Dennis Oppenheim

(American, 1938–2011)

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Dennis Oppenheim

Branded Mountain, 1969

100,000 USD

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Dennis Oppenheim

Heavy Dog Kiss, 1993

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Biography

Timeline

1938
Born in Electric City, WA
1958 - 1965
Studies Art at College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland
1965
Master-Degree at California Stanford University
1967
Resides in New York City
1969
Professor of Art an der University of Yale und der State University of New York
1971
Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship
1974
National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship
1981
National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship
1982
Rijksmuseum Kroller-Muoller, Otterlo, Holland
1984
Laumier Scuplture Park, St Louis, Missouri

Exhibitions

2012
Dennis Oppenheim - Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2011
Dennis Oppenheim - Musée d'Art moderne de Saint-Etienne, Saint-Etienne
Ecstasy… Body, Art, Land - Galerie Samuel Lallouz, Montreal, QC
Dennis Oppenheim - Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2010
The Body as Sculpture - Dennis Oppenheim - Musée Auguste Rodin - Paris, Paris
Early Works - Thomas Solomon Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Dennis Oppenheim - Galleria Fumagalli, Bergamo
Electric Kisses, Marta Herford, Herford, Germany
Performance Films 1970-1974, Ar t Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, SA
2009
Jarmuschek + Partner, Berlin, Germany

Public Collections

Museu Serralves , Porto
MIT List Cisual Arts Center , Cambridge / MA
Mamco Genf
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Kunstmuseum Bonn
Kiasma - Museum of Contemporary Art , Helsinki
International Artists' Museum , Lodz
Contemporary Art Museum Honolulu
Castello di Rivoli , Turin
Zentrum für Zeitgenössische Kunst Schloss Ujazdowski , Warschau

Literature

2001
Oppenheim Explorations Germano Celant, Charta, Milano
1997
Sculpture in the Age of Doubt, Thomas McEvilley, Allworth Press, New York
Dennis Oppenheim, Germano Celant, Charta, Milano
1996
Dennis Oppenheim, Fundacao De Serralves, Porto
1995
Dennis Oppenheim Land Art 1968-78, Vestsjaellands Kunstmuseum, Storgade, Denmark
1994
Dennis Oppenheim Obra 1967-1994, Ajuntament de Barcelona, Barcelona
1992
Dennis Oppenheim, Palau de la Virreina, Barcelona
1991
Dennis Oppenheim Drawings, Barbara Rose, La Difference, Paris
1990
Dennis Oppenheim: Selected Works 1967-90, Thomas McEvilley and Alanna Heiss, Harry N. Abrams Inc. and the Institute for Contemporary Art, New York
1984
Dennis Oppenheim, The Tel Aviv Museum, Tel Aviv