EXPRMNTL Galerie

18 rue de la bourse
31000 Toulouse - France

+ 33 562.27.26.92
06.74.70.24.17
info@exprmntl.fr

Peinture - Sculpture - Techniques mixtes.

Bio

Guest artist

Biographie : Stephen J.SHANABROOK (Usa)

Né à Cleveland 1965, vit et travaille à New York City & Moscow.


Education

1990-92 Stichting Ateliers 63, Haarlem, The Netherlands

1984-87 Syracuse University USA, B.F.A., Syracuse, New York

1986-87 Syracuse University, Florence, Italy.1987 Skowhegan School of Painting/Sculpture, Maine


Sélection d’expositions personnelles

2009

Liquid Lushes and Late Night House of Pills, Daneyal Mahmood Gallery, New York

Morgue Chocolate project for Eternal Tour, Musee d’art et d’histoire, Neuchatel, Switzerland

2008

Melting Point, The State Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg

Devil’s Necklace, Orel Art Gallery, Paris

Licking Your Wounds, Daneyal Mahmood Gallery, New York

Autopsy of the moment and other flat gestures, Galerie Charlotte Moser, Genève, Suisse

2006

Hell & Back, XL Projets, Moscou, Russie

Hell & Back, Projets Artstrelka, Moscou, Russie

2003

Automat, Kubometer Gallery, Art Moscow, Russia *

2002

MAF Amsterdam De Schone Kunsten Gallery, Haarlem, The Netherlands

2001

Being wet Gallery 31 Grand, New York City Topographical Study of the Human Brain After a Gunshot

Blast to the MouthDe Schone Kunsten Gallery, Haarlem, The Netherlands

1997

Wild East Wild West De Praktijk Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Mapping Out Narcotic Finger Movements , Festival a/d Werf, Utrecht, The Netherlands

Kunst RAI Amsterdam De Schone Kunsten Gallery, Haarlem The Netherlands

1996

Deformed Faces Club, De Schone Kunsten Gallery, Haarlem The Netherlands

Sleeping with Chocolate installation for Festival a/d Werf, Utrecht ,The Netherlands

Unknown Resurrections Galerija Kapelica, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Restitution after the meeting of 13 New Planet Gallery, St. Petersburg, Russia.

More (than) Chocolate Artslink Project , L-Gallery, Moscow Russia collaboration with Olga Chernysheva

1992 recente beelden Ateliers 63, Haarlem ,The Netherlands

1989 confections, fumes & preservations N NO. Gallery, Dallas USA


Sélection d’expositions de groupe

2008

The Aesthetics of Terror, curated by Manon Slome & Joshua Simon, Chelsea Art Museum, New York

2008

Deadly Serious, EXPRMNTL Galerie, Toulouse, France

2008

Speaking to the Unspeakable, Catharine Clark Gallery, San Francisco

2008

Holy Smoke !, Cokkie Snoei, Rotterdam

2007

East/ West, Orel Art, Paris

2007

It’s Not a Food, curated by Olga Loupokhova, Era Foundation Museum, Moscow, Russia

2007 Love is in the air , EXPRMNTL galerie, Toulouse - France.

2007

Toutes les couleurs sont autorisées à condition que cela n’empêche pas le commerce, curated by Claud Briand-Picard and Antoine Perrot, Atelier 340 Muzeum, Brussels

2006

Blessed are the Merciful, curated by Jerome Jacobs, Feigen Contemporary, NYC

2005

Oracle of Truth, Aeroplastics Contemporary, Brussels, Belguim

Artists and Arms, Contemporary Art Center MARS, Moscow

RussiaBoost in the Shell, De Bond, Bruges, Belguim

Accomplices, The State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow Biennale, Russia

Art on Wheels, ArtStrelka, Moscow, Russia

2004

Flipside,collaboration with Jury Leiderman and Vadim Fishkin,Artslink Project, Artists Space,New York City

Should I Stay or Should I Go ? De Schone Kunsten Galerie, Haarlem The Netherlands

Art Kljasma Contemporary Art Festival, Moscow, Russia

Artists and Arms National Centre for Contemporary Arts, Nizhny Tagil/ Kaliningrad RussiaArt Moscow Kubometer Gallery, Moscow Russia

