Monica Bonvicini

Biography
Born in 1965 in Venice, Italy
Lives and works in Berlin, Germany
EDUCATION
1986-93 Hochschule der Kunste, Berlin, Germany
1991-92 California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA, USA
Since 2003 Professorship at the Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna, Austria
Since 2017 Professorship at Universität der Künste, Berlin, Germany
Collections
Städtisches Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach, Germany
Staatliche Museum zu Berlin, Kupferstichkabinett, Berlin, Germany
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, USA
Wroclaw Contemporary Museum, Wroclaw, Poland
Museum Sztuki, Lodz, Poland
MAMbo, Museo d´Arte Moderna di Bologna, Italy
Arco Foundation, Madrid, Spain
Castello di Rivoli, Turin, Italy
Coleccion Jumex, Mexico City, Mexico
Fonds Regional d’Art Contemporain (Frac) des Pays de la Loire, Carquefou, France
Galleria d’Arte Moderna, Turin, Italy
Istanbul Museum of Modern Art, Istanbul, Turkey
Lenbachhaus, Munich, Germany
Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zürich, Switzerland
Museion, Bozen, Italy
Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
Neue Galerie, Graz, Austria
Sammlung Hoffmann, Berlin, Germany
Sammlung Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen (IFA), Berlin, Germany
Sammlung Wemhöner, Berlin, Germany
Schaufler Sammlung Sindelfingen, Germany
Sharjah Art Foundation, Sharjah
Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary, Vienna, Austria
Volpinum Kunstsammlung, Vienna, Austria
Neues Museum Weimar, Weimar, Germany
Sammlung Reinking, Hamburg, Germany
Sammlung Falckenberg, Hamburg, Germany
Julia Stoschek Collection, Duesseldorf, Germany
Neue Nationalgalerie Berlin, Germany
UPCOMING
2019
OGR, Turin, Italy
Belvedere 21, Wien, Austria (solo)
2018
Möglichkeiten des Dialogs, Salm Palais der Nationalgalerie Prag, Prague, Czech Republic
SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2018
Möglichkeiten des Dialogs, Salm Palais der Nationalgalerie Prag, Prague, Czech Republic
The Street. Where the World Is Made, MAXXI, National Museum of 21st Century Arts, Rome, Italy
Guilt, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany
2017
3612,54 m³ vs 0,05m³, Monica Bonvicini, Berlinische Galerie, Berlin, Germany
Bonded Eternmale, Tower, König Galerie, Berlin, Germany
Monica Bonvicini, Gerhardsen Gerner, Oslo, Norway
RE Pleasure RUN, Mitchell- Innes & Nash, New York, NY, USA
Our House, Galleria Raffaella Cortese, Mailand, Italy
2016
her hand around the room, BALTIC The Centre for Contemporary Art, Newcastle, UK
2015
Forget All Instructions, Peter Kilchmann, Zurich, Switzerland
2014
Monica Bonvicini, Peter Kilchmann, Zurich, Switzerland
2013
Disegni, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany
Kurt-Kurt, Berlin, Germany
Then to see the days again and night never never be too high, Galleria Massimo Minini, Brescia, Italy
2012
Off the Grid, Rat Hole Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
Desire Desiese Devise, Stadtisches Museum Abteiberg, Monchengladbach, Germany
Desire Desiese Devise, Deichtorhallen, Sammlung Falckenberg, Hamburg, Germany
2011
A BLACK HOLE OF NEEDS, HOPES AND AMBITIONS, CAC Malaga, Centro de Arte Contemporaneo de Malaga, Malaga, Spain
2010
BOTH ENDS, Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany
2009
Focus: Monica Bonvicini-Light Me Black, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
Monica Bonvicini, Museion. Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Bozen, Bolzano, Italy
Increased Anxiety, Sleeping Problems, Sexual Problems, Nausea, Diarrhea, Grieder Contemporary, Zürich, Küsnacht ZH, Switzerland
Monica Bonvicini, Frac des Pays de la Loire, Carquefou, France
Bonvicini / Burr, Lenbachhaus, Munich, Germany*, traveling to Kunstmuseum Basel Museum fur Gegenwartskunst, Basel, Switzerland
2007
What does your wife think of your rough and dry hands?, Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden
Monica Bonvicini, NEVER MISSING A LINE, Sculpture Center, Long Island, New York, NY, USA
2006
No Erection Without Castration,Kunstraum Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
Monica Bonvicini, Galerie fur Zeitgenossische Kunst, Leipzig, Germany
2005
Monica Bonvicini, Museum Abteiberg, Monchengladbach, Germany
2004
Monica Bonvicini: Michael Elmgreen & Ingar Dragset, Sprengel Museum, Hanover, Germany
2003
Monica Bonvicini/Sam Durant: Break it/Fix it, Secession, Vienna, Austria
ANXIETY ATTACK, Modern Art Oxford, Oxford, UK
Shotgun, Tramway, Glasgow, UK
2002
Black, Kunstmuseum Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
Monica Bonvicini, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
2001
Scream & Shake, Le Magasin, Grenoble, France
2000
Run, TAKE one SQUARE or two, Salzburger Kunstverein, Salzburg, Austria
Bad Bed Bud Pad Bet Pub, Kunsthaus Glarus, Glarus, Switzerland
1999
BAU, Galleria Civica d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Turin, Turin, Italy
1998
Destroy She Said, Kunstlerhaus Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
1997
The Solidity of Architecture The Institutional Defense, NEU Gallery, Berlin, Germany
1994
A Place to Call Home, Berolina Haus, Berlin, Germany
Die Ecken des Lebens oder uber eine perspektivische Architektur der Wahrheit, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
1993
verbrauchte nostalgie, Likorfabrik, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
Eine quadratische Sehnsucht mit Blick auf einen Traum, Hochschule der Kunste, Berlin, Germany
1992
Cal Arts, I Muri 1&2, Main Gallery, Valencia, CA, USA
1991
The Space, Annex 18, Cal Arts, Valencia, CA, USA
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2018
KLASSENVERHÄLTNISSE – Phantoms of Perception, Kunstverein in Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
Sixth Sense, Walter Storms Gallery, Munich, Germany
[Monica Bonvicni] 14/18 - Not then, Not now, Not ever/ 31 symbols of peace, Deutscher Bundestag, German Bundestag, Reichstag building, Berlin
The Body in Pieces, KAI 10 Arthena Foundation, Düsseldorf, Germany
curated by_Jerome Sans, part of curated by_Vienna 2018, Krinzinger Projekte, Vienna, Austria
Galerie Mathias Güntner, Hamburg, Germany
A Strong Desire, PS120, Berlin, Germany
Unsettlement, MUMA Melbourne, Australia
Cité Radieuse Le Corbusier, Frac Lorraine: Hors Les Murs, Briey, France
Spazio Punch, Cruising Pavilion at the 16th Venice Architecture Biennale, Venice, Italy
FIVE MILLION YEARS Monica Bonvicini, Kerstin Brätsch, Tobias Spichtig, Deborah Schamoni, Munich, Germany
Eco e Narciso. Ritratto e autoritratto nelle collezioni del Maxxi e delle Gallerie Nazionali Barberini Corsini, Rome, Italy
Women House, National Museum of Women in the Arts of Washington, D.C. USA
KEDEM-KODEM-KADIMA, CCA Tel Aviv, Israel
Glaube Liebe Hoffnung, Kunsthaus Graz, Graz, Austria
Galerie Peter Kilchmann, Zurich, Switzerland
2017
Installation Art, works from the collection, Museion Bolzano, Bolzano, Italy
Berlin Now, David Nolan Gallery, New York, USA
Womenhouse 2.0., La Monnaie de Paris, Paris France
Triennale du Valais, Wallis, Switzerland
15th Istanbul Bienniale, Istanbul, Turkey
Sur/Face. Spiegel, Museum für Angewandte Kunst, Frankfurt, Germany
Elbphilharmonie Revisited, Deichtorhallen, Hamburg, Germany
Onder ons, CIAP Hasselt, Hasselt, Belgium
Beyond the Pleasure Principle. Affective Operations, Zachęta National Gallery of Art, Warsaw, Poland
Glassstress, Palazzo Franchetti Venice, Venice, Italy
Luther und die Avantgarde, Stiftung für Kunst und Kultur, Historic Prison, Lutherstadt Wittenberg, Wittenberg, Germany
2016
In Wonderland - A Birthday Exhibition For Timo Miettinen - Salon Dahlmann, Berlin
Ministère Ta Mère, Galerie de multiples, GDM, Paris, France
Labor Relations, Wroclaw Contemporary Museum (MWW), Wroclaw, Poland
Going Public, The Napoleone Collection, Touchstones Rochdale, Greater Manchester, UK
What do you read my lord ? Words... words... words..., Galerie de multiples GDM, Paris Beton, Museumsquartier, Vienna, Austria
Contemporary Sculpture Park, Domaine Du Muy, Le Muy (Var), France
obsession DADA, celebrates 100 years of DADA at cabaret voltaire, Zurich, Switzerland
Atopía. Migración, Legado Y Ausencia De Lugar, MAMBO, Bogotá, Columbia
Souviens-toi du temps présent at the Centre d'art le Lait, Albi, France
Ministère Ta Mère, Galerie de Multiples, Paris, Franze
Beyond Performance, Galerie Peter Kilchmann, Zurich, Switzerland
Erika Hoffmann-Könige collection at Atlas Sztuki, Lódz, Poland
Homosexualität_en, LWL Museum für Kunst und Kultur, Münster, Germany
2015
Ennesima An Exhibition of Seven Exhibitions on Italian Art, La Triennale di Milano. Design Museum, Milano, Italy
.Drawing | THE BOTTOM LINE, S.M.A.K., Gent, Belgium
All the World's Futures, Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
Kunstler als Auftraggeber von zeitgenossischer Architektur, Bielefelder Kunstverein, Bielefeld, Germany
Turn On. Time-Based Media Art from Julia Stoschek Collection, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel
A Republic of Art, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Es werde Licht… Von den Impressionisten zu Thomas Alva Edison, Kunstmuseum St.Gallen, Switzerland
In Girum Imus Nocte et Consumimur Igni, Fundacion Jumex Arte Art Contemporaneo, Mexico City, Mexico
Homosexualitat_en, Schwules Museum, Berlin, Germany
2014
Collecting for Tomorrow, Museion, Bolzano, Italy
Ladies First! Kunstlerinnen aus der Sammlung Schaufler, Schauwerk Sindelfingen, Germany
High Performance, Julia Stoschek Collection zu Gast im ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany
Wall Works, Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum fur Gegenwart, Berlin, Germany
Damage Control: Art and Destruction Since 1950, Kunsthaus Graz, Graz; Musee d'Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxemburg
PLAYTIME, Stadtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus und Kunstbau, Munich, Germany
The Crime was almost perfect, Witte de With, Utrecht, The Netherlands; PAC, Milano, Italy
2013
Cut 'n' Paste, MoMA, New York, NY, USA
Damage Control: Art and Destruction Since 1950, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington DC, USA
Incontri - Zeitgenossische italienische Kunst, SCHAUWERK Sindelfingen, Germany
Monica Bonvicini, Sterling Ruby, Kunsthalle Mainz, Germany
Glass of Water, Futura - Center for Contamporary Art, Prague, Czechoslovakia
Fragile? Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Venice, Italy
An der Isar, Stadtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Munich, Germany
2012
Enlightened: Elecritc Light As The Fairy of Art, Artipelag Konsthall, Gustavsberg, Sweden
PORTFOLIO BERLIN 02, Kunsthalle Rostock, , Germany
Utopie Gesamtkunstwerk, Belvedere, 21er Haus, Vienna, Austria
Intense proximite, La Triennale, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
Mannlicher Akt, Lintos Kunstmuseum Linz, Linz, Austria
2011
VOR DEM GESETZ, Museum Ludwig Koln, Cologne, Germany
Surreal versus Surrealism in Contemporary Art, IVAM, Instituto Valenciano de Arte Moderno Centre Julio Gonzalez, Valencia, Spain
Melanchotopia, Witte de With, Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Terrible Beauty: Art, Crisis, Change & The Office of Non-Compliance, Dublin Contemporary, Dublin, Ireland
Intense proximite, La Triennale, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
Beziehungsarbeit - Kunst und Institution, Kunstlerhaus Wien, Vienna, Austria
Under Destruction. Destruction in Art - 50 Years after HtNY, Swiss Institute Contemporary Art New York, NY, USA
2010
Under Destruction. Destruction in Art - 50 Years after HtNY, Museum Tinguely, Basel, Switzerland (travelling to Swiss Institute, NYC, NY, USA, 2011)
Intensif Station - 26 Kunstlerraume im K21, K21 Standehaus Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
Post Monument, XIV Biennale Internazionale di Scultura di Carrara, Carrara, Italy
Eine Insel fur die Kunst, EMSCHERKUNST.2010, Essen, Germany
À l'ombre d'un doute, FRAC Lorraine, Metz, France
The New Decor, Hayward Gallery, London, UK (travelling to The Garage, Centre for Contemporary Culture, Moscow, Russia, 2011)
I LOVE YOU, ARoS Aarhus Kunstmuseum, Arhus, Denmark
