Timeline

1959
Born in Grevenbroich
1979–1986
Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, Tony Cragg, Prof. Klaus Rinke, Prof. Irmin Kamp
1986
Grant from Kunstfonds e.V. Bonn
1989–1991
Teaching position at the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf
2007
Jack Goldhill Award for Sculpture, Royal Academy London
Lives and works in Düsseldorf

Exhibitions

2013
Sculptures formerly known as Trashstones, Galerie MaxWeberSixFriedrich, Munich, Germany
2012
Buchmann Galerie, Berlin, Germany
2012
Ant, Man, Bee, Elektrohaus Hamburg, Germany
2012
Callum Innes, Ingo Meller, Wilhelm Mundt, Robert Zandvliet, Remy Zaugg, Bernhard Knaus Fine Art, Frankfurt, Germany
2011–2012
From Trash to Treasure, Kunsthalle zu Kiel, Germany
2011
Arp Museum Bahnhof Rolandseck, Remagen, Germany
2011
Kunstverein Ulm, Germany
2011
Buchmann Galerie, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2010
Lehmbruck Museum, Duisburg, Germany (solo)
2009
Buchmann Galerie, Berlin (solo)
2009
Berufen, HfbK Dresden, Germany
2008
Parkhaus, Kunsthalle Duesseldorf, Germany (solo)
2007
Trashstones, Kunsthalle Ziegelhütte, Appenzell/, Switzerland (solo)
2006
Klasse Kamp, Duesseldorf, Germany (solo)
2006
285 – 293 - 298 – 305 – 306, Buchmann Galerie, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2005
Buchmann Skulpturenprojekte & Kunsthandel, Agra/ Lugano, Switzerland
2004
Galerie Six Friedrich Lisa Ungar, Munich, Germany (together with Thomas Locher and Peter Zimmermann)
2004
Für die Konstruktion des Unmöglichen, Europäische Kunsthalle Köln, Cologne, Germany
2004
STILL MAPPING THE MOON, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Germany
2004
SITE Magazin + hausammeer productions, Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Germany
2004
wildlife.04.final, wildlife.sommerpalast, Neuss, Germany
2004
runningMARS, PAN kunstforum niederrhein, Emmerich, Germany
2004
open house - wg/3zi/k/bar, WG im Malkasten, Düsseldorf, Germany
2003
Skulpturenprojekte & Kunsthandel Buchmann, Agra/Lugano, Switzerland (solo)
2003
Buchmann Skulpturenprojekte & Kunsthandel, Agra/ Lugano, Switzerland
2003
Dies ist keine Ausstellung, Galerie Six Friedrich Lisa Ungar, Munich, Germany
2002
Buchmann Skulpturenprojekte & Kunsthandel, Agra/ Lugano, Switzerland
2002
Heintz's Wonderland, Aspects de la sculpture Contemporaine, Dexia Banque Ingernationale à Luxembourg (cat.)
2002
Stationen, Städtische Galerie im Rathauspark, Gladbeck, Germany(cat.)
2002
Berge, Galerie Six Friedrich Lisa Ungar, Munich, Germany
2002
Skulpturenprojekte & Kunsthandel Buchmann, Agra/Lugano, Switzerland (solo)
2001
Stick to your own Knitting, Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2001
Kunstpreis der Böttcherstraße in Bremen, Ausstellung in der Kunsthalle Bremen, Germany (cat.)
2001
Between you and me, Galerie Tanya Rumpff, Haarlem, Netherlands
2001
Angel Heart, (with Trisha Donnelly, Torbjørn Rødland) Galerie Air De Paris, Paris, France
2000
Modell, Modell..., Neuer Aachener Kunstverein, Aachen, Germany (cat.)
2000
le Pratiche della Percezione“, Galleria Civica Di Arte Contemporena, Trento, Italy (cat.)
2000
Here we go, Skulpturenprojekt Gladbeck in der Maschinenhalle Zweckel, Gladbeck, Germany (cat.)
2000
Von der Heydt-Museum, Wuppertal, Germany (solo)
2000
Galerie Luis Campana, Cologne, Germany (solo)
1999
Galerie Luis Campana, Cologne, Germany (solo)
1997
Schloß Ringenberg, Derik-Baegert-Gesellschaft e.V., Ringenberg, Germany (solo)
1996
Galerie Tanya Rumpff, Haarlem, Netherlands (solo)
1996
Galerie Luis Campana, Cologne, Germany (solo)
1996
Künstlerhaus Thurn u. Taxis, (with Steven Parrino) Bregenz (solo)
1995
Galerie Luis Campana, Cologne, Germany (solo)
1995
Galerie Martina Detterer, (with Jürgen Meyer) Frankfurt, Germany (solo)
1994
Galerie Ludwig, Krefeld, Germany (solo)
1994
Buchmann Galerie, Basel, Switzerland (solo)
1993
Critical Distance, Ado Gallery, curated by Luc Lambrecht, Antwerpen, Netherlands (cat.) (solo)
1993
Kunstverein für die Rheinlande u. Westfalen, Düsseldorf, Germany(cat.) (solo)
1993
upstairs Galerie Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium (solo)
1993
Kunstverein Bochum, Bochum, Germany (solo)
1993
Galerie Six Friedrich, Munich, Germany (solo)

Literature

2005
Wihelm Mundt, Eine Werkauswahl, monography on the sculptor's work from 1989 – 2005, Essay by Roland Wäspe (Kunstmuseum St.Gallen) and interview by Katrin Luz, English/German, B&M Publishers, Basel
2000
Kabinett der Zeichnung. Eine Ausstellung des Kunstfonds, Kunstfond e.V., Düsseldorf
1998
Winzen, Matthias, (translated by Pauline Cumbers): Wilhelm Mundt, in: Deep Storage. Collecting, Storing, and Archiving in Art, Ingrid Schaffner, Matthias Winzen (eds.), Contemporary Art Center, NY (July 5-August 30, 1998), Henry Art Gallery, Seattle (November 5, 1998-January 31, 1999), Munich: Prestel, 1998, pp. 204-208, (exhib.cat.)
1997
Plastik, Wuerttembergischer Kunstverein, Text by Dirk Luckow, Deep Storage, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Text by Matthias Winzen, Munich
1996
Luckow, Dirk, in: Art + Text, No. 53, 1/96
1996
Taschitzki, Thomas von, “Grob gebuendelt“, Kölner Stadtanzeiger, 21 Oct. 1996
1994
Lawrence Caroll, Tony Cragg, Wilhelm Mundt, Manuela Allegrini Gallery, Brescia, Text by Roland Waespe, Brescia
1994
Bochynek, Martin, “Wilhelm Mundt”, in: Artist, 5/94
1993
Mundt, Wilhelm, “Wilhelm Mundt und Martin Schwenk: Skulpturen : Buch zur Ausstellung vom 3. Juli bis 22. August 1993“, Verlag der Kunstvereins für die Rheinlande und Westfalen