Ellen Cantor

 

1961 - 2013

SOLO SHOWS

 

2018

 

"Ellen Cantor - My Perversion is the Belief in True Love", Galerie Isabella Bortolozzi, Berlin

 

2017

 

"Ellen Cantor", Galería Leyendecker, Tenerife

"Ellen Cantor - Pinochet Porn", Kunstlerhaus Stuttgart

"Ellen Cantor - Is Tragedy a Choise?", Neuer Kunstverein Wein, Vienna

 

2016

 

"Ellen Cantor", MOMA, New York

"Ellen Cantor", Xavier Laboubenne Gallerie, Berlin

 

2008          

 

“Within a Budding Grove”. PARTICIPANT INC, New York

 

2007          

 

“New Works”. Abbt Projects, Zurich

 

2006          

 

1000 000mph projects, London

 

2005          

 

“Bambie’s Beastly Buddies” The Gallery Sketch, London.

Ellen Cantor Cerith Wyn Evans, Prince Charles, London

 

2004            

 

Videocreenings, curated with public interview by Chris 

Dercon, Munsterraum, Munich

Death Valley, Galerie Judin Belot, Zurich

Grateful Dead, Galeria Leyendecker, Tenerife

 

2003          

 

"Crazy Treasure Hunt - You don't need to travel far for an adventure", Anne Faggionato, London

"Lost in Jersey City: Ellen Cantor and Joseph Grigely", FA Projects, London

 

2002            

 

“Video des monats”, Kunsthalle Wien project space, Vienna

 

2001

 

Marcus Ritter, New York

Kunstbunker, Nuremberg

Parkhaus, Dusseldorf

 

2000

 

Transmission Gallery, Glasgow

“The Snow White Cycle", Galerie Drantmann, Brussels

 

1999

 

“Be My Baby”, video installation, Delfina, London

“Video 1995-1998", Kunstverein, Salzburg

“My Perversion is the Belief in True Love”, Scalo Galerie, Zurich

“Video screenings, Book launch”, Lux Cinema, London (“My Perversion is the Belief in True Love”, Published by Scalo Zurich, Kunsthalle, Vienna, 1998)

 

1998

 

XL Xavier LaBoulbenne, New York

“Within Heaven and Hell”, Kunsthalle, Vienna (catalogue)

 

1997

 

Ice Box, Athens

Vorarlberger, Kunstverein, Bregenz (catalogue)

Feigen Gallery, Chicago (printed book)

Galerie Christian Drantmann, Brussels

 

 

1996

 

XL Xavier LaBoulbenne, New York

arsFutura Galerie, Zurich

“Video”, Christian Schenkman, Zurich

Cabinet Gallery, London

 

1995

 

Postmasters, New York

TRE, Stockholm

 

1993          

 

Galerie Samuel Lallouz, Montreal, Canada

 

 

 

GROUP SHOWS

 

2018          

 

“Dread & Delight: Fairy Tales in an Anxious World”, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro

“17 x 24, Every Day is a Good Day”, Magazin4, Bregenz, Austria

 

2017          

 

“The Mausoleum Of Lovers”, Galerie Isabella Bortolozzi, Berlin

“Shiny, shiny, shiny boots of leather”, Freymond Guth Fine Arts, Basel

 

2016          

 

“Parallel Vienna 2016”, Parallel Vienna, Vienna

“Coming To Power”, Maccarone Gallery, NY

“Chatham Square”, Foxy Production, NY

 

2014          

 

“Benefizauktion”, Katz Contemporary, Zurich

 

2012          

 

“Alptraum” - Goethe-Institut Johannesburg, Johannesburg

 

2011          

 

“ALPTRAUM!” – Washington DC, London, Berlin, Los Angeles, Cape Town (Projektraum Deutscher Künstlerbund)

 

2010          

 

“Nothing Political”, Komplot, Brussels

“Detroit”, Kunsthalle Wien, Project Space Karlsplatz, Vienna

“The House of Fairy Tales”, Millenium, St. Ives, Cornwall

“Y, The Black Issue”, Ystads Konstmuseum, Ystad

 

2009          

 

“Horno f Plenty”, Viktor Wynd Fine Art, London

“Never Dance Alone”, Le Fresnoy, Studio National des Arts
Contemporaines, Tourcoing

“No Sound of Music”, Salzburger Kunstverein, Salzburg

“Sound of Music”, Turner Contemporary, Margate, Kent

“”Three BY Three”, Guest Projects, London

“The Porn Identity”, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna

 

2008          

 

“Parkhaus”, Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf

“3am Eternal”

 

2006            

 

Liquid Economics, Itchy Park III, Limehouse Townhall, 

London 

Driving Fast Through a Slow-Motion Landscape, ESPAIUBU, Barcelona, curated by Erich Weiss

Don Giovanni, Kunsthalle Wien (catalogue), curated by Dr. 

Gerald Matt

 

2005             

 

Bad Drawing, University of Cincinnati, curated by Mark Harris

All the Pretty Corpses, Renaissance Society, University of 

Chicago, curated by Hamza Walker

Wall Drawing, Pulse, Miami; Fred, London

Video Loop, Barcelona; Alexander Pollazon, London

2nd biennale vour videokunst, Contour, (catalogue)

curated by Cis Bierwickx, Mechelen

Itchy Park II, Limehouse Townhall, London

A journey to the 7 seas, a real time audio visual performance

with Bughouse, Le Conforte Moderne, Poitiers

 

2004            

 

Itchy Park I, Limehouse Townhall, London

Sneeze 80x80, curated by Peter Lloyd Lewis and Natasha

Makowski, Gazon Rouge, Athens (catalogue)

Planet B, curated by Judith Reichart and Wolfgang Fetz, 

Kunstverein Bregenz (catalogue)

Cinderella, Trailer, curated by Caroline Brockbank and Juan

Bolivar

 

 

 

2003             

 

Forplay, Ritter/Zamet, London

10e Biennale de I’Image en Mouvement, Centre pour l’image

contemporaine, Saint-Gervais, Geneve

L’Etrange Festival, Paris

International Film Festival Rotterdam, Netherlands

Video Store, curated by John Thomson, Foxy Productions,

Brooklyn, NY 

Soft Sun Down, Doggerfisher, Edinburgh

Prend ca court! , Montreal, Canada

Edinburgh International Film Festival, Edinburgh

Anemic Cinema, Sketch, curated by Alexandre Pollazon,

London

 

2002          

 

“handlungsanweisungen”, Karlsplatz, Vienna

“je t’aime...moi non plus”, curated by Hilde Teerlink, Bergen

Kunsthalle (Norway), Het Doneia, Sitturd (Netherlands), ESAP

Perpignan (France), The Leisure Club Mogadishini,Copenhagen

(Denmark), Kunsthalle Wilhelmshaen (Denmark), Metronom, Barcelona (Spain)

“Artaid 2002”, Bloomburg, London

“Jubilee 10 = 1”, Magazin 4 Voralberger Kunstverein, Austria

“Ellen Cantor, Robert Crumb, Tom of Finland, Annie Sprinkle”, Feigen Contemporary, New York

 

2001          

 

“Runway”, Galerie Van Gelder, Curated by Jack Jaeger

“Promises, Promises?”, curated by Steve Mathewson, I.G.

Bildendekunst, Vienna

“Masculinities”, NIKOLAJ-Copenhagen Contemporary Art Centre

“9e Biennale de l’image en Mouvement”, Centre pour l’image contemporaine, Saint-Gervais, Geneva

“Heart of Glass”, curated by Esther Windsor, Mirror, London

“Vertigo”, curated by Gerald Matt, Ursula Blickle, Siftung,

Kraichtal; Vorarlberger, Kunstverien, Bregenz (catalogue)

“My Generation”, curated by Alexander Pollazon / Marc Nash, Atlantis, London

“Mixed Pickles”, Galerie Leyendecker, Tenerife

 

