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Dan Bejar of Destroyer, Daniel Bejar Art, The Googlegänger
news:
10/12/13

Upcoming exhibition:
5x5 Castelló 13 International Contemporary Art Prize,
ESPAI D'art Contemporani de Castelló, Spain


Exhibition opens October 25th, 2013 - January 12th, 2014.



5/6/13

I will be an Associate Artist in residence at the
Atlantic Center for the Arts
working with Master Artist Coco Fusco for three weeks this May.


4/21/13

Upcoming exhibition:
"Empire" at FiveMyles, Brooklyn, NY.

May 5 - June 9, 2013
. Curated by Natika Soward.
Opening reception, Sunday, May 5, 5:30 - 8PM.



1/13/13

Upcoming exhibition:
"Shadow Puppets: Traces of New Documentary
Practices"
at Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA. Curated by Jill Frank and
Stephanie Dowda.

Opens January 14th - February 7th, 2013

Closing recption February, 7th 7-9 pm.


9/2/12

Upcoming exhibition: I'll be showing a new project "Rec-elections" which is
currently in progress in the group exhibition
"Public Trust" at Flux Factory,
curated by Christina Vassallo and Douglas Paulson.

Opening reception, Friday, September, 7th 6-9 PM.


7/31/12

Upcoming exhibition: Ephemera from my project
"Neither Here Nor There" will be included in the exhibition "...Is This Free?" curated by Marco Antonini at NURTUREart Gallery. Stop by and grab a free postcard!

Opening reception Friday, August 3rd, 7-9 PM


5/24/12

Upcoming exhibition: I'll be exhbiting with NURTUREart at Bushwick Basel 2012
which opens on June 2nd - 3rd. The art fair will coincide with Bushwick Open
Studios.


There will be an opening reception on Saturday, June, 2nd from 7pm - 9pm.


3/1/12

Online group exhibition "March 2012" opens today at SITE Santa Fe. My project
"
Daniel Bejar/Destroyer (The Googlegänger)" will be featured on SITE Santa
Fe's
home page
on Saturday, March, 3rd. Check back each day in March for a
new project by a different artist.



2/6/12

Upcoming exhibition: "Systemic Risk" at NURTUREart, Brooklyn, NY. Curated by
Jonathan Durham.
Opening Reception: Friday, February 17th, 2012 7-9 PM.



12/18/11

I have donated a piece from the
"Daniel Bejar/Destroyer (The Googlegänger)" project to Flux Factory's "Not-So-Silent-Art Auction 2011". There are over 100 amazing artists participating. All the work up for auction can be seen here:

http://www.fluxfactory.org/artauction2011/


11/5/11

I'll be participating in the group exhibition
"Parts And Labor" at Abrons Art Center,
New York, NY, curated by Adrian Geraldo Saldaña. The exhibition will run from
November 4-December 23, 2011.


10/15/11

I'm currently an Artist-in-Residence in the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council's
2011-2012 Workspace program.

LMCC Workspace 2011-2012


8/31/11

El Museo Del Barrio has released a short video of my project "Get Lost"
which is included in
The (S) Files Bienal 2011. Have a look, and check out
the additional videos showcasing fellow amazing (S) Filer's.

Link: http://www.vimeo.com/27827998


6/3/11

Upcoming exhibition: El Museo's Bienal: The (S) Files 2011, El Museo Del Barrio,
New York, NY. Curated by Elvis Fuentes, Rocio Aranda-Alvarado, Trinidad
Fombella & Guest
Curator Juanita Bermudez

Opening to the public June 14th, 2011, 6 - 9PM

5/12/11

My video "Trace" is included in a group screening "Full Screen", which is part of
the Big Screen Project. There are two more screenings on May 23, 6pm, and May
24, 12pm-2pm (double screening).

The Big Screen Project is located at the Eventi Hotel public plaza off West 29th
Street, just west of Sixth Avenue in New York City.


3/28/11

Upcoming exhibition: "Sorta-Rican" at Taller Boricua, New York, NY
Opening April 8th, 2011 6-9PM. Excited to be showing a few new projects I've been
working on!


3/15/11

"Two Bejars" by Kelefa Sanneh, in the March 21st, 2011 issue of The New Yorker
Magazine.



2/1/11

Upcoming exhibition:
"Loss Generation",
Seton Gallery, University of New
Haven,CT, curated by Christina Vassallo.
February 22 - March 25, 2011.


11/9/10

I've started a blog for my "Daniel Bejar/Destroyer (The Googlegänger)" project which
can be seen here: http://thegoogleganger.com.
It will have some intercepted emails and re-staged images, have a look!


9/4/10

I will be exhibiting the scuplture "Stretchin' A Dollar" in a group exhibition "Harvest
Moon"
at Peripher Gallery in Zürich. Opening is September 9th, 7-10 PM. If you
happen to be in Zürich, check it out.


5/24/10

Off to Halifax, N.S. to work on "Déjà Visité (Halifax, N.S.)" for the group exhibition
"Past Place" at the Anna Leonowens Gallery, NSCAD University. Eh?