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Lives and works in Los Angeles and Amsterdam

1969            Born in Haarlem, Netherlands
1987-1991    Koninklijke Academie voor beeldende Kunsten, Den Haag
1991-1992    Academie Vyvarni Umeni, Prague
1992-1994    Ateliers ´63, Amsterdam
1999-2000    C.C.A., Kitakyushu, Japan


Bonnefanten Museum, Maastricht, Netherlands

Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA

DZ Bank Kunstsammlung, Frankfurt, Germany
KW, Berlin, Germany

Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angles, CA 

Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angles, CA

Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

Perez Art Museum, Miami, FL
Rubell Family Collection, Miami, FL
Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands

2015    Suffragette City, FRAC Champagne–Ardenne, Reims, France
Suffragette City, Parcours, Art Basel, Lichthof Building, Basel, Switzerland
2014    PINKPOP Festival, Bonnefanten Museum Pavillion, Maastrict, Netherlands
Stuart Shave /Modern Art, London, UK

Never Alone: Sister of Arp, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
2012    Lara Schnitger & My Barbarian: The Butterfly’s Evil Spell, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
Lara Schnitger, William Müller: Colored Fabrics, Galerie Gebr. Lehmann, Dresden, Germany
2010    Lara Schnitger – Two Masters and Her Vile Perfume, Sculpture Center, New York, NY

Damned Women, Modern Art, London, UK
2009    Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
Dance Witches Dance (with My Barbarian), Luckman Fine Arts Complex, Los Angeles, CA
2008    Dance Witches Dance (with My Barbarian), Museum Het Domein, Sittard, Netherlands [cat.]
Double Happiness, Galerie Gebr. Lehmann, Berlin, Germany
2007    Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London, UK
2005    Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY [cat.]
My Other Car is a Broom, Magasin 3, Stockholm, Sweden (12 Mar – 05 Jun); traveling to Stroomden Haag, The Hague, Netherlands [cat.]
Blacks on Blondes, Triple Candie, New York
2004    Air de Paris, Paris, France
2003    Liesje Leerde Lotje lopen langs de lange Lindenlaan, Revalidatie Centum Friesland, Beesterswaag,

2002    Civilized Special Zone, Lara Schnitger and Matthew Monahan, Chinese European Art Center, Xiamen, China
Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
2001    Statements, Basel Art Fair, Basel, Switzerland
Raum Aktuellekunst, Martin Janda Gallery, Vienna, Austria
Project Room, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA
2000    Kunstwerke, Berlin, Germany
Gozaimas, Lara Schnitger and Matthew Monahan, Stedelijk Museum Bureau, Amsterdam, Netherlands
1999    Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
Up & Co, New York, NY
1998    Hyper Space, Galerie Daniel Blau, Munich, Germany
Basel Art Fair, Galerie Daniel Blau, Basel, Switzerland
Space Invader, Vleeshal, Middelburg, Netherlands   
1997    University of Buffalo Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
1996    Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY


2016    Revolution in the Making: Abstract Sculpture by Women, 1947 – 2016, Hauser Wirth & Schimmel, Los Angeles, CA [cat.]
Reveal the Rats​, The Pit, Glendale, CA [cat.]

2015    No Man’s Land: Women Artists from the Rubell Family Collection, Rubell Family Collection, Miami, Fl
Beating Around the Bush Episode #4, Bonnefanten Museum, Maastricht, Netherlands
Manuel Bonik / Undine Goldberg: 01No5 revisited, Laura Mars Gallery, Berlin, Germany

Poor Art - Rich Legacy. Arte Povera and Parallel Practices 1968-2015, Museum of Contemporary Art, Oslo, Norway

2014    Selections From the Collection of Blake Byrne, Patrick Painter Inc., Santa Monica, CA, curated by Barbara Schwan
Beating Around the Bush Episode #2, Bonnefanten Museum, Maastricht, Netherlands
I’m Still Here, Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweeden

2013    Paintings, Sculptures, Drawings and Mixed Media Artworks, The Rema Hort Mann Foundation, New York, NY
Girls Just Want to Have Funds, La Mama Gallery, New York, NY
25, Galerie Gebr. Lehmann, Berlin, Germany

2012    More to Tell, Museum Het Domein, Sittard, Netherlands

The Abundant Throat, Galerie Diana Stigter, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Chasm of the Supernova, Center for the Arts Eagle Rock, Los Angeles, CA, curated by Adam Miller
Niki de Saint Phalle Tirs: Reloaded, Getty’s Pacific Standard Time Performance and Public Art Festival, Los Angeles, CA
Without Hope, Without Fear, Mottahedan Projects, Al Quoz, Dubai, UAE

2011    Eslov Wide Shut 100 Works by 40 American Artists, Stefan Lundgren Gallery, Mallorca, Spain
Investigation of a Dog: Works from the FACE collections, Deste Foundation, Athens, Greece, curated by Tessa Praun (22 Jun – 30 Oct. 2011); Magasin 3 Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden (17 Feb – 29 May 2011); La Maison Rouge, Paris, France (23 Oct. 2010 – 16 Jan. 2011); Ellipse Foundation, Cascais, Portugal (15 May – 5 Sep. 2010); Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy (21 Oct. 2009 – 4 Mar. 2010)

2010    The Artist’s Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
Ordinary Madness, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA, curated by Dan Byers
Goddesses: Women Who Move Art II, Museet for Samtidskunst, Oslo, Norway, curated by Andrea Kroksnes and Randi Godø
Behind the Green Door, Harris Lieberman Gallery, New York, NY
We Pictured You Reading This, Redux Contemporary Art Center, Charleston, SC, curatedby James Bae

2009    (re)Visions:(di)Visions, Foster Gallery, University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire, WI
Double Dutch, Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peekskill, NY
Group Exhibition, Honor Fraser, Los Angeles, CA
REBELLE: Art and Feminism 1969 – 2000, Mseuem voor Moderene Kunst, Arnhem, Netherlands, Curated by Mirjam Westen 
Directions, A Palazzo Gallery, Brescia, Italy
Nuria Fuster, Begoña Goyenetxea, Chris Johanson, Lara Schnitger, Galeria Marta Cervera, Madrid, Spain

Strike a Pose, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, UK

2008    To Illustrate and Multiply: An Open Book, MOCA Pacific Design Center, Los Angeles, CA
Sonsbeek 2008 Grandeur, Museum voor Moderne Kunst, Arnhem, Netherlands, curated by Anna Tilroe
Friends and Family, Anton Kern Gallery, New York
Carried Away: Procession in Art, Museum Moderne Kunst, Arnhem, Netherlands

Attribution Problems (Zuordnungsprobleme), Johann König, Berlin, Germany

2007    Read Me! Text In Art, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA, curated by Malik Gaines
Unmonumental: The Object in the 21st century, New Museum, New York, NY, curated by Mark Flood, Laura Hoptman and Massimiliano Gioni [cat]
Wild West, Galerie Gebr. Lehmann, Berlin, Germany
USA Today, Hermitage, St. Petersburg, Russia
To Be Continued…, Magasin 3 Stockolm Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden
Don’t Let the Boys Win, Mills College Art Museum, Oakland, CA
Uneasy Angel/ Imagine Los Angeles, Sprüth Magers, Munich, Germany
XXIst International Workshops Frac des Pays de la Loire, FRAC, Carquefou, France, curated byLaurence Gateau

