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Lucy Skaer  1975, UK

Rank (2014): 1453 – 


Lucy Skaer, Diagrams and Banners (Blood)
Diagrams and Banners (Blood), 2002
The Saatchi Gallery

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Drawing, Interactive installation

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United Kingdom 23
USA 15
France 10
Germany 8

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Artist Rank
Rosalind Nashashibi  1390 31
Falke Pisano  966 6
Ryan Gander  109 6
Fischli & Weiss  20 6

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  doggerfisher, United Kingdom 3

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1975 Born in Cambridge (UK)

Lives and works in New York City, NY (US)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 86  Please report missing Information

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   Lucy Skaer - Exit, Voice and Loyalty - Tramway, Glasgow, Scotland
   Lucy Skaer - Force Justify - CAB Centro de Arte Caja Burgos, Burgos

   Lucy Skaer - Force Justify / (part 3) - Kunsthalle wien project space karlsplatz, Vienna
   Force Justify (Part 2) - Tulips & Roses, Vilnius
   Force Justify (Part 1) - Tulips & Roses, Vilnius
   Lucy Skaer - Harlequin is as Harlequin Does - Murray Guy, New York City, NY

   Lucy Skaer - Galerie Nelson-Freeman, Paris

   Lucy Skaer - - Location One, New York City, NY (closed, 2013)

Description and image Kunsthalle BaselLucy Skaer – A Boat Used as a Vessel - Kunsthalle Basel, Basel Send message

   Lucy Skaer - Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland
   The siege--Lucy Skaer - Chisenhale Gallery, London

   Lucy Skaer - Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt/Main

   Lucy Skaer - doggerfisher, Edinburgh, Scotland
   Lucy Skaer - The Problem in Seven Parts - Carl Freedman Gallery, London

   Lucy Skaer - Transmission Gallery, Glasgow, Scotland


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   Sequence 5 - Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York City, NY
Description  Somewhat Abstract - Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham
   Someone Like Me - Murray Guy, New York City, NY

   De leur Temps 4: Nantes - Centre d’art Le hangar à Bananes - Le Hab, Nantes
Description  Suicide Narcissus - The Renaissance Society at The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
   Archeologia - 40mcube, Rennes
   Lessons of Darkness - Plataforma das Artes, Guimarães
   Tradition - Grazer Kunstverein, Graz
   Agenda Santiago En El Cab - CAB Centro de Arte Caja Burgos, Burgos
   Tradition - Kunstverein Amsterdam, Amsterdam
   the Collector: Tradition - Marres - Centre for Contemporary Culture, Maastricht
   Above the Rim of the Glass - Signal Center for Contemporary Art, Malmö
   De belles sculptures contemporaines - Centre d’art Le hangar à Bananes - Le Hab, Nantes
   Ressources poétiques - les Abattoirs de Toulouse, Toulouse
Description  Catch as Catch Can - Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
   It’s Over There - Simone Subal Gallery, New York City, NY

   La vie des formes - les Abattoirs de Toulouse, Toulouse
   Telling everything, not knowing how: After the Death - CA2M - Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo, Móstoles
   A common feeling - gb agency, Paris
   Gold - Belvedere, Vienna
   Reflexion Und EinfÜhlung - KAI 10 Raum für Kunst , Dusseldorf
Description  David Maljkovic and Lucy Skaer - Scene, Hold, Ballast - SculptureCenter, New York City, NY

Description  Geld ist nicht alles! - Jahresgaben 2011/12 - Kunstverein in Hamburg, Hamburg
   Junge Kunst - Erwerbungen der Gruppe Junge Kunst von 1970 bis heute - Kunsthaus Zürich, Zurich
   Rewriting Worlds: Dada Moscow - ARTPLAY Design Center, Moscow
   „rewriting Worlds: Dada Moscow“ A Special Project Of The 4th Moscow Biennale - Barbarian-Art Gallery, Zurich
   Possession - Gentili Apri, Berlin
Description Marianne Boesky GalleryDwelling - Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York City, NY Send message
   Color Pattern Yellow Danger - Milliken, Stockholm

