herman de vries

selected group exhibitions

2000
Karl Ernst Osthaus-Museum - Hagen
'Die Farbe (Rot) hat mich', November 28, 1999-April 26, 2000.
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Centre PasquArt - Biel/Bienne
'Au centre l'artiste : Zwischen Selbstbefragung und Selbstinszenierung = Entre introspection et mise en scène', January 1-February 27, 2000.
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Kulturhaus/Altes Rathaus - Potsdam
'endlich - unendlich' in Mathematik und Kunst, February 6-March 4, 2000. Curated by Dietmar Guderian.
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Europäisches Kultur- und Informationszentrum - Haus Dacheröden - Erfurt
'Segmente : Aufforderung zur Identität', February 24-March 26, 2000.
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Refusalon - San Fransisco
'i.k.v. high touch - high tech, crossing the divide' April 6-29, 2000. Organized by the Kala Art Institute.
Botanische Tuinen Universiteit Utrecht - Utrecht/Doorn
'Tuin van verbeelding. Von Gimborn Arboretum', May 12 mei-October 15, 2000.
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Haus für Konstruktive und Konkrete Kunst - Zürich
'Von Albers bis Paik - konstruktive Werke der Sammlung DaimlerChrysler', May 13-July 30, 2000. Curated by Elisabeth Grossmann.
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Prins Henrik Stichting, tehuis voor oud-Zeevarenden - Egmond aan Zee
'Zeegezichten', May 21-June 30, 2000. Curated by André Groeneveld and Hans de Vries.
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Museum zu Allerheiligen - Schaffhausen
'Fleurs : Blumen in der zeitgenössischen Kunst und Naturkunde', May 28-July 30, 2000. Curated by Markus Stegman.
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Städtische Galerie Alte Reichsvogtei - Schweinfurt
'Positionen - Deutsche Kunst nach 1945', June 13-[?], 2000.
[catalogue] [poster]
Espace de l'Art Concret - Mouans-Sartoux
'Art concret : Alan Charlton, Ad Dekkers, Robert Mangold, Jan Schoonhoven, herman de vries, [...]', July 2-November 12, 2000.
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Castello di Santa Maria Novella - Florence
'Dopopaessagio', October 7-December 10, 2000.
KW 14 - 's Hertogenbosch
'Een ceder in mijn tuin', October 27-November 26, 2000. Curated by Marjan Teeuwen.
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Travelling exhibition
'Kunstraum Deutschland', organised by the Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen (IfA). The exhibition is still ungoing.
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2001
Art Affairs - Amsterdam
'words and landscape : Robert Barry, Jan Smejkal, herman de vries, Lawrence Weiner', January 13-March 3, 2001.
Museum Kunst Palast - Düsseldorf
'Die Sammlung Ingrid und Willi Kemp : Fokus Farbe: informel - konkret - figurativ', February 3-April 1, 2001.
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Gallery Surge - Tokyo
'Three Minutes Silence ... A new dialogue between human being, nature and technology', April 15-May 6, 2001.
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Museo Ideale Leonardo Da Vinci - Vinci
'Leonardo in Azione e Poesia = Leonardo in Action & Poetry', April 15- , 2001.
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Kunsthal Charlottenborg - Copenhagen
'Fra de Hollandse Lavlande = From the Low Countries, Reality and Art 1960-2001', October 11-December 9, 2001. Curated by Fred Wagemans. Other venues Leeuwarden and Schiedam.
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Schirn Kunsthalle - Frankfurt am Main
'Frankfurter Kreuz : Transformationen des Alltäglichen in der zeitgenössischen Kunst', June 16-August 12, 2001.
Remba Gallery - Hollywood
'From Holland : small is beautiful', July 19-September 1, 2001. Remba Gallery hosts Art Affairs, Amsterdam.
Städtisches Museum Göttingen - Göttingen
'Persönlich - Kunst nach 1960 aus der Privatsammlung Alexander Baier', July 22-September 9, 2001.
Musée des Beaux-Arts - Pau
'Oeuvres d'arbres', September 19, 2001-January 7, 2002.
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2002
Kabinett - Stuttgart
'Kunst auf Zeit : Freistempel 1993-2001', January 25-February 9, 2002. Other venue Berlin.
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Kunsthaus Rehau, Institut für konstruktive kunst und konkrete poesie – archiv eugen gomringer - Rehau
'"Stoffe ..." : Hella Nohl, herman de vries, Martin Krampen, April 5-June 1, 2002.
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Hofgarten - Düsseldorf
'Hell-gruen 2002. 30 Kunstwerke im und um den Düsseldorfer Hofgarten', May 11-October 6, 2002.
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Mendel Museum - Abbey St. Thomas - Brno
'The Genius of genetics', May 15, 2002-June 2006.
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Karl Ernst Osthaus-Museum - Hagen
'Museutopia - Schritte in andere Welten. Eine Ausstellung zum 100jährigen Jubiläum der Folkwang-Idee Museutopia', June 11-October 15, 2002. Curated by Michael Fehr, Thomas W. Rieger and Birgit Schulte.
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Belfort/Stadhuis - Aalst
'Livres d'artistes', June 15-September 8, 2002. Exhibition on the occasion of the 'papierbiënnale'.
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Kaiser Wilhelm Museum - Krefeld
'Sand in der Vaseline. Künstlerbücher II1980-2002', October 27, 2002-February 9, 2003. Curated by Sabine Röder. Other venues Darmstadt and Nürnberg.
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2003
Centraal Museum - Utrecht
'Het kunstenaarsboek als wetenschappelijke bron', March 8-May 4, 2003. Curated by Anne van der Zwaag.
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Städtische Galerie Villa Zanders - Bergisch Gladbach
'Holland Konkret : Joost Baljeu, Bob Bonies, Sjoerd Buisman [...]', March 16-April 27, 2003.
Hunter College - New York
'Seeing Red Part II. Contemporary Nonobjective Painting', March 12-April 26, 2003. Curated by Michael Fehr (Karl Ernst Osthaus-Museum, Hagen) and Gabriele Evertz (Hunter College).
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RLB-Kunstbrücke - Innsbruck
'Zero. Die europäische Vision - 1958 bis heute. Sammlung Lenz Schönberg', April 8-May 9 (extended until June 15), 2003. Fourteen artists with a selection of twenty-five works. Conception Hannah Weitemeier.
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Neues Museum Weserburg - Bremen
'Kunstenaarsboeken et al. Künstlerpublikationen aus den Niederlanden', April 13-August 25, 2003.
Galerie Incontro - Zurich
'Psychonautische Landkarte 2 = A Trip into Psychonautic Art : 60 Jahre lsd', April 18-May 11, 2003.
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Museum für neue Kunst - ZKM Museum - Karlsruhe
'The Daimler Art Collection- 100 Positionen aus über 60 Jahren Daimler Chrysler Contemporary, Berlin', May 24-August 10, 2003. The exhibition travelled to Detroit MI, to South Africa, Japan, Brazil, Singapore.
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WKV - Württembergischer Kunstverein - Stuttgart
'Entdecken - Fördern - Handeln', July 12-October 12, 2003. Participating artists herman de vries, Susanne Ackermann, Hans Peter Adamski, Jörg Bach, Cristina Barroso, and others.
Kunstenaarscentrum Bergen - Bergen
'De kerf verbeeld. Impressies van een nieuw landschap', August 31-September 28, 2003. Curated by Marianne van Gils.
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Art Affairs - Amsterdam
'zero / concept art from the 60s & 70s : objects, paintings, works on paper', September 6-October 19, 2003.
Städtische Galerie im Buntentor - Bremen
'no art - no city! Stadtutopien in der zeitgenössischen Kunst, September 20-October 26, 2003. Curated by Florian Matzner.
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Städtische Galerie ada - Meiningen
'Hexen in der Bildenden Kunst der Gegenwart', November 14, 2003-April 19, 2004. The exhibition travelled to Bad Wildungen.
De Verbeelding - Zeewolde
'Look and Feel : kunst landschap natuur', 2003.
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2004
Museum of Contemporary Art - Zagreb
'Zero. Europska vizija 1958. do danas. Zbirka Lenz Schönberg = Zero. The European Vision 1958 Until Today. The Lenz Schönberg Collection', April 29-June 20, 2004. Thirty-two artists with a selection of ninety-nine works.. Curator Snjezana Pintaric.
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Art Affairs - Amsterdam
'4 positions : herman de vries, Lilian Cooper, Shuzo Azuchi Gulliver, Katrin Korfmann', May 15-August 26, 2004.
Los Angeles County Museum of Art - Los Angeles CA
'Beyond Geometry. Experiments in Form 1940s-70s', June 13-October 3, 2004. Curated by Lynn Zelevansky. The exhibition travelled to Miami FL.
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Kröller-Müller Museum - Otterlo
'Vrije Ruimte/Another Space', September 4-December 12, 2004.
Seedamm Kulturzentrum - Pfäffikon
'Aus der Natur : herman de vries, Richard Long, Giuseppe Penone, Mario Reis', September 5-October 31, 2004.
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Kunsthalle Erfurt im Haus zum roten Ochsen - Erfurt
'Von Bonifatius bis Beuys oder: vom Umgang mit heiligen Eichen - Künstler des 19. und 20. Jahrhunderts zur Baum- und Eichensymbolik', September 12-October 24, 2004.
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Karl Ernst Osthaus-Museum - Hagen
'Die Farbe hat mich II (nicht nur rot) - Neuerwerbungen 2000-2004 für die Sammlungen des Karl Ernst Osthaus-Museums Hagen', September 12-November 14, 2004.
Bleibtreu Galerie - Berlin
'Situation 19', November 23, 2004-January 15, 2005.
2005
Zentrale SoS Botschaft und Ausstellungsraum - Vienna
'State of the Art', April 29-June 29, 2005.
Galerie Aline Vidal - Paris
'plein feux', June 2-July 23, 2005.
Château de Chambord - Chambord
'Chassez le naturel ...', June 25-November 3, 2005.
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De Nieuwe Kerk - Amsterdam
'Staatsbosbeheer in de Nieuwe Kerk ; wereld natuur kunst', July 2-October 23, 2005.
Museum im Kulturspeicher - Würzburg
'Heimspiel - Zeitgenössische Kunst aus der Region', July 23-October 16, 2005.
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Haus für Konstruktive und Konkrete Kunst - Zurich
'Utopie réalisée : presentation de l'Espace de l'Art Concret', August 25-October 30, 2005.
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Casa del Mantegna - Mantova
'Guardare, raccontare, pensare, conservare. quattro percorsi del libro d'artista degli anni '60 ad oggi', September 7-November 28, 2005.
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Centre des Livres d'Artistes - Saint Yrieix-la-Perche
'Variation(s) II : livres et publications d'artistes 1962-2005', September 17-December 23, 2005.
Espace de l’Art Concret - Mouans-Sartoux
'Autour de groupe ZERO hier et aujourd’hui', November 11-[?], 2005.
Bibliothèque Nationale et Universitaire de Strasbourg - Strasbourg
'Le Livre au risque des artistes', November 16, 2005-February 1, 2006.
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2006
Museum der Moderne, Mönchsberg - Salzburg
'Zero. Künstler einer europäischen Bewegung. Sammlung Lenz Schönberg 1956-2006', January 21-March 26 (extended until July 2), 2006. Thirty-two artists with a selection of ninety-nine works.
[catalogue] [poster 1] [poster 2]
Centre PasquArt - Biel/Bienne
'Branding. Das Kunstwerk zwischen Authentizität und Aura, Kritik und Kalkül', April 2-May 28, 2006. Curated by Dolores Denaro.
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Museum der Stadt Ratingen - Ratingen
'Impulse. Informel und Zero in der Sammlung Ingrid und Willi Kemp', April 9-June 5, 2006. Curated by Marie-Luise Otten.
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Museum Kunst Palast - Düsseldorf
'Zero. Internationale Künst-Avantgarde der 50er/60er Jahre', April 9-July 9, 2006. Curated by Jean-Hubert Martin, Heike van den Valentyn, Mattijs Visser and Lorand Hegyi. The exhibition travelled to the Musée d'Art Moderne, Saint-Etienne (September 15, 2006-January 15, 2007).
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Jan van Eyck Academie - Maastricht
'Concrete poëzie, Fluxus en conceptuele kunst : een boekenfictie', May 20-21, 2006. Part of the research project 'The Tomorrow Book'. Curator Marc Goethals.
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Museum für Konkrete Kunst - Ingolstadt
'Die Neuen Tendenzen - Eine europäische Künstlerbewegung 1961-1975', September 29, 2006-January 7, 2007. The exhibition travelled to Düren.
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Galerie Art & Essai - Rennes
'Fragments geographiques : oeuvres de la collection du FRAC Bretagne', October 5-November 3, 2006.
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Centrum Sztuki Wspólczesnej - Warsaw
'Les Éditions Incertain Sens. Exhibition of artists' books, December 20, 2006-February 18, 2007. Curated by Leszek Brogowski.
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City Hünfeld
'Das befreite Wort im offenen Buch der Stadt Hünfeld', 125 text-images on houses and objects. Curated by Jürgen Blum and the Stiftung Museum Modern Art Hünfeld.
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2007
De Rijk Fine Art - The Hague
'10 jaar Galerie-Kunsthandel De Rijk', January 20-March 4, 2007.
Musée royal de Mariemont - Morlanwelz
'herman de vries, lefevre jean claude, oxo - pascal le coq, hans waanders, éric watier', January 20-March 16, 2007.
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Stedelijk Museum Het Prinsenhof - Delft
'Contour.Continuïteit. Heden en Verleden', March 4-May 13 (May 28), 2007. Curated by Jan Hein Sassen, Jaap van den Ende.
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ALTANA Kulturstiftung im Sinclair-Haus - Bad Homburg
'An die Natur I', April 27-August 19, 2007.
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Neue Galerie - Graz
'bit international – [Nove] tendencije : Computer und visuelle Forschung. Zagreb 1961–1973', April 28-August 26, 2007. Curated by Darko Fritz and continued at the ZKM, Karlsruhe (February 23, 2008-January 18, 2009.
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Biennale internationale d’art contemporain de Melle 2007 - Melle
'Eau, air, terre : La sagesse du jardinier', June 24-September 2, 2007.
Umweltbildungszentrum - Oberschleichach
'EigenART : Künstler im Landkreis Haßberge', ca. June-?, 2007.
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Landesmuseum für Kunst und Kulturgeschichte - Schleswig
'Zwischen Konstruktion und Reduktion, Sammlung Hupertz', Museum Schloss Gottorf, September 23-December 16, 2007.
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Villa du Parc - Annemasse
'Paysages divers', November 23, 2007-January 26, 2008.
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Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam - Amsterdam
'Kunstenaarsboeken uit de collectie', December 4, 2007-January 6, 2008.
2008
SDC de L'université de Poitiers - Poitiers
'la rose et l’ímprimé : representations de plantes à l’époque moderne', January 21-March 14, 2008.
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ZKM Museum - Karlsruhe
'bit international. [Nove] tendencije. Computer and Visual Research. Zagreb 1961-1973', February 23, 2008-January 18, 2009.
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Kunstmuseum Bern - Bern
'"I'm Full of Byars" James Lee Byars - Eine Hommage', September 12, 2008-February 1, 2009. Curated by Susanne Friedli. The exhibition travelled to Midsummer.
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Lendroit Galerie - Rennes
'Revues d'artistes, une sélection', November 7-December 19, 2008. Exhibition held at the Lendroit Galerie and the Cabinet du livre d'artiste both in Rennes and at the Galerie des Urbanistes, Fougères. Curated by Marie Boivent.
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ALTANA Kulturstiftung im Sinclair-Haus - Bad Homburg
'An die Natur II', June 1-August 3, 2008.
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Galerie Wit - Wageningen
'kleuren van aarden ; Jan Hein van Rooy, Oswaldo Santana, herman de vries', August 26-31, 2008.
Borzo modern & contemporary art - Amsterdam
'Relief & Construction', October 18-November 29, 2008.
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Sperone Westwater - New York
'Zero in New York 1957-1966', November 6-December 20, 2008. Curated by David Leiber and Mattijs Visser.
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2009
La galerie des Grands Bains Douches de la Plaine - Marseille
'Galerie Aline Vidal à La galerie des Grands Bains Douches de la Plaine', February 6-26, 2009.
Kunstmuseum Stuttgart - Stuttgart
'Drei. Das Triptychon in der Moderne', February 7-June 14, 2009.
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La Maison Rouge – Paris
'Figures d’artistes', February 21-[?], 2009.
Centre Georges Pompidou - Paris
'Vides (Voids). A retrospective', February 25-March 23, 2009. Curated by Laurent Le Bon. The exhibition travelled to Bern.
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Die Photographische Sammlung/SK Stiftung Kultur - Cologne
'Karl Blossfeldt. Pflanzenstudien und verwandte Positionen', March 13-June 7, 2009. Curated by Gabriele Conrath-Scholl, Rajka Knipper and Claudia Schubert.
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e-flux - New York
'Unbuilt Roads', April 11-May 16, 2009. Presented by Hans Ulrich Obrist based on the publication Unbuilt Roads : 107 Unrealised Projects (Hatje Cantz 1997).
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Stedelijk Museum Schiedam - Schiedam
'Kunst uit Huis V : Ron Klein Breteler collection', May 24-August 23, 2009.
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Museum am Ostwall - Dortmund
'Museum in Bewegung : Rückblick - Ausblick', May 27-June 27, 2009.
Centres des livres d'artistes - Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche
'U235 deuxième : la collection, enrichissements 2008 - 2009', May 29-September 5, 2009.
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Stiftung für Konkrete Kunst - Reutlingen
'Das Quadrat in der Sammlung', June 28-December 23, 2009.
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Musée du Louvre - Paris
'Le Louvre invite Umberto Eco : Mille e tre', July 11, 2009-February 8, 2010. Curated by Umberto Eco.
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ALTANA Kulturstiftung im Sinclair-Haus - Bad Homburg
'An die Natur III. Die Altana Kunstsammlung', August 22-November 1, 2009. Curated by Johannes Janssen. The exhibition travelled to Neuss and Leipzig.
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Galerie Mueller-Roth - Stuttgart
'Sammler - Beobachter - Grenzgänger : Poetische Hommage an Humboldt', September 19-October 31, 2009.
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Kunstmuseum Stuttgart - Stuttgart
'Konkret. Die Sammlung Heinz und Anette Teufel im Kunstmuseum Stuttgart', October 3, 2009-January 10, 2010.
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Mercer Union - A Centre For Contemporary Visual Art - Toronto
'We interrupt this program', November 6-December 12, 2009. Curated by Sarah Robayo Sheridan with Steven Leiber and Ted Purves.
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Kunsthalle Schweinfurt - Schweinfurt
'Fokus Franken : Triennale Schweinfurt für zeitgenössische Kunst', November 13, 2009-February 14, 2010.
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Galerie Wit - Wageningen
'41 Kunstenaars over vijf jaar Wit', November 22-December 20, 2009.
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X Initiative New York - New York
'In Numbers: Serial Publications by Artists', December 10, 2009-January 31, 2010. Curated by Victor Brand, Andrew Roth, Philip Aarons. The exhibition travelled to the Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA) in London (25 January–25 March 2012).
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