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  • Born 1977, Tel-Aviv, Israel
  • Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA

Education

2007

  • Masters of Fine Arts, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

2003

  • Bachelors of Fine Arts, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA

Solo/Two person exhibitions

(*indicates a publication)

2017

  • Elad Lassry, Galerie Francesca Pia, Zürich, CH
  • Elad Lassry (curated by Jeff Wall), Vancouver Art Gallery

2016

  • Systematically open?, Les Recontres D'Arles, Arles

2015

  • David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  • Massimo de Carlo, Milan, Italy

2014

  • Sensory Spaces 3 - Elad Lassry, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam

2013

  • Elad Lassry, 303 Gallery, New York
  • Elad Lassry, Galerie Francesca Pia, Zurich, Switzerland

2012

  • *White Cube, Hong Kong, China
  • The Kitchen, New York
    *Padiglione d’Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy
    *Rat Hole Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
    David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles
    Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo

2011

  • Untitled (Ghost), Tramway, Glasgow
  • *White Cube, London, England
  • Galerie Francesca Pia, Zurich, Switzerland

2010

  • Luhring Augustine, New York, NY
  • Sum of Limited Views, Contemporary Art Museum, St. Louis, MO
  • Massimo De Carlo, Milan Italy
  • *Kunsthalle Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

2009

  • David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  • Elad Lassry: Three Films, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY

2008

  • Art Institute of Chicago, IL
  • The Artist Moving Image Exhibition, with Daria Martin, Bath Film Festival, Bath, England

2007

  • She Takes These Pictures of His Wife Silhouetted on a Hillside, Cherry and Martin, Los Angeles, CA
  • Driving up the Canyon She Saw a Dog, USC thesis exhibition, Los Angeles, CA

2003

  • New Photos, 18th Street Arts Complex, Santa Monica, CA

Group Exhibitions

(*indicates a publication)

2017

  • Back to Mulholland Drive. Minimal Fantasy, La Panacée - Centre d’Art Contemporain, Montpellier, F. Catalogue
  • Eternal Youth, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, USA
  • You Are Looking at Something That Never Occurred, Zabludowicz Collection, London, UK
  • Hans-Peter Feldmann / Elad Lassry, Galeria Francesca Pia, Zurich
  • You Are Looking at Something That Never Occurred, Zabludowicz Collection, London
  • Eternal Youth, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Chicago
  • NGV Festival of Photography, Melbourne

2016

  • Mark Leckey: Containers and Their Drivers, MoMA PS1, New York
  • Ordinary Pictures, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis 

2015

  • *Perfect Likeness: Photography & Composition, Hammer Museum, LA
  • *Under the clouds: From Paranoia to the digital sublime, Fundacao de Serralves, Porto
  • Camera of Wonder, curated by Jens Hoffman, Centro de la Imàgen, Mexico City, Mexico
  • Still Life Remix, curated by Ilaria Bonacossa, Palazzo Antinori, San Casciano, Italy
  • Rio, curated by Louis-Philippe Van Eeckhoutte, Office Baroque, Brussels, Belgium
  • An Unfixed Image: The Photographic Across Media, The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ
  • *Under the Clouds: from paranoia to the digital sublime, curated by João Ribas, Fundação de Serralves, Porto, Portugal
  • *Collecting Lines: Drawings from the Ringier Collection, curated by Arthur Fink and Beatrix Ruf, Villa Flora, Winterthur, Switzerland
  • *Photo-Poetics: An Anthology, curated Jennifer Blessing, Deutsche Bank KunstHalle, Berlin, Germany; Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
  • *Perfect Likeness: Photography and Composition, curated by Russell Ferguson, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
  • *Beastly/Tierisch, Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland
  • Part Picture, Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Toronto, Canada
  • Still Life, The Arts Club, London, England
  • *Arts & Food, curated by Germano Celant, Triennale di Milano, Milan, Italy
  • Aesthetic Decisions, The Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
2014

  • Aimia | AGO Photography Prize, Art Gallery of Ontario, Ontario
  • Today's Specials, Pace London, London
  • A World of Its Own: Photographic Practices in the Studio, The Edward Steinchen Photography Galleries, MoMA, New York
  • A Sense of Things, Zabludowicz Collection, London

