NOT VITAL

Biographie
Né ŕ Sent, Suisse en 1948
Vit et travaille ŕ Beijing, Chine, Rio de Janeiro, Brésil et Sent, Suisse

Expositions personnelles
2016 
Not Vital, Yorkshire sculpture park, Wakefield, Angleterre
12 + 2 + 1, Art Bärtschi & Cie, Genčve, Suisse
2015 
Not Vital: Bellaval, Kloster Schoenthal Foundation, Suisse
NOT VITAL: 700 SNOWBALLS, Galerie Andrea Caratsch, St. Moritz, Suisse
Not Vital, Paço Imperial, Rio de Janeiro, Brésil
Not Vital. Esculturas & desenhos, Galeria Nara Roesler, Săo Paulo, Brésil
2014 
The Drawing Show: Not Vital "Snow", Akira Ikeda Gallery, New York, Etats-Unis
Not Vital, Galeria Patricia Ready, Santiago, Chili
Tanter, Cabinet d'arts graphiques, Genčve, Suisse
Not Vital: HEADS, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Marais, Paris, France
ALLENDE by NOT VITAL, Ejercicios Mosqueto, Santiago, Chili 
Not Vital, Skulptur 1986-2013, Galerie Andrea Caratsch, St-Moritz, Suisse
The Drawing Show: Not Vital “Snow", Akira Ikeda Gallery, New York City, Etats-Unis
Not Vital: Piz, Gian Enzo Sperone, Sent, Suisse
EVERTON, Sperone Westwater, New York City, Etats-Unis
Il pavimento della cucina di mia nonna, Museo d’Arte di Mendrisio, Mendrisio, Suisse
2013 
Not Vital : Nomadic Encounters, Fondazione Giorgi Cini, Venice, Italie
Engading Art Talks, Zürich, Suisse
Guarda, Galerie Urs Meile, Beijing, Chine
Not Vital: Landscapes, Ben Brown Fine Arts, Hong Kong, Chine
Not Vital: 700 Snowballs, Isola di San Giorgio Maggiore, Venice, Italie
Not Vital: Opere Grafiche, Villa Garbald, Castasegna, Suisse
2012 
Not Vital: Oeuvres sur papier, Galerie Guy Bärtschi, Genčve, Suisse
Not Vital: Fifteen, Sperone Westwater, New York, Etats-Unis
Let One Hundred Flowers Bloom, Kunstraum Dornbirn, Dornbirn, Autriche
Not Vital: Werke 1989 Bis 2011, Schauwerk, Sindelfingen, Allemagne
5 Spaniards & Nothing, Ivorypress Space, Madrid, Espagne
2011 
Sculptures: Diao Su, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, France
Plasters, Akira Ikeda, Tokyo, Japon
Not Vital: Full On, UCCA - Ullens Centre of Contemporary Art, Beijing, Chine
Haare, Hirsch & Mao, Galerie Nordenhake, Berlin, Allemagne
Art & Architecture Projekt 2011: No Problem Sculpture, Art Forum Ute Barth, Zürich, Suisse
Hanging & Waiting, Almine Rech Gallery, Bruxelles, Belgique
Not Vital: Opere Grafiche, Villa Garbald, Castasegna, Suisse
2010 
Not Vital: Suicides, Ben Brown Fine Arts, London, Angleterre
Places in the World, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, France
Not Vital im Gasthaus Krone, Gasthaus Krone, La Punt, Suisse
Modell fuer Schlafendes Haus, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac Editions, Salzburg, Autriche
2009 
Not Vital: Not Why, Galerie Urs Meile, Beijing-Lucerne, Beijing, Chine
Schlafendes Haus, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienne, Autriche
Pelvis, Galerie Luciano Fasciati, Chur, Suisse
2008 
Tongue, Galerie Urs Meile, Beijing-Lucerne, Beijing, Chine
Let One Hundred Flowers Bloom, Beijing, Chine
Hearts, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac Editions, Salzburg, Autriche
10 Austrians and More, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg, Autriche
2007 
Punts, Galerie Luciano Fasciati, Chur, Suisse
Lotus, Coffee and Stone Pine, Portraits, Snow and Boyfriend, Sperone Westwater, New York, États-Unis
300 palle di neve, Museo cantonale d'arte di Lugano, Suisse
2006 
Not Vital, The Arts Club of Chicago, Chicago, États-Unis
Not Vital, Galerie Guy Bartschi, Genčve, Suisse
1000 Tränen,Mozarthaus, Salzburg, Autriche
Nietzsches Schnauz, Zeichnungen, Nietzsche Haus, Sils Maria, Suisse
2005 
Not Vital: Agadez, Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Allemagne
Not Vital: New Sculpture, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, France
Not Vital: Agadez, Albion, Londres, Angleterre
Not Vital: New Sculpture, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg, Autriche
2004 
Not Vital, Sperone Westwater, New York, États-Unis
Not Vital, Milla Larmas Id Ün Chamel, Galerie Nordenhake, Berlin, Allemagne
Not Vital, 300 Camels, Central House of Artists, Moscou, Russie
2003 
Not Vital, Chasa Jaura, Valchava, Suisse
Not Vital, Galerie Tschudi, Zuoz, Suisse
FAT ES FAT, Kunsthalle Göppingen, Allemagne
2002 
Not Vital, New Sculpture, de Pury & Luxembourg, Zürich, Suisse
Not Vital, Mias muntognas Edith Wahlandt Galerie, Stuttgart, Allemagne
Vital, Galerie Guy Bärtschi, Genčve, Suisse
2001 
Not Vital, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg, Autriche
Not Vital, Galleria Cardi & Co., Milan, Italie
2000 
Meine Schafe Gallerie Luciano Fasciati, Chur, Suisse
Not Vital Galeri Nils Staerk, Copenhagen, Pays-Bas
1999 
Snowballs, Baron / Boisanté, New York, États-Unis
 Sperone Westwater, New York, États-Unis
1998 
Skulpturer Och Teckningar, Galerie Nordenhake, Stockholm, Sučde
Nototo, Milleventi, Milan, Italie
1997 
Not Vital New Sculpture, Sperone Westwater, New York, États-Unis
Large Works on Paper, Baron/Boisanté, New York, États-Unis
Totem und Tabu, Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Allemagne
Not Vital, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sučde
1996 
Schoppa, Luciano Fasciati, Chur, Suisse
Preschentaziun dal Nuov Cudesch, Galleria d'Art Center Augustin, Scuol, Suisse
1996 
Schoppa, Luciano Fasciati, Chur, Suisse
Preschentaziun dal Nuov Cudesch, Galleria d'Art Center Augustin, Scuol, Suisse
1995 
Galerie Lehmann, Lausanne, Suisse
Sculpture, Sperone Westwater, New York, États-Unis
Galleria Milleventi, Turin, Italie
Galleria Gian Enzo Sperone, Rome, italie
Private View, Berggruen & Zevi Limited, Londres, Angleterre
1994 
Mendelson Gallery, Pittsburgh, États-Unis
Curtis Anderson, Not Vital, Baron/Boisanté, New York, États-Unis
Not Vital, skulpturen, zeichnungen, druckgraphik, Galerie Edith Wahlandt, Stuttgart, Allemagne
Berggruen & Zevi Limited, Londres, Angleterre
Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, Suisse
1993 
Gallerie Lehmann, Lausanne, Switzerland
Not Vital: Cow Dung, New Bronze Works, Wooster Gardens, New York, États-Unis
Adam, One Afternoon, Baron/Boisanté, New York, États-Unis
Not Vital, Disegns/Squitschs in Lain, Zeichnungen/Holzschnitte, Galleria d'Art Center Augustin Scuol, Scuol, Suisse
 Gallerie Niels Ewerbeck, Vienne, Autriche
1992 
Not Vital, sculture recenti, Studio Guenzani, Milan, Italie
Cacche Di Mucca, Galleria Via Farini, Milan, Italie
18 Buatschas, Kunsthandlung Luciano Fasciati, Chur, Suisse
Not Vital, Bronzen, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg, Autriche
1991 
Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg, Autriche
Not Vital, The Complete Prints and Multiples, Baron/Boisanté, New York, États-Unis
Not Vital, Druck-Graphik & Multiples, Bündner Kunstmuseum Chur, Suisse
1990 
Baron/Boisanté, New York, États-Unis
PS Gallery, Tokyo, Japon
Curt Marcus Gallery, New York, États-Unis
Galerie Ascan Crone, Hamburg, Allemagne
