Born 1976 in Forchheim, Germany; lives and works in Berlin, Germany and Brooklyn, NY

EDUCATION

2003-08  Academy of Fine Arts Hamburg, Diploma (with Prof. Norbert Schwontkowski)

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016        Grimm Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands (forthcoming)
                11R, New York, NY 
2015        White Hum, Loushy Art & Projects, Tel Aviv, Israel
2013        Eleven Rivington, New York, NY
                Timothy Taylor Gallery London, UK
2012        Ahnen, Grimm Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands
                Arsen, Produzentengalerie, Hamburg, Germany
2011        Eleven Rivington, New York, NY
2010        Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, UK
2009        Sky Above, Mud Below, Grimm Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands
                Morgengrauen, Produzentengalerie, Hamburg, Germany
                Death in the Afternoon, Forgotten Bar Project, Berlin, Germany
                Eleven Rivington, New York, NY and Salon 94, New York, NY
2008        Nachtwandeln im Laubengang, curated by Anna-Catharina Gebbers, Bibliothekswohnung, Berlin, Germany
2005        VOLVOX Nomadenoase, Golden Pudel Club, Hamburg, Germany

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015        Let's Get Figurative, NIcelle Beauchene Gallery, New York, NY
                
Substance, Timothy Taylor Gallery London, UK
2014        Huidige Zaken, Grimm Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands
                Windows, Kunsthal Kade, Amersfoort, Netherlands
                Junge Sammlungen 01, Weserburg Museum für Modernde Kunst, Bremen, Germany
2011        Sentimental Education, Gavlak Gallery, Palm Beach, FL
                Gesamtkunstwerk, New Art from Germany, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
                Viele Köpfe, Produzentengalerie, Hamburg, Germany
2010        In Dreams, Timothy Taylor Gallery, New York, NY
                New Paintings, Grimm Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands
                Guatavita, Eleven Rivington, New York, NY
                Weisser Schimmel (You Can Observe a Lot by Watching), Falckenberg Collection, Hamburg, Germany (catalogue)
2009        Ventriloquist, curated by Emma Dexter, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, UK
                Cargo, Autocenter, Berlin, Germany
                Narcotica, Wirtshaus im Schalter, Basel, Switzerland
                Pulp Fiction, Eleven Rivington, New York, NY
                C, Produzentengalerie, Hamburg, Germany
                In and out of Place, curated by Ann-Catharina Gebbers, Krautcho Collection, London, UK
                Ruth May, Produzentengalerie, Hamburg, Germany
2008        Ein Pferd frisst keinen Gurkensalat Kunsthochschulen II, Class Norbert Schwontkowski,
                Städtische Galerie Delmenhorst, Germany
                10 Jahre Feinkunst Krüger, Galerie Feinkunst Krüger, Hamburg, Germany
                Wert-Schätzung, curated by Anna-Catharina Gebbers, Sammlung Sander, Berlin, Germany
                Bibliothekswohnung Berlin, Zabludowicz Collection, London, UK
                Volker Hüller / Lotte Gertz: The mouse, the Bird, and the Sausage, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, England
                Lumen Christi, students of Pia Stadtbäumer, Prof. Werner Büttner, and Prof. Norbert Schwontkowski,
                St. Katharinen Church, Hamburg, Germany
2007        A und O, curated by Abel Auer, Galerie Jürgen Becker, Hamburg, Germany
                You will be Re-Materialized through your Secrets, curated by Michael Clifton, Michael Benevento/Orange Group,
                Los Angeles, CA
                Immer noch im Sommerloch (with Michael Conrads), Galerie Krüger, Hamburg, Germany
                Frozen Cirrostratus, curated by Kerstin Niemann, Galerie Sækkers, Eindhoven, Holland
                Klasse Norbert Schwontkowski, Westwerk, Hamburg, Germany
                bookish relations, curated by Anna-Catharina Gebbers, Bibliothekswohnung, Berlin, Germany
                Inky Toy Affinitas, curated by Anna-Catharina Gebbers, Cerealart, Philadelphia, PA
2006        Wo warst Du! All Ambra, initiated by Abel Auer, Dorota Jurczak, and Armin Krämer, Kunstpavillon Innsbruck, Austria
                top to bottom end to end, Westbahnhof, Vienna, Austria
                HOME SWEET HOME, Wallstreet One Gallery, Berlin, Germany
2005        Palsteg, Westwerk, Hamburg, Germany
                index05, Kunsthaus, Hamburg, Germany

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2013        Asfour, Nana, “Volker Hüller,” Time Out New York, April 19
                “Critics Pick,” Time Out New York, April 4–10
                “Art Features,” The Telegraph, April 1, 2013
2012        “Volker Hüller’s Hand-Coloured Etchings at Timothy Taylor Gallery,” Artdaily.org, January 14
                Brehm, Margrit and Daniel Kunitz, Volker Hüller, Snoeck Verlagsgesellschaft
2011        “'Sentimental Education' Captures Artists' Torrid Love Affairs With Art History,” Huffington Post, December 6, 2011
                Keijer, Kees, “Grenzen Van de Waarneming Verkennen,” Het Parool, December
                “Goings On About Town: Volker Hüller,” The New Yorker, January 26
2010        Mayfield, George, “Volker Hüller’s Hand-Colored Etchings at Timothy Taylor,” Art Knowledge News, August
                Jeffreys, Tom, “Volker Hüller at Timothy Taylor Gallery,” Spoonfed.com, April 28
                Wullschlager, Jackie, “Critics’s Choice,” Financial Times, May
2009        Smith, Roberta, “Volker Hüller,” The New York Times, December 25, p. C33
                Bourland, Ian, “Artforum: Critic’s Pick,” Artforum.com, December 17
                Johnson, Ken, “The Lower East Side, Home to the Young and Emerging,” The New York Times, December 4, p. C33
                Asthoff, Jens, Volker Hüller, exhibition catalogue, Produzentengalerie Hamburg
2007        “'Inky Toy Affinitas' At Cerealart,” Saatchi Art Magazine, February 13, 2007

GRANTS AND RESIDENCIES

2012        Steep Rock Arts Residency, Washington, CT
2006        Travelling fellowship in Mexico City from Ditze-Stiftung
2004-05   Painting studentship from Bargheer-Stiftung

COLLECTIONS  

Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Saatchi Gallery, London, UK