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David Hall screenings & exhibitions

Selected Screenings and Exhibitions

1963

  • Critic's Choice: One Year of British Art 1962, Tooth Gallery, London (selector Edward Lucie-Smith).

1964

  • Kasmin Prize, Young Contemporaries, London.
  • Four Young Artists, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London.

1965

  • 1st prize (Prix des Jeunes Artistes), and group prize (Prix de la Ville de Paris), IV Biennale de Paris, Musée d'Art Moderne, Paris.
  • Towards Art II, Arts Council Gallery and tour.

1966

  • Primary Structures: Younger American and British Sculptors, Jewish Museum, New York.
  • Solo exhibition, Richard Feigen Gallery, New York.
  • Sonsbeek '66, international sculpture exhibition, Arnheim.
  • Sculpture in the Open Air, Battersea Park, London.
  • White on White, Kunsthalle, Bern.
  • Contemporary Sculpture, Arts Council tour.

1967

  • Solo prize-winner's exhibition, V Biennale de Paris, Musée d'Art Moderne, Paris.
  • 8 Young British Sculptors, Kunsthalles Bern, Dusseldorf and Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam.

1968

  • Solo exhibition, Royal Institute Galleries, London.
  • Younger Generation - Great Britain, Akademie der Kunst, Berlin.
  • Contemporary British Sculpture, Coventry Cathedral.
  • City of London Festival.

1969

  • Plans and Projects as Art, Kunsthalles Bern and Munich.

1970

  • Displacement (Removal Piece), sanded floor in British Sculpture Out of the Sixties, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London.
  • Contemporary British Art, National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo.
  • Drawings and Projects by 16 British Artists, C.A.Y.C, Buenos Aires.

1971

  • TV Interruptions, ten works commissioned by the Scottish Arts Council and broadcast by Scottish Television, unannounced and uncredited.
  • Inno 70, Artist Placement Group exhibition, Hayward Gallery, London.
  • Prospect 71: Projection, Kunsthalle, Dusseldorf.

1972

  • 60 TV Sets, multi-channel live broadcast television installation/ performance with Tony Sinden, at A Survey of the Avant-Garde in Britain, Gallery House, London.
  • Solo film show, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London.

1973

  • Solo film show, National Film Theatre, London.
  • Video installation/performance in Open Circuit, Scottish Arts Council Gallery, Edinburgh.

1974

  • Solo film show, Tate Gallery, London.
  • Solo film show, Millennium Cinema, New York.
  • Videotapes and films in the 5th Experimental Film Festival, Knokke-Heist, Belgium.

1975

  • Co-organiser of the Arts Council's The Video Show; showed installations Progressive Recession(1974), 101 TV Sets, and videotapes, Serpentine Gallery, London.
  • First Festival of Independent British Cinema, Arnolfini Gallery, Bristol.

1976

  • This is a Television Receiver, videotape featuring newsreader Richard Baker, commissioned and broadcast on BBC Television's Arena video art special, presented by David Hall.
  • Vidicon Inscriptions, installation in the Video Show, Tate Gallery, London.
  • Installation and tapes in Video: Towards Defining an Aesthetic, Third Eye Centre, Glasgow.
  • International video exhibition, Amerika Haus, Berlin.
  • International video exhibition, International Cultural Centre, Antwerp.

1977

  • Videotapes in Documenta 6, Kassel, Germany.
  • Perspectives on British Avant-Garde Film, Hayward Gallery, London.
  • Film en Video Manifestatie, Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht.
  • British Film and Video, Cavallino Gallery, Venice.
  • British Film and Video, Bon a Tirer Gallery, Milan.

1978

  • The Situation Envisaged installation, plus videotapes, in Video Art 78, Herbert Art Gallery and Museum, Coventry.
  • Perspectives on British Avant-Garde Film, British Council tour of Britain, Australia and Europe including the Pompidou Centre, Paris.
  • London Video Arts opening exhibition, AIR Gallery, London.

1979

  • Video: The First Decade, Museum of Folklore, Rome.
  • Videotapes by British Artists, the Kitchen, New York.
  • Personal tour, exhibitions and screenings in Canada.

1980

  • A Situation Envisaged: The Rite installation, solo exhibition, South Hill Park Arts, Bracknell.
  • Solo videotape show and lectures, Photographers' Union, Warsaw.
  • Solo videotape retrospective, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London.

1983

  • Video Art: A History, documentation show, Museum of Modern Art, New York.
  • Personal tour, exhibitions and screenings in the USA.
  • Installations, AIR Gallery, London.

1984

  • Channel 5 exhibition, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London.

1985

  • Videotapes screened by Channel 4 TV.

