NatHalie Braun Barends

February 26th, 2013

 

At Al H.B. Baum, Hetzire, Bhetzire, Petsire

www.hn2b.net

www.hhole.net


Biography

2006 – present

Artist in residence Kunsthalle Mannheim, Germany


2004
 – present

HLife Foundation

2001 – present

Halie Light International, Inc. – New York, USA
Co-founder of the firm, Artist, Designer and Consultant
L’Observatoire International, Inc. – New York, USA
Co-president, Designer and Consultant

1996 – 2001

U.S.P. – University of São Paulo, Brazil
Strictu Sensu Masters degree in Communication and Arts with Dr. Prof. Manuel Moran (equals Doctor degree in USA)

1999

S’hort Internacional Art Center – Palma de Mallorca, Spain
Artist invited for residency by mecenas Margarita Nigorra

1998

H.D.K. – Fine Arts Academy of Berlin, Germany
Invited artist for exchange program

1997

Banff International Art Center, Canada
Invited artist for self directed residency

1994 – 1995

Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna, Austria
Invited artist and residency with Dr. Prof. Frans Mairinger

1993

U.S.P. – University of São Paulo, Brazil
Sculpture of the 20th Century, and Art History with Dr. Prof. Dayse Peccinini

1993 – 1994

U.N.I.P. – Paulista University, São Paulo, Brazil
Latu Sensu degree in International Marketing (equals Master degree in USA)

1992

Istituto per L’Arte e Ristauro – Florence, Italy / Drawing and Painting

1987 – 1991

U.N.I.P. – Paulista University, São Paulo, Brazil

 

NatHalie also participates in various socio-ecological projects such as Operation Ralleigh, The World Game Institute, Aliança Internacional do Animal, Nelson Mandela Childrens Trust, Pastoral do Menor – Djalma, Alcatrazes Project and the PlantAr Project since 1989). Her cultural travels (Russia, Japan, China, Singapoure, Polynesia, South America, Europe, U.S.A., Mexico, Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia, Canada, Morrocco, and the Caribbean) are important sources of reference and inspiration.

Selected Exhibitions and Projects

2007

* “Revealing Images”, α – 2007, Verena Foundation, Hydra/Greece
(traveling exhibition 2007/08 with venues in Chile, Spain, Israel, Japan, France, USA, Italy, Germany)
HDesign projects in collaboration with BASF AG, Ludwigshafen, Germany
100 Jahre Kunsthalle Mannheim @ Art Basel, “HPillar, Revealing Images”, “Quattre personages enquette d’auteurs”.(in collaboration with Rodolphe v. Gomberg.)
Creates “Discovering Backstage” Exhibition for the Kunsthalle Mannheim, Germany
“PHaradise”, Kunsthalle Mannheim (permanente Lichtinstallation im Altbau)
Creates “Art Container Project” for Workshop and Exhibition Area for the Museum’s “New Sculpture Park”
Artist in Residence Kunsthalle Mannheim, Germany

2006

* “HHole (for MannHeim)”, 2006 – , Permanent multimedia and multidimensional Installation – Full House – Gesichter einer Sammlung 2006
Artist in Residence Kunsthalle Mannheim, Germany
HDesign projects in collaboration with BASF AG, Lugwigshafen, Germany

2005

Concept for Light installation project / Castillo Santa Barbara – Alicante, Spain

2004

PS 1 – (MoMA) Contemporary Art Museum – New York, USA & award from NY art comission
One Miami – Miami, USA Building facade & art walk Pacific Place

2003

* Exhibition 40 artists, 40 years anniversary / MAC – Museum of Contemporary Art – São Paulo, Brazil

2002

Buffalo Bayou – Texas, USA Redevelopment plan of landscape park in the heart of Houston [on-going project]

2001

Multimedia exhibition “Interacoes” / M.I.S. – Museum of Image and Sound – São Paulo, Brazil
Exhibits H-photos and is curator of happening “Interarte em Siribai” / Secretaria de Cultura da Ilhabela – Brazil
Exhibition and First prize for Fotography and Print media from the Secretaria de Cultura da Ilhabela – Brazil
Individual Exhibition with H-photos / Bayer do Brazil -São Paulo
Solo exhibition “Hali-angels” / Capela do Morumbi Cultural Center – São Paulo, Brazil

1996 – 2001

Conception, design and site supervision of the “Halie House of Cirambai”. Oficially recognized as an art work. Conceived to be an artist’s studio, an optional residence and the future base for the H.Life Foundation / Ilhabela, (Beautiful Island) Ponta das Canas, between São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro – Brazil

2000

Interactive sculpture, photographic installation and workshop for GNT /
M.A.M. -Museum of Modern Art in São Paulo, Brazil
* Exhibition “The Angels are Back” / Pinacoteca do Estado, de São Paulo, Brazil
Exhibition “German artists in Brazil” / EXPO 2000 – Hannover, Germany
Solo exhibition “Hillunion” / EXPO 2000 – Hannover, Germany
Solo exhibition “Halion” / Brazillian Embassy – Berlin, Germany
Represents Brazil in Beneficient exhibition with 156 participating countries for the Nelson Mandela Childrens Trust Foundation with painted objects / EXPO 2000 – Hannover, Germany

1999

Solo exhibition “Rabra” with drawings, H-photos and objects / S’hort Internacional Art Center – Palma de Mallorca, Spain
* Exhibition of Gilberto Chateaubriand’s Collection, with H-photos / Ludig Forum – Aachen, Germany
GNT Exhibition with painting and interactive performance / M.I.S. – Museum of Image and Sound – São Paulo, Brazil
* Exhibition of Gilberto Chateaubriand’s Collection, with H-photos / Haus der Kulturen der Welt,(Former house of Parlament) -Berlin, Germany

1998

* Solo exhibition “H-Installation” / M.A.M. – Museum of Modern Art of Salvador de Bahia, Brazil
* Solo exhibition “H-Installation / M.A.M. – Museum of Modern Art of Pernambuco Aloisio Magalhaes – Recife, Brazil
* Solo exhibition “H-Installation” / M.A.M. – Museum of Modern Art of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
* Exhibition of “Hillu-Shadows” / H.D.K. – Fine Arts Academy of Berlin, Germany
* Solo Exhibition of “H- Installation”, and curator of happening of piano concert, slide show, poetry and dance performance / M.I.S. – Museum of Image and Sound – São Paulo, Brazil

1997

Solo exhibition of “Hillenus” photograph installation / Maison de l’Unesco – Paris, France
Exhibiton and interactive sculpture at Central Square of Alphaville
& interactive performance uniting both cities Municipal Theatre of Barueri, Brazil
“Hillnus” photograph Installation / Project Gallery at Banff International Art Center, Canada

1996

* Solo Exhibition of paintings / World Trade Center – São Paulo, Brazil
“The Desert” Interactive painting Installation & Workshop with the participation of the children of the Pastoral do Menor – Djalma / Caracol Cultural Space at EXPO-FAU, University of São Paulo
Solo exhibition “The Runes” Paintings and interactive sculptures & objects / Transatlantico Cultural Center – São Paulo, Brazil
Solo Exhibiton of paintings / Raiffaisen Bank- Wienna, Austria
1995
* Solo Exhibition / Austrian Cultural Center – Palais Palffy – Wien, Austria
* “Nascente Prize V “M.A.C. – Museum of Contemporary Art, São Paulo, Brazil
* “Gunther Prize” / M.A.C. – Museum of Contemporary Art, Ibirapuera, Brazil

1994

Exhibition of Paintings / A Lanterna Gallery – São Paulo, Brazil
Solo exhibition of paintings and drawings / Goethe Institute – São Paulo, Brazil
Exhibition of Paintings / House of Japonese Culture, USP – São Paulo, Brazil