Biography

Braco Dimitrijevic is one of the pioneers of the international conceptual art. His oeuvre and his invention of the notion of Post History, were an important influence on major tendencies in the contemporary art discourse, from critical practices in public space to interventions in museum collections.



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AWARDS AND HONORS

2005
A.B.O. d’Oro, Rome
1992
Knighthood for Arts - Chevalier des Arts et des Lettres in Paris
1978
Major Award from the Arts Council of Great Britain
 
Prix Jean Dominique Ingres from Académie de Muséologie Evocatoire
1976 – 1977
DAAD fellowship in Berlin
1972
British Council grant

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016 – 2017
“Braco Dimitijevic: My Berlin Years,” Daniel Marzona, Berlin
2014
“Early London Years 1971-1979,” Motinternational, London
2012
Sperone Westwater, New York
 
Espaivisor, Valencia, Spain
 
National Museum of Art, Riga, Lativa
2011
Galerie Torri, Paris, France
 
White Box, New York, United States
 
Musée National d’Histoire et d’Art, Luxembourg
2010
Arsaevi Museum, Sarajevo, Bosnia
 
Galerie Torri, Paris, France
2009
Musée d’Art Moderne, Saint-Etienne, France
 
Palazzo Ca’ Pesaro, 53rd Venice Biennale, Italy
 
TR3 Gallery, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2008
National Museum of Contemporary Art, Bucharest, Romania
 
Galerie Heike Curtze, Vienna, Austria
 
Museum Ludwig, Budapest, Hungary
2007
Slought Foundation, Philadelphia, United States
 
1st Floor Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium
 
Galerie Heike Curtze, Berlin, Germany
2006
Xin-Dong Cheng Space for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China
 
Imperial College of China – Temple of Confucius, Beijing, China
 
Galerija Zona, Zagreb, Croatia Galeria
 
II Ponte Contemporanea, Rome, Italy Galeria Pino Casagrande, Rome, Italy
2005
Fondazione Mudima, Milan, Italy
 
The State Russian Museum, St Petersburg, Russia
 
Guelman Gallery, Moscow, Russia
 
Musée d’Orsay, Paris, France
2004
Galeria Pino Casagrande, Rome, Italy
 
Museum of Modern Art, Dubrovnik, Croatia
2003
Medievalmodern, London, United Kingdom
 
Pièce Unique, Paris, France
2001
Museum of Contemporary Art and Museum Mimara, Zagreb, Croatia
 
Ikon Gallery Birmingham, United Kingdom
2000
Museo Nacional de Colombia, Bogota, Columbia
 
Porin Taidemusem, Finland
1998 – 1999
Galerie Michael Janssen, Köln, Germany
1996
Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Germany
1995
Hessisches Landesmuseum Darmstadt, Germany
1994
Galerie de France, Paris, France
 
Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig, Vienna, Austria
 
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
1992
Galerie Albert Baronian, Brussels, Belgium
1991
Fundacion San German, Puerto Rico, United States
 
Galerie de Paris, Paris, France
 
Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Canada
1990
Pat Hearn Gallery, New York, United States
1989
Galerie de Paris, Paris, France
 
Galerie Albert Baronian, Brussels, Belgium
 
Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, Australia
1988
“Outdoor Retrospective 1968-1988”, Interim Art in collaboration with Serpentine Gallery and Hayward Gallery, Londres, United Kingdom
 
Nicole Klagsbrun, New York, United States
1987
Wilhem-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen, Germany Galerie de Paris, Paris, France
1986
Hilman Holland Fine Arts, Atlanta, Georgia, United States
1985
TATE Gallery, London, United Kingdom
1984
Kunsthalle Bern, Germany Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany
1981
Waddington Galleries, London, United Kingdom
1979
Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, United Kingdom
 
Stedelijk van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, Germany
 
Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe, Germany
1978
MTL Gallery, Brussels, Belgium
 
Centre d’Art Contemporain, Geneva, Switzerland
1976
Galerie Rene Block, Berlin, Germany
 
Galleria Gian Enzo Sperone, Turin, Italy
1975
Sperone Gallery, New York, United States
 
Robert Self Gallery, London, United Kingdom
 
Stadtidches Museum Monchengladbach, Germany
 
Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, Belgium
1974
Galleria Gian Enzo Sperone, Turin, Italy
1973
Muzeij Suvremene Umjetnosti, Zagreb, Croatia
1972
Situation Gallery, London, United Kingdom
 
Galerie Konrad Fischer, Düsseldorf, Germany
1971
Lucio Amelio, Naples, Italy
1969
Galerija SC, Zagreb, Croatia

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016
“Geschichte und Geschichten (History and Stories),” Neuer Berliner Kunstverein
 
“Remember Lidice,” Edition Block, Berlin
 
“Transmissions: Art in Eastern Europe and Latin America, 1960-1980,” Museum of Modern Art, New York
2015
“Au rendez-vous des amis,” Fondazione Palazzo Albizzini Collezione Burri, Città di Castello,
 
“Arts and Foods. Rituals since 1851,” Expo Milano 2015, La Triennale di Milano
2013
“White,” Robilant and Voena, Milan, Italy
 
“Reves de Venise,” Institute Culturel Bernard Megrez, Bordeaux
2012 – 2013
“Speaking Artist,” Art Museum of Busan, Busan, Korea
2012
“Conceptual Art and Photography 1964 – 77,” Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, United States
 
“Artists’ Publications of the New Art Practice,” MOMA, Museum of Modern Art, New York
 
“In Other Words,” NGBK, Neue Gesellschaft fur Bildende Kunst, Berlin, Germany
 
“The common which no longer exists,” Kunstlerhaus Vienna, Austria
 
3rd Canakkale Biennial, Turkey
2011
“Paris Berlin,” Galerie Carlier Gebauer, Berlin, Germany
 
“When the Fairy Tales Never Ends,” Fordproject, New York, United States
 
Aktionsraum 1, MUMOK, Vienna, Austria
 
“Dear Thick and Thin, ME, Copenhagen, Denmark
 
“The Pilgrim, the Tourist, the Flaneur (and the Worker),” Stedelijk van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, Holland
 
“Out of Here -The City as Muse,” Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum Eindhoven
 
Museum of Parallel Narratives, MACBA Museum d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
 
“Voyage, voyage,” Kunstverein Nürnberg, Nürnberg, Germany
 
“Big Brother – l’artiste face aux tyrans” (curated by Ashok Adicéam), Palais des Arts, Dinard, France
 
“Dublin Contemporary 2011,” Biennale of Dublin, Ireland
 
“Underwood,” Galerie 1900 – 2000, Paris, France
2010
“Promesses du passé,” Musée National d’Art Moderne, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
 
“Second Main,” Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, France
 
“Some works to read,” Berrardo Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Lisbon, Portuga
 
“Mediators,” National Museum, Warsaw, Poland
 
“Human,” Musee d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Nice, France
 
“Starter,” ARTER, Istanbul, Turkey
 
“Forms of Organization – What’s art got to do with it,” Red House, Sophia, Bulgaria
 
Second International Biennial of Contemporary Art, Antakya, Turkey
 
“Starter,” Arter, Istanbul, Turkey
 
“Super Farmer’s Market.” Handel Street Projects, London, United Kingdom
2009
53rd Venice Biennale, Italy
 
“Performa,” 3rd Moscow Biennale, Russia
 
“Art About art,” Russian State Museum, St Petersberg, Russia
 
Galerie Heike Curtze, Berlin, Germany
 
Crossing Frontiers, City Art Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic
 
“La Photographie n’est pas l’art,” Musee d’lxelles, Brussels / Musees de la ville de Strasbourg
2008
“Interiors,” Oredaria, Rome, Italy
 
“October Salon,” Belgrade, Serbia
 
“Who killed the painting?” Neueus Museum, Nurnberg, Germany
 
“Poznan Biennale,” Poland
2007
“Intramoenia Extrart,” Castelli di Puglia, Italy
 
“Busy Going Crazy,” The Perstein collection, La Maison Rouge, Paris, France
2006
“Conflicts,” Slought Foundation, Philadelphia, United States
 
“Force de l’Art,” Grand Palais, Paris, France
 
“Belgrader Oktober Salon,” Belgrade, Serbia
 
“Crossing Frontiers Grenzganger,” Kunstforum Ostdeutsche Galerie Regnsburg, Germany
 
“Fremd bin Ich eingezogen,” Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany
2005
“Open Systems : Rethinking Art c. 1970,” Tate Modern, London, United Kingdom
 
“My Private Heroes,” MARTA Herford, Germany
 
“Truer than the truth,” Anthony Reynolds Gallery London
 
“Big Bang,” Musée National d’Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
2004
“Passage d’Europe,” Musée d’Art moderne, Saint Etienne, France
 
“An Other Epistemology,” Slought Foundation, Philadelphia, United States
2003
“Blut und Honig,” Sammlung Essl, Vienna, Austria
 
“In den Schluchten des Balkan,” Kunsthalle, Germany
2002
“Cetinje Biennale,” Montenegro
2001
Valencia Biennal, Spain
2000
"Zeitwenden : Ruckblick und Ausblick,” Kunstmuseum, Bonn, Germany
 
“L’Autre moitié de l’Europe,” Galerie Nationale du Jeu de Paume, Paris, France
 
“D’après l’antique,” Musée du Louvre, Paris, France
1999
“Global Conceptualism,” Queens Museum New York, United States
 
“Les Champs de la sculpture 2000,” Champs-Elysées, Paris, France
1998
“Hommages. Hommes illustres, héros et hommes du commun”, Espace culturel François Mitterrand,Périgueux, France
1997
Havana Biennial, Cuba
 
“Made in France 1947-1997,” Musée National d’Art Moderne/ Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
1996
The 23rd International Biennal of Sao Paolo, Brazil
1995
1st Biennale, SITE Sante Fe, New Mexico, United States
 
Kwangju Biennal, Korea
 
“Unser Jahrhundert,” Museum Ludwig Cologne, Germany
1994
“Europa-Europa,” Bundeskunsthalle, Bonn, Germany
1993
The 45th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
1992
“Manifeste,” Musée National d’Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris
 
Documenta 9, Kassel, Germany
 
Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris France
1990
“Casino Fantasma,” PS1 Contemporary Art Centre, New York, The 44 Venice Biennale
 
“Rhetorical Image,” New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, United States
 
“Life-Size,” The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
1989
“Magiciens de la Terre,” Musée National d’Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
 
“Prospect 89,” Frankfurter Kunstverein und Kunsthalle Franckfurt, Germany
1986
Biennale de Sydney, Australia
 
“Terrae Motus,” Fondazione Lucio Amelio, Naples, Italy
1985
“Promenades,” Centre d’Art Contemporain, Geneva, Switzerland
1983
“New Art,” Tate Gallery, London, United Kingdom
1982
“Aspects of British Art Today,” Metropolitan Museum, Tokyo, Japan
 
The 40th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
1980
“Kunst in Europa nach ’68,” Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst, Ghent, Belgium
 
“British Art 1940-1980,” Hayward Gallery, London, UK
1978
Biennale of Sidney, Australia
1977
Documenta VI, Kassel, Germany
1976
The 37th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
1974
“Projekt 74,” Walraf Richartz Museum and Kunsthalle, Köln, Germany
1973
“Contemporanea,” Rome, Italy
1972
Documenta 5, Kassel, Germany
1971
Biennale de Paris, France “At the Moment,” Haustor Frankopanska 2a, Zagreb, Croatia

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