Marcel Broodthaers



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Marcel Broodthaers

(b. 1924 in Brussels, Belgium. d. 1976)

Marcel Broodthaers’ work has been shown at Documenta 10, 7 and 5, Kassel (1997, 1982, and 1972) and at the Venice Biennial (1980, 1978, and 1976). Recent solo exhibitions of Marcel Broodthaers’ work have been shown at the Museo d’Arte Moderna di Bologna, Bologna, Italy (2012) the Kunstmuseum Winterthur (2012), and the Stedelijk Museum, Gent (2006). Important past retrospectives of Marcel Broodthaers’ work have been held at the Walker Art Center (1989), Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (1989); Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh (1989); Jeu de Paume, Paris (1991); the Palais des Beaux Arts, Brussels (2000) and the Tate Gallery, London (1980). An important solo exhibition of the film work, “Marcel Broodthaers: Cinéma,” was shown at Fundacio Antoni Tapies, Barcelona; Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela, and Kunsthalle, Dusseldorf (1997).

SOLO

2012
Marcel Broodthaers: L’espace de l’écriture, Museo d’Arte Moderna di Bologna, Bologna, Italy
Cinéma Modèle, Kunstmuseum Winterthur
2011
Marcel Broodthaers, Cheapart, Athens, Greece
2010
Marcel Broodthaers und heute – Im Rahmen der Quadriennale 2010,” Kunsthalle Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
Marian Goodman Gallery, New York City, NY
2008
Décor: A Conquest by Marcel Broodthaers, Arts Club of Chicago, Chicago, IL
2006
Pense-Bête - SMAK Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Gent
2005
Texte et Photos,” Centro de Arte Moderna – CAM – Fundacao Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon, Portugal
Museo de la Pasión, Valladolid

GROUP

2013
Amazing! Clever! Linguistic! An Adventure in Conceptual Art”, Generali Foundation, Vienna, Austria
Neunzehnhundertsiebzig. Material, Orte, Denkprozesse, Kunstmuseum Luzern, Luzern, Switzerland
A Trip from Here to There, Museum of Modern Art, New York
Wanderlust (Francis Alÿs, Marcel Broodthaers, Honoré d’O, Joëlle “Tuerlinckx, Panamarenko), Chengdu Museum of Contemporary Art, Chengdu, China
DLA Piper Series: This is Sculpture, Tate Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom
Dark Ages to Enlightenment, Tower of London, London, United Kingdom
2012
Manifesta 9, European Biennial of Contemporary Art, Genk, Belgium
Alice Im Wunderland Der Kunst, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg
Ecstatic Alphabets/Heaps of Language, Museum of Modern Art, New York
Postscript: Writing After Conceptual Art, Museum of Contemporary Art Denver, Denver, USA.
Silence, The Menil Collection, Houston, Texas, USA
The Small Utopia – Ars Multiplicata, Fondazione Prada, Milan, Italy
2011
In Praise of Doubt, Punta Della Dogana, Francois Pinault Foundation, Venice, Italy
L’Invention de l’oeuvre, Rodin et les ambassadeurs, Musée Auguste Rodin, Paris, France
Vermessung der Welt - Heterotopien und Wissensräume in der Kunst, Kunsthaus Graz, Austria
Beziehungsarbeit – Kunst und Institution, Künstlerhaus k/haus Wien, Vienna
Staging the Archive, MACE – Museu de Arte Contemporanea de Elvas, Portugal
2010
Animism, MuHKA Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen, Antwerp, Belgium, Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, Switzerland
Collection / Porto : Museu Serralves, Domaine de Kerguéhennec – Centre d’Art Contemporain, Bignan, France
Silent Revolution – A new presentation of the permanent collection, K20K21 Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf, Germany
The Promised Land, Kunstgewerbemuseum Dresden, Dresden

Marcel Broodthaers Exhibitions

Marcel Broodthaers
Marcel Broodthaers

SECTION CINÉMA
September 9 - October 16, 2010
New York


30/40 Part II
30/40 Part II

A Selection of Forty Artists from Thirty Years at Marian Goodman Gallery
October 23 - November 24, 2007
New York


Invisible Colors
Invisible Colors

Curated by Karina Daskalov
June 23 - July 27, 2007
Paris


Reflecting the Mirror
Reflecting the Mirror

Curated by Karina Daskalov
June 14 - August 27, 2004
New York



Marcel Broodthaers Publications

Marcel Broodthaers
Marcel Broodthaers

Interview with a Cat
Marcel Broodthaers

Musée d'art Moderne, Departement des Aigles, Section Publicite
Marcel Broodthaers

Section Cinema (PART II)
Marcel Broodthaers


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