Timeline

1964
Born in Oran, Algeria
Lives and works in Paris, France
Public Collections
Tate Modern, London
MOMA, New York
The Walker Art Center, Minneapolis
Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris
Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris
Fonds National d’Art Contemporain, Paris
Musée d’Art Contemporain de Lyon
Contemporary Art Museum Construction Kanasawa
Thyssen-Bornemisza Contemporary Art Foundation
Musée du Luxembourg
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
EVN AG Collection, Vienna
CIRVA, Marseille
Landesbank Baden-Württemberg, Stuttgart
Fondazione Sandretto re Rabaudengo, Torino
Fonds Régional d'Art Contemporain Languedoc-Roussillon, Montpellier
Fonds Régional d'Art Contemporain PACA, Marseille
Fonds Régional d'Art Contemporain Nord-Pas-de-Calais, Dunkerque
Fonds Régional d'Art Contemporain Poitou-Charentes, Angoulême
Fonds Régional d’Art Contemporain, Corse

Exhibitions

2013–2014
Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
2012
Foundation Beyeler, Basel - CH (solo)
2010
Uncle Neaw, Pilar, Rirkrit then me, Pilar Corrias, London - UK (solo)
2010
Philippe Parreno, Serpentine Gallery, London – UK (solo)
2010
CCS Bard, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson – USA (solo)
2010
From November 5 Until They Fall Down, Castello di Rivoli, Torino - IT (solo)
2010
CCS Bard Galleries, New York
2010
CCS Bard, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson - USA (solo)
2009
Kunsthalle Zürich, Zurich - CH (solo)
2009
Musée national d'Art moderne - Centre Georges Pompidou, Beaubourg, Paris – FR (solo)
2009
Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin - IE (solo)
2009
The Puppet Show, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia; Santa Monica Museum of Art, California; Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, Texas; Frye Art Museum, Seattle, Washington – USA
2009
Return to Baroque, Museo Madre, Naples - IT
2009
Il Tempo del Postino-Group Show, with Hans Ulrich Obrist, Theater Basel, Basel - CH (curated show)
2008
SUPERTOYS: On Play, Affective Machines and Object Relations, Arnolfini, Bristol – UK
2008
theanyspacewhatever, Soloman R. Guggenheim Museum, New York - USA
2008
Pivot Points, Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami - USA
2008
The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu, Hawaii - USA
2008
Philippe Parreno ‘October’, Pilar Corrias, London - UK (solo)
2008
Philippe Parreno: Suicide in Vermillon Sands, Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York - USA (solo)
2008
Video works from the Sandretto Re Rebaudengo Collection, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin - IT
2008
Always Begins by Degrees, The Common Ground, Glasgow - UK
2007
Existencias, Musac, Leon - ES
2007
Everstill, Lorca's house, Granada –ES 09.11.07–12.05.08 (cur. Hans Ulrich Obrist)
2007
A History of Two Mountains/ One the Original/ Two a Copy/ Both Equally Heavy, Auto Italia South East Gallery, London - UK
2007
Antes y después del minimalismo, Museu d’Art Espanyol Contemporani, Palma de Mallorca - ES
2007
(I’m Always Touched) By Your Presence, Dear - New Acquisitions, Irish Museum of Modern Art - IMMA, Dublin – IE jsq. 11.11.07
2007
(H)Eros, Musée d’Art moderne et d’Art Contemporain, Liège – BE
2007
Nuit Blanche, Mayenne Ville - FR 06.10.07
2007
So Watt !, Espace Electra, Paris – FR
2007
Esther Schipper Gallery, Berlin - DE (solo)
2007
Stories are propaganda, avec Rirkrit Tiravanija, Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York – USA (solo)
2007
What do you believe your eyes or my words?, Haunch of Venison, London – UK (solo)
2007
Le cri ultrasonic de l’écureuil, Air de Paris, Paris – FR (solo)
2007
Zidane: A 21st Century Portrait, with Douglas Gordon, DHC/ART, Montréal - CA
2007
Auto Emotion, The Power Plant, Toronto – CA
2007
Passage du temps, Tri Postal, Lille – F 15.10.07-01.01.08
2007
La nuit des musées, ARC/Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris – FR
