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Bas Jan Ader 1942-1975, NL

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 212

    Future group exhibitions 1

    from 07 Feb 2015
    La La La Human Steps - Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam

    Ongoing group exhibitions 1

    until 19 Apr 2015
    The Sea - Salut D\'honneur Jan Hoet - Mu.ZEE, Oostende

    Solo shows 25

    2013
    Bas Jan Ader - In Search Of The Miraculous - Klosterfelde, Berlin
    The Studies - Patrick Painter Inc., Santa Monica, CA
    Bas Jan Ader. Tra due mondi - MAMbo - Galleria d'Arte Moderna di Bologna, Bologna
    2011
    Thoughts Unsaid, Then Forgotten - Patrick Painter Inc., Santa Monica, CA
    2010
    Suspended Between Laughter and Tears - Pitzer Art Galleries, Claremont, CA
    Bas Jan Ader: Suspended Between Laughter and Tears - Claremont Museum of Art, Claremont, CA
    BAS JAN ADER - Patrick Painter Inc., Santa Monica, CA
    2009
    Gravité - Dazibao - centre de photographies actuelles, Montreal, QC
    2007
    Bas Jan Ader – Fall - Kunsthalle Basel, Basel
    Bas Jan Ader - Patrick Painter Inc., Santa Monica, CA
    2006
    Bas Jan Ader - All is Falling - Camden Arts Centre, London
    2005
    Bas Jan Ader - Perry Rubenstein Gallery - 534 West 24 street, New York City, NY
    2004
    Bas Jan Ader - Stuart Shave / Modern Art, London
    Bas Jan Ader - Museo Tamayo, Mexico City
    2003
    Bas Jan Ader - 1970-74 - Portikus, Frankfurt/Main
    Bas Jan Ader - Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris
    Bas Jan Ader - Index - The Swedish Contemporary Art Foundation, Stockholm
    Bas Jan Ader - Films and Photographs - Galerie Thomas Schulte, Berlin
    2002
    Bas Jan Ader - Patrick Painter Inc., Santa Monica, CA
    2001
    Bas Jan Ader - Museum het Domein, Sittard
    2000
    Bas Jan Ader - Bonner Kunstverein, Bonn
    Bas Jan Ader - Kunstverein Braunschweig, Braunschweig
    1999
    Bas Jan Ader Retrospective - UCR Sweeney Art Gallery, Riverside, CA
    1994
    Bas Jan Ader - Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York City, NY
    1993
    Bas Jan Ader - In Search Of The Miraculous - Galerie Paul Andriesse, Amsterdam

