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Michael Heizer  1944, US

Rank (2014): 1803 – 

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Land Art

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USA 42
Germany 32
Switzerland 6
France 4
Italy 4

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Sol LeWitt  9 36
Robert Smithson  153 34
Bruce Nauman  3 32
Walter de Maria  831 27
Robert Morris  143 27

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  Tony Shafrazi Gallery, USA 3
  CAPC - Musée d'art contemporain, France 3
  Pinakothek der Moderne, Germany 3
  Jablonka Galerie - Köln, Germany 3

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1944 Born in Berkeley, CA (US)

Lives and works in NV (US)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 101  Please report missing Information

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   Michael Heizer: Actual Size - Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA, Los Angeles, CA

  David Zwirner, Inc.Michael Heizer - Works from the 1960s and 70s - David Zwirner, Inc., New York City, NY Send message
   Michael Heizer - Markings - Nohra Haime Gallery, New York City, NY

   Michael Heizer - - El Sourdog Hex, Berlin (closed, 2009)

   North, East, South, West - Dia: Beacon, Beacon, NY

   Michael Heizer - - The Pace Gallery - 545 West 22nd Street, New York City, NY (closed)
   Michael Heizer - Works from the 70´s - Jablonka Galerie - Köln, Cologne

   Michael Heizer - Peter Freeman, Inc., New York City, NY

   Michael Heizer - Fondazione Prada, Milan
   Michael Heizer - Galerie Thomas Schulte, Berlin

   Michael Heizer - Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York City, NY

  Galerie im TaxispalaisMichael Heizer - Galerie im Taxispalais, Innsbruck Send message

   Michael Heizer - actual size - The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI


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   A Inusitada - Museu de Arte de São Paulo Assis Chateaubriand - MASP, São Paulo
   Zu Gast (4) Conceptual Space - Arbeiten aus der Sammlung Markus Michalke - Kunstsaele, Berlin

  Daimler Contemporaryhighways and byways. together again - Daimler Contemporary, Berlin Send message
   When Attitudes Become Icons - Häusler Contemporary - Zurich, Zurich
   When Attitudes Become Form: Bern 1969 / Venezia 2013 - Fondazione Prada, Venice

   Transitions: Drawings From The Collection Of Mima - Mead Gallery - Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry
   Poesie der Reduktion - Minimal, Concept, Land Art - Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig - MUMOK , Vienna
   Der Raum der Linie - Amerikanische Zeichnungen und Skulpturen - Museum Wiesbaden, Wiesbaden

   Auf den zweiten Blick. Werke aus der Sammlung - Kunsthalle Weishaupt, Ulm
Description  Der Raum der Linie. Amerikanische Zeichnungen und Skulpturen ab 1960 aus einer Privatsammlung - Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich
   Plot : Plan : Process - Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York City, NY
   Selections from the Archive - Nevada Museum of Art NMA, Reno, NV
   a painting show - Autocenter, Berlin
   Die Letzte Freiheit - Von den Pionieren der Land-Art der 1960er Jahre bis zur Natur im Cyberspace - Ludwig Museum im Deutschherrenhaus, Koblenz
   Künstler der Galerie - Jablonka Galerie - Köln, Cologne
Description  Land Art - Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin
   The Original Copy: Photography of Sculpture, 1839 to Today  - Kunsthaus Zürich, Zurich
   Sculpture In So Many Words: Text Pieces 1960-75 - ZieherSmith, New York City, NY

   Site Specifics - Spencer Museum of Art, Lawrence, KS
   Portrait of a Collection - Acquavella Galleries, Inc., New York City, NY

   Objects In The Mirror Are Closer Than They Appear #4 - From Walden To Vegas - Maison d'Art Bernard Anthonioz, Nogent-sur Marne
   Photoconceptualism, 1966–1973 - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
   Unlocking an Archive : Michael Heizer and Walter De Maria - Nevada Museum of Art NMA, Reno, NV
Description  Die Gegenwart der Linie - Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich
Description and image  1968. Die Große Unschuld - Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Bielefeld

Description and image  PERFORMING THE CITY - Kunst Aktionismus im Stadt Raum 60er und 70er Jahre - Lothringer13 - Städtische Kunsthalle München, Munich
Description and image  Origins - HVCCA - Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peekskill, NY
   DRAWINGS ON GRAPH PAPER - Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York City, NY
   Imaginary Spaces: Selections from The Menil Collection - The Menil Collection, Houston, TX
   Loveparade 2 - Häusler Contemporary - Munich, Munich
Description and image  For the Pleasure of Seeing - Peter Freeman, Inc., New York City, NY
   Las Vegas Collects Contemporary - - Las Vegas Art Museum - LVAM, Las Vegas, NV (closed, 2009)
   Rhythmus 21 - Positionen des Abstrakten - Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus & Kunstbau, Munich
Description  Künstler Zeichnen – Sammler Stiften. 250 Jahre Staatliche Graphische Sammlung München - Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich
   "How Artists Draw: Toward the Menil Drawing Institute and Study Center" - The Menil Collection, Houston, TX
   MAXImin - Fundación Juan March, Madrid

