Artists

Eva Berendes

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Eva Berendes

Grid (Tie)

2013

Steel, Lacquer, Perdorated Sheet metal, bin liner, Silk, Silk Paint, Tie, Plate, magnets, Hooks, Cable Ties

251 x 152 x 13 cm / 98.8 x 59.8 x 5.1 inches

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Eva Berendes

Grid (Scarf)

2013

Steel,Lacquer, Styrofoam, Scarf, Net lance, Rubber Rope, Hooks, Magnets

251 x 152 x 20 cm / 98.8 x 59.8 x 7.9 inches

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Eva Berendes

Collage #

2016

Mixed media on paper

35.7 x 48 cm (Framed)

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Eva Berendes

Collage #Yucca

2016

Mixed media on paper

35.7 x 48 cm (Framed)

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Eva Berendes

Collage #YSL

2016

mixed media on paper

35.7 x 48 cm (framed)

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Eva Berendes

Collage #99

2016

mixed media on paper

35.7 x 48 cm (Framed)

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Eva Berendes

Untitled [detail] (Assemblage 1)

2015

steel, paint, poster, plastic bag

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Eva Berendes

Untitled (Assemblage 1)

2015

steel, paint, poster, plastic bag

220 x 148 x 35 cm

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Eva Berendes

Untitled (Assemblage 2)

2015

steel, lacquer, galvanised perforated sheet metal, poster, plaster, rope

267 x 128 x 67 cm

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Eva Berendes

Untitled (Assemblage 5)

2015

steel, paint, poster, bicycle lock

247 x 158 x 72 cm

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Eva Berendes

UNTITLED

2008

Stein, cotton , wood

185 x 190 x 44 cms

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Eva Berendes

Untitled (Monday & Tuesday)

2013

Steel & Lacquer/ Acero y Laca

220 x 250 x 150 cm

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Eva Berendes

GRID (UMBRELLA)

2013

steel, lacquer, mixed media

251 x 152 x 29 cm

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Eva Berendes

GRID (RACKET), 2013

2013

steel, lacquer, mixed media

251 x 152 x 25 cm

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Eva Berendes

Unttitled

2007

Muslin, Fabric dye, Wood

227,5 x 223 x 40 cms

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Eva Berendes

Unttitled

2008

Stain, Cotton & Wood

185 x 190 x 44 cms

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Eva Berendes

Untitled

2008

Wood, cotton, steel, plaster, chipboard

220 x 97 x 50 cms

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Eva Berendes

Untitled (Two Pannels)

2012

steel, brass, lacquer

141 x 83 x 60 cms

Untitled(3)

Eva Berendes

Untitled

2010

Sil, silk paint , steel lacquer , magnets

121 x 121 cms

Untittled(2)

Eva Berendes

Untittled

2011

plaster

55 x 38,5 x 4,5 cms

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Eva Berendes

Untittled

2011

plaster

55 x 38,5 x 4,5 cms

Untitled

Eva Berendes

Untitled

2011

steel, brass, lacquer

165 x 270 x 70 cms

EVA BERENDES

b.1974 Bonn, Germany, lives and works in Berlin

Education

2001-2002 Chelsea College of Art and Design, London,
199-2001 MA Fine Art Hochschule der Künste, Berlin.
2000 Central St. Martin ́s College of Art and Design, London (Erasmus)
1995 -1998 Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Munich

Residences & Awards

2014/15
Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant
2014
Stiftung Kunstfonds
2011
Henry Moore Foundation, production grant
2009/10
Art Scope Daimler, Tokyo, Japan
2008/09
Pollock Krasner Foundation grant
2006/07
Else- Heiliger- Fonds
2001/02
DAAD- scholarship for postgraduates

Solo Exhibitions
2017 Plaza, Städtische Galerie Waldkraiburg, DE.
2016 Galería Casado Santapau, Madrid.
Galerie Bernard Ceysson, Wandhaff, Luxembourg
2015 Kunstraum Düsseldorf, two-person show with Ralf Werner, Dusseldorf.
Stations, Sommer & Kohl, Berlin.

2014 CRG Gallery New York, NY
Screens & Reliefs, Etage Projects, Kopenhagen
Norma (with Andreas Bunte), Ancient & Modern, London
Spring/Summer, CRG Gallery, New York.

2013 abc art berlin contemporary, solo presentation, Berlin.
The Near Serendipitous Encounter, Van Horn, Dusseldorf.
Figures & Routines, Jacky Strenz, Frankfurt/Main.

2012 Galería Casado Santapau, Madrid.

2011 ‘People and Events will be the Decoration’, S1 Artspace, Sheffield
‘New Reliefs’, Ancient & Modern, London
Elisa Platteau & Cie, Brussels

2010 ‘A Veil, A Shadow, A Bloom’, Sommer & Kohl, Berlin
Eva Berendes & Michael Van den Abeele, Elisa Platteau Galerie, Brussels.

2009 ‘Silk, Grids & Souvenirs’, Jacky Strenz, Frankfurt /Main
The Armory, New York, solo presentation, Jacky Strenz Galerie 2008 Eva Berendes / Günter Fruhtrunk, Arndt & Partner, Zürich (CH)
‘New Schubert Pink’, Sommer & Kohl, Berlin (D) 2008 Sommer & Kohl, Berlin

2007 Ancient & Modern, London
‘Chess’, with Florian Baudrexel, The Reliance, London
2006 ‘Jasmine and Trellis’, Galerie Jacky Strenz, Frankfurt /Main ‘Chess’, with Florian Baudrexel, Adeline Morlon Art Direction, Düsseldorf.

2005 ‘Reliefs’, Center, Berlin Goethe Institute, Dublin

Selected Group Exhibitions
2017 31 woman, Breese Little, London, UK .
Reflecting Space, Kunsthaus Essen, DE.
MICRO SALON #7, Galerie L’Inlassable, Paris, FR.

2016 French Connection_Perspectives on Support/Surface,KUNSTSAELE Berlin.
The transparent tortoise shell and the un-ripe umbrella(curated by Louise Briggs,
Glasgow Sculpture Studios, UK.
Sculptures, matières, matériaux, textures…, Galerie Bernard Ceysson, temporary location Sisa-Foetz, Luxembourg.

2015 Perpetuum Mobile , Galería Casado Santapau, Madrid.
Inside the City.GAK – Gesellschaft für Aktuelle Kunst, Bremen, Germany
Wo ist hier? #2: Raum und Gegenwart, Bildhauerei und Installation seit 2000, Kunstverein Reutlingen, Reutlingen. Germany
Bild und Anpassung, Städtische Galerie Waldkraiburg, Waldkraiburg. Germany
Neighbours, Whatspace at Studio Grundewald, Gand, Belgium.
Synekisme/Groove Space stage design in collaboration with choreographer Sebastian Matthias Tanzhaus NRW, Dusseldorf.
Kampnagel Hamburg.
“<< <> >> (vol.2)” Super Dakota, Brussels.
2014 Super Dakota, Brussels
Grids, Gillmeier Rech, Berlin (DE)
Le temps de la rentrée, Sommer & Kohl Berlin (DE)
Size Matters, Current Perspectives on Minimalism, Kunstfort Vijfhuizen, curated by Nathalie Zonnenberg (NL)
Conversations around Marlow Moss, curated by Andrew Bick and Katrina Blannin, & Model, Leeds (GB)
Bild und Anpassung, Palais für aktuelle Kunst, Glückstadt (DE)
Screen Play, SWG 3 Gallery, Glasgow (GB)
Interrogation Marks in the Blurred Grid, Czech Gallery, Berlin, curated by Matyáš Chochola and Alexandr Puškin (DE)
2013 One from None, Autocenter, Berlin, DE.
The Peacock, Grazer Kunstverein, Graz, A.
Cabinet of Threads, Van Horn, Dusseldorf, DE.
Nur hier – Sammlung zeitgenössischer Kunst der Bundesrepublik Deutschland,
Kunst- und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Bonn, DE.
2012 Brot und Salz, Sommer & Kohl, Berlin, DE.
Café des Glaces Salon, curatorial project by L’Éclair, Café des Glaces, Tonnerre, FR.
Berlin Non Objective, SNO Centre, Sydney, AU.
Sculpture Summer Show, CRG Gallery, New York, US.
A Stepping Stone, curated by SALTS, Autocenter, Berlin, DE
2011 ‘Making is thinking’, Witte de With, Rotterdam (NL) ‘Madame Realism’, MARRES, Center for Contemporary Culture,Maastricht (NL)
‘Der Menschen Klee’, KIT, Düsseldorf (D)
Eva Berendes, Meiro Koizumi, Hiroe Saeki, Jan Scharrelmann, Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo (JP)
2010 Whitecross Street, London EC1Y 8QP Tel/Fax +44 (0)20 7253 4550 www.ancientandmodern.org Ancient and Modern Ltd. Registered in England 05936151.
2010 ‘Construction and its Shadow’, curated by Andrew Bick, Leeds City Arts Gallery
‘Between the lines’, works by Eva Berendes and Zoe Paul, Cass Sculpture Foundation, Goodwood, West Sussex
‘The Long Dark’, Kettles Yard, Cambridge
Group show, Elisa Platteau Galerie, Brussels
‘Amphisbaena’, Forgotton Bar/ Galerie im Regierungsviertel, Berlin
INTER #4, Galerie Zink, München (D)
‘The Berlin Box’ (curated by Friederike Nymphius), Kunsthalle Andratx /CCA, Mallorca
‘Bilder über Bilder’, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig(Mumok), Wien.
2009 ‘Objects, Furniture & Patterns’, Art Since the Summer of ’69, NY
‘Paper Moon’, Sommer & Kohl, Berlin
Drawing Sculpture, Daimler Contemporary, Berlin
‘The Long Dark’, International 3, Manchester & Hatton Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne (cur. Michelle Cotton)
‘Les Formes Féminines’, Galerie de la Friche Belle de Mai Marseille
‘All that is solid melts into air, The Thing’, curated by Dieter Roelstraete, MuHKA Antwerp in collaboration with Cultuurcentrum Mechelen, Mechelen
2008 ‘rep’e.t’tion’, Sorcha Dallas, Glasgow
‘The Eternal Flame’, cur. Sabine Schaschl and Burkhard Melzer, Kunsthaus Baselland, Basel
‘minimal funktional’, Highlights aus der Daimer Kunst Sammlung zum Verhältnis von Kunst und Design, Museum im Kulturspeicher, Würzburg
Foreground 08: ‘Intervention/Decoration’, curated by Simon Morrissey and Tabitha Clayson, Frome, Somerset
‘Hase, Krebs und Nachtigall’, Galerie Mezzanin, Vienna
‘Module Play & Box Promenade’, Eva Berendes, Susanne Kohler, Ursula Mayer, Cell Project Space, London
‘Pendre la crémaillère’, Sommer & Kohl, Berlin
2007 ‘Eccentric Growth’, Eva Berendes Aleana Egan, Anja Schwörer, Galerie Sandra Bürgel, Berlin.
‘Strange Weight’, Martos Gallery, New York (cur. Rob Tufnell) ‘Minimalism and Applied I’, Sammlung DaimlerChrysler, Berlin ‘Die gute Stube’, cur. Wolfgang Stehle, Kuttner Siebert, Berlin ‘Back and Forth 1’: Otto Boll, Eva Berendes, Matthew Burbidge, Ali Kaaf, Villa Grisebach Gallery, Berlin.
‘Unsere Affekte fliegen aus dem Bereich der menschlichen Wirklichkeit heraus’, Galerie Sandra Bürgel, Berlin (cur. Klaus Winichner
Eva Berendes, Luke Dowd, Kevin Hutcheson, Anna Kerstin Otto, Galerie Jacky Strenz, Frankfurt/Main
2006 ‘Friedrich’, Doggerfisher, Edinburgh (cur. Bruce Haines) ‘Stipendiaten’, Konrad– Adenauer- Stiftung, Berlin.
Team, Arndt & Partner, Berlin.
‘Farewell’, Kunstverein Kohlenhof, Nürnberg
2010, Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, Berlin
‘The Appalachian School’, Three Rivers Arts Festival Gallery, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
2005 ‘Scotty oder Madeleine?’, Center, Berlin
‘Liquid Crystal’, Lothringer Dreizehn Space for Contemporary Art, München.
Villa in Phoenix. Innen. Dämmerung., Center, Berlin ‘Communism’, The Project Arts Center, Dublin, Ireland
2004 ‘Free Energy’, Loop Guestroom, Berlin
Eva Berendes, Bernd Ribbeck, Claudia Wieser, Bravo, Düsseldorf ‘The Delighted Eye’, Subspace, Berlin
‘Im Mai’, Studio Matthias Dornfeld, Berlin

