Eva Rothschild

Born 1971, Dublin; Lives in London.

Education

1999 MFA, Goldsmiths
1993 BA (Hons) Fine Art, University of Ulster
1990 Foundation, National College of Art and Design

Current & Forthcoming

2017 Kaufmann Repetto, Milan

Solo Exhibitions

2017 Kaufmann Repetto, Milan
  ‘City Room (with Gary Webb)’, Mario Sequeira, Portugal
2016 ‘Alternative to Power’, The New Art Gallery Walsall
  ‘A Gated Community’, Sonneveld House, Rotterdam
2015 ‘A Setup’, produced by fig-2 and Block Universe at ICA Studio and ICA Theatre (with Joe Moran)
  ‘Middle Temples’, Kaufmann Repetto, Milan
2014 Hugh Lane Museum, Dublin
  ‘What the Eye Wants’, Modern Art, London
2013 ‘Narcissus’, Eva Presenhuber, Zurich
  ‘This and this and this’, Eva Presenhuber, Zurich (Offsite: Maag Areal, Maagplatz, 8005 Zurich)
  ‘Eva Rothschild and Clare Woods’, New Art Centre Sculpture Park & Gallery, Salisbury
2012 ‘The Paradise [38]’, Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin
  ‘Sightings’, Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas
  ‘Childrens Art Commission: Eva Rothschild: Boys and Sculpture’, Whitechapel, London
  The Modern Institute, 14—20 Osborne Street, Glasgow
2011 ‘The Heart of the Thousand-Petalled Lotus’, 303 Gallery, New York
  ‘Hot Touch’, Touring exhibition, The Hepworth Wakefield, Hepworth (2011); Kunstverein Hannover (2011 -2012)
  Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield
  ‘Empire’, Doris C. Freedman Plaza, Central Park, New York (Public Art Fund commission)
2009 La Conservera: Centro de Arte Contemporaneo, Murcia
  Eva Presenhuber, Zurich
  Duveens Commission 2009, Tate Britain, London
  Modern Art, London
  Kaufmann Repetto, Milan
2008 ‘Robert Bransten Commission’, Private Collection, USA (commission)
  The Modern Institute/Toby Webster Ltd, Glasgow
2007 ‘Eva Rothschild’, South London Gallery, London
  ‘Eva Rothschild’, 303 Gallery, New York
2006 ‘Living Spring’, Eva Presenhuber, Zurich
2005 Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin
  Modern Art, London
2004 Artspace Woolloomooloo, Australia
  Kunsthalle, Zurich
2003 ‘Sit In’, Francesca Kaufmann, Vienna
  ‘Heavy Cloud’, The Modern Institute/Toby Webster Ltd, Glasgow
2002 Modern Art, London
  Project Art Gallery, Dublin
2001 Els Hanappe Underground, Athens
  ‘Peacegarden’, The Showroom, London
  Kaufmann Repetto, Milan
1999 The Modern Institute/Toby Webster Ltd, Glasgow
1997 ‘Great Wall/Black Hole’, Iain Irving Projects, Aberdeenshire
1996 CCA, Glasgow
1995 Bercsenyi Gallery, Budapest

