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Charles Mason
Né en 1962 à Exeter
Vit et travaille à Londres

 


Formation
1987-1989 Slade School of Art, University Collage Londres( Postgraduate Sculpture)
1981-1984 Bristol School of Art, University of the west of England (1st Class Hons)

 


Expositions personnelles

 2011     Hanging Together, Cortex Athletico, Bordeaux
2010    Structure and other anxieties, Nettie Horn Gallery,
Londres
            Backsliding, Union Gallery, Londres
2009    Structure and other anxieties, Cortex Athletico, Bordeaux
2008    New sculpture, Cortex Athletico, Bordeaux
2007    Intervention, Campo Sant? Agnese, 52ème Biennale de Venise
            Charles Mason, Cortex Athletico, Bordeaux
2004    Charles Mason, Station, Phoenix Wharf, Bristol
2000    Cul-de-sac, Oratorio di san Ludivico, Nuova Icona, Venise
            Charles Mason, Transit space, Londres
1999    Cuckoo, Biennale de Venise 48, Nuova Icona, Venise
1997    Charles Mason, British School at Rome
1995    Forms of Love, Coopers & Lybrand,
Londres
1994    Eight Sculptures, Henrietta House, Londres
1989    Artist of the Day, Flowers East, Londres 

 

 

Expositions collectives
2012   L'espace de l'autre, oeuvres de la collection de l'artothèque de Pessac - Les arts au mur, Centre d'art et photographie, Lectoure
             Manufacture, Kunsthaus CentrePasquArt, Biel
             Artbrussels, Cortex Athletico, Bruxelles
             Repetition, Gallery at Angus-Hughes, Londres

             Volta 08, Union gallery, Basel

2011     Méfiance, Galerie Cortex Athletico, Bordeaux
            Manufacture, Parc Saint Léger
            Manufacture II, Hansard Gallery, Southampton
            My friend & I, 21rozendaal, Enschede

            ArtBrussels, Cortex Athletico, Bruxelles
            FIAC, Cortex Athletico, Grand Palais, Paris
            Il est si doux..., Châtau Giscours, Margaux
2010    Line Journey, Collyer Bristow Gallery,
Londres
            Matériaux divers et autres bonnes nouvelles, Cortex Athletico, Bordeaux
2009    FIAC, Cortex Athletico, Cour Carrée du Louvre, Paris
2008    Extérieur Jour: Charles Mason, Masahide Otani, Vittorio Santoro, Immanence, Paris
            Parallax, Fieldgate Gallery,
Londres
2007    FIAC, Cortex Athletico, Cour Carrée du Louvre, Paris
            Et comme ça c?est mieux ? - oui là c?est bien, Liste - The young art fair, Bâle
2006    Room Editions, ROOM TOO,
Londres
            Liste 06 - The young art fair, Bâle
            FIAC, Cortex Athletico,
Cour Carrée du Louvre, Paris
            Picnic area (dumb interior), Chris Barr, Michael Dean, Brian Griffiths, Charles Mason, Mike Ricketts, Richard Woods, ROOM, Bristol
2005    Föhn, Chelsea space,
Londres
            Urban Formalism/Urbain Formalisme, Cortex Athletico & Capc Musée d?art contemporain, Bordeaux
            Citysellingcitytelling, Sparwasser HQ, Berlin
2003    Scenery, Biennale de Venise 50, Nuova Icona, Venise
            Scenery, (Adam Caruso, Wim Delvoye, Charles Mason, Hiroshi Sugimoto, Naomi Wilkinson) Richard Salmon Gallery,
Londres
2001    Starting over, Charles Mason and Maurizio Pelligrin, The Italian Cultural Institute, Londres
2000    New Work, Mappin Art Gallery, Sheffield
1999    Physical Evidence, Kettle?s Yard, Cambridge
            Thinking Aloud, Hayward Gallery NTE,Camden Arts Centre,
Londres
            Physical Evidence, Djanogly Art Gallery, Nottingham
1998    Transitional, Nuova Icona, Venise
            ArtFutures, CAS, Royal Festival Hall,
Londres
1997    Ninth Mostyn Open, Oriel Mostyn, Pays de Galles
            Arte Inglese, The British School at Rome, Italie
            Torri D?avvistamento, Tuscania, Italie
1996    Whitechapel Open, Whitechapel Gallery,
Londres
            Seventh Mostyn Open,  Oriel Mostyn, Pays de Galles
1994    Shelf Life, Eagle Gallery, Londres
            Brick LaneTwo, Princes Street, Londres
            Fifth Mostyn Open, Oriel Mostyn, Pays de Galles
1992    A Simple Twist of Fate, The Riverside Studios,
Londres
            Brick Lane One, Princes Street, Londres
1991    Young Artists in Focus, London Art Fair, Londres
 

 


Catalogues
2004    Simon Wallis, Charles Mason
            Sally O?Rielly, Scenery ( ISBN 88-87632-19-7)
            Martin Herbert, Canvass the town and brush the backdrop : On scenery, (ISBN 88-87632-19-7)
2001    Starting over : Charles Mason, Maurizio Pellegrin, Nueva Icona & Italian Cultural Institute, ISBN 88-87632-11-1
2000    Simon Wallis, Cul-de-sac, Charles Mason, (ISBN 88-87632-07-3)
1999    Simon Wallis, Charles Mason, Physical Evidence, (ISBN 0 907074 71 5),p.39
1998    Augusto Pieroni Charles Mason, Transitional, (ISBN 88-9000111-6-5)
1997    Augusto Pieroni Charles Mason, The British School at Rome

 


Publications
2010    Zoë Gray, Through A Glass Darkly (II), Charles Mason (ISBN 978 1 874092 41 4), 2010
            Marie Canet, Love Theory in Suspension, the work of Charles Mason
2009    Zoë Gray, Through A Glass Darkly

 


Presse

2011   Manufacture 2, John Hansard Gallery, James Heartfield , ArtReview magazine, issue 55
2009    Des équilibres, Spirit N°55, Cyril Vergès, Ccile Broqua
            Technikart Special edition for the FIAC 2009, automne 2009, p.39
2007    Thomas Bernard , More Water Margret.., Beaux Arts Editions (ISBN 2-84278-568-1)
            Voyage, Voyage, Spirit, été
2006    Dominique Godfrey, Les artistes et les demandeurs d?illusion, Sud-Ouest, Juillet
2005    Didier Arnaudet, Charles Mason, Laura White, ArtPress, Issue 31, Novembre
2004    Jessica Lack, Charles Mason The Guardian guide
            Sally O?Rielly, Scenery ( ISBN 88-87632-19-7)
2003    Louisa Buck, Scenery, The Art Newspaper, Mai
2002    Anthony Downey, Starting over (II) Charles Mason and Maurizio Pelligrin, Contemporary, Septembre
2001    Vittorio Urbani, Charles Mason and Maurizio Pelligrin, starting over
            Roy Voss, Charles Mason: Putting things together, starting over
2000    Dennis Duerden, Physical Evidence, Contemporary Visual Art Issue 22
1999    Paul Allen, Charles Mason, interview, Night Waves, Radio 3 BBC
            Simon Wallis, Charles Mason, Physical Evidence, (ISBN 0 907074 71 5)
1998    Augusto Pieroni, Charles Mason, Transitional, (ISBN 88-9000111-6-5)
1997    Augusto Pieroni, Charles Mason, The British School at Rome
1996    Mel Gooding, Seventh Mostyn Open, Contemporary Art, Volume 3
1994    Sue Hubbard, shelf life, Time out, Décembre
1993    Sue Hubbard Brick Lane two, Time out, Février

 


Conferences

Faculty of Art and Design, University of Venice
British School at Rome, Italy
Bristol Faculty of Art and Design, UWE, Bristol
Kettle?s Yard Gallery, Cambridge
Norwich School of Art and Design, Norwich
Ruskin School of Art, Oxford
Slade School of Art, UCL, London

 


Prizes
2005    British Council Grant
2003    British Council Grant
2000    British Council Grant
1999    British Council Grant
1999    Individual Artist Award, London Arts Board
1998    British Council Grant
1996    The Rome Scholar in Sculpture, British School at Rome
1984    Rebecca Smith Award in Fine Art

 


Collections
FRAC Alsace
Les arts au mur, Artothèque de Pessac
Artothèque du Limousin

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