Curriculum Vitae

Jörg Baier was born in Darmstadt, Germany in 1975. He studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Munich and the State Academy of Fine Arts in Karlsruhe. He took part in the post-graduate program with Professor Erwin Gross. After a residency in 2013 at the Cité des Arts in Paris he lives and works in Brussels. He is married to the painter Corinne Chotycki; since 2012 they collaborate on a ongoing series of works.


Awards, Grants and Residencies

Ronse Drawing Price (special mention by the jury)

Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris (residency)

Columbus Art Foundation, Ravensburg (award)

Stipend for postgraduates of the federal state Baden-Württemberg

Price of the city and county Fürstenfeldbruck


Selected Solo and Group Exhibitions


Art on the Stream, as part of European Capitals of Culture, Novi Sad (Serbia) and Timisoara (Romania) (upcoming group show)


Karoshi, Museum Pachen, Rockenhausen with Gabriele Basch, Jukka Korkeila, Heike Kati Barath and others (upcoming group show)


Ronse Drawing Price (upcoming group show)

Art on the Stream, Galéria Alfa at Kasárne Kulturpark in Košice (Slovakia)

Something Beautiful, La Vallée, Brussels


Kunst am Strom, Museum Schallaburg, Austria

Kunst am Strom, Ulmer Museum


Ronse Drawing Price

In Situ, Buderus Park, Mittelhessischer Kultursommer, Hirzenhain

La Mer Capitonnée, Appartement Bérénice Merlet, Bruxelles

Something Beautiful, La Vallée, Bruxelles


Participants in Mystery, Artist’s Club – Coffre Fort, Bruxelles (with Corinne Chotycki)

Will Sohl – Artists‘ Books Reloaded, Port 25 Mannheim


Haus der Lüge, PantaleonsMuehlengasse Köln, group show organised with Corinne Chotycki

Don’t forget to put flowers in your hair, Galerie Hartwich Ostseebad Sellin Rügen

30 Jahre Retour de Paris, Ministerium für Kunst und Wissenschaft, Art Karlsruhe


Apartment Group Show, apartment_19 Karlsruhe

If wishes were fishes, LaVallée, Brussels

karoshi, Künstlerhaus Sootbörn, Hamburg

How to hide in a white cube, Transformers, Brussels


La Doublure, V8 Plattform für neue Kunst, Karlsruhe (with Corinne Chotycki)


Ein Mond oder ein Knopf, Centre Culturel Franco Allemand, Karlsruhe (solo)


Rätsel der Wiederkehr, Heidelberger Kunstverein (mit Annette Weisser und Maja Linke)

Gibt es auf Erden ein Maß? Es gibt keines., Hennebicq Twentynine, Brussels (with Corinne Chotycki)

BE BOP DE BEEP, Cité internationale des arts Paris (mit Corinne Chotycki)

Dialog-Trialog, Museum Biedermann Donaueschingen (with Myriam Holme, Heinz Pelz and others)

8 Jahre V8 Plattform, V8 and friends, V8 Plattform für Neue Kunst Karlsruhe


Brèves rencontres, Galerie MGE, Paris

60 Kunstwerke für Baden-Württemberg, Städtisches Kunstmuseum Singen and Galerie im Prediger, Schwäbisch Gmünd

Unternehmung drei, von_Kraft, Gellertstr. 14, Karlsruhe


Fortuna, Galerie E105 Berlin

Spleen und Ideal, V8 Plattform für Neue Kunst, Karlsruhe (solo)


schrägterrain, Columbus Art Foundation, Halle 14, Leipzig

schrägterrain, Columbus Art Foundation, Columbus Kunsthalle Ravensburg

switch, Galerien der Stadt Esslingen, Bahnwärterhaus


Das Bielefelder Gefühl, Bielefelder Kunstverein


Things should start to get interesting right about now, Kuttner Siebert Galerie Berlin

Kleinere Arbeiten, Raum 500, München

De Overslag 2006-2007, Stiftung De Overslag, Eindhoven


Park, Haus für die Kunst, Kunstverein Hasselbach, in collaboration with Columbus Art Foundation, Ravensburg (solo)

Die unsichtbare Sonne, Kunsthaus L6, Freiburg (solo)

Les résidents du Réel, Musée des Beaux-Arts / Villa Steinbach, Mulhouse, FR


Regionale 7, Kunsthalle Basel

Stichting De Overslag, Eindhoven (with Verena Grothe and Anita Weis)

anders sehen, Columbus Art Foundation, Ravensburg


Flora und Fauna – ein Laboratorium der Künste, Kunstverein Landau

Regionale 6, Kunsthaus Baselland, Muttenz/Basel


Implosion, Raum 500, München


gläserne Bäume, Poly, Karlsruhe (solo)

Meisterschülerausstellung, Kunsthalle Baden-Baden

Kunstpreis Junger Westen, Kunsthalle Recklinghausen


fiktive Orte, Poly, Karlsruhe


Selceted Solo Publications and Exhibition Catalogues


In the frame of „Kunst am Strom — Art on the Stream“ an extensive catalogue will be published with texts in German and English and numerous reproductions. You will learn about the concept, the participating artists and the presented art works from this publication. As a special feature, the chapters of the 8 countries will be introduced by short literary texts written by authors from the Danube region.


Ein Mond oder ein Knopf,  Centre Culturel Franco-Allemand Karlsruhe with texts by Tobias Kraft, Eléonore Saintagnan and Daniela Stöppel, german and french, 64 pages, Verlag Engelhardt und Bauer (solo publication)


schrägterrain, Columbus Art Foundation Halle 14, Spinnerei Leipzig and Columbus-Kunsthalle Ravensburg, Revolver Publishing Berlin (exhibition catalogue)


Das Bielefelder Gefühl, Bielefelder Kunstverein, edited by Thomas Thiel, with texts by Cynthia Krell, Friederike Fast a.o. Kerber Verlag Bielefeld (exhibition catalogue)


Park, edited by Jörg van den Berg, Columbus Art Foundation Ravensburg with texts by Silke Baumann, Fritz Emslander and Klaus Heid, 64 pages (solo publication)


Kunstpreis Junger Westen – Grafik, Zeichnung, Fotografie, edited by Ferdinand Ullrich, Kunsthalle Recklinghausen

Meisterschüler, booklet with screenprint cover, Staatlichen Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, edited by Axel Heil, Staatliche Akademie der Bildenden Künste Karlsruhe