Clegg & Guttmann

Clegg & Guttmann

born in 1957, live and work in New York, Berlin and Vienna

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2013
collaborative and commissioned portraits, Galerie Thoman, Innsbruck
Porträts – Modalitäten und Variationen, DKW Brandenburg Kunstmuseum, Cottbus
2012
portraits commandés / refusés Centre d’Art Passerelle, Brest
Humiliation, Temporary Installation, Kunstplatz Graben, Vienna
Portraits and Other Cognitive Exercises 2001 - 2012
, BAWAG Contemporary, Vienna
2011
Monument of Monuments: Indoor and outdoor discussions around the Open Debate Station,
GFLK Galerie für Landschaftskunst, Hamburg
Monument of Monuments for Unity & Freedom, Proposal for public competition, Berlin
2010
The Open Debate Station, Frankfurt, Schirn Kunsthalle (Playing the City II), Frankfurt
The Moderns, Revolutions in Art and Science 1890 - 1935, MUMOK, Vienna
The Open History Library, University Vienna
2009         
Variants of Aesthetic Collectivism, Georg Kargl Fine Arts, Vienna
Portraits, FO.CU.S BTV Stadtforum, Innsbruck
The Mechanical Bull, Art Unlimited project, Basel
2008                
studiolo nuovo, Lia Rumma, Milan 
The Age of Syncopation, Wilkinson Gallery, London
Proposal for a memorial for the victims of the Nazi medical Crimes, Gugging, Vienna
Illustrations from the Social History of Reading, Project for the library, Innsbruck
2007
Temi ed elementi di un nuovo studiolo napoletano, Galleria Lia Rumma, Naples
Revolution of the Poetic Language (Establishment of Correlation) – A Cognitive Exercise for a Group of Four, Performance by Clegg & Guttmann, Georg Kargl Fine Arts, Vienna
The Prisoners Dilemma, Henry Street Settlement, New York
2006
The Story Reader Library, Museion, Bozen
Social Sculptures, Community Portraits and Spontaneous Operas 1990 – 2006, Cornerhouse, Manchester
Mach vs. Boltzmann II, Kunstverein Braunschweig e.V - Haus Salve Hospes, Braunschweig
Mach vs. Boltzmann, Secession, Vienna
2005
Social sculptures, Community Portraits and Spontaneous Operas 1990–2005, Georg Kargl Fine Arts, Vienna
Franz West and Clegg & Guttmann, Galerie Klaus Thoman, Innsbruck
2004
A Monument for Historical Change, permanently installed social sculpture, Berlin
Sha’at’nez oder die verschobene Bibliothek, Sigmund-Freud-Museum, Vienna
The Moebius Library, Waldzell Dialogue for Inspiration, Stift Melk
The Street and its double, Project of a monument for Rosa Luxemburg, Rosa Luxemburg Platz, Berlin
The Jewish Metaphysics of Death, Installation, Jüdischer Friedhof, Krems
Light, Photography, Portraiture and the Metaphysics of the Self, Performance, Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Vienna
2003
Decomposition/Reconstitution Berlin – 1918: Anti Capitalism, Avant-Garde, Art, Atonal Music, Galerie Christian Nagel, Berlin
2002
Negations of Strict Order: Anarchism, Cubism and Syncopated Music, American Fine Arts, New York
2001
Minister und Senatoren – Politische Physiognomische Fragmente, Galerie Christian Nagel, Cologne
Knowledge Sculpture–False Perspective, Galleria Lia Rumma, Milan and the Valencia Biennal
Neuer Turmbau zu Babel, public project Stadtteil Riem, Munich
Die offene Bibliothek Augsburg, Gesellschaft für Gegenwartskunst e.V., Neue Galerie im Höhmannhaus, Augsburg
Galleria Emi Fontana, Milan
2000
The Historical Soccer Stadium, Proposal for a permanent public sculpture commissioned
by the Deutsche Bank, Frankfurt/Main
1999
Portraits, Still Lifes and Landscapes 1985 - 1999, Galleria Civica di Arte Contemporanea, Trento
Die sieben Brücken von Königsberg, a temporary public project installation in Duisburg
Powerlines for an Urban Park, Project of Dreamcity, alter Botanischer Garten, Munich
1997
Michel Clegg & Martin Guttmann - Zionism as Separatism, Öffentliche Bibliothek der Universität Basel, Basel
The Sick Soul IV - An Auditorium for Film, a Runway for Fashion, a Stage for Music Performance, in cooperation with CCSIS, Mamacita Fashion, Mexico City
1897–The first Zionist Congress in Basel, Kunsthalle Basel
The  Open Public Speaker’s Platform, Grieskirchen
