Anri Sala

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Title Suspended (Sky Blue), 2008
Mixed media
7 7/8 x 31 1/2 x 31 1/2 in. (20 x 80 x 80 cm)
Edition of 3
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Le Clash, 2010
Single channel HD video and 5.0 surround sound
8 min. 31 sec.<br />Edition of 6
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Why the Lion Roars: Thursday 02.07.2009, 2009
C print on Fuji Crystal Archival paper
Paper: 15 1/8 x 19 3/4 in. (38.4 x 50.2 cm)
Edition of 5 +2AP
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Purchase Not by Moonlight, 2008
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Unravel, 2013
HD video projection, color, 2 screens in separate spaces, sound: discrete 2.0 mono (first projection), discrete 4.0 surround (second projection); 6 min. 45 sec. and 20 min. 45 sec.
Edition of 6 +3AP
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Another Solo in the Doldrums (Extended Play), 2012
Altered Brady snare drum, loudspeaker parts, snare stand, drumsticks
Edition of 1 +1AP
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Answer Me, 2008
HD video, stereo sound; 7 min. 5 sec.
Edition of 6
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Làk-kat, 2004
Digital video projection, color, sound; 9 min. 44 sec.
Edition of 6 +3AP
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Time After Time, 2003
Digital video projection, color, sound; 5 min. 30 sec.
All of a Tremble (Delusion/Devolution)
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All of a Tremble (Delusion/Devolution), 2017
Vintage wallpaper-printing roller, steel comb, pencil drawing on wallpaper, electric motor and customized motion-control software; musical composition, 9 min. 38 sec.

137 3/4 x 348 3/8 in. (350 x 885 cm)



(b. Tirana, Albania, 1974)





Anri Sala: If and Only If, Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, France

The Last Resort, Garage Museum, Moscow, Russia

Anri Sala, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York



Anri Sala, Museo Tamayo, Mexico City, Mexico 

Anri Sala: All of a Tremble, kurimanzutto, Mexico City 

Anri Sala: O momento presente, Instituto Moreira Salles, Sao Paulo, Brazil 

The Last Resort, Kaldor Public Art Projects, Sydney, Australia

Clocked Perspective, Museo Jumex, Mexico City, Mexico



Anri Sala: Answer Me, New Museum, New York, NY 

Anri Sala: o momento presente, Instituto Moreira Salles, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 

Anri Sala:Teshima Seawall House, Benesse Art  Site Naoshima, Islands of Naoshima and Teshima, Japan



Anri Sala, Galleria Alfonso Artiaco, Naples, Italy



No NAMES NO TITLE, The Helena Rubinstein Pavilion for Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel

Black Box: Anri Sala, The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MA

The Present Moment, Middle Hall, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany

The Present Moment (in B-flat), Hauser & Wirth Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

Anri Sala, Alfonso Artico, Naples, Italy



1395 Days Without Red, Palazzo Grassi Teatrino,Venice, Italy

Ravel Ravel Unravel, French Pavilion, 55th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy 

Anri Sala, Edi Rama: Creating Space Where there Appears to Be None, Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, Munich, Germany



Anri Sala: Two Films, Museum of Contemporary Art, Detroit

Anri Sala: 3-2-1...Long Sorrow, Stacion - Center for Contemporary Art Prishtina, Republic of Kosova

Anri Sala: Louisiana, Humblebaeck, Denmark

1395 Days Without Red, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland

Anri Sala, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France



Anri Sala, KaiKai KiKi, Tokyo

Anri Sala, National Museum of Art, Osaka

Anri Sala, Serpentine Gallery, London, England

Anri Sala, Musée d’art Contemporain de Montréal, Montréal, Canada

1395 Days Without Red, Artangel and The Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester; Festival d’Automne, Club Marbeouf, Paris; Centre Pompidou, Paris; Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland

Anri Sala, Kurimanzutto, Mexico City, Mexico

Anri Sala, Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, France

Anri Sala: 3-2-1, VeneKlasen/Werner, Berlin, Germany



Background/Foreground, with Edi Rama, About Change Collection, Berlin, Germany

Anri Sala: Creating Space where there appeas to be none, About Change Studio, Berlin, Germany

Title Suspended, Museum für Moderne Kunst (MMK), Frankfurt/Main, Germany



Anri Sala: Purchase Not By Moonlight, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York

Answer Me, Johnen Galerie, Berlin, Germany

Anri Sala: Purchase Not By Moonlight,  Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, Ohio






Take Me (I'm Yours), Hangar Bicocca, Milan, Italy

The Third Space (All That We Have in Common), Museum of Contemporary Art, Skopje, Macedonia

