biography of Rita MCBRIDE (1960)

Personal data


Birth : 1960 - Des Moines IA Iowa, United States
Sex : F
Nationality/Affiliation : United States

Address

New York NY New York, United States

Representatives

Alexander and Bonin Gallery – 132 Tenth Avenue – New York NY, United States


Education

1982 : Bard College (BA) – Studio Art Department Fisher Art Center – Annandale-on-Hudson NY, United States
1987 : California Institute of the Arts (MFA) – 24700 McBean Parkway – Valencia CA, United States

Professional data


Grants

2002

2002 : John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship – New York NY, United States
Awarded by : John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation – 90 Park Avenue – New York NY, United States


Artist in residence

1999

1999 : DAAD Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst Stipendium – Berlin, Germany
Awarded by : DAAD Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst – Markgrafenstrasse 37 – Berlin, Germany

1991

1991 : Rome Prize Fellowship in Visual Arts – Rome, Italy

Work


Categorie and medium


Sculpture-Volume : Bronze - Sculpture, wood
Photography :

Subject

architecture
urbanism

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

2004

Galerie des Multiples – Paris, France
12/09/2004 – 01/17/2005

Mai 36 Galerie – Zürich ZH, Switzerland
04/30/2004 – 06/05/2004

2002

Croissance générale
IAC Institut d’art contemporain – Villeurbanne, France
09/20/2002 – 01/12/2003

2001

472 New Positions
De Pont Stichting voor Hedendaagse Kunst / De Pont Foundation for Contemporary Art – Tilburg, Netherlands
2001

Machines
Mai 36 Galerie – Zürich ZH, Switzerland
2001

White Elephant and Albatrosses
Alexander and Bonin Gallery – New York NY, United States
04/21/2001 – 05/26/2001

2000

Workshow
Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden – Baden-Baden, Germany
2000

1999

Aloof and Incidental
Annemarie Verna Galerie – Zürich ZH, Switzerland
1999

1992

Parts
Des Moines Art Center – Des Moines IA, United States
1992

1990

Margo Leavin Gallery – Los Angeles CA, United States
1990

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

2007

FIAC Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporain
Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais – Paris, France
10/18/2007 – 10/22/2007
Represented by : Alfonso Artiaco – Corso N. Terracciano, 56 – Pozzuoli NA, Italy

2006

Frieze Art Fair
Regent’s Park – London, United Kingdom
10/12/2006 – 10/15/2006
Represented by : Mai 36 Galerie – Rämistrasse 37 – Zürich ZH, Switzerland

2004

Art 35 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/16/2004 – 06/21/2004
Represented by : Alexander and Bonin Gallery – 132 Tenth Avenue – New York NY, United States

2003

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/04/2003 – 12/07/2003
Represented by : Alexander and Bonin Gallery – 132 Tenth Avenue – New York NY, United States

Art Cologne, n° 37
Cologne, Germany
10/29/2003 – 11/02/2003
Represented by : Adamski Frehrking Wiesehöfer – Habsburgerring 28 – Cologne, Germany

Art 34 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/18/2003 – 06/23/2003
Represented by : Alexander and Bonin Gallery – 132 Tenth Avenue – New York NY, United States

Art Frankfurt – Die europäische Messe für junge Kunst, n°15
Frankfurt, Germany
04/27/2003 – 05/01/2003
Represented by : Site – Birkenstrasse 47 – Düsseldorf, Germany

ArtBrussels – 21st Contemporary Art Fair
Brussels Expo – Brussels, Belgium
04/04/2003 – 04/08/2003
Represented by : Adamski Frehrking Wiesehöfer – Habsburgerring 28 – Cologne, Germany

The Armory Show 2003
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
03/07/2003 – 03/10/2003
Represented by : Alexander and Bonin Gallery – 132 Tenth Avenue – New York NY, United States

2002

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/05/2002 – 12/08/2002
Represented by : Mai 36 Galerie – Rämistrasse 37 – Zürich ZH, Switzerland

Art Forum Berlin, n° 7
Messegelände Berlin / Exhibition Grounds Berlin – Berlin, Germany
09/26/2002 – 09/30/2002
Represented by : Mai 36 Galerie – Rämistrasse 37 – Zürich ZH, Switzerland

Art 33 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/12/2002 – 06/17/2002
Represented by : Alexander and Bonin Gallery – 132 Tenth Avenue – New York NY, United States

LISTE 02 – The Young Art Fair
Werkraum Warteck pp – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/11/2002 – 06/16/2002
Represented by : Adamski Frehrking Wiesehöfer – Habsburgerring 28 – Cologne, Germany

The Armory Show 2002
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
02/22/2002 – 02/25/2002
Represented by : Alexander and Bonin Gallery – 132 Tenth Avenue – New York NY, United States

2001

Art Basel Miami Beach: cancelled
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/13/2001 – 12/16/2001
Represented by : Mai 36 Galerie – Rämistrasse 37 – Zürich ZH, Switzerland

Art Forum Berlin, n° 6
Messegelände Berlin / Exhibition Grounds Berlin – Berlin, Germany
10/03/2001 – 10/07/2001
Represented by : Mai 36 Galerie – Rämistrasse 37 – Zürich ZH, Switzerland

Art 32 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/13/2001 – 06/18/2001
Represented by : Alexander and Bonin Gallery – 132 Tenth Avenue – New York NY, United States


Group exhibitions

2002

Sculpture
Alexander and Bonin Gallery – New York NY, United States
12/07/2002 – 01/18/2003

Taipei Biennial
Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
11/29/2002 – 03/02/2003

Something we talked about
Brooke Alexander – New York NY, United States
09/19/2002 – 11/23/2002

Willie Doherty, Paul Etienne Lincoln & Rita McBride
Alexander and Bonin Gallery – New York NY, United States
06/01/2002 – 07/26/2002

Artists imagine Architecture
ICA The Institute of Contemporary Art – Boston MA, United States
05/22/2002 – 09/02/2002

2000

Rita McBride
Neuer Aachener Kunstverein – Aachen, Germany
09/24/2000 – 11/19/2000

Bibliography (Selected)


On the artist


Periodicals

2002

BETHEMONT Hauviette – Rita Mac Bride urbanise les volumes
in: Petites Affiches Lyonnaises n° 606 p. 32
Lyon, France
21/09/2002-27/09/2002

Legals