Jimenez - Colon Collection
Michael Bauer
Butterseger - LA/AA
Bauer, Michael
Lives and works in New York, New York

Born 1973 in Erkelenz, Germany

Education

2004 Foundation of BROTHERSLASHER, Cologne with Tim Berresheim
2002 Hochschule fur Bildende Kunst Braunschweig

Solo and Two-Person Exhibitions

2013
Norma Mangione, Turin, Italy
B.S. vs. BABA 1973, The Apartment, Vancouver, British Columbia
SLOW FUTURE – H.S.O.P. – Opus, Alison Jacques Gallery, London, United Kingdom

2012
Hänkor (Ice-Cream) – H.S.O.P. – 1973, Jancou, Geneva, Switzerland
H.S.O.P. – 1973, Lisa Cooley, New York

2011
The Summer I Started Collecting Knives, Peter Kilchmann, Zurich, Switzerland
Horns (Tungs), Norma Mangione Gallery, Turin, Italy
K-Hole (Frogs), Villa Merkel, Esslingen am Neckar, Germany

2010
Euro Savage, with Charlie Hammond, Linn Luhn, Cologne, Germany
Golden Gong, with Stefanie Popp, Marquis Dance Hall, Istanbul, Turkey

2009
Anthem, Kunsthaus Baselland, Basel, Switzerland
Legion Picknick, HOTEL, London, United Kingdom
I am Buffy Saint Bursa Bubo// I am Aggro Gauze (with Stefanie Popp), Artleib, Dusseldorf, Germany

2007
French Meat, Belgian Meat, Peter Kilchmann, Zurich, Switzerland
Basho’s Friends, Jack Hanley, San Francisco, California
Basho’s Bar, Kunstverein, Bonn, Germany
The Pack, Stadtische Galerie, Delmenhorst, Germany

2006
The Winnipeg Whore, HOTEL, London, United Kingdom
Oldithek fur Assos Gold, maxim, Cologne, Germany

2005
DAS KABINETT, Galerie Hammelehle und Ahrens, Cologne, Germany

2004
Die Tone meiner Flote, Galerie Hammelehle und Ahrens, Cologne, Germany

Selected Group Exhibitions

2013
Fabian Marti: Marti Collection, Kunsthaus, Centre PasquArt, Biel, Switzerland
Corridor Plateau III, DREI, Cologne, Germany
The Inevitable Figuration, curated by Marco Bazzini and Davide Ferri, Centre per l’arte contemporanea Luigi Pecci, Prato, Italy
Downtown: A view of New York’s Lower East Side, James Cohan Gallery, Shanghai, China

2012
L’immagine a fuoco, Norma Mangione Gallery, Turin, Italy
Today, Lisa Cooley, New York
Bauer, Croxson, Lichty, Wood, Foxy Production, New York

2011
Germania: New Art from Germany, Saatchi Gallery, London, United Kingdom
Corridor Plateau, Kunstverein Schwerte, Düsseldorf, Germany
The Cannibal’s Muse II, curated by Max Henry, Autocenter/Based in Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Senza Titolo, Norma Mangione Gallery, Turin, Italy
Views on politics and poetics, Galerie Chez Valentin, Paris, France
Rearrange your face, Sorcha Dallas, Glasgow, United Kingdom

2010
Die Nase des Michelangelo, Marktgasse House, Zurich, Switzerland
PPP – Publoic Private Paintings, Mu.ZEE, Ostend, Belgium
Rive Gauche, Rive Droite, Paris with David Noonan, Steve Clayden, curated by Marc Jancou, Paris, France

2009
Die Andere Seite with James Ensor, Thomas Zipp, and Erwin Kneihsl, curated by Zdnek Felix,
Kai 10, Dusseldorf, Germany
Featuring II, Galerie Chez Valentin, Paris, France
Shapeshifter (with Richard Hamilton, Justin Ponmany, and Debanjan Roy), Aicon Gallery, London, United Kingdom
When the Mood Strikes, Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Deurle, Germany
You will miss me when I burn, Montgomery, Berlin, Germany

2008
Summer Show, Schloss Bartenstein, Schrozberg, Germany
7 Types of Ambiguity, Store Gallery, London, United Kingdom
Yilmaz House Band in Concert, Montgomery, Berlin, Germany
5000 Jahre Moderne Kunst, Painting, Smoking Eating, Villa Merkel, Esslingen, Germany
Germania, Saatchi Gallery, London, United Kingdom
Das zweite Gesicht, Sammlung Südhausbau, Munich, Germany
Creswell Crags, Lisa Cooley Gallery, New York

2007
Ballet Mecanique, curated by Emma Dexyer, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, United Kingdom
Bonjour Monsieur Ensor, Gmür, Berlin, Germany
Radiant City, Cherry and Martin, Los Angeles, California
Duet, curated by Sylvia Chivaratanod, Lehmann Maupin, New York
Accidental Painting, Perry Rubenstein Gallery, New York
Prague Biennale 3, curated by Helena Kontova, Giancarlo Politi, Prague, Czech Republic
Faster, Bigger, Better!, curated by Gregor Jansen, Andreas F., Anne Daeuper, Yvonne
Ziegler, ZKM Karlsruhe, Germany, Germany
Gallery Swap, HOTEL/ Guido W. Baudach, Berlin, Germany
Die anderen Bilder : Outsider und Verwandte aus der Sammlung, Hartmut Neumann, Galerie
Münsterland, Emsdetten / Kloser Bentlage, Rheine, Museum der Stadt Ratingen, Germany

2006
Wir sind hier wegen der Pommes, aus Holland oder Kunstwille aus Holland, Möma,
Mönchen-Gladbach, Germany
Die anderen Bilder: Outsider und Verwandtes aus der Sammlung Neumann, Museum der Stadt Ratingen, Germany
Michael Bauer and Steffie Popp, Cokkie Snoei Gallery, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Figure-Five Position, Galerie Peter Kilchmann, Zurich, Switzerland
farrago, bernier-eliades, Athens, Greece

2005
Galerie Giti Nourbakhsch, Berlin, Germany (with Lutz Braun, Jan Koch, Susa Reinhardt, Stefan Rinck, Astrid Sourkova)

2004
Marc Foxx Gallery, Los Angeles, California (with Stef Driesen und Chris Brodahl)
Screamers, Brotherslasher, Cologne, Germany
Whiteboy, Autocenter, Berlin, Germany (with Tim Berresheim und Stefanie Popp)
Ganz oben, Brotherslasher, Cologne, Germany

2003
Keiner ist besser oder eventuell besser, Brotherslasher, Cologne, Germany

2002
Das Leben ist ein Albtraum (with Tim Berresheim), Galerie Nomadenoase, Hamburg, Germany
Brotherslasher (with Tim Berresheim and Jonathan Meese), Brotherslasher, Cologne, Germany

2001
When we were kings (with Andreas Gehlen, Daniel Janik and Jo Dickreiter), Kunstverein, Heinsberg
SUPERSCHLOSS, Städtische Galerie, Wolfsburg, Germany

2000
Make my paper sound – Klasse Walther Dahn, Kunstverein Braunschweig, Germany

1999
Junger Westen, Kunsthalle Recklinghausen, Germany

Curatorial Projects

2011
The Keno Twins 5, Barriera, Turin, Italy
The Keno Twins 4, Villa Merkel, Esslingen am Neckar, Germany

2010
The Keno Twins 3, Galerie Susanne Zander, Cologne, Germany

2009
The Keno Twins 2, Hotel Gallery, Stand Art, Cologne, Germany

2008
The Keno Twins 1, Maxim, Cologne, Germany

Publications and Exhibition Catalogues

2013
Bazzini, Marco and Davide Ferri. La Figurazione Inevitabile. Una Scena della pittura oggi. Milan: Silvana Editoriale.
Freudenberger, Christian and Markus Kartsieß. Corridor Plateau III. Ed. DREI. Exhibition Catalogue. Cologne: DREI.
Downtown: A View of the Lower East Side. Ed. Jessica Lin Cox and William Pym.
Exhibition Catalogue. New York, Shanghai: James Cohan Gallery.

2011
Bauer, Michael and Maria Wäsch. Michael Bauer, K-Hole (Frogs). Ed. Andreas Baur.
Exhibition Catalogue. Nürnberg: Verlag für Moderne Kunst.
Michael Bauer – Horns (Tungs). Turin: Norma Mangione Gallery.
The Kino Twins V. Exhibition Catalogue. Turin: Barriera.

