Banks Violette

BANKS VIOLETTE

Born 1973 Ithaca, New York

Education


2000

M.F.A, Columbia University, New York


1998

B.F.A., School of the Visual Arts, New York


1995

Tompkins Cortland Community College, Dryden, New York


1993

General Equivalency Diploma

Solo Exhibitions


2012

"Banks Violette," Blum & Poe, Los Angeles


2011

"Banks Violette," Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris


2010

“Banks Violette,” Gladstone Gallery, New York
“Banks Violette,” Museum Dhont-Dhaenens, Deurle, Belgium


2009

“Banks Violette,” Espacio Arte Contemporáneo La Conservera, Ceutí, Spain

“Banks Violette,” Team Gallery, New York


2008

“Banks Violette,” Maureen Paley, London
“Banks Violette,” Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels
“Focus: Banks Violette,” Museum of Modern Art, Fort Worth, Texas


2007

“Banks Violette,” Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg, France
“Banks Violette,” Team Gallery, New York
“Banks Violette,” Gladstone Gallery, New York
“Banks Violette,” Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen, Norway


2006

“Banks Violette,” Maureen Paley, London
“Banks Violette and Gardar Elde Einarsson,” with Gardar Elde Einarsson, gallery.sora, Tokyo


2005

“on black wings/six-channel bleed,” with Stephen O’Malley, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels
“Banks Violette,” The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
“Banks Violette and Walter Redinger,” with Walter Redinger, Mitchell Algus Gallery,
New York


2004

“Banks Violette and Nigel Shafran,” with Nigel Shafran, MW Projects, London
“Penteholocaust/The Sixty-Sided Stone of the Androgyne,” with Matt Greene, Peres Projects, Los Angeles


2003

“Banks Violette,” LISTE, Basel, Switzerland
“An Enquiry into those Kinds of Distress which Excite Agreeable Sensations (1773): Slater Bradley & Banks Violette,” with Slater Bradley, Team Gallery, New York


2002

“Arroyo Grande, 7.22.95,” Team Gallery, New York


2000

“Banks Violette,” Team Gallery, New York

Group Exhibitions


2013

“DISASTER,” Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris


2012

“Accelerating Toward Apocalypse: Works from the Doron Sebbag Art Collection, ORS Ltd.,” Givon Art Forum, Tel Aviv, Israel [Traveled to: Daimler

Contemporary, Berlin]

“Dark Garnaal,” Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels


2011

“Black Swan,” Regen Projects, Los Angeles
“Robert Mapplethorpe: Night Work,” Alison Jacques, London


2010

“Kurt,” Seattle Art Museum, Seattle
“The Library of Babel/In and Out of Place,” Project 176/The Zabludowicz Collection, London
“NEW YORK The Loudest,” Gallery Koko, Tokyo


2009

“Compass in Hand: Selections from the Judith Rothschild Foundation Contemporary Drawings Collection,” Museum of Modern Art, New York
“Elevator to the Gallows,” Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna
“Dark Summer,” Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels
“The End,” The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh


2008

“Extra Light,” Point Ephemere, Paris
“for what you are about to receive,” Gagosian Gallery, Red October Chocolate Factory, Moscow
“The was then… This is now,” P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center, New York
“The Great Transformation—Art and Tactical Magic,” Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt
“Murder Letters,” Galeria Filomena Soares, Lisbon


2007

“When We Build Let Us Think That We Build Forever,” Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, Newcastle, England
“My Sweet Sixteen Party,” Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels
“White Light,” Sorlandets Kunstmuseum, Kristiansand, Norway
“Bastard Creature,” Palais de Tokyo, Paris
“Disorder in the House,” Vanhaerents Art Collection,” Brussels
“Collection Show,” Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst,” Zurich, Switzerland
“The Eclectic Eye,” Contemporary Art Center, New Orleans


2006

“USA Today: Works from the Saatchi Collection,” The Royal Academy, London
“Defamation of Character,” P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center, New York
“Lifestyle,” Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, Saint Gallen, Switzerland
“Cosmic Wonder,” Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, California
“Trial Balloons,” Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León, Leon, Spain
“Youth of Today,” Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
“DARK,” Museum Boljmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
“I Love My Scene: Scene One,” Mary Boone Gallery, New York
“The Image is Gone,” Galerie Lisa Ruyter, Vienna
“While Interwoven Echoes Drip into a Hybrid Body — an Exhibition about Sound, Performance, and Sculpture,” Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich, Switzerland


2005

“Thank You For the Music,” Sprüth Magers Projekte, Munich, Germany
“Blankness is Not a Void,” Standard, Oslo
“Bridge Freezes Before Road,” Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York
“La Beauté de l’Enfer: works on paper,” Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels
“Greater New York,” P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center, New York
“Suburbia,” Galerie Lisa Ruyter, Vienna


2004

“The Black Album,” Maureen Paley/Interim Art, London
“The Ice Age,” Team Gallery, New York
“Beginning Here: 101 Ways,” Visual Arts Gallery, New York
“Art and Illustration: Selections from the Frederick R. Weisman Foundation,” Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art, Pepperdine University, Malibu, California
“Noctambule,” alternative space, Paris
The Whitney Biennial, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
“Scream,” Anton Kern Gallery, New York [traveled to: Moore Space, Miami, Florida]


2003

“Kult 48 Klubhouse,” Deitch Projects, New York
“Flesh and Blood,” Michael Steinberg, New York
“A Matter of Facts,” Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York
“Back in Black,” Cohan Leslie and Browne, New York
“Melvins,” Anton Kern Gallery, New York
“The Return of the Creature (The Continuing Saga of Elementalism… Conceptual Practice and Romanticism After Robert Smithson… New Quasi-Cinemas… and Post-Punk Existentialism,” Kunstlerhaus Palais Thurn und Taxis Gartnerhaus, Bregenz, Austria


2001

“Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap,” Contemporary Arts Center, Atlanta, Georgia
“Ghost Stories,” Sandroni-Rey Gallery, Venica, California
“Learned America,” P.P.O.W. Gallery, New York
“Diversity Plus: Emerging Artists in a Rapid World,” Visual Arts Museum, New York


2000

“Summer with Friends,” Team Gallery, New York
“Two Friends and So On,” Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York
“Columbia University M.F.A. Exhibition,” alternative space, New York


1999

“Rachel Lowther and Banks Violette,” Momenta Art, New York


1998

“Group Show,” Visual Arts Gallery, New York


1997

“Group Show,” Visual Arts Gallery, New York
“MX Group Show,” Lower East Side Community Center, New York