Contact: byrnefilms@gmail.com, 612-702-5849, 883 Linwood Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105

                                       Exhibition Summary

 

2022 

PhotoMidwest 12th Biennial, Promega Gallery, Madison, "LaCrosse"

Las Laguna Gallery, Laguna CA, "Glacier Three"

DeVos Art Museum, 2022 North of the 45th, "Arms Across the Water"

Cultural Center of Cape Cod, Inside Out/Upside Down, "Arms Across the Water"

Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival, Official Selection, "Memory of Water", short film

Chazen Museum of Art, Madison, Pressing Innovations, "Live", inkless intaglio print

Praxis Photo Arts Center, Minneapolis, Shadow Perspective, "Side Walk No. 15", Jurors Choice Award

Hopkins Center for the Arts, Arts North International, "In the Shadow of Blue"

Gallerium, Migration, international group online exhibition, "With Heavy Hearts"                                                                                                                                                    

2021

Hopkins Center for the Arts, James Byrne: New Works, individual show

Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany, Global Groove, "Lament", short video

PACE Center Gallery, Denver, Alternative Facts: Photography by Any Means, "Consequences"

   https://parkerarts.org/art-gallery-exhibits/james-byrne/

Hopkins Center for the Arts, Arts North International, "Consequences" and "Last Dream"

D'art Gallery, Denver, Spot On #2, "Reclining"

Bloomington Arts Center, Members Juried Art Exhibition, "In the Shadow of Blue"

2020
Museum of Art and Design, Miami, The Body Electric, "Scale Drawing", video installation
  http://mdcmoad.org/explore/exhibitions.aspx
Zacheta-National Gallery of Art, Warsaw, Videotapes: Early Video Art, "Both" and Transluscent", videos
Vine Arts Center, Minneapolis, Art Inspired by Music, group, "Shovels in the Air"
Jimmy Wilson Gallery, Minneapolis, Guest Artist
D'art Gallery, Denver, Emerge, "Consequences"
Divulgarti Gallery, Genoa, Codici d'arte (Art Codes), group, "Memories of Home" 
Hopkins Center for the Arts, Juried Members Show, "Chance", Honorable Mention
2019
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, The Body Electric, "Scale Drawing", video installation 
  https://walkerart.org/calendar/2019/body-electric
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts,  San Francisco, The Body Electric, "Scale Drawing", video installation 
Rogue Buddha Gallery, Minneapolis, Mourning Glory, group, "The Five Ways"
Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival Official Selection, "Things to Say Before Leaving", short film
2018

ZKM | Center for Art and Media, Karlsruhe, Germany, Video Art, https://zkm.de/de,  "Both", "Tangent",  "Transclucent", videos

                                               Biography

 James Byrne is a visual artist and photographer by nature.  He grew up in a small Minnesota town, Chicago City, and followed his interest in fine art at the University of Minnesota where he earned a B.E.S with concentrations in studio art and philosophy.  He holds an MFA in Video Art from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago.  He did additional graduate study at the Whitney Museum Independent Study Program in New York where he met, and later worked with, Laurie Anderson, Eiko & Koma, and Trisha Brown, among others. 

 Byrne's work has been exhibited throughout the United States and Europe.  His videos are in major collections including the Museum of Modern Art, New York; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; Museum of Art, Carnegie Institute, Pittsburg; and Chazen Museum of Art, Madison.  James received visual arts fellowships from McKnight Foundation, Bush Foundation, Jerome Foundation, MSAB and NEA in support of his art and career.

 His current interdisciplinary practice combines photography, drawing, collage, and digital processes.  

 

                                "I am not accomplished.  I am accomplishing" James Byrne

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"Side Walk No. 15",  Jurors Choice Award 2022 
Praxis Photo Arts Center  
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