Leonor Antunes creates sculptures that conflate physical, measurable experience with the effects of memory and time. Layered with historical and material references, her installations extract details and components from work by artists, architects, and designers associated with modernism

Leonor Antunes
Leonor Antunes
Lisbon, 972

Past Exhibitions

Space Shifters

Hayward Gallery
26/09/2018 — 06/01/2019

Light in/as Image

Daimler Contemporary
13/04/2018 — 09/12/2018

Leonor Antunes: The Last Days in Galliate

Pirelli HangarBicocca
14/09/2018 — 13/01/2019

Leonor Antunes: The Frisson of the Togetherness

Whitechapel Gallery
03/10/2017 — 09/04/2018

Leonor Antunes: Acrotonie

Air de Paris
04/02/2017 — 25/03/2017

Solo Shows


Leonor Antunes: I Stand Like A Mirror Before You, New Museum – Project Room, New York


a secluded and pleasant land in this land I wish to dwell, PAMM Pérez Art Museum Miami, Miami


the last days in chimalistac, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel
a linha é tão fina que o olho apesar de aramado com uma lupa, imagina-a ao invés de ve-la, Kunsthalle Lissabon, Lisbon
RAUMPLAN, Gallery Luisa Strina, São Paulo
the space of the window, artist’s choice, collection of the Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris


sculptures for travelling, Kunstverein Harburger Bahnhof, Hamburg
assembled, moved, re-arranged and scrapped continuously, Marc Foxx Gallery, Los Angeles
Discepanices with T.P solo project with Galerie Isabella Bortolozzi, Arco, Madrid
the parallel bars, Air de Paris Gallery, Paris
discrepancies with M.G., Nilufar, Milan

Group Shows


Sharjah Biennial 12: The Past, The Present, The Possible, Sharjah, UAE


Mark The Line, Göteborgs Konsthall, Göteborg
O narrador relutante, CCB Cultural Center, Belem, Lisbon
8th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin
Histories: Works from the Serralves Collection, Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art, Porto
some artist’s artists, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York
Leonor Antunes, Jason Meadows, Carter Mull, Alessandro Pessoli, Marc Foxx, Los Angeles
Beyond the Supersquare, Bronx Museum of the Arts, NY
Decorum, Power Station of Art, Shanghai
Ökonomie der Aufmerksamkeit, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna
Pier 54, High Line, New York


Decorum, Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris
Topo Dendro Philia, Pillar Corrias Gallery, London
Textiles: Open Letter, Abtraktionen, Textilien, Kunst, Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach
Reading Danse, Le C.N.E.A.I., Chatou

Contacts & Details

City of birth: Lisbon Country of birth: Portugal Date of birth: 972 Lives in: Berlin, Germany