Chronik

1967
Born in Kiel, Germany. Lives and works in London.
Lives and works in London.

Ausstellungen

2012
Automaton, Galerie Buchholz, Cologne, Germany (group)
2012
Rendezvous der Maler II - Malerei an der Kunstakademie Düsseldorf von 1986 bis heute, Akademie Galerie, Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, Germany
2011
Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, Germany (solo)
2011
greengrassi, London, UK (solo)
2011
Quodlibet III – Alphabets and Instruments, Galerie Buchholz, Berlin, Germany
2011
Seeing as a Kind of Thinking: A Jim Nutt Companion (curated by Julie Rodrigues Widholm), MCA, Chicago, USA
2011
The Indiscipline of Painting, Tate St. Ives, St. Ives
2010
High Ideals & Crazy Dreams, Galerie Vera Munro, Hamburg , Germany
2010
Wunsch Zettel: Neuerwerbungswünsche, Staatsgalerie, Stuttgart , Germany
2009
Tomma Abts - Five color etchings, Crown Point Press, San Francisco (solo)
2009
Galerie Giti Nourbakhsch, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2009
Slow Paintings, Museum Morsbroich, Leverkusen, Germany
2009
4th Tirana Biennale, Tirana Institute of Contemporary Art, Tirana
2009
Cave Paninting, PSM Gallery, Berlin, Germany
2009
Quodlibet II, Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Cologne, Germany
2009
Chance and Construction, Crown Point Press, San Francisco, USA
2008
David Zwirner, New York, USA (solo)
2008
Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, USA (solo)
2008
New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, USA (solo)
2008
The Gallery, David Zwirner, New York, USA
2008
Framåt, Galerie Rekord, Oslo, Norway
2008
Yes, No & Other Options, Art Sheffield, 08 (curated by Jan Verwoert); S1 Artspace, Sheffield, UK
2007
Turner Prize: A Retrospective 1986-2007, London (traveling to the Moscow Museum of Modern Art and Mori Art Museum, Tokyo)
2006
Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Cologne, Germany (solo)
2006
Turner Prize, Tate Britain, London, UK (solo)
2006
Kunsthalle Kiel, Kiel, Germany (solo)
2006
Hyper Design", The Shanghai Bienniale 2006 , Shanghai
2006
Of Mice and Men”, 4th Berlin Biennial for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
2006
Axis of Praxis", Midway Contemporary Art, Minneapolis, USA
2005
British Art Show 6", organized by the Hayward Gallery, London, UK
2005
British Art Show 6, organized by the Hayward Gallery, London (traveling to various venues in Gateshead, Manchaster, Nottingham and Bristol)
2005
Kunsthalle Basel (solo)
2004
“journal #7”, Tomma Abts, Vincent Fecteau, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven (solo)
2004
„Formalismus. Moderne Kunst heute“, Kunstverein Hamburg
2004
„2004 Carnegie International“, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh
2004
“Werke aus der Sammlung Boros”, Museum für Neue Kunst, ZKM, Karlsruhe
2003
"Black Rainbow", Lucky Tackle, Oakland, CA
2003
"Honey, I rearranged the collection", greengrassi/ Corvi Mora, London
2003
Kunstpreis der Boettcherstraße in Bremen, Kunsthalle Bremen (Kat.)
2003
„Hot, Blue & Righteous“, Galerie Giti Nourbakhsch, Berlin
2003
„Deutschemalereizweitausenddrei“, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt
2003
The Wrong Gallery, New York (solo)
2003
Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Köln (solo)
2002
greengrassi, London (solo)
2002
„Richard Hawkins & Tomma Abts, Lecia Dole-Racio, Morgan Fisher, James
2002
Hayward“, Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Köln
2002
„Tomma Abts & Vincent Vecteau“, Marc Foxx, Los Angeles
2001
„The Devil is in the Detail“, Allston Skirt Gallery, Boston
2001
Egofugal, 7. Internationale Biennale Istanbul (Kat.)
2001
Galerie Giti Nourbakhsch, Berlin (solo)
1999
greengrassi, London (solo)
1999
„Limit Less“, Galerie Krinzinger, Wien
1999
„Etcetera“, Spacex Gallery, Exeter
1998
habitat, Kings Road, London (solo)
1998
„The Origin of Parties“, greengrassi, London
1998
„The Vauxhall Gardens“, Norwich Art Gallery, Norwich
1996
„Fast“, 520 King Street West, Toronto
1995
„filmcuts“, Galerie neugerriemschneider, Berlin, Germany