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Sean Scully    (American/Irish, 1945)

 Sean Scully - Paris black (Prints and Multiples) h: 76 x w: 106 cm / h: 29.9 x w: 41.7 in
Sean Scully
Paris black 2004
 
  

Biography
1945 Born in Dublin, Ireland on January 3rd
1949 Family moved to London
1965 - 1968 Studied at Croydon College of Art, London, England
1968 - 1972 Studied at Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
1972 - 1973 Studied at Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
1973 - 1975 Taught at Chelsea School of Art and Goldsmiths' School of Art, London, United Kingdom
1975 Moved to the United States
1977 - 1983 Taught at Princeton University
1983 Received Guggenheim Fellowship
1983 Became American Citizen
1983 Received Artist's Fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts
1990 Monograph published by Hudson Hills Press, New York
1992 Revisited Morocco in December to make a film on Matisse for the BBC
1993 First exhibition of the Catherine Paintings in the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Texas
1994 Made first paintings in new studio in Barcelona in the summer
1994 Participated in the Joseph Beuys Lectures, Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art, Oxford University, Oxford, UK
1994 Participated in a colloquium held in conjunction with the exhibition 'Richard Pousette, Dart (1916, 1992)' at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
1994 Moved into a new studio in Chelsea, New York City
1994 Made an honorary member of the London Institute
2002 Started working as a part-time professor of painting at Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Munich, Germany
2003 Massachusetts College of Art, Honorary Doctor of Fine Arts Degree
2003 National University of Ireland, Honorary Doctor of Fine Arts Degree
2006 Sean Scully Room, A room dedicated to Sean Scullys’ work, Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane, Dublin, Ireland, opened on May 5th
1945 - Present Lives and works in the USA

Exhibitions
2013 EDGE, ORDER, RUPTURE, Galerie Lelong, New York, NY
2012 - 2013 Sean Scully: Iona & Related Paintings, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA (solo)
2012 Sean Scully: Retrospective, Lentos Kunstmuseum Linz, Switzerland (solo)
2012 Sean Scully: Grey Wolf – Retrospektive, Kunstmuseum Bern, Bern, Switzerland and Lentos Kunstmuseum Linz, Austria (solo)
2012 Sean Scully: Doric, Benaki Museum of Art, Athens, Greece and Instituto Valenciano de Arte Moderno, Valencia, Spain (solo)
2012 Sean Scully: Luz del Sur, Alhambra – Palacio Carlos V, Granada, Spain (solo)
2011 "Sean Scully. Works on Paper," Luther W. Brady Art Gallery, The George Washington University, Washington D.C. (solo)
2011 “The Minimal Gesture,” Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, United Kingdom
2011 “Creating the New Century: Contemporary Art from the Dicke Collection,” The Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, Ohio
2011 “The Shadow of the Corner of the Wall: Liliane Tomasko and Sean Scully,” Das Haus am Lützowplatz, Berlin, Germany
2011 “Photography,” LA Louver Gallery, Venice, California
2011 “The Cracked Looking Glass,” Main Gallery and Milberg Gallery, Firestone Library, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey
2010 “Liliane,” Alexander and Bonin, New York, New York (solo)
2010 Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, England (solo)
2010 “Iona,” Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland (solo)
2010 “Sean Scully: Works from the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth,” Old Jail Art Center, Albany, Texas (solo)
2010 “Works from the 1980s,” Organized by Visual Centre for Contemporary Art, Carlow, Ireland and Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds, United Kingdom (solo)
2010 “The Pictorial World of Sean Scully,” Kunstsammlungen Chemnitz, Chemnitz, Germany
2010 “Building a Collection: Recent Acquisitions of Prints and Drawings,” National Gallery of Victoria, Australia
2010 “17 Malern,” Bayerische Akademia der Schonen Kunst, Munich, Germany
2010 “The Moderns: The Arts in Ireland from the 1900s to the 1970s,” Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland
2010 “Decameron,” New York Studio School, New York, New York
2010 “Calder to Warhol: Introducing the Fisher Collection,” San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California
2010 Summer Exhibition 2010,” Royal Academy of Arts, London, England
2010 “More Photographs Than Bricks,” The George Washington University, Luther W. Brady Art Gallery, Washington, D.C.
