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Ernesto Klar, Invisible Disparities, 2015

Ernesto Klar is a Venezuelan artist living between Caracas and New York City. His works have been included in recent exhibitions at Postmasters Gallery in New York City, US; Zentrum für Internationale Lichtkunst in Unna, Germany; La Gaite Lyrique in Paris, France; Museo de Arte Contemporaneo in Santiago, Chile; FILE Festival in Sao Paulo, Brazil; Sala Mendoza in Caracas, Venezuela; and Microwave Festival in Hong Kong. His awards include the Artist Fellowship in Electronic Arts from the New York Foundation for the Arts, and the Individual Artist Grant from the New York State Council on the Arts, among others. Recent participation at art residencies include FAAP in São Paulo, Brazil; WAA in Mumbai, India; Maumau in Istanbul, Turkey; and HKAC in Hong Kong. Klar holds an MFA from Parsons The New School for Design, and a BMD from Berklee College of Music. He is a faculty member at Parsons School of Design and The New School for Film and Media Studies in New York City.

Selected Exhibitions

Invisible Disparities, Postmasters Gallery, New York City, NY, US, 2015 (solo show)
Construcciones identitarias: cuerpo, memoria y lugar, XVII Edición Salón Banesco Jóvenes con Fia, Caracas, Venezuela, 2014
XII Edición Premio Eugenio Mendoza, Sala Mendoza, Caracas, Venezuela, 2013
Licht Linien – (un)wirklich, Zentrum für Internationale Lichtkunst, Unna, Germany, 2012-2013
Microwave Festival, Hong Kong City Hall, Hong Kong, HK, 2012
Bienal de Video y Artes Mediales, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo, Santiago, Chile, 2012
Play Station, Postmasters Gallery, New York City, NY, US, 2011
Afecciones Colaterales, Transitio_MX Festival, Centro Nacional de las Artes, Mexico City, Mexico, 2011
Video_Dumbo, Dumbo Arts Festival, Brooklyn, NY, US, 2011
The Creators Project, La Gaite Lyrique, Paris, France, 2011
Exposition d’art numérique, Artrock Festival, Musée de Saint-Brieuc, Saint-Brieuc, France, 2011
FILE POA, FILE Festival, Santander Cultural, Porto Alegre, Brazil, 2011
Ernesto Klar: Luzes relacionais, 3LD Art and Technology Center, New York City, NY, US, 2010 (solo show)
Smart Mistakes, Share Festival, Museo Regionale di Scienze Naturali, Turin, Italy, 2010
FILE Prix Lux, FILE Festival, SESI Gallery, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2010
Autonomías del desacuerdo, Transitio_MX Festival, Centro Nacional de las Artes, Mexico City, Mexico, 2009
Market Forces, Share Festival, Museo Regionale di Scienze Naturali, Turin, Italy, 2009
Re:Act, Centrum  Kunstlicht in de Kunst, Eindhoven, Netherlands, 2008-2009
From Point to Departure, Issue Project Room, Brooklyn, NY, US, 2008
Se Liga, FILE Festival, OI Futuro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2008
Se Liga, FILE Festival, Santander Cultural, Porto Alegre, Brazil, 2008
Geomatrix, FILE Festival, SESI Gallery, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2007
Parsons Faculty Exhibition, Chelsea Art Museum, New York City, NY, US, 2007
Random Access Poetics, Vertexlist Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, US, 2007
BAP Lab, 3rd Ward, Brooklyn, NY, US, 2006
Circuit #2, Eyebeam, New York City, NY, US, 2006
IESNY Light Art Competiton, Center For Architecture, New York City, NY, US, 2006
Zeppelin 2004 / Del acuerdo y el conflicto, CCCB, Barcelona, Spain, 2004

Selected Performances

The Stone (with Leesa & Nicole Abahuni), New York City, NY, US, 2009
Issue Project Room, Brooklyn, NY, US, 2008
Roulette (with Greg Kelley & Janine Higgins), New York City, NY, US, 2003
Institute of Contemporary Art (with Mariángela López), Boston, MA, US, 2002

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