Marisa Merz

MARISA MERZ

Born 1926 Turin, Italy

Lives and works in Turin

Awards


2013

Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement – 55th International Art Exhibition, La Biennale di Venezia


2001

La Biennale di Venezia – Special Jury Prize

Solo Exhibitions


2017

"Marisa Merz: The Sky is a Great Space," The Met Breuer, New York [traveling to: The Hammer Musuem, Los Angeles]


2016

"Marisa Merz," Thomas Dane Gallery, London

“Marisa and Mario Merz,” Museum of Contemporary Art Rome, Rome

"Marisa Merz," Gladstone Gallery, New York


2013

“Marisa Merz,” Sepentine Gallery, London

“Marisa Merz,” Bernier/Eliades Gallery, Athens

"Marisa Merz," Gladstone Gallery, New York


2012

“Marisa Merz,” Monica De Cardenas Galleria, Zuoz, Switzerland

“Marisa Merz,” Christian Stein, Milan, Italy

“Marisa Merz: disegnare disegnare ridisegnare il pensiero immagine che cammina,”
Fondazione Merz, Turin, Italy


2011

“Marisa Merz,” Gladstone Gallery, Brussels

“Marisa Merz: non corrisponde eppur fiorisce,” Fondazione Querini Stampalia, Venice, Italy           


2010

“Marisa Merz,” Gladstone Gallery, New York

“Marisa Merz,” Centre internationale d’art et du paysage, Ile de Vassivière, France


2008

“Marisa Merz,” Christian Stein Gallery, Milan, Italy


2007

“Marisa Merz,” Museo D'Arte Contemporanea Donnaregina, Naples, Italy


2004

“Marisa Merz,” Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York


2003

“Marisa Merz,” Kunstmuseum Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland


2002

“Marisa Merz,” Marian Goodman Gallery, Paris


1998

“Marisa Merz,” Villa delle Rose, Galleria d’Arte Moderna, Bologna, Italy


1996

“Marisa Merz,” Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam


1995

“Marisa Merz,” Kunstmuseum Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland


1994

“Marisa Merz,” Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris

“Marisa Merz,” Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York


1993

“Marisa Merz,” Christian Stein Gallery, Milan, Italy


1984

“Marisa Merz,” Jean and Karin Bernier Gallery, Athens


1980

“Marisa Merz,” Gallery Tucci Russo, Turin, Italy


1979

“Marisa Merz,” Jean and Karin Bernier Gallery, Athens


1975

“Marisa Merz,” Gallery l'Attico, Rome


1969

“Marisa Merz,” Gallery l'Attico, Rome


1967

“Marisa Merz,” Gallery Gian Enzo Sperone, Turin, Italy

Group Exhibitions


2017

“É solo un inizio. 1968,” Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Rome

“Margherita Stein: Rebel With a Cause,” Magazzino Italian Art, Cold Spring, New York

"Plages," Campoli Presti, London


2016

“Identity Revisted,” The Warehouse, Dallas, Texas

“Revolution in the Making: Abstract Sculpture by Women, 1947-2016,” Hauser Wirth & Schimmel, Los Angeles, California


2015

"TUTTTOVERO," Fondazione Merz and Castello di Rivoli, Turino, Italy

“Ennesima. An Exhibition of Seven Exhibitions on Italian Art (Ennesima: Una mostra di sette mostre sull’arte italiana),” Triennale di Milano, Milan


2014

“Group Exhibition,” Bernier-Eliades Gallery, Athens

“Looking Back: The Eighth White Columns Annual,” White Columns, New York


2013

"Mind is Outer Space," Casey Kaplan, New York

“Il Palazzo Enciclopedico / The Encyclopedic Palace,” curated by Massimiliano Gioni, The 55th International Art Exhibition, La Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy


2009

“Visage,” New Galerie de France, Paris

“Orientamento,” Galleria Cardi, Pietrasanta, Italy


2008

“Revolutions – Forms that Turn,” Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, Australia


2007

“Makers and Modelers: Works in Ceramic,” Gladstone Gallery, New York


2006

"Wrestle," Bard Center for Curatorial Studies and Hessel Museum of Art,

Annandale-on-Hudson, New York


2002

"Arte Povera," Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York


2001

“Zero to Infinity: Arte Povera 1962-1972,” Tate Modern, London [traveled to: Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles; Hirshhorn Museum,

Washington, D.C.]

49th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy


1998

“Marisa Merz, Domenico Bianchi,” Christian Stein Gallery, Milan, Italy


1995

“Die italienische Metamorphose, 1943-1968,” Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany


1994

"The Italian Metamorphosis,1943-1968,” The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum,

New York


1989

“Bilderstreit," Messehallen, Cologne, Germany

"Einleuchten," Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany


1988

"Zeitlos," Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin

La Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy


1987

"Octobre des Arts," Museé Saint Pierre Art Contemporain, Lyon, France


1986

“Chambres d’Amis,” Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst, Ghent, Belgium

"Fideliter, 1966-1986," Christian Stein Gallery, Turin, Italy             

"Sonsbeek," Arnhem, The Netherlands

"SkulpturSein," Städtische Kunsthalle, Düsseldorf, Germany


1985

"Del arte povera a 1985," Palazio Velazques, Palazio de Cristal, Madrid, Spain

“The KNOT Arte Povera at P.S.1," P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, New York

"Promenades," Parc Lullin, Centre d'Art Contemporain, Geneva, Switzerland 

"De Sculptura," Messepalast, Vienna

"Spuren, Skulpturen, und Monumente ihrer praezisen Reise," Kunsthaus Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland


1984

Gallery Albert Baronian, Brussels

"Ouverture/Arte Contemporanea," Castello di Rivoli, Turin, Italy

"Coerenza in coerenza: dall'Arte Povera al 1984," Mole Antonelliana, Turin, Italy


1983

"Eine Kunst-Geschichte in Turin 1959- 1983", Gallery Konrad Fischer, Düsseldorf, Germany; Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne, Germany


1982

Documenta 7, Kassel, Germany


1981

"Identité Italienne: l'art en Italie depuis 1959," Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris


1980

La Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy


1979

"Le stanze," Castello Colonna, Genazzano, Italy


1978

Gallery Franco Toselli, Milan, Italy


1977

"Arte in Italia 1960-1977,” Gallery Civica d'Arte Moderna, Turin, Italy; Galleria Salvatore, Milan, Italy


1976

"Autori vari per Europa-America," Gallery Franz Paludetto- LP220, Turin, Italy


1975

“Mostra per le fabbriche occupate,” Gallery Multipli, Turin, Italy


1974

Gallery Franco Toselli, Milan, Italy


1970

"Gennaio 70," III Biennale della Pittura Giovane, Museo Civico, Bologna, Italy


1969

Aeroporto di Ciampino, Rome

"Op Losse Schroeven," Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam

"Verbogene Strukturen," Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany


1968

“Arte Povera + Azione Povera,” Arsenali dell'Antica Republica, Amalfi, Italy; Centro Studio Colautti, Salerno, Italy


1967

Piper Club, Turin, Italy

Deposito d'Arte presente, Turin, Italy