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Al HELD - SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2010
Marianne Friedland Gallery, Naples, FL, Al Held: Selected Works (February 11 – March 12, 2010)
Wright Exhibition Space, Seattle, WA, Big is Better (Or Some Claim), (February 4 – March 26, 2010)
San Antonio Museum of Art, TX, Psychedelic: Optical and Visionary Art Since the 1960s (March 13 – August 1, 2010)

2009 - 2010
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, Modern and Contemporary Art @ Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art (September 26, 2009 – March 15, 2010)
Betty Cuningham Gallery, New York, NY, Five Decades (November 19, 2009 – February 13, 2010)
Tyler Museum of Art, Tyler, TX, New Works: Highlights from the Permanent Collection, (December 22, 2009 – May 23, 2010)

2009
Lori Bookstein Fine Art, New York, NY, Personal Geometry (January 8 – February 7)
Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, Made in America (January 9 – February 28)
Russell Bowman Art Advisory, Chicago, Geometry as Image (January 16 – March 21)
Pace Prints Gallery, New York, NY, Al Held Prints (February 5 – March 7)
Cantor Arts Center, Stanford University, CA, Pop to Present (March 18 – August 16)
McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, TX, American Concepts and Global Visions/Selections from the AT&T Collection: Contemporary Paintings and Sculptures (February 11 – May 17)
David Klein Gallery, Birmingham, MI John McLaughlin & Emerson Woellfer, (April 4 – May 2, 2009)
John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA, A Matter of Form (March 5 – May 23, 2009)
Jacobson Howard Gallery, New York, NY, Circa 1959 (September 10 – October 24, 2009)

2008-2009
Milwaukee Art Museum, Sensory Overload: Light, Motion, Sound, and the Optical in Art Since 1945 (January 24, 2008–June 7, 2009)
Ackland Museum of Art, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Circa 1958: Breaking Ground in American Art (September 12, 2008 – January 4, 2009)
Robert Miller Gallery, Beyond the Canon: Small Scale American Abstraction 1945-1965 (November 20, 2008 – January 3, 2009)
Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, NY, Al Held Paintings 1979 – 1993 (November 10, 2008 – January 10)

2008
Marianne Friedland Gallery, Naples, FL, Al Held: The Watercolor Paintings (February 7 – February 28)
University Art Museum, Long Beach, CA, Al Held: The Evolution of Style (June 26 – August 10)
John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA, Al Held: Watercolors (September 4 – October 4)
Waddington Galleries, London, Al Held Paintings 1979 – 1993 (November 26 – December 19)
University Art Museum, California State University Long Beach, Al Held: The Evolution of Style (June 26 – August 10)
Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, Al Held Paintings 1979-1985 (November 10 – January 10, 2009)
Waddington Galleries, London, Al Held Paintings 1989-1993 (November 26 – December 19)
John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, Watercolors (September 4th – September 27th)

2007
Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando, FL, Al Held: Gravity's Strings (September 15 – October 28)

2006
J. Johnson Gallery, Al Held: American Abstract Expressionist Painter, 1928-2005 (January 7 – March 17)
Galerie Renée Ziegler, Zürich, Switzerland, in memory of Al Held 1928-2005 (January 12 – February 26)
Marianne Friedland Gallery, Naples, FL, The Watercolors of Al Held (opened February 9)

2005
Robert Miller Gallery, New York, Al Held: Public Projects (January 11 – January 15)
Orlando Museum of Art, Art in Architecture: Al Held, (February 26 – April 3)

2003-04
Robert Miller Gallery, New York, Al Held (November 20, 2003 - January 3, 2004)

2002-2004
Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, Expanding Universe: The Recent Paintings of Al Held (January 12 - March 24, 2002); exhibition traveled to Dennos Museum Center, Northwestern Michigan College, Traverse City (December 15, 2002 - March 9, 2003): Douglas F. Cooley Memorial Art Gallery, Reed College, Portland (April 12 - June 20); The Butler Institute of American Art Youngstown, OH (August 3 - September 28); Boston University Art Gallery, Boston University, Boston (November 7, 2003 - January 11, 2004); University of Maine Museum of Art, Bangor, ME (January 22 - March 27)

2002-03
Joan T. Washburn Gallery, New York, Al Held and George Sugarman: The Early Sixties. (November 26, 2002 - January 25, 2003)

2002
P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, Brooklyn, Plane: The Essential of Painting: Kristin Baker, Al Held, Fabian Maraccio, William Scharf (June 30 - November 10)

2001
Pillsbury and Peters Fine Art, Ltd., Dallas, Al Held: Large-Scale Watercolor Paintings (Mav 18 - July 7) (exhibition traveled to Gerald Peters Gallery, Santa Fe (October 12- November 10)
Ameringer/Howard/Yohe, New York, Al Held in Black and White: Paintings and Works on Paper (September 4 - October 11)

2000-2001
Ameringer/Howard Fine Art, Inc., Boca Raton, FL, Al Held: The Italian Watercolors (December 14, 2000 - January 6, 2001)

2000
Robert Miller Gallery, New York, Al Held Unfolding (October 21 - November 25)
1998
Robert Miller Gallery, New York, Al Held (The Last Series: 1964-65) (October 14 - November 14)

1997
André Emmerich Gallery, New York, Al Held Recent Paintings (March 27 - April 19)

1996
Hans Strelow, Dusseldorf, Al Held: Aquarelle (February 2 – April 13)
André Emmerich Gallery, New York, Al Held: Graphite/Charcoal Drawings (April 4 – May 11)

1995
André Emmerich Gallery, New York, Al Held: Time Past - Time Future (March 24 - April 22)
Allene Lapides Gallery, Santa Fe, NM, Geometric Abstraction

1994
Robert Miller Gallery, New York, Al Held: Painting in Paris 1952 (September 13 - October)

1993-1994
Krannert Art Museum and Kinkead Pavilion, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Al Held: Italian Watercolors (August 27 - September 26); exhibition traveled to Adams Landing Contemporary Art Space, Cincinnati (October 6 -November 14); Cedar Rapids Museum of Art, Cedar Rapids (January 4 - February 15, 1994)

1993
Crown Point Press, New York, Al Held Etching (March 10 – April 17)
Landau Fine Art, Montreal, Al Held: Watercolors and Acrylics (April 25 – June 15)

1992
Edwin A. Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita State University, Wichita, KS, Al Held (January 24 - March 8)
Allene Lapides Gallery, Santa Fe, NM. Al Held Paintings and Works on Paper (August 21 - September 11)
André Emmerich Gallery, New York, Al Held: New Paintings (October 8 - November 7)
Hokin Gallery, Bar Harbor Islands, FL (December)

1991
Heland Wetterling Gallery, Stockholm, Al Held: Paintings 1990 (April 25 – May 20)
André Emmerich Gallery, New York. Al Held 'The Italian Watercolors' (September 10 - October 12)

1990
Robert Miller Gallery, New York, Al Held: After Paris, 1953 - 1955 (January 4 - February 3)
Galerie Renée Ziegler, Zürich, Al Held Arbeiten von 1989 (April 20 - May 23)
André Emmerich Gallery, New York, Al Held: New Paintings (November 6 – December 1)
Crown Point Press, New York, Al Held: Etchings and Color Woodblock Prints (November 10 – December 15)
Galerie Hans Mayer, Düsseldorf, Al Held: Neve Arbeiten (August)

1989
André Emmerich Gallery, New York, Al Held New Paintings (March 2 - 25)
John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, Al Held: Recent Paintings (October 12 - November 11)
Marianne Friedland Gallery, Toronto, Al Held Watercolours 1989 (November 11 - 30)
Galerie Renée Ziegler, Zürich

1988
Donald Morris Gallery, Inc., Birmingham, MI, Al Held New Paintings (April 23 - May 28)
André Emmerich Gallery, New York, Al Held Watercolors (October 13 - November 5)

1987
Robert Miller Gallery, New York, Taxi Cabs 1959 (March 4 - 28)
Juda Rowan Gallery, London, Al Held: Drawings (January 22 – February 28)
André Emmerich Gallery, New York, Al Held New Paintings (April 2 - 25)
Galerie Renée Ziegler, Zürich, Zeichnungen (March 27 – May 2)

1986
John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco (April 16 – May 17)
André Emmerich Gallery, New York

1985
André Emmerich, New York, Al Held (April 25 - May 18)
André Emmerich Gallery, New York, Al Held: New Paintings (October 2 – 26)

1984
Gimpel-Hanover & Galerie André Emmerich, Zürich, Al Held: Zeichnungen von 1976 (February); exhibition traveled to André Emmerich Gallery, New York. Al Held: Drawings from 1976 (March 22 - April 14)
Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago, Al Held: Major Paintings (March 28 – April 25)
Marianne Friedland Gallery, Toronto, Major Paintings and Works on Paper (opened November 10)

1983
Donald Morris Gallery, Birmingham, MI, Al Held: New Paintings (May 7 – June 4)
Pace Editions, New York, Al Held: New Editions, Stone Ridge

1982
Juda Rowan Gallery, London (February 2 – March 6)
Robert Miller Gallery, New York, Al Held: 1954-1959 (March 6 - April 3)
André Emmerich Gallery, New York (November 4 – November 27)
The American Academy in Rome, Rome

1981
Grand Palais, Paris, FIAC (Foire Internationale d'Art Contemporain) exhibition with Andre Emmerich Gallery
Gimpel-Hanover & Galerie Andre Emmerich, Zürich

1980
Gimpel-Hanover & Galerie Andre Emmerich, Zürich, Al Held: Neue Bilder/Recent Paintings (February 16 – March 22)
Annely Juda Fine Art, London, Al Held: Recent Paintings (April 10 – May 10)
Quadrat Bottrop Moderne Galerie, Bottrop, West Germany, Al Held: Recent Paintings (May 18 – July)
Robert Miller Gallery, New York, Al Held 1959-1961 (March 29 - April 26)
André Emmerich Gallery, New York, Al Held: New Paintings 1980 (November 22 – December 10)

1979
André Emmerich Gallery, New York

1978
André Emmerich Gallery, New York, Al Held: New Paintings (April 29 - May 17)
Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, Al Held: Paintings and Drawings 1973-1978 (February 15 - April 1)
Mariannne Friedland Gallery, Toronto, Drawings By Al Held (opened May 6)
Janus Gallery, Venice, CA, Al Held: Drawings 1959-1976 (October 13 – November 11)

1977
Donald Morris Gallery, Birmingham, MI, Al Held (November 5 - December 10)
Galerie Andre Emmerich, Zürich, Al Held: Neue Bilder und Zeichnungen/Recent Paintings and Drawings (January 15 – February 19)
Galerie Renée Ziegler, Zürich, Al Held: Fürhe Werke/Early Works (January 15 – February 19)
Galerie Roger d'Amecourt, Paris, Al Held
Annely Juda Fine Art, London (May 10 – June 25)
André Emmerich Gallery, New York, Al Held: New Paintings (April 29 – May 17)

1976
André Emmerich Gallery, New York

1975
André Emmerich Gallery, New York, Al Held: Drawings (March 15 – April 3)
André Emmerich Gallery, New York, Al Held: New Paintings (November 13 – December 1)
Jared Sable Gallery, Toronto (April 26 – May 17)
Adler Castillo Gallery, Caracas, Al Held (September)

1974
Galerie Andre Emmerich, Zürich (January 16 – February 16)
Donald Morris Gallery, Detroit Al Held: Recent Paintings and Drawings (June 8 – July 6)
Galerie Müller, Cologne (October – November)
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, Al Held (October 11 - December 1) (retrospective)

1973
André Emmerich Gallery, New York, Al Held: New Paintings (October 5 – October 24)

1972
André Emmerich Gallery, New York, Al Held: New Paintings (April 1 - 19)

1971
Donald Morris Gallery, Detroit, Al Held: Recent Paintings (October 16 – November 13)

1970
André Emmerich Gallery, New York, Al Held: New Paintings (March 14 – April 1)
Galerie Renée Ziegler, Zürich, Bilder (May 1 - May 30)

1968-69
Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Al Held: Recent Paintings (November 20 - December 26); traveled to Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston (January 7 – 26, 1969)

1968
André Emmerich Gallery, New York (October 5 – October 24)
San Francisco Museum of Art, San Francisco (January 9 – February 25); traveled to Corcoran Gallery of Art. Washington, DC (March 16 – April 21)

1967
André Emmerich Gallery, New York (April 15 – May 4)
Al Held's Studio, New York (April 15 – May 4)
Galerie Renée Ziegler, Zürich, Bilder

1966
Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam (March 25 - May 1)
Galerie Müller, Stuttgart (January 21 – February 18)

1965
André Emmerich, New York

1964
Galerie Renée Ziegler, Zürich, Bilder (October 1964)
Galerie Gunar, Dusseldorf

1962
Poindexter Gallery, New York (November 13 – December 1)

1961
Poindexter Gallery, New York
Bonino Galeria, Buenos Aires

1960
Poindexter Gallery, New York (January 18 – February 6)

1959
Poindexter Gallery, New York

1952
Galerie Huit, Paris


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2008
The Rose Art Museum of Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, Arp to Reinhardt: Rose Geometries (January 24 – April 13)
Harn Museum of Art, Gainesville, FL, Paradigms and the Unexpected: Modern and Contemporary Art from the Shey Collection (February 10 – May 18)
Foundation Beyeler, Basel, Switzerland, Fernand Leger: Paris – New York (June 1 – September 7)
Ackland Museum of Art, University of North Carolina, Circa 1958: Breaking Ground in American Art (September 12, 2008 – January 4, 2009)

2007
Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, SUNY, New Paltz, NY, Selections from the permanent collection, curated by Judy Pfaff (February 10 – April 7)
John Berggruen Gallery, International Art Show, Basel, Switzerland, Art 38 Basel 2007 (June 13 – 17)
University Art Museum, Long Beach, CA, Grand Gestures: The Gordon F. Hampton Collection (June 28 – August 5)
Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, Full Color: Painting and Sculpture from 1960-1980 (July 16 – August 17)
Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York, Americans in Paris: Abstract Paintings in the Fifties (July 16 – September 29)
Museum of Modern Art, New York, What is Painting? Contemporary Art from the Collection (July 7 – September 17)
John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, Summer Show (July 10 – September 1)
David Klein Gallery, Birmingham, MI, Black & White (and a little red) (October 6 – 27)
Paul Kasmin Gallery, John Berggruen Gallery, Waddington Galleries, Miami, FL, Basel Miami Beach Fair (December 6 – 9)

2006
Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin, Germany, Berlin-Tokyo/Tokyo-Berlin. Die Kunst zweier Städte (October 3 – June 7)
Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York, Pre-Post (October 11 – November 11, 2006)

2005-2006
DaimlerChrysler Contemporary, Berlin, Outside Europe: Aus der Sammlung Daimler Chrysler (December 9, 2005 – March 30, 2006)

2005
Marianne Friedland Gallery, Naples, FL, American Masters: Important Paintings and Works on Paper (opened January 27)
The UBS Art Gallery and the MTA for Transit, Along the Way: MTA Arts for Transit (June 30 – September 9)

2004
Brooke Alexander Editions, New York, Under $2,000 Albers < Zaugg (January 1 – March 20)
Robert Miller Gallery, New York, Ground - Field - Surface (June 10 - August 20)
Galerie Renee Ziegler, Zurich, Kleinformate und Originalgraphik

2003-2004
DaimlerChrysler Contemporary, Berlin, Germany, Minimalism and After III (September 2003 – November 28, 2004)

2003
Jack S. Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, TX, Painting Explosion: 1958-1963, Part I (January 24 – April 13)
Joan T. Washburn Gallery, New York, Masterworks (May 6 - 30)

2002-2003
Watercolor: In the Abstract (December, 2002 - April 15, 2003)

2002
Joan T. Washburn Gallery, New York, Al Held & George Sugarman: The Early Sixties
Selby Gallery, Ringling School of Art and Design, Sarasota, FL, MathArt/ArtMath (February 22 - March 30)
Palazzo Reale, Milan, New York Renaissance: Masterworks from the Whitney Museum of American Art (March 21 - September 15)

2001-2002
The Hyde Collection, Glens Falls, NY, Watercolor: In the Abstract (September 30 - December 9, 2001) (exhibition traveled to Michael C. Rockefeller Arts Center Gallery, State University College, Fredonia, NY (January 18 - February 22, 2002) ; Butler Institute of American Art Youngstown, OH (March 10- April 28) ; Ben Shahn Gallery, William Patterson University, Wayne, NJ (September 6 - October 11); Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, University of Alabama, Tuscalossa (November 3 - December 14)

2001
The Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, A defining generation. Then and Now: 1961 and 2001 (September 22 - December 9)

2000
Center for Contemporary Graphic Art, Tokyo, Japan, New Works 1998-1999: 7th Exhibition of Prints from Tyler Graphics Archive Collection

1999-2000
Robert Kidd Gallery, Birmingham, MI, Abstraction (November 12, 1999 - January 22, 2000)
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, The American Century: Art & Culture 1950-2000 (September 26, 1999 - February 13, 2000)

1999
Musee Fabre, Montpellier, France, Abstractions Americaines 1940 - 1960 (July 3 - October 3)
The Rose Art Museum, Waltham, MA, Alchemies of the Sixties. From the Rose Art Museum Permanent Collection (September 7 – October 17)

1998-1999
Works on Paper Gallery, Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL, Constructing Structure: Ilya Bolotowski, Al Held, John McLaughlin and George Rickey (November 14, 1998 - January 31, 1999)

1998
LaSalle Partners at Nations Bank Plaza, Charlotte, North Carolina, Defining Structures (January 12 – October 31)
Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, Abstracted Presence (January 16 - February 28)

1997-1998
Karen McCready Fine Art, New York, Great Graphics (October 25, 1997 - January 8, 1998)

1997
Drabinsky & Friedland Galleries, Toronto, Canada, American Masters (October 18 – October 29)
Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Staten Island, New York, After the Fall: Aspects of Abstract Painting Since 1970 (March 27 – September 7)

1996-1997
Centro Cultural Arte Contemporaneo, Mexico City, Abstract Expressionism in the United States (October 10, 1996 - January 12, 1997)
Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York, New Visions (December 12, 1996 - January 18, 1997)

1996
The Museum of Modem Art, New York, Thinking Print: Books to Billboards, 1980-1995 (June 20 – September 10)

1995
Marianne Friedland Gallery, Naples, FL, Collectors Choice: Painting & Sculpture (opened January 22)
Katharina Rich Perlow Gallery, New York, Action and Edge: 1950s and 1960s (April 1 - 29)
C. Grimaldis Gallery, Baltimore, Geometric Abstraction (May 3 - 27)

1994
Robert Miller Gallery, New York, Abstract Works on Paper (July 19 - August 26)

1993-1994
Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York, Geometric Abstractions (December 16, 1993 – January 22, 1994)

1993
Robert Miller Gallery, New York, Abstract-Figurative (June - August)
The League at the Cape (August 14 – September 20)
Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, The Usual Suspects (September 9 - October 16)
Whitney Museum of American Art at Champion, Stamford, CT, Spheres of Influence (October 1 – November 20)
G. W. Einstein Company, Inc., New York, Selected American Drawings (October 2 - November 27)

1992-1994
American Embassy, Tel Aviv, Contemporary American Painting & Sculpture (curated by Louise Eliasof, Andre Emmerich Gallery and Renee Harrison, U.S. Department of State, Art & Embassies Program)

1992
Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, Al Held, Milton Resnick 1955-1965 (February 12 - March 21)
Ginny Williams Gallery, Denver, CO, Summer Group Exhibition (May 14 - June 30)
Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, Group Exhibition (July - August)
Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, Fourth Benefit Art Auction (October 3)
Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Not for Sale: Loans from the Private Collection of New York Art Dealers (October 22 - December 27)
Edwin A. Ulrich Museum of Art, The Wichita State University, Wichita, KS, Al Held, Romare Bearden
G.W. Einstein Company Inc., New York, Selected American Drawings

1991
Stux Modern, New York, Geometries of Color: American Post-Painterly Abstraction (January 30 - March 9)
Andrea Marquit Fine Arts, Boston, Drawings: Works on Paper by Contemporary Masters (February 2 - March 9)
Tomasulo Gallery, Cranford, New Jersey, Selected Prints from Spring Street Workshop (March 8 – 28)
Marianne Friedland Gallery, Toronto, Master Works Modern and Contemporary (April)
Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, Group Exhibition (July 13 - September 3)
Lois Neiter Fine Arts, Sherman Oaks, CA, Geometry in Abstraction (July 14 - August 14)
David Winton Bell Gallery, List Art Center, Brown University, Providence, RI, Reprise: The Vera G. List Collection (October 12 - November 24)

1990-1991
Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, Group Exhibition (December 3, 1990 - January 26, 1991)
Tavelli Gallery, Aspen, CO, Line & Action (December 21, 1990 - January 25, 1991)

1990
The New York Academy of Art, New York, The Humanist Icon (June 5 - July 1)
Blum Helman Gallery and Germans van Eck Gallery, New York, Artists for Amnesty (exhibition and sale to benefit Amnesty International, USA) (June 6 - 16)
Robert Miller Gallery, New York, Some Seventies Works (June 12 - July 31)
Cliff Michel Gallery, Seattle, Conceptual Constructions (October 2 - 27)
Marc Richards Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, Geometric Abstraction (October 2 - 27)
Marianne Friedland Gallery, Toronto, Aspects of Summer (November)
Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York, A Great Decade: 1960s, A Selection of Paintings and Sculpture (April 5 – 28)
Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York, Big Paintings (May 31 – June 29)

1989-1990
Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, Abstract Expressionism (December 2, 1989 - January 13, 1990)

1989
Washburn Gallery, New York, Ronald Bladen: The 1950s (February 7 - March 12)
Gallery Camino Real, Boca Raton, FL, Art of Lasting Value Consistency and Change (February 10 - March 3)
Virginia Beach Center for the Fine Arts, Virginia Beach, VA, Made in America (April 5 - June 11)
New York Studio School, New York, Field and Frame: Meyer Schapiro's Semiotics of Painting (April 7 – May 13)
John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, Seven Abstract Paintings (April 19 - May 20)
Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York, Selected Works II (April 27 – May 17)
Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, A Decade of American Drawings 1980-1989 (July 15 - August 26)
Rutgers Barclay Gallery, Santa Fe, NM, Tapestries (August 11 - September 5)
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, Art in Place: Fifteen Years of Acquisitions (July 7 - October 29)
Riva Yares Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ, Exhibition of Masterworks (September)

1988-1989
Instituto de Estudios Norteamericanos, Barcelona, Sightings: Drawing with Color (November 16 - December 16, 1988); traveled to Casa Revilla, Valladolid, Spain (December 27, 1988 - January 20, 1989); Museo Barjola, Gijon, Spain (February 1 - 28); Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon (March 6 - April 7); Rubelle & Norman Schaffer Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn (June 12 - July 7)

1988
Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York, Selected Works (May 3 - February 7)
Annely Juda Fine Art, London, The Non-Objective World Revisited (July 1 - October 15)
John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, Works on Paper (September 8 - October 8)

1987
Barbara Toll Fine Arts, Inc., New York, Monsters: The Phenomena of Dispassion (January 17 - February 7)
Cambridge Multicultural Arts Center, East Cambridge, MA, Beyond Ornamentation (February 26 - 28)
Lever/Meyerson Galleries, New York, Modern: Contemporary Masters (April 8 - June 10)
Whitney Museum of American Art at Equitable Center, New York, Generations of Geometry (August)
Hirschl & Adler Modern, New York, Prints (September 10 - October 3)
Iannetti Lanzone Gallery, San Francisco, After Pollock: Three Decades of Diversity (October 1 - November 14)
James Goodman Gallery, New York, Strong Statements in Black and White (October 6 - October 31)

1986-1988
Queens Museum, Flushing, NY, After Matisse (March 30 - May 25, 1986) (exhibition organized and circulated by Independent Curators Incorporated, New York); traveled to Chrysler Museum, Norfolk, VA (September 11 - November 9); Portland Museum of Art Portland, ME (December 9, 1986 - February 9, 1987); Bass Museum of Art, Miami Beach (March 17 - May 17); The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC (June 19 - August 14); Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH (September 12 - November 8); Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA (December 9, 1987 - February 7, 1988)

1986-1987
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York at Equitable, Twentieth-Century American Art (February 13, 1986 - April 15, 1987)
Contemporary Art at One Penn Plaza, New York, Monumental Space Variations (September 15, 1986 - January 9, 1987)
Cranbrook Academy of Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, Painting and the Third Dimension – Viewpoint 86 (November 11, 1986 – January 18, 1987)
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston Collects (October 22, 1986 - February 1, 1987)

1986
Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, FL, An American Renaissance: Painting and Sculpture Since 1940 (January 12 - March 30)
Gallery Camino Real, Boca Raton, FL, Home Works/Public Works – Paintings, Drawings, Sculpture (January 26 - February 12)
Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans (March 1- 30)
David Winton Bell Gallery, List Art Center, Brown University, Providence, RI, Definitive Statements - American Art 1964-66 (March 1 - 30); exhibition traveled to The Parish Art Museum, Southampton, NY (May 3 - June 21)
Robert Miller Gallery, New York, Summer Group Show (June 26 - August 31)
John C. Stoller & Co., Minneapolis, Ten on Paper (June 27 - September 10)
The Butler Institute of American Art Youngstown, OH, 50th National Midyear Exhibition (June 29 - August 24)
Security Pacific National Bank's "Gallery at the Plaza" Los Angeles, A Collector's Eye - Paintings from The Collection of Gordon Hampton (August 19 - October 5)
Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, Selected 20th Century Paintings (September 28 - November 2)
Denise Cadé Gallery, New York, The 1950s - American Artists in Paris - Part III (November 4 - December 15)
General Electric Company, Art Advisory Service Exhibition, A Project of the Associate Council, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, Black and White

1985-1986
Museum of Modem Art, New York, Contrasts of Form: Geometric Abstract Art 1910-1985 (October 7, 1985 – January 7, 1986)

1985
Washburn Gallery, New York, Action/Precision: 1980-85 (January 16 - February 23)
Lehman College Art Gallery, Bronx, The Bronx Celebrates (May 7 - June 9)
Mount Holyoke College Art Museum, South Hadley, MA, An Architect's Eye: Selections from the Collection of Graham Gund (September 5 - November 10)
The Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, Geometric Abstraction: Selections from a Decade. 1975-1985 (October 3 – December 19)
Donald Morris Gallery, Birmingham, MI, Gallery Selections (October 19 - November 16)
Thorpe Intermedia Gallery, Sparkhill, NY, This Way/This Way (November 3 - December 8)
Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, Art on Paper (November 18 - December 16)
Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH, New Dimensions (January 25 – April 7)

1984-1986
Newport Harbor Art Museum, Newport Beach, CA, Action/Precision: The New Direction in New York 1955-1960 (June 28 - September 9. 1984); traveled to Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA (October 3 - November 25); Grey Art Gallery, New York University, New York (January 15 - February 23, 1985); Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati (March 14 - April 27), Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY (September 14 - November 3); Archer M. Huntington Art Gallery, University of Texas at Austin, Austin (January 12 - February 23, 1986)

1984
Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York, Large-Scale Master Paintings and Sculpture (February 25 - March 17)
Pratt Institute Gallery, Brooklyn, Beauties & Beasts or What makes great art great? (April 2 - 28)
Marilyn Pearl Gallery, New York, American Post War Purism
American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, New York, Work by Newly Elected Members and Recipients of Honors and Award's (May 16 - June 10)
Robert Miller Gallery, New York. Summer Group Show (July 5 - August 25)
The Clocktower, New York, Labor Intensive Abstraction (November 8 - December 8)
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, American Art Since 1970; traveled to La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art, La Jolla, CA: Museo Tamayo, Mexico City; North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh; Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, University of Nebraska, Lincoln; Center for the Fine Arts, Miami
The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, The American Artist as Printmaker: 23rd National Print Exhibition

1983-1985
Tyler Museum of Art, Tyler, TX, Concepts in Construction: 1910-1980 (February 13 - March 27, 1983 ) (traveling exhibition organized by the Independent Curator's Incorporated, New York, curated by Irving Sandler); exhibition traveled to Norton Gallery and School of Art, West Palm Beach, FL (June 25 - August 14, 1983); Bass Museum of Art, Miami Beach (September 4 - October 16); Cincinnati Museum of Art, Cincinnati (November 8 - December 18); Alberta College of Art Gallery, Calgary, Canada (January 12 - February 15, 1984); Norman MacKenzie Art Gallery, University of Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada (March 2 - April 8); Anchorage Historical and Fine Arts Museum, Anchorage, Alaska (May 6 - June 17); Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA (September 4 - October 31); Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs, CA (November 15 - December 30); Neuberger Museum, State University of New York at Purchase (January 27 - March 31, 1985)

1983-1984
Miami University Art Museum, Oxford, OH, Living with Art/Two - The Collection of Walter and Dawn Clark Netsch (September 10 - December 16, 1983); exhibition traveled to The Snite Museum of Art, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN (January 22 - March 25, 1984)
The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, The American Artist as Printmaker: 23rd National Print Exhibition (October 28, 1983 - January 22, 1984)

1983
P.S. 1, Long Island City, NY, The 60s in Painting, Sculpture, Video, Film, Music, Photograph, Fashion (January 16 - March 13)
Yares Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ, Selected Paintings (February 20 - March 16)
Suzanne Lemberg Usdan Gallery, Bennington College, Bennington, VT, New York to Bennington: Paintings (March 15 - 31)
Marianne Friedland Gallery, Toronto, Trio (May 14 - July 10)
Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York, Early Works by Contemporary Masters: Caro, Francis, Frankenthaler, Gottlieb, Held, Louis, Noland, Olitski (September 6 - October 8)
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, Minimalism to Expressionism: Painting and Sculpture Since 1965 from the Permanent Collection (October)
The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, Language, Drama, Source, & Vision (October 8 – November 27)
American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, North Gallery, New York, Hassam and Speicher Fund Purchase Exhibition (November 14 – December 18)
Woltjen/Udell Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, Group Exhibition (December 8 - 24)
Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York, Group Exhibition (December 9 - 31)

1982
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, A Private Vision: Contemporary Art from the Graham Gund Collection (February 7 - April 4)
Whitney Museum of American Art, Stamford, CT, Surveying the Seventies (February 12 - March 31)
Washburn Gallery, New York, American Artists Abroad 1900-1950 (March 18 – April 24)
Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, Contemporary Art in Detroit Collections
Museum of Modem Art, New York, Black and White (traveled to Freeport-McMoran Company, New York)

1981-1982
Haus der Kunst, Munich, West Germany, Amerikanische Malerei: 1930-1980 (November 14, 1981 - January 31, 1982)

1981
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, 1981 Biennial Exhibition (February 2 - April 5)
Marilyn Pearl Gallery, New York, Color, Surface and Geometry: American Painting of the 1940s and 1950s (June 3 - July 2)

1980-1982
Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, Art in Our Time (from the collection of the HHK Foundation for Contemporary Art, Inc.) (October 9 - November 30. 1980); exhibition traveled to Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati (January 15 - March 15 1981); Columbus Museum of Art Columbus, OH (June 6 - July 19); Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond (September 1 - October 11); Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois, Champaign (November 15 - December 31); High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA (April 4 - May 31, 1982); University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City (dates unavailable); Brooks Memorial Art Gallery, Memphis, TN (July 8 - September 5); University Art Museum, University of Texas at Austin, Austin (November 5 - December 19)

1980-1981
The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, American Drawings in Black and White 1970-1980 (November 22, 1980 - February 28, 1981)
The Joe and Emily Lowe Art Gallery, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, All in Line: An Exhibition of Linear Drawing (November 23, 1980 - January 18, 1981; traveled to Terry Dintenfass Gallery, New York (January 31 - February 27, 1981)

1980
Neuberger Museum, State University of New York at Purchase, NY, Hidden Desires (March 9 - June 15)
Grand Palais des Champs-Elysees, 91eme Exposition, Societe des Artistes Independants, Paris, L'Amerique aux Independants 1944-1980 (March 13 - April 13)
Rosa Esman and Marilyn Pearl Galleries, New York, The Geometric Tradition in American Painting: 1920-1980 (April 8 - May 17)
Audrey Strohl Gallery, Memphis, TN, Paintings from the Andre Emmerich Gallery (May 23 - June 27)
The Katonah Gallery, Katonah. NY, Art of the 70s (September 23 - November 2)
DuBose Gallery, Houston, TX, American Drawings (October)
Washburn Gallery, New York, From Matisse to American Abstract Painting (November – December)

1979-1981
The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, The 1970s: New American Painting (June 15. 1979 - February 10, 1981)(exhibition sponsored by the United States Information Agency (USIA) and traveled to venues in Belgrade; Budapest; Bucharest; Zagreb; Ljubljana; Rome; Copenhagen; Warsaw)

1979
Galleries of Claremont Colleges, Pomona College and Scripps College, Claremont, CA, Black and White Are Colors: Paintings of the 1950s - 1970s (January 28 - March 7)
Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, AL, Art Inc.: American Paintings from Corporate Collections (March 7 - May 6); traveled to Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC (June 12 - July 14); Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis (August 8 - September 23); San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego (November 17 - December 30)
Thomas Segal Gallery, Boston, Paper, Clay and Tapestry: Explorations into New Media (April 28 - June 2)
Sydney and Frances Lewis Foundation, Anderson Gallery, Richmond, VA, Late Twentieth Century Art
U.S. General Services Administration, Washington, DC, Art in Architecture Program

1978-1983
Anderson Gallery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Late Twentieth Century Art: The Sydney and Frances Lewis Foundation (December 5, 1978 - January 8, 1979); (circulated on a national tour of 18 museums through May, 1983)

1978-1979
Federal Reserve Bank, Boston, New England Connections: An Exhibition of Paintings and Drawings (November 28, 1978 - January 31, 1979)

1978
Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, Drawing and Painting on Paper (March 3 - 24)
Basel, Switzerland, Art 9/78 (June 14 - 19)
Galerie Andre Emmerich, Zürich, American Painting (July - August)
Museo Español de Arte Contemporaneo, Madrid, Dibujos Americanos 1927-1977 (October – November)
Harold Reed Gallery, New York, A Benefit for the Yale School of Art: Work by Members of the Yale Faculty 1950-1978 (October 19 - November 19)
Philadelphia College of Art, Philadelphia, Point (November 17 - December 15)
Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY, American Painting of the 1970's; traveled to Newport Harbor Art Museum, CA; The Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA; Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati; Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi; Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois, Champaign)

1977-1979
Minnesota Museum of Art, Saint Paul, American Drawings 1927-1977 (September 6 - October 29, 1977); (under the auspices of the United States lnternational Communication Agency traveled to National Museum of Iceland, Reykjavik; Paris; Spanish National Museum of Contemporary Art, Madrid (October – November, 1978); Museum of Contemporary Art Caracas; New Cultural Center, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic; Museum of Modern Art, Mexico City, Mexico (June 1977 - June 1979)

1977-1978
The Joe and Emily Lowe Art Gallery, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, The Critic's Choices (November – December 1977); traveled to Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute, Utica, NY (January 1978)

1977
Society for Contemporary Art, Art Institute of Chicago, Drawings of the Seventies (March 9 – May 1)
Kassel, Germany, Documenta VI (June 24 - Fall)
Austin Art Museum, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, New in the Seventies (August - September)
Thomas Segal Gallery, Boston, Works on Paper (September)
Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, A View of a Decade (September 10 – November 10)
New York State Museum, Albany, New York: The State of Art (October 8 - November 28)
Root Art Center, Hamilton College, Clinton, NY, This is Today (October 9 - November 13)
Kennedy Galleries, New York. Artists Salute Skowhegan (December 8 – 21)

1976-1977
Tulane University, New Orleans, Drawing Today in New York (September 2 - 23, 1976); traveled to Rice University, Houston (October 8 - November 19); Southern Methodist University, Dallas (January 10 - February 16, 1977); University of Texas at Austin, Austin (March 1 - April 11); Oklahoma City, OK (April 15 – May 15); Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH (June 3 - August 21)
Whitney Museum of American Art, Downtown Branch, New York, Surface, Edge and Color (December 8, 1976 - January 12, 1977)

1976
The University of Texas at Austin, Abstract Expressionists and Imagists: a Retrospective View (February 1 – March 28)
Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami, FL, Today/Tomorrow: Selected Contemporary Artists
Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, A Selection of American Art: The Skowhegan School 1946 – 1976 (June 16 – September 5); traveled to Colby Museum of Art, Waterville, Maine (October 1 – October 30)
Albright College, Reading, PA, Perspective 1976 (October 31- December 15)

1975
Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 34th Biennial of Contemporary American Painting (February 22 - April 6)
The Art Association of Newport, Newport, RI, The 10th Harrison S. Morris Memorial Exhibition, American Drawings 1900-1975 (August)
Museo De Arte Moderno, Bogota-Columbia, Color (February – March); traveled to Museo de Bellas Artes, Caracas, El Lenguaje del Color (August); Museum of Modern Art, New York, El Color Como Lenguaje (October – November)
M. Knoedler & Co., New York, American Works on Paper 1945-1975
Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York, Large-Scale Paintings
La Bertesca, Genoa, American Abstract Painting
Denver Art Museum, Denver, The Virginia and Bagley Wright Collection: American Art Since 1960
Kennedy Galleries, New York, Centennial Exhibition of the Art Students League of New York

