Biography

 

 Johannes Wohnseifer’s multi-referential works reflect the history of art and design, the legacy of Pop and Minimalism, corporate branding and the fetishization of desire, politics and history. 

 

Johannes Wohnseifer (b.1967) lives and works in Cologne and Erftstadt, Germany. Recent solo exhibitions include Parkhaus im Malkastenpark, Düsseldorf, Johann König Galerie, Berlin, Philara, Düsseldorf, Galerie Gisela Capitain, Cologne, ReMap3, Athens, Greece, Simultanhalle, Cologne and Casey Kaplan, New York. Group shows over the past few years include exhibitions at the Sammlung Boros / Boros Collection, Berlin, MARTa Herford, Herford, Germany, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Sammlung Olbricht / me Collectors Room. Berlin, Kunsthalle Nürnberg, Nürnberg, Museum Folkwang, Essen, Kunsthaus Bregenz, Bregenz, Austria among others. Wohnseifer has made numerous artist’s books throughout his career, including his latest, Canon, published by Buchhandlung Walther König, Cologne.