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* 1958 Beirut, Libanon, lebt und arbeitet in New York, N.Y.

Born 1958 in Beirut, Lebanon – Lives and works in New York City, NY
Education 1991 Rochester Institute of Technology, Greatest Honors
Selected Exhibitions
2013 “The Flight Attendant Years 1978 – 1986” Lombard Freid Gallery NYC
2012 Residency and Exhibition at Voranker Temporary Art Space, Vienna, Austria
2008 “record, record”, SHIFT Electronic Arts Festival, Basel, Switzerland
Self Projections, Milepost 5, Portland, Oregon
uneasy about Beirut, Sara Tecchia Roma New York, NYC
The Searchers, Feldman Gallery, PNCA, Portland, Oregon
Manhattan Pietonne, La Rue, Biennale de L’Image, Nancy, France
2007 The Most Curatorial Biennial of the Universe, Apexart, NYC
Why Can’t We All Just Get Along?, Group Show, Sara Tecchia Roma NY, NYC
NeoIntegrity, Group Show, Derek Eller Gallery, NYC
2006 The Searchers, EFA Gallery, NYC
uneasy about Beirut, COMA Gallery, Berlin
25th Anniversary Group Show, Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland OR
I Want to Show You Somewhere, Cooley Gallery, Portland, OR
A Summer Show, Sara Tecchia Roma New York, NYC
Dish, Feldman Gallery, PNCA in collaboration with Cooley Gallery, Portland, OR
Persona-Personae, Sara Tecchia Roma New York, New York City
Good is What Pleases, Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt, Germany
2005 On Difference, A Snapshot of the Arab Image Foundation, Württembergischer Kunstverein,Stuttgart, Germany
Party, Selections from the Archive, Espace Jörg Brockmann, Genève, Switzerland
Faces 1974—2004, Galerie Sfeir Semler, Hamburg, Germany
2004 Nam June Paik Award 2004, Phoenix Halle, Dortmund, Germany
2003 Teenage Rebel Bedroom Show, Galerie du Jour, Paris, France
Seven Boys and Seven Girls, FIN Arts, New York City
Greetings from Beirut, Vitra Design Museum, Berlin, Germany
Now Playing, D’Amelio Terras Gallery, New York City
Vienna’s 10th District Working Class Patterns, Franklin Station Café, NYC
The Teenage Rebel Bedroom Show, K48 Magazine, John Connelly Presents Gallery, NYC
2002 Other Routes, by Generic Fun, 126A Front Street Gallery, DUMBO, NY
2001 Nella Nutella, Gelatin at the Venice Biennale, Leo Koening Gallery, New York City
Seoul Collections, Sound Installation, Fashion Week, New York City
Intimate Interface, The Brewster Project, Brewster, New York
2000 In Transit, Gallery @ 49, New York City
1999 Artists Books, Spencer Brownstone Gallery, Basel, Liste
Springs of Action, La Panaderia, Mexico City, Mexico
The Other Side of New York, MAZE Gallery, Torino, Italy
Images of Composite, Urban Synchronicity from Tokyo
Warm Up 2, P.S.1, Brooklyn, NY
1998 Warm Up, P.S.1, Brooklyn, NY
extra vitamins for the winter, Multi-Media Group, Not Coffee Studio, Brooklyn, NY
Overpromised, Technosophia 1, Swiss Institute, New York City
1997 Color Diptychs, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, The 2nd Tokyo International Photo-Biennale, Tokyo
1994 Le Liban Retrouve, (The Lebanon Rediscovered), Galerie Europa, Geneva, Switzerland

eines von Lucien Samahas Wiener Projekten: Der Albtraum von Holly Martin´s Nightmare

Videoporträt 2012, Lucien Samaha über seine Projekte