Exhibitions

Born in 1962 in Sarajevo
lives in Duesseldorf, Weimar and Sarajevo


SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019-2020 ČISTAČ/The Cleaner, Bauhaus-Museum Weimar (upcoming)
2019 ZENICA TRILOGY, Bosnia and Herzegovina Pavilion at the 58th Biennale di Venezia (upcoming)
2017 MISSING SCULPTURE, Lehmbruck Museum Duisburg
2015 CÉU, gandy gallery, Bratislava
2013 SAFE FRAME, MMK–Museum Moderner Kunst Frankfurt am Main
2012 EMILY, Turku Art Museum
2011 EMILY, gandy gallery, Bratislava
        DANICA DAKIĆ, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles
2010 ROLE-TAKING, ROLE-MAKING, Generali Foundation, Vienna
2010 DANICA DAKIĆ. Retrospective, Museum of Contemporary Art Zagreb
        DANICA DAKIĆ, Kunsthalle Duesseldorf
2009 CASA DEL LAGO, Kunsthaus Langenthal
         TRIPTYCHON, Museum of Modern Art, Ljubljana
2005 ROLE-TAKING, ROLE-MAKING, Kulturzentrum Sinsteden, Rommerskirchen
2004 NY DIARY, Exit Gallery, Peja, Kosovo
2003 A CAPPELLA, National Gallery of Bosnia-Herzegovina, Sarajevo
2002 PRAYER, Kunstverein Ulm
1997 STEP BY STEP. Part I, Obala Art Center, Sarajevo

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019 OPÉRA MONDE, Centre Pompidou Metz (upcoming)
2019 BAUHAUS FRAUEN, Kunsthalle Erfurt (upcoming)
2019 NEUERWERBUNGEN I, Akademie-Galerie, Duesseldorf (upcoming)
2018 KUNST & KOHLE. The Battle of Coal, Skulpturenmuseum Glaskasten Marl
2017-2018 PERFORMANCE! Les Collections du Centre Pompidou, 1967–2017, Le Tripostal, Lille
2016-2017 APRÈS BABEL, TRADUIRE, MuCem, Marseille
         SPRACHE, Deutsches Hygiene-Museum, Dresden
2016 XIII BIENAL DE CUENCA, 2016
         THE SILENT ECHO, Archaeological Museum of Baalbek
         THIS IS A VOICE, Wellcome Collection, London
         DVA SVETA, The Cultural CentreofBelgrade
         THE FAMILY OF THE INVISIBLES, SeMA– Seoul Museum of Art
         TRANSCULTURAL FLUX, Stiftelsen 3,14 and Bergen Kjøtt, Bergen; Akershus Kunstsenter, Lillestrøm
         WE REFUGEES - OF THE RIGHT TO HAVE RIGHTS, Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe
2015 31ª BIENAL DE SÃO PAULO, Museu de Arte Contemporânea de Serralves, Porto
2015 WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin
2015 6th MOSCOW BIENNALE. OUR LAND / ALIEN TERRITORY Central Manege, Moscow
2015 NEUFLIZE OBC VIDEO NIGHT, Palais de Tokyo, Paris
2015 KLUGE KÖPFE, BEREDTE BILDER. Gelehrtenbildnisse aus 450 Jahren, Stadtmuseum Jena
2015 2.BERLINER HERBSTSALON, Maxim Gorki Theater, Berlin
2014-2015 ZEICHNEN GEGEN DEN KRIEG, Lehmbruck Museum, Duisburg
2014 FRAGILE SENSE OF HOPE, Me Collectors Room Berlin, Stiftung Olbricht
         31st SÃO PAULO BIENNIAL, 2014
         PORTRAITS D’INTÉRIEURS, NMNM–Nouveau Musée National de Monaco
2013 BERLINER HERBSTSALON, Gorki Theater, Berlin
         DISABLED BY NORMALITY, DOX Centre for Contemporary Art, Prague
         2nd BIENNIAL OF CONTEMPORARY ART D-0 ARK UNDERGROUND, Titova Atomska Ratna
         Komanda, Konjic
         THE CONTENT OF FORM, Generali Foundation, Vienna
         ICI, AILLEURS. Marseille-Provence 2013, European Capital of Culture
2012 ARSENALE. Kyiv International Biennale of Contemporary Art
         IT DOESN´T ALWAYS HAVE TO BE BEAUTIFUL, UNLESS IT´S BEAUTIFUL, Art Gallery of Kosovo,
         Pristina, Kosovo
         DOWRY, MSUM–Museum of Contemporary Art Metelkova, Ljubljana
         BIG PICTURE II (TIME ZONES), K21 Kunstsammlung NRW, Duesseldorf
2011 STRANGE AND CLOSE, CAPC Musée d’art contemporain de Bordeaux
         IN THE FIRST CIRCLE, Fundació Antoni Tàpies, Barcelona
         6th CURITIBA BIENNIAL
         IRREALIGIOUS!, Kulturzentrum bei den Minoriten, Steirischer Herbst, Graz
         SECOND LIVES. Jeux masqués et autres Je, Casino Luxembourg
         ISLANDS AND WORLDS, Musrara New Gallery, Jerusalem
         AUDIENCE AS SUBJECT. Part 1: Medium, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco
         PUBLICS AND COUNTERPUBLICS, Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo, Sevilla
2010 TOUCHED. Liverpool Biennial
         THE BEAUTY OF DISTANCE. 17th Biennale of Sydney
2009-2010 NIET NORMAAL, Beurs van Berlage Amsterdam; Kleisthaus, Berlin
         DIE NEUE GALERIE – AUFTRITT IM SCHLOSS!, Schloss Wilhelmshoehe Kassel
         ESSENTIAL EXPERIENCES, Museo d'Arte Contemporanea della Sicilia
         EL DORADO. Ueber das Versprechen der Menschenrechte, Kunsthalle Nuernberg
         POP UP. Ludwig Forum fuer Internationale Kunst, Aachen
         SCÈNES CENTRALES. Lille3000, TriPostal, Lille
         WHAT KEEPS MANKIND ALIVE? 11th International Istanbul Biennial
         ARTIST/CITIZEN. 49thOctober Salon, Museum of History of Yugoslavia, Belgrade
         AVES EN LA LUNA, Casa del Lago, Juan José Arreola, Mexico City
         BABYLON. Mythos und Wahrheit, Pergamonmuseum, Berlin
         SCHENGEN WOMEN, SKUC Gallery, Ljubljana
         SCÈNES DU SUD II, Carré d’Art, Nîmes
         THE BEARABLE LIGHTNESS OF BEING. THE METAPHOR OF THE SPACE.
         11. Mostra Internazionale di Architettura, Venice
         VERTRAUTES TERRAIN, ZKM Museum fuer Neue Kunst, Karlsruhe
         WIE DU MIR, Kulturzentrum bei den Minoriten, Graz
2007–2008 ALL DRESSED-UP WITH NOWHERE TO GO. Tranzitdisplay, Prague
         EINFUEHRUNG IN DIE KUNSTGESCHICHTE, Ursula Blickle Stiftung, Kraichtal
2007 BLACK & WHITE, Lentos Kunstmuseum, Linz
         DAS ABC DER BILDER, Pergamonmuseum, Berlin
         HERE THERE EVERYWHERE, Chicago Cultural Center
         TALKING PICTURES, K21 Kunstsammlung NRW, Duesseldorf
         DOCUMENTA 12, Kassel
2006 MACBA COLLECTION, Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona
         VERSTEHST DU DAS?, Ausstellungshalle zeitgenoessische Kunst Muenster; Kunstverein Arnsberg
         WHEREVER WE GO, Spazio Oberdan, Milan; San Francisco Art Institute
         40JAHREVIDEOKUNST.DE, K21 Kunstsammlung NRW, Duesseldorf; Kunsthalle Bremen; Staedtische
         Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Muenchen; Museum der Bildenden Kuenste, Leipzig; ZKM – Zentrum fuer
         Kunst und Medientechnologie, Karlsruhe
2005 BE WHAT YOU WANT BUT STAY WHERE YOU ARE, Witte de With, Rotterdam
         DIE REGIERUNG. Paradiesische Handlungsräume. Secession, Vienna
         CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST. 45thOctober Art Salon, Belgrade
         COSMOPOLIS I, State Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki
         FLIPSIDE, Artists Space, New York
         HOW DO WE WANT TO BE GOVERNED? (Figure and Ground), Miami Art Central
         IN EXILE. 13th Tallinn Print Triennial
         LOVE IT OR LEAVE IT. 5thCetinje Biennial
         PASSAGE D’EUROPE, Musee d’Art Moderne, Saint-Etienne
2003 IN DEN SCHLUCHTEN DES BALKAN, Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel
         POETIC JUSTICE. 8th International Istanbul Biennial
2002 DER GLOBALE KOMPLEX, OK Zentrum fuer Gegenwartskunst, Linz
2000 ICH IST ETWAS ANDERES, K20 Kunstsammlung NRW, Duesseldorf
1999–2001 AFTER THE WALL, Moderna Museet, Stockholm; Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin
1999 LA CASA, IL CORPO, IL CUORE. Konstruktion der Identitäten, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung
         Ludwig, Vienna
1998 5 Orte. Ludwig Forum fuer Internationale Kunst, Aachen

SELECTED PUBLIC ART PROJECTS

2019 COMMANDE ARTISTIQUE GARONNE, Bordeaux Metropolé (upcoming)
2016 70er. DAMALS WAR ZUKUNFT, Schallaburg
2015-2016 LICHTPARCOURS 2016, Braunschweig
2014 B1/A40, MAP-Projekte, Ruhrgebiet
2011 SPRACHENLANDSCHAFT, Akademie Graz, Steirischer Herbst, Graz
2009 WIND PIECE No.1, Stiftung Fritz Gruetter, Hilterfingen (with Bojan Vuletić)
2006 PUBLICITY. Constructing the Truth. 29. Duisburger Akzente
         DISPLACED, Neuer Berliner Kunstverein
         LATENTE HISTORIE. Skulptur-Biennale Muensterland
2003 SOLARES. 2nd Valencia Biennial
2002 HOME, SCCA – Sarajevo Center for Contemporary Arts
2001 GO_HOME, CEC International Partners/ArtsLink, New York (with Sandra Sterle)
2000 PUBLIC SUBJECT, Pro Helvetia Bratislava
         UNDER CONSTRUCTION, SCCA – Soros Center for Contemporary Arts, Sarajevo
1997 MEETING POINT, SCCA – Soros Center for Contemporary Arts, Sarajevo

WORKS IN PUBLIC COLLECTIONS / SELECTION

Ars Aevi Museum of Contemporary Art Sarajevo
Centre Pompidou, Paris
CNAP –Centre National des Arts Plastiques, Paris
CAPC –Musée d'Art Contemporain de Bordeaux
Collection Neuflize Vie, Paris
Collection Société Générale, Paris
FRAC –Champagne-Ardenne, Reims
Generali Foundation, Vienna / Salzburg
Kulturzentrum bei den Minoriten, Graz
Klassik Stiftung Weimar
Sammlung des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen
Landtag Nordrhein-Westfalen, Duesseldorf
MACBA–Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona
mhk–Museumslandschaft Hessen Kassel
NMNM –Nouveau Musée National de Monaco
National Gallery of Bosnia-Herzegovina, Sarajevo

TEACHING

since 2011 Professor at the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar
2010-2011 Visiting professor at the University of Applied Arts Vienna
2009-2010 Visiting professor at the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar