Thomas Hirschhorn

Born: Bern, Switzerland, 1957
Lives and works in Paris, France


Education

1978-1983
Schule für Gestaltung, Zürich, Switzerland


Solo Exhibitions (selected)

2017
Pixel-Collage, Kunsthal Aarhus, Denmark

2016
Thomas Hirschhorn. Double Garage, Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich, Germany
Stand-Alone, The Mistake Room, Los Angeles, USA
Pixel-Collage, Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, France
A Ruin is a Ruin, Galerie Susanna Kulli, Zurich, Switzerland
New Pixel-Collage, Dvir Gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel
Thomas Hirschhorn: Equality Float, Es Baluard Museu d'Art Modern i Contemporani de Palma, Palma de Mallorca, Spain

2015
3 "Easycollage" and 6 "Collage-Truth", MAN, Nuoro, Italy
In-Between, South London Gallery, London, England
Aftermath, Kunsthalle Bremen, Bremen, Germany

2014
Flamme Eternelle, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
Höhere Gewalt, (site-specific installation), Schinkel Pavillon, Berlin, Germany

2013
Touching Reality, Institute Of Modern Art Brisbane, Brisbane, Australia
Collage Truth, Gallery Susanna Kuli, Zurich, Switzerland
Gramsci Monument, produced by Dia Art Foundation, public work for Forest Houses, The Bronx, New York, USA
Break Through, Galeria Alfonso Artiaco, Milan, Italy

2012
Timeline: Work in Public Space, Dia: Chelsea, The Dia Art Foundation, New York, USA
Concordia, Concordia, Gladstone Gallery 21st street, New York, USA
Les Maitres du Désordre, musée du quai Branly, Paris, France
Contemporary Cartographies - Drawing Thought, Caixa Forum, Barcelona, Spain
World Airport, Mudam Collection, Mudam Luxembourg, Luxembourg

2011-2012
8th Kurt Schwitters Award, Sprengel Museum, Hannover, Germany

2011
Venice Biennale, Swiss Pavilion, Venice, Italy
It's burning everywhere, Kunsthalle Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
Das Auge, The Power Plant, Toronto, Canada
Equality Float, La Douane/Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, France
Fondation PROA, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Wirtschaftslandschaft Davos, Aargauer Kunsthaus, Aarau, Switzerland

2010
Black & White Hemisphere, Michael Stevenson, Cape Town, South Africa
Théâtre Précaire 2, Les Ateliers de Rennes - Biennale d'Art contemporain, Rennes, France
Exhibition poetry today: Manuel Joseph, CNEAI, Chatou, France
Ce qui vient (That which comes), Les Atelies de Rennes, France
Casa Encendida, Madrid, Spain

2009-2010
Too-too Much-Much, Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Deurle, Belgium

2009
The Subjecters, Casa Encendida, Madrid, Spain
Thomas Hirschhorn: It's Burning Everywhere, Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee, Scotland
One Day Sculpture, New Zealand
Universal Gym, Gladstone Gallery, New York, USA
Thomas Hirschhorn: Poor-Racer, Christchurch Art Gallery, New Zealand
The Bijlmer Spinoza-Festival, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
A La Limite, Galerie Michel Journiac, Paris, France

2008
Ur-Collage, Susanna Kulli Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland
The Incommensurable Banner, Fabrica, Brighton Photo Biennial
The Eye, Secession, Vienna, Austria
Stand-alone, Museo Tamayo, Mexico
Poor Tuning, Kurimanzutto, Mexico City, Mexico
Fondazione Nicola Trussardi, Milan, Italy

2007
Jumbo Spoons and Big Cake, Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal, Montreal, Canada
Stand-Alone, Arndt & Partner, Berlin, Germany, (catalogue)
Substitution 2, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, England
Concretion Re, Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, France
Collage: The Unmonumental Picture, New York Museum, New York, USA

2006
The Procession, Kestner Gesellschaft, Hannover, Germany
United Nations Miniature, 2000, (Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Castilla y Léon, Léon, Spain
Collection), Hospital de San Juan de Dios, Almagro, Spain
Utopia, Utopia=One World, One War, One Army, One Dress, CCA Wattis Institute of Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, Californita, USA
Concretion, Creux de L'Enfer, Thiers, France
Superficial Engagement, Gladstone Gallery, New York, USA
Ingeborg Bachmann Altar, Alexanderplatz Station, Berlin, Germany
The Green Coffin, Alfonso Artiaco, Napoli, Italy
24 hours Foucault, Festival d'Automne, Palais De Tokyo, Paris, France
Musée Précaire Albinet, Cité Albinet, in collaboration with Les Laboratoires d'Aubervilliers, Aubervilliers, France

2005
Anschool II, Museum Serralves, Porto, Portugal
Anschool, Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht, the Netherlands
Utopia, Utopia=One World, One War, One Army, One Dress, ICA, Boston, USA
Doppelgarage, North Pole, South Pole, Not In My Name, Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich, Germany

2004
Skulptur-Sortier-Station, Foksal Gallery Foundation, Warsaw, Poland, in co-operation
with Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
Swiss-Swiss Democracy, Centre Culturel Suisse, Paris, France
Unfinished Walls, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, England
Chalet Lost History, Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, France

2003
Doppelgarage in der Schirn, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany
United Nations Miniature, CAC, Malaga, Spain
Thomas Hirschhorn. Plan B, Alfonso Artiaco, Pozzuli, Italy
Thomas Hirschhorn, Chantal Crousel Gallery, Paris, France

2002
Cavemanman, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, USA
Otto Freundlich-Kiosk, n°8, Université de Zürich-Irchel, Zürich, Switzerland
Liubov Popova- Kiosk, n°7, Université de Zürich-Irchel, Zürich, Switzerland
Arndt & Partner, Berlin, Germany
Territoires Imprévus 2, Musée d'Art et d'Histoire de Provence, Grasse, France

2001
La Maison Commune, La Salle de Bains, Lyon, France
Emil Nolde Kiosk, n° 6, Universität Zürich-Irchel, Zürich, Switzerland
Fernand Léger Kiosk, n° 5, Universität Zürich-Irchel, Zürich, Switzerland
Wirtschaftslandschaft Davos, Kunsthaus Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland
Skulptur Sortier Station, Station de Métro, Stalingrad, Paris, France (Collection Centre Georges Pompidou)
Laundrette, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, England
POLE-SELF, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
Archaeology of Engagement, MACBA, Barcelona, Spain

2000
Focus, The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
World Airport, The Renaissance Society, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Raymond Carver Altar, The Galleries at Moore, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Meret Oppenheim Kiosk, n°4, Université de Zürich-Irchel, Zürich, Switzerland
Emmanuel Bove Kiosk, n°3, Université de Zürich-Irchel, Zürich, Switzerland

1999
Das Bernsteinzimmer, Arndt & Partner, Berlin, Germany
Exchange Value Room (Espacio de Intercambio de Valores), Project Room, ARCO' 99, Madrid, Spain
Robert Walser Kiosk, n°1, Université de Zürich-Irchel, Zürich, Switzerland
Ingeborg Bachmann Kiosk, n°2, Université de Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland (Kunst am Bau project)
Sculpture Direct, Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, France
World Corners, Musée d'Art Moderne, Saint-Etienne, France
Exergue 2, Musée d'Art et d'Histoire, Geneva, Switzerland
Sculpture Direct II, III, IV, V, Galerie Erna Hécey, Luxembourg
Raymond Carver Altar, Intervention in public space organised by Fri-Art, Centre d'Art Contemporain, Fribourg, Switzerland

1998
Swiss Army Knife, Kunsthalle, Bern, Switzerland
Rolex etc., Freundlichs Aufstieg, und Skulptur-Sortier-Station- Dokumentation, Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany
Spin Off, Gramercy Art Fair, New York, USA
Swiss Converter, The Herzliya Museum of Art, Herzliya, Israel
Ein Kunstwerk, ein Problem, Portikus, Frankfurt, Germany
World Corners, Chisenhale Gallery, London, England

1997
Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, France
Lascaux III, FRAC Aquitaine, Bordeaux, France
Galerie im Künstlerhaus, Bremen, Germany
7/7, 24/24, Blauer, Schwebender Raum, Kunsthof, Zürich, Switzerland
Kunstverein, Hannover, Germany

1996
Arndt & Partner, Berlin, Germany
W.U.E. World Understanding Engine, Salle Rekalde, Area 2, Bilbao, Spain
Galerie Susanna Kulli, St-Gallen, Switzerland
The Hal, Antwerp, Belgium
Merci-Bus II, in collaboration with Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, France
Thomas Hirschhorn, Günter Förg, Kunstmuseum, Lucerne, Switzerland
Vor Ort, Langenhagen, Germany

1995
Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
Strauss & Adamopoulos, Frankfurt, Germany
Centre Genevois de Gravure Contemporaine, Geneva, Switzerland
Fri-Art, Centre d'Art Contemporain, Fribourg, Switzerland

1994
Filiale Basel, Basel, Switzerland
APP Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium

1993
Galerie Francesca Pia, Bern, Switzerland
Raum für aktuelle Kunst, Luzern, Switzerland
Un Hommage à Edouard Manet; Thomas Hirschhorn, Adrian Schiess, Fondation Art et Société Bourgogne, Dijon, France
Galerie Susanna Kulli, St Gallen, Switzerland
Thomas Hirschhorn, Ecole des Beaux-Arts de Rueil-Malmaison, Rueil-Malmaison, France, text by Manuel Joseph

1992
L'Hôpital Ephémère, Paris, France

1991
Galerie Francesca Pia, Bern, Switzerland

1987
Kaos-Galerie, Cologne, Germany

1986
Bar Floréal, Paris, France


Group Exhibitions (selected)

2017

Skulpturen aus Papier. Von Kurt Schwitters bis Karla Black, Städtische Museen, Heilbronn, Germany

2016
The Sommerakademie, Centrum Paul Klee, Bern, Switzerland
The Soul of Money, DOX Centre for Contemporary Art, Prague, Czech Republic
Artists' Voices, Centre d'édition contemporain, Genève, Switzerland
A History, Contemporary Art from the Centre Pompidou, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany
Poésie balistique, La Verrière Hermès, Brussels, Belgium
A Different Kind of Order, The ICP Triennial, International Center of Photography, New York, USA
Artworks from the Enea Righi Collection, Palazzo Fortuny, Venice, Italy
Radical Democracy, ASAKUSA Art Space, Tokyo
Nothing but blue skies, Rencontres 2016, Arles, France
Systematically Open?: New Forms for Contemporary Image Production, Foundation Luma, Arles, France
Solo Walks A Gallery of Walking, Bündner Kunstmuseum, Chur, Switzerland
Island - The metro is a stranger, Christian Torp, Oslo
La Grande Galerie du Foot, Grande Halle de la Villette, Paris
Quand fondra la neige, ou ira le blanc. Contemporary collecting at the Palazzo Fortuny, Palazzo Fortuny, Venice, Italy
Poésie balistique, La Verrière Hermès, Brussels
Alfonso Artiaco Gallery 30th Anniversary, Alfonso Artiaco Gallery, Naples, Italy
Marcus Steinweg, For the Love of Philosophy, BQ, Berlin, Germany

2015
Twentieth Anniversary Exhibition, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, England
56th International Art Exhibition - All the World's Futures, Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
Invitation to Travel, Central for Contemporary Art, Brussels, Belgium
Atopolis, Mons 2015, Mons, Belgium
Selections from the Permanent Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, USA
Scenes for a New Heritage: Contemporary Art from the Collection, Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
Art Station Dubulti, Riga, Latvia
Under the Clouds, Serralves Museum, Porto, Portugal
Jaffa Port, Tel Aviv, Israel
Fotofestival, Manheim - Ludwigshafen - Heidelberg, Germany
True Story, Proyectos Monclova, Mexico City, Mexico
Reasonable Sized Paintings, Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, USA

2014
Elevation 1049, Between Heaven and Hell, Gstaad Biennale Gstaad, Switzerland
Van-Gogh Live, Fondation Vincent Van Gogh, Arles, France
Ohne Achtsamkeit beachte ich alles, Robert Walser und die bildende Kunst, Aargauer Kunhaus, Aarau, Switzerland
MANIFESTA 10, The European Biennial of Contemporary Art, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
The Human Factor, Hayward Gallery, London, England
1984-1999. The Decade, Centre Pompidou-Metz, Metz, France
Paying no attention I notice everything, Robert Walser and the Visual Arts, The Aargauer Kunsthaus, Bern, Switzerland

2013- 2014
Salon of Fear, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria
METAMATIC Reloaded, Museum Tinguely, Basel, Switzerland

2013
Las Huellas del Camino: CAC Malaga una decada, CAC Malaga Contemporary Art Centre of Malaga, Malaga Spain
Awakening - Where Are We Standing? - Earth, Memory and Resurrection, Aichi Triennale, Japan
Open Plan, Eighty One Gallery, Shoreditch, London, England
Artificial Amsterdam, The city as artwork, De Appel Arts Centre, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Bande à part, Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, France
Modernity? Perspectives from France and Turkey, Istanbul Modern, Istanbul, Turkey
A Different Kind of Order, The ICP Triennial, International Center of Photography, New York, USA
[UN] NATRURAL LIMITS, Austrian Cultural Forum, New York, USA
Showing Its Colours, MARTa Herford, Herford, Germany
Only Sculpture!, Kunsthalle Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
The Art of the Present, Helga de Alevear Collection, Centro Centro, Madrid, Spain

2012
Theatre of the World, Museum of Old and New Art, Hobart, Tazmania
Masters of Chaos, Musée du Quai Branly, Paris, France
Intense Proximity, La Triennale, curated by Okwui Enwezor, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
Contemporary Cartographies. Drawing Thought, Caixaforum Barcelona; travelled to Caixaforum Madrid, Spain
Superbody, Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, France

2011
Wander, Labyrinthine Variations, Centre Pompidou-Metz, Metz, France
Terrible Beauty - Art, Crisis, Change and The Office of Non Compliance, Dublin Contemporary, Ireland
9/11, MoMA PS1, New York, USA
I Am Still Alive: Politics and Everyday Life in Contemporary Drawing, MoMA, New York, USA
All that Glisters, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, England
Dislocación: Cultural Location and Identity in Times of Globalization, Kunstmuseum Bern, Switzerland
French Window, Mori Musuem, Tokyo, Japan
Of Bridges and Borders, Fundacio Proa, Buenos Aires, Argentina
The Luminous Interval, Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao, Spain
ILLUMinations Venice Biennale, 54th International art exhibition, Venice, Italy
Declining Democracy, Centro di Cultura Contemporanea Strozzina, Palazzo Strozzi, Florence, Italy
The Uncanny Familiar, Images of Terror, C/O Berlin, International Forum for Visual Dialogues, Berlin, Germany

2010-2011
Hareng Sauer: Ensor and Contemporary Art, S.M.A.K., Ghent, Belgium

2010
Intensif-Station, K21, Düsseldorf, Germany
Changing The World, ARNDT, Berlin, Germany
Dislocation, Galeria Metropolitana, Santiago, Chile
89km. Colleccion CGAC, MARCO, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Vigo, Spain
The Last Newspaper, New Museum, New York, USA
10,000 Lives, The 8th Gwangju Biennale, curated by Massimiliano Giono, Korea
Habiter poétiquement le monde, Lille Métropole, Musée d'art moderne, d'art contemporain et d'art brut, Villeneuve d'Ascq, France
Perpetual Battles, Baibakov Art Projects Moscow, Russia
Abstract Resistance, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, USA
Contemplating the Void: Interventions in the Guggenheim Museum, Guggenheim Museum, New York, USA
That which comes, Les Ateliers de Rennes, Rennes, France
Tasters' choice, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, England

2009
Planet of Signs, Le Plateau, Paris, France
T.I.C.A.B - Tirana International Contemporary Art Biennal, Tirana, Albania
Fotofestival Mannheim: Images Recalled, Kunsthalle Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
Forms of Resistance in Contemporary Art, Kunstmuseum Thun, Switzerland
Niet Normaal, Beurs van Berlage, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Barocco, Museo Madre, Naples, Italy
Universal Code, The Power Plant, Toronto, Canada
Walking into My Mind, Haywood Gallery, Southbank Centre, London, England
Mi Vida: From Heaven to Hell. Life Experiences in art from MUSAC Collection, Mücsarnok Kunsthalle, Budapest, Hungary
The Subjecters: Thomas Hirschhorn, La Casa Encendida, Madrid, Spain
Collection: MOCA's First Thirty Years, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, USA
Images Recalled, Fotofestival, Mannheim, Germany
Paradise & Parades: Here Comes Everybody, Parasol Unit Foundation for Contemporary Art, London, England
Monument to transformation, Tranzit and City Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic
A House is not a Home, La Calmeleterie, Nazelles Négron, France
Listen Darling... The World is Yours, Ellipse Foundation, Alcoitã, Cascais, Portugal
Bijoux de famille, Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, France
Sphères, Le Moulin - Galleria Continua, Coulommiers, France

2008
Aurum, Gold in der zeitgenössischen Kunst, Centre PasquArt, Bel-Bienne, Switzerland
German Angst, Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin, Germany
7 + 1 Project Rooms, Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo, Vigo, Spain
Unmomumental, New Museum, New York, USA
La Bibliothèque de Babel, Centre International d'art et du paysage, Ile de Vassivière, France
Locked-in, The Image Of Humanity in the Age of Intrusion Casino, Luxembourg
Carnegie International, Pittsburgh, USA
Peripheral Vision and Collective BodyMuseion, Bolzano, Italy
Lost Paradise, Zentrum Plaul Klee, Bern, Switzerland
Procession in Art, MMKA, Museum of Modern Art, Arnhem, The Netherlands
SECESSION, Vienna, Austria
Zones of Conflict 1, Pratt Manhattan Gallery, New York, USA
The Artist's Library, Centre international d'art et du paysage, Ile de Vassivière, France
The Impossible Prison, The Police Station, Galleries of Justice, Nottingham, England

2007
Dedica, Palozzo delle Arti, Pan, Napoli, Italy
Airs de Paris, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
Into Me/Out of Me, MACRO Museo d'Arte Contemporanea Roma, Rome, Italy
Art is an Idea: The Moquai Collection, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Swiss-Made I and II: Precision and Madness. Positions of Swiss Art from Hodler to Hirschhorn, Kunstmuseum, Wolfsburg, Germany
Timer 01: Intimità/Intimacy, Triennale Bovisa, Milan, Italy
Collage: The Unmonumental Picture, New Museum, New York, USA
Volksgarten: Politics of Belonging, Steirischer Herbst Festival, Kunsthaus Graz, Austria
Rethinking Dissent, Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art, Gothenburg, Sweden
Blind Date, Sakip Sabanci Museum, Istanbul

2006
The Gold Standard, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, New York, USA
Acquisitions récentes du Cabinet d'art graphique, de Schwitters à Toguo, un choix, Centre
Pompidou, Paris, France
Defining the Contemporary, Whitechapel Library, Whitechapel Gallery, London, England
The Unhomely: Phantom scenes in global society, Second International Biennial of Contemporary Art of Seville (BIACS 2), Seville, Spain
How To Live Together, 27th Fundação Bienal de São Paulo, Brazil
Heart of Darkness, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, USA
Notations: Energy Yes! Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, USA
Hannah Arendt Denkraum, International art exhibition in former Jewish girls' school, August Strasse, Berlin, Germany
Transformation from our collection, Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz, Liechtenstein
The Grand Promenade, Emst, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens, Greece
Into Me/Out of Me, PS1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, New York, USA
Infinite Painting, Contemporary Painting and Global Realism, Villa Manin, Codroipo,
Italy
Surprise, Surprise, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, England
Alexanderplatz Underground Station (line U2), Berlin, organized by NGBK, Berlin, Germany
Metropolitanscape, paesaggi urbani nell'arte contemporanea, Palazzo Cavour, Turin, Italy
Draft Deceit, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway
Group Show, Special Exhibition Space, Arndt & Partner, Berlin, Germany
La Force de l'art, Grand Palais, Paris, France
People, Museo d'arte contemporanea Donnaregina, Naples, Italy
Eretica, Civica Galleria d'Arte Moderna, Palermo, Italy
Into Me / Out of Me, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
Dedica, 20 anni della galleria Alfonso Artiaco, PAN, Palazzo delle Arti, Naples, Italy

2005
The Blake Byrne Collection, MOCA, Los Angeles, California, USA
Leçon Zéro, Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, France
Take Two: Worlds and Views, Contemporary Art from the Collection, MoMA, New York, USA
Short Cuts, Bass Museum of Art, Miami, Florida, USA
Drawing from the Modern, 1975-2005, MoMA, New York, USA
On Paper, Arndt & Partner, Berlin, GermanyColleción Alfonso Artiaco, fuera de la vista,
fuera de la mente, Palacio de Sástago, Zaragoza, SpainUniversal Experience: Art, Life, and
the Tourist's Eye, Hayward Gallery, London; MCA, Chicago, Illinois, USA
25 Years, Anniversary Exhibition, Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, FranceDe lo Real y lo
Ficticio: Arte Contemporaneo de Francia, Museo de Arte Moderno, Mexico
Emergencies, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo di Castilla y Leon, Leon
10 Year Anniversary Exhibition, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, England
Dyonisiac, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
Monuments for the USA, CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, CA;
White Columns, New York, USA
Material Time / Work Time / Life Time, Reykjavik Arts Festival, Living Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland
Bidibidobidiboo, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy
Paisaje. Humano. Hogares. Concepto y Sentimiento. Gente, CAC, Málaga, Spain
ROMANCE [a novel], Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Lisbon, Portugal
On Paper, Arndt & Partner, Berlin, Germany

2004
Los usos de la imagen, fotografia, film y video en la Coleccion Jumex, MALBA, Coleccion
Constantini, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Nuits Blanches, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
Architecture and Arts 1900-2000, Pallazzo Ducale, Genoa, (curated by Germano Celant)
Central Station, collection Harald Falckenberg, La Maison Rouge, Fondation Antoine de
Galbert, Paris, France
Skulptur Sortier Station, Public Space, Warsaw, in collaboration with Foksal Foundation,
Warsaw, Poland
The Beauty of Failure/The Failure of Beauty, Fundacio Joan Miro, Barcelona, Spain,
(curated by Harald Szeemann)
The Real McCoy, Rooseum, Malmö, Sweden
Le Choix Français. Autour du Prix Marcel Duchamp, Les Oeuvres des Artistes du Prix Marcel Duchamp dans les collections privées Françaises, Art Moscow, Moscow, Russia
Pick-Up, Public, Paris, France

2003
The Radiant City, Centre Cultural Bancaixa, Biennale of Valencia, Spain
GNS: Global Navigation System, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
Common Wealth, Tate Modern, London, England
Utopia Station, Venice Biennale, Italy (curated by Rirkrit Tiravanija and Hans-Ulrich Obrist)
Les 20 ans de Frac, Nantes, France
Accessoiremaximalismus, Kunsthalle Kiel, Kiel, GermanyUrban Diaries: Young Swiss Art,
Alcala 31, Sala de Exposiciones, Madrid, Spain
Pantalla Suiza, Museo Nacional, Centro de arte Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain Gesellschaftsbilder (Images of Society), Kunstmuseum, Thun, Switzerland
Réalités, Collections sans frontières II, Zacheta National Gallery of Art, Warsaw, Poland
Après la fin de l'Art, Musée d'art moderne, Saint-Etienne, France
Par le chas d'une aiguille, Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, France
Buenos Dias Buenos Aires / art contemporain suisse, Museo de Arte Moderno de Buenos Aires, Argentina

2002
Chronologie immédiate, Musée d'art moderne et contemporain, Strasbourg, France
Walk Around Time: Selections from the Permanent Collection, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, USA
Basics, Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, Switzerland
La vie au fond se rit du vrai, works from the FRAC-Collection Aquitaine, Musee d'art contemporain de Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
Documenta 11, Kassel, Germany
Public Affairs. Von Beuys bis Zittel: Das Öffentliche in der Kunst, Kunsthaus Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland
Christoph Rüttimann-Waschsalon, Aargauer Kunsthaus, Aarau, Switzerland
Chut, chutes, Musée des Beaux-Arts, Nîmes, France

