BRUCE NAUMAN


브루스 나우먼(b.1941)은 UC 데이비스(University of California, Davis) 대학원에서 미술을 전공하였고, 1960년대에는 미국의 저명한 팝아티스트 Wayne Thiebaud의 어시스턴트로 활동한 바 있다. 언어와 신체에 관한 깊은 관심을 바탕으로 작가는 네온설치, 퍼포먼스, 비디오 등 폭넓은 매체스펙트럼을 오가며 작업한다. 그중 (1966), (1967), (1967) 등이 대표작이다. 작가는 Whitney Museum of American Art, LA MoCA, Walker Art Center, Pompidou Centre, Krollor Muller Museum(Netherlands) 등에서 다수의 전시를 개최하였으며, 그의 작품은 Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Art Institute of Chicago, Pompidou Centre, Kunstmuseum Basel 등에 소장되어 있다. 현재 뉴멕시코에서 거주하며 작업 중이다.


Born in 1941
Lives and works in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Education

1964
B.S. University of Wisconsin, Madison.

1966
M.F.A. University of California, Davis

1966-68
Taught at San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco

1970 Taught at University of California, Irvine


Solo Exhibitions

2013
“Bruce Nauman: Mindfuck,” Hauser & Worth, London

2012
“Bruce Nauman: Infrared Outtakes, Soft Ground Etchings, and Crossbeams,” Galeria La Caja Negra, Madrid
“Bruce Nauman: Inside the White Cube”, White Cube, London
“Bruce Nauman: Days,” Institute of Contemporary Arts, London

2011
“Bruce Nauman: Der Wahre Künstler," Kunsthalle Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
"Bruce Nauman: Für Kinder / Beschriebene Kombinationen," Konrad Fischer Galerie Berlin, Berlin
"Bruce Nauman: Combinations Described (Chicago)," Donald Young Gallery, Chicago, IL

2010
"Bruce Nauman: For Children / For Beginners," Sperone Westwater Gallery, New York
"Bruce Nauman's Works: Musée d'Art Contemporain Lyon," Lyon, France
"Pay Attention... Prints and Multiples 1971-2007," James Kelly Contemporary, Santa Fe, New Mexico
"Video Screening 2: Bruce Nauman," Center for Contemporary Art, Kitakyushu, Japan
"Bruce Nauman’s Days," Museum of Modern Art, New York
"Bruce Nauman: Dream Passage," Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin
"Bruce Nauman: Dance or Exercise on the Perimeter of a Square," Neues Museum Weserburg Bremen, Bremen, Germany

2009
"Bruce Nauman: Nie/No," Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw
"Bruce Nauman: Drawings for Neons," Craig F. Starr Gallery, New York
"Bruce Nauman: Artist Rooms," Tramway, Glasgow, Scotland
"Bruce Nauman: Dead Shot Dan," Contemporary Art Museum St Louis, Saint Louis, Missouri
"Diamond Mind Circle of Tears Fallen All Around Me," Peter Freeman, Inc., New York

2008
"Bruce Nauman: Fingers and Holes," Meessen de Clercq, Brussels
"Elusive Signs: Bruce Nauman Works with Light," Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla, California
"Bruce Nauman: Fonte de cem peixes, 2005," Museu de Arte Contemporanea, Porto, Portugal
"Bruce Nauman: Drawings for Installations," Sperone Westwater Gallery, New York

2007
"A Rose has no Teeth: Bruce Nauman in the 1960s,” The Menil Collection, Houston, Texas
"A Rose Has No Teeth: Bruce Nauman,” The Menil Collection, Houston, Texas
"Bruce nauman - one hundred fish fountain,” Kestner Gesellschaft Hannover, Hannover, Germany
"Elusive Signs: Bruce Nauman Works,” The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburg, Pennsylvania
"Bruce Nauman,” Musée d´art contemporain de Montréal, Montreal, Canada
"Fokus: Bruce Nauman,” Museum für Gegenwartskunst - Emanuel Hoffmann-Stiftung, Basel
"Elusive Signs - Bruce Nauman Works with Light,” Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, Washington D.C
"A Rose Has No Teeth: Bruce Nauman in the 1960s,” Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film
"Archive BAM/PFA,” Berkeley, California

2006
“Elusive Signs: Bruce Nauman works with light,” Museum of Contemporary Art - North Miami
(MOCA), Miami, Florida
“Bruce Naumann,” Museo DArte Contemporanea Donna Regina - MADRE, Naples, Italy
“Bruce Nauman - Mental Exercises,” NRW-Forum Kultur und Wirtschaft, Dusseldorf
“Bruce Nauman,” Tate Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
“Elusive Signs - Bruce Nauman's Works with Light,” Indianapolis Museum of Art - IMA,
Indianapolis, Indiana
“Elusive Signs - Bruce Nauman Works with Light,” Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

2005
“Bruce Nauman,” Samuel Vanhoegaerden Gallery, Knokke-Heist
“Bruce Nauman – Druckgrafik aus öffentlichen Schweizer Sammlungen,” Bündner Kunstmuseum Chur, Chur
“Pay Attention - Bruce Nauman videos from the collection of Barbara Balkin Cottle,” Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art - SMoCA, Phoenix, Greece
“Mapping The Studio - Bruce Nauman Video Works,” NGV National Gallery of Victoria International, Melbourne, Australia
“Bruce Nauman,” Galerie Lelong - Paris, Paris

2004-2005
"The Unilever Series: Bruce Nauman," Tate Modern, London, 12 October 2004 - 28 March 2005
"Bruce Nauman: Setting a Good Corner (Allegory & Metaphor)," Power House Memphis, Tennessee, 19 March - 2 May

2003
"Bruce Nauman, Mapping the Studio I (Fat Chance John Cage)," Ludwig Museum, Germany, 8 February - 11 May 2003
"Bruce Nauman: Theaters of Experience," Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin, 31 October 2003 - 18 January 2004
"Bruce Nauman, Mapping the Studio I (Fat Chance John Cage)," DIA Center for the Arts, New York, 9 January - 27 July 2002
"Bruce Nauman, Mapping the Studio II (Fat Chance John Cage)," Sperone Westwater, New York, 7 June - 27 July 2002
"Bruce Nauman, All Action Edit - Mapping the Studio I, Office Edit I, Office Edit II with Color Shift, Flip, Flop & Flip/Flop," Konrad Fischer Galerie, D?seldorf, September 7- November 11
"Bruce Nauman, Mapping the Studio II (Fat Chance John Cage)," Museum für Gegenwartskunst Basel, 9 November - 26 January 2003.

2001
"Bruce Nauman, Selected Works," Zwirner & Wirth, New York, 16 February - 31 March


1999-2000
"Bruce Nauman: 1973-1988, Graphic Works," Pepe Cobo Gallery, Seville, Spain, 9 December - 30 January 2000
"Setting a Good Corner (Allegory & Metaphor)," Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, 9 September – 26 November

1998
"Bruce Nauman: Versuchsanordnungen, Werke 1965-1994," Hamburger Kunsthalle, 19 June-6 September 1998
"Bruce Nauman: Films, 1967-69," Dia Center for the Arts in collaboration with Electronic Arts Intermix
"Bruce Nauman: Selected Works, 1970-96," Galleri Riis, Oslo, 13 November-23 December 1998
"Bruce Nauman," Donald Young Gallery, Chicago, IL, 1 May - 26 June 1999
"Bruce Nauman: Flesh to White to Black to Flesh," The Contemporary Art Center, Cincinnati, January 30 - March 28 1999

1997
“Art,” Ridgefield, Connecticut, 4 May-31 August; Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, Ohio, 27 February-26 April
"Bruce Nauman," Casa Masaccio, San Giovanni Valdarno (Florence), 22 November-25 January
Hayward Gallery, London, 16 July-6 September 1998; Nykytaiteen museo/Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, Helsinki, 17 October 1998-24 January 1999

1997-99
"Bruce Nauman: Image/Text, 1966-1996," Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Germany, 24 May-28 September; Centre Georges Pompidou, Mnam-Centre decréation industrielle, Paris, 16 December 1997-9 March 1998

1997-98
"Bruce Nauman, 1985-1996: Drawings, Prints, and Related Works," The Aldrich Musuem of Contemporary Ridgefield, Connecticut

1996
"Bruce Nauman: Neue Arbeiten," Galerie Konrad Fischer, Düsseldorf, Spring
"Bruce Nauman: Video and Sculpture," Sperone Westwater, New York, 2 November-14 December
"Bruce Nauman: Sculpture and Video," Leo Castelli Gallery, 420 West Broadway, New York, 2 November-14 December
"Bruce Nauman: Shadow Puppet Spinning Head," Galerie Hauser + Wirth, Zurich, 15 February-27 March

1995
"Bruce Nauman: Recent Prints and Monoprints," Baumgartner Galleries, Washington, DC, 2 December-6 January
"Bruce Nauman: Falls, Pratfalls and Sleights of Hand," Jean Bernier, Athens, 30 March-10 May
"Bruce Nauman: Elliott's Stones," Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, 25 March-30 May

1994
"Bruce Nauman: Falls, Pratfalls and Sleights of Hand," Leo Castelli Gallery, 420 West Broadway, New York, 18 February
"Bruce Nauman: Sieben Tugenden und Sieben Laster," Galerie Konrad Fischer, Düsseldorf, 5-26 February
"Bruce Nauman: Falls, Pratfalls and Sleights of Hand," Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London, 2 March-8 April

1993
"Bruce Nauman: Light Works," Steinberg Hall, Washington University Gallery of Art, St. Louis, Missouri, 29 January-21 March

1993-95
"Bruce Nauman," (Retrospective) Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid, 30 November-21 February; The Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN, 10 April-19 June; Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, 17 July-25 September; Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, 3 November-29 January; The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1 March-23 May; Kunsthaus Zurich, 13 July-8 October

1993-94
Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, California, 10 December-22 January

1992-93
"Bruce Nauman," Ydessa Hendeles Art Foundation, Toronto, Canada, 23 May-6 March

1991-92
"Bruce Nauman: Prints and Multiples," organized by Thea Westreich, New York, traveled to: Museum van Hedendaagse, Ghent, Belbium, 19 Janury-31 March; Douglas Hyde Gallery, Trinity College, Dublin, 15 May-29 June; Museum Boymans-van Beuningen, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 25 August-6 October (called "Bruce Nauman: Clear Vsion," and supplemented by sculptures from Dutch collections); Heiligenkreuzerhof, Hoschule für Angewandte Kunst, Vienna, 5-28 November; Institute of Contemporary

