Patrick Fabian Panetta


Born 1977 in Germany, lives and works in Berlin.


Class in Progress, Visiting Professor at Academy of Fine Arts, Munich

2002 – 2007
Academy of Fine Arts, Stuttgart
Class of Marianne Eigenheer and Christian Jankowski

2002 – 2004
Accademia di Belle Arti di Brera, Milan
Class of Diego Esposito


Selected exhibitions

Bought with Pleasure , Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, invited by Daniel Hopp for Karl Schmidt-Rottluff Stipendium
Moving in stereo, Mercedes-Benz Museum, Stuttgart. Highlights from the Daimler Collection. Curated by Renate Wiehager and Christian Ganzenberg
COM, COM, COM, Panke Gallery, Berlin. Video screening and sound performance with Sarah Grant, Bengt Sjölen and Brendan Howell

The house that mom build, London. Curated by Daniel Hopp, Lena Mai Merle and Alex Winterstein
I am the child of Louise Lawler and Blinky Palermo, I hate my parents, Frizz, Berlin. Curated by Petra Reichensperger

If you know, you know,  Kunstverein Friedrichshafen (Solo). Curated by Hannah Eckstein
40 Years Metro Pictures, Mailing project

Kunstverein Global Forest, St. Georgen
Where do we find ourselves, Vienna Contemporary, Vienna. Curated by Jen Kratochvil
SWAB, Barcelona, with Melange, Cologne
Voluntary Associations, New World Symphony and The Bass Museum of Art, Miami, USA
So Far, Kunstverein Global Forest, St. Georgen (solo). Curated by Hannah Eckstein 

Hypertimes, FuturDome, Milan. Curated by Ginevra Bria
Check Mate, BCMA, Berlin
The Midlife Crisis of the Digital Revolution, Ars Electronica, Linz
Halfway House, Exile, Vienna. Curated by Julius Pristauz

Summer Show, Galerie Nicole Gnesa, Munich
Students of Class in Progress by Patrick Panetta, Academy of Fine Arts, Munich
Art Düsseldorf, Melange in Collaboration with Galerie Markus Lütten
Manifesta 12, May the bridges i burn light the way, Manifesta 12, Palermo
Dead End Galaxies, Polansky Gallery, Prague. Curated by Marlies Wirth and Christian Siekmeier
Cafe Durban, Melange, Cologne
Last night’s fortune tellers, Daimler Contemporary, Berlin. Curated by Renate Wiehager and Christian Ganzenberg
Die innere Armut, Polen, Berlin. Curated by Marco Schmidt and Patrick Alt
Works of paper, Gussglashalle, Berlin. Curated by Lisa Tiemann and Max Roedel
Erotica, curated by Stephanie Kloss, Erotica Berlin
On The Subject of The Ready Made, Daimler Contemporary, Berlin. Curated by Bethan Huws

On the subject of the ready made, Daimler Art Collection, Berlin. Curated by Bethan Huws
Infinite Narratives, Gallery 456, Chinese American Art Council, New York

Cofa with Melange, Cologne (with Christophe de Rohan Chabot)
Scale of Rating, Palermo, Stuttgart (solo)
In The Game, Rainbow Unicorn, Berlin
Tauschenschäft, Artothek, Cologne (in collaboration with Patrycja German)
Scale of Rating, Melange, Cologne (solo)

Ausstellung 61, Exile, Berlin
House of Cards, Exile, Berlin
Fake, Exile, Berlin
Under Construction, Galerie Nicole Gnesa, München (with Patrick Alt)
Und hier: Dingens…, Adamski Gallery, Berlin

Raw Material III. Vom Baumarkt ins Museum, Städtische Galerie, Delmenhorst
Raw Material II. Vom Baumarkt ins Museum, Städtische Galerie Bietigheim-Bissingen
Running, jumping or flying, Studio + Plus, Berlin
Maximal, Bild und Bar #5, Berlin
Blue Monday, Senatsreservespeicher, Berlin
The House of Pain in the Garden of Love, Dr. R. u. R. Schlesinger Stiftung, Wald, Switzerland
Proxy Affairs (Mapping the City of Mostar), bomb Gallery, Mostar, Bosnia-Herzigovina

The shoes which led me to where I am standing now, Wilhelm-Hack Museum, Ludwigshafen
Novecento mai Visto, from Albers to Warhol to (now), Museo di Santa Giulia, Brescia, Italy
Portraits, Galerie Andrae Kaufmann, Berlin
Lord Byron 2021, Embros Theatre Athen, GR

Das Gleiche noch einmal anders oder überdie Unmöglichkeit der Wiederholung. Galerie Andrae Kaufmann, Berlin
Silent Movies, Goethe Satellite / Western Front, Vancouver
Best of Best of Best of Video Group Screening Show #5, Helper, New York
Raw Materials – Vom Baumarkt ins Museum, MKK – Museum für Konkrete Kunst, Ingolstadt
Ausgezeichnet!, Museum Biedermann, Donaueschingen
Parasitäre Ausstellung V, Kunstraum Bethanien, Berlin
Time Capsule – Eine Frau, ein Baum, eine Kuh, MKK – Museum für Konkrete Kunst, Ingolstadt
I Body, II Spirit, III Creation, Uferhallen, Berlin

Ausser Haus: With the Titanic to the Moon, Heidelberger Kunstverein, Heidelberg
Proxy Affairs (Make problems just sexy enough), Kunststiftung Baden-Würtemberg, Stuttgart
Tape Modern Curator’s Choice, Tape Modern No. 23, Berlin

Ampersand, Daimler Contemporary, Berlin
Painting & Sculpture in Times of Crisis, Ludmila Bereznitska Gallery, Kiew
Luna, Proxy, Fire, Snow. No.II, Galerie Gebrüder Lehmann, Dresden
Luna, Proxy, Fire, Snow. No.I, Galerie Gebrüder Lehmann, Berlin
Bad Karma / Good Karma, Forgotten Bar Project, Berlin
The Eternal Reoccurrence of Everything, Workspace, Los Angeles, USA

Proxy Affairs (What an Object Cause). The Forgotten Bar Project, Berlin
Lilli in a Box, 8×8, Basel, CH
Agency of Words, Bury Art Gallery Museum+Archives, Manchester

Bildergeschichten, Kunsthalle Göppingen
Piraterieproblem, Brandenburgischer Kunstverein, Potsdam
Proxy Affairs (The Prevailing Condition Sheets), Vorn Magazine, Berlin
Szenenwechsel, Museum für Konkrete Kunst, Ingolstadt


Grants and awards

2022 Deutscher Künstlerbund
2020 Arbeitsstipendium, Stiftung Kunstfonds
2020 Artist in Residence, Kunstverein, St. Georgen
2018 Stiftung Kunstfonds
2011 Kunststiftung Baden-Württemberg
2005 Postgraduate Grant (two-year)
2003 Academy Prize


Selected public collections

Daimler Art Collection, Berlin
Bury Art Gallery Museum+Archives, Manchester
Kunsthalle Göppingen, Göppingen
Museum for Concrete Art, Ingolstadt