1996
The Sick Soul III, Galerie Christian Nagel, Cologne
The Sick Soul II, American Fine Arts, New York
The Sick Soul–Morbid Fascination and Behavioral Research in Micro Sociology, Reality TV and Avant-Garde Art, Grazer Kunstverein, Graz
Holocaust - Mahnmal und Gedenkstätte für Jüdische Opfer, proposal for a monument for the Juden Platz, Vienna
1995
Breaking Down the Boundaries between Art and Life , The New School for Social Research, New York
1994
The Transformation of Data into Portraiture, Kunstraum der Universität Lüneburg, Lüneburg
The Open Public Library Mainz, Landesmuseum Mainz, Mainz
Vérité, Galerie Christian Nagel, Cologne
1993
The Open Public Library Hamburg, Hamburger Kunstverein, Hamburg
The Open Public Library Graz, Neue Galerie am Landesmuseum, Graz
The Firminy Music Library, a temporary public project, Unité, Firminy
1992
From the Index of Comissioned and Non - Commissioned Photographic Portraits: Gazes in the Direction Perpendicular to the Picture Plane, Placed in a Sequence According to their Intensity, and Accompanied by Varying Postures and Hand Arrangements, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, New York
The Outdoor Exhibition Space, Munich - San Francisco, Kunstraum Daxer, Munich
The Outdoor Exhibition Space, Janacek - Hof, Vienna
The Salon of Rejected, Jay Gorney Art Modern, New York
1991
Printing and Framing, Galerie Christian Nagel, Cologne
The Open Tool Shelter: A Model, The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery, Toronto
The Two and Four, Edition Julye Sylvester, New York
The Open Public Library Graz, Grazer Kunstverein, Graz
Landscapes, Akira Ikeda, Tokyo/Nagoya
1990
A Model for a Free Standing Outdoor Library, Kabinett für aktuelle Kunst, Bremerhaven
Corporate Landscapes, Museum Schloss Hardenberg, Velbert - Neviges
The Free Public Library, Jay Gorney Art Modern, New York
Corporate Landscapes, Nordanstad-Skarstedt Galleri, Stockholm
Galerie Achim Kubinski, Stuttgart
1989
FRAC Aquitaine, Centre Culturel, Dax
Corporate Landscapes, Kunstverein Bremerhaven, Bremerhaven
Galerie Peter Pakesch, Vienna
Galleria Giorgio Persano, Turin
Galérie Pierre Huber, Geneva
Portraits des Groupes de 1980 á 1989, CAPC Musée d'Art Contemporain, Bordeaux
International Landscape, XPO Galerie, Hamburg
1988
Portraits, Landscapes, Still Lifes, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles
Collected Portraits, Württembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart
Landscapes and Still Lifes, Achim Kubinski, Stuttgart
Galérie Hussenot, Paris
1987
Jay Gorney Modern Art, New York
Galerie Achim Kubinski, Stuttgart
Petrified Forest Estates, Cable Gallery, New York (with David Robbins)
Galleria Lia Rumma, Naples
Clegg & Guttmann Works 1986 - 87, Israel Museum, Jerusalem
1986
Clegg & Guttmann and Joseph Kosuth, Jay Gorney Modern Art, New York
Galerie Christoph Dürr, Munich
Galerie `t Venster, Rotterdam Art Foundation, Rotterdam
1985
Einzel-, Doppel- und Gruppenporträts, Galerie Löhrl, Mönchengladbach
Galerie Achim Kubinski, Stuttgart
Still Lifes, Cable Gallery, New York
1984
Galerie Tanja Grunert, Cologne
Galerie Achim Kubinski, Stuttgart
Portrait - Singles, Doubles and Triples, Cable Gallery, New York
Of Certain Men Who Ate Us, Eric Fabre, Paris
1983
The Desease of Reason, Galerie Achim Kubinski, Stuttgart
Allegories of Stock Exchange, Olsen Gallery, New York
1982
Galerie Michelle Lachowsky, Antwerp
1981
Group Portraits of Executives, Annina Nosei Gallery, New York

Selected Group Exhibitions

2013
Where Narrative Stops, Wilkinson Gallery, London
Neue Ware, Galerie Christian Nagel, Cologne
Vertical Club, curated by Will Benedickt, Bortolami gallery, New York
Photos - Points of view in Austrian Photography from the 1930s until today, 21er Haus, Wien
The Feverish Library, Capitan Petzel Gallery, Berlin
2012
Von Zeichen und Körpern. curated by _Thomas Locher, curated by_vienna 2012, Georg Kargl Fine Arts, Vienna
portraits commandés / refusés Centre d’Art Passerelle, Brest
WIR SIND DIE ANDEREN, DZ BANK Kunstsammlung, Frankfurt a. M.
Commercial Psycho, Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York  
Peripherie VII:Urwald, MK Fotografie; GFLK-Galerie für Landschaftskunst, Hamburg
2011
******STERNCHEN, Ausstellungsreihe seit 1994, WerkSTADT GRAZ, Gallery Grazy, Graz
X-mas Groupshow,
Artelier Contemporary/Petra Schilcher, Graz
Hirschfaktor."Die Kunst des Zitierens", ZKM, Karlsruhe
Portraits and Power, Centro di Cultura Contemporanea Strozzino - Palazzo Strozzi, Florence
Sense and Sensibility, Salzburger Kunstverein, Salzburg
Vermessung der Welt: Heterotopien und Wissensräume der Kunst, Kunsthaus Graz, Graz
based in Berlin 2011, Berlin
2010  
Portraits and Power, Centro di Cultura Contemporanea Strozzina, Florence
Continuous Drawing / Exquisite Corpse, Peckham Space, University of the Arts, London
Macht zeigen - Kunst als Herrschaftsstrategie, Deutsches Historisches Museum, Berlin
Pro Choice in Schattendorf, Kunstverein Schattendorf, Schattendorf
Männer, Frauen & Porträts aus der Sammlung, Sammlung Grässlin, St.Georgen    
Photofestival Knokke-Heist ´10 Stars and Models, Cultuurcentrum Scharpoord, Meerlaan
Zeigen, Temporäre Kunsthalle Berlin, Berlin
Touched, Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool
2009 
Sehnsucht nach dem Abbild - Das Portrait im Wandel der Zeit, Kunsthalle Krems, Krems      
Proposal for Echtwald Project, Galerie Christian Nagel
The Making of Art, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt
Männer, Frauen & Porträts aus der Sammlung, Sammlung Grässlin, St.Georgen
Summer Exhibition, Wilkinson Gallery, London
Geld/Geschichte/Kunst. Eine Ausstellung zur Geschichte des Schilling in der Zweiten Republik, Präsidentschaftskanzlei Hofburg, Vienna
Der Schnitt durch die Oberfläche legt neue Obeflächen frei, Temporary Gallery, Cologne
Das Porträt – Fotografie als Bühne, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna
Bücher, Bücher, Bücher - Nichts als Bücher. Ursula Blickle Stiftung, Kraichtal
2008   
The Artist as Troublemaker, Austrian Cultural Forum, New York
Versionen. Die Künstlerbibliothek, Galerie für zeitgenössische Kunst Leipzig, Leipzig
narrative, RLB Künstbrücke, Innsbruck
2007
Rückblende, Neue Galerie Graz
Social Sculpture / Social Design, Galerie Michael Hall, Vienna
Die Dämonen, Magazin 4 Bregenzer Kunstverein, Bregenz
Der Kontrakt des Fotografen, Museum Morsbroich, Leverkusen
Affinities. Deutsche Guggenheim 1997-2007, Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin
21 Positions, ACF - Austrian Cultural Forum, New York
New Visions - Sammlungen in Österreich. 2007, ViennAfair 2007, Vienna
2006
Neuerwerbungen für die Sammlung 2006, Hofgalerie der Neuen Galerie Graz am Landesmuseum Joanneum, Graz
Tuttolibri, Galleria Milano, Milan
Der Kontrakt des Fotografen, Akademie der Künste, Berlin
Group Therapy, MUSEION - Museo d’arte moderna e contemporanea, Bolzano
Der Ficker II – Clegg & Guttmann, Lynne Cohen, Muntean/Rosenblum, Rudolf Polanszky, Tamuna Sirbiladze, Franz West, Haus Wittgenstein, Vienna; CAAM - Centro Atlántico de Arte Moderno, Las Palmas; De 11 Lijnen, Oudenburg (Kat.)
