Born in 1937, New York City

Education

1956 Ecole des Beaux Arts, France
1957-1959 Ecole Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs, Paris
1958 Universita di Perugia, Italy

One-Person Exhibitions

2017
The Renaissance Society, Chicago, IL (2/11-4/9/17)
Karma, New York, NY (6/22-7/23/17)
Maccarone, Los Angeles, CA (7/1-9/30/17)
2015
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York (4/25 - 6/26/15)
2014
Max Hetzler, Berlin, Germany (11/8 – 12/20/14)
Karma, New York (9/4 – 10/4/14)
2012
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York (2/4 – 3/10/12)
2010
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York (2/5 – 3/6/10)
2007
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York (2/10 – 3/24/07)
2005
Fundação de Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art, Porto, Portugal (2/4-4/17/05)
Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin, Germany (7/2-8/6/05)
2003
The Arts Club of Chicago, Chicago, IL (05/02-07/25)
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York (1/24 - 2/22/02)
2000
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York (2/5 - 3/4/00)
1998
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York (2/18 - 3/21/98)
1996
Lawrence Markey, New York, New York (2/3 - 3/23/96)
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York (2/23 - 3/23/96)
1995
Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin, Germany (9/9 - 11/4/95)
1993
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York (2/26/93 - 3/27/93)
1992
Kunsthalle, Bern, Switzerland (7/4/92 - 8/16/92)
Galerie Max Hetzler, Cologne, Germany (5/23/92 - 6/20/92)
1991
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York (4/5/91 - 5/4/91)
1990
Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, California (6/2/90 - 6/30/90)
1989
Centre d’Art Contemporain du Domaine de Kerguehennec à Bignan, Locmine, France (7/1/89 - 8/29/89)
1988
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York (10/1/88 - 10/29/88)
1986
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York (4/5/86 - 4/26/86)
1984
P.S.1, The Institute for Art and Urban Resources, Long Island City, New York (1/22/84 - 3/18/84)
1981
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York
1978
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York
1977
Galerie Eric Fabre, Paris, France
1976
The Clocktower, Institute for Art and Urban Resources, New York, New York
1975
Galerie Stampa, Basel, Switzerland
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York
Galerie Eric Fabre, Paris, France
Pasguale Tridorio, Naples, Italy
1974
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York
Françoise Lambert, Milan, Italy
1972
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, NY 6/6 - 6/23/72).
1971
La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art, La Jolla, California
1970
Fischbach Gallery, New York, New York
Galerie Ricke, Cologne, Germany
1967
Dwan Gallery, Los Angeles, California
Park Place, New York, New York
1965
Park Place, New York, New York

Group Exhibitions

2017
Los Angeles to New York: Dwan Gallery 1959-1971, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA (3/19-9/10/17)
Strange Attractors: The Anthology of Interplanetary Folk Art Vol. 1 Life on Earth, Redling Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA (11/11/17—1/13/18)
2016
FORTY, organized in Celebration of MoMA PS1’s 40th Anniversary by PS1 Founder Alanna Heiss, MoMA PS1, Long Island City, Queens, NY (6/19/16-8/28/16)
2015
Blind Architecture, curated by Douglas Fogle, Thomas Dane Gallery, London, UK (11/20/15 – 1/23/16)
Selections from the Kramarsky Collection, David Zwirner, New York, NY (5/2 – 6/20/15)
Dissolving Margins, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, NY (3/19 – 4/18/15)
2014
Mind and Matter, curated by Daniel Marzona, M-ARCO, Marseille, France (5/23 – 9/20/14)
2013
Lat. 41˚ 7’ N. Long. 72˚ 19’ W. curated by Bob Nickas, Martos Gallery Summer Location, East Marion, NY (7/13 – 9/2/13)
2012
Der Raum der Linie, Museum Wiesbaden, Germany (7/12-10/7/12)
2011
zoom, shift, abstract Simone Subal Gallery, New York, NY (11/11 – 12/4/11)
2010
Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY (2/24 – 5/30/10)
Singular Visions, curated by Scott Rothkopf and Dana Miller, (12/16 - )
2009
Every Revolution is a Roll of the Dice, curated by Bob Nickas, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, (1/8 - 2/7/09)
Compass in Hand: Selections from the Judith Rothschild Foundation Contemporary Drawings Collection, MoMA, New York, NY (4/21/09 - 1/4/10)
2007
A Roll of the Dice Will Never Abolish Chance, curated by Bob Nickas, Marfa Ballroom, Marfa, TX (9/22/07-2/20/08)
2006
Against the Grain: Contemporary Art from the Edward R. Broida Collection, organized by Ann Temkin, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY (5/3-7/10/06)
Was ist Plastik? 100 Jahre – 100 Köpfe: Das Jahrhundert moderner Skulptur, Stifhung Wilhelm Lehmbruck Museum, Center of International Sculpture, Duisburg, Germany (9/10/06 -1/28/07)
Still Points of the Turning World: Site Santa Fe’s Sixth International Biennial, curated by Klaus Ottmann, Site Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM (7/9/06 – 7/7/07)
Plane/Figure: Amerikanische Kunst aus Schweizer Sammlungen, Kuntsmuseum Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland (8/26/06 – 12/3/06)
Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York (11/9- 12/2/06)
2004
Genesis Sculpture, Experience Pommery #1, Domaine Pommery, Reims, France (5/15-10/15/04)
2003
New Gouaches / Large-Scale Sculpture, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York (9/6-10/4/03)
Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York (5/3 - 7/1/03)
It happened tomorrow, Biennale D’Art Contemporain de Lyon 2003, France (9/18/03-1/4/04)
2002
Drawings of Choice from a New York Collection, Kannert Art Museum, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, (9/4/02-11/3/02, traveling through 6/8/03)
2001
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York (Feb - May)
Marzona Villa Manin: a private collection, Villa Manin, Passariano, (6/9 - 8/26/01)
2000
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York (4/22/00 - 6/3/00)
1999
Forum: Robert Grosvenor, Andreas Gursky, John Wesley Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (2/20 - 5/9/99)
Afterimage: Drawing through Process, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, California (4/11/99 - 6/20/99)
Dessiner est un autre langage, Musée de Picardie, Amiens, France (5/21/99 - 8/15/99)
Posters Exhibition, Lawrence Markey, New York, New York (7/6/99 - 7/31/99)
1998
Sculpture and Drawings, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York (7/30 - 8/28/98)
Amnesty International Benefit Drawing Show, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York (12/10 - 12/23/98)
1996
From Figure to Object: A Century of Sculptor’s Drawings Karsten Shubert Gallery, London, England (9/13-11/2/96)
1995
American Sculptors in the 1960s: Selected Drawings from the Collection, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York (through 6/13/95)
1994
Country Sculpture, le consortium, Dijon, France (5/20 - 8/13/94)
From Minimal to Conceptual Art: Works from the Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC (5/29/94 - 11/27/94)
Holiday Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York (12/3-23/94)
1993
Art on Paper, Weatherspoon Art Gallery, Greensboro, North Carolina (9/28/93 - 2/25/93)
25 Years: Part I, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York (10/23 - 11/13/93)
1992
then & NOW, Philippe Staib Gallery, New York, New York (4/23/92 - 5/30/92)
1991
30th Anniversary Series: Sixties, John Gibson Gallery, New York, New York (10/19/91 - 11/23/91)
1990
L’Aventure de L’Abstraction: 1960-1990, Foundation Deutsch, Belmont-Sur-Lausanne, Switzerland (5/12/90-5/12/91)
Group Print Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York (12/5 - 12/22/90)
1989
Works on Paper, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York (3/9/89 - 4/1/89)
1988
