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James Lee Byars 1932-1997, US

Rank (2014): 235 +

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 304

    Ongoing solo exhibitions 1

    until 19 Dec 2014
    James Lee Byars - Rotar Letters To A Friend - Cosar HMT, Dusseldorf

    Ongoing group exhibitions 4

    until 30 Dec 2014
    Dahlhausen Viral - Kunstmuseum Ahlen, Ahlen
    until 11 Jan 2015
    Gold - Bass Museum of Art, Miami, FL
    until 30 Oct 2017
    Man in the Mirror - Vanhaerents Art Collection, Brussels
    until 01 Mar 2015
    KoelnSkulptur #7 - Skulpturenpark Köln, Cologne

    Solo shows 56

    2014
    James Lee Byars: 1/2 an Autobiography - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
    James Lee Byars - Is Is And Other Works - Michael Werner Gallery - New York, New York City, NY
    James Lee Byars: I Cancel All My Works At Death - Museum of Contemporay Art Detroit, Detroit, MI
    2013
    James Lee Byars: ½ An Autobiography - Museo Jumex, Mexico City
    James Lee Byars - I Can't Stand to Look at The Earth - Maccarone Gallery, New York City, NY
    The Philosophical Nail - Meessen De Clercq, Brussels
    James Lee Byars - Early Works And The Angel - Michael Werner Gallery - London, London
    2012
    James Lee Byars - de Sarthe Gallery, Hong Kong
    The Monument to Cleopatra - Michael Werner Gallery - New York, New York City, NY
    James Lee Byars - Overduin and Kite, Los Angeles, CA
    2010
    James Lee Byars - From Life to Art and Back Again - Argos, Brussels
    2009
    James Lee Byars - Yorkshire Sculpture Park - YSP, Wakefield, West Yorkshire
    James Lee Byars - Milton Keynes Gallery, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
    2008
    James Lee Byars: The Perfect Audience - Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive BAM/PFA, Berkeley, CA
    James Lee Byars: Five Points Make A Man - Michael Werner Gallery - New York, New York City, NY
    2007
    James Lee Byars - The Art of Writing - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    2006
    James Lee Byars - Mary Boone Gallery - 745 Fifth Avenue, New York City, NY
    James Lee Byars - Mary Boone Gallery - 541 West 24 Street, New York City, NY
    James Lee Byars - Perry Rubenstein Gallery - 527 West 23 Street, New York City, NY
    James Lee Byars: The Rest is Silence - Michael Werner Gallery - New York, New York City, NY
    James Lee Byars - Mary Boone Gallery - 745 Fifth Avenue, New York City, NY
    2005
    James Lee Byars: Selected Works - Baldwin Gallery, Aspen, CO
    2004
    JAMES LEE BYARS - rétrospective, LIFE, LOVE AND DEATH - Musée d'Art Moderne et Contemporain (MAMCS), Strasbourg
    James Lee Byars: The Perfect Silence - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    Leben, Liebe und Tod - das Werk von James Lee Byars - Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt/Main
    James Lee Byars - Letters from the World’s Most Famous Unknown Artist - Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art - MASSMoCA, North Adams, MA
    2003
    James Lee Byars: The Moon Books: Above and Below - Michael Werner Gallery - New York, New York City, NY
    2002
    James Lee Byars - Timothy Taylor Gallery, London
    2001
    James Lee Byars: Works on paper - Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, IL
    2000
    Hey Joe, wir sollten die documenta 6 gemeinsam machen! James Lee Byars - Briefe - Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel
    James Lee Byars - Brieven aan Joseph Beuys - MuHKA Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen, Antwerp
    James Lee Byars: The Poetic Conceit and Other Black Works - Michael Werner Gallery - New York, New York City, NY
    James Lee Byars - Galerie Sabine Knust, Munich
    1999
    The Epitaph of Con.Art is which Questions have disappeared ? - kestnergesellschaft, Hannover
    James Lee Byars: The Rose Table of Perfect and Slit Moon - Michael Werner Gallery - New York, New York City, NY
    1998
    James Lee Byars - Arts Club of Chicago, Chicago, IL
    James Lee Byars: Four Early Drawings and a Black Figure on the Floor - Michael Werner Gallery - New York, New York City, NY
    1997
    James Lee Byars, the palace of perfect - Museu Serralves - Museu de Arte Contemporânea, Porto
    1996
    James Lee Byars: The Monument to Language - Henry Moore Institute, Leeds
    1995
    James Lee Byars - Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Paris
    1994
    Drawings - SCAI the Bathhouse, Tokyo
    1993
    James Lee Byars - SCAI the Bathhouse, Tokyo
    1992
    James Lee Byars - Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm
    James Lee Byars - Mary Boone Gallery - 745 Fifth Avenue, New York City, NY
    1990
    The Perfect Thought: An Exhibition by James Lee Byars - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX
    1989
    James Lee Byars. The palace of good luck - Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Turin
    James Lee Byars - Mary Boone Gallery - 745 Fifth Avenue, New York City, NY
    1988
    James Lee Byars - Mary Boone Gallery - 745 Fifth Avenue, New York City, NY
    1987
    James Lee Byars / MATRIX 105 - Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive BAM/PFA, Berkeley, CA
    1986
    James Lee Byars - Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf
    1985
    James Lee Byars - Mary Boone Gallery - 745 Fifth Avenue, New York City, NY
    1982
    James Lee Byars - Westfälischer Kunstverein, Münster
    James Lee Byars - Exhibition JLB - de Appel arts centre, Amsterdam
    1978
    James Lee Byars - Kunsthalle Bern, Bern
    James Lee Byars / MATRIX 4 - Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive BAM/PFA, Berkeley, CA
    1977
    James Lee Byars - Städtisches Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach

    Group shows 248

    2014
    Une Lettre Ar­rive Tou­jours - La Panacée, Montpellier
    Another Look at Detroit: Parts 1 and 2 - Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York City, NY
    Another Look at Detroit - Marlborough Chelsea, New York City, NY
    Love Story – Sammlung Anne & Wolfgang Titze - 21er Haus, Vienna
    Love Story - The Anne & Wolfgang Titze Collection - Belvedere, Vienna
    Anish Kapoor & James Lee Byars - Galerie Kamel Mennour, Paris
    Crossings - International Centre of Graphic Arts (MGLC), Ljubljana
    Macht.Wahn.Vision. Rapunzel & Co. Von Türmen und Menschen in der Kunst - Arp Museum Bahnhof Rolandseck, Remagen
    Art and Alchemy - The Mystery of Transformation - Museum Kunstpalast, Dusseldorf
    Full House - 15 Years of Inventory and Exhibitions at Aeroplastics Contemporary - AEROPLASTICS contemporary, Brussels
    Mingei are your here? - The Pace Gallery - 508 West 25th Street, New York City, NY
    L\'expérience Furkart - Centre culturel Suisse, Paris
    Paper I Cartró - Galería Kewenig, Palma de Mallorca
    Siehe was dich sieht - Franz Graf (group show) - 21er Haus, Vienna
    Bibliologie - FRAC - Haute-Normandie, Sotteville-lès-Rouen
    Texte In der Kunst - Georg Kargl Fine Arts & Georg Kargl Box, Vienna
    2013
    Goethe, Bond and Beuys - The Furka, 1779 – 1991 - Bromer Art Collection (BAC), Rogg­wil-Kal­ten­her­berg
    Macht/Wahn/Vision - Der Turm und urbane Giganten - Museum im Deutschhof, Heilbronn
    Macht/Wahn/Vision - Der Turm und urbane Giganten - Städtische Museen Heilbronn, Heilbronn
    Macht. Wahn. Vision. - Kunsthalle Vogelmann, Heilbronn
    B.A.B.E - The Best Artists Books and Editors - Immanence, espace d'art contemporain, Paris
    der schein | glanz, glamour, illusion - kestnergesellschaft, Hannover
    Nineteen Seventy - The Collection Toni Gerber - Kunstmuseum Luzern, Lucerne
    Herbst der Gammler (Fall of Flackers) - Sassa Trülzsch, Berlin
    Serralves Collection - Conceptual Form and Material Actions - Museu Serralves - Museu de Arte Contemporânea, Porto
    La persistencia de la geometría - Museo Universitario de Arte Contemporáneo - MUAC, Mexico City
    The Collection As A Character - MuHKA Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen, Antwerp
    Biennale di Venezia - 55th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
    Mon île de Montmajour - CIRVA - Centre international de recherche sur le verre, Marseille
    Continental Drift I & II - Konzeptkunst in Kanada: Die 1960er und 70er Jahre - Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe
    (P)Arerga & (P)Aralipomena Della (P)Ittura - Bonelli Arte Contemporanea, Mantova
    Des Mondes Possibles - FRAC - Franche-Comté, Besançon
    From Page to Space / Vom Blatt zum Raum - Kunsthaus Kaufbeuren, Kaufbeuren
    Rêves de Venise - Institut culturel Bernard Magrez, Bordeaux
    Finisce e Continue - Gesso Artspace, Vienna
    Contra Tàpies - Fundación Antoni Tàpies, Barcelona
    Neunzehnhundertsiebzig. Material, Orte, Denkprozesse - Kunstmuseum Luzern, Lucerne
    Sociétés secrètes - Musée Alfred Canel , Pont-Audemer
    Now Here is also Nowhere: Part II - Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
    Shakers & Movers - VW (VeneKlasen/Werner), Berlin
    009: Magiciens - Galerie Emmanuel Hervé, Paris
    2012
    FIRST AVENUE: ONE-WAY STREET - Museu Serralves - Museu de Arte Contemporânea, Porto
    From Page to Space - Galerija Murska Sobota, Murska Sobota
    Transitions: Drawings From The Collection Of Mima - Mead Gallery - Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry
    La Collection Michael Werner - Musée d´Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris - MAM/ARC, Paris
    Juwelen im Rheingold - 10 Jahre Sammlung Rheingold - Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf
    Group-show With Guest Gallery Ajlart. - Epicentro art, Berlin
    Alphabet Of The Magi - Galeria Mendes Wood, São Paulo
    Paper - MAMAC - Musee d´Art Moderne et d`Art Contemporain Nice, Nice
    Klein - Byars - Kapoor - MAMAC - Musee d´Art Moderne et d`Art Contemporain Nice, Nice
    Invisible - Hayward Gallery, London
    Mount Fuji does not exist - FRAC - Ile-de-France Le Plateau, Paris
    À rebours - Venus Over Manhattan, New York City, NY
    Sammeln, was man liebt - Museum im Kulturspeicher, Würzburg
    The Artists’ Postcard Show - Spike Island, Bristol
    Gold - Belvedere, Vienna
    Asche und Gold Eine Weltenreise - MARTa Herford, Herford
    Spirits of Internationalism 6 European collections, 1956 - 1986 - Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven
    Spirits Of Internationalism - MuHKA Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen, Antwerp
    2011
    Arte Povera International - Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Turin
    I hate Paul Klee (Papierarbeiten und Künstlerbücher aus der Sammlung Speck) - Leopold Hoesch Museum, Düren
    3. Bienal del Fin del Mundo – Antropoceno - Bienal al Fin del Mundo, Buenos Aires
    Museum Show Part 1 - Arnolfini, Bristol
    AS OF 23 September 2011 He disappeared into complete silence - rereading a single artwork by Louise Bourgeois - De Hallen, Haarlem
    „Rectangle and Square“ – Von Picasso bis Judd, Erwerbungen der Rupf-Stiftung - Kunstmuseum Bern, Bern
    Yokohama Triennale 2011 - Yokohama Triennale, Yokohama
    An Imaginary Party - Trabajos sobre papel - Galeria Luis Adelantado - Valencia, Valencia
    FLOWERS FOR SUMMER - Michael Werner Gallery - New York, New York City, NY
    Out of Storage: Provisoire & Définitif - Marres - Centre for Contemporary Culture, Maastricht
    Silence and Time - Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX
    KölnSkulptur #6 - Skulpturenpark Köln, Cologne
    Group Show: Post War and Contemporary Masters - de Sarthe Gallery, Paradise Valley, AZ
    Sympathy for the Devil - Vanhaerents Art Collection, Brussels
    Tracks - Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz
    From Page to Space - Weserburg | Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen
    The Pilgrim, the Tourist, the Flaneur (and the Worker) Play Van Abbe Part 4 - Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven
    Sculpture In So Many Words: Text Pieces 1960-75 - ZieherSmith, New York City, NY
    2010
    Ordinary Madness - Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburg, PA
    Misericordia - Prism, West Hollywood, CA
    \"Noli me tangere! Touch me not / Cease holding on to me\" - Kolumba, Cologne
    ...des poètes de la sculpture - Galerie de France, Paris
    8th Gwangju Biennale - 10,000 Lives - Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju
    Summer Reading - Michael Werner Gallery - New York, New York City, NY
    Bilder in Bewegung - Museum Ludwig, Cologne
    Reflection - Nathan A. Bernstein Co. Ltd., New York City, NY
    Less is More: Pictures, Objects, Concepts From the Collection and Archive of Herman and Nicole Daled 1966-1978 - Argos, Brussels
    S.M.S.: An Archive of the 60s - UAM - University Art Museum, Long Beach, CA
    2009
    1969 - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
    Deadline - Musée d´Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris - MAM/ARC, Paris
    TEXTILES Kunst en het sociale weefsel - MuHKA Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen, Antwerp
    Matthew Brannon, Marcel Broodthaers, James Lee Byars, William E. Jones - David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    The Quick and the Dead - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
    KölnSkulptur 5 - Skulpturenpark Köln, Cologne
    Old Masters, Modern & Contemporary Art - Galerie Marie-Puck Broodthaers, Brussels
    NeoHooDoo: Art for a Forgotten Faith - MAM - Miami Art Museum, Miami, FL
    Bijoux de famille - Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris
    The Third Mind: American Artists Contemplate Asia: 1860-1989 - Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City, NY
    Vivre l'art - collection Venet - Espace de l’art concret, Mouans Sartoux
    2008
    feelgood things - curated by guillaume bijl - Mulier Mulier Gallery, Knokke-Heist
    Small Paintings 2008 - Zoumboulakis Galleries, Athens
    the line is a lonely hunter - New Jerseyy, Basel
    NeoHooDoo: Art for a Forgotten Faith - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
