1965 Born Gribbohm, Germany
Fine Arts studies, Hochschule für bildende Künste, Hamburg, Germany
1999 “Ars Viva” – prize, BDI, Germany
  Lives and works in Berlin

Solo Exhibitions

2017

Dead + Juicy, The Contemporary Austin (TX), USA
Slipping on the armpit's beaded sweat, La Panacée, Montpellier, France
Hell’s Bells, Sadie Coles HQ, London
Im Moloch der Wesenspräsenz, Berlinische Galerie, Berlin
2016 Sandwich, After the Butcher, Berlin
2015 Three Sisters, Regen Projects, Los Angeles (CA), USA
UN-EX-SURROGAT, Kulturhuset, Stockholm
2014 Appeldorn, Art Unlimited, Art Basel, Basel, Switzerland
Große Erscheinung der ins Licht getretenen TRIEBKREATUR, ABC Art Fair, Berlin
Knick-Falte in der Schädeldecke, Sprueth Magers, Berlin
Sweet Sub-NOTHING-Spores, Gio Marconi, Milan, Italy
2013 Above the point of the glowing silence, Anton Kern Gallery, New York (NY)
Im Modder der Summenmutation, Bundeskunsthalle, Bonn, Germany
Kreatürliche Unschuld, The Hindelooper Room, Fries Museum Netherlands, Leeuwarden, Netherlands
Der Pappenheimer Kunstverein Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
The Calligari Shintaro Western, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne, Australia
2012 Die Walze, Eleni Koroneou Gallery, Athens
Die abgeschmierte Knicklenkung im Gepäck verheddert sic him weiβen Hemd (The Buggered Articulated Steering in the Luggage Gets Entangled in the White Shirt), Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Video work from CCA Project, CCA Kitakyushu Project Gallery, Kitakyushu, Japan
Danube Festival, Kunst Halle Krems, Krems, Austria
Presenza Activa / Active Presence, MARCO, Museo de Arte Contemporánea De Vigo, Vigo, Spain
2011 Im Schatten der Made, Anton Kern Gallery, New York (NY)
Lost-Egg in the Desert, Jumex Foundation, Mexico City, Mexico
iRonic, Kunstpalais Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany
Ohr-Walachei, Klosterfelde Gallery, Berlin, Germany
Klosterfelde, Berlin
Schweige Stille im UN-Sinn-Ding, Schinkel Pavillon, Berlin, Germany
John Bock: Howdy Bamington, Third Streaming, New York (NY)
Lichterloh / roh, Regen Projects, Los Angeles (CA), USA
2010 Nöle, Centro de Arte Contemporáneo de Málaga, Málaga, Spain
Der FischGrätenMelkstand, Temporäre Kunsthalle Berlin
Curve-Vehicle incl. π-Man-(.), The Curve, Barbican Centre, London
Sexy Socks, Stella Lohaus Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium
Anton Kern Gallery, New York (NY)
2009 The Big Sleep, Sadie Coles HQ, London
No Screws, Eleni Koroneou Gallery, Athens
Die abgeschmierte Knicklenkung im Gepäck verheddert sich im weissen Hemd, HKW, Berlin
2008 PARA - SCHIZO ensnarled, IAS (Insa Art Space), Arts Council Korea, Seoul, Korea
Inside Beyond, GióMARCONI, Milan, Italy
John Bock: Palms, REDCAT, Los Angeles (CA), USA
2 handbogs in a pickle, Arko Arts Center, Seoul
Die Tiefe, Stella Lohaus Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium
2007 Stapelung, P.S.1, MoMA, New York (NY)
John Bock. Films, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany
Buggelpiste, Kunstraum Innsbruck, Austria
Malträtierte Fregatte, Klosterfelde, Berlin
Dandy, Sadie Coles HQ, London
John Bock, Regen Projects, Los Angeles (CA), USA
DESTE Foundation Centre for Contemporary Art, Athens
2006  Mit Schisslaveng, Anton Kern Gallery, New York (NY)
Lütte mit Rucola, Klosterfelde, Berlin
(……) – Surrogat, Netherlands Media Art Institute, Amsterdam
2005  A-Buba, Stella Lohaus Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium
Skipholt, Kling & Bang, Reykjavik
Antonin Artaud und die Pest, Frac Provence-Alpes-Cote d’Azur, Marseille, France
2004  MultiplexKomplex Petit-four transmits the BeWorldMigraineSolution through the metallic NoseAirHairPeriscope + Gast, Klosterfelde, Berlin
Which Feeder? Anton Kern Gallery, New York (NY)
Wenn ich in ‘ne scheune gehe und kein stroh ist da, dann bin ich falsch, Galerie Michael Neff, Frankfurt, Germany
Meechfieber, Fondazione Nicola Trussardi, Milan, Italy
2003   Klynken I knæk, Arken Museum for Moderne Kunst, Ishøj, Denmark
Gió Marconi Gallery, Milan, Italy
Galeria Fortes Vilaça, The Death of Raymond Roussell, São Paulo, Brazil
2002 MeechHouse, Documenta 11, Kassel, Germany
Saltimbocca, Oldenburger Kunstverein, Oldenburg, Germany
Accobmitlas, Galerie Michael Neff, Frankfurt, Germany 
2001 Sadie Coles HQ, London
Lehm, Lehm, Lehm, Regen Projects, Los Angeles (CA), USA
Meech City, Untitled (Tent), Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
Ma’am Prociutto Crudo, Helga Maria Klosterfelde, Hamburg, Germany
2000 Four Lectures, Museum of Modern Art, New York (NY)

Group Exhibitions

2017 Portfolio Berlin 03, Kunsthalle Rostock, Rostock, Germany
Atopia: Migration, Heritage, and Placelessness. Works from the TBA21 Contemporary Collection, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Lima, Peru
Center of the World, Galerie Ebensperger, Salzburg, Austria
On the Move, Anton Kern, New York (NY)
ATLAS I, Fondazione Prada, Milan, Italy
THE INNER SKIN, Marta Herford, Herford, Germany
ODOIPORIKO, Eleni Koroneou Gallery, Athens
2016 ILLUMINATION, Louisiana Museum, Humlebæk, Denmark
Imagine, Brand New Gallery, Milan, Italy
Wolfsburg Unlimited, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany
Nothing Happens, Twice: Artists Explore the Absurdity of Life, Harris Museum, Preston, UK
Me, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany
2015 H.D. Buttercup’s Apartment, H.D. Buttercup, Los Angeles (CA), USA (curated by Michael Fuchs Galerie)
Walkers: Hollywood Afterlives in Art and Artifact, Museum of the Moving Image, New York (NY)
Selbstjustiz durch Fehleinkäufe - Neuerwerbungen der Sammlung Falckenberg 2011- 2014, Sammlung Falckenberg, Hamburg, Germany
Schaufenster, Raum für Kunst, Berlin
Kunstakademie Karlsruhe, Städtische Galerie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Germany
Flying Over the Abyss, Neon and The Contemporary Art centre of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
Winter in America, Jack Shainman Gallery: The Shop, New York (NY)
Paperworlds, Buchheim Museum, Bernried am Starnberger See, Bavaria, Germany
Poor Art - Rich Legacy. Arte Povera and Parallel Practices 1968-2015, Museum of Contemporary Art, Oslo
Avatar und Atavismus: Outside der Avant­garde, Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, Germany
Storylines: Contemporary Art at the Guggenheim, Guggenheim Museum, New York (NY)
FluxLabyrinth, Randall’s Island, Frieze Project Exhibition, New York (NY)
NGORONGORO, Berlin Artist Weekend, Berlin
Bare Wunder, Galerie Sies und Höke, Düsseldorf, Germany
Cannibalism? On Appropriation in Art, Zacheta Gallery - National Museum of Art, Warsaw
Yes, We’re Open, Giò Marconi Gallery, Milan, Italy
A Man Walks into a Bar..., ME Collectors Room Berlin / Olbricht Foundation, Berlin
La La La Human Steps, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
2014 Broken. Slapstick, Comedy und schwarzer Humor, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany
Letter from Mr. Faustus: Seven Adaptations from Berlin, Herzliya Museum, Tel Aviv, Israel
I’m Still Here
, Magasin 3, Stockholm
SLAPSTICK!: The Art of Comedy, LENTOS Kunstmuseum Linz, Linz, Austria
The Sting Of The Scorpion, Museum Villa Stuck, Munich, Germany
PAPERWORLDS. Childhood Drawings by Contemporary Artists, Me Collector’s Room Berlin, Olbricht Foundation Berlin, Berlin
2013 do it, Socrates Sculpture Park, New York (NY) (curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist, touring exhibition through to December 2018)
John Bock, Keren Cytter, paul Pfeiffer, Gillian Wearing, Akrm Zaatari
, Regen Projects, Los Angeles (CA), USA
The Encyclopedic Palace, 55th International Art Exhibition, Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
Exquisite Corpse, Galerie Georges-Philippe & Nathalie Vallois, Paris
ARTZUID 2013, Amsterdam
Nur Skulptur, Kunsthalle Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
Number Six: Flaming Creatures, Julia Stoschek Collection, Düsseldorf, Germany
HEIMsuchung-Unsichere Räume (Unsafe Spaces in Contemporary Art), Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn, Germany
2012 Active Presence: Action, Object & Audience, LABoral Centro de Arte y Creacion Industrial, Asturias, Spain
Number Six: Flaming Creatures, Julia Stoschek Collection, Düsseldorf, Germany
Inaugural Exhibition by Gallery Artists, Regen Projects, Los Angeles (CA), USA
DECADE: Contemporary Collecting 2002–2012, Albright-Knox Gallery, Buffalo (NY), USA
Funny (Curated by Heidi Zuckerman Jacobson), Flag Art Foundation, New York (NY), USA
Skulptur, Meyer Riegger, Karlsruhe, Germany
Alpenrepublik, Kunstraum Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
Arsenale 2012, Ukrainian Biennale of Contemporary Art, Kiev, Ukraine
Track, SMAK Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Gent, Belgium
Rohkunstbau XIX Moral, Rokunstfestival 2012, Marquardt, Germany
Various stages, Kunsthaus Dresden, Dresden, Germany
First International Biennale of Contemporary Art in Ukraine 2012, Ukraine
30 Räume/ 30 Künstler (30 rooms / 30 artists), Staatliches Museum für Kunst und Design, Nuremberg, Germany; Michael Fuchs Galerie, Berlin, Germany
Active Presence, Action, Object and Public, MARCO, Vigo, Spain
Accelerating Toward Apocalypse: Works from the Doron Sebbag Art Collection, ORS Ltd., Givon Art Forum, Tel Aviv, Israel
“Die abgeschmierte Knicklenkung im Gepäck verheddert sic him weiβen Hemd” / “The Buggered Articulated Steering in the Luggage Gets Entangled in the White Shirt”, Offen für Gegenwartskunst / Open for Contemporary Art, Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Hang on, Michael Fuchs Galerie, Berlin
2011 MakeUp, A Palazzo Gallery, Brescia, Italy
Surreal versus Surrealism in Contemporary Art, Institut Valencia d'Art Modern, Valencia, Spain
The Art Magazine Becomes Art, Louise Blouin Foundation, London
6th Curitiba Biennial, Curitiba, Brazil
Berlin 2000-2011: Playing Among the Ruins, Musuem of Contemporary Art, Tokyo
Coleccion Art Foundation Mallorca 2011, CCA Andratx, Andratx, Spain
The Collectors Show, The Van Abbemuseum Eindhoven, Eindhoven, Netherlands
Geschmack, Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Baden-Baden, Germany
Knock, Knock!, Anderson Gallery VCU Arts, Richmond, Virginia
Clap, Hessel Museum of Art, Annadale-on-Hudson, Red Hook, NY
Luminous Interval (Daskalopoulos Collection), Guggenheim, Bilbao, Spain
8 1/2: Thirteen artists celebrating the 100th anniversary of Trussardi, Fondazione Nicola Trussardi, Milan, Italy
Transformed Objects, KAI 10 Raum für Kunst, Düsseldorf, Germany
2010 Michael Stumpf: Rubble Stir, The Glue Factory, Glasgow
(curated by John Bock) FischGrätenMelkStand, Kunsthalle Berlin
Adaptation: Between Species, The Power Plant, Toronto, Canada
Art Parcours, Art 41 Basel, Switzerland
The Surreal House, Barbican Art Gallery, London
Behind the Curtain, Gio Marconi Gallery, Milan, Italy
25 Reasons We Still Need Superman, Video Art Touring Festival, Sarai CSDS, New Delhi; Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hong Kong
The Library of Babel / In and Out of Place, 176 Zabludowicz Collection, London
2009 Künstlergesprach mit Julia Stoschek, Münster (films: Urhütte, Hysterie im Nonchalance, Inside Beyond)
FPM Collection: John Bock, Erik van Lieshout, Manfred Pernice, Raymond Pettibon, Keith Tyson, Do-Sa, Schillingstraβe 31, Berlin
Fashionshow, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin
Group Show, Klosterfelde, Berlin
Precarious Form, Galerie Meyer Kainer, Vienna
Transitory Objects, Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary, Vienna
My Summer Show, Gallerie LeLong, New York (NY)
Stressed Spaces, multistory car park, KW14,‘s- Hertogenbosch, Noord-Brabant, The Netherlands
Filmshooting for Kie Ellens, Walhouse Film, Groningen, Netherlands
KunstFilmBiennale on Tour, Centre Pompidou, Paris; Kunstwerke, Berlin (film: Palms)
Time Out Beijing Video art festival, Beijing, touring to Shanghai, Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Bangalore, Mumbai, Dubai and Tokyo
Vlassis Caniaris. In Contrapunto, National Bank of Greece Cultural Foundation / M.I.E.T., Athens
über den PARA-Behälter Sympton, Helga Maria Kolsterfelde, Berlin
Berlin 2000, Pace Wildenstein, New York (NY) (work installation from 2000) (Anton Kern Gallery)
Performative Impulses, Pinacoteca di Bari, Bari, Italy
Tank TV, internet exhibition
Repeat all, MIS, Museu da Imagem e do Som, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Sur Le Dandysme Aujourd'hui, Centro Huarte de Arte Contemporáneo, Pamplona, Spain
2008 Feelgood things, Mulier Mulier Gallery, Knokke-Heist, Belgium
A Lower World: Excesses and Extremes in Film and Video, Pleasure Dome, Toronto (ON) Canada, (films: Meechfieber, Gast Boxer)
Videozone 4, International Video Art Biennial, Tel Aviv ome-in. Interior Design as a Contemporary Art Medium in Germany, Galeri Nasional Indonesia, Jakarta
When It’s a Photograph, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles (CA)
Film Retrospective at Mikrokosmos Cinema, Athens
Number Two: Fragile, Julia Stoschek Collection, Düsseldorf, Germany
Beyond the Country, Lewis Glucksman Gallery, University College, Cork, Ireland
La Fete Est Permanente / The Eternal Network, FRAC, Champagne-Ardenne, Reims, France
Wunder Der Prarie, Festivalzentrum, zeitraumexit, Mannheim (film: Palms)
The Sublime is Now, Palazzo Santa Margherita, Modena, curated by Marco De Michelis, Italy
Body Amock, Kunsthallen Brandts, Odense, Denmark (film:Skipholt)
ICA Auction Exhibition, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London
WunderKammer: A Century of Curiosities, Museum of Modern Art, New York
ForgottenBar Project, Galerie Im Regierungsviertel, Berlin
TARANTULA, Piazza Del Duomo, MIA- Milan in Alto, Italy, curated by Massimiliano Gioni, Fondazione Nicola Trussardi, Milan, Italy
Streng verdaulich, ZKM/ Museum fur Neue Kunst, Karlsruhe, Germany, curated by Ludwig Seyfarth, (film with installation: Arbeitstitel Diagramm)
Call it what you like, Collection Rik Reinking, Kunst Centret Silkeborg bag, Silkeborg, Denmark
Vertrautes Terrain, Aktuelle Kunst in und über Deutschland, ZKM Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Germany
E-flux Video Rental, Centro de Arte Moderna José de Azeredo Perdigão, Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon
The Hamsterwheel, Malmö Konsthall, Sweden (cat.)
Tempo Tempo! Opelvillen Rüsselsheim/ Zentrum für Kunst, Rüsselsheim, Germany
Kunstgeschichte: Was ist Gegenwartskunst?, Institut für Kunstgeschichte der Universität Wien, Vienna
Pivot Points Part 1, Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami (FL)
Second Thoughts, Hessel Museum of Art & Center for Curatorial Studies Galleries at Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
Martian Museum of Terrestrial Art, Barbican Art Gallery, London (work: Lütte mit Screening Program, Potential Estate at Korraalberg gallery, Antwerpen, Brussels Rucola, Tisch mit Objekten und Film)
Laughing in a Foreign Language, Hayward Gallery, London
Depletion, Works from the Doron Sebbag Art Collection, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel
2007 Sculpture exhibition, Stella Lohaus Gallery, Antwerp
Unmonumental: The Object In The 21st Century, New Museum, New York (NY)
Come, come, come into my world, Ellipse Foundation, Alcoitão
Voci della luna: ommaggio a Federico Fellini, GC.AC and MAN, Galleria Comunale d'Arte Contemporanea di Monfalcone, Monfalcone, and Museo d’Arte di Nuoro, Nuoro, Italy
Fit to Print: Printed Media in Recent Collage, Gagosian Gallery, New York (NY)
Performa 2007, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, New York (NY)
Beyond the Country, Lewis Glucksman Gallery University College Cork, Ireland
The High Desert Test Sites, Los Angeles (CA), USA
When We Build, Let Us Think That We Build Forever, Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, UK
To Be Continued…, Magasin 3, Stockholm Konsthall, Sweden
Fractured Figure: Works from the Dakis Joannou Collection, Deste Foundation, Athens
1st Athens Biennial, Athens Greece
Franz West: Soufflé, Kunsraum Innsbruck, Austria
Mayflies, Site Gallery, Sheffield
Ginnungagap / Pavilion of Belief, Galerie im Regierungsviertel, Berlin
Ironie der Objekte, Museo Bozen, Italy
The Harder You Look, Eleni Koroneou Gallery, Athens
E-flux Video Rental, Centre Culturel Suisse, Paris, France
From the Earth to the Moon, Castello di Rivoli, Turin, Italy
La città che sale, ARCOS, Museo di Arte Contemporanea del Sannio, Benevento, Italy
Absolumental 2, Musée d’art modern et contemporain, Toulouse, France
Quotidian, BUIA Gallery, New York (NY)
E-flux Video Rental, Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Cambridge (MA), USA
Panic Room: Works from the Dakis Joannou Collection, Deste Foundation, Athens
All about laughter, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo
Timer 01, Triennale Bovisa, Milan, Italy
Repeat All, M100 Centro Cultural Matucana 100, Santiago
Hamsterwheel, Centre d’Art Santa Mònica, Barcelona
Re-dis-play, Kunstverein Heidelberg, Germany
Artists as Collectors, Heidelberger Kunstverein, Heidelberg, Germany
The High Desert Test Sites, organized by Andrea Zittel, Shaun Caley Regen, Lisa Anne Auerbach, John Connely and Andy Stillpass, Los Angeles (CA), USA
2006 John Bock – Mit Schisslaveng, Anton Kern Gallery, New York (NY)
Zero Hero, The Moore Loft, Miami, (FL), USA
Anstoss Berlin, Kunst Macht Welt, Haus am Waldsee, Berlin
Dada’s Boys, The Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
John Bock’s Medusa im Tam Tam Club, Staatsoper unter den Linden, Berlin
John Bock: Lütte mit Rucola, Klosterfelde, Berlin
The Hugo Boss Prize 2006, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, New York (NY)
Nöle, Schauspielhaus, Zürich, Switzerland
(……) – Surrogat, Netherlands Media Art Institute, Amsterdam
Into Me/Out of Me, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, curated by Klaus Biesenbach, New York (NY); KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin; MACRO Museo d’Arte Contemporanea di Roma, Italy (cat.)
2005 A-Buba, Stella Lohaus Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium
John Bock, Frac Provence-Alpes-Cote d’Azur, Marseille, France
Skipholt, Kling & Bang, Reykjavik
PestKOP im black rebel motorcycle club, Hamburger Bahnhof Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Hamburg, Germany
Girls on Film, curated by Kirsty Bell, Zwirner and Wirth Gallery, New York (NY)
The Addiction, Gagosian Gallery, Berlin
Abnormal, Nyehaus, New York (NY)
Dionysiac, Fondation Cartier Pour L’Art Contemporain, Paris
LI Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
8th Biennale d’Art Contemporaian de Lyon, Lyon, Paris
Rough Diamond, Program, London
Reykjavík Arts Festival 2005, Reykjavík Art Mueum, Reykjavík
2004 Works from the Boros Collection, Museum für Neue Kunst, Karlsruhe, Germany (cat.)
John Bock, Fondazione Nicola Trussardi, Milan, Italy
Klutterkammer, ICA, London
Manifesta 5, European Biennial of Contemporary Art, Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain
2003 Klynken I Knæk / John Bock, Arken Museum of Modern Art, Skovvej, Denmark
John Bock, Gió Marconi, Milan, Italy
2002 Documenta 11, Kassel, Germany
2001 Im Dilemma der ExistoEntropie, Bonner Kunstverein, Bonn, Germany
MultiplexQuasiSiena – “le repubbliche dell’ arte germania”, Palazzo delle Papesse, Centro d’Arte Contemporanea, Siena, Italy
Freestyle: Werke aus der Sammlung Boros, Museum Morsbroich, Leverkusen, Germany (cat.)
