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EVE SUSSMAN BIOGRAPHY Present 1984 1983 1979 1961

Lives in Brooklyn, New York Bennington College, B.A. Fine Arts University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand Robert College, Istanbul, Turkey Born in 1961 in England

AWARDS 2008 2005 2004 2002 2000 1999 1996 1995

1992-1993 1991 1990

Artist Fellowship recipient of the New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) J F Costopoulos Foundation Grant New York State Council on the Arts - Media Production Grant Hauptstadtkulturfonds, Berlin New York State Council on the Arts - Media Production grant Jerome Foundation Grant New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship Graham Foundation Grant John Simon Guggenheim Foundation Grant American Academy in Rome Fellowship Art Matters Inc. Grant The Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation - Space Program Athena Foundation Grant Luftbrückendank Foundation Grant, Berlin, Germany Bildhauerwerkstätten-Berlin, Germany Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant Ludwig Vogelstien Foundation Grant, Yaddo Artists Space Artists Grant Sculpture Space, Utica, NY



forthcoming ADAPTATION, Philbrook Museum of Art WHITE ON WHITE: A RANDOM THRILLER & PHOTOS BY SIMON LEE, Galeria SENDA, Barcelona, Spain WHITE ON WHITE: A RANDOM THRILLER + OTHER WORKS FROM THE EXPEDITION & PHOTOS BY SIMON LEE, Gallerie Bo Bjerggaard, Copenhagen, Denmark 89 SECONDS AT ALCÁZAR, Pro Arte, St. Petersburg, RU

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WHITE ON WHITE: THE PILOT, Winkelmann Gallery, NYC THEMES AND VARIATIONS: ON THE USE OF REPETITION IN 21ST CENTURY ART, New York, NY EVE SUSSMAN AND THE RUFUS CORPORATION, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Denmark CINEMA INDEED, Instituto Itau Cultural, Sao Paulo, Brazil THE RAPE OF THE SABINE WOMEN, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA VIDEOZONE 3, Videozone - International Video-Art Biennial, Tel-Aviv 89 SECONDS AT ALCÁZAR, the Power Plant, Toronto, Ontario THE KIDS ARE ALRIGHT, Gabriel Rolt Gallery, Amsterdam DRESSCODE, St. Gallen’s History and Folklore Museum, St. Gallen THE PAPER SCULPTURE SHOW, CAC – Cincinnai Arts Center, Cincinnati OH EVE SUSSMAN AND THE RUFUS CORPORATION: 89 SECONDS AT ALCÁZAR, Museo Nacional de Arte Reina Sofia MNCARS, Madrid INFINITE PAINTING – CONTEMPORARY PAINTING AND GLOBAL REALISM, Villa Manin Centro d’arte Contemporanea, Udine 89 SECONDS AT ALCÁZAR, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC 89 SECONDS AT ALCÁZAR, Weatherspoon Art Museum, South Carolina SUPERSTARS, Kunstforum, Vienna, Austria IN THE COMPANY OF OLD MASTERS, Colnaghi Gallery, London, UK 89 SECONDS AT ALCÁZAR, St. Johannes Evangelist-Kirche, Berlin, Germany 89 SECONDS AT ALCÁZAR, Butler Gallery, Kilkenny Ireland ON WAR, Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, NY VELÁZQUEZ A CAPODIMONTE, Napoli Museo di Capodimonte, Italy 89 SECONDS AT ALCÁZAR, Haggerty Museum of Art, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI 89 SECONDS AT ALCAZAR, UNION, London EVE SUSSMAN: 89 SECONDS AT ALCÁZAR, Rice University Art Gallery, Houston, TX 89 SECONDS AT ALCÁZAR, Museu Picasso, Barcelona RE-INSTALLATION OF THE COLLECTION; New Acquisition; Museum of Modern Art, NYC Media Scope Museum of Modern Art, NYC CLOSED UNIVERSES – WILLIAMSBURG, NEW YORK. Zagreb, Croatia 89 SECONDS AT ALCÁZAR, Focal Point Gallery, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, UK 89 SECONDS AT ALCAZAR, Margaret Harvey Gallery, Hertfordshire UK SPRAWL, Chewyprojects, NYC THE PAPER SCULPTURE SHOW, Sculpture Center, LIC, NY EYE-STALK, Smack-Mellon Gallery, Brooklyn, NY ARTIST TO ARTIST, Ace Gallery, NYC BROOKLYN IN PARIS, Espace Paul Ricard, Paris, France DIALOGUE OF THINGS, Mysliborz Regional Museum, Mysliborz, Poland CHINA/WHITE - SCENES FROM AN EXILE, Bronwyn Keenan Gallery, NYC SEVEN YEAR ITCH, Ambrosino Gallery, Miami FL INSITU, site-specific installation @ Linda Hall Library, Kansas City, MO 5TH INTERNATIONAL ISTANBUL BIENNIAL, Istanbul, Turkey NEW YORK DRAWERS, Pierogi 2000 @ the Gasworks, London U.K. ORNITHOLOGY, Bronwyn Keenan Gallery, NYC JUST WHAT DO YOU THINK YOUR DOING DAVE?, WAH Center, Brooklyn, NY THE ROAD SHOW, Bronwyn Keenan Gallery, NYC CASA TUA È CASA MIA, American Academy in Rome, Italy RIVER BLINDNESS, Sculpture Center @ Roosevelt Island, NYC SCULPTURE SPACE - 20 YEARS, (film/video screening) Utica, New York

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SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS - continued 1994 1993

1992 1991

WHO HAS ENLARGED THIS HOLE?, (sculpture/video installation) 53 West 9th St., NYC ROUGH CUTS: THE EXTENDED ARTISTS NOTEBOOK, Henry Street Settlement, NYC EMERGING SCULPTORS ‘93, Sculpture Center, NYC MONSOON WAIT, SIX SCULPTORS EXHIBITION, L.I.U. Campus, NYC A ROOM WITH A VIEW, indoor water/wind installation, Sharpe Foundation, NYC BROOKLYN-QUEENS, Space Program, NYC EXTRINSIC/DIVERGENT: MADE IN GERMANY, Amerika Haus, Berlin, Germany THE AMERICAS?, Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, NYC WASSERWERKE, INSTALLATION IN THE RIVER PANKE, Berlin, Germany




2005 2004

CALLING BEAUTY, Columbus College of Art & Design, Columbus, OH CREATIVE CAPITAL, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY ADAPTATION, Indianapolis Museum of Art THE ENDLESS RENAISSANCE, Bass Museum of Art, Miami Beach, Florida ADAPTATION, Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA THE RAPE OF THE SABINE WOMEN, Smart Museum, University of Chicago WORLDS ON VIDEO – INTERNATIONAL VIDEO ART, Palazzo Strozzi, Florence, Italy MELBOURNE INTERNATIONAL ARTS FESTIVAL, Melbourne, Australia STILL/MOTION, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan FORGETTING VELASQUEZ: LAS MENINAS, Museu Picasso, Barcelona, Spain STILL/MOTION, National Museum of Art, Osaka, Osaka, Japan ADAPTATIONS, Smart Museum of Art at the University of Chicago STILL/MOTION, Mie Prefectural Art Museum, Japan ESTRATOS, San Esteban Church, Murcia, Spain Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick, Maine AN ARCHEAOLOGY, Project Space 176, London, England GREEK PREMIERE, Thessaloniki Film Festival, Thessaloniki, Greece REPLAYING NARRATIVE, Le Mois de la Photo å Montréal, The Parisian Laundry, Montreal ATHENS FESTIVAL, The Benaki Museum, Athens, Greece Moscow International Film Festival, Moscow, Russia EUROPA-NACHT, Pergamon Museum, Berlin, Germany US PREMIER, IFC Center, New York, NY BERLIN PREMIERE, Hamburger Banhof Museum Für Gegenwart, Berlin, Germany ISTANBUL PEDESTRIAN EXHIBITIONS 2: TÜNEL – Karaköy WHITNEY BIENNIAL 2004, Whitney Museum, NYC

FILMS 2010 2005 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

REEL DANCE FESTIVAL, Rape of the Sabine Women screening in Sydney, Perth, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide and Tasmania THE RAPE OF THE SABINE WOMEN, single channel High Definition Video CLIFF HOUSE, multi channel installation 89 SECONDS AT ALCAZAR, single channel video based on Las Meninas PORTMAN’S LOOKING GLASS, a 4 projector installation,150ft. 16mm loop FLY RIGHT, a video triptych of Hasidic girls playing dodge ball SOLACE, a short film featuring soprano Kati Agocs CHINA WHITE - SCENES FROM AN EXILE, three screen panoramic video installation TEN WOMEN AND A SHARK OR 15 YEARS IN 5:30, a short film

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FILMS - continued 1998 1997

1996 1995 1993 1989

TOWN TOPIC, three channel panoramic video installation, shot at Town Topic, Kansas City HOW TO TELL THE FUTURE FROM THE PAST, 12 channel surveillance video installation in the SERKECI TRAIN STATION, Istanbul, Turkey THE WHITES WERE A MYSTERY, 3 channel video filmed in Lomé, Togo IMAGINING BEFOREHAND, 3 channel video, NYC DIE PLATZSÜNDE, collaboration w/Ricoh Gerbl & Ivana Mestrovic, Rome/NYC REAL TIME, single channel video NEW KOKE: AN ADVERTISEMENT FOR REAL LIFE, a short pixal-vision video w/Karen Hatch






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Stevens, Mark, “Beyond the Frame”, New York Magazine, December 13th Gopnik, Blake, “ Whittling Down the Whitney”, The Washington Post, March 14th Saltz, Jerry, “Being There”, The Village Voice, May 7th Sussman, Eve, “The Paper Sculpture Book”, Goggles for Kaleidoscope Eyes, Cabinet Sussman, Eve, Cabinet Instant Replay, Fall 2001 Sussman, Eve, “The Whites Were a Mystery”, Peirogi Press, Fall Anton, Saul, “Eve Sussman, China/White (Art Reviews)”, Time Out, September “Goings on about town, Eve Sussman”, NewYorker, October Halle, Howard, “Eve Sussman, Ornithology” (Art Reviews), Time Out Smith, Roberta, “Despite Changes a Gallery Scene that’s Resilient”, The New York Times, May Schwendener, Martha, “Eve Sussman, Ornithology”, The New Art Examiner, July Fritz von Klinggäff, Die Tagezeitung, “Das Verschwinden des Barbiers”, November Gear, Josephine, “Eve Sussman @ Bronwyn Keenan Gallery”, Review, May Berger, Laurel, “In Their Sights”, Art News, April Coen, Eva, “Casa tua `e Casa mia”, Guiliette, September 1996 Glueck, Grace, “Prowling the City for Public Art”, The New York Observer, August 1995 Cotter, Holland, The New York Times, August 1995 Melrod, George, Sculpture, (NYC exhibition review), January 1994 Mattei, Peter, “Who has enlarged this hole?” (catalogue), May 1994. Levin, Kim, “Choices”, Village Voice, June 1994. Levin, Kim, “Down the Rabbit Hole”, Village Voice, June 1994 Lindsay, David, “A Mad House”, New York Press, June 1994 Zeigler, Ulf Erdmann, “Zusammenscluß zum Zweck der Selbstauflösung”, Die tageszeitung, January Wittemann, Jochen, “Verrätselte Studie, Witzeige Installation”, Märkische Allegmeine, February Schwendenwein, Jude, “Six Sculptors”, (catalogue essay), July Kimmelman, Michael, “Sculpture’s Season in the Sun”, New York Times, August 6th Giusti, Karen, “Signatures in the Public Sphere”, Public Art Review, Spring/Summer

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Quint Contemporary Art artist Eve Sussman