Mika Rottenberg (b. 1976, Buenos Aires, Argentina; raised in Tel Aviv, Israel) lives and works in Brooklyn, New York. She attended Hamidrasha, Bait Berl College of Arts, Israel (1998); earned a BFA from School of Visual Arts (2000) and an MFA from Columbia University (2004). Honors include fellowships at Sommerakademie im Zentrum Paul Klee, Bern (2011) and The Flaherty International Film Seminar (2010); awards from The Rema Hort Mann Foundation (2004) and The Cartier Award in conjunction with the Frieze Art Fair (2006). Her videos have been included in juried selections by Planete Doc Film Festival, Warsaw (2011) and CPH:DOX FIlm Festival, Copenhagen (2010). Her work has been included in the exhibitions Mary’s Cherries, FRAC Languedoc-Roussilon, Montpellier (2012); Nottingham Contemporary, United Kingdom (2012); SEVEN, Performa, New York (2011); Cheese, Squeeze, and Tropical Breeze: Video Works 2003-2010, M-Museum Leuven, Belgium (2011); Dough, Cheese, Squeeze and Tropical Breeze, De Appel, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (2011); Uber die Metapher des Wachstums (On the Metaphor of Growth), Frankfurter Kunstverein / Kunstverein Hannover / Kunsthaus Baselland (2011); Once Upon a Time , Guggenheim Berlin (2011); New Work: Mika Rottenberg, SFMoMA (2010); Squeeze, Mary Boone Gallery, New York (2010); Contemplating the Void, Guggenheim Museum, New York (2010); Intemperie, 2nd Bienal del Fin del Mundo, Ushuaia, Argentina (2009); 2008 Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (2008); The Irresistible Force, Tate Modern, London (2007); Moscow Biennale, Moscow (2007). Dough, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin (2006); Uncertain States of America, Serpentine Gallery, London (2006); Tropical Breeze, Le Case D’Arte, Milan (2005); New Work/ New Acquisitions, MoMA, New York (2005); and Greater New York, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City (2005).

Mika Rottenberg
Buenos Aires, 1976

Upcoming Exhibitions

Mika Rottenberg at the Bass

The Bass
07/12/2017 — 30/04/2018

Past Exhibitions

Paratoxic Paradoxes

The Benaki Museum
23/03/2017 — 21/05/2017

Mika Rottenberg: Cheese

Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art 15/10/2016 — 26/02/2017

Cathedrals of Consumption

Spinello Projects
02/05/2016 — 30/07/2016

Mika Rottenberg

Palais de Tokyo
23/06/2016 — 11/09/2016

Solo Shows

Mika Rottenberg, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France, June 23 – September 11 (forthcoming)

NoNoseKnows, Shishang Art Musuem, Beijing, China, November 14 – February 28, 2016
Mika Rottenberg, Jupiter Artland Foundation, Edinburgh, UK, May 15–July 23

Bowls Balls Souls Holes, Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, NY, May 7 – June 14 Mika Rottenberg: Bowls Balls Souls Holes, The Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, February 2 – June 8

Squeeze: Video Works by Mika Rottenberg, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel, December 3 – April 5
Sneeze to Squeeze, Magasin 3, Stockholm, Sweden, February 8 – June 2

Group Shows

The Artist’s Museum, ICA Boston, Boston, MA, November 16 2016 – March 26, 2017 (forthcoming)
#iwillmedievalfutureyou4, Museet for Samtidskunst, Roskilde, Denmark, May 20 – August 14 (forthcoming)
Glasgow International, Tramway, Glasgow, Scotland, April 8 – 25 (forthcoming) The New Human, Part Two: Knock Knock, Is Anyone Home? Moderna Museet Malmo, Malmo, Sweden, in collaboration with the Julia Stoschek Collection, February 27 – Sepember 4
Takashi Murakami’s Superflat Collection–From Shōhaku and Rosanjin to Anselm Kiefer, Yokohama Musuem of Art, Yokohama, Japan, January 30 – April 3 Everyday Images, Randers Kunstmusuem, Randers, Denmark.

Contemporary Art Museum, Kumamoto, Japan, October 10 – December Demonstrating Minds, Nykytaiteen museo / Museum of Contemporary Art, Kiasma, Helsinki, Finland, October 9 – March 20
FUTURE PRESENT, Schaulager Museum, Münchenstein, Switzerland, June 13 – January 31, 2016
Venice Biennial 2015, curated by Okwui Enwezor, Venice, Italy, May 9 – November 22
The New Human, Moderna Museet Malmo, Malmo, Sweden, in collaboration with The Julia Stoschek Collection, March 14 – October 18
Labor Representation, Albright Knox, Buffalo, New York, March 5 – May 17 Bricology: The Mouse and The Parrot, La Villa Arson, Galerie du patio and galerie des cypress, Nice,France, February 15 – August 31
The Museum Presents Itself, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Israel, January 22, (end date to be determined)

Contacts & Details

City of birth: Buenos Aires Country of birth: Argentina Date of birth: 1976 Lives in: New York