Diana Kingsley
diana [at] dianakingsley [dot] com

Solo Exhibitions

2016     Hudson D. Walker Gallery, Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA
2012     “Unction and Industry”, Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, NY  [ press release ]
2009     “In Pari Delicto”, Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, NY   [ press release ]
2005     “Lurkers and Rogues”, Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, NY   [ press release ]
2004     “Isle of August”, Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, NY   [ press release ]
2002     “Lovely Swallowed Whole”, Bellwether Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
“Diane”, kmkk, Budapest, Hungary
1999     Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY
Ruimte Voor Aanvallen Van Het Uiterste, Ghent, Belgium (with Pipilotti Rist)
1998     Galerie Christa Burger, Munich, Germany (with Ute Beherend)
Fotohof Gallery, Salzburg, Austria (with Natasha Leseur)
1995     “Men in Blue”, Knoll Gallery, Budapest, Hungary
1994     “Mornings he felt groggy”, Dana Arts Center, Colgate University, NY
1993     “To be divided so neatly” Studio Gallery, Budapest
“It wouldn’t be the same without you”, Muterem Gallery, Budapest
1992     Kis Gallery, Pecs, Hungary
“Lif Non Eeese”, Herman Terem, Budapest
“Three equal pieces”, Saint John Regional Library, Canada

Selected Group Exhibitions

2016    “Lightweight”, The Weave Shed Gallery, The Hambidge Center, Rabun Gap, GA
2015    “Free Market Economy”, SPRING/BREAK Art Show, New York, NY
2014     “The Last Brucennial”, New York, NY (presented by Vito Schnabel & The Bruce High Quality Foundation)
2013     “Recent works by Diana Kingsley, Robert Morris, Mike & Doug Starn, & Keith Sonnier”, Leo Castelli Gallery, NY, NY
“Fables of the Eco-Future”, The Weave Shed Gallery, The Hambidge Center, Rabun Gap, GA (catalogue)
2012     Trailer Gallery (Lószállító Galéria), ARTplacc, Tihany, Hungary
2011     “Middle Age”, Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, NY (curator) [ press release ]
“Chain Letter”, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, curated by Doug Harvey, Santa Monica, CA
2010     “Deep Woods”, Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, NY
2009     “Polaroids”, Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, NY
“Revolutionary Decadence”, Kiscelli Museum, Budapest, Hungary
2008     “Summer Group Show”, Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, NY
“New Contemporary”, Palme House, Budapest, Hungary
2007     “Blue Ribbon”, Time Equities Building Lobby, New York, NY
“Project 59”, Gallery OkNo, Chelyabinsk, Russia
2006     “Short Stories”, Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, NY
2005     “winter land. white line”, 499 Park Avenue, New York, NY
“All that Glitters”, Kathleen Cullen Fine Arts, New York, NY
59 Second Video Festival, 59 Franklin, New York, NY, traveling.
2004     “Emoticons”, Guild & Greyshkul, New York, NY
