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Fairs & Events

Art Basel Online Viewing Rooms
June 17–26, 2020

Art Basel Basel 2020
New Dates September 17–20, 2020
Preview Days September 15–16

Art Basel Parcours
Eric Baudelaire Where are you going?
Various venues in Basel
Parcours Opening Monday, September 14
Until Sunday, September 20

Georges Adéagbo

solo show

"L‘Abécédaire de Georges Adéagbo:
la civilisation parlant et faisant voir la culture"..!

Galerie Barbara Wien, Berlin

Extended until August 1

Exhibition portfolio

SUNDAY OPEN organized by INDEX
JUNE 21, 11 am – 5 pm

group shows

Global(e) Résistance
Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
June 23 – October 26, 2020
Opening postponed to September 2020
(exact dates tba)

Kunsthalle St. Annen, Lübeck, Germany

Stoa169, Polling, Germany
(as part of the permanent collection of the new museum)
Opening summer 2020

awards & grants

Congratulations to Georges Adéagbo for being awarded a 2020 Smithsonian Artist Research Fellowship (SARF)!

Eric Baudelaire

solo shows

When There’s No More Music to Write (with Alvin Curran)
Spike Island, Bristol, UK
Dates coming soon

Kunsthalle St. Gallen, Switzerland
October 10, 2020 - January 3, 2021

group shows

Unsere Gegenwart
Museum für Gegenwartskunst Siegen, Germany
Until June 1, 2020
Filmscreening & Conversation with Eric Baudelaire
Un Film Dramatique (F, 2019, 114 min, OmeU)
Thursday, March 26, 2020, 7 pm
In English

Coalmine, Winterthur, Switzerland
September 3 – October 31, 2020


"Un film dramatique" wins the grand prize at Punto de Vista International Documentary Film Festival

Congratulations to Eric Baudelaire winner of the Prix Marcel Duchamp 2019!

2019 Guggenheim Fellowship Category: Creative Arts

Nina Canell

solo show

Galerie Barbara Wien, Berlin
Postponed to September – November 2020
Coinciding with Gallery Weekend Berlin
New Dates September 10–13, 2020

group shows

Transparent Things
Goldsmiths CCA, London, UK
Until May 3, 2020

(Un)endliche Ressourcen. Künstlerische Positionen seit 1980
Städtische Galerie Karlsruhe, Germany
Until September 13, 2020

Signature Women
Artipelag, Stockholm, Sweden
Until September 27, 2020

Mariana Castillo Deball

group show

Zeit für Fragmente – Werke aus der Sammlung Marx
und der Sammlung der Nationalgalerie

Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart
Berlin, Germany
Until October 4, 2020

new publications

Mariana Castillo Deball: Replaying Life’s Tape
Texts from Jacinta Koolmatrie, Mihnea Mircan and Gabriela Aguileta. 144 pages, perfect-bound. Co-published by BOM DIA BOA TARDE BOA NOITE and Monash University Museum of Art, 2019

Sun Ra. En algún lado y en ninguno. Poemas.
Texts from Mariana Castillo Deball, Sun Ra & Tania Islas Weinstein. Spanish / English, 96 p., 7 b/w. illustrations, 25x20, softcover, Barcelona/Berlin 2019

Jimmie Durham

group shows

Solid Ground - a site specific permanent installation
No Man‘s Land Foundation, Loreto Aprutino, Italy
From August 31, 2019

Among the Trees
Southbank Centre, London, UK
March 4 – May 17, 2020


Jimmie Durham received the Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement of the 58th International Art Exhibition of
La Biennale di Venezia - May You Live In Interesting Times.

Hans-Peter Feldmann

group show

Zeit für Fragmente – Werke aus der Sammlung Marx
und der Sammlung der Nationalgalerie

Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart
Berlin, Germany
Until October 4, 2020

Ester Fleckner

group shows

Synliggørelser (Renderings)
Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark
March 7 – April 19, 2020
Extended until June 7

De Te Fabula Narrature
The Museum of Cultural History & Kunstplass Contemporary Art, Oslo, Norway
June 11 – August 30, 2020

Video: Interview with Ester Fleckner.

Luca Frei

solo show

From day to day
Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden
June, 6 – August 30, 2020

group shows

Animalesque / Art Across Species and Beings
BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, England
Until April 19, 2020

Beyond Measure
Trondheim kunstmuseum, Trondheim, Norway
Until August 8, 2020

Ian Kiaer

solo show

Galerie Barbara Wien, Berlin
November/December 2020 – January 2021

Kim Yong-Ik

new publication

Kim Yong-Ik
Monograph about Kim Yong-Ik, published by Cahiers d’Art in Paris. Foreword by Staffan Ahrenberg. English texts by Kim Yong-Ik, Beck Jee-Sock, Philippe Vergne and an interview with Hans-Ulrich Obrist. 138 pages, 90 color illustrations, softcover. Paris 2019

