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June 14 – November 2, 2014

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September 5, 2014

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August 1, 2014

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July 30, 2014

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July 10-16, 2014

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Gilbert & George: Art Exhibition Nouveau Musée National de Monaco - Villa Paloma, Monaco

June 14-November 2, 2014

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July 18, 2013

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July 18, 2013

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Winter 2013

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October 2012

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Art Unlimited 2012 at Art | 43 | Basel Gilbert & George: A LONDON PICTURE

14-17 June 2012

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May 14, 2012

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May 8, 2012

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May 3, 2012

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May 1, 2012

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April 30, 2012

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LONDON PICTURES Book Signing Gilbert & George

April 28, 2012, 1-3 PM

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April 28, 2012

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April 27, 2012

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April 24, 2012

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March 2, 2012

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March 1, 2012

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September 7, 2011

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March 3, 2011

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January 27, 2011

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January 7, 2011

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July 16, 2010

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October 3, 2008

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September 30, 2008

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December 1, 2007

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May 1, 2007

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July 1, 2005

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June 1, 2005

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March 1, 2005

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February 22, 2005

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February 1, 2005

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December 3, 2004

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July 1, 2004

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October 1, 1997

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June 1, 1997

Artist Bio

Gilbert & George

Gilbert & George (b. 1943 & 1942, Italy & England) have been creating art together since they met in 1967 at the St. Martin's School in London. As students, they developed the form of "Living Sculptures" by walking through the streets and parks of London, their heads and hands coated with multi-color metallic powders. Later, they presented these “sculptures” in museums and galleries around world, from New York to Japan, Europe to Australia. From the outset, Gilbert & George wanted to collapse the distance between art and the artist and the viewers. With their individual identities subsumed into this vision of animate sculpture, the artists became representations of the universal human condition, a central theme in their work. Their embrace of video technology, as well as their well-known photo-collage works, allow Gilbert & George to extend their living sculptures beyond a particular time and place and to broadcast their art to wider audiences.

 

Gilbert & George’s extensive exhibition history includes solo exhibitions at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York (1985); Central House of the Artists, Moscow (1990); China Exhibition 1993, National Art Gallery, Peking and The Art Museum, Shanghai; Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville, Paris (1997); the Serpentine Gallery, London (2002); a 2007 retrospective at the Tate Modern, London, which traveled to the Haus der Kunst, Munich (2007), Castello di Rivoli, Turin (2008), de Young Museum, San Francisco (2008), Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee (2008), and the Brooklyn Museum, New York (2008); the Kröller-Müller Museum, The Netherlands (2010); and the Laznia Centre for Contemporary Art, Poland (2011). In 2005, Gilbert & George represented Great Britain at the 51st Venice Biennale. The artists live and work in London.