Timeline

1983
Brandeis University, BA, High Honors in Painting, Magna Cum Laude Waltham, USA
1983
Louis P. Rabinowitz Art Award, Brandeis University Waltham, USA
1983
Saval-Sacher Grant, Brandeis University Waltham, USA
1991
Skowhegan School of Art Skowhegan, USA
1991
Fellowship recipient Skowhegan School of Art Skowhegan, USA
1998–1999
Delfina Studio Trust Studio Residency London, UK
Born in Detroit
Currently residing in London

Exhibitions

2005
“Bambi’s Beastly Buddies” Sketch, London, UK
2005
Basel Art Fair Scalo Galerie, Basel Art Fair, Switzerland
2005
“2nd biennale vour videokunst, Contour” curated by Cis Bierwickx Mechelen, Belgium
2005
“Itchy Park II” Limehouse Townhall, London, UK
2005
“A journey to the 7 seas, a real time audio visual performance with Bughouse” Le Conforte Moderne, Poitiers, France
2004
“Itchy Park I” Limehouse Townhall, London, UK
2004
“Sneeze 80 x 80” curated by Peter Lloyd Lewis and Natasha Makowski Gazon Rouge, Athens, Greece
2004
“Videoscreenings” curated by Chris Dercon Munsterraum, Munich, Germany
2003
“Crazy Treasure Hunt: you don’t have to travel far for an adventure” Anne Faggionato, London, UK
2003
International Film Festival Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
2003
Edinburgh International Film Festival, Edinburgh, UK
2003
“Video Store” curated by John Thomson, Foxy Productions, Brooklyn, USA
2003
“Anemic Cinema” curated by Alexandre Pollazon, Sketch, London, UK
2002
“Video des Monats” Kunsthalle Wien Project Space, Vienna, Austria
2001
“Ellen Cantor” Marcus Ritter, New York, USA
2001
“Ellen Cantor” Parkhaus, Dusseldorf, Germany
2000
“The Snow White Cycle” Galerie Drantmann, Brussels, Belgium
1999
“My Perversion is the Belief in True Love” Scalo Galerie, Zurich, Switzerland / Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria
1997
Feigen, Inc. Chicago, IL
1997
Galerie Drantmann Brussels, Belgium
1996
arsFutura Galerie Zurich, Switzerland
1996
Cabinet Gallery London, England
1996
Thomas Nordanstad Gallery New York, NY
1996
Chicago Art Fair, Feigen, Inc. Chicago, IL
1996
Mab Library, AC Project Room New York, NY
1996
Popocultural, South London Gallery Traveling exhibition
1996
Basel Art Fair, Feigen, Inc. Basel, Switzerland
1996
Christian Schenkman, Simon Maurer & N. von Senger Zurich, Switzerland
1995
Oh Pain, Oh Life, HelmHaus Zurich, Switzerland
1995
TRE Stockholm, Sweden
1993
Coming to Power; 25 Years of Sexuality X-plicit Art by Women, David Zwirner New York, NY
1993
Songs of Retribution, Richard Anderson New York, NY

Literature

2004
Frieze Ellen Cantor and Joseph Grigley, FA Projects, London, by Andrew Gellatly.
2003
The Art Newspaper It’s a Barbie World: Artist Interview, by Louisa Buck.
2003
Art Review Ellen Cantor, by Charlotte Edwards.
2003
Contemporary Magazine Ellen Cantor: Crazy Treasure Hunt, by Catherine Grant.
2003
Artforum.com Critics Picks: Exhibition Review, by Emily Pethick.
2003
Vertigo Interview with Ellen Cantor, by Gerald Matt, Kunsthalle Wien / Triton Verlag, Vienna.
1998
exhibition catalogue My Perversion is the Belief in True Love, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna / Scalo Verlag, Zurich.