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(French, 1983)

JR is a French visual artist who was born in 1983. JR has had numerous gallery and museum exhibitions, including at the Museum Frieder Burda and at the Tomio Koyama Gallery. Numerous works by the artist have been sold at auction, including 'Entrance Stairs of Favela Morro da Provedencia, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil' sold at Bonhams New Bond Street 'Post-War & Contemporary Art' in 2014 for $68,605. There have been Numerous articles about JR, including 'JR: ‘Make It Work, Then Stay in the Shadows’' written by Christopher Dewolf for The Wall Street Journal in 2012.

Auction Results

Works at auction, latest auction results, sales and prices of JR from auction houses worldwide.

JR, Favela
glicee print
Lot 3105
Leonard Joel, Melbourne
JR, Favela Tree of Providencia
Favela Tree of Providencia
Lot 3106
Leonard Joel, Melbourne
JR, Entrance Stairs of Favela Morro da Provedencia, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
Entrance Stairs of Favela Morro da...
Lot 22
Bonhams New Bond Street
JR, Favela
Lot 164
Phillips London

Selected Events

Exhibitions, openings, art fairs, auctions and other events for JR around the world.

JR - Tomio Koyama Gallery
Japan / Tokyo / Koto-ku : Exhibition
Tomio Koyama Gallery
JR - Museum Frieder Burda
Germany / Baden-baden : Exhibition
Museum Frieder Burda

Latest News & Articles

In The Press: Latest news, articles and reviews about JR from leading publications worldwide.

Street Artist Gives The Pantheon In Paris A Face-Lift
The Huffington Post / Sara Gates
The Pantheon in Paris just got a major makeover. The...
10 Opening Exhibitions to Watch
10 Opening Exhibitions to Watch
JR @ Museum Frieder Burda, Baden-Baden, Germany
JR is probably one of the most recognizable artists...
Art Media Agency
From 1 March to 29 June 2014, the Museum Frieder Burda...
Selected Solo Exhibitions
JR, Galerie Magda Danysz, Shanghai, China, Shanghai
JR, Museum Frieder Burda, Germany, Baden-baden
JR INSIDE OUT, Dallas Contemporary [The Dallas Center for Contemporary Art] , USA, Dallas
JR, Tomio Koyama Gallery, Japan, Koto-ku
JR, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, USA, Cincinnati
JR: ACTIONS, Lazarides Rathbone, UK, Fitzrovia
JR: Encrages , Galerie Perrotin, Turenne, France, 3e
JR: The Wrinkles of the City, Galerie Magda Danysz, Shanghai, China, Shanghai
Selected Group Exhibitions
JR / José Parlá: The Wrinkles of the City, Havana Cuba, Bryce Wolkowitz Gallery, USA, Chelsea
Daniele Tamagni & Africolor, Danziger Projects, USA, Soho
Viva la Revolucion: A Dialogue with the Urban Landscape, Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, Downtown, USA, San Diego
Terminal 5, Rathbone, UK, London