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David Byrne  1952, UK

Rank (2014): 7772 – 

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USA 25
Italy 19
Germany 5
Spain 3
Belgium 3

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Artist Rank
Anton Corbijn  2753 10
Robert Gligorov  4147 10
Laurie Anderson  1090 9
Andy Warhol  1 8

to top Most exhibitions held at:

  LipanjePuntin Artecontemporanea - Trieste, Italy 10
  Galerie Transit, Belgium 2
  SMS Contemporanea, ex Palazzo Delle Papesse, Italy 2
  Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art - MASSMoCA, USA 2
  Pace / Macgill Gallery, USA 2

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1952 Born in Dumbarton, Scotland (UK)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 65  Please report missing Information

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   David Byrne - Arboretum - Electric Works, San Francisco, CA

   David Byrne: Furnishing The Self- Upholstering The Soul - Pace / Macgill Gallery, New York City, NY

   David Byrne - Playing the Building - Färgfabriken Stockholm, Stockholm

Description  David Byrne - George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film, Rochester, NY

   David Byrne - Elective Affinities (A Trade Show Demonstration) - Track 16 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

   David Byrne - Summa scientiae mundi - LipanjePuntin Artecontemporanea - Trieste, Trieste

   David Byrne: Desire - Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art - MASSMoCA, North Adams, MA

   David Byrne Strange Ritual - Cristinerose Gallery, New York City, NY
  ARNDTDavid Byrne - Sleepless Nights - ARNDT, Berlin Send message

   David Byrne - Galerie Transit, Mechelen


to top Group shows   55

   Sound Versus System - Kunsthall Oslo, Oslo
   For My Eyes Only - Maribor Art Gallery, Maribor

   Postmodernismo. Stile e Sovversione 1970-1990 - MART- Museo d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, Rovereto

Description  The Private Collection of Robert Rauschenberg - Gagosian Gallery , New York City, NY
   Social Media - The Pace Gallery - 510 W 25th Street, New York City, NY

   Passion Is The Difference. Part Iii. - LipanjePuntin Artecontemporanea - Trieste, Trieste
   Playing the City II - Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt/Main
Description and image  THE RECORD Contemporary ART and VINYL - Nasher Museum of Art, Durham, NC
   DRAW - Muestra de dibujo contemporáneo - Museo de la Ciudad de Mexico, Mexico City
   Still in motion - LipanjePuntin Artecontemporanea - Trieste, Trieste

   Still in Motion - The 10th Anniversary - LipanjePuntin Artecontemporanea - Trieste, Trieste
Description and image  MOCA´s First Thirty Years - MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
   In Stitches - Leila Heller Gallery, New York City, NY
   Economy of Scale - Hemphill Fine Arts, Washington, DC
   Bike Rides: The Exhibition - The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, CT

   Maquinas y Almas - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid
Description and image  It's not only Rock 'n' Roll, Baby! - BOZAR - Palais des Beaux-Arts / Paleis voor Schone Kunsten, Brussels
   Brasil desFocos [o olho de fora] - Paço das Artes, São Paulo

   SUPERMODELS II: Real vs Unreal - LipanjePuntin Artecontemporanea - Roma, Rome
   Deaf 2 - "From the Audible to the Visible" - Galerie Frank Elbaz, Paris
   Brasil desFocos [o olho de fora] - Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil - CCBB - Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
   Hot + Bothered: Looking at the Landscape - Pace / Macgill Gallery, New York City, NY
   The Trip-Pop Game - LipanjePuntin Artecontemporanea - Trieste, Trieste
   Photo-shop - Galleria Spazia, Bologna
   Is there anybody out there? - LipanjePuntin Artecontemporanea - Trieste, Trieste

   Tuttolibri - Galleria Milano, Milan
   "Draw" Tour - Fuse Gallery, New York City, NY
   Good Vibrations - Le arti visive e il Rock - SMS Contemporanea, ex Palazzo Delle Papesse, Siena
   Sound & Vision - Museo della Città, Perugia

   The Print Show - - Exit Art, New York City, NY (closed, 2012)
   200 Drawings: Annie Herron and Barry Blinderman Select from the Pierogi Flatfile - University Galleries at Illinois State University, Normal, Il
Description  Shhhh.... - Victoria & Albert Museum - V&A, London
   Structures of desire - LipanjePuntin Artecontemporanea - Trieste, Trieste
   Tactical Action - Gigantic Art Space, New York City, NY
   iNTeRiM - Galerie Transit, Mechelen
   Pierogi: The Flat Files - The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburg, PA

   The bridges of art - Il Ponte Contemporanea, Rome
   Melting Pop - SMS Contemporanea, ex Palazzo Delle Papesse, Siena
   Como si nada - Fundació Foto Colectania, Barcelona
   True Fictions - Inszenierte Fotokunst der 1990er Jahre - Kunstpalais Erlangen, Erlangen

Description  Multimedia Installation Bam! Bam! Bam! Catching the next wave for 20 years - Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York City, NY
   True Fictions. Inszenierte Fotokunst der neunziger Jahre - Kunsthaus Dresden, Dresden
   Where is Elvis? - Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York City, NY
   True Fictions - Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen

   L’art vu à distance - FRAC - Limousin, Limoges
   Credit Game - NTT InterCommunication Center [ICC], Tokyo
   Le Muse Inquietanti - Fondazione Museo Pino Pascali - Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Polignano a Mare, PBA
Description  I Bienal de Valencia - The Body of Art - Bienal de Valencia, Valencia

Description and image  The wedding party - LipanjePuntin Artecontemporanea - Trieste, Trieste
Description and image  Supermodel - Identity and Transformation - LipanjePuntin Artecontemporanea - Trieste, Trieste

   Still (in) Motion - LipanjePuntin Artecontemporanea - Trieste, Trieste
Description  The "Before" Pictures: From Mill to Museum - Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art - MASSMoCA, North Adams, MA

   Sweat - - Exit Art, New York City, NY (closed, 2012)

   Performance Video - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

   New York/New Wave - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY


 Dealer Directory  2


 Pace / Macgill Gallery, New York City, NY
 Hemphill Fine Arts, Washington, DC


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 Eileen S. Kaminsky Family Foundation - ESKFF, Jersey City, NJ
 MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY


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