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Josephine Meckseper  1964, DE

Rank (2014): 505 


Josephine Meckseper, Pyromaniac 2
Pyromaniac 2, 2003
The Saatchi Gallery

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Photography, Video, Installation

to top Most exhibitions in:

USA 43
Germany 38
United Kingdom 8
Spain 6

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Artist Rank
Terence Koh  494 10
Julieta Aranda  650 9
Josh Smith  516 9
Paul Chan  243 9

to top Most exhibitions held at:

  Elizabeth Dee Gallery, USA 7
  Galerie Reinhard Hauff, Germany 7
  The Greene Naftali Gallery, USA 5
  Museum on the Seam, Israel 4
  Andrea Rosen Gallery, USA 3

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1964 Born in Lilienthal, NI (DE)

1986 - 1990 Graduate studies, Hochschule der Künste, Berlin

1990 - 1992 MFA, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, California

Lives and works in New York

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 130  Please report missing Information

until 25.5.
   Josephine Meckseper - 2X(I)St - Neuer Aachener Kunstverein, Aachen Send message

until 18.5.
   Between Critique and Absorption - Contemporary Art and Consumer Culture - Haggerty Museum of Art, Milwaukee, WI Send message

until 27.4.
   We Fragment, Collect and Narrate - Mit Werken aus den Sammlungen des FRAC Nord-Pas de Calais und Kunstmuseum Thun - Kunstmuseum Thun, Thun Send message


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   Josephine Meckseper - Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York City, NY

   Josephine Meckseper - American Leg - CAG - Vancouver Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC

   Josephine Meckseper - Timothy Taylor Gallery, London (England)
   JOSEPHINE MECKSEPER - FLAG Art Foundation, New York City, NY

   You Can Leave Your Hat On - Galerie Reinhard Hauff, Stuttgart
   Josephine Meckseper - Elizabeth Dee Gallery, New York City, NY

   Josephine Meckseper - Kunsthalle Münster, Münster
   Josephine Meckseper: Recent Films - Indianapolis Museum of Art - IMA, Indianapolis, IN
   Josephine Meckseper - Glenn Horowitz Bookseller and Art Gallery, East Hampton, NY
   Josephine Meckseper - Blaffer Gallery - The Art Museum of the University of Houston, Houston, TX
   Josephine Meckseper - Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich

   Josephine Meckseper - Elizabeth Dee Gallery, New York City, NY
   Josephine Meckseper - GAK - Gesellschaft für Aktuelle Kunst e.V. Bremen, Bremen

Description  Josephine Meckseper - Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, Stuttgart
   Josephine Meckseper - Galerie Reinhard Hauff, Stuttgart

   Josephine Meckseper - Elizabeth Dee Gallery, New York City, NY
   Josephine Meckseper - White Columns, New York City, NY

   IG-Metall und die künstlichen Paradiese des Politischen - Galerie Reinhard Hauff, Stuttgart

   JOSEPHINE MECKSEPER • "SHINE - oder jedem das seine" - Galerie Reinhard Hauff, Stuttgart


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   surplus living - KM Temporaer, Berlin

   Everyone Carries a Room Inside - Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem
   We Fragment, Collect and Narrate
 - Cultuurcentrum Mechelen, Mechelen
   Spook Rock Road - Galerie Frank Elbaz, Paris
   The Ghost of Architecture: Recent and Promised Gifts - Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
   Also on view - Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York City, NY
   Living with more art. - Galerie Reinhard Hauff, Stuttgart

   Jahresgaben 2012 - Bonner Kunstverein, Bonn
   The Simple Life - Kunstverein Springhornhof, Neuenkirchen
   Common Ground - Gloria Berlin, Berlin
   est. 2002 - Elizabeth Dee Gallery, New York City, NY
   Cultural Production - Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York City, NY

