Selected Group Exhibitions


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



Elemental Exigency, Small Green Door, Commerce, CA

Panacea Project, Werkartz, Los Angeles



Siren, Five Car Garage, Santa Monica, CA



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)



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



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



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



Malaysian New Media Festival, Museum of New Media, KualaLumpur, Malaysia

The Pingyao International Photography Festival, Pingyao, China



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



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



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



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



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


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



Co-Host, Art and the City Radio, Dublab



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



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



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



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



Studio Manager, Larry Bell Studio, Venice, CA



Guest Lecturer, Pingyao Photography Festival, Pingyao, China



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



Visiting Artist/Lecturer, Hongik University, Seoul, Korea



Visiting Artist/Lecturer, Hongik University, Seoul, Korea



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