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Olav Westphalen  1963, DE

Rank (2014): 5211 – 

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Drawing, Sculpture

to top Most exhibitions in:

USA 27
Germany 13
Sweden 12
France 5
United Kingdom 4

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Artist Rank
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to top Most exhibitions held at:

  Milliken, Sweden 4
  Galerie Georges-Philippe & Nathalie Vallois, France 4
  Wilkinson Gallery, United Kingdom 3

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1963 Born in Hamburg (DE)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 78  Please report missing Information

to top Solo shows   13

   Olav Westphalen - Milliken, Stockholm
   Coopérative de la fertilité - Galerie Georges-Philippe & Nathalie Vallois, Paris

   Waiting for the Barbarians - Maccarone Gallery, New York City, NY

   Olav Westphalen - Milliken, Stockholm
   The Disciplines - Brandenburgischer Kunstverein, Potsdam

   Le Grand Blanc - Galerie Georges-Philippe & Nathalie Vallois, Paris

Description hilger contemporaryOlav Westphalen - Zeichnungen - hilger contemporary, Vienna Send message
   Olav Westphalen - - Klosterfelde, Berlin (closed)

Description and image  Olav WESTPHALEN - Popular Ceramics - Galerie Georges-Philippe & Nathalie Vallois, Paris
   Olav Westphalen - Wilkinson Gallery, London

   Olav Westphalen - The First Long Island City Blimp Derby - SculptureCenter, New York City, NY

   OLAV WESTPHALEN - Galerie Michael Neff, Frankfurt/Main

   Olav Westphalen - SI Swiss Institute, New York City, NY


to top Group shows   65

   Göteborg Biennial 2013 - Play! Recapturing The Radical Image - Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art, Gothenburg
   Un bonhomme de neige en été - - Atelier 340 Muzeum, Brussels (closed, 2007)
   Magnum Samlung - Galleri Arnstedt, Östra Karup
   Made by Hand - Galleri Charlotte Lund, Stockholm

   Representation and the Body - Wetterling Gallery, Stockholm
   The audience is the mother of self-invention - Index - The Swedish Contemporary Art Foundation, Stockholm

   Now: Obras De La Colección Jumex - Instituto Cultural Cabañas, Guadalajara
   Freundschaft - Brandenburgischer Kunstverein, Potsdam

Description  The Moderna Exhibition 2010 - Moderna Museet, Stockholm
   FAX - Para/Site Art Space, Hong Kong
   Anti-Prow - Art in General, New York City, NY
   FAX - Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA

Description  FAX - Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art, Winnipeg, Manitoba
   Do they love their children too? - Milliken, Stockholm
   Labyrint 09 Writings and observations - Botkyrka Konsthall, Tumba
   Gestern oder im 2. Stock - Karl Valentin, Komik und Kunst seit 1948 - Münchner Stadtmuseum, Munich
   Summer Exhibition - Wilkinson Gallery, London

Description  One-Day-Comic, Henrik Schrat - Eastside Projects, Birmingham
   MANUAL CC. Instructions for beginners and advanced players. -  Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw
   THE OBJECT IS THE MIRROR (PART II) - Wilkinson Gallery, London

   Oeuvres encombrantes - Galerie Georges-Philippe & Nathalie Vallois, Paris
   Same same, but different - Fehler #6 - - Jet, Berlin (closed, 2009)
   Kunst im Wald - Brandenburgischer Kunstverein, Potsdam
   The Paper Sculpture Show - The Contemporary Austin, Austin, TX
   Panic Room - Works from The Dakis Joannou Collection - Deste Foundation -, Athens

   global players - BTAP (Beijing Tokyo Art Projects) - Tokyo, Tokyo
   The Paper Sculpture Show - CAC - Cincinnati Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH
   Helter / Helter - Galerie Anne de Villepoix, Paris
   GIMME SHELTER - Halle für Kunst e.V., Lüneburg
   slow revolution - BRIC Rotunda Gallery, New York City, NY
   Neo-Sincerity: The Difference Between the Comic and the Cosmic is a Single Letter - Apexart, New York City, NY
   Draft Deceit - Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo
Description  Global Players - Zeitgenössische Künstler aus Japan und Deutschland - Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen

   Schwarz Brot Gold - Oldenburger Kunstverein, Oldenburg
   Burkhard - diCorcia - Männikkö - Ming - Westphalen - Maxwell - McEwen - Ramos - Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels
   Very Early Pictures - Arcadia University Art Gallery , Glenside, PA
   Very Early Pictures - The Luckman Fine Arts Complex, Los Angeles, CA
   La Beauté de l’Enfer - Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels
   The Paper Sculpture Show - Art Interactive, Cambridge, MA

   Harlem Postcards Summer 2004 - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY
   The Paper Sculpture Show - Gallery 400 - University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
   ARBEITEN AUF PAPIER / WORKS ON PAPER - - Sprüth Magers Projekte, Munich (closed)
Description and image  2004 Whitney Biennial Exhibition - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
   The Paper Sculpture Show - Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach
   4 for four - Milliken, Stockholm
   The Paper Sculpture Show - Ballroom Marfa, Marfa, TX

   The Paper Sculpture Show - SculptureCenter, New York City, NY
   The Paper Sculpture Show - The Miller Gallery at Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburg, PA
   INTER.PLAY - Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico, Santurce

   Inter.Play - - The Moore Space, Miami, FL (closed, 2008)
   On Paper 1 - Galerie Friedrich - Basel, Basel

   Out of Bounds: Working Off Paper - The Luckman Fine Arts Complex, Los Angeles, CA
   After Effect - CAN - Centre d'Art Neuchâtel, Neuchâtel
Description and image  Televisions - Kunst sieht fern - Kunsthalle Wien (Museumsquartier), Vienna

Description  SUPER SPLIT - part 4 - M(odel)4 IASPIS Stockholm at Büro Friedrich - Büro Friedrich, Berlin
Description and image  Land Art usw. - Kunstraum Innsbruck, Innsbruck
   Greater New York: New Art in New York Now - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
   Glück & Casino - Kunsthaus Dresden, Dresden

   Glück & Casino - Kunst- und Medienzentrum Adlershof (KMZA), Berlin
   Take a Holiday - - Sixtyseven, New York City, NY (closed)
   Arrested Ambition - Apexart, New York City, NY
   Sampling - Ronald Feldman Fine Arts Inc, New York City, NY

   Peter Friedl and Olav Westphalen - Gummi TV - LACE - Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA
   Olav Westphalen & Elin Wikström - Make me laugh - Malmö Konsthall, Malmö

   All Work No Play - ACME, Los Angeles, CA


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 Galerie Georges-Philippe & Nathalie Vallois, Paris


 Milliken, Stockholm


 Maccarone Gallery, New York City, NY


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 Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris


 Apexart, New York City, NY


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