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William Leavitt  1941, US

Rank (2014): 2277 

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Country
USA 50
United Kingdom 3
Netherlands 2




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Allen Ruppersberg  316 26
John Baldessari  6 21
Alexis Smith  2951 15
Christopher Williams  219 13




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Institution
  Margo Leavin Gallery, USA 24
  Metro Pictures Gallery, USA 4



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1941 Born in Washington, D.C. (US)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 58  Please report missing Information



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2013
   William Leavitt - The Greene Naftali Gallery, New York City, NY

2012
   William Leavitt - - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (closed, 2012)
   Performance: The Particles (of White Naugahyde) - - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (closed, 2012)

2011
   William Leavitt: Theater Objects - MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA

2010
   William Leavitt: A Show of Cards - Jancar Jones Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2009
   William Leavitt: Molecules and Buildings - - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (closed, 2012)

2006
   William Leavitt: New Paintings - - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (closed, 2012)

2003
   William Leavitt - - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (closed, 2012)

2002
   William Leavitt - The Radio - LACE - Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA

1999
   William Leavitt: Combine Drawings and Bar Paintings - - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (closed, 2012)

1990
   William Leavitt: Random Trees - Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA

1983
   William Leavitt - Metro Pictures Gallery, New York City, NY

1981
   William Leavitt - Metro Pictures Gallery, New York City, NY

1979
   William Leavitt - Artists Space, New York City, NY

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to top Group shows   44


2014
   8th Liverpool Biennial - Liverpool Biennial of Contemporary Art, Liverpool
Description  Last Seen Entering the Biltmore - SLG South London Gallery, London
Description  Take It Or Leave It: Institution, Image, Ideology - UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA

2013
   State of Mind: New California Art Circa 1970 - Smart Museum of Art, Chicago, IL
Description  State of Mind: New California Art circa 1970 - Bronx Museum of the Arts (BxMA), New York City, NY
   Made in Space - Night Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
   Significant Ordinaries - UAM - University Art Museum, Long Beach, CA
   Set Pieces - Cardi Black Box, Milan

2012
   Arctic Summer - - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (closed, 2012)
   Drawn - - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (closed, 2012)

2011
   It Happened at Pomona: Art at the Edge of Los Angeles 1969-1973 (Part 2) - Montgomery Art Center, Claremont, CA
Description and image  Under the Big Black Sun: California Art 1974-1981 - The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, Los Angeles, CA
   Celebrating Hilldale, 1984-1995 - - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (closed, 2012)

2010
   The City Proper - - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (closed, 2012)
   Taking Place - Stedelijk Museum CS, Amsterdam
   Works in Edition - - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (closed, 2012)

2009
   Group Show - - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (closed, 2012)
   Instruments - - SolwayJones, Los Angeles, CA (closed, 2010)
   Roy Dowell, William Leavitt, Alexis Smith - - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (closed, 2012)
   Reading Standing Up - - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (closed, 2012)

2008
Description and image  2008 California Biennial - California Pacific Triennial, Newport Beach
   Painting Now and Forever Part II - The Greene Naftali Gallery, New York City, NY
Description  Arts Le Havre 2008 - Biennale Arts Le Havre, Le Havre
   Summer 2008 - - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (closed, 2012)

2007
   William Leavitt, Allen Ruppersberg and Mungo Thomson - - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (closed, 2012)
   From Close To Home - Recent Acquisitions Of Los Angeles Art - MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA

2006
   Kunst aus Los Angeles der 60er bis 90er Jahre - Kunstverein Braunschweig, Braunschweig

2005
   100 Artists See God -  Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), Virginia Beach, VA

2004
Description and image  100 Artists See God - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London
   H2O (x) + 6 - - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (closed, 2012)

2003
   Raid the Icebox - - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (closed, 2012)

2001
   Seeing or Believing - - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (closed, 2012)

1998
   Public Works - A Community Laboratory - Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA
   90069 - - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (closed, 2012)

1996
   Sarah Charlesworth/William Leavitt - - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (closed, 2012)

1995
   1965-1975: Reconsidering The Object Of Art - The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, Los Angeles, CA
   25 Years: An Exhibition of Selected Works - - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (closed, 2012)
   Album: The photographic collection of Museum Boijmans-van Beuningen Rotterdam - Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam
   Untitled (Reading Room) - - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (closed, 2012)

1994
   In the Field: Landscape in Recent Photography - - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (closed, 2012)

1981
   Drawings - Metro Pictures Gallery, New York City, NY

1980
   Opening Group Show - Metro Pictures Gallery, New York City, NY

1976
   Projects: Video VII - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

1970
   12 Sculptors - Mt. San Antonio College Art Gallery, Walnut, CA

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 Dealer Directory  2

USA

 Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
 Greene Naftali, New York City, NY

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USA

 MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA

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