1925 Born February 12, Chicago
1992 Died October 30, Paris


EDUCATION

1942–44 Smith College, Northampton, MA
1944–47 B.F.A., The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
1950 Columbia University, New York
1950 M.F.A., The School of the Art Institute of Chicago


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2013 Joan Mitchell, Zoellner Arts Center, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA (1/16- 3/24/13)
Joan Mitchell: At Home in Poetry, the Poetry Foundation, Chicago, IL (2/4- 5/31/13)
Joan Mitchell, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin, Germany (11/10/13 - 1/18/14)

2012 Joan Mitchell: The Last Paintings, Hauser & Wirth, London (2/3-4/28/12)
Joan Mitchell: The Last Decade, The Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH (6/10- 8/5/12)

2011 Joan Mitchell: The Last Paintings, Cheim & Read, New York (11/3 - 1/4/12)
Joan Mitchell: Paintings from the Fifties, Lennon, Weinberg, Inc., New York
(5/3 – 6/21/11)

2010 Joan Mitchell: The Last Decade, Gagosian Gallery, Beverly Hills (11/4 – 12/23)
Joan Mitchell, Inverleith House, Edinburgh, Scotland (7/27 – 10/3/10)
Joan Mitchell: Paintings, New Orleans Museum of Art, Works on Paper, Newcomb Art Gallery, Tulane University, Prints, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans (3/31 – 6/27/10)

2009 Joan Mitchell: Drawings, Kukje Gallery, Seoul (10/22 – 11/22/09)
Joan Mitchell: Sunflowers, Hauser & Wirth, Zurich (6/7 – 7/25/09)

2008 Joan Mitchell: A Discovery of the New York School, Kunsthalle Emden, Germany (12/6/08–3/8/09) traveled to Palazzo Magnani, Reggio Emilia, Italy (3/21–6/1/09); Musée des Impressionnismes, Giverny (8/23 - 10/31/09)
Joan Mitchell: Sunflowers, Cheim & Read, New York (11/4–12/28/08)
Joan Mitchell: Paintings and Pastels 1973–1983, Lennon, Weinberg, Inc., New York (5/3–6/21/08)

2007 Joan Mitchell: Works on Paper 1956–1992, Cheim & Read, New York (5/10–6/16/07)
Joan Mitchell: Leaving America, Hauser & Wirth, London (5/25–7/21/07)

2006 Joan Mitchell, DeYoung Museum, San Francisco, CA (11/1/06-12/31/07)
Joan Mitchell: A Survey 1952–1992, Kukje Gallery, Seoul (3/3–4/4/06)

2005 Joan Mitchell; Prints from the Foundation, Susan Sheehan Gallery, New York (12/8/05–2/28/06)
Frémicourt Paintings 1960–62, Cheim & Read, New York (5/10–6/25/05)
Joan Mitchell Sketchbook 1941–51, Francis M. Naumann, New York (05/03–07/15/05) Joan Mitchell: The 1946–1952 Sketchbook Drawings and Related Works, Pollock Gallery, Southern Methodist University, Dallas (8/29–10/15/05)

2004 The Paintings of Joan Mitchell, Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham (6/27–8/31/03) traveled to; Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, Texas (9/21/03–1/7/04)

2002 The Presence of Absence, Cheim & Read, New York (6/20–8/16/02)
The Paintings of Joan Mitchell, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (6/20–9/29/02)
Working with Poets, Tibor de Nagy, New York (6/13–7/26/02)
Joan Mitchell: Petit, Lennon, Weinberg, Inc., New York (6/25–8/16/02)

1998 Paintings from Fifties, Robert Miller Gallery, New York

1997 Selected Paintings, Lennon, Weinberg, Inc., New York (4/24–5/24/97)
IVAM Centre Julio Gonzales, Valencia, Spain (9/11-12/14/97)

1996 Joan Mitchell: Paintings from 1956 to 1958, Robert Miller Gallery, New York (4/9–5/4/96)

1995–96 Joan Mitchell Tilleuls 1978 Huiles sur toile & Pastels, Galerie Jean Fournier, Paris (12/95–1/96)

1995 Joan Mitchell: Selected Paintings and Pastels 1950–1990, Manfred Baumgartner Galleries, Inc., Washington, DC (3/29–5/20/95)

1994 Joan Mitchell, les dernières années, Galerie Nationale du Jeu de Paume, Paris (6/22–9/14/94)
Joan Mitchell in Vétheuil, Newport Harbor Art Museum, Newport Beach, California (3/22–5/29/94)
Musée des Beaux Arts de Nantes, France (6/24–9/26/94)
Joan Mitchell...my black paintings...1964, Robert Miller Gallery, New York (10/11–11/12/94)
Montgomery–Glasoe Gallery, Minneapolis, Minnesota (4/1–5/27/94)

1993 Joan Mitchell 1992, Robert Miller Gallery, New York (3/30–5/8/93)
Joan Mitchell Prints and Illustrated Books: A Retrospective, Susan Sheehan Gallery, New York (3/29–4/30/93)
83rd Annual Exhibition: Joan Mitchell, Maier Museum of Art, Randolph–Macon Woman's College, Lynchburg, Virginia (9/12–11/14/93)
Joan Mitchell 26 Farbige Radierungen, 1972–1989, Galerie Daniel Blau, Munich (6/3–7/3/93)
Galerie Ulrike Barthel, Bremen (opens 8/13)

