Formal Education:

MFA Goldsmiths College, London 2007

Residencies:

2006 Tihany International Postgraduate Program, Tihany, Hungary

2004 Empire State Studio Semester Program, New York, NY ( free to make my art in Chelsea NYC sure...ill sign up)

2003 Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont

 

Curated Artist Registries:

White Columns, New York, NY curated by Matthew Higgs and Amie Scally,

Flat Files, Pierogi, Brooklyn, NY

 

PUBLICATIONS:

2010  Chasing a Star…The How to Become a Famous Performance Artist Art Parade photos published in issue 12 of  /Seconds Magazine, London curated by Peter Lewis

http://www.slashseconds.com/Slashseconds.html

 

2008  The text from Magic Corn or Murder (two channel silent video 2008) published in Soanyway magazine

http://soanyway.org.uk/alexstaiger.htm

 

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2011

Narratives of the Perverse II, Jancar Gallery, Los Angeles curated by Tom Jancar and Maya Lujan.

 

2008

Sunday Supplement for Publish and Be Damned with Kit Hammonds, Camden Arts Centre, London

 Scene in the Making, Concrete and Glass Festival, London curated by Campbell and Morris Projects

Won’t Get Fooled Again, Café Gallery Projects, London, curated by Jon Purnell

WLTM, Harrington Mill Studios, Nottingham UK, curated by Anna Francis

 

2007

Video Files, Figge Von Rosen Gallery, Cologne, Germany

Master of Fine Arts Exhibition, Goldsmiths College, London

 

2006

Rag and Bone, Three Colts Gallery, London curated by Jeanine Woollard

 

Milk Me, Goldsmiths College, London

 

April Web (space) artist Artists Space, New York, NY

selected by Christian Rattemeyer and Tomoko Ashikawa

 

2004

A Conversation, with Nate Lowman Marvelli Gallery, New York, NY curated by Michael St. John

 

2003

18 Wheeler and Two Spares, The Annex, New York, NY curated by Tairone Bastien

 Night of 1,000 Drawings, Artists Space, New York, NY

 Neoria Center, Chania, Crete, Greece

 

 

Selected Screenings

2011

700 IS Experimental Film and Video Festival, Iceland

 

2010

Danny’s Girl’s screened at Perseverance, as part of Xray, London curated by Jon Purnell

 

2009

Princess Penang Coaching for Success Episode Two Marshmallow Magic screened at Sultan Eldmóður, Reykjavík, Iceland curated by Helena Hans and Elín Anna Þórisdóttir

 

2008

The Great Escape: Songs from the Hungarian Hillside screened at Clapham Picture House, London sponsored by Occupy My Time, curated by Sue Cohen

 

The Great Escape: Songs from the Hungarian Hillside screened at Her Shorts festival, Tucson, Arizona sponsored by Plugged Art Collective

 

Artless Formless screened at Unwrapped, Fitzroy, Australia

support from 69 Smith  Street Gallery, Pretend Paper, Open Channel and  VOYEUR International Video Collective

Princess Penang: Coaching for Success Episode One screened at The Griffin, London, curated by Another Roadside Attraction

Princess Penang: Coaching for Success Episode Two and The Great Escape: Songs from the Hungarian Hillside screened at Pool Art Fair, New York, NY curated by Lee Wells for Perpetual Art Machine

 

2007

VOYEUR International Video Collective screenings Melbourne, Australia,

Zurich, Switzerland, Helsinki, Finland

 Artless/ Formless screened at Perform IT festival Tucson, Arizona 

 

Performance

2011 radio broadcast on Resonance fm www.resonancefm.com  104.4 fm  curated by Marion Harrison

2010

Chasing a Star…The How to Become a Famous Performance Artist Art Parade  performed at Perform Now! Los Angeles curated by Francois Ghebaly Gallery and Marcus Civin

Come on get happy, get healed in Los Angeles, Whitstable Biennale, Whitstable UK curated by Kate Phillimore

2009

Personality Quiz: Find out Who You Really ARE! performed at Late At Tate with Kit Hammonds of Publish And Be Damned, Tate Britain, LondonPink Flamingo performed at The Pink Flamingo Art Fair, Raid Projects, Los Angeles

 

2008

Princess Penang, Live Healing Ceremony performed at:

Whitstable Biennale, Whitstable UK curated by Frog Morris

Café Gallery Projects, London curated by Jon Purnell

The Free Art Fair, London

Concrete and Glass Festival, London, curated by Campbell and Morris Projects

Montague Arms, London

 

 

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