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Josef Strau  1957, AT

Rank (2014): 1680 

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USA 25
Germany 25
United Kingdom 12
Austria 9
Belgium 6

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Artist Rank
Michael Krebber  1701 15
Amelie von Wulffen  1113 13
Henrik Olesen  371 12

to top Most exhibitions held at:

  Vilma Gold, United Kingdom 6
  Greene Naftali, USA 6
  Galerie Daniel Buchholz - Köln, Germany 5
  Air de Paris, France 4

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1957 Born in Wien (AT)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 99  Please report missing Information

until 16.11.
   Josef Strau - The Renaissance Society at The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL Send message

until 9.11.
   The Promise - Arnolfini, Bristol Send message

until 26.10.
   8th Liverpool Biennial - Liverpool Biennial of Contemporary Art, Liverpool Send message


to top Solo shows   17

   Josef Strau - My Divid’Ed House - Vilma Gold, London

   Josef Strau - Übersetzungsbüro - Office for Duplication - Galerie Daniel Buchholz - Berlin, Berlin
   Josef Strau - Edition, Repetition, Competition And Jewelry Of Flowers And Of Redemption - House of Gaga, Mexico City

   Joseph Strau - The Greene Naftali Gallery, New York City, NY

   Josef Strau - Galerie Francesca Pia, Zurich

   The Balalaika Moment - Dépendance, Brussels
   The why does this all happen to me experience - House of Gaga, Mexico City

   Josef Strau - The Oriental Therapies - Galerie Daniel Buchholz - Berlin, Berlin
   Josef Strau - Iniquities Suspend - Rowley Kennerk Gallery, Chicago, IL

   Josef Strau - The Greene Naftali Gallery, New York City, NY
   Josef Strau - Malmö Konsthall, Malmö

   Josef Strau - Voices - Galerie Daniel Buchholz - Köln, Cologne
   Josef Strau - Dépendance, Brussels

   Josef Strau - The Greene Naftali Gallery, New York City, NY

   Josef Strau "aaaaaaa..." - Galerie Christian Nagel - Köln, Cologne

   Josef Strau - Galerie Christian Nagel - Köln, Cologne

   Josef Strau - Galerie Christian Nagel - Köln, Cologne


to top Group shows   79

   Fax - KARST, Plymouth
   Über Das Radikale Nebeneinander - Halle für Kunst, Lüneburg
   dépendance at Carlos/Ishikawa - The Hawker - Carlos/Ishikawa, London

   Hat On Hook: The Best... Rob Halverson With Josef Strau - Disjecta Contemporary Art Center, Portland, OR
   Counter-Production (Part 2) - Index - The Swedish Contemporary Art Foundation, Stockholm
   La Poussičre de Soleils - Real Fine Arts, New York City, NY
   Die Sammlung #3 - 21er Haus, Vienna
   Illuminations - Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA
   Pétrone/Pétrole, Group Show - Air de Paris, Paris
   Pétrone/Pétrole - Air de Paris, Paris
   Some Redemptions - Soloway, New York City, NY

   The Castle in the Air. Séance of Imagination - Centrum Kultury Zamek, Poznan
   Keine Zeit - Erschöpftes Selbst / Entgrenztes Können - 21er Haus, Vienna
   Counter-Production - - Generali Foundation, Vienna (closed, 2014)
   Context Message - Zach Feuer Gallery (LFL), New York City, NY
   How do it know? - Essex Street, New York City, NY
   The Piano Lesson - Vilma Gold, London
   Art and Books/Kunst og Břger - Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen

Description and image Badischer KunstvereinJahresgaben 2011 / 2012 - Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe Send message
   Florbelle (after Sade) - Air de Paris, Paris
   Quodlibet III - Alphabets and Instruments - Galerie Daniel Buchholz - Berlin, Berlin
   Dystopia - CAPC - Musée d'art contemporain, Bordeaux
Description  Time Again - SculptureCenter, New York City, NY
Description and image Badischer KunstvereinA Different Person - Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe Send message
   Edition / Non Edition - Galerie Meyer Kainer, Vienna
Description and image Andersen's CopenhagenTrue Faith - Andersen's Copenhagen, Copenhagen Send message

