Galerie Gisela Capitain
European Paintings, Drawings & Sculpture from 1870 onwards, American Paintings from 1870 onwards, Photography from 1870 onwards and Contemporary Art
Galerie Gisela Capitain, based in Cologne, Germany was founded in 1986 and is focused on Contemporary Art from the 1980s to the present. Over the years the gallery has continually evolved its program which since the 1980s includes artists such as Charline von Heyl, Günther Förg, Martin Kippenberger, Zoe Leonard, Albert Oehlen, Christopher Williams and Christopher Wool. Emerging and established artists including Barbara Bloom, Wade Guyton, Jacqueline Humphries as well as Marcel Odenbach, Laura Owens, Seth Price, Monika Sosnowska, and Kelley Walker were added to the program. In the most recent past Tobias Pils, Richard Smith, sound artist Samson Young and Hiroki Tsukuda have joined the gallery. Galerie Gisela Capitain is the exclusive worldwide representative of the Estate of Martin Kippenberger since 1997. In October 2008 Gisela Capitain has opened a new, 1300 square meter space in a 1960s glass pavilion in Berlin in collaboration with Petzel Gallery, New York.