Andro Wekua  (Georgian, 1977) 


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Andro Wekua, Black Sea Lamp  (Edition for Parkett 75)


Andro Wekua
Black Sea Lamp (Edition for Parkett 75)

Parkett Editions, Zurich
Andro Wekua, Installation photograph, Gladstone Gallery / New York, 2008


Andro Wekua
Installation photograph, Gladstone Gallery / New York, 2008
Gladstone Gallery
Andro Wekua, Installation photograph, “1995”, at Gladstone Gallery, Brussels, 2010


Andro Wekua
Installation photograph, “1995”, at Gladstone Gallery, Brussels, 2010
Gladstone Gallery
Andro Wekua, AW040, Blue Mirror


Andro Wekua
AW040, Blue Mirror

Gladstone Gallery
Andro Wekua, Installation, Gladstone Gallery


Andro Wekua
Installation, Gladstone Gallery

Gladstone Gallery
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Andro Wekua, My Bike and Your Swamp (Yesterday) 7


Andro Wekua
My Bike and Your Swamp (Yesterday) 7, 2008
collage, felt pen, paint marker, ball point


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Andro Wekua, Taras Schewcenko (in 2 parts)


Andro Wekua
Taras Schewcenko (in 2 parts), 2004
oil on canvas


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Andro Wekua, Sunset


Andro Wekua
Sunset, 2008
glazed ceramic panels, in one hundred and seventy parts w/metal framework and steel scaffolding


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1977   Born in Sochumi, Georgia, lives in Zurich
1986 - 1991   National Art School, Sochumi, Georgia
1993 - 1994   Study at Phil. Institute "Gogebaschwili," Tiblissi, Georgia
1995 - 1999   Visual Art School in Basel
2002 - 2003   Atelierstipendium Stiftung Binz 39, Zurich
2003   Bundesstipendium für Freie Kunst
2004   Atelierstipendium der Stadt Zürich (Paris)
2005   Kiefer-Hablitzel
2006   Manor Kunstpreis Kt. Zürich
2011   Castello di Rivoli, Rivoli, Italy
2011   Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany
2011   Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria
2011   National Gallery Prize for Young Art 2010, Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, Germany
2010   Die Nase des Michelangelo, Galerie Peter Kilchmann at Marktgasse, Zurich, Switzerland
2010   10'000 Lives, 8th Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju, South Corea
2010   032 Workshop Report #1 (Moscow)", Baibakov Art Projects, Moscow, Russia
2010   Gott ist tot aber das Mädchen nicht", Schinkel pavillon, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2010   Skin Fruit: Selection from the Dakis Joannou Collection, New Museum, New York
2010   Books, Editions, and the Like, Swiss Institute, New York, USA
2010   Andro Wekua: 1995, Gladstone Gallery, Brussels (solo)
2010   Abstract Resistance, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, USA
2009   Carnegie Internationale“, Pittsburgh, cur. Douglas Foggle
2009   Gladstone Galerie, Bruxelles (solo)
2009   Galerie Peter Kilchmann, Zurich (solo)
2009   Wiels, Bruxelles, cur. Dirk Snauwaert, Okt. 24 – Dez. 1 (solo)
2009   Museion, Bozen, cur. Letizia Ragaglia, May 23 – Aug. 30 (solo)
2009   “Le Sang du Poète”, Estuaire Nantes, Saint-Nazaire, cur. Laurence Gateau, Adam Budack, June 6 – Oct. 4
2009   “A State of Mind”, Pinacoteca Giovanni e Marella Agnelli, Turin, cur. Paolo Colombo, April 3 – July 5
2009   “Born in Georgia”, Cobra Museum, Amsterdam, Jan. 23 – June 14
2008   Camden Art Center, London, Dec. 5 – Feb. 9, 2009, ex. cat. (solo)
2008   De Hallen Haarlem, Haarlem, cur. Xander Karskens, Sept. 13 – Nov. 23, ex. cat. (solo)
2008   “Shifting Identities”, Kunsthaus Zürich, cur. Mirjam Varadinis, June 6 – Aug. 31, ex. cat. (group)
2008   Le Magasin CNAC, Grenoble, Mai 25 – Aug. 24, ex. cat. (solo)
2008   “Blue Mirror”, Gladstone Gallery, New York, March 1 – 29 (solo)
2008   "Paintings 1936-2008," The Approach, London
2007   “Makers and Modelers,” Gladstone Gallery, New York
2007   "Absent Without Leave," Victoria Miro Galley, London
2007   "Fractured Figure," DESTE Foundation for Contemporary Art, Athens
2007   "Andro Wekua," Peter Kilchmann Gallery, Zurich
2007   "Interlude," Galerie Peter Kilchmann, Zurich
2007   Andro Wekua-Wait to Wait, Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam (solo)
2006   Manor Kunstpreis, Kunstmuseum Winterthur, Winterthur (solo)
2006   Without Mirror, Gladstone Gallery, New York (solo)
2006   Printemps de Septembre, Festival of Contemporary Images, Toulouse
2006   Painting Architecture, Camden Arts Center, London
2006   The Kate Moss Show, Foam Fotografiemuseum, Amsterdam
2006   Collectors 1, Collezione La Gaia, Busca
2006   Infinite Painting, Villa Manin, Centre for Contemporary Art, Passarino, Codroipo
2006   4th Berlin Biennale, Berlin
2006   Painting Architecture, Le Plateau, Frac Ile-de-France, Paris
2006   Neuerwerbsausstellung der Grafischen Sammlung, Kunsthaus Zürich
2005   Concrete Castle, Confort Moderne, Poitiers
2005   Unter 30, Centre PasquArt, Biel
2005   Lively Memories, Plattform, Berlin
2005   Expanded Painting, Prague Biennale 2, Karlin Hall, Prague
2005   Come Back/Le Retour, Crac Alsace, Altkirch
2005   The Rubell Collection, Miami (solo)
2005   Insert: Andro Wekua, Bonner Kunstverein, Bonn (solo)
2005   Galerie Peter Kilchmann, Zurich (solo)
2005   Del Rio, Shirana Shahbazi & Andro Wekua, Zimmerfrei, Lugano (solo)
2004   Fürchte Dich, Helmhaus Zürich, Zurich
2004   The Human Face is an Empty Force, a Field of Death, Annet Gelink Gallery, Amsterdam
2004   Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris
2004   Tuesday is gone, Karvasla, Tiblissi
2004   Emotion Eins, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt
2004   Emotion Eins, Ursula Blickle Stiftung, Kraichtal
2004   Strategies of Desire, Kunsthaus Baselland, Muttenz
2004   Dessins et des autres – Part II, Galerie Catherine Bastide, Brussels
2004   Shake – ID Troubles, Halle für Kunst, Lüneburg
2004   That would have been wonderful, Neue Kunst Halle St. Gallen, St. Gallen (solo)
2003   Go to church mam, go to church, Kilchmann plus, Zurich (solo)
2003   Which side are you on? Kunstraum Walcheturm, Zurich
2003   Coup de coeur/a sentimental choice, Crac Alsace, Altkirch
2003   It´s in our hands, Migros Museum, Zurich
2003   Diarios Urbanos - Joven arte suizo, Alcalá, Madrid
2003   Durchzug/Draft, Kunsthalle Zürich, Zurich
2002   Centro de Arte Contemporanea, Bellinzona
2002   Persönliche Pläne, Die Zeichnung vom Lebensplan bis zum Weltentwurf, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel
2002   Heirat im Westen, Kunsthalle St. Gallen, project space
2002   Wald und Explosionen, Helmhaus Zürich, Zurich
2001   und/oder/aber, Stiftung Binz 39, Zurich
2000   Ausstellungssaal Tiblissi (solo)
2010    Creamier: "Skin Fruit", Lisa Philips, Massimiliano Gioni, New Museum, New York, ex. cat.
2010    The Art of Tomorrow", Astrid Wege, Oliver Koerner von Gustorf, Laura Hoptmann a.o., Distanz Verlag, Berlin, pp. 310 - 313
2010    Voici un Dessin Suisse 1990 - 2010, Julie Enckell Julliard, Daniel Baumann, Stéphane Cecconi a.o., Musée Rath, Geneva, JRP Ringier Kunstverlag AG, Zurich, ex. cat. pp. 244 - 246, 250, 255
2010    Creamier: 100 Contemporary Artists, Douglas Fogle, Kitty Scott, Elena Filipovic, Phaidon, London
2009    Shapes of Things to Come, text by Meghan Dailey, Saatchi Gallery, London, ex. cat.
2009    Younger Than Jesus: Artisti Directory, Massimiliano Gioni, Lauren Cornell, New Museum, New York
2009    Galleries, ArtAsiaPacific, Almanac 2009, 104-113
2009    Museums, ArtAsiaPacific, Almanac 2009, 114-121
2009    Georgia, ArtAsiaPacific, Almanac 2009, 165
2009    Milliard, Colline, “Andro Wekua,” Art Review, issue 30/March 2009, 125.
2008    Morton, Tom, “Zwarte zee: De magische kunst van Andro Wekua,” Metropolis M
2008    Therapy, August/September 2008, 30-35
2008    Gilman, Claire, “Andro Wekua: Wax Mannequins, Childhood Memories, Sneakers and Solitude,” Frieze, September 2008, 166-167.
2008    Dreyfus, Laurence, "Andro Wekua Le Virtuose," L'Officiel, Août 2008, 266-269.
2007    Fractured Figure, Deste Foundation For Contemporary Art, Athens, 2007
2007    Andro Wekua: The Hydra Workshops, Sadie Coles, Tom Morton, London, ex. cat.
2006    Andro Wekua: Without Mirror, Gladstone Gallery, New York, 2006
2006    If there ever was one, Schwarz, Dieter, Wolfs, Rein, Kunstmuseum Winterthur, Winterthur, JRP Ringier, Zurich,
2006    Bubbles: Notes on Andro Wekua, Zolghadr,Tirdad, Parkett, No 78, p. 6 – 12
2006    Aperto Georgia, McBride, Nathaniel, Flash Art, Milan, Nov-Dec, pp. 66 - 68
2006    Out of the Past, Conti, Samatha, W Magazine, pp. 354-359
2006    Top 100 Artists, Politi, Giancarlo, Kontova, Helena, Flash Art, Milan, Vol. XXXIX, No. 250, Oct., pp. 68-70
2006    Back to Life, Subotnick, Ali, Parkett, Zurich No. 77, Sep., p. 186
2006    Wind unter den Füssen, Baumann, Daniel (int.), Kunst-Bulletin, Zurich, No. 7/8, July/Aug., pp. 32-37
2005    Une si belle saison, Gygax, Raphael a.o., Crac Alsace, Altkirch,, Sept. pp. 66-69, 84-86
2005    Andro Wekua, Jetzer, Gianni, Flash Art, Milano, March/Apr., p. 115
2004    Andro Wekua / That Would Have Been Wonderful, Jetzer, Gianni, Edition Patrick Frey, Zurich, cat.