Steve McQueen



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Steve McQueen

(b. 1969, London. Lives and works in Amsterdam and London.)

Steve McQueen CBE trained at the Chelsea School of Art, London; Goldsmith College, London; and at the Tisch School of Arts, New York University. He was the recipient of an ICA Futures Award in (1996), a DAAD Artist in Residence Grant in Berlin (1999), the Turner Prize, Tate Gallery, London (1999), the Sydney Film Prize, Sydney Film Festival (2008), and the Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in 2011. He has participated in Documenta X (1997), XI (2002) and XII (2007) and in the Venice Biennale (2013, 2009 and 2003). He has had a number of international solo exhibitions, including at the National Portrait Gallery, London (2010), the Art Institute in Chicago (2009), the Fondazione Prada, Milan (2005), the Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris (2003) and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, California (1998). A retrospective of his work was recently exhibited at the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago (2012) and the Schaulager, Basel (2013).

RECENT SOLO SHOWS

2013
Steve McQueen, Schaulager, Basel, Switzerland
Steve McQueen, Rayners Lane, xavierllaboulbenne, Berlin
2012
Steve McQueen, The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
2010
Marian Goodman Gallery, New York, New York.
Queen and Country: A Project by Steve McQueen,” National Portrait Gallery, London
2009
British Pavilion, 53rd International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
Steve McQueen, Walter Phillips Gallery, The Banff Centre, Banff, Canada
2007
For Queen and Country, A Commission by Steve McQueen, Manchester Central Library, England.
2006
Caresses, Marugame Genichiro-Inokuma Museum of Contemporary Art, Marugame, Japan.

RECENT GROUP SHOWS

2013
EXPO 1: New York, MoMA P.S. 1, Long Island City, New York
El Mañana Ya Estuvo Aqui, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Monterrey, Monterrey, Mexico
Il Palazzo Enciclopedico (The Encyclopedic Palace), 55th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
Besser scheitern, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany
2012
Sympathy for the Devil, Vanhaerents Art Collection, Brussels, Belgium (through 2013)
Migrations – Journeys into British Art, Tate Britain, London, England
Contemporary Galleries: 1980–Now, Museum of Modern Art, New
York City, NY
Lost Line: Contemporary Art from the Collection, LACMA, Los Angeles (through 2013)
2011
You Have Been There, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York
Goetz Collection, Museum Villa Stuck, Munich, Germany
Found in Translation, Guggenheim Museum, New York
The Luminous Interval, Guggenheim Bilbao, Bilbao, Spain
2009
Sounds and Visions: Artists' Films and Videos from Europe," Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel
The Quick and the Dead, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota
2008
The Cinema Effect: Illusion, Reality and the Moving Image, The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC
Wizard of Oz, Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, California.
2007
Vertigo, Museo d'Arte Moderna, Bologna, Italy
Electrones Libres: A Selection of Works from the Lemaître Collection, Tabacalera Donosita, San Sebastian,

Steve McQueen Exhibitions

Steve McQueen
Steve McQueen

January 19 - March 6, 2010
New York


Steve McQueen
Steve McQueen

October 23 - November 29, 2008
Paris


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


Equal, That is, to the Real Itself
Equal, That is, to the Real Itself

Curated by Linda Norden
June 21 - July 28, 2007
New York


Steve McQueen
Steve McQueen

February 4 - March 11, 2006
Paris


Steve McQueen
Steve McQueen

January 14 - February 19, 2005
New York


Steve McQueen
Steve McQueen

November 10 - December 22, 2001
Paris


Steve McQueen
Steve McQueen

Current and Cold Breath
May 30 - July 14, 2000
New York


Steve McQueen
Steve McQueen

Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue
September 12 - October 10, 1998
Paris



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