Mark Lewis

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Solo Exhibitions


Mark Lewis, Daniel Faria Gallery, Toronto, Canada

Mark Lewis – Galveston, The Contemporary Austin, Texas, USA

Mark Lewis – Canada, The Art Gallery of Ontario, Ontario, Canada


Power Plant, Toronto, Canada

How to learn from things that don’t exist, Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art, Porto
Le Bal, Paris, France · curated by Diane Dufour and Chantal Pontbriand

Mark Lewis: Five Landscapes, Canada House, London


Mark Lewis, Musée du Louvre, Paris, October · curated by Marcella Lista

How to learn from things that don’t exist, 31st Sao Paulo Biennial, Sao Paulo
Mark Lewis, Daniel Faria Gallery, Toronto, Canada

Mark Lewis, Real DMZ Project, Seoul, South Korea


Mark Lewis, Charles H. Scott Gallery, Vancouver, Canada · curated by Cate Rimmer

Mark Lewis, L’Espace de l’Art Concret, Château de Mouans, France · curated by Fabienne Fulchéri
Mark Lewis, Vancouver Art Gallery Offsite, Canada · curated by Diana Freundl

Mark Lewis – Pull Focus, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, Nederlands · curated by Diana Franssen


Mark Lewis: Man, Daniel Faria Gallery, Toronto

Art Gallery of Hamilton, Ontario, Canada · curated by Mellisa Bennett


Mark Lewis, Kunsthalle Winterthur, Switzerland · curated by Olivier Keilmayer

Sert Gallery, Carpenter Centre, Harvard University, USA · curated by Dominique Bluhrer

Mark Lewis, Volker Bradtke, Dusseldorf · curated by Adam Harrison


Mark Lewis, Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

Mark Lewis, Forte di Bard, Aosta, Italy · curated by Nicolleta Pallini 
The Film Effect, Forum Expanded; International Film Festival Berlin, Canadian Embassy, Berlin, Germany · curated by Stefanie Schultz Strathaus

Mark Lewis, Crawford Art Gallery, Cork, Ireland · curated by Dawn Williams


Mark Lewis, Museo Marino Marini, Florence, Italy · curated by Cristiana Collu and Saretto Cincinelli

Cinecity Presents: Mark Lewis, University of Brighton Gallery, Brighton · curated by Frank Gray
In a City, Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, Toronto, Canada · curated by Barbara Fischer
Clark & Faria, Toronto, Canada
Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada · curated by David Moos
Mark Lewis: Cold Morning, Canadian Pavillion, 53rd International Art Exhibition-La Biennale di Venezia, Italy · curated by Barbara Fischer 
Man_Museo de’Arte Provincia di Nuoro, Sardinia, Italy · curated by Cristiana Collu and Saretto Cincinelli  

Jeu de Paume, Maison d’Art Bernard Anthonioz, Nogent-sur-Marne, France · curated by Marta Ponsa


Akademie der Bildenden Künste Wien, Vienna

Le Grand Café Centre for Contemporary Art, Saint Nazaire, France · curated by Sophie Legrand Jacques
Screening, Philadelphia, USA · curated by Matthew Suib

Indianapolis Museum of Art, USA · curated by Sarah Urist Green


BFI Southbank, London · curated by Elisabetta Fabrizi

Mark Lewis: Modern Time, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver Canada · curated by Grant Arnold
Galerie Aréna, Ecole Nationale Supérieure de la photographie d’Arles, France 
Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporaneo, Sevilla, Spain · curated by Jose Lebrero Stals
PS1 international project, Long Island City, New York, USA · curated by Klaus Biesenbach
Spike Island, Bristol · curated by Lucy Byatt and Karen Allen
Galerie Cent 8, Paris, France

Musee d’Art Contemporain, Montreal Quebec, Canada


Fact, Liverpool, England · curated by Karen Allen 

Musee d’art Moderne du Grand Duc, Jean, Luxembourg · curated by Clément Minighetti and Monica Portillo 
Monte Clark Gallery, Toronto, Canada
Arthur Ross Architecture Gallery, Buell Hall, Columbia University, New York · curated by Mark Wasuita
Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver

Musée-château d’Annecy, France


Hamburger Kunstverein, Hamburg Germany · curated by Yilmaz Dziewior 

The National Museum of Contemporary Art, Bucharest, Romania · curated by Ruxandra Balaci and Enrico Lunghi 
Triple Candie, New York, USA
Casinio Luxemburg, Luxemburg · curated by Enrico Lunghi 
Internationale Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen · curated by Pier-Luigi Tazzi and Lars Henrik Gass 
Galerie Cent 8, Paris, France
Queens Hall, Hexham, England · new film commission, Arts Council of England

Modus Operandi, City of London, England, new film commission and public installation in the City of London


Monte Clark Gallery, Toronto, Canada

Rooseum, Malmo, Sweden · curated by Lena Crone

Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver, Canada


Rooseum, Malmo, Sweden · curated by Charles Esche

Sala Rekalda, Bilbao, Spain · curated by Chus Martinez 
Arco, Madrid · curated by Baert de Baer, Barbara Steiner and Charles Esche

Video Cube, FIAC, Paris · curated by Caroline Bourgeois, Myriam Salomon, Gregor Muir and Benjamin Weil


Galerie Cent 8, Paris France

The Salamanca Art Centre, Salamanca, Spain · curated by Christina Zelich and Steven Bode
Kunsthalle Bern, Switzerland · curated by Bernhard Fibicher 

Argos, Brussels, Belgium · curated by Paul Willemsen

Selected Group Exhibitions


The Street. Where the World is Made, MAXXI, Rome, Italy

Rauschenberg Residency, The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, Captiva, Florida, USA
The Eye of the City – From Impressionism to the Present, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn, Germany
Invention au Louvre/ Cinema Museum, Deutsches Historiches Museum, Berlin, Germany
Loop Festival 2018, Barcelona, Spain
Fuori Salone , Forte di Bard, Bard, Italy

Site Unseen, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada


Sites of Assembly, Belkin Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism\ Architecture, Shenzhen Public Art Center, Shenzhen, China
say again?, FMAC, Geneva, Switzerland
Tableaux Vivants, Foundation Etrillard, Hôtel de La Salle, Paris, France
The Still Point of The Turning World, FOMU, Antwerp, Belgium
The Very Impress of the Object, Calouste Gulbenkian Museum, Lisbon, Portugal

Screening, Houston Cinema Arts Festival, Houston, USA


Accueille-moi paysage, Marcelle Alix Gallery, Paris, France

Revolt of the Sage, Blain Southern, London
Screeing, The International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Holland
Screening, Le Bal, Paris, France
Screening, Berlinale, Berlin, Germany
Screening, Laura Mulvey’s Collaborations / The Many Lives of Peter Wollen, Whitechapel Gallery, London

Screening, The Image-Thing, Plazzo Grassi, Venice, Italy


How to talk about things that don’t exist, Serralves Museu de Arte Contemporanea, Porto, Portugal

Melancholy Bay, The Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
Picturing the Americas, Art Gallery of Ontario, Canada
Screening, Silencio, Paris, France
Screening, The Origins of Film, Palazzo Grassi, Venice, Italy
Carte Blanche to Mark Lewis – Canada, Silencio, Paris, France
Cold War, Hot Peace, Slought Foundation, Philadelphia, USA
Screening, TIFF Lightbox, Toronto, Canada

How to talk about things that don’t exist, 31st Bienal de São Paulo, Brazil

The Small Infinite, John Hansard Gallery, Southampton, UK
La déduction de l’auteur, Galerie Michel Rein, Paris, France
Somewhat Abstract, Selection from the Arts Council Collection, Nottingham Contemporary, UK
Tribute to an Avenue, Coolsigel (various venues), Rotterdam, Netherlands

Screening, International film festival Cinema du Réel, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France


Screening, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France

Screening, Night Contact, London, UK
L’altro ritratto, Mart – Museo d’arte moderna e contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, Italy
Appropriated Territories: Attack, Defence and Creation, Nida Art Colony, Lithuania
Creation/distruction, Holden Gallery, Manchester, UK
Vues d’en haut, Centre Pompidou-Metz, Metz, France
Screening, Video Dumbo, New York, USA
Screening, Blickle Kino im 21er Haus, Vienna, Austria

Taking Time, Surrey Urban Screen, Surrey, Canada


Window to the World, Museo de Cantonale d’Arte, Lugano

The Long Now, Moore Gallery, Philadelphia, USA
Screening, Recontres International Carte Blanche Mark Lewis, Haus Der Kulturen Der Welt, Berlin, Germany
Screening, This is Called Moving: Real Time and Cinema Time,, Open City Docs Fest, London, UK
Screening, The Loitering Presence of a Rational Actor, The Universal Studio, New York
Through a Glass Darkly, Vancouver Art Gallery, Canada
It doesn’t always have to be Beautiful, Unless its Beautiful, The Kosovo Art Gallery, Kosovo,
Screening, Migrating Forms, Anthology Film Archives, New York, USA
Screening, Wisconsin Union Directorate Independent Film Festival, USA
Screening, Camera Britannica, Centre Pompidou, Paris · curated by Marie Canet
Beirut Experience,Villa Bernasconi, Geneva
Screening, How Physical, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Japan

Screening, Heidrun Holfstead Exhibition, Bawag Contemporary, Vienna


Recontres International Carte Blanche, Centre Pompidou, Paris

Pacific Film Archive, Berkley California
Capture, Monte Clark Gallery, Toronto, Canada
The Crooked Path, Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago, Spain
The International Experimental Cinema Exposition, Lincoln, Nebraska
The Beirut Experience, Beirut Art Cente, Lebanon
MärklinWorld, Kunsthal KAdE, Amersfoort, The Netherlands
Bienal De Curtiba, Brazil
Martin Szekely, Cente Pompidou, Paris
Sert Gallery, Carpenter Centre, Harvard University, USA
Vancouver Film Festival, Canada
Toronto International Film Festival, Canada
68th Venice Film Festival, Italy
Recontres Internationales Paris/Berlin/Madrid, Reina Sofia National Museum, Madrid
Wolfson Syndrome, Modern Language Experiment, London
Maelfi Screening Program, Spike Island, Bristol, UK
Movements, Northern Gallery for Contemporary Arts, Newcastle, UK
The Crooked Path, Palais De Beaux-Arts, Brussels
Big Picture, K21 Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Dusseldorf, Germany
The Fight, Landmarks, University Austin Texas, USA
Down the Garden Path, Art Gallery of GreaterVictoria, Canada

The Long Take, Audain Gallery, SFU, Vancouver, Canada


le benefice du doute; en fables et en photographies, Hotel Fontfreyde Centre Photographique, Clermont Ferrand, France

recalling the shots, Tyneside Cinema, Newcastle · curated by Steven Ball
highlights from the cologne kunst film biennale in berlin, KW Institute, Berlin, Germany
still moving, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
it is what it is. recent acquisitions of new canadian art, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa
shadow dance, KAdE Kunsthal in Amersfoort, Netherlands
gewalt, Kunstverein Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany
asolo art festival, Asolo, Italy
expresion en corto , Film Festival, Guanajuato, Mexico
Sensational Architecture , Rome, Italy · curated by Camilla Boemio
Ikonoklash , Lagos, Portugal · curated by Joanna Callaghan
To A Degree Rational , Galleri Gentili, Prato, Italy · curated by Cheryl Kaplan
Rotterdam International Film Festival , Rotterdam, The Netherlands
CUE: Artists’ Video , Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
Screening: Backstory & Cinema Museum , Winnipeg Film Group, Canada
HBOX, New Museum, New York, USA

Indie Lisboa’10 International Film Festival , Lisbon, Portugal



The spectacle of the everyday, 10th Biennale de Lyon, France, curated by Hou Hanru  

Toronto International Film Festival , Toronto, Canada  
Vancouver International Film Festival , Vancouver, Canada  
Schnee: Rohstoff der Kunst · Vorarlberger Landesmuseum, Bregenz, Austria · curated by Tobias G.Natter  
Summertime; or Close-ups on places we’ve (never) been · Walter and McBean Galleries, San Francisco
5 X 5 Castello 09 · Premi Internacional d’Art Contemporani Diputacio de Castello, Spain

Actors & Extras · Argos, Brussels · curated by Paul Willemsen & Thomas Trummer


Metamorphosis · Akbank ve Sanat, Istanbul, Turkey · curated by Louise Déry 

Western Motel. Edward Hopper and Contemporary Art · Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria 
Printemps de Septembre à Toulouse · Toulouse France · curated by Christian Bernhard  and Catherine Pavlovic
L’Été photographique 08 · Centre de Photographie de Lectoure, France · curated by François Saint Pierre
Through the looking glass · The Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Alberta
Cinematic, or Moving Images Expanded · Insa Art Space, Seoul, South Korea · curated by Jihoon Felix Kim

Remakes, Video Casi Cine · Centro de Cultura Antiguo Instituto, Ayuntamiento de Gijón, Spain · curated by Juan-Ramón Barbancho


Final Cut · Kunsthalle Osnabruek, Germany · curated by Hermann Noering

Paysages/visions paradoxales · Institut superieur pour l’etude du langage plastique Brussels, Belgium
The Backlot · Belkin Satellite Gallery, Vancouver Canada · curated by Sophie Brodovitch
Mapas, Cosmoginias e Puntos de Referencia· Centro Galego de Arte Contemporanea, Santiago de
Compestela, Spain
Critical Mass-Kritsche Masse 1 · Kunsthalle Bern, Switzerland

Filmische Wahrheiten · Kunstverein Heidelberg, Germany · curated by Johan Holten


Le mouvement des images · Musee national d’art moderne, Centre Pompidou, Paris France · curated by Philippe-Alain Michaud 

Spooky · Het Gebouw, Utrecht, The Netherlands · curated by Hanne Hagenaars and Theo Tegelaars
Projections · University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada · curated by Barbara Fisher
Ores Litourgias · Athens, Greece · curated by Pier Luigi Tazzi
Designing Truth · Wilhelm Lembruck Museum, Duisburg Germany · curated by Sabine Maria Schmidt 
Sound and Vision · Montreal Museum of Fine Art, Montreal · curated by Stéphane Aquin, Kitty Scott and David Moos
Canada Dreaming · Kunstverein Wolfsberg · curated by Justin Hoffmann 
Art Unlimited · Basel Art Fair, Basel, Switzerland
Whitstable Biennial · Whitstable, Kent, England

Art Video Lounge · Art Basel, Miami Beach, Florida


Experience and Emotion · MuHKA, Antwerpen · curated by Dieter Roelstraete

Le Tableau des elements · MAC’s, Musée des Arts Contemporains, Hornu, Belgium 
IDYL – As to Answer that Picture · Middelhelm Open Air Museum Antwerp, Belgium · curated by Phillippe Pirotte 
Crosstown Traffic · Apeejay New Media Gallery in New Delhi, India · curated by Eddie Berg and British Council
In-Corporeo In-Visibile · Man- Museo d”arte, Nuoro, Italy · curated by Pier Luigi Tazzi
Weathervane · Oakville Galleries, Oakville, Canada, tours to Ottawa Art Gallery, Ottawa Canada · curated by Karen Love 
to be continued../jatkuu · Helsinki Kunsthalle, Finland and tour · curated by Mika Elo and Brett Rogers 
Irreducible: Contemporary Short Form Video · CCA, Wattis Institute, San Francisco, California | Miami Art Central, Miami Florida | Bronx Museum, New York · curated by Ralph Rugoff 
Variations on the Pituresque · Kitchener Waterloo Art Gallery, Ontario Canada / Musee national des beaux-arts du Quebec, Quebec City · curated by Karen Love and Karen Henry 
The Space of Making · Neuer Berliner Kuntsverein, Berlin, Germany / Städtisches Museum Zwickau, Germany / Kuntsmuseum Heideinheim, Germany / Städtische Galerie Waldkraiburg, Germany · curated by Marie Jose 
Bo#2 · médiathèque José Cabanis, Espace d’Art Contemporain VKS, Cinéma ABC, Toulouse, France

Festival International du Documentaire de Marseille et ARTE · l’Ecole d’architecture de Marseille Luminy, Marseille, France


3rd Berlin Biennale of Contemporary Art · Martin Gropius Building, Berlin, Germany · curated by Ute Meta Bauer 

Video Dreams: Between the Cinematic and the Theatrical · Kunsthaus Graz, Graz Austria · curated by Adam Budak 
Nuit Blanche · various locations, Paris, France · curated by Hou Hanru
Dwellan- an exhibition of contemporary video art · Charlottenborg, Copenhagen 
Aus aktuellem Anlass · Gallerie Johann König, Berlin, Germany
The Cobweb: Collection CGAC and Collection Foundation ARCO · Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea in Santiago de Compostela, Spain · curated by Miguel Fernández-Cid
L’Éveil · l’Espace VOX, Montreal Canada · curated by Marie Fraser
Candyland Zoo · Herbert Read Gallery, Canterbury, England · curated by Martin Clark 
Re-Makes · Center of Contemporary Art of Salamanca, Salamanca Spain, curated by juan-Ramón Barbancho and Thierry Davilla
Institut fur Gleichstellung · Centre, Berlin, curated by Alexandra Hopf
Trou Art-Archi · La Galerie de Noisy-le-Sec, Paris France · curated by Hélène Chouteau
Spread in Prato 2004 · Prato, Italy · curated by Pier Luigi Tazzi
Critica in Opera · Castel S.Pietro, Bologna, Italy · curated by Lorenzo Bruni
Rear View Mirror · Kettles Yard, Cambridge · curated by Elizabeth Fisher

The Shadow of Production · Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada · curated by Grant Arnold


The American Effect · Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, USA · curated by Larry Rinder 

Sodium Dreams · CCS Museum, Bard College, Annandale on Hudson · curated by Elizabeth Fisher 
Happiness: a Survival Guide for Art and Life · Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan · curated by David Elliot and Pierluigi Tazzi 
Art Now: Light Box · Tate Britain, London England · curated by Lizzie Carey-Thomas and Katherine
Stout, et al
Pour de vrai · Musee d’art contemporain, Tours, France · curated by Aline Pujo
Art and Cinema · Musee d’art Moderne, Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France · curated by Julie Pellegrin
Turbulent Screen · Edith-Ruß-Haus für Medienkunst, Oldenberg, Germany · curated by Ralf Sausmikat and Rosanne Altstaff 
Fate of Alien Modes · Vienna Secession, Vienna, Austria · curated by Constance Ruhm
Silver Dreams, Screens and Theories · Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Victoria BC, Canada · curated by Lisa Baldissera
The Group of Seven · Platform Gallery, London · curated by Sheila Lawson
Re-Makes · CAPC Musée d’art contemporain de Bordeaux, France · curated by Thierry Davila 
Hidden in a Daylight · Cieszyn, Poland · curated by Foksal Gallery Foundation 
The Process · Kiasma, Helsinki, Finland · curated by Maretta Jaukkuri 
Arte al Centro: la Nouva Agora · Shedhalle, Zurich, Switzerland · curated by Dagmar Reichert 
[based upon] TRUE STORIES · Witte de With, Rotterdam, The Netherlands · curated by Catherine David and J.P. Rhem

Vancouver International Film Festival · Vancouver, Canada · curated by Mark Peranson


The Liverpool Biennial · International Exhibition, Tate Liverpool, England · curated by Lewis Biggs, Eddie Berg 

The Mind is a Horse · Bloomberg Space, London, England · curated by Graham Gussen et al
Gwangju Biennale · Gwangju, Korea · curated by Hu Han Ru, Charles Esche 
Non-places · Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt, Germany · curated by Nicolas Schafhausen and Vanessa Muller 
Spectator Sport · CornerHouse, Manchester England · curated by Steven Bode and Paul Bailey
Not a Film · Galerie Tent, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Landscape · Maison de la Culture, Bruges, France · curated by Hubert Bescier
Unprincipled Desires · John Hansard Gallery, Southampton · curated by Stephen Foster
Arte al Centro: la Nouva Agora · Citta dell’ Arte, Biella, Italy · curated by Dagmar Reichert
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