• Installation view, "The Sequence of Things", Camden Arts Centre, London, 2016/2017, photo: Mark Blower
  • Installation view, "The Sequence of Things", Camden Arts Centre, London, 2016/2017, photo: Mark Blower
  • Installation view, "The Sequence of Things", Camden Arts Centre, London, 2016/2017, photo: Mark Blower
  • Installation view, "The Sequence of Things", Camden Arts Centre, London, 2016/2017, photo: Mark Blower
  • Installation view, "Nothing Should Exist", Kunstmuseum Winterthur, Winterthur, 2016, © 2016 Reto Kaufmann
  • Installation view, "Nothing Should Exist", Kunstmuseum Winterthur, Winterthur, 2016, © 2016 Reto Kaufmann
  • Matt Mullican, "Untitled (Subjective Cosmology)", 2016, Oil stick rubbing and gouache on canvas, 150 x 300 cm / 59.1 x 118.1 inches
  • Matt Mullican, "Untitled (Subjective Cosmology)", 2016, Oil stick rubbing and gouache on canvas, 150 x 300 cm / 59.1 x 118.1 inches
  • Matt Mulican, "Subject over Element", 2015, Oil stick rubbing and gouache on canvas,
    200 x 200 cm / 78.7 x 78.7 inches
  • Installation view, "Books Representing Books", Kunsthalle Mainz, Germany, 2014/2015
  • Installation view, "Books Representing Books", Kunsthalle Mainz, Germany, 2014/2015
  • Installation view, "Take It or Leave It: Institution, Image, Ideology", Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, 2014
  • Matt Mulican, "Untitled (Bath, Water, Soap Color/ B/W)", 2013, Oilstick, acrylic on canvas, rubbing,
    50 x 60 cm / 19 5/8 x 23 5/8 in
  • Installation view, "That world/Ese mundo", Museo Tamayo, Mexico, 2013
  • Installation view, "That world/Ese mundo", Museo Tamayo, Mexico, 2013
  • Installation view, "The Encyclopedic Palace", 55th Venice Biennale
, 2013
  • Installation view, "The Encyclopedic Palace", 55th Venice Biennale, 2013
  • Matt Mulican, "Untitled (Geology 2)", 2012, Oil, acrylic on canvas, rubbing, 122 x 122 cm / 48 x 48 in
  • Matt Mulican, "Untitled (Face Cutaway Speach)", 2012, Oil, acrylic on canvas, rubbing, 122 x 122 cm / 48 x 48 in
  • Matt Mulican, "Untitled (Elements)", 2012, Oil stick, acrylic on canvas, rubbing, 122 x 122 cm / 48 x 48 in

  • Matt Mulican, "Untitled (diderot, Symbols, diptych)", 2012, Frottage on canvas, 335.3 x 121.9 cm / 132 x 48 in
  • Matt Mulican, "Untitled (diderot, Hauteur, Largeur Et Lente Des Écritures, diptych)", 2012, Frottage on canvas, 335.3 x 121.9 cm / 132 x 48 in


  • Installation view, "Vom Ordnen der Welt", Haus der Kunst, München, 2011
  • Matt Mulican, "Untitled (Squared colored chart 4)", 2011, Oil, acrylic on canvas, rubbing, 122 x 122 cm / 48 x 48 in

  • Matt Mulican, "Untitled (Squared colored chart 1)", 2011, Oil, acrylic on canvas, rubbing, 122 x 122 cm / 48 x 48 in
  • Installation view, "12 by 2", Institut d'art contemporain 
Villeurbanne / Rhône-Alpes, France, 2010
  • Installation view, "12 by 2", Institut d'art contemporain 
Villeurbanne / Rhône-Alpes, France, 2010
  • Matt Mulican, "Untitled (city charts)", 2010, Oil on canvas, 122 x 122 cm / 48 x 48 in
  • Matt Mulican, "Untitled (Bulletin Board; Combination of the Two)", 2008, Bulletin board, with drawings,
    all A4 format, Bulletin board: 245 x 120 x 7 cm / 96 29⁄64 x 47 1⁄4 x 2 3⁄4 in
  • Installation view, "model architecture", Lentos Kunstmuseum Linz, 2006
  • Installation view, Museum Ludwig, Cologne, 2005
  • Matt Mulican, "Untitled (Positive Banner)", 1990, Vinyl, 335 x 335.5 cm / 131 57⁄64 x 132 3⁄32 in
  • Matt Mulican, "Untitled", 1982, Gouache on paper, 4 parts, size of each paper 125 x 125 cm
  • Matt Mulican, "Untitled (Set of 4 Signs)", 1980, Gouache on foam core, 4 parts,
    each 61.8 x 61.8 cm / 24 3/8 x 24 3/8 in
  • Matt Mulican, "Untitled (One Living One Dead/Covering Eyes)", 1979, Ink on paper,
    29,5 x 20,5 cm / 11 39/64 x 8 5/64 in
  • Matt Mulican, "Untitled (Details from Fictional Reality: Object That Could Hurt Me)", 1974-75, Ink on paper, 57.2 x 72.4 cm / 22 1/2 x 28 1/2 in
  • Matt Mulican, "Untitled (Fictional Reality, Framed Reality: man standing 150 Yd's away..)", 1974-76,
    radiograph on paper, 57.2 x 72.4 cm / 22 1/2 x 28 1/2 in
  • Matt Mulican, "Bringing the Light into a Windowless Room and Burning a Leaf", 1972, 10 silver gelatine prints / baryte paper / modern prints 2014, each 21,2 x 31,4 cm / 8 11/32 x 12 23/64 in

