biography of Klaus RINKE (1939)

Personal data


Birth : 1939 - Wattenscheid, Germany
Sex : M
Nationality/Affiliation : Germany - United States

Address

Haan, Germany

Education

1957 – 1960 : Folkwang-Hochschule – Klemensborn 39 – Essen, Germany

Professional data


Work and Life

1978 – 1980:Lives and works in Australia
1960 – 1964:Lives and works in France
Lives and works in Haan, Germany and Venice CA, USA


Other professions

Professor
Kunstakademie Düsseldorf – Eiskellerstrasse 1 – Düsseldorf, Germany

Work


Categorie and medium


Painting :
Sculpture-Volume :
Performing Art : Performance

Subject

nature

Movements and styles

Land Art

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

2003

CCC Centre de Création Contemporaine – Tours, France
11/15/2003 – 03/14/2004

2001

Le Grand Café – Saint-Nazaire, France
2001

2000

Galerie Meyer-Ellinger – Frankfurt, Germany
2000

1992

Kunsthalle Düsseldorf – Düsseldorf, Germany
1992

1990

Galerie Meyer-Ellinger – Frankfurt, Germany
1990

1987

Galerie de France – Paris, France
1987

1986

Palais du Tau – Reims, France
1986

1985

L’Instrumentarium
MNAM Musée National d’Art Moderne – Centre National d’Art et de Culture Georges Pompidou – Paris, France
1985

1982

Kunstmuseum – Düsseldorf, Germany
1982

1981

Staatsgalerie Stuttgart – Stuttgart, Germany
1981

1980

Neue Galerie der Stadt Linz – Wolfgang Gurlitt Museum – Linz, Austria
1980

Hamburger Kunsthalle – Hamburg, Germany
1980

1978

Hamburger Kunsthalle – Hamburg, Germany
1978

1976

MoMA Museum of Modern Art – New York NY, United States
1976

1975

Klaus Rinke. Objekte, Photoserien, Zeichnungen 1969-1975
Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen – Düsseldorf, Germany
1975

MOMA Museum of Modern Art – Oxford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
1975

1974

Westfälisches Landesmuseum – Münster in Westfalen, Germany
1974

1973

MoMA Museum of Modern Art – New York NY, United States
1973

Kunsthalle – Recklinghausen, Germany
1973

1972

Kunsthalle – Tübingen, Germany
1972

1970

Städtisches Museum Leverkusen Schloß Morsbroich – Leverkusen, Germany
1970

1969

Konrad Fischer Galerie – Düsseldorf, Germany
1969

1963

Galerie du Haut Pavé – Paris, France
1963

1962

Galerie Le Portulan – Le Havre, France
1962

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

2004

Art 35 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/16/2004 – 06/21/2004
Represented by : Galerie Meyer-Ellinger – Brönnerstrasse 22 – Frankfurt, Germany

2002

Art 33 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/12/2002 – 06/17/2002
Represented by : M Bochum Kunstvermittlung – Schlosstrasse 1a – Bochum, Germany

ArtBrussels – 20th Contemporary Art Fair
Brussels Expo – Brussels, Belgium
05/02/2002 – 05/06/2002
Represented by : Galerie Guy Bärtschi – 3, A, rue du Vx Billard – Geneva GE, Switzerland

2001

Art Forum Berlin, n° 6
Messegelände Berlin / Exhibition Grounds Berlin – Berlin, Germany
10/03/2001 – 10/07/2001
Represented by : Kicken Berlin – Linienstrasse 155 – Berlin, Germany

Art Frankfurt – Die europäische Messe für junge Kunst, n° 13
Frankfurt, Germany
04/28/2001 – 05/01/2001
Represented by : Salon Verlag – Pauliplatz 14 – Cologne, Germany

ArtBrussels – 19th Contemporary Art Fair
Brussels Expo – Brussels, Belgium
04/20/2001 – 04/24/2001
Represented by : Galerie Guy Bärtschi – 3, A, rue du Vx Billard – Geneva GE, Switzerland

AIPAD Photography Show
New York NY, United States
02/16/2001 – 02/18/2001
Represented by : Kicken Berlin – Linienstrasse 155 – Berlin, Germany

1999

Art Cologne, n° 33
Cologne, Germany
11/07/1999 – 11/14/1999
Represented by : Galerie Meyer-Ellinger – Brönnerstrasse 22 – Frankfurt, Germany

1998

ARCO – Feria Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo, n°17
Parque Ferial Juan Carlos I – Madrid, Spain
1998
Represented by : Galerie de France – 52, rue de la Verrerie – Paris, France


Group exhibitions

2007

Traits, lignes et ricochet
Arsenal de Saint-Jean-des-Vignes – Soissons, France
05/19/2007 – 08/26/2007

1999

Das Versprechen der Fotografie
Kestner Gesellschaft – Hanover, Germany
1999

1997

Positionen künstlerischer Photographie in Deutschland seit 1945
Berlinische Galerie – Berlin, Germany
1997

1994

Züge Züge – Die Eisenbahn in der zeitgenössischen Kunst
Städische Galerie – Göppingen, Germany
1994

1992

No Rocks Allowed
Witte de With – Rotterdam, Netherlands
1992

1977

Documenta 6
Museum Fridericianum, Orangerie, Neue Galerie, Karlsaue – Kassel, Germany
06/26/1977 – 10/02/1977

1972

Documenta 5 – Befragung der Realität-Bildwelten heute
Museum Fridericianum, Neue Galerie – Kassel, Germany
06/30/1972 – 10/08/1972

Legals