Marine Sgt. Tyler Ziegel was seriously wounded by a suicide car bomber while serving his second tour in Iraq. He spent 19 months in surgery and recovery at Brooke Army Medical Center in Texas. He was supported through this time by his fiancee, Renee Kline and his family. In 2006, Ziegel and Kline married and divorced shortly thereafter. Ziegel tragically died of heroin and alcohol poisoning in 2012.
Brandts Museum, Odense, Denmark, 2015 Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, USA, 2012 John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, USA Dublin Contemporary, Dublin, Ireland, 2011 Halle 14, Leipzig, Germany, 2011 Whitney Museum of American Art Biennial, New York, USA, 2010 Side Gallery, New Castle, England, 2009 War Ltd., Dubrovnik, Croatia, 2009 Wellcome Collection, London, England, 2008 Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, USA, 2008 Ciceero Gallery, Berlin, Germany, 2008 Photokina, Cologne, Germany, 2008