Nina Beier (1975, Denmark) studied at the Royal College of Art, London and is currently based in Berlin. In her sculptural work she extracts objects from their circumscribed setting to expose their layers of historical, cultural and social information. Beier has been awarded the Prize of the Böttcherstraße, and her work was included in 13th Biennale de Lyon. In 2016, her art was featured in the 20th Biennale of Sydney and Walker Art Center, Minneapolis.
Beier has had one-person exhibitions at the Kunstverein in Hamburg; David Roberts Art Foundation, London; Objectif Exhibitions, Antwerp; Kunsthaus Glarus, Switzerland; Nottingham Contemporary, UK; Mostyn, Llandudno, UK; Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen; Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco. Her work has been included in group shows at Centre Pompidou, Paris; Tate Modern, London; CCA Wattis, San Francisco; Musée d’Art Moderne, Paris; KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin; The Artists Institute, New York; Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin; Swiss Institute, New York; the Power Station, Shanghai.