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Born

  • Rehovot, Israel, 1944
  • Lives and works in Brooklyn, New York and San Diego, California

Education

  • 1973 MFA Yale University
  • 1968 BFA Pratt Institute
  • 1966 Diploma Université d'Aix-Marseille

SOLO AND TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2017

  • jaws, White Cube, London
  • lemon yellow, Lia Rumma, Naples

2016

  • Haim Steinbach, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York

2015

  • ADAA Art Show, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, Park Avenue Armory, New York
  • Barn Wall, Art Basel Unlimited, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, Basel

2014

  • Fresh: Haim Steinbach and Objects from the permanent Collection, Houston
  • once again the world is flat., Serpentine Galleries, London,
  • once again the world is flat., Kunsthalle, Zurich

2013

  • fresh: Haim Steinbach and objects from the permanent collection, The Menil Collection, Houston
  • The Window, National Gallery of Denmark, Copenhagen
  • Travel, White Cube, London
  • once again the world is flat., CCS Bard, New York, Serpentine Gallery, London, Kunsthalle Zurich (2014)
  • COLLECTIONS, Lia Rumma, Milan

2012

  • navy legacy, Galerie Laurent Godin, Paris
  • Haim Steinbach, The Artist’s Institute, New York

2011

  • creature, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York

2010

  • PLS5/2SB, Louis Vuitton Maison, London

2009

  • Pets, Galerie Almine Rech, Paris

2008

  • Waddington Galleries, London
  • Haim Steinbach on Mike Kelley, Overduin and Kite, Los Angeles

2007

  • Galerie Laurent Godin, Paris
  • Galleria Lia Rumma, Milan
  • Sonnabend Gallery, New York
  • Vistamare, Pescara, Italy

2006

  • Akira Ikeda Gallery, Berlin
  • Akira Ikeda Gallery, Taura, Yokosuka, Japan

2005

  • Matrix, Berkeley Art Museum, University of Cailfornia, Berkeley
  • you don’t see it do you, Sonnabend Gallery, New York

2004

  • Gavin Brown Enterprise/GBE (Modern), New York
  • Gimpel Fils, London
  • Sonnabend Gallery, New York

2002

  • Galerie Hubert Winter, Vienna

2001

  • The Box, Turin
  • Galleria Massimo Minini, Brescia, Italy

2000

  • North East South West, Haus der Kunst, Munich
  • North East South West, Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin
  • Hyperspace, Brussels

1999

  • Fern, Hudson/Volta, Como, Fondazione Antonio Ratti, Como, Italy
  • Galerie Achim Kubinski, Berlin

1998

  • Rossini at 4:00am, Galleria di Franca Mancini, Pesaro, Italy
  • Tents, Mala Galerija, Moderna galerija, Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Galerie Albrecht, Munich
  • John Hansard Gallery, University of Southampton, England

1997

  • Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig, Vienna
  • Sonnabend Gallery, New York

1996

  • Strenesse Group, Fashion Show, Fall/ Winter, Collection 1996, Strenesse Group Showroom, Milan
  • Sadweard Muybridge Collotypes, Canadian Rodents, Winnipeg Art Gallery, Galleria Lia Rumma, Naples

1995

  • Castello di Rivoli, Rivoli/Torino
  • Strenesse Group, Fashion Show, Spring/Summer Collection 1996, Strenesse Group Showroom, Milan
  • Jay Gorney Modern Art, New York

1994

  • Galerie Hubert Winter, Vienna
  • Kunsthalle Ritter, Klagenfurt, Austria (cat.)

1993

  • Osmosis (with Ettore Spalletti), Guggenheim Museum, New York)
  • Sonnabend Gallery, New York
  • Galerie Achim Kubinski, Cologne
  • Galerie Philomene Magers, Cologne

1992

  • no rocks allowed, Witte de With, Centre for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam
  • One Five Ggallery, Antwerp

1991

  • Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris
  • Jay Gorney Modern Art, New York
  • Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago

1990

  • Sonnabend Gallery, New York

1989

  • Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris
  • Galerie Roger Paihas, Marseille
  • Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles

1988

  • CAPC Musee d’art contemporain, Bordeaux
  • Jay Gorney Modern Art, New York
  • Galleria Lia Rumma, Capri, Italy

1987

  • Sonnabend Gallery, New York
  • Galleria Lia Rumma, Naples
  • Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago

1986

  • Jay Gorney Modern Art (with Sherrie Levine), New York
  • Washington Projects for the Arts, Washington, DC

1985

  • Cable Gallery, New York

1981

  • Cable Gallery, New York

1980

  • Changing Displays, Fashion Moda, Bronx, NY

1979

  • Display #7, Artists Space, New York

1975 

  • Lamagna Gallery, New York

1974

  • Johnson Gallery, Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT

1973

  • Yale Art Architecture Gallery, Yale University, New Haven CT

1969

  • Panoras Gallery, New York

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017

  • Madhavendra Palace, Nahargarh Fort, Jaipur
  • Giovanni Anselmo, Lothar Baumgarten, Haim Steinbach, Vistamare di Benedetta Spalletti, Pescara, Italy
  • Children’s Games”, ADN Collection, Bolzano, Italy 

2016

  • A Brief History of Humankind, Israel Museum, Jerusalem
  • TAKE ME (I'M YOURS), The Jewish Museum, New York
  • Daydreaming with Stanley Kubrick, Somerset House, London
  • Accrochage, Punta della Dogana, Venice

2015

  • Play, Tanya Leighton Gallery, Berlin
  • Assisted, Chicago
  • ‘Display Show’, Eastside Projects, Birmingham, UK
  • The Noing Uv It, Bergen Kunsthall, Norway
  • Objects Food Rooms, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York
  • Over & Under, Sikkema Jenkins & Co, New York
  • Under the clouds: From Paranoia to the digital sublime, Fundacao de Serralves, Porto
  • Stars and Stripes: American Art of the 21st Century from the Goldberg Collection, Bathurst Regional Art Gallery, New South Wales
  • Works on Paper, Greene Naftali, New York

2014 

  • Babel: Works from the Igal Ahouvi Art Collection, The Genia Schreiber University Art Gallery, Tel Aviv University
  • Between the lines, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York
  • The Bigger Picture: Art from 1990, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York
  • Take it or leave it: Institution, Image, Ideology, Hammer Museum, University of California, Los Angeles

2013

  • Ileana Sonnabend: Ambassador for the New, The Museum of Modern Art, New York
  • Surrealism and the Object, Pompidou, Paris
  • Island, Dairy Art Centre, London
  • Ambient, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York
  • Das Beste vom Besten: On the Risky Business of Art, Kunstverein fur die Rheinlande und Westfalen, Dusseldorf
  • Flesh and Blood, Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem
  • Ileana Sonnabend: Ambassador for the New New, Museum of Modern Art, New York
  • Le Surrealisme et l’objet. La Sculpture au defi, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington DC

2012

  • Rumba & Baba au Rhum, Laurent Godin, Paris
  • Dogma, Metro Pictures, New York
  • Freedom Not Genius: Works from Damien Hirst’s Murderme Collection, Pinacoteca Giovanni e Marella Agnelli, Turin
  • Grand And Opening Open, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
  • Paris Triennale: Intense Proximité, Palais de Tokyo, Paris
  • Once Removed, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven
  • This Will Have Been: Art, Love & Politics in the 1980s, MCA Chicago, Chicago
  • The Very Large Array: San Diego/Tijuana Artists in the MCA Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art Diego
  • Zoologie, Museum of Contemporary Art, Montreal

2011

  • American Exuberance, The Rubell Family Collection, Miami
  • Home/less, Vistamare, Pescara, Italy
  • If You Lived Here, You’d Be Home By Now, CCS Bard Hessel Museum of Art, Annandale-on Hudson, New York
  • Ileana Sonnabend: Un Ritratto Italiano, Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice
  • L’Invention de l’œuvre. Rodin et les ambassadeurs, Musée Rodin à Paris
  • Moshe Ninio, Dvir Gallery, Tel Aviv
  • Noli me tangere, Oostende Belgium
  • Jablonka Galerie, Berlin
  • Postmodernism: Style and Subversion, Victoria and Albert Museum, London
  • The Shape We’re in, Zabludowicz Collection, London
  • Selections from the Hammer Contemporary Collection, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles
  • Shelf Ramp Wedge Bridge/1, Fitzroy Gallery, New York

