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Lothar Baumgarten

(German, born 1944)

amplitude versus time by lothar baumgarten

Lothar Baumgarten

Amplitude Versus Time, 2009

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matteawan/fishkill by lothar baumgarten

Lothar Baumgarten

Matteawan/Fishkill, 2003–2009

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Biography

Timeline

1944
Born in Rheinsberg, Germany.
1968
Attended the Staatlichen Akademie für bildende Künste, Karlsruhe
1969 - 1971
Attended Staatlichen Kunstakademie Düsseldorf
1974
Prize of the City of Düsseldorf, Germany
1976
Prize of the County of Nordrhein Westfalen, Germany
1984
The Golden Lion, First Prize of 41st Venice Biennial, Venice, Italy
1997
Lichtwark Prize, City of Hamburg, Germany
DocumentaX in Kassel, Baumgarten exhibited the archives of his stay with the Yanomani, anthropological photographs that raise questions concerning Western perception of tribal life and relate Baumgarten's efforts to the tradition of Kulturkritik in German thought
2003
mfi Award, Kunst und Bau, Essen, Germany
Lives and works in Berlin and New York

Exhibitions

2012 - 2013
Los Aristócratas de la Selva y la Reina de Castilla', Fundación Botín, Cantabria,Spain (solo)
2012
'Spies in the House of Art', The Metropolitan Museum, New York, USA
'La Triennale', Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
'Tour d'Horizon - Werke aus der Sammlung migros museum für gegenwartskunst', migros museum, Zurich, Switzerland
2011 - 2012
Abend der Zeit - Señores Naturales Yanomami, Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany (solo)
Galerie Marian Goodman, Paris, FR (solo)
2011
'Die Erfindung der Wirklichkeit. Photographie an der Kunstakademie Düsseldorf von 1970 bis heute', Akademie-Galerie. Die Neue Sammlung, Düsseldorf, Germany
2010 - 2011
River Crossing, Galerie Thomas Zander, Cologne (solo)
Galería Elba Benítz, Madrid (solo)
2010
‘Projecto Tierra’ Alhóndiga Bilbao, Spain

Public Collections

Vancouver Art Gallery, Canada
Fondation Cartier, Paris
FRAC- Champagne-ARD, Reims, France
FRAC- Nord Pas de Calais, Dunkerque, France
Fundaçao Serralves, Porto, Portugal
The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
Haags Gemeentemuseum, the Hague, The Netherlands
Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany
Instituto Valenciano de Arte Moderno, Valencia, Spain
Klinik Buchinger, Überlingen, Germany

Literature

2009
'Seven Sounds Seven Circles' Kunsthaus, Bregenz 2009
'Seven Sounds Seven Circles' CD Album, Kunsthaus, Bregenz 2009
2008
'Auto Focus retina' MACBA, Barcelona 2008
2006
‘AIR’ Richter Verlag, Düsseldorf 2006
‘See other Side’ Museum Kurhaus Kleve, 2006
1997
'EKLIPSE' Richter Verlag, Düsseldorf 1997
1993
'AMERICA Invention' Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York 1993
1992
'Wie Venedig sehen' Museum Haus Esters, Krefeld 1992
1991
'Carbon' with insert of 10 short stories by LB, Musuem of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles / Pentti Kouri 1991
1987
'Makunaíma' with text 'Los Advertidos' by Alejo Carpentier, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York 1987