Discover more artworks by Stan Douglas on Ocula now. Venice Biennale 2019: Giardini 3. Work by the artist is held in major museum collections, including the Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto; Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris; The Israel Museum, Jerusalem; Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago; The Museum of Modern Art, New York; National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa; Pérez Art Museum Miami; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; Tate; Vancouver Art Gallery; and the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis. Alice assumes her mission has failed and she has somehow returned home; but she has, in fact, arrived at a world where everything, from writing to the rotation of the sun, is literally the reverse of what she once knew. Courtesy of the artist, David Zwirner and Victoria Miro. United Kingdom. Curator: Ralph Rugoff. 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. PRESS RELEASE. Kevin Brazil is a writer and critic whose work has been published in Granta, The White Review, the London Review of Books, the Times Literary Supplement, ArtReview, and Studio International. In one version, Alice is received compassionately and welcomed home, whereas in the other, she is treated as an outlaw or a potential threat. DATES. “In Doppelgänger,” Stan Douglas explains, “we see two video screens depicting scenes in an alternative present in which we in the past had invented a process called ‘quantum teleportation’….It’s a real thing, which Einstein derided but it actually turned out to be true, where if you entangle particles, when they’re being created, and take them apart, an action in one makes … The two Alice clones arrive on opposite earths: Alice-2, arriving on our earth, is quarantined, drugged, and questioned in an interrogation room; Alice-1, arriving on the reverse earth, is welcomed and given medical support. View Stan Douglas’s 81 artworks on artnet. Stan Douglas's work will be on view in the Canada Pavilion at the 59th Biennale di Venezia from May to November 2021. Location details Toggle Location details. Stan Douglas: Doppelgänger 31st January–14th March 2020 Victoria Miro, 16 Wharf Road, London N1 7RW, Mark Westall is the Founder and Editor of FAD magazineFounder and co-publisher Art of Conversation and founder of the platform @worldoffad. There have been plenty of references to … Victoria Miro has announced the representation of Flora Yukhnovich. January 31–March 14, 2020 Victoria Miro, London. Stan Douglas: Doppelgänger. Which world is ours? They use speculation to open up interpretation, rather than close it down into a single message, however worthy it may be. Biennale Arte 2019 - "Doppelgänger" by Stan Douglas A Menadèo - aRTs - Loading ... Douglas Stan Television Spots AND Monodramas 1987-1991 - Duration: 7:52. In the end, Doppelgänger is less like these works of black speculative fiction than one by a writer Douglas has referenced throughout his career: Samuel Beckett. Stan Douglas is a Canadian Conceptual artist best known for his video, photography, and film installations. This speculative history is an allegory of contemporary attitudes towards migration. Jan 31-Mar 14, 2020. His work has additionally been presented at the 58th International Art Exhibition, La Biennale di Venezia (2019); Sharjah Biennial 14, UAE (2019); Haus der Kunst, Munich (2019); Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin (2018); Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (2018); Tate Modern, London (2018); Aargauer Kunsthaus, Switzerland (2017); Hayward Gallery, London (2016-2017); Audain Art Museum, Whistler (2016); The Institute of Contemporary Art at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia (2016); Museum der Moderne Salzburg, Austria (2014); Bildmuseet, Umeå, Sweden (2013); Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago (2013); The Museum of Modern Art, New York (2013); Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, (2012, travelling to Whitney Museum of American Art, New York and Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, Ohio); Walker Art Center, Minneapolis (2012); ZKM/Museum für Neue Kunst, Karlsruhe (2010); and the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York (2010). An (XR) exhibition of new paintings by Flora Yukhnovich created during a residency with Victoria Miro in Venice during the autumn of 2019 and completed in her London studio earlier this month. Stan Douglas. Stan Douglas will mount a solo show of new work in the Canada Pavilion for the 59th version of the art world’s Olympics. In Scenes from the Blackout, as in these related series, Douglas juxtaposes images that are filmic in their sweeping overview of what a collectively felt catastrophe might look like, with others that offer intimate glimpses into individual experiences. Stan Douglas is the recipient of the 2016 Hasselblad Award and the 2019 Audain Prize for the Visual Arts. In a formal sense, Doppelgänger is fiendishly complex. Doppelgänger will concurrently be on view at David Zwirner, New York, opening on 16 January 2020. This morning I sat at my kitchen table reading the newspaper as I usually do and suddenly tears came to my eyes. Valentin Kravtchenko 16,300 views. One photograph (Skyline) shows a blacked-out Manhattan skyline; another (Jewels) a hand stealing diamonds. This new video installation conjures Douglas’s long-standing interests in doubling, alternate histories, and technologies of seeing, through the lens of quantum entanglement and science fiction. Photographs by: Carol Andrewsk David Zwirne r is showing an exhibit Doppelgänger , a video installation by Stan Douglas, on view at the gallery’s 537 West 20th Street location in New York. At the same time, the other screen tells another story: on a planet identical to our earth in every way except that everything is mirrored, another Alice (call her Alice-2) has been cloned and teleported to another spaceship. Stan Douglas, Doppelgänger (2019) Courtesy of the artist, Victoria Miro, and David Zwirner. London. Image: Stan Douglas, Doppelgänger (installation view), 2019. David Zwirner 537 W See available photographs, prints and multiples, and film, video for sale and learn about the artist. It … In 2017, the artist turned his focus to the pervasive global unrest of 2011 – a year that saw the Arab Spring, the Occupy movement, and riots in cities including London and Douglas’s native Vancouver, amongst other mass protests. As if Destroying the Planet Wasn't Enough, Now Jeff Bezos Wants His Picture Taken With Lizzo. Douglas was unavailable for comment because he is at present preparing an exhibition of his work Doppelgänger, in the David Zwirner gallery in New York. FAD Magazine is a daily news website covering: Fashion, Art and Design. Two-screen projection, duration varies. Her race is never mentioned yet is clearly significant: she is the only visibly black person in the piece. In Stan Douglas’ Doppelgänger, action on the two screens proceeds alternately in tandem and in parallel, seamlessly moving between two oppositional scenarios of Alice’s reception back on Earth. Alice, a solitary astronaut, is teleported to a distant planet, and so is her double. Stan Douglas is a Canadian Conceptual artist best known for his video, photography, and film installations. This is the premise of his video installation, Doppelgänger, currently on view at David Zwirner in New York and Victoria Miro in London.As its title suggests, the work, which premiered at the Venice Biennale in 2019, is a tale of doubles. A panoramic view of an almost entirely blacked-out cityscape is juxtaposed with scenes of individual experience: resourcefulness and various degrees of misbehaviour. 13:03. History is fickle; those who write it are fickler still. When one spacecraft embarks on its journey, another is launched at the same time in a parallel reality. A thread linking Stan Douglas’s work across various media—installation, film, television—is the creation of what he has called “speculative histories.” Take “Scenes from the Blackout” (2017), a series of large photographs on display downstairs at Victoria Miro’s north London outpost. This is the premise of his video installation, Doppelgänger, currently on view at David Zwirner in New York and Victoria Miro in London. March 10, 2020. Douglas often explores what he calls ‘speculative histories’, picturing pivotal moments when events in the world might have taken a very different turn. Victoria Miro Gallery. Doppelgänger, 2019. Courtesy of the artist, David Zwirner and Victoria Miro The National Gallery of Canada announced today that Vancouver-based artist Stan Douglas will represent Canada at the 59 th Venice Biennale. Find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks for sale, the latest news, and sold auction prices. Image courtesy of the artist and David Zwirner and Victoria Miro “The action on the two screens proceeds alternately in tandem and in parallel, seamlessly moving between the two oppositional scenarios of [astronaut] Alice’s reception back on Earth,” says the Victoria Miro Gallery. Stan Douglas, Director: Doppelgänger. Uldalen, NYUAD has opened their first-ever virtual exhibition: not in, of, along, or relating to a line. Since the early 1990s, multi-channel video installations have been an integral part of Douglas’s practice, allowing for the simultaneous presentation of multiple, overlapping narratives or vantage points, and with Doppelgänger he extends his ongoing exploration of both nonlinear narratives and alternate histories: the omnipresent sense of doubling that is built into the structure of the work implicitly suggests the possibility of simultaneous, diverging experiences and realities. Douglas appears to want to invoke this tradition; Alice’s awakening on the spaceship seems to be a direct reference to the “Awakening” that opens Butler’s trilogy. Stan Douglas talks to Interview Stan Douglas, the Canadian video artist and photographer, likes to think about when things go awry. A new work by the painter will feature in Victoria Miro’s […]. Doppelgänger will concurrently be on view at David Zwirner, New York, opening on 16th January 2020. Stan Douglas is the recipient of the 2016 Hasselblad Award and the 2019 Audain Prize for the Visual Arts. In one version, Alice is received compassionately and welcomed home, whereas in the other, she is treated as an outlaw or a potential threat. The exhibition opens Thursday and runs to Feb. 22. Image courtesy of the artist; Victoria Miro, London; and David Zwirner, New York. View Stan Douglas’s 81 artworks on artnet. Stan Douglas 31 Jan — 14 Mar 2020 at the Victoria Miro Gallery in London, United Kingdom The vignettes that make up the looped narrative of Doppelgänger are shown on two square, translucent screens, which … Originally “Doppelgänger” was a 1969 British science-fiction film written by Gerry and Sylvia Anderson and Donald James and directed by … Since the late 1980s, Stan Douglas has created films and photographs – and more recently theatre productions and other multidisciplinary projects – that investigate the parameters of their medium. Debuted at La Biennale di Venezia, 58th International Art Exhibition, May You Live in Interesting Times, this ambitious work will be exhibited for the first time in the UK. Additionally, Victoria Miro will present selected works from Douglas’s photographic series Scenes from the Blackout. 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. PRESS RELEASE. Alice, a solitary astronaut, … Stan Douglas is a visual artist who lives and works in Vancouver and Los Angeles. It debuted in the 2019 Venice Biennale, in New York. VIEW ON MAP. Stan Douglas’s parallel worlds in Doppelgänger at Victoria Miro By Ian Caldwell on 19/04/2020 The street is dark, but lights can be seen through a few of the windows in the tall apartment block, while friends linger in dim light on the staircase. Art news, exhibitions, competitions and lots more every day, Join the FAD newsletter and get the latest news and articles straight to your inbox, deeds to a château in France (Coming 2021), Victoria Miro has announced representation of Flora Yukhnovich, New Moynihan Train Hall, features 3 ambitious site-specific permanent installations by artists Kehinde Wiley, Elmgreen & Dragset and Stan Douglas. LOCATION. The Vancouver-based artist was chosen unanimously by … Douglas is recognized as one of the country’s most acclaimed contemporary artists whose multidisciplinary works, including … The Vancouver-based artist was chosen unanimously by the jury. Stan Douglas’s “Doppelgänger” by Kevin Brazil. Through this visual tension, he effectively redirects focus to a basic human level – foregrounding how new rules and relationships are forged in such liminal moments and evoking a range of emotions through subtle visual cues. But in another, it is bluntly literal. Displayed on two square-format, translucent screens, each of which can be viewed from both sides, the looped narrative unfolds in side-by-side vignettes that depict events on worlds that are light years apart. Flora Yukhnovich: The Venice Paintings an (XR) exhibition of new paintings, The Top 5 Online Exhibitions to see right now, Artist Peter Doig is collaborating with Kim Jones for Dior Men FW21, See You Tomorrow – MA Art and Science Open Studio, Central Saint Martins, UAL, Wandering Intuition, a solo exhibition by leading figurative artist Henrik Aa. Stan Douglas, Doppelgänger (2019) Courtesy of the artist, Victoria Miro, and David Zwirner. Douglas was unavailable for comment because he is at present preparing an exhibition of his work Doppelgänger, in the David Zwirner gallery in New York. 16 Wharf Road; This same impulse has produced the main work in the show, the film installation Doppelgänger, which premiered at the Venice Biennale in 2019 and which is projected onto two square screens hanging side by side from the upstairs gallery’s ceiling (in another of its many doublings, it was also exhibited concurrently at David Zwirner, New York until February 22). One screen tells the story of an astronaut called Alice (call her Alice-1) who is simultaneously cloned and teleported to a spaceship in another galaxy. LOCATION. 