Parkett Editions, Zurich

Yto Barrada

(Moroccan, born 1971)

aquariums for sale on a rainy day, tangier by yto barrada

Yto Barrada

Aquariums for Sale on a Rainy Day, Tangier, 2001

Price on Request



Born in Paris, France
Recipient Ellen Auerbach Scholarship, Akademie der Kunst, Berlin
Artist of the Year, Deutsche Bank
Robert Gardner Fellowship, Harvard University, Peabody Museum
Abraaj Group Art Prize
Currently lives and works in Tangier, Morocco, and New York, NY


Before Our Eyes: Other Cartographies of the Rif, MACBA, Barcelona, Spain
Casablanca Chandigarh, CCA, Montreal
Private, Studio Geddes, Rome
PARLE POUR TOI, Marian Goodman, Paris
Colonia apócrifa, MUSAC Museo Arte Contempoáneo de Castilla y León, Spain
Before Our Eyes, MACBA, Barcelona, Spain
An Album: Cinématheque Tangier, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, USA (solo)
New Acquisitions, Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
2013 - 2014
L’Œil Photographique, FRAC Fonds régional d’art contemporain Auvergne, Clermont-Ferrand
The Spirit of Utopia, Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK

Public Collections

The Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig, Germany
Musée national d’Art moderne, Centre Paris, France
Musée de la Photographie, Charleroi, France
Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, Switzerland
International Center of Photography, New York, USA
Institut du Monde Arabe, Paris, France
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, USA
Fonds National d art Contemporain, Paris-La Défense, France
The Walther Family Foundation


Monograph published by JRP Ringier