Eat It ! Kampnagel, Hamburg, Germany

2003

Art Kljasma Contemporary Art Festival, Moscow, Russia

Gun and Wound White Box, Annex , New York City USA

2002

Plek voor blanco De Schone Kunsten Galerie, Haarlem The Netherlands100% of Vision Regina Gallery, Moscow, Russia

Melioration Contemporary Art Festival, Moscow, Russia

Dead or Alive Art Festival, Zavod k6/4, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Unpacked no. 4 New York City Heaven Knows I’m Miserable Now Low Gallery, Los Angeles USASweets New York City USA

2001

Dining Haul : Truck Set for Twelve New York City USA

Workspheres Museum of Modern Art, collaboration with Veronika Georgieva, NYCWhite Lights Grote Markt, Haarlem ,The Netherlands

2000

Downtown Arts Festival New York City USAStations Nieuwe Markt, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Art Concern De Schone Kunsten Galerie, Haarlem The Netherlands

1999

Paradise 8 Exit Art, New York City USAChocolate Sotheby’s Mezzanine Gallery, London England

1998

Chocolate Rochdale Museum , ScotlandChocolate Summerlee Heritage Centre, Coatbridge ScotlandChocolate Collins Gallery, Glasgow Scotland

1997

A Natural Selection Z Gallery, New York City USA

"Wat af is, is niet gemaakt", De Utrechtse School Utrecht The Netherlands

1996

Proud Flesh De Vishal, Haarlem The Netherlands

The Invisible Purpose Wax Museum, Moscow Russia

1995

Chocolate ! The Swiss Institute, New York City

Northern Voices : N-Brow Traveling Medicine Show AS 220, Providence, Rhode Island USA

Culture, Water and Money the Passion of the Frontier Collaboration with Susan Rees,River Pierce Foundation, SanYgnacio, Texas USA

Unbelievable Rex Cinema, Belgrade, Yugoslavia

1994

Exchange/Datsja Collaboration between Russian & Dutch artists , Amsterdam

Consuming Passions : Food, Art, Culture Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center, Buffalo, USA

Artists’ Congress Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, North Adams.

1993

Exchange Moscow Collaboration between Russian & Dutch artists, Moscow Russia


Performances

2004

breakfast of the absent tourist, ArtStrelka, Moscow, Russia

2002

sleeping leg, Regina Gallery, Moscow, Russia

2001

bird’shit, rain and landscape, 31 Grand Gallery, New York City USA

2000

bandaged, Downtown Arts Festival, New York City USA

1999

Clean Puddle, communal house Moscow, RussiaExplaining Painting to the Dead Boys, Exit Art/The First World, New York City USA

1997

Accurate - Puncture, De Praktijk Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

1996

Three balls of flesh (chocolate eggs) L Gallery Moscow Russia

1995

bandaged, ( cotton candy machine) City Square SanYgnacio, Texas USA

animal fall, (chocolate tooth launch) Haarlem, The Netherlands

1994

the measurable loss of water during a bird’s flight, Flevoland, The Netherlands

1993

stippelbeen, (cane with green chalk), various city streets Moscow city center, Russias

nowshoes, (snowshoes with flour), various city streets Moscow city center, Russia


Selection de prix et récompenses

2004

Travelling Bullet Project, commission from CEC International , USA

1992-1998

Stichting Fonds Voor Beeldende Kunsten,The Netherlands.

1995

ArtsLink Grant for Moscow, Russia , Citizen Exchange Council, USA.

1993

Stichting Fonds Voor Beeldende Kunsten, presentation grant Russia


Lectures

2004

Academy of Media Arts, Cologne, Germany

1995

Albany State College, Albany, New York, USA

1994

Bennington College, Bennington, Vermont, USAPermanent Public


Installations

2001

The Orbitor’s Chair, BovenIj Ziekenhuis, Amsterdam,The Netherlands.

1999

The Spoken Word Through Water & Time, Dr. Sarphatihuis Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands


Selection de Bibliographie

2008

Jeffrey Cyphers Wright, “ Stephen j Shanabrook : Topical ( and/or) political “, The Villager, volume 77. Trace 212, “Stephen j Shanabrook : Sweet Art Violent Chocolate”.

