Katinka Bock (b. in 1976 in Frankfurt, Germany) lives and works in Paris, France and Frankfurt, Germany.
Recent solo exhibitions include Mercer Union, Toronto (2017); Les Laboratories d’Aubervilliers (2015); KIOSK, Gent (2014); Henry Art Gallery, Seattle (2014); MAMCO Geneva (2013); Kunstmuseum Stuttgart (2010); and de Vleeshal, Middleburg and Kunstverein Nürnberg (2009).
In 2018 she will present solo exhibitions with the Institut d‘Art Contemporain (IAC), Villeurbanne, France, Mudam, Luxemburg, and Kunstmuseum Winterthur, Switzerland.
Recent group exhibitions include ‘consensus’, Signal, Center for contemporay art, Malmö, Sweden (2016); ‘Warum ich mich in eine Nachtigall verwandelt habe’, Kunstmuseum Luzern, Switzerland (2015/16); ‘Post/Postminimal’, Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, Switzerland (2014); and ‘Donation Guerlain’, MNAM, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France (2013/14). In 2009 Bock participated in the Biennale de Lyon and in 2014 in the Marrakech Biennale.
The Common Guild presents a solo exhibition of work by the German artist Katinka Bock, her first in the UK.
Bock works with a range of natural and manmade materials that undergo a series of processes of alteration and translation. Bock often takes a given space as the starting point for her work, and this exhibition taps into the history of 21 Woodlands Terrace as a domestic building, and the history of Glasgow as a place of exchange and transaction.
With thanks to the Goethe Institut Glasgow.
Fri 20 April – Sun 8 July
Wed – Sun, 12 noon-5pm
Thu, 12 noon-7pm
During Glasgow International (20 April to 7 May):
Mon – Sun, 12 noon-5pm
Thu, 12 noon-7pm