Born in Heerlen (Netherlands), 1971
Lives & works in Amsterdam (Netherlands)
Very active in: 90s, 2000s, Current decade

Representative galleries:
Ellen de Bruijne

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Video Art Works

Thin line (2006)
5200 ml (2005)
No Whites (2007)
White Love (2007)

LA Raeven is the artist name for twins Liesbeth and Angelique Raeven, whose very subject matter is themselves. Their video installation work and performances are about the female body image and the behaviour dynamics of twins, especially when this dynamic expresses itself in psychologically nuanced eating habits.


2008 Sync, Stichting Kunsttraject, Amsterdam

2007 Beautiful People, Fries Museum, Leeuwarden, Sep 16 - Jan 6 Dangerous beauty, PAN Palazzo della Arti Napoli, curator Trouble Girls/Filles Rebelles
Shivering emotions, (solo), Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, Schiedam, May
L.A. Raeven, Frac Nord, Pas de Calais, April
Haas & Fisher gallery, (solo), Zurich
Eetcultuur, Modern Museum Kortrijk
Speak out, Aeroplastic gallery, Brussels
Into me/Out of me, KW, Berlin, Nov 29 - March 4
Into me/Out of me, MACRO, Rome, April 21 - Sep 30

2006 Film Premiere screening 001, Ellen de Bruijne Projects, curated by Jan van Woensel, Amsterdam, Jan 14 - Feb 18
Kelly, (solo), LMAK gallery, New York, March 16 - April 15
Youth of Today/Jugend von Heute, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt a/m, April 7-June 25
Family Affairs, Bozar Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, June 14 - Sept 10
Film festival Locarno, August 2-12
Into me/Out of me, PS1, New York, June 25- Sept 25, 2006

2005 Love knows many faces (solo), Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam, Feb 26 - April 3
Coming Back, Crac Alsace, Altkirch, March 13 - May 22
Critical Society, Badische Kunstverein, Karlsruhe, March 25 - Nov 22
Manuela Klerkx, double show with Julika Rudelius, Milano, Feb-March
Resonance, Montevideo, Amsterdam, April 02 - June 05
The Summer of beauty: Almost perfect, Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, July 2 - Aug 28
LMAK, Williamsburg/New York, performance project, August ? Sept
Super Fat!, Brooklyn Fire Proof, Brooklyn
Thin line; the movie, curated Jan van Woensel, Brussel a.o., Sept
Uitzicht met een zandkorrel, LUMC Leiden, Sept 25 - Sept 29
Sibling/Bruderschaft, Haus der Kunst, München, Oct 19 - Jan 22 2006

2004 Sibling Rivalry, (solo), Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam, March 5 -15
Engaging the Speculul, curated by Loeky Keijsers, Bannister Gallery, Providence, US, Oct 7 - 28
Re-enact, Club 11/Casco-Mediametic, Amsterdam, Dec 12

2003 Turbulance, CCA Kiev en MMK Arnhem, June 27 - Aug 24
Disturbance, curated by Helena Kontova, Prague Biennale, National Gallery Prague
Coup de Coeur/ a sentimental choice, CRAC Alsace, Altkirch, September
Deviations, Galerie K&S, Berlin, October
(in search of) the perfect lover, Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Deurle
Sad Wings of Destiny, Gallery 400, Chicago, When Darkness falls, Midway Cont. Art, St. Paul Minnesota, Feb - Dec
2002 Wild Zone 1, Wild Zone 2, ICA, Institute of Contemporary Art, London (solo with Annika Larsson), curated by Martijn van Nieuwenhuyzen and Christina Ricupero
Killer Queen, Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju Zuid Korea, curated by Lisette Smits for Charles Esche
Commitment, Fonds BKVB, Las Palmas Rotterdam
Ludwig Museum, project room, Budapest
Art Forum Berlin, Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam
Lookalike, NFI, Rotterdam
Body Electric, Cheekwood museum, Nashville USA

2001 The Infected Garden, video program Pandimonium, Lux centre, London
Ideal Individual, (solo), Charim gallery, Vienna
Wild Zone, Witte de With, Rotterdam (cat.)
Proband a/,b (solo), Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam
ARS AEVI rendez-vous 3; east-west, Galerija MAK, Sarajevo, curated by Zdenka Badovinac
Prodigal Prodigy, White Box, New York (cat.) curated by Theo Tegelaers
4FREE, (group show), Büro Friedrich, Berlin, curated by Waling Boers
Killer Queen, (solo), Casco Projects, Utrecht, curated by Lisette Smits

2000 Unlimited.nl #3, De Appel Amsterdam (cat.) curated by Zdenka Badovinac
Prada in Hotel New York, P.S.1, New York, curated by Alice Smits
La Ville, Le Jardin, La Memoire, Villa Medici, Rome, curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist, Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev and Laurence Bosse
TransAct, Museum in Progress, Vienna
Test Room, Marres, Maastricht