1/25 Portraits, 2020, exhibition view, SpazioA, Pistoia
2/25 10th FotoBookFestival, 2018, installation view, Documentahalle, Kassel, Germany
3/25 10th FotoBookFestival, 2018, detail, Documentahalle, Kassel, Germany
4/25 Eleven Works, 2018, installation view, Sies + Höke, Düseldorf, Germany
5/25 Eleven Works, 2018, detail, Sies + Höke, Düseldorf, Germany
6/25 Five Works, 2017, detail, Verksmiðjan, Hjalteri, Iceland
7/25 Five Works, 2017, exhibition view, Verksmiðjan, Hjalteri, Iceland
8/25 A River, 2017, C-print, cm 178 x 152
9/25 Tales (Serfopoula, Aegean Sea, June 2015), 2017, 4 C-prints, cm 25 x 21 each
10/25 Tales (Serfopoula, Aegean Sea, June 2015), 2017, 4 C-prints, cm 25 x 21 each, detail
11/25 Coasts, 2016, 6 sound recordings from ongoing series, 2000 - 2016, variable durations. Installation view at Art Basel Parcours
12/25 Coasts, 2016, 6 sound recordings from ongoing series, 2000 - 2016, variable durations, detail
13/25 October 2015, film, HD, 21'00''
14/25 October 2015, film, HD, 21'00''
15/25 Seventeen, 2015, exhibition view, Kunstverein Nürnberg, Germany
16/25 Seventeen, 2015, exhibition view, Kunstverein Nürnberg, Germany
17/25 Tales (Chräzerenwald, Appenzell, Switzerland, November 2013), 2014, 6 C-prints, cm 25 x 21 each
18/25 Tales (Chräzerenwald, Appenzell, Switzerland, November 2013), 2014, 6 C-prints, cm 25 x 21 each, detail
19/25 IX, 2013, three iron objects, various sizes
20/25 dOCUMENTA(13), 2012, Kassel, in collaboration with Haris Epaminonda, installation view
21/25 dOCUMENTA(13), 2012, Kassel, in collaboration with Haris Epaminonda, installation view
22/25 Carte du Ciel I, 2012, C-print, cm 134 x 112
23/25 dOCUMENTA(13), 2012, Kassel, in collaboration with Haris Epaminonda, installation view
24/25 Works, 2012, exhibition view, Kunsthaus Glarus, Switzerland
25/25 VI, 2012, iron stick, cm 212 x 1 x 1

DANIEL GUSTAV CRAMER

biography PDF

Born 1975 in Neuss, Germany
Lives and works in Berlin

 
EDUCATION
2011 Arts Council England Oxford Melbourne Fellowship 2009, UK
2003 MA Royal College of Art, London, UK
2001 BA Visual Communication, FH Muenster, Germany

2004 – 2008 Senior Lecturer Fine Art Sheffield Hallam University, UK

 
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2020
(upcoming) Portraits II, Galeria Vera Cortes, Lisbon, P
(upcoming) Recent Tales, Musée d’art et d’archéologie in Aurillac, FR
The Infinite Library, Fabra i Coats, Barcelona, ES
Portraits, SpazioA, Pistoia, IT

2019
Selected Books and Publications, Florence Loewy, Paris, FR
elected Books and Publications, Motto, Berlin, DE
elected Books and Publications, Grid #5, Milano, IT

2018
Eleven Works, Sies + Höke Galerie, Düsseldorf, DE
Four Works, Tongewölbe T25, Ingolstadt, DE

2017
Fourteen Works, Vera Cortes, Lissabon, P
Five Works, Verksmiðjan, Hjalteri, IS
An Autumn Afternoon, Sperling, Munich, DE (with Haris Epaminonda)
Five Days, Entrée, Berlin, DE
Sand,GREY NOISE, Dubai, UAE (with Joana Escoval)

2016
Nineteen, curated by Neringa Bumbliené, CAC Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius, LT
The Infinite Library / Haris Epaminonda, CAC Seville, ES
Rainbow curated by Andrea Mihaljevic and Stefan Hoesl, E-Werk Freiburg, DE

2015
eventeen, invited by Simone Neuenschwander, Kunstverein Nürnberg, DE
Three, curated by Lukas Toepfer, Kunstsaele Berlin, DE
Sixteen Works, BolteLang Galerie, Zurich, CH
Vila du parc, curated by Garance and Aurelien Mole, Cente d´art contemporain, Annemasse, FR
The View Pavilion, Sant´Ilario, invited by Francesco Garutti & Vittorio Dapelo, IT

2014
Daniel Gustav Cramer – 3 1/2, curated by Lukas Töpfer, Kunstwerke, Berlin, DE (publication)
Fifteen Works, Sies + Höke, Düsseldorf, DE (publication)
01-72, SALTS, Basel, Switzerland, CH (publication)
Tales, Vera Cortes, Lisboa, P (publication)
Works (Three Days), solo presentation at Art Basel Hong Kong, CHN
XVI – Vestibule, Merrion Square, Dublin, IR (publication)

2013
Kunsthalle Mulhouse, curated by Sandrine Wymann, FR
Christophe Daviet-Thery, Paris, FR
alts, Basel, curated by Samuel Leuenberger, Switzerland, CH

2012
Kunsthaus Glarus, curated by Anja Casser, Switzerland, CH
Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe, Germany, DE (publication)
Kunsthalle Lissabon, with Haris Epaminonda, Lisbon, Portugal, P (publication)

2011
Thirteen Works, BolteLang, Zurich, CH

2010
Eight Works – Dortmunder Kunstverein, curated by Verena Titze, Dortmund, DE (publication)
Late Autumn, Samsa, with Haris Epaminonda, curated by Susanne Prinz, Berlin, DE
Six Works – The Return, curated by Kevin Kirwan, Dublin, IR (publication)
The Infinite Library at Museo di Palazzo Poggi, Biblioteca Universitaria, curated by Luca Cerizza, Bologna, IT (∞)

2009
Twelve Works – Vera Cortes, Lisbon, P
Haris Epaminonda & Daniel Gustav Cramer, Galerie BolteLang, Zurich, CH
Saturn – Jerwood Room. Lady Margaret Hall. Oxford, UK

2008
The Infinite Library Book #14 – showing with BolteLang, Zürich at Nada, Miami,USA (∞)

2007
Daniel Gustav Cramer, Vera Cortes, Lisbon, P
Four Photographs, Goethe Institute London, UK (catalogue)
Mountain, Domobaal, London, UK

2006
Trilogy – Galeria Carla Sozzani. Milan, IT
Daniel Gustav Cramer & Haris Epaminonda – Pharos CCA, Nicosia, CY
Underwater, Domobaal, London, UK

2005
Empfang, Galerie van der Grinten. Cologne, DE
Woodland, Casa D´Os Dias Da Agua. Lisboa. P (catalogue)
New Photographs, Goethe Institute Lisboa, P
Walk!, Simlagid, Akureyri, IS

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2020
Le marbre et le sang. Regard sur la collection IAC, curated by Katinka Bock, H2M – Espace d’art contemporain, Bourg-en-Bresse, FR
Oblique Strategies/ Part I, Martine Aboucaya, Paris, FR
Oblique Strategies/ Part II, Martine Aboucaya, Paris, FR
Ich schlafe. GAK Bremen, DE

2019
Collection à l’étude: Chaosmose, Institut d’art contemporain, Villeurbanne/Rhône-Alpes, FR
Use of time, École Nationale Supérieure de la Photographie, Arles, FR
The other side of the Wind, Galerie Martine Aboucaya, Paris, FR
The lsland Club, Limassol, CY
Hypermaremma, Act One, Mare Mare, Capalbio, IT
Modell und Ruine, Werkleitz Festival, Dessau, DE
Le Marbre et le Sang, IAC Villeurbanne. H2M Espace d’art contemporain, FR
Constellations: A choreography of minor gestures, Museo Colecçao Berardo, Lisboa, P

2018
Multitudinous Sea, Fondation Hippocrène, Paris, FR
Coasts II, OGR – Officine Grandi Riparazioni, Torino, IT
Tlön Projects – Act II, Toussaintkade 49, The Hague, The NL
Look up at the Sky, Sala Muncunill, Terrazza, ES
cooperation, ad/ad, Hannover, DE
0th FotoBookFestival, Kassel, DE
je marche, j’ouvre une porte, je ferme une porte, Kasteel Wijlre, Wijlre, NL
Deutschland ist keine Insel, Bundeskunsthalle, Bonn, DE
Seven Exhibitions, Brandenburgischer Kunstverein, Potsdam, DE
Flatland, Nogueras Blanchard, Madrid, ES
Because the Night, Musée départemental d’art contemporain de Rochechouart, FR
Raymond, Grand Hotel et Les Palmes, Palermo, IT
Soziale Fassaden, MMK1 – Museum für Moderne Kunst Frankfurt, DE
A l’occasion des 24h du Temps, Musée du Temps, Besançon, FR

2017
Habit-co-Habit / Pune Biennale, Pune, IND
Where and When, Galeria Pedro Cera, Lisboa, P
XoXo, Soy Capitan, Berlin, DE
Originalcopy, Angewandte Innovation Laboratory – AIL, Vienna, A
montag ou la bibliothèque à venir, frac franche-comté, besançon, FR
L’air vibre du bourdonnement des insectes, Musée départemental d’art contemporain de Rochechouart, FR
Vanishing, Martine Aboucaya Galerie, Paris, FR
The Middle Line, LiMac, Madrid, ES
Strange Days, FRAC Ile de France, Paris, FR
Freiheit, die ich meine, MEWO Kunsthalle Memmingen, DE
A map they could all understand” (The Hunting of the Snark, Lewis Carroll), Albert Baronian Gallery, Brussels, B
The Arcades: Contemporary Art and Walter Benjamin, The Jewish Museum, New York, USA
La vie mode d’emploi, Centre d’Art Contemporain Chanot, FR
Original Fake, Maisterravalbuena, Madrid, ES
Look up at the Sky, Espaidos, Terrassa, ES

2016
Pavilion Suite, Palazzo Durazzo-Cattaneo Adorno, Genova, IT
Farewell to an Idea, curated by Jaromir Hladik, Plattenpalast, Berlin, DE
Eppur si muove – Art and technique, Mudam Luxemburg
Aquisitions Recentes, Frac Franche-Comté, Besançon, FR
Madeleine, curated by insitu, Berlin, DE
Overseas, curated by Galini Notti, The American College of Greece, Athens, GR
Examining the Bench, Micro Onde, centre d’art de l’Onde, Vélizy-Villacoublay, FR
N(v)otre H(h)istoire, Centre d´Art Bastille, Grenoble, FR
Projective Ornament, Garcia Galeria, Madrid, ES
Viaja y no lo escribas, curated by Carolina Jiménez Vázquez, La Casa Encendida, Madrid, ES
The World Preserves The Memory Of All Past Traces, Centro de Arte Alcobendas, Madrid, ES

2015
Terra Incognita, curated by Doreothee Mosters, KIT, Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, DE
Altered Spaces, curated by Art&Idea, Goethe Institut Barcelona, ES
Reliability of Recognition, BolteLang Galerie, Zurich, CH
Accadrà Domani, curated by Gregorio Magnani, Museo Marino Marini, Florence, IT
Unendliche Bibliothek, curated by Alexandra Blättler, Alte Frabrik, Rapperswill-Jona, DE
Construire une Collection, Villa Paloma, NMNM, Monaco, MC
Symphonic Node, curated by pick nick, CY
Old News (again), curated by Jacob Fabricius, Cneai, Chatou, FR
Phenomenon, Collection Kerenidis Pepe, Anafi, GR
Waterbound, curated by Rasmus Kleine, Museum Kallmann Ismaning, Munich, DE
Meeting Point, curated by Axel Lapp, Kunstverein Konstanz, DE
Christophe Daviet-Thery exhibits, Daniel Gustav Cramer´s publications, Wiels Art Book Fair, B
ASP Fair, London, invited by Dan Mitchell & Sara MacKillop, ICA London, UK
Aegvõte, curated by Anna Laarits, Kunsthalle Tallinn, EST
By Boat (Farewell), curated by Adam Carr, JoseGarcia, Mexico City, MEX
Stranger than Paradise, curated by Gesine Borchardt, Sies + Höke, Düsseldorf, DE
Courtesy of SALTS, invited by Samuel Leuenberger, Birsfelden, CH
Friends with Books, solo presentation by Christophe Daviet-Thery, Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, DE

