1936    Born in Dodge City, KS

2010    Died in Venice, CA


Selected Solo Exhibitions:

2015    Icons of the Sixties. Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, France

2014    Part of Being an Artist: The Dennis Hopper Collection, Selected Artwork

           and Ephemera. University of Southern California School of Cinematic

            Arts, Los Angeles, CA

           Scratching the Surface: Photographs by Dennis Hopper.

           Gagosian Gallery, Rome, Italy

           Dennis Hopper: The Lost Album. Royal Academy of Arts,

           London, England

2013    Dennis Hopper. Eden Rock Gallery, St. Barthélemy,

           French West Indies

           Dennis Hopper: The Lost Album. Gagosian Gallery, Madison Avenue,

           New York, NY

            Dennis Hopper. On the Road, Museo Picasso Malaga, Malaga, Spain

2012    Dennis Hopper: The Fort Worth 400, Craig Krull Gallery,

           Santa Monica, CA

2011    L.A. and friends – Photographs from the 60's, Le Royal Monceau,

           Paris, France

2010    Dennis Hopper: Double Standard, The Museum of Contemporary Art,

           Los Angeles, CA

2009    Dennis Hopper and the New Hollywood, Australian Centre For

           The Moving Image, Melbourne, Australia

2006    Dennis Hopper: a Survey, ACE Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2001    International Traveling Retrospective Exhibition, Stedelijk Museum,

           Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Mak Museum für Angewandte Kunst,

           Vienna, Austria

2000    Dennis Hopper: Abstract Reality, Craig Krull Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

American Pictures 1961-1967, MAK Center, Los Angeles, CA

1999    Reflections, Galerie Hans Meyer, Berlin, Germany

1998    Dennis Hopper: Fotografias, Metta Galeria, Madrid, Spain

           Dennis Hopper: Abstract Reality, Parco Gallery, Tokyo, Japan,

           Traveling show

1997    Dennis Hopper: The Sixties, The Eighties, and Now, Fred Hoffman

           Fine Art, Santa Monica, CA

           Dennis Hopper: Forms of Indifference, Galerien Bittner & Dembinski,

           Kassel, Germany

           Dennis Hopper, Center for Photographic Arts, Carmel, CA

           Dennis Hopper: Italian Walls, Palazzo Marino alla Scala, Milan, Italy

1996    Color Photography, Ochi Fine Art, Ketchum, ID

           New Photographs, Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York, NY

           Exhibition & Film Series, Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA

1995    Dennis Hopper: Fotografie 1961-1967’, Gallery Karolinum, Prague,

           Czech Republic

1994    Photographic Resource Center, Boston University, Boston, MA

           Dennis Hopper: A Tourist, Joju-In, Kiyomizu Temple, Kyoto, Japan,

           Traveling show

1993    Bas Heart: Fotografies I Pintures 1961-1993, Fronto Colom,

            Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain

Spielra  um für Kunst, Fürth Württemvergischer Kunstverein, Suttgart, Germany, Traveling show

1992    New Work, James Corcoran Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

           vPhotographs & Paintings, 1961-1992, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac,

           Paris, France

1989    Photographs 1961-67, Shibuya Parco Gallery, Tokyo, Japan,

           Traveling show

1988    Out Of The Sixties: Fotografie Di Dennis Hopper, Salone La Stampa,

           Turin, Italy

           Photographs, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, Switzerland

           Musée De L’Elysée, Lausanne, Switzerland

           20èmes Rencontres Internationales De La Photographie, Arles, France

           Foto 89, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

           Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg, Austria

           Galerie Hans Meyer, Düsseldorf, Germany

1987    Dennis Hopper: From Method To Madness, Walker Art Center,

            Minneapolis, MN

           Institute Of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA

           Cleveland Institute Of Art, Cleveland, OH

           Houston Museum Of Fine Arts, Houston, TX

           Out Of The Sixties: Photographs, Sena Galleries West, Santa Fe, NM

1986    Dennis Hopper: Out Of The Sixties, Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York, NY

           Dennis Hopper Photographs, Arts Lab, Birmingham, U.K.

1984    Dennis Hopper: New Paintings, Return Gallery, Taos, NM

           Graham Parsons Gallery, London, U.K.

1983    Shot On The Run, (100 Photographs And Opening Night Self-explosion

           Performance), Rice Media Center, Rice University, Houston, TX

           Paintings And Assemblages By Dennis Hopper, Studio One Gallery,

           Houston, TX

1982     Dennis Hopper: Art On The Edge, The Film Center, School of The Art

           Institute Of Chicago, Chicago, IL

1971    The Corcoran Gallery Of Art, Washington, D.C.

1970    Dennis Hopper: Black And White Photographs, Fort Worth Art Center

           Museum, Fort Worth, TX

           Exhibition At The Denver Museum Of Contemporary Art, Denver, CO

1968    Exhibition Of The Installation Bomb Drop, Pasadena Art Museum,

           Pasadena, CA

1964    Assemblages, Primus/Stuart Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1961    Photographs, Photo Lab/Gallery Of Barry Feinstein, Los Angeles, CA


Selected Group Exhibitions:

2012    Pacific Standard Time, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany

           Est–3: Southern California In New York, Los Angeles Art From

            The Beth Rudin Dewoody Collection, Parrish Art Museum,

           Southampton, NY

2011    California Dreamin - Myths and Legends Of Los Angeles, Galerie

            Almie Rech, Paris, France

2000    Photographs, Photo Lab/Gallery Of Barry Feinstein, Los Angeles, CA

1999    Radical Past: Contemporary Art & Music In Pasadena, 1960-1974,

           Norton Simon Museum Of Art, Pasadena, CA

           So Far Away, So Close, Encore…Bruxelles/Espace Meridian, Brussels,


           Glass: Tocoma To Taos, Tony Abeyta Gallery, Taos, NM

1997    Photo Op: Tim Burton, Dennis Hopper, David Lynch, John Waters,

            The Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH

Sunshine & Noir: Art In Los Angeles, 1960-1997, International Traveling Exhibition: The Museum Of Modern Art, Humlebaek, Denmark

Sunshine & Noir: Art In Los Angeles, 1960-1997, Armand Hammer Museum, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

           Countenance: Face, Head, And Portrait In Contemporary Art, Max

           Gandolph Bibliothek/Mozartplatz, Salzburg, Austria

           Dennis Hopper, Bigas Lunas, Peter Greenaway, And Antonio Lopez,

           Galeria Metropolitana De Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

           Face A Face, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, France

           Director’s Cut, Thomas Nordanstad Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden

           Heaven: Public View, Private View, PS1, Long Island City, NY

1996    Hall Of Mirrors: Art And Film Since 1945, The Museum Of

           Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA

           Wexner Center For The Arts, Columbus, OH

           Palazzo Delle Esposizioni, Rome, Italy

           Museum Of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL

           Photographing The L.A. Art Scene 1955-77, Craig Krull Gallery,

           Santa Monica, CA

           Dennis Hopper/Bruce Conner, Gallery Paule Anglim,

            San Francisco, CA

1995    Beat Culture And The New America 1950-65, Whitney Museum Of

           American Art, New York, NY

           Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MA 

1992    Proof: Los Angeles Art And Photograph 1960-1980, Laguna Art

           Museum, Laguna Beach, CA

           Dennis Hopper/Ed Ruscha, Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York, NY

           Dennis Hopper/William Burroughs, Sena Galleries, Santa Fe, NM

1989    Forty Years Of California Assemblage, Wight Art Gallery, University Of

           California, Los Angeles, CA

           Dennis Hopper/ George Herms, L.A. Louver, Venice, CA

1987    The New Who’s Who, Hoffman Borman Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

           The International Art Fair: Art La 1987, Los Angeles, CA

1984    Stables Art Center, Taos, NM

1970    Survey Of The Sixties, Spoleto Festival Dei Due Mondi Xiii,

           Spoleto, Italy

1968    Bomb Drop, Pasadena Art Museum, Pasadena, CA

1966    Los Angeles Now: Larry Bell, Wallace Berman, Jess Collins,

           Bruce Conner, Llyn Foulkes, Dennis Hopper, Craig Kauffman,

           Ed Ruscha, Robert Fraser Gallery, London, U.K.


Public Collections:

Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA

Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA

Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY