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Richard Bell  1953, AU

Rank (2014): 2369 

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Painting, Video, Performance

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Australia 35
USA 10
Germany 5
New Zealand 2
Austria 2

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Artist Rank
Brook Andrew  1996 10
Vernon Ah Kee  2601 9
Destiny Deacon  3429 8
Tony Albert  3967 6

to top Most exhibitions held at:

  IMA Institute of Modern Art, Australia 4
  Milani Gallery, Australia 3
  Tobey Fine Arts, USA 3
  Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Australia 3

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1953 Born in Charleville, Queensland (AU)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 60  Please report missing Information

to top Solo shows   17

   Richard Bell - Embassy - Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts - PICA, Perth, WA

   Richard Bell - Imagining Victory - Artspace Sydney, Sydney, NSW
   Uz vs. Them - Indiana University Art Museum, Bloomington, IN
   Etiquette and Manners - MUMA - Monash University Museum of Art, Clayton, VIC

   Uz vs. Them - Victoria H. Myhren Gallery, Denver, CO
   Richard Bell: Uz Vs. Them - The Art Museum at the University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

   Richard Bell: Uz vs. Them - Tufts University Art Gallery, Medford, MA
   You'd Believe Me If I Was A White Man - Milani Gallery, Brisbane, QLD

Description and image  Richard Bell: I Am Not Sorry - - Location One, New York City, NY (closed, 2013)
   Richard Bell: Provocateur - University of Queensland Art Museum, Brisbane, QLD

   Have a black baby - Bett Gallery Hobart, Hobart, TAS
   Richard Bell - Scratch an Aussie - Milani Gallery, Brisbane, QLD
   Window Shopping - Gertrude contemporary art spaces, Melbourne, VIC

   Richard Bell - Positivity - IMA Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD

   Settling Old Scores - Artspace Sydney, Sydney, NSW

   Right Now - Criterion Gallery, Hobart, TAS

   Aboriginal Crisis Live - IMA Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD


to top Group shows   43

   The Working Life - IMA Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD
   My Country - Auckland Art Gallery, Auckland

Description  Censored - Fehily Contemporary, Melbourne, VIC
   Message Stick - The Art Center - Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok
   Everyday Life - 2013 Asian Art Biennial - Asian Art Biennial Taiwan, Taichung
   5th Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art - Bolshe Sveta / More Light - Manege Central Exhibition Hall , Moscow
   Sakahàn: International Indigenous Art - National Gallery of Canada - Musée des beaux-arts du Canada, Ottawa, ON

   Negotiating this world: Contemporary Australian Art - NGV National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, VIC
   Basil Sellers Art Prize 2012 - The Ian Potter Museum of Art, Melbourne, VIC
   2012 Adelaide Biennial Of Australian Art - Parallel Collisions - Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art, Adelaide, SA
   Edge Of Elsewhere 2012 - Campbelltown Arts Centre, Campbelltown, NSW
   Edge Of Elsewhere - 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art, Sydney, NSW
   New 2011: Selected Recent Acquisitions - University of Queensland Art Museum, Brisbane, QLD

   Ten Years of Contemporary Art: The James C Sourris AM Collection - Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD
   The Global Contemporary, Art Worlds After 1989 - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
   Amazing Glazing - William Havu Gallery, Denver, CO
   grave but not serious - David Pestorius Projects, Brisbane, QLD
   Proppanow New - Canberra Contemporary Art Space, Deakin, ACT
   Edge of Elsewhere - Campbelltown Arts Centre, Campbelltown, NSW

Description  21st Century: Art in the First Decade - Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD
Description and image  The 4th Auckland Triennial - Last Ride in a Hot Air Balloon - Auckland Triennial, Auckland
   Edge of Elsewhere - 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art, Sydney, NSW

   Emory Douglas & Richard Bell - ALL POWER TO THE PEOPLE - Milani Gallery, Brisbane, QLD
   Die Kunst war in der Stadt - Forum Konkrete Kunst, Erfurt
   Terra Nullius - Zeitgenössische Kunst aus Australien - Halle 14, Leipzig
   Terra Nullius - Zeitgenössische Kunst aus Australien - ACC Galerie Weimar, Weimar
   Marella: The Hidden Mission - Penrith Regional Gallery & The Lewers Bequest, Emu Plains, NSW
   ADELAIDE FILM FESTIVAL - Intoxicated Demons, Berlin
   Small Scale Works - Tobey Fine Arts, New York City, NY

Description and image  Half Light - Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW
Description and image  16th Biennale of Sydney - Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, NSW

   The Independent Project - Contemporary Spaces in Malaysia and Australia - Galeri Petronas, Kuala Lumpur
   New Advances in Abstract Painting - Tobey Fine Arts, New York City, NY
   Points of Departure: Six Australian Artists - Tobey Fine Arts, New York City, NY
   Passion for Art - 35 Jahre Essl Museum - Sammlung Essl - Kunsthaus, Klosterneuburg

   Parallel Lives: Australian Painting Today - TarraWarra Museum of Art, Box Hill, VIC
   Shoosh!: A History of the Campfire Group - IMA Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD

   Blak Insights - Contemporary Indigenous Art - Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD
Description and image  Spirit & Vision - Aboriginal Art - Sammlung Essl - Kunsthaus, Klosterneuburg
   Archibald Wynne & Sulman Prizes - Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW

   The New Republics: Contemporary Art From Australia, Canada And South Africa - The Anne & Gordon Samstag Museum of Art, Adelaide, SA

   True Colours – Aboriginal & Torres : Strait Islander Artists Raise the Flag - SLG South London Gallery, London

   Group Exhibition - Galería de la Raza, San Francisco, CA


 Dealer Directory  3


 Milani Gallery, Brisbane, QLD
 Bett Gallery Hobart, Hobart, TAS


 Tobey Fine Arts, New York City, NY


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 Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD


 Forum Konkrete Kunst, Erfurt


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