Nile Koetting

Courtesy Wataru Murakami

Born in Kanagawa, 1989. Lives and works between Tokyo and Berlin. Nile Koetting is known for his installation with a diverse range of media to include video, performance, and sound. His projects explore a new perception of interchange between material-immaterial, living-nonliving beings in a landscape of technological time and space.

Koetting’s work has been exhibited internationally such as, Palais de Tokyo, Paris (2020); Centre Pompidou x West Bund Museum, Shanghai (2019); Kunstverein Göttingen (2019); Somerset House, London (2018); 7th Moscow Biennale, Moscow (2017); Kunstverein Hannover, Hannover (2017); Fondation Hermès, Maison Hermès, Tokyo (2016); ZKM, Karlsruhe (2016); Mori Art Museum, Tokyo (2016); Hebbel Am Ufer, Berlin (2016).

1989 Born in Japan
2011 Aalto University, Media study and Sound Art, Exchange, Helsinki, FI
2012 Tama Art University, Fine Art department, BFA, Tokyo, JP
2016 Berlin Program For Artist (BPA), Berlin, DE

|Selected Solo Exhibitions|
2020 Remain Calm-Reduced +, Shedhalle, Zürich, Schweiz
2019保持冷静/Remain Calm, Centre Pompidou x West Bund Museum, Shanghai, China
2019 Remain Calm, Kunstverein Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany
2018 All in One, Unit 110, New York City, US

|Selected Group Exhibitions|
2021 Rehearsing the Future, ALIEN Art Centre, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
2021 Trust & Confusion, Tai Kwun Contemporary, Hong Kong
2021 Remain Calm, Sharjah Foundation, Sharjah, Emirates of the United Arab Emirates
2021 Thailand Biennale, Korat, Thailand
2021 Nextwave Theater, Online-Roter Salon, Volksbühne, Berlin, Germany
2020 Anticorps, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
2020 Radio as Social Sculpture, Lenbachhaus, Munich, Germany
2020 Plus X, Cashmere Radio, Berlin, Germany
2019 Paradise Found, Klosterruine, Berlin, Germany
2019 Festival Do Disturb, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
2019 Unseen Forces, Tokyo Arts University, Tokyo, Japan
2019 Waste Land, Anomaly, Tokyo, Japan
2018 ASSEMBLY, Somerset House, London, UK
2018 Asia Now, Club Silencio, Paris, France

|Selected Residencies, Grants & Awards|
2020 Take Care Residenzen, Fonds Darstellende Künste und Bündnis
2018 Artist in Residence, Cité Internationale des arts Paris
2018 Research Grants, Agency for Cultural Affairs Japan

Takahashi Collection, Tokyo, Japan

Related Works

Rehearsing the Future

2021.11.20 - 2022.05.29