    Group shows 187

    2014
    Art as a Verb - MUMA - Monash University Museum of Art, Melbourne, VIC
    Yokohama Triennale 2014 - Yokohama Triennale, Yokohama
    Une Lettre Ar­rive Tou­jours - La Panacée, Montpellier
    Friendly Takeover - MARTa Herford, Herford
    The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse - Patrick Painter Inc., Santa Monica, CA
    Lone Tree - Marlborough Chelsea, New York City, NY
    Amerika - Camberwell Space, London
    2013
    Only To Melt, Trustingly, Without Reproach - Galerija Skuc, Ljubljana
    The Weak Sex – How Art Pictures The New Male - Kunstmuseum Bern, Bern
    The World Turned Upside Down - Buster Keaton, Sculpture and the Absurd - Mead Gallery - Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry
    State of Mind: New California Art Circa 1970 - Smart Museum of Art, Chicago, IL
    0 Perfomance – The fragile beauty of crisis / Special projects 5th Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, Moscow - Moscow State Exhibition Hall - New Manege, Moscow
    Destruction To Utopia - Patrick Painter Inc., Santa Monica, CA
    State of Mind: New California Art circa 1970 - Bronx Museum of the Arts (BxMA), New York City, NY
    Ready (To Be) Made - le Bal, Paris
    Langages - Entre le dire et le faire - Centre Culturel Calouste Gulbenkian, Paris
    Continental Drift I & II - Konzeptkunst in Kanada: Die 1960er und 70er Jahre - Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe
    Le Grand Tout - 30 ans du Frac Limousin - FRAC - Limousin, Limoges
    La Fabrique des Possibles - FRAC - Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, Marseille
    Besser scheitern - Film + Video - Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg
    Water Music - Georgia Museum of Art, Athens, GA
    Specific Collisions - Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York City, NY
    2012
    Cartografías contemporáneas. Dibujando el pensamiento - CaixaForum Madrid, Madrid
    Cartografías contemporáneas - CaixaForum Barcelona, Barcelona
    Materializing \"Six Years\": Lucy R. Lippard and the Emergence of Conceptual Art - Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York City, NY
    Among the Leaves - Figge von Rosen Galerie Cologne, Cologne
    30th São Paulo Biennial - Bienal de Sao Paulo, São Paulo
    Searching - Mixed Greens, New York City, NY
    Untitled (Tea Party) - Summer Group Show - Klosterfelde, Berlin
    The Nature Of Disappearance: Part 2 - Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York City, NY
    Les feux de l'amour - FRAC Aquitaine, Bordeaux
    L\'amour du Risque - MSU - Museum of Contemporary Art Zagreb, Zagreb
    The Artists’ Postcard Show - Spike Island, Bristol
    Unfinished Journeys - The Museum of Contemporary Art Oslo, Oslo
    Live rightly, die, die (volet 1) - Argos, Brussels
    La La La Human Steps: A Selection from the Collection of Museum Boijmans van Beuningen - Istanbul Modern, Istanbul
    2011
    It Happened at Pomona: Art at the Edge of Los Angeles 1969-1973 (Part 2) - Pomona College Museum of Art, Claremont, CA
    I wish you well - Vegas Gallery, London
    3rd Athens Biennale 2011 - MONODROME - Athens Biennial, Athens
    In Search of the Miraculous: ten days of film, video and photography - Crawford Art Gallery, Cork
    Incongru. Quand l\'art fait rire - Musée cantonal des Beaux-Arts, Lausanne
    Under the Big Black Sun: California Art 1974-1981 - The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, Los Angeles, CA
    Erre, variations labyrinthiques - Centre Pompidou-Metz, Metz
    Perfect Man II - White Columns, New York City, NY
    The Voyage, or Three Years at Sea Part II - Charles H. Scott Gallery, Vancouver, BC
    Magic for Beginners - PPOW, New York City, NY
    Sistemas, Acciones y Procesos. 1965-1975 - Fundación PROA, Buenos Aires
    Érudition Concéte 4 - FRAC - Ile-de-France Le Plateau, Paris
    Void if Removed - Concrete Erudition 4 - FRAC - Ile-de-France Le Plateau, Paris
    Gone to Croatan – Strategien des Verschwindens - HMKV - Hartware MedienKunstVerein, Dortmund
    Personal Tempest - Tiroler Künstlerschaft - Neue Galerie, Innsbruck
    a painting show - Autocenter, Berlin
    The Original Copy: Photography of Sculpture, 1839 to Today - Kunsthaus Zürich, Zurich
    Somewhere Else - Espace Louis Vuitton Paris, Paris
    Staging Action: Performance in Photography Since 1960 - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    2010
    Dying In Spite of The Miraculous - Gertrude contemporary art spaces, Melbourne, VIC
    The Earth is Flat After All - Perry Rubenstein Gallery - 527 West 23 Street, New York City, NY
    Jeder Künstler ist ein Mensch - Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Baden-Baden
    Traffic: Conceptual Art in Canada 1965 - 1980 - Blackwood Gallery at the University of Toronto , Mississauga, ON
    Performative Structures − New Existentialism Part 1 - Gebert Stiftung für Kultur, Rapperswil
    Gestures & Procedures - ACCA - Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne, VIC
    No Matter. Try again. Fail again. Fail better. Scheitern, Kunst und Wissen - Kunstverein Hildesheim e.V, Hildesheim
    An einem schönen Morgen des Monats Mai... - GAK - Gesellschaft für Aktuelle Kunst e.V. Bremen, Bremen
    Emporte-moi / Sweep me off my feet - Musée d´art contemporain du Val-de-Marne MAC/Val, Vitry-sur-Seine
    THE LIFE OF THE OBJECT - Eli Ridgway Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    1. Biennale für Internationale Lichtkunst Ruhr 2010 - Biennale für Internationale Lichtkunst, Unna
    \\ (LEAN) - Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York City, NY
    Cromocronías - Poéticas del color en la imagen-tiempo - Centro José Guerrero, Granada
    DOUBLE BIND / Arrêtez d’essayer de me comprendre ! - Villa Arson, Nice
    2009
    Picturing the Studio - SAIC - School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
    \"Land\" - Collaborative Exhibition - 101 Exhibit - Miami, Miami, FL
    Modern Physics - Te Tuhi Centre for the Arts, Auckland
    Picture(s): Your California Dream - Civic Room, London
    Emporte-moi/Sweep me off my feet - Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, Quebec City
    Voyage sentimental 3 - FRAC - Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, Marseille
    Fail Again Fail Better #2 - MKGalerie - Berlin, Berlin
    In & Out of Amsterdam: Travels in Conceptual Art, 1960–1976 - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    Gone to Croatan - Center of Contemporary Art Znaki Czasu - CoCA, Torun
    20 YEARS: We gave a party for the gods and the Gods all came - Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York City, NY
    There Is No(W) Romanticism - Galerie Les filles du calvaire - Bruxelles, Brussels
    No Sound - Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, CO
    Louis Vuitton: A Passion for Creation - Hong Kong Museum of Art, Hong Kong
    live art /levende scene - Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo
    the space between - Gävle Konstcentrum, Gävle
    2008
    La invención de lo cotidiano - Museo Nacional de Arte - MUNAL, Mexico City
    the crack up - Khastoo Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    Now\'s the time - Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane, Dublin
    Now Jump - Nam June Paik Art Center, Yongin-si
    The sublime is now - Galleria Civica di Modena, Modena
    Living Flowers: Ikebana and Contemporary Art - Japanese American National Museum, Los Angeles, CA
    Arts Le Havre 2008 - Biennale Arts Le Havre, Paris
    The Space Between - Museum Anna Nordlander, Skellefteå
    Color Chart: Reinventing Color, 1950 to Today - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    Gravity in Art - Telic Arts Exchange, Los Angeles, CA
    Le bruissement des images - Centre photographique d’Ile-de-France, Pontault Combault
    Person Of The Crowd: The Contemporary Art Of Flânerie - Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY
    25 Artists x 2 Screenings = 1 Week - Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, CA
    2007
    Beyond the country - Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork
    Romantischer Konzeptualismus - Bawag Contemporary - Bawag Foundation, Vienna
    Elsewhere - University of South Florida Contemporary Art Museum, Tampa, FL
    Le Syndrome de Broadway - Centre d'Art du Parc Saint Léger, Pougues-les-Eaux
    Seestücke - Von Max Beckmann bis Gerhard Richter - Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg
    Romantischer Konzeptualismus - Kunsthalle Nürnberg, Nuremberg
    Alone in the Jungle - Mandarin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    Beneath the Underdog - Gagosian Gallery , New York City, NY
    Into Me, Out of Me - MACRO Testaccio (MACRO Future), Rome
    The Believers - Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art - MASSMoCA, North Adams, MA
    2006
    Interventions - Thomas Solomon Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    Renegades 25 Years of Performance at Exit Art - Exit Art, New York City, NY
    Kunst aus Los Angeles der 60er bis 90er Jahre - Kunstverein Braunschweig, Braunschweig
    All Hawaii Entrées/ Lunar Reggae - Irish Museum of Modern Art - IMMA, Dublin
    INTO ME / OUT OF ME - Kunst-Werke Berlin - KW Institute for Contemporary Art , Berlin
    something more than feelings - Rochester Art Center, Rochester, MN
    Moving on - Motion - Galerie Thomas Schulte, Berlin
    A rabbit as king of the ghosts - Mitchell-Innes & Nash - West Street, New York City, NY
    Into me / Out of me - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
    Flowers in Contemporary Art - Benaki Museum, Athens
    I, an exhibition in three acts - Futura, Prague
    2006 Thesis Exhibitions Series Two - Hessel Museum of Art & Center for Curatorial Studies Galleries at Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
    Masquerade - Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney - MCA, Sydney, NSW
    Los Angeles 1955-1985 The birth of an art capital - Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris
    Why I'm So Unhappy - Or Gallery - Vancouver, Vancouver, BC
    2005
    The Gravity in Art - de Appel arts centre, Amsterdam
    PERFORMA 05 - Performa, New York City, NY
    Des Deux Cotes Du Rhin -Movement- - Museum Ludwig, Cologne
    Interstate - Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York City, NY
    Lynda Benglis, The Center For Land Use Interpretation, Dan Colen, Gino De Dominicis, Jeremy Deller, Sam Durant, Lucio F - Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York City, NY
    Burlesques contemporains - Jeu de Paume, Paris
    OpenSystems - Rethinking Art c.1970 - Tate Modern, London
    Getting Emotional - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Art Boston, Boston, MA
    Emotion Pictures - MuHKA Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen, Antwerp
    The Last Picture Show - Artists using Photography 1960-1982 - Miami Art Central, Miami, FL
    The Lateral Slip - UCR Sweeney Art Gallery, Riverside, CA
    2004
    Aufruhr der Gefühle, Leidenschaften in der zeitgenössischen Fotografie und Videokunst - Kunsthalle Göppingen, Göppingen
    Entropia: il dissolvimento dell'opera - ARGE Kunst Galerie Museum, Bolzano
    Aufruhr der Gefühle - Museum für Photographie Braunschweig, Braunschweig
    Rose c'est la vie - On Flowers in Contemporary Art - Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv
    Garten Eden - Galerie Bärbel Grässlin, Frankfurt/Main
    Grotesque, burlesque, parodie - Abbaye St André - Centre d'art contemporain Meymac, Meymac
    Manifesta 5 - San Sebastian - Manifesta - European Biennial of Contemporary Art, Amsterdam
    The last picture show. Artistas que hacen uso de la fotografía. Tendencias conceptuales de 1960-1982 - MARCO Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo, Vigo
    "The Big Nothing" - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Art - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
    La Colmena - Galeria Jumex, Mexico City
    The Last Picture Show - Artists Using Photography, 1960-1982 - Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
    2003
    Gestes, poses, attitudes… - FRAC - Limousin, Limoges
    Photo-sculpture (2) - Gestes, poses, attitudes… - FRAC - Limousin, Limoges
    The Last Picture Show - Artists Using Photography - 1960-1982 - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
    Geometry of the Face - The National Museum of Photography - The Black Diamond, Copenhagen
    The Distance Between Me and You - Lisson Gallery, London
    Group Show No. 1 - Patrick Painter Inc., Santa Monica, CA
    Une collection de « Chefs-d’œuvre » - Emprunts, pastiches, copies, citations et interprétations - FRAC - Limousin, Limoges
    Trauer/ Grief - Augarten Contemporary, Vienna
    Creeping Revolution 2 - Rooseum Center for Contemporary Art, Malmö
    2002
    Cardinales - MARCO Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo, Vigo
    This Play - Galeria Jumex, Mexico City
    Les années 70 : l’art en cause - CAPC - Musée d'art contemporain, Bordeaux
    GEOGRAPHIES #2 - Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris
    Hinterlands - Kerstin Engholm Galerie, Vienna
    de Grote Hoop - Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, Schiedam
    Endure - Smart Project Space, Amsterdam
    Malerei ohne Malerei - Museum der bildenden Künste Leipzig, Leipzig
    de Grote Hoop - Fries Museum, Leeuwarden
    2001
    Extreme Connoisseurship - Fogg Museum, Cambridge, MA
    From the low countries - Reality and Art 1960-2001 - Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen
    Nathan Coley / Bas Jan Ader / Gavin Wade - Vilma Gold, London
    A Pour Accident / A For Accident - Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris
    Deliberate Living, curated by Sima Familant - Greene Naftali, New York City, NY
    2000
    Bas Jan Ader und Frances Stark - Kunstverein München, Munich
    1999
    Close-ups - Kunsthallen Nikolaj, Copenhagen
    wrapped - Sorø Kunstmuseum, Sorø
    1998
    wrapped - Sorø Kunstmuseum, Sorø
    L’étonnante gravité des choses simples - Abbaye St André - Centre d'art contemporain Meymac, Meymac
    1997
    Comme des Photos - Galerie Art & Essai, Rennes
    1996
    69/96. Dédoublement et autoportrait par procuration - Galerie Art & Essai, Rennes
    Reel Work: Artists Film and Video of the 1970’s - Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami (MOCA), Miami, FL
    Endurance: The Information - Arcadia University Art Gallery , Glenside, PA
    1995
    1965-1975: Reconsidering The Object Of Art - The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, Los Angeles, CA
    Album: The photographic collection of Museum Boijmans-van Beuningen Rotterdam - Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam
    Endurance - Exit Art, New York City, NY
    1994
    Gone - Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, CA
    1993
    Sampler - Studio Guenzani, Milan
    Bas Jan Ader, David Deutsch, Lewis DeSoto, Maureen Gallace, Rodney Graham, Mary Lucier - Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York City, NY
    1992
    No Rocks Allowed (ijskoude douche.) - Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam
    1980
    Pier + Ocean, Construction in the Art of the Seventies - Kröller-Müller Museum, Otterlo
    Pier + Ocean, Construction in the Art of the Seventies - Hayward Gallery, London
    1978
    La Biennale di Venezia 1978. From Nature to Art, from Art to Nature - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
    1971
    Sonsbeek 71 - Sonsbeek International Sculpture Exhibition, Arnhem

    Dealer Directory 1

    USA
    Patrick Painter Inc., Santa Monica, CA

    Collections 2

    Canada
    Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC
    France
    FRAC - Limousin, Limoges

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