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Merce Cunningham  1919-2009, US

Rank (2014): 1562 – 

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Performance, Choreography



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Country
USA 47
Germany 9
United Kingdom 5




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Artist Rank
John Cage  106 31
Robert Rauschenberg  12 25
Nam June Paik  37 17
Trisha Brown  919 13
Jasper Johns  65 13




to top Most exhibitions held at:

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  Margarete Roeder Gallery, USA 9
  Walker Art Center, USA 6
  MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, USA 5



to top Biography:  Please report missing Information


16.4.1919 Born in Centralia, WA (US)


26.7.2009 Died in New York City, NY (US)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 82  Please report missing Information



to top Solo shows   17


2011
   Merce Cunningham - Margarete Roeder Gallery, New York City, NY
   Merce Cunningham: Dancing with Art - The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
   Merce Cunningham - Zeichnungen und Videoaufzeichnungen - Museum Wiesbaden, Wiesbaden

2009
   Selected Drawings and Dance Notations - Margarete Roeder Gallery, New York City, NY

2008
   Merce Cunningham - Loyola University Museum of Art (LUMA), Chicago, IL

2007
   Merce Cunningham - Margarete Roeder Gallery, New York City, NY
   Merce Cunningham: Dancing on the Cutting Edge Part II - Museum of Contemporary Art - North Miami (MOCA), Miami, FL
   Merce Cunningham - MOCA at Goldman Warehouse, Miami, FL
   Merce Cunningham: Dancing on the Cutting Edge Part I - Museum of Contemporary Art - North Miami (MOCA), Miami, FL

2005
   Exercises: The Drawings of Merce Cunningham - Katherine E. Nash Gallery - University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

2002
   Merce Cunningham - Margarete Roeder Gallery, New York City, NY
   Merce Cunningham - Bob Rauschenberg Gallery, Ft. Myers, FL
   Merce Cunningham - Partituren und Zeichnungen - Kunsthalle Bremen, Bremen

2000
   Merce Cunningham - Margarete Roeder Gallery, New York City, NY
Description and image  Merce Cunningham - Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Turin

1999
Description  Merce Cunningham - Museu Serralves - Museu de Arte Contemporânea, Porto
   Merce Cunningham - Fundación Antoni Tŕpies, Barcelona

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2014
   A VISĂO INCORPORADA - Performance para a câmara - MNAC - Museu do Chiado, Lisbon

2013
   Experiments in the Fault Zone - Mills College Art Museum, Oakland, CA
   Głośno!/Loud! — works by the most important representatives of video art - Biuro Wystaw Artystycznych w Katowicach, Katowice
   Fuso 2013 - Anual De Vídeo Arte Internacional De Lisboa, - FUSO - Anual de Vídeo Arte Internacional de Lisboa, Lisbon
   The Bride and the Bachelors: Duchamp with Cage, Cunningham, Rauschenberg and Johns - Barbican Art Gallery, London

2012
   John Cage. The Silent Presence - National Center For Contemporary Art (NCCA) - Moscow Branch, Moscow
   John Cage’s Experiments In Context - Ekaterina Foundation, Moscow
   Dance Works III: Merce Cunningham / Rei Kawakubo - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
   Sounds like Silence (Cage – 4'33'' – Stille / 1912 – 1952 – 2012) - HMKV - Hartware MedienKunstVerein, Dortmund
   Motion - Seventeen Gallery, London
   John Cage - A Centennial Celebration With Friends - Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

2011
   Dance Works II: Merce Cunningham / Ernesto Net - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
Description  Dance Your Life - Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris
   Dance Works I: Merce Cunningham / Robert Rauschenber - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
Description  The Private Collection of Robert Rauschenberg - Gagosian Gallery , New York City, NY
Description  Eyes Looping for a Head to Inhabit - ms - Muzeum Sztuki Lodz, Lodz
   Black Mountain College and Its Legacy - Loretta Howard Gallery, New York City, NY
   Compass - Drawings from the Museum of Modern Art New York - Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin

2010
   Works from the Gallery Collection - Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

2009
Description  Cage and Cunningham: Chance, Time, and Concept in the Visual Arts - MMoCA - The Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison, WI
   Compass in Hand: Selections from The Judith Rothschild Foundation Contemporary Drawings Collection - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
Description  Notation. Form und Kalkül in den Künsten - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
Description and image  The Third Mind: American Artists Contemplate Asia: 1860-1989 - Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City, NY

2008
   Now Jump - Nam June Paik Art Center, Yongin-si
   Notation. Kalkül und Form in den Künsten - AdK - Akademie der Künste, Berlin
   Of The Refrain - Robert Mann Gallery, New York City, NY
   Videodance: works from the Centre Pompidou - Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL
Description and image  Collaborative Compositions: A Portfolio For Merce Cunningham - Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY

2007
   Ver bailar. Diálogo entre la danza y las bellas artes - Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo (CAAC), Sevilla
   Paper: Featuring traditional and innovative uses of the medium - Fisher Landau Center For Art, New York City, NY
   No Fixed Points - Drawings by John Cage and Merce Cunningham - Inverleith House, Edinburgh, Scotland
   Tanzen, Sehen - Museum für Gegenwartskunst Siegen, Siegen
   selction of works - Margarete Roeder Gallery, New York City, NY
   A selection of works - Margarete Roeder Gallery, New York City, NY

2006
   The Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture - 60 Years - Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville, ME
Description  La Danza delle Avanguardie - MART- Museo d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, Rovereto

2005
   Anastasi | Bradshaw | Cage | Cunningham - University Art Gallery, UCSD, La Jolla, CA
   Visions of the Body 2005 - Seoul Museum of Art (SeMA), Seoul
Description  The Shape of Time - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
   Drawings / Watercolors / Collages - Margarete Roeder Gallery, New York City, NY

2003
Description  Art, Lies and Videotape: Exposing Performance - Tate Liverpool, Liverpool
   Merce Cunningham, Robert Smithson and Hannah Wilke - SolwayJones, Los Angeles, CA
   Id/entity: Portraiture In The 21st Century - SF Camerawork, San Francisco, CA
   Drawings, Drawings, Drawings - Margarete Roeder Gallery, New York City, NY

2002
Description  Black Mountain College: Una aventura americana - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid
Description  Multimedia Installation Bam! Bam! Bam! Catching the next wave for 20 years - Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York City, NY

2001
   6e Biennale de Lyon - Connivence / Connivance - La Biennale de Lyon, Lyon

2000
Description Museet for SamtidskunstUnoder - Museet for Samtidskunst, Roskilde Send message

1999
   COMTEC art '99 - Kunsthaus Dresden, Dresden

1998
   Amnesty International Benefit Drawing Show - Paula Cooper Gallery, New York City, NY
   Art Performs Life: Merce Cunningham, Meredith Monk, Bill T. Jones - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
   Performance in the 1970s: Experiencing the Everyday - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN

1996
   Dawn of the Magicians? Art, science, society on the turn of milenium / Jitro kouzelníků? - National Gallery Prague - Veletržní Palace, Prague
   Comme un oiseau - Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Paris

1994
   From Minimal to Conceptual Art - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

1992
   Video: Two Decades - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

1989
   Dancers on a Plane - - Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London (closed, 2001)
   The Arts for Television - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX
   Video: Arts for Television - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
   The arts for television - Musée d´art contemporain de Montréal, Montreal, QC

1981
   Events: Artists in Collaboration - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX
   Originalpartituren - Galerie Inge Baecker, Bad Münstereifel

1978
   Projects: Video Xxi - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

1977
   Project: Video Xii - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

1966
   9 Evenings: Theatre & Engineering - 69th Regiment Armory, New York City, NY

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