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William Kentridge    (South African, 1955)

 William Kentridge - Battle between Yes and No (Prints and Multiples) h: 65 x w: 45 in / h: 165.1 x w: 114.3 cm
William Kentridge
Battle between Yes and No 1989
 
  

Biography
1955 Born in Johannesburg, South Africa
1973 Schooling at King Edward VII School, Johannesburg, South Africa
1974 - 1976 BA, Politics/African Studies, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
1976 Studied etching, Johannesburg Art Foundation, Johannesburg, South Africa
1981 - 1982 Studied mime & theatre at the Jacques Lecoq, Paris, France
1989 First animated film in Soho Eckstein series
1992 Staged first theatre project in conjunction with Handspring Puppet Company
1998 Staged his first opera - Return of Ulysses, Brussels, Belgium
1998 European Museum travelling exhibition starts in Brussels, Belgium
Lives with wife and family, Johannesburg, South Africa

Exhibitions
2013 William Kentridge - QUAD Gallery, Derby (England)
Große Gefühle - Kunsthalle Krems, Krems
2012 NO, IT IS - The Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg
Vertical Thinking - MAXXI - Museo nazionale delle arti del XXI secolo, Rome
William Kentridge: I am not me, the horse is not mine - Tate Modern, London (England)
William Kentridge - Universal Archive - David Krut Projects - New York, New York City, NY
William Kentridge: Five Themes - ACMI - Australian Centre for the Moving Image, Melbourne, VIC
2011 William Kentridge - The Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg
William Kentridge: Five Themes - Garage Center for Contemporary Culture - GCCC, Moscow
William Kentridge in the Museum of Fine Arts - Museum of Fine Arts - Budapest, Budapest
William Kentridge - Marian Goodman Gallery, New York City, NY
New Media Series - William Kentridge: Two Films - Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis, MO
2010 William Kentridge - Galleries at Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA
William Kentridge - Journey to the Moon - TPW - Toronto Photographers Workshop, Toronto, ON
South Africa Projections: Films by William Kentridge - The Jewish Museum of New York, New York City, NY
William Kentridge: Five Themes - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
William Kentridge - Nose. Thirty Etchings - David Krut Projects - New York, New York City, NY
William Kentridge - What We See & What We Know - National Museum of Modern Art Tokyo (MOMAT), Tokyo
2009 Kentridge and Kudryashov: Against the Grain, Kreeger Museum, Washington, DC
2008 Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn, Germany
The Stenersen Museum, Oslo, Norway
Haunch of Venison, London, England
2007 Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden
Hangar Bicocca, Milan, Italy
2006 Singapore Art Museum, Singapore
2005 Deste Foundation Centre For Contemporary Art, Athina, Greece
2005 UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
2004 Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Chicago, IL
2003 Augarten Contemporary, Wien, Austria
2001 Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Washington, D.C.
New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY
William Kentridge Recent Editions, In association with David Krut Fine Art, Robert Brown Gallery, Wash. DC, & Gracie Mansion, N.Y.
The Short Century, Museum Villa Stuck Berlin, Chicago, New York, Vienna, Cape Town
2000 The Self is Something Else, Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen Dusseldorf, Germany
A Double View: Three Exhibitions, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel
Third Shanghai Biennale, Shanghai, China
Vertical Painting, P.S.1 New York, NY
Marian Goodman Gallery New York, NY
Stephen Friedman Gallery London, England
Annandale Galleries Sydney, Australia
NSISTENT MEMORY: THE Architecture of Time in Video, Harn Museum of Art, University of Florida, Gainsville, Fl
La Beaute, Beauty in Fabula, Papal Palace Avignon, France
1999 Venice Biennale: D'Apertutto, Giardini di Castello and Arsenale Venice
Istanbul Biennale: The Passion and the Wave, Istanbul, Turkey
Unfinished History, MCA Chicago, Chicago, IL
Carnegie International 1999/2000 CI 99:00, Carnegie Museum of Art, awarded the Carnegie Medal Pittsburgh
Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, CA
Projects 68: William Kentridge, Museum of Modern Art New York, NY
Palais des Beaux Arts Brussels, Belgium
Kunstverein Munchen Munich, Germany
Kunstwelten im Dialog, Museum Ludwig Cologne, Germany
A Sangre y Fuego, Espai d'art contemporani de Castelló
The Drawing Centre New York, NY
Museu d'Arte Contemporani de Barcelona Barcelona
Neue Galerie Graz Graz
Serpentine Gallery London
Palais des Beaux Arts Brussels
Kunstverein Munchen Munich
Stephen Friedman Gallery, London
1998 Vertical Time, Barbara Gladstone Gallery New York
1997 Delta, Arc, Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville Paris Paris
Documenta X, Museum Fredericianum Kassel
Applied Drawings, Goodman Gallery Johannesburg
1996 Eidophusikon, Annandale Galleries Sydney
1995 Johannesburg Biennale Johannesburg, South Africa
Bernard Jacobson Gallery London, England
Istanbul Biennale Istanbul, Turkey
1994 Arts First London, England
Felix in Exile, Goodman Gallery Johannesburg, South Africa
1993 Goodman Gallery Johannesburg, South Africa
Retrospective of animated films at Edinbrgh Int. F
Venice Biennale Venice, Italy
Ruth Bloom Gallery Los Angeles, CA
1992 Goodman Gallery Johannesburg, South Africa
1991 Newton Art Gallery Johannesburg, South Africa
1990 Cassirer Fine Art Johannesburg, South Africa
Museum of Modern Art Oxford
1989 Vanessa Devereux Gallery London, England
1988 Gallery International Cape Town
1987 Cassirer Fine art Johannesburg, South Africa
1986 Simon/Neuman Galleries New York, NY
Association of Art Gallery Pretoria
1985 Cassirer Fine Art Johannesburg, South Africa
1981 Association of Arts Cape Town
1979 Market Gallery Johannesburg, South Africa
Les Arts de la Résistance: Fin de Siécle, Johannesburg, Galerie Michel Luneau Nantes
Seventh Havana Biennale: Closer to One Another, Havana
Nominee for Hugo Boss Prize, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum (Soho) New York
Simunye: We Are One, Adelson Galleries New York
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