Allan Kaprow

Born in Atlantic City NJ, 1927

BA in Philosophy and Art History, New York University, New York NY, 1945-49
Hans Hofmann School of Fine Arts (Painting), New York NY, 1947-48
MA in Art History, Columbia University, New York NY, 1950-52
Instructor, Department of Fine Arts, Rutgers University, New Brunswick NJ, 1953-56
Music composition with John Cage, New School for Social Research, New York NY, 1957-58
Assistant Professor, Department of Fine Arts, Rutgers University, New Brunswick NJ, 1956-61
Associate Professor, Departement of Fine Arts, State University of New York, Stony Brook NY, 1961-65
Professor, Department of Fine Arts, State University of New York, Stony Brook NY, 1966-69
Associate Dean of the School of Art and Professor, California Institute of the Arts, Burbank and Valencia CA, 1969-72
Professor, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia CA, 1972-74
Professor, Visual Arts Department, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla CA, 1974-92

Died in Encinitas CA, April 5, 2006

Solo Exhibitions

2017
CA2M, ‘Allan Kaprow. Comfort Zones. June 1975’, Madrid, Spain
Villa Merkel, ‘Allan Kaprow – Painting 1946-1957 – A Survey’, Esslingen, Germany

2015
NP3 (location M0Bi), ‘Allan Kaprow. Yard’, Groningen, Netherlands
Stadtraum Berlin – Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Hamburger Bahnhof and Museum für Gegenwart, ‘Fluids’, Berlin, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)

2014
The Hepworth Wakefield, ‘Allan Kaprow: Yard’, Wakefield, England
Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, ‘Sohm Display Window II. From Painting to Life: Allan Kaprow’s Happenings’, Stuttgart, Germany
Fundació Antoni Tàpies, ‘Allan Kaprow. Altres Maneres’, Barcelona, Spain

2013
CAPC// Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Yard’, Bordeaux, France

2012
NBK Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, ‘Allan Kaprow. Time Pieces’, Berlin, Germany
Sammlung Friedrichshof, ‘ Allan Kaprow Stockroom’, Zurndorf, Austria
Sammlung Friedrichshof, ‘Allan Kaprow Project’, Zurndorf, Austria
Christophe Daviet- Thery Livres et Editions d’ Artistes, ‘Allan Kaprow Books and Posters’, Paris, France
Block Art Museum and Art Theory and Practice, Northwestern University, ‘Fluids’, Evanston, Illinois

2011
Zentralarchiv des internationalen Kunsthandels ZADIK, ‘Allan Kaprow in Deutschland – Wärme- und Kälteeinheiten’, Cologne/DE

2009
Hauser & Wirth New York, ‘Allan Kaprow. Yard’, New York NY

2008
Athenaeum Music & Arts Library, ‘Selections from the Athenaeum’s Artists’ Books Collection: Allan Kaprow Books’, La Jolla CA
Tate Modern, ‘Saturday Live Happening Again: Fluids and Scales’, London, England
The Geffen Contemporary at The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, ‘Allan Kaprow. Art as Life’, Los Angeles CA (Travelling Exhibition)

2007
Van Abbemuseum, ‘Allan Kaprow. Kunst als leven / Art as Life’, Eindhoven, Netherlands (Travelling Exhibition)
Kunsthalle Bern, ‘Allan Kaprow. Kunst als Leben / Art as Life’, Berne, Switzerland (Travelling Exhibition)
Museo di Arte Contemporanea di Villa Groce, ‘Allan Kaprow. Art as Life’, Genoa, Italy (Travelling Exhibition)

2006
Haus der Kunst, ‘Allan Kaprow. Kunst als Leben / Art as Life’, Munich, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)

2005
Hauser & Wirth Zürich, ‘Allan Kaprow’, Zurich, Switzerland
Whitechapel Art Gallery, ‘A Short History of Performance – Part III. Allan Kaprow’, London, England

2001
Galerie Inge Baecker, ‘Allan Kaprow – Activity-Fotos aus den 60ern und 70ern’, Cologne, Germany

1997
Hyde Gallery, Grossmont College, ‘Allan Kaprow’, El Cajon CA
Biblioteca Communale, ‘Allan Kaprow: Installation’, Como, Italy
Archivio Conz, ‘Photo-Text: Plans of Happenings 1960s-1970s’, Verona, Italy
Fondazione Antonio Ratti, ‘Just Doing’, Como, Italy
Galleria Caterina Gualco, ‘Just Doing’, Genoa, Italy

1996
Kunsthalle Palazzo, ‘Allan Kaprow: Inventions/Reinventions’, Liestal, Switzerland

1994
Galerie Beaubourg, Centre Georges Pompidou, ‘Work in Progress by Allan Kaprow’ (in preparation for exhibition ‘Hors Limites: l’art et la vie 1952–1994’), Paris, France

1992
Studio Morra, ’5 Environments’, Naples, Italy
Espace Donguy/Apegac, ’4 Environments’, Paris, France

1991
Fondazione Mudima, ’5 Environments’, Milan, Italy

1988
The Center for Research in Contemporary Art, ‘Allan Kaprow. Precedings’, Arlington TX

1986
Museum am Ostwall, ‘Allan Kaprow: Collagen, Environments, Videos, Broschüren, Geschichten, Happening und Activity-Dokumente 1956-1986’, Dortmund, Germany

1979
Ulrich Museum, Wichita State University, Wichita KS
Ruhrpark, Bochum, ‘Tire Tower’ (public sculpture commission), Bochum, Germany

1978
Museum of the University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls IA

1976
Kunsthalle Bremen, ‘Allan Kaprow: Activity-Dokumente 1968-1976’, Bremen, Germany
Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles CA
Galerie René Block, Berlin, Germany

1971
Galerie Inge Baecker, ‘City Works’, Bochum, Germany

1967
Pasadena Art Museum, ‘Allan Kaprow’, Pasadena CA (Travelling Exhibition)
Washington University, ‘Allan Kaprow’, St. Louis MO (Travelling Exhibition)
University of Texas, ‘Allan Kaprow’, Austin TX (Travelling Exhibition)

1962
Smolin Gallery, ‘Allan Kaprow. Words’, New York NY

1959
Reuben Gallery, ’18 Happenings in 6 Parts’, New York NY

1958
Hansa Gallery, ‘Allan Kaprow’, New York NY
Hansa Gallery, ‘Allan Kaprow: An Exhibition’, New York NY

1957
Hansa Gallery, ‘Allan Kaprow: Collages and Sculpture’, New York NY

1956
The Jewish Community Center, Highland Park NJ
Art House, Rutgers University, New Brunswick NJ

1955
Urban Gallery, ‘Allan Kaprow’, New York NY

1954
Hansa Gallery, ‘Allan Kaprow: Paintings and Drawings, New York NY
Jewish Community Center, New Brunswick NJ

1953
Art House, Rutgers University, ‘Allan Kaprow: Paintings and Drawings’, New Brunswick NJ

Group Exhibitions

2018
MAAT, ‘Electronic Superhighway’, Lisbon, Portugal (forthcoming)

2017
Galerie Loevenbruck, ‘En affinité(s) #4’, Paris, France (forthcoming)
University at Buffalo Art Galleries, ‘Wanderlust: Actions, Traces, Journeys 1967-2017’, Buffalo NY (forthcoming)
Eric Firestone Gallery, ‘Montauk Highway: Postwar Abstraction in the Hamptons’, East Hampton NY
Museum Ludwig, ‘Art Into Life! Collector Wolfgang Hahn and the 60s’, Cologne, Germany
Archip Institute of Architecture, ‘The Cultural Hijack Project: Allan Kaprow’s Transfer’, Prague, Czech Republic
Kunsthaus Zürich, ‘Action!’, Zurich, Switzerland
Hamburger Bahnhof – Museum für Gegenwart, ‘moving is in every direction’, Berlin, Germany
Grey Art Gallery, New York University, ‘Inventing Downtown: Artist-Run Galleries in New York City, 1952-1965’, New York NY

2016
Casa Morra, ‘John Cage, Marcel Duchamp, Allan Kaprow: Archive of Contemporary Art – Snakes and Ladders – 100 years of exhibitions’, Naples, Italy
Auckland Art Gallery, ‘Lee Mingwei and His Relations’, Auckland, New Zealand
Tate Modern, ‘Bloomberg Connects: Explore Performance’, London, England
Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, ‘The Uses of Photography’, La Jolla FL
Kunstmuseum Basel, ‘Sculpture on the Move 1946-2016’, Basel, Switzerland

2015
Hauser & Wirth, ‘Salon d’Hiver’, Zurich, Switzerland
Whitechapel Gallery, ‘Electronic Superhighway’ (cur. Omar Kholeif), London, UK
Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery, Haverford College, ‘The Walls in Our Heads. American Artists and the Berlin Wall’, Haverford PA
University Art Gallery, University of California, ‘Match’, San Diego CA
Princeton University Art Museum, ‘The City Lost and Found. Capturing New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles,1960 –1980’, Princeton NJ
Auckland Art Gallery, ‘Lee Mingwei and his Relations’, Auckland, New Zealand
Taipei Fine Art Museum, ‘Lee Mingwei and his Relations’, Taipei, Taiwan
Schunk, ‘Push and Pull’, Heerlen, Netherlands

2014
Goethe-Institut Washington, ‘The Wall in Our Heads: American Artists and the Berlin Wall’, Washington DC
Walker Art Center, ‘Art Expanded, 1958-1978’, Minneapolis, MN
Monash University Museum of Art, ‘Art as Verb’, Melbourne, Australia
The Armado, ‘On the Road Project LA’, Palm Springs CA
Centre for the Living Arts, ‘Global’, Mobile AL
Nordstern Videokunstzentrum, ‘Time Pieces’, Gelsenkirchen, Germany
Mori Art Museum, ‘Lee Mingwei and his Relations’, Tokyo, Japan
Akademie der Bildenden Künste, ‘lens-based sculpture. The transformation of sculpture through photography’, Berlin, Germany

2013
Museum Ostwall, ‘Sammlung in Bewegung: anybody can have an idea’, Dortmund, Germany
The Museum of Modern Art, ‘Silence: Scoring John Cage’s 4’33’, New York NY
Princeton University Art Museum, ‘New Jersey as Non-Site’, Princeton NJ
Museo Madre, ‘Per-formare una collezione #1’, Napels, Italy
Beirut Art Center, ‘Video Vintage 1963- 1983. A Selection of the New Media Collection, Centre Pompidou, Paris’, Beirut, Lebanon (Travelling Exhibition)
Architectural Association School Architecture, ‘Cultural Hijack: Rethinking Intervention’, London, England
Oi Futuro Cultural Center Belo Horizonte, ‘Video Vintage 1963-1983. A Selection of the New Media Collection, Centre Pompidou, Paris’, Belo Horizonte, Brazil (Travelling Exhibition)
National Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Video Vintage 1963-1983. A Selection of the New Media Collection, Centre Pompidou, Paris ‘, Seoul, Korea (Travelling Exhibition)
Oi Futuro Cultural Center Rio de Janeiro, ‘Video Vintage 1963-1983. A Selection of the New Media Collection, Centre Pompidou, Paris ‘, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Travelling Exhibition)
Centre Georges Pompidou, ‘Video Vintage 1963-1983. A Selection of the New Media Collection, Centre Pompidou, Paris ‘, Paris, France (Travelling Exhibition)
ZKM Karlsruhe, ‘Video Vintage 1963-1983. A Selection of the New Media Collection, Centre Pompidou, Paris ‘, Karlsruhe, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
Palacio das Artes, ‘Touring Program of 30th Bienal de São Paolo’, São Paolo, Brazil (Travelling Exhibition)
CAP/Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘ Yard’, Bordeaux, France
Heckscher Museum, ‘Car Culture: Art of the Automobile’, Huntington, New York NY

2012
Kuad Galerie, ‘Fluxus 50’, Istanbul, Turkey
Museum Ostwall, ‘Fluxus – Kunst für Alle!’, Dortmund, Germany
Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, University of British Columbia, ‘State of Mind: New California Art Circa 1970’, Vancouver, Canada
30th Sao Paulo Biennal, ‘The Imminence of Poetics’, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Universität für angewandte Kunst Wien, ‘Mit sofortiger Wirkung. Künstlerische Eingriffe in den Alltag’, Vienna, Austria
Moderna Museet, ‘Explosion: Painting as Action’, Stockholm, Sweden (Travelling Exhibition)
Caixa Forum Barcelona, ‘Contemporary Cartographies. Drawing Thought’, Barcelona, Spain
The Pace Gallery, ‘Happenings: New York, 1958-1963’, New York NY
Show Room, ‘Routine: Lex Braes’, New York NY
Art Parcours, Art 41 Basel, ‘Push and Pull: A Furniture Comedy for Hans Hofmann’, Basel, Switzerland
The 9th Gwangju Biennale 2012, ‘Roundtable’, Gwangju, South Korea
National Gallery of Art, ‘The Shock of the News’, Washington DC

