L.A. Raeven

Biography

Born 1971 in Heerlen (NL), live and work Amsterdam

Selected Projects
2008
Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam, October
Arco, Madrid, 13 February through 18 February
2007
Artissima, Torino, 9 November through 11 November
Mindshare, HAAS & FISCHER, Zuerich, January through February
Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, Netherlands, June through August
2006
Film Premiere screening 001, Ellen de Bruijne Projects curated by Jan van Woensel, Amsterdam, 14 January through 18 February
Dreamworks, HAAS & FISCHER, Zurich, February
LMAK gallery, New York, Feb/March
Youth of Today, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt a/m, May/Sept
Family Affairs, Musee des Beaux Arts Brussels, 14 June throug 10 Sept
Into Me/ Out of Me, PS1, New York, 25 June through 25 September
2005
Love knows many faces, Ellen de Bruijne Projects (solo), 26 February through 3 April
Coming Back, Crac Alsace, Altkirch, 13 March through 22 May
Critical Society, Badische Kunstverein, Karlsruhe, 25 March through 22 November
Manuela Klerkx, double show with Julika Rudelius, Milano Feb through March
Resonance, Montevideo, Amsterdam, 02 April through 05 Jun
The Summer of beauty: Almost perfect, Stedelijk Museum Schiedam 2 July through 28 August
LMAK Williamsburg/New York, performance project August through Sept
Thin Line; the movie, curated Jan van Woensel, Brussel a.o. Sept
Uitzicht met een zandkorrel, LUMC Leiden, 25 Sept through 29 Sept
Sibling/Bruderschaft, Haus der Kunst Muenchen, 19 Oct through 22 Jan
2004
Sibling Rivalry, (solo) Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam, 5 through 15 March
Engaging the Speculul, curated by Loeky Keijsers, Bannister Gallery, Providence, US, 7 through 28 Oct
Re-enact, Club 11/Casco-Mediametic, Amsterdam, 12 Dec
2003
Turbulence, CCA Kiev en MMK Arnhem, 27 June through 24 Aug
Disturbance, curated by Helena Kontova, Prague Biennale, National Gallery Prague
Coup de Coeur/ a sentimental choice, CRAC Alsace, Altkirch, September
Deviations, Galerie K&S, Berlin, October
(in search of) the perfect lover, Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Deurle
Sad Wings of Destiny, Gallery 400, Chicago
When Darkness falls, Midway Cont. Art, St. Paul Minnesota, 14 Feb through Dec
2002
Wild Zone 1, Wild Zone 2, ICA, Institute of Contemporary Art, London (solo with
Annika Larsson) curated by Martijn van Nieuwenhuyzen and Christina Ricupero
Killer Queen, Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju Zuid Korea, curated by Lisette Smits
for Charles Esche
Commitment, Fonds BKVB, Las Palmas Rotterdam
Ludwig Museum, Budapest (project room)
Art Forum Berlin at Ellen de Bruijne Projects
Lookalike, NFI, Rotterdam
Body Electric, Cheekwood museum, Nashville USA
2001
The Infected Garden, video program Pandimonium, Lux centre, London
Ideal Individual, Charim gallery, Vienna (solo)
Wild Zone, Witte de With, Rotterdam (cat.)
Proband a/b, Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam (solo)
ARS AEVI rendez-vous 3; east-west, Galerija MAK, Sarajevo, curated by Zdenka Badovinac
Prodigal Prodigy, White Box, New York (cat.) curated by Theo Tegelaers
4FREE, Buero Friedrich, Berlin (group show) curated by Waling Boers
Killer Queen, Casco Projects, Utrecht (solo) curated by Lisette Smits (solo)
2000
Unlimited.nl #3, De Appel Amsterdam (cat.) curated by Zdenka Badovinac
Prada in Hotel New York, P.S.1, New York, curated by Alice Smits
La Ville, Le Jardin, La Memoire, Villa Medici, Rome, curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist,
Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev and Laurence Bosse
TransAct, Museum in Progress, Vienna
Test Room, Marres, Maastricht

Publications and Catalogs
2006
Catalogue Family Affairs
2005
Catalogue Sibling/Bruderschaft
2004
Catalogue Sibling Rivalry by La Cinca
2003
Catalogue Deviations, K&S Galerie Berlin
Catalogue Prague Biennial, curated by Helena Kontova a/o
Catalogue Turbulence, CCA Kiev and MMK Arnhem
2002
Catalogue Lookalike, NFI Rotterdam
Catalogue Commitment, Fonds BKVB, Las Palmas Rotterdam
Catalogue Gwangju biennale, South Korea
2001
Catalogue Issues in contemporary culture and aesthetics, Test Room (a project in terrorism),
Jan van Eyck Akademie department of theory, August
FROM #4, texts by dr.Antje von Graevenitz, interview by Tanja Elstgeest, publication
Witte de With, Rotterdam
2000
Casco Issues #6, Casco Projects Utrecht
Catalogue Pandamoniumfestival, Lux Centre, London
Hype Text
Art Forum, Sept. Issue
1999
Catalogue Le Jardin, Villa Medici, Rome
Catalogue Unlimited.nl #3, De Appel, Amsterdam
Reviews
2003
Kyiv Post, April 10, 2003, Dutch bring 'turbulence' to a land in flux, Daniel Macisaac
Flash Art no 228, Jan/Feb 2003, Aperto Amsterdam, Andreas Schlaegel
2002
De Witte Raaf, Nov/Dec 2002, Wat verschijnt is goed, wat goed is verschijnt, Jennifer Allen
Art Forum Int. Summer 2002, L.A.Raeven ICA London, Barry Schwabsky
Newsweek, March 18, 2002, Twins of thin, Ginanne Brownell
The Observer, Sunday Feb 17, 2002, Hungry for Fame, Sean O'Hagan
BBC Newsnight Review with panellists Kristy Wark, Paul Morley, Elaine Showalter, Joe Queenan, Feb 15, 2002
Blueprint no 192, Feb 2002, Mixed Doubles/Why LA Raeven took on Prada, Franscesca Gavin
www.ArtForum.com
2001
Berliner Zeitung, July 13 2001, Trendsetter der Fruehjahrskollektion, Knut Ebeling
Metropolis M, LA Raeven, Annie Fletcher, #3 international issue June 2001
2000
Metropolis M, 2000, Ongemeen agressief, Annie Fletcher
1999
Flash Art, spring 1999, Unlimited.nl #3, P. Ellis

TV and Radio Broadcasts
2007
TV-Coverage of L.A.Raeven's Mindshare, Kulturplatz, broadcasted by SF Schweizer Fernsehen
2003
Art and the City, BBC 3, 2003
WHEN? Newsnight review, BBC
2002
Bonanza VPRO, samenstelling Gabrielle Provaas, Nederland 3, feb 24 2002

Love Knows Many Faces, 2005