Sam Lewitt

Biography

1982
Born in Los Angeles

Lives and works in New York

Education

2004
Whitney Independent Study Program, New York

2004
School of Visual Arts, New York, BA Fine Arts

Solo Exhibitions

2020
“DREAMBOAT DIRTBLOCK”, Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York

2018
“Cover”, Miguel Abreu, New York
BMW Open Work, curated by Attilia Fattori Franchini, Frieze London, London

2017
“Filler”, Galerie Buchholz, Berlin

2016
“More Heat Than Light”, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel
“Less Light Warm Words”, Swiss Institute, New York

2015
“More Heat Than Light”, CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco

2014
“Casual Encounters”, Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York
“Verbrannte Erde: Second Salvage”, Leopold-Hoesch Museum, Düren

2013
“International Corrosion Fatigue”, Galerie Buchholz, Cologne

2011
“Total Immersion Environment”, Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York
“0110_Universal-City_1010”, Galerie Buchholz, Berlin

2009
“From A to Z and Back”, Franco Soffiantino Arte Contemporanea, Turin
Taka Ishii Gallery, Kyoto

2008
“Printer, Scriptor: Folios”, Galerie Buchholz, Cologne
“I hereby promise… etc.”, Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York

2007
“1010 in Universal City”, Franco Soffiantino Arte Contemporanea, Turin

2006
“Patience … Fortitude”, Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York

Group Exhibitions

2019
“Hi Ventilation – 20 Jahre KvHBf”, Kunstverein Harburger Bahnhof, Hamburg
“New Order: Art and Technology in the Twenty-First Century”, The Museum of Modern Art, New York
“Most early works by Gallery Artists”, Miguel Abreu, New York
“You. Works from the Lafayette Anticipations Collection”, Musée d’Art Moderne, Paris

2018
“SI ONSITE”, Swiss Institute, New York
“On Circulation”, Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen
“The Fourteenth Season of The Artists Institute with Madeline Hollander, Sean Raspet, Sam Lewitt”, Artists Institute, New York
“Other Mechanisms”, Secession, Vienna
“Crash Test: The Molecular Turn, curated by Nicolas Bourriaud” La Panacée, MoCo – Montpellier Contemporain, Montpellier
“The Dutch Savannah, Schouwburg De Domijnen”, Sittard, Netherlands

2017
“Grid. Gradient. Drunken Walks”, The Brno House of Arts, Brno
“Grounding Vision: Waclaw Szpakowski”, Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York
“Viva Arte Viva”, 57th Venice Biennale, Venice
“Social Surfaces”, Artists Space, New York

2016
“A Slow Succession with Many Interruptions”, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco
“Sam Lewitt and Lucy Raven: Wild Sync & Weak Locals”, Pilar Corrias, London
“The Westreich Wagner Collection”, Centre Pompidou, Paris
“Takashi Murakami’s Superflat Collection”, Yokohama Museum of Art, Japan

2015″
Collected by Thea Westreich Wagner and Ethan Wagner”, Whitney Museum of American Art, NY
National Gallery 2: Empire, Chewday’s, London
“An Eye for Excellence: Twenty Years of Collecting”, Clark Art Institute, Williamstown
Hannah Hoffman Gallery, Los Angeles
“No Shadows in Hell”, Pilar Corrias, London
“The Radiants”, curated by UNITED BROTHERS and Jacob King, Bortolami Gallery, NY
“bare code scan”, Fused Space, San Francisco

2014
“Sequence 5”, Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York
“Nature After Nature”, Friedericianum, Kassel
Overduin & Co, Los Angeles
“Geographies of Contamination”, David Roberts Art Foundation, London
“Art of Its Own Making”, organized by Gretchen Wagner, Pulitzer Foundation, St. Louis

2013
“and Materials and Money and Crisis”, Museum moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien, Vienna
“drunken walks / cliché / corrosion fatigue / ebay”, Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York
“Looking Back / The 7th White Columns Annual”, White Columns, New York

2012
“Whitney Biennial”, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
“How do it know?”, Essex Street, New York
“Surface Affect”, Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York

2011
“Quodlibet III – Alphabets and Instruments”, Galerie Buchholz, Berlin
“The Medium of Contingency”, Thomas Dane Gallery, London
“The Lifestyle Press”, Cherry and Martin, Los Angeles
“Time Again: Novel”, Sculpture Center, Long Island City
“Commodity / Fetish”, Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York

2010
“The Evryali Score”, David Zwirner Gallery, New York
“Greater New York: The Baghdad Batteries”, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, New York
“So Be It: Interventions in Printed Matter”, Andrew Roth Gallery, New York
“Today I Made Nothing”, Elizabeth Dee, New York

2009
“Dreaming the Mainstream”, Vilma Gold, London
“Frottage”, Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York
“Notices”, International Project Space, Birmingham
“Collatéral”, Le Confort Moderne, Poitiers
“Quodlibet II”, Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Cologne
“Re-gift”, Swiss Institute, New York
“Practice vs. Object”, Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York

2008
“Sequence”, Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York
“Skipping the Page”, Center for Book Arts, New York (catalogue)
“Lure”, Galerie Frank Elbaz, Paris
“Novel”, Bibliothekswohnung, Berlin
“Power Structure”, Andrew Roth Gallery, New York
“A Rictus Grin”, 1602 Broadway, New York

2007
“Regroup”, Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York
“Form as Memory”, Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York
“Massiv Analog Academy”, Galerie Christian Nagel, Köln
“For the People of Paris”, Sutton Lane at Ghislaine Hussenot, Paris (catalogue)

2006
“Hands up / Hands down”, Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York
“Patti’s New Mantra” (with Ei Arakawa), Artists Space, New York
“Slow Burn”, Galerie Edward Mitterand, Geneva

2005
“New Labor”, LeRoy Neiman Gallery, Columbia University, New York