Liliane Tomasko, b 1967

1967        born in Zurich, Switzerland
1991-2    Foundation Course, Camberwell College, London, UK
1995        BA in Fine Arts, Chelsea College of Art & Design, London, Uk
1998        MA in Fine Arts, Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK

Public Collections

Sammlung Albertina, Vienna, Austria
Sammlung Nicola Erni, Zug, Swiss
Museum Kistefos, Oslo, Norway
Bank Vontobel AG, Zurich, Switzerland
Hilti Art Foundation, Schaan, Liechtenstein
Hôtel des Arts, Centre Méditerranéen D’Art, Toulon, France
IVAM-Institut Valencia d’Art Modern, Valencia, Spain
K20 K21 Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf, Germany
Kunstmuseum Bern, Bern, Switzerland
Staatliche Graphische Sammlung, Munich, Germany
Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Munich, Germany
Try-Me Collection, Richmond, Virginia, USA

Soloexhibtions

2019 THE RED THREAD, Kerlin Gallery, Dublin / LILIANE TOMASKO, Marc Straus Gallery, New York / Château La Costa, Le Puy-Sainte-Réparade, France / Kewenig Galerie, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
2018 SECOND NATURE, Bechter Kastowsky Galerie, Vienna / A DREAM OF, blain southern, Berlin / ’12 NIGHTS X DREAMS’, ROCA Rockland Center of the Arts, Nyack, New York / CAJA DE SUENO, MATE Museum, Lima, Peru
2017 Marc Straus Gallery, New York / PIFO Gallery, Beijing, China / SEAN SCULLY – LILIANE TOMASKO, àcentmètresducentredumonde, Centre d’Art Contemporain, Perpignan, France / KUNSTWERK: Sammlung Klein, Stuttgart, Germany
2016 SEAN SCULLY – LILIANE TOMASKO, Fundación Bancaja, Valencia, Spain / LILIANE TOMASKO, bechter kastowsky galerie, Vienna
2015 LILIANE TOMASKO, DUSK AT DAWN, Kunsthalle Rostock, Germany /LILIANE TOMASKO, MOTHER – MATRIX – MATTER, Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami, Miami / LILIANE TOMASKO, Phoenix Art Museum, AZ, USA / LILIANE TOMASKO. Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
2014 INTO THE DARKNESS, Gallery Leslie Feely, New York, NY.
2013 THE SHIFTING, Garrison Arts Center, New York, NY / Liliane Tomasko. VESTIGE, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, England
2012 DEEPER DARK, Kerlin Gallery, Dublin.
2011 IVAM, Valencia, Spain / Casal Solleric, Palma, Mallorca, Spain / Herforder Kunstverein, Herford, Germany
2010 Zweigstelle Berlin, Berlin, Germany / New York Studio School, New York, USA
2008 Galerie Jamileh Weber, Zürich, Switzerland / Hôtel des Arts, Centre Méditerranéen D’Art, Toulon, France
2007 Galeria Carles Taché, Barcelona, Spain
2006 Galerie Jamileh Weber, Zürich, Switzerland
2004 Sala Pelaires, Palma de Mallorca, Spain / Storms Galerie, München, Germany
2002 Galeria Llucià Homs, Barcelona, Spain

 

