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Taryn Simon  1975, US

Rank (2014): 283 

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USA 36
Germany 34
France 9
United Kingdom 9
Switzerland 4

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Artist Rank
Thomas Struth  51 11
Cindy Sherman  8 10
Edward Burtynsky  301 9
Marina Abramovic  25 9
Thomas Demand  129 9

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  Gagosian Gallery, USA 6
  Almine Rech Gallery, France 4
  Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Germany 3

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1975 Born in New York (US)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 133  Please report missing Information

from 26.11.
   Conflict, Time, Photography - Tate Modern, London Send message


until 1.3.2015
Description  Komm und sieh - Sammlung von Kelterborn - Weserburg | Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen Send message


to top Solo shows   51

   Taryn Simon - The Picture Collection - Museum of Contemporary Art in Kraków (MOCAK), Krakow
   Taryn Simon - Birds Of The West Indies - Gagosian Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA
   Taryn Simon, “The Picture Collection” - Baldwin Gallery, Aspen, CO

   Taryn Simon - The Picture Collection - Galerie Almine Rech, Paris
   Taryn Simon - Who Are in the Darkness - Museum Folkwang Essen, Essen
   Taryn Simon: A Living Man Declared Dead and Other Chapters I-Xviii - UCCA - Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing
   Taryn Simon - The Picture Collection - Dvir Gallery, Tel Aviv
   Taryn Simon - The Picture Collection - Gagosian Gallery, London
   An American Index of the Hidden and Unfamiliar / Contraband - The Pavilion Downtown Dubai, Dubai
   An American Index of the Hidden and Unfamiliar - Hasselblad Center, Gothenburg
   Taryn Simon - The Picture Collection - John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA

   Taryn Simon: A Living Man Declared Dead and Other Chapters - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
   Taryn Simon : A Living Man Declared Dead And Other Chapters I-xviii - The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, Los Angeles, CA
   Taryn Simon - Black Square - Gagosian Gallery, Athens
   A Living Man Declared Dead And Other Chapters - Galerie Almine Rech - Paris, Paris
   Taryn Simon - Selections from Contraband and an American Index of the Hidden and Unfamiliar - Galeri Mana, Istanbul
   Taryn Simon: A Living Man Declared Dead and Other Chapters - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
   Taryn Simon - Photographs and Texts - Helsinki City Art Museum, Helsinki

   Contraband - Belfast Exposed, Belfast, Northern Ireland
   Taryn Simon: Photographs and Texts - Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI
   Taryn Simon - A Living Man Declared Dead and Other Chapters - Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin
   Taryn Simon - Contraband - Baldwin Gallery, Aspen, CO
   Taryn Simon - Tate Modern, London
   Taryn Simon: The Innocents - Three Shadows Photography Art Centre, Beijing
   Taryn Simon - Centre d´Art Contemporain Geneve, Geneva

   An American Index Of The Hidden And Unfamiliar - Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth
   Contraband - Galerie Almine Rech - Brussels, Brussels
   An American Index of the Hidden and Unfamiliar - CCP - Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne, VIC
   Taryn Simon - Contraband - Gagosian Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA
   Taryn Simon: An American index of the hidden and unfamiliar - Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu, Christchurch
   Taryn Simon: An American Index of the Hidden and Familiar - Falk Visiting Artist - Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC

   Taryn Simon: An American Index of the Hidden and Unfamiliar - Dunedin Public Art Gallery, Dunedin
   Taryn Simon - An American Index of the Hidden and Unfamiliar - IMA Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD

   Taryn Simon - Artpace - San Antonio, San Antonio, TX
   Taryn Simon - An American Index of the Hidden and Unfamiliar - Gagosian Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA
   AN AMERICAN INDEX OF THE HIDDEN AND UNFAMILIAR - Galerie Almine Rech - Brussels, Brussels
   Taryn Simon - Galerie Almine Rech - Paris, Paris
   Taryn Simon - An American Index of the Hidden and Unfamiliar - Foam Fotografiemuseum, Amsterdam

