Myriam Laplante

Born in Chittagong, Bangladesh in 1954

Lives and works in Bevagna, Italy

 

 

Exhibitions, projects, performances since 1990

 

2017

Motion, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Canada (group)

 

2016

Trastevere, Inbtrecci d'arte e di vita, Museo di Roma in Trastevere, Rome (group) 

In caso di dubbio, Colli Independent, Rome (performance/installation) 

The Phenomenology of Doubt, Una diversa geografia, Villa Pravernara, Valenza, Italy (performance) 

INTRO - Unedited Hunt, Il Ponte Contemporanea, Rome, January 2016 (project room) 

Conversation Piece, Galerie Donald Browne, Montréal, March 2016 (group) 

Motion, Galerie de l'UQAM, Montréal, March-April 2016 

Motion, HEAD Genève, Mai 2016 

C'era una volta, Castello di Roccascalegna, Roccascalegna (CH) (performance) 

Earthly Delights, Performing Santa Caterina, Foligno (collective performance choreographed by Nyla Van Ingen in Jeffrey Isaac's installation) 

 

 

2015

The Phenomenology of Doubt, Bone 18, Schlachthaus Theater, Bern, December 1-6 2015 (performance)

The Phenomenology of Doubt, Liveart.dk, Kulstof,Nordkraft, Aalborg, Denmark, November 12-15 2015 (performance)

Di mano in mano, Casa delle Letterature, Roma, Dic 2015 – Feb. 2016 (group)

Chiave Umbra Indoor, Palazzo Lucarini, Trevi (group)

Spoleto Contemporanea, Palazzo Collicola, Spoleto (group) 

The visit, Siderare, Fondazione Volume! at Forte Portuense, Roma (performance)

The release of uncried tears, Street Level festival, Helsinki (performance)

Gemma Cosmica, Nuova Galleria Morone, Milano (installation)

Fragments d'un discours lumineux, with Lucia Bricco, Naked Lights, Teatro Tordinona, Rome (performance)

 

2014

En cas de doute, Le Lieu, Québec (installation/performance)

One Torino: Shit and Die, Palazzo Cavour, Torino, Nov. 5 2014 - Jan. 11 2015 (group)

Gemma Cosmica, Madonna del Pozzo, Spoleto, September 2014 (solo)

Alla fine andrà tutto bene, Ha!, Galleria Monty&co, Rome (double solo with Georgina Spengler)

Baculus, Complesso Monumentale San Carlo Borromeo, Studio A '87, Museo Archeologico Nazionale, Palazzo Collicola Arti Visive, Spoleto (group)

 

2013

La Petite collection – splendeur et grandeur, Galerie de l’UQAM, Montréal (group show)

The Night Watch, Lilith Performance Studio, Malmö, (monumental performance)

Terapia, Asti Teatro, Asti, July 6, 2013 (performance)

Aldo Grazzi oppure Myriam Laplante, Museo Civico di Sant’Antonio, Cascia (PG) (performance)

T U F F F O / C’era una volta, una volta sola, Torre di Mola, Formia  (LT) (group show)

Il corpo solitario, L’autoscatto nella fotografia contemporanea, Palazzo della Penna, Perugia (group show)

Only this and nothing more, Pop-up, Centre PHI, Montréal (group show)

The lying on the floor, abandoned to lie, with E.P.I. Zentrum Cologne and Sibylle Ettengruber, Künstlervereinigung MAERZ, Linz (group)

Performancefestival, Kunstbanken Hedmark Art Center, Hamar, Norway (performance)

Terapia, Viaggiatori sulla Flaminia, Palazzo Mauri, Spoleto (performance)

 

2012

Only this and nothing more,Il Ponte Contemporanea, Rome (solo)

Adrift, Performance on Franco Troiani’s installation- Studio A’87, Spoleto

Crazy Vibes, Il Ponte Contemporanea, Rome (group show)

Who's paying you? Galerie Donald Browne, Montréal (group)

Spazi Aperti, Accademia di Romania, Rome (group)

Altri Mondi, The Office - contemporary art , Rome (group)

PALS Performance Art Links, Fylkingen, Stockholm (performance)

Black Market International, different venues, Belfast, N. Ireland (performance)

 

2011

Arte dopo la Fotografia. 1850-2000, Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna, Roma

Black Market White Sheep, Parco per l’arte, Cancelli (Italy) (performance)

Black Market International, Short Theatre, MACRO Mattatoio, Roma (performance)

Only this and Nothing More, Short Theatre, MACRO Mattatoio, Roma (performance)

TAXXI, MAXXI, Roma (workshop and event)

Summer Exhibition, Il Ponte Contemporanea, Roma (group)

Altre Narrazioni, Museo Laboratorio di Arte Contemporanea, Roma (group)

Direzione Alterità, Teatro India, Roma (group)

Entro Via - La Via dell’Arte, Via Margutta, Roma

Therapy, Reload, ex-officine Rosati, Roma (performance)

Therapy, This is Performance Art, Snafu, Aberdeen, (performance)

Black Market International, National Review of Live Art, Glasgow(performance)

Green Machine (Paracarro), Carnival float and parade, Carnevale di Sant’Eraclio,

Casa di Bambola, Segni Mutanti, Roma (group)

Black Stars on a White Sky, Another Vacant Space, Berlin (group)

 

2010

Dalla materia oscura, Short Theatre, Teatro India, Roma (performance)

Art Montreal Contemporary, Expo 2010, Shanghai (group)

Femmes artistes. L’éclatement des frontières, 1965-2000, Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, Québec (group)

Black Market International, PALA, Padepokan Lemah Putih Solo, Indonesia (performance)

Black Market International, Sculpture Square, Singapore (performance)

Out of Dark Matter, Oberland Performance Art Festival, Werk IV, Kirschau (performance)

Out of Dark Matter, PALA, Padepokan Lemah Putih Solo, Indonesia (performance)

Out of Dark Matter, Sculpture Square, Singapore (performance)

Out of Dark Matter, Moebius, Boston (performance)

Out of Dark Matter, TempleM, New York (performance)

 

2009

Paradis artificiels, Galerie Donald Browne, Montréal (solo)

Upupa, Museo della Nuova Era, Bari (group)

Human Alembic, 08A.C., Cava di Grotta Fucile, Gola della Rossa (AN) (performance)

10th Open International Festival, OPEN Realization Contemporary Art Center, Beijing (performance)

Il Ponte Contemporanea stand, The Road to Contemporay Art, Roma

Invito all’Opera – Achille Bonito Oliva, Neurons, Il Ponte Contemporanea, Roma

Wunderkammern, Museo Bilotti, Roma (group)

It’s a hard life, Spazi Aperti, Accademia di Romania, Roma (performance)

 

2008

Future of Imagination, Sculpture Square, Singapore (performance)

Asiatopia, Bangkok Art and Culture Center, Bangkok (performance)

La photographie hantée par la photographie spirite, Musée régional de Rimouski, Romouski, Québec (group)

Il était une fois, Wunderkammern, Rome

Il était une fois, Studio A’87, Spoleto

Abre Tus Ojos, La Noche de los Museos, Buenos Aires (group)

XIII Biennale Internazionale di Carrara “Nothing but Sculpture”, Carrara (group)

Fata Morgana, Gallery Apart & Cerere Temporary Gallery, Roma (video / installation)

Fotografie 1996-2006, Gallery Apart, Roma (solo)

Le Roi Crapaud, Les Halles de Schaerbeek, Bruxelles (video-performance)

Once upon a time, CCA Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw (performance)

Disasters, Interackje, Piotrkow Tribunalski, Poland  (performance)

Il était une fois, IVAM, Valencia, Spain (performance)

Il était une fois, Teatrino della Villa Reale, Monza (performance)

Il était une fois, Momentum, Bains::Connective, Bruxelles  (performance )

Disasters, LaCasaVerde, Foligno (performance)

Fontana, Teatro delle Muse, Ancona (performance)

Summer Kisses, Museo Laboratorio, Città Sant'Angelo, Italy (group)

 

 

2007    

Anarchie resplendissante, Galerie Page 22, Barjols, France (solo)

Neurons  Moderna Galerja – Mala Galerja, Ljubljana (installation)

Lupus in fabula, Moderna Galerja – Mala Galerja, Ljubljana (performance/installation)

Lupus in fabula, Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna – The Gallery Apart, Rome (performance/installation)

Le cinque anime della scultura, Centro Sperimentale per le Arti Contemporanee, Caraglio (group exhibition)

Black Market International, National Review of Live Art, Tramway, Glasgow (collective performance)

Finding light in a desperate situation, British School at Rome, Rome (performance)

Désastres, Musée international d’art modeste, Sète, France (performance)

Sad Waltz, Galerja Racka – Center for Contemporary Arts, Celje, Slovenia (performance)

 

 

2006

 

Trace Archive, Franklin Furnace, New York (group exhibition)

Black Market International, Les Halles de Shaerbeek, Bruxelles (collective performance)

The Wolves in Winter, South London Galery, London (collective performance)

“À la guerre comme à la guerre”, Le Toboggan, Décines, France (performance)

“À la guerre comme à la guerre”, Acciòn 06 MAD. Conde Duque, Madrid (performance)

“Désastres”, International Performance Art, Turbine, Giswil (Switzerland) (performance)

14th Perofrmance Art Conference, Saigon- Dalat, Vietnam (performance)

Blow! – Aktuelle Positionen der Performance Art, Umformerstation Groß Ilsede (Germany) (performance)

Disastri, Z2O Galleria, Rome (performance)

 

2005

Lupus in fabula, Annina Nosei Gallery, New York (performance/installation)

Moscio, Rialtosantambrogio, Roma (collective performance/installation)

Black Market International, Bone Festival, Schlachthaus Theater, Bern (collective performance)

Black Market International, Théatre de l’Usine, Geneva (collective performance)

Finding Light in a Desperate Situation, Bone Festival, Schlachthaus Theater, Bern

Black Market International, New Moves International, The Arches, Glasgow (collective performance)

Bbeyond, Belfast, Derry, Ballintoy, Ballycastle, Rathlin Island, Irlanda del Nord (performance)

Self-Portrait, Langaut, Dresden (performance)

Black Market International, Ilseder Hütte, Ilsede, Germania (collective performance)

Black Market International - 13. Performance Art Konferenz, TESLA, Podewils schen Palais, Berlino (collective performance)

Hostages - Interackje Performance Festival, Piotrkow Tribunalsky, Polonia

Art Action Meeting, Galeria Bielska BWA, Bielska Blawa, Polonia

Hostages, Performance Art Center, Lublin, Polonia

    

2004

Elisir, Volume! – The Gallery Apart, Roma (installation/performance)

Captain Freedom, Fado, Toronto (performance)

Captain Freedom, Rialtosantambrogio, Roma (performance)

I won’t play with fire, Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, Ontario (performance)

Prima visione, Studio Lipoli&Lopez, Roma (group)

Disegni, Galleria AAM, Roma (group)

Linea Umbra 2, Trevi Flash Art Museum, Trevi (PG)  (group)

 

2003

Everything is going according to plans, Trace Gallery, Cardiff, Gran Bretagna (installation/performance)

Le Opere e i giorni, Certosa di San Lorenzo, Padula (Salerno) (group)

Roma 2003, Galleria Pack, Milano, (group)

Luoghi d’affezione, Internationales Kunstzentrum Ostbelgien, Eupen, Belgio (group)

Group exhibition, Annina Nosei Gallery, New York

Captain Freedom, Bone Festival, Bern (performance)

Captain Freedom, Women's Performance Art, Osaka (performance)

Captain Freedom, Diaspora, Gallerie Clark, Montréal (performance)

Everything is going according to plans, Diaspora, Ilôt Fleurie, Québec (performance)

Everything is going according to plans, “The Long Breath”, Maschinenehaus, Essen, Cuba-Cultur, Muenster (performance)

 

2002

La parodie du monde selon Myriam Laplante, Galerie de l’UQAM, Montréal (solo)

Caccia, Il Ponte Contemporanea , Roma (solo)

Hunt, Annina Nosei Gallery, New York (solo)

1° Biennale Merano Arte "DNArt", Merano

Maman Ours, Galerie de l'UQAM, Montréal (performance)

Le mythe de la loyauté canine, Galerie de l'UQAM, Montréal (performance)

Black Market International, Galerie Clark, Montréal (collective performance)

Captain Freedom, Performance HID, MAMU Galeria, Budapest (performance)

Fontaine, 13th Multimedia Art Festival  "Transart Communication", Nove Zamky, Slovachia

Ingerenze, RialtoSantambrogio, Roma (collective installation/performance)

Fontana, RialtoSantambrogio, Roma (performance)

 

2001

Contemporaneo Temporaneo, Sala Mazzoniana, Roma (group)

ABO – le arti della critica, Palazzina Azzurra, San Benedetto del Tronto (group)

Crying, 2nd Open Art Platform, Penshang, Cheng Du, Cina (performance)

Black Market International, Museo Nazionale delle Tradizioni Popolari, Roma (collective performance)

Mamma Bear, Exit Festival, Helsinki, Finland (performance)

Mamma Bear, Le tribù dell’arte, Galleria Comunale d’Arte Contemporanea, Roma (performance)

 

2000

Bambole, Il Ponte Contemporanea , Roma (solo)

Danze macabre, Dina Caròla arte contemporanea, Napoli (solo)

Myriam Laplante, Italy at Arco 2000, II Ponte, Madrid (solo)

Acquisitions récentes, Musée du Québec, Québec  (group)

Fuori di qui, Istituto Austriaco, Roma (group)

Les loisirs de Fabrice Hybert, Galerie Beaubourg, Vence, France (group)

Summer show, Annina Nosei Gallery, New York (group)

Il mito della lealtà canina, Il corpo eccentrico, Centro Petralata, Roma (performance)

Il mito della lealtà canina, Castello di Genazzano, Genazzano (performance)

 

1999

Photographs, Annina Nosei Gallery, NewYork (solo)

Espaces intérieurs : Le corps, la langue, les mots, la peau, Passage de Retz, Paris (group)

El cos, la llengua, les paraules, la pell : Artistes contemporains del Québec, Santa Mònica, Barcellona (group)

Mutant Mermaid 2, Performance Index, Basel

Sad Waltz, Bone Festival, Bern

The Myth of Canin Loyalty, Bone Festival, Bern

 

1998

Limbo, II Ponte, Roma (solo)

Between Body and Soul. Entre corps et âme, Galerie du  Centre des arts Saydie Bronfman et Galerie d’art Leonard & Bina Ellen, Université Concordia, Montréal (group)

Disidentità, Palazzo Branciforte, Palermo (group)

Pre-Millennium Tension, Fabbrica EOS, Milano (group)

Art Energie, Palazzo Corsini, Firenze (group)

Children, Futuro, Roma (group)

Limbo, Istituto Svizzero di Cultura, Roma (performance)

Valzer Triste, Arrivano dal Mare, Cervia (performance)

 

1997

Missing, II Ponte, Roma (group)

Profondità / Superficie, Santa Maria dello Spasimo, Palermo (group)

Malafemmina, Marco Rossi Lecce, Roma (group)

Sirena mutante, Museo Pino Pascali, Polignano (Bari) (performance)

 

 

1996

Fantasmi, Sala Santa Maria ad Nives, Rimini (solo)

Mutant Mermaid, Cluster Images, Werkleitz, Germany (performance)

Sad Waltz, Under Different Skies, Oksenhallen, Copenhagen (performance)

Sad Waltz, Ritorno al Mare, Polignano (Bari) (performance)

Crying ghost Sala 1, Roma (performance)

Crying ghost, Sala Santa Maria ad Nives, Rimini (performance)

Partito Preso, Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna, Roma (group)

XII Quadriennale, Sala Mazzoniana, Roma (group)

Under Different Skies, Oksenhallen, Compenhagen (group)

Cluster Immages, 2nd Werkleitz Bienale, Werkleitz, Germany (group)

Acque Chete - Crying ghost Sala 1, Roma (performance)

White Christmas, Fermenti Lattici, Torrimpietra, Roma (group)

 

 

1995

Artisti per Opening, Accademia Americana, Roma (group)

Art sans Frontières, Larouche, Québec (group)

Estenioni del Corpo, Galleria Civica, Padova (group)

Sad Waltz, ArteFiera, Bologne (performance)    

Sad Waltz, Bibli, Roma (performance)

 

 

1994

Myriam Laplante, Studio Aperto, Roma (solo)

Myriam Laplante, Galerie Dare-Dare, Montréal (solo)

Parzialmente Stremati, Villaggio Globale, Roma  (group)

Solstizio d’Autunno, Castello di Rivara, Tivara, Roma (group)

Cartografie et identità, Museo Pigorini, Roma (group)

Innocente non ho fatto niente, Ludovico Pratesi, Frascati (performance)

The girl of milk and blood, Galerie Dare-Dare, Montréal (performance)

 

 

1993

Myriam Laplante, Mark Moore Gallery, Santa Monica (solo)

Segnali d’Allarme, Studio Aperto, Roma (group)

Giochi nell’Acqua – Mutant Mermaid, Ponte dell’industria, Roma (group)

Beau Dommage, Jack Shainman Gallery, New York (group)

Avvistamenti, Schola dei Mureri di San Samuele, Venezia (group)

Territoria, Sala 1, Roma (group)

Abstrategies-Abstract Painting in the nineties, Dunedin Fine Arts Center, Dunedin, Florida (group)

The girl of milk and blood, Caffé Latino, Roma (performance)

 

 

1992

Myriam Laplante, Galleria Sprovieri, Roma (solo)

Bearded Woman, Caffé Picasso, Roma (installation/performance)

Summer Show, Jack Shainman Gallery, New York (group)

Dislocazioni, Galleria d’Arte Contemporanea, Termoli (group)

 

1991

Presenze, Rocca Paolina, Perugia (group)

Artae, Ferrara, Roma and Milano (group)

 

    

Public Collections

 

Musée du Québec, Québec, Canada

Musée National de la Photographie, Ottawa, Canada

Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna, Roma

Galleria Comunale d’Arte Contemporanea, Roma

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington