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 Bio 

Education.

 

 1989     MFA in Painting, Villa Arson EPIAR, Nice, France.

Selected solo exhibitions.

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Rainbow Girls, Cheim and Read, New York, NY, USA.

 

 

Référence à Elle, Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Korea.

 

 

The Other I, Tina Kim Gallery, New York, NY, USA.

Ghada Amer, Musee d’Art Contemporain de Montreal, Montreal.

 

 

100 Words of Love, Cheim & Read, New York, NY, USA.

No Romance, Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa.

 

 

Color Misbehavior, Cheim & Read, New York, NY, USA.

 

 

Ghada Amer and Reza Farkhondeh: Roses Off Limits, Pace Prints, New York, NY, USA.

 

 

Ghada Amer and Reza Farkhondeh: Collaborative Drawings, Tina Kim Fine Arts, New York, NY, USA.

Ghada Amer and Reza Farkhondeh: A New Collaboration on Paper, Singapore Tyler Print Institute, Singapore.

Love Has No End, Elisabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art, Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York, NY, USA.

 

 

Ghada Amer & Reza Farkhondeh, Collaborative Drawings, Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Korea.

Another Spring, Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Korea.

Le Salon Courbé, Francesca Minini Gallery, Milan, Italy.

Ghada Amer, Museo d’Arte Contemporanea Roma, MACRO, Rome, Italy.

 

 

Breathe Into Me, Gagosian Gallery, New York (Chelsea), NY, USA.

 

 

Beverly Hills, Gagosian Gallery, CA, USA.

Ghada Amer, Institut Valencià d’Art Modern, Valencia, Spain.

 

 

Ghada Amer, Forefront 45, Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, IN, USA.

Ghada Amer, Galleria Massimo Minini, Brescia, Italy.

 

 

Ghada Amer, Gagosian Gallery, London, England.

Ghada Amer, De Appel Foundation, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

 

 

Encyclopedia of Pleasure, Deitch Projects, New York, NY, USA.

Reading Between the Threads, Henie-Onstad Kunstsenter, Oslo, Norway. Traveled to: Kunst Palast, Düsseldorf, Germany and Bildmuseet, Umea, Sweden.

 

 

Ghada Amer Drawings, Anadil Gallery, Jerusalem, Israel.

Intimate Confessions, Deitch Projects, New York, NY, USA. Traveled: to Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel and Kunst-werke, Berlin, Germany.

Ghada Amer, Centre Culturel Contemporain (C.C.C.), Tours, France.

 

 

Ghada Amer, Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo, Seville, Spain.

 

 

Ghada Amer, Annina Nosei Gallery, New York, NY, USA.

 

 

Ghada Amer, Espace Karim Francis, Cairo, Egypt.

 

 

Ghada Amer, Annina Nosei Gallery, New York, NY, USA.

 

 

Ghada Amer, Centre Jules Verne, Brétigny-sur-Orge, France.

 

 

Ghada Amer, Galerie Météo, Paris, France.

 

 

Ghada Amer, Hôpital Ephémère, Paris, France.

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Selected group exhibitions.

 

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Mauvais Genre, Addict Galerie, Paris, France.

Killer Heels, Brooklyn Museum, New York, NY, USA.

Songs of Loss and Songs of Love, Gwangju Museum of Art, Gwangju, South Korea.

The Divine Comedy. The Mmk Frankfurt Museum, Germany.

 

 

Earth Matters, National Museum for African Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC, USA.

Sculptrices, Villa Datris, Fondation pour la Sculpture Contemporaine, L’Isle-sur-Sorgue, France.

 

 

Prism – Drawing from 1990-2011, The National Museum of Art,Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway.

Le Corps Découvert, Institut du monde arabe, Paris, France.

The Mediterranean Approach, SESC Pinheiros, São Paulo, Brazil.

Tea For Nefertiti, Arab Museum of Doha, Qatar, UAE. Travelled to Institut du Monde Arabe, Paris, France.

 

 

The Women in Our Life: A Fifteen Year Anniversary Exhibition, Cheim & Read, New York, USA.

The Unbearable Lightness of Being, Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris, France.

 

 

Residua, Maraya Art Center, Sharjah, UAE.

Told, Untold, Retold, The Arab Museum of Modern Art, Doha, Qatar, UAE.

 

 

Against exclusion, 3rd Moscow Biennial, Garage Center of Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia.

Elles @ centrepompidou, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris France.

 

 

Prospects 1, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

 

 

Global Feminisms, Brooklyn Museum, New York. Traveled to Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA, USA.

 

 

Without Boundary, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY, USA.

Zones of Contact, Biennial of Sydney, Sydney, Australia.

 

 

Centre of Gravity , Istanbul Modern, Istanbul, Turkey.

Here Comes the Sun , Magasin 3, Stockholm Konsthall, Sweden.

Always a Little Further, 51st International Venice Biennial, Venice, Italy.

 

 

Africa Remix Museum Kunst Palast, Düsseldorf, Germany. Traveled to Hayward Gallery, London, England; Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France; Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan and Moderna Museet Stockholm, Sweden.

 

Hommage à Georges Pompidou: Parcours dans les Collections du Musée d’Art Moderne, Centre Pompidou, Paris,France.

 

 

 

Harem Fantasies and the New Scheherazades, Centro de Cultura Contemporanea de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain.

 

Looking Both Ways: Art of the Contemporary African Diaspora, Museum of African Art, Long Island City, NY, USA. Travelled to: Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA, USA; Cranbrook Academy of Art, Detroit, MI, USA; City Art Center, Edimbourough, Scothland, UK.

 

Museum of African Diaspora, San Francisco, CA, USA.

 

Il Racconto del Filo: Ricamo e cucito nell’arte contemporanea, Museo di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Roverto, Roverto, Italy.

 

 

The Short Century, Museum Village Stuck, Munich, Germany. Traveled to Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany.

Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, Illinois, USA and PS1 Long Island City, New York, NY.

 

 

Greater New York: New Art in New York Now, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, NY, USA.

Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, USA.

Man and Space, Gwangju Biennial 2000, Gwangju, Korea.

Partage d’Exotismes, 5th Biennale d’Art Contemporain de Lyon, Halle Tony Garnier, Lyon, France.

 

 

APERTO Over All, 48th International Art Exhibition, Biennale di Venezia, Italy.

Looking for a Place, Third International Site Santa Fe Biennial, Santa Fe, NM, USA.

 

 

Echolot, Museum Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany.

L’Envers du Décor, Dimensions Décoratives dans l’Art du XXème Siècle, Musée d’Art Moderne Lille Métropole, Villeneuve d’Ascq, France.

 

 

Vraiment Féminisme et Art, Le Magasin Centre National d’Art Contemporain de Grenoble, Grenoble, France.

Alternating Currents, 2nd Johannesburg Biennial, Johannesburg, South Africa.

 

 

The Sense of Order, Moderne Galerija, Ljubljana, Slovenia.

1995Orient/ation, The Vision of Art in a Paradoxical World, 4th International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul, Turkey.

 

 

I Love Paris, Hôpital Ephémère, Paris, France.

 

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Special projects.

 

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Hunger, National Museum for African Art, Smithsonian Gardens, Washington DC, USA.

 

 

Ornellia Wine Labels, (collaboration with Reza Farkhondeh), Whitney Museum, New York, NY, USA.

 

 

An indigestible Dessert, Francesca Minini, (collaboration with Reza Farkhondeh) Milan, Italy.

 

 

Il Etait une Fois dans un Pays Lointain, Festival des Cultures Francophones 2006: 'Faites vos Jeux!' Rennes, France.

Fear Dress, Whitney Art Party, (collaboration with Francisco Costa and Calvin Klein) New York, NY, USA.

 

 

Reign of Terror, Davis Museum, Wellesley College, MA, USA.

Yin Yang Garden, 51st Venice Biennial, Venice, Italy.

 

 

S’il Pleuvait des Larmes, Certosa di Padula, Padula,Italy.

 

 

Ciudad Multiple: Six Chinese Proverbs, Arpa Foundation, Panama City, Panama.

Love Grave, Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, IN, USA.

 

 

Peace Garden/Art Project, Art Basel Miami Beach, Miami Beach Botanical Garden, FL, USA.

 

 

Hoy el 70% de los Pobres en el Mundo Son Mujeres (Today 70% of the Poor in the World Are Women), La Rambla del Raval, Barcelona, Spain.

 

 

Women’s Qualities in Leaving the Island, Busan International Contemporary Art Festival 2000, Busan Museum of Art, Korea.

 

 

Love Park in the “Third International Biennial Exhibition: Looking for a Place”, SITE Santa Fe, NM, USA.

 

 

Cactus Painting in Mar de Fondo, Teatro Romano de Sagunto, Valencia, Spain.

 

 

L'Espace à Effeuiller la Marguerite  in Amitiés et Autres Catastrophes, La Carte du Tendre, Le Crestet Centre d’Art, Vaison-la Romaine, France.

 

Public collections.

 

Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL.

Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL.

Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France.

Detroit Institute of Art, Detroit, MI.

Fond National d’Art Contemporain (FNAC) Paris, France

Fonds Régional d’Art Contemporain (FRAC), Auvergne, France.

Fonds Régional d’Art Contemporain (FRAC), Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, France.

Guggenheim Museum, Abu Dhabi, UAE.

Hood Art Museum, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH.

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, IN.

Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel.

LaM Museum, Lille Métropole Musée d’Art Moderne, d’Art Contemporain et d’Art Brut

Museum Kunstpalast, Dusseldorf, Germany.

Neuberger Berman Art Collection, New York, NY.

Sammlung Goetz, Munich, Germany

Samsung Museum, Seoul, South Korea.

Speed Art Museum, Louisville, KY.

Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel.

 

Selected books and catalogues.

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Cresseils, Anne. Between Bodies and Words: Gaze Traps and Resistance Spaces. New York: Cheim and Read.

 

 

Martinez, Rosa, and Fadda, Reem. Ghada Amer: Référence à Elle. Seoul: Kukje Gallery.

 

 

Le Corps Découvert. Institut du Monde arabe (text by Véronique Rieffel), France

Schwartz, Jamie; Lewis, Jacob. The Other I. Tina Kim Gallery, USA.

St. Gelais, Therese, Ghada Amer, Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal, Canada

 

 

Rubin, Nathan. No Romance: Ghada Amer | Reza Farkhondeh & Collaborative Work, Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa

 

 

Antle, Martine. The Gardens Next Door. Galeria Filomena Soares, Lisbon, Portugal.

Reilley, Maura. Ghada Amer. Gregory R. Miller & Co, New York, USA

 

 

Katz, Vincent. The Natural World, the Political Context: Collaborative Monoprints by Ghada Amer and Reza Farkhondeh. Pace Prints, New York.

 

 

Farrell, Laurie Ann. Ghada Amer & Reza Farkhondeh: Collaborative Drawings. Seoul: Kukje Gallery.

Antle, Martine. Ghada Amer/Reza Farkhondeh: A New Collaboration on Paper. Singapore: STPI.

 

 

Celant, Germano ; Eccher, Danilo ; Macri, Teresa ; Janus, Elizabeth. Ghada Amer. MACRO, Roma

 

 

Ghada Amer. New York: Gagosian Gallery. (text by Maria Elena Buszek and Christophe Kihm).

 

 

Farrell, Laurie Ann. Ghada Amer. Seoul: Kukje Gallery.

Homes, A.M. Ghada Amer. New York: Gagosian Gallery.

Martínez, Rosa, and Lundström, Jan-Erik, and Millet, Teresa. Ghada Amer. Valencia: Institut Valencià d’Art Modern.

 

 

Amer, Sahar, and Olu Oguibe. Ghada Amer. Amsterdam: De Appel.

Freiman, Lisa D. Ghada Amer. Indianapolis: Indianapolis Museum of Art.

Haglund, Elisabet, and Maleström, Tamara. Sites of Recurrence: a Workshop in Contemporary Art. Chennai: Madras Craft Foundation, India.

(Text by Wendt, Selene).

Martinez, Rosa. Ghada Amer. Lisbon : Galeria Filomena Soares.

 

 

Kim, Clara. Ghada Amer: Délier les Langues. Geneva: Galerie Guy Bärtschi.

Renton, Andrew. Ghada Amer. New York: Gagosian Gallery.

 

 

Cassel, Valerie. Ghada Amer: Pleasure [Perspectives 128]. Houston: Contemporary Art Museum.

Moss, Karen. Ghada Amer. San Francisco: San Francisco Art Institute.

Wendt, Selene. Ghada Amer: Reading Between the Threads. Høvikodden: Henie Onstad Kunstsenter.

 

 

Guralnik, Nehama & Mordecha Omer. Ghada Amer: Intimate Confessions. Tel Aviv: Museum of Art.

 

 

Breitz, Candice. Ghada Amer. Kassel: Kunsthalle Fridercianum.

 

 

Franceschi, Xavier, and Zahm, Olivier. Ghada Amer. Brétigny-sur-Orge: Espace Jules Verne.

 

 

Barbu, Théophile. Ghada Amer. Paris: Hôpital Ephémère.

 

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