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Tom Burr

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TOM BURR
Born in 1963, New Haven, Connecticut
Lives and works in New York, NY and in Norfolk, Connecticut

 

EDUCATION
1987/88 Whitney Independent Study Program, New York, USA
1982-1986 School of Visual Arts, New York, USA

 

RESIDENCIES/TEACHING
2009-10 Critic in Sculpture, Yale University, New Haven, CT
2010 Artist in Residence, Randolph Cliff, Edinburgh College of Art, Scotland

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2018
‘Sedimental’, SCAD Museum of Art, Savannah, GA, US
‘No Access’, SCAD Museum of Art, Savannah, GA, US
2017
‘Tom Burr/New Haven: Phase One: Pre-Existing Conditions’, part of Bortolami Gallery’s
Artist/City initiative, Marcel Breuer’s Armstrong Rubber Company, Newhaven, Connecticut, USA
‘Abridged’, Galerie Neu, Berlin, Germany
‘Question the Wall Itself’, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, USA
‘Surplus of myself’, Westfalischer Kunstverein, Munster, Germany
‘Stages’, Maureen Paley, London, UK
2016
‘Put Down’, Piece*Unique, Cologne, Germany
2015
‘Circa’, Bortolami, New York, USA
2014
‘drunk emily’, Galleria Franco Noero, Torino, Italy
‘Notes on Camp’, curated by_vienna: The Century Bed, Vienna, Austria
2013
‘Dressage’, Parcours, Art Basel
‘Tom Burr and Linder’, Modern Art, London, UK
2012
‘Tom Burr. Clouds in Trousers’, Il Giardino dei Lauri, Città della Pieve – Perugia
‘Room Four’, Art|Unlimited, Art|43|Basel
‘Deep Wood Drive’, Bortolami Gallery, New York, USA
2011
‘Promiscuous Pleats’, Galleria Franco Noero, Torino, Italy
‘New York’, Sommer Gallery, Tel-Aviv, Israel
‘Felt Under Fingers’, Almine Rech Gallery, Bruxelles
‘Head Ache’, Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London, UK
‘Tom Burr, Gravity Moves Me’, cur. by Florence Derieux, FRAC Champagne-Ardenne, Reims
‘Black Lab and Oblong Box #2’, Bortolami Gallery, New York, USA

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2018
‘Cruising Pavilion’, 16th Venice Architecture Biennale, Venice, IT
‘Die Zelle (The Cube)’, Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, CH
‘Optik Schröder II’, mumok – Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien,
Vienna, AT
2017
‘SUR/FACE. Mirrors’, Museum Angewandte Kunst, Frankfurt, DE
‘University of Disasters’, Curated by Matthew Grumbach, Bortolami, New York, USA
‘Concrete Realities’, Bortolami, New York, USA
2016
Question the Wall Itself, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN, US
121 STREET, BROADWAY 1602 HARLEM, New York, NY, US
Lost & Found, Galerie Bärbel Grässlin, Frankfurt, DE
I Beam U Channel, Bortolami, New York, NY, US
open spaces | secret places. Works from the SAMMLUNG VERBUND,
Vienna, Bozar, Brussels, BE
Béton, Kunstalle Wien, Vienna, AT
Garden Show, curated by Sam Korman, Regards, Chicago, IL, US
Sculpture from the Hammer Contemporary Collection, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA, US
2015
‘KölnSkulptur’, SkulpturenPark, Köln, Germany
‘to expose, to show, to demonstrate, to inform, to offer’, Museum moderner Kunst Stiftung
Ludwig Wien, Vienna, Austria
‘Body Proxy’, Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin
‘Lustwarande ’15 – Rapture & Pain’, Parke De Oude Warande, Tilburg, Netherlands
‘Ull Hohn: painting, painting (with frame by Tom Burr), Peep-Hole, Milan, Italy
2014
‘De Pictura’, Galleria Franco Noero, Tùrìn, Italy
‘The Present of Modernism’, MUMOK, Vienna, Austria
‘Collection and Contact’, deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln
30/60 Works from the Collection of the FRAC Champagne-Ardenne, Museo Marino Marini, Firenze, Italy
‘Klotz am Bein – Sculptures from the Grässlin Collection’, Raume für Kunst (Spaces for
Art), St. Georgen, Germany
‘Displayed’, Anton Kern, New York, USA
‘Galerie Neu at Gladstone’, Gladstone Gallery, New York, USA
‘Soft Matter’, WALLSPACE, New York, USA
‘Deviance Credits’, Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson
‘A Chromatic Loss’, Curated by Jeffrey Uslip, Bortolami Gallery, New York, USA
UIA (Unlikely Iterations of the Abstract)’, CAMH, Houston, USA
‘Galerie Bärbel Grässlin’, Frankfurt, Germany
‘Expérience Pommery #11 – Une Odyssée: les 30 ans du FRAC Champagne-Ardenne’, Reims
Take it or leave it: Institution, Image, Ideology’, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, USA

 

OTHER PROJECTS
2017
Tom Burr/New Haven Body Building: Pre-Existing Conditions, Bortolami, New Haven, CT, USA

 

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

2012
‘Clouds In Trouseres’, Muosse, June 2012
‘Deep Wood Drive’, Rewiew, ArtForum, Summer 2012
‘Deep Wood Drive’, Rewiew, ArtReview, May 2012
Burr, Tom, ‘Gravity Moves Me’, Picpus Magazine, March 2012
‘Interview’, Crush Magazine, Marc 2012
2011
‘Gravity moves me’, Picpus, issue n.5, Spring 2011
‘Interview’, Spike Magazine, November 2011
2010
Baker, George, ‘Some Things Moyra Taught Me’, Frieze, April 2010, p. 19-20
Burr, Tom, ‘Sentence in Kaiserin’, Issue 07, 2010, S.77-81
‘Interview’, MAP Magazine, Winter 2010
2009
Oliver, William, ‘Inside the artist’s studio: Tom Burr’, The Art Newspaper, April, p.45
Bell, Kristy, ‘Perversely yours’, Kaleidoscope, November-December 2009, pp. 58-61
Rabottini, Alessandro, ‘Eva’, Kaleidoscope, November-December 2009, pp. 63-69
Boucher, Brian, ‘Tom Burr. Bortolami’, Review in Art Forum, Jg. XLVIII, Nr. 4, December 2009, p. 90
Gronlund, Melissa, ‘Vitamin 3_D: New Perspectives in Sculpture and Instillation’, Phaidon Press, London, pp. 66-67
‘Tom Burr’, Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus und Kunstbau München, Kunstmuseum Basel Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Basel, Dumont
‘The World is yours’, ed. By Juul Holm, Adners Koln and Time Colstrup, Humbleback: Lousiana Museum of Modern Art, p. 20 – 23
2008
‘Tom Burr: Questionnaire’, Frieze, June-August 2008, p. 252
‘Tom Burr: Vintage Vinyl’, The Art Newspaper, March 28, 2008
Vezzoli, Francesco, ‘Tom Burr’, Mousse Magazine, March 2008
Howe, David Everitt, ‘Unmonumental: The Object in the 21st Century’, Art Review, March 2008
Jones, Krisitin M., ‘Tom Burr’, ArtForum.com, February 13, 2008
Decter, Joshua, ‘Tom Burr Talks About Addict-Love’, ArtForum, February 2008
Bently, Kyle, ‘Burrs and the Bees’, ArtForum.com, January 16, 2008

 

PERMANENT COLLECTIONS
FRAC – Nord-Pas de Calais, Dunquerque
Kunstraum Grasslin, St. Georgen, Germany
Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich, Switzerland
MOCA Grand Avenue, Losa Angeles, CA

 

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