Zipora Fried: You Can Have Me Back


Zipora Fried’s video entitled ‘You Can Have Me Back’, with accompanying sound by the Brooklyn-based band Pretty Wilds, presents found footage of Japanese and American robotic technologies with unsettling human and animalistic movement, resembling an atavistic remnant of our present selves.

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Zipora Fried studied at the Academy of Applied Arts in Vienna. Recent exhibitions include I Hope the Moon Explodes, On Stellar Rays, New York, NY (2014); Good Night, Mister Procrustes, Galerie Steinek, Vienna, Austria (2014); Dark Paradise, Galeria Nara Roesler, São Paulo, Brazil and Clocktower Gallery, New York, NY (2013); Nevermore, On Stellar Rays, New York, NY (2013); The Locus of Control, ACFNY, New York, NY (2012); Drawing a Line in the Sand, Peter Blum Gallery, New York, NY (2012); Salon Noir, On Stellar Rays, New York, NY (2011); Greater New York, MoMA PS1, Queens, NY (2010); Total Recall, Public Art Fund, New York, NY (2010); Zipora Fried, Margarete Jakschik and Sam Windett, Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, MO (2010); Trust Me. Be Careful., On Stellar Rays, New York, NY (2009); Text, Eighth Veil, Los Angeles, CA (2009); Minus Space, MoMA PS1 (2009); Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo (2006); Guild & Greyshkul, New York, NY (2005); Center for Contemporary Non-Objective Art, Brussels (2005).

Fried’s work is represented in a number of museum collections including the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY; The American University Museum, Washington, DC; The Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY; The Albertina Museum, Vienna; The Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Israel; Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm; Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, MA. Fried is also the recipient of numerous awards for her experimental films, which have been featured in festivals worldwide.

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