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2023 James Byrne: Unforeseen Anomalies, Pump House Regional Arts Center, La Crosse,
individual show of new photographs
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"
Praxis Photo Arts Center, Minneapolis, Black and White, "Nights and Days"
James Byrne: New Works, Hopkins Center for the Arts, individual show of altered photographs
Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany, Global Groove, "Lament", short video
PACE Center Gallery, Denver, Alternative Facts: Photography by Any Means, "Consequences"
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"
Museum of Art and Design, Miami, The Body Electric, "Scale Drawing", video installation
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
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, The Body Electric, "Scale Drawing", video installation
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
ZKM | Center for Art and Media, Karlsruhe, Germany, Video Art, https://zkm.de/de, "Both", "Tangent", "Transclucent", videos
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. His work encompasses video art, dance video, filmmaking, and photography.
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, https://www.moma.org/artists/34852#exhibitions; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, https://walkerart.org/collections/artists/james-byrne; Museum of Art, Carnegie Institute, Pittsburg; Tate Modern, London; Galleria d'Art Moderna Torino; 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.
Miscellaneous Articles, Catalogues, Reviews, Museum Collections, from past and present
https://ybca.org/artist/james-byrne/ - Yerba Buena Contemporary Art Center 2019
https://www.moma.org/artists/34852#exhibitions - Museum of Modern Art
https://walkerart.org/collections/artists/james-byrne - Walker Art Center
https://www.eai.org/artists/james-byrne/biography - Electronic Arts Intermix
https://records.cmoa.org/parties/6c58ae1a-a541-40fb-9217-b09b9892c5be/ - Carnegie Museum of Art
https://www.stage32.com/profile/371227/about - writer/director
https://www.artforum.com/print/reviews/198207/james-byrne-65695 - "Charles Hagen on James Byrne at PS 1" Art Forum
https://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/brown-byrne-rehearsal-of-set-and-reset-1983-in-trisha-browns-loft-new-york-ny-in-advance-t15967; Tate Modern
https://www.gamtorino.it/en/artistpage/james-byrne/ - Galleria d'Art Moderna Torino
https://blokmagazine.com/videotapes-early-video-art-1965-1976-at-zacheta-national-gallery-of-art/ - Zacheta-National Gallery of Art, Warsaw
https://hirshhorn.si.edu/exhibitions/directions-1981/ - "Directions 1981" Hirshhorn
https://parkerarts.org/art-gallery-exhibits/james-byrne/ - "Alternative Facts: Photography by Any Means"
https://www.flickr.com/photos/devosartmuseum/sets/72177720299983309/ - "North of the 45th" exhibition
https://www.photomidwest.org/juried-exhibits2022 - "PhotoMidwest 12th Biennial"
"I am not accomplished. I am accomplishing."
"Side Walk No. 15", photograph, Jurors Choice Award 2022
Shadow Perspective, Praxis Photo Arts Center
"La Crosse", photograph, PhotoMidwest 12th Biennial, and James Byrne: Unforseen Anomalies, 2023
at the Pump House
James Byrne * email@example.com * @jbyrne2d * 612-702-5849 *. 883 Linwood Ave, St. Paul, MN 55105