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Billy Al Bengston 1934, US

Rank (2014): 3846 -

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 65

    Solo shows 8

    2014
    transcendental bengston - tation - Franklin Parrasch Gallery, New York City, NY
    2005
    Billy Al Bengston - Franklin Parrasch Gallery, New York City, NY
    1988
    Billy Al Bengston: Paintings of Three Decades - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX
    1981
    Billy Al Bengston - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    1978
    Recent Works by Billy Al Bengston - Blaffer Art Museum - at the University of Houston, Houston, TX
    1973
    Billy Al Bengston Watercolors - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX
    1969
    Billy Al Bengston - Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City, UT
    1968
    Motel Dracula: Billy Al Bengston Lithographs - San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA

    Group shows 57

    2014
    Surface to Air: Los Angeles Artists of the ‘60s and the Materials that they used - Kayne Griffin Corcoran, Los Angeles, CA
    Everything Loose Will Land - Graham Foundation, Chicago, IL
    2013
    Everything Loose Will Land - MAK Center for Art and Architecture, West Hollywood, CA
    The Permanent Collection - Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA
    2012
    Sinister Pop - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    Pacific Standard Time - Kunst in Los Angeles 1950–1980 - Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin
    Est–3: Southern California In New York - Los Angeles Art From The Beth Rudin Dewoody Collection - Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY
    Ed´s Party - William Turner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
    The Postwar Era: From the Collection, 1945-1980 - Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA
    2011
    Civic Virtue: - Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery (LAMAG), Los Angeles, CA
    LA Connected - Edward Cella Art+Architecture, Los Angeles, CA
    Under the Big Black Sun: California Art 1974-1981 - The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, Los Angeles, CA
    Southern California Painting: 1970s Painting Per Se - David Richard Contemporary, Santa Fe, NM
    Venice in Venice - Nyehaus, New York City, NY
    2010
    Softcore Hard Edge - The Art Gallery of Calgary, Calgary, AB
    Frank Gehry Selects - Frank Lloyd Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
    Endless Bummer / Surf Elsewhere - Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, CA
    Wall to Wall - Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    Some (Old School) South Coast Guys - Robert Berman Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
    2009
    MOCA´s First Thirty Years - MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
    California Calling: Works from Santa Barbara Collections, 1948 - 2008 (Part I) - Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
    Hot Spots - Rio de Janeiro / Milano - Torino / Los Angeles - Kunsthaus Zürich, Zurich
    2008
    Time & Place: Los Angeles 1957-1968 - Moderna Museet, Stockholm
    Summer Cool - Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    Group Show: Thinking about Walter Hopps - Patrick Painter Inc., Santa Monica, CA
    2007
    If Everybody had an Ocean: Brian Wilson, une exposition - CAPC - Musée d'art contemporain, Bordeaux
    Im(press)ions - Edward Cella Art+Architecture, Los Angeles, CA
    If Everybody had an Ocean: Brian Wilson: An Art Exhibition - Tate St. Ives, St. Ives, Cornwall
    2006
    Los Angeles 1955-1985 The birth of an art capital - Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris
    California Modern - Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach
    La Dolce Vita - Selections from the Ruth and Murray Gribin Collection - Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego - MCASD La Jolla, La Jolla, CA
    2005
    Pink - Samuel Freeman, Los Angeles, CA
    West! Frank Gehry and the Artists of Venice Beach, 1962-1978 - Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis, MN
    Wilder a tribute to the Nicholas Wilder Gallery, Los Angeles 1965-1979 - Franklin Parrasch Gallery, New York City, NY
    2004
    L’artiste éditeur - FRAC - Limousin, Limoges
    The LA That Influenced My Eye - Sullivan Goss - An American Gallery - Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA
    Group Show - Western Project, Culver City, CA
    2003
    L.A.´s Finisch Fetish - Franklin Parrasch Gallery, New York City, NY
    Surf Culture - The Art History of Surfing - Honolulu Museum of Art, Honolulu, HI
    2002
    Ferus - Gagosian Gallery , New York City, NY
    2001
    Pay Attention…I Hope You Learned Your Lesson - Honolulu Museum of Art, Honolulu, HI
    Pop Art: U.S./U.K. Connections, 1956-1966 - The Menil Collection, Houston, TX
    1999
    SELECTIONS FROM THE PERMANENT COLLECTION: THE 1960S - Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego - MCASD Downtown, San Diego, CA
    1992
    Contemporary Art from the Marcia Simon Weisman Collection - The Menil Collection, Houston, TX
    Arte Pop - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid
    1990
    L.A. Pop in the Sixties - Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ
    L.A. Pop in the Sixties - Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY
    1989
    L.A. Pop in the Sixties - Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, CA
    L.A. Pop in the Sixties - Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
    L.A. Pop in the Sixties - Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach
    1982
    The Americans: The Collage - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX
    Brooke Alexander Publications 1971 - 81 - L.A. Louver Gallery, Venice, CA
    1979
    Whitney Biennial 1979 - Whitney Biennial, New York City, NY
    1977
    Media: Paper - Mt. San Antonio College Art Gallery, Walnut, CA
    1972
    California Prints - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    1967
    1967 Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    1963
    American Painting and Sculpture 66th Annual - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

    Dealer Directory 2

    USA
    Franklin Parrasch Gallery, New York City, NY
    Frank Pictures Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

    Collections 11

    USA
    Tamarind Institute, Albuquerque, NM
    Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery at Scripps College, Claremont, CA
    Pomona College Museum of Art, Claremont, CA
    Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art, East Logan, UT
    Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA, Los Angeles, CA
    MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
    MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach
    Norton Simon Museum of Art, Pasadena, CA
    Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ
    San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA

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