Tom Sachs

  • installation view from "Heaven" at Sougetsu Kaikan, Tokyo, Japan ©Tom Sachs photo by Kenji Takahashi
  • installation view from "Heaven" at Sougetsu Kaikan, Tokyo, Japan ©Tom Sachs photo by Kenji Takahashi
  • installation view from "Heaven" at Sougetsu Kaikan, Tokyo, Japan ©Tom Sachs photo by Kenji Takahashi
  • installation view from "Heaven" at Sougetsu Kaikan, Tokyo, Japan ©Tom Sachs photo by Kenji Takahashi
  • installation view from "Heaven" at Sougetsu Kaikan, Tokyo, Japan ©Tom Sachs photo by Kenji Takahashi
  • Chasen 2015 Bamboo and mixed media h. 28.6 × w. 9.5 × d. 9.5 cm ©Tom Sachs
  • Bonsai 2015 Cardboard, thermal adhesive, steel hardware, ConEd barrier, mixed media h. 165.1 × w. 231.1 × d. 144.8 cm (Destroyed) ©Tom Sachs
  • Konichiwa original Mixed media h. 215.9 × w. 76.2 × d. 76.2 cm ©Tom Sachs
  • Gray kelly Bag 2016 h.35.6 x w.33.0 x d.13.3 cm Plywood, latex paint, canvas, epoxy resin, steel hardware ©Tom Sachs
  • Perforated Cinderblock 2014 h.40.6 x w.20.3 x d.20.3 cm Plywood, latex paint, epoxy resin, steel hardware ©Tom Sachs
  • Sarah 2014 h.52.7 x w.96.5 x d.21.0 cm Mixed media ©Tom Sachs
  • Kama Original 2012 h.34.3 x w.34.3 x d.27.3 cm Thermal adhesive, foamcore, plastic ©Tom Sachs
  • Installation view from "STORE" at 8/ ART GALLERY/ Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, 2013 ©Tom Sach photo by Kenji Takahashi
  • Installation view from "STORE" at 8/ ART GALLERY/ Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, 2013 ©Tom Sach photo by Kenji Takahashi
  • Installation view from "STORE" at 8/ ART GALLERY/ Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, 2013 ©Tom Sach photo by Kenji Takahashi
  • Installation view from "STORE" at 8/ ART GALLERY/ Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, 2013 ©Tom Sach photo by Kenji Takahashi
  • African American Express 5.5 x 17.0 x d.2.5 cm titanium, steel, Garolite, paracord, tungsten, polyvinyl chloride ©Tom Sachs
  • Cinderblock 2012 h.41.0 x w.20.5 x d.20.5 cm epoxy resin and fiberglass on foam ©Tom Sachs
  • E.V.A. Camera h.19.0 x w.27.5 x d.7 cm mixed media ©Tom Sachs
  • Installation view from "STORE" at Tomio Koyama Gallery Kyoto, Kyoto, 2011 ©Tom Sach
  • Installation view from "STORE" at Tomio Koyama Gallery Kyoto, Kyoto, 2011 ©Tom Sach
  • Installation view from "McDonald's" at Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, 2005 ©Tom Sach
  • Installation view from "McDonald's" at Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, 2005 ©Tom Sachs
  • Installation view from "McDonald's" at Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, 2005 ©Tom Sach
  • installation view from "Test Module Five (Urinal)" at Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, 2000 ©Tom Sach

Selected solo exhibitions

2017 "OBJECTS OF DEVOTION" Sperone Westwater, New York
"TOM SACHS: TEA CEREMONY" Nasher Sculpture Center, TX, USA
"BRONZE" Baldwin Gallery, Aspen, CO, USA
2016 "Heaven" Sougetsu Kaikan, Tokyo
"SPACE PROGRAM: EUROPA" Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco
"Tom Sachs: Tea Ceremony" The Noguchi Museum, New York
"Tom Sachs: Boombox Retrospective, 1999-2016" Brooklyn Musuem, New York
"Nuggets" Jeffrey Deitch Projects, New York
2015 "Nuggets" Lora Reynolds Gallery, Austin, TX, USA
"Boombox Retrospective 1999–2015" The Contemporary Austin, TX, USA
2014 "Barbie Slave Ship" Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg, Austria
2012 "Space Program: Mars" Park Avenue Armory, New York
2011 "WORK" Sperone Westwater, New York
2009 "Cameras" Alrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, CT, USA
"Skateboards" Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg, Austria
2008 "Gold & Plywood" Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris
"Bronze Collection" Baldwin Gallery, Aspen, CO, USA; Gallerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris
"Animals" Sperone Westwater, New York
2007 "Space Program" Gagosian Gallery, Beverly Hills
"Islandia" Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris
"Logjam" Des Moines Art Center, IA, USA
2006 Fondazione Prada, Milano
"Survey: America, Modernism, Fashion" Astrup Fearnley Museet, Oslo
2005 "Vanity" Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg, Austria
"McDonalds" Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo
2004 "Dedicated to the Memory of Ben Plummer 1968-2004" Baldwin Gallery, Aspen, CO, USA
"Private Wealth Management" Kunstraum Deutsche Bank/ Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg, Austria.
"Connecticut" Sperone Westwater, New York
2003 "Disaster. (Featuring Andy Warhol)" Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris
"Nutsy's" Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin
"New Paintings" Galleria Cardi, Milano
"Holiday Spectacular" Printed Matter, Inc., New York
2002 "Nutsy's" The Bohen Foundation, New York
"Le Corbusier B Sides" Mario Diacono Gallery, Boston
2001 "Selector" Galleria Cardi & Co., Milano; White. Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris
"Lamps, Bitch Lounge & Quarter Screws" A/D Gallery, New York
2000 "American Bricolage" Sperone Westwater, New York
"Test Module Five (Urinal)" Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo
"Defender" Baldwin Gallery, Aspen, CO, USA
1999 "Haute Bricolage" Mary Boone Gallery, New York
"W.W.J.B.D.. and other Smash Hits (Neue Werke)" Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg, Austria
"Stairmaster" Mont Blanc Factory, Hamburg
"Burn Baby Burn" Mont Blanc Store, New York
"SONY Outsider" SITE Santa Fe, NM, USA
"Creativity is the Enemy" Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris
1998 "Creativity is the Enemy" Thomas Healy Gallery, New York
1995 "Cultural Prosthetic" Morris-Healy Gallery, New York
1994 "Window display" Whitney Museum of American Art, Store Next Door, New York
1993 "Watch Me Work" Allied Cultural Prosthetics, New York

Selected group exhibitions

2016 "The Universe and Art" Mori Art Museum, Tokyo
2014 "One Way: Peter Marino" Bass Museum of Art, Miami
"Art or Sound" Fondazione Prada, Ca’Corner della Regina, Venezia
2012 "The Floor Show" Gagosian Gallery, Beverly Hills
2011 "Astrup Fearnley Collection" Bienal Pavilion, Sao Paulo
"Fresh Kills" Anonymous Gallery, Mexico City
"Space. About a Dream" Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna
"Happy Tech- Machine dal Volto Umano" Palazzo Re Enzo, Bologna, Italy
2010 "Meet Me Inside" Gagosian Gallery, Beverly Hills
"Hunters and Gatherers" Gian Enzo Sperone, Sent, Switzerland
"Popular: Brands, Symbols, Icons 1960-2010" Galerie Thomas Modern, Munich
"Untitled (no show)" Spencer Brownstone, New York
"Divine Comedy Exhibition" Sotheby’s, New York
"Trunk Show" Colette, Paris
"Sisley Art Project: The Andy Warhol Museum" Palazzo Bovara, Milano
12th International Architecture Exhibition, Biennale di Venezia
"ArtCRUSH" Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, CO, USA
"Wings II" Deutsche Bank Kunstraum, Salzburg, Austria
"Robot Dreams" The Museum Tinguely, Basel, Switzerland
"Second Main" Musee d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris
2009 "Bike Rides: The Exhibition" Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridge eld, CT, USA
"Stages" Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin, New York
"Words are Diamonds" Laleh June Galerie, Basel, Switzerland
"SIGN/AGE: Part Three: Fight the Power" Armand Bartos Fine Art, New York
2007 "Branded and on Display" Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, USA
2006 "This is America! Contemporary Art and American Photorealism" Centraal Museum, Utrecht, Netherlands
"New York, New York: Fifty Years of Art, Architecture, Film, Music, and Video" Grimaldi Forum, Monaco
2005 "Public Sculpture Invitational" Herron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis, IN, USA
"Homestyle" Leo Castelli Gallery, New York
2004 "DESIGN ≠ ART: Functional Objects from Donald Judd to Rachel Whiteread" Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum, New York; Aspen Art Museum, CO, USA
"Sculptural Sphere" Sammlung Goetz, Munich
2003 "Perpetual Bliss" Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris
"Materials, Metaphors, Narratives: Work by Six Contemporary Artists" Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY, USA
2002 "Shopping: Art and Consumer Culture" Tate Gallery, Liverpool, UK; Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt
"Time Space Motion" Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg, Austria
"Mirroring Evil" Jewish Museum, New York
"Self-Medicated" Michael Kohn Gallery, Los Angeles
2001 "Camera Works" Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York
"Art at the Edge of the Law" Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT, USA
2000 "My Reality" Des Moines Art Center, IA, USA
"Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery" University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA, USA
"Fabula: Consumer Media and Contemporary Art" Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI, USA
1999 "Making Change" The Jewish Museum, San Francisco
"Dysfunctional Sculpture" Center Galleries, Detroit, MI, USA
"Thinking Aloud" Kettle's Yard, Cambridge; Cornerhouse, Manchester; Camden Arts Centre London
"Food for Thought" New Jersey Center for the Visual Arts, Summit, USA
"Material Perception" Bank of America Plaza, Charlotte, NC, USA
1997 "Thirty-Third Annual Exhibition of art on Paper" Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, USA
"Icons: Modern Design and the Haunting Quality of Everyday Objects" San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
1996 "American Dreamin" Linda Kirkland Gallery, New York
"On / In/ Through" Morris-Healy Gallery, New York
1995 "Shred Sled Symposium" Thread Waxing Space, New York
"Occupato" Bennett Roberts Fine Art, Los Angeles
1994 "Inaugural Exhibition" Paul Morris Gallery, New York
Barney's, New York
1993 "Shopping Cart Furniture window with Dries van Noten" Barney's, New York
1992 "Minimal Tricks" Alleged Gallery, New York
"10 Steps" Muranishi Lederman, New York
1991 "Denied Access Parking Lot" L.A. Eats, Los Angeles

Public collections

Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
The Art Institute of Chicago
Astrup Fearnley Museet, Oslo
The Berezdivin Collection, Puerto Rico
Berkeley Art Museum and Paci c Film Archive, CA
Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Paris
The Cartin Collection, Hartford, CT and New York
Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris
Citigroup Art Collection, New York
The Contemporary Austin, TX
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AR
Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA
Ellipse Foundation/ Contemporary Art Collection Arte Centre, Cascais, Portugal
Fondazione Prada, Milano
The Getty, Los Angeles
Hammer Museum, Los Angeles
The Jewish Museum, New York
The Jumex Collection, Mexico City
Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein Collection
Lever House Collection, New York
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Maramotti Collection, Reggio Emilia, Italy
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Montblanc Art Collection, Hamburg
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
NASA Permanent Collection, Washington D.C.
Schauwerk Sindel ngen, Germany
The Sammlung Essl Collection, Vienna
The Sammlung Goetz Collection, Munich
The Sammlung Olbricht Collection, Essen and Berlin, Germany
The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
The Smithsonian Institute, Washington D.C.
University of North Carolina, Weatherspoon Art Gallery, Greensboro, NC
Vanhaerents Collection, Brussels
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT