Sam Samore  (American, 1963) 


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Sam Samore Biography
  Lives and works in New York City
Selected Exhibitions
2008   The Object is the Mirror Part II, Wilkinson Gallery, London
2008   Scenarios, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels (solo)
2007   Sam Samore: The Suicidist, Galerie Gisela Capiain, Cologne (solo)
2007   D’Amelio Terras, New York (solo)
2007   10th International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul
2007   The loss of history makes them constantly curious and continuously horny...” Vito Acconci, John M Armleder, Olivier Mosset, Chuck Nanney, Steven Parrino, Sam Samore, D`Amelio Terras, New York
2007   Zum Sterben schön? Der Tod in der Kunst des 20. Jahrhunderts, Kunsthalle Recklinghausen, Recklinghausen, Germany
2006   Sam Samore: The Suicidist, P.S.1, Contemporary Art Center, New York (solo)
2006   Momento Mori, Comme ci Comme ça II, Salon d`Art, Cologne
2006   Dormir, rê autres nuits, Musée d`art contemporain, Bordeaux
2006   Dark Places, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica
2006   Portrait of Artists, Luhring Augustine Gallery, New York
2006   Galerie Anne de Villepoix, Paris (solo)
2005   Galerie Gisela Capitain, Köln (solo)
2005   Galeria OMR, with Lorena Toledo, Mexico City
2005   Stories (Incomplete): A Project, Gray Kapernekas Gallery, New York (solo)
2005   Galeria Graça.Brandao, Porto, Portugal (solo)
2005   Stories (Incomplete), Galerie Gisela Capitain, Cologne (solo)
2004   Vous Etes Ici, Francis Boeske & Hans Gieles, Amsterdam (solo)
2004   Rimbaud, curated by Max Henry, New York
2003   Galerie Mirko Meyer, Köln
2003   White Dahlia, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Bruxelles (solo)
2002   Galerie Anne de Villepoix, Paris (solo)
2002   Das zweite Gesicht, Deutsches Museum, Munich
2001   The Beauty of Intimacy, Lens and Paper Kunstraum Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, Kunsthalle Baden-Baden
2001   Gorney Bravin + Lee, New York, NY (solo)
2000   Sam Samore: Pathological Tales/Schizophrenic Stories, Casino Luxembourg (solo)
2000   The Look Behind, Portfolio Kunst AG, Wien
1999   Hitchcock, Kunsthalle Tirol, Austria
1999   Galerie Anne de Villepoix, Paris (solo)
1998   The Oasis – The Sirens – The Drifters, Art & Public, Geneva (solo)
1998   Fast Forward: Body Check, Kunstverein in Hamburg
1997   Enjoy, Schloß Agathenburg, Stade
1997   Scenarios, Galerie Gisela Capitain, Cologne (solo)
1996   Allegories of Beauty (Incomplete), DAAD Galerie, Berlin (solo)
1996   Sugar Hiccup, Tramway Gallery, Glasgow
1995   Film cuts, Galerie Neugerriemschneider, Berlin
1995   Ecole des beaux-arts de Nimes, Nimes (solo)
1994   Situations, Kunsthalle Zürich (with Harald F. Müller) (solo)
1994   Pictures of the real world (In real time), Paula Cooper, New York
1994   The use of pleasure, Terrain, San Francisco
1993   Die Zweite Wirklichkeit, Schloss Wilhelm Stuttgart, Tele Tube, Zürich
1993   Centre Paris/Zentrum Paris, Ritter Klagenfurt
1992   Tableaux voles, Sylvana Lorenz Gallery, Paris
1992   Spielhölle, Frankfurt Universität, Metro Station
1992   Galerie Massimo de Carlo, Milan (solo)
1991   Galerie Christian Nagel, Cologne (solo)
1991   Kirsten Mosher, Sam Samore, Beat Streuli, Anne de Villepoix, Paris
1991   Le Revange de l'Image, Pierre Huber, Geneva
1991   Galerien Daniel Buchholz/Gisela Capitain/Tanja
1991   Esther Schipper/Monika Sprüth/Sophia Ungers
1990   Galerie Bleich-Rossi, Graz (solo)