Marisa Merz  (Italian, 1931) 

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Marisa Merz, Untitled

 

Marisa Merz
Untitled
1979

Bernier/Eliades Gallery
Marisa Merz, Untitled

 

Marisa Merz
Untitled
Bernier/Eliades Gallery
Marisa Merz, Untitled

 

Marisa Merz
Untitled
Bernier/Eliades Gallery
Marisa Merz, Pietra Santa

 

Marisa Merz
Pietra Santa
2009

Cardi Gallery
Marisa Merz, Head

 

Marisa Merz
Head
1988-1995

Monica De Cardenas
Marisa Merz, Untitled

 

Marisa Merz
Untitled
1980-1990

Monica De Cardenas
Marisa Merz, Untitled

 

Marisa Merz
Untitled
Cardi Gallery
Marisa Merz, Untiteld

 

Marisa Merz
Untiteld
1985-1995

Monica De Cardenas
Marisa Merz, Untitled (gold)

 

Marisa Merz
Untitled (gold)
2010-2012

Monica De Cardenas
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Marisa Merz, Untitled

 

Marisa Merz
Untitled, 1997
lead, wax violin, copper wire, gauzes, electric motor and water

 

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Marisa Merz, Untitled

 

Marisa Merz
Untitled, 1986
graphite on card

 

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Marisa Merz, Chivas Regal

 

Marisa Merz
Chivas Regal, 1974
paraffin wax and box of chivas

 

