Adam Pendleton (1984, United States) lives and works in New York. Pendleton has been included in significant exhibitions in America and Europe for over a decade. Recently he opened his solo exhibition Becoming Imperceptible at the Contemporary Arts Center New Orleans, show that will travel to the Museum of Contemporary Art Denver in July 2016. His recent shows include the Belgian Pavilion at the 56th International Art Exhibition, La Biennale di Venezia and the Palais de Tokyo's La Triennale (2012). Other important exhibitions are Adventure of the Black Square: Abstract Art and Society 1915–2015 (2015), Whitechapel Gallery, London;
The Disappearance of the Fireflies, Collection Lambert, Avignon, France (2014); Love Story - Anne and Wolfgang Titze Collection, 21er Haus and Winter Palace, Vienna, Austria (2014); Radical Presence: Black Performance in Contemporary Art, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis (2014); Ecstatic Alphabets/Heaps of Language, The Museum of Modern Art, New York (2012); Greater New York,...P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, New York (2010); The Generational: Younger Than Jesus, New Museum, New York (2010); Afro- Modernism: Journeys through the Black Atlantic, Tate Liverpool (2010); Manifesta 7, Trentino-South Tyrol, Italy (2008); Talk Show, Institute of Contemporary Art, London (2007); Resistance Is, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (2007); Frequency, Studio Museum of Harlem, New York (2005-06); and Double Consciousness: Black Conceptual Art Since the 1970s, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston (2005).
His work is included in the collections of Tate Modern, London; Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh; Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago; Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego; The Museum of Modern Art, New York; and Studio Museum in Harlem, New York.