Dionysische Monologicus – Gelüste eines Schwachomaten “Aller Anfang ist Merz – von Kurt Schwitters bis heute”, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany
Ma’am prosciutto crudo, Klosterfelde, Hamburg, Germany
MEECHbuildings – “playing among the ruins”, RCA Galleries, London
“New Settlements”, Jacob Fabricius, Copenhagen, Denmark
John Bock, Sadie Coles HQ, London
2000 1 = 2 + Kleinodtod, Berlin
ArtemisiaSoqJod ? Meechwimper lummerig, Klosterfelde, Berlin MEECHbuilding, Berlin
Paramoderne = Rokokkogobrot., “Zeitwenden – Rückblick & Ausblick”, Vienna, Italy
MienGribbohmWien – la forma del mondo – la fine del mondo, PAC Milan, Italy (cat.)
Schon bezahlt, schon Dir, “RE_public”, Grazer Kunst Verein at the EXPO 2000, Hannover, Germany
Dionysische Monologicus – Gelüste eines Schwachomaten. Multiple Quasi-Maybe-Me-Be updown, recent works, Jacob Frabricius, Copenhagen, Denmark
Captain Sheriff Schippert Dröge, Gesellschaft für Aktuelle Kunst, Bremen, Germany
Pizza Kiwi Nazionale, Auckland, New Zealand
Schon bezahlt, schon Dir, Steirischer Herbst, Graz, Austria
ArtemisiaSoqJod ? Meechwimper lummerig, “hypermental - Wahnhafte Wirklichkeit
(surreal reality) 1950 – 2000 Salvador
Dalí to Jeff Koons
, Kunsthaus Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland (cat.)
Ma’am prosciutto crudo, OK – Zentrum für Gegenwartskunst, Linz, Austria
1999 Berlin Biennal, Heu in der Kadernwelle, Berlin
$ 1.000.000 Knödel Kisses, pfüti, Galerie der Stadt Schwaz, Austria, November
Rasputin ist Mütterchel, Marstall, Munich, Germany, February
Regardez le Diskjockey Long John Silver, Eleni Koroneu, Athens
Maybe-Me-Be-Microworld, Anton Kern, New York (NY)
SoonSonicShySONSupernovaSide UP, group exhibition with Siegrun Appelt and Matthew Antezzo, Charim Klocker, Vienna
Lombardi Bängli, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, Switzerland (cat.)
Memme muss schlafen, opening exhibition of S.M.A.K., Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Gent, Belgium
opt. APE trouvé Moving 50 Diagram, Giò Marconi, Milan, Italy
ApproximationRezipientenbedürfniscomaUrUltraUseMaterialMiniMax, 48th Biennale, Venice (cat.)
MolkeMeHindVehikel Klosterfelde, Statement ArtBasel
Quasi-Ich-Isoquantenschar-Kammer “Nachbar”, Galerie Krinziger / Benger Park, Bregenz, Austria
Paramoderne = Rokokkogobrot “Kraftwerk Berlin”, Kunstmuseum Aarhus, Denmark
Existo – Tour 99 “ars viva – Gernzgänge”, Casino Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Der Försterfall im Hirschfall oder das Loch der positiven Vernunft, Austellungsraum Schnitt, Cologne, Germany
Der Fall des reinen Tausches in der Edgeworth – Box, “home and away”, Kunstverein Hannover, Hannover, Germany (cat.)
Von der Kunst bis zum Warten + drinnen Jungtiere, “Education. Information, communication and didactics in contemporary fine art.”, Steirischer Herbst, Graz, Austria
NaiAristotelesOchi – Nichtsabsolut, The Athens School. German art today”. Technopolis, Athens, Greece (cat.)
MolkeMeHindVehikel “Children of Berlin”, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, New York (NY), USA
Lombardi Bängli – “German Open 1999 – Contemporary Art in Germany”, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany
Paramoderne = Rokokkogobrot “Zeitwenden – Rückblick & Audblick”, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn, Germany (cat.)
Koppel op Kop. ars viva 1999-2000, Kunstverein Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany (cat.)
Yes Sir No Sir, Stella Lohaus, Antwerp, Belgium
1998 Meechfieber im Paradoxonmodderkarton, Klosterfelde, Hamburg, Germany
BommelbabyfaceNelson, Laurids & Mattheus, Karlsruhe, Germany
Kunst und Papier auf dem Laufsteg [Art and paper on the catwalk], Deutsche Guggenheim Berlin, Berlin
Silageproppen verstopft den Streptopenfluss im Love-Time-Mluiplikator, Ausstellungsraum Hafen 2, Offenbach, Germany
MienGribbohmWien, Vienna, Austria secession (cat.)
Regardez le Diskjockey Long John Silver, “El Niño”, Museum am Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach, Germany
1997 Die molekulare Heimsuchung des Herrn 0,47, Hochschule für bildende Kunst, Hamburg, Germany
Molloch, Hochschule für bildende Kunst, Hamburg, Germany
Das Gängelband der Kunstwohlfahrt, Klosterfelde, Berlin
Rasputin ist Mütterchen, Performatrix, KX, Hamburg, Germany
Am Tüddelband der Liebeselastizität, Element, Berlin
1996 Gribbohm, Hochschule für bildende Kunst, Hamburg, Germany
Die Dreckschleuder, Frankfurt-am-Main, Germany
Die dynamische Nacht des Titerus, Hochschule für bildende Kunst, Hamburg, Germany
Der heilige Anwalt in Antwerpen, Lokaal 05, Antwerp, Belgium
Der Onkel im Koffer, Maastricht, Belgium
1995 Das Kunstwerk des 21. Jahrhunderts, Friedensallee 12, Hamburg, Germany
Das Feld, Hochschule für bildende Kunst, Hamburg, Germany
Der Fremde in der 4. Etage, Das Trojanische Schiff, Hamburg, Germany
1994 Kunstkarton, Kunsthaus, Hamburg, Germany
Heilung Nr. 4, Hochschule für bildende Kunst, Hamburg, Germany
Törtchen der Leidenschaft, Westwerk, Hamburg, Germany
1993 Haschkeks, Hochschule für bildende Kunst, Hamburg, Germany
Drei Räume, not executed
Der kleine Rezipient und der grosse Rezipient, Hochschule für bildende Kunst, Hamburg, Germany
Komparativer Kunstfähigkeitsvorteil, Friedensallee 12, Hamburg, Germany
Die Kunstwohlfahrtsmaschine, Hochschule für bildende Kunst, Hamburg, Germany
4 x Rezipientenmodelle, Hochschule für bildende Kunst, Hamburg, Germany
Elephant, Hochschule für bildende Kunst, Hamburg, Germany
1992 Wie werde ich breühmt?, Hochschule für bildende Kunst, Hamburg, Germany
Paul Eluard Gesichtskorrektur, Hochschule für bildende Kunst, Hamburg, Germany
Jackson – Action, Hochschule für bildende Kunst, Hamburg, Germany
Kunst – Mädchen – Erfolg – Tod, Hochschule für bildende Kunst, Hamburg, Germany
Mord und Robotermalerei, Pudelsclub Hamburg, Germany
Performances & Lectures  
 2015 An Evening of Performances, David Roberts Art Foundation, London
Abay hoch Bock hoch zwei ist gleich Wurzel aus Eierschale tangiert Kaugummikurve, (with Aydo Abay), Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne, Germany
spiel/raum:kunst, Hochschule für Bildende Künste Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany 
2014 Little by Little, Independent Art Fair New York (NY)
Große Erscheinung der ins Licht getretenen TRIEBKREATUR, ABC Art Fair, Berlin
Appeldorn, Art Unlimited, Art Basel, Basel, Switzerland
2013 Der Pappenheimer, Kunstverein Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
Above the point of the glowing silence, Il Palazzo Enciclopedico, 55th International Art Exhibition, Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
2012  Vas-Y, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo De Vigo, Vigo, Spain
FixKosten, Galerie Michael Fuchs, Berlin
Lecker Puste (Delicious Breath), Métamatics Research Initiative, The Watermill Center, Watermill (NY)
Geteilte Autorschaft, Tempelhofer Park, Berlin
Into the Quasi-Me-Hill, DESTE Foundation for Contemporary Art, Barneys, New York (NY)
Kleiner Stiel dran, Albright - Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York (NY)
