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Josh Kline



Born 1979, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Lives and works in New York, NY, USA



Solo Exhibitions

2017
Civil War, Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London

2016
Unemployment, La Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy
Freedom, Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR, USA
Unemployment, 47 Canal, New York, NY, USA

2015
Freedom, Modern Art Oxford, Oxford

2013
Quality of Life, 47 Canal, New York, NY, USA

2011
Dignity and Self Respect, 47 Canal, New York, NY, USA

2010
Loveless Marriages, 179 Canal, New York, NY, USA (two person show with Anicka Yi)


Group Exhibitions

2017
Group Shows at Shimizu Brand, Shimizu Brand, Long Island City, NY, USA
Suspended Animation, Les Abattoirs, Toulouse, France
Cult! Legends, Stars and Icons, Zeppelin Museum, Friedrichshafen, Germany
We Need to Talk..., Petzel Gallery, New York, NY, USA

2016
High Anxiety, Rubell Family Collection, Miami, FL, USA
Human Interest: Portraits from the Whitney's Collection, the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, USA
Giles, Gagosian Athens, Athens, Greece
Goulding the Lolly, Gavin Brown’s Enterprise, New York, NY, USA
The Politics of Portraiture, Jessica Silverman Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA
Good Dreams, Bad Dreams - American Mythologies, Aishti Foundation, Beirut, Lebanon
FOOD–Ecologies of the Everyday, 13th Fellbach Small Sculpture Triennial 2016, Fellbach, Germany
9th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
Welt Am Draht, Julia Stoschek Collection, Berlin, Germany
Life Itself, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden
Suspended Animation, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C.
History of Nothing, White Cube, London

2015
1,000 Islands, Simon Lee, Hong Kong, China
Office Space: The Modern Workplace Disrupted, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA, USA
The Extreme Present, Metropolitan Art Society, Beirut, Lebanon
You’re Fired! , Various Small Fires, Los Angeles, CA, USA
No Shadows in Hell, Pilar Corrias, London, UK
All Watched Over, curated by Tina Kukielski, James Cohan Gallery, New York, NY, USA
America Is Hard to See, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, USA
Overtime: The Art of Work, organized by Cathleen Chaffee, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY, USA
Open Source: Art at the Eclipse of Capitalism, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin, Germany
2015 Triennial: Surround Audience, organized by Lauren Cornell and Ryan Trecartin, New Museum, New York, NY, USA
Till the stars turn cold, Glasgow Sculpture Studios, Glasgow, Scotland
Looking Back/The 9th White Columns Annual - Selected by Cleopatras, White Columns, NY, USA

2014
To Have and to Hold, Rubell Family Collection, Miami, FL, USA
Till the stars turn cold, S1 Artspace, Sheffield
As We Were Saying: Art and Identity in the Age of “Post” , curated by Claire Barliant, EFA Project Space, New York, NY, USA
ICA@50: Pleasing Artists And Publics Since 1963, curated by Liz Park, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA, USA
The Husk, Untitled, New York, NY, USA
Infinite Jest, curated by Matthias Ulrich, Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt, Germany
Group exhibition curated by Karen Archey and Robin Peckham, UCCA, Beijing, China
Archeo, curated by Cecilia Alemani, High Line, New York, NY, USA
Season of the Which, castillo/corrales, Paris, France

2013
Designed in California, Night Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Speculations on Anonymous Materials, Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany
Spectators, Rendered and Regulated, Konig and Clinton, New York, NY, USA
ProBio, organized by Josh Kline, MoMA PS1, New York, NY, USA
Screens, Murray Guy, New York, NY, USA
Out of Memory, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, NY, USA
DIS Image Studio, Susan Geiss Company, New York, NY, USA

2012
New Pictures of Common Objects curated by Chris Lew, MoMA/PS1, Long Island City, NY, USA
Public Relations, Night Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Summer Show, Galerie Christine Mayer, Munich, Germany
Too Old For Toys, Too Young For Boys, OHWOW, Los Angeles, CA, USA

2011
Looking Back / The 6th White Columns Annual, selected by Nick Mauss and Ken Okiishi, White Columns, New York, NY, USA
I Feel Like I'm Disappearing..., West, Den Haag, Netherlands
I don’t know if it makes any sense – I feel quite dizzy and a little drunk due to the blow. I will return with more info shortly…, curated by Howie Chen & Tim Saltarelli (Dispatch, NY), IMO, Copenhagen, Denmark
Skin So Soft, organized by Josh Kline, Gresham’s Ghost, New York, NY, USA
HOW DO YOU DO, organized by Margaret Lee, NOMA Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA

2010
179 Canal / Anyways, organized by Margaret Lee, White Columns, New York, NY, USA
Sculpture Sabbath, curated by Bridget Donahue, Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, NY, USA
Big Apple, Clifton Benevento, New York, NY, USA

2009
Magic Jackpot, Galerie Christine Mayer, Munich, Germany
The Living and The Dead, curated by Darren Bader, Gavin Brown’s Enterprise, New York, NY, USA
TIME-LIFE Part II, Taxter & Spengemann, New York, NY, USA
Today and Everyday, curated by Margaret Lee, X-Initiative, New York, NY, USA
Nobodies New York, 179 Canal, New York, NY, USA
Cleopatra’s: Trade Secrets, John Connelly Presents, New York, NY, USA
If The Dogs Are Barking, Artists Space, New York, NY, USA
On From Here, Guild & Greyshkul, New York, NY, USA

