I’m Still Here

Erik Aalto, John Bock, Christian Boltanski, Tom Friedman, Oscar Guermouche, David Hammons, Sofia Hultén, Laurie Simmons and Allan McCollum, Aernout Mik, Lars Nilsson, Tal R, Pipilotti Rist, Lara Schnitger, Santiago Sierra, Geraldine Swayne, Sam Taylor-Johnson (formerly known as Sam Taylor-Wood), Andrea Zittel
February 15 - December 14, 2014
Curator: Richard Julin, Tessa Praun

Erik Aalto

Erik Aalto was born in Hässleholm, Sweden, in 1974, and lives and works in Stockholm.

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John Bock

John Bock was born in Gribbohm, Germany in 1965, and lives and
works in Berlin.

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Christian Boltanski

Christian Boltanski (b. 1944 Paris, France) is a French sculptor, photographer, painter and filmmaker.
A self-taught artist, Boltanski presented his first solo exhibition “La vie impossible de Christian Boltanski” in 1968.
His prolific career has included major exhibitions at the Centre Georges Pompidou Paris (1984); the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago and Los Angeles (1988); and at the Whitechapel Art Gallery, London (1990); the Grand Palais (2010), Paris and at the Park Avenue Armory in New York (2010). His works have also been included in numerous times in both the Venice Biennale and Documenta in Kassel, Germany.
He is represented in permanent collections at prominent art institutions worldwide. In addition, Boltanski has worked extensively with theater projects for Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris; the Ruhr Triennale in Germany, and many others.

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Tom Friedman

Tom Friedman was born in 1965 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. He received his BFA in graphic illustration in 1988
from Washington University in St. Louis, and his MFA in sculpture in 1990 from the University of Illinois in Chicago.

He has had solo exhibitions at spaces such as South London Gallery, London; Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo;
Fondazione Prada, Milan; the New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago;
as well as the São Paulo Biennale.

He had a solo exhibition at Magasin III in 2010, for which an exhibition catalog was published.

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Oscar Guermouche

Oscar Guermouche was born in 1977 in Stockholm, Sweden. He lives
and works on the island of Öland.

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David Hammons

David Hammons was born in 1943 in Springfield, USA. He lives and
works in New York.

Sofia Hultén

Sofia Hultén was born in Stockholm in 1972, and lives and works in Berlin, Germany.

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Laurie Simmons and Allan McCollum

Laurie Simmons was born in 1949 in New York, USA, where she also
lives and works.
Allan McCollum was born in 1944 in Los Angeles,
USA. He lives and works in New York, USA.

Aernout Mik

Aernout Mik was born in Groningen in the Netherlands in 1962. He
lives and works in Amsterdam and Berlin, Germany.

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Lars Nilsson

Lars Nilsson was born in Stockholm in 1956, where he also lives and works.

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Tal R

Tal Rosenzweig, known as Tal R, born in Israel in 1967, is a Danish artist.
When he was one years old, the family moved to Denmark, where Tal R now lives and works.
Tal R is a professor at the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf in Germany.

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Pipilotti Rist

Pipilotti Rist was born in Grabs, in the Swiss Rhine Valley, in 1962, and lives
and works in Zurich and in the mountains of Switzerland. She studied at the Institute
of Applied Arts in Vienna, Austria, from 1982-1986
and at the School of Design in Basel,
Switzerland, from 1986-1988.

She has had solo exhibitions at the Kunsthalle Bremen (2011);
Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo (2010); KIASMA Museum for Contemporary Art, Helsinki (2009);
Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam, Netherlands (2009); Museum of Modern Art, New York
(2008); Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris (2007); Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, Texas (2006);
the contribution of the Swiss Federal Office of Culture BAK, Church of San Stae, 51st Venice Biennale (2005);
the San Francisco Museum of Contemporary Art, San Francisco, (2004); the Public Art Fund, Times Square,
New York (2000); Site Santa Fe, Santa Fe, New Mexico (1998); and the 22nd Biennial of São Paulo, Brazil (1994),
among others.

She had a solo exhibition at Magasin III, Gravity, be my friend, in 2007.

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Lara Schnitger

Lara Schnitger was born in Haarlem in the Netherlands in 1969. She
lives and works in Los Angeles, USA.

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Santiago Sierra

Santiago Sierra was born in 1966 in Madrid, Spain, where he also lives and works.

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Geraldine Swayne

Geraldine Swayne was born in 1965 in England. She lives and works in London.

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Sam Taylor-Johnson (formerly known as Sam Taylor-Wood)

Sam Taylor-Johnson was born in London, UK, in 1967, where she
lives and works today.

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Andrea Zittel

Andrea Zittel was born in 1965 in Escondido, California. She received a BFA in painting and sculpture (1988) from San Diego State University, and an MFA (1990) in sculpture from the Rhode Island School of Design.
Her work has been included in group exhibitions such as the Whitney Biennial (2004 and 1995); Documenta X (1997); Skulptur Projecte Münster (1997); and the Venice Biennale (1993). She has had solo exhibitions at The Whitney Museum of American Art, Altria, New York (2006); the Contemporary Arts Museum in Houston (2005); The Diechtorhallen, Hamburg (2000); the Museum für Gegenwartskunst in Basel (1996); the Louisiana Museum, Humlebæk, Denmark (1996); the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (1995-96); and The Carnegie Museum, Pittsburgh (1994).

She had a solo exhibition at Magasin III in 2011.

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