Taus Makhacheva


Born 1983, Moscow, Russia

Lives Moscow, Russia

Solo: Cloud Caught on a Mountain, Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow (2017); Taus Makhacheva: Second World, Third Attempt, Leo Xu Projects, Shanghai (2017); Vababai Vadadai!*, Narrative Projects, London (2015); (In)sidenotes, Uppsala Konstmuseum, Uppsala (2015); Dagestan. Not for Sale, artSümer, Istanbul (2014); A Walk, A Dance, A Ritual, Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst, Leipzig (2014).

Group: Manifesta 12, Palermo (2018); Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool (2018); Yinchuan Biennial, Yinchuan (2018); Riga International Biennial of Contemporary Art, Riga (2018); Venice Biennale, Venice (2017); Space Force Construction, V-A-C Foundation, Venice (2017); Garage Triennial of Russian Contemporary Art, Moscow (2017); The Border, Goethe Institute, Russian Academy of Arts, Moscow (2017); Shanghai Biennale, Shanghai (2016); Museum On/Off, Centre Pompidou, Paris (2016); The Travellers, Zachęta—National Gallery of Art, Warsaw (2016); The Wedding Project, The Delfina Foundation & Art Dubaï Projects, Dubaï (2016).

Represented by Narrative Projects (London)


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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