Timeline

1970
Born in Leipzig
1994–1995
Salzburger Sommerakademie, class of Jim Dine
1995
Erasmus Scholarship, Faculdad de Bellas Artes
1995
Universidad Complutense Madrid, spends one year in Spain
1994–1999
Universitaet der Kuenste Berlin, class of Georg Baselitz
1999
Master student of Georg Baselitz, UdK, Berlin
2000
Scholarship at Stiftung Kuenstlerdorf Schoppingen/NRW
2008–2010
Guest Professor at Haute École d’Art et de Design Geneva, Switzerland
Lives and works in Berlin, Germany

Exhibitions

2013
Special Report, Kunsthalle Memmingen, Memmingen, Germany
2013
Paraisópolis, Galerie Crone, Berlin (solo)
2012
Laboratories of the Senses, Marta Herford, Herford, Germany
2012
Coletiva, Baró Galeria, Sao Paulo, Brasil
2012
Eros & Thanatos, Baumwollspinnerei Leipzig, Germany
2012
Stampede, Leo König Inc., New York, USA
2011–2012
I am a Berliner, Croatian Association of Artists, Zagreb, Croatia / Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Israel / Università degli Studi di Sassari, Italy
2011
Halleluhwah! Hommage à CAN, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
2011
Kunsthalle Marcel Duchamp, Cully, Switzerland (solo)
2011
Ars Apocalipsis - Kunst und Kollaps, Kunstverein Gütersloh, Germany
2011
I am a Berliner, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Israel, et al. (solo)
2010
Maudit, Galerie Charlotte Moser, Geneva, Switzerland
2010
befall, Galerie Crone, Berlin
2010
Young Collectors #2: Johan Delcour & Monia Warnez, Sign, Groningen, The Netherlands
2010
100th Exhibition, autocenter, Berlin, Germany
2009
Conflicting Tales, Burger Collection, Berlin, Germany
2009
Accrochage, Galerie Crone, Berlin, Germany
2009
Zeigen. An Audio Tour through Berlin by Karin Sander, Temporäre Kunsthalle, Berlin, Germany
2009
Schickeria - High Society, BDA-Ausstellungsraum, Braunschweig, Germany
2009
cargo, autocenter, Berlin, Germany
2009
Giving Face. Portraits for a New Generation, Nicholas Robinson Gallery, New York, USA
2009
crossing jordaan, Cokkie Snoei, Amsterdam and Rotterdam, The Netherlands (solo)
2009
Mandelkern, Dortmunder Kunstverein, Germany (solo)
2009
cargo manifest, Bayrische Staatsoper, Munich, Germany
2009
Sammlung SØR Rusche, Museum Abtei Liesborn, Wadersloh-Liesborn, Germany
2009
Aesthetics of Violence, Haifa Museum of Art, Haifa, Israel (solo)
2009
Nefasto Máximo, Galería Espacio Mínimo, Madrid, Spain (solo)
2009
Von Liebeslust und Lebenslast - Der inszenierte Alltag, Schloss Corvey, Höxter, Germany
2009
Avant-Goût, Live in your Head, Espace d'exposition de la Haute École d'art et de Design Genève, Geneva, Switzerland
2009
Reliquaries of Empires Dust, Bereznitsky Gallery, Berlin
2009
Standpunkte II, Kunstraum Potsdam, Germany
2008
Menschen und Orte, Kunstverein, Konstanz, Germany
2008
Buch der Bilder – Fin de Siècle, Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, Germany
2008
Standpunkte II, Museum Junge Kunst, Frankfurt Oder, Germany
2008
Inkonstruktion III, Art Biesenthal, Biesenthal
2008
minimental, Galerie Cokkie Snoei, Rotterdam (solo)
2008
cloud cuckoo land, Gallery Mirchandani + Steinruecke, Mumbai (solo)
2008
Friktion och Konflikt, Kalmar Konstmuseum, Kalmar, Sweden
2008
Privat, Galerie Crone, Berlin (solo)
2007–2008
Norbert Bisky – It wasn’t me, Haus am Waldsee, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2007
What’s Wrong With Me, Leo Koenig Inc. (solo)
2007
Behind Innocence, Gallery Hyundai, Seoul, South Korea (solo)
2007
Leo Koenig Inc., New York (solo)
2007
25 Jahre Galerie Crone, Galerie Crone, Berlin, Germany
2007
Inkonstruktion II, Art Biesenthal, Germany
2007
One man show, Galerie Crone, Art Forum Berlin, Germany (solo)
2006
URP!, Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
2006
Eine Frage der Geste, Oper Leipzig, Germany
2006
RIO, Artnews Projects, Berlin, Germany
2006
Wer reinkommt ist drin, Schickeria, Berlin, Germany
2006
Es tut mir so leid, Galerie Michael Schultz, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2006
Total Care, CAC, Center for Contemporary Art, Vilnius, Lithunania (solo)
2006
Norbert Bisky, Philip Kang Gallery, Seoul, South-Korea (solo)
2006
Stilelibero, SPAC, Villa di Toppo Florio, Buttrio, Italy
2006
Gesichter einer Sammlung, Kunsthalle Mannheim, Germany
2006
Anstoss Berlin, Haus am Waldsee, Berlin, Germany
2006
Stilelibero 2, Studio D´Arte Cannaviello, Milan, Italy
2006
Kunst und Fussball im Deutschen Bundestag, Marie-Elisabeth-Lüders-Haus, Deutscher Bundestag, Berlin, Germany
2005
Déluge, Galerie Tarasiéve, Paris, France (solo)
2005
Malerei, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2005
Leider defect, Kunstverein Gütersloh, Germany (solo)
2004
The proud, the few, Leo Koenig Inc., NYC (catalogue) (solo)
2004
Künstler sehen Golf, Museum am Ostwall, Dortmund
2004
Now…, Castellana Art Gallery, Madrid (Catalogue)
2004
Klasse Baselitz, Kunstverein Uelzen e.V., Uelzen
2004
Die Jagerprüfung, Galerie Peter Tedden, Dusseldorf, (Cat.)

Literature

2011
Norbert Bisky - Ten Years Of Painting, exhibition at the Kunsthalle Marcel Duchamp in Cully, Switzerland 2011.
2008
Gisbourne, Mark, “The sacred in the profane (Norbert Bisky*),” art.es, Issue 23, 2008, pp. 34 -39
2008
Hohmann, Silke, “Himmel & Holle (Contra),” Monopol, January, pp. cover, 28-29,31
2008
Koerner von Gustorf, Oliver, “Himmel & Holle (Pro),” Monopol, January, pp. cover, 28-30
2008
Ingo Arend, Norbert Bisky "ich war's nicht", Kunstforum International (january), pp. 284-286
2007
Hanno Rauterberg, So nackt, so fremd, so schön, Die Zeit (29.11), p. 67.
2007
Adriano Sack, Glühende Landschaften, Vanity Fair (18.10.), pp. 102-109.
2007
Christoph Tannert, Kunstwerkstatt Norbert Bisky, Munich, Berlin, London, New York 2007
2007
Nuit, Banai, “Norbert Bisky, ‘What’s Wrong With Me?’” Time Out New York, issue 637/638, December 13-26, pp. 1, 114, 118, 119
2007
Grimberg, Klaus, “Expelled From ‘False Paradise,” The Atlantic Times, December
2007
Risemberg, Rafael, “Norbert Bisky,” The New York Blade, volume xi, issue 48, November 30, p. 18
2007
Koerner von Gustorf, Oliver, “Norbert Biskys himmlisch schwule Fantasien,” Welt Online, November 3
2007
Preuss, Sebastian, “Knabenland ist abgebrannt,” Berliner Zeitung, Nr. 257, November, p. 31
2007
Ich kann 4000 Grautone unterscheiden” (interview), Tip Berlin, Nr. 23, November 2007, pp. 16-19
2006
Charlotte Mullins, Painting People: State of the Art, New York 2006