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Tseng Kwong Chi  1950-1990, US

(Tseng Kwongchi)
Rank (2014): 3625 – 

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USA 52
France 3
Hong Kong 2
Brazil 2
United Kingdom 2

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Artist Rank
Cindy Sherman  8 15
Jenny Holzer  64 11
David Wojnarowicz  612 10

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  Julie Saul Gallery, USA 4
  Eric Firestone Gallery, USA 2
  Chambers Fine Art - New York, USA 2
  Galerie Jérôme de Noirmont, France 2

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1950 Born in Hong Kong (HK)

Lives and works in New York City, NY (US)

1990 Died in New York City, NY (US)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 66  Please report missing Information

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   Tseng Kwong Chi: Self Portraits 1979-1989 - Ben Brown Fine Arts, London
   Tseng Kwong Chi - Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York City, NY

   Tseng Kwon Chi - - Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, MA (closed, 2008)

   East Meets West - Galleria Carla Sozzani, Milan
   Tseng Kwong Chi: Keith Haring's Pop Shop Tokio - Suzanne Biederberg Gallery, Amsterdam
   Tseng Kwong Chi - Ambiguous Ambassador - Stephen Cohen Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

   Tseng Kwong-Chi - Ambiguous Ambassador - Hanart TZ Gallery, Hong Kong

   Ambiguous Ambassador - Chambers Fine Art - New York, New York City, NY
   Tseng Kwong Chi - In America- Vintage Prints, 1979-1987 - Julie Saul Gallery, New York City, NY

   Tseng Kwong Chi - Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Overland Park, KS

   Tseng Kwong Chi: The Expedition - Art Gallery of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario

   Tseng Kwong Chi - The Gang’s All Here: New York in the Eighties - Julie Saul Gallery, New York City, NY

   Tseng Kwong Chi - East Meets West: The Expeditionary Series - Julie Saul Gallery, New York City, NY


to top Group shows   53

   Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company 30th Anniversary Exhibition - Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
Description  Amerikulture - Eric Firestone Gallery, East Hampton, NY

   This Will Have Been: Art, Love & Politics in the 1980s - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London
   This Will Have Been: Art, Love & Politics in the 1980s - ICA - Institute of Contemporary ArtBoston, Boston, MA
   This Will Have Been: Art, Love & Politics in the 1980 - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
   The Haberdashery - Eric Firestone Gallery, East Hampton, NY
   This Will Have Been: Art, Love & Politics in the 1980s - Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA), Chicago, IL
   Performing for the Camera - ASU Art Museum - Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ
   Accrochage - Ben Brown Fine Arts - Hong Kong, Hong Kong

   Creative Continuum: The History of the Center for Creative Photography - Center for Creative Photography - University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
   25 Years/25 Artists - Julie Saul Gallery, New York City, NY

   Creative Continuum - Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ
   Dreamlands - Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris
   At the edge - Portsmouth Museum of Art, Portsmouth, NH
   GLOBAL / NATIONAL - The Order of Chaos - - Exit Art, New York City, NY (closed, 2012)

   16 Years of Running a Gallery - - Walsh Gallery, Chicago, IL (closed, 2011)
   An Autobiography Of The San Francisco Bay Area, Part 1: San Francisco Plays Itself - SF Camerawork, San Francisco, CA
   Big Shots: Andy Warhol, Celebrity Culture, and the 1980s - Spencer Museum of Art, Lawrence, KS
   LandMark - Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Description and image  As Others See Us: The Contemporary Portrait - Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Brattleboro, VT
   People and Places - Selections from the Allen Thomas, Jr. Photography Collection - Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA), Winston-Salem, NC
   Far from Home - North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC
   Brasil desFocos [o olho de fora] - Paço das Artes, São Paulo

   Intimate Strangers - Barton Art Galleries, Wilson, NC
   Brasil desFocos [o olho de fora] - Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil - CCBB - Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ

   Radical NY! The Downtown show: the New York art scene, 1974-1984 and abstract expresionism: 1940-1960 - The Contemporary Austin, Austin, TX
   The Downtown Show: The New York Art Scene, 1974–1984 - The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburg, PA
   Contemporary Art, 1980-Present - Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, NE
   The Downtown Show: The New York Art Scene, 1974–1984 - Grey Art Gallery, NYU, New York City, NY

   Collection Remixed - Bronx Museum of the Arts (BxMA), New York City, NY

Description and image  East Village USA - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
   Camera/Action - Performance and Photography - MoCP - The Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL
   5th Shanghai Biennale - Techniques of the visible - Shanghai Biennale, Shanghai
   Winter Show - Galerie Jérôme de Noirmont, Paris

   Me, Myself & I: Looking at Portraiture - CRG Gallery, New York City, NY
   Group Photography Exhibition - Chambers Fine Art - New York, New York City, NY

   Who? Me? Role-Play in Self-Portrait Photography - Zabriskie Gallery, New York City, NY
   Where is Elvis? - Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York City, NY
   Issues of Identity in Recent American Art - Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA
   Accrochage d´hiver - Photographies contemporaines - Galerie Jérôme de Noirmont, Paris

   Issues of Identity - Ewing Gallery of Art and Architecture, Knoxville, TN
   Issues of Identity in Recent Contemporary American Art - University Galleries at Illinois State University, Normal, Il

Description and image  Continental Shift - Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen
   The End: An Independent Vision of Contemporary Culture, 1982-2000 - - Exit Art, New York City, NY (closed, 2012)

   The cultured tourist - Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York City, NY
   Summer Fun - Jan Kesner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
   Travel and Leisure - Paula Cooper Gallery, New York City, NY

   Asia/America: Identities In Contemporary Asian American Art - MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, MA

   First International Biennial Exhibition: Longing and Belonging: From the Faraway Nearby - Site Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM
   SITE Santa Fe's First International Biennial - Longing and Belonging: From the Faraway Nearby - SITE Santa Fe Biennial, Santa Fe, NM

   One Eye or Two - Asian American Arts Centre, New York City, NY
   Immigrants and Refugees / Heroes or Villains - - Exit Art, New York City, NY (closed, 2012)

   The New Portrait - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY


 Dealer Directory  4

Hong Kong

 Hanart TZ Gallery, Hong Kong

United Kingdom

 Ben Brown Fine Arts, London


 Robert Klein Gallery, Boston, MA
 Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York City, NY


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 Long March Space, Beijing


 Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA, Los Angeles, CA
 The West Collection, Oaks, PA
 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA


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