MATT MULLICAN

 

Born in 1951, Santa Monica, CA

 

EDUCATION

 

1974

BFA – California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA

 

Lives and works in New York, NY and Berlin, Germany

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2016

Pantograph, Peter Freeman, Inc., New York, NY

The Sequence of Things, Camden Arts Centre, London, GB

Nothing Should Exist, Kunstmuseum Wintherthur, Wintherthur, Switzerland; Kunsthalle Vogelmann, Heilbronn, Germany

Between, Capitain Petzel, Berlin, Germany

Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

 

2015

The Meaning of Things, ProjekteSD, Barcelona, Spain

Galerie Micheline Szwajcer, Antwerpen, Belgium

Drucke und Zeichnungen, Grafische Sammlung, ETH Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland

 

2014

Third Person / Second Person, Praxes, Berlin, Germany

Books Representing Books, Kunsthalle Mainz, Mainz, Germany

Matt Mullican. That World/Ese mundo, Museo Tamayo, Mexico City, Mexico

Drucke und Zeichnungen, Edition Cestio, Graphische Sammlung, ETH Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland

Johann Widauer, Innsbruck, Austria

 

2013

Stone Video Rubbing Wire, Massimo de Carlo, Milano, Italy

Galerie Nelson Freeman, Paris, France

The Meaning of Things, Spazio Culturale Antonio Ratti, Como, Italy

5 Worlds 12 Benches, KÖR, Kunstplatz Graben, Vienna, Austria

That world/Ese mundo. Museo Tamayo, Mexico City, Mexico

A single line, Cristina Guerra, Lisbon, Portugal

 

2012

Who feels the most pain in the five worlds, Mai 36 Galerie, Zürich, Switzerland

Two into One becomes Three, Klosterfelde, Berlin, Germany

Editions 1986-2012, Helga Maria Klosterfelde Edition, Berlin, Germany

Recent Works, Galerie Micheline Szwajcer, Antwerpen, Belgium

 

2011

Behind That Person, Tracy Williams, New York, NY

ProjecteSD, Barcelona, Spain

Vom Ordnen der Welt, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany

Singapore Biennale, Singapore

 

2010

Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht, The Netherlands

12 by 2, Institut díart contemporain, Villeurbanne, France

De Appel Arts Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Matt Mullican, curated by Michael Solway, Kunsthalle LA, Los Angeles

 

2009

STUK Kunstencentrum vzw, Leuven, Belgium

Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Lisbon, Portugal

Cosmology, Mai 36 Galerie, Zürich, Switzerland

Galerie Johann Widauer, Innsbruck, Austria

Galerie Nelson-Freeman, Paris, France

 

2008

A Drawing Translates the Way of Thinking, The Drawing Center, New York, NY

Shooting Inside, Johanniterkirche Feldkirch, Liechtenstein

Combination of the Two, Karsten Schubert, London, UK

Subject Driven, Galerie Helga Maria Klosterfelde, Hamburg, Germany

Galerie Micheline Szwajcer, Antwerpen, Belgium

zur künstlerischen Intervention im Athletik Zentrum St. Gallen Notating Cosmology, ProjecteSD, Barcelona, Spain

 

2007

Galerie Kargl, Vienna, Austria

 

2006

Editionen, Helga Maria Klosterfelde, Hamburg, Germany

talking the talk walking the walk, Mai 36 Galerie, Zürich, Switzerland

Works from the 70’s and 80’s, Tracy Williams, New York, NY

Direct Cast – Neue Skulpturen, Galerie Daniel Blau, Munich, Germany

Room Number 4, Christina Guerra, Lisbon, Portugal

model architecture, Lentos Kunstmuseum, Linz, Austria

Five Suitcases of Love, Truth, Work and Beauty, Christine Burgin Gallery, New York, NY

 

2005

Mullican World, Le Frac Picardie, Amiens, France

Two Rooms Learning from that Person’s Work, Galerie Klosterfelde, Berlin, Germany

Love, Work, Truth and Beauty, Galerie Nelson, Paris, France

model architecture, Lentos Kunstmuseum, Linz, Austria

ismaniger Museum (Kallmann Museum), Munich, Germany

 

