Chronologie

1953
Born: Chicago, IL
1973
BA degree, University of Illinois, Chicago
1975
MFA degree, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL
1978
MA degree, Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, NY

Expositions

2012
Now Here is also Nowhere: Part I - Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
Same Same But Different - Galerie Bruno Bischofberger, Zurich
2011
Captured (A Portrait Show) - Heskin Contemporary, New York City, NY
Sentimental Education - Gavlak Gallery, Palm Beach, FL
The 80s Revisited. Sammlung Bischofberger II - Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Bielefeld
2010
25 Years / 25 Works, Wessel + O’Connor Fine Arts, Lambertville, NJ
2009
"Images & (re)présentations - The 1980s – Part 2", Magasin-Centre National d’art Contemporain de Grenoble, Grenoble, France
"Black Madonna", HP Garcia Gallery, New York, NY
"Rip-Off: Between Appropriation and the Appropriated", Armand Bartos Fine Art, New York, NY
2008
"Cancelled, Erased & Removed, A Group Show", Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, NY
"Who's Afraid of Jasper Johns?", Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York, NY
"The Hands of Art", SMAK Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Gent, Belgium
2006
"Radical NY! The Downtown show: the New York art scene, 1974-1984 and abstract expresionism: 1940-1960", Austin Museum of Art ( AMOA), Austin, TX
"The Downtown Show: The New York Art Scene, 1974–1984" The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburg, PA
"Chairs", Galerie Bruno Bischofberger, Zurich
Icons of the 21st Century", The Roger Smith Lab Gallery, New York, NY
"The Downtown Show: The New York Art Scene, 1974–1984", Grey Art Gallery, NYU, New York, NY
2005
"2005 Benefit Auction", White Columns, New York, NY
" Just do it! - Die Subversion der Zeichen von Marcel Duchamp bis Prada Meinhof", Lentos Kunstmuseum Linz, Linz, Austria
2004
"East Village USA", New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY
"Falskt & Äkta", Nationalmuseum, Stockholm, Denmark
2003
"The Real Thing" , Steven Wolf Fine Arts, San Francisco, CA
"On the Wall - Wallpaper and Tableau", The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, PA
"Special Project: Mike Bidlo," PS1, Long Island City, NY (solo)
2002
"Mike Bidlo: Not Picasso, Not Pollock, Not Warhol", Astrup Fearnley Museet for Moderne Kunst, Oslo, Norway (solo)
"Claude Rutault and Mike Bidlo - Painting and Painting", Bergen Kunstmuseum, Bergen, Norway
" Enough about me", Momenta Art, Brooklyn, NY
2000
"Mike Bidlo - Paolo Curti", Annamaria Gambuzzi & Co. Gallery, Milan, Italy
1999
"Omaggi Oltraggi", Claudia Gian Ferrari, Milan
"Apropos of Marcel Duchamp ", Curt Marcus Gallery, New York, NY
"Originale echt/falsch", Neues Museum Weserburg Bremen, Bremen, Germany
1998
"Think pink", La MaMa Gallery, New York, NY
"Mike Bidlo - The Fountain Drawings", Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
"René Magritte en de hedendaagse kunst", Museum Voor Moderne Kunst (PMMK), Belgium
1992
Bruno Bischofberger Gallery, Zurich (solo)
1992
"Pop & Artvertising", Museum van Bommel van Dam, Venlo, Netherlands
1991
"Facts and Rumours", Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam, Netherlands
1991
Sezon Museum, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
Saatchi Collection, London, UK (solo)
1990
Daniel Templon, Paris, France (solo)
1989
Grey Art Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1988
"Vraiment faux", Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Paris, France
1986
Nature Morte (Not Morandi) Wessel O'Connor Gallery, Rome, Italy

Publications

2002
Gunnar B. Kvaran. MIKE BIDLO. NOT Picasso, NOT Pollock, NOT Warhol. Oslo, Norway: Astrup Fearnley Museet for Moderne Kunst, 2002
1999
Bidlo, Mike. Mike Bidlo: The Fountain Drawings. Zurich, Switzerland, Galerie Bruno Bischofberger, 1999
1992
Naumann F., Masheck J., McEvilley T. Mike Bidlo: "Not Leger". Zurich, Switzerland, Galerie Bruno Bischofberger, 1992