Lothar Götz

Biography

1963

in Günzburg, DE
lives in London, UK

1996–98

MA Painting, Royal College of Art London, UK

1993–95

Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, DE

1991-95

MA Aesthetics, Universität Wuppertal, DE

1983–88

BA Visual Communication, Fachhochschule Aachen, DE

Fellowships/Awards

2010

Abby Fellowship London, The British School at Rome

2006

Cocheme Fellowship, Central Saint Martins/Byam Shaw School of Art, London

2000

London Arts Board Award

1997–98

DAAD Fellowship for London

1997

John Crane Travel-Fellowship for the USA
Austauschstipendium (Poland) NRW

1996

Stipendium der Schuler Foundation

Solo Exhibitions (selection)

2015

Mirror Image, domobaal, London, UK
Emotional Abstraction. Ein Blick ins Atelier, MEWO Kunsthalle Memmingen, DE
Lothar Götz in collaboration with Hole Editions, domobaal, London, UK
Dickens Room at The House of St. Barnabas, in collaboration with Hole Editions and Coriander Studio, The House of St. Barnabas, London, UK

2014

White Nights, Platform A, Middlesbrough, UK
Conversations with The Devil, Petra Rinck Galerie, Düsseldorf, DE
Project 07: Lothar Götz at the Contemporary Art Society, London, UK
Soho Room at The House of St Barnabas, Soho, London, UK

2013

DOUBLE-TAKE, MAC, Belfast, IR
RETREAT, Neuer Kunstverein Wuppertal, DE
Sparkasse Wuppertal, DE

2012

Crash – Stufen zur Kunst, Kunstverein Hannover, Hanover, DE
Don`t Look Now, Städtische Galerie Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, DE
BLACK, Petra Rinck Galerie, Düsseldorf, DE
The Line of Beauty, domobaal, London, UK
La Jetée, Kunststation, Bahnhof Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, DE
Wait Until Dark, Chapter, Cardiff, UK

2011

Mulholland Drive, Rahncontemporary, Zürich, CH
Don’t Look Now 1990 – 2011, Kunsthalle Wilhelmshaven, Wilhelmshaven, DE
Don’t Look Now 1990 – 2011, Galerie der Stadt Remscheid, Remscheid, DE
Tatort, Gallery Primo Alonso, London, UK

2009

driven by Emotion – Olle Baertling’s proposal for TV Tower and Parliament Building, Düsseldorf, DE
revisited, Petra Rinck Galerie, Düsseldorf, DE

2008

Mit Fritz im Beton Haus, Rahncontemporary, Zürich, CH

2007

SITEGALERIE, Düsseldorf, DE

2006

All day long, Platform for Art/London Underground, London, UK
1952, SITEGALERIE, Düsseldorf, DE

2005

Rutting Season, Theatre Royal, Nanling, CND
Schloß Abstrakt, MMKI, Düsseldorf, DE

2004

Häuser für Tollmi, Museum Goch, Goch, DE
Schloß Schachen, The Economist, London, UL
Städtisches Museum Leverkusen / Schloss Morsbroich, DE

2003

forever young, Chisenhale Gallery, London, UK

2002

Gasworks Gallery, London, UK
Karl-Hofer Gesellschaft, Berlin, DE
Goethe Institut, London, UK
Tea Time, Künstlerverein Malkasten, Düsseldorf, DE
Interfoodvitrine, Mehrwert e.V., Aachen, DE

2000

One Day in a Painting’s Life. First Stop, Dilston Grove, London, UK
Mappin Art Gallery, Sheffield, UK.
Wet Paint – Unten wie oben, Kunstverein Recklinghausen, DE
Changing Rooms – Farbe auf der Wand, Städtisches Museum, Leverkusen / Schloß Morsbroich, DE

1999

Zum Anschauen, Museum Skola im Forum Rex, Wuppertal, DE
Mota Gallery, London, UK

1998

allied colours, Context Gallery, Derry, UK

Group Exhibitions (selection)

2015

The London Open Triennial 2015, Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK
To Go Too Far, Petra Rinck Galerie, Düsseldorf, DE
Imagining a University: The University of Warwick Art Collection, Warwick, UK
From Centre, curated by Slate Projects and Saturation Point, London, UK
Kaleidoscope, Contemporary Art Society Annual Fundraiser 24.03.15 Old Billingsgate, London, UK
Drawing Biennial 2015, Drawing Room, London.2014: Kunst at McKinsey and Company, Düsseldorf, Germany
Southbank Centre, London, UK

2014

Kunst at McKinsey and Company, Düsseldorf, DE
Abstract Drawing, curated by Richard Deacon, Drawing Room London, UK
Salon der Gegenwart 14 (with Thomas Scheibitz, Kerstin Grimm, Georg Jiri Dokoupil, Bernard Frize, Frank Maier and others), Große Bleichen, Hamburg, DE
Art in the Home #2 York, by invitation from the Contemporary Art Society North, UK
I Have A Dream, within What Love Is, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Festival of Love, Southbank Centre, London, UK
Happy Together, The Clore Ballroom at Royal Festival Hall, Festival of Love,

2013

William Hunt, Viktoria Wehrmeister, Petra Rinck Galerie, Düsseldorf, DE
Visionen, MARTa Herford, Herford, DE,
space/socialspace, Workplace Gallery, Gateshead, UK
Chromazone: Colour in Contemporary Architecture, V&A Architecture, Room 128a, London, UK

2012

Leap!, Contemporary Art Society Gala Benefit, London, UK
Back and Forth, 8 artists from London, B55 Gallery, H
Roma III, Abbey Fellows and Scholars resident at the British School at Rome 2008–11, APT Gallery, Deptford, London

2011

Cross-Check, Petra Rinck Galerie Düsseldorf; DE
Actual Fact/Factual Fact – Markus Amm, Lothar Götz, Joachim Grommek, Märkisches Museum Witten, Witten, DE
Biennial Drawing Fundraiser 2011, Drawing Room, London, UK
Cult of the Difficult, Cass Gallery, London, UK

2010

Der Kern des Ganzen, Petra Rinck Galerie, Düsseldorf, DE
Re-make/re-model, National Glass Center, Sunderland, UK
Jerwood Drawing Prize, Jerwoodspace, London, UK
Nice Work, The British School of Rome, Rome, IT
Optical Shift – Illusion und Täuschung, b-05 Kunst- u Kulturzentrum Montabaur, DE
Murals, Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona, S
Le Sacre du Printemps, Märkisches Museum, Witten, DE
Sophisticated Boom Boom (in b&w), domobaal, London, UK
Le Rêve – 50 Jahre Städtische Kunstsammlung Bochum, Kunstmuseum Bochum, DE
L.G.S.N.H.C.M.E.S.M.K.T., rahncontemporary, Zürich, CH

2009

drawing 2009 –  drawing room, London, UK
Art & Design Research 09 – University of Sunderland, Sunderland, UK
privat – Wuppertaler Sammler der Gegenwart, Von der Heydt-Museum, Wuppertal, DE
Wildwuchs, Niedersächsisches Landesmuseum Hannover, DE
Coalesce: Happenstance, SMART Project Space, Amsterdam, NL
Art in the Underground, A Foundation Gallery, London, UK
Experimental Intro, Petra Rinck Galerie, DE

2008

1968-Modernistische Architektur im Spiegel aktueller Kunst, Kunsthalle Wilhelmshaven, Wilhelmshaven, DE
Re–Reading the Future – The Aesthetics of Resemblances, International Triennale of Contemporary Art (ITCA), Prag Biennale, National Gallery Prague, CS

2007

Language of Vision, MIMA Middlesbrough, UK
Himmelblau/Crimson, Glow07, Newcastle Gateshead, UK
Snap, Cell Project Space, London, UK
Idylle, DA2 Domus Artium, Salamanca, S
Idylle, Phoenix Hallen/ Sammlung Falckenberg, Hamburg, DE

2006

Föhn, Chelsea space, London, UK
Ninteenthirtysix, Pullman Court, London, UK
Lalaland, Project Gallery, Dublin, IR
casa mia, MMKI, Düsseldorf, DE

2005

Coalesce the remix, redux, London, UK
Colors and Trips, Künstlerhaus Palais Thurn und Taxis, Bregenz, A
K3 Project Space, Zürich, CH
Alterity Display, Lawrence OHana Gallery, London, UK
Obstractivist, Hales Gallery, London, UK
art futures, CAS/Bloomberg Space, London, UK

2004

The Bold & The Beautiful, RMIT Project Space, Melbourne, AU
Colors and Trips, Jacky Strenz Galerie, Berlin, DE
Städtisches Museum Leverkusen, Schloss Morsbroich, DE

2003

Further-Up in the Air,The Independent, Liverpool Biennial, UK
Superfluidity, Makslas Akademija, Riga, PL
Tmesis Gallery, Manchester, UK

2002

Zwemmer Gallery, London, UK
Karl-Hofer Gesellschaft, Berlin, DE
European Illustration Collection, Hull, UK
Gasworks Gallery, London, UK
Goethe Institut, London, UK

2001

Cheltenham Open, Cheltenham, UK
Medway Open, Gillingham, UK

2000

National Museum, Warsaw, PL
Gallery Bunkier Sztuki, Krakow, PL
Von der Heydt Museum, Wuppertal, DE

1999

BWA Gallery, Katowice. PL
Absolut Secret/RCA, London. UK

1998

EAST INTERNATIONAL, Norwich Gallery, Norwich, UK
Transfer Polska – Nordrhein–Westfalen, Art and Artists exchange, Museum im. Xawerego Dunikowskiego w. Krolikarni, Oddzial Muzeum Narodowego, Warsaw / Galeria & Fundacja Wyspa Progress, Gdansk / Galeria Sztuki Wspolczesnej, Bunkier Sztuki, Krakow, PL, Von der Heydt–Museum / Museum Bochum, DE