biography of Leonora CARRINGTON (1917-2011)

Personal data


Birth : 04/06/1917 - , United Kingdom
Death : 05/25/2011
Sex : F
Nationality/Affiliation : United Kingdom

Education

Pupil of / student of Amédée OZENFANT [ 1886-1966 ]

Professional data


Work and Life

1943:Lives and works in Mexico
1937:Met ERNST Max
Lived and worked in Paris, Lisboa, New York


Other professions

Writer

Work


Categorie and medium


Painting : Mixed media - Oil - Tempera
Print-Multiple : Lithograph - Lithograph in colors - Serigraph in colors
Sculpture-Volume : Bronze
Drawing-Watercolor : Gouache - Ink - Lead pencil - Pastel - Pencil - Watercolour

Subject

fantastic

Movements and styles

Surrealism
Latin American Art

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

1991

Leonora Carrington, Paintings, Drawings and Sculptures: 1940-1990
Serpentine Gallery – London, United Kingdom
1991

Leonora Carrington, The Mexican years
Mexican Museum – San Francisco CA, United States
1991

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

2003

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/04/2003 – 12/07/2003
Represented by : Mary-Anne Martin Fine Art – 23 east 73rd Street – New York NY, United States

2002

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/05/2002 – 12/08/2002
Represented by : Mary-Anne Martin Fine Art – 23 east 73rd Street – New York NY, United States

Art 33 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/12/2002 – 06/17/2002
Represented by : Galerie 1900 – 2000 – 8 Rue Bonaparte – Paris, France

2001

Art Basel Miami Beach: cancelled
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/13/2001 – 12/16/2001
Represented by : Mary-Anne Martin Fine Art – 23 east 73rd Street – New York NY, United States

Art 32 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/13/2001 – 06/18/2001
Represented by : Galerie 1900 – 2000 – 8 Rue Bonaparte – Paris, France

Artpalmbeach – 4th Modern & Contemporary Art Fair
International Pavilion of the Palm Beaches – West Palm Beach FL, United States
01/10/2001 – 01/15/2001
Represented by : Mary-Anne Martin Fine Art – 23 east 73rd Street – New York NY, United States

1999

Artpalmbeach – Modern & Contemporary Art Fair
International Pavilion of the Palm Beaches – West Palm Beach FL, United States
03/10/1999 – 03/15/1999
Represented by : Mary-Anne Martin Fine Art – 23 east 73rd Street – New York NY, United States

Legals