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Laylah Ali 1968, US

Rank (2015): 2486 -

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 102

    Ongoing group exhibitions 2

    until 17 May 2015
    Come as You Are: Art of the 1990s - Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, NJ
    until 10 May 2015
    Song of Myself - Palmer Museum of Art, University Park, PA

    Solo shows 21

    2013
    Laylah Ali - The Greenheads Series - Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Ithaca, NY
    Laylah Ali: The Greenheads Series - Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis, MN
    2012
    Laylah Ali: The Greenheads Series - Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, MA
    2008
    Laylah Ali: Notes/Drawings/Untitled Afflictions - DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA
    Laylah Ali: Drawings From The Typology Series - UAMA - The University of Arizona Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
    2007
    Laylah Ali: Drawings from the Typology Series - University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City, IA
    Laylah Ali - Drawings from the Typology Series - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
    Laylah Ali the kiss and other warriors - Institute of International Visual Arts - iniva, London
    2005
    Typology - Gertrude contemporary art spaces, Melbourne, VIC
    Laylah Ali - 303 Gallery, New York City, NY
    2004
    A New Superhero for the Twin Cities? - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
    Laylah Ali - Paintings and Drawings - Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, Saint Louis, MO
    2003
    Laylah Ali - Paintings on Paper - Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
    2002
    Laylah Ali - Indianapolis Museum of Art - IMA, Indianapolis, IN
    Projects 75: Laylah Ali - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    2001
    Laylah Ali: 2000 ICA Artist Price - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Art Boston, Boston, MA
    Laylah Ali - Paintings from the Greenheads Series - Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
    2000
    Laylah Ali - Paintings on Paper - Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art - MASSMoCA, North Adams, MA
    Laylah Ali - 303 Gallery, New York City, NY
    1999
    Laylah Ali - Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA), Chicago, IL
    1995
    Laylah Ali - Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center, Buffalo, NY

    Group shows 81

    2013
    The Shadows Took Shape - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY
    Revelations: Examining Democracy - Broad Art Museum, East Lansing
    Summer Group Show - Ellen Miller Gallery, Boston, MA
    Direct Democracy - MUMA - Monash University Museum of Art, Melbourne, VIC
    Painting Between the Lines - Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, MA
    2012
    Some sweet day - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    Thenceforward, and Forever Free - Haggerty Museum of Art, Milwaukee, WI
    Fifty at Fifty: Select Artists from the Gerald Mead Collection - UB Art Galleries - University of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
    Off the Beaten Path: Violence, Women and Art: An International Contemporary Art - Redline Art Center, Denver, CO
    Riot Selections From The Ann And Mel Schaffer Family Collection - The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY
    Under The Influence: The Comics - Lehman College Art Gallery, New York City, NY
    After Tanner: African-American Artists Since 1940 - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
    2011
    Paintings Between the Lines - CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, CA
    relatos extraordinarios - Sala Parpallo, Valencia
    Off the Beaten Path: Violence, Women and Art - Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL
    2010
    Vivid: Female Currents in Painting - Schroeder Romero & Shredder, New York City, NY
    Pandora's Box - Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener, ON
    2009
    Off The Beaten Path: Violence, Women and Art - University Art Gallery, UCSD, La Jolla, CA
    Trail Blazers in the 21st Century: Contemporary Prints and Photographs published by Exit Art - Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick, NJ
    Off the Beaten Path: Violence, Woman and Art - Stenersenmuseet, Oslo
    MR: Celebrating Fifty Years of Covers - University Museum of Contemporary Art - UMass Amherst, Amherst, MA
    Williams College Studio Art Faculty Exhibition: 2009 - Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, MA
    Fantastical Imaginings - Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, MD
    2008
    Fantastical Imaginings - Delaware Center for Contemporary Arts - DCCA, Wilmington, DE
    Perverted by Theater - Apexart, New York City, NY
    U-TURN Quadrennial for Contemporary Art - U-TURN Quadrennial for Contemporary Art, Copenhagen
    About Us - Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, Boulder, CO
    Pandora's Box - Dunlop Art Gallery, Regina, SK
    Laylah Ali, Melanie Bonajo und Kinga Kielczynska, Heidi Bucher, Yael Davids - Disguised - Rotwand, Zurich
    Out of Shape:Stylistic Distortions of the Human Form in Art - The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY
    On the Margins - Kemper Art Museum, Saint Louis, MO
    Cult Fiction - Art and Comics - Tullie House Museum, Carlisle, Cumbria
    2007
    Cult Fiction - Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Aberystwyth,Ceredigion, Wales
    XXS (Extra Extra Small) - Sommer Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv
    Alien Nation - Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, Norwich
    New Acquisitions/New Perspectives - Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, MA
    Cult Fiction - Nottingham Castle Museum and Art Gallery, Nottingham
    Contemporary Painters and Their Influences - Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), Virginia Beach, VA
    Cult Fiction - The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, West Midlands
    Art in the ‘Toon Age - Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, DE
    Alien Nation - Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester
    Paper Trail - A Decade of Acquisitions - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
    2006
    Alien Nation - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London
    Alien Nation - Institute of International Visual Arts - iniva, London
    black alphabet - conTEXTS of contemporary african-american art - Zacheta - National Gallery of Art, Warsaw
    Influenced Identity = I - Bernice Steinbaum Gallery, Miami, FL
    Painting Codes - GC.AC - Galleria Comunale d'Arte Contemporanea di Monfalcone, Monfalcone
    Having New Eyes - Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, CO
    Frontiers - Collecting the Art of Our Time - Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA
    2005
    Frontiers: Collecting the Art of Our Time - Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA
    The body. The ruin - The Ian Potter Museum of Art, Melbourne, VIC
    Drawing Narrative - The College of Wooster Art Museum, Wooster, OH
    CUT - Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Culver City, CA
    Great Buys - Museum Purchases - DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA
    Surface - Lucas Schoormans Gallery, New York City, NY
    Provocations: Laylah Ali, Ellen Berkenblitt, Ellen Gallagher, Julia Jacquette, Annette Lemieux, Clare Rojas, & Shahzia S - Judy Ann Goldman Fine Art, Boston, MA
    2004
    The Print Show - Exit Art, New York City, NY
    Comic Release - Arthouse at the Jones Center - Contemporary Art for Texas, Austin, TX
    Comic Release: Negotiating Identity for a New Generation - Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA
    Die zehn Gebote - Deutsches Hygiene Museum, Dresden
    2004 Whitney Biennial Exhibition - Whitney Biennial, New York City, NY
    Street-Smart Art: Five Artists to Create Billboards - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
    True Stories - Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Overland Park, KS
    Material Witness - MOCA - Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland, Cleveland, OH
    2003
    Working it Through: Art by Williams College Studio Faculty - Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, MA
    Me & More - Kunstmuseum Luzern, Lucerne
    Within Hours We Would be im the Middle of Nowhere - 303 Gallery, New York City, NY
    Crosscurrents at a Century's End: Selections from the Neuberger Berman Art Collection - Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
    Splat Boom Pow! The Influence of Comics in Contemporary Art - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX
    50th International Art Exhibition Venice Biennale / Biennale di Venezia - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
    Comic Release: Negotiating Identity for a New Generation - The Miller Gallery at Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburg, PA
    2002
    Painting in Boston - 1950-2000 - DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA
    Fantasyland - D'Amelio Terras, New York City, NY
    2001
    Guarene Arte 2001 - Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin
    Freestyle - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY
    Striking - MGA - Monash Gallery of Art, Wheelers Hill, Victoria
    Fresh - The Altoids Curiously Strong Collection 1998-2000 - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
    2000
    Juvenilia - Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
    1999
    No Place Rather than Here - 303 Gallery, New York City, NY
    Paradise 8 - Exit Art, New York City, NY
    1998
    Selections Summer 1998 - The Drawing Center, New York City, NY

    Dealer Directory 1

    USA
    Miller Block Gallery, Boston, MA

    Collections 6

    USA
    ICA - Institute of Contemporary Art Boston, Boston, MA
    Indianapolis Museum of Art - IMA, Indianapolis, IN
    Eileen S. Kaminsky Family Foundation - ESKFF, Jersey City, NJ
    DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA
    MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, MA
    Last update: 16 Feb 2015

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