Kader Attia


Born 1970, Dugny, France

Lives Berlin, Germany / Alger, Algeria

Exhibitions / projections
Solo: The Museum of Emotion, Hayward Gallery, London (2019) ; Roots Also Grow In Concrete, Culturgest – Fundação Caixa Geral de Depósitos, Lisbon (2018) ; Mémoire de l’Oubli, Fondation Francès, Senlis (2018) ; Open Your Eyes, Museo de Arte de São Paulo, São Paulo (2018) ; Scars Remind Us That Our Past Is Real, Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona (2018) ; Les racines poussent aussi dans le béton, Musée d’art contemporain de Val-de-Marne, Vitry-sur-Seine (2018) ; The Field of Emotion, The Power Plant, Toronto (2018) ; Reason’s Oxymorons, Hood Museum of Art, Hanover (2018).

Group: Restless Earth, The Phillips Collection, Washington (2019) ; Bauhaus Imaginista: Learning From, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin (2019) ; Art and Migration in the 21st Century, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston (2019) ; Lydia Cabrera and Edouard Glissant: Trembling Thinking, Americas Society, New York (2018) ; SURVIVAL KIT 10 Art Festival, Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art, Riga (2018) ; Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju (2018) ; Zeig mir deine Wunde, Dom Museum, Vienna (2018) ; Trans-Justice: Para-Colonial@Technology, Museum of Contemporary Art, Taipei (2018) ; The Fabric of Felicity, Garage Museum of Contemporary Art, Moscow (2018) ; Manifesta 12, Palazzo Forcella de Seta, Palerme (2018) ; Shanghai Biennale, Shanghai (2018) ; La NO comunidad, CentroCentro, Madrid (2018) ; Talismans, Fondation Calouste Gulbenkian, Paris (2018) ; Re: Celebrating the Body, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina (2018) ; Blind Faith: Between the Visceral and the Cognitive in Contemporary Art, Haus der Kunst, Munich (2018) ; Gegen die Strömung. Reise ins Ungewisse, Museum Morsbroich, Leverkusen (2018).

Represented by Galleria Continua (Les Moulins, Havana, Beijing, San Gimignano), Galerie Krinzinger (Vienna), Lehmann Maupin (New York, Hong Kong, Seoul), Galerie Nagel Draxler (Cologne, Berlin), Regen Projects (Los Angeles)

Website kaderattia.de


MOMENTA x VOX. The Life of Things
2019.09.05 – 10.13

Curated by María Wills Londoño in collaboration with Audrey Genois and Maude Johnson, MOMENTA 2019 proposes a piercing look at the life of things, bringing into dialogue their consumerist and symbolic dimensions. Presented simultaneously at two locations—VOX and the Galerie de l’UQAM—the thematic exhibition generates a conversation fueled by the works of twenty-two artists and meshes four components…

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