KENNY SCHACHTER

Biography

*1961
lebt und arbeitet/ lives and works in New York

www.kennyschachter.art

AUSBILDUNG / EDUCATION

1984
B.A. philosophy and political science at the George Washington University

1987
Law at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in New York

LEHRE (AUSWAHL) / TEACHING POSITIONS (SELECTION)

University of Zurich (appointed to advisory board January 2021)
Professorships, School of Visual Arts (NY), New York University, New
School for Social Research
Lecturing, Royal College of Art

STIPENDIEN UND PREISE / GRANTS AND AWARDS

1997
Rockefeller supported grant in Mexico

EINZELAUSSTELLUNGEN / SOLO EXHIBITIONS (Auswahl/selection)

2022
"METADADA", Nagel Draxler Crypto Kiosk, Berlin

2021
"All About Eva (and me)", Charim Galerie, Wien, mit/with Eva Beresin

2019
"Artist, Kantor Gallery", Los Angeles

2018
"Retrospective, Rental Gallery", East Hampton, NY

GRUPPENAUSSTELLUNGEN / GROUP EXHIBITIONS (Auswahl/selection)

2021
Art Basel Miami Beach, Booth Galerie Nagel Draxler
Art Cologne, Booth Galerie Nagel Draxler
Art Basel, Booth Galerie Nagel Draxler
"Breadcrumbs: Art in the age of NFTism" curated by Kenny Schachter, Galerie Nagel Draxler, Cologne.
“Waiting”, Filo Sofi Arts, Cranford, NY
“NFTism: No Fear in Trying” curated by Kenny Schachter, Institut, The Stables, London
"Friends & Family", Magenta Plains, Lower East Side, NY

2020
“Born Again Virgin. A Midsummer Night’s Dream” curated by Kenny Schachter, Air Mattress Gallery (Online)
"Drawn Together", Unit, London (online)

2019
“Summer Rental” curated by Kenny Schachter, Rental Gallery, East Hampton, NY

2018
“Family Guy“ curated by Kenny Schachter, Simon Lee Gallery, London
"The Adderall and the Ecstasy", Nicodim Gallery, Bucharest

2017
"Oliver Twist, Chapter Two", Rental Gallery, East Hampton, NY

Kuratierte Ausstellungen / Curated Exhibitions (Auswahl/selection)
2021
“NFTism: No Fear in Trying”, Institut, The Stables, London
“Breadcrumbs: Art in the age of NFTism”, Galerie Nagel Draxer, Köln

2019
“Summer Rental”, Rental Gallery, East Hampton, NY

2018
“Family Guy“, Simon Lee Gallery, London

2013
“Nothing But Time: Paul Thek Revisited 1964 – 1987”, Pace Gallery, London

 

Bibliography

KATALOGBEITRÄGE (AUSWAHL)/ CATALOGUE CONTRIBUTIONS (SELECTION)

2014
"Polke/Richter – Richter/Polke", Catalogue, Christies London (Catalogue essay by Schachter)

2013
"Nothing But Time: Paul Thek Revisited 1964-1987", Catalogue, Pace London

2012
"Zaha Hadid and Suprematism", Catalogue, Galerie Gmurzynska (Catalogue essay by Schachter)

2009
"Paul Thek: Artist's Artist", Catalogue ZKM Karlsruhe (Catalogue essay by Schachter)

2006
"Art Becomes Architecture Becomes Art: A Conversation Between Vito Acconci and Kenny Schachter", Moderated by Lilian Pfaff, Springer

TEXTE UND PUBLIKATIONEN / TEXTS AND PUBLICATIONS

PERIODIKA / PERIODICALS

Writings by Kenny Schachter

Schachter has a regular column on Artnet.com in addition to writing widely for various international publications including most recently New York Magazine and The Times Magazine (UK).

Writings on Kenny Schachter

2022
"Kenny Schachter: Art Above All", 임준혁, Digitally Yours, 13.01.2022

2021
"Introducing: The Artnet NFT 30 Report", Artnet NFT, 14.12.2021
"Art Basel", NBC Nightly News, 03.12.2021
"Zaha Hadid Architects' NFTism exhibition at Art Basel Miami proposes a new standart in digital architecture and the metaverse", Josh Niland, Archinect News, 03.12.2021
"A Fascinating, Sex, Intellectually Comopelling, Unregulated Global Market / The Hidden Side of the Art Market", Freakonomics Radio, Episode 484, 01.12.2021
"Art Basel Miami Beach opens in a younger, richer, techier city", Melanie Gerlis, Financial Times
"Miami Beach moves to attract sun-seeking tech community – and Art Basel hopes to cash in", Anna Brady, The Art Newspaper
"Nagel Draxler gallery to launch Berlin space dedicated to NFTs and blockchain-related art", Anny Shaw, The Art Newspaper
"From Miami to the metaverse! Art Basel hits Florida - in pictures", The Guardian

"Plötzlich sind alle wieder da", Michael Kohler, Kölner Stadtanzeiger
"Art Cologne auf Biegen und Brechen", Daniel Völzke, Monopol
"Art Cologne eröffnet wieder", Tagesschau

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