Mai-Thu Perret

(Swiss, born 1976)

artwork 2012 by mai-thu perret

Mai-Thu Perret

2012, 2008

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untitled by mai-thu perret

Mai-Thu Perret

Untitled, 2010

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untitled by mai-thu perret

Mai-Thu Perret

Untitled, 2009

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Biography

Timeline

1976
Born in Geneva
2004
Received Federal Award of Art, Switzerland
2006
Kiefer-Hablitzel Art Prize
Swiss Federal Prize for Fine Arts
2011
Prix culturel Manor
Zurich Art Prize
Whitney Independent Study Programme, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
BA in English Litterature, University of Cambridge
Lives and Works in Geneva and New York

Exhibitions

2013
Mai-Thu Perret, Galerie Francesca Pia, Zurich (solo)
At Work. Atelier und Produktion als Thema der Kunst, Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Siegen
DECORUM. Tapis et tapisseries d´artistes, Musée d´art Moderne de la Ville de Paris
Pro-Choice, Fri-Art, Fribourg
Pattern: Follow the rules, Eli and Edithe Broad Art Museum, Michigan State University
Female Power. Matriarchy, Spirituality & Utopia, Museum voor Moderne Kunst, Arnhem
Reflecting Fashion, Kunst und Mode seit der Moderne, MUMOK, Vienna, Austria (solo)
Danser sa vie, Centre Pompidou, Paris
the devilʼs fidelity, Galerie Marian Goodman, Paris
EXAMPLE: SWITZERLAND. Unbounding and Crossing Over as Art, Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz

Literature

2008
Mai-Thu Perret Land of Crystal, Centre d’art contemporain, Genf, The Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago, Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht, Kunsthalle Sankt Gallen, Christoph Keller Editions/ JRP/Ringier
2007
Mai-Thu Perret « And every woman will be a walking synthesis of the universe », Annual Report 2005
2006, The Renaissance Society, University of Chicago, pp. 41-43
Hüster, Wiebke, Pappmaché-Kameradinnen, in: Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung, 19.02.2006
Bonacina, Andrew, Mai-Thu Perret, in: Again For Tomorrow, Royal College of Art, London, 2006 (cat.)
Lapp, Axel, Mai-Thu Perret, in: ArtReview, April 2006
Olympiade der Kunst//Olympian hights of Art, in: Lufthansa magazin, 06.2006
Feldman, Hannah, Desert of the Real. Hannah Feldman on the Art of Mai-Thu Perret, in: Artforum summer 2006
Sahakian, Marlyne, ONE TO WATCH, [Mai-Thu Perret], on: artcrush, issue 34, June 2006 (http://www.artkrush.com/mailer/issue34/index.html#watch)
Mojica, Jason, "The Crystal Frontier“, the Rennaissance Society, in: Time Out Chicago, issue