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Chris Ofili  1968, UK

Rank (2014): 814 – 


Chris Ofili, Untitled
Nakagawa Gallery - 中川画廊は

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Young British Artists

to top Most exhibitions in:

United Kingdom 52
USA 38
Germany 18
Japan 8
Italy 8

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Artist Rank
Damien Hirst  32 26
Peter Doig  524 25
Jake & Dinos Chapman  353 20
Gillian Wearing  290 20
Andy Warhol  1 20

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  Victoria Miro Gallery, United Kingdom 11
  Contemporary Fine Arts - CFA, Germany 5
  The Studio Museum in Harlem, USA 4

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1968 Born in Manchester, MAN, England (UK)

1987 - 1988 Thameside College of Technology, London

1988 - 1991 Chelsea School of Art, London

1991 - 1993 Royal College of Art, London

Awards 1998 Turner Prize award (refer to: )

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 168  Please report missing Information

from 9.11.
   Weltenbummler - abenteuer kunst - Essl Museum - Kunst der Gegenwart, Klosterneuburg Send message


until 15.1.2015
   Chris Ofili: Night and Day - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY Send message


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   to take and to give - Victoria Miro Gallery, London

   Chris Ofili: Afrotranslinear - Arts Club of Chicago, Chicago, IL
   Chris Ofili - Tate Britain, London
   Rincon Falls, Trinidad: A Print Series by Chris Ofili - Joel and Lila Harnett Museum of Art - University of Richmond, Richmond, VA

  David Zwirner, Inc.Chris Ofili - Afro Margin - David Zwirner, Inc., New York City, NY Send message

  David Zwirner, Inc.Chris Ofili - Devil's Pie - David Zwirner, Inc., New York City, NY Send message

   Chris Ofili - kestnergesellschaft, Hannover

   Chris Ofili - The Blue Rider - Contemporary Fine Arts - CFA, Berlin
   Chris Ofili - The Upper Room - Tate Britain, London
Description  Chris Ofili Afro Muses - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY

   Chris Ofili - Victoria Miro Gallery, London

   Chris Ofili - Victoria Miro Gallery, London

   Watercolors - Le Case d'Arte, Milan


to top Group shows   153

   How soon was now - Contemporary Fine Arts - CFA, Berlin
   A Brief History Of Cfa - Contemporary Fine Arts - CFA, Berlin

   Flag’S 5Th Anniversary Group Exhibition - FLAG Art Foundation, New York City, NY
Description  Wild Kingdom: Prints of Britain - Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA
   British British Polish Polish: Art From Europe's Edges In The Long '90s And Today -  Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw
   Yes, No, Maybe - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
   Summer Exhibition - Opus Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne
   Why not live for Art? II - 9 collectors reveal their treasures - Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, Tokyo
   The Red Queen - Mona - Museum of Old and New Art, Hobart, TAS
   Kaboom! Comic in der Kunst - Weserburg | Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen
   Cinematic Visions - Painting at the Edge of Reality - Victoria Miro Gallery, London
Description and image  The System of Objects - Deste Foundation -, Athens
   Accrochage - Contemporary Fine Arts - CFA, Berlin

   The Master Printer and the Collaborative Process - International Print Center New York, New York City, NY
   Transmitter/Receiver: The Persistence of Collage - Usher Gallery, Lincoln, Lincolnshire
   Œuvres de la collection - Battat Contemporary, Montreal, QC
   Transmitter/Receiver: The Persistence of Collage - The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, West Midlands
   La Triennale 2012 - Intense Proximity - Palais de Tokyo, Paris
   Transmitter/Receiver: The Persistence of Collage - The Lightbox, Woking, Surrey

   Jeremy Deller - The Strawberry Thief - FAS Contemporary, London
   Art² - FLAG Art Foundation, New York City, NY
   Transmitter/Receiver: The Persistence of Collage - Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art - MIMA, Middlesbrough
   Beyond The Human Clay - James Hyman Fine Art, London
   El intervalo luminoso: The D.Daskalopoulos Collection - Museo Guggenheim de Arte Moderno y Contemporáneo, Bilbao
   Monanism - Mona - Museum of Old and New Art, Hobart, TAS
   LITOS GRAFERA - Kunst Centret Silkeborg Bad, Silkeborg

Description  21st Century: Art in the First Decade - Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD
   James Ensor - Hareng Saur: Ensor et l'art contemporain - SMAK Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Ghent
   Happy End - Kunsthalle Göppingen, Göppingen
   Thrice upon a time - Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm
   Modern Master Works - Scream London, London
Description  Kupferstichkabinett: Between Thought and Action - White Cube - Hoxton Square, London
   In the Company of Alice - Victoria Miro Gallery, London
   Tudo o que é sólido dissolve-se no ar: o social na Colecção Berardo - Berardo Museum - Collection of Modern and Contemporary Art, Lisbon
   Alpha Omega - Deste Foundation -, Athens
   PAPYROPHILIA - Charlie Smith London, London
   Skulpturengarten - Villa Schöningen, Potsdam
   Self-Consciousness - VW (VeneKlasen/Werner), Berlin
Description  Skin Fruit: Selections from the Dakis Joannou Collection - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
Description and image  Party! - The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, West Midlands

Description and image  30 Seconds off an Inch - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY
   Work on Paper - Wolverhampton Art Gallery, Wolverhampton
Description  FLOWER POWER - Craa Centro di ricerca arte attuale Villa Giulia, Verbania
   Remain in Light - W139, Amsterdam

   "L. Ikemura u.a." - Galerie Haas AG, Zurich
  Nakagawa Gallery - 中川画廊はNakagawa Gallery Collection - Nakagawa Gallery - 中川画廊は, Tokyo Send message
   Just Paper - Leila Heller Gallery, New York City, NY
Description and image  The Other Mainstream II - ASU Art Museum - Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ
   head room - mocca - Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Toronto, ON
   NAO TE POSSO VER NEM PINTADO - Berardo Museum - Collection of Modern and Contemporary Art, Lisbon
   pleinairism - i8 Gallery, Reykjavik
   Collection in Context - Four Decades - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY
   History in the Making - Mori Art Museum, Tokyo
   Out of Shape:Stylistic Distortions of the Human Form in Art - The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY
   ...same as it ever was - The Arts Gallery - University of The Arts London, London

   Multiplex: Directions in Art, 1970 to Now - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
   Star Power - Museum as Body Electric - Museum of Contemporary Art Denver, Denver, CO
   True Romance - Allegorien der Liebe von der Renaissance bis heute - Kunsthalle Wien (Museumsquartier), Vienna
Description and image  The Turner Prize: A Retrospective - Tate Britain, London
   Fractured Figure - Works from the Dakis Joannou Collection - Deste Foundation -, Athens
  Lehmbruck MuseumLeerräume des Erzählens - Lehmbruck Museum, Duisburg Send message
   13 - International Project Space, Birmingham
   Traum und Trauma - Werke aus der Sammlung Dakis Joannou, Athen - Kunsthalle Wien (Museumsquartier), Vienna
Description and image  52nd International Art Exhibition Venice Biennale / Biennale di Venezia - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
Description and image  Die Kunst zu Sammeln - Museum Kunstpalast, Dusseldorf
  Gary Tatintsian Gallery Inc.Hunky Dory - Gary Tatintsian Gallery Inc., Moscow Send message
   Draw - Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art - MIMA, Middlesbrough
   Crossing the Waters - - Leicester City Art Gallery, Leicester (closed, 2010)

   Trienal de Luanda 2007 - Trienal de Luanda, Luanda
Description and works of art Galerie Michael HaasArbeiten auf Papier - Galerie Michael Haas, Berlin Send message
   How to Improve the World - Hayward Gallery, London
   All the Best. The Deutsche Bank Collection and Zaha Hadid - Singapore Art Museum, Singapore
   All the Best - Die Sammlung Deutsche Bank und Zaha - Singapore Art Museum, Singapore
   Surprise, Surprise - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London
   Sin Título - El arte del siglo XX en la Colección Berardo - Fundación Pedro Barrié de la Maza - A Coruña , A Coruña
   Flowers in Contemporary Art - Benaki Museum, Athens
   British Art, a post-war selection - Thomas Gibson Fine Art, London
   Painting Codes - GC.AC - Galleria Comunale d'Arte Contemporanea di Monfalcone, Monfalcone
   Tokyo Blossoms: Deutsche Bank Collection meets Zaha Hadid - Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo
   Tokyo Blossoms - Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo

   Baroque and Neobaroque / The Hell of the Beautifull - DA2 - Domus Artium 2002, Salamanca
  David Zwirner, Inc.Early Work - David Zwirner, Inc., New York City, NY Send message
Description  "Translation" - Palais de Tokyo, Paris
   Tête à Tête - Van Doren Waxter, New York City, NY
Description  Getting Emotional - ICA - Institute of Contemporary ArtBoston, Boston, MA
Description  Contemporary Erotic Drawing - The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, CT
Description  Urban Cocktail - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
   Skin - - Galleria Daniele Ugolini, Florence (closed, 2010)
   Desenhos A-Z - Porta 33, Funchal
Description  Auswahl 1 - Die Sammlung der Provinzial zu Gast im Museum Abteiberg - Städtisches Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach

   Faces in the Crowd - Picturing Modern Life from Manet to Today - Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
   Forever Beautiful - - Clapham Art Gallery, London (closed, 2006)
   Huts - The Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin
   Twenty four by Thirty - Keith Talent Gallery, London
   Seeds and Roots - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY
Description and image  monument to now - Deste Foundation -, Athens
   Why not live for Art? - Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, Tokyo
   Drunk Vs. Stoned - Gavin Brown's Enterprise, New York City, NY
   ARTfutures 2004 - City of London School, London
   Collage - Bloomberg Space, London
   Curry Expo - Contemporary Fine Arts - CFA, Berlin
   L'Arte in Testa - MACI Museo Arte Contemporanea Isernia, Isernia
Description  European-Art-Expo 2004 Fashion Düsseldorf - - European Art Expo, Dusseldorf (closed)

