Evan Roth

USA, 1978

Exposiciones (selección)


Museum of Modern Art New York (Graffiti Taxonomy: New York, 2011)

Museum of Modern Art New York (Graffiti Taxonomy: Paris, 2011)

Museum of Modern Art New York (Eyewriter, 2009)

Museum of Modern Art New York (L.A.S.E.R. Tag, 2008)

Solo Exhibitions

N2 Galeria, Evan Roth: La Vanguardia Americana, Barcelona, Spain, 2012

Welcome To Detroit, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, Michigan, 2012

90 Bowery, When We Were Kings (Speed Show), New York City, New York, 2011

Advanced Minority Gallery, AVAILABLE ONLINE FOR FREE, Vienna, Austria, 2009

Gallery Anno Domini, Dept. of Homeland Graffiti Liquidation Sale, San Jose, CA, 2008

Group Exhibitions


House for Electronic Arts Basel, Collect the WWWorld, Basel, Switzerland

Jeu de Paume Virtual Space, Form@ts, Paris, France

[DAM]Berlin, Summer Splash, Berlin, Germany

Science Gallery, Hack the City, Dublin, Ireland

Bemis Center for Contemporary Art, “Transceiver”, Omaha, Nebraska

Centre de Cultura Contemporia de Barcelona, The Influencers 2012, Barcelona, Spain

Contemporary Art Center, Is This Thing On?, Cincinnati, Ohio

Root Division Gallery, Are We Not Men?, San Francisco, California

SPAMM – SuPer Art Modern Museum, Paris, France


Museum of Modern Art, Talk To Me, New York City, New York

Portsmouth Museum of Art, iImage: The Uncommon Portrait, Porstmouth, NH

[DAM]Berlin, Experience Space, Berlin, Germany

TransPrivacy, Something is Changing, Duesseldorf, Germany

Collect the WWWorld. The Artist as Archivist in the Internet Age, Brescia, Italy

Netherlands Media Art Institute, Cloud Sounds, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2010 [14th] Japan Media Arts Festival, Tokyo, Japan

Can Felipa, Kitsch Digital, Barcelona, Spain

Transmediale.11, response:ability, Berlin, Germany

The Tokyo Type Directors Club, Tokyo, Japan

Welat Internetcafe, SPEED SHOW vol.5: Open Internet, Paris, France

International Art-Forum St. Petersburg, St. Petersburg, Russia


Centre Pompidou, Studio 13/16, Paris, France

British Design Museum, Design of the Year 2010, London, UK

Kunsthalle Wien, Street and Studio From Basquiat to Seripop, Vienna, Austria

Transmediale, Futurity Now!, Berlin, Germany

Ars Electronica, Repair, Linz, Austria.

Eyebeam Center for Art & Technology, Re:Group: Beyond Models of Consensus, NYC

FutureEverything, Serendipity City, Manchester, United Kingdom

Media Facades Festival 2010, Berlin, Germany and Brussels, Belgium

BLK River, Vienna, Austria

Les Grand Traversee, Interactive Design Festival, Bordeaux, France

42 Degrees Latitud Arte-Tudela Festival, Tudela, Spain

SPEED SHOW vol.1 & 2: TELE-INTERNET, Berlin, Germany

Today and Tomorrow, The Animated Gif Speed Show, Berlin, Germany

Videotage + MIACA, SPEED SHOW – Peep Show!, Hong Kong

Pointe Ephemere, In Famous Carousel, Paris, France

VIVO ARTE.MOV, Gambiologos, Belo Horizonte, Brazil


Fondation Cartier, Born In The Streets, Paris, France

Kurzfilmtage, 55th International Short Film Festival, Oberhausen, Germany

Filmwinter, Festival For Expanded Media, Stuttgart, Germany

Scaramouche Gallery, Snooze, New York City, New York

Netherlands Media Art Institute – Montevideo, Versions, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Transitio MX, Autotomies of Disagreement, Mexico City, Mexico

Black River Festival 2009, Vienna, Austria

CREAM, International Festival for Arts and Media, Yokohama, Japan

OXCARS, Free Culture Forum, Barcelona, Spain

Input/Output Gallery, New Media New Thinking, Hong Kong

Nuart, Brooklyn Special, Stavanger, Norway

Future Gallery, Michael Jackson Doesn’t Quit (Part 2), Berlin, Germany

The Portobello Film Festival, PFF 2009, London, United Kingdom


Museum of Modern Art, Rough Cut: Design Takes a Sharp Edge, NYC

Tate Modern, Street Art, London, UK

Museum of Modern Art, Design and the Elastic Mind, NYC

Sundance Film Festival, New Frontiers 2008, Park City, Utah

Thailand Creative & Design Center, Perishable Beauty Exhibition, Bangkok, Thailand

Netherlands Media Art Institute, Speaking Out Loud, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, Beyond a Memorable Fancy, NYC

Videotage, Secondlife, Hong Kong

Experimenta Design Amsterdam, Space and Place, Amsterdam, Netherlands

FILE 2008, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Total Museum of Contemporary Art, Hack the City! & Play-ing, Seoul, Korea

Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, New York

Seoul Digital Forum, Seoul, South Korea

Adelaide Bank Festival of the Arts 2008, Adelaide, Australia

University of Minnesota, 2008 Spark Festival, Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Science Gallery, LightWave: Ready to be Illuminated?, Dublin, Ireland

Nuart, Nuart 08, Stavanger, Norway

Eizone 2008, Yokohama, Japan

BELEF 08, Belgrade, Serbia

APMT 4, Tokyo, Japan


Digital Art Center, Taipei, OpenPlay, Taipei, Taiwan

Microwave Festival, Luminous Echo, Hong Kong

IEEE, Infosvis 2007 Art Exhibition, Sacramento, California

Ars Electronica, Second City, Linz, Austria

Eyebeam Center for Art & Technology, Open City, New York City, New York

Festival Luminis, Carte Blanche, Lausanne, Switzerland

Enzimi, Rome, Italy

OFFF 2007, Barcelona, Spain

LABoral Art Centre, Gijon, Spain

Transito_MX 02, Mexico City, Mexico

The Drawing Center, The Big Draw, New York City, New York

2006 to 2004

Electrohype, Public-Electronic!, Museum of Sketches, Lund, Sweden

Ars Electronica, Cyberarts Arts 2006, Goodbye Privacy, Linz, Austria

Tokyo Type Directors Club Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

Museum fur Konkrete Kunst, Typsonic, Ingolstadt, Germany

Nuart, Nuart 06, Stavanger, Norway

Chelsea Art Museum, 10th Floor Second Edition CAM, NYC

Siggraph 2006, Boston, Massachusetts

The 2004 Cracow Film Festival, Cracow, Poland

Awards and Commissions

Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewit 2012 National Design Award

Eastern Michigan Univ., 2012 McAndless Distinguished Professorship, Detroit, Michigan

La Gaite Lyrique, Artist in Residence (July 2011), Paris, France

The Tokyo Type Directors Club, RGB Prize 2011 (GML), Tokyo, Japan

Transmediale, 2011 Open Web Award (Graffiti Analysis / GML), Berlin, Germany

Japan Media Arts Festival (2010), Excellence in Interactive Art, Tokyo, Japan

Turku 2011, Grand Prix in Digital (Graffiti Analysis), Turku, Finland

Ars Electronica, 2010 Golden Nica in Interactive Art (Eyewriter), Linz, Austria.

FutureEverything, 2010 FutureEverything Award (Eyewriter), Manchester, UK

Rhizome at the New Museum, Seven on Seven (2010), New York City, New York

Transmediale, 2010 Award Nomination, Berlin, Germany

British Design Museum, Nominated for Interactive Award 2010, London, UK

British Design Museum, Interactive Award 2010, London, UK

Transito_MX, 03/Autonomies of Disagreement Project Selection, Mexico City, Mexico

Rhizome at the New Museum, 2009 Rhizome Commission, NYC

Rhizome at the New Museum, 2007 Rhizome Commission, NYC

Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, Off the Record Commission 2006, NYC

Ars Electronica Prix, 2006 Award of Distinction in Interactive Art, Linz, Austria

Eyebeam, Fellow (2005 to 2007), NYC