Victor BURGIN

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1941-07-24
Education Firth Park GS for Boys Sheffield, Sheffield Coll of Art (NDD), RCA (ARCA), Yale Univ (MFA)
Books & Publications The Art of Photography: 1839-1989 (Museum of Fine Arts Houston and touring) 1989, On the Art of Fixing a Shadow: One Hundred and Fifty Years of Photography (Art Inst of Chicago and touring) 1989, L'art conceptuel, une perspective (Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris) 1989, 1965-75: Reconsidering the Object of Art (The Museum of Contemporary Art LA) 1995-96, 3e Biennale de Lyon 1995-96, Hall of Mirrors: Art and Film Since 1945 (The Museum of Contemporary Art LA) 1996, Photography after Photography (Kunsthalle München and touring) 1996, Text & Image (Frankfurter Kunstverein and MOMA Bolzano) 1996, Face á l'Histoire 1933-66 (Centre Georges Pompidou Paris) 1996-97, The Impossible Document: Photography and British Conceptual Art 1967-76 (Camerawork Gallery London) 1997, Notorious: Art and Cinema (MOMA Oxford and touring) 1999, Blast to Freeze (Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg) 2002, Sans commune mesure, Image et texte dans l'art actuel (Musee d'Art Moderne Lille) 2002, I Promise It's Political (Museum Ludwig Cologne) 2002, Rapture: art's seduction by fashion since 1970 (Barbican London) 2002-03, L'Art au Futur Anterieur (Musée de Grenoble) 2004, The Last Picture Show:Artists Using Photography 1960-1982 (Walker Art Centre Minneapolis) 2004, Eblouissement (Jeu de Paume Paris) 2004, Artists' Choice (ICA London) 2004; >ir< incl: MOMA NY, New York Public Library, LA Co Museum of Art LA, Museum of Contemporary Art LA, Walker Art Centre Minneapolis, Tate Gallery London, V&A London, Arts Cncl Collection London, Centre Georges Pompidou Paris; >ir< Work and Commentary (1973), Thinking Photography (1982), Between (1986), The End of Art Theory (1986), Passages (1991), In/Different Spaces (1996), Some Cities (1996), Venise (1997), Shadowed (2000), Victor Burgin (2001), Relocating (2002), The Remembered Film (2004)
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Style Prof Victor Burgin
Career lectr: Sch of Fine Art Trent Poly 1965-73, Sch of Communication Central London Poly 1973-88, Bd of Studies in Art History Univ of Calif Santa Cruz 1988-95, Bd of Studies in History of Consciousness Univ of Calif Santa Cruz 1995-2001; prof emeritus of history of consciousness 2001-; Millard prof of fine art Goldsmiths Coll London 2001-; US/UK Bicentennial Arts Exchange fell NY 1976-77, Deutsche Akademische Austausdienst fell Berlin 1978-79; Hon DUniv Sheffield Hallam 2005; >ir< incl: ICA London 1976, Stedelijk van Abbemuseum Eindhoven 1977, MOMA Oxford 1978, DAAD Gallery Berlin 1979, Musée de la Ville de Calais 1981, Zwiczek Polskich Artsow Fotografickow Warsaw 1981, Impressions Gallery of Photography York 1984, Renaissance Soc at the Univ of Chicago 1986, Albert and Vera List Visual Arts Centre Cambridge MA 1986, Orchard Gallery Derry 1986, Kettles Yard Cambridge 1986, ICA London 1986, Nat Gallery of Aust Canberra 1988, Film in the Cities St Paul 1989, Musée d'Art Moderne Villeneuve d'Ascq 1991, Centre for Research in Contemporary Art Univ of Texas at Arlington 1993, Univ at Buffalo Art Gallery/Research Centre in Art + Culture 1995, Mücsarnok Museum Budapest 1997, Galerie Fotohof Salzburg 1998, Yerba Buena Centre for the Arts San Francisco 1998-99, Weimar 99 Cultural Festival 1999, Architectural Assoc London 2000, Fundació Antoni Tàpies Barcelona 2001, Arnolfini Bristol 2002, LisboaPhoto Lisbon 2003, Cornerhouse Manchester 2003; >ir< incl: When Attitudes Become Form (ICA London) 1969, Information (MOMA NY) 1970, Guggenheim Int Exhbn (Solomon R Guggenheim Museum NY) 1971, The British Avant-Garde (NY Cultural Center) 1971, 36 Biennale de Venezia 1972, Documenta 5 (Museum Fredericianum and Neue Galerie Kassel) 1972, The New Art (Hayward Gallery London) 1972, Contemporanea (Parcheggio di Villa Borghese Rome) 1973, Art and Politics (Gallerie Bochum) 1974, Victor Burgin/ Art and Language (Musée d'Art er d'Industrie Saint-Etienne) 1975, Arte Inglese Oggi 1960-76 (Palazzo Reale Milan) 1976, Hayward Annual (Hayward Gallery London) 1977, Europe in the Seventies (Art Inst of Chicago) 1977, Kunst im Sozialen Kontext (Badische Kunstverein Karlsruhe) 1980, The Third Biennale of Sydney (Art Gallery of New South Wales) 1980, Three Perspectives in Photography (Hayward Gallery London) 1980, Photographic Image in Contemporary Art (Nat MOMA Tokyo) 1984, The Turner Prize (Tate Gallery London) 1987, Photography and Art (LA Co Museum and touring) 1987, E>ac
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