Chronologie

1898
Born in Sharon, Massachusetts, USA
1961
Bachelor of Fine Arts, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA, USA
1962
Master of Fine Arts, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA, USA
1963
Tamarind Fellowship
1964
Visual Arts Award for individual artists by the National Endowment for the Arts and Humanities
1976
Died in Dana Point, California, USA

Expositions

2013
John Mclaughlin: Paintings 1947-1974, Van Doren Waxter, New York, NY (solo)
2012
ED RUSCHA JOHN McLAUGHLIN LEWIS BALTZ, Galerie Thomas Zander, Cologne, Germany
2012
Pacific Standard Time. Kunst in Los Angeles 1950-1980, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany
2011
Constructive Spirit: Abstract Art in South and North America, 1920s – 50s, Newark Museum, Newark, NJ
2010
Kissed by Angels: A Selection of Work from Southern California, The Menil Collection, Houston, TX
2010
Colorscope: Abstract Painting, 1960-1979, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
2010
Collection: MOCA’s First Thirty Years, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
2010
John McLaughlin: Hard Edge Classicist , Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2009
The Third Mind: American Artists Contemplate Asia: 1860-1989, Solomon R.
2009
Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
2009
Stripes/Solids, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, NY
2009
Exploring Black and White: The 1930’s through the 1960’s, D. Wigmore Fine Art, Inc., New York, NY
2008
Modernism and the Wichner Collection, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA
2008
Síntesis - muestra colectiva, Galería Cayón, Madrid, Spain
2007
Birth of the Cool: California Art, Design, and Culture at Midcentury, Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA; traveled to Addison Gallery of America Art, Phillips Academy, Andover, MA; Oakland Museum of California, Oakland, CA; Blanton Museum of Art, The Unviersity of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
2007
John McLaughlin: The Tamarind Prints, Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, CA (solo)
2006
John McLaughlin: The Complete Prints, Susan Sheehan Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2006
Color and line; Selections from The Menil Collection, The Menil Collection, Houston, TX
2006
Geometric Abstraction and Color Function: Two Generations, D. Wigmore Fine Art, Inc., New York, NY
2006
California Modern, Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA
2006
La Dolce Vita - Selections from the Ruth and Murray Gribin Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla, CA
2006
Los Angeles, 1955-1985: naissance d’une capitale artistique/sous la direction de Catherine Grenier, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
2005
Wilder: A tribute to the Nicholas Wilder Gallery, Los Angeles 1965-1979, Franklin Parrasch Gallery, New York, NY
2005
Into The Unknown - Abstraction From The Collection, MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
2005
John McLaughlin, Ameringer & Yohe Fine Art, New York, NY (solo)
2004
Specific Objects - The Minimalist Influence, MOCA, San Diego, CA
2004
Art, Artists, and the Addison, Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, MA
2004
Group Show, Western Project, Culver City, CA
2003
On the Edge: Contemporary Art from the DaimlerChrysler Collection, The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI
2003
Guest Art. Das Kunsthaus mit Leihgaben zu Gast , Haus Konstruktiv, Stiftung für konstruktive und konkrete Kunst, Zurich, Switzerland
2003
The DaimlerChrysler Collection, Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Germany
2003
Minimalism and After II, Daimler Contemporary, Berlin, Germany
2002
Samadhi, The Contemplation of Space, Chelsea Art Museum, New York, NY
2002
Flatline, Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2002
Ameringer & Yohe Fine Art, New York, NY (solo)
2001
Substitute Cities, The Power Plant, Toronto, ON
2001
A Room of Their Own From Arbus to Gober, The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, Los Angeles, CA
1998
John McLaughlin: Paintings, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1996
John McLaughlin: Western Modernism, Eastern Thought, Laguna Art Musuem, Laguna Beach, CA; traveled to Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD and Joslyn Museum, Omaha,NE (solo)
1993
The Institute for Contemporary Art/Clocktower Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1992
Annely Juda Fine Art, London, UK (solo)
1991
André Emmerich Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1991
John McLaughlin: Collages, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Santa Monica, CA (solo)
1990
Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
1990
Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA (solo)
1983
John McLaughlin: Paintings 1951-1966, Gatodo Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
1982
John McLaughlin, Ulmer Museum, Stadt Ulm, West Germany
1981
John McLaughlin: Black and White, Galerie Andre Emmerich, Zurich, Switzerland
1981
John McLaughlin: Paintings, 1950-1975, Annely Judya Fine Art, London
1981
Quadrat Bottrop - Modern Gallerie, Bottrop, West Germany
1978
Quadrat Bottrop - Modern Gallerie, Bottrop, West Germany
1974
John McLaughlin, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
1973
John McLaughlin – A Retrospective Exhibition, La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art, CA
1971
John McLaughlin – Recent Paintings 1970-1971, University of California, Irvine
1968
Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA
1963
Retrospective Exhibition - John McLaughlin, Pasadena Art Museum, CA
1960
Long Beach Museum of Art, CA
1958
University of California, Riverside, CA
1956
Pasadena Art Museum, Pasadena, CA

Collections publiques

Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery
University Art Museum, University of California, Berkeley, CA
University Art Museum, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
National Collection of Fine Arts, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C.
Oakland Museum of Art, Oakland CA
Pasadena Museum of Modern Art, Pasadena, CA
Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR
Pasadena Museum of Modern Art, Pasadena, CA
Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR
Pasadena Museum of Modern Art, Pasadena, CA
Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR
San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, CA
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA
Marion Koogler McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, TX
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
Mead Art Gallery, Amherst College, Amherst, MA
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY
Miami Art Museum, Miami, FL
Museum and Art Gallery, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
Museum of Modern Art, NY
Addison Gallery, Phillips Academy, Andover, MA
Albright-Knox Gallery, Buffalo, NY
Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick, ME
The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Daimler Chrysler, Berlin, Germany
Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, IN
Inverleith House, Royal Botanical Garden Edinburgh, Scotland
Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, NE
Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA

Publications

2012
ED RUSCHA JOHN McLAUGHLIN LEWIS BALTZ, Galerie Thomas Zander, Köln, 2012
1996
Larsen, Susan. John McLaughlin, Western Modernism, Eastern Though: Essays, Distributed Art Publishers, 1996
1993
Four Abstract Classicists, San Francisco Museum of Art; Los Angeles County Museum
1992
Paintings and Prints - 1950-1975, London, 1992
1987
Joslyn Art Museum. Paintings and Sculpture from the European and American Collections. University of Nebraska Press, Omaha, Nebraska
1981
John McLaughlin, Quadrat Bottrop - Morderne Galerie, Bottrop, 1981
1977
California - 5 Footnotes to American Art History, Los Angeles, 1977
1973
John McLaughlin Retrospective Exhibition, Museum of Contemporary Art, La Jolla, 1973
1970 – 1971
John McLaughlin Recent Paintings – 1970/1971 University of California, Irvine
1963
John McLaughlin A Retrospective Exhibition, Pasadena Art Museum, 1963