ImagesBiography, Exhibitions

 

1977
born in Rotterdam
lives and works in Rotterdam

EDUCATION
1999 – 2001 De Ateliers, Amsterdam
1995 – 1999 Academie Voor Beeldende Vorming, Tilburg

 

EXHIBITIONS AT MEYER RIEGGER

2014  Cluster Illusion, Karlsruhe

2011  Eigengrau (The Inner Self In Outer Space), Berlin

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014
The Vision Machine, EMPAC, Troy, NY, USA
MAM Project 021, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, JP
Hyperspace, Contemporary Art Center, Vilnius, LT
Hyperspace, Kunstverein Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, DE

2013
Hyperspace, Pavilin, Leeds, UK

2012
One Thousand Points of Light, National Museums Scotland, Edimbrurgh, UK
Echo Chamber, Kunsthalle Lisbon, Portugal, PT
Analogue Stories, Fotogalleriet, Oslo, NO

2011
Eigengrau, Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg, LUX
Eigengrau, Meyer Riegger Gallery, Berlin, DE
The Art of Orientation, Open Stores, Staatsgalerie, Stuttgart, DE

2010
Melvin Moti, MIT List Visual Arts Center, Boston, USA
From Dust to Dust, Fondazione Galleria Civica, Trento, IT
From Dust to Dust, Wiels, Brussels, BE


2008
When no means on, Museum fur Moderne Kunst Frankfurt, DE
The Prisoner’s Cinema, Frac Champagne, Reims, FR

2007
No Show, Artspeak, Vancouver, CA
E.S.P., Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Amsterdam, NL
The Magic Manual, Kunstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, DE

2006
No Show, Platform Garanti, Istanbul, TUR

2005
The Black Room - Stedelijk Museum Bureau, Amsterdam, NL
The Black Room - Galleria T293, Napoli, IT

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015
The Parliament of Things, Fisrsite, Colchester, UK (upcoming)

2013
Ars viva 12/13. Systeme, Kunstmuseum Vaduz, Liechtenstein
Il Palazzo Enciclopedico, curated by Massimiliano Gioni, 55. Biennale di Venezia, Venice, IT

2012
Nouveau Festival, Centre Pompidou, Paris, FR
L’entre-deux: des savoirs bouleversés, La Kunsthalle Mulhouse, FR
La La La Human Steps, Istanbul Modern, TUR

2011
Analogue Stories. Andreas Bunte and Melvin Moti, Fotogalleriet, Oslo, NO

2010
A Place out of History, Museo Rufi no Tamayo, Mexico City, MEX

2009
Lisson Presents #5, Lisson Gallery, London, UK
Paper Exhibition, Artists Space, New York, USA
The Immediate Future, Lund Konsthall, Lund (K), SE
Score & Script, Contemporary Arts Centre New Orleans, USA

2008
Drawing a Straight Line and Following it, Tate Modern, London, UK
Artist Module, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, FR
The Legend, Chamarande Paris (K), FR
Santal Family, Muhka, Antwerp, (K), BE

2007
Against Time, Bonniers Konsthalle, Stockholm (K)
Playback, Musée d’Art moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris (K)
Infi nite Island, Brooklyn Museum, New York (K)
Pure Self Expression, Kunstverein Köln, Cologne (K)
Double Movement: Migration Aesthetics, Murcia, ES (K)
2nd Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art (K)

2006
International fi lm festival La Rochelle, La Rochelle, FR
The Cabinet of Dr Caligari, Liverpool Biennial (K), UK
Prophets of Deceit, Wattis Institute, San Fransisco (K), USA
Happy Believers, Werkleitz Biennial, Halle (K), DE
Tropico Vegetal / Lost in Paradise, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, FR
Shared History / Decolonizing the Image, Arti et Amicitiae, NL
La Collection Imaginaire, Marres, Maastricht, NL
While We Were Sleeping, Platform Garanti, Istanbul, TUR

