Drawing Paintings', New York: Skarstedt Gallery, 2011, ill. (exh. Cartoon Abstractions', Paris: Galerie Jerome de Noirmont, 2010, ill. (exh. Godfrey, Tony, 'The New Image. 262, 8 November 2008, p. 52, Wintour, Anna (ed. ), 'George Condo. cat. ), 'Mito y magia en America.
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Expanded Portraits, Extended Forms and Jazz Sculptures', Zurich, Switzerland (Traveling Exhibition), Luhring Augustine, 'George Condo', New York NY, Galerie Jrme de Noirmont, 'Physiological Abstraction', Paris, France, PaceWildenstein, 'George Condo. Condo has exhibited extensively in the United States, Europe, and Asia. Below, see how the spellbinding paintings have injected exciting energy into myriad artful spaces. In 2004, Condo taught a six-month course at Harvard University entitled Painting Memory. In 2017, the Phillips Collection in Washington, D.C., presented George Condo: The Way I Think, 1962 - 2017. ), Whitfield, Sarah, 'George Condo. ), Dushkina, Victoria, 'Mutated Reality', Moscow: Gary Tatintsian Gallery, ill. (exh. 6. cat.
E.35-E36, Colpitt, Francis, 'Learning From Comics', in: Art In America, New York, October 2003, pp. cat.). In 2011, the New Museum in New York City opened a mid-career retrospective of Condo's work titled Mental States. cat. Confrontation', Berlin: Museum Berggruen, 2016, ill. (exh. He moved to Boston and played in a punk band, The Girls; relocated to New York, where he worked as a printer for Andy Warhol; and spent a year studying Old Master glazing techniques in Los Angeles. cat. A Manhattan dining area designed by Grade. ), Patsukov, Vitaliy, 'George Condo. 38-43, 61, ill. (exh. ), Dickhoff, Wilfried, 'George Condo. , Condo married actress Anna Achdian in 1989. Please check your email and follow the instructions. Contact: Core, 212-612-9602; corenyc.com. cat. cat. cat. Of Condo's paintings Guattari wrote: "There is then a very specific 'Condo effect' which separates you from all the painters you seem to reinterpret. Televised Silkscreens', New York NY (Traveling Exhibition), PaceWildenstein, 'Collage Abstractions', Los Angeles CA, PaceWildenstein, 'Drawings 1976-1996', Los Angeles CA, Palais des Congrs de Paris, 'George Condo', Paris, France, McKinney Avenue Contemporary, 'Recent Paintings', Dallas TX (Traveling Exhibition), Galeria Fernando Latorre, 'George Condo', Zaragoza, Spain, The Pace Gallery, 'Recent Paintings', New York NY, Waddington Galleries, 'George Condo', London, UK, Monika Sprth Galerie, 'Neue Arbeiten', Cologne, Germany, Galerie T Venster, 'Schilderijen en Tekeningen', Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Ulrike Kantor Gallery, 'Paintings and Works on Paper', Los Angeles CA, Hauser & Wirth, 'To Form a More Perfect Union', New York NY, Fondation Carmignac, 'The Source', Porquerolles, France, Skarstedt, 'Lineage: de Kooning and His Influence', New York NY, Muse Magritte, 'Magritte, Broodthaers & lart contemporain', Brussels, Belgium, Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, 'Biennale of Painting', Deurle, Belgium, Skarstedt Gallery, 'Winter Group Show', London, UK, Arario Museum, 'Really? Recent Paintings', New York: Pace Gallery, 1991, ill. (exh.  Several of Condo's most significant works from this period, such as Dancing to Miles (1985), which was included in the 1987 Whitney Biennial and is now in the collection of the Broad Foundation in Los Angeles, were painted in Haring's East Village studio.
He has been invited to lecture at many prestigious institutions including Columbia University, Yale University, Pasadena Art Center, San Francisco MOMA, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, and the New Museum, New York. 1. The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Cond Nast. The subjects abstracted facial features are rendered in bold pops of color, including lavender, crimson, and tealall of which harmonize with the soothing palette of the surrounding space. *By submitting your email address, you consent to receive our Newsletter. Already close friends with Basquiat by this time, Condo met Keith Haring on returning to New York, and the two remained lifelong friends until Haring's death from AIDS in 1990. ), 'George Condo', London: Waddington Galleries, 1989, ill. (exh. In addition to appearing in solo and group exhibitions, Condos work has been honored with inclusion in Biennials in the United States and abroad. cat.). Ruiz Picasso, Bernard, 'Pages de garde/End Papers', New York: PaceWildenstein, 1998, ill. Davvetas, Demosthenes, 'Dialogues', Paris: Au Meme Titre, 1997, ill. Schjeldahl, Peter, Shaw, Reesey, 'Myths and Magical Fantasies', Escondido: California Center for the Arts Museum, 1996, ill. (exh. ), Kirwin, Liza, Moore, Alan (et al. ), 'Drawing the Line Against AIDS', New York: Rizzoli/American Foundation for AIDS Research, 1993, ill. (exh. Drawings', Berlin, Germany, Skarstedt Fine Art, 'George Condo.
Unreliable citations may be challenged or deleted. After this meeting Condo moved to Ludlow Street in New York City to pursue his career as an artist. There are three additional bedrooms on the topmost floor, including one that could serve as a family room, and a home gym on the ground floor. Confrontation. cat. The formal dining room features herringbone flooring and a wood-burning fireplace. 4-5, Jones, K. Marriott, 'George Condo/Pace Gallery', in: Artforum, New York, November 1994, p. 85, Textor, Ingrid, 'George Condo', in: Voir, New York, Winter 1993, p. 40, Clements, Marcelle, 'SoHo on the Seine', in: Esquire, New York, October 1992, Leimbach, Dulcie, 'Currents. Learn more. Life is Worth Living', Paris: Almine Rech Gallery, 2019, ill. (exh. A Cyborg? Condo has been showing with Sprth Magers since 1984, Simon Lee since 1998, Skarstedt since 2005, and Xavier Hufkens since 2006. Athens, 2018', Athens: Museum of Cycladic Art, 2018, ill. (exh. Listed for $26.5 million, this 6,000-square-foot home has 5 bedrooms and 3.5 baths. ), 'Don Marron. ___, 'George Condo. 138-154, ill. ___, 'Condo Painting', in: Bomb Magazine, New York, Winter 1999, p. 19, Pedersen, Victoria, 'Foreign Bodys, exhibition review at Pat Hearn Gallery', in: Paper Magazine, New York, 1998, Lemon, Brendan, 'By George, Hes Got It', in: Interview Magazine, New York, December 1997, p. 36, DAnnunzio, Grazia, 'George Condo, LUomo', in: Vogue, Italy, July-August 1996, pp. In 2019 he participated in the 58th Venice Biennales May You Live In Interesting Times. His work was also exhibited in the Venice Biennale six years prior, in 2013. ), Husslein-Arco, Agnes, Kellein, Thomas (eds. Throughout his early life he studied guitar and music composition while pursuing his lifelong interest in painting and drawing. Our website, archdigest.com, offers constant original coverage of the interior design and architecture worlds, new shops and products, travel destinations, art and cultural events, celebrity style, and high-end real estate as well as access to print features and images from the AD archives. Frances Only Museum Dedicated to Medieval Art Unveils Seven-Year Overhaul, Discover the Most Memorable Moments from Capri Nomad 2022, Go Inside Peter Marinos Creative Universe, A Dazzling Survey of Christian Louboutins Career Sheds Light on His Artful Inspirations. In Paris, Haring introduced Condo to the American writer and artist Brion Gysin, who in turn later introduced him to William S. Burroughs. ), Cervantes, Miguel, Merewether, Charles (et al. All variations reflect themes found throughout the West album, and were all considered for the cover. Portraits Lost in Space', New York: PaceWildenstein/Deitch Projects, 1999, ill. (exh. cat. Since then, his work has appeared in a number of solo exhibitions. Please help this article by looking for better, more reliable sources. ), Dickhoff, Wilfried, 'George Condo', New York: Barbara Gladstone Gallery, 1986, ill. (exh. Other biennials in which Condo has participated include the 13th Biennale de Lyon in 2015, the 10th Gwangju Biennale in 2014, the 2010 and 1987 iterations of the Whitney Biennial, and the 48th Corcoran Biennial in Washington DC in 2005. A cozy sofa and bench provide seating in the breakfast nook. A California home by William T. Georgis features a splashy work by George Condo. The final design, depicting a demonic caricature of the artist with a female phoenix on his lap and bottle in his hand, was even censored by iTunes, and the album cover is now a blurred version of the Condo painting. The first public exhibitions of his work took place in New York City at various East Village galleries from 1981 to 1983. and Young Thug This Week", "George Condo collection at The Museum of Modern Art, New York", "George Condo, On View In and Outside the Metropolitan Opera House", Sources: George Condo, Whose Paintings Sell for Up to $6 M. at Auction, In Talks to Join Hauser & Wirth Gallery, "Artist divorces amid Ashley Olsen dating buzz", George Condo x Adam Kimmel T-shirt for Barneys New York, Selection of George Condo works at SVLSTG, The Way I Think.
), Kellein, Thomas, Green, Malcolm, 'George Condo. Andrea Glimchers art-packed apartment in Manhattans Ansonia building abounds with fanciful moments, among them this vignette featuring a Picasso plate, John Chamberlain sculpture, and a small canvas by Condo. Allen Ginsberg, a close friend and frequent visitor to Condo's Paris studio, where he photographed the artist on several occasions, asked Condo to paint his portrait for the cover of his Selected Poems: 1947-1995, published in 1996 by HarperCollins. ), Doyle, Mary, Macfarlane, Kate (eds. Sign up to receive the best in art, design, and culture from Galerie, 2022 Hudson One Media, LLC.
Internal Riot we are honored to host classical violinist Leila Josefowicz in the gallery to perform a new piece of original music in response to George ), Matsumoto, Ikuko, Avgikos, Jan, Bonito Oliva, Achille (et al.
), Kittelmann, Udo, Rappe, Felicia, Berggruen, Olivier (et al. Highlights include 13-foot ceilings, wood flooring, and large windows.
In 2005 the Museum der Moderne Salzburg and Kunsthalle Bielefeld co-organized the exhibition George Condo: One Hundred Women, curated by Dr. Thomas Kellein. Bilanz einer Debatte', Cologne: Museum Ludwig, 1989, ill. Honnef, Klaus, 'Kunst der Gegenwart', Cologne: Taschen, 1988, ill. Armstrong, Richard, '1987 Biennial Exhibition, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York', New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, London: Norton, 1987, ill. (exh. ), 'George Condo. 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A18, Smith, Roberta, 'Looking Back At the Flurry On the Far Side', in: The New York Times, New York, 2004, pp. He studied art history and music theory at the University of Massachusetts Lowell. Recommended: Steven Gambrel Designs a Palatial Home in Greenwich Village for Major Art Collectors. Ideals of the Unfound Truth', London, UK, Hauser & Wirth, 'Internal Riot', New York NY, Skarstedt, 'Paintings & Works on Paper', New York NY, Galerie Andrea Caratsch, 'Master Paintings Sculptures & Drawings', St. Moritz, Switzerland, Louisiana Museum of Art, 'The Way I Think', Humlebaek, Denmark (Traveling Exhibition), Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum Berggruen, 'Confrontation', Berlin, Germany, Xavier Hufkens, 'Works on Paper', Brussels, Belgium, Skarstedt Gallery, 'Double Heads / Black Paintings / Abstractions', New York NY, The Metropolitan Opera House, 'Jesters', New York NY, Schirn Kunsthalle, 'Mental States', Frankfurt, Germany (Traveling Exhibition), New Museum, 'Mental States', New York NY (Traveling Exhibition), Galerie Andrea Caratsch, 'The Lost Civilization', Zurich, Switzerland, Massimo De Carlo, 'Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Art But Were Afraid to Ask', Milan, Italy, Sprth Magers, 'George Condo. cat. Memories of Manet and Velazquez', Paris: Galerie Jerome de Noirmont, 2004, ill. (exh. ), 'The Nakeds', London: Drawing Room, 2014, ill. (exh. 72-74. In 2017 a retrospective of Condos works on paper, The Way I Think, traveled internationally from The Phillips Collection, Washington DC to the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebk, Denmark. Between 1985 and 1995 Condo lived and worked mostly in hotels and rented studios between Paris and New York, while continuing to exhibit extensively in the United States and Europe. La civilisation perdue/The Lost Civilization', Paris: Gallimard/Muse Maillol, 2009, ill. (exh. ), Dickhoff, Wilfried, 'Ars pro domo, zeitgenossische Kunst aus Kolner Privatbesitz', Cologne: Gesellschaft fr Moderne Kunst am Museum Ludwig, 1992, ill. (exh. ), Geldzahler, Henry, 'George Condo.  The film, which follows the progress of Condo's large-scale oil painting Big Red over the course of one year, features an appearance by Allen Ginsberg, as well as footage of Condo collaborating with William S. Burroughs on paintings the two made together at Burroughs' Kansas home in the mid-1990s. The exhibition is a major survey of Condo's drawings and "drawing paintings" that will travel to the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art in Humlebk, Denmark, in the fall of 2017. The second level consists of the master suite, which has two baths, a large office, and a sitting room. The space is furnished with 1960s chairs upholstered in a horsehair fabric, a 1950s chandelier by Angelo Lelli, and a gilded bronze screen by Michele Oka Doner that abuts a wall sheathed in silver travertine. Condo moved to Cologne, Germany, where he met and worked with several artists from the Mulheimer Freiheit group, including Walter Dahn and Jiri Georg Dokoupil. cat. ), Galeria Soledad Lorenzo (ed. The monograph published by Gallimard in conjunction with the exhibition featured new writings on the artist's work by Didier Ottinger, Bertrand Lorquin, and Massimiliano Gioni, as well as a reprinting of Felix Guattari's original text from 1990. Firmly rooted back in New York, he received his first major award, the Academy Award in Art from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, in 1999, followed by the Francis J. Greenberger Award in 2005. A Greenwich Village home designed by Steven Gambrel.  Condo and Burroughs also worked together on a collection of writings and etchings titled Ghost of Chance, which was published by the Whitney Museum in 1991.
 His painting Nude and Forms (2014) set his auction record of $6.16 million at Christie's New York in May 2018. ), Powers, Bill, 'Interviews with Artists', New York: Gagosian Gallery, 2013, Kamagurka, 'Kamarama', Oostkamp: Stichting Kunstboek, 2012, ill. (exh. ), 'George Condo. Theres a long breakfast bar in the kitchen. ), Condo, George, Kold, Anders, Rozell, Mary, 'Ed Ruscha. 24-25, 68, ill. (exh. Recent Paintings', New York: PaceWildenstein, 1994, ill. (exh. cat.  Kanye West used to use a Condo painting as his Twitter image, and Condo has painted a Herms Birkin Bag for West that West gave to Kim Kardashian. He moved briefly to Los Angeles and had his first solo exhibition there in 1983 at Ulrike Kantor Gallery. This watershed exhibition was critically acclaimed by Holland Cotter of The New York Times as "sensational". cat. ), Dickhoff, Wilfried, Koether, Jutta, Scheuring, Dirk, 'Nouveau boheme', Cologne: Monika Sprth Galerie, 1984, ill. (exh.
Aman & Meeks designed this Palm Beach manor.  American fiction writer David Means also used a Condo painting, The Fallen Butler (2010), as inspiration for his short story "The Butler's Lament", which appears in the catalogue for the exhibition Mental States, a mid-career survey of the artist's paintings and sculptures organized by the Hayward Gallery, London, and the New Museum, New York, in 2011. Known for his frenetic figurative paintings that echo the Cubist work of Pablo Picasso and Willem de Kooning, American artist George Condo has rightfully earned a spot as one of todays most celebrated living painters. cat.). cat. His first solo exhibition in Europe was in 1984 at Monika Sprth Gallery. Museum Ludwig (ed. ), Olmedo, Guillermina (ed. cat. cat. Rubell Family Collection', Miami: Rubell Family Collection, 2009, ill. (exh.