Timeline

1958
Born Saarbrucken, Germany
Lives in Munich and Beijing

Exhibitions

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

Public Collections

Saarland Museum Saarbrücken
Städtische Galerie, Rastatt
Tichy Foundation, Zürich
T-B A21, The Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary, Vienna
Universidad Internacional SEK, Madrid
Musée des Arts Contemporains du Grand Hornu au Musée d’Art Moderne, Lille
Museo de Bellas Artes, Santander
Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Es Baluard., Mallorca
Museo Municipal de Arte Contemporáneo, Madrid
Nicola Erni Collection Switzerland
Pinakothek der Moderne Munich
Patronato de La Alhambra y Generalife, Granada
Royal Bank of Canada (RBC Wealth Management Art Collection), Minneapolis
Sammlung Maximilian und Agathe Weishaupt
Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus Munich
Huis Marseille, Museum Voor Fotografie, Amsterdam
IVAM (Institut Valencià d’Art Modern), Valencia
La Maison Rouge, Fondation Antoine de Galbert, Paris
Margulies Family Collection, Miami
Musée d’art Moderne de la ville de Paris, Paris
MuHKA, Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst, Antwerpen
Munich Re, Munich
Mudam, Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg
MUSAC, Leon
Musée d’Art Moderne, Straßbourg
Fondo fotográfico Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona
Fondation La Maison Rouge – Collection Antoine de Galbert, Paris
FRAC Basse-Normandie, Caen
FNAC Paris
FRAC Lyon
Frac Bretagne
FDAC Seine-Saint-Denis
Grand Rapids Art Museum Main
Graphothek Stadtbibliothek Stuttgart
Helga de Alvear Colleccion, Madrid
De Pont Foundation, Tilburg
DaimlerChrysler Berlin
DA2, Fondacion Salamanca Ciudad de Cultura, Salamanca
DRAC, Ile de France
DZ Bank AG, Frankfurt
European Patent Office, the Hague
EZB, The Euroean Central Bank, Frankfurt
Fondació Rafael Tous d’art Contemporani, Barcelona
Fundación Ordoñez, San Sebastian
Fundación Maria Christina Masaveu, Asturias
Ackland Art Museum, North Carolina
Artium, Centro-Museo Vasco de Arte Contemporáneo, Vitoria-Gasteiz
Ayuntamiento de Santander Colleccion
Ayuntamiento de Pamplona Collection
Bibliotheque National, Paris
Banque et caisse d’epargne de l’etat Luxembourg, BCEE
CAB Centro de Arte Caja de Burgos, Burgos
CGAC, Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela
Cal Cego Colleccion, Barcelona
Deutsche Telekom, Frankfurt

Literature

2003
V. Aletti, MAbstraction 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.