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Victor Burgin    (British, 1941)

 Victor Burgin - Fiction Film (Portfolio of 9) (Prints and Multiples) h: 29.7 x w: 37.5 in / h: 75.4 x w: 95.2 cm
Victor Burgin
Fiction Film (Portfolio of 9) 1991
 
 Victor Burgin - Fiction Film (Portfolio of 9) (Prints and Multiples) h: 29.7 x w: 36.4 in / h: 75.4 x w: 92.5 cm
Victor Burgin
Fiction Film (Portfolio of 9) 1991
 
 

Biography
1941 Born in Sheffield, England (UK)
1962 - 1965 Studied painting and philosophy at The Royal College of Art, London
1965 A.R.C.A (1st Class) from The Royal College of Art, London
1965 - 1967 Studied painting, sculpture and philosophy at Yale University, New Haven
1967 M.F.A. from Yale University
1967 - 1973 Lecturer, Trent Polytechnic, Nottingham
1976 - 1977 US/UK Bicentennial Arts Exchange Fellow, New York
1973 - 1978 Senior Lecturer, then Professor, Department of Film and Photography, Polytechinic of Central London
1978 - 1979 Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD) Fellow, Berlin
1980 Picker Professor, Colgate University
1986 Artist in Residence, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
1987 Distinguished Visiting Scholar, State University of New York, Binghamton
1988 Artist in Residence, Adelaide Festival of the Arts, Adelaide, Australia
1989 International Artist in Residence, Film in the Cities, Saint Paul, Minnesota
1993 Artist in Residence, I.ME.RE.C (Institut Méditerranéen de Recherche et de Création), Marseille, France
1988 - 1995 Professor of Art History, University of California, Santa Cruz
1997 Soros Foundation Center for Culture and Communication, Budapest, Hungary
2000 Robert Gwathmey Chair in Art and Architecture, The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, New York
1995 - 2001 Professor of History of Consciousness, University of California, Santa Cruz
Lives and works in Somerset and Paris
Millard Professor of Fine Art, Goldsmiths College, University of London, and Professor Emeritus of History of Consciousness, University of California, Santa Cruz

