Timeline

1974
Born in Munich, lives and works in Berlin
1994–2000
Studies at the Kunstakademie Duesseldorf
2005–2006
Guest professorship at Universität der Künste Berlin
2008
Guest professorship for experimental urbane and architectural research at Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Nuremberg
2010
Guest professorship at Akademie der Bildenden Künste Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe (Representation for John Bock)
2012
Professorship at Hochschule für Bildende Künste Braunschweig

Exhibitions

2014
Outer Space – Der Weltraum zwischen Kunst und Wissenschaft, Bundeskunsthalle, Bonn, Germany
2014
Scheinwerfer, Lichtkunst in Deutschland im 21. Jahrhundert, Teil 2, Kunstmuseum Celle mit Sammlung Robert Simon, Celle, Germany
2014
Object and Environment, Galerie Guido W. Baudach, Berlin, Germany
2014
Orbits of High Velocity Starts, Galerie Guido W. Baudach, Berlin
2013
Risk Society, MoCA Taipei
Defining Space, Die Bastei, Cologne
Die gestundete Zeit, Sies + Höke, Düsseldorf
Melancholia (Systema Saturnium), Galerie Guido W. Baudach, Berlin
Theatrum Mundi, Hiromi Yoshii, Tokio
2013
Fritz Winter. Das Innere der Natur, Kunstmuseum Stuttgart (cat.), Germany
2013
Theatrum Mundi, Hiromi Yoshii, Tokio, Japan (solo)
2013
Melancholia (Systema Saturnium), Galerie Guido W. Baudach, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2012
The End of it All, Kunstverein Braunschweig, Germany (solo)
2012
Sibirien Forellen Express Teil3, Henry Butzer & Boris Dahlem, Kunstverein Heppenheim, Germany (solo)
2012
Strahlen, Sies + Höke Galerie, Düsseldorf, Germany (solo)
2012
Silencio, Oldenburger Kunstverein, Germany (solo)
2012
Bitzer, Dahlem, Hildebrandt, Philara-Sammlung zeitgenössischer Kunst, Düsseldorf, Germany
2012
La Trac, Frontviews Gallery, Berlin, Germany
2012
Portfolio 2, Kunsthalle Rostock
Wir sind alle Astronauten, Universum Richard Buckminster Fuller im Spiegel zeitgenössischer Kunst, Zeppelin Museum, Friedrichshafen
Oldenburger Kunstverein, Oldenburg
Strahlen, Sies + Höke, Düsseldorf
The End Of It All, Kunstverein Braunschweig
2011
Wunder, Deichtorhallen, Hamburg
OUR MAGIC HOUR – How Much of the World Can We Know?, Yokohama Triennale 2011, Yokohama
The Shape Of Things To Come: New Sculpture, The Saatchi Gallery, London
Weltraum. Die Kunst und ein Traum, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna
The Unknown, Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam
Sibirien Forellen Express 2001, Björn Dahlem und Henry Butzer, Galerie Guido W. Baudach, Berlin
2011
Mondes Inventés. Mondes Habités, Mudam Luxembourg, Luxemburg
2011
Ars Apokalipsis. Kunst und Kollaps, Kunstverein Kreis Güthersloh, Güthersloh, Germany
2011
Diktatur Charlottenburg, Kosmetiksalon Babette, Berlin, Germany
2011
Moraltarantula # 5, Zollamt-Oberhafen, Hamburg, Germany
2011
Experimental Station. Research And Artistic Phenomena, CA2M Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo, Móstoles, Madrid, Spain
2011
Weltraum. Die Kunst und ein Traum, KUNSTHALLE wien, Vienna, Austria
2011
Voyager, Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, Munich, Germany (solo)
2011
The Unknown, Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (solo)
2011
Aus fernen Welten (Focus Imaginarius), Kerstin Engholm Gallery, Vienna, Austria (solo)
2010
Groupshow (with parents), Niklas Schechinger Fine Art, Hamburg, Germany
2010
Was das Viereck Heute noch ist: Abstraktion der Abstraktion, European Fine Art, Berlin, Germany
2010
Superkeit, Anna Klinkhammer Galerie, Düsseldorf, Germany
2010
originalfunktional, Kunstverein Wiener Art Foundation, Vienna, Austria
2010
Take Me To Your Leader! The Great Escape Into Space, The National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway
2010
Dunkle Materie, Humboldt Umspannwerk, Berlin, Germany
2010
Rod Bianco Gallery invites Galerie Guido W. Baudach, Rod Bianco Gallery, Oslo, Norway
2010
FischGrätenMelkStand, Temporäre Kunsthalle Berlin, Berlin, Germany
2010
Next Generation, Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, St. Gallen, Switzerland
2010
Hypernatural, Kfz-Werkstatt, Berlin, Germany
2010
Open Light in Private Spaces, Biennale für Internationale Lichtkunst Ruhr, Unna, Germany
2010
Arrivals and Departures, Mole Vanvitelliana, Ancona, Italy
2010
100th Exhibition, Autocenter, Berlin, Germany
2010
Björn Dahlem, Fondazione Morra Greco, Naples
Die Theorie des Himmels III – Focus Imaginarius, Galerie Guido W. Baudach (Charlottenburg), Berlin
Die Theorie des Himmels I – Die Milchstraße, KIT – Kunst im Tunnel, Quadriennale 2010, Düsseldorf (cat.)
The Magic Mountain, Kunstraum Innsbruck, Innsbruck (solo)
2009
The Island, Galerie Guido Baudach, Berlin, Germany (solo)
La Conservera, Centro de Arte Contemporáneo, Murcia, Spain (solo)
Berlin 2000, PaceWildenstein, New York, NY
Stardust, Fundament Foundation, Park De Oude Warande, Tilburg, the Netherlands
1999, China Art Objects Galleries / Cottage Home, Los Angeles, CA
2009
The Theory of Heaven I - Bright Matter, La Conservera, Murcia / Spain (cat.) (solo)
2008
Fabricateurs d'espaces, Institut d'art contemporain, Villeurbanne, France
2008
The Dream Tank, Alison Jacques Gallery, London, England (solo)
The Universe, Hiromi Yoshii Gallery, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
Deuterium Stadl, Engholm Engelhorn, Vienna, Austria (solo)
Galera Heinrich Ehrhardt, Madrid, Spain (solo with A. Butzer)
That's The way It Is, Galerie Guido W. Baudach, Berlin, Germany
Fabricateurs d'espaces, Institute d'art contemporain, Villeurbanne- Lyon, France
No Illusions, Kai 10 / Raum fur Kunst, Dusseldorf, Germany
Vertrautes Terrain Aktuelle Kunst in & über Deutschland, ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany
Paul Thek - In the context of today's contemporary art, Sammlung Falckenberg, Hamburg, Germany
Martian Museum of Terrestrial Art, Barbican Art Gallery, London, England
Mare Humorum 1, curated by Björn Dahlem, Hiromi Yoshii Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
Björn Dahlem, Andre Butzer, Galeria Heinrich Erhardt, Madrid, Spain
2007
Helle Materie, Magazin4 - Kunstverein Bregenz, Bregenz, Austria (solo)
The Milky Way, Galerie Guido W. Baudach, Berlin, Germany (solo)
Paul Thek - In the context of today's contemporary art, ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany
Made in Germany, Kestnergesellschaft, Hannover, Germany
Kommando Calvin Cohn, New York, Salon 94, New York, NY
Kommando Friedrich Hölderlin Berlin, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin, Germany
Heretic & Co., Jiri Svestka, Prague, Czech Republic
Gallery Swap (Galerie Guido W. Baudach, Berlin and Hotel, London),Hotel, London, England
2006
The Homunculus Saloon, Engholm Engelhorn Galerie, Vienna, Austria (solo)
Ketzer und CO.,Haus der Kunst, Brünn, Germany
Anstoß Berlin - Kunst macht Welt, Haus am Waldsee e.V., Berlin, Germany
Extension Turn 2, Eastlink Gallery, Shanghai, China
The Uncertainety of Objects and Ideas, Hirshborn Museum, Washington, D.C.
Busan Biennale, Museum of Modern Art, Busan, South Korea
Berlin goes Zürich, Arndt & Partner, Zurich, Switzerland
Asterism, Museo Tamayo, Mexico City, Mexico
2005
Strange Attractor, Gallery Hiromi Yoshii, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
Der Nie-Mehr-Morgen-Raum, Galerie Luis Campana, Cologne, Germany (solo)
Odiseado tra tempo,Galerie Peter Kilchmann, Zurich, Switzerland
Der Kunst ihre Räume, Bonner Kunstverein, Bonn, Switzerland
Clarke & McDevitt present, Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane, Dublin, Ireland
Lichtkunst aus Kunstlicht, ZKM - Zentrum für Kunst und Medien, Karlsruhe, Germany
Printemps de Septembre, Festival of Contemporary Images, Toulouse , France
Return to Space, Kunsthalle Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
S.N.O.W., Galerie Tucci Russo, Turin, Italy
2004
Solaris, UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
Utopia Planitia II, Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, Germany (solo)
Utopia Planitia I, Frac Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur, Marseille, France (solo)
Lost in Werner, The Modern Institute, Glasgow, Scotland (solo)
Made in Berlin, ArtForum, Berlin, Germany
Heimweh, Haunch of Venison, London, England
Guido W. Baudach, Galerie Guido W. Baudach, Berlin, Germany
Kommando Pfannenkuchen, Daniel Hug Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Kommando Friedrich Schiller, John Weaver Collection, Detroit, MI
Lost in Tomorrow II, Galerie Asbaeck, Copenhagen, Denmark
Was passiert in meiner Wohnung wenn ich nicht da bin, Wohnzimmer, Berlin, Germany
2003
Coma Sculptor, Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York (solo)
Im Krypton, Galerie Guido W. Baudach, Berlin, Germany (solo)
Im Zentralkristall, Kabinett für aktuelle Kunst, Bremerhaven, Germany (solo)
Hands up, Baby, hands up!, Oldenburger Kunstverein, Oldenburg, Germany
Skulptur 03, Galerie Thaddeus Ropac, Salzburg, Austria
2003
actionbutton, Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, Berlin
2003
On Stage, Villa Merkel, Galerie der Stadt Esslingen, Esslingen, Germany
2003
Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, USA
2002
Bitches of all genders they come and go, Galeriehaus ads 1 a, Cologne, Germany
2002
Große Kunstausstellung im Pazifik, PAZIFIK, Berlin, Germany
2002
Tiere 2003, Elternhaus Thomas Palme, Immenstadt, Germany
2002
Lost in Tomorrow I, Centro Cultural Andratx, Andratx, Spain
2002
On Stage, Kunstverein Hannover, Hannover, Germany
2002
FRIEDE, FREIHEIT, FREUDE, Maschenmode Galerie Guido W. Baudach, Berlin, Germany
2002
Centre of Attraction, 8th Baltic Triennal for International Art, Vilnius, Lithuania
2002
come - in, ifa-Wanderausstellung in Kiew, Ukraine, Chiang-Mai,Thailand, New Plymouth, New Zealand, Hanoi, Vietnam
2002
hell, neugerriemschneider, Berlin, Germany
2002
Orgasmodrom, Galleria Giò Marconi, Milano, Italy (solo)
Aua Extrema 2, Galerie Kerstin Engholm, Vienna, Austria (solo)
Betaflor (with Dirk Skreber), Galeria Heinrich Ehrhardt, Madrid, Spain (solo)
2001
Club Superspace 3, Kunstverein in Hamburg, Germany (solo)
Club Superspace 2, Kunsthalle St. Gallen, St. Gallen, Switzerland (solo)
Club Superspace 1, Kunstverein Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany (solo)
2001
Viva November, Städtische Galerie Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany
2001
Neue Modelle, Trafo Galerie, Budapest, Hungary
2001
Szenarien oder der Hang zum Theater, Bonner Kunstverein, Bonn, Germany
2001
Aua Extrema, Museum Kornelimünster, Aachen, Germany
2001
Sibirien Forellen Express (with André Butzer), Maschenmode Galerie Guido W. Baudach, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2001
Zero Gravity, Kunstverein Düsseldorf, Germany
2001
Futureland, Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach und Van Bommel Museum, Venlo, Germany / The Netherlands
2000
handiKraft (with John Bock and René Zeh), Auckland Artspace, New Zealand
2000
Löcher (with Ralf Berger and Gregor Schneider), Galerie Luis Campaña, Cologne, Germany
2000
Modell, Modell, Neuer Aachener Kunstverein, Aachen, Germany
1999
Bermuda, Simultanhalle, Cologne, Germany (solo)
Club Horror Vacui, Galerie Luis Campana, Cologne, Germany (solo)
Die shiva-matrix, Schnitt- Ausstellungsraum, Cologne, Germany (solo)
1999
change is good, Museum Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany
1999
Gift und gute Form (with Isa Genzken and Dirk Skreber), Museum voor moderne Kunst, Arnheim, The Netherlands
1998
Matthias Lahme, thanks for the Neil Tennent Leidenschaft (with Tine Furler), Kunstverein Offenburg, Offenburg, Germany (solo)