Stefan Gross

1.-born: 1964 in Bendorf, Germany


81-90 apprentice, practitioner, master in stained glass manufacture

91-96 art academy Saarbruecken, Germany

sinds 97 living and working in Rotterdam, Netherlands

shows, selection last 5 years:


  1. PAN Amsterdam, presentation  Rademakers gallery

  2. Brabant Biënnale, Tilburg, van Loon Galleries

  3. Art Fair Context Miami, presentation Chiefs and Spirits

  4. Art Palm Beach, presentation Chiefs and Spirits

  5. Art Karlsruhe, solo presentation at Chiefs and Spirits


  1. Art Fair Scope Miami, presentation Chiefs and Spirits

-Gedeelde grond, LekArt festival Culemborg, (group)

  1. Beeldentuin Landgoed Anningahof, with ‘Welkom’ (group)

  2. Into Nature, Zwolle, with three works (group)

  3. ’Another Dimension’ Kettelhack Karree, Borken, Germany (group)

  4. Scope Basel, with Chiefs and Spirits

  5. Art Karlsruhe, solo presentation at Chiefs and Spirits


– “Gimme Shelter”, groupshow with commission “Pink JSF”. project in public space

“No Walls” Rotterdam, groupshow

Landgoed Aningahof, Zwolle, groupshow

“Pink JSF” commission voor Gimme Shelter at Fort Asperen

Twente Bienale, Enschede, groupshow


– Vishal Haarlem, solo show kleine zaal.

  1. “Coup de Foudre”, Anningahof, Zwolle (groupshow)

  2. “Kunst 4 kids, Boijmans van Beuningen Rotterdam, groupshow

  3. “Bleekers Art Land” Meppel, collaboration with KiK, Kolderveen (groupshow)

  1. 2013

  2. 38CC, Delft together with Hans Wilschut

  3. Willem 3 Vlissingen “En hij zag dat het goed was” (groupshow)

  4. Busan, Korea Solo Gallery 18-1 (solo)

  5. Twente Biennale, Enschede “Identifying Europe”

  6.  “Dream on” Stichting KOP, Breda, (groupshow)

– “Horizon Exhaling”, Haarlem

-2012 “Highbrow-Lowbrow-Nobrow-Mousse!” groupshow showroom MAMA Rotterdam

            Scope Art Fair, Basel at HLP projects

            Kunst Rai Art Fair, Amsterdam at Bob Smit Gallery

-2011 “Sustainable Trash” solo show at Harlan Levey Projects, Brussels


-Hudson Museum Rotterdam (solo show)
-Dutch Treat, Gallery Knipsu in Bergen, Norway (groupshow)
-gallery Blaak 10 Rotterdam
-galerie op de Rotte with M-eiland (groupshow in public space)
-“inside job” groupshow at gallery 182a and Museum Boijmans van Beuningen Rotterdam


Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam, 2 works

Van den Broek Foundation, 2 works


Prizes and grants art fairs:

1996 “AEG Kunstpreis Ökologie” from AEG Germany

1996 Drawing prize at Kunstverein Eisenturm in Mainz.

1997     DAAD Stipendium for the Netherlands from the German government

2008 Frits Philips Kunstprijs at Museum Kunstlicht in de Kunst, Eindhoven, NL

2009 Project grant for Love Hate Punch from Netherlands Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture (Fonds BKVB).

2012 Two works in the collection of Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam

art fair Kunst Rai Amsterdam 2012

Scope art fair Basel 2012