Torben Giehler  (German, 1973) 


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Torben Giehler Biography
1973   Born in Bad Oeynhausen, Germany
1996   New York Studio Program Scholarship
1997   Diploma, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
1997   101st Recipient of the James William Paige Fund
1997   251st Recipient of the Clarissa Bartlett Scholarship
1999   Fifth Year Certificate, School of the Museum of Fine Arts of Boston
  Lives and works in New York
Selected Exhibitions
2012   Sonic Titan, stephane simoens, Knokke-Zoute, Belgium
2009   Galerie Six FriedrichLisa Ungar, Munich, Germany (solo)
2008   Uncoordinated: Mapping Cartography in Contemporary Art, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH
2008   Teaching An Old Dog New Tricks, Den Frie Udstillingsbygning, Copenhagen, Denmark (catalogue)
2008   Future Tense: Reshaping the Landscape, Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY
2008   Mixed Emotions: Apuentes para una coleccion del siglo XXI, DA2-Domus Artium 2002, Salamanca, Spain
2008   Drawing a conclusion, The Narrows, Melbourne, Australia
2008   Mixed Emotions, DA 2-Domus Artium 2002, Solamanca, Spain
2008   Future Tense: Reshaping the Landscape, Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY
2008   Falkenroth Preis 2008, Kunstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin (solo)
2007   Invisible Limits, Martin Geier Galerie, Algund, Italy (solo)
2007   Eis Hexe, Leo Koenig Inc., New York, NY (solo)
2007   The Eclectic Eye: Pop and Illusion - Selections from the Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center Inaugural Exhibition, Colorado Springs, CO
2007   Like color in pictures, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, CO
2007   Melvins, The Mandrake, Los Angeles, CA
2007   Fang Wah, Howard Yezerski Gallery, Boston, MA
2006   Big City Lab, Art Forum, Berlin, Germany
2006   Negotiating Reality: Recent Works from the Logan Collection, Denver University, Denver, CO
2006   Alphaville, Suzanne Tarasieve Gallery, Paris (solo)
2006   Abstract Art Now – Strictly Geometrica, Wilhelm Hack Museum, Luwigshafen, Germany
2006   Made in Germany, Gip Internation Faine Art, Burgdorf, Switzerland
2005   Suspended Animation, Arndt & Partner, Zurich, Switzerland (solo)
2004   J-PEG Twister, Leo Koenig Inc., New York, NY (solo)
2004   Sputnik Sweetheart, Arndt & Partner, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2003   The Happy Lion, Los Angeles, CA (Leo Koenig Inc. & Michael Janssen) (solo)
2003   Centro de Arte de Salamanca, Spain (solo)
2003   Paolo Curti & Co., Milan, Italy (solo)
2002   Leo Koenig Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV
2002   Building a Collection: Recent Acquisitions of Contemporary Art, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
2002   Dubrow Biennial, Kagan/Martos Gallery, New York, NY
2002   Swing Club, Galerie Michael Janssen, Cologne, Germany
2002   Galleria Marabini, Bologna, Italy
2001   Superimposition, Caren Golden Fine Art, New York, NY
2001   Torben Giehler, Yeardley Leonard and Rachel Harrison, Goldman Teves Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2001   START, curated by Leo Koenig, Centro Cultural Andratx, Spain
2008   James, Laura, “Atlas Sung,” CityBeat, June 18 – 24
2008   Carey-Kent, Paul, “Abstracting ARCO,” Art World, Issue 4, Apr/May 2008, pp. 122-23
2007   MacAdam, Barbara A., “The New Abstraction,” ArtNews, April, pp. 110-115
2007   Artforum, Torben Giehler ad, p. 101
2006   Eriksen, Anne Katherine, “Interview: Friederike Nymphius,”, October 1
2006   Kobel, Stefan, “Aus Kindern Werden Leute,“, October 1
2006   Davis, Whitney, "How to Make Analogies in a Digital Age,“ October, Issue 117, Summer, pp. 71-98
2006   Sullivan, Robert, “Psst...Have You Heard About Bushwick,“ The New York Times Magazine, March 6, pp.108-113
2006   Gaida, Natalie, "Formen Sprache," Zeitgenossische Kunst bei Oppenheim Immobilien, (Catalogue) Pg. 50
2006   Schreiber, Anne, "NIcht Nur Kommerz Vor Allem Kunst," artnet, October 11