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Costa Vece

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COSTA VECE

Born in 1969, Herisau, Switzerland Lives and works in Zurich, Switzerland

 

EDUCATION

1989-94 F+F School for Art and Media, Zurich, Switzerland

 

GRANTS AND PRIZES

2008 Grant for Fine Arts Appenzell, Ausserrhodische Culture Foundation 2008 Studio grant London, Landys & Gyr Foundation Zug
2007 Foundation for Art and Appenzell
2004 Grant for Fine Arts Appenzell, Ausserrhodische Culture Foundation

2003 Studio grant Berlin, the Swiss Culture Departement (BAK)

2001 Grant for Fine Arts Appenzell, Ausserrhodische Culture Foundation

1999

Studio grant Genua, from the Culture Departement City of Zurich

Grant of the Kiefer Hablitzel Foundation
National grant for Fine Arts Switzerland

1998 Swiss Institut in Rome, Studio grant from the Swiss Culture Departement (BAK) 1998 National grant for Fine Arts Switzerland
1997 National grant for Fine Arts Switzerland
1997 Studio grant Binz 39 Foundation, Zurich

1996 International Video art prize of ZKM and SWF (nomination of the best 50)

 

SOLO EXHIBITION

2013

’Costa Vece: Neurose’, Christinger de Mayo, Zurich, Switzerland

2012

Georg Kargl BOX, Vienna, Austria
‘Metissage’, Kunstraum Kreuzlingen, Kreuzlingen, Switzerland

2010

’This was not the end,’ Galleria Franco Noero, Turin, Italy

‘Viva l’Italia’, Bologna, Italy

2009

‘Why does my heart feel so bad?’ curated by Marianne Karabelnik, Binz 39, Zurich, Switzerland

‘Costa Vece’, Schaukasten, Herisau, Switzerland
‘Costa Vece, Carpe Diem, Arte e Pesquisa / Carpe Diem’, Art and Research, curated by Paulo Reis Palácio do Marquês, Lisabon, Portugal

 

GROUP EXHIBITION

2013

Vitrine 03 [The Candle-Edition] – Die Diele, Zurich
The Weak Sex – How Art Pictures The New Male – Kunstmuseum Bern, Bern Ruhe-Störung – Streifzüge durch die Welten der Collage – MARTa Herford, Herford Abendland – Produzentengalerie Hamburg, Hamburg
Grösser Als Zürich – Kunst In Aussersihl – Helmhaus Zürich, Zurich

‘Heimspiel 2012’, Neue Kunsthalle, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland

2012

Von Zeichen und Körpern. curated by _Thomas Locher, curated by_vienna 2012, Georg Kargl Fine Arts, Vienna
‘Shine on you crazy diamond’, wemakeit.ch Project Space, Zurich

2011

‘Produced by Migros’, Collection Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst Zurich, Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel
‘Based in Berlin 2011’, Berlin
’Territoires’, Bex & Arts, sculptures dans le parc Szilassy Triennale’, Bex, Switzerland

’Motion of a nation’, curated by Antonio Arévalo, VM21 arte contemporanea, Roma, Italy

‘Livingroom Exotica’, Kunsthaus Glarus, Glarus ‘Underworld.Scheublein fine art’, Schloss Sihlberg, Zurich ‘B-12 Mauerwerk’, Billboard exhibition, Zürich

2010

‘More is More’, Centre of Contemporary Art Znaki Czasu
‘CAPC, or: Life in the Grip of Art’, curated by Aurélie Voltz CAPC, musée d’art contemporain de Bordeaux, France

 

MONOGRAPHIC CATALOGUE

‘Costa Vece. Works from 1992–2002‘. Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich, 2002. (Hg./ ed.): Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich, und Galleria Franco Noero, Turin; Text: Rein Wolfs, Claudia Spinelli, Jacqueline Zünd. Zurich and Turin, 2002.
‘Costa Vece – Dark Days‘, Kunstmuseum Solothurn, 2006. Text: Sabine Rusterholz, Rayelle Niemann, Kathleen Bühler. Zurich: Fink 2006

 

COLLECTIONS

La Gaia, Busca, Italy

Flavio Albanese, Verona, Italy

Hauser & Wirth Collection, Zurich, Switzerland

Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich, Switzerland

Kunsthaus Zurich, Switzerland


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