2001
Mirror's Edge, Tramway, Glasgow, Scotland
Mirror's Edge, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark
A Small Museum and a Large Library of Contemporary Art, Parkett, New York, USA
Collaborations & Editions since 1984, MoMA, New York, USA
Economie de moyens, MAC, Marseille, France
Jheronimus Bosch, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
Junk, Cinéma La Clef, Paris, France
Peinture, vous avez dit peinture?, Ecole Supérieure d'Art d'Aix-en-Provence, Aix-en-
Provence, France
Doubles vies, Collège Paul Langevin, Carros, France
Porter la couleur, Digne, France
Street Party, London, England

2000
Conserve, FRAC Aquitaine, Bordeaux, France
Regard sur le monde Regard sur soi, Le Channel, Calais, France
Mirror's Edge, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
Mirror's Edge, Castello di Rivoli, Rivoli, Italy
Vision Machine, Musée des Beaux-Arts de Nantes, Nantes, France
Ein/räumen, Arbeiten im Museum, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany
La Beauté, Mission 2000 en France, Avignon, France
Works by Peter Friedl, Thomas Hirschhorn, Lawrence Weiner, Galerie Arndt & Partner, Berlin, Germany
Eiszeit, Kunstmuseum, Bern, Switzerland
Orbis Terrarum, Ways of Worldmaking, Antwerpen Open, Antwerp, Belgium
Partage d'exotisme, Biennale de Lyon, France
Protest & Survive, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, England
Vivre sa vie, Tramway, Glasgow, Scotland
Bruit de fond, Centre national de la photographie, Paris, France
Rendez-vous 2, Collection Lambert, Hôtel de Caumont, Avignon, France
La forma del mondo / La fine del mondo, Padiglione d'Arte Contemporaneo, Milan, Italy
La santé des restes, Musée Ziem, Martigues, France
Artissima, Arte contemporanea a Torino, Turin, Italy
Objets/Projets, Centre d'Art Shed im Eisenwerk, Frauenfeld, Switzerland
Jumbo Spoons and Big Cake, Art Institute of Chigago, Chigago, Illinois, USA
From Kurt Schwitters to the present day, Sprengel museum, Hannover, Germany

1999
Ma sorcière bien aimée, Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris, France
Unfinished History, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, Illinois, USA
France, une nouvelle génération, Circulo de Bellas Artes, Madrid, Spain
Provisorium I, Bonnefanten Museum, Maastricht, the Netherlands
Midnight Walker and City Sleepers, W 139, St. Annenstraat Project, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Space Place, Kunsthalle Tirol, Hall in Tirol, Austria
Hypothèses de collection, Musée du Luxembourg, Paris, France
Editions, Centre Genevois de Gravure Contemporaine, Geneva, Switzerland
França, uma nova geração, Museum de Arte Moderna, Sintra, Portugal
dAPERTutto, Venice Biennale, Italy
Le Repubbliche dell'Arte-Svizzera, Centro d'Arte Contemporanea, Palazzo delle Papesse,
Sienna, Italy
Weltuntergang und Prinzip Hoffnung, Kunsthaus Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland
Steilen et l'époque 1900, Musée d'Art et d'Histoire, Geneva, Switzerland
Steadyshot, Centre culturel André Malraux, Vandoeuvre, France
Another Swiss Panorama, 8e Biennale de l'Image en Mouvement, Centre pour l'image contemporaine, Saint-Gervais, Geneva, Switzerland
Mirror's Edge, Bildmuseet, Umea, Sweden
Dach, Benger Park, Bregenz, Atelierhaus der Akademie der Künste, Vienna, Austria,
(curated by Ursula Krinzinger)
Mathilde ter Heijne, Thomas Hirschhorn, Susan Turcot, Via Lewandowsky, Galerie Arndt & Partner, Berlin, Germany

1998
Non lieux, Kaskadenkondensator, Basel, Switzerland
Early Forms, Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, France
ZUP, FRAC Poitou-Charente, Poitou-Charente, France
Ici et Maintenant (encore), Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations, Paris, France
Berlin Biennale, Berlin, Germany
Freie Sicht aufs Mittelmeer, Kunsthaus, Zürich, Switzerland
One Step Backwards: Books, Prints, Videos, Centre Genevois de Gravure Contemporaine, Geneva Liste' 98, Young Art Fair, Basel, Switzerland
Premises: Invested Spaces in Visual Arts & Architecture from France, 1960s-1990s, Guggenheim Museum, New York, USA
Unfinished History, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, USA
Suite Substitute III: Swiss Challenge, Hôtel du Rhône, Geneva, Switzerland
Nonchalance Revisited, Akademie der Künst, Berlin, Germany

1997
Fort! Da! Cooperations, Villa Merkel, Esslingen am Neckar, Germany
Parisien(ne)s, Camden Arts Centre, London, England
Skulptur Projekte in Münster, Münster, Germany
Ici et Maintenant, Parc de la Villette, Paris, France
Eté 97, Centre Genevois de Gravure Contemporaine, Geneva, Switzerland
Nonchalance, Centre PasquART, Bienne, Switzerland
Delta, Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, France
Passions Privées, Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, France

1996
EV + A, Limerick, Ireland
Dites-le avec des fleurs, Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, France
Stilleben - nature morte - Natura Morta - Still life, Helmhaus Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland
How far is Switzerland, BBI, Fribourg, Switzerland
Actions urbaines, FRAC Lorraine, Metz, France
XIIe Ateliers du FRAC des Pays de la Loire, Saint-Nazaire, France
Recaptured Nature/Recast Material, Galerie Barbara Gross, Munich, Germany
Galerie du placard, Saint-Briac, France

1995
1st Biennale of South Africa, Johannesburg, South Africa
Shopping, Bordeaux, France
Passions Privées, Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, France
Ohne Titel, Eine Sammlung zeitgenössischer Schweizer Kunst, Stiftung Kunst Heute, Aargauer Kunsthaus, Aarau, Switzerland

1994
Invitations, Galerie Nationale du Jeu de Paume, Paris, France
Résidence secondaire, Galerie Sabrina Grassi, Paris, France
Europa ‘94, Munich, Germany
Drawings and drawings, Galerie Van Gelder, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Comunità, Progetto Civitella d'Agliano, Civitella d'Agliano, Italy

1993
Rencontres dans un couloir, private apartment, Paris, France
Arrêt sur image 3, La Zonmé, Montreuil-sous-Bois, France

1992
Shedhalle Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland
Ecole des Beaux-Arts de Reuil-Malmaison, France
En vue des fondations d'une fondation et compte-tenu de la nature des travaux, IAC, Naussac, France

1991
Salon d'Ephémère, Fontenay-sous-Bois, France

1990
Salon d'Ephémère, Fontenay-sous-Bois, France

1989
Babylone Bobigny, Bobigny, France
Arts Rencontres Internationales, Paris, France

1988
Histoires d'Hôtes, Ecole Régionale des Beaux-Arts, Poitiers, France

1987
Galerie Vincenz Sala, Berlin, Germany


Publications and Catalogues

2015
Gramsci Monument, Dia, New York City; Koenig Books, London
La volonté de Faire, Macula, Paris, France
20 Years, essays by Stephen Friedman and Sarah Thornton, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, England (catalogue)

2011
It's Burning Everywhere, edited by Ulrike Lorenz, Kunsthalle Mannheim and Kehrer Verlag, Berlin, Germany (catalogue)

2008
Life on Mars, 55th Carnegie International, Pittsburgh, USA

2007
Les Cahiers du Musée national d'art moderne, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
Checkpoint, Arndt & Partner, Berlin/Zürich
J'ai parlé avec... , collection Documents sur l'art , Les Presses du Réel, Dijon, France

2006
Grand Promenade, National Museum of Contemporary Art (EMST), Athens, Greece
Thomas Hirschhorn, Concretion, Le Creux de l'Enfer, France
The Procession, Kestnergesellschaft, Hannover, Germany
Merzbau as Installative Event-Skulptur, Urban Art against Provinces in Brainscapes, interview by Hans-Ulrich Obrist, Thomas Hirschhorn's Merzbau, Symposium Merzbau, Cabaret Voltaire, Zürich and Domus, Milan, Italy
Heart of Darkness, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, USA
Centre Culturel Suisse, Paris, 2003-2005, text by Thomas Hirschhorn, le Centre Culturel Suisse, Paris, France
Land Art, A Cultural Ecology Handbook, essay by Thomas Hirschhorn, Royal Society of the Arts, London, England
Metropolitanscape, paesaggi metropolitani nell'arte contemporanea, Silvana Editoriale, Milan, Italy
ROMANCE [a novel], Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Lisbon, Portugal
Report (Not Announcement), Transitionary Report on the State of Mobility at the Beginning of the 21st Century, BAK, Utrecht, the Netherlands; Revolver, Frankfurt,
Germany
In/visible, collection, productions, Frac Lorraine, Frac Lorraine, Metz, France
The Grande Promenade, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens, Greece
Eretica, Civica Galleria d'Arte Moderna, Palermo, Italy
Surprise, Surprise, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, England
All the Best, The Deutsche Bank Collection and Zaha Hadid, Deutsche Bank Art, Frankfurt, Germany
27a Bienal de São Paulo, How to Live Together, Fundação Bienal de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
The Unhomely, Phantom Scenes in Global Society, Seconde Biennale Internationaled'Art Contemporain, Séville, Spain
Actions ed., Frac Provence-Alpes-Côtes d'Azur, France
Imaginaire mode d'emploi: Art contemporain et lien social, éditions Cercle d'Art, Paris, France
Participation, Whitechapel Gallery, London & MIT Press, Cambridge, contribution by Thomas Hirschhorn (24H Foucault)
U2 Alexanderplatz, 2006, NGBK, Berlin, Germany

2005
Utopia, Utopia=one world, one war, one army, one dress, CCA Wattis ICA, USA
Dionysiac, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
Bidibidobidiboo: Works from Collezione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Skira Editore S.p.A. Milan, Italy
Anschool: Texts, Projects, Letters, 26.05.05-11.09.05 Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht, the Netherlands
Swiss-Swiss Democracy Journal, nos. 25-28, 32-34, 38, 39-50
Musée Précaire Albinet, Quartier du Landy, Aubervilliers, 2004, Les Laboratoires d'Aubervilliers, éditions Xavier Barral
Yellow Pages, artistic contribution, Ecarts publications, Geneva and JRP/Ringier, Zürich, Switzerland
Emergencies, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León, León, contribution by Thomas Hirschhorn
PressPLAY, contemporary artists in conversation, conversation with Alison Gingeras, Phaidon, London, England
Art Now, vol. 2, Taschen
Bits & Pieces Put Together to Present a Semblance of a Whole: Walker Art Centre Collections, Walker Art Center
Universal experience: Art, Life, and the Tourist's Eye, MCA, Chicago, USA
Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León, collection Vol. I, Musac, León, Spain
Monuments for the USA, CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, USA
Material Time / Work Time / Life Time, Reykjavik Arts Festival, Reykjavik, Iceland
The Black Byrne Collection, MOCA, Los Angeles, Cailfornia, USA
Before the Sun Rises (Walter A. Bechtler Stiftung), JRP-Ringier, Zurich, Switzerland
Drawing from the Modern, 1975 - 2005, MOMA, New York, USA
Colleción Alfonso Artiaco, fuera de la vista, fuera de la mente, Diputación Provincial de Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Spain
Nuit blanche 2004, Paris-Musées, Paris, France
Fonds d'art contemporain de la ville Genève, collection 1991-2003, Fonds d'art contemporain de la ville Genève, Geneva, Switzerland
Prêts à prêter, acquisitions et rapport d'activités 2000/2004, Frac Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Frac Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

2004
Mickein, Iris, Thomas Hirschhorn: Prekäre Situationen - Reale Konfrontationen, Kunstforum, no. 168, January/February
Swiss-Swiss Democracy Journal, nos. 1-24
Thomas Hirschhorn, Phaidon, London, England
Thomas Hirschhorn, Musée Précaire Albinet, Éditions Xavier Barral Les Laboratoires d'Aubervilliers
Four Statements, February 2000, Public Art: A Reader, Hatje Cantz Publishers, p. 247
Not Afraid: Rubell Family Collection, Phaidon, New York, London, England
Coleccion Siglio XXI, Aquisiciones 2003-2004, Spain
Nouveau dictionnaire des artistes contemporains, Larousse, Paris, France
24h Foucault, Journal, 2-3 Octobre 2004, publication with text and two collages by Thomas Hirschhorn
Souvenirs du 24h Foucault, published by Thomas Hirschhorn
Resistance, Third International Symposium on Contemporary Art Theory, Teatro de los Insurgentes, Mexico City, text by Thomas Hirschhorn, Bataille-Monument
Now What? Artists Write!, Bak, Basis voor actuele Kunst, Utrecht, text by Thomas Hirschhorn, Statement Altar
Changing States, Contemporary Art and Ideas in an Era of Globalisation, Gilane Tawadros (ed.), Institute of International Visual Arts, London, England
Contemporary Art, From Studio to Situation, Black Dog Publishing, London, England
1, Place de la Concorde, Galerie Nationale du jeu de Paume, Paris, France
La bellesa del fracàs / El fracàs de la bellesa, Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona, Spain
Le Choix Français. Autour du Prix Marcel Duchamp, Avant-Garde, Moscow, Russia
X-rayed, dialogue with the collection, Kunstmuseum Liechstenstein, Vaduz, Liechtenstein
Pour un art concret, donation Albers-Honegger, Espace de l'Art Concret, Centre National des Arts Plastiques, Paris, France
Ten Years, 1994-2004, Arndt & Partner, Berlin, Germany
Public, Going Public '04, Mappe, confini, nouve geografie, Silvana Editoriale, Milan, Italy
Los usos de la imagen, fotografía, film y video en La Colección Jumex, Colección Costantini, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Central Station, Collection Harald Falckenberg, La Maison rouge, Paris, France
Sensi contemporanei in campania, dalla 50esima esposizione d'arte della Biennale di Venezia, Mario Adda Editore, Bari, Italy
Logiques de l'élémentaire (le dérisoire dans les pratiques contemporaines), Paris, France

2003
Thomas Hirschhorn interviewed by Iris Mickein, Common Wealth, Tate Publishing, London, England
Bataille Maschine, in ten volumes, 256B, text by Thomas Hirschhorn, 256A, text by Marcus Steinweg, Merve Verlag, Berlin, Germany
In Search of Utopia, collaboration with Marcus Steinweg, Janus magazine, no. 14, Summer, Part of the series Utopia, Utopia=One World, One War, One Army, One Dress, realised with the support of Accessoiremaximalismus, Kunsthalle, Kiel, Germany
United Nations Miniatures, edited by CAC Málaga, Málaga, Spain
Utopia, Utopia=One World, One War, One Army, One Dress, Le Journal des Laboratoires d'Aubervilliers, no. 1, November
Doppelgarage, brochure with texts by Marcus Steinweg, edited by Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany
L'abcédaire de l'Art contemporain, Flammarion, Paris, France
Interviews, volume I, Hans-Ulrich Obrist, édition Charta
XXD 11, Über Kunst und Künstler der Gegenwart Ein NachLesebuch zur Documenta 11, Kassel University Press, text by Pierangelo Maset, Was das Bataille Monument und Park
Fiction nicht gemeinsam haben
Common Wealth, interview with Iris Mickein, Tate Publishing
Urban Diaries, Young Swiss Art, Comunidad de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
GNS : Global Navigation System, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
Accessoiremaximalismus, Kunsthalle Kiel, Kiel, Germany
Gesellschaftsbilder, Images of Society, Kunstmuseum, Thun, Switzerland
L'idiotie, art, vie, politique - méthode, Beaux-arts magazine/livres, France
Réalités, Collections sans frontières II, Zachęta National Gallery of Art, Warsaw, Poland
Buenos Dias Buenos Aires / Art Contemporain Suisse, Museo de Arte Moderno de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina

2002
Short Guide, texts by Bice Curiger, publication by Thomas Hirschhorn and Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, USA
A World History of Art, Hugh Honour and John Fleming (eds.)
Kunst expansiv, Lindinger + Schmid Verlag, Regensburg, Germany
Art Since 1960, new edition, text by Michael Archer, Thames & Hudson
Oeuvre et lieu, essays and documents, Flammarion
Art Now, 137 Artists at the Rise of the New Millenium, Uta Grosenick and Burkhard Reimschneider (eds.), Taschen
Le livre du Frac-collection Aquitaine, panorama de l'art d'aujourd'hui, éditions Le Festin, France
Basics, Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, Switzerland
La commande publique, Minstère de la culture et communication, Délégation aux arts plastiques, France
Public Affairs. Von Beuys bis Zittel : Das Öffentliche in der Kunst, Kunsthaus Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland
Kunst expansiv, zwischen gegenkultur und museum, Reihe, Lindinger & Schmid Verlag, Germany
The Empire of the Senses, Thames & Hudson, London, England

2001
Material: Public Works-The Bridge 2000, edited by Book Works and Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, England
Beelende Kunst, Collection of Flemish Community Acquisitions 1996/1997/1998, Editions Sabam
A Small Museum and a Large Library of Contemporary Art, Parkett Collaborations & Editions since 1984, Parkett Publishers
Public Art, Kunst im öffentlichen Raum, Florian Matzer, Hatje Cantz Verlag
Spinoza Monument, Point d'Ironie, published by Agnès b
Colección fundación ARCO, Centro Galego De Arte Contemporánea, Spain
Across/Art/Suisse/1975-2000, Lionel Bovier, Skira/Seuil
Le prix Marcel Duchamp 2000, text by Jean-Charles Masséra, ADIAF
Art contemporain, un choix de 200 oeuvres du Fonds national d'art contemporain (1985-1999), éditions du Chêne, France

2000
Deleuze-Monument, les documents, La Beauté, Avignon 2000, publication by Thomas Hirschhorn
Material Public Works-The Bridge 2000, Thomas Hirschhorn, Bookworks
Jumbo Spoons and Big Cake, The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, USA
World Airport, texts by James Rondeau, Hamza Walker, interview by Okwui Enwezor,
The Renaissance Society at The University of Chicago, Chicago, USA
French Theory in America, text by Alison Gingeras, Routledge, London, England
La Beauté, Mission 2000 en France, Avignon, Flammarion, text by Thomas Hirschhorn Rendez-vous, Collection Lambert, Hôtel de Caumont, Avignon, éditions Actes Sud, text and contribution by Thomas Hirschhorn
Orbis Terrarum, Ways of Worldmaking, Antwerpen Open, Antwerp, éditions Ludion Ghent, text by Thomas Hirschhorn
La forma del mondo / La fine del mondo, text by Thomas Hirschhorn, Padiglione d'Arte Contemporaneo, Milan, éditions Medusa
Protest & Survive, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, contribution by Thomas Hirschhorn Vivre sa vie, Glasgow, artistic contribution, text by Jean-Charles Masséra
Vision Machine, Musée des Beaux-Arts de Nantes, Nantes, France
Partage d'exotisme, Biennale de Lyon, Lyon, France
Eiszeit, Kunstmuseum Bern, Bern, Switzerland
Aller Anfang ist Merz - Von Kurt Schwitters bis Heute, Sprengel Museum, Hannover, Germany
Utopie concrète, 10 ans, vingt-neuf expositions, Espace de l'Art Concret, Mouans Sartoux, France
Continental Shift, Ludwig Forum, Aachen, Germany
Collections 1989/1999, Frac PACA, France
Ein /räumen, Arbeitien im Museum, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany
La santé des restes, Musée Ziem, Martigues, France
Les rumeurs urbaines, etat des lieux #2, Centre d'art contemporain Fribourg, Fribourg, Switzerland
Unerwünschte Monumente, Moderne Kunst im Stadtraum, Verlag Silke Schreiber, Munich, Germany

1999
Calendrier 1999, edited by Portikus
World Corners: United Emmerdements of New Order, Musée d'Art Moderne de Saint Etienne, text by Jean-Charles Masséra
Thomas Hirschhorn, Käthe Walser, 4. Bauetappe, Kunst an der Universität, Zürich-Irchel Doug Aitken, Nan Goldin, Thomas Hirschhorn, Parkett, no. 57, Parkett Publishers, texts by Robert Fleck, Alison Gingeras, Philippe Vergne, Marcus Steinweg
France, une nouvelle génération, ADIAF, text by Pascal Beausse
Hypothèses de collection, Musée du Luxembourg, text by Thomas Hirschhorn
Dreams, edited by Francesco Bonami and Hans-Ulrich Obrist, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo per l'Arte, Castelvecchi, text by Thomas Hirschhorn
Thomas Hirschhorn, Käthe Walser, Kunst an der Universität, Zürich-Irchel, text by
Bernhard Fibicher
La Biennale di Venezia, 48a Esposizione Internazionale d'arte, dAPERTutto, Venice, Italy
Le Repubbliche dell'Arte - Svizzera, Centro d'Arte contemporanea, Palazzo delle Papesse, Sienna, Italy
The End of the World - the principe who hope, Kunsthaus Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland Zone [Espèces d'Espaces], Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Guarene d'Alba, Italy Another Swiss Panorama 8e Biennale de l'Image en Mouvement, Centre pour l'image
Contemporaine, Saint-Gervais Genève, Geneva, Switzerland
Mirror's Edge, Bildmuseet, Umea, Sweden

1998
Swiss Army Knife, Kunsthalle, Berne, text by Bernhard Fibicher
Rolex etc., Freundlichs Aufstieg und Skulptur-Sortier-Station- Dokumentation, Museum Ludwig, Cologne, text by Marcus Steinweg
Ein Kunstwerk, ein Problem, Portikus, Frankfurt, text by Angelika Nollert
Thomas Hirschhorn-London Catalogue, Chisenhale Gallery, London, text by Alison Gingeras
33 Ausstellungen im öffentlichen Raum, Schweizerische Graphische Gesellschaft, Zürich Freie Sicht aufs mittelmeer, Kunsthaus Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland
Premises: Invested Spaces in Visual Arts & Architecture from France, 1960s-1990s, Guggenheim Museum, New York, USA
Unfinished History, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, USA

1997
Prospectus et Anthropologie I, Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, text by Manuel Joseph
Visitez Lascaux III, texts by Hervé Legros and Adrian Morel, Frac Aquitaine, France Parisien(ne)s, Camden Arts Centre, London, texts by Hou Hanru and Thomas Hirschhorn
Skulptur. Projekte in Münster 1997, Gerd Hatje, Münster, text by Thomas Hirschhorn
Ici et maintenant, Parc de la Villette, Paris, éditions Actes Sud, text by Thomas Hirschhorn
Ici et maintenant (épilogue), Parc de la Villette, éditions Actes Sud, texts by Thomas Hirschhorn and Bruno Rézaire
Fort ! Da ! Cooperations, Villa Merkel, Esslingen am Neckar, Germany
Nonchalance, Centre PasquART, Bienne, Switzerland
Delta, Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, France
Projekte der Galerie im KünstlerHaus Bremen, April 1996-Dezember 1997, KünstlerHaus Bremen, Bremen, Germany

1996
Thomas Hirschhorn, Virus-Ausstellung, Arndt & Partner, Berlin, Germany
Thomas Hirschhorn, In Rahmen der Ausstellung, Galerie Susanna Kulli, St. Gallen, Switzerland
Thomas Hirschhorn, Bilbao catalogue, Journal de l'Institut Français de Bilbao, no. 5, April-May-June
Thomas Hirschhorn, Kunstmusem Luzern, Luzern
Georg Winter, Thomas Hirschhorn, Vor Ort, Kunst in Städtischen
Situationen, Langenhagen, text by Peter Herbstreuth
Thomas Hirschhorn W.U.E. World-Understanding-Engine, Rekalde 2, Bilbao, text by Daniel Castillejo & Pascale Cassagnau
Stilleben - nature morte - Natura Morta - Still life, Helmhaus Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland
XIIe Ateliers du FRAC des Pays de la Loire, conversation with Pierre Leguillon, Saint Nazaire, France

