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Oliver Michaels: Untitled J (From the series ‘Square Within A Square’), 2013, 122 x 122 cm

Untitled J (From the series ‘Square Within A Square’)
Oliver Michaels, 2013
122 x 122 cm

delusion / illusion (2014)

Oliver Michaels: Untitled A (From the series ‘Square Within A Square’), 2013, 61 x 61 cm
Oliver Michaels: Untitled B (From the series ‘Square Within A Square’), 2013, 61 x 61 cm
Oliver Michaels: Untitled D (From the series ‘Square Within A Square’), 2013, 61 x 61 cm
Oliver Michaels: Untitled E (From the series ‘Square Within A Square’), 2013, 61 x 61 cm
Oliver Michaels: Untitled F (From the series ‘Square Within A Square’), 2013, 61 x 61 cm
Oliver Michaels: Untitled H (From the series ‘Square Within A Square’), 2013, 61 x 61 cm
Oliver Michaels: Untitled I (From the series ‘Square Within A Square’), 2013, 122 x 122 cm
Oliver Michaels: Untitled J (From the series ‘Square Within A Square’), 2013, 122 x 122 cm
B.1972 London, Lives and works in Brooklyn

BA (Hons) Fine Art, Central Saint Martins, London

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2013 ‘Untitled’, COLE, London, UK

2011 'A Journey Between Two Fixed Points', COLE, London, UK

2010 ‘Museum Postcards’, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

2005 ‘Oliver Michaels’, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

SOLO VIDEO INSTALLATIONS
2012 Hammer Museum, CA

2006 Franklin Art Works, Minneapolis, MN

Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, PA
Art Tank, Miami, FL

2011 ‘Smile London', public installation, London Underground, UK

2005 Herzliya Museum of Art, Herzliya, Israel
Krefelder Kunstmuseen, Krefeld, Germany

GROUP EXHIBITIONS AND SCREENINGS

2013 ‘RIFF/T’, Baltic|39, Newcastle, UK
‘Interpreted Architecture, Triumph & Disaster, AL, US

2012 ‘One One One’, Annex East, London
‘Peripheral Nausea’, Brooklyn Fireproof, BK, NY

2011 'Improbable Self: Notes from the Void', Saint Cecilia's Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2010 ‘Rude Britannia: British Comic Art’, Tate Britain, London, UK
‘Superficial’, Cleopatra’s, Brooklyn, NY
‘The Alienation of Objects’ Zabludowicz Collection, 176, London, UK
‘Screening’, pop-up space, 203 Brompton Rd, London, UK

2009 'Re-Accession: For Sale By Owner', FLAG Art foundation, NY
'A Dry Run', Charlie Horse, Brooklyn, NY
'Rewind 4.0: Video Art 1960-2009', Depauw University Museum, IL
'Play', Vanessa Quang Gallery, Paris, France

‘Remote Viewing: The best of Loop’, Pacific Design Center, CA
‘Open End’, Tank TV,

2008 ‘In Pieces’, Christopher Landoni 1971–2005, 39 Myddleton Square, London, UK
‘Basement Tapes’, Théâtre Garonne, Toulouse, France
‘Abstract Horror’, Galapagos, Brooklyn, NY

2007 ‘Home Sweet Home’, ICA, San Jose, CA

‘Collezone #2’, Brancolini Grimaldi Gallery, Rome, Italy
‘Magical Mundane’, Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago

2006 'Protections', Kunsthaus Graz, Graz, Austria

'Home Theatre', Simon Fraser University Gallery, Burnaby, Bristish Columbia, Canada
'Play! The Art of the Game' Cobra Museum voor Moderne Kunst, Amsterdam

'The Space Between Us', University Art Museum, University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, NY

‘Out Of True’, Miami, FL

‘XCÈNTRIC- Monogràfics’, Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona

2005 'Greater New York', P.S. 1, Long Island City, NY
'Scenes de Vie', Centre Culturel Suisse, Paris, France.
'The Future is Stupid – Songs for a Future Generation', MAMA, Rotterdam, Netherlands
'You don’t even know what you don’t know', CAC TV Night, Vilnius, Lithuania
'Loop Barcelona', Barcelona, Spain

2004 'Home Comforts', curated by Jessica Bradley, Toronto, Canada
‘Stay Inside,’ Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

2003 'Have a Go Heroes', Cell Projects, London
'Civilia', Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool
'Bag Lady,’ Cell Projects London
‘Beck’s Futures', Student Film Award/Travelling Show
'Black Pudding', Morcilla Gallery, Barcelona
'King of Norway’s House', Old Burlington Street, London



BIBLIOGRAPHY
2014 Lewis J Henderson, NU Magazine, March
2013 Kevin Greenberg, PIN-UP Magazine, Fall/Winter
Caroline Taylor, Made Paper, Oct
Time Out London, Oct
@Londonart blog, Oct
Ben Luke, London Evening Standard, 16 Jan
2012 Margherita Dessanay, Elephant Magazine, Summer
William Davie, Aesthetica
2011 Rosalie Doubal, Time Out London, Critic’s Choice, Nov
Daniel Kunitz, Modern Painter, Previews, Nov
Laura Bushel, FAD, interview, Oct
Gareth Harris, ‘Financial Times’, Reviews, Oct
2010 Cedar Lewison, ‘Rude Britannia’ catalogue
Edward Goldman, Art Talk, KCRW Radio
Show
Phillips Art Expert Forum Online, 15th/May 

Art Cinema: The World Beyond Youtube, Flavourpill. Shana Nys Dambrot
IDIOM Magazine blog, Sept 9th
2007 Jonathan Neil, ‘Who’s Afraid of Structural Film’, Art Review, Feb
Ben Davis, ‘LA LA Land’, Art Net Magazine, Feb
2005 Laurence Kardish, catalogue for ‘Greater New York’
Michael Rush, “Rush Interactive”, WPS1 Art Radio, October
Levine Yael, NRG, September 2
Joseph Krispal, Time-Out/Tel Aviv, August 25

Gil Goldfine, “A Mixed (contemporary) Bag”, The Jerusalem Post, July 15
Uzi Tzur,. Haaretz, July 1
Christopher Knight, “Around the Galleries”, LA Times, July

Daniel Kunitz, “Exits and entrances”, ArtReview, June

Emmanuelle Lequeux, “Place aux Jeune”, Beaux-Arts Magazine, July

Sarah Douglas, “Greater New York 2005”, Flash Art, May June

Michael Kimmelman, “Youth and the Market: Love at First Sight, The New York Times Weekend Arts, March 18

Blake Gopnik, “At Ps1, Few Artists Are Ready to Graduate”, Washington Post, Sunday, May 15
2004 Peter Frank, "SPF, AGL, Stay Inside," LA Weekly, September 3 

Gary Michael Dault, ‘The Other, Edgier, Art Fair”, Toronto Art Fair Globe and Mail, October 1
2003 Robert Clark, "The Guide," The Guardian, May 24. Lewisohn, Cedar. "Reviews," Contemporary
Helen Sumpter, "Bag Lady: Cell Project Space," Time Out London





AWARDS
Arcadia Summer Camp Program – 2005 • PAF, ‘In the Public Realm’ • 2006 Finalist

MUSEUM COLLECTIONS
Museum of Modern Art, New York • Krefelder Kunstmuseen, Krefeld Germany • Birmingham Museum of Art, Alabama, US • Zabludowicz Collection, UK
 
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