Sprüth Magers Berlin London

biography

Anthony McCall

lives and works in New York




1946 St. Paul’s Cray, England

Education




1964 – 1968 studied design at Ravensbourne – College of Art and Design, London

Awards and Grants




2008 John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellow

Museum and public collections



Baltimore Museum of Art, USA
Collection Frac Ile-de-France, F
FNAC, France, F
Freunde der Deutschen Kinemathek e.V. / Arsenal Experimental, Berlin, D
Guggenheim Museum, New York, USA
Julia Stoschek Collection, Düsseldorf, D
Hirshhorn Museum, Washington D.C., USA
Moderna Museet, Stockholm, SE
Musée National d’Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, F
Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona, ES
Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt, D
Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
Sammlung Falckenberg Collection of Art, Hamburg, D
Sammlung Goetz, Munich, D
Sammlung Verbund, Vienna, A
SFMoMA, San Francisco, USA
Tate, London, UK
The Margulies Collection, Miami, USA
Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary, Vienna, A
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, USA



SOLO EXHIBITIONS

aug 16 - nov 07 2019Anthony McCall: Dark Rooms, Solid LightAlbright-Knox Art Gallery,
Buffalo, NY
feb 22 - mar 31 2018Anthony McCallSprüth Magers London
jul 29 2016 - jan 08 2017Anthony McCall: SwellNevada Museum of Art, Reno
may 31 - oct 30 2016Solid Light, Performance and Public WorksFundació Gaspar, Barcelona
sep 12 2015 - jan 30 2016Anthony McCall: Solid Light WorksLAC Museo Cantonale d'Arte, Lugano
jun 23 - jul 31 2015Anthony McCall: Notebooks & Duration Drawings, 1972 - 2013Sean Kelly Gallery,
New York
sep 28 - nov 30 2014Solid Light Films and Other Works (1971-2014)EYE Filmmuseum,
Amsterdam
nov 22 2013 - jan 25 20141970s Solid-Light WorksSprüth Magers Berlin
mar 22 2013 - apr 22 2014Crossing the ElbeIBA Hamburg/Deichtorhallen,
Hamburg
feb 21 - may 05 2013Solid-Light Works
Les Abattoirs, Toulouse, France
feb 09 - jul 21 2013Two Double Works
Kunstmuseum St. Gallen,
St. Gallen
nov 17 - nov 17 2012Artist Talk: Anthony McCallTate Liverpool,
Auditorium
oct 12 - oct 12 2012Anthony McCall, David Grubbs: Leaving (With Four Half Turns)Project Room,
New York
jul 22 - jul 22 2012Anthony McCall: The complete Cone filmsTate Modern, The Tanks,
London
apr 27 - jun 16 2012Early Performance FilmsSprüth Magers Berlin
apr 20 - aug 12 2012Anthony McCall: Five Minutes of Pure SculptureNationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin
mar 01 - mar 27 2011Vertical WorksAmbika P3 University of Westminster,
London
feb 28 - mar 26 2011Works on paperSprüth Magers London
feb 03 - apr 16 2011Between you and IBernadins,
Paris

feb 24 - apr 25 2010Drawing with LightAdam Art Gallery, Victoria University of Wellington,
Wellington
dec 2009 - jan 2010Leaving (With Two-Minute Silence)Sean Kelly,
New York
nov 2009 - jan 2010Leaving (with Two-Minute Silence)Galerie Thomas Zander,
Cologne
oct - dec 2009Nu/Now: Anthony McCallModerna Museet,
Stockholm
jun - aug 2009Vertical WorksEstuaire,
Saint Nazaire
jun - jun 2009Solid LightArt Unlimited/Art 40 Basel,
Basel
mar - jun 2009Breath (The Vertical Works)Hangar Bicocca,
Milan
feb - may 2009SitesWhitney Musuem of American Art,
New York
nov 2008 - jan 2009Anthony McCall: Elements for a RetrospectiveUtzon Center,
Aalborg
nov 2008III Ciclo de VideoarteMuseo Vostell Malpartida,
Cáceres
oct - nov 2008You and I, Horizontal IIIGalerie Martine Aboucaya,
Paris
nov 2007 - feb 2008Anthony McCallSerpentine Gallery,
London
jun - oct 2007Anthony McCallMuseum of Contemporary Art,
Museum of Rochechouart
feb - mar 2007Anthony McCall: You and I, Horizontal IIISean Kelly Gallery,
New York
nov 2006 - jan 2007Between You and I et autres films de lumière solideIAC Institut d’Art Contemporain,
Villeurbanne
mar - may 2006Light Installations and PhotographyGalerie Thomas Zander,
Cologne
mar - apr 2006Between You and IPeer Gallery and the Round Chapel,
London
2006You and I, Horizontal II (Swell)Vardy Gallery,
University of Sunderland
2006You and I, HorizontalLIA: Lieu d'Images et d’Art,
Grenoble
2006Anthony McCallArthur Ross Architecture Gallery, Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture
oct - dec 2005You and I, HorizontalGalerie Martine Aboucaya,
Paris
2005Anthony McCallMuseu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona,
Barcelona
2005Anthony McCallMuseum für Moderne Kunst,
Frankfurt
2004Anthony McCall: Film InstallationsMead Gallery, Warwick Art Centre, University of Warwick,
Coventry
2004Anthony McCall: Films de Lumière SolideCentre Pompidou / La Maison Rouge, Foundation Antoine de Galbert,
Paris
2004Doubling Back. Turning UnderGagosian Gallery,
London
2004Long Film for Four ProjectorsTate Britain,
London
dec 2003 - feb 2004X-Screen: The Expanded ScreenMuseum Moderner Kunst MUMOK,
Vienna
1976Anthony McCallArtists Space,
New York
1976Anthony McCallMillennium Film Workshop,
New York
1976Anthony McCallMusée Nationale d’Art Moderne,
Paris
1976CineprobeThe Museum of Modern Art,
New York
1976Anthony McCallNeue Galerie,
Aachen
1975Anthony McCallLondon Film-Makers’ Cooperative,
London
1975Anthony McCallCollective for Living Cinema,
New York
1975Anthony McCallGalerie St. Petri,
Lund, Sweden
1975Anthony McCallMuseum of Art, Carnegie Institute,
Pittsburgh
1975Anthony McCallSerpentine Gallery,
London
1974Anthony McCallThe Clocktower,
New York
1974Anthony McCall: Solid Light FilmsCollective for Living Cinema and Film Forum,
New York
1974Anthony McCallMuseum of Modern Art,
Oxford
1974Anthony McCallLondon Film-Makers’ Cooperative,
London
1974Anthony McCallArtists Space,
New York
1974Anthony McCallMillennium Film Workshop,
New York
0000 - oct 30 2016Solid Light, Performance and Public WorksFundació Gaspar, Barcelona
0000 - oct 30 2016Solid Light, Performance and Public WorksFundació Gaspar, Barcelona

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

dec 03 2016 - apr 17 2017CROSSING [It's A World View: The Tim Fairfax Gift]Anthony McCallQUEENSLAND ART GALLERY OF MODERN ART, BRISBANE
oct 28 2016 - feb 05 2017DREAMLANDS, IMMERSIVE CINEMA AND ART, 1905-2016Anthony McCallWHITNEY MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART, NEW YORK
jun 12 - jul 01 2015Anthony McCall: Light Works A.o., Anthony McCallMONA (Museum of Old and New Art), Dark Mofo Festival,
Tasmania
apr 25 - jul 05 2015Formes Simples / Simple Shapes A.o., Anthony McCallMori Art Museum,
Tokyo
apr 16 - jul 05 2015LIGHT SHOW A.o., Peter fischli david Weiss, Jenny Holzer, Anthony McCallMuseum of Contemporary Art,
Sydney
oct 11 2014 - feb 08 2015LIGHT SHOW A.o., Peter fischli david Weiss, Jenny Holzer, Anthony McCallAuckland Art Museum,
Aukland
jun 27 - nov 30 2014En el Camino / On the Road A.o., Anthony McCallPalacio de Gelmírez,
Santiago de Compostela
jun 13 - nov 05 2014Formes Simple / Simple Shapes A.o., Anthony McCallCentre Pompidou-Metz,
France
apr 05 - jun 15 2014Uncommon Ground: Land Art in Britain 1966 – 1979 A.o., Keith Arnatt Estate, David Lamelas, Anthony McCallYorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield
jan 18 - mar 08 2014Uncommon Ground: Land Art in Britain 1966 – 1979 A.o., Keith Arnatt Estate, David Lamelas, Anthony McCallMead Gallery, University of Warwick
nov 23 2013 - oct 05 2014When Now is Minimal - Die unbekannte Seite der Sammlung Goetz A.o., Peter fischli david Weiss, Anthony McCall, Rosemarie Trockel, Andrea ZittelMuseion,
Bozen
oct 04 2013 - jan 05 2014Uncommon Ground: Land Art in Britain 1966 – 1979 A.o., Keith Arnatt Estate, David Lamelas, Anthony McCallNational Museum of Wales,
Cardiff
sep 21 - nov 30 2013Anthony McCall and Mischa Kuball A.o., Anthony McCallFaena Arts Center,
Buenos Aires
jul 19 - oct 20 2013When Now is Minimal. Die unbekannte Seite der Sammlung Goetz A.o., Peter fischli david Weiss, Anthony McCall, Rosemarie Trockel, Andrea ZittelNeues Museum,
Nürnberg
may 10 - aug 03 2013Uncommon Ground: Land Art in Britain 1966 – 1979 A.o., David Lamelas, Anthony McCallSouthampton City Art Gallery,
Southampton
jan 30 - may 06 2013Light Show A.o., Peter fischli david Weiss, Jenny Holzer, Anthony McCallHayward Gallery,
London
oct 20 2012 - feb 17 2013Open spaces I secret places, works from the Sammlung Verbund A.o., Anthony McCallMuseum der Moderne,
Salzburg
oct 20 2012 - mar 03 2013Open spaces, secret places A.o., Estate Bernd & Hilla Becher, Louise Lawler, Anthony McCallMuseum der Moderne,
Salzburg
oct 11 2012 - jan 20 2013Ends of the Earth – Land Art bis 1974 A.o., Anthony McCall, Robert MorrisHaus der Kunst,
Munich
nov 16 2011 - jan 21 2012Time out of MindTony Conrad, Sol Lewitt, Gordon Matta-clark, Anthony McCall, Dorothea RockburneSprüth Magers Berlin
may 21 - aug 02 2011Off the wall/Fora da parede A.o., John Baldessari, Jenny Holzer, Anthony McCall, Cindy ShermanThe Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art
Porto
mar 18 - sep 12 2011Electric nights A.o., Peter fischli david Weiss, Anthony McCallCentro de Arte y creación industrial,
Gijón
nov 21 2010 - feb 07 2011On Line A.o., Anthony McCallMuseum of Modern Art,
New York
apr 16 - jul 25 2010I want to see how you see A.o., Vito Acconci, Thomas Demand, Andreas Gursky, Anthony McCallDeichtorhallen,
Hamburg
mar - aug 2010Funktion der Zeichnung A.o., Anthony McCallMuseum für Moderne Kunst,
Frankfurt/Main
sep - nov 2009Menschen am Sonntag A.o., Anthony McCallVanmoerkerke Collection,
Oostende
jun - jul 2009Anthony McCall/Finnbogi Petursson A.o., Anthony McCallSean Kelly Gallery,
New York
jun - jul 2009Anthony McCall/Finnbogi Petursson A.o., Anthony McCalli8 Gallery,
Reykjavik
jun - sep 2009PLOT/09: This World and Nearer Ones A.o., Anthony McCallCreative Time, Governor‘s Island,
New York
may - oct 2009Constellation A.o., Anthony McCallCentre Pompidou-Metz,
Metz
apr 2009Sigmund Freud’s Dora: a Case of Mistaken Identity A.o., Anthony McCallWhitechapel Gallery,
London
2009Lumière A.o., Anthony McCallMusée départemental d’art contemporain de Rochechouart
2009Laboratory Space Brain: Station #1 A.o., Anthony McCallInstitut d’Art Contemporain,
Villeurbanne
dec 2008 - feb 2009Light Insight A.o., Anthony McCallInter Communication Center,
Japan
nov 2008 - mar 2009Seeing Double A.o., Anthony McCallGalerie Thomas Zander,
Cologne
nov 2008Sigmund Freud’s Dora: A Case of Mistaken Identity A.o., Anthony McCallTate Modern,
London
nov - dec 2008Smoke A.o., Anthony McCallPumphouse Gallery,
London
sep - nov 2008Anthony McCall A.o., Anthony McCallSingapore Biennial,
Singapore
sep - nov 2008Drawings on Graph Paper A.o., Anthony McCallLeslie Tonkonow Artworks & Projects,
New York
sep - oct 2008l’Art Dans Tous Ses Etats A.o., Anthony McCallFrac Ille-de-France,
Limay
sep - nov 2008Notation: Calculation and Form in the Arts A.o., Anthony McCallAkademie der Künste,
Berlin
jun - jul 2008Synthetic Times A.o., Anthony McCallNational art Museum of China,
Beijing
jun - sep 2008The Cinema Effect: Illusion, Reality, and the Moving Image A.o., Anthony McCallHirshhorn Museum, Smithsonian Institution,
Washington
may - jun 2008Waves- The Art of the Electromagnetic Society A.o., Anthony McCallHartware Medien Kunst Verein, Phoenix Halle,
Dortmund
may - jul 2008Geometry as Image A.o., Anthony McCallRobert Miller Gallery,
New York
apr - may 2008Spring Wound A.o., Anthony McCallOrchard,
New York
mar - jul 2008Geometry of Motion 1920’s/1970’s A.o., Anthony McCallMuseum of Modern Art,
New York
mar - may 2008News from Mount Analogue A.o., Anthony McCallMusée déjpartemental d’art contemporain de Rochechouart
2008Cinema Indeed: Narratives & Projections A.o., Anthony McCallItaú Cultural Institute,
Sao Paulo
sep - dec 2007Insubstantial Pageant Faded A.o., Anthony McCallWestern Bridge,
Seattle
jun - aug 2007Number One: Destroy, She Said A.o., Anthony McCallJulia Stoschek Collection,
Düsseldorf
jun - 2007Art 38 Basel, Art/Film A.o., Anthony McCallArt 38 Basel,
Basel
jun - sep 2007Project, Transform, Erase: Anthony McCall and Imi Knoebel A.o., Anthony McCallSan Francisco Museum of Modern Art,
San Francisco
may - sep 2007Held Together with Water A.o., Anthony McCallSammlung Verbund at the MAK,
Vienna
apr - 2007On the Collective for Living Cinema A.o., Anthony McCallOrchard,
New York
mar - aug 2007Das Kapital: Blue Chips & Masterpieces A.o., Anthony McCallMuseum für Moderne Kunst,
Frankfurt
mar - may 2007Open Ev+A: A Sense of Place A.o., Anthony McCallLimerick,
Ireland
feb - apr 2007Lights, Camera, Action: Artists’ Films for the Cinema A.o., Anthony McCallWhitney Museum of American Art,
New York
jan - mar 2007Borderline Behaviour: Drawn Towards Animation A.o., Anthony McCallWitte de With Center for Contemporary Art,
Rotterdam
2007Art Cologne: Special Exhibition A.o., Anthony McCallArt Cologne,
Cologne
dec 2006 - feb 2007Sudden Impact A.o., Anthony McCallFrac Ile-de-France, Le Plateau,
Paris
sep 2006 - jan 2007Tunnel Vision A.o., Anthony McCallFotomuseum,
Antwerp
jun - sep 2006The Expanded Eye A.o., Anthony McCallKunsthaus Zurich,
Zurich
jun 2006Art Unlimited A.o., Anthony McCallArt 37 Basel,
Basel
feb 2006Experimenta 2006 A.o., Anthony McCallFourth Festival of Experimental Cinema in India,
Bombay
2006Projections: Beyond Cinematic Space A.o., Anthony McCallHamburger Bahnhof,
Berlin
2006On/Off A.o., Anthony McCall49 Nord 6 Est, Frac Lorraine,
Metz
nov 2005 - aug 2006Lichtkunst als Kunstlicht A.o., Anthony McCallZKM, Museum für neue Kunst,
Karlruhe
nov - dec 2005Produced at Eyebeam A.o., Anthony McCallEyebeam,
New York
may 2005The Trouble with Talkies A.o., Anthony McCallDouble Agents/ADI Space,
London
2005The Continuous Present A.o., Anthony McCallLeslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects,
New York
dec 2004Kill Your Timid Notion festival A.o., Anthony McCallDundee Contemporary Arts,
UK
nov 2004Avanto Helsinki Media Art Festival A.o., Anthony McCallAvanto Helsinki Media Art Festival,
Helsinki
oct 2004 - jan 2005Eyes, Lies & Illusions A.o., Anthony McCallHayward Gallery,
London
sep 2004Expanded Cinema: Film as Spectacle, Event and Performance A.o., Anthony McCallHartware Medien Kunst Verein,
Dortmund
sep 2004Wavelengths A.o., Anthony McCallToronto International Film Festival,
Toronto
mar - may 20042004 Whitney Biennial A.o., Anthony McCallWhitney Museum of American Art,
New York
jul - aug 200251st Melbourne International Film Festival A.o., Anthony McCall51st Melbourne International Film Festival,
Melbourne
may 2002Shoot Shoot Shoot: The First Decade of the London Film-Makers A.o., Anthony McCallTate Modern,
London
2002Into the Light: The Projected Image in American Art 1964-1977 A.o., Anthony McCallThe Cleveland Museum,
Cleveland
oct 2001 - jan 2002Into the Light: The Projected Image in American Art 1964-1977 A.o., Anthony McCallWhitney Museum of American Art,
New York
aug - nov 2001Palomino A.o., Anthony McCallGalerie für zeitgenössische Kunst,
Leipzig
sep 1999 - feb 2000The American Century: Art & Culture 1900-2000 A.o., Anthony McCallWhitney Museum of American Art,
New York
nov 1994 - jan 1995L’Art et la Vie 1952-1994 A.o., Anthony McCallCentre Georges Pompidou,
Paris
1990Artists’ Films A.o., Anthony McCallAnthology Film Archives,
New York
apr 1985The Maximal Implications of the Minimal Line A.o., Anthony McCallThe Edith C. Blum Art Institute, Milton and Sally Avery Center for the Arts, The Bard College Center, Annandale-on-Hudson,
New York
1980Camere Incantate: Espansione dell’Immagine A.o., Anthony McCallCommune di Milano, Palazzo Reale,
Milan
jun 1978La Mano dell’Occhio A.o., Anthony McCallSalone Brunelleschiano dell’Instituto degli Innocenti,
Florence
1978Art and Cinema A.o., Anthony McCallVenice Biennial,
Venice
1978Préface A.o., Anthony McCallCentre d’Art Contemporain et Ecart,
Geneva
jun - oct 1977Documenta VI A.o., Anthony McCallDocumenta VI,
Kassel
1977Four and Seven: 26 Artists/26 Days A.o., Anthony McCallSan Francisco Art Institute,
San Francisco
1977Film als Film: 1910 bis heute A.o., Anthony McCallKölnischer Kunstverein,
Cologne
1977Plan & Space A.o., Anthony McCallAcademy of Fine Arts,
Ghent
feb - may 1976Arte Inglese Oggi 1960-76 A.o., Anthony McCallPalazzo Reale,
Milan
jan 1976The Festival of Expanded Cinema A.o., Anthony McCallInstitute of Contemporary Arts,
London
1976Where Are You Standing? A.o., Anthony McCallVenice Biennial,
Venice
1976International Forum of Avant-Garde Film A.o., Anthony McCall30th International Film Festival,
Edinburgh
sep - nov 1975Paris Biennial A.o., Anthony McCallParis Biennial,
Paris
mar - may 1975New Media I A.o., Anthony McCallMalmö Konsthall,
Malmö
feb 1975Festival of Independent British Cinema A.o., Anthony McCallArnolfini Gallery,
Bristol
1975Luminous Realities A.o., Anthony McCallWright State University Art Gallery,
Dayton, Ohio
1975Ideas A.o., Anthony McCallThe Idea Warehouse,
New York
- 1974Works: Words A.o., Anthony McCallThe Clocktower,
New York
- 1973Autumn Arts Festival A.o., Anthony McCallFylkingen Society for Contemporary Music and Arts,
Stockholm
aug - sep 1972A Survey of the Avant-Garde in Britain A.o., Anthony McCallGallery House,
London
- 1972Photography Into Art A.o., Anthony McCallCamden Art Center,
London
1972Súm at the Reykjavik Art Festival A.o., Anthony McCallReykjavik Art Festival,
Reykjavik