1995
Thomas Hirschhorn, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
Thomas Hirschhorn, Berliner Wasserfall mit Robert Walser Tränen, text by Fabrice Hergott
Les Plaintifs, les Bêtes, les Politiques, Centre Genevois de Gravure Contemporaine, Geneva
Thomas Hirschhorn, Fri-Art, Fribourg
Ohne Titel, Eine Sammlung zeitgenössischer Schweizer Kunst, Stiftung Kunst Heute, Aargauer Kunsthaus, Aarau, Switzerland, text by Thomas Hirschhorn
Shopping, contribution by Thomas Hirschhorn, Capc, Bordeaux, France
Africus: Johannesburg Biennale, Johannesburg, South Africa
Passions Privées, Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, France

1994
Thomas Hirschhorn, published on the occasion of Invitations, Galerie Nationale du Jeu de Paume, Paris, text by Catherine David
Europa 94 - Junge europäische Kunst in München, Munich, Germany

1993
Thomas Hirschhorn, Ecole des Beaux-Arts de Rueil-Malmaison, text by Manuel Joseph

1992
Plaquette de l'exposition à l'Hôpital Ephémère, text by Catherine de Smet
Sylvie Fleury, Daniele Buetti, Thomas Hirschhorn, Alex Hanimann, Shedhalle Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland

1991
Salon de l'Ephémère, Fontenay-sous-Bois, France

1990
Salon de l'Ephémère, Fontenay-sous-Bois, France
Acquisitions 1989, Fonds National d'Art Contemporain, le CNAP, Paris, France


Bibliography (selected)

2015
Searle, Adrian, Things fall apart: the beautiful Marxist bomb that's hit south London, The Guardian, 2 July
Forrest, Nicholas, Thomas Hirschhorn's Ruinous South London Gallery Show, Blouin Artinfo, 7 July
Templeton, Marianne, Between Mock Ruin and Imagined Emergency, ArtSlant, 15 July
Buck, Louisa, Thomas Hirschhotn's destructive details, Telegraph, 31 July

2014
Thomas Hirschhorn at Palais de Tokyo, Contemporary Art Daily, 18 June
Thomas Hirschhorn Constructs Flamme Eternelle Within Paris' Palais de Tokyo, Designboom, 21 May
Artist Turns Swiss Mountain Into One Massive (And Colorful) Work Of Art, Huffpost Arts & Culture, 5 February
Marambio, Camila, Thomas Hirschhorn, The Miami Rail, Autumn
Huber, Robert, Art Reaches New Heights in Alps, The New York Times, 31 January
Hao, Sophiay, Provoking and distrupting discourse, Depart, January-June

2013
Critical Laboratory. The Writings of Thomas Hirchhorn, Edited by Lisa Lee and Hal Foster, MIT Press
Dia Art Foundation presents Thomas Hirschhorn's Gramsci Monument in neighborhood of the Bronx, Art Daily, 1 July
Smith, William S, Under Construction: Thomas Hirschhorn's Gramsci Monument in Bronx, Art in America, 25 June
Italian Philosophy in the Bronx, Art Info, July
Power 100, Art Review, November
Merjian, Ara H., Review: Thomas Hirschhorn, Frieze, November - December
Burns, Charlotte, Utopian visions in the Bronx, The Art Newspaper, 1 July
Kennedy, Randy, Housing Project Meets Art Project in the South Bronx, The New York Times, 2 May
Johnson, Ken, A Visit to Thomas Hirschhorn's ‘Gramsci Monument', The New York Times, 25 July

2012
Thomas Hirschhorn work inspired by the sinking of the cruise shop Costa Concordia, Art Daily, 26 September
John Del Signore, Step Aboard The Sinking Concordia Cruise Ship, Now Listing in Chelsea, Gothamist, 19 September
Duray, Dan, Thomas Hirschhorn's Tilting World, GalleristNY, 11 September
Wullschlager, Jackie, Order out of chaos, Financial Times, 21 April
Bittencourt, Ela, Impressions from Frieze New York 2012, Slant Magazine, 9 May
Masters of Chaos, The Art Newspaper, 30 March
Fantasy art school: artists reveal their dream teachers, The Guardian, 12 June
Benhamou-Huet, Judith, Portrait of the Artist as a Shaman: Exhibtion Links Modern Art to Excorcism, World Crunch, 20 April

2011
54th Venice Biennale: Old Gleam Encircles Fresh Art, The Daily Star, 7 June
Lister, David, 54th Venice Biennale: Tapping the Light Fantastic, The Independent, 7 June
Searle, Adrian, The Venice Biennale's Balance of Power, The Guardian, 6 June
O'Neill Butler, Lauren, Thomas Hirschhorn, Artforum, 24 April
Krishtalka, Sholem, Thomas Hirschhorn Interview: Eye Contacts, Canadian Art, 21 April
A Dynamic Group of Exhibitions Launches at the Power Plant in Toronto, Art Daily, 23
March
Thomas Hirschhorn Explores Explosive Issues at the Kunsthalle Mannheim, Art Daily, 14
March
Sandals, Leah, At the Galleries: The Newly Renovated Power Plant, National Post, 11 March

2010
Abraham Cruzvillegas, Thomas Hirschhorn, Bomb Magazine, 113/Fall 2010

2009
Mayer, Sally, Straight Man, Wonderland, April - May
Sculptor Shows his Own Poetry in Motion, The Southland Times, March
Sherwin, Skye, Exhibitionist: The Best Art Shows to See this Week, The Guardian, 18 September
De Wilde, Femke, Room With a Political View, Frame, March - April
Lutticken, Sven, Taped Together: On The Bijlmer Spinoza Festival by Thomas Hirschhorn, Texte Zur Kunst, September
Weiner, Emily, ArtForum (Review of show at Gladstone Gallery, NYC), March
ArtForum (Review of show at Galerie Susanna Kulli), April
Thomas Hirschhorn to Present his First Ever Solo Exhibition in a UK Public Art Gallery, Art Daily, 8 September
Indepth Art News: Anschool by Thomas Hirschhorn, Absolute Arts, April

2008
Rappott, Mark, Strange Love, Art Review, June
Stroh, Frank, Thomas Hirschhorn: Hotel Democracy, Creative Europe Online, June
Thomas Hirschhorn's ‘Hotel Democracy' at Art Basel 2008, Designboom, June
Art Basel Becomes More Global, Swissinfo.com, 5 June
Basel Art Blow-Out, Artnet, 30 May
Art 39 Basel: El Dorado of the International Art World Set to Open in Switzerland, Art Daily Online, June
Art Basel Opening, Zimbio.com, June
Bowes, Elena, Thomas Hirschhorn, Indagare, June
Vogel, Carol, Hotel Democracy, New York Times, 21 March
Crow, Kelly Culture Clash: Soccer Fans, Art Elite Butt Heads, The Wall Street Journal, 30 May
Vogel, Carol, New York Times, 21 March
Harris, Gareth, Art Basel, Financial Times, 24 May
Reust, Hans Rudolf, Infinite Glass: The Arts Beyond the Discipline, Parkett, No. 84

2007
Demos, T. J., On the Ground - London, Artforum, December
Nesbit, Molly, Le plan d'amitie entre art et philosophie, Le Monde Diplomatique, August Kultureflash.net, no. 124, 3 August
Downey, Anthony, Thomas Hirschhorn, Flash Art, July-September, p. 134
Pennell, Arden, This is Your Brain on Reality, Whitehot magazine of contemporary art, Issue 3, May
Icon, issue 046, April
Sam, Serman, Thomas Hirschhorn, The Brooklyn Rail, April
Kulture Flash, issue 198, 28 March
Jones, Jonathan, How War Made Art Better Again, Guardian Unlimited Art Blog, 26 March
Thomas Hirschhorn - Substitution 2 at Stephen Friedman Gallery, www.artvehicle.com,
Issue 12, 23 March
Coomer, Martin, Thomas Hirschhorn, Time Out London, 20 March
Hubbard, Sue, This is the father of all battles, The Independent, 14 March
Westcott, James, ArtReview: blog, 13 March
Hirschhorn, Thomas, Eternal Flame, Artforum, Vol. 45, No. 7, March
Hirschhorn, Thomas, Wo Stehe ich? Was will ic, Basler Zeitung, 22 January
Hirschhorn, Thomas and Steinweg, Marcus, Correspondance email au sujet de la conférence sur Spinoza, Melbourne, Septembre 2006, Checkpoint no. 1, Arndt & Partner, Berlin, January-April
Rattemeyer, Christian, 27th São Paulo Bienal, Artforum, Vol. 45, no. 6, February
Désanges, Guillaume, Art in public spaces: space, time, etchics, passion, le Journal de la Manifestation de Madrid Abierto, February

2006
Marangou, Maria, The Grand Promenade, Eleftherotypia, 10 October
The Critics' Top 100 Artists, Flash Art, Vol. 39, No. 250, October
Rosler, Martha and Hirschhorn, Thomas, War, Wrong Times
Hirschhorn, Thomas, Power of Brazil, edition of work on paper for Porno, Texte Zur Kunst, December
Hirschhorn, Thomas, Nail & Wire insert, Hors d'œuvre, no. 17
Herzberg, Nathaniel, Quand l'art agite la cité, Le Monde, 11 January
de Llano, Pedro, The show must go on, La Vanguardia, Culturas, 18 January
Bran, Xosé M. Buxán, A arte insubmisa de Thomas Hirschhorn na Serralves, Cultura, 19 January
Shock and Awe, Time Out New York, 26 January
Saltz, Jerry, Killing Fields, Artnet, 27 January
Douglas, Sara, The AI interview: Thomas Hirschhorn, Artinfo, January
Duenas, Issa Ma Benitez, In conversation with Thomas Hirschhorn, Dardo, no. 1, January
Yablonsky, Linda, Hirschhorn's Dead Bombers, War Headlines, Nailed Mannequins, Bloomberg News, 1 February
Schmitz, Rudolf, Sein Altar kommt aus dem Baumarkt, Faz, 1 February
Hénard, Jacqueline, Was Hirschhorn in die Banlieue bringt, Tages-Anzeiger, 6 February
Johnson, Ken, A Vivid Potpourri With Carnage at Its Core and an Aside of Transcendentalism, The New York Times, 7 February
Bishop, Claire, The social turn: collaboration and its discontents, Artforum, no. 6, February
Ramirez, Nicollette, Thomas Hirschhorn, The New York Art World, February
Wolinski, Nathacha, Dur droit de cité, Beaux Arts magazine, February
Zerbib, David, Surface de résistance, Les lettres françaises (supplement with l'Humanité), 28 February
Berwik, Carly, Peace, Love, and Misunderstanding, Artnews, vol. 105, no. 2, February
Joselit, David, Thomas Hirschhorn, Artforum, no. 7, March
Barth, Siegfried, Das Gebrabbel der westlichen Welt, Neue Presse, 24 March
Glanz, Alexandra, Friede schäumt, Hannoversche Allgemeine Zeitung, 24 March
Plastikhände im Schaum, Hessische Allgemeine, 28 March
Jasper, Martin, Särge als Ausdruck des Lebens, Braunschweiger Zeitung, 29 March
Raum füllende Skulptur will provozieren, Hannoversches Wochenblatt, 29 March
Vom Ritual des Sargtragens inspiriert, Mindener Tageblatt, 29 March
Zimmer, Klaus, Jeglicher Moralismus ist ihm zuwider, Dewezet, 31 March
Chapuis, Yvane, Avant-Propos, Thomas Hirschhorn - Musée Précaire
Albinet, Nouvelles de l'Icom, vol. 59, no. 1
Thomas Hirschhorn, The Procession, Stadkind, March
Eggers, Katja, Mission mit einfachen Mitteln, Schädelspalter, March
Shulman, Ken, Thomas Hirschhorn, ArtNews, March
Cervasio, Stella, Una bara con 250 orologi, l'arte scomoda di Hirschhorn, La Repubblica, 5 April
Trione, Vincenzo, Hirschhorn, un archeologo del presente, Il Mattino, 7 April
Baker, Kenneth, Artists reveal slivers of information in S.F. shows, San Francisco Chronicle, 8 April
Pepe, Anita, Hirschhorn, il dolore della guerra, Roma, 8 April
de Stefano, Stefano, Thomas Hirschhorn, una bara verde per protestare contro le ingiustizie, Corriere del Mezzogiorno, 11 April
Fischer, Jack, Discomforting Fun House, San Jose Mercury News, 16 April
Schmitz, Rudolf, Thomas Hirschhorn visuelle Protestmärsche, Monopol, April-May
Windlin, Sabine, Beim Staatsfeind no. 1, Das Magazin, no. 17, 29 April-5 May
Savini, Mario, Thomas Hirschhorn, Extrart, no. 26, May-June
Viola, Eugenio, Thomas Hirschhorn, Segno, no. 208, May-June
Elisabeth, Bruno, Thomas Hirschhorn: Musée Précaire Albinet, Critique d'Art, no. 27, Spring
Volk, Gregory, Shock of the News, Art in America, no. 6, June-July
Derouard, Hugues, Hirschhorn investit le Creux de l'Enfer, La Montagne, 6 July
Tarzan & Jane, Guerra, Thomas Hirschhorn e Martha Rosler, Domus, no. 894, July-August
van Huisseling, Mark, Der B-Movie, Die Weltwoche, no. 33, 17 August
Buchloh, Benjamin H. D., Entretien avec Thomas Hirschhorn, Le Journal des Laboratoires des Laboratoires, no. 6, September
von Viereck, Matthias, Spitzenalternative im untergrund, Zitty, 28 September
Klix, Bettina, Zufälling installiert, Erinnerungen an Ingeborg Bachmann, Junge Welt, October 18
Cohen, Lorette, A Sao Paulo, les artistes interrogent le social, Le Temps, October 24
Urmeneta, Juan Bosco Díaz, Inhóspita globalización, Diario de Sevilla, October 28
Cuisinier, Pascal, Concretion, Art 21, no. 9, Autumn
Cervasio, Stella, Trentadue all stars al Pan lavorano fianco a fianco , La Repubblica, December 13
Bonami, Francesco and Kersting, Rita, Best of 2006, Artforum, no. 4, December
Stech, Fabian, The Unhomely - Phantom Scenes in Global Society, Kunstforum, no. 183, December-February
Dronsfield, Jonathan Lahey, Kopflos I Hirschhorns Klassrum, Paletten, no. 4, #266

2005
Smith, Roberta, Hidden in Plain Sight: Unity, Cloaked in a Web of Camouflage, The New York Times, 7 October, pp. E35-E39
Buchloh, Benjamin H. D. An Interview with Thomas Hirschhorn, October 113, Summer, pp. 77-100
Bryson, Norman, Books, Frieze, Summer, pp. 110-115
Smith, Terry, Primacy, Convergence, Currency, Art Papers, May/June, p. 23
Egenhofer, Sebastian, Form und Produktion, Texte Zur Kunst, March, pp. 196-200
Lafuente, Pablo, Thomas Hirschhorn, Frieze, April, pp. 109-110
Rian, Jeff, Swiss Diss Artforum, February, p. 68
Desanges, Guillaume, Thomas Hirschhorn, Exit Express, March, pp. 6-7
Hirschhorn, Thomas, Shrine On, Sleek magazine, Issue 9, Winter
Hirschhorn, Thomas, Emergency Library, Old News, no. 2
Hirschhorn, Thomas, Utopia, Utopia=One World, One War, One Army, One Dress, Gagarin, no. 12
Kielmayer, Olivier, Le public blasé, Art Suisse
Riding, Alan, Swiss democracy: a critique and a uproar, International Herald Tribune, 4 January
Samoyault, Thiphaine, Souvenir bref du musée précaire Albinet, plus un commentaire, LeJournal des Laboratoires, no. 3, January
Fiat, Christophe, Un sujet flambant neuf - Andy Warhol, Le Journal des Laboratoires, no. 3, January
Haidu, Rachel, Les Utopies précaires de Thomas Hirschhorn, Le Journal des Laboratoires, no. 3, January
Couto, Rodrigo Carrizo, Un eposición en París provoca una tormenta política en Suisa, El País, 6 January
Sigg, Oswald, Wegen Brandgefahr verboten, Das Magazin, 22-28 January
Sennewald, Jens, Die Kunst als Antithese der Demokratie, Kunst Bulletin, January
De Saint-Do, Valérie, Hirschhorn met le feu