Vera Klute

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Born 1981 in Salzkotten, Germany
Lives and works in Dublin, Ireland

 

 

Education

9/2002 - 6/2006

BA (Honours) in Fine Art with First Class Honours at Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology

 

Upcoming Solo Shows

2017

RHA, Dublin,

curated by Patrick Murphy

 

Solo Exhibitions

2016

Breeding Ground,
Molesworth Gallery, Dublin

 

2014

The Grand Scheme,
The LAB, Dublin,
curated by Sheena Barrett

 

 

Deadweight,
The RHA Ashford Gallery, Dublin,
curated by Ruth Carroll

 

 

End of the Line
QSS Gallery, Belfast

 

2013

Body Conscious III,
Waterford Healing Arts Trust, Waterford Regional Hospital,
curated by Mary Grehan

 

2011

Blindgänger,
The Butler Gallery, Kilkenny,
curated by Anna O’Sullivan

 

2009

Finish your plate,
Wexford Arts Centre,
curated by Catherine Bowe

 

2006

Why stop now?,
The LAB, Dublin,
curated by Sheena Barrett

   

Group Shows (Selected)

2017

187th RHA Annual Exhibition,
RHA, Dublin

 

2016

135th RUA Annual Exhibition,

Royal Ulster Academy, Belfast


 

Suki Tea Art Prize,
Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast

curated by Peter Richards &

Oonagh Young Gallery Dublin,

curated by Oonagh Young

2015

Hennessy Portrait Prize 2015,
National Gallery of Ireland

 

 

Futures Anthology,
RHA, Dublin

 

 

185th RHA Annual Exhibition,
RHA, Dublin

 

 

134th RUA Annual Exhibition (invited Artist),

Royal Ulster Academy, Belfast

 

 

VUE Art Fair,
RHA, Dublin

 

 

Winter group exhibition,

Molesworth Gallery, Dublin

 

2014

184th RHA Annual Exhibition,
RHA, Dublin

 

 

VUE Art Fair,
RHA, Dublin

 

 

133rd RUA Annual Exhibition,
Royal Ulster Academy, Belfast

 

2013

Currents 2013,
El Museo Cultural de Santa Fe, Santa Fe, New Mexico,

curated by Mariannah Amster & Frank Ragano

 

 

183rd RHA Annual Exhibition,

RHA, Dublin

 

 

Act of Portrayal,

Limerick City Gallery of Art

 

2012

Additions 2012
National Self-portrait Collection of Ireland, Bourn Vincent Gallery, University Of Limerick, curated by Catherine Marshall

 

 

Film and Video Selections,

The Lab, San Francisco,
curated by Stephanie Rohlfs

 

2011

Futures 11,
RHA, Dublin,

curated by Patrick T. Murphy & Ruth Carroll

 

Body and Movement/ Keho ja liike - irlantilaista nykytaidetta,
Tampere Art Museum, Finland,

curated by Laura Koonikka

 

The Swimming Naked Prophecy,
Mermaid Arts Centre, Bray;
Riverbank Arts Centre, Kildare;
Garter Lane Arts Centre, Waterford,

curated by Eilís Lavelle

 

2010

Les Recontres Internationales,

Reina Sofia national museum, Madrid &

Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin,

open submission curated by Nathalie Hénon & Jean-François Rettig

 

 

Spring Show,

The Stone Gallery, Dublin

 

 

{un}familiar,

Red House Arts Centre, Syracuse, NY,

curated by Maeve Mulrennan

 

 

Davy Portrait Award Exhibition,

Naughton Gallery, Belfast &

Farmleigh Gallery, Dublin,

curated by Rosie Broadley & Brenda McParland

 

Paperplane,

The Joinery, Dublin &

Occupy Space, Limerick,

curated by Mary Conlon

 

 

Snakes & Ladders,

Symphony Space, Broadway, New York,

curated by Daniel Figgis

   

2009

Force Majeure,

The LAB, Dublin,

curated by Sheena Barrett

 

 

Paper Work,

Pallas Contemporary projects, Dublin,

curated by Gavin Murphy & Mark Cullen

 

 

Les Recontres Internationales,

Chatelet Theatre, Paris,

open submission curated by Nathalie Hénon & Jean-François Rettig

 

Housewarming,

RUA RED, Tallaght,

curated by Cliodhna Shaffrey & Ruairí Ó Cuív

 

Dare to live without limits,

Pallas Contemporary Projects at Sub-Urban Video Lounge, Rotterdam

 

_Unit,

Portlaoise,

curated by Cliodhna Shaffrey & Sarah Searson

   

2008

Pheonix Park,

The Kerlin Gallery, Dublin,

curated by Darragh Hogan & David Fitzgerald

 

The Video Project,

Pawn Shop Gallery, Los Angeles,

curated by Cliodhna Shaffrey

 

Winter Salon,

Temple Bar Gallery & Studios, Dublin,

curated by Marian Lovett

 

Darklight Film Festival,

Dublin

 

Boyle Arts Festival,

Boyle, Co. Roscommon,

curated by Fergus Ahern

 

 

Galway Arts Festival,

Challenging Behaviour, MART - video, installation & performance,

curated by Ciara Scanlan, Matthew Nevin

 

 

Animae Caribe,

South Valley University, Luxor, Egypt & Trinidad,

curated by Alan Lambert

   

2007

Batteries not included: Mind as Machine,

Shrewsbury International Art Exhibition, Shrewsbury

 

Livin' in a box,

The House Projects, Dublin,

curated by Deirdre Morrissey

 

 

Vera Klute & Leona Clinton,

Monstertruck Gallery, Dublin,

curated by Deirdre Morrissey

 

 

Drawer,

The Red Stables, Dublin,

curated by kelly O'Connor

   

2006

TULCA,

Galway,

curated by Cliodhna Shaffrey & Sarah Searson

 

 

Catalyst Arts Annual Student Show,

Catalyst Gallery, Belfast

 

 

IADT Graduate Exhibition,

Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design & Technology

   

2005

RDS Students Award Exhibition,

RDS Concert Hall, Dublin 4,

Axis Arts Centre, Co. Dublin,

Custom House Gallery, Westport, Co. Mayo

 

 

Lost Property,

The Digital Hub, Dublin

   

Collections

 

 

National Gallery of Ireland

 

 

Royal Irish Academy

 

 

Office of Public Works

 

 

National Self-Portrait Collection of Ireland

 

 

University of Limerick

 

 

IADT

 

 

Private Collections

 

Awards

 

2015

Hennessy Portrait Prize, National Gallery of Ireland

 

 

Hennessy Craig Scholarship, 185th RHA Annual Exhibition

 

 

Shortlisted - Suki Tea Art Prize

 

2008/ 2009/ 2011/ 2013

Arts Council Bursary Award

 

2013

K+M Evans Award for Painting, 183rd Annual Exhibition, RHA

 

2008

Emerging Visual Artist Award, Wexford Arts Centre

 

2007

Emerging Artist Award, The Gallery, Newry

   

Residencies

 

12/2007 - 2010

Firestation Artists' Studios, Dublin

 

10/2008 -2/2009

UNIT_Residency project for portlaoise town and surrounds

   
   
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