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Robert Watts
(1923–1988)

 

ONE- AND TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS


2006Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York
2001Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York
2000List Art Center, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts
(with Allan Kaprow)
Roth Horowitz, New York (with Wallace Berman)
1999Museum Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany
Miriam & Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery, Columbia University, New York (with Allan Kaprow)
1991Lafayette College, Easton, Penn.
1990Solway Gallery, Cincinnati
Galerie Zabriskie, Paris, France
Castelli Gallery, New York
1989Galerie Krief, Paris, France
1977San Francisco Art Institute
Studio Morra, Naples, Italy
1976René Block Gallery, New York
1975Multipla, Milan, Italy
1974Multipla, Milan, Italy
1973La Bertesca, Milan, Italy
Galerie Baecker, Bochum, Germany
1968Galerie Rolf Ricke, Cologne, Germany
1967Galleria Christian Stein, Turin, Italy
1966Bianchini Gallery, New York
Galerie Rolf Ricke, Kassel, Germany
1962Grand Central Moderns, New York
1960Grand Central Moderns, New York
1958Delacorte Gallery, New York


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS


2017No Place Like Home, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Bring Art into Life! The Collector Wolfgang Hahn and the 1960s, Museum Ludwig, Cologne; travels to Mumok, Vienna

2016From the Collection: 1960–1969, The Museum of Modern Art, New York
International Pop, Philadelphia Museum of Art
Land/Sky, Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York

2015Take an Object, The Museum of Modern Art, New York
Watch This! Revelations in Media Art, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C.
International Pop, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis

2014Art Expanded, 1958–1978, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis
The Photographic Object, 1970, Hauser & Wirth, New York

2013± I96I Founding the Expanded Arts, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid
The Photographic Object, 1970, Le Consortium, Dijon
New Jersey as Non-Site, Princeton University Art Museum
Faces and Facets: Recent Acquisitions, Princeton University Art Museum

2012Lost (in LA), Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery
John Cage:-) A Centennial Celebration (With Friends), Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati
The Small Utopia: Ars Multiplicata, Fondazione Prada, Venice, Italy

2011Photography Into Sculpture, Cherry and Martin, Los Angeles
Betsy Kaufman, Robert Watts, Lawrence Weiner, Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Pojects, New York
Thing/Thought: Fluxus Editions, 1962–1978, The Museum of Modern Art, New York
Plot:Plan:Process: Works on Paper from the 1960s to Now, Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Pojects, New York
Fluxus at Rutgers, Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick, New Jersey
Fluxus at NYU: Before and Beyond, Grey Art Gallery, New York University, New York
Fluxus and the Essential Questions of Life, Grey Art Gallery, New York University, New York

2010Counter Space: Design and the Modern Kitchen, The Museum of Modern Art, New York
The Visible Vagina, Francis M. Naumann Fine Art and David Nolan Gallery, New York
Art on Paper 2010: The 41st Exhibition, Weatherspoon Art Museum, The University of
North Carolina at Greensboro
Compass in Hand: Selections from The Judith Rothschild Foundation Contemporary
Drawings Collection, Institut Valencià d'Art Modern (IVAM), Valencia, Spain
New Realisms: 1957–1962. Object Strategies Between Readymade and Spectacle,
Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid
Sound and Vision, The Art Institute of Chicago
Fluxus Preview, The Museum of Modern Art, New York
Knock Knock: Who's There? That Joke Isn't Funny Anymore, Armand Bartos Fine Art, New York
2009Compass in Hand: Selections from The Judith Rothschild Foundation Contemporary Drawings
Collection, The Museum of Modern Art, New York
2008Fluxus Scores and Instructions: The Transformative Years, Museum of Contemporary Art,
Roskilde, Denmark
Dr. Bob, Flux Med: Editions from the Archivia Conz, Artpool, Budapest, Hunngary
Accidental Modernism, Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York
On Location: Art, Space and Place in the 1960s, Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts,
University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
Fluxus East: Networks in Central Eastern Europe, Ludwig Museum, Budapest, Hungary
2007Fluxus East: Networks in Central Eastern Europe, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
2006The Materialization of Sensibility: Art & Alchemy, Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York
Full House: Views of the Whitney’s Collection at 75, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
Mass Production: Artist’s Multiples and the Marketplace, Emily Davis Gallery at the Myers School of Art,
The University of Akron, Ohio
2005Past Presence: The Objects of Study at the Getty Research Institute, The Grolier Club, New York
2004The Last Picture Show: Artists Using Photography, The Walker Art Center, Minneapolis
2003The American Supermarket, The Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh
2002Shopping: A Century of Art and Consumer Culture, Tate Liverpool, London; Schirn Kunsthalle,
Frankfurt am Main
2001Les Années Pop, Musée National d'Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris
1994Neo Dada: Redefining Art 1958–1962, Equitable Gallery, New York; Scottsdale Center
for the Arts, Scottsdale, Arizona; and Blaffer Gallery, University of Houston
1990Exotism, Ezra and Cecile Zilkha Gallery, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut
The Readymade Boomerang, Sidney Biennial, Australia
Ubi Fluxus, ibi motus, 1962–1990, Venice Biennale, Italy
1989Image World, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
1988Fluxus: Selections from the Gilbert and Lila Silverman Collection, The Museum of Modern Art,
New York
1987Made in USA, Berkeley Art Museum, The University of California, Berkeley
1980Für Augen und Ohren, Akademie der Künste, Berlin, Germany
1979Re-visions, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
1972documenta 5, Kassel, Germany
1970Information, The Museum of Modern Art, New York
Photography into Sculpture, The Museum of Modern Art, New York
The Word as Image, The Jewish Museum, New York
Happening und Fluxus, Kunstverein Köln, Cologne, Germany
1968The Machine, The Museum of Modern Art, New York
1964American Supermarket, Bianchini Gallery, New York
1961Assemblage, The Museum of Modern Art, New York
Art in Motion, Moderna Museet, Stockholm

 

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, N.Y.
The Art Institute of Chicago
Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk, Virginia
Indianapolis Museum of Art
J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Kunsthaus Zürich, Switzerland
Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art
Kaiser Willhelm Museum, Krefeld, Germany
Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden
Musée d'Art Contemporain de Lyon
Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig (MUMOK), Vienna, Austria
Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Neue Galerie, Aachen, Germany
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Princeton University Art Museum
The Newark Museum
The Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
The Walker Art Center, Minneapolis
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey