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Corita Kent  1918-1986, US

(Sister Mary Corita, Sister Corita, Sister Mary Corita Kent, Frances Kent, Sister Corita Kent)
Rank (2014): 2043 – 

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Painting, Works on Paper
Pop Art

to top Most exhibitions in:

USA 29
Germany 10
United Kingdom 3
Sweden 3

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Ed Ruscha  10 6
Raymond Pettibon  107 6

to top Most exhibitions held at:

  Kalfayan Galleries - Athen, Greece 2
  Sioux City Art Center, USA 2
  Zach Feuer Gallery (LFL), USA 2

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1918 Born in Fort Dodge, Iowa (US)

1986 Died

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 61  Please report missing Information

until 16.8.
   Purple States - Andrew Edlin Gallery, New York City, NY Send message


to top Solo shows   19

   Someday Is Now: The Art of Corita Kent - The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY

   Purely Observational / Everyday Political: Artwork of and inspired by Corita Kent - Ben Maltz Gallery at Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA

   Corita Kent, To create is to relate - CAG - Vancouver Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC
   E is for Everyone: Celebrating Sister Corita - Museum of Craft and Folk Art, San Francisco, CA

   Sister Corita: The Joyous Revolutionary - Tyler Art Gallery - State University of New York at Oswego, Oswego, NY
   Sister Corita: The Joyous Revolutionary - UMMA - The University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, MI

   Sister Corita Kent - Zach Feuer Gallery (LFL), New York City, NY
   Sign Language: The Pop Art of Sister Corita - Missoula Art Museum MAM, Missoula, MT

   Sister Corita - Kalfayan Galleries - Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki
   What´s in it for you? Plenty! - - Jet, Berlin (closed, 2009)
Description and image  Sister Corita - Kalfayan Galleries - Athen, Athens
   Sister Corita - PASSION FOR THE POSSIBLE - Circleculture Gallery - Berlin, Berlin
   Power Up: Serigraphs by Corita Kent - Thacher Gallery - University of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

   Wet and Wild: The Spirit of Sister Corita - Signal Center for Contemporary Art, Malmö
   Leute wie wir - Grafiken von Sister Corita aus den 1960er Jahren - Museum Ludwig, Cologne
   Sister Corita Kent: Serigraphs - The Snite Museum of Art, Notre Dame, IN

   Sister Corita - works from the 1960s - - Between Bridges, London (closed, 2011)

   The Big G Stands for Goodness: Corita Kent's 1960s Pop - The Luckman Fine Arts Complex, Los Angeles, CA

   Serigraphs by Sister Mary Corita, I.H.M. - Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL


to top Group shows   41

   Macho Man, Tell It To My Heart: Collected by Julie Ault - Artists Space, New York City, NY
Description  Elements, Rudiments and Principles - Boston University Art Gallery - BUAG, Boston, MA
   Tell It To My Heart - Collected by Julie Ault - Fundação Caixa Geral de Depósitos - Culturgest, Lisbon
   Do As You Like - Henie Onstad Art Centre, Høvikodden
   Tell It To My Heart: Collected by Julie Ault - Museum für Gegenwartskunst - Emanuel Hoffmann-Stiftung, Basel
   Tell it to my heart: Collected by Julie Ault - Kunstmuseum Basel, Basel

   Moment - Ynglingagatan 1 - Moderna Museet, Stockholm
   Doing what you want - Tensta Konsthall, Spanga
   Amateurism - Heidelberger Kunstverein, Heidelberg
   Corita Kent and Ciara Phillips - Pull Everything Out - Spike Island, Bristol
   Ein Wunsch bleibt immer übrig - Ludwig Museum im Deutschherrenhaus, Koblenz
   Tercera Trienal Poli/Grafica de San Juan - Trienal Poli/Grafica de San Juan, San Juan
   Arthur Rainbow - Air de Paris, Paris
   You, Me, We, She - Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

   Happy Holidays! Drawings! - Alex Zachary Peter Currie, New York City, NY
   Power Up! Female Pop Art - Städtische Galerie Bietigheim-Bissingen, Bietigheim-Bissingen

   Freedom of Speech - Kunstverein in Hamburg, Hamburg
   Freedom of Speech - NBK - Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin
   Open - Zach Feuer Gallery (LFL), New York City, NY
Description  POWER UP - Female Pop Art - Kunsthalle Wien (Museumsquartier), Vienna
   Art Against Empire—Graphic Responses to U.S. Intervention Since World War II - LACE - Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA
Description  Pieces of 9: Reframing the Collection - UAM - University Art Museum, Long Beach, CA
   You Can Heal Your Life! - Circus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

   We Have Never Met Before [...] - Standard (Oslo), Oslo
Description and image  Brussels Biennial 1 - Brussels Biennial, Brussels
   That Was Then...This Is Now - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
   Flower Power - a subversive botanical - New Mexico Museum Arts, Santa Fe, NM

   If Everybody had an Ocean: Brian Wilson, une exposition - CAPC - Musée d'art contemporain, Bordeaux
Description and image  “Uneasy Angel / Imagine Los Angeles” - - Monika Sprüth Philomene Magers, Munich (closed)
Description and image  Darling, take Fountain - Kalfayan Galleries - Athen, Athens
   If Everybody had an Ocean: Brian Wilson: An Art Exhibition - Tate St. Ives, St. Ives, Cornwall
   THE SHE OF IT - Tobey C. Moss Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
   L.A. Desire (Part 1) - - Galerie Dennis Kimmerich, Dusseldorf (closed)
   Honoring Our Legends - Sioux City Art Center, Sioux City, IA
   The Believers - Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art - MASSMoCA, North Adams, MA
   Endless Western Sunset - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY

   Opening the Vault - Sioux City Art Center, Sioux City, IA
Description  Just do it! - Die Subversion der Zeichen von Marcel Duchamp bis Prada Meinhof - Lentos Kunstmuseum Linz, Linz

   Matrix 134 - The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford, CT

   International Women's Year: A Selection from the Simon Fraser Collection - Surrey Art Gallery, Surrey, BC

   Selections From the Home Savings & Loan Ahmanson Collection - Mt. San Antonio College Art Gallery, Walnut, CA


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 Kalfayan Galleries - Athen, Athens
 Kalfayan Galleries - Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki


 Zach Feuer Gallery (LFL), New York City, NY


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 Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD


 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive BAM/PFA, Berkeley, CA
 UAM - University Art Museum, Long Beach, CA
 The Luckman Fine Arts Complex, Los Angeles, CA
 Catherine G. Murphy Gallery - St. Catherine University, Saint Paul, MN
 San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
 Brauer Museum of Art, Valparaiso, IN


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