Galerie des Modernes

Raymond Duchamp-Villon

(French, 1876–1918)

<i>les amants</i>, premier état by raymond duchamp-villon

Raymond Duchamp-Villon

Les Amants, Premier état, 1913

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Biography

Timeline

1875
Born in Normandy, France
1891
At the age of 16, executed an etching of his father Eugene Duchamp, "Portrait de Mon Pere"
1894
Studied at L’Ecole des Beaux-Arts
1911
Became involved in the Cubist movement
1912
Contributed to a project for a 'Cubist house' shown at the Salon d'Automne
1914
First one-man exhibition at the Galerie Andr-23 Groult, Paris
Enlisted as an auxiliary doctor and contracted typhoid in 1916. Spent last two years as an invalid.
1918
Died in Cannes
1950
First prize at the Carnegie Institute in Pittsburgh

Exhibitions

2008
Genau + anders - Mathematik in der Kunst von Dürer bis Sol LeWitt - Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig - MUMOK , Vienna
2007
A House of Cards: Picasso & Cubism - Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA
2006
Was ist Plastik? 100 Jahre - 100 Köpfe- Das Jahrhundert moderner Skulptur - Stiftung Wilhelm Lehmbruck Museum • Center of International Sculpture, Duisburg
2004
Archiskulptur - Foundation Beyeler, Riehen
Il Cubismo. Rivoluzione e tradizione - Palazzo dei Diamanti, Ferrara
Reading Portraits - Reality, Appearance, Interpretation - Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON
1988
Surface - Figure - Space - Galerie Gmurzynska - Köln, Cologne
1981
Medio Siglo de Escultura: 1900-1945 - Fundación Juan March, Madrid
1955
documenta 1 - Documenta, Kassel
PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Musée Maillol - Fondation Dina Vierny, Paris, France
Musée d'Art Moderne et Contemporain (MAMCS), Strasbourg, France
Stiftung Wilhelm Lehmbruck Museum • Center of International Sculpture, Duisburg, Germany
Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice, Italy
Marabouparken, Sundbyberg, Sweden
Kunstmuseum Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland
Tate Liverpool, Liverpool (England), UK
Tate Britain, London (England), UK
The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Chazen Museum of Art, Madison, WI, USA
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City, NY, USA
MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY, USA