2004

Mai 36 Galerie, Zürich, Switzerland

De Singel, Internationaal Kunstcentrum, Antwerpen, Belgium

Nothing Shoud Exist, Tracy Williams, Ltd, New York, NY

 

2003

Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Lisbon, Portugal

 

2002

Johann Widauer, Innsbruck, Austria

Mai 36 Galerie, Zürich, Switzerland

 

2001

More Details from an Imaginary Universe, Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, St. Gallen und Museum Haus Lange und Kaiser Wilhelm Museum, Krefeld und Museu de Arte Contemporânea de Serralves, Porto Portugal

More Details from an Imaginary Universe und Five Worlds: Banners and Flags, Museion, Bozen

Psycho-Set, Galerie Klosterfelde, Berlin, Germany

Galleria Massimo de Carlo, Mailand, Italy

Galerie Nelson, Paris, France

Symposium mit Videos und Ausstellung in der Kunsthalle Basel, Switzerland

 

2000

Galerie Kargl, Vienna, Austria

Galerie Brigitte Trotha, Frankfurt (Main), Germany

Bulletin Boards, Murray Guy, New York, NY

LACE, Los Angeles, CA

Physical Experiments, Galerie Daniel Blau, Munich, Germany

The Table of Elements, Mai 36 Galerie, Zürich, Switzerland

The City / Five Categories, Brooke Alexander Gallery, New York, NY

Mullican Frame, More Details from an Imaginary Universe, Museu de Arte Contemporânea de Serralves, Porto, The Museum of Modern Art Oxford, Fundació Antoni Tàpies, Barcelona, Spain

 

1999

Details from an imaginary universe, Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Munich, Germany

Forum for Contemporary Art, St. Louis, MO

 

1998

Stedeljik Museum Schiedam, The Netherlands

Mai 36 Galerie, Zürich, Switzerland

Marian Goodman Gallery, Paris, France

New Edinburgh Encyclopedia: the paintings 1991/1997, Brooke Alexander Gallery, New York, NY

 

1997

Kunstverein Arnsberg, Arnsberg Daniel Blau, Munich, Germany

Helga Maria Klosterfelde, Hamburg, Germany

Massimo de Carlo, Milan, Italy

Bard Collge, Center for Curatorial Studies, Annandale-on Hudson, New York, NY

Stedelijk van Abbemuseum (mit Lawrence Weiner), Eindhoven, The Netherlands

 

1996

Janice Guy, New York, NY

Centre for Contemporary Art, Ujazdowski Castle, Warszaw, Poland

Matt Mullican/Philippe Thomas, Museum Friedericianum, Kassel, Germany

 

1995

Mai 36 Galerie, Zürich, Switzerland

Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin, Germany

IVAM, Centro Julio Gonzalez, Valencia, Spain

Daniel Blau, Munich, Germany

Synaxis (mit Per Kirkeby), Domaine de Kerguehennec, Bignan, France

 

1994

Kunstverein in Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany

Wiener Secession, Vienna, Austria

 

1993

Kunstmuseum Luzern Massimo de Carlo, Milan, Italy

Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati, OH (Multiples)

 

1992

Architektur Forum, Zürich, Switzerland

Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Texas Gallery, Houston, TX

Fondation pour l’architecture, Brussels, Belgium

Galerie Ghislaine Hussenot, Paris, France

Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA

Contemporary Art Museum, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL

Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, NY

Galerie Metropol, Vienna, Austria

 

1991

Galerie Fahnemann, Berlin, Germany

Mullican/Weiner: In the Crack of the Dawn, Mai 36 Galerie, Luzern, Switzerland

Kunststichting De Appel, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Rijksmuseum Kroeller-Mueller, Otterlo, The Netherlands

Brooke Alexander Gallery, New York, NY

Weatherspoon Art Gallery, Greensboro, NC

 

1990

École régionale supérieure d’expression plastique, Tourcoing The M.I.T. Project, List Art Center, M.I.T., Boston, MA

Galeria Atlantica, Porto, Portugal

Le Magasin, Centre d’art contemporain, Grenoble, France

Portikus, Frankfurt (Main), Germany

 

1989

Mario Diacono Gallery, Boston

Galerie Albert Baronian, Brussels, Belgium

Galerie Bruges La Morte, Bruges, France

Oregon Art Institute, Portland, OR

Western Gallery, Western Washington State University, Bellingham, WA

Projects: Matt Mullican, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

Galerie Ghislaine Hussenot, Paris, France

Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Fuller/Gross Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Works: Matt Mullican, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC

 

1988

Lawrence Oliver Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Untitled, 1986-87, Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Canada (travelled to: Manufrance, St. University Gallery, San Diego, TX)

Bath International Festival, Artside Gallery, Bath, UK

Photographs and Posters, Riverside Studios, London, UK

Mai 36 Galerie, Luzern, Switzerland

Michael Klein Inc., New York, NY

 

1987

Kuhlenschmidt / Simon Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Concentrations 15: Matt Mullican, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX

Fuller Goldeen Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Matt Mullican: Banners, Monuments and the City, Goldie Paley Gallery, Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, PA

Michael Klein Inc, New York, NY

1986 The Clocktower, New York, NY

Michael Klein Inc, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

The Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY

 

1985

Galerie Tanja Grunert, Cologne, Germany

Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

McIntosh/Drysdale Gallery, Washington

 

1984

Galerie Schellman & Klüser, Munich, Germany

The Queens Museum, Queens, NY

Centre d’art contemporain, Geneva, Switzerland

Mary Boone/Michael Werner Gallery, New York, NY

 

1983

Texas Gallery, Houston, TX

Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA

 

1982

Mary Boone Gallery, New York Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, France

Luigi di Ambrogi, Milan, Italy

Institut Franco-Americain, Rennes, France

 

1981

Galerie Tanja Grunert, Stuttgart, Germany

Galleria Saman, Genua, Italy

 

1980

Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY

 

1979

Foundation for Art Resources, Los Angeles, CA

The Kitchen, New York, NY

 

1978

Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

The Kitchen, New York, NY

 

1976

Artists Space, New York, NY

 

1973

Project Inc., Boston, MA

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2016

Ich ist eine Ego-Maschine, Eres Stitung, Munich, Germany

Walk The Line: Drawing Through in Contemporary Art, Galeria Bernal Espacio, Madrid, Spain

 

2015

Speech Acts, UTS Gallery, Sydney, Australia

Painting 2.0: Expression in the Information Age, Museum Brandhorst, Munich, Germany

COLLECTING LINES – Drawings from the Ringier Collection, Villa Flora, Winterthur, Switzerland

THE GREAT MOTHER, Fondazione Trussardi, Milan, Italy (curated by Massimiliano Gioni)

My Lonely Days Are Gone / Part 2, Arratia Beer, Berlin, Germany

Mainzer Ansichten, Kunsthalle Mainz, Mainz, Germany

The Registry of Promise: The Promise of Literature, Soothsaying and Speaking in Tongues, De Vleeshal, Middelburg, The Netherlands

The Bottom Line, SMAK, Gent, Belgium

The Noing Uv It, Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen, Norway

 

2014

Bringing Light into a Windowless Room (with Diango Hernández), Capitain Petzel, Berlin, Germany

Large Paintings from 1982-1987, Brooke Alexander Gallery, New York, NY

Take it or leave it: Institution, Image, Ideology, The Hammer Museum at UCLA, USA

 

2013

la ville dessine, Galerie nationale de la Tapisserie, Beauvais, France

Wall Works, Hamburger Bahnhof – Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin, Germany

It Is Only A State Of Mind, Heidelberger Kunstverein, Heidelberg, Germany

Die Sammlung #4, 21er Haus, Vienna, Austria

L’Expérience Pommery #11: les 30 ans du frac champagne-ardenne, Domaine Pommery, Reims, France

Elements, Rudiments and Principles, Boston University Art Gallery – BUAG, Boston, MA

Mìnima resistencia, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofìa, Madrid, Spain

Curiosity: Art And The Pleasures Of Knowing, Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery, Norwich, UK

The Mediterranean Experience: The Mediterranean as a spatial paradigm for the circulation of ideas and meaning, MMCA Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki, Greece

Painting Forever! Keilrahmen, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany

Holes in the Walls Early Works 1948-2013, Fri Art – Centre d’Art Contemporain, Fribourg, Germany

Nenn mich nicht Stadt!, Künstlerische Positionen zur Urbanität heute, Kunstmuseum St.Gallen, St. Gallen, Switzerland

La persistencia de la geometrìa, Museo Universitario de Arte Contemporàneo – MUAC, Mexico City, Mexico

Kaboom! Comic in der Kunst, Weserburg | Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen, Germany

Push pins in elastic space, Peter Freeman, Inc. Paris, Paris, France

Sobre Papel / On Paper, Centro de Artes Visuales Helga de Alvear, Cáceres, Spain

55th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy

Curiosity: Art and the Pleasure of Knowing, Turner Contemporary, Margate, UK

Visionen – Atmosphären der Veränderung, Marta Herford, Herford, UK

The Temptation of the Diagram, Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, NY

Less Like An Object More Like The Weather, Hessel Museum of Art & Center for Curatorial Studies Galleries at Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY

Yes Naturally, Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, Den Haag, The Netherlands

It is only a state of mind, Neue Gesellschaft für Bildende Kunst (NGBK), Berlin, Germany

The Architectural Ellipsis, Centro Cultural Universitario Tlatelolco, Mexico City, Mexico