1986

  • Channel 6 exhibition, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London.

1987

  • The Elusive Sign, British Avant-Garde Film and Video (1977-1987), Tate Gallery London and Arts Council/British Council international tour.
  • Videotapes broadcast, WGBH/Channel 2, Boston, USA.
  • Videotapes broadcast, Finnish Television.

1988

  • Total Dissent, films at the Tate Gallery, London.

1989

  • A Situation Envisaged: The Rite II (Cultural Eclipse), installation commissioned for Video Positive 89, Tate Gallery, Liverpool.
  • Revision, videotapes at the Tate Gallery, London.
  • Videoculture2, videotapes at the Institut Francais de Naples.

1990

  • Stooky Bill TV, videotape commission for 19:4:90 Television Interventions, broadcast by Channel 4 TV followed by exhibitions at the Third Eye Centre, Glasgow and Ikon, Birmingham.
  • Four TV Interruptions (1971) broadcast by Channel 4 TV.
  • A Situation Envisaged: The Rite II (Cultural Eclipse), installation in Signs of the Times: A Decade of Video, Film and Slide-tape Installations, Museum of Modern Art, Oxford.

1991

  • Solo video retrospective, Vidéo Art Plastique festival, Herouville-Saint Clair, Caen, France.

1992

  • TV Interruptions (1971) purchased and broadcast by Canal+ TV, France.
  • Solo videotape retrospective, ELAC, Lyon, France.
  • Solo film and videotape retrospective, New Visions Festival, Glasgow Film Theatre.

1993

  • Signes des Temps, installations, Centre d'Art Contemporain, La Ferme du Buisson, Paris.
  • Five TV Interruptions 1993: reacTV, contexTV, exiTV, withouTV, and ecstaseeTV commissioned and broadcast internationally by MTV Networks.

1997

  • Diverse Practices, screenings of videotapes, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London.
  • Films and videotapes in 60;70;80;90, Showroom Gallery, London.
  • Solo retrospective of single-screen films, videotapes and TV works, Lux Centre, London.
  • Videotapes cablecast from Utrecht.

1998

  • Panelist and personal presentation of work in Dialogues with the Machine symposium, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London.

1999

  • Video/TV works in Against the Mainstream: Artists' films from the '20s to the '90s, National Film Theatre, London.

2000

  • Live in Your Head: Concept and Experiment in Britain, 1965-75, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London.
  • Videotapes at Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris.
  • Videotapes in Canada/UK Video Exchange, Montreal, Vancouver, Winnipeg, Ontario and Buffalo, USA.

2001

  • Live in Your Head: Concept and Experiment in Britain, 1965-75, Chiado Museum, Lisbon.

2002

  • Shoot Shoot Shoot: The first decade of the London Filmmakers' Co-operative and British avant-garde film 1966-1976, Tate Modern, London and international tour.

2003

  • Solo presentation of videotapes and films, Tate Britain, London
  • Early British Video Works, Tate Britain, London.
  • A Century of Artists' Film in Britain, Tate Britain, London.
  • Nothing Special: Artists' Video, Media and Reality, FACT, Liverpool.

2004

  • United Professors: David Hall, Wojciech Bruszewski, Wolf Kahlen and Ladislav Galeta, film and video presentations at Galeria Wschodnia and Academy of Economics and Humanities, Lodz, Poland, and Nicolas Copernicus University, Torun, Poland.

2005

  • Video Art: From the Margins to the Mainstream, symposium, Tate Britain, London.
  • Variety, De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill.

2006

  • The Discovery of the Electronic Body - Art and video in the 1970s, Galleria Civica d'Arte Contemporanea, Turin.
  • Exploding Television, 35th International Film Festival, Rotterdam
  • Rewind launch exhibition, Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee.
  • Test Transmissions, Centre for Contemporary Art, Glasgow.
  • First Generation: Art and the Moving Image (1963-1986), Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid.

2007

  • Solo presentation of video and film works, Lodz Arts Center, Lodz, Poland.
  • Video installation in RE: [Video Positive], FACT Gallery, Liverpool.
  • Video and film works in A History of Artists' Film and Video in Britain, BFI Southbank, London.

2009

  • We Interrupt This Program, Mercer Union Centre for Contemporary Art, Toronto.
  • Running Time - Artists Films in Scotland, Dean Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh.
  • Disconnect Festival, Venice.
  • Interruptions on BBC Big Screen, Edinburgh Festival.
  • Grey Matter, Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh.
  • Rewind Artists' Video in the 70s & 80s, Stills Gallery, Edinburgh.

2010

  • Changing Channels: Art and Television 1963 -1987, MUMOK Museum of Modern Art, Vienna.
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