1970 Born in Dugny, Département Seine-Saint-Denis, France Education 1996 École nationale supérieure des arts décoratifs, Paris, France 1993 Escola de Artes Applicades La Massana, Barcelona, Spain 1991 École Duperré, Paris, France Awards/Prizes/Grants/Fellowships 2010 Paul D.

& Co., New York, USA “Good Business is the Best Art”, Bronx Museum, New York, USA 1999 “Bodies of Resistance, R. W.”, Connecticut and Durham, South Africa 1997“Artist in the Market Place (AIM)”, Bronx Museum, New York, USA“Out Of India”, Queens Museum of Art, Queens, New York, USA“Hybrid Harem”, Colgate University, Dana Arts Center, New York, USA“Research Revision Reconstruct”, Old Dominion University, New York, USA“Fermented”, Arason Gallery, Parsons School of Design, New York, USA“Seeking Beautiful Indian Girls”, Gallery 401, Toronto, Canada Bill Beckley lives and works in New York.

1946 Born in Hamburg, Pennsylvania, USA Education 1977 Kutztown State University, B. A., Kutztown, Pennsylvania, USA 1970 Tyler School of Art, M. A., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Awards/Prizes/Grants/Fellowships 1997 Pollock-Krasner Grant 1986 New York Council of the Arts 1979 National Endowment of the Arts 1976 New York Council of the Arts 1973 New York Council of the Arts Solo Exhibitions 2014“The Accidental Poet – Works from the Seventies”, Galerie Hans Mayer, Düsseldorf, Germany 2013 “Retrospective”, Galerie Hans Mayer, Düsseldorf, Germany “Flag Attempts”, Galerie Hans Mayer, Art Basel, Switzerland 2011 Rosenbaum Contemporary Boca Raton, Florida, USA 112 Greene Street Show 1970–1973, James Solomon Gallery, New York, USA “P420 Arte contemporanea e libri”, Bologna, Italy “Talk at the National Arts Club”, New York City (for Anthony Haden Guest), USA “Narration works of 70” by Bill Beckley, Peter Hutchinson, and Franco Vaccari, Alternative Histories, Exit Art, New York, USA Galerie Hans Mayer, Düsseldorf, Germany Sammlung Hoffmann, Berlin, Germany 2010 Galerie Hans Mayer, Düsseldorf, Germany “Etcetera”, Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York, USA Galerie Hans Mayer, ARCO Madrid, Spain Arte Fiera, Studio Trisorio, Napoli/Rome, Italy Galerie Hans Mayer, Art Basel Miami Beach, USA Rosenbaum Contemporary, Art Basel Miami Beach, USA 2009 Galerie Hans Mayer, Düsseldorf, Germany Studio Trisorio, Naples, Italy Studio Trisorio, Rome, Italy 2008 Galerie Hans Mayer, Düsseldorf, Germany “Ping-Pong Dialogues”, Chelsea Space, London, UK Rosenbaum Contemporary Gallery Center, Florida, USA 2007 Galerie Hans Mayer, Düsseldorf, Germany Park Ryu Sook Gallery, Korea Bruna Soletti Gallery, Milan, Italy Dorfman Projects, NYC, New York, USA 2006 Park Ryu Sook Gallery, Korea 2004 Robert Mc Clain Gallery, Houston, Texas, USA Studio Trisorio, Naples, Italy Studio Trisorio, Rome, Italy 2003 Galerie Hans Mayer, Düsseldorf, Germany Gallery Park Ryu-Sook, Seoul, South Korea 2001 Tony Shafrazi Gallery, (Fourteen Stations) New York City, USA “New works”, Galerie Hans Mayer, Berlin, Germany 2000 “Selected works 1970–1999”, John Gibson Gallery, New York City, USA 1999 Anouk Taché and Carole Lévy Gallery, Brussels, Belgium 1998 Galerie Hans Mayer, Düsseldorf, Germany Galeria Milano, Milano, Italy Galeria Trisorio, Naples, Italy 1997 John Gibson Gallery, New York, USA 1996 Ace Gallery, Los Angeles, USA 1995 “Five Easy Pieces”, Ace Gallery, New York City, USA 1994 Galerie Hans Mayer, Düsseldorf, Germany Foundation Chateau de Jau, France 1993 Galeria Pedro Oliveira, Porto, Portugal 1992 “On The Road To Ra” (performance), American Opera Projects, New York City, USA Galleria Trisorio, Naples, Italy 1991 John Gibson Gallery, New York City, USA “Drawings”, Ace Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, USA 1990 Galerie Daniel Templon, Paris, France 1989 Galleria Milano, Milan, Italy Studio G-7, Bologna, Italy 1988 Ace Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, USA 1987 Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York City, USA Galerie Hans Mayer, Düsseldorf, Germany 1986 Galerie Daniel Templon, Paris, France John Gibson Gallery, New York City, USA Galleria Trisorio, Naples, Italy 1984 Freidus/Ordover Gallery, New York City, USA “Retrospective”, Städtisches