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Susan Philipsz  1965, UK

Rank (2014): 471 

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Sound Installation

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United Kingdom 26
USA 24
Germany 23
Netherlands 8
Spain 6

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Artist Rank
Phil Collins  542 12
Anri Sala  48 11
Francis Alys  15 10
Tacita Dean  45 9

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Ellen de Bruijne Projects Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Netherlands 5
  Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, USA 4

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Susan Philipsz 
Courtesy by "Ellen de Bruijne Projects", Amsterdam

1965 Born in Glasgow, Scotland (UK)

1989 - 1993 She studied at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee

1993 - 1994 The University of Ulster

Awards 2010 won the Turner Prize 2010

Lives and works in Berlin (DE)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 131  Please report missing Information

until 6.12.
   Susan Philipsz - Broken Ensemble: War Damaged Musical Instruments (brass section) - Eastside Projects, Birmingham Send message


to top Solo shows   34

   Susan Philipsz - The Distant Sound - Ystads Konstmuseum, Ystad
   Susan Philipsz - The Distant Sound - Galleri F15, Moss
   Part File Score - Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin

   Susan Philipsz – The Missing String - K20 Grabbeplatz, Dusseldorf
   Susan Philipsz - The Missing String - K21 Ständehaus, Dusseldorf
   Susan Philipsz - Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburg, PA

    Susan Philipsz - The Distant Sound - Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York City, NY
   It Means Nothing to Me - Mizuma & One Gallery, Beijing

Description  Susan Philipsz - Seven Tears - Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen
   FreePort [No. 003]: Susan Philipsz - Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA
   The Cuckoo's Nest - Galerie Isabella Bortolozzi, Berlin
   Susan Philipsz: We Shall Be All - Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA), Chicago, IL
   Berlin - Paris 2011 à Paris : Susan Philipsz - Galerie Natalie Seroussi, Paris

Description  Susan Philipsz - Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, CO
Description and image Ellen de Bruijne ProjectsSusan Philipsz - The Two Sisters - Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam Send message
Description  SURROUND ME - Artangel, London
   Susan Philipsz - I See a Darkness - Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York City, NY
Description  When Day Closes - Pro Arte Foundation, Helsinki
   Susan Philipsz - Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, St. Gallen

  Ellen de Bruijne ProjectsSusan Philipsz: The Two Sisters - Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam Send message
   Susan Philipsz - The Shortest Shadow - Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, OH
   Susan Philipsz. Hazte ver / Appear to Me - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid
   Susan Philipsz - Long Gone - CoCA - Centre of Contemporary Art Torun, Torun

   Lowlands - Galerie Isabella Bortolozzi, Berlin
   Out of Bounds: Susan Philipsz - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London
   Susan Philipsz - Here Comes Everybody - Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York City, NY

   Susan Philipsz - CGAC - Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela
   Susan Philipsz - Mizuma Art Gallery, Tokyo

   Susan Philipsz - The Dead - Argos, Brussels
Description and image  Susan Philipsz - Malmö Konsthall, Malmö

  Ellen de Bruijne ProjectsSusan Philipsz - Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam Send message
   Susan Philipsz - Songs from films sung in a cinema - UGC Cinema, Birmingham
   Susan Philipsz - Kunstverein Arnsberg, Arnsberg

Description  Susan Philipsz - Kunst-Werke Berlin - KW Institute for Contemporary Art , Berlin


to top Group shows   96

   Bielefeld Contemporary - Zeitgenössische Kunst aus Bielefelder Privatsammlungen - Bielefelder Kunstverein, Bielefeld
   Manifesta 10 - The European Biennial of Contemporary Art - The State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg
   Manifesta 10 - The State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg
   The Bigger Picture - Work From The 1990S - Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York City, NY
Description and image  Haunted House - Grundy Art Gallery, Blackpool, Lancashire

   The Narrators - The Royal Standard, Liverpool
   The Voyage, or Three Years at Sea Part VI - Emily Carr Institute, Vancouver, BC
   Soundings: A Contemporary Score - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

   The Castle in the Air. Séance of Imagination - Centrum Kultury Zamek, Poznan
   I Wish This Was A Song. Music in Contemporary Art - The Museum of Contemporary Art Oslo, Oslo
   More Than Sound - Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm
   Conjuring For Beginners - Project Arts Centre, Dublin
   Wide Open School - Hayward Gallery, London
   Documenta (13) - Documenta, Kassel
   Oltre il muro - Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Turin
   The Big Inexplicable Paravent Illusion - Galerie Isabella Bortolozzi, Berlin
   x_sound : John Cage, Nam June Paik and After - Nam June Paik Art Center, Yongin-si

Description  Ostalgia - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
Description  Portraits - Gerhardsen Gerner, Berlin
Description and image  Quiet Attentions: Departure from Women - Art Tower Mito ATM, Mito

Description and image Centro de Arte Moderna - CAM -  Fundação Calouste GulbenkianRes Publica 1910 and 2010 A Face-Off / Floors 0 e 01 of the Foundation central building and gardens - Centro de Arte Moderna - CAM - Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon Send message
   Turner Prize 2010 - Tate Britain, London
Description and image  29° Bienal de São Paulo - Bienal de Sao Paulo, São Paulo
   Human Condition - Kunsthaus Graz, Graz
Description  Haunted: Contemporary Photography/Video/Performance - Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City, NY
   1989 - 2.Abschnitt - Villa Schöningen, Potsdam
   Voz entre líneas - Centre d’Art la Panera, Lleida
Description  The Turner Prize 10 - Tate Britain, London

