BERNARD BUFFET LIST OF EXHIBITIONS, ILLUSTRATIONS, AND DESIGNS

Themed Exhibitions

  • 1952 La Passion du Christ
  • 1953 Landscapes
  • 1954 Interiors
  • 1955 Horreur de la guerre
  • 1956 The Circus
  • 1957 Paris Landscapes
  • 1958 Jeanne d'Arc
  • 1959 New York Landscapes
  • 1960 The Birds
  • 1961 Portraits d'Annabel
  • 1962 La Chapelle de Ch�teau l'Arc
  • 1963 Venice Landscapes
  • 1964 The Bernard Buffet Museum
  • 1965 Les �corch�s
  • 1966 Nudes
  • 1967 La Corrida
  • 1968 The Beaches
  • 1969 Churches of France
  • 1970 Castles of the Loire Valley
  • 1971 Les Folles (�Fools�)
  • 1972 Danielle and Virginie
  • 1973 The Boats
  • 1974 Landscapes
  • 1975 Landscapes
  • 1976 Winter Landscapes
  • 1977 L'Enfer de Dante (�Dante's Inferno�)
  • 1978 The French Revolution
  • 1979 The Flowers
  • 1980 Nudes
  • 1981 Japan
  • 1982 Self-Portraits
  • 1983 Landscapes
  • 1984 Small Paintings
  • 1985 The Automobile
  • 1986 The Low Countries
  • 1987 Venice Landscapes
  • 1988 Sumo and Kabuki; Natures mortes
  • 1989 Don Quichotte
  • 1990 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea; Brittany
  • 1991 New York; Souvenirs d'Italie(�Remembrances of Italy�)
  • 1992 Les Clowns musiciens; Saint-Petersbourg
  • 1993 L'Empire ou les plaisirs de la guerre(�The Empire or the pleasures of the war�)
  • 1993 PromenadeProven�ale
  • 1994 L'Odyss�e
  • 1995 Sept P�ches capitaux
  • 1996 Pekin
  • 1997 Regates
  • 1998 La Maison
  • 1999 Mes Singes
  • 2000 La Mort

Retrospective Exhibitions

  • 1958 Galerie Charpentier, Paris
  • 1959 The French Institute, Berlin
  • 1959 Knokke le Zoute, Belgium
  • 1963 The Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo
  • 1969 Unterlinden Museum, Colmar
  • 1977 Gemeentmuseum, Wieger Deurne, Holland
  • 1978 The Postal Museum, Paris
  • 1983 Seedamm Cultural Center, Zurich
  • 1985 Refectoire des Jacobins, Toulouse
  • 1987 Odakyu Museum, Tokyo
  • 1991 Pouchkine Museum, Moscow
  • 1991 Ermitage Museum, Saint-Petersbourg
  • 1991 Hyundai Museum, Seoul
  • 1993 Gustave Courbet Museum, Ornans
  • 1994 Documenta Halle, Kassel
  • 1995 Odakyu Museum, Tokyo
  • 1996 Beaux-Arts Museum, Kaoshiung
  • 2016 Museum of Modern Art, Paris

Illustrations

  • Les Chants de Maldoror, by Lautr�mont. 1952
  • Recherche de la puret�, by Jean Giono. 1952
  • La Passion du Christ. 1954
  • La Voix humaine, by Jean Cocteau. 1957
  • Les Voyages Fantastiques, by Cyrano de Bergerac. 1958
  • Saint-Cast (poem), by Baudelaire. 1962
  • Toxique, by Fran�oise Sagan. 1964
  • L'Herbier, by Louise de Vilmorin. 1966
  • Mon Cirque. 1968
  • Jeux de dames (poems), by Verlaine, Rimbaud, and Baudelaire. 1970
  • L�Enfer, by Dante. 1976
  • La R�volution fran�aise. 1977
  • Saint-Tropez, by Annabel. 1979
  • Le Voyage au Japon, by Annabel. 1981

D�cor Created by Buffet

  • Concour des jeunes compagnies. 1948
  • La Chambre, by Georges Simenon for the Ballets de Roland Petit. 1955
  • Le Rendez-vous manqu�, by Fran�oise Sagan. 1958
  • Patron, by Marcel Ayme. 1959
  • Carmen, by Bizet for l'Op�ra de Marseille. 1962
  • Le Grand cirque, by Katchaturian for Serge Lifar.
  • Op�ra de Paris Ishtar, by Vincent d'Indy for Serge Lifar.
  • La Valse, by Maurice Ravel for l'Op�ra-Comique. 1970

Awards

  • 1947 Membership into the Salon d'Automne
  • 1947 Membership into the Soci�t� des Artistes Ind�pendants
  • 1948 Grand Prix de la critique (with Bernard Lorjou)
  • 1950 Prix Puvis de Chavannes
  • 1955 First place in the 10 best post-war artists, by magazine Connaissance des arts
  • 1974 Chevalier de la L�gion of Honours
  • 1974 Membership in the Acad�mie des Beaux-Arts

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