Galerie Nagel Draxler

Egan Frantz



geboren / born 1986 in Norwalk, Connecticut
lebt und arbeitet / lives and works in Brooklyn, New York


BA, Hampshire College, Amherst, Massachusetts, 2009


Not yet not longer Speaking to the void, in spite of Prefigured monumental ruin., Galerie Nagel Draxler, Cologne (upcoming, 18 April 2018)

The Oat Paintings, Roberts & Tilton, Los Angeles, CA

Dark Tongues, Ghostly Apparitions and Tax Avoidance, Galerie Nagel Draxler, Berlin

Magickal Materialism, Jack Tilton Gallery, New York, NY
Captive Vocabulary, fused space, San Francisco, CA
(Art) Nova, Art Basel Miami Beach, Miami, FL
Dialogue of Abstraction, with Stefan Müller, curated by Chantal Blatzheim, Bank Merck Finck & Co., Cologne

Monday & Friday, Tuesday & Friday, Wednesday & Friday,Thursday & Friday, Friday & Friday, Michael Jon Gallery, Miami, FL
Monday & Friday, Tuesday & Friday, Wednesday & Friday,Thursday & Friday, Friday & Friday, Galerie Nagel Draxler, Cologne

Art Statements, Art Basel, Basel
Tails, Brand New Gallery, Milano
MULTIPLES, Jack Tilton Gallery, New York, NY

Room Temperature, Roberts & Tilton, Los Angeles, CA
The Serial Poem 1 & 2 & 3 & 4 & 5 & 6, Tomorrow Gallery, Toronto

Sequence 3, Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York, NY
Clearly Addressed, C L E A R I N G, New York, NY

All Quiet on the Western Front, Amherst, MA


Egan Frantz & Liz Wendelbo, Kavita B Schmid, New York, NY
Very good abstraction, a sculpture and a video, Galerie Nagel Draxler Projects, Los Angeles, CA

Summer & sUMMER, Michael Jon Gallery, Detroit, MI & Miami, FL
Infinitude, Roberts & Tilton, Culver City, CA
but that joke isn’t funny anymore…, Tilton Gallery, New York, NY
Ain’tings, Robert Blumenthal, New York, NY

Conor Beckman, Egan Frantz, Ross Iannatti, Parker Ito, Alison Knowles, Niall Macdonald, Asher Penn, John Rippenhoff with Emily Sundblad, Roman Schramm, James Fuentes, New York, NY

The Road Ahead Roberts & Tilton, Culver City, CA
New. New York, Essl Museum, Vienna
Tomorrow, NADA, New York, NY

Royal Rumble, C L E A R I N G, Miami Beach, FL
Clearly Addressed C L E A R I N G, New York, NY
Coming and Going: Works from the collection of Peter Kang NYCAMS, New York, NY
Combine No. 1, Cage, New York, NY
Form Less Painting, Andrew Roth, New York, NY
Kaupfbau, e-flux, Basel
Used Youth: Egan Frantz and Cindy Hinant, by Nicolás Guagnini, Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York, NY
Commodity / Fetish, by Nicolás Guagnini, Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York, NY
Tax Day News & Smoke, by Roger van Vorhees, The Emily Harvey Foundation, New York, NY


Egan Frantz also performs with minimal electronics girl/boy duo Xeno & Oaklander. They have been featured in documentaries for Japanese TV NPK, Red Bull Music Academy, BOMBSessions, and Live on KEXP. They have toured the US, Europe and Russia numerous times, play extensively in New York music venues, and have performed at festivals and art institutions such as Buchla Source of Uncertainty, the Moog showcase at SXSW, SFMoMA, The Kitchen, MoMA PS1, Art Basel Miami, Kunsthalle Zurich, and the New Museum, New York.


"10 Picks From Independent Art Fair 2015", http:// art/10-picks-from- independent-art-fair-2015/ #slideshow_74419.2 , 2015.
"UbuWeb Top 10: Egan Frantz & Liz Wendelbo",, March 2015
Steadman, Ryan: "These Are the 7 Must-See Booths at Art Basel Miami 2015", , 30.11.2015

Diack, Heather: "Egan Frantz", Critic's picks, Artforum,, November 2014
monopol Blog: "Egan Frantz – ‚Monday & Friday, Tuesday & Friday, Wednesday & Friday, Thursday & Friday, Friday & Friday‘“, Tuesday-Friday-Wednesday-Friday-Thursday-Friday-Friday-Friday.html , September 2014

Bedard, Matthew. "Egan Frantz”, Flaunt Magazine, January 2013
"Egan Frantz focuses his attention on artist multiples in exhibition at Tilton Gallery", , 2013

Wood, Eve. "Egan Frantz/Room Temperature", November 2012
Williams, Maxwell. “Discovery: Egan Frantz” Interview Magazine, October 2012
Nader, Miriam. "Poetic License: Egan Frantz" Canadian Art, May 2012
Editorial. "Egan Frantz at Tomorrow," Contemporary Art Daily, May 2012

Neustein, Andrea. "Form Less Painting," Flash Art, November - December 2011
Rosenberg, Karen. “Rising and Regrouping on Lower East Side,” The New York Times, April 22 2011
The Symptom: Egan Frantz reads Barthes' "The Neutral",, Lacanian Ink #37: New York, Spring 2011
Actuality: Patient’s Belongings,, 2011