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Naum Gabo  1890-1977, RU

(Наум Габо, Naum Pevzner)
Rank (2014): 2545 – 

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Sculpture, Design, Architecture
Bauhaus, Constructivism, Abstraction-Création

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United Kingdom 41
USA 40
Germany 23
Spain 8

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Artist Rank
László Moholy-Nagy  192 34
Alexander Calder  95 33
Pablo Picasso  2 33
Jean Arp  187 32

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  Austin/Desmond Fine Art, United Kingdom 8
  MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, USA 7
  Annely Juda Fine Art, United Kingdom 7
  Kettle's Yard, United Kingdom 6
  Tate St. Ives, United Kingdom 5

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5.8.1890 Born in Bryansk (RU)

23.8.1977 Died in Waterbury, CT (US)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 132  Please report missing Information

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   Naum Gabo - Woodcut Monoprints - Alan Cristea Gallery, London (England)

   Naum Gabo and Colour - Annely Juda Fine Art, London (England)

   Naum Gabo: Pioneer of Abstract Sculpture - The Pace Gallery - 32 East 57th Street, New York City, NY
   Naum Gabo - Annely Juda Fine Art, London (England)

   Gabo's Stones: Naum Gabo - Henry Moore Institute, Leeds (England)

   Printed Matter, Naum Gabo, 12 Monotypes - Shigeru Yokota Gallery, Tokyo

   Naum Gabo - Centenary Exhibition 1890–1977 - Annely Juda Fine Art, London (England)

   Naum Gabo Monoprints - David Winton Bell Gallery, Providence, RI
   Naum Gabo: Monoprints - University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

   Naum Gabo - Drawings - Annely Juda Fine Art, London (England)

   Naum Gabo - Sixty Years of Constructivism - K20 Grabbeplatz, Dusseldorf
   Naum Gabo - Sixty Years of Constructivism - AdK - Akademie der Künste, Berlin

   Naum Gabo - Sixty Years of Constructivism - Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON
   Naum Gabo - Sixty Years of Constructivism - Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX
   Naum Gabo - Sixty Years of Constructivism - Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City, NY

   Naum Gabo 1890-1977 - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

   Naum Gabo - Kunstverein Hannover, Hannover
   Naum Gabo - Skulpturen Germälde Zeichnungen - Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin

   Naum Gabo - Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY

   Naum Gabo - Kunsthaus Zürich, Zurich


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   Adventures of truth - Painting and philosophy - Fondation Maeght, Saint-Paul
   Sculptors' Prints and Drawings 2013 - Gallery Pangolin, Chalford (England)

   Société Anonyme: Modernism for America - Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT
   Abstract Impressions - Alan Cristea Gallery, London (England)
   Mobile immobile - FRAC - Picardie, Amiens
   Mira Schendel in conversation with Max Bill, Naum Gabo, Sol Lewitt, Agnes Martin, Roman Opalka & Bridget Riley - Stephen Friedman Gallery, London (England)
   Migrations - Journeys into British Art - Tate Britain, London (England)
   Art and the Mind-Brain - Kemper Art Museum, Saint Louis, MO
   125 & 45: An Interrogative Spirit - McMaster Museum of Art, Hamilton, ON

   Von Ribbentrop in St Ives: Art and War in the Last Resort - Kettle's Yard, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire (England)
Description  Sammlungspräsentation: Weiß und andere Farben / Galerie der Gegenwart, 1. Obergeschoss - Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg
Description  Tate St Ives Summer Exhibition 2011 - Tate St. Ives, St. Ives, Cornwall (England)
   New Connections: Modern British Art - Austin/Desmond Fine Art, London (England)

   Group exhibition - Alan Cristea Gallery, London (England)
   Advancing Abstraction in Modern Sculpture - The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD
   Modern Times - De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill on Sea (England)
Description and image Centro de Arte Moderna - CAM -  Fundação Calouste GulbenkianABSTRACTION AND THE HUMAN FIGURE IN CAM´S BRITISH ART COLLECTION - Centro de Arte Moderna - CAM - Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon Send message
   Modern Times: responding to chaos - Kettle's Yard, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire (England)

   Von Rodin bis Giacometti - Plastik der Moderne - Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
   Naum Gabo & Florian Roitmayr - The Russian Club Gallery, London (England)
   The Great Experiment: Russian Art - Annely Juda Fine Art, London (England)
Description  The American artists from the Russian empire - State Tretyakov Gallery on Krymsky Val, 10, Moscow
   Stanley William Hayter To Richard Hamilton: Post-war British Printmaking 1945-1979 - Austin/Desmond Fine Art, London (England)
   The American artists from the Russian empire - Benois Wing, St. Petersburg
   La Escultura en la Colección del IVAM - IVAM - Institut Valencià d'Art Modern, Valencia

Description and image  COMING OF AGE. Arte americana dal 1850 al 1950 - Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice
   Zerbrechliche Schönheit, Glas im Blick der Kunst - Museum Kunstpalast, Dusseldorf
   Celebrating a Transforming Legacy: Russian Art from the Collection of Thomas P. Whitney, Class of 1937 - Mead Art Museum, Amherst, MA
   Russian Art from the Collection of Thomas P. Whitney, Class of 1937 In Memoriam of Thomas P. Whitney, Class of 1937 - Mead Art Museum, Amherst, MA
Description and image  Genau + anders - Mathematik in der Kunst von Dürer bis Sol LeWitt - Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig - MUMOK , Vienna
   Skulpturen im Blickpunkt - Städtische Kunsthalle Mannheim, Mannheim

   Aspects of Modern British Art and recent ceramics by Jason Wason - Austin/Desmond Fine Art, London (England)
   a north light - cynosure - Pier Arts Centre, Stromness, Orkney (Scotland)
   Annely juda - A Celebration - Annely Juda Fine Art, London (England)
   100 Jahre Kunsthalle Mannheim - Städtische Kunsthalle Mannheim, Mannheim
   Meisterwerke der 20er Jahre - Berlinische Galerie, Berlin
   The Shapes of Space - Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City, NY
   Lo[s] Cinético[s] - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid
   Modernism - Designing a New World 1914-1939 - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
   Uncontained - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY

Description and image Lehmbruck MuseumWas ist Plastik? 100 Jahre - 100 Köpfe- Das Jahrhundert moderner Skulptur - Lehmbruck Museum, Duisburg Send message
   Société Anonyme - Modernism in America - Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
   Modernism in St Ives - Tate St. Ives, St. Ives, Cornwall (England)

   Aspects Of Modern British And Irish Art 2005 - Austin/Desmond Fine Art, London (England)
Description  Obras Maestras del Siglo XX en las Colecciones del IVAM - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo Esteban Vicente, Segovia
   Padiglione Italia Out of Biennale - Trevi Flash Art Museum Of Contemporary Art, Trevi

   Out of Place: Works from the Pier Arts Centre Collection, Orkney - Dean Gallery, Edinburgh (Scotland)
Description and image Lehmbruck MuseumStadtlicht - Lichtkunst / Illuminated Cities - Illuminated Art - Lehmbruck Museum, Duisburg Send message
Description and image  Archiskulptur - Fondation Beyeler, Riehen
   The Pier Arts Centre Collection - Kettle's Yard, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire (England)
Description and image  Masterpieces of Modern Printmaking - Alan Cristea Gallery, London (England)
   Mondrian to Ryman - The Abstract Impulse - Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City, NY
Description and image  Arte y utopía - La acción restringida - Museu d´Art Contemporani de Barcelona - MACBA, Barcelona
Description and image  Artists of the St Ives School, The essential image - Tate St. Ives, St. Ives, Cornwall (England)
   Naum Gabo - Fritz Winter, 1930 - 1940 - Stiftung Moritzburg - Kunstmuseum des Landes Sachsen-Anhalt, Halle (Saale)
   Immaterial - Kettle's Yard, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire (England)

   Da Modigliani al contemporaneo. Scultura dalle collezioni Guggenheim - Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Modena, Modena
Description  Naum Gabo und Fritz Winter 1930-1940 - Museum Folkwang Essen, Essen
Description and image  The Stage of Drawing: Gesture & Act - Selected from the Tate Collection - Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney - MCA, Sydney, NSW
Description and image  Pier Arts Centre Collection - Tate St. Ives, St. Ives, Cornwall (England)

   Aspects Of Modern British And Irish Art 2002 - Austin/Desmond Fine Art, London (England)
   Naum Gabo, Georges Vantongerloo, Friedrich Vordemberge-Gildewart - Galerie Renée Ziegler, Zurich
Description  Richard Long; Naum Gabo; Kosho Ito - Tate St. Ives, St. Ives, Cornwall (England)
   Twentieth Century British Printmaking. From William Nicholson To Howard Hodgkin - Austin/Desmond Fine Art, London (England)
   My Head is on Fire but my Heart is full of Love - Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen
Description  Zwischenspiel I, Paarungen - Berlinische Galerie, Berlin
   The 1948 Directors of the Société Anonyme Exhibition - Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT

   Aspects Of Modern British And Irish Art 2001 - Austin/Desmond Fine Art, London (England)
Description and image  Works on Paper - Annely Juda Fine Art, London (England)
   Spatial Constructions - - Galerie Gmurzynska - Köln, Cologne (closed, 2006)

   Aspects Of Modern British Art - Austin/Desmond Fine Art, London (England)

   L'avant-garde russe et la scène 1910-1930 - Musée d'Ixelles, Brussels

   Structurist Works From the University of Saskatchewan Permanent Collection - Kenderdine Art Gallery, Saskatoon, SK

   From Figure To Object: A Century Of Sculptor’S Drawings - Frith Street Gallery, London (England)
   Die Moderne im Aufbruch - Städel Museum, Frankfurt/Main

   Prints from Wood Arts Council Collection - University Gallery and Baring Wing - Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne
   Naum Gabo / Bridget Riley - Kettle's Yard, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire (England)

   Josef Albers/Naum Gabo/Jackson Pollack - Brooke Alexander Editions, New York City, NY
   Europa, Europa - Das Jahrhundert der Avantgarde in Mittel- und Osteuropa - Kunst- und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Bonn

   The Non-Objective World - Kettle's Yard, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire (England)

   Dada y constructivismo - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid
   Berlín. Punto de encuentro. El arte en Berlín de 1900 a 1933 - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid

   Surface - Figure - Space - - Galerie Gmurzynska - Köln, Cologne (closed, 2006)
   Un siglo de escultura moderna: La colección de Patsy y Raymond Nasher - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid

   Contrasts of Form: Geometric Abstract Art 1910-1980 - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

   Medio Siglo de Escultura: 1900-1945 - Fundación Juan March, Madrid

   Russia: The Avant Garde - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

   Tendenzen der 20er Jahre - Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin

   Ways of Looking - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

   Europäische Bildhauerzeichnungen - Galerie nächst St. Stephan - Rosemarie Schwarzwälder, Vienna

   Geometric abstraction in America : March - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY

   American Painting and Sculpture 63rd Annual - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
   documenta 2 - Documenta, Kassel

   The Sphere of Mondrian - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX

   documenta 1 - Documenta, Kassel

   Alexander Calder: Mobiles / Naum Gabo: Kinetic Constructions and Constructions in Space - The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford, CT
   Sculpture of the 20th Century - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
   Sculpture of the 20th Century - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

   Sculpture of the 20th Century - Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
   Naum Gabo and Josef Albers - Arts Club of Chicago, Chicago, IL

   Gabo-Pevsner - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
   40 Years of Modern Art 1907-1947: a Selection from British Collections - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London (England)

   Cubism and Abstract Art - GRAM - Grand Rapids Art Museum, Grand Rapids, MI
   Cubism and Abstract Art - The RISD Museum - University of Rhode Island, Providence, RI
   Cubism and Abstract Art - The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD
   Cubism and Abstract Art - The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH

   Cubism and Abstract Art - The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN
   Cubism and Abstract Art - Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH
   Cubism and Abstract Art - San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
   Cubism and Abstract Art - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
   Abstract Art: Gabo, Pevsner, Mondrian, Domela - Arts Club of Chicago, Chicago, IL

   1. Russische Kunstausstellung - - Galerie van Diemen, Berlin (closed)


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 Nikola Rukaj Gallery, Toronto, ON

United Kingdom

 Austin/Desmond Fine Art, London (England)
 Annely Juda Fine Art, London (England)


 Rachel Adler Fine Art, New York City, NY


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 Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk


 Berlinische Galerie, Berlin
Lehmbruck MuseumLehmbruck Museum, Duisburg  eMail
 Städel Museum, Frankfurt/Main
 Städtische Kunsthalle Mannheim, Mannheim


 The Israel Museum, Jerusalem


 Kawamura Memorial Museum of Art, Chiba

South Korea

 Leeum - Samsung Museum of Art, Seoul

United Kingdom

 Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, Birmingham (England)
 Kettle's Yard, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire (England)
 Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds (England)
 Tate Britain, London (England)
 Tate Modern, London (England)
 Tate St. Ives, St. Ives, Cornwall (England)


 Mead Art Museum, Amherst, MA
 Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, MA
 Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, TX
 Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA, Los Angeles, CA
 Chazen Museum of Art, Madison, WI
 MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY


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