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Bruce McLean  1944, UK

Rank (2014): 1844 

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Painting, Sculpture, Ceramic Art

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United Kingdom 73
Germany 29
Belgium 17
USA 12
Austria 5

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Artist Rank
Joseph Beuys  5 24
Lawrence Weiner  7 20
Bruce Nauman  3 18
Georg Baselitz  19 18
Richard Long  87 17

to top Most exhibitions held at:

  Galerie Fortlaan 17, Belgium 16
  Anthony d'Offay Gallery, United Kingdom 9
  Bernard Jacobson Gallery, United Kingdom 7
  Jill George Gallery, United Kingdom 5

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6.11.1944 Born in Glasgow, GLG, Scotland (UK)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 149  Please report missing Information

until 30.11.
   Bruce McLean: Sculpture, Painting, Photography, Film - firstsite @ the minories art gallery, Colchester Send message

until 29.11.
   Gallery Artists - Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London Send message


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   Bruce McLean: Another condition of sculpture - Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds
   Bruce McLean: Action Sculpture Potato Painting - Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London

   Bruce McLean: The Shapes of Sculpture - Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London

   Bruce Mclean: Waiter Waiter Curator Curator - Tanya Leighton Gallery, Berlin

   Bruce McLean From 'Spaghetti alle Vongole Twice' Revisited - The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, West Midlands

   Bruce McLean - New Work - Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London

   BRUCE McLEAN. Black bougainvillea paintings and prints - Galerie Wolfgang Gmyrek, Dusseldorf

   Bruce McLean - - Galerie Fortlaan 17, Ghent (closed, 2014)
   Process Progress Project Archive 1966 - 2006 - Chelsea space - Chelsea College of Art and Design, London

   Bruce McLean - - Galerie Fortlaan 17, Ghent (closed, 2014)

   Bruce McLean - Brown Wondsor soup and the signal of the tortoise - - Galerie Fortlaan 17, Ghent (closed, 2014)

   Complete Contempt - Tramway, Glasgow, Scotland

   Bruce McLean - Urban Turban (A Moving Picture) - Cornerhouse, Manchester

   Bruce McLean: Seven river sombrero series - - Galerie Fortlaan 17, Ghent (closed, 2014)

   Bruce McLean - Where do you stand? - Stedelijk Museum ’s-Hertogenbosch, 's-Hertogenbosch

   The Floor The Fence The Fireplace - - Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London (closed, 2001)

   Exhibition of Jugs and Bowls - - Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London (closed, 2001)

   Bruce McLean - - Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London (closed, 2001)

   Bruce McLean - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London
   Bruce McLean - Whitechapel Art Gallery, London

   Bruce McLean - - Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London (closed, 2001)
   Bruce McLean - Mary Boone Gallery - 745 Fifth Avenue, New York City, NY

   Bruce McLean - - Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London (closed, 2001)

   Bruce McLean: Recent Works and performing / action position - Third Eye Centre, Glasgow, Scotland


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   Schools Out … For The Summer! - Coombe Gallery, Dartmouth, Devon
   Hreinn Fridfinnsson & Bruce McLean - Grazer Kunstverein, Graz
   Geste - Württembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart
   Body & Void: Echoes of Moore in Contemporary Art - Henry Moore Institute, Leeds
   Manners of Matter - Salzburger Kunstverein, Salzburg
   I Cheer a Dead Man’s Sweetheart - De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill on Sea
   Slapstick! - Lentos Kunstmuseum Linz, Linz
   Collectable Prints 2014 - GXgallery, London
   Uncommon Ground - Land Art in Britain 1966-1979 - Mead Gallery - Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry

   Orpheus Twice - The David Roberts Art Foundation, London
   Slapstick! - Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg
   When Attitudes Become Form: Bern 1969 / Venezia 2013 - Fondazione Prada, Venice
   One Of A Kind - - Galerie Fortlaan 17, Ghent (closed, 2014)
Description and image Badischer KunstvereinContinental Drift I & II - Konzeptkunst in Kanada: Die 1960er und 70er Jahre - Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe Send message
   Esthétique du livre d’artiste : Collections et inventaires - FRAC - Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, Marseille
   Post-sculpture - Galerie 1m3, Lausanne
   A House of Leaves. Third Movement - The David Roberts Art Foundation, London
   Buy British Prints! - GXgallery, London

Description and image Galerie & Edition Bode GmbHBode Xmas Gallery - Galerie & Edition Bode GmbH, Nuremberg Send message
   Materializing "Six Years": Lucy R. Lippard and the Emergence of Conceptual Art - Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York City, NY
   Bremerhaven - Berlin - Aichach - Zweigstelle Berlin, Berlin
   Limited Edition Prints Exhibition - GXgallery, London
   When Attitudes Became Form - Richard Saltoun, London

   Köstliche Mischung - Galerie Wolfgang Gmyrek, Dusseldorf
   United Enemies - The Problem of Sculpture in Britain in the 1960s and 1970s - Henry Moore Institute, Leeds
   Gallery Artists - Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London
   Your Garden Is Looking A Mess Could You Please Tidy It Up - PayneShurvell, London
   A Cut A Scratch A Score: A Comic Opera In Three Parts - Cooper Gallery - Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design, Dundee, Scotland
   Re-make / Re-model - Chelsea Futurespace, London
   Line From Space Order - - Galerie Fortlaan 17, Ghent (closed, 2014)
   #40 Ideal Home - Chelsea space - Chelsea College of Art and Design, London
   Contemporary Monotypes - Glasgow Print Studio, Glasgow, Scotland
   Gallery Group Show - Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London
   cabin:codex - Visual Research Centre, Dundee, Scotland
   Sculpture - - Galerie Fortlaan 17, Ghent (closed, 2014)
   Mending Broken Hearts - Foss Fine Art, London

   Christmas with Coriander - Jill George Gallery, London
   30 Jahre Galerie Wolfgang Gmyrek - Galerie Wolfgang Gmyrek, Dusseldorf
   Breath Of Life - ink_d gallery, Brighton
   Peter Blake and Friends - Jealous Gallery, London
   Gallery Mixed Show - Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London
   Re: Public towards an art for the public realm - Chelsea Futurespace, London
   Die Leichtigkeit des Seins Teil 2 - Dany Keller Galerie, Eichelhardt
Description and image  The Way We Do Art Now - Tanya Leighton Gallery, Berlin
   Works on Paper - Jill George Gallery, London
   Should I Stay or Should I Go? - Chelsea space - Chelsea College of Art and Design, London
   Impressions 2010 - Panter & Hall, London

   Christmas Delights - Jill George Gallery, London
   Past Present Future #2 - - Galerie Fortlaan 17, Ghent (closed, 2014)
   The Summer Show - Jill George Gallery, London
   Gestern oder im 2. Stock - Karl Valentin, Komik und Kunst seit 1948 - Münchner Stadtmuseum, Munich
Description and image  The Unexpected - van Picasso tot Penck, van Appel tot Koons - Stedelijk Museum ’s-Hertogenbosch, 's-Hertogenbosch

   Coriander Studio - Jill George Gallery, London
Description and image  PERFORMING THE CITY - Kunst Aktionismus im Stadt Raum 60er und 70er Jahre - Lothringer13 - Städtische Kunsthalle München, Munich
   Past - Present - Future - - Galerie Fortlaan 17, Ghent (closed, 2014)
   A Process of Living - - Leicester City Art Gallery, Leicester (closed, 2010)
   Every Body No Body - - Galerie Fortlaan 17, Ghent (closed, 2014)
   FACES/(auto)portraits - - Galerie Fortlaan 17, Ghent (closed, 2014)

   3 Things - - Run, London (closed, 2008)
   Ver bailar. Diálogo entre la danza y las bellas artes - Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo (CAAC), Sevilla
   LATITUDE - LONGITUDE - - Galerie Fortlaan 17, Ghent (closed, 2014)
Description and works of art Galerie & Edition Bode GmbHSAMMELSTÜCKE - Originalgraphik ab 1962 bis zur Gegenwart - Galerie & Edition Bode GmbH, Nuremberg Send message
   Tanzen, Sehen - Museum für Gegenwartskunst Siegen, Siegen

   This Will Not Happen Without You - John Hansard Gallery, Southampton
Description, image and works of art Galerie & Edition Bode GmbHWeihnachtsaccrochage - Galerie & Edition Bode GmbH, Nuremberg Send message
   Body Scenes - Galerie Wolfgang Gmyrek, Dusseldorf
   Tom Bendhem - Collector - Cheltenham Art Gallery and Museum, Cheltenham Spa, Gloucestershire
   New Editions/ Scotland - International Print Center New York, New York City, NY

   25 Jahre Galerie Fahnemann: Reopening - Galerie Fahnemann, Berlin
   Variety - De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill on Sea
   Wittgenstein in New York - Kupferstichkabinett, Berlin
   Go Between - Magazin4 - Bregenzer Kunstverein, Bregenz

   The Tom Bendhem Collection - Ben Uri Gallery - The London Jewish Museum of Art, London
   Expressive Malerei der 80er Jahre - Galerie Henze & Ketterer & Triebold, Riehen
Description and image  "Eine kurze Zeit ...lang" - - Dany Keller Galerie - Munich, Munich (closed, 2009)
   Trackers - PM Gallery & House, London
   The 1960s - Dean Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland

   II Bienal de Valencia - La Ciudad Ideal - Bienal de Valencia, Valencia
Description and image  Independence - SLG South London Gallery, London
   Will Alsop and Bruce McLean: Two Chairs - CUBE (Centre for the Urban Built Environment), Manchester

   Bruce Mclean & Will Alsop - Two Chairs - Milton Keynes Gallery, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
   On generalrelease - College of the Arts, Norwich
Description and image  Tableaux Vivants - Living Pictures and Attitudes in Photography, Film, and Video - Kunsthalle Wien (Museumsquartier), Vienna
   A Short History of Performance - Part I - Whitechapel Art Gallery, London

   Paintings - - Galerie Fortlaan 17, Ghent (closed, 2014)
   Paper - - Galerie Fortlaan 17, Ghent (closed, 2014)

  Kunsthalle DüsseldorfDas fünfte Element - Geld oder Kunst - Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf Send message

   Last Dreams of the Millenium - Tyler Museum of Art, Tyler, TX
   Gedankenwelten. Bilder - Zeichnungen - Skulpturen - Galerie Henze & Ketterer & Triebold, Riehen

   The Mag Collection - Ferens Art Gallery, Kingston upon Hull
  Centro de Arte Moderna - CAM -  Fundação Calouste GulbenkianA Ilha Do Tesouro/Treasure Island - Centro de Arte Moderna - CAM - Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon Send message

   L'art Au Corps / Le Corps Exposé De Man Ray A Nos Jours - MAC Musées d´Art Contemporain Marseille, Marseille

   Sculpture - - Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London (closed, 2001)
   Sculptors' Drawings - Cornerhouse, Manchester

   documenta 9 - Documenta, Kassel
   Le gout est fait de mille dégoûts - - Galerie Fortlaan 17, Ghent (closed, 2014)

   Scottish artists' prints - - Galerie Fortlaan 17, Ghent (closed, 2014)

   Kunstminen: Neuerwerbungen zeitgenoessischer Kunst 1978 - 90 - Museum Kunstpalast, Dusseldorf

   European Painting And Sculpture - L.A. Louver Gallery, Venice, CA
   Gran Pavese, The Flag Project - MuHKA Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen, Antwerp
   The British Picture - L.A. Louver Gallery, Venice, CA

   Homage to Beuys - Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland
   documenta 8 - Documenta, Kassel
   Berlinart 1961-1987 - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

   Human Interest - Cornerhouse, Manchester
   Gallery Artists - - Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London (closed, 2001)

   American/european Painting, Drawing, And Sculpture - L.A. Louver Gallery, Venice, CA
   International Survey of Recent Painting and Sculpture - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

   American/european Painting And Sculpture Part II - L.A. Louver Gallery, Venice, CA
   Works on Paper - - Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London (closed, 2001)

   Gegen das Kriegsrecht in Polen – für Solidarność - Museum Kunstpalast, Dusseldorf
   Zeitgeist - Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin
   documenta 7 - Documenta, Kassel

   New Work - - Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London (closed, 2001)
   A new Spirit of Painting - Royal Academy of Arts, London

   X Biennale de Paris - - Biennale de Paris, Paris (closed)
   documenta 6 - Documenta, Kassel

   Information - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

   When Attitudes Become Form - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London
   557,087 - Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA
   When Attitudes become Form - Museen Haus Lange / Haus Esters, Krefeld
   When Attitudes Become Form - Kunsthalle Bern, Bern

   Five Young Artists: Ann Clark, Tom Edwards, Barry Martin, Bruce McLean, John Whitaker - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London


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 Miriam Shiell Fine Art, Toronto, ON


 Gallery S.E., Bergen

United Kingdom

 Foss Fine Art, London
 jaggedart, London
 Morgan-Boyce Gallery, Marlborough, Wiltshite


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 Campbelltown Arts Centre, Campbelltown, NSW


 Sorø Kunstmuseum, Sorø


 Museum für Moderne Kunst (MMK), Frankfurt/Main
 ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe


 Terrae Motus, Caserta


 Berardo Museum - Collection of Modern and Contemporary Art, Lisbon


 CGAC - Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela

United Kingdom

 Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds
 Tate Britain, London
 Southampton City Art Gallery, Southampton
 The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, West Midlands


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