Julia Stoschek Collection - I want to see how you see, Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
2009
Scorpio's Garden, Temporare Kunsthalle Berlin, Germany
The Secret Life of Objects, Midway Contemporary Art, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Nothingness and Being, Jumex Collection Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico
Italics. Arte Italiana fra tradizione e rivoluzione, 1968-2008, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL, USA
The World Is Yours, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek, Denmark
Political / Minimal, Muzeum Sztuki, Lodz, Poland
Transitory Objects, Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary TBA21, Vienna, Austria
Mit dem Fahrrad zur Milchstraße. Zeitgenossische Kunst aus der Sammlung Hoffmann, Galerie Neue Meister / Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden, Berlin, Dresden, Germany
Compass in Hand: Selections from the Judith Rothschild Foundation Contemporary Drawings Collection, MOMA, Museum Of Modern Art, New York, NY, USA (travelling to IVAM, Valencia, Spain, 2010; Gropius Bau Berlin, Germany, 2011)
The Porn Identity, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria
2008
Political Minimal, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
7 + 1 Project Rooms, MARCO, Museo de Arte Contemporanea de Vigo, Vigo, Spain
PROSPECT:1, New Orleans Biennal, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Italics. Arte Italiana fra tradizione e rivoluzione, 1968-2008, Palazzo Grassi, Venice, Italy (travels to the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL, USA, 2009)
Female Trouble, The Camera as Mirror and Stage of Female Projection in Photography and Video Art, Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich, Germany
Home is the Place you Left, Trondheim Kunstmuseum, Trondheim, Norway
MUSEUM AS MEDIUM, MARCO, Museo de Arte Contemporanea de Vigo, Vigo, Spain (travelling to Koldo Mitxelena, San Sebastian , Spain, 2008)
Art Against Architecture, National Gallery of Island, Reykjavik, Island
Focus on Italian Contemporary Art, MAMbo - Museo d'Arte Moderna di Bologna, Bologna, Italy
Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary Collection as Aleph, Kunsthaus Graz, Graz, Austria
2007
If I can't dance, I don't want to be part of your revolution, MuHKA Museum of Contemporary Art Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
La parola nell'arte, MART, Museo di arte moderna e contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, Rovereto, Italy
Cinema Paradiso, Australian Center for Contemporary Art, Victoria, Australia
Mentalscapes: A Journey Through Italian Contemporary Art, TelAviv Museum of Art, TelAviv, Israel
Camera con vista. Arte e interni in Italia 1900-2000, Palazzo Reale, Milan, Italy
2006
This is not for you. Sculptures as Tropes of Criticality, Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary, Vienna, Austria
How to Live Together, 27th Sao Paulo Biennial, Sao Paulo, Brazil
In den Alpen - Ein Panorama, Kunsthaus Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
International 06, Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool, UK
Fever Variations, 6th Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju, Korea
Jenseits des Kinos: Die Kunst der Projektion, Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, Germany
Lifestyle, Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, St. Gallen, Switzerland
Das Achte Feld. Geschlechter, Leben und Begehren in der Bildenden Kunst seit 1960, Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany
The Expanded Eye, Kunsthaus Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Il diavolo del focolare, Triennale di Milano, Milan, Italy
Constructing New Berlin, Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ, USA
Quobo. Kunst in Berlin 1989-1999, Galerie des bulgarischen Kunstlerverbandes, Sofia, Bulgaria
Dark Places, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Down by Law: A Wrong Gallery Production, New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, USA
2005
Open City, Nikolaj Copenhagen Contemporary Art Center, Copenhagen, Denmark
Ausstieg aus dem Bild, ZKM Zentrum fur Kunst und Medientechnologie, Exit, Karlsruhe, Germany
Behind Closed Doors, DCA Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee, UK
Monuments for the USA, CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, CA, USA (traveled to White Columns, New York, NY, USA, 2005) Blancanieves y los siete enanitos, Fundacion Marcellino Botin, Santander, Spain
Die Sammlung der EVN, Museum Moderne Kunst, Vienna, Austria
The Experience of Art, 51st Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
Re:MODERN, Kunstlerhaus, Vienna, Austria
SPACE: Now and Then, AaBe` Fabrieken, Tilburg, The Netherlands
Preis der Nationalgalerie, Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, Germany
More than This! Negotiating Realities, Goteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art, Gothenburg, Sweden
Dall'occhio elettronico, Castello di Rivoli Museum of Contemporary Art, Turin, Italy
Center of Gravity, Istanbul Modern, Istanbul, Turkey
Walls to be Destroyed, Frac Lorraine, Lorraine, France
"36 X 27 X 10", Palais der Republik, Berlin, Germany
2004
Komplex Berlin, 3. Berlin Biennale fur zeitgenossische Kunst, Berlin, Germany
Born to be a Star, Kunstlerhaus, Vienna, Austria
From A Different Angle, SCAPE Biennial 04, Christchurch, New Zeeland
Funky Lessons, Buro Friedrich, Berlin, Germany* (travelling to Bawag Foundation, Vienna, Austria, 2004)
Performative Architektur, Galerie fur Zeitgenossische Kunst, Leipzig, Germany
Dimensione Follia, Galleria Civica di Arte Contemporanea, Trento, Italy
No Money, Kunsthalle Kiel, Kiel, Germany
Cordially Invited, BAK & Zentral Museum, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Pathos/Gefuhle, Raumpool, Frankfurt, Germany
None of the Above, Swiss Institute, New York, NY, USA
2003
Living Inside the Grid, New Museum, New York, NY, USA
Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered, Migros Museum, Zurich, Switzerland (traveled to Centre for Contemporary Art Laznia, Gdansk, Poland, 2003)
Phantom der Lust, Neue Galerie am Landesmuseum Johanneum, Graz, Austria
Somewhere Better Than This Place, The Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
Independence, South London Gallery, London, GB
Rendered, Sarah Meltzer Gallery, New York, NY, USA
Accessoiremaximalismus, Kunsthalle Kiel, Kiel, Germany
Outlook - International Art Exhibition in Athens, Benaki Museum, Athens, Greece
Poetic Justice, 8th International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul, Turkey
Lei. Donne nelle collezioni italiane, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy
2002
Out of Place: Contemporary Art and the Architectural Uncanny, MCA Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA (travelling to Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA, 2002)
Center of Attraction, 8th Baltic Triennal of International Art, Vilnius, Lithuania
Urban Creation, Shanghai Biennale 2002, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, China
Hausordnungen, Stadthaus Ulm, Ulm, Germany
UNLOADED - Coming Up For Air, Oberschan, Wartau (SG), Switzerland
Public Affairs, Kunsthaus Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Fusion Cuisine, Deste Foundation, Athens, Greece
Mapping the Process, Essor Gallery Limited, London, UK
Arte in Video, Castello di Rivoli, Turin, Italy
2001
Inside Space: Experiments in Redefining Rooms, MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, MA, USA
Le Repubbliche dell'Arte. Germania. La costruzione di un'immagine, Palazzo delle Papesse, Centro d'Arte Contemporanea, Siena, Italy
Quobo. Kunst/Art in Berlin 1989-1999, Museum National Jakarta, Jakarta Pusat, Indonesia (traveling to Waikato Museum of Art and History, Hamilton, New Zeeland, Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, Germany, Van Ho Exhibition Center, Hanoi, Vietnam, Museum of Contemporary Art , Tokyo, Japan, Sungkok Art Museum, Seoul, Korea, Carrillo Gil Museum, Mexico City, Mexico, Museo de Artes Visuales, Santiago, Chile, Galerie des bulgarischen Kunstlerverbandes, Sofia, Bulgaria, Muzej istorije Jugoslavije, Belgrade, Serbia, CAC Contemporary Art Center Vilnius, Lithuania, Staatliches Kunstmuseum Nowosibirsk, Novosibirsk, Russia, KUMU Art Museum, Tallin, Estonia)
Trans Sexual Express, Centre d'Art Santa Monica, Barcelona, Spain
24th International Biennial of Graphic Arts, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Ein gut platzierter Helm ist wie ein beruhigender Blick, Kunsthalle Nurnberg, Nuremberg, Germany
Videos im offentlichen Raum, Helle Nachte, Basel, Switzerland
Angst, Ursula Blickle Stiftung, Kreichtal, Germany* (traveled to: Kunstverein Graz, Graz, Austria, 2001)
Intime Expeditionen, Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe, Germany* (traveled to: Haus am Waldsee, Berlin, Germany, 2001)
2000
Der Anagramatische Korper, ZKM Zentrum fur Kunst und Medientechnologie, Karlsruhe, Germany
HausSchau - Das Haus in der Kunst, Deichtorhallen, Hamburg, Germany
Quobo. Kunst/Art in Berlin 1989-1999, Pao Galleries, Hongkong Art Center, Hongkong, China
Futurama. Arte in Italia, Museo Pecci, Prato, Italy
The Children of Berlin, Folkwang Museum Essen, Essen, Germany
1999
Public Domain, 3. Österreiche Triennale zur Fotografie, Eisernes Haus, Graz, Austria
Children of Berlin: Cultural Developments 1989-1999, P.S.1, New York, NY, USA
Bonvicini, Moro, Toderi, De Appel Foundation, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
The Space Here Is Everywhere, Villa Merkel, Esslingen, Germany
Looking For A Place, SITE Santa Fe's Third International Biennal, Santa Fe, NM, USA
Esposizione Internationale d'Arte, dAPERTutto, La Biennale di Venezia 48, Venice, Italy
Signs of Life, Melbourne International Biennal, Melbourne, Australia
Construction Drawings, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
Identita femminile nel video italiano, Accademia Britannica, Rome, Italy
Moving Images. Film + Reflektion in der Kunst, Galerie fur Zeitgenossische Kunst, Leipzig, Germany
Warten, Kunst-Werke, Berlin, Germany
1998
Site Construction, South London Gallery, London, UK
Berlin - Berlin, 1st Berlin Biennale, Berlin, Germany
Yesterday Begins Tomorrow: Ideals, Dreams, and the Contemporary Awakening, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, USA
Junge Szene, Wiener Secession, Vienna, Austria
Kamikaze, Marstall, Berlin, Germany
Prinx Whanki 1998, Whanki Museum, Seoul, Korea
Construction Drawings, P.S.1, New York, NY, USA
Le Futur de Passe, L.A.C., F.R.A.C. Languedoc-Roussillon, Sigean, France
Aus Berlin auf Papier, Kunsthalle Rostock, Rostock, Germany
1997
Heaven: Private View, P.S.1, New York, NY, USA
1996
Nach Weimar, Neues Museum Weimar, Weimar, Germany
All Work No Play, Acme Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Missing Links, Galerie Fischer, Berlin, Germany
1995
Soma in Bethanien, Kunstamt Kreuzberg, Berlin, Germany
Der Telematische Raum, Neue Gesellschaft fur bildende Kunst, Berlin, Germany
All Work No Play, Festspielhaus Hellerau, Dresden, Germany
1994
Goldrausch V, Haus am Waldsee, Berlin, Germany
1990
Dromomania, Botschaft e.V., Berlin, Germany
PUBLIC AND VARIOUS PROJECTS
2018
All Day Night Smoke, Vienna, Austria
2015
Light installation for “She Lies” at Bjørvika Fjord, in front of the Norwegian Opera, Oslo, Norway
2012
Large-scale, permanent outdoor sculpture RUN in front of the Handball Plaza Light Art, Commission in the framework of the London Olympic Games
2011
Canteen at Berghein, Une Fille d´officier/Bel innocent, Maxi Edition Release Concert (featuring artwork by Monica Bonvicini), La Stampa, Berlin, Germany
UferHallen Kunstaktie, kunst-aktien, Berlin, Germany
2010
Large-scale, permanent outdoor sculpture She Lies on the Bjørvika Fjord, in front of the Norwegian Opera and Ballet, Oslo, Norway
Large-scale outdoor sculpture Satisfy Me in Zentraldeponie Emscherbruch, EMSCHERKUNST.2010, Eine Insel fur die Kunst, Essen, 2010
2009
White Columns, A Personal Shout. A Screening curated by Lovett/Codagnone, New York, NY, USA
Marius Babias/NBK, Nasterea Culturii Pop, Buchprojekt fur IDEA Verlag, Berlin, Germany
2008
Neuer Berlinerkunstverein, Monica Bonvicini, Berlin, Germany
Art 39 Basel, Art Basel Projects, Built for Crime, Basel, Switzerland
2007
Sculpture International Rotterdam, PUBLIEK, Rotterdam, The Netherlands*
Stage design for the play This is Not a Love Song, directed by Ulrich Rasche, Wiener Festwochen, Vienna, Austria
2006
Newcastle Gateshead Winter Festival, NOT FOR YOU, Newcastle, GB
2004
Stage design for the play 231, East 47th Street: an installation for actors and dancers based on motifs of Andy Warhol, directed by Ulrich Rasche, Sophiensaele, Berlin, Germany (02-11 April)
Sculpture for Art Basel, Don´t miss a Sec, Basel, Switzerland
Fondazione Trussardi, Wi will be Your Mirror, Frieze Art Fair, London, UK
2003
Sculpture, London Institute, Don´t Miss a Sec, London, UK
2002
Stage design for the play Betrogen (Betrayed) by Harold Pinter, directed by Ulrich Rasche, Staatsbank, Berlin, Germany (October 24 - November
PRIZES AND GRANTS
2019
Hans-Platschek-Preis
2012
Roland Preis, Bremen, for art in public space
2010
Winning Artist of the Light Art competition for the London Olympic Park, London, GB
2007
Assigned the public commission for HUN LIGGER (SHE LIES), a site-specific sculpture floating on the water in front of the New Opera House in Oslo, Norway
2005
Preis der Nationalgalerie fur Junge Kunst, Berlin, Germany
2002
Overbeck-Preis, Lubeck, Germany
2000 – 2001
Kunstfond, Bonn, Germany
1999
Golden Lion for best Pavillon, Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
1998 – 99
Auslandsstipendium from the Berlin Senate for Cultural Affairs and the Art Center of Design in Pasadena, CA, USA
1998
Paul Cassierer Prize, Berlin, Germany
1996 – 1997
Studio program at Kunst-Werke, Berlin, Germany
1995 – 1996
Artist in Residence from the Berlin Senate for Cultural Affairs and the Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, GB
1994 – 1995
Studio program at Kunst-Werke, Berlin, Germany
1994
Photography grant from the Berlin Senate for Cultural Affairs, Berlin, Germany
CURATIONS
2013
Territories, Galerie Christine Konig, Vienna
PUBLICATIONS
2017
Monica Bonvicini, On the occasion of the exhibition 3612,54 m3 vs 0,05 m3 at Berlinische Galerie, Berlin, Dr. Thomas Köhler, Kate Sutton,Kerber Verlag, Bielefeld, Germany
‚Luther und die Avant Garde‘, Walter Smerling, Stiftung für Kunst und Kultur, Bonn
2015
„All the World´s Future, Short Guide”, Okwui Enwezor, Venezia, Marsilio Editori, p. 160-161
“Ennesima: An Exhibition of Seven Exhibitions on Italian Art”, Vincenzo de Bellis, Milan, Mousse Publishing, p. 72
2014
"The Twenty Century Art Book", Jonathan Griffin, Phaidon Press Limited, London
“Monica Bonvicini: Survey”, Interview by Alexander Alberro, texts by Janet Kraynak, Juliane Rebentisch, Phaidon, London
'The Crime was Almost Perfect', Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, texts by Cristina Ricupero, Defne Ayas & Amira Gad, Sternberg Press, Berlin, ex. Cat
2012
“Monica Bonvicini: Disegni”, ed. Deichtorhallen, Hamburg, Museum Abteiberg, Möchengladbach; Belvedere Wien; Distanz, Berlin
2011
"Monica Bonvicini. A BLACK HOLE OF NEEDS, HOPES AND AMBITIONS", Feranando Francés, Carson Chan, CAC Malaga
2010
"Monica Bonvicini. BOTH ENDS", Rein Wolfs, Vanessa Joan Müller, Kunsthalle Fridercianum, Walther König, Köln, Germany
2009
“This Hammer Means Business”, Ed. Museion Bozen, Frac des Pays de la Loire Carquefou, 162 pages, 25 x 20 cm, German, English, Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Cologne
“Monica Bonvicini”, ed. Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus & Kunstbau, Munich and Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Basel, DuMont, Cologne
2008
“Cut”, ed. Stefan Bidner, 52 pages, 14 x 21 cm, English, Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Cologne
2003
“Break It / Fix it”, Revolver, Frankfurt am Main
“Anxiety Attach”, Modern Art Oxford – Tramway, Oxford
2001
“Scream & Shake”, Magasin, Grenoble
1999
"Monica Bonvicini. Bau", GAM, galleria civica d'arte moderna e contemporanea, Torino
1994
“platz machen”, Goldrausch Frauennetzwerk, Berlin