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Gustav Metzger 1926, DE

Rank (2015): 566 +

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 119

    Future group exhibitions 1

    from 06 Feb 2015
    Rideaux / Blinds - IAC - Institut d'art contemporain Villeurbanne/Rhône-Alpes, Villeurbanne

    Ongoing group exhibitions 2

    until 21 Feb 2015
    Histories of the Post-Digital: 1960s and 1970s Media Art Snapshots - Akbank Art Center, Istanbul
    until 15 Feb 2015
    Damage Control - Art and Destruction Since 1950 - Kunsthaus Graz, Graz

    Solo shows 20

    2014
    Gustav Metzger - Lift Off! - Kettle's Yard, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
    Gustav Metzger: Testimony and Action - Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv
    2013
    Gustav Metzger - Years without Art - Morat - Institut für Kunst und Kunstwissenschaft, Freiburg
    Gustav Metzger - Musée d'Art Contemporain Lyon, Lyon
    2011
    Gustav Metzger - Centre d’art contemporain de Quimper - le Quartier, Quimper
    Gustav Metzger: Historic Photographs - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
    2010
    Gustav Metzger - Decenni: 1959 - 2009 - Galleria Civica di Trento, Trento
    gustav metzger - strampelde bäumf / mirror trees - Haus der Kunst München, Munich
    Gustav Metzger : Décennies 1959-2009 - Musée Départemental d'Art Contemporain de Rochechouart, Rochechouart
    2009
    Gustav Metzger: Decades 1959–2009 - Serpentine Gallery, London
    2007
    Gustav Metzger. Modelle - Westfälischer Kunstverein, Münster
    Gustav Metzger Works 1995–2007 - Zacheta - National Gallery of Art, Warsaw
    2006
    Gustav Metzger - Lunds konsthall, Lund
    Gustav Metzger - In Memoriam: New Works - Kunsthalle Basel, Basel
    2005
    Gustav Metzger - CUBITT, London
    Gustav Metzger - Geschichte Geschichte - Generali Foundation, Vienna
    2003
    Gustav Metzger - t1+2 artspace, London
    1999
    Gustav Metzger - Ein Schnitt entlang der Zeit - Kunsthalle Nürnberg, Nuremberg
    1997
    Gustav Metzger - kunstraum muenchen, Munich
    1972
    Gustav Metzger: Executive Profile Exhibition - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London