1992 Joan Mitchell Pastels, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (3/18–6/21/92)
Joan Mitchell Recent Lithographs, Susan Sheehan Gallery, New York (3/17–3/28/92)
Joan Mitchell Sunflowers and Trees Series, Tyler Graphics, Mt. Kisco, New York (opening reception 3/7)
Joan Mitchell Trees & Other Paintings 1960 to 1990, Laura Carpenter Fine Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico (5/2–6/6/92)
Galerie Jean Fournier, Paris (6/3–7/14/92)

1991 Joan Mitchell Recent Paintings, Robert Miller Gallery, New York (3/26–4/20/91)

1990 Joan Mitchell Champs, Galerie Jean Fournier, Paris (5/30–7/14/90)
Joan Mitchell Paintings and Drawings, Barbara Mathes Gallery, New York (10/24–12/1/90)

1989 Robert Miller Gallery, New York (10/25–11/25/89)

1988–89 The Paintings of Joan Mitchell: Thirty–Six Years of Natural Expressionism, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York [traveled to: Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, (2/27–5/1/88); San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California (5/26–7/17/88); Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo (9/17–11/6/88); La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art, La Jolla, California (12/28/88–1/29/89); Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York (2/26–4/23/89)]
Joan Mitchell: Selected Paintings Spanning Thirty Years, Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles (12/3/88–1/7/89)

1987 Joan Mitchell: River, Lille, Chord, Galerie Jean Fournier, Paris (6/10–7/13/87)

1986 Joan Mitchell: New Paintings, Xavier Fourcade Inc., New York (4/3–5/10/86)
Joan Mitchell: an Exhibition of Paintings and Works on Paper, Keny & Johnson Gallery, Columbus (9/19–10/17/86)

1985 Joan Mitchell: The Sixties, Xavier Fourcade Inc., New York (4/3–5/4/85)

1984 Joan Mitchell–La Grande Vallée, Galerie Jean Fournier, Paris (5/29–7/15/84)

1983 Joan Mitchell: New Paintings, Xavier Fourcade Inc., New York (2/19–3/26/83)

1982 Joan Mitchell: Choix des peintures 1970–1982, Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris (6/24–9/8/82)

1981 Gloria Luria Gallery, Bay Harbor, FL (2/5–2/27/80)
Joan Mitchell: New Paintings, Xavier Fourcade, Inc., New York (2/14–3/28/81)
Joan Mitchell: New Paintings, Janie C. Lee Gallery, Houston (10/81–11/81)

1980 Joan Mitchell: The Fifties, Important Paintings, Xavier Fourcade Inc., New York (3/1–4/5/80)
Joan Mitchell: Major Paintings, Richard Hines Gallery, Seattle (4/23–5/31/80)
Galerie Jean Fournier, Paris (5/7–6/15/80)

1979 Paule Anglim Gallery, San Francisco (11/13–12/22/79)

1978 Joan Mitchell, New Paintings and Pastels, Ruth F. Schaffner Gallery, Los Angeles (4/5–5/13/78)
Webb and Parsons Gallery, Bedford Village, New York (9/16–10/7/78)
Galerie Jean Fournier, Paris (10/8–11/24/78)

1977–78 Joan Mitchell, New Paintings 1977, Xavier Fourcade, Inc., New York (12/2/77–1/14/78)

1976 Joan Mitchell, New Paintings 1976, Xavier Fourcade, Inc., New York (11/23–12/31/76)

1974 Ruth Schaffner Gallery, Santa Barbara, California
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
The Arts Club of Chicago

1972 Joan Mitchell: My Five Years in the Country, Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, New York (3/25–4/21/72) traveled to: Martha Jackson Gallery, New York (4/26–6/3/72)
Blue Series 1970–1971 and The Field Series 1971–1972, Martha Jackson Gallery, New York

1971 Blue Series, Martha Jackson Gallery, New York
Galerie Jean Fournier, Paris

1969 Galerie Jean Fournier, Paris

1968 Joan Mitchell, Recent Paintings, Martha Jackson Gallery, New York

1967 Galerie Jean Fournier, Paris

1965 Stable Gallery, New York

1962 Paintings by Joan Mitchell, The New Gallery, Hayden Library, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge
Galerie Jacques Dubourg, Paris
Galerie Lawrence, Paris
Galerie Klipstein und Kornfeld, Bern

1961 Stable Gallery, New York
B.C. Holland Gallery, Chicago
Dwan Gallery, Los Angeles
Joan Mitchell Paintings 1951–1961, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois

1960 Gallery Neufville, Paris
Galleria dell'Ariete, Milan

1958 Stable Gallery, New York

1957 Stable Gallery, New York

1955 Stable Gallery, New York

1954 Stable Gallery, New York

1953 Stable Gallery, New York

1952 New Gallery, New York (1/14–2/2/52)

1950 Bank Lane Gallery, Chicago
Joan Mitchell, St.Paul Gallery and School of Art, St. Paul, Minnesota


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013 John Chamberlain and Joan Mitchell, Gagosian Gallery, Rome (2/8- 3/9/13)

2012 American Masters at the Norton: Clyfford Still and Joan Mitchell, Norton Gallery of Art, West Palm Beach, FL (3/22-9/2/12)

2011 The Women in Our Life: A Fifteen Year Anniversary Exhibition, Cheim & Read, New York (6/30- 9/16/11)
Amerika. Europa., Kunsthandel Wolfgang Werner Bremen, Berlin (9/9-11/26/11)

2010 Le Tableau: French Abstraction and its Affinities, curated by Joe Fyfe, Cheim & Read, New York (6/24 – 9/3/10)
Monet and Abstraction, Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid (2/23 - 5/30/10)

2009 Deadline, Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris (10/16/09 - 1/10/10)
Before Again: Joan Mitchell, Louise Fishman, Harriet Korman, Melissa Meyer, Jill Moser, Denyse Thomasos, Lennon, Weinberg, Inc. (10/15 – 11/28/09)
Abstractions by Gallery Artists, Cheim & Read, New York (9/24 – 10/3/09)
A Club Without Walls, Butler's Fine Art, East Hampton, New York (7/23 - 8/10/09)
The Female Gaze: Women Look At Women, Cheim & Read, New York (6/25 - 9/19/09)
Modern Masters from the Smithsonian American Art Museum, The Westmoreland Museum of Art, Greensburg (6/14 - 9/6/09)
elles@centrepompidou, Women Artists in the Collection of the National Modern Art Museum, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris (3/23/09 – 3/23/10)
White Light / White Heat, Hauser & Wirth, London (2/27–3/28/09)
1968-69: Forty Years Later, Armand Bartos Fine Art, New York (2/18–3/21/09)

2008 De Kooning, Mitchell, Richter: Paintings from the 1980s, Tina Kim
Gallery, New York (10/17–11/15/08)
Action/Abstraction: Abstract Expressionism and Postwar America,The Jewish Museum, New York (5/2/08–9/21/08) travels to: Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis (10/19/08–1/11/09) Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo (2/13/09–5/31/09)
Significant Form, The Persistence of Abstraction, Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow (4/30–6/30/08)
Monet-Kandinsky-Mondrian and their Inheritance. Paths of Abstract Painting, Kunstforum Wien, Vienna (2/27/08–6/29/08)
Action Painting, Beyeler Museum, Basel (1/28/08–5/18/08)
Environments and Empires, Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts

2007 Audacity in Art: Selected Works from Central Florida Collections, Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando (12/8/07–2/3/08).
Be-Bomb: The Transatlantic War of Images and all that Jazz in the 1950s, Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona (MACBA), Spain (10/5–1/7/08)
In Monet's Garden: The Lure of Giverny, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus (10/12/07–1/20/08); traveling to Musée Marmottan Monet, Paris (2/12–5/11/08)

2006 New York, New York, Grimaldi Forum, Monaco (7/14–9/10/06)
Full House–Views of the Whitney's Collection at 75, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (6/29–9/3/06)
About Light, Galerie Lelong, New York (6/23–8/4/06)
The New Landscape/The New Still life: Soutine and Modern Art, Cheim & Read, New York (6/22–9/9/06)
Women's Work, Greenberg Van Doren, New York (3/21–4/15/06) Montreal–Paris–New York1929–1994, Galerie Simon Blais, Montreal (6/7–7/8/06)

2005 Marks of Distinction, Grand Rapids Art Museum, Michigan (6/24–9/04/05)
Early Prints by Robert Mangold, Brice Marden, Joan Mitchell, Senior & Shopmaker Gallery, New York (9/22–10/29/05)
Art and the Garden, Spanierman Gallery, East Hampton, NY, (9/22–10/31/05)
Marks of Distinction: Two Hundred Years of American Drawings and Watercolors From The Hood Museum of Art, Hood Museum of Art, Hanover, New Hampshire (3/29–5/29/05)
Paint, Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland, Oregon (5–7/2/05)
American Drawings 1950's–2005, Daniel Wienberg Gallery, Los Angeles (3/1–4/23/05)
On Paper, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles (02/26–04/16/05)
Graphics by 20th Century Masters from the Corchran Collection, Huntington Museum of Art, Huntington, West Virginia (2/19–4/10/05)

2004 Reuniting an Era: Abstract Expressionists of the1950's, Rockford Art Museum, Rockford, Illinois (11/12/04–1/23/05)
This Land is Your Land: American Landscape Prints, Detroit Institute of Art, Detroit (10/27/04–1/30/05)
Twelve from Cheim & Read, Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, GA (6/11-7/12/04)
New Visions: Works From the Permanent Collection, Minnesota Museum of American Art, Saint Paul, Minneapolis (3/04)
Abstractions, Cook Fine Art, New York (3/15–4/24/04)

2003 Simple Marks, Cheim & Read, New York, (7/20–9/6/03)
Divas: A Selection of Women Artists of the 20th Century, Pensacola Museum of Art, Pensacola (6/13–8/23/03)

2002 Zen Roxy, New York, Von Lintel Galler (11/26/02–1/18/03)
The Gesture, Neuhoff Gallery, New York (9/17–10/19/02)
Memory Abstracted, Edward Tyler Nahem Fine Art, New York (6/20–8/9/02)

1999 American Abstraction/American Realism: The Great Debate, Susquehanna Art Museum, Harrisburg, PA (6/8-8/21/99)
Art at Work: Forty Years of the Chase Manhattan Collection, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston (3/3–5/2)
Catherine Murphy, Joan Mitchell, Harriet Korman: Three Rooms, Lennon, Weinberg, Inc., New York (4/1–4/24/99)
Primed & Un–Primed, Lawrence Rubin, Greenberg Van Doren Fine Art, New York (8/9/99–10/2/99)

1998 Small Paintings, Cheim & Read, New York (7/1–7/31/98)
Art & the American Experience, Kalamazoo Institute of Art (Fall 1998)
1997–98 Joan Mitchell & John Chamberlain: A Juxtaposition, Cheim & Read, New York (11/18/97–1/9/98)

1997 The Founders and Heirs of the New York School, organized by Dore Ashton, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo (1/25/97–3/16/97); (travelling to: The Miyagi Museum of Art, [4/28–6/1/97]; The Museum of Modern Art, Ibaraki [6/28/97–8/3/97])
Museo de arte Contemporaneo de Barcelona (Curated by Richard Marshall)
Women and Abstract Expressionism: Painting and Sculpture, 1945–59, Sidney Mishkin Gallery, Baruch College, CUNY, New York (3/20–4/18/97) [Traveled to: Guild Hall, East Hampton, NY (5/5–6/23/97)]

1996–97 Abstract Expressionism in the United States, Centro Cultural Arte Contemporaneo, Mexico City (10/10/96–1/12/97)
Art In Embassies Program, US Ambassador's Residence, Bulgaria

1996 American Art Today: Images from Abroad, Florida International University, Miami (2/23–3/30/96)
Group Exhibition, Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles (1/13–3/2/96)
Forces of the Fifties: Selections from the Albright–Knox Art Gallery, Wexner Center for the Arts, The Ohio State University, Columbus, (5/96–?)
Lennon, Weinberg, Inc., New York, Group Show (6/11–8/1/96)
Robert Miller Gallery, New York, Summer Group Show (7/1–8/30/96)
Parallels, Galerie Lelong, New York (9/12–11/2/96)
Women's Work, GreeneNaftali Inc., New York (9/6–10/13/96)

1995–96 1995 Carnegie International, Carnegie International, Pittsburgh (11/5/95–2/18/96)

1995 25th Anniversary Exhibition, John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco (1/13–2/25/95)
Seven from the Seventies: Diebenkorn, Frankenthaler, Krasner, Martin, Mitchell, Scully and Stella, Knoedler, New York (2/8–3/4/94).
New York, Action and Edge: 1950's and 1960's, Katharina Rich Perlow Gallery, New York (4/1–4/29/95)
The Collection of Sue and Eugene Mercy, Jr., The Richmond Art Center, The Loomis Chaffee School, Windsor, Connecticut (5/18–6/11/95)
Works on Paper, Baumgartner Galleries, Inc., Washington, DC (9/15–10/12/95)
Rubens to Picasso: Four Centuries of Old Master Drawings, Edmonton Gallery, University of Alberta, Department of Art & Design (9/16–10/29/95)
Works on Paper, Baumgartner Galleries, Inc., Washington, DC (9/15–10/12/95)

1994 Reclaiming Artists of the New York School: Toward a More Inclusive View of the 1950s, Sidney Mishkin Gallery, Baruch College, The City University of New York, New York (3/18/94–4/22/94)
Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, Group Exhibition (1/22–2/26/94)
The Brushstroke and Its Guises, New York Studio School, New York (3/7–4/16/94)
The Shaman as Artist/The Artist as Shaman, Aspen Art Museum, Colorado (2/10–4/10/94)
American Abstraction: A New Decade, Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, Loretto, Pennsylvania (9/24–11/20/94)
Drawings, Gerald Peters Gallery, Dallas (6/16–7/23/94)
Romantic Modernism, 100 Years, Museum of Fine Arts, Museum of New Mexico, Santa Fe (6/4–7/31/94)
Sao Paulo Bienal, Brazil (10/12–12/11/94)
Paths of Abstraction: Painting in New York 1944–1981, Selections from the Ciba Art Collection, Bertha and Karl Leubsdorf Art Gallery, Hunter College, New York (9/13–10/29/94)
Associated American Artists 1953 to 1979, Martha Jackson Gallery, New York (9/14–10/22/94)
Abstract Works on Paper, Robert Miller Gallery, New York (7/19–8/26/94)

1993 I am the Enunciator, Thread Waxing Space, New York
(1/9/93–2/20/93)
Intimates and Confidants in Art: Husbands, Wives, Lovers and Friends, Nassau County Museum of Art, Rosyln, New York (2/27–5/23/93)
Recent Acquisitions, Edward Tyler Nahem Fine Art, New York (2/93–3/93)
Rewriting History: The Salon of 1993, Montgomery Glasoe, Minneapolis, MN (3/25–5/28/93)
A Visage découvert, Fondation Cartier pour l'art Contemporain, Jouy–en–Josas, France (5/26–9/12/93)
Fondation Cartier pour l'art Contemporain, Jouy–en–Josas, France, azur (5/28–9/12/93)
The Artistic Relationship, Foster Goldstrom Gallery, New York (4/20–5/22/93)
An American Hommage to Matisse, Sidney Janis Gallery, New York (5/20–6/26/93)
Drawing the Line Against AIDS, Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice (6/8–6/13/93) (under the aegis of the 45th Venice Biennale); reinstalled at the Guggenheim Museum SoHo, New York (10/6–10/19/93)
Abstract–Figurative, Robert Miller Gallery, New York (6/93–8/93)
The Usual Suspects, Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles (9/9–10/16/93)
Gallery Selections: 20th Century European & American Masters, Jan Krugier Gallery, New York (9/14–10/30/93)
The Linear Image II, Marisa del Re Gallery, New York (10/5–11/6/93)

1992–93 Le Nymphéas avant et après, Musée de l'Orangerie, Paris (10/27/92–1/25/93)

1992 Painting, Self Evident: Evolutions in Abstraction, The William Halsey Gallery, Simons Center for the Arts, College of Charleston, South Carolina,
(Exhibition on view here and simultaneously at two other venues, The Meddin Building and the Gibbes Museum of Art, during the Spoleto Festival) (5/20–6/28/92)
The New York School: Works on Paper from the1950s and 1960s, Paths to Discovery, curated by Ellen Russotto Sidney Mishikin Gallery, Baruch College, City University of New York (3/20–4/17/92)
From America's Studio: Twelve Contemporary Masters, Art Institute of Chicago (5/10–6/14/92)
American Art 1930–1970, organized by Independent Curators Incorporated, Lingotto, Turin, New York (1/7–3/21/92)
Alumni Exhibition, School of the Art Institute of Chicago (4/20–6/15/92)
An Exhibition for Satyajit Ray, Philippe Briet Gallery, New York (4/11–5/16/92)
A Permanent Collection Art From the 19th Century to the Present, Castellani Art Museum, Niagra University, New York
Play Between Fear and Desire, Germans van Eck, New York (4/24–5/23/92)
Paint, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York (4/4–5/9/92)
15th Anniversary Exhibition, Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago (5/8–6/13/92)
Slow Art Painting in New York Now, P.S.1 Museum, Long Island City, New York (4/26–6/21/92)
Ginny Williams Gallery, Denver, Summer Group Exhibition (5/14–6/30/92)
Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, Group Exhibition (7/92–8/92)
Summer Stock, Gerald Peters Gallery, Dallas (6/92–8/92)
Texas Gallery, Houston, Summer Group Show (7/11–8/15/92)
Abstraction from the 50s, Gimpel Fils, London (6/23–9/5/92)
From Brancusi to Bourgeois: Aspects of the Guggenheim Collection, Guggenheim Museum Soho, New York (7/1–8/27/92)

1991–92 Landscape of America: The Hudson River School to Abstract Expressionism, Nassau County Museum of Art, Rosyln, New York (11/9/91–2/9/92)
Painting, Galerie Lelong, New York (9/10–9/28/91)
Too French: Contemporary French Art, Hong Kong Museum of Art (jointly presented by the Urban Council and The Cartier Foundation for Contemporary Art) (11/16/91–2/19/92) (Traveled to the Hara Museum ARC, Gunma, Japan, [4/5–6/7/92])

1991 166th Annual Exhibition, National Academy of Design, New York (4/2–5/5/91)
Drawing Conclusions, Guidarte New York, New York (4/5–5/15/91)
1991 Biennial Exhibition, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (4/2–6/30/91)
Masterworks of Contemporary Sculpture, Paintings and Drawings 1930s–1990s, Bellas Artes, Santa Fe, New Mexico (5/27–9/3/91)
Important Works on Paper,Meredith Long & Company, Houston, 8/1–8/31/91)
Painting: Drawings and Gesture, Galerie Lelong, New York (9/10–10/28/91)
Women Artists, MiraMar Gallery, Sarasota, Florida (10/91)

1990–91 Line & Action, Tavelli Gallery, Aspen, Colorado (12/21/90–1/25/91)
Road to Victory, The Museum of Modern Art, New York (12/90–3/32/91)
Four Centuries of Women's Arts (Selections from the National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC), The Bunkamura Museum of Art, Shibuya, Tokyo (8/15–9/16/90); (traveled to: The Museum of Modern Art, Kamakura, Kanagawa [9/29–10/28/90]; Sapporo Tokyo, Sapporo, Hokkaido [11/1–11/13/90]; Tenjin Iwataya, Fukuoka [1/15–1/28/91]; Daimaru Museum, Umeda, Osaka [2/20–3/11/91]; Nagano Tokyu, Nagano [3/15–3/27/91]; Hiroshima Museum of Art, Hiroshima [4/14–5/6/91]; Matuszakaya Museum, Nagoya [5/23–6/9/91]).
Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, Group Exhibition (12/3/90–1/26/91)


1990 Lennon, Weinberg, Inc., New York A Group Exhibition (1/10–2/24/90)
Some Seventies Works, Robert Miller Gallery, New York (6/12–7/31/90)
Polyptychs & Folding Screens 1890–1990, Galerie Bellier, Paris
Positions of Art in the 20th Century–50 Women Artists, Museum Wiesbaden, West Germany (9/1–11/25/90)
Color in Art: American Expressionism from the Mid–Twentieth Century to the Present, Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art, University of Florida at Gainesville
Abstract Expressionism: Studio 35 Downtown, Stux Modern, New York (10/3–11/1/90)
Contemporary Prints & Multiples, Nora Haime Gallery, New York (6/14–7/14/90)

