kadar brock ***press ***news ***cv ***contact

 

NEWS

***12/06/12 The Hole at NADA Miami, 2012 though December 9

***11/01/12 Off-Modernists published the November issue of Dazed and Confused Magazine

***10/08/12 Ululation, Vigo Gallery, London, UK through November 9

***09/11/12 Disenchant Magic Item, solo exhibition at Vigo Gallery, London, UK through October 16

***09/06/12 News From Chicago and New York organized by Henning Strassburger at Fiebach, Minninger, Cologne, DE with Andrew Brischler, Kadar Brock, Matt Jones, Jim Lee, Tony Lewis, Scott Reeder, Tyson Reeder, Mario Ramano, Kellie Romany, James Powers, Wendy White through October 27

***07/07/12 Portrait of a Generation at The Hole, NYC with Aaron Rose, Adam Tullie, Adam Schleimer, Alex Prager, Alexey Sizov, Alison Blickle, Allison Schulnik, Anders Oinonen, Andrea Sonnenberg, Andre Saravia Andrew Jeffrey Wright, Andrew Kuo, Angeline Rivas, Ari Marcoplolous, Ashley Macomber, Aurel Schmidt, Assume Vivid Astro Focus, Barry McGee, Bec Stupac, Ben Brock, Ben Jones, Bijoux Altimirano, Bill Powers, Billy Grant, Body By Body, Brengar, Brian Belott, Brian Degraw, Brian Kenney, Brain McPeck, Bruce High Quality, Bruce Labruce, Cass Bird, Caroline Snow, Casey Spooner, Chelsea Seltzer, Cheryl Dunn, Chris Johanson, Christian Rosa, Clare Rojas, Clayton Patterson, Cody Critcheloe, Colette Robbins, Cynthia Rowley, Dash Snow, Donald Baechler, Donald Cummings, Dustin Yellin, Eddie Martinez, Enno Tianen, Eric Cahan, Erik Foss, Eric Yahnker, Evan Gruzis, Fab Five Freddy, Francesca Gavin, Glenn O’Brien, Gordon Hull, Grant Worth, Hisham Bharoocha, Holton Rower, IO Tillet Wright, Isaac Lin, Jack Donoghue, Jack Pierson, Jaimie Warren, Jane Moseley, JD Samson, Jeanette Hayes, Jeff Ladouceur, Jeff Vespa, Jeremy Kost, Jesse Edwards, Jesse Geller, Jiannis Varelas, Jim Drain, JIM JOE, Jo Jackson, Joe Bradley, Joe Grillo, Joe Rushe, Joey Frank, John Holland, Jonah Freedman, Jorge Ulrich, Josh Lazcano, Justin Lowe, Kadar Brock, Karley Sciortino, Kathy Grayson, KATSU, Keegan McHargue, Kembra Pfahler, Kenny Scharf, Kevin Baker, Kris Kahler, Kristy Leibowitz, Kunle Martins, Lance De Los Reyes, Lele Savieri, Leo Fitzpatrick, Levi Tate, Libby Black, Lizzi Bougatsos, Lola Schnabel, Malcolm Stuart, Marc Bell, Maria Robledo, Maripol, Mark Cross, Matt Jones, Matt Leines, Matt Stone, Matthew Craven, Matthew Stone, Max Snow, McDermott & McGough, Micah Ganske, Mike Namer, Miz Metro, N Dash, Naomi Fisher, Olivier Zahm, Parker Ito, Peter Sutherland, Rachel Chandler, Raymond Pettibon, Renee Ricard, Robert Lazzarini, Ry Fyan, Ryan McGinley, Sam Moyer, Sandy Kim, Scott Ewalt, Scott Hug, Scott Reeder, Seana Gavin, Sharon Needles, Shoplifter, Slater Bradley, Slava Mogutin, Spencer Sweeney, Stefan Bondell, Steve Powers, Sue Webster, Susy Oliveira, Taylor McKimens, Terence Koh, Theo Rosenblum, ThreeAsFour, Tim Biskup, Tim Hull, Tim Noble, Tjorg Douglas Beer, Todd James, Vanessa Prager, Wes Lang, Yamataka Eye, Yoko Ono, runs through August 10

***07/06/12 Mousse Magazine lists Changing States of Matter at Brand New Gallery, Milan

***07/05/12 ATP diary covers Changing States of Matter at Brand New Gallery, Milan

***06/30/12 ARTribune covers Changing states of Matter at Brand New Gallery, Milan

***05/31/12 Changing States of Matter, Brand New Gallery, Milan, IT with Aaron Angell, Bianca Beck, Lynda Benglis, Steve Bishop, Kadar Brock, Matthew Chambers, Folkert de Jong, Nicolas Deshayes, Sam Falls, Ryan Foerster, Antonia Gurkovska, Gabriel Hartley, Jessica Jackson Hutchins, Mai Thu Perret, Rona Pondick, Ry Rocklen, Analia Saban, Molly Zuckerman-Hartung, runs through July 28

***04/10/12 The Untouchables, Saamlung, Hong Kong with Conor Backman, Kadar Brock,Hou Yong, Travess Smalley,Jo-ey Tang, Yan Xing, runs through May 10

***01/19/12 The Hole at Art Los Angeles Contemporary, Los Angeles, CA through January 22

***12/16/11 "...", The Hole, New York, NY with Kadar Brock, Matt Jones, Sam Moyer, Scott Reeder run through February 4, 2012

***12/01/11 Deja Booth, The Hole at NADA, Miami Beach, FL with Eric Yahnker, FriendsWithYou, Evan Gruzis, Eddie Martinez, Robert Lazzarini, Theo Rosenblum, Matt Jones, Joe Grillo, Ara Peterson, Kembra Pfahler + E.V. Day, Matthew Stone, Kadar Brock, Lola Schnabel and Sayre Gomez runs through December 4th

***09/16/11 An Instance of Vibration curated by Peter Makebish, Anonymous Gallery, New York, NY with Donald Baechler, Kevin Baker, Brian Bellot, Ross Bleckner, Kathryn Bernhardt, Kadar Brock, Brendan Cass, John Newsom, Ouattara Watts, Lola Schnabel, runs through October 15

***09/07/11 Norfolk, Thierry Goldberg, New York, NY with Steven Baldi, John Bianchi, Jane Benson, Ethan Breckenridge, Kadar Brock, Sarah Dornner, Stacy Fisher, Kate Gilmore, Ethan Greenbaum, Adam Marnie, Robert Melee, Saul Melman, Jo Nigoghossian, Brian O'Connell, Virginia Poundstone, Meredyth Sparks, Naama Tsabar, Marianne Vitale, Claudia Weber, Erik Wysocan, runs through October 30

