MARKUS HUEMER

 

1968, born in Linz, Austria

Lives and works in Berlin, Germany

 

High School of Artistic and Industrial Design, Linz

Academy of Arts, Dusseldorf

 

1998 – 1999

Fellowship, Academy of Media Arts, Art and Media Studies, Cologne

2004

Lectureship at the Goethe University, Frankfurt

2007 – 2015

Professorship at the Academy of Fine Arts, New Media I, Prague

 

 

Exhibitions (Selection)

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2020

> The Oranges Don’t Like the Kiwi in the Painting, Philipp von Rosen Galerie, Cologne (S)

> That’s New - And Needed!, Kunstsammlung des Landes Oberösterreich, Linz (G)

> Free the Truth, Galerie Artelier Contemporary, Graz (S)

> Summer Show, Suppan Fine Arts, Vienna (G)

> Waterproof, Galerie Deschler Berlin, Berlin (G)

> All Together Now, Ileana Tounta Contemporary Art Center, Athens (G)

> When Truth Threatened to Take over, I Defected to it, Kunstverein Ruhr, Bochum (S)

> Join the Green Panther Party, Schau Fenster, Berlin (G)

> Acarophobes, Architectural Nostalgics, Heidi Klum, and Others, Tschechisches Kulturinstitut, Berlin (S)

> Figuration / Abstraction in Austria, Suppan Fine Arts, Vienna (G)

> Born to Be Alive, Galerie Artelier Contemporary, Graz (G)

> Works on Paper IV, Galerie Max Weber Six Friedrich, Munich (G)

 

2019

> If You can Inhale, You’ve Already Done Something Right, Ileana Tounta Contemporary Art Center, Athens (S)

> Solo Booth, Philipp von Rosen Galerie, Vienna Art Fair, Vienna (S)

> Sound on the 4th Floor, Daimler Contemporary, Berlin (G)

> Summer Show, Suppan Fine Arts, Vienna (G)

> 20 Forever, Hydra School Project, Hydra (G)

> A Selection, Suppan Fine Arts, Vienna (G)

> The Space of Painting, Philipp von Rosen Galerie, Cologne (G)

> Too much is not Enough!, Neue Galerie am Universalmuseum Joanneum, Graz (G)

> German, Berlin and international Art from the 1950s to the present day, Daimer Art Collection, Stuttgart (G)

> Works on Paper III, Galerie Max Weber Six Friedrich, Munich (G)

> I Could also Have Done the Same Exhibition Again and Again for You, Sprengel Museum Hannover, Hanover (S)

> Reunion, Galerie Artelier Contemporary, Graz (G)

 

2018

> Annual Collective, Valletta Contemporary, Malta (G)

> Summer Group Show, Galerie Marin Suppan, Vienna (G)

> We Call it Work, Gallery Opere Scelte in der Botschaft, Berlin (G)

> This Exhibition Has an Utopian Superfluity, Danubiana Meulensteen Art Museum, Bratislava (S)

> Malevolent Eldritch Shrieking, Attercliffe – Studio Paul Morrison, Sheffield (G)

> I Don’t Have a Solution But I Admire the Problem, Philipp von Rosen Galerie, Cologne (S)

 

2017

> Déjà-vu, Galerie Artelier Contemporary, Graz (G)

> Black Ice II, Galerie Anja Knoess, Cologne (G)

> We Call it Work, Gallery Opere Scelte, Turin (G)

> Video Portrait, Total Museum of Contemporary Art Seoul, Seoul (G)

> Bright, Galerie Anja Knoess, Cologne (G)

> It Doesn't Take Long to Talk About My Current Sex Life, Galerie Max Weber Six Friedrich, Munich (S)

> I don’t Like Backups, Galerie Budja, Salzburg (S)

> Land of Mountains, Galerie Artelier Contemporary, Graz (with Erwin Wurm) (S)

 

2016

> Untitled..., Galerie Artelier Contemporary, Graz (G)

