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Bridget Riley

[British Abstract Painter, born in 1931]

• Subject matter:  Specializes in Op Art.
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Original works by Bridget Riley available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteFitzwilliam Museum PHAROS Website, Cambridge, UK

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City
Untitled, 1964
(In the "Screenprint" section)

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City
Includes biographical information about the artist

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online

Notable SiteNelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Missouri
Arrest 2, 1965 (Zoom)

Notable SitePeggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice   NEW!

Notable SiteTate Gallery, London, UK
Many works online

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself

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

Indiana State University Art Collection

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Kresge Art Museum at Michigan State University

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota

Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles

Muzeum Sztuki, Lodz, Poland
Circle of acceleration, 1961

Nickle Arts Museum at the University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Norwich Museums, England
Edge of Day

Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, Australia
Big Blue, 1981-82

San Diego Museum of Art, California   NEW!

Schleswig-Holstein Museums, Germany
1 work online

The Hepworth Wakefield, England
Untitled, 1953

Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue, London, UK
Coloured Greys III, silkscreen, 1972

Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue, London, UK
Turquoise, Cerise, Mustard Twist with Black, 1971

Walker Art Center, Minnesota

Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester, UK
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National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Art Fund for UK Museums
3 works online when last checked

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
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:
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

El Poder de la Palabra (The Power of the Word) (in Spanish)  

USC Annenberg School for Communication

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Miscellaneous Sites:

National Fine Art Education Digital Collection, UK

UK Government Art Collection

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Bridget Riley  
Note: The full version of the article is available only if you follow this link. If you bookmark the article and return later, or if you navigate directly to the Britannica website, you will see a 100-word preview only. Troubleshooting

Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia
Biographical info

Art + Auction Magazine
Artist Dossier -- "A star of the past, the quintessential Op art painter is back in the spotlight, with the sales to prove it"

Deutsche Bank Artmag
Life itself is her theme: Bridget Riley

Frieze Magazine
"Visual Fabric -- Interview with Bridget Riley"

Frieze Magazine
Review (from issue 59): Briget Riley

London Review of Books
"At the End of My Pencil", article by Bridget Riley

Modern Painters Magazine
"Bridget Riley at the Musee D'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris (2008)"

The Guardian Newspaper, UK
"Do not adjust your eyes", 2003 review by Adrian Searle

Tate Channel
Bridget Riley: Artist's Talk (2003)

Audio selections from an interview with the artist

"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
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Bridget Riley

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Bridget Riley: Selected Paintings 1961-1999


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