2007

Andrey Parshikov, “ Feast of Spirit”, ArtTimes, Moscow Russia. Mata Hari, “ Love is in the Air “, Let’sMotiv Magazine, France. David Balzer, “ Stephen Shanabrook ”, Eye Weekly, Toronto, Canada. Terence Dick, Akimblog, Toronto, Canada. Renata Salecl, conference lecture, Athens Biennial.

2006

Renata Salecl, catalog for symposium, Sao Paolo Biennial. Andrey Kovalev, Time Out, Moscow, Russia. Diana Machulina, “ Stephen Shanabrook”, Afisha, Moscow, Russia. Nikita Alexeev, “ Hell and Paradise”, gazetaRU, Moscow, Russia. Art News, interview for “Kul’tura” TV station, Russia. " Blessed are the Merciful", The Beuys Factor, on-line magazine. Yulia Tikhonova, " Blessed are the Merciful", Afterimage Magazine , May, USA. Alexey Plucer-Sarno, “ Pleasure Of War”, Moscow Art Magazine, Russia.

2005

Irina Kulik, " xudozhnikov podstavili pod oruzhie", Kommersant Daily, Moscow, Russia. _Marina Sokolovskaja, " puli-pyzyri", ZAART Magazine, Moscow, Russia. Anna Lindberg, " vinovata ona, voyna", Kul’tura, Moscow, RussiaVanessa Hudig, " Dode Chocolaatjes", Mr.Motley Magazine, The Netherlands Mira Friedlaender " Where is the Flipside ?" : Flipside ( Artist Space, NY), Fuse Magazine, CanadaLisi Raskin, Flipside Review, C Magazine # 85, Canada

2004

Klaus Witzeling, " Nichts fur Kostverachter", Hamburg Abendblatt, Germany, MayMonika Kohler, " Vollerei mit Menschenfett", Ossietzky #11, Germany

2003

Francesca Alfano Miglietti, " Extreme Bodies. The Use and Abuse of the Body in Art ", Skira Books, ItalyArtChronika, autumn, Moscow, RussiaZhenja Plechkina, Michael Magazinnik, " Stephen Shanabrook", Magazinnik # 3-4, New York City

2002

Tom van Gestel, " Stephen Shanabrook", "Open" Magazine, The NetherlandsSalecl Renata, "Art and Catastrophe", Flash Art Intetnational, July - SeptemberHeather Stephens, Ad !dict Magazine, Interview with Stephen Shanabrook, Power # 16, Belguim "On the Waterfront" Magazine, USA, February

2001

Ad !dict Magazine, "sweets" Source #14, BelguimNiel Gladstone, Maxim Magazine, USAAerden, Monica, " Haarlems mooiste plein ligt te glimmen", Haarlem DagBlad, The Netherlands.Esquire, October, Japan.Salecl Renata. " The Art of Life and Death", Flash Art. Aerden, Monica, "Traces of living and dead", Haarlem DagBlad, The Netherlands.

2000

Bennun, Dave, "Most misunderstood artists of all time", Stuff for men #8 New York.

1999

Colin Strohm. "Paradise 8", Artzine, USAMilner, Catherine." ’Sick’ exhibition of body parts", Sunday Telegraph, January, London,England

1998

Monshouwer Saskia, Kunstbeeld, June, The NetherlandsBBC-television broadcast , Glasgow, Scotland.Gaventa, Sarah. "A chocolate drop of the hard stuff", March, The Gerald, Scotland.Cuddihy, Deedee. "Chocolate as an art form", TES , March, ScotlandChocolate Art, Chocolate Magazine, March, Scotland.Art News, Telegraph, March, Scotland.Cowing, Emma. "Leaving a nasty test", TheSunday Times, March, Scotland.Kremer, Mark. "Give Me a Body with Wings of Paper", Metropolis M #6, January, Amsterdam

