Chronik

1938
Born in Boulogne-Billancourt, France.
1965
Grand Prix at the Paris Biennale, Paris, FRANCE
1965
Prix Lefranc de la Jeune Peinture (prize for young painters), FRANCE
1986
Golden Lion for best pavilion at the 42nd Biennale in Venice, ITALY
1990
Living Treasure prize bestowed by NEW ZEALAND
1991
International Award for Best Artist, The Bad Wurtemberg Land, Stuttgart, GERMANY
1994
Prize for finest parking lot in Europe received in Budapest, HUNGARY

Ausstellungen

2014
Daniel Buren Exhibitions in 2014:

Catch as catch can: works in situ, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, UK (solo exhibition)
Défini, fini, infini: Travaux in situ, MAMO, Cité Radieuse, Marseille, FRANCE
Biennale of Painting, Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Deurle, BELGIUM
Comme un jeu d’enfant/Like Child’s Play, works in situ, Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Strasbourg, FRANCE
Lavori Luminosi, Galleria Massimo Minini, Brescia, ITALY
De un patio a otro -trabajos in situ, Cabañas Institute, Guadalajara, MEXICO
2013
Daniel Buren Exhibitions in 2013:

ELECTRICITY PAPER VINYL. Works in situ & situated works from 1968-2012, New York, New York, USA
Bortolami Gallery, New York, New York, USA
Petzel Gallery, New York, New York, USA
2012
Daniel Buren Exhibitions in 2012:

Architectural Dispositions, Thomas Solomon Gallery, Los Angeles, California, USA
Monumenta at the Grand Palais, Paris, FRANCE
Lux Perpetua, Kamel Mennour Galerie, Paris, FRANCE
2011
Daniel Buren Exhibitions in 2011:

Allegro Vivace, Staatliche Kunsthalle, Baden-Baden, GERMANY
Echos, travail in situ, at the Centre Pompidou-Metz, FRANCE (solo exhibition)
Revealed: Turner Contemporary Opens, Margate, ENGLAND
2010
Daniel Buren Exhibitions in 2010:

Daniel Buren, Westwind Arbeiten Situes, Buchmann Galerie, Berlin, GERMANY (solo exhibition)
Bilder uber Bilder, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung, MUMOK, Vienna, AUSTRIA
In between Minimalisms–Play van Abbe, Part 2: Time Machines, Stedelijk vanAbbemuseum, Eindhoven, NETHERLANDS
Daniel Buren, MUDAM, LUXEMBOURG (solo exhibition)
Malerei: Prozess und Wxpansion, MUMOK, Vienna, AUSTRIA
Multiplications Work in Situ for a Synagogue, Synagogue Stommeln, Pulheim, GERMANY
2009
Daniel Buren Exhibitions in 2009:

A mancha humana / the human stain, CGAC-Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela, SPAIN
Constanti del classico nell'arte del XX e XXI secolo, Fondazione Puglisi Cosentino - Palazzo Valle, Catania, ITALY
Daniel Buren-Artists Books, Fundacao Serralves, Porto, PORTUGAL (solo exhibition)
Voir Double, travail in situ, Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, BELGIUM
Transmutation, travail in situ, in “Arte in memoria 5”, Sinagoga di Ostia Antica, Ostia, Rome, ITALY
Vide ou Plein? Work in situ for two spaces, Art Dubai, Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE
Le Vent souffle où il veut, Beaufort 03 -The Triennial of Contemporary Art by the Sea, Ostende, BELGIUM
Arte Povera bis Mininal, Museum Wiesbaden, Wiesbaden, GERMANY
Les Anneaux, Estuarie 2009, Ile de Nantes, FRANCE
Daniel Buren, Neues Museum, Staatliches Museum für Kunst und Design in Nürnberg, Nuremberg, GERMANY (solo exhibition)
25 Obras, 17 Artistas, 4 Relatos, Centre d'Art la Panera, Lérida, SPAIN
Just What It is, ZKM, Karlsruhe, GERMANY
Play Van Abbe, Part 1: The game and the players, Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, NETHERLANDS
2007
Daniel Buren Exhibitions in 2007:

Curator of L’emprise du lieu, joint exhibition at Domaine Pommery, Reims, FRANCE
Venice Biennale, Venice, ITALY
2006
Daniel Buren Exhibitions in 2006:

MOMA, Oxford, UK (solo exhibition)
2004 – 2006
Daniel Buren Exhibitions from 2004-2006:

Six exhibitions in Beijing, Jinan, Hangzhu, and Tianjin, CHINA
2005
Daniel Buren Exhibitions in 2005:

The eye of the storm, the Guggenheim Museum, New York, New York, USA (solo exhibition)
the International Triennale of Contemporary Art, Yokohama, JAPAN
2003
Daniel Buren Exhibitions in 2003:

Transitions : works in situ, the Municipal Museum of Art, Toyota, JAPAN (solo exhibition)
Venice Biennale, Venice, ITALY
2002
Daniel Buren Exhibitions in 2002:

Le Musée qui n’existait pas ("The museum that didn't exist”), the Pompidou Center in Paris, FRANCE (solo exhibition)
1997
Daniel Buren Exhibitions in 1997:

Venice Biennale, Venice, ITALY
1996
Daniel Buren Exhibitions in 1996:

Transparence de la lumière, solo exhibition at the Mito Art Tower, Mito, JAPAN (solo exhibition)25 Porticoes: la couleur et ses reflets ("color and its reflections"), Odaiba Bay, Tokyo, JAPAN
1994
Daniel Buren Exhibitions in 1994:

Déplacement-Jaillissement : d’une fontaine les autres, Place des Terreaux, Lyon, FRANCE
Sens dessus-dessous, travail in situ et en movement ("work in situ and in motion") commissioned by Lyon Parc Auto for the Celestins parking lot in Lyon, FRANCE
1993
Daniel Buren Exhibitions in 1993:

Venice Biennale, Venice, ITALY
1992
Daniel Buren Exhibitions in 1992:

Grand Prix National de Peinture, Paris, FRANCE
1989
Daniel Buren Exhibitions in 1989:

Touko Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, JAPAN (solo exhibition)
the ICA in Nagoya, JAPAN (solo exhibition)
1986
Daniel Buren Exhibitions in 1986:

Les deux plateaux, sculpture in situ, public commission for the Central Court of the Palais Royal in Paris, FRANCE
Venice Biennale, Venice, ITALY
1984
Daniel Buren Exhibitions in 1984:

Venice Biennale, Venice, ITALY
1982
Daniel Buren Exhibitions in 1982:

Documenta, Kassel, GERMANY
1980
Daniel Buren Exhibitions in 1980:

Venice Biennale, Venice, ITALY
1978
Daniel Buren Exhibitions in 1978:

Venice Biennale, Venice, ITALY
1977
Daniel Buren Exhibitions in 1977:

Documenta, Kassel, GERMANY

Literatur

2012
Monumenta 2012, The Centre national des arts plastiques and the Réunion des musées nationaux - Grand Palais, Paris, France