Nicole Morello
1953born in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France
1972–73studied Art and Art history at the University Paris IV
1973–77studied languages in Paris to become a translator
1978moved to Düsseldorf in Germany
1985–90moved to Italy, Switzerland and Austria
1991went back to Germany
Prizes and grants
2008-09Artist in Residence, Papeterie de Vaux, Dordogne, France
1987Sponsoring of the Groupe Saint Raphael : portrait-passion
1986First prize of the International Artists books contest
1983Scholarship from the OFAG (Office Franco-Allemand de la Jeunesse)
Performances
14/09/18„Das keine Bündel“ Onomato Künstlerverein e.V., Düsseldorf.
13/09/18„Die Molluske“ Osthausmuseum, Hagen.
04/07/18Bibliomanie N°6, Galerie Mergemeier, Düsseldorf.
14/04/18Nacht der Museen, Atelier Morello, Düsseldorf
29/01/17„1001 Blatt“, Galerie Splettstößer, Kaarst
14/04/16„Les Vagabondes“ Neuer Kunstverein, Regensburg e.V.
18/11/15Peas, asparagus and chicken, culinary events in Marcel Proust’s novel read and performed in the book gallery Mergemeier in Düsseldorf
13/09/15Albertine, performed in Raum für Kunst in Möckmühl-Ruchsen
7.8.9/06/15Proust ballotté par la couleur, Théâtre de la Vieille Grille, Paris
3.4.5/05/15Proust ballotté par la couleur, Théâtre de la Vieille Grille, Paris
Personal exhibitions
2016“les vagabondes”, Kunstverein Regensburg, Bavaria
2015Oh ! A snake in my garden ! Raum für Kunst, Möckmühl-Ruchsen
2014Gut Zernikow, Brandenburg
2013La Salce, Durban-Corbiéres, France
Librairie Jean-Etienne Huret, Paris
2012Atelier Vivian Hackbarth, Düsseldorf
Stephanie Pothen, Düsseldorf
2010„développement illimité“, Issigeac Dordogne, France.
2009Le ressac des couleurs II, videos and performance, Papeterie de Vaux, Dordogne, France.
2008Le ressac des couleurs I, Papeterie de Vaux, Payzac, Dordogne, France
2008La ruche, Galerie Mergemeier, Düsseldorf
2006Sans mot dire, Institut français, Bremen, Germany
2003Night of Museums in Institut français, Düsseldorf
2002Night of Museums in Institut français, Düsseldorf
2001the peyote cactus, Galerie Mergemeier, Düsseldorf
1999Birdwatching, Museum Plettenberg, Germany
1996Galerie Mergemeier, Düsseldorf
19927. Fenster zur Auflage, Galerie Klöckner, Düsseldorf
1987Histoire de voir, Centre Pompidou, Paris
1986Galerie Caroline Corre
Selection of group exhibitions (from 1999)
2018Konvolution, Osthaus Museum, Hagen
2018Künstlerbücher, Onomato Künstlerverein e.V., Düsseldorf
2018Flying letters, art & culture, Maebashi, Japan
2018Vlugschrift, Pictura, Dordrecht (NL)
Den Januarpfad eben, alte Kämmerei, Düsseldorf
2017„Flugblätter“, Peenetranz, Kunstraum, Künstler Gut Loitz e.V.
2017„Aufgehoben“ Galerie Splettstößer, Kaarst
2016 /td>2016 “Artists and others” Grolier Club, New York City
“Gravity of light materials”, Onomato Künstlerverein, Düsseldorf
2014–15 CT (UN)BOUND, Art Gallery, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
2014 Joseloff Gallery, University of Hartford, Connecticut
2013 "Ein Blick", Atelier Renate Sennewald, Düsseldorf
2012 "Paradiesische Zustände", Jutta Kleinknecht | Kunsthandel, Düsseldorf
2010 Auf und Zu, Buchgalerie Mergemeier, Düsseldorf
2008Souvenir – Transfert imaginaire, by Jutta Saum, Center of Contemporary Art, Haifa, Israel
2007–08Hommes et bêtes, Cité des Sciences et de l’industrie, La Villette, Paris
2006–07Spectacles de Papier, Musée du Papier, Angoulême
2005Resonance and Response, Wellesley College Library, Massachusetts
2004Galerie Margret Heuser, Düsseldorf
2004Global Souvenirs, Museum für Europäische Gartenkunst, Düsseldorf
2004Métamorphoses du livre, Bibliothèque Forney, Paris
2003Bibliothèque itinérante, Centre d’art graphique, Vilnius, Lithunia
2001you and me Markt, by Takako Saito, Düsseldorf
2001Botschaft Worringerplatz , Düsseldorf
2000Art Cologne, Galerie Margret Heuser, Düsseldorf
1999Art Cologne, Galerie Margret Heuser, Düsseldorf
1999Animal, Musée Bourdelle, Paris
1999Biblioteca Mexico, Mexico-City
Public collections, libraries and museums with works by Nicole Morello
Kunst- und Museumbibliothek der Stadt Köln
Heinrich Heine Universitäts- und Landesbibliothek, Düsseldorf
Musée des arts décoratifs, FRAC, Paris
Musée du papier, Angoulême
Médiathèque de Trélissac, Dordogne
Agence culturelle départementale Dordogne-Périgord
Papeterie de Vaux, la Forme Ronde, Payzac, Dordogne
National Art Library at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London
Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Firenze (BNCF)
National Library of the Netherlands
Library of the University of California, Los Angeles
Rare Books Library of Columbia University, NY
Library of the Museum of Modern Art, NY
Wesleyan University, Connecticut
Clark Art Institute, Massachusetts
Williams College Museum of Art, Massachusetts
Wellesley College Library, Massachusetts
Fine Arts Library, Harvard University, Massachusetts
Carleton College, Minnesota
Bruce Peel Special Collections Library of the University of Alberta, Canada
Bibliothèque Nationale, Montreal