biography of Ugo RONDINONE (1964)

Personal data


Birth : 11/30/1964 - Brunnen SZ, Switzerland
Sex : M
Nationality/Affiliation : Switzerland - United States

Address

New York NY New York, United States

Representatives

Galerie Almine Rech – 127 rue du Chevaleret – Paris, France
Galerie Hauser & Wirth & Presenhuber – Limmatstrasse 270 – Zürich ZH, Switzerland
Galerie Schipper & Krome – Linienstrasse 85 – Berlin, Germany
Matthew Marks Gallery – Matthew Marks Gallery 523 West 24th Street – New York NY, United States


Education

1986 – 1990 : Universität für angewandte Kunst Wien / University of Applied Arts – Oskar Kokoschka-Platz 2 – Vienna, Austria

Professional data


Work and Life

Lives and works in Zürich
Lives and works in New York, USA

Work


Categorie and medium


Painting :
Sculpture-Volume : Installation
Photography :
Drawing-Watercolor :
Audiovisual-Multimedia : Sound installation - Video

Works

No. 216 VIERZEHNTERAUGUSTZWEITAUSENDUNDNULL
Date of creation : 2000
Medium : Acrylic
Size : 150 x 400 x 5 cm
 
The evening passes like any other
Date of creation : 2000
Medium : C print
Size : 100 x 150 cm
 
I don't live here anymore
Date of creation : 1995
Medium : Photograph
 

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

2006

On butterfly wings
Galerie Almine Rech – Paris, France
09/09/2006 – 10/07/2006

2003

Lessness
Galerie Almine Rech – Paris, France
02/2003 – 04/19/2003

MNAM Musée National d’Art Moderne – Centre National d’Art et de Culture Georges Pompidou – Paris, France
03/05/2003 – 04/28/2003

2002

A horse with no name
Matthew Marks Gallery – New York NY, United States
2002

No How On
Kunsthalle Wien – Vienna, Austria
06/28/2002 – 09/22/2002

2001

If there were anywhere but desert
Galerie Almine Rech – Paris, France
01/2001 – 02/2001

Schipper & Krome – Berlin, Germany
09/15/2001 – 10/31/2001

Ugo Rondinone
FRAC Fonds Régional d’Art Contemporain Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur – Marseille, France
06/29/2001 – 09/30/2001

2000

Love intents us
Matthew Marks Gallery – New York NY, United States
03/04/2000 – 04/15/2000

1999

Guided by Voices
Kunsthaus Glarus – Glarus GL, Switzerland
09/11/1999 – 11/21/1999

1998

So much water, so close to home
Galerie Krobath & Wimmer – Vienna, Austria
1998

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

2007

FIAC Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporain
Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais – Paris, France
10/18/2007 – 10/22/2007
Represented by : Galerie Almine Rech – 127 rue du Chevaleret – Paris, France

ArtBrussels – Contemporary Art Fair
Brussels Expo – Brussels, Belgium
04/20/2007 – 04/23/2007
Represented by : Galerie Almine Rech – 127 rue du Chevaleret – Paris, France

2006

Frieze Art Fair
Regent’s Park – London, United Kingdom
10/12/2006 – 10/15/2006
Represented by : Sadie Coles HQ – 35 Heddon Street – London, United Kingdom

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 Almine Rech – 127 rue du Chevaleret – Paris, France

Art 35 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/16/2004 – 06/21/2004
Represented by : Sadie Coles HQ – 35 Heddon Street – London, United Kingdom

2003

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/04/2003 – 12/07/2003
Represented by : Galerie Eva Presenhuber – Limmatstrasse 270 – Zürich ZH, Switzerland

FIAC, n°30
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/09/2003 – 10/13/2003
Represented by : Parkett Editions – 2nd floor 155 Avenue of the Americas – New York NY, United States

Art 34 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/18/2003 – 06/23/2003
Represented by : Sadie Coles HQ – 35 Heddon Street – London, United Kingdom

The Armory Show 2003
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
03/07/2003 – 03/10/2003
Represented by : Sommer Contemporary Art – 64 Rothschild Boulevard – Tel Aviv, Israel

2002

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/05/2002 – 12/08/2002
Represented by : Parkett Editions – 2nd floor 155 Avenue of the Americas – New York NY, United States

Art 33 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/12/2002 – 06/17/2002
Represented by : Sadie Coles HQ – 35 Heddon Street – London, United Kingdom

The Armory Show 2002
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
02/22/2002 – 02/25/2002
Represented by : Sadie Coles HQ – 35 Heddon Street – London, United Kingdom

2001

Art Basel Miami Beach: cancelled
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/13/2001 – 12/16/2001
Represented by : Galerie Hauser & Wirth & Presenhuber – Limmatstrasse 270 – Zürich ZH, Switzerland

