Artists

Rebecca Horn

Born 1944

EDUCATION
1963-70 Studied at the Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Hamburg, Germany

TEACHING POSITIONS
Since 1989 Professor at Hochschule der Künste, Berlin, Germany
1974 Guest Lecturer, California Art Institute, Los Angeles, and University of California at San Diego, USA

GRANTS and AWARDS
2017
Willhelm Lehmbruck Prize, Lehmbruck Museum, Duisburg, Germany
2016 The Order Pour Le Mérite For Sciences and Arts
2011 Grande Médaille des Arts Plastiques, France
2010 Praemium Imperiale, Tokyo. Japan
2010
Hessischer Kulturpreis, Germany
2004
Barnett and Annalee Newman Award
2003
Hans-Molfenter-Preis, Stuttgart, Germany
1992 Kaiserring of the city of Goslar and Medienkunstpreis Karlsruhe, Germany
1988 Carnegie Prize (Carnegie International, Pittsburgh) for „The Hydra Forest, Performing Oscar Wilde”
1986 Arnold-Bode-Preis, documenta 8, Kassel, Germany
1979 Kunstpreis der Böttcherstraße, Bremen, Germany
1977 Kunstpreis Glockengasse, Cologne, Germany
1975 Deutscher Kritikerpreis for the film „Berlin-Übungen in neun Stücken: Unter dem Wasser schlafen“, Berlin, Germany
1971 DAAD-scholarship for St.Martin’s School of Art, London, England

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019
Body Fantasies, Museum Tinguely, Basel, Switzerland
Theatre of Metamorphoses, Centre Pompidou – Metz, France

2018
Gabinet, Es Baluard Museu d’Art Modern | Contemporani de Palma, Palma, Spain
Glowing Core, Cathedral Forum St. Hedwig, Berlin, Germany
Passing the Moon of Evidence, Studio Trisorio, Naples, Italy

2017

Hauchkörper (Breathing Bodies), Lehmbruck Museum, Duisburg, Germany

2016
Tate Film Pioneers: Rebecca Horn: Films, 1970 – 2016, Tate Modern, London, England

2015
Glowing Core, La Llotja, Palma de Mallorca, Palma, Spain
The Vertebrae Oracle, Studio Trisorio, Naples, Italy
Works in Progress, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, MA, USA
The Warriors as Will O’ the Wisps, Zurich Kunsthaus, Zurich, Switzerland

2014
Black Moon Mirror, Galerie Thomas Modern, Munich, Germany
des arts plastiques au cinéma, 7èmes Journées Internationales du Film sur l’Art, Louvre, Paris
Between the Knives the Emptiness, Galerie Lelong, Paris, France
The Vertebrae Oracle, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York

2013
A Chemical Wedding in Istanbul, GALERIARTIST, Istanbul, Turkey
The Suitcase of Escape, The Multimedia Art Museum Moscow, Moscow, Russia

2012
Capuzzelle, Studio Trisorio, Naples, Italy
Federn tanzen auf den Schultern, Weserburg Museum, Bremen, Germany
Passage Through Light, National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA), New Delhi, India
Rebecca Horn & Guests, Maribor Art Gallery, Maribor, Slovenia

2011
Ravens Gold Rush, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York

2010
Rebellion in Silence, Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil, São Paulo, Brazil

2009
Fata Morgana, Fondazione Bevilacqua, Galleria di Piazza San Marco, Venice, Italy
Peacock-Sunrise, Galleria Marie-Laure Fleisch, Rome, Italy
Rebellion in Silence Dialogue between Raven and Whale, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan

2008
Studio Trisorio, Rome, Italy
Cosmic Maps, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York
L’Amour cosmique – fou du faucon rouge, Galerie Lelong, Paris, France
Love & Hate, Museum der Moderne Rupertinum, Salzburg, Austria

2007
Jupiter im Oktogon, Museum Wiesbaden, Wiesbaden, Germany
Studio Trisorio, Naples, Italy

2006
Lotusschatten, Zentrum für Internationale Lichtkunst, Unna, Germany
Zeichnungen, Skulpturen, Installationen, Filme 1964-2006, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany
Galerie Beyeler, Basel, Switzerland
Time Goes By, Drill Hall Gallery, Canberra, Australia; RMIT Gallery, Melbourne, Australia

2005
Bodylandscapes, Galerie de France, Paris, France; Hayward Gallery, London, United Kingdom; Fundação Centro Cultural de Belém, Lisbon
Moon Mirror, St. Paul’s Cathedral, London, United Kingdom
Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
Time Goes By, Dunedin Public Art Gallery, Dunedin, New Zealand Twilight Transit, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York

2004
Bodylandscapes, K20 Kunstsammlung, Düsseldorf, Germany
Light imprisoned in the belly of the whale, Es Baluard, Palma, Mallorca, Spain
Moon Mirror, St. Johannes-Evangelist-Kirche, Berlin, Germany
Galleria Trisorio, Naples, Italy

2003
Belle du Vent, Galerie de France, Paris, France
Moon Mirror, Església del convent de Santo Domingo, Pollença, Mallorca, Spain
Tate Liverpool, Liverpool, England
Galante de la noche, “Les soirées nomades,” Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain, Paris, France

2002
Installation with Jannis Kounellis, Galleria Nova Pesa, Rome, Italy
Light imprisoned in the belly of the whale, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
Heartshadows, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, USA
Spiriti di Madreperla, Installation Piazza Plebescito, Naples, Italy

2001
Blue Bath, Galerie Jamileh Weber, Zürich, Switzerland
The Burning Bush, Galerie de France, Paris, France
Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland

2000
Carré d’Art Musée d’Art Contemporain, Nîmes, France
Sighing Stones, Galerie de France, Paris, France
Spiriti Blu, Light Installation, Turin, Italy
Where Rock and Ocean Meet, CGAC Cento Galégo de Arte Contemporanea, Santiago de Compostela, Spain

1999
Piccoli Spiriti Blu, Light Installation, Turin, Italy
Give Time Goes By, Center for Contemporary Art, Ujazdowski Castle, Poland
The Colonies of Bees Undermining the Moles’ Subversive Effort Through Time – Concept for Buchenwald, Part 1 Tram Depot, and Part 2 Schloss
Ettersburg, Weimar, Germany

1998
Bees’ Planetary Map, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York, USA
Mirror of the Night, Stommeln Synagogue, Cologne, Germany
Tailleur du Coeur, Galerie de France, Paris, France

1997
Concerto dei Sospiri, La Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
Les Délices des Evêques & Concert in Reverse Skulptur, Projekte in Münster, Westfälisches, Landesmuseum für Kunst – und Kulturgeschichte, Munster, Germany
The Glance of Infinity, Kestner Gesellschaft, Das Neue Haus, Hannover, Germany

1996
Sighing Stones, Galerie Franck & Schulte, Berlin, Germany

1995
Les Funérailles des instruments, Galerie de France, Paris, France
Les Funérailles des instruments, Festival d’Automne à Paris, Chapelle
Musée de Grenoble, Grenoble, France Saint – Louis de la Salpêtière, Paris, France

1994
Bibliothek des Sibirischen Raben, Galerie König, Vienna, Austria
Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin, Germany; Kunsthalle Wien, Wien, Austria; Tate Gallery, London, United Kingdom; Serpentine Gallery, London,
England
Tower of the Nameless, Naschmarkt, Vienna, Austria
The Turtle Sighing Tree, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York, USA

1993
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; Stedelijk Van Abbesmuseum, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018
Beyond Borders, Boghossian Foundation, Brussels, Belgium
L’envol, La Maison Rouge, Paris, France
The World on Paper–Collection Deutsche Bank, Museum PalaisPopulaire Berlin, Germany
Traces Ecrites, MLF | Marie – Laure Fleisch, Ixelles, Belgium

2017
Entering the Landscape, Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art, Winnipeg, Canada
Kairos Castle. The Art of the Moment, Kasteel van gaasbeek, Lennik, Belgium
Restless Gestures: Works from the Hubert Looser Collection, National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway
Uma Fresta De Possibilidade, Fórum Eugénio de Almeida, Évora, Portugal

2016
An Der Oberfläche-On Surface: From Rodin to de Bruyckere, Lehmbruck Museum, Duisberg, Germany
The Body Extended: Sculpture and Prosthetics, Henry Moore Foundation, Leeds, England
Lines of Passage, Municipal Art Gallery of Mytilene, Mytilene, Greece
Seeing Round Corners, Turner Contemporary , Margate, Kent, England

2015
By the Book, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, USA
Making Traces, Tate Modern, London, England
What We Call Love, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland

2014
Spuren der Moderne, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany
7émes Journées Internationales du Film sur l’Art, Lourve, Paris, France
Art or Sound, Fondazione Prada, Venice, Italy
50 Years: Living with Art, Galerie Thomas Modern, Munich, Germany

2013
Meret Oppenheim parle à Annette Messager, Rebecca Horn, Judith Hopf, Galerie de France, Paris, France
On Nature, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, USA

2012
Art is Liturgy, Kolumba Museum, Cologne, Germany
TRANSART, Festival zeitgenössischer Kultur in cooperation with Museion Bozen, Bolzano, Italy

2011
Rebecca Horn, Jannis Kounellis, Domenico Bianchi, Miguel Navarro–Afinitats i diferències, Galeria Pelaires, Palma de Mallorca, Spain

2010
Art on Paper 2010, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, North Carolina, USA
Encounter Stage: Indoors and Outdoors, KunstGraten Graz, Graz, Austria
Everything is Connected, Castello di Rivoli, Turin, Italy
I Love You, Aros Kunstmuseum, Aarhus, Denmark
Islands Never Found, Musée d ́Art Moderne, Saint-Etienne, France; State Museum of Contemporary Art and Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki, Greece
Jannis Kounellis and Rebecca Horn, Pelaires – Centre Cultural Contemporani Palma de Mallorca, Mallorca, Spain
Just Love Me, Musée d’Art Moderne Grand – Duc Jean, Luxembourg
Night Scented Stock, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, USA
Outside the Box: Edition Jacob Samuel, 1988-2010, The Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, USA
The Private Museum, Galleria d’Arte Moderna, Bergamo, Italy
Starter–Vehbi Koc Foundation Contemporary Art Collection, Arter, Istanbul
The Surreal House, Barbican Art Gallery, London, England
Tenir, debout, Musée des Beaux-Arts de Valenciennes, Valenciennes, France
Thrice Upon a Time, Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden

2009
1968. Die Große Unschuld, Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Bielefield, Germany
60 Jahre–60 Werke: Kunst aus der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany
A Room of Her Own, McClain Gallery, Houston, Tx, USA
Art of Two Germanys / Cold War Cultures, Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), Los Angeles, Ca, USA
aus/gezeichnet/zeichnen, Akademie der Künste, Berlin, Germany
elles@centrepompidou, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
Drawings Anyone? Recent Acquisitions from the Eleanor and Henry Hitchcock Foundation, Denver Art Museum, Denver, USA
DURCHdRINGEN, kunstGarten Graz, Graz, Austria
Kunst und Kalter Krieg: Deutsche Positionen 1945–1989, Germanisches, Nationalmuseum, Nuremberg, Germany; Deutsches Historisches
Museum, Berlin, Germany
Kunst und Öffentlichkeit, Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin, Germany
Mots sous les pierres: Rebecca Horn and Giuseppe Penone, Galerie Alice Pauli, Lausanne, Switzerland
Odes to Common Things / Oda a las cosas, Galeria Arnes + Röpke, Madrid, Spain
Re/Formations: Disability, Women, and Sculpture, Van Every/Smith Galleries, Davidson College, Davidson, North Carolina, USA;
The National Institute for Art and Disabilities, Richmond, Ca, USA

Taswir–Islamische Bildwelten und Moderne, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany

2008
40 Years Video Art in Germany, Sofia Art Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria
40jahrevideokunst.de, Museo Villa Croce, Geneva, Switzerland
Art/Tapes/22, University Art Museum, College for the Arts, Long Beach, USA
Biennale of Sydney 2008, Sydney, Australia
Bloodline the Evolution of Form, McClain Gallery, Houston, USA
Die verborgene Spur–Jüdische Wege durch die Moderne, Felix-Nussbaum-Haus, Osnabrück, Germany
Exquisite Corpse: IMMA Collection Exhibition, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland
Kunstmaschinen–Maschinenkunst, Museum Tinguely, Basel, Switzerland
Sound of Art, Museum der Moderne Salzburg, Austria
traces du sacré, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
traces du sacré, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany
Visite–Von Gerhard Richter bis Rebecca Horn, Kunst-und Ausstellungshalle, Bonn, Germany
WACK! Art and the Feminist Revolution, P.S. 1, Long Island City, New York, USA
Zerbrechliche Schönheit. Glas im Blick der Kunst, Museum Kunst Palast, Düsseldorf, Germany

2007
Dalla terra alla luna–metafore di viaggio (parte I), Museo d’arte contemporanea Castello di Rivoli, Turin, Italy
Der unendliche Raum dehnt sich aus, Kolumba, Cologne, Germany
Face to Face–The Daros Collections, Part 1, Daros Exhibitions, Zurich, Switzerland
Fédérale d’Allemagne, Bozar–Palais des Beaux-Arts / Paleis voor Schone Kunsten, Brussels, Belgium
Fondation Beyeler: EROS in der Kunst der Moderne, BA-CA Kunstforum, Vienna, Austria
Kunstmaschinen–Maschinenkunst, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Lights, Camera, Action: Artists Films for the Cinema, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, USA
Poetry in Motion, Galerie Beyeler, Basel, Switzerland
Pontus Hultén–Künstler einer Sammlung, hlmd–Hessisches Landesmuseum, Germany Darmstadt; Henie Onstad Art Centre, Høvikodden, Norway
Rouge baiser, FRAC–Pays de Loire, Carquefou, France
Ver bailar. Dialogo entre la danza y las bellas artes, Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporaneo (CAAC), Sevilla, Spain
Vertigo: The Century of Off – Media Art from Futuris to the web, MAMbo–Museo d’Arte Moderna di Bologna, Bologna, Italy
WACK! Art and the Feminist Revolution, Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), Los Angeles, USA
You’ll Never Know, Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery, Carlisle, England

2006
All the Best–The Deutsche Bank Collection and Zaha Hadid, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore
Artists See God, The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco; Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach; Institute of Contemporary Arts, Philadelphia; Contemporary Art Center of Virginia, Virginia Beach; Albright College Freedman Art Gallery, Reading; Cheekwood Museum of Art, USA
A Short History of Performance IV, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, England
Busy going crazy–the Sylvio Perlstein collection, La Maison Rouge, Paris, France
DISEGNI, Studio Trisorio, Naples, USA
Helga de Alvear–Concepts for A Collection, Exhibition Centre of Centro Cultural deBelém, Brazil
Kunst und Photographie, Photographie und Kunst, Galerie Bernd Klüser, Munich, Germany
The Subverted Object, Ubu Gallery, New York, USA
Tokyo Blossoms: Deutsche Bank Collection meets Zaha Hadid, Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan
Transformation. Aus eigener Sammlung, Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz, Liechtenstein
Walking and Falling, Magasin 3, Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden
You’ll Never Know, Harris Museum and Art Gallery, Preston; Glynn Vivian Gallery, Swansea; The Lowry, Salford; The New Art Gallery, Walsall, England

2005
The Artist’s Body. Then and Now, Centre d’Art Contemporain, Geneva, Switzerland
Behind the Facts. Interfunktionen 1968–75, Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany
Bewegliche Teile. Formen des Kinetischen, Museum Tinguely, Basel, Switzerland
Körper–Leib–Raum, Skulpturenmuseum Glaskasten Marl, Marl, Germany
Kunst und Cover / Lettre International, Museum für Angewandte Kunst, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
(my private) Heroes, MARTa Herford, Herford, Germany
Sammel-Leidenschaften, Neues Museum Weserburg, Bremen, Germany
Schattenspiel. Schatten und Licht in der zeitgenössischen Kunst–Eine an Hans Christian Andersen, Kunsthalle Kiel, Kiel, Germany
UdK Berlin–Fakultät Bildende Kunst, Berlinische Galerie, Berlin, Germany

2004
Miradas Y Conceptos En La Collección Helga de Alvear, Museo Extremeño e Iberoamericano de Arte Contemporáneo (MEIAC), Badajoz, Spain
Ordering the Ordinary, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, England
Videographies–The Early Decades from the EMST collection, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens, Greece
ZOO STORY: An exhibition of animals in art–for the young and the young at heart, Fisher Landau Center for Art, Long Island City, USA

2003
Die Neue Kunsthalle, Kunsthalle Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
From Broodthaers to Horn, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Live Culture, Tate Modern, London, England
Phantom der Lust, Neue Galerie, Graz, Austria

2002
100 Artists See God, Independent Curators International, New York
Traveling Exhibition Drehen, Kreisen, Rotieren, Kunstmuseum Heidenheim; Kunst-Museum Ahlen in der Theodor F. Leifeld-Stiftung, Ahlen; Pfalzgalerie Kaiserslautern, Kaiserslautern, Germany
Tempo, Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA

2001
Celebrating a Decade, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland
Clench Clench Flinch, Paul Rodgers/9W, New York, USA

2000
Between Cinema and a Hard Place, Tate Modern, London, England
Regarding Beauty: A View of The Late Twentieth Century, The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C.; Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany

1999
25 Jahre–25 Years, Galerie Jamileh Weber, Zurich, Switzerland

  • Irrlichter, Will o´ the Wisps, 2013
    glass, steel, brass, shells, motor, electronic device, shoes, map

  • Liebesflucht, Muschelschlaf / Sleeping inside the Shell, 2009
    gear, motor, electronic, bronze, steel, shell, electronic device

  • Shell Piano, 2014
    glass funnel, steel, brass, shell, metal balls, gold leaf, electronic device

  • Magic Rock, 2005
    steel, motor, electronic, stone, crystal, wooden pedestal

CAPTION

Irrlichter, Will o´ the Wisps, 2013
glass, steel, brass, shells, motor, electronic device, shoes, map
158 x 78 x 19 cm | 62 1/4 x 30 2/3 x 7 1/2 in
RHOR/GTS 92

Liebesflucht, Muschelschlaf / Sleeping inside the Shell, 2009
gear, motor, electronic, bronze, steel, shell, electronic device
80 x 180 x 30 cm | 31 1/2 x 70 3/4 x 11 3/4 in
RHOR/GTS 96

Shell Piano, 2014
glass funnel, steel, brass, shell, metal balls, gold leaf, electronic device
18 x 54 x 54 cm | 7 x 21 1/4 x 21 1/4 in
RHOR/GTS 97

Magic Rock, 2005
steel, motor, electronic, stone, crystal, wooden pedestal
49 x 35 x 17 cm | 19 1/3 x 13 3/4 x 6 2/3 in
RHOR/GTS 95

Biography and Concept

Born 1944

EDUCATION
1963-70 Studied at the Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Hamburg, Germany

TEACHING POSITIONS
Since 1989 Professor at Hochschule der Künste, Berlin, Germany
1974 Guest Lecturer, California Art Institute, Los Angeles, and University of California at San Diego, USA

GRANTS and AWARDS
2017
Willhelm Lehmbruck Prize, Lehmbruck Museum, Duisburg, Germany
2016 The Order Pour Le Mérite For Sciences and Arts
2011 Grande Médaille des Arts Plastiques, France
2010 Praemium Imperiale, Tokyo. Japan
2010
Hessischer Kulturpreis, Germany
2004
Barnett and Annalee Newman Award
2003
Hans-Molfenter-Preis, Stuttgart, Germany
1992 Kaiserring of the city of Goslar and Medienkunstpreis Karlsruhe, Germany
1988 Carnegie Prize (Carnegie International, Pittsburgh) for „The Hydra Forest, Performing Oscar Wilde”
1986 Arnold-Bode-Preis, documenta 8, Kassel, Germany
1979 Kunstpreis der Böttcherstraße, Bremen, Germany
1977 Kunstpreis Glockengasse, Cologne, Germany
1975 Deutscher Kritikerpreis for the film „Berlin-Übungen in neun Stücken: Unter dem Wasser schlafen“, Berlin, Germany
1971 DAAD-scholarship for St.Martin’s School of Art, London, England

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Exhibitions

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019
Body Fantasies, Museum Tinguely, Basel, Switzerland
Theatre of Metamorphoses, Centre Pompidou – Metz, France

2018
Gabinet, Es Baluard Museu d’Art Modern | Contemporani de Palma, Palma, Spain
Glowing Core, Cathedral Forum St. Hedwig, Berlin, Germany
Passing the Moon of Evidence, Studio Trisorio, Naples, Italy

2017

Hauchkörper (Breathing Bodies), Lehmbruck Museum, Duisburg, Germany

2016
Tate Film Pioneers: Rebecca Horn: Films, 1970 – 2016, Tate Modern, London, England

2015
Glowing Core, La Llotja, Palma de Mallorca, Palma, Spain
The Vertebrae Oracle, Studio Trisorio, Naples, Italy
Works in Progress, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, MA, USA
The Warriors as Will O’ the Wisps, Zurich Kunsthaus, Zurich, Switzerland

2014
Black Moon Mirror, Galerie Thomas Modern, Munich, Germany
des arts plastiques au cinéma, 7èmes Journées Internationales du Film sur l’Art, Louvre, Paris
Between the Knives the Emptiness, Galerie Lelong, Paris, France
The Vertebrae Oracle, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York

2013
A Chemical Wedding in Istanbul, GALERIARTIST, Istanbul, Turkey
The Suitcase of Escape, The Multimedia Art Museum Moscow, Moscow, Russia

2012
Capuzzelle, Studio Trisorio, Naples, Italy
Federn tanzen auf den Schultern, Weserburg Museum, Bremen, Germany
Passage Through Light, National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA), New Delhi, India
Rebecca Horn & Guests, Maribor Art Gallery, Maribor, Slovenia

2011
Ravens Gold Rush, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York

2010
Rebellion in Silence, Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil, São Paulo, Brazil

2009
Fata Morgana, Fondazione Bevilacqua, Galleria di Piazza San Marco, Venice, Italy
Peacock-Sunrise, Galleria Marie-Laure Fleisch, Rome, Italy
Rebellion in Silence Dialogue between Raven and Whale, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan

2008
Studio Trisorio, Rome, Italy
Cosmic Maps, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York
L’Amour cosmique – fou du faucon rouge, Galerie Lelong, Paris, France
Love & Hate, Museum der Moderne Rupertinum, Salzburg, Austria

2007
Jupiter im Oktogon, Museum Wiesbaden, Wiesbaden, Germany
Studio Trisorio, Naples, Italy

2006
Lotusschatten, Zentrum für Internationale Lichtkunst, Unna, Germany
Zeichnungen, Skulpturen, Installationen, Filme 1964-2006, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany
Galerie Beyeler, Basel, Switzerland
Time Goes By, Drill Hall Gallery, Canberra, Australia; RMIT Gallery, Melbourne, Australia

2005
Bodylandscapes, Galerie de France, Paris, France; Hayward Gallery, London, United Kingdom; Fundação Centro Cultural de Belém, Lisbon
Moon Mirror, St. Paul’s Cathedral, London, United Kingdom
Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
Time Goes By, Dunedin Public Art Gallery, Dunedin, New Zealand Twilight Transit, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York

2004
Bodylandscapes, K20 Kunstsammlung, Düsseldorf, Germany
Light imprisoned in the belly of the whale, Es Baluard, Palma, Mallorca, Spain
Moon Mirror, St. Johannes-Evangelist-Kirche, Berlin, Germany
Galleria Trisorio, Naples, Italy

2003
Belle du Vent, Galerie de France, Paris, France
Moon Mirror, Església del convent de Santo Domingo, Pollença, Mallorca, Spain
Tate Liverpool, Liverpool, England
Galante de la noche, “Les soirées nomades,” Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain, Paris, France

2002
Installation with Jannis Kounellis, Galleria Nova Pesa, Rome, Italy
Light imprisoned in the belly of the whale, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
Heartshadows, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, USA
Spiriti di Madreperla, Installation Piazza Plebescito, Naples, Italy

2001
Blue Bath, Galerie Jamileh Weber, Zürich, Switzerland
The Burning Bush, Galerie de France, Paris, France
Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland

2000
Carré d’Art Musée d’Art Contemporain, Nîmes, France
Sighing Stones, Galerie de France, Paris, France
Spiriti Blu, Light Installation, Turin, Italy
Where Rock and Ocean Meet, CGAC Cento Galégo de Arte Contemporanea, Santiago de Compostela, Spain

1999
Piccoli Spiriti Blu, Light Installation, Turin, Italy
Give Time Goes By, Center for Contemporary Art, Ujazdowski Castle, Poland
The Colonies of Bees Undermining the Moles’ Subversive Effort Through Time – Concept for Buchenwald, Part 1 Tram Depot, and Part 2 Schloss
Ettersburg, Weimar, Germany

1998
Bees’ Planetary Map, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York, USA
Mirror of the Night, Stommeln Synagogue, Cologne, Germany
Tailleur du Coeur, Galerie de France, Paris, France

1997
Concerto dei Sospiri, La Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
Les Délices des Evêques & Concert in Reverse Skulptur, Projekte in Münster, Westfälisches, Landesmuseum für Kunst – und Kulturgeschichte, Munster, Germany
The Glance of Infinity, Kestner Gesellschaft, Das Neue Haus, Hannover, Germany

1996
Sighing Stones, Galerie Franck & Schulte, Berlin, Germany

1995
Les Funérailles des instruments, Galerie de France, Paris, France
Les Funérailles des instruments, Festival d’Automne à Paris, Chapelle
Musée de Grenoble, Grenoble, France Saint – Louis de la Salpêtière, Paris, France

1994
Bibliothek des Sibirischen Raben, Galerie König, Vienna, Austria
Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin, Germany; Kunsthalle Wien, Wien, Austria; Tate Gallery, London, United Kingdom; Serpentine Gallery, London,
England
Tower of the Nameless, Naschmarkt, Vienna, Austria
The Turtle Sighing Tree, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York, USA

1993
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; Stedelijk Van Abbesmuseum, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018
Beyond Borders, Boghossian Foundation, Brussels, Belgium
L’envol, La Maison Rouge, Paris, France
The World on Paper–Collection Deutsche Bank, Museum PalaisPopulaire Berlin, Germany
Traces Ecrites, MLF | Marie – Laure Fleisch, Ixelles, Belgium

2017
Entering the Landscape, Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art, Winnipeg, Canada
Kairos Castle. The Art of the Moment, Kasteel van gaasbeek, Lennik, Belgium
Restless Gestures: Works from the Hubert Looser Collection, National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway
Uma Fresta De Possibilidade, Fórum Eugénio de Almeida, Évora, Portugal

2016
An Der Oberfläche-On Surface: From Rodin to de Bruyckere, Lehmbruck Museum, Duisberg, Germany
The Body Extended: Sculpture and Prosthetics, Henry Moore Foundation, Leeds, England
Lines of Passage, Municipal Art Gallery of Mytilene, Mytilene, Greece
Seeing Round Corners, Turner Contemporary , Margate, Kent, England

2015
By the Book, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, USA
Making Traces, Tate Modern, London, England
What We Call Love, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland

2014
Spuren der Moderne, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany
7émes Journées Internationales du Film sur l’Art, Lourve, Paris, France
Art or Sound, Fondazione Prada, Venice, Italy
50 Years: Living with Art, Galerie Thomas Modern, Munich, Germany

2013
Meret Oppenheim parle à Annette Messager, Rebecca Horn, Judith Hopf, Galerie de France, Paris, France
On Nature, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, USA

2012
Art is Liturgy, Kolumba Museum, Cologne, Germany
TRANSART, Festival zeitgenössischer Kultur in cooperation with Museion Bozen, Bolzano, Italy

2011
Rebecca Horn, Jannis Kounellis, Domenico Bianchi, Miguel Navarro–Afinitats i diferències, Galeria Pelaires, Palma de Mallorca, Spain

2010
Art on Paper 2010, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, North Carolina, USA
Encounter Stage: Indoors and Outdoors, KunstGraten Graz, Graz, Austria
Everything is Connected, Castello di Rivoli, Turin, Italy
I Love You, Aros Kunstmuseum, Aarhus, Denmark
Islands Never Found, Musée d ́Art Moderne, Saint-Etienne, France; State Museum of Contemporary Art and Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki, Greece
Jannis Kounellis and Rebecca Horn, Pelaires – Centre Cultural Contemporani Palma de Mallorca, Mallorca, Spain
Just Love Me, Musée d’Art Moderne Grand – Duc Jean, Luxembourg
Night Scented Stock, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, USA
Outside the Box: Edition Jacob Samuel, 1988-2010, The Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, USA
The Private Museum, Galleria d’Arte Moderna, Bergamo, Italy
Starter–Vehbi Koc Foundation Contemporary Art Collection, Arter, Istanbul
The Surreal House, Barbican Art Gallery, London, England
Tenir, debout, Musée des Beaux-Arts de Valenciennes, Valenciennes, France
Thrice Upon a Time, Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden

2009
1968. Die Große Unschuld, Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Bielefield, Germany
60 Jahre–60 Werke: Kunst aus der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany
A Room of Her Own, McClain Gallery, Houston, Tx, USA
Art of Two Germanys / Cold War Cultures, Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), Los Angeles, Ca, USA
aus/gezeichnet/zeichnen, Akademie der Künste, Berlin, Germany
elles@centrepompidou, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
Drawings Anyone? Recent Acquisitions from the Eleanor and Henry Hitchcock Foundation, Denver Art Museum, Denver, USA
DURCHdRINGEN, kunstGarten Graz, Graz, Austria
Kunst und Kalter Krieg: Deutsche Positionen 1945–1989, Germanisches, Nationalmuseum, Nuremberg, Germany; Deutsches Historisches
Museum, Berlin, Germany
Kunst und Öffentlichkeit, Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin, Germany
Mots sous les pierres: Rebecca Horn and Giuseppe Penone, Galerie Alice Pauli, Lausanne, Switzerland
Odes to Common Things / Oda a las cosas, Galeria Arnes + Röpke, Madrid, Spain
Re/Formations: Disability, Women, and Sculpture, Van Every/Smith Galleries, Davidson College, Davidson, North Carolina, USA;
The National Institute for Art and Disabilities, Richmond, Ca, USA

Taswir–Islamische Bildwelten und Moderne, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany

2008
40 Years Video Art in Germany, Sofia Art Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria
40jahrevideokunst.de, Museo Villa Croce, Geneva, Switzerland
Art/Tapes/22, University Art Museum, College for the Arts, Long Beach, USA
Biennale of Sydney 2008, Sydney, Australia
Bloodline the Evolution of Form, McClain Gallery, Houston, USA
Die verborgene Spur–Jüdische Wege durch die Moderne, Felix-Nussbaum-Haus, Osnabrück, Germany
Exquisite Corpse: IMMA Collection Exhibition, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland
Kunstmaschinen–Maschinenkunst, Museum Tinguely, Basel, Switzerland
Sound of Art, Museum der Moderne Salzburg, Austria
traces du sacré, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
traces du sacré, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany
Visite–Von Gerhard Richter bis Rebecca Horn, Kunst-und Ausstellungshalle, Bonn, Germany
WACK! Art and the Feminist Revolution, P.S. 1, Long Island City, New York, USA
Zerbrechliche Schönheit. Glas im Blick der Kunst, Museum Kunst Palast, Düsseldorf, Germany

2007
Dalla terra alla luna–metafore di viaggio (parte I), Museo d’arte contemporanea Castello di Rivoli, Turin, Italy
Der unendliche Raum dehnt sich aus, Kolumba, Cologne, Germany
Face to Face–The Daros Collections, Part 1, Daros Exhibitions, Zurich, Switzerland
Fédérale d’Allemagne, Bozar–Palais des Beaux-Arts / Paleis voor Schone Kunsten, Brussels, Belgium
Fondation Beyeler: EROS in der Kunst der Moderne, BA-CA Kunstforum, Vienna, Austria
Kunstmaschinen–Maschinenkunst, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Lights, Camera, Action: Artists Films for the Cinema, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, USA
Poetry in Motion, Galerie Beyeler, Basel, Switzerland
Pontus Hultén–Künstler einer Sammlung, hlmd–Hessisches Landesmuseum, Germany Darmstadt; Henie Onstad Art Centre, Høvikodden, Norway
Rouge baiser, FRAC–Pays de Loire, Carquefou, France
Ver bailar. Dialogo entre la danza y las bellas artes, Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporaneo (CAAC), Sevilla, Spain
Vertigo: The Century of Off – Media Art from Futuris to the web, MAMbo–Museo d’Arte Moderna di Bologna, Bologna, Italy
WACK! Art and the Feminist Revolution, Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), Los Angeles, USA
You’ll Never Know, Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery, Carlisle, England

2006
All the Best–The Deutsche Bank Collection and Zaha Hadid, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore
Artists See God, The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco; Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach; Institute of Contemporary Arts, Philadelphia; Contemporary Art Center of Virginia, Virginia Beach; Albright College Freedman Art Gallery, Reading; Cheekwood Museum of Art, USA
A Short History of Performance IV, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, England
Busy going crazy–the Sylvio Perlstein collection, La Maison Rouge, Paris, France
DISEGNI, Studio Trisorio, Naples, USA
Helga de Alvear–Concepts for A Collection, Exhibition Centre of Centro Cultural deBelém, Brazil
Kunst und Photographie, Photographie und Kunst, Galerie Bernd Klüser, Munich, Germany
The Subverted Object, Ubu Gallery, New York, USA
Tokyo Blossoms: Deutsche Bank Collection meets Zaha Hadid, Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan
Transformation. Aus eigener Sammlung, Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz, Liechtenstein
Walking and Falling, Magasin 3, Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden
You’ll Never Know, Harris Museum and Art Gallery, Preston; Glynn Vivian Gallery, Swansea; The Lowry, Salford; The New Art Gallery, Walsall, England

2005
The Artist’s Body. Then and Now, Centre d’Art Contemporain, Geneva, Switzerland
Behind the Facts. Interfunktionen 1968–75, Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany
Bewegliche Teile. Formen des Kinetischen, Museum Tinguely, Basel, Switzerland
Körper–Leib–Raum, Skulpturenmuseum Glaskasten Marl, Marl, Germany
Kunst und Cover / Lettre International, Museum für Angewandte Kunst, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
(my private) Heroes, MARTa Herford, Herford, Germany
Sammel-Leidenschaften, Neues Museum Weserburg, Bremen, Germany
Schattenspiel. Schatten und Licht in der zeitgenössischen Kunst–Eine an Hans Christian Andersen, Kunsthalle Kiel, Kiel, Germany
UdK Berlin–Fakultät Bildende Kunst, Berlinische Galerie, Berlin, Germany

2004
Miradas Y Conceptos En La Collección Helga de Alvear, Museo Extremeño e Iberoamericano de Arte Contemporáneo (MEIAC), Badajoz, Spain
Ordering the Ordinary, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, England
Videographies–The Early Decades from the EMST collection, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens, Greece
ZOO STORY: An exhibition of animals in art–for the young and the young at heart, Fisher Landau Center for Art, Long Island City, USA

2003
Die Neue Kunsthalle, Kunsthalle Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
From Broodthaers to Horn, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Live Culture, Tate Modern, London, England
Phantom der Lust, Neue Galerie, Graz, Austria

2002
100 Artists See God, Independent Curators International, New York
Traveling Exhibition Drehen, Kreisen, Rotieren, Kunstmuseum Heidenheim; Kunst-Museum Ahlen in der Theodor F. Leifeld-Stiftung, Ahlen; Pfalzgalerie Kaiserslautern, Kaiserslautern, Germany
Tempo, Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA

2001
Celebrating a Decade, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland
Clench Clench Flinch, Paul Rodgers/9W, New York, USA

2000
Between Cinema and a Hard Place, Tate Modern, London, England
Regarding Beauty: A View of The Late Twentieth Century, The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C.; Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany

1999
25 Jahre–25 Years, Galerie Jamileh Weber, Zurich, Switzerland