Timeline

1973
Born in Munich, Germany
1994
Artists in Residence Program, Museu de Arte Moderna, Salvador, Brazil
1992–1998
Fine Arts Studies, Hochchule fur Bilende Kuenste, Hamburg, Germany
1997–1998
M.F.A. School of Visual Arts, New York, USA
Currently lives and works in New York and Rio de Janeiro

Exhibitions

2014
Minimal Baroque, Ronnebaeksholm, Naestved, Denmark
2014
Blue Print 2.0, Kunsthal Kade, Amersfoort, Netherlands
2014
Minimal Baroque, Ronnebaeksholm, Naestved, Denmark
2014
Blue Print 2.0, Kunsthal Kade, Amersfoort, Netherlands
2014
Graphic Studio: Uncommon Practice at USF, Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa, FL
2014
Edouard Malingue Gallery, Hong Kong, China (solo)
2014
Total Art: Contemporary Video National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C
2014
Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), Tucson, Arizona (solo)
2013–2014
Post-humanist Desire: Sexuality and Digitality in Contemporary Art, Museum of Contemporary Art Taipei, Taiwan
2013
Semblance and Guised, Center of Visual Art, Metropolitan State University of Denver, Denver, CO
2013
identityIX, Nichido Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan
2013
See Yourself Sensing, Natalie and James Thompson Art Gallery at San Jose State University, San Jose, CA
2013
Ikono On Air Festival, Web based, http://ikono.org/festival/
2013
Fluid Motion, Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Boston, MA
2013
Expo Chicago, Chicago, IL
2013
Elles: Women Artists from the Centre Pompidou Collection, Cultural Centro Banco do Brasil in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro and Belo Horizonte, Brazil
2013
Art Rio, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
2013
The Ocean Within, Louis Vuitton Miami, Miami, FL (solo)
2013
The Ghost In Between, Tierney Gardarin, New York, NY (solo)
2013
The Forest, The Cloud, and The Sea, Galerie Catherine Bastide, Brussels, Belgium (solo)
2012
nca | nichido contemporary art, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
2012
Xippas Art Contemporain, Genève, Switzerland (solo)
2012
Galeria Fortes Vilica, Sao Paulo, Brazil (solo)
2012
Espelho Refletido, Centro de Arte Hélio Oiticica, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
2012
The Eye of the Collector, Manel De Santaren Collection - MAMbo, Villa delle Rose, Bologna
2012
Fairy Tales, Monsters, and the Genetic Imagination, Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Nashville, Tennessee
2012
Fairy Tales, Monsters, and the Genetic Imagination,Winnipeg Art Gallery Winnipeg, Canada & Glenbow Museum Calgary, Canada
2012
Percursos Contemporos, Contemporary Art Museum of Soracoba, Brazil
2012
Fotógrafos da Cena Contemnporânea, Museum of Contemporary Art, University of São Paulo, Brasil
2012
Radical Terrain, Rubin Museum of Art, New York, NY
2012
Janaina Tschape - Museum of Contemporary Art, Tucson, Arizona (solo)
2011
Janaina Tschäpe - Instituto Paranaense de Arte, Curitiba, Brazil (solo)
2011
Galerie Xippas, Paris, France (solo)
2011
Galeria Fortes Vilaca, Sao Paulo, Brazil (solo)
2011
Carlier Gebauer, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2011
Artists Film Screening: Choreography for Camera, Tramway Contemporary Arts Centre, Glasgow, Scotland
2011
Kreemart - Haunch of Vension Gallery, New York, New York
2011
New Perspectives-New York, Brand New Gallery, Milan, Italy
2011
Next TWS 10 Years, Tokyo Wonder Site, Tokyo, Japan
2011
Destricted - Galpao Fortes Vilaca, São Paulo Brazil
2011
