David Hanes

b, 1987

Living and working in Berlin, Germany





2013 OCAD University, Toronto

2011 Kansas City Art Institute 


Selected Solo:

2023 Gardens of Fate” Emerge Project Space, Pescara, IT, curator: Benedetta Monti

2022 Still Alive” Mott Projects, Catskill, NY, curator: Erik Sommer

2020 Drawing/Drawings” Birch Contemporary, Toronto

Powerless” Spazio ORR: Camera Project, Brescia, IT

2018 The Tomorrow That Never Was”, Open Forum, Berlin, Germany

Lossless”, Pylon Lab, Dresden, Germany

2017 Sophia”, Ultrastudio, Pescara, Italy

Selected Joint Exhibitions: 

2022 Fate & Fortune” White Noise Gallery, Rome, IT (Richie Culver)

2021 No one nothing”, Francis Berlin (Richie Culver)

2017 David Hanes, Marius Glauer”, Heit, Berlin (with Marius Glauer), curator: Clara Brender 

2016 Record Material”, Passatge Studios, Barcelona (with Nuria Fuster), curator: Àngels Miralda


Selected Group Exhibitions:


2023 “Post Print Media”, Il Bisonte Gallery, Florence, IT, curator: Silvia Belloti (forthcoming)

"And the night flowers open", Andrea Festa Fine Art, Rome, IT

2021 open-ended photography”, Robert Morat Galerie, Berlin, curator: Tobias Kappel

2020 Politics of Friendship”, Meinblau, Berlin, curator: Michael Schultze

2019 How to fix a broken line”, Kunstraum Kreuzberg|Bethanien, curator: Bram Braam

ENTKUNSTUNG”, Austrian Cultural Forum Berlin, curator: Maximilian Mauracher

2018 Matter of Horror”, 6. Moscow International Biennale for Young Art, Moscow, curator: Olga Deryungina, Nikita Vasilenko

2016 TenderPixels.CorruptedFiles”, Birch Contemporary, Toronto, curator: Rebecca Travis

Accumulate Content”, Chalton Gallery Online, London & The Internet

In a Good Shape”, Schwarzwaldallee, Basel, curator: Sébastien Peter

2013 "More Than Two (Let It Make Itself)", Power Plant, Toronto, curator: Micah Lexier 


Festivals / Fairs

2023 Enter Art Fair”, w/ Annika Nuttal Gallery

2022 Luxembourg Art Week”, w/ Valerius Gallery

Art Rotterdam”, w/ White Noise Gallery

2018 6. Moscow International Biennale for Young Art”, Moscow, Russia

2016 Art-Athina”, Faliro Pavilion, Athens, Greece, curator: Scott McGovern 



2023 Farmlands Residency, Luxembourg

Villa Lena Foundation, Italy

Emerge Project Space, Italy

LungA School, Iceland

2022 Farmlands Residency, Luxembourg

SUL Foundation, Canada

2019 Penthouse Artist Residency, Brussels

2015 Demeure, RBX, Roubaix, France

2013 Entropy Acres, Ontario

Awards / Grants:

2023 Embassy of Canada in Rome

2022 SUL Foundation Scholarship

2015 Toronto Arts Council

2013 William F. White Prize


SelectedPress (*publication):

2023  DAZED (feature), Spring

O FLUXO [May 31, 2023], Spring

Juliet Art Magazine (Interview), Spring* (Podcast [feat]), Spring (IMAGE), Spring (Reviews), Spring

2022 (In the studio), Winter (DONT MISS), Fall (articles), Summer (events and reports), Spring (INSIDEART), Spring (Exhibitions), Spring 

2021 SAND Literature & Art (SAND 22), Winter *

2020 (Peoples/Stories/Artists), Fall (featured), Summer (Exhibitions), Spring (Art,Mixed-Media), Spring

2019 (Exhibitions), Winter