Ikon Ltd./Kay Richards Contemporary Art

Richard Prince

(American, b. 1949)

cowboys & girlfriends (rp-g1) by richard prince

Richard Prince

Cowboys & Girlfriends (RP-G1), 1992

cowboys & girlfriends (rp-g3) by richard prince

Richard Prince

Cowboys & Girlfriends (RP-G3), 1992



Born in the Panama Canal Zone on August 6th
Had his first solo exhibition
Patrick Cariou, a French photographer, claimed that Prince used and manipulated his images for a 2008 show at Gagosian Gallery
Lives and works in upstate New York


Artists for Tichy - Tichy for Artists - GASK - Galerie Středočeského kraje, Kutná Hora
Beg, Borrow and Steal - Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, CA
Une Affaire De Famille - La Photographie Dans Les Collections De Stephane, Rodolphe Et Sebastien Janssen - Museé de la photographie de Charleroi, Charleroi
Pinups & Portraits - IKON Ltd, Santa Monica, CA
Group Show - Gagosian Gallery, Hong Kong, SAR
The Time is Now - John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA
To Be With Art Is All We Ask - Astrup Fearnley Museet for Moderne Kunst, Oslo
Prince/Picasso, Picasso Museum, Malaga, Spain (solo)
Four Saturdays, Gagosian Gallery, New York (solo)
White Paintings, Skarstedt Gallery, New York (solo)
Time Wounds all Heels, White Flag Projects, Saint Louis, MO, USA (group)
“Creating the New Century: Contemporary Art from the Dicke Collection”, The Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH
“Black Swan”, Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA
“Staging Action: Performance in Photography since 1960”, MOMA, NY, NY
Richard Prince, Pre-Appropriation Works, 1971 – 1974, Specific Objects, New York (solo)
Bel Air, Gagosian Residence, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
de Kooning, Gagosian Gallery, Paris, France (solo)
Covering Pollock, Guild Hall, Easthampton, NY (solo)
Richard Prince : American Prayer, Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris (solo)
Richard Prince, Gagosian Gallery, Hong Kong (solo)
The Fug, Almine Rech Gallery, Brussels (solo)
Just love me, MUDAM, Musée d `Art Moderne Grand – Duc Jean, Luxembourg (solo)
T-Shirt Paintings: Hippie Punk, Gogasion Gallery, Madison Avenue, New York (solo)
Richard Prince: Tiffany Paintings, Gagosian Gallery, New York, NY
New Museum, Skin Fruit. Selections from the Dakis Joannou Collection, New York (group)
PKM Gallery, The Infinite Starburst of Your Cold Dark Eyes, Seoul (group)

Public Collections

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
Tate Britain, London, UK
Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Chicago, IL
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, SanFrancisco, CA
Kunstmuseum Basel, Basel, Switzerland
Broad Contemporary Art Museum, Santa Monica, CA
Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN


God & Goods: Spiritualita e Confusione di Massa/Spirituality and Mass Confusion, Villa Manin Centro d’Arte Contemporanea, Coidropo, Italy
Anatomie les Peaux du Dessin,: collection Florence & Daniel Guerlain, Fonds Regional d’Art Contemporain de Picardie, Amiens, 2008, p. 118
Excerpt: Se;ections from the Jeanne Greenberg Rohatyn Collection, Vasser College, NY, 2008.
Nancy Spector et al., Collier Schorr: Freeway Balconies, Deusche Guggenheim, Berlin
Serpentine Gallery Summer 2008: Part 1, Cultureshock Media
Street and Studio: An Urban History of Photography, Tate Publishing, London, p. 107
Art Editions 6, Edition Schellmann, New York.
Richard Prince: America Goes to War..Swimming in the Afternoon..., Koenig Books and the Serpentine Gallery, London
Richard Prince, Guggenheim Museum Publications, New York.
Richard Prince: Canaries in the Coal Mine, Astrup Fearnley Museet for Moderne Kunst
Richard Prince Jokes & Cartoons. JRP | Ringier, Switzerland. 2006.
Second House. Gladstone Gallery, New York. 2005
Richard Prince: Check Paintings. Gagosian Gallery. 2005.
Richard Prince. Sammlung Goetz Museum. November 2004.
American Dream: Collecting Richard Prince for 27 Years. Rubell Family Collection.
Richard Prince: Man. Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zurich. jpr|ringer.
Richard Prince, interviews by Rosetta Brooks, Jeff Rian, and Luc Sante, Phaidon
Richard Prince: Good Life, essay by John McWhinnie, Glen Horowitz Booksellers, East Hampton, NY.
It’s a Free Concert from Now On, essay by Neville Wakefield, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, NY
Human Nature (dub version), Glenn O’Brien, Richard Prince, Grey Bull Press, Los Angeles