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Robert Irwin 1928, US

Rank (2014): 857 -

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 153

    Ongoing group exhibitions 2

    until 21 Dec 2014
    Carved, Cast, Crumpled: Sculpture All Ways - Smart Museum of Art, Chicago, IL
    until 31 Dec 2014
    The Illusion of Light - Palazzo Grassi - Francois Pinault Foundation, Venice

    Solo shows 39

    2014
    Robert Irwin - Quint Gallery, La Jolla, CA
    2013
    Robert Irwin - Double Blind - Wiener Secession, Vienna
    Robert Irwin: Scrim veil—Black rectangle—Natural light, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (1977) - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    Robert Irwin - Pace London, London
    Robert Irwin - Way Out West - Peter Lund, Oslo
    2012
    The Substance of Light - Cuadro Fine Art Gallery, Dubai
    dotting the i\'s & crossing the t\'s: part II - The Pace Gallery - 510 W 25th Street, New York City, NY
    Robert Irwin - Dotting the i\'s & Crossing the t\'s: Part I - The Pace Gallery - 32 East 57th Street, New York City, NY
    Lux - Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art, East Logan, UT
    2011
    Robert Irwin - Way Out West - Galería Elvira González, Madrid
    Way Out West - L&M Arts, New York, New York City, NY
    Robert Irwin - Way Out West - L&M Arts, Los Angeles, Venice, CA
    2010
    Robert Irwin, Gypsy Switch, 2010 - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    Robert Irwin: Way Out West - The Pace Gallery - 32 East 57th Street, New York City, NY
    Robert Irwin - Way Out West - Galerie Xippas France, Paris
    Works in Progress - Quint Gallery, La Jolla, CA
    Robert Irwin - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo Esteban Vicente, Segovia
    2009
    Robert Irwin: Slant/Light/Volume - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
    Robert Irwin: Red Drawing White Drawing Black Painting - The Pace Gallery - 545 West 22nd Street, New York City, NY
    2008
    Robert Irwin — Light and Space - White Cube, London
    2007
    Robert Irwin: Primaries and Secondaries - Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego - MCASD Downtown, San Diego, CA
    2006
    Robert Irwin: Who’s Afraid of Red Yellow and Blue³ - The Pace Gallery - 545 West 22nd Street, New York City, NY
    Robert Irwin - The Chinati Foundation, Marfa, TX
    2004
    Robert Irwin - Column - Kayne Griffin Corcoran, Los Angeles, CA
    2002
    Movement \\ Memory - Paul Sharpe Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
    1998
    Robert Irwin - Musée d'Art Contemporain Lyon, Lyon
    Robert Irwin - A Selection of Works 1958 to 1970 - PaceWildenstein - Greene St. (closed), New York City, NY
    Robert Irwin - Excursus - homage to the Square 3 - Dia Art Foundation: Chelsea, New York City, NY
    1995
    Robert Irwin - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid
    1994
    Robert Irwin, Retroperspektive - Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne
    1993
    Robert Irwin - MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
    1989
    Robert Irwin Disk - Indianapolis Museum of Art - IMA, Indianapolis, IN
    1979
    Space as Support - Robert Irwin - Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive BAM/PFA, Berkeley, CA
    1978
    Robert Irwin / MATRIX 15 - Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive BAM/PFA, Berkeley, CA
    1977
    Robert Irwin - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    1975
    Robert Irwin - Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA), Chicago, IL
    1974
    Robert Irwin - Art Museum at U.C. Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA
    Permanent Collection: Robert Irwin Disc - Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach
    1970
    Robert Irwin - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

    Group shows 114

    2014
    Summer Group Show - Pace Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Surface to Air: Los Angeles Artists of the ‘60s and the Materials that they used - Kayne Griffin Corcoran, Los Angeles, CA
    2013
    Aisthesis - All\'origine Delle Sensazioni - Villa e Collezione Panza , Varese
    Translucence - Frank Lloyd Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
    Everything Loose Will Land - MAK Center for Art and Architecture, West Hollywood, CA
    2012
    OC Collects - Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach
    Summer Group Show - The Pace Gallery - 32 East 57th Street, New York City, NY
    Light Works: Dan Flavin and Robert Irwin, Art from the 1960s - Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University, Stanford, CA
    Pasadena to Santa Barbara: A Selected History of Art in Southern California, 1951–1969 - Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
    2011
    46 N. Los Robles: A History of the Pasadena Art Museum - Pacific Asia Museum, Pasadena, CA
    Best Kept Secret: UCI and the Development of Contemporary Art in Southern California, 1964-1971 - Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA
    Phenomenal: California Light, Space, Surface - Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego - MCASD La Jolla, La Jolla, CA
    New Out West - Quint Gallery, La Jolla, CA
    Look - Galerie Xippas Switzerland, Geneva
    It Happened at Pomona: Art at the Edge of Los Angeles 1969-1973 (Part 1) - Pomona College Museum of Art, Claremont, CA
    Venice in Venice - Nyehaus, New York City, NY
    Abstract Now and Then  - Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive BAM/PFA, Berkeley, CA
    The Parallax View - Lehmann Maupin, New York City, NY
    What\'s New, Pussycat? - Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA
    2010
    Primary Atmospheres: Works from California 1960-1970 - David Zwirner, New York City, NY
    2009
    MOCA´s First Thirty Years - MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
    1969 - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
    Quint: Three Decades of Contemporary Art - California Center for the Arts, Escondido, CA
    Abstraction For Everyday Life - Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego - MCASD La Jolla, La Jolla, CA
    Primary Forms: Featuring Annenberg Foundation Acquisitions - Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego - MCASD Downtown, San Diego, CA
    Vides, Une rétrospective - Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris
    Hot Spots - Rio de Janeiro / Milano - Torino / Los Angeles - Kunsthaus Zürich, Zurich
    The Third Mind: American Artists Contemplate Asia: 1860-1989 - Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City, NY
    2008
    The Panza Collection and Ways of Seeing: Giuseppe and Giovanna Panza - Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC
    Time & Place: Los Angeles 1957-1968 - Moderna Museet, Stockholm
    Weighing and Wanting - Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego - MCASD La Jolla, La Jolla, CA
    Southern Exposure - Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney - MCA, Sydney, NSW
    MATRIX/REDUX - Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive BAM/PFA, Berkeley, CA
    Great Gay Photo Show - Leslie Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, New York City, NY
    2007
    The Panza Collection: An Experience of Color and Light - Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
    A Forest For The Trees - Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
    Drawing Architecture: The L.J. Cella Collection - Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
    The Eclectic Eye - Pop and Illusion - Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, Colorado Springs, CO
    Light Time and Three Dimensions - The Pace Gallery - 534 West 25th Street, New York City, NY
    Architectural Drawings and Photographs from the L.J. Cella Collection - San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
    Sculpture Exhibition by Amir Mobed - Kayne Griffin Corcoran, Los Angeles, CA
    2006
    Group Show Sculpture from the Sixties - Frank Lloyd Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
    Elemental Form - L&M Arts, New York, New York City, NY
    A Point of Convergence - Architectural Drawings and Photographs - Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, CA
    Invisible Might - Nyehaus, New York City, NY
    Los Angeles 1955-1985 The birth of an art capital - Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris
    California Modern - Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach
    La Dolce Vita - Selections from the Ruth and Murray Gribin Collection - Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego - MCASD La Jolla, La Jolla, CA
    Southern California Minimalism - Las Vegas Art Museum - LVAM, Las Vegas, NV
    2005
    The Fluidity of Time - Selections from the MCA Collection - Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA), Chicago, IL
    Lichtkunst aus Kunstlicht - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
    Southern Exposure - Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego - MCASD La Jolla, La Jolla, CA
    Location, Location, Location - Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego - MCASD La Jolla, La Jolla, CA
    West! Frank Gehry and the Artists of Venice Beach, 1962-1978 - Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis, MN
    Biannual All Artists Show - Paul Sharpe Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
    2004
    Specific Objects - The Minimalist Influence - Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego - MCASD La Jolla, La Jolla, CA
    Monocromos - de Malevich al presente - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid
    A Minimal Future? Art As Object 1958-1968 - MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
    Singular Forms (Sometimes Repeated) - Art from 1951 to the Present - Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City, NY
    Illuminations: Sculpting with Light - Smart Museum of Art, Chicago, IL
    2003
    Betrayal/Portrayal - Paul Sharpe Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
    Einbildung - Das Wahrnehmen in der Kunst - Kunsthaus Graz, Graz
    Surf Culture - The Art History of Surfing - San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
    Summer Travels - The Pace Gallery - 32 East 57th Street, New York City, NY
    2002
    Ferus - Gagosian Gallery , New York City, NY
    The Magic of Light - Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY
    2001
    Implicit / Explicit - Leslie Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, New York City, NY
    Cross References: -Celebrating the Stuart Collection - Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego - MCASD La Jolla, La Jolla, CA
    About Objects - The RISD Museum - University of Rhode Island, Providence, RI
    A Room of Their Own From Arbus to Gober - The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, Los Angeles, CA
    2000
    Hard Heart, Cold Hands, Sculpture Now - Leslie Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, New York City, NY
    Percepciones en transformación: La Colección Panza del Museo Guggenheim Bilbao - Museo Guggenheim de Arte Moderno y Contemporáneo, Bilbao
    Venice/Venezia: California Art from the Panza Collection - Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice
    Summer Group Exhibition 2000 - The Pace Gallery - 32 East 57th Street, New York City, NY
    Sinn und Sinnlichkeit - Körper und Geist des Bildes - Weserburg | Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen
    Now - The 30th Annual Mfa Graduate Exhibition - Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive BAM/PFA, Berkeley, CA
    9th Lesbian And Gay Photo Annual - Leslie Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, New York City, NY
    10th Anniversary Exhibition - Leslie Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, New York City, NY
    1999
    Contemporary Architect - Mucsarnok Kunsthalle, Budapest
    8th Lesbian And Gay Photo Annual - Leslie Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, New York City, NY
    Group Exhibition of Gallery Artists - PaceWildenstein - Greene St. (closed), New York City, NY
    1998
    A Photographer\'s Tale - Leslie Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, New York City, NY
    Sunshine And Noir: Art In Los Angeles 1960 – 1997 - Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
    Summer Group Show - The Pace Gallery - 32 East 57th Street, New York City, NY
    7th Lesbian And Gay Photo Annual - Leslie Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, New York City, NY
    Sunshine & Noir. Arte a Los Angeles 1960-1997 - Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Turin
    Welcome Back! New & Familiar Selections from the Department of Modern and Conte - Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO
    1997
    Sunshine And Noir: Art In Los Angeles 1960 – 1997 - Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg
    Elusive Paradise - The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, Los Angeles, CA
    A Lasting Legacy: Selections From The Lannan Foundation Gift - The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, Los Angeles, CA
    Sunshine And Noir: Art In Los Angeles 1960 – 1997 - Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk
    6th Lesbian And Gay Photo Annual - Leslie Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, New York City, NY
    1996
    Die Schrift des Raumes / Kunst Architektur Kunst - Kunsthalle Wien (Museumsquartier), Vienna
    1995
    Donald Judd and Artist Friends - Galerie nächst St. Stephan - Rosemarie Schwarzwälder, Vienna
    Vulvavision - Leslie Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, New York City, NY
    Between Light and Shadow: The Work of Robert Irwin and James Turrell - Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Ithaca, NY
    1994
    Classics - Mark Moore Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
    1991
    Immaterial Objects: Works from the Permanent Collection of the Whitney Museum of American Art - Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
    1990
    American Art Since 1950 From The Norton Simon Museum - The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, Los Angeles, CA
    1987
    Sculpture of the Sixties - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    1985
    American Abstract Painting: 1960-1980 - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    1984
    American Sculpture - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    1980
    West/East: First Generation Environmental Sculptures - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
    An Exhibition of Important Contemporary Drawings, Paintings and Sculpture - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    1976
    La Biennale di Venezia 1976 - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
    1973
    Works in Spaces - San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
    1972
    Group Show - NBK - Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin
    1971
    New Works from the Walker - Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
    1970
    American Painting and Sculpture 69th Annual - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
    1969
    Robert Irwin & Larry Bell: Sculpture - San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
    1968
    6 artists, 6 exhibitions - Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
    6 artists, 6 exhibitions - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
    1966
    Robert Irwin, Kenneth Price - Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA, Los Angeles, CA
    1965
    The Responsive Eye - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

    Dealer Directory 7

    China
    Pace Beijing, Beijing
    France
    Galerie Xippas France, Paris
    Spain
    Galería Elvira González, Madrid
    USA
    ACE Gallery - Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
    Dominique Lévy Gallery, New York City, NY
    The Pace Gallery - 32 East 57th Street, New York City, NY
    The Pace Gallery - 534 West 25th Street, New York City, NY

    Collections 29

    Canada
    Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC
    France
    Musée d'Art Contemporain Lyon, Lyon
    FRAC - Centre, Orleans
    South Korea
    Leeum - Samsung Museum of Art, Seoul
    USA
    University Museum of Contemporary Art - UMass Amherst, Amherst, MA
    Dia: Beacon, Beacon, NY
    MFA - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA
    Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA), Chicago, IL
    Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA
    The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI
    Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art, East Logan, UT
    The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX
    Indianapolis Museum of Art - IMA, Indianapolis, IN
    Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego - MCASD La Jolla, La Jolla, CA
    UAM - University Art Museum, Long Beach, CA
    Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA, Los Angeles, CA
    MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
    Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI
    Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
    Dia Art Foundation: Chelsea, New York City, NY
    MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach
    The Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin, OH
    Norton Simon Museum of Art, Pasadena, CA
    Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ
    Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR
    Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego - MCASD Downtown, San Diego, CA
    San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA

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    www.vernissage.tv 11 Sep 2012

    Robert lrwin: Dotting the i's & Crossing the t's: Part II / The Pace Gallery, New York
    Robert lrwin: Dotting the i's & Crossing the t's: Part II / The Pace Gallery, New York- [Heinrich Schmidt]
    VernissageTV, Basel