Darren Bader bio


Born in 1978 Bridgeport, Connecticut
2000 Film/TV and Art History BFA, New York University
Lives and works in New York


2009 pulturebook, 2nd Attempt (TBD)

2008 pulturebook published by 2nd Cannons Publications, Los Angeles

2005 coai(t)ag:(hd-di(0058)):gtcte,"bis,"acil,cp AKA James Earl Scones,: published by Rivington Arms, New York & David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles

2002 2 [Works for ScreenSpace]: (the)Fish + St. James


T&Sn’Kreps, New York

Gallery Sora, Tokyo
Nic Cage: A Bridal Tour of Southern California Foundries, 2nd Cannons Publications, Los Angeles; Pauline Gallery, Los Angeles

as = poaching the poachers, Rivington Arms, New York

Cat, Rivington Arms, New York

Do Space Apes Masturbate? 1001 East 1st Street Arts Building, Los Angeles


Dead People (with Gavin Brown), Gavin Brown’s Enterprise, New York

Sunshine (with Ritter/Zamet, London) Rental Gallery, New York (with Marcus Ritter)

MoMA@Passerby: Dutch Elm Disease, GBE@Passerby, New York
Wu-Tang/googolplex Show (Congress), GBE@Passerby, New York
Overbite/ Underbite (with Mirabelle Marden), Ritter/Zamet, London

GRUPE (with Jesse Willenbring), GBE@Passeby, New York; Mandrake, Los Angeles

Put It In Your Mouth / I'll see you on the dark side of the prune, Rivington Arms, New York


FAX, The Drawing Center, New York
Odeon, Ritter/Zamet, London
After Image, Peggy Tan and Antonio Serna’s Space
Taki Ishii Gallery, Armory Show booth, New York
On From Here, Guild and Greyshkul, New York
Boofthle Booth – Booth: Deux Doox – Hollywood Biennial, Pauline Gallery, Los Angeles
Unfiction, Illinois State University Galleries, curated by Bill Conger

8 ½ x 11/A4, James Fuentes LLC
The World is All That is The Case, Hudson Franklin, New York, curated by Arthur Ou
Singular Friends: heaving up on one another’s shoulders, Gresham’s Ghost, New York, organized by Ajay Kurian
To Illustrate and Multiply: An Open Book, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
Object Salon, White Space Gallery, London, curated by Emily Speers Mears et. Al
Iconic Boston BBQ, La Montagne Gsllery, Boston, curated by Jesse Willenbring and Laurel Gitlin
Fair Market, Rental, New York, curated by Haley Mellin
Abandoned Plot, Brooklyn, New York, curated by Andy Meerow
PRUESSPRESS@Rental, Rental Gallery, New York
Gaping Hole Found In Universe, Daniel Hug Gallery, Los Angeles
Gallery Sora, Armory Show booth, New York

No Context, Taka Ishii Gallery, London
Overbite/Underbite, Ritter/Zamet, London

GRUPE, GBE@Passeby, New York; Mandrake, Los Angeles, curated by Bonito Bachs
More Songs About Buildings and Food: A Recipe For Downtown, Lower Manhattan Cultural
Council, curated by Adam Kleinman
Good Bye To All That, Rivington Arms, New York

The Pumpkin Show, Spencer Brownstone Gallery, New York
Put It In Your Mouth/ I'll See You On The Dark Side of the Prune, Rivington Arms, New York

Word of Mouth, Dinter Fine Art, New York
Do Something, Floating IP, Manchester, U.K.

Study, Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo, curated by Ian Rosen
Mad Little, Mad Little Gallery, New York, curated by David Greenberg
Emergence, Track 16 Gallery, Los Angeles, curated by Cara Baldwin

Amok Festival of Experimental Film and Video, Brooklyn


Coxhead Gabriel, Odeon, Time Out London, May 21 - 27, 2009, p. 53
Grabner, Michelle, "Gaping Hole Found in Universe", Artforum.com, March,, 2008
Project Space interview, ArtReview.com , February 4, 2007
Smith, Roberta, The New York Times Review, April 6, 2007
Armetta, Amoreen, Review, Time Out New York , March 29 , 2006
Hainley, Bruce, “Artquake”, The New York Times Magazine, Oct 1, 2005
Cotter, Holland, Review, The New York Times, July 8, 2005
La Rocco, Ben, Review, The Brooklyn Rail, September 2004