JAMES KRONE (b. 1975 in Chicago) lives and works in Berlin, DE


SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS


2019 Model of Dissolve, M LeBlanc. Chicago


2016 An Ornithology for Birds, Kavi Gupta. Chicago


2015 Words Like Parrots, Marie Kirkegaard. Copenhagen

2014 Catsuit for Men, Night Gallery. Los Angeles

2013 Waterhome, Brand New Gallery. Milan

James Krone, ABC (with Kavi Gupta). Berlin


2012 Waterhome, Kavi Gupta. Chicago

Sea Of Crisis, Infernoesque. Berlin

Waterhome, Kavi Gupta. Berlin


2010 Trickle Down Ergonomics, Kavi Gupta. Chicago

The Wilderness is the Witches Leash, Country Club at Rudolph Schindler’s Buck House. Los Angeles


2008 In Lieu of a Science of Memory, Circus Gallery. Los Angeles

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS, COLLABORATIONS, AND CURATORIAL PROJECTS


2019 The Wolf and the Head on Fire (with Dawn Kasper), Portikus. Frankfurt

2018 Four Scores: From Zero to Nothing (performance with Dawn Kasper), David Lewis Gallery. New York

Annunciations (as curator), M LeBlanc. Chicago

Bio Perversity, (curated by John Knuth and Ben Lee Handler), Nicodim. Los Angeles


2017 Skip Tracer, M LeBlanc. Chicago

Float in a Dark Tank, Yautepec. Mexico City

Paper, Kavi Gupta. Chicago

Daydreamers, (curated by Elisa Rusca and Stephen Kent). Daydreamers.biz


2016 The Collapse of the Mind’s Ordering System Leads to some rather Wanton Developments (curated by Alexi Kukuljevic),
Tanya Leighton. Berlin

The Ardent V (curated by Daniel Horn and Julia Moritz), UP STATE. Zurich

Face To Face, Palazzo Fruscione Salerno. Salerno


2015 Picture the Cricket’s Legs Apart (as curator), Kavi Gupta. Chicago

Improper Nouns (as curator), Blackbridge Offspace. Beijing

Power Objects: The Future Has a Primitive Heart, Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts, Grand Rapids

Works on Paper, Hunted Projects. Tilburg

2014 The White Album (curated by Gladys Katherina-Hernando), Richard Telles. Los Angeles

The Unfinished Season (curated by Marc LeBlanc), Galerie Nagel Draxler. Cologne

Almost Something, Not Quite Nothing, Ambach and Rice. Los Angeles

The Politics of Surface, Berthold Pott. Cologne

The Go Between, Museo di Capodimonte. Naples


2013 Stable Mates (curated by Christopher Russell), Los Angeles City College. Los Angeles

Beyond the Object, Brand New Gallery. Milan

2012 Ellipsis et Cetera, Charim Galerie. Vienna

Paranoia Of Time (curated by John Knuth), Carter & Citizen. Los Angeles

The Chameleon's Eye (curated by Tomoya Matsuzaki), Centrum. Berlin

2011 Adult Contemporary: Family Romance (as curator w/ Marc LeBlanc), Kavi Gupta. Berlin

Style & Desire, Kavi Gupta Gallery. Berlin

Anteriors, Verein zur Förderung von Kunst und Kultur am Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz e.V. Berlin

2010 Adult Contemporary: Dirty Black Summer (as curator w/ Marc LeBlanc), Kavi Gupta. Berlin

Vivere Country (curated by Margherita Belaief), Grimmuseum. Berlin

The First Berlin Kreuzberg Biennial: Ayran and Yoga. Berlin

Haunted, JMOCA. Los Angeles

2009 James Krone and Jason Loebs, Kavi Gupta. Berlin

Ich Habe Stimmen Gehort, Galerie Im Regierungsviertel. Berlin

Rasta-Dental, JMOCA. Los Angeles

2008 Inevitable Continuum (with JMOCA), Locust Projects. Miami

2007 The Greatest Generation, Circus Gallery. Los Angeles

Capitalist Hippies (with JMOCA), Cirkulations Centralen. Malmo

Ungenius Alchemy (with John Knuth), Sixteen to One. Los Angeles

One Day We Will All Live By The Sea (with Bianca Regl), Galerie Goldener Engl. Tirol

Talented Young People, (with JMOCA), Co-Lab. Copenhagen

Made For Each Other (with JMOCA), Schalter. Berlin


2006 Many, Many Guys and Girls, All Real Beauties (curated by Julian Hoeber), Circus of Books. Los Angeles

Oktoberfest, JMOCA. Los Angeles

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY


2018 “Pictures at an Exhibition: Annunciations at M LeBlanc Chicago” Artnews

Dambrot, Shana Nys. “Bioverversity at Nicodim” Art and Cake


2017 “Float in a Dark Tank at Yautepec” Artviewer

2016 Eisenman, Stephen. “James Krone” Newcity

Foumberg, Jason. Chicago Magazine

2014 Hernando, Gladys-Katherina. “James Krone’s Catsuit for Men at Night Gallery” SFAQ International Arts and Culture

Martinez, Christina Catherine. “Beautiful and Sad and Classy” Artslant

Muller, Dominikus & Nedo, Kita. “Eau de Cologne” Frieze D/E

“James Krone: Catsuit for Men” The Null and Void Projects Blog

2013 “James Krone, Waterhome: We is Somebody Else” Mousse

Benway, Nova. “James Krone: Waterhome” Modern Painters

Mason, Shannon Beth. “Artissima 2013” Whitehot Magazine

Cox, Steven. “James Krone: Waterhome” (Interview), Hunted Projects

“James Krone e l‘aleatorieta della pittura” ATP Diary

De Chirico, Domenico. “James Krone” Dust Magazine

Dluzen, Robin. “James Krone” Visual Art Source

Bottani, Silvia. “Beyond the Object- Brand New Gallery, Milano” Cultframe

2012 Picard, Caroline. “A Performance of Accidental Intrusions: James Krone” Bad at Sports

Begusch, Bonnie. "An Interview with James Krone" Don't Panic

“Beyond the Object” Domus

2011 She Says, She Says. "Adult Contemporary : Family Romance" Berlin Art Link

2010 Wu, Cassie. “James Krone” Artforum.

Wenzel, Erik. "Pattern and Repetition" Artslant

Tuck, Geoff. “Notes on Looking” FOCA (Fellows of Contemporary Art)

Wharton, Annie. “James Krone Delivers with “Witches Leash” Home Los Angeles

Buhr, Elke. “Berlin Kreuzberg Biennale: Es Schlåft ein Lied” Monopol

Geisel, Sieglinde. “Von Kunstler zu Kunstler” Neue Zürcher Zeitung

Lutz, Michael. “Liebeserklarung an einen Bezirk” Berliner Zeitung

2009 Schiedlofsky, Susan. "James Krone and Jason Loebs bei Kavi Gupta" Tip Berlin

2008 Russell, Christopher, "James Krone- In Lieu of a Science of Memory“ ART US

Brooks, Amra. "Must See Art: The Greatest Generation" LA Weekly

Bechter, Eva-Maria. "James Krone and Bianca Regl" Vernissage Magazine