***08/03/11 "Exchanging Studio Visits with Kadar Brock" by Sharon L Butler on Two Coats of Paint

***06/03/11 Out of Practice curated by Nudashank, Art Blog Art Blog Summer Space, New York, NY runs through June 18th.

***06/02/11 wcfsb, House Gallery, Salt Lake City, UT runs through July 12th.

***06/01/11 "Abstract Painting: The New Casualists" by Sharon L. Butler on The Brooklyn Rail.

***05/18/11 Outer Space Benefit Auction Exit Art, New York, NY

***03/31/11 THE SULTANS PLAYED CREOLE curated by James Cope opens at Champion in Austin, TX and runs through April 30th.

***03/16/11 Paper A-Z, Sue Scott Gallery, New York, NY runs through April 22nd.

***03/04/11 Pieced Together opens at HKJB, Brooklyn, NY

***01/11/11 Cover Version LP curated by Timothy Hull, BAM, Brooklyn, NY runs through March 20th.

***01/06/11 THE OPEN DAY BOOK exhibition opens at L.A.C.E. in Los Angeles, CA.

***12/05/10 THE OPEN DAY BOOK book release event, hosted by Art Catalogues, at LACMA, from 4-6PM.

***12/03/10 INFORMAL RELATIONS curated by Scott Grow, featuring Patrick Alt, Chris Ashley, Patrick Berran, Kadar Brock, Matthew Deleget, Laura Fayer, Keltie Ferris, Patrick Michael Fitzgerald, Connie Goldman, Brent Hallard, Rachel Hayes, Jeffrey Cortland Jones, Michael Just, Matthew Langley, Jim Lee, Rossana Martinez, Rob Nadeau, Melissa Oresky, Paul Pagk, Danielle Riede, Maximillian Rodel, Eric Sall, Susan Scott, Gabriel J. Shuldiner, Jessica Snow, Henning Straßburger, Garth Weiser, Wendy White, Paige Williams, Douglas Witmer, Molly Zuckerman-Hartung, John Zurier, opens at the Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art, and runs through January 15, 2011.

***11/19/10 UNCLAIMED SPACE, solo Exibition at Thierry Goldberg Projects, 5 Rivington St. NYC, opens and runs through December 23rd.

***11/04/10 The Sixteenth Annual ARTWALK NY silent auction benefiting Coalition for the Homeless.

***11/02/10 THE OPEN DAY BOOK, edited by David P. Earle, official release date.

***06/22/10 CONJURING AND DISPELLING is reviewed on Julia Friedman's CONTEMPORARY ART TOKYO BLOG.

***06/18/10 CONJURING AND DISPELLING, solo exhibition at Motus Fort, 1-3-5 Higashi Kanda, 2nd Floor, Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan, opens and runs through July 17th.

***06/10/10 ALL SIGNS POINT TO YES: AN INTERVIEW WITH KADAR BROCK by Michael Tomeo on Daily Serving.

***05/28/10 SUBSTANCE ABUSE curated by Colin Huerter opens at Leo Koenig Inc. Projekte, 541 W. 23rd St., NYC and runs through July 3rd.

***05/26/10 NIGHT FISHING at Thierry Goldberg Projects reviewed in Idiom Mag by Laila Pedro.

***04/30/10 NIGHT FISHING opens at Thierry Goldberg Projects, 5 Rivington St., NYC and runs through May 30th.

***04/27/10 NIGHT FISHING is a pick on Art Cat.

***04/14/10 IN DIALOGUE, curated by Peter Makebish, opens at anonymous gallery, 169 Bowery, NYC and runs through May 23rd.

***02/28/10 IN.FLEC.TION. opens at the Hudson Valley Center of Contemporary Art. and runs through July 26th.

***02/21/10 Nothing Is Wrong If It Feels Good is up at Mike Potter Projects in Cologne.

***02/20/10 The Artist's Guide to the L.A. Galaxy opens at West Los Angeles College Art Gallery.

***02/03/10 Flawed Diamonds: Recent Painting at Exit Art by Daniel Larkin on HyperAllergic.

***01/21/10 QUICK WHILE STILL NYC opens at Heist Gallery Pop-Up Space, 143 Madison Ave. @ 31st Street

***01/09/10 NEW MIRRORS: Painting in a Transparent World is open now at EXIT ART, up through February 6th.

***10/28/09 Too Big To Fail is on KCLOG blog, with a few pictures of my piece.

***10/23/09 Too Big To Fail opens tonight at 395 Flatbush Extension. It's already been mentioned on thing.net and on James Wagner's blog.

***09/21/09 Today is my Pop Pop's birthday. Happy birthday Pop Pop.

***09/21/09 Video content is here, here, and here. Definitely not here.

***09/11/09 Here is a link to a blog that discusses my work in "Heart Break Hotel" at F+V.

***09/07/09 THE CURSED CHATEAU at Indy MoCA opened August 14th.

***07/19/09 I'm in a group show at Freight + Volume called "Heart Break Hotel." It runs through September 12th. I'm also in a group show curated by Michael Wilson at 999 Metropolitan (our studio building) called "Candygrammar," it opens July 23rd, and goes for three days.

