Leonhard Hurzlmeier

Born in 1983, Starnberg, Germany

Lives and works in Munich, Germany

 

EDUCATION

2011   

Diploma as Meisterschüler (Prof. Jerry Zeniuk)

2011   

Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Munich, Germany

 

SOLO AND TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2019

Told Tales, Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY

2018

Neue Frauen, Jahn und Jahn, Munich, DE

2017  

Hurzlmeier/Füllemanm, Duve, Berlin, DE (with Christopher Füllemann) 
All New Women, Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY

2015   

Neueste Frauen, Galerie Jo van de Loo, Munich, DE
Der Tisch der weißen Frauen, Galerie Jo van de Loo, Munich, DE

2013   

Neue Frauen, Hubert Burda Media, Munich, DE

2012   

13 Portraits, Galerie Andreas Grimm, Munich, DE

2011   

Abendland, Galerie Andreas Grimm, Munich, DE (with Andreas Chwatal)

2009   

Venus&Mars II – Portraitfotografie (Portrait Photography), WELTRAUM, Munich, DE
2008

Schwebende Superquallen zerquetschen Jets in der Luft, WELTRAUM, Munich, DE (with Florian Haller)
 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2020
The Last Unicorn. The Unicorn in the Mirror of Pop Culture, Museum und Galeri im Prediger, Germany
Pas de deux PART 2, Sabine Knust Gallery, Munich, DE
2018
Ten Years, Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY
Locus Lapis, Martina Tauber Fine Art, ODEEH, Berlin, DE
Förderpreise 2018 der Landeshauptstadt München (2018 Promotional Awards of the City of Munich), Lothringer 13, Munich, DE
2017
Upstartart II, Munich Re and Lenbachhaus, Munich, DE
Frauen, Technik, Landschaft, Kunstverein Ebersberg, DE
Shoulders, Martina Tauber Fine Art, Berlin, DE
2016    
Other Better Things: Amy Brenner, Conor Fields, Eri Huebsch, and Leonhard Hurzlmeier, curated by Adrian Rosenfeld, Annual Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA
Human Condition, Curated by John Wolf, The Los Angeles Metropolitan Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
The HU:The HU Roadshow, Munich, DE
2015   
Proper Nouns, curated by Wyatt Kahn, Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY
Piep! Arkadenale, Kunstarkaden, München, DE (catalogue)
WELTRAUM, Rathausgalerie Kunsthalle, München, DE
Animal Friends, RSTR4, München, DE
Jahrhundertgaben, Weltraum, München, DE
2014   
All Creatures Small and Great, Galerie Christina Haubs, Munich, DE
Le Ping Le Pong, Galerie Jo Van de Loo, Munich, DE
The HU Show, Galerie im Bezirk Oberbayern, Munich, DE (catalogue)
Vater und Söhne, Modern Studio Freising, Freising, DE
Der Himmel über Berlin (Wings of Desire), Toot Fanute, Melbourne, AUS
Der Himmel über Berlin (Wings of Desire), blank_space gallery, Sydney, AUS
Private View VI, Galerie Andreas Grimm, Munich, DE
Februlous! - Eine kleine Gruppenretrospektive, Weltraum, Munich, DE
Jahresgaben, Kunstverein München, Munich, DE
2013   
Allsympathien, RSTR 4, München, DE
Giftshop III, Bar Babette, Berlin, DE
Pophits & Alptraum, Artspace Rhein-Main, Offenbach, DE
Private View V, Galerie Andreas Grimm, Munich, DE
Das allerletzte Prof. Winkler Stipendium, Kunstverein Weiden, Weiden, DE
2012   
Zimmer frei!, Hotel Mariandl, Munich
Time Capsule - Eine Frau, ein Baum, eine Kuh, Museum für konkrete Kunst, Ingolstadt, Germany
Private View IV, Galerie Andreas Grimm, Munich, Germany
HU Is HU, Weltraum, Munich, Germany, in coordination with the Special Olympics
Time Capsule - Eine Frau, ein Baum, eine Kuh, Kunstraum, Munich, Germany
2011   
Attraktiv (Editionen), Prince of Wales, Munich, Germany
Reflectionfactory, Kunstarkaden, Munich, Germany
Pop Hits, Autocenter, Berlin, Germany
Hurzlmeier – Der Abstrakte, Der Naive, Der Komische, Valentin-Karlstadt-Musäum, Munich, Germany
Abendland, Galerie Andreas Grimm, Munich, Germany
Fazebuk, Weltraum, Munich, Germany
Japan Benefiz, Artreport, Munich, Germany
Pop Hits, Tanzschulprojects, Munich, Germany
Diplomausstellung, Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Munich, Germany
2010   
High-Def, Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Komm wir gehen, Galerie Matthias Jahn, Munich, Germany
Sehen & gesehen, Berliner Boden, Berlin, Germany
Im Diskurs – Raum(re)produktionen, Weltraum, Munich, Germany
Halbjahresgaben, Tanzschulprojekts, Munich, Germany
# 1, Kanal 12, Munich, Germany
Gloria Bavaria, curated by Prince Christopher von Bayern, Gartenhaus der Kunst, Munich, Germany
We Work, You’re Nuts, Artist League, Kiev, Ukraine
Find A Place To Trust And Then Try Trusting It For A While, Haus 10, Fürstenfeldbruck, Germany
2009   
Hurzlmeier – Der Abstrakte, Der Naive, Der Komische, Romantikerhaus, Jena, Germany
Dr. Wink, Art Sümer, Istanbul, Turkey
Trans: Form-Colour, Meridian Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Some Kind of Vacuum, Galerie Royal, Munich, Germany
Venus&Mars – Künstlerpaare, Weltraum, Munich, Germany (catalogue)
Neue Münchner Malerei, Galerie der Moderne, Munich, Germany
Trans: Formal, Pharmaca, Los Angeles, CA (catalogue)
Weltraum – Jahresüberblick, Lothringer13, Munich, Germany (catalogue)
Das Herr Winkelhuber Stipendium München, Weltraum, Munich, Germany
2008   
Kleinere Arbeiten- Fünf Jahre Raum 500, Raum 500, Munich, Germany
Spitzenwerke der Zeichnung aus der Sammlung Abstädt, Atelier Hackel/Seitz, Munich, Germany
Jahresgaben, Kunstverein München, Munich, Germany
Schwebende Superquallen zerquetschen Jets in der Luft, Weltraum, Munich, Germany
Transport, Skaftfell – Center for Visual Art East Iceland, Seydisfjördur, Iceland
17072008, Galerie Grimm/Galerie Zink, Munich, Germany (catalogue) 
Bei Skylla und Charybdis
, Weltraum, Munich, Germany
2007   
Trans: Abstraktion, Weltraum, Munich, Germany (catalogue)
Wir zeigen fast alles II, Kunstpavillion, Munich, Germany
Wir zeigen fast alles, Kolosssaal, Munich, Germany
2006   
Konservativer Neofiguratismus in der gegenwärtigen Romantik, Kranhalle, Munich, Germany
Gallery of Art Academy of Budapest, Hungary
Open House Gallery, Pullach, Germany
2005   
Visual Issues, Städtische Galerie, Traunstein, Germany
2003   
Pret a Pour Art, Barer Kunstverein, Munich, Germany
2002   
13 Werke, Kaffee und Bild, Munich, Germany


SCHOLARSHIPS AND GRANTS
2012   
Kulturpreis Bayern of the EOn Bayern AG
2010   
Jubiläums-Stipendien-Stiftung for the Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Munich, Germany
2008   
Hans-Rudolf-Stiftung
2008   
Fanny Carlita Stiftung


PUBLICATIONS
2018
Neue Frauen, edited by Christian Ganzenberg, Hatje Cantz, August 2018
2015 
Piep! Arkadenale, 2015
2014
The HU, Galerie im Bezirk Oberbayern, Munich, Germany
2011
Reflectionfactory, Kunstarkaden, Munich, Germany
2009
Venus&Mars – Künstlerpaare, Weltraum, Munich, Germany
Trans: Formal, Pharmaca, Los Angeles, CA
Weltraum – Jahresüberblick, Lothringer13, Munich, Germany
2008
17072008 - Die wa(hr)re Kunst, Galerie Grimm/Galerie Zink, Munich, Germany
2007
Trans: Abstraktion, Weltraum, Munich, Germany


PROJECTS

2014-2012 
Lehel Backyards – Open Studio Weekend

2010   
Member of the curatorial staff at the artist-run space, Weltraum, Munich, Germany

2008   
Co-Editor of the T2000 magazine
 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2019
Heinrich, Will. "Leonhard Hurzlmeier," The New York Times, October 25. 
Indrisek, Scott. "Beneath a Pictorial Humorist's Cheery Surface," MAGENTA, October 11.

2018
Tulley, Sarah. “Leonhard Hurzlmeier’s playful portraits depicting female identity,” Creative Boom, February 10.

2017
Jerry Saltz, “To Do: March 22—April 5,” New York Magazine, March 19.
“Leonhard Hurzlmeier,” The New Yorker, March 18.
Smith, Roberta. “What to See in New York Art Galleries This Week,” The New York Times,   March 17.
Miller, Leigh Anne. “Leonhard Hurzlmeier at Rachel Uffner,” Art in America, March 9.
Duffy, Owen. “Ten to see: New York,” Artreview, March 2.
“Leonhard Hurzlmeier: All New Women,” International Art Exhibitions, February 24.
2016
“About Face,” Harpers Bazaar, p. 164-170, November.
Eckardt, Stephanie. “Inside an Abandoned L.A. Hospital Turned Creepy Art Show with
Robert Mapplethorpe and Marilyn Minter,” W Magazine, October 18.
Logan, Liz. “Abandoned Hospitals Are Becoming Surprising New Spaces for Art,” Artsy, October 18.
“Jenny Holzer & Mapplethorpe works go on show in a hospital,” DAZED, October 13.
McPhate, Mike. “California Today: Silicon Valley, Housing Villain, Tries to Make Amends,” The New York Times, October 6.
Irick, Whitney. “Abandoned Hospital Transformed Into Art Exhibit,” NBC Los Angeles, October 6. Zhengs, Desmond Lim, “Strokes of Genius,” Harpers Bazaar Malaysia, p. 38-39, Summer
“The Human Condition,” Cultured Magazine, October 2016
Womack, Catherine. “An Abandoned Hospital in West Adams Has Been Filled With Fine Art,” LA Weekly, September 30.
Barragan, Bianca. “Abandoned West Adams hospital will be transformed into an art gallery,”   Curbed LA, September 30.
Cashdan, Marina and Lesser, Casey. “The 20 Best Booths at Frieze New York,” Artsy, May 5. McMahon, Katherine and Durón, Maximiliano. “A Tour of Frieze New York 2016,” ARTnews, May 4.
2015
"‘The Hu’ und wie sie die Welt sehen,” Süddeutsche Zeitung, December 27. “Here’s an Artsy Poster to Remind You to Floss,” The Cut, August 19. “Proper Nouns at Rachel Uffner Gallery,” Art Viewer, March 9.
“Leonhard Hurzlmeier - Neueste Frauen,” Reflektor, February 27.
Indrisek, Scott. “5 Must See Gallery Shows: Bruce Davenport, Jr., Amalia Ulman, and More,”   Blouin Artinfo, February 6.
Smith, Roberta. “15 Group Shows Not to Miss: Art Exhibitions from Chelsea to the Lower East Side,” The New York Times, Jan 29.
Small, Rachel. “Wyatt Kahn’s Proper Proposal,” Interview, January 16.
Cheng, Dewitt. “‘High-Def’ at Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, CA,” Visual Art Source, Jan 11.
Saltz, Jerry. “See: Proper Nouns,” New York Magazine, January 11.
Torres, Jesus Manuel Rojas. “Rachel Uffner’s First 2015 Exhibitions,” What’s Up Miami, January.

 

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Aïshti Foundation, Beirut, Lebanon
Munich RE, Munich DE