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Walead Beshty  1976, UK

Rank (2014): 519 

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USA 94
France 13
United Kingdom 13
Germany 10

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Artist Rank
James Welling  287 18
Anne Collier  1099 16
Wolfgang Tillmans  30 14
Annette Kelm  727 11
Roe Ethridge  798 11

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  Wallspace Gallery, USA 6
  China Art Objects Galleries, USA 4
  Regen Projects, USA 4
  Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Belgium 4
  Redling Fine Art, USA 3

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1976 Born in London (UK)

Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA (US)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 163  Please report missing Information

until 15.2.2015
   Damage Control - Art and Destruction Since 1950 - Kunsthaus Graz, Graz Send message

until 8.2.2015
Description  Walead Beshty - Barbican Art Gallery, London Send message

until 20.12.
   Blackout - Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels Send message

until 20.12.
   Walead Beshty - Gastarbeiten - Capitain Petzel Gallery, Berlin Send message

until 6.12.
   Walead Beshty + Kelley Walke - Paula Cooper Gallery, New York City, NY Send message


to top Solo shows   21

   Walead Beshty - Selected Bodies Of Work - Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA

   Walead Beshty: Untitled - The Rose Art Museum, Waltham, MA

   Travel Pictures - Thomas Dane Gallery, London

   Walead Beshty - Securities and Exchanges - UCCA - Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing
   Walead Beshty - Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels
   Walead Besthy - A Diagram Of Forces - CA2M - Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo, Móstoles
   Walead Beshty - Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA
   Walead Beshty – A diagram of forces - Malmö Konsthall, Malmö

   Walead Beshty - Production Stills - Thomas Dane Gallery, London
Description  Directions - Walead Beshty: Legibility on Color Backgrounds - Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC
   UMMA Projects: Walead Beshty - UMMA - The University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, MI
   Walead Beshty: Passages - Laxart, Los Angeles, CA
   Popular - Wallspace Gallery, New York City, NY

   Industrial Pictures - Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels
   Walead Beshty - Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art, Winnipeg, Manitoba
   Walead Beshty - Redling Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA
   Walead Beshty - China Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles, CA

   Walead Beshty — The Maker And The Model - Wallspace Gallery, New York City, NY
   Walead Beshty - UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA

   Walead Beshty - China Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles, CA

   Walead Beshty — The Body-Body Problem - Wallspace Gallery, New York City, NY


to top Group shows   137

   A World of Its Own: Photographic Practices in the Studio - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
   Trouble with the Index - UCR / California Museum of Photography, Riverside, CA

   0 to 60: The Experience of Time through Contemporary Art - Pratt Manhattan Gallery, New York City, NY
   Le Futur Commence Ici - FRAC - Nord-Pas de Calais, Dunkerque
Description  Pattern: Follow The Rules - Museum of Contemporary Art Denver, Denver, CO
   Somos Libres - MATE (Asociación Mario Testino), Lima
   More American Photographs - UCR / California Museum of Photography, Riverside, CA
   Comic Future - Ballroom Marfa, Marfa, TX
   Dressed In Gray - Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
   Lens Drawing - Galerie Marian Goodman, Paris
Description  0 to 60: The Experience of Time through Contemporary Art - North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC
   Pattern: Follow The Rules - Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum, East Lansing
   Correspondences - Espace Louis Vuitton Paris, Paris
   When Attitudes Became Form Become Attitudes - Museum of Contemporay Art Detroit, Detroit, MI
   More American Photographs - Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, OH
   The Unphotographable - Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA

   The Endless Renaissance - Bass Museum of Art, Miami, FL
   Lost & Found: Anonymous Photography In Reflection - Ambach & Rice, Los Angeles, CA
   Seuls quelques fragments de nous toucheront quelques fragments d’autrui - Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac - Paris, Paris
   Inside Out and From the Ground Up - MOCA - Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland, Cleveland, OH
   OC Collects - Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach
   9th Shanghai Biennale - Shanghai Biennale, Shanghai
   Inaugural Exhibition By Gallery Artists - Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA
Description and image  When Attitudes Became Form Become Attitudes - CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, CA
   I'm thinking how happy I am - Western Bridge, Seattle, WA
   Paper - MAMAC - Musee d´Art Moderne et d`Art Contemporain Nice, Nice
   Status 24 - Dokumente Von Heute - Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur
   Everyday Abstract - Abstract Everyday - James Cohan Gallery - New York, New York City, NY
   Fremde Überall – Foreigners Everywhere - Zeitgenössische Kunst aus der Pomeranz Collection - Jüdisches Museum Wien, Vienna
   More American Photographs - Museum of Contemporary Art Denver, Denver, CO
   devouring time - Western Bridge, Seattle, WA
   Out of Control - Nest, The Hague
   I Think And That Is All That I Am - Thomas Duncan Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

   Eslov Wide Shut Part I - Mallorca Landings, Palma de Mallorca
   Signed, Sealed, Delivered - Zach Feuer Gallery (LFL), New York City, NY
   Christmas Group Show - Bernier/Eliades Gallery, Athens
   To Make A Flame - Fourteen30 Contemporary, Portland, OR
   More American Photographs - CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, CA
   The War in Vietnam - Redling Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA
   The Boy Who Robbed You A Few Minutes Before Arriving At The Ball - Galerie Gisela Capitain, Cologne
   Intentions fragiles - Galerie Les filles du calvaire - Bruxelles, Brussels
   Intentions fragiles - Galerie les filles du calvaire - Paris, Paris
   Out of Storage: Provisoire & Définitif - Marres - Centre for Contemporary Culture, Maastricht
Description and image  Catalogue of the Exhibition - Triple V, Paris
Description and image  La Biennale de Montréal 2011 - Biennale de Montréal, Montreal, QC
Description  The Smithson Effect - Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City, UT
   Intimate Bureaucracies: Art And The Mail - Art Exchange, Colchester
   Black Swan: The Exhibition - Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA
   What's New, Pussycat? - Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA
   Anti-Photography - Focal Point Gallery, Southend-on-Sea, Essex
   Testing Ground - Zabludowicz Collection London, London

   Bedtime for Bonzo - M+B, Los Angeles, CA
   Pleated Blinds - The Petach Tikva Museum of Art, Petach Tikva
   Art on Paper 2010: The 41st Exhibition - Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC
   Let´s Dance - Musée d´art contemporain du Val-de-Marne MAC/Val, Vitry-sur-Seine
   Milk Drop Coronet - 30 Ausstellungen zur Virtuosität des Dinglichen - Camera Austria, Graz
   Contemporary Works from the Monsen Family Collection - Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
Description and image  PortugalArte10 - PortugalArte, Lisbon
   Process / Abstraction - Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York City, NY
   An einem schönen Morgen des Monats Mai... - GAK - Gesellschaft für Aktuelle Kunst e.V. Bremen, Bremen
Description and image  Julia Stoschek Collection - I want to see how you see - Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Hamburg
   In a Paperweight - Tony Wight Gallery (former Bodybuilder & Sportsman Gallery), Chicago, IL
   The Traveling Show - Fundación Jumex, Mexico City
Description  Haunted: Contemporary Photography/Video/Performance - Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City, NY
   Karl Haendel & Walead Beshty, Sheree Hovsepian, and Barbara Kasten - moniquemeloche, Chicago, IL
   Photogenic - Abstract Photography - - Blanket Gallery, Vancouver, BC (closed, 2012)
   Photogenic – Abstract Photography - Natalia Hug Gallery, Cologne
   Photogenic – Abstract Photography - - Blanket Cologne, Cologne (closed)
   De Rigueur - Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA
   Infinite Fold - Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac - Paris, Paris
   A very, very long cat - Wallspace Gallery, New York City, NY

   Noise - Galerie Sfeir-Semler - Beirut, Beirut
   Hyperborean Manners - Rob Tufnell, London
   Proposal (Nacht Und Träume) for Stavanger - Galleri Opdahl - Stavanger, Stavanger
   Radical Autonomy - Le Grand Café - Centre d'art contemporain de Saint-Nazaire, Saint-Nazaire
   Plug n' Play - Redling Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA
   October Show - Transmission Gallery, Glasgow, Scotland
   Vortexhibition Polyphonica - Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
   PRUNE - abstracting reality - Foam Fotografiemuseum, Amsterdam
   Group exhibition - Noma Gallery, San Francisco, CA
   Prespress - Ritter/Zamet, London
   Summer Group Show - Thomas Solomon Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
   Our Mirage - Art:Concept, Paris
   Phot(o)bjects - - Lawrimore Project, Seattle, WA (closed, 2012)
   Elements of Photography - Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA), Chicago, IL
   FIVE - Baibakov Art Projects, Moscow
   Still Revolution: Suspended in Time - mocca - Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Toronto, ON
   The Photographic Object - The Photographers' Gallery, London
Description and image  Phot(o)bjects - Presentation House Gallery - PHG, North Vancouver, BC
   1999 - 10 Year Anniversary Show - China Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles, CA
   To Be Determined - Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York City, NY
   Photography in the Abstract - Lora Reynolds Gallery, Austin, TX
   A Twilight Art - - Harris Lieberman Gallery, New York City, NY (closed, 2013)
Description  The Space of the Work and the Place of the Object - SculptureCenter, New York City, NY

   Now you see it - Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, CO
   Objects of Value - - MAM - Miami Art Museum, Miami, FL (closed, 2013)
   The World Is All That Is The Case - Hudson Franklin, New York City, NY
Description and image  2008 California Biennial - California Pacific Triennial, Newport Beach
   Number Two: Fragile - Julia Stoschek Collection, Dusseldorf
   The Light of The Virgo - China Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles, CA
   When a clock is seen from the side it no longer tells the time - Johann König, Berlin
   No Room - Christopher Grimes Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
   OPEN SKY. Räume jenseits ihrer Praxis - Kunstverein Medienturm, Graz
Description and image Kunsthalle BaselWord Event - Gruppenausstellung - Kunsthalle Basel, Basel Send message
   Los Angeles Confidentiel - Centre d'Art du Parc Saint Léger, Pougues-les-Eaux
   PRUESSPRESS - Rental Gallery, New York City, NY
   Past-Forward - Zabludowicz Collection London, London
   Le Retour - Nice & Fit Gallery, Berlin
Description and image  Whitney Biennial 2008 - Whitney Biennial, New York City, NY

   From a distance - Wallspace Gallery, New York City, NY
   Meanwhile, in Baghdad... - The Renaissance Society at The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
   I Am Eyebeam - Gallery 400 - University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
   Anything You Want - Pump House Gallery, London
   Radiant City - Cherry and Martin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
   88:88 - - The Project, New York City, NY (closed)
   Concrete Works - Mitchell-Innes & Nash - West Street, New York City, NY
   zwischen zwei toden / between two deaths - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
   The Trans-Aestheticization of Daily Life - UCR Sweeney Art Gallery, Riverside, CA
   Spectral Evidence - BRIC Rotunda Gallery, New York City, NY

   Looking Back - White Columns, New York City, NY
   Dice Thrown - - Bellwether Gallery, New York City, NY (closed, 2009)
   2006 California Biennia - California Pacific Triennial, Newport Beach
   Strange Drugs - Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels
   Bring the war home - Elizabeth Dee Gallery, New York City, NY
   Studio City - Sprovieri - London, London
   The Backroom: Sf - SF Camerawork, San Francisco, CA
   the backroom - - New Langton Arts, San Francisco, CA (closed, 2009)
   Studio City - Tal Esther gallery, Tel Aviv

   The New City. Sub/Urbia in Recent Photography - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
   Bebe Le Strange - - D'Amelio Terras, New York City, NY (closed, 2012)
   Bucolica - Wallspace Gallery, New York City, NY
   What once passed for a future or The landscapes of the living dead - ART2102, Los Angeles, CA
   Manufactured Self - MoCP - The Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL

   Special Project - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
   Inaugural Show - - Sandroni Rey, Los Angeles, CA (closed, 2009)
   Self-Evidence - Identity in Contemporary Art - DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA
Description  Buy american - Galerie Chez Valentin, Paris


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 Thomas Dane Gallery, London


 China Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles, CA
 Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA


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United Kingdom

 Zabludowicz Collection London, London


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