RACHEL MONOSOV

CV

°1987  St. Petersburg , Russia

Live and work in Berlin, Germany

EDUCATION

2016

MA in Film, The Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Ghent (KASK), Belgium 

MFA The Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Ghent (KASK), Belgium

2010

BFA Photography, Bezalel Academy in Jerusalem, Israel

2008

The School of Visual Arts, New York, USA

MUSEUM & BIENNIAL EXHIBITIONS

2019

[Solo Title TBD], Tarble Arts Center, Eastern Illinois University, USA (upcoming)

2018

Unknowing Knowns Knowing Unknowns: , National Museum of Art, Bucharest, Romania 

The Rebel, Biennial of Dakar, 13th Biennial of Contemporary African Art; Curator: Simon Njami 

NEW FEELINGS: Transformative Play and Discourse on Photography from a Diasporic Perspective, Center for Contemporary Art & Culture, Portland, USA; Curator: Modou Dieng 

2017  

Europalia, Bozar, Brussels, Belgium; Curators: Laura Herman and Charlotte Dumoncel d’Argence 

Afrotopia, Bamako Encounters 11th Edition, Biennale of African Photography; Curator: Marie-Ann Yamsi 

Transcultural Protocol, performance in collaboration with Admire Kamudzengerere, Zimbabwe Pavilion, 57th Venice Biennale; curator: Raphael Chikukwa

Melodica, Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Sint-Martens-Latem, Belgium

2016  

Zig Zag Zig, The National Gallery of Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe; Curator: Catinca Tabacaru

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016 

Pastoral, AC Repair Co., Toronto, Canada

2015 

Effects of Displacement, Catinca Tabacaru Gallery, New York, USA

Pastoral, Barbé Gallery, Ghent, Belgium

2014 

The Premier of the Audition Acts as Symbol, REH-TRANSFORMER, Berlin, Germany; Curator: Marcus Kettel

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITION

2018

IK ZIE NIETS IK ZIE ALLES, Curator: Nathalie Vanheule, De Patria, Kortrijk, Belgium (upcoming)

Transcultural Transience, Curatorial collective Karma Ltd. Extended, ACUD Galerie, Berlin, Germany (upcoming)

Fear of Change: true scenes and flat screens, Site131, Dallas, Texas, USA

2017 

Transcultural Protocol, performance in collaboration with Admire Kamudzengerere, Thalie Art Foundation, Brussels, Belgium 

An Orbit, The Drake, Toronto, Canada

TERRA NOVA, Catinca Tabacaru Gallery, New York, USA

LEŽERNA RAZMJENA BEZ PANIKE, Charlama Contemporary Art Gallery, Sarajevo

2016 

Fragmented Time, Catinca Tabacaru Gallery, New York, USA; Curator: Rachel Monosov

Zig Zag Zim, Catinca Tabacaru Gallery, New York, USA

A perfect storm for business, The Governor’s Mansion, Ghent, Belgium; Curators: Liene Aerts, Wim Lambrecht and Wim Waelput

2015

Devotion, Catinca Tabacaru Gallery, New York; Curators: William Corwin and Catinca Tabacaru Art

Prize CBM (Premio “Carlo “Bonatto” Minella), Turin, Italy

La Vie mode d’emploi, Zwarte Zaal, Ghent, Belgium

“Worlds of Nature”, Ramfoundation, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

2014

The Last Brucennial, New York, USA; presented by Vito Schnabel and The Bruce High Quality Foundation

Kiss, Zona 30, Lima, Peru; Curator: Katie Peyton

2013

Ever Ours, Beethoven Festival: LOVE, Merit School of Music, Chicago, USA; Curator: Catinca Tabacaru

Special Project, Bit Map, Ghent, Belgium

100 Years in the Underground, Steichen to Sherman, Peanut Underground Art Projects, New York, USA

Conventional Codes Of, Lambert Fine Arts, New York, USA; Curator: Catinca Tabacaru

We Man, Bijloke, Ghent, Belgium

2011

Hard Pop, St-Art, Tel Aviv, Israel; Curators: Liora Belford

Shepard Fairey and Co, Bradford Stewart Studios, Los Angeles, USA; curator: Catinca Tabacaru

2010

Third Eye/I, White Box, New York, USA; Curators: Raul Zamudio and Catinca Tabacaru

Summer, Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, USA

Just Art, Benefit for New York Civil Liberties Union, Twelve21 Gallery, New York, USA; Curator:Catinca Tabacaru

Women on Women, Zik Gallery, Jerusalem, Israel

 

 

SITE-SPECIFIC WORKS

2016

Impossible Meeting Point, Pool’s Island, Canada 2015

Pink Village, Harare, Zimbabwe

SCREENINGS

2017

MelodicaCIMMfest No.9, Chicago, USA

Pink Village, dokumentArt, Neubrandenburg, Germany

Melodica, Bideodromo Festival, Bilbao, Spain (Second Prize for Experimental Film) 

2016

Pink Village, Joyce Yahouda Gallery, Montréal, Canada; Curator: Nicolas Mavrikakis

Freedom in the clouds, cimmfest, Chicago, USA

2015

The Visitor, 44th Edition of International Film Festival Rotterdam, The Netherlands

The Visitor, Het Grote Ongeduld Xtra!, Cinemathek, Brussels, Belgium

RESIDENCIES

2019

Serlachius Museum, Finland (upcoming)

2018

Jalovik Art Colony, Serbia (upcoming)

Cripta747, Torino, Italy

2017

Triangle Arts Association, Brooklyn, USA

2016

House Van Wassenhove (Museum Dhondat-Dhaenens)

Thalie Art Foundation, Human Uplift Trust,India

Villa Lena Foundation, Tuscany, Italy

CTG: Newfoundland, CTG Collective in collaboration with Matthew Evans, Pool’s Island, Canada

Dusangneuf Osangsett, Brussels, Belgium

2015

CTG: Zimbabwe, CTG Collective in collaboration with Dzimbanhete Arts Interactions, Harare, Zimbabwe

WARDS & PRIZES

Northern Trust Purchase Prize, EXPO Chicago 2017

Europalia Curator’s Award, Belgium (Selected Artist); Curators: Laura Herman and Charlotte Dumoncel d’Argence

COLLECTIONS

The Art Institute of Chicago

The Block Museum

Collection Praz-Delavallade

National Gallery of Zimbabwe

Permanent Collection ST-ART by Serge Tiroche 

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