Curated Artist Registry

The White Columns Curated Artist Registry is an online catalog of digital images documenting the work of artists who are not affiliated with a commercial gallery in New York City. Each submission is reviewed by our curatorial staff; in order to be considered for the registry, one must submit work digitally via this website.

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Updated: 2017-01-19 02:19:15

RESUME

Aaron Krach

EDUCATION
MFA Purchase College, State University of New York,
BA (Visual Arts) University of California, San Diego (Cum Laude)



SOLO PROJECTS
2013 Things To Tell Your Lover, interactive-website (www.thingstotellyourlover.com) and book
2012 Three Minutes and 13 Seconds or You Can Make It Here? public installation in Harlem, Inwood, and Washington Heights, New York
2011 EVERYTHING TAKES TIME, public installation, Ohrid, Macedonia
2009 Longer Periods of Happiness 2009, public installation in Lower Manhattan
2006 100 New York Mysteries, DCKT Contemporary, New York, NY



COLLABORATIONS
2012 Morocco + Georgia Solutions with Ghana ThinkTank, Outpost Artists Resources, Queens, NY
Unlikelies: A People With Problems Sculpture, with Ghana ThinkTank, curated by Lydia Matthews for Streetwise at Artisterium, Tbilisi, Georgia
No Island City with Christopher Robbins, Art and Social Activism curated by Nick Cohn for Chashsama, Long Island City, NY
2011 Some Forms of Consensus That Seem To Be Working, with Christopher Robbins, The New School Skybridge Curatorial Project



GROUP EXHIBTIONS
2013 Printed Matter?s New York Art Book Fair, PS1, Long Island City, New York
I Killed My Father, I Ate Human Flesh, I Quiver With Joy: An Obsession With Pier Paolo Pasolini, Alegra LaViola Gallery, New York
Los Angeles Art Book Fair, Geffen Contemporary at MoCA, Los Angeles
2012 How To Write A Novel, curated by Keri Oldham, Field Projects, Chelsea, NYC
8 Degrees, Lu Magnus Gallery, New York (catalog)
We Make The Road by Walking, curated by Stamatina Gregory, Passageway Gallery, SUNY Purchase, NY
2011 Papergirl, public project, Vancouver, British Columbia
And I Have a Bridge to Sell You, Passageway Gallery, SUNY Purchase, NY (catalog)
Birds, Bees & Butterflies, Lazarus Gallery at United Hebrew, New Rochelle, NY
Seduction: Queer Visions of Masculinity, curated by Harvey Redding, P.J.S. Exhibitions: NYC
2010 Shiny Copper Chests, Room 1218 Gallery, SUNY Purchase, NY
2009 White Limousine Ghost, curated by Ben Tischer and Risa Needleman of Invisible-Exports Gallery, ArtViceroy Miami, FL
Night Life, Battery Steele, Peaks Island, Maine
RoCoCoPop, Dean Project and Crossing Arts, Long Island City and Flushing Queens, NY
Beyond The Fluff and Fold: Artists and the T-Shirt, The Art Institute of Boston, Lesley University, Boston, MA
2008 It?s Not Over Yet, Invisible-Exports:, New York, NY
Third Coast National, K Space Contemporary:, Christi, TX
Self-Portraits, Larry Collins Fine Art, Provincetown, MA
Bloom, MCLA Gallery 51, North Adams, MA
Untitled City Project, Gallery 312, Nova Scotia, Canada
2007 Tropical Punch, Jack The Pelican Presents, Brooklyn, NY
The Dating Show, 3rd Ward:, Brooklyn, NY (catalog)
2006 Gimme Shelter, curated by Megan Riley, Shelter Island, NY
The Studio Visit, Exit Art, New York, NY
2005 Communication, Project Creo, Art Center of St. Petersburg, Florida
Homo Museum, Exit Art, New York, NY
International Digital Art Salon, Centro Cultural Pablo de Torriente Brau, Havana, Cuba
Paper Politics, curated by Josh MacPhee for Phinney Center Gallery, Seattle, WA, 5+5 Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, Portland State University, Oregon (catalog)



BOOKS
2013 Things To Tell Your Lover (21 Postcards, glue-binding)
Variations 2, NYC, with Margaret Rizzio
Variation 1, LA, with Margaret Rizzio
2012 The Author of This Book Committed Suicide (NYPL), designed by Justin Yockel
Ma-Me-Mo-Mn-Mt with Courtney Childress
TORSO
100 New York Mysteries, Version 2 (White)
2006 100 New York Mysteries, Version 1 (Black)
2004 Half-Life (a novel), Alyson Books