Evropska grafika, Galerie Litera, Prag, Czech Republic

Ersatz Affiches, Tracy Williams, Ltd, New York, NY

 

2012

Von Zeichen und Körpern, Georg Kargl Fine Arts, Vienna, Austria (curated by Thomas Locher)

Ein Wunsch bleibt immer übrig. Kasper König zieht Bilanz, Ludwig Museum, Cologne, Germany

Sammlung zeitgenössischer Kunst des Belvedere, 21er Haus, Vienna, Austria

Print/Out, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

This Will Have Been: Art, Love & Politics in the 1980s, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL

The Poster Show, Galerie Carlier – Gebauer, Berlin, Germany

 

2011

Berlinaire Exhibition, Berlin, Germany

Singapore Biennale, Singapore

California Uberalles, MOCA, Los Angeles, CA

Measuring the World, Museum Joanneum, Graz, Austria

curated by Michael Solway, Kunsthalle LA, Los Angeles, CA

Berlinaire, Vooruit, Ghent, Belgium

 

2010

Optical Shift, B-05, Kunst- und Kulturzentrum Montabaur, Montabaur

Cristina Guerra, Lisbon, Portugal

Museu Coleção Berardo, Lisbon, Portugal

De Apel Arts Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Exquisite Corpse Project, Prestigious NY Gallery, New York, NY (curated by David Salle)

Vilma Gold Gallery, London, UK

Map the 21st Century, Serpentine Gallery, London, UK (curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist)

For the blind man in the dark room looking for the black cat that isn’t there, ICA,

London / MOCAD, Detroit / de Appel, Amsterdam / Culturgest, Lisbon, Portugal

FischGrätenMelkStand, Temporäre Kunsthalle Berlin, Germany

Fine Line, Georg Kargl Box, Georg Kargl Fine Arts, Vienna, Austria

The Inhabitants, Vilma Gold, London, UK

Shudder, The Drawing Room, Tannery Arts Brunswick Wharf, London, UK

 

2009

Planet of Signs (Conrete Erudition 1), Frac, Ile-de-France

CITY AS A MAP (OF IDEAS), Gesellschaft für Aktuelle Kunst, Bremen, Germany

For the blind man in the dark room looking for the black cat that isnít there, Contemporary Art Museum, St. Louis, MO

11th Swiss Sculpture Exhibition, Biel, Switzerland

Vraoum!, Masion Rouge, Paris, France

Mystery Stories, Alexander and Bonin, New York, NY

 

2008

Indirect Object, Mitchell-Innes & Nash, New York, NY

28th SãoPaulo Biennal, Brazil

Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door, Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Liechtenstein

ProjecteSD, Barcelona, Spain

PONG, Tracy Williams in collaboration with Marian Goodman Gallery, New York, NY

The 2008 Biennial, March 6 – June 1, The Whitney Museum, New York, NY

 

2007

Georg Kargl Fine Arts, Vienna, Austria

Auszeit – Kunst und Nachhaltigkeit, Kunstmuseum Lichtenstein, Vaduz, Lichtenstein

A Theater Without Theater, Museu díArt Contemporani, Barcelona, Spain

Vertigo, MAMbo, Bologna, Italy

The Secret Theory of Drawing, curated by Caoimhin Mac Giolla Leith, Model Arts and Niland Gallery, Sligo, Ireland

Cosmologies, James Cohan Gallery, New York, NY

HELLO GOODBYE THANK YOU, castillo/corrales, Paris, France

 

2006

Anos 80: Uma Topologia / The 80s: a Topology, Museu Serralves, Porto, Portugal

Piktogramme – die Einsamkeit der Zeichen, Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany

The secret theory of drawing, The Drawing Room, London, UK

Untitled (Pavillon), Art | 37 | Basel | Art Unlimited, Mai 36 Galerie, Zürich, Switzerland

Magasin Réouverture, Centre National d’Art Contemporain, Grenoble, France

ProjecteSD, Breaking up is hard to do, DFOTO, Barcelona, Spain

Galerie Mezzanin, Vienna, Austria

 

2005

Wolkenbilder, Aargauer Kunsthaus, Switzerland

 

2004

Global World/Private Universe, Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, Switzerland

Herzog & De Meuron + Matt Mullican u.a., Stampa, Basel, Switzerland

Traces Everywhere, Tracy Williams, Ltd., New York, NY

 

2003

Paradise/Paradox, Castle Gallery, College of New Rochelle, New Rochelle, NY

Christine Burgin Gallery, New York, NY

Re-Produktion 2, Georg Kargl, Vienna, Austria

Mapping a City: Hamburg-Kartierung, Kunstverein in Hamburg, Germany

 

2002

Manifeste, oder: Ergriffenheit – was ist das? Fröhe Standards seit 1960, Galerie Daniel Blau, Munich, Germany

