Isa Genzken

Born in Bad Oldesloe, Germany, 1948

University of Fine Arts, Hamburg, Germany, 1969 – 1971
University of the Arts, Berlin, Germany, 1971 – 1973
Art History and Philosophy at the University of Cologne, Germany, 1973 – 1975
State Art Academy, Dusseldorf, Germany, 1973 – 1977
Teaching position for sculpture, State Art Academy, Dusseldorf, Germany, 1977 – 1978
Teaching position for design, Fachhochschule Niederrhein, Krefeld, Germany, 1978 – 1979
Guest Professor, Germany University of the Arts, Berlin, Germany, 1990
Guest Professor, Städelschule Frankfurt, Germany, 1991 – 1992

Lives and works in Berlin, Germany

Solo Exhibitions

2014
Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Isa Genzken: Retrospective’, Chicago IL (Travelling exhibition)
The Dallas Museum of Art, ‘Isa Genzken: Retrospective’, Dallas TX (Travelling exhibition)
Kunsthalle Wien, ‘I’m Isa Genzken, The Only Female Fool’, Vienna, Austria
Inverleith House, ‘Isa Genzken: Botanical Garden’, Edinburgh, Scotland
Museum der Moderne Salzburg, ‘Isa Genzken. Neue Work’, Salzburg, Austria

2013
Galerie Daniel Buchholz, ‘Isa Genzken. Early Works’ Berlin, Germany
MoMA Museum of Modern Art, ‘Isa Genzken: Retrospective’, New York NY (Travelling exhibition)
Werkststtgalerie, ‘Isa Genzken. Werke aus Deutschland unterwegs’, Berlin, Germany

2012
Hauser & Wirth, ‘Hallelujah’, Zurich, Switzerland
Schinkel Pavillon, ‘Hallelujah’, Berlin, Germany
New Museum, ‘Isa Genzken: Rose II’, New York NY
Hauser & Wirth, London, England

2010
Museion Bozen, Bozen, Italy

2009
Galerie Daniel Buchholz, ‘Isa Genzken. Wind’, Berlin, Germany
Whitechapel Art Gallery, ‘Isa Genzken: Open Sesame!’, London, England (Travelling Exhibition)
Museum Ludwig Köln, ‘Sesam, öffne Dich!’, Cologne, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)

2008
Hauser & Wirth, ‘Isa Genzken. Ground Zero’, London, England
Between Bridges, ‘Isa Genzken’, London, England
Malmö Konsthall, ‘Isa Genzken. Hair grows how it wants to’, Malmö, Sweden

2007
Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden, ‘Isa Genzken – Wir sind hier in Dresden’, Dresden, Germany
52nd Venice Biennale 2007, German Pavilion, Venice, Italy
David Zwirner, ‘Isa Genzken: New Work’, New York NY

2006
Neugerriemschneider, ‘Isa Genzken’, Berlin, Germany
Kunsthalle zu Kiel, ‘Genzken’, Kiel, Germany
Wiener Secession, ‘Isa Genzken’, Vienna, Austria
Galerie im Taxipalais, ‘Isa Genzken’, Innsbruck, Austria
Camden Arts Centre, ‘Sport’, London, England

2005
The Photographer’s Gallery, ‘Isa Genzken. Der Spiegel 1989 – 1991’, London, England
David Zwirner, New York NY
Galerie Daniel Buchholz, ‘Isa Genzken. Kinder filmen’, Cologne, Germany

2004
Hauser & Wirth, ‘Wasserspeier and Angels’, London, England
Lenbachhaus München, ‘Empire Vampire’, Munich, Germany

2003
Neugerriemschneider Berlin, ‘Empire Vampire Teil II’, Berlin, Germany The Wrong Gallery, New York NY Kunsthalle Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland

2002
Museum Ludwig, Wolfgang-Hahn-Preis, Cologne, Germany
Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach, Germany
Skulpturenprojekt Galerie Meerrettich (Josef Strau), ‘Haare wachsen, wie sie wollen’, Berlin, Germany

