Timeline

1962
Born in Groningen, Netherlands
1983–1988
Academie Minerva, Groningen, Netherlands
1987–1988
Ateliers ‘63, Haarlem, Netherlands
1993
Prize of Kunstverein Hannover, Hannover
1998
Sandbergprijs, Amsterdams Fonds voor de Kunst
2002
Heinikenprize, Amsterdam
Lives and works in Amsterdam

Exhibitions

2011
Roma Pavillon, 54th Venice Bienniale Venice, Italy
2010
Sao Paulo Biennale, Brazil
2010
Center for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, Poland
2010
51. Oktober Salon, Belgrad, Serbia
2009
carlier | gebauer, Berlin (solo)
2009
Museum of Modern Art, New York (solo)
2008
Moderna Galerija, Ljubljana, Slovenia (solo)
2008
Ludwigforum, Aachen, Germany (solo)
2008
Art, Prize and Value, Contemporary Art Center of Palazzo Strozzi, Florence, Italy
2008
The Pre-History of the crisis (I), Project Arts Center, Dublin, Irland
2008
Prospect 1, New Orleans, USA
2008
Short Stories, Museum für Gestaltung, Zurich, Switzerland
2008
The Subject Now, Adam Art Gallery, Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
2008
Land Wars, Te Tuhi Centre for the Arts, Manukau City, New Zealand
2008
Peripheral Vision and collective Body, Museion, Bolzano, Italy
2008
East of Eden, Zentrum Paul Klee, Bern, Switzerland
2008
Glück-welches Glück, Hygienemuseum, Dresden
2008
Working Men, Galerie Analix Forever, Geneva, Switzerland
2007–2008
Passage du temps / Collection François Pinault Foundation, Tri Postal, Lille, France
2007
La Biennale di Venezia, Italy
2007
Dutch Pavilion, 52. Venice Biennial, Italy (solo)
2007
Camden Arts Center, London, UK (solo)
2007
Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen, Norway (solo)
2007
Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, UK (solo)
2007
Kunstverein Hannover, Hannover, Germany (solo)
2007
Schmerz/Pain, Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin
2007
Eyes Wide Open, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2007
Von Aernout Mik bis Bill Viola, Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin
2007
Die Kunst des Alterns, arge/kunst Galerie Museum, Bozen, Italy
2007
Contour, Stedelijk Museum het Prinsenhof, Delft, Netherlands
2007
Schmerz, Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin
2007
Free Electrons: Works from the Lemaitre collection, Centro Internacional de Cultura Contemporánea, San Sebastian, Spain
2007
Her(his)tory, Museum of Cycladic art, Athens
2007
Free Electrons: Works from the Lemaitre collection, CICC, San Sebastian, Spain
2007
HER(HIS)TORY, Museum of Cycladic art, Athens
2007
Aernout Mik: Vacuum Room, Shifting Sitting, Training Ground, Camden Arts Centre, London, UK; Fruitmarket Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland; Kunsthall Bergen, Norway; Kunstverein Hannover, Germany (solo)
2006–2007
Bin beschäftigt, GAK Gesellschaft für aktuelle Kunst, Bremen
2006–2007
UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA, USA
2006–2007
Galleria Civica di Arte Contemporanea, Trento, Italy
2006
OTHER ROOMS; OTHER VOICES: CONTEMPORARY ART FROM THE FRAC COLLECTION, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
2006
This is America, Centraal Museum, Utrecht, NL
2006
BAK-Basis voor actuele Kunst, Utrecht, NL (solo)
2006
Raw Footage/Scapegoats, BAK, Utrecht, NL; Galleria Civica di Arte Contemporanea, Trento, Italy (solo)
2006
Finissage, Kunstmuseum Thun, Thunerhof, Switzerland (solo)
2006
Refraction, UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
2006
Galleria Massimo de Carlo, Milan, Italy (solo)
2006
Frac Collection, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
2006
News: Recent Acquisitions in Contemporary Art, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
2006
Bin Beshäftigt, GAK, Bremen, Germany
2006
A Short History of Performance - Part IV, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, UK
2006
Postmodelism, Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen, Norway
2006
Art Unlimited - Art Basel, Basel, Switzerland
2006
Sip My Ocean, Louisiana Contemporary, Humlebæk, Denmark
2005
Firewall, Würtembergischer Kunstverein Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
2005
MULTIPLE RÄUME (2): Park, Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Baden-Baden, Germany
2005
Trial of Power, Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
2005
inSite - Art Practices in the Public Domain, San Diego, CA
2005
Aernout Mik: Vacuum Room, Centre pour l’image contemporaine, Geneva, Suisse; Argos, Brussels, Belgium; MC, Los Angeles; carlier | gebauer, Berlin (solo)
2005
Aernout Mik: Refraction, Carlier I Gebauer, Berlin, Germany; New Museum, New York, NY; MCA, Chicago, IL (solo)
2005
UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
2004
Parallel Corner, The Project, New York, NY (solo)
2004
Ludwig Museum, Cologne, Germany (solo)
2004
Haus der Kunst, Munich, Spain (solo)
2004
Museo Pasión, Valladolid, Spain (solo)
2004
Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY (solo)
2004
A City Called Ambition, The Project, Los Angeles, CA
2004
Dialogue 5: Likeness that Lie: Public Fictions , Insite 05, UCSD, San Diego, CA
2004
Firewall, Ausstellungshalle Zeitgennössische Kunst, Munster, Germany
2004
Dass die Körper sprechen, Generali Foundation, Wien, Germany
2004
Fade In, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX
2004
26th Bienal de São Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
2004
Deutsches Hygienemuseum, Dresden, Germany
2004
Suburban House Kit, Deitch Projects, New York, NY
2004
This much is certain, RCA, London, United Kingdom
2003
Art Focus - The Israel Biennial, Museum for Underground, Prisoners, Jerusalem, Israel
2003
MAC-Galeries Contemporaines, Marseille, France
2003
The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH (solo)
2003
BildMuseet, Umeå Universität, Umea, Sweden (solo)
2003
Porin Taidemuseo, Pori, Finland (solo)
2003
The Project, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
2003
Flock, Magasin 3, Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden (solo)
2003
Pulverous, carlier | gebauer, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2003
Frac Champagne-Ardenne, Reims, France (solo)
2003
Les Abbatoirs, Toulouse, France (solo)
2003
In Two Minds, coproduction with Toneelgroep Amsterdam, Netherlands (solo)
2003
Outlook, Athens, Greece
2003
Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul, Turkey
2003
europe exists, Macedonian Museum of Cont. Art, Greece
2003
Turbulence, CAC, Kiev and Museum voor Moderne Kunst, Arnhem, Netherlands
2003
In or Out - Contemporary Art from the Netherlands, NMCA, Seoul, Korea
2003
Zones, Art Gallery of Hamilton, CA
2002
French Collection, MAMCO, Geneva, Switzerland
2002
Ce Qui Arrive, Fondation Cartier, Paris, France
2002
récits, Abbaye Saint-André Centre d’ Art Contemporain, Meymac, France
2002
Das Museum, die Sammlung, der Direktor und seine Liebschaften, MMK, Frankfurt, Germany
2002
Reversal Room, Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands (solo)
2002
AM in the LAM, The Living Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland (solo)
2002
Flock, Fundació Miro, Barcelona, Spain (solo)
2002
CAC, Vilnius, Lithuania (solo)
2002
Galleria Massimo di Carlo, Milano, Italy (solo)
2001
Domaine de Kerghuéhennec, Bignan, France (solo)
2001
The Powerplant Contemporary Art Gallery, Toronto, Canada (solo)
2001
Middlemen, carlier | gebauer, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2001
Exploding Cinema/Cinema without Walls, Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam, Netherlands
2001
Squatters, Museum Serralves, Porto, Portugal
2001
Post-Nature, Dutch Pavilion, Venice Biennial, Venice, Italy
2001
Zero Gravity, Fondazione Adriano Olivetti, Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Italy
2000
Territory, Tokyo City Opera Gallery, Tokyo
2000
Triennial of Yokohama, Japan
2000
Still Moving, Contemporary Photography, Film and Video from the Netherlands, The National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto, Japan
2000
Desperate Optimists, Festival a/d Werf (curated by Moritz Küng), Utrecht, Netherlands
2000
Primal Gestures, Minor Roles, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, Netherlands (solo)
2000
Simultanengang, Kasseler Kunstverein, Kassel, Germany (solo)
2000
Jean Paul Slusser Gallery, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI (solo)
2000
3 Crowds, Institute of Contemporary Art, London, United Kingdom (solo)
1999
Small Disasters, Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam, Netherlands (solo)
1999
Hanging Around, Museum Ludwig, Koln, Germany (solo)
1999
Softer Catwalk in Collapsing Rooms, Galerie Gebauer, Berlin, Germany (solo)
1999
Tales of the Tip, Stichting Fundament, Breda, Netherlands
1999
PosttragikoMik, Palazzo-Delle Papese, Sienna, Italy
1999
A Touch of … Evil, Metronom, Barcelona, Spain
1999
Signs of Life, Melbourne Biennial, Melbourne, Australia
1998
Lick, Galerie Gebauer, Berlin, Germany
1998
N.L, Van Abbe Museum, Eindhoven, Netherlands
1998
Galerie Index, Stockholm, Sweden (solo)
1997
Dutch Pavillion (with Willem Oorebek), XLVII Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy (solo)
1997
ID, Le nouveau Musée, Villeurbanne, France
1997
Fotografie Museum, Helsinki, Finland
1996
Gedraag je, Stedelijk Museum, Bureau Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Germany
1996
Abendland, Munster, Germany
1995
A night at the show, Field, Zürich, Switzerland
1995
Wild Walls, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands
1995
Mommy I am sorry, with Adam Kalkin, De Vleeshal, Middelburg, Netherlands (solo)
1995
Wie die Räume gefüllt werden müssen, Kunstvere, Hannover, Germany (solo)
1995
Stuffed, Weak and Filthy, Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem, Belgium (solo)
1994
Ik + de Ander, Beurs van Berlage, Amsterdam, Netherlands
1994
Swallow, Museum Dhondt - Dhaenens, Deurle, Belgium
1993
Festival a/d Werf, Utrecht, Netherlands
1993
Peiling 1993, Centraal Museum, Utrecht, Netherlands
1992
Nichts und Wieder Nichts, Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem, Belgium (solo)
1991
Dutch entry Biennal de Sâo Paulo, Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, Netherlands
1990
Capital Gains, Museum Fodor, Amsterdam, Netherlands
1990
Voorwerk, Witte de With, Rotterdam, Netherlands (solo)