The European Biennial of Contemporary Art

28 June 31 October 2014

St. Petersburg, Russia The State Hermitage Museum

Nicole Eisenman

Is It So

Nicole Eisenman, It is so. 2014. Oil on Canvas. 165,1 × 208,3 см. Courtesy the artist and Koenig & Clinton, New York, USA; Galerie Barbara Weiss, Berlin, Germany; and Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Los Angeles, USA Commissioned by MANIFESTA 10, St. Petersburg
With the support of the United States Consulate General in St. Petersburg


Born 1965 in Verdun, France
Lives and works in New York, USA

Nicole Eisenman studied at the Rhode Island School of Design and graduated in 1987. Eisenman’s work has been the subject of recent exhibitions at the Contemporary Art Museum St Louis, MO, USA (2014); the Berkeley Art Museum, CA, USA (2013); Studio Voltaire, London (2012); Kunsthalle Zürich, Switzerland (2007); and Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico City (2005), among others. Her work was shown in the 1995 and 2012 Whitney Biennials. She won the Carnegie Prize in 2013. He works are owned by, among others, the Museum of Modern Art, New York; the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA; Kunsthalle Zürich; and Museum Ludwig, Cologne. She holds a teaching appointment at Bard College in Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, USA.