2010

  • I Believe in Miracles: 10 Years at the Collection Lambert, Musee d’art contemporain, Avignon, France
  • Selections from the MCA Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Chicago
  • SPACE, Museo nazionale delle arti XXI secolo, Rome

2009

  • Collectors XXIV, Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla, Dvir Gallery, Tel Aviv
  • Constructivism, Galerie Almine Rech
  • N'importe quoi, Museum of Contemporary Art, Lyon
  • Paris Meets Berlin Project, Johann Koenig Gallery, Berlin

2008

  • Art Focus, Jerusalem
  • Can Art Do More?, The Pavilion, Talpiot, Jerusalem
  • Espèces d’espace – The Eighties First Part, Magasin, Grenoble
  • Every Revolution Is a Roll of the Dice, Ballroom Marfa, TX
  • John Armleder Olivier Mosset, Haim Steinbach, Nicole Klagsbrun, New YorkNina in Position, Artist Space, New York
  • Ready Made, Yvon Lambert, Paris
  • Pretty Ugly, Gavin Brown Enterprises and Maccarone, New York
  • The Object is the Mirror (Part II), Henry Wilkinson Gallery, London
  • The Hands of Art, S.M.A.K. Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Gent
  • The Art of the Real, Van Moerkerke Collection, Oostende, Belgium
  • Re-Designed, Galleria Lia Rumma, Milan

2007

  • Almine Rech Gallery at Art Basel
  • Living in the Material World – “Things” in Art of the 20th Century and Beyond, The National Art Center, Tokyo
  • not like you remembered, Galerie Six Friedrich Lisa Ungar, Munich
  • The Contemporary Art Collection of the Sigmund Freud Museum, Vienna in Moscow, Stella Art Foundation, Moscow
  • The Office, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York
  • The Happiness of Objects, Sculpture Centre, Queens, New York

2006

  • busy going crazy, Collection Sylvio Perlstein, La Maison Rouge, Paris
  • Contemporary Sculpture, Zwirner & Wirth, New York
  • Czeslaw Milosz/To Allen Ginsberg, Dvir Gallery, Tel Aviv
  • Faster! Bigger! Better!, ZKM/Museum für Neue Kunst und Medientechnologie, Karlsruhe
  • Freud and Contemporary Art: The Collection of Sigmund Freud Museum Vienna, Austrian Cultural Forum, New York
  • In the Darkest Hour, There May Be Light, Serpentine Gallery, London
  • Matter Grey, Galerie Almine Rech, Paris
  • The Gold Standard, PS1, New York

2005

  • Flashback: Revisiting the Art of the 80’s, Kunst Museum Basel, Museum fur Gegenwartskunst
  • Good Titles for Bad Books, Kevin Bruk Gallery, Miami
  • Looking at Words: The Formal Presence of Text in Modern and Contemporary Works on Paper, Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York; curated by Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel
  • Minimalism and After IV (New Acquisitions), Sammlung Daimler Chrysler Contemporary, Berlin
  • Threshold, Max Wigram Gallery, London

2004

  • Brilliant(e), Kunst Meran/Merano Arte, Italy
  • Domestic Archeology: Boston and Beyond, The Rose Art Museum of Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts
  • East Village USA, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York
  • Intra-Muros, Musee d'art moderne et d'art Contemporain, Nice
  • Monument to Now: The Dakis Joannou Collection, DESTE Foundation for Contemporary Art, Athens
  • None of the Above, Swiss Institute of Contemporary Art, New York
  • Collection, Daimler Contemporary, Berlin
  • Rubell Family Collection, Miami
  • Specific Objects, Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, San Diego
  • Suburban House Kit, Deitch Projects, New York
  • Visions of America: Contemporary Art from the Essl Collection and the Sonnabend Collection, Vienna
  • 20th Anniversary Show, Castello di Rivoli, Rivoli/Turin

