Monika Grzymala

(b. 1970)

#6 meander (from the series making paper) by monika grzymala

Monika Grzymala

#6 Meander (from the series making paper), 2014

aerial xu02 (from the series making paper) by monika grzymala

Monika Grzymala

Aerial xu02 (from the series making paper), 2011

aerial xu12 (from the series making paper) by monika grzymala

Monika Grzymala

Aerial xu12 (from the series making paper), 2011

installation view by monika grzymala

Monika Grzymala

Installation view, 2014

installation view by monika grzymala

Monika Grzymala

Installation view, 2014

raumzeichnung (bass) by monika grzymala

Monika Grzymala

Raumzeichnung (Bass), 2012

Biography

Timeline

1970
Born in Zabrze, Poland
1994 - 2001
Studies of liberal arts at colleges in Karlsruhe, Kassel and Hamburg, Germany
2001
Diploma in liberal arts at the Hochschule für Bildende Künste Hamburg, Germany
2005 - 2006
Dorothea Erxleben scholarship from the state Niedersachsen, Germany
2005
Artist in Residence, Islip Art Museum – The Center for Experimental Art on Long Island, New York, USA
2008
Kunstfonds foundation scholarship, Bonn, Germany
Young academy scholarship, Akademie der Künste Berlin, Germany
Artist in Residence, Chinati / Judd Foundation, Marfa, TX, USA
2009
Henry Moore Foundation scholarship, UK
2010
Index art award, Hamburg, Germany
Hans Platschek Preis für Kunst und Schrift
2012
Boesner Art Award
Lives and works in Berlin

Exhibitions

2012
Aerial, Galerie Crone, Berlin, Germany (solo)
18. Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
2011
Raumzeichnung, Sumaria Lunn, London, UK (solo)
Weiss in Weiss, Marstall Ahrensburg, Germany (solo)
A Serpentine Gesture and Other Prophecies, FRAC Lorraine
Drawing 2011, Biennial Fubdraiser, The Drawing Room, London, UK
2010
On Line: Drawing Through the Twentieth Century, MoMA, Museum of Modern Art, NY, USA
Washi Made in Germany, Tokyo Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan
The End oft he Line – Attitudes in Contemporary Drawing, The Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, UK
2009
Ruptures, The Drawing Room, London, UK (solo)
Junge Akademie (mit Kelly Wood), Akademie der Künste, Berlin, Germany (solo)
The End of the Line – Attitudes in Contemporary Drawing, Bristol City Museum, UK
The End of the Line – Attitudes in Contemporary Drawing, The Bluecoat, Liverpool, UK
The End of the Line – Attitudes in Contemporary Drawing, MIMA, Middlesbrough, UK
2008 - 2009
A Conversation with Trees, Chinati Foundation, USA (solo)
2008
UND, Griffelkunst, Hamburg, Germany (solo)
Distortions (mit Kelly Wood), Catriona Jeffries Gallery, Vancouver, Canada (solo)
Linie – follow the line, Galerie Elly Brose-Eiermann, Berlin, Germany
2007
Cella Subterranea, Ausstellungsraum Samsa, Berlin, Germany (solo)
Hot rock, Transmission Gallery Glasgow, Scotland
2006
Sinusknoten, Palacio de sastagi, Zaragoza, Spain (solo)
RUN, Henrike Höhn Galerie, Berlin, Germany (solo)
Off Road, Islip Art Museum, Long Island, NY, USA
Freeing the Line, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York, USA
2005
RMX, Kunsthaus Hamburg, Germany (solo)
LineAge, The Draeing Center New York, USA

Literature

2011
Monika Grzymala, Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern 2011
Mobile 3 Grundschulbuch Sachunterricht Westermann Verlag Braunschweig 2011
Weiss in Weiss Herausgeber Stiftung Stormarn 2011
A Serpentine Gesture and Other Prophecies FRAC Lorraine Metz 2011
Up There Up Here Künstlerbuch in limitierter Auflage, publiziert von Dian Woodner Collection New York und Monika Grzymala 2011
Hyperdrawing Beyond the Lines of Contemporary Art IB Tauris UK 2011
2010
On Line - Drawing through Twentieth Century Museum of Modern Art New York USA 2010
Piece of Crap Rizzoli Publishers New York USA 2010
Global Studio The Bluecoat Liverpool UK 2010
The Mobility of the Line Birkhauser UK 2010
Index 10 Hatje Catz 2010
2009
The End of the Line:attitudes in drawing, Hayward Gallery London UK 2009
2008
Monika Grzymala - update Marfa site specifics and others November 2008 (sold out)
Interzonas - the limits of painting Fundacio La Caixa, Madrid / SP 2008
2007
Atmosphere-The Shape of Things to Come Frame Publishers und Birkhauser Verlag 2007
Shape of Things to Come Frame Publishers und Birkhauser Verlag 2007
Räume der Zeichnung Akademie der Künste Berlin und Verlag für moderne Kunst Nürnberg 2007
Beyond the line ein künstlerisches Forschungsprojekt zum Thema Zeichnung diesseits und abseits der Linie, Hochschule für Bildende Künste Braunschweig 2007
Monika Grzymala - fast forward Hochschule für Bildende Künste Braunschweig 2007 (sold out)
Freeing the line Ausstellungskatalog, Marian Goodman Gallery New York 2007
2005
Landgang Skulpturenprojekte Munster, Hochschule für Bildende Künste Braunschweig 2005
LineAge The Drawing Papers No.55 Ausstellungskatalog, The Drawing Center New York 2005