Timeline

1972
Born in Germany
1994–2000
Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, Germany
Städelschule, Frankfurt
École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts, Paris

Exhibitions

2013
POWERPOINT, David Zwirner, New York City, USA (solo)
2013
Bischoff Projects, Frankfurt, Germany
2012
Kunste zur Text, Galerie Michel Rein, Paris, France (solo)
2012
Kunste zur Text, Schirn Kunstalle Frankfurt, Germany (solo)
2011
Clubbed Club, Zoo Gallery, Nantes, France (solo)
2011
L'Institut des archives sauvages, Villa Arson, Nice, France
2011
De A à B, de B à P, Le Confort Moderne, Poitiers, France
2011
That's the way we do it: The Techniques and Aesthetic of Appropriation, Kunsthaus Bregenz, Austria
2011
That’s the way we do it: The Techniques and Aesthetic of Appropriation, Kunsthaus Bregenz, Austria [catalogue forthcoming]
2011
Michael Riedel: The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog, David Zwirner, New York (solo)
2010
And so on, and so on, and so on…, Harris Lieberman Gallery, New York
2010
Von A Nach B, Von B Nach P (From A to B, From B to P), Bielefelder Kunstverein, Bielefeld, Germany [exhibition brochure]
2010
The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog, Kunstverein Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany (solo)
2010
Galerie Michel Rein, Paris, France (solo)
2010
'Miroirs Noirs' (cur.Vincent Romagny), Fondation d'Entreprise Ricard, Paris, France
2010
'Permanent Mimesis' (cur. Alessandro Rabottini), GAM, Turin, Italy
2009
Museum of Modern Art, Compass in Hand: The Judith Rothschild Foundation Contemporary Drawings Collection, New York, USA
2009
Galerie Francesca Pia, Zurich, Switzerland (solo)
2009
Städelmuseum, Frankfurt/M , Germany (solo) (cat)
2009
Tate Modern, Stutter, London, UK
2008
Galerie Gabriele Senn, Vienna, Austria (solo)
2008
David Zwirner gallery, New York, USA (solo)
2008
Galerie Isabella Bortolozzi, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2008
Shift Festival, Basel, Switzerland
2008
Kunstverein Oldenburg, Karotten und Schweinehals – Deutsche Kunst seit 95, Oldenburg, Germany
2008
The Modern Institute, Record Played Backwards, Glasgow, Scotland
2008
Glucksman,'The Inevitable Show', Cork, Irland
2008
Galerie Francesca Pia, 'Depositions', Zurich, Switzerland
2007
Kunstraum Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria (solo) (cat)
2007
Artissima, International Art Fair of Contemporary Art, Turin, Italy (solo)
2007
Oskar-von-Miller Strasse 16, Berlin, Germany (solo) (cat)
2007
Lyon Biennale of Contemporary Art, Lyon, France
2007
Galerie Neu, Dépendance at Neu, Berlin, Germany
2007
Jet, Fehler #4, Berlin, Germany
2007
Artist’s space, Kiosk, New York, USA
2000–2007
Oskar-von-Miller Strasse 16, Frankfurt M./ Berlin, Germany (solo) (cat)
2006
Art Cologne Open Space, Cologne, Germany (solo)
2006
Art 37 Basel Art Statements, Basel, Switzerland (solo) (cat)
2006
Fine Art Fair Frankfurt, Frankfurt/M, Germany (solo)
2006
Galerie Michael Neff, Frankfurt/M, Germany (solo)
2006
Galerie Nächst St. Stephan, RIFT / GAP / HINGE A, Vienna, Austria
2006
Kunsthalle Bern, Villa Jelmini: The Complex of Respect, Bern, Switzerland
2005
David Zwirner gallery, New York, USA (solo) (cat)
2005
Gabriele Senn Galerie, Vienna, Austria (solo)
2005
Aedes West, Berlin, Germany (solo) (cat)
2005
Museum der Moderne, Les Grands Spectacles, Salzburg, Austria (cat)
2005
Lenin Museum, Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia (cat)
2004
Vienna Museum, Wiener Linien: Kunst und Stadtbeobachtungen seit 1960, Vienna, Austria (cat)
2004
Frieze Art Fair Project, London, UK (solo) (cat)
2004
Galerie Michael Neff, Frankfurt/M, Germany (solo) (cat)
2004
Galerie Dépendance, Brussels, Belgium (solo)
2004
Portikus, Frankfurt, Germany (solo) (cat)
2003
Gabriele Senn Galerie, Vienna, Austria (solo)
2003
Armory Show, New York, USA (solo)
2003
Vienna Secession, Kontext, Form, Troja, Vienna, Austria
2002
Ausstellungshalle A1 Adam Opel AG, Rüsselsheim, Germany (solo) (cat)
2001
Gabriele Senn Galerie, Vienna, Austria (solo) (cat)
2001
Galerie Michael Neff, Frankfurt/M, Germany (solo)

Literature

2011
Perlstein, 26,6 x 26,6 cm, 324p., Edition Koenig books, London, in English, German and French
2009
'Meckert', 26,6 cm x 26,6 cm, 388 p., numerous ill. (180 black), texts by Michael Riedel (Catherine, Tuesday, Fiontan, Mieke) and Ingo Niermann, in English language
2008
Printed and unprinted posters (2003 – 08)13,5 cm x 18,5 cm, two books (each 368 p.), texts by Michael Riedel (Francis Bacon, Neugerriemschneider, Gil J. Wolman, Los Angeles, Mary Wigmore, Franz West, Jackanory, George Grosz, Vier Stühle, Bruce Naumann, a. o.) in German and English languages
2008
Saab 95, 21 cm x 21 cm, 58 pages, text by Marcel Bugiel (Sinnmachen beenden / Stop making sense), in Germanand English languages
2007
'Saab 95', 21 cm x 21 cm, 58 pages, text by Marcel Bugiel (Sinnmachen beenden / Stop making sense), in German and English language
2007
'Oskar-von-Miller Strasse 16 (Weydinger Str. 20)', 21 cm x 15 cm, 80 pages, texts by Daniel Baumann (Verdoppelung und was dazwischen oder nicht / Duplication and something in between or not), Michael Riedel ( SKNESTSSE), in German and English language
2006
Tirala, 6,6 cm x 26,6 cm, 312 pages (about 70 of them blank), numerous b/w illustrations, texts by MichaelRiedel (Wenn sie die Aufnahme wiederholen moechten, Three wishes, Three wishes Three wishes, Neo Rauch makes paintings, Michael, Michael Krebber, Frank Castorf, Fung und Föng, George Harrison,Coverdesign, Wie die Waende, a. o.), in German, English, Russian languages
2006
Neo, 29,7 cm x 21 cm, 128 pages, text by Michael Riedel (Rhoades’ Crap), in English language
2005
Kuehn Malvezzi, 26 cm x 18 cm, 90 pages, 80 col. ill., texts by Michael Riedel, in German language
2005
Dialects of Hope, Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art 2005, Hrsg. Nikolai Molok, Moscow Artchronika
2004
Johnson Robert, 29,7 cm x 21 cm, 128 pages, texts by Tobias Rehberger, Michael Riedel (Johnson Robert), in German language
2004
Quasi Portikus (False Frieze Art Fair Catalogue 2004), 7.7 inches x 5.5 inches, 224 pages, numerous b/w ill., texts by Daniel Birnbaum (Quasi Portikus), MichaelRiedel (Conference of Anecdotes), in English language
2004
Scheissen und Brunzen (Shitting and Pissing), 29,7 cm x 21 cm, 48 pages, text by Michael Riedel (Scheissen und Brunzen), in German and English language