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George Tooker  1920-2011, US

(George Clair Tooker )
Rank (2014): 6456 – 

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Male
Painting
Magic realism



to top Most exhibitions in:

Country
USA 39
France 1
United Kingdom 1




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Artist Rank
Paul Cadmus  5385 10
Edward Hopper  497 8
Andrew Wyeth  2414 7
Jared French  10242 7
Charles Sheeler  1650 7




to top Most exhibitions held at:

Institution
  DC Moore Gallery, USA 7
  Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, USA 4
  Whitney Museum of American Art, USA 4
  Figureworks , USA 3



to top Biography:  Please report missing Information


5.8.1920 Born in Brooklyn, NY (US)


27.3.2011 Died in Hartland, VT (US)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 41  Please report missing Information



to top Solo shows   8


2011
   George Tooker - Reality Returns as a Dream - DC Moore Gallery, New York City, NY

2009
   George Tooker: A Retrospective - Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH
   George Tooker: A Retrospective - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2008
   George Tooker: A Retrospective - National Academy Museum, New York City, NY

2007
   George Tooker - DC Moore Gallery, New York City, NY

2000
   George Tooker - DC Moore Gallery, New York City, NY

1998
   George Tooker: Recent Paintings - DC Moore Gallery, New York City, NY

1975
   George Tooker Retrospective - Indianapolis Museum of Art - IMA, Indianapolis, IN

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to top Group shows   33


2013
   Real/surreal - Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH
   Real/surreal - The McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, TX

2012
   La Ville Magique - LaM - Lille Métropole musée d'art moderne, d'art contemporain et d'art brut, Villeneuve d'Ascq
   Nightmares & Fantasies - Figureworks , New York City, NY

2011
   Otherworldliness - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
   Real/surreal - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
   An Intimate Circle - DC Moore Gallery, New York City, NY
   Wine and Spirit: Rituals, Remedies and Revelry - Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, Rochester, NY

2010
   Part III - The Figure In Commercial And Decorative Arts - Figureworks , New York City, NY
   Narcissus in the Studio: Artist Portraits and Self-Portraits - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
   Influences - Figureworks , New York City, NY
   Egg Tempera: Contemporary Masters - Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Brattleboro, VT
   Collecting Biennials - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY

2009
   Drawing Itself: A Survey of Contemporary Practice - Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Brattleboro, VT
   Connections - Jenkins Johnson Gallery - San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

2008
   Evening Light - DC Moore Gallery, New York City, NY
Description and image  Painting in the United States: 1943-1949 - Westmoreland Museum of American Art, Greensburg, PA

2007
   Body Beware: 18 American Artists - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
Description and image  Shining Spirit: Westheimer Family Collection - Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma City, OK

2005
   Selections from the Westheimer Family Collection - Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma City, OK
Description  Villa America - American Moderns - 1900–1950 - Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach

2004
   Everyday Mysteries: Modern and Contemporary Still Life - DC Moore Gallery, New York City, NY

2002
   Scenes Of American Life: Treasures From The Smithsonian American Art Museum - The Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH

2001
   Paper Invitational IV - Woodward Gallery, New York City, NY

1998
Description  Modern American Realism: The Sara Roby Foundation Collection fr. National Museum - MMoCA - The Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison, WI
   Modern American Realism: The Sara Roby Foundation Collection - Cornell Fine Arts Museum, Winter Park, FL

1990
   Surrealism and Magic Realism in American Art - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
   Cadmus, French And Tooker: The Early Years - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY

1989
   A Selection of Twentieth Century American Art - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY

1967
   1967 Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY

1959
   American Painting and Sculpture 63rd Annual - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

1950
   Symbolic Realism in American Painting 1940-1950 - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London (England)

1946
   Fourteen Americans - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

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 Dealer Directory  2

USA

 DC Moore Gallery, New York City, NY
 James Francis Trezza Fine Art , New York City, NY

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USA

 Currier Museum of Art, Manchester, NH
 New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT
 National Academy Museum, New York City, NY
 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY

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