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
Canada

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

2015
Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin
2014
Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh
2012
Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota
2011
Stan Douglas: Midcentury Studio, David Zwirner, New York
2010
Stan Douglas: Klatsassin, Kamloops Art Gallery, Kamloops, Canada
2009
Stan Douglas: Klatsassin, Mongin Art Center, Seoul
Stan Douglas: Klatsassin, Vancouver Art Gallery
2008
Stan Douglas: Humor, Irony and the Law, David Zwirner, New York
2007
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
2006
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
2005
Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, NE, USA
2003
Suspiria, David Zwirner Gallery, New York, USA
Stan Douglas: Film Installations and Photographs/Film-Installationen und Fotografien, Kestnergesellschaft, Hanover
2002
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
2001
Journey into Fear, David Zwirner Gallery, New York, USA
Kunsthalle, Basel, Switzerland
2000
Le Detroit, The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, USA
Stan Douglas.Film- en video-installaties, De Pont, Tilburg, The Netherlands
1999
Stan Douglas: Pursuit, Fear, Catastrophe: Ruskin B.C., Foundation Cartier pour l art contemporain, Paris, France
1998
Stan Douglas: Detroit Photos, David Zwirner, New York
1996
Stan Douglas. Two Early Works: Deux Devises & Onomatopoeia, David Zwirner, New York
1995
Subject to a Film: Marnie, Overture and Recent Photographs, David Zwirner, New York
1993
Hors-champs, David Zwirner, New York
1981
Two Hangers at the Jericho Beach Air Station, Jericho Beach, Vancouver, Canada

Group Shows

2011
Streetlife and Homestories, Museum Villa Stuck, Munich
2010
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
2009
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)
2008
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
2007
Samuel Beckett, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
2006
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
2005
Intertidal, M HKA, Antwerp, Belgium
50 Jahre / Years documenta 1955 – 2005, Kunsthalle Fridericanum, Kassel, Germany
2004
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
2003
Recent Acquisitions of the FNAC, Museé d’Art Contemporain de Marseille, Marseille, France
2002
Public Affairs, Kunsthaus, Zurich, Switzerland
2001
En Pleine Terre, Museum fur Gegenwartskunst, Basel, Switzerland
Le Detroit, Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, Germany
Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Canada
Kestner Gesellschaft, Hannover, Germany
2000
Between Cinema and a Hard Place, Tate Modern, London, UK
1999
So Faraway, So Close, Encore Gallery, Brussels, Belgium
1983
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