Iets Wat Zoveel Kost, Is Alles Waard. 10 Nederlandse privé-collecties, De Beyerd, Breda, The Netherlands

Der Larsen Effekt. Prozesshafte Resonanzen in der Zeitgenössischen Kunst, Casino Luxembourg Forum, Luxembourg

Transformer, Porin Taidemuseo, Pori, Sweden

 

2001

Der Larsen Effekt. Prozesshafte Resonanzen in der zeitgenössischen Kunst, Centrum für Gegenwartskunst Oberösterreich, Linz, Austria

Project Ansitz Löwengang, Magrè, Italy

Digital Printmaking Now, Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York, NY

Matt Mullican Uri Tzaig, Galerie Heimer und Partner, Berlin, Germany

 

2000

Projects, Galerie Massimo de Carlo, Milan, Italy

ORBIS TERRARUM, Ways of Worldmaking, Museum Plantin- Moretus and Surroundings, Antwerpen

Editions and Multiples 1990 – 2000, Helga Maria Klosterfelde, Hamburg, Germany

 

1999

LABORATORIUM, Antwerpen, The Netherlands

GET TOGETHER – Kunst als Teamwork, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria

Stimuli, Witte de With, Center for contemporary art, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Video Virtuale Foto Fictionale, Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany

Wallworks Edition Schellmann, New York, NY

 

1998

Fast Forward, Kunstverein in Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany

Parallel Worlds, Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem, NC

The Edge of Awareness, Geneva, New York, Sao Paolo, New Dehli

Art Transpennine, Tate Liverpool, UK

Art of the world, zum 50. Jubiläum der World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

Skulpturen und neue Medien, Galerie Werkstatt, Reinach (Basel), Switzerland

Altered states, Festival Werft, Utrecht, The Netherlands

The Edge of Awareness, United Nations Visitor’s Lobby New York und P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, New York, NY

 

1997

Lost in Space, Kunstmuseum Luzern, Switzerland

Urban Space Part 3, deSingel, Antwerpen, Belgium

Miniaturen, Deichtorhallen, Hamburg, Germany

Heaven, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, New York

documenta X, Kassel, Germany

ICONS: Magnets of Meaning, SF MOMA, San Francisco, CA

50 Positionen, Kunsthaus Bregrenz, Bregenz, Austria

 

1996

Framing The World, Kunsthalle St. Gallen, St. Gallen, Switzerland

1986-Heute, Werkstatt Kollerschlag, Kollerschlag, Austria

How the Chicken crossed the Road, Mai 36 Galerie, Zürich, Switzerland

New York City, Dessins du Fonds régional d’art contemporain de Picardie, Musée national de la Coopération franco-amèricaine Château de Blérancourt, Blérancourt

Collections du Castello di Rivoli, Nouveau Musée, Villeurbanne

M. Mullican under Hypnosis, Alexander Brook Gallery, New York, NY

 

1995

Junge Kunst in Bremer Privatbesitz, Gesellschaft für Akteulle Kunst E.V., Bremen, Germany

 

1994

Landscape in American Art Today, Denver Art Museum, Denver and Colombus Art Museum, Colombus, OH

Rosebud; Jenny Holzer, Matt Mullican, Lawrence Weiner, Kunstbau im Lehnbachhaus, Munich, Germany

 

1993

Like Nothing Else in Tennessee, Serpentine Gallery, London, UK

Overlay, Louver Gallery, New York, NY

Works on Paper, Brooke Alexander Gallery, New York, NY

American Art Today: Surface Tension, The Art Museum, Florida International University, Miami, FL

15th Anniversary Exhibition, Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, IL

The Power of the City, The City of Power, Whitney Museum of American Art, Downtown at Federal Reserve Plaza, New York, NY

Summer Stock, Gerald Peters Gallery, Dallas, TX

Excess in the Techno Mediacratic-Society, Musée Sarret de Gronzon, Arbois, France

transForm-BildObjektSkulptur im 20. Jahrhundert, Kunstmuseum Basel und Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, Switzerland

documenta 9, Kassel, Germany

 

1992

Circa 1980, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, NY

Instructions & Diagrams, Victoria Miro Gallery, London, UK

 

1991

Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Dark Decor, ICI travelling exhibition Concept On Paper, Galerie XPO, Hamburg, Germany

Geometric Considerations, Capital Cities/ABC, New York, NY

Anninovanta, Galleria Comunale d’Arte Moderne, Bologna, Italy

The Library, Josh Baer Gallery, New York, NY

Selected Works, Galerie Bernd Klöser, München; Werkstatt Kollerschlag, Kollerschlag

Recent Acquisitions, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC

Gran Pavese, Sytserma Galleries, Baarn, The Netherlands

Selections from the Norton Family Collection at RAND, RAND, Santa Monica, CA

Aussenraum Innenstadt, Sprengel Museum, Hannover, Germany

Les Arts Etonnants, Le Fresnoy, Tourcoing, France

Zero Gravity, Henry Ford III Gallery, Citibank, Long Island City, NY

Un Art des Machines?, Espace Diderot, Rese, France

From the Train, Michael Klein Inc., New York, NY

 

1990

A New Necessity, The First Tyneside International Festival Newcastle

About Round, Round About, Anders Tornberg Gallery, Lund, Sweden

Works on Paper, The Harcus Gallery, Boston, MA

Exchange of Information, New York Telephone Building, New York, NY

Words As Image. American Art 1960-1990, Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI

Selected Prints and Multiples, Mai 36 Galerie, Luzern, Switzerland

Werkstatt Kollerschlag, Kollerschlag, Germany

Kunstborden, The Hague, The Netherlands

Le Cabinet d’Amateur d’Art, Galerie Eric Franck, Geneva, Switzerland

Ponton Temse ’90, Temse, Belgium

All Quiet On The Western Front, Galerie Antoine Candeau, Paris, France

Le Diaphane, L’École régionale supérieure d’expression plastique, Tourcoing, France

Plastique; MusÈe des Beaux Arts, Tourcoign Le Cargo, Grenoble, France

Preview, Michael Klein Inc, New York, NY

1989 Altered States, The Harcus Gallery, Boston, MA

New York Artists, Linda Farris Gallery, Seattle, WA

Words and Image-Seven Corporate Commissions, The Cleveland Center for Contemporay Art, Cleveland, OH

Conspicuous Display, Stedman Art Gallery, Rutgers State University of New Jersey, Camden

Messages, Didactic Gallery, Plano, TX

A Forest of Signs, The Temporary Contemporary, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA

 

1989

Biennial Exhibition, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY

Art of the Eighties – from the Collection of Chemical Bank, Montclair Art Museum, Montclair

Hommage A La Declaration Universelle Des Droits De L’Homme, Centre D’Art Contemporain, Geneva, Switzerland

Mullican + Mullican, Johnson Gallery, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

Public Domain, Kent Fine Art, New York, NY

Selected Works from the Frederick R. Weisman Foundation, Frederick S. Wight Art Gallery, UCLA;

Joslyn Museum of Art, Omaha, Neuberger Museum, SUNY, Purchase, Akron Art Museum, Akron

32 Portraits Photography in Art, Kunst Rai’89, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Remembering The Future, The New York World’s Fairs from 1939 to 1964, The Queens Museum, New York, NY

The Silent Baroque, Galerie Thaddeus Ropac, Salzburg, Germany

Image World: Art and Media Culture, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY

Projects & Portfolio, The 25th National Print Exhibition, The Brooklyn Museum, New York, NY

Scultura da Camera, Castello Svevo, Bari, Italy

Drawings, Daniel Newburg Gallery, New York, NY

Troy Brauntuch, Matt Mullican, James Welling, Kent Fine Art, New York, NY

Drawing, Joe Fawbush Gallery, New York, NY

Benefit For The Wooster Group, Brooke Alexander Editions, New York, NY

 

1988

Group Exhibition, Galerie De Lege Ruimte, Bruges, France

Works on Paper, Curt Marcus Gallery, New York, NY

Sculptures de Chambre, Centre d’Art Contemporain, Geneva Lawrence Oliver Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Life Like, Lorence Monk Gallery, New York, NY

Mages et Images, Cimaise et Portique, Centre Culturel de l’Albigeois, Albi, France Villa Arson, Nice, France

Desire Paths, Schulman Sculpture Garden, White Plains, NY

Betekenis, Printinghouse Mart, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Matt Mullican, Annette Lemieux, Ericson/Ziegler, Fuller Gross Gallery, San Francisco, CA

The New Urban Landscape, World Financial Center, New York, NY

The Inside and The Outside, Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, IL

 

1987

On Paper, Curt Marcus Gallery, New York, NY

Monsters: The Phenomenon of Dispassion, Barbara Toll Fine Art, New York, NY

Avant Garde in the Eighties, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA

Wrinkled, Burnett Miller Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Schema, Baskerville and Watson Gallery, New York, NY

L’Epoque, La Mode, La Morale, La Passion, Centre George Pompidou, Paris, France

CalArts: Skeptical Belief(s), The Renaissance Society, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL (travelled to Newport Harbor Art Museum, Newport Harbor

Real Pictures, Wolff Gallery, New York, NY

Topology, Asher/Faure Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Systems, Krugier/Landau Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA

Skulptur Projekte in Münster 1987, Münster, Germany

Wall Works, Cornerhouse, Manchester, UK

New Works, Kuhlenschmidt/Simon Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Works on Paper, Galerie Bernd Kl¸ser, Munich, Germany

Signes des Temps, Galerie Ghislaine Hussenot, Paris, France

New Acquisitions, Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

Works on Paper, Texas Gallery, Houston, OH

A Different Corner, Definition and Redefinition, Painting in America, First Bienal Internacional de Pintora, Museo Del Arte Moderna, Cuerva, Ecuador

 

1986

303 Gallery, New York, NY

Lawrence Oliver Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Baskerville and Watson, New York, NY

Sacred Images in Secular Art, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York

Sculptura Da Camera, Galleria Marilena Bonomo, Bari, Italy

Luhring, Augustine and Hodes, New York, NY

A Couer du Maelstrom, Palais des Beaux Arts, Brussels, Belgium

Art and Its Double: A New York Perspective, Centro Cultural de la Fundacio Caixa de Pensiones, Barcelona; travelled to: Sala de Exposiciones de la Fundacion Caja de Pensiones, Madrid, Spain

Traps-Elements of Psychic Seduction, Carlo Lamagna Gallery, New York, NY

The Spiritual in Art: Abstract Painting 1890-1985, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA

Individuals: A Selected History of California Artists, 1945-1985, The Temporary- Contemporary, MOCA, Los Angeles, CA

Geometria Nova: Helmut Federle, John M. Armleder, Matt Mullican, Gerwald Rockenschaub, Kunstverein M¸nchen, Munich, Germany

Emerging Artists, Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH

Mary Carlson, James Casebere, Fortuyn/O’Brian, Matt Mullican, Michael Klein Inc, New York

 

1985

Burnett Miller Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Doppelgänger, Aorta, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Signs, The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York

Promenades, Parc Lullin, Genf, Switzerland

Rounding Up The Usual Suspects, Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, GA

Past/Future Perfect, Hallwalls, Buffalo, NY

Made in India, Museum of Modern Art New York, New York, NY

Drawings, Knight Gallery/Spirit Square Arts Centre, Charlotte

 

1984

Notizie di Lavoro d’Artista, Genua Totem, Bonnier Gallery, New York, NY

Modern Expressionists: From Pollock to Today, Sidney Janis Gallery, New York, NY

Baskerville and Watson Gallery, New York, NY

Tenth Anniversary Invitational, Artists Space, New York, NY

Drawing Exhibition, North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC

Idea, Galerie Tanja Grunert, Stuttgart, Germany

Koplan Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Drawings, Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY

Zeichen, Fluten, Signale, Neukonstruktiv und Parallel, Galerie nächst St. Stephan, Vienna, Austria

 

1983 Eine International Samlung, Stiftelsen Kalsvik, Stockholm, Sweden

Back to the U.S.A., Kunstmuseum Luzern; Rheinisches Landesmuseum, Bonn; Württembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart

Intoxication, Monique Knowlton Gallery, New York, NY

Modern Objects, Barbara Toll Fine Art, New York, NY

 

1982

Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY

Return to Artists Space, Artists Space, New York, NY

Documenta 7, Kassel

Sweet Art, Ronald Feldman Gallery, New York, NY

 

1981

The Kitchen, New York, NY

Idola: Inespressionismo Americano, Museo di San Agostino, Genoa, Italy

Exhibition, School of Art and Design, CalArts, Valencia CA

1980 Horror Pleni-Give Me Time To Look: Pictures in New York Today, Padiglione d’Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy

 

1979

Masters of Love, 80 Langton Street, San Francisco

 

1977

Hallwalls, Buffalo, NY

 

1974

 

Indian Summer, Project Inc., Boston, MA

 

LECTURES AND PERFORMANCES

 

2012

Uncovering that Person, Louvre (Fiac), Paris, France

 

2009

Matt Mullican, Culturgest, Lisboa, Portugal

 

2008

Whitney Biennal, Armory, New York, NY

 

2007

The Power Plant, Toronto, ON

Hypnosis Performance, UBS Opening: Saturday Live, Matt Mullican under Hypnosis, London, UK

matt mullican under hypnosis, Tate Museum, London, UK

Performance, Galeria 1, Timișoara, Romania

 

2006

Model Behavior, Lentos Kunstmuseum, Linz, Austria

Matt Mullican, Trance/ Performance, Geneve, Switzerland

 

2003

Centre Pour líImage Contemporaine, Geneve, Switzerland

Hypnosis Performance, Kunsthalle Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

 

2002

Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY

 

2001

The artistís studio (documented in Psycho Architecture: Experiments in the Studio), New York, NY

Klosterfelde Gallery, Berlin, Germany

 

2000

Los Angeles Contemporary Editions, Los Angeles, CA

 

1998

Festival a/d Werf, Utrecht, Belgium

 

1997

Office Tower, Manhattan Centre, Brussel, Belgium

 

1996

Matt Mullican under hypnosis, roomade, Brussel, Belgium

 

1996

A series of 15 performances at different locations produced by Roomade, Brussel, Belgium

 

1983

Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston

 

1982

The Kitchen, New York, NY

 

1979

The Kitchen, New York, NY