Andreas Gursky

(German, geb. 1955)

brasilia plenarsaal ii by andreas gursky

Andreas Gursky

Brasilia Plenarsaal II, 1994

mayday iv by andreas gursky

Andreas Gursky

Mayday IV, 2000

pyongyang iv by andreas gursky

Andreas Gursky

Pyongyang IV, 2007

Biografie

Chronologie

1955
Born in Leipzig
1978 - 1980
Folkwangschule (GHS), Essen, 1978-1981
1980
Kunstakademie, Düsseldorf, 1981-1987
1981
First exhibition
1985
Studied with Bernd Becher (Meisterschüler)
1988
First solo gallery show at the Galerie Johnen & Schöttle
Lives and works in Düsseldorf

Ausstellungen

2013
Andreas Gursky, The National Art Center, Tokyo (solo)
30th Council of Europe Art Exhibition: The Desire for Freedom – Art in Europe since 1945, Kumu Art Museum, Tallinn
CONTEMPORARY GERMAN ART: Selections from the Permanent Collection’, Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis
Panorama. Landscapes 2013-1969’, Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes, Mexico City
‘Nowadays’, The George Economou Collection, Athens
‘ECONOMY’, Stills Edinburgh and CCA Glasgow
Bilbao ‘Envisioning Buildings’, MAK, Vienna
Andreas Gursky, Gagosian, Hong Kong (solo)
Andreas Gursky, Louisiana Museum, Denmark (solo)
Andreas Gursky, Stiftung Museum Kunstpalast, Dusseldorf (solo)