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Robert Watts 1923-1988, US

Rank (2014): 1471 -

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 118

    Solo shows 6

    2011
    Some Objects - Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York City, NY
    2006
    Robert Watts - Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York City, NY
    2001
    Robert Watts - Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York City, NY
    1999
    Robert Watts - The invisible man of Fluxus and Pop - Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel
    1990
    Robert Watts - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY
    1973
    Objekte & Entwürfe von 1956-1965 - Galerie Inge Baecker, Bad Münstereifel

    Group shows 112

    2014
    The Photographic Object, 1970 - Hauser & Wirth New York, 69th Street, New York City, NY
    Mappenwerke & Sondereditionen - Galerie Kunst & Handel, Vienna
    The Paradox of Sculpture - National Academy Museum, New York City, NY
    2013
    Faces and Facets - Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, NJ
    The Photographic Object 1970 - Le Consortium, Dijon
    Beyond Corrupted Eye Akumulatory 2 Gallery, 1972–1990 - Museum of Contemporary Art in Kraków (MOCAK), Krakow
    2012
    Lost (in La) - Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery (LAMAG), Los Angeles, CA
    Fluxus! ›antikunst‹ Ist Auch Kunst - Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Stuttgart
    Fiat flux : la nébuleuse Fluxus, 1962-1978 - Musée d'Art moderne de Saint-Etienne, Saint-Etienne
    Fluxus &Fluxus: 1962- 2012 - Galleria Paola Verrengia, Salerno
    Beyond Corrupted Eye - Akumulatory 2 Gallery, 1972–1990 - Zacheta - National Gallery of Art, Warsaw
    Recent Acquisitions - Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC
    Fluxus Jubileum - La Giarina - Arte Contemporanea, Verona
    Sex + Philosophy - Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York City, NY
    Art = Life = Art | Dada > Fluxus - MUSEION - Museum für moderne und zeitgenössische Kunst , Bolzano
    John Cage - A Centennial Celebration With Friends - Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
    2011
    Sticker in der Kunst - Vom Aufkleber in der Mail Art über Streetart bis zum Sticker Award - Weserburg | Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen
    From Trash To Treasure - Vom Wert des Wertlosen in der Kunst - Kunsthalle zu Kiel, Kiel
    Nie wieder störungsfrei! - Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen
    at/around/beyond: Fluxus at Rutgers - Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick, NJ
    Fluxus and the Essential Questions of Life - Grey Art Gallery, NYU, New York City, NY
    Plot : Plan : Process - Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York City, NY
    MMK 1991-2011: 20 Jahre Gegenwart - Museum für Moderne Kunst (MMK), Frankfurt/Main
    Compass - Drawings from the Museum of Modern Art New York - Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin
    2010
    Art on Paper 2010: The 41st Exhibition - Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC
    Bittersweet: The Chocolate Show - Paul Robeson Galleries, Newark, NJ
    Ecce Homo Ludens - Musée Régional D'Art Contemporain Languedoc-Roussillon, Sérignan
    Nuevos Realismos: 1957-62. Estrategias del objeto, entre readymade y espectáculo - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid
    Sound & Vision - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
    Bambaataa - Aliceday, Brussels
    S.M.S.: An Archive of the 60s - UAM - University Art Museum, Long Beach, CA
    André Thomkins - Pavel Pepperstein - Robert Watts - Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz
    Knock Knock: Who\'s There? That Joke Isn\'t Funny Anymore - Armand Bartos Fine Art, New York City, NY
    Tha Visible Vagina - David Nolan Gallery, New York City, NY
    2009
    Art of Live - for 5 000 € - La Triennale di Milano. Design Museum, Milan
    Who killed the Painting? - Weserburg | Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen
    Gestern oder im 2. Stock - Karl Valentin, Komik und Kunst seit 1948 - Münchner Stadtmuseum, Munich
    Listování | Moderní knižní kultura ve sbírkách Muzea umění Olomouc - Muzeum Umeni Olomouc, Olomouc
    Compass in Hand: Selections from The Judith Rothschild Foundation Contemporary Drawings Collection - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    Electricity - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY
    2008
    On Location: Art, Space and Place in the 1960s - Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, Norwich
    POP und die Folgen - Museum der Stadt Ratingen, Ratingen
    Fluxus partiturer og instruktioner - Museet for Samtidskunst / Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde
    Peripheral vision and collective body - MUSEION - Museum für moderne und zeitgenössische Kunst , Bolzano
    Sammlung Marzona - Bielefelder Kunstverein, Bielefeld
    Die Hände der Kunst - MARTa Herford, Herford
    Accidental Modernism - Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York City, NY
    2007
    Copied Right - Para/Site Art Space, Hong Kong
    Leck mich! - Weserburg | Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen
    Ateliers - L'artistes et ses lieux de création - Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris
    What does the jellyfish want? - Museum Ludwig, Cologne
    all about laughter - Mori Art Museum, Tokyo
    2006
    The Subverted Object - Ubu Gallery, New York City, NY
    Newark Between Us - Newark Arts Council, Newark, NJ
    Fluxus & Non Fluxus Fluxus - Randers kunstmuseum, Randers
    The Materialization Of Sensibility: Art And Alchemy - Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York City, NY
    LichtWerke - Kunst und Licht seit den 1960er Jahren - Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig - MUMOK , Vienna
    2005
    Lichtkunst aus Kunstlicht - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
    Fluxus und Freunde - Kunstmuseum Kloster unserer lieben Frauen Magdeburg, Magdeburg
    BIG BANG - Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris
    The Last Picture Show - Artists using Photography 1960-1982 - Miami Art Central, Miami, FL
    2004
    Algorithmische Revolution. Zur Geschichte der interaktiven Kunst - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
    Visions of America - Essl Museum - Kunst der Gegenwart, Klosterneuburg
    The Fine Line (Between Something and Nothing) - Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York City, NY
    The last picture show. Artistas que hacen uso de la fotografía. Tendencias conceptuales de 1960-1982 - MARCO Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo, Vigo
    The Last Picture Show - Artists Using Photography, 1960-1982 - Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
    THE MUSE - Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York City, NY
    2003
    The Last Picture Show - Artists Using Photography - 1960-1982 - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
    Threading the Eye - Sherry Leedy Contemporary Art, Kansas City, MO
    Money for nothing - Wellington City Gallery, Wellington
    Money for Nothing - Artspace, Auckland
    Critical Mass: Happenings, Fluxus, Performance, Intermedia and Rutgers University - Mead Art Museum, Amherst, MA
    2002
    Fluxus und Freunde - Weserburg | Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen
    La Fluxus Constellation - Museo d’Arte Contemporanea di Villa Croce, Genoa
    2001
    Silver - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY
    2000
    Destruction / Creation - Ubu Gallery, New York City, NY
    Das fünfte Element - Geld oder Kunst - Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf
    1999
    Arranged Marriage - Andrew Roth Gallery, New York City, NY
    Experiments in the Everyday: Allan Kaprow and Robert Watts—Events, Objects, Documents - Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery - Columbia University, New York City, NY
    Chronos and Kairos, die Zeit in der zeitgenössischen Kunst - Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel
    1998
    Le droit de rêver - Espace de l’art concret, Mouans Sartoux
    The '60s in the Seventies - Ubu Gallery, New York City, NY
    Experiments in the Everyday - Allan Kaprow and Robert Watts - Events, Objects, D - MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, MA
    Fluxus und Happening der 60er und 70er Jahre - Galerie Inge Baecker, Bad Münstereifel
    1996
    The Subverted Object - Ubu Gallery, New York City, NY
    The Gun: Icon of Twentieth Century Art - Ubu Gallery, New York City, NY
    1995
    Neo-Dada: Redefining Art 1958–1962 - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX
    1994
    En el espíritu de Fluxus - Fundación Antoni Tàpies, Barcelona
    1993
    Reflet-Restitution : la sculpture pop et hyperréaliste - Abbaye St André - Centre d'art contemporain Meymac, Meymac
    L\'esprit Dada ou la fin de la composition. hommage à Marcelle Cahn - Espace de l’art concret, Mouans Sartoux
    1992
    Arte Pop - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid
    1991
    Fluxattitudes - Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center, Buffalo, NY
    Fluxus! - Gertrude contemporary art spaces, Melbourne, VIC
    1990
    Fluxus! - IMA Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD
    XLIV. Esposizione Biennale Internazionale d'Arte della Città di Venezia - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
    8th Biennale of Sydney 1990 - The Readymade Boomerang - Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, NSW
    1989
    Arbeit mit Papier - Galerie Eugen Lendl, Graz
    1985
    1954-1985 - Kunst in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland - Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin
    1984
    Fluxus, etc.: The Gilbert and Lila Silverman Collection - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX
    1982
    FLUXUS - Nassauischer Kunstverein, Wiesbaden
    1980
    Ecouter Par Les Yeux: objets et environments sonores - Musée d´Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris - MAM/ARC, Paris
    1978
    Another Aspect of Pop Art - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
    Hermetic Aspects of Contemporary Art - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
    1977
    New York Avant-Garde/Works and Projects of the Seventies - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
    1975
    Artists Make Toys - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
    1972
    documenta 5 - Documenta, Kassel
    1970
    Photography Into Sculpture - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    1969
    Sammlung 1968 Karl Ströher - Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf
    Sammlung 1968 Karl Ströher - Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin
    1964
    The American Supermarket - Paul Bianchini Gallery, New York City, NY
    Introducing - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY
    1963
    The popular image - Washington Gallery of Modern Art, Washington, DC

    Dealer Directory 4

    Netherlands
    Galerie A, Amsterdam
    USA
    Mark Borghi Fine Art - New York, New York City, NY
    Dean Borghi Fine Art, New York City, NY
    Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York City, NY

    Collections 9

    Australia
    Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD
    France
    Musée d'Art Contemporain Lyon, Lyon
    Germany
    Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen
    Museum für Moderne Kunst (MMK), Frankfurt/Main
    Spain
    Museo Vostell Malpartida, Malpartida de Cáceres
    USA
    Indianapolis Museum of Art - IMA, Indianapolis, IN
    Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
    MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA

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