1972 Born in Van, Turkey
1993 – 2000 Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Munich, Germany
Lives and works in Berlin, Germany
nevinaladag.com

Selected solo exhibitions

2019 Lehmbruck Museum, Duisburg, Germany
Mönchehaus Museum, Goslar, Germany
Social Fabric #2, Kestnergesellschaft, Hanover, Germany
2018 Social Fabric #2, Kestnergesellschaft, Hanover, Germany
Best Friends #2Kestnergesellschaft, Hanover, Germany
Best Friends #1, Kestnergesellschaft, Hanover, Germany
Muster, WENTRUP, Berlin, Germany
Social Fabric, Sammlung Philara, Düsseldorf, Germany
Ernst-Rietschel-Preis, Albertinum. Staatliche Kunstsammlung, Dresden, Museum
Rollin’, STUK, Leuven, Belgium
2017 Nevin Aladağ . Musikzimmer, Neues Museum, Nuremberg, Germany
Nevin Alada
ğ , Museum Tinguely, Basel, Switzerland
Art Basel Feature
 
(with Peles Empire), Basel, Switzerland
Nevin Aladağ . Fünf Steine Spiel, Salzburger Kunstverein, Salzburg, Austria
2016 Nevin Aladag, Lentos Kunstmuseum Linz, Linz, Austria
Screen I-III, KÖR Kunst im öffentlichen Raum, Vienna, Austria
2015

 

KontraklangHeimathafen Neukölln, Berlin, Germany
Traces
, WentrupBerlin, Germany
Kubus. Ausstellung zum Sparda-Kunstpreis, Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
2014

 

Diapason, Rampa Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
Double Feature, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany
Marsch, Rückwand, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, Switzerland
Borderline, Art Space Pythagorion, Pythagóreio, Samos, Greece
Zugabe, Kunstverein Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany
2013

 

12×12, Die IBB-Videolounge in der Berlinischen Galerie, Berlinische Galerie, Berlin, Germany
Session, Wentrup, Berlin, Germany
2012

 

Top View 29.53 ft., art in public space (with Beate Engl), Munich, Germany
Statements | Art Basel (with Wentrup Gallery), Basel, Switzerland
Nevin Aladağ , Arter, Istanbul, Turkey
Nevin Aladağ , Rampa Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
City Language, mother´s tankstation limited, Dublin, Ireland
2011 Rallye, Wentrup, Berlin, Germany
Künstlerische Dialoge I, Künstlerhaus Stuttgart, Germany
Dim the lights 6:07 min, Tanas, Berlin, Germany
Hochsaison, Arthur Boskamp Stiftung M.1, Hohenlockenstedt, Germany
Border Sampling, Zeppelin Museum, Friedrichshafen, Germany
2010 Pattern matching, Wentrup Projects, Berlin, Germany
2008 Nevin Aladağ , Outlet, Istanbul, Turkey
In Takt, Städtische Galerie, Kirchheim unter Teck, Germany
2007 Mit Shirts, Stilettos und Teer, Gitte Weise Galerie, Berlin, Germany
All Over Rhythm, Kunsthalle Palazzo, Liestal, Switzerland
2006 Nevin Aladağ , Gitte Weise Galerie, Berlin, Germany
Gemeinschaft des Augenblicks, Hebbel am Ufer, Berlin, Germany
2004 Freeze – Spin, Oberwelt, Stuttgart, Germany
Nevin Aladag, Musterraum, Munich, Germany
2003 Freeze-spin, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, BerlinGermany
1999 Nevin Aladağ , FriArt Centre d´Art Contemporain, Fribourg, Switzerland

Selected group exhibitions

2019 And Berlin Will Always Need You, Martin Gropius Bau, Berlin, Germany
Big Orchestra, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany
2018 Møenlight Sonata, Kunsthal 44 Møen, Askeby, Denmark
Activation at “Open Spaces”, American Jazz Museum, Kansas-City, MO
The Playground Project 3
, Bundeskunsthalle Bonn, Bonn, Germany
Worlds Otherwise Hidden, Kemper Museum, Kansas-City, MO
satisfy me,
 Kunstsäle Berlin (Sammlung Wemhöner), Berlin, Germany
Deutschland ist keine Insel. Sammlung zeitgenössischer Kunst der Bundesrepublik Deutschland. Ankäufe 2012 bis 2016. 
Bundeskunsthalle, Bonn, Germany
Exhibiting the Exhibition, Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Baden-Baden, Germany
2017 Kunst als Spiegel der Gesellschaft – Werke aus der Sammlung der DekaBank, Schloss Neuhardenberg, Neuhardenberg, Germany
Asia Arts Invitational Exhibition – 15th Asia Arts Festival, Ningbo Museum of Art, Jiangbei Qu, Ningbo Shi, Zhejiang Sheng, China
Isimsiz (Nevin Aladağ , Halil Altindere, Ayse Erkmen, Gülsün Karamustafa, Aydan Murtezaoglu, Ebru Özsecen, Sarkis, Bülent Sangar, Nasan Tur et al.), Edition Block, Berlin, Germany
Wanderlust: Actions, Traces, and Journeys, 1967-2017, UB Art Gallery / UB Anderson Gallery, Center for the Arts, Buffalo, NY, USA
Learning from Athens, documenta 14, Kassel, Germany and Athens, Greece
VIVA ARTE VIVA, 
La Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
Liman/Harbor, The Istanbul Museum of Modern Art, Istanbul, Turkey
2016 Wolfsburg Unlimited, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany
Emscherkunst,
 Ruhr Triennale, Germany
Ich kenne kein Weekend. Aus Renée Blocks Archiv und Sammlung, Lentos Kunstmuseum Linz, Linz, Austria, and n.b.k., Berlin, Germany
Magie und Macht – Von fliegenden Teppichen und Drohnen, Marta Herford, Herford, Germany
2015 Herbstsalon, Maxim Gorki Theater, Berlin, Germany
Nel Mezzo del Mezzo
, Museo Riso/Albergo dei Poveri, Palermo, Italy
Performance Parcours, Art International Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
AAA: ART ALTSTETTEN ALBISRIEDEN (art in public space), Zurich, Switzerland
ATOPOLIS, Manège de Sury, Mons, Belgium
Springer
, Humboldt Lab Dahlem, Dahlemer Museum, Berlin, Germany
Repairing the City
, Edith-Russ-Haus, Oldenburg, Germany
Artists’ Film Club: Nevin Aladag
Institute for Contemporary Art, London, Great Britain
Sights and Sounds: Global Film and Video, Selection Turkey
, The Jewish Museum, New York, NY, USA
2014 A House of Several StoriesSignal – Center for Contemporary Art, Malmö, Sweden
INPUT/OUTPUT – Schnittpunkt Worpswede, Barkenhoff und Haus im Schluh, Worpsweder Museumsbund, Worpswede, Germany
Rohkunstbau XX – Revolution, Roskow Castle, Roskow, Germany
Plurivocality – Visual Arts and Music in Turkey
, Istanbul Modern, Istanbul, Turkey
X-Firmen Mannheim
Theater der Welt, Mannheim, Germany
Die beste aller Welten,
 Städtische Galerie Nordhorn, Nordhorn, Germany
Pigalle, Pigalle Neuf Store, Paris, Franc
2013 Kunst&Textil – Stoff als Material und Idee in der Moderne von Klimt bis heute, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Germany
Crossing Media – Der Kunst die Bühne, Villa Merkel, Esslingen, Germany
The Unanswered Question. İskele 2, 
Tanas and n.b.k., Berlin, Germany
Rehearsal of the Real, Albrecht Dürer Gesellschaft, Kunstverein Nürnberg, Nuremberg, Germany
Fuzmalu, Maxforum München, Munich, Germany
LE PONT, mac – Musée d’Art Contemporain, Marseille, France
Modernity? Perspectives from France and Turkey, Istanbul Modern, Istanbul, Turkey
Re:emerge, Towards a New Cultural Cartography,
Sharjah Biennial 11, United Arab Emirates
2012 Chambres à Part VI: Trajectoires Poétiques / Trajectories Politiques (Nevin Aladag, Miriam Böhm, Gregor Hildebrandt), LDAC, Paris, France
Present Unlimited, Fabrika 126, Sofia, Bulgaria
Favoriten 2012, Theaterfestival, Dortmund, Germany
I Wish This Was a Song. Music on Contemporary Art, The National Museum for Art, Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway
Show Off, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden
Show Off, Point Centre for Contemporary Art, Nicosia, Cyprus
Various Stages – Bedingte Bühnen, Kunsthaus Dresden – Städtische Galerie für Gegenwartskunst, Dresden, Germany
Beyond the Surface, KAI 10 Arthena Foundation, Düsseldorf, Germany
IM RAUM DES BETRACHTERS – Contemporary works from the Sammlung Moderne Kunst, Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich, Germany
A House Full Of Music, Mathildenhöhe Darmstadt, Germany
The F-Word, Shedhalle, Zurich, Switzerland
Selected Artists 2011, NGBK Berlin, Germany
Zwölf im Zwölften, Tanas, Berlin, Germany
2011 Berlin 2000-2011: Playing among the Ruins, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokio, Japan
Move. Kunst und Tanz seit den 60ern, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany
Public Abstraction – Private Construction, 
(with Anri Sala, Peter Coffin et al.), Kunstverein Arnsberg, Germany
Eyes Looking for a Head to Inhabit, (with Merce Cunningham, John Cage, Roman Ondak, et al.), Muzeum Sztuki, Lodz, Poland
Passion of an Ornithologist. On Myth Making, Gallery of Contemporary Art, Nowy Sacz, Poland
Testing Stage – A window to Performa New York, (with Keren Cytter, Phil Collins, Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster, Tobias Rehberger and Simon Fujiwara), Hebbel am Ufer Theater, Berlin, Germany
Tactics of Invisibility, Arter, Istanbul, Turkey
Diaspora, 
Jüdisches Museum, Berlin, Germany
2010 Move, Hayward Gallery, Southbank Centre, London, Great Britain
Figura cuncta videntis – Hommage an Christoph Schlingensief, TBA21, Vienna, Austria
The Collective Coral Colony, Tensta Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden
No Ifs No Buts, Depo, Istanbul, Turkey
XIV Biennale Internazionale di Scultura di Carrara, Carrara, Italy
Tactics of Invisibility, Tanas, Berlin, Germany
The Knot, Mobile platform in public space, Warsaw, Poland
When Ideas Become Crime, Depo, Istanbul, Turkey
Selection from 11th Istanbul Biennial, Palazzo Valle, Catania, Italy
Tactics of Invisibility ,Tanas, Berlin, Germany
Aussicht auf Veränderung, Akademie einer anderen Stadt, Hamburg, Germany
X-Schulen, Hebbel am Ufer, Berlin, Germany
Starter, Arter, Istanbul, Turkey
Tactics of Invisibility, TBA21, Vienna, Austria
État d’âmes, Académie des Beaux-Arts Paris, France
Biennale Cuvée 10, OK Centrum für Gegenwartskunst, Linz, Austria
A Dream…But not yours: Contemporary Art from Turkey, National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington DC, USA
Journeys with no return, A Foundation London, Great Britain
2009 Zeigen. Eine Auditour durch Berlin von Karin Sander, Temporäre Kunsthalle, Berlin, Germany
Un/Mögliche Gemeinschaft, Shedhalle, Zurich, Switzerland
Was sucht N. in der Naunynstrasse?, Ballhaus Naunynstrasse, Berlin, Germany
The Rules of the Game, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo, Barcelona, Spain
The Jerusalem Syndrom, Al-Mamal Foundation for Contemporary Art, Jerusalem, Israel
Scorpio´s Garden, Temporäre Kunsthalle Berlin, Germany
What keeps Mankind alive?, The 11. International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul, Turkey
