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TONY CRAGG

Tony Cragg, Paradosso, 2010. White marble. Photo by Michael Richter, Milano 2015.
Tony Cragg was born in Liverpool, England, and has lived and worked in Wuppertal, Germany, since 1977. He has been the recipient of numerous awards including the Rheinischer Kulturpreis, Sparkassen Kulturstiftung, Rhineland in 2013; the Cologne Fine Art Award in 2012; the prestigious Praemium Imperiale Award, Tokyo in 2007 and the winner in 1988 of the Turner Prize at the Tate Gallery, London. He served as Director of the Kunstakademie, Dusseldorf, after having been a Professor there since 1988.

During the past few years, there have been several important solo exhibitions of Cragg's work worldwide: Tony Cragg: Retrospektive at the Von der Heydt, Wuppertal, Germany (2016); Tony Cragg: Sculptures and Drawings at the Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia (2016); Tony Cragg at the Benaki Museum, Athens (2015); Walks of Life at Madison Square Park, New York (2014); Tony Cragg at the Heydar Aliyev Center, Baku, Azerbaijan (2014); Tony Cragg at the Lehmbruck Museum, Duisburg, Germany (2013); Tony Cragg: Sculptures and Drawings at CAFA Art Museum, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing (2012); Tony Cragg: Seeing Things at The Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas (2011); Tony Cragg: Sculptures and Drawings at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh (2011); and Figure In / Figure Out at the Musée du Louvre, Paris (2011).



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