Jonathan Meese born in Tokyo. Now he lives and works in Germany. He is presently active in all of the artistic mediums: painting, sculpture, installations and performance. he has also worked as a theatre designer on such plays as «noel coward is back», presented at tate Modern. for the salzburg festival in 2010 Meese developed the set decorations for Wolfgang rhim's «dionysys» opera, and Wagner's «parsifal» opera is due in 2016, a key part of the artists career. the set decorations and costumes will be designed by the artist. his work is in the private collections of pompidou centre, saatchi Gallery, as well as various contemporary art museums in belgium, denmark, france, Japan and the United states. 

  • German court acquitted the artist for Nazi salute Link

    German court acquitted the artist for Nazi salute

    LENTA.RU August 15, 2013
  • Jonathan Meese: Link

    Jonathan Meese: "Art does not need artists»

    Irina Kulik, ARTCHRONIKA March 1, 2013
  • Program: Exhibition of Jonathan Meese in Red October Gallery Link

    Program: Exhibition of Jonathan Meese in Red October Gallery

    TV Moscow 24 February 25, 2013
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    "I love all Japanese: samurai, manga, food, dolls, sexy". Jonathan Meese talk about exhibition, Japanese culture.

    Alexandra Novozhenova, Afisha Gorod February 21, 2013
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    Jonathan Meese: "Art is a product of metabolism"

    Sonia Spielberg, Moscow News February 21, 2013
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    Jonathan Meese: "When I was child I played in the samurai, and now I play in the arts"

    Elena Verkhovskaya, Interview Russia February 21, 2013
  • REGINA Gallery take part in the Art 43 Basel Link

    REGINA Gallery take part in the Art 43 Basel

    Dasha Gorshkova, Buro 24/7 June 8, 2012
  • Performa Playbill: Jonathan Meese Link

    Performa Playbill: Jonathan Meese

    Nana Asfour, Art in America November 11, 2011