Barbara Rosenthal

Barbara Rosenthal

New York, NY, United States

About Barbara Rosenthal

"simple, profound work...pithy, poignant, prophetic..."
-- Clare Carswell, Flash Art International

"Barbara Rosenthal...Old Master of New Media"
-- Wikipedia

"The idiosyncratic, personal works of performance and media artist Barbara Rosenthal bring existential content to conceptualism."
-- Bill Creston, ETC, Owego, NY

Education

1971-1974 City University of NY / Queens College, New York, NY, MFA degree, 1974
1968-1969 Temple University / Tyler School of Art, Junior Year in Rome, Rome, Italy
1966-1970 Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, BFA degree, 1970
1966 Institute of Fine Arts at New York University, Art History Summer Program, New York, NY
1964-1966 Art Students’ League, New York, NY
1963-1964 Brooklyn Museum Art School, Brooklyn, NY

Events

UPCOMING AND RECENT SOLO EVENTS
SOLO EXHIBITIONS / SCREENINGS / PERFORMANCES / PUBLICATIONS

2020
Rosenthal, Barbara, "Appropriate and Inappropriate Appropriation Art," Whitehot Magazine, Sept. 2020

"Coneptual Compositization With Brain Scan," centerfold by Barbara Rosenthal, Live Mag! Online, New York, NY, Fall 2020

"Time on the Move: Book Review" American Book Review, Review of book by Barry Wallenstein (poems) and Barbara Rosenthal (photographs), Fall, 2020.

"Seven Surreal Photos: Renegade Horses," by Barbara Rosenthal, Centerfold Spread, LiveMag! In Print, New York, NY, January 2021



2019 Barbara Rosenthal Backroom Solo: Surreal to Conceptual Photo-Transitionals, Mitchell Algus Gallery, New York, NY
Barbara Rosenthal: Video and Raconteur, Vuotalo Cultural Center, Helsinki, Finland
Barbara Rosenthal: Video, Books and Discussion, Nadine Laboratory for Contemporary Arts, Brussels, Belgium
Barbara Rosenthal's 70th Birthday Video Retrospective, Boddinale Film Festival, Berlin, Germany
Barbara Rosenthal: Video and Raconteur, Vuotalo Cultural Center, Helsinki, Finland

2018 Plant Joke Book Launch Performance (with Jeffrey Cyphers Wright and Lehman Weichselbaum), Haber Space / Central Booking, New York, NY
Decade of Madness: Photo-Projections & Reading by Barbara Rosenthal, Fourth Street Photo Gallery, NewYork, NY
Barbara Rosenthal's 70th Birthday Video Retrospective, Film-maker's CoOp, NewYork, NY

2017 An Evening with Barbara Rosenthal: Books, Text-based Video and Media Poetry and Friends, Printed Matter, New York, NY
New Media Showcase; eMediaLoft, New York, NY

2016 Barbara Rosenthal: Surreal Photography Stabilized Morph Projection, Black, eMediaLoft, New York, NY
Barbara Rosenthal: 58 Photos from Novel "Wish for Amnesia," and Installation of All Draft Editions 1980-2016, Galerie Protégé, New York, NY. (catalog)
Barbara Rosenthal New Media Showcase: MmmmmMorph, eMediaLoft, NewYork, NY
Barbara Rosenthal: 50 Photos from Novel "Wish for Amnesia," Studio Baustelle, Berlin, Germany
Existential Ultraviolet Photo-chase, (with set-up by Tom Estes), Ultra Violet Sun Performance Evening, Waterloo Action Centre, London, England
Provocation Cards Interact, LaDada Street Performances, Adriaan Van der Plas Gallery, New York, NY
Barbara Rosenthal: "Wish for Amnesia" Book Talk and Reading, Galerie Protégé, New York, NY
2015 Barbara Rosenthal New Media Showcase: Identity Theft Mask Morphs Projection, eMediaLoft, New York, N

Exhibitions

UPCOMING, New York,, NY

Fifteen Artsy Artists, Denise Bibro Fine Art, New York, NY, Sept. 24-Oct 10, 2020

The Other Art Fair, Saatchi, Brooklyn Expo Center, Brooklyn, NY (forthcoming, November, 2019)

Satellite Art Show, Pfizer Building, Brooklyn, NY (forthcoming, October, 2019)