Groupexhibtions 

2018 CONTEMPORARY CHAOS, curated by Demetrio Paparoni, Kunstlaboratorium Vestfossen, Norwegen/ AND PER SE AND XXI + XXII, Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland
2017 ABSTRACT PAINTING NOW’, Kunsthalle Krems, Austria / PARK,Huayi Gallery, Guangzhou, China / BEIDE/BOTH Kunstwerk – Sammlung Alison and Peter W. Klein, Eberdingen-Nussdorf, Germany (together with Sean Scully)
2016 IF ONLY BELLA ABZUG WERE HERE, Marc Straus Gallery, New York, USA / SOMMER, Bechter Kastowsky Galerie, Vienna
2015 SLEEPLESS – The bed in history and contemporary art. 21 erhaus Belvedere, Vienna
2014 COULEURS CONTEMPORAINES, Centre D’Art de Chateauvert, Chateauvert, France
2013 VIKTOR, Zweigstelle Berlin, Berlin, Germany
2011 FROM EACH THE BEST, Zweigstelle Berlin, Berlin, Germany / Liliane Tomasko and Sean Scully, THE SHADOW OF THE CORNER OF THE WALL, Haus am Lützowplatz, Berlin, Deutschland
2010   SUMMER 2010, Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland / VENUS & MARS, Portraits, Weltraum, Munich, Germany / DECAMERON, curated by David Cohen, New York Studio School, New York, USA
2009 1999/2009, REGARD SUR LA COLLECTION, Hôtel des Arts, Centre Méditerranéen D’Art, Toulon, France / PREVIW, Galerie Jamileh Weber, Zürich, Switzerland / Galllery Artists, Walter Storms Galerie, Munich, Germany / DIE STILLE ZWISCHEN ZWEI AKTIONEN, curated by Frank Hutter, Gassereins, Munich, Germany / VENUS & MARS, Künstler Paare München, Weltraum, Munich, Germany
2008 GO BETWEEN, Oberösterreichischer Kunstverein, Linz, Austria / Centre Cultural La Mercè, Girona, Spain
2007 GO BETWEEN, Maneggio Chiablese, Torino, Italy and Kunstverein Traunstein, Traunstein, Germany / 30 JAHRE WALTER STORMS GALERIE, Walter Storms Galerie, Munich, Germany / NEUE BILDER VON VERSCHIEDENEN KÜSNTLERN, Galerie Jamileh Weber, Zürich, Switzerland
2006 GO BETWEEN, 9 Positionen zwischen abstrakter und figurativer Malerei, Kunstverein Aichach, Aichach, Germany / 20 Jahre K20, Kunst des 20. Jahrhunderts, Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf, Germany
2005 Sala Pelaires, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
2003 Sala Pelaires, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
1998 ORIGINAL #2, Kapil Jariwala Gallery, London / ARTIST OF THE DAY, Flowers East, London
1997 Landseer Prize, Royal Academy of Arts, London
1995 FIRST CLASS, The London Institute, London
1993 SOUNDINGS, Moravian Burial Ground, London

 

Bibliography

Edward Lucie-SmithLiliane Tomasko, Galeria Llucià Homs, Barcelona 2002
Edward Lucie-SmithArt Tomorrow, Editions Pierre Terrail, Paris 2002
Sean ScullyThe Third Shore, in exhibition catalogue Liliane Tomasko, Walter Storms Galerie, Munich 2004 and Sala Pelaires, Palma de Mallorca 2004
David CarrierThe Space Between Things, Interview in exhibition catalogue Walter Storms Galerie, Munich and Sala Pelaires, Palma de Mallorca
Marcus Golling‘Go Between’ 9 Positionen zwischen abstrakter und figurativer Malerei, Kunstverein Aichach, September 2006
Anette KruszynskiWerkkommentar Liliane TomaskoJahresbericht 2005/2006 der Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf, 2006
Enrique JuncosaThe Untiy of Folds, in exhibition catalogue Liliane Tomasko, Galeria Carles Taché, Barcelona, 2007
Gilles AltieriAvant-propos in exhibition catalogue Liliane Tomasko. De l’intime et du pli, Hôtel des Arts, Centre Méditerranéen D’Art, Toulon, 2008
Gilles AltieriLiliane Tomasko painter of silence in exhibition catalogue Liliane Tomasko. De l’intime et du pli, Hôtel des Arts, Centre Méditerranéen D’Art, Toulon, 2008
David Cohen Liliane Tomasko’s Idea of Painting in exhibition catalogue Liliane Tomasko. De l’intime et du pli, Hôtel des Arts, Centre Méditerranéen D’Art, Toulon, 2008
David CohenLiliane Tomasko’s Idea of Painting, in exhibition catalogue Liliane Tomasko, New York Studio School, New York, 2010
Armin ZweiteBetween sensuality and melancholy: On a selection of paintings by Liliane Tomaskoin exhibition catalogue Liliane Tomasko. Luminous Matter published by Czernin Verlag, Vienna, 2011
Sally Radic, Sculptural Paintings. Liliane Tomasko effects and folds, in exhibition catalogue Liliane Tomasko. Luminous Matter published by Czernin Verlag, Vienna, 2011
Consuelo Císcar CasabánScenes of Life, in exhibition catalogue Liliane Tomasko. Luminous Matter published by Czernin Verlag, Vienna, 2011
Kelly GrovierVestige, in exhibition catalogue Liliane Tomasko, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, 2013
Oscar HumphriesLiliane Tomasko in conversation with Oscar Humphries, in exhibition catalogue Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, 2013


