(1924 – 1976), Belgium

Marcel Broodthaers Biography

Marcel Broodthaers’ work has been shown at Documenta 10, 7 and 5, Kassel (1997, 1982, and 1972) and at the Venice Biennial (1980, 1978, and 1976). Recent solo exhibitions of Marcel Broodthaers’ work have been shown at the Museo d’Arte Moderna di Bologna, Bologna, Italy (2012) the Kunstmuseum Winterthur (2012), and the Stedelijk Museum, Gent (2006).

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Important past retrospectives of Marcel Broodthaers’ work have been held at the Walker Art Center (1989), Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (1989); Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh (1989); Jeu de Paume, Paris (1991); the Palais des Beaux Arts, Brussels (2000) and the Tate Gallery, London (1980). An important solo exhibition of the film work, “Marcel Broodthaers: Cinéma,” was shown at Fundacio Antoni Tapies, Barcelona; Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela, and Kunsthalle, Dusseldorf (1997).

Marcel Broodthaers’ work has been shown at Documenta 10, 7 and 5, Kassel (1997, 1982, and 1972) and at the Venice Biennial (1980, 1978, and 1976). Recent solo exhibitions of Marcel Broodthaers’ work have been shown at the Museo d’Arte Moderna di Bologna, Bologna, Italy (2012) the Kunstmuseum Winterthur (2012), and the Stedelijk Museum, Gent (2006).

Important past retrospectives of Marcel Broodthaers’ work have been held at the Walker Art Center (1989), Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (1989); Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh (1989); Jeu de Paume, Paris (1991); the Palais des Beaux Arts, Brussels (2000) and the Tate Gallery, London (1980). An important solo exhibition of the film work, “Marcel Broodthaers: Cinéma,” was shown at Fundacio Antoni Tapies, Barcelona; Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela, and Kunsthalle, Dusseldorf (1997).

Marcel Broodthaers Featured Artworks

Marcel von Maele, le Poète, 1967 by Marcel Broodthaers contemporary artwork painting, works on paper, photography, print
Marcel Broodthaers Marcel von Maele, le Poète, 1967, 1967 Collage
15.8 x 23.3 cm
Galerie Julian Sander Contact Gallery
Comédie by Marcel Broodthaers contemporary artwork print
Marcel Broodthaers Comédie, 1974 Offset lithograph on paper, mounted on board
63.5 x 45.7 cm
Marian Goodman Gallery Contact Gallery
Marcel von Maele, le Poète by Marcel Broodthaers contemporary artwork works on paper
Marcel Broodthaers Marcel von Maele, le Poète, 1967 Collage
15.8 x 23.3 cm
Galerie Julian Sander Contact Gallery
Boit a. by Marcel Broodthaers contemporary artwork painting
Marcel Broodthaers Boit a., 1972 Letterpress print, paint on canvas
24 x 43.5 cm
Gallery Fifty One Contact Gallery
Nous n'irons plus au bois... by Marcel Broodthaers contemporary artwork mixed media
Marcel Broodthaers Nous n'irons plus au bois..., 1972 Diptych; vacuum-formed plastic plaque, estate
Marian Goodman Gallery Contact Gallery
Le Manuscrit by Marcel Broodthaers contemporary artwork mixed media
Marcel Broodthaers Le Manuscrit, 1971 Vacuum-formed plastic plaque, estate
83.82 x 119.38 cm
Marian Goodman Gallery Contact Gallery

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Marcel Broodthaers Represented By

KEWENIG contemporary art gallery in Berlin, Germany KEWENIG Berlin, Palma
Marian Goodman Gallery contemporary art gallery in New York, USA Marian Goodman Gallery London, New York, Paris

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