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Raymond Pettibon

(American, born 1957)

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Raymond Pettibon

Untitled (It was fine . . . ), 1991

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Born in Tuscon, AZ
B.A., UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
The Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Awards in Painting, Sculpture, Print-making, Photography, and Craft Media (catalogue)
Wolfgang-Hahn-Prize, Ludwig Museum, Cologne, Germany
Bucksbaum Award, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
Oskar Kokoschka Prize, Vienna, Austria
Lives and works in Hermosa Beach, CA


The Whole Earth - Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin
Human Wave - The Videotapes Of Raymond Pettibon - SPACE, London (England)
Raymond Pettibon. Whuytuyp - Kunstmuseum Luzern, Lucerne
Raymond Pettibon - Greenfield Sacks Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Raymond Pettibon - Sadie Coles HQ, London (England)
Collecting Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, USA
In the End was the Word: Language as a Medium of the Contemporary Visual Arts, Ursula Blickle Stiftung, Kraichtal-Unteröwisheim, Germany
Looker-Upper, Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin, Germany (solo)
Neugierig? Kunst des 21. Jahrhunderts aus privaten Sammlungen, Kunst- und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Bonn, Germany
WEISSER SCHIMMEL / You can observe a lot by watching, Sammlung Falckenberg, Hamburg-Harburg, Germany
Framed: Drawings in Motion, The Drawing Center, New York, USA
Hareng Saur: Ensor and Contemporary Art, Museum of Fine Arts, Gent, Belgium
The Artist’s Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles, L.A., USA
Shudder, Drawing Room, London, UK
SITE Santa Fe Eighth International Exhibition: The Dissolve, Santa Fe, NM [catalogue]
Sunless, Thomas Dane Gallery, London, UK [curated by Walead Beshty]
Swell, Art 1950-2010, Nyehaus and Metro Pictures, New York, NY
Thank You for Being With Us: Contemporary Art from the Douglas Nielsen Collection, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ [catalogue]
Tom of Finland and Then Some, Feature Inc., New York, NY
Wall to Wall, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Works on Paper from the MCA Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Chicago, IL
Collecting Biennials, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
Draw: Mexico City, Museo de la Ciudad de Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico
Endless Summer/Surf Elsewhere, Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, CA
The Ephemeral, Galerie Van Gelder, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Fractional Systems: Garage Project II, The Mackey Garage, MAK Center for Art and Architecture, Los Angeles, CA
Houdini: Art and Magic, The Jewish Museum, New York, NY [itinerary: Skirball Cultural Center, Los Angeles, CA; Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA; Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison, WI] [catalogue forthcoming]
Le Meilleur Des Mondes, Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg
Liverpool Biennial, International 10: Touched, Liverpool, UK [catalogue forthcoming in 2011]
Playboys and Killjoys, Ambach & Rice, Seattle, WA
Route 1: R for Replicant, CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, CA
Raymond Pettibon, Gladstone Gallery, Brussels, Belgium (solo)
Raymond Pettibon: Hard in the Paint, David Zwirner, New York, NY (solo)
Raymond Pettibon, Sadie Coles HQ, London, UK (solo)
Raymond Pettibon: Repeater Pencil, World Class Boxing, Miami, FL (solo)
Raymond Pettibon and Yoshua Okon: Hipnostasis, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA [two-person exhibition]
Rock Paper Scissor, Robert Berman Gallery, curated by Jon Cournoyer, Santa Monica, CA
Seeing the Figure Anew: Selections from the Darrel and Marsha Anderson Collection, Orange County College Arts Pavillion, Costa Mesa, CA
Crop, URA!, Istanbul, Turkey (solo)
Raymond Pettibon Part II: Recent Work: Cutting Room Floor Show (2008), Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
"Raymond Pettibon Part I: Seminal Early Work (1978–1988), Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
Raymond Pettibon, Blondeau Fine Art Services, Geneva, Switzerland (solo)
