ABOUT

Zoe Kreye creates inter-disciplinary art projects that explore transformation, collective experience and negotiations of public. Recent projects include Make Our Own Air (commissioned by SPACE, London), Our Missing Body (Western Front), FutureLoss (grunt gallery), Unlearning Practices (Unit Pitt, Goethe Satellite Vancouver and <rotor> Graz) and Überlebenskuns.klub (HKW, Berlin). Her work engages relations and aesthetics, with the goal of building inclusive connections that catalyze change within dominant social systems. She completed a Masters in Public Art at the Bauhaus University Weimar, and co-founded the Berlin artist collective Process Institute. She is currently based in Vancouver and teaches Social Practice at Emily Carr University.

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EXHIBITION HISTORY

2017

– Make Our Own Air. SPACE London. Commissioned new work and solo exhibition.

– Newspapers: Our Missing Body. What is Pressure? What is Temperature? WAAP, Vancouver. Group exhibition.

– Ageless Dancers. Roundhouse Community Arts. City of Vancouver. Guest artist / choreographer.

2016

– Mobilizing the Arts Summit. Museum of Vancouver. Guest facilitator.

– Our Missing Body. All Membranes Are Porous, Kamloops Art Gallery. Group exhibition.

– Unlearning Walks. Surrey Art Gallery, Vancouver. Commissioned performance.

– Unlearning Walks. Vancouver Art Gallery. Commissioned performance.

2015

– FutureLoss. grunt gallery, Vancouver. Solo Exhibition

– Our Missing Body. Every Little Bit Hurts, Western Front, Vancouver. Group exhibition.

– Our Missing Body. Gravity and Grace, Hochparterre, Berlin. Group exhibition

– Unlearning Practices. Artscape Gibraltar Point, Toronto. Residency facilitator.

– Unlearning Myths. Devil’s Claw, Roswell. Residency.

– Dance Troupe Practice, 3-year Fieldhouse Studio Residency, Vancouver Parks Board.

2014

– Estman Radio. Insitu Berlin, with Marinella Sentaore,

– Unlearning Walking Club. Collective Walks / Spaces of Contestation, Unit Pitt, Vancouver.

Unlearning Retreat. FOReCAST – Responsive Art in the Public Realm, ADRIART (International Master Study Program in Contemporary Arts), Graz AU, with Catherine Grau.

Unlearning Weekenders. Measures of Saving the World – Part 5. <rotor> Center for Contemporary Art. Graz, AU, with Catherine Grau.

2013

Primordial Perception. Social Practice & the City Conference, Vancouver, with Luciana D’Anunciacao

Soft/Union. The Apartment, Vancouver, with Anna Halprin Circles exhibition.

House & Home. Campbell House Museum, Toronto, with Cindy Blažević & Gwenessa Lam.

Unlearning Weekenders. Goethe Satellite @ Vancouver, with Catherine Grau.

Unlearning Weekenders artist talk. Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver.

2012

– Unlearning research residency. Goethe Satellite @ Vancouver, with Catherine Grau.

– Artist in Residence program. Hotel Marie Kapel, Hoorn, Holland, with Catherine Grau.

– Artist in Residence program. Camosun College, Victoria.

Home Stay – Circle Ceremonies. Open Space, Victoria.

2011

EAT TALK CONNECT. Community public art project commission, City of Richmond Public Art Program. Collaboration with Richmond Multicultural Community Services (RMCS).

Homework: Infrastructures & Collaboration in Social Practices. Broken City Lab, Windsor.

Unlearning Weekender. Berlin. Process Institute.

Überlebenskunst Klub. Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin. Process Institute.

We Are Symbiotic. Art city, Winnipeg. AGGV, Victoria.

2010

Kunst vor Ort. Actualitas, Braunschweig. Process Institute. Public intervention.

Euro Latin Performance Project. Freies Museum. Berlin. Process Institute. Performance festival.

Freie Klasse Weimar. Process Institute, Weimar. Community arts project.

Process Institute: how to exist. ArtTransponder, Berlin. Group exhibit.

HERE IS WHERE WE MEET. York Centre for Refugee Studies Conference, Toronto. Paper.

2009

Neue Leipziger Küche. Leipzig, Sträken von Ort, October-December. Community arts workshops.

Build Your DUMBO. New York. DUMBO Arts Festival. Public art project, with Catherine Grau.

– HERE IS WHERE WE MEET. Bauhaus Universität, Weimar. Public art project (masters’ thesis).

Bauhaus Impact Weimar/Ankara, Ankara, Turkey, METU. Public art project

Koca Inn. Weimar, Kiosk of Contemporary Art. Public art project.

Build Your Block Party. Weimar. June. Neighbourhood initiative.

– METU Ankara/Istanbul, Turkey, Bauhaus Impact Weimar/Ankara. Residency & exhibition.

Neue Leipziger Küche. Leipzig, Abfarht-Ankunft, Bauhaus Universität, February. Public art exhibition.

2008

The Gauforum Running Club, Neues Museum, Weimar, Marke.6. Group exhibition & commissioned project.

– Between Lands, Bergerzentrum Weimar West, Weimar. Community arts project.

2007

– The Nanaimo Art Gallery, Nanaimo, Dedicated to you: Nanaimo. Solo exhibition.

– Open Space, Victoria, workbench. Curator.

2006

– Latitude 53, Edmonton, Visualeyez. Performance festival.

– Joyce Yahouda Gallery, Montreal, The Store. Guest Artist.

2004

– The Alternator Gallery, Kelowna, Burn Out. Residency.

– GIV, Montréal, Women in the Park. Video Festival.

– The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Victoria, Interface. Group exhibition.

– The New Gallery, Calgary, she came to my house, she knocked upon my door. Performance exhibition/residency.