George Condo   
Rodrigo and his family, 2007, Colourpencil on paper , 75,7 × 56,7 cm

George Condo, born 1957, Concord, NH/USA, lives and works in New York

George Condo is recognised as being one of America’s most influential living artists. In a career spanning more than three decades, Condo’s highly original and distinctive body of work has consistently drawn upon art historical traditions and genres, the portrait particularly, in order to hold a mirror up to contemporary social mores.

Solo exhibitions include George Condo at Cycladic Museum, Museum of Cycladic Art, Athens (2018); The Way I Think, The Phillips Collection, Washington (2017); Confrontation, Museum Berggruen, Berlin (2016-2017); George Condo. Selections from a Private Collection, The Heydar Aliyev Center, Baku (2016) and Mental States, New Museum, NY (travelling exhibition, 2012- 2011). His works feature in important public and private collections, including The Museum of Modern Art, New York; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona, Barcelona; Astrup Fearnley Museet, Oslo; and the Fonds National d’Art Contemporain, Paris.