Claire Fontaine  (French) 

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Claire Fontaine Biography
2013   Nominated for the Prix Marcel Duchamp
Selected Exhibitions
2012 - 2013   9th Shanghai Biennale
2012   Carelessness Causes Fire, Audain Gallery - Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada (solo)
2011   P.I.G.S., Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Castilla y Leon, Spain
2009   Reena Spaulings Fine Art, New York (solo)
2009   Hayward Gallery, London (solo)
2009   T293, Naples (solo)
2008   Counterpoison, Komplot/Le Garage, Brussels (solo)
2008   Change, Galerie Neu, Berlin (solo)
2008   Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris (solo)
2008   DVIR Gallery, Tel Aviv (solo)
2008   Maison Descartes, Institut Francais des Pays-Bas, Amsterdam (solo)
2008   Counter-Poiso, Komplot, Brussels (solo)
2008   Claire Fontaine, Witte de With, Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam (solo)
2008   Tragitti periferici, Facolta di Architettura di Siracus, Universita degli studi di Catania, Sicily (solo)
2008   Instructions for the sharing of private property, project space, The Kitchen, New York (solo)
2008   Capitalism is not working, Gaga Galeriea de Arte Contemoraneo, Mexico D.F. (solo)
2008   An Unruly History of the Readymade, curated by Jessica Morgan, Fundaciíon Jumex, Mexico City*
2008   Artfocus 2008, curated by Ami Barak & Bernardo Blistène, The Jerusalem Foundation, Israel
2008   Manifesta 7, curated by Adam Budak, Roverto, Trentino*
2008   A Modest Proposal, curated by Alistair Robinson, Northern Gallery of Contemporary Art, Sunderland
2008   (title forthcoming), with Josef Strau, Bernadette Corporation and Reena Spaulings, MD72, Berlin
2008   (title forthcoming), ‘Live work/presentations’, curated by Anne-Sophie Dinant, South London Gallery, London
2008   Perplexed in Public, curated by Elena Crippa, Lisson Gallery, London
2008   (title forthcoming), curated by Charlotte Laubard, Musée d’Art Contemporain CAPC, Bordeaux
2008   Revolutions- Forms That Turn, curated by Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev, 16th Biennale of Sydney, Australia*
2008   The Great Transformation. Kunst und Taktische Magie, curated by Chus Martinez, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt
2008   L’argent, curated by Elisabeth Lebovivi and Caroline Bourgeouis, Le Plateau, FRAC ile de Paris, Paris
2008   Jenseits von Eden – Eine Gartenschau: Lost Paradise – Der Blick des Engels, curated by Juri Steiner, Zentrum Paul Klee, Bern
2008   Peripheral Look and Collective Body, Museion, Bolzano*
2008   Claire Fontaine and Marcelo Exposito, two-person show, S.A.L.E., Magazzini del Sale, Venezia
2008   La Chute d’eau, L’espace d’art Circuit, Lausanne
2008   Valeurs Croisées, Les Ateliers de Rennes – Biennale d’art contemporain, Rennes
2008   The Store, curated by Adam Carr, Tulips & Roses, Vilnius
2008   Records played backward, curated by Francois Piron, Sheung Wan Civic Centre, Hong Kong
2008   Where the lions are, curated by G. del Vecchio, A. Rabottini, E.L. Scipioni, A. Viliani, ARCOS Museo d’arte Contemporanea Sannio, Benevento*
2008   Contrapolis; or, Creativity and Enclosure in the Cities, Nai Rotterdam
2008   Pret-à-porter, curated by KunstBüroBerlin for The Kasseler Kunstverein, Fridericianum, Kassel*
2008   Porte-Parole, Theatre Universitaire de Natnes Batiments Censive et Tertre Pole Étudiant, Nantes
2008   Unfair fair, curated by Cecilia Canziani and Vincent Honoré, Loto Arte, Rome*
2008   Fate Presto, Chiesa dell’Addolorata, Salerno*
2008   Ghost in the Machine, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo*
2008   The Artist’s Library, Le Centre international d’art et du Paysage de L’ile de Vassivière
2008   Bad Moon Rising, curated by Jan Van Woensel, Silverman Gallery, San Francisco
2008   The object is the mirror, curated by Max Henry, Wilkinson Gallery, London
2008   Trouble Makers, curated by Marco Baravalle, S.A.L.E, Magazzini del Sale, Venezia
2008   After Spinoza, how to enter the machine, two-person show with Renaud-Auguste Dormeuil, Lumen Travo Gallery, Amsterdam
2007   Equivaleces, Le Centre d’Art Villa Arson, Nice (solo)
2007   The 00’s, The history of a decade that has not yet been named, Biennale d’art Contemporain de Lyon, 2007, curated by Stéphanie Moisdan and Hans-Ulrich Obrist, Institut d’Art Contemporaine, Villeurbanne, Lyon* (solo)
2007   Utlendinger Overalt, curated by Will Bradley, The White Tube, Oslo (solo)
2007   Get Lost, Module, Palais de Tokyo, Paris (solo)
2007   How to?, Kunsthalle Zurich, Zurich* (solo)
2007   Taccucini Di Guerra Incivile, T293, Naples (solo)
2007   Téléphone Arabe, Air de Paris, Paris (solo)
2007   Footnotes on the state of exception, Reena Spaulings Fine Art, New York (solo)
2006   Siamo tutti singolarità qualunque, Il piccolo Museion, progetto Garutti, Museion, Bolzano (solo)
2006   Couvrir Les Feux, Zoo Galerie, Nantes (solo)
2005   Foreigners Everywhere, Reena Spaulings Fine Art, New York (solo)
2005   Requiem for Jean-Charles de Menezes, Tratari, Graz (solo)
2005   Etrangers Partout, 21 Rue Ste Marthe, Paris (solo)
2005   Claire Fontaine, Galerie Meerrettich im Glaspavillon an der Volksbühne, Berlin (solo)
  Supplementary biography provided by Air de Paris