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'''Andrea Fraser''' (1965, Billings, Montana) is an artist and Professor in the Department of Art at the University of California, Los Angeles.
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'''Andrea Fraser''' (1965, Billings, Montana) is an artist and Professor in the Department of Art at the University of California, Los Angeles. Her work has been identified with performance, video, project-based art, context art, and institutional critique.
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She studied at the School of Visual Arts, New York (1982–84), Whitney Museum of American Art Independent Study Program, New York (1984–85), and New York University, New York (1985–86).
 
She studied at the School of Visual Arts, New York (1982–84), Whitney Museum of American Art Independent Study Program, New York (1984–85), and New York University, New York (1985–86).
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Fraser was a founding member of the feminist performance group, The V-Girls (1986–96); the project-based artist initiative Parasite (1997–98); and the cooperative art gallery Orchard (2005–present).  
 
Fraser was a founding member of the feminist performance group, The V-Girls (1986–96); the project-based artist initiative Parasite (1997–98); and the cooperative art gallery Orchard (2005–present).  
  
Fraser’s work is exhibited in both the United States and internationally. She has had numerous solo exhibitions, including a mid-career retrospective, ''Andrea Fraser, Works: 1984 to 2003'', organized by the Kunstverein, Hamburg, in 2003, and a survey of her video work presented by the Belkin Art Gallery, University of British Columbia, in 2002. Fraser’s work is in public collections worldwide, including the Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris; Museu d’Art Contemporani, Barcelona; Museum of Modern Art, New York; National Gallery, Berlin; and Tate Modern, London. She lives in Los Angeles.
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Surveys of her work have been presented by the [http://belkin.ubc.ca/past/AndreaFraser Belkin Art Gallery], University of British Columbia; the [http://www.kunstverein.de/ausstellungen/archiv/2000-2009/2003/20030913-andreafraser.php Kunstverein Hamburg]; the [http://www.kemperartmuseum.wustl.edu/exhibitions/2350 Kemper Art Museum], Washington University; the [http://www.dehallen.nl/en/exhibitions/andrea-fraser-english/ Franz Hals Museum] in Haarlem; and the Carpenter Center, Harvard University. Major retrospectives of her work have been organized by the [http://www.museum-ludwig.de/en/exhibitions/archive/2013/andrea-fraser.html Museum Ludwig Cologne] (2013); the [http://www.museumdermoderne.at/en/exhibitions/current/details/mdm/andrea-fraser/ Museum der Moderne Kunst Salzburg] (2015); the [http://www.macba.cat/en/exhibition-andrea-fraser/1/exhibitions/expo Museum of Contemporary Art Barcelona] and the [http://muac.unam.mx/expo-detalle-117-andrea-fraser.-l%E2%80%991-c%E2%80%99est-moi- MUAC UNAM Mexico City] (both 2016).
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She lives in Los Angeles.
  
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==Films==
 
* [http://www.ubu.com/film/fraser.html Films on Ubuweb]
 
* [http://www.ubu.com/film/fraser.html Films on Ubuweb]
  
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==Writings, Catalogues==
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* ''Andrea Fraser: Works 1984-2003'', Dumont, 2003.
 
* [[Media:Fraser Andrea 2005 From the Critique of Institutions to an Institution of Critique.pdf|"From the Critique of Institutions to an Institution of Critique"]], ''Artforum'' 44:1, New York, Sep 2005, pp 278-285.
 
* [[Media:Fraser Andrea 2005 From the Critique of Institutions to an Institution of Critique.pdf|"From the Critique of Institutions to an Institution of Critique"]], ''Artforum'' 44:1, New York, Sep 2005, pp 278-285.
 
* ''Museum Highlights: The Writings of Andrea Fraser'', MIT Press, 2005, 332 pp. [https://mitpress.mit.edu/books/museum-highlights]
 
* ''Museum Highlights: The Writings of Andrea Fraser'', MIT Press, 2005, 332 pp. [https://mitpress.mit.edu/books/museum-highlights]
 
* ''[[Media:Fraser Andrea What Do I as an Artist Provide 2007.pdf|What Do I as an Artist, Provide?]]'', Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, 2007, 23 pp.
 
* ''[[Media:Fraser Andrea What Do I as an Artist Provide 2007.pdf|What Do I as an Artist, Provide?]]'', Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, 2007, 23 pp.
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* "Speaking of the Social World...", ''Texte zur Kunst'' 81, Berlin, Mar 2011, pp 153-158.
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* "‘I am going to tell you what I am not; pay attention, this is exactly what I am,’", in ''Museum 21: Institution, Idea, Practice'', ed. Sophie Byrne, Dublin: Irish Museum of Modern Art, 2011, pp 82-103.
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* [https://monoskop.org/log/?p=3824 "L’1% C’est Moi"], ''Texte zur Kunst'' 83, Berlin, Sep 2011, pp 114-127.
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** [https://monoskop.org/log/?p=3824 "L’1% C’est Moi"], c2016. {{es}}
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* [[Media:Fraser_Andrea_2012_Theres_No_Place_Like_Home.pdf|"There's No Place Like Home"]], 2012.
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** [[Media:Fraser Andrea 2012 2016 Como en casa en ninguna parte.pdf|"Como en casa en ninguna parte"]], 2016. {{es}}
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* ''Texts, Scripts, Transcripts'', Museum Ludwig, 2013.
 
* [http://aaaaarg.fail/maker/53106b58334fe072692015d6 Writings on Aaaaarg]
 
* [http://aaaaarg.fail/maker/53106b58334fe072692015d6 Writings on Aaaaarg]
  
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==Interviews==
 
* [http://s3.amazonaws.com/contemporaryartgroup/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/Andrea-Fraser_Catalogue_Interview.pdf "Andrea Fraser in Conversation with Sabine Breitwieser"], 2015.
 
* [http://s3.amazonaws.com/contemporaryartgroup/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/Andrea-Fraser_Catalogue_Interview.pdf "Andrea Fraser in Conversation with Sabine Breitwieser"], 2015.
 
* [http://vimeo.com/156752738 Artforum video interview], 2016.
 
* [http://vimeo.com/156752738 Artforum video interview], 2016.
  
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==Links==
 
* [http://www.art.ucla.edu/faculty/fraser.html Profile at UCLA]
 
* [http://www.art.ucla.edu/faculty/fraser.html Profile at UCLA]
 
* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrea_Fraser Fraser on Wikipedia]
 
* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrea_Fraser Fraser on Wikipedia]
  
 
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Revision as of 23:33, 18 December 2016

Andrea Fraser (1965, Billings, Montana) is an artist and Professor in the Department of Art at the University of California, Los Angeles. Her work has been identified with performance, video, project-based art, context art, and institutional critique.

She studied at the School of Visual Arts, New York (1982–84), Whitney Museum of American Art Independent Study Program, New York (1984–85), and New York University, New York (1985–86).

Fraser was a founding member of the feminist performance group, The V-Girls (1986–96); the project-based artist initiative Parasite (1997–98); and the cooperative art gallery Orchard (2005–present).

Surveys of her work have been presented by the Belkin Art Gallery, University of British Columbia; the Kunstverein Hamburg; the Kemper Art Museum, Washington University; the Franz Hals Museum in Haarlem; and the Carpenter Center, Harvard University. Major retrospectives of her work have been organized by the Museum Ludwig Cologne (2013); the Museum der Moderne Kunst Salzburg (2015); the Museum of Contemporary Art Barcelona and the MUAC UNAM Mexico City (both 2016).

She lives in Los Angeles.

Films

Writings, Catalogues

Interviews

Links