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Leonora Carrington  1917-2011, UK, MX

Rank (2014): 3193 

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Female
Painting
Surrealism



to top Most exhibitions in:

Country
USA 30
Mexico 13
Spain 4




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Artist Rank
Remedios Varo  3887 23
Frida Kahlo  900 21
Rufino Tamayo  1771 20
David Alfaro Siqueiros  1967 16
Diego Rivera  950 16




to top Most exhibitions held at:

Institution
  Tobey C. Moss Gallery, USA 5
  Wendi Norris Gallery, USA 5
  Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey MARCO, Mexico 5
  Museo de Arte Moderno de Mexico City, Mexico 4
  Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Spain 3



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6.4.1917 Born in Lancashire, England (UK)


25.5.2011 Died in Mexico City (MX)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 68  Please report missing Information



until 10.8.
   Art and Alchemy - The Mystery of Transformation - Museum Kunstpalast, Dusseldorf Send message

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to top Solo shows   9


2014
   Leonora Carrington: The Celtic Surrealist - Wendi Norris Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2013
   The Celtic Surrealist - Irish Museum of Modern Art - IMMA, Dublin

2008
   Leonora Carrington - Galería Arvil, Mexico City
Description and works of art  Leonora Carrington: The Talismanic Lens - Wendi Norris Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2007
   Leonora Carrington: What She Might Be - Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX

2005
   El mundo de Leonora - Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes, Mexico City

1998
   Leonora Carrington - Mie Prefectural Art Museum, Tsu City

1994
   Leonora Carrington - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey MARCO, Monterrey, NL

1975
   Leonora Carrington: A Retrospective Exhibition - The Americas Society Art Gallery, New York City, NY

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2014
   Temi & Variazioni. L'impero Della Luce - Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice

2013
Description  Wild Kingdom: Prints of Britain - Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA

2012
   In Wonderland. Mujeres surrealistas en México y los Estados Unidos - Museo de Arte Moderno de Mexico City, Mexico City
   Lovers And Intellectuals Among Surrealists And Their Peers - Wendi Norris Gallery, San Francisco, CA
   In Wonderland: The Surrealist Adventures of Women Artists in Mexico and the United States - Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA, Los Angeles, CA

2011
   Feast - Art 18/21, Norwich
  Marianne Boesky GalleryNight Scented Stock - Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York City, NY Send message
   La Colección: Diferencia y continuidad en el arte moderno mexicano - Museo de Arte Moderno de Mexico City, Mexico City
   The Good, The Bad, The Ugly? - Molaa Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, CA
   Americas Latinos: North – Central – South - Tobey C. Moss Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
   La Colección: Obras selectas del Museo de Arte Moderno - Museo de Arte Moderno de Mexico City, Mexico City
   Remedios Varo y sus contemporáneas - Museo de Arte Moderno de Mexico City, Mexico City
   Exultation: Sex, Death And Madness In Eight Surrealist Masterworks - Wendi Norris Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2010
   A mysterious cruise - Galerie Sophie Scheidecker, Paris
   Surreal Friends - Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, Norwich
Description  Vanguardia en papel. Figura y abstracción - Museo Nacional de Arte - MUNAL, Mexico City
   ... avant il n’y avait rien, après on va pouvoir faire mieux. - Circuit, Lausanne

2009
   Umbral Secreto - Museo de la Solidaridad Salvador Allende, Santiago
Description and image  Echo: Eight San Francisco Artists Respond to Surrealist Masterworks - Wendi Norris Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Description and image  Angels of Anarchy - Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester
   Art Through the Decades: 1909 - 2009 - Art Museum of Greater Lafayette, Lafayette, IN
   Ruth Asawa and Artes Latinos - Tobey C. Moss Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
   Latitudes - Mestres Latino-americanos - Museu Oscar Niemeyer, Curitiba
Description  Bilderträume. Die Sammlung Ulla und Heiner Pietzsch - Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin
   Latitudes: Mestres Latino-americanos na Coleção FEMSA - Instituto Tomie Ohtake, São Paulo

2008
   Latitudes: maestros latinoamericanos en la colección FEMSA - Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes - MNBA, Buenos Aires
   Art of the Americas - Tobey C. Moss Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
   Historia de mujeres - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey MARCO, Monterrey, NL

2007
   Peggy Guggenheim E L’immaginario Surreale - Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice
   THE SHE OF IT - Tobey C. Moss Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
   La colección Pierre y Maria-Gaetana Matisse en The Metropolitan Museum of Art , New York - Museo Picasso Málaga, Málaga
   Universos femeninos - Museo de Arte Contemporaneo Ateneo de Yucatan - MACAY, Mérida

2006
   Territorios de Diálogo - Centro Cultural Recoleta, Buenos Aires

2005
   An Exhibition of Mexican Masters and Contemporary Artists - Castel Gallery - College of New Rochelle, New Rochelle, NY
   Accommodations of Desire - Surrealist Works on Paper Collected by Julien Levy - Knoxville Museum of Art (KMA), Knoxville, TN
   Colección Femsa - una mirada continental - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey MARCO, Monterrey, NL
   South of the Border: Artes Latinos - Tobey C. Moss Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
   Latin American Invitational 2005 - ArtSpace - Virginia Miller Galleries, Coral Gables (Miami), FL

2004
Description and image  Mexique-Europe, Allers-Retours, 1910-1960 - LaM - Lille Métropole musée d'art moderne, d'art contemporain et d'art brut, Villeneuve d'Ascq
   Titans of Modern Mexico - Meadows Museum, Dallas, TX
Description and image  The Pierre and Maria-Gaetana Matisse Collection - The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, NY

2003
   Miradas del Arte Mexicano - Mexic-Arte Museum, Austin, TX
   Linking Collection And Community - - MAM - Miami Art Museum, Miami, FL (closed, 2013)
Description  Siglo XX - Grandes Maestros Mexicanos - Los espacios inconformes - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey MARCO, Monterrey, NL

2002
   In the Pink: An Exploration of Color in Art - Polk Museum of Art, Lakeland, FL
Description  Siglo XX - Grandes Maestros Mexicanos - País de realidad y sueño - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey MARCO, Monterrey, NL
   Surrealism - Desire Unbound - The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, NY

2000
Description  Viva la Vida: Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera and Mexican Modernism - Wellington City Gallery, Wellington

1999
   Surrealistas en el exilio y los inicios de la Escuela de Nueva York - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid
   Arte mexicano. Colección Jacques y Natasha Gelman - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid
Description and image  Arte Mexicano - Fundación PROA, Buenos Aires
   Crossing the Threshold - University Art Museum University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, NY

1995
   Exposition Internationale du Surréalisme - Ubu Gallery, New York City, NY

1993
   Lateinamerika und der Surrealismus - Kunstmuseum Bochum, Bochum

1989
   Arte en Iberoamérica 1820-1980 - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid

1958
   The Disquieting Muse: Surrealism - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX

1942
Description  First Papers of Surrealism - - Coordinating Council of French Relief Societies, New York City, NY (closed, 1942)

1938
   Exposition Internationale du Surrealisme - - Galerie des Beaux-Arts, Paris (closed)

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Mexico

 GEM - Galería Emma Molina, Garza Garcia, NL

USA

 ArtSpace - Virginia Miller Galleries, Coral Gables (Miami), FL
 Tresart, Coral Gables (Miami), FL
 Mixografia, Los Angeles, CA
 Mary-Anne Martin Fine Art, New York City, NY
 Leon Tovar Gallery, New York City, NY
 Wendi Norris Gallery, San Francisco, CA

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Canada

 National Gallery of Canada - Musée des beaux-arts du Canada, Ottawa, ON

Israel

 The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Italy

 Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice

United Kingdom

 Pallant House Gallery, Chichester, West Sussex
 Tate Britain, London

USA

 Art Museum of Greater Lafayette, Lafayette, IN
 Polk Museum of Art, Lakeland, FL
 Molaa Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, CA
 MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
 Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art, Norman, OK

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