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Kai Althoff  1966, DE

Rank (2015): 2347 – 


Kai Althoff, Winter
Winter, 2002
The Saatchi Gallery

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Germany 41
USA 34
United Kingdom 10
Switzerland 4
Austria 4

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Artist Rank
Martin Kippenberger  37 23
Cosima von Bonin  717 20
Mike Kelley  29 19
Albert Oehlen  139 18

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  Galerie NEU, Germany 6
  Gladstone Gallery - New York, USA 4
  Greene Naftali, USA 3
  Galerie Nagel Draxler, Germany 3

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1966 Born in Cologne (DE)

Lives and works in Cologne (DE)
Cologne (DE)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 118  Please report missing Information

until 30.4.2016
   Painting 2.0: Malerei Im Informationszeitalter - Museum Brandhorst, Munich Send message

until 31.12.
   Interstellar - Galerie Isabella Bortolozzi, Berlin Send message

until 5.12.
   Body Shop - Michael Werner Gallery - London, London Send message


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   Kai Althoff - Michael Werner Gallery - London, London

   Kai Althoff  - Southend Central Library, Southend-on-Sea, Essex
   Kai Althoff - Punkt, Absatz, Blümli (period, paragraph, Blümli) - Gladstone Gallery - New York - 24th Street, New York City, NY

   Kai Althoff - Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC

   Kai Althoff - Kunsthalle Zürich, Zurich

Description  Kai Althoff: Kai Kein Respekt (Kai No Respect) - Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA), Chicago, IL
   IMMO - Simultanhalle, Cologne
Description and image  Kai Althoff - ICA - Institute of Contemporary ArtBoston, Boston, MA

   Kai Althoff - Anton Kern Gallery, New York City, NY
   Kai Althoff - Aus Dir - Galerie Daniel Buchholz - Köln, Cologne

   Hau ab Du Scheusal - Galerie NEU, Berlin

   Kai Althoff "Ein noch zu weiches Gewese der Urian Bündner" - Galerie Christian Nagel - Köln, Cologne
   Kai Althoff - Galerie Gabriele Senn, Vienna

   Reflux Lux - Galerie NEU, Berlin

   Kai Althoff - Anton Kern Gallery, New York City, NY
   Kai Althoff: In search of Eulenkippstadt - Corvi-Mora, London

   Kai Althoff - Galerie Christian Nagel - Köln, Cologne


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Description and image Kunsthalle DüsseldorfAva­tar und Ata­vis­mus - Outside der Avant­gar­de - Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf Send message
   Drawings from the Ringier Collection Chapter I - Villa Flora Winterthur - Sammlung Hahnloser, Winterthur
Description and image Gesso ArtspacePrinted Matters - Gesso Artspace, Vienna Send message

   A Place Like This - Kunsthaus Glarus, Glarus
   20 Years Galerie Neu - Galerie NEU, Berlin

Description and image  The System of Objects - Deste Foundation -, Athens

   The Castle in the Air. Séance of Imagination - Centrum Kultury Zamek, Poznan
   Alptraum - Green Papaya Art Projects, Quezon City
   Whitney Biennial 2012 - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
   Alptraum - Goethe-Institut Johannesburg, Johannesburg

   Germany Is Your America - Broadway 1602, New York City, NY
   Invitation to the Voyage” - Algus Greenspon, New York City, NY
   Perfect Man II - White Columns, New York City, NY
   iALPTRAUM! - Blank Projects, Cape Town
   Works on Paper - ACME, Los Angeles, CA
   The Phantasm - Foxy Production, New York City, NY
   Alptraum! - The Company, Los Angeles, CA
   Compass - Drawings from the Museum of Modern Art New York - Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin
   ¡ALPTRAUM! - Washington D.C., London, Berlin, Los Angeles, Kapstadt - Projektraum Deutscher Künstlerbund, Berlin
Description  ALPTRAUM / NIGHTMARE - Cell Project Space, London

   ALPTRAUM - Transformer, Washington, DC
   James Ensor - Hareng Saur: Ensor et l'art contemporain - SMAK Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Ghent
   Compass in hand. Selección de la Colección de dibujo contemporáneo de la Fundación Judith Rothschild - IVAM - Institut Valencià d'Art Modern, Valencia
   Beyond/In Western New York 2010: Alternating Currents - Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
   Mehr Teppich / More Carpets - Galerie Isabella Bortolozzi, Berlin
   collection privée - l'art que j'aime - Galerie Gabriele Senn, Vienna

Description and image  MESSIAHS - MODEM Centre for Modern and Contemporary Arts, Debrecen
   Marzlive - Marz Galeria, Lisbon
   Mapping the Studio: Artists from the Francois Pinault Collection - Palazzo Grassi - Francois Pinault Foundation, Venice
Description and image  SECHZIG JAHRE. SECHZIG WERKE. Kunst aus der Bundesrepublik Deutschland - Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin
   Compass in Hand: Selections from The Judith Rothschild Foundation Contemporary Drawings Collection - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
   Kai Althoff & Erin Allen, Justin Beal and Lisa Williamson - ACME, Los Angeles, CA

Description  Archeology of Mind - Kuntsi Museum of Modern Art, Vaasa
   Sympathy for the Devil: Art and Rock and Roll Since 1967 - Musée d´art contemporain de Montréal, Montreal, QC
   Painting Now and Forever Part II - The Greene Naftali Gallery, New York City, NY
   Paul Thek: Werkschau im Kontext zeitgenössischer Kunst - Sammlung Falckenberg, Hamburg
   Blasted Allegories - Werke aus der Sammlung Ringier - Kunstmuseum Luzern, Lucerne
   Life on Mars, the 55th Carnegie International - Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburg, PA

   Makers and Modelers: Works in Ceramic - Gladstone Gallery - New York - 24th Street, New York City, NY
   Accumulations - ICA - Institute of Contemporary ArtBoston, Boston, MA
Description  Genesis I´m Sorry - The Greene Naftali Gallery, New York City, NY
   Kai Althoff & Nick Z. - We Are Better Friends For It - Gladstone Gallery - New York - 24th Street, New York City, NY
   Affinities - - Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin (closed, 2013)
   Kai Althoff, Cosima von Bonin, Jan Timme - Kunstraum Grässlin, St. Georgen

   Music is a Better Noise - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
   Heart of Darkness - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
   Terrain Vague - Wheely - Bonner Kunstverein, Bonn
   Make Your Own Life - Artists In and Out of Cologne - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Art - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Description  4. Berlin Biennale für Zeitgenössische Kunst - berlin biennale für zeitgenössische kunst, Berlin
   Optik Schröder - Werke aus der Sammlung Alexander Schröder - Kunstverein Braunschweig, Braunschweig
   Painting in Tongues - The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, Los Angeles, CA
   ‘The Triumph of Painting’ from the Saatchi collection - Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds

   GREATER THAN THE SUM: Selections from the Craig Robins Collection of Contemporary Art - Mofa - Florida State University Museum of Fine Arts, Tallahassee, FL
   Kai Althoff / Lutz Braun - ACME, Los Angeles, CA
   Nolens Volens, 10 Jahre Galerie Neu - Galerie NEU, Berlin
Description and works of art The Saatchi GalleryThe Triumph of Painting - Part 2 - The Saatchi Gallery, London Send message

   Huts - The Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin
   Actionbutton - The State Russian Museum - Benois Wing, St. Petersburg
   actionbutton - The State Russian Museum - Marble Palace, St. Petersburg
   The Pattern Playback - - The Moore Space, Miami, FL (closed, 2008)
   From Aural Sculpture to sound by Ink - Art:Concept, Paris
   She´s Come Undone - Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York City, NY
   Abel Auer, Robert Elfgen, Armin Krämer, Kai Althoff - Corvi-Mora, London
   Sans Soleil - Galerie NEU, Berlin

   In The Public Domain - The Greene Naftali Gallery, New York City, NY
   hands up, baby, hands up! - Oldenburger Kunstverein, Oldenburg
   Nature Boy - Elizabeth Dee Gallery, New York City, NY
Description and image  50th International Art Exhibition Venice Biennale / Biennale di Venezia - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
Description and image  actionbutton - Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin
Description and image  Deutsche Malerei 2003 - Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt/Main
   Lieber Maler, male mir... Radikaler Realismus nach Picabia - Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt/Main

Description and image  Drawing Now: Eight Propositions - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
   Armin Krämer und Kai Althoff - Kunstverein Braunschweig, Braunschweig
Description and image  "Lieber Maler, male mir..." - Kunsthalle Wien (Museumsquartier), Vienna
Description and image  Whisper - Sammelausstellung zum elfjährigen Jubiläum - - Galerie Aurel Scheibler - Cologne, Cologne (closed, 2005)
Description and image  Cher peintre - Peintures figuratives depuis l'ultime Picabia - Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris

   24, Rue du Faubourg-Saint-Honoré - Galerie NEU, Berlin
   Neue Welt - Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt/Main
   Musterkarte, Modelos de Pintura en Alemania 2001 - College of the Arts, Norwich
   Vom Eindruck zum Ausdruck - Grässlin Collection - Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Hamburg

Description  Drawings 2000 - Gladstone Gallery - New York, New York City, NY
   Painting in Europe: different perspectives - Museo Michetti, Francavilla Al Mare, Chieti
   No Name - Galerie Daniel Buchholz - Köln, Cologne
   Produktivität und Existenz - Kunstraum Kreuzberg / Bethanien, Berlin
Description  Wechselkurs 1995-2000. Fünf Jahre Neuerwerbungen des Museums Abteiberg - Städtisches Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach

   German Open 1999 - Gegenwartskunst in Deutschland - Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg
   wrapped - Sorø Kunstmuseum, Sorø
   On Paper - Stalke Galleri / Stalke Out Of Space /, Kirke Saaby
   Ars Viva 98/99 - Installationen - Portikus, Frankfurt/Main

   wrapped - Sorø Kunstmuseum, Sorø
   Surfacing: Contemporary Drawing - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London

   time out - Kunsthalle Nürnberg, Nuremberg
   Home Sweet Home – Einrichtungen I Interieurs I MÖbel - Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Hamburg
   Heetz, Nowak e Rehberger - Museu de Arte Contemporânea da Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo

   Kai Althoff - Cosima von Bonin - Tobias Rehberger - Städtisches Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach
   Wunderbar - Doppeltes Spiel mit dem Schönen - Kunstverein in Hamburg, Hamburg

   Kai Althoff , Cosima von Bonin - Galerie Christian Nagel - Köln, Cologne
   Wild Walls - Stedelijk Museum CS, Amsterdam


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 Gladstone Gallery - Brussels, Brussels


 Galerie NEU, Berlin


 Parkett Editions - Zürich, Zurich


 ACME, Los Angeles, CA
 Gladstone Gallery - New York, New York City, NY


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 Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst (GfZK), Leipzig
 Städtisches Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach
 Kunstraum Grässlin, St. Georgen


 Fondazione Morra Greco, Naples
 Punta della Dogana - Francois Pinault Foundation, Venice

United Kingdom

www.saatchigallery.comThe Saatchi Gallery, London eMail


 Institute of Contemporary Art Boston (ICA), Boston, MA
 Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA), Chicago, IL
 MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
 Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York City, NY


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