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Gabriël Lester  1972, NL

Rank (2014): 1001 

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Male
Video, Performance



to top Most exhibitions in:

Country
Netherlands 32
Belgium 8
Germany 7
USA 6
China 5




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Artist Rank
Mario Garcia Torres  304 10
Jennifer Tee  5077 10
Job Koelewijn  3263 8




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Institution
  Galerie Fons Welters, Netherlands 12
  Contemporary Art Centre (CAC), Lithuania 3
  de Appel arts centre, Netherlands 3
  Museum De Paviljoens, Netherlands 2
  Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Netherlands 2



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1972 Born in Amsterdam (NL)

Lives and works in Amsterdam and Shangai

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 96  Please report missing Information


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   A Constructed World - Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam Send message

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   19th Biennale of Sydney - You imagine what you desire - Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, NSW Send message

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to top Solo shows   15


2012
   Gabriel Lester: Roxy - Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai

2011
   Gabriel Lester - Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam
   Gabriel Lester - Suspension of Disbelief - Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam

2010
   Gabriel Lester - Rodeo Gallery, Istanbul

2008
   Gabriel Lester: One Man Show - One Man Band - KIOSK, Ghent
   Gabriel Lester. The Last Smoking Flight - Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam
   A Man of Actions. A Man of Action Returns - Galerie DUVE Berlin, Berlin

2007
   And Now for Something Completely Different - IBID Projects, London (England)
   Gabriel Lester - Bloomberg Space, London (England)

2006
   Sneak launch #1: Lester - Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm

2003
Description  Gabriel Lester - The clock and the clockwork - Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam
   Buro Leeuwarden: Gabriël Lester - Break North - Fries Museum, Leeuwarden

2002
   The Gift of Gab - - Platform Garanti Contemporary Art Center, Istanbul (closed, 2010)

2001
   Attic - CAN - Centre d'Art Neuchâtel, Neuchâtel

2000
   Gabriel Lester - Choreography - Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam

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to top Group shows   79


2014
Description  2nd CAFAM Biennale: The Invisible Hand - CAFA Art Museum, Beijing
   Marrakech Biennale 5 - Where are we now? - Marrakech Biennale, Marrakech

2013
   The Garden of Diversion - Sifang Art Museum, Nanjing, Jiangsu
   Performa 13 - Performa, New York City, NY
   Suspicious Minds - Galeria Vermelho, São Paulo
   7th Momentum Biennial - Momentum Nordic Biennial of Contemporary Art , Moss
   Biennale di Venezia - 55th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
   Bourgeois Leftovers - de Appel Boys' School, Amsterdam
   Sharjah Biennial 11 - Sharjah Biennial, Sharjah
   BOOKS & CO. - Gagosian Gallery , New York City, NY

2012
   Public Abstraction, Private Construction IV V - Kunstverein Arnsberg, Arnsberg
   Documenta (13) - Documenta, Kassel
   De Stad 3D - Museum Hilversum, Hilversum

2011
   Sociétés secrètes - Savoir, oser, vouloir, garder le silence - CAPC - Musée d'art contemporain, Bordeaux
   De Nederlandse identiteit? De Kracht van Heden - Museum De Paviljoens, Almere
   TV Commune - Nam June Paik Art Center, Yongin-si
   Sweet Dreams (are Made Of This) - Leo Xu Projects, Shanghai
   Tijdelijk Verblijf - Galerie Tanya Rumpff, Haarlem
   Geheimgesellschaften - Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt/Main

2010
Description, image and works of art  ShadowDance - Kunsthal KAdE, Amersfoort
   On Demand - Tegenboschvanvreden, Amsterdam

2009
   Group Show - Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam
   The Filmic Conventions - FormContent project space, London (England)
   Discovering Slowness - Chinese European Art Center (CEAC), Xiamen
   Lapses - Fri Art - Centre d'Art Contemporain, Fribourg
   Real Vague - Bétonsalon, Paris
   SLOW MOVEMENT ODER: Das Halbe und das Ganze - Kunsthalle Bern, Bern
   Paper Exhibition - Artists Space, New York City, NY

2008
   Fear Minus One - University Art Gallery, UCSD, La Jolla, CA
Description and image  Liverpool Biennial 2008 - Liverpool Biennial of Contemporary Art, Liverpool (England)
   Wrap Your Troubles in a Dream - - Lautom Contemporary, Oslo (closed, 2012)
   3500cm2 - Art Poster Project - Uqbar, Berlin
   One of this things is not like the other things - 1/9 unosunove arte contemporanea, Rome
   Deep Screen – Art in Digital Culture - Stedelijk Museum CS, Amsterdam
   Call + Response - MUDAM - Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg
   Biennale Cuvée - OK Offenes Kulturhaus OÖ, Linz
   Micro-State Capecete - Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York City, NY
   Decoder - Contemporary Art Centre (CAC), Vilnius

2007
   Group show with Gallery Artists - Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam
   STILL HERE: humour in post-communist performative video - Artspace Sydney, Sydney, NSW
   ReadyMedia - Muzej savremene umetnosti Beograd, Belgrade
Description  27th Biennial of Graphic Arts - The Unbound Eyes of Anxiousnes - Ljubljana Biennial of Graphic Arts, Ljubljana
   27th Bienniale Of Graphic Arts – From The Sternens To The Comic Strip - Alkatraz gallery, Ljubljana
Description and image  Contour 2007 - third biennial for video art - Contour - Biennial for Video Art, Mechelen
   De Ontdekking van de Traagheid - KW 14, 's-Hertogenbosch
   Modern Solitude - Group Show - Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam
   The Last Piece by John Fare - gb agency, Paris
   The first Antechamber - Project Arts Centre, Dublin
   Ready Media - - NIMk - Netherlands Media Art Institute, Amsterdam (closed, 2013)

2006
   Being, in Brussels - Argos, Brussels
Description  Busan Biennale 2006 - The Busan Biennale, Busan
   Gabriel Lester, Jordan Wolfson - for four hands - Wako Works of Art, Tokyo
Description  undo redo - Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel
   2 Heilige Geest - Voorkamer, Lier
   The Urban Condition - Museum De Paviljoens, Almere
   Group Exhibition - Galerie Micheline Szwajcer, Antwerp
   L’exposition qui n’existe pas 3 - Mamco - musée d´art moderne et contemporain, Geneva

2005
   Freespace - BOZAR - Palais des Beaux-Arts / Paleis voor Schone Kunsten, Brussels
   BMW - Contemporary Art Centre (CAC), Vilnius
   The IX Baltic Triennial of International Art - BMW - The Baltic Triennial of International Art, Vilnius
   Gothenburg International Biennial 2005 - Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art, Gothenburg
Description and image  Groupshow with gallery artists - Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam
   Radiodays, Bandes Originales - de Appel Boys' School, Amsterdam
   Past/Present/Forward - - BUIA Gallery, New York City, NY (closed)

2004
   Traveling without moving - Trafo House of Contemporary Art, Budapest
Description and image  Olandu biuras - Contemporary Art Projects from The Netherlands - Contemporary Art Centre (CAC), Vilnius
   This is not a home This is a house - Maison Grégoire, Brussels

2003
Description  Group show - new work by gallery artists - Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam
   de inrichting - Stichting Outline, Amsterdam
   Haupt-und Nebenwege - Galerie Christian Nagel - Köln, Cologne
   Models & mavericks - Museum het Domein, Sittard
   Split & Pick Up - Stuk Kunstcentrum, Leuven
Description and image  Group show with new works by gallery artists - Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam

2002
   Non Members Only - Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam
Description and image  Group show. New work by artists of the gallery - Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam

2001
   project 05/10 - Lokaal 01 Breda, Breda
   Group show - Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam
   Unlimited.nl 4 - de Appel Boys' School, Amsterdam

2000
   Anarrations - Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam

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