Pipilotti Rist

Born in Grabs in the Swiss Rhine Valley, 1962

Studies of commercial art, illustration and photography at the Institute of Applied Arts in Vienna, Austria, 1982 – 1986
Studies of audio visual communications (video) at the School of Design in Basel, Switzerland, Professor René Pulfer, 1986 – 1988
Freestyle video / audio works and installations, since 1986
Freelancer as a grafic computer operator in different industrial video studios, 1987 – 1994
Member of the music band Les Reines Prochaines, concerts, performances and LP / CDs, 1988 – 1994
Visiting professor at UCLA, Los Angeles CA, 2002 – 2003
From 2005 – 2009 she worked on her first feature film, ‘Pepperminta’

Lives and works in Zurich and in the mountains of Switzerland, since 2004

Her favorite number is 54. Against taboos and stereotypes with emotion and humour…

Solo Exhibitions

2014
Hauser & Wirth, London, England
Hauser & Wirth Somerset, London, England

2013
Times Museum, ‘Gentle Wave In Your Eye Fluid’ (cur. Ruijun Shen), Guangzhou, China

2012
LEEUM Samsung Museum of Art, ‘Pipilotti Rist – Spear to heaven!’ (cur. Hyesoo Woo), Seoul, Korea
Centraal Museum Utrecht, ‘Pipilotti Rist: Expecting’, Utrecht, Holland
Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, ‘Blutbetriebene Kameras und quellende Räume’ (cur. Konrad Bitterli), St. Gallen, Switzerland
Kunsthalle Mannheim, ‘Augapfelmassage’ (cur. Stefanie Müller), Mannheim, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, ‘Pipilotti Rist: A la belle étoile’, Seattle WA

2011
ACCA Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, ‘I Packed the Postcard in my Suitcase’ (cur. Juliana Engberg), Melbourne, Australia
Fondazione Nicola Trussardi, Cinema Manzoni, ‘Parasimpatico’ (cur. Massimiliano Gioni), Milan, Italy
Hayward Gallery, ‘Eyeball Massage’ (cur. Stephanie Rosenthal), London, England (Travelling Exhibition)
De Vleeshal, ‘Sammlung 03: Pipilotti Rist – Grossmut begatte Mich’ (cur. Lorenzo Benedetti), Middelburg, Netherlands
Kunsthalle Bremen, ‘Ruhig durch die Wände’ (cur. Wulf Herzogenrath), Bremen, Germany
Albright-Knox Art Gallery, ‘Pipilotti Rist: Dwelling (within)’ (cur. Holly Hughes, Louis Grachos), Buffalo, NY
Wexner Center for the Arts, ‘The Tender Room’ (cur. Christopher Bedford), Columbus OH

2010
Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, ‘MOT Collection Special Feature: Pipilotti Rist’ (cur. Yuko Hasegawa), Tokyo, Japan
SAPS Sala de Arte Publico Siqueiros, ‘Structures of appearance – Estructuras de lo Aparente’ (cur. Karla Roalandini), Mexico City, Mexico
Luhring Augustine, ‘Heroes of Birth’, New York, NY
Museum Langmatt, ‘Schliessen Sie mir das Kleid, Danke!’ (cur. Rudolf Velhagen), Baden, Switzerland
Fundació Joan Miró & Centre Cultura Caixa Girona Fontana d’Or, ‘Pipilotti Rist. Partit amistós – sentiments electrónics’ (cur. Martina Millà), Barcelona / Girona, Spain
Pinakothek der Moderne, ‘Extremitäten (weich, weich)’ (cur. Inka Graeve Ingelmann), Munich, Germany

2009
Schloss Werdenberg, ‘Mama nomol – Installationen zu Heimatgefühlen und Rheintaler Sehnsüchten’, Buchs, Switzerland
Paço das Artes & MIS Museu da Imagem e do Som, ‘Pipilotti Rist’, (cur. Daniela Bousso), Sao Paulo, Brazil
KIASMA Museum for Contemporary Art, ‘Elixir – Pipilotti Rist’ (cur. Arja Miller), Helsinki, Finland (Travelling Exhibition)
Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, ‘Elixir – The video organism of Pipilotti Rist’ (cur. Sjarel Ex), Rotterdam, Netherlands (Travelling Exhibition)
Hauser & Wirth Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland

2008
MoMA Museum of Modern Art, ‘Pour Your Body Out (7354 Cubic Meters)’ (cur. Klaus Biesenbach), New York NY
FACT – Foundation for Art and Creative Technology, ‘Pipilotti Rist’, (cur. Laura Sillars), Liverpool, England
MIMOCA – Marugame Genichiro-Inokuma Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Yuyu’ (cur. Yuka Uematsu), Marugame, Japan

2007
Hara Museum, ‘Karakara – Pipilotti Rist’ (cur. Yoko Uchida / Masami Tsubouchi), Tokyo, Japan
Sue Crockford Gallery, ‘Pipilotti Rist – I don’t want to fall in love’ (cur. Sue Crockford), Auckland, New Zealand
Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall, ‘Gravity, Be My Friend’ (cur. Richard Julin), Stockholm, Sweden
Centre Georges Pompidou, ‘A la belle étoile’ (cur. Christine van Assche), Paris, France

2006
Contemporary Arts Museum, ‘Wishing for Synchronicity: Works by Pipilotti Rist’, (cur. Paola Morsiani), Houston TX

2005
MUSAC – Museo de arte contemporaneo de Castilla y León, ‘Pröblemäs büenös. 4 obras de Pipilotti Rist y amigäs’ (cur. Rafael Doctor Roncero, Agustìn Perez Rubio), León, Spain
Hauser & Wirth London, London, England
Stadtlounge St.Gallen, Schweizer Verband Raiffeisenbanken, permanent installation in public space with Carlos Martinez, St. Gallen, Switzerland
AROS – New Aarhus Kunstmuseum, ‘one of the 9 rooms’ (cur. Anna Krogh-Nielsen), Aarhus, Denmark
La Biennale die Venezia, Contribution of Swiss Federal Office of Culture BAK, ‘San Stae Church’ (cur. Eidg. Kunst Kommission, Andreas Münch, Urs Staub), Venice, Italy

2004
OPA – Oficina para Proyectos de Arte A.C., ‘Con algo hay que empezar’ (cur. Fernando Paloma, Gonzalo Lebrija, Liliana Zarate), Guadalajara, Mexico
Luhring Augustine Gallery, ‘Herbstzeitlose’, New York NY
Centre of Contemporary Art – ‘Zamek Ujazdowski Warszawa, Pipilotti Rist’ (cur. Milada Slizinska), Warsaw, Poland
SF MoMA Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Stir Heart, Rinse Heart’ (cur. Benjamin Weil), San Francisco CA

2003
KIASMA Museum for Contemporary Art, ‘Kontti Gallery 80m2, Related Legs’ (cur. Maaretta Jauukuri), Helsinki, Finland

2002
Shiseido Foundation, ‘The Cake is in Flames’ (cur. Keiko Toyoda), Tokyo, Japan

2001
Museo Nacional de Arte Reina Sofia, ‘Apricots Along the Streets’ (cur. Rafael Doctor Roncero), Madrid, Spain
PADT – Pulic Art Development Trust, ‘The 4th Wall MusicalTheater’ (cur. Sandra Percival), London, England
Centraal Museum, ‘Pipilotti Rist 54’ (cur. Ranti Tjan, Sjarl Ex), Utrecht, Netherlands
Tramway, ‘Show a Leg’ (cur. Alexia Holt), Glasgow, Scotland
The Contemporary Arts Center, Scopophilia. ‘The Pleasure in Looking’ (cur. Sue Spaid), Cincinnat OH
Hauser & Wirth Zürich, (cur. Cornelia Providoli), Zurich, Switzerland

2000
CCA – Center for Contemporary Art, ‘Super Subjective’ (cur. Akiko Miyake), Kitakyushu, Japan
Oboro, ‘Pipilotti Rist – les monobandes vidéo’ (cur. Bernard Bilodeau), Montréal, Canada
Musée des Beaux-Arts (cur. Stephane Acquin), Montréal, Canada
Public Art Fund, Times Square, ‘Open My Glade’ (cur. Tom Eccles), New York NY
Luhring Augustine, New York NY
Devleeshal (cur. Lexter Braak), Middelburg, Netherlands

1999
Museum Ludwig, ‘Wolfgang Hahn Preis’ (cur. Jochen Pötter), Cologne, Germany
Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, ‘Remake of the Weekend’ (cur. Laurence Bossé), Paris, France
Pitti Immagine – Projectroom (cur. Francesco Bonami), Firenze, Italy
Fundaçao de Serralves (cur. Vicente Todoli), Porto, Portugal
Kunsthalle Zürich, ‘Remake of the Weekend à la zurichoise’ (cur. Bernhard Mendes Bürgi), Zurich, Switzerland

1998
Site Santa Fe (cur. Louis Grachos), Santa Fe NM
Wadsworth Atheneum (cur. James Rondeau), Hartford OH
Kunsthalle Wien, ‘Remake of the Weekend (auf österreichisch)’ (cur. Gerald Matt, Sabine Folie), Vienna, Austria
Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof, Museum für Gegenwart, ‘Remake of the Weekend in Berlin’ (cur. Britta Schmitz), Berlin, Germany

