Kara Walker Catalogue
Kara Walker
Solo Exhibitions
1995
"The High and Soft Laughter of the Nigger Wenches At Night," Wooster Gardens/Brent Sikkema. New York, New York, April 6-May 6, 1995. 
 
"The Battle of Atlanta: Being the Narrative of a Negress in the Flames of Desire-A Reconstruction," Nexus Contemporary Arts Center. Atlanta, Georgia. May 19-June 24, 1995. 
 
"Look Away! Look Away! Look Away!," Center For Curatorial Studies, Bard College. Annandale-on-Hudson, New York, September 23-October 22, 1995. 
 
1996
"From the Bowels to the Bosom," Wooster Gardens/Brent Sikkema. New York, New York, March 1-April 13, 1996. 
 
"Ol' Marster Paintin's and Silhouette Cuttings," Bernard Toale Gallery. Boston, Massachusetts, February 2-March 2, 1996. 
 
1997
"Upon My Many Masters-An Outline," San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. San Francisco, California, February 14-May 13, 1997. 
 
"Presenting Negro Scenes Drawn Upon My Passage Through the South and Reconfigured for the Benefit of Enlightened Audiences Wherever Such May Be Found, By Myself, Missus K.E.B. Walker, Colored," The Renaissance Society, The University of Chicago. Chicago, Illinois, January 12-February 23, 1997. 
The Contemporary Arts Center. Cincinnati, OH, June 21 – August 31; The Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington. Seattle, WA, September 12-November 30, 1997. 
 
"Kara Walker," Huntington Beach Arts Center. Huntington Beach, California. September 12-November 30, 1997. 
 
1998
"Presenting Negro Scenes Drawn Upon My Passage Through the South and Reconfigured for the Benefit of Enlightened Audiences Wherever Such May Be Found, By Myself, Missus K.E.B. Walker, Colored," The Carpenter Center, Harvard University. Cambridge, Massachusetts, March 5-April 2, 1988. 
 
"Kara Walker: Prints," The Print Center. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. January 16-February 21, 1998. 
 
"Opera Safety Curtain for 1998-99 Season," Vienna State Opera House. Vienna, Austria. 
 
"Kara Walker," Wooster Gardens/Brent Sikkema. New York, New York, October 22-November 28, 1998. 
 
"Kara Walker," The Forum. Saint Louis, Missouri. March 27-May 16, 1998. 
 
1999
"Why I Like White Boys, an Illustrated Novel by Kara E. Walker Negress," Centre d’Art Contemporain. Geneva, Switzerland. 
 
"Kara Walker," The McKinney Avenue Contemporary. Dallas, Texas, January 9-February 14, 1999. 
 
"Another Fine Mess," Brent Sikkema. New York, New York, March 13-April 17, 1999. 
 
"African’t," Galleri Index. Stockholm, Sweden. April 24-June 6, 1999. 
 
"Kara Walker: No mere words can Adequately reflect the Remorse this Negress feels at having been Cast into such a lowly state by her former Masters and so it is with a Humble heart that she brings about their physical Ruin and earthly Demise," CCAC Institute, Oakland/San Francisco. California, April 2-May 15, 1999. 
Traveled to UCLA Hammer Museum of Art and Cultural Center. Los Angeles, California, September 22-January 2, 2000. 
 
2000
"Kara Walker," Des Moines Art Center. Des Moines, Idaho, September 15-November 26, 2000. 
 
2001
"American Primitive," Brent Sikkema. New York, New York, September 8-October 13, 2001. 
 
"Disturbing Allegories," Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery. Nashville, Tennessee, February 8-March 22, 2001. 
 
"The Emancipation Approximation," The Tel Aviv Museum of Art. Tel Aviv, Israel. July 6-September 30, 2001. 
 
2002
"Kara Walker: An Abbreviated Emancipation," The University of Michigan Museum of Art. Ann Arbor, Michigan, March 9-May 26, 2002. 
 
"Kara Walker, Slavery!, Slavery!," 25th International Bienal of Sao Paolo, Brazil. March 23-June 2, 2002. 
 
"Kara Walker," Mannheimer Kunstverein. Manheim, Germany. January 20-February 24, 2002. 
Traveled to Museum Weserburg, Bremen, Germany, March 11-April 11; Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin, Germany, May 18-July 7; Museumquartier, Vienna, Austria, August 31-October 27; Museum voor Moderne Kunst, Arnheim, The Netherlands, November 15-December 31, 2002. 
 
"For the Benefit of All the Races of Mankind (Mos' Specially the Master One, Boss). An Exhibition of Artifacts, Remnants and Effluvia EXCAVATED from the Black Heart of a Negress," Hannover Kunstverein. Hannover, Germany. June 9-August 8, 2002. 
 
"Nat Turner’s Revelation (an Important Lesson from our Negro Past You will Likely Forget to Remember)," Galerie Max Hetzler. Berlin, Germany. September 6-October 26, 2002. 
 
2003
Centro Nazionale per le Arti Contemporanee. Rome, Italy. December 4-February 1, 2003. 
 
"Excavated from the Black Heart of a Negress," The Studio Museum in Harlem. New York, New York, July 16-September 28, 2003. 
 
"Drawings," Brent Sikkema. New York, New York, June 4-July 25, 2003. 
 
"Kara Walker: Narratives of a Negress," The Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College. Saratoga Springs, New York, January 18-June 1, 2003. 
Traveled to Williams College Art Museum, Williamstown, Massachusetts, August 30-December 7, 2003. 
 
2004
"Grub for Sharks: A Concession to the Negro Populace," Tate Liverpool. Liverpool, United Kingdom. May 1-October 31, 2004. 
 
"Fibbergibbet and Mumbo Jumbo: Kara E. Walker in Two Acts," The Fabric Workshop and Museum. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, March 27-August 14, 2004. 
 
2005
"Song of the South," REDCAT. Los Angeles, California, September 2-October 23, 2005. 
 
"Event Horizon," special project for New School University, Arnhold Hall. New York, New York. 
 
Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil. Mexico City, Mexico. April 6-July 3, 2005. 
 
2006
"Kara Walker," Sikkema Jenkins & Co. New York, New York, March 4-April 1, 2006. 
 
"Kara Walker at the Met: After the Deluge," The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, New York, March 21-August 6, 2006. 
 
2007
"Kara Walker: Harper’s Pictorial History of the Civil War (Annotated)," Addison Gallery of American Art. Andover, Massachusetts, January 26-March 18, 2007. 
 
"New Work, Kara Walker," Sikkema Jenkins & Co. New York, New York. October 20-November 21, 2007. 
 
2007-2008
"Kara Walker: My Complement, My Enemy, My Oppressor, My Love," The Walker Art Center. Minneapolis, Minnesota. February 17, 2007-May 11, 2008. 
ARC/ Musée d’Art moderne de la Ville de Paris. France. June 20-September 9, 2007.
Whitney Museum of American Art. New York, New York. October 11, 2007-February 3, 2008.
Hammer Museum. Los Angeles, California. February 17-May 11, 2008. Museum of Modern Art. Fort Worth, Texas. July 5-October 19, 2008. 
 
2008
"The Black Road," Centro de Arte Contemporáneo de Málaga. Málaga, Spain. June 27-August 31, 2008. 
 
2009
"Kara Walker: Estampes," Galerie Lelong. Paris, France. March 13-April 25, 2009. 
 
2010
"Kara Walker: Harper's Pictorial History of the Civil War (Annotated)," Cincinnati Art Museum. Cincinnati, Ohio. February 20-May 2, 2010. 
 
2011
"Kara Walker: A Negress of Noteworthy Talent," Fondazione Merz. Torino, Italy. March 25-July 3, 2011. 
 
"Fall Frum Grace, Miss Pipi's Blue Tale," Lehmann Maupin Gallery. New York, New York. April 21-June 4, 2011. 
 
"Dust Jackets for the Niggerati - and Supporting Dissertations, Drawings submitted ruefully by Dr. Kara E. Walker," Sikkema Jenkins & Co. New York, New York. April 21-June 11, 2011. 
 
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