2007
Ateliers, l’artiste et ses lieux de création, Centre Pompidou, Paris – FR*
2007
Objectif Lunel, Espace Louis Feuillade, Lunel – FR
2007
Slash Fiction, Gasworks, London – UK
2007
52ème Biennale de Venise, Venise – IT* jsq. 21.11.07
2007
Mood Swings, Galerie Micheline Szwajcer, Anvers – BE
2007
Dominique Gonzales-Foerster : Expodrome, ARC-Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris –FR Dominique Gonzales-Foerster : Expodrome, ARC-Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris – FR
2007
Trajectory 4, LCCA, Riga –LIT (cur. Maria Lind)
2007
Il Tempo del Postino, Opera House, Manchester – UK
2007
Learn to Read, Level 2 Gallery, Tate Modern, London – UK
2007
E-Flux video rental, Carpenter for Center for the Visual Arts, Cambridge MA-USA ; Centre Culturel Suisse, Paris - FR
2007
Airs de Paris, Centre Pompidou, Paris – FR*
2007
Collateral, Hangar Bicocca, Milan - IT
2007
Comic Abstraction, Museum of Modern Art, New York – USA* (cur. by Roxana Marcoci)
2007
L'emprise du lieu, domaine Pommery, Reims – F (cur. Daniel Buren)
2007
Il Tempo del Postino-Group Show, with Hans Ulrich Obrist, Opera House, Manchester – UK (curated show)
2007
Sundance Film Festival, Sundance - USA
2007
Rotterdam Film Festival, Rotterdam - NL
2006
Festival du Film de Cannes, Cannes - FR
2006
All Hawaii Entrées/Lunar Reggae, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin – I* (curated show)
2006
Eldorado, Mudam, Luxembourg – LU
2006
Exploring Party, Württembergischer Kunstverein Stuttgart, Stuttgart – DE
2006
New Space, Pinchuk Art Center, Kiev – UA
2006
Interior Cartoons, Esther Schipper gallery, Berlin – DE (solo)
2006
Performance #3 (Le cri ultrasonic de l’écureuil), Studio 28, Paris - FR (solo)
2006
The Boy from Mars, CCA Kitakyushu, Kitakyushu - JP (solo)
2006
Briannnnnn & Ferryyyyyy/Law and Creativity, with Liam Gillick, Kunsthalle Malmö, Malmö – SE; Vamiali’s, Athens – G ; Kunsthalle, Zürich - CH (solo)
2006
E-Flux video rental, Extra City Center for Contemporary Art, Anvers –BE; Arthouse at the Jones Center- Contemporary Art for Texas, Austin TX - USA
2006
Thank you for the music (London Beat), Sprüth Magers Lee, London – UK
2006
L’Ambassade des Possibles, 40mcube, Rennes – FR
2006
Melancholia, Sommer Contemporary Art, Tel-Aviv – IL
2006
Lovely Shangai Music, Zendai Museum of Modern Art, Shangai - CN
2006
4th Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool - UK
2006
The expanded Eye, Kunsthaus, Zürich - CH
2006
La Force de l’art : Superdéfense, commissaire Eric Troncy, Grand Palais, Paris – FR
2006
Classical : Modern, Daimler Chrysler Collection, Berlin – DE
2006
Again for tomorrow, Royal College of Art, London – UK*
2006
D’entrée de jeu, La Chapelle Jeanne d’Arc, Thouars – FR
2006
Cinéma(s), Le Magasin, Grenoble – FR*
2006
A Short History of Performance – Part IV, Whitechapel Gallery, London – UK
2006
Tate Triennal, Tate Britain, London – UK
2005
Light Art : from artificial light, ZKM, Karlsruhe – DE
2005
Guangzhou Triennial - CN
2005
3’’ , www.tank.tv, London –UK (cur. by Hans-Ulrich Obrist)
2005
Thank you for the music, Sprüth Magers Projekte, Munich – DE
2005
Ann Lee, Les Abattoirs, Toulouse – FR
2005
Strictement confidentiel, Centre international d’art et du paysage, Vassivière – FR
2005
The Boy from Mars, Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York - USA (solo)
2005
Atlas of clouds, Brian Butler/1301PE, Los Angeles - USA (solo)
2005
Zidane: A 21st Century Portrait, with Douglas Gordon, Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane - AU
2005
You and me, me and you, with Douglas Gordon, Fondazione Davide Halevim , Milan - IT
2005
Rirkrit Tiravanija : Une rétrospective (Tomorrow Is Another Fine Day), Couvent des Cordeliers, Paris –FR*
2005
En corps, et encore !, Centre Régional de Documentation Pédagogique, Poitiers – FR
2005
Ambiance, K21 Kunstsammlung NRW, Düsseldorf – DE
2005
Mouvement, Museum Ludwig, Köln – DE
2005
War is over, galleria d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Bergamo – IT*
2005
Radio Days, De Appel, Amsterdam - NL
2005
Bidibidobidiboo, Fondazione Re Rebaudengo, Turin – IT (cur. Francesco Bonami)
2005
No Ghost Just a Shell, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven – NL
2005
Expérience de la durée, Biennale de Lyon, Lyon – FR*
2005
Air de Paris, Paris – FR
2005
Universal Experience : Art, Life and the Tourist’s Eye, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago – USA*
2005
Invisible Script (A letter to Morel), W 139, Amsterdam – NL (cur. François Piron)
2004
Opportunity and regret, Grazer Kunstverein, Graz –Autriche (cur. Eva Maria Stadler)
2004
Hors d’œuvre, CAPC, Bordeaux – FR*
2004
El estado de las cosas, MARCO, Vigo - ES
2004
3 " Condensed Information, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt - DE
2004
Utopia Station, Haus der Kunst, Munich - DE
2004
21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa – JP
2004
Grotesque, Burlesque, Parodie, Abbaye Saint-André Centre d’Art Contemporain, Meymac – FR
2004
Funny Cuts, Cartoons and Comics in Contemporary Art, Staatsgalerie, Stuttgart – DE
2004
Biennale de l’art africain contemporain, Dak’Art 2004, Dakar - SN
2004
Rirkrit Tiravanija : No vitrines, no museums, no artists, just a lot of people, with Pierre Huyghe and Maurizio Nannucci, Telecom Italia Future Centre, Venise -IT
2004
Fade away, Kunstverein Munich - DE (solo)
2004
Across the border, Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Deurle – BE
2004
La Collection d’ art contemporain d’Agnès B, Les Abbattoirs, Toulouse – FR
2004
Establishing Shot, Artist’s Space, New York – USA
2004
The Drawing Project, Vamiali’s, Athens – GR
2004
Sportivement vôtre, Domaine départemental de Chamarande – FR*
2004
My Way, Air de Paris, Paris – FR
2004
The Big Nothing, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphie – USA*
2004
Before the end, Le Consortium, Dijon – FR* (cur. Stéphanie Moisdon)
2004
S.M.A.K., Gent – BE
2004
No more reality, Nils Staerk Contemporary Art, Copenhagen - DK
2003
Aliens Seasons, Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York - USA (solo)
2003
TV Channel, Le Studio, Yvon Lambert, Paris - FR (solo)
2003
The Sky of Seven Colours, Kitakyushu - JP (solo)
2003
Sodium Dreams, with Dominique Gonzales-Foerster & Pierre Huyghe, Center for Curatorial Studies Museum, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York - USA
2003
Pardo/Parreno, galerie Air de Paris - FR
2003
No Ghost Just a Shell, Rosa de la Cruz, Miami - USA
2003
C’est arrivé demain, Biennale de Lyon – FR* (cur. Le Consortium, Anne Pontagonie et Robert Nickas)
2003
Utopia Station, Biennale di Venezia - IT
2003
Lee 3 (tau ceti central armory show), Villa Arson, Nice - FR
2003
Coollustre, Collection Lambert, Avignon – FR*
2003
25 International Biennal of Graphic Arts, Ljubljana - SL (cur. Christophe Chérix)
2003
The Daimler Chrysler Collection, Museum für Neue Kunst, Karlsruhe - DE
2003
No Ghost Just a Shell, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven – NL*
2003
Animations, Kunst-Werke, Berlin – DE*
2003
JRP Editions, Galeria Javier Lopez, Madrid - ES
2003
Selected Multiples by JRP Editions, Galerie Edward Mitterand, Genève - CH
2003
III Communication, Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee –Ecosse - UK
2003
Parcours de choix, Arsenal, Metz - FR
2002
No Ghost Just a Shell, Pierre Huyghe and Philippe Parreno, Institute of Visual Culture, Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge - UK*
2002
A smile without a cat, Philippe Parreno and Pierre Huyghe (cur. S. Antelo-Suarez), night 04.12.02, Art Basel Miami Beach - USA
2002
Jorge Pardo, Philippe Parreno, 1301 PE, Los Angeles - USA
2002
Alien Seasons, ARC, Musée d'Art Moderne de la ville de Paris - FR* (solo)
2002
El sueno de una cosa, Portikus, Frankfurt - DE (solo)
2002
Anywhere out of the world, Kunstverein Munchen, Munich - DE (solo)
2002
No Ghost Just a Shell, SFMOMA, San Francisco - USA
2002
