Albert Oehlen

ALBERT OEHLEN, Untitled, 2014, oil on Dibond, 147 5/8 × 98 7/16 inches (375 × 250 cm). Photo by Lothar Schnepf

Albert Oehlen Listed Exhibitions (Selected) (75 Kb)

Albert Oehlen was born in 1954 in Krefeld, Germany and studied at Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Hamburg. From 2000 to 2009, he was a professor of painting at Kunstakademie Düsseldorf. Recent solo exhibitions include “I Know Whom You Showed Last Summer,” Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami (2005); “I Will Always Champion Good Painting,” Whitechapel Art Gallery, London (2006); “Réalité abstraite,” Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris (2009); “Albert Oehlen,” Kunstmuseum Bonn, Germany (2012); “Albert Oehlen: Malerei,” Museum Moderner Kunst, Vienna (2013); "Albert Oehlen: Die 5000 Finger von Dr. Ö," Museum Wiesenbaden, Germany (2014); “Albert Oehlen: An Old Painting in Spirit,” Kunsthalle Zürich, Switzerland (2015); and “Albert Oehlen: Home and Garden,” New Museum (2015). Oehlen's work was also included in the 2013 Venice Biennale.

Albert Oehlen lives and works in Bühlen, Switzerland.