2000          

 

“Attraction”, curated by Hilde Teerlinck, Metronom, Barcelona

“Daydreams”, Sies + Hoke Galerie, Dusseldorf

“2000 anos luz”, Galerie Leyendecker, Tenerife (catalogue)

“Exploding Cinema”, curated by Chris Dercon, Museum

Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam

 

1999          

 

“Mr. Fascination” Thread Waxing Space, New York

“8E Biennale de L’Image en Mouvement”, curated by Simon Lamuniere, St. Gervais, Centre pour l’image contemporaine,

Geneva (catalogue)

“Video Stage 1.0: The Music Session”, curated by Alexandre Pollazon, Candid Arts Trust, London

“Mondo 1, Ellen Cantor, Mark Dean, Simon Martin”, curated by Peter Lewis, London

“Programme International Neurotic Realism: Bern Now!” curated by Francesca Pia / Daniel Bauman, Galerie Francesca Pia, Bern

“Pink for Boys, Blue for Girls”, Kunsthaus Bethanien, NGBK, Berlin (catalogue)

“10 Supastore Superstars”, curated by Sarah Staton, Tomato, London (printed portfolio)

“The End is the Beginning”, Bricks and Kicks, Vienna

 

1998          

 

“Lost Paradise, (Ellen Cantor, Catherine Opie, Joachim

Koester)”, curated by Alexandre Melo, Galerie Presencia, Porto

“High Fidelity”, Halle fur Kunst, Luneburg (catalogue)

“16 Rippen” Schwulen Museum, Berlin (catalogue)

“Market Place of Ideas”, Lawrence University, WI

“Ellen Cantor, Ray Johnson, James Rosenquist”, Feigen

Contemporary, New York

 

1997          

 

“Knut Asdam, Ellen Cantor, Lovett/Codagnone, Rosemarie

Trockel”, XL Xavier LaBoulbenne, New York

“504”, curated by John Armleder, Braunschweig Art Academy

“Gothic”, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston

 

1996          

 

“Map Library”, AC Project Room, New York

“Supastore de Luxe, UP & Co, New York

“Popoccultural”, South London Gallery, curated by Cabinet,

London

“Popoccultural”, Southampton Gallery (censored)

“Video Sans Titre,” Galerie Froment Putman, Paris

“Ellen Cantor, Mona Hatoum, Lovett,Codagnone, Maralyn

Minter, and Mike Sale”, XL Xavier Laboulbenne, New York

“Video”, curated by Maciej Toporowicz & Gregory Volk, VOID,

New York

“Summer Group Show”, TRE, Stockholm

 

1995          

 

“Oh Pain, Oh Life”, Helmhaus, Zurich (censored)

“Trans Art”, The Kitchen, New York

“Summer Sweat”, Thomas Nordanstad, New York

“Smells Like Vinyl”, Roger Merians, New York

“Summer Group Show”, TRE, Stockholm

“Fools Day”, 12 Warren, New York

“Inaugural Exhibition”, Thomas Nordanstad

 

1994  

        

“4 in New York”, curated by Karl Holmquist, TRE, Stockholm

“The Long Weekend”, Trial Balloon, New York

“Tiny Shoes”, New Langton Arts, San Francisco

“Group Show”, Thomas Nordanstad, New York

“A Life of Secrets”, curated by Kim Jones, A/C Project Room,

New York

"Part Fantasy",  curated by Nicola Tyson / Angela Lyras,  Trial Balloon,  New York;  Jack Hanley Gallery, San Francisco; University of Manitoba, Canada; University of British Columbia, Vancouver (catalogue)

“The Living Room Show”, curated by Sante Scardillo, New York

“Eau de Cologne 1983-1993”, Monica Spruth, Cologne

“Coming to Power: 25 Years of Sexually X-Plicit Art by Women”,

David Zwirner, New York

“21st Century Sex” Dooley LeCapellaine, New York

“Songs of Retribution”, curated by Nancy Spero, Richard

Anderson, New York