French Collection, Mamco, Genève - CH
2002
Sans commune mesure, Musée d’Art Contemporain Lille Métropole, Villeneuve d’Asq - FR
2002
El aire es azul, casa museo Francisco Ramirez, Mexico City - MX
2002
No ghost just a shell, Kunsthalle, Zürich – CH*
2002
Chapter V, Art Resources Transfer, New York - USA
2002
Récits Récits, Abbaye-Saitn-André, Meymac - FR
2002
Société perpendiculaire : la tapisserie, FRAC Provence-Alpes-Côte-d’Azur - FR
2002
The object sculpture, The Henry Moore Institute, UK- *
2002
Exchange and transform, Kunstverein, Munich – DE*
2002
Self/in Material Conscience, Palazzo Re Rebaudengo, Cueno, IT-
2002
Les vertues sont des titres, les souffrances sont des droits, hôtel Saint-Simon, Angoulême - FR
2002
Stories, Haus der Kunst, Munich - DE*
2002
(The World May Be) Fantastic, Biennale de Sydney - AU
2002
Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York - USA
2001
Tele(visions), Kunsthalle Wien - AT
2001
7th International Istanbul Biennal, Istanbul - TR
2001
EGOFUGAL, from 7th International Istanbul Biennal, Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, Tokyo – JP *
2001
Intentional Communities, Centre d'Art Contemporain, Vilnius - LT
2001
Dévoler, vivent les Frac, IAC, Villeurbanne - FR
2001
Mont Analogue, Air de Paris, Paris - F; Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York - USA ; Rirkrit Tiravanija’s Studio, Bangkok - TH (solo)
2001
El sueno de una cosa, Museet Project, Moderna Museet, Stockholm - SE (solo)
2001
One Thousand Pictures Falling from One Thousand Walls, Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York - USA (solo)
2001
Anywhere out of the world, Institut of Visual Culture, Cambridge - UK (solo)
2001
In many ways the exhibition already happened, Pierre Huyghe, M/M, Phillipe Parreno, R&Sie, Institute of Contemporary Arts, The mall, London - UK
2001
EGOFUGAL, Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, Tokyo –JP*
2001
Animations, PS1, Long Island City - USA
2001
Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster, Philippe Parreno, Pierre Huyghe, Kunstverein in Hamburg, Hamburg - DE
2001
Dedallic Convention, MAK-Galerie, Vienna - AT
2001
Animations, PS1, New York - USA
2001
Mouvements immobiles, Musée d'art moderne de Buenos Aires - AR
2001
Il Dono, Palazzo delle Papesse, Siena - IT
2001
Neue Welt, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt am Main - DR
2001
Double life, Generali Foundation, Wien - AT*
2001
Intentional Communities, Rooseum Art Center, Malmö - SE
2001
Let's entertain, Kunstverein Wolfsburg, Ludwigsburg - DE
2001
No Ghost just a Shell (with Pierre Huyghe & Dominique-Gonzales Foerster), in Exploding Cinema - Cinema without walls, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam - NL
2000
No Ghost Just A Shell : Anywhere Out of the World, Air de Paris, Paris - FR (solo)
2000
No Ghost Just A Shell : Anywhere Out of the World, Schipper und Krome, Berlin - DE (solo)
2000
One Thousand Pictures Falling from One Thousand Walls, MAMCO, Geneva - CH (solo)
2000
Vivre sa vie, Tramway, Glasgow - UK, (with P. Huyghe)
2000
Au-delà du spectacle, Centre Pompidou, Paris - FR
2000
Cushy Job, ARTRA, Milano - IT
2000
Project #0004, Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York - USA
2000
Air-Air, Grimaldi Forum, Monaco - FR*
2000
Un monde dans une coquille de noix, Frac-Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, Marseille - FR
2000
I love you too, but., Galerie Für Zeitgenössische Kunst, Leipzig - DE
2000
Présumés Innocents, CAPC, Bordeaux - FR*
2000
What if, art on the verge of architecture and design, Moderna Museet, Stockholm - SE*
2000
Cette culture qui nous vient de la rue. (curated P.Restany), Galerie municipale, Vitry-sur-Seine - FR*
2000
EDIT. Badisher Kunstverein, Karlsruhe - DE
2000
Let’s Entertain. Walker Art Center, Minneapolis-USA (cur. P.Vergne)* ; Travelled to: Portland Art Museum (Oregon - USA), Centre Georges Pompidou (Paris -F), Museo Rufino Tamayo (Mexico DC) and Miami Art Museum (Miami - USA)