Biografie von Franz ACKERMANN (1963)

Personal data


Birth : 1963 - Neumarkt-Sankt Veit, Germany
Sex : M
Nationality/Affiliation : Australia - Germany

Address

Berlin, Germany

Representatives

Galerie Neugerriemschneider – Linienstrasse 155 – Berlin, Germany
Galleria Gió Marconi – Via Tadino 15 – Milan MI, Italy
Gavin Brown’s Enterprise – 620 Greenwich Street – New York NY, United States


Education

1984 – 1988 : Akademie der Bildenden Künste München – Akademiestrasse 2 – Munich, Germany
1989 – 1991 : HfbK Hochschule für bildende Künste Hamburg – Lerchenfeld 2 – Hamburg, Germany

Work


Categorie and medium


Painting : Mixed media - Oil
Sculpture-Volume : Installation
Drawing-Watercolor : Gouache
Audiovisual-Multimedia :

Artistic periods

1998 : Work on the project "Songline".
1997 : Work on a concept of total painting.

Works

Songline
Date of creation : 1998
Medium : Installation
Technical data : (module spatial transportable)
 
Untitled (Pacific n°14: no one will ever obstruct your view)
Date of creation : 1998
Medium : Mixed media/paper
Size : 25 x 33 cm
 
Untitled (Mental Map : Evasion IV)
Date of creation : 1996
Medium : Oil/canvas
Size : 260 x 290 cm
 
Untitled (Mental Map : Evasion III)
Date of creation : 1996
Medium : Oil/canvas
Size : 280 x 285 cm
 

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

2007

From eden to lima
Galerie Neugerriemschneider – Berlin, Germany
04/27/2007 – 05/26/2007

2006

White Cube – London, United Kingdom
04/21/2006 – 05/20/2006

2005

Le Collège / FRAC Fonds Régional d’Art contemporain Champagne-Ardennes – Reims, France
06/03/2005 – 10/30/2005

2002

Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg – Wolfsburg, Germany
2002 – 02/16/2003

Kunsthalle Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
2002 – 03/10/2002

Stedelijk Museum – Amsterdam, Netherlands
09/14/2002 – 12/31/2002

Mai 36 Galerie – Zürich ZH, Switzerland
06/01/2002 – 07/13/2002

2001

Gavin Brown’s Enterprise – New York NY, United States
2001

1998

Pacific
White Cube – London, United Kingdom
06/1998 – 07/1998

Songline
Neuer Aachener Kunstverein – Aachen, Germany
01/1998 – 03/1998

1997

Unerwartet (Unexpected)
Gavin Brown’s Enterprise – New York NY, United States
11/1997 – 11/1997

Portikus – Frankfurt, Germany
02/1997 – 04/1997

1996

Galerie Neugerriemschneider – Berlin, Germany
07/1996 – 08/1996

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

2006

Frieze Art Fair
Regent’s Park – London, United Kingdom
10/12/2006 – 10/15/2006
Represented by : Gavin Brown’s Enterprise – 620 Greenwich Street – New York NY, United States

2004

Art 35 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/16/2004 – 06/21/2004
Represented by : Gavin Brown’s Enterprise – 620 Greenwich Street – New York NY, United States

2003

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/04/2003 – 12/07/2003
Represented by : Galeria Fortes Vilaça – Rue Fradique Coutinho 1500 – São Paulo, Brazil

Art Cologne, n° 37
Cologne, Germany
10/29/2003 – 11/02/2003
Represented by : Mai 36 Galerie – Rämistrasse 37 – Zürich ZH, Switzerland

FIAC, n°30
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/09/2003 – 10/13/2003
Represented by : Parkett Editions – 2nd floor 155 Avenue of the Americas – New York NY, United States

Art 34 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/18/2003 – 06/23/2003
Represented by : Gavin Brown’s Enterprise – 620 Greenwich Street – New York NY, United States

The Armory Show 2003
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
03/07/2003 – 03/10/2003
Represented by : Meyer Riegger Galerie – Klauprechtstrasse 22 – Karlsruhe, Germany

2002

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/05/2002 – 12/08/2002
Represented by : White Cube – 48 Hoxton Square – London, United Kingdom

FIAC, n°29
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/24/2002 – 10/28/2002
Represented by : Gavin Brown’s Enterprise – 620 Greenwich Street – New York NY, United States

Art Forum Berlin, n° 7
Messegelände Berlin / Exhibition Grounds Berlin – Berlin, Germany
09/26/2002 – 09/30/2002
Represented by : Mai 36 Galerie – Rämistrasse 37 – Zürich ZH, Switzerland

Art 33 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/12/2002 – 06/17/2002
Represented by : Galeria Fortes Vilaça – Rue Fradique Coutinho 1500 – São Paulo, Brazil

The Armory Show 2002
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
02/22/2002 – 02/25/2002
Represented by : Gavin Brown’s Enterprise – 620 Greenwich Street – New York NY, United States

2001

Art Basel Miami Beach: cancelled
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/13/2001 – 12/16/2001
Represented by : Mai 36 Galerie – Rämistrasse 37 – Zürich ZH, Switzerland

ARTissima – Arte Contemporaneo a Torino, n° 8
Palazzo del Lavoro – Turin TO, Italy
11/15/2001 – 11/18/2001
Represented by : Meyer Riegger Galerie – Klauprechtstrasse 22 – Karlsruhe, Germany

Art Forum Berlin, n° 6
Messegelände Berlin / Exhibition Grounds Berlin – Berlin, Germany
10/03/2001 – 10/07/2001
Represented by : Mai 36 Galerie – Rämistrasse 37 – Zürich ZH, Switzerland

Art 32 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/13/2001 – 06/18/2001
Represented by : Mai 36 Galerie – Rämistrasse 37 – Zürich ZH, Switzerland

The Armory Show 2001
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
02/23/2001 – 02/26/2001
Represented by : Gavin Brown’s Enterprise – 620 Greenwich Street – New York NY, United States

Arte Fiera – Mostra Mercato d’Arte contemporanea
Quartiere Fieristico – Bologna BO, Italy
01/25/2001 – 01/29/2001
Represented by : Galleria Gió Marconi – Via Tadino 15 – Milan MI, Italy

2000

ARTissima – Arte Contemporaneo a Torino, n° 7
Palazzo del Lavoro – Turin TO, Italy
10/05/2000 – 10/08/2000
Represented by : Meyer Riegger Galerie – Klauprechtstrasse 22 – Karlsruhe, Germany

1999

Art Cologne, n° 33
Cologne, Germany
11/07/1999 – 11/14/1999
Represented by : Mai 36 Galerie – Rämistrasse 37 – Zürich ZH, Switzerland


Group exhibitions

2005

Expérience de la durée – 8ème Biennale d’Art Contemporain de Lyon
Lyon, France
09/12/2005 – 12/31/2005

2003

Chaotic Order
Houldsworth – London, United Kingdom
09/17/2003 – 10/11/2003

GNS (Global Navigation System)
Palais de Tokyo – Site de Création Contemporaine – Paris, France
06/05/2003 – 09/07/2003

2002

Lila, weiß und andere Farben: A Summer Group Show
Galerie Max Hetzler – Berlin, Germany
08/10/2002 – 09/07/2002

2001

Hybrids
Tate Liverpool – Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
04/06/2001 – 06/24/2001

Painting at the edge of the World
Walker Art Center – Minneapolis MN, United States
02/10/2001 – 05/06/2001

1999

Go Away : artists and travel
Royal College of Art – London, United Kingdom
1999

German Open
Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg – Wolfsburg, Germany
11/13/1999 – 03/26/2000

Carnegie International 1999/2000, n°53
Carnegie Museum of Art – Pittsburgh PA, United States
11/06/1999 – 03/26/2000

1997

Atlas Mapping – Artists as Cartographers
O.K Centrum für Gegenwartskunst – Linz, Austria
1997

Time Out
Kunsthalle Nürnberg – Nuremberg, Germany
07/10/1997 – 08/24/1997

1996

A/drift:
Center for Curatorial Studies Museum – Bard College – Annandale-on-Hudson NY, United States
10/20/1996 – 01/05/1997

Bibliography (Selected)


On the artist


Books

2002

Vitamin P – New Perspectives in Painting
Publisher: Phaidon Press – Regent’s Wharf – London, United Kingdom
Author: Collectif
2002
ISBN : 071484246X

Art Now
Publisher: Taschen – Hohenzollernring 53 – Cologne, Germany
Author: Grosenick Uta – Cologne, Germany
Author: Riemschneider Burkhard
2002
ISBN : 382281444X

2000

Franz Ackermann / Rirkrit Tiravanija
Publisher: Grazer Kunstverein – Burgergasse 4/II – Graz, Austria
10/2000

1999

Art at the Turn of the Millenium / L’Art au Tournant de l’An 2000
Publisher: Taschen – Hohenzollernring 53 – Cologne, Germany
Author: Collectif
Director of publication: Grosenick Uta – Cologne, Germany
1999
ISBN : 3822873934


Exhibition catalogues

2000

German Open, Gegenwartskunst in Deutschland
Publisher: Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg – Porschestrasse 53 – Wolfsburg, Germany
2000
ISBN : 3775709045

1997

Mental Maps
Publisher: Portikus – Schöne Aussicht 2 – Frankfurt, Germany
1997
ISBN : 3-928071-29-7

Franz Ackermann, Unerwartet
Publisher: Städtische Galerie Nordhorn – Vechteaue 2 – Nordhorn, Germany
1997

Atlas Mapping
Publisher: KUB Kunsthaus Bregenz – Karl Tizian Platz – Bregenz, Austria
Publisher: O.K Centrum für Gegenwartskunst – Dametzstraße30 A – Linz, Austria
1997


Periodicals

2002

MENIN Samuele & POLITI Gea – Focus Germany
in: Flash Art n° 224 p. 114 vol. 34
Milan MI, Italy
05/2002-06/2002

STANGE Raimar – Franz Ackermann in der Kunsthalle Basel
in: Kunst-Bulletin n° 3 p. 38
Zürich ZH, Switzerland
03/2002

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