Hermann Nitsch

Hermann Nitsch was born in Vienna in 1938. He lives and works in Prinzendorf in Austria.
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2018
2018 - Das Orgien Mysterien Theater, Massimo De Carlo, London, UK
2017
2017 - Hermann Nitsch, Galerie Navrátil, Prague, CZ
2017 - Tools and Relics of the Orgies Mysteries Theaters, Nitsch Foundation, Wien, A
2017 - Hermann Nitsch, MARC STRAUS, New York, USA
2017 - Hermann Nitsch, Kunsthalle Arlberg 1800, Innsbruck, A
2017 - Hermann Nitsch, Galerie Geuer, Düsseldorf, D
2017 - Hermann Nitsch and His Artistic Pilgrimage, UM MUSEUM, Bongdam Hwaseong, ROK
2017 - Hermann Nitsch – O.M.T. Colore dal Rito, Museum CIAC, Foligno, I
2017 - Hermann Nitsch, IAGA Contemporary Art, Cluj-Napoca, RO
2017 - Hermann Nitsch – das druckgrafische Werk, Nitsch Museum, Mistelbach, A
2017 - Hermann Nitsch, Museum for printed graphics, Rankweil, A
2017 - Parenthesis organized by the Goss-Michael Foundation as part of Dallas Biennial, The Box, Dallas, USA
2016
2016 - Feast of Existence. Hermann Nitsch and the Theatre, Museum Villa Stuck, München, D
2016 - Posters from 5 Decades, Daniel Löwenbrück, Berlin, D
2016 - Paintings, Drawings, Print, Galerie Fred Jahn, München, D
2016 - Hermann Nitsch. Passion – Resurrection, Nitsch Foundation, Wien, A
2016 - Arena - Opere dall'Opera, Museo Nitsch, Napoli, I
2016 - Rituals, Nitsch Museum, Mistelbach, A
2015
2015 - Hermann Nitsch, MARC STRAUS, New York, USA
2015 - Leviticus, Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peekskill, New York, USA
2015 - Hermann Nitsch, ZAC, Palermo, I
2015 - Hermann Nitsch, Theatermuseum, Wien, A
2014
2014 - Aktionsmalerei, Galerie Dirimart, Istanbul, TR
2014 - Arena, Nitsch Museum, Mistelbach, A
2014 - Malaktionismus, Museo Nitsch, Napoli, I
2014 - Fleisch und Licht (Carne e Luce), Fondazione Ducci, Roma, I
2014 - Hermann Nitsch, Danubiana Meulensteen Art Museum, Bratislava, SK
2014 - Hermann Nitsch: Orgien Mysterien Theater, Culture Industries Association (ICA) Gallery, Hong Kong, HK
2013
2013 - Sinne und Sein – Retrospektive, Nitsch Museum, Mistelbach, A
2013 - Personal Structures, Palazzo Bembo, Venezia, I
2012
2012 - Utopie Gesamtkunstwerk, 21er Haus, Wien, A
2012 - Levitikus, Kunstkulturkirche, Frankfurt, D
2012 - Levitikus, Thoman modern, Innsbruck, A
2012 - Explosion! Painting as action, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, S
2012 - Personale, Museum Moderner Kunst Kärnten, Klagenfur, A
2012 - Aus dem Gesamtkunstwerk, Galerie Walker, Schloss Ebenau, A
2012 - In vivo Hermann Nitsch, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, F
2012 - Hermann Nitsch, Galerie 422, Gmunden, A
2012 - Explosion. The legacy of Jackson Pollock, Fondació Joan Miró, Barcelona, E
2012 - A bigger splash: painting after performance art, Tate Modern, London, UK
2011
2011 - Hermann Nitsch in Munich, Galerie Thomas Modern, München, D
2011 - Hermann Nitsch Die Apotheke / The Pharmacy, Leo Koenig Inc. (in collaboration with Mike Weiss Gallery), New York, USA
2011 - 60.Painting Action // 60.Malaktion, Mike Weiss Gallery, New York, USA
2011 - Bloodlines: Paintings by Hermann Nitsch, Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver, USA
2011 - Obsession and Intimacy: The body in contemporary Austrian drawings - from Alfred Kubin to Birgit Jürgenssen, B&M Theocharakis Foundation, Athens, GR
