Drawing Biennial 2017

Exhibition & online fundraising auction of over 200 unique works on paper

Exhibition: 2 March – 26 April · Auction: 12 April 10am – 26 April 9pm


Timo Nasseri

He who counts the stars - Ibu Mugla’s missing letters

Year 2016
Medium Ink and pencil on paper
Dimensions 29.7 x 21.0 cm
Bidding Open Wed 12 April, 2017 at 10:00am
Bidding Ended Tue 26 March, 2019 at 9:30pm

Timo Nasseri:

Timo Nasseri (b. 1972, Berlin) lives and works in Berlin. Graduated from Lette-Verein, Berlin. Awards include the ABRAAJ Capital Art Prize (2011); and the Saar Ferngas Förderpreis Junge Kunst (2006). Select solo exhibitons include A Universal Alphabet, Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Beirut (2019); Uncertain Phases, Kunstfort bij Vijfhuizen (2018); All the letters in all the stars, Maraya Art Center, Sharjah (2017); Florenz-Bagdad, AK, Vienna (2016); The more beneath my feet the skies I see, Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Hamburg (2015); Core, Schleicher/Lange, Berlin (2013); Nasseri/Englund, Schleicher/Lange, Paris (2010); and Ghazal, Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Hamburg (2009). Select group exhibitions include Konkrete Gegenwart, Museum Haus Konstruktiv, Zürich (2017); Drawing Biennial 2017, The Drawing Room, London (2017); NGV Triennial, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne (2017);  A World View, Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane (2016); In Correspondence with the drawing, Michael Fuchs Galerie, Berlin (2016); Fire and Forget, KW, Berlin (2015); Temporal Turn: Art and Speculation in Contemporary Asia, Spencer Museum of Art, Kansas (2016); Drawing Biennial 2015, Drawing Room, London (2015); Fire and Forget, KW-Kunstwerke, Berlin (2015); Luminous!Dynamic!, Grand Palais, Galerie National, Paris (2013); Sculpture is Everything, Queensland Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane (2012); Wunder, Deichtorhallen Hamburg (2011); Taaffe-Streuli-Nasseri, Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Beirut (2010); and Taswir – Pictorial Mappings of Islam and Modernity, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin (2009).