2011
Centre Georges Pompidou, ‘Danser sa vie: Art and Dance in the 20th and 21st Centuries’, Paris, France
Centre Georges Pompidou, ‘Video Vintage’, Paris, France
MOCA Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Under the Big Black Sun: California Art 1974-1981’, Los Angeles CA
The Getty Center, ‘Greetings from L.A.: Artists and Public 1950 -1980’, Los Angeles CA
LACE, ‘Los Angeles Goes Live. Performance Art in Southern California 1970-1983’, Los Angeles CA
Akademie der Bildenden Künste Berlin, ‘Kontrolle und Zufall – Iannis Xenakis: Komponist, Architekt, Visionär’, Berlin, Germany
___, ‘Escaut. Rives, Dérives. Festival de sculpture contemporaine’, Douchy-les-Mines, France
Tinguely Museum, ‘Car Fetish. I drive, therefore I am.’, Basel, Switzerland
Stedelijk Museum and Rijnksakademie van Beeldenke Kunsten, ‘Artzuid 2011’, Amsterdam, Netherlands
GAMeC – Galleria d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, ‘La Classe non è acqua’, Bergamo, Italy
Kunsthalle zu Kiel, ‘From trash to Treasure. The Value of the Wothless in Art’, Kiel, Germany
University of California San Diego, ‘Hyperlocal Identities: Cross Disciplinary Productions. Dean of the Division of Arts and Humanities Office Gallery’, San Diego CA
Orange County Museum of Art, ‘State of Mind: New California Art Circa 1970’, California CA
New York University, ‘Fluxus at NYU: Before and Beyond’, New York NY

2010
ARTER, ‘Starter’, Istanbul, Turkey
Santander Cultural Brazil, ‘Expanded Horizon’, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Kunstmuseum Bochum, ‘Le Rêve – Der Traum – Motiv und Metapher’, Bochum, Germany
Museet for Samtids Kunst, ‘Gestures – Performance and Sound Art’, Roskilde, Denmark
National Gallery of Victoria, ‘Endless Present: Robert Rooney and Conceptual Art’, Melbourne, Australia
Dorsky Gallery, ‘Recipes for an Encounter’, Long Island NY
Liverpool Biennial, ‘Touched – Liverpool Biennial 2010’, Liverpool, England
UB Art Gallery, ‘Artpark: 1974 – 1984’, Buffalo NY
Hayward Gallery, ‘Move: Choreographing You’, London, England
Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, ‘Actions, Conversations and Intersections’, Los Angeles, CA
Museum Moderner Kunst (MUMOK), ‘Changing Channels. Art and Television 1963 – 1987’, Vienna, Austria
Castello Svevo di Bari, ‘Da sopra giu nel fossato’, Bari, Italy
Museu Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, ‘Nuevos realismos: 1957-1962. Estrategias del objeto entre readymade y epectaculo’, Madrid, Spain
Liverpool Biennal 2010, ‘Touched’, Liverpool, England

2009
Centre d’art contemporain, ‘Pourquoi Attendre! Une exposition autour du Fonds André Iten’, Geneva, Switzerland
Albright Knox Gallery, ‘Action/Abstraction: Pollock, De Kooning, and American Art, 1940-1976’, Buffalo NY (Travelling Exhibition)
Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt, ‘Playing the City’, Frankfurt, Germany
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, ‘The Third Mind: American Artists Contemplate Asia, 1860-1989’, New York NY
e-flux project space, ‘Unbuilt Roads’, New York NY
The Performance Space, ‘There Goes the Neighbourhood’, Refern, Sydney, Australia
Cardwell Jimmerson Contemporary Art, ‘San Diego and the Origins of Conceptual Art in California’, Culver City CA
Contemporary Image Collective – CIC, ‘A Fantasy for Allan Kaprow’, Cairo, Egypt
Institut national d’histoire de l’art, ‘Performing the City’, Paris, France
La Maison Rouge, ‘Uprisings (Insurrections/Soulevements), Paris, France
National Gallery of Canada Library and Archives, ‘Metrosonics’, Ottawa, Canada
Palazzo Ca’Zenobio, ‘Cage-Kaprow-Fluxus’, Venice, Italy
Palazzo delle Arti di Napoli, ‘Performing the City’, Naples, Italy (Travelling Exhibition)
Institut national d’histoire de l’art, ‘Performing the City’, Paris, France (Travelling Exhibition)

2008
Sragow Gallery, ‘The Hollander Workshop 1964-1972’, New York NY
Lothringer 13, Städtische Kunsthalle München, ‘Performing the City’, Munich, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
Nam June Paik Art Center ‘NOW JUMP Festival’, Yongin-si, Korea
TULCA 2008, ‘I-podism: Cultural Promiscuity in the Age of Production’, Galway, Ireland
University Art Museum, ‘art/tapes/22’, Long Beach CA
Ackland Art Museum, The University of North Carolina, ‘Circa 1958: Breaking Ground in American Art’, Chapel Hill NC
The Jewish Museum, ‘Action/Abstraction: Pollock, De Kooning, and American Art, 1940-1976’, New York NY (Travelling Exhibition)
Saint Louis Art Museum, ‘Action/Abstraction: Pollock, De Kooning, and American Art, 1940-1976’, St. Louis MO (Travelling Exhibition)
J. Paul Getty Museum, ‘California Video’, Los Angeles CA
Kunsthalle Wien, ‘GAMES’, Vienna, Austria
MARTa Herford, ‘Ad Absurdum’, Herford, Germany
MARTa Herford, ‘Die Hände der Kunst’, Herford, Germany
CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, ‘Paul McCarthy’s Low Life Slow Life: Part 1’, San Francisco CA
Neuberger Museum of Art, ‘Person of the Crowd: The Contemporary Art of Flânerie’, Purchase NY
Museum der Moderne Salzburg, ‘Sound of Art. Zur Musik in der bildenden Kunst’, Salzburg, Austria

2007
PERFORMA 07 (recreation of 18 Happenings in 6 Parts, Fluids, Push and Pull), New York NY
Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona, ‘A Theatre without Theatre’, Barcelona, Spain (Travelling Exhibition)
Berardo Museum, ‘A Theatre without Theatre’, Lisbon, Portugal (Travelling Exhibition)

2006
Museum moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien, ‘Konzept. Aktion. Sprache. Fokus 03: Wiener Gruppe Wiener Aktionismus, Fluxus und Konzeptkunst aus der Sammlung’, Vienna, Austria
Dorsky Gallery, ‘The Constant Possibility of Erasure’, Long Island City NY
October Salon, Belgrade Cultural Center, ‘Art, Life and Confusion’, Belgrade, Serbia
Galleria Francesca Kaufmann, ‘shape without form, shade without colour, paralysed force, gesture without motion’, Milan, Italy
The Grimaldi Forum, ‘New York, New York: Fifty Years of Art, Architecture, Photography, Film and Video’, Monaco, Monaco
Centre George Pompidou, ‘Los Angeles 1955-1985’, Paris, France
Galleria Civica d’Arte Contemporanea, ‘The Discovery of the Electronic Body. Art and Video in the 70s’, Torre Pellice, Italy
Wilhelm Lehmbruck Museum, ‘Was ist Plastik? 100 Jahre – 100 Köpfe’, Duisburg, Germany
Kunstverein Heidelberg, ‘Politische Wahrheiten’, Heidelberg, Germany
Luhring Augustine, ‘Portraits of Artists’, New York NY

2005
The Backroom, ‘The Backroom’, Los Angeles CA
Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, ‘Marking Time’, Los Angeles CA
Athenaeum Music and Arts Library, ‘Recent Acquisitions from the Athenaeum’s Artist’s Books and Artworks Collection’, La Jolla CA
Kunstmuseum Basel, ‘Covering the Real: Art and the Press Picture from Warhol to Tillmans’, Basel, Switzerland
Fondazione Antonio Ratti, ‘Generations of Art – 10 Years at FAR’, Como, Italy
Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst, ‘Nur hier? III’, Leipzig, Germany
Kunstmuseum Kloster Unser Lieben Frauen, ‘FLUXUS und Freunde’, Magdeburg, Germany
Museum der Moderne Salzburg, ‘Les Grands Spectacles’, Salzburg, Austria

2004
Tretjakov Gallery, ‘Berlin-Moskau / Moskau-Berlin 1950-2000’, Moscow, Russia
Galerie Schüppenhauer, ‘Mary Bauermeister’, Cologne, Germany
Generali Foundation, ‘That bodies speak has been known for a long time’, Vienna, Austria
San Francisco Art Institute, ‘Topographies’, San Francisco CA (Travelling Exhibition)
Pasadena Museum of Californian Art, ‘Topographies’, Pasadena CA (Travelling Exhibition)
Vlepo Gallery, ‘Life as Art: Dedicated to Allan Kaprow’, Staten Island NY
Museo d’arte contemporanea di Villa Croce, ‘Attraversare Genova: Percorsi e linguaggi internazionali del contemporaneo. Anni ’60–‘70’, Genoa, Italy

2003
Martin Gropius Bau, ‘Berlin-Moskau / Moskau-Berlin’, Berlin, Germany
Baltimore Museum of Art, ‘Work Ethic’, Baltimore MD (Travelling Exhibition)
Des Moines Art Center, ‘Work Ethic’, Des Moines IA (Travelling Exhibition)
Wexner Center for the Arts, ‘Work Ethic’, Columbus OH (Travelling Exhibition)
Mead Art Museum, ‘Critical Mass: Happenings, Fluxus, Performance, Intermedia and Rutgers University 1958-1972’, Amherst MA (Travelling Exhibition)
Mason Gross Art Galleries, ‘Critical Mass: Happenings, Fluxus, Performance, Intermedia and Rutgers University 1958-1972’, New Brunswick NJ (Travelling Exhibition)
Musée d’Art Contemporain, ‘Collection. Nouvelle présentation’, Lyon, France
Castel Sant’Elmo, ‘Living Theater – Labirinti dell’Immaginario’, Naples, Italy
Albin O. Kuhn Library & Gallery, University of Maryland, ‘Intermedia: The Dick Higgins Collection of U.M.B.C.’, Baltimore MD

2002
Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechologie, ‘Iconoclash’, Karlsruhe, Germany
Neues Museum Weserburg, ‘FLUXUS und Freunde’, Bremen, Germany
Neue Nationalgalerie, ‘Räume des XX. Jahrhunderts III’, Berlin, Germany
Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien, ‘The Collection’, Vienna, Austria
Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Representing Nature’, Chicago IL
Astrup Fearnley Museet for Moderne Kunst, ‘Passanger: The Viewer as Participant’, Oslo, Norway
Cité de la musique, ‘Pianos anné zero’, Paris, France

2001
Musée National d’Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, ‘Les Années Pop’, Paris, France
Oesterreichisches Museum für angewandte Kunst, ‘Dennis Hopper: A System of Moments’, Vienna, Austria
Bergen Art Museum, The Stenersen Collection, ‘After the Beginning and Before the End: Instruction Drawings’, Bergen, Norway
Museo Ideale Leonardo Da Vinci, ‘Leonardo in azione e poesia’, Florence, Italy

2000
Sprengel Museum, ‘Aller Anfang ist Merz’, Hanover, Germany
Kunsthaus Zürich, ‘HYPERMENTAL: Rampant Reality 1950-2000’, Zurich, Switzerland (Travelling Exhibition)
Hamburger Kunsthalle, ‘HYPERMENTAL: Rampant Reality 1950-2000’, Hamburg, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
Stedelijk Museum Voor Actuele Kunst, ‘Over the Edges: The Corners of Ghent’, Ghent, Belgium
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, ‘Made in California: NOW’, Los Angeles CA
Generali Foundation, ‘RE-PLAY: Beginnings of International Media Art in Austria’, Vienna, Austria
Musée d’art contemporain, ‘La collection: Installations l’exotisme sans partage’, Lyon, France
Museum Fridericianum, ‘Das Lied Von Der Erde’, Kassel, Germany
Bergen Kunstmuseum, ‘Time: Suspend Your Flight’, Bergen, Norway (Travelling Exhibition) Listasafn Reykjavikur, ‘Time: Suspend Your Flight’, Reykjavik, Iceand (Travelling Exhibition)

1999
Kunsthalle Fridericianum, ‘CHRONOS & KAIROS’, Kassel, Germany
Newark Museum, ‘Off-Limits: Rutgers University and the Avant-Garde, 1957–63’ (cur. Jacobs, Joe), Newark NJ
Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery, ‘Experiments in the Everyday: Allan Kaprow and Robert Watts – Events, Objects, Documents’, New York NY
Whitney Museum of American Art, ‘The American Century: Art and Culture 1950-2000’, New York NY
Galerie Vostell, ‘Fluxus in America’, Berlin, Germany
Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Out of Actions: Between Performance and the Object, 1949–79’, Tokyo, Japan (Travelling Exhibition)

1998
Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Out of Actions: Between Performance and the Object, 1949–79’ (cur. Schimmel, Paul), Los Angeles CA (Travelling Exhibition)
MAK Center, ‘Out of Actions: Between Performance and the Object, 1949–79’, Vienna, Austria (Travelling Exhibition)
Museu d’Art Contemporani, ‘Out of Actions: Between Performance and the Object, 1949–79’, Barcelona, Spain (Travelling Exhibition)
Castello di Rivoli, ‘Sunshine & Noir: Art in Los Angeles 1960-97’, Turin, Italy (Travelling Exhibition)
Armand Hammer Museum, ‘Sunshine & Noir: Art in Los Angeles 1960-97’, Los Angeles CA (Travelling Exhibition)

1997
Museo d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, ‘Trash: When Trash Becomes Art’, Trento, Italy
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, ‘Sunshine & Noir: Art in Los Angeles 1960-97’, Humlebaek, Denmark, (Travelling Exhibition)
Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, ‘Sunshine & Noir: Art in Los Angeles 1960-97’, Wolfsburg, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
Galleria Andrea Contini, ‘Fluxus and Arte Povera’, Genoa, Italy

1996
M.H. de Young Memorial Museum, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, ‘Beat Culture and the New America: 1950–1965’, San Francisco CA (Travelling Exhibition)
Walker Art Center, ‘Beat Culture and the New America: 1950–1965’, Minneapolis MN (Travelling Exhibition)

1995
Neue Gesellschaft für Bildende Kunst, ‘No! Art’, Berlin, Germany
Whitney Museum of American Art, ‘Beat Culture and the New America: 1950–1965’, New York NY (Travelling Exhibition)
Kasseler Kunstverein, ‘Save/Give – Life is art enough’, Kassel, Germany

1994
American Federation of Arts, ‘Neo-Dada: Redefining Art. 1958-1962’, New York NY
Medienbiennale Leipzig, ‘Minima Media: Documentation of the Medienbiennale Leipzig 94’, Leipzig, Germany
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, ‘In the Spirit of Fluxus’, Santa Barbara CA (Travelling Exhibition)
Museum of Modern Art, ‘In the Spirit of Fluxus’, San Francisco CA (Travelling Exhibition)
Fundacio Antoni Tàpies, ‘In the Spirit of Fluxus’, Barcelona, Spain (Travelling Exhibition)
Wexner Center for the Visual Arts, ‘In the Spirit of Fluxus’, Columbus OH (Travelling Exhibition)

1993
La Biennale di Venezia, ‘XVL Esposizione Internazionale d’Arte 1993’, Venice, Italy
Walker Art Center, ‘In the Spirit of Fluxus’, Minneapolis MN (Travelling Exhibition)
Whitney Museum of American Art, ‘In the Spirit of Fluxus’, New York NY (Travelling Exhibition)
Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘In the Spirit of Fluxus’, Chicago IL (Travelling Exhibition)

1992
Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Hand-Painted Pop: American Art in Transition’, Los Angeles CA and New York NY
Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, ‘Pop Art’, Montreal, Canada

1991
Royal Academy of Arts and Weidenfeld & Nicolson, ‘Pop Art. A Continuing Story’, London, England
Real Art Ways, ‘Trash’, Hartford CT

1987
documenta 8, Kassel, Germany

1986
The New Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Making an Art of Everyday Life’, New York NY

1984
Whitney Museum of American Art, ‘Blam!: The Explosion of Pop, Minimalism and Performance 1958-1964’, New York NY

1977
documenta 6, Kassel, Germany

1976
Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, ‘Frames of Mind’, Berlin, Germany

1973
Parcheggio di Villa Borghese, ‘Contemporanea: Incontri Internazionali d’Arte’, Rome, Italy

1970
Neuer Kölnischer Kunstverein, ‘Happening and Fluxus’ (cur. Szeemann, Harald), Cologne, Germany

1967
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, ‘Pictures to be Read, Poetry to be Seen’, Chicago IL
Stony Brook University Art Gallery, ‘Artists: Professors at Stony Brook’, Stony Brook NY

1964
P.V.I. Gallery, ‘Around for Travel’, New York NY

1960
Judson Gallery, ‘The Ray Gun Spex’, New York NY

1958
Hansa Gallery, ‘Untitled Environment’, New York NY

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