Adam Shiu-Yang Shaw

Edmonton, Canada. Lives and works in Berlin and Edmonton.

Education

2020-2021 – BPA// Berlin program for artists, Berlin

2014-2016 – Master of Fine Arts, Royal Institute of Art, Stockholm

2015 – Master of Fine Arts (guest student), Piet Zwart Institute, Rotterdam

2008-2013  – Bachelor of Fine Arts, Emily Carr University, Vancouver

 

SELECTED SOLO & TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2023

Towards, Toronto (upcoming)

2022

BPA// Raum, Berlin (upcoming)

2021

What Time Has Left, Wschód, Warsaw

LISTE BASEL with Wschód, duo show with Anders Dickson, Basel

2020

Memory Loss – Drakken II, Coyote, Stockholm

2018

Can There Be Forgiveness?, Ashley, Berlin

Pledge, Sox Galeri, Berlin

F-150, Polansky Gallery, Prague

Clerks’ Quarters, (feat. Angharad Williams & E.O.M.) Bobs Pogobar – KW Institute of Contemporary Art, Berlin

Benevolent Nerves, Galerija 427, Riga

2017

Vinegar Stone & The Language of Flowers, Towards, Toronto

2016

Undilutable Slang Truth, Galleri Mejan Stockholm

2015

Internal Climates, duo show with Emma LaMorte,, Sunset Terrace, Vancouver

2014

Staging Economy, duo show with Logan Sturrock, Sunset Terrace, Vancouver

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2022

Infinity of Unidentified Objects, Institute for the History and Theory of Architecture, Zürich (upcoming)

The Transparent Man, New Scenario, DE (upcoming)

2021

BPA// Exhibition, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin

Vigil as part of Friend of a Friend Warsaw w/ Emanuel Layr and Wschód, Warsaw

Casa Uovo, Sangt Hipolyt, Berlin

2020

This is Fair, NADA, Online Exhibition

Condo Complex London w/ Wschód , Union Pacific, London

2019

But Doctor, I am Pagliacci, The Loon, Toronto

Uttran II, Uttran Lake, Rönninge

Schrein der Freundschaft, Brandenburgischer Kunstverein Potsdam, Potsdam

2018

Clerks’ Quarters II, Lite REO, Ashley, Berlin

Don’t Come In, Winterfeldt 31, Berlin

At the End of the Game You Will Be Forgotten, Alyssa Davis Gallery, NYC

In Commerce Court, Main Street, Toronto

Jugend ist Trunkenheit Ohne Wein, Bikini Space, Basel

2017

Let’s see, where were we? In the pit of despair, De Ateliers, Amsterdam, NL

Gabinete De Moda, Gabinete, Lisbon

Kamias Triennial, Kamias Special Projects, Kamias City

Grounds for Magical Thinking, J Hammond Projects, London

Period Pieces (A Sunset Terrace Retrospective), Projet Pangée, Montreal

2016

Peach, W139, Amsterdam

Dinner Room Terravore, Oslo10, Basel

The First Story Ever Told, Krets, Malmö

Navigating. Items for a place without historical center…, Moderna Museet, Stockholm

Life ist Life Zeitgenössische Kunst aus Berlin, Garret Grimoire, Berlin

Collect Yourself, Sergelgatan 8-10, Stockholm

2015

Veins of Gypsum Mortar, Ashley, Berlin

Shipping, Galleria FAFA, Helsinki

2014

Breathing Fresh Air, Mellanrummet, Stockholm

2013

A Presentation of FAQs, Other Projects, Berlin

Retail Merchandise Unit, Dynamo Arts Association, Vancouver

 

RESIDENCIES & WORKSHOPS

2016

Summer Symposium, Sikås Art Center, Sikås, SE

2015

Nomadic Duchamp w. Hinrich Sachs & Lisi Raskin, The Tyler School, Philadelphia

The Institute of Investigative Living w. Andrea Zittel, A-Z West, Joshua Tree, US

Performance Proletarians w. Benjamin Valenza, Konstfack University, Stockholm

2013

The Future Is Coming Every Day w. Elizabeth Zvonar, Artscape, Toronto

 

AWARDS & STIPENDS

2022

Neustart Kultur – Stiftung Kunstfonds, Bonn

2021

Research and Creation, Canada Council for the Arts, Ottawa

Recherchestipendium Bildende Kunst, Berlin

Ars Viva – Shortlist Nominee, Berlin

Neustart Kultur – Stiftung Kunstfonds, Bonn

2018

Production grant, Embassy of Canada, Berlin

Nordic Culture Point, Helsinki

2016

Stig Hedbergs Stipendiefond, Stockholm

Eva & Hugo Bergmans Fond, Stockholm