Stefan Brüggemann

Born Mexico City, Mexico, 1975

Lives and works in Mexico City and London

Solo Exhibitions

2017
Dallas Contemporary, Dallas TX
Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, A Coruña, Spain
Hauser & Wirth, Zürich, Switzerland

2016
Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
Hauser & Wirth, New York NY
Fundació Gaspar, Barcelona, Spain

2015
Parra & Romero, ‘Timeless’, Ibiza, Spain
Centro Roberto Garza Sada, ‘Puddle Paintings’ Mexico City, Mexico

2014
Independent Projects, Parra & Romero, ‘Headlines & Last Line in the Movies (fluorescent)’, New York NY
Contemporary Art Gallery, ‘Headlines & Last Line in the Movies (protest)’, Vancouver, Canada
Parra & Romero, ‘THIS IS NOT AN EXIT’ Madrid, Spain
Queens Gate and Harrington Road, ‘1997 – 2014 Text pieces, The Wall South Kensington’, London, United Kingdom

2013
Proyectos Monclova, ‘Monuments for the Ceiling I-X’, Mexico City, Mexico
Jonathan Viner Gallery, ‘To Be Titled’ London, United
Kingdom
Mendes Wood DM Gallery, Pivo Copan Building, ‘On Sociology (The Civilization of Speculation)’, São Paulo, Brazil

2012
Parra & Romero, ‘Text Pieces, Obliterated Mirrors & Tautological Paintings’, Madrid, Spain
Galería de Arte Mexicano, ‘Untitled (Joke and Definition Paintings)’, Mexico City, Mexico

2011
Yvon Lambert, ‘Untitled (Definition and Joke Paintings)’, Paris, France
Art Nova, ‘Project with Philippe Decrauzat’, Art Basel Miami Beach, Miami FL
Mies van der Rohe Pavillion, ‘The world trapped in the self (windows for mirrors)’, Barcelona, Spain
Galeria Gam, ‘Speculative Paintings (world isn’t free)’, Mexico City, Mexico

2010
Villa du Parc Centre d’Art Contemporain, ‘No time, no return, no title’, Annemasse, France
Acne Studios, ‘Twisted Inside-Out T-Shirt’, White Art/T-Shirt Project, Stockholm, Sweden
Parra & Romero, ‘Permanent production of excess (Red, Green, Blue)’, Madrid, Spain
Kunsthalle Lissabon, ‘Showtitles (audio)’, Lisbon, Portugal
Yvon Lambert, ‘Headlines & last line in the movies’, New York NY
1/9 Unosunove arte contemporanea, ‘Reversed Inverted’, Rome, Italy

2009
Yvon Lambert, ‘Stefan Brüggemann’, Paris, France
NP3, ‘(Signs that become abstractions, abstraction that become signs)’ Groningen, The Netherlands
Sies & Hoeke Gallery, ‘Monday’, Dusseldorf, Germany
Sala de arte publico, ‘NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, NO, SAPS’, Mexico City, Mexico

2008
FRAC, ‘Stefan Bruggemann’, Dijon, France
Bloomberg Space, ‘The Fall: Stefan Brueggemann with DR ATL’, London, United Kingdom
Kunsthalle Bern, ‘Black Box’, Bern, Switzerland
Kerlin Gallery, ‘Soap box (a decorative form of nihilism)’, Dublin, Ireland

2007
Blow de la Barra, ‘Obliteration Series’, London, United Kingdom
The Lift, ‘A Production of Nothing ‘, Madrid, Spain

2006
I-20, ‘Stefan Brueggemann’, New York NY
Galería de Arte Mexicano, ‘No’, Mexico City, Mexico

2005
Blow de la Barra Gallery, ‘Five Text Pieces’, London, United Kingdom
Art Basel Miami Beach (I-20 Gallery, with Joao Onofre and Eduardo Sarabia), ‘Art Nova’, Miami FL

2004
I-20 Gallery, ‘Stefan Brüggemann’, New York NY
Galería de Arte Mexicano, ‘Stefan Brüggemann’, Mexico City, Mexico

2003
Galeria de Arte Mexicano, ‘Stefan Brüggemann’, Mexico City, Mexico
I-20 Gallery, ‘Stefan Brüggemann’, New York NY

2002
Institute of Contemporary Art, Off-site project, ‘Capitalism and Schizophrenia’, London, United Kingdom
24/7 Gallery, ‘Against International Standards’, London, United Kingdom
Galería de Arte Mexicano, ‘Stefan Brüggemann’, Mexico City, Mexico

2001
Museum of Installation, ‘This Is Not Supposed To Be Here’, London, United Kingdom
‘Unproductive O.P.A.’, Guadalajara, Mexico
Private Collection, ‘Thoughts are products’, New York NY

2000
Wallpaper, ‘Wallpaper Site-specific project’, Mexico
‘Black Building’, Mexico City, Mexico

1999
Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, ‘Parking Lot’, Mexico City, Mexico

1998
Museum of Installation, ‘Opening’, London, UK
Saint Martins School of Art & Design, ‘Labels’, Site-specific window installation, London, United Kingdom
Regina 51-3er Piso, ‘Texto’, Mexico City, Mexico

1997
Galeria Cruce, ‘Specific Contextual Actions’, Madrid, Spain
Reyna #141, ‘Function and Dysfunctions’, Site-specific project, Mexico City, Mexico

1996
Art Deposit, ‘Grammar’, Mexico City, Mexico

1994
Stefan Haupt Gallery, ‘I Have To Find Before My Eyes Do’, Berlin, Germany

Group Exhibitions

2015
Fundación Jumex Arte Contemporáneo, ‘In girum imus nocte et consumimur’, Mexico City, Mexico
Sheffield Museum, ‘Going Public: International Art Collectors in Sheffield’, Sheffield, United Kingdom

2014
Parra & Romero, ‘Epicentre: Conversations and Discussions Between Artists’, Ibiza, Spain
Blain|Southern Gallery, ‘Sed Tantum Dic Verbo (Just Say The Word)’, Berlin, Germany
Clint Roenisch Gallery, ‘First the Pleasure, Then The Thesis’, Toronto, Canada

2013
Parra & Romero, ‘THINGS FROM BEFORE / BESIDE / THINGS FROM AFTER / AROUND / THINGS OF THE MOMENT’, Ibiza, Spain
Jonathan Viner Gallery, ‘Writing on the Wall’, London, United Kingdom
The New Institute, Netherlands Architecture Institute, ‘1:1 Sets’, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Maison d’Art Bernard Anthonioz, Jeu de Paume, ‘An Exhibition Without Texts’, Nogent-sur-Marne, France
The Moving Museum, ‘Tectonic’, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
The Holden Gallery, Manchester Metropolitan University, ‘An Exhibition: Stefan Brüggemann, Laurence Weiner, Carey Young’, Manchester United Kingdom
Pilar Corrias, ‘Totendrophilia’, London, United Kingdom
Fundación Jumex Arte Contemporáneo, ‘Confusion in the Vault’, Mexico City, Mexico
Bass Museum, ‘TEMPORARY COMMISSION ON BASS MUSEUM FAÇADE’, Miami FL
Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, ‘Now Here is also Nowhere : Part I’, Seattle WA

2012
Rove Gallery, ‘Misrepresentation, Mistake and Non-Disclosure’, London, United Kingdom
Museo d’Arte Contemporanea, ‘Neon: La Materia Luminosa dell’Arte’, Rome, Italy
Drawing Room, ‘Graphology’, London, United Kingdom
Galeria Nuno Centeno, ‘Port’, Porto, Portugal
‘Now Here Is Also Nowhere’, Poitiers, France
‘Le Confort Moderne’, Poitiers, France
Museo de Arte Contemporaneo Rufino Tamayo, ‘First Act’, Mexico City, Mexico
La Maison Rouge, ‘Neon: Who’s Afraid of Red, Yellow and Blue’, Paris, France

2011
Parra & Romero, ‘Ventajas de Viajar en Tren’, Madrid, Spain
Museo de Arte Contemporaneo Rufino Tamayo, ‘Incidents of Mirror Travel in Yucatán and Elsewhere’, Mexico City, Mexico
54th Venice Biennale, ‘Commercial Break: Garage Project’, Venice, Italy
Paddles.com, ‘Wit’, New York NY
Parra & Romero, ‘Lectura de una Realidad’, Madrid, Spain
M HKA, ‘Lonely at the Top: Graphology Chapter 2’, Antwerp, Belgium
Yvon Lambert, ‘L´Insoutenable Légèreté de l´Être’, Paris, France, New York NY
Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa, ‘In Deed: Cerificates of Authenticity in Art’ Venice, Italy
HIAP Project Room, Cable Factory, ‘More Or Less: A Few Pocket Universes’, Helsinki, Finland
The David Roberts Art Foundation, ‘Fig.3 I don’t know what to say’, London, United Kingdom
SE8, ‘The Half-Shut Door: Artists’ Soundtracks’, London, United Kingdom

