short biography

Keith Sonnier (b. 1941, Mamou / Louisiana; d. 2020, Southampton / Massachusetts) was an artist who primarily developed important light & neon sculptures. He was part of the iconic exhibition "Live in Your Head: When Attitudes Become Form", curated by Harald Szeemann at the Kunsthalle Bern in 1969. And in 1972 he participated at the Venice Biennale and in 1972 und 77 at the documenta 5 and 6 in Kassel.

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solo exhibition

Keith Sonnier. Lightsome

15. Oct 2021 06. Feb 2022

group exhibition

inventing the past

11. Sep 2021 23. Oct 2021
  • 08. Jun 20. Jul
    Sculptura Häusler Contemporary Zürich
  • 25. Nov 21. Apr 2001
    ArtLight Galerie Beyeler (closed)
  • 05. May 16. Jun
    Modell, Modell NAK / Neuer Aachener Kunstverein