Barbara Bloom, "The Tip of the Iceberg" Installation view, (detail), Art Basel | Unlimited, Basel, curated by Gianni Jetzer, Switzerland, 2018

Installation view, Barbara Bloom, “Works on Paper, On Paper,” Capitain Petzel, Berlin, Germany, 2020

Installation view, Barbara Bloom, “Works on Paper, On Paper,” Capitain Petzel, Berlin, Germany, 2020

Barbara Bloom, "The Reign of Narcissism,” 1988-1989; Installation view, Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), Los Angeles, CA, 2018

Barbara Bloom, “Planned Abandon” (1981) Installation view: Brand New: Art and Commodity in the 1980’s, curated by Gianni Jetzer, The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C., 2018. Collection of The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden.

Barbara Bloom, "Travel Posters (Open 24 Hours)", 1981. Archival digital print. 30 x 24 inches, 76.2 x 61 cm, Edition of 10. BB005.3

Barbara Bloom, "Travel Posters (English Spoken)", 1981. Archival digital print. 30 x 24 inches, 76.2 x 61 cm, Edition of 10. BB033.4

Barbara Bloom, "Travel Posters," Installation view, David Lewis, Independent Art Fair, 2016

Barbara Bloom, “Behind the Screen,” 2018, Painted MDF, framed archival digital print. Sculpture Dimensions: 73 x 88 x 24 inches, 185.4 x 223.5 x 61 cm. Frame Dimensions: 14 x 28 inches, 35.6 x 71.1 cm. Installation dimensions variable, BB089

Barbara Bloom, "THE RENDERING (H X W X D =)", Installation view, Allen Memorial Art Museum, Commissioned by FRONT International: Cleveland Triennial for Contemporary Art, July 14–December 16, 2018, Photography by Field Studio

Barbara Bloom, "THE RENDERING (H X W X D =)", Installation view, Allen Memorial Art Museum, Commissioned by FRONT International: Cleveland Triennial for Contemporary Art, July 14–December 16, 2018, Photography by Field Studio

Barbara Bloom, "Bridge from THE RENDERING (H X W X D =)," 2018, Painted MDF, Dimensions: 20 1/2 x 136 x 4 1/2 inches, 52.1 x 345.4 x 11.4 cm; Installation view, Allen Memorial Art Museum, Commissioned by FRONT International: Cleveland Triennial for Contemporary Art, July 14–December 16, 2018, Photography by Field Studio.

Barbara Bloom, "Vanity Mirror III (Edwardian)," 1989, Two photo-etched mirrors, wooden frames with brass fittings, Dimensions: 28.3 x 59 x 7.9 inches, 72 x 120 x 20 cm, BB063

Barbara Bloom, “Mirror Mirror 2,“ 1989, Chromogenic print and mirror, Framed Dimensions (each): 42 1/2 x 34 1/2 inches, 108 x 87.6 cm, BB090

Barbara Bloom, "Mirror Mirror 6," 1989, Chromogenic print and mirror. Framed dimensions (each): 42 1/2 x 34 1/2 inches, 108 x 87.6 cm, BB091

Barbara Bloom, "A Picture, A Thousand Words," Installation view, David Lewis, New York, 2017

Barbara Bloom, "Vanity," 2017, Vanity Mirror and lighting, mirrored vanity table, photograph etched small vanity mirror, digital archival photograph, and movie scripts. Overall: 72 1/2 x 42 1/2 x 19 inches, 184.15 x 107.95 x 48.26 cm. Table Height: 31 1/2 inches, 80 cm, BB047

Barbara Bloom, "Vanity" (detail), 2017, Vanity Mirror and lighting, mirrored vanity table, photograph etched small vanity mirror, digital archival photograph, and movie scripts. Overall: 72 1/2 x 42 1/2 x 19 inches, 184.15 x 107.95 cm, Table Height: 31 1/2 inches, 80 cm, BB047

