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Yto Barrada: Biographical Documents






Born 1971, Paris

Lives and works in Tangier and New York



Sorbonne University, Paris

International Center for Photography, New York



Yto Barrada¸ Aspen Art Museum, Colorado, June 1–November 25, 2018.


Yto Barrada, American Academy in Rome, opens May 1, 2018.


Yto Barrada, Pace Gallery, Pace/MacGill Gallery, and Pace African & Oceanic Art, 32 East 57th Street, New York, April 5–May 5, 2018.


Yto Barrada: Agadir, Barbican Centre, The Curve, London, February 7–May 20, 2018.




Yto Barrada: Faux Guide, The Power Plant, Toronto, October 15, 2016–January 2, 2017.


Yto Barrada, M - Museum Leuven, Belgium, September 30, 2016–January 17, 2017.


Yto Barrada: The Sample Book, Vienna Secession, September 8–November 1, 2016. (Catalogue)


Yto Barrada, Tabakalera International Centre for Contemporary Culture, San Sebastián, Spain, July 8–October 9, 2016.




Yto Barrada: Faux Guide, Musée d’art contemporain de Nimes, France, October 16, 2015–March 13, 2016.


Yto Barrada: Faux Guide, Pace London, 6 Burlington Gardens, June 26–August 8, 2015.


Yto Barrada: Faux Guide, Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Beirut, Lebanon, May 26–August 23, 2016


Yto Barrada: Salon Marocain, Serralves Museum, Porto, June 10–September 20, 2015.


Five Films by Yto Barrada, High Line, New York, May 14–July 8, 2015.




An Album: Cinémathèque Tangier, a project by Yto Barrada, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, November 21, 2013–May 18, 2014.


Yto Barrada: La Courte Échelle (Räuberleiter), Galerie Sfeir-Semler, Hamburg, September 5–October 26, 2013.


Yto Barrada, Fotokino, Marseille, July 6–28, 2013.




Yto Barrada: Mobilier Urbain, The Pace Gallery, 6–10 Lexington Street, London, May 24–July 14, 2012.




Yto Barrada: Riffs, Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin, April 15–June 19, 2011. Traveled to: Wiels, Brussels, September 23–December 31, 2011; The Renaissance Society, University of Chicago, March 18–April 22, 2012; Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, May 16–July 8, 2012; Museum of Contemporary Art, Rome, September 20–November 11, 2012; Fotomuseum Winterthur, Switzerland, December 1, 2012–February 17, 2013. (Catalogue)




Yto Barrada, Centre de la Photographie Genève, Switzerland, September 9–October 28, 2010.


Yto Barrada: Play, Galerie Sfeir-Semler, Beirut, April 22–July 10, 2010.


Yto Barrada: A Modest Proposal, L’Appartement 22, Rabat, January 15–February 14, 2010.




Yto Barrada, Göteborgs Konsthall, Gothenburg, January 24–April 5, 2009.




Yto Barrada: Iris Tingitana, Galerie of Marseille, Marseille, October 6–December 15, 2007.


Yto Barrada: Iris Tingitana, Galerie Polaris, Paris, September 29–October 30, 2007.




Yto Barrada: A Life Full of Holes, The Strait Project, The Kitchen, New York, April 7–May 20, 2006.


Yto Barrada, Jeu de Paume – Site Sully, Paris, March 31–June 4, 2006.




Yto Barrada: A Life Full of Holes, The Strait Project, Mead Gallery, Warwick Arts Centre, University of Warwick, Coventry, September 26–October 22, 2005.


Yto Barrada: A Life Full of Holes, The Strait Project, Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool, February 12–April 2, 2005.




Yto Barrada: A Life Full of Holes, The Strait Project, Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam, June 27–August 22, 2004. (Catalogue)




Yto Barrada: Gran Turismo Royal, Galerie Polaris, Paris, May 15–July 8, 2003.




Yto Barrada: A Life Full of Holes, The Strait Project, Galerie Delacroix, Tangier, April 27–May 27, 2001.