Leta Peer (Swiss, 2012)

Timeline

1964
Born in Switzerland
1986
Honouring by the press, Exhibition at Bündner Kunstmuseum, Switzerland
1984–1987
Class for Pictorial Arts at Schule für Gestaltung in Basel under Franz Fedier, Switzerland
1992
Studio at Cité International des Arts, Paris, arranged by the canton Graubünden, Switzerland
1992
Artist-scholarship by Kunstkredit-Basel-Stadt, Switzerland
1994
Prize by the canton Graubünden, Switzerland
1998
Studio in Brooklyn, New York, arranged by Stifung Giovannina Bazzi-Mengiardi, Scuol, Switzerland
1999
Studio in Montréal, Canada, arranged by IAAB Christoph Merian Stifung, Basel, Switzerland
2000
International Studio Program New York City, USA
2002
Pollock-Krasner Scholarship, New York City, USA; Visiting lecturer at Higher Institute for Fine Arts, HISK, Antwerpen, Belgium
2003
Fresco Art School Florence, Italy
2005
Premi Cultural Paradies, Ftan/ cultural award paradise, Ftan, Switzerland
2005
Grant for multimedia city of Basel and Basel-Land, Switzerland
Died on February 13 in Binningen

Exhibitions

2010
Gratwanderung, Kunstverein Aschaffenburg, Germany
2009
Silent Spaces- Räume der Stille, H2, Zentrum für Gegenwartswkunst in Augsburg, Germany
2009
TOPOI, Galerie Heinz-Martin Weigand, Ettlingen, Germany
2009
Flurs, Painting – Photography, Galerie Ruth Leuchter, Dusseldorf, Germany (solo)
2009
Leta Peer. Along with Simon, Galerie Heinz-Martin Weigand, Ettlingen, Germany (solo)
2009
Leta Peer. Along with Simon, Galerie Ruth Leuchter, Düsseldorf, Germany (solo)
2008
Leta Peer. Mirrors, Courtesy Galerie Fabian & Claude Walter, Zürich, DELTA Galerie und Kunstraum, Basel, Switzerland (solo)
2008
Lieux de Vie. Mémoires et fantasmes de l'enracinement, Abbaye Saint André – Centre d'art contemporain, Maymac, France
2008
Am Nabel der Welt – Kunst aus Graubünden, Bündner Kunstmuseum, Chur, Switzerland
2008
Transit Basel – NAIRS 1 (Aktuelle Kunst aus Basel), Kulturzentrum NAIRS Scuol/Engadin, Switzerland
2008
FLOWER POWER, Galerie Luciano Fasciati, Chur, Switzerland
2008
Along with Simon, Galerie Ruth Leuchter, Duesseldorf, Germany (solo)
2008
Along with Simon, Lieux de Vie, Abbay Saint André, Centre d`art contemporain, Meymac, France
2007–2008
Certamen Internacional de Pintura, Diputacion de Castellon, Museo de Bellas Artes de Castellon, Spain
2007
Along with Simon, Fabian & Claude Walter Galerie, Basel - Zurich, Switzerland (solo)
2007
Passion for Art, Mission for Money, with Eelco Brand, Leta Peer, Yun Lee, Josef Schulz, Loretta Lux,Irving Penn, Teun Hocks, Gallery Lumiere, Seoul, Korea
2007
10PLUS10, mit Werken von Laurent Ajina, Anthony Auerbach, Andreas Hagenbach, Marlene Haring, Iris Nemecek, Leta Peer, Will Ryman, Uwe Walther,Margret Weber-Unger,Daniel Zimmermann, Galerie Marc de Puechredon, Basel, Switzerland
2006
Summer Snow, Galerie Heinz-Martin Weigand, Ettlingen, Germany (solo)
2006
VANITAS, among others with Laurent Ajina, Leonard Bullock, Francesca Gabbiani, Marlene Haring, Leta Peer, Mario Spada, Uwe Walther, Margret Weber-Unger, Christina Zurfluh, Galerie Marc de Puechredon, Basel
2006
H2 - Die Sammlung, with works by Tony Cragg, Rupprecht Geiger, Christopher Kochs, Maik and Dirk Loebbert, Leta Peer, Tobias Rehberger, Felix Weinold, Klaus Zoettl, H2 - Zentrum fuer Gegenwartskunst im Glaspalast, Kunstsammlungen und Museen Augsburg, Germany
2006
Mountains, with Robert B. Kaeppeli, Hiroyuki Masuyama, Leta Peer, Richard Serra, Stephan Spicher, Not Vital, Galerie Beyeler, Basel, Switzerland
2006
Landscape, with Gerhard Mantz, Benjamin Nachtwey, Leta Peer, Galerie Ruth Leuchter, Duesseldorf, Germany
2005
Devoted to a Landscape, Galerie Ruth Leuchter, Duesseldorf, Germany (solo)
2005
To inhabit a place, Kunstsammlungen und Museen Augsburg, Neue Galerie im Hoehmannhaus (cat.), Germany (solo)
2005
(...) et le canard etait toujours vivant, among others with Norbert Bisky, Tatjana Doll, Benjamin Nachtwey, Leta Peer, Neo Rauch, Abbaye Saint-Andre, Centre d'art contemporain, Meymac, France
2004
Devoted to a Landscape, Galerie Heinz-Martin Weigand, Ettlingen bei Karlsruhe, Germany (solo)
2003
Chambre 305, with Nan Goldin, Sophie Calle, Ettore Sottsass ect., Isabella Brancolini artecontemporanea, Florence, Italy
2002
Der Berg, Heidelberger Kunstverein, Germany
2002
Devoted to a Landscape, Isabella Brancolini, Florence, Italy (solo)
2001
Malerei, Galerie Haus Schneider, Ettlingen, Germany (solo)
2001
Ornament und Abstraktion, Fondation Beyeler, Switzerland
2000
Galerie Luciano Fasciati, Chur, Switzerland
2000
Transatlantik, Kunstraum Riehen, Switzerland
2000
Longing, Art Frankfurt, Galerie Voges & Deisen, Germany (solo)
1999
Gift und Closeup's, Galerie Voges + Partner Frankfurt, Germany (solo)
1998
I like to ruminate in the dark, Gramercy Art Fair, New York, USA (solo)
1996
Balloon Frame, Kunsthalle Basel (cat.), Switzerland (solo)
1994
Galerie Luciano Fasciati, Chur (cat.), Switzerland (solo)

Literature

2006
To Inhabit a Place, Kunstsammlungen und Museen Augsburg, Kehrer Verlag, Heidelberg, German / English, ISBN 3-936636-75-3
2001
Borrowed Places, Christoph Merian Verlag Basel, with an introduction by Heinz Stahlhut, German / English, ISBN 3-85616-153-8
2000
GIFT, Galerie Voges+Deisen, Frankfurt / Main, German / English
1998
Strictly Painting, Galerie & Edition Voges + Deisen, Frankfurt / Main
1998
Tondo, edited by Axel Heil, Karlsruhe, German / English
1996
Balloon Frame, Kunsthalle Basel, German / English
1996
Unter 36, Bündner Kunstmuseum, Chur
1996
Tomorrow there will be less, Galerie Margit Haupt, Karlsruhe, German / English
1995
Malerinnen Musen Modelle, Bündner Kunstmuseum, Chur
1994
She and She and She, Galerie Luciano Fasciati, Chur
Transatlantik, Christoph Merian Verlag Basel, German / French