Lawrence Weiner


(b. Bronx, New York, 1942)





Lawrence Weiner, Galerie Marian Goodman, Paris

IN TANDEM WITH THE SANDS, Dvir Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel

WATER & SOME OF ITS FORMS, Taro Nasu Gallery, Tokyo



FOREVER & A DAY (SIEMPRE Y UN DIA), Various public installations in Mexico City: Museo de la Ciudad de Mexico; Plaza de la Constitucion/Zocalo; Nezah Ualcoyotl; Museo Tamayo; Marquesina Cervantes Sa Avedra 

Lawrence Weiner: INHERENT INNATE TENSION, Milwaukee Art Museum, Wisconsin, US

Lawrence Weiner: OUT OF SIGHT, Perez Art Museum, Miami, FL, US

Lawrence Weiner: Inherent Innate Tension, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York

Art Wall: Lawrence Weiner, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, Berkeley, CA



Galleria Alfonso Artiaco, Naples, Italy

Austrian Frederick and Lillian Kiesler Private Foundation,Vienna

Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA



WHEREWITHAL, Kunsthaus Bregenz, Bregenz, Austria 

CADMIUM & MUD & TITANIUM & FERROUS OXIDE & SO ON… Dia: Beacon, Beacon, NY (outdoor installation)

AFTER ANY GIVEN TIME, Tichy Ocean Foundation, Prague Czech Republic (outdoor installation)




WITHIN A REALM OF DISTANCE, Blenheim Art Foundation, Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, United Kingdom

Becalmed Within the Embrace of a Whirlwind, Galería Horrach Moya (Sadrassana), Palma de Mallorca, Spain



ALL IN DUE COURSE, South London Gallery, London



Esplorazioni/1.Lawrence Weiner, Works 1969-73, Villa Panza, Varese, Italy

FOREVER & A DAY, ArtAids Foundation, Santa Caterina Market, Barcelona, Spain

WRITTEN ON THE WIND, Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona, Spain

FINDING A PLACE TO PUT WHAT, Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona, Spain

The Grace of a Gesture, Written Art Foundation in conjunction with the 55th 

Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy 



After Crossing the River, Collection Lambert, Avignon, France

Lawrence Weiner: No Tree, No Branch, The Jewish Museum of New York, New York, USA

Lawrence Weiner, Simon Fraser University Art Gallery, Burnaby, Canada

EVER SO MUCH, Base Projetti Per L'Arte, Florence, Italy



Lawrence Weiner / Ian Wilson: Finite + Infinite, Artspeak, Vancouver, Canada

Specific Object Presents Lawrence Weiner's Published Work from The Jean-

Noel Herlin Archive Project, Susan Inglett, New York, NY



GYROSCOPICALLY SPEAKING, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York 

BOLTED TO THE GROUND, House of Art, Budweis, Czech Republic

DICHT BIJ, Bak, Utrecht, Netherlands 





Soundlines of Contemporary Art, International Contemporary Art Exhibition: Armenia 2018, Yerevan

A New Spirit in Booking, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, Netherlands

Drift. Crossed Looks Between Design and Contemporary Art, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo Gas Natural Fenosa, a Coruña, Spain

The World on Paper, Palais Populaire, Berlin, Germany

Resistance, Centrale for Contemporary Art, Brussels, Belgium

Masterprints & Photography, Brigitte March International Contemporary, Stuttgart, Germany 

Stardust, Anna Nova Gallery, St. Petersburg, Russia 

Summer 2018 – 10 Year Anniversary, Kunsthal 44 Moen, Askeby, Denmark 

Take Me (I'm yours), Villa Médicis, Académie de France à Rome, Italy

GELD - WAHN - SINN, Reinbeckhallen, Berlin 

Die 90er Jahre, Museum Startgalerie Artothek, Vienna, Austria 

The Pull of a Well Placed Comma, Museu de Arte Contemporânea de Elvas, Portugal

Spin: Turning Records into Art, Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, Louisville

Kedem-Kodem-Kadima, The Center for Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv, Israel 

From Barcelona to Abu Dhabi: Works from the MACBA Art Collection in Dialogue with the Emirates, 15th Abu Dhabi Festival, Abu Dhabi Music & Arts Foundation, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Against the Current: Journey into the Unknown, Kunstverein Leverkusen Schloss Morsbroich e.V., Leverkusen, Germany



The Noise of Time, Dvir Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel

Lisson Presents…,” Lisson Gallery, London

Artist’s Books, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburger, Germany

