Simone Subal Gallery

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Born 1980 in Berlin, Germany
Lives and works in Düsseldorf, Germany, and New York, NY

Education

2004-2010 Kunstakademie Düsseldorf,
Weltmeisterschüler with Prof. Peter Doig, 2010
2009 Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture
2002 Diploma, Media Design

Solo Exhibitions

2016
Um, nice guy, good hospitality, but.. y’know.. I-I- I don’t think he knows how to turn on a computer. (brief pause) So… but th-the good thing is he’s lling the void.. uh, with coverage in Manhasset at the moment so y’know they’re-they’re not drowning, Wentrup Gallery, Berlin, Germany
Current Upcoming Past, Murias Centeno, Lisbon, Portugal

2015
battery life, Planthouse, New York
Furthermore, all the windows looked onto the courtyard and – from scarcely any distance – onto other windows of the same style, behind which could be glimpsed the stately outline of new windows opening onto a second courtyard, (performance), Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne
Delivery to the following recipient failed permanently, Simone Subal Gallery, New York

2014
Being blonde with insufficient funds, Mendes Wood, São Paulo
The New World Hotel, Kasseler Kunstverein, Kassel (cat.)
Somewhere sideways, down, at an angle, but very close, Wentrup Gallery, Berlin
Den højdesyge af Marquis de Lessert, Avlskarl Gallery, Copenhagen

2013
“What did the green grape say to the purple grape? Breathe!” (It is always forthcoming and already past), PROVINZ Editionen, Bochum, Germany
Delays During Transit (Tales of Early Prematurity), Kate MacGarry, London
Faith so certain shall never be shaken by heaviest sorrow, Simone Subal Gallery, New York, NY

2012
Magic Moments Of Homeopathy VOL1 (The Trauma Of Creative Man), Tanja Pol Galerie, Munich
Magic Moments Of Homeopathy VOL2 (The Drama Of Creative Man), Wentrup Gallery, Berlin
NRW Förderpreisträgerausstellung, Kunst aus NRW Alte Reichsabtei, Aachen (cat.)

2011
Writing Shit About New Snow For The Rich Is Not Art!, Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen am Rhein (cat.)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=90RM07vHQiw, Kate MacGarry, London
Despite Ourselves, Art Since The Summer Of ‘69, New York, NY

2010
what art? what mushroom? a club for dehydrated people, with C. Lohmann, The Shelter, Cologne
Finally! scientists found out that art is just another hobby!, Tanzschule Projects, with C. Lohmann, Munich

2009
Turn your bedroom life into a volcano of pleasure!, Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen
“the artist as a model of change”, “the artist as a young clown”, Tanja Pol Galerie, Munich

2008
turn your bedroom life into a vulcano of pleasure, Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen (cat.)

2006
Disadvantage Agassi, Villa de Bank, Enschede (cat.)

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017
Myths of the Marble, Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Oslo, Norway (forthcoming)
Myths of the Marble, ICA, Philadelphia, curated by Milena Hoegsberg & Alex Klein, (Cat.) (forthcoming)

2016
Frieze New York, Simone Subal Gallery, NY
ICH, Neue Formen des Selbstportraits, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, curated by Martina Weinhart, (Cat.)
Countdown Belladonna, with Anna K.E., Salon Kennedy, Frankfurt
Late Checkout II, with Anna K.E., Signal, Brooklyn, NY
Nuit Blanche, with Anna K.E. Monaco, curated by Joerg Heiser
Provinz Editionen, Kunsthalle Recklinghausen, Germany, (Cat.)
Night Transmissions // Natuervarp II, nightly videoart program on Icelands National TV, curated by Margot Norton
Watermark, Signal, Brooklyn, NY

2015
Save the Data!, Kunstpalais Erlangen, Germany
The Casual Gesture, Bundeskunsthalle Bonn, Bonn
The Casual Gesture, Standpoint Gallery, London
Verena Dengler, Florian Meisenberg, David Renggli, Gabriele de Santis, Wentrup Gallery, Berlin
Statements 2, Goethe-Insititut Hong Kong, Hong Kong

2014
Geometries of Intimacy, Abrons Arts Center, New York
House Party with Dzek, Kate MacGarry, London
Friendly Takeover: Artists show their collection , Marta Herford (Gehry galleries), Herford
Transgression, Philara e. V., Düsseldorf
Sie und ihre Ausstellungen, Ausstellung in der Sammlung Kunst aus NRW in der ehemaligen Reichsabtei Aachen-Kornelimünster, Aachen
Relative Wirklichkeiten, TS-Artprojects, Berlin
Jiří David, Andy Hope 1930, Florian Meisenberg Galerie Václava Špály, Prag
Dreamland, Museum Kunsten, Aalborg, Denmark
Queens International, Queens Museum of Art, New York

2013
Kunstpreis junger Westen 2013, Kunsthalle Recklinghausen, Recklinghausen, Germany
Gruppo di famiglia in un interno, Parrotta Gallery, Stuttgart
Es gibt keine meisterwerke mehr, Tanja Pol Gallery, Munich
Accrochage, Wentrup Gallery, Berlin
Painting Forever! Keilrahmen, KW Kunstwerke Berlin, Berlin
Revised Abstraction, Grieder Contemporary, Zurich

2012
Boros Collection No.2, Boros Collection, Berlin (cat.)
Other voices – other rooms, Wentrup Avlskarl Projects, Copenhagen
Cleaning a bed from morning dust, Boutique, Cologne
Language is the house we live in, Kunstfilmtag 2012, Malkasten, Düsseldorf

2011
Endless summer, Wentrup Gallery, Berlin
Eyes wide shut, Vogt Gallery, New York, NY
Paintings and films, Parkhaus, Düsseldorf
Aviskarl Gallery, Copenhagen
Solingen Kunstmuseum, Solingen, Germany
think german/new german art, Residency of the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany, London
Winter in America, Tanja Pol Galerie, Munich

2010
SELF CONSCIOUSNESS, VW Veneklasen & Werner Gallery, Berlin (cat.)
Think german//neue deutsche Kunst, Deutsche Botschaft London
Halbjahresgaben 2010, Tanzschule Projects Munich
You can leave your hat on, Gallery Hasen Performance at Schmela Haus K20/K21, Düsseldorf
What art? what mushroom? a club for dehydrated people, The Shelter, Cologne
22×4, amor parvi oder die Liebe zum kleinen, Kunstverein Langenhagen
Enovos Förderpreis Junge Kunst, Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen am Rhein (cat.)

2009
Hunger, Columbia University, New York
Paintings in the sky, Kate MacGarry, London
Me, myself and I (Vol II), Weltraum, Munich

2008
Life is a funny old dog, Tanja Pol Galerie, Munich
Untertag/11min., Gloriahalle, Düsseldorf
Wahrheit ist was uns verbindet, Jaspersjahr Universität, Oldenburg (cat.)
Pilot Projekt_1, Pilotprojekt für Kunst, Düsseldorf
Mischanlage von Dr.Urlaub, Alte Kokerei, Zeche Zollverein Essen (cat.)
Wenn nicht für Gott, dann für wen?, Villa Daniel Richter, Hamburg
Permanent Vacation, with Anna K.E. EY Artforum, Düsseldorf

2007
The Great Show, Sistig & Ostrowski, Cologne
Regarding Düsseldorf 2, Kunstverein 701, Düsseldorf (Kat.)
Being Spielberg, presented by Gallery Hasen, with Anna K.E. Schaufenster des Kunstvereins für die Rheinlande und Westphalen, Düsseldorf
The birth of Gallery Hasen, at Sommer M.O.G.G., Düsseldorf
Anna K.E. und Florian Meisenberg, citta di bologna, Cologne
Museum for…., Die Vitrine mit Anna K.E., Düsseldorf
Healthy children for a wealthy future, Kunstcodex with Anna K.E., Codex Partners, Munich

2006
Special Effects, American Apparel, Frankfurt
The Courtesy of Thorsten Eyer, Ballhaus Ost, Berlin
Aus der Mitte entspringt ein Fluss, Sistig & Ostrowski Open Studios

2005
Copy your Idol, Kunsthalle Berlin Pankow (cat.)
Kleines Affektchen 3, Performance/Video-Event,Museum Kunst Palast, Düsseldorf

Curatorial Projects & Lectures

2016
On Material Digital, ICA Philadelphia

2015
Albert Oehlen: Home and Garden, Contemporary Painting Symposium, The New Museum, New York
Aus & Vortragen, Kölnischer Kunstverein, Köln
Cafe Sparta, Critique with Anna K.E., Kunstakademie Duesseldorf

2014
Nachtfoyer, Kunsthalle Duesseldorf
Lecture, Pratt University, New York
Lecture & Workshop, Prague Art Academy

2013
Performative Minute, KW Kunstwerke, Berlin

2012
New York Studio Residency Program lecture & critique, New York, NY

2010
Concept and organization of “Exkurse” student lecture series at Düsseldorf Kunstakademie
Concept and organization of “Sommerrundgang 2010” at Düsseldorf Kunstakademie,

2009
“A lecture to the cows”, part of a lecture series given at Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture

2008
Concept and organization of “Sommerrundgang 2008” at Düsseldorf Kunstakademie
Concept and organization together with Anna K.E. of “the vision of tomorrow, today”, part of a lecture series given at Düsseldorf Kunstakademie

2007
Organization of the group exhibition “The courtesy of Thorsten Eyer”, Ballhaus Ost, Berlin

Publications

2015
Deiss, Amely and Kunstpalais Erlangen, Save the Data! Von Kunst und Datenträgern, Kunstpalais Erlangen, Erlangen
Painting Now, Editor Suzanne Hudson, Thames & Hudson, London

2013
HTTP:WWW.LIVELEAK.COM/VIEW?!=366_1344438832, (monograph), Editor Uta Grosenick, Distanz Verlag
LUBOK Solo, Lubok Verlag, Leipzig

2012
“Rising, young artists to keep an eye on”, Editor Olaf Salié with a Preface by Prof. Dr. Harald Falckenberg,

2011
Writing shit about new snow for the rich is not art!, ed. Reinhard Spieler, Wilhelm-Hack Museum Ludwigshafen am Rhein, text: Florian Meisenberg. Publisher: Verlag der Buchhandlung, Walther König.

2009
If you stare on this painting for 72 hours you will loose 4.5 pounds, ed. Tanja Pol. Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst Aachen, texts: Oliver Tepel, Gia Edzgveradze, Kathrin Luz, Kettler Verlag.

2007
Obviously small misunderstandings, Villa de Bank, Enschede NL. Text: Catrin Lorch.

Awards and Scholarships

2013
Kunstpreis Junger Westen

2012
Arbeitsstipendium der Stiftung Kunstfonds in Bonn

2010
NRW Förderpreis für junge Künstlerinnen & Künstler
NRW Travelscholarship
DAAD Annual Scholarship for North America

2009
Fellowship, Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture, Maine
Grant Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes, Bonn

2008
“Young Artists on the Road” prize of the Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen
“Audi Art Award” for progressive performance for a project titled Gallery Hasen with Anna K.E.

2006
Travel Scholarship, Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen

Bibliography

2015

Greenberger, Alex. “From Brushstroke to Keystroke and Back Again: Six Artists Talk Contemporary Painting at the New Museum,” ArtNews, July 2015.
Forbes, Alexander. “Florian Meisenberg and Anna K.E. on Their ‘Double Selfie,'” Artsy, June 2015.
Chang, Chris. “Five Points with Simone Subal”, Art in America, April 2015.
McLean-Ferris, Laura. “Florian Meisenberg”, Artforum, p. 378, May 2015.
Bodick, Noelle. “Florian Meisenberg Harvests ‘Digital Readymades’”, BlouinArtinfo, March 20, 2015.
Rappolt, Mark. “Florian Meisenberg,” ArtReview, pp. Cover & 110-117, March 2015
Geers, David. “Formal Affairs,” Frieze, pp. 110-117, March 2015.

2014

Kiyoizumi, AJ. Exhibition // Somewhere sideways, down at an angle, but very close,
berlinartlink.com, May 20 2014
Werner, Anna-Lenna. Gallery Weekend Berlin 2014, artfridge.com, May 2 2014
Liebs, Holger. Zu vie list nie genug, Monopol, May 2014, p. 82 – 90
Florian Meisenberg, Vorn Magazine, No. 7, 2014, p. 18 – 25
Karcher, Eva. Never Sorry – The Digital Natives. Florian Meisenberg, Simon Denny, Cyprien Gaillard, H.O.M.E., February 2014.

2013

Kherbek, William. Nottingham: An art Report, Port Magazine, July 29, 2013
Kamin, Diana. Florian Meisenberg, Art in America, October 2013, p. 17
Halpern, Clara. Florian Meisenberg, Modern Painters, September 2013
Wiensowski, Ingeborg. Endloses Experiment?, Kulturspiegel, issue no. 9, September
2013, p. 26-27

2012

“Magic Moments of Homeopathy vol. 2”, BerlinArtJournal.com, posted April 5, 2012

2011

Coomer, Martin, “Florian Meisenberg”, Time Out London
Nanny, Mallory, “The Absence of External Frames: Florian Meisenberg, Kate MacGarry, London”, Aesthetica Magazine, June 8
Stipanovich, Alexandre, “Florian Meisenberg at Art Since the Summer of ’69”, Opening Ceremony New News, posted Monday, February 28, 2011

2010

Rathgeber, Pirrko, “Florian Meisenberg”, FlashArt, number 270, January/February