2003 ‘Put Out More Flags’, Sutton Lane, London (cur, Christabel Stewart)

‘Reality Slides’, Kunstverein Kohlenhof, Nürnberg
‘Goshka Macuga ́s Picture Room’, Gasworks, London
‘Flatshare’, Unit 2 Gallery, London
‘The Fragile Underground’, Bart Wells Institute, London (cur. David Thorpe)

Bibliography:
- Catalogue: The Long Dark, Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge, 2010
- Exhibition booklet: Between the lines, works by Eva Berendes and Zoe Paul, Cass Sculpture Foundation, Goodwood, West Sussex (GB)
- Jacky Strenz Galerie, Elle 06/2010, City Frankfurt, Kunst & Kultur, p. 41
- Riccardo Previdi, Eva Berendes, Ornamento e Delitto, Flash Art, March 2010, p. 68 – 70
- Christoph Schütte, Vasen und Krüge in Kunstlandschaft, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung Nr. 302,

Seite 39, 30 Dec. 2009

- Martin Vincent, The Long Dark, Art Monthly No 332, Dec- Jan 2009/2010 - Anna Catharina Gebbers, The NADA Emerging Artist Page, L-Magazine, New York, July 22 – August 4 2009 - Catalogue: All that is solid melts into air, Five Reflections on Materialist Spirituality in Contemporary Art, MuHKA Antwerp, CultuurcentrumMechelen, 2009 - Catalogue: Bart Wells Institute. Edited by Luke Gottelier and Francis Uprichard, Dent-de-Leone, 2009 - Christiane Rekade, What do we do with it ?, Mousse Magazine, Feb /March 2009 – Jack Mottram, When exhibitions hang together, The Herald, 12 Dec 2008 - Oliver Tepel, Halb/Zeit Half/Time, Checkpoint#6, Sept – Dec 2008 - Oliver Tepel, Im schönen Nichts ist alles egal, Spex #316, Sept / Okt 2008 - Catalogue: Looking at Display: A Survey of London Exhibitions and Presentations, David Bussel, published by Rachmaninoff’s, Sept 2008 - Dietrich Roeschmann; The Eternal Flame: Eine Reise ins ungewisse Glück, regioartline,17.9.2008 - Ewige Flamme, Die Wochenzeitung, Zürich, 7 August 2008, p.18 - Colin Glen, Intervention / Decoration, Art Monthly, No 317, June 2008 - Catalogue: Intervention/ Decoration, Foreground 08, Simon Morrisey, 2008 - Melissa Gronlund, Eva Berendes, Frieze 111, Review, Nov/ Dec 2007

Catalogue: Minimalism and Applied I, Daimler Chrysler Contemporary, 2007
- Charlotte Bonham-Carter, Florian Baudrexel, Eva Berendes: Chess, Contemporary Magazine #92, June 2007, p 69
- Catalogue: Minimalism and After, Tradition and Tendencies of Minimalism from 1950 to the Present, DaimlerChrysler Contemporary, Hatje Cantz Verlag
- Peter Abs & Oliver Tepel, Listing Best of 2006, Spex #306, No 01-02/2007
- Catriona Black, Material benefits, Sunday Herald, 7 Jan 2007
- Jack Mottram, Peeking behind the curtain, The Herald, 22 Dec 2006
- Robert Clark, Friedrich Edinburgh, The Guardian Guide, 23 – 29 Dec 2006
- Tim Scott, Communism at Project, CIRCA 112,
- Robbie O’Halloran, Communism at Project, CIRCA 111, Spring 2005, pp110-111
- JJ Charlesworth, Communism, Art Monthly No 284, March 2005