Franz West


Franz West lived and worked in Vienna from 1947 to 2012 and is considered Austria’s most influential artist since the second half of the 20thcentury. He participated in documenta IX in 1992 and in 1997 in documenta X.

Solo exhibitions include: Tate Modern, London (2019); Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris (2018); “Franz West – Artistclub”, 21er House, Vienna (2017); “Franz West – Generosity. The Art of Giving”, National Gallery, Prague (2016); David Zwirner, New York (2014); “Franz West, Wo ist mein Achter?”, Mumok, Vienna (2013); MKK – Museum of Modern Art, Frankfurt (2013); “Man with a Ball”, Gagosian, London (2012); “Franz West”, Philadelphia Museum of Art, USA (2012); “Epiphanien”, Galerie Meyer Kainer, Vienna(2011); “Autotheater”, Museo MADRE, Naples and Kunsthaus Graz (2010); Gagosian, Rome (2010); “Franz West. Works from the 1990s”, Zwirner & Wirth, New York (2009); “Sit on My Chair, Lay on My Bed”, MAK – Museum Of Applied Arts, Vienna (2008); “Passstücke”, Gagosian New York (2008); Vancouver Art Gallery (2005); Galerie Bärbel Grässlin, Frankfurt (2005); “Franzwestite”, Whitechapel Gallery, London (2003); “We’ll not carry coals”, Kunsthaus Bregenz (2003); SMAK, Gent (2002); David Zwirner, New York (2001); Gagosian London (2001); Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica (2001); Somerset House, London (2001); Galerie Meyer Kainer, Vienna (2001); “Franz West In & Out”, ZKM Karlsruhe (2000); Mies van der Rohe Pavilion, Barcelona (2000);


Structures of Thought
Sabine Bitter / Helmut Weber, VALIE EXPORT, Sonja Gangl, Maria Hahnenkamp, ...
Curator: Walter Seidl, in collaboration with Maria Vassileva

25.10.2018 - 08.12.2018