Brand New Gallery, Milan, Italy. Currated by Johannes VanDerBeek
2011
Once Upon a Time, Deutsche Guggenheim Museum, Berlin, Germany
2011
Pictures Are Words-Not-Known, LiShui Museum of Photography, LiShui, China
2011
She Devil, Museum of Contemporary Art Rome, Italy
2011
Semana de Arte do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
2010
Janaina Tschäpe - Sikkema Jenkins, New York, USA (solo)
2010
Haunted: Contemporary Photography, Video, and Performance - Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
2010
Underwater - Towner, Eastbourne, United Kingdom
2010
Suffern Music and Arts Festival - Suffern, New York
2010
Roppongi Art Night, chaired by Fumio Nanjo, Director Mori Museum, Tokyo, Japan
2010
Nuits des Musees. Musee de la Chasse, Paris, France
2010
Glamour, International Festival of Visual Arts in SPRIACJE, Szczecin, Poland
2009
After Utopia - Centro per L'arte Contemporanea Luigi Pecci, Prato, Italy
2009
Forces - Portimao Museum and Tempo Gallery, Portimao, Portugal
2009
Saccharum Ba - Museu de Arte Moderna da Bahia, Salvador, Brazil
2009
Janaina Tschäpe, Catherine Bastide, Brussels, Belgium (solo)
2009
Janaina Tschäpe, Galeria Fortes Vilaça, São Paulo, Brazil (solo)
2009
Janaina Tschäpe, Kasama Nichido Museum of Art, Kasama, Japan (solo)
2009
Roger Ballen Foundation for Photography, South Africa. Residency (solo)
2009
Galeria de Cultura Laura Alvim, Impanema, Brazil (solo)
2009
nca Selection - nca | nichido contemporary art, Tokyo, Japan
2009
ICP Triennial - International Center of Photography, New York
2009
Mostravideo - Instituto Itau Cultural, Brazil
2009
A World Without Frames - Museum of Contemporary Art, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
2009
Meet & Cake - Roos Arts, New York, USA
2009
Strike a Pose - Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, UK
2008
Moon Blossom, nca | nichido contemporary art, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
2008
Chimera - Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland (solo)
2008
Residency at MoCA Tucson, USA (solo)
2008
Yokohama Civic Art Gallery, Yokohama, Japan
2008
Arte pela Amazônia, Fundação Bienal de São Paulo, Pavilhão Ciccillo Matarazzo, São Paulo, Brazil
2008
Falling Right Into Place: The Fold in Contemporary Art, Kunstmuseen Krefeld / Museum Haus Lange and Kaiser Wilhelm Museum
2008
Surreale, Mimmo Scognamiglio Artecontemporanea, Milan, Italy
2008
Garten Eden: Der Garten in der Kunst seit 1900 - Kunsthalle Emden, Germany and Staedtische Galerie, Bissingen, Germany
2008
Natureza, Olhar de artista MAC USP- Sao Paulo, Brazil
2008
Mostra de Video: Sergio Motta Prize for Art and Technology - Museo Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain
2008
Projeto dos MultiplosGaleria Arte 21, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
2008
Mono Cromaticos, Mario Siqueira Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal
2008
4th Mostra Latino-Americana de Artes Visuais, Vento Sul, Memorial de Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
2007
Janaina Tschape & Vik Muniz, Galerie Xippas, Athens, Greece (solo)
2007
Magnetoscópio: Ciclo de Vídeo-Arte Argentino, Brasileño y Uruguayo, Centro Cultural España – Córdoba (CCEC), Argentina
2007
Timer 01. Intimá/Intimacy, Milano, Trienniale Bovisa, Italy
2007
30th Anniversary Exhibition-Contemporary Collection, Pompidou, Paris, France
2007
Mutatis, mutandis, extraits de la collection Antoine de Galbert, La Maison Rouge, Paris, France
2007
Fairy Tale - Contemporary Art and Enchantment, The New Art Gallery, Walsall, Walsall, UK.
2007
Traveling to: Chapter, Cardiff; Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds, UK
2007
Garten Eden, Kunsthalle in Emden, Germany
2007
Sikkema Jenkins, New York
2006
Evolving Identies - ROCA, NY, USA
2006
Janaina Tschape - Artium, Fukuoka, Japan
2006
Camaleoas - Z Platz, Fukuoka, Japan
2006
Janaina Tschape, Galeri Bo Bjergaard
2006
Are you experienced? - Ex Mercato Ortofrutticolo, Pescara, Italy. Traveling to: Noua Gallery, Budapest, Hungray and Trafo Multimedia Center, Bucarest, Romania
2006
Video Tour - La galerie de l'universite Paris 8, Le Cube, Paris
2006
Primeira Pessoa - Exposicao Itau Cultural, Sao Paulo
2006
Busy Going Crazy - La Maison Rouge, Paris
2006
Con los ojos del otro: Una muestra de videoartistas brasilienos, Centro Cultral de Espana, Montevideo, Uruguay
2006
Art Fab - Exhibition Hall Jean Despas, St. Tropez
2006
Me, Myself and I - Artist Self-Portraits from the Heather and Tony Podesta Collection, Virgina Beach
2006
Janaina Tschape - Tokyo Wonder Site, Tokyo, Japan
2006
Melantropics, The Museum of Contemporary Art, St. Louis, MO
2006
Galeria Fortes Vilaça, Sao Paulo, Brazil (solo)
2006
Paço das Artes, Sao Paulo, Brazil (solo)
2005
Water, Water Everywhere…, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Scottsdale, AZ
2005
Acting Out: The Invented Melodrama in Contemporary Art, The University of Iowa Museum of Art; The Neuberger Museum of Art, SUNY Purchase, NY
2005
Museum of Art. Traveling to: The Neuberger Museum of Art, State University of New York (solo)
2005
Janaina Tschape, University of Buffalo Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
2005
Croiser des Mondes, Jeu de Paume, Paris
2005
Landscape Confection, Wexner Center, Columbus, OH; Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston; Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA
2005
Lacrimacorpus - Nichido Contemporary Art, Tokyo
2005
Blood, Sea - Catherine Bastide, Bruxelles
2005
Janaina Tschape - Carlier Gebauer, Berlin
2005
Blood, Sea - Espaco Maria Bonita, Sao Paulo
2004
The Sea and the Mountain - Brent Sikkema, New York, New York
2004
Janaina Tschape - Prospectif Cinema, Centre Pompidou, Paris
2004
Celebration/20 Ans Du Frac Champagne-Ardenne La Collection En Un Volue, Frac Champgne-Ardenne, Reims, France
2004
Unclosed Stories, Unlimited, Athens, Greece
2004
The Sea and The Mountain, Brent Sikkema, NYC
2004
Lacrimacorpus, ACC Weimar, Weimar, Germany
2004
Blood, Sea, University of South Florida Contemporary Art Museum, Tampa, FL
2004
Baubourg Museum, Paris, France
2004
How would you light heaven, carlier | gebauer, Berlin, Germany
2004
Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa, Florida, USA
2004
Identity II, nca | nichido contemporary art, Tokyo, Japan
2004
Janaina Tschape - The Neistat Brothers and Hiraki Sawa, The 59th Minute: Video Art on the Times Square Astrovision, Creative Time, New York, USA
2004
The 59th Minute: Video Art on the Times Square Astrovision, produced by Creative Time, New York, NY
2004
Paço das Artes, São Paulo
2003
“Young Brazilian Artists”, Galeria Andre Viana, Porto, Portugal
2003
Paço das Artes, Sao Paulo, Brasil
2003
“4th Biennal do Mercosul”, Porto Alegre, Brazil
2003
The Moat and the Moon, Images Au Centre, Le Chateau d”Azay-le-Rideau, France
2003
Ordung und Chaos, Fotomuseum, Winterthur, Switzerland
2003
Agua Viva, Nichido Comtemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan
2003
Ambivalence, Z platx Museum, Fukuoka, Japan
2003
Strange and Beautiful - Janaina Tschape and Mariele Neudecker - Sketch Gallery, London, England
2003
After the Rain - Galeria Fortes Vilaca, Sao Paulo, Brazil
2003
Unesco Salutes Women in Art - Unesco HQ, Paris, France
2003
Identity - Nichido Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan
2003
Drawing Show - Deustch Bank, New York, USA
2003
Chasse-Croise - Janaina Tschape and Francois Curlet - Centre d'Art a Albi, Toulouse, France
2002
Stories - Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany
2002
Sala de Espera - Paco das Artes, Sao Paulo, Brazil
2002
Janaina Tschape - Frac Champagne-Ardennes, Reims, France
2002
Recits - Abbaye Saint-Andre, Centre d'Art Contemporain, Mermac
2002
Morro/Labyrinth - Brasilianisches Kulturinstitut in Deutschland, Berlin
2002
Morro/Labirinto - Paco Imperial, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
2002
Multiplos, Galerie Luisa Strina, Sao Paulo, Brazil
2002
Exercises, Carlier Gebauer, Berlin, Germany
2002
Interventions, Nuit des Musées, La Fondation Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg
2002
Nuites Blanches, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
2002
Caminhos do Contemporâneo, Paço Imperial, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
2002
Dream Sequences, Art Concept, Paris, France
2001
Sala de Espera, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid,
2001
Panorama da Arte Brasileira, Museu de Arte Moderna de Sao Paulo, Brazil; Museu de Arte Moderna da Bahia, Salvador, Brazil, Museu de Arte Moderna do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
2001
He Drowned in Her Eyes as She Called Him to Follow, Catherine Bastide, Brussels, Belgium
2001
Anatomy - Galeria Camargo Vilaca, Sao Paulo, Brazil
2001
Never Ending Stories - Haus der Kunst, Munchen, Germany
2001
Rotativa Fase 1 - Galeria Fortes Vilaca, Sao Paulo, Brazil
2001
In Riva al Mare Mai Stanco, Riviera di Chiaia, Napoli, Italy
2001
Pay Attention Please- MAN, Museo D'arte Nuoro, Italy
2001
My Generation, 24 Hour Video Art - Atlantis Gallery, London, UK
2001
Uma Geracao em Transito - Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
2001
Virgin Territory - National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, USA
2001
Absences - Riksutstillinger, Oslo, Norway
2000
Vanitas Personae - Gallery Sabine Knust, Munich, Germany
2000
Sei Artist per Goethe - Eine Italienische Reise; Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Roma, Italy; Goethe Institute, Napoli, Italy
2000
BluePrint - Spark Gallery, New York, USA
2000
Personal Permanent Records, Blue Starr, Houston, USA
2000
He Drowned in Her Eyes as She Called Him to Follow, Artforum Berlin, Clinica Aesthetica, Berlin, Germany
1999
Face Value, Mikayo Projects, New York, USA
1999
Entering The Space That Produces Liquid, Jensen Gallerie, Hamburg, Germany
1999
Personal Permanent Records - Center of Photography, Woodstock, USA
1998
Entering The Space That Produces Liquid, Clinica Aesthetica, New York, USA
1998
Der Brasilianische Blick - The Collection of Gilberto Chateaubriand / Brazilian Contemporary Art, Haus der Kulturen de Welt, Berlin, Germany; Ludwigforum, Aachen, Germany
1998
K 3-Kampnagel - Absolventen der HFBK, Hamburg, Germany
1998
Four Walls Screening - Art in General, New York, USA
1997
^Dimensao da Arte Contemporanea Brasileira - Museu de Arte Contemporanea, Sao Paulo, Brazil
1997
A Viagem, Centro Cultural, Ricoleta, Argentina
1996
Untitled - Galeria Espaço Cultural Sergio Porto, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
1996
Hamburger Boerse - Studenten der HFBK, Hamburg, Germany
1996
Dialogo - Institut Goethe, Museu de Arte Moderna, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
1996
Viva Brazil - Museo de Arte Contemporaneo, Santiago, Chile
1995
Corpo sobre Corpo - Museu de Arte Moderna, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
1995
Objetos e Instalacoes - Museu de Arte Moderna, Salvador, Brazil
1995
Metropolis e Periferia - Institut Goethe und Deutch Brazilianische Kulturelle Vereinigung, Museu de Arte Moderna, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
1995
Salao de Artes Plasticas, Museu de Arte Moderna, Salvador, Brazil
1994
Salao de Artes Plasticas - Museu de Arte Moderna, Salvador, Brazil
1994
Ausencia - Museu de Arte Moderna, Salvador, Brazil

Literature

2008
Janaina Tschape -CHIMERA-, Irish Museum of Modern Art
2004
“Agua Viva”, Cat. Exp., nca | nichido contemporary art, Tokyo, Japan 2004
2003
Bernard Marcelis, “Janaina Tschäpe”, Art Press, May 2003, p.73
2003
Annabel Wright, “New gallery in Ginza hunts for what it means to be human”, Daily Yomiuri, Art, March 27, 2003, p.20
2003
“On This Side of the Sky”, Cat. Exp. Unesco Salutes Women in Art, Paris, March 2003
2003
L. Yablonsky, 'Putting guts on the outside', Artnews, September, p. 105
2003
M. Bernard, 'Janaina Tschape', Art Press, May, p. 73
2003
A. Demir, 'Contes and Chimeres, Jalouse, no. 66, December, p. 68-70
2002
O. Michelon, 'Icone Gothique, Le Journal des Arts, no. 145, March 22 - April 4
2002
“Stories”, Cat. Exp. , Munich, Haus Der Kunst Museum, March 2002
2002
Olivier Michelon, “Icône Gothique”, Le Journal des Arts, nº 145, 22 March-4 April 2002
2002
Françoise-Aline Blain, “Artiste du mois, Janaina Tschäpe”, Beaux-Arts Magazine, nº214, March 2002
2001
C. Fiorvante, 'Janaina Tschape', Tema Celeste, no. 87, September - October
Régnier Philippe, “A fleur de peau”, in Le Journal des Arts, n°177, du 26 septembre au 9 octobre, p. 10.