CV

Curriculum Vitae

L.A. Raeven
Heerlen 1971
Lives and works in Amsterdam


2017

  • EXTRA BODIES, the use of the other body in Contemporary Art, Migros Museum fur Gegenwartskunst, Zürich, CH.
  • EAT ME, Trapholt Museum, DK.
  • STICKY BUSINESS, de verleiding van suiker in de kunst, Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, NL
  • Goodly Creatures, Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam, NL
  • Wild Zone 3, Museum Arnhem, Arnhem, NL

2016

  • Might as Well, group exhibition Nest, Den Haag, Nl
  • Food/Body, Group exhibition, Kunstfort bij Vijfhuizen, Vijfhuizen

2015

  • Spiegeloog, Group exhibition Museum Arnhem
  •  Marc Bijl kiest uit de collectie and Sitters,
  • Kunstruimte Wagemans, group exhibition Beesterzwaag, NL

2014

  • Mindless Living II Solo exhibition at EDB-projects Amsterdam
  • Beauty of Violence Group exhibition at garage rotterdam, Rotterdam
  • Body Conscious Group exhibition in New York

2013

  • Hollandse Meesters GEM, The Hague The Netherlands
  • Solo Exhibition Kunstraum Lakeside, Klagenfurt Austria
  • Narcissistic Tendencies Nest, The Hague The Netherlands
  • The Cassini Cruise III De Ridder, Maastricht The Netherlands

2012

  • The weighty body Museum Boerhaave, Leiden The Netherlands
  • Sweet & Salt Kunsthal Rotterdam, The Netherlands
  • Mcvideo Nieuwe Vide, Haarlem, The Netherlands
  • Megacool 4.0 – Jugend und Kunst, Künstlerhaus Wien, Vienna
  • Cer variabil Collectors House, Heerlen The Netherlands
  • Solo show Ideal Individuals, Museum Casino Luxembourg

2011

  • White Cube Fever, Valéry Proust Museum Mu.ZEE, Oostende Belgium
  • Solo show Ideal Individuals, Museum for Contemporary Art Belgrade, Serbia

2010

  • Certified Copy,  Verbeke Foundation, Kemzeke Belgium
  • The weighty body, Museum Dr. Guislain, Gent Belgium
  • EAT ART vom Essen in der Kunst, Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, Germany.
  • Solo show Ideal Individuals, MMK Arnhem, The Netherlands.
  • NO LIMIT, Schloss Ringenberg, Hamminkeln, Germany.
  • Inter-cool 3.0, HMKV, Dortmund, Germany.
  • Eating the Universe,  Galerie im Taxispalais, Innsbrück Austria

2009

  • Niet Normaal, Difference on Display, Beurs van Berlage
  • Rebelle : Kunst en Feminisme 1969 – 2009, MMK Arnhem, May 30th – August 23rd
  • All That Is Solid Melts Into Air, MUHKA (Mechelen), curator Liliane Dewachter
  • Eating the Universe. Food in Art, Kunsthalle dusseldorf
  • Never Dance Alone,  Les Fresnoy, Tourcoing cedex France
  • Jeugdzonde. Over opus één min opus één, Hedah Maastricht, The Netherlands
  • From the Outside Looking, In Art Aids Foundation, several venues, Barcelona

2008

  • Glocal Affairs, Where are you?, Timmerfabriek, Maastricht Netherlands
  • Mediations Biennale, Poznañ Poland, 3 – 30 October, curator Georg Elben
  • VIDEO PERFORMANCE – Methoden der Selbstbetrachtung, Ausstellungshalle zeitgenössische Kunst Münster – AZKM, Münster, curator Georg Elben
  • Ellen de Bruijne Projects Amsterdam, 6 September – 11 October (solo)
  • Sync, Stichting Kunsttraject, Amsterdam
  • ‘Like watching a train wreck’, Groeflin Maag Galerie, Zürich, 5 March – 10 May
  • Beautiful People, Centre d’art la Panera, Lleida Spain, 7 February –  13 April

2007

  • Beautiful People, Fries Museum, Leeuwarden, Sep 16 – Jan 6
  • Dangerous beauty, PAN Palazzo della Arti Napoli, curator Trouble Girls/Filles Rebelles
  • L.A. Raeven Frac Nord, Pas de Calais, 15 April
  • solo exhibition, Haas & Fisher gallery Zurich
  • Eetcultuur, Modern Museum Kortrijk
  • Speak out, Aeroplastic gallery Brussels
  • Into me/Out of me, KW, Berlin, 29 Nov 2006- 4 March 2007
  • Into me/Out of me, MACRO, Rome, 21 April- 30 Sept
  • Missono “Shivering emotions” (solo), Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, Schiedam, May

