Stephan Balkenhol
Stefan Balkenhol

Selected solo exhibitions

2017

Stephan Balkenhol. Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, Munich Germany
Stephan Balkenhol, Barcelona Gallery Weekend. Galería SENDA, Barcelona Spain

2016

Stephan Balkenhol. Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem, Belgium
Stephan Balkenhol – New Work. Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich, Switzerland
Stephan Balkenhol. Nosbaum & Reding, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Frieze New York 2016. Frieze Art Fair New York, New York City, NY, USA
Just Black And White. Galerie Klüser, Munich, Germany
Stephan Balkenhol: Sculptures and Reliefs. MMOMA, Moscow, Russia
Stephan Balkenhol. Jochen Hempel Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany

2015

Stephan Balkenhol – Lars Bohman Gallery, Stockholm
Stephan Balkenhol – Galerie Akinci, Amsterdam
Stephan Balkenhol – Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, Munich
Stephan Balkenhol – Johnen Galerie, Berlin

2014

Stephan Balkenhol – Galerie Löhrl, Mönchengladbach
Stephan Balkenhol – Galerie Forsblom, Helsinki
Stephan Balkenhol – Landesgalerie am Oberösterreichischen Landesmuseum, Linz
Stephan Balkenhol – Sculptures – Skulpturenpark Waldfrieden, Wuppertal
Stephan Balkenhol – Kunstmuseum Ravensburg, Ravensburg
Stephan Balkenhol – Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem
Stephan Balkenhol – Nosbaum&Reding, Luxembourg
Stephan Balkenhol – ARNDT Singapore, Singapore

2013

Universe – Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg
alles gut!, Holger Priess Galerie, Hamburg, Germany
Stephan Balkenhol, Galleria Monica De Cardenas, Milan, Italy
Stephan Balkenhol, Galerie Jochen Hempel, Leipzig, Germany
Stephan Balkenhol, Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, Munich, Germany
Stephan Balkenhol, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg, Austria
Stephan Balkenhol, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, England
Stephan Balkenhol, Johnen Galerie, Berlin, Germany
Stephan Balkenhol, Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich, Switzerland
Inauguration of the Wagner Memorial Sculpture, Leipzig, Germany
Big Head Column, Peggy Guggenheim Colletion, Venice, Italy
Galerie des Wetzlarer Kunstvereins, Wetzlarer, Germany
Sotheby’s, Beyond Limits: A Selling Exhibition, Chatsworth, Derbyshire, England

2012

New Works, Galerie Forsblom, Helsinki, Finland
Stephan Balkenhol, Deweer Gallery, Otegem, Belgium
Stephan Balkenhol in St. Elizabeth, St. Elizabeth Church, Kassel, Germany
A Sign in the Forum of Caesar – Stephan Balkenhol more and more, Valentina Bonomo Gallery, Rome, Italy
Unlimited Bodies – Corps Sans Limite, Palais d’Iéna, Paris, France

2011

Kunstforum Wuerth , Turnout, Belgium
Tomo Koyama Gallery , Kyoto, Japan
Art Statements Gallery, Hong Kong, SAR
Galerie Akinci, Amsterdam
Johnen Galerie, Berlin
Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, England

2010

Musée de Grenoble, Grenoble , France
Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich
Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem
Stephan Balkenhol: New Works – Lars Bohman Gallery, Stockholm
Nosbaum & Reding Art Contemporain, Luxembourg
Gary Tatintsian Gallery Inc., Moscow
Gary Tatintsian Gallery, New York City, NY
Galerie Forsblom, Helsinki
Monica De Cardenas – Milano, Milan

2009

Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris
Druckgrafik 1992-2008 – Kunstverein Augsburg e.V., Augsburg
Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, Munich
Glücksach – Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, Munich
Dogenhaus Galerie Leipzig, Leipzig
Druckgrafik 1992-2008 – Kunstverein Augsburg e.V., Augsburg
Galerie de l´ Erban, Nantes

2008

Deichtorhallen, Hamburg
Neue Arbeiten – Galerie Löhrl, Mönchengladbach
Stephen Friedman Gallery, London
Neue Abreiten – Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich
Galleria Valentina Bonomo – Arte Contemporanea, Rome

2007

Galleria Monica De Cardenas, Milano, Italy
Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo
Galeri Artist, Istanbul
MKM Museum Küppersmühle für moderne Kunst, Duisburg, Germany
Museum der Moderne, Salzburg, Austria
Galleri Lars Bohman, Stockholm, Sweden
Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, France
Stephan Balkenhol – Monica De Cardenas – Milano, Milan
New Works – Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem
New Work – Art Statements Gallery, Hong Kong, SAR
UMRAUM | Stephan Balkenhol | Architektur und Objekt – Wenzel-Hablik-Museum, Itzehoe
Galerie Forsblom, Helsinki
Johnen Galerie, Berlin
PAC – Padiglione d’Arte Contemporanea, Milan
Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris

2006

Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden / MKM Museum Küppersmühle für Moderne Kunst, Duisburg, Germany
Holzskulpturen und Bilder – Kunstverein Lippe – Lippische Gesellschaft für Kunst , Detmold
Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Baden-Baden
Museum der Moderne Salzburg Mönchsberg, Salzburg
New works – Galleri Bo Bjerggaard, Copenhagen
Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA

2005

The National Museum of Art, Osaka / Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, J; Tel Aviv Museum of Art, IL
Esculturas – Galería Pepe Cobo, Madrid
Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem
Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, Tokyo
Stephen Friedman Gallery, London (
the task of solitary man – Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv
Mann schwarz-weiß – Kunsthalle Göppingen, Göppingen
New Sculptures – Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg

2003

Stephen Friedman Gallery, London
Sprengel Museum, Hannover, Germany
Le Rectangle and Goethe Institute, Lyon, France
Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, USA
“Stephan Balkenhol und. . . “ Stadtische Galerie Fellbach, Germany
Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris

2002

Mai 36 Galerie, Zürich, Switzerland
“Stephan Balkenhol: Installation,” Landeshauptstadt Erfurt,
Stadtverwaltung, Erfurt,
Gallery Pepe Cobo, Sevilla
Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem, Belgium
Begegnungsstatte Kleine Synagoge Erfurt, Erfurt
Regen Projects, Los Angeles, USA
Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, München, germany
Galerie Löhrl, Mönchengladbach, Germany

2001

Dogenhaus Galerie, Leipzig, Germany
Galerie Monica DeCardenas, Milario
Kunstforum Baloise, Basel, Switzerland
C.G.A.C (Centre Galego de Arte Contemporaneo), Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg, Austria
OMR Gallery, Mexico-City, Mexico
Dorrie Priess Galerie. Hamburg, Germany
Barbara Wein Verlag/Galerie Berlin: S.B-Photographien
Fries Museum Leauwarden
Museum de bildenden Kunste Leipzig, Germany

2000

Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, USA
Galerie Johnen & Schottle, Köln, Germany
Kunstverein Oldenburg, Oldenburg, Germany
The Contemporary Arts Centre, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Bell Gallery, Brown University Providence, Rhoda Island, USA
St Louis Arts Center, St Louis , Missouri, USA
Monica de Cardenas, Milan, Italy
Centro Galego de Arte Contemporanéa, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg, Austria
Galeria OMR, Mexico City, Mexico
Galerie Mai 36, Zürich, Switzerland
Centre for Contemporary Art, Cincinatti, USA
Stephen Friedman Gallery, London
Galerie Löhrl, Mönchengladbach, Germany

1999

Galerie Akinci, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
BAWAG Foundation, Vienna, Austria
Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, France
Galleria Civica Di Arte Contemporanea, Trento, Italy
European Foundation for Sculpture, Parque Tournay Solvay, Brussels, Belgium
Galerie Löhrl, Berlin, Germany
Regen Projects, Los Angeles, USA
Sadler’s Wells Theatre, London

1998

Monica De Cardenas, Milan, Italy
Stephan Balkenhol, Skulpturen, Museum Kurhaus Kleve, Germany
Stephan Balkenhol, Skulpturen, Gerhard Marcks-Haus, Bremen, Germany
Stephan Balkenhol, Skulpturen, Von der Heydt Museum, Wuppertal, Germany

1997

Stephen Friedman Gallery, London
Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York
Galerie Johnen & Schöttle, Cologne, Germany

1996

Montreal, Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal, Canada
Strassbourg, C.E.A.A.C., France
Regen Projects, Los Angeles, California
“Stephan Balkenhol”, Saatchi Gallery, London

1995

Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, USA
Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, England
Smithsonian Institute, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC

1994

‘Stephan Balkenhol: Skulpturen und Zeichnungen’, Galerie Löhrl, Mönchengladbach,
Germany. Travelled to Kunstverein Wolfsburg, Germany
‘Stephan Balkenhol: Skulpturen’, Kunstraum Neue Kunst, Hannover, Germany
Galerie Akinci, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Musée Departmental d’Art Contemporain de Rochechoouart, France. Travelled to Musée des Beaux Arts, Haute-Normandie, France
Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin, Germany
Galerie D“rrie and Priess, Hamburg, Germany

1993

‘Stephan Balkenhol: Vier Männer auf Bojen’, Locations: Elbe, near Museumshafen Ovelgünne, Hamburg-Altona; Suderelbe, Hamburg-Harburg; Serrahn, Hamburg-Bergdorf; Aussenalster, near Gurlittinsel, Hamburg-Mitte
Kabinett für aktuelle Kunst, Bremerhaven, Germany
Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem, Belgium
Outdoor installation in Amiens, France (Summer)
Galerie Johnen & Schöttle, Cologne, Germany
Regen Projects, Los Angeles, USA

1992

Galerie Roger Pailhas, Paris and Marseille, France
‘Stephan Balkenhol: About Men and Sculpture’, Witte de With Centre for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

1991

‘Six ours pour Paris’, Galerie Rüdiger Sch“ttle, Paris, France
‘Stephan Balkenhol: Skulpturen im Stadelgarten’, Städtische Galerie im Städel, Frankfurt, Germany
Galerie Johnen & Schöttle, Germany and Kunstverein Ulm, Germany
‘Stephan Balkenhol: K“pfe’, Galerie Löhrl, Mönchengladbach. Travelled to Mai 36 Galerie,
Lucerne, Switzerland; Kunsthalle Hamburg, Germany; Mannheim Kunstverein, Germany
The Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland
‘Stephan Balkenhol: Zeichnungen 1990 und Entwürfe fur Skulpturen’, Deweer Art Gallery,
Otegem, Belgium
‘Skulpturen und Zeichnungen’, Westwerk, Hamburg, Germany

Bibliography

Jean-Christophe Ammann. ‘Stephan Balkenhol: 57 Penguins/57 Pinguine.’ Parkett 36 (1993): pp. 66 – 69
Jean-Christophe Ammann, and Horst Schmitter. ‘57 Pinguine suchen 57 Freunde,’ advertisement. Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, 30 April 1992, numbers 101, 11
‘Balkenhol, l’homme du bois.’ Exhibition review, Musee des Beaux-Arts, Dole, France. Le Progres / Depeches, 3 October 1994
Neal Benezra. ‘Stephan Balkenhol: The Figure as Witness/ Die Figur als stummer Zeuge.’ Parkett 36 (1993): pp. 37 – 41
Nicholas Bourriaud. ‘Figuration in an Age of Violence.’ Flash Art 25, number 162 (January-February 1992): pp. 87 – 91
Richard Cork. ‘Do You See What I See?’ Exhibition review, Hayward Gallery, London, England. Times (London), 28 February 1992, Life and Times section
Joshua Decter. ‘Seven Women.’ Exhibition review, Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, New York. Arts Magazine 65, number 9 (May 1991): page 103
Peter Fleissig. ‘Stephan Balkenhol, Juan Munoz at the Hayward Doubletake and the New Tate Re-Hang.’ Exhibition review, Hayward Gallery, London, England. City Limits 5 number 12 (February-March 1992): page 18
Mo Gourmelon. ‘Stephan Balkenhol.’ Exhibition review, Musee Departemental d’Art Contemporain de Rochechouart, France. Beaux Arts Magazine (Paris) 125 (July-August 1994): pp. 96 – 97
Pepe Karmel. ‘Stephan Balkenhol.’ Exhibition review, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York. New York Times 23 June 1995, Weekend Section, c. 23
Norbert Messler. ‘Stephan Balkenhol.’ Exhibition review, Galerie Johnen & Schottle, Cologne. Artforum 32 (December 1993): pp. 91 – 92
Matthew Richie. ‘Still Life.’ Exhibition review, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York. Flash Art 28, number 181 (March-April 1995): page 65
Adrian Searle. ‘Not Waving, Not Drowning.’ Frieze 4 (April-May 1992): pp. 17 – 20
Robin Stringer. ‘Why Cant You Dummies Just Let Me Be Alone?’ Exhibition review, Hayward Gallery, London, England. Evening Standard (London), 28 February 1992.
Sarah Kent. ‘Stephan Balkenhol.’ Exhibition Review, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London. Time Out No 1321, December 13 – 20 1995