Timeline

1948
Born in 1948 in Bad Oldesloe, Germany
1969–1971
Studied at the Hamburg College of Fine Arts, Germany
1971–1973
Studied at the Berlin University of Fine Arts, Germany
1973–1975
Studied Art History and Philosophy at the University of Cologne, Germany
1993–1997
Studied at the Düsseldorf Art Academy, Germany
Lives and works in Berlin, Germany

Exhibitions

2012
Hauser & Wirth, Zürich (solo)
2012
Hallelujah, Schinkel Pavillon”, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2010
Intervention 2 – Wind by Isa Genzken, Witte de With, Rotterdam, The Netherlands (solo)
2010
Museion, Bozen (Kat.), Switzerland (solo)
2010
Mona Isa, Chantal Crousel, Paris, France (solo)
2010
Facade Sculpture Program, New Museum, New York, USA (solo)
2010
Open Sesame!, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London (Kat.), UK (solo)
2010
Jarla Partilager, Stockholm, Sweden (solo)
2010
Oil XV/XVI, Rat Hole Gallery, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
2010
Sesam Öffne Dich!, Museum Ludwig, Köln (Kat.), Germany (solo)
2010
Double: Isa Genzken – Drei Vollellipsoide Skulpturen, 1978, Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt/Main, Germany (solo)
2010
Wind, Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2010
Wind, neugerriemschneider, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2008
Ground Zero, Hauser & Wirth, London (Kat.), UK (solo)
2008
Ground Zero (2), Between Bridges, London, UK (solo)
2007
David Zwirner, New York, USA (solo)
2007
Isa Genzken Special, Witte de With, Rotterdam, The Netherlands (solo)
2007
Oil, German Pavilion, Venice Biennale 2007 (Kat.), Italy (solo)
2007
Isa Genzken – Wir sind hier in Dresden. Der Amerikanische Raum. Wasserspeier and Angels, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden, Zwinger, Germany (solo)
2006
Sport, Camden Arts Centre, London, UK (solo)
2006
See History 2006. Schätze bilden, Kunsthalle Kiel, Germany (solo)
2006
Galerie im Taxispalais, Innsbruck (Kat.), Germany (solo)
2005
Der Spiegel 1989-1991: Isa Genzken, The Photographers Gallery, London, UK (solo)
2005
Kinder filmen, Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Cologne, Germany (solo)
2005
New Work, David Zwirner, New York, USA (solo)
2004
Wasserspeier and Angels, Hauser & Wirth, London, UK
2004
China Art Objects, Los Angeles, CA
International Art Prize, Cultural Donation of SSK Munich, Munich, Germany
2003
Isa Genzken, Kunsthalle Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland (cat.)
2003
Empire Vampire Teil II, Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus Kunstbau, Munich, Germany
2003
The Wrong Gallery, New York, USA
2002
Haare wachsen, wie sie wollen, Skulpturenprojekt Galerie Meerrettich (Josef Strau), Berlin, Germany
Museum Abeiberg Mönchengladbach (cat.)
2002
Wolfgang-Hahn-Preis, Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany
2001
Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Cologne, Germany
Magnani, London, UK
2001
Science Fiction/Heir und jetzt zufrieden sein, AC-Saal (with Wolfgang Tillmans)
2001
Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany (cat.)
2000
Isa Genzken: Sie sind mein Glück, Kunstverein Braunschweig e.V., Braunschweig, Germany (cat.)
2000
Urlaub, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt, Germany (cat.)
2000
Fuck the Bauhaus / New Buildings for New York, AC Project Room, New York, USA
1999
Leibe als Wesen, Fries Museum, Leeuwarden, Germany