   Taryn Simon - An American Index of the Hidden and Unfamiliar - Museum für Moderne Kunst (MMK), Frankfurt/Main
   An American Index of the Hidden and Unfamiliar - The Photographers Gallery ZA, Cape Town
   Taryn Simon - An American Index of the Hidden and Unfamiliar - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY

   Taryn Simon - CAC - Cincinnati Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH

   Taryn Simon - The Innocents - MoCP - The Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL
Description and image  Taryn Simon - The Innocents - Museum Jan Cunen, Oss

Description  The Innocents - Kunsthallen Nikolaj, Copenhagen
   Taryn Simon - Innocents - Gagosian Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA
   Taryn Simon - - Gagosian Gallery, London (closed)
   The Innocents: Headshots - Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University, Durham, NC
   Taryn Simon - Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen

Description and image  Taryn Simon: The Innocents - Kunst-Werke Berlin - KW Institute for Contemporary Art , Berlin
Description and image  Taryn Simon. The Innocents - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY


to top Group shows   80

   FACTS AND FICTIONS Contemporary Photographs from the UniCredit Art Collection - Multimedia Art Museum - Moscow House of Photography, Moscow
   transgression - Philara - Sammlung zeitgenössischer Kunst, Dusseldorf
   Girl - Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin - Paris, Paris
   Crime in Art - Museum of Contemporary Art in Kraków (MOCAK), Krakow
   Death Is Your Body - Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt/Main
Description and image Kunsthalle DüsseldorfSmart New World - Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf Send message
   Panopticum - Robert Miller Gallery, New York City, NY
   In Context: The Portrait in Contemporary Photographic Practice - Ruth and Elmer Wellin Museum of Art, Clinton, NY

   Global Activism - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
   Oeuvres De La Collection Philippe Cohen 20 Ans D'acquisitions - Passage de Retz, Paris
   2013 Carnegie International - Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburg, PA
   Old School - Anachronismus in der zeitgenössischen Kuns - Kunsthalle zu Kiel, Kiel
   The Red Queen - Mona - Museum of Old and New Art, Hobart, TAS
   Maintenance Required - The Kitchen, New York City, NY
   Honey, I rearranged the collection - The Petach Tikva Museum of Art, Petach Tikva
   The Time is Now - John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA
   Mack Pop-up Store - Brachfeld Gallery, Paris
   19 Rue De Saintonge - Group Show - Almine Rech Gallery, Paris

   State Of Sleep - Jousse Entreprise, Paris
   Newtopia - Cultuurcentrum Mechelen, Mechelen
   Moments of Reprieve - Representing Loss in Contemporary Photography - Paradise Row, London
   Fotografie Total - Werke Aus Der Sammlung Des Mmk - Museum für Moderne Kunst (MMK), Frankfurt/Main
   Fremde Überall – Foreigners Everywhere - Zeitgenössische Kunst aus der Pomeranz Collection - Jüdisches Museum Wien, Vienna
   Remote Control - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London
   Das Narrative in der Fotografie - Kunsthaus Kaufbeuren, Kaufbeuren
   Töten - Kunstpalais Erlangen, Erlangen
   Prix Pictet - Growth - Ayyam Gallery - Beirut, Beirut
   An Orchestrated Vision: The Theater of Contemporary Photography - Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis, MO
   Domination, Hegemony and The Panopticon - Traffic, Dubai
   Chroniques d´une disparition - DHC/ART Foundation for Contemporary Art, Montreal, QC

