L.A. Raeven CV

The Netherlands, 1971
Lives and works in Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Solo shows

2018
Wildzone 3, Structura Gallery, Sofia, BG

2017
Goodly Creatures, Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam, NL
Wild Zone 3, Museum Arnhem, Arnhem, NL

2014
Mindless Living II, Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam, NL

2013
Exhibition, Kunstraum Lakeside, Klagenfurt, AT

2012
Ideal Individuals, Casino Luxembourg, LU

2011
Ideal Individuals, Museum for Contemporary Art, Belgrade, RS

2010
Ideal Individuals, MMK Arnhem, NL
Mindless Living Trance, film used in ‘Ideal Individuals’ exhibitions

2008
The Height of Vanity, Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam, NL
Performance, Le Fresnoy Tourcoing Cedex, FR (project, lecture)

2007
Mindshare, Haas & Fisher gallery Zurich, CH
Shivering emotions, Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, Schiedam, NL
No Whites, film, used in several exhibitions

2006
Film Premiere screening 001, Ellen de Bruijne Projects curated by Jan van Woensel, Amsterdam, NL
Kelly, film screening, LMAK gallery, New York, US

2005
Love knows many faces, Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam, NL
LMAK Williamsburg/New York, performance project, New York, US

2004
Sibling Rivalry, Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam, NL

2002
Art Forum Berlin at Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam, NL
Nature's Choice, Ballet Academy, Budapest, HU
Killer Queen, Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam, NL

2001
Ideal Individual, Shooting of the Casting Performane, Atelier Neutorfilm, Charim gallery, Vienna, AT
Wild Zone, Witte de With, Rotterdam, NL
Proband a/b, Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam, NL
Killer Queen, Casco Projects, curated by Lisette Smits, Utrecht, NL

2000
Test Room, Marres, Maastricht, NL

Group shows

2019
De Moeder de Vrouw, Drents Museum, Assen, NL

2018
Robot Love, Annelies, looking for completion, Eindhoven, NL
Ars longa, vita brevis, Rijksmuseum Twenthe - Museum voor oude en moderne kunst, Enschede, NL
Love knows many faces, Beauty of the battle, Coda Museum Apeldoorn, NL

2017 Food, Trapholt Museum Denmark, DK Extra Bodies – The Use of the "Other Body" in Contemporary Art, Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zürich, CH De Verleiding van Suiker in de Kunst, Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, Schiedam, NL Westkunst - Ostkunst. A Selection from the Collection Ludwig Museum - Museum of Contemporary Art Budapest, HU

2016
Might as Well, NEST, Den Haag, NL
Food/Body, Kunstfort bij Vijfhuizen, Vijfhuizen, NL

2015
Spiegeloog, Museum Arnhem, Arnhem, NL

2014
Beauty of Violence, Garage Rotterdam, Rotterdam, NL
Body Conscious, Amelie A. Wallace Gallery, New York, US
Nouvelle Génération, FRAC - Nord-Pas de Calais, Dunkerque, FR
Tell / Sell, a common story by Sarah van Lamsweerde, Performance exhibition at Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam, NL

2013
Hollandse Meesters, GEM, The Hague, NL
Narcissistic Tendencies, Nest, The Hague, NL
The Cassini Cruise III, De Ridder, Maastricht, NL

2012
The Weighty Body, Museum Boerhaave, Leiden, NL
Sweet & Salt, Kunsthal Rotterdam, NL
Mcvideo, Nieuwe Vide, Haarlem, NL
30 Days of Peace Love and Painting, Summer Painting Show, Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam, NL
Megacool 4.0, Jugend und Kunst, Künstlerhaus Wien, Vienna, AT
Cer variabil, Collectors House, Heerlen, NL

2011
Valéry Proust Museum/White Cube Fever, Mu.ZEE, Oostende, BE
Out of Storage: Provisoire & Définitif - Marres - Centre for Contemporary Culture, Maastricht, NL

2010
Certified Copy, Verbeke Foundation, Kemzeke, BE
The Weighty Body, Museum Dr. Guislain, Gent, BE
EAT ART, Vom Essen in der Kunst, Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, DE
NO LIMIT, Schloss Ringenberg, Hamminkeln, DE
Inter-cool 3.0, HMKV, Dortmund, DE
Eating the Universe, Galerie im Taxispalais, Innsbrück, AT

2009
Niet Normaal, Beurs van Berlage, Amsterdam, NL
From the outside looking in, Art Aids, Barcelona, ES
Eating the Universe, Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, DE
Never Dance Alone, Les Fresnoy, Tourcoing cedex, FR
Jeugdzonde, Over opus één min opus één. Hedah Maastricht, NL
Rebelle : Kunst en Feminisme 1969 – 2009, MMK Arnhem, NL
All That Is Solid Melts Into Air, MUHKA, Mechelen, BE (curator Liliane Dewachter)
Ophelia, Museum voor Moderne Kunst Arnhem, NL

2008
Glocal Affairs, Where are you, Timmerfabriek, Maastricht, NL
Mediations Biennale, Poznań Poland, curator Georg Elben, PL
For your eyes only, Fundació Suñol Barcelona, curator Hilde Teerlinck, ES
VIDEO PERFORMANCE, Methoden der Selbstbetrachtung, Ausstellungshalle zeitgenössische Kunst Münster, AZKM, Münster, DE (curator Georg Elben)
House on the beach, Frac Nord-Pas de Calais, Dunkerque, FR (commission)
Sync, Stichting Kunsttraject, Amsterdam, NL
Like watching a train wreck, Groeflin Maag Galerie, Zürich, CH
Beautiful People, Centre d’art la Panera, Lleida, ES

2007
Beautiful People, Fries Museum, Leeuwarden, NL
Dangerous beauty, PAN Palazzo della Arti Napoli, curator Trouble Girls/Filles Rebelles, IT
L.A. Raeven Frac Nord, Pas de Calais, FR
Eetcultuur, Modern Museum Kortrijk, NL
Speak out, Aeroplastics Contemporary Gallery Brussels, BE
Into me/Out of me, Kunst-Werke Berlin, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, DE
Into me/Out of me, MACRO, Rome Missono, IT
Beautiful People et la Blessure Secrète, Centre rhénan d'art contemporain, Altkirch, FR

2006
Youth of Today/Jugend von Heute, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt a/m, DE
Family Affairs, Bozar Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, BE
Film festival Locarno, IT
Into me/Out of me, PS1, New York, US
DREAMWORKS, Galerie Haas & Fischer, Zürich, CH
Danke Schön, Collectiepresentatie hedendaagse kunst, Museum voor Moderne Kunst Arnhem - MMKA, Arnhem, NL

2005
Coming Back, Crac Alsace, Altkirch, FR
Critical Society, Badische Kunstverein, Karlsruhe, DE
Manuela Klerkx, double show with Julika Rudelius, Milano, IT
Resonance, Montevideo, NIMk - Netherlands Media Art Institute, Amsterdam, NL
The Summer of beauty: Almost perfect, Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, NL
Super Fat!, Brooklyn fireproof, New York, US
Thin line; the movie, curated Jan van Woensel, Brussels, BE
Uitzicht met een zandkorrel, LUMC Leiden, NL
Sibling/Bruderschaft, Haus der Kunst München, DE
Works on the Edge; A New Selection of the Collection of the Ludwig Múzeum 1, Museum of Contemporary Art, Budapest, HU

2004
Engaging the Speculul, curated by Loeky Keijsers, Bannister Gallery, Providence, US
Re-enact, Club 11/Casco-Mediametic, Amsterdam, NL

2003
Turbulance, CCA Kiev, Ukraine and MMK Arnhem, NL
Disturbance, curated by Helena Kontova, Prague Biennale, National Gallery Prague, CZ
Coup de Coeur/a sentimental choice, CRAC Alsace, Altkirch, FR
Deviations, Galerie K&S, Berlin, DE
(In search of) the perfect lover, Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Deurle, BE
Sad Wings of Destiny, Gallery 400, Chicago, US
When Darkness Falls, Midway Contemporary Art, St. Paul Minnesota, Minneapolis, US
When Darkness Falls, Gallery 400 - University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, US
CHOCKABLOCK STOCK II, Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam, NL

2002
Wild Zone 1, Wild Zone 2, ICA, Institute of Contemporary Art curated by Martijn van Nieuwenhuyzen and Christina Ricupero, London, UK (solo with Annika Larsson)
Killer Queen, Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju, South Korea, curated by Lisette Smits for Charles Esche Commitment, Fonds BKVB, Las Palmas Rotterdam, NL
Ludwig Museum, Budapest, HU (project room)
Lookalike, NFI, Rotterdam, NL
Body Electric, Cheekwood museum, Nashville, US
“...privat!”, Charim Galerie, Viena, AT

2001
The Infected Garden, video program Pandemonium, Lux centre, London, UK
ARS AEVI rendez-vous 3; east-west, Galerija MAK, Sarajevo, BA, curated by Zdenka Badovinac
Prodigal Prodigy, White Box (cat.) curated by Theo Tegelaers, New York, US
4FREE, Büro Friedrich, curated by Waling Boers, Berlin, DE

2000
Unlimited.nl #3, De Appel Amsterdam (cat.) curated by Zdenka Badovinac, NL
Prada in Hotel New York, P.S.1, curated by Alice Smits, New York, US
La Ville, Le Jardin, La Memoire, Villa Medici, curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist, Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev and Laurence Bosse, Rome, IT
TransAct, Museum in Progress, Vienna, AT
What is the Enlightenment? Jan van Eyck Academie, Maastricht, NL

Publications, catalogues

L.A. Raeven. Analyse/Research Paris, Hatje Cantz 2010
Catalogue Family Affairs, 2006
Catalogue Youth of Today/Jugend von heute, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt 2006
Catalogue Sibling/Bruderschaft, 2005
Catalogue Sibling Rivalry by La Cinca, 2004
Catalogue Deviations, K&S Galerie Berlin, 2003
Catalogue Prague Biennial, curated by Helena Kontova a/o, 2003
Catalogue Turbulence, CCA Kiev and MMK Arnhem 2003
Catalogue Lookalike, NFI Rotterdam, 2002
Catalogue Commitment, Fonds BKVB, Las Palmas Rotterdam 2002
Catalogue Gwangju biennale South Korea 2002
Catalogue Issues in contemporary culture and aesthetics, Test Room (a project in terrorism), Jan van Eyck Akademie department of theory, August 2001
FROM #4, texts by dr.Antje von Graevenitz, interview by Tanja Elstgeest, publication Witte de With, Rotterdam 2001
Casco Issues #6, Casco Projects Utrecht 2000
Catalogue Pandamoniumfestival, Lux Centre, London 2000
Hype Text, 2000
Art Forum, Sept. Issue 2000
Catalogue Le Jardin, Villa Medici, Rome 1999
Catalogue Unlimited.nl #3, De Appel, Amsterdam 1999

Press, interviews

Deze kunstenaars maken het wel erg bont, Koen van Bommel, CJP, 13/07/2015
Er hangt een prijskaartje aan ijdelheid, Sarah Spaans, De Schrijftafel en CLEEFT, 29/04/2015
Extreme symbiose, Mady, Nadelunch.com, 26/08/2014
Nieuwe start voor de zusjes L.A. Raeven: ‘Zonder elkaar leven begint te wennen.' Parool PS van de week, 16/04/2014
HuffPost Arts Interviews L.A. Raeven, Huffington post online, 07/022012
Ik zou zo graag een eenling zijn geweest, Sara Berkeljon, De Volkskrant Magazine, 15/10/2011
Scènes uit een apart huwelijk, Jan Pieter Ekker, Het Parool, 27/11/2010
L.A. Raeven. Een onaangename tweeling, Marijn van der Jagt, Vrij Nederland, 13/11/2010
Lang zijn is een feit, Jane Brody, Metropolis M, 28/10/2010
Anorectische fixatie leidt tot medogeloze kunst, Sandra Smets, NRC Handelsblad, 20/10/2010
Hoe alles één pot nat wordt, Sacha Bronwasser, de Volkskrant, 30/09/2010
Sleek, magazine for art and fashion, Spring 2008
L.A. Raeven: Krampachtige zoektocht naar fixatie, Muriëlle Polak, Tubelight, 02/09/2007
Dit is geen kunst meer, Dit is echt, Of toch niet?, Hans den Hartog Jager, NRC Handelsblad, 13/07/2007
De kille realiteit van L.A. Raeven, L.A. Raeven - Shivering Emotions, Catrien Schreuder, 8Weekly, 28/06/2007
In to me/Out of me, Klaus Biesenbach, Flash Art no 248, May/June 2006
De controversiële kunst van L.A. Raeven, Femke van Wiggen, BLVD, May 2006
Anorexia, art, war, rant, Culiblog.org, 17/04/2006
Hedendaagse Performance kunst “Resonance”, Lennard Dost, 8Weekly, May 2005
Double trouble in the art world, Anneloes van Gaalen, Amsterdam Weekly 8, February/March 2005
Tengere Tweeling slaat terug, Arjan Reinders, Het Parool, 04/04/2004
Wer ist hier wirklich krank? Berliner Morgenpost 01/11/2003
Kunstler bringen krankheit ins Bild, Neues Deutschland 21/10/2003
Protest tegen het magere schoonheidsideaal, Barbara van Erp & Gabrielle Provaas, Vrij Nederland 31/08/2003
Vroeger gunden we elkaar totaal niets, Pablo Cabenda, De Volkskrant, 02/08/2003
Echte dingen nemen plaats in, Janneke Wesseling, NRC Handelsblad, 11/07/2003
Dutch bring ‘turbulence’ to a land in flux, Daniel Macisaac, Kyiv Post, April 10, 2003
Aperto Amsterdam, Andreas Schlaegel, Flash Art no 228, Jan/Feb 2003
Esthetische terroristen, Sander Pleij, De Groene Amsterdammer #9, March 2002
Wat verschijnt is goed, wat goed is verschijnt, Jennifer Allen, De Witte Raaf, Nov/Dec 2002
L.A.Raeven ICA London, Barry Schwabsky, Art Forum Int., Summer 2002
Twins of thin, Ginanne Brownell, Newsweek, March 18, 2002
Hungry for Fame, Sean O’Hagan, The Observer, 17/02/2002
BBC Newsnight Review with panellists Kristy Wark, Paul Morley, Elaine Showalter, Joe Queenan, 15/02/2002
Mixed Doubles/Why LA Raeven took on Prada, Franscesca Gavin, Blueprint no 192, Feb 2002 www.ArtForum.com
Trendsetter der Frühjahrskollektion, Knut Ebeling, Berliner Zeitung, 13/07/2001
LA Raeven, Annie Fletcher, Metropolis M #3 international issue, June 2001
Ongemeen agressief, Annie Fletcher, Metropolis M, 2000
Unlimited.nl #3, P.Ellis, Flash Art, spring 1999

Documentary, broadcasts

Hollandse Meesters, AVROTROS, April 2014
Nooit Meer Slapen, VPRO, April 2014
A Taste of Something Raw, NPO, February 2013
24 uur met… VPRO, January 2012
Het Uur van de Wolf, NTR, January 2011
Screening A Dream, International Film Festival Rotterdam 2011
Beyond the Image, SMART Project Space, December 2010
Beyond the Image (NPS), IDFA 2010
De Avonden, VPRO, October 2010
4 Art Avro October 2010
Arte, german/french culture channel, second documentary, June 2009
Arte, german/french culture channel, April 2008
Trapped by my twin, Cutting edge - Channel 4, May 2007
Zomergasten, VPRO, Joep van Lieshout selection, 2006
Art and the City, BBC 3, 2003
Newsnight review, BBC
Bonanza VPRO, samenstelling Gabrielle Provaas, Nederland 3, feb 24 2002

Lectures, book launches

2011
Book launch Analyse/Research Paris, Marres Maastricht – Centre for Contemporary Culture, NL
Lecture Analyse/Research Paris, Han Campus, Nijmegen, NL

2010
Book launch and lecture Analyse/Research Paris, Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam (SMBA), Amsterdam, NL
Book launch and lecture Analyse/Research Paris, Museum of Modern Art (MMKA), Arnhem NL
Lecture, Art academy KABK, The Hague, NL