Stefan Brüggemann
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Biography Exhibitions Collections Books

Solo exhibitions
2017
TAKE PUT AND ABANDON
Hauser & Wirth, Zürich, Switzerland
2016
TRASH
Fundació Gaspar, Barcelona, Spain

TO BE POLITICAL IT HAS TO LOOK NICE
Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela, Spain

STEFAN BRÜGGEMANN
Hauser & Wirth, NY, USA
2015
TIMELESS
Parra & Romero, Ibiza, Spain

PUDDLE PAINTINGS
Centro Roberto Garza Sada, Monterrey, Mexico

HEADLINES & LAST LINE IN THE MOVIES (PROTEST PAVILION)
GAM, Mexico City, Mexico
2014
HEADLINES & LAST LINE IN THE MOVIES (FLUORESCENT)
Independent Projects, NY, USA, Galeria Parra & Romero

THIS IS NOT AN EXIT
Parra & Romero, Madrid, Spain

1997-2014 TEXT PIECES
The Wall South Kensington, Queens Gate and Harrington Road, London, UK

HEADLINES AND LAST LINES IN THE MOVIES (PROTEST)
Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

YOU KEEP OUT OF THIS (PUDDLE PAINTINGS AND TEXT PIECE)
Murias Centeno Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal
2013
MONUMENTS FOR THE CEILING I-X
Proyectos Monclova, Mexico City, Mexico

TO BE TITLED
Jonathan Viner Gallery, London, UK

ON SOCIOLOGY (THE CIVILIZATION OF SPECULATION)
Mendes Wood DM Gallery at Pivo Copan building, Sao Paulo, Brazil
2011
UNTITLED (JOKE & DEFINITION PAINTINGS)
Yvon Lambert, Paris, France

THE WORLD TRAPPED IN THE SELF
(WINDOWS FOR MIRRORS)

Mies van der Rohe Pavilion, Barcelona, Spain

STEFAN BRÜGGEMANN
Galeria de Arte Mexicano, Mexico City, Mexico
2010
NO TIME, NO RETURN, NO TITLE
Villa du Parc, Centre d´Art Contemporain, Annemasse, France

TWISTED INSIDE-OUT T-SHIRT
Acne Studios, White Art/T-Shirt Project

PERMANENT PRODUCTION OF EXCESS (RED, GREEN, BLUE)
Parra & Romero, Madrid, Spain

SHOW TITLES (AUDIO)
Kunsthalle Lissabon, Lisbon, Portugal

REVERSED INVERTED
1/9 Unosunove Arte Contemporanea, Rome, Italy

HEADLINES & LAST LINE IN THE MOVIES
Yvon Lambert Gallery, NY, USA
2009
NO,NO,NO,NO,NO,NO,NO,NO,NO,NO
SAPS Sala de Arte Pùblico Siqueiros, Mexico City, Mexico

(SIGNS THAT BECOME ABSTRACTIONS, ABSTRACTIONS THAT BECOME SIGNS)
NP3, Groningen, Netherlands

STEFAN BRÜGGEMANN
Yvon Lambert, Paris, France

MONDAY
Sies&Hoeke Gallery, Dusseldorf, Germany
2008
NO PROGRAMME, NO CONTEXT, NO SYSTEM, NO EXPLANATION,
NO CONTENT, NO NOTHING

Curated by Eva Gonzalez Sancho, Frac Bourgogne, Bourgogne, France

THE FALL
Stefan Brüggemann with Dr. Atl, Bloomberg Space, London, UK

BLACK BOX
Kunsthale Bern, Bern, Switzerland

SOAP BOX (A DECORATIVE FORM OF NIHILISM)
Curated by Aileen Corkery, Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, UK
2007
OBLITERATION SERIES
Blow de la Barra Gallery, London, UK

A PRODUCTION OF NOTHING
The Lift, Madrid, Spain
2006
STEFAN BRÜGGEMANN
I-20 Gallery, NY, USA

NO
Galeria de Arte Mexicano, Mexico City, Mexico
2005
FIVE TEXT PIECES
Blow de la Barra Gallery, London, UK
2004
STEFAN BRÜGGEMANN
I-20 Gallery, NY, USA

STEFAN BRÜGGEMANN
Galeria de Arte Mexicano, Mexico City, Mexico
2003
STEFAN BRÜGGEMANN
Galeria de Arte Mexicano, Mexico City, Mexico

STEFAN BRÜGGEMANN
I-20 Gallery, NY, USA
2002
CAPITALISM AND SCHIZOPHRENIA
Off-Site Project, ICA, London, UK

STEFAN BRÜGGEMANN
Galeria de Arte Mexicano, Mexico City, Mexico

AGAINST INTERNATIONAL STANDARDS
24/7 Gallery, London, UK
2001
THOUGHTS ARE PRODUCTS
Private Collection, NY, USA

THIS IS NOT SUPPOSED TO BE HERE
Museum of Installation, London, UK

UNPRODUCTIVE
O.P.A, Guadalajara, Mexico
2000
BLACK BUILDING
Mexico City, Mexico

WALLPAPER
Site-specific project, Wallpaper, Mexico City, Mexico
1999
PARKING LOT
Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico City, Mexico
1998
OPENING
Museum of Installation, London, UK

TEXTO REGINA
51-3er Piso, Mexico City, Mexico

LABELS
Site-specific window installation, Saint Martins School of Art & Design, London, UK
1997
SPECIFIC CONTEXTUAL ACTIONS
Galeria Cruce, Madrid, Spain (CAT)

FUNCTION AND DYSFUNCTIONS
Site-specific project, Reyna #141, Mexico City, Mexico
1996
GRAMMAR
Art Deposit, Mexico City, Mexico
1994
I HAVE TO FIND BEFORE MY EYES DO
Stefan Haupt Gallery, Berlin, Germany (CAT)
Group exhibitions
2015
GO IN PUBLIC THE CATTELAIN COLLECTION.
Curated by Sebastian Montaboniel, Sheffield Museum, Sheffield, UK
2014
SED TANTUM DIC VERBO (JUST SAY THE WORD)
Curated by Glenn O´Brien, BlainSouthern Gallery, Berlin, Germany

FIRST THE PLEASURE, THEN THE THESIS
Clint Roenisch Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2013
CONFUSION IN THE VAULT
Museo Jumex, Mexico City, Mexico

TOPODENDROPHILIA
Curated by Pablo Leon de la Barra, Pillar Corrias Gallery, London, UK

WRITING ON THE WALL
Jonathan Viner Gallery, London, UK

AN EXHIBITION (STEFAN BRUGGEMANN, LAWRENCE WEINER, CAREY YOUNG)
The Holden Gallery, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, UK

TECTONIC
The Moving Museum, DXB Dubai, UAE

AN EXHIBITION WITHOUT TEXT
Curated by Mathieu Copland, Jeu de Paume, Paris, France
2012
NOW HERE IS ALSO NOWHERE
Curated by Luis Croquer, Henry Art Gallery University of Washington, Seatle, USA

LE CONFORT MODERNE
Curated by Mathieu Copland, Poiters, France

FIRST ACT
Museo de Arte Contemporaneo Rufino Tamayo, Mexico City, Mexico

NEON. LA MATERIA LUMINOSA
Marco Museo D’arte Contemporanea, Rome, Italy

MISREPRESENTATION MISTAKE AND NON DISCLOSURE
Curated by Marina Kurikhina, L34 Hoxoton Sq, London, UK

NEON. WHO´S AFRAID OF RED, YELLOW AND BLUE
La Maison Rouge, Paris, France

PORT
Curated by Lindsay Jarvis, Galeria Nuno Centeno, Port, Portugal

GRAPHOLOGY
Curated by Edwin Carels, The Drawing Room, London, UK
2011
IMMATERIAL
PADDLE8.COM, NY, USA

MY COMMUNISM
Shangai, China

INCIDENTS OF MIRROR TRAVEL IN YUCATAN AND ELSEWHERE
Curated by Pablo León de la Barra, Museo Rufino Tamayo, Mexco City, Mexico

COMERCIAL BREAK
Curated by Neville Wakefield, Garage Project, 54th Venice Biennal, Venice, Italy

WIT
Curated by Glenn O´Brien, PADDLE8.COM, NY, USA

LECTURA DE UNA REALIDAD, ROBERT BARRY, STEFAN BRUGGEMANN, DAVID LAMELAS
Galeria Parra & Romero, Madrid, Spain

L'INSOUTENABLE LÉGÈRETÉ DE L'ÊTRE
Yvon Lambert, Paris, France
2010
ART MOVES
3rd Iinternational Festival of Art on Billboards, Torun, Poland

THE ISLAND
Curated by Shamim Momim (LAND) (0HWOW), Art Basel, Miami, USA

SHADOWED BY THE FUTURE
Instituto Cervantes, Sao Paulo, Brazil

TO THE ARTS, CITIZENS!
Curated by Oscar Faria & Joa Fernandes, Fundacion Serralves, Porto, Portugal

I´M NOT HERE. AN EXHIBITION WITHOUT FRANCIS ALŸS
De Appel, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2009
WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE
Selections from La Coleccion Jumex, Bass Museum, Miami, USA (CAT)

MAKING OF ART
Curated by Martina Weinhart, Schrin Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany (CAT)

UNITED TECHNOLOGIES
Curated by Philippe Pirotte, Lismore Castle Art, Cork, Ireland, UK (CAT)

ESPECE D´ESPACE
Yvon Lambert Gallery, NY, USA
2008
USE OF TERM
Curated by Lisa Rosenthal, Centro Cultural Monte Hermoso, Vitoria, Spain

LOOKS CONCEPTUAL OR HOW I MISTOOK A CARL ANDRE FOR A PILE OF BRICKS
Curated by Kiki Mazzucchell, Galeria Vermelho, Sao Paolo, Brazil

PRESENT
Blow de la Barra, London, UK
2007
SHALLOW
Curated by Stefan Brüggemann, I-20 Gallery, NY, USA

SOCIAL SCULPTURE
Curated by Julie Rodrìguez Widholm, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, USA (CAT)

CLEARLY INVISIBLE
Curated by Filipa Ramos, Centre d`Art Santa Monica, Barcelona, Spain

EXHIBITIONS RUINS / EMOTIONAL LANDSCAPES
Safan, Reykjavik, Iceland
2006
WE HAVE THE DUCHAMP
Curated by Stefan Brüggemann and Mario García Torres, Galeria de Arte Mexicano, Mexico City, Mexico

NOTHING
Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany

OFF
Blow de la Barra, Galleries Show, Extra City, Antwep, Belgium

DRAW A STRAIGHT LINE AND FOLLOW IT
Curated by Anna Gray, Bard College, NY, USA

BECK’S FUTURES 2006
ICA, London, UK

L´EXPOSICION QUI N´EXISTE PAS
Museé d´Art Moderne Contemporain, Genéve, Switzerland
2005
THIS PEACEFUL WAR
Curated by Francis McKee, Tramway, Glasgow, UK

(MISUNDERSTANDINGS)
Curated by Stefan Brügemann, Galeria de Arte Mexicano, Mexico City, Mexico (CAT)
2004
LA COLMENA
Curated by Guillermo Santamaria, La Colecciòn Jumex, Mexico City, Mexico
2003
THE DISTANCE BETWEEN ME AND YOU
Lisson Gallery, London, UK

PR,02 EN RUTA
M&M Proyectos, Puerto Rico, USA (CAT)

TO BE POLITICAL IT HAS TO LOOK NICE
Curated by Pablo León de la Barra, Apexart, NY, USA (CAT)

DOCUMENTO RECUPERADO
Curated by Mario Garcia Torres, O.P.A., Guadalajara, Mexico

PRAGUE BIENNIAL 1
Curated by Helena Kontova, Prague, Czech Republic (CAT)
2002
SENSITIVE NEGOTIATIONS
Curated by Tayana Pimentel, Art Basel Miami, Miami, USA

THE ART WORLD'S NEW DARLING
Curaduría Express, S.A.I.S.C., Mexico City, Mexico

ZEBRA CROSSING
Curated by Magali Arriola, Haus de Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany (CAT)

DEMONSTRATION ROOM
Ideal House, Gallery 400, Chicago, USA

INTERGALACTIC CONVERSATIONS
Curated by Christiana de Melho, The Independent, Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool, UK
2001
DEMONSTRATION ROOM
Ideal House, NICC, Antwerp, Belgium

TENDENCIAS
Museo de Arte Moderno, Mexico City, Mexico (CAT)

VANISHING CITY
PROGRAMA Art Center, Mexico City, Mexico

LAS MOLESTIAS SON TEMPORALES
Curated by Mario García Torres, Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico City, Mexico

LA PERSISTENCIA DE LA IMAGEN
Artsonje Center, Seoul, Korea (CAT)

WHITE NOISE, WHITE SILENCE
PROGRAMA Art Center, Mexico City, Mexico

DEMONSTRATION ROOM
Ideal House, Apexart, NY, USA
2000
DEMONSTRATION ROOM
Casa Ideal, Museo Alejandro Otero, Caracas, Venezuela

2DO FESTIVAL DE ARTE SONORO
Ex Teresa Arte Actual, Mexico City, Mexico (CAT)

PROMO
Galería de Arte Mexicano, Mexico City, Mexico (CAT)

BOX PROJECT
Angel Row Gallery, Nottingham, UK (CAT)

BOX PROJECT
Turnpike Gallery, Manchester, UK

BOX PROJECT
Museum of Installation, London, UK
1999
MYSELF AND MY SURROUNDINGS
Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal, Canada

BAD PHOTOGRAPHER
Site-specific project, Encamera Studios, Mexico City, Mexico

BLIND SPOT, ART & IDEA
Curated by Eduardo Abaroa, Mexico City, Mexico

GROUP SHOW
Galeria de Arte Mexicano, Mexico City, Mexico (CAT)
1998
MADE IN MEXICO / MADE IN VENEZUELA
Art Metropole, Toronto, Canada (CAT)

REGINA 51-3ER PISO
Expoarte, Guadalajara, Mexico (CAT)

SONG 2
Zacatecas #89, Mexico City, Mexico
1997
OPENING TITLES
Art Deposit, Mexico City, Mexico

DOCUMENTOS
Art Deposit, Expoarte, Guadalajara, Mexico

NEW TEXTS FROM MEXICO CITY
Art Deposit, NY, USA

SITUACION CULTURALEMENTE CORRECTA
Museo de las Culturas Populares, Mexico City, Mexico
1996
ENVIROMEX
Art Deposit, Mexico City, Mexico

3RD MONTERREY BIENAL
Museo de Arte Monterrey, Monterrey, Mexico (CAT)

SIGNIFIERS
Art Deposit, Mexico City, Mexico