Timeline

Lives and works in New York City

Exhibitions

2009
Sites, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
2008
A.I.R. Gallery Retrospective, Werkstatte Gallery, New York
2008
Decoys, Complexes, and Triggers: Feminism and Land Art in the 1970’s, Sculpture Center, Long Island City, New York
2008
Genesis—The Art of Creation, Zentrum Paul Klee, Bern, Switzerland
2008
Random Utterness, Hungarian Cultural Center, New York
2008
To Infinity and Beyond: Mathematics in Contemporary Art, Heckscher Museum of Art, Huntington, New York
2008
Weather Report: Art and Climate Change, curator Lucy R. Lippard, Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art in Collaboration with EcoArts. Bouder, Colo.
2008
Agnes Denes: “Art for the Third Millennium—Creating a New World View, a retrospective, Ludwig Museum, Budapest, Hungary (solo)
2007
Uprooted & Deified – The Golden Tree, BravinLee Programs, New York, N.Y. (solo)
2007
Art in Action: Nature, Creativity and Our Collective Future, Natural World Museum, San Francisco, Calif.
2007
BIOS 4 - Biotech and Environmental Arts, Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo, Monasterio de la Cartuja, Sevilla, Spain
2007
Collection Focus I: Recent Work by Women, Samek Art Gallery, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, Pa.
2007
Devine in-Tent, The Artists Museum, The Venice Biennale, Italy
2007
Green Horizons, Bates College Museum of Art, Lewiston, Maine
2007
Making the Choice: Bringing Forth an Environmental Renaissance, San Francisco, City Hall Gallery Rotunda, Ca. (organized by the Natural World Museum)
2007
Weather Report: Art and Climate Change, Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, (in collaboration with EcoArt, Boulder, Co. (Curated by Lucy Lippard)
2007
Area '70, Studio d'Arte Cannaviello, Milano, Italy
2007
Building and Breaking the Grid: 1962-2002, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
2007
Drawings from the Modern, Museum of Modern Art, New York
2007
EarthWorksNow, Internatioal Biennial, Copper Mountain College, Joshua Tree, Mojave Desert, Ca.
2007
Fourth International Artists' Book Exhibition, The King St. Stephen Museum and the City Gallery, Deak Collection, Budapest, Hungary
2007
Poles Apart/Poles Together, Venice Biennale, Italy
2007
Treading Water, (Pyramids of Conscience), Ballroom Marfa, Texas
2007
Women & The Environment, Art Gallery, Kingsborough Community College, New York
2007
"You Are Here, Design Museum, London, England
2006
eARTh: The Importance of Environmental Art, Herndon Gallery, Antioch College, Yellow Springs, Ohio.
2006
Women and the Environment: WEAD EAST I in conjunction with the KCC ECO-Festival, Kingsborough Art Gallery, Kingsborough Community College – CUNY, Brooklyn, NY
2005
Agnes Denes: Projects for Public Places—A Retrospective, Ewing Gallery, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tenn. (solo)
2004
Agnes Denes: Projects for Public Places—A Retrospective, Chelsea Museum, New York, N.Y. (solo)
2004
Contemporary Art and the Mathematical Instinct, Stedman Art Gallery, Rutgers University, Camden, N.J., and University Museums, University of Richmond, Virginia
2004
Six Centuries of Prints and Drawings: Recent Acquisitions, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.Tre Incisori Americani, Galleria Miralli, Viterbo, Italy
2003
Contemporary Art and the Mathematical Instinct, Tweed Museum of Art, University of Minnesota, Duluth (travel)
2003
Dust, Dunlop Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
2003
Rhythm of Structure—Math Art in Harlem, Fire Patrol No.5 Art Gallery, New York
2003
Agnes Denes: Projects for Public Places—A Retrospective, organized by Samek Gallery, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, Pa. (catalog). Travel: Herron Gallery, Herron School of Art, Indiana University, Indianapolis; Haggerty Museum of Art, Marquette University, Milkwaukee, Wisc.; Naples Museum of Art, Naples, Florida. (solo)
2002
Art and Political Engagement, House of DOCS Gallery, Sundance Film Festival, Park City, Utah
2002
Ecovention, (Current Art to Transform Ecologies), The Contemporary Art Center, Cincinnati, Ohio (catalog)
2002
Math/Art—Art/Math, Selby Gallery, Ringling School of Art & Design, Sarasota, Fl. (catalog)
2002
Second International Art Biennial-Buenos Aires, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Argentina
2001
Curt Marcus Gallery, New York
2001
EVO 1, Gallery L, Moscow, Russia
2001
Göteborgs Internationalle Konstbiennal, Göteborg, Sweden (catalog)
2001
Kinds of Drawing, Herter Gallery, University of Mass., Amherst (catalog)
2001
Markers, Construction in Process, Venice Biennale, Italy (catalog)
2001
New to the Modern: Recent Acquisitions from the Department of Drawing, Museum of Modern Art, New York
2001
Waterproof—Zomermanifestatie Fort Asperen, (exploring the future of the Hollandse Waterlinie), Fort Asperen Foundation, Fort Asperen, The Netherlands (catalog)
2000
Art & Mathematics 2000, Humanities Gallery & Brooks Design Center, Albert Nerken School of Engineering, Cooper Union, New York
2000
Collecting Ideas, (Work from the Polly & Mark Addison Collection), Vance Kirkland Close Range Gallery, Denver Art Museum, Colo.
2000
Cross-Currents in Modern Art, (A Tribute to Peter Selz), Achim Moeller Gallery, New York (catalog)
2000
Force-fields: Phases of the Kinetic, Museu d'Art Contemporani (MACBA), Barcelona, travel to Hayward Gallery, London, England (catalog)
2000
Inventional, Angles Gallery, Santa Monica, Ca.
2000
Making Choices, Museum of Modern Art, New York
2000
Muscle—Power of the View, Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, Colo.
2000
Los Angeles, travel to: Contemporary Art Museum, Houston, Texas (catalog)
2000
Out/Side/In—Process in Architecture and Design, Huntington Gallery, Mass College of Art, Boston, Ma.
1998
Agnes Denes—Fragmentation, Gallerie Il Bulino, Rome, Italy (solo)
1997
Anima/Persona—From the Rice/Tree/Burial Project, Joyce Goldstein Gallery, N.Y. (solo)
1997
The Pyramid Suite and Project Drawings, View Gallery, New York (solo)
1996
The Visionary Art of Agnes Denes, Gibson Gallery, SUNY at Potsdam, New York (solo)
1995
Philosophy in the Land, Joyce Goldstein Gallery, New York (solo)
1994
Drawings of Agnes Denes l969-l994, Wynn Kramarsky, New York (solo)
1992
Agnes Denes: A Retrospective, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y. (book and travel) (solo)
1990
Agnes Denes - Concept into Form, Works 1970-1990, Arts Club of Chicago, Ill. (catalog) (solo)
1990
Agnes Denes - El Concepto Hecho Forma, Obras, 1970-1990, Anselmo Alvarez Galeria de Arte, Madrid, Spain (catalog) (solo)