ALBERT OEHLEN, Untitled, 2014, oil on Dibond, 147 5/8 x 98 7/16 inches (375 x 250 cm). Photo by Lothar Schnepf
Albert Oehlen (b. 1954, Krefeld, Germany) studied at the Hochschule für Bildende Kunst. From 2000-09 he was a professor of painting at the Kunstakademie, Düsseldorf. Recent solo exhibitions include Musée d'art moderne et contemporain de Strasbourg (2002); "I know whom you showed last summer," Museum of Contemporary Art, Miami (2005); "Réalité abstraite," Musée d'art moderne de la ville de Paris (2009); "Albert Oehlen-Werke aus der Sammlung," Räume für Kunst (2010); Carré d'Art-Musée d'art contemporain de Nimes (2011); "Painting from the Zabludowicz Collection: Albert Oehlen," Zabludowicz Collection, London (2013); and “Malerei”, Museum Moderner Kunst, Vienna (2013). His work was also included in the 2013 Venice Biennale.