Biografie von Albert OEHLEN (1954)

Personal data


Birth : 1954 - Krefeld, Germany
Sex : M
Nationality/Affiliation : Canary Islands (Spain) - Germany

Address

Hamburg, Germany

Family relations

Brother of Markus OEHLEN [ 1956 ]

Representatives

Galerie Max Hetzler – Zimmerstrasse 90/91 – Berlin, Germany
Luhring Augustine Gallery – 531 West 24th Street – New York NY, United States
Patrick Painter, Inc. – 2525 Michigan Avenue, #B2 – Santa Monica CA, United States


Education

HfbK Hochschule für bildende Künste Hamburg – Lerchenfeld 2 – Hamburg, Germany

Professional data


Work and Life

He lives and works in Cologne, Germany.
He also lives and works in the Canary Islands, Spain.

Work


Categorie and medium


Painting : Mixed media/canvas - mosaic
Drawing-Watercolor : Collage
Audiovisual-Multimedia : Digital art

Subject

abstraction/figuration
color

Movements and styles

Cologne Group

Works

Lords
Date of creation : 1997
Medium : mosaic
Size : 587 x 849 cm
 
Fn 23
Date of creation : 1993
Medium : Oil/canvas
Size : 84 x 84 inch
 
Abstraktes Bild 24 B
Date of creation : 1987
Medium : Painting
Materials : oil-varnish
Supports : canvas
Size : 200 x 200 cm
 
Vergittert
Date of creation : 1986
Medium : Painting
Materials : oil-varnish
Supports : canvas
Size : 180 x 160 cm
 

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

2006

I Will Always Champion Bad Painting
Arnolfini Gallery – Bristol, Avon, United Kingdom
09/30/2006 – 11/26/2006

I Will Always Champion Good Painting
Whitechapel Art Gallery – London, United Kingdom
07/07/2006 – 09/03/2006

2005

I Know Whom You Showed Last Summer
Galerie Max Hetzler – Berlin, Germany
11/18/2005 – 01/08/2006

Ecurie de Chazerat – FRAC Fonds Régional d’Art Contemporain Auvergne – Clermont-Ferrand, France
03/11/2005 – 05/14/2005

Thomas Ammann Fine Art AG – Zürich ZH, Switzerland
01/21/2005 – 03/31/2005

2004

Peintures / Paintings 1980-2004
Musée Cantonal des Beaux-Arts – Lausanne VD, Switzerland
06/18/2004 – 09/05/2004

2003

Galerie Max Hetzler – Berlin, Germany
09/05/2003 – 10/25/2003

2002

Galerie Max Hetzler – Berlin, Germany
05/24/2002 – 06/22/2002

2000

Galerie Gisela Capitain – Cologne, Germany
2000

1998

Recollection
Grazer Kunstverein – Graz, Austria
03/06/1998 – 04/05/1998

1997

Albert vs History
Kunsthalle – Basel BS, Switzerland
1997

1996

Albert Oehlen
Luhring Augustine Gallery – New York NY, United States
10/19/1996 – 11/16/1996

1994

Albert Oehlen
Villa Arson – Nice, France
1994

1984

My Mother was a friend of the Enemy of the People
Peter Pakesch – Vienna, Austria
1984

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

2007

FIAC Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporain
Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais – Paris, France
10/18/2007 – 10/22/2007
Represented by : Galerie Nathalie Obadia – 3 rue du cloître Saint Merri – Paris, France

2006

Frieze Art Fair
Regent’s Park – London, United Kingdom
10/12/2006 – 10/15/2006
Represented by : Galería Juana de Aizpuru – C/ Barquillo 44, I° – Madrid, Spain

2004

FIAC Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporain, n°31
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/21/2004 – 10/25/2004
Represented by : Alfonso Artiaco – Piazza dei Martiri 58 – Naples NA, Italy

Art 35 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/16/2004 – 06/21/2004
Represented by : Galería Juana de Aizpuru – C/ Barquillo 44, I° – Madrid, Spain

2003

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/04/2003 – 12/07/2003
Represented by : Galerie Bärbel Grässlin – Bleichstrasse, 48 – Frankfurt, Germany

Art Cologne, n° 37
Cologne, Germany
10/29/2003 – 11/02/2003
Represented by : Galerie Gisela Capitain – Aachener Strasse 5 – Cologne, Germany

FIAC, n°30
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/09/2003 – 10/13/2003
Represented by : Alfonso Artiaco – Piazza dei Martiri 58 – Naples NA, Italy

Art 34 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/18/2003 – 06/23/2003
Represented by : Galería Juana de Aizpuru – C/ Barquillo 44, I° – Madrid, Spain

Art Frankfurt – Die europäische Messe für junge Kunst, n°15
Frankfurt, Germany
04/27/2003 – 05/01/2003
Represented by : Comme ci Comme ça II – Salon d’Éditions – Weidengasse 55 – Cologne, Germany