2014
Stills – Fotofocus Biennal 2014, Lowe Gallery, Cincinnati, USA
A Cote, en Deca, au Dela, DIX 291, Paris, FR
Words tend to be Inadequate, Pearl LAm Galleries, Shanghai, CHN
Open Corner, curated by Martha Mantecon & Wendy Navarro, Biblioteca CNC, Santander, ES
Library Vaccine, curated by Gregorio Magnani, Artists Space, New York, USA
Intermezzo 7, curated by Svein Fannar Johannsson, Demons Mouth, Oslo, N
Idiorhytmie – an experiment, Frappant, Hamburg, DE
Wenn wir Dich nicht sehen, Huiz Fraenkdahl Fondation, Amsterdam, NL
Uma Conversa Infinita, Museo Coleçao Berardo, Lisbon, P
(On)zichtbare Kracht, curated by A. Ramselaar, IK-island, NL
La Poetica della Meraviglia, curated by Ilaria Gianni, Furini Arte, Arezzo, IT
Stadtbiotop 2014, a project by BolteLang, Zurich, CH
Konstellationen, invited by Juli Eirich, f5.6, Munich, DE
Dreams that Money can´t buy, CURA, Museo delle Arti del XXI, Roma, IT
Observations, curated by Vladimir Vidmar, Skuc, Ljubljana, SLO
12 Cuenca Bienal, curated by Jacopo Crivelli Visconti & Manuela Moscoso, EC
Solution de Continué, curated by Sylvie Zavatta, Frac Franche Comté, FR
Everything is about to Happen, Corvi Mora & greengrassi, UK
Der Grosse Abplatter, Nicolas Krupp, Basel, CH
Roving Room, curated by Cori Williams and Kely Kaczynski, Habersham Mills, Georgia, USA
Pearl Lam Galleries, Shanghai, CHN

2013
Suicide Narcissus, curated by Hamza Walker, The Renaissance Society, Chicago, USA
The Unicorn, curated by Reto Thüring, The Cleveland Museum of Art, USA
Frankfurter Kunstverein, curated by Antje Krause-Wahl, DE
Oltremare, Vistamare, Pescara, curated by Luca Cerizza, IT
Fig.1 Paesaggio, SpazioA, Pistoia, IT
The Mirage is History, The Cinemateque, Vancouver, CDN
3137, curated by Galini Notti, Athens, GR
Florence Loewy, Paris, FR
The Time Machine, Frutta Gallery, Rome, IT
AB, Nomas Foundation, Rome, IT
Kunsthalle Emden, Germany
Rowing, curated by Nicole Bachmann & Ruth Beale, London, UK
IAC FRAC, Villeurbanne/Rhône-Alpes, curated by Laurent Montaron, FR
Traveller – A visual journey. Tent, Rotterdam, NL
Balises, Piano Nobile, Geneve, CH
Jahresgaben, Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe, DE

2012
dOCUMENTA(13), curated by Carolyn Christoph-Bakargiev, Kassel, DE
Le Silence. Une Fiction. MNMN, Monaco, curated by Simone Menegoi, MC
Prompts & Triggers: Surplus Authors, Witte de With, Rotterdam, NL
From Stavanger with Love. Curated by Chris Sharp, Galerie Opdahl, Stavanger, N
Salon Light #9, invited by Christophe David-Thery, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, FR
Balises, curated by Isaline Vuille Piano Nobile, Geneve, CH
Libretto VI, curated by Irmavep, Archivio di Stato, Torino, IT
In absent Places we Dwell, Piano Nobile, Geneve, CH
Let us keep our own moon. West Gallery, Den Haag, NL
Personal effectsonsale, Esprit Nouveau Pavilion, Paris, FR
An Impossible Distance, curated by David Horvitz, Border, Mexico City, MEX
The Traveller, Tent, Rotterdam, NL
Pos na ftiaxeis ena kipo, Nicosia, CY
A Photograph, curated by Stuart Bailes, 401 Contemporary, Berlin, DE
Gotham City, invited by Sonja Weckenmann, Hamburg, DE

2011
The night life guide, University Bonn, History of Arts Department, DE
Livret III, Motive Gallery, Amsterdam, NL
Decreation, Westspace, Melbourne, AUS
Repeat until further precision is impossible. Forde, Geneve, CH
Publishing as Performance, South London Gallery, London, UK
Staging the Archive, Museo de Arte Contemporânea de Elvas, P+
Underwater, Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery, UK
Wilhelm Reich/ Ayn Rand, Essays & Observations, Berlin, DE
Salons de lecture/ Reading rooms, La Kunsthalle Mulhouse, FR
Livret I, curated by Irmaveb Club, Schleicher & Lange, Paris, FR

2010
End Note, Tanya Leighton, Berlin, Germany, DE
Il Tavolo, Nomas Foundation, Roma, IT
Man in the Dark, Woodmill, London, UK
What Sticks, BolteLang Galerie, Zurich, CH
The Page, Kimmerich, New York, USA
The Rest is History, Mike Potter Projects, Berlin, DE
Archive Kabinett, Berlin, DE
The Art of Camo, Cardi Black Box, Milano, IT
Underwater, Towner Gallery, Eastbourne & Spacex, Exeter, UK
Welten, Forum Factory, Berlin, DE
Drugstore Beetle, Raid Projects, Los Angeles, USA
Little Big Press, Fotoleggendo, Roma, IT
Jahresgabe 2010, Museum Schloss Moyland, DE
A Library of Silent Gaps and Documents. STUK Arts Centre, B
Out Book, Spoleto, Palazzo Mauri, IT
Kosmetiksalon Babette, Berlin, DE
Cf. Art et Essay, Rennes, FR
Can I paint you a picture, Morgan Arcade, Cardiff, UK
Landschaft ohne Horizont, Stiftung Museum Moyland, DE
Waldbild, Städische Galerie Waldkraiburg, DE
Welten. Forum Factory, Berlin, DE
Highlights. Meisterwerke der Sammlung. Kunsthalle Emden, DE
The Mystics – Civicroom, London, UK
Labyrinth 09. Konsthall Botkyrka, S
Imaginário da Paisagem, CAV, Coimbra, P

2009
Heaven – Athens Biennale – curated by Nadja Argyropoulou, Athens, GR
Blind Spot Lab -Anthology Film Archives. New York, USA
Its not for reading – Its for making. FormContent. London, UK
Six Degrees of Separation – Mehdi Chouakri, Berlin, DE
Happy Interval – Tulips and Roses, Vilnius, LT
The Infinite Library & Falk Haberkorn – Klemms – Berlin, DE
Zweckgemeinschaft – curated by Art at Work. Micamoca, Berlin, DE
The Garden of Forking Paths – Maisterravalbuena Gallery. curated by Lattitudes, Madrid, ES
Kunsthaus Brn, curated by A.Domesle, CZ
Mimes – curated by Christoph Marinos. Kalfayian Galleries, Athens, GR
Exposicao #04. Espaco BES Arte, Lisboa, P
Journey to the surface of the Earth – RBG Melbourne, AUS

2008
Playtime – Betonsalon. curated by Melanie Beautecoup, Paris, FR
Berlin Biennale 5.When things cast no Shadows – curated by Adam Szymczyk & Elena Filipovic,
works part of an installation of Haris Epaminonda, Berlin, DE
A Principle of Assumptions, curated by Ben Austin, Rodeo Gallery, Istanbul, TR
After Dark – Louis Blouin Foundation, London, UK.
Unfair Fair, curated by Vincent Honore, 1:1 projects, Rome, IT
The Infinite Library – invited by Ruth Keshishian, Moufflon Bookshop, Nicosia, CY (∞)
Gerisch Stiftung – curated by Andrea Domesle. Neumünster, DE
Stille Landschaft – Kunsthalle Lüdenscheidt, DE

2007
Garten Eden, curated by Nils Ohlsen, Katharina Henkel and Sabine Schlenker, Kunsthalle Emden, DE
Man Group Prize 2007, RCA, London, UK
Erscheinen/Verschwinden -curated by Michael Staab. Kunsthalle Bunkier Sztuki, Krakow, PL (catalogue)
A song turning Inward – curated by John Timberlake. OneTwenty Gallery, Gent, B
Photography Festival Krakow, PL (catalogue)
Liebe Zum Licht -Kunstmuseum Bochum, Städt. Galerie Celle, DE (catalogue)
Apparaitre/ Disparaitre – curated by Michael Staab, Goethe Institute, Paris, FR

2006
Gift -MuseumMAN, Liverpool Biennial. curated by Penny Whitehead & Daniel Simpkins, UK
Liebe zum Licht -Stadtische Galerie Delmenhorst, Delmenhorst & Kunstmuseum Celle, DE (catalogue)
Open Call -Westfälischen Kunstvereins. Münster, DE
Objects in Waiting -Curated by Tom Newell and Penny Whitehead. Psalter Lane Campus, Sheffield Hallam University, UK
George Polke Presents, 13+ showreel, London, UK
Jerwood Photography Award, Royal Pump Rooms, Lexington, UK
Broken Romanticism, hoxton showroom. curated by Steve Walter. London. UK

2005
Jahresgaben, Westfälischer Kunstverein, Münster. Germany, catalogue
Jerwood Photography Award -supported by Portfolio Magazine. London/ Edinburgh, UK
Bind Sports, tank.tv. London. UK
No Mans Land, supported by Deutsche Bank Pyramid Award. Pallas Heights. Dublin, IR
Landscapes, Galeria Graça Brandao, Porto, P
Bartolomeu 5, in collaboration with Ana Joao Romana, Lisboa, P

2004
Salon de Montrouge -Paris. France / Amarante, Portugal, (catalogue)
Pyramid Award Showcase, Design Museum, London, UK
The Tindell Effect, Space Place, London, UK, (catalogue)
View from the Sitting Room, curated by Ann Mulrooney, Cassland, London, UK
The Tindell Effect, Euroart Gallery, Tottenham, UK

2003
New Contemporaries – Cornerhouse. Manchester and Victoria Miro Warehouse. London. UK, (catalogue)
Pastoral -Dicksmith Gallery, London, UK
Junger Westen -Kunsthalle Reckinghausen, Recklinghausen, DE (catalogue)
Arrivals, Pumphouse Gallery, London, UK
Premiere Vue, curated by Michel Nuridsany, Passage de Retz, Paris. F, (catalogue)
The Guardian Hodge Award – Newsroom, Observer London. UK

 

AWARDS AND RESIDENCIES

2020 Residency am Sitterwerk, St Gallen,CH

2018 Residency Point CCA Nicosia, CY

2014 Residency at The View, Genova, IT

2010 RWE Stiftung Grant

2009
Arts Council England Oxford Melbourne Fellowship 2009
Kunststiftung NRW Stipendium 2009

2007
Einladung für Residency, Fermynwood Arts Foundation, England
Shortlisted for Deutsche Börse Photography Award 2008
Shortlisted for MAN group Award 2007

2006 Candidate for Förderpreis, Westfälischer Kunstverein

2005
Jerwood Photography Award London/ Edinburgh
Kunststiftung NRW Projektstipendium “Casa d´os Dias da Agua” Portugal.
Scolarship, Gil – Society Akureyri. Island

2004
pre – selection Residency Pépinières européennes pour jeunes artistes – Ipotesti. Romania
pre – selection New Contemporaries 2004
pre – selection Residency Rijksakademie Amsterdam

2003
New Contemporaries 2003, London/ Manchester
Guardian Hodge Award Exhibition. London

2002 Shortlisted for Förderpreis Westfälischer Kunstverein