Bertrand Bertrand - Biography - Louis K. Meisel Gallery
Bertrand Meniel, 2012
BORN

27 September 1961, Boulogne Billancourt, France


EDUCATION


1980
Versailles Educational District (General Certificate of Education),
Saint Cloud, France
1980-84
Necker Hospital School (Physiotherapist State Diploma),
Paris, France
1991-95
ADAC, Paris, France, Adult Drawing Classes


SOLO EXHIBITIONS


1999
“Premiere Exhibition in America,” Louis K. Meisel Gallery,
New York, NY, 30 January – 27 February
2002
Bernarducci.Meisel.Gallery, New York, NY, 21 February 23 March
2011
"New Cityscape Paintings", Bernarducci.Meisel.Gallery, New York, NY, 3 November – 3 December



GROUP EXHIBITIONS

1997-98
“The New Photorealists,” Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY, 6-20 December & 3-31 January
1998
“Photorealism,” Jaffe Baker Gallery, Boca Raton, FL,
12 February – 7 March
1999
"Photorealism The Next Generation," Louis K. Meisel Gallery,
New York, NY, 6-27 November
2000
"The Photorealists," Center for the Arts, Vero Beach, FL,
22 July 10 September
2001
"Near & Far: Perspective and Structure," Louis K. Meisel Gallery,
New York, NY, March 3-31
2002
"Views of South Beach," Bernarducci Meisel Gallery, New York, NY, 21 February – 23 March
2002
“Photorealism at the Millennium: New Generation Photorealists,”
Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY, 5 Oct. – 30 Nov.
2003
“Kaleidoscapes,” Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA,
28 March – 19 May
2003
“Iperrealisti,” Chiostro del Bramante, Rome, Italy,
5 April – 29 June
2003-04 “Facing Reality: The Seavest Collection of Contemporary Realism,”
Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase College, Purchase, NY,
14 September – 15 February
2004
"Some Photorealism," Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY,
8-27 May
2004
“New American Realism and Photorealism,” Anthony Brunelli
Fine Arts, Binghamton, NY, 5-27 November
2004-05 “The Prague Project,” Roberson Museum and Science Center,
Binghamton, NY, 1 October – 2 March
2005/6
“Photorealism, Then and Now”, Elaine Baker Gallery, Boca Raton, Dec 8- Jan 9
2006
“Big Urban Landscape”, Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, April 29 – July 21
2007
Group Show, Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY, February 3 – 24.
2009
“The City: Day & Night”, Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY, April 4 – July 17
2009
“Photorealism: A Closer Look”, Scott Richards Contemporary Art, San Francisco, March 31 – May 30
2009
“American Dream”, National Museum in Kraków, Poland,  July 1 – October 4
2009
“40 Years: Anniversary of the Louis K. Meisel Gallery”, Louis K. Meisel Gallery & Bernarducci Meisel Gallery, New York, NY, November 1 – December 20
2009
“New Photo-Realism Painting in the Digital Age”, Arthur M. Berger Gallery, Manhattanville College, Purchase, NY, November 11 –
December 11
2010
“Expansion”, Bernarducci Meisel Gallery, New York, NY, September 30 – November 13
2010
“Hyperréalisme”, Galerie Rive Gauche – Marcel Strouk, Paris,
France, October 26 – November 13
2011
“Signs”, Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY, February 10 – March 10


SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

1998
Chapman, Melissa. “Parisian Artist gets Photoreal about
Miami’s South Beach”The Villager, 10 February 1999, p.23-24, ill.
2002
Meisel, Louis K. Photorealism at the Millennium. New York:
Harry N. Abrams, pp. 187-190.
Falk, William, ed. “Where to buy…” The Week, 15 – 21 March, 2002, vol 2,issue 47, p. 26, ill.
2004-05
“The Prague Project”, Roberson Museum and Science Center,
Binghamton, NY, October 1 – March 2, pp. 46-55.
2007
Chalumeau, Jean-Luc. Peinture Et Photographie: Pop-art, Figuration Narrative, Hyperréalisme, Nouveaux Pop. [Paris]: Chêne, 2007. Print. pp. 166, 174-175 illustration.
2009
Czubińska, Magdelena, ed. “American Photorealism: From the Louis K. and Susan P. Meisel Family Collection”. KrakÓw: National Museum of KrakÓw, Poland, p. 110, ill, p.111.
2010
"Photorealism XX." American Art Collector Oct. 2010: 214-17. Print.
2011
“New Cityscape Paintings”, Bernarducci.Meisel.Gallery, November 3 December 3.

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