Press articles

Ibet VilaLiliane Tomasko: pintura corprendora, Bon Art, Revista d’Art, March 2002
Francesc MirallesCamas no solo para dormir, La Vanguardia, 22 March 2002
Jaume VidalMàgica blanca, El Pais, 28 March 2002
Marcos TorioLos recuerdos de Liliane Tomasko, El Mundo/ El Dia de Baleares, 4 June 2004
Lourdes DuránLa emoción abstracta de Tomasko, Diario de Mallorca, 4 June 2004
Suzanne Kappeler, Kunst-Flanerie, Die Kraft der Malerei, Neue Zurcher Zeitung, 18/19 March 2006
Schweizer Illustrierte Nr. 12, Liliane Tomasko Von der Skizze zum gemalten Bild, 20 March 2006
Dr. Berndt HerrmannDer dritte Weg: dazwischen!, ‘Go between’ im Kreisgut, Aichacher Zeitung Nr. 212, 14 September 2006
Angela BachmairMalerei entlang der Grenze, AZ Nr. 215, Feuilleton regional, 18 June 2006
AN Aichach Nr. 212Kartographie eines unbekannten Raums‘Go between’: Neun Künstler zeigen im Kreisgut malerische Positionen zwischen Abstraktion und Gegenständlichkeit, 14 September 2006
Eva MoyaPaisatges domèstics, El Periódico, EXIT, Número 37, 14-20 June 2007
Arnau PuigLiliane Tomasko: Pintura Pintada, Bon Art, July 2007
Conxita Oliver, Paisatges domèstics, AVUI, 28 June 2007
Martin TschechneIm letzten Licht des Abends, WELTKUNST, Heft 14/December 2008
Javier MolinsRetrato de la intimidad, ABC, May 2011
Frederico Simón, Presencia insinuada, EL PAĺS.COM, 29 April 2011
Rafa MariLiliane Tomasko, luz y emoción, LAS PROVINCIAS, 14 May 2011
Hartmut HorstmannDie Beseelung der Dinge, Westfalen Blatt, Nr. 285, 8 December 2011
Lothar LenzFaszination von Licht und Stofflichkeit, Mindener Tagblatt, 9 December 2011
Bärbel HillebrennerMein Blick hat etwas Meditatives, Westfalen Blatt, Nr. 289, 13 December 2011
Aidan DunneGet ready for this close-up, The Irish Times, 4 May 2012
Christin Leach HughesLiliane Tomasko-Deeper Dark, Sunday Times, The Culture, 13 May 2012
Robert ClarkLiliane Tomasko Dublin, Guardian Guide, 12-18 May 2012
Sarah AllenLiliane Tomasko: Deeper Dark at Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Aesthetica Blog, May 2012
Ali LarkinDeeper Dark: Liliane Tomasko @ Kerlin, Arthub.ie, 30 April 2012
Time Out, Vestige, 27 August 2013
David CarrierInto the Darkness: Liliane Tomasko, Brooklyn Rail, Artseen, 18 December 2014