Bracha in studio, Tel Awiw, 2017, fot. Ania Krupiakov

BRACHA Lichtenberg Ettinger

Bracha Lichtenberg Ettinger (born in 1948 in Tel Aviv to Jewish Polish parents from Żuromin and Łódź who survived the Holocaust) is a painter and interdisciplinary artist; one of the leading figures of the New European Painting, a groundbreaking theoretician of subjectivity, aesthetics and ethics, psychoanalysis (mainly Lacanian), sexuality and difference; Chair & Professor of Art and Psychoanalysis at the European Graduate School and a psychoanalyst. She has lived in Paris for 22 years and is now sharing her time between studios in Tel Aviv and Paris.

BRACHA Lichtenberg Ettinger

Solo exhibitions (selected)

2016 And my Heart Wound-Space, Braverman Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel.
2016 Bracha L. Ettinger, Callicoon Fine Arts, New York, USA.
2015 14th Biennial in Istanbul. Soloshow Eurydice – Medusa. Arter-Space for Art, Istanbul, Turkey. Curated by Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev and Griselda Pollock.
2015 Bracha L. Ettinger: Medusa – Eurydice. Galería Polivalente, Guanajuato, Mexico. Curated by A. Vargas and K. Rodriguez.
2014 Bracha L. Ettinger: Medusa – Eurydice. Museo Leopoldo Flores; Univ. Autonóma del Estado de México, Toluca, Mexico. Curated by Gabriela Morales San Juan and Karen Rodriguez.
2014 Bracha L. Ettinger: Demeter Eurydice Medusa-Butterfly. Illuminations Gallery, Maynooth University, Ireland. Curated by Tina Kinsella and Michael O’Rourke.
2013 Memory Post 1. Bracha Lichtenberg Ettinger. Museum of the City of St. Petersburg at Peter and Paul Fortress: Ioannovsky Ravelin Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia. Curated by Victor Mazin, Olesya Turkina.
2013 Memory Post 2. Bracha Lichtenberg Ettinger. Freud Dream Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia. Curated by Victor Mazin, Olesya Turkina (with Natasha Shapkina, Maxim Aljukov).
2013 Bracha L. Ettinger, Sommer Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel. Curated by Netally Schlosser.
2012 Bracha L. Ettinger: Lichtenberg flower & medusa. NIROXprojects gallery, Johannesburg with Faculty of Art, University of Johannesburg, South Africa. Curated by Leora Farber and Ann-Marie Tully.
2012 Bracha Ettinger: Seminar/Room. Casco, Utrecht, the Netherlands. Curated by Binna Choi.
2011 Le Cabinet de Bracha. Musée des Beaux-Arts d’Angers, Angers, France. Curated by Patrick Le Nouene.
2011 Memento Fluidus. Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova Museum, Turku, Finland.
2010 Alma Matrix. Bracha L. Ettinger and Ria Verhaeghe (Duo show). Fundació Antoni Tàpies, Barcelona, Spain. Curated by Catherine de Zegher.
2009 Bracha L. Ettinger: Resonance/Overlay/Interweave. Freud Museum, London, UK. Curated by Griselda Pollock.
2009 Bracha L. Ettinger: Fragilization and Resistance. Kaiku-gallery, Kuvataideakatemia (The Finnish Academy of Fine Arts), Helsinki, Finland. Curated by Akseli Virtanen.
2006 Bracha L. Ettinger: Notebooks. Solo in collaboration with ARS06 Biennial. KIASMA Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland. Curated by Marja Sakari and Akseli Virtanen as a Capturing the Moving Mind special project.
2001 Bracha L. Ettinger: Eurydice Series. The Drawing Center, New York, USA. Curated by Catherine de Zegher. (Drawing Papers 24).
2000 Bracha L. Ettinger: Borderline. BOZAR – Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, Belgium. Curated by Piet Coessen and Paul Vendenbroek.
1996 Doctor and Patient – Memory and Amnesia: Bracha L. Etinger and Sergei „Africa” Bugayev (Duo show). Museum of Art, Pori, Finland. Curated by Olesya Turkina and Victor Mazin.
1995 Bracha L. Ettinger: Halala – Autistwork. The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel. Curated by M. Perry.
1993 Bracha L. Ettinger: Matrix. The Russian Museum of Ethnography, Saint Petersburg, Russia. Curated by Olesya Turkina and Victor Mazin.
1993 Matrix – Borderlines. Signs and Emblems. Museum of Modern Art, Oxford, UK. Curated by Pamela Ferris.
1992 Bracha L. Ettinger. IAC/ Le Nouveau Musée, Villeurbanne, France. Curated by Jean-Louis Maubant.
1990 Deutsche-Palästina Institut. Goethe Institute, Paris, France. Curated by Ana Mohal and Rosi Huhn.
1988 Bracha Ettinger. Musée des Beaux-Arts et de la Dentelle, Calais, France. Curated by Patrick Le Nouene
1987 Moyens de transport – Album de famille. Centre G. Pompidou, Paris, France. Curated by A. Neveau.
Group exhibitions (selected)
2017 Colori, GAM, Turin, Italy. Curated by Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev, Marcella Beccaria and Elena Volpato.
2017 The Image of War. Bonnier Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden. Curated by Theodor Ringborg.
2017 Encounters/Ontmoetingen. About art and emotion. MAS/KMSKA, Antwerp, Belgium. Curated by Paul Vandenbroeck.
2017 Lyric on a Battlefield. Gladstone Gallery, New York, USA.
2015 14th Biennial, Istanbul, Turkey. Curated by Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev.
2013-14 In the Heart of the Country: The collection of the Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw. Muzeum Sztuki Nowoczesnej w Warszawie, Warsaw, Poland. Curated by Joanna Mytkowska.
2013 ὕλη – De naamloze vorm / The Nameless Form. Roger Raveel Museum, Machelen, Belgium. Curated by Piet Coessens and Paul Vandenbroek.
2011 ELLES [elles@centrepompidou].Continue. Centre G. Pompidou, Paris, France.
2008 Eventually we’ll die: Young Art in Israel of the Nineties. Museum of Contemporary Art, Herzliya, Israel. Curated by Doron Rabina.
2006 Gorge(l). The Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Antwerp, Belgium. Curated by Sofie Van Loo.
2006 Migratory Aesthetics. University of Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds, UK. Curated by Griselda Pollock.
2003 Aletheia. The Real of Concealment. Konstmuseum. Göteborgs, Sweden. Curated by Dariush Doust.
1999 Interarchive. Kunstraum der Universität, Lüneburg, Germany. Curated by Hans-Ulrich Obrist.
1999 La Ville, le Jardin, la Mémoire. Villa Medici, Rome, Italy. Curated by Laurence Bosse, Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev and Hans-Ulrich Obrist.
1999 Voices from Here and There (Mar’ee Makom, Mar’ee Adam). Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel. Curated by Meira Perri.
1998 Women Artists in Israeli Art, 1948–1998. Haifa Museum of Art, Haifa, Israel. Curated by Ilana Teicher.
1997 Inside the Visible. Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth, Australia.
1997 Kabinet. Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Curated by Olesya Tourkina.
1997 Oh Mama. Museum for Israeli Art, Ramat-Gan, Israel. Curated by Hadara Shaflan.
1997 Body. Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia. Curated by Anthony Bond.
1996-97 Face à l’Histoire. Centre G. Pompidou, Paris, France. Curated by Chris Dercon.
1996 Inside the Visible. Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, USA. National Museum for Women in the Arts, Washington, USA. Whitechapel, London, UK. Curated by Catherine de Zegher.
1991 Routes of Wandering. The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel. Curated by Sarit Shapira.
1991 Israeli Art Now. Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel. Curated by Ellen Ginton.
1990 Feminine Presence. Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel. Curated by Ellen Ginton.
1985 Émergence. Entrepôt Lainé Museum, Bordeaux, France.
1982 XXIIe Biennale de Paris: Lieux d’artistes. Selection: Diagonale Éspace Critique, Paris, France. Curated by Egidio Alvaro.