Stan Douglas is an artist known for his film and video installations, photography and work in television frequently touch on the history of literature, cinema and music, while examining the “failed utopia” of modernism and obsolete technologies.

Stan Douglas, Photo by Michael Courtney
Stan Douglas
Vancouver, 1960

Past Exhibitions

The Infinite Mix

The Store 09/09/2016 — 04/12/2016

Stan Douglas: Luanda-Kinshasa

Pérez Art Museum Miami – PAMM
27/05/2016 — 25/09/2016

Solo Shows

Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin
Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh
Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota
Stan Douglas: Midcentury Studio, David Zwirner, New York
Stan Douglas: Klatsassin, Kamloops Art Gallery, Kamloops, Canada
Stan Douglas: Klatsassin, Mongin Art Center, Seoul
Stan Douglas: Klatsassin, Vancouver Art Gallery
Stan Douglas: Humor, Irony and the Law, David Zwirner, New York
Stan Douglas: Past Imperfect, Württembergische Kunstverein and Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
Past Imperfect: Werke/Works 1986-2007, Staatsgalerie Stuttgart and Württembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart
Klatassin, David Zwirner Gallery, New York, NY, USA
Stan Douglas: Klatsassin, Vienna Secession
Stan Douglas, Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY, USA
nconsolable Memories, Art Gallery of York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, NE, USA
Suspiria, David Zwirner Gallery, New York, USA
Stan Douglas: Film Installations and Photographs/Film-Installationen und Fotografien, Kestnergesellschaft, Hanover
Journey into Fear, Galeria Estrany de la Mota, Barcelona, Spain
Journey into Fear, Helga de Alvear, Madrid, Spain; Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada; Zeno X Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium
Stan Douglas, Serpentine Gallery, London
Journey into Fear, David Zwirner Gallery, New York, USA
Kunsthalle, Basel, Switzerland
Le Detroit, The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, USA
Stan Douglas.Film- en video-installaties, De Pont, Tilburg, The Netherlands
Stan Douglas: Pursuit, Fear, Catastrophe: Ruskin B.C., Foundation Cartier pour l art contemporain, Paris, France
Stan Douglas: Detroit Photos, David Zwirner, New York
Stan Douglas. Two Early Works: Deux Devises & Onomatopoeia, David Zwirner, New York
Subject to a Film: Marnie, Overture and Recent Photographs, David Zwirner, New York
Hors-champs, David Zwirner, New York
Two Hangers at the Jericho Beach Air Station, Jericho Beach, Vancouver, Canada

Group Shows

Streetlife and Homestories, Museum Villa Stuck, Munich
Act III Morality, Witte de With, Rotterdam
Art at Work: Corporate Collecting Practices Today, Part I, Art Gallery of Mississauga,Mississauga, Canada
Haunted: Contemporary Photography/Video/Performance, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
Hold Still Wild Youth: The GINA Show Archive, Or Gallery, Vancouver
Visions of British Columbia: A Landscape Manual, Vancouver Art Gallery
3rd ICP Triennial of Photography and Video: Dress Codes, International Center of Photography, New York
Continuous Present, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut
Still Revolution: Suspended in Time, CONTACT Toronto Photography Festival, Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Toronto (and various locations)
Agency: Art and Advertising, McDonough Museum of Art, Youngstown State University, Youngstown, Ohio
Archive Fever: Uses of the Document in Contemporary Art, International Center of Photography, New York
Artists vs. Hollywood, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane
Banco Espirito Santo Collection. The Present: An Infinite Dimension, Museu Collecao Berardo, Lisbon
Broadcast Yourself, Hatton Gallery, Newcastle, England
The Cinema Effect: Illusion, Reality, and the Moving Image, Part I: Dreams, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C.
Colleccão Centre Pompidou No Museu Chiado: Centre Pompidou Novos Media 1965-2003, Museu Nacional de Arte Contemporanea Museu do Chiado, Lisbon
The Gallery, David Zwirner, New York
Modern Ruin, Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane
nach/sichten, Edith-Ruß-Haus für Medienkunst, Oldenburg, Germany
The Prisoner’s Dilemma: Selections from the Ella Fontanals-Cisneros Collection, Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation, Miami
Re-enactments, DHC/ART Foundation for Contemporary Art, Montreal
to : Night, Hunter College Art Galleries, New York
True North, Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin
Samuel Beckett, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
5 years Zeno X Gallery, Zeno X Gallery & Zeno X Storage, Antwerp, Belgium
Open HOUSE (part 2), Ellipse Foundation Art Centre, Alcoitão, Cascais, Portugal
Beyond Cinema: The Art of Projection. Films, Videos and Installations from 1963 to 2005, Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, Germany
The New Media Collection – Video: An Art, A History – 1965-2005 – Collection Centre Pompidou, Miami Art Central, Miami, FL, USA
Intertidal, M HKA, Antwerp, Belgium
50 Jahre / Years documenta 1955 – 2005, Kunsthalle Fridericanum, Kassel, Germany
Schöner Wohnen, BE-PART, Platform voor Actuele Kunst, Waregem, Belgium
Techniques of the Visible, Shanghai Biennale, China
Flick Collection at the Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, Germany
Eblouissement, Jeu de Paume, Paris, France
Baja to Vancouver: The West Coast and Contemporary Art, CCA Wattis Institute, San Francisco, USA; Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada; Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, USA
Recent Acquisitions of the FNAC, Museé d’Art Contemporain de Marseille, Marseille, France
Public Affairs, Kunsthaus, Zurich, Switzerland
En Pleine Terre, Museum fur Gegenwartskunst, Basel, Switzerland
Le Detroit, Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, Germany
Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Canada
Kestner Gesellschaft, Hannover, Germany
Between Cinema and a Hard Place, Tate Modern, London, UK
So Faraway, So Close, Encore Gallery, Brussels, Belgium
Vancouver: Art and Artists 1931-1983, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

Contacts & Details

City of birth: Vancouver Country of birth: Canada Date of birth: 1960 Lives in: Vancouver, Canada