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    In Cabinet:
    Nils Dunkel
    Fragments
    12.09–26.10.2019

Biography

1974 Born in Pennsylvania, USA
Lives and works in Chicago


Education

2001 - 03 MFA, The University of Chicago
1992 - 96 Certificate, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts


Fellowships and Awards

2018 John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship
2015 - 16 Rome Prize, American Academy in Rome
Samuel Hunter Artist Purchase Fund Award, Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University
2009 Illinois Arts Council, Individual Artist Fellowship
2008 Randolph Cliff Artist Residency, National Gallery of Art, Scotland
2005 - 06 Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Intenational Studio Residency Program, Berlin
Humboldt-Stipendium / Humboldt Fellowship
1999 - 2000 Nyholm Foundation, Studio Residency, Silkeborg, Denmark
Fulbright, Denmark
1995 Benjamin West Painting Prize, Cresson Traveling Fellowship
1995 Donaldson Painting Prize, Culver Award


Solo Exhibitions (selection)

2017 Night Work, Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, USA
2016 Gaspard's Room, Aurel Scheibler, Berlin, Germany
Pergamena, Magazzino, Rome, Italy
2015 Glove in Hand, Aurel Scheibler, Berlin, Germany
2014 What is not clear is not French, Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, USA
2013 RENDITION, Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts, Chicago, USA
What is Not Clear is Not French, Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, USA
2012 Studies for an Execution, Aurel Scheibler, Berlin, Germany
David Schutter, Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York, USA
2009 - 10 What you see is where you’re at, National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland
after NGS C, National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, Scotland
2008 - 09 David Schutter: Repertory, Tony Wight Gallery, Chicago, USA
2007 Afterpaintings, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, USA
Sight Threads, Sense Threads, Aurel Scheibler, Berlin, Germany
2006 Afterpaintings: Recollected Works from the Gemäldegalerie, Gemäldegalerie, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Germany


Group Exhibitions (selection)

2019 Kleine Welt: Paul Klee + Zachary Cahill, R.H. Quaytman, David Schutter, The Neubauer Collegium for Culture and Society, University of Chicago, IL
Trance, by Albert Oehlen, Aishti Foundation, Antelias, Lebanon
Au rendez-vous des amis, Aurel Scheibler, Berlin
2018 Content is a Glimpse, Efremidis Gallery, Berlin, Germany
Mystic Properties, HISK, Ghent, Belgium
2017 documenta14, Kassel, Germany
A Global Table, Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem, The Netherlands
Material Life, The Goma, Madrid, Spain
2016 Der Funke soll in Dir sein, Salon Dahlmann, Berlin, Germany
Conversation Piece, Fondazione Memmo, Rome, Italy
Teoria ingenua degli insiemi, P420 Arte Contemporarea, Bologna, Italy
Across the Board, American Academy in Rome, Rome, Italy
Wintertime, Aurel Scheibler, Berlin, Germany
2015 Quiet Tremors, Kate Werble Gallery, New York
2014 Der Kubist Marcel Duchamp mag nicht malen, Galerie Thomas Schulte, Berlin, Germany
Hyperions Jugend, Galerie Hammelehle und Ahrens, Cologne, Germany,
Szalon, Logan Center Exhibitions, University of Chicago, USA
Inside the Outside, Alderman Exhibitions, Chicago, USA
2013 The Way of the Shovel, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, USA
2012 A House of Leaves. Second Movement, David Roberts Art Foundation, London, England
Dedicated to You, but You Weren’t Listening, Corbett vs. Dempsey, Chicago, USA
Entr’acte, Aurel Scheibler, Berlin, Germany
The Big Picture, Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York, USA
Ever Since I Put Your Picture in a Frame, 42 Carlton Place, Glasgow, International Biennale, Glasgow, Scotland
2011 Tableaux, Le Magasin, Grenoble, Francy
Twenty, Aurel Scheibler, Berlin, Germany
Untitled Document, Tony Wight Gallery, Chicago, USA
2010 Arturo Herrera and David Shutter, Tony Wight Gallery, Chicago, USA
The Beholder’s Share, Mummery + Schnell, London, England
Josephine Halvorson, Marc Handelman, Merlin James, Elizabeth Neel, David Schutter, Amy Sillman, Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York, USA
2009 Marc Handelman & David Schutter, Sikkema Jenkins & Co, New York, USA
Shadow/Existence, ScheiblerMitte, Berlin, Germany
Contemporary Chicago, David & Alfred Smart Museum of Art, Chicago, USA
2008 Looking Back, Mirelle Mosler, New York, USA
Can Bigfoot Get You a Beer?, Alogon Gallery, Chicago, USA
2007 Max. Durchfahrtshöhe, ScheiblerMitte, Berlin, Germany
Sections, Paul Kotula Projects, Detroit, Germany
2006 Scott Fife, Robyn O’Neil, David Schutter, Scott Wolniak, Valerie Carberry Gallery, Chicago, USA
International Atelier Program Exhibition, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
2005 Bevy, Revolution Gallery, Detroit, USA
2004 New and Recent Works, Bodybuilder & Sportsman Gallery, Chicago, USA
Fine Words Butter No Cabbage, The Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, USA
Is One Thing Better Than Another?, Galerie Aurel Scheibler, Cologne, Germany
Mike Kelley Selects, Detroit Artist Market, USA
2003 Octopus, Gallery 312, Chicago, USA
2002 Sampling, The Franke Institute for the Humanities, Chicago, USA
Day Job, Arlington Center for the Arts, Arlington, Virginia, USA
2001 High Chroma, Andrews Gallery,The College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia, USA
1999 Drawings from the Nyholm Collection, The Nyholm Collection, Silkeborg, Denmark
1997 Painting and Poetics, The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, USA
Fresh Philadelphia, CIGNA Collection, Philadelphia, USA
1996 Annual Exhibition, Museum of American Art, Philadelphia, USA
1995 Annual Exhibition, Museum of American Art, Philadelphia, USA


Public Collections

Fondazione Memo, Rome, Italy
Istituto Centrale per la Grafica, Rome, Italy
Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, USA
Asger Jorn Museum, Silkeborg, Denmark
Cliff Study Collection, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh, Scotland
David & Alfred Smart Museum of Art, The University of Chicago, Chicago, USA
David Roberts Art Foundation, London, England
Gilbert & Lila Silverman Collection, Detroit, USA
Kupferstichkabinett, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Germany
National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, Scotland
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, USA
Rose Museum of Art, Brandeis University, Waltham, USA