Kenny Scharf Catalogue
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Kenny Scharf
Group Exhibitions
1979
Club 57. New York, New York. 
 
1981
"Open Studio Show," P.S. 1. Long Island City, New York. 
 
Club 57. New York, New York. 
 
"The Times Square Show," Times Square. New York, New York. 
 
"New York, New Wave," P.S. 1. Long Island City, New York. 
 
"Drawing Show," Mudd Club. New York, New York. 
 
"Beyond Words," Mudd Club. New York, New York. 
 
1982
"Installation Project Room," P. S. 1. Long Island City, New York. 
 
Tony Shafrazi Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
1983
"Champions," Tony Shafrazi Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"Champions," Fay Gold Gallery. Atlanta, Georgia. 
 
"Surrealist Show," Robert Miller Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"Morton G. Neuman Family Collection," Kalamazoo Institute of Arts. Kalamazoo, Michigan. 
 
"Intoxication," Monique Knowlton Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"Paintings, Sculptures, Totem and 3D," Tony Shafrazi Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"The Comic Art Show," Whitney Museum of American Art. New York, New York. 
 
"Back to the U.S.A.," Kunstmuseum Luzern. Lucerne, Switzerland. 
 
"Tendencias en Nueva York," Palacio de Cristal. Madrid, Spain. 
 
"Clocktower Open Studio Show," P. S. 1. New York, New York. 
 
"Paintings into Sculpture," Bonlow Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"Bienalle de Sao Paulo," São Paulo, Brazil. 
 
Salvatore Ala Gallery. Milan, Italy. 
 
"References," Palais des Beaux-Arts-Charleroi. Belgium. 
 
1984
Tony Shafrazi Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"Via New York," Montreal Museum of Contemporary Art. Montreal, Canada. 
 
"The Innovative Landscape," Holly Solomon Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"New Hand Painted Dreams: Contemporary Surrealism," Barbara Gladstone Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"Arte di Frontiera," Galeria d'Arte Moderna. Bologna, Italy. 
 
"Aperto '84," Venice Bienalle. Venice, Italy. 
 
"The Human Condition," Museum of Modern Art. San Francisco, California. 
 
"Contemporary Perspectives 1984," Bucknell University. Lewisburg, Pennsylvania. 
 
"New Idioms," Robert Fraser Gallery. London, United Kingdom. 
 
"New Attitudes: Paris/New York," Pittsburgh Center for the Arts. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 
 
1985
"Biennial 1984," Whitney Museum of American Art. New York, New York. 
 
"Drawings," Leo Castelli Graphics. New York, New York. 
 
"Eight Artists/Eight Years/SVA," School of Visual Arts. New York, New York. 
 
"East Village Artists," Holly Solomon Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"Investigations," University of Pennsylvania Institute of Contemporary Art. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 
 
"Sights for Small Eyes," Heckscher Museum. New York. 
 
"Photography and Sculpture," Patrick Fox Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
Michael Cohn Gallery. Los Angeles, California. 
 
"Vernacular Abstraction," Wacoal Art Center. Tokyo, Japan. 
 
"Art in Action," Sogetsu Museum. Tokyo, Japan. 
 
"Out of the Ooo Cloud," Edith C. Blum Art Institute, Bard College. Annandale-on-Hudson, New York. 
 
"Works on Paper," Galerie Barbara Farber. Amsterdam, The Netherlands. 
 
1986
"An American Renaissance: Painting and Sculpture from 1940 to the Present Exhibition," Museum of Art. Fort Lauderdale, Florida. 
 
"Homage to Nicolas A. Moufarrage," Gabrielle Bryers Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"Picture from the Inner Mind," The Palladium. New York, New York. 
 
Carl Solway Gallery. Cincinnati, Ohio. 
 
Thomas Cohn Gallery. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. 
 
1987
"Comic Iconoclasm," ICA. London, United Kingdom. 
 
1988
"Figure as Subject: Revival of Figuration since 1975, Selections from the Permanent Collection," Whitney Museum of American Art. New York, New York. 
 
"The Weisman Collection," California State University at Fullerton. Fullerton, California. 
(traveling exhibit). 
 
1989
"Don't Bungle the Jungle," Tony Shafrazi Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"The Studio American Collection," Witkacy Theatre. Poland. 
Traveled to: BWA Art Exhibition Bureau, Suwalki, Poland. 
 
1990
"The Last Decade: American Artists of the 80's," Tony Shafrazi Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
1991
Belli, Gabriella, curator.  "American Art of the 80's," Palazzo delle Albere. Italy. December 18, 1991- March 1, 1992. 
also curated by Jerry Saitz. 
 
"A Passion for Art: Watercolours and Works on Paper," Tony Shafrazi Gallery. New York, New York, December 7, 1991 - January 25, 1992. 
 
"Closet No. 9," Queens Museum of Art. Flushing, New York, October 22 - December 20, 1991. 
 
"Just What Is It That Makes Today's Home So Different, So Appealing?," The Hyde Collection. Glens Falls, New York, September 7 - November 17, 1991. 
 
"The 1980's, A Selected View From the Permanent Collection," Whitney Museum of American Art. New York, New York. 
 
"Metropolitan Home Showhouse 2," New York, New York. 
 
"To Benefit Fashion Moda," Brooke Alexander Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"Children in Crisis, A Benefit Exhibition," Lorence Monk Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
1992
"1492," Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Monterrey. Monterey, Mexico. 
 
"Variations Gitanes," A La Grande-Villette. Paris, France. 
 
"Objets Trouvóes," Galerie du Jour, Agnes B.. Paris, France. 
 
"Balade de l'Amour," Halle de l'Union des Arts Decoratifs, Palais du Louvre. Paris, France. 
 
1993
"About Nature," Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art. Cleveland, Ohio, April 2-June 21, 1993. 
 
Mano, Toru, curator.  "Art and Environment," The National Art Club. New York, New York, April 21 - May 1, 1993. 
also curated by Paul Perkins, Images, in collaboration with Earth Day NY. 
 
"Extravagant: The Economy of Elegance," Tony Shafrazi Gallery. New York, New York, January 30 - April 24, 1993. 
 
"Extravagant: The Economy of Elegance," Russisches Kulturzentrum. Berlin, Germany. May 7 - June 27, 1993. 
 
"1982-83: Ten Years After," Tony Shafrazi Gallery. New York, New York, May 8 - June 26, 1993. 
 
"Mating Instinct," Penine Hart Gallery. New York, New York, September 15 - October 16, 1993. 
 
"Reanimator," V&RN. Miami, Florida. 
 
1994
"New York Unplugged," Gallery Cotthem-Hedwig Van Impe. Knokke, Belgium. 
 
1995
"Altered and Irrational: Selections from the Permanent Collection," Whitney Museum of American Art. New York, New York. 
 
"Art, Design and Barbie: The Evolution of a Cultural Icon," Liberty Street Gallery at the World Financial Center. New York, New York. 
 
"Recent Acquisitions," Bass Museum of Art. Miami Beach, Florida. 
 
"ART + ARCHITECTURE, -MIAMI," COCA/Center for Contemporary Art. Miami, Florida. 
 
"A New York Time: Selected Drawings of the Eighties," Bruce Museum. Greenwich, Connecticut. 
 
1996
"New Figuration," The Tuscan Museum of Art. Tucson, Texas. 
 
"Summer Exhibition," Tony Shafrazi Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"Hot off the Press: New Editions," PACE Prints. New York, New York. 
 
"Baseball Show," Curt Marcus Gallery. New York, New York, Spring 1996. 
 
"Drawings: Spring, 1996," Sandra Gering Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
1997
"Collaboration Transformation, Lithographs from the Hamilton Press," Montgomery Gallery of Ponoma College. California. 
 
"Grins: Humor and Whimsy in Contemporary Art," Millard Sheets Gallery. California. 
 
"Art and Provocation, Images from Rebels," Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art. Boulder, Colorado. 
 
"In Your Face: Haring, Basquiat, Scharf," Leo Malca Fine Art. New York, New York. 
 
1998
"Closet #16," Installation at Nexus Contemporary Art Center. Atlanta, Georgia. 
 
"Collaboration Transformation, lithographs from the Hamilton Press," University of Oklahoma. Oklahoma. 
 
"Fashion at the Beach," Bass Museum. Miami, Florida. 
 
"Pop Surrealism," The Aldrich Museum. Ridgefield, Connecticut. 
 
"80 Artistes Autoui-du Mondial," Galerie Enrico Navarra. Paris, France. 
 
"Closet # 16," Museum of Contemporary Art. North Miami, Florida. 
 
"New Acquisitions: Dream Collection ... part three," Miami Art Museum. Miami, Florida. 
 
"Normal Editions Workshop - A Print Retrospective," The Elmhurst Museum. Elmhurst, Illinois. 
 
1999
"Mannequins & Rugs," PUCCI International. New York, New York. 
 
"Portrait Collection of Mr. Chow," Gallerie Enrico Navarra. Paris, France. 
 
"Acquisitions," Miami Art Museum. Miami, Florida. 
 
"The American Century: Art & Culture, 1950-2000," The Whitney Museum of American Art. New York, New York. 
 
"The Road Show," DFN Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"A Room with a View," Sixth@Prince Fine Art. New York, New York. 
 
"On the Air," North Terminal Connector Gallery, San Francisco International Airport. San Francisco, California. 
 
"Dreaming II, Contemporary American Art & Ancient Korea," Akira Ikeda Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
2000
"Lowbrow Art: Up from the Underground," The Art and Culture Center of Hollywood. Hollywood, Florida. 
 
"UFO Show," University Galleries Illinois State University. Normal, Illinois. 
 
2001
"Animations," P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center. Long Island City, New York. October 14-January 13, 2002. 
 
"Seeing Interactive Exhibit," LACMA LAB. Los Angeles, California. 
 
2002
"Made in the USA, 1970-2001," Ludwig Galerie. Oberhausen, Germany. 
 
"Juxtapoz: The Juxtapoz Eight Anniversary Art Show," Track 16 Gallery. Santa Monica, California. October 12-November 16, 2002. 
 
"Pulcherrimae Strade - Contemporary Art in Historical Places," Pordenone, Italy. 
 
2003
"Beauty Stripped Bare / L.A. Black & White," BGH Gallery. Santa Monica, California. 
 
"Portraits," Heidi Lee Fine Art. New York, New York. 
 
"Splat, Boom, Pow! The Influence of Comics in Contemporary Art," Contemporary Arts Museum. Houston, Texas. April 12–June 29, 2003. 
 
"Quest," Vincent Van Gogh Museum. Amsterdam, The Netherlands. 
 
2004
"100 Artists See Satan," Grand Central Art Center. Santa Ana, Califonia. July 3-September 19, 2004. 
 
Saltz, Jerry and Rachel Gugelberger, curator.  "Beginning Here: 101 Ways," Visual Arts Gallery. New York, New York. September 7-October 16, 2004. 
 
"East Village USA," New Museum of Contemporary Art. New York, New York. December 9-March 19, 2005. 
 
2005-2006
"Minds Wide Open," MicoCoSM Gallery. New York, New York. December 15, 2005-February 11, 2006. 
 
2006
"Surrealism: Then and Now," Paul Kasmin Gallery. New York, New York. October 11-November 11, 2006. 
 
2007
"Big Secret Cache," Angstrom Gallery. Los Angeles, California. April 14-May 26, 2007. 
 
"15 Year Anniversary Group Art Show," Copro Nason. Santa Monica, California. December 9-January 20, 2007. 
 
Tufnell, Rob, curator.  "Strange Weight," Martos Gallery. New York, New York. September 29-November 17, 2007. 
 
2007-2008
"Four Friends: Jean Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring, Donald Baechler, Kenny Scharf," Tony Shafrazi Gallery. New York, New York. October 25, 2007-January 12, 2008. 
 
2008
"Print Portfolio to Benefit YouthAIDS and The Cambodian Children's Fund," Cerealart. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. June 24, 2008. 
 
Linton, Meg, curator.  "In the Land of Retinal Delights: The Juxtapoz Factor," Laguna Art Museum. Laguna Beach, California. June 22-October 5, 2008. 
 
2010
"Hot Glue Hullabaloo: Kenny Scharf and Dearraindrop," 104 Greene Street Gallery. New York New York. October 28-December 4, 2010. 
 
Tillou, Michelle, Cecelia Stucker and Jack Chiles, curator.  "Sounds in the Distance," Dorian Grey Gallery. New York, New York. November 3-December 8, 2010. 
 
"Art Shack," Laguna Art Museum. Laguna Beach, California. June 13-October 3, 2010. 
 
"Mutant Pop," Loyal Gallery. Malmo, Sweden. August 20-September 20, 2010. 
 
2011
"Art in the Streets," The Geffen Contemporary at The Museum of Contemporary Art. Los Angeles, California. April 17-August 8, 2011. 
 
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