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John Ahearn 1951, US

Rank (2014): 3226 +

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 69

    Solo shows 5

    2014
    Works from Dawson Street and Walton Avenue - Alexander and Bonin, New York City, NY
    2001
    John Ahearn - Pan Chiao - Alexander and Bonin, New York City, NY
    2000
    John Ahearn - Sculpture from East 100th Street, part II - Alexander and Bonin, New York City, NY
    1998
    John Ahearn - Sculpture from East 100th Street - Alexander and Bonin, New York City, NY
    1980
    John Ahearn - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY

    Group shows 64

    2014
    No City Is An Island - The Lodge Gallery, New York City, NY
    lens-based sculpture - Die Veränderung der Skulptur durch die Fotografie - AdK - Akademie der Künste, Berlin
    2013
    Double Hamburger Deluxe - Marlborough Chelsea, New York City, NY
    From the Street Up - Woodward Gallery, New York City, NY
    Busted - High Line Art, New York City, NY
    2012
    This Side of Paradise - No Longer Empty (NLE), New York City, NY
    Every Exit Is An Entrance: 30 Years Of Exit Art - Exit Art, New York City, NY
    This Will Have Been: Art, Love & Politics in the 1980s - Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA), Chicago, IL
    2011
    Captured (A Portrait Show) - Heskin Contemporary, New York City, NY
    Hyper Real – Kunst und Amerika um 1970 - Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen
    2010
    Collecting Contemporary Art: The FUNd at ASU Art Museum - ASU Art Museum - Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ
    Hyper Real - Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig - MUMOK , Vienna
    GLOBAL / NATIONAL - The Order of Chaos - Exit Art, New York City, NY
    2009
    What Would the Community Think? - Speed Art Museum, Louisville, KY
    Urban Archives: That was then this is now - Bronx Museum of the Arts (BxMA), New York City, NY
    Beyond Appearances - Lehman College Art Gallery, New York City, NY
    Pop Up! - Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen
    About Face - Adam Baumgold Gallery, New York City, NY
    2008
    The Labyrinth Wall: From Mythology to Reality - Exit Art, New York City, NY
    Espèces d\'espace - MAGASIN - Centre National d’art Contemporain de Grenoble, Grenoble
    Less is less, more is more, that’s all - CAPC - Musée d'art contemporain, Bordeaux
    2007
    Selected Works by Gallery Artists - Alexander and Bonin, New York City, NY
    John Ahearn and Rigoberto Torres: Inhotim - Alexander and Bonin, New York City, NY
    Commemorating 30 Years Part II: 1981-1990 - Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, IL
    2006
    Radical NY! The Downtown show: the New York art scene, 1974-1984 and abstract expresionism: 1940-1960 - The Contemporary Austin, Austin, TX
    New York's Own - Fuse Gallery, New York City, NY
    The Downtown Show: The New York Art Scene, 1974–1984 - The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburg, PA
    DIE OBERE HÄLFTE. Die Büste von Rodin bis Wang Du - Kunstmuseum Appenzell, Appenzell
    The Downtown Show: The New York Art Scene, 1974–1984 - Grey Art Gallery, NYU, New York City, NY
    The Studio Visit - Exit Art, New York City, NY
    2005
    Personal Mythologies - Earlier, Recent and Future Acquisitions - Honolulu Museum of Art, Honolulu, HI
    2004
    the Gallery selects... - Alexander and Bonin, New York City, NY
    Other Aristocrats - Alexander and Bonin, New York City, NY
    2003
    Museum Store Collects - ASU Art Museum - Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ
    2002
    Mask or Mirror? A Play of Portraits - Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA
    The Body Present: Effigies, Decoys, and Other Equivalents - Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA), Chicago, IL
    2001
    (Self)Portraits - Alexander and Bonin, New York City, NY
    1999
    1999 Drawings - Alexander and Bonin, New York City, NY
    The Mix - Permanent Collection and Loans - ASU Art Museum - Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ
    1998
    Cleveland Collects Contemporary Art - The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
    Inner City - Le Case d'Arte, Milan
    1994
    John Ahearn / Rigoberto Torres : South Bronx Hall of Fame & Other Realities - ASU Art Museum - Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ
    1993
    Sculpture by John Ahearn and Rigoberto Torres: The South Bronx Hall of Fame and Other Realities - The Douglas F. Cooley Memorial Art Gallery, Portland, OR
    1991
    South Bronx Hall of Fame - Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam
    South Bronx Hall of Fame: Sculpture by John Ahearn and Rigoberto Torres - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX
    1990
    The Decade Show: Frameworks of Identity in the 1980s - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
    1989
    Don\'t Bungle in the Jungle! - A Benefit Exhibition for the Rainforest - Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York City, NY
    On Kawara - wieder und wieder - Portikus, Frankfurt/Main
    1987
    Bronze, Plaster & Polyester - Galleries at Moore College of Art & Design, Philadelphia, PA
    1986
    Sculpture - Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York City, NY
    1985
    XIII BIENNALE DE PARIS - Biennale de Paris, Paris
    1984
    The Heroic Figure - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX
    The New Portrait - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
    1983
    Language, Drama, Source & Vision - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
    Beelden 1983 - CBK - Centrum Beeldende Kunst Rotterdam, Rotterdam
    The Sixth Day - The Renaissance Society at The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
    Champions - Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York City, NY
    1982
    Urban Kisses: Seven Artists from New York - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London
    American Painting and Sculpture 74th Annual - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
    Neue Skulptur - Galerie nächst St. Stephan - Rosemarie Schwarzwälder, Vienna
    1981
    Figures, forms and expressions - Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
    Figuratively Sculpting - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
    1980
    an international exhibition of fourteen artists - Lisson Gallery, London
    The Times Square Show - 41st st and 7th ave, New York, New York City, NY

    Dealer Directory 1

    USA
    Alexander and Bonin, New York City, NY

    Collections 8

    Australia
    National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, ACT
    Ireland (Republic)
    Irish Museum of Modern Art - IMMA, Dublin
    USA
    Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA), Chicago, IL
    Samek Art Museum, Lewisburg, PA
    MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
    Broad Contemporary Art Museum, Santa Monica, CA
    University of South Florida Contemporary Art Museum, Tampa, FL
    ASU Art Museum - Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ

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