2011 - Violenza, fruut, fiori e redenzione: Un discorso poetico su Caravaggio e Hermann Nitsch, Museo Nitsch, Napoli, I
2011 - Das Sein ESSERE, Fondazione Alario, Ascea, I
2010
2010 - Hermann Nitsch, Musée d'Art Moderne de Saint-Étienne, Saint-Étienne, F
2010 - Hermann Nitsch Masterpieces of the Duerckheim Collection, Museumszentrum, Mistlebach, A
2010 - Personal Structures. Time-Space Existence, Künstlerhaus Bregenz, Bregenz, A
2010 - Pentecost celebration: 130. Aktion, Hermann Nitsch Museum, Napoli, I
2010 - Das Orgien Mysterien Theater, Stella Art Foundation, Moscow, RUS
2010 - Smelling, Nitsch Foundation, Wien, A
2010 - ESSERE, teorie ell’O.M. Theater, Museo Nitsch, Napoli, I
2010 - Hermann Nitsch & Caravaggio, Pio Monte della Misericordia, Napoli, I
2009
2009 - Opening, Nitsch Foundation, Wien, A
2009 - The Past, The Present, and the Disciples of Nitsch, Box Art Gallery, d’Arte, Verona, I
2009 - Hermann Nitsch, Galleria Sant’Agostino Casa d’Aste, Torino, I
2009 - Hermann Nitsch, Dirimart Gallery, Istanbul, TR
2009 - Works of the 56. Action Painting by Hermann Nitsch, Museumszentrum Mistlebach, Mistlebach, A
2009 - Hermann Nitsch. Installation Roma 2009, Galleria Hofficina d’Arte, Roma, I
2009 - I paesaggi e la natura dell’arte, Museo Arcos, Benevento, I
2009 - Richard Wagner – Hermann Nitsch, l’estasi dell’immanenza, dall’opera totale all’O.M. Theater, Museo Nitsch, Napoli, I
2008
2008 - Form as Strategy, Temple Hoyne Buell Center for the Study of American Architecture, Columbia University, New York, USA
2008 - Opening, Museo Archivio Laboratorio Hermann Nitsch, Napoli, I
2008 - Herzlichen glückwunsch, buon compleanno Nitsch (per I 70 anni), Punta Campamella, Torre di Fossa Lo Papa – Tenuta Del Genio, Napoli, I
2008 - Hermann Nitsch. Opere Recenti, Fondazione Morra, Napoli, I
2007
2007 - The Orgies Mysteries Theater, Galleria de' Foscherari, Bologna, I
2007 - Hermann Nitsch, Galerie beaumontpublic + königbloc, Beaumont, L
- Hermann Nitsch, Box Art Gallery, Verona, I
2007 - Relitti 122.aktion Burgtheater Wien 2005, Fondazione Morra, Napoli, I
2007 - Hermann Nitsch, Sammlung Essl, Klosterneuburg, D
2007 - Selected Works, 1960 – Present, Hermann Nitsch Museum, Museumszentrum Mistelbach, Mistelbach, A
2006
2006 - Herman Nitsch: New Paintings and Video, Mike Weiss Gallery, New York, USA
2006 - Retrospective, Nationalgalerie Staaliche Museen zu Berlin, Berlin, D
2006 - Herman Nitsch, Spac Villa Toppoflorio, Udine, I
2006 - H-Aktivism, Galleria Primo Piano Livingallery, Lecce, I
2005
2005 - The Orgies Mysteries Theater, The Station Museum, Houston, USA
2004
2004 - New Paintings, Mike Weiss Gallery, New York, USA
2003
2003 - Hermann Nitsch Opere, Art Scarplin, Merano, I
2003 - Hermann Nitsch, Fondazione Morra, Naples, I
2003 - Hermann Nitsch, Sammlung Essl, Klosterneuburg, D
2003 - Living Theatre. Labirinti dell’Immaginario, Castel Sant’Elmo, Napoli, I
2003 - Hermann Nitsch, Punta Campanella, Torre di Fossa lo Papa – Tenuta Del Genio Massa Lubrense, Napoli, I
2003 - Della Ferita. Corpi e volti dell’Azionismo, Lattuada Studio, Milano, I
2002
2002 - 08.lehraktion Roma. Relitti-foto-video-documenti, Fondazione Morra, Napoli, I
2002 - Hermann Nitsch, Gallery Fortlaan, Gent, B
2001
2001 - Hermann Nitsch, Oberes Belvedere, Wien, A
2001 - Hermann Nitsch, Hürlimannareal, Zürich, CH
2001 - Hermann Nitsch, Haburger Bahnhof, Berlin, D
2000
2000 - Hermann Nitsch, Palazzo Steline, Milano, I
