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Michael Snow

Canadian, b. 1929

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Michael Snow

Canadian, b. 1929

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Biography

Multi-disciplinary artist Michael Snow has been a pioneering force in the world of visual arts, filmmaking, and music for over fifty years. He is credited with inspiring the Structural Film movement of the 1960s and 70s with his landmark film “Wavelength” (1967), and his groundbreaking, experimental work has been recognized through several prestigious awards including the Gershon Iskowitz Prize (2011), the Guggenheim Fellowship (1972), and the Order of Canada (1982), among others. Regardless of genre, Snow’s work engages with the visualization of consciousness, temporality, and language and consistently investigates the nature of perception.

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The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 4 more
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Group show at a major institution
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 4 more
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Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
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Artforum, and 2 more
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Venice Biennale National Pavilion, and 3 more
Biography

Multi-disciplinary artist Michael Snow has been a pioneering force in the world of visual arts, filmmaking, and music for over fifty years. He is credited with inspiring the Structural Film movement of the 1960s and 70s with his landmark film “Wavelength” (1967), and his groundbreaking, experimental work has been recognized through several prestigious awards including the Gershon Iskowitz Prize (2011), the Guggenheim Fellowship (1972), and the Order of Canada (1982), among others. Regardless of genre, Snow’s work engages with the visualization of consciousness, temporality, and language and consistently investigates the nature of perception.

Career Highlights
Learn more about artist insights.
Established
Established representation
Represented by industry leading galleries.
User
Solo show at a major institution
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 4 more
Group
Group show at a major institution
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 4 more
Institution
Collected by a major institution
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Publication
Reviewed by a major art publication
Artforum, and 2 more
Fair
Included in a major biennial
Venice Biennale National Pavilion, and 3 more