Lawrence Weiner

TWO BLOCKS OF TEMPERED STEEL
BOTH EQUALLY HEAVY
ONE WET & THE OTHER DRY
#725, courtesy Konrad Fischer Galerie
(2,10 x 3,90 m, Sprache und die Materialien, auf die sie sich bezieht)

lweiner

1942 geboren in Bronx, New York ⎪ born in Bronx, New York
lebt und arbeitet in New York und Amsterdam ⎪ lives and works in New York and Amsterdam

Einzelausstellungen ⎪ Solo Exhibitions
2008 “LAWRENCE WEINER: AS FAR AS THE EYE CAN SEE”, K21 Kunstsammlung im Ständehaus, Düsseldorf, Germany
2007 “Lawrence Weiner”, Kunstparterre, München, Germany
2007 “LAWRENCE WEINER: AS FAR AS THE EYE CAN SEE”, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
2007 “Lawrence Weiner: Inherent in the Rhumb Line”, National Maritime Museum, London
2007 “Lawrence Weiner”, Para/Site Art Space, Hong Kong
2006 “Lawrence Weiner”, Lawrence Markey, San Antonio, Texas
2006 “Concetto, Corpo e Sogno – Lawrence Weiner”, MUSEO D`ARTE CONTEMPORANEA CASTELLO DI RIVOLI, Turin, Italy
2006 “Laurence Weiner”, Galerie Micheline Szwajcer, Antwerpen, Belgium
2006 “NICHT WEIT VOM STAMM”, Konrad Fischer Galerie, Düsseldorf, Germany
2006 “Made to produce a spark”, MUSEO D`ARTE CONTEMPORANEA CASTELLO DI RIVOLI, Rivoli (Torino), Italy
2006 “Lawrence Weiner – XY & Z”, BAWAG Foundation, Vienna, Austria
2006 “If Silence Was”, Galleria Alfonso Artiaco, Napoli, Italy
2005 Regen Projects, Los Angeles CA
2004 “Drift,” (film project with John Baldessari and Juliao Sarmento), Fundacao Centro Cultural de Belem, Lisbon, Portugal
2003 “PRIMARY SECONDARY TERTIARY,” Kunstverein Ruhr, Essen, Germany
2001 – 2002 “NOTATIONS, UNTIL IT IS”, Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, Ohio
2001 – 2002 “A BASIC ASSUMPTION,” The Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, Alabama
2001 “LAWRENCE WEINER,” Brigitte March, Stuttgart, Germany
2001 “PER SE/POR SI MISMO,” Palacio de Cristal y Biblioteca MNCARS, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain

Gruppenausstellungen (Auswahl) ⎪ Selected Group Exhibitions
2008
LEARN TO READ ART: A History of Printed Matter (1976-2009), Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe
time, Konrad Fischer Galerie, Düsseldorf
Tate St Ives, Summer Season 2009, Tate St Ives
Time as Matter. MACBA Collection. New Acquisitions, MACBA Barcelona
TWILIGHT ZONE – Art Hits Design, KUNST RAUM NOE, Wien
Take the Money and Run, De Appel, Amsterdam
Discover US!, UFERHALLEN, Berlin
Espèces d´Espaces, Yvon Lambert – New York
International Collection of Contemporary Art. 5th Edition, Centre for Contemporary Art, Warschau
1968. Die Große Unschuld, Kunsthalle Bielefeld
FEEDBACKSTAGE, Galerie Thomas Schulte, Berlin
Lawrence Weiner // Carey Young, The Power Plant, Toronto
Spring Exhibitions, Series 1, CCS Bard Hessel Museum, Annandale-on-Hudson
The First Stop on the Super Highway, Nam June Paik Art Center, Yongin-Si
Collected Visions, Bronx Museum of the Arts, New York
The Porn Identity, Kunsthalle Wien
desire acquire, Galerie Bob van Orsouw, Zürich
THE WINTER SHOW, i8 Gallery, Reykjavik
Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin/Madrid in Paris, roARaTorio Paris
Made in Munich., Haus der Kunst, München
Love, Love, Love, MARTOS GALLERY New York
Kult des Künstlers: „Ich kann mir nicht jeden Tag ein Ohr abschneiden“, Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin

2007
“27° Bienal de São Paulo”, Fundação Bienal de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
“Group Show”, Meyer Riegger Galerie, Karlsruhe, Germany
“busy going crazy”, La Maison Rouge, Paris, France
“Swing Space: Wallworks”, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
“Good Riddance”, MOT, London, UK
“The Fit”, Nüans, Düsseldorf, Germany
“Not For Sale”, MoMA, New York, USA
“Modelle für Morgen: Köln”, European Kunsthalle, Köln, Germany
“Il faut rendre à Cézanne / Return to Cézanne”, Collection Lambert, Avignon, France
“e-flux VIDEO RENTAL”, Centre culturel suisse de Paris, Paris, France
“INTO ME / OUT OF ME”, P.S.1 Moma, Long Island, USA, KW Berlin, Germany, MACRO Rom, Rom, Italy
“Romantischer Konzeptionalismus”, Kunsthalle Nürnberg, Nürnberg, Germany
“MARTa schweigt”, Marta Herford Museum für zeitgenössische Kunst, Herford, Germany
“52. Biennale Venedig 2007”, Venedig, Italy
“Andreas Stalzer – 20 Jahre Werkstatt für Kunstsiebdruck”, NÖ DOK für zeitgenössische Kunst, St. Pölten, AU
“Im Fluss”, Neues Museum Weserburg, Bremen, Germany
“Lange nicht gesehen”, MUSA, Wien, AU
“Lonnie van Brummelen & Siebren de Haan”, argos, Brüssel, Belgium
“On fait le mur…”, Espace de l’Art Concret, Mouans-Sartoux, France
“Grey Water”, Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane, Australia
“BODYPOLITICX”, Witte de With, Rotterdam, NL
“Romantischer Konzeptionalismus”, Bawag Foundation, Wien, AU
“25 Jahre GALERIE CRONE – Jubiläumsausstellung”, Galerie Crone, Berlin, Germany
“PERFORMA New York”, biennial of new visual art performance, New York, USA
“J’EMBRASSE PAS”, Collection Lambert, Avignon, France
“PERFORMANCE ON DEMAND”, EFA Gallery, New York, USA
“In the Stream of Life”, Betonsalon Paris, Paris, France
“OUT OF TIME”, Neues Museum Weserburg, Bremen, Germany
“Im Wort”, Kunsthalle Göppingen, Göppingen, Germany

2006
“ONESTAR STOP”, Galerie Erna Hécey, Brussels, Belgium
“Espai Públic / Dues Audiències. Obres i documents de la Col.lecció Herbert”,
Museu d´Art Contemporani de Barcelona – MACBA, Barcelona, Spain
” Collection 2000+23″ , Moderna Galerija – Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia
“Printemps de Septembre”, Toulouse Ideal City – Invisible Cities
Brandenburgischer Kunstverein Potsdam, Potsdam, Germany
“Les Fils de Marcel”, CRAC – Centre Régional dArt Contemporain de Sète, Sète
“Moving on – Motion”, Galerie Thomas Schulte, Berlin
“The Known and the Unknown”, Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Kopenhagen, Danmark
“Monuments with a horizon line”, Buchmann Galerie, Berlin
“Into me / Out of me”, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City
“Group Show”, Galerie Mezzanin, Wien
“ANDREAS STALZER – 20 Jahre Werkstatt und Edition”, Galerie Wolfgang Exner, Wien
“I, an exhibition in three acts”, Futura, Prague
“Access for All”, Museum Jan Cunen, Oss
“Camere / Chambers”, Sound art museum, Rom, Italy
“Thank You For The Music (London Beat)”, Sprüth Magers Lee, London, GB
“Daniel Buren – Laurence Weiner”, Musée de Sérignan, Sérignan, France

2005
“Künstlerische Konzepte als Drucksache Katalog Künstlerbuch Objektbuch Postkarte Plakat”,
Galerie M + R Fricke, Berlin, Germany

Weitere Arbeiten/ Other Works:

Installation view of "Lawrence Weiner: As Far as the Eye Can See" at the Whitney Museum of American Art. Photo: Richard Perry/The New York Times

Installation view of “Lawrence Weiner: As Far as the Eye Can See” at the Whitney Museum of American Art. Photo: Richard Perry/The New York Times

unten rechts: "Two Minutes of Spray Paint Directly Upon the Floor From a Standard Aerosol Spray Can" (1968), Installationsansicht, Photo: Richard Perry/The New York Times

unten rechts: “Two Minutes of Spray Paint Directly Upon the Floor From a Standard Aerosol Spray Can” (1968), Installationsansicht, Photo: Richard Perry/The New York Times

"Drops of Blue Water Forced Over the Rim of a Pot Made of Clay" (1986) and "To the Extent of How Deep the Valley is at Some Given Time" (2001), Installationsansicht, Photo: Richard Perry/The New York Times

“Drops of Blue Water Forced Over the Rim of a Pot Made of Clay” (1986) and “To the Extent of How Deep the Valley is at Some Given Time” (2001), Installationsansicht, Photo: Richard Perry/The New York Times