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Aaron Douglas  1899-1979, US

Rank (2014): 5671 

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Male
Painting
Social Realism, Harlem Renaissance



to top Most exhibitions in:

Country
USA 44
United Kingdom 1
Spain 1




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Artist Rank
Jacob Lawrence  1092 25
Romare Bearden  740 22
Elizabeth Catlett  3034 20
Hale Woodruff  10999 19




to top Most exhibitions held at:

Institution
  Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, USA 8
  Frist Center for the Visual Arts, USA 3



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1899 Born


1979 Died

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 46  Please report missing Information



to top Solo shows   6


2011
   Aaron Douglas - Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis, MO

2010
   A Greater Spectrum: African American Artists of Nebraska 1912-2010 - Museum of Nebraska Art MONA, Kearney, NE

2008
   Aaron Douglas: African American Modernist - Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC
   Aaron Douglas - African American Modernist - Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Nashville, TN

2007
   Aaron Douglas: African American Modernist - Spencer Museum of Art, Lawrence, KS

2003
   Aaron Douglas - Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Nashville, TN

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to top Group shows   40


2014
   Spiritual Strivings: A Celebration of African American Works on Paper - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
   Industrial Sublime: Modernism and the Transformation of New York’s Rivers, 1900-1940 - Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL
   Rising Up/uprising - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY

2013
   Rehearsals: The Practice And Influence Of Sound And Movement - SCAD Museum of Art , Savannah, GA

2012
   INsite/INchelsea - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
   Pose/re-pose - Figurative Works Then And Now - SCAD Museum of Art , Savannah, GA
   Youth and Beauty: Art of the American Twenties - The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
   The Walter O. Evans Collection of African American Art - Mississippi Museum of Art MMA, Jackson, MS
   Youth and Beauty: Art of the American Twenties - Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX

2011
   Youth and Beauty: Art of the American Twenties - Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York City, NY
   Visions of America: A Black Perspective - ACA Galleries, New York City, NY
   The American Scene on Paper: Prints and Drawings from the Schoen Collection - Georgia Museum of Art, Athens, GA

2010
   Afro Modern. Journeys through the Black Atlantic - CGAC - Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela
   Beyond the Blues: Reflections of African America in the Fine Arts Collection of the Amistad Research Center - New Orleans Museum of Art NOMA, New Orleans, LA
   A Force for Change: African American Art and the Julius Rosenwald Fund - Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, NJ
   Afro Modern: Journeys through the Black Atlantic - Tate Liverpool, Liverpool

2009
   A Force for Change: African American Art and the Julius Rosenwald Fund - Spertus Museum, Chicago, IL

2008
   Recent Acquisitions - Museum of Nebraska Art MONA, Kearney, NE
   The Legacy of Aaron Douglas - Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Nashville, TN
   African American Art: 200 Years - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY

2007
   The Harmon and Harriet Kelley Collection of African American Art: Works on Paper and Selections from the AT&T Collection - The College of Wooster Art Museum, Wooster, OH
   Works on Paper - The College of Wooster Art Museum, Wooster, OH

2006
Description  African America Art from the Walter O. Evans Collection - The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI
   The Great American Thing: Modern Art and National Identity, 1915-1935 - Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA
   Building Community: The African American Scene - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY

2005
Description  Encouraging American Genius - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
   African American Printmakers: The Legacy Continues - Aljira - Center for Contemporary Art, Newark, NJ

2004
   Walls of Heritage, Walls of Pride - CAC - Cambridge Arts Council Gallery, Cambridge, MA
   Embracing the Muse: Africa and African American Art - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY

2003
   Challenge of the Modern: African American Artists 1925-1945 - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY
   The Harlem Renaissance and Its Legacy - Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA
   The Harlem Renaissance and its Legacy - Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA

2001
   African-American Art: 20th Century Masterworks, VIII - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY

1999
   Narratives of African American Art and Identity - The de Young Museum, San Francisco, CA

1995
   African-American Art: 20th Century Masterworks, II - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY

1993
   African-American Art: 20th Century Masterworks - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY

1977
   Two Centuries of Black American Art - Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York City, NY
   Two Centuries of Black American Art - Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX
   Two Centuries of Black American Art - The High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA

1976
   Two Centuries of Black American Art - Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA, Los Angeles, CA

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USA

 Museum of Nebraska Art MONA, Kearney, NE
 The de Young Museum, San Francisco, CA
 SCAD Museum of Art , Savannah, GA

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