Barbara Bloom

Born 1951 in Los Angeles, CA
Lives and works in New York, NY

Solo Exhibitions

  • Barbara Bloom
    Two Artists Books by Barbara Bloom with Susan Tallman
    Fleming Museum of Art, University of Vermont
    April 04—May 21, 2017
  • Barbara Bloom
    Framing Wall
    Museum of Modern Art, New York
    November 20—December 20, 2015
  • Barbara Bloom
    The French Diplomat's Office
    The Project Arts Centre, Dublin, Ireland
    May 09—June 28, 2014
  • Barbara Bloom
    As it Were ... So to speak: A Museum Collection in Dialogue with Barbara Bloom
    The Jewish Museum, New York
    March 15—August 04, 2013
  • Barbara Bloom
    Half-Full, Half-Empty
    Dia Art Foundation, web project
    June 26, 2008
  • Barbara Bloom
    The Collections of Barbara Bloom
    International Center of Photography, New York
    January 18—May 04, 2008
  • Barbara Bloom
    Palazzo delle Papesse, Siena, Italy
    2007
  • Barbara Bloom
    The Collections of Barbara Bloom
    ZKM Museum of Art, Karlsruhe, Germany
    2006
  • Barbara Bloom
    The Collections of Barbara Bloom
    Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin
    2006
  • Barbara Bloom
    The Gaze, 1985-1992
    The Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY
    August 06—September 17, 2000
  • Barbara Bloom
    Pictures from the Floating World
    Leo Castlli Gallery, New York
    May 30—July 01, 1995
  • Barbara Bloom
    Never Odd or Even
    Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA
    1992
  • Barbara Bloom
    The Tip of the Iceberg
    Jay Gorney Modern Art, New York
    1991
  • Barbara Bloom
    Signate, Signa, Temere Me Tangis Et Angis
    Kunstverein München, Munich, Germany
    1991
  • Barbara Bloom
    The Reign of Narcissism
    Serpentine Gallery, London
    August 01—September 09, 1990
  • Barbara Bloom
    The Reign of Narcissism
    Kunsthalle Zürich, Switzerland
    March 31—May 27, 1990
  • Barbara Bloom
    The Reign of Narcissism
    Württembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart, Germany
    1990
  • Barbara Bloom
    The Reign of Narcissism
    Jay Gorney Modern Art, New York
    1989
  • Barbara Bloom
    The Seven Deadly Sins
    Gemeente Museum, Den Haag, The Netherlands
    1987
  • Barbara Bloom
    The Gaze
    Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    1985
  • Barbara Bloom
    The Diamond Lane
    Museum Boymans van Beuningen, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    1980

Group Exhibitions

  • Picture Industry
    Barbara Bloom
    Curated by Walead Beshty
    Hessel Museum of Art at the Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, Annandale-On-Hudson, NY
    June 24—December 15, 2017
  • De Toi à la surface / Surfaces of you
    Barbara Bloom
    curated by François Aubart
    Frac de Ile-de-France, Le Plateau, Paris
    January 21—April 10, 2016
  • Individual Stories: Collecting as Portrait and Methology
    Barbara Bloom
    Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna Austria
    June 26—October 11, 2015
  • Nirvana. Les étranges formes du plaisir
    Barbara Bloom
    MUDAC Musée de design et d'arts appliqués contemporains, Lausanne
    October 29, 2014—April 26, 2015
  • Global Positioning Systems
    Barbara Bloom
    Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM), Miami, FL
    August 19, 2014—August 15, 2015
  • The St. Petersburg Paradox
    Barbara Bloom
    The Swiss Institute
    May 28—August 17, 2014
  • La disparation des lucioles (The disappearance of the fireflies)
    Barbara Bloom
    Collection Lambert
    Sainte-Anne Prison, Avignon, France
    May 18—November 25, 2014
  • Physical & Virtual Bodies
    Barbara Bloom
    Museum voor Moderne Kunst Arnhem, The Netherlands
    February 15—April 21, 2013
  • Brute
    Barbara Bloom
    Carpenter Center for Visual Art, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
    February 14—April 07, 2013
  • The Artists' Postcard Show
    Barbara Bloom
    Spike Island, Bristol, United Kingdom
    April 06—June 17, 2012
  • Art: The Language of Less
    Barbara Bloom
    Castellani Art Museum
    February 12—July 24, 2012
  • GLASSTRESS 2011
    Barbara Bloom
    Palazzo Cavalli Franchetti, Venice, Italy
    2011
  • Making Histories: Changing Views of the Collection
    Barbara Bloom
    temporary stedelijk 2, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
    2011
  • Books on Books
    Barbara Bloom
    Swiss Institute, NY
    2011
  • Atlas. How to Carry the World on One's Back?
    Barbara Bloom
    ZKM Museum für Neue Kunst, Karlsruhe; Deichtorhallen, Hamburg
    2011
  • The Deconstructive Impulse: Women Artists Reconfigure the Signs of Power, 1973-1991
    Barbara Bloom
    Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY; Nasher Museum of Art, Durham, NC; Contemporary Art Museum, Houston, TX
    January 15—December 31, 2011
  • The Pictures Generation, 1974-1984
    Barbara Bloom
    The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
    April 21—August 02, 2009
  • TRESSPASSING
    Houses X Artists [Part 1]
    Barbara Bloom
    MAK: The Museum of Applied Arts / Contemporary Art, Vienna, Austria
    January 29—April 13, 2003
  • Just Past: The Contemporary In MOCA's Permanent Collection 1975-96
    Barbara Bloom
    Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
    September 29, 1996—January 19, 1997

