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Daniel Spoerri    (Swiss, 1930)

 Daniel Spoerri - Das Kollegium (The Collegian) (Sculptures) h: 77 x w: 31 x d: 27 in / h: 195.6 x w: 78.7 x d: 68.6 cm
Daniel Spoerri
Das Kollegium (The Collegian) 1984
 
 Daniel Spoerri - Untitled 1984 (Sculptures) h: 82.5 in / h: 209.6 cm
Daniel Spoerri
Untitled 1984
 
 

Biography
1930 Born Daniel Isaac Feinstein in Galati, Roumania
1942 Moved to Switzerland
1955 - 1957 Studied dance
1960 Moved to Paris, France
Co-founded the movement Nouveau Réalisme
1968 Opened Eat Art Restaurant in Düsseldorf, Germany
Lives and works in Italy

Exhibitions
2013 Neue Arbeiten, Levy Galerie, Hamburg, Germany (solo)
2012 - 2013 Daniel Spoerri in Mythos Atelier. Von Spitzweg bis Picasso, von Giacometti bis Nauman. Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Germany
2012 Schädelkult - Kopf und Schädel in der Kulturgeschichte des Menschen, Reithalle Schloss Gottorf, Schleswig, Germany
2012 Daniel Spoerri im Naturhistorischen Museum Wien - Ein inkompetenter Dialog?, Naturhistorisches Museum Wien, Vienna, Austria (solo)
2012 NHM – ein inkompetenter Dialog?, Naturhistorisches Museum, Vienna, Austria
2010 Omaggio a Daniel Spoerri, Sangallo ART Station, Florance, Italy (solo)
Daniel Spoerri – Vom Fallenbild zu den Prillwitzer Idolen, Museo d’arte contemporanea Villa Croce, Genoa, Italy (solo)
Daniel Spoerri zum 80. Geburtstag im Kunst-Depot, Galerie Henze & Ketterer, Wichtrach/Bern, Switzerland (solo)
Eating the Universe - Vom Essen in der Kunst, Düsseldorf, Germany (solo)
2009 Daniel Spoerri – Eaten by, Museum Ludwig, Koblenz, Germany (solo)
Eating the Universe, Dusseldorf, Germany (solo)
2007 Daniel Spoerri - Opere scelte 1963-90, Galleria Arte e Arte, Bologne, Italy (solo)
Daniel Spoerri - Non per Caso, Centro per l´Arte Contemporanea Luigi Pecci, Prato, Italy (solo)
Ultime Ultime Cene, Galleria Gruppo Credito Valtellinese, Milan, Italy
Le Nouveau Réalisme, Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais, Paris, France
100 Jahre Kunsthalle Mannheim, Städtische Kunsthalle Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
2006 Daniel Spoerri Retrospektive, Kunstsammlung, Neubrandenburg, Germany (solo)
Daniel Spoerri – Prillwitzer Idole, Staatliches Museum, Schwerin, Germany (solo)
Life as a Legend - Marilyn Monroe, Boca Raton Museum of Art, Boca Raton, FL
Eye on Europe - Prints, Books & Multiples, 1960 to Now, MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
2005 110 Jahre Spoerri und Galerie Levy, Galerie Levy, Hambourg, Germany (solo)
Daniel Spoerri. Opere Anni 70 – 80, Galleria Arte e Arte, Bologne, Italy (solo)
Daniel Spoerri - Bronzen, Galerie Henze & Ketterer & Triebold, Riehen, Switzerland (solo)
2004 Daniel Spoerri, Galerie Charlotte Moser, Geneva, Switzerland (solo)
Daniel Spoerri, Palazzo Magnani, Reggio Emilia, Italy (solo)
2003 Galerie der Stadt, Klagenfurt, Germany
Marilyn, County Hall Gallery, London, UK
Galerie Ernst Hilger, Vienna, Austria
KunstHaus Wien, Vienna, Austria
2002 Museum of Contemporary Art, Ludwig Museum, Budapest, Hungary
Museum Ostdeutsche Galerie, Regensburg, Germany
Kunstverein Lingen, Lingen, Germany
2001 KunstHalle Villa Kobe in Halle, Germany
La chambre No. 13, Hôtel Carcassonne and examples of the series 1989 – 2001, Galerie Henze & Ketterer, Wichtrach/Bern, Switzerland
Retrospective, Museum Tinguely, Basel, Switzerland (solo)
Galerie Levy, Hamburg, Germany
Galerie Raab, Berlin, Germany
2000 Cabinet Anatomique, Emily Harvey Gallery, New York, NY
Die genetische Kette des Flohmarkts, Palazzo delle Stelline, Milan, Italy
Chambre No13 in: 'Stanze e Segreti', Rotonda della Besana, Milan, Italy
1999 Chambre No13, Mudima M2, Milan, Italy
1998 Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
Profession, Obsession, Istituto Svizzero, Rome, Italy
Détrompe l’oeil, Galerie A. Zaru, Capri, Italy
Ein Bild (Der Wolfspelz), Akademie der Künste, Berlin, Germany
Modifications(Détrompe l’oeils), Ronny van de Velde, Antwerp, Belgium
Vendredì Treize, Centre Culturel Suisse, Paris, France
Coin du Restaurant Spoerri in 'Out of Actions', MOCA, Los Angeles, CA
Carnaval des Animaux, Museum Friedericianum, Kassel, Germany
1997 Profession, Obsession (Das Archiv Spoerri), Landesbibliothek, Bern, Switzerland
Carnaval des Animaux, Carré d’Art, Orleans, France
Galerie Wachters, Brussels, Belgium
Galerie Raab, Berlin, Germany
Espace Culturel François Mitterand, Périgueux, France
Bawag Fondation, Vienna, Austria
1996 Le Carnaval des Animaux, Fondazione Mudima, Milan, Italy
1995 La Médecine opératoire de N. Jacob, interprétée par Daniel Spoerri, Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris, France
Série Sévillane, Stadhaus, Vienna, Austria
1994 Cabinet anatomique, Centre d'Art et de Plaisanterie, Montbéliard, France
Corps en morceaux, Galerie Kalb, Vienna, Austria
Le Cabinet Anatomique de Daniel Spoerri, Musée de l'Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris, Paris, France
Raab Galerie, Berlin, Germany
La médecine opératoire de Jacob, Galerie Susanne Kulli Bern, Switzerland
Daniel Spoerri, Galerie Rainer Masset, Munich, Germany
1993 Sevilla-Tische und Corps en morceaux, Galerie Henze & Ketterer, Bern, Switzerland
Daniel Spoerri, Ammiraglio Acton, Milan, Italy (solo)
1992 Le Portrait dans l'Art Contemporain, Musée d'Art Moderne & d'Art Contemporain Nice, France
My choice, Galerie Andy Jillien Zürich, Switzerland
Eaten by..., Galerie Littmann, Basel, Switzerland
Corps en morceaux, Raab Galerie, Berlin, Germany
1990 - 1991 Retrospective, Musée d'Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou Paris, France (solo)
Musée Picasso, Antibes, France
Museum des 20. Jahrhunderts, Vienna, Austria
Städtische Galerie, Munich, Germany
Hôpital Éphémère, Paris, France
Galerie Wachters, Brussels, Belgium
Galerie Zabrieskie, New York, NY
Background Landscapes, Galerie Caporella, Roma, Italy
1990 Daniel Spoerri – Retrospective, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France; Musée Picasso, Antibes, France; Museum des 20. Jahrhunderts, Vienna, Austria (solo)
1989 Rezeptmappen, Goethe Institut, Paris, France
1988 Le Trésor des pauvres, Galerie Beaubourg, Paris, France
1986 Les Nouveaux Réalistes», Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville, Paris, France
1985 Bronzi, Galerie Beaubourg, Paris, France
1982 Œuvres récentes, Galleria Beaubourg, Paris, France
1981 La Pharmacie Bretonne, Galleria Nothelfer, Berlin, Germany
1978 Faszination des Objekts, Museo di Arte Moderna, Vienna, Austria
1975 12 Banchetti Cucina Astro Gastro – 12 Stelle, Galleria Multipla, Milan, Italy
1972 Daniel Spoerri , Helmhaus, Zurich, Switzerland; Centre national d'Art contemporain, Paris, France
1971 Hommage an Isaak Feinstein - Daniel, du Apfel, falle weit vom Stamm, Retrospettiva, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1970 10 Anni Nouveau Réalisme, Rotonda della Besana, Milan, Italy
1968 25 Objets de magie à la Noix - Zimtzauberkonserven, Galleria Gunar, Dusseldorf, Germany
1965 Daniel Spoerri's Room No. 631 at the Chelsea Hotel, The Green Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1964 Allan Stone Gallery, New York, NY
Galleria J, Paris, France
Galleria Zwirner, Cologne, Germany
1962 Due camere, Stedelik Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1961 Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
1960 Galleria Schwarz, Milan, Italy (solo)
SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS:
Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Museum Ludwig, Budapest, Hungary
Petit Palais, Musée d’art moderne, Geneva, Switzerland
Musée National d’Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
Musée Picasso, Antibes, France
Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany

Literature
2012 Daniel Spoerri & Vera Mercer, Kunststaulager Spoerri GmbH & Co. KG, Hadersdorf am Kamp, Austria
2004 Schmied, Wieland. Daniel Spoerri : Le Hasard comme maître. Bielefeld, Germany: Kerber Verlag, 2004
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