ArtBrussels – 21st Contemporary Art Fair
Brussels Expo – Brussels, Belgium
04/04/2003 – 04/08/2003
Represented by : Galerie Nathalie Obadia – 3 rue du cloître Saint Merri – Paris, France

The Armory Show 2003
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
03/07/2003 – 03/10/2003
Represented by : Galerie Nathalie Obadia – 3 rue du cloître Saint Merri – Paris, France

2002

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/05/2002 – 12/08/2002
Represented by : Galería Juana de Aizpuru – C/ Barquillo 44, I° – Madrid, Spain

FIAC, n°29
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/24/2002 – 10/28/2002
Represented by : Galerie Nathalie Obadia – 3 rue du cloître Saint Merri – Paris, France

Art 33 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/12/2002 – 06/17/2002
Represented by : Galería Juana de Aizpuru – C/ Barquillo 44, I° – Madrid, Spain

ArtBrussels – 20th Contemporary Art Fair
Brussels Expo – Brussels, Belgium
05/02/2002 – 05/06/2002
Represented by : Bernier / Eliades – Eptachalkou Street 11 – Athens, Greece

The Armory Show 2002
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
02/22/2002 – 02/25/2002
Represented by : Galerie Max Hetzler – Zimmerstrasse 90/91 – Berlin, Germany

2001

Art Basel Miami Beach: cancelled
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/13/2001 – 12/16/2001
Represented by : Galería Juana de Aizpuru – C/ Barquillo 44, I° – Madrid, Spain

FIAC, n°28
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/10/2001 – 10/15/2001
Represented by : Galerie Nathalie Obadia – 3 rue du cloître Saint Merri – Paris, France

Art Forum Berlin, n° 6
Messegelände Berlin / Exhibition Grounds Berlin – Berlin, Germany
10/03/2001 – 10/07/2001
Represented by : Galerie Ascan Crone – Kochstr.60 – Hamburg, Germany

Art 32 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/13/2001 – 06/18/2001
Represented by : Galería Juana de Aizpuru – C/ Barquillo 44, I° – Madrid, Spain

ArtBrussels – 19th Contemporary Art Fair
Brussels Expo – Brussels, Belgium
04/20/2001 – 04/24/2001
Represented by : Galerie Nathalie Obadia – 3 rue du cloître Saint Merri – Paris, France

The Armory Show 2001
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
02/23/2001 – 02/26/2001
Represented by : Galerie Art & Public – 35 rue des Bains – Geneva GE, Switzerland

AIPAD Photography Show
New York NY, United States
02/16/2001 – 02/18/2001
Represented by : Erma Schmidt – Stärz Photo Art – Rathausstrasse 13/V – Hamburg, Germany

2000

FIAC, n°27
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/25/2000 – 10/30/2000
Represented by : Galerie Nathalie Obadia – 3 rue du cloître Saint Merri – Paris, France

1999

Art Cologne, n° 33
Cologne, Germany
11/07/1999 – 11/14/1999
Represented by : Galerie Gisela Capitain – Aachener Strasse 5 – Cologne, Germany

1998

ARCO – Feria Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo, n°17
Parque Ferial Juan Carlos I – Madrid, Spain
1998
Represented by : Galería Juana de Aizpuru – C/ Barquillo 44, I° – Madrid, Spain

1990

ARCO – Feria Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo
Madrid, Spain
02/08/1990 – 02/13/1990
Represented by : Galería Juana de Aizpuru – C/ Barquillo 44, I° – Madrid, Spain


Group exhibitions

2004

Le syndrome de Babylone
Villa du Parc – Annemasse, France
11/20/2004 – 01/15/2005

De leur temps, collections privées Françaises
Musée des Beaux-Arts – Tourcoing, France
10/06/2004 – 12/06/2004

Gemeinschaftsbilder
Galerie Max Hetzler – Berlin, Germany
07/17/2004 – 07/21/2004

2003

C’est arrivé demain – 7ème Biennale d’Art Contemporain de Lyon
Lyon, France
09/18/2003 – 01/04/2004

2002

Los excesos de la mente
CAAC Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo – Sevilla, Spain
05/16/2002 – 09/08/2002

2000

Mimetic Power
Galerie Ferdinand Van Dieten-D’Eendt – Amsterdam, Netherlands
10/13/2000 – 11/11/2000

1999

Nach-Bild
Kunsthalle – Basel BS, Switzerland
1999

1998

Georg Herold / Albert Oehlen
Galerie Max Hetzler – Berlin, Germany
1998

1995

Recent Paintings
The Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago – Chicago IL, United States
1995

1994

Malerei
Deichtorhallen – Hamburg, Germany
1994

Return of the Hero
Luhring Augustine Gallery – New York NY, United States
1994

1992

Ellen Berkenblit, Albert Oehlen, Alexis Rockman, Philip Taaffe, Christopher Wool
Luhring Augustine Gallery – New York NY, United States
05/02/1992 – 06/05/1992

Bibliography (Selected)


On the artist


Books

2002

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

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

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