   Sculpture - James Kelly Contemporary, Santa Fe, NM
   Sculpture - - Lucas Schoormans Gallery, New York City, NY (closed)
   Inside / Outside - Jablonka Galerie - Köln, Cologne
   Antes y después del minimalismo - Museu d´Art Espanyol Contemporani (Fundación Juan March), Palma de Mallorca
   Die Sammlung Marzona - Revolution der Kunst 1960-1975 - Kulturforum Potsdamer Platz, Berlin
   Based on Paper - Die Sammlung Marzona - Revolution der Kunst 1960-1975 - Kupferstichkabinett, Berlin
   Earthworks on Paper - Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, MA
   Fast Forward: Contemporary Collections for the Dallas Museum of Art - Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX
   Sculpture Exhibition by Amir Mobed - William Griffin Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

   Twice Drawn - The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY

   Safe and Warm in L.A. - Franklin Parrasch Gallery, New York City, NY
Description and image Daimler ContemporaryMinimalism and After IV - Daimler Contemporary, Berlin Send message
   American Landscape - Galerie Florian Walch, Munich

Description and image  Attraversare Genova. Percorsi e linguaggi internazionali del contemporaneo. - Villa Croce Museo d´Arte Contemporanea, Genoa
Description  Behind the facts interfunktionen 1968-1975 - Fundación Joan Miró, Barcelona

Description and image Kunsthalle Düsseldorf"Fernsehgalerie Gerry Schum/videogalerie schum" - Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf Send message
   Minimal to the Max - The Brownstone Collection - Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL
   On the Edge: Contemporary Art from the DaimlerChrysler Collection - The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI
Description and image  The DaimlerChrysler Collection - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe

   Burn: Artists Play With Fire - Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia, SC
   Burn: Artists Play With Fire - Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL
Description  Imago Mundi - CAPC - Musée d'art contemporain, Bordeaux

   Von Albers bis Paik - Haus Konstruktiv, Stiftung für konstruktive und konkrete Kunst, Zurich

  David Zwirner, Inc.Conceptual Photography from the 60s and 70s - David Zwirner, Inc., New York City, NY Send message

   Etchings of the Twentieth Century - - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (closed, 2012)
   47th International Art Exhibition Venice Biennale / Biennale di Venezia - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice

   PAPIER, Bestandsaufnahme XIII - Galerie m Bochum, Bochum

   American Masters of the 60's - Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York City, NY
   Pharmacy - Jan Kesner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

   Michael Heizer, Richard Serra, Robert Smithson - Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York City, NY

   Vom Zeichnen. Aspekte Der Zeichnung 1960-1985 - Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig - MUMOK , Vienna
   Vom Zeichnen. Aspekte Der Zeichnung 1960-1985 - Kasseler Kunstverein, Kassel

   Vom Zeichnen. Aspekte Der Zeichnung 1960-1985 - Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt/Main

   Accents américains - Musée d´art contemporain de Montréal, Montreal, QC
   Drawings by Sculptors:Two Decades of Non-objective Art in the Seagram Collection - Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC
   Dessins de sculpteurs : deux décennies d'art non objectif de la collection Seagram - The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts - Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal, Montreal, QC

   Mythos und Ritual - Kunstverein in Hamburg, Hamburg
   The Americans: The Landscape - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX

   currents 7: WILLIAM KOHN AND MICHAEL HEIZER - Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis, MO

   L'art depuis 1960. Collection Ludwig - CAPC - Musée d'art contemporain, Bordeaux

   documenta 6 - Documenta, Kassel

   New York in Europa - Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin
   Sculpture/Nature - CAPC - Musée d'art contemporain, Bordeaux

   Diagrams & drawings - Kunstmuseum Basel, Basel

   Sonsbeek 71 - Sonsbeek International Sculpture Exhibition, Arnhem

   Information - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
   3e Salon international de Galeries pilotes : Artistes et découvreurs de notre temps - Musée cantonal des Beaux-Arts, Lausanne

   When Attitudes Become Form - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London
   557,087 - Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA
   When Attitudes become Form - Museen Haus Lange / Haus Esters, Krefeld
   When Attitudes Become Form - Kunsthalle Bern, Bern
Description  Earth Art - Cornell University, Ithaca, NY


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 The Mayor Gallery, London


 Durham Press Inc., Durham, PA
 ACE Gallery - Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
 Peter Freeman, Inc., New York City, NY
 Nohra Haime Gallery, New York City, NY
 Akira Ikeda - New York, New York City, NY


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 Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC


Daimler ContemporaryDaimler Contemporary, Berlin  eMail
 Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus & Kunstbau, Munich
 Städtisches Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach


 Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur

United Kingdom

 Tate Britain, London


 Dia: Beacon, Beacon, NY
 Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, NE
 MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
 The Margulies Collection, Miami, FL
 Dia Art Foundation: Chelsea, New York City, NY
 MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
 Nevada Museum of Art NMA, Reno, NV
 Laumeier Sculpture Park, Saint Louis, MO
 Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL


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