Katharina Grosse

BIOGRAPHY
Born 1961 in Freiburg/Breisgau
Lives and works in Berlin
EDUCATION
2000 – 2010
Professor at the Kunsthochschule Berlin-Weissensee
since 2010
Professor at the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf
AWARDS
2015
Otto Ritschl-Preis, Wiesbaden
2014
Oskar-Schlemmer-Preis, Land Baden-Württemberg
2013
Große Staatspreis fur Bildende Kunst Baden-Württemberg
2010
Mitglied der Akademie der Künste in Berlin
2003
Fred-Thieler-Preis
1995
Stipendiatin der Stiftung Kunstfonds
1993
Schmidt-Rottluff-Stipendium
1992
Villa-Romana-Stipendium, Florenz
COLLECTIONS
Akzo Nobel Art Foundation, Arnhem, The Netherlands
Centro Galogo Arte Contemporanea, Santiago de Compostela
Belgacom, Brussels, Belgium (wallpiece)
Bergmannheil, Bochum, Germany (wallpiece)
Bosch Stiftung, Stuttgart, Germany
Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
DEKA Bank, Frankfurt/M., Germany (wallpiece)
De Pont Foundation for Contemporary Art, Tilburg, The Netherlands
Deutsche Ausgleichsbank, Bonn, Germany
Donau-Universität-Krems, Austria (wallpiece)
Dresdner Bank, Frankfurt/Königstein, Germany (wallpiece)
FNAC collection, France
Fundación Barrié, A Coruña, Spain
Greater Toronto Airports Authority, Toronto, Canada (wallpiece)
Industriekreditbank, Düsseldorf/Frankfurt/M., Germany
Instituto Valencia de Arte Moderno, Valencia, Spain
Istanbul Museum of Modern Art, Turkey
Kunsthalle zu Kiel, Germany
Kunsthaus Zürich, Switzerland
Kunstmuseum Bern, Switzerland
Kunstmuseum Bonn, Germany
Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
Kunstsammlung NRW, Düsseldorf, Germany
Lenbachhaus, Munich, Germany
Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden
Museu Serralves /Fundação de Serralves, Porto, Spain
NDR, Hamburg, Germany
Sal. Oppenheim jr & Cie. AG, Zürich, Switzlerland / Cologne, Germany
Sammlung Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Bonn, Germany
Sammlung Daimler Chrysler, Berlin, Germany
Sammlung Deutsche Bank, Frankfurt/M., Germany
Sammlung Deutscher Bundestag, Berlin, Germany
Sammlung Essl, Klosterneuburg, Austria
Sammlung Goetz, Munich, Germany
Sammlung Hoffmann
Sammlung KiCo, Bonn, Germany
Sammlung Mondstudio, Germany
Sammlung Ploner, Vienna, Austria
Sammlung Richterich, Riehen, Switzerland
Sammlung Sparkasse Münster, Münster, Germany
Sammlung Franz und Sigried Wojda, Vienne, Austria
Sammlung UBS AG, Munich/Zürich, Switzerland
Schufa, Wiesbaden, Germany (wallpiece)
Siemens, Büro Orange, Munich, Germany (wallpiece)
Siemens, Büro Orange, Nürnberg, Germany (wallpiece)
Sprengel Museum, Hannover, Germany
Staatsarchiv Zürich, Switzerland (wallpiece)
Universität Bielefeld, Germany (wallpiece)
Telekom, Bonn, Germany
Telekom, Wesel, Germany (wallpiece)
The Child Care and Protection Agency, Lelystad, The Netherlands (wallpiece)
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2018
Mumbling Mud, K11 Art Foundation and chi K11 art museum, Shanghai
Prototyphes of Imagination, Gagosian London, UK
Wunderbild, National Gallery Prague, Czech Republic
Le numorose irregolarità, The French Academy in Rome - Villa Medici, Rome, Italy
The Horse Trotted Another Couple Of Metres, Then It Stopped, Carriageworks, Sydney Australia
2017
This drove my mother up the wall, South London Gallery, London, UK
Katharina Grosse, König Galerie, Berlin, Germany
Katharina Grosse,Galerie Nächst St. Stepha Rosemarie Schwarzwälder, Wien
Katharina Grosse, Gagosian Gallery, New York, USA
2016
Rockaway!, MoMA PS1, Gateway National Recreation Area at Fort Tilden, New York, USA
Katharina Grosse, Museum Frieder Burda, Baden-Baden, Germany
Barbara Gross Gallery, Munich
2015
Yes No Why Later, Garage Museum of Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia
Sieben Stunden, Acht Stimmen, Drei Baume, Kunstmuseum Wiesbaden, Germany
The Smoking Kid, KÖNIG GALERIE, St.Agnes, Berlin, Germany
2014
Inside the Speaker, Museum Kunstpalast, Düsseldorf, Germany
Ellipse vor dem Ehrenhof, Museum Kunstpalast, Düsseldorf, Germany
n.b.k., Berlin, Germany
Wizzy eyelashes, Magasin III, Stockholm, Sweden
Die Ball, Galerie Mark Müller, Zürich, Switzerland
Wer, ich? Wen, Du?, Kunsthaus Graz, Austria
Ihr Verhalten steht im Widerspruch zu ihrer ziemlich heruntergekommenen Kleidung, Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Germany
psycholustro, Mural Art Project, Philadelphia, PA, USA
2013
Psychopapier, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany
Just Two Of Us, Downtown Brooklyn Plaza, Public Art Fund, New York, NY, US
Amein schreibtisch, das schneefeld, Kurt-Kurt, Berlin, Germany
Wunderblock, Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, TX, USA
Snakes lie between her and the shore, Nachst St. Stephan, Vienna, Austria
Fünfzig Frauen Fünfzig Männer, Wolfsberg, Switzerland
Two younger women came in and pull out a table, De Pont Museum of Contemporary Art, Tilburg, Netherlands
2012
They Had Taken Things Along To Eat Together, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany
Blue Orange, Public Art Project, Vara, Sweden
Third Man Begins Digging Through Her Pockets, MOCA, Cleveland, OH, USA
Can You Spell Mixing , Dirimart, Istanbul, Turkey
2011
In Seven Days Time, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Germany
MÄNNER SOLLEN FRAUEN WOLLEN, Barbara Gross Galerie, Munich, Germany
2010
One Floor Up More Highly, MassMoCA, North Adams, MA, USA
Katharina Grosse, Quadriennale 2010 Düsseldorf, Germany
Katharina Grosse. FAUX ROCKS, Galeria Helga de Alvear, Madrid, Spain
Barbara und Katharina Grosse. Installationen und Arbeiten auf Papier, Museum fur Neue Kunst, Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
2009
Shadowbox, Temporare Kunsthalle, Berlin, Germany
stuntweed, Neues Museum, Nürnberg, Germany
Hello Little Butterfly I Love You What's Your Name, Arken - Museum for Moderne Kunst, Copenhagen, Denmark
Katharina Grosse, Galerie Nachst St. Stephan, Vienna, Austria
Katharina Grosse. The greedy I, Galerie Mark Muller, Zurich, Switzerland
2008
Skrow No Repap, FRAC Auvergne, Clermont-Ferrand, France
Katharina Grosse. Un altro uomo che ha fatto sgocciolare il suo pennello, Galleria Civia di Modena, Modena, Italy
2007
Atoms Outside Eggs, Serralves, Museu de Arte Contemporanea, Porto, Portugal
Katharina Grosse, Renaissance Society, Chicago, MI, USA
Katharina Grosse, The Surburban, Chicago MI, USA
Picture Park, Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
THIS IS NOT MY CAT, Gow Langsford Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
The Flowershow, FRAC Auvergne, Clermont-Ferrand, France
2006
Holey Residue, De Appel, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Town and Country, The Factory for Art and Design, Copenhagen, Denmark
Katharina Grosse, Contemporary Art Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
Katharina Grosse. INCAMERA, Barbara Gross Galerie, Munich, Germany
2005
The Devil's Punchbowl, Christopher Grimes Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Solvent Space, Richmond, VA, USA
Katharina Grosse. Constructions a cru, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
Katharina Grosse, Something Leadlight, Bergen Kunsthall, Norway
2004
Infinite Logic Conference, Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden
Double Floor Painting, Kunsthallen Brandts Klaedefabrik, Odense, Denmark
Katharina Grosse, SAFN, Reykjavik, Iceland
Perspectives 143: Katharina Grosse, Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, TX, USA
If Music No Good I No Dance, Viafarini, Milan, Italy
2003
Fred-Thieler-Preis, Berlinische Galerie, Berlin, Germany
2002
Cool Puppen, Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, Great Britain
Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Munich, Germany
Katharina Grosse, Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, Switzerland
Katharina Grosse. Antipodes 2, White Cube, London, UK
Katharina Grosse. Cool Puppen Ich wusste jetzt nichts, Kunsthalle zu Kiel, Germany
2001
Katharina Grosse, Sarah Cottier Gallery, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Artsonje Museum, Gyeongju, South-Korea
Katharina Grosse, UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Katharina Grosse, Kunstverein Ruhr, Essen, Germany
1999
Rheinisches Landesmuseum, Bonn, Germany
Barbara Gross Galerie, Munich, Germany
Chinati Foundation Marfa, TX, USA
1998
Kunstverein Heilbronn, Germany
Todd Gallery, London, UK
1987
Galerie Conrads, Düsseldorf, Germany
1986
Overbeck-Gesellschaft, Lübeck, Germany
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2018
Der flexible Plan. Das Rokoko in der Gegenwartskunst, Museum Morsbroich, Leverkusen, Germany
2017
Deutschland 8 - German Art in Beijing, China
Abstract Painting Now! , Kunsthalle Krems, Austria
ARoS Triennial, THE GARDEN – End of Times; Beginning of Times, Aarhus, Denmark
EUROVISIONS: Contemporary art from the Goldberg collection, National Art School Gallery, Sydney
Mentales Gelb. Sonnenhöchststand. Die Sammlung KiCo im Kunstmuseum Bonn und im Lenbachhaus München,München,Germany
2016
Kommt zusammen - Künstler für Charity, Galerie Jahn, Landshut, Germany
My Abstract World, me Collectors Room Berlin Stiftung Olbricht, Berlin, Germany
Gartenschau, KÖNIG GALERIE, St.Agnes, Berlin, Germany
Elective Affinities. German Art since the late 1960s, Latvia National Museum of Art, Riga, Latvia
NON FIGURATIF : un regain d’intérêt?, Centre D'art Contemporain de Meymac, Meymac, France
2015
Sprayed : Works from 1929 to 2015, Gagosian Gallery, London,UK
Untitled Trumpet, All The World's Futures Biennale Arte, Venice, Italy
Enlight my Space. Kunst nach 1990, Kunsthalle Bremen, Germany
2014
Speaking through Paint: Hans Hofmann's Legacy Today, Lori Bookstein Fine Art, New York, NY, USA
Wizz Eyelashes, Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall, Sweden
2013
Wall Works, Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin, Germany
At Work - Studio and Production as a Subject of Today’s Art, Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Siegen, Germany
GENIUS LOCI, Setareh Gallery, Düsseldorf, Germany
My Crippled Friend, CCAD, Columbus, OH, USA
6th Bienal de Curitiba, Brazil
An der Isar - Gegenwartskunst aus den Sammlungen der Städtischen Galerie im Lenbachhaus und der KiCo-Stiftung, Lenbachhaus, Munich, Germany
Mushroom Hunter, Katharina Grosse, Joanne Greenbaum and Chris Martin, The Journal Gallery, New York, NY, USA
2012
Deutsche Malerei: Höhepunkte aus sechs Jahrzehnten, National Center for Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia
Sie trocknen ihre Knie mit einem Kissen, Sammlung Hoffmann, Berlin, Germany
Bildspeicher II, Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, Germany
Grenzgänge, Villa Schöningen, Potsdam, Germany
Bis hier. 50 Jahre Kunstverein Bochum, Kunstverein Bochum, Germany
Fast Forward: Modern Moments 1913 >> 2003, High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA, USA
Sculpted Matter, Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, NY, USA
For Example Painting, Galerie Mark Muller, Zürich, Switzerland
I am a Berliner, Convento Carmelo, Sassari, Italy
I am a Berliner, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Israel
The Indiscipline of Painting: International abstraction from the 1960s to now, Mead Gallery, Warnick Arts Centre, Cornwell, UK
2011
Rudolf Steiner und die Kunst der Gegenwart, Stiftung Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, Germany
GESCHMACK - vom guten, vom schlechten und vom wirklichen teuren, Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Germany
The indiscipline of painting, Tate St. Ives / Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, Japan
FARBE IM FLUSS - 20 Jahre Museum Weserburg, Weserburg - Museum fur moderne Kunst, Germany
HDLU / 1st Biennale of Painting, Home of HDLU - Mestrovic Pavillion, Zagreb, Croatia
2010
Rudolf Steiner und die Kunst der Gegenwart, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Germany Quadreinnale Düsseldorf, Germany
If Not In This Period Of Time, Museu de Art de Sao Paulo, Brasil
The 2nd Today's Documents, Negotiations, Huanhuan (Today Art Museum), Beijing, China
PORTFOLIO BERLIN 01, Kunsthalle Rostock, Germany
2009
Boden und Wand. Wand und Fenster. Zeit, Helmhaus, Zürich, Switzerland
Embrace!, Denver Art Museum, CO, USA
Space as Medium, Miami Art Museum, FL, USA
2008
There is Desire Left (Knock Knock), Kunstmuseum Bern, Switzerland
De Pont Foundation for Contemporary Art, Tilburg, NetherlandsShake Before Using, Artium de Alava, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain Untitled, New Orleans Biennial, New Orleans, LA, USA Christopher Grimes Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA
2007
Franchise Foundation, Leeuwarden, NetherlandsSistemi e motivi, Centro di Cultura Contemporanea Strozzina, Palazzo Strozzi, Florence, Italy
2006
Tokyo-Berlin/Berlin-Tokyo, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin, Germany
DEUTSCHE WANDSTÜCKE Sette scene di nuova pittura germanica, Museion, Bozen, Austria
Der blaue Reiter im 21. Jahrhundert, Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Munich, Germany
Dirty Yoga, Taipei Biennial, Taipei
2005
Extreme Abstraction, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY, USA
2004
raumfurraum, Kunsthalle Düsseldorf und Kunstverein fur die Rheinlande und Westfalen, Germany
2003
deutschemalereizweitausenddrei, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Germany
There's no land but the land, Meyer Riegger Galerie, Karlsruhe, Germany
3D, Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York, NY, USA
German Contemporary Art, Busan Metropolitan Art Museum, Busan, South Korea
New abstract painting - painting abstract now. Abstraktion in der neuen Malerei, Museum Morsbroich Leverkusen, Germany
Soziale Fassaden u.a., Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Munich, Germany
Grazie, Stiftung Schloß Dyck, Juchen, Germany
PAINTING4, The Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham CASO, Osaka, Japan
Process, Kiasma, Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finnland
Final Cuts, Union, London, UK
2002
25a Bienal de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Urgent Painting, Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, France
Minibienal do Chile, Santiago de Chile, Chile
2001
milano europa 2000, PAC, Milano, Italy
Ex(o)DUS, Haifa Museum of Art, Haifa, Israel Casino
SMAK, Gent, Brussels
2000
Zeitwenden, Museum moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien, Vienna, Austria
Bleibe, Akademie der Künste, Berlin, Germany
Das Gedächtnis der Malerei, Aargauer Kunsthaus Aarau, Switzerland
Preis der Nationalgalerie fur junge Kunst, Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, Germany
Dr. Paint, Galerie Monika Reitz, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
1999
Chroma, Malerei der neunziger Jahre, Kunsthalle Nürnberg, Germany
Viereck und Kosmos, Amden und Kunsthaus Glarus, Switzerland
Ausloten: Fünf Positionen autonomer Malerei, Kunstverein Göttingen, Germany
Selections Fall '99, The Drawing Center, New York, NY, USA
Zeitwenden, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Germany
1998
Every Day, 11th Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, North South Wales, Australia
1997
Abstraction/Abstractions - Geometries Provisoires, Musee d´Art Moderne Saint-Etienne, France
Topping Out, Städtische Galerie Nordhorn, Germany