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Lucy Orta  1966, UK

Rank (2014): 9286 – 

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Installation, Interactive installation

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USA 16
Italy 8
France 7
United Kingdom 6
Netherlands 5

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Artist Rank
J. Morgan Puett  15703 8
Michael Rakowitz  1201 7
Yinka Shonibare, MBE  319 7

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1966 Born in Sutton Coldfield, Warwicksh., Engl. (UK)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 64  Please report missing Information

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   Lucy Orta - Plymouth Arts Centre, Plymouth (England)

   Lucy Orta - Nexus Architecture - Tramway, Glasgow (Scotland)

Description  Lucy Orta - Barbican Art Gallery, London (England)

Description and image  Collective Dwelling XI: Lucy Orta - IMA Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD
Description and image  Lucy Orta - Lothringer13 - Städtische Kunsthalle München, Munich

   Luca Orta - Stroom Den Haag, The Hague

   Lucy Orta: Nexus Architecture + Connector IV - Schmidt Center Gallery & Ritter Art Gallery, Boca Raton, FL
   Lucy Orta - Nexus Architecture & Connector IV - University of South Florida Contemporary Art Museum, Tampa, FL

Description and image  LUCY ORTA - Wiener Secession, Vienna

   Lucy Orta - Passages - Centre d'art contemporain, Troyes


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   Glasstress 2013 / 55th Venice Biennale of Art, Collateral Event - Berengo Centre for Contemporary Art & Glas, Venice

   Super Farmers’ Market’ - Handel Street Projects, London (England)
   Our House In The Middle Of Our Street - Maison des Arts de Malakoff , Malakoff
   NO GOVERNMENT NO CRY - A Project by Kendell Geers - CIAP, Hasselt
   Architecture Dessins Utopies - National Museum of Contemporary Art (MNAC), Bucharest

   Klimakapseln. Überlebensbedingungen in der Katastrophe - MKG - Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg, Hamburg
   Come Una Barca In Un Prato - CRAC Centro Ricerca Arte Contemporanea, Cremona

Description  Return to Function - Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA
Description  Return to Function - MMoCA - The Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison, WI
   Annual Juried Student - The University of Lethbridge Art Gallery, Lethbridge, Alberta

   Moradias Transitórias – Novos Espaços na Contemporaneidade - SESC, São Paulo
   Sonsbeek 2008 - Carried Away Procession in Art - Museum voor Moderne Kunst Arnhem - MMKA, Arnhem

   Envisioning Change - Nobel Peace Center, Oslo
   Pattern Language: Clothing as Communicator - Paul and Lulu Hilliard University Art Museum, Lafayette, IN
   Private Stories - Public Histories - Motive Gallery, Amsterdam

   Pattern Language: Clothing as Communicator - Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis, MN
   Dresscode - Historisches und Völkerkundemuseum, St. Gallen
   Biennale Adriatica Arti Nuove 2006 - Biennale Adriatica Arti Nuove, San Benedeto del Tronto (AP)
   Emergency Biennale in Chechnya - Centre A - Vancouver International Centre for Contemporary Asian Art, Vancouver, BC
   Pattern Language: Clothing as Communicator - Art Museum at U.C. Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA
   This is America - Centraal Museum, Utrecht
   Channel - Cupola Gallery, Sheffield
   Metro Pictures, part two - Museum of Contemporary Art - North Miami (MOCA), Miami, FL
   LESS - Strategie alternative dell’abitare - PAC - Padiglione d'Arte Contemporanea, Milan
   Other than art - G Fine Art, Washington, DC
   NowHere Europe - Trans:it. Moving Culture Through Europe - National Museum of Contemporary Art (MNAC), Bucharest
   Dark Places - Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA
   Pattern Language: Clothing as Communicator - Krannert Art Museum, Champaign, IL
   Other Than Art - Curator's Office, Washington, DC

   Water & Works, projects by Lucy en Jorge Orta - Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam
   Emergency Biennal 2005 - Emergency Biennal, Bolzano
   SENZA CONFINE (15th year) - SAN GIMIGNANO - Galleria Continua - San Gimignano, San Gimignano
   3rd Tirana Biennial 2005 - Tirana Biennial, Tirana
   Pattern Language: Clothing as Communicator - Tufts University Art Gallery, Medford, MA
   On Conceptual Clothing - Kirishima Open-Air Museum, Kagoshima
   Contemporaneo liquido - Franco Soffiantino Gallery, Turin

Description  Flexible 4: Identities - Landesgalerie am Oberösterreichischen Landesmuseum, Linz
   5th Gwangju Biennal 2004 - A Grain of Dust A Drop of Water - Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju
   Raison et sentiments - Sense & Sensibility - Crac Alsace, Altkirch
Description and image  The Interventionists: Art in the Social Sphere - Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art - MASSMoCA, North Adams, MA
   the space between - The John Curtin Gallery, Perth, WA

   II Bienal de Valencia - La Ciudad Ideal - Bienal de Valencia, Valencia
   somewhere: places refuge in art and life - Smiths Row, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk (England)

   printemps de septembre - Fragilités - Printemps de Septembre, Toulouse
   SCAPE 2002 - SCAPE Biennial of Art in Public Space, Christchurch
   to actuality ... work in process - ARGE Kunst Galerie Museum, Bolzano
   Comfort Zone - The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, PA

   Ambiance Magasin - Abbaye St André - Centre d'art contemporain Meymac, Meymac
   Situation - Immanence, espace d'art contemporain, Paris
   Cause and Effect - Design -  Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw

Description and image  The Invisible Touch - Kunstraum Innsbruck, Innsbruck

   Sampling - Ronald Feldman Fine Arts Inc, New York City, NY

   Touche pour voir - Le Creux de l´enfer - centre d´art contemporain, Thiers

   Actions Urbaines - Casino Luxembourg - Forum d'art contemporain, Luxembourg


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