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Salvatore Scarpitta  1919-2007, US

Rank (2014): 2947 

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Sculpture



to top Most exhibitions in:

Country
USA 46
Italy 17
Germany 3




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Artist Rank
Robert Rauschenberg  12 16
Frank Stella  118 14
John Chamberlain  314 12
Lee Bontecou  890 11




to top Most exhibitions held at:

Institution
  Leo Castelli Gallery, USA 26
  Studio Guenzani, Italy 4
  Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, USA 3



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23.3.1919 Born in New York, NY (US)


10.4.2007 Died in New York, NY (US)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 69  Please report missing Information



until 11.1.2015
Description  Salvatore Scarpitta: Traveler - Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC Send message

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to top Solo shows   15


2012
   Salvatore Scarpitta - Galleria Civica d´Arte Moderna e Contemporanea - GAM, Turin

2011
  Marianne Boesky GallerySalvatore Scarpitta - Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York City, NY Send message

1992
Description  Salvatore Scarpita - Early Works - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY

1990
   Salvatore Scarpitta - Studio Guenzani, Milan

1989
   Salvatore Scarpitta / MATRIX 129 - Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive BAM/PFA, Berkeley, CA

1983
Description  Sal Scarpitta - American Circle - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY

1980
   Salvatore Scarpitta - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY

1977
   Salvatore Scarpitta - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX

1975
   Salvatore Scarpitta - Sleds - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY

1969
   Salvatore Scarpitta - Racing Cars - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY

1965
   Salvatore Scarpitta - Racing Cars - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY

1963
   Salvadore Scarpitta - - Galerie Schmela, Dusseldorf (closed, 2008)
   Salvatore Scarpitta - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY

1960
   Salvatore Scarpitta - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY

1959
   Salvatore Scarpitta - Extramurals - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY

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to top Group shows   53


2014
   Material Matters - Goya Contemporary, Baltimore, MD

2013
   Piston Head: Artists Engage the Automobile - Venus Over Manhattan, New York City, NY
   Over, Under, Next: Experiments in Mixed Media, 1913–present - Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC
   Destroy the Picture: Painting the Void, 1949–1962 - Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA), Chicago, IL

2012
   Destroy the Picture: Painting the Void, 1949–1962 - MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA

2011
   Les Sujets de l’Abstraction (1946 – 1962); 101 masterpieces from the Gandur Foundation for Art, Geneva - Musée Fabre, Montpellier
   Arte Povera International - Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Turin
   Andata Ritorno II - Studio Guenzani, Milan
   Andata Ritorno - Studio Guenzani, Milan

2010
   The Art of Camo - Cardi Black Box, Milan
   Il Premio fra i Premi. La pittura in Italia dal Futurismo all'Informale - CAMeC - Centro de Arte Moderna e Contemporanea della Spezia, La Spezia
   20th Century. Second part - Galleria Biasutti & Biasutti Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Turin
  Marianne Boesky GalleryStripped, Tied and Raw - Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York City, NY Send message

2009
   Italics: Italian Art between Tradition and Revolution 1968–2008 - Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA), Chicago, IL
   Love Letters: ampliamento e allestimento della nuova collezione del MACRO - MACRO Museo d´Arte Contemporanea Roma, Rome

2008
   Italics. Arte Italiana fra Tradizione e Rivoluzione, 1968-2008 - Palazzo Grassi - Francois Pinault Foundation, Venice
   Rom – offene Malerei. Das Materialbild im Italien der 1950er und 1960er Jahre - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
   Il mito della velocità - Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome
   Wall Sculptures - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY

2007
   Collectors 1 - Collezione La Gaia - - Cesac - Centro Sperimentale per le Arti Contemporanee, Caraglio (closed)

2006
   Faster! Bigger! Better! - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe

2004
   Portraits - Esso Gallery and Books, New York City, NY
   per amore - Galleria Civica d’arte contemporanea Montevergini, Siracusa

1994
   Just a Story from America (A. V.) - Galleria In Arco, Turin

1990
   Memoria del futuro. Arte italiano desde las primeras vanguardias a la posguerra - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid

1988
   Suzanne Bocanegra, Greg Colson, Salvatore Scarpitta - - Craig Cornelius Gallery, New York City, NY (closed)
   Art at the End of the Social - - Rooseum Center for Contemporary Art, Malmö (closed, 2006)
   A Deer Manger, A Dress Pattern, Farthest Sea Water, and a Signature - 303 Gallery, New York City, NY
   Salvatore Scarpitta - Not Vital - Studio Guenzani, Milan

1987
Description  XXXth Anniversary The First Fifteen Years Part 1 - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY

1986
Description  Group Exhibition - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY

1985
Description  Group Exhibition - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY

1982
   In Our Time: Houston’s Contemporary Arts Museum 1948–1982 - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX
Description  25th Anniversary Exhibition of Leo Castelli - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY

1981
   The Shaped Field: Eccentric Formats - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY

1979
   Sustained Visions - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY

1975
   Group Exhibition - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY

1974
   In Three Dimensions - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY

1973
   X Quadriennale Nazionale d'Arte. La ricerca estetica dal 1960 al 1970 - Quadriennale di Roma, Rome

1967
   Tenth Anniversary Exhibition - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY

1964
   Group Exhibition - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY
   American Paintings and Sculpture 67th Annual - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

1962
   Group Exhibition - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY
   Group Exhibition - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY

1961
   Group Exhibition - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY
   Ways and Means - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX
   An Exhibition in Progress - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY
   Sculpture and Relief - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY
   American Exhibition 64th Annual - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

1960
   Summary 1959 – 1960 - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY

1959
   Work in Three Dimensions - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY
   Opening Exhibition of the New Gallery - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY

1952
   26. Esposizione Internazionale d'Arte della Città di Venezia - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice

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Italy

 Studio B2, Genoa
 Studio Guenzani, Milan
 Galleria Movimento Arte Contemporanea, Milan
 Galleria d'Arte Niccoli, Parma
 Galleria dello Scudo, Verona

USA

 Boesky East, New York City, NY
www.marianneboeskygallery.comMarianne Boesky Gallery, New York City, NY eMail
 Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York City, NY

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Italy

 Montrasio Arte Milano, Milan
 MART- Museo d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, Rovereto
 Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Turin
 Galleria Civica d´Arte Moderna e Contemporanea - GAM, Turin

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