NAVID NUUR

Exhibitions

Selected Solo Exhibitions

 

2020     Marta Herford Museum, Herford

Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, The Hague

Jahn und Jahn Galerie, Munich

 

2019 Gallery Sofie Van de Velde, Antwerp

             When doubt turns into destiny, Galerie Max Hetzler, Paris

THE AFTER GLOW III, NDSM Werf, Amsterdam

 

2018 RE/FLECT/OR (public sculpture), Intersection Spui / Grote Markstraat, Den Haag

Entrelacs (duo show with Victor Man), Centre d’édition contemporaine, Geneva

Paintpusher, Galería Plan-B, Berlin

 

2016 THE GIFT (permanent installation), International Criminal Court premises, The Hague

 

2015 CONTEXT IS THE NEW CONTENT, Galerie Martin van Zomeren, Amsterdam

MINING MEMORY, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin

Galería Plan B, Berlin

About a Work #3, Galleria Zero, Milan

 

2014 The Main Remain, Galerie Max Hetzler, Paris

Renderender, DCA, Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee

Color Me Closely, Trafó House of Contemporary Arts, Budapest

 

2013 Treasured Tensions, Club Electroputere – Centre for Contemporary Culture, Bucharest

Lube Love, Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht (catalogue)

Unified Not Uniformed, Martin van Zomeren, Amsterdam

TA-DA !, Galerie des Enfants, Centre Pompidou, Paris

Phantom Fuel, Parasol Unit, London (catalogue)

Track&Trace, Watersnoodmuseum, Ouwerkerk

Smokebombsmoke, OUI Center of Contemporary Art, Grenoble (catalogue)

 

2012 Bergamo, Heden, The Hague

Hocus Focus, Matadero, Madrid

 

2011 Conductorconductor, Plan B, Berlin

It’s No Crime To Tickle Time, Martin van Zomeren, Amsterdam

Post Parallelism, Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, St. Gallen

 

2010     Glow (Re-)discovering Eindhoven, Van Abbe Museum, Eindhoven (catalogue)

The Other Another, Galleri Christina Wilson, Copenhagen

Phantom Fuel, Plan B, Cluj

 

2009    The Value of Void, S.M.A.K ( Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst), Ghent; Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel; De Hallen Museum, Haarlem (catalogue)

(No) Norms Forgotten, 10m2 Project space, Sarajevo

Aass Wwee bbccoommee Oonnee, Klerkx, Milan

Within Your Worlds, Martin van Zomeren, Amsterdam

In Your World, Plan B, Berlin

 

2008    Where It’s At, Fries Museum/ Bureau, Leeuwarden

Lost Licks, 1646, The Hague

 

2007    The Rise of Re, Project Space Stroom, The Hague

Insideout, Moira Gallery, Utrecht

 

2004    Galerie De5er, Rotterdam

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

 

2019   Yarat Contemporary Art Space, Baku

Patty Morgan Amsterdam, Amsterdam

Nine Iranian Artists in London: THE SPARK IS YOU, Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art, London

THE SPARK IS YOU: Parasol unit in Venice, Conservatorio di Musica Benedetto Marcello di Venezia, Venice

Negativer Raum, ZKM, Karlsruhe

₡ U R R € ₦ ₡ ¥, NOME, Berlin

Freedom – The Fifty Key Dutch Artworks Since 1968, Museum de Fundatie, Zwolle

Looking at the world through rose colored glasses, Gallery Sofie Van de Velde, Antwerp

 

2018 Out of Office: Art in Business, Singer Museum, Laren

Painting the Night, Centre Pompidou-Metz, Metz

RESISTANCE, CENTRALE, Brussels

True Luxury… Art acquisitions 2012-2018, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam

CHARIVARI, Pamelekerk, Oudenaarde

Jahn und Jahn, Munich, Neuer Aachener Kunstverein, Aachen

On longing and consolidation. Art festival Watou 2018, Watouplein, Watou

PLAY Kortrijk – City circuit for contemporary art, Various venues, Kortrijk

Uns gehört die Stadt! Kids, Kunst und Krawall in Aachen, Centre Charlemagne – Neues Stadtmuseum, Aachen

Møenlight Sonata – A homage to the starry sky of Møn, Kunsthal 44 Møen, Møn

Untitled (Monochrome), 1958-2018. Curated by Gregory Lang, Richard Taittinger Gallery, New York

Eruption from the Surface. The Origami Principle in Art, Marta Herford, Herford (catalogue)

2017  Eugenia Pop and Navid Nuur, Galeria Plan-B, Berlin

Het Zalig Nietsdoen, Kranenburgh Museum, Bergen

Matière Grise, Galerie Max Hetzler, Paris

Radicale Sociale Animale Talen, CoBrA Museum of Modern Art, Amstelveen

THREE POSITIONS. SIX DIRECTIONS. | CHAPTER I: THE BRUTALIST IDEAL, König Galerie, Berlin

All Paintings Are Uneven, ABN AMRO Art Collection, Amsterdam

Where do we go from here?, 6 Galleries in the Jordaan Area, Amsterdam

2016 Back in 5 minutes, Martin can Zomeren, Amsterdam

Lube Love, Bonnefantenmuseum @pinkpop-up museum, Landgraaf

la mia ceramica, Galerie Max Hetzler, Paris

Cher(e)s Ami(e)s: Hommage aux Donateurs des Collections Contemporaines, Centre Pompidou, Paris

Hacking Habitat. Art of Control, Utrecht

Illegibility. The Contexts of the Script, Art Stations Foundation, Poznan

2015 A.N.T.H.R.O.P.O.C.E.N.E., Meessen De Clercq, Brussels

Back To The Future, Billytown, The Hague

Lekker Licht, Centraal Museum, Utrecht

Addition: Schenking Pieter en Marieke Sanders, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam

Let Us Meet Inside You, Trendbeheer, De Garag Rotterdam

Mountains With A Broken Edge, Bienal de la Habana, Havana

PASS, Hisk – Higher Institute for Fine Arts, Ghent

Eppur si muove, (MUDAM) MUSÉE D’ART MODERNE GRAND-DUC JEAN, Luxembourg

When I Give, I Give Myself

Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam

Playing Future, Kunsthalle Kiel, Kiel

Fa Fa Fa, Martin van Zomeren, Amsterdam

The Dutch Connection, S.M.A.K., Ghent

Too early, too late. Middle East and Modernity, Pinacoteca Nazionale, Bologna

Enge Gelände, Martin van Zomeren, Amsterdam

Obsession, Maison Particuliere, Brussels

Signs & Symbols, Jessica Bradley, Toronto

 

2014 Branched. Trees in Contemporary Art, Altana Kulturstiftung, Bad Homburg

Animal Mineral Vegetable, Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York

Allegory of the Cave Painting, Extra City Kunsthal, Antwerp

Alchemy, NEST, The Hague

Size Matters, Foundation for Art Fort at Vijfhuizen, Vijfhuizen

Picture This, SALTS, Birsfelden

Halftone: Through the Grid, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin

Beating around the bush Episode #1, Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht

Objects in mirror are closer than they appear, Lugar a Dudas, Cali

RE: Painted, S.M.A.K., Ghent

video screening 25, Zero, Milan

Amnesia, Nadácia – Centrum súčasného umenia, Bratislava

2013 Behind Images, Garage Rotterdam, Rotterdam (catalogue)

Traces, Stedelijk Museum, s-Hertogenbosch

Agora, 4th Athens Biennale, Athens

On the Road to… Tarascon, Adrian Ghenie and Navid Nuur, Plan B, Berlin

Passion de l’Art en Finistère / Collection #4, Centre d’art contemporain de Quimper

(T)HERE, Bonnefanten Hedge House, Wijlre

Flex-Sil Reloaded, Kunst Halle St. Gallen, St. Gallen

Casey Kaplan, New York

The Image in the Sculpture, Centre Pompidou, Paris (curated by Christine Macel and Navid Nuur)

Time, Trade and Travel, Stedelijk Museum Bureau, Amsterdam

Small Gestures, MU / Strijp S, Eindhoven

Mesures et disparition / Over maat en verdwijning, Institut Néerlandais, Paris

It wasn’t there yesterday, Raster Gallery, Warsaw

 

2012 This Title is an Artwork of Mine, Motto Charlottenborg, Copenhagen (curated by Mikkel Carl)

The Castle in the Air. Séance of Imagination, Centre of Culture ZAMEK, Poznan (curated by Adam Budak)

Through an open window, Institut Néerlandais, Paris

A Battle for Narrative, Bonnefanten Hedge House, Wijlre

Galerie Nächst St. Stephan Rosemarie Schwarzwälder, Wien

TAF / the Art Foundation, Athens

Sint-Jan, Sint-Baafskathedraal, Ghent (curated by Jan Hoet and Hans Marten)

SummerNest, Nest, Den Haag

On Geometry and Speculation, official parallel project during the Marrakech Biennale, ESAV, Marrakech (curated by Hicham Khalidi)

Rollercoaster. The Image in the 21st Century, MOTI, Breda

Un paisaje holandés / A Dutch Landscape, La Casa Encendida, Madrid (catalogue)

Ashes and gold. A World’s Journey, Marta Herford Museum, Herford (catalogue)

People have the power, Zero, Milano

 

2011 Villa Tokyo, Tokyo

SLAA, curated by Bianca Stiger, Performance, De Balie, Amsterdam

De Nederlandse identiteit?, De Kracht van Heden, Museum De Paviljoens, Almere

Recently unpacked. How art ages, MARTa Herford Museum, Herford

Royal Awards for Painting 2011, Royal Palace, Amsterdam

ILLUMInations, The 54th Venice Biennale, Venice (catalogue)

