Chronologie

1940
Born, Luton
1957 – 1959
Trained as a painter at Luton College of Technology and Art
1960 – 1961
Worked on the assembly line at Vauxhall Motors, Luton, for a period of fifteen months
1961
Moved to London
1965
Tutor at Maidstone School of Art
1966
First visit to New York
1993
The City of Luton commissioned Elephant for Luton

Expositions

2013
Clive Barker: Objects for Contemplation, Whitford Fine Art, London, UK (solo)
2013
Pop Art Design, Barbican Art Gallery, London, UK
2013
When Britain went Pop! British Pop Art: The Early Years, Christie's, London, UK
2013
Pop Imagery, Waddington Custot Galleries, London, UK
2011
Snap, Crackle and Pop, The Lightbox Gallery, Woking, UK
2010
Pop Protest: Art for and Anxious Age, Wolrehampton Art Gallery, Wolrehampton, UK
2008 – 2010
Unpopular Culture: Grayson Perry selects from the Arts Council Collection, touring exhibition, UK
2009
Clive Barker: Pop Now!, Whitford Fine Art, London
2008 – 2009
Supermarket Pop: Art & Consumerism, Wolverhampton Art Gallery
2008
Post-War to Pop, Whitford Fine Art, London
2008
Triptyque: Art Contemporain, Angers, France
2008
Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, London
2006
Galerie Markus Winter, Berlin (solo)
2006
Whitford Fine Art, London (solo)
2005
in ‘British Pop’, Museo de Bellas Artes de Bilbao, Bilbao
2004
Arte e Arte, Galleria d’Arte Moderna, Bologna (solo)
2004
Pop Art UK: British Pop Art 1956-1972, the Galleria Civica and the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Modena
2004
Art & the 60’s: This was Tomorrow, Tate Britain, London
2003
Whitford Fine Art, London, solo show to coincide with the publication of a catalogue raisonné.
2001
Pop Art: U.S./U.K. Connections 1956-1966, The Menil Collection, Houston
2000
Whitford Fine Art, London (solo)
1998
Modern British Art, Tate Gallery, Liverpool
1997
The Pop ‘60s: Transatlantic Crossing, Centro Cultural de Belem, Lisbon
1997
Pop Art, Norwich Castle Museum
1997
Les Sixties: Great Britain and France 1962-1973, The Utopian Years, Brighton Museum and Art Gallery
1995
Post-War to Pop, Whitford Fine Art, London
1993
The Sixties Art Scene in London, Barbican Art Gallery, London
1991
Pop Art, Royal Academy of Arts, London, Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid and Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal.
1987
Portrait drawings and sculptures, National Portrait Gallery, London
1986
Forty Years of Modern Art 1945-1985, Tate Gallery, London
1985
Boxes, Wolverhampton Art Gallery
1984
British Pop Art, Robert Fraser Gallery, London
1983
BlackWhite, Robert Fraser Gallery, London
1983
War Heads, Imperial War Museum, London
1981 – 1982
Retrospective exhibition at Sheffield City Art Galleries, touring Stoke, Eastbourne and Cheltenham.
1981
British Sculpture in the 20th Century, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
1978
Felicity Samuel Gallery, London
1977
British Artists of the 60’s, Tate Gallery, London
1974
Anthony d’Offay, London (solo)
1973
Baukunst-Galerie, Cologne
1971
Baukunst Galerie, Cologne
1970
British Sculpture out of the Sixties, ICA, London
1969
Young and Fantastic, ICA, London
1969
Hanover Gallery (solo)
1969
Pop Art, Hayward Gallery, London
1968
Robert Fraser Gallery, London (solo)
1968
Works from 1956 to 1967 by Clive Barker, Peter Blake, Richard Hamilton, Jann Haworth and Colin Self, Robert Fraser Gallery, London
1968
British Artists: 6 Painters, 6 Sculptors, an exhibition circulated by the Museum of Modern Art, New York
1967
Tribute to Robert Fraser, Robert Fraser Gallery
1967
Englische Kunst, Galerie Bruno Bischofberger, Zurich.
1966
New Idioms, Robert Fraser Gallery, London
1964
118 Show, Kasmin Gallery, London
1961
Young Contemporaries, RBA Galleries, London

Publications

An Jo FERMON and Marco LIVINGSTONE. Clive Barker. Sculpture. Catalogue raisonné 1958-2000. Milan, 2002.