Lara Schnitger (b.1969)


Lara Schnitger (b.1969). Pink Gin, 1999. Collage of cut vintage papers on illustration board, measures 10 x 14.25 inches. Measures 17.5 x 21.5 inches framed. Provenance: Anton Kern Gallery.

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Search terms: woman artist; Feminist artist: Feminist Lara Schnitger


  • 1969Born in Haarlem, Netherlands
  • 1987-1991Koninklijke Academie voor beeldende Kunsten, Den Haag
  • 1991-1992Academie Vyvarni Umeni, Prague
  • 1992-1994 Ateliers ´63, Amsterdam
  • 1999-2000C.C.A., Kitakyushu, Japan

    Lives and works in Los Angeles and Amsterdam


    Solo Exhibitions

  • 2018Suffragette City, Frieze Live, Frieze Art Fair, Randall’s Island, NY
  • 2017Don’t Let The Boys Win, Galerie Gebr. Lehmann, Dresden, Germany
    Suffragette City, Kunsthaus Dresden, Germany
    Lundgren Gallery, Mallorca, Spain
  • 2016In Real Life: Lara Schnitger, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
  • 2015Suffragette City, FRAC Champagne-Ardenne, Rheims, France
    Suffragette City, Parcours, Art Basel, Lichthof Building, Basel, Switzerland
  • 2014PINK POP Festival, Bonnefantenmuseum Pavilion, Maastricht, Netherlands
    Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London, UK
    Never Alone, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
  • 2012Lara Schnitger, Wilhelm Müller: Colored Fabrics, Galerie Gebr. Lehmann, Dresden, Germany
    Lara Schnitger & My Barbarian: The Butterfly’s Evil Spell, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
  • 2010Damned Women, Modern Art, London, UK
    Two Masters and Her Vile Perfume, Sculpture Center, New York
    The Artist’s Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
  • 2009Anton Kern Gallery, New York
    Dance Witches Dance (with My Barbarian), Luckman Fine Arts Complex, Cal State,
    Los Angeles
  • 2008Museum of Modern Art Arnhem, Holland, Netherlands
    Dance Witches Dance (with My Barbarian), Museum Het Domein, Sittard [cat.]
    Double Happiness, Galerie Gebr. Lehmann, Berlin
  • 2007Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London
    Anton Kern Gallery, New York
  • 2005My Other Car is a Broom, Magasin 3, Stockholm, Sweden traveling to Stroom den Haag, The
    Hague, The Netherlands [cat.]
    Anton Kern Gallery, New York [cat.]
    Blacks on Blondes, Triple Candie, New York
  • 2004Air 2 Paris, Paris
  • 2003Liesje Leerde Lotje lopen langs de lange Lindenlaan, Revalidatie Centum Friesland,
    Beesterswaag, Netherlands
  • 2002Civilized Special Zone, Lara Schnitger and Matthew Monahan, Chinese European Art Center,
    Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
  • 2001Statements, Basel Art Fair, Basel
    Raum Aktuellekunst, Martin Janda Gallery, Vienna
    Project Room, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA
  • 2000Kunstwerke, Berlin
    Gozaimas, Lara Schnitger and Matthew Monahan, Bureau Amsterdam, Amsterdam
  • 1999Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
    Up & Co, New York, NY
  • 1998Hyper Space, Galerie Daniel Blau, Munich
    Basel Art Fair, Galerie Daniel Blau
    SpaceInvader, Vleeshal, Middelburg, Netherlands
  • 1997University of Buffalo Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
  • 1996Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY

    Group Exhibitions

  • 2018Other Walks, Other Lines, San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA (opening November)
    Pussy, King of the Pirates
    , Maccarone, Los Angeles, CA
    “Do I contradict myself? Very well then I contradict myself. (I am large, I contain multitudes.), curated by Emmanuelle Lainé, FRAC Champagne-Ardenne, Reims, France
    bitch MATERial
    , Kunstquartier Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
    , Linda Pace Foundation, San Antonio, TX
  • 20173. Berliner Herbstsalon, Maxim Gorki Theatre, Berlin, Germany
    , curated by Adam D. Miller, Verge Center for the Arts, Sacramento, CA
    Hope and Hazard: A Comedy of Eros, curated by Eric Fischl Hall Art Collection, Reading, VT
    Do Disturb, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
  • 2016Revolution in the Making: Abstract Sculpture by Women, 1947 – 2016, Hauser, Wirth &
    Schimmel, Los Angeles, CA [cat.]
    Reveal the Rats, The Pit, Los Angeles, CA
  • 2015NO MAN’S LAND: Women Artists from The Rubell Family Collection, Rubell Family Collection,
    Miami, FL
    Poor Art – Rich Legacy. Arte Povera and Parallel Practices 1968-2015, Museum of
    Contemporary Art, Oslo, Norway
    Beating around the bush Episode #4, Bonnefanten Museum, Maastricht, The Netherlands
  • 2014Beating around the bush Episode #2, Bonnefanten Museum, Maastricht, The Netherlands
  • 2013Girls Just Want to Have Funds, La Mama Gallery, New York, NY
    Paintings, Sculptures, Drawings and Mixed Media Artworks, The Rema Hort Mann Foundation,
    New York, NY
  • 2012My Barbarians Collaboration / Performance, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
    More to Tell, Museum Het Domein, Sittard, Netherlands
    Chasm of the Supernova, Center for the Arts Eagle Rock, Los Angeles, CA
    Niki de Saint Phalle Tirs: Reloaded, Getty’s Pacific Standard Time Performance and Public
    Art Festival
    Without Hope, Without Fear, Mottahedan Projects, Al Quoz, Dubai, UAE
    The Butterflies Evil Spell, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
  • 2011The Artist’s Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
    Investigation of a Dog: Works from the FACE collections, Magasin 3 Konsthall, Stockholm,
    Sweden; La Maison Rouge, Paris, France
  • 2010Ordinary Madness, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA
    Investigation of a Dog: Works from the FACE collections, Ellipse Foundation, Cascais, Portugal;
    Deste Foundation, Athens, Greece; Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy
  • 2009Group Exhibition, Honor Fraser, Los Angeles
    Strike a Pose, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London
    Directions, A Palazzo Gallery, Brescia, Italy
    Double Dutch, Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peekskill
    Investigations of a Dog, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin
    (re)Visions:(di)Visions, Foster Gallery, University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire
  • 2008Sonsbeek Sculpture Exhibition, Arnhem
    Attribution problems, Johann König, Berlin Carried away, Museum Moderne Kunst, Arnhem, NL
  • 2007Read Me! Text In Art, Armory Art, Pasadena
    Unmonumental: The Object in the 21st century, New Museum, New York
    Wild West, Galerie Gebr. Lehmann, Berlin
    USA Today, Hermitage, St. Petersburg, Russia
    To Be Continued…, Magasin 3 Stockolm Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden
    Frac des pays de la loire, Carquefou, France
    Don’t Let the Boys Win, Mills College Art Museum, Oakland
    Fantastic Politics, The National Museum of Contemporary Art, Oslo, Norway
    Eight Sculptors from Los Angeles, Sabine Knust, Munich
    Uneasy Angel/Imagine Los Angeles, Sprueth Magers, Munich
  • 2006Lara Schnitger, Lily Van Der Stoker, Sue Williams, Modern Art Inc., London
    Ridykeulous, Participant Inc., New York, NY
    La Retour de la Colonne Durutti, Gallery Isabella Bortolozzi, Berlin
    USA Today, The Saatchi Gallery, London
    Implosion, Anton Kern Gallery, New York
    The “F” word, Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, USA
    Red Eye: L.A. Artists from the Rubell Family Collection, Miami, FL
  • 2005THING New Sculpture from Los Angeles, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
    Both Ends Burning, David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles [cat.]
    Follow Me: A Fantasy, curated by Malik Gaines, Arena 1 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
    Forms after David, Accademia di Belle Arti, Florence, Italy
    My Barbarian, Powerplant, Toronto, Canada
  • 2004Obsession, Galerie Diana Stigter, Amsterdam, NL
    M.B. The Mary Blair Story (with My Barbarian), REDCAT Roy and Edna Disney/CalArts Theater,
    Los Angeles, CA
    Sectrets of de ‘90s, Museum voor Moderne Kunst, Arnhem, NL
  • 2003To Be Recycled, Six Months, Los Angeles, CA
    Nice and Easy, Sprengel Museum, Hannover
    Social Fabric, lothringer13, Munich
  • 2002Building Structures, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, New York, NY
    Shanghai Biennial, Shanghai
  • 2001Freestanding, Beaver College Art Gallery, Glenside, PA
    Urban Creation, Shanghai Biennale, Shanghai, China
    Tomorrow’s fish&chips,Simplonstr., Berlin, Germany
    Kunst in Actie, Bonnefanten Museum, Maastricht, NL
    11 x Dutch Art, National center for Contemporary Art, St. Petersburg, USSR
    I Love NY, Benefit show, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
  • 2000Trendwande, Kunstraum Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf
    The Body Between Condition and Construction, EXPO 2000, Hanover
    Raumkorper, Netze und andere Gebilde, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel
    Payijs- BerlijnKitakyyushu– 2x New York, Fonds BKVB, Amsterdam
  • 199910th Fukuoka Art Adventure, IMS – place Fukuoka, Japan
    artLovers, curated by Marcia Fortes, Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool, UK
    Maeda Exhibitions, C.C.A, Kitakyusha, Japan
    Smooth Space, Vlaams Cultureel Centrum de Brakke Grond, Amsterdam
    Provisorium I, Bonnefanten Museum, Maastricht, Netherlands
    Prix NI, Galerie Nouvelles Images, Den Haag, Netherlands
  • 1998Een Keuze, De Grote Kerk, Den Haag, Netherlands
    Art Sculpture Basel ’98, Basel
    Neuro-Artonomy, Eramzus University, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Morning Glory, De Ateliers, Amsterdam
    The Centre Holds, curated by Rudi Fuchs, Gmurzynska Gallery, Cologne
  • 1997Group Show: Painting, Photography, Drawing, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
    Basel Art Fair, Galerie Daniel Blau
    Gramercy Art Fair, Anton Kern Gallery
  • 1996Sublieme Vormen, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
    Tien Jaar Lustrum, Niggerdijker, Groningen
    Culture Dialogue, Ateliers Höherweg, Düsseldorf
  • 1995Wild Walls, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
    Shaking Patterns, W139, Amsterdam
    Uitgelicht, RAI, Amsterdam
  • 1994East Award, Norwich Gallery, Norwich, England
  • 1992Met Vlag en Wimpel, Nederlands Textielmuseum, Tilburg
    Moderni Galerie u Vystavisté, Prague
    Kulturni Stredisko, Boskovice, Czech Republic
  • 1991Stalling, Haagse Kunstkring, The Hague