Jules Olitski

(American, 1922 - 2007)

luminous dawn by jules olitski

Jules Olitski

Luminous Dawn, 1997

Biographie

Chronologie

1922
Born Jevel Demikovosky on March 27th in Snovsk, Ukraine
1923
Emigrated with his mother to Brooklyn, NY
1939 - 1942
Attended National Academy of Design, New York, NY
1939
Scholarship to the Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
1940 - 1942
Attended Beaux Arts Institute, New York, NY
1949 - 1950
Attended the Académie de la Grande Chaumière, Paris, France
1949
Studied with Ossip Zadkine in the Zadkine School of Sculpture
1952
B.S., New York University, New York, NY
1954 - 1955
Associate Professor of Art, State University of New York at New Paltz, New Paltz, NY
1954
M.A., New York University, New York, NY

Expositions

2011
Embracing Circles, Inaugural Exhibition, FreedmanArt, New York, NY (solo)
Revelation: Major Paintings by Jules Olitski, Curated by E.A Careman, Jr., Karen Wilkin and Alison de Lima Greene, Kemper Museum, Kansas City, MO; Travelling to the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX; the Toledo Museum of Arts, Toledo, OH; the Katzen Arts Center at American University, Washington, DC
2010
Jules Olitski: Prints (1954-2007), The Butler Museum of American Art, Youngstown, OH (solo)
Jules Olitski: Circles Embraced, 1959-1964, Hackett Mill, San Francisco, CA (solo)
2009
Jules Olitski: An Inside View, A Survey of Prints, 1954-2007, The Weatherspoon Art Museum, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC (solo)
Jules Olitski: An Inside View, The Luther W. Brady Art Gallery, George Washington University, Washington, DC (solo)
2008
Jules Olitski An Inside View, A Survery of Prints 1954-2007, The Brattleboro Museum, Brattleboro, VT (solo)
2007
In Circulation: Works on Paper, The Luther W. Brady Art Gallery, George Washington University, Washington, DC (solo)
Jules Olitski: The Late Paintings, A Celebration, Knoedler & Company, New York, NY (solo)
Jules Olitski: Selected Paintings and Sculpture from the 1980s, Gallery Camino Real, Boca Raton, FL (solo)