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George Segal    (American, 1924-2000)




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Biographie
1924 Born in New York
1940 - 1949 Attended Cooper Union and Pratt Institute
1949 B.A. in Arts Education, New York University
1957 Included in “Artists of the New York School: Second Generation” an exhibit at the Jewish Museum
1961 With the help of his wife, Helen, Segal was able to make parts of a body cast and assemble them into a complete seated figure. Segal provided an environment for his body cast by adding a chair, a window frame and a table. This work titled "Man Sitting at a Table" marked the discovery of a new sculptural technique and a turning point in the artist’s career.
1963 Master in Fine Arts, Rutgers University, NJ
1970 Honorary Ph.D. in Fine Arts, Rutgers University, NJ
1984 Doctor of Humane Letters, Kean College, NJ
1985 Visual Arts Award – the Bronx Museum of the Arts
1986 The Mayer Sultzberger Award–The Jewish Museum, New York
1986 Israel Cultural Award – State of Israel Bonds, New York
1986 Israel Achievement Award, World Zionist Organization/American Zionist Organization, New York
1987 Hall of Fame/Rutgers Achievement Award, New Jersey
1987 The Governor’s Walt Whitman Creative Arts Award, New Jersey
1988 Pratt Alumni Achievement Award, Brooklyn
1988 National Arts Club Award, New York
1991 Distinguished Alumnus award, NYU, New York
1991 Order of Andres Bello, First Class, Republic of Venuzuela
1992 Visual Arts Award, NJ Center for Visual Arts
1992 International Lifetime Achievement Award for Sculpture, Washington DC
1992 Honorary Ph.D. in Fine Arts, State University of New York at Purchase
1994 Honorary Ph.D. Massachusetts College of Fine Arts, Boston MA
1997 Praemium Imperiale Award, Lifetime Achievement in the Arts, Tokyo, Japan
1998 Honorary Ph.D. Ramapo College
1999 National Medal of Honor, Washington, DC
2000 Federal Design Achievement Award, Washington, DC
2000 Died on June 9

Expositions
2013 Blue Jean Series - Kennedy Museum of Art, Athens, OH
The Pop Object: The Still Life Tradition in Pop Art - Acquavella Galleries, Inc., New York City, NY
2012 William Scott at Robert Rauschenberg Foundation Project Space, New York - Creative Growth Art Center, Oakland, CA
Modern and Contemporary Paintings - Spanierman Modern, New York City, NY
Pop Goes The Humor - Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, CA Beuys Warhol Polke & Co - 40 Jahre Kunsthalle Tübingen - Kunsthalle Tübingen, Tübingen
2011 George Segal - Galerie Stefan Röpke, Cologne
An Autobiography of Our Collection - Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC
September 11 - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
Hyper Real – Kunst und Amerika um 1970 - Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen
Georg Baselitz, Georg Segal - anders galerie im stilwerk, Dusseldorf
2010 George Segal - Galerie Thomas Modern, Munich
George Segal - L&M Arts, New York, New York City, NY
2009 George Segal - Galerie Thomas Modern, Munich
George Segal: Street Scenes - Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL
Gallery Selections - Spanierman Modern, New York City, NY
2008 George Segal: Street Scenes, Madison Museum of Contemporary Art – Traveling Exhibit
Montclair State University, George Segal: Modern Humanist Exhibition (solo)
2000 George Segal: Nightscapes, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, PA (solo)
The American Century:: Art & Culture 1900-2000, part II, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
1998 George Segal, A Retrospective: Sculptures, Paintings, Drawings -- The Jewish Museum, New York, NY (solo)
Modern Masters: The Last Decade at Janis, Sidney Janis Gallery, New York, NY
George Segal Retrospective, Jewish Museum (solo)
George Segal: Large Scale Pastels, Sidney Janis Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1997 Modern and Contemporary Masters: Paintings Sculpture Works on Paper, Sidney Janis Gallery, New York, NY
George Segal: Sculpture and Works on Paper, Sidney Janis Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
A Century of Sculpture: The Nasher Collection, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
1958 Green Gallery (solo)
1957 Artists of the New York School: Second Generation, Jewish Museum, NY
1956 First Solo Exhibition, Hansa Gallery, NY

Publications
2008 George Segal: Street Scenes; Edited by Paul Cooper, text by Stephen Fleischman, Jane Simon, Martin Friedman; Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
2004 Essay by Joan Pachner and introduction by Carroll Janis, George Segal: Bronze, Mitchell-Innes & Nash
1989 Hunter, Sam. GEORGE SEGAL. Pop art sculpture. Barcelona, Poligrafa
1988 Hunter, Sam and Don Hawthorne. GEORGE SEGAL. Major monograph on Segal's work. New York and London, Arthur A. Bartley
1978 Beal, Graham W.J. and Friedman, Martin. George Segal: Sculpture. Walker Art Center: Minneapolis
1971 New York. Sidney Janis Gallery. New Sculpture by GEORGE SEGAL (exhibition catalogue)
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