Danh Vō

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Mother Tongue, 2013
Ink on paper, written by Phung Vo
Paper: 31 1/2 x 25 3/5 in. (80 x 65 cm)
Frame: 33 1/3 x 27 1/8 in. (84.66 x 68.89 cm)
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Lot 39. A Group of 4 Presidential Signing Pens, 2013
Metal, ink
1 1/4 x 1/4 x 1/16 in. (3.17 x .63 x .15 cm) (each)
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Fabulous Muscles/Take my Breath Away, 2013
Gold, cardboard, ink

Weight: 132 oz. (3742.1 g)

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Lot 20. Two Kennedy Administration Cabinet Room Chairs, 2013
Mahogany, metal
40 1/2 x 26 x 25 3/4 in. (102.9 x 66 x 65.4 cm)
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Lot 20. Two Kennedy Administration Cabinet Room Chairs, 2013
90 x 20 x 18 in. (228.6 x 50.8 x 45.7 cm)
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Pantoffel, 2013
Gold, paper, ink, written by Phung Vo
68 3/4 x 57 3/4 in. (174.6 x 146.7 cm)
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Untitled, 2015
Fluted marble column, Roman workshop, 1st-2nd century AD; straps
31 1/4 x 43 1/4 x 35 13/16 in. (79.5 x 110 x 91 cm)
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Lick me, lick me, 2015
Marble torso of Apollo, Roman workshop, 1st-2nd century AD; wood; nails
8 1/4 x 12 5/8 x 19 1/16 in. (21 x 32.1 x 48.5 cm)
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Untitled, 2015
Gold, cardboard, various iron and wood farm tools
Dimensions variable


(b. Bà Rịa, Vietnam 1975)





Noguchi for Danh Vo: Counterpoint, M+ Museum, Hong Kong

Danh Vo, Casa Luis Barragaán, Mexico City, Mexico

Danh Vo, CAPC - Musée d'art contemporain de Bordeaux, France

Danh Vo, Take My Breath Away, Guggenheim Museum, New York; Statens Museum for Kunst (SMK), Copenhagen, Denmark



Danh Vo. White Cube, Hong Kong

Ng Teng Fong Roof Garden Gallery Commission, National Gallery Singapore

We The People, Roof Deck Sculpture Garden, Aspen Museum of Art



Danh Vo: Homosapiens, Marian Goodman Gallery, London

Danh Vō, Danish Pavilion, 56th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy

Ydob eht ni mraw si ti, Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany

Danh Vo, Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, France

Banish the Faceless: Reward your Grace, Palacio de Cristal, Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain

2.2.1861. Mirrored Gardens, Guangzhou, China 



Danh Vo and Jamie Stewart: Metal, The Kitchen, New York

Danh Vo, Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham, United Kingdom

Danh Vo: We The People, Public Art Fund, City Hall Park & Brooklyn Bridge Park, New York

Danh Vo: وادي الحجارة, Museo Jumex, Mexico City, Mexico



Go Mo Ni Ma Da, Musée d’art moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, France

I M U U R 2, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York

Mother Tongue, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York

Gustav’s Wing, Porto Culturgest, Porto, Portugal

Chung ga opla, Villa Medici, Rome, Italy

Fabulous Muscles, Museion, Bolzano, Italy

Dirty Dancing, Etablissement d’en Face Projects, Brussels

Danh Vo, Peer, London

New Sculptures, Xavier Hufkens, Brussels

Log Dog, Kurimanzutto, Mexico City

Danh Vo, PEER, London



Uterus, The Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago

We The People (detail), The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, USA. 

We The People (detail), National Gallery of Denmark, Copenhagen, Denmark 

Damnatio Memoriae, with Julie Ault and James Benning, CCS Bard College, 

Annandale-on-Hudson, U.S.A

Vō, Danh, Kunsthaus Bregenz, Bregenz, Austria

Herlzlich Wilkommen, Kunstraum Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria



Ephemeroptera, in collaboration with Heinz-Peter Knes, MD72, Berlin, Germany

JULY, IV, MDCCLXXVI, Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany

Henrik Olesen/Danh Vo, Foundation Morra Greco, in collaboration with 

Henrik Olesen, Naples, Italy; Master/Slave Dialectic, Galerie Buchholz, Cologne, Germany

Danh Vo, Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, France



Hip Hip Hurra, National Museum for Art, Copenhagen, Denmark.

All your deeds in water shall be writ, but this is in marble, Gallery Bortolozzi, Berlin, Germany

Autoerotic Asphyxiation, Artist Space, New York, USA

L’artist et le décorateur, Gallery Buchholz, Cologne, Germany





We the People: New Art from the Collection, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York

Shelter, Museum Catharijneconvent, Utrecht, The Netherlands

Stand Up: Exhibition of the Pinault Collection, Convent of the Jacobins, Rennes, France

Enchanted Matter / Fetish for Freedom. GAMeC - Galleria D'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Bergamo, Italy

Polyphon. Künstlerische Positionen der Sammlung Viehof, Langen Foundation, Hombroich, Germany

GLAUBE, LIEBE, HOFFNUNG. 800 JAHRE DIÖZESE GRAZ-SECKAU, Diözesanmuseum, Kunsthaus et al, Graz, Austria



Mechanisms. CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, California 

(X) A Fantasy. David Roberts Arts Foundation, London, United Kingdom

Sunset Décor. Marian Goodman Gallery, New York

O Olhar do Artista: Obras da Coleção de Serralves, (Artists’ Choice: Works from the Serralves Collection). Galeria do Torreão Nascente da Cordoaria Nacional, Lisbon, Portugal

Everything you need to know about FY Foundation: An Exhibition. Frank F Yang Art and Education Foundation in Shenzhen, China

Alchemy: Transformations in Gold. Des Moines Art Center, Iowa; Akron Art Museum, Ohio

The Restless Earth. La Triennale in Milan. Produced by Fondazione Trussardi 



Happy Ending, FRAC Champagne-Ardenne, Reims, France

Father Figures are Hard to Find. Neue Gesellschaft für Bildende Kunst (NGBK), Berlin, Germany

Sculpture on the Move 1946 – 2016. Kunstmuseum Basel, Switzerland

Overburden. 2016 Thesis exhibitions and Projects. CCS Bard, Center for Curatorial Studies / Hessel Museum of Art, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York

Animality. Marian Goodman Gallery London

Question the Wall itself, Walker Art Museum, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Shame. 100 Reasons for Turning Red, Hygiene Museum, Dresden, Germany

Ether, Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, France

House of Commons, Portikus, Frankfurt/Main, Germany



Parasophia: Kyoto International Festival of Contemporary Culture, Kyoto, Japan

Sharjah Biennial 12: the past, the present, the possible, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates 

Magnificent Obsessions: The Artist as Collector, Barbican Centre, London

Time of Others, Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, Tokyo

Collecting for tomorrow. New works at Museion, Museion - the Museum of modern and contemporary art, Bolzano, Italy

Andy Warhol sul comò - Museo d’Arte Contemporanea di Villa Croce, Genoa, Italy

Slip of the Tongue, Punta della Dogana, Venice, Italy 

TAHOE: A Visual History, Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, Nevada

Take Me I’m Yours, Monnaie de Paris, Paris

Collected by Thea Westreich Wagner and Ethan Wagner, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York 

The Precarious, The Menil Collection, Houston, Texas. Curated by David Breslin

Vanità/Vanitas. Museo Ettore Fico, Turin, Italy



Reliable Tension-In Re: JJ, 36 Edgewood Gallery, Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT

Dan Graham, Jeff Wall, Danh Vo, Giuseppe Penone, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York

Looking Back: The Eighth White Columns Annual – Selected by Pati Hertling, White Columns, New York

Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum, New York, NY

The Illusion of Light, Palazzo Grassi, Venice, Italy

Will happiness find me? 10 Artists from the Ishikawa Collection, Okayama, Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

9 Artists, MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Berlin Biennale, opening performance with Xiuxiu

Friendly Takeover, Artists Show Their Collections, Marta Herford, Herford, Germany 

History, Art, Architecture and Design, ‘80s to Today, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France 

Art/Histories, Museum der Moderne, Salzburg, Austria

The New International, Garage Museum of Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia

Yokohama Triennale, Yokohama, Japan

Revolver II, Matt’s Gallery, London

Copper Crossing, Triennale di Milano, Milan, Italy 

Passions Secrètes, Collections Privées Flamandes, Tri Postal, Lille, France

The Art of Our Time. Masterpieces from the Guggenheim Collections, Museo Guggenheim de Arte Moderno y Contemporáneo, Bilbao, Spain

Open Dress, Städtisches Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach, Germany



Provisional Aesthetics, Rehearsing History, Davis Museum at Wellesley

College, Wellesley, MA

L’image Papillon, MUDAM – Musee d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, 


Monuments, Lismore Castle Arts, Lismore, Ireland 

Il Palazzo Enciclopedico (The Encyclopedic Palace), 55th Venice Biennale, 

Venice, Italy

Tell it to My Heart: Collected by Julie Ault, Kunstmuseum Gegenwartskunst 

Basel; Artists Space, New York 

Orpheus Twice, David Roberts Art Foundation, London

Le Pont, MAC Musées d´Art Contemporain Marseille, Marseille, France

Triennale Kleinplastik Fellbach, Stadt Fellbach – Kulturamt, Fellbach, Germany 

9 Artists, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; List Center, MIT, Cambridge, MA

The Garden of Diversion, Sifang Art Museum, Nanjing, China



Track, S.M.A.K., Gent, Belgium

The Ungovernables, New Museum Triennal, New Museum, New York, USA

The New Public, Museion, Bolzano, Italy



The Hirsch-Index. The Art of Quotation, ZKM Museum fur Neue Kunst,

Karlsruche, Germany (through 2013)

Nobody, not even the rain, has such small hands, RaebervonStenglin, Zurich, Switzerland

Camulodunum, Firstsite, Colchester, U.K

You are not alone, Foundació Juan Miró, Barcelona, Spain; MARCO, Vigo, Spain

Based in Berlin, Atelierhaus Monbijoupark, Berlin, Germany

That’s the way we do it, Kunsthaus Bregenz, Bregenz, Austria

Open House, Singapore Biennale, Singapore