Daniel Buchholz & Christopher Müller
Neven-DuMont-Str. 1750667 Köln
Tel +49(0)221 257 49 46Fax +49(0)221 25 33 51


Tue-Fr 11-18Sa 11-16

Fasanenstraße 3010719 Berlin
Tel +49(0)30 88 62 40 56Fax +49(0)30 88 62 40 57


Tue-Sa 11-18

17 East 82nd Street
New York, NY 10028
Tel +1 (212) 328 7885
Fax +1 (212) 328 7886


Tue-Sa 10-6

Michael Krebber
Exhibitions at Galerie Buchholz

November 2023

Esprit de Corps

Neven-DuMont-Straße 17, Köln

August 2023

Critical Melancholia

and a footnote on the idea of natural history in Jack Smith

an exhibition organized with

Juliane Rebentisch

17 East 82nd Street, New York

January 2022

Ein Schaufenster für

in Zusammenarbeit mit

Michael Krebber

Neven-DuMont-Straße 17, Köln

March 2021

Neven-DuMont-Straße 17, Köln

April 2019

Wirklichkeit erschlägt Kunst

Fasanenstraße 30, Berlin

September 2018

January 2018

Works on Works on Paper

Fasanenstraße 30, Berlin

June 2017

Untitled (Flat Finish 1-47)

Art Basel, Art Unlimited

November 2016

Flat Finish

Fasanenstraße 30, Berlin

Flat Finish

Neven-DuMont-Straße 17, Köln

July 2015

17 East 82nd Street, New York

June 2014

“Systemic Relevance”

Fasanenstraße 30, Berlin

“We not”

Neven-DuMont-Straße 17 & Elisenstraße 4-6, Köln

September 2011

July 2010

“Miami City Ballet”

Fasanenstraße 30, Berlin

April 2010

presented by Michael Krebber & Sebastian Höckelmann

Antiquariat Buchholz, Neven-DuMont-Straße 17, Köln

May 2009

September 2007

“Respekt Frischlinge”

Elisenstraße 4-6, Köln

September 2005

“Außerirdische Zwitterwesen - Alien Hybrid Creatures”

Antiquariat Buchholz, Neven-DuMont-Straße 17, Köln

July 1997

“Alberne Winkel”

Neven-DuMont-Straße 17, Köln


Michael Krebber

Catalogue Raisonné


Volume I


2022, 608 pages, hardcover, dustjacket, 
fully illustrated in color and b/w, 28,5 x 21 cm


Euro 120,-

This first volume of the Michael Krebber catalogue raisonné compiles the artist’s work in all media from 1972 to 2000. Prepared by Michael Sanchez, the book includes photographs, material descriptions, and provenance of Krebber’s paintings, works on paper, and film from this period. In addition to an introduction and short texts on individual works, the catalogue raisonné features a full biography, bibliography, and extensive documentation of his early exhibitions, many of which have not been published before. This book is co-published by Galerie Buchholz, Greene Naftali and the Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther und Franz König.

Uwe Gabriel

Fotografien für das Plakat von
Aktion Pisskrücke
Geheimdienst am Nächsten


2021, 42 pages, Owrps, fully illustrated in b/w, 30 x 20 cm


Euro 18,-

This publication edited by Michael Krebber features 22 photographs by Uwe Gabriel that were made in 1980 for the poster of the exhibition “Aktion Pisskrücke - Geheimdienst am Nächsten” that took place the same year in Hamburg. Accompanying the photographs is an introductory text by Michael Sanchez.

Rainald Goetz



2019, poster, offset print, 59,5 x 63 cm


Euro 10,-

A poster with the transcript of Rainald Goetz’s presentation of the English translation of his novel “Insane” on the occasion of the exhibition opening for the group exhibition “Hölle” in September 2018 at Galerie Buchholz New York.

Michael Krebber

2017, design for plastic shopping bag for Antiquariat Buchholz
44,5 x 38 cm

Michael Krebber

“The Living Wedge. Part I”


2017, 152 pages, fully illustrated in color, Owrps, 28 x 21,5 cm


Euro 24.80,-

This two part publication documents the survey exhibition of Michael Krebber under the same title that took place at the Museo de Serralves, Porto and the Kunsthalle Bern in 2016/2017. Part I contains, beside the directors’ forewords, color plates of all exhibited works.

Michael Krebber

“The Living Wedge. Part II”


2017, 160 pages, with 47 color plates, Owrps, 28 x 21,5 cm


Euro 24.80,-

This two part publication documents the survey exhibition of Michael Krebber under the same title that took place at the Museo de Serralves, Porto and the Kunsthalle Bern in 2016/2017. Part II contains new essays by Valérie Knoll, Hans-Christian Dany, João Ribas and Manfred Hermes as well as the works list for the works depicted in Part I. Additionally Part II features color plates of the drawing series “Flat Finish 1-47”.

Phantom Ghost

“A Songbook“


2014, folder with 22 musical scores, 29,7 × 21cm
Edition 500 Ex.


Euro 40,-

This folder contains 22 musical scores by Phantom Ghost (Thies Mynther/Dirk von Lowtzow) and is illustrated with images of a collaborative painting by Cosima von Bonin, Sergej Jensen and Michael Krebber.

Jack Smith
Antonius Höckelmann

gezeigt von
Michael Krebber
& Sebastian Höckelmann


2012, 48 pages, fully illustrated in colour, Owrps, silkscreened cover, 21,3 x 22,5 cm


Euro 18,-

This publication documents an exhibition that took place in 2010 in the window of our antiquarian bookstore. Michael Krebber presented here in collaboration with Sebastian Höckelmann works by Antonius Höckelmann and Jack Smith. The book contains a new text by Michael Krebber in German and English.

Michael Krebber

“Cologne Art Fair, 1977”


2010, fold out poster, with various colour and b/w illustrations, 119,2 x 84 cm (folded: 19,7 x 21 cm)


out of print

This poster publication edited by Michael Krebber shows documentation material, images and correspondence around a performance project entitled “Irrational Landlordism of Bagdad” by Jack Smith that took place at the Cologne Art Fair in 1977.

Michael Krebber

“Respekt Frischlinge, Je suis la chaise, London Condom”


2008, 89 pages, fully illustrated, Owrps, 17,7 x 12,9 cm
Edition 1000


Euro 18,-

This book is published on the occasion of three exhibitions by Michael Krebber “Respekt Frischlinge” at Galerie Daniel Buchholz, “Je suis la chaise” at Galerie Chantal Crousel, “London Condom” at Maureen Paley.

Dirk von Lowtzow

“Dekade 1993-2007”


2007, 112 pages, 16 colour plates, Owrps, 20 x 16,5 cm
Edition 800


out of print

Dirk von Lowtzow, singer and songwriter of the German band Tocotronic publishes in this book his collected song lyrics from the last 14 years. Dirk von Lowtzow invited his artist friends Cosima von Bonin, Sergej Jensen, Michael Krebber and Henrik Olesen to participate in this publication. The layout of the book has been developed in collaboration with Cosima von Bonin. All artists contribute colour plates of a special selection of works as an hommage to the band.

Michael Krebber

“Außerirdische Zwitterwesen/Alien Hybrid Creatures”


2005, 180 pages, fully illustrated, Owrps, 21 x 14,5 cm


out of print

“Außerirdische Zwitterwesen/Alien Hybrid Creatures” is a book by Michael Krebber, published on the occasion of a seminar to which the artist had been invited at the Institute for Art History at the University of Cologne in 2003. Beside an introductory text by Michael Krebber and numerous reproductions the publication contains a list of book recommendations on the theme of Dandyism compiled by Oswald Wiener.