Matt Mullican


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BIOGRAPHY

1951 Born in Santa Monica, CA.
Lives and works in Berlin and New York.

EDUCATION

1974 BA, California Institute of the Art, Valencia.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018
• Pirelli Hangar Bicocca, Milan. Space: NAVATE. (April- September)

2017
• Mai 36, Zurich, Switzerland. Matt Mullican. (3 November- 23 December)

2016
• The Kitchen, New York. Matt Mullican: That Person and That World. (18 – 19 November)
• Kunsthalle Vogelmann, Heilbronn, Germany. Nothing Should Exist. (6 November 2016 – 19 February 2017)
• Peter Freeman, Inc., New York. Pantograph. (3 November – 17 December 2016)
• Camden Arts Centre, London. The Sequence of Things. (30 September 2016 – 8 January 2017)
• Kunstmuseum Winterthur, Switzerland. Nothing Should Exist. (11 June – 16 October 2016)
• Capitain Petzel, Berlin. Between. (11 March – 16 April 2016)

2015
• ProjecteSD, Barcelona. The Meaning of Things. (1 October–14 November 2015)
• Galerie Micheline Szwajcer, Brussels. Matt Mullican. (7 February–14 March 2015)

2013
• Museo Tamayo, Mexico City. That World. (23 October 2013 – 20 April 2014)
• Galerie Nelson-Freeman, Paris. Collecting for the studio – Collecting 1959-2013.
(14 September – 9 November)
• Spazio Culturale Antonio Ratti, Como, Italy. The Meaning of Things. (6 July – 6 September)
• ProjecteSD, Barcelona. The Umbrella Corner 5/6. (19 March – 25 April)

2012
• Mai 36 Galerie, Zürich. Who feels the most pain in the five worlds. (9 June – 27 July)
• Helga Maria Klosterfelde, Berlin. Editions 1986-2012. (28 April – 1 September)
• Klosterfelde Gallery, Berlin. Two into One becomes Three. (27 April – 30 June)
• Galerie Micheline Szwajcer, Anvers, Belgium. Recent Works. (22 March – 5 May)

2011
• ProjecteSD, Barcelona. City. (22 November 2011 – 18 February 2012)
• Tracy Williams, Ltd., New York. Behind That Person. (3 November – 22 December)
• Haus der Kunst, Munich. Organizing the world. (10 June – 11 September)
• Galerie Daniel Blau, Munich. (9 June – 14 October)
• Jan Van Eyck Academie, Maastrich, Netherlands. Work in Residence #2 & #3.

2010
• Culturgest, Lisbon. For the blind man in the dark room looking for the black cat that isn’t there.
• Jan Van Eyck Academie, Maastricht, Netherlands. Work in Residence #1.
• Kröller Müller Museum, Otterlo, Netherlands.

2009
• Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Lisbon, Portugal. (22 October – 21 November)
• Frac Ile-de-France, Paris. Planet of Signs: Concrete Erudition 1. (10 September – 15 November)
• GAK, Bremen, Germany. City as a Map (of ideas). (29 August – 15 November)
• Plug in ICA, Winnipeg, Canada. (27 July – 22 August).
• Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich, Switzerland. Cosmology. (4 April – 23 May)
• Galerie Nelson-Freeman, Paris. Five x Five. (7 March – 11 April)
• Galerie Johann Widauer, Innsbruck, Austria. (March – June)
• Stuk Kunstencentrum, Leuven, Belgium. Playground.

2008
• Johanniterkirche Feldkirch, Austria. Shooting Inside. (17 October – 27 December)
• Karsten Schubert, London. Combination of the Two. (8 October – 14 November)
• Klosterfelde, Berlin. Subject Driven. (6 September – 25 October)
• ProjecteSD, Barcelona. Notating Cosmology. (23 May – 31 July)
• Galerie Micheline Szwajcer, Antwerp, Belgium. (13 March – 3 May)
• Athletik Zentrum, St. Gallen, Switzerland.

2007
• Georg Georg Kargl Fine Arts, Vienna. (9 November 2007 – 5 January 2008)
• Tate Modern, London. Performance: Under Hypnosis. (27 January)

2006
• Helga Maria Klosterfelde, Berlin. Editions and Multiples. (2 November 2006 – 27 January)
• Galerie Daniel Blau, Munich. Direct Cast. (5 May – 23 June)
• Tracy Williams Ltd, New York. Works from the 70's and 80's. (2 May – 21 June)
• Christina Guerra, Lisboa. Room Number 4. (3 May – 3 June)
• Christine Burgin, New York. Three Suitcases of Love, Truth, Work and Beauty. (26 January – 11 March)
• Lentos Kunstmuseum Linz, Linz, Austria. Performance MODEL BEHAVIOR mit MATT MULLICAN.
• ProjecteSD, Barcelona. Breaking up is hard to do.
• Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich. Talking the Talk, walking the walk.
• Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, Germany. A guest at the Stuttgart Airport.
• Museion, Bolzano, Italy. Kunst auf der Baustelle / Art in Architecture Project.

2005
• O.K Centrum für Gegenwartskunst, Linz, Austria.
• Klosterfelde, Berlin. Two Rooms Learning from That Person's Work.
• FRAC Picardie, Amiens, France. Mullican World.
• The Ludwig Museum, Cologne, Germany. Learning from that Person’s Work.
• Kallmann-Museum, Ismaning, Germany. Topiary.
• Galerie Nelson, Paris. Love, Work, Truth and Beauty. (10 September – 22 October)

2004
• Mai36 Galerie, Zurich. Computer Generated Landscapes.
• De Singel International Arts Campus, Antwerp, Belgium. The Highway is the Audience.
• BASE Progetti per l'arte, Florence. About five videos and some banners.
• Tracy Williams, Ltd, New York. Nothing Should Exist. (16 September – 30 October)

2003
• Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Lisbon. Recent Works. (23 May – 28 June)

2002
• Johann Widauer, Innsbruck, Austria.
• Mai36 Galerie, Zurich, Switzerland.
• Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, Switzerland. 2001 More Details from an Imaginary Universe.
• Klosterfelde, Berlin, Germany. Psycho-Set.
• Krefelder Kunstmuseen, Krefeld, Germany.
• Galleria Massimo De Carlo, Milan.
• Galerie Nelson, Paris.

2000
• Brooke Alexander Gallery, New York. Drawings 1970-2000). (26 May – 31 July)
• LACE, Los Angeles. The Corner's Corner. (5 May – 7 July)
• Galerie Georg Kargl Fine Arts, Vienna. (4 February – 31 March)
• Galerie Brigitte Trotha, Frankfurt.
• Murray Guy, New York. Bulletin Boards.
• Henry Urbach Architecture, New York. Informations.
• Galerie Daniel Blau, Munich. Physical Experiment.
• Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich. The Table of Elements.
• Museu de Arte Contemporãnea de Serralves, Porto. Mullican Frame: More Details from an Imaginary Universe. Exhibition travelled: The Museum of Modern Art Oxford; Fundació Antoni Tàpies, Barcelona; Kunstverein St.Gallen Kunstmuseum St.Gallen, St. Gallen; Krefelder Kunstmuseum, Krefeld; Museion, Bolzano.

1999
• Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Munich. Mullican Frame: More Details from an Imaginary Universe.
• Contemporary Art Museum, St. Louis.

1998
• Stedeljik Museum, Schiedam, Netherlands.
• Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich.
• Marian Goodman Gallery, Paris.
• Brooke Alexander Gallery, New York. New Edinburgh Encyclopedia: The Paintings, 1991-1997.
(31 January – 28 March)
• Brooke Alexander Gallery, New York. Under Hypnosis 1996. (31 January – 28 March)

1997
• Office Tower Manhattan Center, Brussels. Under Hypnosis.
• Galerie Daniel Blau, Munich.
• Helga Maria Klosterfelde, Hamburg, Germany.
• Wolfsberg Executive Development Centre, Ermatingen, Switzerland.
• Massimo de Carlo, Milan.
• Bard College, Center for Curatorial Studies, Annandale-on Hudson, New York.
• Stedelijk van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, Netherlands.
• Kunstverein, Arnsberg, Germany.

1996
• Janice Guy, New York. Works on Paper.
• Roomade, Brussels. Under Hypnosis.
• Galerie Michael Cosar, Dusseldorf, Germany.
• Centre for Contemporary Art, Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, Poland.
• Museum Friedericianum, Kassel, Germany. Matt Mullican/Philippe Thomas.

1995
• Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich. New Works.
• National Galerie, Berlin.
• IVAM, Centro Julio Gonzalez, Valencia.
• Daniel Blau, Munich.
• Domaine de Kerguehennec, Bignan, France. Synaxis (mit Per Kirkeby).

1994
• Kunstverein in Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany.
• Wiener Secession, Vienna, Austria.

1993
• Kunstmuseum Luzern, Lucerne, Switzerland.
• Massimo de Carlo, Milan.
• Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati.
• Graphische Sammlung der ETH, Zurich.

1992
• Galerie Metropol, Vienna.
• Architektur Forum, Zurich.
• Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery, Los Angeles.
• Texas Gallery, Houston.
• Fondation pour l'architecture, Brussels.
• Galerie Ghislaine Hussenot, Paris.
• Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara.
• Contemporary Art Museum, University of South Florida, Tampa.
• Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York.
• Galerie Metropol, Vienna.

1991
• Galerie Fahnemann, Berlin, Germany
• Mai 36 Galerie, Lucerne, Switzerland. Mullican/Weiner: In the Crack of the Dawn.
• De Appel, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
• Rijksmuseum Kroeller-Mueller, Otterlo, Netherlands.
• Brooke Alexander Gallery, New York.
• Weatherspoon Art Gallery, Greensboro.

1990
• Ecole Régionales Supérieur d'Expression Plastique, Tourcoing, France.
• List Art Center, M.I.T., Boston. The M.I.T. Project.
• Galeria Atlantica, Porto, Portugal.
• Magasin - Centre d'art contemporain, Grenoble, France.
• Portikus, Frankfurt, Germany.

1989
• Mario Diacono Gallery, Boston.
• Galerie Albert Baronian, Brussels.
• Galerie Bruges La Morte, Bruges.
• Oregon Art Institute, Portland.
• Western Gallery, Western Washington State University, Bellingham.
• Museum of Modern Art, New York. Projects.
• Galerie Ghislaine Hussenot, Paris.
• Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery, Los Angeles.
• Fuller/Gross Gallery, San Francisco.
• Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture, Garden, Washington. Works.

1988
• Lawrence Oliver Gallery, Philadelphia.
• Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Canada. Untitled, 1986-87.
• Bath International Festival, Artside Gallery, Bath, England.
• Riverside Studios, London. Matt Mullican: Photographs and Posters.
• Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati.
• Mai 36 Galerie, Lucerne, Switzerland.
• Michael Klein Inc. New York.
• Helga Maria Klosterfelde, Hamburg, Germany.

1987
• Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas. Concentrations 15.
• Fuller Goldeen Gallery, San Francisco.
• Goldie Paley Gallery, Moore College of Art, Philadelphia. Banners, Monuments and the City.
• Michael Klein Inc, New York.

1986
• The Clocktower, New York.
• Michael Klein Inc, Amsterdam.
• The Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse.

1985
• Galerie Tanja Grunert, Cologne, Germany.
• Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery, Los Angeles.
• McIntosh/Drysdale Gallery, Washington.

1984
• Galerie Schellman & Klüser, Munich.
• The Queens Museum, Queens.
• Centre d'art contemporain, Geneva.
• Mary Boone/Michael Werner Gallery, New York.

1983
• Texas Gallery, Houston.
• Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston.

1982
• Mary Boone Gallery, New York.
• Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris.
• Luigi di Ambrogi, Milano.
• Institut Franco-Americain, Rennes, France.

1981
• Galerie Tanja Grunert, Stuttgart, Germany.
• Galleria Saman, Genoa, Italy.

1980
• Mary Boone Gallery, New York.

1979
• Foundation for Art Resources, Los Angeles.
• The Kitchen, New York.

1978
• Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax, Nova Scotia.
• The Kitchen, New York.

1976
• Artists Space, New York.

1973
• Project Inc. Boston.


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017
• Skulptur Projekt, Münster, Germany. Skulptur Projekte Münster 2017. (10 June – 6 August 2017)
• Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, Detroit, Michigan United States. 99 Centsor Less. (19 May - 6 August)
• Palazzo Fortuny, Venice, Italy. Intuition, curated by Daniela Ferretti and Axel Vervoodt. (13 May – 26 November)
• Museum of Modern Art, New York, United States. 7 x 7: Now Pictures Why, participating in talk as part of Louise Lawler’s exhibition WHY PICTURES NOW. (4 May)
• Murray Guy, New York. Final Exhibition. (10 January – 4 February 2017)
• IAC Villeurbanne, France. 2006 Immersions 2016. (2 December 2016 – 12 February 2017)
• MRAC, Serignan, France. Flatland/ Abstractions Narratives #1. (6 November 2016 – 19 February 2017)
• ERES Stiftung, Munich, Germany. Ich Ist Eine Ego-Maschine. (12 October 2016 – 4 March 2017)
• Espaco Novo Banco, Lisbon, Portugal. Da Fuga e do Encontro: Inversoes do Olhar
(4 April 2016 – 30 March 2017)

2016
• Anton Kern Gallery, New York. Implosion 20: Celebrating 20 Years. (10 November – 22 December)
• Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts, Paris. ExtraNatural: A voyage of initiation through the collection of the Beaux-Arts de Paris. (18 May – 14 July 2016)

2015
• Pavillon de L’Arsenal, Paris. Dimensions Variables: Artists and Architecture. curated by Didier Gourvennec Ogor and Gregory Lang. (15 October 2015 – 16 January 2016)
• Museum Brandhorst, Munich. Painting 2.0: Expression in the Information Age. Curated by Achim Hoch Hochdörfer, David Joselit, and Manuela Ammer. (14 November 2015 – 30 April 2016) Exhibition travelled: Mumok, Vienna, Austria. (2 June – 6 November 2016)
• 21er Haus, Vienna. Flirting with Strangers. Encounters with Works from the Collection.
(9 September 2015 – 31 January 2016)
• Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA. Apparition: Frottages and Rubbings from 1870 to Now. Curated by Allegra Pesenti. (7 Feb – 31 May 2015). Exhibition travelled: Menil Collection, Houston, TX
(11 September 2015 – 3 January 2016)
• De Kabinetten van De Vleeshall, Middleburg, Netherlands. The Registry of Promise: The Promise of Literature, Soothsaying and Speaking in Tongues. (25 January – 29 March)

2014
• The Hammer Museum, UCLA. Take it or leave it: Institution, Image, Ideology. (9 February – 18 May)

2013
• Centro Cultural, Tlatelolco, Mexico.
• Kunst-Werke, Berlin, Germany. Painting Forever! Keilrahmen. (18 September – 10 November)
• 5th Biennale Venice (Arsenal), Venice, Italy. The Encyclopedic Palace. (1 June – 24 November)

2012
• Institut Valencià d'Art Modern, Valencia, Spain. Total City. (3 May – 15 July)
• MCA, Chicago. This Will Have Been: Art, Love & Politics in the 1980's. (11 February – 3 June). Exhibition travelled: Walker Art Center, Minneapolis.
• Museum of Modern Art, New York. Print/Out. (19 February – 14 May)
• La Passerelle, Brest, France. The view from a volcano: the kitchen's soho years 1971-1985 (revisité).
(29 February – 28 April)
• Boston University Art Gallery, Boston. 100 Years of Performance. (19 January – 25 March)
• Villa Arson, Nice, France. L'Institut des archives sauvages.
• S3rd Hasselt Triennial, Hasselt, Belgium. Super Bodies.
• Carlier Gebauer Gallery, Berlin. The Poster Show.

2011
• Centre Pompidou-Metz, Metz, France. Erre, variations labyrinthinques. (12 September 2011 – 5 March 2012)
• Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles. Under the Big Black Sun: California Arts 1974-81.
(1 October 2011 – February 13 2012)
• Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, Netherlands. For Eindhoven - The City as Muse.
(3 September 2011 – 8 January 2012)
• Kunsthaus Graz, Austria. Measuring the World: Heterotopias and Knowledge Spaces in Art.
(11 June – 4 September)
• The Kitchen, New York. The View from a Volcano: The Kitchen's Soho Years, 1971-85. (30 June – 27 August)
• Edith-Russ-Haus für Medienkunst, Oldenburg, Germany. Wild Sky. (27 May – 14 August)
• MNAC, Bucharest, Romania. Architectures/Dessins/Utopies: Works from the Centre National des Arts Plastiques, Paris. (24 January – 20 April)
• Berlinaire Festival, Vooruit, Gent, Belgium. When the Circus Leaves Town. (8-9 April)
• Singapore Biennale 2011, Singapore. Open House.
• CaixaForum, Madrid, Spain. The Persistence of Geometry.
• Carpenter Center, Harvard University, Cambridge. FAX.
• Museum Liaunig Neuhaus, Austria. Realität und Abstraction. Figurative und expressive Kunst ab 1980.
• LAC, Narbonne, France. Playtime: Works from Klosterfelde Collection.
• Museu Colecçao Berardo, Lisbon, Portugal. Mappamundi.

