Roni Horn

Born in New York NY, 1955

BFA with Honors at the Rhode Island School of Design in Providence RI, 1972 – 1975
MFA at the Yale University of New Haven CT, 1976 – 1978

Lives and works in New York NY and Reykjavik, Iceland

Solo Exhibitions

2014
Peder Lund Gallery, ‘Roni Horn. Water Teller’, Oslo, Norway
Caixa Forum, ‘”Everything was sleeping as if the universe were a mistake”’, Madrid, Spain
Fundació Joan Miró, ‘”Everything was sleeping as if the universe were a mistake”’, Barcelona, Spain (Travelling Exhibition)
Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Korea

2013
Hauser & Wirth, ‘”Everything was sleeping as if the universe were a mistake”’, New York NY
Hauser & Wirth, Zurich, Switzerland
Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

2012
Galleria Raffaella Cortese, ‘Mirosław Bałka e Roni Horn’, Milan, Italy
Goetz Collection, Munich, Germany
Hauser & Wirth, ‘Selected Drawings 1984 – 2012’, Zurich, Switzerland (Travelling Exhibition)
Sammlung Goetz, Munich, Germany
Xavier Hufkens, ‘Selected Drawings 1984 – 2012’, Brussels, Belgium (Travelling Exhibition)

2011
Andrea Rosen Gallery, ‘The Wedding (the Walker Evans Polaroid Project) with Roni Horn’, FLAG Art Foundation, ‘Double Mobius’, New York NY
Hamburger Kunsthalle, ‘Photographien / Photographic Works’, Hamburg, Germany
Hauser & Wirth, ‘Roni Horn. Recent Work’, London, England
New York NY
i8 Gallery, Reykjavik, Iceland

2010
Centre of Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, Poland
Hauser & Wirth, New York NY
ICA – Institute of Contemporary Art, ‘Roni Horn aka Roni Horn’, Boston MA (Travelling Exhibition)
Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Kunsthaus Bregenz, ‘Well and Truly’, Bregenz, Austria
Rat Hole Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2009
Collection Lambert, ‘Roni Horn aka Roni Horn’, Avignon, France (Travelling Exhibition)
The Common Guild, ‘The tiniest piece of mirror is always the whole mirror’, Glasgow, Scotland
Tate Modern, ‘Roni Horn aka Roni Horn’, London, England (Travelling Exhibition)
Whitney Museum of American Art, ‘Roni Horn aka Roni Horn’, New York NY (Travelling Exhibition)

2008
CAC – Centro de Arte Contemporàneo, Malaga, Spain
Circulo de Bellas Artes (Photo España), Madrid, Spain
Gagosian Gallery, Los Angeles CA
Hauser & Wirth, London, England
Overbeck Gesellschaft, ‘Portrait of an Image (with Isabelle Huppert)’, Lübeck, Germany
Rathole Gallery, ‘This is me, this is you’, Tokyo, Japan
Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium

2007
Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, ‘A KIND OF YOU’, Melbourne, Australia
Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Reykjavik Art Museum, ‘MY OZ’, Reykjavik, Iceland
Stykkisholmur Library, ‘Vatnasafn / Library of Water’, Stykkishólmur, Iceland (long-term installation)
Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium

2006
Hauser & Wirth, ‘Portrait of an Image’ / ‘Drawings. Roni Horn, Louise Bourgeois’, Zurich, Switzerland
Inverleith House / Museion, ‘Roni Horn: Angie and Emily Dickinson’, Edinburgh, Scotland / Bolzano, Italy
Safn, ‘Relaxness’, Reykjavik, Iceland

2005
Matthew Marks Gallery, ‘Portrait of an Image (with Isabelle Huppert)’, New York NY

2004
Art Institute of Chicago, ‘Some Thames’, Chicago IL
Folkwang Museum, ‘Roni Horn. In der Sammlung’, Essen, Germany
Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa, ‘Roni Horn. Dessins / Drawings / Disegni’, Venice, Italy (Travelling Exhibition)
Hauser & Wirth, ‘Rings of Lispector (Agua Viva)’, London, England
Reykjavik Art Museum, ‘Her, Her, Her and Her’, Iceland

2003
Centre Pompidou / Galerie d’ Art Graphique, ‘Roni Horn. Dessins / Drawings / Disegni’, Paris, France (Travelling Exhibition)
Fotomuseum Winterthur, ‘If on a Winter’s Night…Roni Horn…’, Winterthur, Switzerland
Galerie Hauser & Wirth Zürich & Presenhuber, Zurich, Switzerland
i8 Galleri, ‘This is Me, This is You’, Reykjavik, Iceland
Raffaella Cortese, Milan, Italy
University of Akureyri, ‘Some Thames’, Iceland (Permanent Installation)
Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium

2002
Dia Center for the Arts, ‘Blah, Blah, Blah, part 1’, New York NY
Dia Center for the Arts, ‘Blah, Blah, Blah, part 2’, New York NY
Matthew Marks Gallery, ‘Clowndoubt’, New York NY

2001
Galerie Hauser & Wirth Zürich & Presenhuber, Zurich, Switzerland
Gallery Yvon Lambert, ‘Cabinet Of’, Paris, France
i8 Galleri, Reykjavik, Iceland
Jablonka Galerie, Cologne, Germany
Museo Serralves, ‘Some Thames’, Porto, Portugal
Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium

2000
Castello di Rivoli, Turin, Italy
Lannan Foundation and Site Santa Fe, Santa Fe NM
National Gallery of Iceland, Reykjavík, Iceland
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York NY

