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Richard Kern  1954, US

Rank (2014): 2305 – 

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USA 31
Italy 12
France 9
Sweden 9
Germany 9

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Artist Rank
Tony Oursler  128 14
Mike Kelley  15 11
Dan Graham  22 11
Rita Ackermann  1125 11
Raymond Pettibon  102 11

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  Feature Inc, USA 8
  Björkholmen Gallery, Sweden 6
Galerie Sébastien Bertrand Galerie Sébastien Bertrand, Switzerland 4
  Guidi&Schoen - Arte Contemporanea, Italy 4
  Jousse Entreprise, France 3

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1954 Born in Roanoke Rapids, NC (US)

Lives and works in New York (US)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 96  Please report missing Information

to top Solo shows   24

   Vintage & recent works - Jousse Entreprise, Paris

   Richard Kern - Photography from the 1990's - Björkholmen Gallery, Stockholm

   Shot by Kern - Kenny Schachter / ROVE Projects LLP, London (England)
   Richard Kern - Hello - Kaune, Sudendorf, Cologne
   Richard Kern - Ronchini Gallery, Umbria, Terni

   Richard Kern - New shots - Guidi&Schoen - Arte Contemporanea, Genoa
Description and image Galerie Sébastien BertrandRichard Kern - Galerie Sébastien Bertrand, Geneva Send message
   Richard Kern - Rental Gallery, New York City, NY

Description and image  The Soft and the Hardcore - Le Confort Moderne, Poitiers
   Richard Kern - Feature Inc, New York City, NY

   Richard Kern - Hotel Gallery, London (England)
   Richard Kern - Björkholmen Gallery, Stockholm
   Richard Kern - Photographs - Guidi&Schoen - Arte Contemporanea, Genoa

   Richard Kern - Soft - Jousse Entreprise, Paris

   Richard Kern - Feature Inc, New York City, NY

   Hot water music - Galleria Davide Di Maggio - Milano, Milan
   Richard Kern - Jousse Entreprise, Paris
   Richard Kern - - Galleria Davide Di Maggio - Berlin, Berlin (closed, 2008)

   Richard Kern, photographs - Feature Inc, New York City, NY

   Richard Kern - Björkholmen Gallery, Stockholm

   Nudes - Kunstverein Ludwigsburg, Ludwigsburg

   Richard Kern: photographs - Feature Inc, New York City, NY

   Richard Kern: Nudes - Feature Inc, New York City, NY

   Richard Kern’s Watercolors - Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth, TX


to top Group shows   72

   Mystic Fire - Paradise Row, London (England)

   Sunny with a chance of darkness - Guidi&Schoen - Arte Contemporanea, Genoa
   Memphis Social - Apexart, New York City, NY
   Coconut Water - White Flag Projects, Saint Louis, MO
Description Galerie Sébastien BertrandRichard Kern / Alan Vega - Upheaval - Galerie Sébastien Bertrand, Geneva Send message

   Twenty years after - Björkholmen Gallery, Stockholm
   You Killed Me First - Kunst-Werke Berlin - KW Institute for Contemporary Art , Berlin
   Ten - Guidi&Schoen - Arte Contemporanea, Genoa
   Casa de Empeño - Anonymous Gallery, New York City, NY

  Galerie Sébastien BertrandPortraits : Cabinet De CuriositÉs - Galerie Sébastien Bertrand, Geneva Send message
   After Shelley Duvall '72 (Frogs on the High Line) - Maccarone Gallery, New York City, NY

   Salad Days - The Journal Gallery, New York City, NY
   Sonic Youth etc.: Sensational Fix - CA2M - Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo, Móstoles

   Vize Photography Show - Spencer Brownstone Gallery, New York City, NY
Description and image Galerie Sébastien Bertrandsummer group show - Galerie Sébastien Bertrand, Geneva Send message
   TATTOO - Kathleen Cullen Fine Arts, New York City, NY
Description and image  Looking at Music: Side 2 - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
   Bad Moon Rising 4 - Galerie sans titre, Brussels
Description and image  SONIC YOUTH etc.: Sensational Fix - Malmö Konsthall, Malmö
   The New Yorkers - V1 Gallery, Copenhagen
   The Porn Identity - Kunsthalle Wien (Museumsquartier), Vienna
   SONIC YOUTH etc. : SENSATIONAL FIX - KIT - Kunst im Tunnel, Dusseldorf
Description and image Kunsthalle DüsseldorfSONIC YOUTH etc. : SENSATIONAL FIX - Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf Send message
   A Group Show - Björkholmen Gallery, Stockholm
   BAD MOON RISING 3 - - Boots Contemporary Art Space, Saint Louis, MO (closed, 2010)

   Sympathy for the Devil: Art and Rock and Roll Since 1967 - Musée d´art contemporain de Montréal, Montreal, QC
   Rock My Religion 1 - DA2 - Domus Artium 2002, Salamanca
   Sonic Youth etc. - Sensational Fix - MUSEION - Museum für moderne und zeitgenössische Kunst , Bolzano
   Political Corect - BFAS Blondeau Fine Art Services, Geneva
   PM Dawn - Taxter & Spengemann, New York City, NY
   SONIC YOUTH etc. : SENSATIONAL FIX - LiFE - International Space for Emerging Arts, Saint-Nazaire
Description  the Last 10 SHOTS >> polaroid 600 ausstellung - Bongoût Gallery, Berlin
   Punk. No One is Innocent - Kunsthalle Wien (Museumsquartier), Vienna

   Playback - Musée d´Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris - MAM/ARC, Paris
Description  BODYPOLITCX - Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam
   tinyvices - White Flag Projects, Saint Louis, MO
   ROCK ’N’ ROLL Vol I - Sørlandets Art Museum, Kristiansand
   Bastard Creature - Palais de Tokyo, Paris
   RockN Roll Vol. 1 - Norrköping Art Museum / Norrköpings Konstmuseum, Norrköping
   swap - Galerie Guido W. Baudach, Berlin

   The Kate Show - Foam Fotografiemuseum, Amsterdam - Allen Priebe Gallery , Oshkosh, WI
   Distor - Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico City
   New York's Own - Fuse Gallery, New York City, NY
   Sound & Vision - Museo della Città, Perugia - Spencer Brownstone Gallery, New York City, NY

   rupture des évidences - Le Confort Moderne, Poitiers
   III Bienal de Valencia - Agua sin ti no soy - Bienal de Valencia, Valencia
   Seven: everything goes to hell - Palazzo Pretorio, Certaldo (Florence)
   SEX - Björkholmen Gallery, Stockholm
   Trade - White Columns, New York City, NY

Description and image  East Village USA - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
   Le Armi Dell’arte - Fondazione Museo Pino Pascali - Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Polignano a Mare (PBA)
   Likeness - Portraits of Artists by Other Artists - CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, CA
   The human face is an empty force... - Annet Gelink Gallery, Amsterdam

   XXX - - Galleria Davide Di Maggio - Berlin, Berlin (closed, 2008)
   Educational Books - Hotel Gallery, London (England)
   Group Show - Rebecca Container Gallery, Genoa
   Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art 2003 - Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art, Gothenburg
Description and image  "Phantom der Lust. Visionen des Masochismus in der Kunst" - Neue Galerie Graz - Universalmuseum Joanneum, Graz
   Not ordinary people - Galleria In Arco, Turin

   Artist <-> Model - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London (England)
  AEROPLASTICS contemporary" Strip & Tease " - nudity with something else - AEROPLASTICS contemporary, Brussels Send message

   Wet - Luise Ross Gallery, New York City, NY
   Benefit 2001 Raffle - Momenta Art, New York City, NY
  AEROPLASTICS contemporaryFace Off - AEROPLASTICS contemporary, Brussels Send message

   Hairy Forearm's Self-Referral - Feature Inc, New York City, NY

   Bastard Kids of Drella, part 9 curated by Steven Parrino - Le Consortium, Dijon
   Paradise 8 - - Exit Art, New York City, NY (closed, 2012)

   office: Jason Fox, Richard Kern - Feature Inc, New York City, NY

   Office: Richard Kern, Gavin Wilson - Feature Inc, New York City, NY

   Nepotism - Hallwalls at The Church, Buffalo, NY


 Dealer Directory  10


 Vidéochroniques, Marseille
 Jousse Entreprise, Paris


 Galleria del Tasso Arte Contemporanea, Bergamo
 Guidi&Schoen - Arte Contemporanea, Genoa
 Galleria In Arco, Turin


 Torch Gallery, Amsterdam


 Björkholmen Gallery, Stockholm


Galerie Sébastien BertrandGalerie Sébastien Bertrand, Geneva  eMail

United Kingdom

 Hotel Gallery, London (England)


 Feature Inc, New York City, NY


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