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Gallery Weekend Berlin Summer Special
June 18–20, 2021
gallery-weekend-berlin.de

Elisabeth Neudörfl: Out in the Streets
Book launch and presentation of the special edition
Saturday, June 19, 2021, noon – 3 pm

Sunday Open with Mies In Mind
Organized by INDEX
August 20–22, 2021
Peter Piller: Table Rowing
Special presentation celebrating the reopening of the Neue Nationalgalerie

Georges Adéagbo

solo show

La lumière qui fait le bonheur…
Maschinenhaus M2, KINDL – Centre for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
March 28 – July 25, 2021
kindl-berlin.com
Watch the exhibition video
Georges Adéagbo in conversation with Bénédicte Savoy

group show

Stoa169, Polling, Germany
stoa169.com

awards & grants

Congratulations to Georges Adéagbo for being awarded a Smithsonian Artist Research Fellowship (SARF) 2020!

Eric Baudelaire

solo shows

Eric Baudelaire
Kunsthalle St. Gallen, Switzerland
September 11 – November 28, 2021
kunsthallestgallen.ch

When There is No More Music to Write (with Alvin Curran)
Spike Island, Bristol, UK
February 5 – May 8, 2022
spikeisland.org.uk

group show

Collection
Musem für Moderne Kunst, Tower, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
August 22, 2020 – May 30, 2021
mmk.art

Nina Canell

group shows

Ghosts from the Recent Past
Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland
Until September 26, 2021
imma.ie

MOMENTUM 11 – HOUSE OF COMMONS
Moss, Norway
June 12 – October 10, 2021
Opening postponed!
momentum.no

new publication

Nina Canell & Robin Watkins.
Amber (A visual anthology of the contradictory representation of the female body in the electrical age). 176 pp., fully illustrated, thread stiched, slip case with screen print, edition of 250 copies.
New York 2020

Mariana Castillo Deball

solo show

Amarantus
Museum für Gegenwartskunst Siegen, Germany
Until August 8, 2021
mgksiegen.de
Online-Talk with the artist and MGK director Thomas Thiel
Review in OCULA Magazine
Review in KUNSTFORUM International

group show

1000°. Contemporary Art on Old and New Ceramic Techniques
Kunsthaus Dresden, Germany
November 7, 2020 – June 13, 2021
kunsthausdresden.de

Walking through the town I followed a pattern…
An England’s Creative Coast Waterfronts commission by Turner Contemporary, Margate, UK
May 29 – November 12, 2021
turnercontemporary.org

public art commission

Mariana Castillo Deball has been selected to design a site-specific, integrated glass tile artwork for the concourse level of the future Wilshire/La Cienega Station, part of the Purple (D Line) Extension Transit Project’s on the Westside of Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, USA.
thesource.metro.net

Jimmie Durham

group shows

Collection 1970s – Present
207 Assembly

Jimmie Durham, David Hammons and Cady Noland
Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
Collection Gallery, Floor 2, 207, The David Geffen Wing
moma.org

Solid Ground - a site specific permanent installation
No Man’s Land Foundation, Loreto Aprutino, Italy
From August 31, 2019
nomanslandfoundation.org

new publication

Particle/Word Theory
104 pp., 12 images of drawings, thread stiched
Wiens Verlag and Edition Hansjörg Mayer, Berlin & London, 2020
This new poetry book by Jimmie Durham is now published.

new video
Jimmie Durham reading poems from his new book
Particle/Word Theory on November 1, 2020

Ester Fleckner

group shows

(in)visible
Malmö Konstmuseum, Sweden
June 12, 2021 – January 9, 2022
malmo.se

De Te Fabula Narrature
Historisk Museum, Oslo, Norway & Kulturhistorisk Museum & Kunstplass Contemporary Art [Oslo], Norway
June 18 – August 27, 2021
kunstplass5.no

Soil. Sickness. Society
Rønnebæksholm, Denmark
June 23 – October 31, 2021
roennebaeksholm.dk

Luca Frei

solo show

hier hier
Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Deurle, Belgium
November 7, 2021 – January 23, 2022

group show

Merz! Flux! Pop! (Exhibition design)
Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Høvikodden, Norway
June 3, 2021 – May 29, 2022
hok.no

new publication

From Day to Day / Fran Dag Till Dag.
Exhibition catalogue (Swedish/Engl.). Texts by Mats Stjernstedt, Yuki Higashino and an interview with Luca Frei. 45 pp., numerous colour illustrations. Malmö 2020

Ian Kiaer

new publication

IAN KIAER Endnote, tooth
Monograph with texts by Fabrice Hergott, François Piron, Christiane Rekade. English or French version. 320 pages, numerous colour illustrations, thread stitched, softcover. Berlin 2020

Dave McKenzie

solo show

Dave McKenzie: The Story I Tell Myself
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, USA
May 1 – October 4, 2021
whitney.org

feature

THE STRANGER – Colby Chamberlain on the art of Dave McKenzie in ARTFORUM‘s May issue

public collection

Dave McKenzie‘s work has recently been included in the collection of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Elisabeth Neudörfl

solo show

Out in the Streets
Galerie Barbara Wien, Berlin
Extended until August 22, 2021
Book launch and presentation of the special edition on Saturday, June 19, noon – 3 pm
Exhibition portfolio
Press text
List of works

group show

Fotografische Sammlung.
Im Krankenhaus: Ludwig Kuffer, Andreas Langfeld, Elisabeth Neudörfl

Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany
July 30 – November 7, 2021
museum-folkwang.de

new publication

Land’s End
The location of Topographie des Terrors examined by contemporary photographers published by Michael Disqué and Andreas Gehrke in cooperation with Stiftung Topographie des Terrors

Peter Piller

solo show

Peter Piller – Richard Prince
Weserburg Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen, Germany
June 19 – October 31, 2021
weserburg.de

Peter Piller – Archive of Books
Cabinet exhibition in the Centre for Artists‘ publications, Weserburg Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen, Germany
July 23 – November 14, 2021
weserburg.de

group show

TRAUTES HEIM, ALLEIN | SWEET HOME, ALONE
Fotografische Sammlung – Schloss Kummerow, Kummerow, Germany
Until October 31, 2021
schloss-kummerow.de

Vaclav Pozarek

solo show

TUC (Turnstile Utter Chaos)
Kunstverein Bielefeld, Germany
Until August 1, 2021
Artist talk on Friday, July 16, 7 pm
kunstverein-bielefeld.de
Review in TEXTE ZUR KUNST by Ulrich Loock

new publication

PAIR
This artist‘s book was created in the context of the exhibition TUC and thus a format that constitutes an elementary part of Pozarek‘s practice. In PAIR, the artist has juxtaposed covers of the Smithsonian Magazine from the 1970s and 1980s in such a way as to create references that are open both in form and content.
22 pages, numerous colour illustrations, 28 x 24 cm, thread stitched, softcover. Edition 500. Kunstverein Bielefeld 2021

Michael Rakowitz

film

Michael Rakowitz: Haunting the West
New film about Rakowitz’s artistic efforts to end the marginalization of West Asian art and history
youtube.com

solo shows

Michael Rakowitz: Nimrud
October 3, 2020 – June 18, 2021
Ruth and Elmer Wellin Museum of Art at Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, USA
hamilton.edu
Press Release
Exhibition Trailer

April is the cruellest month
An England’s Creative Coast Waterfronts commission by Turner Contemporary, Margate, UK
May 1 – November 14, 2021
turnercontemporary.org

Galerie Barbara Wien, Berlin
Spring 2022 (tbc)

FRAC Lorraine, Metz, France
February 24, 2022 (tbc)
fraclorraine.org

group shows

Never Spoken Again: Rogue Stories of Science and Collections
Telfair Museums, Jepson Center, Savannah, USA
June 18, 2021 – August 29, 2021

will travel to:
The College of Wooster Art Museum, Wooster, USA
(fall 2021)

Assyria to America
Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick, Maine, USA
Until December 2021
bowdoin.edu

For The Phoenix To Find Its Form In Us. On Restitution, Rehabilitation and Reparation
Exhibition in cooperation with SAVVY Contemporary at ifa-Galerie, Berlin, Germany
June 24 – August 29, 2021
Opening: June 23, 2021
ifa.de

The Flames. The Age of Ceramics
Musée d’Art moderne de la ville de Paris, France
October 14, 2021 – February 6, 2022
mam.paris.fr

awards

Congratulations to Michael Rakowitz for receiving the
Public Art Dialogue Award!
DePaul Museum of Art, Chicago, USA
publicartdialogue.org

Congratulations to Michael Rakowitz for being
selected as 2020 Nasher Prize Laureate!
nashersculpturecenter.org

public art commissions

April is the cruellest month
From April 2020
Margate, UK
Part of the Waterfront Project by Turner Contemporary
turnercontemporary.org

Tomas Schmit

solo shows

Sachen Machen. Tomas Schmit: Performance als Zeichnung
Kupferstichkabinett der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin, Germany
September 15, 2021 – January 9, 2022
smb.museum

Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin, Germany
September 2021

tomas schmit archiv

tomasschmit.com

Shimabuku

solo show

The 165-metre Mermaid and Other Stories
Nouveau Musée National de Monaco, Villa Paloma, Monaco
February 19 – October 3, 2021
nmnm.mc

Haegue Yang

solo shows

Haegue Yang: Strange Attractors
Tate St Ives, UK
Until September 26, 2021
tate.org.uk
Text by Kirsty Bell in Tate Etc. Magazine

Forum for Drone Speech – Singapore Simulations
National Gallery Singapore
November 26, 2019 – November 30, 2022
nationalgallery.sg

group shows

To Have and to Share – who owns the collection?
Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst, Leipzig, Germany
Until February 27, 2022
gfzk.de

Ground/work
The Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, MA, USA
October 5, 2020 – October 17, 2021
clarkart.edu

The Paradox of Stillness: Art, Object, and Performance
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, USA
May 15 – August 8, 2021
walkerart.org

GLOBAL GROOVE. Art, Dance, Performance and Protest
Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany
August 13 – November 14, 2021
museum-folkwang.de

new publications

Catalogue:
MMCA Hyundai Motor Series 2020: Haegue Yang – O2 & H2O
(MMCA 현대차 시리즈 2020: 양혜규 – O2 & H2O)

Ed. by Suki Kim and Lee Jihoi
Texts by Lee Jihoi, Yongwoo Lee, Hyosil Yang
Design by Jin Jung
Published by MMCA, Hyunsil Books, Seoul, 2021
Korean and English
24.5 x 17 x 2.3 cm, 223 pages, hardcover

Anthology:
Haegue Yang: Air and Water – Writings on Haegue Yang 2001-2020
(공기와 물: 양혜규에 관한 글 모음 2001~2020)

Ed. by Suki Kim, Haegue Yang and Lee Jihoi
Design by Jin Jung
Published by MMCA, Hyunsil Books, Seoul, 2020
Korean only
24.5 x 17 x 5 cm, 616 pages, hardcover

further publications