Museum, Mönchengladbach, Germany 1983 John Gibson Gallery, New York City, USA Galerie Hans Mayer, Düsseldorf, Germany 1982 Studio Canaviello, Milan, Italy Bonlow Gallery, New York City, USA 1981 Galerie Daniel Templon, Paris, France Marian Desson Gallery, Chicago, USA International Center of Photography, New York City, USA Annina Nosei Gallery, New York City, USA 1980 Nigel Greenwood Gallery, London, UK Galerie Loyse Oppenheim, Geneva, Switzerland 1979 Galerie Vera Munro, Hamburg, Germany Nigel Greenwood Gallery, London, UK Galerie Denise Rene, Hans Mayer, Düsseldorf, Germany 1978 Museum of Modern Art, New York City, USA Studio G7, Bologna, Italy Galerie Denise Rene, Hans Mayer, Düsseldorf, Germany Art in Progress, München, Germany 1977 Galerie Daniel Templon, Paris, France Galerie Denise Rene, Hans Mayer, Düsseldorf, Germany Nigel Greenwood Gallery, London, UK 1976 Galleria dʼAllesandro, Ferranti, Rome, Italy John Gibson Gallery, New York City, USA Galleria Lucio Amelio, Naples, Italy 1975 Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris, France Galerie Patrick Verelst – Marc Poitier dit Caulier, Antwerp, Belgium Performance, Steinway Hall, New York City, USA Galleria Francoise Lambert, Milan, Italy Gallery 20, Amsterdam, Netherlands 1974 Gallery 20, Amsterdam, Netherlands Francoise Lambert, Milan, Italy John Gibson Gallery, New York City, USA 1973 John Gibson Gallery, New York City, USA Nigel Greenwood Gallery, London, UK Galerie Konrad Fischer, Düsseldorf, Germany 1972 Performance, 98 Greene Street, Holly Solomon, New York City 112 Greene Street Gallery, New York City Gallery 20, Amsterdam, Netherlands Performance and installation, Galerie Rudolf Zwirner, Köln, Germany Galleria Francoise Lambert, Milan, Italy 1971 93 Grand Street, organized by Willoughby Sharp and Avalanche Magazine, New York City, USA 1969 Wabash Transit Gallery, Chicago Art Institute, Illinois, USA Group Exhibitions 2013 Group Show, Galerie Hans Mayer, Düsseldorf, Germany “Color – An exhibition of works by Bill Beckley”, Via Lewandowsky, Guillaume Bruère and Rebecca Llanos, Andrae Kaufmann Gallery, Berlin, Germany Group Show, Friedman Benda Gallery, Chelsea, New York, USA 2011 “Narration works of 70” by Bill Beckley, Peter Hutchinson and Franco Vaccari, P420 Arte contemporanea e libri, Bologna, Italy Rosenbaum Contemporary, Boca Raton, Florida, USA 2010 “Alternative Histories”, Exit Art, New York, USA 2004 “Behind the Facts, 1968–1974”, Miro Foundation, Barcelona, Spain “Behind the facts, 1968–1974”, Servalles Museum, Porto, Portugal “Behind the Facts, 1968–1974”, Miro Foundation, Kassel, Germany “Four Artists”, Dorfman Projects New York, USA 2002 “Made in USA: Keith Haring, Robert Longo, Kenny Scharf, Bill Beckley”, Ludwig Galerie, Schloss Oberhausen, Germany Art Downtown, New York, USA “1968–1977, Lʼart en cause”, Musée dʼart Contemporain de Bordeaux, France 2000 “Critic as Grist”, White Gallery, New York, USA “Narrative”, Studio G7, Bologna, Italy Sammlung Hoffman, Berlin, Germany Daimler-Benz collection, Berlin, Germany 1999 Sammlung Falckenberg, Museum der bildenden Künste, Leipzig, Germany “17 Contempory Artists from America, Italy and México”, The Menile Collection, Texas, USA “Heroines and Heros”, Cynthia Broan Gallery, New York, USA “Americans in France”, The Fish Market, Perpignan, France 1998 “Fotoz”, Siqueiros Koll Gallery, Los Angeles, USA “Fotoz”, Spiral Lounge, New York, USA “Project Plans”, John Gibson Gallery, New York, USA “Acts of Faith”, Abraham Lubelski Gallery, New York, USA 1997 “LʼArte in Faccia”, Associazione Nazionale DʼArte Moderna, Milan, Italy “Twentieth Anniversary Exhibition”, Chateau de Jau, Cases de Pene, France “Inaugural Exhibition”, Hoffmann Collection, Berlin, Germany “Numbers”, Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, Germany “The @ Show”, Satellite Gallery, Long Island City 1996 “Artistʼs Photographs”, John Gibson Gallery, New York, USA “Narrative Art”, Palazzo Rasponi Murat, Ravenna, Italy 1995 “Narrative Art”, Studio G7 Bologna, Italy 1994 “Conceptual Photographs”, John Gibson Gallery, New York, USA “Venticinquesimo”, Studio dʼArte Cannaviello, Milan, Italy 1993 Collection of Vicky Remy, Musee dʼArt Modern, St.

Guislain, Gent, Belgium “Selections from the Guggenheim – Bilbao Collection”, Guggenheim, Bilbao, Spain “Auf Papier”, Kewenig Galerie, Köln, Germany “Manifesta 9 Limburg 2012”, International Foundation Manifesta, Limburg, Germany “Questions dʼimages (visages de sable)”, Caré dʼArt, Nimes, France 2011 “Eroe/Heroes”, Galleria dʼArte Moderna di Torino, Italy Le Consortium, Dijon, France “Sans fin, Fondazione Volume!

”, Roma, Italy 2010 “Les Archives du Coeur”, Musée dʼart contemporain du Val-de-Marne, Vitry-sur-Seine, France “Personnes, in the course of Monumenta”, Grand Palais, Paris, France “Les Archives du Coeur”, Museum of Old and New Art, Hobart, Australia “Les Archives du Coeur”, Musée dʼart contemporain du Val-de-Marne, Vitry-sur-Seine, France “No Manʼs Land”, Park Avenue Armory, New York, USA “Personnes”, Hangar Bicocca, Milan, Italy “Danach”, Kewenig Galerie, Köln, Germany “French Pavilion of the 54th Biennale di Venezia”, Venice, Italy 2009 “Ich Zweifellos”, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Germany “La vie possible”, Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz, Liechtenstein “Vanitas”, Artproject Salzburg, Krypta Salzburg Cathedral, Salzburg, Austria “Die verborgene Spur.

Printmaking in Germany 1945–1990”, Kunsthalle zu Kiel, Germany “Krieg Medien Kunst”, Städtische Galerie Bietigheim-Bissingen, Germany 2003 “Berlin–Moscow.

1950–2000”, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany 2002 “Shopping. 100 Jahre Kunst und Konsum”, Kunsthalle Schirn, Frankfurt am Main, Germany/Tate Liverpool, UK 2000 “Das XX. Ein Jahrhundert Kunst in Deutschland”, Nationalgalerie Berlin/Hamburger Bahnhof, Germany 1999 “Pop Impressions Europe/USA”, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA “Europop. Kippenberger), New York, USA “Von hier aus”, Messegelände, Düsseldorf, Germany “Treppen”, Galerie Gugu Ernesto, Köln, Germany 1983 Galerie Max Hetzler, Stuttgart, Germany “Schwerter zu Zapfhähnen”, Galerie Peter Pakesch, Wien, Austria “Holz- und Linolschnitt heute”, Oldenburger Kunstverein, Oldenburg, Germany “Kunst ist nichts, wenn sie nicht neu ist”, Galerie Rolf Ricke, Köln, Germany “Ansatzpunkte kritischer Kunst heute”, Bonner Kunstverein, Bonn, Germany 1982 “12 Künstler aus Deutschland”, Kunsthalle Basel, Switzerland/Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam, The Netherlands “Über sieben Brücken mußt Du gehen”, Kutscherhaus, Berlin, Germany “Herbstsalon”, Kunsthalle Köln, Germany “Zeitgeist”, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany “Creme für Hamburg”, Fettstraße 7a, Hamburg, Germany “Die junge Malerei in Deutschland”, Galeria dʼArte Moderna, Bologna, Italy “Tendenzen 82”, Ulmer Museum, Ulm, Germany 1981 “Bildwechsel”, Akademie der Künste, Berlin, Germany “Junge Kunst aus Westdeutschland ʼ81”, Galerie Max Hetzler, Stuttgart, Germany 1980 “Aktion Pisskrücke (Geheimdienst am Nächsten)”, Künstlerhaus Hamburg, Germany “Finger für Deutschland”, Atelier Jörg Immendorff, Düsseldorf, Germany “Mühlheimer Freiheit und interessante Bilder aus Deutschland”, Galerie Paul Maenz, Köln, Germany 1979 Elend, Berlin, Germany Enthemmungsprozesse äußern sich am Anfang immer als gute Laune, Fettstraße 7a, Hamburg, Germany 2013 Died in London, UK 1924 Born in New Malden, Surrey, UK Education 1953–1951 Assistant to Henry Moore 1952–1947 Strict academic training at Royal Academy Schools, London, UK (taught by different sculptor Royal Academicians as Mac William, Hardiman, Charoux and Maurice Lambert) 1944 M. Engineering, Christ’s College, Cambridge, UK Awards/Prizes/Grants/Fellowships 2008 AECA Gran Premio as Best Living International Artist Represented at ARCOʼ08 2006 Honorary Degree, University of London, UK 2005 6th International Julio Gonzàles Award of the Generalitat Valenciana 2004 Honorary Fellowship, University of Arts, London, UK Senior Academician, Royal Academy of Art, London, UK International Award for Visual Arts, Cristobal Gabarron Foundation 2000 Order of Merit conferred by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth 1999 Honorary Doctor of Letters, University of Westminster, London, UK 1998 Honorary Board of Trustees, International Sculpture Center, Hamilton, New Jersey, USA Honorary Fellow, Glasgow School of Art, UK Honorary Fellow, Bretton Hall College, University of Leeds, UK 1997 Lifetime Achievement Award, International Sculpture Center, Hamilton, New Jersey, USA Honorary Fine Arts Degree, Florida International University, Miami, Florida, USA Honorary Fellow, Royal Institute of British Architects, London, UK Honorary Fellow, Royal Society of British Sculptors, London, UK 1996 Chevalier des Arts et Lettres, France Doctor Honoris Causa, University of Charles de Gaulle, Lille, France Honorary Doctor of Letters, Durham University, UK 1994 Honorary Doctorate, Royal College of Art, London, UK 1993 Honorary Doctor of Letters, Winchester School of Art, UK University of Southampton, UK 1992 Honorary Member, Accademia delle Belle Arte di Brera, Milan, Italy Praemium Imperiale Prize for Sculpture, Japan Art Association, Tokyo, Japan 1991 Honorary Fellow, Wolfson College, Oxford, UK The Henry Moore Grand Prize: First Nobutaka Shikanai Prize Hakone Open Air Museum, Tokyo, Japan 1990 Honorary Fine Arts Degree, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada 1989 Honorary Fine Arts Degree, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA 1988 Honorary Foreign Member, American Academy of Arts and Sciences 1987 Honorary Degree, University of Surrey, UK Knight Bachelor, Queenʼs Birthday Honours 1986 Honorary Fellow, Royal College of Art, London, UK 1985 Honorary Doctor of Letters, Cambridge University, UK 1984 Trustee, Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, UK 1982 Trustee, Tate Gallery, London, UK Member of Council, Slade School of Art, London, UK 1981 Honorary Degree, Brandeis University, Massachusetts, USA Honorary Fellow, Christʼs College, Cambridge University, UK Member of Council, Royal College of Art, London, UK 1979 Honorary Member of American Academy and Institute of Arts & Letters Honorary Doctor of Letters, York University, Toronto, Canada 1976 Presented with key to New York City by Mayor Abraham Beame 1969 Commander of the Order of the British Empire Prizewinner, São Paulo Biennale 1968 Honorary Doctor of Letters, University of East Anglia, UK 1966 David E.

Tropez, France “Accélération”, Centre d’Art Neuchâtel, Neuchâtel, Switzerland “L ʼEmprise du Lieu #4”, Domaine Pommery, Reims, France “Politics of Fear”, Albion, London, UK 2006 1st Architecture, Art and Landscape Biennial of the Canary Islands, Spain “Black Paris – Kunst und Geschichte einer schwarzen Diaspora”, Iwalewa-Haus, Bayreuth, Germany “Nuit Blanche”, Paris, France “Infinities, Art Unlimited”, Art Basel 37, Basel, Switzerland “Take a walk on the wild side”, de Pury & Luxembourg Gallery, Zürich, Switzerland “Notre Histoire”, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France 2005 “Meeting Point”, Sternersen Museum, Oslo, Norway “In between times”, Tramway, Glasgow, UK “Regards des photographes arabes contemporains”, Institute of the Arab World, Paris, France “Big Bang”, Jewish Art and History Museum, Paris, France “Expérience de la durée”, 8th Lyon Biennale, France “Living for the City”, J.

