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Grayson Perry  1960, UK

Rank (2014): 1121 – 


Grayson Perry, Saint Claire 37 wanks accross Northern Spain
Saint Claire 37 wanks accross Northern Spain, 2003
The Saatchi Gallery

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Ceramic Art

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United Kingdom 53
USA 11
Germany 8
Japan 5

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Artist Rank
Jake & Dinos Chapman  325 13
Tracey Emin  173 13
Damien Hirst  27 12
Mona Hatoum  45 11
Gilbert & George  62 11

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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) 106  Please report missing Information

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

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

   Grayson Perry - The Walthamstow Tapestry - Victoria Miro Gallery, London (England)

   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 (England)
   Grayson Perry - The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburg, PA

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

   Grayson Perry - guerilla tactics - Stedelijk Museum CS, Amsterdam

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

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


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   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
   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 (England)
   10'000 Stunden - Kunstmuseum des Kantons Thurgau, Warth
   Transmitter/Receiver: The Persistence of Collage - The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, West Midlands (England)
   Sinopticon{plymouth} - Korean Cultural Centre UK (KCC), London (England)
   Eleven - Eleven Fine Art, London (England)
   Arachne's Return Zurich - Scheublein Fine Art, 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 (England)
   Transmitter/Receiver: The Persistence of Collage - The Lightbox, Woking, Surrey (England)
   Modern & Contemporary Art 2012 - Osborne Samuel, London (England)

   “Craft” - Pertwee Anderson & Gold, London (England)
   December Exhibition - England & Co, London (England)
   Faith - Sims Reed Gallery, London (England)
   Government Art Collection: Selected by Cornelia Parker: Richard Of York Gave Battle In Vain - Whitechapel Art Gallery, London (England)
   Transmitter/Receiver: The Persistence of Collage - Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art - MIMA, Middlesbrough (England)
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 (England)
   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 (England)
   Shelter | 52 Weeks - Alexander Dellal´s 20 Projects, London (England)
   Objects of Delight - QUAD Gallery, Derby (England)
Description  Collector’s Items No.2: High Drama: Works from the Collection of Hugo & Carla Brown - NL - The Dutch Cultural Pop-Up Space, London (England)
   Psychoanalysis: The Unconscious in Everyday Life - Science Museum, London (England)
   Contemporary Eye: Crossovers - Pallant House Gallery, Chichester, West Sussex (England)
   Lebenslust und Totentanz - Kunsthalle Krems, Krems
   Summer exhibition - England & Co, London (England)
   In the Company of Alice - Victoria Miro Gallery, London (England)
   Rude Britannia: British Comic Art - Tate Britain, London (England)
   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 (England)
   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 de Montreuil, 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 (England)
   Medals of Dishonour - British Museum, London (England)
   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 - Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
   COBRA TO CONTEMPORARY - - Artnews Projects, Berlin (closed, 2010)
   Unpopular Culture - De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill on Sea (England)
   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 (England)
   (C)artography: Map-Making as Artform - Crawford Art Gallery, Cork
   The Neo Naturists - England & Co, London (England)

   Aspects Of Modern British Art 2006 - Austin/Desmond Fine Art, London (England)
Description and image  Damien Hirst & His Contemporaries - Andipa Gallery, London (England)
   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 (England)
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 (England)

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

Description  Turner Prize 2003 - Tate Britain, London (England)
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 (England)

   British Art Show 5 - Collective Gallery, Edinburgh (Scotland)

   Craft - Kettle's Yard, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire (England)


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United Kingdom

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


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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 (England)
 Hiscox Art Projects, London (England)
www.saatchigallery.comThe Saatchi Gallery, London (England) eMail
 Tate Britain, London (England)


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