1997
Stedelijk Museum Het Domeijn Sittard, ‘The Social Life of Roses. Or Why I’m Never Sad, with Samir’ (cur. Stijn Huijts), Sittard, Netherlands (Travelling Exhibition)
Museum Villa Stuck München, ‘The Social Life of Roses. Or Why I’m Never Sad,
with Samir’ (cur. Jo-Anne Birnie Danzker), Munich, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)

1996
Kunstmuseum Solothurn, ‘The Social Life of Roses. Or Why I’m Never Sad, with Samir’ (cur. André Kamber), Solothurn, Switzerland (Travelling Exhibition)
Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, ‘The Social Life of Roses. Or Why I’m Never Sad, with Samir’ (cur. Margrit Brehm), Baden-Baden, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (cur. Dominic Molon), Chicago IL
Centre d’Art Contemporain, ‘Shooting Divas’ (cur. Paolo Colombo), Geneva, Switzerland
Chisenhale Gallery, ‘Slept In, Had A Bath, Highly Motivated’ (cur. Judith Nesbitt), London, England

1995
Galerie Akinci, ‘De kop van de kat is jarig en zijn pootjes vieren feest’, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Galerie Franck & Schulte, Berlin, Germany
Kunstverein in Hamburg, ‘I’m Not The Girl Who Misses Much – Ausgeschlafen,
frisch gebadet und hochmotiviert’ (cur. Stephan Schmidt-Wulffen), Hamburg, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
Neue Galerie Graz, ‘I’m Not The Girl Who Misses Much – Ausgeschlafen,
frisch gebadet und hochmotiviert’ (cur. Peter Weibel), Graz, Austria (Travelling Exhibition)
Galerie Lehmann (cur. Danièle Fischer), Lausanne, Switzerland

1994
Musée d’art et d’histoire, ’5 installations vidéo’ (cur. Claude Ritschard,
Cäsar Menz), Geneva, Switzerland
Kunstmuseum St.Gallen, ‘I’m Not The Girl Who Misses Much – Ausgeschlafen,
frisch gebadet und hochmotiviert’ (cur. Konrad Bitterli), St. Gallen, Switzerland (Travelling Exhibition)
22. Internationale Biennale Sao Paulo, ‘Schweizerpavillon with Hannah Villiger
and Herzog, GermanyMeuron’ (cur. Eidg. Kunstkommission), Sao Paulo, Brazil
Art Basel (Stampa), ‘Yoghurt on Skin – Velvet on T.V.’, Basel, Switzerland

1993
Stampa, ‘Schwester des Stroms’, Basel, Switzerland

1992
Galerie Walcheturm, ‘Nett, dass Du mich begleitest durch die Kanalisation’ (cur. Eva Presenhuber), Zurich, Switzerland

1989
Kunsthalle St. Gallen, ‘Die Tempodrosslerin saust, © with Muda Mathis’ (cur. Josef Felix Müller), St. Gallen, Switzerland

1985
Kupferdruckwerkstatt Bregenz, ‘Über & unter Wasser, with Ralph Pröll’ (cur. Edgar Leissing), Bregenz, Austria

1984
Galeria Prottore / Stauraum, ‘Bank für Mond & Scheine’ (cur. Karl Friedrich), Vienna, Austria

Selected Group Exhibitions

2014
Collectorspace, ‘Cinquante from Han Nefkens H+F Collection at Collectorspace’, Istanbul, Turkey
Festival of Noth Norway, ‘Paradise Reclaimed’, Harstad, Norway
Soma Mexico DF, ‘ALL ABOUT THESE… LADIES AND GENTLEMEN’ (cur. Fani Zguro), Mexico City, Mexico
The Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami, ‘Video Container: Touch Cinema’ (cur. Alex Gartenfeld), Miami FL
Deutsches Hygiene Museum, ‘Blicke! Körper! Sensationen! Ein anatomisches Wachskabinett und die Kunst’ (cur. Eva Meyer-Hermann), Dresden, Germany
Videocity.bs ‘Videokunst in der City’ (cur. Andrea Domesle), Basel, Switzerland
Gammel Holtegaard, ‘The Venice Syndrome – The grandeur and the fall in the art of Venice’, Holte, Denmark
Sesc Pinheiros, ‘FOOD Reflections on Mother Earth, Agriculture and Nutrition’ (cur. Adelina von Fürstenberg), Sao Paulo, Brazil
Centraal Museum Utrecht, ‘Surreal Worlds’, Utrecht, Netherlands
FLEX, ‘Yvonne Roeb und Pipilotti Rist // Dialogue One’, Berlin, Germany
Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, ’1 + 1 = 1’ (cur. Stéphane Aquin, John Zeppetelli), Montreal, Canada
Museum of Biblical Art, ‘Back to Eden – Contemporary Artists Wander the Garden’ (cur. Jennifer Scanlan), New York NY
Brandts, ‘The Sea’, Odense, Denmark
The Promenade Gallery, ‘ALL ABOUT THESE... LADIES AND GENTLEMEN’ (cur. Fani Zguro), Vlora, Albania
National Museum of Women in the Arts, ‘Total Art: Contemporary Video’ (cur. Kathryn Wat), Washington DC
Museum Rietberg, ‘Gastspiel. Schweizer Gegenwartskunst im Museum Rietberg’ (cur. Damian Christinger), Zurich, Switzerland
The 19th Biennale of Sydney, ‘You Imagine What You Desire’ (cur. Juliana Engberg), Sydney, Australia
Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall, I’m Still Here’ (cur. Richard Julin, Tessa Praun), Stockholm, Sweden
LWL Industriemuseum, ‘Über Unterwelten – Zeichen und Zauber des anderen Raums’ (cur. Dagmar Kift), Dortmund, Germany
MUDAM – Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, ‘Damage Control: Art and Destruction Since 1950’ (cur. Kerry Brougher, Russell Ferguson), Luxembourg

2013
Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, ‘93’ (cur. Miguel von Hafe Pérez), Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Talbot Rice Gallery, ‘There is no rewind’, Edinburgh, Scotland
Neue Nationalgalerie, ‘Extension of the combat zone. The collection. 1968 – 2000’, Berlin Germany
Magasin 3, Stockholm Konsthall, ‘OTHERWORLDLY’ (cur. Bronwyn Griffith), Stockholm, Sweden
kunst.wirt.schaft, ‘Heimat auf Abwegen’, Graz, Austria
Kunsthaus Baselland, ‘Making Visible!’ (cur. Ines Goldbach), Basel, Switzerland
Institution of Culture Katowice, ‘Loud’, Katowice, Poland
ICA The Institute of Contemporary Art Boston, ICA Collection: ‘Expanding the Field of Painting’ (cur. , Boston MA
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, ‘Damage Control: Art and Destruction Since 1950’ (cur. Kerry Brougher, Russell Ferguson), Washington DC
MUSAC. Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, ‘Whole, In Part. Artists’ Publications from the MACBA Collections’, Castilla y León, Spain
Musée cantonal des Beaux-Arts de Lausanne, ‘Making Space. 40 Years of Video Art’, Lausanne, Switzerland
Paul Kasmin Gallery, ‘Junkies’ Promises’, New York NY
Videocity.bs ‘Videokunst in der City’, Basel, Switzerland (cur. Andrea Domesle)
MdM – Museum der Moderne, ‘Flowers & Mushrooms’, Salzburg, Austria
Screen Projects – La Verreina, ‘This is Not a Love Song’, Barcelona, Spain
Centro Cultural Banco do Brazil, ‘Elles: Women Artists from the Centre Pompidou, Paris’, Belo Horizonte, Brazil (travelling exhibition)
Aargauer Kunsthaus, ‘Cut! Video art form the collection’, Aarau, Switzerland
The Margaret Lawrence Gallery, at Victorian College of the Arts, ‘Backflip: Feminism and Humour in Contemporary Art’, Melbourne, Australia
Centro Cultural Banco do Brazil, ‘Elles: Women Artists from the Centre Pompidou, Paris’, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (travelling exhibition)
Centro + Centro. Palacio de Cibeles, ‘Helga de Alvear Collection. The Art of the Present’, Madrid, Spain
zollfrei, Verein für Vermittlung von Kunst- und Kunstwissenschaft, ‘Whole, In Part.
Artists’ Publications from the MACBA Collections’, Basel, Switzerland
Museo Cantonale d’Arte, ‘La realtà non è un luogo comune. Fotografie e video dalla Collezione d’arte della Julius Baer’, Lugano, Switzerland
Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, ‘Home! Sweet Home!’ St. Gall, Switzerland
Salzburger Kunstverein, ‘Praxis der Liebe’, Salzburg, Austria
India Art Fair, ‘Video Lounge’, New Dehli, India
Kino der Kunst Festival, Munich, Germany
Kunsthaus Kaufbeuren, ‘From Page to Space’, Kaufbeuren, Gemany
Centre d’Art Bastille, ‘Outsider’, Grenoble, France
Gallery On The Move, ‘The Anarchists II’, Tirana, Albania
21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Visceral Sensation—Voices So Far, So Near’, Kanazawa, Japan
Le Stanze del Vetro, ‘Fragile?’, Isola di San Giorgio Maggiore, Venice, Italy
FACT Liverpool, ‘The Art of Pop Video’, Liverpool, England
Paula Modersohn-Becker Museum, ‘Gnadenlos – Künstlerinnen und das Komische’, Bremen, Germany
Parkett Ausstellungs-Raum, ‘People’, Zurich, Switzerland
Kunstraum Niederösterreich, ‘Elastic Video’, Vienna, Austria

2012
MOMA, ‘Contemporary Galleries: 1980-Now’, New York NY
Institut d’Art Contemporain, ‘COLLECTION’12’, Villeurbanne/Rhône-Alpes, France
Musée Ariana, ‘FOOD’, Geneva, Switzerland
21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Son et Lumière – Material, Transition, Time’, Kanazawa, Japan
Städtische Museen Heilbronn, ‘MERCILESS – Female Artists and the Comical’, Heilbronn, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
Muzeum Sztuki, ‘Correspondences’, Lodz, Poland
Fotomuseum Winterthur, ‘Junge Menschen – Set 9 aus der Sammlung des Fotomuseum Winterthur ‘, Winterthur, Switzerland
Kunsthaus Graz, ‘medien.kunst.sammeln – Perspektiven einer Sammlung’, Graz, Austria
Kunsthaus Zürich, ‘Das neue Kunsthaus’, Zurich, Switzerland
Kunsthalle Emden, ‘Das eigene Kind im Blick. Künstlerkinder von Ruge bis Richter, von Dix bis Picasso’, Emden, Germany
Landesmuseum Zürich, ‘Postmodernism, Style and Subversion 1970-1990’, Zurich, Switzerland
Luhring Augustine, ‘Painting in Space’, New York NY
Hamburger Kunsthalle, ‘Alice im Wunderland der Kunst’, Hamburg, Germany
He Xiangning Art Museum, ‘Meeting Elsewhere. Swiss Contemporary Woman Art Exhibithion’, Shenzhen, China
Curator’s Office, ‘An Architect’s Dream’, Washington DC
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, ‘From Van Gogh to FaceTime. Self-Portraits in the 20th and 21th Centuries’, Humlebæk, Denmark
Kunsthaus Interlaken, ‘Innovationen in der Kunst der Schweiz – Eine Ausstellung zum 100. Todestag von Clara von Rappard (1857–1912)’, Interlaken, Switzerland
Art en Ile, ‘(HN+SPK)/FMAC= Excerpt-fragments d’une Collection’, Geneva, Switzerland
Kunsthalle Zürich, ‘Looking Back for the Future’, Zurich, Switzerland
Kunstmuseum Heidenheim, ‘Fotografie und Videokunst aus der Sammlung des Kunstmuseums’, Heidenheim, Germany
Nikolaj Copenhagen Contemporary Art Center, ‘FOKUS Video Art Festival’, Copenhagen, Denmark
Helmhaus, ‘Grösser als Zürich – Kunst in Aussersihl’, Zurich, Switzerland
KIASMA Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Thank You for the Music’, Helsinki, Finland
Isola Art Center, ‘A Doll’s House’, Milan, Italy
Seattle Art Museum, ‘Elles: Women Artists from the Centre Pompidou, Paris’, Seattle WA

2011
Glenda Cinquegrana: The Studio, ‘I’ll Be Your Mirror’, Milan, Italy
Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, ‘Through the looking Brain – A Swiss Collection of Conceptual
Photography’, St. Gall, Switzerland
Haus für Kunst Uri, ‘Viel Lärm um Alles – Barockes in der zeitgenossischen Kunst’, Aldorf, Switzerland
Julius Bär Art Collection, ‘PLAY, Ausgewählte Videoarbeiten der Julius Bär Kunstsammlung’, St. Moritz, Switzerland
Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, ‘Han Nefkens, 10 Years of Patronage’, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Kunst(Zeug)Haus, ‘Sammlung im Dialog. Vögele Kultur Zentrum trifft auf Kunst(Zeug)Haus’, Rapperswil, Switzerland
MMK Museum für Moderne Kunst, ‘MMK 1991 – 2011. 20 Years of Presence’, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Montehermoso Cultural Centre, Vitoria-Gasteiz, ‘Passwords. New Representation of Feminity’, Basque Country, Spain
Museum of Comtemporary Art Chicago, ‘Pandora’s Box: Joseph Cornell Unlocks the MCA Collection’, Chicago IL
Museum Tinguely, ‘Fetisch Auto. Ich fahre, also bin ich’, Basel, Switzerland
OK Offenes Kulturhaus Oberösterreich, ‘Höhenrausch 2 – Brücken im Himmel’, Linz, Austria
Villa Empain – Boghossian Foundation, ‘Of women’s modesty and anger’, Brussels, Belgium
Bündner Kunstmuseum Chur, ‘Platznot – Platzwechsel. Die Sammlung in Bewegung’, Chur, Switzerland
Haus für Kunst Uri, ‘Barockes in der zeitgenössischen Kunst’, Altdorf, Switzerland
Hara Museum of Contemprary Art, ‘Be Alive! – Selections from the Hara Museum Collection’, Tokyo, Japan
Biennale di Venezia, ‘ILLUMInations – 54th International Art Exhibition Biennale di Venezia’, Venice, Italy
Fruitmarket Gallery, ‘Narcissus Reflected’, Edinburgh, Scotland
Museum für Angewandte Kunst, ‘The Art of Pop Video’, Cologne, Germany
Kunstmuseum Bern, ‘München retour. Sammlungspräsentation zu Höhepunkten der Schweiz aus sieben Jahrhunderten’, Switzerland
Kunsthalle Wien, ‘Weltraum. Die Kunst und ein Traum / Space. About a Dream’, Vienna, Austria
K20 Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, ‘Move: Choreografing You’, Düsseldorf, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
Istanbul Museum of Modern Art, ‘Paradise Lost’, Istanbul, Turkey
Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, ‘Heroines’, Madrid, Spain
Haus der Kunst, ‘Move – Kunst und Tanz seit den 1960er Jahren’, Munich, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
LABoral Art and Industrial Creation Center, ‘Universo Video: Kinetic Histories’, Gijon, Spain
P.S.1 MoMA, ‘Modern Women: Single Channel’, Long Island City, NY
Zabludowicz Collection, Projectspace 176, ‘Testing Ground’, London
Fredericks & Freiser Gallery, ‘Images from a Floating World: 18th & 19th Century Japanese Erotic Prints and the Echo in Modern and Contemporary Art’, New York NY

2010
Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, ‘Hareng Saur: Ensor and Contemporary Art’, Ghent, Belgium
Oakville Galleries, ‘Un-home-ly’, Oakville, Canada
Theater Nestroyhof Hamakom, ‘Month of Photography: PR Public Relations – Parolen & Slogans’, Vienna, Austria
LABoral Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial, ‘Passages. Travels in Hyper-Space’, Gijon, Spain
Kunsthallen Brandts, ‘Short Notice – Stir Heart’, Odense, Denmark
Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, ‘The Earth is Blue Like an Orange’, Montreal, Canada
Anderson Gallery, ‘The Nameless Hour: Places of Reverie, Paths of Reflection’, Richmond VA
Medialab Enschede, ‘On the Edge’, Enschede, Netherlands
ZKM Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie, ‘Fast Forward 2. The Power of Motion – Media Art Sammlung Goetz’, Karlsruhe, Germany
Deichtorhallen, ‘Julia Stoschek Collection – I want to see how you see’, Hamburg, Germany
Wiels Center for Contemporary Art, ‘Do / Redo / Undo – 45 Years of Video Performance’, Brussels, Belgium
Luhring Augustine, ‘Twenty Five’, New York NY
National Museum of Modern Art, ‘My Favourites – Index of a Certain Collection: Selections from the MoMAK Collection’, Kyoto, Japan
Space*C Coreana Museum of Art, ‘Artists Body’, Seoul, Korea
ARKEN Museum of Modern Art, ‘Director’s Choice – Aspects of Collecting’, Ishoj, Denmark (Travelling Exhibition)
ARoS Aarhus Kunstmuseum, ‘I love you’, Aarhus, Denmark
The National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design, ‘Stir Heart: Women Who Move Art I’, Oslo, Norway
Guggenheim Museum, ‘Contemplating the Void: Interventions in the Guggenheim Museum’, New York NY
Sundance Film Festival, ‘New Frontier’, Park City UT
Hayward Gallery, ‘Move: Choreographing You’, London, England (Travelling Exhibition)
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, ‘The World Is Yours: Pipilotti Rist – Homo Sapiens Sapiens’ (cur. Anders Kold), Humlebaek, Denmark
Centre national des arts plastiques, ‘Diagonales: son, vibration et musique dans la collection du Centre national des arts plastiques’, Paris, France
Gavlak Gallery, ‘Think Pink’, Palm Beach FL
Museo de Arte del Banco de la Republica, ‘Habeas Corpus, que tengas un cuerpo para expone’, Bogota, Colombia
Museum Villa Rot, ‘Glanzlichter’, Burgrieden, Germany
Kunsthalle der Hypo-Kulturstiftung, ‘Das Kunstmuseum Bern zu Gast in München …Giacometti, Hodler, Klee… Höhepunkte der Schweiz aus sieben Jahrhunderten’, Munich, Germany
Espace Arlaud, ‘Des Seins À Dessein’, Lausanne, Switzerland
Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, ‘Next Generation’, St. Gallen, Switzerland
Heppen Transfer, ‘Polish Girls rule the World.
Pipilotti Rist
reinvented by
Ewelina Guzik and Kaya Kołodziejczyk’, Warsaw, Poland
The Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Collection: MOCA’s First Thirty Years’, Los Angeles CA

2009
P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, ’45 Years of Performance Video from EAI’, Long Island City NY
Museo Regionale di Messina, ‘Twenty-six Gasoline Stations Ed Altri Librari d’Artista – Una Collezione’, Messina, Italy
ZKM Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie, ‘Just what is it…’, Karlsruhe, Germany
Calix Gustav Gallery, ‘About Monitoring Art’, Miami FL
Richard E. Peeler Art Center, ‘[re]wind 4.0: Contemporary Video Art 2000-2009’, Greencastle IN
Centre Georges Pompidou, ‘elles@centrepompidou – artistes femmes dans les collections du Musée national d’art moderne’, Paris, France
Hamburger Bahnhof Museum für Gegenwart, ‘Die Kunst ist super!’, Berlin, Germany
Complesso Monumentale di San Michele a Ripa Grande, ‘Cella – Strukturen der Ausgrenzung und Disziplinierung’, Rome, Italy
P.S.1 MoMA Contemporary Art Center, ’100 Years’, New York NY
Essl Museum, ‘Aspekte des Sammelns / Aspects of Collecting’, Klosterneuburg, Austria (Travelling Exhibition)
Musée National des Beaux-Arts de Québec, ‘Emporte-moi / Sweep me off my feet’, Quebec, Canada
PERMM Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Videnie. Exhibition of Video Art’, Perm, Russia
Ydessa Hendeles Art Foundation, ‘Strait Jacket’, Toronto, Canada
MOCA The Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Collection: The First 30 Years’, Los Angeles CA
Orange County Museum of Art, ‘The Moving Image: Scan to Screen, Pixel to Projection’, Newport CA
Kanton Basel-Landschaft, Dreispitzhalle, ‘Ernte ’08. Kunstankäufe des Kantons Basel-Landschaft’, Basel, Switzerland
Kunsthalle Wilhelmshaven, ‘Unter Wasser/Über Wasser – Vom Aquarium zum Videobild’, Germany
Moderna Museet, ‘Play – Film and Video’ (cur. Camilla Carlberg), Stockholm, Sweden
MUAC, Ciudad de Mexico, Museo Universitario de Arte Contemporáneo, ‘Recursos incontrolables y otros desplazamientos naturales’ (cur. Oliver Debroise), Mexico City, Mexico
Museu de Arte Contemporañea, Museu de Serralves, ‘Todas las historias/All the Stories’, Porto, Portugal
Girls Club, ‘Under The Influence’, Fort Lauderdale FL
Mücsarnok Kunsthalle Budapest, ‘Mee Vida’ (cur. Augustin Pérez Rubio, Zsolt Petranyi), Budapest, Hungary
Neue Galerie Graz am Landesmuseum Johanneum, ‘Rewind / Fast forward, Videokunst aus der Sammlung der Neuen Galerie Graz von 1970 bis heute’ (cur. Günther Holler-Schuster), Graz, Austria
Städtische Galerie Karlsruhe, ‘Bildschön. Schönheitskult in der aktuellen Kunst’, Karlsruhe, Germany
Staatliches Museum Schwerin, ‘Digitale Gärten / Digital Garden’, Schwerin, Germany
OK Offenes Kulturhaus, ‘Höhenrausch. Kunst auf den Dächern City of Linz’, Linz, Austria
MMKA – Museum voor Moderne Kunst Arnhem, ‘Ophelia, Sehnsucht, Melancholy and longing for death’, Arnhem, Netherlands
Art Gallery of Alberta, ‘Leaving Olympia’, Edmonton, Canada
Dallas Museum of Art, ‘Private Universes’, Dallas TX
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, ‘The World Is Yours’, Humlebaek, Denmark
Schloss Esterhàzy, ‘Haydn Explosiv. Eine europäische Karriere am Fürstenhof der Esterházy Schloss Esterházy / Haydn Explosiv. A European career at the court of the Esterházy Princes’, Eisenstadt, Austria
Fort Asperen, ‘Retreat’, Beesd, Netherlands
Hayward Gallery, ‘Walking In My Mind’, London, England
Art Boom Festival, Krakow, Krakow, Poland
Mücsarnok Kunsthalle, ‘Blickmaschinen’ (cur. Eva Schmidt), Budapest, Hungary (Travelling Exhibition)
Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporaneo, ‘Blickmaschinen’ (cur. Eva Schmidt), Sevilla, Spain (Travelling Exhibition)
Mendel Art Gallery, ‘Hysteria and the Body’ (cur. Josée Drouin-Brisebois), Saskatchewan, Canada (Travelling Exhibition)

2008
The Center for Contemporary Art, ‘VideoZone-4, Repetition’ (cur. Boaz Arad) Tel Aviv, Israel
Museum für Gegenwartskunst Siegen, ‘Blickmaschinen’ (cur. Eva Schmidt), Siegen, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
GCCC – The Garage Center for Contemporary Culture, Public screen Mosenergo building (Moscow Electricity Company), ‘Moscow on the Move’, Moskow, Russia
Kunsthallen Brandts Klædefabrik, ‘Body Berserk’, Odense, Denmark
Musée Fabre, ‘La Vidéo. Un art, une histoire 1965-2007’ (cur. Christine van Assche), Montpellier, France
Julia Stoschek Collection, ‘Number two: Fragile’, Dusseldorf, Germany
Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal, ‘Sympathy for the Devil: Art et rock and
roll depuis 1967’ (cur. Dominic Molon), Montreal, Canada
Institute of Contemporary Art Newtown, ‘Biennale of Sydney. The Most Meaningful Art of our Time (What Goes Around Comes Around)’, Newtown, Australia
Hafriyat Karakoy, ‘Urban Jealousy – 1st International Roaming Biennial of Tehran’, Istanbul, Turkey
Kunsthaus Mürz, ‘Glanz und Verderben’, Mürzzuschlag, Austria
49th October Salon, ‘Artist-Citizien: Contextual artistic practices’ (cur. Bojana Pejic), Belgrade, Serbia
Art Gallery of Windsor, ‘Hysteria and the Body’ (cur. Josée Drouin-Brisebois), Windsor, Canada (Travelling Exhibition)
Robert McLaughlin Gallery, ‘Hysteria and the Body’ (cur. Josée Drouin-Brisebois), Oshawa, Canada (Travelling Exhibition)
Radialsystem, ‘Feminismus in Pop Musik Kunst Film Heute’, Berlin, Germany
WBC World Class Boxing Miami, ‘In Repose’, Miami FL
Telic Arts Exchange, ‘Gravity Art’, Los Angeles CA
Horticulture Society of New York / UBS Gallery, ‘Implant’, New York NY
Seoul Museum of Art, ‘Media_city Seoul Archive’, Seoul, Korea
Kunstmuseum Luzern, ‘Schweizer Videokunst der 70er und 80er Jahre. Eine Rekonstruktion’ (cur. Irene Schubiger / Johannes Gfeller), Lucerne, Switzerland
Palazzo Publico, Magazzini del Sale, ‘Wandering in Contemporary Video Art’, Siena, Italy
Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, ‘Ladies Only’ (cur. Konrad Bitterli), St. Gallen, Switzerland
Institut d’art contemporain, ‘Ambition d’art bis’, Villeurbanne, France
Fondazione Trussardi (Megascreen Piazza Duomo), ‘Tarantula’ (cur. Massimiliano Gioni), Milano, Italy
Museo Cantonale d’Arte & Museo d’Arte Moderna, ‘Enigma Helvetica’ (cur.
Marco Franciolli), Lugano, Switzerland
CCP – Centre for Contemporary Photography, ‘One of Us Cannot Be Wrong’ (cur. Karra Rees), Fitzroy, Australia
Art Centre Hå Gamle Prestegård, ‘On the edge’ (cur. Kari Brandtzaeg), Stavanger, Norway
Pinakothek der Moderne, ‘Female Trouble’ (cur. Inka Graeve Ingelmann), Munich, Germany
Hamburger Bahnhof – Museum für Gegenwart, ‘Cult of the artist: “I can’t just slice off an ear every day” Deconstructing the Myth of the Artist’, Berlin, Germany
Offenes Kulturhaus Linz, ‘Tiefenrausch. Museum der Unterwelt’ (cur. Brigitte Felderer), Linz, Austria
Castello di Rivoli, ‘A room on one’s own’ (cur. Marcella Beccaria), Turin, Italy
Museum Kunstpalast, ‘Zerbrechliche Schönheit. Glas im Blick der Kunst von Rubens bis Richter’ (cur. Beat Wismer u.a.), Dusseldorf, Germany
Kunsthaus Meran, ‘Vote for women’ (cur. Anne Schloen), Merano, Italy
TBA 21 Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary, ‘Other than Yourself – An Investigation between Inner and Outer Space’ (cur. Barbara Horvath), Vienna, Austria
MUCA – Museo Universitario de Ciencias y Arte, ‘Coppel Collection: ‘Implications of the Image’ (cur. Taiyana Pimentel), Mexico City, Mexico
La Fundación / Colección Jumex, ‘Schweiz über alles’ (cur. Michel
Blancsubé), Ecatepec, Edo. De México, Mexico
Centre Torrente Ballester, ‘I love you’, Ferrol, Spain
Kunstmuseum Luzern, ‘Blasted Allegories’, Lucerne, Switzerland
Centre for Finde Arts, ‘Paul Klee – Überall Theater’ (cur. Christine Hopfengart), Brussels, Belgium (Travelling Exhibition)

2007
Museum Gouda, ‘Gouda bij Kunstlicht/The Waste of Daylight’, Gouda, Netherlands
Kunstmuseum Bonn, ‘Gehen Bleiben’ (cur. Volker Adolphs), Bonn, Germany
Istanbul Museum of Modern Art, ‘Time present Time past – 20 years of the Instanbul Biennale’ (cur. David Elliott), Instanbul, Turkey
Centre PasquArt, ‘Surréalités’ (cur. Dolores Denaro), Biel, Switzerland
Zentrum Paul Klee, ‘Paul Klee – Überall Theater’ (cur. Christine Hopfengart), Berne, Switzerland (Travelling Exhibition)
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, ‘Upon an Ether Sea: Water and Ship Imagery from the MCA Collection’ (cur. Lynne Warren), Chicago IL
Châteaux de Nyon, ‘Les rêves du Châteaux’ (cur. Vincent Lieber), Nyon, Switzerland
Paula Cooper Gallery, ‘Group Still Life Show’ (cur. Dodie Kazanjian), New York NY
Guggenheim Museum, ‘The Shapes of Space’ (cur. Nancy Spector), New York NY
Stedelijk Museum, ‘Scenes and Traces – From the collection design, photography and video’ (cur. Maarten Bertheux), Amsterdam, Netherlands
Brooklyn Museum, ‘Global Feminism’ (cur. Linda Nochlin), New York NY
Kunstforum Wien, ‘Eros in der Kunst der Moderne’ (cur. Philippe Büttner), Vienna, Austria
Second Moscow Biennale 2007 (cur. Iara Boubnova), Moscow, Russia
Musée Art Contemporain, ‘Une question de génération’ (cur. Michel Ritter), Lyon, France
MACRO – Museo d´Arte Contemporanea, ‘Into Me / Out of me’ (cur. Klaus Biesenbach), Roma, Italy (Travelling Exhibition)

2006
MUDAM – Museé d’art Grand-Duc Jean, ‘Eldorado’ (cur. Marie-Claude Beaud, Clément Minighetti), Luxembourg, Luxembourg
PS1 Contemporary Art Center, ‘Into Me / Out of me’ (cur. Klaus Biesenbach), New York NY (Travelling Exhibition)
KW Institute for Contemporary Art, ‘Into Me / Out of me’ (cur. Klaus Biesenbach), Berlin, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
Kunsthaus Zürich, ‘The Expanded Eye’ (cur. Bice Curiger), Zurich, Switzerland
Sonambiente, ‘Festival für Hören und Sehen, with Gudrun Gut’ (cur. Georg Weckwerth), Berlin, Germany
Landesmuseum Zürich, ‘Preview – Streifzug durch die Schweiz im 20. Jahrhundert’ (cur. Christina Sonderegger), Zurich, Switzerland
Lousiana Museum of Modern Art, ‘Sip my Ocean’ (cur. Anders Kold), Humblebæck, Denmark
Bunkamura Museum of Art, ‘Der Berg in der Schweizer Kunst’ (cur. Beat Wismer), Tokyo, Japan (Travelling Exhibition)
Shimane Art Museum, ‘Der Berg in der Schweizer Kunst’ (cur. Beat Wismer), Shimane, Japan (Travelling Exhibition)
KUMU Art Museum of Estonia, SHIFTscale (cur. Mikko Hannula, Hanno Soans), Tallinn, Estonia
Neues Museum Weserburg Bremen, ‘Die 90er – Vom Künstlerbuch zur CD-ROM’ (cur. Anne Thurman-Jajes), Germany

2005
Casino Luxembourg – Forum d’art contemporain, ‘Joy’ (cur. Enrico Lunghi, Lara Bubnova), Luxembourg
Stichting De Appel, ‘The Gravity in Art’ (cur. Sara Carels), Amsterdam, Netherlands
Museum Bellerive, ‘Friedhof-Design’ (cur. Eva Afuhs), Zurich, Switzerland
Matsumoto City Museum of Art, ‘Der Berg in der Schweizer Kunst’ (cur. Beat Wismer), Matsumoto, Japan (Travelling Exhibition)
Bifrons Foundation, Art Cologne and Museum Ludwig, ‘Loud & Clear & TOO’ (cur. Ellen de Bruijne, Thora Johansen), Cologne, Germany
Palazzo delle Papesse Centro Arte Contemporanea, Guardami. ‘Percezioni del video’ (cur. Sergio Risaliti, Lorenzo Fusi), Siena, Italy
Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Truss Thrust: The Artifice of Space’ (cur. Cydney Payton), Denver TX
MOCA at The Geffen Contemporary, ‘Ecstasy: In and out of Altered States’ (cur. Paul Schimmel), Los Angeles CA
Vanabbe Museum, ‘EindhovenIstanbul’ (cur. Eva Meyer-Hermann et al.), Eindhoven, Netherlands
Barbican Centre, ‘Colour after Klein’ (cur. Jane Alison), London, England
ARoS Aarhus New Kunstmuseum, ‘Fairy Tales Forever’ (cur. Mona Jensen), Aarhus, Denmark
National Museum of Art, ‘Kiss the Frog! The Art of Transformation’ (cur. Kari Brandtzæg), Oslo, Norway
Weltausstellung Schweizer Pavillon, ‘Der Berg’ (cur. Juri Steiner, Pius Tschumi et al.), Aichi, Japan
Fotomuseum Winterthur, ‘Der Traum vom Ich, der Traum von der Welt’ (cur. Thomas Seelig), Winterthur, Switzerland
Fondation Beyeler, ‘Blumenmythos – van Gogh bis Jeff Koons’ (cur. Eva Lund, Philippe Boettner, Ulf Küster), Riehen, Switzerland
Astrup Fearnley Museum for Modern Art, ‘Yoko Ono – Horizontal Memories. Water Event 2005’ (cur. Grete Arbu, Hans-Ulrich Obrist), Oslo, Norway

2004
Genova Palazzo Ducale, ‘Arti & Architettura’ (cur. Germano Celant), Genoa, Italy
The Dakis Joannou Collection, ‘Monument to Now’ (cur. Jeffrey Deitch, Allison M. Gingeras, Massimiliano Gioni, Nancy Spector), Athens, Greece
Galleri Faurschou, ‘Making Visible’ (cur. Luise Faurschou), Copenhagen, Denmark
Centro Internazionale di Palazzo Te, ‘Bambini nel tempo’ (cur. Sergio Risaliti, Michaela Scolaro), Mantova, Italy
Städtische Kunsthalle Mannheim, ‘The New Kunsthalle III, real – materiell – virtuell’ (cur. Rolf Lauter), Mannheim, Germany
Serpentine Gallery, ‘State of Play’ (cur. Rochelle Steiner), London, England
Centraal Museum, ‘Fish Video’ (cur. Meta Knol), Utrecht, Netherlands
Platform Garantie Contemporary Art Center, ‘Lastwinterspringnevercame’ (cur. Vasif Kortun, November Paynter), Istanbul, Turkey
Contemporary Art Center Vilnius, ‘Swiss Videolobby’ (cur. Simon Lamunière, Kestutis Kuizinas), Vilnius, Lithuania
New Museum New York, ‘A Contemporary Anthology’ (cur. Ilene Kurtz, Caroline Bourgeois), New York NY
Fries Museum Leeuwarden, ‘Die Wohltat der Kunst. Postfeministische Positionen in der Sammlung Goetz’ (cur. Rainald Schuhmacher), Leeuwarden, Netherlands
21st Century Museum of Centemporary Art, ‘Opening Show’ (cur. Yuko Hasegawa, Fumihiko Sumitomo, Hiromi Ohoshi), Kanazawa, Japan
Hamburger Bahnhof, ‘Flick Collection’ (cur. Eugen Blume), Berlin, Germany
Lofoten International Art Festival, ‘Next Stop’ (cur. Annika Wiström), Lofoten, Iceland
The Art Museum of Reykjavik, ‘Loud & Clear’, Reykjavik, Iceland (Travelling Exhibition)
The Chinese European Art Center, ‘Loud & Clear’, Xiamen, China (Travelling Exhibition)