RISS/LÜCKE/SCHARNIER, Galerie nächst St. Stephan, Vienna
DISPOSITION, lukas feichtner galerie, Vienna
Freud and Contemporary Art - The Collection of the Sigmund Freud Museum Vienna, ACF - Austrian Cultural Forum, New York
Optik Schröder, Kunstverein Braunschweig e.V - Haus Salve Hospes, Braunschweig
2005
John Taylor: Imagination of things Imaginable, Galerie Christian Nagel,  Berlin
Temporary Import, Art Forum Berlin
Der Ficker – Clegg & Guttmann, Rudolf Polanszky, Franz West, Galerie Elisabeth & Klaus Thoman, Innsbruck
2004
Yesterday Begins Tomorrow, Deste Foundation, Athen
Vienna Coffee Table, Galerie Bernhard Knaus, Mannheim
jetzt und zehn jahre davor, KW Kunst-Werke, Berlin
All creatures great and small, Salon d’art, Cologne
2003
Adriano Olivetti Foundation, Rom
Les 20 ans du FRAC, FRAC, Paris
Bright Lights, Big City, David Zwirner, New York
Cold Play, Fotomuseum Winterthur
Re-Production 2, Georg Kargl Fine Arts, Vienna
2002
Art & Economy, Deichtorhallen Hamburg
Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York
2001
Vom Eindruck zum Ausdruck, Grässlin Collection, Deichtorhallen, Hamburg
Künstlerpaare - Kunst als Teamwork - Artist couples, Deutsche Bank
Remake Berlin, Neuer Berliner Kunstverein
2000
Ne travaillez jamais, Produktionsbedingungen am Beispiel des Ateliers, Munich
Democracy! Royal College of Art Galleries, London
Remake Berlin, Fotomuseum Winterthur
Around 1984: A Look at Art in the Eighties, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, New York
1999
Talk Show, Haus der Kunst, München und Von-der-Heydt-Museum, Wuppertal
The Art of Knowledge, VII. Deutscher Wirtschaftskongress, Universität Köln, Cologne
Surprise VI – Rollenwechsel, Kunsthalle Nurnberg, Nurnberg
Recollection, Grazer Kunstverein, Graz
1998
Reopening of the P.S.1, Contemporary Art Center New York, New York
Only Photography?, Galerie Mirko Mayer, Cologne
Sigmund-Freud-Museum, Vienna
5éme Biennale Internationale d'Art de Groupe
Composite Persona, San Diego University Art Gallery and Fullerton Museum Center, Fullerton
1997
The 90s: A Family of Man?, Casino Luxembourg - Forum d'art contemporain and Galerie Nei Liicht, Dudelange
Andere Räume. Öffentliche Räume und Kunst, Kunstmuseum des Kantons Thurgau, Kartause Ittingen, Warth
5éme Biennale Internationale d'Art de Groupe
Composite Persona, San Diego University Art Gallery and Fullerton Museum Center, Fullerton
1996
Quartier 206, Friedrichstadtpassagen, Berlin
Can We Talk? A Forum on Dialogue, Basilico Fine Arts, New York
100 Photographs, American Fine Arts, New York
Everthing that’s Interesting is New: The Dakis Joannou Collection, DESTE Foundation, Athens and Museum of Modern Art, Copenhagen
1995
Vérité in Identità e Alterità, 46th Venice Biennale, Venice
The Museum of the Workplace, DG Bank, Frankfurt
Edition, Multiples, Videos, Galerie Christian Nagel, Cologne
Untitled Reading Room, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles
This is not a picture, Galleria Emi Fontana, Milan /Bologna
The Masculine Masquerade, MIT List Visual Art Center, Cambridge
Mapping, American Fine Arts, New York
Noah's Ark, Fundacao de Serralves, Portugal
1994
Neue Möbel für die Villa/New Furniture for the Villa, Villa Merkel, Esslingen
The Media & Art Exhibition, Magic Media Company, Cologne-Hürth
In the Field, Landscape in Recent Photography, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles
Géneros de la Pintura. Una visión actual, Centro Atlantico de Arte Moderno, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
I + the Other, Börse von Berlage, Amsterdam
20th Anniversary Show, Galleria Lia Rumma, Naples
Backstage: Graffity in the Open Public Library Hamburg, Kunstmuseum Luzern, Luzern
Fragments of an Imaginary Museum, Lisbon
Le Corps en Scéne, Institut Francais, Madrid
1993
Backstage – The Open Public Library, Kunstverein Hamburg
Làngoisse de N'etre Qu'un Homme, FRAC Aquitaine Centre Culturel, Tonneins
Kontext Kunst / Context Art, Künstlerhaus and Fabrik Lastenstrasse, Graz
From the Inside Out. Eight Contemporary Artists, The Jewish Museum, New York
Grafica I, Innsbruck
Project Unité, Unité Firminy
1992
Post Human, FAE Musée d’Art Contemporain Pully-Lausanne
Castello di Rivoli, Turin,
Deste Foundation for Contemporary Art, Athens
Deichtorhallen, Hamburg
Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Jay Gorney Modern Art, New York
Molteplici Culture, Museo del Folclore, Rom
Clegg & Guttmann, Ange Leccia, Fischli/Weiss & Jeff Wall, Stux Gallery, New York
Wasteland, Landscape from now on, Fotografie Biennale, Rotterdam
Jay Gornes Mordern Art, New York (with David Robbins and Heimo Zobernig)
The Object is Bound, Stephan Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco
Perils et Coléres, CAPC Musée d'art Contemporain Bordeaux
Wohnzimmer/Büro, Galerie Christian Nagel, Cologne
Multiple Exposure: The Group Portrait in Photography, Wesleyan University, Middletown
Knowledge: Aspects of Contemporary Conceptual Art, Santa Barbara University Museum and North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh
1991
Proiezioni, Castello di Rivoli, Turin
Sguardo di Medusa, Castello die Rivoli, Turin
1 + 1: Collaboration in Contemporary Photography, Film in the Cities, St.Paul, USA
Andre Ruggieri Gallery, Washington
Metropolis: The Political Physiognomical Library, Martin Gropius Bau, Berlin
1990
Art et Publicité, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris
The (Un)making of Nature, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
Team Spirit, Neuberger Museum, State University of New York; Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, Cleveland; The Art Museum at Florida International University Miami, Florida; Scottsdale Center for the Arts, Scottsdale; Winnipeg Art Museum, Winnipeg; Leumeir Sculpture Park, St.Louis, Missouri; Salina Art Center, Salina and Wichita, Kansas
Pharmakon 90, Nippon Convention Center, Makuhari Fair, International Exhibition Hall, Tokyo
Le Désenchantment du Monde, Villa Arson, Nizza
Les Annees 80: La Photographie, Galérie Langer-Fain, Paris
Artificial Nature, Deste Foundation for Contemporary Art, Athen
Je suis un autre, Galerie Comicos, Lisbon
The Point of View, XPO Galerie, Hamburg
Paesaggio, Lia Rumma, Naples
1989
Wittgenstein: The Play of the Unsayable, Secession Wien, Vienna, Palais des Beaux-Arts,
Brussels
Image World Art and Media Culture, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
Parallel Views - Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam
Studio Guenzano, Milan
Galleri Nordanstad- Skarstedt, Stockholm
Tenir l'Image a Distance, Musée d'art Contemporain de Montreal, Montreal
Galerie Bruges la Morte, Brügge
Selections from the Collection of Marc and Livia Straus, The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield
The Photography of Invention: American Pictures of the 1980s, National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington
1988
documenta VIII, Kassel
Jay Gorney Modern Art, New York
Locations, Tiroler Landesgalerie, Innsbruck
Meltem, Magasin, Grenoble; Chateau d'Orion
This is not a Photograph, The Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota
Photography on the Edge, The Haggety Museum of Art, Milwaukee
Two to Tango: Collaboration in Recent American Photography, I.C.P. , New York
Collection pour une Région, Musée d'Art Contemporain Bordeaux
Centres Pompidou, PAris
Contemporary Photographic Portraiture, Musée St.Pierre, Lyon
Presi per Incantamento, Padiglione d'Arte Contemporanea, Milan
Galerie Nächst St.Stephan, Vienna
Selections from the Collection of Aart de Jong, Cable Gallery, New York
Selections from XVT, Damon Brandt Gallery, New York
Romance, Knight Gallery, Charlotte
Nothing Sacred, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles
The New Who's Who, Hoffmann Borman Gallery, Los Angeles
Annina Nosei Gallery, New York
Beyond the Image, First Street Forum, St.Louis
The New Romantic Landscape. Whitney Museum of American Art, Stanford
Galérie Charles Cartwright, Paris
1987
Art against AIDS, Jay Gorney Modern Art, New York
Biennial Exhibition, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
Fake, The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York
Der reine Alltag, Galerie Christoph Dürr, Munich
Modern Art since 1984, Nexus Contemporary Arts Center, Atlanta
1986
Prospect 86, Kunstverein Frankfurt, Frankfurt/Main
Galerie Bismarckstraße, Cologne (with James Casebere & Ken Lum)
The Real Big Picture, Queens Museum, New York
Rooted Rhethoric, Castel dell'Ovo, Naples
New New York, The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York
1985
Rhona Hoffmann Gallery, Chicago
Infotainment, Livet Reichard Co. Inc.  and Nature Morte, New York
Texas Gallery, Houston
Aspen Art Museum, Aspen
Vanguard Gallery, Philadelphia
Nature Morte, New York
The Appereance of Objectivity, Cologne Art Fair
Transient Object, Galerie Philip Nelson, Lyon
1984
The Self-Portrait in Photography, Württembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart
1981
Annina Nosei Gallery, New York