Shainman Gallery, New York, USA “The Loop, Art Unlimited”, Art Basel 36, Basel, Switzerland “Singuliers”, Guangdong Museum of Art, Canton, China 2004 “The Sweatshop, Art Position”, Art Basel Miami, Florida, USA “Videozone”, Video Art Biennale, Herzliya Museum, Tel Aviv, Israel “Near East Project”, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt am Main, Germany Continental Breakfast, Belgrade, Serbia/Czech Republic “Shake”, Centrum für Gegenwartskunst, Linz, Austria “Shake”, Villa Arson, Nice, France 2003 “Correspondance, Statement Area”, Art Basel 34, Basel, Switzerland “Fault Lines”, 50th Biennale di Venezia, Italy “Voyages d’Artistes”, Foundation Electra, Paris, France “Ouvertures Algériennes: créations vivantes”, La Criée, Rennes, France 2002 “Les vertus sont des titres, les souffrances sont des droits”, FRAC Poitou-Charentes, Angoulême, France 2001 “L’Alchimie de la rencontre”, FRAC Champagne-Ardenne, Reims, France “L’état des choses part 1, Kunstwerke”, Institut d’Art Contemporain, Berlin, Germany Rina Banerjee lives and works in Manhatten, New York. Honors Exhibition for The College Art Association Biennales 2013 55th Biennale di Venezia, Glasstress Museum, Cavalli Franchetti 2012 7th Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art (APT7), Gallery of Modern Art and Queensland Art Gallery in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia 2011 Yokohama Triennial – Our Magic Hour, curated by Akiko Miki, Japan 2006 Echigo-Tsumari Exhibition 3rd Triennial, curated by Fram Kitwaga, Hatchi, Japan 2005 Greater New York Show, PS1 Mo MA, curated by Klaus Biesenbach 2000 Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, USA Solo Exhibitions 2014 “Disgust”, LA Louver, Los Angeles, California, USA 2013 “What am I made of and how do you know my name”, OTA Fine Art, Tokyo, Japan “A world lost”, Sackler Galleries, Smithsonian, Washington, D.

Etienne, France 1992 “The Seventies”, John Gibson Gallery, New York, USA 1991 “Buchstäblich”, Von der Heydt-Museum, Wuppertal, Germany “Home Show”, sponsored by Pat Hen Gallery, New York City, USA “Group Show”, Elysium Art Source, New York City, USA 1990 “American Express”, John Gibson Gallery, New York, USA “Aquarian Artists”, Fine Arts Center, Kingston, Rhode Island, USA 1989 “Image World: Art and Media Culture”, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, USA “Annual 7”, Mandeville Gallery, University of California, San Diego, USA “Words”, Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York, USA “Text and Photograph”, John Gibson Gallery, New York, USA “Micro-Sculpture Show”, University of Rhode Island, USA 1988 “This is Not a Photograph”, Akron Art Museum, Akron, Ohio, USA “This is Not a Photograph”, The Chrysler Museum, Norfolk, Virginia, USA “Large Scale Photography”, Los Angeles County Museum, L.

A., California, USA “Ten Years of Collecting, 1976–86”, Edward Downe Collection, Wellesley College Museum, Massachusetts, USA 1987 “This is Not a Photograph”, The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, Florida, USA 1986 “New Painting and Sculpture”, Indianapolis Museum, Indiana, USA 1985 “A New Beginning”, Hudson River Museum, New York, USA 1984 “Collage Expanded”, School of Visual Arts Museum, New York City, USA “Sex Show”, Cable Gallery, New York City, USA “Plastic”, Miriam Perle Gallery, New York City, USA 1983 “Rupture, pas Rupture?

Wie ich die Schlange sehe”, DAAD-Galerie, Berlin, Germany/Stadtgalerie, Saarbrücken, Germany/Büro Orange, München, Germany 1977 “Time”, College of Art, Philadelphia, USA 1976 “Gesamte Druckgrafik”, Museum Wiesbaden, Germany 1975 “Bilder einer Ausstellung”, René Block Gallery, New York, USA 1972 Galerie Bama, Paris, France Galerie René Block, Berlin, Germany 1971 “Produktion 1962–1971”, Kunstverein Hamburg/Galerie Baecker, Bochum, Germany 1965 “Trivialgrafik”, Galerie René Block, Berlin, Germany 1964 Graphisches Kabinett der Freien Galerie, Berlin, Germany Group Exhibitions 2007 “Far West. Das veränderte Selbstverständnis von Künstlern”, Kunstverein und Kunsthaus, Hamburg, Germany “Kunst von 1960 bis heute”, Berlinische Galerie, Germany “Realisten”, Kunsthalle Rostock, Germany (GDR)/Moscow, Russia “13° E.