Biography

 

Emil Michael Klein

Born in 1982, lives in Lausanne

 

  • EDUCATION

2011 – 2013 ECAL, Lausanne

2002 – 2005 Hochschule für Gestaltung und Kunst, Basel

1998 – 2002 Schule für Holzbildhauerei, Brienz

 

SOLO SHOWS

2016
Federico Vavassori, upcoming April

2015
Francesca Pia, Zurich
Gaudel de Stampa, Paris

2014
Francesca Pia, Zurich

2012
Signed Abstraction, Vava, Milan

2013
Art Unlimited, Basel

2011
Gaudel de Stampa, Paris
Everest, with Greg Parma Smith, Fondation Gutzwiller, Zürich
Emil Michael Klein – Kaspar Müller, Circuit, Centre d’art contemporain, Lausanne
Filled in, outlined, LOG, Bergamo

2010
Wanda, Luis Campaña, Berlin
Pieces, New Jerseyy, Basel
Kimberley, Gaudel de Stampa, Paris

2009
Luis Campaña, Berlin

2008
Art39 (Statements), Nicolas Krupp, Basel
Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Basel (cat.)
Nicolas Krupp, Basel

 

GROUP SHOWS

  • 2016
  • Flora Klein, Emil Michael Klein, Tiphanie Mall, Johannes Willi, curated by Chus Martínez, Kunsthaus Hamburg, Hamburg
  • 2015
  • Part 1, Emil Michael Klein, Kaspar Müller, Andreas Zybach, Aachen
  • Ausstellungsraum Klingental, NIMM’S MAL EASY, Basel
  • 2014
  • Europe Europe, curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist, Thomas Boutoux and Gunnar B. Kvaran, Astrup Fearnley Museet, Oslo
  • Galerie zur Matze, with Flora Klein and Peter Klein, Kunstverein Oberwallis, Brig, Switzerland
  • Revelry, curated by Tenzing Barshee, Kunsthalle Bern
  • 2012
  • Tell the children, La Salle de Bain, Lyon
  • 2011
  • Burrata, Vava, Milan
  • Corso Multisala, organised by Tobias Madison and Emanuel Rossetti, South Galleries, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Denmark
  • 2010
  • Wallpower, Gröflin, Zürich
  • Anti Anti Anti, LOG, Bergamo, curated by Nicolas Chardon
  • Of Objects, Fields and Mirrors, Kunsthaus Glarus, curated by Daniel Baumann and Maya Wismer
  • On Publications, Portraits, Public Art and Performance, The Modern Institute/Toby Webster, Glasgow, curated by Daniel Baumann
  • 2009
  • Tbilisi6, Never on Sunday, Tbilisi, Georgia, curated by Daniel Bauman
  • Arguments and Compliments, Paloma Presents at New Jerseyy, Basel
  • Prose Pour Des Esseintes, Karma International, Zürich
  • 2008
  • I Love the Horizon, MAGASIN CNAC, Grenoble, curated by Daniel Baumann and Andro Wekua
  • The Line is a Lonely Hunter, New Jerseyy, Basel
  • 2007
  • Nicolas Krupp, Basel
  • Vrits, Falknerstrasse 4, Basel
  • Kante (mit Kilian Rüthemann), Bellevaux, Lausanne
  • Tbilisi 4, Every Day is Saturday, Shindisi, Georgia, curated by Daniel Baumann
  • 2006
  • Tbilisi 3, Lets stay alive till monday, Tbilisi, Georgia, curated by Daniel Baumann
  • GRANTS, AWARDS
  • 2014
    Kulturföderpreis Wallis
  • 2010
  • Prix Valenca Stroun
  • Atelierstipendium Paris, iaab, Christoph Merian Stiftung, Basel
  • 2009
  • Kunstkredit, Basel
  • 2008
  • Manor Kunstpreis Basel, Basel
  • Atelierstipendium Berlin, iaab, Christoph Merian Stiftung, Basel
  • 2007
  • Kunstkredit, Basel
  • PROJECTS
  • 2009 – ongoing
  • Artist-Space Galen, with Flora Klein and Kaspar Müller
  • 2009
  • Artist Space «Galen», with Kaspar Müller
  • 2006 – 2009
  • Vrits, Basel