1989 The Linear Image–American Master Works on Paper Since 1939, Marisa del Re Gallery, New York (4/25–5/27/89)
A Decade of American Drawings: 1980–1989, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles (7/15–8/26/89)
Made in America, Virginia Beach Arts Center, Virginia Beach (4/15–6/11/89)
Methods in Abstraction, Gallery Urban, New York (3/3–3/25/89)
Ronald Bladen: The 1950s, Washburn Gallery, New York (2/17–3/12/89)
Lines of Vision: Drawings by Contemporary Women, Hillwood Art Gallery, Long Island University, Brookville, New York (5/24–6/28/89) (traveled to: Blum–Helman Warehouse, New York [7/6–8/18/89])
Important Works on Paper, Meredith Long Gallery, Houston
The Gestural Impulse 1945–60, Whitney Museum Downtown at Federal Reserve Plaza, New York (9/29–12/1/89)
Art in Place: 15 Years of Acquisitions, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (7/7/89–8/15/89)

1988 Just Like A Woman, Greenville County Museum of Art, Greenville, North Carolina
Drawing on the East–End, The Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, New York
Art of the 70s, Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles
Barbara Toll Gallery, New York
Quality of Line, The Forum, St. Louis (9/9–10/15/88)
Aspects of Abstraction, Holly Solomon Gallery, New York (1/7–2/13/88)
Des Americains a Paris 1950/1965, Chateau de Jau/L'oeil et demi Fondation du Chateu de Jau, Pyrenees, France (6/17/88–9/10/88)

1987 Drawings, Xavier Fourcade, Inc., New York (1/9–2/7/87)
The Art of Abstract Painting, Three Decades, Gallery Camino Real, Boca Raton, Florida (1/17–2/5/87)
Prints By Contemporary American Artists, Mount Holyoke College Art Museum, South Hadley, Massachusetts (traveled to: Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven CT; Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara; Virginia Museum of Fine Art, Richmond; Nelson–Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City)
Bette Stoller Gallery, New York, Group Exhibition (3/19–4/25/87)
Paintings, Xavier Fourcade, Inc., New York (6/19–9/19/87)
Selections from the Permanent Collection, Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit (6/87–9/87)
In Memory of Xavier Fourcade, Xavier Fourcade, Inc., New York

1986–87 Ringing in the Changes, Fabian Carlsson Gallery, London (11/5/86–1/10/87)

1986 Inspiration Comes From Nature, Jack Tilton Gallery, New York (1/7–2/1/86)
Paintings, Sculpture, Collages, and Drawings, Janie C. Lee Gallery, Houston (3/8–4/86)
An American Renaissance: Painting and Sculpture since 1940, Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale

1985 Painting as Landscape: Views of American Modernism 1920–1984, Baxter Art Gallery, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena (3/13–5/5/85) (Traveled to: The Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, New York, [8/4–9/22/85])
Masters of the Fifties: American Abstract Painting, from Pollock to Stella, Marisa del Re Gallery, New York (10/23–12/85)
Landscape and Abstract Art: A Continuing Dialogue, Colby College Museum of Art, Colby College, Waterville, Maine (3/3–3/31/85)
Action/Precision 1980–1985, Washburn Gallery, New York (1/15–2/23/85)
American Renaissance: Painting and Sculpture Since 1940, Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale (6/12–3/31/86)
The Martha Jackson Memorial Collection, National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC

1984–86 Action/Precision: The New Direction in New York, 1955–60, Newport Harbor Art Museum, Newport Harbor, California (6/28–9/9/84) (traveled to: Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, Massachusetts (10/3–11/25/84); Grey Art Gallery, New York University, New York (1/15–2/23/85); Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati (3/14–4/27/85); Albright–Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo (9/14–11/3/85); Archer M. Huntington Art Gallery, University of Texas, Austin (1/12–2/23/86),

1984 American Women Artists: Part I, 20th Century Pioneers, Sidney Janis, New York (1/12–2/4/84)
Master Drawings: 1928–1984, Janie C. Lee Gallery, Houston (3/84–4/84)
Olympic Arts Festival Los Angeles 1984, Newport Harbor Art Museum, Newport Harbor, California (6/1–9/9/84)
Art on Paper 1984: The 20th Weatherspoon Annual Exhibition, Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, Greensboro (11/18–12/16/84)
Three Painters, Three Decades, Harcus Gallery, Boston (5/19–6/14/84)
Foire internationale d'art contemporain, Grand Palais, Paris

1983–84 In Honor of de Kooning, Xavier Fourcade, Inc., New York (12/8/83–1/21/84)

1983 1983 Biennial Exhibition: Painting, Sculpture, Photography, Installations, Film, Video, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (3/15–5/29/83)
Drawings, Xavier Fourcade, Inc., New York (7/12–9/16/83)
American Art at Rydhave, The Art in Embassies Program, Rydhave, Denmark

1982 American Artists Abroad, 1900–1950, Washburn Gallery, New York (3/18–4/24/82)
Modern American Painting: The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, National Pinakothiki, Athens, Greece (9/20–11/7/82) (Traveled to: The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston)
The 1982 Weatherspoon Annual Exhibition, Art on Paper Since 1960, Weatherspoon Art Gallery, The University of North Carolina, Greensboro (11/14–12/12/82)

1981 37th Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary Painting, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC (2/81)
45th Annual Mid–Year Show, Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio (5/13–9/81)

1980 The Originals: Women in Art, Graham Gallery, New York (1/15–2/20/80)
The Fifties: Aspects of Painting in New York, 1950–1960, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC (5/22–9/21/80)
One Major New Work Each, Xavier Fourcade, Inc., New York (11/4–12/31/80)