    Group shows 99

    2014
    Anthropocène Monument - les Abattoirs - FRAC Midi-Pyrénées, Toulouse
    Allegory of the Cave Painting - Extra City Kunsthal, Antwerp
    Damage Control - MUDAM - Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg
    Proudly Presenting: Sammlung Generali Foundation - Museum der Moderne, Salzburg
    Somewhat Abstract - Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham
    Arena - Center of Contemporary Art Znaki Czasu - CoCA, Torun
    Annals of the Twenty-Ninth Century - Wysing Arts Centre, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
    2013
    Null Object: Gustav Metzger thinks about nothing - Ruskin Gallery - Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
    Damage Control - Art and Destruction Since 1950 - Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC
    Exploding Utopia - LGLondon, London
    You Are The Company In Which You Keep - Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art, Sunderland
    Mandala Mental - Museo Universitario de Arte Contemporáneo - MUAC, Mexico City
    V22 Collection Show - V22, London
    In The Heart Of The Country - The Collection Of The Museum Of Modern Art In Warsaw - Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw, Warsaw
    Bon Travail - Argos, Brussels
    Une exposition parlée - Jeu de Paume, Paris
    Destroy the Picture: Painting the Void, 1949–1962 - Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA), Chicago, IL
    Mass Media / Media Mess - Christine König Galerie, Vienna
    Gustav Metzger / Gerhard Rühm - Mass Media / Media Mess - Christine König Galerie, Vienna
    2012
    Jahresgaben 2012 - kunstraum muenchen, Munich
    Artandpress Kunst. Wahrheit. Wirklichkeit. - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
    Abstracción Y Movimiento - Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo (CAAC), Sevilla
    The Nature Of Disappearance: Part 2 - Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York City, NY
    Documenta (13) - Documenta, Kassel
    Ein Wunsch bleibt immer übrig - Ludwig Museum im Deutschherrenhaus, Koblenz
    Making History - Museum für Moderne Kunst (MMK), Frankfurt/Main
    Plus de Croissance: Un Capitalisme Idéal ... - La Ferme du buisson - centre d'art et de curiosités culturelles, Noisiel
    Artandpress - Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin
    Printed in Norfolk: Coracle Publications 1989-2012 - The Gallery at Norwich University , Norwich
    Irmavep Club, Chapitre IV et V - Musée Départemental d'Art Contemporain de Rochechouart, Rochechouart
    2011
    Eyes Looping for a Head to Inhabit - ms - Muzeum Sztuki Lodz, Lodz
    Produced by Migros - Sammlung migros museum für gegenwartskunst - Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel
    Curators' Series #4. Studies for an Exhibition - The David Roberts Art Foundation, London
    29ª Bienal de São Paulo - Selected Works - Palacio das Artes , Belo Horizonte, MG
    2010
    29° Bienal de São Paulo - Bienal de Sao Paulo, São Paulo
    8th Gwangju Biennale - 10,000 Lives - Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju
    XIV Biennale Internazionale di Scultura di Carrara - Biennale di Sculture di Carrara, Carrara
    ... avant il n’y avait rien, après on va pouvoir faire mieux. - Circuit, Lausanne
    Collection - Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich
    Une exposition (du) sensible - Centre d’art contemporain la Synagogue de Delme, Delme
    La revanche de l'archive photographique - Centre de la photographie, Geneva
    Klimakapseln. Überlebensbedingungen in der Katastrophe - MKG - Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg, Hamburg
    I'm Not Here. An Exhibition Without Francis Alÿs - de Appel arts centre, Amsterdam
    Modernologies - Contemporary Artists Researching Modernity and Modernism - Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw, Warsaw
    2009
    Going to Market - Henie Onstad Art Centre, Høvikodden
    Modernologies - Museu d´Art Contemporani de Barcelona - MACBA, Barcelona
    Hello Goodbye Thank You, Again - castillo/corrales, Paris
    On the Tectonics of History - International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP), New York City, NY
    Moralische Fantasien - Museum Morsbroich, Leverkusen
    Tate Triennial 2009 - Altermodern - Tate Triennial, London
    2008
    Manifesto Marathon - Serpentine Gallery, London
    Yokohama Triennale 2008 - Time Crevasse - Yokohama Triennale, Yokohama
    Moralische Fantasien - Künstlerische Strategien in Zusammenhang mit der Klimaerwärmung - Kunstmuseum des Kantons Thurgau, Warth
    Experiment Marathon Reykjavik - Listasafn Reykjavikur - Reykjavík Art Museum, Reykjavik
    Old News 4 - Midway Contemporary Art, Minneapolis, MN
    Biennale Cuvée - OK Offenes Kulturhaus OÖ, Linz
    bit international. [Nove] tendencije | Computer und visuelle Forschung | Zagreb 1961–1973 - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
    Paul McCarthy´s Low Life Slow Life: Part 1 - CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, CA
    Self-Cancellation - Beaconsfield, Beaconsfield
    2007
    Performa 07 - The Second Biennial of New Visual Art Performance - Performa, New York City, NY
    skulptur projekte münster 07 - Skulptur Projekte Münster, Münster
    SAMMLUNG - Generali Foundation, Vienna
    bit international – [Nove] Tendencije - Neue Galerie Graz - Universalmuseum Joanneum, Graz
    8th Sharjah Biennial - Sharjah Biennial, Sharjah
    Ruins / Emotional Landscapes - Safn, Reykjavik
    For a Special Place: Documents and Works from the Generali Foundation Collection - Austrian Cultural Forum New York, New York City, NY
    The Evil Part 2: Pop & Politics - Galerie Gebr. Lehmann - Dresden, Dresden
    The Evil - Part I - Galerie Gebr. Lehmann - Dresden, Dresden
    2006
    Gustav Metzger/Eva Weinmayr – 2006 - kunstraum muenchen, Munich
    MERZ - Magazin4 - Bregenzer Kunstverein, Bregenz
    2005
    Zur Tektonik der Geschichte - Forum Stadtpark, Graz
    III Bienal de Valencia - Agua sin ti no soy - Bienal de Valencia, Valencia
    Summer of Love Art of the Psychedelic Era - Tate Liverpool, Liverpool
    2004
    Art & the 60's: This was Tomorrow - Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, Birmingham
    Artists' Favourites - act II - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London
    Art and the 60s - This was Tomorrow - Tate Britain, London
    2003
    Signatures of the Invisible - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
    Zona People 1974-1985 Non profit art space - Firenze - Mamco - musée d´art moderne et contemporain, Geneva
    50th International Art Exhibition Venice Biennale / Biennale di Venezia - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
    Independence - SLG South London Gallery, London
    2002
    Assinaturas do Invisivel - Signatures of the Invisible - Centro de Arte Moderna - CAM - Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon
    Signatures of the Invisible - Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon
    St. Petrischnee - Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich
    Iconoclash - Jenseits der Bilderkriege in Wissenschaft, Religion und Kunst - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
    Signatures of the Invisible - CECCH - Centre d'édition contemporaine - Genève, Geneva
    Signatures of the Invisible - Centre d'Art Contemporain Geneve, Geneva
    2001
    Signatures of the Invisible - Complesso del Vittoriano, Rome
    Signatures of the Invisible - The Old Truman Brewery, London
    Look Out - Pitzhanger Manor House & Gallery, London
    1999
    "Dream City"-ein Münchener Gemeinschaftsprojekt - Kunstverein München, Munich
    out of actions - Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo (MOT), Tokyo
    Deep Storage – Arsenale der Erinnerung - Museum Kunstpalast, Dusseldorf
    1998
    Deep Storage: The Arsenal of Memory - Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
    Arte y acción - Museu d´Art Contemporani de Barcelona - MACBA, Barcelona
    out of actions - Aktionismus, Body Art & Performances 1949-1979 - MAK - Museum für Angewandte Kunst, Vienna
    Out of Actions: Between Performance and the Object, 1949-1979 - The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, Los Angeles, CA
    1974
    Art Into Society: 7 German artists - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London
    Art into society - society into art: seven German artists - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London
    1972
    documenta 5 - Documenta, Kassel

    Collections 5

    France
    FRAC - Champagne-Ardenne, Reims
    Poland
    Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw, Warsaw
    Switzerland
    Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich
    USA
    MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
    United Kingdom
    Tate Britain, London
    Last update: 12 Jan 2015

    Video Links

    www.vernissage.tv 29 Jan 2006

    Gustav Metzger / In Memoriam / Kunsthalle Basel
    Gustav Metzger / In Memoriam / Kunsthalle Basel
    VernissageTV, Basel