HOTEL ARTIST

Will Benedict _

Born 1978 in Los Angeles

Education

1999–2004
Art Center College of Design, Pasadena.

2004–2006
Staedelschule, Frankfurt/Main.

Solo Exhibitions

2013
Will Benedict, Balice Hertling, Paris (Upcoming) 2012 used photocopier, Hotel, London
Bread and Butt, w/ Julie Verhoeven, Galerie Meyer Kainer, Vienna
Bonjour Tourist, Gio’ Marconi, Milan

2011
Village Gossip meets the Newspaper Photo-roman, w/ Lucie Stahl, Eternithaus, Berlin
Village Gossip meets the Newspaper Photo-roman, w/ Lucie Stahl, Galerie Christian Andersen, Copenhagen

2010
Will Benedict, Neue Alte Brücke, Frankfurt Will Benedict, Lucie Stahl, Caribic Residency, Hamburg

2009
Will Benedict, Galerie Meyer Kainer, Vienna Will Benedict, Sara Deraedt, Förderverein für Aktuelle Kunst, Münster

Group Exhibitions

2012
The Piano Lesson, Vilma Gold, London

2011
Flaca, Portikus, Frankfurt Secretariat, Renwick Gallery, New York A Hole is to Dig, Office Baroque, Antwerp

2010
Before and After, Balice Hertling, Paris Something Blue, Issue 1, Landings, Oslo
Something Blue, Pilot issue, Archive Kabinett, Berlin

2009
Will Benedict, Michael Hall, Tom Humphreys, Wolfram Otto, Kunstbüro, Vienna
Sleepwalking, Temporary Gallery, Cologne
Thomas Bayrle, Will Benedict, Andrei Koschmieder, Neue Alte Brücke, Frankfurt

2008
Will Benedict, Anita Leisz, Lucie Stahl, Croy Nielsen, Berlin
Will Benedict, Sara Deraedt, Markus Krottendorfer, SongSong, Vienna
Mystery of the Invisible Clock, curated by Joshua Nathanson, Karyn Lovegrove Gallery, Los Angeles
Zuordnungsprobleme, Galerie Johann Koenig, Berlin
Zero Track, Galerie Meyer Kainer, Boltenstern.raum, Vienna
Egypted, Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna

2007
It Takes Something to Make Something, Sammlung Rausch, Portikus, Frankfurt
Where was I?, curated by Joshua Nathanson, Pauline, Los Angeles
Sex, Tension, Despair, Wow so what!, Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna
Open Dojo, Kreiling and Dodd, Los Angeles
This is Happening, curated by Martin Guttmann, Georg Kargl Fine Arts, Vienna

2006
Weird War, Künstlerhaus, Stuttgart
Ayurvedic, Free Clinic, Chicago
The Common Reader, TPS, San Antonio
Beast or Dressed Like a Beast, Flaca, London

2005
Everything in Particular, curated by Kevin Hainley and Michael Krebber, ACME, Los Angeles
Honey, sometimes your low self esteem is just common sense, w/ Alivia Zivich, Galerie Nomadenoase, Hamburg
Having Differences, I-20, New York
Winter's Back Show, Nizza Transfer, Frankfurt

2004
Provider, Peanutbutter Shop, Los Angeles
Right To Militancy, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena

Curated Exhibitions

2013
Commercial Landscape, Bortolami Gallery, New York. (Upcoming) Pro Choice, Urban, w/ Lucie Stahl, Balice Hertling, Paris. (Upcoming) Pro Choice, Urban, w/ Lucie Stahl, Human Resources, Los Angeles. (Upcoming)

2012
Anita Leisz / Nora Schultz, Galerie Meyer Kainer, Vienna. (Upcoming) Commercial Psycho, Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York

2011
Edition / Non-Edition, Galerie Meyer Kainer, Vienna. Pro Choice, Anita Leisz / Wolfgang Breuer, w/ Lucie Stahl, Renwick Gallery, New York. Pro Choice, w/ Lucie Stahl, Shattendorf Kunstverein, Shattendorf.

2008
Egypted, Kunstverein Exnergasse, Vienna.

2007
Michaela Eichwald / Jana Euler, Egypted, Vienna. Lucy Dodd / Josh Nathanson / Bernhard Willhelm, Egypted, Vienna. Thomas Bayrle, Egypted, Vienna. Poster Show, Egypted, Vienna.

Since 2008 Will Benedict and Lucie Stahl have run the exhibition space Pro Choice in Vienna.