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Barry McGee


Born in San Francisco, CA, USA, 1966
Lives and works in San Francisco, CA, USA


Education

1991 BA Fine Art, Painting and Printmaking, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA, USA


Solo Exhibitions

2015
China Boo, Ratio 3, San Francisco, CA, USA

2013
Cheim and Read, NY, USA
The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA, USA
Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX, USA

2012
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, Berkeley, CA, USA
Prism Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Ratio 3 Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA
Art in The Streets, Mark Morris Dance Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA

2011
New Work, Stuart Shave/Modern Art
Barry McGee, Workshop Arte Contemporanea, Venice, Italy

2010
The Last Night, Alice Gallery, Brussels

2009
Mr Brown, Galleria Alessandra Bonomo, Rome, Italy

2008
A Moment for Reflection - New Work by Lydia Fong, Ratio 3, San Francisco, CA, USA
Barry McGee & Clare Rojas, Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, CA, USA
They Don’t Make this Anymore, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead

2007
The Watari Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan
Butler Gallery, Kilkenney Castle, Ireland
Advanced Mature Work, Redcat Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA

2006
We Have a Friend in Common, Nicolai Wallner Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
The Art of Robert Pimple, Paule Anglim Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA

2005
Easy Tonto, Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London
One More Thing, Deitch Projects, New York, NY, USA
Things Are Really Getting Better, Museum Het Domein, Sittard, Netherlands

2004
The stars were aligned…, Meat Market Gallery, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
John Kaldor Projects, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Boston, MA, USA
Prada Foundation, Milan, Italy

2002
Prada Foundation, Milan, Italy
Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London
Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, CA, USA

2000
UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA, USA

1999
Hoss, Rice Universtiy Art Gallery, Houston, TX, USA
The Buddy System, Deitch Projects, New York, NY, USA

1998
Regards, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA

1995
Installation, Art & Design Studio/ K&T Lionheart LTD, Boston, MA, USA

1994
Installation, Center for the Arts Yerba Buena Gardens, San Francisco, CA, USA

1993
Installation, Museum Laser Segall, Sao Paulo, Brazil


Group Exhibitions

2015
Theories of Modern Art, Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London

2015
FUD, V1 Contemporary Art Centre, Copenhagen, Denmark
Auto Body, Bellport, NY, USA

2014
Fertile Ground: Art and Community in California, Oakland Museum of California, CA, USA
Clare Rojas and Barry McGee, Galleria Alessandra Bonomo, Rome, Italy
ENERGY THAT IS ALL AROUND/Mission School, Grey Art Gallery NYU, New York, NY, USA
Department of Neighbourhood Services, Fleischer/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, USA

2013
(Almost) Free Formed: Celebrating Old Days and Hoping for New Times, City College Art Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA

2012
Street, The New Art Gallery Walsall, Birmingham

2011
Art in the Streets, The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, Los Angeles, CA, USA

2010
Outside the Box, The Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA, USA
They Knew What the Wanted, Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA
Brush Strokes, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Transfer, Brazilian Cultural Pavillion, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Viva la Revolucion: A Dialogue with the Urban Landscape, The Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA, USA
Barry McGee and Clare Rojas, Bolinas Museum, Bolinas, CA, USA
Outside the Box, The Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Pleasure Point: Celebrating 25 years of Contemporary Collectors, The Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, CA, USA

2009
The Anniversary Show, SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA, USA
Liberation Upon Contact, Ratio 3, San Francisco, CA, USA
GermanyGalaxy: A Hundred or So Stars Visible to the Naked Eye, University of California, Berkeley Art Museum, CA, USA
New York Minute, MACRO FUTURE, Rome, Italy
2009 Lyon Biennale, Lyon, France
Born in the streets-Graffiti, Foundation Cartier, Paris, France
Barry McGee / Ed Templeton / Raymond Pettibon, Circleculture Gallery, Berlin, Germany

2008
Len Lye : A Colour Box, Arcade Fine Arts, London
Dripsy, Galerie Olivier Robert, Paris, France
Life on Mars, the 55th Carnegie International, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
The Big Sad: Barry McGee & Clare Rojas, Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, CA, USA

2007
Alpha, Ratio 3, San Francisco, CA, USA
Kinky Sex (Makes the World Go 'Round), Lizabeth Oliveria Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA
EUPHORION, Pierogi Gallery, Leipzig, Germany

2006
Meditations In An Emergency, Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, MI, USA
Summer Show, Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London
Spank the Monkey, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead

2005
On Line, The Louisiana Museum, Copenhagen, Denmark

2004
Monument to Now, The Dakis Joannou Collection, Athens, Greece
Beautiful Losers, The Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA

2002
Liverpool Biennale, Liverpool
Drawing Now, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY, USA

2001
Holdfast, Barry McGee & Margaret Kilgallen, Deste Foundation Centre for Contemporary Art, Athens, Greece
Un Art Populaire, Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Paris, France
Venice Biennial, Venice, Italy
Widely Unknown, Deitch Projects, New York, NY, USA

2000
Street Market, Parco Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
Street Market, Deitch Projects, New York, NY, USA
Indelible Market, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA, USA

1998
Art From Around the Bay, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA, USA

1997
Drawing Installation-Galerie Tanya Rumpff, Harlem, NY, USA
Drawing Today, San Francisco Museum of Art, San Francisco, CA, USA
John Bergruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA

1996
SECA Art Award, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA, USA
WAVEFORMS, Santa Cruz, CA, USA
Figureheads & Red Herrings, Koplin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Acme Custom, Acme Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA
Wall Drawings, The Drawing Center, New York, NY, USA
City Folk, Holly Solomon Gallery, New York, NY, USA

1995
Degenerate Art, The Lab, San Francisco, CA, USA
Post No Bills, Acme Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA
Pro Arts Gallery, Oakland, CA, USA
Missed Connections, Market Street Installation, Luggage Store/509 Cultural Center Annex, San Francisco, CA, USA
Installation, Street Art Exhibition, Los Angeles, CA, USA
The Library, New Langton Arts, San Francisco, CA, USA
Big Jesus Trash Can, Victoria Room, San Francisco, CA, USA

1993
Twelve Bay Area Painters: The Eureka Fellowship Winners, San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA, USA
Texture of Nature, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA, USA
Folklore, Luggage Store, 509 Cultural Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
Installation, La Raza Graphics Center, San Francisco, CA, USA

1992
U.C. Santa Cruz, Mary Porter Sesnon Gallery, Santa Cruz, CA, USA

1991
Wet Paint, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA, USA
3/Play, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA, USA
Installation, Diego Rivera Galley, San Francisco, CA, USA
Art Against the War. A.T.A. Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA
Multicultural Show, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA
Wall of Resistance, Wall of Shame, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, USA
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