   Prix Pictet - Growth - Gallery of Photography, Dublin
   Prix Pictet: Growth - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
Description  Crime Unseen - MoCP - The Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL
Description and image  GROWTH - Prix Pictet - arteversum, Dusseldorf
Description  Seeing is believing - Kunst-Werke Berlin - KW Institute for Contemporary Art , Berlin
   The Eye is a Lonely Hunter - Images of Humankind - Reiss-Engelhorn-Museen, Mannheim
   Rollenbilder - Rollenspiele - Museum der Moderne - MdM Mönchsberg, Salzburg
   Welt-(er)-findung - zeitgenössische Photographie - Collection Olbricht - Kunsthaus Villa Jauss, Oberstdorf
   Out of Storage: Provisoire & Définitif - Marres - Centre for Contemporary Culture, Maastricht
   Visual Leader 2011 - Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Hamburg
Description and image  Biennale di Venezia - 54th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
   Winner and Shortlist of the Third Prix Pictet at the First Night of Photography in Zurich - Christophe Guye Gallery, Zurich
   Growth - Prix Pictet - Thessaloniki Museum of Photography, Thessaloniki
Description and image  Singapore Biennale 2011 - Singapore Biennale, Singapore
   Deutscher Fotobuchpreis 2011 - Forum für Fotografie, Cologne

Description and image Centro de Arte Moderna - CAM -  Fundação Calouste GulbenkianRes Publica 1910 and 2010 A Face-Off / Floors 0 e 01 of the Foundation central building and gardens - Centro de Arte Moderna - CAM - Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon Send message
   Rethinking Location - Sprüth Magers Berlin, Berlin
Description and image  Julia Stoschek Collection - I want to see how you see - Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Hamburg
   In Focus: Tasteful Pictures - The Getty Center, Los Angeles, CA
   Meet Me Inside - Gagosian Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA

Description  Political/Minimal - Muzeum Sztuki in Lodz, Main Building, Lodz
   Deutsche Börse Photography Prize 2009 - C/O Berlin, Berlin
Description and image  elles@centrepompidou, artistes femmes dans les collections du Centre Pompidou - Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris
   Biennale Cuvee 09 - Weltauswahl der Gegenwartskunst - OK Offenes Kulturhaus OÖ, Linz
Description  Deutsche Börse Photography Prize 2009 - The Photographers' Gallery, London
   Taryn Simon and Haim Steinbach - Johann König, Berlin

   Political/Minimal - Kunst-Werke Berlin - KW Institute for Contemporary Art , Berlin
   Reality Check: Truth and Illusion in Contemporary Photography - The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, NY
   Manifesto Marathon - Serpentine Gallery, London
   Geschlossene Gesellschaft - Kunst-Werke Berlin - KW Institute for Contemporary Art , Berlin
   Close Encounters: Facing the Future - American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center, Washington, DC
Description and image  7th Gwangju Biennale - Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju
   When a clock is seen from the side it no longer tells the time - Johann König, Berlin
   Archetypes and Icons - Gagosian Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA

   Forced Abdication - - Gallery Luis Campaña - Köln, Cologne (closed)
   No. 1: Destroy, she said - Julia Stoschek Collection, Dusseldorf
   Concept: Photography – Dialogues & Attitudes - Ludwig Museum - Museum of Contemporary Art - Budapest, Budapest
   Crimes of Omission - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Art - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

   New photography - The High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA
   Welten - Weserburg | Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen
   Click Double click - Haus der Kunst München, Munich
   Middle Ground: Photographs from the Whitney Museum of American Art - Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery - Columbia University, New York City, NY

   YES YES YES YES - Museum Morsbroich, Leverkusen
   Reprocessing Reality - Château de Nyon, Nyon
Description and image  Greater New York 2005 - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
Description  Set Up - Recent Acquisitions in Photography - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY

   Die zehn Gebote - Deutsches Hygiene Museum, Dresden
   True lies - museum franz gertsch, Burgdorf

   Archeology of Elegance - Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Hamburg

   Taryn Simon und Bernhard Prinz - Camera Work, Berlin


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 Almine Rech Gallery, Paris


 Gagosian Gallery, Athens


 Dvir Gallery, Tel Aviv


 Baldwin Gallery, Aspen, CO
 Gagosian Gallery , New York City, NY
 John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA


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 About change, Berlin
 Julia Stoschek Collection, Dusseldorf
 Museum für Moderne Kunst (MMK), Frankfurt/Main


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