© 2020 Ezara Spangl

Ezara Spangl (b. Hoffman, Silver Spring, MD, USA) holds an MFA from the School of the Art Institut of Chicago and a BA from Oberlin College. Her writing has been published with THE SEEN, Textem, Ve.Sch-Heft and on her blog https://threethirtypm.wordpress.com/. Since 2010 she co-curates with Rainer Spangl the Artist Lecture Series Vienna program and its publications.
Solo exhibitions of her work have also been held at Song Song, Vienna; Skestos Gabriele Gallery, Chicago; and Devening Projects, Chicago. She has been included in group exhibitions at Essex Flowers, New York; Ve.sch, Vienna; Mauve, Vienna; Kunstverein Schattendorf/AT; kunstbunker, Nürnberg/DE; dot , Galerie Francis Ruyter, Vienna; and Swingr, Vienna. Her work has been exhibited at the Nassauischer Kunstverein Wiesbaden/DE and at the Copenhagen Art Festival/DK at the invitation of the exhibiting artist. Publications of her work include in Black Pages, Moby Dick Filet and Ve.Sch-heft.

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Ezara Spangl (geb. Hoffman, 1979, Silver Spring, MD, USA) hat ein MFA der School of the Art Institute of Chicago und ein BA des Oberlin College. Ihr Text wurde im THE SEEN, dem Textem Verlag, Ve.Sch-Heft, und auf ihrem Blog https://threethirtypm.wordpress.com/ veröffentlicht. Seit 2010 organisiert Ezara Spangl gemeinsam mit Rainer Spangl die Artist Lecture Series Vienna und dessen Publikationen.
Einzelausstellungen ihrer Arbeiten fanden statt bei Song Song, Wien; Skestos Gabriele Galerie, Chicago; und Devening Projects, Chicago. Ihre Arbeiten wurden in Gruppenausstellungen bei Essex Flowers, New York; Ve.sch, Wien; Mauve, Wien; Kunstverein Schattendorf/AT; kunstbunker, Nürnberg/DE; dot , Galerie Francis Ruyter, Wien; und Swingr, Wien gezeigt. Auf Einladung der ausstellenden Künstlerin zeigte Spangl ihre Arbeiten im Nassauischen Kunstverein Wiesbaden / DE und beim Copenhagen Art Festival/DK. Sie publizierte ihre Arbeiten in Black Pages, Moby Dick Filet und Ve.Sch-Heft.


Solo Exhibitions
2018 "Amphorae", Song Song, Vienna / AT
2012 "Ezara Spangl", Galerie Peithner-Lichtenfels, Vienna / AT
2011"Wet Paintings", Song Song, Vienna / AT
2007 "Ezara Hoffman", Devening Projects, Chicago / US
"Ezara Hoffman, new paintings", Skestos Gabriele Gallery, Chicago / USA

Group Exhibitions
2018 X: a ten year anniversary show, Julius Ceasar, Chicago / USA
2016 sanssouci, Mauve, Vienna / AT
The Product & The Post-product, by Adriana Lara, Nassauischen Kunstverein
Wiesbaden, Wiesbaden / DE
2015 Ezara Spangl and Rainer Spangl, Ve.sch, Vienna / AT
The Product by Adriana Lara, Trust, Copenhagen Art Festival, Copenhagen / DK
Canvas, GPLcontemporary, curated by Christian Stock, Vienna / AT
2014 Northeast Corner at 2 with Rainer Spangl, Essex Flowers, New York / USA
First emerald then sapphire then black, Academy of Fine Arts Vienna, curated by
Christian Weidner & Edin Zenun, Vienna / AT
2013 Ezara Spangl, Josef Zekoff and Rainer Spangl, MAUVE, Vienna / AT
2012 DRAWING QUOTE! by Nick Oberthaler, Pigna Project Space, Rome / IT
Did You See Heaven: WYSIWYG, Peregrine Program, Chicago / USA
Galerie Peithner-Lichtenfels, Vienna / AT
2011…from erewhon to here knows when…, curated by Christian Egger,
Kunstverein Schattendorf / AT
Future Garden, kunstbunker, Nürnberg / DE
Antidepressiva, Peithner Lichtenfels Galerie, Vienna / AT
Galerie Lisa Ruyter / dot, Vienna / AT
2009 Fest fest, Julius Ceasar, Chicago / USA
Splits, Bell Street Projects, Vienna / AT
Supper, Trottoir, Hamburg / DE
Frame invited by Ute Müller, Ve.Sch, Vienna / AT
2008 Ezara Hoffman and Rainer Spangl, Koloni, Dresden / DE
Beachwood, Mittwochsbar at Bell Street Project, Vienna / AT
Paper Love, Devening Projects, Chicago / USA
rest on the flight to Göbekli Tepe, collaboration, Julius Ceasar, Chicago / USA
Hokus Pokus, Swingr, Vienna / AT
Bauhaus Art Show, Guertin’s Graphics, Chicago / USA
der Arzt und der Polizist, Contemporary Arts Workshop, Chicago / USA
SCA3 RAW Benefit, Society for Contemporary Art, Chicago / USA
2007 Fifths, Swingr, Vienna / AT
Lollapalooza ‘Who Art Thou?’, Grant Park, Chicago / USA
Current Projects, Betty Rymer Gallery, Chicago / USA
Y.P.A.N.S.M.T.P.V.G.T.W.T., Fifty50 Gallery, Chicago / USA
2006 Bentnames, Fifty50 Gallery, Chicago / USA
Slowness, Heaven Gallery, Chicago / USA

