Tacita Dean



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Tacita Dean

(b. 1965, Canterbury, England. Lives and works in Berlin,)

Tacita Dean studied art at the Falmouth School of Art in England, the Supreme School of Fine Art in Athens, and the Slade School of Fine Art in London. In 1998 she was nominated for a Turner Prize and was awarded a DAAD scholarship for Berlin, Germany, in 2000. She has received the following prizes: Aachen Art Prize (2002); Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy (2004); the Sixth Benesse Prize at the 51st Venice Biennale (2005) the Hugo Boss Prize at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York (2006) and the Kurt Schwitters Prize (2009). Dean has also participated in the Venice Biennale in 2003 and 2005 and Documenta 13 (2012). Her work has been shown internationally at such institutions as the Schaulager, Basel (2006), New Museum, New York (2008), Tate Modern, London (2011), the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Spain (2010), and the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC (2001).


RECENT SOLO SHOWS

2015
Event for a Stage, 52nd Theatertreffen, Berlin, Germany, May 7, 13 and 14
JG, TIFF Bell Light Box, Toronto, Canada
2014
Galerie Marian Goodman, Paris
Tacita Dean- Print Projects, Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen, Denmark
JG, Utah Museum of Fine arts, Salt Lake City, Utah
JG, Film Forum, New York
Craneway Event, Fondazione Antonio Ratti, Como, Italy
2013
Tacita Dean: Fatigues, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York
Tacita Dean: Merce Cunningham performs STILLNESS…(six performances, six films), 2008, The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia
JG a film project by Tacita Dean, Arcadia University Art Gallery, Glenside, Pennsylvania
2012
Tacita Dean: Five Americans, New Museum, New York
Tacita Dean, Norton Museum, West Palm Beach, Florida
2011
The Unilever Series: Tacita Dean, Tate Modern, London (-2012)
Tacita Dean – The Line of Fate, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig – MUMOK, Vienna
Craneway Event Screening, IDANS Istanbul International Contemporary Dance and Performance Festival, Istanbul, Turkey; Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
Merce Cunningham performs STILLNESS… (six performances, six films), Academie der Kunste, Berlin, Germany
2010
The Friar's Doodle, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia/Abadia de Santo Domingo de Silos, Spain
Craneway Event, Galerie Marian Goodman, Paris
2009
Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne, Australia
Still Life, Fondazione Nicola Trussardi, Milan, Italy

RECENT GROUP SHOWS

2015
With a Clear Mind: You Can Move with the Truth, Lumber Room, Portland
Collecting for tomorrow. New works at Museion, Museion - the Museum of modern and contemporary art, Bolzano, Italy
Screening of The Green Ray, Kodak, and JG at Ann Arbor Film Festival
Landscape in Motion: Cinematic Visions of an Uncertain Tomorrow, Kunsthaus Graz, Graz, Austria
Allegory of the Cave Painting, Cinema Zuid, Antwerp, Belgium
Printed Matters, Gesso Art Gallery, Vienna, Austria
TUTTTOVERO LA NOSTRA CITTA’ LA NOSTRA ARTE TORINO 2015, Castello di Rivoli Museo d’Arte Contemporanea and GAM Galleria Civica d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Turin, Italy
Kino der Kunst, Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich, Germany
FOMO, Organized by Sextant et Plus, Friche Belle de Mai, Marseille, France
La Compagnie, Marseille, France
J’aime les Panoramas, Musée Rath, Geneva, Switzerland
Riddle of the Burial Grounds, Project Arts Center, Dublin, Ireland
2014
The Eye on Time: Works from Adrastus Collection, Museo de Arte de Sonora, Sonora, Mexico
Ship to Shore: Art and the Lure of the Sea, John Hansard Gallery, Highfield, Southampton, United Kingdom
Rain Lust, Tate Britain, London, United Kingdom
You Imagine What You Desire, 19th Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
The Dying of the Light: Film as Medium and Metaphor, Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, North Adams, Massachusetts
Berlin Biennale 8, Berlin, Germany
On the Road/En el camino, curated by Gloria Moure, exhibition installed throughout historic buildings of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
A Paradise Built in Hell, Kunstverein Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
What is to Come has Already Arrived, Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo, Sevilla, Spain
Histories: Works From The Serralves Collection, Museu Serralves, Porto, Portugal
2013
Looking at the View, Tate Britain, London, United Kingdom
Besser scheitern, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany
L’image Papillon, MUDAM – Musee d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg
Paisaje. Revision de un genero (Landscape. A revision of a genre,) Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes, Mexico City, Mexico
Ulysse(s) L’autre mer, Fonds Regional d’Art Contemporain Bretagne, Rennes, France
Il Palazzo Enciclopedico (The Encyclopedic Palace), 55th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
Tacita Dean Workshop, Foundation Botin, Santander, Spain
2012
First Act, Museo Tamayo, Mexico City
Motion Capture: Drawing and the Moving Image - Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork
Gravity and Disgrace Ep. 2 - CGAC - Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela
Malerei in Fotografie - Strategien der Aneignung - Städel Museum, Frankfurt/Main
Documenta (13) - Documenta, Kassel
2011
ATLAS. How to Carry the World on One’s Back?, Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Germany
Neue Realitäten. Von Warhol bis Havekost: Fotografie im Medium der Druckgrafik, Kupferstichkabinett, Berlin, Germany
BLOCKBUSTER: Cinema for Exhibitions, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Monterrey, Mexico
Staging the Archive, MACE – Museu de Arte Contemporanea de Elvas, Portugal
The Art of Deceleration, Motion and Rest in Modern Art, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Germany; Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany
The Cinema Effect: Illusion, Reality and the Moving Image, La Caixa, Barcelona
Ostalgia, New Museum, New York, NY
Drawing 2011 – Biennial Fundraiser, The Drawing Room, London
The Smithson Effect, Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City, UT
Project Europa: Imagining the (Im)Possible, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery - Columbia University, New York City, NY
Dance with Camera, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art - SMoCA, Scottsdale, AZ

Tacita Dean Exhibitions

Tacita Dean
Tacita Dean

JG
January 15 - March 1, 2014
Paris


Tacita Dean
Tacita Dean

Fatigues
February 1 - March 9, 2013
New York


CRANEWAY EVENT
CRANEWAY EVENT

A film with and about Merce Cunningham
June 11 - July 23, 2010
Paris


As Long As It Lasts
As Long As It Lasts

curated by Tom Eccles
July 1 - September 4, 2009
New York


Tacita Dean
Tacita Dean

April 2 - 29, 2009
New York


Tacita Dean
Tacita Dean

AMADEUS (swell consopio)
September 11 - October 18, 2008
Paris


30/40 Part I
30/40 Part I

A Selection of Forty Artists from Thirty Years at Marian Goodman Gallery
September 10 - October 13, 2007
New York


Tacita Dean
Tacita Dean

Human Treasure
September 8 - October 13, 2007
Paris


Contradicting Architecture
Contradicting Architecture

Curated by Karina Daskalov
June 14 - July 23, 2005
Paris


Reflecting the Mirror
Reflecting the Mirror

Curated by Karina Daskalov
June 14 - August 27, 2004
New York


Tacita Dean
Tacita Dean

January 10 - February 8, 2003
New York


Tacita Dean
Tacita Dean

Part I Floh, Part II Fernsehturm
May 4 - June 16, 2001
Paris


Tacita Dean
Tacita Dean

February 22 - March 25, 2000
New York


Tacita Dean
Tacita Dean

Bubble House
April 24 - June 26, 1999
Paris



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