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Shannon Bool

born in 1980 in Canada, lives and works in Berlin
Villa Romana Fellow 2013

Biography

2001 – 2004
Städelschule, Frankfurt

2001
Cooper Union, New York

1998 – 2000
Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design

1996
BA, with distinction, in English literature at the University of Victoria

Awards and Scholarships

2008
School of Art - RMIT University, Artist in Residency, Melbourne

2007
Kunstfonds, Bonn

2006
Schloß Bleckede

2005
Award for Graduates, (Art Academy) Städelschule, Frankfurt/M

2004
Ernst and Young prize, (Art Academy) Städelschule, Frankfurt/M

Pub Stair Carpet (2010), wool, 79 x 385 cm, Courtesy Kadel Wilborn, Dusseldorf

Memling Carpet (2010), wool, 120 x 240 cm, Courtesy Kadel Wilborn, Dusseldorf

Solo Exhibitions

2013
The Fourth Wall Through The Third Eye, Galerie Kadel Willborn, Dusseldorf

2012
From the Kingis Quair, Galerie Kadel Willborn, Karlsruhe
Patterns of Emancipation, Daniel Faria Gallery, Toronto

2011
THE DISSOCIATIONS, Peles Empire, London
DAS GITTER, Peles Empire, Cluj, RO
The Inverted Harem II, Bonner Kunstverein (in Kooperation mit der GAK Bremen), Bonn

2010
CRAC Alsace, / Musée d´Art Moderne, Altkirch, FR
The Inverted Harem, GAK-Gesellschaft für Aktuelle Kunst, Bremen

2009
Major Arcana, Galerie Iris Kadel, Karlsruhe

2008
RMIT Project Space, Melbourne

2007
Samsa, Berlin

2006
Art Statement, Art Basel 37, Basel
Elektra, Galerie Iris Kadel, Karlsruhe

2005
Studio Giovanna Sarti, Frankfurt Rohrstrasse 51, kuratiert von Regina Barunke, Frankfurt/M

2004
Let my vinyl lick your finger (mit Dani Gal), Pavillon am Main, Frankfurt/M
Waxing the Sublime, Schnittraum, Cologne
It takes a year to make a day, Galerie Iris Kadel, Karlsruhe

2003
fresh and upcoming, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt/M

2002
Wet Buildings (mit Edwin Schäffer), Fahrradhallen, Offenbach


Group Exhibitions


2012
iRonic. Die feinsinnige Ironie der Kunst. Städtische Galerie, Bietigheim-Bissingen, DE
Made in Germany II, Kunstverein Hannover; Sprengel Museum; kestnergesellschaft, Hannover
LIVING WITH ART, Galerie Reinhard Hauff, Stuttgart

2011
The Joy of Pleasure, Galerie Veneklasen/Werner, Berlin
New Frankfurt Internationals: Stories and Stages, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt/M
From Anna Blume, Autocenter Berlin, Berlin
3D 2D 3D 2D, Camberwell Space, Camberwell College of Arts, London
Science Fiction 15, Or Gallery, Berlin
Saint Helen, Daniel Faria Gallery, Toronto
iRonic. Die feinsinnige Ironie der Kunst, Kunstpalais Erlangen, Erlangen

2010
New Frankfurt International, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt/M
something left undone, Galerie Bertrand & Gruner, Geneva
A THING IS A THING IN A WHOLE WHICH IT'S NOT, Temporary Gallery, Cologne
Holy shit (yelled John upon noticing the delicate colours of the sunset), PSM Gallery, Berlin

2009
7 x 14, (mit Alex Müller), Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, DE
CACP Museum of Contemporary Art, Bordeaux
Tactical Support, Curator's Choice, Gallery Tracy Williams, New York
Was sonst soll ich lieben, wenn nicht das Rätsel?, Neuer Kunstverein Aschaffenburg, Aschaffenburg
Speculations on the End of Interieur, Vera Cortes Art Agency, Lisbon
You always, always, always do that. – Yes. You say that all the time., Galerie Iris Kadel, Karlsruhe

2008
SPHINXX, Modern Art, London Halle für Kunst, Lüneburg
The Golden Record, Collective Gallery, Edinburgh
Legend, Departmental Domain Chamarande, Essonne, Ile-de-France, FR
Zidanes Melancholie, Kaiser Wilhelm Museum, Krefeld, DE
Diskurs im Grünen - Stipendiaten Künstlerstätte Schloss Bleckede, Kunstverein Springhornhof, Neuenkirchen

2007
The New Domestic Landscape, kuratiert von Caroline Nathusius, kjubh, Cologne
Drawing on Sculpture: Graphic Interventions on the Photographic Surface, Henry Moore Institute, Leeds
No Room for the Groom - An Exhibition with Douglas Sirk, Herald St., London
Wandauftrag - Künstler aus Berlin II, Erholungshaus Bayer, Leverkusen, DE
Rock Paper Scissors, Buchmann Galerie, Berlin
STUFF, International Contemporary Art from the Collection of Burt Aaron, Museum of Contemporary Art, Detroit

2006
Cooling out - on the paradox of feminism, Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork, UK
Make Your Move, Projects Arts Centre, Dublin
Carbonic Anhydride, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin
Spiralen der Erinnerung, Kunstverein in Hamburg, Hamburg
Tauschgeschaeft, Galerie Eva Winkler, Frankfurt/M

2005
Liquid Soft Lightning Touch, Doggerfisher Gallery, Edinburgh
Sammlung Deutsche Bank, Jubiläumsausstellung, Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin
Academy Remix, Portikus, Frankfurt/M

2004
Gravenhurst Contemporary Art Center, Gravenhurst
The Savoy, Collective Gallery, Edinburgh
The Studio, Galerie Karin Guenther, Hamburg
Geneologies of Glamour, Migros Museum, Zürich c/o Atle Gerhardsen, Berlin

2003
Heute, Hessisches Ministerium für Kunst und Wissenschaften, Wiesbaden