Europe’s Top 50 galleries part 2

Iceland

Börkur Arnarson of i8 GalleryPhoto: © grapevine.is

i8 Gallery, Reykjavík

Börkur Arnarson, Director and Owner; Audur Jörundsdóttir, Director

Birgir Andrésson, Ingólfur Arnarsson, Margrét H. Blöndal, Ólafur Elíasson, Hreinn Fridfinnsson, Kristján Gudmundsson, Sigurdur Gudmundsson, Elín Hansdóttir, Roni Horn, Janice Kerbel, Ragnar Kjartansson, Alicja Kwade, Ernesto Neto, Eggert Pétursson, Ragna Róbertsdóttir, Karin Sander, Egill Sæbjörnsson, Hrafnkell Sigurdsson, Ignacio Uriarte, Thór Vigfússon, Lawrence Weiner

Ireland

Installation at Kerlin Gallery Photo: © contemporaryartdaily.com

Kerlin Gallery, Dublin

David Fitzgerald, Darragh Hogan, John Kennedy, Directors

Phillip Allen, Gerard Byrne, Phil Collins, Dorothy Cross, Willie Doherty, Aleana Egan, Mark Francis, Maureen Gallace, Mark Garry, Liam Gillick, David Godbold, Richard Gorman, Guggi, Siobhán Hapaska, Callum Innes, Jaki Irvine, Merlin James, Sam Keogh, Samuel Laurence Cunnane, Elizabeth Magill, Brian Maguire, Eoin Mc Hugh, Stephen McKenna, William McKeown, Isabel Nolan, Jan Pleitner, Kathy Prendergast, Sean Scully, Paul Seawright, Liliane Tomasko, Paul Winstanley

Italy

Franco Noero Photo: © artribune.com

Galleria Franco Noero, Torino

Franco Noero, Founder

Darren Bader, Pablo Bronstein, Tom Burr, Jeff Burton, Neil Campbell, Andrew Dadson, Jason Dodge, Sam Falls, Lara Favaretto, Martino Gamper, Henrik Håkansson, Mark Handforth, Arturo Herrera, Gabriel Kuri, Phillip Lai, Jim Lambie, Robert Mapplethorpe, Paulo Nazareth, Mike Nelson, Henrik Olesen, Kirsten Pieroth, Steven Shearer, Simon Starling, Tunga, Costa Vece, Francesco Vezzoli

Installation at Frutta Gallery Photo: © the gallery

Frutta, Roma

James Gardner, Founder and Director

Stefano Calligaro, Gabriele De Santis, Stephen Felton, Ditte Gantriis, Jacopo Miliani, Alek O., Alex Rathbone, Yonatan Vinitsky

Francesca Kaufmann and Chiara Repetto of Kaufmann Repetto Photo: © artphaire.com

Kaufmann Repetto, Milano

Chiara Repetto and Francesca Kaufmann, Founders and Directors

Andrea Bowers, Candice Breitz, Pierpaolo Campanini, Gianni Caravaggio, Maggie Cardelús, Talia Chetrit, Thea Djordjadze, Shannon Ebner, Latifa Echakhch, Edi Hila, Judith Hopf, Nicola Martini, Carlo Mollino, Dianna Molzan, Yoshua Okon, Adrian Paci, Nicolas Party, Dan Perjovschi, Eva Rothschild, Aida Ruilova. Matt Sheridan Smith, Lily Van Der Stokker, Billy Sullivan, Pae White, Thomas Zipp

Lia RummaPhoto: © Vogue

Galleria Lia Rumma, Milano and Napoli

Lia Rumma, Founder

Marina Abramovic, Ivan Bazak, Vanessa Beecroft, Victor Burgin, Alberto Burri, Enrico Castellani, Clegg & Guttmann, Gino De Dominicis, Günther Förg, Granular Synthesis, Michele Guido, Andreas Gursky, Gary Hill, Douglas Huebler, Alfredo Jaar, Ilya Kabakov, William Kentridge, Anselm Kiefer, Joseph Kosuth, Hendrik Krawen, David Lamelas, Domenico, Antonio Mancini, Marzia Migliora, Mocellin-Pellegrini, Luca Monterastelli, Reinhard Mucha, Ugo Mulas, Sabah Naim, Michelangelo Pistoletto, Thomas Ruff, Franco Scognamiglio, Ettore Spalletti, Haim Steinbach, Gian Maria Tosatti, Dre’ Wapenaar, Christopher Williams, Tobias Zielony, Gilberto Zorio

Massimo De Carlo, MilanPhoto: © the gallery

Galleria Massimo De Carlo, Milano

Massimo De Carlo, Founder and Director

John Armleder, Massimo Bartolini, Gianfranco Baruchello, Sanford Biggers, Chris Burden, Maurizio Cattelan, Paul Chan, Marvin Gaye Chetwynd, Steven Claydon, Dan Colen, George Condo, Elmgreen & Dragset, Roland Flexner, Gelitin, Thomas Grünfeld, Carsten Höller, Christian Holstad, Rashid Johnson, Elad Lassry, Bertrand Lavier, Tony Lewis, Nate Lowman, Matthew Monahan, Olivier Mosset, Matt Mullican, Yan Pei-Ming, Diego Perrone, Paola Pivi, Rob Pruitt, Jim Shaw, Josh Smith, Rudolf Stingel, Piotr Uklański, Kaari Upson, Andra Ursuta, Kelley Walker, Liu Xiaodong, Aaron Young, Andrea Zittel

Netherlands

Kim and Lionel Logchies of LionelGalleryPhoto: © the gallery

LionelGallery, Amsterdam

Lionel and Kim Logchies, Founders and Directors

Mark Jenkins, Han Ho, Roy Lichtenstein, Gerhard Richter, Picasso, Julian Opie, Jan Schoonhoven, Van Dongen, Basquiat, Banksy, Buitenman, Powell, Andy Warhol, Quinn, Yago, Miro, Harland Miller, Maya Hayuk, Matisse, Lucebert, Karel Appel, Damien Hirst, Keith Haring, Brian Bress, Koons, Salvador Dali, Corneille, Fidia Falaschetti

Norway

Elvind Furnesvik of Standard GalleryPhoto: © the guardian

Standard Gallery, Oslo

Eivind Furnesvik, Founder and Director

Tauba Auerbach, Nina Beier, Ian Cheng, Gardar Eide Einarsson, Marius Engh, Matias Faldbakken, Aaron Garber-Maikovska, Goutam Ghosh, Kim Hiorthøy, Alex Hubbard, Ann Cathrin November Høibo, Michaela Meise, Anders Nordby, Chadwick Rantanen, Nick Relph, Torbjørn Rødland, Josh Smith, Oscar Tuazon, Fredrik Værslev, Emily Wardill, Anna Zacharoff

Portugal

Filomena Soares and Manuel Santos of Galeria Filomena Soares Photo: © the gallery

Galería Filomena Soares, Lisbon

Filomena Soares and Manuel Santos, Directors

Ângela Ferreira, Bruno Pacheco, Carlos Motta, Daniel Senise, Dias & Riedweg, Didier Faustino, Günther Förg, Ghada Amer & Reza Farkhondeh, Helena Almeida, Herbert Brandl, Igor Jesus, Inês Botelho, Jaime De La Jara, João Penalva, João Tabarra, José Pedro Croft, Kiluanji Kia Henda, Lida Abdul, Miguel Rio Branco, Pedro Barateiro, Peter Zimmermann, Pilar Albarracín, Rodrigo Oliveira, Rui Chafes, Santiago Parra, Shirin Neshat, Slater Bradley, Susy Gómez,

Romania

Installation at Ivan GalleryPhoto: © the gallery

Ivan Gallery, Bucharest

Marian Ivan, Founder; Diana Ursan, Director

Anca Benera & Arnold Estefan, Andreea Ciobîcă, Cristina David, Geta Brătescu, Horia Bernea, Iulia Toma, Paul Neagu, Sandor Bartha, Ștefan Sava

Spain

Elba Benitez Photo: © tendenciasdelarte.com.

Galería Elba Benitez, Madrid

Elba Benitez, Founder and Director

Ignasi Aballí, Armando Andrade Tudela, Miriam Bäckström, Carlos Bunga, Cabello/Carceller, Juan Cruz, Gintaras Didžiapetris, Fernanda Fragateiro, Hreinn Fridfinnsson, Carlos Garaicoa, David Goldblatt, Cristina Iglesias, Vik Muniz, Ernesto Neto, Francisco Ruiz de Infante, Francesc Torres

Isabel and Elvira Mignoni of Galería Elvira GonzalezPhoto: © descubrirelarte

Galería Elvira González, Madrid

Elvira González, Founder; Elvira Mignoni and Isabel Mignoni, Directors

Juan Asensio, Miquel Barceló, Waltercio Caldas, Adolph Gottlieb, Robert Irwin, Chema Madoz, Robert Mangold, Robert Mapplethorpe, Fausto Melotti, Elena del Rivero, Adolfo Schlosser, Yoshihiro Suda, Lee Ufan, Dan Walsh

Mira Bernabeu and Miriam Lozano of Espaivisor Gallery<br /> Photo: © the gallery

Espaivisor Gallery, Valencia

Miriam Lozano and Mira Bernabeu, Directors

Ana Teresa Ortega, Bleda y Rosa, Renée Green, Braco Dimitrijevic, Cabello/Carceller, Ana Theresa Ortega, Carlos Leppe, Daniel García Andujar, David Ferrnado Giraut, Esther Ferrer, Graciela Carnevale, Jürgen Klauke, Hamish Fulton, Humberto Rivas, Joan Fontcuberta, Lea Lublin, Lotty Rosenfeld, Lynne Cohen, Miguel Ángel Rojas, Françoise Janicot, Mladen Stilinovic, Nil Yalter, Oswaldo Maciá, Martha Rosler, Patricia Gómez & Ma. Jesús González, Sanja Ivekovic, Tomislav Gotovac

Helga de AlvearPhoto: © the gallery and Luis Asín.

Helga de Alvear, Madrid

Helga de Alvear, Founder

Helena Almeida, Slater Bradley, Angela Bulloch, José Pedro Croft, Ángela de la Cruz, Thomas Demand, Marcel Dzama, Elmgreen & Dragset, Jorge Galindo, Katharina Grosse, Candida Höfer, Axel Hütte, Prudencio Irazabal, Isaac Julien, Jürgen Klauke, Thomas Locher, Dan Perjovschi, Ana Prada, Thomas Ruff, Adrian Sauer, Santiago Sierra, DJ Simpson, Ettore Spalletti, Jane & Louise Wilson

Sweden

Björn Wetterling Photo: © Timothy Greenfield-Sanders and the gallery

Wetterling Gallery, Stockholm

Björn Wetterling, Founder and Director; Simone Schmid, Director

Diti Almog, Artists Anonymous, Linda Bäckström, Peter Blake, Sebastian Blanck, Ylva Ceder, Åsa Cederqvist, Angela de la Cruz, Karin Davie, Jim Dine, Nathalia Edenmont, Jan Fabre, Isca Greenfield-Sanders, Allen Jones, Astrid Kruse Jensen, Patrick Lundeen, Love Lundell, Shana Lutker, Jason Martin, Fredrik Nielsen, James Rosenquist, Marjolein Rothman, Amy Simon, Mike + Doug Starn, Frank Stella, Bernar Venet, Matthew Weinstein, Pinar Yolacan

Switzerland

Bruno BischofbergerPhoto: © artnet

Galerie Bruno Bischofberger AG, Zurich

Bruno Bischofberger, Founder and Director

Miquel Barceló, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Mike Bidlo, Pierre Bonnard, Francesco Clemente, George Condo, Enzo Cucchi, Jiri Georg Dokoupil, Peter Halley, David Salle, Julian Schnabel, Vladimir Shinkarev, Ettore Sottsass, Daniel Spoerri , Jean Tinguely, Francis Picabia, Andy Warhol

Manuela Wirth of Hauser and Wirth Photo: © Women in Business

Hauser & Wirth, Zurich

Iwan and Manuela Wirth, Presidents; James Koch, Executive Director

Rita Ackermann, Ida Applebroog, Hans Arp, Phyllida Barlow, Louise Bourgeois, Mark Bradford, Christoph Büchel, Martin Creed, Berlinde De Bruyckere, Ellen Gallagher, Isa Genzken, The Estate of Leon Golub, Dan Graham, Rodney Graham, Subodh Gupta, Mary Heilmann, The Estate of Eva Hesse, Andy Hope 1930, Roni Horn, Thomas Houseago, Pierre Huyghe, Matthew Day Jackson, Richard Jackson, Rashid Johnson, Josephsohn Estate, Allan Kaprow Estate, Mike Kelley Foundation for the Arts, Rachel Khedoori, Bharti Kher, Guillermo Kuitca, Maria Lassnig, The Estate of Lee Lozano, Anna Maria Maiolino, Takesada Matsutani, Estate Fabio Mauri, Paul McCarthy, Henry Moore Family Collection, Ron Mueck, Caro Niederer, Christopher Orr, Djordje Ozbolt, Michael Raedecker, The Estate of Jason Rhoades, Pipilotti Rist, Dieter Roth Estate, Anri Sala, Wilhelm Sasnal, Mira Schendel Estate, Christoph Schlingensief, Roman Signer, Anj Smith, Monika Sosnowska, Diana Thater, André Thomkins, Estate Philippe Vandenberg, Ian Wallace, Mark Wallinger, Zhang Enli, David Zink Yi, Jakub Julian Ziolkowski

Urs MeilePhoto: © the gallery

Galerie Urs Meile, Lucerne

Urs Meile, Founder and Owner; Karin Seiz and René Meile, Co-Directors

Ai Weiwei, Chen Fei, Chen Hui, Cheng Ran, Wim Delvoye, Andreas Golder, Hu Qingyan, L/B, Li Gang, Li Zhanyang, Liu Ding, Meng Huang, Qiu Shihua, Tobias Rehberger, Christian Schoeler, Shan Fan, Shao Fan, Anatoly Shuravlev, Julia Steiner, Not Vital, Wang Xingwei, Xia Xiaowan, Xie Nanxing, Yan Xing, Zhou Siwei

Turkey

Leyla Tara Suyabatmaz of Rampa Photo: © suyabatmazdemirel.com

Rampa, Istanbul

Arif Suyabatmaz and Leyla Tara Suyabatmaz, Founders; Esra Sarıgedik Öktem, Senior Director; Gizem Uslu Tümer, Associate Director

Nevin Aladağ, Hüseyin Bahri Alptekin, Vahap Avşar, Hera Büyüktaşçıyan, CANAN, Ergin Çavuşoğlu, Cengiz Çekil, Selma Gürbüz, Nilbar Güreş, Çağdaş Kahriman, Gülsün Karamustafa, Servet Koçyiğit, Ahmet Oran, Güçlü Öztekin, Erinç Seymen

Installation at Rodeo GalleryPhoto: © the gallery

Rodeo Gallery, Istanbul

Sylvia Kouvali, Founder and Director

Duncan Campbell, Banu Cennetoğlu, Lukas Duwenhögger, Haris Epaminonda, Apostolos Georgiou, Tamara Henderson, Emre Hüner, Iman Issa, Ian Law, Shahryar Nashat, Christodoulos Panayiotou, Eftihis Patsourakis, James Richards, Mark Aerial Waller

United Kingdom

Bernard JacobsonPhoto: © artnet

Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London

Bernard Jacobson, Founder and Director

Larry Bell, Bram Bogart, Kwang Young Chun, Robyn Denny, Sam Francis, Helen Frankenthaler, Pia Fries, Howard Hodgkin, Karl Hyde, Bruce McLean, Robert Motherwell, Ben Nicholson, Larry Poons, Robert Rauschenberg, Kurt Schwitters, Pierre Soulages, Frank Stella, William Tillyer, Marc Vaux, Tom Wesselmann

Nicholas Logsdail of Lisson GalleryPhoto: © Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo

Lisson Gallery, London

Nicholas Logsdail, Founder and Director; Alex Logsdail, Director

Marina Abramović, Ai Weiwei, Allora & Calzadilla, Art & Language, Cory Arcangel, Broomberg & Chanarin, Daniel Buren, Gerard Byrne, James Casebere, Tony Cragg, Angela de la Cruz, Richard Deacon, Nathalie Djurberg & Hans Berg, Spencer Finch, Ceal Floyer, Ryan Gander, Dan Graham, Rodney Graham, Carmen Herrera, Susan Hiller, Shirazeh Houshiary, Christian Jankowski, Peter Joseph, Anish Kapoor, John Latham, Tim Lee, Lee Ufan, Sol LeWitt, Liu Xiaodong, Richard Long, Robert Mangold, Jason Martin, Haroon Mirza, Tatsuo Miyajima, Jonathan Monk, Julian Opie, Tony Oursler, Giulio Paolini, Joyce Pensato, Florian Pumhösl, Rashid Rana, Pedro Reyes, Fred Sandback, Wael Shawky, Santiago Sierra, Sean Snyder, Jorinde Voigt, Lawrence Weiner, Richard Wentworth

Simon Lee with artist Stanley WongPhoto: © Tatler Asia

Simon Lee, Londom

Simon Lee, Founder and Director

John Armleder, Mel Bochner, Alighiero Boetti, Angela Bulloch, Merlin Carpenter, Larry Clark, James Coleman, George Condo, Dexter Dalwood, Jeff Elrod, Matias Faldbakken, Hans Peter Feldmann, Bernard Frize, Ran Huang, Alex Hubbard, Donald Judd, Sherrie Levine, Daido Moriyama, Paulina Olowska, David Ostrowski, Claudio Parmiggiani, João Penalva, Michelangelo Pistoletto, Josephine Pryde, Hugh Scott-Douglas, Jim Shaw, Gary Simmons, Valerie Snobeck, Marnie Weber, Christopher Wool, Toby Ziegler, Heimo Zobernig

Installation at Timothy TaylorPhoto: © Wallpaper

Timothy Taylor, London

Timothy Taylor, Founder and Director

Diane Arbus, Jean-Marc Bustamante, Gabriel de la Mora, Armen Eloyan, Lee Friedlander, Adam Fuss, Ewan Gibbs, Philip Guston, Simon Hantaï, Hans Hartung, Volker Hüller, Jessica Jackson Hutchins, Eemyun Kang, Alex Katz, Jonathan Lasker, Agnes Martin, Eddie Martinez, Josephine Meckseper, Richard Patterson, Mai-Thu Perret, Serge Poliakoff, Fiona Rae, Sean Scully, Kiki Smith, Tony Smith, Antoni Tàpies, Eduardo Terrazas, Liliane Tomasko, Lucy Williams

Victoria MiroPhoto: © the gallery

Victoria Miro Gallery, London

Victoria Miro, Founder and Director; Glenn Scott Wright and W.P. Miro, Directors

Doug Aitken, Njideka Akunyili Crosby, Jules de Balincourt, Hernan Bas, Varda Caivano, Verne Dawson, Peter Doig, Stan Douglas, Elmgreen & Dragset, William Eggleston, Inka Essenhigh, Ian Hamilton Finlay, Barnaby Furnas, David Harrison, NS Harsha, Alex Hartley, Secundino Hernández, Christian Holstad, Chantal Joffe, Isaac Julien, Idris Khan, Udomsak Krisanamis, Yayoi Kusama, John Kørner, Wangechi Mutu, Alice Neel, Maria Nepomuceno, Chris Ofili, Jacco Olivier, Celia Paul, Grayson Perry, Tal R, Conrad Shawcross, Sarah Sze, Adriana Varejão, Kara Walker, Suling Wang, Stephen Willats, Francesca Woodman

Jay Jopling of White CubePhoto: © Standard

White Cube, London

Jay Jopling, Founder and Director

Franz Ackermann, Etel Adnan, Darren Almond, Ellen Altfest, Michael Armitage, Miroslaw Balka, Georg Baselitz, Larry Bell, Ashley Bickerton, Candice Breitz, Jake & Dinos Chapman, Chuck Close, Gregory Crewdson, Tracey Emin, Katharina Fritsch, Theaster Gates, Gilbert & George, Antony Gormley, Andreas Gursky, David Hammons, Mona Hatoum, Eberhard Havekost, Damien Hirst, Gary Hume, Runa Islam, Sergej Jensen, Anselm Kiefer, Rachel Kneebone, Friedrich Kunath, Elad Lassry, Jac Leirner, Liu Wei, Liza Lou, Josiah McElheny, Christian Marclay, Kris Martin, Julie Mehretu, Harland Miller, Sarah Morris, Gabriel Orozco, Damián Ortega, Virginia Overton, Eddie Peake, Richard Phillips, Magnus Plessen, Marc Quinn, Jessica Rankin, Christian Rosa, Doris Salcedo, Raqib Shaw, Haim Steinbach, Fred Tomaselli, Sam Taylor-Johnson, Jeff Wall, Cerith Wyn Evans, Zhang Huan

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