   Zeit zu handeln! - Kunsthalle Krems, Krems
  The Saatchi GalleryGesamtkunstwerk: New Art From Germany - The Saatchi Gallery, London (England) Send message
   Kunst-Stoff - Textilien in der Kunst seit 1960 - Städtische Galerie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
   NY: New Perspectives - Brand New Gallery, Milan
   GESCHMACK – der gute, der schlechte und der wirklich teure - Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Baden-Baden
   Praxis - Elizabeth Dee Gallery, New York City, NY
   A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man - Galerie Reinhard Hauff, Stuttgart
Description and image  Sharjah Biennial 10 - Plot for a Biennial - Sharjah Biennial, Sharjah
   Dear Thick And Thin - Me Contemporary, Copenhagen
   Cover Girl - La Galerie des Galeries Lafayette, Paris

   Painting and Sculpture - Lehmann Maupin, New York City, NY
Description  The right to protest - Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem
   Going International - FLAG Art Foundation, New York City, NY
   Order to see - Galerie Praz-Delavallade - Paris, Paris
   Superfemmes - Rathausgalerie München, Munich
   You're Scripted - Galerie Gabriele Senn, Vienna
   Pervasive Influence: The Mechanical Bride - mocca - Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Toronto, ON
   My Brother, My Killer - Freymond-Guth & Co., Zurich
   The Library of Babel / In and Out of Place - Zabludowicz Collection London, London (England)
   Whitney Biennial 2010 - Whitney Biennial, New York City, NY
   FAX - Para/Site Art Space, Hong Kong, SAR
   Defending Our Values (Lightbox/The Module) - Kunstraum Innsbruck, Innsbruck
   HomeLessHome - Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem
   FAX - Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA

Description and works of art CCA AndratxDefending our Values - (Lightbox/The Module) - CCA Andratx, Andratx Send message
Description  FAX - Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Description  Dance in My Experience - Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen, Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf
   1989 - 1. Abschnitt - Villa Schöningen, Potsdam
Description  Morality - Act I: Beautiful from Every Point of View - Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam
   1989. Ende der Geschichte oder Beginn der Zukunft? - Kunsthalle Wien (Museumsquartier), Vienna
   Learn to Read Art: A History of Printed Matter - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
Description and image  FAX - - Contemporary Museum, Baltimore, Baltimore, MD (closed, 2012)
Description and image Badischer KunstvereinLEARN TO READ ART: A History of Printed Matter - Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe Send message
   NARCOTICA - - Galerie Im Regierungsviertel - Forgotten Bar, Berlin (closed)
Description and image  Living Together. Estrategias para la convivencia - MARCO Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo, Vigo
   Extended. Sammlung Landesbank Baden-Württemberg - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
   FAX - The Drawing Center, New York City, NY
   bildschön. Schönheitskult in der aktuellen Kunst - Städtische Galerie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
   MAN SON 1969. Vom Schrecken der Situation - Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg
   Living Together - Centro Cultural Montehermoso, Vitoria-Gasteiz

Description and image  Prospect.1 New Orleans - Prospect New Orleans, New Orleans, LA
   Common Affairs - Neue Galerie Graz - Universalmuseum Joanneum, Graz
   asking we walk, voices of resistance - Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen
   Business as Usual - Museum of Contemporay Art Detroit, Detroit, MI
   New Photography 2008: Josephine Meckseper and Mikhael Subotzky - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
   That Was Then...This Is Now - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
   Walls in The Street - Muzej savremene umetnosti Beograd, Belgrade
   Vertrautes Terrain – Aktuelle Kunst in und über Deutschland - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe

   New York States of Mind - Queens Museum of Art (QMA), New York City, NY
   Fit To Print: Printed Media In Collage - Gagosian Gallery , New York City, NY
   Bare Life - Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem
   Nouvelles acquisitions / Volet 1 - FRAC - Nord-Pas de Calais, Dunkerque
  The Saatchi GalleryUSA Today - The Saatchi Gallery, London (England) Send message
   USA Today: New American Art from The Saatchi Gallery - The State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg
   Hängung # 1 - Fotografie - Sammlung Alison & Peter W. Klein, Eberdingen-Nussdorf
  Centro de Arte Moderna - CAM -  Fundação Calouste GulbenkianAn Atlas of Events - Centro de Arte Moderna - CAM - Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon Send message
   Brave New Worlds - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
   When We Build, Let Us Think That We Build Forever - BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead (England)
   New York - States of Mind - Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin
   Rendición Extraordinaria - Nogueras Blanchard, Barcelona
   2 Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art - Moscow Biennale of contemporary art, Moscow

   Media Burn - Tate Modern, London (England)
   Adrian Piper, Eric Baudelaire, Josephine Meckseper and Wayne Gonzales - Elizabeth Dee Gallery, New York City, NY
   2° Bienal Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo de Sevilla - BIACS - Fundación Bienal Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo de Sevilla, Sevilla
   USA Today - Royal Academy of Arts, London (England)
   Big City Lab - Nymphius Projekte Berlin, Berlin
   Cooling Out - Zur paradoxie des Feminismus - Halle für Kunst e.V., Lüneburg
   Cooling Out - on the paradox of feminism - Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork
   Cooling Out - on the paradox of feminism - Kunsthaus Baselland, Basel
   Two Friends and So On - Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York City, NY
Description  Globos Sonda - Musac - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León, Léon
   Stephen Andrews, Marc Handelman, Josephine Meckseper, Tom Molloy, Steve Mumford, Barbara Pollack - Rubicon Gallery, Dublin
Description and image  Whitney Biennial 2006 - Day for Night - Whitney Biennial, New York City, NY

   Schwarz Brot Gold - Oldenburger Kunstverein, Oldenburg
Description  8e Biennale de Lyon - Expérience de la durée - Experiencing Duration - La Biennale de Lyon, Lyon
   Bonds of Love - John Connelly Presents (JCP), New York City, NY
   Girls on film - - Zwirner & Wirth, New York City, NY (closed, 2009)

   twinkle, twinkle - Galerie Reinhard Hauff, Stuttgart
   Heimweh - Young German Art - Haunch of Venison - London, London (England)
Description and image  The Future Has a Silver Lining - Genealogies of Glamour - Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich
   Dresscode - Kunstverein Neuhausen e.V, Neuhausen/Fildern
   American Idyll - The Greene Naftali Gallery, New York City, NY

   fuckin' trendy - Kunsthalle Nürnberg, Nuremberg
   In The Public Domain - The Greene Naftali Gallery, New York City, NY
   nation - Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt/Main
   Bernard Kahrmann, Josephine Meckseper and Christoph Steinmeyer - Elizabeth Dee Gallery, New York City, NY
   Growing Up Absurd - Felix Ringel Galerie, Dusseldorf
   Growing Up Absurd - - Post, Los Angeles, CA (closed)

   good vibrations - Philip Argent, Marcy Freedman, Heribert Friedl, Josephine Meck - - Projektraum Jette Rudolph, Berlin (closed, 2004)

   Grok Terence McKenna Dead - Feature Inc, New York City, NY

   Overflow - D'Amelio Terras, New York City, NY
   Free Coke - The Greene Naftali Gallery, New York City, NY

   Super Freaks; Post Pop & the New Generation - The Greene Naftali Gallery, New York City, NY

   Summer Group Show - The Greene Naftali Gallery, New York City, NY
   Tendenzen im Schatten der Stadtplanung - Stiftung Starke, Berlin


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ARNDTARNDT, Berlin  eMail
 Galerie Reinhard Hauff, Stuttgart

United Kingdom

 Timothy Taylor Gallery, London (England)


 Elizabeth Dee Gallery, New York City, NY
 Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York City, NY


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 FRAC - Nord-Pas de Calais, Dunkerque


 Sammlung Alison & Peter W. Klein, Eberdingen-Nussdorf

United Kingdom

www.saatchigallery.comThe Saatchi Gallery, London (England) eMail
 Zabludowicz Collection London, London (England)


 Perez Art Museum Miami - PAMM, Miami, FL


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