   Resident - Works on Paper - Caribbean Contemporary Arts (CCA), Port of Spain
   Happiness - A Survival Guide for Art and Life - Mori Art Museum, Tokyo
  The Saatchi GalleryRotunda: County Hall - The Saatchi Gallery, London Send message
Description and image  50th International Art Exhibition Venice Biennale / Biennale di Venezia - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
Description and image  "Kunst-Mode" - Galerie Karl Pfefferle, Munich
  The Saatchi GalleryWorks from the collection - The Saatchi Gallery, London Send message

Description  Remix: Contermporary art & pop - Tate Liverpool, Liverpool
Description  The Rowan Collection: Contemporary British and Irish Art - Irish Museum of Modern Art - IMMA, Dublin
   Cavepainting - Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA

   Shortcuts - Deste Foundation -, Athens
Description  The Beauty of Intimacy - Lens and Paper - Kunstraum Innsbruck, Innsbruck
   Forms Follows Fiction - Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Turin
   The Mystery of Painting - Sammlung Goetz, Munich
   One Planet Under a Grove: Hip Hop and Contemporary Art - Bronx Museum of the Arts (BxMA), New York City, NY
   Works on paper - Kerlin Gallery, Dublin
   Works on Paper - Victoria Miro Gallery, London
Description and image  Public Offerings - The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, Los Angeles, CA
   Century City - Tate Modern, London

   State of the Art: Recent Gifts and Acquisitions - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
   Of the Moment - Contemporary Art from the Permanent Collection - San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
   Give and Take - Jerwood Space, London
   Opulent - Cheim & Read, New York City, NY
   12th Biennale of Sydney 2000 - Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, NSW
   Raw - Victoria Miro Gallery, London
   Spot On - Victoria Miro Gallery, London

   The History of the Turner Prize - - ArtSway, Sway, Hampshire (closed, 2012)
   Sensation: Young British Artists from the Saatchi Collection - Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York City, NY
   6th International İstanbul Biennial 1999 - International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul
   Dimensions Variable - Contemporary British Art - Contemporary Art Centre (CAC), Vilnius
   Trouble spot - painting - MuHKA Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen, Antwerp
   Free Coke - The Greene Naftali Gallery, New York City, NY

   Sensation: Young British Artists from the Saatchi Collection - Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin
   Jerwood Painting Prize 1998 - Jerwood Space, London
   Heads Will Roll - Victoria Miro Gallery, London
   Global Vision: new art from the 90's (Part I,II,III) - Deste Foundation -, Athens
   A to Z - The Approach, London

   Sensation: Young British Artists from the Saatchi Collection - Royal Academy of Arts, London
   Minor Sensation - Victoria Miro Gallery, London
   About Vision : New British Painting In The 1990S - - Wolsey Art Gallery & The Room Upstairs, Ipswich (closed, 2006)
   Super Body - Tomio Koyama Gallery - Tokyo, Tokyo

   Mothership connection - Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam - SMBA, Amsterdam
   Popocultural - SLG South London Gallery, London
   shit - Baron/Boisanté Editions, New York City, NY
   Maps Elsewhere - Institute of International Visual Arts - iniva, London
   Brilliant! New Art from London - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX

   Brilliant! New Art from London - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
   Selections Spring 1995 - The Drawing Center, New York City, NY

   Group exhibition - Victoria Miro Gallery, London

   British Telecom New Contemporaries - Cornerhouse, Manchester
   To Boldly Go - CUBITT, London


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 Contemporary Fine Arts - CFA, Berlin


 Benciv Art Gallery, Pesaro


Nakagawa Gallery - 中川画廊はNakagawa Gallery - 中川画廊は, Tokyo  eMail


www.tatintsian.comGary Tatintsian Gallery Inc., Moscow eMail

United Kingdom

 Counter Editions, London
 Crane Kalman Gallery, London
 Thomas Gibson Fine Art, London
 Victoria Miro Gallery, London
 Julian Page Modern & Contemporary Prints, London
 David Zwirner Gallery, London


David ZwirnerDavid Zwirner, New York City, NY  eMail


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 Essl Museum - Kunst der Gegenwart, Klosterneuburg
 T-B A21 - Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary, Vienna


 Berardo Museum - Collection of Modern and Contemporary Art, Lisbon

United Kingdom

 Hiscox Art Projects, London
 Royal College of Art Galleries, London
 Tate Britain, London
 Southampton City Art Gallery, Southampton


 MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
 Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami (MOCA), Miami, FL
 MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA


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