2000 - Hermann Nitsch, Galleria Communale D’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Roma, 2000
1999
1999 - Hermann Nitsch, Mumok, Wien, A
1999 - Hermann Nitsch, Kiscelli Museum, Budapest, H
1998
1998 - Hermann Nitsch, Galerie Frank Hänel, Frankfurt am Haim, D
1997
1997 - Retrospective, Konsthallen Göteborg, Göteborg, S
1997 - Retrospective, Musée D’Arte et D’Histoire, Luxembourg, L
1997 - St. Peter an der Sperr, Wiener Neustadt, A
1997 - Hermann Nitsch, Galerie Beaumont, Luxembourg, L
1997 - Hermann Nitsch, Neue Galerie der Stadt, Linz, A
1997 - Hermann Nitsch, Underwood Street Gallery, London, UK
1997 - Sammlung Morra (1962-1997), Kunstraum, Innsbruck, A
1997 - Hermann Nitsch, Galerie Prantl, Oberlech, A
1996
1996 - Hermann Nitsch, Kunstverein Gmunden, Hipp-Halle, A
1996 - Hermann Nitsch, Galerie Stefania Miscetti, Roma, I
1996 - Hermann Nitsch, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiflung Wörlen, Passau, D
1996 - Retrospective, Palazzo delle Exposizioni, Roma, I
1996 - Retrospective, Sala Parpalló, Valencia, E
1996 - Malaktion U. Ausstellung, Schömerhaus, Klosterneuburg, A
1996 - Hermann Nitsch , Galerie Giuseppe Morra, Fondazione Morra, Napoli, I
1996 - Retrospective, Casal Solleric, Palma de Mallorca, E
1996 - Hermann Nitsch, Opera nella Collezione Contemporanea Permanente del Museo di Capodimonte, Napoli, I
1996 - Relitti, partitura, foto, e film della 96.aktion Pfingstfest Festa di Penecoste, Fondazione Morra (Palazzo dello Spagnuolo), Napoli, I
1995
1995 - Retrospektivausstellung, Künstlerhaus, Wien, A
1995
1995 - Retrospektivausstellung, Künstlerhaus, Wien, A
1995 - Hermann Nitsch, Galerie Barlach, Halle-K, Hamburg, D
1995 - Ausstellung und Aktion in der Trinitatiskirche, Köln, D
1987
1987 - Hermann Nitsch. Das Orgien Mysterien Theater 1960-1987, Museo Diego Aragona Pignatelli Cortez, Napoli, I
1986
1986 - Opere 63.aktion Triest 1978, Studio Morra, Napoli, I
1986 - Opere e fotographie di azioni 1960 – 1980, Casa Morra, Napoli, I
1985
1985 - Hermann Nitsch. Opere 1960-1985, Mercato del Sale, Milano, I
1979
1979 - Fiera del Libro – Presentazione dei nuovi libri, stand Edizioni Morra, Frankfurt, D
1977
1977 - Hermann Nitsch, Documenti, foto, reperti 1974-1977, Libero per, Napoli, I
1975
1975 - Hermann Nitsch, Kunstmesse Wein, stand Studio Morra, Wien, A
1974
1974 - Hermann Nitsch, Foto delle azioni 1962-1974, Studio Morra, Napoli, I
1974 - Hermann Nitsch, Fotographie della 45.aktion, Galleria Diagramma Luciano Inga Pin, Milano, I
1974 - Fotodokumentation 45.aktion Napoli, 47.aktion Düsseldorf, stand Studio Morra, Art 6 ’75 International Art Basel, Basel, CH
1974 - Hermann Nitsch, stand Studio Morra, Düsseldorfer Kunstmarktes, Düsseldorf, D
GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017
2017 - Hermann Nitsch/Julian Beck Shozo Shimamoto/Joseph Beuys, Casa Morra, Napoli, I
2017 - Psycho Drawing – Art Brut and the ‘60s and ‘70s in Austria, Lentos, Linz, A
2017 - Reinheit und Ritual – Hans Karl Kandel und Hermann Nitsch, Galerie Fürth, Fürth, D
2016
2016 - Body, psyche & taboo, Mumok, Wien, A
2015
2015 - Sleepless – the bed in history and contemporary art, 21er Haus, Wien, A
2015 - Vienna for Art’s Sake, Belvedere/Winterpalais, Wien, A
2015 - My body is the event – Vienna actionism and international performance, Mumok, Wien, A
2014
2014 - Hermann Nitsch, Biennale di Disegno, Rimini, I
