Born 1969. Lives and works in Berlin.

Professor of Fine Art, Städelschule, Staatliche Hochschule für Bildende Kunst, Frankfurt am Main.

 

Upcoming group exhibitions

 

2014

 

Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool

Made in LA, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, USA

Infinite Jest, Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt, Frankfurt, curated by Matthias Ulirch

 

 

Selected solo exhibitions

 

2014

 

Cracking Nuts, kaufmann repetto gallery, New York

Untitled (2), PRAXES Center for Contemporary Art, Berlin

Untitled (1), PRAXES Center for Contemporary Art, Berlin

 

2013

 

A Line May Lie, Kunsthalle Lingen Kunstverein, Lignen, curated by Meike Behm

Double Feature (screening), Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main

Testing Time, Studio Voltaire, London

From Down, From Up & in Between, Fondazione Morra Greco, Naples

 

2012

 

Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden

A sudden walk, kaufmann repetto, Milan

Grazer Kunstverein, Graz

 

2011

 

Spoken from a Balcony, Alex Zachary, New York

 

2010

 

contract entre les hommes et l’ordinateur, After The Butcher, Berlin

 

2009

 

fini!, Galerie Andreas Huber, Vienna

 

2008

 

Nose up!, Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe

Zählen, Galerie Croy Nielsen, Berlin

 

2007

 

Türen (with Henrik Olesen), Portikus, Frankfurt/Main

What do you look like?, Galerie Andreas Huber, Vienna

 

2006

 

Secession, Vienna

What do you look like, a crypto damonic mystery, Caso Institute for Art and Design, Utrecht

No Matter How Bright the Light, the Crossing Occurs at Night (with Natascha Sadr Haghighian, Deborah Schamoni und Ines Schaber), Kunstwerke Berlin

The Uninvited, WBD, Berlin

 

2003

 

Bei mir zu Dir, WBD, Berlin

 

2001

 

Adieu Vorhölle, Studiogalerie, Kunstverein Braunschweig

 

 

Selected group exhibitions

 

2014

 

The present of modernism, Mumok Museo di Arte Moderna Fondazione Ludwig Vienna, Vienna

 

2013

 

Fellbach Triennial of Small-scale Sculpture, Fellbach

Some End of Things, Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Basel, curated by Nikola Dietrich

Words of Love and Life, Galerie Micky Schubert, Berlin

Triennale for Video Art, Mechelen curated by Nicola Dietrich

 

2012

 

House of Card, Dubai Gallery Grey Noise

Documenta 13, Kassel

 

2011

 

How to Work (More for) Less, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, Switzerland

 

2010

 

KW69 #2, cactus craze von Jean-Michel Wicker in Zusammenarbeit mit Gregorio Magnani, KunstWerke, Berlin

I must say that at first it was difficult work, Kunsthall Oslo

Verbotene Liebe: Kunst im Sog von Fernsehen, Kunstverein Medienturm, Graz

Publics and counterpublics, Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo, Sevilla

Gestures – Performance and Sound Art, Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde

 

2009

 

Collaborations, Autocenter, Berlin

The Show Continues Upstairs, Supportico Lopez, Berlin

Celebration, Galerie Isabella Bortolozzi, Berlin

Twice upon a time, Silverman Gallery, San Francisco

Slow Movement, Kunsthalle Bern, Bern

The Rehearsal, Hollybush Gardens, London

Breathless, curated by Adam Budak, Markthalle Wien-Mitte, Vienna

Scorpio`s Garden, Temporäre Kunsthalle, Berlin

Palindrom, curated by Tom Holert and Michael Dreyer, Hermes & der Pfau, Stuttgart

See this sound, Lentos Kunstmuseum, Linz

Berlin-Paris, a gallery exchange, GB agency, Paris

 

2008

 

Draw a straight line and follow it, Tate Modern, London

twice upon a time, Galerie Andreas Huber, Vienna

reality check, Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen

Were, There, Severe, (Thin Line), curated by Gigiotto Del Vecchio, Galerei Alessandro De March, Milan

The Krautcho Club / In and out of Place, Project Space 176, London

Reality Check, Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen

FIKTION.NARRATION.STRUKTUR, curated by Andreas Huber, artnews projects, Berlin

Konzepte der Liebe, Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne

1, 2, 3… VANGUARDIAS. El arte como el arte contextual, Sala Rekalde, Bilbao

Old News 4, Midway Contemporary Art, Minneapolis

History Acts, Göteborgs Konsthall, Gothenburg

 

2007

 

1, 2, 3… VANGUARDIAS. El arte como el arte contextual, Sala Rekalde, Bilbao Virtuosic Siblings,

Red Cat, Los Angeles

Imagine Action, Lisson Gallery, London

Interaktion I, Kunstverein Braunschweig

Zorn Agression, Kunstraum Goethestrasse, Linz

Body City – Video Department, Docklands, Dublin

The Weasel: Pop Music and Contemporary Art, SLG South London Gallery, London

 

2006

 

1,2,3…Avant-Gardes, Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw

New Ghost Entertainment-Entitled, Kunsthaus Dresden

Happyness, Berlin Biennale, Gagosian Gallery Berlin

40 Jahre Video Kunst.de, Kunsthalle Bremen, Zentrum für Kunst und Medietechnologien, Karlsruhe, Städtische Galerie im Lehmbachhaus, München, Museum der Bildenden Künste Leibzig, K21Kunstsammlung, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf

Judith Hopf/ Katrin Pesch, Saki Satom, Michaela Schweigers, Klaus

Weber, Galerie Walbröl, Düsseldorf

 

2005

 

100 Radiodays, De Appel Museum, Amsterdam

Universal Experience: Art, Life and the Tourist´s Eye, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago

Ways in / Ways Out, Kunstverein Horn

 

2004

 

Shizorama, Institute of Contemporary Art, Moskau

Atelier Europa, Kunstverein München, Munich

Open Screening, White Chapell Gallery, London

Das Politische ist privat – und peinlich, Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Wien

Teilnahme an der 6. Werkleitz Biennale, Halle

 

2003

 

Hey Production, Cubitt Gallery, London

Temporary no good Universe, Kunstiftung Baden Württemberg

Windstösse, Kunsthaus, Dresden

Ort des Gegen, Künstlerhaus Stuttgart

Haupt und Nebenwege, Galerie Christian Nagel, Cologne

Teilnahme an dem Performance Festival Public Affairs, Museum für Moderne Kunst, Vienna

Tirol Transfer, Galerie Krinzinger, Vienna

Teilnahme an der 8. Bieneale of Fine Arts, Havana, Cuba

 

2002

 

Gewalt ist der Rand aller Dinge, Generali Foundation, Vienna

Bei mir zu Dir, Galerie WBD, Berlin

Hossa, kuratiert von Karola Gräßlin und Christian Nagel, Centro Culturale, Antracx, Spanien

Die Kraft der Negation, curated by Diedrich Diedrichsen Theater der Welt Köln/Volksbühne Berlin

 

2001

 

Auf offener Strasse, Kunstamt Kreuzberg, Berlin

 

2000

 

Out Monster the Monster 1, Kunstbank, Berlin

Out Monster the Monster 2, Galerie Barbara Gross, Munich

 

1999

 

Mille Plateaux, Volksbühne Ost, Berlin

As best Kontingenz, Gesellschaft der Freunde für junge Kunst e.V., Baden Baden

Tableaux Vivante, Jazz Club Berlin

 

1998

 

supermarkt, Shedhalle Zürich

Park Fiction, Hamburg

 

1997

 

Emptiness, Gallerie ~laden, Berlin

La Saison, Galerie Neu, Berlin

The Funky Side of Zürich, Shedhalle Zürich, Zürich

 

1996

 

now here, section “?”, Lousiana Museum of Modern Art, Copenhagen

Pension Forum Stadtpark, Forum Stadtpark, Graz

Professionalität wieder gesucht, Forum Stadtpark, Graz / MWMWM, New York

 

1995

 

when tekkno turns to sound of poetry, Shedhalle, Zürich /KunstWerke, Berlin

 

1994

 

gamegirl, Shedhalle Zürich / Kunstverein München



Selected grants and prizes

 

2007

 

Lucas Kranach Kunstpreis der Stadt Kronach

 

2005

 

Stipendiatin des Kunstfonds Bonn Stipendiatin des Landes Niedersachsen

 

2004

 

Stipendiatin der Villa Aurora, Los Angeles (mit N.Sadr Haghighian)

Projektförderung durch das Künstlerinnenprogramm Senat für Forschung

 

2003

 

Preisträgerin des Gasag Kunstpreis 2003, Berlin

 

2002

 

Stipendium der Kunststiftung Baden-Württemberg

Projektförderung durch das Künstlerinnenprogramm Senat für Forschung, Kultur und Wissenschaft, Berlin für den Videofilm: “Bei mir zu Dir”

 

2001

 

Stipendium der Deutsch-Französischen Kulturrates, dreimonatiger

Studienaufenthalt in Paris

 

2000

 

Projektförderung durch den Senat für Kultur und Wissenschaft für den Videofilm:

“Hey Produktion”

 

1999

 

Stipendium des Senates für Forschung Kultur und Wissenschaft, Berlin

 

 

Selected screenings

 

Internationales Kurzfilmfestival Oberhausen (2006)

Cinemateque of Los Angeles, Egypt Theater, Los Angeles, U.S. (2005)

Galerie Meerrettich, Pavillion der Volksbühne Ost, Berlin (2005)

Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, U.S. (2005)

e-flux, KunstWerke Berlin, Berlin

Artists Space, New York, U.S.

Wiederholung Wiederholen, b_books, Berlin

Halle für Kunst Lüneburg

collective video projects with Ariane Müller, Gunter Reski, Florian Zeyfang, Natascha Sadr Haghighian

cracking nuts

cracking nuts

2014
installation view, kaufmannrepetto, new york

cracking nuts

cracking nuts

2014
installation view, kaufmannrepetto, new york

some end of things: the conception of youth

some end of things: the conception of youth

2011
8 mm transferred to DVD / flying cinema
3' / site specific

cracking nuts

cracking nuts

2014
installation view, kaufmannrepetto, new york

two birds looking back (1-2)

two birds looking back (1-2)

2014
hand made porcelain, iron handrail
cm 9 x 6 x 6, cm 27 x 17 x 10 / in 3,5 x 2,2 x 2,2, in 10,5 x 6 x 3,2
hand rail: site specific

no title (net on mirror foil 2)

no title (net on mirror foil 2)

2014
drawing on reflective paper
65 x 65 cm / 25,2 x 25,2 in

testing time

testing time

2013
installation view, studio voltaire, london

testing time

testing time

2013
installation view, studio voltaire, london

lily's laptop

lily's laptop

2013
video
duration 5' 03''

lily's laptop

lily's laptop

2013
video
duration 5' 03''

a line may lie

a line may lie

2013
installation view, kunsthalle lingen kunstverein, lignen

a line may lie

a line may lie

2013
installation view, kunsthalle lingen kunstverein, lignen

a line may lie

a line may lie

2013
installation view, kunsthalle lingen kunstverein, lignen

a line may lie

a line may lie

2013
installation view, kunsthalle lingen kunstverein, lignen

some end of things

some end of things

2013
installation view, museum fur gegenwartskunst, basel

some end of things

some end of things

2013
installation view, museum fur gegenwartskunst, basel

endings 5

endings 5

2011
iron and laquar
72 x 38 cm

some end of things

some end of things

2013
installation view, museum fur gegenwartskunst, basel

untitled (chicken drawing 2)

untitled (chicken drawing 2)

2011
pencil on paper
50 × 70 cm

untitled (chicken drawing 4)

untitled (chicken drawing 4)

2011
pencil on paper
50 x 70 cm

from down, from up and in between

from down, from up and in between

2013
installation view, fondazione morra greco, naples

untitled

untitled

2013
painting on tiled, wood structure, ropes
variable dimensions

untitled

untitled

2013
painting on tiled, wood structure, ropes
variable dimensions

from down, from up and in between

from down, from up and in between

2013
installation view, fondazione morra greco, naples

from down, from up and in between

from down, from up and in between

2013
installation view, fondazione morra greco, naples

from down, from up and in between

from down, from up and in between

2013
installation view, fondazione morra greco, naples

sunset/sunrise

sunset/sunrise

2013
16 silk-screens on paper, wood structure
each silk-screen
50 x 50 cm

sun's up

sun's up

2013
10 silk-screens on paper, wood structure
each silk-screen
50 x 50 cm

bambus

bambus

2012
installation view, dOCUMENTA (13), kassel

2012
installation view, dOCUMENTA (13), kassel

trying to build a mask out of a mini computer

trying to build a mask out of a mini computer

2012
powder bed 3D-print
22,4 x 29,5 x 8 cm

trying to build a mask with a box of a smart phone

trying to build a mask with a box of a smart phone

2013
powder bed 3D-print
24 x 23 x 20 cm

some end of things

some end of things

2013
installation view, museum für gegenwartskunst, basel

erschöpfte Vase

erschöpfte Vase

2013
pottery and lacquar
34 x 14 x 14 cm

erschöpfte vase

erschöpfte vase

2013
pottery and lacquar
24 x 23 x 23 cm

the sumac is like the cherry blossom branch

the sumac is like the cherry blossom branch

2013,
cast bronze
20 x 102 x 18 cm (each)

dem kirschbaum ahnelnder essigbaumast (staghorn sumac branch resembling a cherry tree branch)

dem kirschbaum ahnelnder essigbaumast (staghorn sumac branch resembling a cherry tree branch)

2004
brance, plastic blossom
variable dimension

ohne titel (netz 1)

ohne titel (netz 1)

2009
watercolor
100 × 70 cm

ohne Titel (netz 2)

ohne Titel (netz 2)

2009
watercolor
100 × 70 cm

a sudden walk

a sudden walk

2012
installation view, kaufmann repetto, milan

a sudden walk

a sudden walk

2012
installation view, kaufmann repetto, milan

palmenbaum

palmenbaum

1999
wire, jute, paper
variable dimensions

a sudden walk

a sudden walk

2012
installation view, kaufmann repetto, milan

walking table 1

walking table 1

2012
table, glass, four drawings
192 x 90 x 73,5 cm (desktop: 130 x 90 cm )

2012
installation view, grazer kunstverein, graz

2012
installation view, grazer kunstverein, graz

2012
installation view, grazer kunstverein, graz

vases 5-7

vases 5-7

2010
pottery and lacquar

endings

endings

2011
iron, lacquar
140 cm
installation view, "traurige tiere", kunstverein bonn

endings

endings

2011
different metals (copper, wire, iron)
15 x 80 cm
installation view, "traurige tiere", kunstverein bonn

untitled

untitled

2011
installation (drawing on glass, wood)
variable dimensions

nose up!

nose up!

2008
installation view, kunstverein karlsruhe, karlsruhe

bambus

bambus

2008
glass, paper
variable dimensions
“nose up!", installation view, kunstverein karlsruhe, karlsruhe

waiting laptop

waiting laptop

2010
paint on wood
160 x 40 cm

waiting laptop

waiting laptop

(detail)
2010
paint on wood

wartender Laptop

wartender Laptop

2009
framed collage on paper
106 x 78 cm

zahlen

zahlen

2008
16mm transfered to video
duration 3'

zahlen

zahlen

2008
16mm transfered to video
duration 3'

some end of things: the conception of youth

some end of things: the conception of youth

2011
8 mm transferred to dvd
duration 3'

some end of things: the conception of youth

some end of things: the conception of youth

2011
8 mm transferred to dvd
duration 3'

turen

turen

2007
judith hopf and henrik olessen, installation view, portikus, frankfurt

turen

turen

2007
judith hopf and henrik olessen, installation view, portikus, frankfurt

2006
installation view, art secession, vienna

2006
installation view, art secession, vienna

turen

turen

2005
judith hopf and henrik olesen
duration 5’

untitled 1-3

untitled 1-3

2010
wood, lacquar
150 x 170 cm

 untitled (after gill scott)

untitled (after gill scott)

2005
c-print
118 x 84 cm

untitled (grosse peitsche)

untitled (grosse peitsche)

2008
plexiglass, nylon cord, sticky tape, rope
220 × 3 cm

untitled (kleine peitsche, rosa, hellblau)

untitled (kleine peitsche, rosa, hellblau)

2009
metal, gift ribbon, bast fiber, sticky tape
100 x 1 cm

untitled (kleine peitsche, rosa, hellblau)

untitled (kleine peitsche, rosa, hellblau)

2009
metal, gift ribbon, bast fiber, sticky tape
100 x 1 cm

hospital bone dance, judith hopf and deborah schamoni

hospital bone dance, judith hopf and deborah schamoni

2005
video
duration 7"