Barbara Bloom, "The Ideal Home", 2017, Faux bookshelf/dollhouse, framed archival digital photograph, faux staircase, two books Bookcase: 88 3/4 x 81 x 5 inches, 225.4 x 205.7 x 12.7 cm. Photos left to right: 20 1/2 x 26 3/4 inches, 52.1 x 67.9 cm, 26 3/4 x 20 3/4 inches, 67.9 x 52.1 cm, 26 3/4 x 20 3/4 inches, 67.9 x 52.1 cm, Staircase: 28 1/5 x 43 x 11 inches, 71.6 x 109.2 x 27.9 cm. Installation dimensions variable, BB048

Barbara Bloom, "The Ideal Home" (detail), 2017, Faux bookshelf/dollhouse, framed archival digital photograph, faux staircase, two books Bookcase: 88 3/4 x 81 x 5 inches, 225.4 x 205.7 x 12.7 cm. Installation dimensions variable, BB048

Barbara Bloom, "Mrs. and Mr. V.N.," 2017, Digital wallpaper, framed mirror, elongated card table, vintage Royal portable typewriter, digital archival photograph, Frame: 20 x 24 inches, 50.8 x 24 cm, Table: 31 x 30 1/2 x 59 1/2 inches, 78.7 x 77.5 x 151.1 cm, Wallpaper Installation dimensions variable, BB050

Barbara Bloom, "Mrs. and Mr. V.N." (detail), 2017, Digital wallpaper, framed mirror, elongated card table, vintage Royal portable typewriter, digital archival photograph, Frame: 20 x 24 inches, 50.8 x 24 cm, Table: 31 x 30 1/2 x 59 1/2 inches, 78.7 x 77.5 x 151.1 cm, Wallpaper Installation dimensions variable, BB050

Barbara Bloom, "Sisters in Crime," 2017, Framed digital archival photographs and mirrors, Each: 28 x 20 inches, 71.1 x 50.8 cm, Edition of 2, BB045

Barbara Bloom, "The Weather" Installation view, Capitain Petzel, Berlin, 2016

Barbara Bloom, "It rained for four years, eleven months, and two days. (Marquez)," 2015, Hand tufted woollen carpet with carved Braille text, Dimensions: 108 x 72 inches, 274.3 x 182.9 cm, BB085

Barbara Bloom, "The wind has its reasons. (Murakami)," 2015, Hand tufted woollen carpet with carved Braille text, Dimensions: 108 x 72 inches, 274.3 x 182.9 cm, BB083

Barbara Bloom, "Barbara Bloom: Framing Wall," Installation view, Museum of Modern Art, New York, 2015

Barbara Bloom, "As it were … So to Speak: A Museum Collection in Dialogue with Barbara Bloom," Installation view, Jewish Museum, New York, NY 2013

Barbara Bloom, "As it were … So to Speak: A Museum Collection in Dialogue with Barbara Bloom," Installation view, Jewish Museum, New York, NY, 2013

Barbara Bloom, "Steinway Piano Carpet," 2010, Wool rug, 90 x 72 inches, 228.6 x 182.9 cm, Edition of 15, BB010.3

Barbara Bloom, "Song of the Waves, 2008, Archival digital print and music stand, Framed Dimensions: 24 x 30 inches, 61 x 76.2 cm, Edition of 3, BB023.1

Barbara Bloom, "Balance (Purple Head Stack)," 2001, Iris print in colored matte with broken glass embedded in Plexiglas, Framed Dimensions: 41 1/8 x 31 1/8 x 2 inches,104.5 x 79.1 x 5.1 cm, Edition of 3, BB058.3

Barbara Bloom “Balance #7 (Girl Acrobat),” 2001, Iris print in colored matte with broken glass embedded in Plexiglas, Framed Dimensions: 41 1/8 x 31 1/8 x 2 inches, 104.5 x 79.1 x 5.1 cm, Edition of 3, with 2AP BB060

Barbara Bloom, “Broken (Hex Vase),” 2001, Broken celadon objects, repaired with gold, box wrapped in computer generated paper Framed X-ray of the object (with back lighting) Frame: 16 3/4 x 12 3/4 x 1 1/2 inches, 42.5 x 32.4 x 3.8 cm Ceramic: 5 1/4 x 6 1/4 x 6 1/4 inches, 13.3 x 15.9 x15.9 cm Gift box: 12 1/2 x 8 1/2 x 7 inches, 31.8 x 21.6 x 17.8 cm

Barbara Bloom, "Works for the Blind," (1988), Offset lithograph with braille embossing, Dimensions, (each): 33 1/8 x 25 1/8 inches, 84.1 x 63.8 cm, BB092

Barbara Bloom, "Golden is a surface color (Works for the Blind series)," (1988), Offset lithograph and gold leaf with braille embossing, 32 x 24 inches, 81.3 x 61 cm, BB032

Barbara Bloom, "Safe", 1999, Framed digital print hinged onto wall; wall safe mounted into wall, 19 x 23 inches, 48.3 x 58.4 cm, Edition of 15

Barbara Bloom, "Thank You bbbbrrrruuuuuuucccccceeeee (detail)", 2010, Wax, silver charm bracelet, paper box, Overall: 54 x 28 x 25 inches,137.2 x 71.1 x 63.5 cm, Edition 5, Collection of Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam

Barbara Bloom, "Confessional," 2007, Six digital-prints, tack of five chairs, velvet curtains and fixtures, Framed Dimensions: 31 x 25 inches, 78.7 x 63.5 cm, Unique, BB001

Barbara Bloom, "Corner: Italian Garden," 1998, Chromogenic print, two-colored matte, 22 x 28 inches, 55.9 x 71.1 cm, Edition of 2, BB016.1

Barbara Bloom, "Japanese Garden," 1998, color photograph and mat board, 20 1/2 x 24 1/2, Edition of 2, BB015

Barbara Bloom, "Girls' Footprints," 2007, Archival digital print and wool rug. Framed dimensions: 19 1/8 x 25 1/8 inches, 48.6 x 63.8 cm. Edition of 10. BB009.6

Barbara Bloom, "Girls' Footprints" (detail), 2007, Archival digital print and wool rug. Framed dimensions: 19 1/8 x 25 1/8 inches, 48.6 x 63.8 cm. Edition of 10. BB009.6

Barbara Bloom, "Belief Poster: Belief in Style," 1987, Archival digital color print, Dimensions: 32 x 24 inches, 81.3 x 61 cm, BB073

Barbara Bloom, "Best of Vermeer," 1991, Offset print, matte, Framed Dimensions: 31 x 25 1/2 inches, 78.7 x 64.8 cm, BB093

Installation view, Barbara Bloom, "The French Diplomat’s Office," The Project Arts Centre, Dublin, 2014

Installation view, Barbara Bloom, "The Collections of Barbara Bloom," Martin Gropius Bau, 2008

Installation view, Barbara Bloom, "The Collections of Barbara Bloom," Martin Gropius Bau, 2008

Installation view, Barbara Bloom, "The Collections of Barbara Bloom," Martin Gropius Bau, 2008

Installation view, Barbara Bloom, "The Collections of Barbara Bloom," Martin Gropius Bau, 2008

Barbara Bloom, "Homage to Jean Seberg," 1981. Unfurled roll of black backdrop paper, black canvas "butterfly" chair, doctored copy of International Times Herald Tribune, roll of pink backdrop paper. Dimensions variable

Barbara Bloom, "The Bedroom," 1997, Wall with 2 frames digital prints, carpet, dimensions variable. BB008

Installation view, Barbara Bloom, "The Gaze," The Parrish Art Museum, 2000

Installation view, Barbara Bloom, MAK - Museum of Applied Arts, Vienna, 1994

Barbara Bloom

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

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