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Sandow Birk 1962, US

Rank (2016): 3219 -

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 93

    Solo shows 28

    2015
    Sandow Birk: American Qur'an - Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach
    Sandow Birk - Imaginary Monuments - Catherine Clark Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    2013
    Sandow Birk - American Qur’an - PPOW, New York City, NY
    Sandow Birk - Edith Kinney Gaylord Cornerstone Arts Center, Colorado Springs, CO
    2012
    Sandow Birk - Grinnell College - Bucksbaum Center for the Arts, Grinnell, IA
    2011
    Sandow Birk and Simeen Farhat - Kirk Hopper Fine Art, Dallas, TX
    The Word of God: Sandow Birk's American Qur'an - The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburg, PA
    2010
    Sandow Birk: Dante’s Inferno - Hallie Ford Museum of Art (HFMA), Salem, OR
    American Qur'an - PPOW, New York City, NY
    2009
    Sandow Birk: The Depravities of War - Simon Fraser University Art Gallery, Burnaby, BC
    Sandow Birk - Koplin Del Rio Gallery, Culver City, CA
    Sandow Birk: American Qur'an - Catharine Clark Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    Sandow Birk - Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego - MCASD Downtown, San Diego, CA
    Sandow Birk - Heidelberger Kunstverein, Heidelberg
    2008
    Sandow Birk: The Depravities of War - American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center, Washington, DC
    Sandow Birk - Selections from Ten Leading Causes of Death in America - Catharine Clark Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    Sandow Birk: The Depravities of War - Second Street Gallery, Charlottesville, VA
    2007
    Sandow Birk - The Depravities of War - College of the Arts - California State University, Long Beach, CA
    Sandow Birk: Depravities of War - Catharine Clark Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    2006
    Sandow Birk: The Divine Comedy - The Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, TX
    Sandow Birk's Divine Comedy - California State University Fullerton, Santa Ana, CA
    2005
    Sandow Birk’s Divine Comedy - San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
    Contemporary Links 3: Sandow Birk - The Leading Causes of Death in America - San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, CA
    Sandow Birk - PPOW, New York City, NY
    2003
    Sandow Birk: Incarcerated - State University of New York, New Paltz, NY
    2002
    Maximum Security: New York Landscapes - Debs & Co., New York City, NY
    2000
    Sandow Birk´s "In Smog and Thunder" - Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA
    1999
    Carioca - A Year among the Natives of Rio de Janeiro, Work by Sandow Birk - San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA

    Group shows 65

    2016
    Demarcate: Territorial Shift in Personal and Societal Mapping - San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA), San Jose, CA
    Free Radicals: Remixing History Through the Power of Print - Katherine E. Nash Gallery - University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
    2015
    Inside/Outside: Prison Narratives - Chaffey College, Rancho Cucamonga, CA
    2014
    The war which is coming is not the first one Great war 1914-2014 - MART- Museo d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, Rovereto
    Hell is a place we make: Visions of Dante's Inferno - Foster Gallery - University of Wisconsin,, Eau Claire, WI
    Takeover - Gildar Gallery, Denver, CO
    Prep School - Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA
    2013
    Messin' With The Masters - Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum, Mesa, AR
    This Is Not America: Resistance, Protest and Poetics - ASU Art Museum - Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ
    Side Affect - Liliana Bloch Gallery, Dallas, TX
    Bakers Dozen V: Marginal Revolutions - Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA
    Faux Real - Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA
    Geographies of Detention - From Guantánamo to the Golden Gulag - UCR / California Museum of Photography, Riverside, CA
    Fresh Paint - Lazarides Gallery, London
    Wunderkammer: Miniatures And Curiosities - Koplin Del Rio Gallery, Culver City, CA
    Art And Activism In The U.S. - Pomona College Museum of Art, Claremont, CA
    2012
    Between Truth And Fiction: Pictorial Narratives - Koplin Del Rio Gallery, Culver City, CA
    Suggestivism Nyc - Bold Hype Gallery, Orlando, FL
    Juxtapoz Turns 18 - Copro Nason Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
    To Hell And Back: Sandow Birk’s Divine Comedy - San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
    21st Anniversary Exhibition - Catharine Clark Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    Morbid Curiosity: The Richard Harris Collection - Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL
    Welcome Back: New Lithographs at Tamarind - Tamarind Institute, Albuquerque, NM
    2011
    Being American - Visual Arts Gallery - School of Visual Arts (SVA), New York City, NY
    Hobos to Street People: Artists' Responses to Homelessness from the New Deal to the Present - Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA
    Reconstructed World - di Rosa, Napa, CA
    Sandow Birk with Elyse Pignolet: American Qur’an - Catharine Clark Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    If These Walls Could Talk – A Conversation - Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    Suggestivism - California State University Fullerton, Santa Ana, CA
    2010
    Collecting Contemporary Art: The FUNd at ASU Art Museum - ASU Art Museum - Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ
    Layer Cake - California State University Fullerton, Santa Ana, CA
    The Rise of Rad – The Influence of the Urethane Revolution - Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA
    The Depravities of War – Die Schrecken des Krieges - Städtisches Kunstmuseum Spendhaus Reutlingen, Reutlingen
    Swell - Art 1950 - 2010 - Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York City, NY
    Art Shack - Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA
    Real and HyperReal - San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
    2009
    On Paper - Jenkins Johnson Gallery - New York, New York City, NY
    ISLANDS+GHETTOS - Neue Gesellschaft für Bildende Kunst (NGBK), Berlin
    ISLANDS & GHETTOS. Über territoriale Segregation in Städten des 21. Jahrhundert - Kunstraum Kreuzberg / Bethanien, Berlin
    Art And Activism In The Twentieth Century:selections From The Permanent Collection - Montgomery Art Center, Claremont, CA
    2008
    SEDITION - White Box, New York City, NY
    TINA B. – The Prague Contemporary Art Festival 08 - TINA B. – The Prague Contemporary Art Festival, Prague
    The Art of Democracy: War and Empire - Meridian Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    Looky See: A Summer Show - Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA
    Andy Diaz Hope and Laurel Roth - Blood, Money and Tears - Catharine Clark Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    In the Land of Retinal Delights: The Juxtapoz Factor - Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA
    Islands+ghettos - Heidelberger Forum für Kunst, Heidelberg
    Islands & Ghettos - Heidelberger Kunstverein, Heidelberg
    2007
    The California Files - Re-Viewing Side Effects of Cultural Memory - , San Francisco, CA
    Drawing from History. Permanent Collection and Loans - ASU Art Museum - Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ
    New Prints 2007/Spring - Selected by James Siena - International Print Center New York, New York City, NY
    2006
    The Searchers - White Box, New York City, NY
    Politick - Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery (LAMAG), Los Angeles, CA
    Locked in Place: Securing our Built Environment - Terrence Rogers Fine Arts, Santa Monica, CA
    Visual Politics - The Art of Engagement - American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center, Washington, DC
    Visual Alchemy Part 1 - Oakland Art Gallery, Oakland, CA
    2005
    Variations on the Picturesque - Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener, ON
    Etchings - International Print Center New York, New York City, NY
    The Other Mainstream - Selections from the Collection of Mikki and Stanley Weith - ASU Art Museum - Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ
    2004
    Natural Histories - Realism Revisited - Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art - SMoCA, Scottsdale, AZ
    2003
    The Greatest Album Covers That Never Were - Smart Art Press, Santa Monica, CA
    Surf Culture - The Art History of Surfing - San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
    2001
    Post-Landscape - Between Nature and Culture - Montgomery Art Center, Claremont, CA
    2000
    Surf Trip - Smart Art Press, Santa Monica, CA
    Made in California: Art, Image, and Identity, 1900-2000 - Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA, Los Angeles, CA

    Dealer Directory 5

    USA
    Koplin Del Rio Gallery, Culver City, CA
    PPOW, New York City, NY
    Catharine Clark Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    Catherine Clark Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    Electric Works, San Francisco, CA

    Collections 5

    USA
    Tamarind Institute, Albuquerque, NM
    Pomona College Museum of Art, Claremont, CA
    Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego - MCASD Downtown, San Diego, CA
    San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
    ASU Art Museum - Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ
    Last update: 23 Feb 2016

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