Cory Arcangel

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Nacimiento: 1978 en Buffalo, New York, Estados Unidos
Residencia: Reside en Brooklyn, Ohio, Estados Unidos
Galerías y otras organizaciones que le representan: Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Lisson Gallery, Team Gallery
Organizaciones con obra: Es Baluard - Museu d'Art Modern i Contemporani de Palma, Julia Stoschek Collection, Lune Rouge
Profesionales con obra: Anita Zabludowicz
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Publicada el 03 jun de 2014      Vista 280 veces

Descripción del Artista

Cory Arcangel is a leading exponent of technology-based art, drawn to video games and software for their ability to rapidly formulate new communities and traditions and, equally, their speed of obsolescence. It was in 1996, while studying classical guitar at the Oberlin Conservatory of Music, that he first had a high-speed internet connection – inspiring him to major in music technology and start learning to code. Both music and coding remain his key tools for interrogating the stated purpose of software and gadgets. In Super Mario Clouds (2002-), for example, he disabled the vintage Nintendo game to leave only the iconic backdrop of blue sky and clouds; in Drei Klavierstücke op.11 (2009) Arcangel recreated Arnold Schoenberg’s 1909 score of the same name by editing together YouTube clips of cats playing pianos, note for note, paw by paw. Outcomes can be surprising, funny and poignant, whether in the final form of installation, video, printed media or music composition, in the gallery or on the world wide web. Reconfiguring web design and hacking as artistic practice, Arcangel remains faithful to open source culture and makes his work and methods available online, thus superimposing a perpetual question-mark as to the value of the art object. Cory Arcangel was born in Buffalo, New York in 1978 and lives and works in Brooklyn, New York. He received a BM from the Oberlin Conservatory of Music in 2000. He is the youngest artist since Bruce Nauman to have been given a full floor solo exhibition at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (2011). Other major solo exhibitions include GAMeC, Bergamo (2015), Herning Museum of Contemporary Art (2014), Fondation DHC/Art, Montreal (2013); Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh (2013); Barbican Art Gallery, London (2011); Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin (2010) and Museum of Contemporary Art, Miami (2010). He was awarded the Jury Prize of the 2005 New York Underground Film Festival.

Actualizado

el 16 ago de 2019

Exposiciones en las que ha participado como artista

Cory Arcangel, vista de la exposición
10 abr de 2015 - 20 may de 2015

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LIsson Gallery Milan [ESPACIO CERRADO] / Milan, Lombardia, Italia


100 Sculptures
13 jun de 2019 - 20 jun de 2019

100 Sculptures

Anonymous Gallery Pop-Up París / Paris, Ile-de-France, Francia

100 Esculturas
21 sep de 2018 - 03 nov de 2018

100 Esculturas

Anonymous Gallery - México / Ciudad de México, Distrito Federal, México

Asymmetrical Response
20 jun de 2017 - 16 dic de 2017

Asymmetrical Response

Art Projects Ibiza / Eivissa, Baleares, España


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