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Lynette Yiadom-Boakye  1977, UK

(Lynette Yiadom Boaké)
Rank (2017): 675 


Lynette Yiadom-Boakye, Cemetery
Cemetery, 2005
The Saatchi Gallery

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United Kingdom 27
USA 18
Switzerland 9
Germany 7
Spain 6

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Artist Rank
Marlene Dumas  107 11
Wangechi Mutu  311 9
Cindy Sherman  6 7

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  Gowen Contemporary, Switzerland 5
CCA Andratx CCA Andratx, Spain 3
  Stevenson - Cape Town, South Africa 3
  Kunsthalle Mannheim, Germany 3
  Corvi-Mora, United Kingdom 3

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1977 Born in London (UK)

Lives and works in London (UK)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 96  Please report missing Information

until 28.1.2018
   Serralves Collection: 1960-1980 - Museu Serralves - Museu de Arte Contemporânea, Porto Send message

until 31.12.
   If On A Trondheim’s Night A Traveler… / Works From Collezione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo - Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin Send message

until 28.8.
   Art / Africa, Le nouvel atelier - Fondation Louis Vuitton, Paris Send message

until 30.7.
Description  Unfinished conversations: New work from the collection - Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York City, NY Send message


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   Lynette Yiadom-Boakye: Under-Song For A Cipher - New Museum, New York City, NY

Description and image  Lynette Yiadom-Boakye - Kunsthalle Basel, Basel
   Lynette Yiadom-Boakye - Sorrow For A Cipher - Corvi-Mora, London

   Kapsel 03: Lynette Yiadom-Boakye - Haus der Kunst München, Munich
   Lynette Yiadom-Boakye: Verses After Dusk - Serpentine Gallery, London

   Lynette Yiadom-Boakye - Jack Shainman Gallery, New York City, NY
   Lynette Yiadom-Boakye - 32 Edgewood Gallery - Yale University School of Art, New Haven, CT

   Lynette Yiadom-Boakye - Verses - PinchukArtCentre, Kiev
   Lynette Yiadom-Boakye - The Love Without - Corvi-Mora, London
   Salt 7: Lynette Yiadom-Boakye - Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City, UT

   All Manner Of Needs - Jack Shainman Gallery, New York City, NY
   Lynette Yiadom-Boakye - Chisenhale Gallery, London

   Lynette Yiadom-Boakye - Notes and Letters - Corvi-Mora, London

   Any Number of Preoccupations - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY
   Lynette Yiadom-Boakye: Essays and Letters - Stevenson, Cape Town

   Lynette Yiadom-Boakye: Pleased to Meet You - Stevenson, Cape Town
   Lynette Yiadom-boakye - Manifesto - Gowen Contemporary, Geneva

   Lynette Yiadom-Boakye - Gasworks, London
   Lynette Yiadom-Boakye - Series - Gowen Contemporary, Geneva


to top Group shows   73

   The Figure in Contemporary Art - Rosenfeld Porcini, London
   Il Cacciatore Bianco / The White Hunter - FM Centro per l'Arte Contemporanea, Milan

   One Day, Something Happens: Paintings of People - Towner, Eastbourne
   British Art Show 8 - John Hansard Gallery, Southampton
Description  The Female Gaze, Part Two: Women Look at Men - Cheim & Read, New York City, NY
   Making & Unmaking - Camden Arts Centre, London
   You go to my head - Galerie Daniel Templon - Brussels, Brussels
   People & Other Creatures - Peters Projects, Santa Fe, NM
   BRITISH ART SHOW 8 - Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, Scotland
   Stranger - MOCA - Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland, Cleveland, OH

   Tightrope Walk: Painted Images After Abstraction - White Cube, London
Description and image Highlanes Municipal Art GalleryOne Day, Something Happens: Paintings of People - Highlanes Municipal Art Gallery, Drogheda, County Louth Send message
Description and image  British Art Show 8 - Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds
Description and image  Reality of My Surroundings: The Contemporary Collection - Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, NC
   Göteborg International Biennial For Contemporary Art (Gibca) 2015 - Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art, Gothenburg
   Material Matters: New Art from Africa - Institute of Contemporary Art Indian Ocean (ICAIO), Port Louis
   As Is Is - Altman Siegel Gallery, San Francisco, CA
   Liberated Subjects: Present Tense - Foundation de 11 Lijnen, Oudenburg
Description  Glenn Ligon: Encounters and Collisions - Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham
   Face Value: Portraiture from the Arts Council Collection - Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Kendal, Cumbria
Description and image  Tracing Shadows - PLATEAU - Samsung Museum of Art, Seoul
   Sharjah Biennial 12 - Sharjah Biennial, Sharjah
   Meet Me Halfway: Selections from the Anita Reiner Collection - Cristin Tierney Gallery, New York City, NY
Description and image  Moucharabieh - Triangle France, Marseille

   Queensize – Female Artists from the Olbricht Collection - me Collectors Room Berlin, Berlin
   Queensize – Female Artists from the Olbricht Collection - Museum Arnhem, Arnhem
   A Tribute To Anita Reiner - The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC
Description and image  Mirrorcity - London Artists On Fiction And Reality - Hayward Gallery, London
   More Material - Salon 94 Bowery, New York City, NY
   Utopie Picturale 2 - Fonderie Kugler, Geneva
   Histories: Works From The Serralves Collection - Museu Serralves - Museu de Arte Contemporânea, Porto
   Aleph, Mai2014 - Gowen Contemporary, Geneva
Description  DISPLAYS – Three Women Painters: Phoebe Unwin, Clare Woods and Lynette Yiadom-Boakye - Contemporary Art Society, London
   Sound Vision - Duke University, Durham, NC
Description  In The Near Future - Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw, Warsaw

   Characters - The Holburne Museum, Bath, Somerset
   British British Polish Polish: Art From Europe's Edges In The Long '90s And Today -  Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw
   Body Language - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY
  David Zwirner, Inc.Folk Devil - David Zwirner, Inc., New York City, NY Send message
   Cinematic Visions - Painting at the Edge of Reality - Victoria Miro Gallery, London
  La Biennale di VeneziaBiennale di Venezia - 55th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice Send message
   The Souls, a Twice-Told Tale - CEAAC - Centre européen d'actions artistiques contemporaines, Strasbourg
   Utopie picturale - La Villa Dutoit, Petit-Saconnex

Description  Future Generation Art Prize 2012 - PinchukArtCentre, Kiev
Description, image and works of art CCA AndratxArt Foundation Mallorca Collection - Special Edition - CCA Andratx, Andratx Send message
   To Have a Voice - The Mackintosh Museum - The Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, Scotland

   Portraits : Cabinet De CuriositÉs - Galerie Sébastien Bertrand, Geneva
   what we talk about when we talk about love - Stevenson, Cape Town
   Sociétés secrčtes - Savoir, oser, vouloir, garder le silence - CAPC - Musée d'art contemporain, Bordeaux
   11e Biennale de Lyon - biennale d\'art contemporain de Lyon, Lyon
   Geheimgesellschaften - Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt/Main
   Going where the weather suits my clothes...fall of light on fabric - Mother's Tankstation, Dublin
   Make Believe - Galleri Magnus Karlsson, Stockholm

   Standing Room Only - Flowers Galleries - Kingsland Road, London
  The Saatchi GalleryNewspeak: British Art Now - The Saatchi Gallery, London Send message
   Women Painters From Five Continents - Osart Gallery, Milan

Description and image  Living Together. Estrategias para la convivencia - MARCO Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo, Vigo
   Living Together - Centro Cultural Montehermoso, Vitoria-Gasteiz
   Painting - Gowen Contemporary, Geneva

Description and works of art CCA AndratxCollection Art Foundation Mallorca - CCA Andratx, Andratx Send message
Description and works of art CCA AndratxM25 Around London - CCA Andratx, Andratx Send message
Description and image  7th Gwangju Biennale - Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju

   100 Jahre Kunsthalle Mannheim - Städtische Kunsthalle Mannheim, Mannheim
   Mutineer - Kunsthalle m3, Berlin

   Personne ne veut mourir - Gowen Contemporary, Geneva
   2° Bienal Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo de Sevilla - - BIACS - Fundación Bienal Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo de Sevilla, Sevilla (closed)
Description and works of art The Saatchi GalleryThe Triumph of Painting - Part 6 - The Saatchi Gallery, London Send message
   Full House - Gesichter einer Sammlung - Städtische Kunsthalle Mannheim, Mannheim

   bloomberg new contemporaries 2004 - Barbican Art Gallery, London
   Direkte Malerei - Die neue Kunsthalle IV - Kunsthalle Mannheim, Mannheim
   John Moores 23 - Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool
   Liverpool Biennial 2004 - Liverpool Biennial of Contemporary Art, Liverpool
   5 Young Painters - Art Space Gallery, London


 Dealer Directory  3

United Kingdom

 Corvi-Mora, London
 Peter von Kant, London


 Jack Shainman Gallery, New York City, NY


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 Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw, Warsaw

United Kingdom

www.saatchigallery.comThe Saatchi Gallery, London eMail
 Zabludowicz Collection London, London


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