Changing Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York (12/6/89 - 1/21/89)
Linien : Arbeiten auf Papier, Galerie Rolf Ricke, Cologne, Germany (9/16/88 - 11/5/88)
1987
The Success of Failure, Laumeier Sculpture Park and Gallery, St. Louis, Missouri ( 2/15/87 - 3/22/87) travelled to: Johnson Gallery, Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vermont; University of Arizona Museum of Art, Tuscon, Arizona
L’Epoque, La Mode, La Morale, La Passion: Aspects de l’art d’aujourd’hui 1977-1987, Musée National d’Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France (5/5/87 - 8/17/87)
Art Against Aids: A Benefit Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York (6/4/87 - 7/4/87)
documenta 8, Kassel, West Germany (6/12/87 - 9/20/87)
AMFAR, Dia Art Foundation, New York, New York (9/16/87 - 10/4/87)
1986
Changing Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York (Summer 1986)
Works from the Paula Cooper Gallery, John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, California (10/15/86 - 11/15/86)
1985
The Maximal Implications of the Minimal Line, Edith C. Blum Art Institute, Milton and Sally Avery Center for the Arts, The Bard College Center, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York
Giacometti to Johns: The Albert and Vera List Family Collection, Hayden Gallery, Albert and Vera List Visual Arts Center, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Sculpture, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York (5/4/85 - 7/19/85)
Independent Curators Incorporated 10th Anniversary Benefit Auction, The Puck Building, New York, New York
Changing Sculpture Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York (11/23/85 - 1/4/86)
1984
Artists Call Against U.S. Intervention in Central America, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York (1/14/84 - 1/28/84)
Drawings by Sculptors: Two Decades of Non-Objective Art in the Seagram Collection, travelled to the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal, Quebec; Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, British Columbia; The Nickle Arts Museum Calgary, Alberta; Seagram Building, New York, New York; London Regional Art Gallery, London, Ontario.
American Sculpture, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, California
1983
Objects, Structures, Artifice: American Sculpture 1970-1982, SVC/Fine Arts Gallery, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida
1982
Drawings from the Collection of Milton Brutten and Helen Herrick, Ben Shahn Galleries, William Paterson College, Wayne, New Jersey
postMINIMALism, The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, Connecticut
1981
Sculptors’ Drawings and Macquettes, Max Hutchinson Gallery, New York, New York
Amerikanische Zeichnungen der Siebziger Jahre, Lousiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek, Denmark (8/15/81 - 9/20/81); travelled to: Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, Switzerland (10/14/81 - 11/15/81); Stadtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Munich, Germany (2/17/82 - 4/11/82); Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen, West Germany (9/82 - 10/82)
1979
The Minimal Tradition, The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, Connecticut
15th Anniversary Exhibition, Fischbach Gallery, New York, New York
Tendencies in American Drawings of the Late Seventies, Stadtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Munich, Germany
1978
Private Images: Photographs by Sculptors, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California
Drawings for Outdoor Sculpture: 1946-1977, Amherst College, Amherst, Massachusetts (travelled to University of California, Santa Barbara, California; Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts)
Group Exhbition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York (9/9 - 10/4/78)
Group Exhbition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York (1/1 - 2/1/78)
1977
Travaux sur Papier, Galerie G. Mollet-Vielle, Paris, France
Documenta 6, Kassel, West Germany
Group Show, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York (9/10 - 10/12/77)
American Drawing 1927-1977, Minnesota Museum of Art, St. Paul, Minnesota
New York, The State of Art, New York State Museum, Albany, New York
Drawings for Outdoor Sculpture: 1946-1977, John Weber Gallery, New York, New York
Drawings and Prints: New York, Rush Rhees Gallery, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York
1976
200 Years of American Sculpture, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York
Sculptor’s Drawings, Fine Arts Building, New York, New York
Biennale of Sydney, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
1975
Gallery Group Show, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York
Sculptor’s Drawings, Loretta Yarlow Gallery, Toronto, Canada
Zeichnungen III, Stadtisches Museum, Levenkusen, Germany
Selections from the Collection of Herb and Dorothy Vogel, The Clocktower, New York, New York
ArtPark, Lewiston, New York, New York
Tendences Actuelles de la Peinture Américaine, Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, France
Paintings, Drawings, and Sculpture of the 60’s and 70’s from the Herb and Dorothy Vogel Collection, Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1974
Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York )
Drawings and Other Work, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York )(12-7 - 1/8/1975)
Artists’ Benefit Sale For Encounter, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York )4/2 - 4/4/1974
1973
Three New Works by Robert Grosvenor, Forrest Myers, Richard Nonas, Graduate Center, The City University, New York, New York
Biennial Exhibition of American Painting and Sculpture, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York
Opening Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York
Works on Paper, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, Virginia
Fall Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York
New Space Opening May 5, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York
Drawings and Other Work Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York
1972
New York 72, Paula Cooper Gallery Exhibition, Greenwich, Connecticut
Eight, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, Texas (Inaugural Exhibition)
Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York
Group Exhibition, 10 Bleecker Street, New York, New York
Drawings by Sculptors, Lo Guidice Gallery, New York, New York
1971
Sonsbeek 71, Sonsbeek Park, Arnheim, The Nertherlands
11th International Biennial Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, Middelheim Museum, Antwerp, Belgium
Works on Paper: 31st Annual Exhibition, The Society for Contemporary Art, The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
Paula Cooper Gallery Exhibition, Windham College, Putney, Vermont
Selected Works,Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, NY (7/1 - 7/30/71)
1970
Drawings, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York
Art on Paper, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, Massachusetts
Monumental Art, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, Ohio
Art on Paper, The Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, North Carolina
Art for Your Collection, Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Island
Referendum 70, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York
1969
The Artist and the Factory, University Gallery, Minneapolis, Minnesota
14 Sculptors: The Industrial Edge, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Contemporary American Art, Whitney Museum of Art, New York, New York
Drawing Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York
1968
Plus by Minus, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York
Minimal Art, Gemeentemuseum, The Hague, The Netherlands (travelled to Stätische Kunsthalle-Düsseldorf, Akademie der Kunste, Berlin, West Germany)
Sculpture Annual, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York
1967
American Sculpture for the 60’s, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California
Sculpture for the 60’s, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Art for the City, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Bladen, Grosvenor, Von Schlegell, Loeb Student Center, New York University, New York, New York
A.F.A. Travelling Drawing Exhibition
Park Place, New York, New York
Park Place Group Exhibition, Friends of Contemporary Art, Denver, Colorado
1966
Primary Structures, The Jewish Museum, New York, New York
Drawing Exhibition, New York University, New York, New York
1965
American Express Pavillion, New York World’s Fair, New York, New York
Park Place, New York, New York
Dwan Gallery, Los Angeles, California
1964
Welfare Island Art Festival, New York, New York
John Daniels Gallery, New York, New York
Park Place, New York, New York
Royal Marks Gallery, New York, New York
Noah Goldowsky Gallery, New York, New York
1963
Park Place, New York, New York
1962
Park Place, New York, New York

Public Collections

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge, Massachusetts
Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles Los Angeles, California
Lannan Foundation Los Angeles, California
Edward R. Broida Trust Los Angeles, California
Walker Art Center Minneapolis, Minnesota
Seagrams and Sons, Inc. New York, New York
The Museum of Modern Art New York, New York
The Whitney Museum of American Art New York, New York
Direction Régionale des Affaires Rennes, France
Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art Ridgefield, Connecticut
Museum Boymans-van Beuningen Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Washington, DC
FRAC Bretagne Châteaugiron, France
Weisman Art Museum, University of Minnesota Minneapolis, Minnesota
Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego La Jolla, California
Fundação de Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art, Porto, Portugal

Comissions

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Updated: August 14, 2017