Biography

 

Emil Michael Klein

Born in 1982, Switzerland, lives and works in Zurich.

 

  • EDUCATION

2011 – 2013
Ecole cantonale d’art de Lausanne, Master Visual Arts, Lausanne

2002 – 2005
Hochschule für Gestaltung und Kunst, Basel

1998 – 2002
Schule für Holzbildhauerei, Brienz

 

SOLO SHOWS

2017
Museum in Bellpark, Kriens (forthcoming)
Red, Blue and Black Lines
, Gaudel de Stampa, Paris

2016
Federico Vavassori

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
  • Undisturbed Solitude, curated by Chus Martínez, Kunsthaus Hamburg, Hamburg
  • Tbilisi 16, Kunsthalle Zürich, Tbilisi
  • Structuras, Stalla, Madulain
  • 2015
  • Adele Röder, Emil Michael Klein, Robert Delaunay, Walks News, Berlin
  • Part 1, Emil Michael Klein, Kaspar Müller, Andreas Zybach, Aachen
  • NIMM’S MAL EASY, Ausstellungsraum Klingental, 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