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Elaine de Kooning    (American, 1919-1989)

 Elaine de Kooning - Man in a Whirl (Paintings) h: 36 x w: 24 in / h: 91.4 x w: 61 cm
Elaine de Kooning
Man in a Whirl circa 1957
 
  

Biographie
1918 Born Elaine Marie Fried on March 12, 1918 in New York, Ny
1936 Enrolls at Hunter College, drops out following year.
1937 Begins to attend classes at Leonardo da Vinci Art School, New York, NY
1938 Studies at American Artists School, 1938
1943 Marries Willem de Kooning
1956 Separated from Willem de Kooning, but they never divorced.
1960 Visiting professor, Pennsylvania State University, University Park.
1972 Awarded Honorary Doctor of Fine Arts, Moore College of Art, Philadelphia.
1974 Begins two-year professorship at Parsons School of Design, New York.
1975 Artist in residence, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts.
1976 Holds Mellon Chair at Cooper Union, New York
1982 Holds Milton and Sally Avery Chair, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York.
1984 Awarded Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters, Adelphi University, Garden City, New York.
1985 Awarded Honorary Doctor of Fine Arts, The Maryland Institute, College of Art, Baltimore.
1988 Awarded Honorary Doctor of Fine Arts, Long Island University, Southampton.
1989 Died in Southampton, NY

Expositions
2008 New York Cool: Paintings and Sculptures from the NYU Art Collection, Grey Art Gallery, NYU, New York, NY
2007 Pathways and Parallls: Roads to Abstract Expressionism, Hollis Taggart Galleries, New York, NY
A Culture in the Making, Hacket Freedman Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2006 Aspects of Humanity, CCAS, Center for Contemporary Art Sacramento, Sacramento, CA
Black Mountain College, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Black Mountain College: Its Time and Place, Asheville Art Museum, Asheville, NC
Starting at Zero: Black Mountain College, 1933-1957, Kettle's Yard, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
2004 JFK and Art, Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL
American Expressionism: Art and Social Change, 1920s - 1950s, Mary & Leigh Block Museum of Art, Evanston, IL
2003 Elaine De Kooning, Hackett Freedman Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1999 Elaine de Kooning Portraits, Salander-O'Reilly Galleries, New York, NY
1997 Art & Friendship: Selections from the Roland F. Pease Collection, Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York, NY
1996 Elaine de Kooning Paintings 1955 - 1965, Joan T. Washburn Gallery, New York, NY
1996 Major Paintings, Sculpture & Drawings, Joan T. Washburn Gallery, New York, NY
1994 Washburn Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1988 Gruenebaum Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1983 Gruenebaum Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1982 Phoenix II, Washington, D.C. (solo)
1981 Spectrum Fine Art Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1976 Graham Gallery, New York,NY (solo)
1974 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
Focus, Philadelphia Museum of Art
American Self-Portraits 1670-1973, National Portrait Gallery, Washington, D.C.
1973 Montclair Art Museum, New Jersey, NJ (solo)
1966 Drew University, New Jersey, NJ (solo)
1964 Graham Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1963 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1961 Graham Gallery, New York (solo)
De Aenille Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1960 Holland-Goldowsky Gallery, Chicago (solo)
Howard Wise Gallery, Cleveland (solo)
Tanager Gallery, New York (solo)
Graham Gallery, New York (solo)
Hallmark Art Award Exhibition
1959 Gump's Gallery, New Mexico (solo)
Dord Fitz Gallery, Amarillo, New Mexico (solo)
Lyman Allyn Museum, New London, Connecticut
1958 Younger American Painters, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
1957 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque (solo)
TTibor de Nagy Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
The New York School: The Second Generation, Jewish Museum, New York
1953 - 1957 The "9th St." Show, Stable Gallery New York, NY
1956 Stable Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Abstract Expressionism 1900-1955, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis (traveling exh.)
Young American Painters, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY (traveling exh.)
1954 Stable Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
International Biennial Exhibition of Painting, Tokyo
1952 Stable Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1951 The "9th St." Show, Stable Gallery, New York, NY
1950 New Talent, Kootz Gallery, New York, NY
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