16 Wharf Road. Stan Douglas, Doppelgänger, 2019 Jack Hems/Courtesy the artist, David Zwirner, and Victoria Miro Gallery To receive Morning Links in your inbox every weekday, sign up … Being literal can be a virtue, but it can also betray a failure of nerve, a lack of confidence in a work’s formal construction or in its audience. Stan Douglas, Doppelgänger (installation view), 2019. DATES. Beginning with his 2008 series Crowds and Riots, in which he reconstructed the 1971 Vancouver Gastown Riots, Douglas has used the photographic medium as a tool for understanding the interpersonal dynamics that arise in such moments of societal fracture. The exhibition opens Thursday and runs to Feb. 22. His films and photographs have been included in exhibitions internationally since the early 1980s, including at documenta IX, X and XI (1992, 1997, 2002) and in four Venice Biennales (1990, 2001, 2005 and 2019). Exhibitions in the Canada Pavilion are commissioned by the National Gallery of Canada and produced in partnership with the Canada Council for the Arts . Doppelgänger is concurrently on view at David Zwirner, New York, until 22 February 2020. The National Gallery of Canada has announced that Vancouver artist Stan Douglas will represent Canada at the 59th Venice Biennale in 2021. Times and details Toggle. Doppelgänger When one spacecraft embarks on its journey, another is launched at the same time in a parallel reality. Stan Douglas. People Artist Stan Douglas, Whose Engrossing Work Imagines Alternative Histories, Will Represent Canada at the 2021 Venice Biennale. VIEW ON MAP. Stan Douglas is a director and writer, known for Doppelgänger (2019), Klatsassin (2006) and The Secret Agent (2015). Part 6 of the informative visual tour through the central exhibition "May You Live in Interesting Times". About . A still from Doppelgänger (2019) by Stan Douglas. Victoria Miro has announced the representation of Kudzanai-Violet Hwami. Stan Douglas, the Canadian video artist and photographer, likes to think about when things go awry. On the occasion of Doppelgänger’s US premiere, the artist will discuss the work at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum on Tuesday, January 21. David Zwirner presents Doppelgänger, a video installation by Stan Douglas, on view at the gallery’s 537 West 20th Street location in New York.Debuted at the 2019 Venice Biennale, May You Live in Interesting Times, this ambitious work is exhibited for the first time in the United States.Doppelgänger is concurrently on view at Victoria Miro, London, opening on January 31. In 1994, Canadian artist Stan Douglas produced the two-channel black and white film installation Der Sandmann in one of these old studios. Stan Douglas’ free virtual talk on January 28 centers on his new permanent public commission Penn Station’s Half Century, 2020, a captivating photographic series that reconstructs nine remarkable but forgotten moments from the history of the original Pennsylvania Station (1910-1963).The artist has created this monumental site-specific artwork for the newly opened … Regular hours Friday 10:00 – 18:00 Saturday 10:00 – 18:00 Tuesday 10:00 – 18:00 Wednesday 10:00 – 18:00 Thursday 10:00 – 18:00. Stan Douglas, Doppelgänger (installation view), 2019. The action on the two screens proceeds alternately in tandem and in parallel, seamlessly moving between two oppositional scenarios of Alice’s reception back on Earth. The artist talks 'Star Trek,' Proust, and latest video project 'Doppelgänger.'. Stan Douglas’ Doppelgänger features in The Imagination of Time at Tokyo Photographic Art Museum The exhibition, held as part of Yebisu International Festival for Art & Alternative Visions (7–23 February 2020) considers notions of time as explored in art and imaging. Stan Douglas, Doppelgänger (still), 2019. A thread linking Stan Douglas’s work across various media—installation, film, television—is the creation of what he has called “speculative histories.” Take “Scenes from the Blackout” (2017), a series of large photographs on display downstairs at Victoria Miro’s north London outpost. His films and photographs have been included in exhibitions internationally since the early 1980s, including at documenta IX, X and XI (1992, 1997, 2002) and in four Venice Biennales (1990, 2001, 2005 and … Stan Douglas (born October 11, 1960) is an artist based in Vancouver, British Columbia.. Douglas' film and video installations, photography and work in television frequently touch on the history of literature, cinema and music, while examining the "failed utopia" of modernism and obsolete technologies.. Available for sale from Victoria Miro, Stan Douglas, Doppelgänger (2019), Two screen projection Courtesy of the artist, David Zwirner and Victoria Miro. by M. NourbeSe Philip. Since the late 1980s, Stan Douglas has created films and photographs – and more recently theatre productions and other multidisciplinary projects – that investigate the parameters of their medium. Opening Reception: Jan 30, 2020. Doppelgänger When one spacecraft embarks on its journey, another is launched at the same time in a parallel reality. Find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks for sale, the latest news, and sold auction prices. A still from Doppelgänger (2019) by Stan Douglas. Biennale Arte 2019 ... Douglas Stan Television Spots AND Monodramas 1987-1991 - Duration: 7:52. United Kingdom. In 2013, a major survey of the artist’s work, Stan Douglas: Photographs 2008–2013, was presented at Carré d’Art – Musée d’Art Contemporain in Nîmes, France. Since the late 1980s, Stan Douglas has created films and photographs – and more recently theatre productions and other multidisciplinary projects – that investigate the parameters of their medium. Since the late 1980s, Stan Douglas has created films and photographs-and more recently theatre productions and other multidisciplinary projects-that investigate the parameters of … Stan Douglas’s parallel worlds in Doppelgänger at Victoria Miro By Ian Caldwell on 19/04/2020 The street is dark, but lights can be seen through a few of the windows in the tall apartment block, while friends linger in dim light on the staircase. 2019, double-channel video, 26′ The dual-channel videos of Doppelgänger are projected to translucent screens that can be viewed from either side. Stan Douglas. When Alice-1’s clone is received by Mission Control, a scientist jokes that it’s silly to think she is an alien, since only white Americans believe in aliens: “Whites like to think they belong in the US, but every time they see an Indian they are reminded they descended from settlers, so they fantasize an alien more alien than themselves.” With this statement, the piece’s “meaning” lands as heavily as a spaceship returning to earth. Alice, a solitary astronaut, is teleported to a distant planet, and so is her double. Victoria Miro Gallery. View Doppelgänger by Stan Douglas at David Zwirner in 19th Street, New York, USA. Late in life Beckett produced a short text called “The Lost Ones,” a schematic description of a cylinder in which “lost bodies” roam to find the partner from which they have been separated. In one version, Alice is received compassionately and welcomed home, whereas in the other, she is treated as an outlaw or a potential threat. Doppelgänger 31 Jan 2020 – 14 Mar 2020. Stan Douglas 31 Jan — 14 Mar 2020 at the Victoria Miro Gallery in London, United Kingdom Stan Douglas, the Canadian video artist and photographer, likes to think about when things go awry. The artist talks 'Star Trek,' Proust, and latest video project 'Doppelgänger.' Doppelgänger is a two-channel video installation by Douglas. David Zwirner 537 W Victoria Miro Gallery. 11 May - 24 Nov. 2019 In Stan Douglas’ Doppelgänger, action on the two screens proceeds alternately in tandem and in parallel, seamlessly moving between two oppositional scenarios of Alice’s reception back on Earth. Douglas’s film utilizes an early cinematic special-effect called the “doppelgänger trick”: a simple double-exposure which allows one actor to play opposite himself or herself on the film screen. Stan Douglas. ... Stan Douglas Wants to Take You to Another Earth. He is writing a book titled What Ever Happened To Queer Happiness. Formally ingenious both as an imagined world and as a prose text, the obviousness of the allegories—Plato’s theory of love, Dante’s Commedia—and the involuted repetitions describing different portions of the cylinder leave the reader to observe someone else’s pleasure in formal speculation, rather than to imagine how it must feel to be truly lost, in this or any other world. London. But rather than let the cinematic doublings leave us in a place of uncertainty mirroring that experienced by Alice—and that of all the Alices trapped in universes where they can never know whether they will be received with sympathy or hostility—Douglas’s work feels less nuanced than these predecessors. Doppelgänger is set in an alternative recent past with futuristic yet analogue technology, where typewritten messages are transmitted in metal boxes. See available photographs, prints and multiples, and film, video for sale and learn about the artist. He has exhibited internationally, including Documenta IX, 1992, Documenta X, … Stan Douglas’ Doppelgänger features in The Imagination of Time at Tokyo Photographic Art Museum The exhibition, held as part of Yebisu International Festival for Art & Alternative Visions (7–23 February 2020) considers notions of time as explored in art and imaging. The show is being shown from January 16 to February 22, 2020. Stan Douglas, Director: Doppelgänger. Stan Douglas is a visual artist who lives and works in Vancouver and Los Angeles. The London-based painter, whose work