Kate Levant
Born Chicago (US) 1983
Nationality (US)

katelevant@gmail.com
 
Kate Levant (US)
narrative
 
abduction:
 to kidnap,     or
monocular rotation of thy eye toward thy temple
 [ what is in the periphery    draws ]          away

blackout for instance,   or  
for an instance  
that bird   got away   and I have   this black eye
 

CURRICULUM VITAE
 
Education
2010  MFA, Yale University School of Art, New Haven, US
2006  BFA,  The School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, US

Residencies
2012 & 2013 Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten, Amsterdam, NL
2005  AICAD New York Studio Residency Program, New York, US

Solo Exhibitions
2014
'Reverse Leash Effect', Zach Feuer Gallery, New York, US (Forthcoming)
2013
'Inhuman Indifference', Monique Meloche Gallery, Chicago, US
2012
‘Closure of Jaw’, Zach Feuer Gallery, New York, US
2011
'This is Laced', Zach Feuer Gallery, New York, US
'The Unlimited Plan', Cleopatra’s, Brooklyn, US (With Alex DaCorte)
2010
'Techno Thesis', 32 Edgewood Gallery, New Haven, US
2009
'Blood Drive', Zach Feuer Gallery, New York, US
' ' Susanne Hilberry Gallery, Ferndale, US (With Michael E. Smith)
2007
' ' Susanne Hilberry Gallery, Ferndale, US (With Michael E. Smith)
2006
'Brush Your Teeth', RICHRICHRICH, Detroit, US

Group Exhibitions
2013
'KNOWMOREGAMES NPR BAR MIAMI', Club Eutopia, Miami, US  (Forthcoming)
'MAKEDO DOMAKE', (Organized by Yayati Papita) Galerie Van Gelder, Amsterdam, NL
'Lizard Lounge', National Gallery of Zimbabwe, Harare, ZW
2012
‘Whitney Biennial 2012’, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, US
'2012 Rijks Open', Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten, Amsterdam, NL
2011
'Grey Goo', Night Gallery, Los Angeles, US
2010
'The Island', organized by Los Angeles Nomadic Division, Flagler Memorial Island/ Miami, US
'Open', Zach Feuer Gallery, New York, US
'BYTS', St. Joost Akademie, s-Hertogenbosch, NL
'Michel Auder: Keeping Busy, An Inaccurate Survey', Zach Feuer Gallery, New York, US
'The Salt Mine', Primetime, Brooklyn, US (Curated by Meredith James and Jacques Louis Vidal)
2009
'All the Splendor of the Earth', CCS Center Galleries, Detroit, US
2008
'Cript Walk', Chicago Academy for the Arts, Chicago, US
'Rooftop Sculpture Show', The Redemption Center, Brooklyn, US
2007
'Regional Highlights', LaMontagne Gallery, Boston, US
'(Untitled) Perfect Lovers', BC Project Room, Brooklyn, US
2006
'Attic', Anton Kern Gallery Annex, New York, US
 'The Mysterious Elastic Studio', Frontroom Gallery, Cleveland, US (Curated by Jacques Louis Vidal)

Publications
2012
Whitney Biennial 2012, Yale University Press, 2012: 184-189
2011
Possible Press, Vol. 2, Issue II
2009
Blood Drive, A five-book document including contributions from Noel Anderson, Michael E. Smith, Maude Standish, Elaine Stocki, and Jacques Vidal.  Edited by Kate Levant.  Designed by Kate Levant and Ryan Waller

Selected Bibliography
2013
Pocaro, Alan, 'Kate Levant/Monique Meloche: Recommended' NewCity (April)
Yood, James, 'Critics Picks'  Art Ltd. (April)
2012
Corbett, Rachel, ‘Armory Show 2012’ Artnet (April)
Halperin, Julia, ‘From the ‘Old Weird America’ to Occupy Wall Street: A Q&A With the 2012 Whitney Biennial Curators’, Artinfo (February)
McGarry, Kevin, ‘Out There I Fair Fames’, The New York Times Style Magazine (March)
Pollac, Maika, ‘Biennials, and Triennials, and Brucennials! Oh My!’, Observer (March)
Rimanelli, David, ‘A Room of Their Own: Three Views on the Whitney Biennial’, Artforum (May) 272-274
Saltz, Jerry, ‘How to Make It in the Art World’, New York Magazine (30 April), 42-67
Smith, Roberta, ‘A Survey of a Different Color: 2012 Whitney Biennial’, The New York Times (March)
‘The Armory Show Announces Successful 14th Edition, With Major Sales and More than 60,000 Visitors’, ArtDaily (April)
Wilson, Michael, ‘Peculiar and Personal at the Whitney Biennial’, Art in America (May) 89-92
Winant, Carmen, ‘What to See (and Not to See) at the 2012 Whitney Biennial’, Culture.wnyc.org (March)
2011
Cohen, Patricia, ‘Whitney Announces Biennial Artists’, NYTimes.com (21 December)
Sharp, Chris, ‘Future Greats: Kate Levant’, ArtReview (March)
‘The 2012 Whitney Biennial Artist List: We Have It’, GalleristNY.com (December)
‘Whitney Biennial Exhibitors Leaked Online’, ArtLyst (December)
2010
Connely, John, ‘John Connely Presents – jeffrey tranchell’, ArtCat (May)
Kennedy, Randy, ‘Once on This Island, a D.I.Y. Art Show’, The New York Times (6  December) C1, C5
Kroner, Magdalena,‘Gutmenschen in New York’, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (July)
2009
‘A Star in New York’, Hartford Courant (August)
‘Blood Drive’, Time Out New York (July 30-August 5) 46
‘Artist-tecture: Giving Blood For Art’, Tropolism.com (September)
Hasselle, Della, ‘Your Guide to Armory Arts Week’, DNAinfo.com (March)
‘JACQUES VIDAL + NOEL ANDERSON Performance at ZACH FEUER GALLERY NYC’, FADwebsite (August)
Momin, Shamim, ‘Studio Visit: Group Shows’, The Moment New York Times Magazine (August)
‘New York Art Openings: Kate Levant at Zach Feuer’, New York Art Openings (August)
Peers, Alexandra, ‘Blood Work’, New York Magazine (24 August) 34
Peers, Alexandra, ‘Let It Bleed’, Art in America Online (July)
Wagner, James, ‘Kate Levant’s ‘Blood Drive’ at Zach Feuer’, Jameswagner.com (September)
Wilson, Michael, ‘Blood Drive’, Time Out New York (20-26 August) 40
2007
Crawford, Lynn, ‘Tale Shelter’, Metro Times Detroit (August)
Daly, Anais, ‘Regional Highlights @ LaMontagne Gallery’, Big Red and Shiny (June)
Hopkins, Randi, ‘Oh, to live on Sugar Mountain’, The Phoenix (June)
2006
Doster, Eve, ‘Night and Day: Kate Levant’, Detroit Metro Times (June)
Utter, Douglas Max, ‘Streaching a Point: The Mysterious Elastic Studio at Front Room Gallery’, Cleveland Freetimes (July)
 
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