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Edward Kienholz

[American Pop Installation Artist, 1927-1994]

• Relationships: Husband of Nancy Reddin Kienholz.
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Original works by Edward Kienholz available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Australia, Canberra
Works from the Kenneth Tyler Collection of international prints

Notable SiteNorton Simon Museum, Pasadena, California

Notable SiteSan Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Notable SiteEdward Kienholz at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.

Notable SiteWhitney Museum of American Art, New York City

Dublin City Gallery | The Hugh Lane, Dublin, Ireland   NEW!

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.   NEW!

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

MacKenzie Art Gallery, Saskatchewan

Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Works from the Gemini G.E.L. prints online catalogue raisonné

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

The Huntington Library, California

Walker Art Center, Minnesota

Wallraf-Richartz-Museum, Cologne, Germany (mostly in German)  
The Portable War Memorial, 1968

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Smithsonian American Art Museum National Art Inventories
List of works nationwide from two sources: the Inventory of American Paintings Executed before 1914 and the Inventory of American Sculpture (only a few percent of listings have an accompanying image)

Art Market:
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Art Signature Dictionary   NEW!

Christie's Past Sale Archive
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)

Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteEdward Kienholz at The Artchive

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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California State University WorldImages Database

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

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Several photographs of Barney's Beanery, a 1965 installation at the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam

USC Annenberg School for Communication

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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Edward Kienholz  
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Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Tate Gallery, London, UK
Biography only

The London Evening Standard
"Truth about the sex trade from Edward Kienholz", 2009 article by Brian Sewell

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Kienholz: A Retrospective


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