1999
Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen / Staatsgalerie moderner Kunst, ‘PI’, Munich, Germany
CAPC – Musée d’art contemporain de Bordeaux Entrepôt, Bordeaux, France
Jablonka Galerie, Cologne, Germany
Matthew Marks Gallery, New York NY
Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, France
Raffaella Cortese, Milan, Italy
Zugspitze, Munich, Germany

1998
De Pont Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘You are the Weather’, Tilburg, Netherlands (Travelling Exhibition)
Galleri Stefan Andersson AB, Umea, Sweden
Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Basel, Switzerland
Patrick Painter Inc., Los Angeles CA
Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium

1997
Bahnhof Ost, ‘Yous in You’, Basel, Switzerland (Permanent Installation, completed 2000)
Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, ‘Earths Grow Thick: Works after Emily Dickinson’, Seattle WA (Travelling Exhibition)
Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland
Ingólfsstræti 8, Reykjavík, Iceland
Institut für Moderne Kunst in der SchmidtBank-Galerie, ‘You are the Weather’, Nuremberg, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
Jablonka Galerie, Cologne, Germany
Matthew Marks Gallery, ‘Untitled (Flannery) and Pooling You’, New York NY
Raffaella Cortese, Milan, Italy

1996
Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Wellesley College, ‘Earths Grow Thick: Works after Emily Dickinson’, Wellesley MA (Travelling Exhibition)
Deutscher Wetterdienst München, ‘You are the Weather’, Munich, Germany (Permanent Installation at the German Meteorological Service: Helene Weber Allee 21-23)
Galerie Ghislaine Hussenot, Paris, France
Matthew Marks Gallery, ‘Five Installations’, New York NY
Wexner Center for the Arts, ‘Earths Grow Thick: Works after Emily Dickinson’, Columbus OH (Travelling Exhibition)

1995
Alfonso Artiaco Gallery, Naples, Italy
Jablonka Galerie, Cologne, Germany
Kestner Gesellschaft, ‘Making Being Here Enough. Installations, Drawings’, Hanover, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
Kunsthalle Basel, ‘Making Being Here Enough. Installations, Drawings’, Basel, Switzerland (Travelling Exhibition)
Matthew Marks Gallery, ‘Gurgles, Sucks, Echoes’, New York NY
Museum für Gegenwartskunst, ‘Drawings’, Basel, Switzerland
Sammlung Goetz, ‘Felix Gonzalez-Torres & Roni Horn’, Munich, Germany
St. Louis Museum of Art, ‘Currents 61: Roni Horn’, St. Louis MO

1994
The Baltimore Museum of Art, ‘Inner Geography’, Baltimore MD (Travelling Exhibition)
DePont Foundation for Contemporary Art, Tilburg, Netherlands
List Visual Arts Center, MIT, ‘Inner Geography’, Cambridge MA (Travelling Exhibition)
Matthew Marks Gallery, New York NY
Texas Gallery, Houston TX
Yale University Art Gallery, ‘Inner Geography’, New Haven CT (Travelling Exhibition)

1993
2nd Floor, Reykjavík, Iceland
Gemeentemuseum, ‘Rare Spellings: Selected Drawings 1985-1992’, The Hague, Netherlands (Travelling Exhibition)
Jablonka Galerie, Cologne, Germany
Kölnischer Kunstverein, ‘Rare Spellings: Selected Drawings 1985-1992’, Cologne, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
Kunstmuseum Winterthur, ‘Rare Spellings: Selected Drawings 1985-1992’, Winterthur, Switzerland (Travelling Exhibition)
Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles CA
Mary Boone Gallery, New York NY
Matthew Marks Gallery, New York NY
Secession, ‘Rare Spellings: Selected Drawings 1985-1992’, Vienna, Austria (Travelling Exhibition)

1992
Galerie Annemarie Verna, Zurich, Switzerland
Jablonka Galerie, Cologne, Germany
New Museum for Living Art, Reykjavík, Iceland

1991
Mary Boone Gallery, New York NY
Westfälischer Kunstverein / Städtisches Museum Abteiberg, ‘Things Which Happen Again’, Münster / Mönchengladbach, Germany

1990
Leo Castelli, New York NY
Margo Leavin Gallery, ‘Los Angeles CA
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY
Temporary Contemporary of The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles CA

1989
Galerie Annemarie Verna, Zurich, Switzerland
Jay Gorney Modern Art, New York NY
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

1988
Chinati Foundation, ‘Things that Happen Again’, Marfa TX (Permanent Installation)
Detroit Institute of Arts, ‘Pair Objects I, II, III’, Detroit MI (Travelling Exhibition)
Galerie Lelong, ‘Pair Objects I, II, III’, New York NY (Travelling Exhibition)
Mario Diacono Gallery, Boston MA
Susanne Hilberry, Birmingham MI
Winston Gallery, Washington DC

1987
Galerie Maeght Lelong, New York NY
Galerie Maeght Lelong, Paris, France

1986
Burnett Miller Gallery, Los Angeles CA
Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase NY

1985
Burnett Miller Gallery, Los Angeles CA
Galerie Maeght Lelong, New York NY

1983
Glyptothek / Kunstforum / Kunstraum, Munich, Germany

1980
Clocktower, Institute for Art and Urban Resources, New York NY

1978
Kunstraum, Munich, Germany
Yale University, New Haven CT

Group Exhibitions

2015
Aspen Art Museum, ‘The Blue of Distance’, Aspen CO
Punta della Dogana, ‘Slip of the Tongue’, Venice, Italy

2014
Kunsthaus Zürich, ‘Picture Ballot! Monolithic Water’, Zurich, Switzerland
Cranbrook Art Museum, ‘Theatre of the Mind’, Bloomfield Hills MI
Leeum, Samsung Museum of Art, ‘Beyond and Between’, Seoul, Korea
Kolumba. Art museum of the Archdiocese of Cologne, ‘Playing by heart’, Cologne, Germany
Cobra Museum of Modern Art, ‘The hidden picture. Collecting art at ING’, Amstelveen, Netherlands
Schauwerk Sindelfingen, ‘Ladies First! Women artists from the Schaufler Collection’, Sindelfingen, Germany
Center for Creative Photography, ‘Performance. Contemporary Photography from the Douglas Nielsen Collection’, Tucson AZ
Collection Lambert, ‘La disparation des lucioles’, Avignon, France
Triennale di Milano, ‘TRAME. Copper Crossing in contemporary art, design, technology and architecture’, Milan, Italy
L’Espace de l’Art Concret, ‘À Corps Perdu’, Mouans-Sartoux, France
Kunsthaus Bregenz, ‘LUB Collection Showcase. New Acquisitions from Ai Weiwei to Zobernig’, Bregenz, Austria
Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen K21, ‘Beneath the Ground: From Kafka to Kippenberger’, Düsseldorf, Germany
Lentos Kunstmuseum, ‘Pure Water. The Most Valuable Resource of the World’, Linz, Austria
19th Biennale of Sydney ‘You imagine what you desire’, Sydney, Australia
Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery, Columbia University, ‘MODA Curates’, New York NY
Santo Domingo de Bonaval, ‘On The Road’, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Xavier Hufkens, ‘David Altmejd, Roni Horn, Didier Vermeiren, Danh Vo’, Brussels, Belgium

2013
Artists Space, ‘Macho Man, Tell It To My Heart: Collected by Julie Ault’, New York NY (Travelling exhibition)
Boden Art Center, ‘Elemental’, Boden, Sweden
CentroCentro Cibeles de Cultura y Ciudadani, ‘Colección Helga de Alvear. El Arte del Presente. The Art of the Present’, Madrid, Spain
Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, ‘93’, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Culturgest, ‘Tell It To My Heart: Collected by Julie Ault’, Lisbon, Portugal (Travelling Exhibition)
FLAG Art Foundation, ‘Personal, political, mysterious’, New York NY
Fri Art. Centre d’Art de Fribourg / Kunsthalle Freiburg, ‘Pro Choice’, Freiburg, Germany
The Granary, ‘The Distaff Side’, Sharon CT
Hamburger Kunsthalle / Gallery of Contemporary Art, ’15 Years of the Gallery of Contemporary Art’, Hamburg, Germany
Havremagasinet – Boden Art Center, ‘Elemental’, Boden, Sweden
Kunstmuseum Basel, ‘Tell It To My Heart: Collected by Julie Ault’, Basel, Switzerland (Travelling Exhibition)
Landesgalerie Linz, ‘Ages. Portraits of growing older’, Linz, Austria
Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes, ‘Paisaje 1969 – 2013’, Mexico City, Mexico
Museum für Gegenwartskunst, ‘Tell It To My Heart: Collected by Julie Ault’, Basel, Switzerland
Oberösterreichische Landesmuseum / Landesgalerie Linz, ‘‘AGES. Porträts vom Älterwerden’, Linz, Austria (Travelling exhibition)
Die Photographische Sammlung/SK Stiftung Kultur Köln, ‘AGES. Porträts vom Älterwerden’, Cologne, Germany (Travelling exhibition)
Punta della Dogana / Francois Pinault Foundation, ‘Prima Materia’, Venice, Italy
Städtische Galerie, ‘Zeichen. Sprache. Bilder. Schrift in der Kunst seit den 1960er Jahren’, Karlsruhe, Germany

2012
Fotomuseum Winterthur, ‘Von Horizonten / On Horizons’, Winterthur, Switzerland
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, ‘Dark Matters’, Washington DC
Huis Marseille – Museum voor fotografie, ‘Viewpoint. A closer look at showing’, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Kunsthalle Recklinghausen, ‘Für Hund und Katz ist auch noch Platz. Fotografien aus der DZ BANK Kunstsammlung’, Recklinghausen, Germany
Kunsthalle Wien, ‘Parallelwelt Zirkus / The Circus as a Parallel Universe’, Vienna, Austria
Margo Leavin Gallery, ‘Drawn’, Los Angeles CA
Punta della Dogana, ‘In Praise of Doubt’, Venice, Italy
Storm King Art Center, ‘Light and Landscape’, Mountainville NY