Die abgeschmierte Knicklenkung im Gepäck verheddert sic him weiβen Hemd (The Buggered Articulated Steering in the Luggage Gets Entangled in the White Shirt), Offen für Gegenwartskunst) Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
2011 Schweige Stille im UN-Sinn-Dung, Schinkel Pavillon, Berlin 
2010 Seewolf, Art 41 Basel, Parcours, Basel, Switzerland
Curve-Vehicle incl. π-Man-(.), The Curve, Barbican Centre, London
2009 KerleMann am WERK, Sadie Coles HQ, London
Klütterkammer ICA book launch, Walther König Buchhandlung
2008 Mehr Tuttifrutitiopflappen an Backen ran, ist doch alles Tabellenfeller. So’n Bergmann schwenkt in seiner Kuttelsuppe, Stella Lohaus Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium
A lecture on a City Bus, on board of a city bus through the streets of downtown Athens, Strategien Zur Unglücksvermeidung, Graz Kunsthaus/Space 04/Steirischer Herbst, Austria
Film Retrospective at Mikrokosmos Cinema, Athens
Galleria Civica di Arte Contemporanea of Trento, Trento, Italy
Urhütte, Anton Kern Gallery, New York (NY)
Der Silberloffel in der Spirale, Arko Arts Center, Seoul
Die Tiefe, Stella Lohaus Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium
Ein Lümmel dreht am Wurzelrad, Cablecar Trento - Sardagna, Trento, Italy
The bar of Wesenspräsenz is in a good Mood, Gió Marconi Gallery, Milan, Italy
Zeitkomplex 10 sec + x / 995, Kunsthaus Graz, Steirischer Herbst, Graz, Austria
2007 Tierauflauf, Kunstraum Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria 
2006 8 ½ x 11 mit Schisslaveng, Anton Kern, New York (NY)
Medusa im Tam Tam Club, Staatsoper Unter Den Linden, Berlin, Germany
Zero Hero, The Moore Space, Miami, FL
Gute Stube, Galerie Meyer Kainer, Wien, Austria
2005 PestKOP im Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Hamburger Bahnhof Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Preis der Nationalgalerie, Berlin 
2004 Die Klütterkammer, ICA, London
2003 Zero Hero, Haus der Kunst, Munich
2002  Neurasthenieskorbut in KopabEis, Documenta 11, Kassel, Germany
Trail of Dead, Documenta 11, Kassel, Germany
Weißschweißproduktion, Documenta 11, Kassel, Germany
Koppel Margherita, Documenta 11, Kassel, Germany
Wühl um den Klumpen, Documenta 11, Kassel, Germany
Quasi Me's im H&M-Store, Documenta 11, Kassel, Germany
1 Millionen $ Knödelkisses, Documenta 11, Kassel, Germany
A gentleman works when a gentleman works a work, Documenta 11, Kassel, Germany
Foetus Gott, Documenta 11, Kassel, Germany
Direkte Rezipienten Elastizitäten, Documenta 11, Kassel, Germany
2001 When I am Looking Into the Goat Cheese Baiser, Anton Kern Gallery, New York (NY)
2000 Aller Anfang ist Merz – von Kurt Schwitters bis heute, Sprengel Museum, Hannover, Germany
Dionysische Monologicus – Gelüste eines Schwachomaten, Sprengel Museum, Hannover, Germany
thread waxing space, death race, Brooklyn (NY), USA
ArtemisiaSogJod Meechwimper lummerig, Kunsthaus, Zürich
1= 2 + KleinOdTot, Berlin
Intro Inside Cash Flow – Box, Museum of Modern Art, New York (NY)
1999 Paramoderne = RokokkoGoBrot, Aarhus Art Museum, Aarhus, Denmark
ApproximationRezipientenbedürfniscomaUrUltraUseMaterialMiniMaxi, 48th Biennale Venice, Venice, Italy
Nai Aristoteles Ochi, Eleni Koroneou Gallery, Athens
Lombardi Bängli, Kunsthalle Basel, Switzerland

Screenings & Events

 
2017 The Western: An Epic in Art and Film, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal (QC), Canada
Hell's Bells, Berlinische Galerie, Berlin
2015 The Scorpion's Sting, (screening Härchen mit Momsen dran) Australian Centre for the Moving Image, Melbourne, Australia
Storylines, (screening of Dandy) Guggenheim, New York (NY)
Videoart at Midnight, curated by Olaf Stüber, Babylon Mitte, Berlin