Biografie von Pol BURY (1922-2005)

Personal data


Birth : 04/26/1922 - Haine-Saint-Pierre, Belgium
Sex : M
Nationality/Affiliation : Belgium

Education

1938 – 1939 : Ecole Nationale des Beaux-Arts – Mons, Belgium

Professional data


Work and Life

1961:Lives and works in France
1957:First mobile-kinetic sculptures using motors
1957:Creation of the Multiplanes
1953:Creation of the mobile Planes
1952:Joined the group Art Abstrait
1947:Met Pierre Alechinsky
1939:Joined the Surrealist group Rupture

Work


Categorie and medium


Painting : Acrylic/canvas - Mixed media/canvas - Oil/canvas
Print-Multiple : Lithograph - Serigraph
Sculpture-Volume : Bronze - Metal
Photography : Photomontage
Drawing-Watercolor : Collage - Gouache - Ink

Movements and styles

1949-1951 : Cobra
Surrealism
Geometric Abstraction
Op Art

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

1997

Galerie Louis Carré – Paris, France
1997

1994

Retrospective
Museum am Ostwall – Dortmund, Germany
1994

1971

Retrospective
Kunsthaus – Hanover, Germany
1971

Retrospective
Kesner Gesellschaft – Düsseldorf, Germany
1971

1970

Retrospective
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum – New York NY, United States
1970

1955

Galerie Denise René – Paris, France
1955

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

2007

FIAC Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporain
Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais – Paris, France
10/18/2007 – 10/22/2007
Represented by : Galerie 1900 – 2000 – 8 Rue Bonaparte – Paris, France

2004

FIAC Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporain, n°31
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/21/2004 – 10/25/2004
Represented by : Galerie 1900 – 2000 – 8 Rue Bonaparte – Paris, France

Art 35 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/16/2004 – 06/21/2004
Represented by : Galerie 1900 – 2000 – 8 Rue Bonaparte – Paris, France

2003

FIAC, n°30
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/09/2003 – 10/13/2003
Represented by : Atelier – Editions Fanal – Saint Alban Tal 39 – Basel BS, Switzerland

2002

FIAC, n°29
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/24/2002 – 10/28/2002
Represented by : Galerie 1900 – 2000 – 8 Rue Bonaparte – Paris, France

Art 33 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/12/2002 – 06/17/2002
Represented by : Atelier – Editions Fanal – Saint Alban Tal 39 – Basel BS, Switzerland

ArtBrussels – 20th Contemporary Art Fair
Brussels Expo – Brussels, Belgium
05/02/2002 – 05/06/2002
Represented by : Galerie Pascal Retelet – 838 route de La Colle – Saint-Paul-de-Vence, France

2001

FIAC, n°28
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/10/2001 – 10/15/2001
Represented by : Atelier – Editions Fanal – Saint Alban Tal 39 – Basel BS, Switzerland

Art 32 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/13/2001 – 06/18/2001
Represented by : Atelier – Editions Fanal – Saint Alban Tal 39 – Basel BS, Switzerland


Group exhibitions

2004

Systèmes de l’art concret
Château de Mouans Sartoux – Mouans-Sartoux, France
06/27/2004 – 10/10/2004

2003

Sept Lieux – Sept Matières
Hôtel du Département, Centre d’Art Présence Van Gogh, Château de l’Empéri, Galerie du Conseil Général des Bouches du Rhône, Musée de l’Arles Antique – Marseille, France
10/17/2003 – 01/15/2004

Particules élémentaires
Atelier 340 – Brussels, Belgium
03/29/2003 – 05/25/2003

2002

Pol Bury & Erich Reiling
Galerie Numaga – Colombier NE, Switzerland
2002 – 05/26/2002

1964

32° Biennale di Venezia
Giardini di Castello / Arsenale – Venice VE, Italy
1964

1955

Le Mouvement
Galerie Denise René – Paris, France
04/06/1955 – 04/30/1955

Bibliography (Selected)


On the artist


Books

2001

Cobra – COpenhague BRuxelles Amsterdam
Publisher: Editions Gallimard – 5 rue Sébastien-Bottin – Paris, France
Author: Stokvis Willemijn
2001
ISBN : 207011693X

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