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  • Education
  • Biennials
  • Selected Solo
  • Selected Group Shows
  • Awards / Grants / Fellowships
  • Monographs

Born 1970, California, US Lives and works in Frankfurt, DE

Education

1994

University of California, Los Angeles, US

Biennials

2016

  • Manifesta 11, Zurich, CH
  • 10th Montreal Biennale, CA

2012

  • 30th São Paulo Biennial, BR

2009

  • 53rd Biennale di Venezia, Venice, IT

2007

  • 2nd Moscow Biennial, Moscow, RU

2006

  • 4th Berlin Biennial, Berlin, DE

2001

  • 1st Ghent Quadrennial, “Casino” S.M.A.K., Ghent, BE

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2017

  • Tender, Marlborough Chelsea, New York, US
  • Carpe Denim (Rear View Mirror), Marlborough Chelsea, New York, US

2016

  • Push, Galerie Parisa Kind, Frankfurt, DE
  • Bounty, Peres Projects, Berlin, DE
  • MR2, Alaia, Paris, FR

2015

  • Y ASK Y, Carl Kostyál, Stockholm, SE

2014

  • Power Lunch, Peres Projects, Berlin, DE
  • Mike Bouchet, Marlborough Gallery Monaco, Monte Carlo, MC
  • Spanish Donkey A-Hole Sport Drink Bilbao Sunscreen Model Drawings, with Paul McCarthy, Portikus Museum, Frankfurt, DE

2013

  • Flood, Marlborough Chelsea, New York, US

2012

  • Simulated Personal Rescue Enclosures, Hotel Gallery London, London, UK
  • The Untitled Video, Galerie Parisa Kind, Frankfurt, DE

2011

  • Hollywood Deals, O.P.A. (Oficina para Proyectos de Arte), Guadalajara, MX
  • Argento Lawn Chairs, Art Basel Design Fair, Cumulus Studios, Basel, CH
  • Impulse Strategies, Galerie Georges-Phillippe & Nathalie Vallois, Paris, FR

2010

  • HARD ON, Galerie Parisa Kind, Frankfurt, DE
  • New Living, COBRA Museum, Amstelveen, NL
  • Neues Wohnen, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, DE
  • Retreat, BAWAG Contemporary, Vienna, AT
  • Diet Cola Works, The Box, Los Angeles, US

2009

  • The New New Age Film Festival, Autocenter, Berlin, DE
  • Sell and Destroy - Redrawing the Bottom Line, Frieze Projects, London, UK

2008

  • New New Age Film Festival, Galerie Parisa Kind, Frankfurt, DE
  • CANBURGER, Galerie Georges-Phillippe & Nathalie Vallois, Paris, FR
  • 16x9 Action Film, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, FR

2007

  • Almost Every City in the World, Galerie Vallois, Paris, FR
  • Fat Slices and Conscious Primers, MC Kunst, Los Angeles, US
  • Reaction Time, Circus Gallery, Los Angeles, US
  • Shitrock Crate and Tapestry Cartoons, The Box, Los Angeles, US
  • 16x9 Action Film, MOCA Los Angeles, US

2006

  • Recent Jacuzzis, Galerie Michael Neff, Frankfurt, DE

2005

  • Top, Back and Bottom of Mind Awareness, Maccarone, Inc., New York, US
  • New Jacuzzis, Kunstraum Innsbruck, Innsbruck, AT

2004

  • Carpe Denim, Galerie Michael Neff, Frankfurt, DE

2003

  • Overhead Baggage Treatment, Maccarone, Inc., New York, US

1999

  • Business on Sunset, BOSS Exhibitions, Los Angeles, US

Selected Group Shows

2017

  • On Elizabeth, Olsen Gruin, New York, US
  • Borderlines of the sculptural 1: Paper, Städtische Museen Heilbronn, Heilbronn, DE

2016

  • History of Nothing, White Cube, London, UK
  • Prototypology, Gagosian Gallery, Rome, IT
  • Impromptu, The Box, Los Angeles, US
  • Bogeyman, Nicodim Gallery, Bucharest, RO

2015

  • Paulin, Paulin, Paulin, Gallery Emmanuel Perrotin, Paris, FR
  • Americana Esoterica, Various Venues, Plovdiv, BG
  • Brunch Over Troubled Water, Plutschow Gallery, Zurich, CH
  • Six Advertisements, Marlborough Chelsea, New York, US
  • EAGLES II, Malrborough Madrid, Madrid, ES

