Monica Bonvicini 1965

    Born 1965 in Venice, Italy

    Education:
    1991-1992 California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA, USA
    1986-1993 Hochschule der Künste, Berlin, Germany

    Prizes and Grants:
    2019 Hans Platschek Prize, Hamburg, Germany
    2012 Roland Prize for Art in Public Space, Bremen, Germany
    2010 Winning Artist of the Light Art competition for the Olympic Park London, UK
    2007 Assigned the public commission for HUN LIGGER (SHE LIES), a site-specific sculpture floating on the water in front oft he New Opera House in Oslo, Norway
    2005 National Gallery Prize for Young Art, Berlin, Germany
    2002 Overbeck Prize, Lubeck, Germany
    2000-2001 Kunstfond, Bonn, Germany
    1999 Golden Lion for Best Pavilion, Venice Biennale, Veneice, Italy
    1998 Paul Cassierer Prize, Berlin, Germany
    1998-1999 Scholarship by the Berlin Senate for Cultural Affairs and the Art Center of Design in Pasadena, California, USA
    1996-1997 Studio Program at Kunst-Werke, Berlin, Germany
    1995-1996 Artist in Residence from Berlin Senate for Cultural Affairs and the Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, UK
    1994-1995 Studio Program at Kunst-Werke, Berlin, Germany
    1994 Photography grant from the Berlin Seante for Cultural Affairs, Berlin, Germany

    Lives and works in Berlin, Germany

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Monica Bonvicini
In My Hand
2019
Sculpture
unique (variation)
glas, metal