2008
Workspace, curated by Antoine Catala, Galerie Christine Mayer, Munich, Germany
O Natural, 400 Morgan, Brooklyn, NY, USA
Cube Passerby 2008, Gavin Brown’s enterprise at Passerby, New York, NY, USA

2007
The Poster Project, curated by Devon Costello and Ilya Lipkin, Participant Inc. and Printed Matter, New York, NY, USA


Performances and Screenings

2017
Being, performance evening organized by Sasha Laing, Situations, New York, NY, USA

2016
Breaking Joints, Screened as part of the ICA Artists’ Moving Image Network, Exeter Phoenix, Exeter
Breaking Joints, Screened as part of the ICA Artists’ Moving Image Network, Tramway, Glasgow

2015
Enter / Exit, group screening and lecture organized by Steven Cairns, Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, Switzerland
Artists’ Moving Image Programme: Breaking Joints, MK Gallery, Milton Keynes
Black Box 2.0: Over Deliver Every Time, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA, USA
Artists’ Film Club: Breaking Joints: Part 1, ICA, London

2014
Scan Scroll Surf. Digital Film Aesthetics Today, Mumok Kino, Vienna, Austria
SCREENING, group screening organized by Georgia Sagri, Stadtkino Basel, Switzerland
Artist’s Choice: Josh Kline, solo screening organized by Paul Chan, Schaulager, Basel, Switzerland
Prospectif Cinema: La vie de bureau, screening, curated by Julie Boukobza, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France

2013
Josh Kline: Desirable Demographics, screening, Image Movement, Berlin, Germany

2012
RAVE LABOR, performance in collaboration with Jon Santos, MoMA PS1, Long Island City, NY, USA

2009
CIRCULAR FILE CHANNEL, 3 episode cable access TV Show, Commisioned by Tairone Bastien, Performa, for the
Performa 09 Biennial, New York, NY, USA

2008
Art Swap Meet, installation with Circular File, organized by Amy Yao and Wendy Yao, High Desert Test Sites CB08,
Joshua Tree, CA, USA
Performance Laboratory, organized by Shana Moulton, continuous video program, Broadway 1602, New York, NY, USA
Unspa, performance with Circular File, Albion, New York, NY, USA

2007
Circular File Casting #2: Sleepwalkers by Doug Aitken, screening and installation with Circular File, Commonspace,
New York, NY, USA



Selected Curatorial Projects

2015
Living Rooms, Old Room, New York, NY, USA

2013
Uncanny Valleys, group video screening, Electronic Arts Intermix, New York, NY, USA
ProBio, EXPO 1: New York, MoMA PS1, New York, NY, USA
Neoteny, 247365, Brooklyn, New York, NY, USA

2011
Future Formats, group video screening, Electronic Arts Intermix, New York, NY, USA
Skin So Soft, Gresham's Ghost, New York, NY, USA
Charlemagne Palestine: Running Outburst, screening, Electronic Arts Intermix, New York, NY, USA

2010
Amnesia, film and video program, curated with Rebecca Cleman, Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, NY, USA
Bruce + Norman Yonemoto: Made In Hollywood, screening and conversation, Migrating Forms Festival, Anthology
Film Archives, New York, NY, USA

2009
Made in Photoshop, online exhibition, Why + Wherefore
Nobodies New York, 179 Canal Street, New York, NY,

2008
Clean Cut, group video screening, Electronic Arts Intermix, New York, NY, USA
Michael Smith: Baby Ikki Birthday Party, performance, Electronic Arts Intermix, New York, NY, USA

2007
Curious Green, screening, Circus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Values, curated with Anthony Marcellini, Art in General, New York, NY, USA
Shana Moulton: Body ÷ Mind + 7 = Spirit, performance, Electronic Arts Intermix, New York, NY, USA

2006
Action Adventure, curated with Melissa Brown and Michael Williams, Canada Gallery, New York, NY, USA

2005
Precious Moments, group exhibition, Joymore, Brooklyn, NY, USA



Publications

2016
How Does it Feel?, Inquiries into Contemporary Sculpture, edited by Mary Ceruti and Ruba Katrib, SculptureCenter, New York, NY, USA
9th Berlin Biennale Catalogue, curated by DIS, Berlin, Germany

2015
Surround Audience: New Museum Triennial 2015 Catalogue, Lauren Cornell and Ryan Trecartin, New York, NY, USA
High Art: Public Art on the High Line, edited by Cecilia Alemani, Rizzoli International Publications, New York, NY, USA
Photography is Magic, Charlotte Cotton, Aperture, New York, NY, USA

2014
Resurrection, Jon Santos, edited by Cynthia Leung, Common Space

2012
How to Download A Boyfriend, Badlands Unlimited, New York, NY, USA

2009
Today And Everyday, Used Future #45

2003
Luxury Reborn/Live Like a Rockefeller, Party Like a Rockstar, Amy Yao Curates for The Kingsboro Press, The Kingsboro Press, Issue 5



Collections

Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY Rubell Family Collection, Miami, FL, USA
Aïshti Foundation, Beirut, Lebanon
Zabludowicz Collection, London, England
Julia Stoschek Collection, Düsseldorf, Germany
Josh Kline