“Hello Chelsea”, Bellwether Gallery, New York, NY
2003     “3-2-1”, M Gallery, New York, NY
“Corner of Mine”, Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, NY
“Wormwood Hollow”, Here Art, NYC
2002     “East of Hollywood – Reaction Shot”, Studio210TWO, Los Angeles, CA
“Are ‘Friends’ Electric”, online exhibition
“End of the Rainbow”, Bellwether Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
“Spring art show featuring 8 artists from Bellwether”, Steven Sclaroff, New York, NY
“Museumshop”, Gallery Lisi Hammerle, Bregenz, Austria
2001     “Out of Sorts”, Ormeau Baths Gallery, Belfast, Northern Ireland (catalogue)
“Hidden Identity”, Elizabeth Harris Gallery, NYC
“Statements”, Christa Burger Gallery @ Miami Art Fair, Berlin Art Fair
2000     “Mnemosyne, Encontros de Fotografia 2000”, Coimbra, Portugal (catalogue)
“Living with the Dutch”, 89a Erlanger Road, London, England
“idiopath”, The Lazy J, Brooklyn, NY
“Multiples”, Christa Burger Gallery @ Frankfurt Art Fair
“Kid Pix”, FX Gallery, Boston, MA
1999     “The Apartment Show” @ Zach Feuer’s, Boston MA
“New Attitudes”, Christa Burger Gallery @ Frankfurt Art Fair
“Room with a View”, Sixth @ Prince Fine Art NYC
“Office”, First New York: Staff Gallery, NYC
1998     “Surfing the Surface”, dfn Gallery, NYC
“Giftland VII: Laissez Faire”, Printed Matter, NYC
“Kunst Imbiss”, Galerie Christa Burger, Munich, Germany
Art Exchange Show, dfn Gallery, NYC
1997     Fotouhi Cramer Gallery, NYC (with Joe Daun and Sam Easterson)
“Wrong Place, Right Time”, Double Pleasure, NYC
“Giftland VI: Consumption”, Printed Matter, NYC
“To Hell with all of us” Horan Gallery, Akureyri and Reykjavik, Iceland
“Summer of Love”, Fotouhi Cramer Gallery, NYC
“America?”, The Bureau of Arts and Culture, Los Angeles, CA
Art Exchange Show, Fotouhi Cramer Gallery, NYC
“Wish you were here too”, Garnet Hill, Glasgow, Scotland
1995     “Applied Art”, Studio Gallery, Budapest
1994     “Studio 93”, Budapest Gallery, Budapest
“Epigon 2”, Liget Gallery, Budapest
“Local Disco”, Galicnik, Macedonia
“It’s not like it used to be”, Bartok 32 Gallery, Budapest
“Suspension”, Galerie Fotohof, Salzburg, Fotoforum West, Innsbruck
Folyamat Gallery, Budapest (’93, ’92, ’91)
1993     “Ikagika”, Gallery-by-Night, Studio Gallery, Budapest
“Everything that gave her pleasure was small and depressed him”, Knoll Gallery, Budapest (curator/exhibitor)
“Real Small (Little Things)”, Randolph Street Gallery, Chicago, Art in General, NYC, tour
“Epigon”, Kunst auf Kampnagel, Hamburg, Germany
1992     Strand Festival, Budapest
“Aritmia”, Foundation for Modern Art, Dunaujvaros, Hungary
“Small Books”, Tolgyfa Gallery, Budapest
“Mail Art”, Szechenyi Library, Budapest
“Studio 92”, Ernst Museum, Budapest
“Analogue”, Budapest Gallery
1991     Kosztolanyi D. ter, Budapest
Uitz Gallery, Dunaujvaros, Hungary
Kernstock Gallery, Tatabanya, Hungary
“Studio 91”, Hungarian National Gallery, Budapest
1990     Ujpest Gallery, Budapest

