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Bio

David Bowes è un pittore americano, nato a Boston, nel Massachusetts, nel 1957; vive e lavora a Torino. Viene riconosciuto nei primi anni del 1980 presso il New York's East Village. Viene descritto come "pittore brillante" con "un tocco delicato e una genuina seduzione definita attraverso la pittura". Le sue opere, ora tenute presso la collezione del Walker Art Center and The Broad Contemporary Art Mueum presso LACMA, sono state esposte sia in America sia in Europa. Ha partecipato alla 48esima Biennale di Venezia nel 1999.

David Bowes is an American painter, born in Boston, Massachusetts in 1957, and first recognized during the early 1980s in New York's East Village.
He has been described as being a "brilliant painter", and having a "delicacy of touch and genuine fascination with the medium of paint".
Bowes' work is exhibited in the United States and Europe. He participated in the 48th Venice Biennale in 1999.
His work is held in the collection of the Walker Art Center and the Broad Contemporary Art Museum at LACMA.

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2014

“David Bowes- Back from Naples”, Galerie Pièce Unique, Parigi

2011

“The Pleasant Land”, Galleria Antonio Battaglia, Milano

2010

“Living on Earth” (part 2), Galleria in Arco, Torino

2009

“David Bowes, Living on Earth”, Studio d'Arte Raffaelli, Trento

“David Bowes / Alessandro Bazan”, duetart, Varese

“Art Song”, Espace Kettaneh-Kunigk, Beirut

2008

“Palermo ispanica”, Palazzo Sant’Elia, Palermo

2006

“You Are Here”, Mario Diacono, Ars Libri, Boston

2005

“Arcadian”, Galleria In Arco, Torino

“La Belle Epoque”, Galerie Piece Unique, Paris

2002

“David Bowes”, Annina Nosei Gallery, New York

1997

“Opere scelte”, Galleria In Arco, Torino

“Opere scelte”, Studio d’Arte Raffaelli, Trento

1996

“David Bowes”, Galleri Lars Bohman, Stockholm

1994

“Ovidiana”, Galerie Piece Unique, Paris

“La Camera delle meraviglie”, Gian Ferrari Arte Contemporanea, Milano

“Pellegrino perpetuo”, Gian Enzo Sperone, Roma

“Mystery Dance”, Galleri Lars Bohman, Stockholm

“David Bowes”, Giampaolo Becherini e Piero Carini, Firenze

1993

“David Bowes”, Galeria Ramis Barquet, Monterrey

1992

“La commedia dell arte, David Bowes”, Galleria Lucio Amelio, Napoli

“Paintings”, Sperone Westwater Gallery, New York

1990

“New Paintings & Cibachromes 1984-85”, Vrej Baghoomian Gallery, New York - Fred Hoffman Gallery,
Santa Monica, CA

“Cibachromes 1986-87”, Galerie Eric Franck, Geneve

1989

"New Paintings", Vrej Baghoomian Gallery, New York

1988

“A Painter’s Lexicon”, Mario Diacono Gallery, Boston, MA

1987

“David Bowes”, Galerie des Arenes, Musee d'Art Contemporain, Nimes

1986

“Sentimental Journey”, Galleria Lucio Amelio, Napoli

1985

“David Bowes”, Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York

“David Bowes”, Galerie Thomas, Munich

“Le P’tit Dej’ d’Orphee”, Galerie Eric Franck, Geneve

1984

“Capriccios”, Annina Nosei Gallery, New York CEPA/Hallwalls Gallery, Buffalo, NY

1983

“David Bowes”, Galerie Eric Franck, Geneve

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2014

“Art In Pop”, MAGASIN-Centre National d'art Contemporain de Grenoble, Grenoble

2012

“Archetypes and Historicity. Painting and Other Radical Forms 1995-2007”, Collezione Maramotti, Reggio Emilia

2010

“AKTUALITÄT EINES MEDIUMS. NADER AHRIMAN BIS CHEN ZHEN”, Galerie Krinzinger, Vienna

2008

“Crossing Artists”, Daniel Varenne, Ginevra

2007

“Venti anni con gli amici”, Galleria In Arco, Torino

2006

“Flower as Picture”, Galerie Anhava, Helsinki

“The Downtown Show, The New York Art Scene 1974-1984”, Grey Art Gallery, New York University, New York, and Andy Warhol Foundation, Pittsburgh

“Radical NY! The Downtown show: the New York art scene, 1974-1984 and Abstract Expressionism: 1940-1960”, Austin Museum of Art - AMOA, Austin

“Painting me Softly” with Elisa Gallenca, duetart Gallery, Varese

2004

“On Paper”, Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York City, NY

“Ma l'amore no: omaggio a Lucio Amelio”, Galleria Mimmo Scognamiglio, Napoli

2000

“Rough Edge: Selections from The Broad Art Foundation”, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento

“Arte Americana ultimo decennio”, Loggetta Lombardesca, Museo d'arte della città, Ravenna

1999

“Sanoja”, La Biennale di Venezia

1998

“Sanoja - Words - Paroles. An Exhibition of Artists Poems”, MUU Gallery, Helsinki and Glass Box, Paris

1995

“Noa Noa, una stagione in paradiso”, Galleria In Arco, Torino

1994

"Allor si mosse, e io li tenni dietro", Galleria Lucio Amelio, Napoli

“Tutti questi mondi”, Galleria Carini, Prato

1993

“Trismegisto”, Galleria Lucio Amelio, Napoli

"The Mask in Contemporary Art", Sewall Art Gallery, Rice University, Houston

1992

“Terrae Motus”, Reggia Reale, Caserta

1991

“The Art of The 1980's, Selections from the collection of The Eli Broad Family Foundation”, Duke University Museum of Art, Durham

“Landscape Paintings”, Annina Nosei Gallery, New York

1989

“1979-1989 American, Italian and Mexican Art from the Collection of Francesco Pellizzi”, Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY

“Land Scope”, Vrej Baghoomian Gallery, New York

1988

"Kunst aus den achtziger Jahren”, Galerie Thomas, A11 Artforum, Munich

“Terrae Motus”, Grand Palais, Paris

“Bowes, Kunc, Lisanti, Mirri, Montessano, Ontani, Salvo”, Galleria Pio Monti, Roma

“Melancholy”, Anne Plumb Gallery, New York

Vrej Baghoomian Gallery, New York 1987

1986

“New Strategies”, Galerie Ursula Krinsinger, Vienna

“Face It!”, Anders Tornberg Gallery, Lund

“Terrae Motus”, Villa Campolieto, Ercolano

“Arte santa”, Pinacoteca Comunale, Ravenna

"The Burning Brush", Mario Diacono Gallery, Boston

1985

“Kunstliche Paradiese” by Zdenek Felix, Museum Folkwang, Essen and Kunstverein, Munich

“The Classic Tradition in Recent Painting and Sculpture”, Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield

1984

Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York

Annina Nosei Gallery, New York

1983

Pat Hearn Gallery, New York

“Summer Group Show”, Annina Nosei Gallery, New York

“Self Portraits”, Linda Farris Gallery, Seattle

1982

Nature Morte Gallery, New York

“Vice and Virtue”, Kenkeleba House, New York

Biblio

2009

A.JONES, "David Bowes", Studio d'Arte Raffaelli, Trento

2008

I.PARLAVECCHIO, "David Bowes, Palermo Ispanica", Skira, Ginevra-Milano

2005

L.BETRICE, "David Bowes", In arco books, Torino

1994

M.BONUOMO, "David Bowes", Gian Ferrari Arte, Milano

1986

M.BONUOMO, "David Bowes. Sentimental Journey", Lucio Amelio Editore, Napoli

1983

Gallerie Eric Frank, "David Bowes", Ginevra

 

 

Exhibitions

 

2011

Grandi opere per l'estate

01.08 - 30.09.2011
Opening 01.08.2011

 

2010

Living on earth

10.12.2009 - 28.02.2010
Opening 10.12.2009 - 18.30

 

Editions

 

 

 

Living on earth