born 1969, lives and works in Berlin
since 2008 professor at Städelschule, Staatliche Hochschule für Bildende Kunst, Frankfurt / Main

 

 

Solo Shows

2018

OUT, SMK – National Gallery of Denmark, Copenhagen, Denmark curated by Marianne Torp, and Tone Bonnén

Stepping Stairs, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany curated by Anna Gritz and Maurin Diedrich

 

2017 

Hammer Projects: Judith Hopf, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, USA curated by Anne Ellegood

Great Hall Exhibitions, Institute of Fine Arts at NYU, New York, USAUP, Deborah Schamoni, Munich, Germany

 

Sculpture Projects in Public Space:
Hand and Foot for Milan, ArtLine Milano – Parco d’Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy

 

A Line, an artistic interpretation of the public space in front of Scandinavium Arena, in cooperation with Florian Zeyfang Gothenburg, Sweden

2016 

UP, Museion, curated by Letizia Ragaglia, Bozen, Italy

“! hear rings !”, kaufmann repetto, Milan, Italy

 

2015 

MORE, Neue Galerie, Kassel, Germany

 

2014 

Untitled (1-4), PRAXES Center for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany

On time, Maumaus Escola de Artes Visuais, Lisbon, Portugal

Cracking Nuts, kaufmann repetto, New York , USA

 

2013 

A Line May Lie, Kunsthalle Lingen and Kunstverein Lingen, Germany

From Up & Down & in Between, Fondazione Morra Greco, Naples, ItalyTesting Time, Studio Voltaire, London, Great Britain
SUN UP / SUN DOWN, Deborah Schamoni, Munich, Germany

 

2012 

Films of Judith Hopf, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden
A Sudden Walk, gallery kaufmann repetto, Milan, Italy
Judith Hopf: End Rhymes and Openings, Grazer Kunstverein, Graz, Austria

 

2011 

Spoken from a Balcony, Alex Zachary, New York, USA

Conception of Youth, Croy Nielsen, Berlin, Germany

 

2010 

Contract entre les hommes et l’ordinateur, After The Butcher, Berlin, Germany

 

2009 

fini!, Galerie Andreas Huber, Vienna, Austria

 

2008 

Nose up!, Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe, Germany

Zählen, Croy Nielsen, Berlin, Germany

 

2007 

Türen, (with Henrik Olesen), Portikus Frankfurt, Germany

What do you look like?, Galerie Andreas Huber, Vienna, Austria

 

2006 

Judith Hopf, Secession, Vienna, Austria

What do you look like, a crypto damonic mystery, Casco Institute for Art and Design, Utrecht, Netherlands

No Matter How Bright the Light, the Crossing Occurs at Night (with Natascha Sadr Haghighian, Deborah Schamoni, and Ines Schaber), KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany

The Uninvited, WBD, Berlin, Germany

 

2003 

Bei mir zu Dir, WBD, Berlin, Germany

Hey Production, Cubitt Gallery, London; Mead Gallery, Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry, Great Britain

 

2001

Adieu Vorhölle, Kunstverein Braunschweig, Germany

 

Groupshows

2018

Further Thoughts on Earthy Materials, GAK, Bremen/Kunsthaus Hamburg, Germany

Knock, Knock, Humour in Contemporary Art, South London Gallery, London, Great Britain

Nina Beier, Judith Hopf, John Miller, Trevor Paglen, Halsey McKay Gallery, East Hampton, New York, USA

I’m a Believer, Lenbachhaus, Munich, Germany
La Complainte du Progrès, Musée régional d’art contemporain Languedoc-Roussillon, Sérignan, France

 

2017 

specular windows. Reflections on the self and the wider world, 21er Haus, Vienna, Austria

Hard to Picture – a Tribute to Ad Reinhardt, Mudam Luxembourg Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg

 

2016 

Le Grand Balcon, La Biennale de Montréal, Montréal, Canada curated by Philippe Pirotte


INHABITED BY SCULPTURES, Contemporary Art Brussels, Brussels, BelgiamSurfaces of you, Frac île-de-france, Paris, France

curated by François Aubart

Carpet for a Lord, Supportico Lopez, Berlin, Germany
Bad Visual Systems, Adam Art Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand

Kalte Gesellschaft #2, Galerie der Stadt Schwaz, Austria


Surfaces of You, FRAC – Ile-de-France – Le Plateau, Paris, France

 

2015

Duh? Art & Stupidity, Focal Point Gallery, Southend-on-Sea, Great Britain

The School of Kyiv, Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe, Germany
Flirting with Strangers, 21er Haus, Vienna, Austria
Animal photographers, Acud Projectraum, Berlin, Germany

All We Are, Gdanska Galeria Miejska, Gdansk, Poland
Your lazy eye, LiMac – Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Lima, Madrid, Spain

“Give a man a mask and he will tell you the truth” – Oscar Wilde, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels , Belgian

#catcontent, Kunstpalais Erlangen, Germany


Species, Galerie Crevecoeur, Paris, France

Die Marmory Show II, Deborah Schamoni, Munich, Germany

A Needle Walks into a Haystack, 8th Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool, Great Britain curated by Mai Abu El Dahab and Anthony Huberman

Abandon the Parents, SMK – National Gallery of Denmark, Copenhagen, Denmark curated by Henrik Olesen and Marianne Torp

Puddle, Pothole, Portal, Sculpture Center, Long Island City, New York, USAThe Present of Modernism, Mumok Museum Moderner Kunst, Vienna, AustriaThe New Gravity, Overduin & Co., Los Angeles, USA
The Promise, Arnolfini, Bristol, Great Britain 

curated by Axel John Wieder

Unendlicher Spass, Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt, Germany

 

 

2013

Made in LA, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, USA

Triennale for Video Art, Mechelen, Belgium, curated by Jakob Fabricius

Fellbach Triennial of Small-scale Sculpture, Fellbach, Germany curated by Yilmaz Dziewior

Words of Love and Life, Galerie Micky Schubert, Berlin, GermanyKUKUK, Deborah Schamoni, Munich, Germany
Chat Jet (Part 2) - Sculpture in Reflection, Kunstlerhaus Graz, AustriaSome End of Things, Kunstmuseum Basel, Swiss

 

2012

dOCUMENTA (13), Kassel, Germany
House of Card, Grey Noise, Dubai
You are right, it flows much better this way, Galerie Andreas Huber, Vienna, AustriaHow Much Facism?, Extra City, Antwerp, Belgium
Keine Zeit, 21er Haus Belvedere, Vienna, Austria
Ein Zimmer, Galerie Kamm, Berlin, Germany

 

2011 

How to Work (More for) Less, Kunsthalle Basel, Swiss
Ernste Tiere, Kunstverein Bonn, Germany
Priority Moments, Herald St, London, Great Britain
Beziehungsarbeit – Kunst Und Institution, Künstlerhaus Wien, Vienna, Austria

Kalte Gesellschaft, KW69 #3, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany

Weltraum. Die Kunst Und Ein Traum, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria

Please Go Around The Construction Area By The Lights And Over The Traffic Island (And Other Stories), Kunstverein Schattendorf, Schattendorf, Austria

 

2010 

I must say that at first it was difficult work, Kunsthall Oslo, Norway

Verbotene Liebe: Kunst im Sog von Fernsehen, Kunstverein Medienturm, Graz, Austria

Publics and counterpublics, Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo, Seville, Spain

KW69 #2, cactus craze by Jean-Michel Wicker in collaboration with Gregorio Magnani, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany

Accrochages, Musée Des Beaux-Arts, Lausanne, Swiss

E-Flux Rental, Fondazione Giuliani, Rome, Italy

Römer, Schloß Solitude, Kunststiftung Baden Würthemberg, Stuttgart, Germany

 

2009 

See this Sound, Lentos Kunstmuseum, Linz, Austria

Slow Movement, Kunsthalle Bern, Swiss

Scorpio’s Garden, Temporäre Kunsthalle, Berlin, Germany

Collaborations, Autocenter, Berlin, Germany

The Show Continues Upstairs, Supportico Lopez, Berlin, Germany

Celebration, Galerie Isabella Bortolozzi, Berlin, Germany curated by Karl Homquist

Twice Upon a Time, Silverman Gallery, San Francisco, USAThe Rehearsal, Hollybush Gardens, London , Great Britain

Breathless, Markthalle Wien-Mitte, Vienna, Austria

Palindrom, Hermes & der Pfau, Stuttgart, Germany

Berlin-Paris, a gallery exchange, GB agency, Paris

 

2008 

Draw a Straight Line and Follow It, Tate Modern, London, Great Britain
Twice upon a time, Galerie Andreas Huber, Vienna, Austria
Reality check, SMK – National Gallery of Denmark, Copenhagen, Denmark
Were, There, Severe, Thin Line, Galleria Alessandro De March, Milan, Italy
The Krautcho Club / In and out of Place, Project Space 176, London, Great Britain

FIKTION.NARRATION.STRUKTUR, Artnews Projects, Berlin, Germany

Konzepte der Liebe, Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne, Germany

Old News 4, Midway Contemporary Art, Minneapolis, USA
History Acts, Göteborgs Konsthall, Gothenburg, Sweden
Gestures – Performance and Sound Art, Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde, Denmark

 

2007

1, 2, 3… VANGUARDIAS. El arte como el arte contextual, Sala Rekalde, Bilbao, Spain

Virtuosic Siblings, Red Cat, Los Angeles, USA
Imagine Action, Lisson Gallery, London, Great Britain
Interaktion I, Kunstverein Braunschweig, Braunschweig, Germany

Zorn Agression, Kunstraum Goethestrasse, Linz, Austria

Body City – Video Department, Docklands, Dublin

The Weasel: Pop Music and Contemporary Art, SLG South London Gallery, London, Great Britain

 

2006 

1,2,3…Avant-Gardes, Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, PolandNew Ghost Entertainment-Entitled, Kunsthaus Dresden, Germany
Happyness, Berlin Biennale, Gagosian Gallery, Berlin, Germany

40 Jahre Video Kunst.de, Kunsthalle Bremen; Zentrum für Kunst und Medietechnologien, Karlsruhe; Städtische Galerie im Lehmbachhaus, Munich; Museum der Bildenden Künste Leibzig; K21Kunstsammlung, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf, Germany

Judith Hopf, Katrin Pesch, Saki Satom, Michaela Schweigers, Klaus Weber, Galerie Walbröl, Düsseldorf

 

2005 

100 Radiodays, De Appel Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Universal Experience: Art, Life and the Tourist́s Eye, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago

Ways in / Ways Out, Kunstverein Horn, Horn, Austria

 

2004 

Shizorama, Institute of Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia

Atelier Europa, Kunstverein München, Munich, Germany
Open Screening, Whitechapel Gallery, London, Great Britain
Das Politische ist privat – und peinlich, Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna, Austria Teilnahme an der 6. Werkleitz Biennale, Halle, Germany

 

2003 

Hey Production, Cubitt Gallery, London, Great Britain

Temporary no good Universe, Kunstiftung Baden Württemberg, Germany

Windstösse, Kunsthaus, Dresden, Germany

Ort des Gegen, Künstlerhaus Stuttgart, Germany

Haupt und Nebenwege, Galerie Christian Nagel, Cologne, Germany

Teilnahme an dem Performance Festival Public Affairs, Mumok Museum Moderner Kunst, Vienna Tirol Transfer, Galerie Krinzinger, Vienna, Austria

8. Biennial of Fine Arts, Havana, Cuba

 

2002 

Gewalt ist der Rand aller Dinge, Generali Foundation, Vienna, Austria
Bei mir zu Dir, Galerie WBD, Berlin, Germany
Hossa, Centro Culturale, Andratx, Spain
Die Kraft der Negation, Theater der Welt Köln, Cologne; Volksbühne, Berlin, Germany

 

2001

Auf offener Strasse, Kunstamt Kreuzberg, Berlin, Germany

 

2000 

Out Monster the Monster 2, Kunstbank, Berlin, Germany

 

1999 

Out Monster the Monster 1, Galerie Barbara Gross, Munich, Germany

Teilnahme Festival Mille Plateaux, Volksbühne Ost, Berlin, Germany
As best Kontingenz, Gesellschaft der Freunde für junge Kunst e.V., Baden Baden, Germany

Tableaux Vivante, Jazz Club, Berlin , Germany

 

1998 

supermarkt, Shedhalle Zürich, SwissPark Fiction, Hamburg, Germany

 

1997 

Emptiness, Gallerie ~laden, Berlin, Germany
La Saison, Galerie Neu, Berlin, Germany
The Funky Side of Zürich, Shedhalle Zürich, Swiss

 

1996 

now here, section “?”, Lousiana Museum of Modern Art, Copenhagen, DenmarkPension Forum Stadtpark, Forum Stadtpark, Graz, Austria
Professionalität wieder gesucht, Forum Stadtpark, Graz, Austria; MWMWM, New York

 

1995 

when tekkno turns to sound of poetry, Shedhalle, Zürich, Swiss; KW, Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany

 

1994 

gamegirl, Shedhalle Zürich, Swiss; Kunstverein München, Munich, Germany

 

 

GRANTS AND PRIZES

2015

Ruth Baumgarte Prize 2007 Lucas Kranach Prize 2005 Kunstfonds Bonn

Land Niedersachsen Grant

2004

Das Künstlerinnenprogramm Senat für Forschung, Kultur und Wissenschaft, Berlin, funding

for the film „The Uninvited“ (in cooperation with Katrin Pesch). 2003 GASAG Art Prize

2002

Kunststiftung Baden-Württemberg Grant

Research grant from the Senat für Forschung Kultur und Wissenschaft, Berlin for the film “Bei mir zu Dir”.

2001

Deutsch-Französischen Kulturrates Grant, Fellowship in Paris.

2000

Funding from the Senat für Kultur und Wissenschaft Grant for the film “Hey Produktion” 1999 Senates

für Forschung Kultur und Wissenschaft, Berlin Grant