2010 “From Homer to Hopper: American Watercolor Masterworks from the Currier Museum of Art,” Manchester, New Hampshire
2010 “Works of Art from the UBS Art Collection,” Der OpernTurm, Frankfurt, Germany
2010 “Memento,” 401 Contemporary, Berlin, Germany
2010 “Hugh Lane Contemporary Print Collection,” The Linenhall Arts Centre, Castlebar, Ireland
2009 “Recent Paintings,” Galerie Lelong, New York, New York (solo)
2009 Walter Storms Galerie, Munich, Germany (solo)
2009 “Modern & Contemporary Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art,” Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire
2009 Shaping Reality: Geometric Abstraction after 1960,” Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, Minnesota
2009 “Histories of the Frontier,” Institut Valencia d'Art Modern (IVAM), Valencia, Spain
2009 “Preview for upcoming exhibitions,” Jamileh Weber Gallery, Zurich, Swirtzerland
2009 “Pop to Present,” Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University, Stanford, California
2009 “Building with Colour,” Gallery North, Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
2009 “Drei. Das Triptychon in der Moderne,” Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
2009 “Regards Croises. Les oeuvres de la BEI a la BCEE,” Galerie d’Art
2009 ContemporainAm Tunnel & Espace Edward Steichen, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
2009 “Paintings from the 80’s,” Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, England (solo)
2009 “Constantinople or The Sensual Concealed: The Imagery of Sean Scully,” MKM Museum Küppersmühle of Modern Art, Duisberg, Germany; Traveling to Ulster Museum, Belfast; Neues Museum Weserburg, Bremen; Kunstsammlungen, Chemnitz (solo)
2009 “Synchronies: Undercurrents in European and American Postwar Abstraction,” Hackett-Freedman Gallery, San Francisco, California
2008 “The Prints of Sean Scully,” The Hyde Collection, Glens Falls, New York (solo)
2008 “The Painted Surface,” Galerie Lelong, Paris, France (solo)
2008 “The Art of the Stripe,” Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire (solo)
2008 “Abstraction in the IVAM Collection,” Institut Valencia d'Art Moderne, Valencia, Spain
2008 “Monet-Kandinsky-Rothko and Aftermath: Paths of Abstract Painting,” Bank Austria Kunstforum, Vienna, Austria
2008 Sean Scully, Galeria Carles Taché, Barcelona, Spain, 27 November (solo)
2008 Sean Scully: La surface peinte, Galerie Lelong, Paris, France, 16 May - 3 July (solo)
2008 Sean Scully: The Art of the Stripe, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, USA, January 12 - March 9 (solo)
2007 - 2008 Sean Scully: A Retrospective, curated by Danilo Eccher, Miro Foundation, Barcelona, June 28 – September 30; travelled to: Musee d’Art Moderne de Saint Etienne Metropole, February 8 - April 6; MACRO al Mattatoio, Rome, April 18 - August 17 (solo)
2007 - 2008 The Prints of Sean Scully, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington DC, USA, May 18 - October 08, travelled to: Naples Museum of Art, Florida, USA, November 10 - January 13; Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minnesota, USA, March 01 - May 04; Hyde Collection, Glens Fall, New York, USA, September 05 - November 02 (solo)
2007 Sean Scully; Walls of Aran, Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland, May 4 – June 2 (solo)
2007 “Photos and Prints,” Galerie Kluser 2, Munich, Germany (solo)
2007 “Aran,” Galerie Lelong, New York, New York (solo)
2007 Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona, Spain; Traveled through 2008 to Musée d’art Moderne Saint-Étienne Métropole, Saint-Étienne, France; MACRO al Mattatoio, Museo d’Arte Contemporanea Roma, Rome, Italy (solo)
2007 Galerie Jamileh Weber, Zürich, Switzerland (solo)
2007 “The Jeff Baldus Collection,” Clausen Art Gallery, Briar Cliff University, Sioux City, Iowa
2007 “Samuel Beckett,” Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
2007 “The Prints of Sean Scully,” Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C.; Traveled through 2008 to Naples Museum of Art, Naples, Florida; Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, Minnesota; and the Hyde Collection, Glen Falls, New York
2007 “Walls of Aran,” Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
2006 - 2007 Sean Scully, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, November 22 - January 20 (solo)
2005 - 2007 Wall of Light, Phillips Collection, Washington DC, October 22, 2005 – January 8, 2006; The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Dallas, Texas, February 12 – May 28; Cincinnati Art Museum, Ohio, June 26 – September 3; Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA, September 25 – January 14, 2007 (solo)
2006 Sean Scully, L.A. Louver, California, USA, May 12 - June 30 (cat.) (solo)
2005 Sean Scully, Sala Alcala 31, Madrid, Spain, October 27 – December 11 (solo)
2005 Sean Scully, Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh, UK, May 25 – July 23 (cat.) (solo)
2005 Sean Scully: New Work, Galerie Lelong, New York, USA, May 12 – June 25 (solo)
2005 Sean Scully, le centre de la Gravure et de l’image imprimée, La Louviere, Belgium, May 14 – August 14 (solo)
2005 Sean Scully, Faith – Hope - Love, Augustinerkloster, Erfut, Germany, March – April (solo)
2005 Sean Scully, Fotografias, Galeria Carles Taché, Barcelona, Spain, May – July (cat.) (solo)
2005 Sean Scully, Graphic Works, Fenton Gallery, Cork, Ireland, March 16 – April 9 (solo)
2005 Soltano Un Quadro Al Massimo, Accademia Tedesca Roma Villa Massimo, Rome, Italy, September 14 – October 21
2005 SIAR 50, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland, November 17 – February 19
2005 Minimalism and After IV, DaimlerChrysler Contemporary, Berlin, Germany
2005 Eye of the Storm: The IMMA Collection, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland, December 13, 2005 – April 17, 2006
2005 Western Biennale of Art: Art Tomorrow, curated by Edward Lucie-Smith, John Natsoulas Gallery, Davis, California
2005 The Giving Person, curated by Lorand Hegyi, Fondazione Culturale Edison, Naples, Italy
2005 Points of View: Landscapes and Photography, Galerie Lelong, New York
2005 Summer Group show, Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland, August 12 – September 03
2004 Sean Scully: Body of Light, National Gallery of Australia, July 23 – October 10 (solo)
2004 Sean Scully: Holly Paintings, Kunstverein Aichach, Germany, May 16 – June 13 (solo)
2004 Sean Scully: Winter Robe, Galerie Lelong, Paris, France, May 13 – July 10 (cat.) (solo)
2004 Sean Scully: Prints 1983- 2003, Irish Cultural Centre, Paris, France (solo)
2004 Sean Scully, Centro Jose Guerrero and Federico Garcia Lorca Foundation, Granada (cat.), May 16 – July 4 (solo)
2004 Sean Scully, Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland, March 31 – April 30 (solo)
2004 Sean Scully, Galerie Bernd Klüser, Munich, Germany, April 5 – April 24 (solo)
2004 Paintings From the 70s, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, UK, March 30 – April 8 (solo)
2004 Los Monocromos: De Malevisch Al Presente, Museo Nacional Centro de Art Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain, June 15 – September 06
2003 - 2004 Sean Scully, Sara Hilden Art Museum, Tempere, Finland; Stiftung Weimarerer Klassik, Weimar, Germany; National Gallery of Austria, Canberra, September 13, 1993 – February 15, 2004 (cat.) LA Louver Gallery, California, November 21 – January 3 (solo)
2003 Sean Scully: Wall of Light, Figures, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, UK, June 11 – July 12 (cat.) (solo)
2003 Sean Scully, Galeria Carles Taché, Barcelona, Spain (cat,) May 19 – end of July (solo)
2003 Sean Scully, Hôtel des Arts, Toulon, France, April 26 June - 15 (cat.) (solo)
2002 Sean Scully, Camara de Comercio de Cantabria, Santander, Spain; Ayuntamiento de Pamplona, Polvorin de la Cindadela (cat.) (solo)
