TILLMAN KAISER

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BIOGRAPHY
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BIOGRAPHY

Born 1972, Graz, Austria
Lives in Vienna, Austria

EDUCATION
1998
Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna, Austria

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2017
Wilkinson Gallery, London, UK
2016
Tillman Kaiser: Screaming Swifts, Mitchell Algus Gallery, New York, NY
Tillman Kaiser, Museo Cannonica, Villa Borghese, Rome, Italy
Invite the light, Emaneul Layr, Vienna, Austria
2013
Proposal for an Altar, Polansky Gallery, Prague, CZ
Hermetische Melancholie III, Kunsthalle Krems Factory, Krems, Austria
Hermetische Melancholie II, Galerie Emanuel Layr, Vienna, Austria
2012
Hermetische Melancholie I, LWZ, Vienna, Austria
The Truth and The Abstract Blues, Wilkinson Gallery, London, UK
2011
Marius Engh, Tillman Kaiser, Galerie Emanuel Layr, Vienna, Austria
Für Kinder und Kenner, Honor Fraser, Los Angeles, CA
2010
Internvention: Tillman Kaiser - The Birth of Christ, Belvedere Wien, Austria
2009
Habitación Retorcida, Layr Wuestenhagen, Vienna, Austria
Hallucination Engine, Wilkinson, London, UK
2008
Don't Worry About The Motion On The Ocean, Honor Fraser, Los Angeles, CA
Layr Wuestenhagen Contemporary, Vienna, Austria
2007
Desert Cooler, Neue Galerie Graz, Projektraum, Graz, Austria
Doppelleben, layr:wuestenhagen garage, Vienna, Austria
2005
kubismus, Layr Wuestenhagen Contemporary, Vienna, Austria
Artothek Alte Schmiede, Vienna, Austria
2003
contor, Vienna, Austria

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017
Specular Windows: Reflections on the Self and the Wider World, 21er Haus, Vienna, Austria
2016
Über die Unmöglichkeit des Seins, Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna, Austria
2015
The Description of a New World, Called The Blazing-World, Mitchell Algus Gallery, New York, NY
2014
The Degeneration of Painting, Fondazione 107, Turin, Italy
Megarave - Metarave, WallRiss Kunstraum and Kunsthaus Langenthal, Fribourg, Switzerland
Post-Op. Perceptual Gone Painterly. 1958-2014, curated by Matthieu Poirier, Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin, Paris, France
Franz Graf, Siehe was Dich sieht, 21er Haus, Vienna, Austria
2012
Utopia Gesamtkunstwerk, 21er Haus Museum, Vienna, Austria
2011
Groupshow, curated by Mark Kremer, de Appel arts centre, Amsterdam, Netherlands
The Power of Paper, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
All That is Unseen, curated by Meg O'Rourke and Caris Reid, Allan Nederpelt, Brooklyn, NY
2010
14th Vilnius Painting Triennial „False Recognition", curated by Anders Kreuger, Evaldas Stankevičius, Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius, Lithuania
Mike, Alec or Rufus?", (Tom, Dick or Harry), Layr Wuestenhagen, Vienna, Austria
Lebt und arbeitet in Wien III, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria
The Library of Babel / In and Out of Place, curated by Anna-Catharina Gebbers, 176 Zabludowicz Collection, London, UK
2009
Wallworks, Curated by Betti-Sue Hertz, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
Until the end of the world, Curated by Max Henry, AMP, Athens, Greece
ConceptIOUS, Galerie Jette Rudolph, Berlin, Germany
Paint, The Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
2008
Unreal: Altered Perspectives in Painting, The Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
The Object is the Mirror, Part 2, Wilkinson Gallery, London, UK
Jan Koch, Tillman Kaiser, Danielle Tegeder, Klaus-Martin Treder, Galerie Jette Rudolph, Berlin, Germany
2007
GRUPS, Hydra School, Hydra, Greece
Kunstverein Medienturm, Graz, Austria
2006
Tillman Kaiser, osterreichisches Kulturinstitut, Rome, Italy
Hur ar laget?, curated by Gregor Elder, Vienna, Austria
2004
camouflage, Galerie Betonsalon, Paris, France
2003
artlab siemens, Vienna, Austria
kunst wien 2003, layr:wuestenhagen zeitgenoessische kunst, Vienna, Austria
2002
Scherenschnitte, layr:wuestenhagen zeitgenoessische kunst, Vienna, Austria, (with Bernard Resch)
SOHO in Ottakring, Vienna, Austria
Kunstverein Supersaat, Vienna, Austria
kunst:architektur, layr:wuestenhagen zeitgenoessische kunst, Vienna, Austria
Ausgewahlt, IG Bildende Kunst, Vienna, Austria

BIBLIOGRAPHY
2016
Yau, John. "Light Shining through Sharp Edges." Hyperallergic, September 25
2015
Johnson, Ken. "A Five-Artist Exhibition Goes Sci-Fi at Mitchell Algus." The New York Times, Nov 12
2013
Bogart, Aaron. "Critics' Picks: Tillman Kaiser." Artforum, March
2011
Rees, Simon. "Marius Engh & Tillman Kaiser." Frieze d/e, Issue 3, Winter
Allen, Jennifer. "Ready Made, Made New." Frieze d/e, Issue 2, Fall
Burk, Meredith Melling. "Live Out Loud: Ten Ways to Add Color To Your Life." Vogue, August
2009
Foster, Kenneth and Hertz, Betti-Sue. "Wall Works: The Shape of things to Come." Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, September
Barich, Steven. artopic.org, Oct. 18
2008
Taft, Catherine. "Tillman Kaiser: Don't Worry About The Motion On The Ocean." Art Review, September, p. 144
Gibson, Allison. "Tillman Kaiser: Don't Worry About The Motion In The Ocean." art ltd., Sept/Oct, p. 20
Ryan, Jeffrey. "Tillman Kaiser." Frieze Online, July 14
Lupo, Nancy. "Interview with Tillman Kaiser." Artslant.com, May, Nancy Lupo
Young, Paul. "Untitled." The Guide, The Los Angeles Times, May 22
Tibbits, Ashley. "Tillman Kaiser: Don't Worry About the Motion on the Ocean." Flavorpill.com, May 20
Stamberg, Susan. "Just Browsing for Art in Los Angeles." NPR, Feb 29
2007
Orden, Abraham. "The Vienna Minute." Artnet.com, Oct 25

PUBLICATIONS
2013
Tillman Kaiser: The Truth and The Abstract Blues. Vienna: Verlag fur modern Kunst Nurnberg
2008
Henry, Max. Ready add-ons. Austria: Neue Galerie Graz, layr wuestenhagen
2005
Millesi, Hanno. Kubismus. Austria: Tillman Kaiser, Hanno Milesi