biography of Katharina FRITSCH (1956)

Personal data


Birth : 02/14/1956 - Essen, Germany
Sex : F
Nationality/Affiliation : Germany

Address

Düsseldorf, Germany

Education

Kunstakademie Düsseldorf – Eiskellerstrasse 1 – Düsseldorf, Germany

Professional data


Work and Life

Lives and works in Düsseldorf, Germany

Work


Categorie and medium


Sculpture-Volume : Installation - Object
Audiovisual-Multimedia :

Subject

opposition/conformity

Works

Herz mit Geld
Date of creation : 1998-1999
Medium : Installation
 
Rat King
Date of creation : 1992-1993
Medium : Sculpture
Size : 280 x 1300 cm
 
Madonnenfigur
Date of creation : 1982
Medium : Sculpture
Materials : painting-plaster
 

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

2002

Katharina Fritsch
K21 Kunstsammlung im Ständehaus – Düsseldorf, Germany
04/21/2002 – 09/08/2002

2001

Katharina Fritsch
Tate Modern – London, United Kingdom
09/07/2001 – 12/05/2001

Museum of Contemporary Art – Chicago IL, United States
03/03/2001 – 05/27/2001

1999

Städtische Galerie Wolfsburg – Wolfsburg, Germany
1999

White Cube – Jay Jopling – London, United Kingdom
09/10/1999 – 10/09/1999

1997

SFMOMA San Francisco Museum of Modern Art – San Francisco CA, United States
02/1997

1993

Dia Center for the Arts – New York NY, United States
04/15/1993 – 06/19/1994

1989

Portikus – Frankfurt, Germany
08/05/1989 – 09/24/1989

1988

Kunsthalle – Basel BS, Switzerland
1988

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

2006

Frieze Art Fair
Regent’s Park – London, United Kingdom
10/12/2006 – 10/15/2006
Represented by : Matthew Marks Gallery – Matthew Marks Gallery 523 West 24th Street – New York NY, United States

2004

Art 35 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/16/2004 – 06/21/2004
Represented by : Matthew Marks Gallery – Matthew Marks Gallery 523 West 24th Street – New York NY, United States

2003

Art Cologne, n° 37
Cologne, Germany
10/29/2003 – 11/02/2003
Represented by : Schönewald Fine Arts – Xanten, Germany

FIAC, n°30
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/09/2003 – 10/13/2003
Represented by : Parkett Editions – 2nd floor 155 Avenue of the Americas – New York NY, United States

Art 34 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/18/2003 – 06/23/2003
Represented by : Matthew Marks Gallery – Matthew Marks Gallery 523 West 24th Street – New York NY, United States

The Armory Show 2003
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
03/07/2003 – 03/10/2003
Represented by : Matthew Marks Gallery – Matthew Marks Gallery 523 West 24th Street – New York NY, United States

2002

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/05/2002 – 12/08/2002
Represented by : White Cube – 48 Hoxton Square – London, United Kingdom

Art 33 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/12/2002 – 06/17/2002
Represented by : Matthew Marks Gallery – Matthew Marks Gallery 523 West 24th Street – New York NY, United States

The Armory Show 2002
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
02/22/2002 – 02/25/2002
Represented by : Matthew Marks Gallery – Matthew Marks Gallery 523 West 24th Street – New York NY, United States

2001

Art Basel Miami Beach: cancelled
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/13/2001 – 12/16/2001
Represented by : White Cube – 48 Hoxton Square – London, United Kingdom

ARTissima – Arte Contemporaneo a Torino, n° 8
Palazzo del Lavoro – Turin TO, Italy
11/15/2001 – 11/18/2001
Represented by : 20-21 Galerie – Meisenburgstrasse 169-173 – Essen, Germany

FIAC, n°28
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/10/2001 – 10/15/2001
Represented by : White Cube² – 48 Hoxton Square – London, United Kingdom

Art 32 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/13/2001 – 06/18/2001
Represented by : White Cube – 48 Hoxton Square – London, United Kingdom

Sthml Art Fair 2001, n° 21
Sollentunamässan – Sollentuna, Sweden
03/08/2001 – 03/11/2001
Represented by : Galleri Christian Larsen – Karlaplan 7 – Stockholm, Sweden

The Armory Show 2001
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
02/23/2001 – 02/26/2001
Represented by : Matthew Marks Gallery – Matthew Marks Gallery 523 West 24th Street – New York NY, United States

2000

ART2000 – The 12th London Contemporary Art Fair
London, United Kingdom
01/19/2000 – 01/23/2000
Represented by : White Cube – 48 Hoxton Square – London, United Kingdom