***03/02/09 Interview with Qi Peng is posted on EXAMINER.COM.

***02/10/09 FUTURECLAW is live - Check out pages 45-54 and the back cover.

***11/06/08 The "Young Bloods" story from CITY Magazine is now in the press section.

***11/02/08 I'm going to have a portfolio of paintings and an interview with Ana Finel Honigman come out in the next issue of FUTURECLAW.

***11/02/08 Issues of CITY and USELESS are on the stands.

***09/26/08 I have some press coming out next month in USELESS and also in CITY.

***09/26/08 Canadian art critic Leah Sandals mentions my work on her blog.

***09/22/08 The HVCCA Benefit Auction will take place on Sunday, October 5th at Yvon Lambert Gallery.

***08/08/08 Barnett Newman's essay THE PLASMIC IMAGE as a pdf (give it a second to load). This is very good reading.

***08/08/08 "I Want a Little Sugar in My Bowl" at Asia Song Society (A.S.S.) opens Saturday.

***07/22/08 Read this fashion blog my friend Abby writes.

***07/07/08 Mentioned on some Swedish blog - Google translation says "The artist who made this painting is called Kadar Brock and is incredibly clever. I love the art!"

***06/22/08 This is a video of a ritual I did at Buia while my show was up. It was a secret.

***06/21/08 COVER VERSION curated by the wonderful Timothy Marvell Hull at Taylor DeCordoba Gallery in Los Angeles runs from June 28th through August 10th. There's already a little press for it here and here.

***05/30/08 HEAVEN IS A PLACE ON EARTH is a "Weekend Pick" on ARTINFO.COM. I got to review/recommend five shows for this write up as well.

***05/30/08 I'm listening to Jens Lekman, he's wonderful. I've been reading, in no particular order: parts of Barnett Newman interviews (I have that hard to find collection of all his writings), Kasimir Malevich's treatise on Suprematism, and Delueze and Guitari's KAKFA book; all of which are inspiring me to further hash out what it is I'm making, why I make it, and what I hope it's about.

***05/17/08 Painting contradicts the inevitable impermanence of my life. I guess it's the closest thing to eternity (or immortality) I've got.

***05/16/08 HEAVEN IS A PLACE ON EARTH is on a few blogs - Nancy Smith put some pics up on ARTLOVERS, including a great pic of me and Kenny Scharf. a wordpress blog.DELICIOUS GHOST. ARTCAL lists it as a "pick." Katy Hamer put something up on her blog.

***05/15/08 It's my mom's birthday. HAPPY BIRTHDAY MOM! My mom is fucking awesome.

***05/02/08 HEAVEN IS A PLACE ON EARTH is on STYLE.COM.

***05/01/08 HEAVEN IS A PLACE ON EARTH, my New York SOLO opens tonight at BUIA.

***04/29/08 YOU ONLY LIVE ONCE (solo with Angell Gallery in Toronto) is reviewed in the May issue of ARTFORUM.

***04/11/08 Interview with Matt Jones has been edited, and posted.

***03/31/08 James Mahon, this great fashion photographer, took some photographs and a video of me in my studio. You can see it on his website.

***03/19/08 You Only Live Once is reviewed in ArtKrush.

***03/05/08 Heaven Is A Place On Earth, is previewed in The Village Voice by RC Baker, as part of his Spring Picks.

***03/02/08 The opening date for Heaven Is A Place On Earth, at BUIA, is Thursday, May 1st.

***03/02/08 I've been listening to David Lynch's "Catching the Big Fish" on audio book in the studio. Listening to it over and over, enjoying the sound of his voice, and what he talks about.

***02/22/08 "You Only Live Once," solo show at Angell Gallery in Toronto, opens.

***01/24/08 I'm entirely addicted to Twin Peaks.

***12/1/07 I'm having a solo show at Angell Gallery in Toronto from February 22nd to March 29th, 2008.

***9/19/07 I also put a rad painting by MATT JONES in my bedroom; it's above his tv and his gamecube, also in my bedroom.

***9/19/07 I just made THIS website. not this one.