Monique van Genderen (b. 1965, Vancouver, Canada) received her Master of Fine Arts from the California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA and her Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of California at San Diego, San Diego, CA.
She has presented solo exhibitions most recently at Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, NY; Bernier/Eliades, Brussels, Belgium; Galerie Michael Janssen, Berlin, Germany; Vielmetter, Los Angeles, CA; R.B. Stevenson Gallery, La Jolla, CA; Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst, Leipzig, Germany; TAI Modern, Santa Fe, NM; Galleri Brandstrup, Oslo, Norway; D’Amelio Gallery, New York, NY; Effearte, Milan, Italy; Kunstverein Heilbronn, Heilbronn, Germany; and Pacific Design Center, Los Angeles, CA.
Van Genderen has been included in group exhibitions at numerous international institutions such as the Albertina Museum, Vienna, Austria; Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.; Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA; Japanese American National Museum, Los Angeles, CA; Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, St. Gallen, Switzerland; Kunstverein am Rosa–Luxemburg–Platz, Berlin, Germany; Le Consortium, Dijon, France; Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami, FL; Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, San Diego, CA; The New Museum, New York, NY; Schauwerk Sindelfingen, Sindelfingen, Germany; U.S. Embassy, Paramaribo, Suriname; and the Weatherspoon Museum of Art, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC.
Her work may be found in the collections of AIG SunAmerica Inc., Los Angeles, CA; Albertina Museum, Vienna, Austria; Altoids Curiously Strong Collection, Peoria, IL; Eileen Harris and Peter Norton Family Foundation, Santa Monica, CA; Institut Valencià d’Art Modern, Valencia, Spain; KB Home, Los Angeles, CA; Le Consortium, Dijon, France; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA; Minnesota Museum of American Art, St. Paul, MN; Montblanc Cutting Edge Art Collection, Hamburg, Germany; Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, San Diego, CA; Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA; the U.S. Department of State, Washington, D.C., and elsewhere.
She is the recipient of a Project Commission for Murals for La Jolla, La Jolla, CA; the Chiaro Award, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA; Federal Courthouse Building Art Commission for the GSA, Arts and Architecture Program, Harrisburg, PA; and the West Hollywood 1% for the Arts Public Art Commission, West Hollywood, CA. In 2006, van Genderen was shortlisted for the Castellón County Council III International Painting Prize, Castellón, Spain and, in 2004, was an Artist in Residence at the Chinati Foundation in Marfa, TX.
The artist lives and works in Los Angeles, CA.