2003

  • Artists’ Gifts, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
  • Aftershock: The Legacy Of the Readymade in American Post War and Contemporary Art, Dickinson Gallery, New York
  • Concrete Art, Graz 2003-Cultural Capital of Europe, Public Instillation, Graz, Austria
  • Definitevly Provisional, Whitechapel Project Space, London
  • False Innocence, Fundacio Joan Miro, Barcelona
  • Grazie, Juechen, Germany
  • L'Air du Temps, Bloomberg SPACE, London
  • Never Mind Your Step, Kunsthalle Palazzo, Liestal, Basel
  • Twentieth Anniversary Exhibition: Welcome Home, Gavin Brown Enterprise/GBE (Modern), New York

2002

  • L’art d’aujourd’hui: un choix dans la collection du fonds national d’art contemporain, Musee de Grenoble, France
  • Big Brown Bag, GBE, New York
  • Concepts de L'Espai: Selected Works of the Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wein, Foundation Joan Miro, Barcelona
  • From Pop to Now: Selections from the Sonnabend Collection, Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery, Milwaukee Art Museum
  • Life, Death, Love, Hate, Pleasure, Pain: Selected Works from the MCA Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago
  • Shopping, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt; Tate Liverpool, Liverpool
  • Surface to Surface, Mary Boone Gallery, New York

2001

  • Brooklyn, Palm Beach Institute of Contemporary Art, Florida
  • Markers, Venice Biennale
  • Monet’s Legacy Series: Order and Obsession, Hamburger Kunsthalle
  • New Heimat, Frankfurter Kunstverein
  • Playgrounds and Toys for Children, Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome, United Nations Building, New York and additional venues
  • Postmodern Americans; a selection, The Menil Collection, Houston
  • Search Group Project, Search Investment Group Limited, Cheung Kong Centre, Hong Kong
  • Tele[visions], Kunsthalle Vienna

2000

  • 5th Biennale d’Art Contemporain de Lyon: Partage d’Exotismes, Halle Tony Garnier, Lyon
  • Around 1984: A Look at Art in the Eighties, P.S.1, Long Island City
  • Artisti Collezionisti, Palazzo delle Papesse, Siena, Italy
  • L’assenza Invadente del divino, Castel Sant’Angelo, Rome
  • Castelli in aria: Art in Naples at the End of the Millenium, Castel Sant’Elmo, Naples
  • Partage d’ Exotismes, 5th Biennale d'Art Contemporain de Lyon, Lyon
  • DINGE: in der Kunst des XX. Jahrhunderts, Haus der Kunst, Munich
  • Editions and Multiples 1990-2000, Helga Maria Klosterfelde, Hamburg
  • Home Sweet Home, Kunsthaus Muerz, Austria
  • Kunst Sammeln, Museum fur Neue Kunst am ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany
  • Over the Edges: The Corners of Ghent, S.M.A.K. Stedelijk Museum Voor Actuele Kunst, Ghent

1999

  • bibliomania (selecting the process of selection), Waterstones, London
  • Building Histories, Apexart, New York
  • Calendar 2000 Project, Centre for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, NY
  • La Collezione, Castello di Rivoli, Turin
  • Decades in Dialogue: Perspectives on the MCA Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
  • Dreaming III, Contemporary American Art and Japanese Old Ceramics, Akira Gallery, New York
  • Die Farben Schwarz, Universalmuseum Joanneum, Graz, Austria
  • Free Coke: line, drawing & paper, Greene Naftali Gallery, New York
  • Joseph Kosuth and Haim Steinbach, Haifa Museum, Israel
  • Heaven: An Exhibition That Will Break Your Heart, Kunsthalle Dusseldorf (1999), Tate Gallery, Liverpool
  • Originale echt falsch, Neues Museum Weserburg, Bremen, Germany
  • Shelf Life, Centre of Curatorial Studies, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York
  • S.M.A.C.K, The Opening, Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Gent
  • Urban Mythologies The Brinx Represented since the 1960s, Bronx Museum of Arts, New York

1998

  • Anos 80: The Eghties, Culturgest, Lisbon
  • Arterias, Collection of Contemporary Art Fundacio, la caixa, Malmo Konsthall, Sweden
  • Bathroom, Thomas Healy Gallery, New York
  • Collection, un autre regard, CAPC musee d’art contemporain de Bordeaux, France
  • Fast Forward, Trade Marks, Kunstverein, Hamburg
  • Joseph Kosuth and Haim Steinbach, Galerie & Edition Artelier, Graz, Austria
  • Kunst ohne Unikat, Edition Artelier, Graz, 1985-98; Steirischer Herbst 98; Neue Galerie am Landesmuseum Joanneum, Graz Austria
  • Lifestyle, Kunsthaus Bregenz, Austria
  • Material Perfection: Minimal Artand its Aftermath; Selected from the Kerry Stokes Collection, Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery, University of Western Australia, Perth
  • Passage – International Art Encounters, Project #3, Chelouche Gallery, Tel Aviv
  • Pop/Abstraction, Museum of American Art, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia
  • Rene Magritte and the Contemporary Art, Museum voor Moderne Kunst, Oostende, Belgium
  • Selected Works from the Sonnabend Collection, Musee d'art moderne, Saint-Etienne, France

1997

  • Future Present Past (Aperto) XLVII Esposizione Internazionale D'Arte, Venice Biennale
  • 504, Braunschweig, Germany
  • Citta-Natura, Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome
  • Dramatically Different, Centre National d'Art Contemporain, Grenoble, France
  • John Baldessari, Pier Paolo Calzolari, Haim Steinbach et al, Sigmund Freud Museum, Vienna Kunst...Arbeit, Südwestdeutsche Landesbank Forum, Stuttgart
  • Künstlerinnen, Kunsthaus Bregenz, Austria
  • Magie der Zahl, Staatsgalerie, Stuttgart
  • Reviews, Galerie Roger Pailhas, Marseille

1996

  • Aluminium Pieces, Edition Schellmann, New York
  • Everything That’s Interesting Is New: The Dakis Joannou Collection, Athens School of Fine Arts: Museum of Modern Art, Copenhagen
  • Handmade Readymades, Bertha and Karl Leubsdorf Art Gallery, Hunter College of the City of New York, New York
  • Ideal Standard Life, organized by the committee of Art at Home, Spiral Garden, Tokyo
  • Model Home, Clocktower, New York
  • NowHere (Walking and Thinking and Walking), Louisiana Museum of Art, Humlebaek, Denmark

1992

  • Documenta IX, Kassel
  • Panoramas; 1981-1996, la collection du Frac Bretagne, Grand Hotel du Golf et des Panoramas, Saint Briac, Bretagne, France
  • Passions Privees; Collections particulieres d'art moderne et d'art contemporain en France, Musee d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris
  • The Ninth Biennale of Sydney, Art Gallery of South Wales, Sydney
  • Sammlung Sonnabend, Deichtorhallen Hamburg; Kunsthalle der Hypo-Kulturstiftung, Munich

1995

  • Caravanserraglio Arte Contemporanea, Fuori Uso ’95, Pescara, Italy
  • Co-Existence: The Artist Museum and Construction in Process, Mitzpe Ramon, Israel
  • Corpus delicti, Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst, Gent
  • Crash, Thread Waxing Space, New York
  • Fashion is a Verb: Expanding the Definition, Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology, New York
  • Its Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art, Phoenix Art Museum (1997), Milwaukee Art Museum (1998) and additional venues
  • Jason Reed, Haim Steinbach, Lawrence Weiner, Pierogi 2000, New York
  • Margo Leavin Gallery, 25 Years: An Exhibition of Selected Works, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles
  • Marilyn: IL Mito, Accademia Valentino, Roma (1995-96); Gio Marconi and Fondazione Mudima, Milan (1996), Antica Stazione Leopolda, Florence (1996)
  • Pieces-Meubles, Galerie Jousse Seguin, Paris
  • Pop Art, Museum of Contemporary Art, Dallas Museum of Art
  • Still Leben, National Museum Stockholm

1994

  • Arca de Noe/Noah’s Ark, Fundacao de Serralves, Porto, Portugal
  • The Century of the Multiple, Deichtorhallen Hamburg
  • Collection of New Acquisitions, Centre for Contemporary Art, Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw
  • Le Cosanti Bell’Arte, Lia Rumma Storehouse, Naples
  • Elvis + Marilyn: 2 x Immortal, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston (1994-95), Contemporary Arts Museum Houston (1995), Cleveland Museum of Art (1995), Honolulu Academy of Art (1997), Sogo Museum of Art, Yokohama, Japan (1997) and additional venues
  • Kommentar zu Europa, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wein, Vienna; Mutualite Francaise, Paris; Sala Parpallo, Valencia, Spain
  • Même si c'est la nuit, CAPC musée d'art contemporain de Bordeaux, FranceThe Music Box Project, Equitable Gallery, New York (1994-1995); Long Beach Museum of Art, CA (1995); and additional venues
  • Opera Prima, Fuori Uso ’94, Ex opificio Gaslini, Pecara, Italy; Trevi Flash art Museum, Italy
  • Robert Barry and Haim Steinbach, Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris
  • Selections from the Collection, Israel Museum, Jerusalem
  • Tradition and Invention: Contemporary Artists Interpret the Japanese Garden, Thread Waxing Space, New York (1995)(organized by for Art Against AIDS)
  • Urban Paradise: Gardens in the City, Paine Webber Art Gallery, New York

1993

  • Cat. Van de Collection: In Extenso I: 1989-1992, Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst, Ghent
  • Collections pour une region CAPC musée d'art contemporain de Bordeaux, France
  • The Foreign/The Guest, Offenes Kulturhaus, Linz, Austria
  • Gent te Gast, De Beyerd, Breda, Netherlands; Centrum voor Beeldende Kunst, Ghent
  • Giftland II: Extra-ordinary, Printed Matter, New York
  • L’Ivresse du Reel: L’Objet dans l’art du XXe siècle, Musee d’art Contemporain, Nimes, France
  • Markets of Resistance, White Columns, New York
  • Osmosis: Ettore Spalletti And Haim Steinbach, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York Selected Wall Works, Edition Schellmann, New York (1993-94)
  • Slittamenti, XLV Esposizione Internazionale d'Arte, Venice Biennale
  • The Return of the Cadavre Exquis, Drawing Centre, New York
  • Tutte le Strade Portano a Roma?, Palazzo delle Esposizione Internazionale d’Arte, Venice Biennale

1992

  • 1968,Le Consortium, Dijon, France
  • Acquisitions 1985-1992, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
  • Al(l)ready Made, Museum Voor Hedendaagse Kunst, Netherlands
  • Avantgarde Kampagne, Kunsthalle, Dusseldorf
  • La Collection: Tableau Inaugural, Musee d’art contemporain de Montreal
  • The Boundary Rider, the Ninth Biennale of Sydney, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Australia
  • Documenta IX, Kassel, Germany
  • John Knight and Haim Steinbach, La criee, Rennes, France
  • Refusing to surface: Art and the Transfiguration of the Ordinary, John Hansard Gallery, University of Southampton, Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, South London Gallery
  • Yvon Lambert Collectionne, Musee des Beaux-Arts de Tourcoing, Musee d’art modern, France

1991  

  • The Adventure of the Object, Quindicesima Biennale Internazionale del Bronzetto Piccola Scultura, Pradova, Italy
  • Altrove: Between Image and Identity, Between Identity and Tradition, Centro per l'Arte Contemporanea Luigi Pecci, Prato, Italy
  • American Art of the 80s, Museo d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto (1991-92)
  • Beyond the Frame: American Art, 1960-1990, Setagaya Art Museum, Tokyo; National Museum of Art, Osaka, Japan; Fukuoka Art Museum, Japan
  • Denk-Bilder: Kunst der Gegenwart 1960-1990, Kulturstiftung, Munich; Von der Heydt-Museum, Wuppertal, Germany
  • Das Goldene Zeitalter, Wurttembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart (1991-92)
  • Haim Steinbach and Julia Wachtel, Galerie Faust, Geneva
  • Haim Steinbach and Meyer Vaisman, Galerie Samuel Lallouz, Montreal
  • John Knight and Haim Steinbach, Antichamber, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels
  • Joseph Beuys, Anne and Patrick Poirier, Haim Steinbach, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg, Austria
  • Joseph Kosuth, Michelangelo Pistoletto, Haim Steinbach, Jay Gorney Modern Art, New York
  • Metropolis, Martin Gropius Bau, Berlin
  • Objects for the Ideal Home: The Legacy of Pop Art, Serpentine Gallery, London
  • Once again the world is flat: Galeria Juana de Aizpuru, Madrid
  • Power: Its Myths and Mores in American Art, 1961-1991, Indianapolis Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond

1990

  • Un Art de la Distinction?, Centre d'art Contemporain, Meymac, France
  • Art et Publicite, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris
  • The Decade Show, New Museum of Contemporary Art, Studio Museum in Harlem, and Museum of Contemporary Hispanic Art, New York
  • The Future of the Object! A Selection of American Art; Minimalism and After, Galerie Ronny Van de Velde, Antwerp
  • Life-Size, Israel Museum, Jerusalem
  • Lotte, or the Transformation of the Object, Stadtmuseum Graz, Austria
  • Objectives: The New Sculpture, Newport Harbour Museum, Newport Beach, CA
  • Reproduced Authentic, Galerie Via Eight, Tokyo
  • La Spectaculaire, Centre d’histoire de l’art contemporain, Rennes, France
  • The Stendhal Syndrome, Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York
  • Vertigo, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris
  • Word as Image, Milwaukee Art Museum (1990), Oklahoma City Art Museum (1990-91); Contemporary Arts Museum Houston (1991)

1989

  • une autre affaire, Le Consortium, Dijon, France (1989-90)
  • Complex Object, Galeria Marga Paz, Madrid
  • D&S Ausstellung, Kunstverein in Hamburg
  • A Forest of Signs, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
  • Horn of Plenty, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
  • Microsculpture, University of Rhode Island, Kingston
  • Periodi di Marmo, XX Rassegna Internazionale d'Arte di Acireale, Acireale, Italy
  • Wall Objects, Edition Schellmann, New York (1989-90)
  • What is Contemporary Art?, Rooseum, Malmo
  • Wittgenstein, the Play of the Unsayable, Wiener Secession, Vienna: Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels (1990)

1988

  • 60s/80s Sculpture Parallels, Sidney Janis Gallery, New York
  • At the End of the Social, Malmo, Sweden
  • The Binational, American Art of the Late 80’s, The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston
  • The Binational, American Art of the Late 80’s, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
  • The Binational, American Art of the Late 80’s, Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen, Dusseldorf
  • Coat of arms, Moda Italia, Pier 88, New York
  • A Common Thread, Artschwager: His Peers and Persuasion 1963-1988, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles; Leo Castelli Gallery, New York
  • Cultural Geometry, DESTE Foundation of Contemporary Art, Athens
  • Democracy: Cultural Participation, Dia Art Foundation, New York
  • Hover Culture, Metro Pictures, New York
  • Hybrid Neutral: Modes of Abstraction and the Social, J.B Speed Art Gallery, Louisville (1989); Contemporary Arts Centre, Cincinnati (1989); and additional venues
  • Innovations in Sculpture 1985-1988, Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art Ridgefield
  • New Urban Landscape, World Financial Centre, New York
  • New York in View, Munich Kunstverein
  • Redefining the Object, Wright State University, Dayton; Cleveland Centre for Contemporary Art Schlaf der Vernunft, Museum Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany
  • The Sonnabend Collection, Centro de Arte Reina Sofia Madrid (1987-88); Caoc musee d’art contemporain de Bordeaux France (1988); Hamburger Bahnhof Berlin (1989); Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna, Rome (1989), Sezon Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo (1990); and additional venues
  • Works-Concepts-Situations-Information, Galerie Hans Mayer, Dusseldorf (1988-1989)

1987

  • Art and Its Double, Fundacion Caja de Pensiones, Barcelona and Madrid
  • Art Against Aids: A Benefit Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery and Jay Gorney Modern Art, Madrid
  • Avant-Garde in the Eighties, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles
  • The Castle, Documenta VIII, Kassel, Germany
  • Les Courtiers du Desir, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris
  • Currents 12: Simulations, New American Conceptualism, Milwaukee Art Museum
  • Extreme Order, Galleria Lia Rumma, Naples
  • New York New, Galerie Paul Maenz, Cologne
  • New York Now, Israel Museum, Jerusalem
  • N.Y. Art Now, Saatchi Collection, London
  • The Pop Project: Part IV, Nostalgia as Resistance, Clocktower, New York
  • Primary Structures, Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago

1986 

  •  Arts and Leisure, The Kitchen, New York
  • A Brokerage of Desire, Otis Art Institute, Los Angeles
  • Cable Gallery, New York
  • Display #20 – seven wonderful children we have never seen, The Kitchen, New York
  • Endgame: Reference and Simulation in Recent Painting and Sculpture, Institute of Contemporary
  • Art, Boston
  • Damaged Goods: Desire and The Economy of The Object, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New
  • York
  • New New York, Cleveland Centre for Contemporary Arts; Bard College, New York
  • New Sculpture: Robert Gober, Jeff Koons, Haim Steinbach, Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago
  • Paravision 2, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles
  • Prospect 86, Frankfurter Kunstverein and Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt
  • Rooted Rhetoric, Castel dell’Ovo, Naples
  • Sherrie Levine and Haim Steinbach, Richard Wentworth, Carpenter & Hochman Gallery, New York

1985

  • Cult and Decorum curated by Tricia Collins and Richard Milazzo, Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York
  • Infotainment, Livet Reichard Company Inc.,and Nature Morte, New York; Texas Gallery, Houston; Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago; Vanguard Gallery, Philadelphia; Aspen Art Museum; De Selby Gallery, Amsterdam; Galerie Montenay-Delsol, Paris
  • Mass, curated by Group Material, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York
  • Objects in Collision curated by Howard Halle, The Kitchen, New York
  • Post Production, Feature Gallery

1984

  • Benefit, Wedge Magazine, Gallery Nature Morte, New York
  • Objectivity, Hallwalls, Buffalo
  • Timeline, curated by Group Material, P.S.1, Queens, New York

1983

  • CAPS Fellowships Recipients, 1983 Sculpture, City Gallery, New York
  • Display #17 – Social Conquest, Graduate Centre Mall, City University of New York, New York
  • Social Conquest, Graduate Center Mall, City University of New York, New York
  • Hundreds of Drawings, Artists Space, New York
  • Inside/Out, Curated by Ann Philbin, Bronx, New York
  • Newspace, L.E.S.S at P.S. 122, New York
  • Objects, Structures, Artifice; American Sculpture 1970-1983, Fine Arts Gallery, University of South Florida, Tampa; Center Gallery, Bucknell University, Lewisburg
  • Phenomenal Projects, Planet-Mapping of the Body, curated by Joseph Nechvatal, Ten on Eight, New York
  • Subculture, installation in New York Subways

1982

  • Invitational, List Art Center, Brown University, Providence (broch.)

1981 

  •  Colab’s A. More Store: Christmas Show, White Columns, New York
  • Ecological Issues, Hunter College, New York
  • The Ninth Street Survival Show, P.S. 122, New York

1979

  • Cornell University Faculty Exhibition, Johnson Museum, Ithaca, New York

1974

  • Dartmouth College, Hanover

1973

  • Curated by Marcia Tucker, Silvermine Guild of Artists, New Canaan

1972

  • Eight from Yale, Norfolk Gallery, Norfolk