herman de vries

selected group exhibitions

1980
AAB Museo Laboratorio di Arti Visive - Brescia
'Tendenze e sviluppi della ricerca poetico-visuale', January 5-31, 1980. Curated by Matteo D'Ambrosio.
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Hoofdkantoor PTT - Arnhem
'Mail-art project, Art in the City', May 16-June 4, 1980. Other venue Nijmegen.
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Cultureel Centrum - Venlo
'Een keuze uit de verzameling Tromp Meesters', July 18-August 10, 1980.
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Hayward Gallery - London
'Pier + Ocean : Construction in the Art of the Seventies', May 8-June 22, 1980. Curated by Gerhard von Graevenitz. Part of the exhibition (without herman de vries) travelled to Otterlo.
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Kärntner Landesgalerie - Klagenfurt
'Sammlung Hildebrand : Bilder, Plastiken, Objekte, Zeichnungen', May 14-June 30, 1980.
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Landespavillon Baden-Württemberg - Stuttgart
'Aktuelle Kunst aus den Niederlanden', October 5-30, 1980.
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Metronom, Espai del Centro Documentació d'Art Actual - Barcelona
'Exposició de tramesca postal = Mail art exhibition', 13 October-21 November 1980.
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1981
I.C.C. - Antwerp
'Mail Art Festival', September 25-November 1, 1981.
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De Volkskrant - Amsterdam
'Internationale mail art expositie', October 16-November 6, 1981.
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Galerie Mueller-Roth - Stuttgart
'Lapidar', October 23-November 28, 1981.
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Foto-medium-art Galerie Solidarity - Wroclaw
'Konstrukcja w Procesie = Construction in Process in the art of the 70s'', October 26-November 25, 1981. Other venues: Forum Galerie, Lodz, Dziekanka Galerie, Warsaw and others.
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Galerie Seebacher - Bludenz-Nüziders
'Traum', December 3, 1981-January 20, 1982. Other venues Vienna, Graz, Klagenfurt and Innsbruck.
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1982
Groninger Museum - Groningen
'Kunst van Nu in het Groninger Museum : aanwinsten 1978-1982', 1982. Other venue Wilhelmshaven.
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Staatsgalerie Stuttgart - Stuttgart
'Die Handzeichnung der Gegenwart II. Neuerwerbungen seit 1970', May 15-July 25, 1982.
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Kunsthalle Bremen - Bremen
'Natur - Landschaft - Kunst. Bilder, Zeichnungen, Photographien, Bodenskulpturen, Objekte mit Abbildungen', September 5-October 24, 1982.
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1983
Galerie Lydia Megert - Bern
'editionen der galerie', January 12-February 12, 1983.
De Kijkschuur - Acquoy
'Fotografie binnen een beeldend concept', June 4-July 24, 1983. Participating artists Armando, Boezem, Ulay/Abramovic and others.
Diputacion Provincial - Pontevedra
'Obxectos postal = Mostra Mail Art', August 1, 1983.
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Pfalzgalerie - Kaiserslautern
'Zeichnen Konkret in Deutschland heute', August 21-September 25, 1983.
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Haags Gemeentemuseum - The Hague
'Informele kunst in België en Nederland 1955-'60 : parallellen in de Nederlandstalige literatur', November-December 1983. Curated by Henk Peeters. Other venue Antwerp.
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1984
Galerie Mueller-Roth - Stuttgart
'A Point - 1984, aus den Ateliers', March 9-May 12, 1984.
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Galerie Julius Wijffels - Leeuwarden
'Gary Woodley, herman de vries, Jiri Valoch', May 6-June 9, 1984.
Stichting 'De Kijkschuur' - Acquoy
'Beelden aan de Linge', June 4-September 9, 1984.
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Halle 13 Messe Düsseldorf - Düsseldorf
'Von hier aus. Zwei Monate neue deutsche Kunst in Düsseldorf', September 29-December 2, 1984. Organised by the Gesellschaft für aktuelle Kunst Düsseldorf and curated by Kasper König.
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1985
Groninger Museum - Groningen
'Natuurbeleving in de beeldende kunst', January 19-February 17, 1985.
Salzburger Museum Carolino Augusteum - Salzburg
'Bilder und Objekte aus der Sammlung Lenz Schönberg. Eine europäische Bewegung', July 24-October 13, 1985. Thirty-eight artists with a selection of ninety-eight works.
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Galerie Felison - Velsen
'Uit een verzameling', September 2-30, 1985. Curated by Jan Zumbrink.
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Galerie Mueller-Roth - Stuttgart
'Der Sprung über den Graben', December 7, 1985-February 1, 1986.
1986
FRAC Bourgogne - Dijon
'Première présentation d'un choix d'oeuvres', January 25-March 29, 1986.
Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum - Eindhoven
'Ooghoogte/Eye Level Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum 1936-1986', June 14-November 9, 1986.
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Louisiana Museum for Modern Art - Humlebaek
'Konstruktivisme - i Louisianas samling efter gaven fra The Riklis-McCrory Collection', August 23-October 5, 1986.
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Städtisches Museum Abteiberg - Mönchengladbach
'Sammlung Etzold - Ein Zeitdokument', October 12, 1986-April 20, 1987.
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Edition & Galerie Hoffmann - Friedberg
'Die Ecke - The Corner - Le Coin', October 25, 1986-March 1, 1987. Other venues Buchberg (Gars am Kamp), Sitten and Ingolstadt.
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Staatsgalerie Stuttgart - Stuttgart
'Fröhliche Wissenschaft - Das Archiv Sohm', November 22, 1986-January 11, 1987. Curated by Thomas Kellein, Hanns Sohm.
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Wilhelm Hack-Museum - Ludwigshafen
'Mathematik in der Kunst der letzten dreißig Jahre', November 29, 1986-January 18, 1987. Curated by Bernhard Holeczek and Dietmar Guderian.
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Alvar Aalto Museum - Jyväskylä
'Art in Bookform', December 20, 1986-January 25, 1987. Curated by Maurizio Nannucci, Pier Luigi. Other venue Pori.
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traveling exhibition
'Das andere Land. Ausländische Künstler in der Bundesrepublik', 1986. Venues Schloss Charlottenburg, Berlin, Museum Bochum, and museums in Frankfurt, Saarbrücken, Stuttgart, Munich, Hannover, Ludwigshafen, Luxemburg.
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1987
Frankfurter Kunstverein - Frankfurt am Main
'Goepfert und Zero/Zero und Goepfert', April 29-May 31, 1987.
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Gutenberg Museum - Mainz
'auf ein Wort! Aspekte visueller Poesie und visueller Musik', May 30-August 31, 1987. Other venues in Mainz Brückenturm Galerie, Institut Français and PGM Architektenteam.
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Kunstraum Buchberg in Schloß Buchberg - Gars am Kamp
'Kunst und Ökologie', September 13-October 4, 1987.
Galerie Wack - Kaiserslautern
'Künstler der Zero-Bewegung', September 19-October 19, 1987.
Castello di Arechi - Salerno
'Estetica diffusa', October 18-November 18, 1987.
Via Lattea Salon voor moderne kunst - Arnhem
'Art & Carry', November 28-December 24, 1987.
traveling exhibition
'The Unpainted Landscape'. Curated by Simon Cutts. The exhibition travelled to McLaurin Art Gallery, Ayr (Januaru 10-February 7, 1987), Pier Arts Centre, Stromness (March 7-28, 1987), Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh (April 11-May 17, 1987), Artspace Galleries, Aberdeen (May 30-June 24, 1987), Collins Gallery, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow (July 7-August 8, 1987), Crawford Centre for the Arts, University of St. Andrews (August 21-September 20, 1987).
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1988
Institut Nérlandais - Paris
'Jan Schoonhoven Rétrospective', January 12-February 28, 1988. Other venue Grenoble.
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Stadsgalerij - Heerlen
'Het boek en de kunstenaar', January 31-March 13, 1988. Curated by Anke van der Laan and Johan Deumens. Also on view in Galerie Asselijn, Amsterdam (April 2-May 5, 1988).
Meistersingerhalle - Nuremberg
'Fahnen zu ost-west III', April 28-[?], 1988.
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Stiftung für konstruktive und konkrete Kunst - Zurich
'Minimalistische Tendenzen. Sammlung Sybil Albers', April 30-September 30, 1988.
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Galerie Hubertus Schoeller - Düsseldorf
'Gruppe Zero', September 16-November 16, 1988.
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Stiftung für konkrete Kunst - Reutlingen
'Internationale konkrete und experimentelle Texte aus der Sammlung Max Bense', September 23-November 18, 1988.
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Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus - Munich
'Zero. Vision und Bewegung. Werke aus der Sammlung Lenz Schönberg', September 28-November 6, 1988. Forty-eight artists with a selection of seventy-three works. Conception Hannah Weitemaier and Helmut Friedel.
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Centraal Museum - Utrecht
'Vertrekpunt: nul : Nul, Zero en Nieuwe Realisten uit bezit van de Nederlandse musea', December 15, 1988-February 5, 1989.
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1989
Karl Ernst Osthaus-Museum - Hagen
'Aus dem Würfelmuseum : Zur kritik der konstruktiven Kunst', January 27-March 25, 1989.
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Kunstforeningen - Copenhagen
Nutidskunst : fra Jytte og Jarl Borgens samling', February 10-March 5, 1989. Other venue Silkeborg.
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Stiftung für konkrete Kunst - Reutlingen
'Das Ende der Komposition', April 9-September 10, 1989.
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Rathaus - Fellbach
'Mit freundlichen Grüssen ... die ungewöhnliche Kunstsammlung Westermann', April 12-May 5, 1989.
Central Artists' House - Moscow
'Sammlung Lenz Schönberg. Eine europäische Bewegung in der bildende Kunst von 1958 bis heute', July 7-August 4 (extended until September 30, 1989. Thirty-six artists with a selection of 106 works. Conception Hannah Weitemeier.
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Maison du Livre, de l'Image et du Son - Villeurbanne
'd.i.s.c.o.t.h.è.q.u.e. ... Expériences sonores d'artistes', October-November 1989.
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Victoria Miro Gallery - London
Broken Lines', December 6, 1989-February 16, 1990.
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poster Duesseldorf, 1984