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Thaddeus Strode
Born in 1964 in Santa Monica, CA, Thaddeus Strode studied at the Otis/Parsons Art Institute and the California Institute of the Arts, earning a BFA degree from the latter in 1986. His work has been exhibited across the United States and internationally, including more than twenty solo gallery shows at the Kunstverein Heilbronn, Germany; neugerriemschneider in Berlin; Galerie Michael Janssen in Cologne; Galleria Gio Marconi in Milan; Cirrus Gallery in Los Angeles. In 2008 the Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum presented “Thaddeus Strode: Absolutes and Nothings.” Recent group exhibitions include Sympathy for the Devil: Art and Rock and Roll Since 1967 at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago; Imagination becomes Reality at the ZKM in Karlsruhe, Germany; KLF: Strictly Painting at the KLF Project Space in New York; and Funny Cuts: Cartoons and Comics in Contemporary Art at the Staatsgalerie in Stuttgart. He lives and works in Los Angeles

Brain Capers & Fumetti stories : A history inside my head, Nosbaum&Reding, Luxembourg
Im my room (fathoms and displacement), neugerriemschneider, Berlin, DE
Thaddeus Strode, Nils Stærk, Copenhagen, DK

Thaddeus Strode, neugerriemschneider, Berlin, DE

Vanishing point, neugerriemschneider, Berlin, DE
The Question itself is Wrong (Pelican Thoughts, Mu, and the Big Sleep): an Odyssey, Nils Stærk, Copenhagen, DK
Psychic Fields and Pathways, Galleri K, Oslo, NO
Mobius Strips and Pathways, Mario Sequeira Gallery, Braga, PT
The Phantasmal Boondocker, neugerriemschneider, Berlin, DE
Phantasmagoria, Galeria Fortes Vilaça, São Paulo, BR
Thaddeus Strode. Absolutes and Nothings, Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum at Washington University, St.Louis, US (cat.)
When Bells Ring, But We Can’t Hear Them, neugerriemschneider, Berlin, DE
Thaddeus Strode. What Do You Want To Come Back as? Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, US
We can penetrate anything we want, Nils Stærk, Copenhagen, DK
Between midnight and morningside, Galleri K, Oslo, NO
Yellow, Galleria Gio Marconi, Milan, IT
We all have our little secrets, neugerriemschneider, Berlin, DE
Folktales, neugerriemschneider, Berlin, DE
Folktales, Galerie Michael Janssen, Cologne, DE
The Happy Lion Gallery, Los Angeles, US
Dirty sea tales told at dusk, neugerriemschneider, Berlin, DE
Galerie Michael Janssen, Cologne, DE
The Body, The Happy Lion, Los Angeles, US
Out at sea, Galleria Gio Marconi, Milan, IT
The agency-contemporary art ltd., London, GB
Fresh meat for sailing ships, neugerriemschneider, Berlin, DE
Chicago Project Room, Los Angeles, US
TBA Exhibition Space, Chicago, US

Ghost Sisters of the Sun, Galerie Michael Janssen, Cologne, DE
Sunshine Ghosts, the agency-contemporary art ltd., London, GB
Ghosts Adrift, Kunstverein, Heilbronn, DE (cat.)

Boats and Bogs, neugerriemschneider, Berlin, DE
Pop songs and table manners, Galerie Michael Janssen, Cologne, DE
Galerie Michael Janssen, Cologne, DE
I Work for the Other Side, neugerriemschneider, Berlin, DE
Galerie Michael Janssen, Cologne, DE
Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, DK
Air de Paris, Nice, FR
1301, Santa Monica, US

Galerie Krinzinger, Vienna, AT

Brain Capers, 1301, Santa Monica, US
Drawings, 1301 Santa Monica, US

Luhring Augustine Hetzler, Santa Monica, US

Dennis Anderson Gallery, Los Angeles, US

California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, US
Pangea Seed. The Great West Coast Migration Art Tour & Film Festival, The
ARTery Gallery@The LAB, Costa Mesa, US
Fresh Paint, The Stenersen Museum, Oslo, NO
Denim Solutions/Ambien Sex, Pop-Up space, Los Angeles, US

The Optimist’s Parking Lot, Beacon Arts, Los Angeles, US
Beers 3, Drunk VS Stoned, Byens Kro, Copenhagen, DK
The Archaic Revival, La Cienega Projects, Los Angeles, US
Cinema 15, AR4T Gallery, Laguna Beach, US
I hate Paul Klee, Leopold Hoesch Museum, Düren, DE
Inside/Outside. States Of Being, Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, US

Access All Areas. A drawing exhibition, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin, DE
Los Angeles. Aspects of The Archaic Revival, Galerie Haus Schneider, Uschi Kolb, Karlsruhe, DE
Strike a Pose, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, GB
DAMASCUS, Rod Bianco, Oslo, NO

HEARTH, Museum of Contemporary Art, Herning, DK
The future is but the obsolete in reverse, Galerie Michael Janssen, Cologne, DE

Imagination becomes Reality, ZKM/Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie
Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, DE
COMIX, Kunsthallen Brandts, Odense, DK

VAC Colección Valencia Arte Contemporáneo, IVAM, Madrid, ES
Imagination Becomes Reality. Part IV. Borrowed Images, Sammlung Goetz,
Munich, DE (cat.)
KLF. Strictly Painting, KLF Project Space, New York, US
Infinite Painting, Villa Manin, Codroipo (Udine), IT (cat.)

Thank you for the Music, Sprüth Magers, Munich, DE
10 years! Galerie Michael Janssen, Cologne, DE
10 Foreign Artists, Galleri K, Oslo, NO
La Beauté de l’Enfer, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Bruxelles, BE

Central Station, collection Harald Falckenberg, La Maison Rouge–Fondation
Antoine de Galbert, Paris, FR
Funny Cuts, Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Stuttgart, DE (cat.)
One Hundred Artists See God, curated by John Baldessari and Meg Cranston,
organized and circulated by ICI Independent Curators International, New York;
traveled to: The Jewish Contemporary Art Museum, San Francisco, US; Laguna Art Museum, Laguna, US; ICA Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, GB;
Contemporary Art Center of Virginia, Virginia Beach, US; Albright College
Freedman Art Gallery, Reading, US; Cheekwood Museum of Art, Nashville, US
Was Malerei heute ist, Opelvillen, Rüsselsheim, DE (cat.)
Rodolphe Janssen feat. Michael Janssen, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussel, BE

Hands up, baby, hands up, Oldenburger Kunstverein, Oldenburg, DE
Go Johnny Go, Kunsthalle Vienna, AT
The Album Covers That Never Were, Track 16 Gallery, Santa Monica, US
"Golden", Galerie Michael Janssen, Cologne, DE
If the hippies cut their hair, ... I don’t care, I’dont care, Galerie Michael Hall, Vienna, AT
One Hundred Artists See God, Naples Museum of Art, Naples, US
Group Show, Athens, GR

Necessary Fictions, De Chiara Gallery, New York, US
Line Up... A Drawing Show, The Happy Lion Gallery, Los Angeles, US
Pasted On, Carl Hammer Gallery, Chicago, US

Ziviler Ungehorsam, Zeitgenössische Kunst aus der Samlung Falckenberg,
kestnergesellschaft, Hanover, DE
Spoils, Sarah Coleman Gallery, Los Angeles, US
Aesthetic Terrorism, the agency contemporary art ltd, London, GB

El Niño, Städtisches Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach, DE (cat.)

Display, Charlottenborg Exhibition Hall, Copenhagen, DK
Slight, Norwich Gallery, Norwich, NO
Love, Sorrow, Time, Ludwig Museum, Aachen, DE
Glossy, Michael Janssen, Cologne, DE

Sammlung Speck, Ludwig Museum Köln, Cologne, DE
It´s only Rock And Roll, Tacoma Art Museum, organized by The Phoenix Art
Museum, Phoenix, US (touring)
Made in L.A. The prints of Cirrus Editions, LA County Museum of Arts, Los Angeles, US

Monster, Center of Contemporary Art, Miami, US
Smells like Vinyl, curated by Thaddeus Strode and Sarah Seager, Roger Marians Gallery, New York, US

Pure Beauty, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, US
Don´t Wake Up, Interim Art, London, GB
Pure Beauty, American Center, Paris, FR
Guest Room: Bulloch, Cranston, Seager, Strode, Art &Public, Geneva, CH (cat.)
[cut]–LOS ANGELES–90´ernes Kunstscene, Kunstforeningen, Copenhagen, DK;
Gallerie F15 Albz, Moss, NO (cat.)
Jamey Bair, Meg Cranston, Thaddeus Strode, Benjamin Weissman,1301, Santa
Monica, US
Playfield, Rio Hondo College Art Gallery, Wittier, US
Arrested Childhood, Center of Contemporary Art, Miami, US (cat.)

Brain Multiples + , 1301, Santa Monica, CA, USA
Dion, Grey, Joo, Kelly, McCarthy, Noland, Pardo, Pettibon, Samore, Strode, Tiravanija, curated by Tim Neuger, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, DE
Times: New Art from the USA, curated by Andrew Cross, Anderson O´day Gallery, London, GB
Kustom Kulture, Luguna Art Museum, Luguna Beach, USASalad Days, Margo
Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, US
Loose Slots, curated by Richard Kuhlenschmidt, Temporary Contemporary Las Vegas, Las Vegas, US
The Return of the Cadavre Exquis, The Drawing Center, New York, US
Paper Tralls, The Eidetic Image, University of Illinois Contemporary American Works on Paper, Krannert Art Museum, Urbana, US

Drawings, Stuart Regen Gallery, Los Angeles, US
Drawings, Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery, Los Angeles, US
Group Exhibition, Galerie Max Hetzler, Cologne, DE
Industrial Heroes, curated by Laura Howe, Los Angeles, US
Selections/Fall ´92, The Drawing Center, New York, US
240 Minuten, Galerie Esther Schipper, Cologne, DE
Tattoo Collection, Galerie Air de Paris, Nice and Urbi et Orbi, Paris, FR; Daniel Buchholz, Cologne, DE and Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, US
I to Eye II, Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, US

Abstraction for the Information Age, curated by Irit Krygier, The Works Gallery South, Costa Mesa, US

The Köln Show, diverse Lokalitäten, Cologne, DE
Tom Henry III, Liz Larner, Jorge Pardo, Sarah Seager, Thaddeus Strode, Linda Roush, Luhring Augustine Hetzler, Santa Monica, US
Meg Cranston, Sarah Seager, Thaddeus Strode, Galerie Schnurr, Stuttgart, DE
Jahresgaben, Stuttgarter Kunstverein, Stuttgart, DE

I to Eye, Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, US
3 Person Show, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, US
Household Names, curated by Mark Norris, Los Angeles, US

21 Artists, Dennis Anderson Gallery, Los Angeles, US
An Exhibition Curated by John Baldessary, Jeffery Linden Gallery, Los Angeles, US

L.A.C.E. Annual, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, US