John Stezaker

 


 

 




BIOGRAPHY

 

Born 1949 in Worcester, England
Lives and works in London

 

Solo Exhibitions

2009
Galerie Gisela Capitain, Cologne.
Friedrich Petzel, New York.

 

2008
GAK, Gesellschaft für aktuelle Kunst Bremen, Bremen.
A Palazzo Gallery, Brescia.
Galerie Dennis Kimmerich, Düsseldorf.

 

2007
Two part show: Karsten Schubert (Sept.–Nov.), London, The Approach, (Okt.–Nov.), London.
The Rubell Family Collection, Miami.
Stills Gallery, Edinburgh.
Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool.
Project Room, Yvon Lambert, Paris.

 

2006
The Approach, London.
Galerie Dennis Kimmerich, Düsseldorf.
Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles.
Bridges and Metaphores, Norwich Gallery, Norwich.
John Stezaker, White Columns, New York.

 

2005
Archiv und Erzählung, John Stezaker und T.J. Wilcox, Kunstverein München, Munich.

 

2004
The Third Person Archive and other works, The Approach, London.

 

2001
The Holy Land Series, Wigmore Fine Art, London.

 

1999
Film Still Collages, Friedman–Guiness Gallery, Frankfurt.

 

1996
Garden, Cubitt Gallery, London.

 

1991
Care & Control, Salama–Caro Gallery, London.

 

1990
Film Still Collages, Friedman–Guinness Gallery, Frankfurt (cat.)

 

1989
John Stezaker: New Work, Salama–Caro Gallery, London.
Glenn Dash Gallery, Los Angeles.

 

1984
Lisson Gallery, London.

 

1979
Werke 1973–1978, Kunstmuseum Luzern, Luzern.
The World Made Flesh, The New '57 Gallery, Edinburgh.
Galerie Éric Fabre, Paris.
Ikon Gallery, Birmingham.

 

1978
Fragments, Photographer's Gallery, London.
Collages, 1977–1978, Ikon Gallery, Birmingham.(cat.)
Southampton City Museum, Southampton.

 

1977
Dream Allegories. John Stezaker Collages 1976–1977, Nigel Greenwood Gallery, London.
Galerie Éric Fabre, Paris.
Schema Gallery, Florence.
Spectro Arts, Newcastle.

 

1976
Nigel Greenwood Gallery, London.
Trois Oeuvres (Three Works), Galerie Éric Fabre, Paris (cat.)

 

1975
Nigel Greenwood Gallery, London.
Galerie Éric Fabre, Paris.

 

1974
Galerie Decembre, Munster.
Galleria Lia Rumma, Rome.
Galleria Lia Rumma, Naples.

 

1973
The Musuem of Modern Art Oxford, Oxford.

 

1972
Beyond Art for Art's Sake: a Propus Mundus, Nigel Greenwood Gallery, London (cat.)

 

1970
Works, 1969–1971, Sigi Krauss Gallery, London (cat.)

 

 

Group Exhibitions

2009
curated by_vienna 09: Rita Ackermann and John Stezaker, curated by Matthew Higgs, Galerie Meyer Kainer, Vienna.
Le sang d'un poéte, FRAC des Pays de la Loire, France.
In The Pines, David Risley Gallery, Copenhagen.
Propaganda, Rodeo Gallery, Istanbul.
William Horner & John Stezaker, The Russian Club Gallery, London.

 

2008
Not so Subtle Subtitle, curated by Matthew Brannon, Casey Kaplan, New York.
Collage: The Unmonumental Picture, New Museum, New York.
Martian Museum of Terrestrial Art, Barbican Art Gallery, London.
Past–Forward, 176, The Zabludowicz Collection, London.
Cohabitation: 13 Artists and Collage, Francesca Kaufmann, Milan.

 

2007
Panic Attack, Barbican Art Gallery, London.
Strange Events Permit Themselves the Luxury of Occurring: selected by artist Steven Claydon, Camden Arts Centre, London.

 

2006
Tate Triennal 2006 – New British Art, Tate Britain, London.
Dereconstruction, curated by Matthew Higgs, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York.
Figures of the Player: The paradox of the actor, Collection Lambert en Avignon, Avignon.
A Season in Hell, Danielle Arnaud Gallery, London.
World Gone Mad: Surrealist Returns in Recent British Art, Herbert Read Gallery, Canterbury; Castlefield Gallery, Manchester; Limehouse Arts Foundation, London (cat.)
The Glass Bead Game, Vilma Gold Project Space, Berlin.

