cv Judith Raum

born 1977
lives and works in Berlin, Germany


education

1997-2004    Städelschule, Academy of Fine Arts, Frankfurt/M
2000-2001    Cooper Union School of Arts und Parsons School of Design, New York City, USA

2001-2006    Master in philosophy, psychoanalysis, art history, University of Frankfurt/M;

                     master thesis on the aesthetic relevance of Merleau-Ponty's philosophy of the body

 

 

teaching

 

2013             University of Fine Arts Berlin: German orientalism between colonialism and

                     anti-bourgeois thinking (Seminar in collaboration with

                     Prof. Suzanne Marchand, USA)

2012             University of Fine Arts Berlin, faculty of design: performed objects

                     (lecture & individual critiques)

2011             Valand School of Fine Arts Gothenburg: objects as situations (workshop)

2011             University of Fine Arts Berlin: art&life: reading into the history of performance 

                      (workshop on invitation of Josephine Pryde)

2007-2011    University of Fine Arts Berlin, teaching assignment art theory+practice

2010             University of Fine Arts Berlin, seminar Narrative strategies in Yvonne Rainer's films,

                     with Sabeth Buchmann
2010             University of Fine Arts Berlin, seminar Re-reading Karl Marx' Capital

2007             University of Siegen, department of architecture, workshop art in public space
2006             University of Fine Arts Berlin, theory-workshop contrarious perceptions


grants / awards

 

2016            artist working grant, Stiftung Kunstfonds Bonn

2015            Villa-Romana-Award 2015, Villa Romana, Florence, Italy

2013-11       artist research grant at the Graduate School for the Arts, University of Fine Arts Berlin

2011            artist in residence research center Valand School of Fine Arts Gothenburg

2010            award for good teaching, University of Fine Arts, Berlin

2009            fellowship+residency Summer Academy Paul Klee Zentrum, Berne

                    artist in residency Cura Bodrum, Turkey
2008            artists’ website funding grant, Berlin Senate
                    art project grant, German Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Berlin
                    artist in residence, Platform Garanti, Istanbul, Turkey
                    art project grant, maecenia foundation, Frankfurt/Main
2007            art project grant, German Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Berlin
                    Johann-Kaspar-Zeuss Award, City of Kronach
2004            artist residency Galileo Studio, DA Kunsthaus Gravenhorst, Muenster
2001            MoMA Internship Program, New York City
                    German Academic Exchange Service artists’ grant USA, New York City

 

 

solo-exhibitions & performances

 

2016

- bin der ansicht dass streik nützlich, Aesthetics of the Virtual, HfBK Hamburg

   (Lecture Performance)

2015

- am of the opinion strike is useful, Careof, Milan, Italy (Lecture Performance)

- am of the opinion strike is useful, Galleria N. Mangione, Turin (Lecture Performance)

- am of the opinion strike is useful, House of World Cultures Berlin, Lecture Performance

- A Century of Centuries, Salt Istanbul

2014

- eser, Heidelberger Kunstverein

2013

- disestablish, Kunstraum Michael Barthel, Leipzig

- Herren der Situation, Salon für ästhetische Experimente, House of World Cultures

   Berlin (Lecture Performance)

- harmless entrepreneurs, Kunstverein Hildesheim (Lecture Performance)

2012

- Disponible Teile, Gallery Chert, Berlin

- Langer Atem #3: Bahnen und Wege, Heidelberger Kunstverein (Lecture)

- disestablish, Pavillon Social, Lucca, Italy

- L'Inspecteur des Cultures, Kunstverein Langenhagen

2011

- even running, The Return, Goethe-Institut Dublin

- harmless entrepreneurs, uqbar, Berlin

2010

- The Baghdad Railway and a weaver's give-away (performance-lecture), DEPO, Istanbul

2008

- Judith Raum/Contemporary Arts Library Services, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt

2004

- From the forest, Kunstverein Kronach, Kronach

 

 

group shows

 

2016

- Making Heimat. Germany, arrival country. German Pavillon at the 15th International architecture exhibition, Venice Biennale

- over/under - under/over. textile turns. CIAP, Hasselt, Belgium

- digging deep, crossing far, Kunstraum Kreuzberg Bethanien, Berlin

2015

- Florence Contemporary, Italian Embassy, Berlin

- A Century of Centuries, Salt Ankara, Turkey

- I premiati di Villa Romana 2015, Villa Romana Florence

- wow! Woven? Entering the (sub)Textiles, Halle für Kunst & Medien Graz

- Memorie volatili, University of Florence Art Space

2013

- Herbstsalon, Gorki Theater Berlin

- Why painting now? Galerie Charim, Wien

- perf., Piano Nobile, Genf

- On Intimacy, PAH!, Fribourg

- If Memory Serves, Art Gallery University of Irvine, USA

2012

- truth is concrete, Steirischer Herbst 2012, Graz

- An_Eignungen, Kunstverein Langenhagen

- On Intimacy, Ficarra, Sicily

- Open letter: Textiles, Galerie der Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst, Leipzig

- Same time tomorrow, Tiroler Kunstpavillon, Innsbruck

2011

- Hidden Parts, After the Butcher, Berlin

- alternative readings, Villa Romana, Florence

- kurz raus, Gallery Eva Winkeler, Cologne

- CONCEPTUALnow, artP Kunstverein, Wien

2010

- abstract derive, Ludlow 38, New York City

- AIR2010, AtelierFrankfurt, Frankfurt

- jewlery, Samsa Präsentiert, Berlin

- Correct me if I'm critical, SkulpturenZentrum/Swedish Embassy, Berlin

- Invisible / talking objects, nextex, St. Gallen

2009
- Internal Necessity, Paul Klee Zentrum Bern

2008   
- winter group show, Samsa Presents, Berlin
- Art Book Sky, National Library, Pishtina