   Painting and Sculpture - Lehmann Maupin, New York City, NY
   Another Face: works from the Arts Council Collection - Hatton Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne
   Prendre la porte et faire le mur - FRAC - Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, Marseille
   Forum 65: Jones, Koester, Nashashibi/Skaer: Reanimation - Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburg, PA
   For the blind man in the dark room looking for the black cat that isn't there - Museum of Contemporay Art Detroit, Detroit, MI
   Leopards in the Temple - SculptureCenter, New York City, NY

Description  For the Blind Man in the Dark Room Looking For the Black Cat That Isn’t There - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London
   Moon Star Love - Marcelle Alix, Paris
Description and image Lisson GalleryLisson Presents 6 - Lisson Gallery, London Send message
   Turner Prize 09 - Tate Britain, London
Description and image  For the blind man in the dark room looking for the black cat that isn’t there - Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, Saint Louis, MO
   Nashashibi / Skaer - Our Magnolia - doggerfisher, Edinburgh, Scotland
Description and image  2nd Athens Biennial 2009 - Heaven - Athens Biennial, Athens
   Garden of Forking Paths - Maisterravalbuena Galería, Madrid
   Evolution 2009 - Lumen, Leeds
   SLOW MOVEMENT ODER: Das Halbe und das Ganze - Kunsthalle Bern, Bern

   Lucy Skaer y Gabriel Vormstein - Maisterravalbuena Galería, Madrid
Description  Art Now: Nashashibi/Skaer - Tate Britain, London
Description  The Greenroom: Reconsidering the Documentary and Contemporary Art - Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
   Nashashibi / Skaer - Pygmalion Workshop - CAC - Centre d´art contemporain de Brétigny, Brétigny s/Orge
   A Life Of Their Own - Lismore Castle Arts, Lismore, Co. Waterford
Description and image  5. Berlin Biennale für Zeitgenössische Kunst - berlin biennale für zeitgenössische kunst, Berlin
   Decoder - Contemporary Art Centre (CAC), Vilnius

   Scotland and Venice 2007 - Aberdeen Art Gallery, Aberdeen, Scotland
Description and image  Contour 2007 - third biennial for video art - Contour - Biennial for Video Art, Mechelen
Description and image Esther SchipperDer Droste Effekt - Esther Schipper, Berlin Send message
   You have not been honest - Museo D'Arte Contemporanea Donna Regina - MADRE, Naples
Description and image  Alabama - Office Baroque Gallery, Antwerp
   About the possibility of a sculpture - Galerie Reinhard Hauff, Stuttgart

Description  If I Can't Dance I Don´t Want to Be Part Of Your Revolution - de Appel Boys' School, Amsterdam
   Lucy Skaer & Anita Di Bianco - - Elisabeth Kaufmann Gallery, Zurich (closed, 2009)
   The Square Root of Drawing - Temple Bar Gallery & Studios, Dublin
Description and works of art The Saatchi GalleryThe Triumph of Painting - Part 6 - The Saatchi Gallery, London Send message
   MOMENTUM – Nordic Biennial of Contemporary Art 2006 - Momentum Nordic Biennial of Contemporary Art , Moss

   the music of the future - Gasworks, London
Description and image  British Art Show 6 - BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead
   the world, abridged - Kettle's Yard, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

Description  Edge of the Real - Whitechapel Art Gallery, London

Description and image  Beck´s Futures - Centre for Contemporary Arts (CCA), Glasgow, Scotland
Description and image  Beck´s Futures 2003 - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London
   Soft Sun Down - doggerfisher, Edinburgh, Scotland

Description and image  THE BEST BOOK ABOUT PESSIMISM I EVER READ / Björn Geipel - Kunstverein Braunschweig, Braunschweig


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 Galerie Nelson-Freeman, Paris

United Kingdom

 doggerfisher, Edinburgh, Scotland


 Murray Guy, New York City, NY


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