Anish Kapoor  (Indian, 1954) 

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Anish Kapoor Biography
1954   Born in Bombay, India
1973 - 1977   Hornsey College of Art, London, UK
1977 - 1978   Chelsea School of Art, London, UK
1979   Taught at Wolverhampton Polytechnic, Wolverhampton, UK
1982   Artist in Residence, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, UK
1990   Awarded Premio Duemila at the Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
1991   Turner Prize
1992   Awarded Premio Duemila at the Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
1997   Honorary Fellowship, London Institute, London, UK
2001   Honorary Fellowship, Royal Institute of British Architecture, London, UK
2003   Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE)
  Lives in London, UK
Selected Exhibitions
2013   DYNAMO, Un siècle de lumière et de mouvement dans l'art 1913-2013, Grand Palais, Galeries Nationales, Paris, France
2012   Anish Kapoor, Lisson Gallery, London, UK (solo)
2009   Anish Kapoor, The Royal Academy, London, UK (solo)
Shooting into the Corner, MAK, Vienna, Austria
Blood Relations, Fabrica, Brighton, UK
Memory, Guggenheim, New York, NY
Anish Kapoor: New Works, Lisson Gallery, London
2008   Anish Kapoor: Memory, Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin, Germany (solo)
In-I Akram Khan and Juliette Binoche, National Theatre, London, UK (solo)
Anish Kapoor, Kukje Gallery, Seoul, South Korea(solo)
Anish Kapoor, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, Brussels, Belgium (solo)
Place/No Place: Anish Kapoor in Architecture, Royal Institute of British Architects, London, UK (solo)
Anish Kapoor, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
For What We Are About To Receive, Gagosian Gallery, Moscow, Russia
Blood on Paper- the Art of the Book, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK
2007   Anish Kapoor – Svayambh, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany (solo)
Anish Kapoor, Galleria Continua, Beijing, China (solo)
Anish Kapoor – Svayambh, Musee des Beaux-Arts, Nantes, France (solo)
Anish Kapoor. Works on Paper, Gladstone Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2006   Anish Kapoor, Lisson Gallery, London, UK (solo)
Sky Mirror, Rockefeller Center, (Public Art Fund), New York, NY (solo)
Anish Kapoor, Ascension, BBCC, Rio de Janeiro (solo)
Anish Kapoor, Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
My Red Homeland, CAC Malaga, Spain (solo)
2005   Japanese Mirrors, SCAI, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
2004   Whiteout, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Cloud Gate, Chicago Millennium Park, Chicago, IL (solo)
Anish Kapoor, Massimo Minini Gallery, Brescia, Italy (solo)
Melancholia, MAC Grand-Hornu, Belgium (solo)
2003   Painting, Lisson Gallery, London, UK (solo)
Kukje Gallery, Seoul, South Korea (solo)
Galleria Continua, San Gimignano, Italy (solo)
Idomeneo, Glyndebourne (set design) (solo)
My Red Homeland Kunsthaus, Bregenz, Austria; National Archaeological Museum, Naples, Italy (solo)
2002   Anish Kapoor, Marsyas, 3rd Unilever Commission for the Turbine Hall, Tate Modern, London, UK (solo)
2001   Barbara Gladstone, New York, NY (solo)
Taidehalli, Helsinki, Finland (solo)
2000   Taratantara, installation, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, London; Piazza del Plebiscito, Naples, Italy (solo)
Blood Solid, fig-1, London, UK (solo)
The Edge of the World, permanent installation, Axel Vervoordt Kanal, Wijnegem, Belgium (solo)
Blood, Lisson Gallery, London, UK (solo)
Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
1999   Museé d’art contemporain de Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France (solo)
Scai The Bathhouse, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
1998   Hayward Gallery, London, UK (solo)
Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Anish Kapoor, Lisson Gallery, London, UK (solo)
1996   Galleria Massimo Minini, Brescia, Italy (solo)
Kunst-Station St Peter, Cologne, Germany (solo)
1995   Lisson Gallery, London, UK (solo)
De Pont Foundation for Contemporary Art, Tilburg, The Netherlands (solo)
1994   Echo, Kohji Ogura Gallery, Nagoya, Japan (solo)
1993   Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel (solo)
1992 - 1993   San Diego Museum of Contemporary Art, La Jolla, CA (traveled to Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IW; The National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada; The Power Plant, Toronto, Canada) (solo)
1991   Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain, organized in cooperation with The British Council (solo)
Anish Kapoor, Kunstverein, Hannover, Germany (solo)
1990 - 1991   Anish Kapoor Drawings, Tate Gallery, London, UK (solo)
Le Magasin, Centre National d’Art Contemporain, Grenoble, France (solo)
1990   Anish Kapoor, XLIV Biennale di Venezia, British Pavilion, Venice, Italy (solo)
1986   Anish Kapoor: Recent Sculpture and Drawings, University Gallery, Fine Arts Center, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA (solo)
Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway (solo)
1985   Kunsthalle, Basel, Switzerland (solo)
1984   Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, NY
1982   Lisson Gallery, London, UK (solo)
1980   Patrice Alexandre, Paris, France (solo)
Selected Public Collections
  Musee d'Art Contemporain de Lyon, France
  Museo di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Trento, Italy
  Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, TX
  Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
  Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ
  Reina Sofía National Museum, Madrid, Spain
  Tate Gallery, London, UK
  Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
  Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC
  Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
  San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
  Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
  Centro per l'Arte Contemporanea Luigi Pecci, Prato, Italy
  Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
  De Pont Foundation for Contemporary Art, The Netherlands
  Fukuoka Art Museum, Fukuoka, Japan
  Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, MA
  MAXXI Museo Nazionale delle Arti del XXI Secolo, Rome, Italy
2008   Crone, Rainer and Alexandra Von Stosch. Anish Kapoor, Svayambh. New York, London: Prestel, 2008 (catalogue)
Baume N., Jacob, M. J. and Partha Mitter. Anish Kapoor: Past, Present, Future. The Institute of Contempory Art. Boston: MIT Press, 2008 (catalogue)
Anish Kapoor: Memory. New York: Guggenheim Museums Publications, 2008 (catalogue)
2007   Svayambh, Anish Kapoor. Nantes, France: Fage editions and Musée des Beaux- Arts de Nantes, 2007 (catalogue)
2006   Frances, Fernando and Angela Molina. Anish Kapoor, My Red Homeland. Malaga, Spain: CAC Malaga, 2007 (catalogue)
2005   Lewison, Jeremy and Laurent Busine. Anish Kapoor, Drawings. Koln, Germany: Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther Konig, 2005 (catalogue)
2004   Vidler, Anthony. Anish Kapoor, Whiteout. Milan: Charta, 2004 (catalogue)