nochnichtmehrHandeln im unmarkierten Raum, Heinrich Böll Stiftung Berlin, Germany
Who killed the painting?, Neues Museum Weserburg, Bremen, Germany
Zeichen von Respekt, Akademie einer anderen Stadt, Hamburg, Germany
Building Berlin, Kitchener – Waterloo Art Gallery, Ontario, Canada
In Transit 2009, Performing Arts Festival, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany
Central Nervous System No. 2, Galerie im Regierungsviertel, Berlin, Germany
Kunst und Öffentlichkeit, n.b.k., Berlin, Germany
OPEN e v+ a 2009 / Reading the City, Limerick, Ireland
Rewind 4.0: Contemporary Video Art 2000 – 2009, Greencastle, Ireland
Biennale Cuvée 09, OK Centrum für Gegenwartskunst, Linz, Austria
The Dance Camera: locked + loaded, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
Wer setzt auf die 47?, Nassauischer Kunstverein, Wiesbaden, Germany
2008 Who killed the painting?, Neues Museum, Nuremberg, Germany
WL Project | Berlin Hong Kong, Blue Lotus Gallery, Hong Kong, China
Kunst und Öffentlichkeit 40 Jahre Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Video-Forum n.b.k., Berlin and Temporäre Kunsthalle Berlin, Germany
Die Städte sind für euch gebaut, Künstlerhäuser Worpswede, Germany
8th Taipei Biennial, Taipei Museum of Fine Arts, Taipei, Taiwan
Tabularasa…, Galerie im Regierungsviertel, Berlin, Germany
here there abroad, rum46, Aarhus, Denmark
U-TURN, Quadrennial for Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark
Worpswelten, Kunstverein Göttingen, Germany
X Apartments, 16th International Istanbul Theater Festival, Istanbul, Turkey
spielend, Arthur Boskamp-Stiftung M.1, Hohenlockstedt, Germany
Shifting Indentities , Kunsthaus Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
Forgotten Bar Project, Galerie im Regierungsviertel, Berlin, Germany, and Studio Maffei, Milano, Italy
Die letzten Dinge Son Seyler, Westfälischer Kunstverein, Münster, Germany
There and Here, Wip Galerie, Stockholm, Sweden
Fenstersprung, Progr Bern, Switzerland
2007 KunstFilmBiennale, Filmforum Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany
Neue Heimat, Berlinische Galerie, Berlin, Germany
Classe de dance, Progr Bern and Madonna Fust, Bern, Switzerland
Raise the Roof, Abwehr Performance Festival, Flutgraben, Berlin, Germany
Summer Exhibition 2007, Gitte Weise Galerie Berlin, Germany
Identität | Identitätskonstruktion | Heimat, 7. Internationale Foto-Triennale, Villa Merkel, Galerien der Stadt Esslingen, Germany
Urban Conditions, Rathausgalerie Munich, Germany
There is something revolutionary about all this, Sala Parpallo, Valencia, Spain
Place Makers, Curators without Borders, Berlin, Germany
e-flux Video Rental, Centre culturel suisse, Paris, France
Gegenstände/ Handlungsformen, Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe, Germany
The last blue sky, Mothers Tankstation, Dublin, Ireland
Alman Mali, Kunstverein Munich, Germany
2006 Indirect speech, Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany
Homesick, Akureyri Art Museum, Reykjavík, Iceland
Asterismo, Museo Tamayo, Mexiko City, Mexico
Gemeinschaft des Augenblicks, Hebbel am Ufer, Berlin, Germany
fremd bin ich eingezogen, Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany
Sequences, CIA.IS, Reykjavik, Iceland
Coolhunters, Kunsthalle Budapest, Hungaria
8 Tage Leibniz Rechenzentrum, Munich, Germany
Heimat als Idee, Basis, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Check in – Europe, EPO, Munich, Germany
beyond belonging, Hebbel am Ufer, Berlin, Germany
Papier Plus, Gitte Weise Galerie, Berlin, Germany
