Born in Ann Arbor, Michigan 1924. Deceased 1997.

Education

1955 University of Michigan, B.S.
1952 University of Michigan, M.F.A.
1948 Cleveland School of Art
1948 Académie Julian, Paris

Selected One-Person Exhibitions

2017
Douglas Huebler: Works from the 1960s, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, NY
2012
Crocodile Tears, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, NY
2007
Crocodile Tears, Susan Inglett Gallery, New York, NY
2006
Douglas Huebler - Collection in process #1, Musée d’Art Moderne et Contemporain, Geneva, Switzerland
2002
Douglas Huebler, Camden Arts Centre, London, England
1992
FRAC, Limousin, Limoges, France
1991
Johnen & Schöttle, Köln, Germany
1990
Sperone/Westwater Gallery, New York, NY
Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Leo Castelli, New York, NY
Holly Solomon Gallery, New York, NY
Galerie Rudiger Schöttle, Münich, Germany
Lia Rumma, Naples, Italy
1989
Douglas Huebler: Crocodile Tears: Recent Additions, Musée d’Art Contemporain, Lyon France
1985
Douglas Huebler, La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art, La Jolla, CA
1984
In Context, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
Douglas Huebler: The Map and the Territory, Los Angeles Center for Photographic Studies, Los Angeles, CA (6/3 – 7/7/84)
1983
Leo Castelli, New York, NY
1981
Douglas Huebler: Crocodile Tears, Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, NY
1980
Douglas Huebler: 10+, Dittmar Memorial Gallery, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris, France
1979
Recent Works, Mandeville Art Gallery, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA
Everyone Alive, MTL, Brussels, Belgium
Rudiger Schöttle, Münich, Germany
Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Douglas Huebler: An Installation, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
1978
Corners, Rudiger Schöttle, Münich, Germany
Meditations, Leo Castelli, New York, NY
1977
Galery Akumulatory 2, Pozan, Poland
Thomus-Lewallen Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1976
Sperone Westwater Fischer, Inc, New York, NY
Leo Castelli, New York, NY
1975
Barbara Cusack, Houston, TX
MTL, Brussels, Belgium
1974
Lia Rumma, Naples, Italy
Galleria Sperone, Turin, Italy
Jack Wendler, London, UK
MTL, Brussels, Belgium
1973
Westfalia Kunstverein, Munster, Germany
Kunsthalle, Kiel, Germany
Kunsthalle, Wuppertal, Germany
Kunsthalle, Beilfeld, Germany
Fisher/Sperone Galleria, Rome, Italy
Jack Wendler, London, England
Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
MTL, Brussels, Belgium
Museum of Modern Art, Oxford, England
Leo Castelli, New York, NY
Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
1972
California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA
Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris, France
Galeria Toselli, Milan, Italy
Jack Wendler, London, England
Konrad Fischer, Düsseldorf, Germany
Leo Castelli, New York, NY
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
1971
Leo Castelli, New York, NY
Konrad Fischer, Düsseldorf, Germany
Art & Project, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1970
Konrad Fischer, Düsseldorf, Germany
Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, MA
Gallerie Sperone, Turin, Italy
Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris, France
Art & Project, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1969
Eugenia Butler, Los Angeles, CA
1968
Windham College, Putney, VT
Seth Siegelaub, New York, NY
1967
Obelisk Gallery, Boston, MA
1953
Phillips Gallery, Detroit, MI

Selected Group Exhibitions

2018
Before/On/After: William Wegman and California Conceptualism, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY (1/16—7/15/17)
2017
What Absence is Made Of, Hirshhorn Museum, Washington D.C. (10/18/17—Summer 2019)
2016
Xerox, Société, Brussels, (9/11-11/13/16)
Nervous Systems, Haus de Kuluren der Welt, Berlin, Germany (3/9-5/5/16)
2015
Seth Siegelaub: Beyond Conceptual Art, Museum Stedelijk, Amsterdam, Netherlands, (12/12/2015-4/17/2016)
The Xerox Book, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, NY (9/12 – 10/24/15)
Seagulls/June, Simon Subal Gallery, New York, NY (6/26 – 7/31/15)
Extension du domaine du jeu [Expanding the field of play], Centre Pompidou, Paris, France (6/17 – 7/20/15)
Dissolving Margins, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, NY (3/19/15 – 4/18/15)
Signs/Words, Sperone Westwater, New York, NY (1/15 – 4/11/15)
2013
Bonjour Monsieur Matisse, Musée d’Art Moderne et d’Art Contemporain (MAMAC), Nice, France (6/21 – 11/24/13)
Signs/Words, Sperone Westwater, Lugano, Switzerland (5/24 – 7/13/13)
Répétition II, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, NY (2/23 – 4/23/14)
2012
Detours of the Imaginary, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France (9/15/12 – 1/5/13)
Ends of the Earth: Land Art to 1974, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA (5/27 – 8/20/12); traveling to Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany (10/12/12 – 1/20/13) An Accumulation of Information Taken from Here to There, Sperone Westwater, New York, NY (5/4 – 6/16/12)
EST-3 Southern California in New York - Los Angeles Art from the Beth Rudin DeWoody Collection, Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY (3/4-6/17/12)
A Tribute to Mike Kelley, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (2/18 – 4/2/12)
Notations: The Cage Effect Today, Times Square Gallery, Hunter College, New York, NY (2/17 - 4/21/12)
Positions on Conceptual Art, Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, Munich, Germany (2/3 – 3/17/12)
Perceptual Conceptual: Echoes of Eugenia Butler, Los Angeles Nomadic Division (LAND), West Hollywood, CA (1/25 – 4/21/12)
Carte Blanche to Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, Galerie Patrick Seguin, Paris, France (10/19 – 11/24/12) 2011
Locations, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, NY (4/28- 6/11/11)
State of Mind: New California Art c. 1970, Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA (10/9/11- 1/22/12)
2010
Reprise, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, NY (4/29 – 5/29/11)
2006
Busy Going Crazy, La Maison Rouge, Paris, France
Inventur, Kunsthaus Graz, Graz, Austria
2005
Experiencing Duration, 8th Biennale de Lyon, Lyon, France
Area ‘70, Cannaviello, Milan, Italy
The Last Picture Show: Artists Using Photography 1960-1982, Miami Art Central, Miami, FL
2004
Before The End (The Last Painting Show), SI Swiss Institute, New York, NY
The Last Picture Show: Artists Using Photography, 1960-1982, UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
Painter Editions, Patrick Painter Inc., Santa Monica, CA
2003
The Last Picture Show: Artists Using Photography 1960-1982, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
2001
Nothing in the Main Hall, Rooseum Center for Contemporary Art, Malmö, Sweden
Conception: The Conceptual Document 1968- 1972, The Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Nothing, Contemporary Art Center Vilnius (CAC), Vilnius, Lithuania
Art Express: art minimal et conceptuel, état d’une collection, Musée d’Art Moderne et Contemporain, Geneva, Switzerland
2000
Global Conceptualism: Points of Origin 1950s-1980s, MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, MA
Voilà: Le monde dans la tête, Musée dArt Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris , France
1999
Alchemies of the Sixties, from the Rose Art Museum Permanent Collection, The Rose Art Museum, Waltham, MA
1998
A Choice from the Collection, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Conceptual Photography from the ’60s and ’70s, David Zwirner Gallery, New York, NY
1997
Origin and Destination. Alighiero Boetti and Douglas Huebler, Palais des Beaux Arts de Brussels, Belgium.
1992
Stars in Florida, Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, FL
The Power of the City/The City of Power, Whitney Museum Downtown, New York, NY
The Photographic Order: from Pop to Now, International Center of Photography, New York, NY
Knowledge: Aspects of Conceptual Arts, University Art Museum, Santa Barbara, CA
1990
Art conceptuel/Formes conceptuelles, Galerie 1900-2000, Paris, France
Word as Image: American Art 1960-1990, Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI
1989
Words, Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York, NY
L’art conceptuel, une perspective, A.R.C., Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, France
1987
Leo Castelli & His Artists: 30 Years of Promoting Contemporary Art, Centro Cultural Arte Contemporaneo, Mexico City, Mexico D.F.
Conceptual Languages, Galerie Schema, Florence, Italy
Galerie Johnen & Schöttle, Köln, Germany.
1986
The Real Big Picture, The Queens Museum, Queens, NY
Leo Castelli, Chicago International Art Expo, Chicago, IL
1985
The Maximal Implications of the Minimal Line, Edith C. Blum Art Institute, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York, NY
Drawings, Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Funny Art, Concord Gallery, New York, NY
A Second Talent: Painters and Sculptors Who Are Also Photographers, Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, CT
An American Renaissance: Painting and Sculpture Since 1940, Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, FL
1984
Verbally Charged Images, Independent Curators Inc., New York; Queens Museum, Flushing, New York; USF Art Galleries, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
University Art Gallery, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA; Art Gallery, California State College, San Bernadino, CA
Castelli Art Center, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA
Summer Exhibition / 20 years of collecting, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
10th Anniversary Exhibition, Hirshhorn Museum, Washington, D.C.
1983
Comment, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA
Master Works of Conceptual Art, Gallery Paul Maenz, Köln, Germany
Fragment / Fragmentary / Fragmentation, The New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT
1982
Target III: In Sequence, Photographic Series, Sequences and Sets from the Target Collection of American Photography, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX\
Castelli and his Artists: 25 Years, organized by Aspen Center for the Visual Arts, La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art, La Jolla, CA; Aspen Center for the Visual Arts, Aspen, CO; Leo Castelli, New York, NY; Portland Center for the Visual Arts, Portland, OR; Laguna Gloria Art Center, Austin, TX
1981
Internationale Ausstellung Köln 1981, Köln, Germany
1980
Yvon Lambert at Paula Cooper, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, NY
Contemporary Art in Southern California, High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA
1979
Words Words, Museum Bochum, Bochum, Germany; Palazzo Ducale, Genova, Italy
Artists and Books: The Litheral Use of Time, Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita State University, Wichita, KS
1978
Conceptual Arts, Julian Pretto Gallery, New York, NY
Narration, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA
Point, Philadelphia College of Art, Philadelphia, PA
1977
A collection of New Art For Jimmy Carter, Georgia Museum of Art, Athens, GA
Artists’ Maps, Philadelphia College of Art, Philadelphia, PA
Two Decades of Exploration: Hommage to Leo Castelli on the Occasion of his 20th Anniversary, Newport Art Association, Newport, RI
Time in Three Parts, Philadelphia College of Art, Philadelphia, PA\
Words at Liberty, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL
A View of a Decade, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL
American Narrative / Story Art: 1967-1977, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX. Traveled to: Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA; Winnipeg Art Gallery, Manitoba, Canada; University Art Museum, University of California, Berkeley, CA; University of California, Santa Barbara, CA (1978)
1976
Drawing Now, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Survey-part II, Sable-Castelli Gallery, Ltd, Toronto, Canada
Seventy-Second American Exhibition, The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Ideas on Paper 1970-76, The Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Art World, The Whitney Museum of American Art, (downtown branch), New York, NY
The Artist and the Photograph, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
1975
New Media, Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden
Visual/Verbal, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA
Saltoarte (je / nous), Musée d’Ixelles, Brussels, Belgium
Lives, The Fine Arts Building, New York, NY
1974
Als Now, Washington, D.C.
Idea and Image in Recent Art, Chicago Art Institute, Chicago, IL
Projekt 74, Wallraf/Richardtz Museum, Köln, Germany
Time and Transformations, Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami, Miami, FL
1973
Als Boek, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
T-5, Galerie Zagreba, Zagreba, Yugoslavia
Bilder Objet Filme Konzepte, Stadische Galerie n Lenbachhaus, Münich, Germany Contemporanea, Rome, Italy
1972
The World Uprising, Imaginary Space Center (sic), Nagano-Ken, Japan
Random, Kunsthistorisches Institut, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Konzept / Kunst, Kunstmuseum, Basel, Switzerland
Documenta V, Kassel, Germany
Das Konzept ist Die, Westfalischer Kunstverein, Munster, Germany
1971
The Boardwalk Show, (re-organ. Protech/ Rivkin, Washington, D.C.), Atlantic City, NY
Earth, Air, Fire, Water: Elements of Art, Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Boston, MA
Situations / Concepts, Innsbruck, Austria
Sonsbeek 71, Arnhem, The Netherlands
Books and Multiples, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
Arte de Sistemos, CAYC, Buenos Aires, Argentina
At The Moment, Frankopanska, Zagreb, Yugoslavia
Pier 18, Modern Museum of Art, New York, NY
This is not There, Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY
1970
The Highway, Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
19 Paris IV 70, (organ. Michel Claura), Seth Siegelaub, Paris, France
Exhibition Book, Studio International, London, England
Conceptual Art and Conceptual Aspects, New York Cultural Center, New York, NY
Information, Modern Museum of Art, New York, NY
Nirvana, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Fine Arts, Kyoto, Japan
1969
Electric Art, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
Conception, Perception, Eugenia Butler, Los Angeles, CA
March Show, Seth Siegelaub, New York, NY
When Attitude Becomes Form, Kunsthalle, Bern, Switzerland
Op losse Schroven, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
No. 7, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, NY
Language III, Dwan Gallery, New York, NY
Summer Show, Seth Siegelaub, New York, NY
Wall Show, Ace Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
557.087, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA
Prospect 69, Kunstalle, Düsseldorf, Germany
Konzeption / Conception, Stadisches Museum, Leverkusen, Germany
Numbers, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA
The Moon, Hayden Gallery, Massachusetts, Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
Artist and Photographs, Multiples Inc., New York, NY
1968
Outdoor Sculpture, Tufts University, Medford, MA
1967
Six Sculptors, Pennsylvania State University, Abington, PA
Cool Art, Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, CT
1966
Primary Structures, Jewish Museum, New York, NY
Sculpture U.S.A., Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1957
Biennial, Corcoran Gallery, Washington, D.C.
Biennial, Columbia Museum, Columbia, SC
1953
Concepts for Examining Concepts, Phillips Gallery, Detroit, MI

Updated: November 9, 2017