Frank Ahlgrimm
Tim Berresheim
Marc Bijl
Ergül Cengiz
Clément Cogitore
Anne-Lise Coste
Andreas Fischer
Wolfgang Flad
Joan Jonas
Bernhard Kahrmann
LELLO//ARNELL
Thomas Locher
Pia Maria Martin
Josephine Meckseper
Mark Pearson
Julio Rondo
Julika Rudelius
Lasse Schmidt Hansen
Klaus-Martin Treder
Stephen Willats
MARC BIJL
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VITA

Born 1970 in Leerdam, Netherlands
Lives and works in Berlin, Germany

EDUCATION

1992–1997  Royal Academy of Art & Design 's-Hertogenbosch
1996–1996  Rennie Macintosh School of Art Glasgow

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017 Zeitgeist, Upstream Gallery, Amsterdam
2016 Marc Bijl #tags, Spinello Projekts, Miami
Blurry Conflicts, Kunstraum Buro Groningen, Groningen
2015 Family Man, Kunstverein Heppenheim, Heppenheim
2014 The Order of The Black Opaque, Plaatsmaken Arnhem, Arnhem
Solo Booth Armory Show, New York under auspicien of Upstream Gallery, Amsterdam
2012 Never trust a Rebel, Gallerie Reinhard Hauff, Stuttgart
Light and Shadow, Upstream Gallery, Amsterdam
Urban Gothic, Groninger Museum, Groningen (catalogue)
2010 9/11 666 777, Upstream Gallery, Amsterdam
Bite The Beef, Kunstverein Artitude, Berlin
2009 Art Basel – Miami Beach, under auspicien of The Breeder Athens, Miami
The simple complexity of it all, Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel
Towards our new construction, Rental Gallery, Cologne
Arrested Development, DA2, Salamanca (catalogue)
2008 New sites for personal structures, Upstream Gallery, Amsterdam
2006 Indy Structures, The Breeder, Athens (catalogue)
Afterhours, Cosmic Gallery, Paris
2005 Afterhours, Gem Museum, The Hague (catalogue)
Get the balance right, Upstream Gallery, Amsterdam
2004 In times like these, Grafisch Atelier, Utrecht
A Passion Play, Museum Valkhof, Nijmegen
Chesed / Dien, The Breeder, Athens
Marc Bijl, Giorgio De Chirico Art Center, Volos
Black Planet, Magazin 4, Bregenz
The world won't listen, Bergman Designstore/Gallery, Frankfurt am Main
2003 The nation had been flirting with forms of götterdämmerung, with extremes of vocabulary and behavior and an appetite for violent resolutions, Casco, Utrecht
2002 PORN, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin
Make them doubt, Projektraum K&S, Berlin

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017 APOCALYPS, Art Chapel, Amsterdam
BYE BYE DE STIJL. Contemporary artists respond to De Stijl, Centraal Museum, Utrecht
2016 The Dark Side of the Moon. Das Abgründige in der Kunst von Albrecht Dürer bis Martin Disler, Kunstmuseum und Kunstverein, St. Gallen
The next big thing is not a thing, Bureau Europa, Maastricht
How to do art with words, Musac Museum, Léon
Armoryshow New York, The Breeder Gallery, Athens
2015 i don’t care (Group show featuring Frank Ahlgrimm, Marc Bijl, Anne-Lise Coste, Wolfgang Flad, Thomas Locher, Josephine Meckseper, Julika Rudelius and Lasse Schmidt Hansen), Galerie Reinhard Hauff, Stuttgart
Beyond Borders, Beaufort Festival, Knokke, Ostende
Black Bandits, Haus am Lütowplatz, Berlin
Dear Darkness, Galerie Michael Fuchs, Berlin
Spring Performance Festival, Amsterdam
Transformer, Upstream Gallery, Amsterdam
Política y Celebridad, M100, Santiago
2014 TRACES, Upstream Gallery, Amsterdam
4th Mediations Biennale, Berlin Heist, Poznan
Dark Matters, TENT, Amsterdam
Gewissheit, Franckeschen Stiftungen, Halle
Faceless, Mediamatic, Amsterdam
Hausbesetzung, Alan Saret's Spring Street Loft, Wiesbaden
2013 Love Illumination, Upstream Gallery, Amsterdam
Gewissheit. Vision, Franckeschen Stiftungen, Halle an der Saale
Faceless, Museum Quartier21, Vienna
The Legend of the Shelves, Autocentre, Berlin
The Glorious Rise and Fall… (and so on), KW14, Den Bosch
Vision vs. Confrontation, Mondriaanhuis, Amersfoort
International Sculpture Park Art Zuid 2013, Apollolaan, Amsterdam
Dark Matters, Tent, Rotterdam
Remap 4 KM – Idiopolis – dialectics between subject and society, Frontviews Contemporary, Athens
UTOPIA, SENATSRESERVENSPEICHER BERLIN, Berlin
This is not a love song, La Virreina Image Centre, Barcelona
ArtCologne with Marc Bijl, Joan Jonas, Alisa Margolis and Josephine Meckseper, Galerie Reinhard Hauff, Cologne
Manifesta 9, Bel Etage Project, Genk
Stand alone, by my side – Conference 1, Autocenter, Berlin
Colapso. Un ensayo sobre el fracaso y la ruptura, Salamanca
Between a Rock and a Hard Place, Galleria Alessandro De March, Milan
Linie, Fläche, Zeit. Ein Abstecher, Galerie im Ratskeller, Berlin
G#12, Galerie Fiebach & Minninger, Cologne
reKOLLEKT, Kunstraum Kreuzberg, Bethanien, Berlin
Death can dance, Townhouse, Zurich
2012 ... I should learn to look at an empty sky and feel its total dark sublime, Bugada & Cargnel, Paris
WHAT HAPPENED TO GOD?, HALLE 14, Leipzig
My safe reduction to form, Exile, Berlin
To start with. lets remove the colour, Temple Bar Gallery, Dublin
Strangers in a strange land, LMAKprojects, New York
This is not the end, Loyal Arts Club, Kassel
Down on Mainstream, De Garage, Cultuurcentrum Mechelen, Mechelen
2011 The Collectors Show, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven
Out of Storage, Collection of FRAC Nord-Pas de Calais in the renovated Timmerfabriek, Maastricht
Halleluwah! Hommage a Can, Galerie AbtArt, Stuttgart
In our nature, Bel-Etage Projects at Salon Dahlman, Berlin
Backstage Rider, 5 years of Kunst Magazine, Berlin
Dr. Amen, The B-men in Hamburg, Diana Kruse Gallery, Hamburg
Search and Destroy, Galerie Mikael Andersen, Berlin
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (Group show featuring Frank Ahlgrimm, Tina Berning, Marc Bijl, Merlin Carpenter, Billy Childish, Anne-Lise Coste, Discoteca Flaming Star, Sven Drühl, Wolfgang Flad, huber.huber, Thomas Locher, Josephine Meckseper, Dan Mitchell, Mark Pearson, Christoph Ruckhäberle, Julika Rudelius, Julio Rondo, Klaus-Martin Treder and Stephen Willats), Gallery Reinhard Hauff, Stuttgart
De-phasing Patterns, Marc Bijl / Dan Shaw Town, Spazio Cabinet, Milan
Nieuwe Aanwinsten / New Aquisitions, Groninger Museum, Groningen
Apocalyps Now. Hugo Brown Collection, Nieuw Dakota, Amsterdam
The forgotten years 2007-2011, Galerie im Regierungsviertel – Forgotten Bar, Hamburger Bahnhof – Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin
¡Patria o Libertad! – Country or Liberty. The Rethoric of Patriotism, MOCCA-Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Toronto
How to philosophize with a hammer, White Box, New York
What happened to God?, ACC Galerie, Weimar
Neue Welt – View over Autocenter, SALTS, Basel-Birsfelden
Too late, too little, Kunstfort, Asperen
Responsolidarity. Galerie Utopia / THE FORGOTTEN BAR PROJECT, ReMap3, Athens
Generation 9/11, Het Gemak, The Hague
Dinner für Spinner, Laden für Nichts, Leipzig
I should have done that, NEST, The Hague
10 Jahre Autocenter, Autocenter, Berlin
2010 C’est ci n’est pas un casino, Villa Merkel, Esslingen
Mixtapes, Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork
Tough Love, Plataforma Revólver Gallery, Lisbon
Decadence Now! Visions of Excess, Gallery Rudolfinum, Prague
KRC/Chadha Art Collection, Voorschoten
Coup de Ville, Warp – contemporary art platform, Sint-Niklas
The end of the world as we know it, Kunsthalle Mulhouse, Mulhouse
This is our time, Gallery Michael Stevenson, Cape Town
Restless Empathy, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen
C’est ci n’est pas un casino, Casino Luxemburg, Luxembourg
Amsterdam-Berlijn, De Service Garage, Amsterdam
You are free, Tape Club, Berlin
The People United Will Never Be Defeated, TENT, Rotterdam
Tomorrowland, Tinderbox, Hamburg
Evolution ID, Contemporary Art Centre, Athens
La fuerza de la palabra, Colección Musac – Abarrotera Mexicana, Guadalajara
2208 Or how I missed the end of the world, mama, Rotterdam
High Drama: Works from the Collection of Hugo & Carla Brown, The Dutch Cultural Pop-Up Space, London
¡Patria o Libertad! Country or Liberty. The Rethoric of Patriotism, Miami Dade College, Miami
Police the police, The Young Artists’ Biennial, Bucharest
Statics and the movement in between, Frontviews Gallery, Berlin
Chop shop, Autocenter, Berlin
Anti-Beeld, Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam
In standard time, Ana Cristea Gallery, New York
Defending our values (Lightbox/The module), Kunstraum Innsbruck, Innsbruck
2009 Scratch, ADN galerìa, Barcelona
Burn, Baby Burn, Galerie Duve, Berlin
Zeigen. Eine Audiotour, Temporäre Kunsthalle, Berlin
Warehouse of Horrors, Embassy Gallery, Glasgow
Double Dutch, Hudson Vallery Center for Contemporary Art, New York
Elevator to the gallows, Galerie im Regierungsviertel, New York
Central Nervous System, Galerie im Regierungsviertel @Art Cologne, Cologne
NARCOTICA, Galerie im Regierungsviertel, Basel
At home he is a tourist , Breeder Gallery, Athens
Remain in Light, W139, Amsterdam
Cargo / cargo manifest / cargo vision, Autocenter, Berlin
Cargo manifest, Bayerische Staatsoper, Munich
Defending our values (Lightbox /The module), CCA, Andratx, Mallorca
2008 Crop Rotation, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York
Youngblood, Carpenters Workshop Gallery, London
Art, Price and Value, Centro di Cultura Contemporanea Strozzina, Florence
This is the gallery and the gallery is many things, Eastside Projects, Birmingham
Quo Vadis, Autocenter, Berlin
Cobra to Contemporary. Collection of Hugo Brown, Artnews Projects, Berlin
Das Piraterie Problem, Brandenburger Kunstverein, Potsdam
Don't worry – Be Curious!, Casino Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Fundamentality V, a public installation, Fundament Foundation, Tilburg
Metal Heart, PlanetArt Gallery, Amsterdam
Existencias, works from the MUSAC collection, MUSAC Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Castilla y Leon, Leon
Videozomer, Petersburg Project Space, Amsterdam
2007 Destroy Athens, 1st Athens Biennial, Athens
Memorial to the Iraq war, ICA, London
Left Pop (bringing it back home), Moscow Biennale, Moscow
Alice Day, Brussels
youTubism, M.O.T. International, London
Brave New World, Cobra Museum, Amstelveen
Contour / Continuïteit, Prinsenhof, Delft
Aggression, Kunsthalle Winterthur, Zurich
Frieze Art Fair Sculpture Park, The Breeder, Athens
Green zone-Red Zone, Het Gemak, The Hague
Tenderloin, The Breeder, Athens
Berlin – NL, Niederländische Botschaft, Berlin ( )
Ruby Sattelite, UCR/California Museum of Photography, Riverside
Theatre Mundi, Anne de Villepoix, Paris
Ons feestje is niet leuk, Galerie Nouvelle Images, The Hague
I Don't need power, I have to much, Ladaproject, Berlin
Body politicx, Witte de With Centre for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam
Space Oddity, Bugada & Cargnel, Paris
2006 Loneliness of Signs, Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, Stuttgart
Dorothea von Stettenpreis. Die Ausstellung, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn
Only the paranoid survive, HVCCA, Hudson
Naked Life, MOCA, Taipei
I Love My Scene, Mary Boone, New York
Youth of Today / Jugend von Heute, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt am Main
DARK, Museum Boymans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam
Low-Intensity Conflict, SWISS Institute, New York
The Image is Gone, Galerie Lisa Ruyter, Vienna
Helter Helter, Gallerie Ann, Villepoix
Pictograms – The Loneliness of Signs, Kunstmuseum Stuttgart Foundation, Stuttgart
Breaking the Rules, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
Everything is wrong, Kunsthalle Palazzo, Liestal
Ruby Sattelite, Hyde Park Artcenter, Chicago
Unlearn, Plug in, ICA, Winnepeg
Europart, aktuelle Kunst aus Europa, in the public space, Vienna
Sound & Vision, Museo della Città, Perugia
Give(a)way. The 30th exhibition of visual art, e v a (open & invited), Limerick
2005 Superstars – Das Prinzip Prominenz. Von Warhol bis Madonna, Kunsthalle Vienna (Museumsquarters) and Bank Austria Forum, Vienna
Leaps of faith, UN Greenzone, Nicosia Cypres
Emergencies, MUSAC – Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León, Léon
Populism, National Museum of Art, Oslo, Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt am Main and Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
On Patrol, De Appel, Amsterdam
Festival of Dreams (part 2), Lombard Freid Fine Arts, New York
Black & White, Hellenic American Union, Athens
First we take museums, KIASMA, Helsinki
Prix de Rome 2005, De Appel, Amsterdam
Urbane Realitäten: Fokus Istanbul, Martin Gropius Bau, Berlin
2004 Premieres, screening of 'Good Things' 1st and 27 of december, MoMA Theatre, New York
The Dutch Show: Contemporary Dutch Artists in Greek Collections, The Netherlands Institute of Athens, Athens
Morgen hier, heute dort, Kunsthalle Münster, Münster
DETOX Aftershock, Kuntshall, Bergen
Zehn Gebote / The ten commandments, Deutsches Hygiene-Museum, Dresden
Channel Zero, Nederlands Instituut voor Mediakunst Montevideo, Amsterdam
Hit & Run, Platform Garanti, Istanbul
20/20 Vision, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
Laocoon Devoured, Art and Political Violence, Centro José Guerrero, Granada
Laocoon Devoured, Art and Political Violence, ARTIUM, Centro-Museo Vasco de Arte Contemporáneo, Vitoria-Gasteiz
PanicRoom, Schloss Ringenberg, Hamminkeln
Better Bet on That..., Tranzit, Bratislava
Der Funfte Gewalt, Forum Stadtpark, Graz
Detox Crossover Jam Culture, Sørlandets Art Museum, Kristiansand
The Black Album, Colombo Arte Contemporanea, Milan
2003 The Space Between Us, Vane, Newcastle
Beautiful Banners, Prague Biennale 1, Prague
Into the Breach, SMART Project Space, Amsterdam
Nation, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt am Main
M_ARS – Kunst und Krieg, Neue Galerie am Landesmuseum Joanneum, Graz
Not Now!, Kunstraum B2, Leipzig
Rendez-vous, Lyon
The world won't listen, Bergmann Design Store, Frankfurt am Main
2002 Manifesta 4, Frankfurt am Main
Commitment, Las Palmas, Rotterdam
Married by Powers, TENT, Rotterdam
Microjam influenza, The Appel, Amsterdam
Jeune Creation, Grande-Halle de la Villette, Paris
2001 Neighbours/Buren, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven