BIOGRAPHY

1965

Born in Zurich

Lives and works in Zurich

EDUCATION

2006

Master of Fine Arts, Chelsea College of Art and Design, London

2000

Art Center of Design, Pasadena

1999

F&F Schule für Gestaltung, Zurich University of California, Los Angeles

1981

Kunstgewerbeschule


GRANTS / AWARDS

2014

International Artist Residency, Art Factory, Budapest

1997

Ernst Göhner Stiftung, Zug

1996

Cassinelli-Vogel-Stiftung, Zurich


BIENNALES

2016

Not new Now, Marrakech Biennale 6, Marrakech

2015

Memory and Dream, 6th Beijing International Art Biennale, Beijing


SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019

Introspection, Opera Gallery, New York

2018

Human Perspectives, Opera Gallery, Zurich

The Dark Corner of the Human Mind, Kunstforum Wien, Vienna

The Painter’s Room, Opera Gallery, Paris

2017

Fragmented Identity, Opera Gallery, Monaco

Fragmented Figures, Schultz Contemporary, Berlin

2016

Random Noise, Fabian & Claude Walter Galerie, Zurich

Suspended Reality, Opera Gallery, New York

Between Here and There, Opera Gallery, London

2015

Breakfast with Velázques, Michael Schultz Gallery, Berlin

Just Another Day in Paradise, Brot Kunsthalle, Vienna

Sequences, Opera Gallery, Geneva

Figures & Interiors, Ludwiggalerie Schloss Oberhausen, Oberhausen

2014

Distorted Moments, Ludwig Museum, Koblenz

The Forgotten Palace, Budapest Art Factory, Budapest

Under My Skin, Fabian & Claude Walter Galerie, Zurich

Between the Fragments, Claire Oliver Gallery, New York

2013

Dissolution & Resolution, Kunstraum Osper, Cologne

Empire Inc., Kunsthalle Rostock, Rostock

2012

Interior/ Exterior, Michael Schultz Gallery, Berlin

The Sounds of Silence and Distortion, Claire Oliver Gallery, New York

Shifting Landscapes, Kunsthalle Dresden, Dresden

Disturbia, Michael Schultz Gallery, Seoul

Developing Landscapes, Gwangju Museum of Art, Gwangju

2011

Dissonance & Contemplation, Claire Oliver Gallery, New York

Freeze Frame, Michael Schultz Gallery, Seoul

Interiors, Fabian & Claude Walter Galerie, Zurich

2010

The Human Nature Project, Schultz Contemporary, Berlin

Distorted Fragments, Art + Art Gallery, Moskow

2008

Shortcuts, Fabian & Claude Walter Galerie, Zurich

A Day at the Shore, Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Los Angeles

Insomnia, Galeria Filomena Soares, Lisbon

2006

Fusion Paintings, Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Los Angeles

Moon Safari, Chelsea College, University of the Arts, London

2005

American Paintings, Kashya Hildebrand, New York

2004

Blur Motion Abstracts, Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Los Angeles


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018

Abstracting the Real, Opera Gallery, Geneva

Masters Unveiled, Opera Gallery, Zurich

Painted Images, Sanatorium, Istanbul

The Monaco Masters Show, Opera Gallery

Portrait, Opera Gallery, New York

2017

Painting, Leahn Gallery, Daegu

Autumn Leaves, Michael Schultz Gallery, Berlin

Transit, Michael Schultz Gallery, Berlin

The Monaco Masters Show, Opera Gallery, Monaco

2016

Creative Frenzy, Schultz Contemporary, Berlin

Monachromaniac, Opera Gallery, New York

Thirty Year Anniversary, Fabian & Claude Walter Galerie, Zurich

Addicted to Painting, Michael Schultz Gallery, Berlin

Something, Berry Campbell, New York

2015

Imago Mundi, Luciano Benetton Collection,

Fondazione Giorgi Cini, Venice

Dancer in the Dark, Schultz Contemporary, Berlin

2014

Wunderkammer, Fabian & Claude Walter Galerie, Zurich

The Weekly Show, Schultz Contemporary, Zurich

In/Outsource, Amnua Museum, Nanjing

Wild Heart: Art Exhibition of German Neo Expressionism Since the 1960s,

China Art Museum, Shanghai

2013

Obscure, Fabian & Claude Walter Galerie, Villa Renata, Basel

Salondergegenwart, Hamburg

Bosporus Brake, BAP Gallerie, Istanbul

O.T., World Art Museum, Beijing

Infinity - Neo Expressionism/ Contemporary Art, Zhan Zhou

International Cultural and Creative Industry Park, Beijing

2012

Beyond Bling, Claire Oliver Gallery, New York

Abgrung und Pathos, Schultz Contemporary, Berlin

Beyond the Paramount, Galerie Michael Janssen, Berlin

2011

10-20-10, Claire Oliver Gallery, New York

Surface, Claire Oliver Gallery, New York

2010

Silly Gooses Live in The Dark, UF6 Projects, Berlin

The Big World, Fabian & Claude Walter Galerie, Zurich

2009

Nursery Rhymes, Flowers East, London

The Beautiful Painting Show, Fabian & Claude Walter Galerie, Zurich

The Lure and The Seducer, Christoffer Egelund Gallery, Copenhagen

White Snow, Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Los Angeles

2008

Future50, PSL Project Space, Leeds

Kapellmeister Pulls A Doozy, Seven Seven, London

Unnatural Habitats, Flowers East, London

2007

Kindheit, Museum Rohnerhaus, Lauterach

Anticipation, One One One, Flora Fairbairn Projects, London

Dorian Gray Projects, John Jones Projects Space, London

2005

Summer Exhibition, Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Los Angeles


PROJECTS

2008

Future50 PSL Project Space, Leeds, Curated by Ceri Hand and Liz Aston

2007

Dorian Gray Project, John Jones Project Space, London

Anticipation, One One One, Flora Fairbairn Projects, London,

Curated by Flora Fairbairn, Kay Saatchi and Catriona Warren