1978 Perspective '78: Works by Women, Freedman Gallery, Albright College, Reading, Pennsylvania
American Painting of the 70s, Albright–Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo (traveled to: Newport Harbor Art Museum, Newport Beach, California; Oakland Museum, Oakland; Cincinnati Art Museum; Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi; Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois, Champaign)
Americans in Paris: The Fifties, Fine Arts Gallery, California State University, Northridge

1977 Art '77: A Selection of Works by Contemporary Artists from New York Galleries, Root Art Center, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York
New York: The State of the Art, The New York State Museum, Albany

1976 Painting Invitational, Hathorn Gallery, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, New York
American Artists '76: A Celebration, Marion Koogler McNay Art Institute, San Antonio

1975 34th Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

1974 Painting and Sculpture Today, 1974, Contemporary Arts Society of the Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis (Traveled to: Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati; Taft Museum, Cincinnati)
Contemporary American Painting and Sculpture 1974, Krannert Art Museum, University Art Museum, Champaign, Illinois
Works by Women from the CIBA–GEIGY Collection, Kresge Art Center Gallery, Michigan State University, East Lansing, (traveled to: Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, Greensboro)
Five American Painters: Recent Work, The Art Galleries, University of California, Santa Barbara

1973 Contemporary American Painting from New York Galleries, Wilmington Society of Fine Arts, Wilmington, Delaware
The Private Art Collection of Martha Jackson, Finch College Museum of Art, New York
Women Choose Women, organized by Women in the Arts, The New York Cultural Center, New York,
Contemporary American Drawings 1963–1973, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
1973 Biennial Exhibition: Contemporary American Art, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
Tenth Anniversary Invitational, University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee
Visual R&D: A Corporation Collects, the CIBA–GEIGY Collection of Contemporary Paintings, University Art Museum, University of Texas, Austin

1972–73 Fresh Air School, Exhibition of Paintings: Sam Francis, Joan Mitchell, Walasse Ting, Museum of Art, Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, (Traveled to: Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo; William Rockhill Nelson Gallery, Kansas City; Oklahoma Art Center, Oklahoma City, Archer M. Huntington Art Gallery, University of Texas at Austin)

1971 A New Consciousness–The CIBA–GEIGY Collection, The Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, New York
Younger Abstract Expressionists of the Fifties, The Museum of Modern Art, New York
Martha Jackson Gallery Collection, Seibu Department Store, Tokyo
Art on Paper Invitational, Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, Greensboro

1970 1970 Pittsburgh International Exhibition of Contemporary Art, Museum of Art, Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh
Wallworks Part II, Martha Jackson Gallery, New York
American Painting 1970, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond
Contemporary Women Artists, The National Arts Club, New York (organized by the Skidmore Arts Committee),

1969 John Bolles Gallery, San Francisco, Group Show
Wallworks Part I, Martha Jackson Gallery, New York,
The Recent Years, Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, New Jersey

1968 29th Annual Exhibition of the Society for Contemporary Art, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago
American Painting: The 1950s, Georgia Museum of Art, Athens
Invitational, Kent State University, Ohio
In Honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.,The Museum of Modern Art, New York
Art For Your Collection, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence
Department of State, Washington DC, Art in Embassies Program
Martha Jackson Gallery, New York, Group Show
Painting as Painting, University Art Museum, University of Texas, Austin

1966–67 Two Decades of American Painting, International Council, Museum of Modern Art, New York (traveled to: National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Japan; National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto, Japan; Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi, India; National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia; Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia)

1967 Contemporary American Painting and Sculpture from New York Galleries, Delaware Art Center, Wilmington
Large American Paintings, The Jewish Museum, New York
Contemporary American Paintings and Sculpture, Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois, Urbana
Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York

1966 Philadelphia, Art '75, Drexel Institute of Technology, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia
The First Flint Invitational: An Exhibition of Contemporary Painting and Sculpture, Flint Institute of Arts, Flint, Michigan

1965 1965 Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
Women Artists of America 1707–1964, Newark Museum, Newark

1963 Three Young Americans, Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College, Oberlin, Ohio

1962 65th Annual Exhibition: Some Directions in Contemporary American Painting and Sculpture, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago
New Acquisitions, The Museum of Modern Art, New York
Forty Artists Under Forty from the Collection of the Whitney Museum of American Art, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (traveled to: Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute, Utica; Rochester Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, New York; Robertson Memorial Center, Binghamton, New York; Albany Institute of History and Art, Albany; Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse; Andrew Dickson White Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca; Albright–Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo)
Art since 1950: American and International, American section, American Art since 1950, Seattle World's Fair, Seattle

1961 Binghamton Museum of Art, Binghamton, New York, Group Show
1961 Pittsburgh International Exhibition of Contemporary Painting and Sculpture, Museum of Art, Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh
Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, Group Show
Museum of Art, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Group Show
American Abstract Expressionists and Imagists, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut, Group Show

1960 Contemporary American Painting, The Columbus Gallery of Fine Arts, Columbus
Business Buys American Art: Third Loan Exhibition by the Friends of the Whitney Museum of American Art, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
Sixty American Painters, 1960: Abstract Expressionist Painting of the Fifties, Walker Arts Center, Minneapolis
Neue Malerei: Form, Struktur, Bedeutung, Städtische Galerie in Lenbachpalais, Munich

1959–60 School of New York: Some Younger Artists, Stable Gallery, New York, Tour organized by the American Federation of Arts (traveled to: John Herron Art Museum, Indianapolis; Southern Illinois University, Carbondale; Andrew Dickson White Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca; Holiday Art Center, Watch Hill, Rhode Island; Atlanta Public Library, Georgia; Wells College, Aurora, New York)
New York and Paris: Painting in the Fifties, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

1959 26th Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington DC
Documenta II: Kunst nach 1945, Internationale Ausstellung, Museum Fridericianum, Kassel, West Germany
V Bienal do Museu de Arte Moderna, de Sao Paolo, Museu de Arte Moderna, Sao Paolo, Brazil
Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Painting, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York

1958 Annual Exhibition of the Society for Contemporary Art, Art Institute of Chicago
Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, Group Show
1958 Pittsburgh International Exhibition of Contemporary Painting and Sculpture, Museum of Art, Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh
Action Painting, Dallas Museum of Contemporary Arts
The International Art of a New Era: Informel and Gutai, Osaka Festival, Osaka
XXIX Esposizione Biennale Internazionale d'Arte, Venice
Washington University, St. Louis, Group Show
Nature in Abstraction: The Relation of Abstract Painting and Sculpture to Nature in Twentieth–Century American Art, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (Traveled to: The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC; Fort Worth Art Center, Fort Worth; Los Angeles County Museum of Art; San Francisco Museum of Art; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; City Art Museum of St. Louis)
The Museum and Its Friends: Twentieth–Century American Art from Collections of the Friends of the Whitney Museum, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
Fifteen American Artists, Palazzo Ancaini, Festival dei Due Mondi, Spoleto, Italy

1957 Arts Club of Chicago, Group Show
62nd Annual Exhibition of American Painting and Sculpture, Art Institute of Chicago
Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Oil Paintings, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
Japanese International Exhibition, Tokyo
American Paintings, 1945–1957, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota
1957 Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Sculpture, Paintings and Watercolors, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York,
Artists of the New York School: Second Generation, Jewish Museum, New York

1956 Museum of Modern Art, New York, Group Show
Brach, Goldberg, Goodnough, Mitchell, Sidney Janis Gallery, New York

1955 Vanguard 1955, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis
Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York

1951 Ninth Street Exhibition of Paintings and Sculpture, Ninth Street Show, New York
Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York

1950 Art Institute of Chicago, Group Show
Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting, Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois, Urbana


AWARDS

1991 Le Grand Prix des Arts (Peinture) of the City of Paris
1989 Award for Painting, French Ministry of Culture
1987 Honorary Doctorate, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago
1973 Brandeis University Creative Arts Awards; Citation in Painting
1971 Honorary Doctorate, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio
1961 Premio Lissone (Lissone Prize), Milan
1947 Edward L. Ryerson Travelling Fellowship from the Art Institute of Chicago

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts
Albright–Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo
Allen Art Museum at Oberlin College, Oberlin, Ohio
The Art Institute of Chicago
Arts Club of Chicago
Berardo Museum - Collection of Modern and Contemporary Art, Lisbon
Sarah Campbell Blaffer Foundation, Houston
Birmingham Museum of Art, Alabama
Blanton Museum of Art at the University of Texas, Austin
Boca Raton Museum of Art, Boca Raton, Florida
Butler Institute of Contemporary Art, Youngstown, Ohio
Museum of Art, Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh
Fondation Cartier pour l'Art Contemporain, Jouy–en–Josas, France
Castellani Art Museum, Niagara University, Lewiston, New York
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington DC
Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
Currier Museum of Art, Manchester, New Hampshire
Daros-Exhibitions, Zurich
The Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, Ohio
Denver Art Museum, Colorado
The Empire State Plaza Art Collection, Albany
Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, Massachusetts
FRAC - Haute-Normandie, Sotteville-lès-Rouen
FRAC - Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Marseille
Georgia Museum of Art, Atlanta
J. Paul Getty Trust, Los Angeles
The Hillman Foundation, Pittsburgh
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC
Hofstra University Museum, Hempstead, New York
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
Johnson Wax Collection, National Collection of Fine Arts, Washington DC
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, Missouri
University of Kentucky Art Museum, Lexington
LAAC - Lieu d'Art et Action Contemporaine de Dunkerque, Dunkerque
LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton Foundation, Paris
Fondation Maeght, Saint-Paul, France
The McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, Texas
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
James A. Michener Collection, University of Texas, Austin
Musée des Beaux-Arts de Caen, Caen
Museum of Contemporary Art, Jacksonville, Florida
Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
Fonds National d'Art Contemporain, Puteaux, France
National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC
National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC
Osaka City Art Museum of Modern Art, Japan
The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC
Musée National d'Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris
Fonds Regional d'Art Contemporain, Marseille, France
Fonds Regional d'Art Contemporain, Sotteville-les-Rouen, France
Fundation de 11 Linjen, Oudenburg, Belgium
Museum of the Rhode Island School of Design, Providence
Rockefeller Institute, New York
Saint Louis Art Museum, Missouri
Samsung Museum, Seoul, South Korea
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco
Shizuoka Prefectural Museum of Art, Shizuoka–shi, Japan
Smart Museum of Art at the University of Chicago, Illinois
The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, New York
The Tate Gallery, London
Ulster Museum, Belfast, Northern Ireland
University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor
University of Virginia Art Museum, Charlottesville
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, Massachusetts
Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut