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upcoming solo shows

 

2021 tomas schmit retrospective pieces, actions, documents 1962 - 1970, neuer berliner kunstverein

making things. drawing action language 1970 - 2006, kupferstichkabinett der staatlichen museen, berlin

September 15, 2021 – January 23, 2022
A project by Neuer Berliner Kunstverein (n.b.k.) and Kupferstichkabinett, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, in collaboration with Arsenal – Institute for Film and Video Art, Hamburger Bahnhof – Museum für Gegenwart, and the tomas schmit archiv
Curators Jenny Graser, Marius Babias and Krisztina Hunya about the twin show in Museumsjournal magazine

 

---Tomas Schmit. Stücke, Aktionen, Dokumente 1962–1970                                                                                                Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin, Germany
September 16, 2021 – January 23, 2022
Opening Wednesday, September 15, noon – 22 pm                                                                                                                  nbk.org

 

---Tomas Schmit. sachen machen. Zeichnung Aktion Sprache 1970–2006                                                                        Kupferstichkabinett der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin, Germany
September 15, 2021 – January 9, 2022
Opening Tuesday, September 14, 7 pm                                                                                                                                        smb.museum

 

 

----------------------TOMAS SCHMIT RELATED FILMS AND SOUND MATERIAL---------------

 

--- Harun Farocki: "Umgiessen - Variation on opus 1 by Tomas Schmit" für das Projekt OSRAM SEVEN SCREENS, 2010

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HBT6YkvwAW4&t=2s

--- "René Block - Tomas Schmit" von Lutz Mommartz (1964, 3:31min, Normal 8, s/w, Ton)

https://vimeo.com/458061805

--- Vortrag von Stefan Ripplinger über Tomas Schmit: "Ein Evoluzzer.Tomas Schmits künstlerische Erforschung der Wahrnehmung" am 4.10.2016 in der Kunsthalle Lingen anlässlich der Ausstellung "bald ist wieder schneckentreffen"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lYC0l9R7ZUw

--- zyklus by Tomas Schmit (1962) performed by Sara Campos at Another Fluxconcert in Amsterdam (Googleism), New Art Space Amsterdam (2013) 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oj6e46zmp5w

--- Sanitas No.151, Fluxvariation 1 (Tomas Schmit 1962) date unknown

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kA9ECKkp34Q

--- Piano Piece No. 1 by Tomas Schmit (1962) performed by Tinna Þorsteinsdóttir

as a part of the musical series Fringeberry (2011)

http://vimeo.com/29752665

--- The German filmmaker Harun Farocki presents "Umgiessen - Variation on opus 1 by Tomas Schmit" from Spring until Fall 2010, OSRAM ART PROJECTS, Munich

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HBT6YkvwAW4

documentation of Farocki's realization see the catalogue "Osram Seven Screens", Ostfildern 2011, S. 113-121

--- Ludwig Gosewitz, about Fluxus

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=90QCDHQYetQ

--- Cycle en miniature by Brandstifter, A minimal interpretation of Tomas Schmits piece for FLUXFEST at the Boiler @ Pierogi in Brooklyn on 9/11 2009

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bAQ8daPR4Fc&feature=related

--- Typewriter Poem, interpreted by Etta Cetera, 1998

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XprYK4V5ZhQ

--- Helke Bayrle - Portikus under Construction // Tomas Schmit

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mKQn3tTq0NY

--- Tellus #24 - Flux Tellus, ubuweb

http://www.ubu.com/sound/tellus_24.html

 

--- past events

--- der grosse Anspruch des kleinen Bildes
Galerie Barbara Wien, Berlin, Germany
December 1, 2018 – January 26, 2019

 

--- A 37 90 89 – die Erfindung der Neo-Avantgarde

Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin

September 27, 2018 - January 27, 2019

 

--- Komödie des Daseins. Kunst und Humor von der Antike bis heute

Kunsthaus Zug, Schweiz

September 23, 2018 - January 6, 2019

 

--- A 37 90 89 beyond the museum

Museum van hedendaagse kunst (m hka), antwerp.

May 12, 2018 - January 6, 2019

 

--- In bester Gesellschaft. Ausgewählte Erwerbungen des Berliner Kupferstichkabinetts 2009-2019
Kupferstichkabinett Berlin, Germany
April 13 - August 4, 2018

 

---Profane Erleuchtungen. Zeichnungen von Bernhard Johannes Blume, Florian Köhler, Thomas Rieck und Tomas Schmit

Galerie Renate Kammer, Hamburg, Germany
November 5 - December 2, 2017

 

 --- bald ist wieder schneckentreffen

Wilhelm-Hack-Museum Ludwigshafen, Germany
July 1 - September 17, 2017

--- bald ist wieder schneckentreffen

Kunstverein Bremerhaven, Germany
January 21 - March 5, 2017

February 3: 7pm lecture by Stefan Ripplinger
An evolutionary. Tomas Schmit’s artistic exploration of perception

--- bald ist wieder schneckentreffen

Kunsthalle Lingen, Germany

Opening: September 9, 2016, 7 pm
September 10 - November 13, 2016

October 4: 7.30pm lecture by Stefan Ripplinger
An evolutionary. Tomas Schmit’s artistic exploration of perception


November 13: 11am performance with Hartmut Andres
ZYKLUS for water-pails (or bottles)

 

--- Schaufenster Sohm V

Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Germany

April 20 - October 30, 2016

 

--- Ich kenne kein Weekend. aus René Blocks Archiv und Sammlung

Lentos Kunstmuseum, Linz, Austria

March 18 - June 5, 2016

 

--- tomas schmit: the unknown known

Lecture by Barbara Wien, Royal Institute of Art, Stockholm

January 19, 2016

 

--- zeichnungen. skizzen, entwürfe, partituren

Galerie Renate Kammer, Hamburg

December 14, 2014 - January 31, 2015

http://www.galerierenatekammer.de/

 

--- Living with Pop. A Reproduction of Capitalist Realism

Artists Space, New York

Ju­ne 8 -  August 17, 2014

http://artistsspace.org/

 

--- Learning Machine

Nam June Paik Art Center, Korea
Ju­ne 27 -  October 6, 2013
https://njpac-en.ggcf.kr/archives/exhibit/learning-machine

 

--- Le­ben mit Pop. Ei­ne Re­pro­duk­ti­on des Ka­pi­ta­lis­ti­schen Rea­lis­mus |

Life with Pop. A Reproduction of Capitalist Realism
Kunsthalle Düsseldorf
Ju­ly 21 -  Sep­tem­ber 29, 2013
http://www.kunsthalle-duesseldorf.de/index.php?id=342

 

--- performance "Zyklus für Wassereimer (oder Flaschen)", 1962-

     Ausführender: Hartmut Andres

Stadtbibliothek am Mailänder Platz, Stuttgart

April 26, 2013, start 2 pm, duration 5 hours

http://whats-happening.jimdo.com

Lorenzo de Nobili hat die Performance von Hartmut Andres ausführlich dokumentiert:

http://www.lodeno.net/HartmutAndres.html

 

--- "J’ai assis la Beauté sur mes genoux. (…) Et je l’ai injuriée." (Rimbaud)

     La collection Michael Werner

‪Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris‬

October 5, 2012 - March 3, 2013

http://mam.paris.fr/fr/expositions/la-collection-michael-werner

 

--- "Listen to Your City – Listening to Art: A Tower Full of Sounds etc."*

     * dedicated to John Cage (1912-1992)

     @ Copenhagen Art Festival    

Knippelsbro, Copenhagen

August 24 - October 20, 2012    

http://www.cph-artfestival.org/index_en.html#/home

http://gw.tonspur.at/

 

--- "John Cage und...". Bildender Künstler - Einflüsse, Anregungen
Akademie der Künste, Berlin
March 30 - June 17, 2012
http://www.adk.de/de/programm/rueckblick/?we_objectID=30733

Museum der Moderne, Salzburg

July 15 - October 7, 2012

http://www.museumdermoderne.at/de/ausstellungen/aktuell/details/mdm/john-cage-und/

 

--- Auf dem Buch-Cover von Andreas Eckls neuer Publikation "Sprache und Logik bei Platon" ist Tomas Schmits

"ohne kamele" abgebildet - ein Aktionsstück von 1988. (Andreas Eckl, Sprache und Logik bei Platon.

Würzburg 2011)

 

--- Two improvisations on piano & tenor saxophone by Misha Mengelberg and Evan Parker recorded at the Bimhuis in Amsterdam in 2006 is out now. The cover design shows several images from Tomas Schmit's edition "e-constellations" (2004).

Misha Mengelberg & Evan Parker. broken chair. Audio-CD. London 2011

 

--- HOW TO MAKE - Ideen Notationen Materialisierungen

Kunsthaus Dresden, Städtische Galerie für Gegenwartskunst

Dauer der Ausstellung 23. März 2012 bis 17. Juni 2012

http://kunsthausdresden.de/veranstaltungen/how-to-make/

 

--- "Thing/Thought: Fluxus Editions 1962-1978"

The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Dauer der Ausstellung 21.09.2011 - 16.01.2012

http://www.moma.org/visit/calendar/exhibitions/1201

 

--- "Nie wieder störungsfrei! - Aachen Avantgarde seit 1964"

Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen
Dauer der Ausstellung 22.10.2011 - 5.2.2012

http://ludwigforum.de/event/nie-wieder-storungsfrei/

 

--- Groupshow at Galerie Jocelyn Wolff, Paris

January 8 - March 5, 2011

http://www.galeriewolff.com/exhibitions/08012011-05032011-william-anastasi-billy-apple-ben-katinka-bock-georges-brecht-robert

 

--- Installation based on opus no. 1 by tomas schmit:
Harun Farocki, Umgiessen, Variation zu Opus 1 von Tomas Schmit

Osram Art Projects, München, opening: May 19, 2010
Dauer der Installation May 20 – November 21, 2010

http://www.kunst-konzepte.de/aktuell/osram.html#harun