2010
• 41 Cooper Gallery, New York. The Crude and the Rare. (19 October – 20 November)
• Kunstmuseum St.Gallen, Switzerland. Next Generation. (3 July – 31 October)
• Serpentine Gallery, London. The Serpentine Map Marathon: Maps for the 21st Century. (16-17 October)
• National Glass Centre, Sunderland, United Kingdom. The Glass Delusion. (21 May – 3 October)
• Temporäre Kunsthalle Berlin, Berlin. FischGrätenMelkStand. (2 July – 31 August)
• Hammer Museum, Los Angeles. Outside the Box: Edition Jacob Samuel 1988-2010. (23 May – 29 August)
• Renwick Gallery, New York. Held up By Columns. (8 July – 6 August)
• Susan Inglett Gallery, New York. Stairway to Heaven: Paul Mc Mahon, Matt Mullican, James Welling.
(9 June – 23 July)
• Vilma Gold, London. The Inhabitants. (14 March - 25 April)
• Georg Kargl Box and Georg Kargl Fine Arts, Vienna. Fine Line. (17 March – 24 April)
• Tannery Arts, Brunswick Wharf, London. Shudder at the Drawing Room. (21 January – 14 March)
• b-05 Kunst- und Kulturzentrum, Montabaur, Germany. Optical Shift - Illusion und Täuschung/Illusion and Deception.
• Klemens Gasser & Tanja Grunert, Inc., New York. Exquisite Corpse Project.
• Galerie Daniel Blau, Munich. Summer Show 2010: 20 Years Jubilee.
• Gwangju Biennale, South Korea. 10 000 Lives.
• Kunsthaus Grenchen, Germany. Amerikanische Grafik seit 1960-Aus Graphischen Sammlung der ETH Zurich.

2009
• S.M.A.K, Ghent, Belgium. Gagarin: The artist in their Own Words. (4 December 2009 – 14 March 2010)
• Le Plateau, Paris. La planète des signes (Erudition concrète 1). (10 September – 15 November)
• William Shearburn Gallery, St. Louis. Word. (25 September – 14 November)
• STUK Kunstencentrum, Leuven, Belgium. Playground Festival. (8 - 11 November)
• Beaufort03, Ostende, Belgium. (28 March – 4 October)
• MACBA, Barcelona. Time as Matter: MACBA Collection - New Acquisitions 22. (15 May – 31 August)
• The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The Pictures Generation, 1974-1984. (21 April – 2 August)
• Museum of Modern Art Dubrovnik, Croatia. American Printmaking since 1960.
• Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis. For the Blindman in the dark room looking for the black cat that isn't there. Exhibition travelled: Institute of Contemporary Arts, London; Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit; de Appel Arts Centre, Amsterdam; Culturgest, Lisbon.
• La Maison Rouge, Paris. Vraoum ! Trésors de la bande dessinée et art contemporain.
• University of the Arts, College of Art and Design, Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, Philadelphia. Drawing in the World.
• Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, New Orleans. Just What Are They Saying....
• Museum Rigionale di Messina, Italy. Twenty-Six Gasoline Stations ed altri libri d'Artista-Una Collezione.
• Innsbruck Contemporary, Innsbruck, Austria. Utopics IC.

2008
• Mitchell-Innes & Nash, New York. Indirect Object. (2 December 2008 – 10 January 2009)
• Centre Pompidou, Paris. Traces du sacré. (7 May – 11 August). Exhibition travelled: Haus der Kunst, Munich.
• Tracy Williams Ltd., New York. John Baldessari & Matt Mullican: Pong. (2 May – 28 June)
• De Appel, Amsterdam, Netherlands. Situations: The artist is a mysterious entertainer/Immovably Centred. \
(2 – 22 June)
• Whitney Musuem of American Art, New York. Whitney Biennial. (1 March – 27 May)
• Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia. The Puppet Show. Exhibition travelled: Santa Monica Museum of Art; Contemporary Museum Honolulu; Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston; Frye Art Museum, Seattle.
• Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, New York. SAND: Memory, Meaning and Metaphor.
• Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz, Liechtenstein. Knock, Knock, Knocking on Heaven's door.
• Den Haag Sculptuur, The Hague, Netherlands. Freedom.
• FRAC Champagne-Ardenne, Reims, France. La fête est permanente / The Eternal Network.
• Bienal de São Paolo, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
• Kunstmuseum Bochum, Germany. Vaduz The Message-The Medium as Artist.
• Städtische Galerie Erlangen, Germany. Sehen ganz nah end sehr fern.
• New Jerseyy, Basel, Switzerland. Cross/Cut: Team 404 & John Armleder.
• Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich, Switzerland. Xx (Desperately) trying to figure out the world.