    PERFORMING THE CITY - Kunst Aktionismus im Stadt Raum 60er und 70er Jahre - Lothringer13 - Städtische Kunsthalle München, Munich
    One Way, One Ticket - IVAM - Institut Valencià d'Art Modern, Valencia
    Pretty Ugly - Gavin Brown's Enterprise, New York City, NY
    ...In The Cherished Company of Others...(1648-2036) - de Appel arts centre, Amsterdam
    Word Event - Gruppenausstellung - Kunsthalle Basel, Basel
    NeoHooDoo: Art for a Forgotten Faith - Anton Kern Gallery, New York City, NY
    NeoHooDoo: Art for a Forgotten Faith - The Menil Collection, Houston, TX
    That Was Then...This Is Now - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
    Sonsbeek 2008 - Carried Away Procession in Art - Museum voor Moderne Kunst Arnhem - MMKA, Arnhem
    Call it what you like - Collection Rik Reinking - Kunst Centret Silkeborg Bad, Silkeborg
    DIFFRACTED SOLSTICE - Group Exhibition - AEROPLASTICS contemporary, Brussels
    Traces du Sacré - Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris
    MATRIX/REDUX - Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive BAM/PFA, Berkeley, CA
    Martian Museum of Terrestrial Art - Barbican Art Gallery, London
    Power - Foxy Production, New York City, NY
    Art Metropole: The Top 100 - MSVU Art Gallery, Halifax, NS
    2007
    Ghosts - Galerie de multiples - GDM, Paris
    A Theater without Theater - Berardo Museum - Collection of Modern and Contemporary Art, Lisbon
    The invisible Show - CCA - The Center for Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv
    Performa - SI Swiss Institute, New York City, NY
    Performa 07 - The Second Biennial of New Visual Art Performance - Performa, New York City, NY
    Japan und der Westen. Die erfüllte Leere - Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg
    documentamomente - Galerie Poll, Berlin
    Who’s got the Big Picture? - MuHKA Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen, Antwerp
    MARTa schweigt - Garde le silence, le silence te gardera - MARTa Herford, Herford
    A theatre without theatre - Museu d´Art Contemporani de Barcelona - MACBA, Barcelona
    Die Kunst zu Sammeln - Museum Kunstpalast, Dusseldorf
    The Sublime is Now! Das Erhabene in der zeitgenössischen Kunst - museum franz gertsch, Burgdorf
    KölnSkulptur 4 - Skulpturenpark Köln, Cologne
    Speed #1 - natura naturata - velocidad sin movimiento - IVAM - Institut Valencià d'Art Modern, Valencia
    Byars & Beuys - Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven
    The Invisible Show - Centro José Guerrero, Granada
    Aus der Sammlung: Kein Ort - Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz
    Die Geschichte wiederholt sich nicht! - Bielefelder Kunstverein, Bielefeld
    Auswahl - Michael Werner Kunsthandel, Cologne
    2006
    Drapeaux gris - CAPC - Musée d'art contemporain, Bordeaux
    Art Metropole - The Top 100 - National Gallery of Canada - Musée des beaux-arts du Canada, Ottawa, ON
    busy going crazy. the Sylvio Perlstein collection - La Maison Rouge, Paris
    The invisible Show - MARCO Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo, Vigo
    Elemental Form - L&M Arts, New York, New York City, NY
    The Materialization Of Sensibility: Art And Alchemy - Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York City, NY
    Black and White: Drawings for Summer - Michael Werner Gallery - New York, New York City, NY
    \"Transformation\" - Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz
    The Sublime is Now! Das Erhabene in der zeitgenössischen Kunst - museum franz gertsch, Burgdorf
    I still love the 20th century - Georg Kargl Fine Arts & Georg Kargl Box, Vienna
    Welten - Weserburg | Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen
    Hundert Küsse sind besser als einer (Hundred Kisses are better than one) - Krinzinger Projekte, Vienna
    2005
    A Brief History of Invisible Art - CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, CA
    Looking at Words - Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York City, NY
    Fifteen Artists by Erhard Wehrmann - Galerie Poll, Berlin