2003
Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam, ‘Loud & Clear’, Amsterdam, Netherlands (Travelling Exhibition)
Kulturhuset Stockholm, ‘Rhythm is a dancer’ (cur. Veronica Wiman, Alexandre Pollazzon), Stockholm, Sweden
10e Biennale de l’image en mouvement, ‘Swiss Art Video Lobby’ (cur. Simon Lamunière), Geneva, Switzerland
Viper Basel 2003, ‘Ready Made Custom Made’, Basel, Switzerland
Postbahnhof am Ostbahnhof, ‘... lautloses Irren, ways of worldmaking too … ‘ (cur. Harm Lux), Berlin, Germany
Steirischer Herbst, ‘Cadavre Exquis Videotruck’ (cur. Kurt Stadler), Graz, Austria
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, ‘Moving Pictures. Contemporary Photography and Video from the Guggenheim Museum Collections’ (cur. Lisa Dennison, Nancy Spector, Joan Young), Bilbao, Spain
The Douglas Hyde Gallery, ‘Spiritus’ (cur. Richard Julin, Magnus af Petersens), Dublin, Ireland
Kunstmuseum Bergen, ‘Just Love Me. Postfeministic Art of the Goetz Collection’ (cur. Rainald Schumacher), Bergen, Norway
Sprengelmuseum Hannover, ‘Nice and Easy’ (cur. Patricia Drück), Hanover, Germany
ZKM – Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie, ‘Fast – Forward. Media Art aus der Sammlung Goetz’ (cur. Rainald Schuhmacher), Karlsruhe, Germany
Screen, Swedish TV (cur. Pontus Kyander), Stockholm, Sweden
National Museum of Modern Art, ‘Brightness’ (cur. Francesca von Habsburg, Max Wigram), Dubrovnik, Croatia
The 5th Women’s Film Festival (cur. Eun-Sun Kwon), Seoul, Korea
Musée Int. de la Croix-Rouge, ‘Sang Dessus Dessous’, Geneva, Switzerland
Cheekwood Museum of Art, ‘Altered Spaces’ (cur. Terry Smith), Nashville TN
Museum für Gegenwartskunst Basel (cur. Philipp Kaiser), Basel, Switzerland
Galleria Civica di Arte Contemporanea Trento, ‘Kids Are Us’ (cur. Maurizio Sciaccaluga), Trento, Italy
Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, ‘Striptease’ (cur. Konrad Bitterli), St. Gallen, Switzerland
Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, ‘Extended Play’ (cur. Gregory Burke), New Plymouth, New Zealand
Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall / Riksutställningar, ‘Spiritus’ (cur. Richard Julin, Magnus af Petersens), Stockholm, Sweden

2002
Neues Kunstmuseum Luzern, Another World – ‘Zwölf Bettgeschichten’ (cur. Peter Fischer), Lucerne, Switzerland
Seattle Art Museum, ‘Contemporary Art Projet’ (cur. Lisa Corrin), Seattle WA
Guggenheim Museum, ‘Moving Pictures’ (cur. Nancy Spector), New York NY
ZKM – Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie, ‘Medienkunst im Dialog’ (cur. Barbara Könches), Karlsruhe, Germany
Sammlung Goetz, ‘The Benefit of Art, Feminist Positions from the Goetz Collection’ (cur. Rainald Schumacher & Matthias Winzen), Munich, Germany
P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, ‘Video Acts’ (cur. Klaus Biesenbach, Barbara London), New York NY
Paço das Artes, ‘On Intimacy’ (cur. Vitoria Daniela Bousso), Sao Paulo, Brazil
Museo de Arte Buenos Aires, ‘Media Skulptur’ (cur. Ursula Wittmer, Argentina
Shanghai Biennale, ‘Urban Creation’ (cur. Yuko Hasegawa), Shanghai, China
Gemeentemuseum Helmond, ‘Thin Skin’ (cur. B. Clausen, C. Kuoni), Helmond, Netherlands
Pinakothek der Moderne, ‘Raum-Bilder’ (cur. Bernhard Schwenk), Munich, Germany
Luhring Augustine, New York NY
Kunsthaus Zürich, ‘Public Affairs’ (cur. Bice Curiger), Zurich, Switzerland
MoMA Museum of Modern Art, ‘Tempo’ (cur. Paulo Herkenhoff, Nancy Spector), New York NY
Sammlung Hauser & Wirth, ‘The House Of Fiction’ (cur. Michaela Unterdörfer), St. Gallen, Switzerland
Fundacion la Caixa, ‘Friccions’ (cur. Neus Miro), Girona, Spain
Fondation Beyeler, ‘Claude Monet und die Abstraktion’ (cur. Markus Brüderlin), Basel, Switzerland
Museum of Contemporary Art Taipei, ‘Through Women’s Eyes’ (cur. Mei-Lin Liu), Teipei, Taiwan
Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, ‘Manor Kunstpreis’ (cur. Konrad Bitterli), St. Gallen, Switzerland
Hauser & Wirth Zürich, ’10 Jahre Galerie Hauser & Wirth’, Zurich, Switzerland
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, ‘Outer and Inner Space’ (cur. John Ravenal), Richmond VA

2001
The Museum of Modern Art, ‘Collaborations with Parkett 1984 to Now’, New York NY
Institut d’art centemporain, ‘Les Subsistances, Sculpture contemporaine’, Lyon, France
Galleria Civica di Arte Contemporanea Trento, ‘Necessity of relationship’ (cur. Fabio Cavallucci), Trento, Italy
TN Probe Gallery, ‘Rumor City’ (cur. Hans Ulrich Obrist), Tokyo, Japan
MAMCO – Musée d’art moderne et contemporain, ’9e Biennale de l’image en mouvement’ (cur. Françoise Ninghetto), Geneve, Switzerland
Castello di Rivoli, ‘Form Follows Fiction’ (cur. Jeffrey Deitch), Turin, Italy
KIASMA Museum for Contemporary Art, ‘ARS 01’ (cur. Maaretta Jaukkuri), Helsinki, Finland
Borusan Artis and Culture Center, ‘Metropolis Now’ (cur. Elga Wimmer), Istanbul, Turkey
Helmhaus Zürich, ‘Aus der Sammlung Bank Julius Bär’ (cur. Christian Zingg), Zurich, Switzerland
Lunds Konsthall, ‘Sur Face’ (cur. Pontus Kyander), Lund, Sweden
Kunsthalle Wien, Televisions – ‘Kunst sieht fern’ (cur. Joshua Decter), Vienna, Austria
Palazzo delle Papesse, Centro d’Arte Contemporanea, ‘The Gift. Generous Hofferings, Threatening Hospitality’ (cur. Sergio Risaliti), Siena, Italy
Neues Museum Weserburg Bremen, ‘Ohne Zögern – Without Hesitation’ (cur. Peter Friese), Bremen, Germany
Museum Boijmans van Beunigen, ‘Jheronimus Bosch’ (cur. Chris Dercon), Rotterdam, Netherlands
Casino Luxembourg, Forum d’Art Contemporain, ‘Confidences’ (cur. Enrico Lunghi, Christine Valenti), Luxembourg
Pacifico Yokohama, ‘Yokohama 2001: International Triennale of Contemporary Art’ (cur. Shinji Kohmoto), Japan
Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Art / Music: Rock, Pop, Punk, Techno’ (cur. Sue Cramer), Sydney, Australia
LA MOCA – Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘A Room Of Their Own: from Arbus to Gober’, Los Angeles CA

2000
Kunsthaus Zürich, ‘Dada Revival(s)’ (cur. Bernhard Fibicher), Zurich, Switzerland
Contemporarymuseum, ‘Snapshot’ (cur. Gary Sangster), Baltimore MD
Helmhaus Zürich, ‘Aus der Sammlung der Stadt Zürich’ (cur. Peter Fischli), Christoph Schenker, Switzerland
MoMA Museum of Modern Art, ‘Open Ends’ (cur. Barbara London), New York NY
National Gallery, ‘Onufri 2000’ (cur. Edi Muka, Gezim Qendro), Tirana, Albania
Landesmuseum Joanneum, ‘Video as Female Terrain’ (cur. Stella Rollig), Graz, Austria
P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, ‘Warm Up 2000, Volume: Bed of Sound’, New York NY
Media_city 2000, ‘City vision: Electronic Billboard Project’ (cur. Hans-Ulrich Obrist), Seoul, Korea
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, ‘Vision And Reality’ (cur. Kjeld Kjelsen), Humlebæk, Denmark
Location One, ‘LIFE After the Squirrel’ (cur. Harm Lux,) New York NY
Sammlung Hauser & Wirth, ‘The Oldest Possible Memory’ (cur. Eva Meyer-Hermann), St. Gallen, Switzerland
Kunstverein München, ‘Die verletzte Diva. Hysterie, Körper, Technik in der Kunst des 20. Jahrhunderts’ (cur. Silvia Eiblmayr, Dirk Snauwaert, Ulrich Wilmes, Matthias Winzen), Munich, Germany
The Saint Louis Art Museum, ‘Wonderland’ (cur. Rochelle Steiner), Saint-Louis MO
12th Biennale of Sydney, ‘Agents of Change’ (cur. Harald Szeemann, Fumio Nanjo, Louise Neri, Hett Perkins, ‘Nicholas Serota, Robert Storr, Nick Waterloo), Sydney, Australia
Landesgartenschau Singen, ‘mit Grill 5: Käthe Walser, Annemarie Bucher, Eva Keller, Caroline Schmidt’ (cur. Jean-Christophe Ammann), Singen, Germany
Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, ‘Exorcism / Aesthetic / Terrorism’ (cur. Karel Schampers), Rotterdam, Netherlands
Los Angeles County Museum, ‘New Sitings’ (cur. Jill Kryowski), Los Angeles CA
Kunsthaus Zürich, ‘Hypermental’ (cur. Bice Curiger), Zurich, Switzerland
Museum für Moderne Kunst, ‘Zeitwenden-Rückblick und Ausblick’ (cur. Jan Hoet), Vienna, Austria
EV+A , ‘Friends & Neighbours’ (cur. Rosa Martinez), Limerick, Ireland
Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, ‘Over the Edges’ (cur. Jan Hoet), Ghent, Belgium

1999
Ludwig Muzeum Budapest, ‘Contemporary Swiss Art’ (cur. Hegyi Dora), Hungary
Centraal Museum, ‘Opening of the new museum’ (cur. Sjarel Ex & Marja Bosma), Utrecht, Netherlands
Neue Nationalgalerie, ‘Das XX. Jahrhundert. Ein Jahrhundert Kunst in Deutschland’ (cur. Peter Schuster), Berlin, Germany
Palazzo delle Papesse, ‘Le Repubbliche dell’Arte. Schweiz. Suisse. Svizzera. Svizra’ (cur. Sergio Risaliti), Siena, Italy
La Biennale di Venezia, ‘dAPERTutto’ (cur. Harald Szeemann), Venice, Italy
Trinitäts-Kirche, ‘Macht und Fürsorge. Komm iss was. Das Bild der Mutter in der zeitgenössischen Kunst’ (cur. Matthias Winzen / Siemens Kulturprogramm), Cologne, Germany
Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, ‘Opening of the new museum’ (cur. Jan Hoet), Ghent, Belgium
ZKM – Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie, ‘Video Cult/ures’ (cur. Ursula Frohne & Konstanze Thümmel), Karlsruhe, Germany
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, ‘Beauty Now: Evolving Esthetics and Contemporary Art’ (cur. Neal Benezra), Washington DC
6th International Istanbul Biennial, ‘The Passion and the Waves’ (cur. Paolo Colombo), Turkey
Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, ‘Endgames. Essays zur Kunst der Jahrhundertpassagen’, Switzerland
6th Caribbean Biennial, ‘Blown Away’ (cur. Maurizio Cattelan, Jens Hoffmann), St.Kitts WI
Metropolitan Museum of Modern Art, ‘Vision of the Body in Fashion’ (cur. Shinji Kohmoto), Tokyo, Japan
SITE Santa Fe Biennial, ‘Looking for a Place’ (cur. Rosa Martinez), Santa Fe NM
National Museum for Foreign Art, ‘Locally interested’ (cur. Nedko Solakov), Sofia, Bulgaria

1998
Museum Jean Tinguely, ‘Sammlung Theo und Elsa Hotz’, Basel, Switzerland
Ydessa Hendeles Art Foundation, ‘Realities’, Toronto, Canada
Centre Culturel Suisse, ‘Dogdays are over’ (cur. Nicolas Trembley, Béatrice Micheli), Paris, France
Philadelphia Museum of Art, Trance (cur. Kathleen Forde), Philadelphia PA
Palazzo delle Esposizioni, ‘La coscienza luccicante. Arte nell’età elettronica’ (cur. Paola Sega Serra, Maria Grazia Tolomeo), Rome, Italy
Akademie der Künste, ‘Nonchalance Revisited. Junge Schweizer Kunst’ (cur. Christoph Doswald), Berlin, Germany
Sun Gok Museum, ‘Swiss Contemporary Art’ (cur. Hedy Graber), Seoul, Korea
Wacoal – Spiral Art Center, ‘Shoot at the Chaos’ (cur. Shimizu Toshio), Tokyo, Japan
Kunsthaus Bregenz, ‘Lifestyle’ (cur. Rudolf Sagmeister), Bregenz, Austria
Museum für Moderne Kunst, ‘Szenenwechsel’ (cur. Jean-Christophe Ammann), Frankfurt, Germany
Art Gallery of New South Wales, ‘Strange Days’ (cur. Wayne Tunnicliffe), Sydney, Australia
Guggenheim Museum Soho, ‘Hugo Boss Prize’ (cur. Nancy Spector), New York NY
Berlin Biennale (cur. Nancy Spector, Klaus Biesenbach’, Hans-Ulrich Obrist), Germany
Kunsthaus Zürich, ‘Freie Sicht aufs Mittelmeer. Junge Schweizer Kunst mit Gästen und Gastmahl’ (cur. Bice Curiger, Juri Steiner), Zurich, Switzerland
ARKIPELAG – Stockholm European Capital of Culture, ‘Seehistorisches Museum Stockholm’ (cur. Bice Curiger), Sweden

1997
5th International Istanbul Biennale, ‘On Life, Beauty, Translations and other Difficulties’ (cur. Rosa Martinez), Istanbul, Turkey
MuuTen Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Screen, surface & narrative space’ (cur. Eija-Liisa Ahtila), Helsinki, Finland
__, ‘Do-it 1997-2001’, Touring exhibition devised and curated by Hans-Ulrich Obrist, organized by Independent Curators Incorporated (ICI) New York NY
Museum für Gegenwartskunst Basel, ‘Check-in!’ (cur. Theodora Vischer), Switzerland
Kunsthalle Nürnberg, ‘Time out’ (cur. Stephan Schmidt-Wulffen), Nuremberg, Germany
Kwangju Biennale, ‘Unmapping the Earth’ (cur. Harald Szeemann), Korea
PS1, ‘Open October’ (cur. Martin Fritz, Alanna Heiss), New York NY
4e Biennale de Lyon, ‘L’autre’ (cur. Harald Szeemann), Lyon, France
Videoforum Art Basel (cur. Käthe Walser, Eva Keller), Switzerland
Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, ‘Unbeschreiblich weiblich. Bilder von Frauen und Frauenbilder von 1800 bis heute’ (cur. Konrad Bitterli), Switzerland
La Biennale di Venezia, ‘Future Present Past, Aperto’ (cur. Vicente Todoli, Giorgio Verzotti, Nancy Spector, Germano Celant), Venice, Italy
Guggenheim Museum Soho, ‘Rooms with a View: Environments for Video’ (cur. John G. Hanhardt, Nancy Spector), New York NY
Moderna Galerija Ljublijana, ‘Epicenter Ljublijana’ (cur. Harald Szeemann), Ljublijana, Slovenia
Kunsthalle Nürnberg, ‘Some Kind of Heaven / Ein Stück vom Himmel’ (cur. Eva Meyer-Hermann, Sadie Coles), Nuremberg, Germany

1996
Galerie Franck & Schulte, ‘European Art Forum’, Berlin, Germany
Kunsthaus Zürich, ‘Zwischen Hodler und Nelkenmaler’, Zurich, Switzerland
Statens Museum for Kunst, ‘Electronic Undercurrents’ (cur. Marianne Øckenholt), Copenhagen, Denmark
MACBA – Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona, ‘Mirades’ (cur. Maria Antonia Perello), Barcelona, Spain
Neues Museum Weimar, ‘Nach Weimar’ (cur. Klaus Biesenbach, Niklaus Schafhausen), Weimar, Germany
Museum für Gegenwartskunst, ‘fremdKörper’ (cur. Theodora Vischer), Basel, Switzerland
Louisiana Museum for Modern Art, ‘NowHere / Get Lost’ (cur. Anneli Fuchs, Lars Grambye), Humlebæck, Denmark
Kunsthaus Zürich, ‘Erotika, Kabinettstücke, Kammerkunst & Ko.’ (cur. Bernhard Fibicher), Zurich, Switzerland
Museum für Angewandte Kunst, ‘mässig und gefrässig’ (cur. Annemarie Hürlimann, Alexandra Reininghaus), Vienna, Austria
Stampa, ‘Drei Räume / Rist – Finlay – Trockel’, Basel, Switzerland
Museum für Gestaltung, ‘Ich und Du’ (cur. Cecilia Hausheer, Erika Keil), Zurich, Switzerland
Kunstraum Wien, ‘Wunderbar’ (cur. Stephan Schmidt-Wulffen), Vienna, Austria

1995
Fields Zurich, ‘A Night at the Show’ (cur. Harm Lux), Zurich, Switzerland
Centre Georges Pompidou, ‘Femininmasculin – Le sexe de l’art, X/Y’ (cur. Christine Van Assche, Nicolas Trembley, Stéphanie Moisdon), Paris, France
Stedelijk Museum, ‘Wild Walls’ (cur. Leontine Coelewij, Matrijn Nieuwenhuyzen), Amsterdam, Netherlands
Landesmuseum Innsbruck, ‘How is everything’ (cur. Aurelia Jurtschitsch), Vienna, Austria (Travelling Exhibition)
Wiener Secession, ‘How is everything’ (cur. Aurelia Jurtschitsch), Vienna, Austria (Travelling Exhibition)
Dominikanerkloster, ‘Himmel und Erde. Frauen in Gewaltverhältnissen’ (cur. Cornelia Rohloff), Frankfurt a. M., Germany
Cairo University, ‘Video Visions Cairo’ (cur. Ursula Rindlisbacher), Cairo, Egypt
Oratorio di San Rocco, ‘Body Smart’ (cur. Annamaria Sandonà), Padua, Italy
Nicolaj Contemporary Art Centre, ‘I confess’ (cur. Sanne Kofod), Copenhagen, Denmark
Kunsthaus Zürich, ‘Zeichen & Wunder’(cur. Bice Curiger), Zurich, Switzerland
Hong Kong Museum of Art, ‘Beyond Switzerland’ (cur. Katia Baltera Cravetti), Hong Kong, China

1994
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, ‘Use Your Allusion: Recent Video Art’ (cur. Dominic Molon), Chicago IL
Galerie Eigen+Art, ‘private mix’ (cur. Olaf Nicolai, Frank Erkart), Berlin, Germany
Steirischer Herbst ’94, ’100 Umkleidekabinen. Ein ambulantes Kunstprojekt’ (cur. Paolo Bianchi, Martin Janda), Graz, Austria
Norrköpings Konstmuseum, ‘Dialog met det andet / Dialogue with the other’ (cur. Lene Burkard), Sweden (Travelling Exhibition)
Kunsthallen Brandts Klaedefabrik, ‘Dialog met det andet / Dialogue with the other’ (cur. Lene Burkard), Odense, Denmark (Travelling Exhibition)
Elisabethenkirche, ‘Tabu Aids und Liebe’ (cur. Fabian Walter / Aidshilfe Basel), Basel, Switzerland
Galerie im Taxispalais, ‘Galerie Walcheturm, Zürich’ (cur. Eva Presenhuber), Innsbruck, Austria
Kunstverein München, ‘Oh Boy, it’s a Girl! Feminismen in der Kunst’ (cur. Astrid Wege, Hedwig Saxenhuber), Munich, Germany
Fondazione Querini Venice, ‘Lokalzeit – Wiener Material im Spiegel des Unbehagens’ (cur. Peter Weibel), Venice, Italy
Helmhaus, ‘hauttief’ (cur. Marie–Louise Lienhard, Annelise Zwez et al.), Zurich, Switzerland
Kunsthalle Fribourg, ‘Pro-Creation?’ (cur. Michel Ritter), Fribourg, Switzerland
Kunsthalle Basel, ‘Weltmoral’ (cur. Thomas Kellein), Switzerland
Villa di Giò Marconi, ‘Domestic Violence’ (cur. Alison Jacques), Milano, Italy
Trevi Flash Art Museum, ‘No Audience 0.01’ (cur. Helena Kontova), Trevi, Italy
Salzburger Kunstverein, ‘Suture – Phantasmen der Vollkommenheit’ (cur. Silvia Eibelmayr), Salzburg, Austria
Kunsthaus Langenthal, ‘Video-Installationen – Szene Schweiz’ (cur. Ursula Widmer), Switzerland

1993
Museet for Samtidskunst – The National Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Transitt’. New Art from Switzerland’ (cur. Jan Brockmann), Oslo, Norway
Städtische Galerie Villingen-Schwenningen, ‘Schirm-Herrschaft Video Kunst’ (cur. René Hirner, Wendelin Renn, Herbert Wentscher), Villingen-Schwenningen, Germany
La Biennale di Venezia, ‘Aperto’ (cur. Helena Kontova), Venice, Italy
Centre d’Art Contemporain, ‘Hellbound’ (cur. Stefano Jermini), Martigny, Switzerland
Temporäre Kunsthalle München, ‘Nomad’ (cur. Josef Filipp), Munich, Germany
Galerie Akinci, ‘Het Depot’ (cur. Leylà Akinci), Amsterdam, Netherlands
Kunsthaus Glarus, ‘A la recherche du temps présent’ (cur. Esther Maria Jungo), Glarus, Switzerland
Shedhalle, ‘CHANGING I dense cities’ (cur. Harm Lux), Zurich, Switzerland

1992
Shedhalle (cur. Harm Lux), Zurich, Switzerland
Kunsthalle Basel, ‘Projekt Schweiz’ (cur. Eva Keller, Thomas Kellein), Basel, Switzerland
Leonardi V-idea, ‘Frammenti Intervalli Interfacce’ (cur. Viana Conti), Genova, Italy
Kunsthaus Oerlikon, ‘Überlebenskunst’ (cur. A. Niderhauser, W. Wottreng), Zurich, Switzerland
Kunsthalle Fribourg, ‘Une séléction de MIT HERTZ’ (cur. Michel Ritter, YACH), Fribourg, Switzerland
Kunstmuseum Solothurn, ‘StipendiatInnen 91’, Solothurn, Switzerland
Kunsthalle Palazzo, ‘Simone Berger, Pipilotti Rist, Francis Traunig’ (cur. Hedy Graber), Liestal, Switzerland
Galerie Walcheturm (cur. Eva Presenhuber), Zurich, Switzerland
Centro Video Arte, ‘The Metapher of Light / Poliset’ (cur. Lola Bonora), Ferrara, Italy

1991
Internationales Videoartfestival Locarno (cur. Robert A. Fischer), Switzerland / Cannobio, Italy
Kulturzentrum Kammgarn, ‘MIT HERTZ’ (cur. YACH), Schaffhausen, Switzerland
Chamer Räume Kunst an Ort (cur. Peter Bläuer), Cham, Switzerland

1989
Viper 89, with Muda Mathis, Lucerne, Switzerland
Theaterhaus Gessnerallee, ‘with Muda Mathis’, Zurich, Switzerland
Basel, ‘We can’t Art Bar, with Lorenz Hersberger’ (cur. Baschi Baumberger), Switzerland
Kunsthalle Basel, ‘Basler Künstlerinnen und Künstler’, Basel, Switzerland
Kunsthalle St. Gallen, ‘Muda Mathis Pipilotti Rist und Les Raines Prochaines’, St. Gallen, Switzerland

1988
Sevelen Rheinzeichen, Sevelen, Switzerland
Kunsthalle St.Gallen, ‘UMBRUCH 1978-88’ (cur. Josef Felix Müller), Switzerland
Muba Basel, ‘Junge Schweizer Kunst’, with Muda Mathis’, Switzerland

Awards and Grants

2013
Zürcher Festspiele 2013 Zürcher Festspielpreis, Zurich, Switzerland

2012
Bazaar Art 2012 International Artist of the Year, Hong Kong, China

2011
Best architects 11 Award (for ‘Stadtlounge’, St. Gallen, Carlos Martinez Architekten & Pipilotti Rist), Dusseldorf, Germany

2010
Miami International Film Festival, Cutting the Edge Award, Miami FL (for ‘Pepperminta’)

2009
Best Exhibition of Digital, Video, or Film (for ‘Pour Your Body Out (7354 Cubic Meters)’ at MoMA, New York), 26th annual award, The International Association of Art Critics (AICA), New York NY
President of the Jury’s Extraordinary Award, 6th Seville European Film Festival, Spain (for ‘Pepperminta’)
Joan Miró Prize, Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona, Spain

2008
Internationaler City-People-Light-Award, (for illumination project in St. Gallen / with Carlos Martinez), Philips, Switzerland

2007
St.Galler Kulturpreis der St.Gallischen Kulturstiftung, St. Gallen, Switzerland

2006
Guggenheim Museums Young Collector’s Council Annual Artist’s Ball honouring Pipilotti Rist, New York NY

2003
Honour professor title by Universität der Künste UdK, Berlin, Germany

2001
Zürcher Kunstpreis, Stadt Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland

1999
Wolfgang Hahn Preis, Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany

1997
Kwangju Biennale Award (for ‘Sip’), Korea
Renta Preis der Kunsthalle Nürnberg (for ’My boy’), Nuremburg, Germany
Premio ‘2000’ della Biennale di Venezia (for ‘Ever’), Venice, Italy

1994
Manor-Kunstpreis, St. Gallen, Switzerland
Video-Kunstpreis des Schweizerischen Bankvereins
Prix d’art contemporain de la Banque Cantonale Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland

1993
Förderungspreis der Jubiläumstiftung der SBG, Switzerland
Eidgenössisches Kunststipendium, Switzerland

1992
Zürcher Filmpreis (for ‘Pickelporno’), Zurich, Switzerland

1991
Eidgenössisches Kunststipendium, Switzerland

1989
VIPER Lucerne (for ‘Tempodrosslerin’), Lucerne, Switzerland

1988
Feminale Cologne (for ‘Japsen’), Cologne, Germany

1987
Film- und Videotage Basel (for ‘Girl’), Basel, Switzerla

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