Robert JANITZ (1962)
born in Alsfeld, Germany
lives and works in New York City, United States of America


Solo Exhibitions

2015
Kerckhoffs' Principle, Team (gallery, inc.), New York City, US
Nicht üben, machen!, Meyer Riegger, Karlsruhe, DE  
2014
Oriental Lumber, Meyer Riegger, Berlin, DE
Stick Shift Heaven, Team Gallery, New York City, US
2013
Le Tra Verseur De La Tlan Tic! Galerie Sobering, Paris, FR
2012
How I Learned To Love The F, Shoot The Lobster, New York City, US
CLEARING, A Shoe That Fits Various Feet, Brussels, BE
2011
CLEARING, To Follow (with Koenraad Dedobbeleer), New York City, US
En Regards (with Pierre Tal-Coat), Centre d?Art Domaine de Kerguehennec, Bignan, FR Art Dans Les Chapelles, Bretagne, FR
PARCOURS, L?H du Siège, Valenciennes, FR
2008
Faire Trace, Galerie Bernard Ceysson, Paris, FR
Espace d?Art Contemporain, Atelier Blanc, Villefranche sur Rouergue, FR
Maison Art Contemporain Chailloux, Paris, FR
2006
DRIVE BY PAINTING, Leroy Merlin, Paris, FR
NOLENS VOLENS PINXIT RJ, Moments Artistiques, Paris, FR
Galerie La Girafe, Berlin, DE
Le 10-neuf, Centre Regional Art Contemporain, Montbéliard, FR  
2005
AS220, Providence, US
2002
Galerie du Haut-Pavé, Paris, FR
1996
Huiles sur toile, Galerie Valleix, Paris, FR

 

Group Exhibitions
2015
Salon der gegenwart, Hamburg, DE  
Salón de arte contemporáneo 2015, Palacete Sousa, Barranco, Lima, PE  
2014
Lisson Gallery, London, UK  
En-trée (cur. by Christopher Green), Middlemarch, Brussels, BE
No Ground But Say Ground. Halsey/McKay Gallery, East Hampton, US
2013
LAT. 41' 7" N. / LONG. 72' 19" W., (organized by Bob Nickas), Martos Gallery, East Marion, US Old Black (organized by Todd von Ammon), Team Gallery, New York City, US
Let It Come Down (cur. by Anton Zolotov), Hannah Barry Gallery, London, UK
NADA Art Fair (solo booth), Martos Gallery, Cologne, DE  
Informal Abstraction?, Art Amalgamated, New York City, US
2012
Holiday Shop (cur. by Olivia Shao), New York City, US  
No Show* (an exhibition devised by Joao Simoes), TEMP, New York City, US
NADA Art Fair, CLEARING, New York City, US
NADA Art Fair, Shoot The Lobster, New York City, US
Brussels Art Fair, CLEARING, NYC, Brussels, BE
Le Geste et la Couleur (cur. by Philippe Cyroulnik), École d?Art Gerard Jacot, Belfort, FR
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde - New Works from Berlin (cur. by Vita Zaman), Magazzino d'Arte Moderna, Rome, IT
2011
Royal Rumble, Miami, US
Tax Day News & Smoke, Emily Harvey Foundation , New York City, US
Tranches de savoir, French Cultural Services, Payne White House, New York City, US
Winter Break, Momenta Art, Brooklyn, US
2010
Material Matter and Other Issues, Canada Gallery, New York City, US
Exhibition #3 (cur. by Joao Simoes), Emily Harvey Foundation, New York City, US  
Thema 4, Galerie Bernard Ceysson, Paris, FR
2009
Centro Cultural Borges (cur. by Philippe Cyroulnik), Buenos Aires, AR
Exposition 5?31 Janvier 2009 (cur. by Jean-Charles Agboton-Jumeau)
Mary?s choice, 303 Gallery, New York City, US
Ecole Supérieure Des Beaux Arts, Cherbourg, FR
2008
Cloud Cuckoo Land, video installation, invited by Moskowitz/Trager, Momenta Art, Brooklyn, US Rencontres Internationales, Paris/Berlin/Madrid, 2008 ? 2009, FR/DE/ES
2007
Colors, Stephen Haller Gallery, New York City, US
Regards Croisés (cur. by Philippe Cyroulnik),Galerie Pascal Gabert, Paris, FR
2004
Gread, Envy, Fear (cur. by Linda Mussmann), TSL Gallery, Hudson, US
Cooper Union School of Art, New York City, US
2003
Chantier Zen, TEMS-TV, Le Djurdjura, Paris, FR
Galerie Nanky de Vreeze, Amsterdam, NL
1997
FIAC, Galerie Valleix, Paris, FR
1996
The Sparkling Bag, Galerie Valleix, Paris, FR
Austerlitz-Autrement, Galerie Valleix, Paris, FR
1995
ART Basel, Galerie Valleix, Basel, CH


Academics - Teaching
2009
Ecole superieure beaux arts, Cherbourg, FR
2003 - 07
Guest lecturer, Visual Arts, University Paris 8, Paris, FR

Bibliography
Monographs, solo exhibition catalogues and artist books
2014
Mackovic, Sinisa, ed., Ex Libris, New York City: Rainoff, 2014.
2006
CRAC Le 19, ed., Robert Janitz, Montbeliard, 2006.

 

Newspaper and magazine Articles
2014
Dillon, Noah. ?A Fleeting Moment on The J Train: Robert Janitz on his recent work.?
Artcritical, March 24, 2014.
Schjeldahl, Peter. ?Robert Janitz.? New Yorker Magazine, January, 2014.
Heinrich, Will. ?Robert Janitz: Stick Shift Heaven at Team Gallery.? New York Observer, March 12, 2014.
2013
Nickas, Bob. ?The Un-Painter of Modern Life, Age 45, Has Died.? Annual Magazine, Issue 6, 2013.
Rosenberg, Karen, ?Art in Review: Old Black.? The New York Times, July 11, 2013, p. C23. ?Johnny Cash & Buttered Toast.? Painter's Bread Blog, April, 2013.
Nickas, Bob. ?Peinture Contemporaine.? Beaux Arts Magazine, n.345, March, 2013.
2011
St.-Lascaux, David. ?Winter Break.? Brooklyn Rail, February 2011.
Howard, Hurst. ?Robert Janitz.? artcards.cc, January 12, 2011.
2010
Johnson, Paddy. ?10 Best "Gritty" Brooklyn Shows in Manhattan.? The L-Magazine, Dec 8, 2010.
2009
"Bienvenidos al mundo del arte en colores." ARTE, October, 2009.
"Quand la culture se fait buissonniere." Le Figaro Magazine, 26 June, 2009.
"Esprits de chapelles." Télérama , No. 3104, July ? August, 2009.
Daive, Jean. ?Peinture Fraiche.?, Radio France Culture, May 22, 2009.
Smulders, Caroline. ?Ce qui peut être vu vient de l?invisible.?, H du Siege, April, 2009.
2007
Wat, Pierre. ?Robert Janitz and Koyo Hara.?, Le Petit Chaillioux, January 2007.
2006
?Robert Janitz, l'Angoisse de peindre.? Art Présence, N° 59, July/September, 2006.
2005
?A view of artists through the looking glass.? Providence Journal, July 31, 2005
?L'Ascèse picturale de Robert Janitz.? Art Présence, N° 42, April/June, 2005.
1995 ?Leise Strategien gegen den Streit.? Basler Tageszeitung, 1995. .