Rita Ackermann

Born in Budapest, Hungary, 1968

The New York Studio School of Painting, Drawing and Sculpture (Hanes Foundation), New York NY, 1992 – 1993
Academy of Fine Arts, Budapest, Hungary, 1989 – 1992

Lives and works in New York NY

Solo Exhibitions

2016
Hauser & Wirth, ‘KLINE RAPE’, New York NY
Malmö Konsthall, ‘The Aesthetic of Disappearance’, Malmö, Sweden
Soccer Club Club, ‘JEZEBELS’, Chicago IL
FARAGO, ‘JEZEBELS’, Los Angeles CA

2015
Hauser & Wirth, ‘Chalkboard Paintings’, Zurich, Switzerland

2014
Sammlung Friedrichshof, ‘Meditation on Violence-Hair Wash’, Burgenland, Austria
Sammlung Friedrichshof Stadtraum, ‘Meditation on Violence-Hair Wash’, Vienna, Austria

2013
Hauser & Wirth, ‘Negative Muscle’, New York NY

2012
Hauser & Wirth, ‘Fire by Days’, London, United Kingdom
Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Rita Ackermann’, Miami FL
The Journal Gallery, ‘Rita Ackermann: Fire by Days’, New York NY

2011
Ludwig Museum, ‘Bakos’, Budapest, Hungary
The Journal Gallery, ‘WARFILMS’, New York NY

2010
Swiss Institute, ‘Rita Ackermann and Harmony Korine: Shadow Fux’, New York NY
Rebecca Camhi Gallery, ‘CRASH / STOP’, Athens, Greece
Le Confort Moderne, ‘Last Exit to Poitiers’, Poitiers, France

2009
Galerie Peter Kilchmann, ‘Marfa / Crash’, Zurich, Switzerland (travelling exhibition)
The Chinati Foundation, ‘Marfa / Crash’, Marfa TX (travelling exhibition)

2008
Andrea Rosen Gallery, ‘Don’t Give Me Salad (Nurses)’, New York NY

2007
Hotel, ‘Gentlemen, I Need Air’, London, England

2006
Galerie Peter Kilchmann, ‘Court Toujours’, Zurich, Switzerland

2005
Andrea Rosen Gallery, ‘Collage 1993 – 2005’, New York NY
Bonner Kunstverein, ‘Jump On Me’, Bonn, Germany

2003
Andrea Rosen Gallery, ‘Listen to the Fool’s Reproach’, New York NY
Galerie Peter Kilchmann, ‘Mémoires d’une jeune fille rangée’, Zurich, Switzerland
Almine Rech Gallery, ‘Ördögök’, Paris, France

2002
Museum Het Domein, ‘Snowfall in August’, Sittard, Netherlands

2001
The Deep Gallery, ‘Style Show for the Levitation of the Strong American Woman’, Paris, France
Galerie Peter Kilchmann, ‘the only way to get to my vagina is through Jesus!’, Zurich, Switzerland

2000
Annet Gelink Gallery, ‘Lost and Found Notes’, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Galerie Krobath Wimmer, ‘God’s Little Helpers’, Vienna, Austria
Andrea Rosen Gallery, ‘Corvette’, New York NY

1999
Parco Gallery, ‘Revelation’, Tokyo, Japan
Swiss Institute, ‘Rita Ackermann’, New York NY

1998
Rebecca Camhi Gallery, ‘Rita Ackermann’, Athens, Greece
Bartok 32 Galeria, ‘Just Do Whatever You Want’, Budapest, Hungary
Andrea Rosen Gallery, ‘Songs of Sirens’, New York NY

1997
Galerie Peter Kilchmann, ‘The Good, The Bad, and The Evil’, Zurich, Switzerland

1996
Andrea Rosen Gallery, ‘If Anyone Hurts My Brother I’ll Kill That…’, New York NY

1995
Galerie Peter Kilchmann, ‘The Birth of Tragedy’, Zurich, Switzerland
Interim Art, ‘out of the blue into the black’, London, England
Rebecca Camhi Gallery, ‘It Doesn’t Matter if You Love Me or Not… I’ll Be Always There For You…’, Athens, Greece

1994
Andrea Rosen Gallery, ‘After Dinner I’m Gonna Shoot You But Before I’ll Take a Shower’, New York NY

Group Exhibitions

2016
Karma at Galerie Patrick Seguin, ‘Olympia’, Paris, France
Karma, ‘Before Sunset’, Amagansett NY
The Journal Gallery, ‘The Great Figure Two’, Brooklyn NY
Fortnight Institute, ‘Summer Reading’, New York NY
Romeo Gallery, ‘Inaugural Exhibition’, New York NY
Murray Guy, ‘Lost For Words’, New York NY

2015
Mier Gallery, ‘Present Conditional,’ Los Angeles CA
SCHUNCK*, ‘Visual Vinyl’, Heerlen, The Netherlands
Beaux-arts de Paris, ‘Transmissions: re-creation, repetition’, Paris, France
International Print Center, ‘True monotypes’, New York NY
Hannah Hoffman Gallery, ‘IMAGE SEARCH: Francis Picabia, Sigmar Polke, Jörg Immendorff, Albert Oehlen, John Stezaker, Rita Ackermann / Harmony Korine, Michael Williams, Raphaela Simon; selected by Parinaz Mogadassi’, Los Angeles CA
Fundació Gaspar Group, ‘ART STRIKES BACK’, Barcelona, Spain
Synchrotron Radiation Center, ‘Condensed Matter Community’, Stoughton WI

2014
Hauser & Wirth New York, 69th St, ‘Freezerburn’ Organised by Rita Ackermann’
Art Basel, ‘Art Unlimited’, Basel, Switzerland
MANA Contemporary, ‘All the Best Artists Are My Friends’, New York NY
Home Alone 2 Gallery, ‘Angelblood Retrospective’, New York NY
Lori Bookstein Fine Art, ‘Speaking Through Paint: Hans Hofmann’s Legacy Today’, New York NY

2013
The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Extreme Drawing: Ballpoint Pen Drawing Since 1950’, Ridgefield CT
Acquavella Galleries. ‘White Collar Crimes’, New York NY
Heimatmuseum Grimmen, ‘INSELKÜNSTLERinnen AN LAND’, Grimmen, Germany
Industry City, ‘Come Together: Surviving Sandy’, Brooklyn NY
MOCA Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami, ‘Pivot Points: 15 Years and Counting’, North Miami, FL
LAND (Los Angeles Nomadic Division) at Farmers and Merchants Bank, ‘Painting in Place’, Los Angeles CA
ReMAP 4, ‘Brutally Morbid Axe of Satan’, Athens, Greece
White Columns, ‘The Cat Show’, New York NY

2012
Franklin Parrasch Gallery, ‘Rita Ackermann + Philip Guston’, New York NY
Luhring Augustine, ‘Mix / Remix’, New York NY
Anton Kern Gallery, ‘it’s always sunny on the inside’, New York NY
Venus Over Manhattan, ‘Bulletin Boards’, New York NY
Marianne Boesky Gallery, ‘Estate: a project by Lucie Fontaine’, New York NY
Werke aus der Sammlung Reydan Weiss, ‘überall und nigends’, Oberstdorf, Germany

2011
Le Magasin, ‘Tableaux’, Grenoble, France
New Museum, ‘Flash Light / Festival of Ideas’, New York NY
West Street Gallery, ‘Blue Mango Moqueca’ New York NY
Museum of Modern Art, ‘Looking at Music: 3.0’, New York NY

2010
New Jersey Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Inaugural Exhibition’, New York NY
Rachel Uffner Gallery, ‘You Were There’, New York NY
Kunsthalle Wien, ‘Street and Studio’, Vienna, Austria
Franklin Parrasch Gallery, ‘Visual Sympathy for Modernism’, New York NY
Zabludowicz Art Projects, ‘Library of Babel / In and Out of Place’, London, England
The Brucennial 2010: Miseducation, New York NY

2009
OHWOW, ‘It Ain’t Fair’, Miami FL
Galerie Meyer Kainer, ‘Rita Ackermann and John Stezaker’, Vienna, Austria
Lehmann Maupin Gallery, ‘The Glamour Project’, New York NY

2008
The Station, Miami FL
The Journal Gallery, ‘Peanut Gallery’, New York NY
Asia Song Society, ‘I WANT A LITTLE SUGAR IN MY BOWL’, New York NY
Le Magasin, ‘Love the Horizon’, Grenoble, France
James Fuentes LLC, ‘Self-Portraits 1966–2008’, New York NY
Hessel Museum of Art, Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, ‘Second Thoughts’,
Annandale-on-Hudson NY
Whitney Museum of American Art, ‘Whitney Biennial’, New York NY

2007
Gagosian Gallery, ‘Fit to Print’, New York NY
Radio Bologna, ‘Radio Danièle’, Bologna, Italy
Hessel Museum of Art, Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, ‘Exhibitionism: An Exhibition of Exhibitions of Works from the Marieluise Hessel Collection’, Annandale-on-Hudson NY
Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Sympathy for the Devil: Art and Rock and Roll Since 1967’, Chicago IL
Peres Projects, ‘Beyond Zero’, Athens, Greece
Mireille Mosler, Ltd., ‘Tease’, New York NY
Zentrum fur Kunst und Medientechnologie, ‘Between Two Deaths’, Karlsruhe, Germany
Roberts & Tilton, ‘Other Scenes’, Los Angeles CA

2006
Institut Valencia d’Art Modern, ‘VAC colección valencia arte Contemporáneo’, Valencia, Spain
Stephen Haller Gallery, ‘Woman on Paper’, New York NY
Haswelldiger & Co. Gallery, ‘Flash Records’, New York NY
Kling & Bang Gallery, ‘Hrafnhildur Arnadottir & New York Artists’, Reykjavik, Iceland
Photography Museum, ‘The Kate Moss Show’, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Momenta Art, ‘The Inhumane Society’, Brooklyn NY
Sculpture Center, ‘Denial is a River’, New York NY
Barbara Gladstone Gallery, ‘Dereconstruction’, New York NY
Schirn Kunsthalle, ‘Jugend von Heite/ Youth of Today’, Frankfurt, Germany
Haifa Museum of Art, ‘Mixed Emotions’, Haifa, Israel
Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, ‘Dark’, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, ‘While Interwoven Echoes Drip into a Hybrid Body’, Zurich, Switzerland

2005
Le Confort Moderne, ‘Concrete Castle’, Poitiers, France
CANADA, ‘I Throw Herring to the Dog’, New York NY
New York Studio School of Painting, Drawing and Sculpture, ‘The Continuous Mark: 40 Years of the New York Studio School’, New York NY

2004
Annet Gelink Gallery, ‘What’s New’, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Boutique Céline, Avenue Montaigne, ‘Les Années Fatales’, Paris, France
Gallery Thaddaeus Ropac, ‘Next Generation: Heavenly Creatures’, Salzburg, Austria
The Dreamland Artist Club, ‘Creative Time in conjunction with a public project for Coney Island redevelopment’, New York NY
Kunsthaus Baselland, ‘Strategies of Desire’, Basel, Switzerland
Le Confort Moderne, ‘Out of Bounds’, Poitiers, France
Annet Gelink Gallery, ‘The Human Face is an Empty Force, a Field of Death’, Amsterdam, Netherlands

2003
Kunsthalle St. Gallen, ‘Anti-Pure’, St. Gallen, Switzerland
Ursula Blickle Stiftung, ‘Anti-Pure’, Kraichtal, Germany
PS1 Contemporary Art Center, ‘After Matisse / Picasso’, New York NY

2002
Urban Experience, ‘The Woman Show’, New York NY
A Project Dornbracht, ‘Statements (six)’, New York NY
Galerie Peter Kilchmann, ‘Violence the True Way’, Zurich, Switzerland
Urban Experience, ‘It’s Official’, New York NY
Kunsthalle Basel, ‘Personliche Plans / Personal Plans: The Drawing-From-Life Plan to World Projection’, Basel, Switzerland

2001
Urban Experience, ‘Renaissance 2001’, New York NY
Galerie Almine Rech, ‘Christmas Show’, Paris, France
White Box, ‘Prodigal Prodigy’, New York NY

2000
CRP Gallery, ‘Superpredators’, New York NY
Musée d’art Contemporain de Bordeaux, ‘Presumed Innocent’, Bordeaux, France
Centre Georges PompidoMuu – Musée National d’Art Moderne, ‘Elysian Fields’, Paris, France
MU Art Foundation, ‘Kim’s Bedroom’, De Witte Dame, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

1999
American Fine Arts, ‘Dope’, New York NY
Ernst Museum, ‘Young and Serious’, Budapest, Hungary
Swiss Institute, ‘Too Wide Enough’, New York NY
Escape des Arts, ‘Janviers en Bourgogne 1999’, Chalon-sur-Saône, France
San Francisco Museum of Art, ‘Works by Women Artists from the Logan Collection’, San Francisco CA

1998
Bronwyn Keenan Gallery, ‘Transfiguration’, New York NY
Castle Gallery, College of New Rochelle, ‘More Fake, More Real, Ever Closer’, New York NY
Museum Ludwig, ‘Love New York: Crossover der aktuellen Kunst’, Cologne, Germany
Kunsthalle Zurich, ‘Auf der Spur – Kunst der 90er Jahre Im Spiegel Von Schweizer Sammlungen’, Zurich, Switzerland
Galerie Almine Rech, ‘Dessins’, Paris, France
Galerie Peter Kilchmann, ‘Portrait–Human Figure’, Zurich, Switzerland

1997
Stadtgalerie Schwaz, ‘Ruhm unde Ehre’, Schwaz / Tyrol, Austria
Charlottenborg Exhibition Hall, ‘Display–International Exhibition of Painting’, Copenhagen, Denmark
Kunsthalle Wein, ‘Angel, Angel’, Vienna, Austria
Kunsthalle ‘Some Kind of Heaven’, Nuremburg, Germany
Casey Kaplan, ‘The Name of the Place’, New York NY

1996
Bloom Gallery, ‘ ”Fucking Biscuits” and Other Drawings’, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Andreas Binder Gallery, ‘The Common Depiction of Sex in American Art’, Munich, Germany
White Columns, ‘Sugar Mountain’, New York NY

1995
Center for Contemporary Photography, ‘Culture is Our Business’, Melbourne, Australia
Ezra and Cecile Zilkha Gallery, Wesleyan University, ‘Hard Comforts’, Middletown CT
The Institute of Contemporary Art, ‘Currents ‘95: Familiar Places’, Boston MA
Galerie Jousse Seguin, ‘Purple 8 ½’, Paris, France
New Museum, ‘Home / Nature’, New York NY

1994
The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Promising Suspects’, Ridgefield CT
New Museum, ‘Who are we? What are we? Where did we come from?’, New York NY
Pat Hearn Gallery, ‘(One night show)’, New York NY
White Columns, ‘Splat Figures’, New York NY

1993
Thomas Nordanstad Gallery, New York NY
Close–up, ‘Lucky Kunst’, London

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