Stephen Prina


Biography

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Exhibitions


Wade Guyton
Stephen Prina

June 24 - August 5, 2016
Stephen Prina
galesburg, illinois+
May 6 - June 18, 2016
Wade Guyton & Stephen Prina
April 2 - May 2, 2015
Wade Guyton Stephen Prina
February 15, 2013
The Feverish Library
Organized in cooperation with Matthew Higgs
September 6 - October 20, 2012
Stephen Prina
Painting
February 18 - April 28, 2012
Wade Guyton and Stephen Prina
March 10, 2012
Stephen Prina and Wade Guyton
March 31, 2011
The Space Between Reference and Regret
September 9 - October 23, 2010
Stephen Prina
The Way He Always Wanted It
March 28 - May 2, 2009
Stephen Prina
The Second Sentence of Everything I Read Is You
November 9 - December 23, 2006
Present Perfect
Group Show
January 21 - February 12, 2005
Stephen Prina
Homo Faber and Exquisite Corpse
April 3 - May 1, 2004
Stephen Prina
Galerie Max Hetzler, 1991 (Ten Years After)
February 23 - March 31, 2001
Stephen Prina
Push Comes To Love
January 15 - February 20, 1999



Selected Press


Artforum
Design Beyond Reach  – Summer 2013   (PDF 1.7 MB)

Art in America Interview
by Steel Stillman  – May 2013   (PDF 0.9 MB)

Secession
Interview / Stephen Prina  – May 2011   (PDF 155 K)

Frieze
Point Counter Point  – May 2009   (PDF 2.3 MB)

Spike
Innocence and Dirty Hands  – Spring 2009   (PDF 1 MB)

Art Papers
Stephen Prina: Mutating Modernism  – September/October 2008   (PDF 0.9 MB)

Frieze
Events, Stephen Prina, The Second Sentence of Everything I Read Is You, Park Avenue Armory, New York, USA  – May 2008   (PDF 1 MB)

Whitney Biennial Exhibition Catalogue
Stephen Prina by Todd Alden  – 2008   (PDF 365 K)



Related Materials


Stephen Prina
As He Remembered It
Stephen Prina
We Represent Ourselves to the World
Stephen Prina
The Second Sentence of Everything I Read Is You
Stephen Prina
Monochrome Painting
Stephen Prina
Concerto for Modern, Movie, and Pop Music for Ten Instruments and Voice
Stephen Prina
galesburg, illinois+
Stephen Prina
Exquisite Corpses: The Complete paintings of Manet 57 through 66 of 556
Stephen Prina
Limited Edition Print for The Kitchen
Stephen Prina
"It was the best he could do at the moment."




  • Stephen Prina Haberdashery
    1 / 10
    Haberdashery
    2002
    2 sets of silver cufflinks, satin and velvet box, 2 pedestals
    Each: 3.35 x 3.94 x 1.18 inches, Ed. of 7
  • Stephen Prina Sonic Dan
    2 / 10
    Sonic Dan
    Stephen Prina
  • Stephen Prina Galerie Max Hetzler, 1991 (Ten Years After)
    3 / 10
    Galerie Max Hetzler, 1991 (Ten Years After)
    2001
    Toned, gelatin silver print, stained mahogany, rag board
    Screenprint on acrylic, Ed. of 3
  • Stephen Prina To the People of Frankfurt am Main: Former Site of Reconstructed Schoenberg Study, Arnold Schoenburg Institute, Room 201, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Reconstructed at Arnold Schönburg Centre, Vienna
    4 / 10
    To the People of Frankfurt am Main: Former Site of Reconstructed Schoenberg Study, Arnold Schoenburg Institute, Room 201, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Reconstructed at Arnold Schönburg Centre, Vienna
    2000
    Drywall, wood, vinyl, plexiglass, fluorescent lights
  • Stephen Prina Vinyl II Film
    5 / 10
    Vinyl II
    2000
    16 mm film, color/sound
    21 minutes, 30 second, Ed. of 7
  • Stephen Prina Push Comes to Love: Yellow Photograph
    6 / 10
    Push Comes to Love: Yellow
    1999
    Photo screenprint with acrylic and acrylic enamel on canvas
    47 5/8 x 59 3/8 inches
  • Stephen Prina What's wrong? Open the door! What's wrong? Open the door!...I was scared.
    7 / 10
    What's wrong? Open the door! What's wrong? Open the door!...I was scared. What happened?... You can't lie underwater like on a bed and then just wait. You can't lie under water like on a bed and then just wait. ... It's impossible. ...Wait for what?... Idiot! Do you know the mess you can get me into? (Clear/Ramin)
    1996
  • Stephen Prina Mailing List
    8 / 10
    Mailing List
    1991
    2 boxes of offset lithography on card stock and envelopes, birch veneer plywood
    60.5 x 31.25 x 12.5 inches, Mailing list boxes: 12.5 x 12 x 15.25 inches
  • Stephen Prina A Structural Analysis and Reconstruction of MS7098 as Determined by the Difference Between the Measurements of Duration and Displacement
    9 / 10
    A Structural Analysis and Reconstruction of MS7098 as Determined by the Difference Between the Measurements of Duration and Displacement
    1990
    12 inch Phonograph record with insert poster, 1980; Available at the Music Box, $8.99; Design program, 1984 (poster, merchandising display, and publicity photograph)
  • Stephen Prina Exquisite Corpse:  The Complete Paintings of Manet 121 of 556, Le Fifre (The Fifer), 1866 Jeu de Faume, Louvre, Paris, September 11, 1990
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    Exquisite Corpse: The Complete Paintings of Manet
    121 of 556, Le Fifre (The Fifer), 1866
    Jeu de Faume, Louvre, Paris, September 11, 1990

    1990
    Left panel: ink wash on rag barrier paper, Right panel: offset lithograph on paper