Monique van Genderen

 

Selected works

Biography

born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

1991         California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA, M.F.A.
1987         University of California at San Diego, CA, B.F.A.

lives and works in Los Angeles

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015

Monique Van Genderen. Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Culver City, CA

2014

Monique Van Genderen. Ameringer | McEnery | Yohe , New York City, NY
Monique van Genderen. Galleri Brandstrup, Oslo
Monique van Genderen. Eight Modern Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

2013

Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Culver City, CA

2012

D’Amelio Gallery, New York, NY
Effearte, Milan, Italy

2011

Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Culver City, CA
Monique van Genderen. Kunstverein Heilbronn, Heilbronn, Germany
The Gentle Art of Making Enemies. Galerie Michael Janssen, Berlin Germany

2009

The Library: Start This Story Over. Pacific Design Center, West Hollywood, CA
Personal Exhibition. The Happy Lion, Los Angeles CA

2008

EffeArte, Milan
Dirty Water. Galerie Michael Janssen, Berlin

2007

New Works.The Happy Lion, Los Angeles CA
Voges and Partner, Frankfurt
Ruzicska, Salzburg (with Kate Costello)

2006

The Sensory Foundations of Mental Life. Savannah College of Art and Design, Atlanta GA
Galerie Catherine Bastide, Brüssel
Hammer Projects. UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles CA
Bernier/Eliades Gallery, Athens

2005

Within the same breath…. Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus OH
The Happy Lion, Los Angeles CA
Howard House, Seattle WA
Le Consortium, (with Kirsten Everberg), Dijon

2004

Locker Plant, Chinati Foundation, Marfa TX
The Happy Lion, Los Angeles CA

2003

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia PA

2002

Sandroni Rey Gallery, Venice CA

2001

Venetia Kapernikas Gallery, New York NY

2000

Sandroni Rey Gallery, Venice CA

1999

Deep River Gallery, (with Margo Victor), Los Angeles CA

1996

Standard of Living, Amanda M. Obering Gallery, Los Angeles CA

 

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015

L´oiseau Présente - Be Abstract. Galerie am Markt, Schwäbisch Hall
Group Exhibiion. Galerie Catherine Bastide, Brussels

2014

Capture the Rapture. CB1 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2013

High Low. Irvine Fine Arts Center, Irvine, CA
ANDERS KJELLESVIK / MONIQUE VAN GENDEREN / J. ARIADHITYA PRAMUHENDRA.
Galerie Michael Janssen, Berlin
Garden Party. Fellows of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA

2013

Painting in Place. (Presented by LAND - Los Angeles Nomadic Divsion), Farmers and Merchants Bank,
Los Angeles, CA

2012

Burning Colours. HOPSTREET, Brussels, Belgium
The Venice Beach Biennial. Venice, CA
The Planter Show. forYourArt, Los Angeles, CA
Paper does not blush. Galerie Michael Janssen, Berlin

2011

Los Angeles Museum of Ceramics. (curated with Roger Herman) ACME Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Dorothea. Ancient & Modern, London, UK
Works of Paper. ACME Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2010

Branstrup Gallery, Oslo, Norway
Ambigu – Contemporary Painting Between Abstraction and Narration. (curated by Konrad Bitterli) Kunstmuseum St.Gallen, CH
Höhenkoller. Pacific Design Center, LA, CA
Abstractive Measures. Arena Gallery Santa Monica, CA

2008

Living Flowers Ikebana and Contemporary Art, (curated by Karen Higa), Japanese American National Museum, Los Angeles CA
Punto Linea Superficie (Dot Line Surface), EffeArte, Milan, Italy

2007

Back to Nature. Ruzicska, Salzburg
Twentieth Century Fox Studios, (organized by The UCLA/Hammer Museum), Los Angeles CA
Fleeing the Scene. The Happy Lion Gallery, Los Angeles CA
Small but Beautiful. Gasser & Grunert, Inc., New York NY
Sparkle Then Fade. Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma WA
Modern Lovers. Glendale College Art Gallery, Glendale CA
Group Show. Bernier/Eliades Gallery, Athens

2006

Art Unlimited, (curated by Samuel Keller), Art Basel 37, Basel
III Edició del Certamen Internacional de Pintura de Castelló. Museu de Belles Arts de Castelló, Castelló de la Plana
Masters & Johnson. Galeria Charro Negro, Guadalajara
Off the Shelf: New Forms in Contemporary Artists’ Books. The Frances Lehman Loeb Art
Center, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie NY
Los Angeles Art Now. Galleri SE, Bergen
Rundumschlag. Ruzicska, Salzburg
Hotel California. Glendale College Art Gallery, Glendale CA

2005

Wall Paintings. (curated by Francis Colpitt), University of San Antonio, TX (Catalogue)
Strictly Painting III. The Right Side of Painting. Voges and Partner Galerie, Frankfurt
Sight Lines. Galerie Michael Janssen, Köln
Closer to Home. The 48th Corcoran Biennial, The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. (Catalogue)

2004

Full House. (curated by David Pagel), Clairmont Graduate University Art Gallery, Clairmont CA
The sixth annual altoids curiously strong collection. The New Museum, New York NY
Consolidated Works, Seattle, WA; Arthouse, Austin, TX; The Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art, Philadelphia PA
So few opportunities, so many mistakes. (curated by Josh Smith), Champion Fine Art, Brooklyn NY
Wake-up and apologize. Hayworth Gallery, Los Angeles CA

2003

Small Works. Margo Victor Presents, Hollywood CA
The greatest album covers that never were. Track 16 Gallery, Santa Monica CA
The Art of Pain. Gallery C, Hermosa Beach CA
Fragments. PSprojectspace, Amsterdam

2002

Art of Paper. APER, Weatherspoon Museum of Art, Greensboro NC (<Catalogue)
Raid Projects, Los Angeles CA
Fake Paintings. Kbond, Los Angeles CA

2001

Lineformcolor. Howard House, Seattle WA
Big Plastic. Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena CA
Cross-Cuts: Seven Los Angeles Artists. Ben Maltz Gallery at Otis College, Los Angeles CA
Snapshot: New Art from Los Angeles. Armand Hammer Museum, Los Angeles CA; Museum of
Contemporary Art, Miami FL (Catalogue)
De Beaufort, Exposito, van Genderen. Rosamund Felsen Gallery, Santa Monica CA
Painting beyond Painting. Christine Rose Gallery, New York NY

1997

Trimmings and Scraps. Gavlak Projects, Silverlake CA
Trans Inter Post: Hybrid Spaces. (curated by Pamela Bailey), UC Irvine, Irvine CA
Loves Labor‘s Lost. (curated by Sue Spaid), (collaboration with John Souza)

1993

Private and public pleasures. (curated by Lauren Lesko), (Catalogue)
School of Beauty, Los Angeles CA (Catalogue)

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2013

Shaw, Michael and Jody Zellen. “ArtScene: Olga Koumoundourous and Monique Van Genderen at Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects,” April
Frederick, Jeff. “Exhibition Reviews: Monique Van Genderen”, Art In America, January

2012

Cohen, Edie. “What a Hunk”, Interior Design, August 1

2011

Pagel, David. “Panache and purpose collide”, The Los Angeles Times, August 25
“Kristin Calabrese, Monique vanGenderen and Mindy Shapero”, The Huffington Post, August 23
Pagel, David. “Los Angeles Museum of Ceramic Art at ACME”, Los Angeles Times, January 13
Kilston, Lyra. “Los Angeles Museum of Ceramic Art“, Artforum, January 20

2010

Bitterli, Konrad. “Ambigu - Contemporary Painting between Abstraction and Narration”,
Kunstmuseum St. Gallen (Exhibition catalogue)

2010

Bitterli, Konrad. Ambigu - Contemporary Painting between Abstraction and Narration, Kunstmuseum St. Gallen (Exhibition catalogue)
Jet Set Saturdays: Keramik at the Pacific Design Center, online
http://www.artlurker.com/2010/05/jet-set-saturdays-“keramik”-at-the-pacific-design-center/

2009

Knight, Christopher. “Transmitted and transmuted.” Los Angeles Times, June 12: D20 (illustrated).
Miles, Christopher. “Monique van Genderen at The Happy Lion”, LA Weekly, May 27, 2009, pg. 38. Gibson, Allison. “Monique van Genderen at the happy Lion”, Art Ltd. Magazine, September, 2009

2008

Marzoccchi, Isella. “Protagoniste Monique van Genderen”, Allure, December, pgs 38-41
Hodge, Brooke. “Seeing Things|Flower Power,” T Magazine/New York Times, June 26 (illustrated). http://themoment.blogs.nytimes.com/2008/06/26/seeing-things-flower- power/.

2007

Schütte, C. “Surfen Auf Malerei”, Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung, Oktober, Nr. 40
Cochran, R. “Monique van Genderen at ACA Gallery of SCAD”, Art in America, April, Vol. 95, No. 4, p. 147
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2006

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Defendini, F. Frog, No. 4, Automne-Hiver: pp. 70-71
Schwabsky, B. „Monique van Genderen: The Happy Lion”, Artforum, Vol. 44, No. 5, Januar, pp. 228-229
“Continuing and Recommended Exhibitions”, Artscenecal.com
VAC: Colección Valencia Arte Contemporáneo, IVAM - Institut Valencià d‘Art Modern. València,
(Exhibition catalogue)
Kurzner, L. Monique van Genderen: The Sensory Foundations of Mental Life. ACA Gallery of the Savannah College of Art and Design Atlanta, Atlanta GA (Exhibition catalogue)
Lombino, M. K. ed. Off the Shelf. The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center of Vassar College,
Poughkeepsie NY (Exhibition catalogue)
McFadden, J. „Monique van Genderen”, hammer.ucla.edu, (Illustrated essay)
Williams, T. „Monique Van Genderen Lectures, Presents Exhibition at SCAD-Atlanta”, Scad.edu,
(Illustrated essay)

2005

Knight, C. „Bold Forms, Elusive Colors“, LA Times, 30.09.
Funke, C. „Four Young Artists at Michael Janssen“, Kölner Stadt-Anzeigen, 17.03.
Jankauskas, J. „Wall Painting at UTSA gallery”, Glasstire: texas visual art online, September,
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Colpitt, F. Wall Painting. University of Texas at San Antonio, TX (Exhibition catalogue)

2004

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Miller, B. “What To Do”, Philadelphia Magazine, September, p. 180
Baker, A. Monique van Genderen. Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia PA

2002

O’Brien, J. „Monique van Genderen, Sandroni.Rey”, Tema Celeste, Juli/August, No. 93
Pagel, D. „Like the Real World Only Crisper”, Los Angeles Times, 10.05.
Doll, N. / Platt, R. Art on Paper 2002. Weatherspoon Art Museum, The University of North Carolina Museum of Art, Greensboro NC (Exhibition catalogue)

2001

Hall, E. „On Being Abstract, Feverish, Suggestive, Sick“, Thestranger.com, no.11, 29.11./05.12.
Turner, E. „A Visual Tale of Two Cities“, The Miami Herald.com, 28.10.
Pagel, D. „Down to Earth and Eye Catching“, Los Angeles Times, 16.10.
Subotnick, A. „Snapshot: New Art from Los Angeles“, Frieze, no. 62, Oktober Dambot, S. N. „Snapshot: New Art from Los Angeles“, Tema Celeste, Juli/August
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Harvey, D. „Synthetics“, LA Weekly, vol. 23 no. 52, 20-26.06., p. 48
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1996

Kandel, S. Making a Fashion Statement of Subtlety in ‘Fancy Pants’, Los Angeles Times, 07.11. Curtis, C. „Distinguishing Marks“, Los Angeles Times, O.C. edition, 22.10.
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