    Take Two - Worlds and Views - Contemporary Art from the Collection - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    Lothar Baumgarten, James Lee Byars - In Progress IV für Harald Szeemann - Kewenig Galerie, Cologne
    Der Rote Teppich - Kunstverein KISS Kunst im Schloss Untergröningen e.V., Abtsgmünd-Untergröningen
    (my private) Heroes - MARTa Herford, Herford
    Private/Corporate III - Daimler Contemporary, Berlin
    2004
    Dear ICC - Aspects of contemporary art in Belgium 1970-1985 - MuHKA Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen, Antwerp
    Contemporary Works on Paper from the Collection - New Mexico Museum Arts, Santa Fe, NM
    The Future Has a Silver Lining - Genealogies of Glamour - Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich
    Monocromos - de Malevich al presente - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid
    Aimer, travailler, exister - Propositions communautaires dans l'après-1968 - Mamco - musée d´art moderne et contemporain, Geneva
    Aimer, travailler, exister : propositions communautaires dans l’après-1968 - MAGASIN - Centre National d’art Contemporain de Grenoble, Grenoble
    "The Big Nothing" - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Art - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
    2003
    Outlook - Benaki Museum, Athens
    Happiness - A Survival Guide for Art and Life - Mori Art Museum, Tokyo
    DAS NICHTS oder das Unbegreifliche des Unendlichen? - Weserburg | Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen
    Himmel falden / Himmel Schwer - Kunsthallen Brandts, Odense
    Die Himmel - Kunstraum Eisengraberamt p.p., Gföhl
    \"Figure & Composition\" - Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz
    Updated Collection Presentation (IV) - MuHKA Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen, Antwerp
    Zona People 1974-1985 Non profit art space - Firenze - Mamco - musée d´art moderne et contemporain, Geneva
    HIMMELSCHWER - Transformationen der Schwerkraft - Minoriten Kultur, Graz
    Himmelsschwer - Transformationen der Schwerkraft - Landesmuseum Joanneum / Volkskunde, Graz
    Figur / Figure - Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz
    Louise Bourgeois, James Lee Byars - Il disparut dans le silence total - Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris
    2002
    Les années 70 : l’art en cause - CAPC - Musée d'art contemporain, Bordeaux
    Thin Skin - Gemeentemuseum Helmond - Boscotondohal, Helmond
    Exposition inaugurale - l'Herbier & le Nuage - MAC's Grand Hornu - Musée des Arts Contemporains, Hornu
    OUT OF PRINT/ EDIÇÃO ESGOTADA - Museu Serralves - Museu de Arte Contemporânea, Porto
    Zeitmaschine - Kunstmuseum Bern, Bern
    Dasein Existence - Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz
    2001
    Museumsshop - Galerie Lisi Hämmerle, Bregenz
    The Inward Eye - Transcendence in Contemporary Art - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX
    Made in Black - Jousse Entreprise, Paris
    8.Triennale Kleinplastik - Triennale Kleinplastik Fellbach, Fellbach
    Fourth International Biennial Exhibition: Beau Monde: Toward a Redeemed Cosmopolitanism - Site Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM
    SITE Santa Fe's Fourth International Biennial - SITElines, Santa Fe, NM
    il Dono - SMS Contemporanea, Siena
    Vision - Toyota Municipal Museum of Art, Toyota Aichi
    Missing Link. Menschen-Bilder in der Fotografie - Kunsthaus Dresden, Dresden
    The Eternal Instant. Art and Spirituality at the Change of Millennium - Espai d´Art Contemporani de Castelló - EACC, Castellon de la Plana
    The Place of Happiness - Watari-Um - Watari Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo
    2000
    Process / Reprocess - Japan and the West - Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York City, NY
    Et l’art se met au monde - IAC - Institut d'art contemporain Villeurbanne/Rhône-Alpes, Villeurbanne
    La collection - Installations - Musée d'Art Contemporain Lyon, Lyon
    Sinn und Sinnlichkeit - Körper und Geist des Bildes - Weserburg | Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen
    Devotie (over het verloren paneel van het Lam Gods) - W139, Amsterdam
    TOMORROW FOR EVER - Galerie Sfeir-Semler - Hamburg, Hamburg
    Das fünfte Element - Geld oder Kunst - Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf
    1999
    Missing Link. Menschen-Bilder in der Fotografie - Kunstmuseum Bern, Bern
    1 monde réel (1 real world) - Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Paris
    48th International Art Exhibition Venice Biennale / Biennale di Venezia - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
    out of actions - Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo (MOT), Tokyo
    1998
    Saptiotemporal - Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm
    La Nuit, l’oubli (en souvenir de Gilles Dusein) - Mamco - musée d´art moderne et contemporain, Geneva
    Arte y acción - Museu d´Art Contemporani de Barcelona - MACBA, Barcelona
    De la Collection à la Fondation Hermann et Margrit Rupf - Musée des beaux-arts de La Chaux-de-Fonds, Neuchâtel
    out of actions - Aktionismus, Body Art & Performances 1949-1979 - MAK - Museum für Angewandte Kunst, Vienna
    Disappearing Act - Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York City, NY
    Out of Actions: Between Performance and the Object, 1949-1979 - The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, Los Angeles, CA
    1997
    Odeurs... une odyssée - Passage de Retz, Paris
    Amours - Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Paris
    Notfalls leben wir auch ohne Herz - Kunsthalle wien project space karlsplatz, Vienna
    1996
    Under Capricorn - The World Over - Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Amsterdam
    Sammlung Toni Gerber - Kunstmuseum Bern, Bern
    The World Over: Art in the Age of Globalisation - Wellington City Gallery, Wellington
    1995
    Defining Space - The Menil Collection, Houston, TX
    In eigener Sache - Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf
    1994
    SMS/ Sin más suciedad – mail art - MADC Museo de Arte y Diseño Contemporáneo, San José
    Couplet 2 - Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Amsterdam
    Zeitgenossen - Kunstmuseum Bern, Bern
    Drawing Room - Sammlung Speck Köln - Neue Galerie Graz - Universalmuseum Joanneum, Graz
    After Construction - Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm
    1993
    Azur - Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Paris
    1991
    Metropolis - Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin
    1990
    8th Biennale of Sydney 1990 - The Readymade Boomerang - Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, NSW
    1989
    Arbeit mit Papier - Galerie Eugen Lendl, Graz
    Magiciens De La Terre - Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris
    Open Mind (Gesloten Circuits) - SMAK Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Ghent
    1988
    Zeitlos - Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin
    Artschwager / Shapiro / Byars - Kent Gallery, New York City, NY
    1987
    documenta 8 - Documenta, Kassel
    1986
    SkulpturSein - Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf
    Die Sammlung Tony Gerber - Kunstmuseum Bern, Bern
    Choices: Making an Art of Everyday Life - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
    1984
    Ouverture II - Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Turin
    1982
    Zeitgeist - Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin
    documenta 7 - Documenta, Kassel
    Livres d\'artistes = Books by artists - Musée d´art contemporain de Montréal, Montreal, QC
    1981
    Sammlung Crex - Kunstverein in Hamburg, Hamburg
    1978
    The Book of the Arts of Artists\' Books - Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art, Tehran
    1977
    documenta 6 - Documenta, Kassel
    1973
    Bilder, Objekte, Filme, Konzepte - Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus & Kunstbau, Munich
    1972
    documenta 5 - Documenta, Kassel
    1970
    Information - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    Conceptual Art and Conceptual Aspects - New York Cultural Center, New York City, NY
    Contemporary American Sculpture - Indianapolis Museum of Art - IMA, Indianapolis, IN

    Dealer Directory 12

    Belgium
    Galerie Marie-Puck Broodthaers, Brussels
    Mulier Mulier Gallery, Knokke-Heist
    Germany
    Kewenig Galerie, Berlin
    Multiple Box, Hamburg
    Hong Kong
    de Sarthe Gallery, Hong Kong
    Spain
    Galería Pepe Cobo, Madrid
    Galería Kewenig, Palma de Mallorca
    USA
    Baldwin Gallery, Aspen, CO
    Mary Boone Gallery - 541 West 24 Street, New York City, NY
    Mary Boone Gallery - 745 Fifth Avenue, New York City, NY
    Michael Werner Gallery - New York, New York City, NY
    United Kingdom
    Michael Werner Gallery - London, London

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    Belgium
    MuHKA Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen, Antwerp
    France
    Musée d'Art Contemporain Lyon, Lyon
    Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Paris
    Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris
    Germany
    Weserburg | Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen
    Sammlung Reinking, Hamburg
    Städtisches Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach
    Italy
    Trevi Flash Art Museum Of Contemporary Art, Trevi
    Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Turin
    Japan
    Toyota Municipal Museum of Art, Toyota Aichi
    Liechtenstein
    Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz
    Netherlands
    CODA Museum, Apeldoorn
    Slovenia
    International Centre of Graphic Arts (MGLC), Ljubljana
    Spain
    Museu d´Art Contemporani de Barcelona - MACBA, Barcelona
    Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid
    Sweden
    Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm
    Switzerland
    Kunstmuseum Bern, Bern
    USA
    MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
    MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    New Mexico Museum Arts, Santa Fe, NM

    Catalogs

    Gold
    Call it what you like!: Collection Rik Reinking
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  • "The Spherical Book", Michael Werner Kunsthandel

    James Lee Byars

    "The Spherical Book"

    "The Spherical Book", Edition von 2 s.JB 109/1-2, Marmor, 2-teilig, 21 x 21 x 21 cm
    1989

    Michael Werner Kunsthandel
    "Untitled", Michael Werner Gallery - New York

    James Lee Byars

    "Untitled"


    Michael Werner Gallery - New York
    "Untitled", Michael Werner Gallery - New York

    James Lee Byars

    "Untitled"


    Michael Werner Gallery - New York

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    www.vernissage.tv 17 Sep 2008

    James Lee Byars: Im full of Byars / Homage / Kunstmuseum Bern
    James Lee Byars: Im full of Byars / Homage / Kunstmuseum Bern
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