Born 1954, Cologne, Germany.
Lives and works in New York, USA.

Solo Exhibitions

  • (C) denotes that a catalogue was published in conjunction with the exhibition.

  • 2020

    Gaga & Reena Spaulings Fine Art, Los Angeles

  • 2019

    Spot On: Michael Krebber, Museum Brandhorst, Munich, Germany
    Galerie Buchholz, Berlin, Germany

  • 2018

    Greene Naftali, New York, NY, USA
    Morena di Luna, Hove, UK

  • 2017

    The Living Wedge (Part II), Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    dépendance, Brussels, Belgium
    Cartouche paintings, Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, France

  • 2016

    The Living Wedge, curated by João Ribas, Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art, Porto: traveling to Kunstalle Bern, Bern, in 2017 (C)
    Flat Finish, Galerie Buchholz - Köln, Cologne, Germany

  • 2015

    Greene Naftali, New York, USA
    Maureen Paley, London, UK

  • 2014

    Systemic Relevance, Galerie Buchholz, Berlin, Germany
    KREBBER, Galerie Nagel Draxler, Düsseldorf, Germany (C).

  • 2013

    Maureen Paley, London, UK
    STOPICE, dépendance, Brussels, Belgium

  • 2012

    Les escargots ridiculisés, CAPC, Musée d’art contemporain de Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France (C).

  • 2011

    Maureen Paley, London, UK.
    C-A-N-V-A-S, Uhutrust, Jerry Magoo and guardian.co.uk Painting, Greene Naftali, New York, USA.
    Here Comes The Sons, Real Fine Arts, New York, USA

  • 2010

    FROM MCB TO MBC, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles, USA.
    Miami City Ballet, Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Berlin, Germany.

  • 2008

    Pubertät in der Lehre/ Puberty in Teaching, Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne, Germany
    2, 3, 4 manners of folding the pauses… or to make them – variations, Greene Naftali, New York, USA.

  • 2007

    Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, France (C).
    London Condom, Maureen Paley, London, UK (C).
    Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Cologne, Germany (C).

  • 2006

    sometimes it snows in april (presentation with Rachel Harrison), The McAllister Institute, New York, USA.
    Connecting Hollywood with Sugar, Greene Naftali Gallery, New York, USA

  • 2005

    Außerirdische Zwitterwesen / Alien Hybrid Creatures, Schaufensterdekoration, Antiquariat Buchholz, Köln, mit der Produzentin Secession, Vienna, Austria (C).

  • 2004

    Unfinished Too Soon, dependance, Brussels, Belgium.
    warm up (how I hit a snob), Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles, USA

  • 2003

    Here it is: The Painting Machine, Greene Naftali Gallery, New York, USA
    Flaggs (Against Nature), Greene Naftali Gallery, New York, USA
    ohne Titel, bitte nicht wegwerfen, die falschen Bäume anheulen, Galerie Christian Nagel, Berlin, Germany.
    Michael Krebber and Dan Graham, Galerie Bleich-Rossi, Graz, Austria.

  • 2002

    Galerie Christine Mayer, Münich, Germany.

  • 2001

    Der durchschnittliche Speisefisch sagt ADIEU (The average, edible fish says ADIEU), Galerie Christian Nagel, Cologne, Germany.
    Shordt Ridte in a Fasdt machine, The Top Room, London, UK
    Maureen Paley, Interim Art, London, UK

  • 2000

    Apothekerman, Städtische Galerie Wolfsburg, Kunstverein Braunschweig, Germany (C).
    Trottel, Galerie Bleich-Rossi, Graz, Austria.

  • 1999

    Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen, Denmark, with Cosima von Bonin.
    Galerie Meyer Kainer, Vienna, Austria.

  • 1998

    Justus, Galerie Ascan Crone, Hamburg, Germany, with Cosima von Bonin.
    Galerie Christian Nagel, Cologne, Germany.
    Alberne Winkel, Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Cologne, Germany.
    Villa Arson, Nice, France (C).

  • 1996

    Hausaufgaben und Reisen, Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Cologne, Germany, with Candida Höfer, in der Ausstellungsreihe Glockengeschrei nach Deutz – das Beste aller Seiten, (C).
    New Paintings and Works on Paper, London Projects, London, UK
    Zwischenbericht, with Matthias Schaufler, Galerie Nagel, Cologne, Germany.

  • 1995

    Vol vers la lune, musée d’art moderne et contemporain (mamco), Genf. Galerie Bleich-Rossi, Graz, Austria.

  • 1994

    25 Jahre B.K.-M.K., Birgit Küng, Fettstr. 7a, Zürich, Switzerland.
    Kippenberger Kunstverein, Museum Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany.
    Bruno Brunnet Fine Arts, Berlin, Germany.
    Marc Jancou Gallery, London, UK

  • 1993

    M.K.-M.K., Eleni Koroneou Gallery, Athens, Greece, with Martin Kippenberger.
    Luhring Augustine Gallery, New York, UK
    Richtige Männer, Bruno Brunnet Fine Arts, Berlin, Germany, with Jörg Schlick.
    Galerie Christian Nagel, Cologne, Germany.

  • 1992

    Galérie Samia Saouma, with Ingeborg Gabriel and Cosima von Bonin, Paris, France.
    Galerie Gisela Capitain, Cologne, Germany, (C).
    Galerie Christian Nagel, Cologne, Germany.
    Les bisch ja nich im Stich, Bruno Brunnet Fine Arts, Berlin, Germany.

  • 1991

    Galerie Bleich-Rossi, Graz, Austria, (C).
    Chicago International Art Exposition, Stand Galerie Christian Nagel
    biche dans un sous-bois, Birgit Küng, Fettstr. 7a, Zürich, Switzerland.

  • 1990

    Galerie Christian Nagel, Cologne, Germany.

  • 1989

    Galerie Sylvana Lorenz, Paris, France.
    Galerie Bleich-Rossi, Graz, Austria.
    Galerie Isabella Kacprzak, Stuttgart, Germany.

  • 1987

    Galerie Christoph Dürr, Münich, Germany.
    Panama, Galerie Bleich-Rossi, Graz, Austria, (C).

  • 1986

    Fettstraße 7a, Hamburg, Germany.

Two Person Exhibitions

  • 2018

    Michael Krebber and Albert Oehlen, Works on Works on Paper, Galerie Buchholz, Berlin, Germany

  • 2015

    R. H Quaytman and Michael Krebber, Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany

  • 2010

    Morror, Michael Krebber and Michaela Eichwald, International Project Space, Birmingham, UK.

Group Exhibitions

  • (C) denotes that a catalogue was published in conjunction with the exhibition.

  • 2019

    Die Bucklige Verwandtschaft, Galerie Nagel Draxler, Cologne, Germany

  • 2018

    Works on Works on Paper, Michael Krebber and Albert Oehlen, Galerie Buchholz, Berlin
    Cómics: una nueva lectura, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid, Spain
    Hölle, Galerie Buchholz, New York, NY, USA
    Force and Form, De la Cruz Collection, Miami, USA
    Michael Krebber, Win McCarthy, Josephine Pryde, Trevor Shimizu, Galería Marta Cervera, Madrid, Spain
    Optik Schröder II, MUMOK - Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien, Vienna, Austria
    Jump Into The Future – The Borgmann Donation, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands

  • 2017

    Infected Foot, Greene Naftali, New York City, USA
    Social Surfaces: A Fundraising Exhibition, Artists Space, New York
    CHILDREN’S GAMES, curated by Vincenzo de Bellis, ADN Collection, Bolzano,
    Italy

  • 2016

    Progressive Praxis, De La Cruz Collection Contemporary Art Space, Miami, Florida, USA
    Art Month, Sydney March 2016, Collectors Space, Sydney, Australia
    Fine Young Cannibals, Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York City, NY USA
    curated by_vienna, Galerie Gabriele Senn, Vienna, Austria

  • 2015

    Painting 2.0: Expression in the Information Age, Museum Brandhorst, Munich, Germany (touring)
    to expose, to show, to demonstrate, to inform, to offer, MUMOK, Vienna, Austria
    The Unknown Masterpiece, Meyer Kainer, Vienna, Austria
    Call and Response, Gavin Brown’s Enterprise, New York, USA
    Works on Paper, Greene Naftali Gallery, New York, USA

  • 2014

    Fiona Banner selects from the V-A-C Collection, Stamp Out Photographie, Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK
    On Radical Juxtaposition, Halle fuer kunst Lueneburg, Luenburg, Germany
    The Novel that Writes Itself, Green Naftali, New York, USA
    Abandon the Parents, Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen, Denmark
    We not, Galerie Buchholz, Cologne, Germany.
    The Hawker, dépendance at Carlos/Ishikawa, London, UK
    La Chose Encadrée, SWG3 Gallery, Glasgow International, Glasgow, Sctoland
    Concept Store, NEST, The Hague, Nertherlands
    Über Das Radikale Nebeneinander, Halle für Kunst, Germany.

  • 2013

    Out of House, Cranford Collection, Sala de Arte Santander, Madrid, Spain
    Festival der Kleinskulptur, Halle für Kunst e.V., Lüneburg, Germany
    Chat Jet, Painting ‹Beyond› The Medium, Künstlerhaus, der Halle für Kunst und Medien, Graz, Austria

  • 2012

    Hamlet, Mise-En-Scène, Jack Smith in Frankfurt, Portikus, Frankfurt/Main, Germany
    Bilderladen, Galerie Christian Nagel , Köln, Cologne
    Bilderladen DuMont-Carré, Galerie Fiebach & Minninger, Cologne, Germany
    Family Theater (II), Brandenburgischer Kunstverein, Potsdam, Germany
    Family Theater (I), Brandenburgischer Kunstverein, Potsdam, Germany
    Needles In The Camel’s Eye, Thomas Duncan Gallery, Los Angeles, USA
    Context Message, Zach Feuer Gallery (LFL), New York City, USA
    The Happy Fainting of Painting, Zwinger Galerie, Berlin, Germany

  • 2011

    Dystopia, CAPC, musée d’art contemporain, Bordeaux, France
    Provisional Painting, Modern Art, London, UK
    Quodlibet III – Alphabets and Instruments, Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Berlin, Germany
    Jahresgaben 2011, Halle für Kunst, Lüneburg,Germany
    making and art, Stadtgalerie Schwaz, Schwaz, Austria
    Held Up By Columns, Leslie Fritz Gallery, New York City, USA
    Films & Filming, Bischoff Projects, Frankfurt/Main, Germany

  • 2010

    Julian Göthe, Nairy Baghramian, Cerith Wyn Evans, Henrik Olesen, Michael Krebber, Cosima von Bonin, John Kelsey, & Reena, Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Köln, Cologne, Germany
    Gambaroff, Krebber, Quaytman, Rayne, Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen, Germany©
    Morror, International Project Space, Birmingham, UK
    Wait for Me at the Bottom of the Pool, Martos Gallery, New York City, USA
    Picture Industry (Goodbye to All That), Regen Projects, Los Angeles, USA
    The invisible colour, Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht, Netherlands
    The Nice Thing About Castillo/Corrales…, castillo/corrales, Paris, France
    Interactive Visual History Compression (The Ks), Michael Lett, Auckland, Australia
    Sur le Dandysme Aujourd´Hui, CGAC – Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela, Spain

  • 2009

    Cave Painting, organised by Bob Nickas, PSM Galerie, Berlin, Germany
    Quodlibet II, Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Cologne, Germany.
    Kunst x 80 I Jahr x 80, Künstlerhaus Graz am Joanneum, Graz, Austria
    The Audio Show, Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York City, USA
    My Summer Show, Galerie Lelong – New York, New York City, USA

  • 2008

    Painting Now and Forever Part II, Greene Naftali, New York, USA
    27 november – 21 january 2009, Dépendance, Brussels, Belgium
    Entrechambrage horizontale , Galerie Catherine Bastide, Brussels, Belgium
    Works on Paper, The Greene Naftali Gallery, New York City, USA
    ...In The Cherished Company of Others…(1648-2036), de Appel Boys’ School, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Degree Zero, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles, USA