Faith, Love, Hope, Kunsthaus Graz, Graz, Austria

Kapwani Kiwanaga: A wall is just a wall, Esker Foundation in Calgary, Canada

Heritage and Authoritarianism, McDonald Institute for Archeological Rsearch, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom

Respire. Works form the Lemaître Video Art Collection, Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art, Israel

Ambitus: Art and Music in the 21st Century, Kunstmuseum Morsbroich, Schloss Morsbroich, Germany

The Pliable Plan, Rococo in Contemporary Art, Kunstmuseum Morsbroich, Schloss Morsbroich, Germany



Truth: 24 Frames Per Second, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas

Revolution Every Day, Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago, Illinois

Naturgeschicten. Spuren des Politischen, MUMOK, Vienna, Austria

No Place Like Home, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

La dissidència nostàlgica, La Capella de La Virreina, Barcelona, Spain

21,39 Jeddah Arts, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Biennale di Venezia, Arsenale, Venice, Italy



Alfonso Artiaco gallery celebrates its 30th Anniversary’, Naples, Italy 

Takashi Murakami’s Superflat Collection–From Shohaku and Rosanjin to Anselm Kiefer, Yokohama Museum of Art, Yokohama, Japan 

Staging Film: The relation of image and space in contemporary art, Busan Museum of Art, Busan, Korea

Life Itself: on the question of what it essentially is; its materialities, its characteristics, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden

Image Volée, Fondazione Prada, Milan, Italy

Cher(e)s Ami(e)s: Hommage aux donateurs des collections contemporains, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France

Presently, Galerie neugerriemschneider, Berlin, Germany

To Inherit the Wind: New Perspectives on Heritage, Fundação Eugénio de Almeida, Évora, Portugal

Contemporary Art in Albania and Kosovo, Ludwig Múzeum, Budapest, Hungary

From Generation to Generation, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, California

Edi Rama, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York

International Festival Video Focus: A Chance to be Another, NCCA – National Centre for Contemporary Arts, Moscow, Russia

Ether, Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, France

Indices d’Orient, la mémoire, le t´moin et le scrutateur, Muba, Tourcoing, France

Gestures and Archives of the Present, Taipei Biennial 2016, Taipei, Taiwan

House of Impressions. Wandering with a Troubadour, The Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts, , Moscow, Russia

Sans Papiers – Life is a Journey, Part 1.3, Kurt Kurt,  Berlin, Germany

The Whale That Was a Submarine. Contemporary Positions From Albania and Kosovo, Ludwig Múzeum, Budapest, Hungary

No Place Like Home – Sammlung Goetz im Haus der Kunst, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany

All Heritage is Poetry, Fundação Eugénio de Almeida, Évora, Portugal

Albanie 1207 km est, MUCEM, Marseille, France 

Les Possédés, Friche La Belle de Mai, Marseille, France

The Freedom Principle: Experiments in Art and Music, 1965 to Now, ICA, Philadelphia, USA

Staging film, Busan Museum of Art, Busan, Korea

Heterotopias. Avant-gardes in Contemporary Art, Museum of Modern Art, Strasbourg, France



Making Histories, H&R Block Artspace at the Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, Missouri

Mario Merz Prize’s finalists exhibition, Fondazione Merz, Turin, Italy

Arena de Evolucion, La Bienal de La Habana (CU), Havana, Cuba

Prophetia, Fundaction Joan Miro, Barcelona, Spain

The Freedom Principle: Experiments in Art and Music, 1965 to Now, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago 

LISTENING: Hayward Touring Curatorial Open, the Bluecoat, Liverpool, UK; Site Gallery and Sheffield Institute of Arts gallery, Sheffield, UK; Art Exchange and Firstsite, Colchester, UK

Fobofilia, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Torino, Italy

NGORONGORO, Studio Space Lehderstraße 34, Berlin, Germany

Tirana Open – The Book and Arts Festival, The Palace of Congress, Tirana, Albania

5th Anniversary Special Presentation: ReVision I, MSAC – Mind Set Art Center, Tapei, Taiwan

Future Present, Zeitgenössische Kunst von der Klassischen Moderne bis Heute, Schaulager, Basel, Switzerland

His Master‘s Voice: On Voice and Language, La Panacée, Montpellier, France

Fireflies in the Night. Curated Robert Storr, Barbara London, Kalliopi Minioudaki, and Francesca Pietropaolo. Stavros Niarchos Cultural Center, Athens, Greece

Station to Station. A 30 Day Happening, Barbican, London, UK

STADT / BILD – Xenopolis, Deutsche Bank KunstHalle, Berlin, Germany

Animal Turn – die Hinwendung zum Tier, Städtische Galerie Waldkraiburg, Waldkraiburg, Germany

Geh‘ und spiel mit dem Riesen! Kindheit, Kritik, Emanzipation, Museum Villa Stuck, Munich, Germany

Local Stories / Global Practices, Museo de Antioquia, MDE15 – Medellin International Art Encounter, Medellin, Colombia

Nel Mezzo del Mezzo, Museo Riso, Palermo, Italy

La guerra che verrà non è la prima, MART- Museo d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, Rovereto, Italy



4th International Canakkale Biennial, Canakkale, Turkey

The Disappearance of the fireflies, Collection Lambert, Avignon, France

Art of Sound, Fondazione Prada, Venice, Italy

The Vincent Award 2014, Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, Den Haag, The Netherlands

Pictures in Time: Goetz Collection at Haus der Kunst, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany

Fruits de la passion: la collection du Centre Pompidou, Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art, Kobe, Japa

Imagineering, Okayama Art Project, Okayama, Japan

La guerra che verrà non è la prima 1914 – 2014, MART- Museo d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, Rovereto, Italy

1 + 1 = 1, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal, Canada

La guerra che verrà non è la prima, MART- Museo d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, Rovereto, Italy

The Theater of the World/El Teatro del Mundo, Museo Tamayo Arte Contemporaneo, Oaxaca, Mexico 

From Picasso to Sol LeWitt – Artists books from the BFA collection, Museum Meermanno, The Hague, Netherlands

All Too Human, Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum, Geneva, Switzerland

Anri Sala: Dammi i Colori, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA

Artgenève 2015, Villa Sarasin, Geneva, Switzerland

The International Exhibition. Muslim Mulliqi Prize 2014 / 10th Edition, National Gallery of Kosovo, Prishtina, Kosovo

Infinite Jest, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany

Beston Film Festival, SARP Pavilion, Warsaw, Poland

Goal, Goal, Gooaal! The Game of Games in Art, Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Germany

GOLA: Art and science of Taste, Triennale di Milano, Milan, Italy

Herbert Foundation and mumok in Dialogue, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien, Vienna, Austria

Meer Macht (More Power), Museum de Fundatie, Paleis aan de Blijmarkt, Zwolle, The Netherlands

Devant la Souffrance, Musee international de la Croix-Rouge, Geneva, Switzerland

Berlin Biennale, Berlin, Germany

From Speaker to Receiver, Anna K. Meredith Gallery, Des Moines Art Center, Iowa

The Committed View, The Francisco Godia Foundation, Barcelona, Spain

Une histoire, art, architecture et design, des années 80 à aujourd'hui, Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art ModernePlace Georges Pompidou, Paris, France

Open Museum Open City, MAXXI: National Museum of XXI Century Arts, Rome, Italy

Arche Noah. Über Tier und Mensch in der Kunst, Museum Ostwall, Dortmund, Germany 

Under Erasure, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Israel 



Utopien vermeid en (Avoiding Utopias), Werkleitz Festival 2013, Halle, Germany 

32nd Edition of the Istanbul Film Festival, Istanbul 

Back to Tomorrow, Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst, Leipzig, Germany

Sharjah Biennale 11: Re:emerge – Towards a New Cultural Cartography, United Arab Emirates

Contemplating Death, Meadia Art Lab, Moscow, Russia 

Someone Else, Landesmuseum, Linz, Austria 

Someone Else, Dunedin Public Art Gallery, Dunedin, New Zealand 

His Master’s Voice. On Voice and Language, Hartware Medien Kunst Verein, Dortmund, Germany  

An Idea of Beauty, Centro di Cultura Contemporanea Strozzina, Florence, Italy 

Festival Bo:om, Seoul, Korea

The 5th Auckland Triennial, Auckland, New Zealand 

Rhythm in it, Aargauer Kunsthaus, Aarau, Switzerland

Of more than one voice, ATRIUM, Vitoria, Spain

One on One, KW Institute, Berlin, Germany 

The Unanswered Question. İskele2 , NBK - Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin, Germany

Las Nouvelles Babylones, Centre d’Art du parc Saint Léger, Pougues-les-Eaux, France

Le Pont, MAC  Musées d´Art Contemporain Marseille, Marseille, France

Dread-Fear in the age of Technological Acceleration, De Hallen Haarlem’s Young Curator’s Grant, Museum de Itallen, Netherlands

Reading Cinema, Finding Words: Art after Marcel Broodthaers, MOMAK, The National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto

The Way of the Shovel: Art as Archaeology, MCA Chicago, Illinois

Making Space: 40 Years of Video Art, Musée cantonal des Beaux-Arts, Lausanne, Switzerland