2002 Sean Scully, Gemaldegalerie Neue Meister Staaliche (solo)
2002 Kunstsammlungen, Dresden, Germany, April 19 – June 26 (cat.) (solo)
2002 Kunstsammlungen, Dresden, Germany, April 19 – June 26 (cat.) (solo)
2002 Sean Scully, LA Louver Gallery, Los Angeles, USA, October 25 – November 30 (solo)
2002 Sean Scully, Centro de Art Hélio Oiticica, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (cat.) (solo)
2002 Augeenblik, Foto/ Kunst, Sammlung Essl, Klosternberg, Austria (cat.)
2002 Fundação, Bienal De São Paulo, 25 Bienal De São Paulo, Brazil (cat.)
2002 Margins of Abstraction, curated by Robert Knafo, Kouors Gallery, New York, USA
2002 117th Annual Exhibition, National Academy of Design, New York, USA
2002 No Object, No Subject, No Matter… Abstraction in the IMMA Collection, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Ireland
2001 - 2002 Sean Scully: Wall of Light, curated by Michael Auping, Museo De Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey; Museo de Arte Moderno, Mexico City, Mexico (cat.) (solo)
2001 Sean Scully, Barcelona Etchings for Frederico Garcia Lorca Instituto Cervantes, London, UK (solo)
2001 Sean Scully: Light and Gravity, Knoedler + Company, USA, New York, USA, March 8 – April 28 (cat.) (solo)
2001 New Works on Paper and Photographs, Galerie Lelong, New York, USA, March 10 – April 21 (solo)
2001 Paintings, Drawings, Photographs 1990, 2001, Kunstsammlung, Nordrhein, Westfallen – Düsseldorf, Germany: Haus de Kunst, Munich, Germany; I.V.A.M, Valencia, Spain, (cat.) (solo)
2001 Sean Scully Work on Paper, Rex Irwin Gallery, Woollahra, Australia; Dickerson Gallery, Melbourne, Australia; Galerie Lelong, Paris, France (solo)
2001 Sean Scully, Le Musée Jenisch, Vevey, Switzerland (solo)
2001 Sean Scully; walls/windows/horizons, David Winton Bell Gallery, Brown University, Providence, USA, September 8 – October 8 (solo)
2001 A Century of Drawing, The National Gallery of Art, Washington DC, USA (cat.), November 18 – April 7
2001 Watercolor: In the Abstract, curated by Pamela Auchincloss, Hyde Collection Art Museum, Glens Falls, New York; Michael C Rockefeller Arts Center Gallery, USA; Butler Institute of American Art, Ohio, USA; Ben Shan Gallery, New Jersey, USA; Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, DePaul University, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, USA
2000 New Works, Galerie Jamileh Weber, Zurich, Switzerland
2000 On Canvas: Contemporary Painting from the Collection, The Guggenheim Museum, New York, USA
2000 L’Ombra Della Ragione, Galleria D’Arte Moderna Bologna, Bologna, Italy, May 13 – October 29
2000 September Selections, Knoedler & Company, New York, USA
2000 Drawings, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA; Galeria Carles Taché, Barcelona, Spain (cat.) January 11 – March 12 (solo)
2000 Estampes 1983, 1999, Musee des Beaux Arts de Caen, Caen, France (cat.) (solo)
2000 Sean Scully Photographies, Galerie de l‘ancien college Ecole municipale d’Arts plastiques, Chatellerault, France (solo)
2000 Sean Scully, Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh, UK (solo)
2000 Graphics, Galleria d’Arte A+A, Venice, Italy (solo)
2000 Sean Scully, Galeria Carles Taché, Barcelona, Spain, March – April (solo)
1999 - 2000 Sean Scully: Barcelona Paintings, Galerie Bernd Klüser, München, Germany, December 1999 – February 2000 (cat.) (solo)
1996 - 2000 Works on Paper 1975, 1996, Graphische Sammlung, Munich, Germany; Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany; Henie+Onstad Art Centre, Hovikodden, Norway; Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester, UK; Hugh Lane Municipal Gallery of Art, Dublin, Ireland; Herning, Denmark; Milwaukee, USA; Denver Art Museum, Denver, Colorado, USA; Carpenter Center, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA; Albright, Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, USA (cat.) (solo)
1999 Sean Scully, Galerie Lelong, Paris, France, March 4 – April 17 (cat.) (solo)
1999 Print Retrospective, Graphische Sammlung Albertina, Vienna, Austria; Musee du Dessin et de l’Estampe Originale, Gravelines, France; Von der Heydt Museum, Wuppertal, Germany (catalogue raisonne) (solo)
1999 Sean Scully: New Paintings and Works on Paper, Danese Gallery and Gallery Lelong, New York, USA; South London Gallery, London, UK, June 16 – August 1 (cat.) (solo)
1999 Sean Scully: Work From Garner Tullis Workshop, Galerie Kornfeld, Zurich, Switzerland (solo)
1999 Sean Scully, Galerie Bernd Klüser, Munich, Germany; Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, UK (solo)
1999 Sean Scully, Bawag Foundation, Vienna, Austria, June 4 – August 29 (cat.) (solo)
1999 Sean Scully, Galerie Haas & Fuchs, Berlin, Germany (solo)
1999 Sean Scully, Mira Goddard gallery, Toronto, Canada (solo)
1999 Sean Scully, Galerie Weinberger, Copenhagen, Denmark (solo)
1999 Sean Scully, Galeria Antonia Puyo, Zaragoza, Spain (solo)
1999 Sean Scully, Galerie Le Triangle Blue, Stavelot, Belgium (solo)
1999 The Essl Collection: The First View, Museum Sammlung Essl, Klosterneuberg, Vienna, Austria, November 6, 1999 – October 31, 2000
1999 Signature pieces: Contemporary British Prints and Multiples, Alan Christea Gallery, London, UK
1999 Unlocking the Grid: Concerning the Grid in Recent Painting, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, Rhode Island, USA
1999 Drawing in the Present Tense, Parsons School of Design, New York, USA and (2000) Eastern Connecticut State University, Willimantic, Connecticut, USA
1999 1999 Drawings, Alexander + Bonin, New York, USA, December 11 – January 22
1999 Side by Side, Knoedler + Company, New York, USA
1999 Geometry as Design: Structures of Modern Art from Albers to Paik, Neue National Galerie, Berlin, Germany
1998 Zeit und Materie, Baukunst, Cologne, Germany
1998 Contemporary Art: The Janet, Wolfson de Botton Gift, Tate Gallery, London, UK
1998 The Edward R. Collection: A Selection of Works, Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando, Florida, USA
