After leaving, before arriving

June 06, 2019

Kaunas Biennale

Kaunas, Lithuania

Survival Kit 10.1

May 22, 2019

February 25, 2019

Athens Conservatory

Curated by Katerina Gregos

Schwarz Foundation

Otro amanecer en el tropico - Cuban Contemporary Art Practices

October 26, 2018

From October 27th until December 30st, 2018

Reinbeckhallen Sammlung für Gegenwartskunst

Berlin, Germany

curated by Tereza de Aruda, Abel González, Clemens Greiner and Anamely Ramos

Chi Utopia mangia le mele

October 03, 2018

Chi Utopia mangia le mele 

curated by Adriana Polveroni and Gabriele Tosi

Soprintendenza archeologia, belle arti e paesaggio

per le province di Verona, Rovigo e Vicenza

WORK (interview by Friederike Sigler)

November 03, 2019



Co-published by Whitechapel Gallery and The MIT Press, "Documents of Contemporary Art" is a publication that collects texts and interviews on Contemporary Art, and each volume focuses on a specific subject or body of writing that has been of key influence in contemporary art internationally. In this volume, focused on the theme of "Work", an interview by Friedrike Sigler to Adrian Melis is included

Havana Art Weekend

December 02, 2017

Screening of the work Empty Page-Protecting our own at Fausto theatre (Havana city) together with the artist Grethell Rasua as part of the program Havana Art Weekend curated by Direlia Lazo


November 24, 2017

Screeening of works by Adrian Melis and Carlos Martiel in the group exhibition of videoartists from Cuba at the Maison Européenne de la Photographie,

High Line. Adrian Melis "Selected Works" NYC

November 22, 2017

“Selected Works” by Adrian Melis opens the 23th of November in the the High Line – the former elevated railroad track in New York City turned into a public park. As part of public art program, High Line Art, the exhibition features a selection of three video which will be screened on High Line Channel 14, a series of outdoor projections of art videos on the High Line, curated by Melanie Kress at 14th Street. 

May 16, 2017

Exhibition 'Images du monde laborieux' programmed by Paul Ardenne at Digital Art Center #1. 

Espace d'art contemporain HEC, Paris

Other artists participating:

JUDITH DEPAULE, 'Qui ne travaille pas, ne mange pas', 2004 
AERNOUT MIK, 'Middlemen', 2001 
MARIO RIZZI, 'Murat ve Ismail', 2005 
MIKA ROTTENBERG, 'Squeeze', 2010 


Work presented:

The Making of forty rectangular pieces for a floor construction, 2008

September 16, 2017

More than 60 works of video art from Latin America, many never before seen in the U.S., will be presented in a landmark exhibition at LAXART from September 17 through December 16, 2017 as part of the Getty’s city-wide art initiative Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA. Organized by LAXART in collaboration with the Getty Research Institute (GRI)


Work presented:

The making of forty rectangular pieces for a floor construction, 2008

September 12, 2017

You & I, a group exhibition curated by Ziphozenkosi Dayile and Kemang Wa Lehulere

Work presented:

The Making of Forty Rectangular pieces for a floor construction, 2008

Absolute silence does not exist

August 05, 2017

Solo Show by Adrian Melis

Cerezales Foundation, León, Spain

August 6th till November 12th 

Curated by FCAYC and Denise Araouzou

Open Form Athens

July 04, 2017

Open Studios. Organised by Denise Araouzou

28th of June - 5th of July 2017

May 25, 2017

Es Baluard, Museu d´Art Modern i Contemporani de Palma

Work Presented:

Tourism without documents, 2011

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