Diana Thater  (American, 1962) 


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Diana Thater, Day for Night Four


Diana Thater
Day for Night Four

Hauser & Wirth Zürich London New York
Diana Thater, Portrait of Josephine


Diana Thater
Portrait of Josephine

David Zwirner
Diana Thater, Between Science and Magic


Diana Thater
Between Science and Magic

David Zwirner
Diana Thater, Untitled (Edition for Parkett 60)


Diana Thater
Untitled (Edition for Parkett 60)

Parkett Editions, Zurich
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Diana Thater, Perfect Devotion One


Diana Thater
Perfect Devotion One, 2005
digital projector, dvd player, dvd, free-standing projection screen, wooden chair


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Diana Thater, A Series of Events


Diana Thater
A Series of Events, 2003
2 video monitors, 2 dvd players, hard drive, synchroniser, 2 digital betacam tapes, 2 dvd's, audio cables


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Diana Thater, Object Lesson (Sicilian Dragon) Written by Mick Bighamian, Senior Master September 2007 (Played by Jennifer Acon and Mick Bighamian) Diana Thater


Diana Thater
Object Lesson (Sicilian Dragon) Written by Mick Bighamian, Senior Master September 2007 (Played by Jennifer Acon and Mick Bighamian) Diana Thater, 2008
1 video monitor, 1 dvd player, 1 dvd


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1962   Born in San Francisco, CA
1984   BA Art History, New York University, New York NY
1990   MFA, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena CA
2006   Idylle, Sammlung Falckenberg, Hamburg, Germany
2006   Projections, Beyond Cinematic Space, Nationalgalerie imHamburger Bahnhof Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Berlin, Germany
2006   Ballerina in a Whirlpool: Works by Isa Genzken, Richard Jackson, Roman Signer and Diana Thater from the Hauser & Wirth Collection, Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Baden Baden, Germany
2006   Ectopia: The Second ICP Triennial of Photography and Video, International Center of Photography, New York, New York, USA
2006   Four Thursday Nights: Group Dynamics, Aspen Art Muesum, Aspen Colorado, USA
2006   Whitney Biennial 2006 Biennial Exhibition: Day for Night, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York, USA
2005   Haunch of Venision, 'Perpetual Motion Perfect Devotion', London/UK (solo)
2005   Zwirner & Wirth, 'Diana Thater: New Work', New York NY (solo)
2005   David Zwirner, 'Continuous Contiguous', New York NY (solo)
2005   1301PE, 'Pink Daisies, Amber Room', Los Angeles CA (solo)
2005   Centro Cultural Conde Duque, 'Fast Forward, Media Art/Sammlung Goetz', Madrid/E
2004   Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, 'Nature ganz Kunst', Hamburg/D
2004   The Contemporary Jewish Museum, '100 Artists See God', San Francisco CA. Traveled to Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach CA; Contemporary Art Center of Virginia, Virgina VA
2004   MuHKA, 'Not Done', Antwerp/B
2004   Haunch of Venison, 'ANIMALS', London/GB
2004   Museum der Moderne, 'einleuchten', Salzburg/A
2004   Orange County Museum of Art, 'Hypermedia', Newport Harbor CA
2004   Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, 'Friedrich Christian Flick Collection im Hamburger Bahnhof', Berlin/D
2004   Museum für Gegenwartskunst Siegen, 'Keep the Faith. A Survey Exhibition', Siegen/D (travelled to Kunsthalle Bremen, Bremen/D) (solo)
2004   1301PE, 'White is the Color', Los Angeles CA (solo)
2003   Haunch of Venison. 'Transcendence is expansion and contraction at the same time', London/GB (solo)
2003   San Diego Museum of Art, 'Of Earth and Sky: Elements in Abstraction', San Diego CA
2003   Museum of Contemporary Art MoCA, 'SITINGS: Installation Art 1969-2002', cur. Paul Shimmel, Los Angeles CA
2003   ZKM Museum für Neue Kunst, 'Fast Forward: Media Art Sammlung Goetz', Karlsruhe/D
2003   Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, 'Moving Pictures: Contemporary Photography and Video from the Guggenheim Museum Collections', Bibao/ES
2002   Musée d'Art Moderne et Contemporain de Strasbourg, 'Vidéo topiques. Tours et Retours de L'Art Vidéo', Strasbourg/F
2002   Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, 'Das Tier in mir. Die Mensch-Tier-Verwandtschaft in der zeitgenössischen Kunst', Baden-Baden/D
2002   Galerie Hauser & Wirth, 'Ten Years Galerie Hauser & Wirth', Zurich/CH
2002   San José Museum of Art, 'Parallels and Intersections: Art/Women/California, 1950-2000', San Jose CA
2002   Kunsthalle Basel, 'Keine Kleinigkeit', Basel/CH
2002   Fondation Beyeler, 'Monet und der digitale Impressionismus', Basel/CH
2002   Nicolaj Copenhagen Contemporary Center, 'Making Nature', Copenhagen/DK. Traveled to Österreichsche Galerie Belvedere, Vienna/A
2002   Galleria Emi Fontana, 'Bastard Pink', Milan/I (solo)
2002   Galerie Ghislaine Hussenot, 'Diana Thater', Paris/F (solo)
2001   DIA Center for the Arts, 'Knots + Surfaces', New York NY (solo)
2001   David Zwirner, 'The sky is unfolding under you', New York NY (solo)
2001   1301 PE, 'The sky is unfolding under you', Los Angeles CA (solo)
2001   J. Paul Getty Museum, 'Devices of Wonder: From the World in a box to images on a screen', Los Angeles CA
2001   Harris Museum and Art Gallery, 'Enclosed and Enchanted', Preston/GB. Traveled to Mappin Art Gallery, Sheffield/GB
2001   UCLA Hammer Museum, 'Making Time: Considering Time as a Material in Contemporary Video and Film', Los Angeles CA
2001   National Gallery of Canada, 'Elusive Paradise', Ottawa/CDN
2001   Whitney Museum of American Art, 'Bitstreams', New York NY
2000   Vienna Secession, 'Delphine', Vienna/A (solo)
2000   Museum für Gegenwartskunst Siegen, 'Broken Circle', Siegen/D (solo)
2000   1301 PE, 'Diana Thater', Los Angeles CA (solo)
2000   Galerie Hauser & Wirth, 'Delphine', Zurich/CH (solo)
2000   Galleria Emi Fontana, ‘The Caucus Race‘, Milan/I (solo)
2000   Galerie Ghislaine Hussenot, 'Diana Thater', Paris/F (solo)
2000   Tensta Kontshall , 'Diana Thater', Spain/S (solo)
1999   The St. Louis Art Museum, 'The best outside is the inside', St. Louis MO (solo)
1999   Art Gallery of York University, 'The best sense is the non-sense', Toronto/CDN (solo)
1999   Carnegie Museum of Art, 'The best space is the deep space', Pittsburgh PA (solo)
1999   H&R Projects, 'Diana Thater', Brussels/B (solo)