2007
• Macba, Barcelona. A Theatre without Theatre. (16 November 2007 – 17 February 2008)
• The Power Plant Gallery, Toronto. Auto Emotion. (18 May – 19 August)
• Galerie Nelson, Paris. 25th Anniversary. (13 January – 23 February)
• James Cohan Gallery, New York. Cosmologies. (11 January – 10 February)
• Espace Henri Matisse, Creil, France. Traverser la ville.
• Gagosian Gallery, New York. Fit to Print.
• Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego. Diagrammatic Logic: Selections from the Collection.
• CCS Bard Hessel Museum, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York. Exhibitionism.
• Castillo/Corrales, Paris. HELLO GOODBYE THANK YOU.
• Artists Space, New York. REALLIFE Magazine: 1979-1990.
• Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz, Liechtenstein. Timeout! Art and Sustainability.
• Mambo, Bologna, Italy. Vertigo-The Century of off-media art from Futurism to the web.
• CGAC, Santiago de Compostella, Spain. Mapas, Cosmogonias e Puntos de Referencia.
• Model Arts and Niland Gallery, Sligo, Ireland. The Secret Theory of Drawings.

2006
• Museo Serralves, Porto, Portugal. The 80s: A Topology. (11 November 2006 – 15 April 2007)
• Centre Pompidou, Paris. Los Angeles 1955-1985: Naissance d'une capitale artistique. (8 March – 17 July)
• Drawing Room, London. The Secret Theory of Drawing.
• ISELP, Brussels. Picto(s).
• Maison Pour Tous Ste Savine, France. La mémoire, entre éternel et éphémère.
• FRAC Champagne-Ardenne, Reims, France.
• White Columns, New York. Looking Back.

2005
• ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany. Light Art from artificial light. (19 November 2005 – 6 August 2006)
• The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles. Ecstasy: In and About Altered States.
(9 October 2005 – 20 February 2006)
• Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris. Leçon Zéro. (10 September – 29 October)
• Tracy Williams, Ltd., New York. Traces Everywhere. (13 January – 26 February)
• Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington. Gyroscope.
• Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Germany. Funny Cuts-Cartoons und Comics in der zeitgenössischen Kunst.
• Aargauer Kunsthaus, Aargau, Switzerland. Wolkenbilder.
• Gallery 825, Los Angeles. Interchange 3.
• Brooke Alexander Editions, New York. Summer Group Exhibition.
• Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles. Tear Down This wall: Paintings from the 1980s.
• ZKM-Museum für Neue Kunst Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Germany. Lichtkunst aus Kunstlicht.
• KW institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin. The imaginary number.
• FRAC Poitou-Charentes, Angoulême, France. Contrée.
• Galerie nationale de la tapisserie, Beauvais, France. Trames contemporaines.

2004
• Kunstmuseum St.Gallen, Switzerland. Global World/Private Universe.
• Stampa, Basel, Switzerland. Herzog & De Meuron + Matt Mullican.
• Christine Burgin, New York. Your Fate, with Allan McCollum. (6 March – 24 April)
• Close by - Time Space Architecture, Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich.
• Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia. The Big Nothing.
• Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich. On Kawara, Ruff, Reis, Iglesias, César, Mullcan, Sugimoto.

2003
• Kunsteverein, Hamburg, Germany. MAPPING A CITY: HAMBURG- KARTIERUNG.
(22 November 2003 – 15 February 2004)
• Castle Gallery, College of New Rochelle, New York. Paradise/Paradox.
• Georg Kargl Fine Arts, Vienna. Re-Produktion 2.
• Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro. Degrees of Abstaction: Selections from the Weatherspoon's Permanent Collection.
• MAC-Musée d'Art Contemporain, France. Mouvements de fonds-Acquisitions 2002 du Fonds national d'art contemporain.

2002
• Galerie Daniel Blau, Munich. Manifeste, oder: Egroffenheit-was ist das? Frühe Standards seit 1960.
• Museyn De Beyers, Breda, Netherlands. Lets Wat Zoveel Kost, Is Alles Waard. 10 Nederlandse privé-collecties.
• Porin Taidemuseo, Pori, Finland. Tansformer.

2001
• O.K. Centrum fur Gegenwartskunst, Linz. L'Effet Larsen. Exhibition travelled: Casino Luxembourg, Forum d'Art Contemporain, Luxembourg.
• Project Ansitz Lowengang, Magre, Italy.
• Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York. Digital Printmaking Now.
• Ancien Musée de Peinture de Grenoble, Grenoble, France. Passions Partagées, collections privées d’art contemporain en Isère.

2000
• Galerie Massimo de Carlo, Milan. Projects.
• Ismaning 2000, Kallman-Museum Ismaning, Germany. Skulpturenpark.
• Museum Plantin- Moretus, Antwerp, Belgium. Orbis Terrarum: Ways of Worldmaking.
• Hellga Maria Klosterfelde, Hamburg, Germany. Editions and Multiples, 1990 – 2000.

1999
• Provinciaal Fotografie Museum, Antwerp, Belgium. Laboratorium. (27 June – 3 October)
• Alexander and Bonin Gallery, New York. 1999 Drawings.
• Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam. Utopia 2: Same Player Shoots Again.
• Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton. Souvenirs: Collecting, Memory, and Material Culture.
• Laboratorium, Antwerp, Belgium.
• Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna. Get together: Kunst als Teamwork.
• Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam. Stimuli.
• Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany. Video Virtuale Foto Fictionale.
• Edition Schellmann, New York. Wallworks.
• Georg Kargl Fine Arts, Vienna. Prepared.
• Version 4, Centre pour l'image Contemporaine, Geneva. Anticipation.
• Utrecht, Netherlands. Art in Utrecht seen from the Dom Tower.
• Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati. Text & Signifier.

