RIVANE NEUENSCHWANDER

1967 Born in Brazil
Lives and works in Brazil

Education

1996-98 MA, Royal College of Art, London
1988-93 BA, Fine Art, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil

Solo Exhibitions

2010-2012 Rivane Neuenschwander: A Day Like Any Other, New Museum, New York, NY; traveling to
the Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, MO; Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art,
Scotsdale, AZ; Miami Art Museum, Miami, FL; Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland

2010 Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden
Serpentine Cinema: CINACT, Serpentine Gallery, London

2008 Rivane Neuenschwander: Suspension Point, South London Gallery, London
Rivane Neuenschwander, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London

2007 Rivane Neuenschwander: Joe Carioca, St. Louis Art Museum, MO
Forum 60: Rivane Neuenschwander, Carnegie Museum, Pittsburgh
Coisa de Ninguém. Coisa de Todos. Galeria Fortes Vilaça, São Paulo
Black Box: Rivane Neuenschwander, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC
Eu desejo o seu desejo/ I wish your wish, Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Beirut, Lebanon

2006 Other stories and stories of others, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York

2005 (…), Gallery Klosterfelde, Berlin

2004 Currents 93, St. Louis Art Museum, Gallery 337, St. Louis, Missouri

2003 Eu Desejo o seu Desejo, Galeria Fortes Vilaça, São Paulo
Aloisio Magalhaes Modern Art Museum, Recife, Brazil
Superficial Resemblance, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
2002 To/From: Rivane Neuenschwander, Walker Arts Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota (catalogue)
Museu de Arte da Pampulha, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Stephen Friedman Gallery, London

2001 Spell, Portikus, Frankfurt, Germany (catalogue)
The Americas Society, New York, USA (brochure)
Artpace Foundation, San Antonio, Texas

2000 Syndrome, IASPIS, International Artists Studio Program, Stockholm, Sweden (brochure)
Galeria Camargo Vilaca, São Paulo
Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

1999 Stephen Friedman Gallery, London

1997 Stephen Friedman Gallery, London

1996 Casa Triângulo, São Paulo, Brazil

1992 Itaú Galeria, MG, Brazil
Itaú Galeria, São Paulo, Brazil


Group Exhibitions

2010-2011 Shot in the dark, The Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN

2010 Dominó Caníbal, Contemporary Art Project (PAC) - Sala Verónicas, Murcia, Spain
Urbi et Orbi - Para a Cidade e Para o Mundo, Paço das Artes, São Paulo, Brazil
Tropicália - The 60s in Brazil, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria
Paisagem Incompleta: Projeto Uma Nova Paisagem, Centro Cultural Usiminas, Galeria Hideo Kobayashi, Ipatinga, Brazil
Mexico: Expected/Unexpected Current Alliances in Art, Stedelijk Museum, Schiedam, The Netherlands
Yesterday will be better, Aargauer Kunsthaus, Aarau, Switzerland
The Traveling Show, Jumex Collection, Mexico City, Mexico
Dez anos do Núcleo Contemporâneo, Museu de Arte Moderna de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Adaptation: Between Species, curated by Helena Reckitt, The Powerplant, Toronto, Canada

2009-2010 When Lives Become Form: Contemporary Brazilian Art: 1960-present, Yerba Beuna Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
After Utopia: A View on Brazilian Contemporary Art, Centro per l'arte contemporanea Luigi Pecci, Prato, Italy

2009 The Quick and the Dead, The Walker Arts Center, Minneapolis, MN, curated by Peter Eleey
Brazil Contemporary: Contemporary art, architecture, and visual culture, Museums Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam
2ª Trienal Poli/Gráfica de San Juan: América Latina y el Caribe, Instituto de Cultura Puertorriqueña Antiguo Arsenal de la Marina Española, San Juan, Puerto Rico
Nine New Destinations, Instituto Inhotim, Brumadinho, Brazil
Contemporary Art and Comics, Maison Rouge, Paris, France
Desenhos [Drawings]: A – Z, Museu da Cidade, Lisbon, Portugal
Estatuaire 2009 2nd Edition, Le Grand Cafe - Centre d'art contemporain, Saint-Nazaire, France
Meeting Point, Doris McCarthy Gallery, Toronto, Canada
The Social Critique: 199302005, Kalmar Konstmuseum, Kalmar, Sweden
MAM 60, Museu de Arte Moderna de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
IV Bienal de Jafre, Bienal de Jafre, Jafre, Spain

2008-2009 When Lives Become Form: Contemporary Brazilian Art: 1960-present, MOT Museum, Japan

2008 Blooming Now!: Brazilian Contemporary Art, Toyota Municipal Museum of Art, Japan
Container Art, Parque Vila Lobos, São Paulo, Brasil
Contraditório - Panorama da Arte Brasileira, Alcalá 31, Madrid, Spain
De Perto e de Longe – Paralela 08, Liceu de Artes e Ofícios de São Paulo, Brasil
Desenho em Todos os Sentidos, SESC Petrópolis, Brasil
Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary Collection as Aleph, Kunsthaus Graz am Landesmuseum Joanneum, Graz
Life on Mars: 55th Carnegie International, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA
Universes in Universe, 28th São Paulo Biennale, curated by Ivo Mequita
50 Moons of Saturn, T2 Torino Triennale, curated by Daniel Birnbaum
Geografías (in)visibles – Arte Contemporáneo Latinoamericano en la Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros, Centro León, Santiago, Dominican Republic
God is Design, Galpão Fortes Vilaça, São Paulo, Brasil
La Desaparición, Galeria LLucià Homs, Barcelona, Spain
Library, UOVO Open Office, Berlin, Germany
microwave, six, Josee Bienvenu Gallery, New York, USA
PARANGOLÉ. Fragmentos desde los 90 en Brasil, Portugal y España, Museo Patio Herreriano, Valladolid, Spain
Quase Líquido, Instituto Itaú Cultural, São Paulo, Brazil
Quando Vidas se Tornam Forma, MAM Museu de Arte de São Paulo, Brasil
Siempre Todavía – Everstill, Huerla de San Vicente, Casa-Museo Federico Garcia Lorca, Granada, Spain
The Wizard Of Oz, CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Art, San Francisco, USA
We Construct the Chorus, I Space, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Chicago, USA
Island and Ghettos, Heidelberg Kunstverein, Heidelberg, Germany
All-Inclusive – A Tourist World, Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
Seeing the Light, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York

2007 Kunstkammer, Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive, Berkeley
Collection Display, Idea and Object Wing, Tate Modern, London
Comic Abstraction: Image-Breaking, Image-Making, Museum of Modern Art, New York
Everstill (curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist), Huerta de San Vicente, Granada, Spain
Drawing is a Verb, Porta 33, Coleccao Madeira Corporate Services, Portugal
6ª Bienal do Mercosul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
The Shapes of Space, The Guggenheim Museum, New York
Organizing Chaos, PS1 MOMA, Long Island City, New York
MAM Collectors Council Acquisitions, Miami Art Museum, Florida
The Geopolitics of the Animation, Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo (CAAC). Sevilla, Spain
Tropicália:Uma Revolução na Cultura Brasileira, Museu de Arte Moderna, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Contraditório, Panorama da Arte Brasileira, Museu de Arte Moderna de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
The Office, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, NY
Constructing a Poetic Universe: The Diane and Bruce Halle Collection of Latin American Art, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX

2006 Water, Water Everywhere…, Contemporary Art Center of Virginia, Virginia Beach
The Show Will Be Open When The Show Will Be Closed, curated by Adam Carr, STORE Gallery and various locations, London
Stopover, FRI-ART Center of Modern Art, Fribourg
Tropicalia (curated by Carlos Basualdo), Barbican Gallery, London; MCA Chicago; Bronx Museum, New York
Sinais ne Pista, Museu Imperial de Petrópolis, Brazil
9th Havana Biennial, Cuba
MAM na Oca, Museu de Arte Moderna de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Manobras Radicais, Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil, São Paulo

2005 Old News, Los Angeles Contemporary Art Exhibitions, Los Angeles
New Work – New Acquisitions, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Experiencing Duration, Biennale d’art Contemporain de Lyon, France
Ecos y Contrastes, Museo de Arte y Diseño Contemporáneo, San José, Costa Rica
Tropicalia (curated by Carlos Basualdo), The Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago
Urban Cocktail, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Rampa: Signaling New Latin American Art Initiatives, Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe
Colleció Fundació: La Caixa – 20 anys amb l’art contemporani, Fundación La Caixa, CaixaForum, Barcelona
Desenhos: A – Z (Drawings A - Z), Colecção Maderia Corporate Services, Funchal, Ilha da Madeira, Portugal
Ten-Year Anniversary Exhibition, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London
Here Comes the Sun, Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm
Always a Little Further, curated by Rosa Martinez, 51st Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
5th Bienal de Arte do Mercosul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Water Event, The Astrup Fearnley Museum, Oslo, Norway
Water, Water Everywhere..., Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Scottsdale
Deseos Fluidos: Brazilian and Cuban Perspectives Between Reality and Fantasy. Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary, Space in Progress, Vienna, Austria
Impermanência e Transitoriedade, Museu de Arte do Espírito Santo, Vitória, Brazil
Romance (A novel), Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Lisbon, Portugal

2004 Artist's Favorites – Act II, ICA, London
Never Never Landscape, c/o Atle Gerhardsen, Berlin
Cinema e Arte, Culturgest, Lisbon
Pasaje & Memoria (Landscape & Memory), La Casa Encendida, Madrid
Brasil: Body Nostalgia, The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo
The National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto
(dys)function, Lunds Konsthall, Sweden
Paralela 2004, Sao Paulo, Brazil

2003 Happiness: A Survival Guide for Art and Life, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo
A Nova Geometria, Galeria Fortes Vilaça, São Paulo
Plunder: Culture as Material, Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee, Scotland
From Dust to Dusk: Art between light and dirt, Charlottenborg Exhibition Hall, Copenhagen
MAMAM - Museu de Arte do Recife, Recife, Brazil
Frankenstein, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York; curated by Ethan Sklar
Dreams and Conflicts: The Dictatorship of the Viewer, 50. Esposizione Internazionale d’Arte, Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
Delays and Revolutions, 50. Esposizione Internazionale d’Arte, Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
Land, Land! Helen Mirra, Rivane Neuenschwander, Katja Strunz, Kunsthalle Basel, Switzerland
A Nova Geometria, Galeria Fortes Vilaça, São Paulo, Brazil
Modos de Usar, Galeria Vermelho, São Paulo, Brazil

2002 poT, II Liverpool Biennial of Cotemporary Art, Liverpool, GB Galeria Rotativa – Fase 2, Fortes Vilaça, São Paulo, Brasil
Haunted by Detail, CTP de Appel, Amsterdam
Vivências, The New Art Gallery of Walsall, Walsall
The eye of the beholder, Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee
Luminous Mischief, Yokohama Portside Gallery, Yokohama
Extreme Protection, Nit Niu 2002, Cala Sant Vicenç, Polença, Mallorca, Spain

2001 Panorama da Arte Brasileira, Museu de Arte Moderna de São Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Trans Sexual Express, Centro D´Art Santa Mónica, Barcelona, Spain
ArtPace, San Antonio, Texas
Absences, Oslo, Norway, and touring

2000 Friends and Neighbours, Limerick City Gallery of Art, Ireland
The Quiet in the Land 2: Projeto Axi, Museu de Arte Moderna da Bahia, Brazil
---------------, Bienal de Gravura, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Space Experiences: Homage to the Space, The National Museum of Art, Osaka, Japan
No es Solo lo que Ves: Pervirtiendo el Minimalismo, Queen Sofia National Art Museum, Madrid
Brasil +500, Mostra do Redescobrimento, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Marcas do corpo, dobras da alma Bienal de Gravura, Porto Alegre, Brazil

1999 Au-Delà, Galerie Klosterfelde, Berlin, Germany
O objeto no cotidiano, Instituto Cultural Itaú, São Paulo, Brazil 2000
Looking for a Place, 3rd International Site Santa Fé Biennial, USA
Trace, Liverpool Biennial of Contemporary Art 1999
Teresita Fernandez, Ceal Floyer and Rivane Neuenschwander: Luminous Mischief, Yokohama Portside Gallery, Japan
Calming the Clouds, Oslo, Norway
Powder (ex.cat.), Aspen Art Museum, Colorado, USA
Cotidiano Arte Objeto Anos 90, Instituto Cultural Itaú, São Paulo

1998 Bili Bidjoka, Los Carpinteros, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York
XXIV São Paulo Biennale, Brazil
The Garden of the Forking Path (ex.cat.), Kunstforeningen, Copenhagen, Denmark (touring exhibtion: Helsinki City Art Museum,
Finland; Edsvik Konst & Kultur, Sollentuna, Sweden; Nordjyllands Kunstmuseum, Aalborg, Denmark, Edsvik Konst & Kultur, Stockholm, Sweden

1997 Trade Routes: History and Geography, 2nd Johannesburg Biennale, South Africa
On Life, Beauty, Translations and Other Difficulties, 5th International Istanbul Biennale, Turkey
Material Immaterial, The Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
Arco Contemporary Art Fair, Recinto Ferial Juan Carlos I, Madrid, Spain
Antarctica Artes com a Folha, Ibirapuera, São Paulo, Brazil

1996 Cercanias, Geto Gráfico, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
Latino America 96, Museu Nacional de Belas Artes de Buenos Aires, Argentina
1995 Os náugragos, Sala Corpo de Exposições, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
Amanhã, Hoje, Faap, São Paulo, Brazil
A Infância Perversa, Museu de Arte Moderna, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Solar do Unhão, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
Rubinho-Neuenschwander-Freire-Barachini, Centro de Artes UFF, Niterói, Brazil
Guaicurus, Galpão do Centro Cultural da UFMG, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Hic Manebimus Op Time, Galeria de Arte Manoel Macedo, Belo Horizonte, Brazil

1994 A Imagem Não Virtual, Casa Triãngulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Abjeto, Centro Cultural da UFMG, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Acervo 94, Casa Triãngulo, São Paulo, Brazil
A Iidentidade Virtual, Ouro Preto, Brazil

1993 Estandartes, Parque Municipal, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Certa Fotografia, 2o Mês E A V da Foto, Parque Laje, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
A Linha no Espaço, Museu Mineiro, Belo Horinzonte, Brazil
13o Salão Nacional de Artes Plásticas da Funarte, Brazilian Institute of Contemporary Art, Brazil

1992 Utopias Contemporâneas, Palácio das Artes Belo Horizonte, Brazil

1991 15.000 kg, Palácio das Artes, Belo Horizonte, Brazil