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Richard Wentworth  1947, UK

Rank (2014): 1538 

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United Kingdom 67
USA 12
Italy 10
Germany 10
France 5

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Artist Rank
Tony Cragg  80 19
Julian Opie  271 17
Richard Deacon  489 17
Rachel Whiteread  398 16

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Lisson Gallery Lisson Gallery, United Kingdom 11
  Peter Freeman, Inc., USA 4
  Kettle's Yard, United Kingdom 3
  Galerie Biedermann, Germany 3

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1947 Born in Samoa (WS)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 139  Please report missing Information

until 31.12.
   Imma Collection: Conversations - Irish Museum of Modern Art - IMMA, Dublin Send message

until 23.11.
   Genius Loci – Spirit of Place - Palazzo Cavalli Franchetti, Venice Send message


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   Richard Wentworth - Peter Freeman, Inc., New York City, NY

Description and image Lisson GalleryRichard Wentworth - Lisson Gallery, London Send message

   Richard Wentworth - Galerie Nelson-Freeman, Paris

   Richard Wentworth: A Confiscation of String - Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
   Richard Wentworth - Peter Freeman, Inc., New York City, NY

   Scrape/Scratch/Dig - Pavement Gallery - Manchester Metropolitan Univerity, Manchester

   Richard Wentworth - Pharos Centre for Contemporary Art, Nicosia

Description and image Lisson GalleryRichard Wentworth - Lisson Gallery, London Send message
Description and image  Richard Wentworth - Tate Liverpool, Liverpool

   An Area of Outstanding Unnatural Beauty - Artangel, London

Description and image  Richard Wentworth - Galerie Biedermann, Munich

  Lisson GalleryRichard Wentworth - Lisson Gallery, London Send message

   Richard Wentworth' s thinking aloud - Kettle's Yard, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
   Richard Wentworth - Bonner Kunstverein, Bonn
   Richard Wentworth - Kunsthalle Göppingen, Göppingen

   Richard Wentworth - Monica De Cardenas - Milano, Milan

  Lisson GalleryRichard Wentworth - Lisson Gallery, London Send message

   Richard Wentworth : sculptuur - Stedelijk Museum ’s-Hertogenbosch, 's-Hertogenbosch

  Lisson GalleryRichard Wentworth - Lisson Gallery, London Send message

   Richard Wentworth - Sala Parpallo, Valencia

   Richard Wentworth : sculpture - Riverside Studios, London

  Lisson GalleryRichard Wentworth - Lisson Gallery, London Send message


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   Curiosity - de Appel arts centre, Amsterdam
   Fax - KARST, Plymouth
   Object matter - Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen
Description  Somewhat Abstract - Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham
   Walk On - 40 years of art walking from Richard Long to Janet Cardiff - The Atkinson, Southport
   Curiosity: Art and the Pleasures of Knowing - The Exchange, Penzance, Cornwall
   Curiosity: Art and the Pleasures of Knowing   - Newlyn Art Gallery, Newlyn

   Group Exhibition - CGP London - Cafe Gallery Projects, London
Description and image Lisson GalleryNostalgic for the Future / 27-29 Bell Street - Lisson Gallery, London Send message
Description  The World Turned Upside Down - Buster Keaton, Sculpture and the Absurd - Mead Gallery - Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry
   Curiosity: Art And The Pleasures Of Knowing - Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery, Norwich
   Push pins in elastic space - Galerie Nelson-Freeman, Paris
   Thinge - Dan Gunn, Berlin
   Walk On - 40 years of art walking from Richard Long to Janet Cardiff - Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art, Sunderland
   Curiosity: Art and the Pleasure of Knowing - Turner Contemporary, Margate, Kent
   Bookhouse - La Forma Del Libro - MARCA - Museo delle Arti Catanzaro, Catanzaro

   Multiple market - Handel Street Projects, London
   Crazee Golf - Tintype, London
   where is the power - Fort Worth Contemporary Arts, Fort Worth, TX
   A drawing while waiting for an idea - Large Glass, London
   Parts & Labour (3 Hours Minimum Wage) - Camberwell College of Arts, London
Description and image  Alessandra Spranzi / Richard Wentworth - - Galleria Nicoletta Rusconi, Milan (closed, 2012)
   The Artists’ Postcard Show - Spike Island, Bristol
Description and image Pippy Houldsworth GallerySweethearts - Pippy Houldsworth Gallery, London Send message
   Pocket Visions: Postcards from 1901 - 2000 - Large Glass, London

   Margins: Walking Between Worlds (Part 1) - Art Exchange, Colchester
   #40 Ideal Home - Chelsea space - Chelsea College of Art and Design, London
   A Future Pump House: Ideas, Thoughts and Plans - Pump House Gallery, London
   Super Farmers’ Market’ - Handel Street Projects, London
   Sculpture - Peter Freeman, Inc., New York City, NY
   Qui admirez-vous ? - La Box - École Nationale Superieure d´Art de Bourges, Bourges
   Shelter - Art Against Trafficking in Women and Sexual Exploitation - Peter Freeman, Inc., New York City, NY

Description and image  Gestures & Procedures - ACCA - Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne, VIC
   From Floor to Sky: - Ambika P3, London
   Book Ends - James Fuentes LLC, New York City, NY
Description and image  Quartet–Four Biennials Reflected in Prints - International Centre of Graphic Arts (MGLC), Ljubljana

Description  More Mergers & Acquisitions - Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA
   Jerwood Encounters. Passing Thoughts and Making Plans - Jerwood Space, London
   Play - Paradise Row, London
   upside down / inside out - Kettle's Yard, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
   Extraordinary Days - Oriel Davies Gallery, Newtown, Powys, Wales
   Just Around the Corner - La Casa Encendida, Madrid
   British Council Collection: The Third Dimension - Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
Description and image Lisson GalleryBoule to Braid - Lisson Gallery, London Send message
Description and image  53nd International Art Exhibition Venice Biennale / Biennale di Venezia - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
Description and image  La Biennale de Montréal 2009 - Biennale de Montréal, Montreal, QC
Description and image Lisson GalleryLisson Presents 2 / 29 Bell Street - Lisson Gallery, London Send message

   Grotto - - Museum 52 - London, London (closed, 2010)
   Manifesto Marathon - Serpentine Gallery, London
Description  Fresh Out of the Box - The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, West Midlands
   Uncommon Sense - Fort Worth Contemporary Arts, Fort Worth, TX
   Safe as Houses - Gallery Karsten Schubert, London
   Bookish - When books become art - Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork
   Show Down - Quint Contemporary Art, La Jolla, CA
Description and image  Folkstone Triennial - Tales of time and space - Folkestone Triennial, Folkestone
   Die lucky Bush - MuHKA Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen, Antwerp
   Localisms - - Museum De Paviljoens, Almere (closed, 2013)
   Martian Museum of Terrestrial Art - Barbican Art Gallery, London
   Long Distance Information - Bengal Gallery of Fine Arts, Dhaka

   Out of the Box And In The Garman Ryan Collection - The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, West Midlands
   Shifting Ground - - Angel Row Gallery, Nottingham (closed)
   Global Cities - Tate Modern, London
   Reality Undone - University Gallery - University of Essex, Colchester

   Tuttolibri - Galleria Milano, Milan
   Multiplication - MAC Museo de Arte Contemporáneo. Universidad de Chile, Santiago
Description  THE 1980s - A TOPOLOGY - Museu Serralves - Museu de Arte Contemporânea, Porto
Description and image  „Hände“ - Galerie Biedermann, Munich
   Everydebris - St Pauls Artspace, London
   Natures Silencioses. Fundación Ordoñez-Falcón de Fotografía - Centre d’Art la Panera, Lleida
   DE LITERATURA, LIBROS Y LIBRERÍAS - Galeria Rafael Ortiz, Sevilla

   La sculpture dans l’espace - Musée Auguste Rodin - Paris, Paris
   (Hi)story - Kunstmuseum Thun, Thun
   Centre of Gravity - Istanbul Modern, Istanbul
   Raised Awareness - Curated by Bill Woodrow - Tate Modern, London
Description  Bidibidobidiboo - Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin
Description and image  Still Life - Naturaleza muerta arte contemporáneo británico y peruano - Museo de Arte de Lima - MALI, Lima
   Only Make-Believe: Ways of Playing - Compton Verney, Compton Verney, Warwickshire

   Walk Ways - Surrey Art Gallery, Surrey, BC
   Still Life e Natureza-Morta - Museu de Arte Contemporânea da Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo
   Orozco, Wentworth, Wurm. La luna nel rigagnolo - Museo Hendrik Christian Andersen, Rome

   Walk Ways - University of South Florida Contemporary Art Museum, Tampa, FL
   Ex-press - Royal College of Art Galleries, London
   Walk Ways - Oakville Galleries, Oakville, ON
Description and image  Independence - SLG South London Gallery, London
Description and image  Weltkunst Collection: Glad that things don't talk - Irish Museum of Modern Art - IMMA, Dublin

   Utopie Quotidiane - L'uomo e i suoi sogni nell'arte dal 1960 ad oggi - PAC - Padiglione d'Arte Contemporanea, Milan
   SCAPE 2002 - SCAPE Biennial of Art in Public Space, Christchurch
Description and image  25° Bienal de São Paulo - Bienal de Sao Paulo, São Paulo

   Home - The Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin
Description  >Double Vision< - Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst - GfZK, Leipzig
   Künstler der Galerie - Galerie Biedermann, Munich
   The Language of Things - Kettle's Yard, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

   Dinge in der Kunst des XX. Jahrhundert - Haus der Kunst München, Munich
Description  as it is - Ikon Gallery, Birmingham
   At Home With Art - - ArtSway, Sway, Hampshire (closed, 2012)
   Aprendiendo menos - Centro de la Imagen, Mexico City

   Furniture - Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool
   La casa, il corpo, il cuore. Konstruktion der Identitäten - Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig - MUMOK , Vienna
   Frisch gerahmt... - Bonner Kunstverein, Bonn
  Centro de Arte Moderna - CAM -  Fundação Calouste GulbenkianLinhas de Sombra - Centro de Arte Moderna - CAM - Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon Send message

Description  fast forward - 2. Abschnitt: FFWD trade marks - Kunstverein in Hamburg, Hamburg

   We Gotta Get Out of This Place - CUBITT, London
   Material Culture - Hayward Gallery, London
  Centro de Arte Moderna - CAM -  Fundação Calouste GulbenkianA Ilha Do Tesouro/Treasure Island - Centro de Arte Moderna - CAM - Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon Send message

   MICHAEL CORRIS "GANG WAREFARE" - Le Consortium, Dijon

Description  4. International İstanbul Biennial - International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul
   Pretext: Heteronyms - - Rear Window, London (closed, 1998)
   Arte inglese d'oggi nella Collezione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo - Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin

   8th Biennale of Sydney 1990 - The Readymade Boomerang - Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, NSW
Description  It's a Still Life - - Wolsey Art Gallery & The Room Upstairs, Ipswich (closed, 2006)

   European Avant-Garde - Freedman Gallery at Albright College, Reading, PA

  Lisson Gallery20th anniversary exhibition - Lisson Gallery, London Send message
   Britannia - Paintings and Sculptures from the 1980's - Sara Hildén Art Museum, Tampere
   Metaphor - - Kent Gallery, New York City, NY (closed)

  Lisson GalleryRichard Wentworth, Allan McCollum - Lisson Gallery, London Send message


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 Galerie Nelson-Freeman, Paris


 Galerie Biedermann, Munich


 Lisson Gallery Milan, Milan

United Kingdom

 Large Glass, London
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 Peter Freeman, Inc., New York City, NY


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United Kingdom

 Cass Sculpture Foundation, Chichester, West Sussex
 Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Kendal, Cumbria
 Tate Britain, London
 Zabludowicz Collection London, London
 Yorkshire Sculpture Park - YSP, Wakefield, West Yorkshire


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