1998
• Kunstverein in Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany. Fast Forward.
• Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem. Parallel Worlds.
• World Health Organisation Headquarters, Geneva. The Edge of Awareness. Exhibition travelled: United Nations Building; P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, New York; SESC de Pompeia, Sao Paolo; WHO, New Dehli.
• Tate Liverpool, Liverpool, England. Art Transpennine.
• Jubiläum der World Health Organization, Geneva. Art of the world, zum 50.
• Galerie Werkstatt, Reinach, Switzerland. Skulpturen und neue Medien.
• Festival Werft, Utrecht, Netherlands. Altered States.
• Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences, Amsterdam. Traces of Science in Art.
• Centro Culturale d'Arte, Pescara, Italy. Mostrato.
• Basilico Fine Arts, New York. Deep Thought.
• Version 4, Centre pour l'Image Contemporaine, Geneva. Anticipation.
• Vigeland Museum, Oslo, Norway. Pictures for the Blue Room.
• Kunstverein Arnsberg, Germany. Jahresgaben.
• European Cultural Month, Linz, Austria. Poseidon's Eye.
• Central Fine Arts, New York. Modular Composite.
• Galerie Maerz, Linz, Austria. Peripheral Aspects of Drawings.

1997
• Documenta X, Kassel, Netherlands. (21 June – 28 September)
• Kunstmuseum Luzern, Lucerne, Switzerland. Lost in Space.
• deSingel, Antwerp, Belgium. Urban Space Part 3.
• Deichtorhallen, Hamburg, Germany. Miniaturen.
• P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, New York. Heaven.
• SF MOMA, San Francisco. ICONS: Magnets of Meaning.
• Kunsthaud Bregrenz, Bregenz, Austria. 50 Positionen.

1996
• de Appel Arts Centre, Amsterdam. Hybrids.
• Kunstverein Munich. Spaced Out.
• Triple X Festival, Amsterdam. Fragmentie/Fragmentation.
• Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam. Under Capricorn.
• City Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand. The World Over.
• Le Magasin, Grenoble, France. Auto Reverse 2.
• Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich. How the Chicken Crossed the Road.
• FRAC Picardie, Amiens, France. New York City: Matt Mullican, Gerard Titus Carmel, Richard Tuttle.
• Nouveau Musée, Villeurbanne, France. Artistes/Architectes.
• Brooke Alexander, New York. Limited Edition Books since 1990.

1995
• Galerie Valleix, Paris. La Galerie est devenue rose.
• Neue Galerie am Landesmuseum Joanneum and Kunsthaus Graz, Austria. Pittura/lmmedia.
• Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris. Passions Privées—Art Moderne et Contemporain dans les Collections Particulières en France.
• Palais des Nations, Geneva. Dialogues de Paix.
• Burchfield-Penney Art Center, Buffalo State College, New York. 20 Years of Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center, 1975–1995.
• Detroit Institute of the Arts, Detroit. The Paine Webber Art Collection. Exhibition travelled: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; Minneapolis Institute of Arts; San Diego Museum of Art; Center for the Fine Arts, Miami.
• Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Gent, Belgium. US Corpus Delicti.

1994
• Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Munich. Rosebud: Jenny Holzer, Matt Mullican, Lawrence Weiner.
• Kunstmuseum, Wolfsburg, Germany. Tuning Up.
• Denver Art Museum, Denver; Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus. Landscape as Metaphor.
• Haags Centrum voor Aktuele Kunst, the Hague, Netherlands. The Ideal Place.
• Contemporary Art Museum, Houston. Out of this World.
• Saint-Gervais, Geneva, Switzerland. Version 1.0.
• Werkstatt Kollerschlag, Austria. Dokumentation Realisierter Projekte.
• Musée de Luxembourg, Paris. Dessiner une collection d’art contemporain: Oeuvres du Fonds régional d'art contemporain de Picardie.

1993
• Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway. Network: The Olympic Collection 94.
• Louisiana Museum of Modem Art, Humblebaek, Denmark. At the Edge of Chaos.
• Grosse Orangerie des Schlosses Charlottenburg, Berlin. First Europeans.
• Intercommunication 93, Shibuya BEAM Hall, Tokyo. Media Passage.
• Open Air Museum of Sculpture, Middelheim, Belgium. New Sculpture for Middelheim.
• New York. 42nd Street Art Project, organized by Creative Time.
• Kunsthalle Vienna. Binaera.
• Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Germany. Fire, Earth, Water.
• Musée d'Art Moderne et Contemporain, Strasbourg, France. Computerunterstützte Kunst.
• Gemeentemuseum, Arnhem, Netherlands. The Uncanny.

1992
• Kunsthalle und Kunstmuseum Basel, Switzerland. Transform: BildObjektSkulptur im 20. Jahrhundert.
(14 June – 27 September)
• Documenta IX, Kassel, Germany. (12 June – 20 September)
• Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York. c. 1980.
• Victoria Miro Gallery, London. Instructions and Diagrams.
• Serpentine Gallery, London. Like Nothing Else in Tennessee.
• Louver Gallery, New York. Overlay.
• Frost Art Museum, Florida International University, Miami. American Art Today: Surface Tension.
• Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago. Fifteenth Anniversary Exhibition.
• Whitney Museum of American Art, Downtown at Federal Reserve Plaza, New York. The Power of the City, The City of Power.
• Musée Sarret de Gronzon, Arbois, France. Excess in the Techno-Mediacratic Society.
• Gerald Peters Gallery, Dallas. Summer Stock.
• Città di Zoetermeer, Zoetermeer, Netherlands. Allocations / Art for a Natural and Artificial Environment.
• Brooke Alexander, New York. Sculpture and Multiples.
• Brooke Alexander, New York. Works on Paper.
• Musée des Beaux-Arts, Le Havre, France. Ceci n’est pas une image, Les Inconodules, l’Image aujourd’hui.
• Salle de la Légion d’Honneur, Saint Denis, France. Artifices.