   Public Private Paintings - Mu.ZEE, Oostende
   Public Private Paintings. 2000-2010: 10 jaar schilderkunst uit publieke en privécollecties in Vlaanderen en Brussel - Kunstmuseum Aan Zee, Oostende
   Milk Drop Coronet - 30 Ausstellungen zur Virtuosität des Dinglichen - Camera Austria, Graz
   Today I made nothing - Elizabeth Dee Gallery, New York City, NY
   The Pursuer - The Greene Naftali Gallery, New York City, NY
  David Zwirner, Inc.The Evryali Score - David Zwirner, Inc., New York City, NY Send message
   Negation, Subtraction, Dissolution - - Kantor Gallery - LA, Los Angeles, CA (closed, 2010)
   GNY: Rotating Gallery 1 - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
   The Inhabitants - Vilma Gold, London
   Josef Strau and Clegg&Guttmann - Pro Choice, Vienna

   Looking Back: The White Columns Annual, selected by Primary Information - White Columns, New York City, NY
   Berlin - Los Angeles. A Tale of Two (Other) Cities - Galleria Massimo De Carlo, Milan
   Scorpio's Garden - - Temporäre Kunsthalle Berlin, Berlin (closed, 2010)
   Quodlibet II - Galerie Daniel Buchholz - Köln, Cologne
   The Space of Words - MUDAM - Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg

   R.H. Quaytman and Josef Strau - iamb: Through the Limbo of Vanity - Vilma Gold, London
   27 november - 21 january 2009 - Dépendance, Brussels
   Entrechambrage horizontale - Galerie Catherine Bastide, Brussels
   Tbilisi 4. Everyday is Saturday - Tbilisi 4, Tbilisi
   Works on Paper - The Greene Naftali Gallery, New York City, NY
Description and image  Manifesta 7 - Comitato Manifesta 7, Bolzano
   One Season In Hell - MD 72, Berlin

   Shandismus - Kunsthaus Dresden, Dresden
   100 Tage 100 Videos - Kunstforeningen GL Strand, Copenhagen
   Make Your Own Life: Artists In And Out Of Cologne - MOCA at Goldman Warehouse, Miami, FL
   Make Your Own Life: Artists In and Out of Cologne - Museum of Contemporary Art - North Miami (MOCA), Miami, FL
   Josef Strau and Galerie Meerrettich - Vilma Gold, London
   Secret Flix - Neue Alte Brücke, Frankfurt/Main
   Door Slamming Festival - MD 72, Berlin
   Wonderwall - Constructing the Sublime - Tomio Koyama Gallery - Tokyo, Tokyo
   Make Your Own Life - Artists in & out of Cologne - Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
   design by accident, Dover Publications, Inc., NY, 1968 - Croy Nielsen, Berlin

   Looking Back - White Columns, New York City, NY
   Make Your Own Life - Artists In & Out of Cologne - The Power Plant, Toronto, ON
   Every Day ... another artist/work/show - Salzburger Kunstverein, Salzburg
   Minatour Blood - Jonathan Viner Gallery, London
   Next to kin - Galerie Daniel Buchholz - Köln, Cologne
   La maman et la putain - Air de Paris, Paris
   Our Marvellous Ambition - Vilma Gold, London
   Make Your Own Life - Artists In and Out of Cologne - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Art - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
   Von der Abwesenheit des Lagers - Kunsthaus Dresden, Dresden

   Editionen - Pork Salad Press - Wiener Secession, Vienna

   Quodlibet - Galerie Daniel Buchholz - Köln, Cologne
   6. Werkleitz Biennale - Common Property / Allgemeingut - Werkleitz Biennale, Halle, Saale
   Müllberg - Galerie Daniel Buchholz - Köln, Cologne
   The Savoy - Collective Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland

   Prague Biennale 1 - Prague Biennale, Prague

   Ökonomien der Zeit - Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich
   Tomorrow's Fish & Chips - Autocenter, Berlin

   Produktivität und Existenz - Kunstraum Kreuzberg / Bethanien, Berlin

Description  ALL - OVER - GALERIE URSULA WALBRÖL, Dusseldorf
   Snowflake Office - The Greene Naftali Gallery, New York City, NY
Description and image Galerie im TaxispalaisFreizeit und Überleben / Leisure and Survival - Galerie im Taxispalais, Innsbruck Send message


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 Dépendance, Brussels


 Galerie Daniel Buchholz - Berlin, Berlin
 Galerie Daniel Buchholz - Köln, Cologne


 Galerie Francesca Pia, Zurich

United Kingdom

 Vilma Gold, London


 Greene Naftali, New York City, NY


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 Extra City Kunsthal, Antwerp


 MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA


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