Curatorial Projects
ongoing Artist Lecture Series Vienna program and publications with Rainer Spangl.
Currently the Artist Lecture Series Vienna project is held at the Skulpturinstitut, University of Applied Arts Vienna / AT.
2011 Three evening program with Rainer Spangl, Ve.Sch, Vienna / AT
2008 Give Up, Guertin’s Graphics, Chicago / USA
2007 Ocean Ranch, Devening Projects, Chicago / USA
Interlink, Visiting Artist Program, School of the Art Institute of Chicago / USA
2006 Bentnames, Fifty50 gallery, Chicago / USA
Balls Out, Milwaukee, WI / USA
2005 Lookers, Heaven Gallery, Chicago / USA
Drawn to Drawing, The Betty Rymer Gallery, Chicago / USA

Publications
"Per Kirkeby // Kunsthalle Krems", THE SEEN, issue 08, Chicago / USA (2019)
"Michel Houellebecq // Kunsthalle Bratislava", THE SEEN, issue 07, Chicago / USA (2018)
“R.H.Quaytman // Secession”, THE SEEN, issue 06 Chicago / USA (2018)
“at the ve.sch”, Gerhard Himmer Sounds, Katalog text, Textem, Hamburg / DE (2015)
Moby Dick Filet, Filet No. 10, Harpune Verlag, Vienna / AT (2012)
“On Katherine Porter at Galerie Hubert Winter”, Ve.Sch-heft, issue 2, Vienna / AT (2012)
EZARA & RAINER, BLACK PAGES, issue #17, Vienna / AT (2011)
“Brain”, BDBBDB issue 3, web magazine, (2009)
“Stands”, BDBBDB issue 1, web magazine, (2008)
“Jim Lutes at Valerie Carberry Gallery”, BAT Magazine, issue 4, Chicago / US (2007)
Blog: https://threethirtypm.wordpress.com/

Bibliography
Dann Gunn, "Julius Caesar X: a ten-year anniversary show", Chicago Artist Writers, Chicago / USA (2018)
Dana Basset, Did You See Heaven? WYSIWYG @ Peregrine Program,
Chicago / USA (2012)
Fifths, A Reader, Compiled by Maxwell Graham, Chicago / US (2007)
SAIC Podcast: At the Table with Terry Myers, Jerry Saltz, and James Yood, MCA,
Chicago / USA (2007)
Jason Foumberg, Eye Exam, The Manifold World, New City magazine,
Chicago / USA (2007)
Terry Myers, Time is on our side, catalogue essay for Slowness, Chicago / USA (2006)
Jennifer Gheith, Bridging the Gap, UR Magazine, Chicago / USA (2006)

Awards
Carrie Tuttle Fellowship, School of the Art Institute of Chicago / USA (2007)
Mildred Sexton Scholarship, School of the Art Institute of Chicago / USA (2006)
Club Choice, Union League Civic & Arts Foundation, Chicago / USA (2006)