ARTIST NAME Simon Fujiwara
GROUP Group XXVII, Oct 08 - Mar 09
BIO Born 1982 in London, United Kingdom
Lives in Berlin, Germany and Mexico City, Mexico

Art, Städelschule Hochschule für Bildende Kunst, Frankfurt, Germany
Architecture, 1st class degree Hons.with Distinction, Cambridge University, United Kingdom

Selected Exhibitions and Performances

- Performance at 'Homeworks', Studio Pieta, performance version, Beirut, Lebanon (Solo Exhibition)
- "Aphrodisiac Foundations (Imperial Hotel 1968, King Kong Komplex)", TARO NASU, Tokyo, Japan (Solo Exhibition)
- "The Problem of the Rock", Dazaifu Shinto Shrine, Dazaifu, Japan (Solo Exhibition)
- "Studio Pieta, (King Kong Komplex)" Opening of the Sharjah Biennale, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates (Solo Exhibition)
- "Museum of incest," Mirror stage, Rehearsal for a reunion, ArtSonje, Seoul, Korea (Solo Exhibition)
- "Unattained Landscapes"at Palazzetto Tito, Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa, Venice, Italy (Group Exhibition)
- "Rehearsal For a Reunion." L'Ecole Nationale Superieure de Beaux-Arts, Paris, France (Group Exhibition)

- "Rehearsal for a Reunion" (with the Father of Pottery), Dvir Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel (Solo Exhibition)
- "Museum of Incest," Crawford Art Gallery, Cork, Ireland (Solo Exhibition)
- "Simon Fujiwara: Since 1982," Tate St. Ives, United Kingdom (Solo Exhibition & Publication)
- "Simon Fujiwara and Etti Abergel : "Smashing!"," Benyamini Center, Tel Aviv, Israel (Group Exhibition)
- "11 Rooms," Ruhr Triennale, Essen, Germany (Group Exhibition)
- "Made In Germany Zwei," Sprengel Museum, Kunstverein Hannover, Hannover, Germany (Group Exhibition & Publication)
- "Print /Out," MOMA, New York, USA (Group Exhibition)
- The 9th Shanghai Biennale, China (Group Exhibition)

- "The Boy Who Cried Wolf," HAU 1, Berlin; Performa 11, New York; SFMOMA, San Francisco. (Solo Exhibition)
- "Welcome to the Hotel Munber," The Power Plant, Toronto, Canada (Solo Exhibition)
- "Phallusies," Gio Marconi, Milan, Italy (Solo Exhibition)
- "Letters From Mexico," Proyectos Monclova, Mexico City, Mexico (Solo Exhibition)
- "Humid but Cool - I think," TARO NASU, Tokyo, Japan (Group Exhibition)
- "Based in Berlin," Berlin, Germany (Group Exhibition)
- "11 Rooms," Manchester International Festival, United Kingdom (Group Exhibition)
- "Archive and Histories," Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany (Group Exhibition)
- "Palace Party," Charlottenborg Kunsthal, Copenhagen, Denmark (Group Exhibition)
- "Open House," Singapore Biennale, Singapore, China (Group Exhibition & Publication)

- "The Personal Effects of Theo Grünberg," Julia Stoschek Collection, Düsseldorf, German (Solo Exhibition)
- "Welcome to the Hotel Munber," Neue Alte Brücke, Art Statements, Art Basel 41, Basel, Switzerland (Solo Exhibition)
- "Frozen," The Cartier Award, Frieze Art Fair, London, United Kingdom (Solo Exhibition)
- "There is Always a Cup of Sea to Sail In", 29th Sao Paulo Biennale, Brazil (Group Exhibition & Publication)
- "The Lecture as a Work of Art," Public Art Fund, New York, USA (Group Exhibition)
- "One Could Speculate that what Happened Here Made a Difference to Somebody or Something," Kunsthaus Bregenz, Bregenz, Austria (Group Exhibition)
- "Exhibition, Exhibition," Castello di Rivoli, Turin, Italy (Group Exhibition & Publication)

- "Frame," Frieze Art Fair, London, United Kingdom (Solo Project)
- "The Collectors," 53rd Venice Biennale, Nordic Pavilion, Venice, Italy (Group Exhibition)
- "Liste Art Fair Curated Performance Project," Gallery Neue Alte Brucke, (Group Exhibition)
- "Friends of the Divided Mind," Royal College of Art, London, United Kingdom (Group Exhibition)
- "Impersonator," MAK Center for Contemporary Art and Architecture, Los Angeles, USA (Group Exhibition)
- "Second Row (with Tobias Reheberger)," Frankfurt am Main, Germany (Group Exhibition)
- "What Is Not But Could Be If..," Caribic, Frankfurt am Main, Germany (Group Exhibition)
- "Mock and Other Superstitions," Donlon Bookshop, London, United Kingdom (Reading)
- OTIS College of Art, Los Angeles, USA (Performance)
- "WorkSpace", Los Angeles, USA (Performance)
- "Arts Foundation Fellowship Award."(Award)
- OTIS College of Art, Los Angeles, USA (Teaching/Lecturing)

- "Closet Gallery", The Architecture Foundation, London, United Kingdom Commission for pavilion. (Solo Exhibition)
- "The Incest Museum - A Guided Tour", Limoncello Gallery, London, United Kingdom (Solo Exhibition)
- "Invisible Archives", collaborative book project (Publication)
- "Residency Atelier Show", Kisa Logen Project Space, Kiasa, Sweden (Group Exhibition)
- "Site-Specific Comission", The London Festival of Architecture, curated by Eli Redstone, The Architecture Foundation, London, United Kingdom
- "Home is the Place You Left", Museum of Modern Art, Trondheim, Norway (Group Exhibition)
- "The Empire of Incest Museum", Performance at Limoncello Gallery, London, United Kingdom (Group Exhibition)
- Schindler Residency, MAK Center for Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, USA (Residency)

- "Kein Trinkwasser", Gallery Stellwerk, Kassel, Germany (Solo Exhibition)
- "Gallery Exchange", Gallery Neue Alte Brücke, Frankfurt am Main, Germany (Group Exhibition)
- "We´re All in This Together", Super Bien Projects, Berlin, Germany (Group Exhibition)
- "Kein Trinkwasser", show review, PIN-UP Magazine for Art and Architecture (Publication)
- "The Erotics Project", ongoing writing project for Manhattan Review of Unnatural Acts (Publication)

- "Sarah&Simon", Platform Gallery, London, United Kingdom (Group Exhibition)
- "Renegade Cities - Pankof Bank Architects", The Architecture Foundation, London, United Kingdom (Solo Exhibition)
- "No Ball Games", site-specific project, The London Architecture Festival, United Kingdom
- "Dirt is a Never Ending Cycle", CQ Magazine (Publication)

- "Supper-Market", Deptford X Art Festival, London, United Kingdom
- Rome Prize, Residency at British Academy in Rome, Italy (Residency)
Simon Fujiwara portrait
© Simon Fujiwara
"Impersonator," 2009 performance
"Impersonator," 2009 performance image
© MAK Center/Tom Queally

Project Details...
Xenia Kalpaktsoglou
Andrea Lenardin Madden
Gerhard Johann Lischka
Erwin Wurm
Peter Noever