1998 Photographies, Galerie Lelong, Paris, France
1998 On A Clear Day, Graphische Sammlung, Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
1998 Arterias: Collection Of Contemporary Art, Fundacio La Caixa Malmö Konstall, Malmö, Sweden
1998 Large Scale Drawings, Danese Gallery, New York, USA
1998 Jan Dibbets/ Sean Scully Fotografias, Galeria Estiarte, Madrid, Spain
1998 Sean Scully/ Lawrence Carroll, Lawing Gallery, Houston, Texas, USA
1998 Group Exhibition, Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
1998 Corcoran Biennial, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington DC, USA (cat.)
1998 Acquisitions 1997, Le Conseil General du Val de Marne FDAC, exhibited at Hôtel du Departemnt, Creteil, France
1998 Sarajevo 2000, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wein, Vienna, Austria
1998 Matrix Berkley 1978, 1998, University of Califonia, Berkley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, Berkley, California, USA
1998 En Norsk Samling Au Europeisk Kunst, Trondheim Kunstmuseum, Norway
1997 Sean Scully 1987, 1997, Sala de Expositions Rekalde, Bilbao, Spain, March 13 – May 11; Salas del Palacio Episcopal, Plaza del Obispo, Malaga, Spain; Fundacio ‘la Caixa’, Palma de Mallorca, Spain, March 13 – May 11 (cat.) (solo)
1997 Sean Scully 1982, 1996, Manchester City Art Gallery, Manchester, UK, June 7 – July 13 (cat.) (solo)
1997 Recent Paintings, Galerie Lelong, Paris, France, March 20 – May 24 (cat.) (solo)
1997 Sean Scully, Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland (solo)
1997 Floating Paintings and Photographs, Galerie Lelong, New York, USA (solo)
1997 Sean Scully, Galeria DV, San Sebastian, Spain (cat.) (solo)
1997 Sean Scully, Mary Boone Gallery, New York, USA, September 6 – October 25 (solo)
1997 Sean Scully, Jamieh Weber gallery, Zurich, Switzerland, November 22 – February 28 (solo)
1997 Sean Scully, John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, California, USA (solo)
1997 After The Fall: Abstract Painting, Snug Harbour Cultural Center, Staten Island, New York, USA
1997 British Arts Council Collection, Royal Festival Hall, London, UK
1997 The Pursuit of Painting, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland
1997 Prints, Galerie Lelong, New York, USA
1997 Prints, Galerie Lelong, Paris, France
1997 A Century of Irish Paintings: Selections from the Collection of the Hugh Lane Municipal Gallery of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland; The Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art, Sapporo, Japan; Yamanashi Perfectural Museum of Art, Yamanashi, Japan (cat.)
1997 The View From Denver: Contemporary American Art from the Denver Art Museum, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien, Vienna, Austria (cat.)
1997 Thirty Five Years at Crown Point Press: Making Prints, Doing Art, The National Gallery of Art, Washington DC, USA and the Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco, USA (cat.)
1997 Singular Impressions: The Monotype in America, The National Museum of American Art, Washington DC, USA
1996 - 1997 Floating Paintings and Work on Paper, Galerie Nationale de Jeu de Paume, Paris, France; Neue Galerie der Stadt Linz, Linz, Austria; Culturgest, Lisbon, Portugal (cat.) (solo)
1996 Catherine Paintings, Casino Luxembourg, Forum d’Art Contemporain, Luxembourg (cat.) May 23 – July 14 (solo)
1996 Sean Scully, Editions T, Barcelona, Spain, February – April (cat.) (solo)
1996 Paintings and Work on Paper, Galeria d’Arte Moderna, Villa delle Rose, Bologna, Italy, May 31 – September 1 (cat.) (solo)
1996 Sean Scully, Galeria Carles Taché, Barcelona, Spain (cat.) (solo)
1996 Pastels, Galerie Lelong, New York, USA (solo)
1996 Prints, Galerie Angelika Harthan, Stuggart, Germany (solo)
1996 Sean Scully, Galerie Nationale du Jeude Paume, Paris, France, October 8 – December (solo)
1996 XV Salon des los 16, Museo de Antropologia, Madrid, Spain
1996 Balancing Act, Room Gallery, New York, USA
1996 Nuevas Abstracciones, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain; Kunstalle Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany; Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
1996 Bare Bones, TZ Art, New York, USA
1996 Festival de Culture Irlandaise Contemporaine, Ecoles des Beaux Arts, Paris, France
1996 Thinking Print, Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
1996 Holländisches Bad: Radierungen zur Renaissaince einer Technik, Kunsthaus, Hamburg, Germany; Brect Haus, Weissensee, Berlin, Germany
1995 - 1996 Sean Scully: Twenty Years, Hirshorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C., USA; High Museum of Modern Art, Atlanta, Georgia, USA; Centre Cultural de la Fundació ‘La Caixa’, Barcelona, Spain; Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland; Schirn Kunstalle, Frankfurt, Germany (cat.) (solo)
1995 - 1996 Sean Scully: The Beauty of the Real, Galerie Bernd Klüser, München, Germany, December 1995 – January 1996 (cat.) (solo)
1995 Sean Scully, Galeria El Dario Vasco, San Sebastian, Spain (cat.) (solo)
1995 Sean Scully, Galeria De l’Ancien College, Chatellerault, France (cat.) (solo)
1995 Sean Scully, Waddington Galleries, London, UK, June 7 – July 8 (cat.) (solo)
1995 Sean Scully, Mary Boone Gallery, New York, USA, October 28 – December 16 (solo)
1995 Sean Scully, Galerie Bernd Klüser, Munich, Germany (cat.) (solo)
1995 Catherine Paintings, Kunstalle Bielefeld; Palais des Beaux Arts, Charleroi, Belgium (cat.) (solo)
1995 Seven From The Seventies, Knoedler Gallery, New York, USA
1995 New Publications, Brooke Alexander Editions, New York, USA
1995 New York Abstract, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orelans, Louisiana, USA
1995 US Prints, Retretti Center, Punkaharju, Finland
1995 Color + Structure, Galerie Lelong, New York, USA
1994 - 1995 Sean Scully: La Forma e lo Spirito, Galleria Gian Ferrari Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy, November 24 1994 – January 14 1995 (solo)
1994 Sean Scully, Fuji Television Gallery, Tokyo, Japan (cat.) (solo)
1994 Works on Paper, Knoedler and Company USA, New York, USA (solo)
1994 Sean Scully, Butler Gallery, Kiken Castle, Ireland (solo)
1994 Sean Scully, Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland (solo)
1994 Recent Painting Acquisitions, Tate Gallery, London, UK
1994 Contemporary Watercolours: Europe and America, UNT Art Gallery, Denton, Texas, USA
1994 For 25 Years Brooke Alexander Editions, Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
1994 Recent Acquisitions: Paintings From the Collection, The Irish Museum of Art, Dublin, Ireland
1994 L’Incanto e La Trascendenza, Galleria Civica de Arte Contemporanea, Trento, Italy
1994 British Abstract Art, Flowers East Gallery, London, UK
1994 Recent Acquisitions: Prints and Paintings, Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
1993 Sean Scully, Mary Boone Gallery, New York, USA, May 1 – June 26 (solo)
1993 Catherine Paintings, Fort Worth Modern Art Museum, Fort Worth, Texas, USA, May 16 – July 25 (cat.) (solo)
1993 Sean Scully, Waddington Galleries, London, UK (solo)
1993 Sean Scully, Galerie Bernd Klüser, Munich, Germany (cat.) (solo)
1993 Tutte Le Strade Portano A Roma, The Exhibition Center of Rome, Rome, Italy
1993 Beyond Print, Tobor de Nagy Gallery, New York, USA
1993 Drawing in Black and White, The Museum of Modern Art, The New York Grolier Club, New York, USA (cat.)
1993 American and European Prints, Machida City Museum of Arts, Tokyo, Japan (cat.)
1993 American and European Works on Paper, Gallery Martin Wieland, Trier, Germany
1993 Italia, America L’Astrazione Redefinita, Dicastro Cultura, Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna, Republica di San Marino, Italy (cat.)
1993 Partners, Annely Juda Fine Art, London, UK (cat.)
1993 25 Years, Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, Cleveland, Ohio, USA (cat.)
1993 Modernities, Baumgartner Galleries, Washington DC, USA
1993 5 One Person Shows, Jamileh Weber Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland
1992 Prints, Weinberger Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark (solo)
1992 Woodcuts, Pamela Auchincloss Gallery, New York, USA (solo)
1992 Prints and Related Work, Brooke Alexander Editions, New York, USA (solo)
1992 Woodcuts, Bobbie Greenfield Gallery, Los Angeles, California, USA, January 31 – March 7 (solo)
1992 Woodcuts, Stephen Solovy Fine Art, Chicago, Illinois, USA (solo)
1992 Sean Scully, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Santa Monica, California, USA (solo)
1992 Sean Scully, The Carpenter Center, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA (solo)
1992 Sean Scully, Waddington Galleries, London, UK, November (cat.) (solo)
1992 Four Series Of Prints, John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, California, USA
1992 Recent Abstract Painting, Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
1992 Collaboration in Monotype from the Garner Tullis Workshop, Sert Gallery, Carpenter Centre for the Visual Arts, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
1992 Geteilte Bilder, Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany (cat.)
1992 Behind Bars, Thread Waxing Space, New York, USA (cat.)
1992 Color Block Prints of the 20th Century, Associated American Artists, New York, USA (cat.)
1992 Whitechapel Open, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, UK
1992 Painted on Press: Recent Abstract Print, Madison Art Center, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
1992 Monotypes, Woodcuts, Drawings, Europaische Akademie Fur Bildende Kunst, Trier, Germany
1992 Monotypes from Garner Tullis Workshop, SOMA Gallery, San Diego, California, USA
1992 44th Annual Academy, Institute Purchase Exhibition, American Academy of Arts and Letters, Galeria Sergio Tossi, Prato, Italy (cat.)
1991 Paintings and Works on Paper, Jamieh Weber Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland (cat.) (solo)
1991 Small Format Works on Paper, John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, California, USA
1991 Post-modern Prints, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK
1991 La Metafisica Della Luce, John Goode Gallery, New York, USA, curated by Demetrio Paparoni
1990 Sean Scully, Karsten Greve Gallery, Cologne, Germany (solo)
1990 Drawings: Joseph Beuys, Paul Rotterdam, Sean Scully, Arnold Herstand, & Company, Anthony Ralph Gallery, New York, USA (cat.)
1990 Sean Scully/Donald Sultan; Abstraction/ Representation, Stanford Art Gallery, Stanford University, Stanford, California (cat.)
1990 Geometric Abstraction, Marc Richards Gallery, Santa Monica, California, USA
1990 Artists in the Abstract, Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, North Carolina, USA (cat.)

Literature
2009 Sean Scully, Catalogue Raisonne of Paintings, to be published by IThe Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth with Thames & Hudson
2008 Unique Act, Five abstract painters: Frederic Matys Thursz, Sean Scully, Carmengloria Morales, Sean Shanahan, Ruth Root, Dublin: Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane in association with Lund Humphries
2007 Sean Scully – Walls of Aran, photographs by Sean Scully, text by Colm Tóibín and Sean Scully, published by Thames & Hudson
2007 Glorious Dust, by Sean Scully, essays by Arthur C. Danto, to be published by Steidl
2007 Prints Catalogue Raisonne, text by Joann Moser, published by IVAM in Spring 2007
2007 Book on Scully Writings, Spanish Language edition, published by Editorial Sintesis, Spring 2007
2007 Tribute to Arthur Danto, talk in The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, published by Library of Living Philisophers, date tbc.
2006 Richer, Francesca and Rosenzweig, Matthew (ed’s) No. 1 First works by 362 Artists
2006 Sean Scully, text by Sue Hubbard, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, UK
2006 Sean Scully: Recent Paintings, LA Louver
2006 Sean Scully: The Architecture of Colour, Kunstmuseum, Liechtenstein
2006 Ingleby, Florence (ed.) Sean Scully: Resistance and Persistence, Selected Writings, published by Merrell Publishers
2005 Wall of Light, essays by Michael Auping, Stephen Bennett Phillips, and Anne Straus. The Phillips Collection, Rizzoli, New York, USA
2005 Sean Scully: Paintings and Works on Paper, essays by Edward King and William Feaver, interview by Liliane Tomasko, Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Lakeland Arts Trust, Kendal, Cumbria, UK, March 21 – June 25
2005 Sean Scully, with text of a lecture given by Sean Scully at the Institute Valencia d’Art Modern, May 04 2004, Ingelby Gallery, Edinburgh, UK
2005 Sean Scully: Fotografias, text by Mia Fineman, Galeria Carles Taché, Barcelona, Spain
2004 Sean Scully, Winter Robe, interview by Michael Peppiatt and essay by Amin Zweite, Galerie Lelong, Paris, France
2004 Sean Scully: Dedicado a Federico Garcia Lorca, Huerta de San Vincente, Granada, Spain
2004 Carrier, David, Sean Scully, Thames and Hudson, London
2004 The Colour of Time: The Photographs of Sean Scully, essays by Arthur C Danto and Mia Fineman, interview by Edward Lucie- Smith, edited by Garrett White, New York, Steidl, Göttingen, Germany
2004 Sean Scully, essays by Timo Vuorikoski, Donald Kuspit, Jürgen Habermas and Marjatta Saari, Sara Hilden Art Museum, Tampere, Finland; Stiftung Weimarer Klassik und Kunstsammlungen, Weimar, Germany
2004 Sean Scully: Body of Light, essays by Brian Kennedy, Timo
2004 Vuorikoski, Arthur C. Danto, Jürgen Habermas, Donald Kuspit, Liliane Tomasko and Shaune A. Laking, interview by Jörg Zutter, Thames and Hudson, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, Australia
2003 Sean Scully: Wall of Light, Figures, interview by Kevin Power, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, UK
2003 Sean Scully, essays by Gilles Altieri, Pierre Wat, Francisco Jarauta, interview by Hans- Michael Herzog, Hôtel des Arts, Toulon, France
2002 Sean Scully: zu Gast in der Galerie Neue Meister, Staaliche Kunstammlungen, Dresden, Germany
2002 Barrett, Terry, Interpreting Art: Reflecting, Wondering, and Responding, McGraw Hill, New York, USA
2002 Sean Scully, Galeria Ramis Barquet, Monterrey, Mexico
2002 Sean Scully: Wall of Light, text by Ronaldo Brito, Centro de Arte Helio Oiticica, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
2001 Sean Scully: Wall of Light/ Muro de Luz, text by Michael Auping, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey, Mexico
2001 Sean Scully: Light to Dark text by Daniel Ababie, Galerie Lelong, Paris, France
2001 Sean Scully: Gemälde, Pastelle, Aquarelle, Fotografien 1990 – 2000, essays by Armin Zweite, Bernd Klüser, Francisco Jarauta, Maria Müller, interview by Hans Michael Herzog, published by Richter Verlag, Düsseldorf, Germany; Kunstsammlung Nordrhein – Westfalen, Düsseldorf, Germany; Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany; IVAM Centre Julio Gonzales, Valencia, Spain
2001 Danto, Arthur C. Sean Scully: Light and Gravity, Knoedler & Company, New York, USA
2000 Sean Scully, essay by Francisco Jarauta, Galeria Carles Taché, Barcelona, Spain
1999 Sean Scully: Barcelona Paintings and Recent Editions, essays by Sean Scully and Bernd Klüser, Galerie Bernd Klüser, Munich, Germany
1999 Sean Scully: Prints, Catalogue Raisonné 1968 – 1999, Graphische Sammlung Albertina, Vienna, Austria; Musée du Dessin et de l’Etampe Originale, Gravelines, France; Von der Heydt Museum, Wuppertal, Germany
1999 Sean Scully, essay by Edward Lucie- Smith, interview by Hans- Michael Herzog, South London Gallery in association with Timothy Taylor gallery, London, UK
1999 Sean Scully, text by John Yau, Galerie Lelong, Paris, France
1999 Sean Scully, essay by Kevin Power, Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
1998 Sean Scully, text by Helmut Friedel, interview by Hans- Michael Herzog, Bawag Foundation, Vienna, Austria
1997 Sean Scully, text by Jean Frémon, Galerie Lelong, Paris, France
1997 Sean Scully: Paintings, essay by Mark Glazebrook, interview by Irving Sandler, Manchester City Art Galleries, The Pale Green Press, London, UK
1997 Sean Scully, essays by Francisco Jarauta, Kevin Power, Jean Louis Schefer, Sala de Exposiciones Rekalde
1996 Sean Scully, Galeria Carles Taché, Barcelona, Spain
1996 Sean Scully, essays by Jean Louis Schefer, Xavier Girard, and Arthur C. Danto, Galerie Nationale du Jeu de Paume, Paris, France
1996 Sean Scully: obra grafica recent, texts by Demetriou Paparoni and Sean Scully, Edicions T Galeria D’Art, Barcelona, Spain
1996 Caldwell, John, The Collected Writings of John Caldwell, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, California, USA
1996 Sean Scully, essays by Danillo Eccher and David Carrier, interview by Hans- Michael Herzog, Galleria D’Arte Moderna Bologna, Charta, Milan, Italy
1996 Sean Scully: Works on Paper1975 – 1996, edited by Michael Semff, Staatliche Graphische Sammlung, Munich, Germany
1995 Sean Scully: Vint Anyys, 1976 – 1995, Fundació ‘La Caixa’, Barcelona, Spain
1995 Sean Scully: The Beauty of the Real, essay by Bernd Klüser, interview by Hans- Michael Herzog, Galerie Bernd Klüser, Munich, Germany
1994 Sean Scully: La Forma e lo spirito, text by Demetrio Paparoni, Galleria Gian Ferrari Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy
1994 Carrier, David, The Aesthetic in the City: The Philosophy and the Practice of American Abstract Painting in the 1980s, University Park, Pennsylvania, USA
1994 Sean Scully: Paintings 1971 – 1981, essays by Sam Hunter and Joseph Maschek, Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, UK
1993 Sean Scully: The Catherine Paintings, essays by Carter Ratcliff, Arthur C. Danto, Steven Henry Madoff, Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Texas, USA
1992 Sean Scully, essay by Paul Bonaventra, Waddington Galleries, London, UK
1991 Sean Scully: Prints from the Garner Tullis Workshop, Garner Tullis, New York, USA
1988 Sean Scully, essays by Takashi Nibuya and John Loughery, interview by Kazu Kaido, Fuji Television Gallery Co. Ltd. Tokyo, Japan
1985 Sean Scully, Museum of Art, Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
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