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Ragnar Kjartansson  1976, IS

(Rassi Prump, Ragnar Kjatansson)
Rank (2014): 460 

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Painting, Performance

to top Most exhibitions in:

USA 31
Iceland 15
Germany 10
Canada 9
Italy 8

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Artist Rank
Olafur Eliasson  39 10
Hreinn Fridfinnsson  1709 9

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  i8 Gallery, Iceland 5
  Luhring Augustine Gallery, USA 4
  Nýlistasafnið - The Living Art Museum, Iceland 3

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1976 Born in Reykjavík (IS)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 105  Please report missing Information

until 5.4.2015
   Black Box: Ragnar Kjartansson - Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC Send message

until 22.2.2015
Description  Artes Mundi 6 - Chapter Gallery, Cardiff, Wales Send message

until 4.1.2015
Description  Voices from the Interior -  Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw Send message

until 21.12.
   Ragnar Kjartansson - A Lot of Sorrow - Luhring Augustine Bushwick, New York City, NY Send message


to top Solo shows   28

   Ragnar Kjartansson - The Visitors - ICA - Institute of Contemporary ArtBoston, Boston, MA
Description  Ragnar Kjartansson: The Visitors - Museo Guggenheim de Arte Moderno y Contemporáneo, Bilbao
   Ragnar Kjartansson: Me, My Mother, My Father, and I - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
   Ragnar Kjartansson: The End–Rocky Mountains - Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba

   Ragnar Kjartansson - Visitors - Kling & Bang Gallery, Reykjavik
   Ragnar Kjartansson - The Visitors - Hangar Bicocca | spazio d’arte contemporanea, Milan
Description  Ragnar Kjartansson - The Gund Gallery at Kenyon College, Gambier, OH
Description and image  Ragnar Kjartansson - The Visitors - Luhring Augustine Gallery, New York City, NY

   Ragnar Kjartansson: Song - ICA - Institute of Contemporary ArtBoston, Boston, MA
   Ragnar Kjartansson - Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich
   Ragnar Kjartansson: Song - Museum of Contemporary Art - North Miami (MOCA), Miami, FL

   Ragnar Kjartansson - i8 Gallery, Reykjavik
   The Man - The Contemporary Austin, Austin, TX
   Take me here by the Dishwasher Memorial for a Marriage - - Bawag Contemporary - Bawag Foundation, Vienna (closed, 2013)
Description  Ragnar Kjartansson: Song - Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburg, PA

   Ragnar Kjartansson - Galeria Raster, Warsaw
   Ragnar Kjartansson - Me and My Mother - Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA
   Me and my mother - Ex3, Florence
Description and image  Ragnar Kjartansson - Luhring Augustine Gallery, New York City, NY
   Ragnar Kjartansson: Guilt Trip - Färgfabriken Stockholm, Stockholm
   The End - The Banff Centre - Walter Phillips Gallery, Banff, AB
   Ragnar Kjartansson: The End - The Banff Centre - Walter Phillips Gallery, Banff, AB
   The End - Ragnar Kjartansson - Hafnarborg, Hafnarfjörður

   Ragnar Kjartansson - Nýlistasafnið - The Living Art Museum, Reykjavik
   Ragnar Kjartansson - i8 Gallery, Reykjavik
   Hot Shame the Quest of Shelley’s Heart - Galleria Riccardo Crespi, Milan

Description and image  Ragnar Kjartansson - Sorrow conquers happiness - - Galerie Adler, Frankfurt/Main (closed, 2011)

   Ragnar Kjartansson - Nýlendan / Colony - Kling & Bang Gallery, Reykjavik


to top Group shows   73

   Of Other Spaces - Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
   Manifesta 10 - The State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg
   Saga - Kunsthalle Recklinghausen, Recklinghausen
   Stanze/ Rooms - me Collectors Room Berlin, Berlin
   Véritables Préludes Flasques (Pour Un Chien) 1/4 : Bruit Rose - Maison populaire, Montreuil

   Klaus Nomi 2013 - Neuer Aachener Kunstverein, Aachen
   Performance Now - H&R Block Artspace at Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO
   Biennale di Venezia - 55th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
Description  1.pers.sing - b-05 Kunst- und Kulturzentrum, Montabaur
   Scandinavian Pain - Moderna Museet Malmö, Malmö
   Ingredients - Riga Art Space, Riga
Description and works of art Bro­mer Art Collec­tion (BAC)Lovin’ it? - Symbol and Op­po­si­tions - Bro­mer Art Collec­tion (BAC), Rogg­wil-Kal­ten­her­berg Send message
   Große Gefühle - Kunsthalle Krems, Krems
   Sweet Bitter Symphony - Künstlerhaus Bremen, Bremen

   (How did I get here)* Painting in Lithuania - Contemporary Art Centre (CAC), Vilnius
   I Wish This Was A Song. Music in Contemporary Art - The Museum of Contemporary Art Oslo, Oslo
   The Icelandic Sculptors Society In Reykjavík - Memories - ASÍ Art Museum, Reykjavik
   The XI Baltic Triennial of International Art - Mindaugas Triennial - The Baltic Triennial of International Art, Vilnius
   Caveau - Galleria Riccardo Crespi, Milan
   A House Full Of Music - Strategien In Musik Und Kunst - Mathildenhöhe, Darmstadt
   Emotional Blackmail - Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener, ON
   On Apology - CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, CA
   Discussing Metamodernism - Galerie Tanja Wagner, Berlin
   A Ciel Ouvert - Le nouveau pleinairisme - Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, Quebec City
   Open Air - Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, Quebec City
Description and image  iRonic. Die feinsinnige Ironie der Kunst - Städtische Galerie Bietigheim-Bissingen, Bietigheim-Bissingen
   True Stories - Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

   Performa 11 - Performa, New York City, NY
   Prospect.2 New Orleans - Prospect New Orleans, New Orleans, LA
Description  Emotional Blackmail - The Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, Alberta
Description  Up North - Art Gallery of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta
   iRonic. Die feinsinnige Ironie der Kunst - Kunstpalais Erlangen, Erlangen
   The Garden of Forking Paths - Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich
Description  Koddu - Nýlistasafnið - The Living Art Museum, Reykjavik
   North by New York: New Nordic Art - Scandinavia House, New York City, NY

   The Winter Show 2010 - i8 Gallery, Reykjavik
   Scene Shifts - Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm
   Oneiriography - Green On Red Gallery, Dublin
Description and image  TWENTY FIVE - Luhring Augustine Gallery, New York City, NY
   Video Art: Replay, Part 3. Ludicrous! - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Art - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
   New Frontier - Sundance Institute, Park City, UT

   Reach of Realism - Museum of Contemporary Art - North Miami (MOCA), Miami, FL
Description and image  Performa 09 - Performa, New York City, NY
Description and image  In Deep Water - Hafnarborg, Hafnarfjörður
Description and image  53nd International Art Exhibition Venice Biennale / Biennale di Venezia - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
   Dreams of the Sublime in contemporary Icelandic art - Kuntsi Museum of Modern Art, Vaasa
   BAD MOON RISING 3 - - Boots Contemporary Art Space, Saint Louis, MO (closed, 2010)

   The Winter Show - i8 Gallery, Reykjavik
   T2 Torino Triennale - - Torino Trienniale, Turin (closed)
Description  TINA B. – The Prague Contemporary Art Festival 08 - TINA B. – The Prague Contemporary Art Festival, Prague
   pleinairism - i8 Gallery, Reykjavik
   Sjónlist 2008 - Akureyri Art Museum, Akureyri
Description and image  Manifesta 7 - Comitato Manifesta 7, Bolzano
   It's Not Your Fault, Art from Iceland - Luhring Augustine Gallery, New York City, NY
   Dreams of the Sublime and Nowhere - Listasafn Reykjavikur - Reykjavík Art Museum, Reykjavik
   Sundogs - TRUCK, Calgary, AB
   Bad Moon Rising - Jessica Silverman Gallery, San Francisco, CA

   Vodou - 0047, Oslo
   HangART-7 Edition 8: Island - Hangart-7, Salzburg
   FACE UP - - Galerie Adler, New York City, NY (closed, 2012)
   Repeat Performances: Roni Horn and Ragnar Kjartansson - Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY

   Dreamlands Burn - Mucsarnok Kunsthalle, Budapest
   Cold, Cold Heart - Anya Stonelake / White Space Gallery, London
Description and image  1. Viennabiennale - Viennabiennale, Vienna
Description  The Un-Homely – New art from Iceland - - Galerie Adler, New York City, NY (closed, 2012)
   MOMENTUM – Nordic Biennial of Contemporary Art 2006 - Momentum Nordic Biennial of Contemporary Art , Moss
   In order of Appearance - Nýlistasafnið - The Living Art Museum, Reykjavik

   Group Show - Wher Do We Go From Here - Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York City, NY
   MOMENTUM – Nordic Biennial of Contemporary Art 2004 - Momentum Nordic Biennial of Contemporary Art , Moss
   Boys & Girls - Zacheta - National Gallery of Art, Warsaw

   Behind the Eyes - Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen
Description  Iceland in Denmark - Stalke Galleri / Stalke Out Of Space /, Kirke Saaby

   Tigern Och Isbjörnen - Galleri 21, Malmö


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 i8 Gallery, Reykjavik


 Luhring Augustine Gallery, New York City, NY


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 Museum of Contemporary Art in Kraków (MOCAK), Krakow


 ICA - Institute of Contemporary Art Boston, Boston, MA
 Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami (MOCA), Miami, FL


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