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[Russian Installation Artist, born in 1933]
Ilya Kabakov Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of ChicagoArt Market:
Woman as a Fountain: Courtyard Sculpture Project
Museum of Modern Art, New York City
5 works online when last checked
Centro per l'Arte Contemporanea Luigi Pecci, Prato, Italy
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School No. 6
David Winton Bell Gallery at Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
The Boat of My Life, installation
Grazer Kunstverein, Austria (in German)
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Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University, Brunswick, New Jersey
Encounter with an Angel, lithograph, 2000
Museo di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Trento, Italy (in Italian)
National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens, Greece
S.M.A.K. (Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst), Ghent, Belgium
Sculpture Center, Long Island City, New York
Information about a 2004 exhibition
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale Archive NEW!Pictures from Image Archives:
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)
Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German) Miscellaneous Sites:
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Wikimedia Commons Image Database
World Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)
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The Legacy ProjectArticles and Reference Sites:
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Grove Dictionary of Art Online (excerpt) Multimedia:
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Art + Auction Magazine
In the Studio: Kabakov and Kabakov
Deutsche Bank Artmag
Interview Ilya and Emilia Kabakov
"Life In a Closet"
Review (from issue 41): Ilya and Emilia Kabakov
The Brooklyn Rail
Interview with Ilya and Emilia Kabakov
Emilia and Ilya Kabakov: Artists' Talk (2005)
"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
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|Search Inside Books:||Same as "Look Inside", except that the entire book is scanned in, and the text is fully searchable. This is an unbelievable resource, for research and especially for previewing a book when making the decision to buy.|
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Ilya Kabakov (Contemporary Artists)
Ilya Kabakov: The Text as the Basis of Visual Expression