Otto Berchem CV

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

Solo shows

2017
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

2016
Tropical Buren, Steve Turner Contemporary, Los Angeles, CA
Ediciones Eco 2, Museo Experimental El Eco, Mexico City, MX

2015
Impenetrable (Brussels), Hopstreet Gallery, Brussels, BE
Impenetrable, Galeria Pilar, Sao Paulo, BR
Clip-Clapper, (Bis) oficina de proyectos, Cali, CO

2013
Revolver, Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam, NL

2011
Blue Monday, La Central, Bogota, CO

2009
What is seen and what is not seen, Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam, NL

2004
Survivor, Sleeper, Edinburgh, GB

2003
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

2002
Going Public, Iff, Houston, USA

2001
Art Statements, ArtBasel 32, Basel, CHE

2000
The Dating Market, Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam, NL

1998
Make Over, Casco, Utrecht, NL
It’s not my fault, Ziegler, Groningen, NL

1997
Back to back they faced each other, drew their swords and shot each other, with Volkert Post, Louise de Haan Galerie, Haarlem, NL

1995
Boys will be boys, Collective Gallery, Edinburgh, GB
As Good As New, with Ross Sinclair, Smart Project Space, Amsterdam, NL

Group shows

2017
Mythos Tour de France, NRW-Forum Düsseldorf, DE
Nieuw Amsterdams Peil - Where do we go from here?, Amsterdam, NL

2016
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

2015
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

2014
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

2013
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

2012
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

2011
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

2010
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

2009
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

2008
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

2007
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

2006
Give(a)way, EV+A, Limerick, IRL
Branding, Kunsthaus CentrePasquArt – Centre d’Art, Biel, CHE
Steiler Konter, Magazin4 – Bregenzer Kunstverein, Bregenz, AUT

2005
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

2004
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

2003
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

2002
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)

2001
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

2000
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

1999
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)

1998
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

1997
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

1996
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

1995
Video Arte Hoy, Sala Mendoza, Caracas, VEN
Fairytale in the supermarket, Museum of Education, fotofeis, Glasgow, GB

1994
New Art in Scotland, CCA, Glasgow, GB (cat)
AERIAL ‘94, AERIAL Public Art Projects, Edinburgh, GB

Projects, performances

2015
Venceremos, MAMM, Medellin, CO
Impenetrable (Brussels), Hopstreet Windows, Brussels, BE

2007
OZO/Venserpolder, CBK Zuidoost, Amsterdam, NL

2000-07
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
1998
Make Over, Blvd. 48

1997-98
Out of sight, out of mind, Hazenstraat 21, Amsterdam, NL

1996
Wish You Were Here, De Appel Foundation, Amsterdam, NL
The Green Room, Amsterdam, NL
Chit Chat, Almanac 8.0, Amsterdam 1 TV, Amsterdam, NL

1995
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