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

Pixel-Collage, Fotogalleriet, Oslo

Thomas Hirschhorn: DE-PIXELATION, Gladstone Gallery, New York

Behind Facelessness, Alfonso Artiaco Gallery, Naples, Italy

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)

2020

25 Years, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, England

2018

L’Ennemi de mon Ennemi,” Palais de Tokyo, Paris

2017

Starting Point (Coppel Collection), Sala De Arte Santander, Madrid, Spain

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

The Absent Museum, WIELS, Brussels

The Restless Earth, La Triennale di Milano, Milan, Italy

40 Years: Part 3 -- Political, Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

Las Utopías Modernas, Centre Pompidou Malaga, Malaga, Spain

Affect Me. Social Media Images in Art, KAI 10 | Arthena Foundation, Dusseldorf, Germany

Field Guide, Remai Modern, Saskatoon, Canada

New Literacy, 4th Ural Industrial Biennial, Ekaterinburg, Russia

FACETUNES, Bielefelder Kunstverein, Bielefeld, Germany 

Picture Industry, Hessel Museum of Art, Annandale-On-Hudson, New York

Kulturort Weiertal Biennial, Winterthur, Switzerland

Medusa, Musée d’art Moderne de La Ville de Paris, Paris, France

L’autre… De l’image à la réalité 2/3 : Face à l’autre, Maison Populaire, Montreuil, France                                                                          

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, France

De 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

2020

25 Years, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, England (catalogue)

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, ZachÄ™ta 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

 

Awards

2011

Kurt Schwitters Prize, Sprengel Museum, Hanover, Germany

2007  

Dutch Association Internationale des Critiques d'Art Award

2006 

Prix Aica pour Anschool, the best exhibition of the last three years in the Netherlands, awarded by Dutch Aica

2005  

Prize for the best œuvre, Art Awards 2005, awarded by Beaux-Arts Magazine

2004 

Joseph Beuys-Preis, awarded by Joseph Beuys-Stiftung, Basel, Switzerland

2003 

Rolandpreis für Kunst im öffentlichen Raum, awarded by Stiftung Bremer Bildhauerpreis, Bremen, Germany

2000  

Prix Marcel Duchamp, awarded by l’ADIAF, Paris, France

1999  

Preis für Junge Schweizer Kunst, awarded by Zürcher Kunstgesellschaft and Kunsthaus Zürich, Switzerland

 

Lectures

2015

Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany

Institut d'études politiques de Paris (Sciences-Po), Paris, France

Les Laboratoires d’Aubervilliers, Aubervilliers, France

University of Antwerpen, Antwerpen, Belguim

La Tallera, Cuernavaca, Mexico

Art Station Dubulti, Riga, Latvia

University of Chicago, Chicago, USA

Kunsthalle Bremen, Bremen, Germany

2014

Ecole des Beaux-Arts de Lyon, France

Royal College of Art, London, England

Public Art Oslo, Oslo, Norway

HES, Geneva, Switzerland

2013

Museum Tinguely, Basel, Switzerland

2008  

Doing Art Politically: What Does This Mean?, Royal Academy Schools, London, England   

2007

Ideas – Hard Work: Thomas Hirschhorn, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, Hayward Gallery, London, England

Tate Modern, London, England

Le Quai - Ecole supérieur d'art de Mulhouse, France

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin, Germany 

Arndt & Partner Gallery, Berlin, Germany

L'Ecole du Magasin, Grenoble, France

Städelschule, Frankfurt, Germany

2006  

L'art dans la cite, organised by Les Mardis des 93, APPEL 93

Café Le Relais, 61, rue Victor Hugo, Pantin, France  

University of Mannheim, Bronnbacher Stipendium

Walker Arts Center, Minneapolis, USA

Le Musée, lieu d’intégration culturelle?, Auditorium du Louvre, Paris, France

International conference on Spinoza, The Centre for Ideas, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne, Australia

The Showroom Gallery, London, England

Yale School of Art, New Haven, USA

Columbia University, New York, USA

2005  

Kunstraum, Innsbruck, Austria

Universite Rennes 2, Department Art Plastiques

Central Saint Martin’s College, University of the Arts, London, England

 

Videos

1999 

Integrated Videos, 15’ 

1996 

Remix Pizza

M2-Social, le jour, 18’’

Tränen-Video, 10’’

Merci-Bus, 18’’

Femme avec larmes rouges, 10’’

Artist’s Scarves, 18’’

Invisible-Man, 10’’

Flipper avec larmes bleues, 18’’

How Far is Switzerland?, 10’’

Virus-Ausstellung, 18’’

Brülure des expositions virtuelles, 10’’

Stand, 18’’

Couverture bleue, 10’’

Kunsthalle prekär, 18’’

Strategie-W.U.E. 10’’

Jonas avec fleurs, 18’’

Merci-Schleife, 10’’

Flipper avec larmes rouges, 18’’

PJ Harvey Video, 10’’

W.U.E.-World Understanding Engine, 18’’

Virus-Erklärung, 10’’

Merci-Bus II, 18’’

Marme-W.U.E. 10’’

Ruheraum mit Tränen, 18’’

Femme avec larmes bleues, 10’’

Guirlande de larmes, 18’’

Stand (Zeigefinger), 10’’

Tränentisch, 18’’

Braune Träne, 10’’

M2-Social, by night, 18’’

1995 

Vidéo compilation (clips)

Prince and Me, 5’

Lust for Live (Claudia), 5’10’’

Rotes Tuch (Desire I), 6’10’’

Antifaschistischeaktion (Desire II), 6’10’’

Nice To Meet You, 13’40’’

Stars in the Sky, 4’

Moonlight Lady (wiegenlied), 3’20’’

5-Bar Clips

Robert Walser video, 4’

Thank You, 8’20’’

La cuisine des mousquetaires, 1’30’’

For Nelson Mandela (Biko), 7’

I Will Win, 4’30’’

2 Tränen etc.

2 Tränen, 10’

Robert Walser Lektüre I, 4’

Robert Walser Lektüre II, 4’30’’

Otto FreundkichFan, 11’

Hallo-Schiff, 30’’

  

Video Documentaries

2005 

Thomas Hirschhorn, Utopia, Utopia=One World, One War, One Army, One Dress, Edition, ICA, Boston

Jours tranquilles au Musée Précaire Albinet, edition Artfilms

2000 

Deleuze-Monument, Thomas Hirschhorn, La Beauté, Avignon, edition Artfilms

1999 

Rencontre avec l’art contemporain, Thomas Hirschhorn, no. 1, avec la participation de Jean-Charles Masséra, édition Artfilms

 

Workshops

2007

Workshop organized by Arte de Conducta, Havana, Cuba

Le Quai-Ecole superier d’art de Mulhouse, France 

Sommerakademie, Zentrum Paul Klee, Bern, Switzerland

 

Public Collections

ArtPace, A Foundation for Contemporary Art, Texas, USA

The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, USA

Bard Museum, New York, USA

Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht, The Netherlands

Collection Albers-Honegger, Mouans-Sartoux, France

Caisse des dépôts et consignations, Mission Mécénat, Paris, France

La Caixa, Barcelona, Spain

Centro Galegon de Arte Contemporánea, The Arco Foundation Collection, Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Direction régionale des affaires culturelles de Provence-Alpes-Cote d’Azur, Aix-en- Provence, France

Fondation Lambert, Avignon, France

Fondazione Marino Golinelli, Bologna, Italy

Fonds d’Art Municipal Contemporain de la ville de Genève, Geneva, Switzerland

Fonds National d’Art Contemporain, Paris, France

Fonds Régional d’Art Contemporain, Aquitaine, Bordeaux, France

Fonds Régional d’Art Contemporain, Corse, Corte, France

Fonds Régional d’Art Contemporain, Lorraine, Metz, France 

Fonds Régional d’Art Contemporain, Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, Marseille, France

Hudson Vallery Center for Contemporary Art, New York, USA

Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston,

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