Chronologie

1941
Born in New York, NY
1964
B.A., New York University, NY
1965 – 1967
Peace Corps in India
1969
M.A., New York University, NY

Expositions

2012
Joel Shapiro: Sculpture and Drawings, John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo)
2012
Galerie Daniel Tempolon, Paris (solo)
2011
Museum Ludwig Cologne (solo)
2010
Skulptur, Galerie Karsten Greve, Cologne, Germany (solo)
2009
Sculpture, Galerie Karsten Greve AG, St. Moritz, Switzerland (solo)
2005
Remitden, Albany Institute of Htance works for public spaces, Des Moines, IA, USA
2005
Correspondances (with Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux), Musée D'Orsay, Paris, France
2003
PaceWildenstein, New York, NY
2003
Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art, University of Florida, Gainsville, FL
2001
Sculpture, Middleton Place, Spoleto Festival USA, Charleston, South Carolina. Travelled to: McNay Art Museum, San Antonio; Denver Art Museum, (cat.)
2001
Galerie Daniel Templon, Paris, France
2001
Recent Sculpture and Drawings, PaceWildenstein, New York, NY (cat.)
2001
Joel Shapiro on the Roof, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
2000
National Gallery of Canada, OttawaCanada. Exhibition held simultaneously with the installation of Conjunction, a commission by Friends of Art and Preservation in Embassies (FAPE) for the Embassy of the United States, Ottawa, Canada
2000
Sculpture and Works on Paper, John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2000
Painted Wood, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, UK
1999
Recent Sculpture, PaceWildenstein, Los Angeles, CA
1999
Roma, American Academy in Rome, Italy (cat.)
1999
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
1999
Sculpture, New Art Centre Sculpture Park & Gallery, Roche Court, East Winterslow, Salisbury, Wiltshire, UK (cat.)
1999
Sculptures 1974-1999, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield, Yorkshire, UK
1998
Sculpture in Clay, Plaster, Wood, Iron and Bronze,1971- 1997’, Addison Gallery, Andover, Massachusetts, MA (cat.)
1998
Skulpturen 1993-1997, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Travelled to: Barlach HALLE K, Hamburg, Germany
1998
New Wood & Bronze Sculpture, PaceWildenstein, New York, NY(cat.)
1997
Galerie Jamileh Weber, Zurich, Switzerland
1997
Drawings, Galerie Biedermann Munich, Germany
1996
New Etchings and Painted Wood Sculptures, Susanne Hilberry Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan, MI

Collections publiques

Grand Rapids Art Museum, Grand Rapids, Michigan
The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, Michigan
The Douglas S. Cramer Foundation, Los Angeles, California
British Museum, London, England
Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada
The Chase Manhattan Collection, New York, New York
The Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, Australia
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York
Museum of Modern Art, Friuli, Italy
Musée national d'art moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York
Lannan Foundation, Los Angeles, California
Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland
Kawamura Memorial Museum of Art, Chiba, Japan
IVAM Centre Julio González, Valencia, Spain
High Museum of Art, Atlanta, Georgia
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, Missouri
Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York
Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, North Carolina
Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel
Tate Gallery, London, England
Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Rockefeller University, New York, New York
The Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, New York
The Newark Museum, Newark, New Jersey

Publications

2003
Smith, Roberta. ‘Video, in Its Infancy, Had to Crawl Before It Could Walk,’ review of the P.S. 1 exhibition ‘Video Acts.’ New York Times, January 24, p. E39
2002
‘‘American beauty’ Annely Juda Fine Art,’ review. Art Newspaper, May Ben-Haim, Tsipi.
2002
‘New York: Joel Shapiro Metropolitan Museum of Art,’ review. Sculpture, January/February, p. 68, Ill.
2002
Anderson, Maxwell L. ‘American Visionaries Selections from the Whitney Museum of American Art’. New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, Ill. p. 276.
2002
Barbara Gladstone Gallery. ‘American Standard’. New York: Barbara Gladstone Gallery, ill., pp 29, 30.
2002
Franks, Pamela. ‘The Tiger¹s Eye: The Art of a Magazine’. New Haven and London: Yale University Press
2000
The McNay Art Museum. ‘Joel Shapiro: Sculpture’. . Essay by Martin Friedman. Charleston, S.C.: Spoleto Festival USA and San Antonio, Texas: The McNay Art Museum
2000
Yorkshire Sculpture Park. ‘Joel Shapiro’. Essay by James Hall. Yorkshire: Yorkshire Sculpture Park
1999
The American Academy in Rome. ‘Joel Shapiro: Roma’. Essays by Peter Boswell, Klaus Kertess, Donald Kuspit, with interview with Ester Coen. Rome: The American Academy in Rome
1998
Addison Gallery of American Art. ‘Joel Shapiro: Sculpture in Clay, Plaster, Wood, Iron, and Bronze’. Interview by Jock Reynolds, text by Joel Shapiro. Andover, MA: Addison Gallery of American Art.