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Luc Tuymans

[Belgian Painter, born in 1958]

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Original works by Luc Tuymans available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
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Studio Luc Tuymans

Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteGuggenheim Museum, New York City
Leopard, 2000

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 SiteSan Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Notable SiteTate Gallery, London, UK

Bonnefanten Museum, Netherlands
(to switch to English, click "english" at the top of the page)
Blessing, 1996

De Pont Foundation for Contemporary Art, Netherlands
Click "works in collection"

Haugesund Museum of Fine Art, Norway (mostly in Norwegian)  

Haus der Kunst, Munich (mostly in German)  
Images from a 2008 exhibition

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

Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Germany
To see the text in English, click on "English", then "Collection", then on the artist name

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst, Antwerp, Belgium

Philadelphia Museum of Art   NEW!

S.M.A.K. (Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst), Ghent, Belgium

Serralves Foundation Museum of Contemporary Art, Porto, Portugal
Click "T" for "Tuymans"; see another work under "L" for "Luc Tuymans & Miroslaw Balka"

The Renaissance Society at The University of Chicago
Information about a 1995 exhibition

Tokyo Opera City
Information about a 2000 exhibition- -Luc Tuymans: Sincerely

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
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 SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

RKD Netherlands Imagebase   NEW!
Eclectic database of images that range from old black-and-white photos to superb, zoomable reproductions

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Works from "The Triumph Of Painting"; Keep clicking "Next" for a total of 3 works by Tuymans

The Sender Collection, New York
A private lending collection of Minimal and Conceptual Art
(Get past the splash page, then click "Artists")

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteRKD Netherlands Institute for Art History  

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

Frieze Magazine
Review (from issue 102): Luc Tuymans

Frieze Magazine
Review (from issue 63): Luc Tuymans

Frieze Magazine
"False Memories"

The Art Newspaper
(Tip: Click "Zoom navigable", not the thumbnail, to get the largest image size)
"Why paintings succeed where words fail", 2009 interview with the artist

The Guardian Newspaper, UK
"Luc Tuymans at White Cube 2", 2001 review by Adrian Searle

The Guardian Newspaper, UK
"Living dead", 2004 article by Adrian Searle

The New Yorker
"On Tuymans", brief 2005 review by Peter Schjeldahl

The Telegraph Newspaper, UK
Luc Tuymans on The Burial of the Count of Orgaz by El Greco

The Village Voice
"Mr. System and Dr. Death", 2005 article by Jerry Saltz

"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
Look Inside Books:Selections from the books listed below are scanned in, in high res. Text is clearly readable and art reproductions vary from so-so to excellent. Don't miss the fact that you can usually zoom in via the "View" drop-down menu, along the top row of Amazon's Online Reader.            
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.
Note: Some "Search Inside" features are limited to people signed in to an account which has previously made a purchase at Amazon.
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Luc Tuymans (Contemporary Artists)

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Luc Tuymans: The Arena


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