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Giovanni Battista Piranesi  1720-1778, IT

(Giambattista Piranesi, Piranesi, Giovanni Battista Piranèse)
 

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Male
Architecture, Engraving



to top Most exhibitions in:

Country
USA 70
Germany 12
Italy 6
Switzerland 6




to top Most exhibitions shown with:

Artist Rank
Pablo Picasso  2 22
Francisco de Goya    17
Albrecht Dürer    17
Giorgio de Chirico  311 16




to top Most exhibitions held at:

Institution
  The National Gallery of Art, USA 12
  Statens museum for kunst, Denmark 4
  Childs Gallery Ltd., USA 3
  Davison Art Center, USA 3
  MFA - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, USA 3



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4.10.1720 Born in Treviso, TV (IT)


9.11.1778 Died in Roma, RM (IT)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 129  Please report missing Information



until 30.11.
   Five Centuries of Melancholia - University of Queensland Art Museum, Brisbane, QLD Send message

until 31.10.
   Manifesta 10 - The State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg Send message

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2013
   Giambattista Piranes - Piranes, and the Arts of Design - San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, CA

2012
   La memoria visionaria - Museo de Bellas Artes de Bilbao, Bilbao
   Las artes de Piranesi - Arquitecto, grabador, anticuario, vedutista y diseñador - CaixaForum Barcelona, Barcelona
   The Art of Piranesi - CaixaForum Madrid, Madrid

2011
   Ruins, Palaces and Prisons - The State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg
   Giovanni Battista Piranesi (1720 - 1778) - Museo de bellas artes de Valencia, Valencia
   Giovani Battista Piranesi - Obra Grafica - M.A.X. Museo, Chiasso

2010
   Kennen Sie Rom? Piranesi inszeniert die Antike - Städtische Kunsthalle Mannheim, Mannheim
   PIRANESI’S PRISONS: Architecture of Mystery and Imagination - Art Gallery of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta
   Architect Printmakers: The Pin-up - Childs Gallery Ltd., Boston, MA

2009
   Piranèse - Vues de Rome - Musée des beaux-arts Dijon, Dijon
   Giovanni Battista Piranesi - David Tunick, Inc., New York City, NY
   Giovanni Battista Piranesi: Vedute E Capricci - Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, ON
   Imaging Rome Through Artists' Eyes, 1600-1800 - The Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin, OH

2008
   Giovanni Battista Piranèse - Centre Dürrenmatt, Neuchâtel
   Piranesi: Views of Rome - Hallie Ford Museum of Art (HFMA), Salem, OR

2007
   Pulp Fictions: The Art of Giovanni Battista Piranesi - Adam Art Gallery Te Pātaka Toi, Wellington
   Piranesi as Designer - Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, New York City, NY

2006
   Piranesi: Architecture of the Eye and Mind - Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick, NJ

2005
   Giovanni Battista Piranesi: The Reasons For Ruins - UAMA - The University of Arizona Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
Description  Giovanni Battista Piranesi - Selected Etchings from the Collection of Bruce W. Frier - Osterman Common Room, Ann Arbor, MI

2003
   Piranesi - The Imaginary Prisons - Milton Keynes Gallery, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
   Giovanni Battista Piranesi - Drawings and the imaginary prisons - University Gallery and Baring Wing - Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne

2001
Description  Piranesi and Architectural Fantasy - MFA - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA

1998
   Giovanni Battista Piranesi - Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht

1997
   Imaginary Prisons: Piranesi's Carceri - Davison Art Center, Middletown

1996
   Giovanni Battista Piranesi: Etchings - National Gallery of Canada - Musée des beaux-arts du Canada, Ottawa, ON

1995
   The Art of Exaggeration: Piranesi's Perspectives on Rome - USC Fisher Museum - University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

1991
   Giovanni Battista Piranesi - Statens museum for kunst, Copenhagen

1985
   Etchings by G.B. Piranesi - - Emerson Gallery at Hamilton College, Clinton, NY (closed, 2011)

1979
  Kunsthalle DüsseldorfGiovanni Battista Piranesi - Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf Send message

1978
   Piranesi: The Early Architectural Fantasies - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
   Piranesi - Statens museum for kunst, Copenhagen

1977
   Prints of Piranesi - The Museum of Modern Art, Kamakura, Kamakura

1975
   Piranesi Prints and Drawings - Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX

1972
   Piranesi - McMaster Museum of Art, Hamilton, ON

1971
   Giovanni Battista Piranesi - Galerie Utermann, Dortmund
   G.B. Piranesi: Etchings of Prisons, Views of Rome from the National Gallery of Art Collection - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

1966
   Piranesi Etchings from the Collection of the National Gallery of Art - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

1964
   G.B. Piranesi: The Prisons - National Gallery of Canada - Musée des beaux-arts du Canada, Ottawa, ON
   Piranesi Etchings of Prisons and Views of Rome from the National Gallery of Art Collection - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

1963
   Piranesi - Statens museum for kunst, Copenhagen

1952
   Etchings by Piranesi - Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis, MO

1939
   Raderinger af G. B. Piranesi - Statens museum for kunst, Copenhagen

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2014
   The Piranesi effect - The Ian Potter Museum of Art, Melbourne, VIC

2013
Description  Afterlives of Gardens - Kumu Art Museum, Tallinn
   Canaletto and Piranesi: Italian “Vedute” and “Capricci” - Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, AL
   Vedute di Roma - Mount Holyoke College Art Museum, South Hadley, MA

2012
   Mythologia - Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR
   The Supersurrealism - Moderna Museet Malmö, Malmö
   Ornament - Ausblick auf die Moderne - Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg
   The Invention of Fantasy - Eighteenth-Century Venice - MFA - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA
   The Getty Research Institute: Recent Print Acquisitions - The Getty Center, Los Angeles, CA
   Tiefe Blicke - Meisterwerke der Druckgrafik - Städtische Galerie Delmenhorst, Delmenhorst

2011
   Faces in Time: Portraits from the Renaissance to the Modern - Childs Gallery Ltd., Boston, MA
  Marianne Boesky GalleryNight Scented Stock - Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York City, NY Send message
   TRA. The edge of becoming - Museo Fortuny, Venice
   Italian Master Drawings from the Wolfgang Ratjen Collection: 1525–1835 - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
   Rom sehen und sterben... - Kunsthalle Erfurt, Erfurt
   Drawing and its Double - The Drawing Center, New York City, NY
   Parcours d'un galeriste. François Ditesheim - Musée des beaux-arts de La Chaux-de-Fonds, Neuchâtel
   Caprice and Corruption: 18th-Century Prints - Davison Art Center, Middletown
   Von Goya bis Picasso - Internationale Graphik aus der Schenkung Kastner - Schlossmuseum Linz, Linz

2010
   From Classic to Romantic: British Art in an Age of Transition - Thomas H. Bayly Building, Charlottesville, VA
Description  No New Thing Under the Sun - Royal Academy of Arts, London
   Romanticism to Modernism: Graphic Masterpieces from Piranesi to Picasso - Boca Raton Museum of Art, Boca Raton, FL
   Shadows: Works from the National Museums of Art - The National Art Center Tokyo, Tokyo
   Good Things Come in Small Packages: The Collection of Elisabeth French - American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center, Washington, DC
   Master Drawings New York - David Tunick, Inc., New York City, NY

2009
   Festive Cornucopia - Art 18/21, Norwich
   Intaglio: Italian Etchings and Engravings - Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA
   Impressions: Etchings From The Fia's Collection - Flint Institute of Arts, Flint, MI
   European graphic art – master of technique - Silesian Museum, Katowice
Description  In-finitum - Museo Fortuny, Venice
   La Beaute de l'Estampe-correspondances - Galerie Ditesheim, Neuchâtel
   Öffentliche Erregung - Loop - Raum für aktuelle Kunst, Berlin

2008
   From Venice to Dresden - National Art Museum of Ukraine, Kiev, Kiev
   Imaginary Spaces: Selections from The Menil Collection - The Menil Collection, Houston, TX
   L´arte incisa. Tra tradizione e sperimentazione - Villa Picena, Colli del Tronto, AP

2007
   Bilderwahl. Im Dickicht der Städte - Kunsthaus Zürich, Zurich
   Horst Janssen, Falko Behrendt et al. - Museum der bildenden Künste Leipzig, Leipzig
   Imaginary Prisons - NGV National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, VIC
   Drawing from History. Permanent Collection and Loans - ASU Art Museum - Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ
   Prison - Bloomberg Space, London
   Il Settimo Splendore - La modernità della malinconia - Palazzo Forti - Galleria d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Verona
   Pastoral: Quiet Pleasures of the Landscape - Reading Public Museum, Reading, PA

2006
   The City Real and Ideal - The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD
   Osäkra rum - Waldemarsudde, Stockholm
   The OJAC Celebrates Rembrandt’s 400th Birthday - The Old Jail Art Center, Albany, TX
   The Poetry of Light - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
Description  Melancholie - Genie und Wahnsinn in der Kunst - Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin

2005
   Visiting Masterpieces: The 100-year-old Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest in nine Hungarian cities - Museum of Fine Arts - Budapest, Budapest

2004
   Past Presence: Objects of Study at the Getty Research Institute - The Getty Center, Los Angeles, CA
   Architectural Images in Prints and Drawings - Childs Gallery Ltd., Boston, MA

2003
   The Changing Garden - Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University, Stanford, CA

2002
   Die zweite Schöpfung - Bilder der industriellen welt vom 18. Jahrhundert bis in die Gegenwart - Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin
   Camera con Vista - - Cesac - Centro Sperimentale per le Arti Contemporanee, Caraglio (closed)
   Barocke Grotesken - Museum Junge Kunst, Frankfurt/Oder

2001
   The Kindness of Friends - A Selection of Gifts of Drawings and Prints, 1919–200 - Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA, Los Angeles, CA
   The Unfinished Print - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
   La fantastica architettura - - Cesac - Centro Sperimentale per le Arti Contemporanee, Caraglio (closed)

2000
   Picturing the Past: Piranesi to Pearlstein - Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
   Prints and Drawings from the Permanent Collection - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
   Rome - UMMA - The University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, MI

1999
   Fantasy and Reality: Works by 18th-century Venetian Printmakers - Davison Art Center, Middletown

1998
Description  Beauty Contest: Quality in Prints - MFA - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA

1997
   Building a Collection - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
   (Un)Chained: Visions of Freedom and Unfreedom in Prints and Photographs - Thomas H. Bayly Building, Charlottesville, VA

1993
   Da Dürer a Klee - La rappresentazione dell'Ignoto nei secoli - Museo Cantonale d´Arte Lugano, Lugano

1982
   Stadt III: Stadt Und Utopie. Modelle Idealer Gemeinschaften - - Staatliche Kunsthalle Berlin, Berlin (closed, 1994)

1980
   Five Centuries of Master Prints - Missoula Art Museum MAM, Missoula, MT

1961
   Three Eighteenth Century Italian Etchers: Tiepolo, Canaletto, Piranesi - Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis, MO

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

1945
   Italian Eighteenth-Century Prints - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
   Prints From The Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection - Indianapolis Museum of Art - IMA, Indianapolis, IN

1942
   Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century Prints - reopening of the exhibition September 1942 - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
   Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century Prints - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

1937
   Fantastic Art, Dada, Surrealism - 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

1936
   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

1915
   Etchings by Giambattista Piranesi and Charles Meryon - Indianapolis Museum of Art - IMA, Indianapolis, IN

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Canada

 Uno Langmann Limited Fine Arts, Vancouver, BC

United Kingdom

 Simon Theobald, London

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Australia

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

Canada

 Simon Fraser University Art Gallery, Burnaby, BC
 The Nickle Arts Museum, Calgary, AB

Czech Republic

 Galerie výtvarného umění v Ostravě, Dum umeni, Ostrava

Finland

 Tampere Art Museum, Tampere

France

 Musée du Louvre, Paris

Israel

 The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Japan

 Shizuoka Prefectural Museum of Art, Shizuoka
 NMWA The National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo

Switzerland

 Musée Jenisch, Vevey

USA

 Michael C. Carlos Museum of Emory University, Atlanta, GA
 DePaul Art Museum, Chicago, IL
 The Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, TX
 The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI
 Reading Public Museum, Reading, PA
 Telfair Museum of Art, Savannah, GA
 R.W. Norton Art Foundation, Shreveport, LA
 Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University, Stanford, CA
 ASU Art Museum - Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ

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