Gordon Hall (b. 1983) is a New York-based artist born in Boston, MA. Hall’s sculptures and dances embody the possibilities for physical and social platforms to enable and disable outcomes. Gordon is also the director of the Center for Experimental Lectures, a lecture-performance series that has been hosted by MoMA PS1, Recess, The Shandaken Project, Alderman Exhibitions, and by the Whitney Museum of American Art, producing a series of lectures and seminars in conjunction with the 2014 Whitney Biennial. Hall has exhibited and performed at SculptureCenter, The Kitchen, Movement Research, EMPAC, and the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, among others. Hall’s group exhibitions include Orientations, Garden Party/Arts, Brooklyn, NY (2013); Reverberations, Sculpture Center, Long Island City, Queens, NY (2012); and The Dragon is the Frame: Inspired by the Life and Work of Mark Aguhar, Gallery 400, The University of Illinois, Chicago (2012).
Hall’s residencies include Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center, RPI, Troy, NY (2013-14); LMCC’s Workspace, New York, NY (2013-2014); Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture; Skowhegan, ME (2013); and the Fire Island Artist Residency, Fire Island, NY (2012). Hallʼs writing and interviews have been featured in a variety of publications including V Magazine, Randy, Bomb, Title Magazine, What Is Power? Inquiries Into Contemporary Sculpture and in Theorizing Visual Studies. Hall received his B.A. from Hampshire College, and an M.A. and an M.F.A. from School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
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