Dave McKenzie

group show

Colored People Time: Mundane Futures, Quotidian Pasts, Banal Presents
MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
Until July 19, 2020

Elisabeth Neudörfl

group show

Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Germany
Until August 16, 2020

new publication

Land‘s End
The location of "Topographie des Terrors" examined by contemporary photographers published by Michael Disqué and Andreas Gehrke in cooperation with Stiftung Topo­graphie des Terrors

Vaclav Pozarek


We congratulate the artist for his Residency Senior Fellowship by Istituto Svizzero, Rome, Italy (end of 2019)

Michael Rakowitz

solo shows

The Invisible Enemy Should Not Exist (Room G)
Tensta Konsthall, Spanga, Sweden
Until August 23, 2020

will travel to:
CAC – Contemporary Art Center, Vilnius, Lithuania
(October 2020, exact dates tba)
MMAG – Mahera and Mohammed Abu Ghazaleh Foundation for Arts and Culture, Amman, Jordan (January 2021 – tba)

Michael Rakowitz
Al Jameel Arts Centre, Dubai, UAE
Until August 8, 2020
Extended until November 22
The Breakup Radio: Stream from the Jameel

The Invisible Enemy Should Not Exist (Room Z)
Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, MA, USA
Until April 19, 2020

Michael Rakowitz: Nimrud
Ruth and Elmer Wellin Museum of Art, Hamilton, USA
August 29 – December 6, 2020

group shows

Never Spoken Again: Rogue Stories of Science and Collections
MSU Broad Museum, East Lansing, USA
Until August 23, 2020

will travel to:
The College of Wooster Art Museum, Wooster, USA
(September 22, 2020 – November 26, 2020)
Telfair Museums, Jepson Center, Savannah, USA
(June 18, 2021 – August 29, 2021)

Notre monde brûle / Our world is burning
Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
Until May 17, 2020


Congratulations to Michael Rakowitz for receiving the Public Art Dialogue Award!
DePaul Museum of Art, Chicago, USA

Congratulations to Michael Rakowitz for being selected as 2020 Nasher Prize Laureate!

public art commissions

Fourth Plinth 2018
Until March 2020

Timelapse of Michael Rakowitz Sculpture Atop Fourth Plinth

Statue of Iraqi Soldier
From April 2020
Margate, UK
Part of the Waterfront Project by Turner Contemporary

Dieter Roth

solo show

Das Tränenmeer / The Sea of Tears
March 14 – April 18, 2020
Hauser & Wirth Publishers, Zürich, Switzerland


Dieter Roth, Collected Interviews
Ed. by Barbara Wien. With an Afterword by Barbara Wien and a text by Tomas Schmit.
618 pp., 90 illus., 24x17, hardcover. Edition Hansjörg Mayer, Stuttgart, London 2019.

Read an excerpt from the essential conversations with Irmelin Lebeer-Hossmann in 1979.

Tomas Schmit

Presentation of the new acquisitions for the n.b.k. Video-Forum 2019
Screening II.
May 4 - May 24, 2020

Tomas Schmit
e-constellations, 2004
SD video, color, sound, 24:59 min

Cia Rinne schreibt beim Perlentaucher über das Tomas Schmit Archiv:


group show

Amuse-bouche. The Taste of Art
Museum Tinguely, Basel, Switzerland
February 19 – Mai 17, 2020
Extended until July 26
The exhibition will be open to the public again from Tuesday, 12 May, 2020


Congratulations to Shimabuku for receiving This is not a Price by Mutina for Art!

Haegue Yang

solo shows

Haegue Yang: Handles
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York, USA
Until April 12, 2020
The daily activation takes place at 4:00 PM EST

Haegue Yang and Stuart Comer The Mystic Landscapes of Haegue Yang, MoMA Magazine, October 25, 2019

In the Cone of Uncertainty
The Bass Museum of Art, Miami, USA
Until April 5, 2020

exhibition brochure

Haegue Yang: Emergence
Art Gallery Ontario, Toronto, Canada
April 30 – November 8, 2020

Strange Attractors
Tate St Ives, UK
May 23 - October 11, 2021

The Cone of Concern
MCAD, Manila, Philippines
June 4 – September 27, 2020

MMCA, Seoul, Korea
August 29, 2020 – January 17, 2021
Preview: Friday, August 28
Public opening: August 29, 10 am
Lecture program: August 29, afternoon (TBC)

group shows

Pine‘s Eye
Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh, UK
February 29, 2020 – 9 May 2020

The Paradox of Stillness
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, USA
April 18 – July 26, 2020

Galerie für Zeitgenössiche Kunst Leipzig, Germany
May 15 - October 4, 2020
Opening: May 15, 2 - 8 pm

National Gallery Singapore
Until October 2020

Work, Work, Work
Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Until July 19, 2020


Haegue Yang In the Cone of Uncertainty
For more click here.

video documentations