Kaari Upson


Solo exhibitions
Country, Exhibition Name, Location
USA, Kaari Upson: Selections from the Hammer Contemporary Collection, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles
GR, Never Enough, Deste Foundation, Athens
USA, On Kaari Upson: Leslie Dick and Audrey Wollen in Conversation, Sprüth Magers, Los Angeles
F, Clay Baby (m.l.), MASSIMODECARLO Pièce Unique, Paris
CH, Go Back the Way You Came, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel
CH, Go Back the Way You Came, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel
D, Door, Open, Shut, Kunstverein Hannover, Hannover
I, In Search Of The Perfect Double, Torre Velasca, Milano
USA, Good Thing You Are Not Alone, New Museum, New York
D, MMDP, Sprüth Magers, Berlin
UK, HOLE, Massimo De Carlo, London
USA, Kaari Upson, Ramiken Crucible, New York
I, Sleep With the Key, Massimo De Carlo, Milano
UK, Baby Please come Home, Massimo De Carlo, London
USA, Kaari Upson, Overduin and Kite, Los Angeles
CH, Statements, Overduin and Kite, Art 42, Basilea
USA, I am bound to have some anxiety about this so please if I say stop, don't stop, Maccarone Gallery, New York
USA, The Larry Project, Chapter 2: The Honeymoon Period, D301 Gallery; California Institute of the Arts, Valencia
USA, Hammer Projects, UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles
Group exhibitions
Country, Exhibition Name, Location
UK, Hollow Earth: Art, Caves & The Subterranean Imaginary, The Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork
D, Your Home Is Where You’re Happy, Haus Mödrath - Räume für Kunst, Kerpen
CH, Chrysalis: The Butterfly Dream, Centre d’Art Contemporain, Genève
PRC, Inaugural Exhibition, Season One, Start Museum, Shanghai
UK, ECHO, The Artist Room, London
I, The Milk of Dreams, 59. Esposizione Internazionale d’Arte, Venezia
I, 59. Esposizione Internazionale d’Arte, La Biennale di Venezia, Venezia
RL, Dark Light, Realism in the Age of Post truth, Aishti Foudation, Beirut
I, Pupille. Ci fioriscono gli occhi se ci guardiamo Curated by Rita Selvaggio, Casa Masaccio Centro per l'Arte Contemporanea, San Giovanni Valdarno
UK, Raw Nerves, Hannah Barry Gallery, London
UK, Work from Home: Rebecca Acroyd, Heidi Bucher, Emily Moore, Kaari Upson, Siegfried Contemporary, London
UK, Hollow Earth: Art, Caves & The Subterranean Imaginary, Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham
D, Perspectives of a Collection, Taking Stock and Looking Ahead, Marta Herford, Herford
USA, Perris, Tyler Park Presents, Los Angeles
USA, Shifting the Silence, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco
USA, Everything was beautiful, and nothing hurt, Henry Art Gallery, Seattle
I, Bodywork: Discomfort and Existence, MASSIMODECARLO, Milano
DK, Mother!, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek
I, May You Live In Interesting Times, 58. Esposizione Internazionale d’Arte, Venezia
I, MCMXXXIV, Massimo De Carlo, Milano
PRC, The artist is present Curated by Maurizio Cattelan, YUZ Museum, Shanghai
USA, Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
USA, Concrete Island, Venus, Los Angeles
USA, Material Concerns and Current Practices, Helen Frankenthaler Foundation, New York
B, Man Alive Curated by Wendy White, Maruani Mercier Gallery, Bruxelles
TR, A Good Neighbour. 15th Istanbul Biennial Curated by Elmgreen & Dragset, Istanbul foundation for culture and arts, Istanbul
USA, Unpacking: The Marciano Collection, Marciano Art Foundation, Los Angeles
UK, Self, Massimo De Carlo, London
USA, No Man’'s Land: Women Artists from the Rubell Family Collection, National Museum of Women in the Art, Washington; Rubell Family Collection, Miami, Miami
USA, Revolution in the Making: Abstract Sculpture by Women, 1947 – 2016, Hauser & Wirth, Los Angeles
N, Adhesive Products, Kunsthall, Bergen
N, Los Angeles - A Fiction Curated by Gunnar B. Kvaran, Thierry Raspail, Nicolas Garait-Leavenworth, Hans Ulrich Obrist, Ali Subotnick, Alex Israel, Astrup Fearnley Museet, Oslo


Author, Publication Title, Date
Tenaglia, Francesco, il Foglio, April
ArtReview, September
Upson, Kaari, Mousse Magazine, June
Dayal, Mira, Artforum, September
Ashfaque, Rabia, The Brooklyn Rail
Stoilas, Helen, The Art Newspaper
T. Cole, Rachel, The Creative Independent
Istomina, Tatiana, Art in America
Gopnik, Blake, Artnet
Boucher, Brian, Artnet
Smith, Roberta, Holland Cotter e Jason Farago, The New York Times
Hohmann, Silke, Monopol Magazine
Lucas, Josh, Interview
Perlson, Hili, Artnet News
Art News, 13 May
New York Magazine, April/may
Upson, Kaari, Berlin: Sprüth Magers
Farago, Jason, Even issue 4
Sorkin, J., Skira publishing, Exhibition Catalogue.
McMahon, Katherine, Art News
Schimmel, Paul e Jenni Sorkin, Hauser & Wirth; Skira
Neue Journal
Upson, Kaari, The House – published on the occasion of The Los Angeles Project at Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, September/October
Purple Fashion Magazine
Roselione-Valadez, Juan, Miami: Rubell Family Collection
Marta, Karen, Brian Roettinger e Kaari Upson, Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther Konig
Pin-Up, Fall/winter
Fogle, Douglas, Flash Art International, January/February
Naia, Gabriele, Flashart, January
Fogle, Douglas, Flash Art International, January/February
Upson, Kaari, Kaari Upson Studio
Gnyp, Marta, Zoo Magazine

Public collections

Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk
CAPC Musée d'art contemporain de Bordeaux
Kunsthalle Mannheim, Mannheim
Marta Herford Museum for Art, Architecture, Design, Herford
Dakis Joannou Collection, Athens
Aïshti Foundation, Beirut
The Netherlands
Gemeentemuseum, The Hague
Voorlinden Museum, Wassenaar
United States of America
Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh
Fondation Louis Vuitton, Paris
Hammer Museum, Los Angeles
Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle
Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston
Institute of Contemporary Art, Miami
Marciano Art Foundation, Los Angeles
Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego
Museum of Modern Art, New York
Pérez Art Museum Miami
Rubell Collection, Miami
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Walker Art Centre, Minneapolis
Whitney Museum of Art, New York


Kaari Upson