David Goldenberg, (Hitchin, Hertfordshire, UK, 1956) is an important English conceptual artist.
For years, his research has been concentrated on the Post Autonomy concept, which he has developed in a number of shows held at important international institutions – Art bank, Food bank, Data bank. Distributing Obsolescence, curated by Camilla Boemio, Villa Caprile, Presaro, Italy (2016). “The loss of arts image”, Centre for contemporary art, Vargi IV, Gijlan, Kosovo 2014. “In search of Post Autonomy” , Palazzo Isimbardi, Milan, Italy 2012, The Scenarios of Post Autonomy, Glenda Cinquegrana: the Studio, Milan, Italy (2012), The Space of Post Autonomy 2, Arts Depot, Vienna, Austria (2011), Plausible Artworlds, Basekamp, Philadelphia, USA (2010), Mobile Documenta, Fordham Gallery, London, UK (2009), The Time of Post Autonomy is Now, Your space, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, NL (2009), The Space of Post Autonomy 1, Local Operations, Serpentine Gallery, London, UK (2007).
Goldenberg has participated in a number of Group shows of international stature, Odessa Biennial, Ukraine, 2017; Bodrum Biennial, Turkey (2015), Mobile Biennial, Romania (2014), The Caspian Biennial, Baku, Azerbaijan, (2013), Venice Biennial, collateral exhibition, Personal Structures, Palazzio Bembo, Venice, Italy (2013), Berlin Biennial online project (2012), the 1st Land Art Biennial of Mongolia (2010), the 10th Istanbul International Biennial, Turkey (2007), and the 6th International Biennial of Sharjah, UAE (2003).
To these must be added exhibitions at international public institutions, such as Decreation, Rochester arts festival, Rochester, UK; Here, there and everywhere: Eurasian Cities. Chapter 1. Curator Jiho Lee, project director Kyong Park. Asia Culture Center, Gwangju, South Korea 2015/16; The Spatial extension of Art, CNM, National Gallery of Macedonia, Skopje, Macedonia 2015; Dispositions in Time and space, The National Gallery of Contemporary art, Bucharest, Romania, 2014/15, Locally Localised Gravity, curated by Basekamp, ICA, Philadelphia, USA , 2007, Jump into the Cold Water, Shedhalle, Zurich, Switzerland (2006), Copyfight, Copy-art.net, Centre d’Art Santa Monica, Barcelona, Spain (2006), Soft logics, Kuenstlehaus, Stuttgart, Germany (2004), Dec, “Evolution Cell“, Organised by Finger, NGBK (Neue gesellschaft fur Bildende kunst e.V.), Berlin, Germany (2002, Century City, Tate Modern, London, UK (2001), Infection Manifesto, Bonnerkunstverein, Germany (2000); Out of Space, Kolnischerkunstverein, Germany (2000), Host, Tramway, Glasgow, Scotland (1998)