2014 - Hermann Nitsch, Fondazione Ducci, Roma, I
2014 - Im Dialog: Wiener Aktionismus, Museum Der Moderne, Salzburg, A
2014 - Made in Austria, Sammlung Essl, Klosterneuburg, A
2014 - Rite of Passage: The Early Years of Vienna Actionism, 1960 – 1966, Hauser & Wirth, New York, USA
2013
2013 - Flesh and Blood, Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem, IL
2013 - Personal Structures, 55th Venice Biennale, Venezia, I
2013 - La Perversión de lo Clásico: anarquía de los relatos, Museo Archeologico, Cuban Pavilion, 55th Venice Biennale, Venezia, I
2013 - Nitsch & Attersee, Duetto per Napoli, Castel del’Ovo, Napoli, I
2012
2012 - Explosion: painting as action, Moderna Musee, Stockholm, S
2012 - About Caravaggio, Scuderie Aldobrandini, Frascati, I
2011
2011 - Hermann Nitsch, Eileen S. Kaminsky Family Foundation, Jersey City, USA
2011 - Staging Action: Performance in photography since 1960, Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
2011 - L’Insoutenable Légèreté de l’être, Yvon Lambert Gallery, New York, USA
2011 - Leonardo. Il Genio, il Mito, Scuderie Juvarriane della Reggia di Venaria Reale, Torino, I
2010
2010 - New Acquisitions, Musée d’Art Moderne de Saint-Étienne, Saint-Étienne, F
2009
2009 - An Open Window on the World of Art, Galleria Civica D’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Torino, I
2009 - Stations of the Cross, De Pont Museum of Contemporary Art, Tilburg, NL
2009 - Quinta triennale d’arte sacra Contemporanea, Seminario Arcivescovile, Lecce, I
2009 - Cose mai viste. The Road to Contemporary, Palazzo Barberini, Roma, I
2009 - Madre Coraggio, Villa Rufolo, Ravello, I
2008
2008 - Five Year Anniversary Show, Mike Weiss Gallery, New York, USA
2008 - Ebb and Flow, Mike Weiss Gallery, New York, USA
2007
2007 - Ultime Ultime Cene, Galleria Gruppo Credito Valtellinese, Milano, I
2006
2006 - Eye on Europe: Prints, Books and Multiples/1960 to Now, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
2006 - Twice Drawn, Tang Museum, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, USA
2006 - Realm of the Spirit, Mike Weiss Gallery, New York, USA
2006 - Reverence, Hudson Valley Centre for Contemporary Art, Peeksill, USA
2006 - Intensive Painting, Galerie Bertrand & Gruner, Geneva, CH
2006 - Herman Nitsch and Erika Schmied, Galerie 422 Margund Lössl, Gmunden, A
2005
2005 - Entourage, Mike Weiss Gallery, New York, USA
2005 - The Giving Person. Il dono dell’artista, Palazzo Delle Arti Napoli, Napoli, I
2004
2004 - Site Santa Fe Biennial, Site Santa Fe, Santa Fe, USA
2004 - Tango, Mike Weiss Gallery, New York, USA
2001
2001 - Le tribù dell’Arte II, GAM, Roma, I
2000
2000 - Paradise Lost, Stephansstift, Hannover, D
2000 - Faith, The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, USA
2000 - Hermann Nitsch, Arco Fiera d’arte Madrid, stand Studio Morra, Madrid, E
1999
1999 - Hermann Nitsch, White Box Gallery, New York, USA
1998
1998 - Out of Actions, Between Performance and the Object, 1949-1979, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, USA
1998 - Beyond The Pink (video presentation), Art Centre, Pasadena, USA
1997
1997 - Die Epoche der Moderne, Kunst im 20. Jhdt, Gropiusbau, Berlin, D
1997 - Sinnlicher Sommer, Künstlerhaus, Wien, A
1997 - Body, The Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, AUS
1997 - Hermann Nitsch, Institute of Contemporary Art, London, UK
1997 - Dadaismo – dadismi, 300 capolavori in mostra, da Duchamp a Warhol, Palazzo Forti, Verona, I
1996
1996 - Artisti Austriaci a Roma, Palazzo Braschi, Roma, I
1996 - Malerei in Österreich 1945-95, Künstlerhaus, Wien, A
1996 - Mysterium Wein, Historisches Museum de Pflaz, Speyer, D
1996 - Chaos, Wahnsinn, Kunsthalle Krems, Krems, D
1996 - L’Art au Corps, Musée D’Art Contemporain, Marseille, F
1996 - Tight: Sphincteric Arhatship, Tans-Hudson Gallery, New York, USA
1995
1995 - Hermann Nitsch, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, NL
1995 - Hermann Nitsch, Kunsthalle, Budapest, H
1995 - Hermann Nitsch, L’Art Contemporain Autrichien, Rouen, F
1995 - Nutrimenti dell’Arte, Fondazione Orestiadi, Gibellina, I
1994
1994 - L’Incanto e la Transcendenza, Castel Ivano, Trento, I
1994 - Il Paese Della Meraviglie e le Tavole Della Legge, Castello di Volpaia, Volpaia, I
1994 - Hermann Nitsch O.M. Theater, Casina Vanvitelliana del Fusaro, Napoli, I
1993
1993 - Hermann Nitsch, Akademie Der Künste, Berlin, D
1992
1992 - Hors Limits, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, F
1992 - L’Incanto e la Transcendenza, Castel Ivano, Trento, I
1992 - Il Paese Della Meraviglie e le Tavole Della Legge, Castello di Volpaia, Volpaia, I
1992 - Casula, Kunststation St. Petri, Köln, D
1991
1991 - Hermann Nitsch, Liljevalchs Konsthall, Stockholm, S
1991 - Hermann Nitsch, Galleria Civica di Trento, Trento, I
1990
1990 - Gegenwart-Ewigkeit, Groupiusbau, Berlin, D
1990 - Opere recenti e relitti della 84.aktion, Galleria Stefania Miscetti, Roma, I
1989
1989 - Hermann Nitsch, Luhring Augustine & Hodes, New York, USA
1988
1988 - Teilnahme an der Biennale, Sydney, AUS
1988 - Hermann Nitsch, Luhring Augustine & Hodes, New York, USA
1988 - Hermann Nitsch, Gallerie Krinzinger for the artist’s 50th birthday, Wien, A
1987
1987 - Hermann Nitsch, Hirschhorn Museum, Washington DC, USA
1987 - Sei artisti Viennesi, Pari & Dispari, Cavriago, I
1986
1986 - Austrian Drawing, Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago, Chicago, USA
1986 - Rennweg, Sala Pablo Ruiz Picasso, Madrid, E
1986 - Dal Profondo. Brus, Nitsch, Rainer. Contemplazione, energismo e mito, PAC Padiglione D’Arte Contemporanea, Milano, I
1986 - Beuys zu Ehren, Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, München, D
1986 - Arte Santa, Loggia Lombardesca, Ravenna, I
1985
1985 - Brus, Rainer, Nitsch, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, USA
1984
1984 - Arte Austriaca 1960 – 1984, GAM Galleria Comunale d’Arte Moderna, Bologna, I
1983
1983 - Der Hang zum Gesamtkunstwerk, Ausstellung von HaraldSzeemann u. a., Museum Moderner Kunst, Wien, A
1982
1982 - Hermann Nitsch, Documenta VII, Kassel, D
1980
1980 - 69th Action (3 hours), New York Art Fair, New York, USA
1980 - Hermann Nitsch, Art Basel, stand Studio Morra, Basel, CH
1976
1976 - ArteFiera Bologna Prima edizione, stand Studio Morra e Pari & Dispari, Bologna, I
1972
1972 - Hermann Nitsch, Documenta V, Kassel, D
1972 - 39th Action (2 hours), Everson Museum, New York, USA
1972 - 40th Action (first 12 hour action), Mercer Arts Center, New York, USA
1972 - 58th Action (2 hours), Western Front Society, Vancouver, CDN
1972 - 59th Action (2 hours), Laica and SSB, Los Angeles, USA
1970
1970 - Happening und Fluxus, Kunstverein, Köln, D
1970 - 33rd Action (2 hours), Douglas College, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, USA