Jules de Balincourt was born in Paris in 1972, and now lives and works in Brooklyn. He received his BFA from California College of Arts and Craft in 1998 and his MFA from Hunter College in 2005. He has exhibited at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; MoMA PS1, New York; Brooklyn Museum, New York; The Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg; MASS MoCA, Massachusetts; MACRO Museum of Contemporary Art, Rome; White Columns Gallery, New York; Shanghai Museum, China; Palais de Tokyo, Paris; Guggenheim Bilbao Museum, Spain; Thaddaeus Ropac Gallery, Paris; Zach Feuer Gallery, New York; and The Hole Gallery, New York.
From 2006–2009, de Balincourt founded and operated the alternative art space Starr Space in Bushwick, Brooklyn. Starr Space operated for three years and was used for diverse community programming, including art events, yoga, weekly farmers market, rock shows, church parties and fundraisers, with several performances from noteworthy artists, including Ryan Trecartin, Terence Koh, Rita Ackermann, Mirror Mirror, the Slits, Lucky Dragons and Harmony Korine.
His work will be the subject of a retrospective at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts in 2013. De Balincourt is represented by Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris; Victoria Miro, London; and Salon 94 in New York.
September 26, 2013 - 8:30pm
Room 116, Art Building West
Arts - Other
Niebuhr, Annette L
+1 319 335 1376