FILM/VIDEO
2012 Everything Takes Time (Macedonia), documentary video, 7 minutes, sound
2007?? Untitled Cities Project, six videos, color w/sound
2006 My Studio in Nevis, video, 2 minutes, color w/sound, Exit Art, New York, NY
2004 Una Pelicula du Cinema Retrato Reverso, video, 47 seconds, color/silent, 59 Second Film Festival, Tribeca, New York, NY, Culture TV, Moscow
2001 Tsthen, Super-8 and video, 12-min, Anthology Film Archives, New York, NY
1999 Diary-Ah, super-8, 4-min, B&W/silent, Acts at MIX Festival, Anthology Film Archives
1996 Eulogy, video, 7-min, Anthology Film Archives, New York, NY, Sao Paolo Brazil, San Diego, California
PRESS: PRINT
Holland Cotter, ?Art in Review: I Killed My Father, I Ate Human Flesh, I Quiver With Joy: An Obsession with Pier Paolo Pasolini,? New York Times, March 7, 2013
Lydia Matthews, ?Streetwise: At Eliava Bazaar,? by Lydia Matthews, Artisterium Catalog
?100 Artists To Watch,? Modern Painters, December 2011?January 2012
Krste Golabovski, ?Time For Everything,? TVM Ohrid Broadcasting, December 16, 2011
Andrew Bucsis, ?And I Have a Bridge to Sell You,? Passageway Gallery Publication, 2011
Christopher Muther, ?For These Artists, T-Shirts Are Their Canvas,? The Boston Globe,
January 29, 2009
Nisha Maxwell, ?Beyond the Fluff & Fold,? Weekly Dig, January 9, 2009
Margo Norton, ?Construct Criticisms: Artist Subvert Constructed Codes in the Dating Praxis,?
The Dating Show, catalog, February 2007
Helen Walters, ?300% Cotton: More T-Shirt Graphics,? Laurence King Publishing, 2006
Rafael Risemberg, ?Urban Underside,? The New York Blade, July 24, 2006
Roberta Smith, ?Art In Review: The Studio Visit,? New York Times, February 24, 2006
Holland Cotter, ?Art In Review: HomoMuseum,? New York Times, June 24, 2005
Hrag Vartanian, ?HomoMuseum: Heroes and Monuments,? The Brooklyn Rail,
September, 2005.
Frank Holliday, ?Vast Space Dwarfs Huge Inquiry,? Gay City News, June 2005
Mark Liebman, Genre Magazine, Artist Profile, May 2005
Gerald Robinson, ?Glamour, Anti-glamour, and Just Plain Dull,? NY Blade, March 2005
Beth Greenfield, review of Half-Life, Time Out New York, June 2004
?To Be Young, Gay and Modern, ?Bay Windows, May 2004
Tim Miller, ?An Interview with Aaron Krach,? Bay Area Reporter, May 2004
Jonathan Ringen, ?Beyond the Brass Plaque,? Metropolis Magazine, July 2003
Kristen Rhodes, ?Applying Labels,? Public Art Review, Vol. 14, No. 2, Issue 28, Summer 2003
Christy Goodman, ?June brings ?Bodilicious? to St. George,? North Shore Star, May 2003
Albert Amateau, ?Writer sounds out walking tour of Italian Village,? The Villager, April 2, 2003


PRESS: ONLINE
Purple Magazine, purple DIARY, ?I KILLED MY FATHER, I ATE HUMAN FLESH, I QUIVER WITH JOY: AN OBSESSION WITH PIER PAOLO PASOLINI,? http://www.purple.fr, February 27, 2013
Harlem World Magazine, ?Public Art in Harlem: Now! By Aaron Krach,? harlemworldmag.com,
February 8, 2013
Cathryn Drake, ?Tri, Tri Again: Tbilisi Georgia,? Artforum.com, November 23, 2012
Music Box TV, Georgia, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CYhuovLj1zY, October 2012
Davy Knittle, ?A Study in Access: a Review of Nicholas Cohn?s Art & Social Activism,? Chashama,
chashama.org, August 8, 2012
Carl Gunhouse, ??How To Write a Novel,? Searching For The Light, cargunhouse.blogspot.com,
August 6, 2012
Jeffrey Berg, ?Destruction & Creation: The Art of Aaron Krach,? JDB Records,
jdbrecords.blogspot.com, January 17, 2012
Leah Rae, ?Purchase College ?Art for Social Change? class has presence in Port Chester,?
Lohud.com, May 13, 2011
Charlie Suisman, ?Up Next: Longer Periods of Happiness,? Manhattan User?s Guide,
January 22, 2009
Margo Norton, ?It?s Not Over Yet at Invisible Exports,? Artlurker, Miami, FL, November, 2008.
Veronica Bosley, ?Art is in Full Bloom at MCLA Gallery 51,? Berkshires.org, 2008


GRANTS, AWARDS and RESIDENCIES
Puffin Foundation Grant, Interdisciplinary Sculpture, 2013
Video Residency, Outpost Artists Resources, New York, 2013 (with Christopher Robbins)
Anderson Ranch, Snowmass, CO (with Sanford Biggers)
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council: Grant For Creative Communities, 2012
Director?s MFA Recognition Award, SUNY Purchase, 2012
Neuberger Scholarship, 2012, to attend Anderson Ranch workshop with Sanford Biggers
Windgate Fellowship, 2011?2012
Jon Spanier M.F.A. Scholarship for the Arts, 2010?2012
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council: Grant For Creative Communities, 2008


CURATORIAL
2013 ?No Name? at On Stellar Rays, NYC, organized with Courtney Childress
2011 ?I Don?t Have A Clue?? Visual AIDS, thebody.com
?Soon-Yi Purchase,? 206 Rivington Street, NYC
2010 ?The Great Wall,? gilt.com
2009 ?Artists Who Use Text To Say Nice Things,? 206 Rivington Street, NYC



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