Tilo Baumgärtel

1972 born in Leipzig
1991-1998 Studies of painting at the Academy of Visual Arts Leipzig in the class of Prof. Arno Rink
1998-2000 Master Studies at the Academy of Visual Arts Leipzig, Prof. Arno Rink
lives and works in Leipzig
Solo shows
2014 Cut Down Timber, Slag Gallery, New York
Gogo, Maksla XO Gallery, Riga (Latvia)
Terra, Galerie Kleindienst, Leipzig
2012 Patron, Gallery Christian Ehrentraut, Berlin
2011 Vigil, Gallery Kleindienst, Leipzig
Paintings and Drawings, Art-Etage, Biel (Switzerland)
Tilo Baumgärtel, Kunsthalle Amersfoort (Netherlands)
Dawdling Rocketships, Philara, Düsseldorf (with Nadin Rüfenacht)
2010 To be all ears, Gallery Christian Ehrentraut, Berlin
2009 Painting, Wilkinson London
2008 The Storm, Gallery Kleindienst, Leipzig
2006 Safn Gallery, Reykjavik (Iceland)
Kunsthalle Emden
Wilkinson Gallery, London
2005 Senzo, Gallery Kleindienst, Leipzig
2004 Wilkinson Gallery, London
2003 Gallery LIGA, Berlin
Gallery Kleindienst, Leipzig
2002 Gerhardt von Reutern Haus, Willingshausen
Gallery LIGA, Berlin
Hydroplan, Museum of Visual Arts, Leipzig
2001 Canal Patrol 1, art association, Leipzig
Canal Patrol 2, Gallery Kleindienst, Leipzig
2000 Kunstraum b2, Leipzig
Gallery Kleindienst, Leipzig
1998 Gallery Toni Zeckl, Leipzig
Group shows
2015 Nocturne. Ahnung, Abgrund und Apokalypse in der zeitgenössischen Kunst, Kunsthalle der Sparkasse, Leipzig
Beuys ohne Hut – Karin Szekessy fotografiert Künstler, Horst-Janssen-Museum, Oldenburg
Bittersüße Zeiten. Barock und Gegenwart in der SØR Rusche Sammlung Oelde/Berlin, Kunsthaus Apolda Avangarde, Apolda
Leipzig – city of heroes?, Goethe Institute, Marseille
Drawing, Galerie Dukan, Paris
Vom Großen und Ganzen. Sammlung Haus N, Heribert-Gerisch-Stiftung, Neumünster (Germany)
2014 bb, Galerie Kleindienst, Leipzig
Bittersüße Zeiten, Barock und Gegenwart in der SØR Rusche Sammlung Oelde/Berlin, Kunsthaus Stade
BGL#4 – in between, Kesselhaus, Bergisch Gladbach / Cologne
New visual worlds from Leipzig, Heike Moras Art, London
Das flüssige Element. Seestücke des 17. und 21. Jahrhundert aus der SØR Rusche Sammlung Oelde/Berlin, Kunstmuseum Ahrenshoop, Ahrenshoop
Die halluzinierte Welt. Malerei am Rande der Wirklichkeit, Haus am Lützowplatz, Berlin
This Side of Paradise, Sotheby’s Gallery S2, London
Leipzig – Cité des heros?, Goethe-Institut, Paris
Amorphophallus, Galerie Ehrentraut, Berlin
2013 Sachsen/Werke aus der Sammlung der Deutschen Bank, Museum der bildenden Künste, Leipzig
LUBOK in Mexiko, Museo de la Estampa del Instituto Mexiquense de Cultura, Toluca (Mexico)
Tierstücke – der SØR Rusche Sammlung Oelde/Berlin, Abtei Liesborn
Jetzt+Hier. Gegenwartskunst aus dem Kunstfonds, Kunsthalle im Lipsiusbau, Dresden
LUBOK. Grafica contemporanea y libros de artistas de Leipzig, Galería de Arte Contemporáneo del Teatro Isauro Martínez Torreón, Coahuila, México
Cliche Verre, Spinnerei archiv massiv, Leipzig
2012 Paintings of uncertain areas, Frankfurter Kunstverein
Leipzig Art Panorama, Seongnam Art Center, Seoul (South Korea)
Eros und Thanatos (SØR Rusche Collection),Werkschauhalle Leipzig
to get here, Wendt+Friedmann Gallery, Berlin
The Future Lasts Forever, In.ter.alia, Seoul (Southkorea)
Personalities on Paper, Ornis A. Gallery, Utrecht
All Water, Gallery Mikael Andersen, Berlin
Sieben Blicke – Sammlung Philara, Künstlerverein Düsseldorf
Lubok, fica contemporánea y libros de artistas de Leipzig, Museo Nacional de la Estampa, Mexico City
2011 After the Goldrush, art association Speyer
Lubok, Museum of art Spendhaus, Reutlingen
Convoy Leipzig, Biksady Gallery, Budapest
Leipzig Painters, Gallery Baton, Seoul (South Korea)
Saxonia Paper, Kunsthalle der Sparkasse Leipzig
2010 To the natural. The Altana art collection, Museum of Contemporary Art, Leipzig
5. Tegnebiennale, Momentum kunsthall Moss, Moss (Norway)
Parallels: Young contemporary painting from Norway/Leipzig, Kistefos Museum, Oslo
Interface Print, Museum of Visual Arts and Academy of Visual Arts, Leipzig
Silent Revolution,  Museum of art Kerava, Kerava (Finland)
2009 Leipzig Calling, Academy of Art, New York
60/40/20. Art in Leipzig since 1949, Museum of Visual Arts, Leipzig 
Carte Blanche IX: In front of native scenery – The Sachsen Bank Art Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art, Leipzig  
2008 The Leipzig Phenomenon, Kunsthalle Budapest
Daydreams & Dark Sides, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin
Drawcula, Gallery Kleindienst, Leipzig
New Leipzig School, Cobra Museum, Amstelveen (Netherlands)
2007 Made in Leipzig, Essl Collection in the castle of Hartenfels, Torgau
2006 Update East – West, Pintura Allemania de Vanguardia en el MACUF
Artists from Leipzig, Arario Gallery, Peking
Made in Leipzig, Sammlung Essl, Wien
2005 David, Matthes and me, art association Bielefeld
David, Matthes and me, art association Nuremberg
Cold Hearts: Artists from Leipzig, Arario Gallery, Seoul (South Korea)
2004 Clara Park – Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York
2003 Seven Times Painting, Museum of Visual Arts, Leipzig
Painting Show, Antony Wilkinson Gallery, London
Gallery Nicolai Wallner, Kopenhagen
Future – Five Artists from Germany, Sandroni Rey Gallery, Los Angeles
2002 New Realism, Gallery Rothamel, Erfurt
Städtische Galerie, Speyer
Kunstspeicher Oldenburg
Metallgalerie, Frankfurt/Main
Gallery LIGA, Berlin
2000 LIGA, Steibs Hof, Leipzig
Grants
2002 Art Award of the Sachsen LB
Grant of Saxony in Columbus/Ohio
County Grant of Hessen, Germany
2001 Grant of the German central office for studies Venice
1997 Grant of the German National Academic Foundation
Bibliography
2012 The Future Lasts Forever, Catalog, in.ter.alia, Seoul, South Korea
German Now, From Leipzig, Catalog, Seongnam Arts Center and UNC Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
2011 Barry Schwabsky: „Vitamin P2. New Perspectives in Painting“. on english:. Phaidon, 352 pages
Convoy Leipzig, Catalog, Biksady Galerie Budapest
2008 art workshop – Tilo Baumgärtel, 2008, german, 80 pages, Hardcover, ISBN 978-3-7913-4082-1, Prestel Verlag
2006 Tilo Baumgärtel, “Senzo,” catalogue, edition Kleindienst, Kerber Verlag
2005 „Cold Hearts,“ the catalogue was published on the occasion of the exhibition Cold Hearts: Artists from Leipzig, April 16th 2005 – June 26th 2005 texts by Hans-Werner Schmidt and Jari Lager, Arario Gallery, Chungnam, Korea, 2005
„David Matthes und ich,“ the catalogue was published on the occasion of „David, Matthes und ich“ – Kunstverein Bielefeld, January 27th 2005 – March 27th 2005, text by Jean-Christophe Ammann
„The Triumph of Painting,“ Saatchi Gallery, London, 2005
2004 Ken Johnson “Clara Park“ Postions of Contemporary Painting from Leipzig, New York Times, 24.09.2004
Maura Egan „Neue School,“ New York Times Magazine, 09.2004
Rouvel, Kristof /Bracht, Antonius „Tilo Baumgärtel. The artist as critic of reason“ In: East International, Norwich School of Art and Design, 2004
„Eastory,“ catalogue was published on the occasion of„Eaststory“ Ed. Galerie  Suzanne Tarasieve, text by Tina Schulz, Paris, 2004
Mack, Gerhard, Gregor Hohenberg „Die Stadt der Leinwandhelden“ In: Art, issue 12 December 2004