2008
Higgie, Jennifer, Stefanie Popp and Michael Bauer. Michael Bauer: Borwasser. Ed. Michael Bauer and Marchs Werner. Zurich: JRP | Ringier.
Baur, Andreas and Marcus Werner. 5000 Jahre Moderne Kunst. Nürnberg: Verlag für Moderne Kunst.

2007
Bauer, Michael. The Pack. Delmenhorst: Städtische Galerie.
Die anderen Bilder – Outsider und Verwandte aus der Sammlung Hartmut “Neumann."
Exhibition Catalogue. Emsdetten: Gallery Münsterland Museum der Stadt Ratingen, 2006, pp. 16 , 20.
“Michael Bauer” Prague Biennale 3. Exhibition Catalogue. pp. 60-61

2006
Beckenbach, Carmen and Jansen, Gregor. Faster! Bigger! Better! Signetwerke der Sammlung
im ZKM, Museum für Neue Kunst. Exhibition Catalogue. Cologne: Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König.

2005
Pohlen, Annelie. Michael Bauer – Das Kabinett. Exhibition Catalogue. Cologne: Galerie Hammelehle und Ahrens.

2004
Elvers-Svamberk, Kathrin. Michael Bauer – Die Töne meiner Flöte. Exhibition Catalogue. Cologne: Galerie Hammelehle und Ahrens

2003
Keiner ist besser oder eventuell besser. Exhibition Catalogue. Cologne: Brotherslasher Cologne.
When we were kings. Exhibition Catalogue. Heinsberg: Kunstverein Heinsberg.

2002
Superschloss. Exhibition Catalogue. Wolfsburg: Städtische Galerie Wolfsburg.

2000
Make my paper sound - Klasse Walter Dahn.” Exhibition Catalogue. Braunschweig: Kunstverein Braunschweig.

1999
Junger Westen. Exhibition Catalogue. Recklinghausen: Kunsthalle Recklinghausen.

Bibliography

2013 Lee, Tom “Downtown: Where All the Lights Are Bright.” That’s Shanghai. April, p. 53.
------- “Downtown: A View of the Lower East Side.” Time Out Shanghai. April, p. 55.
------- “5 to See This Weekend.” Aesthetica Blog. March.
------- “Michael Bauer: Slow Future.” TimeOut London. 11 February.
------- “German Art Now.” Modernedition.com. January.
2012 McKinniss, Sam. “Review: New York City. Michael Bauer: H.S.O.P. – 1973, Lisa Cooley.” Pastelegram. 1 June.
Rosenberg, Karen. “Michael Bauer, ‘H.S.O.P. – 1973’.” The New York Times. 8 June, c25.
2011 Dogliani, Jenny. “Michael Bauer: Norma Mangione Gallery, Torino.” Flash Art.
2009 Ströle, Ingeborg. “Jeanne d’Arc in der Psychiatrie.” Basellandschaftliche Zeitung, Liestal, 8 May, p. 29.
Gerig, Karen N. “Verrückte Welten.”Basler Zeitung, Basel, 27 April.
“Imaginäre Welten”, Basler Zeitung, Basel, 24 April.
Roeschmann, Dietrich. “Alles eine Frage der Perspektive.” Kunstmagazin. Freiburg, No. 6, p. 12.
2007 “Erotische Fantasien”, Matthias Schultz, Weser Kurier, Delmenhorst, 18 August.
Hübner, Klaus. “Michael Bauer. The Pack. Städt. Galerie Delmenhorst.” Westzeit, No. 8.
“Ausflüge in unbekannte Welten”, Ute Winsemann, Delmenhorster Kurier, Delmenhorst, 3 January.
2006 “Haus Coburg wird zur Zone Malerei”, Delmenhorster Kurier, Delmenhorst, Dec. 7 (p.s.: Autor nicht vermerkt)
Reindl, Uta M. “Artist Edition: Michael Bauer.” Artist Magazine. Issue 67, 20-24.
2005 Vroonen, Erno. “Vergangenheitsbewältigung.” Context K #2 – Actuele kunst, Hasselt, Belgium, 159ff.
2004 Florian, Illies. “Die Augenzeugen des Unsichtbaren.” Monopol, Berlin. Issue 4, October-November, 23.
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