Née en 1955, en Allemagne. Vit et travaille Plouer-sur-Rance et à Londres.

Expositions

Expositions individuelles

2019

Jamais fille chaste n'a lu de romans / Never has a chaste girl read a novel, Circuit, Lausanne

2018

Die Holzdiebe, ZAK, Zitadelle, Berlin, commissariat : Ralf Hartmann

Entreprise de la seduction, Espace d'art contemporain, HEC, Jouy-en-Josas, en collaboration avec the Musée de la Toile de Jouy

La Beauté révélée, Château de Kerjean, Saint-Vougay

2017

Armel Beaufils, Le regard des femmes, ancien presbytère de Saint-Briac, commissariat : Sharon Kivland, exposition organisée par le FRAC Bretagne

Le Modèle, ancien presbytère de Saint-Briac, commissariat : FRAC Bretagne

2016

The Natural Forms, Part III, HGP, Leipzig

2015

Natürliche Formen II, Galerie Nord / Kunstverein Tiergarten, Berlin

Natürliche Formen.Von Frauen, Füchsen und Leser, Kunstmuseum Dieselkraftwerk Cottbus

Sharon Kivland: Reports on Knowledge, Vernon Street Library, Leeds College of Art, Leeds

2014

Folles de leur corps / Crazy about their bodies, Café Gallery Projects, London

2013

Femmes folles de leur corps, Galerie Bugdahn & Kaimer, Düsseldorf

Modern Interiors, avec Jaspar Joseph-Lester, Five Years, London

Sharon Kivland : Reproductions II, domobaal Gallery, Londres

2012

Ma Nana et autres filles (encore), Galerie des Petits Carreaux, Paris

Un vent de revolution, Centre d'art Passerelle, Brest, commissaire : Ulrike Kremeier

2011

I am sick of my thoughts, domobaal Gallery, Londres

Reisen , three short films, Freud's Dream Museum, St Petersburg, Russia

Reproductions, AMT_project, Bratislava, commissaire : Alberto Matteo Torri

Sharon Kivland , amateur and collector, IDEAS Store, Whitechapel, Londres, commissaire : Sotiris Kyriacou

2010

Mes plus belles, le Sphinx, Paris

2009

Quels seraient les meilleurs moyens de perfectionner l'éducation des femmes ?, Frac Bretagne, Ciac Centre international d'art contemporain, Pont-Aven

Reisen, Galerie Bugdahn & Kaimer, Düsseldorf, Allemagne

Reisen, Galerie Bugdahn & Kaimer, Düsseldorf

2008

A Wind of Revolution Blows, the Storm is on the Horizon, Chelsea Art Space, Londres

Mon abécédaire, Sleeper, Edimbourg, Royaume-Uni

Natural Education, Bast'art Contemporary, Bratislava, Slovaquie

2006

La forme-valeur II, AKAU inc., Toronto, Canada

2005

La forme-valeur, Galerie du Cloître, ERBA, Rennes

Ma Nana et autres filles, Atelier de Marcel Dinahet, Rennes

Mes fils, domobaal Contemporary Art, Londres

2004

Cela aura déjà eu lieu, Centre d'art contemporain, Morsang-sur-Orge

Flair, Bartlet School of Architecture, University College, Londres

2003

L'autre corps, Galerie Bugdahn & Kaimer, Düsseldorf, Allemagne

2002

Le bonheur des femmes, Centre Culturel, Ploufragan ; Hôtel de Ville, Guingamp

2001

Le bonheur des femmes, Galerie La Centrale, Montréal, Canada et Le Triangle, Rennes

2000

A View from a Distance, Harewood House, Leeds, Royaume-Uni

Le bonheur des femmes, Portfolio, Edimbourg, and Galerie VU, Québec, Canada (Manifestation : Biennale internationale d'art contemporain)

Mes Péripatéticiennes, The Economist Building, Contemporary Arts Society projects, Londres

1999

Wigmore Fine Art, Londres

La valeur d'échange, Centre d'art contemporain, Rueil-Malmaison

Expositions collectives

2019

A room of one's own, Athens Arts Center, Athens, Greece, curated by Kika Kiriakakou

Intérieures, Galerie des petits carreaux, Saint-Briac, France

2018

Hope is Strong, commissariat : Louisa Briggs, Millenium Gallery, Sheffield

The Felicity of Fabric, GARAGE museum of contemporary art, Moscow, commissariat : Valentin Diakonov, Ekaterina Lazareva, Iaroslav Volovod, et al.

2017

Decorative dormitories for dream workers, curated by House of Hysteria, xero, kline & coma, London

In Quotes, group exhibition, curated by Ann-Marie James and Caroline Fisher, East Gallery, Norwich University of the Arts

2015

Constructions, Galerie des petits carreaux, le Grand Vaupiard, St-Briac.

Gothic Cinema, Artothèque, Château-Gontier

Hôtel particulier, Musée d'art et d'histoire, Château-Gontier, commissariat : David Michael Clarke et Anabelle Hulaut

Il gusto delle parole, Spazio Tadini, Milan, commissariat : Tamara Landau/Mnemoart

La ligne et le volume, Galerie de Rohan, Landerneau, France

Lover's Discord, KONTOR, Copenhagen, Denmark

On paper, Galerie Bugdahn, Düsseldorf

Re Object, The Tetley Art Centre, Leeds, commissariat Sophie Loss.

Toile de Jouy, regards contemporains,  l'Espace de l'art contemporain HEC, Jouy-en-Josas, commissariat : Anne-Valérie Delval.

2014

Almost but not quite, Galerie Bugdahn und Kaimer, Düsseldorf

Je suis là, vous êtes ici, commissariat : Bernard Lallemand, Association VEI, Haurbourdin, France

The postcard is a public work of art, commissariat Jeremy Cooper, X marks the Bökship, London

2012

Forget-me-not, Galerie Elika, Athens, commissariat : Supermina

Making Space, Slade School of art, Londres, commissariat : Patricia Townsend

Surfaces: Works on paper, Sput+Nik Gallery, Porto, commissariat : Steve Perfect et John McDowall

Tegel : Flights of Fancy, Kino Babylon, Berlin

2011

Encounters, Galerie Bugdahn & Kaimer, Düsseldorf

Les paris sont faits, Freud Museum, Londres, commissariat : Caroline May

One-day wonder, Studio One, Valentines Mansions, Londres

Project 101, The LAB, New York, USA

Sequences, Johan Deumens, Haarlem, Netherlands

Text and Image, Galerie Bugdahn & Kaimer, Düsseldorf

Why do I keep reading the same books ?, AMT_Project, Bratislava

2009–2010

Afterwards, commissariat : Sharon Kivland

elles@pompidou, Centre Pompidou, Paris, commissariat : Camille Morineau

Reise, galerie Vox, Bergen, Norvège

Sophisticated boom-boom (in black and white), domobaal Gallery, Londres

Super Farmer's Market, Handel Street Projects, Londres

The Secret Library of Solihull, Solihull Gallery, Homer Road, Solihull, West Midlands, Royaume-Uni

U235 Deuxième , La Collection , Enrichissements , 2008–2009, Centre des livres d'artistes, Saint–Yrieix-la-Perche, France

2009

Time is a Sausage, domobaal Gallery, Londres

2008

Parallax, Fieldgate Gallery, Londres

2007

Pages, in Special Collections, University of Leeds, Royaume-Uni

Textual Healing, The Embassy, Edimbourg

2006-2007

Galerie Bugdahn & Kaimer, ArtBrussels, Belgique

Sitting Room, an exhibition of contemporary artists' book, comissariat : Tom Sowden et Lucy May Schofield, Manchester Metropolitan Gallery, Manchester, Royaume-Uni

2005

Galerie Bugdahn & Kaimer, Paris Photo, Paris

Diderot, Danielle Arnaud Gallery, Londres

Erratum, SYMPRA, Stuttgart, Allemagne

Focused listening, in 'Contact', Le Lieu Unique, Nantes

In Arcadia, touring exhibition of artists' books

Sommergästen, Galerie Bugdahn und Kaimer, Düsseldorf, Allemagne

2003

A Reader, domobaal contemporary art, Londres, avec Lucy Harrison, Nina Papaconstantinou

Nature and Nation, Hastings Museum and Art Gallery, and tour

Twenty four hours, The International 3 (aka The Annual Programme), Manchester, Royaume-Uni

2001

Centième, Editions Filigranes, Salon Paris Photo, Paris

2000

Jeux d'Amour, curators: Hybrid, Battersea Arts Centre and Wigmore Fine Art, Londres

Loving at Home II, EdviksKonst och Kultur, Stockholm, Suède

1999

Alliance Française, Lodz, Pologne

Flop, The French Institute, Edimbourg, Royaume-Uni

Loving at Home, Centre for Freudian Research and Analysis, Londres

Passion, Gasworks, Londres

The Equinox, Cairn Gallery, Nailsworth, Royaume-Uni

Acquisitions, collections publiques

Collections publiques et privées

The Arts Council of Great Britain

The British Council

The Contemporary Arts Society

The Creasey Collection

London Borough of Camden

The Usher Art Gallery, Lincoln

Kettle's Yard, Cambridge

FRAC Bretagne

Penguin Books

Speck Collection

V & A Museum, Londres

TATE Library, special collections

Chelsea College of Art, special collections

Frick Art Library, New York

University of Toronto

Leeds College of Art

University of Duncan and Jordonstone

University of Lincoln

New York Public Library

Centre du livres d'artistes (CdLA), St-Yrieux-le-Perche

Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris

Joan Flasch Artists' Book Collection, School of the Arts Institute of Chicago

Editions et multiples

Livres d'artistes

2017

A lover's discourse / un discours amoureux, Ma bibliothèque, London

Freud's views. Freud on Holiday Appendix V, Ma bibliothèque, London

Reading Nana, Ma bibliothèque, London

2016

En toute intimité, Ma bibliothèque, London

ENFANTS, tome I,  Ma bibliothèque, London

ENFANTS, tome II, Ma bibliothèque, London

ENFANTS, tome III, Ma bibliothèque, London

Footnotes to Capital, Volume I, Chapter 5, Contradictions in the General Formula,, Ma bibliothèque, London

Footnotes to Capital, Volume I, Chapter 6, The Sale and Purchase of Labour Power, Ma bibliothèque, London

Lalangue, Ma bibliothèque, London

Le règne du bébé, Ma bibliothèque, London

Les petites filles modèles, Ma bibliothèque, London

Moi, Ma bibliothèque, London

2015

Footnotes to Capital, Chapter 4: The General Formula for Capital, Ma bibliothèque, London

Mes Mariannes, Ma Bibliothèque, London

2014

Footnotes to Capital, The Commodity, Ma bibliothèque, London

Footnotes to Capital, The Process of Exchange, Ma bibliothèque, London

Nana vit sa vie, Ma bibliothèque, London

Report on Knowledge, Ma bibliothèque, London

The Unachieved, Ma bibliothèque, London

2013

Freud on Holiday. A Cavernous Defile. Part I, foreword by Forbes Morlock, Cube Art Editions, Athens

Jeux de ligne, DOMOBAAL Editions

Le style Louis XVI, DOMOBAAL Editions

Madame Bovary, Ma Bibliothéque, London

Reisen. Der Rauch von Dampflokomotiven, Transition Editions, London

Reproductions II, deux pamphlets avec des textes de Steve Pile et Jan Campbell, DOMOBAAL Editions

Reproductions III, a series of thirteen books, published at monthly intervals, and available by subscription from DOMOBAAL Editions

The Nabokov Paper: an experiment in novel reading, un projet de Kate Briggs et Lucrezio Russo, édité chez Information as material

Un Voyage en mer, FRAC Bretagne, un chapitre de Freud on Holiday. Volume II, traduit en français, tiré à part

2012

Une série de douze livres, publications mensuelles, disponibles par souscription auprès de domobaal editions

Freud on Holiday. Appendix III. Freud's Hotels, INFORMATION AS MATERIAL, YORK

Freud on Holiday. Appendix IV. Freud's Shopping, INFORMATION AS MATERIAL, YORK

2011

Freud on Holiday volume III.The Forgetting of a Foreign Name, CubeartEditions, Athens, and INFORMATION AS MATERIAL, YORK

Freud on Holiday. Appendix I. Freud's Weather, INFORMATION AS MATERIAL, YORK

Freud on Holiday. Appendix II. Freud's Dining, INFORMATION AS MATERIAL, YORK

La mer est si bleue, DOMOBAAL EDITIONS, London

Le cri de la soie I, DOMOBAAL Editions, London

Le cri de la soie II, DOMOBAAL EDITIONS, London

Le rouge baiser, DOMOBAAL EDITIONS, London

Reisen II, INFORMATION AS MATERIAL, YORK.

2010

Reisen I, INFORMATION AS MATERIAL, YORK

2008

A wind of revolution blows, the storm is on the horizon, Fashion : a glossary terms by Esther Leslie, illustrated by Sharon Kivland, Chelsea space, Londres

An Agent of the Estate, Information as Material editions, York

2007

Freud on Holiday, A Disturbance of Memory. Volume II, Information as material editions, York, Royaume-Uni ; CubeArtEditions, Athènes, Grèce

L'esprit d'escalier, Information as Material editions, York

2006

La forme valeur, domobaal editions, Londres

2005

Freud on Holiday, Freud dreams of Rome. Volume I, Information as Material editions, York

2004

Flair, domobaal editions, Londres

Parisiennes, avec Jeannie Lucas, Jean-Pierre Faur Editeur, Paris

2003

A reader, avec Lucy Harrison et Nina Papaconstantinou, domobaal editions, Londres

William Markwick, The property of a Gentleman 1768-1770 Volume I, edited by Sharon Kivland, Hastings Museum and Art Gallery

2002

Le bonheur des femmes, Filigranes éditions, Trézélan

1997

Fascinum, avec Shelagh Wakely et Michelle Naismith

Bibliographie

Catalogues individuels et monographies

2015

Folles de leur corps / Crazy about their bodies, CGP, Londres

2005

Cela aura déjà eu lieu, Château de Morsang-sur-Orge, Morsang-sur-Orge

1999

La Valeur d'Echange, texte de Jean-Marc Huitorel, Centre d'art contemporain de Rueil-Malmaison

1994

Aphonia, Textes de Jean-Marc Huitorel, Christian Gattinoni, Sharon Kivland, Centre d'art contemporain de Saint-Fons

1993

Reading in the Dark, Textes de Renée Baert, Forbes Morlock, Bruce Russell, avec Cheryl Sourkes, Cambridge Darkroom

1992

A Bout de Souffle, Textes de Sharon Kivland and Claire Paquet, Dazibao, Montréal

1991

L'une sans l'autre, Texte de Sharon Kivland, Les Ateliers Nadar, Marseille

The Fire of Tongues, Textes de Charles Barber, Wendy Dawe, Julie Harboe, Ben Hillwood-Harris, Conrad Leyser, Ikon Gallery

1990

The Forms of Construction/The Abandonment of Origins, avec Ben Hillwood-Harris, Stoke City Art Gallery ; Museum/Mappin Art Gallery, Textes des artistes et de Michael Tooby

1989

The Remains of Intention, Textes des artistes et de Alison MacLeod, Watermans Arts Centre

1987

A Trouble Shared, Kate MacFarlane, Riverside Studios, Londres

The Conversion of Pleasure into Sickness, Marc Chaimowicz, Hilary Gresty, Kettle's Yard, Cambridge

Catalogues collectifs

2011

Crux desperationis, Riccardo Boglione, Montevideo and UBUWEB

Interviews–Artists. Enquiries and Solutions, Recordings 2011, Nicholas James, London : CV Publications

La Passante, Jane Rendell, Site-Writing, London : I.B. Taurus

2004

Nation and Nature: Vaster than Empires, Londres et Hastings

2000

Jeux d'Amour, Hybrid

La trahison d'image, Café Crème, Luxembourg

RDM10, La Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, curated par Roberto Martinez

1998

Body and Photography, Prague House of Photography, edited by Martina Pachmanová

1996

Clio, limited edition multiple, Serpens Foundation, Prague

Dialect, Texte de Neil Beggs, Andrew Hubbard, Rome

DuSoMacLalanKiPonBruHu, Centre d'art contemporain de Saint-Fons

Last Out, Lights Out, limited edition multiple, Stephen Cornell

Mauvais genre, Texte de Jean-Marc Huitorel, Mois de la Photo, Reims

1995

Desiring Practices, Black Dog Publications

In Vino Veritas, limited edition multiple, The British School at Rome

Wellspring, Bath Arts Festival, Antonia Payne, artistes

1993

En Scene, W139, Amsterdam, collection de textes et d'images par 25 artistes

Public/Private: Secrets must circulate, Alain Reinaudo, Stills Gallery /Institute Francais, Edimbourg, Textes de Christine Buci-Glucksman, David Hopkinson, Hilary Gresty

1992

Inédits de Séjour, IAPIF, Régis Durand, Paris

Rose, Wise/Taylor Partnership, Londres

Summer Lightning, Wise/Taylor Partnership, Londres, textes et images des artistes

1991

Corriger les Lieux, après la photographie de voyage, Editions Trois, Montréal

The Centre of the World, Textes de Charles Barber, Stephen Foster, Sharon Kivland, John Hansard Gallery

1990

Artists at the British School at Rome, 1980-90, Londres

Next Phase, Ian Jeffries, Wise/Taylor Partnership, Londres

The British School at Rome: Mostra, Catherine Lampert, Rome

1989

Anima Mundi, Martha Langford, Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography

It's a Still-Life, Isobel Johnstone, Roger Malpert, South Bank Centre, Londres

Metamorphosis of the Image, John Stathatos, Biennale de la Photographie, Athènes

1988

The Consumption of Elements, Chisenhale Gallery, Londres

The Subversive Stitch, Pennina Barnett, Cornerhouse, Manchester

1987

TWSA/3D, Richard Cork, James Lingwood, Londres

1986

New British Sculpture, Iwona Blaswick, Air gallery, Londres

Objects as Art, Susan Butler, Rosy Greenlees, Plymouth Ars Centre

The Illuminations, Sharon Kivland et des artistes, Camerawork, Londres

1985

Revisions, Pavel Büchler, Cambridge Darkroom

1982

Houses and Homes, Lewis Biggs, Paul Graham, Arnolfini Gallery

Strategies, Rupert Martin, The British Council

Summer Show III, Richard Francis, Serpentine Gallery, Londres

1980

Photography as Medium, Teresa Gleadowe, The British Council

Articles de presse, de revue

2006

Capital and Pedestal, Gary Dault, in Toronto Globe & Mail, mars

2005

Mother Tongue, Jaspar Joseph-Lester, in The Internationaller

Questions on post-feminism in the work of Sharon Kivland, Christian Gattinoni, in www.exporevue.com

2000

Flop, Susanna Beaumont, in The List, 7 - 20 Jan

The Scent of a Woman , Between Flesh and Breath, Jane Rendell, in Portfolio Issue 31

1999

Rites de Passage, Christian Gattinoni, in Arts Croisés, n.11, April

Sharon Kivland , A Case of Hysteria, Hugh Stoddart, in Contemporary Visual Arts, December

Sharon Kivland , A Case of Hysteria, Cathy Courtney, in Art Monthly, July

1998-1999

A Painted Picture which never captures the subject, Sharon Kivland / Jeanne Randolph, Tessera- seductive feminisms, vol.25, winter

1998

Critical Interventions: Evil, Dave Burrows, in Art Monthly, June

Sharon Kivland, Veronika Zavretovà, in Prague Post, June

Sinthome, Cathy Courtney, in Art Monthly, September

The School for Lovers, Timothy Martin, in Portfolio, November

1997

Artists as Curators, Claire Doherty, in Artists Newsletter, March

Des Femmes at de la Propriété, Sylvie Friedman, in Le Trégor, juillet

Sharon Kivland, Mes Folies, Jean-Marc Huitorel, in Art Press, novembre

1996

Dialect, Augusto Pieroni, in Artel 47, June

La Passante, Cathy Courtney, in Art Monthly, January

Letters of the Blind, Aoife MacNamara, in Parachute, April

Mauvais Genre, Dominique Baqué, in Art Press, juillet

1995

La Passante, Tim Anstey, in The Architectural Review, October

1994

Aphonia, Lise Guéhenneux, in Blocnotes, mai

Je sais bien, Caryn Faure Walker, in Art Monthly, June

1993

Jeu d'esprit, Rene Van Peer, Eindhoven, September

L'attente...l'oubli, John Stathatos, in Untitled, Summer

Summer Lightning, Renée Baert, in Parachute, February

1992

Cartes de Séjour, Lise Guéhenneux, in Revolution, 14 mai

Inédits de Séjour, Ami Barak, in Art Press, juin

Inédits de Séjour, Michael Guilloux, in L'Humanité, 13 mai

L'art fait halte en banlieue, Elisabeth Lebovici, in Libération, 26 mai

Reading the glass, Cathy Courtney, in Art Monthly, September

Rose, Sacha Craddock, in The Guardian, January

Rose, in Building Design, February

Sharon Kivland : Field of Dreams, Michael Archer, in Art Monthly, April

Summer Lightning, Ami Barak, in Art Press, novembre

Summer Lightning, Sarah Kent, in Time Out, July

1991

Anima Mundi, Elizabeth Beauchamp, in Edmonton journal, October

Corriger les lieux, Sylvain Campeau, in Parachute, November

L'une sans l'autre, Angelique Schaller, in La Marseillaise, novembre

Sharon Kivland : The Fire of Tongues, Robert Burstow, in Perspektief, October

Sharon Kivland : The Fire of Tongues, Ivan Gaskell, in Creative Camera, June

Sharon Kivland : The Fire of Tongues, Ann Cullis, in Women Artists Magazine, May

1990

Anima Mundi, Andrea Kunard, in ETC, Montreal

Next Phase, David Lillington, in Time Out, June

Sharon Kivland : Je me souviens, Lorenzo Buj, in Parachute, July

Sharon Kivland : The blind daughter, Rose Jennings, in City Limits, January

1989

Art, Queen, and Country, Jonathan Watkins, in Art International, Spring

Sharon Kivland : The consumption of elements, Caryn Faure Walker, in Artscribe International, February

The Remains of Intention, Mark Currah, in City Limits, April

The Remains of Intention, Emmanuel Cooper, in Time Out, April

1988

Sharon Kivland : Artist as Curator, Jonathan Watkins, in Art Monthly, December

Écrits de l'artiste , entretiens de l’artiste

2015

Sharon Kivland, Le temps logiques, entretien par Véronique Gorzccynski dans NOUVELLES de l'ESTAMPE, Revue du Comitié national de la gravure française, Centre National du Livre, Paris.

CV

Écoles, formations

2002

Doctorat :  History of Art Department, University of Reading

1995

Masters : History of Art, Goldsmiths College, University of London

Autres activités professionnelles

Researcher, Centre for Freudian Analysis and Research, Londres

Reader in Fine Art, School of Cultural Studies, Sheffield Hallam University, Royaume-Uni

Visiting Fellow, Institute of Germanic and Romance Studies, University of London