Too late, too little, (and how) to fail gracefully, Kunstfort Asperen, Langedijk (catalogue)

Image to be projected until it vanishes, Museion – Museum of modern and contemporary art, Bolzano (curated by Mihnea Mircan)

Radical Autonomy, Netwerk / centrum voor hedendaagse kunst,Aalst

Inside Installations | Collectietentoonstelling, S.M.A.K (Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst), Ghent (catalogue)

Falten, Searching for White, Rise above Reason, Martin van Zomeren, Amsterdam

 

2010 Taking Place, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam

Invisible Shadows, Images of Uncertainty, MARTa Herford Museum, Herford (catalogue)

Benefit Exhibition, Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, St. Gallen

Starter, Arter, Istanbul (curated by Rene Block) (catalogue)

History of Art, David Roberts Art Foundation, London

Performative Attitudes, Kunsthaus Glarus, Glarus

Up to You, Stroom, The Hague

  

2009 The Knight’s Tour, De Hallen Museum, Haarlem (catalogue)

Sculptural – Collection, S.M.A.K (Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst), Ghent

Broken English, Seiler + Mosseri-Marlio Galerie, Zurich

 

2008 Modern Museum of Arnhem

Portfolio 1, Plan B, Berlin (catalogue)

Schilders, DCR, The Hague

Geoair, residency in Georgia, Tbilisi

Mariakapel, Hoorn

 

2007 Billy town, Rijswijk

INSIDEOUT, Moira Gallery, Utrecht

Voorstel voor, DCR Project Space, The Hague

Drawing the line somewhere duo, Ned. Cacaofabriek, Helmond

Lumiere, Galerie Blaak 10, Rotterdam

 Historical Center, Brooklyn, New York 

2006 Villa Nuts, The Hague

For a(n) relation(s), ADA Gallery, Virginia

Countersale, Utrecht

Rebound, HKU gallery Utrecht, Utrecht

2005 Jack of Hearts

Project space Stroom, The Hague

2004 The Art of Management

Ecole Supérieure de Commerce, Paris

BillboartEuropean Billboard Exposition, Bratislava, Warsaw

 

Collections

 

Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht

De Hallen Museum, Haarlem

Koç, Istanbul

Kunsthalle, Zurich

Musée National d’Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris

Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin

S.M.A.K. – Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Ghent

Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam

Education

2004-2005 Central Saint Martins Collage of Art and Design, London 

1996-2000 The Fashion Institute of Technology, New York 

 

Awards

 

2018 Grant, Dean Collection 20 St(art)ups

 

Publications

 

2017  ROMA Publications / Navid Nuur / Be-Part (Eds.): FUNNELFLUX, Amsterdam / Waregem 

2015  Galerie Max Hetzler / Galería Plan B (Eds.): Navid Nuur. MINING MEMORY, Berlin Bonnefanten 2014  Galerie Max Hetzler (Ed.): Halftone: Through the Grid, Berlin

2012  La Casa Encendida (Ed.): Un Paisaje Holandés / A Dutch Landscape, Madrid

 Marta Herford Museum (Ed.): Ashes and Gold – A World’s Journey, Cologne

2013  Museum (Ed.): When text becomes my ex, Maastricht 

UOI projectspace (Ed.): Smacked & Smoked, Grenoble 

Parasol Unit (Ed.): Phantom Fuel, London 

2011  Van Abbemuseum / Matadero (Eds.): The Afterglow / El rastro de la luz, Eindhoven / Madrid 

Onestar Press (Ed.): At this Museum I damaged Navid Nuur’s art, Paris 

Mousse (Ed.): Bored at the museum / Bored at the studio, Milan

Bice Curiger (Ed.): ILLUMInations. 54th International Art Exhibition La Biennale Di Venezia, Milan

Farid Tabarki (Ed.): Too late, too little, (and how) to fail gracefully

Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst / Amsterdam University Press (Eds.): Inside Installations. Theory and Practice in the Care of Complex Artworks, Amsterdam 

2010  Onomatopee (Ed.): The Value of Void, Eindhoven

Marta Herford Museum (Ed.): Invisible Shadows – Images of Uncertainty, Herford

Ilkay Baliç (Ed.), Arter: Starter, Istanbul 

2009  Navid Nuur / Gallería Plan B / Martin van Zomeren (Eds.): Extexts, Vol. 1

De Hallen Museum (Ed.): The Knight’s Tour / Lunar Distance, Haarlem

2007  Onomatopee (Ed.): Where I end and you begin, Eindhoven 

Veennman (Ed.): Etiolation, Rotterdam 

Onomatopee (Ed.): Sliding The Slow Split, Eindhoven

2006  Revolver Archiv (Ed.): Aftérouge, Berlin

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