Serge Spitzer

Born in Bucarest 1951 – New York City 2012

 

Selected Solo Shows

2010/ 2011

Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France

2009

Centre International d’art et du Paysage, Ile de Vassivière, France

Mayor Synagogue Haskoy, Istanbul

Galerie Tschudi, Zuoz, Switzerland

2008
Magazzino d’Arte Moderna, Rome. Italy
Galerie Tschudi, Zuoz, Switzerland
Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT

2006
Nyehaus / Foundation 2021, New York
Museum Moderne Kunst , Frankfurt/Main, Germany
Kunstmuseum Bern, Switzerland

2003
Kunsthalle Bern, Switzerland
Galerie Nordenhake, Berlin, Germany

2002
American Fine Arts Co. / Colin de Land Gallery, New York

2000
Zoobrücke, Cologne, Germany

1998
Arkipelag / Ferdinand Boberg’s Powerstation, Stockholm, Sweden

1995
Westfaelische Kunstverein, Munster, Germany
Lawrence Markey Gallery, New York

1994
IVAM Centro Julio Gonzalez and Centro del Carme, Valencia, Spain (cat)
Henry Moore Institute, Leeds U.K.(cat)
Galerie Aurel Scheibler, Cologne, Germany

1993
Kunstverein fur Rheinlande und Westfalen/ Kunsthalle, Dusseldorf (cat)
Galerie Aurel Scheibler, Cologne, Germany

1992
Haags Gemeentemuseum, The Hague, Netherlands (cat)
Feigen Inc. Gallery, Chicago, Illinois (br)

1990
Burnett Miller Gallery, Los Angeles, California
Damon Brandt Gallery, New York (cat)

1987
MAGASIN Centre National d’Art Contemporain, Grenoble, France (cat)
Burnett Miller Gallery, Los Angeles, California
Damon Brandt Gallery, New York
Hiram Butler Gallery, Houston, Texas

1986
Burnett Miller Gallery, Los Angeles, California
Damon Brandt Gallery, New York

1985
Forum Stadtpark, Graz, Austria
Hiram Butler Gallery, Houston, Texas

1984
Kunstmuseum Bern, Switzerland

1983
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
DAAD galerie, Berlin, Germany
Fort Worth Art Museum, Fort Worth, Texas
Damon Brandt Gallery, New York

1979
Folkwang Museum, Essen, Germany
Galerie Loa, Amsterdam, Netherlands

 

Selected Group Shows

2011

MMK 1991-2011 / 20 years of Presence, Museum fur Moderne Kunst (MMK) Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Image to be projected until it vanishes MUSEION Museum fur Moderne und Zeitgenossische Kunst, Bolzano, Italy

2010
THE BEAUTY OF DISTANCE: Songs of Survival in a Precarious Age” 17th Biennale of Sydney, Sydney
Radical Conceptualism,” Museum Für Moderne Kunst (MMK), Frankfurt Am Main, Germany

2009
“Wintry”, Magazzino, Rome, Italy
OK I HÖHNRAUSCH” O.K Centrum für Gegenwartskunst, Linz, Austria

2008
Minimal and More” Gemeentemuseum, The Hague, Netherlands
No Leftovers” Kunsthalle Bern, Switzerland
Bread and Soccer” Austrian Cultural Center, New York

2006
Chinese Aesthetics of Heterogeneity” MOCA Shanghai Biennial,
Museum of Contemporary Art, Shanghai, China

2005
Rundlederwelten” Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany

2004
La Alegria de mi Sueños” The first international Biennial of Sevilla, Spain
Love it or Leave it” Cetinje Biennale , Cetnije/Dubrovnik/Tirana

2002
Kunsthalle Fredericianum, Kassel, Germany
Minimal” Gemeentemuseum, The Hague, Netherlands
Geld und Wert / Das letzte Tabu” Expo02, Arteplage, Biel, Switzerland (cat)

2001
Museum of Contemporary Art, Honolulu, Hawaii
Lost and Found” Apexart, New York
Schau Mir In Die Augen, Kleines!” Kunsthalle Fredericianum, Kassel, Germany
Das fünfte Element – Geld oder Kunst” , Kunsthalle Dusseldorf
Umedalen Skulptur 2000” Umea, Sweden
Drawing is another kind of language” Block Museum, Evanson, Illinois
Drawings by Sculptors” Yorkshire Sculpture Park, West Bretton, U.K.

1999
d’Apertutto” La Biennale di Venezia, 48th International Art Exhibition, Venice, Italy
Fonds Régional d’Art Contemporain de Picardie and Musée de Picardie, Amiens, France
Verkehr“Die Steirische Landesausstellung ’99, Knittelfeld, Austria

1998
Leaving tracks : artranspennine ‘98” Yorkshire Sculpture Park, West Bretton, U.K.
Kunstmuseum Wintherthur, Switzerland

1997
L’Autre” Biennale de Lyon, Musee d’Art Contemporaine, Lyon, France
Speed” Kwangju Biennial, South Korea
Epicenter Ljubljana” Museum of Modern Art Ljubljana, Slovenia
Drawing is another kind of language” Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge,
MA

1995
Painting outside Painting” The 44th Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Art,
The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
ORIENT/ATION” The 4th International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul,Turkey
Materialien zu Kunst” Kunsthalle Dusseldorf, Germany

1993
Drawings by Sculptors” Brooklyn Museum, New York
Post Conceptualism / after 1965” Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, Ill.

1992
Platzverfuhrung” Region Stuttgart / Vaihingen/Enz, Germany

1991
Schwerelos” Charlottenburg Schloss, Berlin, Germany

1989
EINLEUCHTEN” Deichtorhalle Hamburg, Germany

1988
Balkon mit Fächer” Akademie der Künste, Berlin, Germany and DuMont Kunsthalle, Cologne, Germany
Meltem” MAGASIN Centre National d’Art Contemporain, Grenoble, France

1987
DOCUMENTA 8, Kassel, Germany
Meltem” Chateau d’Oiron, Deux- Sevres (Val de Loire), France

1986
Von Beuys bis Stella” Staatliche Museen Preussischer Kulturbesitz, Kupferstichkabinett, Berlin, Germany
Mythos Berlin” Neue Gesellschaft fuer Bildende Kunst, Berlin, Germany

1985
Von Courbet bis Beuys-1975/1985, New Acquisitions” Nationalgalerie, Berlin, Germany
Alles und noch viel mehr” Kunsthalle & Kunstmuseum Bern, Switzerland

1983
Twenty Century Drawings” Fort Worth Art Museum, Fort Worth, Texas

 

Selected Public Collections

Brooklyn Museum, New York
Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, MA
Museum Folkwang, Essen
Haags Gemeentemuseum, The Hague
Kunstmuseum, Bern
Kupfersichtkabinett, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Berlin
IVAM Instituto Valenciano d’Arte Moderno, Valencia
Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL
Museum Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt/Main
Musee d’Art Contemporaine, Lyon
Nationalgalerie, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Berlin
Staatliche Museen, Neue Galerie, Kassel
Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
The Menil Collection, Houston, TX
Wilhelm Lehmbruck Museum, Duisburg
Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT