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Howard Finster 1916-2001, US

Rank (2014): 4804 -

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 70

    Solo shows 12

    2013
    Reverend Howard Finster - Wild Kingdom! - Skot Foreman Gallery, Dania Beach, FL
    2012
    Howard Finster - Anno Domini, San Jose, CA
    Stranger in Paradise: The Works of Reverend Howard Finster - Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH
    Reverend Howard Finster - The Paradise [35] - Message Posters - The Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin
    2011
    Stranger in Paradise: The Works of Reverend Howard Finster - MOCA - Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville, Jacksonville, FL
    2010
    Stranger in Paradise: The Works of Reverend Howard Finster - Krannert Art Museum, Champaign, IL
    2007
    By Howard Finster from God: Man of Visions - Muscarelle Museum of Art, Williamsburg, VA
    2006
    Howard Finster: Image+Words=God - Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    2001
    In Memorian - Howard Finister - Muscarelle Museum of Art, Williamsburg, VA
    1994
    Howard Finister - Muscarelle Museum of Art, Williamsburg, VA
    1990
    The Road to Heaven is Paved by Good Works: Art of Rev. Howard Finster - Blaffer Art Museum - at the University of Houston, Houston, TX
    1982
    Currents: The Reverend Howard Finster - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY

    Group shows 58

    2014
    Purple States - Andrew Edlin Gallery, New York City, NY
    Walking in the Spirit : American Visionary Artists - Westmont Ridley-Tree Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
    Strange and Wonderful: American Folk Art from the Willem and Diane Volkersz Collection - Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, Colorado Springs, CO
    2013
    Macho Man, Tell It To My Heart: Collected by Julie Ault - Artists Space, New York City, NY
    Raw Vision - Halle Saint Pierre, Paris
    Naives, Seers, Lone Wolves & World Savers Xxiii - Dean Jensen Gallery, Milwaukee, WI
    Memphis Social - Apexart, New York City, NY
    Great and Mighty Things: Outsider Art from the Jill and Sheldon Bonovitz Collection - Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
    Farfetched: Mad Science, Fringe Architecture and Visionary Engineering - Gregg Museum of Art & Design, Raleigh, NC
    2012
    Ooh, Shiny! - American Folk Art Museum, New York City, NY
    60/60 - Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
    Heaven+hell - Intuit - The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art, Chicago, IL
    2011
    Angels, Devils and the Electric Slide: Outsider Art from the Permanent Collection - Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, NC
    Outsider Visions: Self-taught Southern Artists Of The 20th Century - Boca Museum of Art, Boca Raton, FL
    What the modern era has gained in civility it has lost in poetic inspiration - 1646, The Hague
    You Better Be Listening - Intuit - The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art, Chicago, IL
    2010
    Inquiring Eyes: Greensboro Collects Art - Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC
    Forget Me Not: Self-taught Portraits - Intuit - The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art, Chicago, IL
    The Museum of Everything - Pinacoteca Giovanni e Marella Agnelli, Turin
    Identity - Central Connecticut State University Art Galleries, New Britain, CT
    Twenty Georgia Masters - Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia (MOCA GA), Atlanta, GA
    The Outsiders - Beatrice Wood Center for the Arts, Ojai, CA
    2009
    In Through the Out Door - Andrew Edlin Gallery, New York City, NY
    Isn’t It Great To Be An Artist? Insider / Outsider Art from the Robert A. Lewis Collection - Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH
    2008
    Ruby Green Foundation - Ruby Green, Nashville, TN
    Yes We Can! (the Hope Factor) - Berta Walker Gallery, Provincetown, MA
    After Nature - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
    Without Borders: Outsider Art in an Antipodean Context - MUMA - Monash University Museum of Art, Melbourne, VIC
    2007
    Naives, Seers, Lone Wolves and World Savers XIX - Dean Jensen Gallery, Milwaukee, WI
    Recent and Anniversary Gifts to the Permanent Collection - Intuit - The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art, Chicago, IL
    Compelling Visions - The Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, FL
    2006
    Southern Folk Art: Vintage works by Howard Finster & Mose Tolliver - Garde Rail Gallery, Seattle, WA
    CREATE & BE RECOGNIZED - PHOTOGRAPHY ON THE EDGE - UCR / California Museum of Photography, Riverside, CA
    2005
    Wos up man? Selections from the Joseph D. and Janet M. Shein Collection of Self-Taught Art - Palmer Museum of Art, University Park, PA
    Tools in Motion - Lancaster Museum of Art, Lancaster, PA
    Create and Be Recognized: Photography on the Edge - George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film, Rochester, NY
    American Anthem - Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Nashville, TN
    2004
    Common Ground - Discovering Community in 150 Years of Art - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    Create and Be Recognized - Photography on the Edge - Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
    Genesis: Gifts and Promised Gifts to the Permanent Collection - Intuit - The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art, Chicago, IL
    From Folk to Funk: Selections from the Robert A. Lewis Collection - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    2003
    Table Turners: Album Covers by Artist Who Hardly do Album Covers - Track 16 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
    american outsider artists - Art's Factory / Galerie Nomade, Montreuil
    Roads Taken: 20th Century Prints and Drawings from the Collection - The Fralin Museum of Art - University of Virginia Art Museums, Charlottesville, VA
    2002
    A Bird Show - Ricco Maresca Gallery, New York City, NY
    Folk Art From the City of Orlando and the Mennello Museum - Gulf Coast Museum of Art, Largo, FL
    1999
    American Masters - Intuit - The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art, Chicago, IL
    1998
    In and Out: Naive, Folk, and Self-Taught Artists from the Collection - The Menil Collection, Houston, TX
    Self-Taught Artists of the 20th Century: An American Anthology - Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
    1995
    On The Brink 1900-2000. The Turning Of Two Centuries - Galerie St. Etienne, New York City, NY
    Elvis + Marilyn: 2 X Immortal - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX
    1993
    The \"outsider\" Question - Non-academic Art From 1900 To The Present - Galerie St. Etienne, New York City, NY
    Visiones paralelas. Artistas modernos y arte marginal - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid
    1987
    Southern Folk Art Festival - Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, GA
    1984
    41. Esposizione Internazionale d\'Arte - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
    Paradise Lost / Paradise Regained: American Visions of the New Decade - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
    1983
    The End of the World: Contemporary Visions of the Apocalypse - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
    Language, Drama, Source & Vision - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY

    Dealer Directory 4

    USA
    Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia (MOCA GA), Atlanta, GA
    Skot Foreman Gallery, Dania Beach, FL
    Editions Fawbush, New York City, NY
    Galerie St. Etienne, New York City, NY

    Collections 11

    USA
    Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH
    Asheville Art Museum, Asheville, NC
    The High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA
    Intuit - The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art, Chicago, IL
    Mississippi Museum of Art MMA, Jackson, MS
    MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, PA
    VCUarts Anderson Gallery, Richmond, VA
    Taubman Museum of Art, Roanoke, WV
    Brauer Museum of Art, Valparaiso, IN
    Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC

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