1974
Basel, Switzerland, Kunstmesse (The Basel International Art Fair) (June 19 - 24)
Ingber Gallery Ltd., New York, A Festival of Paintings. Sculpture and Renaissance Music (December 7 - 28)
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, Painting & Sculpture Today (May 22 – July 14); traveled to The Contemporary Arts Center and Taft Museum of Art, Cincinnati (September 12 – October 26)
Delaware Art Museum, Contemporary American Paintings from the Lewis Collection

1973
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, 1973 Biennial Exhibition: Contemporary American Art

1972
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, 1972 Annual Exhibition: Contemporary American Painting (January 25 - March 19)
The Aldrich Museum Collection, Ridgefield, CT, Fall Exhibitions (September 17 - December 17)

1971
The University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City, Living with Art: Selection Loans from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Walter A. Netsch
Ireland, Rosc '71

1970
Wilmington Society for the Fine Arts, Delaware Art Center, Wilmington, Contemporary American Painting and Sculpture from New York Galleries (April 2 – 26)
The Virginia Museum, Richmond, VA, American Painting 1970 (May 4 - June 7)
Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH, Contemporary Art from Dayton Collections (June 23 - September 16)
Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, Exhibition of Contemporary Art - 1970

1969
University of Notre Dame Art Gallery, Notre Dame, IN, Selections from the Richard Brown Baker Collection (January 5 - February 23)
The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, 29th Exhibition by the Society for Contemporary Art (Spring)
The Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, OH, Art for Collectors IV (Spring)
Fort Worth Art Center, Fort Worth, Contemporary American Drawing Show (Fall)
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, 1969 Annual Exhibition: Contemporary American Painting

1968-1969
Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA, The Pure and Clear: American Innovations (Fall)

1968
Kassel, Germany, Documenta IV
Honolulu Academy of Arts, HI Signal in the Sixties (October 5 – November 10)

1967-1968
The American Federation of Arts, New York, From Synchronism Forward: A View of Abstract Art in America (November, 1967 – November, 1968)

1967
The Jewish Museum, New York, Large Scale American Paintings
Georgia Museum of Art, Athens, GA, The Visual Assault
180 Beacon Street Boston, The 180 Beacon Collection of Contemporary Art
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, 1967 Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Paintings

1966-1967
Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Vormen van de Kleur (November 19, 1966 – January 15, 1967); also shown as Formen der Farbe at Württembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart; Kunsthalle, Bern, Switzerland (February 18 – March 26, 1967)
National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Two Decades of American Painting (organized by the International Council of the Museum of Modern Art, New York and circulated to Kyoto, Japan; New Delhi; Melbourne and Sydney, Australia)
Westerly Gallery, New York, Christmas Exhibition

1966
Flint Institute of Arts, Michigan, The First Flint Invitational
The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, Systemic Paintings
Museum Voor Stad en Lande, Groningen, The Netherlands, American Schilderijen Collages
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, Art of the United States: 1670-1966
Kunstmuseum, St. Gallen, Switzerland, Amerikanische Kunst aus Scheizer Besitz (October 8 – November 20)

1965-1966
A University Collects: Paintings from the Art Collections of New York University (circulated by the American Federation of Arts)

1965
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, 1965 Annual Exhibition: Contemporary American Painting
South Bend Art Association, South Bend, IN, Collectors' Exhibition
University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, One Hundred Contemporary American Drawings
Wilmington Society of the Fine Arts, Wilmington, DE, Trends in Contemporary Paintings
Loeb Student Center, New York University, New York, Concrete Expressionism (April 6 – 29)
Weathersooon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, Art on Paper (November 17 - December 15)
Kunsthalle, Basel, Switzerland, Signale
Kunsthalle, Basel, Switzerland, Held, Kelly, Mattmüller, Noland, Olitski, Pfahler, Plumb, Turnball (June 25 – September 5)
Kunsthalle, Basel, Switzerland, Sammlung La Peau de L 'Ours

1964-1965
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA, Some Paintings to Consider (December 1, 1964 – January 3, 1965)
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, Post Painterly Abstraction; traveled to Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; The Art Gallery of Toronto, Toronto

1964
Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, 67th Annual American Exhibition: Directions in Contemporary Painting and Sculpture
American Embassy, London (organized by the Museum of Modem Art, New York) Abstract Watercolors by 14 Americans
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, 1964 Annual Exhibition Contemporary Art
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, Post Painterly Abstraction; traveled to Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; The Art Gallery of Toronto, Toronto
1963
The Jewish Museum of New York, New York, Toward a New Abstraction
Whiney Museum of American Art, New York, Annual Exhibition 1963 - Contemporary American Painting

1962
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, Geometric Abstraction in America
Corcoran Gallery, Washington, DC, Twenty-Eighth Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting

1961
Marlborough Gallery, London, New York Scene; traveled to Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston
The Carnegie Institute. Pittsburgh, The 1961 Pittsburgh International Exhibition of Contemporary Painting and Sculpture
The Solomon R Guggenheim Museum, New York, American Abstract Expressionists and Imagists
Dallas Museum of Contemporary Art, Dallas, 1961
Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston

1959
Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, Switzerland, Neue Amerikanische Malerei

1958
Festival of Two Worlds, Spoleto

1957
Tanager Gallery, New York

1956
Brata Gallery, New York

1955
Tanager Gallery, New York