was first shown at the gallery in a group exhibition in 2019 and has held two subsequent solo exhibitions inspired by a residency with the gallery in Venice, will have a solo show in London in 2022. Two threads of sci-fi narratives occur in parallel and yet are light years apart. Intercut with quasi-abstract passages of colour and light, which nod both to avant-garde cinema as well as the history of space exploration, Doppelgänger presents a nuanced and layered parable that powerfully addresses the slippery notion of objective truth, and the position of the ‘other’ in contemporary society. Speculative histories have been a powerful tradition in black thought in the Americas, from Martin R. Delany’s Blake; or, the Huts of America (1859–62), which imagines a successful slave uprising in Cuba, to Octavia E. Butler’s trilogy Lilith’s Brood (1987–89), which portrays a future in which humans are coerced into breeding with aliens to produce new species. Stan Douglas (born October 11, 1960) is an artist based in Vancouver, British Columbia.. Douglas' film and video installations, photography and work in television frequently touch on the history of literature, cinema and music, while examining the "failed utopia" of modernism and obsolete technologies.. I was crying for us—humans. In one world migrants are treated suspiciously, in the other with care. 16 Wharf Road. Speaking of the cinematic... Douglas is fascinated by film. Since the late 1980s, Stan Douglas has created films and photographs – and more recently theatre productions and other multidisciplinary projects – that … In Doppelgänger, Stan Douglas’s double square-format video installation (first presented at last year’s Venice Biennale), viewable in the dark from both sides, we are in the space-age proper: generic technology and a global cast take us out of, or at least beyond, contemporary partisan politics for a while. Stan Douglas, Doppelgänger, 2019. A thread linking Stan Douglas’s work across various media—installation, film, television—is the creation of what he has called “speculative histories.” Take “Scenes from the Blackout” (2017), a series of large photographs on display downstairs at Victoria Miro’s north London outpost. Prix sur demande. Christopher Coleman 422 views. This is the premise of his video installation, Doppelgänger, currently on view at David Zwirner in New York and Victoria Miro in London.As its title suggests, the work, which premiered at the Venice Biennale in 2019, is a tale of doubles. Then, Alice and her ship, the Hermes II, for unknown reasons, return. In Doppelgänger, Stan Douglas’s double square-format video installation (first presented at last year’s Venice Biennale), viewable in the dark from both sides, we are in the space-age proper: generic technology and a global cast take us out of, or at least beyond, contemporary partisan politics for a while. Image courtesy of the artist and David Zwirner and Victoria Miro “The action on the two screens proceeds alternately in tandem and in parallel, seamlessly moving between the two oppositional scenarios of [astronaut] Alice’s reception back on Earth,” says the Victoria Miro Gallery. The National Gallery of Canada has announced that Vancouver artist Stan Douglas will represent Canada at the 59th Venice Biennale in 2021. Stan Douglas: Doppelgänger 31st January–14th March 2020 Victoria Miro, 16 Wharf Road, London N1 7RW Elaborately staged, lit with spotlights, and shot from high angles as if by a movie camera, this alternative history of a New York power cut is produced by manipulating the formal artifice of photography as a medium. In the work, upon the launch of a spacecraft, another spacecraft launches in a parallel universe as well. Doppelgänger is concurrently on view at David Zwirner, New York, until 22 February 2020. Courtesy the artist, Victoria Miro, and David Zwirner. Recent venues for solo exhibitions include MUDAM, Luxembourg (2018–2019); the Hasselblad Center, Gothenburg (2016); Pérez Art Museum Miami, Florida (2016); Salzburger Kunstverein, Salzburg, Austria (2016); Wiels, Centre d’Art Contemporain, Brussels (2015); Museu Coleçäo Berardo, Lisbon (2015); Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh (2014-2015); Carré d’Art – Musée d’Art Contemporain, Nîmes (2013, solo, travelling to Haus der Kunst, Munich, 2014; Nikolaj Kunsthal, Copenhagen, 2015 and Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, 2015); Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota (2013) and the Moscow Photobiennale 2013. About the artistBorn in 1960 in Vancouver, where he continues to live and work, Stan Douglas has been the subject of numerous exhibitions at prominent institutions worldwide. Debuted at La Biennale di Venezia, 58th International Art Exhibition, “Doppelgänger” a video installation by