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Marisa Merz

 
MARISA MERZ
Born 1926 Turin, Italy
Died 2019 Turin, Italy
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Awards
2013
Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement – 55th International Art Exhibition, La Biennale di Venezia
2001
La Biennale di Venezia – Special Jury Prize
Solo Exhibitions
2019
“Marisa Merz,” Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia
“Geometrie sconnesse palpiti geometrici,” Collezione Giancarlo e Danna Olgiati, Lugano, Switzerland
2017
“Marisa Merz: The Sky is a Great Space,” Metropolitan Breuer, New York [traveled to: The Hammer Museum, Los Angeles; Serralves Museum, Porto, Portugal (2018); Museum der Moderne Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria (2018)]
2016
"Marisa Merz," Thomas Dane Gallery, London
“Marisa and Mario Merz,” Museum of Contemporary Art Rome, Rome
"Marisa Merz," Gladstone Gallery, New York
2013
“Marisa Merz,” Sepentine Gallery, London
“Marisa Merz,” Bernier/Eliades Gallery, Athens
"Marisa Merz," Gladstone Gallery, New York
2012
“Marisa Merz,” Monica De Cardenas Galleria, Zuoz, Switzerland
“Marisa Merz,” Christian Stein, Milan, Italy
“Marisa Merz: disegnare disegnare ridisegnare il pensiero immagine che cammina,”
Fondazione Merz, Turin, Italy
2011
“Marisa Merz,” Gladstone Gallery, Brussels
“Marisa Merz: non corrisponde eppur fiorisce,” Fondazione Querini Stampalia, Venice, Italy           
2010
“Marisa Merz,” Gladstone Gallery, New York
“Marisa Merz,” Centre internationale d’art et du paysage, Ile de Vassivière, France
2008
“Marisa Merz,” Christian Stein Gallery, Milan, Italy
2007
“Marisa Merz,” Museo D'Arte Contemporanea Donnaregina, Naples, Italy
2004
“Marisa Merz,” Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York
2003
“Marisa Merz,” Kunstmuseum Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland
2002
“Marisa Merz,” Marian Goodman Gallery, Paris
1998
“Marisa Merz,” Villa delle Rose, Galleria d’Arte Moderna, Bologna, Italy
1996
“Marisa Merz,” Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
1995
“Marisa Merz,” Kunstmuseum Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland
1994
“Marisa Merz,” Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris
“Marisa Merz,” Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York
1993
“Marisa Merz,” Christian Stein Gallery, Milan, Italy
1984
“Marisa Merz,” Jean and Karin Bernier Gallery, Athens
1980
“Marisa Merz,” Gallery Tucci Russo, Turin, Italy
1979
“Marisa Merz,” Jean and Karin Bernier Gallery, Athens
1975
“Marisa Merz,” Gallery l'Attico, Rome
1969
“Marisa Merz,” Gallery l'Attico, Rome
1967
“Marisa Merz,” Gallery Gian Enzo Sperone, Turin, Italy
Group Exhibitions
2019
“Landlord Colors: On Art, Economy, and Materiality," Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
2018
“Arte Povera: Homage to Amalfi ’68,” Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
"A Mind of Winter,” Chesa Planta, Samedan, Switzerland
2017
“É solo un inizio. 1968,” Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Rome
“Margherita Stein: Rebel With a Cause,” Magazzino Italian Art, Cold Spring, New York
"Plages," Campoli Presti, London
2016
“Identity Revisted,” The Warehouse, Dallas, Texas
“Revolution in the Making: Abstract Sculpture by Women, 1947-2016,” Hauser Wirth & Schimmel, Los Angeles, California
2015
"TUTTTOVERO," Fondazione Merz and Castello di Rivoli, Turino, Italy
“Ennesima. An Exhibition of Seven Exhibitions on Italian Art (Ennesima: Una mostra di sette mostre sull’arte italiana),” Triennale di Milano, Milan
2014
“Group Exhibition,” Bernier-Eliades Gallery, Athens
“Looking Back: The Eighth White Columns Annual,” White Columns, New York
2013
"Mind is Outer Space," Casey Kaplan, New York
“Il Palazzo Enciclopedico / The Encyclopedic Palace,” curated by Massimiliano Gioni, The 55th International Art Exhibition, La Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
2009
“Visage,” New Galerie de France, Paris
“Orientamento,” Galleria Cardi, Pietrasanta, Italy
2008
“Revolutions – Forms that Turn,” Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
2007
“Makers and Modelers: Works in Ceramic,” Gladstone Gallery, New York
2006
"Wrestle," Bard Center for Curatorial Studies and Hessel Museum of Art,
Annandale-on-Hudson, New York
2002
"Arte Povera," Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York
2001
“Zero to Infinity: Arte Povera 1962-1972,” Tate Modern, London [traveled to: Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles; Hirshhorn Museum,
Washington, D.C.]
49th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
1998
“Marisa Merz, Domenico Bianchi,” Christian Stein Gallery, Milan, Italy
1995
“Die italienische Metamorphose, 1943-1968,” Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany
1994
"The Italian Metamorphosis,1943-1968,” The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum,
New York
1989
“Bilderstreit," Messehallen, Cologne, Germany
"Einleuchten," Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
1988
"Zeitlos," Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin
La Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
1987
"Octobre des Arts," Museé Saint Pierre Art Contemporain, Lyon, France
1986
“Chambres d’Amis,” Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst, Ghent, Belgium
"Fideliter, 1966-1986," Christian Stein Gallery, Turin, Italy             
"Sonsbeek," Arnhem, The Netherlands
"SkulpturSein," Städtische Kunsthalle, Düsseldorf, Germany
1985
"Del arte povera a 1985," Palazio Velazques, Palazio de Cristal, Madrid, Spain
“The KNOT Arte Povera at P.S.1," P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, New York
"Promenades," Parc Lullin, Centre d'Art Contemporain, Geneva, Switzerland 
"De Sculptura," Messepalast, Vienna
"Spuren, Skulpturen, und Monumente ihrer praezisen Reise," Kunsthaus Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland
1984
Gallery Albert Baronian, Brussels
"Ouverture/Arte Contemporanea," Castello di Rivoli, Turin, Italy
"Coerenza in coerenza: dall'Arte Povera al 1984," Mole Antonelliana, Turin, Italy
1983
"Eine Kunst-Geschichte in Turin 1959- 1983", Gallery Konrad Fischer, Düsseldorf, Germany; Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne, Germany
1982
Documenta 7, Kassel, Germany
1981
"Identité Italienne: l'art en Italie depuis 1959," Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris
1980
La Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
1979
"Le stanze," Castello Colonna, Genazzano, Italy
1978
Gallery Franco Toselli, Milan, Italy
1977
"Arte in Italia 1960-1977,” Gallery Civica d'Arte Moderna, Turin, Italy; Galleria Salvatore, Milan, Italy
1976
"Autori vari per Europa-America," Gallery Franz Paludetto- LP220, Turin, Italy
1975
“Mostra per le fabbriche occupate,” Gallery Multipli, Turin, Italy
1974
Gallery Franco Toselli, Milan, Italy
1970
"Gennaio 70," III Biennale della Pittura Giovane, Museo Civico, Bologna, Italy
1969
Aeroporto di Ciampino, Rome
"Op Losse Schroeven," Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
"Verbogene Strukturen," Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany
1968
“Arte Povera + Azione Povera,” Arsenali dell'Antica Republica, Amalfi, Italy; Centro Studio Colautti, Salerno, Italy
1967
Piper Club, Turin, Italy
Deposito d'Arte presente, Turin, Italy