News

  • Barbara Bloom
    Le scoperte di Independent e Adaa a New York
    Il Sole 24 Ore
    by Sara Dolfi Agostini
    March 05, 2017
  • Barbara Bloom
    Best Booths from Independent New York 2017
    Blouin Artinfo
    By Taylor Dafoe
    March 04, 2017
  • Barbara Bloom
    Independent fair delivers on diversity and quality with early sales
    The Art Newspaper
    by Dan Duray
    March 03, 2017
  • Barbara Bloom
    Is Independent the Best Art Fair in New York?
    Observer
    by Guelda Voien
    March 03, 2017
  • Barbara Bloom
    What to See at New York's Art Fairs This Week
    The New York Times
    by Jason Farago and Martha Schwendener
    March 02, 2017
  • Barbara Bloom
    10 Picks from Independent New York 2017
    Interview Magazine
    by Cedar Pasori
    March 02, 2017
  • Barbara Bloom
    Independent New York 2017: Kitchen Sinks Welcome
    Arcade Project
    Audra Lambert
    March 02, 2017
  • Barbara Bloom
    The Women Artists Taking Over Armory Week 2017
    W Magazine
    by Stephanie Eckardt
    March 01, 2017
  • Barbara Bloom
    Independent New York 2017: Kitchen Sinks Welcome
    Arcade Project
    by Audra Lambert
    March 2017
  • Barbara Bloom
    Preview Independent New York 2017
    ArtNews
    by Maximilíano Durón
    February 28, 2017
  • Barbara Bloom
    The Atmospheric Pressure in “Reading” Barbara Bloom
    Mitch Speed
    January 06, 2017
  • Barbara Bloom
    David Lewis Gallery Now Represents Barbara Bloom
    ArtNews
    by Alex Greenberger
    November 21, 2016
  • Barbara Bloom
    Barbara Bloom, Raffaella Cortese, Milan, Italy
    Frieze
    by Barbara Casavecchia
    July 01, 2016
  • Barbara Bloom
    New exhibitions at MoMA worth visiting
    Washington Square News
    by Tony Schwab
    December 03, 2015
  • Barbara Bloom
    Vague "Nouvelle Vague"
    all that glitters is not gold.org
    June 22, 2014
  • Barbara Bloom
    Artsdesk Roundup: Barbara Bloom, Eva Rothschild, RHA
    Totally Dublin
    May 15, 2014
  • Barbara Bloom
    Propaganda für die Wirklichkeit / Propaganda for Reality
    curated by Dr. Stefanie Kreuzer
    Museum Morsbroich, Leverkusen, Germany
    February 02—May 04, 2014
  • Barbara Bloom
    Barbara Bloom: The Jewish Museum
    ARTFORUM
    by Lauren O'Neill-Butler
    October 01, 2013
  • Barbara Bloom
    'As It Were ... So to Speak: A Museum Collection in Dialogue With Barbara Bloom' at the Jewish Museum
    GalleristNY
    by Maika Pollack
    April 23, 2013
  • Barbara Bloom
    Barbara Bloom at The Jewish Museum
    Performa Magazine
    by Liz Moy
    April 01, 2013
  • Barbara Bloom
    As It Were ... So To Speak: A Museum Collection in Dialogue with Barbara Bloom
    The New Yorker, Goings on About Town: Art
    March 30, 2013
  • Barbara Bloom
    She Makes Objects Speak, and They Won't Stop Arguing
    The New York Times
    by Karen Rosenberg
    March 21, 2013
  • Barbara Bloom
    Speak, Memory, Kvetch
    The New York Times
    Julie Lasky
    March 13, 2013
  • Barbara Bloom
    A Museum Broadens Its Identity
    The New York Times
    by Allan Kozinn
    February 12, 2013
  • Barbara Bloom
    Freud's Cigar Box Goes on View at the Jewish Museum
    GalleristNY
    by Michael H. Miller
    January 24, 2013
  • Barbara Bloom
    "Glasstress New York: New Art from the Venice Biennales" Presents The Spirit Of A Challenging New Medium
    Huffpost Arts & Culture
    February 28, 2012
  • Barbara Bloom
    Artist Project: Barbara Bloom
    Frieze
    by Susan Tallman
    April 01, 2011
  • Barbara Bloom
    The Presence of Presents
    DERZEIT / Fashion Week Berlin Daily
    by Rachel Blatt
    August 07, 2010
  • Barbara Bloom
    Barbara Bloom, "Present"
    Time Out New York
    by Claire Barliant
    June 24, 2010
  • Barbara Bloom
    Barbara Bloom
    New Yorker
    June 07, 2010
  • Barbara Bloom
    Barbara Bloom
    ARTINFO
    by Andrew Russeth
    June 03, 2010
  • Barbara Bloom
    Rush Week
    ARTFORUM
    by Linda Yablonsky
    May 11, 2010
  • Barbara Bloom
    EVR DJ Oskar Mann hosts NYC art party, Saturday evening, May 8
    EVR
    May 08, 2010
  • Barbara Bloom
    Galleries Being Galleries, but More So
    The New York Times
    by Roberta Smith
    May 06, 2010
  • Barbara Bloom
    Mise en Scene
    Art Review
    by Chris Sharp
    March 01, 2010
  • Barbara Bloom
    At the Met, Baby Boomers Leap Onstage
    The New York Times
    by Holland Cotter
    April 23, 2009
  • Barbara Bloom
    Photo Play: The Social Life of the Pictures Generation
    Art in America
    by Linda Yablonsky
    April 03, 2009
  • Barbara Bloom
    'The Collections of Barbara Bloom', Martin Gropius Bau Museum, Berlin
    Afterall
    by Antonia von Schoening
    January 22, 2009
  • Barbara Bloom
    Personal Effects, A chronologically scrambled exhibition of Barbara Bloom's work evokes an estate auction -- and an identity whose elusiveness only increases with exposure
    Art in America
    by Nancy Princenthal
    November 01, 2008
  • Barbara Bloom
    Installing an Identity
    The Wall Street Journal
    by J.S. Marcus
    October 31, 2008
  • Barbara Bloom
    Curator's Voice: Barbara Bloom on Barbara Bloom
    ARTINFO
    by Kris Wilton
    March 27, 2008
  • Barbara Bloom
    POSSESSED: Softly Treading Between Taste and Art
    The New York Times
    by David Colman
    March 16, 2008
  • Barbara Bloom
    International Center of Photography
    The New Yorker
    March 10, 2008
  • Barbara Bloom
    A Portrait of the Artist, in Bits and Pieces
    The New York Times
    by Ken Johnson
    February 08, 2008
  • Barbara Bloom
    Barbara Bloom at Tracy Williams
    Art in America
    by Edward Leffingwell
    December 2007
  • Barbara Bloom
    Barbara Bloom at Tracy Williams, LTD.
    ARTFORUM
    Johanna Burton
    September 2007
  • Barbara Bloom
    Barbara Bloom "Takes One to Know One"
    The New York Times
    by Roberta Smith
    June 15, 2007
  • Barbara Bloom
    Barbara Bloom "Takes One to Know One"
    TimeOut NY
    by Joshua Mack
    June 14, 2007
  • Barbara Bloom
    The Minute
    artnet
    by Abraham Orden
    June 07, 2007
  • Barbara Bloom
    Best in Show: Between Vermeer and the Lightning Rod
    The Village Voice
    by R.C. Baker
    April 23, 2007
  • Barbara Bloom
    ART/ARCHITECTURE; A Glimpse Through the Walls of Privacy
    The New York Times
    by Linda Yablonsky
    May 06, 2001
  • Barbara Bloom
    Barbara Bloom 'Broken'
    The New York Times, Art in Review
    by Ken Johnson
    April 18, 2001
  • Barbara Bloom
    Art Review: Barbara Bloom, The Gaze
    TimeOut NY
    by Peter Nagy
    August 31, 2000
  • Barbara Bloom
    ART REVIEW; Art Rediscovers a Home on the Upper East Side
    The New York Times
    by Roberta Smith
    April 30, 1999
  • Barbara Bloom
    Barbara Bloom - 'The French Diplomat's Office'
    The New York Times
    by Grace Glueck
    April 09, 1999
  • Barbara Bloom
    Barbara Bloom
    BOMB No. 54
    by Kiki Smith
    1996
  • Barbara Bloom
    Bloom's 'Floating World' of Fluid, Intrusive Detail
    The Los Angeles Times
    by Susan Kandel
    December 14, 1995
  • Barbara Bloom
    Footbirdge to a New Dimension
    Los Angeles Times CALENDAR
    by Kristine McKenna
    December 10, 1995
  • Barbara Bloom
    Private and public -- Barbara Bloom's latest installation of art
    Art in America
    by Susan Tallman
    September 1995
  • Barbara Bloom
    Barbara Bloom - 'Pictures from the Floating World'
    The New York Times
    by Holland Cotter
    June 30, 1995
  • Barbara Bloom
    Barbara Bloom - 'Pictures from the Floating World'
    The New York Times
    by Holland Cotter
    June 30, 1995
  • Barbara Bloom
    Barbara Bloom: A Collection
    Grand Street
    by Howard Halle
    1993
  • Barbara Bloom
    Barbara Bloom and Her Art of Entertainment
    David Riminelli
    October 1989
  • Barbara Bloom
    Esprit de L'Escalier: Prints by Barbara Bloom
    Art in Print
    by Susan Tallman
    May 16, 1988

Publications

  • Barbara Bloom
    As it were...So to speak: A Museum Collection in Dialogue with Barbara Bloom
    The Jewish Museum, New York
    2013
  • Barbara Bloom
    John Baldessari/Barbara Bloom: Between Artists
    A.R.T. Press, New York
    2010
  • Barbara Bloom
    The Collections Of Barbara Bloom
    Steidl International Center of Photography, New York
    2008
  • Barbara Bloom
    Flash Cards
    The Renaissance Society, Chicago
    2003
  • Barbara Bloom
    Revised Evidence: Vladimir Nabokov's Collection of Inscriptions, Annotations, Corrections, and Butterfly Descriptions
    Barbara Bloom
    Glenn Horowitz, New York
    1999
  • Barbara Bloom
    Soundtrack to The French Diplomat's Office
    Barbara Bloom and Christian Marclay
    Peter Blum Edition, New York
    1999
  • Barbara Bloom
    The Collections of Barbara Bloom
    Donna De Salvo and Barbara Bloom
    Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus
    1998
  • Barbara Bloom
    Pictures From The Floating World
    Susan Tallman
    A.G.D. LIBROS, Bilbao
    1998
  • Barbara Bloom
    The Passions of Natasha, Nokiko, Nicole, Nanette and Norma
    Barbara Bloom and Shelley Hirsch
    Cantz Verlag, Stuttgart
    1993
  • Barbara Bloom
    Never Odd or Even
    Verlad Silke Schreiber, Munich
    1991
  • Barbara Bloom
    The Reign of Narcissism
    Wurtembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart; The Serpentine Gallery, London; Kunsthalle Zürich, Zürich
    1990
  • Barbara Bloom
    Ghost Writer
    Künstlerprogramm des DAAD
    1988
  • Barbara Bloom
    Esprit De L'escalier
    Hallwalls, Buffalo
    1988