Kunst ins Leben! Der Sammler Wolfgang Hahn und die 60er Jahre , Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig (MUMOK), Vienna 

Take Me (I'm Yours), National Museum of Decorative Arts, Buenos Aires; traveled to: Pirelli Hangar Bicocca, Milan

thisConnection, Shanghai Urban Space Art Season 2017 (SUSAS2017), Shanghai

Field Guide, Inaugural Exhibition, Remai Modern, Saskatoon, Canada

Everything At Once, Lisson Gallery, London

In Relation To A Spectator, Studio For Propositional Cinema, Kestner Gesellschaft, Hannover, Germany

Schreibtischuhr, Galerie Meyer Kainer, Vienna

50 Years of Konrad Fischer Galerie, Konrad Fischer Galerie, Düsseldorf

Time as Landscape: Inquiries in Art and Sciences, The George D. & Harriet W. Cornell Fine Arts Museum, Rollins College, Winter Park, Florida, US

Time Extended /1964-1978. Part II, Herbert Foundation, Ghent, Belgium

Text Me: How We Live in Language, Museum of Design Atlanta, Georgia, US

Von Da An (From Then On): Spaces, Works, Visualizations From The Anti-Museum 1967–1978. Museum Abteiberg & the old Städtisches Museum, Mönchengladbach, Germany

2017 Summer Group Show, Mixografia, Los Angeles, CA

True Faith, Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester, UK 

Hanne Darboven. Correspondences, Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin, 

Reconstitution, LAXART, Los Angeles, CA

Relevés, Musée de l’Arles Antique Arles, Arles, France

Foreigners, Bury Art Museum, UK

Transhumance, Un parcours d’œuvres du Centre national des arts plastiques au pays de Vassivière. Lake of Vassivière, France

Lawrence Weiner: A Means of Avoiding Bureaucracy, part of The Filament and the Bulb, Picture Industry CCS Bard College Hessel Museum, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York

Play, Lange Steenstraat, City of Kortrijk, Belgium

Personal Structures - open borders, European Cultural Center at Palazzo Mora & Palazzo Bembo, Venice, Italy

What I Loved: Selected Works from the ‘90s, Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA

Zeigen. An audio tour,  Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst Leipzig, Germany

Spots, Dots, Pips, Tiles: An Exhibition About Dominoes, Pérez Art Museum, Miami, Florida, US



In Place Of, Miguel Abreu Gallery 

Electronic Superhighway, Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK

This One is Smaller than This One, Postmasters Gallery, New York, NY

Blain Southern, London, UK

Drawing Dialogues: The Sol LeWitt Collection, The Drawing Center, New York, NY

20 Bienal de Arte Paiz, Guatemala City, Guatemala

Carl Andre, Luciano Fabro, Mario Merz, Thomas Schutte, Niele Toroni, Lawrence Weiner, Gilberto Zorio, Galerie Pietro Spartà, Chagny, France

MCBA Collection 31, curated by Ferran Barenblit and Antonia M. Perello

Forty, PS1, Long Island City, NY

Au Coeur, Collection Lambert En Avignon, Avignon, France

Sharing Models: Manhattanisms, Storefront for Art and Architecture, New York, NY

I still believe in miracle,  Inverleith House, Edinburgh, Scotland 

Piston Head II: Artists Engage the Automobile, VENUS, Los Angeles, CA

Toujours - The Museum as Witness: A Selection of Works from the Collection of the CAPC Museum of Contemporary Art Bordeaux, The Museum of Contemporary Art of Monterrey (MARCO), Monterrey, Mexico

Julie Beaufils, John Cage, Lydia Gifford, Jan Groover, Yvonne Rainer, GL Rogier, Ariane Schick, Josh Tonsfeldt, Lawrence Weiner, Masha, Super Dakota, Brussels, Belgium 

XEROX: La Société, La Société Bruxelloise d'Electricité, Brussels, Belgium  

Kino International Film Series, ABC: Art Berlin Contemporary, Berlin, Germany 

We are the centre, CCS Bard Hessel Museum, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York

Selected Text-Based Works From The Collection Of Pétur Arason And Ragna Róbertsdóttir, The National Gallery of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland 

Take Me (I’m Yours), The Jewish Museum, New York, NY

The Collector's Eye, Musée d'Art Moderne et Contemporain de Strasbourg, Strasbourg (MAMCS), France