2013

  • One Torino: Repertory, Palazzo Cavour, Turin
  • Curiosity: Art and the Pleasures of Knowing, Turner Contemporary, Margate, de Appel, Amsterdam
  • Film as Sculpture, WIELS Contemporary Art Centre, Brussels
  • The Universal Addressability of Dumb Things, curated by Mark Leckey, the Bluecoat, Liverpool; Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham; De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill-on-sea
  • *Beg, Borrow and Steal, Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs

2012

  • Only Parts of Us Will Ever Touch Parts of Others, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris
  • Castle In The Air, Centre of Culture ZAMEK, Poznań
  • Fremde Uberall – Foreigners Everywhere, selected works from the Pomeranz Collection, The Jewish Museum Vienna, Austria
  • Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore
  • Sehnsucht, Gaasbeek Castle Estate, Flemish Brabant, Belgium
  • Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, France

2011

  • Everything You Can Imagine Is Real..., Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium
  • ILLUMInations, curated by Bice Curiger, International Pavilion, 54th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
  • Untitled (Evidence), The David Roberts Art Foundation, London, England
  • *Deutsche Börse Photography Prize 2011, The Photographers' Gallery, London, England
  • *The Anxiety of Photography, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, CO
  • Secret Societies, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany; CAPC de Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
  • *Dance with Camera, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Scottsdale, AZ
  • *Time Again, curated by Fionn Meade, Sculpture Center, New York, NY

2010

  • Paying A Visit To Mary Part 2, With Guy de Cointet, Sarah Crowner, Elad Lassry, Willem Oorebeek, Alexandre Singh, Robert Wilhite, Kunstverein, Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • BigMinis: Fetishes of Crisis, CAPC, Musée d'Art Contemporain de Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
  • *Les Rencontres d'Arles 2010 / Edition 41, Arles, France; Garage Center for Contemporary Culture, Moscow, Russia
  • *Triumphant Carrot: The Persistence of Still Life, Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Photos and Phantasy: Selections from the Fredrik R. Weisman Foundation, Beverly Hills Municipal Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA
  • New Photography 2010, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
  • *Permanent Mimisis: An Exhibition about Realism and Simulation, Galleria Civica D'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Turin, Italy
  • *At Home/Not at Home: Works from the Collection of Martin and Rebecca Eisenberg, Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
  • *Dance with Camera, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX

2009

  • *Dance with Camera, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA
  • The Perpetual Dialogue, Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, NY
  • *Beg, Borrow and Steal, Rubell Family Collection, Miami, FL
  • John Armleder and Elad Lassry, Carlson, London, England
  • *Berlin-Los Angeles: A tale of two (other) cities, Galleria Massimo De Carlo, Milan, Italy
  • The Reach of Realism, Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami, FL
  • *Pete and Repeat, 176, London, England
  • Looking Back: The White Columns Annual, White Columns, New York, NY
  • *Superficiality and Superexcrescence, Ben Maltz Gallery at Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA
  • *The Generational: Younger Than Jesus, New Museum, New York, NY

2008

  • Front Room, Contemporary Art Museum, St. Louis, MO
  • *Half-Life, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA
  • *2008 California Biennial, Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA
  • John Connelly Presents, New York, NY
  • Photos and Phantasy, Carnegie Art Museum, Oxnard, CA
  • *Past Forward, 176, London, England
  • You, Whose Beauty Was Famous in Rome, Mandarin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2007

  • I am Eyebeam, Gallery 400, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL

2006

  • LA25, Skadden, curated by Ilene Kurtz-Kretschmar, Los Angeles, CA

2005

  • Defense- Body and Nobody in Self Protection, Sweeney Art Gallery, University of California, Riverside

2002

  • You'll Be My Footage, Wedge Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Curatorial Projects

2000

  • Other Victorians, Stevenson Blanch Gallery, Valencia, CA
  • Yesterday There Was A Disaster, Today Is Okay, Studio 18, Valencia, CA

Artist Projects

2010

  • Frieze, Issue 132, cover, Summer 2010

2009

  • X-TRA Contemporary Art Quarterly, Volume 12, Winter 2009

Awards

2007

  • John Jones Prize, London, England

2006

  • Fotokem Filmmaking Grant, Burbank, CA