Education

1986     B.A., Colgate University, Hamilton, NY
1990     Hungarian Academy of Fine Arts, Budapest
1997     M.F.A., School of Visual Arts, NYC

Grants & Residencies

2016     Pollack-Krasner Mid-Career Residency, The Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA
2009     The Hambidge Center for Creative Arts & Sciences, Rabun Gap, Georgia
2006     The Julia and David White Artists’ Colony, Costa Rica
2000     Aaron Siskind Foundation Individual Photographer’s Fellowship
1998-99     World Views Studio Residency Program, World Trade Center, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council
1994     Art Colony Galicnik, Macedonia
1994     Hungarian Association of Young Artists
1993     Hungarian Association of Young Artists
1992     Dunaujvaros Foundation for Modern Art, Hungary

Selected Bibliography

Bravin, Karin “Site specific art works at art fairs. Can they be successful?”  karinbravin.tumblr.com, March 11, 2015.
Harari-Buchnea, Sara “A Pile of Painted Treadmills and Other Highlights from This Years’s Spring/Break Art Show”  Toovia.com, March 10, 2015.
Lin, Tan, “An Annotated Index to the Photographic Work of Diana Kingsley“, Convolution No. 2, 2013.
Thorton, Grace “Review: Fables of the Eco-Future at Hambidge’s Weave Shed Gallery” Burnaway.org, June 20, 2013
Aram, Kim, “Interview with Diana Kingsley“, Blink Magazine #19, December 2012
Fichner-Rathus, Lois. Foundations of Art & Design, 234. Boston, MA: Wadsworth, Cenage Learning, 2012, 2008
Galleries Uptown: Diana Kingsley“, The New Yorker, August 6, 2012
Moody, Tom, “Diana Kingsley“, tommoody.us, August 2, 2012
Alfred Mac Adam, “Middle Age“. ARTnews, October 2011, p. 104.
McClemont, Doug, “Doug McClemont’s Top Ten New York Shows in August, 2011“, magazine.saatchionline.com, August 2, 2011
Wolf, Rachel, “Polaroids, Leo Castelli”, ARTnews, November 2009, p.116-117.
Goings on About Town: Polaroids“, The New Yorker, October 5, 2009
Carlin, T.J., “Diana Kingsley, In Pari Delicto, Leo Castelli Gallery“, Art Review Magazine, April 2009, p. 95
Goings on About Town: Diana Kingsley“, The New Yorker, February 9 & 16, 2009
Bors, Chris, “Diana Kingsley in New York“, artinfo.com, February 5, 2009
Lickstein, Scott, “Diana Kingsley – In Pari Delicto”, lookintomyowl.com, January 13, 2009
The New Yorker, p.60, Jan 14, 2008
Moody, Tom, “Get Those Breasts Out of the Lobby – They’re Offending Women”, tommoody.us, Nov. 7, 2007
Finel Honigman, Ana, “Why Fifth Avenue bosoms had to go”, Guardian Unlimited: Arts blog, Nov. 8, 2007
Haber, John, “Tumbling Over”, haberarts.com, Fall 2005
Kula, Marisa, “Art Attack”, Surface Magazine, July 2005
“Site Matters”, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, (catalogue) ppg. 102-103, 2004
Lira, Renata, “Diana Kingsley, La caotica perfection del ser humano”, Spot magazine, Summer 2004
Moody, Tom, Tom Moody Weblog, Aug. 3, 2004, Sept. 14, 2004
Stern, Oona, “A Little Slapstick“, artnet.com, September, 2004
“Goings On About Town”, The New Yorker, August 9 & 16, 2004
“Goings On About Town”, The New Yorker, August 18, 2003
Laura Wolfram, “The Billburg Beat”, stretcher.org, December 2002
Moody, Tom, “Diana Kingsley”, Tom Moody Weblog, Jan 17, 2002
Dunne, Aidan, “Textbook conceptual art”, Irish Times, October 8, 2001
Hill, Ian, “Culture Club”, News Letter, October 15, 2001
Darke, Colin, “Perspective 2001”, SSI Newsletter, December 2001
Olveira, Alexandre, “Encontrar Coimbra”, Visao, November 2000
Faria, Oscar, “Um Atlas de Imagens”, Publco, November 3, 2000
Meikle, Merry, “Objects on Display: Diana Kingsley”, NY Arts, November 3, 2000
Sonna, Brigit, “Mord mit dem Tennisball, Die Photokunstlerinnen Diana Kingsley and Ute Behrend”, Suddentsche Zeitung, Oct. 10. 1998.
Mihalovic, Andrea, “Studio Visit: Diana Kingsley”, NY Arts, October 1998
Camera Austria, 61, 1998, p. 86
Saltz, Jerry, “Summer of Love”, Time Out, July 24-31, 1997.
Tatai, Erzebet, “Diana Kingsley”, Balkon, Summer, 1995.
ha, “Diana Kingsley”, Snoblesse Oblige, May 4-10, 1995.
Melyi, Janos, “Everything that gave her pleasure was small and depressed him”, Balkon, Jan 1994
Pabinger, Daniele, “Fotografie, Alltag, Autobiographie”, Salzburger Volszeitung, Sept. 29, 1994.
HL, “In der Kristallkugel”, Salzburger Kronenzeitung, Oct. 1994.
Richter, Wolfgang, “Erweiterung an den Randern”, Salzburger Nachrichten, Oct. 26, 1994
Tatai, Erzebet, It’s not like it used to be, catalogue essay, Oct. 1994
Szabo, Erno P., “Statistics on Beer and Art”, Uj Magyarorszag, Nov. 1, 1994
“Analogue”, Elet es Irodalom (Life and Literature), Jan. 1993
drsz, “Galeri by Night, ‘Ikagika'”, Magyar Narancs, Mar. 25, 1993
Hay, Sherri, “The Naked Launch at the Knoll Gallery”, Budapest Week, Dec. 9-15, 1993
“Diana Kingsley’s pictures in Pecs”, Dunatuli Naplo, Feb. 1992
“Narancs Gallery: Diana Kingsley”, Magyar Narancs, July 8, 1992
Csato, “Text and Picture”, Tatabanya Hirlap, Nov. 1991