Tacita Dean vit et travaille à Berlin. Elle a étudié l’art à la Falmouth School of Art (Angleterre), la Supreme School of Fine Art d’Athènes, et à la Slade School of Fine Art à Londres. Elle fait partie des nominés du Turner Prize en 1998 et a reçu en 2000 une bourse du DAAD pour Berlin. Elle a reçu les prix suivants : Aachen Art Prize (2002) ; Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin (2004) ; le sixième prix Benesse à la 51e Biennale de Venise (2005), le prix Hugo Boss au Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York (2006) et le prix Kurt Schwitters (2009). Dean a également participé à la Biennale de Venise en 2003 et 2005 ainsi qu’à la Documenta 13 (2012). Son travail a été exposé internationalement dans des institutions telles que le Schaulager, Bâle (2006), New Museum, New York (2008), Tate Modern, Londres (2011), the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid (2010), et le Hirschhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington (2001).



Tacita Dean
lives and works in Berlin. She studied art at the Falmouth School of Art in England, the Supreme School of Fine Art in Athens, and the Slade School of Fine Art in London. In 1998 she was nominated for a Turner Prize and was awarded in 2000 a DAAD scholarship for Berlin, Germany. She has received the following prizes : Aachen Art Prize (2002) ; Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy (2004) ; the Sixth Benesse Prize at the 51th Venice Biennale (2005), the Hugo Boss Prize at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York (2006) and the Kurt Schwitters Prize (2009). Dean has also participated in the Venice Biennale in 2003 and 2005 and Documenta 13 (2012). Her work has been shown internationaly at such institutions as the Schaulager, Basel (2006), New Museum, New York (2008), Tate Modern, London (2011), the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Spain (2010), and the Hirschhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington DC (2001).