   1989. Ende der Geschichte oder Beginn der Zukunft? - Kunsthalle Wien (Museumsquartier), Vienna
   Espejos/Mirrors - MARCO Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo, Vigo
   This world & nearer ones - Creative Time, New York City, NY
   Le sang d’un poete, Biennale Estuaire Nantes/St-Nazaire - FRAC - Pays de la Loire, Carquefou
   Le sang d’un poete, Frac des Pays de la Loire, Biennale Estuaire Nantes/St-Nazaire - Estuaire - Nantes <>Saint Nazaire, Nantes
   The Quick and the Dead - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
   El Pasado en el Presente y lo propio en lo ajeno - Laboral - Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial, Gijón
Description and image  A mancha humana / the human stein - CGAC - Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela

   Light, Seeking Light - Western Bridge, Seattle, WA
Description  Reality Check - Statens museum for kunst, Copenhagen
   Unknown Pleasures - Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, CO
Description and image  16th Biennale of Sydney - Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, NSW
Description and image  Folkstone Triennial - Tales of time and space - Folkestone Triennial, Folkestone
   Life on Mars, the 55th Carnegie International - Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburg, PA
   God & Goods - Villa Manin. Centro d'arte contemporanea, Codroipo, UD
   The Sound of Things: Unmonumental Audio - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
   the Collector: Sound of Music - Marres - Centre for Contemporary Culture, Maastricht

   Unmonumental: The Object In The 21st Century - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
   Empty Frames - Hermes und der Pfau, Stuttgart
   For Ree - Marc Foxx Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Description and image  skulptur projekte münster 07 - Skulptur Projekte Münster, Münster
   Silenzio. Una mostra da ascoltare - Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin

Description  Busan Biennale 2006 - The Busan Biennale, Busan
Description and image  The Grand Promenade - National Museum of Contemporary Art - EMST, Athens
Description Andersen's CopenhagenBoisterous- loud and energetic - group show - Andersen's Copenhagen, Copenhagen Send message
Description  undo redo - Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel
Description  4. Berlin Biennale für Zeitgenössische Kunst - berlin biennale für zeitgenössische kunst, Berlin
   ARS 06 - Kiasma - Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki

   Black & White Outs, Monochromy and the Mental Image - Argos, Brussels
   Projekt Migartion - Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne
   ADAM - Smart Project Space, Amsterdam
   Pass the Time of Day - Castlefield Gallery, Manchester
   Ex-Directors Show - Catalyst Arts Gallery, Belfast, Northern Ireland
   Our Surroundings - Visual Research Centre, Dundee, Scotland
   Pass the Time of Day - Collective Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland
   Pass the Time of Day - - Angel Row Gallery, Nottingham (closed)

   I feel mysterious today - - The Palm Beach Institute of Contemporary Art (PBICA), Lake Worth, FL (closed)
   Pass The Time of Day - Gasworks, London
Description Esther SchipperThe Stars Are So Big, The Earth Is So Small... Stay As You Are (Part II) - Esther Schipper, Berlin Send message
   Yugoslav Biennial of Young Artists 2004 - Yugoslav Biennial of Young Artists, Vrsac
   Depicting Love - Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin
Description  Beck's Futures 2004 - Centre for Contemporary Arts (CCA), Glasgow, Scotland
   Space to Face - Westfälischer Kunstverein, Münster
Description and image  Beck's Futures 2004 - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London
   Sparwasser HQ at Platform - - Platform Garanti Contemporary Art Center, Istanbul (closed, 2010)

   Susan Philipsz and Paul Rooney - Let Us Take You There - Site Gallery, Sheffield
   The Echo Show - Tramway, Glasgow, Scotland
Description Ellen de Bruijne ProjectsCHOCKABLOCK STOCK II - Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam Send message
Description  The Moderns - Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Turin
   Band Wagon Jumping - College of the Arts, Norwich
   Tate Triennial 2003 - Days Like These - Tate Triennial, London
Description and image  Days Like These - Tate Triennial Exhibition of Contemporary British Art 2003 - Tate Britain, London

   "the island and the aeroplane" - Sparwasser H Q - Forum for contemporary art, Berlin
   The Music in Me, Chapter 1 - (concerting an exhibition) - GAK - Gesellschaft für Aktuelle Kunst e.V. Bremen, Bremen
   Fix 02 - Catalyst Arts Gallery, Belfast, Northern Ireland
  Ellen de Bruijne ProjectsAndré van Bergen / Susan Philipsz - Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam Send message
   New York, New Sounds, New Spaces - Musée d'Art Contemporain Lyon, Lyon

   Loop - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
Description and image  Sound in Art - Space (former Galéria Priestor for Contemporary Arts), Bratislava
   1st Tirana Biennale 2001 - Tirana Biennial, Tirana
   Sloan/Philipsz/McTigue - Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art, Winnipeg, Manitoba
   Total Object Complete with Missing Parts - Tramway, Glasgow, Scotland
Description  Glen Dimplex Artists Award Exhibition - Irish Museum of Modern Art - IMMA, Dublin
   Strangers/étrangers - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
   2000 – 2001 National and International Studio Program Exhibition - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY

   Manifesta3 - Ljubljana - Manifesta - European Biennial of Contemporary Art, Amsterdam

   Melbourne International Biennial 1999 - Melbourne International Biennial, Melbourne, VIC

   directors show - Catalyst Arts Gallery, Belfast, Northern Ireland


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 Galerie Isabella Bortolozzi, Berlin


 Mizuma Art Gallery, Tokyo


Ellen de Bruijne ProjectsEllen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam  eMail


 Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York City, NY


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 CGAC - Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela


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