2010
cneai=, ‘L’exposition Continue (Écho)’, Chatou, France
Montblanc, ‘Poem Island’, Paris, France
3rd International Festival of Art on Billboards, ‘Art Moves’, Torum, Poland
Art Basel Miami Beach, ‘The Island’, Miami, FL
Instituto Cervantes, ‘Shadowed by the Future’, São Paulo, Brazil
Fundacion Serralves, ‘To the Arts, Citizens!’, Porto, Portugal
De Appel, ‘I’m Not Here: An exhibition without Francis Alÿs’, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Parra & Romero, ‘I Got A Break Baby………’, Madrid, Spain
Museo Universitario de Arte Contemporáneo, ‘Todo A Nada’, Mexico City, Mexico

2009
Centre d’Art Contemporain, ‘Pourquoi Attendre!’, Geneva, Switzerland
Bass Museum, ‘Where Do We Go From Here: Selections from la Colección Jumex’, Miami, FL
Palazzo delle Arti Napoli, ‘The Impolitical’, Naples Italy
Yvon Lambert, ‘Locus Solus’, Paris, France
Schrin Kunsthalle, ‘Making of Art: The Art World and Its Players’, Frankfurt, Germany
Lismore Castle, ‘United Technologies’, Waterford, Ireland
Fundación Jumex Arte Contemporáneo, ‘Nothigness and Being’, Mexico City, Mexico
Galería OMR, ‘This Is Not an Invitation It’s a Presentation’, Mexico City, Mexico
Yvon Lambert, ‘Espèce d’Espace’, New York NY

2008
Bugada & Cargnel, Cosmic Gallery, ‘Occupancy by more than 6,682,685,387 Persons is Dangerous and Unlawful: Part I’, Paris, France
Museo Nacional de Arte México, ‘La Invención de lo Cotidiano’, Mexico City, Mexico
Centro Cultural Monte Hermoso, ‘Term of Use’, Bilbao, Spain
Cosmic Gallery, ‘The Other Way Around’, Paris, France
Galeria Vermelho, ‘Looks Conceptual’, São Paulo, Brazil
Blow de la Barra, ‘Present’, London, United Kingdom
Galleria Galica, ‘Why is There Something Rather Than Nothing?’ Milan, Italy
Palazzo della Vicaria, ‘LatinoLatino’, Trapani, Italy
Kunsthalle Bern, ‘NOLEFTOVERS’, Berne, Germany

2007
Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Social Sculpture’, Chicago IL
SAFAN, ‘Exhibitions Ruins / Emotional Landscapes’, Reykjavik, Iceland
Centre d’Art Santa Mònica, ‘Clearly Invisible’, Barcelona, Spain
Galerie Baumet Sultana, ‘Vraiment?’, Paris, France
I-20 Gallery, ‘Shallow’, New York NY
Monitor, ‘9 or 10 Works I Used to Like in No Order’, Roma, Italy
La Station, ‘Off Modern’, Nice, France (Travelling Exhibition)

2006
Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, ‘Light/Art’, Santa Barbara CA
Objectif Exhibitions, ‘No negative’, Antwerp, Belgium
Zwirner & Wirth, ‘Yes Bruce Nauman’, New York NY
Schrim Kunsthalle Frankfurt, ‘Nothing’, Frankfurt, Germany
Fundación Jumex Arte Contemporáneo, ‘Esquiador al Fondo del Pozo’, Mexico City, Mexico
Blow de la Barra, ‘The Title as The Curator’s Art Piece’, London, United Kingdom
Bard College, ‘Draw a Straight Line And Follow It’, Annandale-On-Hudson NY
Musée d’Art Moderne et Contemporain, L’Exposition Qui N’existe Pas’, Geneva, Switzerland
Blow de la Barra, ‘The Galleries Show’, Antwerp, Belgium
Fundación Jumex Arte Contemporáneo, ‘Complexities & Heterogeneity’, Mexico City, Mexico
Institute of Contemporary Arts, ‘Beck’s Futures 2006’, London, United Kingdom (Travelling Exhibition)

2005
Kunsthalle Bern, ‘Off Key’, Berne, Switzerland
Tramway, ‘This Peaceful War’, Glasgow, United Kingdom
Objectif Exhibitions, ‘The Final Floor Show’, Antwerp, Belgium
Galería de Arte Mexicano, ‘(Misunderstandings)’, Mexico City, Mexico
Galerija Gregor Podnar, ‘Nothingness’, Ljubljana, Slovenia

2004
The Gallery at Redcat, ‘White Noise’, Los Angeles CA
I-20 Gallery, ‘Rimbaud’, New York NY
Museo de Arte Contemporáneo Monterrey, ‘Solo Los Personajes Cambian’, Monterrey, Mexico
Galerie Eugen Lendl, Palais Wildenstein, ‘Nothingness’, Graz, Austria
Fundación Jumex Arte Contemporáneo, ‘La Colmena’, Mexico City, Mexico

2003
Apexart, ‘To Be Political It Has To Look Nice’, New York NY
Art in General, ‘Me, We’, New York NY
Oficina para Proyectos de Arte, ‘Documento Recuperado’, Guadalajara, Mexico
Lisson Gallery, ‘The Distance Between Me and You’, London, United Kingdom
Prague Biennial 1, Prague, Czech Republic

2002
Art Basel Miami Beach, ‘Sensitive Negotiations’, Miami FL
Ideal House, Gallery 400, ‘Demonstration Room’, Chicago IL
Curaduria Express, S.A.I.S.C., ‘The Art World’s New Darling’, Mexico City, Mexico
M&M Proyectos, ‘PR,02 En Ruta’, San Juan, Puerto Rico
Haus De Kulturen der Welt, ‘Zebra Crossing’, Berlin, Germany
The Independent, Liverpool Biennial, ‘Intergalactic Conversations’, Liverpool, United Kingdom

2001
Museo de Arte Moderno, ‘Tendencias’, Mexico City, Mexico
Programa Art Center, ‘Vanishing City’, Mexico City, Mexico
Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, ‘Las Molestias Son Temporales’, Mexico City, Mexico.
Artsonje Center, ‘La Persistencia de la Imagen’, Seoul, North Korea
Programa Art Center, ‘White Noise, White Silence’, Mexico City, Mexico
Ideal House, NICC, ‘Demonstration Room’, Antwerp, Belgium (Travelling Exhibition)

2000
Angel Row Gallery, ‘Box Project’, Nottingham, United Kingdom
Casa Ideal, Museo Alejandro Otero, ‘Demonstration Room’, Caracas, Venezuela
Ex Teresa Arte Actual, ‘2do Festival de Arte Sonoro’, Mexico City, Mexico
Galería de Arte Mexicano, ‘Promo’, Mexico City, Mexico

1999
Encamera Studios, ‘Bad Photographer’, Mexico City, Mexico
Blind Spot, ‘Art & Idea’, Mexico City, Mexico
Galería de Arte Mexicano, ‘Group Show’, Mexico City, Mexico
Museum of Fine Arts, ‘Myself and My Surroundings’, Montreal, Canada

1998
Art Metropole, ‘Made in Mexico / Made in Venezuela’, Toronto, Canada
Expoarte, ‘Regina 51-3er piso’, Guadalajara, Mexico City, Mexico
Zacatecas #89, ‘Song 2’, Mexico City, Mexico

1997
Art Deposit, ‘Opening Titles’, Mexico City, Mexico
Art Deposit, Exporarte, ‘Documentos’, Guadalajara, Mexico
Museo de Culturas Populares, ‘Situación Culturalemente Correcta’, Mexico City, Mexico
Art Deposit, ‘New Texts from Mexico City’, New York NY

1996
Art Deposit, ‘Enviromex’, Mexico City, Mexico
Museo de Arte Monterrey, ‘3rd Monterrey Bienal’, Monterrey, Mexico
Art Deposit, ‘Signifiers’, Mexico City, Mexico

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