Jan Fabre

(Belgian, b. 1958)

untitled (bathtub) by jan fabre

Jan Fabre

Untitled (bathtub), 2001

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Biography

Timeline

1958
Born in Antwerp, Belgium
1976 - 1982
Held numerous performances
1997
Created the film The Meeting / Vstrecha
2001
Returned to doing performances
2004
Put on a performance with Marina Abramovic for the Palais de Tokyo
Studied art at the Municipal Fine Arts Institute of Decorative Arts and at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Antwerp, Belgium
Lives and works in Antwerp, Belgium

Exhibitions

2013
Fragile - Murano. Chefs-d´oeuvre de verre de la renaissance au XXI siecle, Musée Maillol, Paris, France
Jan Fabre. Chalcosoma. Small bronzes 2006-2012, Skulpturenpark Waldfrieden, Wuppertal, Germany (solo)
Jan Fabre. Insektenzeichnungen & Insektenskulpturen 1975-1979, Kunsthalle Recklinghausen, Germany (solo)
Jan Fabre. Skulls & mosaics, Guy Pieters Gallery, Saint Paul de Vence, France (solo)
The Years of the Hour Blue. Drawings and Sculptures 1977-1992, Jan Fabre, Busan Museum of Art, Korea (solo)
Si l’art de la parure m’était conté, Chateau du Rivau, Léméré, France
Framed - by Ted Noten, Stedelijk Museum ´s Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
Wunderkammer Venezia 2013, Palazzo Widmann, Venice, Italy
GISANTS (Tribute to E. C. Crosby & K. Z. Lorenz), Galerie Daniel Templon, Paris, France (solo)
Glasstress 2013. White light / White heat, Palazzo Cavalli - Franchetti, Venice, Italy

Public Collections

MUDAM - Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg
MNCARS - Museo Nacional Centro De Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid, Spain
PMMK - Museum voor Moderne Kunst, Ostende, Belgium
Kunstmuseum Basel – Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Basel, Switzerland
MuHKA – Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst, Antwerpen, Belgium
Musée d’Art Moderne de Saint-Etienne Métropole, Saint-Etienne, France
Staatsgemäldesammlung München, Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich, Germany
SMAK - Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Gent, Belgium
Centro per l’Arte Contemporanea Luigi Pecci, Prato, Italy
Elgiz Museum of Contemporary Art, Istanbul, Turkey