Adam Shiu-Yang Shaw

Born 1987. Lives and works in Berlin and Vancouver.

Education

2020-2022 – Berlin Program for Artists, Berlin

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

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

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

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2021

TBA, Wschód, Warsaw

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, Sunset Terrace, Vancouver

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2021

Berlin Program for Artists, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin

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

2020

The Transparent Man, New Scenario, DE

Condo w/ Wschód , Union Pacific, London

2019

But Doctor, I am Pagliacci, The Loon, Toronto

Uttran II, Uttran Lake, Rönninge

2018

Schrein der Freundschaft, Brandenburgischer Kunstverein Potsdam, Potsdam

Don’t Come In, Winterfelt 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 centre…, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, SE 2016 Life ist Life Zeitgenössische Kunst aus Berlin, Garret Grimoire, Berlin

Collect Yourself, Sergelgatan 8-10, Stockholm

2015

Veins of Gypsum Mortar, Ashley, Berlin

Performance Proletarians/Hit the North, Andquestionmark, Stockholm

Shipping, Galleria FAFA, Helsinki

2014

Breathing Fresh Air, Mellanrummet, Stockholm

Staging Economy, Sunset Terrace, Vancouver

I’m So Drunk Again, Bar Babette, Berlin

2013

A Nice Way to Spend Time, Amazing Gallery, Vancouver

Retail Merchandise Unit, Dynamo Arts Association, Vancouver

A Presentation of FAQs, Other Projects, Berlin

2012

A Happy Sound II Die II, Amazing Gallery, Vancouver