  • 2007

    Conditions of Display, The Moore Space, curated by Gean Moreno, Miami, USA
    Degree Zero, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles, USA
    Dracularising, Neue Alte Brucke, Frankfurt am Main, Germany.
    Fit to Print, Gagosian Gallery, New York, USA
    For the People of Paris, Sutton Lane Gallery, Paris. France.
    It Takes Something to Make Something: The Rausch Collection, Portikus, Frankfurt am Main, Germany.
    Shandismus, Kunsthaus Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    Genesis I´m Sorry, The Greene Naftali Gallery, New York City, USA
    Make Your Own Life: Artists In And Out Of Cologne, (touring) MOCA at Goldman Warehouse, Miami, USA; Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, USA; The Power Plant, Toronto, Canada; ICA, Institute of Contemporary Art – University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Conditions of Display, Locust Projects, Miami, USA
    Shandyismus. Autorschaft als Genre – Wiener Secession, Vienna, Austria
    For the People of Paris, Sutton Lane, Paris, France

  • 2006

    The Most Contemporary Picture Show, Actually, Kunsthalle Nuernberg, Germany.
    …:ICAL KRBBR PRODLY PRSNTS GART JAS, JON KLSY, JOSF STRA, Portikus, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, curated by Michael Krebber, (C).
    Michael Krebber / Sean Paul, Sutton Lane, Paris, France.
    Make Your Own Life: Artists In and Out of Cologne, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, USA, curated by Bennett Simpson.
    Travelin‘Light, Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht, Netherlands.
    Grey Flags, Sculpture Center, New York, USA, curated by Anthony Huberman and Paul Pfeiffer, (C).
    Beware Of A Holy Whore, Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, France.
    Drapeaux gris, CAPC, Musée d’art contemporain, Bordeaux, France
    Group Show, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles, USA
    Duett, Städtische Galerie Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany
    Optik Schröder, Werke aus der Sammlung Alexander Schröder, Kunstverein Braunschweig, Braunschweig, Germany Salon, The Greene Naftali Gallery, New York City, USA

  • 2005

    Painters Without Paintings & Paintings Without Painters, Orchard, New York, USA
    The Top Room/ A Retrospective, Chelsea Space, London, UK, (C).
    Roy Arden, Michael Krebber, John Miller, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles, USA
    POST-MoDERN, Greene Naftali Gallery, New York, USA

  • 2004

    Formalismus, Kunstverein Hamburg, Germany.
    dépendance, Brussels, Belgium.
    Rhinegold: Art from Cologne, Tate Liverpool, Liverpool, UK

  • 2003

    Outlook, Cultural Olympiad, Athens, Greece.
    Hands up, Baby Hands up, Oldenburger Kunstverein, Oldenburg, Germany.
    The State of the Upper Floor: Panorama, Kunstverein Münich, Germnay.
    Malerei II Ausstellung Nulldrei, Galerie Christian Nagel, Cologne, Germany.

  • 2002

    Hier ist dort 2, Secession, Vienna, Austria, (C).

  • 2001

    Musterkarte. Modelos de Pintura en Alemania 2001, Galeria Heinrich Ehrhardt, Madrid, Spain.

  • 1999

    Superca…, Stedelijk Museum, Bureau Amsterdam, The Netherlands, (C).
    Malerei, INIT-Kunsthalle, Berlin, Germany.
    Tegenvleug / Á Rebrousse-Poil, Kunstcentrum Sittard (Faltblatt), Netherlands.

  • 1998

    Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Cologne, Germany.

  • 1997

    Das erweiterte Feld: Transformation des Bildes, Kunstverein Münich, Germany.
    Symposion, ICEBOX / Venetia Kapernekas, Athens, Greece.

  • 1996

    museum in progress, Fond Régional D´Art Contemporain Champagne-Ardenne, Reims, France.
    Sammlung Volkmann zeigt: Faustrecht der Freiheit, Neues Museum Weserburg, Bremen, Germnay.
    Fuoriuso, Pescara, Italy, (C).
    More than Real, Palazzo Reale, Caserta, Italy.

  • 1995

    Aufforderung in schönster Weise, Galerie Christian Nagel, Cologne.
    Icons, Ladengalerie Lothringer Str. 13, Münich, Germany.

  • 1994

    Europa ‘94, Munich Order Center, Münich, Germany.
    Metro Pictures, New York, USA
    Sammlung Volkmann, Berlin, Germany.
    Unbound: Possibilities in Painting, Hayward Gallery, London, UK, (C).

  • 1993

    The Best of, Galerie & Edition Artelier, Frankfurt am Main, Germany.
    Grafica 1, Innsbruck, Austria.
    Project Unité, Firminy, France, (C).
    Diese Ausstellung hat keinen Titel, P.S.1 Museum, New York, USA; Goethe House, New York, USA; Kunsthaus Welker, Heidelberg, Germany, (C).

  • 1992

    SS. ss. R., Galerie Bärbel Grässlin, Frankfurt am Main, Germany.
    Wohnzimmer/Büro, Galerie Christian Nagel, Cologne, Germany.
    Albenda, Berkowski, Krebber, A.Oehlen, Pettibon; Thea Westreich, New York + Galerie Gisela Capitain, Cologne, Germany.
    Nikdo nepomuze nikomu – Das Gute muß gut sein, Galerie Hlavniho Mesta Prahy, Prague, Czech Republic.

  • 1991

    Fallen und Fallenlassen, Carpenter, Kippenberger, Krebber, Strothjohann; Galerie Bleich-Rossi, Graz, Austria.
36e Salon de Montrouge, Paris, France, (C).
    Carpenter, Herold, Kelley, Kessler, Kippenberger, Krebber, Noland; Luhring Augustine Gallery, New York, USA
    Armaly, Bonin, Krebber, Müller, Kunstraum Daxter, Münich, Germany.
    Gullivers Reisen, Galerie Sophia Ungers, Cologne, Germany, (C).
    Jack Hanley/Trans Avant-Garde Gallery, San Francisco, USA

  • 1990

    7a, Zürich, Galerie Bleich Rossi, Graz, Austria.
    Galerie Christian Nagel, Germany.
    The Köln Show, Cologne, Germany (“Nachschub”).

  • 1989

    Eurobummel – Curated by Martin Kippenberger, Galerie Gisela Capitain, Cologne, Germany.
    Galerie PPS, Hamburg, Germany.
    Galerie Bleich-Rossi, Graz, Austria.
    Galerie Isabella Kacprzak, Cologne, Germany, (C).
    Melancholia, Galerie Greta Insam, Vienna, Austria, (C).

  • 1988

    Galerie Sylvana Lorenz, Paris, France.
    Skulpturenprojekt Dürr, Galerie Christoph Dürr, Münich, Germany.
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  • 1987

    Broken Neon, Forum Stadtpark, Graz, Austria, (C).
    Diedrich Diederichsen, Forum Stadtpark, Graz, Austria, (C).

  • 1980

    Aktion Pisskrücke (Geheimdienst am Nächsten), Künstlerhaus Hamburg, Germany.

Films

  • 2000

    Cosima von Bonin’s Film, 2:06 min., Michael Krebber, Cosima von Bonin, Justus Köhncke.

  • 1981

    Grützefilm und Kameratanz, zusammen 60 min., Bärbel Freund, ael Krebber.

Solo Publications

  • 2014

    KREBBER, Galerie Nagel Draxler, Düsseldorf

  • 2012

    Michael Krebber, Les escargots ridiculisés, The ridiculized snails,CAPC musée d’art contemporain de Bordeaux

  • 2008

    Respekt Frischlinge Je Suis La Chaise London Condom, Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Galerie Chantal Crousel and Maureen Paley
    Michael Krebber: Puberty in Teaching, Buchhandlung Walther Konig GmbH & Co

  • 2007

    Ical Krbbr Prodly Prsnts Gart Jas, Jon Klsy, Josf Stra, Portikus, Frankfurt / Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Köln

  • 2005

    Außerirdische Zwitterwesen / Alien Hybrid Creatures, Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Köln
    Michael Krebber, Secession / Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Köln

  • 2000

    Michael Krebber, Kunstverein Braunschweig / Städtische Galerie Wolfsburg

  • 1987

    PANAMA, Galerie Bleich–Rossie, Graz

Selected Bibliography

  • 2019

    Wurtz, B., Degrees of Mystery: B. Wurtz on Exhibitions Around New York, artnews.com, 27 February 2019.
    Jeppesen, Travis, All that Scrawl: Toward a Wild Writing, Mousse Magazine #69, pp. 204-211.
    Bienstock, Alex, Reviews: Michael Krebber, artinamericamagazine.com, 1 February 2019.

  • 2018

    ––––, Michael Krebber, 30 Jun — 2 Sep 2018 at Morena di Luna in Hove, United Kingdom, wsimag.com, 2 August 2018.
    ––––, Michael Krebber at Morena di Luna, Hove, blouinartinfo.com, 23 August 2018.
    ––––, The Weekender, galleriesnow.net, 21 August 2018.

  • 2017

    Jeffrys, Tom, Critic’s Guide: Paris, frieze.com, 16 May 2017.
    Rosenmeyer, Aoife, Michael Krebber, The Living Wedge, Kunsthalle Bern, Art Review., 69(3), April 2017, p 110.
    Sherman, Sam, Michael Krebber ,Kunsthalle Bern, Artforum, Summer 2017, pp.375 - 376.

  • 2016

    Krebber, Michael, R.H. QUAYTMAN, interviewmagazine.com, 13 October 2016.
    Rottman, André, Previews - “Michael Krebber: The Living Wedge”, Artforum, vol.55, no.1, September 2016, p.181.
    Demircan, Saim, Painting 2.0: Expression in the Information Age, Art Monthly, February 2016, pp. 22 – 24.

  • 2015

    Contag, Lisa, The Impossibility of Painting: R.H. Quaytman and Michael Krebber in Cologne, blouinartinfo.com, 14 April 2015
    Douglas, Caroline, Friday Dispatch: On Herald Street, Contemporary Art Society Newsletter, 18 September 2015
    Forbes, Alexander, Wolfgang Hahn Prize Winners R.H. Quaytman and Michael Krebber Show Polke’s Lasting Influence, artsy.net, 22 April 2015
    Jeppesen, Travis, Critics’ Picks: Michael Krebber, artforum.com, October 2015
    Lanay, Aude, Michael Krebber, R.H. Quaytman, 2015 Wolfgang Hahn Prize, 02, Summer 2015, N°74, pp.74 – 75.
    Wolkoff, Julia, Awards, Art in America, Feb: 2015, p. 120.
    Zakiewicz, Neil, Michael Krebber, Art Monthly, October 2015, pp. 28-29
    ——, The glittering prizes, The Art Newspaper, April 2015, p.15
    ——, Preview: Highlights at Art Cologne 2015, blouinartinfo.com, 13 April 2015

  • 2014

    Pogrebin, Robin, Influences and Exhibitions, The New York Times 29 November: AR4.
    Prince, Mark, Michael Krebber: Systemic Relevance, ArtReview: September p. 194
    Contemporary Art in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, Black Dog Publishing, London
    ——, Michael Krebber “Systemic Relevance” at Galerie Buchholz, Berlin, moussemagazine.it, 22 July 2014
    ——, Michael Krebber at Daniel Buchholz, artwritingdaily.com, 21 August 2014
    ——, Fiona Banner Curates Rarely Seen V-A-C collection Works At The Whitechapel, artlyst.com, 6 November 2014

  • 2013

    Goldstein, Andrew M., 15 of the Best Artworks at Frieze London, artspace.com, 17 October.
    Fontaine, Claire, Krebber in Bordeaux, Texte zur Kunst March: 192-96.
    Mclean-Ferris, Laura, Michael Krebber: Maureen Paley, London, Frieze May:
    233.
    Morton, Tim, Nobody’s Fool, Frieze d/e March: 68-77.
    Schlegell, Mark von. Friend of the Devil, May Oct: 158-72.
    Vaerslev, Fredrik, The Artists’ Artists, Artforum, Dec: 116

  • 2012

    Graw, Isabelle, Michael Krebber’s Perspective, Kaleidoscope, Winter 2012/13. pp.60-70.
    Vall, Michael Krebber, Elephant, Winter 2012/13. pp.22

  • 2011

    Barnes, Daniel, Michael Krebber – Funny Cide at Maureen Paley, spoonfed.co.uk, 21 January 2011.
    Howe, David Everitt, Michael Krebber, Art Review, January – February 2012, pp.120-121.
    Scoccimarro, Antonio, Diary: Michael Krebber, Mousse, February – March 2011, p.212.
    Smyth, Cherry, Reviews – Exhibitions, Art Monthly, June 2011, pp.33-34.
    Wilson, Helen, Michael Krebber Review, whereartyou.co.uk 18 February 2011.

  • 2010

    Herbert, Martin, Now See This: Michael Krebber, Art Review, Summer 2010, pp.26-27.
    Krebber, Michael, & O’Connell, Ruri, Stars In Her Lies, Mousse, September 2010, pp. 232-233.
    Rottmann, André, Michael Krebber, Artforum, November 2010, p.275.

  • 2009

    Hirsch, Faye, Michael Krebber, Art in America, January 2009, pp.107-108.
    Rubinstein, Raphael, Provisional Painting, Art in America, May 2009, pp.122-135.

  • 2008

    Brunner, Bettina, Michael Krebber, frieze, March 2008, p.184.
    Krebber, Michael, What Is Courbet?, Artforum, May 2008, pp.348-355.
    Krebber, Michael, Puberty in Painting, Novel, 2008, p.3.

  • 2007

    Krebber, Michael, The Artist’s Artists, Artforum, December 2007, p.125.
    Krebber, Michael, Project, Texte zur Kunst, June 2007, pp.108-111./
    Pearson, Tony, Reviews: Michael Krebber, Time Out, 5 December 2007, p. 41.
    Morris, Jane, Maureen Paley: Gallery Profile, Art World, December 2007, pp.52-55.

  • 2006

    Heubach, Fridr. Wolfr., “Karl Valentin, Michael Krebber, Pablo Picasso, “ Grey Flags, 2006
    Smith, Roberta, Michael Krebber: Connecting Sugar With Hollywood, The New York Times, 28 April, 2006.
    Smith, Roberta, Cologne as Mythic Hot Spot (Cue the Background Music), The New York Times, 2 June 2006, pp.27&30.
    Saltz, Jerry, Dandy, The Village Voice, April – May, 2006.
    McMullen, Troy, The Rising Cost of Cologne, The Wall Street Journal, 21 April 2006.
    Hainley, Bruce, No Child Left Behind, Whitney Biennial 2006, New York: Abrams, 2006.
    Michael Krebber, Blind Date, 2006, p25 & 211.

  • 2005

    Goldstein, Ann, “Best of 2005,” Artforum, December 2005, p.246.
    Graw, Isabelle, Best of 2005, Artforum, December 2005, pp.256-257.
    Birnbaum, Daniel, Secret Sharer, Artforum, October 2005.
    Kelsey, John, Stop Painting Painting, 2005.
    Morgan, Jessica, Formal Education, 2005.
    Davis, Nicole, A New Lease On Painting, artnet.com, 9 February 2005.
    Dath, Dietmaer, Elektronische Kindermusik, Frankfurt Allgemeine Zeitlung, 16 April 2005.
    Bell, Kristy, Formalism. Modern Art, Today Frieze, March 2005.
    Panhans-Buhler, Ursula, Formalismus – Modern Kunst, heute, Texte zur Kunst, March 2005.
    Diedrichsen, Diedrich, Formalismus, Artforum, March 2005.
    Michael Krebber, Secession, 2005.

  • 2004

    Briegleb, Till, Art Deco, Helmut Berger, Dieter Roth, Suddeutsche Zeitung, 7 December 2004.
    Unruh, Rainer, Formalismus. Modern Kunst heute, Kunstforum International, November – December 2004.
    Seidel, Martin, Deutschland sucht, Kunstforum International, September – October 2004.

  • 2003

    Grubbs, David, Bestellt und Nicht Abgeholt, Text zur Kunst, December 2003.
    Don’t Miss, Time Out New York, 6-13 November 2003.
    Williams, Gregory, Michael Krebber: Greene Naftali Gallery, Artforum International, Summer 2003.
    Smith, Roberta, Michael Krebber, The New York Times, 18 April 2003.
    Don’t Miss, Time Out New York, 10-17 April 2003.
    Niklaus, Laila, Michael Krebber in der Galerie Christian Nagel. Auf der Suche nach den Koordinaten der Welt, Die Welt – Berliner Kunstmarkt – 31 January 2003.

  • 2002

    Diederichsen, Diedrich, Die Dämonen der neuen Romantik, Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung, 3 November 2002.
    Koegel, Alice, Weisse Karten, Stadtrevue, Nr. 5, May 2002.
    LvB, Michael Krebber, Kraftwerk, Golf aktuell, Heft 2, May 2002.
    Hess, Barbara, Michael Krebber, Flash Art, March – April 2002.

  • 2001

    Frangenberg, Frank, Der Künstler im Steinbruch der Tradition, Kölner Stadtanzeiger, 24-25 November 2001.
    Coomer, Martin, Michael Krebber: Interim Art, Time Out New York, 3-10 October 2001.
    Searle, Adrian, Never trust a painter, The Guardian Europe, Dienstag, 25 October 2001.
    Kempkes, Anke , Playful Turn, Texte zur Kunst, March 2001.
    Wiensowski, Ingeborg, Michael Krebber, Kultur Spiegel, Heft 3, March 2001.
    Graw, Isabelle, Die Zweifel des Malers, Die Zeit, No. 8, 15 February 2001.
    Podeschwa, Isabel, Isabel Podeschawa über Michael Krebber, Artist Kunstmagazin, No. 2, May-July 2001.

  • 2000

    Eichwald, Michaela, “Tourist-Hochtourist-Junior. Wat willte witten. Vom Michael Krebber, 1993 (für die Ausstellung Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin) Abdruck bei: dieselbe: Gewärtigen gegenwärtigen. 10, 2000.

  • 1999

    Althoff, Kai, “Text für die Ausstellungsbroschüre der Ausstellung in der Galerie Meyer Kainer, (noch nicht gedruckt), 1999.

  • 1997

    Müller, Christopher, Michael Krebber in der Villa Arson, Nizza, Texte zur Kunst, No. 26, June 1997.

  • 1995

    Pryde, Josephine, Standreview Michael Krebber bei Christian Nagel, Texte zur Kunst, No. 19, August 1995.

  • 1994

    Ohrt, Roberto, Künstlerränke (Intriguing Artists), Parkett, No. 42, 1994.

  • 1993

    Graw, Isabelle, Durchschläge. Eine Ausstellung und drei Kataloge, Artis, December 1992 – January 1993.

  • 1992

    Diederichsen, Diedrich, Mein Material ist der Papagei. Diedrich Diederichsen im Gespräch mit Michael Krebber, Jahresring, No. 37, München 1990, 1992.
    Wiederabdruck in Noema, No. 38, January 1992.

  • 1991

    Wulffen, Thomas, Krebber’s Punch and Judy Show, Flash Art, October 1991.

  • 1990

    Koether, Jutta, Michael Krebber, Galerie Christian Nagel, Artforum International, December 1990.
    Weaver, Frank, Michael Krebber, Sylvana Lorenz, Artscribe, May 1990.

  • 1989

    Graw, Isabelle, Eurobummel, Flash Art, No. 137, June 1989.
    Schmitt, Paula, General Idea, Galerie Meyer-Hochmeister, Karlsruhe und Krebber, Michael, Galerie Isabella Kacprzak, Stuttgart, Artis, January 1989.

  • 1988

    Metzger, Rainer Arbeiten am Selbstverständlichen: Michael Krebber, Wolkenkratzer.

  • 1986

    Albert Oehlen, Michael Krebber. Zäsur in der Biographie eines Kritiksüchtigen, Szene Hamburg, February 1986

Awards

  • 2015

    Wolfgang Hahn Prize

Public Collections

Sammlung Grässlin, St. Georgen, Germany
Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany
Sammlung Deutsche Bank, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Hamburger Bahnhof – Museum of Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
CAPC Musée d’art Contemporain, Bordeaux, France
Museum Brandhorst, Munich, Germany