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1931   Born in Torino, Italy
2001   Biennale di Venezia Award for lifetime achievement
  Lives and works in Torino, Italy
2013   Il Palazzo Enciclopedico/The Enciclopedic Palace, curated by Massimiliano Giorni, Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
2013   Serpentine Gallery, London, UK (solo)
2013   Gladstone Gallery, New York (solo)
2012   Galleria Monica De Cardenas, Zuoz, Switzerland (solo)
2012   Disegnare disegnare ridisegnare il pensiero immagine che cammina, Fondazione Merz, Torino, Italy (solo)
2012   Galleria Christian Stein, Milano, Italy (solo)
2011   Gladstone Gallery, Brussels, Belgium (solo)
2011   Marisa Merz: non corrisponde eppur fiorisce, Fondazione Querini Stampalia, Venezia, Italy (solo)
2011   Arte Povera International a cura di Germano Celant e Beatrice Merz, Castello di Rivoli, Torino, Italy
2010   Che fare? Kunstmuseum, Liechtenstein
2010   Gladstone Gallery, New York, USA (solo)
2010   Centre internationale d’art et du paysage, Ile de Vassivière, France (solo)
2009   “Visage,” New Galerie de France, Paris, France
2009   “Orientamento,” Galleria Cardi, Pietrasanta, Italy
2008   Galleria Christian Stein, Milano, Italy (solo)
2008   “Revolutions – Forms that Turn”, Biennale of Sydney
2007   Museo D'Arte Contemporanea Donnaregina, Napoli (solo)
2007   “Makers and Modelers,” Gladstone Gallery, New York
2006   Gladstone Gallery, New York (solo)
2006   "Wrestle," CCS Bard /Hessel Museum of Art, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York
2004   Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York (solo)
2003   Kunstmuseum Winterthur, Switzerland (solo)
2002   Marian Goodman Gallery, Paris (solo)
2001   “Zero to Infinity: Arte Povera 1962-1972,” Tate Modern, London, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, Hirschhorn Museum, Washington, DC
2001   Biennale di Venice, Venice
1998   Galleria Christian Stein, Milan, “Marisa Merz, Domenico Bianchi”
1998   Villa delle Rose, Galleria d’Arte Moderna, Bologna (solo)
1996   Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam (solo)
1995   Kunstmuseum Winterthur, Switzerland, "Marisa Merz" (solo)
1995   Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, “Die italienische Metamorphose, 1943-1968”
1994   Guggenheim Museum, New York, "The Italian Metamorphosis,1943-1968"
1994   Museé National d'Art Moderne Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris (solo)
1994   Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York (solo)
1993   Gallery Christian Stein, Milan (solo)
1989   Messehallen, Cologne, "Bilderstreit"
1989   Deichtorhallen Hamburg, "Einleuchten"
1988   Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, "Zeitlos"
1988   Biennale di Venice, Venice
1987   Museé Saint Pierre Art Contemporain, Lyon, "Octobre des Arts"
1986   Gallery Christian Stein, Turin, "Fideliter, 1966-1986" Arnhem, "Sonsbeek"
1985   Palazio Velazques, Palazio de cristal, Madrid, "Del arte povera a 1985" P.S.1., P.S.1., New York, "The KNOT Arte Povera at P.S.1"
1984   Gallery Albert Baronian, Bruxelles
1984   Castello di Rivoli, Turin, "Ouverture/Arte Contemporanea" Mole Antonelliana, Turin, "Coerenza in coerenza: dall'Arte Povera al 1984"
1984   Jean and Karin Bernier Gallery, Athens (solo)
1982   Kassel, "Documenta 7"
1981   Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, "Identité Italienne: l'art en Italie depuis 1959"
1980   Geneva, "Chambres d'Amis"
1980   Gallery Tucci Russo, Turin (solo)
1979   Jean and Karin Bernier Gallery, Athens (solo)
1979   Castello Colonna, Genezzano, "Le stanze"
1978   Gallery Franco Toselli (with Mario Merz), Milan
1976   Gallery Franz Paludetto- LP220, Turin, "Autori vari per Europa-America"
1975   Gallery l'Attico, Rome (solo)
1975   Mostra per le fabbriche occupate, Gallery Multipli, Turin
1974   Gallery Franco Toselli (with Mario Merz), Milan
1970   III Biennale della Pittura Giovane, Museo Civico, Bologna, "Gennaio 70"
1969   Gallery l'Attico, Rome (solo)
1969   Aeroporto di Ciampino, Rome
1967   Piper Club, Turin
1967   Gallery Gian Enzo Sperone, Turin (solo)
2008    Christov-Bakargiev, Carolyn, 2008 Biennale of Syney: Revolutions-Forms That Turn, Thames & Hudsion, Sydney.
2008    I Like Your Music I Love Your Music, MUSAC, 2008
2008    This is Not to be Looked At: Highlights from the Permanent Collection of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, 2008
2008    Volume 2 of the MUSAC Collection, MUSAC, 2008
2007    New Museum Paper, New Museum, 2007
2007    Guggenheim Collection: 1940 to Now, National Gallery of Victoria, 2007
2007    Blind Date, Deutsche Bank Kunst, 2007
2007    Sympathy for the Devil: Art and Rock and Roll Since 1967, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, 2007
2007    Panicelli, Ida, “Marisa Merz, Madre,” ARTFORUM, Summer 2007, pg. 516
2007    Tomassoni, Italo, Anni Settanta: Artisti italiani fra cronaca e mito, Editori Laterza, Bari, Italy
1997    “Arte Italiana Ultimi Quarant’anni. I Materiali”, Galleria d’arte Moderna, Bologne
1997    “Città Natura”, Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome
1995    “Die Italienische Metamorphose 1943-1968”, Kunstmuseum, Wolfsburg
1995    Solo Exhibition, exhibition catalogue, Dieter Schwarz, Winterthur, Kunstmuseum
1994    Solo Exhibition, exhibition catalogue by Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, and Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York
1994    “Italiana. From Arte povera to Transavanguardia”, exhibition catalogue, Nicaf, Yokohama
1994    “The Italian Metamorphosis 1943-1968”, exhibition catalogue, Guggenheim Museum, New York
1994    Corgnati, Martina; Poli, Francesco, “Dizionario d’Arte Contemporanea”, Milan, Italy
1993    “In viaggion verso Citera”, exhibition catalogue, Casinò d’Inverno, Venice
1992    “La Collection M.me Christian Stein: Un regard sur l’art Italien”, exhibition catalogue by Le Nouveau Musée, Lyon
1992    “Avanguardie in Piemonte 1960-1990”, exhibition catalogue by Palazzo Cuttica, Alessandria
1992    Semin, Didier, “L’Arte povera”, Centre Pompidou, Paris
1991    “Ottanta Novanta”, exhibition catalogue by Monastero die Benedettini, Montreal, Canada
1991    Kurzmeyer, Roman, “Visionare Schweiz”, exhibition catalogue, Kunsthaus, Zürich