Marcel Broodthaers
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.MARCEL BROODTHAERS BIOGRAPHY

1924-1976, Brussels, Belgium

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019
Marcel Broodthaers – Soleil Politique Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen (MuHKA) Antwerp Belgium

2018
Marcel Broodthаers. Poetry and images Garage Museum of Contemporary Art Moscow Russia

2017
Marcel Broodthaers - Un Jardin d’Hiver Hauser & Wirth - London London United Kingdom
Marcel Broodthaers: A Retrospective K21 Dusseldorf Germany

2016
Marcel Broodthaers - Una retrospectiva Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía Madrid Spain
Marcel Broodthaers - Le Perroquet. Ne dites pas que je ne l´ai pas dit & The Complete Prints and Books & Other Works Baronian Xippas Brussels Belgium
Marcel Broodthaers - Musée à vendre Weserburg | Museum für moderne Kunst Bremen Germany
Marcel Broodthaers - Invitation to a Voyage Alden Projects New York City, NY United States
Marcel Broodthaers - Paul Kasmin Gallery New York City, NY United States
Marcel Broodthaers - Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) New York City, NY United States
Marcel Broodthaers - Ecriture Michael Werner Gallery - New York New York City, NY United States

2015
Marcel Broodthaers - Kunsthalle Fridericianum Kassel Germany
Marcel Broodthaers - Herbert Foundation Ghent Belgium
Marcel Broodthaers - Poet And Artist Stedelijk Van Abbe museum Eindhoven Netherlands

2014
Décor: A Conquest Aspen Art MuseumAspen, CO United States
Marcel Broodthaers - Extra Muros Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst (S.M.A.K.) Ghent Belgium
Marcel Broodthaers - Words, things and concepts Ak bank Art Center Istanbul Turkey

2013
Marcel Broodthaers - Décor: A Conquest And Bricks: 1966-1975 Michael Werner Gallery - London London United Kingdom

2012
Marcel Broodthaers. L'espace de l'écriture MAMbo - Galleria d'Arte Moderna di Bologna Bologna Italy
Marcel Broodthaers Campoli Presti - London London United Kingdom

2011
Marcel Broodthaers Cheap art Athens Greece

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2020
It Never Ends. John M Armleder & GuestsKanal - Centre Pompidou Brussels Belgium
Joker Jahn und Jahn Munich Germany
Words Simon Lee Gallery - London London United Kingdom
Folklore Centre Pompidou-Metz Metz France
Plan AFRAC Poitou-Charentes - Angoulême Angoulême France

2019
The Technological Hand Konrad Fischer Galerie - Berlin Berlin Germany
Ekphrasis Boghossian Foundation Brussels Belgium
2019-2 Collection Highlights & Special Feature: An Inner LandscapeⅡ―Symbols and Abstractions Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art Hiroshima Japan
Déambulation dans la collection du Frac Bretagne: De la Terre à la Lune Centre d'Art Passerelle Brest France
Atlas. A Cartography of Donation Musée cantonal des Beaux-Arts - MCBA Lausanne Switzerland
Travail, Loisirs, Repos : Un Droit...!?BPS22 - Musée d'art de la Province de Hainaut Charleroi Belgium
Foncteur d’oubli FRAC - Ile-de-France - Le Plateau Paris France
The Sylvio Perlstein Collection A Luta Continua Hauser & Wirth - Hong Kong Hong Kong
Feast of Fools Kasteel van Gaasbeek Lennik Belgium
Des mots et des choses FRAC - Bretagne Châteaugiron France
Marcel Duchamp: Das Unmögliche sehen Staatliches Museum Schwerin Schwerin Germany
The Collection (1) | Highlights for a Future Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst (S.M.A.K.) GhentBelgium
Ganar perdiendo / Winning by Losing Centro Centro Cibeles Madrid Spain
Die Zukunft Der Zeichnung: Konzept Das Neue In Der Sammlung Etzold - Folge 3Städtisches Museum Abteiberg Mönchengladbach Germany
Entusiasme: El repte i l’obstinacio en la Coŀleccio MACB Antusiasme: El repte i l’obstinació en la Coŀlecció MACBA Centre d'Art Maristany Sant Cugat del Vallès Spain

2018
On the way through the collections of Centre for Engravings and Prints of La Louvière Centre Wallonie-Bruxelles Paris France
Entusiasme: El repte i l’obstinació en la Coŀlecció MACBA Centre d'Art Contemporani La Sala Vilanova i la Geltrú Spain
A lheure du dessin, 6e temps - trace Château de Servières Marseille France
Thinking. Ahead Galerie Erna Hécey Luxembourg Luxembourg

Power of Language Museum der Moderne Salzburg Austria
Power of Language. From the Collections Generali Foundation Salzburg Austria
Archives in Residence Haus der Kunst Munich Germany
Resistance CENTRALE for contemporary art Brussels Belgium
Entusiasme: El repte i l’obstinació en la Co?lecció MACBA Museu de la Pell d´Igualada i Comarcal de l´AnoiaIgualada Spain
Aktion: Conceptual Art And Photography (1960 - 1980) Richard Saltoun London United Kingdom
Towards Infinity: 1965-1980 Simon Lee Gallery - London London United Kingdom
Shapeshifting: Eisenstein as Methodms - Muzeum Sztuki Lodz Lodz Poland
Entusiasme: El repte i l’obstinació en la Co?lecció MACBA Museu d'Art de Cerdanyola Cerdanyola del Vallès Spain
Object: AdministrationKanal - Centre Pompidou Brussels Belgium
Reichtum: Schwarz ist GoldLehmbruck Museum Duisburg Germany
Towards Infinity: 1965-1980 Simon Lee Gallery - New York New York City, NY United States
A Luta Continua - The Sylvio Perlstein Collection Hauser & Wirth - New York, 22nd Street New York City, NY United States
General Rehearsal, A show from the collections of V-A-C, MMOMA and Kadist Moscow museum of modern art - MMOMA, Petrovka Moscow Russia
Dancing with myself Punta della Dogana - Francois Pinault Foundation Venice Italy
From the Cabinet of Curiosities to the Curatorial Situation Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden Baden-Baden Germany
Karneval der Tiere Kunst museum Luzern Lucerne Switzerland
Entusiasme: El repte i l’obstinació en la Co?lecció MACBA Muxart Espai Art i Creacio Contemporanis Martorell Spain

2017
Galeristes Galerie de France Paris France
La tempête CRAC - Centre Régional d'Art Contemporain de Sète Sète France
A Tale of Two Worlds Museum für Moderne Kunst (MMK) Frankfurt/Main Germany
Entusiasme: El repte i l’obstinació en la Co?lecció MACBA Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona (MACBA) Barcelona Spain
Entusiasme: El Repte I L’Obstinaci? En La Coŀlecci? MacbaCentre Cultural de Ripollet Ripollet Spain
Never Ending Stories Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg Wolfsburg Germany
Marcel Broodthaers and James Lee ByarsMarian Goodman Gallery New York City, NY United States
Magritte, Broodthaers & Contemporary Art Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Brussels Belgium
Natural Histories Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig (MUMOK) Vienna Austria
Musee En oeuvre(S) Nouveau Parcours au Musee et Nouvelle Presentation des Collections Contemporaines Centre Pompidou Paris France
“Artists' Publications: The Belgian Contribution”Maurice Verbaet Center Antwerp Belgium
Entusiasmo. El reto y el empeño en la Colección MACBA Museu de Badalona Badalona Spain
Räume, Werke, Vergegenwärtigungen Des Antimuseums 1967 – 1978 Städtisches Museum Abteiberg Mönchengladbach Germany
Art And Alphabet Hamburger Kunsthalle Hamburg Germany
Fantastic Art in Belgium Bunkamura Tokyo Japan
Doubles, Dobros, Pliegues, Pares, Twins, Mitades The Warehouse Dallas, TX United States
Honey, I rearranged the collection - Posters de la collection LempertMusée Régional D'Art Contemporain Languedoc-Roussillon Sérignan France
Sunset Decor Marian Goodman Gallery New York City, NY United States
Bxl Universel Centre Wallonie-Bruxelles Paris France
Diapositive - Histoire de la photographie projetée Musée de l'Elysée Lausanne Switzerland
TrésorsImmanence, espace d'art contemporain Paris France
Fantastic Art in Belgium Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art Kobe Japan
Intuition Palazzo Fortuny Venice Italy
Serralves Collection: 1960-1980 Museu Serralves - Museu de Arte Contemporânea Porto Portugal
Le musée absentWIELS - Centre d'Art Contemporain Brussels Belgium
Wirtschaftswerte / Museumswerte Kunsthalle Düsseldorf Dusseldorf Germany
Nowherel and Galerie Utopia Berlin Germany
The Meantime Voorlinden museum Wassenaar Netherlands
moving is in every direction. Environments – Installations – Narrative Spaces Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart Berlin Germany
Q&A: Artists in Conversation Whitechapel Art Gallery London United Kingdom
In/Human: The Body as ResourceKelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum Glasgow, Scotland United Kingdom
Primary Structures - Meisterwerke der Minimal ArtMuseum für Moderne Kunst (MMK) Frankfurt/Main Germany
Punto de Partida. Colección Isabel y Agustín CoppelSala de Arte Santander - Fundación Banco Santander Madrid Spain
Seeing Nature: Landscape Masterworks from the Paul G. Allen Family Collection Seattle Art Museum Seattle, WA United States

2016
Las horas perdidas Artista x Artista Havana Cuba
Dada n’attrappe pas les mouches Centre d'Art le LAITAlbiFrance
Question the Wall Itself Walker Art Center Minneapolis, MN United States
Kaleidoscope: The Vanished Reality Modern Art Oxford Oxford United Kingdom
Animality Marian Goodman Gallery - London London United Kingdom

Seeable / Sayable Kunstnernes Hus Oslo Norway
Kunst in Europa 1945–1968ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medien Karlsruhe Germany
Good Things Come To Those Who Wait Galerie Gabrielle Maubrie Paris France
BXL Universel CENTRALE for contemporary art Brussels Belgium
UprisingsJeu de Paume Paris France
Jài entendu direImmanence, espace d'art contemporain Paris France
EtherGalerie Chantal Crousel Paris France
Modernity à la belge Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Brussels Belgium
Versus - La Sfida Dell'artista Al Suo Modello In Un Secolo Di Fotografia E Disegno Galleria Civica di Modena Modena Italy
Rencontre Arles 2016 Les Rencontres d'Arles Arles France
Das Kapital. Schuld – Territorium – Utopie Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart Berlin Germany
Facing The Future - Art In Europe 1945-68 Palais des Beaux-Arts (BOZAR) Brussels Belgium
Macba Collection 31 Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona (MACBA) Barcelona Spain
Turning Pages / Modern book culture in the collections of the Olomouc Museum of art Zapadoceska galerie Pilsen Czech Republic
The Science of Imaginary Solutions BREESE LITTLE London United Kingdom
Pure Friction Galerie Marian Goodman - Paris Paris France
With A Touch Of Pink - With A Bit Of Violet - With A Hint Of Green - Dorothee Fischer - In Memoriam Konrad Fischer Galerie - Düsseldorf Dusseldorf Germany
Lexicon Gagosian Gallery Paris France

 

COLLECTIONS

Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) New York City, NY
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA) Chicago, IL
Walker Art Center Minneapolis, MN
Philadelphia Museum of Art Philadelphia, PA
The Warehouse Dallas, TX
Centre Pompidou Paris
Musée d'art moderne et contemporain de Saint-Étienne (MAMC) Saint-Etienne
Musée d'Art Contemporain Lyon Lyon
FRAC - Nord-Pas de Calais Dunkerque
FRAC - Occitanie Montpellier Montpellier
Musée d'Art Moderne et Contemporain (MAMCS) Strasbourg
FRAC Poitou-Charentes - Angoulême Angoulême
Musée de l’Objet Blois
Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart Berlin
Museum für Moderne Kunst (MMK) Frankfurt/Main
Städel Museum Frankfurt/Main
K21 Dusseldorf
Wilhelm Hack Museum Ludwigshafen
SK Stiftung Kultur Cologne
Städtisches Museum Abteiberg Mönchengladbach
Kunstpalais Erlangen Erlangen
Sammlung Hoffmann Berlin
Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía Madrid
Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona (MACBA) Barcelona
Tate Modern London
Tate Britain London
Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen (MuHKA) Antwerp
Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst (S.M.A.K.) Ghent
Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Brussels
Mu.ZEE Oostende
Musée d'Ixelles Brussels
Centre de la Gravure et de l'Image imprimée La Louvière
Groeninge Museum Bruges
Dexia Art Gallery Brussels
Museu Serralves - Museu de Arte Contemporânea Porto
Kunsthaus Zürich Zurich
UBS Art Collection Zurich
Belvedere Vienna
Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein Vaduz
Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum Eindhoven
Bonnefantenmuseum Maastricht
Kröller-Müller Museum Otterlo
Kiasma - Museum of Contemporary Art Helsinki
Leeum - Samsung Museum of Art Seoul
Museet for Samtidskunst / Museum of Contemporary Art Roskilde

 

BIENNIALS

2018
3rd Beijing Photo Biennial Beijing Photo Biennial Beijing China

2017
14th Biennale de Lyon La Biennale de Lyon Lyon France
Biennale für aktuelle Fotografie - Farewell Photography Biennale für aktuelle Fotografie Mannheim Germany
Documenta (14) - Kassel Documenta Kassel Germany
Documenta (14) - Athens Documenta Athens Greece

2015
Anozero 2015: um lance de dados Bienal de Arte Contemporânea de Coimbra Coimbra Portugal
Biennale di Venezia - 56th International Art Exhibition La Biennale di Venezia Venice Italy

2014
Yokohama Triennale 2014 Yokohama Triennale Yokohama Japan

2012
Manifesta 9 Manifesta - European Biennial of Contemporary Art Genk Belgium
Eva International 2012 eva international Limerick Ireland (Republic)

2006
27° Bienal de São PauloBienal de Sao Paulo São Paulo Brazil

2004
Manifesta 5 - San Sebastian Manifesta - European Biennial of Contemporary Art Amsterdam Netherlands

2001
I Bienal de Valencia - The Body of Art Bienal de Valencia Valencia Spain

1997
documenta X Documenta Kassel Germany

1995
4. International İstanbul Biennial Istanbul Biennial Istanbul Turkey

1994
22° Bienal de São Paulo Bienal de Sao Paulo São Paulo Brazil

1990
8th Biennale of Sydney 1990 - The Readymade Boomerang Biennale of Sydney Sydney, NSW Australia

1984
41. Esposizione Internazionale d'ArteLa Biennale di Venezia Venice Italy

1982
documenta 7 Documenta Kassel Germany

1979
3rd Biennale of Sydney: European Dialogue Biennale of Sydney Sydney, NSW Australia

1978
La Biennale di Venezia 1978. From Nature to Art, from Art to Nature La Biennale di Venezia Venice Italy

1977
documenta 6 Documenta Kassel Germany

1972
documenta 5 Documenta Kassel Germany