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Mika Rottenberg was born in 1976 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Raised and educated in Israel, she relocated to New York ten years ago, where she now lives and works. Her work has recently been shown at Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham, and FRAC Languedoc- Roussillon, Montpellier (2012), M-Museum Leuven, Belgium (2011), De Appel, Amsterdam (2011), and San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco (2010). Her work was also exhibited at the Whitney Biennal, New York (2008), Guggenheim Bilbao, Spain (2008), Tate Modern, London (2007) and MoMA PS1, New York (2005). In 2006 she took part in the exhibition Uncertain States of America at Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, Oslo, which toured to Serpentine Gallery, London, Bard College Center of Curatorial Studies, Annandale-on-Hudson and other venues in Europe and Asia.
Her work is held in the collections of museums such as Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, Oslo (NO); Fonds régional d’art contemporain (FRAC), Languedoc-Roussillon (FR); The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation (USA); La Maison Rouge, Paris (FR); Museum of Modern Art, New York (USA); Julia Stoschek Foundation, Düsseldorf (DE), and San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (USA).