Marina Abramović

(Serbian, born 1946)

holding the lamb by marina abramovic

Marina Abramovic

Holding the Lamb

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rest energy by marina abramovic

Marina Abramovic

Rest Energy

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the kitchen ix by marina abramovic

Marina Abramovic

The Kitchen IX, 2009

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the scream by marina abramovic

Marina Abramovic

The Scream, 2014

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Born on November 30 in Belgrade, Serbia
1965 - 1970
Academy of Fine Arts, Belgrade, Serbia
1973 - 1975
Teaches at the Academy of Fine Arts, Novi Sad, Serbia
Wins Sekretar Skoja Prize for Rhythm 5, Galleria Nova, Zagreb, Croatia
Visiting professor at the Académie des Beaux-Arts, Paris, France
The Great Wall Walk (April 30–June 27)
1990 - 1991
Visiting professor at the Hochschule der Kunst
Visiting professor at the Académie des Beaux-Arts, Paris, France
1992 - 1996
Professor at the Hochschule für Bildende Kunst in Braunschweig, Germany
1997 - 2004
Professor at the Hochschule Bildende Künste, Braunschweig, Germany


"Marina Abramović: The Artist is Present," The Garage, Moscow, Russia (solo)
"Marina Abramović," Pinnacle Gallery, Savannah, GA (solo)
"Exchange + Evolution," Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA
"Fertility," Akim Monet, Berlin, Germany
"Publics and Counterpublics," Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporaneo, Seville, Spain
"For a Long Time…," Roberts & Tilton, Santa Monica, CA
"The Luminous Interval," Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao, Spain
"L’Insoutenablle Légérete de l’Être," Yvon Lambert, New York, NY
"L’Insoutenablle Légérete de l’Être," Yvon Lambert, Paris, France
"Personal Structures," Palazzo Bembo, Venice, Italy
"Heroinas," Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza y Fundacion Caja, Madrid, Spain
"10 Dialogues: Richard Demarco, Scotland, and the European Avant Garde," Royal Scottish Academy of Art and Architecture, Edinburgh, Scotland
"TRA. EDGE OF BECOMING," Palazzo Fortuny, Venice, Italy
Outside the Box: Edition Jacob Samuel, 1988-2010. The Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, California

Public Collections

Kunstmuseum Bern, Switzerland
Musée d'Art Contemporain Lyon, France
Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany
Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, CA
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, Netherlands
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN


Abramović, Marina et. al. “ MoMA: How to Look at Modern Art,” The Brooklyn Rail, February 2005, pp. 20-21.
“Le Guide Culturelle: Vidéo du Corps à l’Ouvrage,” Elle, June 27 2005, p. 24.
Hopkins, Randi, “I know what girls like,” The Boston Phoenix, Wednesday, January 12th, 2005.
“Everybody at Art 36 Basel,” Artnet, June 20, 2005.
Edgers, Geoff, “Perchance To Dream,” The Boston Globe, Friday, February4th, 2005, C1, C16.
Edgers, Geoff, “Trying out sleep sculpture gives him pause,” The Boston Globe,Friday, February 4th, 2005, C1, C16.
“Dreaming Now,” Sculpture, April 2005.
De Baecque, Antoine, “Une vie de performances,” Libération Online, Wednesday, July 13, 2005.
“Death and the maiden,” The Art Newspaper: Art Basel Edition, June 14, 2005, p. 1.
Dailey, Meghan. “Feel Like Italian,” Art + Auction, Volume XXVII, No. 9, May 2005, p. 179.