JAN PLEITNER b. 1984, Oldenburg

EDUCATION
2010-11 Kunstakademie, Düsseldorf, MA
2004-10 Kunstakademie, Düsseldorf

SOLO & TWO – PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2019 Could somebody please stop the time for a second? Althuis Hofland Fine Arts, Amsterdam
Who is the sun? Achenbach Hagemeier, Düsseldorf, Germany
2018 Helios, Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
2017 EY I?, Philipp Haverkampf Galerie, Berlin, Germany
ragnarök, PARKHAUS im Malkastenpark, Düsseldorf, Germany
Träum Weiter, Kunstverein Heppenheim, Germany
Die Rechte und die Linke Hand Für ein Halleluja, David Achenbach Collection, two- person exhibition with Henning Strassburger, Wuppertal, Germany
Nothing Is Real, Ornis A. Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2016 The Bitter Fruits of the Jungle, MIER Gallery, Los Angeles
Von Dann Bis Jetzt, Natalia Hug, Cologne, Germany
Water for the Tribe, Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
2015 Dark Matter Matters, Nanzuka Underground, Tokyo, Japan
2014 Painting is No Business, Natalia Hug, Cologne, Germany
[kaj`f], Kurhaus Dangast, Germany
Doowylloh, with Lee Lozano, Ancient & Modern, London, UK
2013 Ein weiterer Stein aus der Wand, Stadtmuseum Oldenburg, Germany
Blicke hinter den Himmeln, Treuhand Oldenburg, Kunstfoyer am Langenweg, Germany
2012 Die Grenzen der trunkenen Gärten, Projekt Skagen 12, Skagen, Denmark
2011 Why is the Question – Yes is the Answer, Avlskarl Fine Art Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2018 Emotional Rescue, Elephant Kunsthall, Lillehammer, Norway
2016 Show Me Your Vital Parts, Parts Project, Den Haag
She Might Be, Delmes & Zander, Cologne
2015 Too Good to be True, Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin, Germany
By-Products, Haus am Lùtzowplatz, Berlin, Germany
Berlin Bozen Connection, Studio Chrom, Bolzano, Italy
2014 17 Abstract Paintings, Wertheim, Cologne, Germany
Ein Steifel voll Glück, Linzbach Tobacco, Düsseldorf, Germany
Deep One Perfect Morning, Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
Loiterin with Intent, Galerie Börgmann, Mönchen Gladbach, Germany
2013 Benefizauktion, Neuer Aachener Kunstvererin, Aachen, Germany
Ikarier, Mikael Andersen, Berlin, Germany
2012 German Kleinformat 3, Neter, Mexico City, Mexico
Die Stummen Schreie Deiner Socken, Plattenpalast, Berlin, Germany
Central Horizon, Penny Temporary, Neumünster, Germany
show of the week, Freies Museum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
aps, PVPC, Berlin, Germany
2011 Die Böse Laune der Guten Miene, Essential Existence Gallery, Leipzig, Germany
Ich kann kein Bier mehr sehen, Galerie Grundeinkommen, Berlin, Germany
2010 Sie haben gerade erst angefangen, Oktoberbar, Düsseldorf, Germany
The Castle of Discipline – ZPX 3, Mischpoke, Mönchen Gladbach, Germany
Sonderausstellung, Gereonswall 32, Cologne, Germany
Empire of Dust, Representation of the State of NRW to the EU, Brussels, Belgium
ZPX 4 – Hackers, Raum Kalk, Cologne, Germany
2009 Headroom, Projektraum Open, Düsseldorf, Germany
ZPX 2 – Senex et Invenis Simul, Kaserne, Düsseldorf, Germany
Das Zeitung, Projektraum Open, Düsseldorf, Germany
2008 Zyclopix – Die Zyklopen bei Mutanis, Citadelle, Düsseldorf, Germany
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS CONTD.
2008 Raum 205 – Klasse Immendorff, Seewerk, Moers, Germany
Dipty Dipty, Studio, Düsseldorf, Germany
2007 Von Affen und Pferden, Museum Ludwig, Koblenz, Germany
Paintings & Wallpapers, Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, Germany
I Like To Move It, Infernoesque, Berlin, Germany
2006 Abhy Amarda (Krieg), Spinnerei Rundgang, Leipzig Plagwitz, Germany
Front, Projektraum Klasse Immendorff, Leipzig, Germany
Freiraum, Kunsthaus Rhenania, Cologne, Germany
Pirateria, Kunst Projekte und Festival, Cologne, Germany
The Amazing Painting Cats, Kurzschluss, Stuttgart, Germany

AWARDS
2013 Grant of the Kulturstiftung der Öffentlichen Versicherungen Oldenburg