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2014 Fundació Antoni Tàpies, ‘Allan Kaprow. Altres Maneres’, Barcelona, Spain
2013 CAPC// Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Yard’, Bordeaux, France
2012 NBK Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, ‘Time Pieces’, Berlin, Germany
Sammlung Friedrichshof, ‘ Allan Kaprow Stockroom’, Zurndorf, Austria
Sammlung Friedrichshof, ‘Allan Kaprow Project’, Zurndorf, Austria
Christophe Daviet- Thery Livres et Editions d’ Artistes, ‘Allan Kaprow
Books and Posters’, Paris
Block Art Museum, Northwestern University, ‘Fluids’, Evanston, Illinois
2011 Zentralarchiv des internationalen Kunsthandels ZADIK, ‘Allan Kaprow
in Deutschland – Wärme- und Kälteeinheiten’, Cologne/DE
2009 Hauser & Wirth New York, ‘Allan Kaprow. Yard’, New York NY
2008 Athenaeum Music & Arts Library, ‘Selections from the Athenaeum’s Artists’
Books Collection: Allan Kaprow Books’, La Jolla CAs
Tate Modern, ‘Saturday Live Happening Again: Fluids and Scales’, London
The Geffen Contemporary at MOMA, Los Angeles,
‘Allan Kaprow. Art as Life’, Los Angeles CA (Travelling Exhibition)
2007 Van Abbemuseum, ‘Allan Kaprow. Kunst als leven / Art as Life’, Eindhoven
Kunsthalle Bern, Kunst als Leben / Art as Life’, Berne, Switzerland
Museo di Arte Contemporanea di Villa Groce, Art as Life’, Genoa, Italy
2006 Haus der Kunst, Kunst als Leben / Art as Life’, Munich, Germany
2005 Hauser & Wirth Zürich, ‘Allan Kaprow’, Zurich, Switzerland
Whitechapel Art Gallery, ‘A Short History of Performance – Part III, London
2001 Galerie Inge Baecker, Activity-Fotos aus den 60ern und 70ern’, Cologne
1997 Hyde Gallery, Grossmont College, ‘Allan Kaprow’, El Cajon CA
Biblioteca Communale, ‘Allan Kaprow: Installation’, Como, Italy
Archivio Conz, ‘Photo-Text: Plans of Happenings 1960s-1970s’, Verona
Fondazione Antonio Ratti, ‘Just Doing’, Como, Italy
Galleria Caterina Gualco, ‘Just Doing’, Genoa, Italy
1996 Kunsthalle Palazzo, Inventions/Reinventions’, Liestal, Switzerland
1994 Galerie Beaubourg, Centre Georges Pompidou, ‘Work in Progress by Allan
Kaprow’ (for exhibition ‘Hors Limites: l’art et la vie 1952–1994’), Paris
1992 Studio Morra, ’5 Environments’, Naples, Italy
Espace Donguy/Apegac, ’4 Environments’, Paris, France
1991 Fondazione Mudima, ’5 Environments’, Milan, Italy
1988 The Center for Research in Contemporary Art, ‘Precedings’, Arlington TX
1986 Museum am Ostwall, ‘Allan Kaprow: Collagen, Environments, Videos,
Broschüren, Geschichten, Happening und Activity-Dokumente 1956-1986’,
Dortmund, Germany
1979 Ulrich Museum, Wichita State University, Wichita KS
Ruhrpark, Bochum, ‘Tire Tower’ (public sculpture commission), Bochum
1978 Museum of the University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls IA
1976 Kunsthalle Bremen, Activity-Dokumente 1968-1976’, Bremen, Germany
Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles CA
Galerie René Block, Berlin, Germany
1971 Galerie Inge Baecker, ‘City Works’, Bochum, Germany
1967 Pasadena Art Museum, ‘Allan Kaprow’, Pasadena CA
Washington University, ‘Allan Kaprow’, St. Louis MO
University of Texas, ‘Allan Kaprow’, Austin TX
1962 Smolin Gallery, ‘Allan Kaprow. Words’, New York NY
1959 Reuben Gallery, ’18 Happenings in 6 Parts’, New York NY
1958 Hansa Gallery, ‘Allan Kaprow’, New York NY
Hansa Gallery, ‘Allan Kaprow: An Exhibition’, New York NY
1957 Hansa Gallery, ‘Allan Kaprow: Collages and Sculpture’, New York NY
1956 The Jewish Community Center, Highland Park NJ
Art House, Rutgers University, New Brunswick NJ
1955 Urban Gallery, ‘Allan Kaprow’, New York NY
1954 Hansa Gallery, ‘Allan Kaprow: Paintings and Drawings, New York NY
Jewish Community Center, New Brunswick NJ
1953 Rutgers University, ‘Paintings and Drawings’, New Brunswick NJ

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2014 Nordstern Videokunstzentrum, ‘Time Pieces’, Gelsenkirchen, Germany
Mori Art Museum, ‘Lee Mingwei and his Relations’, Tokyo, Japan
Fundacio Tàpies, ‘Allan Kaprow’, Barcelona, Spain
Akademie der Bildenden Künste, ‘lens-based sculpture. The transformation
of sculpture through photography’, Berlin, Germany
2013 The Museum of Modern Art, ‘Silence: Scoring John Cage’s 4’33’, New York
Princeton University Art Museum, ‘New Jersey as Non-Site’, Princeton NJ
Museo Madre, ‘Per-formare una collezione #1’, Napels, Italy
Beirut Art Center, ‘Video Vintage 1963- 1983.
A Selection of the New Media Collection, Centre Pompidou, Paris’,
Beirut, Lebanon (Travelling Exhibition)
Architectural Association School Architecture, ‘Cultural Hijack:
Rethinking Intervention’, London
Oi Futuro Cultural Center Belo Horizonte, ‘Video Vintage 1963-1983.
A Selection of the New Media Collection, Centre Pompidou, Paris’,
Belo Horizonte, Brazil (Travelling Exhibition)
National Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Video Vintage 1963-1983.
A Selection of the New Media Collection, Centre Pompidou, Paris ‘,
Seoul, Korea (Travelling Exhibition)
Oi Futuro Cultural Center Rio de Janeiro, ‘Video Vintage 1963-1983.
A Selection of the New Media Collection, Centre Pompidou, Paris ‘,
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Travelling Exhibition)
Centre Georges Pompidou, ‘Video Vintage 1963-1983. A Selection of the
New Media Collection, Centre Pompidou, Paris ‘, Paris, France
ZKM Karlsruhe, ‘Video Vintage 1963-1983. A Selection of the New
Media Collection, Centre Pompidou, Paris ‘, Karlsruhe, Germany
Palacio das Artes, ‘Touring Program of 30th Bienal de São Paolo’
CAP/Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘ Yard’, Bordeaux, France
Heckscher Museum, ‘Car Culture: Art of the Automobile’, Huntington,
New York NY
2012 Kuad Galerie, ‘Fluxus 50’, Istanbul, Turkey
Museum Ostwall, ‘Fluxus – Kunst für Alle!’, Dortmund, Germany
Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, University of British Columbia, ‘State of
Mind: New California Art Circa 1970’, Vancouver, Canada
30th Sao Paulo Biennal, ‘The Imminence of Poetics’, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Universität für angewandte Kunst Wien, ‘Mit sofortiger Wirkung.
Künstlerische Eingriffe in den Alltag’, Vienna, Austria
Moderna Museet, ‘Explosion: Painting as Action’, Stockholm, Sweden
Caixa Forum Barcelona, ‘Contemporary Cartographies. Drawing Thought’,
Barcelona, Spain
The Pace Gallery, ‘Happenings: New York, 1958-1963’, New York NY
Show Room, ‘Routine: Lex Braes’, New York NY
Art Parcours, Art 41 Basel, ‘Push and Pull: A Furniture Comedy for Hans
Hofmann’, Basel, Switzerland
The 9th Gwangju Biennale 2012, ‘Roundtable’, Gwangju, South Korea
National Gallery of Art, ‘The Shock of the News’, Washington D.C.
2011 Centre Georges Pompidou, ‘Danser sa vie: Art and Dance in the 20th
and 21st Centuries’, Paris, France
MOCA Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Under the Big Black Sun:
California Art 1974-1981’, Los Angeles CA
The Getty Center, ‘Greetings from L.A.: Artists and Public 1950 -1980’,
Los Angeles CA
LACE, ‘Los Angeles Goes Live. Performance Art in Southern California
1970-1983’, Los Angeles CA
Akademie der Bildenden Künste Berlin, ‘Kontrolle und Zufall – Iannis
Xenakis: Komponist, Architekt, Visionär’, Berlin, Germany
‘Escaut. Rives, Dérives. Festival de sculpture contemporaine’,
Douchy-les-Mines, France
Tinguely Museum, ‘Car Fetish. I drive, therefore I am.’, Basel, Switzerland
Artzuid 2011’, Amsterdam, Netherlands
GAMeC – Galleria d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, ‘La Classe
non è acqua’, Bergamo, Italy
Kunsthalle zu Kiel, ‘From trash to Treasure. The Value of the Wothless
in Art’, Kiel, Germany
2010 ARTER, ‘Starter’, Istanbul, Turkey
Santander Cultural Brazil, ‘Expanded Horizon’, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Kunstmuseum Bochum, ‘Le Rêve – Der Traum – Motiv und Metapher’,
Bochum, Germany
Museet for Samtids Kunst, ‘Gestures – Performance and Sound Art’,
Roskilde, Denmark
National Gallery of Victoria, ‘Endless Present: Robert Rooney and
Conceptual Art’, Melbourne
Dorsky Gallery, ‘Recipes for an Encounter’, Long Island NY
Liverpool Biennial, ‘Touched – Liverpool Biennial 2010’, Liverpool England
UB Art Gallery, ‘Artpark: 1974 – 1984’, Buffalo NY
Hayward Gallery, ‘Move: Choreographing You’, London, England
2009 Centre d’art contemporain, ‘Pourquoi Attendre! Une exposition autour du
Fonds André Iten’, Geneva, Switzerland
Albright Knox Gallery, ‘Action/Abstraction: Pollock, De Kooning, and
American Art, 1940-1976’, Buffalo NY (Travelling Exhibition)
Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt, ‘Playing the City’, Frankfurt, Germany
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, ‘The Third Mind: American Artists
Contemplate Asia, 1860-1989’, New York NY
The Performance Space, ‘There Goes the Neighbourhood’, Refern, Sydney
Cardwell Jimmerson Contemporary Art, ‘San Diego and the Origins
of Conceptual Art in California’, Culver City CA
Contemporary Image Collective – CIC, ‘A Fantasy for Allan Kaprow’, Cairo
Institut national d’histoire de l’art, ‘Performing the City’, Paris, France
National Gallery of Canada Library and Archives, ‘Metrosonics’, Ottawa
Palazzo Ca’Zenobio, ‘Cage-Kaprow-Fluxus’, Venice, Italy
Palazzo delle Arti di Napoli, ‘Performing the City’, Naples, Italy
Institut national d’histoire de l’art, ‘Performing the City’, Paris, France
2008 Sragow Gallery, ‘The Hollander Workshop 1964-1972’, New York NY
Lothringer 13, Städtische Kunsthalle München, ‘Performing the City’,
Nam June Paik Art Center ‘NOW JUMP Festival’, Yongin-si, Korea
TULCA 2008, ‘I-podism: Cultural Promiscuity in the Age of Production’,
Galway, Ireland
University Art Museum, ‘art/tapes/22’, Long Beach CA
Ackland Art Museum, The University of North Carolina, ‘Circa 1958:
Ground in American Art’, Chapel Hill NC
The Jewish Museum, ‘Action/Abstraction: Pollock, De Kooning, and
American Art, 1940-1976’, New York NY (Travelling Exhibition)
Saint Louis Art Museum, ‘Action/Abstraction: Pollock, De Kooning,
and American Art, 1940-1976’, Saint Louis MO (Travelling Exhibition)
J. Paul Getty Museum, ‘California Video’, Los Angeles CA
Kunsthalle Wien, ‘GAMES’, Vienna, Austria
MARTa Herford, ‘Ad Absurdum’, Herford, Germany
MARTa Herford, ‘Die Hände der Kunst’, Herford, Germany
CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, ‘Paul McCarthy’s Low Life Slow
Life: Part 1’, San Francisco CA
Neuberger Museum of Art, ‘Person of the Crowd: The Contemporary Art
of Flânerie’, Purchase NY
Museum der Moderne Salzburg, ‘Sound of Art. Zur Musik in der bildenden
Kunst’, Salzburg, Austria
2007 PERFORMA 07 (recreation of 18 Happenings in 6 Parts, Fluids, Push
and Pull), New York NY
Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona, ‘A Theatre without Theatre’,
Barcelona, Spain (Travelling Exhibition)
Berardo Museum, ‘A Theatre without Theatre’, Lisbon, Portugal (Travelling
2006 Museum moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien, ‘Konzept. Aktion. Sprache.
Fokus 03: Wiener Gruppe Wiener Aktionismus, Fluxus und Konzeptkunst
aus der Sammlung’, Vienna, Austria
Dorsky Gallery, ‘The Constant Possibility of Erasure’, Long Island City NY
October Salon, Belgrade Cultural Center, ‘Art, Life and Confusion’,
Belgrade, Serbia
Galleria Francesca Kaufmann, ‘shape without form, shade without colour,
paralysed force, gesture without motion’, Milan, Italy
The Grimaldi Forum, ‘New York, New York: Fifty Years of Art
Architecture, Photography, Film and Video’, Monaco, Monaco
Centre George Pompidou, ‘Los Angeles 1955-1985’, Paris, France
Galleria Civica d’Arte Contemporanea, ‘The Discovery of the ElectronicBody.
Art and Video in the 70s’, Torre Pellice, Italy
Wilhelm Lehmbruck Museum, ‘Was ist Plastik? 100 Jahre – 100 Köpfe’,
Duisburg, Germany
Kunstverein Heidelberg, ‘Politische Wahrheiten’, Heidelberg, Germany
Luhring Augustine, ‘Portraits of Artists’, New York NY
2005 The Backroom, ‘The Backroom’, Los Angeles CA
Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, ‘Marking Time’, Los Angeles CA
Athenaeum Music and Arts Library, ‘Recent Acquisitions from the
Athenaeum’s Artist’s Books and Artworks Collection’, La Jolla CA
Kunstmuseum Basel, ‘Covering the Real: Art and the Press Picture
from Warhol to Tillmans’, Basel, Switzerland
Fondazione Antonio Ratti, ‘Generations of Art – 10 Years at FAR’, Como, Italy
Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst, ‘Nur hier? III’, Leipzig, Germany
Kunstmuseum Kloster Unser Lieben Frauen, ‘FLUXUS und Freunde’
Magdeburg, Germany
Museum der Moderne Salzburg, ‘Les Grands Spectacles’, Salzburg, Austria
2004 Tretjakov Gallery, ‘Berlin-Moskau / Moskau-Berlin 1950-2000’,
Moscow, Russia
Galerie Schüppenhauer, ‘Mary Bauermeister’, Cologne, Germany
Generali Foundation, ‘That bodies speak has been known for a long time’,
Vienna, Austria
San Francisco Art Institute, ‘Topographies’, San Francisco CA
Pasadena Museum of Californian Art, ‘Topographies’, Pasadena CA
Vlepo Gallery, ‘Life as Art: Dedicated to Allan Kaprow’, Staten Island NY
Museo d’arte contemporanea di Villa Croce, ‘Attraversare Genova: Percorsi
e linguaggi internazionali del contemporaneo. Anni ’60–‘70’, Genoa, Italy
2003 Martin Gropius Bau, ‘Berlin-Moskau / Moskau-Berlin’, Berlin, Germany
Baltimore Museum of Art, ‘Work Ethic’, Baltimore MD (Travelling Exhibition)
Des Moines Art Center, ‘Work Ethic’, Des Moines IA (Travelling Exhibition)
Wexner Center for the Arts, ‘Work Ethic’, Columbus OH
Mead Art Museum, ‘Critical Mass: Happenings, Fluxus, Performance,
Intermedia and Rutgers University 1958-1972’, Amherst MA
Mason Gross Art Galleries, ‘Critical Mass: Happenings, Fluxus,
Performance, Intermedia and Rutgers University 1958-1972’, New Brunswick
Musée d’Art Contemporain, ‘Collection. Nouvelle présentation’, Lyon, France
Castel Sant’Elmo, ‘Living Theater – Labirinti dell’Immaginario’, Naples, Italy
Albin O. Kuhn Library & Gallery, University of Maryland, ‘Intermedia:
The Dick Higgins Collection of U.M.B.C.’, Baltimore MD
2002 Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechologie, ‘Iconoclash’, Karlsruhe, Germany
Neues Museum Weserburg, ‘FLUXUS und Freunde’, Bremen, Germany
Neue Nationalgalerie, ‘Räume des XX. Jahrhunderts III’, Berlin, Germany
Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien, ‘The Collection’, Vienna
Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Representing Nature’, Chicago IL
Astrup Fearnley Museet for Moderne Kunst, ‘Passanger: The Viewer as
Participant’, Oslo, Norway
Cité de la musique, ‘Pianos anné zero’, Paris, France
2001 Musée National d’Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou,
‘Les Années Pop’, Paris
Oesterreichisches Museum für angewandte Kunst, ‘Dennis Hopper:
A System of Moments’, Vienna, Austria
Bergen Art Museum, The Stenersen Collection, ‘After the Beginning and
Before the End: Instruction Drawings’, Bergen, Norway
Museo Ideale Leonardo Da Vinci, ‘Leonardo in azione e poesia’, Florence
2000 Sprengel Museum, ‘Aller Anfang ist Merz’, Hanover, Germany
Kunsthaus Zürich, ‘HYPERMENTAL: Rampant Reality 1950-2000’, Zurich
Hamburger Kunsthalle, ‘HYPERMENTAL: Rampant Reality 1950-2000’
Hamburg, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
Stedelijk Museum Voor Actuele Kunst, ‘Over the Edges: The Corners o
Ghent’, Ghent, Belgium
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, ‘Made in California: NOW’,
Los Angeles
Generali Foundation, ‘RE-PLAY: Beginnings of International Media Art
in Austria’, Vienna, Austria
Musée d’art contemporain, ‘La collection: Installations l’exotisme sans
partage’, Lyon, France
Museum Fridericianum, ‘Das Lied Von Der Erde’, Kassel, Germany
Bergen Kunstmuseum, ‘Time: Suspend Your Flight’, Bergen, Norway
Listasafn Reykjavikur, ‘Time: Suspend Your Flight’, Reykjavik, Iceand
1999 Kunsthalle Fridericianum, ‘CHRONOS & KAIROS’, Kassel, Germany
Newark Museum, ‘Off-Limits: Rutgers University and the Avant-Garde,
1957–63’ (cur. Jacobs, Joe), Newark NJ
Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery, ‘Experiments in the Everyday: Allan
Kaprow and Robert Watts – Events, Objects, Documents’, New York NY
Whitney Museum of American Art, ‘The American Century: Art and Culture
1950-2000’, New York
Galerie Vostell, ‘Fluxus in America’, Berlin, Germany
Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Out of Actions: Between Performance and
the Object, 1949–79’, Tokyo, Japan (Travelling Exhibition)
1998 Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Out of Actions: Between Performance and
the Object, 1949–79’ (cur. Schimmel, Paul), Los Angeles CA
MAK Center, ‘Out of Actions: Between Performance and the Object,
1949–79’, Vienna, Austria (Travelling Exhibition)
Museu d’Art Contemporani, ‘Out of Actions: Between Performance and
the Object, 1949–79’, Barcelona, Spain (Travelling Exhibition)
Castello di Rivoli, ‘Sunshine & Noir: Art in Los Angeles 1960-97’, Turin, Italy
Armand Hammer Museum, ‘Sunshine & Noir: Art in Los Angeles 1960-97’,
Los Angeles CA (Travelling Exhibition)
1997 Museo d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, ‘Trash:
When Trash Becomes Art’, Trento, Italy
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, ‘Sunshine & Noir: Art in Los Angeles
1960-97’, Humlebaek, Denmark, (Travelling Exhibition)
Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, ‘Sunshine & Noir: Art in Los Angeles 1960-97’,
Wolfsburg, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
Galleria Andrea Contini, ‘Fluxus and Arte Povera’, Genoa, Italy
1996 M.H. de Young Memorial Museum, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco,
‘Beat Culture and the New America: 1950–1965’, San Francisco CA
Walker Art Center, ‘Beat Culture and the New America: 1950–1965’,
Minneapolis MN (Travelling Exhibition)
1995  Neue Gesellschaft für Bildende Kunst, ‘NO!art’, Berlin, Germany
Whitney Museum of American Art, ‘Beat Culture and the New America:
1950–1965’, New York NY (Travelling Exhibition)
Kasseler Kunstverein, ‘Save/Give – Life is art enough’, Kassel, Germany
1994 American Federation of Arts, ‘Neo-Dada: Redefining Art. 1958-1962’,
New York NY
Medienbiennale Leipzig, ‘Minima Media: Documentation of the
Medienbiennale Leipzig 94’, Leipzig, Germany
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, ‘In the Spirit of Fluxus’, Santa Barbara CA
Museum of Modern Art, ‘In the Spirit of Fluxus’, San Francisco CA
Fundacio Antoni Tàpies, ‘In the Spirit of Fluxus’, Barcelona, Spain
Wexner Center for the Visual Arts, ‘In the Spirit of Fluxus’, Columbus OH
1993 La Biennale di Venezia, ‘XVL Esposizione Internazionale d’Arte 1993’
Walker Art Center, ‘In the Spirit of Fluxus’, Minneapolis MN
Whitney Museum of American Art, ‘In the Spirit of Fluxus’, New York NY
Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘In the Spirit of Fluxus’, Chicago IL
1992 Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Hand-Painted Pop: American Art in
Transition’ Los Angeles CA and New York NY
Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, ‘Pop Art’, Montreal, Canada
1991 Royal Academy of Arts and Weidenfeld & Nicolson, ‘Pop Art. A Continuing
Story’, London
1987 documenta 8, Kassel, Germany
1986 The New Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Making an Art of Everyday Life’,
New York NY
1984 Whitney Museum of American Art, ‘Blam!: The Explosion of Pop,
Minimalism and Performance 1958-1964’, New York NY
1977 documenta 6, Kassel, Germany
1976 Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, ‘Frames of Mind’, Berlin, Germany
1973 Parcheggio di Villa Borghese, ‘Contemporanea: Incontri Internazionali d’Arte’, Rome, Italy
1970 Neuer Kölnischer Kunstverein, ‘Happening and Fluxus’, Cologne, Germany
1967 Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, ‘Pictures to be Read,
Poetry to be Seen’, Chicago
Stony Brook University Art Gallery, ‘Artists: Professors at Stony Brook’
1964 P.V.I. Gallery, ‘Around for Travel’, New York NY
1963  NO SHOW, Gertrude Stein Gallery, New York NY
1961  Involvement show, March Gallery, New York NY
1960 Judson Gallery, ‘The Ray Gun Spex’, New York NY
1958 Hansa Gallery, ‘Untitled Environment’, New York NY

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