Stephen Prina


Biography

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Exhibitions


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
Concerto for Modern, Movie, and Pop Music for Ten Instruments and Voice
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
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 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
    10 / 10
    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