2011
The Art Institute of Chicago, ‘Contemporary Collecting: The Judith Neisser Collection’, Chicago IL
CCS Bard Hessel Museum of Arts, ‘If you lived here, you’d be home by now’, Annandale-on-Hudson NY
Deichtorhallen Hamburg – Sammlung Falckenberg, ‘ATLAS. How to carry the world on one’s back?’, Hamburg, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
Ellipse Foundation Art Centre, ‘The Last First Decade’, Cascais, Portugal
Fisher Landau Center for Art, ‘Unforgettable: Selections from the Emily Fisher Landau Collection’, Long Island City NY
Fundación Barrié, ‘The Dwelling Life of Men. Photographs from the Martin Z. Margulies Collection’, A Coruña, Spain
Galerie de L’Uqam, ‘Le Mois de la Photo à Montréal. Lucidité. Vues de l’intérieur / Lucidity. Inward views’, Montréal, Canada
Gallery of Modern Art, ‘Hertie Querty’, Glasgow, Scotland
Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, ‘Circa 1986’, Peekskill NY
Kuckei + Kuckei, ‘Text’, Berlin, Germany
Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, ‘Through the looking Brain – A Swiss Collection of Conceptual Photography’, St. Gallen, Switzerland (Travelling Exhibition)
Kunstmuseum, ‘Through the looking Brain – A Swiss Collection of Conceptual Photography’, Bonn, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
MACBA Museu d’Art Contemporani, ‘Volume! Works from the Collections of La Caixa Foundation and MACBA’, Barcelona, Spain
Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, ‘Series of Portraits: A Century of Photographs’, Hamburg, Germany
Murray Guy, ‘Vision is elastic. Thought is elastic’, New York NY
Museum de Hallen, ‘He Disappeared into Complete Silence: Re-reading a single artwork by Louise Bourgeois’, Haarlem, Netherlands
Neue Galerie, ‘Personal Tempest’, Innsbruck, Austria
Osthaus Museum, ‘Nature – Contemporary Art from the Collection of the Altana Kulturstiftung’, Hagen, Germany
Punta della Dogana, Francois Pinault Foundation, ‘In Praise of Doubt’, Venice, Italy
Reykjavik Art Museum, ‘Without Destination’, Reykjavik, Iceland
Reykjavik Art Museum. Hafnarhus, ‘Faster and Slower Lines – From the Collection of Pétur and Ragna Róbertsdóttir’, Reykjavik, Iceland
Reykjavik Art Museum, ‘Perspectives – On the Borders of Art and Philosophy’, Reykjavik, Iceland
Schauwerk, ‘Light-Sensitive – Contemporary Photography from the Schaufler Collection’, Sindelfingen, Germany
Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery, ‘Wide Angle: Photography and its influence on contemporary art – A Selection’, Nashville TN
ZKM Museum für neue Kunst, ‘ATLAS. How to carry the world on one’s back?’, Karlsruhe, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)

2010
The Art Institute of Chicago, ‘Contemporary Collecting: Selections from the Donna and Howard Stone Collection’, Chicago IL
Castello di Rivoli, ‘EXHIBITION EXHIBITION’, Turin, Italy
Collection Lambert, ‘I believe in Miracles. 10th Anniversary of the Lambert Collection’, Avignon, France
Folkwang Museum, ‘Presentation of the Collection. 20th and 21st Century’, Essen, Germany
Galleria d’Arte Moderna, ‘THE PRIVATE MUSEUM’, Bergamo, Italy
Gallery of Modern Art, ‘Unsettled Objects’, Glasgow, Scotland
Guggenheim Museum, ‘Haunted: Contemporary Photography/Video/Performance’, Bilbao, Spain (Travelling Exhibition)
Gwangju Biennale Hall, Gwangju Museum of Art, ’10.000 Lives’, The Eighth Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju, Korea
Institut Valencia d’Art Modern, ‘Compass in Hand: Selections from the Judith Rothschild
Foundation Contemporary Drawings Collection’, Valencia, Spain (Travelling Exhibition)
Katonah Museum of Art, ‘Drawn / Taped / Burned: Abstraction on Paper’, Katonah NY
Lille Métropole Musée d’Art Contemporain et d’Art Brut, ‘Habiter poétiquement le monde. Exposition inaugurale’, Lille, France
The Luckman Fine Art Complex, California State University, ‘Not Cooperative’, Los Angeles CA
Mart Rovereto Museo di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, ‘Languages and Experimentations. Young artists in a contemporary collection’, Rovereto, Italy
Museo Reina Sofía, ‘‘ATLAS. How to carry the world on one’s back?’, Madrid, Spain (Travelling Exhibition)
The Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Collection: MOCA’s First Thirty Years’, Los Angeles CA
The Museum of Modern Art, ‘Pictures by Women: A History of Modern Photography’, New York NY
Musei Bolzano, ‘Che cosa sono le nuvole? Works from the Enea Righi Collection’, Bolzano Italy
Palais des Arts et du Festival Dinard, ‘Hope! Une exposition d’art contemporain sur l’espoir’, Dinard, France
Tucson Museum of Art, ‘Thanks for being with us: Contemporary Art from the Douglas Nielsen Collection’, Tucson AZ

2009
Abright-Knox Art Gallery, ‘Wall Rockets: Contemporary Artists and Ed Ruscha’, Buffalo NY (Travelling Exhibition)
Altana Kunstsammlung im Sinclair Haus, ‘An die Natur III’, Bad Homburg, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
Centre Georges Pompidou, ‘elles@centrepompidou’, Paris, France
Collection Lambert, ‘Retour de Rome. De la Villa Médicis à la Collection Lambert en Avignon’, Avignon, France
Grande Halle, ‘Rencontres d’ Arles 2009’, Arles, France
Guggenheim Museum, ‘Paired, Gold: Felix Gonzalez-Torres and Roni Horn’, New York NY
MoMA Museum of Modern Art, ‘Compass in Hand: Selections from The Judith Rothschild Foundation Contemporary Drawings Collection’, New York NY (Travelling Exhibition)
Museo Cantonale d’Arte, ‘Look at me. Faces and Gazes in Art 1969 – 2009’, Lugano, Switzerland
New Mexico Museum of Art, ‘Manmade: Notions of Landscape from the Lannan Collection’, Santa Fee NM
Schaulager, ‘Holbein to Tillmans. Prominent Guests from the Kunstmuseum Basel’, Basel, Switzerland
Thomas Dane Gallery, ‘Double Object’, London, England
Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, ‘Isabelle Huppert: Woman of many Faces’, Beijing, China
Yale University Art Gallery, ‘Continuous Present’, New Haven CT
Yvon Lambert, ‘Espèces d’ Espaces (Species of Spaces)’, New York NY

