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Gerrit Rietveld  1888-1964, NL

(Gerrit Thomas Rietveld, Gerrit Thomas Rietveld)
Rank (2014): 4412 – 

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Design, Architecture
De Stijl

to top Most exhibitions in:

USA 16
Germany 14
Netherlands 12
France 9
United Kingdom 5

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Artist Rank
Marcel Breuer  3509 24
Le Corbusier  492 23
Theo van Doesburg  1697 22
Ludwig Mies van der Rohe  4576 22
Piet Mondrian  380 20

to top Most exhibitions held at:

  Centraal Museum, Netherlands 4
  Vitra Design Museum, Germany 3
  Espace de l’art concret, France 3
  MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, USA 3
  Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, France 3

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24.6.1888 Born in Utrecht, UT (NL)

25.6.1964 Died in Utrecht, UT (NL)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 73  Please report missing Information

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   Gerrit Rietveld – Die Revolution des Raums - Vitra Design Museum, Weil am Rhein

   Universo Rietveld - MAXXI - Museo nazionale delle arti del XXI secolo, Rome

   Iconen van Rietveld - Centraal Museum, Utrecht

   Gerrit Thomas Rietveld - Galerie Sacksofsky & Bloch, Bern
   Gerrit Thomas Rietveld - Galerie Uwe Sacksofsky, Heidelberg

   Rietveld - Museo Nacional de Arte, La Paz

   Masterpieces from the Vitra Design Museum - Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, New York City, NY

   Gerrit Thomas Rietveld - Museum Ostwall im Dortmunder U, Dortmund

   Gerrit Th. Rietveld - Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris

   G. Rietveld Architect - Hayward Gallery, London (England)


to top Group shows   63

   For My Eyes Only - Maribor Art Gallery, Maribor

   The Small Utopia. Ars Multiplicata - Fondazione Prada, Venice
   The Tube Show - fiedler contemporary, Cologne
   L'art concret, né en Europe - Espace de l’art concret, Mouans Sartoux
   l - Espace de l’art concret, Mouans Sartoux
   Es gibt … / There is … - Reflexionen aus einem beschädigten Leben? / Reflexions from a damaged Life? - b-05 Kunst- und Kulturzentrum, Montabaur
   At Home Living with Art & Design - The Columns, Seoul

   #40 Ideal Home - Chelsea space - Chelsea College of Art and Design, London (England)
   Construyendo UtopÍas - Galerìa Guillermo de Osma, Madrid

   Rietvelds Universe - Centraal Museum, Utrecht
   The Vision of Contemporary Art - Artsonje Museum, Gyeongju Bomun
   Die Essenz der Dinge. Design und die Kunst der Reduktion - Vitra Design Museum, Weil am Rhein
   Van Doesburg and the International Avant-Garde: Constructing a New World - Tate Modern, London (England)
   Sitting Pretty - Glynn Vivian Art Gallery, Swansea (Wales)

   minimal funktional - highlights aus der Daimler Kunst Sammlung zum Verhältnis von Kunst und Design - Museum im Kulturspeicher, Würzburg
   De Bazel tot Eek: vorm / functie / verbeelding - Rijksmuseum Twenthe - Museum voor oude en moderne kunst, Enschede

   Dalla Presitoria al Futuro. Capolavori dalla collezione Bischofsberger - Pinacoteca Giovanni e Marella Agnelli, Turin
   125 favourites acquired with the support of the Rembrandt Association - Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam
   Rietvelds Ranke Ruimtedieren en andere creaturen van de avant-garde - Centraal Museum, Utrecht
   ...In The Cherished Company of Others...(1648-2036) - de Appel Boys' School, Amsterdam
   Less is less, more is more, that’s all - CAPC - Musée d'art contemporain, Bordeaux
   In Their Own Words - Friedman Benda Gallery, New York City, NY

   20th Century Design Art - The Columns, Seoul
   regard 03 : Surprise concrète - Espace de l’art concret, Mouans Sartoux
   Design contre Design - Deux siècles de créations - Galeries nationales du Grand Palais, Paris
Description Daimler ContemporaryMinimalism and Applied - Daimler Contemporary, Berlin Send message
   TOMORROW NOW - when design meets science fiction - MUDAM - Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg
   Modernism - Designing a New World 1914-1939 - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

   Une Expérience moderne, le Comité Nancy-Paris - Musée des Beaux-Arts de Nancy, Nancy
   Airworld. Design and Architecture for Air Travel - Stedelijk Museum CS, Amsterdam
   International New Building 1927-2002 - Museum of Contemporary Art Skopje, Skopje

Description  BIG BANG - Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris
Description  L´Art de Vivre - Lehmann Maupin, New York City, NY
   Only Make-Believe: Ways of Playing - Compton Verney, Compton Verney, Warwickshire (England)
   Leporello, Een reis door de collectie - Stedelijk Museum CS, Amsterdam

Description and image  Archiskulptur - Fondation Beyeler, Riehen
   Rietvelds Universum - Centraal Museum, Utrecht
   Modern Means: Continuity and Change in Art from 1880 to the Present - Mori Art Museum, Tokyo
   Van Mondriaan tot Willink. Architectuur Schilderkunst Beeldhouwkunst 1926-1930 - Museum voor Moderne Kunst Arnhem - MMKA, Arnhem

   Designmuseen der Welt zu Gast - Neues Museum - Staatliches Museum für Kunst und Design in Nürnberg, Nuremberg
   100 years - 100 chairs - Rijksmuseum Twenthe - Museum voor oude en moderne kunst, Enschede

   La Culture Pour Vivre - Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris

Description  Minimalismos. Un signo de los tiempos - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid
   Vision - Toyota Municipal Museum of Art, Toyota Aichi
   Wendingen 1918 - 1932: Architectuur, kunst en vormgeving - Museum De Beyerd, Breda

   Ausstellung zur Architektur - Neues Sehen / Neues Bauen - fiedler contemporary, Cologne
   100 Jahre 100 Stühle - Vitra Design Museum, Weil am Rhein

   Do Normal - San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA

   blicke ins archiv der edition und galerie hoffmann: konkrete und konstruktive kunst - Nassauischer Kunstverein, Wiesbaden

   Gerrit Rietveld and Francesco Clemente - Peter Blum Gallery, New York City, NY

   Konstruktive Kunst und Architektur - Kunsthaus Hamburg, Hamburg
   Sztuka konstruktywna i architektura - Museum of Architecture in Wroclaw, Wroclaw

   The Graphic Revolution: 1915-1935 - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

   documenta 3 - Documenta, Kassel

   De Stijl - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

   Cubism and Abstract Art - GRAM - Grand Rapids Art Museum, Grand Rapids, MI
   Cubism and Abstract Art - The RISD Museum - University of Rhode Island, Providence, RI
   Cubism and Abstract Art - The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD
   Cubism and Abstract Art - The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH

   Cubism and Abstract Art - The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN
   Cubism and Abstract Art - Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH
   Cubism and Abstract Art - San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
   Cubism and Abstract Art - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY


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 Jacques Dewindt, Brussels


 Modernity, Stockholm


 R 20th Century Design, New York City, NY


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 Sophienholm, Kgs. Lyngby


 Toyota Municipal Museum of Art, Toyota Aichi


 Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Amsterdam
 Rijksmuseum Twenthe - Museum voor oude en moderne kunst, Enschede
 Kröller-Müller Museum, Otterlo
 Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, The Hague
 Centraal Museum, Utrecht

United Kingdom

 Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, Norwich (England)


 Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA, Los Angeles, CA
 MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
 Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis, MO
 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
 The Watermill Center, Watermill, NY


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