P I A    D E H N E



1964               Born in Düsseldorf Germany

1988 –  1994  Studied at the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, Germany under Professor Markus Lüpertz

1994               Master of fine Arts

1994 – 1990   Moved to Berlin

1999               Moved to NY until present



2008   New Jersey Museum ” Why Paint ? ”  Artist Talk with Pia Dehne and Billy Miller discussing

the commitment to painting in the age of the internet, multimedia, and instant image making.

2004 – 2009  Guest Artist for St.Olaf’s New York Interim Program.



2013   December  Project Blue Book Catalog, AJLART  2014, Berlin

2010   Hunt & Chase Catalog, July 2010, Salomon Contemporary, NY

2010   Watermill Summer Benefit, Paradiso Catalog , July 2010, South Hampton, NY

2010   July   Top Magazine Issue Nr.2 , Interview / Feature

2010   June  Eve of Destruction Catalog, Blackston  2010, NY

2010   For Your Eyes Only Catalog, April 2010, Brussels, Belgium

2009   April  NY Art Beat, Artist Interview  ( )

2008   June  Visionaries Magazine ( V ), Feature the project ” I want to ride my bicycle”.

2006   Oct.   Flesh Records, a CD/Audio with fifteen tracks from artists

2004   May   Paper Magazine, Feature of the project ” Naked City ”

2003   Jan.  Art Berlin Book Publishing ” Im so happy I could die ”



2014   Camoupedia

2013   Warby Paker

2013   Freunde von Freunden

2013   Webseite :

2011   December  NY Art Beat,  Pick off the day  ( 12.10. 2011 )

2011   November  Standart Culture ( )

2010   June 24 –  July 1   Rende – Vouz at webSNYradio ( )

2010   June  Artslant, Review / Critic Pick ( )

2009   April  NY Art Beat, Artist Interview  ( )



2013   Project Blue Book, AJLART, Berlin, Germany

2011   Vanishing Act, Charles Bank Gallery, NY

2010   Eve of Destruction, Blackston , NY

2008   Country Life, Bespoke Gallery, NY

2005   Bed Bad Beyond, Haswellediger & Co.Gallery, NY

2004   Naked City, Deitch Projects, NY,

2003   I ’m so Happy I could die, Laura Mars Group, Berlin, Germany

2003   I’m so happy I could die, Book launch and one day show, John Connelly Presents, NY

2002   Nancy , Galerie Achim Kubinski, Berlin, Germany

1999   Malerei, Galerie Achim Kubinski, Berlin, Germany



2016  “Art Must Go “, organized by Billy Miller, Circus of Books, LA

2016  “ Paul Brainard: Roasted”, Lodge Gallery, NYC

2015  “Only 2.5 hrs from GWB” organized by Pia Dehne, Orphic Gallery, Roxbury NY & Hamden Inn, Hamden NY

2015   “ Um Fleisch auf die Nerven zu bekommen” organized by Salon Hansa, Kunstverein Familie Montez, Frankfurt, Germany

2015   KIK Five: FATHOMS, Kino International, Berlin, Germany

2015  S.T H Chapbooks, Printed Matter LA Art Book fair, LA

2014  1398 – Artist of the Gallery, AJLART, Berlin

2012  Parts & Service, Eric Firestone Gallery, East Hampton, NY

2012  Up Against It, curated by Billy Miller, Munch Gallery, NY

2012  Do Your Thing, curated by Thomas Bullock & Eric Duncan, White Columns, NY

2011  Die Like You Really Mean It , curated by Frank Webster and Paul Brainard, Allegra LaViola Gallery, NY

2011   View of Outer Space from an Aquarium, curated by Billy Miller, Famous Accountants, Brooklyn, NY

2010   Lost Horizon, curated by Billy Miller, Exile Art, Berlin, Germany

2010   Plank Road, Salomon Contemporary, NY

2010   Hunt and Chase, curated by James Salomon and Beth Rudin DeWoody, Salomon Contemporary Warehouse, East Hampton, NY

2010   For Your Eyes Only, curated by Hans Theys, DeMarkten, Brussels, Belgium

2009   I want some sugar in my bowl, curated by Jenny Schlenzka, Anat Egbi and Terence Koh, ASS Gallery, NY

2008   Skin, Autoversion LTD, NY

2007   I like to watch, The Canal Chapter, curated by C.Lee & C.McCormick, NY

2006   Flesh Records, Haswellediger & Co Gallery, NY

2006   Art Parade, Deitch Projects, NY

2005   Manhattan,  Papermag, curated by Carol Lee, NY

2005   Art Parade, Deitch Projects, NY

2005   Red, White, Blue, Spencer Brownstone, NY

2004   Draw, Galerie du jour Agnes b, Paris, France

2004   Catholic No1, Gallery Claska,Tokyo, Japan

2004   Phiiliip devided by lightning, Deitch Projects ,Brooklyn

2004   subversiv,sexy,und stilvoll, Galerie im Stadtmuseum, Jena, Germany

2003   December Group Exhibition, Patrick Heide Art Projects, London

2003   Catholic No.1, Guild & Greyshkul, NY

2003   What about New York, Galerie du jour Agnes b, Paris, France

2003   Subversiv, sexy und stilvoll, Galerie M.Wewerka, Berlin, Germany