Runa Islam  (1970) 

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Runa Islam
Assault
2008

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1970   Born Dhaka, Bangladesh
1990 - 1995   B.A.Hons; Middlesex University/ Manchester Metropolitan University
1997 - 1998   Two Year Residency Programme; Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten, Amsterdam
2002 - 2004   Master of Philosophy; Royal College of Art
  Lives and works in London
  Awards, Prizes, Commissions, Residencies
  2007 Two Rooms, New Zealand Residency
  2006 Quercus Lamu Bursary
  2005 IASPIS, June – Oct Residency, Stockholm
  2004-05 Government Art Collection, Public Art Strategy, Artists Commission for Home Office Building
  2004 Spike Island, June – August Residency, Bristol
  2002-03 ‘Arena’, Samling Foundation and NESTA Commission
  2001 London Arts, ‘Visual Arts’ Award
  2000 Ford Motor Co & Breakthrough, ‘Nurture & Desire’ Commission
  2000 Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, ‘Premio Regione Piemonte 2000’
  1999 University of East London, ‘Richmix’ Commission
  1999 Amsterdam Fonds voor de Kunst ‘Aanmoedigings Prijs ‘99
  1998 Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten, ‘Acquisitions Prize’
  1998 NUFFIC Scholarship
  1997 Foundation of Sports and Arts Award
  1997 Camden Charities Scholarship
2007   Brave New Worlds, Walker Art Centre, Minneapolis
2007   Übergangsräume – Potential Spaces, Württembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart
2007   Your position as much as your environment, Model Arts and Niland Gallery, Sligo
2007   Two Rooms, Auckland Festival, Auckland
2007   Manipulations. On Economies of Deceit, Centre for Contemporary Art, Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw
2007   I Want To Believe, Eva Presenhuber, Zurich
2007   COLLATERAL When Art looks at Cinema, Hangar Bicocca, Milan
2007   Normal Love, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin
2007   Be The First To See What You See As You See It, Two Rooms, Auckland Festival, Auckland (solo)
2007   Centre of Gravity, Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen; National Museum of Art, Oslo (solo)
2006   Conditional Probability, Serpentine Gallery, London (solo)
2006   Video invitational. Video in tutti i sensi, Viafarini, Milan (solo)
2006   Room Service, Centro de Arte Contemporaneo, Malaga (solo)
2006   Super Vision, The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston
2006   Manipulations. On Economies of Deceit, Laznia Centre for Contemporary Art, Gdansk
2006   Dual Realities, 4th Seoul International Media Art Biennale, Korea
2006   The Unhomely: Phantom Scenes in Global Society, Seville Biennale, Seville
2006   Broken Lines, Printemps de Septembre, Toulouse
2006   Fever Variations, Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju,Korea
2006   Undisciplined: Attese Ceramic Biennal, Albisola, Italy
2006   Sub-Contingent, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin
2006   Upsetting the Balance, Zentrum Paul Klee, Bern
2006   Between Body and Object, MARTa, Herford
2006   Around the World in Eighty Days, ICA, London
2006   Sip My Ocean, Louisiana Museum, Humlebaek
2006   Whisper Not, Huis Marseille, Amsterdam
2005   How Far To Fårö, Museo di Arte e Contemporanea di Trento, Rovereto (solo)
2005   Time Lines, White Cube, London (solo)
2005   Be The First To See What You See As You See It, Hammer Projects, UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles (solo)
2005   Time Lines, Centre d’Art Santa Monica, Barcelona (solo)
2005   Out of the Picture, Camden Arts Centre, London (solo)
2005   Scale (1/16 inch = 1 foot), Prefix Institute of Contemporary Art, Toronto (solo)
2005   Visages & Voyages, Dunkers Kulturhus, Helsingborg (solo)
2005   Time Lines, Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen, Düsseldorf
2005   Contour 05. Video Art Biennial, Mechelen, Belgium
2005   More Than This! Negotiating Realities, Goteborg International Biennale for Contemporary Art, Sweden
2005   Variation Xanadu, Taipei MOCA, Taipei
2005   In the Middle of…, South Öland World Heritage Site
2005   Manipulations on Economies of Deceit: Kinskich Palace, Prague Biennale
2005   Always a Little Further, Arsenale, 51st Venice Biennale
2005   Critical Societies Art; Criticism and the Promises of Capitalism Part Two: Boundless Sociability Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe
2005   Split Subject, De Appel, Amsterdam
2005   Critical Societies Art; Criticism and the Promises of Capitalism Part One: Sources of Indignation, Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe
2005   We Have Met The Enemy And He Is With Us, Redux, London
2004   This Is Not A Home, This Is A House, L’Observatoire, Brussels
2004   Spin Cycle, Spike Island, Bristol
2004   Eclipse, Towards the Edge of the Visible, White Cube, London
2004   Lilith, MOT, London
2004   Blind Date, Temporary Contemporary, London
2004   Párpados y Labios (Eyelids and Lips), at Historias, Photo España, Antigua Fábrica de Tabacos, Madrid
2004   Tape291, 291 Gallery, London
2004   Process, L’Observatoire, Brussels
2004   Britannia Works, Ileana Tounta Contemporary Art Centre, British Council, Athens
2004   Runa Islam: Scale (1/16 inch = 1 foot), Shugo Arts, Tokyo (solo)
2004   In Movement: UNESCO Salutes Women in Video Art Unesco Headquarters, Paris
2003   Love / Hate, Attempts at the Grand Emotion Between Art and the Theatre, Ursula Blickle Foundation, Kraichal, Germany
2003   Intervention, John Hansard Gallery, Southampton
2003   Poetic Justice, 8th International Istanbul Biennial, Antrepo 4, Istanbul
2003   Turbulent Screen, Edith Russ-Haus Fur MedienKunst, Oldenburg
2003   Sharjah International Biennial 6, Expo Centre, United Arab Emirates
2003   Miradas Cómplices (Knowing Looks), Centro Galego de Arte Contemporanea (CGAC), Spain
2003   Director’s Cut (Fool for Love), Kunsthalle Wien, Karlsplatz Project Space, Vienna (solo)
2003   Runa Islam, Film and Video Works Voralberger Kunstverein, Bregenz (solo)
2003   Rapid Eye Movement, MIT List Visual Arts Centre, Cambridge, Massachusetts (solo)
2002   Great Theatre of the World, Taipei Biennial, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taiwan
2002   Videodrome II, Zenith Media Lounge, New Museum, New York
2002   Happy Outsiders from London and Scotland, Zacheta Gallery, Warsaw
2002   Tele-Journeys, MIT List Visual Arts Centre, Cambridge, Massachusetts
2002   Shine, St. Pancras Chambers, London
2002   A Haunted House of Art, Outline, Amsterdam
2001   One day a day will come, when a day will not come anymore, April in parking meters, Cologne (solo)
2001   Director’s Cut (Fool for Love), White Cube, London (solo)
2001   Looking With/Out, Courtauld Institute, London
2001   Foot Loose, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
2001   Neue Welt, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt
2001   Squatters, Museu de Serralves, Oporto and Witte de With, Rotterdam
2001   Gymnasion, Bregenzer Kunstverein, Bregenz
2001   Idea Festival. Video in the City, Centrum Hedendaagse Kunst Maastrict
2001   Please Disturb Me, Great Eastern Hotel, London
2001   Whitechapel Centenary 1901-2001, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
2001   In/SITE/out. Inquiries into Social Space, Apex Art, New York
2001   Century City, Tate Modern, London
2001   Video, Barbara Gross Galerie, Munich
2000   Nurture and Desire (in Aid of Breakthrough Breast Cancer), Hayward Gallery, London
2000   Sublime, Duende, Rotterdam
2000   Hers at Steirischer Herbst, Landesmuseum, Joanneum, Graz, Austria
2000   Haven Lodge, Haven Lodge Residential Home, Ramsgate
2000   Guarene Arte 2000, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo Per l’arte, Guarene d’Alba, Italy
2000   The British Art Show 5, Hayward Gallery touring exhibition: Edinburgh, Southampton, Cardiff and Birmingham
2000   And If There Were No Stories, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London
2000   Point of View, Richard Salmon Gallery, London
2000   Wouldn’t it Be Nice, Montevideo/TBA, Amsterdam
2000   Screen Test/ Unscript, Fig-1, London (solo)
2000   Runa Islam, Tschumi Pavilion, Groningen,The Netherlands (solo)
1999   Stimuli, Witte de With, Rotterdam
1999   Masterclass 1999, KHM, Cologne
1999   Amnesiac Cinema, Galerie du Bellay, Mont-St-Aijan, France
1999   Ninenineninetynine, Anthony Wilkinson Gallery, London
1999   Dis-Locations, hARTware projekte, Dortmund, Germany
1999   East International, Norwich Art Gallery, Norwich
1999   000Zero, Zero, Zero, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
1998   Near, Sharzah Museum of Art, Sharzah, United Arab Emirates
1998   Open Ateliers, Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten, Amsterdam
1998   The Vauxhall Gardens, Norwich Art Gallery, Norwich
1998   Martin, Catalyst Arts, Belfast and Waygood Gallery, Newcastle
1998   The Road, Espace Culturel François Mitterand, Beauvais, France
1998   Host, Tramway, Glasgow
1998   Beloved, The Waiting Room, Wolverhampton
1997   Open Ateliers, Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten, Amsterdam
1997   Colo(u)rblind, Salle de Bains, Rotterdam
1997   Double Life, The Waiting Room, Wolverhampton
1997   Martin, Top Floor, Atlantis Gallery, London
1997   Big Blue, Coins, London and Café Fix, Berlin
1996   Yerself is Steam, 85 Charlotte Road, London
1996   Childs Play, D.F.W.T.F.D Gallery, London
1996   Flag, Clink Wharf, London
1995   Lost Property, The Lost Goods Building, London
1994   Transit at Art Focus, Central Bus Station, Tel Aviv
1994   Candyman II, Building C, London