1991
“Arts,” London, 12 December-2 February (called "Bruce Nauman: Use Me [Graphics, Multiples, Videos and Installations]"); City Museum, Stoke on Trent, England, 7 March-21 April; Tel Aviv Museum of Art, 24 September-8 December (called "Bruce Nauman:Prints, Multiples, Neon, and Videos")
"Bruce Nauman," Fundacio Espai Poblenou, Barcelona, 7 November-29 February
"Bruce Nauman: Neons," Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London, 21 March-16 May
"Bruce Nauman," Salzburger Kunstverein, Austria, 13 August-13 September

1990
Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Santa Monica, California, 17 January-16 February
"Bruce Nauman," Galerie B. Coppens and R. Van De Velde, Brussels, 19 January-3 March
"Bruce Nauman: Shadow Puppets and Instructed Mime," Sperone Westwater, New York, 3-24 March
"Bruce Nauman," Leo Castelli Gallery, 420 West Broadway, New York, 3-31 March
"Bruce Nauman," 65 Thompson Street Gallery, New York, 3-31 March
"Bruce Nauman: Redierungen, Lithographien, Multiples," Galerie Jügen Becker, Hamburg, May-June
August (combined with exhibition entitled "Bruce Nauman: Arbeiten auf Papier," and called "Bruce Nauman: Human Nature/Animal Nature: Skulpturen, Installationen und Arbeiten auf Papier"); Musée Cantonal des Beaux-Arts, Lausanne, Switzerland, 5 October-5 January
Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Santa Monica, California, 17 January-23 February
"Bruce Nauman: Prints," Gallery 360_, Tokyo, 7-25 May
"Bruce Nauman-OK OK OK," Portikus, Frankfurt am Main, 6 June-14 July
"Bruce Nauman," Galerie Metropol, Vienna, 4 September-30 October


1990-92
"Bruce Nauman: Skulpturen und Installationen, 1985-1990," Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Basel, 23 September-10 December; Stätische Galerie, Stäelsches Kunstinstitut, Frankfurt am Main, 6 June-18

1990-91
"Bruce Nauman," Galerie Langer Fain, Paris, 29 November- 5 January

1989
"Bruce Nauman: New Prints (Published by Brooke Alexander in Conjunction with Coosje van Bruggen's Monograph on the Artist)," Sperone Westwater, New York, 7-28 January
"Bruce Nauman: New Sculptures," Texas Gallery, Houston, 23 May-15 July
"Bruce Nauman: Druckgraphik, 1970-1988," Galerie Fred Jahn, Munich, May 2-27
"Bruce Nauman: Heads and Bodies," Galerie Konrad Fischer, Düsseldorf, 9 September-7 October
"Bruce Nauman: Prints 1970-89," Castelli Graphics, New York, and Lorence-Monk Gallery, New York, 16 September-14 October. Simultaneously shown at: Donald Young Gallery, Chicago, 29 September-21 October; Earl McGrath Gallery, Los Angeles, 16 September-14 October, and Pence Gallery, Santa Monica, California, 16 September-14 October

1989-90
"Bruce Nauman: A Survey," Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London, 6 December-18 January

1988-89
"Bruce Nauman," Galeries Contemporaines, Mus? National d'Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, December 21-29 January, and 22 February-9 April

1987
"Bruce Nauman: Neon and Video," Donald Young Gallery, Chicago, 6-28 March
Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, 14 March-11 April
"Bruce Nauman: Video, 1965-1986," Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, 16 February-10 April
"Bruce Nauman," Galerie Konrad Fischer, Düsseldorf, 4 May-June
Galerie Micheline Szwajcer, Antwerp, Belgium, 25 May-25 June

1986
"Bruce Nauman," Texas Gallery, Houston, 11-27 February
"Bruce Nauman," Jean Bernier, Athens, 24 February-22 March
"Bruce Nauman: Oeuvres Sur Papier," Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris, 12 April-30 May
November; Museum Boymans-van Beuningen, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 29 November-18 January; Kunstraum, Munich, 4 February-22 March; Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe, West Germany, 29 March-24 May; Hamburger Kunsthalle, June 26-8 August; New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, 10 September-8 November; Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, 5 December-17 January; Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, 9 February-11 April; University Art Museum, University of California, Berkeley, 4 May-10 July


1986-88
"Bruce Nauman: Drawings/Zeichnungen, 1965-1986," Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Basel, 17 May-13 July; Kunsthalle Tubingen, West Germany, 26 July-7 September; Städtisches Kunstmuseum, Bonn, 30 September-16

1986-87
"Bruce Nauman," Kunsthalle Basel, 13 July-7 September; ARC, Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, 8 October-7 December; Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, 23 January-8 March

1985
"New Work: Neons and Drawings," Donald Young Gallery, Chicago, 4 April-4 May
"New Neons," Galerie Konrad Fischer, Düsseldorf, 14 September-17 October
Leo Castelli Gallery, 420 West Broadway, New York, 26 October-16 November

1984
Hallen für Neue Kunst, Schaffhausen, Switzerland (permanent installation of Nauman works opens), Daniel Weinberg, Los Angeles, 8 February-3 March
"Bruce Nauman: New Sculptures and Drawings," Carol Taylor Art, Dallas, Texas, 8 March-1 April
"Room with My Soul Left Out," Leo Castelli Gallery, 142 Greene Street, New York, 6 October-3 November
"Seven Virtues and Seven Vices: White Anger, Red Danger, Yellow Peril, Black Death," Sperone Westwater, New York, 6 October-3 November

1983
Carol Taylor Art, Dallas, Texas, April
"Hoffnung/Neid," Galerie Konrad Fischer, Düsseldorf, 5 November-6 December
"Bruce Nauman: Dream Passage, Stadium Piece, Musical Chairs-Drei neue Arbeiten," Museum Haus Esters, Krefeld, West Germany, 6 November-23 December

1982
"Bruce Naman: Violins, Violence, Silence," Leo Castelli Gallery, 142 Greene Street, and Sperone Westwater Fischer, New York, 9-30 January

1982-83
"Bruce Nauman: Neons," The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, Maryland, 19 December-13 February

1981
Maud Boreel Print Art, The Hague, Netherlands, January
"Bruce Nauman: 1/12 Scale Models for Underground Pieces," Albuquerque Museum, New Mexico, 25 January-29 March
"Stone Sculpture: Enforced Perspective. Allegory and Symbolism," Ace Gallery, Venice, CA, 24 February-14 March
"Bruce Nauman, 1972-1981," Rijksmuseum Kröler-Müler, Otterlo, Netherlands, 5 April-25 May; Staatliche Kunsthalle, Baden-Baden, West Germany, 3 July-2 August
"Lessons," Texas Gallery, Houston, TX, 23 May-20 June
"Bruce Nauman: New Iron Casting, Plaster, and Drawings," Young Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, 29 May-27 June
"Bruce Nauman: Photo Piece, Window Screen, Hologram, Neon Sculptures, Cast-Iron Sculpture, Drawings, 1967-1981," Galerie Konrad Fischer, Zurich, 22 August-19 September

1980
"Bruce Nauman," Leo Castelli Gallery, 420 West Broadway, New York, 26 April-17 May
"Bruce Nauman: New Sculpture," Hill's Gallery of Contemporary Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico , May-June
"North, East, South, South East," Galerie Konrad Fischer, Düsseldorf, 6-27 September
Carol Taylor Art, Dallas, Texas, 6 December-10 January
"Forced Perspective or False Perspective: Drawings by Bruce Nauman," Nigel Greenwood, London, 16 December-31 January

1980-81
"Bruce Nauman," InK, Halle fuer Internationale neue Kunst, Zurich, 23 November-2 February

1979
Galerie Schmela, Düsseldorf, 15 January-9 February
"Bruce Nauman," Marianne Deson Gallery, Chicago, 24 March-18 April
"Bruce Nauman: An Installation," Portland Center for the Visual Arts, Oregon, 6 September-14 October
"Large Scale Sculptures: Cor-Ten Steel," Ace Gallery, Los Angeles, October
"Bruce Nauman: Prints," Hester van Royen Gallery, London, November

1978
"Bruce Nauman," Leo Castelli Gallery, 420 West Broadway, New York, 4-25 February
"Large Studies in Combinations of Olive, Mustard and Pink Fiberglass and Polyester Resin in 4 Groups and One Study in Cast Iron All at 1:50 Scale of Combinations of Shafts, Trenches, and Tunnels," Galerie Konrad Fischer, D?seldorf, 3-30 June
"Bruce Nauman," InK, Halle für Internationale neue Kunst, Zurich, two untitled fiberglass
sculptures exhibited successively, 2 July-30 August and 30 August-25 September, and the installation Floating Room exhibited 26 September-23 October
"1/12 Scale Study in Fiberglass and Plaster for Cast Iron of a Trench and Four Tunnels in Concrete at Full Scale," Art Gallery, California State University, San Diego, 18 September-14 October
"Wood, Plaster and Steel Works and Cor-Ten Steel Sculpture," Ace Gallery, Vancouver, BC, 10-31 October

1977
"The Consummate Mask of Rock," Nicholas Wilder Gallery, Los Angeles, 31 May-1 July
Bruna Soletti, Milan

1976
“Installation Diamond Mind,” Atholl McBean Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute, 9 January-22 February
"Enforced Perspective: Allegory and Symbolism," Ace Gallery, Vancouver, BC, February-March
"White Breathing," UNLV Art Gallery, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 7-16 April
"Drawings," Ace Gallery, Los Angeles, 9 October-13 November
"Enforced Perspective: Allegory and Symbolism," Ace Gallery, Venice, Italia, 9 October-13 November
"The Consummate Mask of Rock," Sperone Westwater Fischer in cooperation with Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, 30, October-27 November
"The Consummate Mask of Rock," Ileana Sonnabend Gallery in cooperation with Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, 2-20 November
"The Consummate Mask of Rock," Leo Castelli Gallery, 420 West Broadway, New York, 2-27 November

1975
"Bruce Nauman: Cones/Cojones," Leo Castelli Gallery, 420 West Broadway, New York, 4-18 January
"The Consummate Mask of Rock," Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York, 26 September-9 November

1975-76
"Forced Perspective: Open Mind, Closed Mind, Equal Mind, Parallel Mind (Allegory and Symbolism)," Galerie Konrad Fischer, Düsseldorf, 16 December-24 January


1974
"Yellow Body," Galerie Konrad Fischer, Düsseldorf, 14 February-6 March
"Yellow Triangular Room," Santa Ana College Art Gallery, CA, 10 February-6 March
"Wall with Two Fans," Wide White Space, Antwerp, 8 March-10 April
"Bruce Nauman," P. M. J. Self Gallery, London, November
Galerie Art in Progress, Munich
Galerie Sonnabed, Paris
"Bruce Nauman: Floating Room," Leo Castelli Gallery, 4 East 77th Street, New York, 17-31 March

1973
"Bruce Nauman-Floating Room," Fine Arts Gallery, University of California, Irvine, 12 January-18 February
"Image Projection and Displacement (No promises)," Ace Gallery, Vancouver, BC, December-January

1973-74
"Flayed Earth/Flayed Self (Skin/Sink)," Nicholas Wilder Gallery, Los Angeles, 17 December-11 January

1972
"Bruce Nauman: 16mm Filme 1967-1970," Ursula Wevers, Cologne, 18 October-2 November
Helman Gallery, St. Louis, Missouri
“Kunsthalle,” Düsseldorf, 28 August-23 September; Stedelijk van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven,
Netherlands, 12 October-25 November
“Palazzo Reale,” Milan; Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, March-April; San Francisco Museum of Art, 31 May-14 July

1972-74
"Bruce Nauman: Work from 1965 to 1972," Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 19 December-18
February; Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, 29 March-13 May; traveled to Kunsthalle Bern, 16 June-12 August

1971
Leo Castelli Gallery, 4 East 77th Street, New York, 13 February-6 March
Galerie Ileana Sonnabend, Paris, 2 March
Galerie Konrad Fischer, Düsseldorf, 5 March-1 April
"Studies on Holograms, Five Silkscreens, and New Lithographs," Betty Gold Fine Modern Prints, Los Angeles, 2 November-4 December
"Left or Standing, Standing or Left Standing," Leo Castelli Gallery, 420 Broadway, New York, 20 November-11 December
Helman Gallery, St. Louis, MO, December
"Natural Light, Blue Light Room," Ace Gallery, Vancouver, BC, 1-15 December
Galerie Bruno Bischofberger, Zurich

1971-72
Galleria Francoise Lambert, Milan, 6 December-5 January

1970
"Bruce Nauman," Galerie Konrad Fischer, Düsseldorf, 5 February-3 March
20/20 Gallery, London, Ontario, 17 Fenruary-8 March
Galleria Sperone, Turin, Italy, 25 February-10 March
Nicholas Wilder Gallery, Los Angeles, 17 March-7 April
"Untitled: Corridor Piece with Mirror," San Jose State College, California, May
"Studies for Holograms," Galerie Ricke, Cologne, 11 Sptember-31 October
Galerie Bruno Bischofberger, Zurich
Helman Gallery, St. Louis, Missouri

1969
Nicholas Wilder Gallery, Los Angeles, 28 January-15 February
"Bruce Nauman: Holograms, Videotapes, and Other Works," Leo Castelli, 4 East 77th Street, New York, 24 May-14 June
Galerie Ileana Sonnabend, Paris, December 2
"Bruce Nauman: Photographs," School of Visual Arts, New York, 9-19 December

1969-70
"Audio/Video Projects," Palley Cellar, San Francisco, 9 December-10 January

1968
"Bruce Nauman," Leo Castelli Gallery, 4 East 77th Street, New York, 27 January-17 February
Sacramento State College Art Gallery, Sacramento, California, April
"6 Day Week: 6 Sound Problems," Galerie Konrad Fischer, Düsseldorf, 10 July-8 August

1966
Master of Arts degree exhibition, University of California, Davis, Spring
Nicholas Wilder Gallery, Los Angeles, 10 May-2 June


Selected Honors/Awards

2000
Honorary Doctor of Arts, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, California
Member, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, New York

1999
Sagamore of the Wabash, Indianapolis, Indiana
Leone d'oro (The Golden Lion) 48th Venice Biennale, Italy

1997
Member, Akademie der K?ste, Berlin, Germany

1996
Aldrich Prize, Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, Connecticut

1995
Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Cambridge, Massachusetts

1994
The Wexner Prize, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio

1993
The Wolf Foundation Prize in Arts (Sculpture), Herzlia, Israel
Alumni Citation for Excellence, University of California, Davis, California

1990
Max Beckmann Prize, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

1989
Honorary Doctor of Fine Arts, San Francisco Art Institute, California

1986
Skowhegan Award, Skowhegan, Maine.

1970
Aspen Institute for Humanistic Studies Grant, Colorado

1968
NEA Grant, Artistic Fellowship Award, Washington, D. C.


Selected Group Exhibitions

2013
"Artists Rooms Tour," Tate Modern, London, Spring 2012
"Sympathy for the Devil," Vanhaerents Art Collection, Brussels
"Less like an object, more like the weather: Don't blame anyone," CCS Bard Hessel Museum, Annendale-on-Hudson, New York
"Body Double: Jasper Johns/ Bruce Nauman," Craig F.Starr Gallery, New York
"The Causes of Things," CENTRALE for Contemporary Art, Brussels, Belgium
"State of Mind: New California Art circa 1970," The Bronx Museum of the Arts, New York

2012
"AN ACCUMULATION OF INFORMATION TAKEN FROM HERE TO THERE", Sperone
Westwater, New York
"Wish You Were Here: The Buffalo Avant-Garde in the 1990s," Albright-Knox Art Gallery,
Buffalo, New York
"La La Insan Adimlari: Boijmans Van Beuningen Müzesi Koleksiyonundan Bir Seçki" / "La La La Human Steps: A Selection from the Collection of Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen,"Istanbul Modern, Karaköy, Istanbul, Turkey
"Under the Big Black Sun: California Art 1974-81," MOCA (Museum of Contemporary Art), Los Angeles, CA
"Extended Drawing: Sol LeWitt, Robert Mangold, Bruce Nauman, Richard Serra," Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht, The Netherlands
"Phenomenal: California Light, Space, Surface," MCASD (Museum of Contempoarary Art San Diego), San Diego, CA
"State of Mind: New California Art Circa 1970," Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA
"Pacific Standard Time: Crosscurrents in L.A. Painting and Sculpture, 1950-1970," J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA
"Light Years: Conceptual Art and the Photograph, 1964-1977," The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
"Kindred Spirits: Native American Influences on 20th Century Art", Peter Blum, New York
"Then The Language of and Now Less" Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago
"Sint-Jan," Saint-Bavo Cathedral, Ghent, Belgium
"Something Along Those Lines," Barbara and Steven Grossman Gallery, School of Museum of Fine Arts, Boston/SMFA
"Cellblock ll: An Essay in Exhibition Form," curated by Robert Hobbs, Andrea Rosen Gallery 2, New York
"Mythos Atelier - von Spitzweg bis Picasso, von Giacometti bis Nauman," Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Germany
"A Bigger Splash: Painting after Performance," Tate Modern, London

2011
"Hockney, Kelly, Nauman, Rauschenberg, Ruscha, Serra." Galerie Lelong, New York
"The Parallax View," curated by Manuel E. Gonzalez, Lehmann Maupin, New York
"Videosphere: A New Generation," Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York
"Out-Of-Sync: The Paradoxes of Time," Mudam Luxembourg, Musée d"Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg
"On Line: Drawing Through the Twentieth Century," Museum of Modern Art, New York
"David Smith: Cubes and Anarchy," Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles
"Goldmine. Contemporary Works from the Collection of sirje and Michel Gold," University Art Museum, California State University, Long Beach, CA
"Investigations of a Dog. Works from the FACE collections," Konsthall, Stockholm
"Nod Nod Wink Wink: Conceptual Art in New Mexico and Its Influences," Harwood Museum of Art, University of New Mexico, Taos, NM
"Topography/Typography," Brooke Alexander Editions, New York
"Il Mondo VI Appartiene" / "Le Monde Vous Appartient" / "The World Belong to You", Punta Della Dogana, Francois Pinault Foundation, Venice
"Off the Wall / Fora da Parede," Museu de Serralves, Portugal
"Videosphere: A New Generation," Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
"Politics is Personal," Stonescape, Calistoga, California
"Elogio del dubbio (In Praise of Doubt)," Palazzo Grazzi, Venice
"Melodymania", RH gallery, New York

2010
"Come As You Are," Kunstraum: Morgenstrasse, Karlsruhe, Germany
"Bilder in Bewengung, Künstler & Video/Film," Museum Ludwig, Köln
"Off the Wall: Part 1 " Thirty Performative Actions," Whitney Museum of Art
"Kupferstichkabinett: Between Thought and Action," White Cube, London
"The 8th Gwangju Biennale 2010: Maninbo - 10000 Lives," Gwangju Biennale Hall, Gwangju Museum of Art, Gwangju Folk Museum, Gwangju, Korea
"Talking Pictures," SITE Santa Fe
"Investigations of a Dog: Works from the FACE Collections," Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy
"Collection: MOCA"s First Thirty Years," The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
"1969," P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, New York

2009
"The Puppet Show," Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania,
Philadelphia, PA ; Santa Monica Museum of Art, CA; The Contemporary Museum,
Honolulu, Hawaii; Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX; Frye Art Museum, Seattle
"Oranges and Sardines: Conversations on Abstract Painting with Mark Grotjehn, Wade Guyton, Mary Heilmann , Amy Sillman, Charline von Heyl, and Christopher Wool," Hammer Museum, Los Angeles
"An Unruly History of the Readymade: Sexta Interpretación de La Colección Jumex," Fundación/ Colección Jumex, Ecatepec de Morelos, Mexico City, Mexico
"Slightly Unbalanced," organized by Independent Curators International; Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL; Museum London, London, Ontario; Huntington Museum of Art, Huntington, WV; Rodman Hall Arts Center, St. Catharines, Ontario; Paul and Lulu Hilliard University Art Museum, Lafayette, LA; Joel and Lila Harnett Museum of Art, University of Richmond Museums, Richmond, VA
"Talk Dirty to Me," Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York
"SIGN/AGE, Part 3: Fight the Power," Armand Bartos Fine Art, New York
"Man Son 1969. The Horror of the Situation/ Vom Schrecken der Situation," Hamburger Kunstalle, Hamburg
"15 Years of Collecting " Against the Grain," Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg
"Group Show," Donald Young Gallery, Chicago, IL
"The Quick and the Dead," Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
"Holbein to Tillmans: Prominent Guests from the Kunstmuseum Basel," Schaulager, Basel
"Your Gold Teeth II,"curated by Todd Levin, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York

2008
"An Unruly History of the Readymade: Sexta Interpretación de La Colección Jumex,"
Fundación/ Colección Jumex, Mexico
"The Panza Collection," Smithsonian Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington,DC
"Black," G Fine Art, Washington DC
"Here is Every, Four Decades of Contemporary Art," The Museum of Modern Art,
New York
"Meet Me Around the Corner " works from the Astrup Fearnley Collection," Oslo, Norway, Astrup Fearnley Museet for Moderne Kunst
"from nature," Carolina Nitsch Project Room, New York
"Selections from the Collection of Helga and Walther Lauffs," New York, David Zwirner and Zwirner & Wirth
"Revolutions- Forms That Turn: 2008 Biennale of Sydney," Sydney
"Like Watching a Train Wreck,"Galerie Groeflin Maag, Zurich
"The Sum of its Parts," Cheim & Reid, New York
"Bruce Nauman." Gemini G.E.L. at Joni Moisant Weyl, New York
"Brave Lonesome Cowboy" Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, St. Gallen
"J"Embrasse pas/ I don"t kiss" Collection Lambert, Avignon, France
"The Panza Collection: An Experience of Color and Light," Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
"Apocalypse Now: The Theater of War," CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco
"Passage du Temps: A Selection of Works from the Françios Pinault Foundation," Tri Postal Exhibition, Lille, France
"The Future of Futurism," Galleria d"Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Bergamo, Italy

2007
"Disorder in = the House," Vanhaerents Art Collection, Belgium
"Slightly Unbalanced," organized by Independent Curators International
"Think with the Senses " Feel with the Mind. Art in the Present Tense." 52nd International Art Exhibition, La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
"Fast Forward: Contemporary Collections for the Dallas Museum of Art," Dallas Museum of Art
"Her (his)tory," Museum of Cycladic Art, Athens, Greece
"Sculpture Projects Münster "07," Münster, Germany
"Face to Face: The Daros Collection," Daros Exhibitions, Zurich
"Mark Making," Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston
"Sign Language" Des Moines Art Center Downtown, Des Moines, IA
"One Hundred Fish Fountain: Bruce Nauman," Kestner gesellschaft, Hannover
"The Studio," Dublin City Gallery, The Hugh Lane, Dublin, Ireland

2006
"Public Space / Two Audiences, works from the Herbert Collection," Museu d"Art
Contemporani De Barcelona, Barcelona
"Walking & Falling," Magasin 3, Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden
"The Mediated Gesture," Brooke Alexander Editions, New York
"I Not I: Samuel Beckett, Philip Guston, Bruce Nauman," Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin, Ireland
"Le Mouvement Des Images Art, Cinema," Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris
"New York, New York: Fifty Years of Art, Architecture, Film, Music and Video" Grimaldi Forum, Monaco
"Von Mäusen und Menschen/Of Mice and Men, The 4th Berlin Biennial for Contemporary Art," KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin
"Against the Grain: Contemporary Art from the Edward R. Broida Collection," Museum of Modern Art, New York
"Mapping the Studio," Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
"The Expanded Eye: Stalking the Unseen," Kunsthaus Zurich
"Yes Bruce Nauman," Zwirner & Wirth, New York

2005
"Contemporary Voices: Works from the UBS Art Collection," The Museum of Modern Art,
New York
"Daumen Kino: The Flip Book Show," Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf
"MO(NU)MENTS! Works from the Astrup Fearnley Collection," Astrup Fearnley Museet for Moderne Kunst, Oslo, Norway
"Open Systems: Rethinking art circa 1970," Tate Modern, London
"Colour after Klein: Rethinking Color in Modern and Contemporary Art," Barbican Art Gallery, London
"Videographies-The Early Decades from the EMST Collection," The National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens
"The Experience of Art," Italian Pavilion, La Biennale di Venezia, 51 International Art Exhibition, Venice
"When Humour Becomes Painful," Migros Museum, Zurich
"Drawings from the Modern, 1945-1975," The Museum of Modern Art, New York
"Cindy Sherman: Working Girl," Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis
"Empreinte Moi," curated by Philippe Segalot, Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin, Paris
"Part Object Part Sculpture," Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, Ohio
"Looking at Words; The Formal Presence of Text in Modern and Contemporary Works on Paper," Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York
"Guardami; Percezione del Video," Palazzo Delle Papesse, Centro Arte Contemporanea, Siena, Italy

2004
"Visions of America: Contemporary Art from the Essl Collection and the Sonnabend
Collection, New York," Sammlung Essl - Kunst der Gegenwart, Vienna
"Repetition," Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art
"Singular Forms (Sometimes Repeated): Art from 1951 to the Present," Solom R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
"A Minimal Future" Art as Object 1958-1968," The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
"Bodily Space: New Obsessions in Figurative Sculpture," Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York
"Disturbing the Peace," Danese, New York
"Beyond Geometry: Experiments in Form 1940s-70s," Los Angeles County Museum of Art
"Off the Wall: Works for the JP Morgan Chase Collection," The Bruce Museum, Greenwich, Connecticut
"I am the Walrus," Cheim and Reid, New York
"Speaking with Hands: Photographs from the Buhl Collection," Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
"Disparities and Deformations: Our Grotesque," SITE Santa Fe Fifth International Biennial
"The Beauty of Failure/The Failure of Beauty," Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona
"animals," Haunch of Venison, London
Biennale of Sydney, Sydney
"Four-Ply," Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York
"L"ombre du temps: documents et experimentations dans la photographie du XXe siecle," Jeu de Paume
"A Minimal Future" Art as Object 1958-1968," The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
"The Last Picture Show: Artists Using Photography, 1960-1982," Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; The UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles; Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo, Spain; Fotomuseum Winterthur, Zurich,2005

2003
"Micropolitics, Art and Everyday Life (2001-1968)," Espai d"Art Contemporani de Castelló, Castelló, Spain
"The Disembodied Spirit," Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunwick, Maine
"Incommunicado," Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, Norwich, England
"Drawing Modern: Works from the Agnes Gund Collection," The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio
"Work Ethic," The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, Maryland

2002
"The Culture of Violence," University of Massachusetts, Amherst
"Between Language and Form," Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT
"Photography by Gallery Artists," Donald Young Gallery, Chicago
"Conceptual Art 1965 " 1975 from Dutch and Belgian Collections, Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam
"Vertigo," Leo Castelli, New York
Donald Young Gallery, Chicago
" Sunday Afternoon," 303 Gallery, New York
"Life, Death, Love, Hate, Pleasure, Pain; Selected Works from the MCA Collection," Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago
"Video Acts: Single Channel Works from the Collections of Pamela and Richard Kramlich and New Art Trust," P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, NY
"Fantasy Underfoot: The 47th Corcoran Biennial," Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C
"CTRL Space, Rhetorik der Überwachung von Bentham bis Big Brother," Curated by Thomas Y. Levin, Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe
"Into the Light: The Projected Image in American Art 1964-1977," Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
"Nauman, Kruger, Jaar," Daros, Zürich
"Letters, Signs & Symbols," Brooke Alexander Editions, New York

2001
"Saying Seeing; 4 from the sixties," Leo Castelli, New York
"Making Time," UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles
"Space Odysseys: Sensation and Immersion," Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
"Crossroads of American Sculpture," New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans
"Green on Greene," Sperone Westwater, New York
"Loop " Alles auf Anfang," Kunsthalle der Hypo-Kulturstiftung, Munich

2000
"12th Biennale of Sydney," Sydney
"Art at Work: Forty Years of The Chase Manhattan Collection," Queens Museum of Art, New York
"Food for the Mind; Die Sammlung Udo und Anette Brandhorst," Staatsgalerie moderner Kunst, Munich
"Exorcism/Aesthetic Terrorism, Fiery Temperaments in Contemporary Art," Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen Rotterdam
"media_city seoul 2000," Contemporary Art and Technology Biennial, Seoul
"Sculptures," Sonnabend Gallery, New York
"Temps, vite," Musée national d'art moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris
"Rodney Graham and Bruce Nauman:"the nearest faraway place"," DIA Center for the Arts, New York
"Many Colored Objects Placed Side by Side to Form a Row of Many Colored Objects," Collection of Annick and Anton Herbert, Casino Luxembourg, Forum d"Art Contemporain
"Art Light," Galerie Ernst Beyeler, Basel
"Seeing Time: Selections from the Pamela and Richard Kramlich Collection of Media Art," Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie, Karlsruhe


Public Collections

Albright-Knox Museum, Buffalo, New York
Art Institute of Chicago, Illinois
Australian National Gallery, Canberra, Australia
The Baltimore Museum of Art, Maryland
capc Mus? d'art contemporain, Bordeaux, France
Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
The Chase Manhattan Bank Art Collection, New York,
Crex Collection, Zurich, Switzerland
Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, Texas
Daros Collection, Zurich, Switzerland
Des Moines Art Center, Iowa
Dia Art Foundation
Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Fundaci?La Caixa, Barcelona, Spain
Haags Gemeentemuseum, The Hague, The Netherlands
Hallen f? neue Kunst, Schaffhausen, Switzerland
Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC
Emanuel Hoffmann Foundation, Basel, Switzerland
Kunsthaus Zurich, Switzerland
The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX
MUSEO D`ARTE CONTEMPORANEA CASTELLO DI RIVOLI, Turin, Italy
Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sof? MNCARS, Madrid, Spain
Museu d?rt Contemporani de Barcelona - MACBA, Barcelona, Spain
Museu Serralves, Museu de Arte Contempor?ea, Porto, Portugal
Museum Boymans-van Beuningen, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
The Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, Illinois
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts
Museum f? Gegenwartskunst, Basel, Switzerland
Museum Haus Lange Krefeld, Krefeld, Germany
Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
Museum f? Moderne Kunst (MMK), Frankfurt/Main, Germany
Naoshima Contemporary Art Museum, Naoshima, Japan
Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich, Germany
Rijksmuseum Kr?ler-M?ler, Otterlo, The Netherlands
S.M.A.K. - Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Gent, Belgium
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
Sprengel Museum Hannover, Hannover, Germany
St. Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri
Stadtisches Museum Ateiberg, M?chengladbach, Germany
Stedelijk Museum of Modern Art, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Tate Gallery, London
Vancouver Art Gallery, British Columbia, Canada
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
ZKM | Museum f? Neue Kunst, Karlsruhe, Germany