Stephen Prina

  • English for Foreigners: Three Wood Shavings

    2017
    Mediterranean Cypress, Aromatic Cedar, Ponderosa Pine, Mahogany, Birch veneer plywood, metal, fabric
    218,5 x 218,5 x 76,5 cm
    Installation view
    Museo d’Arte Contemporanea Donnaregina, Naple

  • English for Foreigners: Canischio Snapshot

    Smooth matte vinyl, HD projector
    Mahogany and Birch veneer plywood
    Photo: Gary Prina
    Video: Fortini/Cani, 1977, Danièle Huillet – Jean-Marie Straub, transfer from 16 mm
    2017
    474 x 474 x 4,3 cm
    Installation view
    Museo d’Arte Contemporanea Donnaregina, Naples

  • Exquisite Corpse: The Complete Paintings of Manet

    242 of 556
    Modèle du ‚Linge‘ (Académie) II
    (The Model from ‚Washing‘) II
    1875
    Was acquired by Shriver at Sotheby’s in London on 7 December 1966
    May 5, 2014
    2014
    2 panels:
    Left: Ink wash on rag, barrier paper
    Right: Offset lithography on paper
    Left: 71 x 57 cm
    Right: 66 x 83 cm

  • Exquisite Corpse: The Complete Paintings of Manet

    244 of 556
    Portrait d’Alice Lecouvé dans un Fauteuil
    (Portrait of Alice Lecouvé in an Armchair)
    1875?
    Jamot and Wildenstein date it 1879
    Bührle Collection, Zurich
    May 5, 2014
    2014
    2 panels:
    Left: Ink wash on rag, barrier paper
    Right: Offset lithography on paper
    Left: 26 x 28 cm
    Rigth: 66 x 83 cm

  • Blind No. 26, Fifteen-foot Ceiling or Lower

    – to Michael Asher
    [Iridescent Bronze (Fine)/Iridescent Bronze (Fine),
    Iridescent Bronze (Fine)/Iridescent Gold Deep (Fine),
    Iridescent Bright Gold (Fine)/Iridescent Gold (Fine)]
    2013
    Acrylic on linen and window blind mechanism
    Each 457,2 x 100 cm

  • Blind No. 9, Fifteen-foot Ceiling or Lower

    (Manganese Blue Hue/Alizarin Crimson Hue/
    Yellow Oxide/Yellow Ochre)
    2011
    Acrylic on linen, window-blind
    Each 457 x 103,8 cm

  • As He Remembered It, Bedroom Category

    Harris Bedroom, No. 1
    Harris Bedroom, No. 2
    Harris Bedroom, No. 3
    Hiler Bedroom, No. 4
    Hiler Bedroom, No. 5
    2011
    Acrylic enamel on PU coating on poplar plywood, linen and metal
    Installation view
    Secession Wien, Vienna

  • The Way He Always Wanted It II

    2008
    35mm, color/sound
    27 min 19 sec

  • The Second Sentence of Everything I Read Is You:

    Mourning Sex
    2005–2007
    Acrylic and acrylic enamel on linen, acrylic on plywood, acrylic enamel on wall, 9 Boston AcousticsTM Dsi265 Speakers,
    AlesisTM ADAT-HD24 XR digital hard disk recorder, 5 Samson® Servo 200 power amplifiers, Monster Cable TM,
    Furman PL Plus-/E II Power Conditioner, DuratranTM on EFRA Lichtwerbung, ETC Source 4 Jr.TM Spotlight, FLORTM carpet
    7 x 12,5 m
    Installation view
    Galerie Gisela Capitain, Cologne



Stephen Prina

Born 1954 in Galesburg, Illinois
Lives and works in Cambridge, Massachusetts and Los Angeles