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Alison Knowles  1933, US

(Alision Knowles)
Rank (2014): 1207 – 

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USA 48
Germany 28
Italy 8
Denmark 6
France 4

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Artist Rank
Dick Higgins  1827 50
George Brecht  580 46
Ben Vautier  252 45
George Maciunas  857 42
Emmett Williams  2048 41

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  Stella A., Germany 4
Museet for Samtidskunst / Museum of Contemporary Art Museet for Samtidskunst / Museum of Contemporary Art, Denmark 4
  James Fuentes LLC, USA 3
  Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, USA 3
  Galerie Inge Baecker, Germany 3

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29.4.1933 Born in New York City, NY (US)

Lives and works in New York City, NY (US)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 127  Please report missing Information

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   Allison Knowles - Clear Skies All Wee - James Fuentes LLC, New York City, NY

   Event Threads and A Rake's Progress - Stella A., Berlin

   Time Samples - The Harold B. Lemmerman Gallery at New Jersey City University, Jersey City, NJ

   October Leaves Falling - Gahlberg Gallery at the McAninch Arts Center, Glen Ellyn, IL

   Performance Drawings - Allison Knowles - The Drawing Center, New York City, NY

Description  Alison Knowles: Vintage Themes - Gracie Mansion Gallery, New York City, NY

  Museet for SamtidskunstIndigo Island - Alison Knowles - Museet for Samtidskunst, Roskilde Send message

   Alsion Knowles - - Galerie und Edition Hundertmark - Cologne, Cologne (closed, 2003)

   Der Bohnenweg - Galerie Inge Baecker, Bad Münstereifel

   bean bags, notations and bagged acoustics - Galerie Inge Baecker, Bad Münstereifel

   The Identical Lunch - Galerie Inge Baecker, Bad Münstereifel


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   Bookish - Corbett vs. Dempsey, Chicago, IL
   Everything Loose Will Land - Graham Foundation, Chicago, IL
   do it Moscow - Garage Center for Contemporary Culture - GCCC, Moscow
   Fluxus Made In Usa - Staatliches Museum Schwerin, Schwerin
   Art By Te­Le­Phone... Re­Cal­Led - La Panacée, Montpellier
Description  Feast: Radical Hospitality in Contemporary Art - Site Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM

   B.A.B.E - The Best Artists Books and Editors - Immanence, espace d'art contemporain, Paris
   Feast: Radical Hospitality in Contemporary Art - Blaffer Art Museum - at the University of Houston, Houston, TX
Description and image  Learning Machine - Nam June Paik Art Center, Yongin-si
   Gut aufgelegt. Die Sammlung Heinz Beck - Wilhelm Hack Museum, Ludwigshafen
   Summer Group Show - James Fuentes LLC, New York City, NY
   Serious Play Artist Group Show - Caelum Gallery, New York City, NY
   Everything Loose Will Land - MAK Center for Art and Architecture, West Hollywood, CA
   Bourgeois Leftovers - de Appel Boys' School, Amsterdam
   Une exposition parlée - Jeu de Paume, Paris

   The lunatics are on the loose: European Fluxus Festivals 1962-1977 - Contemporary Art Centre (CAC), Vilnius
   Do it - Center for Contemporary Art, CCA Kitakyushu, Kitakyushu
   Fluxus! ›antikunst‹ Ist Auch Kunst - Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Stuttgart
   Art By Telephone - Angers - Bordeaux - New York - Paris / Chatou - San Francisco - CAPC - Musée d'art contemporain, Bordeaux
   Women In Fluxus & Other Experimental Tales - Palazzo Magnani, Reggio Emilia
   Eventi Partiture Performance 1962-2012 - Palazzo Magnani, Reggio Emilia
   Working Alternatives: Breaking Bread, Art Broadcasting, and Collective Action - Franklin Street Works, Stamford, CT
   The Lunatics Are On The Loose…Fluxus European Festivals 1962-1977 - Museum of Contemporary Art in Kraków (MOCAK), Krakow
   Fluxus &Fluxus: 1962- 2012 - Galleria Paola Verrengia, Salerno
   Disjecta membrane for John Cage - Galerie výtvarného umění v Ostravě, Dum umeni, Ostrava
   Inge Baecker Bochum - Fluxus Ruhrgebiet - Kunstmuseum Bochum, Bochum
   Something Else about Fluxus - Stella A., Berlin
   Die Irren sind los... - AdK - Akademie der Künste, Berlin
   Explosion! - Painting in Action - Moderna Museet, Stockholm
   Membra Disjecta For John Cage: Wanting To Say Something About John - DOX - Centre for contemporary art, Prague
   On The Road To Fluxus - Galerie Schüppenhauer, Cologne
   On The Road To Fluxus - Die Kunstagentin, Cologne
   Fluxus Jubileum - L'ultima Avanguardia Del Novecento Nelle Collezioni Venete - Associazione TRA - Treviso Ricerca Arte, Treviso
   Feast: Radical Hospitality in Contemporary Art - Smart Museum of Art, Chicago, IL
   John Cage - A Centennial Celebration With Friends - Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
   Special Blend - The Journal Gallery, New York City, NY

