Walead Beshty (born London, UK, 1976) is a Los Angeles-based artist and writer. Beshty earned a Bachelor of Arts from Bard College in 1999, and a Master of Fine Arts from Yale University School of Art in 2002. He is an Associate Professor in the Graduate Art Department at Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, and has taught at numerous schools including University of California, Los Angeles; University of California, Irvine; the California Institute of the Arts; School of the Art Institute of Chicago; and the MFA Program at Bard College. Beshty has exhibited widely in numerous institutions and galleries around the world, and is represented by Regen Projects, Los Angeles; Petzel Gallery, New York; Thomas Dane Gallery, London; Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels; and Capitain Petzel, Berlin.

Walead Beshty
Walead Beshty
London, 1976
UK

Current Exhibitions

Second Hand

Jameel Arts Centre

03 Jul — 23 Nov
Gathering together the works from the Art Jameel Collection that explore materiality in contemporary art practice by local, regional as well as international artists, “Second Hand” focuses on the artworks...

More / Less

de la Cruz Collection

01 Dec — 30 Nov
More / Less groups works by several international contemporary artists, produced during the last thirty years. The exhibition wants to investigate shifts in contemporary visual culture creating a mutual dialogue between...

Past Exhibitions

Face and Form

de la Cruz Collection
01/12/2017 — 30/11/2018

Progressive Praxis

de la Cruz Collection
29/11/2016 — 29/11/2017

You’ve Got to Know the Rules…to Break Them

de la Cruz Collection
01/12/2015 — 08/10/2016

Contacts & Details

City of birth: London Country of birth: UK Date of birth: 1976 Lives in: Los Angeles, USA