> Galerie Artelier Contemporary, Graz (S)

> The Art Collection Unpacks!, Kunstsammlung des Landes Oberösterreich, Linz (G)

> Art After 1970, Galerie Suppan Contemporary, Vienna (G)

> 13 Artists / 13 Rooms, Galerie Max Weber Six Friedrich, Munich (G)

 

2015

> The Wild 13, Galerie Max Weber Six Friedrich, Munich (G)

> Two by Two – New Works in the Collection Marta, Museum Marta Herford, Herford (G)

Success Is a Shy Deer. The Wind Has to Be Right, the Weather Conditions, the Stars, and the Moon., DAAB Salon, Cologne (S)

> Painting of Course!, Museum Belvedere, Vienna (G)

> Harmony and Transition – Reflecting Chinese Landscapes, Museum Marta Herford, Herford (G)

> Abstract Art from Austria, Museum Albertina, Vienna (G)

> Scientific Gardening, ERES-Stiftung, Munich (G)

> Now, Galerie Anja Knoess, Cologne (G)                                                       

 

2014

> Christmas Exhibition, Galerie Artelier Contemporary, Graz (G)

>  P 79, Galerie Max Weber Six Friedrich, Munich (G)

> Solo Booth, Galerie Max Weber Six Friedrich, Vienna Art Fair, Vienna (S)

> The Small Graphics Cabinet, Galerie der Kunstsammlung des Landes Oberösterreich, Linz (G)

> Friendly Takeover, Museum Marta Herford, Herford (G)

> Artelier Contemporary Graz as Guest of Hilger NEXT, Galerie Ernst Hilger, Vienna (G)

> I Don’t Know What My Gallerist Thinks, but I Think the Same, Galerie Max Weber Six Friedrich, Munich (S)

 

2013

> Results, Galerie Artelier Contemporary, Graz (G)

> 2000+, Saarland Museum, Saarbrucken (G)

> Pop Hits & Nightmare, Artspace Rhein-Main, Offenbach (G)

> Additional Connection, Kunsthalle am Hamburger Platz, Berlin (G)

> See Again, Museum gegenstandsfreier Kunst, Otterndorf (G)

> Works on Paper II – Seventies Until Today, Galerie Max Weber Six Friedrich, Munich (G)

> There Is Much to Do; Let’s Wait and See!, Futura Gallery, Prague (S)

> Once Played Dumb, Enough For a Lifetime, Galerie Artelier Contemporary, Graz (S)

 

2012

> X-mas, Galerie Artelier Contemporary, Graz (G)

> The Sigrid und Franz Wojda Collection, Museum Moderner Kunst Kärnten, Klagenfurt (G)

> Maybe I have Half a Clue, Galerie Max Weber Six Friedrich, Munich (S)

 

2011

> 2.1 L4, Galerie Artelier Contemporary, Graz (G)

> Koncentrat IV, The Chemistry Gallery, Prague (G)

> Pop Hits, Autocenter, Berlin (G)

> Please don’t touch, Entrance Gallery, Prague (with Michal Pustějovský) (S)

> Unique Selling Proposition Artist, Charim Galerie, Vienna (S)

 

2010

> 2.1 Q15, Galerie Artelier Contemporary, Graz (G)

> Beautylogy, Galerie Max Weber Six Friedrich, Munich (S)

> 25 Years Artelier, Galerie Artelier Contemporary, Graz (G)

> High Ideals & Crazy Dreams, Galerie Vera Munro, Hamburg (G)

> Celebration, Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens (G)

> We Are Waiting for the Perfect Wave, Künstlerhaus Palais Thurn und Taxis, Bregenz (G)

 

2009

> Drawing Sculpture, Daimler Contemporary, Berlin (G)

> Accrochage, Jiri Svestka Gallery, Prague (G)

> Share Your Dreams!, Galerie Martin Suppan, Vienna (G)

> Crossroads Linz – Young Art and Masterpieces, Lentos Kunstmuseum, Linz (G)

> Galerie Six Friedrich Lisa Ungar, Munich (G)

> You_ser 2.0., ZKM I Medienmuseum, Karlsruhe (G)

> 2.1. L4, Galerie Artelier Contemporary, Graz (G)

> Rewind, Fast Forward., Neue Galerie am Universalmuseum Joanneum, Graz (G)

> Answers don't fall from the Sky, DOX Centre for Contemporary Art, Prague (S)

> Best of Austria, Lentos Kunstmuseum, Linz (G)

 

2008

> Financial Crisis ... From Our Stock, Jiri Svestka Gallery, Prague (G)

> Is It Tomorrow Yet?, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore (G)

> Strange Figure, Jan Koniarek Gallery – Center of Contemporary Art, Trnava (G)

> Follow the Line, Galerie Elly Brose-Eiermann, Berlin (G)

> Bulwark of My Erotic Passion, Galerie Six Friedrich, Lisi Ungar, Munich (S)

> Seduction of Persons of Lesser Understanding, Galerie Artelier Contemporary, Graz (S)

> YOUniverse, Bienal de Sevilla – BIACS, Seville (G)

> Mediations, Biennale Posznan, Posznan (G)

> Scetch Storming, Österreichisches Kulturforum, Prague (G)

> Digital Spatial Art, Lehmbruck Museum, Duisburg (G)

> Motivation - Work - Implement, Gallery Jiri Svestka, Prague (G)

> Speculum Artium, City Art Museum, Ljubljana (G)

> 30x2 Chairs, Artelier Collection, Graz (G)

> MAXImin - Maximale Minimalisierung in der zeitgenössischen Kunst, Fundación Juan March, Madrid (G)

> Perhaps now would be the right moment to break out into laughter, Charim Galerie, Vienna (S)

> Honest Pictures, GEDOK Galerie, Stuttgart (S)

 

2007

> AVU 18, National Gallery Prague, Prague (G)

> From Bauhaus to (Now!), Museu de Arte de São Paulo Assis Chateaubriand – MASP, São Paulo (G)

> Accrochage, Galerie Jiri Svestka, Prague (G)

> Could Have also Been Another Good Exhibition, Museum Moderner Kunst, Vienna (S)

> I Can Hypnotize! What Can You Do?, Sammlung Ploner, Vienna (S)

> Galerie Six Friedrich Lisa Ungar, Munich (S)

> Don’t Waste Time With Art!, Jiri Svestka Gallery, Praha (S)

> Don’t Waste Time With Perfection!, Österreichisches Kulturforum, Praha (S)

> Before and After Minimalism, Museu d’Art Espanyol Contemporani, Palma de Mallorca (G)

> Abstracts of Syn, Q21 – Museumsquartier, Vienna (G)

> Abstracts of Syn, Kunstverein Medienturm, Graz (G)

 

2006

> Do Something For The World!,  Galerie Six Friedrich, Lisi Ungar, Munich (S)

> Motion in a Square – The Square in Painting, Kinetic Art and Animation, Museum Ritter, Waldenbuch (G)

> Georg Eisler Prize 2006, Bank Austria Kunstforum, Vienna (G)

> T-Mobile Center, Vienna (G)

> Long Live Love, Galerie Altnöder, Salzburg (G)

> Nice Fine Art, Städtische Galerie Laar, Laar (G)

> The Sublime is Now, Franz Gertsch Museum, Burgdorf (G)

> Magical Images From the Beyond of Technology, Galerie Michael Janssen, Cologne (S)

> Magical Images From the Beyond of Technology, Österreichische Botschaft, Berlin (S)

> KLF, I-20 Gallery, New York (G)

> Biennale Cuvée, Offenes Kulturhaus, Linz (G)

> Postmediale Kondition, Centro Cultural Conde Duque, Madrid (G)

> Could Have also Been Another Good Picture, Museum gegenstandsfreier Kunst, Otterndorf (S)

> Conversation with Art, on Art. Bauhaus to Contemporary Art., Tokyo Opera City Gallery, Tokyo (G)

 

2005

> Form Porns, Büro für Kunst, Dresden (S)

> Light Art from Artificial Light, Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Karlsruhe (G)

> Postmedia Condition, Neue Galerie am Landesmuseum Joanneum, Graz (G)

> 10 YEARS! Galerie Michael Janssen, Galerie Michael Janssen, Cologne (G)

> What doesn’t fit, Nunnery Gallery, London (G)

> Austrias, Städtische Galerie Nordhorn, Nordhorn (G)

> Social Interest Is Actually Also Present, Saarland Museum,Saarbrücken (S)

> Microlandscapes, Österreichisches Kulturinstitut, Rome (G)

> Expanded Painting, Prague Biennale, Prague (G)

> n/a, International Festival of Computer Arts – MFRU, Maribor (G)

> Another 1127 Days Without Erotic Eye Contact, Q21 – Museumsquartier, Vienna (S)

> My First Successful Exhibition, Kunstverein Medienturm, Graz (S)

> I Draw You an Invisible Square, Galerie und Edition Artelier, Graz (S)

> Private Corporate III, DaimlerChrysler Contemporary, Berlin (G)

> Colors & Trips, Museum Ratingen, Ratingen (G)

> Outrageous, Zerynthia – Sound Art Museum, Rome (G)

> Colors & Trips, Künstlerhaus Palais Thurn und Taxis, Bregenz (G)

 

2004

> Algorithmische Revolution. Zur Geschichte der interaktiven Kunst, Medienmuseum, Karlsruhe (G)

> inVISIBLE - Medienkunstpreis, Museum für Neue Kunst & Medienmuseum, Karlsruhe (G)

> The DaimlerChrysler Collection, South African National Gallery, Capetown (G)

> Actionbutton, The State Russian Museum, Saint Petersburg (G)

> PREMAcultURE, Secondary School, Hydra (G)

> A European Portrait, Rohkunstbau, Spreewald (G)

> Definitively Provisional, Appendiks, Copenhagen (G)

> My Second Educational Path, Künstlerverein Malkasten, Düsseldorf (with Sigmar Polke) (S)

> The Daimler Art Collection, Pretoria Art Museum, Pretoria (G)

> The DaimlerChrysler Collection, Museum Africa, Johannesburg (G)

> New Talentlessness, Galerie Michael Janssen, Cologne (S)

 

2003

> B-Picture, Künstlerhaus Palais Thurn und Taxis, Bregenz (with Peter Weibel) (S)

> On the Edge, The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit (G)

> Colors and Trips, Galerie Jacky Strenz, Berlin (G)

> New Maliciousness, Büro für Kunst, Dresden (S)

> Definitively Provisional, Whitechapel Gallery, London (G)

> The DaimlerChrysler Collection, Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Karlsruhe (G)

> Rebellion of Black Walls, Galerie Jacky Strenz, Berlin (S)

> Actionbutton, Nationalgalerie Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin (S)

> Brand the Image, Galerie Mirko Mayer, Cologne (G)

 

2002

> Re-Produktion, Galerie Bernhard Knaus, Mannheim (G)

> Public Privacy, Viper, Basel (G)

> Apotheose Now, Galerie Jacky Strenz, Berlin (S)

> .arcadia, Kunsthaus Baselland, Basel (S)

> Giubileo, Ausstellungsraum Institut für Kunstgeschichte der Universität Innsbruck, Innsbruck (S)

> The Life e.g., Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin (S)

> Blue over Black, Kunstraum Bruxelles, Brussels (S)

> Private Corporate I, Daimler Contemporary, Berlin (G)

> Honesty Knows no Bounds, Galerie Mezzanin, Vienna (S)

 

2001   

> It Doesn’t Work, Künstlerhaus Palais Thurn und Taxis, Bregenz (G)

> Promotion Booth, Art Cologne – Galerie Michael Janssen, Cologne (S)

> New Collection, Galerie Achim Kubinski, Berlin (G)

> Avatars and Others, Edith-Russ-Haus für Medienkunst, Oldenburg (G)

> MP, MQ and Others, Galerie Hubert Winter, Vienna (G)

> Moving Pictures, International Photo Triennial, Villa Merkel, Esslingen (G)

> Art Unlimited, Art 32 Basel, Basel (G)

> The School of Athens, Galerie Achim Kubinski, Berlin (S)

> Polke’s Pasadena Stones, Max Planck Haus, Munich (S)

 

2000   

> Polke’s Pasadena Stones, Galerie Michael Janssen, Cologne (S)

> The Continuous Cities. Urban Situations, Galerie des Landes Tirol, Innsbruck (G)

> Flag-Parade, Städtisches Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach (G)

 

1999   

> Officina Europa, Galleria d’Arte Moderna, Bologna (G)

> Blackhole, Digitale, Cologne (G)

> Net_Condition, Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie, Karlsruhe (G)

> Zapping Zone, Galerie Hubert Winter, Vienna (G)

> Net_Condition, Steirischer Herbst, Graz (G)

> This Dangerous Supplement, Kunstverein Nürnberg, AlbrechtDürer Gesellschaft, Nuremberg (S)

 

1998   

> Aristoteles Illuminated by Thought, Künstlerhaus Palais Thurn und Taxis, Bregenz (S)

> Art and Global Media, InterCommunication Center, Tokyo (G)

> If (Subject = Virtual Subject ; Symbolic Culture ; 0) [MAOD], Nassauischer Kunstverein, Wiesbaden (S)

> The Rules are no Game, Galerie Michael Janssen, Cologne (S)

 

1997

> 2000 minus 3 - ArtSpace plus Interface, Steirischer Herbst ‘97, Neue Galerie am Landesmuseum Joanneum, Graz (G)

> If (Subject = Virtual Subject ; Symbolic Culture ; 0) [MAOD], Neue Galerie am Landesmuseum Joanneum, Graz (S)

> 3 Ways to the Lake, Kunsthalle Klagenfurt, Klagenfurt (G)

 

1995

> Texts, Galerie Trabant, Vienna (S)

> Mythos Information – Welcome to the Wired World, ARS Electronica, Linz (G)

 

1994

> Art and Economy, Galerie Tanja Grunert, Cologne (G)

 

1993

> Multiples, Galerie Tanja Grunert, Cologne (G)

 

1992

> Endo und Nano - The World from Within, ARS Electronica, Linz (G)

 

G = Group exhibition

S = Solo exhibition

 

 

Public Collections (Selection)

 

> Albertina, Vienna (AT)

> Artelier Collection, Graz (AT)

> Artothek des Bundes, Kunstsammlung der Republik Österreich, Vienna (AT)

> Belvedere, Vienna (AT)

> Collection Austrian Post, Vienna (AT)

> Collection Kulturamt der Stadt Köln, Cologne (D)

> Daimler Art Collection, Berlin (D)

> Deutsche Bank Collection, Frankfurt (D)

> European Patent Office Collection, Munich (D)

> Kunstsammlung des Landes Oberösterreich, Linz (AT)

> Leinemann-Stiftung für Bildung und Kunst, Berlin (D)

> Montblanc Art Collection, Hamburg (AT)

> Sammlung zeitgenössischer Kunst der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Bonn (D)

> Städtische Galerie Nordhorn, Nordhorn (D)

> Städtisches Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach (D)

> Museum gegenstandsfreie Kunst, Otterndorf (D)

> Museum MARTa Herford, Herford (D)

> Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig, Vienna (AT)

> Museum Stadt Linz - Nordico, Linz (AT)

> Neue Galerie am Universalmuseum Joanneum, Graz (AT) 

> Saarlandmuseum, Saarbruecken, (D)

> T-Mobile Austria Collection, Vienna (AT)

> Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie, Karlsruhe (D)