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(Austrian, est. 1978)

bonsai tree by gelitin/gelatin


Bonsai Tree, 2009



Florian Reither born
Education: 1988-97 Dipl.-Ing. Urbanism and City Planning, Technical University, Vienna
Tobias Urban born
Education: 1987-93 Mag.-Art., University of Applied Arts, Vienna
Wolfgang Gantner born
Education: 1988 Journalism and Political Science, University of Vienna
Ali Janka born
Education: 1990-1997 Mag.-Art., University of Applied Arts, Vienna
Current members have been working together and in different formations with others since 1993.
Gelitin is comprised of four artists.
They met first in 1978, when they all attended a summercamp.
They have been playing and working together.
From 1993 they began exhibiting internationally


Loch, 21er Haus, Museum of Contemporary Art, Vienna
Ritratto Analitico, Fondazione Nicola Trussardi, Teatro Arsenale, Milan, Italy (solo)
you you and w, Tim Van Laere Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium (solo)
Ungeheuerlich! Eine Ausstellung für Kinder, MdM Rupertinum, Salzburg
Kühlschrank, Bett, Tastatur, Rossmarkt, Frankfurt a.M., Germany (solo)
Nasensuche, Schloss Rossatz, Wachau, Austria (solo)
Ephemeropterae XV+, TBA21 - Augarten, Vienna, Austria, (solo)
The Fall Show , Greene Naftali Gallery, New York, USA, (solo)
the voulez vous chaud, Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin, Paris, France (solo)
Utopie Gesamtkunstwerk, 21er Haus, Vienna


Stocchi, Francesco, “La Louvre is Home,” Spike, Issue 15, 2008, pp.20, 64-73 (G)
“Above & Beyond,” New York Post, January 23, p. 37
“Top 100 Artists,” Flash Art, October 2006, pp. 68-69
Packham, Monte, “Rabbit in the Headlights,” Sleek Magazine, Issue 11, Summer, pp. 78-87
Sam, Sherman, "New York: Leo Koenig Inc.," Contemporary, Issue 81, p.91
Weintraub, Linda with Skip Schuckmann, Cycle-Logical Art, Recycling Matters for Eco-Art, Artnow Publications: 2006, Rhinebeck, NY,pp. 51-53
Rubira, Sergio, "Gelatin of Gelitin, Caca, culo pedo, pis," Exit Express, February, p. 11
Ebony, David, "Gelitin, Tantamounter 24/7 at Leo Koenig," Art in America, February, pp 50-56
Schwendener, Martha, "Gelitin," Art Forum, February, pp. 213-214
Pivi, Paola, "Top Ten, #9 Gelitin, Les Innocent aux Pieds Sales," Art Forum, January, p. 74