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19 October 2014 – 19 February 2015

James Richards: Ars Viva 2014/2015. Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg

11 October 2014 – 22 March 2015

James Richards: Cut to Swipe (Group show). MoMA, New York

30 September 2014 – 4 January 2015

Duncan Campbell and James Richards: Turner Prize 2014 Nominees. Tate Britain, London

13 September – 25 October 2014

James Richards: Mercy Mercy Mercy (Curatorial project). DAAD galerie, Berlin

28 May 2014

James Richards: Double Feature (Screening and talk). Shirin Kunsthalle, Frankfurt

8 May – 15 June 2014

James Richards: On Disturbance (Solo show). Magician Space, Beijing

12 May – 1 August 2014

James Richards wins Ars Viva Prize 2014: Exhibition touring Hamburger Kunsthalle, Berlin; Bonner Kunstverein, Bonn; Grazer Kunstverein, Graz, Austria from 18th October 2014 – Summer 2015

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Solo Shows

2014

Raking Light, Cabinet, London

On Disturbance, Magician Space, Beijing

 

2013

The Screens, Rodeo, Istanbul

 

2012

James Richards, CCA, Kitakyushu

 

2011

Not Blacking Out, Just Turning The Lights Off, Chisenhale Gallery, London

James Richards, Rodeo, Istanbul

 

2010

Disambiguation, (with Steve Reinke), Trinity Square Video, Toronto

Art Now: Clunie Reid and James Richards, (with Clunie Reid), Tate Britain, London

 

2009

Resolution, Swallow Street, London

Call and Bluff, Tramway, Glasgow

 

2008

Nought to Sixty, ICA, London

 

Group Shows

2014

Ars Viva 2014/2015, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg

Moving Images at the Heart of the Centre. Biennale of Moving Images 2014, Centre d’art contemporain, Geneva

Cut to Swipe, MoMA, New York

Burning Down the House, 10th Gwangju Bienniale, Gwangju, South Korea

Turner Prize 2014, Tate Britain, London

Looking Back: The Eighth White Columns Annual (selected by Pati Hertling), White Columns, New York

 

2013

Meanwhile … Suddenly and Then, 12th Biennale de Lyon, Lyon

The Image Thought, Kamel Mennour Gallery, Paris

Otherwise Unexplained Fires, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö

The Encyclopaedic Palace, 55th Venice Biennale, Venice

The Long Leash, The Ister, Brussels

Frozen Lakes, Artist Space, New York

It’s Over There, Simone Subal Gallery, New York

 

2012

All That Shines Ain’t No Gold, Rodeo, Istanbul

The Imaginary Museum, Kunstverein München, Munich

The Voice is a Language, (curated by Isla Leaver-Yap), Film and Performance Programme, Tate Modern, London

Chase of Grace, Maria Stenfors Gallery, London

 

2011

An Echo Button, (collaborative performace installation with Ed Atkins & Haroon Mirza) Zabludowicz Collection / Performa 2011, New York

Circulate, FOAM, Amsterdam

Subjective Projections, Bielefelder Kunstverein, Welle

Coming After, The Power Plant, Toronto

Case Histories, Alex Zachary Gallery, New York

 

2010

Fifteen, (curated by Louise Hutchinson & George Henry Longley), S1 Artspace, Sheffield

What It Is Not/ New Works UK, LUX, Outpost, Norwich and ARTPROJX New York, ARTPROJX at the SVA Theatre, New York in association with The Armory Show & Volta NY, New York

Cold War For Love, (curated by Ian White), Recent British Video, 52nd Zinebi Short Film and Documentary Festival, Bilboa

The Voice is a Language, (curated by Isla Leaver-Yap), Tramway, Glasgow

Misty Boundaries Fades and Dissolves, Form Content, London

Psychic Geography, Workplace Gallery, Gateshead

 

2009

Generational: Younger Than Jesus, The New Museum Of Contemporary Art, New York

A Song for Those in Search of What They Came With, Bellwether Gallery, New York

Film as a Subversive Art, Lux Project at Zoo Art Fair, London

Disturbing History, (curated by Hanne Mugaas & Lauren Cornell), Light Industry, New York

 

2008

Against Nature, Vegas Gallery, London

Light Reading, No.w.here Lab, London

 

2007

Invisible Mend, Lounge Gallery / LUX, London

 

2006

Incidents, Mathew Bown Gallery, London

Paradise, Tactile Bosch Studios, Cardiff

New Semantics, Whitechapel Gallery, (video screening), London

 

 

Curatorial Projects

 

2014

Alms For The Birds, (curated by James Richards), Cabinet Gallery, London

Mercy, Mercy, Mercy, (curated by James Richards), DAAD galerie, Berlin

 

2013

If Not Permanently, Then Memorably, (curated by James Richards), Spike Island, Bristol

Stedelijk | Film James Richards, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam

Infermental No.4, (introduced by James Richards), Light Industry, New York

 

2012

Surface Tension, Serpentine Memory Marathon, London

Works From the Experimental TV Center Archives, (selected by James Richards & Steven Cairns), ICA, London

 

2010

About Time, (works by Steve Reich, Charlemagne Palestine, Gunvar Nelson & Jim Shaw), Park Nights Event, Serpentine Pavillion, London

The NDP Exchange Programme, MIGRATING Forms Festival, Anthology Film Archive, New York

Infermental, (collaboration with Dan Kidner and George Clark), Focal Point Gallery, Southend On Sea

 

2009

Photography is Easy, (selected videos of Leslie Thornton), Form Content, London / Tramway, Glasgow

Mouth Room, Light Industry, New York

 

2007

Devotion, LUX, London and Basso, Berlin

 

 

Awards and Residencies

 

2014

Turner Prize, London (shortlisted)

Ars Viva Prize, Germany

 

2013 – 2014

DAAD Artist in Berlin Programme, Berlin

 

2012

Derek Jarman Award, London

CCA Kitakyushu, Professor of Research, March – April, Kitakyushu

 

2011

Luma Foundation Luma Award, Arles (shortlisted)

Experimental TV Center, Owego

 

2008

LUX Associated Artists Programme, London

 

2007

Light Reading, No.w.here Lab, London

 

 

Nominations

2014

Turner Prize, London (shortlisted)

Ars Viva Prize, Germany

 

2013 – 2014

DAAD Artist in Berlin Programme, Berlin

 

2012

Derek Jarman Award, London

CCA Kitakyushu, Professor of Research, March – April, Kitakyushu

 

2011

Luma Foundation Luma Award, Arles (shortlisted)

Experimental TV Center, Owego

 

2008

LUX Associated Artists Programme, London

 

2007

Light Reading, No.w.here Lab, London