Ernest Neto

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1964 Born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  Lives and works in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Solo exhibition

2014
"The Body that Carries Me" Guggenheim Bilbao, Bilbao, Spain

2012
”Madness is part of Life” ESPACE Louice Vuitton Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

2011
Faena Arts Centre, Buenos Aires, Argentina
「Ernesto’s Tongue Survey Exhibition 1987-2011」 The Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey (MARCO), Nuevo León, México

2010
"Ernesto Neto and The New De'cor" HAYWARD GALLERY Southbank Centre, London, England
"Dancing Allowed" CONTEMPORARY ARTS CENTER, Cincinnati, OH, USA
"Intimacy" Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, Oslo, Norway
"Dengo" mam : Museu de Arte Moderna de São Paulo、São Paulo, Brasil

2009
Wade Thompson Drill Hall, New York, USA
"mitodengo" Galeria Fortes Vilaca, S&atilda;o Paulo, Brazil

2007
MCASD Downtown, Jacobs Building, Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego (booklet)
Marugame Genichiro-Inokuma Museum of Contemporary Art, Marugame Kagawa (catalogue)

2006
Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, NY
Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, Japan | Koyanagi Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
Galerie Bob van Orsouw, Zurich, Switzerland
The Malmö Experience ,Malmö Konsthall, MalmöSweden (catalogue)
"Forum57 : Luisa Lambri and Ernest Neto," Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh

2005
Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris, France
Now Strong Balls,…, lines and colors, Gallery Fortes Vilaça, São Paulo, Brazil
Freud Museum, Vienna, Austria
Domaine de Kerguéhennec Centre Of art Contemporain, Bignan, France
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, USA

2004
4 Artists and I, Butler Gallery, Kilkenny, Ireland
Special installation will be Project Room, Fundament Foundation - Of Pont, Wilhelmina Park 1, Tilburg, Holland
Project Breath, Foundation Eva Klabin, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Museum of Art of the Pampulha, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin, Germany
Cultural center São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
The Fabric Museum and Workshop, Philadelphia, U.S.A.

2003
Museum of Modern Art Aloãsio Magalhães, Recife, Brazil
Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia
Ernest Grandson, guardianship [curated by] Soul Ruiz, MOCA - Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, U.S.A.

2002
Directions-Ernest Grandson, guardianship [curated by] Olga Viso, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden,
Washington D.C., U.S.A.
Kunsthalle Basel, Switzerland
Art Gallery of New South Wales, New South Wales, Australia
Future art and Company, Brasilia, Brazil
Aarhus Artbuilding, Aarhus, Denmark
WÜrtemberginischer Kunstverein, Sttutgart, Germany
Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris, France

2001
Brasilian Pavillion, XLIX Bienalle di Venezia, Venice, Italy
Palazzio Fortuni, Venice, Italy
Kölnischer Kunstverein, Colony, Germany
Galician center de Arte Contemporary, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Ernesto Neto|MATRIX 190, the Maximum Minimal Teams Space Between US and the Parsimonious Universe, UC Berkeley Art
Museum and Pacific Film Archive, Berkeley, California, U.S.A.
Bonakdar Jancou Gallery, New York, U.S.A.
Gallery Laura Marsiaj, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Kiasma Museum of Comtemporary Art, Helsinki, Finléndia
Blind mirror, Imperial Paço, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Museum of Modern Art, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

2000
Gallery the Elba Benitez, Madrid, Spain
Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA), London, U.K.
Gallery Camargo Vilaça, São Paulo, Brazil
Wexner Center will be the Arts, Columbus, U.S.A.
Site SantaFe, New Mexico, U.S.A.
Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee, U.S.A.

1999
James Van Damme Gallery, Brussels, Belgium
Contemporary Art Museum, Houston, U.S.A.
Museo de Arte Contemporaneo Carrilo Gil, Mexico D.F., Mexico
Bonakdar Jancou Gallery, New York, U.S.A.

1998
Museo de Arte Contemporaneo Carrilo Gil, Mexico D.F., Mexico Bonakdar Jancou Gallery, New York, U.S.A.

1997
Gallery Peter Oliveira, Port, Portugal
Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, U.S.A.
Christopher Grimes Gallery, Los Angeles, U.S.A.
Gallery Camargo Vilaça, São Paulo, Brazil
Cultural foundation of the Federal District, Brasilia, Brazil

1996
Gallery the Elba Benitez, Madrid, Spain
Imperial Paço, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Christopher Grimes Gallery, Saint Monica, U.S.A.
Zolla-Lieberman Gallery, Chicago, U.S.A.
Espacio 204, Caracas, Venezuela
Gallery Camargo Vilaça, São Paulo, Brazil
Drawings, Cultural Space Sergio Porto, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

1992
Museum of Modern Art of São Paulo, Brazil
Gallery of Art of the IBEU, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

1990
Gallery Millan, São Paulo, Brazil
Cultural space Sergio Porto, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Funarte, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

1988
Petit Galerie, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

Group exhibition

2014
"Fruits of passion: collection from the Musee national d'art moderne, Centre Pompidou, Paris" Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art, Kobe, Japan
"Permission To Be Global / Prácticas Globales" Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Boston, USA

2009
"When Lives Become Form" Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Hiroshima, Japan

2008
"Blooming : Brazil-Japan Where you are" Toyota Municipal Museum of Art、Toyoda, Aichi, Japan
"Order. Desire. Light. An exhibition of contemporary drawings" Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland
"When Lives Become Form" Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

2007
Da Visualidade a o Conceito 80-90 Modernos Posmodernos etc, Instituto Tomie Ohtake, São Paulo, Brazil Speed #1 - natura naturata - velocidad sin movimiento
IVAM - Institut Valencià dArt Modern, Valencia
"Melting Point" Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery , Tokyo, Japan
"SPACE FOR YOUR FUTURE" MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART TOKYO, Kiyosumi, Tokyo, Japan

2006
Carlos Bevilacqua e Ernesto Neto, Galeria Fortes Vilaça, São Paulo COLEÇÃO MAMAM, Museu de Arte Moderna Aloísio Magalhães - MAMAM, Recife
busy going crazy. the Sylvio Perlstein collection, La Maison Rouge, Paris
Carbonic Anhydride, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin
Surprise, Surprise, ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London, U.K.
3. Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennial 2006, Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennial, Niigata, Japan
The Grand Promenade, National Museum of Contemporary Art - EMST, Athens, Greece
Chers amis, Domaine de Kerguéhennec - Centre dArt Contemporain, Bignan, France
20 Desarreglos - Arte Contemporáneo de Brasil, Museo de Artes Visuales, Santiago, Chile
Seduções. Valeska Soares, Ernesto Neto, Cildo Meireles, Daros Latinamerica, Zurich, Switzerland
Collection on View, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC, U.S.A.
"Gardens," Toyota Municipal Museum of Art, Toyota, Aichi(catalogue)

2005
De la comtesse De Castiglione à Cindy Sherman, Galerie de France, Paris,France Leilao Beneficente, Galeria Luisa Strina, São Paulo, Brazil J'em Revê, Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Paris, France
Reason and Sensitivity, guardianship Pablo Reis, House Color, São Paulo, Brazil
The Body in the Art Brazilian Contemporary, guardianship Fernando Cocchiarale and Viviane Matesco, Cultural Itaú, São Paulo, Brazil
It distinguishes Abstraction - Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York, U.S.A.
The Body where it does not have, guardianship [curated by] Ligia Canongia, Festival of Automne, Spaces Topographie of l'Art, Paris, France
5ª Biennial of Art of the Mercosul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Tropicália, guardianship [curated by] Carlos Basualdo, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, U.S.A.
The Hours - Visual Arts of Contemporary Latin America, Irish Museum of Modern Art - IMMA, Dublin,Ireland (Republic)
Group Show - Contained, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, NY, U.S.A.
deseos fluidos* - Brazilian and Cuban Perspectives between Reality and Fantasy, T-B A21 - Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary, Vienna, Austria
The Quarter Century of New Art in Houston, Contemporary Art Museum, Houston, Texas, U.S.A.
Col - lecció Fundació LaCaixa 20 anys amb lart contemporani, Fundación La Caixa - CaixaForum, Barcelona, Spain

2004
House - Poetical of the Space in the Brazilian Art, guardianship Pablo Reis, Museum Valley of
the River Candy, Old Village, Espirito Santo
Tilburg Triennial of Contemporary Art: Disorientation by Beauty, Fundament Foundation, Tilburg, Holland
Brazil: Body Nostalgia, The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Japan; Kyoto, Japan
The Snow Show, Kemi and Rovaniemi, Lapônia, Finlândia
The encounters in the 21st Century: Polyphony - emerging resonances, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Japan
21st Anniversary Show, Christopher Grimes Gallery, Los Angeles, U.S.A.
Panorama of the Brazilian Art, SUCK, Recife, Brazil
Real The Royal Trip/El return, Museo Herreriano Patio, Valladolid, Spain
1st International Biennial of Contemporary Art, Sevilla, Spain
Brazil - body nostalgia, The National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo, Japan
Perception of Space, Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam, Holland
Invention of Worlds, Collection Marcantonio Vilaça, Museum Valley of the River Candy, Old Village, Espirito Santo
Art Brazilian Contemporary in the Collections of the River, MAM RIO DE JANEIRO, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Parallel 2004, Moacir guardianship of the Angels, São Paulo, Brazil
Bazaar of Summer, Gallery Strong Vilaça, São Paulo, Brazil

2003/04
New Geometry, Strong guardianship Adriano Pedrosa, Gallery Vilaça, São Paulo, Brazil
Panorama of the Brazilian Art, Imperial Paço, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

2003
The silent cliff: the gate, the house, the garden, the people, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, U.S.A.
Thin Skin: The fickle Nature of Bubbles, Spheres, and Inflatable Structures, Edwin. Ulrich Museum of Art
Me & More, Kunstmuseum Luzern, Luzern, Switzerland
Wichita State University, Kansas, U.S.A.; Cultural Chicago Center, Chicago, U.S.A.; International Museum of Art and Science in McAllen, Texas, U.S.A.; Gemeentemuseum Helmond, Holland
Nouvelle Présentacion you give to Collections Contemporaines du Musée Nacional d'Art Moderne, Centers Pompidou, Paris, France
Plunder - Culture the Material, at Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee, Escócia
Simple plan, James Cohan Gallery, New York, U.S.A.
Marcantonio Vilaça - Passport Contemporary, MAC USP, Séo Paulo, Brazil
UNESCO'S Palazzo Zorzi, Venice, Italy
8th Havana Biennial, Havana, Cuba
Einbildung - of the Wahrnehmen in to give Kunst, landesmuseum, Graz, Austria
Encounters in Live Situations / Changing Spaces, Kiasma - Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland
From Dust you the Dusk - art between light and dirt, Charlottenborg Exhibition Hall, Copenhagen, Denmark
Forever, Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, U.S.A.
El final del eclipse, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey MARCO, Monterrey, NL, Mexico
Pulse: Art, Healing, and Transformation, ICA Boston, Boston, MA, U.S.A
It saw BR 040 - long stretch in aclive, Imperial Museum - Platform Contemporary, Petrópolis, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

2002
Thin Skin: The fickle Nature of Bubbles, Spheres, and Inflatable Structures, AXA Gallery, New York, U.S.A.: Scottsdale
Museum of Contemporary Art, Arizona, U.S.A.
Keine Kleinigkeit, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, Switzerland
Primal Screams and Songs, Museum of Contemporary Art - North Miami (MOCA), Miami, FL, U.S.A.
Shape, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Japan
poT, II Liverpool Biennial of Cotemporary Art, U.K.; Gallery Strong Vilaça, São Paulo, Brazil
Substance Cousin, New Museum, Curitiba, Brazil
It beats, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, U.S.A.
Skin, Soul, Cultural Center Bank of Brazil, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Sleeping, Dreaming, Awakening, Kawamura Memorial Museum, Sakura,Chiba, Japan
Ways of the Contemporary, Imperial Paço of Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Insieme/Together 2002, Museo Nazionale di Archittetura, Ferrara, Italy
To cut into pieces 2002, Sesc Belenzinho, São Paulo, Brazil
Real El Travels Real, PS1, New York, U.S.A.

2001
I Arsenalle, XLIX Bienalle di Venezia, Venice, Italy Space-Jack, Yokohama Museum of Art, Tokyo, Japan
Vantage Points, Irish MOMA, Dublin, Ireland
MOCA - Selections from the Permanent Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art - North Miami (MOCA), Miami, FL,U.S.A.
IBEU: 1991 - 2001, Gallery IBEU, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Experiences, The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, U.K.
Ars, Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finlândia
Final El Del Eclipse, Fundación Telefónica, Madrid; Palacio de Los Condes de Gabia General Caja Rooms and Institute of America, Granada and Fe Saint of Granada; Museo de Arte Extremeño and Iberoamericano, MEIAC, Badajoz, Spain
Others 500, University Gallery, University of Essex, Essex, U.K.
Surface, Lunds Konsthall, Municipal Lund Art Gallery and Konstföreningen Aura, Krognoshuset, Sweden
Trajectory of the Light in the Brazilian Art, Cultural Itaú, São Paulo, Brazil
The Inward Eye, Transcendence in Contemporary Art, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, Texas, U.S.A.
Before Reflection Begins, List Art Center, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.A.
Bodyspace, The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, U.S.A.
Brazil: Body and Soul, Guggenheim Museum, New York, U.S.A.; Guggenheim Bilbao, Bilbao, Spain

2000
Charles Long, Ernest Neto and Siobhan Hapaska, 3 Magasin Stockholm Konsthall, Stocolmo, Sweden
Wonderland, Saint Louis Museum, U.S.A.
La Répétition, la Tête dans les Nuages, Villa Arson, Nice, France
Sinn und Sinnlichkeit, Köper und Geist im Bild, Neues Museum Weserburg Bremen, Germany
OO, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York
The Invisible Touch, Kunstraum Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
Carnegie International 1999/2000, Pittsburgh, U.S.A.
Inquiries: the work of the artist, Cultural Itaú Institute, São Paulo, Brazil
Brazil 500 Years, Visual Arts, Biennial Foundation of São Paulo, Brazil
Library Luis Arango, Bogota, Colombia,

1999
Amnesia, The Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, U.S.A.; University of South Florida
Contemporary Art Museum, Cover, Flowery, U.S.A.; Track 16 Gallery and Christopher Grimes Gallery, Saint Monica, U.S.A., Library Luiz Arango, Bogota, Colombia
Raumkörper, Kunsthalle Basel, Whisker
Versiones del Sur, Museo Nacional Center of Born in the kingdom Art Sofia, Madrid
It traces, First Liverpool Bienial of Contemporary Art, U.K.
Drawings, Bonakdar Jancou Gallery, New York, U.S.A.
The Best of Season, The Aldricht Museum of Contemporary Art, Connecticut, U.S.A.
Collectors Collect Contemporary: 1990-99, The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, U.S.A.
The Vuelta con los Directions, House of America, Madrid, Spain
La Metamorfosis of las Manos, Sea del Plata, Argentina
Since el Cuerpo, Fundación Museo Alejandro Otero, Caracas, Venezuela
The 90, Imperial Paço, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
SKIN, Cranbrook Art Museum, Michigan, U.S.A.
Liverpool Biennial 1999, Liverpool Biennial of Contemporary Art, Liverpool, U.K.
Heads Up - Highlights from the Permanent Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art - North Miami (MOCA), Miami, FL, U.S.A.

1998
XXIV Biennial of Sío Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
XI Sydney Biennial, Australia
Camargo Vilaóa BIS, Gallery Camargo Vilaña, São Paulo, Brazil
Poetical of the Color, Cultural Center of the Light, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Puntos Cardinales, Foundaciçn Museo Alejandro Otero, Caracas, Venezuela
Biennial del Adobe, Fundaciçn Museo Alejandro Otero, Caracas, Venezuela
Amnesia, Track 16 Gallery and Christopher Grimes Gallery, Saint Monica, U.S.A.
Loose Threads, Serpentine Gallery, London, U.K.
Bodies in Transit, Gallery Peter Oliveira, Port, Portugal
Contemporanea, Fundaciçn Museo Alejandro Otero, Caracas, Venezuela

1995
Drawing Center, New York, U.S.A.
The Education of the Five Senses, White Columns, New Iorque the Eighties: The Palco of the Diversity, Museum of Modern Art of Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Country Code, Bravin Post Lee Gallery, New York, U.S.A.
Between the Drawing and the Sculpture, Museum of Modern Art of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Libertaris Libertine, Palace Gustavo Capanema, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
I Kwangju International Biennale, Kwangju, Korea (South)
It shows of the Engraving, Solar of the Baron, Curitiba, Brazil
Gallery Camargo Vilaça, São Paulo, Brazil

1994
Carioca sculpture, Imperial Paço Museum of Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Space Namour, São Paulo, Brazil
The Thickness of the Sign, Carmeliter Kloster, Frankfurt, Germany

1993
Brazil Hoy, Gallery Valenzuela & Klenner, Bogota, Colombia
Gallery Camargo Vilaça, São Paulo, Brazil

1992
Museum of Modern Art of São Paulo, Brazil

1991
Brazil, la Nueva Generación, Fundación Bellas Museum Arts of Caracas, Caracas, Venezuela
Panorama of the Current Brazilian Art, Museum of Modern Art of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Cultural center São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Three-dimensional forms: the organic question, Municipal Museum of Art, Curitiba, Brazil
VI São Paulo Hall of Art Contemporary, São Paulo, Brazil
Prize Brasilia de Plastic Artes, Museum of Art of Brasilia, Brasilia, Brazil

1989
XI National Hall of Plastic Arts, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
The Order Insults, 110 Art Contemporary, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
The Small Great Infinite and the Circumscribed one, Gallery Arc, São Paulo, Brazil

1988
EAV-Process n°738,765-2, IBAC, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

Public collection

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, U.S.A.
MoMA, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, U.S.A.
Purchase Fund, Washington D.C., U.S.A.
The Martin Margules Family, Miami, U.S.A.
The Monsoon, London, U.K.
The American Fund will be the Tate Gallery Collection, London, U.K.
Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall, Estocolmo, Sweden
The Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, U.S.A.
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution: Joseph H.
Hirshhorn, Washington D.C., U.S.A.
Daros Latin America, Zurich, Switzerland
Fundació La Box, Barcelona, Spain
Museo Nacional Center of Born in the kingdom Art Sofía, Madrid, Spain
Galician center de Arte Contemporary, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Thyssen-Bornemisza Contemporary Art Foundation, Vienna, Austria
Fundación Televisa, Mexico

  • Ernesto Neto
  • 1964 Born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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 Upcoming exhibitions

  • [8/ ART GALLERY/ Tomio Koyama Gallery]
    happy talking
    Endo Shuhei Architect Institute, TAKAHASHI IPPEI OFFICE, MURAYAMA + KATO ARCHITECTURE, mtka, KIAS
    2014. 4. 16th(wed.) - 4. 28th(mon.)
     
  • [Tomio Koyama Gallery Singapore]
    Goh Chai Seng
    Some Truth
    2014. 4. 19th(sat.) - 5. 18th(sun.)
     
  • [8/ ART GALLERY/ Tomio Koyama Gallery]
    Atsushi Fukui
    Paintings & Drawings
    2014. 4. 30th(wed.) - 5. 27th(tue.)
     
  • [8/ ART GALLERY/ Tomio Koyama Gallery]
    Zhao Xuebing
    2014. 5. 29th(thu.) - 6. 23rd(mon.)
     

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