2005
Videogeschichten, Galleria Laurin Zurich, CH
Project Rotterdam, Museum Boymans van Beuningen, NL
Off the Record on Radiodays, De Appel Amsterdam, NL
Black Market World, Baltic Triennial, CAC Vilnius, Lithuania & ICA London (K)
Cinema et Peinture, Museé des Beaux-Arts Caen, FRAC Basse-Normandie, FR

2004
International Documentary Filmfestival Amsterdam, NL
Video Rental Store, E-Flux New York City, USA
Document(all), Argos festival Brussels, BE
Cine y Casi Cine, Reina Sofi a Madrid, ES
Tracer, Witte de With Rotterdam (K), NL
Off the Record, Musée d’Art moderne de la Ville de Paris, FR
Something Happened, Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam, NL

2002
Early Works, De Ateliers Amsterdam, NL

 

PUBLICATIONS

2014
Jens Asthoff: Melvin Moti, Kunstforum, issue 225, 2014, p. 266

2010
Bianca Visser. Agujeros Negros. Exit Express. #54 01/10/ 2010
Elena Filipovic. Melvin Moti. Creamier; 10 Curators select 100 Contemporary Artists. Phaidon Press. 01/07/2010
John Menick. Arrangement in Dust and Failure. Art in America. 01/07/2010
Sacha Bronwasser. Curiosa in enorme witte bak blijven incidenten. Volkskrant. 04/03/2010 Hans Den Hartog Jager. Dandy Moti leunt op vorm en suggestie. NRC Handelsblad. 27/03/10

2009
John Menick. Minor Histories: A Conversation with Melvin Moti. Art in America. 01/05/09 Andrea Lissoni. The Magical Bucket. Mousse Magazine. Issue #17. Page 60-63. 01-02-09 Melvin Moti. Miamalism. Essay in Retrospect, Artspeak Vancouver. Page 19-30
Amanda Coulson. Artist Special. Frieze. March Issue.

2008
MMK Zollamt Zauber der Leere. Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung. 27-10-08
Die Bilder entstehen im Kopf des Betrachters. Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung. 18-10-08 Berlin Biennial. Die Zeit. 05-06-08
Berlin Biennial. Artforum. 04-04-08
Berlin Biennial. Frieze. 01-02-08
Overture. Flash Art. 01-05-08
Melvin Moti. Fast Asleep. Essay in catalogue “Santhal Family”. MUHKA. 01-02-08
Melvin Moti. Brouwn is White. Essay in Metropolis Magazine. 01-06-07
Martijn van Nieuwenhuyzen. Interview. Stedelijk Museum Magazine. 01-10-07
Maria Hlavajova. Interview. Citizens and Subjects: Catalogue Dutch Pavilion Venice Biennale.

2006
Sven Lu_tticken. Review The Black Room. Artforum February 2006, page 215 Met Stip. De Groene Amsterdammer 04-04-2006
Sandra Smallenburg. Niet elke dag: Interview. NRC Handelsblad, page 23. 29-12-06

2005
Sasha Bronwasser. Vrij nederland, page 63. 27-08-05
Thomas Michelon. Scouting. Metropolis M, page 85. 01-06-05
Rob Perée. Kunstbeeld, page 15. 01-05-2005.Voorkeur. NRC Handelsblad, page 21. 22-09-05 Machteld Leij. Verwarrende stemmen van toen. NRC Handelsblad. 21-9-05
Lennard Oost. Slaapsessies. NRC Handelsblad, page 30. 23-09-05.
Raymond Frenken. De Aanwezigheid van het Afwezige. Tubelight. 01-10-05
Paola van de Velde. Slaapsceances in de Zwarte Kamer. De Telegraaf. 16-09-05
Het Debuut. Volkskrant, page 21. 25-08-05.
Review The Black Room. Volkskrant, page 24. 08-09-2005.04
Rutger Pontzen. Kunstrai. Volkskrant, page 17. 06-05

2004
Sandra Smallenburg. Kunstrai. NRC Handeslblad, page 10. 06-05-04 Paola van de Velde. Kunstrai. De Telegraaf, page 13. 07-05-04