1999

Art Cologne, n° 33
Cologne, Germany
11/07/1999 – 11/14/1999
Represented by : Schönewald und Beuse – Uerdinger Strasse 342 – Krefeld, Germany

1990

ARCO – Feria Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo
Madrid, Spain
02/08/1990 – 02/13/1990
Represented by : Jablonka Galerie – Hahnenstrasse 37 – Cologne, Germany


Group exhibitions

2006

Dark Matter
White Cube – London, United Kingdom
07/07/2006 – 09/09/2006

2003

C’est arrivé demain – 7ème Biennale d’Art Contemporain de Lyon
Lyon, France
09/18/2003 – 01/04/2004

Trésors publics, 20 ans de création dans les Fonds Régionaux d¿Art Contemporain : un tableau dans le décor
Musée du Château des Ducs de Bretagne – Nantes, France
06/28/2003 – 10/12/2003

Coollustre
Collection Yvon Lambert – Hôtel de Caumont – Avignon, France
05/25/2003 – 09/28/2003

2002

Shopping: A Century of Art and Consumer Culture
Tate Liverpool – Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
12/20/2002 – 03/23/2002

Richter, Fritsch, Gursky, Ruff, Struth
Schönewald und Beuse – Krefeld, Germany
03/22/2002 – 04/30/2002

2001

Katharina Fritsch, Eija-Liisa Ahtila
Tate Modern – London, United Kingdom
10/2001 – 12/09/2001

Simulacres et Détournements dans les années 80 et 90
CAPC Musée d’Art Contemporain de Bordeaux – Bordeaux, France
09/18/2001 – 03/10/2002

2000

Szenenwechsel / Change of Scene XVIII
MMK Museum für Moderne Kunst – Frankfurt, Germany
09/29/2000 – 03/04/2000

1999

d’APERTutto – 48° Biennale di Venezia
Venice VE, Italy
06/13/1999 – 11/07/1999

Damenwahl : Katharina Fritsch – Alexej Koschkarow
Kunsthalle Düsseldorf – Düsseldorf, Germany
02/06/1999 – 04/11/1999

1998

Europa, Afrika – 7. Triennale der Kleinplastik
Südwest LB Forum – Stuttgart, Germany
10/17/1998 – 01/17/1999

Szenenwechsel / Change of Scene XIV
MMK Museum für Moderne Kunst – Frankfurt, Germany
06/19/1998 – 01/03/1999

Maverick
Matthew Marks Gallery – New York NY, United States
02/07/1998 – 04/11/1998

1997

On the Edge – Contemporary Art from the Werner and Elaine Dannheisser Collection
MoMA Museum of Modern Art – New York NY, United States
09/30/1997 – 01/20/1998

L’Autre – 4ème Biennale d’Art Contemporain de Lyon
Halle Tony Garnier – Lyon, France
07/09/1997 – 09/24/1997

Leiblicher Logos
Tochigi Prefectural Museum of Fine Arts – Tochigi, Japan
04/11/1997 – 06/27/1997

1995

Campo – 46° Biennale di Venezia
Ca’Giustinian San Marco 1316 – Venice VE, Italy
06/11/1995 – 10/15/1995

1991

Katharina Fritsch, Robert Gober, Reinhard Mucha, Charles Ray and Rachel Whiteread
Luhring Augustine Gallery – New York NY, United States
1991

1989

Vad är samtida konst? / What is Contemporary Art?
Rooseum Center for Contemporary Art – Malmo, Sweden
06/03/1989 – 07/30/1989

1988

From the Southern Cross : A view of World Art – Biennale of Sydney n°7
Sydney NSW, Australia
05/18/1988 – 07/03/1988

1987

Skulptur Projekte in Münster, n°2
Münster in Westfalen, Germany
06/14/1987 – 10/04/1987

Anderer Leute Kunst
Museum Haus Lange – Krefeld, Germany
05/25/1987 – 09/20/1987

1986

A Distanced View
The New Museum of Contemporary Art – New York NY, United States
09/26/1986 – 11/30/1986

Bibliography (Selected)


On the artist


Books

2001

Women Artists in the 20th and 21st century
Publisher: Taschen – Hohenzollernring 53 – Cologne, Germany
Author: Grosenick Uta – Cologne, Germany
2001
ISBN : 3822858544


Exhibition catalogues

1999

La Biennale di Venezia, 48a Esposizione Internazionale d’Arte
Publisher: Marsilio Editions – Venice VE, Italy
06/1999
ISBN : 882080414X


Periodicals

2001

BRAKEWOOD John Peter – Ses souris et ses hommes
in: Art Actuel n° 16 p. 80
Paris, France
09/2001-10/2001

SMYTH Cherry – Katharina Fritsch
in: Art Monthly n° 250 p. 29
London, United Kingdom
10/2001

Legals