Robert Longo

- Selected Works
- Biography

Born in Brooklyn in 1953, he works with differents mediums like photography, sculpture, drawing, performance, video and multimedia art.

A complete biography can be consulted on the website of the artist

Website:  http://www.robertlongo.com/about/

- Exhibitions
  • 2016

    Robert Longo - Luminous Discontent - Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac - Paris, Paris

  • 2015

    Robert Longo - Prints - Kunst Lager Haas, Berlin
    Robert Longo - Drawings - Galerie Michael Haas, Berlin
    Robert Longo: The Invention of Zero (After Malevich), 1991 - Galerie Hans Mayer, Dusseldorf

  • 2014

    Robert Longo - Furies, Beast And Servants - Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac - Salzburg, Salzburg
    Robert Longo - Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York City, NY
    Robert Longo - Metro Pictures Gallery, New York City, NY

  • 2013

    Robert Longo - The Capitol Project - The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, CT
    Phantom Vessels - Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac - Salzburg, Salzburg
    Robert Longo - Black and White - Galerie Fluegel-Roncak, Nuremberg

  • 2012

    The Capitol Project, The Aldrich Museum, Connecticut
    STAND, Capitain Petzel Gallery, Berlin

  • 2011

    God Machines, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris
    Mysterious Heart, Galeria Soledad Lorenzo, Madrid, Spain

  • 2010

    Robert Longo, Kunsthalle Weishaupt, Ulm, Germany
    Robert Longo: Survey Exhibition 1980-2009, Museu Berardo, Lisbon, Portugal (cat.)

  • 2009

    Robert Longo: No Wave - SAKS, Geneva
    Robert Longo - MAMAC - Musee d´Art Moderne et d`Art Contemporain Nice, Nice
    Surrendering the Absolutes - Metro Pictures Gallery, New York City, NY
    Dancing with chains on - Galerie Hans Mayer, Dusseldorf

  • 2008

    Robert Longo: nights bright days - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    Robert Longo - Galería Soledad Lorenzo, Madrid
    Intimate Inmensity - Galería Soledad Lorenzo, Madrid

  • 2007

    Children of Nyx, Metro Pictures, New York, NY
    Beginning of the World, Galerie Hans Mayer, Düsseldorf, Germany

  • 2006

    The Outward and Visible Signs of an Inward and Invisible Grace, Metro Pictures, New York, NY
    Ouroboros, Galerie Daniel Templon, Paris, France

  • 2005

    Robert Longo: Fire, Water, Rock (2003-2005), Galleria Emilio Mazzoli, Modena, Italy (cat.), Curated by Richard Milazzo
    “Something Wicked This Way Comes”, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    Robert Longo: Deep Silence, Monchehaus Museum, Goslar, Germany

  • 2004

    The Sickness of Reason, Metro Pictures, New York, NY

  • 2003

    Lust of the Eye, Galeria Soledad Lorenzo, Madrid, Spain (cat.)

  • 2002

    Monsters, Metro Pictures, New York, NY
    Robert Longo: Sigmund Freud, Jüdisches Museum, Berlin, Germany
    The Freud Drawings, Museen Haus Lange und Haus Esters, Krefelder Kunstmeseen, Krefeld, Germany; Albertina Museum, Vienna, Austria (cat.)

  • 2001

    The Freud Drawings, Metro Pictures, New York, NY

  • 2000

    Robert Longo: Superheroes, Lipanjepuntin Artecontemporanea, Trieste, Italy
    Robert Longo: 1980 – 2000, Galleria Emilio Mazzoli, Modena, Italy (cat.) Curated by Richard Milazzo

  • 1998

    Robert Longo, Gallery Cotthem, Belgium; Cotthem Gallery, Barcelona

  • 1997

    Magellan, Metro Pictures, New York, NY
    Das Magellan Projekt, Kunsthalle Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany; Kunsthal Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands; Kunstalle Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany (cat.)
    Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy

  • 1995

    Robert Longo: A Retrospective, The Isetan Museum of Art, Tokyo; Ashikaga City Museum; Kirin Plaza Art Space, Osaka (cat.)
    Johnny Paintings, Galerie Gana-Beaubourg, Paris, France; Galerie Lüpke, Frankfurt, Germany
    Johnny Mnemonic: Works on Paper, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, France

  • 1994

    Robert Longo, Genereux Grunwald Gallery, Toronto, Canada
    Robert Longo, Galerie Hans Mayer, Düsseldorf, Germany

  • 1993

    Bodyhammers: The Cult of the Gun, Metro Pictures, New York; Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg, Austria
    Robert Longo, Kleines Festspielhaus, Salzburg, Austria
    Killing Time, Galeria Joan Prats, Barcelona; Galeria Joan Prats, New York

  • 1992

    When Heaven and Hell Change Places, Galerie Hans Mayer, Düsseldorf, Germany (brochure)
    Dreams With The Wrong Solutions, Salzburg Grand Opera House, Salzburg, Austria

  • 1991

    Robert Longo, Linda Cathcart Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    Robert Longo, Texas Gallery, Houston, TX
    Robert Longo, Hamburger Kunstverein and Deichtorhallen, Hamburg, Germany (cat.)
    Faith in Zero Project, Five Gallery installation: Galerie Daniel Templon, Galerie Antoine Candau, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, A.B. Galleries, Galerie Gordon Pym et Fils, Paris, France

  • 1990

    Black Flags, Galerie Daniel Templon, Paris, France; Metro Pictures, New York, NY (cat.)

  • 1989

    Robert Longo 1976-1989, The Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago and the Wadsworth Atheneum_, Hartford, Connecticut (Retrospective) (cat.)
    Robert Longo, Seibu Contemporary Art Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
    Robert Longo, Linda Cathcart Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

  • 1988

    Robert Longo, Metro Pictures, New York, NY
    Robert Longo, Menil Collection, Houston, TX
    Robert Longo, Museum Boymans van Beuningen, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

  • 1987

    Robert Longo, Galerie Daniel Templon, Paris, France

  • 1986

    Steel Angels Part I & Part II, Metro Pictures, New York, NY
    Robert Longo, Donald Young Gallery, Chicago, IL
    Robert Longo, Spiral Gallery, Wacoal Art Center, Tokyo, Japan (cat.)

  • 1996

    Robert Longo: Kreuze, Museum Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany

  • 1986

    Sequences/Men in the Cities, University Art Museum, California State University, Long Beach, CA; Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX; Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, IN (cat.)

  • 1985

    Robert Longo, The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY
    Robert Longo, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Robert Longo, Lia Rumma Gallery, Naples, Italy
    Robert Longo: Dis-Illusions, University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa (cat.)

  • 1984

    Robert Longo, Metro Pictures, New York, NY
    Robert Longo: Drawings & Reliefs, Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH (cat.)
    Robert Longo, Larry Gagosian Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

  • 1983

    Robert Longo, Metro Pictures, New York, NY
    Robert Longo, Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, NY
    Robert Longo, Galerie Schellmann & Kluser, Munich, Germany

  • 1982

    Robert Longo, Texas Gallery, Houston, TX

  • 1981

    Men in the Cities, Metro Pictures, New York, NY
    Robert Longo, Fine Arts Center, University of Rhode Island, Kingston

  • 1980

    Robert Longo, Studio Cannaviello, Milan, ITaly

  • 1979

    Robert Longo, The Kitchen, New York, NY

  • 1986

    Robert Longo: Studies and Prints, Mackenzie Art Gallery, University of Regina, Canada (cat.)

  • 1976

    Robert Longo, Hallwalls, Buffalo, NY

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