2001
Museum Ludwig, AC-Saal, ‘Science Fiction. Hier und jetzt zufrieden sein’ (with Wolfgang Tillmans), Cologne, Germany
Magnani, London, England
Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Cologne, Germany

2000
AC Project Room, ‘Fuck the Bauhaus. New Buildings for New York’, New York NY Kunstverein Braunschweig, ‘Sie sind mein Glück’, Braunschweig, Germany
Frankfurter Kunstverein, ‘Urlaub’, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

1999
Fries Museum, ‘Liebe als Wesen’, Leeuwarden, Netherlands

1998
Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Deurle, Belgium(with Caroline van Damme)
INIT-Kunsthalle, Berlin, Germany Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Cologne, Germany

1997
Robert Prime, London, England

1996
Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Cologne, Germany (with Josef Zehrer)
EA-Generali Foundation, ‘Met Life’, Vienna, Austria

1994
Xavier Hufkens, ‘___’, Brussels, Belgium
Galerie Daniel Buchholz, ‘___’, Cologne, Germany
Galerie Stadtpark, ‘___’, Krems, Austria

1993
Kunsthalle, ‘___’, Bremen, Germany
Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, ‘Jeder braucht mindestens ein Fenster’, Munich, Germany
Palais des Beaux Arts, ‘Jeder braucht mindestens ein Fenster’, Brussels, Belgium

1992 Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Cologne, Germany
Portikus, ‘Jeder braucht mindestens ein Fenster’, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Marian Goodman Gallery, New York NY
Renaissance Society, ‘Jeder braucht mindestens ein Fenster’, Chicago IL

1991
Galerie Fred Jahn, Stuttgart, Germany Galerie Jürgen Becker, Hamburg, Germany

1990
Galerie Jahn und Fusban, Munich, Germany
Galleria Pieroni, Rome, Italy
Galerie Meert-Rhioux, Brussels, Belgium
Galerie Varisella, Frankfurt, Germany Berliner Pavillon, Berlin, Germany

1989
Gallery Jack Shainman, ‘___’, New York NY
Galerie Daniel Buchholz, ‘___’, Cologne, Germany
Museum Boymans – van Beuningen, ‘___’, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Kunstmuseum Winterthur, ‘___’, Winterthur, Switzerland

1988
Rheinisches Landesmuseum, ‘___’, Bonn, Germany
Galerie Daniel Buchholz, ‘___’, Cologne, Germany
Galerie Ghislaine Hussenot, ‘___’, Paris, France

Group Exhibitions

2015
Zabludowicz Collection, ’20 Years of Collecting: Between Discovery and Invention’, London, England

2014
Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, ‘Beware Wet Paint’, Turin, Italy
Schauwerk Sindelfingen, ‘Ladies First! Women artists from the Schaufler Collection’, Sindelfingen, Germany
Kunst(Zeug)Haus, ‘Das Optische Unbewusste’, Rapperswil-Jona, Switzerland
The Hayward Gallery, ‘The Human Factor: The Figure in Contemporary Sculpture’, London, England
De La Cruz Collection, ‘From the Collection: Looking at Process’, Miami FL
Yokohama Museum of Art, ‘Yokohama Triennale 2014’, Yokohama, Japan
NEON and the Whitechapel Gallery at The Gennadius Library of the American School of Classical Studies, ‘A Thousand Doors’, Athens, Greece
Moscow Museum of Modern Art, ‘The Paths of German Art from 1949 to the present’, Moscow, Russia
Mumok – Museum moderner Kunst Stiflung Ludwig, ‘Die Gegenwart der Moderne’, Vienna, Austria
The Modern Institute, ‘In No Time’, Glasgow, Scotland

2013
12th Triennale Kleinplastik Fellbach, Fellbach, Germany
ArtPace, ‘Localized Histories organized by Fairfax Dorn’, San Antonio TX
Centre Georges Pompidou, ‘Fruits of Passion’, Paris, France
Freud Museum, ‘Mad, Bad and Sad: Women and the Mind Doctors’, London, England
Fri-Art Fribourg, ‘PRO-CHOICE’, Fribourg, Switzerland
Generali Foundation,‘25 Jahre Generali Foundation. The Content of Form’, Vienna, Austria
Generali Foundation,‘Against Method’, Vienna, Austria
Hamburger Bahnhof, ‘The End of the 20th Century. The best is yet to come. A dialogue with the Marx collection’, Berlin, Germany
KAI 10 – Raum für Kunst, ‘Collagierte Skulpturen’, Dusseldorf, Germany
kestnergesellschaft, ‘der schein – glanz, glamour, illusion’, Hannover, Germany
Kunsthalle Nürnberg, ‘Das Glück kommt aus dem Nichts’, Nurenberg, Germany
Kunsthaus Bregenz, ‘Love is Colder than Capital’, Bregenz, Austria
Kunsthaus Mannheim, ‘Nur Skulptur!’, Mannheim, Germany
Kunstmuseum Ahlen,‘Distributing the Piece. An expedition through the world of collages’, Ahlen, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
Kunstsammlung Nordrhein Westfalen, ‘Die Bildhauer. Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, 1945 bis heute’, Dusseldorf, Germany
Lenbachhaus, ‘Kunst nach 45. Sammlungspräsentation’, Munich, Germany
MAARTa Herford, ‘Distributing the Piece. An expedition through the world of collages’, Herford, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
MARTOS Gallery, ‘LAT. 41˚ 7’N., LONG. 72˚ 19’ W’, New York, NY
Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, Washington University, ‘Contemporary German Art: Selections from the Permanent Collection’, St. Louis MO
Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris ‘Apartés 2013’, Paris, France
Museum Frieder Burda, ‘Menschenbilder’, Baden-Baden, Germany
Stadt Fellbach Kulturamt, ‘Fellbach Triennial of small-scale sculpture since 1980’, Fellbach, Germany
ZKM Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Weltreise. Kunst aus Deutschland unterwegs. Werke aus dem Kunstbestand des ifa 1949 – heute’, Karlsruhe, Germany

2012
Centre Georges Pompidou ‘Fruits of Passion’, Paris, France
MUMOK Museum moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig, ‘Reflecting Fashion: Art and Fashion since Modernism’, Vienna, Austria
MCA Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Skyscraper: Art and Architecture Against Gravity’, Chicago IL
Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, ‘The Collection. German art from Kiefer to Henning’, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Museum Ludwig, ‘One wish is always left unfulfilled. Kasper König takes stock’, Cologne, Germany
Hamburger Bahnhof, Museum für Gegenwart, ‘Architektonika 2’, Berlin, Germany
Timmerfabriek, Marres Projects, ‘Out of Storage. Provisiore & Definitiv’, Maastricht, Netherlends
Saatchi Gallery, ‘Gesamtkunstwerk: New Art from Germany’, London, England
Hamburger Bahnhof. Museum für Gegenwart, ‘Architektonia’, Berlin, Germany
David Zwirner, ‘Days in Lieu’, London, England

2011
MUMOK – Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig, ‘Museum der Wünsche’, Vienna, Austria
MMK Museum für Moderne Kunst, ‘MMK 1991 – 2011. 20 Years of Presence’, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
De Timmerfabriek, ‘Out of Storage’, Maastricht, Netherlands
Park Oude and Museum de Pont, ‘Lustwarande 2011: Blemisches’, Tilburg, Netherlands

2010
29th Bienal de São Paulo, ‘Há sempre um copo de mar para um homem navegar’, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Institut Valencia d’Art Modern, ‘Compass in hand: Selections from the Judith Rothschild Foundation Contemporary Drawings Collection’, Valencia, Spain
Palais de Tokyo, ‘FRESH HELL – Carte Blanche à Adam McEwen’, Paris, France Arentshuis and Stadshallen, Brugge Centraal, ‘Luc Tuymans: A vision of Central Europe’, Bruges, Belgium
K21 Ständehaus, ‘Auswertung der Flugdaten: Kunst der 80er. Eine Düsseldorfer Perspektive’, Dusseldorf, Germany
Centre Georges Pompidou, ‘elles@centrepompidou’, Paris, France

2009
Stephan Friedmann Gallery, ‘Strike a pose’, London, England
Galerie Chantal Crousel, ‘Bijoux de Famille- Family Jewels’, Paris, France
MACBA, ‘Modernologies’, Barcelona, Spain
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, ‘Art of the Two Germanys/Cold War Cultures’, Los Angeles CA [travelled to: Germanisches Nationalmuseum Nürnberg, Germany; Historisches Museum, Berlin, Germany]
Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, ‘Drei. Das Triptychon in der Moderne’, Stuttgart, Germany Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, ‘Two Horizons: Works from the Collections of Charles Asprey and Alexander Schröder’, Edinburgh, England

2008
Hammer Museum UCLA, ‘Oranges and Sardines’, Los Angeles CA
Life, ‘Sonic Youth etc.: Sensational Fix’, St. Nazair, France (Travelling Exhibition)
P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, ‘Wack!: Art and the Feminist Revolution’, Long Island City NY
Museum Morsbroich, ‘Kavalierstart 1978-1982’, Leverkusen, Germany
Kunsthaus Graz, ‘Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary: Collection as Aleph’, Graz, Austria
CCS Bard Hessel Museum of Art, Bard College, ‘Second Thoughts’, Annandale-on- Hudson NY
The Rose Art Museum of Brandeis University, ‘Broken Home: 1997/2007’, Waltham MA The Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Collecting Collections’, Los Angeles CA
Barbican Gallery, ‘Martian Museum of Terrestrial Art’, London, England
Matthew Marks Gallery/Greene Naftali Gallery, ‘Painting Now and Forever, Part II’, New York NY
Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst, ‘Carte Blanche III: „Gedichte der Fakten“ – Arbeiten aus der Sammlung Arend und Brigitte Oetker’, Leipzig, Germany

2007
Galerie Mikael Andersen, ‘Accessories’, Copenhagen, Denmark
Frac Nord-Pas de Calais, ‘Déjà-Vu’, Dunkerque, France
David Zwirner, ‘A Point in Space is a Place for an Argument’, New York NY
Lenbachhaus. Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus und Kunstbau München, ‘Perspektive 07’, Munich, Germany
The Ballroom, ‘Deep Comedy’, Marfa TX Kunsthalle Kiel, ‘SEE history 07’, Kiel, Germany Badischer Kunstverein, ‘Projecting Time’, Karlsruhe, Germany
Hamburger Bahnhof, ‘There is never a stop and never a finish – In Memoriam Jason Rhoades’, Berlin, Germany
Deutsche Guggenheim Berlin, ‘Affinities – 10 Jahre Deutsche Guggenheim’, Berlin, Germany
Kunstpalast Düsseldorf, ‘Die Kunst zu Sammeln’, Dusseldorf, Germany
10. Triennale Kleinplastik Fellbach, ‘Bodycheck’, Fellbach, Germany
Dublin City Gallery, ‘The Studio’, Dublin, Ireland
Skulptur Projekt Münster 07, Munster, Germany
The Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, ‘Reality Bites. Making Avant-garde Art in Post-Wall Germany’, St.Louis MO
Galerie Daniel Buchholz, ‘Birds in a park’, Cologne, Germany
Austrian Cultural Forum New York, ‘For a special place’, New York NY White Columns, ___,‘The perfect Man Show’, New York NY
Tate St. Ives, ‘If Everybody had an Ocean: Brian Wilson and Art’, St. Ives, England

2006
Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary, ‘This is not for you, Diskurse der Skulptur’, Vienna, Austria
Kunsthalle zu Kiel, ‘Tomma Abts, Eija-Liisa Ahtila, Tania Bruguera, Isa Genzken’, Kiel, Germany
Museu Serralves. Museu de Arte Contemporanea, ‘Anos 80 uma topologia’, Porto, Portugal
Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, ‘Ballerina in a Whirlpool, Works by Isa Genzken, Richard Jackson, Roman Signer and Diana Thater from the Hauser & Wirth Collection’, Baden-Baden, Germany
Kunstverein Heidelberg, ‘Politische Wahrheiten’, Heidelberg, Germany
Witte de With, ‘Street: behind the cliché’, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Hirshhorn Museum, ‘The Uncertainty of Objects and Ideas: Recent Sculpture’, Washington DC
Taipei Biennal 2006, Taipei, Taiwan
Betlehem Peace Center/Art School Palestine, ‘As if by Magic’, Betlehem IL
Richard Telles Fine Art, ‘The swan is very peacful…’, Los Angeles CA
Casey Kaplan, ‘Pose and Sculpture’, New York NY
Herald Street, ‘Love Letter’, London, England
Städtisches Museum Abteiberg, ‘Strange I’ve Seen That Face Before. Kunst, Design, Architektur im Kopf’, Mönchengladbach, Germany
Kunstverein Braunschweig, ‘Optik Schröder’, Braunschweig, Germany
Kunstmuseum Winterthur, ‘Von Richter bis Scheibitz. Deutsche Arbeiten auf Papier seit 1960 aus der Sammlung’, Winterthur, Switzerland
Domaine Pommery, ‘Supernova. Experience Pommery#3’, Reims, France
Galerie Chantal Crousel, ‘The Floating Feather’, Paris, France
Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, ‘Models and Prototypes’, St. Louis MO ZKM, ‘Faster! Bigger! Better!’ Karlsruhe, Germany
Arp Museum-Bahnhof Rolandseck, ‘Künstlerkoffer’, Remagen, Germany
Metro Pictures, ‘Galerie Daniel Buchholz Köln at Metro Pictures’, New York NY

2005
Galerie Jürgen Becker, ‘Isa Genzken, Klaus Hartmann, Sigmar Polke, Richard Price, Allen Ruppersberg’, Hamburg, Germany
Künstlerhaus Bremen, ‘Not a Drop but the Fall’, Bremen, Germany
Haus der Kunst, ‘Occupying Space. The collection of the Generali Foundation’, Munich, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
Van Abbe Museum, ‘EindhovenIstanbul’, Eindhoven, Nehterlands
David Zwirner, ‘Early Work’, New York NY Pelham Art Center, ‘Pictures are the problem’, Pelham NY
Westfälischer Kunstverein, ‘Fünfmalskulptur’, Münster, Germany
Rathaus Innsbruck, ‘___’, Innsbruck, Austria
Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, ‘Bidibidobidiboo. La Collezione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo per i dieci anni della Fondazione’, Turin, Italy
Kunstverein Bergisch Gladbach, Krypta 182, ‘Richter, Genzken, Schütte’, Bergisch Gladbach, Germany
Museum Ludwig / Imhoff-Stollwerck-Museum, ‘Kunst in Schokolade’, Cologne, Germany Kunstverein Hannover, ‘Bilanz in zwei Akten. Sammlung Niedersächsische Sparkassenstiftung’, Hanover, Germany
Salon KDF, ‘Das Jüngste Gerücht’, Berlin, Germany
Lenbachhaus, ‘Bühne des Lebens-Rhetorik des Gefühls’, Munich, Germany
Marian Goodman Gallery, ‘Contradicting Architecture’, Paris, France
Villa Manin, ‘The Theatre of Art’, Codroipo, Italy Alexander & Bonin, ‘Mirage’, New York NY

2004
Hamburger Bahnhof – Museum für Gegenwart, ‘Friedrich Christian Flick Collection im Hamburger Bahnhof’, ‘___’, Hamburg, Germany
Haus der Kunst, ‘Utopia Station’, Munich, Germany
Kunsthalle Wien, ‘Skulptur’, Vienna, Austria
Carnegie Museum of Art, ‘Carnegie International’, Pittsburgh PA
White Cube 2, ‘Eclipse. Towards the edge of the visible’, London, England
Nicole Klagsbrun, ‘Let the bullshit run a marathon’, New York NY
Kunsthaus, ‘Atomkrieg’, Dresden, Germany
Kunstverein Braunschweig, ‘Jahresgaben 2004/05’, Braunschweig, Germany
MMK Passau, ‘Minimal & Concept Art- von Albers bis Judd’, Passau, Germany
Le Consortium, ‘Following and to be followed (4) ‘, Dijon, France
Galerie Daniel Buchholz, ‘Teil 1: „Müllberg“’, Cologne, Germany
Braunschweig Parcours, ‘Braunschweig Parcours 2004’, Braunschweig, Germany
Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, ‘Let the Bullshit Run a Marathon’, New York NY

2003
Kino Arsenal, ‘Berlin – Chicago, Filmvorführung (‘Chicago Drive’)’, Berlin, Germany Frankfurter Kunstverein, ‘Adorno. Die Möglichkeit des Unmöglichen’, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Städtische Galerie im Buntentor, ‘no art – no city! Stadtutopien in der zeitgenössischen Kunst’, Bremen, Germany
Skulpturensommer in Baden-Baden, Landschaftspark Lichtentaler Allee, ‘Durchgehend geöffnet’, Baden-Baden, Germany
Asprey Jacques, ‘Some Things we like…’, London, England
’50. Biennale di Venezia’, Venice, Italy
Nationalgalerie Hamburger Bahnhof, Museum für Gegenwart, ‘actionbutton’, Berlin, Germany
Lenbachhaus, ‘Soziale Fassaden u.a. Farbe und Oberfläche in der Gegenwartskunst’, Munich, Germany
Kunstmuseum Winterthur, ‘Werke aus der Sammlung’, Winterthur, Switzerland
Kerlin Gallery, ‘Architecture Schmarchitecture’, Dublin, Ireland
Cultureel Centrum Strombeek, ‘Fonkeling’, Grimbergen, Belgium
Kunst- und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, ‘Projektraum 3000’, Bonn/, Germany
Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, ‘LEI... Women in Italian Collections’, Turin, Italy Biennale Ljubljana, ‘International Biennial of Graphic Arts’, Ljublijana/SI

2002
‘documenta 11’, Kassel, Germany
Great Britain Museum, ‘The unique phenomenon of a distance’, London, England
Abteiberg Mönchengladbach, ‘No Return. Positionen aus der Sammlung Haubrok’, Mönchengladbach, Germany
Stephen Friedman Gallery, ‘EU2’, London, England
Rathaus Innsbruck, ‘Kunst im Rathaus Innsbruck’, Innsbruck, Austria
Charlottenborg Exhibition Hall, ‘My head is on fire but my heart is full of love’, Copenhagen, Denmark
Monika Sprüth Philomene Magers, ‘Reflexions’, Munich, Germany

2001
Deichtorhallen, ‘Vom Eindruck zum Ausdruck’, Hamburg, Germany
Galerie Kienzle & Gmeiner, Berlin, Germany
F., Produzentengalerie, ‘___’, Hamburg, Germany
Royal College of Art Galleries, ‘Playing amongst the Ruins’, London, England
Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen, ‘Zero Gravity’, Düsseldorf, Germany
’7. Istanbul Biennale’, Istanbul, Turkey
Grazer Kunstverein, ‘TimewaveZero. The Politics of Ecstasy’, Graz, Austria (part of ‘Steirischer Herbst’)
Museum Ludwig, ‘Das Museum unserer Wünsche’, Cologne, Germany

2000
Neugerriemschneider, ‘The work shown in this space is a response to the existing conditions and/or work previously shown within the space 3’, Berlin, Germany
Expo Park, ‘Deutsche Kunst in Moskau. Central House of Artist’, Moscow, Russia
Galerie Daniel Buchholz, ‘___’, Cologne, Germany

1999
Skulpturenpark, ‘KölnSkulptur 2’, Cologne/ Germany
Almeers Centrum Hedendaagse Kunst, De Paviljoens, ‘Eingeladen. Uitgenodigd’, Almere, Netherlands
Galerie NEU, Berlin, Germany
Lenbachhaus, ‘Das Gedächtnis öffnet seine Tore. Die Kunst der Gegenwart im Lenbachhaus München’, Munich, Germany
Hellenic Art Galleries Association, ‘Die Schule von Athen. Deutsche Kunst heute’, Athens, Greece
Museum Voor Moderne Kunst, ‘Rotation: Gift und Gute Form’, Arnhem, Netherlands
Neue Nationalgalerie, ‘Das XX. Jahrhundert. Ein Jahrhundert Kunst in Deutschland’, Berlin, Germany
Museum Abteiberg Mönchengladbach, ‘Zoom’, Mönchengladbach, Germany

1998
Josef-Haubrich, Kunsthalle ‘mai 98’, Cologne, Germany
Kunstverein Hamburg, ‘Fast Forward’, Hamburg, Germany

1997
Galerien der Stadt Esslingen, Villa Merkel, ‘FORT DA’, Esslingen, Germany
Sammlung Hoffmann, ‘___’, Berlin, Germany
Jack Shainman Gallery, ‘Beau Damage’, New York NY
Jack Shainman Gallery, ‘Curiosity Room’, New York NY
Usdan Gallery, Bennington College, ‘Light Catchers’, Bennington VT
Greene Naftali Gallery, ‘Broken Home’, New York NY
Künstlerbund Rostock, ‘Was ist’, Rostock, Germany
Messe Leipzig, ‘Realisation. Kunst in der Leipziger Messe’, Leipzig, Germany
‘Skulptur Projekte Münster ‘97’, Munster, Germany
Helmhaus Zürich, ‘In den Raum gestellt’, Zurich, Switzerland
Kunst- und Ausstellungshalle der BRD, ‘Die Kunsthalle Bremen zu Gast in Bonn’, Bonn,
Germany

1996
Galerie Daniel Buchholz, ‘Glockengeschrei nach Deutz’, Cologne, Germany

1995
Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, ‘Leiblicher Logos’ Stuttgart, Germany (traveled to: Altes Museum, Berlin, Germany; Nasjonalmuseet for Kunst, Oslo, Norway; Konstmuseum Göteborg, Sweden; Castello di Rivoli, Turin, Italy; Ludwig Múzeum, Budapest, Hungary)
Galerie Nächst St. Stephan, ‘Isa Genzken, Willi Kopf, Meuser, Stein Roenning’, Vienna, Austria
Futur Musée des Instruments, ‘Les fragments du désir. 1983-1995’, Brussels, Belgium Aargauer Kunsthaus, ‘Karo Dame’, Aarau, Switzerland
Van Krimpen Gallery, ‘RAI 1995’, Amsterdam, Neterlands
Haus der Kunst, ‘Ernste Spiele’, Munich, Germany

1994
Frith Street Gallery, London, England

1993
Palazzo Vendramin – Calergi, 45. Biennale di Venezia, ‘Viaggio verso Citera/Voyage to Cythera’, Venice, Italy
Domaine de Kerguehennec, ‘De la main à la tête’, Locmine, France
Middelheim Park, ‘Antwerpen ‘93’, Antwerpen, Belgium
Charlottenborg Exhibition Hall, ‘Juxtaposition’, Copenhagen, Denmark
Gallery John Good, ‘___’, New York NY
Aschenbach Gallery, ‘Beauty makes shameful’, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Espace FRAC, ‘Oeuvres allemandes’, Dijon, France
Galerie Christian Nagel, ‘Kunstwerke von Künstlerinnen’, Cologne, Germany

1992
‘documenta 9’, Kassel, Germany
Galeria Zacheta, Goethe-Institut, ‘___’, Warsaw, Poland
Gallery Van Krimpen, ‘___’, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Bodemuseum Berlin, ‘Dialog im Bodemuseum’, Berlin, Germany

Awards and Grants

2004
Internationaler Kunstpreis, Kulturstiftung Stadtsparkasse München, Munich, Germany

2002
Wolfgang-Hahn-Preis, Museum Ludwig Köln, Cologne, Germany

1980
Kunstpreis Berlin, Berlin, Germany

1978 – 80
Karl Schmidt-Rottluff-Stipendium, Germany

1977
Grant for USA from the State Art Academy, Dusseldorf, Germany

Filmography

2003
‘Empire/Vampire, who kills death’, DVD, color, without sound, 40 min.

1992
‘Chicago Drive’, 16mm , color, sound, 25 min. ‘Meine Großeltern im Bayrischen Wald’, video, color, sound, 53 min.

1974
‘Zwei Frauen im Gefecht’, 16mm, s/w, without sound, 8 min.

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