Lari Pittman  (American, 1952) 

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Lari Pittman Biography
1970 - 1973   University of California Los Angeles
1974   BFA California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA
1976   MFA California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA
1986   Member, Board of Directors Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA
  Lives in Los Angeles, CA
Selected Exhibitions
2010   Lari Pittman: New Paintings and Orangerie, Regen Projects, Los Angeles (solo)
2010   Nature, Gerhardsen Gerner, Berlin
2010   The Library of Babel / In and Out of Place, curated by Anna-Catharina Gebbers,176 Zabludowicz Collection, London
2010   Psychedelic: Optical and Visionary Art since the 1960s, San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio
2010   Disquieted, Portland Art Museum, Portland
2010   R for Replicant, CCA Wattis Institute for the Arts, San Francisco
2009   “Lari Pittman,” Gerhardsen Gerner, Berlin (solo)
2008   Lari Pittman”, Gladstone Gallrey, New York
2008   “Not So Subtle Sub-Title”, curated by Matthew Brannon, Casey Kaplan Gallery, New York
2008   “Collecting Collections”, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
2008   “Some Paintings: The Third (2007) LA Weekly Annual Biennial”, curated by Doug Harvey, Track 16 Gallery, Santa Monica
2008   "Eyes Wide Open," Stedelijk Museum & The Monique Zajfen Collection, Amsterdam
2007   “Uneasy Angel/Imagine Los Angeles,” Monika Spruth Philomene Magers, Munich
2007   "Eden's Edge: Fifteen LA Artists," Hammer Museum, Los Angeles
2007   "Post Dec: Beyond Pattern and Decoration," Joseloff Gallery, Hartford
2007   "Imagine Los Angeles," Monika Sprüth, Munich
2007   "Lari Pittman," Regen Projects II, Los Angeles
2006   Infinite Painting: contemporary Painting and Global Realism, Francesco Bonami, Villla Manin Centro d'Arte Contemporanea
2006   "Hollywood Is A Verb," The Broad Art Foundation, Santa Monica, CA
2006   "Couples Discourse," Palmer Museum of Art, University Park, Pennsylvania
2006   "Lari Pittman," Atle Gerhardsen, Berlin (solo)
2005   Gladstone Gallery, New York (solo)
2005   “Lari Pittman,” Villa Arson, Nice, February 26 – May 22 (solo)
2005   Bidibidobidiboo: Works from Collezione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, ed. Francesco
2004   “The Charged Image,” Joseleff Gallery, University of Hartford, Connecticut.
2004   greengrassi, London, October 06 – November 13 (solo)
2003   Regen Projects, Los Angeles, November 01 – December 20 (solo)
Galerie Philomene Magers, Munich, Germany, March 20 – May 10 (solo)
2003   "Pittura/Painting,” la Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
2003   "Inaugural Exhibition," Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA
2003   “I and My Chimney,” Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Cologne, Germany
2002   "Sugar & Cream," Triple Candie, New York, New York
2002   “L.A. Post-Cool,” San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA,
2002   Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, March 23 – May 4 (solo)
2001   Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA, January 27 - February 24 (solo)
2001   "IN FUMO," Galleria of Modern and Contemporary Art, Bergamo, Italy
2001   "Secret Victorians," The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, PA
2000   "00," Barbara Gladstone Gallery
2000   Studio Guenzani, Milan, Italy, October 3 - November 7 (solo)
1999   Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, November 6 - December 23 (solo)
1999   "The American Century: Art and Culture, 1900-2000,” Whitney Museum of American
1998   "Once a Noun, Now a Verb," Regen Projects, Los Angeles (solo)
1996   White Cube, London (solo)
1995   "Like You,” Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
1994   Jay Gorney Modern Art, New York (solo)
1993   Rosamund Felsen Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
2007   Imagination Becomes Reality: An Exhibition on the Expanded Concept of Painting, Sammlung Goetz and Museum für Neue Kunst, 2007
2006   Couples Discourse, Palmer Museum of Art, Pennsylvania, 2006
2006   Infinite Painting: contemporary Painting and Global Realism, Francesco Bonami, Villla Manin Centro d'Arte Contemporanea, 2006
2006   Bidibidobidiboo: Works from Collezione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, ed. Francesco
2005   Bonami, Skira Editore S.p.A., Milano, 2005.
2005   Populence, published by Blaffer Gallery, The Art Museum of the University of Houston,
2004   Disparities & Deformations: Our Grotesque, published by Site Santa Fe, 2004, pp. 102–103, ill.
2004   Art At Work: Forty Years of The JP Morgan Chase Collection, published by The Chase Manhattan Corporation, New York, p. 235 ill.
2003   Painting Pictures: Painting and Media in the Digital Age, published by Kerber Verlag, Bielfeld, Germany, pp. 80, 143 170-171,ills.
2003   Dreams and Conflicts: The Dictatorship of the Viewer, la Biennale di Venezia, 50th International Art Exhibition, published by Marsilio Editori, Venice, May, 2003, pp. 462