2008
Artists Space, ‘Nina in Position’, New York NY
Chapelle de l’Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts, ‘Academia. Qui es-tu?’, Paris, France
Cheim & Read, ‘The Sum of its Parts’, New York NY
The Common Guild, ‘Always begins by Degrees’, Glasgow, Scotland
Deutsche Guggenheim, ‘True North’, Berlin, Germany
FLAG Art Foundation, ‘Wall Rockets: Contemporary Artists and Ed Ruscha’, New York NY (Travelling Exhibition)
Folkwang Museum, ‘Zeichnung als Prozess / Drawing as Process’, Essen, Germany
Galleria Alessandra Bonomo, ‘Mental Drawings’, Rome, Italy
i8 Gallery, ‘pleinairism’, Reykjavik, Iceland
L & M Arts, ‘The Complexity of the Simple’, New York NY
MoMA – The Museum of Modern Art, ‘Elements and Unknowns’, New York NY
Montserrat College of Art Gallery, ‘Many Kinds of Nothing’, Beverly MA
Museu de Serralves, ‘Lines, Grids, Stains, Words’, Porto, Portugal (Travelling Exhibition)
Museum für Gegenwartskunst, ‘Collection Selection’, Basel, Switzerland
Museum Frieder Burda, ‘An die Natur. ALTANA Kunstsammlung’, Baden-Baden, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
Museum Wiesbaden, ‘Lines, Grids, Stains, Words’, Wiesbaden, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
Terme di Diocleziano, ‘Cose mai viste’, Rome, Italy
Villa Medici, ‘The Grand Tour. Exhibition of the Collection Lambert en Avignon at the Villa Medici in Rome’, Rome, Italy
Zwirner & Wirth, ‘Quiet Politics’, New York NY

2007
Castello di Rivoli, ‘From the Earth to the Moon’, Turin, Italy
Collection Lambert, ‘J’embrasse pas’, Avignon, France
Fotomuseum Winterthur, ‘Towards A New Ease – Set 4 from the Collection of the Fotomuseum Winterthur’, Winterthur, Switzerland
Gordon, Anna Gaskell, Roni Horn, Inigo Manglano-Ovalle, u.a.’, Bonn, Germany
Guggenheim Museum, ‘The Shapes of Space’, New York NY
Hessel Museum of Art. Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, ‘Repeated Performances: Roni Horn and Ragnar Kjartansson’, Annandale-on-Hudson NY
La Huerta de San Vicente. Casa-Museo Federico Garcia Lorca, ‘Everstill’, Granada, Spain
The Institute of Modern Art, ‘Grey Water’, Brisbane, Australia
James Kelly Contemporary, ‘Sculpture’, Santa Fe NM
Krannert Art Museum, ‘Facade’, Champaign IL
Kunstmuseum Bonn, ‘The Guggenheim: Contemporary Art. Matthew Barney, Douglas Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, ‘Japan und der Westen. Die erfüllte Leere und der moderne Minimalismus’, Wolfsburg, Germany
Marian Goodman Gallery, ‘Equal, That Is, To The Real Itself’, New York NY
MoMA – The Museum of Modern Art, ‘Lines, Grids, Stains, Words’, New York NY (Travelling Exhibition)
MoMA – The Museum of Modern Art, ‘Works from Multiplex: Directions in Art, 1970 to Now’, New York NY
Museum Kunstpalast, ‘Die Kunst zu Sammeln’, Dusseldorf, Germany
Neues Museum Weserburg, ‘Im Fluss. Künstlerpublikationen mit Blick aufs Wasser’, Bremen, Germany
Neues Museum Weserburg Bremen, ‘Paint it Blue’, Bremen, Germany
The Pulitzer Foundation for the Arts, ‘Water’, St. Louis MO
Sean Kelly Gallerie, ‘Pure’, New York NY
Xavier Hufkens, ‘Richard Artschwager / Louise Bourgeois / Roni Horn / Raymond Pettibon’, Brussels, Belgium
YUAG Yale University Art Gallery, ‘Art for Yale: Acquisitions for a New Century’, New Haven CT
Z33, ‘The Suspended Moment’, Hasselt, Belgium

2006
Collection Lambert. Musée d’Art Contemporain, ‘Le Paradoxe du Comédien. Les Figures de l’Acteur’, Avignon, France
Exhibition Centre of Centro Cultural de Belém, ‘Helga de Alvear. Concepts for a Collection’, Belém, Brazil
Galerie Patrick Seguin, ‘Galerie Patrick Seguin invites Hauser & Wirth’, Paris, France
Galerie Stampa, ‘Medium Fotografie’, Basel, Switzerland
Hessel Museum of Art / CCS Galleries Bard College, ‘Wrestle’, Annandale-on Hudson NY
Kunstmuseum Winterthur, ‘Plane / Figure’, Winterthur, Switzerland
MARCO – Museo d’Arte Contemporànea, ‘O Momento Suspendido. Colección H&F’, Vigo, Spain
Matthew Marks Gallery, ‘Recent Drawings: Robert Gober, Roni Horn, Jasper Johns, Ellsworth Kelly, Brice Marden, Ken Price, Charles Ray, Terry Winters’, New York NY
MoMA – The Museum of Modern Art, ‘Against the Grain: Contemporary Art from the Edward R. Broida Collection’, New York NY
Museo di Fotografia Contemporanea, ‘III Naturale’, Cinisello Balsamo, Italy
Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘See into Liquid’, Denver CO
Pallazo delle Arti Napoli, ‘Dedica- Vent’anni con Alfonso Artiaco’, Napoli, Italy
Phillips de Pury & Company, ‘Artists for Chinati’, New York NY
P.S.1. Contemporary Art Center – MoMA, ‘Time Frame’, New York NY
San Francisco Center for the Book, ‘Photo Books Now’, San Francisco CA
Whitney Museum of American Art, ‘Skin is a Language’, New York NY
Yale University Art Gallery, ‘Responding to Kahn: A Sculptural Conversation’, New Haven CT

2005
Andrea Rosen Gallery, ‘Felix Gonzalez-Torres, Roni Horn’, New York NY
Andrea Rosen Gallery, ‘Looking at Words. The Formal Presence of Text in Modern and Contemporary Works on Paper’, New York NY
Art Gallery & Museum. The Royal Royal Pump Rooms, ‘Taking In Water’, Royal Leamington Spa, England
Camden Arts Centre, ‘An Aside. Selected by Tacita Dean’, London, England (Travelling Exhibition)
Collection Lambert, ‘Theorema’, Avignon, France
CRAC Alsace – Centre Rhénan d’Art Contemporain, ‘Le Temps Suspendu’, Altkirch, France
Dazibao, Centre de photographies actuelles, ‘Offwhite: Carte Grise à Geneviève Cadieux’, Montréal, Canada
Deutsche Guggenheim, ‘Douglas Gordon’s The Vanity of Allegory’, Berlin, Germany
Fisher Landau Center for Art, ‘Zoo Story’, Long Island City NY
Forum Caixa, ‘Coleccion Fundacion’, Barcelona, Spain
The Fruitmarket Gallery, ‘An Aside. Selected by Tacita Dean’, Edinburgh, Scotland (Travelling Exhibition)
Galleria Raffaella Cortese, ‘Ocean 11212-W’, Milan, Italy
Galleria Sottopasso della Stua, ‘Cromosoma X’, Genova, Italy
The Glynn Vivian Art Gallery, ‘An Aside. Selected by Tacita Dean’, Swansea, England (Travelling Exhibition)
Hessel Museum of Art / CCS Galleries Bard College, ‘Over Sight’, Annandale-on-Hudson NY
Lewis Glucksman Gallery, ‘Through the Looking Glass’, Cork, Ireland
Lora Reynolds Gallery, ‘Suspended Narratives’, Austin TX
MAC’s-Musée des Arts Contemporains du Grand-Hornu, ‘Le Tableau des Eléments’, Grand-Hornu, Belgium
MoMA – The Museum of Modern Art, ‘Drawing from the Modern 1975-2005’, New York NY
P.S.1. Contemporary Art Center – MoMA, ‘Isabelle Huppert: La Femme aux Portraits’, New York NY
Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Water, Water Everywhere… ‘, Scottsdale AZ
Whitney Museum of American Art, ‘Landscape’, New York NY

2004
Les Abattoirs, Centre d’art Contemporain, ‘In Extremis’, Toulouse, France
La Casa Encendida, ‘Memoria y Paisaje. Memory and Landscape’, Madrid, Spain
Centre National du Jeu de Paume, ‘L’Ombre du Temps’, Paris, France
Cheim and Read, ‘I am the Walrus’, New York NY
Collection Lambert en Avignon, ‘A Fripon. Fripon et Demi’, Avignon, France
European Kunsthalle, ‘Für die Konstruktion des Unmöglichen’, Cologne, Germany
Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, ‘Lei – Donne nelle Collezioni Italiane’, Turin, Italy
Galerie von Bartha, ‘Schriftbilder/Bilderschrift’, Basel, Switzerland
Galleria Raffaella Cortese, ‘Cavebirds ‘, Milan, Italy
Guggenheim Museum, ‘Singular Forms. Sometimes Repeated: Art from 1651 to the Present’, New York NY
Institute of Contemporary Art, ‘The Big Nothing’, Philadelphia PA
James Kelly / Contemporary, ‘Fresh: Works on Paper’, Santa Fe NM
Musée Malraux, ‘Vague II Hommages et Digressions’, Le Havre, France
Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Soft Edge’, Chicago IL
Neues Museum in Nürnberg, ‘Sand in der Vaseline. Künstlerbücher 1980 bis 2002’, Nürnberg, Germany
Pinakothek der Moderne, ‘Fotografie und Video: Bill Viola, Gary Hill, Roni Horn’, Munich, Germany
Le Printemps de Settembre, Toulouse, France
Reykjavik Arts Festival 2004, Reykjavik, Iceland
San Jose Museum of Art, ‘Beyond Tradition: Permanent Collection Photographs’, San Jose CA
Whitney Museum of American Art, ‘Whitney Biennial’, New York NY

2003
La Biennale die Venezia, ‘L Esposizione Internazionale d’Arte’, Venice, Italy
CCA Wattis. Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, ‘Capp Street Project: 20th Anniversary Exhibition’, San Francisco CA
The Cleveland Museum of Art, ‘Drawing Modern. Works from the Agnes Gund Collection’, Cleveland OH
D’Amelio Terras, ‘Stacked’, New York NY
Fondazione Italiana per la Fotografia, ‘In Natura – X Biennale Internazionale di Fotografia’, Turin, Italy
Grimm / Rosenfeld, ‘Game over’, Munich, Germany
Hessisches Landesmuseum Darmstadt, ‘Sand in der Vaseline. Künstlerbücher 1980 bis 2002’, Darmstadt, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
Museum Morsbroich, ‘Talking Pieces’, Leverkusen, Germany
The National Museum of Art, ‘A Perspective on Contemporary Art: Continuity / Transgression’, Osaka, Japan
The Power Plant, ‘Stretch’, Toronto, Canada

2002
Air de Paris, ‘Transformer II’, Paris, France
Art Gallery of York University, ‘Regarding Landscape’, Toronto, Canada
Casa Museo Luis Barragan, ‘The Air is Blue’, Mexico City, Mexico
Centre des Arts Saidye Bronfman, ‘Au Regard du Paysage’, Montreal, Canada
Fundació Joan Miró, ‘Limits of Perception’, Barcelona, Spain
Galeria Helga de Alvear, ‘Text Message’, Madrid, Spain
Jablonka Galerie, ‘Living Room’, Cologne, Germany
Kaiser Wilhelm Museum, ‘Sand in der Vaseline. Künstlerbücher 1980 bis 2002’, Krefeld, Germany (Travelling Exhibiiton)
Kunsthalle Basel, ‘Kleine Kleinigkeit’, Basel, Switzerland
MoMA – The Museum of Modern Art, ‘Tempo’, New York NY
Museum Lambert. Musée d’Art Contemporain, ‘Photographer to Photograph’, Avignon, France
Neues Museum Weserburg, ‘Ars Photographica’, Bremen, Germany
PAC Padiglione d’Arte Contemporanea, ‘Everyday Utopias’, Milan, Italy
Sammlung Hauser & Wirth, ‘The House of Fiction’, St. Gallen, Switzerland
Weatherspoon Art Museum at: University of North Carolina, ‘Art on Paper 2002’, Greensboro NC
Yale University Art Gallery, ‘Between Language and Form’, New Haven CT

2001
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki, ‘The 1st Auckland Triennial, Bright Paradise’, Auckland, New Zealand
Contemporary Arts Museum, ‘The Inward Eye: Transcendence in Contemporary Art’, Houston TX
Matthew Marks Gallery, ‘Tenth Anniversary Exhibition: 100 Drawings and Photographs’, New York NY
The Photographer’s Gallery, ‘The Citibank Photography Prize 2001’, London, England
2000
Barbara Gladstone Gallery, ‘Drawing 2000’, New York NY
Ikon Gallery, ‘Lost’, Birmingham, England
Kunsthaus Zürich, ‘Recent Acquisitions’, Zurich, Switzerland
Matthew Marks Gallery, ’100 Drawings and Photographs’, New York NY
Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, ‘Recent Acquisitions’, Paris, France
Museum für Moderne Kunst, ‘Szenenwechsel XVII’, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Palais des Beaux Arts, ‘Voici’, Brussels, Belgium

1998
11th Sydney Biennale, ‘Everyday’, Australia
Mary Boone Gallery, ‘View 2’, New York NY
Matthew Marks Gallery, ‘Maverick’, New York NY

1997
La Biennale di Venezia, ‘ XLVII Esposizione Internazionale d’Arte’, Venice, Italy
Centre d’ Art Contemporain du Domaine de Kerguehennec, ‘Density of the Unimaginable Museum’, Bignan, France
Galerie Nächst St. Stephan, ‘___’, Vienna, Austria
Hessel Museum of Art / CCS Galleries Bard College, ‘Sleight of Mind: The Angle of a Landscape’ [with Gabriel Orozco], Reinbeck NY
Kunstverein Hamburg, ‘Fast Forward’, Hamburg, Germany

1996
Brooke-Alexander Gallery, ‘Artist’s Books’, New York NY
Centre Geprges Pompidou, ‘From Beuys to Trockel. Contemporary Drawings from the Kunstmuseum Basel’, Paris, France
Matthew Marks Gallery and Fraenkel Gallery, ‘Open Secrets’, San Francisco CA
MoMA – The Museum of Modern Art, ‘Recent Acquisitions’, New York NY
MoMA – The Museum of Modern Art, ‘Thinking Print’, New York NY

1995
Beaver College Art Gallery, ‘Word for Word’, Glenside PA
Margo Leavin Gallery, ‘Untitled (Reading Room)’, Los Angeles CA
Matthew Marks Gallery, ‘Summer 1995’, New York NY
Matthew Marks Gallery, ‘Works on Paper’, New York NY
Paula Cooper Gallery, ‘Corners’, New York NY
University Art Museum, ‘In a Different Light’, Berkeley CA

1994
Galeria Luisa Strina, ‘Das Américas’, São Paulo, Brazil
Firth Gallery, ‘Drawings’, London, England
Firth Gallery, ‘Photographs’, London, England
Margo Leavin Gallery, ‘Photography’, Los Angeles CA

1993
ICA – Institute of Contemporary Art, ‘Drawn in the 90’s’, Boston MA (Travelling Exhibition)
Illingworth Kerr Gallery / Alberta College of Art, ‘Drawn in the 90’s’, Calgary, Canada (Travelling Exhibition)
Huntsville Museum of Art, ‘Drawn in the 90’s’, Huntsville AL (Travelling Exhibition)
Kunsthalle Basel, ‘21st Century’, Basel, Switzerland

1992
Anders Tornberg Gallery, ‘All Words Suck’, Lund, Sweden
Centre d’ Art Contemporain du Domaine de Kerguehennec, ‘A Second Thought about Landscape Photography’, Bignan, France
DePont Foundation for Contemporary Art, Tilburg, Netherlands
Documenta IX, Kassel, Germany
Katonah Museum of Art, ‘Drawn in the 90’s’, New York NY
Rubin Spangle Gallery, ‘Untitled’, New York NY

1991
Whitney Museum of American Art, ‘Whitney Biennial’, New York NY

1990
Aargauer Kunsthaus, ‘Drawings’, Aarau, Switzerland
Annemarie Verna Gallery, ‘Quotations’, Zurich, Switzerland
Baltimore Museum of Fine Arts, ‘Sculptor’s Drawings’, Baltimore MD
Margo Leavin Gallery, ‘___’, Los Angeles CA
Whitney Museum of American Art, ‘Recent Drawings’, New York NY

1989
__, ‘Prospect 89’, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Anne Plumb Gallery, ‘Non-representation’, New York NY
Daniel Weinberg Gallery, ‘A Decade of American Drawing’, Los Angeles CA
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, ‘AVA’, Richmond VA

1988
Carnegie-Mellon University Art Gallery, ‘AVA’, Pittsburgh PA (Travelling Exhibition)
Lang-O’Hara Gallery, ‘The Inscribed Image’, New York NY
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, ‘AVA’, Los Angeles CA (Travelling Exhibition)
Pamela Auchincloss Gallery, ‘Works on Paper’, New York NY
Susanne Hilberry Gallery, ‘___’, Detroit MI
Zola Lieberman Gallery, ‘___’, Chicago IL

1987
Düsseldorfer Kunsthalle, ‘Similia-Dissimilia’, Dusseldorf, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
Galerie Maeght Lelong, ‘___’, New York NY
Hirschl and Adler Modern, ‘Lead’, New York NY
Leo Castelli Gallery, ‘Similia-Dissimilia’, New York NY (Travelling Exhibition)
Thomas Segal Gallery, ‘___’, Boston MA
Wallach Art Center, ‘Similia-Dissimilia’, New York NY (Travelling Exhibition)

1986
Barbara Krakow Gallery, ‘___’, Boston MA
La Biennale di Venezia, ‘XLII Esposizione Internazionale d’Arte’, Venice, Italy
Chris Middendorf Gallery, ‘___’, Washington DC
Diane Brown Gallery, ‘___’, New York NY

1985
Alfred Kren Gallery, ‘___’, New York NY
Burnett Miller Gallery, ‘___’, Los Angeles CA
Gallery Shimada Yamaguchi, ‘___’, Japan
Jatta Vondran, ‘___’, Dusseldorf, Germany
Lorence-Monk Gallery, ‘___’, New York NY

1984
Barbara Braatten Gallery, ‘___’, New York NY
La Biennale di Venezia, ‘XLI Esposizione Internazionale d’Arte’, Venice, Italy

1983
Kunstraum, ‘___’, Munich, Germany

1980
La Biennale di Venezia, ‘XL Esposizione Internazionale d’Arte’, Venice, Italy
Hayden Gallery, ‘The Material Object’, Cambridge MA

Awards and Grants

2011
Aspen Award for Art

2001
The Citibank Private Bank Photography Prize (Short-listed)

1998
Alpert Award in the Arts, Los Angeles CA
Sculpture Award, Sculpture Center, New York NY

1996
Engelhard Foundation Artist Residency, Bequia, Iceland

1990
Guggenheim Fellowship, New York NY
NEA Artist’s Fellowship, Washington DC

1988
AVA 7, Awards in the Visual Arts, North Carolina NC

1986
NEA Artist’s Fellowship, Washington DC

1984
NEA Artist’s Fellowship, Washington DC

1983
Humanities Development Grant, Colgate University, Hamilton NY

1978
Alice Kimball Travelling Fellowship, from Yale University, New Haven CT
Ford Foundation Grant, New Haven CT

Lectures and Broadcasts

2009
The University of Guelph & The School of Fine Art and Music, ‘Shenkman Lecture in Contemporary Art. Roni Horn’, March 11, 2009, Canada

2008
Library of Water, ‘Roni Horn Weekend. 1 Year of Library of Water’, May 23-25, 2008, Reykjavik, Iceland

2005
Palais de Tokyo, with Helene Cixous, November 19, 2005, Paris, France
Public Art Fund, New School for Social Research, November 7, 2005, New York NY

2004
Harvard University, ‘Saying Water’, December 10, 2004, Cambridge, England
Artangel, ‘Roni Horn: Wonderwater (Alice Offshore)’, Reading / Performance by Anne Carson, Hélène Cixous, John Waters (live), Louise Bourgeois (video), November 2, 2004, London, England
Art Institute Chicago, ‘Saying Water’, May 25, 2004, Chicago, IL
The Whitney Museum of American Art, ‘Roni Horn: Wonderwater (Alice Offshore)’, Reading / Performance by Anne Carson, Hélène Cixous, John Waters (live), Louise Bourgeois (video), May 5, 2004, New York NY
La Casa Encendida, ‘Saying Water’, March 30, 2004, Madrid, Spain

2003
Casa Museo Luis Barragan, ‘Saying Water’, November 2, 2003, Mexico City, Mexico
CCAC Wattis Institute, ‘Saying Water’, San Francisco CA

2001
The Whitney Museum of American Art, ‘Saying Water’, September 2001, New York NY
The Tate Modern, ‘Saying Water’, London, England

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