The Plaza, Mostyn, Llandudno Wales, UK

Wold und Kristall - Die Sammlung Dorothee und Konrad Fischer, Kustsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen (NRW; K20 building), Dusseldörf, Germany 

Time Extended: 1964-1978, Herbert Foundation, Gent, Belgium

In the Library: Selections from the Dwan Gallery and Virginia Dwan Archives, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

開発/Development, Okayama Art Summit, Okayama, Japan

The Storyteller, Art Projects Ibiza, Ibiza, Spain 

An Imagined Museum: Works from the Centre Pompidou, Tate and MMK Collections, MMK Museum für Moderne Kunst Frankfurt am Main, Germany; Centre Pompidou-Metz, France



The Cosmos at the Cosmos, The Cosmos Club, Washington, D.C

We’ve Got Mail II, Mostyn, Llandudno, Wales

As the Earth Spins Beneath the Stars, Leal Rios Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal

Imaginary Audience Scale, Artspace, Auckland, New Zealand

America is Hard to See, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York

PERSONAL STRUCTURES: Crossing Borders, Palazzo Bembo, Venice, Italy

Towards the Future: 35 Years of Gallery, Galerie Dorothea van der Koelen, Venice

EDP Foundation exhibition at the Venice Biennale, Palazzo Loredan, Portuguese Pavilion, Venice, Italy

J’aime les Panoramas, Musée d’art et d’Histoire (MAH), Geneva, Switzerland ; Musée des Civilisations de l’Europe et de la Mediteranée à Marseille (MuCEM), Marseille, France

Atopolis, Manège de Sury, Mons, Belgium

Le Grande Large: Territoire de la Pensée, Mons, Belgium

Sol Lewitt, John McCracken, Gerhard Richter, Fred Sandback, Anne Truitt, Lawrence Weiner, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York

Hello Walls, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York

Word by Word, Luxemburg & Dayan, London, UK

Lugano Mostra Bandiera, Buchman Galeri, Lugano, Switzerland

Total Recall, Bury Art Gallery, Bury, UK

Edinburgh International Festival, Edinburgh, UK

Athena-Syntax, Royal Athenaeum, Antwerp, Belgium

Saltwater : A Theory of Thought Forms, the 14th Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul, Turkey

A-Z The Marzona Collection, The Hamburger Bahnhof-Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin, Germany

The Xerox Book, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, USA

Take Me (I’m Yours), Monnaie de Paris, France- curated by Christian Boltanski and Hans-Ulrich Obrist

Je Me Souviens (I Remember), Centre d’art Contemporain d’Alfortville, Alfortville, France

A Putting Down of Roots, Gallery 1C03, The University of Winnipeg, Winnipeg, Canada

Museum of Stones, Noguchi Museum, New York, NY

Nel Mezzo de Mezzo, Museo Riso (Regional Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art), Palermo, Italy

Elective Affinities, Julião Sarmento, collector,  Museu da Eletricidade and Fundação Carmona e Costa, Lisbon, Portugal

Flying a Flag, MuMo, Mobile Museum, France

Looking at Tomorrow: Light and Language from the Panza Collection, 1967-1990, Albright-Knox Gallery, Buffalo, NY

Sio2 – The Reason of Fragility: How to spell the word C-A-R-E while staring at Glass, National Arts Gallery of Tirana, Albania

Seth Sieglaub:  Beyond Conceptual Art, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Black Sun, Foundation Beyeler, Basel, Switzerland

The Wall in Our Heads: American Artists and the Berlin Wall, Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery, Haverford College, Haverford, USA

Rocks, Stones, Dust, University of Toronto Art Center, Toronto, Canada

Tele-Gen, Kunst Museum Bonn, Bonn, Germany

Picassomania, Grand Palais, Paris, France

Artists and Architecture, Variable Dimensions, Pavilion de L’Arsenal, Paris, France

Looking at Tomorrow: Light and Language from the Panza Collection, 1967-1990, Albright-Knox Gallery, Buffalo, NY

Wish You Were Here? Hestercombe Gallery, Somerset, UK

The Storyteller, Art Projects Ibiza, Ibiza, Spain

Many Things Brought from One Climate to Another to make a Grouping of Things not Related to the Climate at Hand, Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO), Toronto

An Imagined Museum: Works from the Centre Pompidou, Tate and MMK Collections, Tate Liverpool, Liverpool, UK

This Thing Called Art, Iraq Museum of Antiquity, Baghdad, Iraq

Gift: An Exquisite Exhibition, Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum, San Antonio, Texas