Zoe Barcza

Zoe Barcza

Zoe Barcza (born 1984, Toronto, Ontario) lives and works in Stockholm, Sweden. Barcza graduated from Städelschule in Frankfurt am Main in 2013. She has mounted solo exhibitions at LOYAL in Stockholm, Ghebaly Gallery in Los Angeles, and Shoot the Lobster in New York. In Fall 2017 Barcza’s work was included in the exhibition ‘I Am Our Common Pronoun’ curated by Helga Christoffersen at Kunsthal Charlottenborg, as part of CHART Art Fair. Most recently Barcza was included in group exhibitions at Galerie Pact and Bonny Poon Gallery in Paris. Earlier group exhibitions include: Team Gallery, New York; 3236RLS London; Hole of the Fox, Antwerp; Cooper Cole, Toronto; Sandy Brown, Berlin; Seventeen, London; Carl Kostyal, Stockholm among others. Her recent exhibition Mother’s Milk at InExtenso in Clermont-Ferrand, France was part of the FOCUS section of the 14th Biennale of Lyon.

Solo Exhibitions

Property Sex, Bonny Poon, Paris, France

Mothers Milk, InExtenso, Clermont-Ferrand, France, part of the FOCUS section of the Résonance program of the 14th Biennale of Lyon

Dr Awkward, Ghebaly Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Texas Liquid Smoke, Loyal Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden

International Loner, Shoot The Lobster, New York, NY

A World of Pain(t), Vita Rosen, Gothenberg, Sweden

Seasonings in the Abyss, Flûte Douce, Frankfurt, Germany

Group Exhibitions

Tu es Métamorphose, Galerie Pact, Paris, France
Neuro Tribes: Zoe Barcza, Robin Fry, Olga Pedan, Loyal, Stockholm, Sweden
I am our Common Pronoun, curated by Helga Christoffersen, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark
Sweat Loaf Hallelujah, Organised by Jay Isaac, soon.tw, Montreal, Canada
“The Love Object”, curated by Tom Brewer, Team Gallery, New York, NY

Sour Grapes, Sorbus Gallery, Helsinki, Finland
Friends In Need, Carl Kostyál, Stockholm, Sweden
Le Bourgeois, 3236rls, London, England
I Am Not An Answer, Cooper Cole Gallery, Toronto, Canada

PLΛNΞS, curated by Anna Frost and Annika Kuhlmann, with LOYAL at Bas Fisher Invitational, Miami, FL
Jazz Endured, Sandy Brown, Berlin, Germany
NeverWinter: Borderlands, hosted by Andquestionmark at Dragon’s Lair, Stockholm, Sweden
Basic Instinct, Seventeen Gallery, London, England
Hotter Than July 24th, Cooper Cole Gallery, Toronto, Canada
Hotels, Loyal Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden

HARD / SOFT, MINT Gallery, Columbus, OH
Meet Your Maker, Isbrytaren, Stockholm, Swedeb
FIGHT, duo with Jennifer Chan, Center, Berlin, Germany

Cat-Woman, duo show with Olga Pedan, DRESS-MANN, Stockholm, Sweden
Driving Fast Nowhere, Polansky Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic
Say My Name, Say My Name, Absolventen der Städelschule, MMK Zollamt, Frankfurt, Germany
YOGA Center @ Antagon, Titanik-Gallery, Turku, Finland
Donaufestival, Kunsthalle Krems, Krems, Austria
All Day Breakfast, The Room, Berlin, Germany
SenOren #6, Temporara Konsthallen, Stockholm, Sweden
Judge Jurassic and Executioner, Konstnärshuset, Stockholm, Sweden

It Starts with a Melody Then Come the Cockroaches, Hey it’s Enrico Palazzo, Gothenberg, Sweden
It Starts with a Melody Then Come the Cockroaches, WIP Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden
Nobody Knows You’re a Dog, Kalmar Konstmuseum, Kalmar, Sweden

In The Devil’s Face, The Office, Frankfurt, Germany
Candles in the Mind-Game, Beige Cube, Frankfurt, DE Rundgang, HfBK Städelschule, Frankfurt, Germany

Too Fat Too Fit, NKV Nassauischer Kunstverein Wiesbaden, Germany

The Crystal Cave, Khyber ICA, Halifax, Canada
Double Double Land Land, Gallery TPW, Toronto, Canada

GBA, Art Metropole, Toronto, Canada

Paper Bombs, Jack Hanley Gallery, Los Angeles, CA


Official Office, STORE Contemporary, Dresden and Recess, New York, NY

Guided By Voices, Film i Samtidskonsten, Stockholm, Sweden

Copenhagen International Documentary Film Festival, Copenhagen, Denmark

Rea, Naomi, 7 Standout Artists to Discover at Miart 2018, ArtNet News, 2018
Art - Galleries Downtown “The Love Object” , The New Yorker , 2017
Creahan, Daniel, New York “The Love Object”, Art Observed, 2017.
Chapin, Sasha , Zoe Barcza - Texas Liquid Smoke Loyal, AuJourd’hui , 2016
Zoe Barcza at Loyal , Art Viewer, 2016
Giddins, Tom, 10 Must-See Exhibitions Worldwide This Month, HighSnobiety, 2016
Zoe barcza interview on C-Print Journal, 2016
Vernetii, Santi, Review: Zoe Barcza: Dr Awkward, SFAQ, 2016 Lescaze, Zoe, Critics Picks Zoe Barcza at Shoot The Lobster, ArtForum, 2015