1997

Hartog Jager, Hans den. "Realistische sensatiejagers",NRC Handelsblad, October, The NetherlandsDidier Michael, " De Dood in de Pot", De Groene Amsterdammer, The NetherlandsKrpan, Jurij. Interview with SJ Shanabrook, Virus Mutations. # 0 , June, ItalyFigee,Thea. "Beeldende kunst met kruispuntfunctie", Utrechts Nieuwsblad, May, The Netherlands Schwartz, Ineke. "Goede wil maar niet veel meer dan dat", Volkskrant , May, The NetherlandsFigee,Thea. "Indommelen en schrikken bij Beeldende Kunst a/d Werf", Utrecht Figee,Thea."Utrechtse School nu ook podium beeldende kunst"Utrechts Nieuwsblad, FebruaryHartog Jager, Hans den. NRC Handelsblad Amsterdam , February The Netherlands Kremer, Mark." You put me high", catalog for international symposium of performance artKempers, Paul. "Het Ware, Het Goede & Het Vieze", De Groene A’dam Amsterdam, DecemberSütö, Wilma. "The bitter aftertaste from the sweet shadow", de Volkskrant , November, AmsterdamLüticken, Sven. "A shirt with a gunshot hole", Het Parool Amsterdam, DecemberMonshouwer, Saskia. "Rariteitenkabinet van angst...", Vernissage Kunstmagazine #4, The Netherlands

1996

Sütö, Wilma, de Volkskrant, May, Amsterdam, The NetherlandsStigter, Bianca. "Beelden voor alle zintuigen", NRC Handelsblad The NetherlandsDe Rek,Wilma. Utechts Nieuwsblad, May, The NetherlandsOrlova, Milena. "Mystical Snickers", OM magazine, May, Moscow, RussiaDegot, Ekaterina. "Chocolate, with chocolate, about chocolate", Kommersant-Daily, February, MoscowListova, Olga. "Show sates sweet tooth", Moscow Tribune #25, February 9, Moscow, RussiaKovalev, Andrew. "Chocolate the sweet death", Sevodnja-Daily #28, February 22, Moscow"More chocolate for Moscow Conceptualists", Prav da-Daily #15, January 25, Moscow Russia

1995

Karmel, Pepe. "Chocolate", The New York Times, April Ficlen, Bill Van. "Street-smart Action from the Green Mountain State"Providence Journal Rode Island, AprilKrabben, Anja. "Morgue Chocolates". Doodgewoon, Spring, Amsterdam The NetherlandsB. Tyrgus. Poliitika , February, Belgrade YugoslaviaN.D., "Most Amsterdam -Beograd", Nasa Borba, February, BelgradeDegot, Ekaterina. "Friendship Won". Kommersant-Daily, January, Moscow Russia

1994

Reijnders, Tineke. "‘Exchange’, Art in Public Places Moscow." Kunst & Museum JournalEggink, Ina. "Kunstzinnige chaos in het Pampushout", De Almare, December, The NetherlandsKoemans, Monique. "Toren, wc-papier en koekepan", Het Parool , December, The NetherlandsHunnington, Richard. " Letting Food Speak for our State of Affairs", Buffalo News, October, USA

1993

Salzirn, Tatiana. "Exchange", Art Journal, Moscow Russia


Collections

Damien Hirst’s “ murderme” collection. The State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia. Laznia Centre for Contemporary Art, Gdansk, Poland. Mars Contemporary Art Center, Moscow, Russia. Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center, USA. Private Collections in USA, Europe and Russia.

 


about

(English version below) EXPRMNTL est une galerie privée spécialisée en art contemporain ; implantée dans un hôtel particulier, ancien atelier de confection de 300m2 au cœur du centre historique de Toulouse. La galerie développe un programme d’expositions précis en s’appuyant sur des critères de sélection tels que la notoriété européenne ou internationale, la qualité esthétique et poétique des œuvres et leur pertinence en écho au monde contemporain . La galerie représente des artistes émergents français et étrangers mais également des artistes confirmés. Fin 2011, la galerie développe une librairie au Rez de chaussée du loft.


Exprmntl gallery has been founded by Delphine André & Laurent Garde, both passionate by Art. Opened in February 2004, the space about 300m2 on 2 floors based in an old fabrics workshop is located in the historic center of Toulouse. The gallery’s primary function is to show contemporary artists, new or emerging ; encouraging diversity through a reactive and dynamic programme of photography, painting, sculpture, art video and performance. The gallery consists of 3 exhibition spaces,vitrines, a videobox and a vip room... ...End of 2011, the gallery manage a bookstore at the ground floor of the loft.

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