Adrienne Adar lives and works in Los Angeles, CA

Solo Exhibitions

 2016   Sonic Forma: Sound Art, Video, Collective Arts Incubator, Los Angeles, CA
              Listening Trees of Taos and Plant Sound Listening Stations, The Paseo Arts Festival, Taos, NM 
              Sonic Succulents, Google, Mountain View & San Francisco, CA

2015   Sonic Succulents, Second Home, London, UK

2014   Optical Illusion Ping Pong, Machine Project, Los Angeles, CA
             Sonic Succulents, Art Los Angeles Contemporary 2014, Los Angeles, CA

2008  Two Worlds Apart: A Ghost of Jewish Life in Urban China, Hillel at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

2006  Into the Light, Barney Building Photo Hall Gallery, New York University, New York, NY

Selected Group Exhibitions

2018   War of Nerves: Psychological Landscapes of the Cold War, Wende Museum, Culver City, CA (Collaborative artwork with Semra Sevrin)

              INCOGNITO, Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA

              Passengers of a Kaleidoscopic Journey, Ehemalige Tabakfabrik, Berlin, Germany

              TIDAL: A Public Art Build, (collaborative project with Cara Levine), Santa Monica Beach, CA

               Found, Outpost Projects, Joshua Tree, CA

2017    Elemental Exigency, Small Green Door, Commerce, CA

              Panacea Project, Werkartz, Los Angeles

2016   Siren, Five Car Garage, Santa Monica, CA

2015   Wildflower Sound Cannon: Panspermia, High Desert Test Sites HQ, Joshua Tree, CA (Collaborative project with Bob Dornberger)
              Indigo Mind: Celebrating the Work of Neurologist Dr. Oliver Sacks, StoreFrontLab, San Francisco, CA
              Physico/Electro: An Exhibition of DIY Art and Technology, Art Association of Jackson Hole, Wyoming
              High Desert Test Sites Gem and Mineral Expo, Riverside Studios, Los Angeles, CA
              Incognito 2015, Santa Monica Museum of Art, CA
              Beyond Boundaries, TEDA Contemporary Art Museum, Tianjin, China (catalogue)

2014   Unnamed Landscapes, Association of Women in Architecture Foundation, Helms Bakery, Venice, CA
             Sonic Succulents, Venice House and Garden Tour, 800 Main St., Venice, CA
             Re-Think Environment, RECAPS Magazine, Human Resources LA, Los Angeles, CA
             Out of Sight, Out of Mind, Machine Project, Los Angeles,CA
             Season of Spring, Flower Pepper Gallery, Pasadena,CA

2013   Solo Exhibition, Fall Featured Artist, The Eli and EdytheBroad Stage, Santa Monica College Performing Arts Center,CA
             Exchange, Amanda Harris Gallery of Contemporary Art, Las Vegas,NV
             From the Desert, Hudson/Linc Gallery, Design Lab at Pacific Design Center, Los Angeles, CA

2012   Made In Venice, The GALLERY at 74 Market St, Venice, CA
             A Shifted Memory, The Co-Op Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
             Mindshare 50, Los Angeles, CA
             S.M.A.R.T. Gallery, Lightning in a Bottle Festival, Silverado, CA

2011   Malaysian New Media Festival, Museum of New Media, KualaLumpur, Malaysia
            The Pingyao International Photography Festival, Pingyao, China

2010   Basel Castle, Overthrow Art Carnival, Art Basel Miami Beach,Miami, FL

2009   Gen Art: Vanguard, Aqua Art Fair, Art Basel Miami Beach, Miami, FL

2006   NYU/ICP 20 Years In, International Center Of Photography, Education Gallery, New York, NY
              Pingyao International Photography Festival, Pingyao, China
              Photography and New Media Thesis Exhibition, 80WSE Gallery, New York University, New York, NY

2005  Seven Artists in China/Again, New York University China House, New York, NY
             Seven Artists in Beijing, 798 Avant Gallery, New York, NY
             Wellrounded, Spring Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
             A Little Light in Beijing, Lumiere Gallery, Beijing, China
             Six Pack, Beijing Film Academy, Beijing, China
             Storefront/Forefront, 940 Lafayette Street, New York, NY
             Salon Nights, Fischerspooner Studio, Brooklyn, NY

2004   Noise in the Blue Channel, The Commons, Barney Building, New York University, New York, NY
              Krappy Kamera Competition, Soho Photo Gallery, New York, NY
              Girlography, Axel Raben Gallery, New York, NY

MFA in Photography and New Media, New York University/International Center of Photography, New York, NY
BA in International History and Literature, minor in Art History, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA
Slade School of Art, London, UK

Adrienne Adar: Sonic Succulent Sound Sculptures, High Desert Test Sites HQ, Sky Village Swap Meet, Joshua Tree/Yucca Valley, CA
What is Sound, A Workshop for Everyone, Institute of Contemporary Art Los Angeles

Awards/Residencies/Teaching/Curatorial Experience

2018  National Endowment for the Arts, Sonic Succulents by Adrienne Adar at Brooklyn Botanical Garden

           Brooklyn Arts Council, Sonic Succulents by Adrienne Adar at Brooklyn Botanical Garden

           Co-Host, New Volume Radio Show, Dublab

2017  Co-Host, Art and the City Radio, Dublab

2016 Artist Residency & Cultural Program Producer, Collective Arts Incubator, LA, CA
           Guest Speaker, EXPO Teen Leadership Program, EXPO Center, LA, CA
           Google Installation Commission, Google Headquarters, San Francisco, CA

2015 Inaugural Artist Residency, Second Home, London, UK
          High Desert Test Sites Artist Project Award (supported in part by a grant from The James Irvine Foundation-Arts Regranting Program/                    Inland Empire at The Community Foundation), Joshua Tree, CA

2014-15 Visiting Artist/Lecturer, 37 Art Studio, Sung Hee Seung, Art Institute, Seoul, Korea

2012 Curator, Made In Venice: Larry Bell, Ed Moses, Edith Baumann, Andy Moses, Ollie Bell, Cesario “Block” Montano, Adrienne Adar, Isabelle Alford-Lago, Lisa Bartleson, The Gallery at 74 Market St, Venice, CA

2011-13 Studio Manager, Larry Bell Studio, Venice, CA

2011 Guest Lecturer, Pingyao Photography Festival, Pingyao, China

2010-11 Ralph M. Parsons Curatorial Fellowship, Wallis Annenberg Photography Department, Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), CA

2009 Visiting Artist/Lecturer, Hongik University, Seoul, Korea

2008 Visiting Artist/Lecturer, Hongik University, Seoul, Korea

2005 Visiting Artist/Lecturer, Beijing Film Academy, Beijing, China