Timeline

1958
Born Saarbrucken, Germany
Lives and works in Beijing

Exhibitions

2013
Images for Images – Artists for Tichy – Tichy for Artists, GASK, Kutná Hora, Czech Republic
2013
Frauen – Liebe und Leben. Sammlung Klöcker, LehmbruckMuseum, Duisburg, Germany
2013
REPRODUCTIBILITAT 1.0, Es Baluard Museu d’Art Modern i Contemporani de Palma, Palma, Spain
2013
The Edge of Vision, Louisiana Museum of Art and Science, Baton Rouge, LA
2013
BABEL, Le Botanique, Centre Culturel de la Communauté Française, Brussels, Belgium
2013
The Human Touch: Selections From The RBC Wealth Management Art Collection, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Scottsdale, AZ
2013
Encounters, Beatriz Esguerra Art, Bogota, Colombia
2012
Roland Fischer, Galeria Presenca, Oporto, Portugal
2012
Only you only me, Liège Biennial, Le Musée d’Art Moderne et d’Art Contemporain, Nice, France
2012
The Edge of Vision, Clay Center for the Arts and Sciences, Charleston, SC; Schneider Museum of Art, Ashland, OR
2012
Retrospective Roland Fischer, Saarlandmuseum Saarbruecken, Saarbrücken, Germany (solo)
2012
Marca di Fábrica, CAB Centro de Arte Caja de Burgos, Burgos, Spain
2012
Language Games, Centro de Artes Visuales Helga de Alvear, Caceres, Spain
2012
New Photography 1984-2012, Saarlandmuseum, Saarbrücken, Germany
2012
Babel, Palais de Beaux Arts de Lille, France
2012
Mönche und Nonnen, FLATZ museum, Dornbirn, Germany
2011
Centro de Arte La Regenta, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain (solo)
2011
Museo Domus Artium DA2, Salamanca, Spain (solo)
2011
Walter Storms Galerie, Munich, Germany (solo)
2011
Von Lintel Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2011
The Edge of Vision, Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins College, Winter Park, Florida, USA
2011
Brave New World, Musee d’Art Moderne, Luxembourg (Mudam), Luxembourg
2011
Nos Meilleurs Souvenirs, Fondation Vranken Pommery, Rheims, France
2011
Profecias, Universidad de Salamanca, Spain
2011
The Human Touch, Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, Nevada, USA
2011
The Edge of Vision, Center of Creative Photography, Tucson, Arizona, USA
2011
Landscape and Abstraction, BESart, Museu Colecçãa Berardo, Lisbon, Portugal
2010
Michael Schultz Gallery, Seoul, South Korea (solo)
2010
Michael Schultz Gallery, Beijing, China (solo)
2010
Brave New World, Musée d’Art Moderne, Luxembourg
2010
Landscape and abstraction, BESart, Museu Berardo Lisbon, Portugal
2010
The Contemplation of Nature, Suncheon Bay, Landart Installation, South Korea
2010
Nos Meilleurs Souvenirs, Fondation Vranken Pommery, Reims, France
2010
Profecías, Museo de la Ciudad de Madrid, Museo Valenciano de la Ilustración y la Modernidad, Valencia, Universidad de Salamanca, Spain
2009
The Edge Of Vision, Aperture Foundation, New York, Center of Creative Photography, Tucson Arizona (2010), Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins College, Winter Park, Florida (2011), USA
2009
The Human Touch, Yakima Valley Museum, Washington, DC, Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, Nebraska (2010), Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, Nevada (2010), USA
2009
Art Report, Sa Nostra Cultural Center, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
2009
China Revisualised, Xi'an Qujiang, China
2009
Tiempo Suspendido, Centro de Arte Contemporaneo, Salamanca, Spain
2009
Max Estrella Gallery, Madrid, Spain (solo)
2009
Galeria Maior, Palma, Spain (solo)
2009
The Human Touch: Selections from the RBC Wealth Management Art Collection, Yakima Valley Museum, Yakima, Washington, USA
2009
The Edge of Vision, curated by Lyle Rexer, Aperture Gallery, New York, USA
2008
Von Lintel Gallery, New York, USa (solo)
2008
Goethe-Institut Hong Kong Art Center, Hong Kong, China (solo)
2008
Gallery 140sqm, Shanghai, China (solo)
2008
Carlos Carvalo Arte Contemporânea, Lisbon, Portugal (solo)
2008
Mixed Emotions, Museo Domus Artium DA2, Salamanca, Spain
2008
Private Passions, Public Visions, Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo, Spain
2008
Fidelity International, London, GB (solo)
2007
Existencias,Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León, Spain
2007
Grey Water, Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
2007
Destino: Santiago, Instituto Cervantes, Berlin, Germany
2007
Walter Storms Galerie, Munich, Germany (solo)
2007
Galerie Sollertis, Toulouse, France (solo)
2006
gow langsford gallery, Thomas Ruff and Roland Fsicher, Auckland, New Zealand (solo)
2006
Galerie Sollertis, Toulouse, France (solo)
2006
Walter Storms Galerie, Munich, Germany (solo)
2006
Galería Moises Perez de Albeniz, Pamplona, Spain (solo)
2006
A exposición Destino, Centro Galego de Arte Contemperánea, Santigao de Compostela, Spain
2006
Sujeto, MUSAC – Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León, Spain
2005
Voisins Officiels, Musée d’Art Moderne de Villeneuve d’Ascq, France
2005
G Fine Art, Washington, DC, USA (solo)
2005
Galeria Max Estrella, Madrid, Spain (solo)
2005
Galeria Presenca, Porto, Portugal (solo)
2005
Kunsthalle Lingen, Germany (solo)
2004
Dombergmuseum, Freising, Germany
2004
CAB Centro de Arte Caja de Burgos, Burgos, Spain
2004
Von Lintel Gallery, New York, NY
2004
Galerie Clairfontaine, Luxembourg, France
2004
Galerie Sollertis, Toulouse, France
2004
Galeria Maior, Pollenaa, Mallorca, Spain
2004
G Fine Art, Washington, D.C., USA
2004
Walter Storms Galerie, Dusseldorf, Germany
2004
Hayward Gallery, London, England, “About Face: Photography and the Death of the Portrait”
2004
Musee de l’Elysee, Lausanne, Switzerland, “Je t’envisage”
2003
Neue Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich, Germany
2003
CGAC Centro Galgo Arte Contemporaneo, Santiago di Compostella, Spain
2003
Abstraction in Photography, Von Lintel Gallery, New York, NY, USA
2003
Impressions of a Revolution: New Prints, Elias Fine Art, Allston, MA, USA
2003
Culturgest, Lisbon, Portugal, Cara a Cara
2002
Collection Contemporaine de la BCEE 19702000, Banque et Caisse dEpargne de lEtat, Luxembourg, Face à Face, Luxembourg
2002
Face to Face, Collection Contemporaine de la BCEE 1970-2000, Banque et Caissed'Epagne de l'Etat, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
2002
Von Lintel Gallery, New York, USA
2002
G Fine Art, Washington, USA
2002
Galerie Wolfgang Gmyrek, Düsseldorf, Germany
2002
Galerie Sollertis, Toulouse, France
2001
Gotische Reflecties, , Stadsgalerij Heerlen, Netherlands
2001
Fotografie und Archiv, Stadthaus Ulm, Germany
2001
Dans le bain, Institut d’art contomporain Villerbanne, France
2001
Sammlung Daimler Chrysler, Haus Huth Berlin, Germany
2001
Das Gedächtnis öffnet seine Tore – Kunst der Gegenwart im Lenbachhaus, Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus München, Germany
2001
T’es toi quand tu te regardes, Musée Géo-Charles, Echirolles, France
2001
Im Spiegel der Zeit, Portait and Selbstportrait, Kunstverein Schloß Plön, Germany
2001
Des Lieux et des choses, Forum Culturel du Blanc-Mesnil, France
2001
Regards croises, Forum Culturel du Blanc-Mesnil, France
2001
Galeria Maior, Mallorca, Spain
2001
Von Lintel & Nusser, New York, USA
2001
Galerie Aline Vidal Paris, France
2000
Galerie Clairefontaine, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
2000
Galerie Wolfgang Gmyrek, Düsseldorf, Germany
1999
Gallery Thomas von Lintel, New York, NY
1998
Galleria Helga de Alvear, Madrid, Spain
1997
Galerie Thomas von Lintel, Munich, Germany
1997
Overbeck-Gesellschaft, Lübeck, Germany (solo)
1996
Centre d'art contemporain, Evry, France
1995
Galérie de l'Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Quimper, France
1993
The Photographers Gallery, London, GB (solo)
1992
Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Germany (solo)
1990
Saarland Museum, Saarbrücken, Germany (solo)
1989
Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris (solo)

Public Collections

Museo Municipal de Arte Contemporáneo, Madrid
Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Es Baluard., Mallorca
Museum van Hedengdaagse Kunst Antwerp, Amberes
Saarland Museum, Saarbrücken
Staatsgemäldesammlungen, Munich
Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Munich
Thyssen-Bornemisza, Salzburg
Fondació Rafael Tous d'art Contemporani, Barcelona
Grand Rapids Art Museum, Grand Rapids, Michigan
Huis Marseille, Museum Voor Fotografie, Amsterdam
HypoVereinsbank, München
Musée d'Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg
Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst, Antwerpen
MUSAC, Leon
Musée d'Art Moderne et Contemporain, Strasbourg
Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris
Museo de Bellas Artes, Santander
Ackland Art Museum, North Carolina
Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen, Munich
BESart, Lissabon
Bibliotheque National, Paris
CAB Centro de Arte Caja de Burgos, Burgos
CGAC, Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela
Colección Helga de Alvear, Madrid
DaimlerChrysler, Berlin
DZ Bank AG, Frankfurt
EZB, The Euroean Central Bank, Frankfurt

Literature

2003
V. Aletti, Abstraction in Photography, The Village Voice, March 19 - 25 2003.
2003
D. Grosz, Still Painting’s Sidekick, The New York Sun, March 6, 2003.
2002
F.J. San Martin, Building fiction. Some examples in architecture, cities and photography, Exit #6, May-July, 2002.
2002
L. Jacobson, Exhibitions at G Fine Art, The Washington City Paper, September 2002.
2002
J. Dawson, Restructuring Expectations, The Washington Post, September 2002.
2002
L. Faust, Roland Fischer, The New York Art World, December 2002.
2001
S. B.Olmo, El cambio de paradigma del paisaje urbano, Lapiz #176, October, 2001.
2000
M. Wathelet, L'aube et le crépuscule, Roland Fischer À la galerie Clairfontaine, Kultur, Luxemburger Wort, May, 2000.
2000
M. Lorgé, Roland Fischer, Moi, l'etranger, Carnet Culturel, May, 2000.
2000
H. Kruppa, Los Angeles Portraits, Fotomagazin, July, 2000.
2000
H. Meister, Die Bauprinzipien der Gotik, Westdeutsche Zeitung, October, 2000.