Prix BCG '90, Museé Rath, Genčve, Suisse
1989 
Not Vital at Akhnaton, Centre of Arts - Akhnaton Hall, Caire, Égypte
Sculptures and works on paper, The Greenberg Gallery Annex, St. Louis, États-Unis
Not Vital, Dessins et sculptures, Centre Culturel Suisse, Paris, France
Galerie Montenay, Paris, France
1988 
Bilder und Skulpturen, Binz 39, Scuol, Suisse
Salvatore Scarpitta, Not Vital, Studio Guenzani, Milan, Italie
Not Vital, Plastiken und Zeichnungen, Kunstmuseum Luzern, Luzern, Suisse
Curt Marcus Gallery, New York, États-Unis
Galerie Ascan Crone, Hamburg, Allemagne
Baron/Boisanté, New York, États-Unis
Not Vital, Works on Paper, Swiss Institute, New York, États-Unis
1987 
Not Vital, Skulpturen, Galerie Rudolf Zwirner, Cologne, Allemagne
 Gallery Nature Morte, Forum Art Fair, Zürich, Suisse
1986 
Not Vital, Sculpture + Drawings, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, États-Unis
Gallery Nature Morte, New York, États-Unis
Galleria Pinta, Gęnes, Italie
1985 
Not Vital, Drawings and Sculpture, Willard Gallery, New York, États-Unis
Not Vital, Sculpturen en Tekeningen, Galerie Barbara Farber, Amsterdam, Pays-Bas
1984 
Not Vital at, Nature Morte, New York, États-Unis
Recent Sculptures and Drawings, Mendelson Gallery, Pittsburgh, États-Unis
Not Vital, Plastiken und Zeichnungen, Gallerie Hartmann, St. Gallen, Suisse
1983 
Mendelson Gallery, Pittsburgh, États-Unis
1982 
Kunsthaus Glarus, Glarus, Suisse
Not Vital, Zeichnungen und Objekte, Gimpel-Hanover and Andre Emmerich Galerien, Zürich, Suisse
1981 
Alstadt-Gallerie, Chur, Suisse
Not Vital, Recent Drawings, Albert White Gallery, Toronto, Canada
1980 
Gimpel-Hanover and Andre Emmerich Galerien, Zürich, Suisse
Mendelson Gallery, Pittsburgh, États-Unis
1979 
Bündner Kunstmuseum Chur, Chur, Suisse
1976 
Galerie Peter Noser, Zürich, Suisse
1974 
Dritte Galerie, Zofingen, Suisse
1974 
Dritte Galerie, Zofingen, Suisse
1973 
Galleria LP 220, Torino, Italie
1972 
Galleria Diagramma, Milan, Italie
1971 
Galerie d'art moderne, Chur, Suisse

Expositions collectives
2014 
FOR YOUR EYES ONLY,  Kunstmuseum Basel, Bâle, Suisse
PINK, Collezione Giancarlo and Danna Olgiati, Spazio -1, Lugano, Suisse
M Home: Living in Space, the Ullens Center for Contemporary Art (UCCA), Beijing, Chine
Inhabiting the World, Busan Biennale, Busan, Corée du Sud
Collective III, Galerie Guy Bärtschi, Genčve, Suisse
Des hommes et la Foręt, Nyon, Musée historique et des porcelaines, Suisse
Elevation 1049: Between Heaven and Hell, Gstaad Biennal, Suisse
Platform, Almine Rech Gallery, Bruxelles, Belgique
For your eyes only, Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice, Italie
Alpenliebe, Kaiser Franz Josefs Höhe Centre, Carinthia & East Tyrol, Autriche
Bloodflames Revisited, Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York City, Etats-Unis
Unterirdisch - Das Spektakel des Unsichtbaren, Museum für Gestaltung Zürich, Zürich, Suisse 
Inhabiting the World, Busan Biennale 2014, Busan, Corée du Sud
2013 
Not Vital in conversation with Koyo Kouoh and Miguel Bercelo, Contemporary African Art Fair, Somerset House, Londres, Angleterre
Uninhabitable Objects - Dwellings between Imagination and Reality, NAIRS Centre for Contemporary Art, Scuol, Suisse
Blickachsen 9 - Contemporary Sculpture in Bad Homburg and Frankfurt/Rhein-Main, FrankfurtMain, Allemagne
Uninhabitable Objects - Dwellings between Imagination and Reality, Bündner Kunstmuseum, Chur, Suisse
Moving: Norman Foster on Art, Carré d'Art - Musée d'Art Contemporain, Nîmes, France
