short biography

Bruce Nauman (b.1941, Fort Wayne / Indiana USA), living on a remote farm in Galisteo / New Mexico, is a conceptual artist and one of the most important and influential contemporary artists. In 2015 his Topological Gardens, the official United States representation at the 53rd Venice Biennale was awarded the Golden Lion. In 2013, 2009, 2007, 2005, 1999, 1995 and 1980 he participated at Venice Biennalen 55., 53., 52., 51., 48., 46., 39. In 1992, 1982, 1977, 1972, and 1968 his works were shown at documenta 9, 7, 6, 5, and 4. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison (Mathematics / Physics); and at the University of California, Davis.

Conceptual art, multimedia, objects, sculptures, installations, performances, body art, video, photography

https://www.konradfischergalerie.de/artists/bruce-nauman/show/

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collection/s

ACE GALLERY Los Angeles Art Institute Chicago Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen Benesse Art Site, Naoshima CAPC Contemporary Art Museum Bordeaux Castello di Rivoli, Turin ° Collection Lambert, Avignon ° Corcoran School of the Arts and Design, Washington DZ BANK Kunstsammlung, Frankfurt Daros Zürich Dia:Beacon ° EMST National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens FRAC Grand Large - Hauts-de-France, Dunkirk Fotomuseum Winterthur GAM Galleria Civica d´Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Turin ° Hall Art Foundation, Schloss Derneburg Museum Hallen für neue Kunst, Schaffhausen Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin Hamburger Kunsthalle Herbert Foundation, Ghent Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington Indianapolis Museum of Art JULIA STOSCHEK COLLECTION DÜSSELDORF Kaiser Wilhelm Museum, Krefeld Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City ° Kröller-Müller Museum, Otterlo Kunsthalle zu Kiel Kunsthaus Zürich Kunstmuseum Basel / Museum für Gegenwartskunst Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg Kunstsammlungen der Ruhr-Universität - CAMPUSMUSEUM / SITUATION KUNST LACMA - Los Angeles County Museum of Art LENTOS Kunstmuseum, Linz Laguna Art Museum Ludwig Forum, Aachen MAC Montreal MACBA Barcelona ° MAGASIN III Stockholm (temporarily closed) MCA Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge / MA ° MOCA The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles MOMA - The Museum of Modern Art, New York MUDAM Musée d´Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxemburg Mart Trento e Rovereto . Menil Collection, Houston Mie Prefectural Art Museum, Tsu . Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zürich Modern, Fort Worth MuHKA - Museum of Contemporary Art Antwerp Museion, Bozen/Bolzano Museo MADRE, Naples Museo Reina Sofia, Madrid Museu Berardo, Lisbon ° Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam ° Museum Brandhorst, München Museum Folkwang, Essen Museum der Moderne Salzburg Musée Cantonal des Beaux-Arts, Lausanne ° National Gallery of Art, Washington ° National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa Neue Galerie Graz / Universalmuseum Joanneum New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe Newport Street Gallery, London Nora Eccles Harrison Museum, Logan Panza Collection Pinakothek der Moderne, München Punta della Dogana, Venice REINKINGPROJEKTE Hamburg SMAK Ghent ° Sammlung Deutsche Bank, Frankfurt Sammlung FER Collection, Ulm Schaulager Basel Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art, Porto Simon Fraser University Gallery, Burnaby Sinclair House, Bad Homburg Sprengel Museum, Hannover Staatliche Museen zu Berlin Staatsgalerie Stuttgart Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam Tate Collection The Nelson, Davis University Gallery Amherst Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City Walker Art Center, Minneapolis Watermill Center, New York Ydessa Hendeles Art Foundation, Toronto ZKM | Karlsruhe
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