Franz Erhard Walther

Born in 1939 in Fulda, Germany Lives and works in Germany.

Franz Erhard Walther, 1st Werksatz and 58 Werkzeichnung, 1963-67, exhibition view: ATLAS, How to carry the world on one's back curated by Georges Didi-Huberman, Museo Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain
Franz Erhard Walther, Ring II, 1975, exhibition view : Habiter poetiquement le monde at LAM, Villeneuve d'Ascq, France
Franz Erhard Walther solo show at Dia:Beacon October 2, 2010 February 15, 2012 Werksatz (First Work Set), 1963-1969, Mixed media, Dimension variables
Franz Erhard Walther solo show at Dia:Beacon October 2, 2010 February 15, 2012 Werksatz (First Work Set), 1963-1969, Mixed media, Dimension variables
Franz Erhard Walther solo show at Dia:Beacon October 2, 2010 February 15, 2012 Werksatz (First Work Set), 1963-1969, Mixed media, Dimension variables
Franz Erhard Walther solo show at Dia:Beacon October 2, 2010 February 15, 2012 Werksatz (First Work Set), 1963-1969, Mixed media, Dimension variables
Franz Erhard Walther solo show at Dia:Beacon October 2, 2010 February 15, 2012 Werksatz (First Work Set), 1963-1969, Mixed media, Dimension variables
Franz Erhard Walther solo show at Dia:Beacon October 2, 2010 February 15, 2012
Exhibition view FRANZ ERHARD WALTHER. De lorigine de la sculpture, 1958 2009, Mamco, Geneva, Switzerland
Exhibition view FRANZ ERHARD WALTHER. De lorigine de la sculpture, 1958 2009, Mamco, Geneva, Switzerland
Exhibition view FRANZ ERHARD WALTHER. De lorigine de la sculpture, 1958 2009, Mamco, Geneva, Switzerland
Exhibition view FRANZ ERHARD WALTHER. De lorigine de la sculpture, 1958 2009, Mamco, Geneva, Switzerland
Exhibition view FRANZ ERHARD WALTHER. De lorigine de la sculpture, 1958 2009, Mamco, Geneva, Switzerland
Exhibition view FRANZ ERHARD WALTHER. De lorigine de la sculpture, 1958 2009, Mamco, Geneva, Switzerland
Exhibition view FRANZ ERHARD WALTHER. De lorigine de la sculpture, 1958 2009, Mamco, Geneva, Switzerland
Exhibition view FRANZ ERHARD WALTHER. De lorigine de la sculpture, 1958 2009, Mamco, Geneva, Switzerland
Franz Erhard Walther > solo show at Mies Van Der Rohe Haus, Berlin, 2009 > Form Q, 1994, Cotton cloth, foamed plastic, 2 parts : 180 cm long, 100 cm diameter; rectangular block: 209 x 54 x 180 cm
Franz Erhard Walther > solo show at Mies Van Der Rohe Haus, Berlin, 2009 > Ruf an der Modelleur, 1986, fabric, wood, variable size
Sechzen Luftkissen aus Illustrierten-Seiten, 1963 cardboard, color magazine, foam, linen 100 x 64.7 cm
Franz Erhard Walther « 1.Werksatz », 1963-1969 58 objects, Sockel, 1969 Exhibition view: Living currency, Tate Modern, London, 2007 Photos by Sheila Burnett
«5 Hal 2 Holz Slocke», 1969, fabric, wood > Cour Carrée du Louvre, Paris, 2008 This piece presents itself as having five wood elements, each covered with a cloth envelop, with two pieces of wood of the same size and shape enclosed inside of each of these envelops. The five Holzblöcke are spread out in the space and opened; in turns, each internal element moves about in the space until returning to its initial situation.
«5 Hal 2 Holz Slocke», 1969, fabric, wood > Cour Carrée du Louvre, Paris, 2008 This piece presents itself as having five wood elements, each covered with a cloth envelop, with two pieces of wood of the same size and shape enclosed inside of each of these envelops. The five Holzblöcke are spread out in the space and opened; in turns, each internal element moves about in the space until returning to its initial situation.
«5 Hal 2 Holz Slocke», 1969, fabric, wood > Cour Carrée du Louvre, Paris, 2008 This piece presents itself as having five wood elements, each covered with a cloth envelop, with two pieces of wood of the same size and shape enclosed inside of each of these envelops. The five Holzblöcke are spread out in the space and opened; in turns, each internal element moves about in the space until returning to its initial situation.
Franz Erhard Walther > The forhead, 1963 from the "1.Werksatz 1963-1969" Exhibition view at CAC Bretigny, 2008
Franz Erhard Walther > 40 plinths, 1978 Wood, cotton, 148 elements, each element, 90 x 180 x 360 and 90 x 180 x 360 cm
Franz Erhard Walther > Zwei Pappröhren (Verlegenheitsstück)/ Two cardboard rolls (piece to overcome embarrassment), 1962, cardboard (millboard), paper, lime, 39.8 cm high each, 9 cm diameter each
Franz Erhard Walther, Zwei Pappröhren (Verlegenheitsstück)/ Two, cardboard rolls (piece to overcome embarrassment), 1962, cardboard (millboard), paper, lime, 39.8 cm high each, 9 cm diameter each

Artist news

April 2014

Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein
LENS BASED SCULPTURE - The Transformation of the Concept of Sculpture through Photography
January 24 - August 31, 2014

24.1. - 21.4.2014 Berlin

9.5. - 31.8.2014 Liechtenstein

WIELS Centre d’art contemporain, Bruxelles
Franz Erhard Walther SOLO SHOW
February 22 - May 11, 2014

Opening on Friday, February 21st, 2014

The Drawing Center, NYC, USA
ART2 program
April 18, 2014

at 6:30 pm

conversation between Florence Ostende, curator and Franz Erhard Walther

Villa Arson, Nice, France
des récites ordinaires
April 13 - June 9, 2014

Group Show 

Grégory Castéra, Yaël Kreplak and Franck Leibovici

Artist exhibitions

Wed, 2013-10-23 to Sun, 2013-10-27
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WILLIAM ANASTASI, ZBYNĚK BALADRÁN, KATINKA BOCK, MIRIAM CAHN, VALÉRIE FAVRE, GUILLAUME LEBLON, FRANCISCO TROPA, Prinz Gholam, HANS SCHABUS, ELODIE SEGUIN, FRANZ ERHARD WALTHER, Christoph Weber
Wed, 2013-06-12 to Sun, 2013-06-16
0
Katinka Bock, Miriam Cahn, Guillaume Leblon, Franz Erhard Walther
Thu, 2013-04-18 to Mon, 2013-04-22
0
Zbynek Baladran, Miriam Cahn, Valérie Favre, Isa Melsheimer, Francisco Tropa, Ulrich Polster, Hans Schabus, Franz Erhard Walther, Christoph Weber
Sat, 2013-01-19 to Sat, 2013-03-02
0
William Anastasi, Guillaume Leblon, Hans Schabus, Francisco Tropa, Franz Erhard Walther
Thu, 2012-10-18 to Sun, 2012-10-21
0
William Anastasi, Katinka Bock, Miriam Cahn, Valérie Favre, Guillaume Leblon, Franz Erhard Walther, Christoph Weber, Clemens von Wedemeyer. And a common booth shared with Elizabeth Dee Gallery, New York with Adrian Piper and Franz Erhard Walther
Thu, 2011-12-01 to Sun, 2011-12-04
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Sector Art Galleries shared booth with Galeria Projecte SD: Katinka Bock, Miriam Cahn, Valérie Favre, Guillaume Leblon, Isa Melsheimer, Franz Erhard Walther, Christoph Weber. Sector Art Kabinett : Valérie Favre. Art Video Nights Clemens von Wedemeyer
Fri, 2011-11-04 to Fri, 2011-12-23
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Franz Erhard Walther
Thu, 2011-10-20 to Sun, 2011-10-23
0
Guillaume Leblon, Elodie Seguin, Valérie Favre, Franz Erhard Walther, Miriam Cahn, Katinka Bock,
Thu, 2010-12-02 to Sun, 2010-12-05
0
Franz Erhard Walther
Thu, 2010-12-02 to Sun, 2010-12-05
0
Katinka Bock, Miriam Cahn, Guillaume Leblon, Franz Erhard Walther, Christoph Weber
Wed, 2010-10-20 to Sun, 2010-10-24
0
Isa Melsheimer, Guillaume Leblon, Katinka Bock, Franz Erhard Walther, Miriam Cahn, Clemens von Wedemeyer
Wed, 2010-06-16 to Sun, 2010-06-20
0
Franz Erhard Walther
Wed, 2010-04-21 to Sun, 2010-04-25
0
Guillaume Leblon, Franz Erhard Walther, Isa Melsheimer, Katinka Bock, Prinz Gholam
Thu, 2010-03-04 to Sun, 2010-03-07
0
Thu, 2009-10-22 to Sun, 2009-10-25
0
Katinka Bock, Miriam Cahn, Valérie Favre, Guillaume Leblon, Franz Erhard Walther
Wed, 2008-05-21 to Mon, 2008-07-28
1

Artist publications

Hubertus Gassner, Luisa Pauline Fink
978-3-7757-3637-4
Jürgen Schweinebraden and Wolfgang Herzer
3-924540-30-6
Barbara Grotkamp-Schepers
Franz Erhard Walther
3-928342-18-5
Christian Bernard, Hubert Charbit, Michael Linger, Joseph Kosuth and Franz Erhard Walther.
2-905075-52-X
R.H. Fuchs, Franz Erhard Walther
Irene Veenstra and Franz Erhard Walther
Michael Lingner and Franz Erhard Walther
Götz Adriani
3-7701-0675-X
Andreas Denk, Dominik Freiherr von König
3-9808550-0-7
Susanne Lange
3-88270-465-9
Michael Lingner, Knut Nievers, Gabriele Wurzel, Martin Schwander, Franz Erhard Walther
3-85415-156-X
Philippe Cuenat
2-940159-32-7
Gerhard Storck, Marianne Stockebrand
Michael Linger and Franz Erhard Walther
3-89322-590-0
Götz Adriani, Carl Vogel
Franz Erhard Walther
3-85415-044-X
Dierk Stemmler, Gisbert Seng and Karl Otto Götz
Alexander Dückers and Uwe Wieczorek
3 88609 118 X
Franz Erhard Walther
Klaus Ottoman, Robert C. Morgan
Franz Erhard Walther and Christoph Brockhaus
3-89279-579-7
Franz Erhard Walther and Michael Linger
3-85415-028-8
Franz Erhard Walther
3-901175-01-6
Hans-Joachim Lenger and Franz Erhard Walther
3-929970-02-3
text by Franz Erhard Walther
978 3 87173 350 5
Franz Erhard Walther
3-89322-965-5
Harald Szeemann
Herman Kern, Franz Erhard Walther and Carl Vogel
Gisela Fiedler-Bender
3-89422-068-6
Georges Didi-Huberman
978-84-8026-429-7
Noemi Smoelik
Jürgen Schweinebraden, Michael Lingner, Franz Erhard Walther, Ulrich Bischoff, Rainer Beck, Wolf-Dieter Dube
3-924540-16-0
Franz Erhard Walther
3-925911-05-7
Marc Gundel, Christoph Zuschlag, Rita E. Täuber, Peter Halley, Lothar Heinle
978-3-936921-13-7
Joseph Kosuth and Franz Erhard Walther
Christian Rattemmeyer and other authors
978-3-86560-859-8 and 978-1-84638-074-7
Franz Erhard Walther and Michael Linger
Franz Erhard Walther, Michael Pauseback
Franz Erhard Walther, Christoph Schreier, Jiri Svestka and Michael Linger
3-925974-16-4
Ulrike Rödiger, Gunnar F. Gerlach and Franz Erhard Walther
3-910051-19-7
Franz Erhard Walther, Michael Pauseback
978-3-942405-53-9
Veit Loers
3-926763-76-0
Franz Erhard Walther
978-3-85415-448-8
Gottfried Boehm, Marianne Stockebrand, Rudi H. Fuchs and Franz Erhard Walther
3-900606-02-1
Franz Erhard Walther and Michael Linger
3-7757-0664-5
M. Kock, Erich Witschke and Johanna Walther
Franz Erhard Walther
Franz Erhard Walther
Franz Erhard Walther
Roselyna Marsaud Perrodin, Franz Erhard Walther
2-908373-13-0
Michael Linger and Arnulf Rohsmann
3-85415-015-6
Dr Angela Schneider, interview Franz Erhard Walther and Manfred Miersch
978-3-935053-25-9
Franz Erhard Walther and Michael Linger
3-926820-11-X
Cornelia Brüninghaus-Knubel, Sabina Lessmann
978-3-929790-50-4
Veit Loers and Franz Erhard Walther
3-927015-04-0
Germano Celant, Claire Bishop, Pierre Bal-Blanc, Francesco Stocchi, Boris Groys, Mary Anne Staniszewski, Charles Esche, Christian Rattemeyer, Jens Hoffmann, Benjamin H.D Buchloh, Gwen L. Allen, Terry Smith, Jan Verwoert
978-88-87029-55-0
Franz Erhard Walther
3-925 665-24-2
Franz Erhard Walther
3-89322-596-X