Fiona Tan (1966) studied at the Rietveld Academie and at the Rijksakademie voor beeldende kunsten. Over the past twenty years her video installations, films and photographic works have gained increasing international acclaim and have been exhibited all over the world. In 2009 she represented The Netherlands at the Venice Biennial and in 2010 she took part in the Architecture Biennial in Venice. Presentations of her work have included Documenta 11 as well as many international biennials. In 2016-17 she was artist in residence with a fellowship at the Getty Center, Los Angeles. Solo exhibitions have taken place at institutions including the 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, Museum für moderne Kunst, Frankfurt, Vancouver Art Gallery, the Baltic, Gateshead, Museum de Pont, Tilburg, MAC’s, Grand Hornu. Her work is included in collections such as the Tate Modern, Guggenheim, Centre Pompidou, Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, MCA Chicago and Schaulager, Basel.
In Autumn 2020 the mid-career retrospective With the other hand will open with a double solo exhibition simultaneously at Kunsthalle Krems and the Museum der Moderne Salzburg, Austria.
Photo: Peter Hirth