   Fluxus In Germany 1962 - 1994 - National Museum of Contemporary Art (MNAC), Bucharest
   Language To Cover A Wall: Visual Poetry Through Its Changing Media - UB Art Galleries - University of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
   Performa 11 - Performa, New York City, NY
   Nel Frattempo / Meanwhile - Ex Mercato della Frutta, Valeggio Sul Mincio, VR
   Fluxus and the Essential Questions of Life - Grey Art Gallery, NYU, New York City, NY
   New York to London and Back - The Medium of Contingency - Thomas Dane Gallery, London
   Sculpture In So Many Words: Text Pieces 1960-75 - ZieherSmith, New York City, NY

   Fluxus East - Henie Onstad Art Centre, Høvikodden
   Recipes For An Encounter - Dorsky Gallery Curatorial Programs (DGCP), New York City, NY
   Experimental Women in Flux - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
   In And Out The Window - FLUXUS+, Potsdam
   Acts Are For Actors - Southfirst, New York City, NY
Description  Starter Works from the Vehbi Koç Foundation Contemporary Art Collection - ARTER - space for art, Istanbul
   Langsamer, kleiner, weniger - Stella A., Berlin
   What’s Left: Artworks Made by a Public - Alexander Gray Associates, New York City, NY
   First Supper - Josee Bienvenu Gallery, New York City, NY

   Wir aber wollen uns erinnern - Stella A., Berlin
Description  Cage and Cunningham: Chance, Time, and Concept in the Visual Arts - MMoCA - The Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison, WI
   Chance Aesthetics - Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum - Washington Univer, Saint Louis, MO
   Schönes Wetter heute, n'est-ce pas, Henning? - 44 Moen, Askeby
   Fluxus East - Kunsthallen Nikolaj, Copenhagen
Description and image  The Third Mind: American Artists Contemplate Asia: 1860-1989 - Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City, NY

   The Cover of a Book is the Beginning of a Journey - Arnolfini, Bristol
Description and image  PERFORMING THE CITY - Kunst Aktionismus im Stadt Raum 60er und 70er Jahre - Lothringer13 - Städtische Kunsthalle München, Munich
   Helen Mirra & Alison Knowles - Pinksummer, Genoa
Description  Fluxus East. Fluxus networks in central eastern Europe - Kumu Art Museum, Tallinn
  Museet for SamtidskunstFluxus partiturer og instruktioner - Museet for Samtidskunst, Roskilde Send message
   Sequence: One Work, one week - Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York City, NY
   Ad Absurdum - MARTa Herford, Herford
   Fluxus East – Fluxus Networks in Central Eastern Europe - Ludwig Museum - Museum of Contemporary Art - Budapest, Budapest
   Fluxus East. Fluxus Networks in Central Eastern Europe - Gallery of Contemporary Art Bunkier Sztuki, Krakow
   Art Metropole: The Top 100 - MSVU Art Gallery, Halifax, NS

   Fluxus East - Contemporary Art Centre (CAC), Vilnius
   Programming Chance - James Fuentes LLC, New York City, NY
Description and image  Performa 07 - The Second Biennial of New Visual Art Performance - Performa, New York City, NY
   Fluxus East - Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin
   Evidence of Movement - The Getty Center, Los Angeles, CA
   The Most Curatorial Biennial of the Universe - Apexart, New York City, NY
   Agapē - Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York City, NY
   Fluxus. Una larga historia con muchos nudos. Alemania 1962-1994 - Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo (CAAC), Sevilla

   Fluxus - Alemanha 1962 - 1994 - Instituto Tomie Ohtake, São Paulo

   FLUXUS llega al MAC - una larga historia con muchos nudos - Fluxus en Alemania 1 - MAC Museo de Arte Contemporáneo. Universidad de Chile, Santiago
Description and image  Schrift, Zeichen, Geste. Carlfriedrich Claus im Kontext von Klee bis Pollock - Kunstsammlungen Chemnitz, Chemnitz
   Fluxus und Freunde - Kunstmuseum Kloster unserer lieben Frauen Magdeburg, Magdeburg

   Una larga historia con muchos nudos. Fluxus en Alemania: 1962 –1994 - Museo Tamayo, Mexico City
   Fluxus in Germany 1962 - 1994 - Listasafn Islands - National Gallery of Iceland, Reykjavik
   From Seed to Sheet - Marist College Art Gallery, New York City, NY

   Centraal Fluxus Festival - in POST CM - Centraal Museum, Utrecht
   Do-It-Yourself Fluxus - Art Interactive, Cambridge, MA
   Critical Mass: Happenings, Fluxus, Performance, Intermedia and Rutgers University - Mead Art Museum, Amherst, MA

   Last Exhibition in Cologne - - Galerie und Edition Hundertmark - Cologne, Cologne (closed, 2003)
   La Fluxus Constellation - Villa Croce Museo d´Arte Contemporanea, Genoa
   Passenger - The Viewer as Participant - Astrup Fearnley Museet for Moderne Kunst, Oslo

   do it - Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, MA
Description  Recent Acquisitions to the Collection - The Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC
   Lost and Found - Apexart, New York City, NY
   Between Sound and Vision - Gallery 400 - University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL

   Intermedia / Tribute to Dick Higgins - Ernst Museum Budapest, Budapest
   "Fluxus in Amerika" - - Galerie Vostell, Berlin (closed, 2005)

   Disappearing Act - Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York City, NY

  Museet for SamtidskunstKulturby - Museet for Samtidskunst, Roskilde Send message

   Neo-Dada: Redefining Art 1958–1962 - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX

   En el espíritu de Fluxus - Fundación Antoni Tàpies, Barcelona

   FluxAttitudes - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
   FLUXUS Da Capo - Nassauischer Kunstverein, Wiesbaden

  Museet for SamtidskunstLydbilleder I - Museet for Samtidskunst, Roskilde Send message
   Fluxattitudes - Hallwalls at The Church, Buffalo, NY
   Fluxus! - Gertrude contemporary art spaces, Melbourne, VIC

   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

   documenta 8 - Documenta, Kassel

   1954-1985 - Kunst in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland - Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin
   Oracle - - Exit Art, New York City, NY (closed, 2012)

   Fluxus, etc.: The Gilbert and Lila Silverman Collection - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX

   A Sound Selection: Audio Works by Artists - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX
   Printed Art Since 1965 - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

   Multiples. Ein Versuch, die Entwicklung des Auflagenobjekts darzustellen - NBK - Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin

Description and image  Cybernetic Serendipity - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London

   FLUXUS: Internationale Festspiele Neuester Musik - Museum Wiesbaden, Wiesbaden


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 Pari & Dispari, Reggio Emilia
 Galleria L´Archimede, Rome


 Galerie A, Amsterdam




 James Fuentes LLC, New York City, NY
 Gracie Mansion Gallery, New York City, NY


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 Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD


 National Gallery of Canada - Musée des beaux-arts du Canada, Ottawa, ON


 KUNSTEN Museum of Modern Art, Aalborg
Museet for Samtidskunst / Museum of Contemporary ArtMuseet for Samtidskunst / Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde  eMail


 Musée d'Art Contemporain Lyon, Lyon


 Weserburg | Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen
 FLUXUS+, Potsdam


 Museo Vostell Malpartida, Malpartida de Cáceres


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