Eight Sculptors from Los Angeles, Sabine Knust, Munich, Germany

2006    Red Eye: L.A. Artists from the Rubell Family Collection, Rubell Family Collection, Miami, FL
Fantastic Politics, The National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway, curated by Andrea Krosnes [cat.]
USA Today, The Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
La Retour de la Colonne Durutti, Gallery Isabella Bortolozzi, Berlin, Germany, curated by Gyonata Bonvicini
Implosion, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
The “F” word, Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, PA, curated by Liz Thomas
Ridykeulous, Participant Inc., New York, NY, Curated by Nicole Esenman and A.L. Steiner
Lara Schnitger, Lily Van Der Stoker, Sue Williams, Modern Art, London, UK
2005    Both Ends Burning, David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles, CA [cat]
Sehnsüchtig gleiten Ballone rund um die Welt (Longing Balloons Are Floating Around the World), Green Light Pavilion, Berlin, Germany, curated by Carloine Eggel & Christiane Rekade
Follow Me: A Fantasy, Arena 1 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA,  curated by Malik Gaines
Forms after David, Accademia di Belle Arti, Florence, Italy
My Barbarian, Powerplant, Toronto, Canada
THING New Sculpture from Los Angeles, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA, curated by Aimee Chang, James Elaine, Christopher Miles
2004      Obsession, Galerie Diana Stigter, Amsterdam, Netherlands
M.B. The Mary Blair Story (with My Barbarian), REDCAT Roy and Edna Disney/CalArts Theater, Los Angeles, CA
Sectrets of de ‘90s, Museum voor Moderne Kunst, Arnhem, Netherlands
2003    To Be Recycled, Six Months, Los Angeles, CA
Nice and Easy, Sprengel Museum, Hannover, Germany
Social Fabric, Lothringer13, Munich, Germany
2002    4th Shanghai Biennial: Urban Creation, Shanghai, China
Building Structures, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, NY
Tomorrow's Fish & Chips, Autocenter Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany, curated by Caroline Eggel
2001    I Love NY, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
Freestanding, Arcadia University Art Gallery, Glenside, PA
Kunst in Actie, Bonnefanten Museum, Maastricht, Netherlands
11 x Dutch Art, National Center for Contemporary Art, St. Petersburg, Russia
2000    Trendwände, Kunstraum Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
The Body Between Condition and Construction, EXPO 2000, Hanover, Germnay
Raumkörper, Netze und andere Gebilde, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, Switzerland
Payijs- Berlijn- Kitakyyushu- 2x New York, Fonds BKVB, Amsterdam, Netherlands

1999    10th Fukuoka Art Adventure, IMS Place Fukuoka, Japan
Art Lovers: Liverpool Biennial of Contemporary Art, Liverpool, UK, curated by Marcia Fortes [cat.]
Maeda Exhibitions, Center for Contemporary Art, Kitakyushu, Japan
Smooth Space, Vlaams Cultureel Centrum de Brakke Grond, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Provisorium I, Bonnefanten Museum, Maastricht, Netherlands, curated by Paula van den Bosch
Prix NI, Galerie Nouvelles Images, Den Haag, Netherlands
1998    Een Keuze, De Grote Kerk, Den Haag, Netherlands
Art Sculpture Basel ’98, Basel, Switzerland
Neuro-Artonomy, Eramzus University, Rotterdam, Netherlands                    
Morning Glory, De Ateliers, Amsterdam, Netherlands
The Centre Holds: Report from the Dutch art scene, Gmurzynska Gallery, Cologne, Germany, curated by Rudi Fuchs [cat.]
1997    Painting, Photography, Drawing, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
Basel Art Fair, Galerie Daniel Blau, Basel, Switzerland
Gramercy Art Fair, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
1996    Sublieme Vormen, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Tien Jaar Lustrum, Niggerdijker, Groningen, Netherlands
Culture Dialogue
, Ateliers Höherweg, Düsseldorf, Germany
1995    Wild Walls, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands [cat.]
Shaking Patterns / Electric Baby Chair, W139, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Uitgelicht, RAI, Amsterdam, Netherlands
1994    East Award, Norwich Gallery, Norwich, England, UK
1992    Met Vlag en Wimpel, Nederlands Textielmuseum, Tilburg, Netherlands                
Moderne Galerie Vystavisté, Prague, Czech Republic
Kulturni Stredisko, Boskovice, Czech Republic
1991    Stalling, Haagse Kunstkring, The Hague, Netherlands