BIOGRAPHY
1973
Born in Lima, Peru
Lives and works in Berlin, Germany
EDUCATION
1998 – 2003
Universität der Künste Berlin, Berlin, Germany
1997 – 1999
Akademie der Bildenden Künste München, Munich, Germany
COLLECTIONS
Guilbaud, France
Mora Art Foundation, Lichtenstein
Sammlung Falckenberg, Hamburg, Germany
Sammlung Flick, Germany
Goetz Collection, Munich, Germany
Sammlung Hauser und Wirth, Switzerland
Sammlung Haubrok, Berlin, Germany
Sammlung Oetker, Germany
Sammlung Rheingold, Germany
Sammlung Springmeier-Moberly, Germany
Le College / FRAC Champagne-Ardenne, Reims, France
Tasmanian Museum for Old and New Art, Hobart, Austria
MALI, Museo de Arte, Lima, Peru
Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany
MUDAM, Musee dart Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxemburg
The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA, USA
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2018
Horror Vacui, Proyecto ami, Lima, Peru
2016
Being the measure, Williams College Museum of Art, Massachusetts, USA
2015
Charles H. Scott Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2014
KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany
2013
Why am I here and not somewhere else - Independencia II, Hauser & Wirth, Zurich, Switzerland
Why am I here and not somewhere else - Independencia II, Kunstverein Braunschweig, Germany
Kunstfenster BDI, Berlin, Germany
2012
Montevideo Art Biennial, Montevideo Biennal Foundation, Uruguay
"Ángel, ¿Eres tu?", 80M2 LIVIA BENAVIDES, Lima, Peru
Oxidacion/Reduccion, Museo de arte de Lima, Peru
NBK, Berlin, Germany
2011
Pneuma, Hauser & Wirth, New York, NY, USA
Midway Contemporary Art, Minneapolis, USA
2010
Manganese Make My Colors Blue, MAK, Vienna, Austria
Johann Konig, Berlin, Germany
2009
Borrowed Light, Kunst Halle, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland
2008
Karl Schmidt-Rottluff Stipendium 2008, Kunsthalle, Dusseldorf, Germany
Roma 395, Open Space / Art Cologne, Germany
2007
Galleria Franco Soffiantino, Turin, Italy
2006
Geschlossene Kurve, bei der fur jeden Punkt die Summe der Entfernungen zu zwei gegebenen Punkten konstant ist. Auslassung insbesondere inmitten von etwas, Johann Konig, Berlin, Germany
Independencia I, Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany
FRAC Champagne-Ardennes, Reims, France
2005
Der Soziographische Blick 1, Kunstraum, Innsbruck, Austria
2004
Alrededor des dosel - Umgehen der Baumkronen, Kunstlerhaus, Bremen, Germany
6x Yta Moreno, Hauser & Wirth, Zurich; Johann Konig, Berlin, Germany
2003
De adentro y afuera, Johann Konig, Berlin, Germany
GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2018
Blind Faith, Haus der Kunst München, Munich, Germany
2017
10 years old - Fondazione Fotografia Modena, Modena, Italy
Under Construction, Schau Fenster, Berlin, Germany
2016
The End of the World, Luigi Pecci Center for Contemporary Art, Prato, Italy
Los Angeles. Berlin, L.A. Trilogy III Group Exhibition, 68 projects, Berlin, Germany
Gartenschau, KÖNIG GALERIE, St.Agnes, Berlin, Germany
2015
MATERIAL, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany
2014
Lost Paradise, KAI 10 | Arthena Foundation, Düsseldorf, Germany
The Ever Changing Body part III, Cultuurcentrum Strombeek Gent, Strombeek-Bever, Belgium
TIEFSEEWELTEN Zeitgenössische Skulptur und Videokunst, Museum Kunst der Westküste, Föhr, Germany
Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, Poland
8th Berlin Biennial, Berlin, Germany
SLOW FUTURE, Centrum Sztuki Wspolczesnej Zamek Ujazdowski, Warsaw, Poland
Ökonomie der Aufmerksamkeit, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria
2013
Johann König IM ERSTEN, Vienna, Austria
Back to Earth. Die Wiederentdeckung der Keramik in der Kunst, Herbert Gerisch Stiftung, Neumünster, Germany
Kunstfenster, Kulturkreis der deutschen Wirtschaft im BDI, Berlin, Germany
Pavilion of Latin America-IILA (Italo-Latin American Institute), at the 55th International Art Exhibition la Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
Itinerarios 2011/12, Fundacion Botin, Santander, Spain
2012
The City that doesn't exist. Images of global spaces, Ludwig Forum fur internationale Kunst, Aachen, Germany
No Lone Zone, Tate Modern, London, UK
Museo Sala de arte publico Siqueiros, Mexico
Decimo Parallelo, Fondazione Fotografia in Modena, Italy
The Voyage, or Three years at sea, Charles H. Scott Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
Doppio Gioco - Double Game. The Ambiguity of the Photographic Image, Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa, Venice, Italy
La Institucion redentora" / "The Redeeming Institution, SAPS, Sala de Arte Publico Siqueiros, Mexico
ILOVIT - Copenhagen Art Festival, Højbro Plads, Copenhagen, Denmark
BIOS - Konzepte des Lebens in der zeitgenossischen Skulptur, Georg-Kolbe-Museum, Berlin, Germany
SURVIVAL KIT 4, Riga, Latvia
2011
Terrible Beauty: Art, Crisis, Change & The office of Non-Compilance, Dublin Contemporary, Ireland
Kulturtransfers #2, ifa Galerie Berlin, Germany
2010
Le Meilleur des mondes, Mudam, Luxembourg
The Mass Ornament, Barbara Gladstone, New York, NY, USA
Festival Theaterformen, Braunschweig, Germany
Brave New World, MUDAM-Musee d'Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg
Totem and Taboo. A matter of concern, Oratorio della Passione, Basilica Sant'Ambrogio, Milan, Italy
2009
For the use of those who see, KW - Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
Nahrung - kaleidoskopische Untersuchung eines Treibstoffs, Shedhalle, Zurich, Switzerland
Der innere Blick, Kunsthalle, Tubingen, Germany
Backyard, Kunstvereniging Diepenheim, Diepenheim, The Netherlands
10th Bienal de La Habana, Havana, Cuba
2008
Carte Blanche III: „Gedichte der Fakten" - Arbeiten aus der Sammlung Arend und Brigitte Oetker, GfzK - Galerie fur Zeitgenossische Kunst, Leipzig, Germany
Zeitblick. Ankaufe aus der Sammlung Zeitgenossischer Kunst der Bundesrepublik Deutschland 1998-2008, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany
Die Tropen - Ansichten von der Mitte der Weltkugel, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany
Tropicos, Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
The Hamster Wheel, Malmo Konsthall, Sweden
Win - Win, Zern, Berlin, Germany
2007
Von Francis Picabia bis Jason Rhoades. Werke aus der Friedrich Christian Flick Collection, Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, Germany
Ostropicos - visoes a partir do centro do globo, Instituto Goethe do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Die Insignien des Alters, Arge Kunst, Bozen, Italy
Made in Germany, Sprengel Museum; Kestnergesellschaft Kunstverein, Hannover, Germany
The Chatter of Culture, Artspeak, Vancouver, Canada
2006
Territory, Presentation House Gallery & Artspeak, Vancouver, Canada
Inaugural Exhibition, Johann Konig, Berlin, Germany
2005
Scrabble, CASM, Barcelona, Spain
Centro Atlantico de Arte Moderno - CAAM, Las Palmas, Spain
Deriva Mental, Museo Tamayo, Mexico City, Mexico
MAK Schindler Artists in Residence Program, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Ars Viva, Kunstverein fur die Rheinlande und Westfalen, Dusseldorf, Germany
Irreducible, CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, CA, USA
Bottcherpreis, Kunsthalle, Bremen, Germany
Die Ordnung der Natur, OK-Zentrum, Linz, Austria
Ars Viva 04/05 ¬ Time, Zacheta Gallery of Art, Warsaw, Poland
Erzahl mal was, Kunstverein, Langenhagen, Germany
2004
Ars Viva, Kunsthalle, Mannheim, Germany
With All Due Intent. Manifesta, San Sebastian, Spain
2003
Central Station - Falckenberg Collection, La Maison Rouge, Paris, France
Nation, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt/Main, Germany
2002
Kino der Kalte, Medienkunstarchiv, Vienna, Austria
2001
Dedicated to Yi Yen Wu, Kunsthaus Raskolnikow, Dresden, Germany
Eyes look into the wall - Current Trends in video art, Brandenburgischer Kunstverein, Potsdam, Germany
2000
Group exhibition, K2 gallery, Leipzig, Germany
PERFORMANCES
2009
Dilusion facilitada, performance with 15 musicians, 10th Bienal de La Habana, Cuba