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Curriculum vitae

*1966 in Mühldorf am Inn, Germany
lives and works in Berlin, Germany
 

www.hans-kotter.com 

http://www.arttarget.de

Education

2007-2013 Lecturer at the State Academy of Art and Design in Stuttgart, Germany
2011 Artist in Residence, Art Radionica Lazareti, Dubrovnik, Croatia
2001-2003 MediaDesign Academy, Munich, Germany
1993-1994 Art Students League (Membership), New York (United States), studied with Bruce Dorfman and William Scharf

Grants / Awards

2014 Nominated for the International Light Award, Centre for International Light Art Unna, Germany
2011 Artist in Residence, Art Radionica Lazareti, Dubrovnik, Croatia
2004 Culture Award of EON Bayern AG, Regensburg, Germany

Solo Exhibitions (Selection)

2018 Leuchtende Unendlichkeit / Luminous Infinity, Galerie Michaela Stock, Vienna, Austria
2017 Point of View, Patrick Heide Contemporary Art, London, Great Britain
2016 Beyond light, Samuelis Baumgarte Galerie, Bielefeld, Germany
2015 Beyond light, Bildraum 07, Vienna, Austria
2014 Light Flow, Galerie Nery Marino, Paris, France
...Interruption, De Buck Gallery, New York City, NY, United States
2013 superposition, Galerie Michaela Stock, Vienna, Austria
replaced – light flow, Kubus Export, Vienna, Austria
light flow, Osthaus Museum Hagen, Hagen, Germany
2012 home sweet home, Galerie Klaus Benden, Cologne, Germany
in the flux, Galerie Nery Marino, Paris, France
2011 light flow, Patrick Heide Contemporary Art, London, Great Britain
light sensitive, De Buck Gallery, New York, United States
point of view, Priveekollektie, Heusden aan de Maas, Netherlands
deflection, Studio d'Arte Contemporanea Pino Casagrande, Rome, Italy
2010 transformation, Priveekollektie, Heusden aan de Maas, Netherlands
2009 replaced, Patrick Heide Contemporary Art, London, Great Britain
replaced, Galerie Michaela Stock, Vienna, Austria, (catalogue)
2008 the very best..., Gallery Benden & Klimczak, Cologne, Germany
balance, Shunt London, Great Britain, with Kinetica Museum London, Great Britain
colour rush, Gallery Bernd Lausberg, Toronto, Canada
2007 colour rush, Patrick Heide Contemporary Art London, Great Britain, (catalogue)
2006 Luminale Frankfurt, Germany – Biannual light culture festival, with Patrick Heide Contemporary Art London, Great Britain
Licht Farbe Raum, Gallery Bernd Lausberg, Düsseldorf, Germany
2005 chromatic impulse, Berlinische Galerie with Company Spectral, Germany
2004 balance, Raum für Kunst/Art space, Art Association Ravensburg, Germany
illuminations, Aedes, Berlin, Germany
macro landscape, Patrick Heide Contemporary Art, London, Great Britain
2003 lichtecht/lightfast, Patrick Heide Contemporary Art, Frankfurt, Germany
2002 light and colour, Bezirks Galerie Oberbayern/Gallery District Upper Bavaria, Munich, Germany
beauty in plastic, City Museum Neuötting, Germany
2001 blue line, Factory Pasinger, Munich, Germany
1999 stillleben, Gallery Benden & Klimczak, Cologne, Germany
1998 spurensicherung, City Gallery in the House of Culture, Waldkraiburg, Germany
1997 diary with sound-collage, Modern Theatre Munich, Germany
tagebuchnotizen, Gallery Hofmeisterhaus, Massing/Rottal, Germany
1994 body language, Radio centre of Bratislava, Slovakia
1993 Stadtmuseum Waldkraiburg, Waldkraiburg, Germany
daydreams, Chuck Levitan Gallery, New York, United States

Group Exhibitions (Selection)

2017 Licht und Bewegung, Messmer Kunsthalle, Riegel am Kaiserstuhl, Germany
PAD London, with Adrian Sassoon Gallery, London, Great Britain
Art Berlin, with Gallery Klaus Benden, Cologne, Germany
Colored Light | Summer Select, De Buck Gallery, New York, United States
Dallas Art Fair, With De Buck Gallery, New York, United States
THE THIN VIEL - Kinetica Anniversary Show, Kinetica – Museum of Kinetic Art, London, Great Britain
SIGNAL – Lichtkunst aus der Sammlung Robert Simon, Kunstmuseum Celle, Germany
2016 Luminous perception, Galerie Michaela Stock, Vienna, Austria
SPATIAL MIRACLES Installations, Spatial Constructions, Light Sculptures, Museum Ritter, Sammlung Marli Hoppe - Ritter, Waldenbuch, Germany
Sculpture en partage, Foundation Villa Datris, L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, France
Deck Voyage, Borusan Contemporary, Istanbul, Turkey
2015 Lumiere & Lumieres, Galerie Nery Marino, Paris, France
Lunapark 2000, Museum Ritter, Waldenbuch, Germany, Germany
Appropriation, Galerie Michaela Stock, Vienna, Austria
2014 Contemporaries, New Budapest Gallery, Budapest, Hungary
Couleur et transparence, Galerie Nery Marino, Paris, France
Common Ground: Earth, Borusan Contemporary, Istanbul, Turkey
Insanitus Festival 2014 - Insanitus Festival, Vilnius, Lithuania
Geometriks, Galeria Impakto, Lima, Peru
Kinetica Museum feature show – Kinetica, Museum of Kinetic Art, London, Great Britain
Summer Selections, De Buck Gallery, New York City, New York, United States
Scheinwerfer. Part 2, Light art in Germany in the 21. century, Kunstmuseum Celle, Germany
Out of our Heads, ARTinTRA, London, Great Britain
Cielo y Tierra, Galeria Impakto, Lima, Peru
LUMINALE 2014, bestregARTs, Frankfurt/Main, Germany
2013 The Art of Light and Movement in the Marli Hoppe-Ritter Collection, Museum Ritter, Waldenbuch, Germany
Scheinwerfer. Part 1, Light art in Germany in the 21. century, Kunstmuseum Celle, Germany
Ceci n'est pas une lampe.., Gesellschaft für Kunst und Gestaltung, Bonn, Germany
BRIGHT Ideas, Galerie Nery Marino, Paris, France
segment #3, Borusan Contemporary, Istanbul, Turkey
kotter luther mack, Patrick Heide Contemporary Art, London, Great Britain
Lumino Citiy - Galeria Impakto, Lima,Peru
2012 quadratic equations, Kepes Institute, Budapest, Hungary
mouvement et lumiere, Villa Datris, L´Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, France
luminale frankfurt - shine shine shine, Bestregarts, Frankfurt/Main, Germany
effects in relation, Galerie Lisi Hämmerle, Bregenz, Austria
2011 new works 2011, Bestregarts, Frankfurt/Main, Germany
...reflection reflected, NEXT DOOR galerie michaela stock, Vienna, Austria
stories for reflection, Galerie Michaela Stock, Vienna, Austria
segment #1, Borusan Contemporary, Istanbul, Turkey
summer group show, Patrick Heide Contemporary Art, London,Great Britain
summer selections, De Buck Gallery, New York City, New York, United States
lazareti - artist in residence, Art radionica Lazareti - Gallery Otok, Dubrovnik,Croatia
click clique, Galerie Lausberg, Toronto, Canada
sculptures plurielles, Villa Datris, L´Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, France
sensitiv EXTRA, MSU Museum of Contemporary Art Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
deflection, Gábor ERDÉLYI & Hans KOTTER - Viltin Gallery, Budapest, Hungary
konkrete abstraktion, Bernd Lausberg Gallery, Düsseldorf, Germany
2010 dialog, Galerie Grazia Blumberg, Recklinghausen, Germany
beyond painting, Gallery Bernd Lausberg, Toronto, Canada
2009 best of lausberg contemporary, Gallery Bernd Lausberg, Toronto, Canada
trilogie: berlin – london - rome, artMbassy, Berlin, Germany
2008 best before..., City Gallery Klagenfurt, Austria
infected, Priveekollektie, Heusden aan de Maas, Netherlands
play it, Art Foundation Baden-Württemberg, Stuttgart, Germany, curator: Werner Meyer (Kunsthalle Göppingen)
Targetti art - light art collection, Florence, Italy
german photography Today, Gallery bkhf, Miami, United States
2007 preview 2008, Gallery Benden & Klimczak, Cologne, Germany
obsession durch Technik, ArtMbassy, Berlin, Germany
suitcase, Italian Culture Institute, Cologne, Germany
in the flux, Kinetica Museum London, Great Britain
best before..., Art Association Aschaffenburg, Germany
2006 life forms, Kinetica Museum, London, Great Britain
fire and ice, Rosenbaum Contemporary, Boca Raton, Florida, United States
2005 reflections, Gallery Kashya Hildebrand, Geneva, Switzerland
rot als farbe, Gallery Bernd Lausberg, Düsseldorf, Germany
spectrum, Gallery Kashya Hildebrand, New York, United States
look!, ArtProject Berlin, NY Arts Magazine, Berlin, Germany
solaris, Gallery Kashya Hildebrand, Zurich. Switzerland
2003 lichtung II, Bake-Factory, Berlin, Germany
2001 kraft und magie, Upper Bavarian Culture Days, Altötting, Germany
2000 Culture Model, Passau, Germany
große kunstausstellung, Haus der Kunst/Art House, Munich, Germany
City Gallery in the Park, Viersen, Germany
1999 the museum as muse: artist reflect, Museum of Modern Art, New York (United States), Online-Exhibition
snapshot, exhibition on tour taking pictures: Siemens AG, Munich (Germany), City Gallery Regensburg (Germany) & Gallery Monique Goldstrom, New York (United States)
1998 country without borders, Gallery Abraham Lubelski, New York, United States
New Gallery Oberhausmuseum, Passau, Germany
1997 keine erinnerung, Old Revenue Office, Rosenheim, Germany
the power of words and signs, exhibition on tour: Gallery Casa, Tokyo (Japan), Gallery Index, Osaka (Japan), Sala Franco, Triest (Italy), Gallery Abraham Lubelski, New York (United States)
metamorphosia, Culture Model, Passau, Germany
Biennale New York, NY Arts Magazine, New York, United States
1996 sonic identity, 450 Broadway Gallery, New York, United States
1994 annual art exhibition, City Museum Waldkraiburg, Germany
cyber culture, Gallery Dariusz Gubala, New York, United States
1993 vertigo art, Gallery Dariusz Gubala, New York, United States
Gallery Madelyn Jordon, New York, United States

Art Fairs

TEFAF Maastricht, Art Cologne, Viennafair, Arco Madrid, Arte Fiere Bologna, , Design Miami, Design Miami/Basel, Art Forum Berlin, Collect London, Art Moscow, Art Toronto, Art Amsterdam, Art 13 London, PAN Amsterdam, Art Miami, Kunst Zurich, Kinetica Art Fair London, Pulse NY, Pulse Miami, P.A.D London, P.A.D. Paris, P.A.D. New York, Volta Basel, Cutlog Paris, Object Rotterdam, Art Chicago, Art Wynwood, Art Dubai

Work in public space / Architectural Art

2010 Warburg Pincus, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
2007 Hotel Maximilian, Nuremberg, Germany
Booz Allen Hamilton, Berlin, Germany
Secondary Modern School, City Mühldorf, Germany
Baierl & Demmelhuber, Töging, Germany
2005 Derag Hotel and Living, Hotel Kanzler, Bonn, Germany
Skyper, DEKA Real Estate Investment, Frankfurt/Main, Germany
2004 Entrance hall of EON Bayern AG, Regensburg, Germany
Aedes East Extension Pavilion, Aedes Berlin, Germany
Object at the Burghause Gate, Neuga Bauträger und Verwaltungs GmbH, Neuötting, Germany
2003 DEKA Real Estate Investment, Frankfurt/Main, Germany
Entrance hall Leomax at the Rindermarkt, Munich, Germany
National Structural Engineering Office Rosenheim, Germany
Entrance hall of the Land Surveying Office Mühldorf, Germany
1999 Passauer Neue Presse (newspaper), Media Centre Passau, Germany
1998 Passauer Neue Presse (newspaper), Entrance Area of the City Desk, Passau, Germany
Entrance Hall of the Bürgerhaus (community centre), City Burghausen, Germany
1997 Wochenblatt Burghausen (newspaper), Entrance Hall, Burghausen, Germany

Catalogues / Publications

2011 sensitive EXTRA, MSU Museum of Contemporary Art Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
2009 replaced, exh.catalog, Gallery Michaela Stock, Vienna, Austria
2007 colour rush, exh.catalog, Patrick Heide Contemporary Art London (Great Britain), Author: Peter Lodermeyer, Editor.: GlobalArtAffairs Publishing, New York (United States), ISBN 9780974514871
2004 Die Abenteuer des Lichts from Peter Lodermeyer, in the magazine Junge_Kunst Nr. 72, Editor: Ritterbach Verlag GmbH
2002 Hans Kotter 1992-2002, exh.catalog, BezirksGalerie, District Upper Bavaria/City Museum Neuötting, Munich, Germany, ISBN-13: 978-3-000101625
1999 Lichtempfindlich/Sensitive to Light, exh.catalog, Gallery Benden & Klimczak, Cologne, Germany

Collections

MAKK Museum, Cologne, Germany
Targetti Light Art Collection, Italy
Collection of the German Federal Parliament, Germany
Museum Ritter, Germany
Osthaus Museum, Germany
Kunstmuseum Celle, Germany
Villa Datris, Fonds pour la Sculpture Contemporaine, France
Borusan Art Collection, Turkey
Collection Fidelity Investment, United Kingdom & United States
Collection DEKA Bank, Germany
Collection Candy & Candy Hyde Park One, United Kingdom
Collection Ron Dennis, United Kingdom
Kinetica Museum, United Kingdom
Collection Jean et Colette Cherqui, France
Collection Ichikowitz, South Africa
Collection Aareal Bank, Germany
Collection Jan des Bouvrie, Netherlands
Collection Heubeck, Cologne, Germany
Topping Rose House's Collection, Bridghampton, New York
Collection Gerald and Jody Lippes, Naples, FL, USA
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
AT&T Collection, Dallas, Texas

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