Otto Berchem CV

Milford, Connecticut, US, 1976
Lives and works in Amsterdam and Bogota

Solo shows

Carousel, Whitehouse Project Space, Lovenjoel, BE

Dive for Dreams, Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam, NL
Lonesome Traveler, Bis - oficina de proyectos, Cali, CO
Mobilize, with Amalia Pica, Instituto de Vision, Bogota, CO

Tropical Buren, Steve Turner Contemporary, Los Angeles, CA
Ediciones Eco 2, Museo Experimental El Eco, Mexico City, MX

Impenetrable (Brussels), Hopstreet Gallery, Brussels, BE
Impenetrable, Galeria Pilar, Sao Paulo, BR
Clip-Clapper, (Bis) oficina de proyectos, Cali, CO

Revolver, Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam, NL

Blue Monday, La Central, Bogota, CO

What is seen and what is not seen, Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam, NL

Survivor, Sleeper, Edinburgh, GB

The 16th Minute, Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam, NL
Going Public, Galerie Display, Prague, CZK
Everything I know about Liverpool I saw on TV, Fact, Liverpool, GB

Going Public, Iff, Houston, USA

Art Statements, ArtBasel 32, Basel, CHE

The Dating Market, Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam, NL

Make Over, Casco, Utrecht, NL
It’s not my fault, Ziegler, Groningen, NL

Back to back they faced each other, drew their swords and shot each other, with Volkert Post, Louise de Haan Galerie, Haarlem, NL

Boys will be boys, Collective Gallery, Edinburgh, GB
As Good As New, with Ross Sinclair, Smart Project Space, Amsterdam, NL

Group shows

Superstition, Marres, Maastricht, NL
The Shores of the World, Galerie Tranzitdisplay, Prague, CZ
Missing Persons, Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam, NL

Mythos Tour de France, NRW-Forum Düsseldorf, DE
Nieuw Amsterdams Peil - Where do we go from here?, Amsterdam, NL

everyday alchemy, von Bartha, Basel, BS
Rotterdam Cultural Histories #7, Tent, Centrum Beeldende Kunst, Rotterdam, NL
ArtBo, Stand C11, Instituto de Vision, Bogota, CO
ArtBo, Stand A53, Bis, oficina de proyectos, Cali, CO

Protesta & Proxemia, Sala de Proyectos, Universidad de los Andes, Bogota, CO
Beyond Borders, Beaufort 2015, Oostende, NL
The Documentary, Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam, NL
Tabula Rasa, Galleria Ca D’Oro, New York, USA
Theorem, Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, USA

Sucursal 32, La Ene en Malba, Malba, Buenos Aires, AR
El irresistible deseo de libertad, MAC8, Aguascalientes, MX
We’re so very Miami, Diablo Rosso, Panama City, PA
Quelques mesurzs d’écart, l’Espace Culture de l’Université de Lille, Lille, FR
This secret world that exists right there in public, Rampa, Istanbul, TR

Horizontal, La Central, Bogota, CO
Hanging Participles, Marshall Arts, Memphis, USA
Le Futur Commence Ici, FRAC, Nord-Pas de Clais, Dunkerque, FR
Les Pléiades. 30 ans des Frac, Les Abattoirs de Toulouse, Toulouse, FR

Time Capsule, La Maison des Arts, Malakoff, FR
You Are Not Alone, Bangkok Art and Culture Centre, Bangkok, THA
FlowerCastle, Kasteel Keukenhof, Lisse, NL
Pope de Paris, Galerie Sultana, Paris, FR
Etat de Veille, Jousse Entreprise, Paris, FR
Stem Terug! Vote Back!, De Appel, Amsterdam, NL
Jardi’n de Esculturas, El Nuevo Museo de Arte Contempor‡neo (NuMu), Guatemala City, GT

Material Apparatus, Cheekwood Museum of Art, Nashville, USA
Out of Storage, Timmerfabriek, Maastricht, NL
You Are Not Alone, Miró Foundation, Barcelona, ES
Munt en Missie, Centraal Museum, Utrecht, NL

More to Love, Casa Asia, Barcelona and Madrid, ES
Contemporary Global, Sotheby’s, Amsterdam, NL
This is Not Our Cup of Tea, Sao Paolo Bienal, Sao Paulo, BR
Flower Salon, Museum van Loon, Amsterdam, NL

The Art and Collections of Acmea, NP3, Groningen, NL
Tipos Moviles, 2nd Poly/Gaphic Triennial., San Juan, PR
More to Love, Casa Asia, Barcelona, ES

Nothing to declare, 4th. Triennale of Contemporary Art, Friedrichshafen, DE
More to Love, The Art Center, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, THA
More to Love, Chiang Mai University Art Center, Chiang Mai, THA

The Dating Show, 3rd Ward Gallery, Brooklyn, New York, USA
Choix d’artistes, Institut Néderlandais, Paris, FR
Sur la Route, S.M.A.K., Gent, BE

Give(a)way, EV+A, Limerick, IRL
Branding, Kunsthaus CentrePasquArt – Centre d’Art, Biel, CHE
Steiler Konter, Magazin4 – Bregenzer Kunstverein, Bregenz, AUT

Radio Days, De Appel, Amsterdam, NL
The Suspended Moment (H & F Collection), Crac Alsace, Altkirch, FR
Global Tour, W139, Amsterdam, NL
Istanbul, 9th International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul, TUR

Amsterdamsprijs voor de kunsten, W139, Stadsschouwburg, Amsterdam, NL
Revolving Doors, Fundacion Telefonica, Madrid, ES (cat)
PR 04 [tribute to the messenger], M&M proyectos, San Juan/Rincon, PR
Divine Heroes, Minoriten Kultur, Graz, AUT (cat)
Planet B, Magazin4 – Vorarlberger Kunstverein /Bregenzer Kunstverein, Bregenz, AUT
The Birthday Party, Collective Gallery, Edinburgh, GB
Cordially Invited, BAK, Utrecht, NL
TV Today, Montevideo, Amsterdam, NL

Gnome Sweet Gnome, Keukenhof/SKOR, Lisse, NL (curated by Zapp Magazine)
Appropriated Spaces, Kunstverein Wolfsburg, DE
Happy Together, Tirana Biennale, Tirana, ALB (cat)
24/7, CAC, Vilnius, LTU

A’dam & Eve (Amsterdam Revisited), De Appel Amsterdam, NL (cat)
One fine day, 32K, Berlin, DE
P_A_U_S_E, Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju, KOR (cat)
Sculptura 02, Falkenberg, SWE (cat)
La vie devant soi/Life ahead of you, Frac Languedoc Rousellon, Montpellier
Cimaise-Portique, Albi (cat)

24×24, Exedera, Hilversum, NL
Hair Styling, Toasting Agency, New York, USA
Lecture Lounge, Clocktower gallery, New York, USA
Intercom, Parplufabriek, Nijmegen, NL
Audit, Casino, Luxembourg, LUX (cat)
Revolving Doors, Apex Art, New York, USA
Being Together, Marres, Maastricht, NL

Manly, Art in General, New York, USA
Domestic Loneliness, Annet Gelink Gallery, Amsterdam, NL
John, I’m Only Dancing, Margaret Harvey Gallery, St. Albans, GB
Untitled, Collective Gallery, Edinburgh, GB(cat)
Central Screening, Centraal Museum, Utrecht, NL
The Biggest Games in Town, Kunstlerwerkstatt, Munich, DE
Threesome, Begane Grond, Utrecht, NL (cat)
Home is where the heart is, Museum van Loon, Amsterdam, NL (cat)
Same as last year, Proposition Gallery, Belfast, GB

Panorama 2000, Centraal Museum, Utrecht, NL (cat)
Multiples x3, Temple Bar Gallery, Dublin, NL (cat)
Failure, W139, Amsterdam, NL
Loneliness in the City, Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach, DE
It looks like rain… , Royal College of Art, London (touring), GB
Hair Styling, Toasting Agency, Paris, FR (cat)

Dangleberry, Rozengracht 207-c, Amsterdam, NL
Moments in Time, De Melkfabriek, Den Bosch, NL
619 KBB 75, Mobile 2000, Berlin, DE (cat)
Video-apero, ERGO, Rennes, FR

It always jumps back, and finds its way, De Appel Foundation, Amsterdam, NL (cat)
Perish, Duende, Rotterdam, NL
European Couples, and Others, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow, GB
619 KBB 75, Mobile 2000, Paris, FR
Play, Ziegler, Groningen, NL
Mobile TV, le Consortium, Dijon, FR

Fucking biscuits, and other drawings, Bloom Gallery, Amsterdam, NL
Host, OB Projects, Amsterdam, NL
Art for People, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow, GB
Looking Away, Ambassade du Brésil, Paris, FR

Video Arte Hoy, Sala Mendoza, Caracas, VEN
Fairytale in the supermarket, Museum of Education, fotofeis, Glasgow, GB

New Art in Scotland, CCA, Glasgow, GB (cat)
AERIAL ‘94, AERIAL Public Art Projects, Edinburgh, GB

Projects, performances

Venceremos, MAMM, Medellin, CO
Impenetrable (Brussels), Hopstreet Windows, Brussels, BE

OZO/Venserpolder, CBK Zuidoost, Amsterdam, NL

The Dating Market, Lindeman supermarket, Amsterdam, NL; Manor Supermarket, Basel, CHE; Shinsegae Supermarket, Gwangju, KOR; Konsum supermarkt, Falkenberg, SWE; RIMI supermarkets, Vilnius,LTU; Morton Williams University Supermarket, NY, USA
Make Over, Blvd. 48

Out of sight, out of mind, Hazenstraat 21, Amsterdam, NL

Wish You Were Here, De Appel Foundation, Amsterdam, NL
The Green Room, Amsterdam, NL
Chit Chat, Almanac 8.0, Amsterdam 1 TV, Amsterdam, NL

The Otto Berchem Show, Amsterdam, NL

Education, residencies

1995-1996 Rijksacademie van Beeldende Kunsten, Amsterdam, NL
1994 MFA, Edinburgh College of Art, GB
1993 BFA, Parsons School of Design, New York, US
1989 Yale Summer School of Music and Art, Norfolk CT