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Azra Aksamija  1976, BA

(Azra Akšamija)
Rank (2014): 5098 

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Female
Installation, Architecture



to top Most exhibitions in:

Country
USA 10
Germany 9
Netherlands 4
Austria 4




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Artist Rank
Rosemarie Trockel  14 6
Yoko Ono  93 6
Lucy Orta  9826 5
Alicia Framis  1303 5
Yinka Shonibare, MBE  315 5




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Institution
  Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst - GfZK, Germany 4
  I.D.E.A. Space at Colorado College, USA 2



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18.5.1976 Born in Sarajevo (BA)

1995 - 2001 Technical University Graz, School of Architecture (Graz, Austria) Diploma Engineer in Architecture degree High honors and distinction

1999 - 2000 Technical University Hamburg Harburg, Department of Urban and Regional Planning (Hamburg, Germany) Academic year abroad, Socrates/Erasmus Student Exchange Program

1999 - 2000 Academy for Fine Arts and Design Hamburg, Department of Architecture (Hamburg, Germany) Academic year abroad

2002 - 2004 Princeton University, Graduate School of Architecture (Princeton, USA) Master of Architecture degree

since 2004 Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Graduate School of Architecture (Cambridge, USA) PhD student at the Department for History, Theory and Criticism of Art and Architecture / Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture at MIT Objective degree: PhD

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 36  Please report missing Information



until 1.2.2015
   Sammlungsalphabet - Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst - GfZK, Leipzig Send message

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   Islamopolitan - Maraya Art Centre - Barjeel Art Foundation, Sharjah Send message

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2012
   Cross-Currents - I.D.E.A. Space at Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO

2010
   Flocking Mosque - aut. architektur und tirol, Innsbruck

2008
   Sarajevo Winter Festival (Sarajevska Zima) - IPC Gallery, Sarajevo

2007
   Azra Aksamija - Kunstmoschee - Wiener Secession, Vienna

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2013
   Smuggling Anthologies - MMSU - Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Rijeka, Rijeka
   Arte Útil Lab - Queens Museum of Art (QMA), New York City, NY

2012
   Cross-Currents: Tradition and Innovation in Contemporary Art of the Islamic World - I.D.E.A. Space at Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO
Description ifa-Galerie BerlinKubus Oder Kuppel - Moscheen. Perspektiven Einer Bauaufgabe - ifa-Galerie Berlin, Berlin Send message
Description and image  Kubus Oder Kuppel - Moscheen. Perspektiven Einer Bauaufgabe - ifa-Galerie Stuttgart, Stuttgart

2011
   Heimatkunde. 30 Künstler blicken auf Deutschland - Jüdisches Museum Berlin, Berlin

2010
   Aware: Art Fashion Identity - Royal Academy of Arts, London
   Another Way of Looking: Influences from Islam - The Art Gallery at the Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH

2009
   Soft City - Stroom Den Haag, The Hague
   Belief Unlimited - Platform3 - Räume für zeitgenössische Kunst, Munich
   Nichtorte, Orte. Sammlungsausstellung 2009 - Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst - GfZK, Leipzig

2008
   Since we last spoke about monuments - Stroom Den Haag, The Hague
Description and image  Manifesta 7 - Comitato Manifesta 7, Bolzano
   Kits for an Encounter - The Western Front, Vancouver, BC
   Esto no es una exposición - Centro Huarte de Arte Contemporáneo, Huarte

2007
   Encounters - Stadsgalerij Heerlen, Heerlen
   Pattern Language: Clothing as Communicator - Paul and Lulu Hilliard University Art Museum, Lafayette, IN

2006
   Liminal Spaces / Grenzräume - Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst - GfZK, Leipzig
   Pattern Language: Clothing as Communicator - Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis, MN
   Denial is a River - SculptureCenter, New York City, NY
   Pattern Language: Clothing as Communicator - Art Museum at U.C. Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA
   Mind the Gap - Smack Mellon, New York City, NY
   Pattern Language: Clothing as Communicator - Krannert Art Museum, Champaign, IL
   ORTung 05 - galerie5020, Salzburg

2005
Description and image  Occupying Space - The Generali Collection - Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam
Description  Occupying Space - Sammlung Generali Foundation - Haus der Kunst München, Munich

2004
   Liverpool Biennial 2004 - Liverpool Biennial of Contemporary Art, Liverpool
   Noch einen Wunsch? - Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst - GfZK, Leipzig

2003
   II Bienal de Valencia - La Ciudad Ideal - Bienal de Valencia, Valencia

2002
   Designs für die wirkliche Welt - Generali Foundation, Vienna

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Austria

 Generali Foundation, Vienna

Germany

 Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst - GfZK, Leipzig

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