Keren Cytter: Anxiety as an artistic tool

  • Artist: Keren Cytter

    Date: Mar. 30 - May. 20, 2012(Privateview:Mar. 30,2012)

    Keren Cytter was born1977 in Tel Aviv,Israel. She lives and works inBerlin. In 2009 she was awarded the Absolut Art Award and shortlisted for the Preis der Nationalgalerie für junge Kunst inBerlin. In 2008 she received the Ars Viva 2008; Preis für Bildende Kunst des Kulturkreises der deutschenWirtschaft,Berlin, and in 2006 the Bâloise Art Prize inBasel.

    Her recent solo exhibitions include , Keren Cytter – Avalanche, Stedelijk Museum , Amsterdam – NL,2011, The Hottest Day of the Year, Kunstverein Munchen, Munich – DE,2011,Keren Cytter – Avalanch, Pilar Corrias, London – UK,2011, Keren Cytter – Avalanche, David Roberts Art Foundation,London –UK,2011, Moderna Museet, Stockhol,2010

    Her work was featured in Gwangju Biennale 2010, 53th Venice Biennale,2009, Generational- Younger then Jesus Triennale at New Museum 2009, Yokohama Triennale 2008, Manifesta 7, 2008.

    Her play History in the Making, or the Secret Diaries of Linda Schultz with the dance company d.i.e. was presented at Tate Modern,London, Hebbel amUfer,Berlinand Van Abbemuseum,Eindhoven.

    She is author of few books Keren Cytter: The amazing true story of Moshe Klinberg…, (limited edition, Paris 2009),Keren Cytter: The seven most exciting hours of Mr. Trier´s life in twenty-four chapters, (Rotterdam, 2008) and recent book White Diaries published by CCA Kitakyushi. Cytter also started dance and theatre company D.I.E in 2008