 

2005
Girls on Film, Zwirner & Wirth, New York.
Time Lines, Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen, Düsseldorf.
Cut, The Approach, London.
1979, Bloomberg Space, London.
Collage, Signs & Surfaces, Pavel Zoubok Gallery, New York.
Mourning, Sies & Hoeke, Düsseldorf.
RCA print folio, Royal College of Art, London.

 

2004
Je t'envisage, La disparation du portrait, Musee de L'Elysee, Lausanne.
Collage, Bloomberg Space, London.
Cara a Cara, Culturgest, Lisbon.
About Face, Hayward Gallery, London.
Future Face, Science Museum, London.
Portraits of Non–Humans, David Risley Gallery, London.
Polaroid, 39 Gallery, London.

 

2003
Ex–press, Royal College of Art, London.
Please Take One, 39 Gallery, London.

 

2002
Life is Beautiful, Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle (cat.)

 

2000
The British Art Show 5, City Art Centre, Edinburgh, Scotland; Collective Gallery; Dean Gallery; Fruitmarket Gallery; Royal Botanic Gardens; Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art; Stills; Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland; John Hansard Gallery; Millais Gallery, Southampton Institute; Southampton City Art Gallery, Southampton, England; Centre for Visual Arts; Chapter Arts Centre; Fotogallery; National Museum & Gallery, Cardiff, Wales; Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery; Ikon Gallery, Birmingham. (cat.)

 

1999
23rd Ljubljana International Biennial of Graphic Art, British Section, Mednarodni grafični likovni center, Ljubljana.
River Deep, Mountain High, Gallery Westland Place, London; University of Dundee, Duncan and Jordanston Gallery, Dundee.

 

1998
American and European Photo–art, Larem Kloker Gallery, Vienna.
2nd Shoreditch Photography Biennial, London.
Chemical Traces/Photography and Conceptual Art, 1968–1998, Ferens Art Gallery, Hull City Council, Kingston upon Hull; Leeds City Art Gallery, Leeds (cat.)

 

1997
Pictura Brittanica: Art from Britain (British Council), Sydney Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia.
Icons, Tour über Tokyo, Kyoto and Hong Kong.
Life/Live: Young British Art, Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris.
Strange Days, Contemporary British Photography, Galleria Gian Ferrari, Milan (cat.)
Sad, Gasworks, London.
The Quick and The Dead, Royal College of Art, London.
The Impossible Document: Photography and Conceptual Art in Britain 1966–1976, Cameraworks Gallery, London; Cambridge Darkroom Gallery, Cambridge (cat.)
Various group shows, Bank London (1996, 1997, 1998)

 

1996
The Body, Touring Exhibition Canada.

 

1995
Elvis + Marilyn 2x Immortal, The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston.
The Curator's Egg, Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London.

 

1994
Who's Looking at the Family, Barbican Art Gallery, London.

 

1992
Flora Photographica, Serpentine Gallery, London.

 

1990
Art Conceptuel, Formes Conceptuelles, Galerie 1900/2000, Paris.

 

1989
John Stezaker, Glenn Dash Gallery, Los Angeles.

 

1987
Altered States, Kent Fine Art, New York (cat.)
Multiple vision: Ron Haselden, Colin McArthur, John Stezaker, Paul Wombel, Cambridge Darkroom Gallery, Cambridge.

 

1984
1984: An Exhibition, Camden Arts Centre, London (cat.)

 

1983
Geometry of Desire, Galerie Venster, Rotterdam.

 

1982
Aperto, XL, Biennale di Venezia, Venezia.
Simulacra, Riverside Studios, London.
Close to the Edge, White Columns, New York.

 

1980
Hayward Annual, Hayward Gallery, London.

 

1979
Un certain art anglais.., ARC, Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris.
JP2, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels.
Hayward Annual, Hayward Gallery, London (cat.)

 

1978
Art for Society, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London.

 

1977
British Art, Palais des Beaux Arts, Brussels.

 

1976
Art Inglese Oggi, Palazzo Reale, Milan.
Times, Words and the Camera, Akademische Druck–U, Graz.

 

1975
9. Biennale de Paris, Paris.

 

1974
Project 74, Kunsthalle Köln, Cologne.
Beyond Painting and Sculpture...: works brought for the Arts Council by Richard Cork, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool.
Critic's Choice, Tooth's Gallery, London.

 

1972
A Survey of the Avant–Garde in Britain, House Gallery, London.
The New Art, Hayward Gallery, London (cat.)

 

1971
The Wall Show, Lisson Gallery, London.

 

1970
3 Schools Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, London.

 

1969
Three Person Show, Central Collegiate Building, University College, London.

 

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