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1967
Geboren in Warschau, Polen | born in Warsaw, Poland
Lebt und arbeitet in London | lives and works in London

Studium an | studied at
Wojciech Gerson School of Art, Warsaw
Central St. Martin's School of Art, London
Goldsmith College, London

2011 Arnold-Bode-Preis
 

Einzelausstellungen | Solo Exhibitions

2016
Now this, is this the end … the end of the beginning or the beginning of the end?, Schinkel Pavillon, Berlin
To the son of man who ate the scroll, Fondazione Prada, Milano
New Museum, New York

2014
Preparatory Notes for a Chicago Comedy, 8th Berlin Biennale, Museen Dahlem, Berlin
Public Address: Goshka Macuga Tapestries, Lunds Konsthall, Sweden
Madness and Ritual, Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, Munich

2013
Non-Consensual Act (in progress), Stockholm
Anna Boghiguian & Goshka Macuga, Iniva, London
Sexuality of Atoms, Andrew Kreps, New York

2012
Goshka Macuga, Andrew Kreps, NY
Exhibit A, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago
Goshka Macuga, Kate MacGarry, London
Untitled, Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, Munich

2011
Zachęta National Gallery of Art, Warsaw
It Broke from Within, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis

2010
Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, Munich

2009
I Am Become Death, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel
The Bloomberg Commission: Goshka Macuga: The Nature of the Beast, Whitechapel Gallery, London
All That is Solid Melts into Air, Mechelen

2008
Turner Prize 2008, exhibition of the nominees, Tate Britain, London
Gottessegen, Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, Munich

2007
Objects in Relation, Art Now, Tate Britain, London
What's In a Name, Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York

2006
Mula sem Cabeça (Headless Mule), How to Live Together, 27th Sao Paulo Biennial
Sleep of Ulro, A Foundation, Liverpool

2005
Kate MacGarry, London

2003
Kabinett der Abstrakten, Bloomberg Space, London
Picture Room, Gaswork Gallery, London

2002
Friendship of the Peoples (with Declan Clarke), The Project, Dublin
Untitled, Fundacja Galerii Foksal, Warsaw
Homeless Furniture, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow

2000
Cave, Kunstakuten, Stockholm

1999
Cave, Sali Gia, London


Gruppenausstellung | Group Exhibitions

2015
Political Populism, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna
United Nations extended – The Vienna Dialog, freiraum quartier21 International, Vienna
Dead: A Celebration of Mortality, Saatchi Gallery, London

2014
Report from the Exhibition, Kate MacGarry, London, United Kingdom
Preparatory Notes for a Chicago Comedy, Museum Dahlem, 8th Berlin Biennale, Berlin
Tagore's Post Office, Neue Gesellschaft für Bildende Kunst, Berlin
The New International, Garage Museum of Contemporary Art, Moscow

2013
Tagore's Universal Allegories: Goshka Macuga & Anna Boghiguian, IINIVA, London
Busted, The High Line, New York
Revolution from Within, Kaufmann Repetto, Milano

2012
United Nations Revisited, Galerie M, Berlin
United Nations Revisited, Kunstverein Bonn, Bonn
Dokumenta (13), Kassel
Positions on Conceptual Art, Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, Munich

2011 I 2012
Secret Societies. To Know, To Dare, To Will, To Keep Silence, CAPC - Musée d´art contemporain, Bordeaux

2011
We Will Live, We Will See, Zabludowicz Collection, London
Drawing 2011 – Biennial Fundraiser, The Drawing Room, London
Geheimgesellschaften. Wissen Wagen Wollen Schweigen, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt

2010
Traccia 02 (with Pinot Gallizio), Galleria Martano, Turin
Newspeak: British Art Now, Eremitage, St. Petersburg
Tutto e' connesso: ricerche e approfondimenti nell'arte dell'ultimo decennio attraverso la collezione, Castello di Rivoli, Turin
Strange Comfort (Afforded by the Profession), Istituto Svizzero, Rom
Use & Mention, Stephen Lawrence Gallery, University of Greenwich, London
The Curse of Imagination, Gallery of Contemporary Art Bunkier Sztuki, Krakau
East Bound, Kai 10 – Raum für Kunst, Dusseldorf
Secret Societies, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt/Main
Behind the Green Door, Harris Lieberman, New York
Star City, Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham
Morality Act. V. Power Alone, Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam
Morality Act. VI. Remember Humanity, Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam

2009
We're Moving, The Sackler Building, Royal Academy of Art, London
It's You. Not Me., Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York
Fare Mondi, 53rd International Art Exhibition –
La Biennale di Venezia
Sniper, Galerie Biedermann, Munich
Modern Ruins, Kate MacGarry Gallery, London

2008
Fables du doute, La Galerie. Centre d'art contemporain, Noisy-le-Sec, France
The Great Transformation – Kunst und taktische Magie, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt
5. Berlin Biennale, Berlin
Martian Museum of Terrestrial Art, Barbican Art Gallery, London
Santhal Family: positions around an Indian sculpture, MuHKA Museum of Contemporary Art, Antwerpen

2007
The Affirmation, Chelsea Space (Chelsea College of Art and Design), London
Les Palais Des Etoiles: These Are Also Wings (performance with DADADANDY), Selfridges, London

2006
We've Lost Our Heart and Mind, Event Gallery, London
Moving in Architecture, (selected by Cyril Lepetit), Camden Arts
Centre, London; Curzon Cinema Soho, London
Mula sem Cabeça (Headless Mule), How to Live Together, 27th São Paulo Biennial, São Paulo
The Past is a Foreign Country: They do Things Differently There, Mathilda is Calling, Institut Mathildenhöhe, Darmstadt
3rd Attese Biennale di Ceramica nell'Arte Contemporanea, Museo della Ceramica Manlio Trucco, Albissola Superiore, Italy
16th Biella Prize for Engraving, Museo del Territorio Biellese, Biella, Italy

2005
Communism, Project Arts Centre, Dublin, Ireland
The British Art Show, Baltic and touring the UK
Go Between, Magazin 4 – Bregenzer Kunstverein, Bregenz, Austria
Can Buildings Curate? Architectural Association, London, April
Spring/Summer, curated by Simon Moretti, Program, London

2004
Autumn Catalog Leather Fringes, Kunsthalle Basel, Switzerland
Perfectly Placed, South London Gallery, London
Expo 21: Strategies of the Display, Angel Row Gallery, Nottingham; Mead Gallery, Coventry, UK
Relay, PR04, Puerto Rico
Trackers, PM Gallery, London
Tonight, Studio Voltaire, London

2003
Vis à Vis, Platform, London
Ponce, The Ship, London
Creek, Cell Project, London
The Straight or Crooked Way, Royal College of Art, London
Chockerfukingblocked, Jeffrey Charles Gallery, London

2002
London Underground, Taipei Fine Art Museum, Taipei, Taiwan
Pause, Conception, Gwangju Biennale 2002, Corea
The New Religious Art, Henry Peacock Gallery, London
Liverpool Biennial of Contemporary Art
T.O.F.U, Barts Wells Institute, London
The House of Horror, Outline Gallery, Amsterdam
Woof Woof, Becoming Animal, Project, Dublin

2001
Open Plan P3, the marathon, Alphadelta Gallery and Artio Gallery, Athens
Teeth and Trousers, Cell Project Space, London
Woof Woof, Becoming Animal, Austrian Cultural Forum, London
a very nice film club, Vilma Gold Gallery, London
3 in 1 – Curatorial Mutiny Part 4, Nylon Gallery, London
Avalanche, Hales Gallery, London
Forever Yours, Wooden Heart, AVCO Gallery, London
Skuggspel, Tullkammaren Umea
Zawody Malarskie, Galeria Bielska BWA, Bielska-Biala
Free Wahlen/ Uptight out of control 3, Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden
Sexy, Houldsworth Fine Art, London

1999
A Mountain and a Valley, Cubitt Gallery, London

Artists book:
Macuga, Goshka: Sleep of Ulro. Edited by Fiona Boundy & Bryony Bond, design: Fraser Muggeridge, hard cover, 248 pages + brochure, full colour, 2007. ISBN/EAN 978-90-8690-116-6

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Goshka Macuga

Haus der Frau 2, 2008
Glas, Stoff, Stahl
120 x 700 x 100 cm

Goshka Macuga

Untitled (snake), 2008
hand printed photograph mounted on diasec 
140 x 300 cm 
Edition of 3

Goshka Macuga

Untitled (Conquest of the skies), Collection of the artist, 2008
Digital bromide print
144,50 x 102,50 cm
Edition 1/3

Goshka Macuga

Untitled (Gottessegen), Collection of the artist, 2008
Digital bromide print
97 x 122,70 cm
Edition 1/3

Goshka Macuga

Colin Powell, 2011
Bronze, 71 x 90 x 56 cm
Edition 2/3

Goshka Macuga

International Institute of Intellectual Co-operation, Configuration 5, Beginning: Charles Darwin, Madame Blavatsky, Nicolas Copernicus, Martin Ryle, Fred Hoyle, Andrei Linde, Stephen Hawking, Yuri Gagarin, Anaximander, Carlo Rovelli, 2015, Bronze
286 x 572 x 369 cm

Installation View Fondazione Prada, Milan, 2016

Goshka Macuga

International Institute of Intellectual Co-operation, Configuration 11, Last Man: Noam Chomsky, Georg Wilhelm Hegel, Karl Marx, Friedrich Nietzsche, Mikhail Gorbachev, Francis Fukuyama,
2015, Bronze,
213 x 327 x 293 cm

Installation View Fondazione Prada, Milan, 2016

Goshka Macuga

International Institute of Intellectual Co-operation, Configuration 3, Mnemonics: Aby Warburg, Giordano Bruno, Socrates, Robert Fludd, Ramon Llull, Sigmund Freud, St. Augustine, 2015, Bronze
410 x 568 x 229 cm

Installation View Fondazione Prada, Milan, 2016

Goshka Macuga

Backdrop. Living room, 2014
Tapestry
270 x 438 cm
Edition 3/5 + 2 AP

Goshka Macuga

Aby Warburg on Madness and Ritual, set for Scene 2, 2014
Tapestry, 270 x 366 cm
Edition 2/5 + 2 AP

Goshka Macuga

Installation view Kunsthalle Mainz
Aby Warburg, 2014,
Steel core with appliqué, painted,
170 x 100 cm, Edition 1/3 + 1 AP
Backdrop. Living room, 2014,
Tapestry, 270 x 438 cm,
Edition 3/5 + 2 AP

Goshka Macuga

Before the Beginning and After the End, 2016

Goshka Macuga

Installation view Schinkel Pavillon, Berlin, 2016

Goshka Macuga

Installation view Schinkel Pavillon, Berlin, 2016

Goshka Macuga

International Institute of Intellectual Co-operation, Configuration 23, End of Art: Guerilla Girls, 2016, Bronze

Goshka Macuga

International Institute of Intellectual Co-operation, Configuration 17, Time's arrow: Kanak Man, 2016, Bronze

Goshka Macuga

International Institute of Intellectual Co-operation, Configuration 27, End of God: Madame Blavatsky, Giovanni Pico Della Mirandola, Monster of Frankenstein, Rabindranath Tagore, Charles Darwin, 2016
Bronze

Goshka Macuga

International Institute of Intellectual Co-operation, Configuration 1, End of History: Guerrilla Girls, Pussy Riot,Slavoj Zizek, Francis Fukuyama, 2015, Bronze
195 x 260 x 195 cm
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