Raymond Pettibon: no title, 2008, Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin, Germany (solo)
Endless Summer, curated by Alex Israel, Glendale College Art Gallery, Glendale, CA
Beautiful People and the Secret Wound, curated by Miguel Bardagil, Collection of Frac Nord–Pas de Calais, Prague City Gallery Space, Prague, Czech Republic
2008 California Biennial, Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA
New Prints 2008/ Autumn, International Print Center, New York, NY
To Illustrate and Multiply: An Open Book, organized by Lynda Bunting and Lisa Gabrielle Mark, Museum of Contemporary Art Pacific Design Center, Los Angeles, CA
Listen Darling…The World is Yours, curated by Lisa Phillips, Ellipse Foundation of Contemporary Art, Cascais, Portugal
Crossroads: Interfaces between rock music and contemporary art, Domus Atrium, Salamanca, Spain
Political Corect, Blondeau Fine Art Services, Geneva, Switzerland
Emerson VS. Nietzsche, China Art Objects Galleries at Cottage Home, Los Angeles, CA
Faces and Figures (revisited), Marc Jancou Contemporary, New York, NY
The Wizard of Oz, CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, CA
Index: Conceptualism in California from the Permanent Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
Pretty Ugly, curated by Alison Gingeras, Gavin Brown's enterprise and Maccarone, New York, NY
Schorr, Collier, Freeway Balconies, Deutsche Guggenheim Museum, Berlin, Germany
The Gallery, David Zwirner Gallery, New York, NY
[St.] Raymond Pettibon[e]: 1978 – 1986, specific object / david platzker, New York, NY
KRAZY! The Delirious World of Anime + Comics + Video Games + Art, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
Flying Start 1978 – 1982, Museum Morsbroich, Leverkusen, Germany
Pivot Points: Part 2, Museum of Contemporary Art at Goldman Warehouse, Miami, FL
Lots Of Things Like This, curated by Dave Eggers, Apexart, New York, NY
Southern Exposure: Works from the Collection of the Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia
True Romance: Allegorien der Liebe von der Renaissance bis heute, Museum Villa Stück, Munich, Germany (catalogue)
Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue, curated by Aaron Rose, Primo Marella Gallery, Milan, Italy
Collecting Collections, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
Under Pain of Death, curated by Gerald Matt and Abraham Orden, Austrian Cultural Forum, New York, NY
Animations/Fictions: Works from the FNAC Collections/Fond National d'Art Contemporain, Paris, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Bucharest, Romania
Come, Come, Come Into My World, curated by Andrew Renton, Ellipse Foundation Contemporary Art Collection, Portugal, Spain
Sympathy for the Devil: Art and Rock and Roll Since 1967, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL
For Sale, curated by Jens Hoffmann, Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Lisbon, Portugal
Mad Love: Young Art from Danish Private Collections, Arken Museum for Modern Art, Skovvej, Denmark
L.A. Desire (Part 2), dedicated to the memory of Brent Petersen (1972–2007), curated by Wilhelm Schürmann, Galerie Dennis Kimmerich, Düsseldorf, Germany
The Heart, Welcome Trust, London, UK
La Biennale di Venezia, curated by Robert Storr, 52nd International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
Panic Attack! Art in the Punk Years, Barbican Art Gallery, London, UK
If Everybody Had an Ocean: Brian Wilson, an Art Exhibition, Tate Modern, St. Ilves, Cornwall, UK
Made In Germany, Kestnergesellschaft, Hannover, Germany
Raymond Pettibon, Sadie Coles HQ, London, UK (solo)
Kunst aus Los Angeles der 60er bis 90er Jahre, Kunstverein Braunschweig, Braunschweig, Germany
Into Me/Out of Me, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
Red Eye. L.A. Artists from the Rubell Family Collection, Rubell Family Collection, Miami, FL
Anos 80 uma topologia, Museu Serralves. Museu de Arte Contemporanea, Porto, Portugal
Magritte and Contemporary Art: The Treachery of Images, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
Raymond Pettibon, Works on Paper, Marc Jancou Fine Art, New York, NY (solo)
Raymond Pettibon, CAC Malaga, Malaga, Spain (solo)
Raymond Pettibon, Whatever it is you`re looking for you won`t find it here, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria (solo)
Raymond Pettibon, Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
Where are we going?, Selections from the Francois Pinault Collection, Palazzo Grassi, Venice, Italy
Swing Spaces: Wallworks, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada
Thank You For The Music, Sprüth Magers Lee, London, UK
Once upon a Time in the West 1, Contemporary Fine Arts Berlin, Berlin, Germany
75 Years of Collecting: British Masters, Group of Seven and Pop Icons, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
Blind Date Passau, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Wörlen, Passau, Germany
Prophets of Deceit, CCA Wattis, San Francisco, CA
Los Angeles 1955-1985, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
Beautiful Losers, Orange County Museum of Art, Costa Mesa, CA
SITE Santa Fe, 5th International Biennial, Santa Fe, NM
Funny Cuts: Cartoons und Comics in der zeitgenössischen Kunst, Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY (solo)
Raymond Pettibon, Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin, Germany (solo)
Goetz meets Falckenberg, Sammlung Falckenberg, Hamburg, Germany
Early Work, David Zwirner, New York, NY
La beauté de l’enfer, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels, Belgium
Thrust: The 26th Biennal of Graphic Arts, Ljubljana, Slovakia
Brooke Alexander, Art 36 Basel, New York, NY
Bidibidobidiboo: La Collezione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo per i dieci anni della Fondazione, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy
Accrochage, BFAS Blondeau Fine Arts Services SA, Geneva, Switzerland
Machtstrukturen der Pädagogik, Der Neue Kunstverein, Munich, Germany
Fragile, Analix Forever, Geneva, Switzerland
Les grands spectacles. 120 Jahre Kunst und Massenkultur, Museum der Moderne, Salzburg, Austria
Desenhos: A-Z, Porta 33, Funchal, Portugal
The Whitney Biennal, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
Joyce in Art, Royal Hibernion Academy, Dublin, Ireland
La Fabrique du Sensible, Musée departemental d’Art Contemporain de Rochouart, Rochouart, France
100 Artists see God, Institute of Contemporary Art, London, UK
Friedrich Christian Flick Collection im Hamburger Bahnhof, Hamburger Bahnhof, Museum für Gegenwart, Hamburg, Germany
Die Ästhetik des B-movies in der zeitgenössischen Kunst, Bregenzer Kunstverein, Bregenz, Austria
O.K., America!, Apexart, New York, NY
The Black Album, Antonio Colombo Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy
Raymond Pettibon. Jean-Luc Verna, BFAS Blondeau Fine Art Services, Geneva, Switzerland
Summer Group Exibition, Brooke Alexander Editions, New York, NY
100 Artists See God, Naples Museum of Art, Naples, FL
La Fabrique du Sensible, Musée Departemental d'Art Contemporain de Rochechouart, Rochechouart, France
Candyland Zoo, Herbert Read Gallery, Canterbury, UK
L’image de la jeunesse un jour de fête, Galerie Nomadenoase, Paris, France
Marc Jancou Fine Art, New York, NY
Raymond Pettibon: Winged Heart und andere Drucke, Graphische Sammlung ETH, Zürich, Switzerland (solo)
Raymond Pettibon, David Zwirner, New York, NY (solo)

Public Collections

Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, Berkeley, CA
Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX
Ellipse Foundation Contemporary Art Collection, Cascais, Portugal
Fonds régional d’art contemporain (FRAC) Nord–Pas de Calais, Lille, France
Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin, Germany
Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, Switzerland
Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, St. Gallen, Switzerland
Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI
Museion, Bolzano, Italy
Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL
Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA
Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germ,any
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Neue Galerie der Stadt Linz, Linz, Austria
Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
Sammlung Goetz, Munich, Germany
Sammlung Hauser & Wirth, St. Gallen, Switzerland
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
St. Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, MO
Tate Modern, London, UK
Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY