Daniel Buren

Works

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New York, NY. Soho. 2013.
New York, NY. 9 Orchard Street, 2013.
1973/1976. White acrylic paint on white and blue striped fabric, in four elements. 71.26 x 114.37 before cutting, 181 x 290.5 cm. Inv# DB2067
Peinture sur toile, January-May 1966 Paint on black and white striped cotton canvas 57 1/2 x 45 in. >Peinture aux formes variables, May 1966 Paint on white and gray striped cotton canvas 93 3/4 x 65 3/4 in. Peinture aux formes variables, July 1966 Paint on black and white striped cotton canvas 74 x 74 3/4 in.
Peinture acrylique blanche sur tissu raye blanc et gris anthracite,September - October 1966 89 3/4 x 77 1/2 in. Peinture acrylique blanche sur tissu raye blanc et gris anthracite, November 1966 90 1/5 x 78 2/5 in. Peinture acrylique blanche sur tissu raye blanc et vert, October 1966 89 x 81 in.
Peinture aux formes variables, July 1966 87 3/4 x 78 in. Peinture aux formes variables, July - August 1966 88 x 78in.
Peinture sur toile, January-May 1966 Paint on black and white striped cotton canvas 57 1/2 x 45 in. >Peinture aux formes variables, May 1966 Paint on white and gray striped cotton canvas 93 3/4 x 65 3/4 in. Peinture aux formes variables, July 1966 Paint on black and white striped cotton canvas 74 x 74 3/4 in.

Biography

Selected biography

Born 1938, Paris

Lives and works in situ.

 2014

De un patio a otro – trabajos in situ, 2014, Cabañas Institute, Guadalajara, Mexico

2013    

ELECTRICITY PAPER VINYL.  Works in situ & situated works from 1968-2012, New York, NY

Bortolami Gallery, New York, New York

Petzel Gallery, New York, New York

2012

Architectural Dispositions, Thomas Solomon Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Monumenta at the Grand Palais, Paris, France

Lux Perpetua, Kamel Mennour Galerie, Paris, France

2011

Allegro Vivace, Staatliche Kunsthalle, Baden-Baden

Echos, travail in situ, solo exhibition at the Centre Pompidou-Metz, France

Revealed: Turner Contemporary Opens, Margate, England

2010

Daniel Buren, Westwind Arbeiten Situes, Buchmann Galerie, Berlin

Bilder uber Bilder, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung, MUMOK, Vienna

In between Minimalisms – Play van Abbe, Part 2: Time Machines, Stedelijk van

Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, Netherlands

Daniel Buren, MUDAM, Luxembourg

Malerei: Prozess und Wxpansion, MUMOK, Vienna

Multiplications Work in Situ for a Synagogue, Synagogue Stommeln, Pulheim, Germany

2009

A mancha humana / the human stain, public exhibition, CGAC – Centro Galego

de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Constanti del classico nell’arte del XX e XXI secolo, public exhibition, Fondazione

Puglisi Cosentino – Palazzo Valle, Catania Italy

Daniel Buren- Artists Books, Fundacao Serralves, Porto, Portugal

Voir Double, travail in situ, Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium

Transmutation, travail in situ, in “Arte in memoria 5”, Sinagoga di Ostia Antica, Ostia, Rome, Italy

Vide ou Plein? Work in situ for two spaces, Art Dubai, Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE

Le Vent souffle où il veut, Beaufort 03 – The Triennial of Contemporary Art by the Sea, Ostende, Belgium

Arte Povera bis Mininal, Museum Wiesbaden, Wiesbaden, Germany

Les Anneaux, Estuarie 2009, Ile de Nantes, France

Daniel Buren, NeuesMuseum, StaatlichesMuseum für Kunst und Design in

Nürnberg, Nuremberg, Germany

25 Obras, 17 Artistas, 4 Relatos, Centre d’Art la Panera, Lérida, Spain

Just What It is, ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany

Play Van Abbe, Part 1: The game and the players, Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum,

Eindhoven, Netherlands

2007

Curator of L’emprise du lieu, joint exhibition at Domaine Pommery, Reims, France

Stage designer for the Sophie Calle exhibition at the French Pavilion of the Venice Biennale

2005 

The eye of the storm, solo exhibition at the Guggenheim Museum, New York.

Participated in the International Triennale of Contemporary Art, Yokohama.

2004-2006

Six exhibitions in China (Beijing, Jinan, Hangzhu and Tianjin)

2003

Transitions : works in situ, solo exhibition at the Municipal Museum of Art, Toyota  (Japan)

2002

Le Musée qui n’existait pas (“The museum that didn’t exist), solo exhibition at the  Pompidou Center in Paris, France

1996

Transparence de la lumière, solo exhibition at the Mito Art Tower (Mito, Japan) 25

Porticoes : la couleur et ses reflets (“color and its reflections“), public commission for OdaibaBay, Tokyo, Japan

1994

Déplacement-Jaillissement : d’une fontaine les autres, public commission for Place des Terreaux, Lyon, France

Sens dessus-dessous, travail in situ et en mouvement (“work in situ and in motion“), commissioned by Lyon Parc Auto for the Celestins parking lot in Lyon, France (prize for finest parking lot in Europe received in Budapest, Hungary

1992

Grand Prix National de Peinture, Paris

1991

International Award for Best Artist, The Bad Wurtemberg Land, Stuttgart, Germany

1990 

Living Treasure prize bestowed by New Zealand

1989

Solo exhibitions at the Touko Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo and the ICA in Nagoya (Japan)

1986

Les deux plateaux, sculpture in situ, public commission for the Central Court of the Palais Royal in Paris

Golden Lion for best pavilion at the 42nd Biennale in Venice

1983

Beginning of a close collaboration (more than 10 exhibitions, personal and group) with the Kanransha Gallery, Tokyo

1982 / 1983 / 1984 / 1985 / 2000 / 2005

Performances of Couleurs Superposées in Genazzano, Tokyo, Berne, Eindhoven,  Venice, Villeneuve d’Ascq, New York and Paris

1976 

Three simultaneous exhibitions in the Netherlands: Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven / StedelijkMuseum, Amsterdam / Kröller-MüllerMuseum, Otterlo

1975 / 1979 / 1980 / 1983 / 1998 / 1999 / 2004 / 2005

Toile/Voile-Voile/Toile, boat races followed by museum displays of sail-canvasses in Berlin, Geneva, Lucerne, Villeneuve d’Ascq, Lyon-Villeurbanne, Tel-Aviv, Seville and Grasmere

1975-1982

First Cabane Éclatée (“splayed cabin“) for the Städtisches Museum, Mönchengladbach, Germany

1973 / 2006

Solo exhibitions at the MOMA, Oxford, UK

1972 / 1974 / 1976 / 1978 / 1980 / 1984 / 1986 / 1993 / 1997 / 2003 / 2007

Participated in the Venice Biennale

1972 / 1977 / 1982

Participated in Documenta, Kassel, Germany

1971

Eine Manifestation, first solo exhibition in a museum, Städtisches Museum, Mönchengladbach (Germany)

Peinture-Sculpture, work censored at the “VIth Guggenheim International” exhibition, Guggenheim Museum, New York

1970

Participated in the 10th Tokyo Biennale International Exhibition (Tokyo, Japan)

Affichages sauvages (fly-posting) in the Paris, Tokyo and New York subways

First video work with the Gerry Schum gallery, Düsseldorf, Germany

1969

Interruption, exhibition-presentation of 8 films on a Scopitone at the Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris

1968 / 1969 / 1971 / 1976

Participated in Prospect, Düsseldorf, Germany

1968

First solo exhibit at Galerie Apollinaire, Milan

1967

First affichages sauvages (”fly-posting”) in the streets of Paris

1966-67

Events staged by the foursome Buren, Mosset, Parmentier & Toroni

1965

Grand Prix at the Paris Biennale.

Prix Lefranc de la Jeune Peinture (prize for young painters)

1960-61

First public commission of murals for a hotel on St. Croix (U.S. Virgin Islands). To date more than 180 exhibitions have followed since in the USA