VLATKA HORVAT
Born in Čakovec (HR) in 1974
Lives and works in London

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018
Cloud Pergola: Pavilion of Croatia at the 16th International Architecture Exhibition (collaborative project), Venice, Italy
Extensions. MSU – Museum of Contemporary Art. Zagreb, Croazia

2017
Vlatka Horvat, Renata Fabbri arte contemporanea. Milan, Italy. (forthcoming)
What Can Be Seen (solo, collaboration with Tim Etchells). A commission for Museums Sheffield. Millennium Galleries. Sheffield, UK
2016
Means and Ends, Wilfried Lentz Gallery. Rotterdam, The Netherlands
In Suspension, CAPRI Raum. Dusseldorf, Germany
2015
Don’t Stop (project). AAA (Art Altstetten Albisrieden). Art in the Public Space. Zurich, Switzerland
Immeasurables, Zak | Branicka Gallery. Berlin, Germany
Up in Arms, Kaaitheater. Brussels, Belgium
2014
According to Plan, Galerija SC. Zagreb, Croatia
On the Up Down, abc fair. Berlin, Germany
According to Plan, MMC Luka. Pula, Croatia
Disclosed Location, Commissioned by Volt. Bergen, Norway
2013
Excavations And Other Claims, Disjecta Contemporary Art Center. Portland, OR, USA
Fault Lands, annex14. Zurich, Switzerland
Door to Door, 6018NORTH. Part of IN>TIME 13 festival. Chicago, IL, USA
2012
Also Called: Backbone, Anchor, Lifeline, Boston University Art Gallery. Boston, MA, USA
Expanded Performance, Stroom Den Haag. The Hague, The Netherlands
GOOD LIFE – The 53rd October Salon (project). Belgrade, Serbia
Unleveling, Rachel Uffner Gallery. New York, NY, USA
2011
Beside Itself, Zak|Branicka Gallery. Berlin, Germany
Present Future, artissima 18. Torino, Italy
By Bending Back, annex14. Bern, Switzerland
As Opposed to the Front, Back, Top and Bottom, Bergen Kunsthall NO5. Bergen, Norway
2009
For Example (project). The 11th Istanbul Biennial: What Keeps Mankind Alive? Istanbul, Turkey
Or Some Other Time, The Kitchen. New York, NY, USA
2008
Threats and Promises (collaboration with Tim Etchells). Commissioned by the Henry Moore Foundation for Yes No & Other Options – Art Sheffiled 08. Millenium Galleries. Sheffield, UK
Vlatka Horvat, Battersea Arts Centre. London, UK
To Bring Down a House (collaboration with Tim Etchells). HomeWorks IV. Sfeir-Semler Gallery. Beirut, Lebanon
2007
Vlatka Horvat: Loops (solo). Little Jewel Cinema. Waygood Gallery. Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK
2005
Wrong Way, Galerija Nova. Zagreb, Croatia
2003
Vlatka Horvat: Videos, STUK Kunstencentrum. Leuven, Belgium
Insults & Praises (collaboration with Tim Etchells). Kulturhuset Stockholm. Stockholm, Sweden

PERFORMANCES

2018
Who Come to stand, 3: Mai shipyard, Rijeka – The Second Industrial Art Biennial, Labin|Rasa|Pula|Rijeka, Croatia
This Here and That There – Herrenhäuser Quartet. KunstFestSpiele Herrenhausen festival, Hannover, Germany

2017
Beginnings Marathon. The Bowtie Project @ Clockshop. Los Angeles, CA, USA
Minor Planets. A commission by HAU – Hebbel am Ufer & HKW – Haus der Kulturen der Welt for Utopian Realities. HAU2. Berlin, Germany
15th Extraordinary Congress: Oslo. Black Box Teatre. Oslo, Norway
15th Extraordinary Congress: Vienna. Tanzquartier Wien. Vienna, Austria
15th Extraordinary Congress: Amsterdam. Frascati. Amsterdam, the Netherlands
15th Extraordinary Congress: Toulouse. Theatre Garonne. Toulouse, France
15th Extraordinary Congress: Paris. Fondation Cartier & Theatre de la Ville. Paris, France
2016
Groundwork. Part of TAKE UP YOUR SPACE series. KAI 10. Dusseldorf, Germany
15th Extraordinary Congress: Malmo. INKONST. Malmo, Sweden
Beginnings Marathon. Galerija Prozori. Zagreb, Croatia
Spillover. Spring Festival @ PACT Zollverein. Essen, Germany
2015
15th Extraordinary Congress: Bergen. METEOR Festival. BIT Theatergarasjen. Bergen, Norway
15th Extraordinary Congress: Lisbon. Teatro Maria Matos @ Espaço Alkantara. Lisbon, Portugal
Beginnings Marathon. HAU – Hebbel am Uffer. Berlin, Germany
This Here and That There (Poznan). Old Slaughterhouse. Malta Festival. Poznan, Poland
15th Extraordinary Congress: Poznan. Malta Festival. Poznan, Poland
Beginnings Marathon. Kunsthalle Osnabrück. Osnabrück, Germany
15th Extraordinary Congress: Berlin. HAU – Hebbel am Uffer. Berlin, Germany
15th Extraordinary Congress: Brussels. Kaai Studios. Brussels, Belgium
2014
Table Animals (collaboration with Tim Etchells). Part of Real Magic @Teatro Maria Matos. Lisbon, Portugal
Mementos. abc fair. Berlin, Germany
15th Extraordinary Congress. Co-commissioned by LIFT & 1418 Projects, UK
2013
In the Balance. ImPACT @ PACT Zollverein. Essen, Germany
2011
Unhinged. Alkantara festival Lisbon, Tanz im August Berlin, Biennale Bern, Internationale Keuze Rotterdam
2010
This Here and That There (Los Angeles). Outpost for Contemporary Art. Los Angeles, CA, USA
Over the Table (collaboration with Tim Etchells). Aichi Triennale. Nagoya, Japan
Once Over. Tanzquartier Wien & The Jerusalem Show
Unhinged. Commission for House Without a Maid. Premiered at Kunstenfestivaldesarts, Brussels
2009
Once Over. Commission for The Kitchen, New York
This Here and That There (Essen). Jetlag 02 festival @PACT Zollverein. Essen, Germany
2008
Interferences (collaboration with Tim Etchells). Contemporary Art Society @Bloomberg Space. London, UK
2007
This Here and That There (Berlin). Commissioned for nomadic new york festival @HKW – The Haus der Kulturen der Welt. Berlin, Germany
2006
Here To Stay. The Peekskill Project. Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art. Peekskill, NY, USA
2005
Money For Nice (collaboration with Tim Etchells). Commission by home for Art+Money program @Victoria and Albert Museum. London, UK
Ten People Smiling (collaboration with Tim Etchells). Performa 05 Biennial of Performance @Artists Space. New York, NY, USA

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018
On the Shoulders of Fallen Giants – The 2nd Industrial Art Biennial. MMSU – Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art. Rijeka, Croatia. (cat.) Smart Nature
Hase29 Space for Contemporary Art. Osnabrueck, Germany Cut: Collage in
Central and Eastern European Practices. MSU – Museum of Contemporary Art. Zagreb, Croatia
Borderline Relation. Eastwards Prospectus. Bucharest, Romania I Am the Mouth: Works from the Art Collection Telekom. MSU–Museum of Contemporary Art. Zagreb, Croatia (cat.)
Natural Artifice: Architecture, Photography and the Construction of Reality. The Glass Tank Gallery. Oxford, UK

2017
Everything we see could also be otherwise (My sweet little lamb…). The Showroom. London, UK. (forthcoming)
Temporary Encounters. Galerija Galzenica. Velika Gorica, Croatia. (forthcoming)
Identify your limitations, acknowledge the periphery ROUND 2. VITRINE. Basel, Switzerland
Your Country Does Not Exist. Mali salon/MMSU – Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art. Rijeka, Croatia
Drawing Biennial. The Drawing Room. London, UK
2016
Cut, Folded, Pressed & Other Actions. David Zwirner Gallery. New York, NY
Your Country Does Not Exist. MKC – Multimedia Centre. Split, Croatia
We Are the Center…Phase I. Hessel Museum of Art / Bard CCS. Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
Process, Performance, Presence. Kunstverein Braunschweig. Braunschweig, Germany
Crises as Ideology. Kunstraum Niederoestereich. Vienna, Austria
Picture of Sound. Part of Design District festival. Old military hospital. Zagreb, Croatia
Green Disturbs: Focus on a Colour. MARTa Herford Museum. Herford, Germany
Your Country Does Not Exist. Galerija Nova. Zagreb, Croatia
Art fairs: Vienna Contemporary
2015
Parkour. Galerija Forum. Zagreb, Croatia
Was it a Car or a Cat I Saw. A Project by Nika Špan. Škuc Gallery. Ljubljana, Slovenia
It’s Elemental. 6018North, an affiliate partner of the Chicago Architecture Biennial. Chicago, USA
Beyond the Obvious: Material, Sample, Remix. Erika Beak Gallery. Budapest, Hungary
Minimal Forms of Reality. Galeria Bunkier Sztuki. Krakow, Poland
The Admirable Number PI. Zak | Branicka Gallery. Berlin, Germany
In an Absolut World True Taste Comes Naturally. Camberwell Space, London, UK. (cat.)
Drawing Biennial 2015. Drawing Room. London, UK. (cat.)
What Kind of a Celebration? Kunsthalle Osnabrück. Osnabrück, Germany.
2014
Notes on Undoing. Garis & Hahn Gallery. New York, NY, USA.
De-Generation of Painting. Fondazione 107. Torino, Italy. (cat.)
Informal Forms. Aran Cravey Gallery. Los Angeles, CA, USA.
Every Day I Pass the Place Where Our Language Ends. Kulturzentrum bei den Minorite, in cooperation with the steirischen herbst Festival. Graz, Austria. (cat.)
To Europe: I Want to Speak about the War. Klovićevi dvori. Zagreb, Croatia.
The Part in the Story Where a Part Becomes a Part of Something Else. Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art. Rotterdam, The Netherlands. (cat.)
Temporary Encounters. Apoteka Space for Contemporary Art. Vodnjan, Croatia.
Crossings. MGLC – International Center for Graphic Arts. Ljubljana, Slovenia. (cat.)
Attention Economy. Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria.
To Europe: With Heroes and Witnesses. Collection October Salon. Moderna Galerija. Subotica, Serbia.
Art fairs: abc Berlin
2013
Disturbing the Peace. Marta Herford Museum. Herford, Germany. (cat.)
Paperboats. Trapez Gallery. Budapest, Hungary.
Collage show. Galerie Anne de Villepoix. Paris, France.
Sweet Bitter Symphony. Kunstlerhaus Bremen. Bremen, Germany.
Zero Point of Meaning. Camera Austria. Graz, Austria.
The Time Deferred. Sies + Höke Gallery. Düsseldorf, Germany.
Two Lines of Life, or: Why a Rabbit Likes Weeds. La Criée centre d’art contemporain. Rennes, France.
Extreme Depth of Feeling: Performance Documents for the Camera. Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL, USA.
Clueless: Geometry of Misunderstanding. Galerija Prsten / HDLU Zagreb, Croatia.
Art fairs: Brussels Art Fair / Cologne Art Fair / Vienna Art Fair / artissima 19 Torino
2012
Moments Suspended in Time. annex14. Bern, Switzerland.
Family Matters: The Family in British Art. Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle, UK.
Me, you, us and the others. Fotografia Europea: Common Life. Reggio Emilia, Italy.
I’d Like to Walk on the Moon. Galleria Enrico Astuni. Bologna, Italy.
The Social Contract. artefact festival. STUK. Leuven, Belgium. (cat.)
I’m Over Here Now. Richmond Center for Visual Art at Western Michigan University. Kalamazoo, MI, USA.
Art fairs: Brussels Art Fair / artissima 18 Torino / Paris Photo / VIP art fair / Bologna Arte Fiera
2011
Family Matters: The Family in British Art. Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery / Museums Sheffield, UK.
Out of Left Field. Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art (MMSU) Rijeka, Croatia
No Network. 1st Time Machine Biennale of Contemporary Art. D-O ARK Underground. Atomic shelter Konjic, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Too late, too little, (and how) to fail gracefully. Fort Asperen, The Netherlands
Passion of an Ornithologist: Myth Making. Gallery for Contemporary Art SOKOL. Nowy Sacz, Poland
Meaning Degree Zero. Art Pavilion. Zagreb, Croatia
In the future everyone will be anonymous for 15 minutes. Georg Kargl Fine Arts. Vienna, Austria
Invocations of the Blank Page. Spike Island. Bristol. / NICC Antwerp, Belgium
Powders, a Phial, and a Paper Book. Marlborough Chelsea. New York, NY, USA
If on a winter’s day a traveler. Palazzo Podesta. Bologna, Italy
Who is Your Audience? Galleria Enrico Astuni. Bologna, Italy
Displaced Divisions. Galerija SKUC. Ljubljana, Slovenia
Art fairs: Vienna Art Fair / ROMA Contemporary Art 2011 / Brussels Art Fair / MiArt fair / Bologna Arte Fiera
2010
Take Space For Example. annex14. Bern, Switzerland
Metamorphoses: Error. Braverman Gallery. Tel Aviv, Israel
Remodeling Systems. Hessel Museum @Bard Center for Curatorial Studies. Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, USA
FAQ Serbia. Austrian Cultural Forum. New York, NY, USA
MOVE: Choreographing You. Hayward Gallery. London, UK. 2010
Run and Tell That: New Work from New York. Syracuse University Art Galleries. Syracuse, NY, USA
Scores No. 2: What Escapes. Tanzquartier Wien. Vienna, Austria
Greater New York. MoMA PS1. Long Island City, NY, USA
Natural Renditions. Marlborough Gallery. New York, NY, USA
In the Backyard of Kings. Former military camp Kodra, Kalamaria. Thessaloniki, Greece
AbbaraKadabra. Mardin Biennial. Mardin, Turkey
Clue(less): Geometry of Misunderstanding. Manifattura Tabacchi. Torino, Italy
T-HT Award exhibition. Museum of Contemporary Art. Zagreb, Croatia
Kiosk. Golden Parachutes Gallery. Berlin, Germany
Art Fairs: artissima 17 Torino
2009
Assises. Galerie Xippas. Paris, France
Dear Countrymen and Women. Gallery MC. New York, NY, USA
Red Thread. A Prologue to the 11th Istanbul Biennial. Project Space Tanas. Berlin, Germany
Vlatka Horvat & Ana Prvacki. Artopia Gallery. Milan, Italy
We would like to thank (again) the curators who wish to remain anonymous. Galerie Anne Barrault. Paris, France
In a Room Anything Can Happen. Hessel Museum @Bard CCS. Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, USA
If You Don’t Know What the South Is, It’s Simply Because You Are From the North. Galerija Nova. Zagreb, Croatia
Artists and the Natural World. McKee Gallery. New York, NY, USA
Insults & Praises (collaboration with Tim Etchells). Fusebox festival. Austin, TX, USA
This Is The Future Before It Happens. The Glendale College Art Gallery. Glendale, CA, USA
Without Walls. Museum 52. New York, NY, USA
2008
Vlatka Horvat, Marlo Pascual & Lise Soskolne. White Columns. New York, NY, USA
Vlatka Horvat & Eva Weinmayr. The Front Room @The Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, MI, USA
For a Brief Time Only at a Location Near You. Various locations in the State of New York, NY, USA
Speaking Out Loud. Netherlands Media Art Institute. Amsterdam, the Netherlands
8 1/2 x 11 / A4. James Fuentes Gallery. New York, NY, USA
God is in the Details. New Orleans Biennial extension. New Orleans, LA, USA
In a Different Film: Contemporary Art from the Filip Trade Collection. 10th Motovun Film Festival. Motovun, Croatia
It’s Easy To Find. An exhibition in a PO Box. Elizaville Post Office. Elizaville, NY, USA
Duets/Duels. MMC Split. Split, Croatia
Jennifer Cohen & Vlatka Horvat. Rachel Uffner Gallery. New York, NY, USA
My Little/Membrane. NURTUREart Gallery. Brooklyn, NY, USA
Exquisite Corpus: Interacting with the Fragmented Body. Johnson Museum @Cornell University. Ithaca, NY, USA
Natural Obsessions. Neuhoff Gallery. New York, NY, USA
Energies and Shadows. HERE @South Street Seaport. New York, NY, USA
Cutaway. Anna Kustera Gallery. New York, NY, USA
Skipping the Page. The Center for Book Arts. New York, NY, USA
2007
American Dream Sequence. Jerry Riggs. Miami, FL, USA
Black and White. IBID Projects. London, UK
Monitor. Part of Exhibitionism: An Exhibition of Exhibitions of Works from the Marieluise Hessel Collection. Hessel Museum @Bard CCS. Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, USA
Ground Lost. Galerija Nova. Zagreb, Croatia
e-flux Video Rental. Carpenter Center. Boston / Centre culturel suisse de Paris. Paris / Lyon Biennale. Lyon, France
2006
Ground Lost. Forum Stadtpark. Graz, Austria
Interplay: Four Emerging New York Artists. Exit Art. New York, NY, USA
Protections. Kunsthaus Graz. Graz, Austria
Here and Now Real, Not Yet Concrete. Moderna Galerija/Museum of Modern Art. Ljubljana, Slovenia
Thin Walls. Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery. Brooklyn, NY,USA
Vlatka Horvat and Magda Tothova. 127 Henry. New York, NY, USA
Monument to Nikola Tesla. Galerija Nova. Zagreb, Croatia
Wild Girls. Exit Art. New York, NY, USA
e-flux Video Rental. PiST. Istanbul, Turkey. / Arthouse at the Jones Center. Austin, TX. / I Bienal de Canarias. Canary Islands. / Mucsarnok Kunsthalle, Budapest. / Extra City. Brussels, Belgium
The Beat. Haswellediger & Co. Gallery. New York, NY, USA
Slow Revolution. Rotunda Gallery. Brooklyn, NY, USA
Insert. Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art. Rijeka, Croatia
2005
Situated Self: Confused, Compassionate and Conflictual. Museum of Contemporary Art. Belgrade, Serbia / Helsinki City Museum. Helsinki, Finland
AIM 25. The Bronx Museum of the Arts. The Bronx, NY, USA
Across the Seven Seas and Seven Hills. Hrvatski Foto Savez. Zagreb, Croatia
Codependent. The Living Room. Miami Beach, FL, USA

AWARDS & RESIDENCIES

2016 – 2017
Grants for the Arts. Arts Council England
2013
Live Art Development Agency DIY platform grant. London, UK
SoART Artist residency. Millstättersee, Austria
PACT Zollverein residency. Essen, Germany
Hyde Park Art Center residency. Chicago, IL, USA
2010
Rema Hort Mann Foundation visual art award. New York, NY, USA
2008 – 2009
Outpost for Contemporary Art residency. Los Angeles, CA, USA
2007 – 2008
Research bursary. Performance and Visual Culture. Roehampton University. London, UK
2004 – 2006
Research bursary. School of Art & Design. The Nottingham Trent University. Nottingham, UK
2005
AIM 25 Program grant. The Bronx Museum for the Arts. The Bronx, NY, USA
2003
IASPIS residency. Stockholm, Sweden
2003
STUK Kunstencentrum residency. Leuven, Belgium

INSTITUTIONAL COLLECTIONS

EVN Collection, Vienna, Austria
Hessel Museum of Art, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, USA
MUDAM Luxembourg Museum, Luxembourg
The Koc Foundation / Koc Contemporary, Istanbul, Turkey
Gallery Bunkier Sztuki, Krakow, Poland
October Salon Collection / Kulturni Centar Beograd, Serbia
Fondazione Arte e Scienza VideoInsight, Turin, Italy
ARS AVEI Collection / Museum of Contemporary Art, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina