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Karl Wirsum  1939, US

Rank (2014): 5685 – 

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Male
Painting, Printmaking, Sculpture, Mixed Media



to top Most exhibitions in:

Country
USA 52
Canada 1
United Kingdom 1
Sweden 1




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Artist Rank
Jim Nutt  2046 18
Ed Paschke  3064 17
Roger Brown  3949 15
Gladys Nilsson  17037 15




to top Most exhibitions held at:

Institution
  Jean Albano Gallery, USA 11
  Russell Bowman Art Advisory, USA 8
  The Renaissance Society at The University of Chicago, USA 3



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1939 Born in Chicago, IL (US)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 55  Please report missing Information



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   Turn Turn Turn - MMoCA - The Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison, WI Send message

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to top Solo shows   12


2013
   Karl Wirsum - Derek Eller Gallery, New York City, NY

2010
   Karl Wirsum - Drawings: 1967-70 - Derek Eller Gallery, New York City, NY
   Karl Wirsum - Jean Albano Gallery, Chicago, IL

2008
   Karl Wirsum - Contemporary Art Center Peoria, Peoria, IL
Description  Karl Wirsum: Winsome Works - Herron Galleries at Herron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis, IN

2007
   Karl Wirsum: Winsome Works(some) - MMoCA - The Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison, WI
   Karl Wirsum: Plays Missed It for You - Jean Albano Gallery, Chicago, IL
   Karl Wirsum: Winsome Works(some) - Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL

2004
   Hello Again Boom A Rang: Ten Years of Wirsum Art - Jean Albano Gallery, Chicago, IL

2002
   Karl Wirsum: New Work - Jean Albano Gallery, Chicago, IL

1997
   Karl Wirsum: Sports and Just Us What Past Before Us - University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City, IA

1991
   Karl Wirsum: A Retrospective Exhibition - Krannert Art Museum, Champaign, IL

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2013
   Wild - Jean Albano Gallery, Chicago, IL

2012
   About Face - Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
   About Face - ACME, Los Angeles, CA
   Sinister Pop - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
   American Prints Iii - Russell Bowman Art Advisory, Chicago, IL
   Image/abstraction/object - Russell Bowman Art Advisory, Chicago, IL
   Invitational Exhibition Of Visual Arts - The American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York City, NY

2011
   Anchor Graphics: - Riverside Arts Center (RAC), Riverside, IL
   Pretty on the Inside - Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York City, NY
   More Margaret: Margaret Wharton & Friends - Jean Albano Gallery, Chicago, IL
   Works on Paper - Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL
   The Paper Show - Jean Albano Gallery, Chicago, IL

2010
   Chicago! Chicago! - Russell Bowman Art Advisory, Chicago, IL
   Figures in Chicago Imagism - Krannert Art Museum, Champaign, IL
   Mutant Pop - Loyal, Malmö
   Escape - Jean Albano Gallery, Chicago, IL

2009
   Intense - Russell Bowman Art Advisory, Chicago, IL
   About Face - Adam Baumgold Gallery, New York City, NY
   Isn’t It Great To Be An Artist? Insider / Outsider Art from the Robert A. Lewis Collection - Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH

2008
   on line - Adam Baumgold Gallery, New York City, NY
   Not Just Another Pretty Face - Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL
   Sympathy for the Devil: Art and Rock and Roll Since 1967 - Musée d´art contemporain de Montréal, Montreal, QC
   Nuances of Printmaking - Koehnline Museum of Art, Des Plaines, IL
   Chicago Imagism: 1965-1985 - Russell Bowman Art Advisory, Chicago, IL

2007
   Masterworks of Chicago Imagism - Russell Bowman Art Advisory, Chicago, IL
   Relationships - Jean Albano Gallery, Chicago, IL

2006
   The Wirsum-Gunn Family Show - Jean Albano Gallery, Chicago, IL
   Drawn into the World - Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA), Chicago, IL

2005
   ...Scapes - A Group Exhibition - Jean Albano Gallery, Chicago, IL
   Four Chicago Imagists: Early Work, 1966-1976 - Russell Bowman Art Advisory, Chicago, IL

2004
   Recent Selection - Russell Bowman Art Advisory, Chicago, IL
   From Folk to Funk: Selections from the Robert A. Lewis Collection - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

2003
   New Acquisitions - Main and North Galleries, Chicago, IL

1991
   Word As Image: American Art 1960–1990 - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX

1988
   The Refrigerator Door Show - Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL
   Comic Iconoclasm - Cornerhouse, Manchester

1987
   The Chicago Imagist Print: Ten Artists' Works, 1958-1987 - Smart Museum of Art, Chicago, IL
   Drawings of the Chicago Imagists - The Renaissance Society at The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

1981
   Figuratively Sculpting - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY

1974
   The Anonymous Image - The Renaissance Society at The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

1971
   The New Curiosity Shop - The Renaissance Society at The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

1967
   1967 Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY

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USA

 Jean Albano Gallery, Chicago, IL
 Russell Bowman Art Advisory, Chicago, IL
 Printworks Gallery, Chicago, IL
 Derek Eller Gallery, New York City, NY
 Landfall Press, Santa Fe, NM

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USA

 Krannert Art Museum, Champaign, IL
 The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
 DePaul Art Museum, Chicago, IL
 Smart Museum of Art, Chicago, IL
 Koehnline Museum of Art, Des Plaines, IL
 The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, PA
 Brauer Museum of Art, Valparaiso, IN

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