Walker Kara

Born in Stockton, 1969 and lives in New York, USA

New York-based artist Kara Walker is best known for her candid investigation of race, gender, sexuality, and violence through silhouetted figures that have appeared in numerous exhibitions worldwide.

No Man’s Land: Women Artists from the RFC
The Rubell Family Collection/Contemporary Arts Foundation presents NO MAN’S LAND: Women Artists from...
02 Dec 2015 - 28 May 2016
Kara Walker: Norma
Victoria Miro presents  the second of two exhibitions at the gallery this autumn by the celebrated...
13 Nov 2015 - 16 Jan 2015
Scenes for a New Heritage: Contemporary Art from the Collection
“Scenes for a New Heritage: Contemporary Art from the Collection” is a sweeping reinstallation...
08 Apr 2015 - 02 Apr 2016
Belief + Doubt: Selections From The Francie Bishop Good and David Horvitz Collection
This exhibition provides a snapshot of contemporary art from the 1990s to the present with works by more...
26 Aug 2016 - 22 Jan 2017
“Protest” is an exhibition of historical and contemporary works by sixteen artists concerned...
23 Sep 2016 - 05 Nov 2016
The White Hunter. African Memories and representation
Curated by Marco Scontini, the group show consists of 120 works by 40 different artists, confronting...
31 Mar 2017 - 03 Jun 2017
Kara Walker Solo Show
DESTE Foundation for Contemporary Art presents a site-specific exhibition by Kara Walker in the foundation’s...
20 Jun 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
Resident Alien. The Marin Karmitz Collection
Marin Karmitz presents part of his collection of over 200 works assembled in the course of over thirty...
15 Oct 2017 - 21 Jan 2018
Never Free to Rest
The exhibition brings together works by six artists who utilize the radical language of abstraction to...
11 Nov 2017 - 16 Dec 2017
Histórias Afro-Atlânticas (Afro-Atlantic Histories)
“Afro-Atlantic Histories” features 450 works by 214 artists ranging from the 16th to 21st...
28 Jun 2018 - 10 Oct 2018
Histórias Afro-Atlânticas (Afro-Atlantic Histories)
The collective exhibition “Histórias Afro-Atlânticas” involves two of the main cultural institutions...
30 Jun 2018 - 21 Oct 2018
The World on Paper
The World on Paper is the opening collective exhibition of PalaisPopulaire, which features works...
27 Sep 2018 - 07 Jan 2019
Homeless Souls
Gathering together a dozen artistic voices from countries around the world for a conversation about exile...
27 Jun 2019 - 22 Sep 2019
Hyundai Commission: Kara Walker
Artist Kara Walker undertakes the Hyundai Motor commission for the year 2019, intervening in the setting...
02 Oct 2019 - 05 Apr 2020
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