Diana Thater

(American, b. 1962)

portrait of a film shoot by diana thater

Diana Thater

Portrait of a Film Shoot, 2010

portrait of josephine by diana thater

Diana Thater

Portrait of Josephine, 2010

shumla (a female gyr/prairie falcon, handled by ashlee miknuk) by diana thater

Diana Thater

Shumla (a female Gyr/Prairie falcon, handled by Ashlee Miknuk), 2008

zoë by diana thater

Diana Thater

Zoë, 2005



Born in San Francisco, CA
BA Art History, New York University, New York NY
MFA, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena CA


Idylle, Sammlung Falckenberg, Hamburg, Germany
Projections, Beyond Cinematic Space, Nationalgalerie imHamburger Bahnhof Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Berlin, Germany
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
Ectopia: The Second ICP Triennial of Photography and Video, International Center of Photography, New York, New York, USA
Four Thursday Nights: Group Dynamics, Aspen Art Muesum, Aspen Colorado, USA
Whitney Biennial 2006 Biennial Exhibition: Day for Night, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York, USA
Haunch of Venision, 'Perpetual Motion Perfect Devotion', London/UK (solo)
Zwirner & Wirth, 'Diana Thater: New Work', New York NY (solo)
David Zwirner, 'Continuous Contiguous', New York NY (solo)
1301PE, 'Pink Daisies, Amber Room', Los Angeles CA (solo)