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Dorothea Tanning  1910-2012, US

Rank (2014): 1782 

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Female
Painting, Printmaking, Sculpture
Surrealism



to top Most exhibitions in:

Country
USA 41
Germany 11
United Kingdom 10
Spain 4




to top Most exhibitions shown with:

Artist Rank
Max Ernst  58 31
Man Ray  20 24
Salvador Dalí  122 24
René Magritte  281 21




to top Most exhibitions held at:

Institution
  Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, USA 8
  Wendi Norris Gallery, USA 4
  Kent Fine Art LLC, USA 3
  Kent Gallery, USA 3
  Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, USA 3



to top Biography:  Please report missing Information


25.8.1910 Born in Galesburg,IL (US)


31.1.2012 Died in Manhattan, NY (US)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 80  Please report missing Information



to top Solo shows   14


2013
   Unknown But Knowable States - Wendi Norris Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2012
   Collages - Alison Jacques Gallery, London (England)

2010
   zwischen dem inneren Auge und der anderen Seite der Tür - Max Ernst Museum, Brühl
   Early Designs for the Stage - The Drawing Center, New York City, NY

2009
Description and image  Dorothea Tanning - Beyond the Esplanade: Paintings, Drawings and Prints from 1940 to 1965 - Wendi Norris Gallery, San Francisco, CA
   All In This Together: Dorothea Tanning & Friend - Kent Fine Art LLC, New York City, NY

2005
   Dorothea Tanning - Insomnias 1955-1965 - Kent Fine Art LLC, New York City, NY
   Dorothea Tanning - - Kent Gallery, New York City, NY (closed)

2000
Description  Dorothea Tanning - birthday and beyond - Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA

1999
   Dorothea Tanning: Still in the Studio - Boston University Art Gallery - BUAG, Boston, MA

1993
   Dorothea Tanning: Works 1942-1992 - Camden Arts Centre, London (England)
   Dorothea Tanning - Malmö Konsthall, Malmö

1988
   Dorothea Tanning - - Kent Gallery, New York City, NY (closed)

1987
   Dorothea Tanning - - Kent Gallery, New York City, NY (closed)

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to top Group shows   66


2013
   Formas biográficas - Construcción y mitología individual - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid
   Kunst & Textil – Stoff als Material und Idee in der Moderne von Klimt bis heute - Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg
   Frieze London 2013 - Alison Jacques Gallery, London (England)
   Biennale di Venezia - 55th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
   Nevermore - On Stellar Rays, New York City, NY

2012
   INsite/INchelsea - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
   In Wonderland. Mujeres surrealistas en México y los Estados Unidos - Museo de Arte Moderno de Mexico City, Mexico City
   The Supersurrealism - Moderna Museet Malmö, Malmö
   Mash Up: Collage from 1930 to the present - L&M Arts, Los Angeles, Venice, CA
   Von A bis Z - Grafische Werke des 20. Jahrhunderts aus der Sammlung Mülstroh - LVR-LandesMuseum Bonn, Bonn
   Alice im Wunderland der Kunst - Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg
   Summer Show 2012 - Kent Fine Art LLC, New York City, NY
   Au pays des merveilles - Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, Quebec City
   In Wonderland: The Surrealist Adventures of Women Artists in Mexico and the United States - Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA, Los Angeles, CA

2011
   Otherworldliness - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
  Marianne Boesky GalleryNight Scented Stock - Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York City, NY Send message
   Abstract Expressionism and its Discontents - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
   Surrealism: The Poetry of Dreams - Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD
   Exhibition of Surrealism - Galleria Grafica Tokyo, Tokyo
   Exultation: Sex, Death And Madness In Eight Surrealist Masterworks - Wendi Norris Gallery, San Francisco, CA
   Pictures of the Body - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2010
   Pavers - Schroeder Romero & Shredder, New York City, NY
   Unconscious Unbound: Surrealism in America - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY

2009
Description  Gegen jede Vernunft - Surrealismus Paris – Prag - Wilhelm Hack Museum, Ludwigshafen
Description and image  Echo: Eight San Francisco Artists Respond to Surrealist Masterworks - Wendi Norris Gallery, San Francisco, CA
   Opening - Muzeum Montanelli MuMo, Prague
Description and image  Angels of Anarchy - Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester (England)
   COLLAGE, LONDON/NEW YORK - Fred [London] Ltd., London (England)
Description  Bilderträume. Die Sammlung Ulla und Heiner Pietzsch - Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin
Description  Surrealism and Contemporary Art: Subversive Spaces - Compton Verney, Compton Verney, Warwickshire (England)
Description and image  elles@centrepompidou, artistes femmes dans les collections du Centre Pompidou - Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris
Description  Von Picasso bis Warhol, Künstlerschmuck der Avantgarde - Museum für Angewandte Kunst, Cologne
   The Long Arm of Coincidence - Pace / Macgill Gallery, New York City, NY
Description and image  Subversive Spaces: Surrealism and Contemporary Art - Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester (England)

2008
Description and image  Painting in the United States: 1943-1949 - Westmoreland Museum of American Art, Greensburg, PA
   Sammlung Marzona - Bielefelder Kunstverein, Bielefeld
Description and image  Die Hände der Kunst - MARTa Herford, Herford
   Cosas del Surrealismo - Museo Guggenheim de Arte Moderno y Contemporáneo, Bilbao

2007
   Body Beware: 18 American Artists - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
   Surreal Things - Surrealism and Design - Victoria & Albert Museum - V&A, London (England)
   International & Australian Works on Paper - Josef Lebovic Gallery, Sydney, NSW

2006
   Surrealism - Theater of the Mind - Allentown Art Museum, Allentown, PA

2005
   The Imagery of Chess Revisited - The Noguchi Museum, New York City, NY
   Accommodations of Desire - Surrealist Works on Paper Collected by Julien Levy - Knoxville Museum of Art (KMA), Knoxville, TN
Description  París y los surrealistas - Museo de Bellas Artes de Bilbao, Bilbao
   Invisible Revealed: Surrealist Drawings from the Drukier Collection - Spencer Museum of Art, Lawrence, KS

2004
Description  Paula's Home - Lentos Kunstmuseum Linz, Linz
   The Invisible Revealed: Surrealist Drawings from the Drukier Collection - The Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin, OH
Description and image  The Invisible Revealed: Surrealist Drawings from the Drukier Collection - The Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin, OH
   Sonhando de olhos abertos - Dada e Surrealismo - Coleção de Vera e Arturo Schwarz - Instituto Tomie Ohtake, São Paulo

2002
   Surrealism - Desire Unbound - The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, NY
   Behind the Surrealist Curtain: Sex, Sensuality and Silence - Ubu Gallery, New York City, NY

2001
   Surrealism: Desire Unbound - Tate Modern, London (England)

2000
   Michael Rosenfeld Gallery: The First Decade - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY

1999
   Surrealistas en el exilio y los inicios de la Escuela de Nueva York - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid

1995
   Exploring the Unknown: Surrealism in American Art - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
   Collage: Made in America - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY

1992
   Surrealism Embodied: The Figure in American Art, 1933-1953 - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY

1987
   Rückblick - Eine Sammlung der 60er Jahre - Galerie Eugen Lendl, Graz

1981
   Collection Château Mouton Rothschild 1945-1978 - Musée d´art contemporain de Montréal, Montreal, QC

1969
   Malerei des Surrealismus - Kunstverein in Hamburg, Hamburg

1968
   The Obsessive Image 1960-1968 - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London (England)

1959
   documenta 2 - Documenta, Kassel

1958
   The Disquieting Muse: Surrealism - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX

1957
   Recent Contemporary Acquisitions – Houston - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX

1953
   Women in Art - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX

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Switzerland

 Art Forum Ute Barth, Zurich

United Kingdom

 Alison Jacques Gallery, London (England)

USA

 Kent Fine Art LLC, New York City, NY
 Wendi Norris Gallery, San Francisco, CA

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Israel

 The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Spain

 Fundación Joan Miró, Barcelona

Sweden

 Moderna Museet, Stockholm

United Kingdom

 Tate Britain, London (England)
 Tate Modern, London (England)

USA

 Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA

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