2014

  • Sigmund Freud and the Play on the Burden of Representation, 21er Haus, Vienna, AT
  • The Go Between, Museo di Capodimonte, Naples, IT
  • Group Spirit, Peres Projects, Berlin, DE, 2014

2013

  • ‘bald eagle’, Haubrok projects, Berlin, DE
  • 356 Sculptures, 356 Mission Gallery, Los Angeles, US

2012

  • EAGLES, Marlborough Madrid, in Collaboration with Marlborough Chelsea, Madrid, ESP
  • Privat, Kunsthalle Schirn, Frankfurt, DE
  • TRACK, S.M.A.K., Ghent, BE
  • Made in Germany Zwei, Kunstverein Hannover, Hannover, DE

2011

  • Everything Must Go, Casey Kaplan Gallery, New York, US
  • Commercial Break, presented by GARAGE Center of Contemporary Culture (Moskow), Venice, IT
  • A painting show, Autocenter, Berlin, DE
  • Notes on Notes on Camp, Invisible Exports, New York, US
  • Informellnatur, Galerie Sabine Knust, Munich, DE
  • My beautiful Mongo, Thomas Brambilla Contemporary Art, Bergamo, IT
  • Strictly Global, Deutsche Bank Frankfurt, Frankfurt, DE
  • Involuntary, Ford Project, New York, US
  • Das Meer: Traum and Wirklichkeit, Eres Stiftung, Munich, DE

2010

    • Transzendenz Inc*, Autocenter, Berlin, DE
  • During Office Hours, VGF, Berlin, DE
  • Auteur/Amateur, Layr Wüstenhagen, Vienna, AT
  • Vaxination, Xippas Gallery, Athens, GR
  • The Traveling Show, La Jumex Collection, Mexico City, MX
  • Where do we go from here?, selections from the Jumex Collection, CAC, Cincinnati, US
  • The New New Age Film Festival, selected films, LICHTER Filmtage, Frankfurt, DE

2009

  • Where do we go from here?, selections from the Jumex Collection, The Bass Museum, Miami, US
  • Rotating Vie, Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, Oslo, NO
  • Making Worlds, 53rd Biennale di Venezia, Venice, IT
  • Remap 2, Athens, GR
  • Nothingness and Being, Seventh Interpretation of The Jumex Collection, curated by Shamin Momin, Mexico City, MX
  • Quand la premiere ivresse des suces bruyants..., CAPC Musee d’art contemporain de Bordeaux, Bordeaux, FR
  • When the mood strikes... The Collection of Wilfred & Yannicke Cooreman-De Smedt,
    MDD Museum Dhont-Dhaenens, Deurle, BE

2008

  • Anthology, Otero Plassart, Los Angeles, US
  • Meet Me Around the Corner, Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, Oslo, NO
  • No Leftovers, Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, CH
  • Walls in the Street, Museum of Contemporary Art, Belgrade, RS
  • Working Men, Analix Forever, Geneva, CH
  • The Practice of Everyday Life, Feinkost Gallery, Berlin, DE
  • Hotel California, Galerie Georges-Phillippe & Nathalie Vallois, Paris, FR
  • An Unruly History of the readymade, Jumex Collection, Mexico City, MX
  • 2008 Group Show, Sebastian Guinness Gallery, Dublin, IE

2007

  • 27 Timer, Hollesgard, Hollesgard, DK
  • Pawnshop, e-Flux, New York, US
  • Mind Hacking II, Wewerka Pavilion, Münster, DE
  • Quotidian, BUIA Gallery, New York, DE
  • New Economy, Artists Space, New York, US
  • Moscow Biennial 2, Moscow, RU
  • Verbale, Innsbruck, Innsbruck, AT
  • Uncertain States of America, Herning Kunstmuseum, DE / Warsaw / Copenhagen / Beijing / Prague

2006

  • 5 Billion Years, Palais de Tokyo, Paris , FR
  • Uncertain States of America, Reykjavik Art Museum, Reykjavik, IS
  • E-flux Video Rental, Seoul, Korea, Antwerp, BE
  • Uncertain States of America, Serpentine Gallery, London, UK
  • Mobile: Suro Collection, Triangle Project Space, San Antonio, US
  • Uncertain States of America, Bard Curatorial Center, New York, US
  • Sculpture Park, Offenburg, DE
  • Nice Fine Arts, curated by Axel Huber, Städtische Galerie Laar, Lahr, DE
  • Von Mäusen und Menschen / Of Mice and Men, 4th Berlin Biennial, Berlin, DE
  • Palm D’Or Television Pitch, Frankfurt, Frankfurt, DE
  • Space Boomerang, Swiss Institute, New York, US

2005

  • Strich, Zeichnung, Bild, BAWAG Foundation, Vienna, AT
  • Uncertain States of America, Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, Oslo, NO
  • Off Key, Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, CH
  • La Vista Hermosa, Liste, Basel, CH
  • Do You Like Stuff?, Swiss Institute, New York, US
  • Greater New York, MoMA P.S.1, Long Island City, US
  • Situational Prosthetics, New Langston Art Center, San Francisco, US
  • E-flux Video Rental, KunstWerke Berlin Germany, Frankfurt, DE

2004

  • Dedicated to a Proposition, Extra City Center for Contemporary Art, Antwerp, BE
  • Sculpture Now, Galerie Michael Neff, Frankfurt, DE
  • Kotzrohr and Popular Ceramics, Video Program, Wilkinson Gallery, London, UK
  • E-flux Video Rental, e-Flux, New York, US

2003

  • High Desert Test Sites, Los Angeles, US
  • Hands up, baby, hands up!, Kunstverein Oldenburg, Oldenburg, DE

2002

  • Out of True, Santa Barbara University Art Museum, Santa Barbara, US

2001

  • Casino, S.M.A.K., Ghent, BEL

2000

  • Sebastian Clough and Mike Bouchet, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, US
  • Life After The Squirrel, Location One, New York, US

1997

  • Snowball, collaboration with Jason Rhoades and Peter Bonde, Venice Biennale, Venice, IT

1996

  • Size Matters, Special K Projects, Los Angeles, US

1994

  • Common Denomination Language Expo, FAR, Los Angeles, US

Public and Private Collections

  • Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, Oslo, NO
  • Belvedere Museum, Vienna, AT
  • Bernard Arnault Collection, Paris, FR
  • CAPC, musée d'art contemporain de Bordeaux, Bordeaux, FR
  • Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, FR
  • DekaBank, Frankfurt, DE
  • Deutsche Bank Collection, Frankfurt, DE
  • Permanent Floor at Deutsche Bank AG, Frankfurt, DE
  • DZ Bank, Frankfurt, DE
  • FNAC, Fonds National D'Art Contemporain, Paris, FR
  • Francois Pinault Collection, Venice, IT
  • The Jumex Collection, Mexico City, MX
  • LVMH Collection, Paris, FR
  • The Margulies Collection, Miami, Florida, US
  • Sammlung Boros, Berlin, DE
  • Sammlung Axel Haubrok, Berlin, DE

Awards / Grants / Fellowships

  • 1822 Kunstpreis der Stadt Frankfurt, 2014

Monographs

  • Mike Bouchet, Selected Works 1989-2009, published by Sternberg Press, 2009
  • Mike Bouchet, New Living published by Kunsthalle Schirn, Frankfurt, 2010
  • Mike Bouchet, Retreat, published by BAWAG foundation, Vienna, 2010
  • Mike Bouchet, The New New Age Film Festival Saint John of God of Ghent Pall Mall Empire Psychiatric Center Agreement Guide, published by S.M.A.K., Ghent, 2012

Exhibitions

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Artist  Title  Date  Location 
Group ShowMike Bouchet, Melike Kara, Blair Thurman, Donna HuancaMike Bouchet, Melike Kara, Blair Thurman, Donna Huanca Frieze New York 2016 2016-05-0505/05/2016–
08/05/2016
New York, USNew York, US
Mike BouchetMike Bouchet Bounty 2016-04-2929/04/2016–
02/06/2016
Peres ProjectsPeres Projects
Group ShowMelike Kara, David Ostrowski, Blair Thurman, Mark Flood, Mike Bouchet, Brent WaddenMelike Kara, David Ostrowski, Blair Thurman, Mark Flood, Mike Bouchet, Brent Wadden Art Basel Hong Kong 2016 2016-03-2424/03/2016–
26/03/2016
Hong Kong, HKHong Kong, HK
Group ShowDan Attoe, Blair Thurman, Brent Wadden, Donna Huanca, Melike Kara, Mike BouchetDan Attoe, Blair Thurman, Brent Wadden, Donna Huanca, Melike Kara, Mike Bouchet Art Genève 2016 2016-01-2828/01/2016–
31/01/2016
Geneva, CHGeneva, CH
Group ShowDonna Huanca, Mike Bouchet, Peter Shire, Marinella Senatore, Dan Attoe, Mark Flood, Brent WaddenDonna Huanca, Mike Bouchet, Peter Shire, Marinella Senatore, Dan Attoe, Mark Flood, Brent Wadden Frieze London 2015 2015-10-1414/10/2015–
17/10/2015
London, UKLondon, UK
Group ShowMike Bouchet, Mark Flood, David OstrowskiMike Bouchet, Mark Flood, David Ostrowski Art Basel 2015 2015-06-1818/06/2015–
21/06/2015
Basel, CHBasel, CH
Group ShowDan Attoe, Mike Bouchet, Mark Flood, Dorothy Iannone, Marinella Senatore, Brent Wadden, Peter ShireDan Attoe, Mike Bouchet, Mark Flood, Dorothy Iannone, Marinella Senatore, Brent Wadden, Peter Shire Frieze New York 2015 2015-05-1414/05/2015–
17/05/2015
New York, USNew York, US
Group ShowDan Attoe, Mike Bouchet, Mark Flood, Leo Gabin, Guillaume Gelot, Dorothy Iannone, Blair ThurmanDan Attoe, Mike Bouchet, Mark Flood, Leo Gabin, Guillaume Gelot, Dorothy Iannone, Blair Thurman Art Cologne 2015 2015-04-1616/04/2015–
19/04/2015
Cologne, DECologne, DE
Group Showassume vivid astro focus, Dan Attoe, Mike Bouchet, Mark Flood, Leo Gabin, Brent Waddenassume vivid astro focus, Dan Attoe, Mike Bouchet, Mark Flood, Leo Gabin, Brent Wadden Art Basel Hong Kong 2015 2015-03-1515/03/2015–
17/03/2015
Hong Kong, CNHong Kong, CN
Mike Bouchet, Mark FloodMike Bouchet, Mark Flood Independent Projects 2015 2015-03-0505/03/2015–
08/03/2015
New York, USNew York, US
Group Showassume vivid astro focus, Dan Attoe, Mike Bouchet, Leo Gabin, Mark Flood, Blair Thurmanassume vivid astro focus, Dan Attoe, Mike Bouchet, Leo Gabin, Mark Flood, Blair Thurman Art LA Contemporary 2015 2015-01-2929/01/2015–
01/02/2015
Los Angeles, USLos Angeles, US
Mike Bouchet, Dorothy IannoneMike Bouchet, Dorothy Iannone Art Basel Miami Beach 2014 2014-12-0404/12/2014–
07/12/2014
Miami, USMiami, US
Group Showassume vivid astro focus, Mike Bouchet, Leo Gabin, Mark Flood, Marinella Senatoreassume vivid astro focus, Mike Bouchet, Leo Gabin, Mark Flood, Marinella Senatore Artissima 21 2014-11-0707/11/2014–
09/11/2014
Turin, ITTurin, IT
Group ShowMike Bouchet, Mark Flood, Leo GabinMike Bouchet, Mark Flood, Leo Gabin FIAC 2014 2014-10-2323/10/2014–
26/10/2014
Paris, FRParis, FR
Group Showassume vivid astro focus, Mike Bouchet, Mark Flood, Marinella Senatoreassume vivid astro focus, Mike Bouchet, Mark Flood, Marinella Senatore Frieze London 2014 2014-10-1515/10/2014–
18/10/2014
London, UKLondon, UK
Mike BouchetMike Bouchet ABC – Art Berlin Contemporary 2014 2014-09-1818/09/2014–
21/09/2014
Berlin, DEBerlin, DE
Mike BouchetMike Bouchet Power Lunch 2014-09-1717/09/2014–
08/11/2014
Peres ProjectsPeres Projects
Group ShowDan Attoe, Mike Bouchet, Mark Flood, Alex Israel, David OstrowskiDan Attoe, Mike Bouchet, Mark Flood, Alex Israel, David Ostrowski Art Basel Hong Kong 2014 2014-05-1515/05/2014–
18/05/2014
Hong Kong, CNHong Kong, CN