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Michael Rakowitz  1973, US

Rank (2014): 1201 – 

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Installation, Public Intervention

to top Most exhibitions in:

USA 42
Germany 12
United Kingdom 6
Italy 6
Austria 4

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Artist Rank
Marjetica Potrc  844 13
Allora & Calzadilla  161 12
Temporary Services  6191 9
Emily Jacir  585 9
Andrea Zittel  422 8

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  Lombard Freid Gallery, USA 8
  Hyde Park Art Center, USA 2
  Queens Museum of Art (QMA), USA 2

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1973 Born in New York (US)

Lives and works in Chicago

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 92  Please report missing Information

until 18.5.
Description  Feast: Radical Hospitality in Contemporary Art - Site Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM Send message


to top Solo shows   10

   The Breakup - Lombard Freid Gallery, New York City, NY

   Level 2 Gallery: Michael Rakowitz - Tate Modern, London (England)

   Michael Rakowitz: Recent Projects on Baghdad and Montreal - SBC Gallery of Contemporary Art, Montreal, QC
   The worst condition is to pass under a sword which is not one's own - Lombard Freid Gallery, New York City, NY

   Michael Rakowitz - The Invisible Enemy Should Not Exist - Lombard Freid Gallery, New York City, NY

   Endgames - Galleria Alberto Peola, Turin

   Michael Rakowitz - Dull Roar - Lombard Freid Gallery, New York City, NY
   RETURN - Longwood Arts Project, New York City, NY

   Greetings from Stowe, Vermont - - Stadtturmgalerie - Tiroler Künstlerschaft , Innsbruck (closed, 2010)
Description  Der soziographische Blick 4 - Michael Rakowitz: Greetings from Stowe, Vermont - Kunstraum Innsbruck, Innsbruck


to top Group shows   81

   The Way of the Shovel: Art as Archaeology - Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA), Chicago, IL
   Feast: Radical Hospitality in Contemporary Art - Blaffer Art Museum - at the University of Houston, Houston, TX
   In God We Trust - Zacheta - National Gallery of Art, Warsaw
Description  Site: Places Of Memories, Spaces With Potential - Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Hiroshima
   Bookhouse - La Forma Del Libro - MARCA - Museo delle Arti Catanzaro, Catanzaro
   Cultural Hijack - AA Gallery - AA School of Architecture, London (England)
Description  NeuenGalerie - neu gesehen: Sammlung + documenta-Erwerbungen - Neue Galerie, Kassel

Description  9 + 1 Ways of Being Political: 50 Years of Political Stances in Architecture and Urban Design - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
   Documenta (13) - Documenta, Kassel
   Camp Out: Finding Home in an Unstable World - Laumeier Sculpture Park, Saint Louis, MO
   Home Where? - Lombard Freid Gallery, New York City, NY
   Mit sofortiger Wirkung - künstlerische Eingriffe in den Alltag - Kunsthalle wien project space karlsplatz, Vienna

Description  Medi(t)ation - 2011 Asian Art Biennial - Asian Art Biennial Taiwan, Taichung
   Yes, we don’t - IAC - Institut d'art contemporain Villeurbanne/Rhône-Alpes, Villeurbanne

   Cities and Things That Matter - Lombard Freid Gallery, New York City, NY
Description  Tarjama/Translation - Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Ithaca, NY
   Practicing Memory - Cittadellarte - Fondazione Pistoletto, Biella
   The Storyteller - Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON
   Klimakapseln. Überlebensbedingungen in der Katastrophe - MKG - Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg, Hamburg
   Über Wut - On Rage - Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin
Description  The Storyteller - Galleries at Parsons The New School for Design, New York City, NY

   Los de arriba y los de abajo - Sala de Arte Público Siqueiros - SAPS, Mexico City
Description and image  The Storyteller - Salina Art Center, Salina, KS
Description  Return to Function - Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA
Description and image  There Goes the Neighbourhood - Performance Space, Sydney, NSW
Description and image  Tarjama/Translation - Queens Museum of Art (QMA), New York City, NY
Description  Return to Function - MMoCA - The Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison, WI
   Transmission Interrupted - Modern Art Oxford, Oxford (England)
   Beyond Green: Toward a Sustainable Art - The DeVos Art Museum at Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI
   Out of Line - Lombard Freid Gallery, New York City, NY
Description  The Space of the Work and the Place of the Object - SculptureCenter, New York City, NY

Description  If we can’t get it together - The Power Plant, Toronto, ON
Description  Heartland - Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven
   Second Lives: Remixing the Ordinary - Museum of Arts & Design, New York City, NY
Description  The Greenroom: Reconsidering the Documentary and Contemporary Art - Hessel Museum of Art & Center for Curatorial Studies Galleries at Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
   Try again. Fail again. Fail better. - Mucsarnok Kunsthalle, Budapest
   New Ends, Old Beginnings - Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh (Scotland)
   New Ends, Old Beginnings - Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool (England)
Description and image  16th Biennale of Sydney - Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, NSW
   Master Humphrey´s Clock - de Appel Boys' School, Amsterdam
   HOMEWORKS IV - Galerie Sfeir-Semler - Beirut, Beirut
   Retail Value - Dorsky Gallery Curatorial Programs (DGCP), New York City, NY
   Blown Away - Krannert Art Museum, Champaign, IL

   The Dotted Line - BRIC Rotunda Gallery, New York City, NY
   Consuming War - Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL
  Centro de Arte Moderna - CAM -  Fundação Calouste GulbenkianAn Atlas of Events - Centro de Arte Moderna - CAM - Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon Send message
Description  10th International İstanbul Biennial - International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul
   Interiority - Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL
   Visiones del paraiso - Utopias, Distopias, Heterotopias - Espacio 1414, Santurce
   Beyond Green - Toward a Sustainable Art - CAC - Cincinnati Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH
   8th Sharjah Biennial - Sharjah Biennial, Sharjah
   Beyond Green - Toward a Sustainable Art - Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, MA

   Beyond Green - Toward a Sustainable Art - UAM - University Art Museum, Long Beach, CA
   Revisiting Home - Neue Gesellschaft für Bildende Kunst (NGBK), Berlin
   LESS - Strategie alternative dell’abitare - PAC - Padiglione d'Arte Contemporanea, Milan
   Mind the Gap - Smack Mellon, New York City, NY

   T1 Torino Triennale Tremusei - - Torino Trienniale, Turin (closed)
   Beyond Green - Toward a Sustainable Art - Smart Museum of Art, Chicago, IL
   3rd Tirana Biennial 2005 - Tirana Biennial, Tirana
   A Lucky Strike - Kunst findet Stadt - GAK - Gesellschaft für Aktuelle Kunst e.V. Bremen, Bremen
   Atomica - Lombard Freid Gallery, New York City, NY
   Framing Exposure - Process and Politics - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Art - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
   Do Not Interrupt Your Activities - Royal College of Art Galleries, London (England)
   Interessi Zero - Galleria Civica di Trento, Trento
   transmediale.05 - Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin

   Living in Motion - Z33, Hasselt
Description and image  PARA SITES, when space comes into play… - Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig - MUMOK , Vienna
Description and image  The Interventionists: Art in the Social Sphere - Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art - MASSMoCA, North Adams, MA
   Xtreme Houses - Halle 14, Leipzig
   Adaptationen - Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel
   Adaptations - Apexart, New York City, NY

Description and image  "Get Rid Of Yourself" - Lothringer13 - Städtische Kunsthalle München, Munich
   24/7: Wilno - Nueva York (visa para) - Contemporary Art Centre (CAC), Vilnius
   B.Q.E. - Part I - Queens - White Box, New York City, NY
   Get Rid of Yourself - Halle 14, Leipzig

   Insideout - UNDABDIEPOST!, Berlin
Description  Queens International - Queens Museum of Art (QMA), New York City, NY
   Architecture de L'Urgence - Fri Art - Centre d'Art Contemporain, Fribourg
   Comfort Zone - The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, PA

   Special Projects Program, Winter 2000 - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
   concerted compassionism - White Columns, New York City, NY


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 Galleria Alberto Peola, Turin


 Lombard Freid Gallery, New York City, NY


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United Kingdom

 Zabludowicz Collection London, London (England)


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