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[Belgian Painter, born in 1958]
Luc Tuymans Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Studio Luc TuymansPaintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Guggenheim Museum, New York City
Museum of Modern Art, New York City
Includes biographical information about the artist
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Tate Gallery, London, UK
Bonnefanten Museum, Netherlands
(to switch to English, click "english" at the top of the page)
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
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale ArchivePictures from Image Archives:
(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)
World Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)Miscellaneous Sites:
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
Additional Image Search Tools:
(SafeSearch set to "strict"; go to Advanced Search (Flickr/Google) or Preferences (Bing) to change)
The BBCArticles and Reference 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")
RKD Netherlands Institute for Art History
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Wikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia
Review (from issue 102): Luc Tuymans
Review (from issue 63): Luc Tuymans
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.
Luc Tuymans (Contemporary Artists)
Luc Tuymans: The Arena