biography of Ernesto NETO (1964)

Personal data


Birth : 1964 - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Sex : M
Nationality/Affiliation : Brazil

Address

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Representatives

Galeria Fortes Vilaça – Rue Fradique Coutinho 1500 – São Paulo, Brazil
Galerie Yvon Lambert – 108 rue Vieille du Temple – Paris, France
Tanya Bonakdar Gallery – 521 West 21 Street – New York NY, United States

Work


Categorie and medium


Sculpture-Volume : Installation

Subject

eroticism

Movements and styles

Latin American Art

Works

Humanoids
Date of creation : 2001
Medium : Sculpture
 
It Happens when the Body is the Anatomy of Time
Date of creation : 2000
Medium : Sculpture
 
Vortice Ogum Tempo
Date of creation : 1999
Medium : Installation
Materials : textile material
Size : 300 x 700 x 500 cm
 
Arco Ventre
Date of creation : 1999
Medium : Sculpture
Size : 63 x 93 x 182 cm
 
Flotation on a Sky of Stars
Date of creation : 1999
Medium : Sculpture
 
TT Gluon TT
Date of creation : 1992
Medium : Sculpture
Materials : steel-textile material
Size : 50 x 10 x 20 cm
 

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

2005

Galeria Fortes Vilaça – São Paulo, Brazil
2005 – 05/21/2005

Galerie Yvon Lambert – Paris, France
03/24/2005 – 05/14/2005

2004

Galerie Max Hetzler – Berlin, Germany
03/27/2004 – 05/08/2004

2002

Directions
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden – Washington DC, United States
03/21/2002 – 06/23/2002

Galerie Yvon Lambert – Paris, France
01/26/2002 – 03/02/2002

Kunsthalle – Basel BS, Switzerland
01/16/2002 – 03/10/2002

2001

Kölnischer Kunstverein – Cologne, Germany
10/27/2001 – 12/23/2001

CGAC Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea – Santiago de Compostela, Spain
2001

2000

ICA Institute of Contemporary Arts – London, United Kingdom
2000

Museo Carrillo Gil de Arte Contemporáneo – Mexico, Mexico
2000

Galeria Camargo Vilaça – São Paulo, Brazil
2000

1999

Contemporary Arts Museum – Houston TX, United States
1999

James van Damme Gallery – Brussels, Belgium
1999

1998

Bonakdar Jancou Gallery – New York NY, United States
1998

1997

Galeria Camargo Vilaça – São Paulo, Brazil
1997

Christopher Grimes Gallery – Santa Monica CA, United States
1997

1996

Zolla/Lieberman Gallery – Chicago IL, United States
1996

Christopher Grimes Gallery – Santa Monica CA, United States
1996

1994

Galeria Camargo Vilaça – São Paulo, Brazil
1994

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

2006

Frieze Art Fair
Regent’s Park – London, United Kingdom
10/12/2006 – 10/15/2006
Represented by : Tanya Bonakdar Gallery – 521 West 21 Street – New York NY, United States

2004

FIAC Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporain, n°31
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/21/2004 – 10/25/2004
Represented by : Galerie Yvon Lambert – 108 rue Vieille du Temple – Paris, France

Art 35 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/16/2004 – 06/21/2004
Represented by : Tanya Bonakdar Gallery – 521 West 21 Street – New York NY, United States

2003

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/04/2003 – 12/07/2003
Represented by : Galeria Fortes Vilaça – Rue Fradique Coutinho 1500 – São Paulo, Brazil

FIAC, n°30
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/09/2003 – 10/13/2003
Represented by : Galerie Yvon Lambert – 108 rue Vieille du Temple – Paris, France

Art 34 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/18/2003 – 06/23/2003
Represented by : Galeria Fortes Vilaça – Rue Fradique Coutinho 1500 – São Paulo, Brazil

The Armory Show 2003
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
03/07/2003 – 03/10/2003
Represented by : Tanya Bonakdar Gallery – 521 West 21 Street – New York NY, United States

2002

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/05/2002 – 12/08/2002
Represented by : Galería Elba Benítez – Patio interior San Lorenzo, 11 – Madrid, Spain

Art 33 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/12/2002 – 06/17/2002
Represented by : Galeria Fortes Vilaça – Rue Fradique Coutinho 1500 – São Paulo, Brazil

The Armory Show 2002
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
02/22/2002 – 02/25/2002
Represented by : Tanya Bonakdar Gallery – 521 West 21 Street – New York NY, United States

2001

Art Basel Miami Beach: cancelled
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/13/2001 – 12/16/2001
Represented by : Galería Elba Benítez – Patio interior San Lorenzo, 11 – Madrid, Spain

Art 32 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/13/2001 – 06/18/2001
Represented by : Galeria Camargo Vilaça – Rua Fradique Coutinho 1500 – São Paulo, Brazil

The Armory Show 2001
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
02/23/2001 – 02/26/2001
Represented by : Bonakdar Jancou Gallery – 521 West 21st Street – New York NY, United States


Group exhibitions

2004

De leur temps, collections privées Françaises
Musée des Beaux-Arts – Tourcoing, France
10/06/2004 – 12/06/2004

2003

Pulse: Art, Healing and Transformation
ICA The Institute of Contemporary Art – Boston MA, United States
05/14/2003 – 08/31/2003

2002

Thin Skin: The Fickle Nature of Bubbles, Spheres, and Inflatable Structure
Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art – Scottsdale AZ, United States
05/25/2002 – 09/15/2002

Shimmering Substance
Arnolfini Gallery – Bristol, Avon, United Kingdom
04/27/2002 – 06/23/2002

El Final del Eclipse. El Arte de América Latina en la Transición al siglo XXI / The End of the Eclipse. Latin American Art from the Transition into the XXI Century
MEIAC Museo Extremeño e Iberoamericano de Arte Contemporáneo – Badajoz, Spain
02/08/2002 – 04/08/2002

Thin Skin: The Fickle Nature of Bubbles, Spheres, and Inflatable Structure
AXA Gallery – New York NY, United States
01/30/2002 – 04/13/2002

2001

El Final del Eclipse. El Arte de América Latina en la Transición al siglo XXI / The End of the Eclipse. Latin American Art from the Transition into the XXI Century
Palacio de los Condes de Gabia – Granada, Spain
11/29/2001 – 01/20/2002

Before Reflection Begins
List Art Center – Brown University – Providence RI, United States
11/10/2001 – 12/30/2001

Francis Alÿs, Ernesto Neto
Centre d’Art Contemporain – Geneva GE, Switzerland
09/13/2001 – 11/04/2001

El Final del Eclipse. El Arte de América Latina en la Transición al siglo XXI / The End of the Eclipse. Latin American Art from the Transition into the XXI Century
Fundación Telefónica – Madrid, Spain
09/12/2001 – 11/18/2001

Experiment/Experiência : Art in Brazil 1958-2000
MOMA Museum of Modern Art – Oxford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
07/28/2001 – 10/21/2001

Platea dell’ Umanità – 49° Biennale di Venezia
Giardini di Castello / Arsenale – Venice VE, Italy
06/10/2001 – 11/04/2001

1999

Liverpool Biennial of Contemporary Art
Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
09/24/1999 – 11/07/1999

1998

Amnesia
CAC Contemporary Arts Center – Cincinnati OH, United States
1998

Amnesia
Christopher Grimes Gallery – Santa Monica CA, United States
1998

Lenguajes de la tierra – III Bienal Barro de América
MACCSI Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Caracas Sofía Imber – Caracas, Venezuela
05/1998 – 10/1998

Roteiros – Bienal Internacional de São Paulo, n°24
Parque do Ibirapuera – São Paulo, Brazil
10/03/1998 – 12/13/1998

Every Day – Biennale of Sydney n° 11
Museum of Contemporary Art – Sydney NSW, Australia
09/18/1998 – 11/08/1998

1995

Kwangju Biennale, n° 1
Kwangju, South Korea (Republic of Korea)
09/20/1995 – 11/20/1995

Bibliography (Selected)


On the artist


Books

2002

Art Now
Publisher: Taschen – Hohenzollernring 53 – Cologne, Germany
Author: Grosenick Uta – Cologne, Germany
Author: Riemschneider Burkhard
2002
ISBN : 382281444X


Periodicals

2002

LEYDIER Richard – Ernesto Neto – inuteroquanticumsacanagem
in: Art Press n° 276 p. 32
Paris, France
02/2002

FOURNEAU Thierry – Ernesto Neto
in: Beaux Arts Magazine n° 213 p. 29
Paris, France
02/2002

Ernesto Neto in der Kunsthalle
in: Kunst-Bulletin n° 3 p. 50
Zürich ZH, Switzerland
03/2002

2001

HERZOG Samuel – Keine neue Welle nicht-westlicher Kunst
in: Kunst-Bulletin p. 24
Zürich ZH, Switzerland
07/2001-08/2001

Legals