Born in Mumbai, 1954
Lives and works in London

Selected Solo Exhibitions, Commissions and Projects

2017
‘Anish Kapoor. My Red Homeland’, Musée d’Art et Contemporain, Saint–Ètienne Mètropole, France (current)
‘Concept of Happiness. Anish Kapoor’s Outline of Collapse’, Eye of Gyre, Tokyo
‘Places of Origin–Monuments for the 21st Century’, MAST Foundation, Bologna, Italy (current)
‘Ark Nova’, Lucerne Festival, Tokyo Midtown
‘Destierro’, Parque de la Memoria, Buenos Aires
‘Descension’, Brooklyn Bridge Park, Public Art Fund, New York, USA
‘Anish Kapoor’, Lisson Gallery, London
‘Stackhouse’, Winnipeg Warming Huts, Manitoba, Canada
‘Anish Kapoor’, Galleria Massimo Minini, Brescia, Italy

2016
‘Anish Kapoor’, Museo d’Arte Contemporane, Rome
‘Anish Kapoor’, Galleria Continua, Havana
‘Descension’, Nuit Blanche 2016, The Seine, Paris
‘Anish Kapoor’, Gagosian, Hong Kong
‘Anish Kapoor’, Scai The Bathhouse, Tokyo
‘Gathering Clouds’, Kukje Gallery, Seoul
‘Anish Kapoor’, Casamadre Arte Contemporanea, Naples, Italy
‘Tristan and Isolde’, Set design, English National Opera, London Coliseum
‘Archaeology, Biology’, Museo Universitario Arte Contemporáneo, UNAM, Mexico City
‘Anish Kapoor’, Lisson Gallery, Milan, Italy
‘Anish Kapoor’, Gladstone Gallery, New York, USA

2015
‘Ascension’, Follia Continua, Paris
‘Ark Nova’, Lucerne Festival, Fukushima, Japan
‘My Red Homeland’, The Jewish Museum and Tolerance Center, Moscow
‘Anish Kapoor Chez Le Corbusier’, La Tourette, Lyon, France
‘Anish Kapoor Versailles’, Château de Versailles
‘Descension’, Galleria Continua, San Gimignano, Italy
‘Anish Kapoor’, Lisson Gallery, London
‘Anish Kapoor’, Gladstone Gallery, Brussels
‘Anish Kapoor’, Regen Projects, Los Angeles, USA

2014
‘Ark Nova’, Lucerne Festival, Sendai, Japan
‘Descension’, Kochi-Muziris Biennale, India

2013
‘Kapoor in Berlin’, Martin–Gropius–Bau, Berlin
‘Anish Kapoor in Istanbul’, Sakıp Sabancı Müzesi, Istanbul
‘Anish Kapoor’, Galleria Continua, Le Moulin, France
‘Ark Nova’, Lucerne Festival, Matsushima, Japan

2012
‘Anish Kapoor’, MCA Sydney
‘Anish Kapoor’, Leeum, Samsung Museum of Art, Seoul
‘Anish Kapoor’, Lisson Gallery, London
‘Anish Kapoor’, De Pont Museum of Contemporary Art, Tilburg, Netherlands
‘Parcifal’. Set Design. Het Muzietheatre, De Nederlands Opera, Amsterdam
‘Orbit’, Queen Elizabeth Park, London
‘Anish Kapoor’, Pinchuk Art Centre, Kyiv
‘Anish Kapoor’, Gladstone Gallery, New York, USA

2011
‘Anish Kapoor’, Rotonda della Besana, Milan, Italy
‘Dirty Corner’, Fabricca del Vappore, Milan, Italy
‘Leviathan’, Monumenta 2011, Grand Palais, Paris
‘Between Shit and Architecture’, Galerie Kamel Mennour, Chapelle des Petits Augustins, Beaux-Arts de Paris
‘Flashback’, Manchester Art Gallery; Sculpture Court, Edinburgh College of Art; Nottingham Castle Museum and Art Gallery, U.K, 2012
‘Ascension’, Basilica di San Giorgio Maggiore, Venice, Italy

2010
‘Anish Kapoor, Delhi Mumbai’, National Gallery of
Modern Art and Mehboob Studios, Mumbai, India
‘Turning the World Upside Down’,
Kensington Gardens, The Royal Parks and the
Serpentine Gallery, London
‘Temenos’, Middlesbrough, Tees Valley, UK
‘Anish Kapoor’, Museo Guggenheim de Arte Moderno
y Contemporáneo, Bilbao, Spain
‘Turning the World Upside Down’, Israel Museum, Jerusalem
‘Anish Kapoor’, Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art,
Middlesbrough, U.K

2009
‘Shooting into the Corner’, MAK, Vienna
‘Anish Kapoor’, Royal Academy, London
Guest Artistic Director, Brighton Festival
‘Earth Cinema’, Arte Pollini, Basilicata, Italy
‘Dismemberment, Site I’, The Farm, Kaipara Bay, New Zealand

2008
‘Past, Present, Future’, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, USA
‘Place/No Place’: Anish Kapoor in Architecture,
Royal Institute of British Architects, London
‘Pelleas and Mellisander’. Set Design. La Monnaie, Brussells
‘Memory’, Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin (travelled to Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York)
‘Pelleas and Mellisander’. Set Design. La Monnaie, Brussells

2007
‘Svayambh’, Musee des Beaux-Arts, Nantes, France
‘Svayambh’, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany
‘In-I’. Set design. Akram Khan Company, Queen Elizathe Hall, London

2006
‘Ascension’, Centro Cultural Banco Do Brasil, Rio de Janeiro (travelled to Brasilia and Sao Paulo)
‘Sky Mirror’, Rockefeller Center, New York, USA
‘My Red Homeland’, CAC Malaga, Spain

2004
‘Whiteout’, Gladstone Gallery, New York, USA
‘Melancholia’, MAC Grand Hornu, Belgium
‘Cloud Gate’, Millennium Park, Chicago, USA
‘L’Origine du monde’, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Japan

2003
‘My Red Homeland’, Kunsthaus, Bregenz, Austria
‘Painting’, Lisson Gallery, London
‘Anish Kapoor’, Museo Archeologico Nazionale, Naples, Italy
‘Idomeneo’, Set design, Glyndebourne, Lewes, Sussex, U.K

2002
‘Marsyas’, The Unilever Series: Anish Kapoor, Turbine Hall, Tate Modern, London
‘Kaash’ Set design. Akram Khan Company, Festival Hall, London

2001
‘Anish Kapoor’, Barbara Gladstone, New York, USA
‘Sky Mirror’, Nottingham Playhouse, Nottingham, UK
‘Anish Kapoor’, Taidehalli, Helsinki
‘Anish Kapoor’, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, USA

2000
‘Blood’, Lisson Gallery, London
‘Taratantara’, Piazza Plebicito, Naples, USA

1999
‘Taratantara’, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, UK

1998
‘Anish Kapoor’, Hayward Gallery, London
‘Her Blood’, La Chapelle de la Salpetriere, Paris
‘Anish Kapoor’, Dobre Espacio, Centro Galego de Arte Contemporanea, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
‘Anish Kapoor’, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, USA

1997
‘Anish Kapoor’, Galerie Lucien Durand, Paris

1996
‘Anish Kapoor’, Kunst-Station Sankt Peter, Cologne, Germany
‘Anish Kapoor’ Galleria Massimo Minini, Brescia, Italy

1995
‘Anish Kapoor’, DePont Foundation, Tilburg, Netherlands
(travelled to Nishimura Gallery, Tokyo)
‘Mountain’, Toronto, Canada
‘Anish Kapoor’, Fondazione Prada, Milan, Italy

1994
‘Mountain’, Tachikawa Art Project, outside Tokyo
‘Anish Kapoor’, Mala Galerija, Moderna Galerija Ljubljana, Slovenia

1993
‘Anish Kapoor’, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Isreal
‘River Run’ Set design, Queen Elizabeth Hall, London
Anish Kapoor, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New Your, USA

1992
‘Anish Kapoor’, San Diego Museum of Contemporary Art, La Jolla, USA
‘Anish Kapoor’, Stuart Regen Gallery, Los Angeles, USA

1991
‘Anish Kapoor’, Palacio de Velazquez, Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid
‘Anish Kapoor’, Kunstverein Hannover, Germany

1990
‘Anish Kapoor’, XLIV Biennale di Venezia, British Pavilion, Venice, Italy
‘Drawings’, Tate Gallery, London
‘Anish Kapoor’, Le Magasin, Centre National d’Art Contemporain, Grenoble, France

1989
‘Anish Kapoor’, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, USA
‘Anish Kapoor’, Kohji Ogura Gallery, Nagoya, Japan
‘Void Field’, Lisson Gallery, London

1988
Lisson Gallery, London

1987
‘Anish Kapoor:Works on Paper 1975 – 1987’, Ray Hughes Gallery, Sydney (travelled to MOMA, Brisbane, Australia)

1986
‘Anish Kapoor’, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo
‘Sensual Transcendence: The Sculpture of Anish Kapoor’, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, New York, USA
‘Anish Kapoor: Sculpture’ Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, USA

1985
‘Anish Kapoor’, Kunsthalle, Basel, Switzerland (travelled to Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven)

1984
‘Anish Kapoor’, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, USA

1983
‘Feeling into Form’, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, U.K
(travelled to Le Nouveau Musée, Villeurbanne/Lyon)
Lisson Gallery, London
Anish Kapoor: Beeldhouwwerken” Galerie’t Venster, Rotterdam, Netherlands

1982
‘Anish Kapoor’, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, U.L
Lisson Gallery, London

1981
‘Anish Kapoor’, Coracle Press, London

1980
Patrice Alexandre, Paris