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solo exhibits
 

2012


Kobarweng or Where is Your Helicopter?
Musée de la Chasse et de la Nature, Paris, France, Oct 19, 2012



2011


It’s a poor sort of memory that only works backwards
S.M.A.K, Ghent, Belgium, Oct 15, 2011–Jan 29, 2012


BED
Para-SITE, Graz, Austria, Sept 24–Oct 29, 2011


He mistook the groundlights for stars and asked why the airplane was flying upside down
ltd Gallery, Los Angeles, USA, Feb 8–March 24, 2011


Double Take
ICA Boston, Feb 201


Double Take
Ierimonti Gallery, Milano, Italy, Jan 16–28, 2011


It’s a poor sort of memory that only works backwards
The Blaffer Galley, the Art Museum of the University of Houston, Texas, USA, Jan 15–March 26, 2011



2010


Double Take

Ierimonti Gallery, Milano, Italy, Nov 27, 2010–Jan 01, 2011


Sometimes a cigar is just a cigar

Voges Gallery, Frankfurt, Germany, June 1–Aug 21, 2010


Johan Grimonprez

The Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland, May 22–July 10, 2010


Double Take

Doc Forthnight, MoMA, New York, USA, March 3, 2010


Looking for Alfred

Cinémathèque Québecoise, Montréal, Canada, Jan 7–Feb 14, 2010



2009


Johan Grimonprez

Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall, Sweden, March 28–June 7, 2009


Double Take

Sean Kelly Gallery New York, USA, Feb 6–March 14, 2009


Cinéma du Réel, French première Double Take

MNAM, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France



2008


dial H-I-S-T-O-R-Y

The Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, USA, Feb 12–24, 2008



2007


J'ai oublié mon parapluie
Galerie kamel mennour, Paris, Oct 18–Nov 30, 2007


Le ciel est peut être vert et nous daltoniens

Le Plateau Espace Experimental / FRAC Ile-de-France, France, Sept 13–Oct 13, 2007


Johan Grimonprez, Retrospektive

Pinakothek der Moderne, Münich, Germany, May 10–Aug 19, 2007



2006


But The Cups Never Grew To Be Kettles

Erna Hécey Gallery, Brussels, Belgium, Dec 16, 2005–Feb 9, 2006



2005


Looking for Alfred

Moderna Museet, Sweden, May 1–June 1, 2005


Looking for Alfred

Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, Belgium, March 4–April 3, 2005


Looking for Alfred

Mead Gallery, University of Warwick Arts Centre, UK, Feb 14–March 8, 2005



2004


Johan Grimonprez, Looking for Alfred

The Photographers' Gallery, London, UK, Dec 9, 2004–Jan 9, 2005


Looking for Alfred, a film project by Johan Grimonprez

part of Revolution/Restoration Part II, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, Belgium, Dec 19, 2004


Johan Grimonprez: Looking for Alfred

The Photographers' Gallery, London, UK, Dec 8, 2004–Jan 9, 2005


We never tell everything, we always keep something for the next anthropologist

Yvon Lambert, New York, USA, April 30–May 29, 2004


HOLLYWOOD Flag Raising Ceremony

Hollywood Hills House, Los Angeles, USA, Feb 8, 2004



2003


dial H-I-S-T-O-R-Y

The Essor Gallery, London, UK, Nov 29–Jan 25, 2003


Remo, Osaka, Japan, Oct 26–Nov 2, 2003


Kojimachi Gallery, Tokyo, Japan, April, 2003


During Commercial Break…

Argos, Brussels, Belgium, March 14, 2003



2002


How do we know the sky isn't really green and we're just colorblind?

Santa Monica Museum of Art (SMMOA), Los Angeles, USA, April 20–June 9, 2002



2001


Maybe the sky is green and we're just colorblind

Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark, June 1–July 7, 2001


I'm a bit like you, I'm a bit in the clouds

Impakt at Flatland Gallery, Utrecht, the Netherlands, May 25–June 17, 2001



2000


Erna Hécey Gallery, Luxemburg, Nov 10–Dec 31, 2000


Deitch Projects, New York, USA, Oct 12–Nov 4, 2000


House of Contemporary Arts, Trafó, Budapest, Oct, 2000


Kunstforeningen, Copenhagen, Denmark, Oct, 2000


Maybe the sky is green and we're just colorblind

S.M.A.K., Ghent, Belgium, Sept 23–Dec 5, 2000


Magnetoscopio, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sept, 2000


Atomium, Brussels, Belgium, Sept 23, 2000


Centro Galego Arte Contemporanea (CGAC), Santiago de Compostela, Spain, July 29–Sept 17, 2000
[catalogue]


Museum für Neue Kunst | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie | ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany, July 6, 2000


Your Words Have Reached My Ears

Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London, June 9–23, 2000


INSERT COMMERCIAL HERE

The Kitchen, New York, USA, April 14–April 29, 2000



1999


Oakville Gallery, Oakville, Toronto, Canade, Aug 14–Oct 3, 1999


Casino d'Art Contemporain, Luxembourg, July 22–July 23, 1999


Presentation House Gallery, Vancouver, Canada, June 5–July 18, 1999
[publication]


Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, April 29, 1999


Australian Center for Contemporary Art, Melbourne, Australia, March 19–April 11, 1999



1998


Gallery 227

Jan van Eyck Academy, Maastricht, the Netherlands, Oct, 1998–May, 1999


We must be over the rainbow...

Centro Galego Arte Contemporanea (CGAC), Santiago de Compostela, Spain, Sept 24–Nov 15, 1998
[monography]


Gallery for Contemporary Art, Cambridge, USA, Sept 15, 1998


Chapter Art Center, Cardiff, UK, July 6–July 27, 1998


La Caixa, Barcelona, Spain, May 20, 1998


Centro Cultural do Brasil, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, April 28–May 3, 1998


Musée du Jeu de Paume, Paris, France, March 23, 1998


Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, March 4–April 1, 1998


Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, USA, Feb 25–28, 1998


Bild Museet, Umea, Sweden, Feb 14–April 19, 1998


Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, Germany, Feb 15, 1998


dial H-I-S-T-O-R-Y

Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London, UK, Jan 30–March 7, 1998


Münchener Kunstverein, München, Germany, Jan 23–Jan 25, 1998


Ludwig-Suermondt Museum, Aachen, Germany, 1998



1997


Galleri Riis, Oslo, Norway, Nov 29–Dec 17, 1997


Kiasma Museum of Modern Art, Helsinki, Finland, Nov 25, 1997


Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen (MUHKA), Belgium, Nov 23, 1997


Palais des Beaux Arts / Paleis voor Schone Kunsten, Brussels, Belgium, Nov 12–Nov14, 1997


Prends garde! A jouer au fantôme, on le devient

De Beursschouwburg, Brussels, Belgium, Nov, 1997


Kunstforeningen, Copenhagen, Denmark, Oct 31, 1997–Jan 11, 1998


Museu da Republica, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Oct 21, 1997


Deitch Projects, New York, USA, Sept 9–sept27, 1997


Prends garde! A jouer au fantôme, on le devient

MNAM, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France, June 4-Sept 29, 1997
[publication - website]


Première dial H-I-S-T-O-R-Y

Espèces d'Espace, MNAM, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France



1995


Beware! In playing the phantom you become one

Vereniging van het Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst, Ghent, Belgium, March 17–April 1, 1995
[publication]



1994


It wil be all right if you come again, only next time don't bring any gear except a tea kettle

Antichambres, Les Expositions du Palais des Beaux-Arts / Tentoonstellingen van het Paleis voor Schone Kunsten, Brussels, Belgium,
April 14–June 5, 1994
[monography]



1993


Kobarweng or Where is Your Helicopter?
YYZ Gallery, Toronto, Canada, Nov 24–Dec 18, 1993