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Catatumbo I, 2015, inkjet print, 27 1/2 x 18 1/4 in.
Catatumbo I, 2015, inkjet print, 27 1/2 x 18 1/4 in.
Landscape Painting (Desert + Jungle), 2015, 2-channel video projection, Desert TRT: 28 min. Jungle TRT: 23 min.
Landscape Painting (Desert + Jungle), 2015, 2-channel video projection, Desert TRT: 28 min. Jungle TRT: 23 min.
Landscape Painting (Desert), 2015, inkjet print, 63 x 102 in.
Landscape Painting (Desert), 2015, inkjet print, 63 x 102 in.
Boulder II, 2017, hollowed boulder, carbon fibers, sandbag, concrete, 63 x 35 3/8 x 23 5/8 in.
Boulder II, 2017, hollowed boulder, carbon fibers, sandbag, concrete, 63 x 35 3/8 x 23 5/8 in.
Landscape Painting (Jungle), 2015, inkjet print, 61 3/4 x 43 1/4 in.
Landscape Painting (Jungle), 2015, inkjet print, 61 3/4 x 43 1/4 in.
Egocentric System, 2015, Art Basel Unlimited
Egocentric System, 2015, Art Basel Unlimited
 Jungle, 2014, black and white photgraph on photo rag ultra smooth, wooden frame with graphite finish, 39 1/3 x 71 in.
Jungle, 2014, black and white photgraph on photo rag ultra smooth, wooden frame with graphite finish, 39 1/3 x 71 in.
Clockwork (Vienna), 2014, mixed media, dimensions variable
Clockwork (Vienna), 2014, mixed media, dimensions variable
Public Face II, 2010, steel and neon tubes, diameter 315 in.
Public Face II, 2010, steel and neon tubes, diameter 315 in.
Punishment, 2011 - 2012
Punishment, 2011 - 2012

1983 Born in Breisach am Rhein, Germany

 

The artist lives and works in Berlin, Germany

 

 

Education

 

2007 —  

MFA, Hunter College, New York, NY

 

2005 —  

Visual Communication, UdK Berlin, Berlin, Germany

 

 

 

 

 

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Selected Solo Exhibtions

 

2019 —

Die Mimik der Thetys, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France (forthcoming)

 

2018-2019 —

PUBLIC FACE, with Benjamin Maus and Richard Wilhelmer, Kibbelsteg Bridge, Hamburg Germany

Julian Charrière and Julius von Bismarck: I'm afraid I must ask you to leave, Kunstpalais Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany

 

2018 —

Immer noch der Lauf der Dinge, alexander levy, Berlin, Germany

I’m afraid I must ask you to leave, Julian Charrière + Julius von BismarckKunstpalais Erlangen, Germany

 

2017 —

Gewaltenteilung, Städtische Galerie, Wolfsburg, Germany

Good Weather, Marlborough Contemporary, New York, NY

Talking to Thunder, Sies + Hoke, Dusseldorf, Germany

 

2016 —

Approximately 3 Dimensions, Alexander Levy, Berlin, Germany

 

2015 —

Tiere sind dumm und Pflanzen noch viel dummer/Animals are Stupid and Plants are Dumber, Kunstverein Goettingen, Gottingen, Germany

Landscape Painting, Marlborough Chelsea, New York, NY

 

2014 —

History Apparatus, Kunstverein Arnsberg, Arnsberg, Germany

 

2013 —

Unfall am Mittelpunkt Deutschlands, Alexander Levy, Berlin, Germany

Les bêtes sont bêtes et les plantes le sont encore plus, Galerie Ilka Bree, Bordeaux, France

IMO Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

 

2012 —

Punishment I, Alexander Levy, Berlin, Germany

LE DICTATEUR: These Peanuts are Bullets, Family Business, New York, NY

Off Limits with Santiago Sierra, PHotoEspaña, Madrid, Spain

 

2011 —

5 Minute Museum, Eindhoven, Netherlands

 

2009 —

Kapelica Gallery, Ljubljana, Slovenia

 

 

Selected Group Exhibtions

 

2018-2019 —

Entangle: Physics and the Artistic Imagination, Bildmuseet, Umeå, Sweden

 

2018 —

Entfesselte Natur – Das Bild der Katastrophe seit 1600, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Germany

Swiss Institute Presents: Objects in Mirror Might Be Closer Than They Appear, Julian Charrière and Julius von Bismarck

November, Haus am Lützowplatz, Berlin, Germany

Inside Ecologies, Weltkunstzimmer, Düsseldorf, Germany
Im Zweifel für den Zweifel, NRW Forum, Düsseldorf, Germany
Power to the People, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany
Räumlichkeiten, Kunstwerk – Sammlung Klein, Eberdingen-Nussdorf, Germany

KUNSTSAELE Berlin, Germany

 

2017-2018 —

Beobachtung, Dittrich & Schlechtriem, Berlin, Germany

 

2017 —

Antarctic Biennale, Antarctic and Antarctic Pavilion, Venice, Italy
KULT! Legenden, Stars und Bildikonen, Zeppelin Museum, Friedrichshafen, Germany
Small – an exploration of miniature, SEXAUER Gallery, Berlin, Germany
Unter Waffen. Fire & Forget 2, Museum Angewandte Kunst, Frankfurt, Germany
Citynature: Vilnius and Beyond, National Gallery of Art, Vilnius, Lithuania
PRODUKTION. made in germany drei , Sprengel Museum, Hanover, Germany
Santiago Sierra. Mea Culpa, PAC Padiglione d’Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy
NACH DER NATUR – Material, Form, Struktur, Museum Sinclair-Haus, Bad Homburg, Germany

Art Düsseldorf, Marlborough Contemporary, Düsseldorf, Germany

Home Is Not a Place, German Embassy, London, U.K.

The Armory Show, Marlborough Contemporary, New York, NY

 

2016 —

Object In Mirror Might Be Closer Than They Appear, Villa Bernasconi, Geneva

5th Moscow Biennale for Young Art, Moscow, Russia

Art Cologne - Solo Booth, Cologne, Germany

In Space No One Can Hear You Laugh, Galleria Giovanni Bonelli, Milan, Italy

Desert Now, Steve Turner, Los Angeles, CA

Über die Unmöglichkeit des Seins, Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna, Austria

New Contemporaries, Alexander Levy, Berlin, Germany

 

2015 —

Egocentric system, Art Basel Unlimited, Basel, Switzerland

OPENING ON THE FOAM, Schloss Sacrow, Potsdam, Germany
Art Basel Unlimited, Basel, Switzerland
In the Land of the Blind The One Eyed Man Loses Sight, Dittrich & Schlechtriem, Berlin, Germany
Galerie Knust Kunz , Munich, Germany
Welcome to the Jungle, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
The Future of Memory, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria,
INVENTO / AS REVOLUCOES QUE NOS INVENTARAM, OCA Parque Ibirapuera, São Paulo, Brazil
Stranger than Paradise, Sies + Höke, Düsseldorf, Germany
ZONA MACO, with Julian Charrière, Mexico City, Mexico
Beuys ohne Hut – Karin Székessy fotografiert Künstler, Horst-Janssen-Museum, Oldenburg, Germany
Fire and Forget on Violence, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
Group Show V, alexander levy, Berlin, Germany
8th Momentum Nordic Biennial of Contemporary Art, Moss, Norway
Höhenrausch Das Geheimnis der Vögel – Mystery of Birds, Ok-centrum, Linz, Austria

 

2014 —

Pencil / Line / Eraser, Carroll / Fletcher, London, UK
Der schwarze Hund, Gesellschaft der Freunde junger Kunst, Baden Baden, Germany
Lichtwark revisited Künstler sehen Hamburg, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany
Treasure of Lima: A Buried Exhibition, Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary Academy, Cocos Island, Costa Rica
ONE PLACE NEXT TO ANOTHER, Winzavod Centre for Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia
mira mira Neue Jahresgaben, Kunstverein Arnsberg, Arnsberg, Germany
I CAN’T CONTROL MYSELF, Kunstverein Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany
CLOCKWORK, Oben, Vienna, Austria
Future Nows Festival, Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin, Germany
ONE TORINO: SHIT AND DIE, Palazzo Cavour, Torino, Italy
5th annual exhibition of hybrid art, VDNKh, Optika Pavilion, Moscow, Russia
Die Eigenheit der Dinge, Franz Josefs Kai 3, Vienna, Austria
Screening – Julius von Bismarck | Fabian Knecht | S.T. Paul, alexander levy, Berlin, Germany

Shit and Die, Palazzo Cavour, Torino, Italy

 

2013 —

Un homme juste est quand meme un homme mort, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France

Berlin Status II, Kunsthaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany

Ich bin dein Nachbar, Bromer Art Collection, Roggwill, Switzerland

Public Abstraction Private Construction VI VII, Kunstverein, Arnsberg, Germany

TEA, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Taichung, Taiwan

Berlin Masters, Galerie ARNDT, Berlin, Germany

lets invent a language to narrate my story, Dienstgebäude, Zurich, Switzerland

 

2012 —

These Peanuts are Bullets, Family Business, New York, NY

Syabi, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan

Glasauge, ifrex, Berlin, Germany

Raum #6, Zurich, Switzerland

Weltaustellung, Flughafen Tempelhof, Berlin, Germany

Life Clock, Den Frie center of contemporary art, Copenhagen, Denmark

Cyberarts 12, OK Center for Contemporary Art, Linz, Austria

handlungsbereitschaft, Skizze einer Generation am Ende der Geschichte, Berlin, Germany

Venice Architecture Biennale, Venice, Italy

Addis Fotofest, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Raumtrigger, St. Petersburg, Russia

 

2011 —

Principia – Rooms and Substances of the Next Arts, Solares delle Arti, Milan, Italy

Electron Festival, Geneva, Switzerland

piece de resistance, Mediamatic, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Almost Cinema, Vooruit, Ghent, Belgium

Seeing/Knowing, Gund Gallery at Kenyon College, Gambier, OH

URO, IMO Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

 

2010 —

Reflective Interventions, Gallery Art Claim Impulse, Berlin, Germany

ARCO, Madrid, Spain

Transmediale 2010, Berlin, Germany

Electrified 02, SMAK, Ghent, Belgium

lets start to implement little errors, Institut fu?r Raumexperimente, Berlin, Germany

Agents and Provocateurs, Hartware Medien Kunstverein, Dortmund, Germany

Persistance of Vision, FACT, Liverpool, U.K.

Provinz, Provinz, Lindau, Germany

Stadt am Rande, Today Arte Museum, Beijing, China

Geist III, Berlin, Germany

Schift, Basel, Switzerland

Persistance of Vision, Kunsthallen Nikolaj, Copenhagen, Denmark

 

2009 —

Japan Media Arts Festival 09, Tokyo, Japan

Artefact - BEHIND THE IMAGE | THE IMAGE BEHIND, Stuk Kunstencentrum, Leuven, Belgium

Pixelache 09: Kiasma, Museum of Modern Art, Helsinki, Finland

Bilderschlachten, European Media Art Festival, Museum für Industriekultur, Osnabrück,

Germany

Image Fulgarator, Kapelica Gallery, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Geist, Berlin, Germany

Cyberarts 09, OK Center for Contemporary Art, Linz, Austria

Agents & Provocateurs, Institute of Contemporary Art, Dunaujvaros, Hungary

Illustrative 09, Berlin, Germany

Fotofolgen, HFBK, Hamburg, Germany

Mediascot, Edinburgh, Netherlands

UM Festival, Lisbon, Portugal

 

2008 —

Pixelache 08: Kiasma, Museum of Modern Art, Helsinki, Finland

Cyberarts 08, OK Center for Contemporary Art, Linz, Austria

Medienfassaden Festival 08, Berlin, Germany

Social Intervention, Gallery Sangsangmadang, Seoul, Korea

 

 

Awards

 

2017 —

Art Prize of the City of Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany

 

2013 —

IBB Photography Award, Berlin, Germany

 

2011 —

Prix aec Collide@CERN, Linz, Austria

 

2010 —

Beep Electronic Art Award, Spain

 

2009 —

Prix Ars Electronica, Perpetual Storytelling Apparatus, Austria

 

2008 —

Prix Ars Electronica, Golden Nica and Image Fulgurator, Austria

 

 

Selected Performances

 

2012 —

Space Beyond Me, Universite Paris 8, Paris, France

 

2011 —

Image Fulgurator and the Perpetual Storytelling Apparatus, impakt, Utrecht, Netherlands

Trendtag Fotographie, TGM, München, Germany

Kackwald, Nation of Gondwana, Germany

Handlungsbereitschaft, Skizze einer Generation am Ende der Geschichte, Berlin, Germany

Index, Cabaret Voltaire, Zurich, Switzerland

 

2009 —

The Infuancers, Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona, Spain

My Map Is Not Your Map, Arteleku, San Sebastian, Spain

Beeldfestival, Rotterdam, Netherlands

 

2008 —

HU-Berlin, Institut für Physik, Quantenoptik, Germany