Erika Hock

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Erika Hock

Erika Hock

Solo exhibition “OO”, 2020. L21 Gallery, Palma

Erika Hock

Black Nose, 2015

Powder coated steel tube

100 x 110 x 40 cm

Erika Hock

Chair II, 2020

Powder coated steel tube.

90 x 45 x 45 cm

Erika Hock
Solo exhibition “Salon Tactile”, 2019. COSAR HMT, Düsseldorf

Erika Hock
Installation view “Eruption from the Surface / The Origami Principle in Art”, 2018.

Marta Herford Museum of Art, Architecture and Design, Herford

Erika Hock
Untitled, 2018

Printed string curtains, steel, powder-coated

92 x 60 cm

Erika Hock

Untitled, 2018
Powdercoated steel, printed string curtains
92 × 60 cm

 

Erika Hock
Untitled, 2018

Printed string curtains, steel, powder-coated

175 x 120 cm

Erika Hock
Untitled, 2018

Printed string curtains, steel, powder-coated

188 x 150 cm

Erika Hock

Swingers, 2017
Powder-coated tubular steel, chains
Solo exhibition “Second Home”, 2017. Philara Collection, Düsseldorf

Erika Hock

Solo exhibition “Second Home”, 2017. Philara Collection, Düsseldorf

Erika Hock

O.T., 2017

Powder-coated tubular steel, acrylic glass, cables, light bulbs, marble
220 x 380 cm
Installation view at the roof terrace of the Philara Collection, Düsseldorf 

Erika Hock

Solo exhibition “Performing Domesticity”, 2017, Gallery Rita Urso / Artopia, Milan

Erika Hock

Various works from the series Elbows & Knees, 2014-2016
Powder-coated steel tube, wood, cable, light bulbs

Group exhibition “Inhabited by Objects – A dialogue with the house of Jean Prouvé”, 2016. CAB – Art Center, Brussels

Erika Hock

Various works as part of the group exhibition “Un-Scene III”, 2015. Wiels, Brussels

Erika Hock

Various works as part of the group exhibition “Un-Scene III”, 2015. Wiels, Brussels

Erika Hock

Various works as part of the group exhibition “Un-Scene III”, 2015. Wiels, Brussels

Erika Hock
CINEORAMA – Pavilion of Moving Images, 2012
Wood, steel, jute fabric

400 x 800 x 400 cm
Jacobigarten Düsseldorf

Erika Hock
CINEORAMA – Pavilion of Moving Images, 2012
Wood, steel, jute fabric

400 x 800 x 400 cm
Jacobigarten Düsseldorf

Bio

Hock’s practice is characterised by the fluid crossover in between sculptural and architectural elements, as well as an extended interest in tapestries and furniture that investigates meeting points between history, society and culture.

 

Erika Hock (Dshangi-Dsher, Kyrgyzstan,1981) has been part of group exhibitions such as “Un-Scene III”, at Wiels, Brussels, “Skulptur” at Produzentengalerie, Hamburg, as well as solo exhibitions such as “Salon Tactile” at COSAR HMT, Düsseldorf, “Hotel Atlantik” at the Kunsthalle Lingen, “Second Home” at the Philara Collection, “What Bananas Say” in the Salzburger Kunstverein, “The Seamstress, Her Mistress, the Mason and the Thief” at Tenderpixel Gallery, London, or “OO” at L21 Gallery, Palma.

1981 born in Dshangi – Dsher, Kyrgyzstan (former Soviet Union)

 

EDUCATION

2001 – 2003

Studies of History at the Westfälische-Wilhelms-University, Münster

Fine Art at Kunstakademie Münster

2004 – 2009

Fine Art at Kunstakademie Düsseldorf

2012 – 2013

Postgraduate Program at HISK – Higher Institute for Fine Arts, Ghent

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2020

Hosting Structures, Skulpturenmuseum Glaskasten Marl (upcoming)

00, L21 Gallery, Palma

2018

Hotel Atlantik, Kunsthalle Lingen

Salon Tactile, Galerie Cosar HMT, Düsseldorf

2017

Performing Domesticity, Rita Urso Gallery, Milan

Second Home, Philara Collection, Düsseldorf

The Phantom Table, Sofie Van de Velde Gallery, Antwerp

2016

Body Body, Kunsthaus Essen

2015

What Bananas Say, Salzburger Kunstverein, Salzburg

Elbows & Knees, Cosar HMT, Düsseldorf

2014

The Seamstress, Her Misstress, the Mason and the Thief, Tenderpixel, London

2013

NRW Förderpreis, Kornelimünster, Aachen (with Jan Paul Evers)

Architecture, Anyone? Het Paviljoen, Ghent (with Clare Noonan)

2012

Rehearsal, Cosar HMT, Düsseldorf

CINEORAMA – Pavilion of Moving Images, Jacobigarten, Düsseldorf

2011

Hosted by/ Dissolved Territories, MA, Düsseldorf (with Kasper Akhoj)

Shifters, Wilhelm Lehmbruck – Museum, Duisburg

2010

Substitute & Replacement, Kuttner Siebert Gallery, Berlin

Clear of Clouds, Bell Street Project Space, Vienna (with Frauke Dannert)

2009

Playstation, Fons Welters Gallery, Amsterdam (with Sarah -Jane Hoffmann)

002 – FAK, Förderverein für aktuelle Kunst e. V., Münster (with Andreas Kurz)

2008

CoolTools, Baustelle Schaustelle, Raum für Junge Kunst, Essen

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2020

Sonsbeek, Arnhem (upcoming)

Pattern! Pop and Politics in Contemporary Textile Arts,

Kunstsammlungen Chemnitz (upcoming)

Mind the Gap! Museum für Konkrete Kunst, Ingolstadt (upcoming)

2019

Skulptur, Produzentengalerie, Hamburg

2018

IDEAL STANDARD. Speculations on Bauhaus today, Zeppelinmuseum Friedrichshafen

Eruption from the Surface –  The Origami Principle in Art, Museum Marta, Herford

(Als) tekens in de ruimte, Emergent, Veurne

2017

La Norme Idéale, LevyDelval Galerie, Brussels

Sammlung mit losen Enden, Kornelimünster Aachen

Neither Innocent Nor Guilty, Daily Lazy Project Space, Athens

2016

Reflector, Plus One Gallery, Antwerp

Inhabited by Objects, CAB, Brussels

The People’s Cinema, Salzburger Kunstverein, Salzburg

More Canvas, Sofie Van de Velde Gallery, Antwerp

Every Letter Is a Love Letter, Tallinn Art Hall, Tallinn

2015

From I to K, Schloss Ringenberg

Lekker Licht, Centraal Museum, Utrecht

Un-Scene III, Wiels, Brussels

As It Seems, Cosar HMT, Düsseldorf

The Catwalk, Komplot, Brussels

2014

Der entfesselte Blick, Marta, Herford

Concept Store, NEST, The Hague

The fair shake of the whip, Herrmann Germann Contemporary, Zurich

Labyr, Euroboden Hochbunker, Munich

2013

Combinations, Loop Art Space, Seoul

TRANSFER, Kunsthalle Düsseldorf

Diplomats and Martyrs, German House, London

blowing the whistle, Sammlung Philara, Düsseldorf

Defining Space, Die Bastei, Cologne

Geometrie Variable, Les Crayeres, Reims

2012

Dorothea von Stetten Kunstpreis 2012, Kunstmuseum Bonn

Nam June Paik Award 2012/ Förderpreis 2010, Kunstmuseum Bochum

The Reality of the Unbuilt, Haus für Musiker/Raketenstation, Stiftung Insel Hombroich, Neuss

he/she/it/did/said/would, Tenderpixel Gallery, London

Orchesterwechesel, Rheingold Collection at Schloss Dyck

2011

Sammlung im Prozess: Neupräsentation und Leihgaben, Skulpturenmuseum Glaskasten, Marl

the shape of forms to come, Kuttner Siebert Gallery, Berlin

Sunbeam in the Glasshouse, 701 e.V., Düsseldorf

2010

5 X 3, Kunstraum, Düsseldorf

Unser System, Kuttner Siebert Gallery Berlin

2009

along the rhine, KIT – Kunst im Tunnel, Düsseldorf

19. Bundeswettbewerb: KunststudenInnen stellen aus, Bundeskunsthalle, Bonn

2008

unsculptured, Galeria Atelier 35, Bucharest

62. Bergische Kunstausstellung, Museum Baden, Solingen and Städtische Galerie Remscheid

 

AWARDS / RESIDENCIES

2019

Artist Residency at CCA Andratx

2018

Working grant Stiftung Kunstfonds

2015 – 2018

Studio grant at Kölnischer Kunstverein

2015

Schloss Ringenberg Stipendium resindency

2013

Catalogue grant Kunststiftung NRW

Sabam Art Award (Belgium)

2012

North Rhine Westphalia art award

Transfer grant /residency Korea/NRW, Seoul

2011

Project grant Kunststiftung NRW

2010

Nam Jun Paik award

Support grant Kunststiftung NRW

2009

Wilhelm- Lehmbruck award

Audi Art Award