short biography

Gilbert Proesch (b.1943, San Martino / South Tyrol) and George Passmore (b.1942, Totness / Devon), based in London, are an Italian-English artist couple working as "living sculpture" Gilbert & George and in the course of the time created one of the most uncompromising "Gesamtkunstwerke" that consists of self-portrayals. Both artists studied at St Martin's School of Art, London.

Painting, photography, photomontages, picture triptychs, actions

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collection/s

Akron Art Museum Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney ° Art Sonje Center, Seoul Arts Council Collection, London Arts Council of Northern Ireland, Belfast Benesse Art Site, Naoshima Burger Collection, Berlin CAMeC La Spezia CAPC Contemporary Art Museum Bordeaux ° CIFO Art Space, Miami CODA Museum, Apeldoorn Ca la Ghironda, Bologna Castello di Rivoli, Turin ° Collection Lambert, Avignon ° DZ BANK Kunstsammlung, Frankfurt Deichtorhallen Hamburg & Sammlung Falckenberg ESSL MUSEUM Klosterneuburg Elgiz Museum of Contemporary Art, Istanbul . Fondation Cartier, Paris Fotomuseum Winterthur Frac Haute-Normandie, Sotteville-les-Rouen Groninger Museum Guggenheim Bilbao ° HISCOX London Hall Art Foundation, Schloss Derneburg Museum Herbert Foundation, Ghent Hess Art Collection, Liebefeld-Bern Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin ° Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg La Boverie, Liège MAMAC Nice ° MAXXI Rome ° MCA - Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney ° MCA Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago ° MUDAM Musée d´Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxemburg ° Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zürich Modern, Fort Worth Museo MADRE, Naples Museu Berardo, Lisbon ° Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon ° Museum Ludwig Köln ° Palmer Museum of Art Punta della Dogana - Francois Pinault Foundation, Venice Rennie Collection, Vancouver Rijksmuseum Twenthe, Enschede SMAK Ghent ° Sammlung Verbund - Vertikale Galerie, Wien South London Gallery Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam ° Tate Collection Teutloff Museum Vancouver Art Gallery ° Williams College Museum of Art Zabludowicz Collection, London
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  • 05. Dec 02. Jun 2000
    Zeitwenden Kunstmuseum Bonn °
  • 29. Aug 10. Oct
    Ego Alter Ego Nassauischer Kunstverein, Wiesbaden
  • 07. Feb 02. May
    Insite 98 Contemporary Museum, Baltimore .