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 6th-22th of September 2019
"Claude Boat", Installation
Taoyuan Land Art Festival, Taiwan


20.6 - 4.10.2015
"Harmony and Transition - Reflecting Chinese Landscapes"
with Marina Abramović & Ulay, Darren Almond, Hans Op de Beeck, Katinka Bock, Cai Guo-Qiang, Chi Peng, Hamish Fulton, Hai Bo, Han Lei, Huang Yan, Markus Huemer, Isaac Julien, Roy Lichtenstein, Maleonn, Kris Martin, Richard Serra, Julia Steiner, Thomas Struth, William Tucker, Anna Vogel and others

Marta Herford Harmony and Transition - Marta Herford


Installation "lapses" by Sonja Vordermaier




24,00 x 34,00 cm
88 pages
69 colored and 5 b/w illustrations
Hardcover with clothbound, bound
Author: Ursula Panhans-Bühler
Languages, German, English
ISBN 978-3-7356-0004-2
Editor: Institut für moderne Kunst Nürnberg, Sonja Vordermaier
Graphic design: Anna Gille and Timo HInze
Kerber Verlag Kerber Verlag - THE INVISIBLE VOLUME




Review of Sonja Vordermaier´s Solo Show "The Invisible Volume" at the Kunstforum Magazine, Vol. 224, January-February 2014, by Jens Asthoff:


read review: Sonja Vordermaier/The Invisible Volume/by Jens Asthoff




 15.9 - 9.11.2013
"The Invisible Volume"
Solo Show by Sonja Vordermaier at the Institute of Modern Art, Nürnberg.
Institute of modern Art Nuremberg - The Invisible Volume show

image on the invitation card by Sonja Vordermaier



"Nur Skulptur!"
with John Bock, Thomas Hirschhorn, Thomas Rentmeister, Roman Signer, Kiki Smith and many other artists at the Kunsthalle Mannheim
New presentation of the first "shadow" Installation, belonging to the Collection of the Museum.
Kunsthalle Mannheim: "Nur Skulptur!"

Installation "Shadow 1" by Sonja Vordermaier



 Invite to  a symposium about cultural projects in urban and public space at the Sorbonne, Paris - the image of the "streetlamp forest" by Sonja Vordermaier is used as the cover picture.Symposium at the Sorbonne, Paris





Installation "Counterpoint" at the opening reception of the International Building Exhibition (IBA) Hamburg, at the New Ministry of Urban Development and the Environment, in the context of the Gesamtkunstwerk VTOPIA of Kommando Himmelfahrt

Installation "Counterpoint" by Sonja Vordermaier



14.7. -21.10.2012

"Von Sinnen - Wahrnehmung in der Zeitgenössischen Kunst / The Human Senses and Perception in Contemporary Art"

with Louise Bourgeois, Tony Cragg, Ayşe Erkmen, Via Lewandowsky, Ernesto Neto, Carsten Nicolai, Roman Signer, Bill Viola, Erwin Wurm and many others

Kunsthalle zu Kiel

Art Museum Kiel - The Human Senses and Perception in Contemporary Art

"Spin" by Sonja Vordermaier

Image of "Formed Absence of Light"- Installation is on Frontpage of "New Scientist" - issue of January 2012





newly published:

catalogue "Schlafwandler / Sonja Vordermaier"

Textem Publisher, with an article by Wiebke Gronemeyer "Momente im Vorbeigehen".

Hamburg 2011,  ISBN 978-3-941613-71-3





3.6. - 3.7.2011

"Schlafwandler (sleepwalkers)  - Sonja Vordermaier "

Installation and Sculpture, solo show at the Cuxhavener Kunstverein, Cuxhaven, Germany


22.5. - 14.8.2011

"Nüchterne Räusche"

Installation "Galerie des Glaces"

Collaboration with Geelke Gaycken

Kulturstiftung Schloss Agathenburg




New article:

Monograph of Jens Asthoff at the

Kunstforum Magazine July - Sept 2010:


read article: Sonja Vordermaier / Imaginationsobjekte




4.09. - 28.11.2010

"Unsichtbare Schatten"


Marta Herford




Shadow 2 of Sonja Vordermaier





"Aussicht auf Veränderungen"

public art walk in Hamburg

Installation "Karat Spill"

in cooperation with Geelke Gaycken

Aussicht auf Veränderungen



karat.spill1Karat Spill

by Geelke Gaycken and Sonja Vordermaier




opening reception of the "Steetlampforest"

permanent public art project with 30 international and historic streetlamps

taking place at the "sculpture path", horticultural show Rosenheim, Germany.


Leuchtenwald by Sonja Vordermaier










"Tip Top Stop"

groupshow curated by Maria Wildeis "Heimat- und Sachkunde", Köln.


Lasso by Sonja Vordermaier