Jonathan Meese Biography
Exhibitions
Selected Works
Jonathan Meese born in 1970 in Tokyo, Japan. Lives and works in Berlin and Hamburg, Germany.
 
Solo shows:
2011
  • TOTALZESLBSTPORTRAIT. GEM Museum Voor Actuele Kunst. The Hague, Netherlands
  • Jonathan Meese. Totalste Graphik. Lyonel-Feininger Galerie. Quedlinburg, Germany
  • DIE HUMPTY-DUMPTY-MASCHINE DER TOTALEN ZUKUNFT. Alte Nationalgalerie. Berlin, Germany
  • St Neutralité (TOTALES BALLETT de LOLITADZIOZ). Galerie Daniel Templon. Paris, France
2010                     
  • Jonathan Meese: Sculpture. Museum of Contemporary Art Miami. Miami, USA
  • FANTOMASSOZ (TEMPIOZ de NEROZ). Santa Maria dei Servi. Città della Piève, Italy
  • 3 x C = Circussys Ceramicussus Caligolossoz (Once upon a time in Fort Knoxoz). CAC Malága. Malága, Spain
2009                    
  • BABY’KUNST’ (METABOLISM ROCK’S). REGINA gallery. Moscow, Russia
  • CASINOZ BABYMETABOLISMN (Put DR. NO’S MONEY in your mouth, Baby). Stuart Shave/Modern Art. London, UK
  • ERZSTAAT ATLANTISIS (Der Säugling «Meesi» juckt, die Nabelschnur zuckt, bis zum Sankt Nimmerleinstag, mampf, mampf, mampf…hmmmm [ACHTUNG]. Arp Museum. Remagen, Germany
2008 – 2009     
  • Metabolism. No Zen in Bronxen, You Atomic Human Toy. Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac. Salzburg, Austria
2008                                    
  • ALARM de ALARM (PROPAGANDA IN ALASKA). Mead Art Museum. Amherst, Massachusetts, USA
  • Jonathan Meese, 23. Januar 1970. Contemporary Fine Arts. Berlin, Germany
  • Marlene Dietrich in Dr. No's Ludovico Clinic (Dr. Baby's Erzland). Watermill Center. Southampton, UK
2007                     
2006                                    
  • Mama Johnny. Deichtorhallen. Hamburg, Germany; MAGASIN Centre National d'Art Contemporain. Grenoble, France
  • Sherwood Forest (with Jörg Immendorff). Frans Hals Museum / De Hallen. Haarlem, Netherlands
2005                    
  • Mor ( with Tal R). Statens Museum for Kunst. Kopenhagen, Denmark
  • Dr. Dracula. REGINA Gallery. Moscow, Russia
2004                    
  • Képi blanc, nackt. Schirn Kunsthalle. Frankfurt am Main, Germany
2003                    
  • Revolution. Kestnergesellschaft. Hannover, Germany
2001                     
  • Van Gogh 1924 (Selbstbildnis mit Spindel). GalerieKrinzinger. Vienna, Austria
2000                                    
  • Soldat Meese (Staatsanimalismus), Maldoror-Turm. Städtisches Museum Abteiberg. Mönchengladbach, Germany
  • aptaine Danjou - (Légion Étrangère) - Holzhand im Saalysm. Kunst-Werke. Berlin, Germany
1999  
  • Mr. Deltoid´s a.k.a. Urleandrusus - Sonnenallee - AHOI DE ANGST- FAIR WELL Good Bye. Neuer Aachener Kunstverein. Aachen, Germany
  • Wunderkammern: Erzreligion Blutlazarett/ Erzsöldner Richard Wagner / Privatarmee Ernte und Saat/ Waffe: Erzblut der Isis/ Nahrung: Bluterz. Frankfurter Kunstverein. Frankfurt am Main, Germany
  • Information - Erlösung - Wiederkehr/ Richard Wagners Privatarmee Lichterz. Kunsthalle Bielefeld.Bielefeld, Germany
Group Shows (selection):
2010                                     
  • Macht zeigen. Kunst als Herrschaftsstrategie. Deutsches Historisches Museum. Berlin, Germany
  • Contemplating the Void: Interventions in the Guggenheim Museum. Guggenheim Museum. New York, USA
  • Im Laufe der Zeit. Galerie Karlheinz Meyer. Karlsruhe, Germany
  • Omaggio a Gabriele d’Annunzio. Da Filippo Tommaso Marinetti a Luigi Ontani. Vittoriale degli Italiani. Gardone Riviera, Italy
2009                                    
  • 60 Jahre – 60 Werke – Kunst aus der Bundesrepublik Deutschland. Martin Gropius Bau. Berlin, Germany
2008                    
  • Bad Planet. Gary Tatintsian Gallery. Moscow, Russia
2007                                    
  • A Tribute – 35 years of the Essl Collection. Museum Essl. Klosterneuburg, Austria
2006                    
  • Full House – Gesichter einer Sammlung. Kunsthalle Mannheim. Mannheim, Germany
2005                    
  • The Triumph of Painting. Part II. The Saatchi Gallery. London, UK
  • Dionysiac. Centre Georges Pompidou. Paris, France
2005                                    
  • Styles und Stile. Aktuelle Malerei aus der Sammlung Scharpff. Goethe Institut Sofia. Sofia, Bulgaria
2004                    
  • The Boiler Room. The Saatchi Gallery. London, UK
 
 
Public collections:
AboutChangeCollection. Berlin, Germany
Arario Gallery. Seoul, South Korea
Art Gallery of Ontario. Toronto, Canada
Centre Pompidou. Paris, France
Essl Museum. Klosterneuburg, Austria
Hudson Valley Center of Art. Peekskill, New York, USA
Kunsthalle Bielefeld. Bielefeld, Germany
Musées de Strassbourg. Strassbourg, France
Rubell, Family Collections. New York, USA
Sammlung Boros. Berlin, Germany
Sammlung Falckenberg. Hamburg, Germany
Sammlung Goetz. München, Germany
Saatchi. London, UK
Statens Museum for Kunst. Kopenhagen, Denmark
Thyssen Bornemisza Art Contemporary. Vienna, Austria