CURRICULUM VITAE

Jan Pleitner

born 1984 in Oldenburg, Germany

 

EDUCATION

2004-2007 Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, Prof. Jörg Immendorf
2007-2010 Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, Prof. TAL R
2010  Meisterschüler (MA)

SOLO & TWO – PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2020
Syringe Concorde, Haverkampf Galerie, Berlin 

2019
The 4 Seasons, on Bord on Marlowe Bruce Haines, London
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

2020
Group Show (Art Cologne), Achenbach Hagemeier, Düsseldorf, Germany 
Señor, señor, do you know where we’re headin’?, Achenbach Hagemeier Berlin, Germany 

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 Stiefel voll Glück, Linzbach Tobacco, Düsseldorf, Germany
Deep One Perfect Morning, Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
Loiterin with Intent, Galerie Börgmann, Mönchen Gladbach, Germany

2013
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
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
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