info@pierreknop.de

 

Born 1982 in Nancy, France; Raised in Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Works and lives in Cologne, Germany

Taught as professor of painting 2019/20 at State Academy of Fine Arts Karlsruhe, Germany

 

EDUCATION

2008-13

Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, Germany (classes of Andreas Schulze & Katharina Grosse)

2013

Master of Fine Arts, graduate as ‘Meisterschüler’ (class of Katharina Grosse)

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2020

Choi&Lager Gallery, Seoul, Korea, ‘Tetrachromatic Visions’

2019

Choi&Lager Gallery, Cologne, Germany, ‘Feast of Fools’

Setareh Gallery, Düsseldorf‚ Germany, ‘Osculum Infame’

2018

Annarumma Gallery, Naples, Italy, ‘Ei Gude’

Art Cologne, New Positions, Setareh Gallery, Germany

Lyles and King, projectspace, New York, USA, ‘Bachsimpel‘

2017

Setareh Gallery, Düsseldorf, Germany, ‘Des wilden Zufalls Beute‘

2016

Jacob Bjørn Gallery, Aarhus, Denmark, ‘Mayor Projects‘

2015

Kunstverein Koelnberg, Cologne, Germany, ‘The Third Hand‘ (with Wolfgang Voegele)

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2020

Ruttkowski68 Gallery, Cologne, Germany‚ ‘Mixed Pickles 7‘

2019

Ruttkowski68 Gallery, Cologne, Germany‚ ‘Mixed Pickles 6‘

Barbara Seiler Gallery, Zürich, Switzerland, ‘Finger Talkin’

2018

Anat Ebgi Gallery, Los Angeles, USA, ‘Worshiping Sticks and Stones‘

PM/AM, London, Great Britain, ‘01’ (with Tom Anholt, Jessie Makinson, Neil Raitt etc.)

2017

JAGLA, Cologne, Germany, ‘Saskia’

Kunsthaus Essen, Essen, Germany, ‘Memories of an Elephant‘ (with Tamina Amadyar, Simon Laureyns, Mathis Malling Mortensen)

 

GRANTS & AWARDS

2016

Friedrich-Schneider Grant, Düsseldorf, Germany

 

RESIDENCIES

2018

La Brea Residency, Los Angeles, USA

 

 

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