1991
• Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery, Los Angeles.
• Dark DécorICI touring exhibition.
• Galerie XPO, Hamburg, Germany. Concept on Paper.
• New York. Geometric Considerations, Capital Cities and ABC.
• Galleria Comunale d’Arte Moderna, Bologna, Italy. Anninovanta.
• Josh Baer Gallery, New York. The Library.
• Galerie Bernd Klüser, Munich. Selected Works.
• Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington. Recent Acquisitions.
• Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles. Selections from the Permanent Collection, 1975–91.
• Systema Galleries, Baarn, Netherlands. Gran Pavese.
• RAND Corporation, Santa Monica. Selections from the Norton Family Collection.
• Sprengel Museum, Hannover, Denmark. Aussenraum Innenstadt.
• Le Fresnoy, Tourcoing, France. Les Arts Etonnants.
• Henry Ford III Gallery, Citibank, Long Island City. Zero Gravity.
• Espace Diderot, Rese, France. Un Art des Machines?.
• Michael Klein, Inc., New York. From the Train.

1990
• The First Tyneside International Festival, Newcastle, England. A New Necessity.
• Anders Tornberg Gallery, Lund, Sweden. About Round, Round About.
• Harcus Gallery, Boston. Works on Paper.
• New York Telephone Building, New York. Exchange of Information.
• Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee. Word as Image: American Art 1960–1990.
• Mai 36 Galerie, Lucerne, Switzerland. Selected Prints and Multiples.
• Werkstatt Kollerschlag, Kollerschlag, Austria. We Produce, We Show.
• Kunstborden, the Hague, Netherlands.
• Galerie Eric Franck, Geneva, Switzerland. Le Cabinet d’un Amateur d’Art.
• Ponton Temse ’90, Temse, Belgium.
• Galerie Antoine Candeau, Paris. All Quiet on the Western Front.
• Ecole Regionale Superieur d'Expression Plastique; Musee des Beaux-Arts, Tourcoing, France. Le Diaphane.
• Le Cargo, Grenoble, France.
• Michael Klein, Inc., New York. Preview.

1989
• Harcus Gallery, Boston. Altered States.
• Linda Farris Gallery, Seattle. New York Artists.
• Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, Cleveland. Words and Images—Seven Corporate Commissions.
• Stedman Art Gallery, Rutgers University, New Brunswick. Conspicuous Display.
• Didactic Gallery, Plano. Messages.
• Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles. A Forest of Signs.

1989
• Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. Biennial Exhibition.
• Montclair Art Museum, Montcliar. Art of the Eighties—from the Collection of the Chemical Bank.
• Centre d’Art Contemporain, Geneva, Switzerland. Hommage à la Declaration Universelle des Droits de L'Homme.
• Kent Fine Art, New York. Public Domain.
• Frederick S. Wight Art Gallery, UCLA, Los Angeles; Joslyn Museum of Fine Art, Omaha; Neuberger Museum, • SUNY Purchase, New York; Akron Art
• Museum, Akron. Selected Works from the Frederick R. Weisman Foundation.
• Kunst Rai ’89, Amsterdam. 32 Portraits: Photography in Art.
• Queens Museum, New York. Remembering the Future: The New York World’s Fairs from 1939 to 1964.
• Galerie Thaddeus Ropac, Salzburg, Austria. The Silent Baroque.
• Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. Image World: Art and Media Culture.
• Brooklyn Museum, New York. Projects and Portfolios: The 25th National Print Exhibition.
• Castello Svevo, Bari, Italy. Sculture da Camera.
• Daniel Newburg Gallery, New York. Drawings.
• Brooke Alexander Editions, New York. Benefit for the Wooster Group.
• Johnson Gallery, University of New Mexico Art Museum, Albuquerque. Mullican + Mullican.
• Kent Fine Art, New York. Troy Brauntuch, Matt Mullican, James Welling.
• Fawbush Gallery, New York. Drawing.

1988
• Galerie De Lege Ruimte, Bruges, Belgium. Group Exhibition.
• Curt Marcus Gallery, New York. Works on Papers.
• Centre d’Art Contemporain, Geneva, Switzerland. Sculptures de Chambre.
• Lawrence Oliver Gallery, Philadelphia.
• Lorence Monk Gallery, New York. Life Like.
• Centre Culturel de l’Albigeois, Albi, France. Mages et Images, Cimaise et Portique.
• Villa Arson, Nice, France.
• Centre National des Arts Plastiques, Paris. Ministere de la Culture et de la Communication.
• Schulman Sculpture Garden, Schulman Reality, White Plains. Desire Paths.
• Printing House Mart, Amsterdam. Betekenis.
• Fuller Gross Gallery, San Francisco. Matt Mullican, Annette Lemieux, Ericson/Ziegler.
• North Gatehouse, World Financial Center, New York. The New Urban Landscape.
• Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago. The Inside and the Outside.

