Timeline

1963
Born in New Haven
1982–1986
School of Visual Arts, New York
1987–1988
Whitney Independent Study Program, New York
Lives and works in Norfolk, CT and New York, NY

Exhibitions

2009
Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Basel (solo)
2009
Bonvicini/Burr, with Monica Bonvicini, Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus und Kunstbau, Munich, travelling to Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Basel (solo)
2009
Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London (solo)
2009
Bortolami Gallery, New York (solo)
2008
Descending, Franco Noero, Turin (solo)
2008
A Season in Brussels, Galerie neu at Dépendance, Brussels
2008
A New High in Getting Low (nyc), Connelly Presents, New York
2008
‘Black and Blue’, Almine Reich Gallery, Paris (solo)
2008
‘Addict Love’, Sculpture Center, New York (solo)
2008
‘Unmonumental : The object in the 21st Century’, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, USA
2007
‘Tom Burr/Walter Pfeiffer’, curated by Florence Derieux and Gianni Jetzer. Swiss Institute Contemporary Art, New York, USA (solo)
2007
‘Unmonumental : The Object In The 21st Century’, New Museum of contemporary art, NY, USA
2007
‘Pale Carnage’, Arnolfini, Bristol, England, UK
2007
‘The Happiness of Objects’, Sculpture Center, New York, NY, USA
2007
‘Walk! - Walking as Artistic Method’, Kunstraum Kreuzberg/Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
2007
Anxiety – A Showcase, Schinkel Pavillon, Berlin (solo)
2007
Moods, Secession, Vienna (solo)
2006
Extrospective, Museé Cantonal des Beaux-Arts de Lausanne (solo)
2006
Relapse, Stuart Shave/ Modern Art, London (solo)
2006
The Eighth Square, Museum Ludwig, Cologne
2006
The Name of This Show Is Not GAY ART NOW, Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, curated by Jack Pierson
2006
Warum etwas zeigen, was man sehen kann, Galerie fur Zeitgenossische Kunst, Leipzig
2006
‘Tom Burr & Jack Piereson’, Neu Gallery, Berlin, Germany
2005
HaubrokShows. B Sharp, Xantener Strasse 7, Berlin
2005
Down the Garden Path: The Artist’s Garden After Modernism, Queens Museum of Art, New York
2005
Nolens Volens, Galerie Neu, Berlin
2005
EXILE New York is a good Hotel, Broadway 1602, New York
2005
Complete Breakdown, Galerie Neu, Berlin (solo)
2005
Privy, Please, The Norfolk Library, Norfolk, Connecticut (solo)
2005
The Complete Stories of Truman Capote, romaromaroma, Rome (solo)
2005
Residence, MICA Foundation, New York
2004
Trafic d’influence: Art & Design, Collection Frac Nord Pas-de-Calais, Dunkerque
2004
Election, American Fine Art, Colin de Land Fine Art, New York
2004
When the lights go out…, Cohan & Leslie, New York
2004
The Future Has a Silver Lining, Migros Museum fur Gegenwartskunst, Zurich
2004
Braunschweig Parcours 2004, Braunschweig
2004
Whitney Biennial 2004, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
2004
Beginning Here: 101 Ways, Visual Arts Gallery, New York
2004
Strange Weather, Modern Art, London
2004
It’s all an Illusion, Migros Museum fur Gegenwartskunst, Zurich
2004
Our Lady of the Flowers, Galleria Franco Noero, Turin (solo)
2004
Flowers Observed, Flowers Transformed, The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh
2003
Le Rayon Noir, Circuit-Assossiation d’Art Contemporain, Lausanne
2003
New Space! Group Show!, Galeria Franco Noero, Turin
2003
Gone, Gone, American Fine Arts, New York (solo)
2003
Die Stalle/The Stalls, Galerie Christian Nagel, Cologne (solo)
2003
The Screens, Institute for Visual Culture, Cambridge (solo)
2002
Piscine, Galerie Almine Reich, Paris (solo)
2002
Deep Purple, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (solo)
2002
Dog Days, Greene Naftali Gallery, New York (solo)
2002
Grey Gardens, Michael Kohn Gallery, Los Angeles
2002
My head is on fire but my heart is full of love, Charlottenborg Udstillings-bygning, Copenhagen
2002
Xeros, Ecole du Magasin, Center National d’Art Contemporain, Grenoble
2001
Deliberate Living, Greene Naftali Gallery, New York
2001
Parttnerschaften – Unterbrochene Karrieren, Neue Gessellschaft fur Bildende Kunst, Berlin
2001
American Fine Arts, New York
2001
Brutalism, Galerie neu, Berlin (solo)
2000
Low Slung, Kunstverein Braunschweig, Braunschweig (solo)
2000
Quiet Life, Ursula Blickle Stiftung, Kraichtal-Unterowisheim, curated by Michael Neff
2000
Sightings, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York, curated by Jeffrey Walkowiak
2000
Space Open 2000, Space studios, London
1999
Black Box, Artforum Berlin, Galerie Neu, Berlin (solo)
1999
Private Property: Anti-Public Sculpture, Galerie Almine Reich, Paris (solo)
1998
Surface, Galerie Neu, Berlin (solo)
1998
The Medical Show, Galeria Marta Cervera, Madrid (solo)
1998
Model, Galerie Belvedere, Wien, Austria
1998
I Hate Movies , Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York, curated by Tom Borgese
1998
Parasite , The Drawing Center , New York
1997
Sans Titre, Froment + Putman, Paris
1997
Stainless, American Fine Arts, New York (solo)
1996
Disappeared, Randolph Street Gallery, Chicago
1996
American Fine Arts, New York
1996
Ideal Standard Life, Spiral Garden, Tokyo
1996
Gramercy International Art Fair, New York
1995
42nd Street Structures, American Fine Arts, New York (solo)
1995
Birgit Kung, Zurich
1995
Architectures of Display with architect Toshiko Mori, organised by Minetta Brook, New York
1995
Platzwechsel (with Ursula Biemann, Mark Dion, Christian Philipp Muller), Kunsthalle Zurich und Schweizer National- museum, Zurich
1995
Mapping: A Response to MOMA, American Fine Arts, New York
1994
Lace, Los Angeles, California
1994
The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York
1994
American Fine Arts, New York (solo)
1993
Kontext Kunst, Kunstlerhaus Graz, Austria
1993
What Happened to the Institutional Critique, curated by James Meyer, American Fine Arts, New York
1993
Social Subjects, YYZ, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
1993
Sonsbeek 93, Arnheim, Netherlands
1993
Project Untie, Firminy, France
1992
White Colums, New York
1992
American Fine Arts, New York
1992
White Columns, New York (solo)
1989
Paula Allen Gallery, New York
1989
American Fine Arts, New York
1988
Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center, Buffalo, New York
1988
Whitney Independent Study Program, New York