TOM SACHS
1966 - Born in New York, NY, USA. 1987 - Architectural Association, London, UK. 1989 - BA, Bennington College, Bennington, VT. Lives and works in New York, USA.
BIO
Selected Exhibitions: 2010 - THE LIFE OF THE OBJECT - Baer Ridgway Exhibitions, San Francisco, CA; Self-Fulfilling Prophecies - Leo Koenig Inc., New York City, NY; 2009 - Tom Sachs: Cameras, Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, CT; Words Are Diamonds, Laleh June Galerie, Basel (group); 2008 - Bronze Collection, Lever House Collection, New York, NY (solo); Tom Sachs at Trocadero, Place du Trocadero, Paris, France (solo); Lever House Collection, Lever House, New York, NY (solo); 2007 - Space Program, Gagosian Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA (solo); Logjam, Des Moines Art Centre, Des Moines, IA (solo); Delicious, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris (group); This is America! Contemporary Art and American Photorealism, Centraal Museum, Utrecht, The Netherlands (group); Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork, Ireland (group/cat.); 2006 - New York, New York: Fifty Years of Art, Architecture, Film, Music, and Video, Grimaldi Forum, Monaco (group); Freeze!, Robilant & Veoena, London, UK (solo); Fondazione Prada, Milan, Italy (solo); Survery: America, Lodernism, Fashion, Astrup Fearnley Museet for Moderne Kunst, Oslo, Norway (solo); 2005 - Vanity, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg (solo); McDonalds, Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo (solo); Dedicated to the Memory of Ben Plummer 1968-2004, Baldwin Gallery, Aspen, CO (solo); Die Dritte Dimension, Galerie Haas & Fuchs; Galerie Michael Haas, Berlin, Germany (group); Homestyle, Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, NY (group); 2004 - Connecticut, Sperone Westwater, New York, NY (solo); 2003 - Disaster, (Featuring Andy Warhol), Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, France (solo); Nutsy's, Deutsche Guggenheim Berlin, Germany (solo); New Paintings, Galleria Cardi, Milan, Italy (solo); Holiday Spectacular, Printed Matter, Inc., New York, NY (solo); Lamps, Bitch Lounge & Quarter Screws, A/D Gallery, New York, NY (solo); Perpetual Bliss, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, France (group); Materials, Metaphors, Narratives: Work by Six Contemporary Artists, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY (group); Shopping : Art and Consumer Culture, Tate Gallery, Liverpool, UK (group); NUTSY, Bohen Foundation New York, NY (solo); Le Corbusier B Sides, Mario Diacono Gallery, Boston, MA (solo); 2002 - Shopping : Kunst und Konsumkultur, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany (group); Time Space Motion, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg, Austria (group); Mirroring Evil, Jewish Museum, New York, NY (group); 2001 - White, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, France (solo); Selector, Galleria Cardi & Co., Milan, Italy (solo); 2000 - Big Urinal, Tomio Kayama, Tokyo (solo); Special Project - The Devilʼs Art, Weiden & Kennedy, Tokyo (solo); Knoll International, Wetterling Gallery, Stockholm (solo); Defender, Baldwin Gallery, Aspen, CO (solo); American Bricolage, Sperone Westwater, New York, NY (group); 1999 - Hedge, Thomas Healy Gallery, New York, NY (group); Police, Alleged Gallery, New York, NY (group); The Stroke, Exit Art, New York, NY (gruop); Haute Bricolage, Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY (solo); W.W.J.B.D.. and other Smash Hits, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg (solo); Stairmaster, Montblanc Factory, Hamburg, Germany (solo); Burn Baby Burn, Montblanc, New York, NY (solo); SITE Santa Fe, Santa Fe, New Mexico (solo/cat.); Tom Sachs, Mario Diacono Gallery, Boston, MA (solo); Creativity is the Enemy, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, France (solo/cat.); Readymade Project, Wunderkammer, London, UK (group); Dysfunctional Sculpture, Center Galleries, Detroit, MI (group); 1998 - Ensemble Moderne: The Still Life in Contemporary Painting and Sculpture, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg , Austria, and Paris, France (group/cat.); Bathroom, Thomas Healy Gallery, New York, NY (group); New York, Gallery F15, Moss, Norway (group/cat.); Creativity is the Enemy, Thomas Healy Gallery, New York, NY (solo); The Subverted Object, Ubu Gallery, New York, NY(group); 1997 - Cultural Prosthetics, John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo); Galeria Gian Enzo Sperone, Rome, Italy (solo); Milleventi, Milan, Italy (solo); hirty-Third Annual Exhibition of art on Paper, WeatherspoonArt Gallery, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, USA (group/cat.); Summer Group Show, Sperone Westwater, New York, NY (group); Icons: Modern Design and the Haunting Quality of Everyday Objects, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA (group); Road Show ʻ97, Bronwyn Keenan Gallery, New York, NY (group); Milleventi, Turin, Italy (solo); 1996 - American Dreamin, Linda Kirkland Gallery, New York, NY, curated by Heidi Zuckerman (group); On / In/ Through, Morris-Healy Gallery, New York, NY (group); Shred Sled Symposium, Thread Waxing Space, New York (group); Mario Diacono Gallery, Boston, Massachussets (solo); Gramercy International Artfair, Morris-Healy, New York, NY (solo); 1995 - Cultural Prosthetics, Morris-Healy Gallery, New York, NY (solo); Occupato, Bennett Roberts Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA (group); Inaugural Exhibition, Paul Morris Gallery, New York, NY (group); Asia-Pacific Universe: 30th Artists Today, Yokohama Citzen's Art Gallery Japan; 1994 - The Bong Show, Alleged Gallery, New York, NY (group); Red Windows, Barney ʻs, New York, NY (group); Kill All Artists, (Public performance), New York, NY (group); Pathetic masterworks, Alleged Gallery, New York, NY (group); 1993 - Watch Me Work, Hollyday performance and exhibition, Allied Cultural Prosthetics, New York (solo); Shopping Cart Furniture window with Dries van Noten, Barney ʻs New York, NY (group); 1992 - Minimal Tricks, Alleged Gallery, New York, NY (group); 10 Steps, Muranishi Lederman, New York, NY (group); Exhibition, Allied Cultural Prosthetics, New York, NY (group); Reference Points, Queensland Art Gallery, Australia; 1991 - Denied Access Parking Lot, L.A. East, Los Angeles, CA (group); In the Waiting Room of Ideology: European Works 1990-91, Sherman Galleries Sydney, Australia; 1990 - Australia Perspecta, Art Gallery of New South Wales Sydeny, Australia; 1985 - ICFF, Javitz Center, New York, NY (solo).