APAH Contemporary Art

Timeline created by mkmoeller
  • Arshile Gorky. The Liver is the Cock’s Comb, 1944

    Arshile Gorky. The Liver is the Cock’s Comb, 1944
  • Period: to

    Contemporary Art

  • WWII ends

  • Francis Bacon. Painting, 1946

    Francis Bacon. Painting, 1946
  • Karel Appel. Questioning Children, 1949

    Karel Appel. Questioning Children, 1949
  • Lucian Freud. Girl with a White Dog, 1950-1951

    Lucian Freud. Girl with a White Dog, 1950-1951
  • Jackson Pollock. Autumn Rhythm, 1950

    Jackson Pollock. Autumn Rhythm, 1950
  • Willem de Kooning. Excavation, 1950

    Willem de Kooning. Excavation, 1950
  • Willem de Kooning. Woman I, 1950-52

    Willem de Kooning. Woman I, 1950-52
  • Jackson Pollock. Number 1, 1950 (Lavender Mist)

    Jackson Pollock. Number 1, 1950 (Lavender Mist)
  • Franz Kline. Chief, 1950

    Franz Kline. Chief, 1950
  • Barnett Newman. Vir Heroicus Sublimis, 1950-51

    Barnett Newman. Vir Heroicus Sublimis, 1950-51
  • Bernard Meadows, Black Crab, 1951-52

    Bernard Meadows, Black Crab, 1951-52
  • Jean Dubuffet. Vie Inquiète, 1953

  • Jean Dubuffet. Vie Inquiète, 1953

    Jean Dubuffet. Vie Inquiète, 1953
  • Robert Rauschenberg. Erased DeKooning, 1953

    Robert Rauschenberg. Erased DeKooning, 1953
  • Alberto Giacometti. Bust of Diego, bronze, 1954

    Alberto Giacometti. Bust of Diego, bronze, 1954
  • Mark Rothko. Ochre and Red on Red, 1954

    Mark Rothko. Ochre and Red on Red, 1954
  • Jasper Johns. Flag, 1954-55

    Jasper Johns. Flag, 1954-55
  • Jasper Johns. Target with Four Faces, 1955

    Jasper Johns. Target with Four Faces, 1955
  • Kazuo Shiraga. Making a Work with His Own Body, 1955

    Kazuo Shiraga. Making a Work with His Own Body, 1955
  • Richard Hamilton. Just what is it that makes today’s homes so different, so appealing? 1956

    Richard Hamilton. Just what is it that makes today’s homes so different, so appealing? 1956
  • Ad Reinhardt. Abstract Painting, 1957

    Ad Reinhardt. Abstract Painting, 1957
  • Irving Penn. Pablo Picasso, Cannes, France, 1957

    Irving Penn. Pablo Picasso, Cannes, France, 1957
  • Robert Frank. Newburgh, New York from the series The Americans, 1953-57

    Robert Frank. Newburgh, New York from the series The Americans, 1953-57
  • Yves Klein. Le Vide (The Void), 1958

    Yves Klein. Le Vide (The Void), 1958
  • Robert Rauschenberg. Monogram, 1955-59

    Robert Rauschenberg. Monogram, 1955-59
  • Yves Klein. International Klein Blue 79, 1959

    Yves Klein. International Klein Blue 79, 1959
  • Jean Tinguely. Homage to New York, 1960

    Jean Tinguely. Homage to New York, 1960
  • Yves Klein. The Monotone Symphony, 1960

    Yves Klein. The Monotone Symphony, 1960
  • Claes Oldenburg, The Store, 1961

    Claes Oldenburg, The Store, 1961
  • Niki de Saint-Phalle. Shooting Picture, 1961

    Niki de Saint-Phalle. Shooting Picture, 1961
  • Andy Warhol. 200 Campbell Soup Cans, 1962

    Andy Warhol. 200 Campbell Soup Cans, 1962
  • Andy Warhol. Marilyn Diptych, 1962

    Andy Warhol. Marilyn Diptych, 1962
  • Diane Arbus. Child with Toy Hand Grenade, New York, 1962

    Diane Arbus. Child with Toy Hand Grenade, New York, 1962
  • Roy Lichtenstein. Hopeless, 1963

    Roy Lichtenstein. Hopeless, 1963
  • Ellsworth Kelly, Red, Blue, Green, 1963

    Ellsworth Kelly, Red, Blue, Green, 1963
  • Dan Flavin. Pink Out of a Corner (To Jasper Johns), 1963

    Dan Flavin. Pink Out of a Corner (To Jasper Johns), 1963
  • Gerhard Richter. Secretary, 1964

    Gerhard Richter. Secretary,  1964
  • Frank Stella. Mas o Menos (More or Less), 1964

    Frank Stella. Mas o Menos (More or Less), 1964
  • Louise Nevelson, Black Chord, 1964

    Louise Nevelson, Black Chord, 1964
  • Carolee Schneeman. Meat Joy, 1964

    Carolee Schneeman. Meat Joy, 1964
  • Francis Bacon. Three Studies for Figures at the Base of a Crucifixion, 1965

    Francis Bacon. Three Studies for Figures at the Base of a Crucifixion, 1965
  • Joseph Kosuth. One and Three Chairs, 1965

    Joseph Kosuth. One and Three Chairs, 1965
  • Joseph Beuys. How to Explain Pictures to a Dead Hare, 1965

    Joseph Beuys. How to Explain Pictures to a Dead Hare, 1965
  • Ed Kienholz. The State Hospital, 1966

    Ed Kienholz. The State Hospital, 1966
  • Marcel Duchamp. Etant Donnes: 1. La chute d’eau, 2. Le gaz d’eclairage, 1946-1966

    Marcel Duchamp. Etant Donnes: 1. La chute d’eau, 2. Le gaz d’eclairage,  1946-1966
  • Eva Hesse. Hang-Up, 1965-66

    Eva Hesse. Hang-Up, 1965-66
  • David Hockney. A Bigger Splash, 1967

    David Hockney. A Bigger Splash, 1967
  • Helen Frankenthaler. Bay Side, 1967

    Helen Frankenthaler. Bay Side, 1967
  • Donald Judd, Untitled, 1967

    Donald Judd, Untitled, 1967
  • Michelangelo Pistoletto. Venus of the Rags, 1967

    Michelangelo Pistoletto. Venus of the Rags, 1967
  • Guy Debord. Society of the Spectacle, 1967

    Guy Debord. Society of the Spectacle, 1967
  • Bruce Nauman. The True Artist Helps the World by Revealing Mystic Truths (Window or Wall Sign), 1967

    Bruce Nauman. The True Artist Helps the World by Revealing Mystic Truths (Window or Wall Sign), 1967
  • Louise Bourgeois. Cumul I, 1968

    Louise Bourgeois. Cumul I, 1968
  • 1968 Rebellions

    1968 Rebellions
  • Eddie Adams. Execution of a Viet Cong Guerrilla, 1968

    Eddie Adams. Execution of a Viet Cong Guerrilla, 1968
  • Chuck Close. Self-Portrait, 1968

    Chuck Close. Self-Portrait, 1968
  • Giuseppe Penone. To turn one’s eyes inside out, 1970

    Giuseppe Penone. To turn one’s eyes inside out, 1970
  • Robert Smithson, Spiral Jetty, 1970

    Robert Smithson, Spiral Jetty, 1970
  • Gilbert & George. The Singing Sculpture, 1970

    Gilbert & George. The Singing Sculpture, 1970
  • Richard Estes. Nedick’s. 1970

    Richard Estes. Nedick’s. 1970
  • Duane Hanson. Artist with Ladder,1972

    Duane Hanson. Artist with Ladder,1972
  • Ana Mendieta. Flowers on Body, 1973

    Ana Mendieta. Flowers on Body, 1973
  • Joseph Beuys. I Like America and America Likes Me, 1974

    Joseph Beuys. I Like America and America Likes Me, 1974
  • Marina Abramovic. Rhythm 0, 1974

    Marina Abramovic. Rhythm 0, 1974
  • Richard Long. A Line in the Himalayas, 1975

    Richard Long. A Line in the Himalayas, 1975
  • Walter de Maria. The Lighting Field. 1977

    Walter de Maria. The Lighting Field. 1977
  • Marina Abramovic. Imponderabilia, 1977

    Marina Abramovic. Imponderabilia, 1977
  • Audrey Flack. Marilyn, 1977

    Audrey Flack. Marilyn, 1977
  • Judy Chicago, The Dinner Party, 1979

    Judy Chicago, The Dinner Party, 1979
  • Cindy Sherman Untitled 1979

    Cindy Sherman Untitled 1979
  • Mark Tansey. A Short History of Modernist Painting, 1979-1980

    Mark Tansey. A Short History of Modernist Painting, 1979-1980
  • Sandy Skoglund. Radioactive Cats, 1980

    Sandy Skoglund. Radioactive Cats, 1980
  • Richard Serra. Tilted Arc, 1981

    Richard Serra. Tilted Arc, 1981
  • Bridget Riley. Ra 2, 1981

    Bridget Riley. Ra 2, 1981
  • Jean-Michel Basquiat. Red Kings, 1981

    Jean-Michel Basquiat. Red Kings, 1981
  • Hannah Wilke. S.O.S. – Starification Object Series, 1974-1982

    Hannah Wilke. S.O.S. – Starification Object Series, 1974-1982
  • Magdalena Abakanowicz. 80 Backs, 1982

    Magdalena Abakanowicz. 80 Backs, 1982
  • Maya Ying Lin. Vietnam Veterans Memorial, 1981-1983

    Maya Ying Lin. Vietnam Veterans Memorial, 1981-1983
  • Christo & Jeanne-Claude. Surrounded Islands, 1980-83

    Christo & Jeanne-Claude. Surrounded Islands, 1980-83
  • Anselm Kiefer. To the Unknown Painter, 1983

    Anselm Kiefer. To the Unknown Painter, 1983
  • Mark Tansey, Triumph of the New York School, 1984

    Mark Tansey, Triumph of the New York School, 1984
  • Sergey Borisov. Glasnost and Perestroika, 1986

    Sergey Borisov. Glasnost and Perestroika, 1986
  • Jeff Koons. Pink Panther, 1988

    Jeff Koons. Pink Panther, 1988
  • Barbara Kruger. Untitled (Your Body is a Battleground), 1989

    Barbara Kruger. Untitled (Your Body is a Battleground), 1989
  • Guerilla Girls. Do Women Have to be Naked? 1989

    Guerilla Girls. Do Women Have to be Naked? 1989
  • Alexander Kosolapov. Molotov Cocktail, 1989

    Alexander Kosolapov. Molotov Cocktail, 1989
  • Fall of the Berlin Wall, 1989

    Fall of the Berlin Wall, 1989
  • Andres Serrano. Piss Christ, 1989

    Andres Serrano. Piss Christ, 1989
  • I. M. Pei. Pyramide de Louvre, 1989

    I. M. Pei. Pyramide de Louvre, 1989
  • Shepard Fairey. Obey, 1989

    Shepard Fairey. Obey, 1989
  • Kiki Smith. Untitled, 1990

    Kiki Smith. Untitled, 1990
  • Jenny Holzer. Untitled (Selections from Truisms), 1989-1990

    Jenny Holzer. Untitled (Selections from Truisms), 1989-1990
  • David Hammons. Public Enemy, 1991

    David Hammons. Public Enemy, 1991
  • Christian Boltanski. Monument Odessa, 1991

    Christian Boltanski. Monument Odessa, 1991
  • Damien Hirst. The Physical Impossibility of Death in the Mind of Someone Living, 1991

    Damien Hirst. The Physical Impossibility of Death in the Mind of Someone Living,  1991
  • Felix Gonzalez-Torres. Untitled (Portrait of Ross in L.A.), 1991

    Felix Gonzalez-Torres. Untitled (Portrait of Ross in L.A.), 1991
  • Rachel Whiteread. House, 1992

    Rachel Whiteread. House, 1992
  • Douglas Gordan. 24hour Psycho, 1993

    Douglas Gordan. 24hour Psycho, 1993
  • Gillian Wearing. Signs that say what you want them to say and not Signs that say what someone else wants you to say, 1992-93

    Gillian Wearing. Signs that say what you want them to say and not Signs that say what someone else wants you to say, 1992-93
  • Marcus Harvey. Myra, 1995

    Marcus Harvey. Myra, 1995
  • Chris Ofili. The Holy Virgin Mary, 1996

    Chris Ofili. The Holy Virgin Mary, 1996
  • Sarah Lucas. Self Portrait with Fried Eggs, 1996

    Sarah Lucas. Self Portrait with Fried Eggs, 1996
  • Rikrit Tiravanija. Pad Thai, 1991-1996

    Rikrit Tiravanija. Pad Thai, 1991-1996
  • Marina Abramovic. Balkan Baroque, 1997

    Marina Abramovic. Balkan Baroque, 1997
  • Tony Oursler. Mansheshe, 1997

    Tony Oursler. Mansheshe, 1997
  • Tracy Emin. My Bed, 1999

    Tracy Emin. My Bed, 1999
  • Yinka Shonibare, MBE. The Swing (after Fragonard), 2001

    Yinka Shonibare, MBE. The Swing (after Fragonard), 2001
  • Francis Alys. When Faith Moves Mountain, 2002

    Francis Alys. When Faith Moves Mountain, 2002
  • Thomas Hirschhorn. Cavemanman, 2002

    Thomas Hirschhorn. Cavemanman, 2002
  • Matthew Barney. Cremaster Cycle, 2003

    Matthew Barney. Cremaster Cycle, 2003
  • An-My Le. 29 Palms (Night Operations), 2003-2004

    An-My Le. 29 Palms (Night Operations), 2003-2004
  • Anish Kapoor. Cloud Gate, 2004

    Anish Kapoor. Cloud Gate, 2004
  • Bob & Roberta Smith. Make Your Own Damn Art, 2005

    Bob & Roberta Smith. Make Your Own Damn Art, 2005
  • Steve McQueen. Queen and Country, 2006

    Steve McQueen. Queen and Country, 2006
  • Carsten Holler. Test Slides, 2006

    Carsten Holler. Test Slides, 2006
  • Sophie Calle. Take Care of Yourself, 2007

    Sophie Calle. Take Care of Yourself, 2007
  • Damien Hirst. For the Love of God, 2007

    Damien Hirst. For the Love of God, 2007
  • Pipilotti Rist. A la belle etoile, 2007

    Pipilotti Rist. A la belle etoile, 2007
  • Jennifer Allora & Guillermo Calzadilla. A Man Screaming is Not a Dancing Bear, 2008

    Jennifer Allora & Guillermo Calzadilla. A Man Screaming is Not a Dancing Bear, 2008
  • Shepard Fairey. Obama Hope, 2008

    Shepard Fairey. Obama Hope, 2008
  • Ai Wei Wei. So Sorry, 2009

    Ai Wei Wei. So Sorry, 2009
  • Jeremy Deller. It is What it Is, USA, 2009

    Jeremy Deller. It is What it Is, USA, 2009
  • Antony Gormley. One & Other, 2009

    Antony Gormley. One & Other, 2009
  • Yinka Shonibare, MBE. Nelson’s Ship in a Bottle, 2010

    Yinka Shonibare, MBE. Nelson’s Ship in a Bottle, 2010
  • Takashi Murakami. Tongari-Kun, 2010

    Takashi Murakami. Tongari-Kun, 2010
  • Barbara Kruger. The Globe Shrinks, 2010

    Barbara Kruger. The Globe Shrinks, 2010
  • Thyra Hilden & Pio Diaz. Colosseum on Fire, City on Fire series, 2010

    Thyra Hilden & Pio Diaz. Colosseum on Fire, City on Fire series, 2010
  • Antony Gormley. Event Horizon, 2010

    Antony Gormley. Event Horizon, 2010
  • Ai Weiwei. Sunflower Seeds, 2010

    Ai Weiwei. Sunflower Seeds, 2010
  • Jennifer Allora & Guillermo Calzadilla. Stop, Repair, Prepare, 2010

    Jennifer Allora & Guillermo Calzadilla. Stop, Repair, Prepare, 2010
  • Alexa Mead. Curated, 2010

    Alexa Mead. Curated, 2010