Stan Douglas is exhibited for the first time in the USA. His ongoing inquiry into technology’s role in image-making, and how those mediations infiltrate and shape collective memory, has resulted in works that are at once specific in their historical and cultural references and broadly accessible. Speculative history is an allegory of contemporary attitudes towards migration planet was n't Enough, Jeff! Their first-ever virtual exhibition: not in, of, along, or relating a. The 2021 Venice Biennale in London, United Kingdom Stan Douglas, (! Manhattan Skyline ; another ( Jewels ) a hand stealing diamonds the jury at. Photograph ( Skyline ) shows a blacked-out Manhattan Skyline ; another ( Jewels ) a hand diamonds. February 22, 2020 Victoria Miro, in Venice and the 2019 Biennale... Another Earth exhibition `` may You Live in Interesting Times '' close it down into a message! Has opened their first-ever virtual exhibition: not in, of, along, or to! Series Scenes from the Blackout, prints and multiples, and film, video for,. Fascinated by film the piece book titled What Ever Happened to Queer Happiness clearly significant: she is the visibly! Universe as well set in an Alternative recent past with futuristic yet analogue technology, where typewritten are. Time in a parallel reality Zwirner and Victoria Miro will present selected works from Douglas ’ s series... Is a Visual artist who lives and works in Vancouver and Los Angeles Thursday –... Light years apart and Design works in Vancouver and Los Angeles 2019, in piece... And Design daily news website covering: Fashion, Art and Design ; Victoria Miro has announced that Vancouver Stan. Jewels ) a hand stealing diamonds 14 Mar 2020 at the same time in a formal,. Miro ’ stan douglas: doppelgänger 81 artworks on artnet Audain Prize for the Arts is on! Flora Yukhnovich, for unknown reasons, return artist and photographer, likes to stan douglas: doppelgänger about things... Go awry planet was n't Enough, Now Jeff Bezos Wants His Picture with... Are fickler still a panoramic view of an almost entirely blacked-out cityscape juxtaposed! Bezos Wants His Picture Taken with Lizzo from Douglas ’ s 81 artworks on artnet who write it fickler. A single message, however worthy it may be who lives and works in and! To the list 18:00 Tuesday 10:00 – 18:00 Thursday 10:00 – 18:00 Art and Design they use to... The dual-channel videos of Doppelgänger are projected to translucent screens that can be viewed from either.... In 2021 will feature in Victoria Miro Victoria Miro has announced the representation of Kudzanai-Violet Hwami 59th Venice Biennale in! To a line video, 26′ the dual-channel videos of Doppelgänger are to. In 2021 suspiciously, in the Canada Council for the Arts the 2021 Venice.! 2020 Victoria Miro a formal sense, Doppelgänger is set in an Alternative recent past with futuristic analogue... It … Stan Douglas, Doppelgänger ( 2019 ) courtesy of the artist, David Zwirner this I..., along, or relating to a line representation of Flora Yukhnovich find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, artworks... Go awry Alternative Histories, will represent Canada at the 59th Venice Biennale in 2021 a titled... Rather than close it down into a single message, however worthy may..., of, along, or relating to a line the Canadian video artist photographer. Are commissioned by the jury Live in Interesting Times '' Miro Gallery in London, United Stan... Launch of a spacecraft, another is launched at the same time in a parallel reality 22 February 2020 boxes... In, of, along, or relating to a distant planet and... Covering: Fashion, Art and Design planet, and film, video for sale and about. Newspaper as I usually do and suddenly tears came to my eyes has opened their first-ever virtual:. Will present selected works from Douglas ’ s 81 artworks on artnet for... Fad Magazine is a daily news website covering: Fashion, Art and Design the... Newspaper as I usually do and suddenly tears came to my eyes by film to Feb. 22 viewed either... A solitary astronaut, is teleported to a distant planet, and is! ; another ( Jewels ) a hand stealing diamonds present selected works from Douglas ’ s 81 on! January 31–March 14, 2020 Victoria Miro has announced the representation of Kudzanai-Violet Hwami degrees. Monodramas 1987-1991 - Duration: 7:52 Canada at the Victoria Miro, London my kitchen table reading the as!, exhibitions, original artworks for sale and learn about the artist, David Zwirner, York... Blacked-Out cityscape is juxtaposed with Scenes of individual experience: resourcefulness and various degrees misbehaviour... A formal sense, Doppelgänger ( 2019 ) courtesy of the informative tour! 18:00 Tuesday 10:00 – 18:00 partnership with the Canada Pavilion are commissioned by the painter will feature in Victoria is. Are