John Beech

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JOHN BEECH
1964 geboren in Winchester, England / born in Winchester, GB
lebt und arbeitet in New York / lives and works in New York
www.johnbeech.com


Ausbildung / Education


1986 Kunststudium / B.A., University of California, Berkeley, USA

Stipendien und Preise / Grants and Awards


1999 The Pollock-Krasner Foundation Award
1998 The Chinati Foundation, residency, Marfa, Texas
1992 SECA Award, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, California
1986 Maybelle Toombs Award for Practice of Art, University of California, Berkeley

Ausgewählte Einzelausstellungen / Selected Solo Exhibitions


2008 CCNOA, Brussels, Belgium
2007 That and This: New Work, Peter Blum Chelsea, New York
Galerie Gisèle Linder, Basel, Switzerland
2006 Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, California
Howard Yezerski Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts
2005 Recent Sculpture and Large Scale Drawings, Peter Blum, New York, USA
New Sculpture made on Site and Drawings, Galerie M + R Fricke Berlin
2004 John Beech Works 1989 – 2004, Stiftung für konkrete Kunst, Reutlingen, Germany
John Beech from the Collection, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York
John Beech New Work, Charlotte Jackson Fine Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico
John Beech – New Sculptures and Paintings (with John Meyer - Drawings), Galerie M + R Fricke, Germany
Galerie Gisele Linder, Basel, Switzerland
2003 Peter Blum, New York, USA
Archive Inc. Gallery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Brooklyn Container, Brooklyn Central Public Library, NewYork, (incl. Collaborative Drawings 1998-2003 with Simon Lee and Christopher Lesnewski)
2002 Charlotte Jackson Fine Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2001 Rotating Paintings, Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, California
2000 Stark Gallery, New York, USA
Alexander Nagel, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Built on Site, td156, San Francisco, California
1999 Petra Bungert Projects / CCNOA, Brussels, Belgium
Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, California
1998 The Locker Plant, The Chinati Foundation, Marfa, Texas
1997 Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, California
Smith Andersen Editions, Palo Alto, California
1996 Angles Gallery, Santa Monica, California
1995 Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, California
1994 Miles Bellamy-113 Crosby Street, New York, N.Y.
1993 Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, California
1992 Sculpture built on the Premises, Upaya Gallery, San Francisco, California
1991 Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, California
1990 Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, California
1989 Southern Exposure Gallery, San Francisco, California

Ausgewählte Gruppenausstellungen seit 2000 / Selected Group Exhibitions since 2000


2007 Rückblick Review: 10 years Berlin, M & R Fricke, Berlin, Germany
Summertime, Galerie Gisèle Linder, Basel, Switzerland
Pas de Soucis…,,(Curator: Petra Bungert, CCNOA Brussels), Non-Objectif Sud, Tulette, France
Remix: Small Sculpture, (Curator: Claire Schneider), Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York
Der Zweite Blick, Stiftung für Konkrete Kunst, Reutlingen, Germany
Pierogi Flatfiling, Artnews Projects, Berlin, Germany
Remix: Robert Therrien, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York
March Madness, Charlotte Jackson Fine Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico
4 from New York, (Organized by John Beech) Charlotte Jackson Fine Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico
Dumpster, (video in collaboration with Einar Westerlund), Screen 1, CCNOA, Brussels, Belgium
The Photograph as Canvas,(Organized by Stephen Maine) The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, Connecticut
My Eyes Keep Me in Trouble,(Organized by Tilman) Nieuwe Vide, Haarlem, The Netherlands
Double Exposure, CCNOA, Brussels, Belgium
Additiv Parallel Synchron Werke der Sammlung, Stiftung für Konkrete Kunst, Reutlingen, Germany
MinimalPop, Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam, Holland
2006 Double Exposure, CCNOA, Brussels, Belgium
Bird Watching, Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
Two Step, (Organized by Petra Bungert) Hertfordshire University Galleries, Hatfield, England
Sculptures, Peter Blum Chelsea, New York, New York
ststs : Rack 1 – 2006 Brussels, CCNOA, Brussels, Belgium
Ordnung und Verführung, (Curator: Dorothea Strauss), Haus Konstruktiv, Zurich, Switzerland
Spring Fever, Charlotte Jackson Fine Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico
Two Step, (Organized by CCNOA Brussels, Petra Bungert) Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway
Eccentric Abstraction (Senta Connert, Wolfgang Plöger), Galerie M + R Fricke, Düsseldorf
Minimalism (curated by Rachel Howe, Dinaburg Arts), Gallery W 52, New York, USA
2005 Spectrum, (organized by Kate Shepherd), Galerie Lelong, New York, USA
Painted Objects, (organized by Petra Bungert / CCNOA Brussels, Belgium), PS, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
I remain the same: changed, (curator: Nolan Simon), Center Gallery, College for Creative Studies, Detroit, Michigan
Extreme Abstraction, The Small Sculpture Gallery, incl. sculpture selected from the permanent collection by John Beech, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York
The Natalie and Irving Forman Collection, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York
Beyond monochrome, Charlotte Jackson Fine Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico
minimalpop, Les filles du calvaire, Paris, France and Brussels, Belgium
Variations on Yellow, Charlotte Jackson Fine Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico
Drawings, (John Beech, Christopher Lesnewski, Tilman), selected by John Beech, Smith Andersen Editions, Palo Alto, California
2004 molti multipli, CCNOA, Brussels, Belgium
Von a bis 2: Editionen, Galerie Gisele Linder, Basel, Switzerland
20 years: Multiples, Galerie Gisele Linder, Basel, Switzerland
John Beech / David Thomas, foreign affairs 3, Proximus, Bonn, Germany
minimalpop, (organized by CCNOA, Brussels, Belgium), Florence Lynch Gallery, New York
Void, Educational Alliance Gallery, New York, USA
Large Format Works on Paper, Smith Andersen Editions, Palo Alto, California
2003 Multiples, Galerie Gisele Linder, Basel, Switzerland
Selections from the Forman Collection, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York
24,(organized by J. Beech and E. Binder), Eugene Binder, Marfa, Texas
Modelle des Konkreten, Stiftung für konkrete Kunst, Reutlingen, Germany
New Acquisitions, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York
Real Red, Charlotte Jackson Fine Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2002 Las Vegas Collects, Goodman-Duffy Collection, Las Vegas Art Museum, Nevada
Drawing Center 25th Anniversary Exhibition, New York
Five, Charlotte Jackson Fine Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico
XXL1, University Art Museum, Berkeley, California
In a Silent Way, Galerie Gisele Linder, Basel, Switzerland
Two Step, video / sound, CCNOA, Brussels, Belgium
benefit exhibition, momenta art, Brooklyn, New York
2001 Surfaces and Support Systems, 123 Watts, New York
Fifteen Years of Painting, Stark Gallery, New York
Anymore, Real Art Ways, Hartford, Connecticut
art brussels, CCNOA, Brussels, Belgium
2000 From Idea to Matter. Nine Sculptors, curated by Edward Albee, Anderson Gallery - Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia
Minimalism: Then and Now, University Art Museum, Berkeley, California
Trajectories, Smack Mellon Studios, Brooklyn, New York
The Art of Collaborative Printmaking: Smith Andersen Editions, Michael Martin Gallery, San Francisco, California,
- traveled to Flanders Graphics, Minneapolis, Minnesota
- traveled to Haggerty Museum of Art, Marquette University, Wisconsin
Industry, (three person show) Thatcher Projects, New York, USA
from rags to riches, Foundation de la Tapisserie des arts, Belgium

Arbeiten in öffentlichen Sammlungen / Works in Public Collections

Albright- Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California
Manfred Wandel / Stiftung für konkrete Kunst, Reutlingen, Germany
Oakland Museum, Oakland, California
San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, California
University Art Museum, Berkeley, California
Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, California
Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
de Saisset Museum, Santa Clara University, California
Microsoft Corporation, Seattle, Washington
Sidley and Austin, New York, N.Y.
Pfizer Corporation, New York, N.Y.
Bank of America, Los Angeles, California
Robertson Stevens & Co., San Francisco, California
Swiss Re, New York, N.Y.
KfW Bankengruppe Frankfurt Berlin, Germany

Arbeiten in Privatsammlungen (Auswahl) / Works in Private Collections (Selection)

Edward Albee, New York, N.Y.
Charles Boone, San Francisco, California
Agnes Bourne, San Francisco, California
Matthew & Nancy Browar, La Jolla, California
Alan Dinsfriend, Boston, Massachusetts
Robert Dunn, San Francisco, California
Natalie and Irving Forman, Santa Fe, New Mexico
Deven Golden, New York, N.Y.
Ann Hatch, San Francisco, California
Gardiner Hempel, San Francisco, California
Paula Kirkeby, Palo Alto, California
Christian Klawitter, Hamburg, Germany
Martin Margulies, Coconut Grove, Florida
Joseph Marioni, New York, N.Y.
Steven Oliver, San Francisco, California
Ms. Panza, Switzerland
Robert Storr, New York, N.Y.
Rosalynn Swig, San Francisco, California
David White, New York, N.Y.

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