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Giovanni Battista Piranesi 1720-1778, IT

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 130

    Ongoing group exhibitions 1

    until 30 Nov 2014
    Five Centuries of Melancholia - University of Queensland Art Museum, Brisbane, QLD

    Solo shows 45

    2013
    Giambattista Piranes - Piranes, and the Arts of Design - San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, CA
    2012
    La memoria visionaria - Museo de Bellas Artes de Bilbao, Bilbao
    Las artes de Piranesi - Arquitecto, grabador, anticuario, vedutista y diseñador - CaixaForum Barcelona, Barcelona
    The Art of Piranesi - CaixaForum Madrid, Madrid
    2011
    Ruins, Palaces and Prisons - The State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg
    Giovanni Battista Piranesi (1720 - 1778) - Museo de bellas artes de Valencia, Valencia
    Giovani Battista Piranesi - Obra Grafica - M.A.X. Museo, Chiasso
    2010
    Piranesi's Prisons - Mead Gallery - Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry
    Kennen Sie Rom? Piranesi inszeniert die Antike - Städtische Kunsthalle Mannheim, Mannheim
    PIRANESI’S PRISONS: Architecture of Mystery and Imagination - Art Gallery of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta
    Architect Printmakers: The Pin-up - Childs Gallery Ltd., Boston, MA
    2009
    Piranèse - Vues de Rome - Musée des beaux-arts Dijon, Dijon
    Giovanni Battista Piranesi - David Tunick, Inc., New York City, NY
    Giovanni Battista Piranesi: Vedute E Capricci - Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, ON
    Imaging Rome Through Artists\' Eyes, 1600-1800 - The Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin, OH
    2008
    Giovanni Battista Piranèse - Centre Dürrenmatt, Neuchâtel
    Piranesi: Views of Rome - Hallie Ford Museum of Art (HFMA), Salem, OR
    2007
    Pulp Fictions: The Art of Giovanni Battista Piranesi - Adam Art Gallery Te Pātaka Toi, Wellington
    Piranesi as Designer - Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, New York City, NY
    2006
    Piranesi: Architecture of the Eye and Mind - Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick, NJ
    2005
    Giovanni Battista Piranesi: The Reasons For Ruins - UAMA - The University of Arizona Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
    Giovanni Battista Piranesi - Selected Etchings from the Collection of Bruce W. Frier - Institute for the Humanities, Ann Arbor, MI
    2003
    Piranesi - The Imaginary Prisons - Milton Keynes Gallery, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
    Giovanni Battista Piranesi - Drawings and the imaginary prisons - University Gallery and Baring Wing - Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne
    2001
    Piranesi and Architectural Fantasy - MFA - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA
    1998
    Giovanni Battista Piranesi - Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht
    1997
    Imaginary Prisons: Piranesi\'s Carceri - Davison Art Center, Middletown
    1996
    Giovanni Battista Piranesi: Etchings - National Gallery of Canada - Musée des beaux-arts du Canada, Ottawa, ON
    1995
    The Art of Exaggeration: Piranesi\'s Perspectives on Rome - USC Fisher Museum - University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
    1991
    Giovanni Battista Piranesi - Statens museum for kunst, Copenhagen
    1985
    Etchings by G.B. Piranesi - Emerson Gallery at Hamilton College, Clinton, NY
    1979
    Giovanni Battista Piranesi - Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf
    1978
    Piranesi: The Early Architectural Fantasies - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    Piranesi - Statens museum for kunst, Copenhagen
    1977
    Prints of Piranesi - The Museum of Modern Art, Kamakura, Kamakura
    1975
    Piranesi Prints and Drawings - Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX
    1972
    Piranesi - McMaster Museum of Art, Hamilton, ON
    1971
    Giovanni Battista Piranesi - Galerie Utermann, Dortmund
    G.B. Piranesi: Etchings of Prisons, Views of Rome from the National Gallery of Art Collection - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    1966
    Piranesi Etchings from the Collection of the National Gallery of Art - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    1964
    G.B. Piranesi: The Prisons - National Gallery of Canada - Musée des beaux-arts du Canada, Ottawa, ON
    Piranesi Etchings of Prisons and Views of Rome from the National Gallery of Art Collection - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    1963
    Piranesi - Statens museum for kunst, Copenhagen
    1952
    Etchings by Piranesi - Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis, MO
    1939
    Raderinger af G. B. Piranesi - Statens museum for kunst, Copenhagen

    Group shows 85

    2014
    Manifesta 10 - Manifesta - European Biennial of Contemporary Art, Amsterdam
    The Piranesi effect - The Ian Potter Museum of Art, Melbourne, VIC
    2013
    Afterlives of Gardens - Kumu Art Museum, Tallinn
    Canaletto and Piranesi: Italian “Vedute” and “Capricci” - Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, AL
    Vedute di Roma - Mount Holyoke College Art Museum, South Hadley, MA
    2012
    Mythologia - Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR
    The Supersurrealism - Moderna Museet Malmö, Malmö
    The Invention of Fantasy - Eighteenth-Century Venice - MFA - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA
    Ornament - Ausblick auf die Moderne - Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg
    The Getty Research Institute: Recent Print Acquisitions - J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA
    Tiefe Blicke - Meisterwerke der Druckgrafik - Städtische Galerie Delmenhorst, Delmenhorst
    2011
    Faces in Time: Portraits from the Renaissance to the Modern - Childs Gallery Ltd., Boston, MA
    Night Scented Stock, Curated By Todd Levin - Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York City, NY
    Night Scented Stock - Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York City, NY
    TRA. The edge of becoming - Palazzo Fortuny, Venice
    Rom sehen und sterben... - Kunsthalle Erfurt, Erfurt
    Italian Master Drawings from the Wolfgang Ratjen Collection: 1525–1835 - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    Drawing and its Double - The Drawing Center, New York City, NY
    Parcours d\'un galeriste. François Ditesheim - Musée des beaux-arts de La Chaux-de-Fonds, Neuchâtel
    Caprice and Corruption: 18th-Century Prints - Davison Art Center, Middletown
    Von Goya bis Picasso - Internationale Graphik aus der Schenkung Kastner - Schlossmuseum Linz, Linz
    2010
    From Classic to Romantic: British Art in an Age of Transition - The Fralin Museum of Art - University of Virginia Art Museums, Charlottesville, VA
    No New Thing Under the Sun - Royal Academy of Arts, London
    Romanticism to Modernism: Graphic Masterpieces from Piranesi to Picasso - Boca Museum of Art, Boca Raton, FL
    Shadows: Works from the National Museums of Art - The National Art Center Tokyo, Tokyo
    Good Things Come in Small Packages: The Collection of Elisabeth French - American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center, Washington, DC
    Master Drawings New York - David Tunick, Inc., New York City, NY
    2009
    Festive Cornucopia - Art 18/21, Norwich
    Intaglio: Italian Etchings and Engravings - Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA
    Impressions: Etchings From The Fia\'s Collection - Flint Institute of Arts, Flint, MI
    European graphic art – master of technique - Silesian Museum, Katowice
    In-finitum - Palazzo Fortuny, Venice
    La Beaute de l\'Estampe-correspondances - Galerie Ditesheim & Maffei, Neuchâtel
    Öffentliche Erregung - Loop - Raum für aktuelle Kunst, Berlin
    2008
    From Venice to Dresden - National Art Museum of Ukraine, Kiev, Kiev
    Imaginary Spaces: Selections from The Menil Collection - The Menil Collection, Houston, TX
    L´arte incisa. Tra tradizione e sperimentazione - Villa Picena, Colli del Tronto, AP
    2007
    Bilderwahl. Im Dickicht der Städte - Kunsthaus Zürich, Zurich
    Horst Janssen, Falko Behrendt et al. - Museum der bildenden Künste Leipzig, Leipzig
    Imaginary Prisons - NGV National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, VIC
    Drawing from History. Permanent Collection and Loans - ASU Art Museum - Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ
    Prison - Bloomberg Space, London
    Il Settimo Splendore - La modernità della malinconia - Palazzo Forti - Galleria d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Verona
    Pastoral: Quiet Pleasures of the Landscape - Reading Public Museum, Reading, PA
    2006
    The City Real and Ideal - The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD
    Osäkra rum - Waldemarsudde, Stockholm
    The OJAC Celebrates Rembrandt’s 400th Birthday - The Old Jail Art Center, Albany, TX
    The Poetry of Light - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    Melancholie - Genie und Wahnsinn in der Kunst - Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin
    2005
    Visiting Masterpieces: The 100-year-old Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest in nine Hungarian cities - Museum of Fine Arts - Budapest, Budapest
    2004
    Past Presence: Objects of Study at the Getty Research Institute - J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA
    Architectural Images in Prints and Drawings - Childs Gallery Ltd., Boston, MA
    2003
    The Changing Garden - Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University, Stanford, CA
    2002
    Die zweite Schöpfung - Bilder der industriellen welt vom 18. Jahrhundert bis in die Gegenwart - Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin
    Camera con Vista - Cesac - Centro Sperimentale per le Arti Contemporanee, Caraglio
    Barocke Grotesken - Museum Junge Kunst, Frankfurt/Oder
    2001
    The Kindness of Friends - A Selection of Gifts of Drawings and Prints, 1919–200 - Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA, Los Angeles, CA
    The Unfinished Print - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    La fantastica architettura - Cesac - Centro Sperimentale per le Arti Contemporanee, Caraglio
    2000
    Picturing the Past: Piranesi to Pearlstein - Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
    Prints and Drawings from the Permanent Collection - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    Rome - UMMA - The University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, MI
    1999
    Fantasy and Reality: Works by 18th-century Venetian Printmakers - Davison Art Center, Middletown
    1998
    Beauty Contest: Quality in Prints - MFA - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA
    1997
    Building a Collection - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    (Un)Chained: Visions of Freedom and Unfreedom in Prints and Photographs - The Fralin Museum of Art - University of Virginia Art Museums, Charlottesville, VA
    1993
    Da Dürer a Klee - La rappresentazione dell\'Ignoto nei secoli - Museo Cantonale d´Arte Lugano, Lugano
    1982
    Stadt III: Stadt Und Utopie. Modelle Idealer Gemeinschaften - Staatliche Kunsthalle Berlin, Berlin
    1980
    Five Centuries of Master Prints - Missoula Art Museum MAM, Missoula, MT
    1961
    Three Eighteenth Century Italian Etchers: Tiepolo, Canaletto, Piranesi - Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis, MO
    1958
    The Disquieting Muse: Surrealism - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX
    1945
    Italian Eighteenth-Century Prints - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    Prints From The Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection - Indianapolis Museum of Art - IMA, Indianapolis, IN
    1942
    Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century Prints - reopening of the exhibition September 1942 - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century Prints - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    1937
    Fantastic Art, Dada, Surrealism - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    Cubism and Abstract Art - GRAM - Grand Rapids Art Museum, Grand Rapids, MI
    Cubism and Abstract Art - The RISD Museum - University of Rhode Island, Providence, RI
    Cubism and Abstract Art - The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD
    Cubism and Abstract Art - The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
    1936
    Cubism and Abstract Art - The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN
    Cubism and Abstract Art - Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH
    Cubism and Abstract Art - San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
    Cubism and Abstract Art - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    1915
    Etchings by Giambattista Piranesi and Charles Meryon - Indianapolis Museum of Art - IMA, Indianapolis, IN

    Dealer Directory 2

    Canada
    Uno Langmann Limited Fine Arts, Vancouver, BC
    United Kingdom
    Simon Theobald, London

    Collections 19

    Australia
    Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD
    Canada
    Simon Fraser University Art Gallery, Burnaby, BC
    The Nickle Arts Museum, Calgary, AB
    Czech Republic
    Galerie výtvarného umění v Ostravě, Dum umeni, Ostrava
    Finland
    Tampere Art Museum, Tampere
    France
    Musée du Louvre, Paris
    Israel
    The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
    Japan
    Shizuoka Prefectural Museum of Art, Shizuoka
    NMWA The National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo
    Switzerland
    Musée Jenisch, Vevey
    USA
    Michael C. Carlos Museum of Emory University, Atlanta, GA
    DePaul Art Museum, Chicago, IL
    The Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, TX
    The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI
    Reading Public Museum, Reading, PA
    Telfair Museum of Art, Savannah, GA
    R.W. Norton Art Foundation, Shreveport, LA
    Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University, Stanford, CA
    ASU Art Museum - Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ

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