1987
• Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Avant-Garde in the Eighties.
• Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris. L’Epoque, La Mode, La Morale, La Passion.
• First Bienal Internacional de Pintura, Museo del Arte Moderna, Cuerva, Ecuador. A Different Corner - Definition and Redefinition: Painting in America.
• Curt Marcus Gallery, New York. On Paper.
• Barbara Toll Fine Arts, New York. Monsters: The Phenomenon of Dispassion.
• Burnett Miller Gallery, Los Angeles. Wrinkled.
• Baskerville and Watson Gallery, New York. Schema.
• The Renaissance Society, University of Chicago; Newport Harbor Art Museum. CalArts: Skeptical Belief(s).
• Jamie Wolff Gallery, New York. Real Pictures.
• Asher/Faure Gallery, Los Angeles. Topology.
• Krygier/Landau Contemporary Art, Los Angeles. Systems.
• Münster, Germany. Skulptur Projekte.
• Cornerhouse, Manchester, United Kingdom. Wall Works.
• Kuhlenschmidt/Simon Gallery, Los Angeles. New Works.
• Galerie Bernd Klüser, Munich. Works on Paper.
• Galerie Ghislaine Hussenot, Paris. Signes des Temps.
• Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati. New Acquisitions.
• Texas Gallery, Houston. Works on paper.

1986
• 303 Gallery, New York. Vito Acconci, Nancy Dwyer, Matt Mullican.
• Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. Sacred Images in Secular Art.
• Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles. The Spiritual in Art: Abstract Painting 1890–1985.
• Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles. Individuals: A Selected History of California Artists, 1945–1985.
• Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, Cleveland. Emerging Artists.
• Lawrence Oliver Gallery, Philadelphia.
• Luhring, Augustine & Hodes Gallery, New York. Fortuyn/O'Brien, Lemieux, Mullican, Wool.
• Galleria Marilena Bonomo, Bari, Italy. Sculture da Camera.
• Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, Belgium. Au Coeur du Maelstrom.
• Centro Cultural de la Fundació Caixa de Pensiones, Barcelona;
• Sala de Exposiciones de la Fundación Caja de Pensiones, Madrid. Art and its Double: A New York Perspective.
• Carlo Lamagna Gallery, New York. Traps—Elements of Psychic Seduction.
• Kunstverein Munich, Germany. Geometria Nova: Helmut Federle, John M. Armleder, Matt Mullican, Gerwald Rockenschaub.
• Michael Klein, Inc., New York. Mary Carlson, James Casebere, Fortuyn/O’Brien, Matt Mullican.

1985
• Museum of Modem Art, New York. Made in India.
• Parc Lullin, Geneva, Switzerland. Promenades. (9 June – 22 September)
• New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York. Signs.
• Burnett Miller Gallery, Los Angeles. Wrinkled.
• Aorta, Amsterdam. Doppelgänger.
• Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta. Rounding up the Usual Suspects.
• Hallwalls, Buffalo. Past/Future Perfect.
• Knight Gallery, Spirit Square Arts Center, Charlotte. Drawings.

1984
• North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh. Drawing Exhibition.
• Bonnier Gallery, New York. Totem.
• Sidney Janis Gallery, New York. Modern Expressionists: From Pollock to Today.
• Baskerville and Watson Gallery, New York.
• Artists Space, New York. Tenth Anniversary Invitational.
• Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Germany. Idea.
• Koplan Gallery, Los Angeles.
• Mary Boone Gallery, New York. Drawings.
• Galerie Nächst St. Stephan, Vienna. Zeichen, Fluten, Signale. Neukonstruktiv und Parallel.

1983
• Stiftelsen Kalsvik, Stockholm. Ene International Samlung.
• Kunstmuseum, Lucerne; Württembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart, Germany. Back to the USA.
• Monique Knowlton Gallery, New York. Intoxication.
• Barbara Toll Fine Arts, New York. Modern Objects.
• Città di Genova, Italy. Notizie di lavoro d’Artista.

1982
• Mary Boone Gallery, New York. Ross Bleckner, Troy Brauntuch, Michael McClard, Matt Mullican, David Salle, Julian Schnabel, Gary Stephan, Robin Winters.
• Mary Boone Gallery, New York. Troy Brauntuch and Matt Mullican.
• Artists Space, New York. Return to Artists Space.
• Documenta VII, Kassel, Germany.
• Ronald Feldman Gallery, New York. Sweet Art.

1981
• The Kitchen, New York.
• Museo di San Agostino, Genoa, Italy. Idola: Inespressionismo Americano.
• School of Art and Design, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia. Exhibition.

1980
• Padiglione d'Arte Contemporanea, Milan. Horror Pleni—Give Me Time to Look: Pictures in New York Today.

1979
• 80 Langton Street, San Francisco. Masters of Love.

1977
• Hallwalls, Buffalo.

1974
• Project, Inc., Boston. Indian Summer.


PUBLICATIONS

2015
• Takahashi, Hisachika, and Marcia E. Vetrocq. Hisachika Takahashi: From Memory Draw a Map of the United States. (Hatje Cantz, 2015)

2010
• Three Star Press, Paris. 88 MAPS. Institut d'Art Contemporain, Villeurbanne, France. 12 by 2.

2008
• The Drawing Center, New York. A Drawing Translates the Way of Thinking.

2006
• Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany. Pictograms - The Loneliness of Signs

LECTURES

2017
• National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Elson Lecture Series: Matt Mullican. (Thursday, 2 March)

SELECTED COLLECTIONS

• Museum of Modern Art, New York
• Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
• Whitney Museum, New York
• Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
• San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco
• National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
• Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.
• The Brooklyn Museum, New York
• The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago
• The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
• Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando
• Portland Museum of Art, Portland, ME
• Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati
• Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo
• Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach
• Hood Museum of Art, Hanover
• Univeristy of Houston Public Art Collection, Houston
• University of Chicago Booth School of Business, Chicago
• Castello di Rivoli Museo d’Arte Contemporanea, Turin
• Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid
• Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona, Barcelona
• Kunstmuseum Luzern, Lucerne
• Museum Ludwig, Cologne
• Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris