4 East 77th Street
New York, NY 10075
212 988 1623
In 1963, Michael Werner opened his first gallery, Werner & Katz, in Berlin, Germany with the first solo exhibition of Georg Baselitz. Galerie Michael Werner was later established in Cologne in 1969. Since then, Galerie Michael Werner has worked with several of the most important artists of the twentieth century, including Marcel Broodthaers, James Lee Byars, Peter Doig, Jörg Immendorff, Per Kirkeby, Eugène Leroy, Markus Lüpertz, A.R. Penck, Sigmar Polke and Don Van Vliet. 

In addition to contemporary American and European painting, sculpture and drawing, the gallery specializes in works by modern masters including Hans Arp, Piero Manzoni, Francis Picabia and Kurt Schwitters. 

Michael Werner Gallery opened its doors in New York in 1990 with eventual partner Gordon VeneKlasen. The gallery currently occupies the historic East 77 Street townhouse where legendary dealer Leo Castelli once kept his gallery. Michael Werner Gallery presents modern and contemporary European and American art. Recent major exhibitions include Sigmar Polke: Lens Paintings, Wilhelm Lehmbruck: Sculptures and Etchings, Major Works of Marcel Broodthaers, Gianni Piacentino: WORKS 1965-2013 and Allen Jones: A Retrospective, as well as the first New York solo exhibitions of Hurvin Anderson, Aaron Curry, and Enrico David. 

In 2012, Michael Werner Gallery inaugurated a new location in London’s Mayfair with an exhibition of new paintings by Peter Doig. Recent major exhibitions in London include James Lee Byars: Early Works and the AngelMarkus Lüpertz: Players Ball, A.R. Penck: Early Works and Jörg Immendorff: LIDL Works and Performances from the 60s



Artists Represented:
Kai Althoff
Hurvin Anderson
Georg Baselitz
Marcel Broodthaers
James Lee Byars
Aaron Curry
Enrico David
Peter Doig
Jörg Immendorff
Allen Jones 
Per Kirkeby
Eugène Leroy
Markus Lüpertz
Ernst Wilhelm Nay
A.R. Penck
Gianni Piacentino
Sigmar Polke
Peter Saul
Don Van Vliet
Works Available By:
Hans Arp
Joseph Beuys
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
Wilhelm Lehmbruck
Piero Manzoni
Francis Picabia
Kurt Schwitters

 
Past Exhibitions

Markuz Lüpertz
New Paintings
4 East 77th Street
New York, NY 10075

May 18, 2017 - July 7, 2017

Jörg Immendorff Lidl
Works and Performances from the 60s
4 East 77th Street
New York, NY 10075

March 16, 2017 - May 13, 2017

Richard Oelze
1900-1980
4 East 77th Street
New York, NY 10075

January 19, 2017 - March 11, 2017

Hurvin Anderson
Foreign Body
4 East 77th Street
New York, NY 10075

November 4, 2016 - January 14, 2017

Aaron Curry
Headspace
4 East 77th Street
New York, NY 10075

September 9, 2016 - October 29, 2016

A.R. Penck
Early Works
4 East 77th Street
New York, NY 10075

June 9, 2016 - September 2, 2016