Group Exhibitions

2017 ‘An Eyeful of Wry’, Brynmor Jones Library gallery, University of Hull (Government Art Collection)
2015 ‘Then for Now’, Delfina Foundation, London (curated by Chantal Joffe and Sacha Craddock)
  ‘Lustwarande '15’, Fundament Foundation, Tilburg
  ‘CAPPER – HIORNS – HOUSEAGO – ROTHSCHILD – SKAER’, Jesus College, Cambridge
  ‘Art as a Verb’, ArtSpace, Sydney
  ‘Vibrant Matter’, KIOSK, Ghent
2014 ‘Art Basel Parcours’, Art Basel, Basel
  ‘Vestibule: Aleana Egan, Daniel Gustav Cramer, Eva Rothschild’, Merrion Square Projects, Dublin (Curated by Aoife Tunney)
  ‘You Imagine What You Desire’, Sydney Biennale, Sydney (19th Biennale)
  ‘We are living on a star’, Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Oslo
2013 ‘A Conspiracy of Detail’, Mackintosh Museum, Glasgow School of Art
  ‘Out of the House, Cranford Collection’, Sala de Arte, Fundación Banco Santander, Madrid
2012 ‘Bitume Et Astres Dansent. Parfois, Dans Le Pure Peur’, Eva Presenhuber, Paris
  ‘Other Voices, Other Rooms’, Wentrup Avlskarl projects, Copenhagen
  ‘Kiev Sculpture Project’, National Botanical Garden, Kiev
2011 ‘Made in the UK: Contemporary Art from the Richard Brown Baker Collection’, Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence
  ‘DLA Piper Series: This is Sculpture, Conversation Pieces’, Tate Liverpool, Liverpool (Curated by Philip Treacy)
  ‘Sculpture Now’, Eva Presenhuber, Zurich
  ‘Making is Thinking’, Witte de With, Rotterdam
2010 ‘Highlights From The Collection’, Goss Michael Foundation, Dallas
  ‘Undone: Making and Unmaking in Contemporary Sculpture’, Henry Moore Institute, Leeds
  ‘The Dark Monarch: Magic and Modernity in British Art’, Towner Gallery, Eastbourne
  ‘Big New Field’, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas
2009 ‘The Dark Monarch’, Tate St Ives, Cornwall
  ‘Geoplay (Part II)’, Galerie Pilar Parra & Romero, Madrid
  ‘DLA Piper Series: This is Sculpture: Sculpture - The Physical World’, Tate Liverpool, Liverpool (Curated by Michael Craig-Martin)
  ‘Group Show’, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York
  ‘Drawing 2009 Biennal Fundraiser’, The Drawing Room, London
  ‘Frieze Art Fair’, Sculpture Park
2008 ‘A Life Of Their Own’, Lismore Castle Arts, Lismore (Curated by Richard Cork)
2007 ‘Echo Room: Art from Britain’, Alcalá 31, Madrid
  ‘LOOKING UP’, Mário Sequeira Gallery, Braga
  ‘Unmonumental: The Object in the 21st Century’, New Museum, New York
  ‘Half Square, Half Crazy’, Villa Arson, Nice
2006 ‘Strange Powers’, Creative Time, New York
  ‘How to Improve the World, British Art 1946-2006’, Hayward Gallery, London
  ‘All Hawaii Entrées / Lunar Reggae’, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin
  ‘Tate Triennial: New British Art’, Tate Britain, London
  ‘If it didn’t exist you’d have to invent it: a partial Showroom history’, The Showroom, London
2005 ‘British Art Show 6’, Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead (Hayward touring exhibition. Touring to Cornerhouse, Manchester; New Art Exchange, Nottingham; Bristol City Museum and Art Gallery, Bristol)
  ‘Extreme Abstraction’, Albright Knox Gallery, Buffalo
  ‘Paris-Londres: Le Voyage Interieur’, Espace Electra, Paris
2004 ‘54th Carnegie International’, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh
  ‘AtomKreig’, Kunsthaus Dresden, Dresden
  ‘Strange Weather’, Modern Art, London
2003 ‘Objects in mirror are closer than they appear’, Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe
  ‘Playschool’, Galleri Christina Wilson, Copenhagen
  ‘The Walls Have Eyes’, Modern Art, London
  ‘East International’, Norwich Gallery, Norwich (selector)
  ‘Someone to watch over me’, Smart Project Space, Amsterdam
  ‘Primary Colours’, The City Gallery, Leicester
  ‘Splendor Geometrik’, Galerie Gisela Capitain, Cologne
  ‘Breathing the Water’, Galerie Hauser & Wirth & Presenhuber, Zurich
  ‘This Was Tomorrow’, The New Art Centre, Salisbury
  ‘3D’, Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York
2002 ‘Electric Dreams’, Barbican Centre, London
  Karyn Lovegrove Gallery, Los Angeles
  ‘My Head is on Fire but my Heart is Full of Love’, Charlottenborg Museum, Copenhagen
  ‘Early One Morning’, Whitechapel, London
2001 ‘Tailsliding’, Kunsthall, Bergen (British Council touring exhibition. Touring to Kunsthall, Bergen; Centre of Contemporary Art, Vilnius; Museum of Contemporary Art, Tallinn; House of Artists, Brno; Museum of Contemporary Art, Belgrade; Turku Art Museum, Turku)
  ‘Brown’, Approach, London
  ‘Troubleshooting’, Arnolfini, Bristol
  ‘Kalam to Computer’, Crafts Museum, New Delhi
  ‘The seat with the clearest view’, Grey Matter, Sydney
  ‘Swenglish’, IASPIS, London
  ‘Tattoo’, Modern Art, London
  ‘Prodigal Prodigy’, White Box, New York
  ‘All That Is Solid’, London Print Studio
  ‘Silhouettes’, Lenbbachaus Kunstbau, Munich
  ‘Circles 4 One Fo(u)r One’, ZKM Museum for Contemporary Art, Karlsruhe (with Elizabeth Go)
2000 ‘Dream Machines’, Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee (Hayward touring exhibition. Touring to Mappin Art Gallery, Sheffield; Camden Arts Centre, London)
  ‘Proper’, CCA - Center for Contemporary Art, Vilnius
  ‘Hard Candy’, Gallery Wieland, Berlin
  ‘Comes the Spirit...’, Jerwood Space, London
  ‘Perfidy’, Kettles Yard, Cambridge (Convent of La Tourette, Eveux)
  ‘Zig-Zag’, Thomas Cohn Gallery, Sao Paulo
  ‘Pavilion’, Galerie Mark Müller, Zurich
  ‘Tonight’, The Modern Institute/Toby Webster Ltd, Glasgow
1999 ‘High Red Center’, CCA, Glasgow
  ‘Utopias’, Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin
  ‘Palace’, Glassbox, Paris
  ‘Luftfarer’, Riksutstillinger Norway
1998 ‘Crystal State’, 3 month Gallery, Liverpool
  ‘Habitat’, Center for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne
  ‘Seeing Hozoman’, Collective Gallery, Edinburgh
  ‘Cluster Bomb’, Morrisson/ Judd, London
  ‘Excellent Dynamite’, Palace Studios, Dublin
  ‘Bed and Workshop’, Square Doyen Milou, Rennes
  Titanik Galerie, Turku, Finland
  ‘How to build a universe that doesn't fall apart 2 days later’, Fly, Glasgow
1997 ‘Tutor with an Idea’, 3 month Gallery, Liverpool
  ‘Performance Festival’, Galleri Tommy Lund, Odense
  ‘If it wasn't for the mist we could see your home across the bay’, Grays School of Art, Aberdeen
  ‘Young Parents’, Riverside Mews, Manchester
  ‘Dialogue’, W139, Amsterdam
  ‘Let's Rock’, Alexandra Mansions, Norwich
  ‘Superstore’, Norwich Gallery & The Tannery, London
  ‘European Couples and Others’, Transmission, Glasgow
1996 ‘Singled Out’, Catalyst Arts, Belfast
  ‘Deep Signal’, Gasworks, London
  ‘Into the void’, Ikon Gallery, Birmingham
  ‘EV+A’, Limerick
  ‘World of Ponce’, Southpark, Glasgow (Curated by Toby Webster)
  ‘City Limits’, Staffordshire University, Stoke on Trent
  ‘Art for People’, Transmission, Glasgow
  ‘Sick Building’, Transmission Gallery at Globe Space, Copenhagen

Projects

2015 ‘The Grass is Singing’, Mendes Wood DM, São Paulo
2014 ‘I'm Yours’, Standard (OSLO), Oslo

Bibliography

Press

2017 Introduction by Declan Long: ‘Eva Rothschild’, Frieze, 09/2017
2013 Smith, Roberta: ‘40 Nations, 1,000 Artists, One Island: Frieze New York at Randalls Island’, New York Times, 10/05/2013
2011 ‘Market News’, Daily Telegraph, 06/12/2011
2009 ‘Eva Rothschild: Regent’s Park rainbow‘, The Art Newspaper, 14/10/2009
  Lack, Jessica: ‘Exhibition Preview: Eva Rothschild, London’, The Guardian, 04/07/2009
  ‘Five to watch’, The Times, 07/2009
  Michael, Chris: ‘Eva Rothschild awarded Tate Britain commission’, The Guardian, 30/03/2009
  Cork, Richard: ‘Eva Rothschild: Solid Geometry’, Art World, features text ' A Sculptural Magician', Stout, Katherine 2009
2008 Fiduccia, Joanna: ‘Critics’ Picks‘, Artforum, 30/11/2008
  Garner, James: ‘Eva Rothschild’, The Metro, 26/11/2008
  Lack, Jessica: ‘Artist of the week no 6: Eva Rothschild’, The Guardian, 09/09/2008
2007 Hunt, Ian: ‘They don’t unpack, (interview)‘, Art Monthly, 31/10/2007
2005 Mulholland, Neil: ‘Use Your Illusions’, Tate etc., Issue 4 2005
2001 Lack, Jessica: ‘Eva Rothschild’, The Guardian, 06/04/2001
2000 Higgie, Jennifer: ‘PAINT IT BLACK’, Frieze, Issue 55 2000
1996 Tozer, John: ‘into the void’, Art Monthly, 05/1996

Exhibition Reviews

2014 Farrell, Carissa: ‘Critique Supplement’, Visual Artists News Sheet, 09/2014
  Schwabsky, Barry: ‘Eva Rothschild‘, Artforum, 09/2014
  King, Elaine A.: ‘City Lane Gallery, dublin, Shows Contemporary Sculptor, Eva Rothschild‘, artesmagazine.com, 05/08/2014
  Tipton, Gemma: ‘Potscard from Dublin‘, Frieze, 10/07/2014
  Tipton, Gemma: ‘Eva Rothschild‘, Artforum Online, 07/2014
  Leach Hughes, Cristin: ‘Eva Rothschild: Scaling New Heights‘, The Sunday Times, 15/06/2014
  Coleman, Kate: ‘Exhibition: Eva Rothschild‘, LeCool, 06/2014
  Dunne, Aidan: ‘Eva Rothschild: What are you looking at?‘, The Irish Times, 24/05/2014
  Farago, Jason: ‘We are Living on a Star‘, Frieze, No. 162 04/2014
2013 ‘Boys, Making and the Material World‘, Time Out London, 07/2013
2012 ‘Now See This‘, Art Review, 11/2012
  ‘Eva Rothschild‘s fragile and linear formal vocabulary at Kunstverein Hannover‘, Art Daily, 02/2012
2011 Nairne, Eleanor: ‘Eva Rothschild‘, Frieze, 10/2011
  Gygax, Raphael: ‘Sculpture Now‘, Flash Art, 10/2011
  Cumming, Laura: ‘Eva Rothschild: Hot Touch; Jaume Plensa - Review‘, The Observer, 29/05/2011
  Basciano, Oliver: ‘Eva Rothschild and Barbara Hepworth:Hepworth Wakefield‘, Artreview.com, 24/05/2011
  Pes, Javier: ‘Hepworth heads up north‘, Art Newspaper, 224 05/2011
  ‘Work by Eva Rothschild is first contemporary art acquisition for the Hepworth Wakefield‘, Artdaily.org, 05/2011
  Halle, Halle: ‘Your guide to public art‘, Time Out NY, 05/2011
  Johnson, Ken: ‘Uptown, A Jumble of treasures‘, The New York Times, 22/04/2011
  Bailey, Stephanie: ‘A Reaction to Globalised Production’, Aesthetica, April/May 2011 04/2011
2010 Cotton, Michelle: ‘The Dark Monarch‘, Frieze, 01/2010
2009 Rothschild, Eva: ‘Cold Corners‘, Museums and Heritage Live, 18/07/2009
  Güner, Fisun: ‘Eva Rothschild: Cold Corners‘, The Metro, 07/07/2009
  ‘Scribble in space’ fills Tate sculpture galleries: ‘Brown, Mark‘, The Guardian, 30/06/2009
2008 McLean-Ferris, Laura: ‘Exhibitionist: The best shows to see this week’, The Guardian, 05/12/2008
  ‘Works in Progress‘, The Scotsman, 05/12/2008
  Archer, Michael: ‘Eva Rothschild‘, Artforum, 01/2008
2007 Jones, Kristin M: ‘Eva Rothschild‘, Frieze, Issue 110 10/2007
2005 O’Brien, Paul: ‘Dublin: Eva Rothschild at Douglas Hyde Gallery‘, Circa, 2005
2004 Lunn, Felicity: ‘Eva Rothschild‘, Artforum, No.9 05/2004
2003 Mottram, Jack: ‘Eva Rothschild‘, The List, 12/2003
2002 Grant, Catherine: ‘Early One Morning’, Flash Art, 10/2002
  Darwent, Charles: ‘They‘re a crafy bunch, sculptors’, The Independent on Sunday, 14/07/2002
  O'Reilly, Sally: ‘Eva Rothschild’, Time Out London, 05/2002
1999 Mahoney, Elisabeth: ‘High Red Centre‘, Art Monthly, 03/1999

Publications

2014 Eva Rothschild, Dublin City Gallery, Dublin
2010 Eva Rothschild, Koenig Books, London
2005 EVA ROTHSCHILD, Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin (monograph)
  Eva Rothschild, in Art at 30 St Mary Axe, London, Swiss Reinsurance Company, London
2004 Eva Rothschild, Kunsthalle Zürich, Zurich
  Eva Rothschild, JRP|Ringier, Zurich
2003 Eva Rothschild, in Sculpture in 20th-century Britain, Volume II, Henry Moore Institute, Leeds
2001 EVA ROTHSCHILD, The Showroom, London (monograph)
1999 No Title, in Bent Aura, STOPSTOP, Glasgow
  Seven Wonders of the World, Book Works, London

Exhibition Publications

2011 Eva Rothshild: Hot Touch, The Hepworth Wakefield, Wakefield, West Yorkshire
  Made in the UK: Contemporary Art from the Richard Brown Baker Collection, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence (Exhibition catalogue)
  Making is Thinking, Witte de With, Rotterdam (Digital Publication)
2009 Cold Corners, Tate Publishing, London
2007 Echo Room - Art from Great Britain, The British Council, London
2006 All Hawaii Entrées/ Lunar Reggae, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin
2005 British Art Show 6, Hayward Publishing, London
2004 54th Carnegie International, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh
2002 Early One Morning, Whitechapel Gallery, London
  My Head is on Fire but my Heart is Full of Love, Charlottenborg Exhibition Hall, Copenhagen
2001 Prodigal Prodigy, White Box, New York
  Tailsliding, British Council, London
  Vito Acconci/ Troubleshooting, Arnolfini, Bristol
2000 Dream Machines, Hayward Publishing, London
  LUFTFARER, Riksustsillinger, Oslo
1999 Utopias, Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin
1998 1-3, Titanik, Turku (Eva Rothschild, Minna Haukka discussion)
1997 W010, W139, Amsterdam