2006

  • Film Premiere screening 001, Ellen de Bruijne Projects curated by Jan van Woensel, Amsterdam, Jan 14 – Feb 18
  •  “Kelly” (solo), LMAK gallery, New York, March 16 – April 15
  • Youth of Today/Jugend von Heute, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt a. M., April 07 – June 25
  • Family Affairs, Bozar Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, June 14 – Sept 10
  • Film festival Locarno, August  2-12
  • Into me/Out of me, PS1, New York, June 25- Sept 25, 2006

2005

  • Love knows many faces (solo), Ellen de Bruijne Projects, February 26 – April 3
  • Coming Back, Crac Alsace, Altkirch, March 13 – May 22
  • Critical Society, Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe, March 25 – Nov 22
  • Manuela Klerkx, double show with Julika Rudelius, Milano, Feb-March
  • Resonance, Montevideo, Amsterdam, April 02 – June 05
  • The Summer of beauty: Almost perfect, Stedelijk Museum Schiedam July 2 – August 28
  • performance project, LMAK Williamsburg/New York, August – Sept
  • Super Fat!, Brooklyn fireproof
  • Thin line; the movie, curated Jan van Woensel, Brussel a.o. Sept
  • Uitzicht met een zandkorrel, LUMC Leiden, Sept 25 – Sept 29
  • Sibling/Bruderschaft, Haus der Kunst München, Oct 19 – Jan 22, 2006

2004

  • Sibling Rivalry, (solo), Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam, March 5 -15
  • Engaging the Speculul, curated by Loeky Keijsers, Bannister Gallery, Providence, US, Oct 7 – 28
  • Re-enact, Club 11/Casco-Mediametic, Amsterdam, Dec 12

2003

  • Turbulance, CCA Kiev en MMK Arnhem, June 27 – Aug 24
  • Disturbance, curated by Helena Kontova, Prague Biennale, National Gallery Prague
  • Coup de Coeur/ a sentimental choice, CRAC Alsace, Altkirch, September
  • Deviations, Galerie K&S, Berlin, October
  • (in search of) the perfect lover, Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Deurle
  • Sad Wings of Destiny, Gallery 400, Chicago,
  • When Darkness falls, Midway Cont. Art, St. Paul Minnesota, Feb – Dec

2002

  • Wild Zone 1, Wild Zone 2, ICA, Institute of Contemporary Art, London (solo with Annika Larsson), curated by Martijn van Nieuwenhuyzen and Christina Ricupero
  • Killer Queen, Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju South Korea, curated by Lisette Smits for Charles Esche
  • Commitment, Fonds BKVB, Las Palmas Rotterdam
  • Ludwig Museum, Budapest (project room)
  • Art Forum Berlin, at Ellen de Bruijne Projects
  • Lookalike, NFI, Rotterdam
  • Body Electric, Cheekwood museum, Nashville USA

2001

  • The Infected Garden, video program Pandimonium, Lux centre, London
  • Ideal Individual (solo), Charim gallery, Vienna
  • Wild Zone, Witte de With, Rotterdam (cat.)
  • Proband a/b (solo), Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam
  • ARS AEVI rendez-vous 3; east-west, Galerija MAK, Sarajevo, curated by Zdenka Badovinac
  • Prodigal Prodigy, White Box, New York (cat.) curated by Theo Tegelaers
  • 4FREE, Büro Friedrich, Berlin (group show) curated by Waling Boers
  • Killer Queen, Casco Projects, Utrecht (solo) curated by Lisette Smits (solo)

2000

  • Unlimited.nl #3, De Appel Amsterdam (cat.) curated by Zdenka Badovinac
  • Prada in Hotel New York, P.S.1, New York, curated by Alice Smits
  • La Ville, Le Jardin, La Memoire, Villa Medici, Rome, curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist, Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev and Laurence Bosse
  • TransAct, Museum in Progress, Vienna
  • Test Room, Marres, Maastricht

Publications/Catalogues

  • Catalogue Family Affairs, 2006
  • Catalogue Youth of Today/Jugend von heute, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt 2006
  • Catalogue Sibling/Bruderschaft, 2005
  • Catalogue Sibling Rivalry by La Cinca, 2004
  • Catalogue Deviations, K&S Galerie Berlin, 2003
  • Catalogue Prague Biennial, curated by Helena Kontova a/o, 2003
  • Catalogue Turbulence, CCA Kiev and MMK Arnhem 2003
  • Catalogue Lookalike, NFI Rotterdam, 2002
  • Catalogue Commitment, Fonds BKVB, Las Palmas Rotterdam 2002
  • Catalogue Gwangju biennale South Korea 2002
  • Catalogue Issues in contemporary culture and aesthetics, Test Room (a project in terrorism), Jan van Eyck Akademie department of theory, August 2001
  • FROM #4, texts by dr.Antje von Graevenitz, interview by Tanja Elstgeest, publication Witte de With, Rotterdam 2001
  • Casco Issues #6, Casco Projects Utrecht 2000
  • Catalogue Pandamoniumfestival, Lux Centre, London 2000
  • Hype Text, 2000
  • Art Forum, Sept. Issue 2000
  • Catalogue Le Jardin, Villa Medici, Rome 1999
  • Catalogue Unlimited.nl #3, De Appel, Amsterdam 1999

Reviews

  • Enabling Art, Article at Thirdtext.org by Ana Finel Honigman, april 2014
  • Sleek, magazine for art and fashion, Spring 2008
  • Dit is geen kunst meer, Dit is echt, Of toch niet?, Hans den Hartog Jager, 13 July 2007
  • 8Weekly, De kille realiteit van L.A. Raeven, L.A. Raeven – Shivering Emotions, Catrien Schreuder 28 juni 2007
  • Flash Art no 248, May/June 2006, In to me/Out of me, Klaus Biesenbach
  • BLVD, May 2006, De controversiele kunst van L.A. Raeven, Femke van Wiggen
  • Culiblog.org, April 17 2006, Anorexia, art, war, rant,
  • 8Weekly, May 2005, Hedendaagse Performance kunst “Resonance”, Lennard Dost
  • Amsterdam Weekly 8, February/March 2005 , Double trouble in the art world, Anneloes van Gaalen
  • Het Parool, 4 March 2004, Tengere Tweeling slaat terug, Arjan Reinders
  • Berliner Morgenpost 1 November 2003, Wer ist hier wirklich krank?
  • Neues Deutschland 21 October 2003, Kunstler bringen krankheit ins Bild,
  • Vrij Nederland 31/32, Augustus 2003, Protest tegen het magere schoonheidsideaal, Barbara van Erp & Gabrielle Provas
  • De Volkskrant August 2 2003, Vroeger gunden we elkaar totaal niets, Pablo Cabenda
  • NRC Handelsblad July 11 2003, Echte dingen nemen plaats in, Janneke Wesseling
  • Kyiv Post, April 10, 2003, Dutch bring ‘turbulence’ to a land in flux, Daniel Macisaac
  • Flash Art no 228, Jan/Feb 2003, Aperto Amsterdam, Andreas Schlaegel
  • De Groene Amsterdammer #9, March 2002, Esthetische terroristen, Sander Pleij
  • De Witte Raaf, Nov/Dec 2002, Wat verschijnt is goed, wat goed is verschijnt, Jennifer Allen
  • Art Forum Int. Summer 2002, L.A.Raeven ICA London, Barry Schwabsky
  • Newsweek, March 18, 2002, Twins of thin, Ginanne Brownell
  • The Observer, Sunday Feb 17, 2002, Hungry for Fame, Sean O’Hagan
  • BBC Newsnight Review with panellists Kristy Wark, Paul Morley, Elaine Showalter, Joe Queenan, Feb 15, 2002
  • Blueprint no 192, Feb 2002, Mixed Doubles/Why LA Raeven took on Prada, Franscesca Gavin, www.ArtForum.com
  • Berliner Zeitung, July 13 2001, Trendsetter der Frühjahrskollektion, Knut Ebeling
  • Metropolis M, LA Raeven, Annie Fletcher, #3 international issue June 2001
  • Metropolis M, 2000, Ongemeen agressief, Annie Fletcher
  • Flash Art, spring 1999, Unlimited.nl #3, P.Ellis

Documentary/broadcasts

  • Lekker Ding!, Avro dutch national tv, August 2010
  • DWDD, dutch talkshow, September 2008
  • Arte, german/french culture channel, April 2008
  • Trapped by my twin, Cutting edge – Channel 4, May 2007
  • Zomergasten, VPRO, Joep van Lieshout selection, 2006
  • Art and the City, BBC 3, 2003
  • Newsnight review, BBC
  • Bonanza VPRO, samenstelling Gabrielle Provaas, Nederland 3, feb 24 2002