2005 Memory Lane, Goethe Institut, Istanbul, Turkey
ADAM, Smart Project Space, Amsterdam, Netherlands
SayNoProduktion, Galerie Bernd Klüser, Munich, Germany
Fokus Istanbul, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany
Coolhunters, Künstlerhaus, Vienna, Austria
Celebration, Halle für Kunst, Lüneburg, Germany
Coolhunters, ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany
Passion des Sammelns, Stiftung Federkiel, Leipzig, Germany
urban circulation, Berlin, Germany
non-stop, Kunstverein Wolfsburg, Germany
Someone else´s problem, Istanbul, Turkey
e-flux-Videoscreening, Frieze Art Fair, London, Great Britain
Along the gates of the urban, Oda Projesi, Istanbul, Turkey
2004 Rendez-Vous, Centre d´Art Contemporain, Lyon, France
Love it or leave it, Cetinje Biennale, Montenegro
Deutschland sucht, Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne, Germany
Kondolenz 2036, X-Wohnungen, Berlin, Germany
Istanbul Vice Versa, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
Say No Productions, Rote Zelle, Munich, Germany
Here…There…Abroad…, Rum46, Aarhus, Denmark
Sisters and Brothers and Birds, Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe, Germany
Along the gates of the urban, K&S Galerie, Berlin, Germany
Berlin MurMur, École supérieure d’Art de Lorraine, Metz, France
2003 Blut und Honig, Sammlung Essl, Vienna, Austria
under the pavement, Proje4L, Museum of Contemporary Art, Istanbul, Turkey
Mursollaici, Center culturel suisse, Paris, France
20. Dokfest, Kassel, Germany
KunstFilmBiennale, Cologne, Germany
2002 I’m Too Sad to Kill You, Proje4L, Museum of Contemporary Art, Istanbul, Turkey
Lange Nacht der Museen, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany
Entre’Acte, Bologna, Italy
Yaya Sergisi, Istanbul, Turkey
Fluxus und die Folgen, Wiesbaden, Germany
2001 count down, Kunstverein, Munich, Germany
German Leitkultur, Museum Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany
2000 Café Helga & Galerie Goldankauf, Kunstraum, Munich, Germany
Gestrandet, Odeonsplatz, Munich, Germany
We left a good job in the city, care of, Milano, Italy

Selected public and notable collections

Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
Collection Sheikha Hoor al-Qasimi, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Collection Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary, Vienna, Austria
Collection Vehbi Koc Foundation, Istanbul, Turkey
DeKaBank, Frankfurt, Germany
K11 Art Foundation, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Kunsthalle Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
Kunstsammlung NRW, Düsseldorf, Germany
Österreichische Galerie Belvedere, Vienna, Austria
Neue Galerie, Kassel, Germany
Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich, Germany
Sammlung für zeitgenössische Kunst der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Germany
Sammlung der Neuen Nationalgalerie, Berlin, Germany
Sammlung Philara, Düsseldorf, Germany

Awards and scholarships

Scholarship, Academy of Tarabya,Turkey, 2012
Artist in Residence, ZF-Stiftung Kultur, Friedrichshafen, Germany, 2011
Artist in Residence, Künstlerhäuser Worpswede, Germany, 2008
Artist in Residence, Goethe Institiut Tiflis, Georgia, Förderpreis GASAG, 2007
DIVA, Artist-in-Residence, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2007
Artist in Residence, Schloß Bleckede, Germany, 2005
George Maciunas Förderpreis, Germany, 2004
Artist in Residence, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany, 2003
Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes, Bonn, Germany,1997