FIAC, n°28
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/10/2001 – 10/15/2001
Represented by : Galerie Almine Rech – 127 rue du Chevaleret – Paris, France

Art Forum Berlin, n° 6
Messegelände Berlin / Exhibition Grounds Berlin – Berlin, Germany
10/03/2001 – 10/07/2001
Represented by : Galerie Hauser & Wirth & Presenhuber – Limmatstrasse 270 – Zürich ZH, Switzerland

Art 32 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/13/2001 – 06/18/2001
Represented by : Galerie Hauser & Wirth & Presenhuber – Limmatstrasse 270 – Zürich ZH, Switzerland

The Armory Show 2001
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
02/23/2001 – 02/26/2001
Represented by : Sadie Coles HQ – 35 Heddon Street – London, United Kingdom

2000

ARTissima – Arte Contemporaneo a Torino, n° 7
Palazzo del Lavoro – Turin TO, Italy
10/05/2000 – 10/08/2000
Represented by : Galleria Raucci Santamaria – Piazza S. Maria La Nova, 19 – Naples NA, Italy

Art Frankfurt – Die europäische Messe für junge Kunst, n° 12
Frankfurt, Germany
03/24/2000 – 03/27/2000
Represented by : Parkett Verlag Gallery – Quellenstrasse 27 – Zürich ZH, Switzerland

1999

ARTissima – Arte Contemporaneo a Torino, n° 6
Turin TO, Italy
10/07/1999 – 10/10/1999
Represented by : Galleria Raucci Santamaria – Piazza S. Maria La Nova, 19 – Naples NA, Italy


Group exhibitions

2007

Une question de génération
MAC Musée d’Art Contemporain – Lyon, France
02/16/2007 – 04/29/2007

2006

La Force de l’Art
Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais – Paris, France
05/10/2006 – 06/25/2006

2004

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

2003

Photo-sculpture (2) Gestes, poses, attitudes¿
FRAC Fonds Régional d’Art Contemporain Limousin – Limoges, France
10/31/2003 – 01/17/2004

Love
Magazin 4 – Vorarlberger Kunstverein – Bregenz, Austria
07/12/2003 – 08/31/2003

The Daimler Chrysler Collection: 100 artists out of more than 60 years
Museum für Neue Kunst – Karlsruhe, Germany
05/24/2003 – 08/31/2003

2002

Photographier
Hôtel de Caumont – Avignon, France
06/01/2002 – 11/24/2002

2001

M. Yanagi, U. Rondinone, R. Bournigault, I. van Lamsweerde, Ph. di Corsia, S. Comte
Musée de la Photographie – Mougins, France
2001 – 09/12/2001

Théâtre du Fantastique – Printemps de Septembre
Toulouse, France
09/28/2001 – 10/14/2001

Let’s entertain
Miami Art Museum – Miami FL, United States
09/14/2001 – 11/18/2001

Let’s entertain
Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg – Wolfsburg, Germany
03/16/2001 – 07/15/2001

2000

Au delà du Spectacle / Let’s entertain
MNAM Musée National d’Art Moderne – Centre National d’Art et de Culture Georges Pompidou – Paris, France
11/22/2000 – 01/08/2001

Let’s entertain
Portland Art Museum – Portland OR, United States
07/07/2000 – 09/17/2000

Under the Same Sky
Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art – Helsinki, Finland
03/01/2000 – 05/31/2000

Let’s entertain
Walker Art Center – Minneapolis MN, United States
02/12/2000 – 04/30/2000

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

2000

Fresh Cream
Publisher: Phaidon Press – Regent’s Wharf – London, United Kingdom
11/2000
ISBN : 0714891142


Periodicals

2002

TIMONEY Padraig – Ugo Rondinone
in: Contemporary n° 46 p. 44
London, United Kingdom
2002

GIONI Massimiliano – New York cut up
in: Flash Art n° 224 p. 77 vol. 34
Milan MI, Italy
05/2002-06/2002

COLARD Jean-Max & BOUSTEAU Fabrice – Figures contemporaines / Contemporary figures
in: Qu’est-ce-que l’art ? What is art ? (today) – Beaux Arts Magazine p. 200
Paris, France
05/2002
ISBN : 07572271

2001

Guía de bolsillo para el coleccionista reciente
in: El Periodico del Arte n° 47 p. 43
Madrid, Spain
08/2001-09/2001

2000

Documents sur l’Art n° 12-13
Publisher: Les Presses du Réel – 16 rue Quentin – Dijon, France
Director of publication: Bourriaud Nicolas – Paris, France
2000

Legals