10 Years in the Engadin, Galerie Tschudi, Zuoz, Engadin, Suisse
2012 
Carpe Diem, Toyota Municipal Museum, Nagoya, Japon
Marble Sculpture from 350 B.C to last week, Sperone Westwater, New York, Etats-Unis
Art et Nature, Jardin du Havel, Saint Hymer, France
2011 
Director's Choice, Bündner Kunstmuseum Chur, Suisse
Idea and Object, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg, Autriche
The Unknown Collection from Bielefeld, Art and Exhibition Hall of the Federal Republic of Germany, Bonn, Allemagne
2010 
25 Jahre Galerie Tschudi, Galerie Tschudi, Zurich, Suisse
Tuileries 2010, FIAC Paris, Paris, France
2009 
Fuentes (Artists and Their Inspirations), Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzbourg, Autriche
Fuentes (Non-European Influences on Contemporary Artists), Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, France
Sculpture in Nature, Nature in Sculpture, Foundation De 11 Lijnen, Oudenburg, Belgique
2008 
Not Vital and Emil Lukas, Mendelson Gallery, Pittsburgh, États-Unis
Blood on Paper, Victoria and Albert Museum, Londres, Angleterre
Wunderkammer: A Century of Curiosities, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, États-Unis
Am Nabel der Welt, Bündner Kunstmuseum Chur, Chur, Suisse
Kunst zum Mittag- bildbetrachtungen für den leichten Hunger, Museum d’Art Dal Grischun, Suisse
2007 
25 Jahre Galerie Crone, Galerie Crone, Berlin, Allemagne
Exposures, the contemporary self-portrait, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg, Autriche
Von Tag zu Tag, Bündner Kunstmuseum Chur, Chur, Suisse
Contemporary Art on Paper, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, États-Unis
Collective One, Galerie Guy Bärtschi, Genčve, Suisse
Agadez: Richard Long and Not Vital, Galerie Tschudi, Zuoz, Suisse
2006 
Mountains, Fondation Beyeler, Basel, Suisse
Menga Dolf, Corsin Fontana, Franziska Furter, Michael Günzberger, Nic Hess, Max Matter, Claudia und JuliaMüller, Loredana Sperine, Not Vital, NAIRS Centre for Contemporary Art, Scuol, Suisse
Visioni del Paradiso, 100 Buatschas, Swiss Institute, Rome, Italie
2005 
Martin Grewers und neue Werke von Burkhard, H.Fulton, B. Huws, C. Innes, R. Long, U.Rückriem, N.Vital, Galerie Tschudi, Zuoz, Suisse
2004 
home, sweet home, Galleria Cardi, Milan, Italie
Needful Things, Cleveland Museum of Art, Project 244, États-Unis
2003 
No Canvas,  Galleria Cardi, Milan, Italie
2002 
Accrochage, Galerie Guy Bärtschi, Genčve, Suisse
2001 
Galerie Guy Bärtschi, Genčve, Suisse
Plateau of Humanity, La Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italie
2000 
and away we go, Baron Boisanté, New York, États-Unis
Cosmologies Sperone Westwater, New York, États-Unis
Art Unlimited - Art 32 Basel 1, participation dans une foire d'art, Basel, Suisse
Kunst, die wir lieben, Kunstmuseum, Chur, Suisse
1999 
Präsentation Zeitgenössischer Kunst, Bayerische Versicherungsbank AG, Unterföhring, Allemagne
Head to Toe; Impressing the Body, University Gallery, Fine Arts Center, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, États-Unis
Magisches Rätisches Dreieck, Drei Künstler - Drei Positionen, Schloss Landeck, Autriche
Konnex Kairo, Kunst Museum Thun, Thun, Suisse
1998 
Paper +: Works on Dieu Donné Paper, The Gallery at Dieu Donné Papermill, New York, États-Unis
The Erotic Sublime, (Slave to the Rhythm) Galerie Thaddeus Ropac, Salzburg, Autriche
Zeitgenössische Skulptur, Europa-Afrika, 7th Triennale der Kleinplastik 1998, SüdwestLB Forum Stuttgart, Allemagne
1997 
Animeaux et animeaux, Zeitgenöss, Kunst u. Zoologie, Museum zu Allerheiligen, Schaffhausen, Allemagne
Kunstverein Schaffhausen, Suisse
Animals, Baron Boisanté, New York, États-Unis
Schweizer Kunst, Auktionshaus Sotheby's, Zürich, Suisse
Anselmo, Boetti, Laib, Merz, Nauman, Paolini, Pistoletto, Vital, Zorio, Sperone Westwater, New York, États-Unis
Objectivity: International Objects of Subjectivity, Contemporary Art Center of Virginia, Virginia, États-Unis
1996 
The Material Imagination, Untitled, Guggenheim Museum Soho, New York, États-Unis
Projects, 3 New + 3 Old Baron/Boisanté, New York, États-Unis
Thinking Print: Books to Billboards, 1980 - 95, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, États-Unis
Dissimilar & Unrelated Sculptures, Baron/Boisanté, New York, États-Unis
Übergänge - Kunst aus Graubünden 1936-1996, Bündner Kunstmuseum, Chur, Suisse
1995 
(W)HO(W) Are You? Galerie Anhava, Helsinki, Finlande
Sculpture, Sperone Westwater, New York, États-Unis
Selected Projects of '81 - '95, Baron Boisanté, New York, États-Unis
Schrift im Bild, Galerie Luciano Fasciati, Chur, Suisse
Beyond Switzerland - Works by Contemporary Swiss Artists, Hong Kong Museum of Art, Hong Kong, Chine
1994 
Art Cologne Galerie Edith Wahlandt, Cologne, Allemagne
The Body Human, Nohra Haime Gallery, New York, États-Unis
Curtis Anderson, Not Vital, Baron/Boisanté, New York, États-Unis
Projekt Schweiz II, Natur - Kultur, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, Suisse
1994-95 
Drawing in Black and White: A Selection of Contemporary Works from the Collection, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, États-Unis
A Century of Artists Books, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, États-Unis
1993 
Self-Evidence, Self-Portraits in Prints & Photographs, New York Public Library, New York, États-Unis
Across The River and Into The Trees, a Sculpture Show The Rushmore Festival, Rushmore, États-Unis
Works on Paper, Baron/Boisanté, New York, États-Unis
1992-94 
Drawn in the Nineties, Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY; traveling: Fine Art Gallery, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN; Illingworth Kerr Gallery, Calgary, Alberta, Canada; Huntsville Museum of Art, Huntsville, MA; Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA, ; Lamont Gallery, Phillips Exeter Academy, Exeter, MA; University Art Gallery, San Diego State University, San Diego, États-Unis
1992 
Not Vital und Florio Puenter, Pinta Galleria, Genčve, Suisse
Skulpturen und Arbeiten Auf Papier, Galerie Nova Fredi Büchel, Pontresina, Suisse
Donald Baechler, Michael Byron, Not Vital, Baron/Boisante, New York, États-Unis
Works on Paper, Baron/Boisanté, New York, États-Unis
1991 
Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg, Autriche
Druckgraphik & Multiples, Bündner Kunstmuseum, Chur, Suisse
Corsin Fontana, Gaspare O. Melcher, Matisa Spescha, Not Vital, Galerie Nova, Pontresina, Suisse
1990 
Bündner Kunstmuseum, Chur, Suisse
The First Five Years, The Kaldeway Press at Harvard University, Boston, États-Unis
1989 
La Suisse Romanche Vue Par Iso Camartin, Centre Culturel Suisse, Paris, France
Reflets Contemporains d'une Collection, Musée Pulliérane, Pully, Suisse ; Musée des Beaux-Arts, Ville de Locle, Suisse
Object of Thought, A Collection of Objects and Small Sculptures, Anders Tornberg Gallery, New York, États-Unis
Monochrome, Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston, États-Unis
Projects and Portfolios: The 25th National Print Exhibition, The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York, États-Unis
Selected Multiples, Brooke Alexander Editions, New York, États-Unis
The New Poverty II, Meyers Bloom Gallery, Santa Monica, États-Unis
The 1980's: Prints from the Collection of Joshua P. Smith, National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C., États-Unis
Galerie Faust, Genčve, Suisse
Gemälde und Skulpturen, Bündner Kunstmuseum, Chur, Suisse
1988 
Blow Up, Kunstmuseum Luzern, Suisse
Not Vital, Salvatore Scarpitta, Studio Guenzani, Milan, Italie
Works on Paper, Curt Marcus Gallery, New Yorn, États-Unis
Off White, Diane Brown Gallery, New York, États-Unis
Not Vital, Ange Leccia, Dennis Adams, Galerie Faust, Genčve, Suisse
Recent Acquisitions, Tatyana Grossman Gallery, Museum of Modern Art, New York, États-Unis
Kaldeway Press, Thomas J. Watson Library, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York , États-Unis
Konfrontationen von Angelika Kauffman bis Miriam Cahn, Bündner Kunstmuseum, Chur, Suisse
Donald Baechler, Michael Byron, Not Vital, Baron/Boisanté, New York, États-Unis
1987 
The Antique Future," Massimo Audiello Gallery, New York, États-Unis
Drawing Since 1940, Museum of Modern Art, New York, États-Unis
Sudwarts Nordwarts, Italienische und Schweizer Kunstler, Studio 10, Chur, Suisse
Walls and Spaces, Three Swiss Artists, Rosemary Koczy, Olivier Mosset, Not Vital, New York, États-Unis
16 Schweizer Künstler mit: Druckgraphik der 80er Jahre, Bündner Kunstmuseum Chur, Suisse
Simila/Dissimilia, Modes of Abstractions in Painting, Sculpture and Photography Today, Städtische Kunsthalle, Düsseldorf; Wallach Art Gallery, Columbia University, Leo Castelli Gallery, Sonnabend Gallery, New York, November (catalogue); Curt Marcus Gallery, New York, États-Unis
The New Poverty, John Gibson Gallery, New York, États-Unis
1986 
Time after Time," Diane Brown Gallery, New York, États-Unis
Brooklyn Museum, New York, États-Unis
Willard Gallery, New York, États-Unis
Invitational Exhibition, Curt Marcus Gallery, New York, États-Unis
Verso Sud e Verso Nord, Artisti Italiani e Svizzeri, Palazzo Vagnotti, Cortona, Italie
1985 
Male Sexuality, Art City, New York, États-Unis
James Brown, Richard Milani, Scott Richter, Not Vital, Gallery Nature Morte, New York, États-Unis
Graffiti and East Village Artists, Librizzi Gallery, New York, États-Unis
Objects of Comfort, City Without Walls, Newark, Angleterre
American Paintings 1975 - 1985, Selections from the Collection of Aaron and Phyllis Katz, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, États-Unis
Large Drawings, Museum of Modern Art, New York, États-Unis
Bündner Kunstmuseum, Chur, Suisse
Cult and Decorum, Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York, États-Unis
1984 
Ref. 84, Palud No.1, Lausanne, Suisse
Aspekte Aktueller Bündner Kunst: Corsin Fontana, Gaudenz Signorell, Not Vital, Hannes Vogel, Bündner Kunstmuseum, Chur, Suisse
Selected Drawings by Eleven Artists, Willard Gallery, New York, États-Unis
Eccentric Image(s), Margo Levin Gallery, Los Angeles, États-Unis
Jim Colarusso, Michael Hafftka, Christoph Hertzog, Not Vital, Mendelson Gallery, Pittsburgh, États-Unis
Wedge Benefit Gallery Nature Morte, New York, États-Unis
1983 
New Expressions, Leonarda di Mauro Gallery, New York, États-Unis
Niveau Gallery, New York, États-Unis
Joseph Nechvatal, Not Vital, Robin Weglinski, Gallery Nature Morte, New York, États-Unis
Twelve Swiss Artists, Gimpel Fils, Londres, Angleterre
Not Vital, Steve Staso, Julian L. Mosca, Schweizerhof, Vulpera, Suisse
Ruckblick - Ausblick, Gimpel-Hanover and André Emmerich Galleries, Hamburg, Allemagne
Corsin Fontana, Das Auslöschen der Bilder Durch Die Zeit, Galerie Claudia Knapp, Chur, Suisse
Bündner Kunstmuseum, Chur, Suisse
1982 
Animals and Archetypes, P.S. 122, New York, États-Unis
Bündner Kunstmuseum, Chur, Suisse
Yulla Lipchitz and Not Vital, Mendelson Gallery, Pittsburgh, États-Unis
1980 
Bündner Kunstmuseum, Chur, Suisse
1979 
Sommerausstellung, Galerie Schöner-Wohnen-Haus, Zürich und Locarno, Suisse
Weihnachtsausstellung der Bündner Künstler, Bündner Kunstmuseum, Chur, Suisse
1977 
Städtische Galerie Zum Strauhof, Zürich, Suisse
1976 
Bündner Kunstmuseum, Chur, Suisse

Filmographie
2005 
Thomas Kellein, Christiane Heuwinkel, Jochen Kopp: Not Vital. Agadez, Niger. Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Germany / Albion Gallery, London, Anglaterre
2010 
Studio Banana TV: Not Vital, Interview, Madrid, Espagne
1999-2000 
Not Vital, Half Man - Half Animal Dirigé par Herkli Bundi, réalisé par Television Rumantscha, Fama Film AG, Galerie Luciano Fasciati et Bundner Kunstverein

Bibliographie
Articles 
A Grotesque Stillness Flirts With Flamboyance, The New York Times, 2012
Artner, Alan, Seemingly an Outsider, Vital Transcends Borders, Chicago Tribune, 16 March 2006.
Baldrighi, Luciana, Salavtore Scarpitta e Not Vital, L'Arca, n. 13.
Bradley, Kimberly, Quiet Vitality, Artnet (http://www.artnet.com/magazine/reviews), 12th May, 2004.
Similia/Dissimilia, Brenson, Michael, The New York Times, Friday, December 18th, 1987. 
Not Vital: un art engagé, Chauvy, Laurence, Journal de Genčve, Tuesday, 18th December 1990.
You Say Vidal, Collins, Lauren., The New Yorker, 1st October 2007.
Nasce Pinta, Conti, Viana ,Flash Art (Italian Edition), N. 137, February-March 1987.
Not Vital at Curt Marcus, Cotter, Holland,  Art in America, October, 1988.
Not Vital: Berggruen and Zevi, Currah, Mark, Time Out London, 11-18 January 1995.
Reviews, Decter, Joshua, Flash Art, October 1988.
Vitality Stories, Duff, Stacey, Time Out Beijing, June 2008.
Swiss Art Today, Esman, Abigail R., Art and Auction, 1983.
"New Poverty" Show at the Gibson Gallery, Evans-Clark, Philip, The New York Observer, October 26th, 1987.
Not Vital, Sperone Westwater, Frankel, David, Artforum, Summer 2004.
 Not Vital: Sperone Westwater, Iannacci, Anthony, Artforum, October 1995.
Not Vital, Johnson, Ken, The New York Times, Friday, 5th 1999.
Not Vital: Sperone Westwater, Johnson, Ken, The New York Times, 16th April, 2004.
The Stuff of Dreams And the Natural World, Karmel, Pepe., The New York Times, January 5th, 1996.
Review/Art, Kimmelman, Michael, The New York Times, Friday April 27th, 1990.
East Coast Reviews, King, Elaine A., New Art Examiner, June 1984.
Not Vital at Sperone Westwater, Koplos, Janet, Art in America, 1 April 2008.
Not Vital: Galerie Lehmann, Krienke, Mary, Art News, April 1993.
Not Vital's Relics of the Present, Kuspit, Donald, Artforum International, January, 1989.
Totems to a World Past Or yet to Come, Low, Markus, Swiss American Review, May 11th, 1988
New York in Review, Mahony, Robert, Arts Magazine, September, 1990.
Not Vital: De Pury & Luxembourg/Galleria Cardi & Co - Reviews: Zurich/Milan, Maneguzzo, Marco, Artforum, April 2002.
His Name's Not Vital, But His Art Has Life, Miller, Donald, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Friday March 28th, 1980.
Not Vital, Morgan, Robert, Review, 15 September, 1999.
Not Vital: Common Currency, Neri, Louise, Interview, Parkett, n 33, 1992.
The Underside of Innocence, Princenthal, Nancy, Art in America, September 2004.
Kunst and "Architecture without Architects": Hans-Jörg Ruch und Not Vital, Rabitsch, Virginia, Viso Architektur, n 5, 2010.
Not Vital: New Sculptures, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Raplot, Mark, Modern Painters, March 2005.
Spotlight, Schmidt-Wulffen, Stephan, Flash Art, November 1987.
Not Vital, Smith, Roberta, The New York Times, 25th June, 1993.
Not Vital, Spiegler, Marc, Art + Auction, April 2004.
Not Vital, Being and Building, Stoeber, Michael, Sculpture Magazine, January/February, 2006.
Multiples by Not Vital, Tallman, Susan, Arts Magazine, May 1980.
Not Vital at Sperone Westwater, Upshaw, Reagan, Art in America, November, 1995.
Not Vital at Willard, Upshaw, Reagan, Art in America, June 1985.
Salavtore Scarpitta, Not Vital: Studio Guenzani, Vettese, Angela, Flash Art (Italian Edition), n 144.
Not Vital, Weintraub, Linda, Tema Celeste, 104, August, 2004.
City Without Walls: "Objects of Comfort", Zimmer, William, The New York Times, Sunday, April 14th, 1985.
Not Vital - Less Is More, Swiss American Review, February 27th, 1985.
Catalogues 
Not Why, Exhibition Catalogue, Galerie Urs Miele, Beijing, Text Christoph Doswald, trans. Werner Richter, 2009.
Not Vital, Exhibition catalogue, Arts Club of Chicago, Chicago IL, USA, Stephen Grahem, Cathy S. Cottong, Akhmed Haidera, 2006.
Not Vital: Agadez, Exhibition catalogue, Kunsthalle Bleiefeld, 2005.
Not Vital, Exhibition catalogue, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, 2005. Interview Louise Neri.
Not Vital, Exhibition catalogue, Sperone Westwater Gallery, New York, 2004.
Vital, Exhibition catalogue, Galerie Guy Bärtschi, 2002.
Fat Es Fat, Exhibition catalogue, Kunstverein Schaffhausen, 2002.
Voglio vedere le mie montagne, Exhibition Catalogue, Galleria Cardi, Milan, Italy, text by Not Vital, 2001.
Not Vital, Exhibition catalogue, Sperone Westwater Gallery, New York, 1999.
Not Vital, Exhibition catalogue, Malmö Konsthall, Anthony Jannacci, Bera Nordal, 1998.
Not Vital, Exhibition catalogue, Musée Rath, Genčva, Switzerland, Claude Ritschard "Le Veau d'or ou la sculpture conceptuelle de Not Vital", 1990.
Not Vital at Akhnaton, Exhibition catalogue, André v. Grafenried; Mohamed Taha Hussien, 1989.
Not Vital, Works on Paper, Exhibition catalogue, Swiss Institute New York, Ziba de Weck, 1988.
Bigger Than You, A Sculpture by Not Vital for the Swiss Volksbank in St. Moritz, published by Studio Guenzani, Milan, 1988. Text Claudio Guenzani, Hans-Jörg Ruch, Beat Stutzer, trans. Barabar Naddeo, Lucas Dietrich, Carolyn Phillips.

Collections, musées
Museum of Modern Art, New York, États-Unis
The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, États-Unis
Guggenheim Museum, New York, États-Unis
Carnegie Institute, Pittsburg, États-Unis
Musee d'Art et Histoire, Genčve, Suisse
Bunder Kunstmuseum, Chur, Suisse
Kunstmuseum, Glarus, Suisse
Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, Suisse
Kunstmuseum Luzern, Luzern, Suisse
Graphische Sammlung der ETH Zurich, Zürich, Suisse
Museum der Moderne, Salzburg, Autriche
The Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, Oxford, Angleterre
The Museum of Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Allemagne