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Laurence Aëgerter

1972, Marseille, France
Lives and works in Amsterdam and Marseille

Education
Drs. Art History, Faculté des Lettres, Aix-en-Provence and VU (Vrije Universiteit) Amsterdam (cum laude). Drs. Fine Art, Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam.

Solo Exhibitions
2013
Hermitage, The Modernists, Hermitage Museum Amsterdam
2012
Révélations, Galerie de la Ferronnerie, Paris
2011
Staged Realities, Johan Deumens Gallery, Leipzig
Hermitage, The Modernists, Art Affairs Gallery in collaboration with 2x2 projects and C&H ArtSpace, Amsterdam
Laurence Aëgerter, Photographies et Tapisseries, Galerie Maud Barral, Nice
2010
Le Louvre, MAMAC (Musée d'Art Moderne et d'Art Contemporain), Nice Seek & Hide, Museum van Loon, Amsterdam
A. de B., Museum van Loon,  Museumnacht, Amsterdam
Tristes Tropiques: illustrations hors texte, in collaboration with Ronald van Tienhoven, SYB Huis, Beetsterzwaag
2009
Appropriations, Institut Néerlandais, Paris
Opening Soon / Opening Now, Residency RED A.I.R. Amsterdam
An Alphabetical Index of Some of the Stories, Residency CBK Zuidoost, Amsterdam A.E.G.E.R.T.E.R., 2x2 Projects Gallery, Amsterdam

Group Exhibitions (selection) 
2013
From Here On, curated by Joachim Schmid, Joan Fontcuberta, Erik Kessels, Clement Cheroux and Martin Parr, Arts Santa Monica Museum, Barcelona
Bonjour Monsieur Matisse, with Tom Wesselman, Niki de Saint Phalle, Alain Jacquet, Sarah Moon, MAMAC, Nice
Conceptual photography, with Ulay, John Baldessari, Dieter Appelt, Katrin Korfmann and John Hilliard, Gallery Art Affairs, Amsterdam
Longo Mai (Let it last), presentation of four tapestries, site specific installation for the permanent collection of Musée Borély des Arts décoratifs, de la Faience et de la Mode, Marseille . In the context of Marseille European Capital of Culture.
2012
From Here On, FOMU (Museum of Photography), Antwerp
Untold Stories, with Mounir Fatmi and Luuk Wilmerink, Johan Deumens Gallery, Amsterdam
2011
EAB Art Fair, Johan Deumens Gallery & Galerie A Harry Ruhé, New York Photographies, duo exhibition with Aymeric Vergnon d’Alançon, Galerie de la Ferronnerie, Paris
From Here On, curated by Joachim Schmid, Joan Fontcuberta, Erik Kessels, Clement Cheroux and Martin Parr, Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie, Arles. 4eme Concours artistique CCIMP (winner), International Chamber of Commerce, Marseille.
D'un regard, l'autre, duo exhibition with Izzet Keribar, French Institute, Istanbul. Sequences, Johan Deumens Gallery, Amsterdam.
Tristes tropiques, illustrations hors texte, Galerie A Harry Ruhé, Art Amsterdam.
InaugurationGalerie Maud Barral, Nice.
Le Louvre, Photography Biennal, Galerie Le Lieu, Lorient.
Voorkamer, Les Brasseurs, Lier, Belgium.
2010
Kienholz: Hoerengracht, Amsterdam Historical Museum
Tales of the Unexpected, Project Fondation, Dek 22, Art Rotterdam
Perec et l'art contemporain, Galerie CROUS -Beaux-Arts, Paris KP23, 2x2 Projects Gallery, Art Amsterdam
D'après nature, Château d'Avignon, Saintes-Maries-de la Mer
Meer, De Voorkamer, Lier, Belgium London Art Book Fair, Johan Deumens Gallery, Whitechapel Gallery, London Multiplied Contemporary Editions Fair, Johan Deumens Gallery, Christie’s, London
To the Limit, Johan Deumens Gallery, Spinnerei, Leipzig 5th Sybren Hellinga Art Prize (nominee), Kunsthuis SYB, Beetsterzwaag 9th Edition Salon du Livre d'Artiste Johan Deumens Gallery, Centre Pompidou, Paris
2009
Young Dutch Video, International Centre of Arts, Wroclaw, Poland
Individual Co-ordinates, Johan Deumens Gallery, Haarlem KP23, RED A.I.R. Residency, Amsterdam EAB Fair, Johan Deumens Gallery, New York Artist Book International, Johan Deumens Gallery, Centre Pompidou, Paris
Arnhem Mode Biënnale, Arnhem, The Netherlands
2008
The Archive Part 1, Johan Deumens Gallery, Haarlem Artist Book International, Centre Pompidou, Johan Deumens Gallery, Paris EAB Fair, Galerie A, Harry Ruhé, New York
Instants Video, Friches la Belle de Mai, Marseille
Honorons Honoré, Mechelen, Belgium
Young Dutch Video, The Brno House of Arts, Brno, Czech Republic
RH08, Oude Kerk, Breda, The Netherlands
A Perfect Book, International Centre for Photography, Amsterdam
Polly Morph Award (nominee), W139, Amsterdam


Artist’s Books and Multiples 2013

Cathédrales, RVB Books Paris, edition of 250 (special edition 50)
2012
Trance, edition of 10 Si prega di ricollocare i cassetti del catalogo nel giusto ordine, edition of 5
2011
Tristes Tropiques: Illustrations Hors-Texte (in collaboration with Ronald van Tienhoven), Editions Filigranes, edition of 1000
2010
10 DAYS / 22 MONTHS, edition of 8
2009
A.E.G.E.R.T.E.R edition of 100 An Alphabetical Index of Some of the Stories, edition of 15.
Catalogue des chefs-d’oeuvres du Musée du Louvre, edition of 500 (special edition of 100)
2007
180 degrees encyclopaedia, edition of 15
2006
LA LA LA LAfont-family: "Arial","sans-serif";color:black'>, edition of 100, publisher Neroc VGM
2005
A Meeting On Paper, edition of 2500, curator: Erik Kessels, Kesselskramer, publisher Neroc VGM

Grants, Prizes, Residencies and Commissions (selection)
2013
Longo Mai (Let it last), presentation of four tapestries, site specific installation for the permanent collection of and commissioned by Musée Borély des Arts décoratifs, de la Faience et de la Mode, Marseille . In the context of Marseille European Capital of Culture
Herbarium Cataplasma, Art community project in the neighborhood Oldegalileën-Bloemen, Leeuwarden
2011
32 TFS Double Life Public installation in former military base Soesterberg, commissionned by CBK Utrecht and SKOR (Foundation for Art and Public Domain) 4th Concours Artistique CCIMP (winner), International Chamber of Commerce, Marseille Project Based Stipend, Netherlands Fund for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture
2010
Blind's Man Bluff I & II, commissionned by the Conseil Général des Bouches du Rhone, Chateau d'Avignon
Seek & Hide, commissioned by Museum van Loon, Amsterdam Start Stipend, Netherlands Fund for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture Residency SYB Huis, Beesterzwaag 5th Sybren Hellinga Art prize (nominee)
2009
Residency BijlmAIR, Amsterdam Residency RED A.I.R., Amsterdam Project based stipend, Netherlands Fund for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture Residency AGA, Amsterdam Graphic Studio
2008
Polly Morph Award (nominee) Starter Stipend, Netherlands Fund for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture

Publications and media (selection)

2013
Kunstbeeld, Anna van Leeuwen, Oude meesters, nieuwe meesters, Issue 4, p.36 ARTS HOLLAND Magazine, Erik Kessels, New Dutch Masters, p.6
From Here On Catalogue, Museo Arts Santa Monica Barcelona, p.14 Art in Print vol. 2, Annkathrin Murray, Issue 5 January/February, p.10
2012
FOAM Magazine, Sebastian Hau, June Issue, p.192
City Magazine vol. 16, Issue 1-2 February/April, p.190-194
De Standaard, Sam Steverlynck, Leve de remixfotografie, June 27
2011
VARA Radio 1, De Gids, Deborah Blekkenhorst, November 4
Arte Al Limite, Angelica Navarro, November Issue
NRC Handelsblad, Raymond van den Boogaard, October 24
Art in America, Paul Laster, June Issue, p. 174,176
Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Kunstmarkt, Lisa Zeits, October 1, p.38
NRC Next & NRC Handelsblad, Hans den Hartog Jager, March 28 & 17
Kunstbeeld nr.9, “Belden binnen” Sandra Spjikerman, p. 58-59
Caldic Collectie, I promise to love you, Suzanne Swarts, Maria Barnas, p.19, p.184-185
Spinart Leipzig, Edgar Leciejewski, p.34-36, Autumn
2010
Perec et l'art contemporain, Cahier Perec nr. 10, Jean-Luc Joly, p. 491-496.
NRC Handelsblad, Angela Dekker, p.1-2, July 4
FR3, (French TV channel), exhibition review MAMAC Nice
Kunstbeeld nr.9, Roos van der Lint, p.12
2009
Tubelight, Marieke Voeten, September 9 Het Parool, Connie Verkerk, p.13, January 23
VPRO avonden (radio broadcast), Anton de Goede, February 1
Ingres et les Modernes (cat. exp. Musée National ), Dimitri Salmon, des Beaux-Arts du Québec, p.54, 55; fig. 121; p.148
Het Parool, Frenk der Nederlanden, p. 12, May 15
2007
Het Parool, front page photograph Objectum II, Evert Elzinga, January 12
2006
Het Parool, Marc Moorman, p. 20-21, October 13

Work in Collections (selection)
J. Paul Getty Center, Los Angeles (The Apparatus)
MoMA, New York (Catalogue des Chefs-d'œuvre du Musée du Louvre)
Musée Borély des Arts décoratifs, de la Faience et de la Mode, Marseille (Longo Mai – Let it Last)
John M. Flaxman Library, The School of Arts, Chicago (LA LA LA LA)
MAMAC, Museé d'art moderne et d'art contemporain, Nice (Le Louvre)
Bibliothèque Kandinsky Centre Pompidou, Paris (LA LA LA LA, A Meeting on Paper)
Conseil Général des Bouches du Rhone (Blind Man's Bluff I &II)
Caldic Collection, Rotterdam (The Apparatus)
BnF, Bibilothèque Nationale de France, Paris (180 Degrees encyclopaedia, Catalogue des Chefs-d'œuvre du Musée du Louvre)
Collection Amsterdam Museum (KP23)
AMC Amsterdam Medical Center, Amsterdam (LA LA LA LA)
Museum van Loon Amsterdam (All is in all and it has always been)
Koninklijke Bibliotheek, The Hague (180 Degrees encyclopaedia)

 

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