2007
- Bunkier Salon, Bunkier Sztuki, Krakau
- Cmelka, Raum, Müller-Friedrich, Samsa Präsentiert, Berlin
- Sapis, Artpol, Krakau
- 01/01 halbe Documenta, poliflur, Berlin
- Sammlung Rausch, Portikus Frankfurt/M
- Aufzeichnung, AtelierFrankfurt, Frankfurt/M

2006
- UFO UNO, Frankfurter Kunstverein

2005
- Videonale 10, Kunstmuseum Bonn
- Sechs Richtige, Drei Falsche und ein Bild des Monats, Marburger Kunstverein, Marburg
- Academy Remix, Portikus Frankfurt/M

2004
- Fact or Faith, DA Kunsthaus Gravenhorst, Münster
- Almanach, Pavillon an der Honselbrücke, Frankfurt/M

2003
- Festival Junger Talente, Offenbach/M
- Number One, Weser 5, Frankfurt/M
- Diesseits, Raum Luther Strasse, Frankfurt/M

 

 

collaborations, activist work, projects

 

since 2010    Haben & Brauchen, platform for discussion and action run by cultural

                     actors in Berlin

since 2008    artistic research on German economic entanglements in the Near East;

                     publications, exhibitions and talks

2009             collaborative research project artists’ mobility and migration, with Iz Ötzat,

                     11th Istanbul Biennale Side Events
2007             curator of the Kronach Video Art Award 2007, Kronach, Germany
2007             exchange and exhibition project ‚Aufzeichnung-Sapis’, Frankfurt/M-Cracow, Poland
since 2006    coordinator of the project The Contemporary Arts Library Prishtina-Berlin
since 2004    writings and art criticism, contributor of Flash Art International, Milan

 

 

bibliography

 

- Judith Raum: Gegenzeit, in: Villa Romana 2015 (catalogues by the fellows), Berlin: Argobooks 2016

Judith Raum: eser, (monography & theoretical reader), Berlin: Archive Books, 2015

Textiles: Open Letter, Vienna: Generali Foundation Vienna, 2015

wow! Woven? Entering the (sub)Textiles, Graz: Halle für Kunst&Medien Graz, 2015

Judith Raum in conversation with Susanne Stemmler, in: Wahrnemung, Erfahrung,

   Experiment, Wissen, Zurich-Berlin: diaphanes 2014

Judith Raum: disestablish, (artist book), Berlin: Verlag der Universität der Künste, 2013

Judith Raum: even running, (artist book), Berlin: Verlag der Universität der Künste, 2011

Judith Raum: notes following a video, in: The first 3 years of Ludlow 38, Leipzig:

    Spector Books, 2011

German-Ottoman fabrics, in: Matt Magazine #7, edited by Gürsoy Dogtas, oct 2010

Judith Raum presents: Suhail Malik, Rahel Jaeggi, Alice Creischer, in: Necessities,

    Berlin/New York: Sternberg Press, 2010

Judith Raum, catalogue accompanying the solo-show at Kronacher Kunstverein, Kronach 2004
Aufzeichnung / Sapis, exhibition catalogue, Cracow-Art Pol / Frankfurt-Atelier
     Frankfurt, 2005
Videonale 10, 2005, exhibition catalogue, Cologne 2005



press

 

2014

- Ines Kleesattel: Judith Raum: eser, Texte zur Kunst, Dezember 2014

- S. Kaeppele: Recherche und Kunst. Judith Raum im Heidelberger Kunstverein,          

   Mannheimer Morgen, Juli 2014

2013

- Cord Riechelmann: Merkels Kopf gegen Staat und Kapital, Frankfurter Allgemeine

   Zeitung, November 2013

2012

Judith Raum 'disestablish' at Pavillon Social, Lucca, Mousse magazine online issue, june 2012

Judith Raum: disestablish, arte e critica, june 2012

-  Edith Schlecker: Reflexion als kreativer Prozess, Tiroler Tagesspiegel, april 2012

-  B.M. Borowsky: Beredte Stoffbahnen, taz Nord, march 2012

2011

-  Marina Sorbello: Judith Raum's world of things, in: Cura #9, september 2011

2010

Judith Raum: German-Ottoman Fabrics, in: Matt Magazine #7, october 2010

2009
The Contemporary Arts Library Pristina/Berlin/Istanbul: reflections by three involved artists on 
      the project
, RES artworld magazin, Istanbul, Turkey, march/april issue 2009
Hortense Pisano: Judith Raum’s Contemporary Arts Library Services Prishtina-Berlin, Journal
      Frankfurt, Januar 2009

2008
-  Christoph Schütte: Plattform der Kunst im Kosovo: Judith Raums Contemporary Arts Library
    Services, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung Schauseite, Dezember 2008
-  Hortense Pisano: Prishtina ist hier, Frankfurter Rundschau, Dezember 2008
-  Aida Cama: The Contemporary Arts Library Prishtina. Interview with Judith Raum. Radio Deutsche
    Welle, february 2008
-  Chus Martinez: Aufzeichnung / Sapis, in: Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung, march 2008
-  Peter Funken: 01/01 halbe documenta in: Kunstforum International Nr. 189, jan/feb 2008
2005
-  Max Lorenz: Sechs Richtige, Drei Falsche und ein Bild des Monats, Marburger Forum, 2/05
-  Uwe Badoin: Die Idee ist alles, Oberhessische Presse, january 2005
2004
-  Sandra Danicke: Die diesjährigen Städelabsolventen im Städel, december 2004
-  Peter Müller: Judith Raum im Kronacher Kunstverein, Neue Presse Coburg, september 2004