Exhibitions
2012 Malerei in Fotografie, Städel Museum, Frankfurt, Germany
2012 Spirits of Internationalism, Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst, Antwerp, Belgium
2011 CUT, Galerie Thomas Zander, Cologne, Germany
2010 Atlas (traveling exhibition), Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid, Spain (afterwards to ZKM, Karlsruhe and Deichtorhallen / Sammlung Harald Falckenberg, Hamburg, Germany)
2010 Voyage to Italy, Raum mit Licht, Vienna, Austria (solo)
2010 Dovedale, Galerie Thomas Zander, Cologne (solo)
2009 Hôtel D., Le Printemps de Septembre, Toulouse (solo)
2009 Travaux 1970-1984, Centre Régional de la Photographie Nord Pas-de- Calais, Douchy- les-Mines, France (solo)
2009 US 77 et The Little House, Fondation Brownstone, Paris (solo)
2009 The 70s. Experience and Documentation in Everyday Life, PhotoEspaña 2009, Madrid, Spain, afterwards Rotterdam, Netherlands
2009 Expérimentations photographiques en Europe des années 20 à nos jours, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris
2009 No Such Thing as Society. Photography in Britain 1967-1987, Centre for Contemporary Art, Warsaw, Poland
2008 La Cinquième Promenade et Autres Oeuvres, MAMCO Musée d'art moderne et contemporain, Geneva, Switzerland (solo)
2008 Fogliazzi, Galerie Art & Essai, Université Rennes 2 - Haute Bretagne, Rennes, France (solo)
2008 Seeing Double (with Lothar Baumgarten, Anthony McCall, Larry Sultan / Mike Mandel, Mark Thompson), Galerie Thomas Zander, Cologne
2008 Jedermann Collection, Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland
2008 NO SUCH THING AS SOCIETY. Photography in Britain 1967-1987 - CSW Centrum Sztuki Wspolczesnej / Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw
2008 Beautiful People - Centre d’Art la Panera, Lérida
2008 Body Work - Le Case d´Arte, Milan
2008 Victor Burgin. Alle otto. Solito posto & Tales from Freud. - Museo Fotografia Contemporanea, Cinisello Balsamo, Milano / Galleria Bevilacqua La Masa, Venice, Italy (solo)
2008 Victor Burgin - Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa, Venice (solo)
2008 Nietzsche's Paris and other Works, Kunsthalle Bremerhaven, Bremerhaven (solo)
2007 Victor Burgin: The Little House - MAK Center for Art and Architecture, West Hollywood, CA (solo)
2007 Victor Burgin - Galerie Art & Essai, Rennes (solo)
2007 20 ans du Musée d'Art Moderne - L'art après 1960 dans les collections - Musée d'Art moderne de Saint-Etienne, Saint-Etienne
2007 Einführung in die Kunstgeschichte - Ursula Blickle Stiftung, Kraichtal-Unteröwisheim
2007 cycle rolywholyover, troisième épisode - Mamco - musée d´art moderne et contemporain, Geneva
2007 Tiempo al Tiempo - MARCO Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo, Vigo
2007 Beautiful People et la Blessure Secrète - Crac Alsace, Altkirch
2007 Works from the Colletion of Société Generale Paris - National Museum of Contemporary Art (MNAC), Bucharest
2007 Erblätterte Identitäten: Mode-Kunst-Zeitschrift - Galerie der Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst Leipzig (HGB), Leipzig
2007 The Secret Public - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London (England)
2007 Konceptualna umetnost - Muzej savremene umetnosti Vojvodine, Novi Sad
2007 ZEIT:ZEIT - Mehdi Chouakri, Berlin
2007 Voyage to Italy, Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montreal, Canada (solo)
2006 Radical Software - Art, Technology, and the Bay Area Underground - CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, CA
2006 The Secret Publiv - Kunstverein München, Munich
2006 Erblätterte Identitäten: Mode-Kunst- Zeitschrift - Stadthaus Ulm, Ulm
2006 La visíon impura - Fondos de la colección permanente - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía MNCARS, Madrid
2006 Voyage to Italy - Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montreal, QC / Galerie Thomas Zander, Cologne, Germany (solo)
2005 GU.Sicht - Graz Umgebung - Grazer Kunstverein, Graz
2005 BIG BANG - Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris
2005 The Last Picture Show - Artists using Photography 1960-1982 - Miami Art Central, Miami, FL
2005 Fondos Regionales de Arte Contemporáneo Île-de-France y Poitou-Charentes - MAMBA - Museo de Arte Moderno de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires
2004 Artists' Favourites - act I - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London (England)
2004 The Last Picture Show - Artists Using Photography, 1960-1982 - UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
2003 The Last Picture Show - Artists Using Photography - 1960-1982 - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
2003 Victor Burgin - Norwich Gallery, Norwich (England) (solo)
2003 Listen to Britain: Works by Victor Burgin - Cornerhouse, Manchester (England) (solo)
2002 I promise, it´s political - Museum Ludwig, Cologne
2002 Arnolfini, Bristol, England (solo)
2002 Watergate, Matt's Gallery, London, England (solo)
2001 Conception - The Conceptual Document 1968-1972 - The Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC
2001 Oeuvres - Liliane & Michel Durand-Dessert, Paris
2001 >Double Vision< - Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst - GfZK, Leipzig
2001 NOTORIOUS: Alfred Hitchcock and Contemporary Art - Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, Tokyo
2001 Victor Burgin - Fundación Antoni Tàpies, Barcelona (solo)
2000 Media Metaphor - The 46th Biennial Exhibition - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
2000 Veronica's Revenge - Contemporary Perspectives on Photography - Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney, Sydney, NSW
2000 Architectural Association, London (solo)
1999 Weimar 99 Cultural Festival, Weimar, Germany
1999 Tomorrow for ever - Photographie als Ruine - MKM Museum, Küppersmühle für Moderne Kunst, Duisburg / Kunsthalle Krems, Krems, Germany
1998 Fünf Komma Fünf - Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur
1998 Galerie Fotohof, Salzburg, Austria (solo)
1997 Mücsarnok Museum, Budapest, Hungary (solo)
1997 Foto Text Text Foto - Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur
1996 Victor Burgin, Dan Graham, Rodney Graham, John Hilliard - Lisson Gallery, London (England)
1995 3e Biennale de Lyon - La biennale d'art contemporain de Lyon, Lyon
1995 University at Buffalo Art Gallery/Research Center in Art + Culture, Buffalo, USA (solo)
1994 Artists' Impressions - Kettle's Yard, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire (England)
1993 Center for Research in Contemporary Art, University of Texas at Arlington, USA (solo)
1991 Musée d’art moderne Villeneuve d’Ascq, Villeneuve d’Ascq, France (solo)
1990 L'art conceptuel, une perspective - Musée d´art contemporain de Montréal, Montreal, QC
1989 Film in the Cities, St. Paul, Minnesota, USA (solo)
1988 The Future of the Metropolis, Triennale di Milano, Milan
1987 20th anniversary exhibition - Lisson Gallery, London (England)
1986 Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, England (solo)
1986 Kettles Yard, Cambridge, England (solo)
1986 Orchard Gallery, Derry, Northern Ireland (solo)
1986 Albert and Vera List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, MA, USA (solo)
1986 Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago, IL, USA (solo)
1985 Écrans politiques - Musée d´art contemporain de Montréal, Montreal, QC
1984 When attitudes became form - FRAC - Rhône-Alpes, IAC - Institute d`art contemporain, Villeurbanne
1984 Impressions Gallery of Photography, York, England (solo)
1984 Photographic Image in Contemporary Art, National Museum of Modern Art, Tokio, Japan
1983 1984 – A Preview - Ronald Feldman Fine Arts Inc, New York City, NY
1982 Livres d'artistes = Books by artists - Musée d´art contemporain de Montréal, Montreal, QC
1981 Zwiczek Polskich Artsow Fotografickow, Warsaw, Poland (solo)
1981 Musée de la Ville de Calais, Calais, France (solo)
1980 Kunst im Sozialen Kontext, Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe, Germany
1980 The Third Biennale of Sydney, The Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
1980 Three Perspectives on Photography, Hayward Gallery, London
1980 Art in Europe after '68 - SMAK Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Gent
1979 DAAD Gallery, Berlin, Germany (solo)
1978 Museum of Modern Art, Oxford, England (solo)
1978 Daniel Buren, Victor Burgin, Braco Dimitrijevic, Hans Haacke, Red Herring, Katharina Sieverding - Galerie m Bochum, Bochum
1977 Stedelijk van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, The Netherlands (solo)
1977 Hayward Annual, Hayward Gallery, London
1977 Europe in the Seventies’ Aspects of Recent Art, Art Institute of Chicago
1977 Social Criticism and Art Practise, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco
1976 Institute of Contemporary Arts, London (solo)
1976 Arte Inglese Oggi 1960-1976, Palazzo Reale, Milan
1975 Victor Burgin/Art and Language, Musée d’Art et d’Industrie, Saint-Etienne, France
1974 Art and Politics, Galerie M, Bochum, German
1973 Contemporanea, Parcheggio di Villa Borghese, Rome, Italy
1972 36 Biennale de Venezia, Venice, Italy
1972 The New Art, Hayward Gallery, London
1972 documenta 5 - Documenta, Kassel
1971 The British Avant-Garde, The New York Cultural Center, New York
1971 Guggenheim International Exhibition, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
1970 Information, The Museum of Modern Art, New York
1969 When Attitudes become Form - Museen Haus Lange / Haus Esters, Krefeld, Germany / Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, Switzerland / ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London, England

Literature
2011 Victor Burgin, Parallel texts, London
2009 Situational Aesthetics, Leuven University Press
2008 Components of a Practice, Skira
2006 Voyage to Italy, Göttingen, Steidl
2004 The Remembered Film, London, Reaktion Books
2004 Ensayos, Barcelona, Gustavo Gili, Literos
2002 Relocating, London and Bristol, August/Arnolfini
2001 Victor Burgin, Barcelona, Fundació Antoni Tàpies
2000 Shadowed, London, Architectural Association
2000 Victor Burgin: Robert Gwathmey Lectures, New York, Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art
1997 Venise, London, Black Dog Publishing
1997 Szerelmes Levelek/Love Letters, Mücsarnok Museum, Budapest
1996 In/Different Spaces: place and memory in visual culture, Berkeley and Los Angeles, University of California Press
1996 Some Cities, Berkeley and Los Angeles, University of California Press, and London, Reaktion Books
1995 History Painting, Buffalo, University at Buffalo Art Gallery/Research Center in Art + Culture
1991 Passages, Lille, Musée d’art moderne de la Communaté Urbaine de Lille, Villeneuve d'Ascq
1989 Taideteorian Loppu, Helsinki, Suomen Valokuvataiteen Museon Säätiö, Literos
1988 Victor Burgin: Office at Night and Danaïdes/Dames, Charlotte, North Carolina, Knight Gallery, City of Charlotte
1986 The End of Art Theory: Criticism and Postmodernity, Macmillan Press, London and Basingstoke, and Humanities Press International, New Jersey
1986 Between, Basil Blackwell, Oxford and New York
1986 Formations of Fantasy, (co-edited with Donald, J. and Kaplan, C.), [Burgin: Introduction, one essay, translation], Methuen, London
1982 Thinking Photography, Victor Burgin (ed.), [Burgin: Introduction, three essays, bibliography], The Macmillan Press Ltd., London and Basingstoke, and Humanities Press International, New Jersey (l982)
1982 Hôtel Latône, Calais, Edition Musée de Calais
1977 Family, New York, Lapp Princess Press, Ltd., in association with Printer Matter, Inc.
1977 Victor Burgin, Eindhoven, Stedelijk van Abbemuseum
1976 Two Essays on Art, Photography and Semiotics, London, Robert Self Publications
1973 Work and Commentary, London, Latimer
1698 Victor Burgin, opere 1982-1986, Milan, Le Case d’Arte
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