Torie Begg Biography

1962   BORN 30 APRIL, LONDON, UK

1980   RICHMOND ART COLLEGE, LONDON, UK

1984   THE CITY AND GUILDS OF LONDON ART
           SCHOOL, LONDON, UK

1987   CENTRAL SCHOOL OF ART, LONDON, UK

COLLECTIONS

1985   ONWARDS : SEVERAL PRIVATE, CORPORATE
           AND PUBLIC COLLECTIONS IN AUSTRIA,
           BELGIUM, FRANCE, GERMANY, ISRAEL, SOUTH
           KOREA, SWITZERLAND, UNITED KINGDOM AND
           UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

SELECTED SOLO & GROUP EXHIBITIONS
FROM JULY 1995


1995   GALERIE ALBRECHT / SUSANNE ALBRECHT -
           MUNICH, GERMANY, KÖLNISCHER KUNSTVEREIN
           - COLOGNE, GERMANY

           WITH: LILLIAN BALL, AKOS BIRKAS, KARL        
           BOHRMANN, THOMAS BÖING, LAWRENCE
           CARROLL, WALTER DAHN, STAN DOUGLAS,
           RUPPRECHT GEIGER, JARG GEISMAR, STEFFI
           HARTEL, CARSTEN HOLLER, ILYA KABAKOV, IMI
           KNOEBEL, UDO KOCH, EWA KULASEK,
           JONATHAN LASKER, ANN MANDELBAUM, FABIAN
           MARCACCIO, GERHARD MERZ, MAX HOHR
           CHRISTA NÄHER, MANFRED OTT, TOBIAS
           REHBERGER, THOMAS RENTMEISTER, CLAUDIA
           SCHINK, FRANCES SCHOLZ, ANDREAS SCHULZE,
           BEATE TERFLOTH, ULRICH TILLMANN, GÜNTER
           TUZINA, SIMON UNGERS, VADIM ZAKHAROV.
           SOLO - ART & PUBLIC / PIERRE HUBER -
           GENEVA, SWITZERLAND SOUTHAMPTON CITY
           ART GALLERY, UK

           WITH: CLEM CROSBY, IAN DAVENPORT, PETER
           DAVIS, ZEBADEE JONES, JASON MARTIN ART &
           PUBLIC / PIERRE HUBER - GENEVA,
           SWITZERLAND

           WITH: JOHN ARMLEDER, ON KAWARA, RICHARD  
           TUTTLE, PETER HALLEY, JOSEPH ALBERS,
           ROBERT RYMAN, CINDY SHERMAN, SYLVIE
           FLEURY, JEAN TINGUELY, HERBERT HAMAK,
           JOHN McCRACKEN, RUDOLF STINGLE, LILY VAN
           DER STOKKAR, NAN GOLDEN. GALERIJ S 65 -
           AALST, BELGIUM

           WITH: CLEM CROSBY, PETER DAVIS, ZEBADEE
           JONES, JASON MARTIN, THE LONDON INSTITUTE,
           C.C.A.D. - UK

           WITH: CLEM CROSBY, JASON MARTIN STEDELIJK
           MUSEUM - AALST, BELGIUM

           WITH: CLEM CROSBY, IAN DAVENPORT, PETER
           DAVIS, ZEBADEE JONES, JASON MARTIN


1996   ART & PUBLIC / PIERRE HUBER - GENEVA,
           SWITZERLAND

           WITH: JOSEPH ALBERS, JOHN ARMLEDER, NEIL
           CAMPBELL, ALAN CHARLTON, DAN FLAVIN,
           GÜNTHER FÖRG, MARCIA HAFIF, HERBERT
           HAMAK, PETER JOSEPH, IMI KNOEBEL, SOL
           LeWITT, JOHN McCRACKEN, OLIVIER MOSSET,
           ALAN UGLOW, GÜNTER UMBERG, DANIEL WALSH.
           SOLO - GALERIE ALBRECHT - MUNICH, GERMANY
           IN COLLABORATION WITH : GEROLD MILLER
           SOLO - GALERIE RENOS XIPPAS - PARIS, FRANCE
           LEEDS CITY ART GALLERY, UK

           WITH: PETER DAVIS, ZEBADEE JONES, SOLO -
           CANUS ART CONTEMPORAIN - COTE D’AZUR,
           FRANCE MARCHANDS D’ART/ GALERIE RENOS  
           XIPPAS - MARSEILLES, FRANCE SOLO -
           KUNSTBUNKER, TUMALKA, - MUNICH, GERMANY
           IN SITU - AALST, BELGIUM ‘OPEN DOOR’ - ART &
           PUBLIC / PIERRE HUBER - GENEVA, SWITZERLAND
           MUSEUM MODERNER KUNST STIFTUNG LUDWIG,
           VIENNA, AUSTRIA -ABSTRACT/REAL- (22
           NOVEMBER-12 JANUARY 1997)

          WITH: TXOMIN BADIOLA, LILIAN BALL, ALAIN     
          BALZAC, LOLLY BATTY, BP, PEDRO CABRITA REIS,
          TONY CARTER, HELEN CHADWICK, JORDI
          COLOMER, GRENVILLE DAVEY, NOËL DOLLA,
          HEINRICH DUNST, CHRISTIAN ECKART, MIKAEL
          FAGERLUND, DOMINIQUE FIGARELLA, ALEX
          HARTLEY, PELLO IRAZU, GYÖRGY JOVÁNOVICS,
          CLAY KETTER, JIRIÍ KOVANDA, BRIGITTE KOWANZ,
          BERTRAND LAVIER, MOTTI MIZRACHI, MIQUEL
          MONT, LILIANA MORO, MASATO NAKAMURA,
          JULIEN OPIE, PASCAL PINUAD, JUANME PLENSA,
          PATRICK RAYNUAD, WERNER REITERER, RUI
          SANCHES, CEDRIC TEISSEIRE, RICHARD
          WENTWORTH, RACHEL WHITEREAD, YUKINORI
          YANAGI, CHRISTINA ZURFLUH GALERIE ALBRECHT 
          / SUSANNE ALBRECHT - MUNICH, GERMANY
          S.I.A.F.O. SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - FOR THE VISION
          OF THE 21ST CENTURY-

          WITH: GILLES BARBIER, DOMINICO BIANCHI,
          RICHARD BILINGHAM, DAMIEN CABANES, MAURZIO
          CATTELAN, VINCENT CORPET, THOMAS DEMAND,
          GIANNI DESSI, ERICK DUYCKAERTS, NATHALIE
          ELEMENTO, MARK FRANCIS, MIICHEL FRANÇOIS,
          THOMAS GRUNFELD, MONA HATOUM, NICOLAS
          HERUBEL, STEPHAN HEPWORTH, FABRICE
          HYBERT, AXEL HUTTE, HENRIK P. JACOBSEN,
          SAVERIO LUCARIELLO

1997  MUSEE D’ART MODERNE, ST ETIENNE, FRANCE
           - ABSTRACTION/ABSTRACTIONS- CONDITIONAL
          GEOMETRIES -

          WITH: MARY HEILMAN, HELMUT FEDERELE,
          JONATHAN LASKER, STEPHEN ELLS, HELMUT
          DORNER, PIERRE-ANDRE FERRAND, STEPHEN
          WESTFALL, JUAN USLE, LUDGER GERDES,
          BERNARD PIFARETTI, CHRISTOPHE CUZIN, BRUNO
          ROUSSELOT, THOMAS STALDER, KATHARINA
          GROSSE, CALLUM INNES, MIQUEL MONT, MITJA
          TUSEK, SUSANNE PAESLER, DAVID URBAN
          SOLO - WATERTOREN, THEO VAN
          DOESBURGCENTRUM, VLISSINGEN, HOLLAND
          CENTRE D’ART CONTEMPORAIN LE QUARTIER -
          QUIMPER, FRANCE - “ABSTRAITS, 4 ARTISTS AU
          QUARTIER”

          WITH: MARTINA KLEIN, JUAN USLÉ, BRUNO
          ROUSSELOT SOLO - THÉÂTRE MUNICIPAL DE
          ROANNE - CENTRE DES ARTS CONTEMPORAIN,
          ROANNE, FRANCE


SELECTED TELEVISION BROADCASTS & FILMS

1996   CHANNEL THREE, BELGIUM - NEWS
           (JANUARY, 12 1996)
           CHANNEL ONE, BELGIUM - AFFECHE
           (JANUARY, 27 1996)
           CHANNEL TWO, BELGIUM - AFFECHE
           (JANUARY, 27 1996)
           POST HUMAN ll - CONTEMPORARY ART AND
           BEYOND - STRAWBERRY FILMS FOREVER

           WITH: JANINE ANTONI, JOHN ARMLADER,
           STEPHAN BALKENHOL, MATTHEW BARNEY,
           ASHLEY BICKERTON, TARA CHIEZO, CLEGG &
           GUTTMANN, WIM DELVOYE, SUZAN ETKIN, FISCHLI
           & WEISS, SYLIVIE FLEURY, ROBERT GOBER, FELIX
           GONZALEZ-TORRES, DAMIEN HIRST, MARTIN
           HONERT, MIKE KELLEY, KAREN KILIMNIK, MARTIN
           KIPPENBERGER, JEFF KOONS, GEORGE LAPPAS,
           CHRISTIAN MARCLAY, PAUL McCARTHY,
           YASUMASA MORIMURA, CADY NOLAND, DANIEL
           OATES, PRUITT & EARLY, CHARLES RAY, THOMAS
           RUFF, CINDY SHERMAN, KIKI SMITH, PIA
           STADTBÄUMER, MEYER VAISMAN.

1997   “L & M + BRICKS - TORIE BEGG” FILMMAKER:
           STRAWBERRY FILMS FOREVER,


SELECTED BOOKS & CATALOGUES

1989   “40 UNDER 40 THE NEW GENERATION IN BRITAIN” -
           ART & DESIGN PROFILE, UK

1995   “JAHRESGABEN” - KÖLNISCHER KUNSTVEREIN,
           GERMANY “REAL ART A NEW MODERNISM BRITISH
           REFLEXIVE PAINTERS IN THE 1990’S” PUBLISHED
           BY SOUTHAMPTON CITY ART GALLERY UK &
           LEEDS CITY ART GALLERY, UK “KUNST 95
           ZÜRICH”, SWITZERLAND “ART COLOGNE
           INTERNATIONAL KUNSTMARKT”, GERMANY

1996   “MARCHANDS D’ART”- GALERIE RENOS XIPPAS -
            MARSEILLES, FRANCE “ABSTRACT/REAL”
            MUSEUM MODERNER KUNST STIFTUNG LUDWIG,
            VIENNA, AUSTRIA

1997   “ABSTRACTION/ABSTRACTIONS-CONDITIONAL
           GEOMETRIES” MUSEE D’ART MODERNE, ST
           ETIENNE, FRANCE “L & M + BRICKS - TORIE BEGG” 
           - ZIPADEEDOODAH PUBLICATIONS (DUTCH,
           FRENCH, GERMAN & ENGLISH (MAY) “ABSTRAITS,
           4 ARTISTS AU QUARTIER – TORIE BEGG, MARTINA
           KLEIN, JUAN USLÉ, BRUNO ROUSSELOT” CENTRE
           D’ART CONTEMPORAIN LE QUARTIER - QUIMPER,
           FRANCE (JUNE)

1998   “TORIE BEGG ” - THÉÂTRE MUNICIPAL DE ROANNE
           - CENTRE DES ARTS CONTEMPORAIN, ROANNE, 
           FRANCE PUBLICATIONS (FRENCH & ENGLISH)


SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

1994   ART MONTHLY, UK - “ON PAINTING”
           (SEPTEMBER1994)
           ARTLINE INTERNATIONAL ARTNEWS, UK - “REAL
           ART A NEW MODERNISM BRITISH REFLEXIVE 
           PAINTERS IN THE 1990’S” (OCTOBER1994)

1995   ARTISTS NEWSLETTER, UK (APRIL) “UNDER THE
           INFLUENCE” ARTPRESS, FRANCE - “REAL ART A
           NEW MODERNISM BRITISH REFLEXIVE PAINTERS
           IN THE 1990’S” (MAY1995).
           KÖLNER STADT ANZEAGER, GERMANY
           (AUGUST 29, 1995)
           CONTEMPORARY ART, UK - “TORIE BEGG 
           APPARENTLY RED PAINTINGS” (WINTER VOL 3 #1)
           TECHNIKART, FRANCE - “REAL ART” 
           (OCTOBER1995)
           HAMPSHIRE THE COUNTY MAGAZINE, UK - “ART IN
           PROCESS” (OCTOBER)
           THE TIMES, UK - “AROUND THE GALLERIES”
           (OCTOBER 31, 1995)
           KRITIK, GERMANY - (ISSUE NUMBER 3, 1995 -
           PAGES 70 - 71)

1996   VOLKSKRANT AMSTERDAM - NETHERLANDS
           (JANUARY 3, 1995 - PAGE 14)
           FINANCIAL ECONOMISCHE TIMES, BELGIUM -  
           (JANUARY 8, 1995)
           LIBRE BELGIQUE, BELGIUM - “UN NOUVEAU
           MODERNISME” (JANUARY 151995)
           BLAAZUIT MAGAZINE FINANCIAL ECONOMISCHE
           TIMES, BELGIUM - (JANUARY) BURLINGTON
           MAGAZINE, UK - “RECENT PAINTINGS OF BRITISH
           ABSTRACTION” (JANUARY, 1996)
           LE SOIR, BELGIUM - “LA MÉMOIRE DE LA
           PEINTURE” (JANUARY 31, 1996 – PAGE 12)
           SUDDEUTSCHE ZEITUNG, GERMANY -
           (JANUARY 31, 1996)
           TECHNIKART, FRANCE - “TORIE BEGG”
           (FEBRUARY, 1996 ISSUE)
           ART ET CULTURE, BELGIUM -
           (FEBRUARY, 1996 ISSUE)
           DE MORGEN, BELGIUM - “HET HOE VAN HET
           SCHILDEREN” (FEBRUARY 5, 1996 – PAGE 12)
           ABENZEITUNG, GERMANY - (FEBRUARY 22, 1996)
           LES INROCKUPITIBLES, PARIS, FRANCE “TORIE
           BEGG” (MARCH 20, 1996 – PAGE 8)
           LIBÊRATION, PARIS, FRANCE “TORIE BEGG”
           (MARCH 29, 1996 - PAGE 37)
           ART MONTHLY, UK - “TORIE BEGG”
           (APRIL Nº 195 – PAGES 35 - 36)
           KERDOS, GREECE (APRIL 21, 1996)  
           “COMPARATIVE & CONCEPTUAL SYSTEM
           TORIE BEGG & JOHN McCRACKEN” CIMAL ARTE
           INTERNATIONAL, VALENCIA, SPAIN “REAL ART”
           (#46.1996) ARTS ANTIQUES AUCTIONS, BELGIUM -
           (SEPTEMBER, 1996)

1997   FLASH ART, TORIE BEGG (JANUARY, 1997)
           KUNST & CULTUUR PZC, NETHERLANDS - “TORIE
           BEGG - DE DIEPTE ZIEJE AAN DE RANDEN”  
           (MARCH, 1997)
           FLASH ART “ ABSTRACTION/ABSTRACTIONS
           GÉOMÉTRIES PROVISOIRES, (MAY, 1997)
           CONTEMPORARY VISUAL ART, UK - “PAINTING AS
           VIGILANCE ” (MAY, 1997)
           CONTEMPORARY VISUAL ART, UK - “TORIE BEGG -
           L&M+BRICKS ” (MAY, 1997)
           NEUE BILDENDE KUNST, GERMANY - “TORIE BEGG
           - REAL REFLEXIVITY OR ROMANTIC REFLECTION”
           (JULY, 1997)