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Grayson Perry  1960, UK

Rank (2014): 1081 – 


Grayson Perry, Moonlit Wankers
Moonlit Wankers, 2001
The Saatchi Gallery

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Ceramic Art

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United Kingdom 56
USA 11
Germany 8
Japan 5

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Artist Rank
Jake & Dinos Chapman  361 13
Tracey Emin  181 13
Damien Hirst  32 12
Gilbert & George  71 12

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  Victoria Miro Gallery, United Kingdom 6
  England & Co, United Kingdom 3
  Tate Britain, United Kingdom 3

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Grayson Perry Photocredit: © John Napier / courtesy Victoria Miro Gallery, London

24.3.1960 Born in Chelmsford, Essex, England (UK)

Awards 2003 Shortlisted for the Turner Prize

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 112  Please report missing Information

until 7.12.
   Grayson Perry - The Vanity of Small Differences - Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds Send message


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   Grayson Perry - The Vanity of Small Differences - Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, Birmingham

   Grayson Perry - The Vanity of Small Differences - Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester

   Grayson Perry: The Walthamstow Tapestry - William Morris Gallery, London
   Grayson Perry - Victoria Miro Gallery, London

   Grayson Perry - The Walthamstow Tapestry - Victoria Miro Gallery, London

   Grayson Perry - MUDAM - Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg

   My Civilisation - Grayson Perry - 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art - Kanazawa, Kanazawa

Description  Grayson Perry - The Charms of Lincolnshire - Victoria Miro Gallery, London
   Grayson Perry - The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburg, PA

   Grayson Perry - Victoria Miro Gallery, London
Description  Grayson Perry - Tate St. Ives, St. Ives, Cornwall

   Grayson Perry - guerilla tactics - Stedelijk Museum CS, Amsterdam

   Grayson Perry - - Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London (closed, 2001)

   New Work - - Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London (closed, 2001)


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   Love Story - The Anne & Wolfgang Titze Collection - Belvedere, Vienna
   Love Story – Sammlung Anne & Wolfgang Titze - 21er Haus, Vienna

   Té con Nefertiti - IVAM - Institut Valencià d'Art Modern, Valencia
   Revisioning History - Senior & Shopmaker Gallery, New York City, NY
   What am I doing here? - Esbjerg Kunstmuseum, Esbjerg
   Out of Fashion. Textile in International Contemporary Art - KUNSTEN Museum of Modern Art Aalborg (former Nordjyllands Kunstmuseum), Aalborg
   Doki Doki. The Fascination Of Ceramics, The Excitement Of Art - The Museum of Ceramic Art, Hyogo, Sasayama, Hyōgo
   Labour and Wait - Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
   Adventures of truth - Painting and philosophy - Fondation Maeght, Saint-Paul
   British Museum Recent Acquisions: Arcimboldo to Kitaj - British Museum, London
   Back to Earth. Die Wiederentdeckung der Keramik in der Kunst. - Herbert-Gerisch Stiftung, Neumünster
   Doki Doki. The Fascination Of Ceramics, The Excitement Of Art - Museum of Modern Ceramic Art, Tajimi, Gifu
Description and image  The System of Objects - Deste Foundation -, Athens
   Le Theoreme De Nefertiti - Itinéraire De L'œuvre D'art : La Création Des Icônes - Institute du Monde Arabe, Paris
   Out Of Fashion - Gl Holtegaard, Holte
   Hand Made: Long Live Crafts - Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam

   Encounter - Katara - Cultural Village Foundation, Doha
   Wonderful – Humboldt, Krokodil & Polke, Die Olbricht Collection - me Collectors Room Berlin, Berlin
   Cartografías contemporáneas - CaixaForum Barcelona, Barcelona
   Cartografías contemporáneas. Dibujando el pensamiento - CaixaForum Madrid, Madrid
   Tea with Nefertiti - MATHAF - Arab Museum of Modern Art, Doha
   Transmitter/Receiver: The Persistence of Collage - Usher Gallery, Lincoln, Lincolnshire
   10'000 Stunden - Kunstmuseum des Kantons Thurgau, Warth
   Transmitter/Receiver: The Persistence of Collage - The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, West Midlands
   Sinopticon{plymouth} - Korean Cultural Centre UK (KCC), London
   Eleven - Eleven Fine Art, London
   Arachnes Return - Schloss Sihlberg, Zurich
   Shifting Paradigms in Contemporary Ceramics: The Garth Clark and Mark Del Vecchio Collection - MFAH - Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, TX
   Doki Doki. The Fascination Of Ceramics, The Excitement Of Art - Museum of Contemporary Ceramic Art Shigaraki, Shigaraki
   To remind: works of memory and monument - Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art - MIMA, Middlesbrough
   Transmitter/Receiver: The Persistence of Collage - The Lightbox, Woking, Surrey
   Modern & Contemporary Art 2012 - Osborne Samuel, London

   “Craft” - Pertwee Anderson & Gold, London
   December Exhibition - England & Co, London
   Faith - Sims Reed Gallery, London
   Government Art Collection: Selected by Cornelia Parker: Richard Of York Gave Battle In Vain - Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
   Transmitter/Receiver: The Persistence of Collage - Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art - MIMA, Middlesbrough
Description and image  Kunstkörperlich-Körperkünstlich 3, Bodies - Kunsthalle Dominikanerkirche, Osnabruck
   Vermessung der Welt - Heterotopien und Wissensräume in der Kunst - Kunsthaus Graz, Graz
   Drawing 2011 – Biennial Fundraiser - The Drawing Room, London
   The Magic of Clay - Ceramics in contemporary art - Gl Holtegaard, Holte
Description and image  Let the Healing Begin - IMA Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD

   Aware: Art Fashion Identity - Royal Academy of Arts, London
   Shelter | 52 Weeks - Alexander Dellal´s 20 Projects, London
   Objects of Delight - QUAD Gallery, Derby
Description  Collector’s Items No.2: High Drama: Works from the Collection of Hugo & Carla Brown - NL - The Dutch Cultural Pop-Up Space, London
   Psychoanalysis: The Unconscious in Everyday Life - Science Museum, London
   Contemporary Eye: Crossovers - Pallant House Gallery, Chichester, West Sussex
   Lebenslust und Totentanz - Kunsthalle Krems, Krems
   Summer exhibition - England & Co, London
   In the Company of Alice - Victoria Miro Gallery, London
   Rude Britannia: British Comic Art - Tate Britain, London
   Le Meilleur des Mondes - MUDAM - Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg
   East Wing Nine presents EXHIBITIONISM: The Art of Display - Courtauld Institute of Art, London
   Banners of Persuasion - Demons, Yarns & Tales: Tapestries by Contemporary Artists - James Cohan Gallery - New York, New York City, NY

   Wo ist der Wind, wenn er nicht weht? - Politische Bildergeschichten von Albrecht Dürer bis Art Spiegelman - Kunstverein in Hamburg, Hamburg
   Faszination des Fremden: China - Japan - Europa - Hetjens-Museum - Deutsches Keramikmuseum, Dusseldorf
   Un plan simple 3/3 (Écran) - Maison populaire, Montreuil
   British Subjects: Identity & Self-fashioning 1967-2009 - Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY
   Artists of Conflicting Tales: Subjectivity (Quadrilogy, Part 1) - Burger Collection, Berlin
   COLLAGE, LONDON/NEW YORK - Fred [London] Ltd., London
   Medals of Dishonour - British Museum, London
   sh[OUT]: Contemporary art and human rights - GoMA - Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow, Scotland
   A Picture of You? Identity in Contemporary British Art - Museums Sheffield: Graves Gallery, Sheffield
Description  Unbounded: New Art for a New Century - The Newark Museum, Newark, NJ

   Other People: Portraits From Grunwald And Hammer Collections - UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
   COBRA TO CONTEMPORARY - - Artnews Projects, Berlin (closed, 2010)
   Unpopular Culture - De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill on Sea
   History in the Making - Mori Art Museum, Tokyo
   Love - Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne
   Dargerism: Contemporary Artists and Henry Darger - American Folk Art Museum, New York City, NY

   Legends Altered - Maps As Method And Medium - Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL
Description and image  The Turner Prize: A Retrospective - Tate Britain, London
   (C)artography: Map-Making as Artform - Crawford Art Gallery, Cork
   The Neo Naturists - England & Co, London

   Aspects Of Modern British Art 2006 - Austin/Desmond Fine Art, London
Description and image  Damien Hirst & His Contemporaries - Andipa Gallery, London
   Eye on Europe - Prints, Books & Multiples, 1960 to Now - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
   The Wonderful Fund - Collecting Art for the New Millenium - Pallant House Gallery, Chichester, West Sussex
Description and image Lehmbruck MuseumDesigning Truth - Lehmbruck Museum, Duisburg Send message
   Material World - Sculpture from the Arts Council Collection - GoMA - Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow, Scotland
   East Wing Collection No 7 Culture Bound - Courtauld Institute of Art, London

   Baroque and Neobaroque / The Hell of the Beautifull - DA2 - Domus Artium 2002, Salamanca
   Wonderful Fund Collection - Musée de Marrakech, Marrakech
Description and image  Bock mit Inhalt - Summer Exhibition 2005 - Stedelijk Museum CS, Amsterdam
   Mixed-Up Childhood - Auckland Art Gallery, Auckland

   Homeland - Spacex, Exeter
Description  Secrets of the '90s' - Museum voor Moderne Kunst Arnhem - MMKA, Arnhem
   Extended Painting - Victoria Miro Gallery, London
   Wheeling - Cell Project Space, London
Description and image  Transmission: Speaking and Listening - DOMOBAAL, London

Description  Turner Prize 2003 - Tate Britain, London
Description and image  micro/macro British Art 1996-2002 - Mucsarnok Kunsthalle, Budapest

Description and image  poT - Galeria Fortes Vilaça, São Paulo
   Artaid - Bloomberg Space, London

   British Art Show 5 - Collective Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland

   Craft - Kettle's Yard, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire


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United Kingdom

 Andipa Gallery, London
 Cosa Gallery, London
 England & Co, London
 Victoria Miro Gallery, London
 Julian Page Modern & Contemporary Prints, London
 The Paragon Press, London


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 Burger Collection, Berlin
 me Collectors Room Berlin, Berlin


 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art - Kanazawa, Kanazawa


 MUDAM - Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg


 Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Amsterdam

United Kingdom

 Brighton Museum and Art Gallery, Brighton
 Hiscox Art Projects, London
www.saatchigallery.comThe Saatchi Gallery, London eMail
 Tate Britain, London


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