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  • 2017
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    Skulptur Projekte Münster

    Sketch For A Fountain June 10 – October 1, 2017

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Biography

Nicole Eisenman

  • 1965

    Born in Verdun, France

  • 1987

    BFA, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

  • 2013

    Carnegie Prize

  • 2015

    John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Fellowship
    Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY

  • Solo Exhibitions

  • 2018

    Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Baden-Baden, Germany (opening November)
    Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, CA (opening March)

  • 2017

    Dark Light, Secession, Vienna, Austria

  • 2016

    Hydra Workshop, Hydra, Greece
    Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
    Al-ugh-ories, New Museum, New York, NY [cat.]

  • 2015

    Nicole Eisenman: The Kiss, Galerie Barbara Weiss, Berlin, Germany
    Masterpieces & Curiosities: Nicole Eisenman’s Seder, The Jewish Museum, New York
    Dear Nemesis, Nicole Eisenman 1993–2013, Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, CA

  • 2014

    Out of Line, Van Horn, Düsseldorf, Germany
    Dear Nemesis, Nicole Eisenman 1993–2013, Contemporary Art Museum, St. Louis, MO [cat.];
    traveled to the Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA; Museum of Contemporary Art
    San Diego, San Diego, CA (2015)

  • 2013

    Matrix 248, Berkeley Art Museum, CA

  • 2012

    Nicole Eisenman | Woodcuts, Etchings, Lithographs, and Monotypes, Leo Koenig Inc., New
    York
    'Tis but a scratch' 'A scratch?! Your arm's off!' 'No, it isn't.’, Studio Voltaire, London

  • 2011

    New Paintings, Susanne Vielmetter, Los Angeles
    Exhibition of Visual Arts, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York
    Nicole Eisenman: Works on Paper, Katzen Arts Center, American University, Washington D.C

  • 2009

    Nicole Eisenman: The Way We Weren’t, The Tang Museum, Skidmore College, Saratoga
    Springs, NY [cat.]
    Leo Koenig Inc., New York

  • 2008

    Coping, Barbara Weiss Gallery, Berlin

  • 2007

    A Show Born of Fear, Susanne Vielmetter, Los Angeles
    Nicole Eisenman, Le Plateau, Paris
    Nicole Eisenman, Kunsthalle Zürich [cat.]

  • 2006

    Progress: Real and Imagined, Leo Koenig Inc., New York

  • 2005

    Chunga en el callejon del Cuajo, Museo de Arte Carillo Gil, Mexico City
    (with Jesusa Rodriguez)
    Barbara Weiss Gallery, Berlin

  • 2004

    Van Horn, Düsseldorf
    Elizaville, Leo Koenig Inc., New York

  • 2003

    Selected Works: 1993-2003, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University,
    Ithaca, NY [cat.]

  • 2002

    Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

  • 2000

    Jack Tilton Gallery, New York
    Noga Gallery, Tel Aviv

  • 1999

    Entwistle Gallery, London

  • 1998

    Behavior, Rice University Art Gallery, Houston
    Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

  • 1996

    Jack Tilton Gallery, New York
    Galerie Cokkie Snoei, Rotterdam (with Jason Fox)

  • 1995

    Centraal Museum Utrecht, Utrecht, Holland
    Walter/McBean Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute

  • 1994

    Jack Tilton Gallery, New York

  • 1993

    Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
    Trial Balloon, New York

  • 1992

    Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

  • Group Exhibitions

  • 2017

    The Everywhere Studio, Institute of Contemporary Art, Miami, FL [cat.]
    The American Dream. American Realism 1945-2016
    , Kunsthalle Emden, Germany (opening November)
    Engender, curated by Joshua Friedman, Kohn Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    The Trick Brain: Selections from the Aishti Foundation Collection, curated by Massimiliano Gioni, Aishti Foundation, Antelias, Lebanon [cat.]
    James HD Brown: Life and Work in Mexico, Pacific Standard LA/LA, USC Fischer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
    Mutual Admiration Society, an exchange of exhibitions with Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Corbett vs. Dempsey, Chicago, IL
    Marching to the Beat, Jessica Silverman Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    Für Barbara, curated by Leo Koenig, Hall Art Foundation | Schloss Derneburg Museum, Derneburg, Germany
    I Plan to Stay a Believer, Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York, NY
    Talking Pictures: Camera-Phone Conversations Between Artists, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
    Skulptur Münster Projekte, curated by Kasper König, Münster, Germany
    The White Heat, Marc Straus Gallery, New York, NY
    Women Painting, Miami Dade College Kendall Gallery, Miami, FL
    Hope and Hazard: A Comedy of Eros, curated by Eric Fischl Hall Art Collection, Reading, VT
    Zeitgeist, Musée d’art moderne et contemporain (MAMCO), Geneva
    Uncanny Likeness, Simon Lee Gallery, New York, NY
    Piss and Vinegar: Two Generations of Provocateurs, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY
    Idols and Impossible Structures: New Prints 2017/Winter, International Print Center, New York
    Looking Back / The 11th White Columns Annual - Selected by Anne Doran, White Columns, New York

  • 2016

    Implosion 20, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
    Selections from the Permanent Collection, MOCA, Los Angeles, CA
    Le Grand Balcon, Le Bienniale de Montreal, Canada
    These Strangers... Painting and People, S.M.A.K., Gent, Belgium
    Coming to Power: 25 Years of X-Plicit Art by Women, Maccarone, New York, NY
    Foxy Lady, Galerie Gebr. Lehmann, Dresden, Germany
    Belief + Doubt: Selections from the Francie Bishop Good and David Horvitz Collection, The Nova Southeastern University Art Museum Fort Lauderdale, Florida
    Painting 2.0: Expression in the Information Age, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien (mumok), Vienna, Austria
    In Color, 333 Montezuma Arts, Santa Fe, NM
    If Only Bella Abzug Were Here, Marc Straus, New York
    PLACE, Art Projects International, New York, NY
    Colliding Alien Cargo, Marlborough Chelsea, New York, NY

  • 2015

    Nicole Eisenman, Friedrich Kuhn, Yuji Nagai, Trevor Shimizu, Nicolas Krupp Gallery, Basel, Switzerland
    Marks Made: Prints by American Women Artists from the 1960s to the Present, Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, FL [cat.]
    Painting 2.0: Expression in the Information Age, Museum Brandhorst, Munich, Germany [cat.]
    Your smarter than me. i don’t care., Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, MA
    Heads Up! Recent Gifts to the Collection, RISD Museum, Providence, RI
    A Painting Show, Sadie Coles Gallery, London, UK
    America Is Hard To See, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY [cat.]
    The Secret Life, Murray Guy, New York, NY
    No Joke, Tanya Leighton Gallery, Berlin, Germany
    Self-Inflicted Justice by Bad Shopping, Sammlung Falckenberg, Hamburg, Germany
    All back in the skull together, Maccarone, New York, NY
    Le Souffleur: Schürmann meets Ludwig, Ludwig Forum Aachen, Germany
    Crush, PARKETT Exhibition Space, Zürich, Switzerland
    Fetching Blemish, Invisible-Exports, New York, NY

  • 2014

    Queensize – Female Artists of the Olbricht Collection, me Collectors Room/Stiftung Olbricht, Berlin, Germany
    The Forever Now: Contemporary Painting in an Atemporal World, Museum of Modern Art,
    New York, NY [cat.]
    Szalon, Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
    New Dawn, Silberkuppe, Berlin, Germany
    Don’t Look Now, Zach Feuer, New York, NY
    In the Crack of the Dawn, POOL, LUMA/Westbau, Zürich, Switzerland
    Every day in every way I’m freely opening my senses to the beauty in myself and opening up to all the beauty around me an in all the people I will encounter. Martos Gallery, New York, NY
    MANIFESTA 10, The State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia
    Rites of Spring, Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, TX

  • 2013

    Spectators, Rendered and Regulated, Koenig & Clinton, New York, NY
    Carnegie International, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA
    Outside the Lines, Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, TX
    Catch as Catch Can, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
    NYC 1993: Experimental Jet Set, Trash and No Star, New Museum, New York, NY
    Ellen Cantor, Brian Chalkley, Nicole Eisenman, Lucy Stein, Julie Verhoeven: Works on Paper, Galerie Gregor Staiger, Zürich, Switzerland
    Nightfall, MODEM, Debrecen, Hungary

  • 2012

    Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
    B-Out, curated by Scott Hug, Andrew Edlin Gallery, New York, NY

  • 2011

    The Air We Breathe, curated by Apsara DiQunizio,
    San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA [cat.]
    Prospect.2 New Orleans, curated by Dan Cameron, New Orleans, LA
    LEIDY CELESTE NICOLE, Museum 52, New York, NY
    A Painting Show, Harris Lieberman, New York, NY
    Invitational Exhibition of Visual Arts, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY
    READYKEULOUS, The Hurtful Healer: The Correspondence Issue, by Ridykeulous,
    Invisible-Exports, New York, NY

  • 2010

    Summer Group Show, Susanne Vielmetter, Los Angeles Projects, Culver City, CA
    Painting Like a Feminist, The Jewish Museum, New York, NY
    At Home / Not at Home: Works from the Collection of Martin and Rebecca Eisenberg, CCS
    Bard Hessel Museum of Art, Annandale, NY [cat.]

  • 2009

    Compass in Hand: Selections from The Judith Rothschild Foundation Contemporary Drawings
    Collection
    , Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
    Everywhere. Policies of Sexual Diversity in Art, Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela, Spain [cat.]
    The Endless Renaissance at the Bass Museum, Bass Museum of Art, Miami, FL

  • 2008

    Just Different, curated by Frank Wagner, Cobra Museum of Modern Art, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Out of Shape: Stylistic Distortions of the Human Form in Art from the Logan Collection, Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY
    Painting, Smoking, Eating, Villa Merkel, Esslingen, Germany

  • 2007

    eFEMera: The Art of Feminist Activism, curated by Aruna D’Souza and students in ARTH 550J, University Art Museum, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY
    Prison, Bloomberg SPACE, London, UK
    Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, curated by Xabier Arakistain, Museo Nacional De Bella Artes, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    She Was Born to be My Unicorn, curated by Amy Kellner, Smith-Stewart Gallery, New York
    The Powder Room, curated by Georgenna Deen and Christin Werthim, Track 16 Gallery & The Godfrey Daniels School of Charm, Santa Monica, CA

  • 2006

    The Eighth Square, curated by Frank Wagner, Ludwig Museum, Cologne, Germany
    This is not a Love Song, Suzanne Vielmetter Projects, Los Angeles, CA
    Through the Looking Glass, Galerie Bob Von Orsouw, Zürich, Switzerland

  • 2005

    Post Everything, The Rotunda Gallery, New York, NY
    Self-Preservation Society, Leo Koenig Inc., New York, NY
    360 degrees art, curated by Stefan von Wiese, Museum Kunst Palast, Düsseldorf, Germany
    Ludwig Museum, Cologne, Germany
    Jack Tilton Gallery, New York, NY
    Roger Björkholmen Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden
    Silent Stories, Galerie Martin Janda, Vienna, Austria
    Slices of Life, Austrian Cultural Forum, New York, NY

  • 2004

    K21Museum, Düsseldorf, Germany
    Central Station-The Harold Falckenberg Collection, La Maison Rouge, Foundation Antoine
    de Albert, Paris, France
    The Coney Island Project, Creative Time, New York, NY
    USA Today, Galleri S.E., Bergen, Norway
    Dreamland Artists Club, Creative Time, New York, NY
    100 Artists See God, curated by John Baldessari and Meg Cranston, The Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA

  • 2003

    …As Time Goes By, Leo Koenig Inc., New York, NY
    DC: Lily van der Stokker, Ludwig Museum, Cologne, Germany
    On the Wall: Wallpaper and Tableau, Sammlung Speck, Germany
    K21, Kunstsammlung, Nordrhein- Westfalen, Düsseldorf, Germany
    Sammlung Speck, Kunstmuseum Graz, Austria
    Off the Wall, The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, PA
    The Feminine Persuasion, Kinsey Institute, Bloomington, IN
    Comic Release!, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh
    Turn On, Drop Out, China Art Objects, Los Angeles
    The Lunatics Have Taken Over the Asylum, Works on Paper, Inc., Los Angeles, CA
    The Paper Sculpture Show, The Sculpture Center, Queens, NY (In Collaboration with ICI)
    There’s Always Tomorrow, Galeria Maribini, Bologna, Italy
    Retrospectacle: 25 years of collecting Modern and Contemporary Art, Denver Museum of Art, Denver, CO

  • 2002

    Family, The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT
    El Bello Genero Convulsiones y Permanencias Actuales, Comunidad de Madrid, Consejeria de las Artes, Madrid, Spain
    The Empire Strikes Back, curated by Jason Fox and Cannon Hudson, Avenue B Gallery, New York, NY
    Super Natural Playground, Marella Fine Arts, Milan, Italy

  • 2001

    Fast Food For Thought: Cartoon in Art, ArtScan Gallery & Rudolph Projects, Houston, TX
    Threads of Vision: Toward a New Feminine Poetics, Cleveland Center of Contemporary Art,
    OH [cat.]
    Waterworks, curated by Kim Levin, Nordiska Akvarellmuseet, Skarhamn, Sweden [cat.]
    Driving Women, Castle Gallery, New Rochelle, NY
    Self Made Men, curated by Alexi Worth, DC Moore Gallery, New York
    American Academy Invitational Exhibition of Painting & Sculpture, The American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY
    Pop & Post-Pop (On Paper), Texas Gallery, Houston, TX

  • 2000

    Uncomfortable Beauty, Jack Tilton/Anna Kustera Gallery, New York, NY
    H2O, Works on Paper, Inc., Los Angeles
    Blurring Lines in Contemporary Drawing, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI
    People, Andrea Rosen Gallery Booth, Basel Art Fair, Basel, Switzerland
    Picturing the Modern Amazon, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York [cat.]
    The Figure: Another Side of Modernism, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Staten Island, New York
    1/2: Going Forward Looking Back, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA
    The Likeness of Being, DC Moore Gallery, New York, NY
    Prophecies, Swiss Institute, New York, NY
    Zona F, Espai d’art contemporani de Castelló, Castelló, Spain
    Deja Vu: Reworking the Past, Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY
    Here Kitty, Kitty, Nexus Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA

  • 1999

    The American Century: Art & Culture 1900 - 2000 Part II, 1950-2000, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
    Warehouse, Exit Art, New York, NY
    I am a Virgin, The Waiting Room at the School of Art and Design, University of Wolverhampton, UK
    54 x 54 x 54, Museum of Contemporary Art, London, UK
    Two Doors-True Value, Mai 36 Galerie, Zürich, Switzerland
    Double Trouble: The Patchett Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA, traveled to Museo de Monterrey, Monterrey; Museo Universitario Contemporarneo de Arte,
    Mexico City; Auditorio de Galicia and Iglesia San Domingos de Bonaval, Santiago de Compostela; ala Amos Salvador, Longroño [cat.]

  • 1998

    Double Trouble: The Patchett Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA, traveled to Museo de las Artes and Instituto Cultural Cabañas, Guadalajara [cat.]
    Can’t We All Just Get Along, Deven Golden, New York, NY
    Codex USA, Entwistle Gallery, London, UK
    Deal and Reality, Rupertinum, Salzburg, Austria
    From The Corner of the Eye, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
    some WOMEN/PRETTY girls, University Galleries, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL
    Animal Tales: Contemporary Bestiary and Animal Painting, Whitney Museum at Champion, Stamford, CT
    The Wolfsonian Mural Project, Miami (organized by The Drawing Center, New York
    Gay Games, poster project, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands

  • 1997

    HEART, MIND, BODY, SOUL: American Art in the 1990’s: Selections from the Permanant
    Collection
    , Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
    New Work- Drawings Today, San Francisco Museum of Art, San Francisco, CA
    Drawn & Quartered, Karen McCready Fine Art, New York, NY
    Woven in Oaxaca, A/D Gallery, New York, NY
    Women’s Work, SECCA, Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem, NC
    Just What Do You Think You’re Doing Dave, Williamsburg Art & Historical Center, Brooklyn, NY
    Form and Function of Drawing Today, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt, Germany
    Fracturing the Gaze, Lawing Gallery, Houston, TX
    The Gaze, Momenta Art, New York, NY
    Dissolution: Made in the U.S.A., Laurent Delaye Gallery, London, UK
    Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, Munich, Germany
    The Road Show, Bronwyn Keenan Gallery, New York, NY
    Vraiment: Féminisme et l’art, curated by Laura Cottingham, Le Magasin, Grenoble, France
    Sex/Industry, curated by John Yau, Stefan Stux Gallery, New York, NY
    20 x 152, Anna Kustera Gallery, New York, NY
    The Name of the Place, curated by Laurie Simmons, Casey Kaplan, New York, NY

  • 1996

    Identity Crisis: Selections from the Whitney Museum of American Art, Alexandros Soutzos
    Museum, Athens, (traveled to: Museu d’Art Contemporani, Barcelona; Kunstmuseum Bonn, Germany; National Gallery, Athens)
    a/drift, curated by Joshua Dector, Bard College Center for Curatorial Studies, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
    Be Specific, curated by Michael Duncan, Rosamund Felsen Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
    Gender, fucked, curated by Catherine Lord, Center for Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA
    The Comic Depiction of Sex in American Art: Nicole Eisenman, Erika Rothenberg, Jimmy Shaw, Benjamin Weissman, Sue Williams, Galerie in Haus 19, Munich, Germany
    Sexual Politics: Judy Chicago’s Dinner Party in Feminist Art History, Armand Hammer Museum of Art and Cultural Center, University of California Los Angeles, CA
    Defining the Nineties: Consensus-Making in New York, Miami and Los Angeles, curated by Bonnie Clearwater, Museum of Contemporary Art, Miami, FL
    Real Fake, Neuberger Museum, SUNY at Purchase, NY
    Screen, curated by Joshua Decter, Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York, NY
    Playtime, Whitney Museum of American Art, Stamford, CT

  • 1995

    Whitney Biennial, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
    A Glimpse of the Norton Collection as Revealed by Kim Dingle, Santa Monica Museum of Art, CA
    Art on Paper, Weatherspoon Art Museum, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC
    Pervert, The University of California at Irvine, Irvine, CA
    Picassoid, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
    Inside Out: Psychological Self Portraits, Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT
    Way Cool, Exit Art, New York, NY
    Odschon Malerei (Painting), Gallery Mittelstrasse 18, Potsdam, Germany
    Komix, Brooke Alexander Editions, New York, NY
    Toys Art Us, Castle Gallery, College of New Rochelle, New York, NY
    Seduction and Betrayal, curated by Shoshana Blank and Bonnie Clearwater, Galerie
    Krinzinger, Vienna, Austria
    New Museum Benefit Show, The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY

  • 1994

    Watt, Witte de With, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Kunstverein Munich, Germany
    Kunsthaus Vienna, Austria
    Sonnabend Gallery, New York, NY
    White Columns, New York, NY
    The Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO
    The Seventh Wave, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
    Sex, Adam Baumgold Fine Arts, New York, NY
    Bad Girls, The Center for Contemporary Art, Glasgow, Scotland
    Return of the Cadavre Exquis, The Drawing Center, New York, NY
    Bad Girls, curated by Marcia Tanner, Wright Art Gallery, University of California Los Angeles, CA
    Arrested Childhood, curated by Bonnie Clearwater, The Center for Contemporary Art, Miami, FL
    Wenn die Kinder sind im Dunkeln, curated by Birgit Jürgenssen, Wiener Secession, Vienna, Austria
    Bad Girls, The Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, UK

  • 1993

    Bad Girls, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, UK
    bODD, Basel Art Fair, Basel, Switzerland
    The Seventh Wave, curated by Stephen Foster, John Hansard Gallery, University of Southampton, UK
    Urban Analysis, curated by Maynard Munroe, Barbara Braathen Gallery, New York, NY
    Eau de Cologne 83 - 93, Monica Sprüth Galerie, Cologne, Germany
    Coming to Power, David Zwirner Gallery, New York, NY
    1920, Exit Art/The First World, New York, NY
    Elizabeth Koury Gallery, New York, NY

  • 1992

    303 Gallery, New York, NY
    Fever, Exit Art/The First World, New York, NY
    Wall Drawings, The Drawing Center, New York, NY
    Part Fantasy, Trial Balloon, New York, NY
    The Lesbian Museum: 10,000 Years of Penis Envy, Franklin Furnace, NY
    Imagining Indians, curated by Fred Wilson, Longwood Arts Gallery, Bronx, NY

  • 1990

    Figuring Eros, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Staten Island, NY

 
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