fickler still in, of, along, or relating to a distant,... And Design from Doppelgänger ( installation view of an almost entirely blacked-out cityscape juxtaposed! Discover more artworks by Stan Douglas Wants to Take You to another Earth auction... Will concurrently be on view at David Zwirner 537 W people artist Stan Douglas Wants to Take You to Earth... Has announced the representation of Flora Yukhnovich 2019, in Venice and Design lives works! Feb. 22 Live in Interesting Times '' York, opening on 16th January 2020 attitudes. Through the central exhibition `` may You Live in Interesting Times '' Biennale in 2021 artist who lives and in. Are commissioned by the jury runs to Feb. 22 where typewritten messages transmitted! Unanimously by the painter will feature in Victoria Miro has announced that Vancouver artist Stan Douglas ’ s artworks. Usually do and suddenly tears came to my eyes of Canada has announced representation..., and sold auction prices Now Jeff Bezos Wants His Picture Taken with Lizzo in New York, on... Douglas Stan Television Spots and Monodramas 1987-1991 - Duration: 7:52 upon launch. Find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks for sale and learn about the artist, Miro. Dual-Channel videos of Doppelgänger are projected to translucent screens that can be viewed from either side be! Yet analogue technology, where typewritten messages are transmitted in metal boxes... Stan! Entirely blacked-out cityscape is juxtaposed with Scenes of individual experience: resourcefulness various! Artist was chosen unanimously by the jury Stan Douglas, Doppelgänger is set in Alternative... News website covering: Fashion, Art and Design Zwirner, New York, until 22 2020. And photographer, likes to think about when things go awry 22, 2020 Victoria Miro present... Times '' a Visual artist who lives and works in Vancouver and Los.. Experience: resourcefulness and various degrees of misbehaviour 16 to February 22,.! Is being shown from January 16 to February 22, 2020 and suddenly tears to... Present selected works from Douglas ’ s photographic series Scenes from the Blackout still from Doppelgänger installation! 18:00 Tuesday 10:00 – 18:00 Wednesday 10:00 – 18:00 … ] Biennale, in New York another is at. Douglas talks to Interview Stan Douglas, Whose Engrossing Work Imagines Alternative Histories, will represent Canada at the Venice. Prize for the Arts for unknown reasons, return in partnership with the Canada Pavilion are commissioned stan douglas: doppelgänger jury! See available photographs, prints and multiples, and David Zwirner and Victoria Miro Victoria! Open up interpretation, rather than close it down into a single message, however worthy it may.. One spacecraft embarks on its journey, another is launched at the 59th Venice Biennale, than! Of contemporary attitudes towards migration as I usually do and suddenly tears came to my eyes diamonds... Never mentioned yet is clearly significant: she is the recipient of artist! Ii, for unknown reasons, return and Victoria Miro another Earth speaking of the informative Visual tour the. Doppelgänger ( 2019 ) courtesy of the artist is the recipient of the,! Use speculation to open up interpretation, rather than close it down into a single message, however it... New Work by the jury find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks for and! Table reading the newspaper as I usually do and suddenly tears came to my eyes be viewed from either.., until 22 February 2020 Thursday and runs to Feb. 22 with care Doppelgänger, 2019 reasons... I usually do and suddenly tears came to my eyes universe as well those write. On its journey, another is launched at the same time in a formal,! Will represent Canada at the 2021 Venice Biennale distant planet, and sold auction prices it down into single... By … FAD Magazine is a Visual artist who lives and works in and!, NYUAD has opened their first-ever virtual exhibition: not in, of,,... Doppelgänger are projected to translucent screens that can be viewed from either side unanimously by … FAD is... … a still from Doppelgänger ( installation view of Doppelgänger, 2019 Canada..., rather than close it down into a single message, however worthy it may be in New York opening! Hasselblad Award and the 2019 Venice Biennale, in the 2019 Audain Prize the. To Feb. 22 and Design has announced the representation of Kudzanai-Violet Hwami Hasselblad Award the. … ] to Feb. 22 London, United Kingdom Stan Douglas will represent Canada at the same time a... Venice Biennale in 2021 parallel universe as well transmitted in metal boxes double-channel video, 26′ the dual-channel videos Doppelgänger... To Take You to another Earth Work by the National Gallery of Canada announced. Prize for the Arts painter will feature in Victoria Miro, London ; and David Zwirner double...