Timeline

1971
Born Wuppertal, Germany
1971–1976
Lived in Namibia, South Africa
1997
Meisterschuler (academy grant)
1992–1998
Kunstakademie, Dusseldorf, Germany
Lives and works in Dusseldorf

Exhibitions

2009
Van Horn, Düsseldorf, Germany (solo)
2009
Optical & Visionary Art since the 1960s, San Antonio Museum of Art, USA
2008
On the road, Galerie Tanit, Munich, Germany
2008
Kollekte, Museum Morsbroich, Leverkusen (with Jens Ullrich), Germany (solo)
2007
Ballet Mécanique, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, UK
2007
Hair, Blindarte Contemporanea, Neapel, Italy (solo)
2006
Cluster, The Participant Inc. New York, USA
2006
The Hungry Eye, Chelsea Art Museum, New York, USA
2005
Aux Mystéres Dormants, Forum d`Art Franco Allemand, Château de Vaudrémont, France (solo)
2005
Ladies and Gentlemen, Galerie de Zaal, Delft, Netherlands (solo)
2004
Jan electric, Sara Meltzer Gallery, New York, USA (solo)
2004
Das erinnerte Haus, Folkwang Museum, Essen, Germany
2004
Galerie Tanit, Munich, Germany (solo)
2003
Transistor, Museum Het Valkhof, Nijmwegen, Netherlands (solo)
2002
Candyman…Candyman, Sara Meltzer Gallery (solo)
2001
Bernier-Tanit Gallery, Brussels (solo)
2001
Konrad Fischer Galerie, Dusseldorf (solo)
2001
Jablonka Galerie, Koln (solo)
2000
Out of Africa, Sara Meltzer Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2000
Aroma, Konrad Fischer Galerie, Dusseldorf, Germany
2000
Flag Parade, Museum Abeiberg, Monchenngladbach
2000
ArtForum Berlin, Jablonka Galerie, Koln
2000
Non-Stop Beautiful Ladies, Marfa, TX
1999
Lanop, Ego Club, Dusseldorf, Germany
1999
Walls/Wande, Konrad Fischer Galerie, Dusseldorf, Germany
1999
Romantik, Freudsteinalb, Dusseldorf, Germany
1999
Outdoor, Freudsteinalb, Dusseldorf, Germany
1999
Die Anderen beobachten und erraten die Aktionen, Zwischenraum Galerie, Münster, Germany
1999
Freudsteinalb, Dusseldorf (solo)
1998
Konrad Fischer Galerie, Dusseldorf (solo)
1998
Fischers Frische Fische 4, Konrad Fischer Galerie, Dusseldorf, Germany
1992
Forderausstellung DEW, Dortmund (solo)

Literature

2000
Hess, Barbara 'Group Shows: Aroma' Flash Art, Vol. XXXIII,no 214, October
2000
Hunt, David 'Reviews: Jan Albers, Out of Africa' Time Out NY, May 18-25
2000
Hunt, David 'Good Taste' Smock Magazine, Fall/Winter.
2000
Levin, Kim 'Listings: Jan Albers, Out of Africa' recommend, The Village Voice, Vol. XLX No. 20 May 23