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James Brooks 1906-1992, US

Rank (2016): 5001 - 10,000 (detailed rank for members only)

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 106

    Solo shows 34

    2014
    Paintings and Works on Paper 1945–1949 - Van Doren Waxter, New York City, NY
    2013
    James Brooks - works of the 1960s - Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    Reporter - Man&Eve, London
    2012
    Summer Exhibtion - Valerie Carberry Gallery, Chicago, IL
    James Brooks - The Information Exchange - Man&Eve, London
    2010
    James Brooks - Paintings and Works on Paper from the 1940s - Valerie Carberry Gallery, Chicago, IL
    2009
    James Brooks - Geometry and Gesture: Selected Works from 1968 - 1979 - Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York City, NY
    2008
    James Brooks. Works from the 70s - Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    James Brooks - Black and White + Color - Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York City, NY
    2006
    Jason Brooks - Stellan Holm Gallery, New York City, NY
    James Brooks - Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    James Brooks at the Dallas Museum of Art - A Celebration - Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX
    James Brooks - Variations on a Theme - Valerie Carberry Gallery, Chicago, IL
    2005
    James Brooks - A Survey of Small Paintings - Van Doren Waxter, New York City, NY
    Omaggio a James Brooks - Lorenzelli Arte, Milan
    2004
    James Brooks - Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    2003
    James Brooks - Selected Paintings 1960 - 85 - Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York City, NY
    2002
    James Brooks - Five Decades - Washburn Gallery, New York City, NY
    1999
    James Brooks - Paintings and Drawings from 1949-1951 - Washburn Gallery, New York City, NY
    James Brooks, Works from the 50s and 60s - American Contemporary Art Gallery, Munich
    1998
    James Brooks - Paintings and Drawings from the 1960s - Washburn Gallery, New York City, NY
    1997
    Rediscovering James Brooks: WPA Murals & Other Figural Works - Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York City, NY
    1995
    James Brooks - The Graphic Work - Washburn Gallery, New York City, NY
    1994
    James Brooks - Paintings on Paper, 1950s-60s - Washburn Gallery, New York City, NY
    1993
    James Brooks: The 1950s - Washburn Gallery, New York City, NY
    1988
    James Brooks - a quarter-century of work - Heckscher Museum of Art, Huntington, NY
    1985
    James Brooks - The Dan Flavin Art Institute, Bridgehampton, NY
    1975
    James Brooks - paintings 1952-1975, works on paper 1950-1975 - Martha Jackson Gallery, New York City, NY
    James Brooks - paintings 1952-1975, works on paper 1950-1975 - Finch College Museum of Art, New York City, NY
    1972
    James Brooks - Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX
    1971
    James Brooks - recent paintings - Martha Jackson Gallery, New York City, NY
    1968
    Recent paintings by James Brooks - Martha Jackson Gallery, New York City, NY
    1963
    James Brooks - Brandeis University, Waltham, MA
    1960
    James Brooks - Samuel Kootz Gallery, New York City, NY

    Group shows 72

    2015
    Gallery Selections - Hollis Taggart Galleries, New York City, NY
    Gallery Selections - Hollis Taggart Galleries, New York City, NY
    The Last Picture Show - Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    2014
    The Irascibles - Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute, Utica, NY
    #crosswords 2 - Lage Egal, Berlin
    2013
    Post War American Art - Levis Fine Art, Ossining, NY
    Red Contemporary Masters - Galerie Antoine Helwaser, Paris
    Drawing Biennial 2013 - The Drawing Room, London
    2012
    Kleine Formate - Galerie Martina Detterer, Frankfurt/Main
    The Shape of Abstraction II - Levis Fine Art, Ossining, NY
    Druckgrafik Internationaler Meister - Galerie Eugen Lendl, Graz
    Primer Acto - Museo Tamayo, Mexico City
    Unlikely Friends: James Brooks & Dan Flavin - Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York City, NY
    2011
    Hot Cold Cool - Art Museum, U of M, Memphis, TN
    The Shape of the Problem II: 30th Anniversary Exhibition - Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland, OR
    Little Gems - Anita Shapolsky Gallery, New York City, NY
    The Shape of the Problem - Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland, OR
    Drawings - Valerie Carberry Gallery, Chicago, IL
    Color Field Revised - Loretta Howard Gallery, New York City, NY
    After Paradise - Jason McCoy Gallery, New York City, NY
    Abstract Expressionism: Reloading the Canon - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    Abstract Expressionism - Vered Gallery, East Hampton, NY
    2010
    out of the back room - Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    2009
    The Guardian and the Avant-Garde: Seymour Lipton's Sentinel II in Context - University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
    In Confluence: James Brooks and Giorgio Cavallon - Jason McCoy Gallery, New York City, NY
    Exposition VIII - Oeuvres Choisies - Art Collection S.à r.l, Luxembourg
    The Sweeney Decade: Acquisitions at the 1959 Inaugural - Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City, NY
    Collect With Us - Armand Bartos Fine Art, New York City, NY
    Abstract Expressionism: Further Evidence (Part One: Painting) - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    Made in America - Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    Modern and Postwar American Art - Valerie Carberry Gallery, Chicago, IL
    2008
    Modern and Postwar Paintings and Sculpture - Valerie Carberry Gallery, Chicago, IL
    Abstraction: Summer 2008 - Thomas McCormick Gallery, Chicago, IL
    Masters of Abstraction Exhibition - Anita Shapolsky Gallery, New York City, NY
    2007
    The Passionate Gesture - Hackett Freedman Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    A Summer Selection - Crane Kalman Gallery, London
    2006
    British, European and American Paintings and Sculpture - Crane Kalman Gallery, London
    2005
    Pairings II - Hackett Freedman Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    Tête à Tête - Van Doren Waxter, New York City, NY
    2004
    Black and White - Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York City, NY
    2003
    An American Celebration - Recent Gifts to the Permanent Collection - Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL
    2002
    AAA, AMA, WPA and THE TEN One Mural, Paintings, Works on Paper from the 1930s-19 - Washburn Gallery, New York City, NY
    2001
    A defining generation. Then and Now. 1961 and 2001 - Brandeis University, Waltham, MA
    2000
    Art at Work: Forty Years of the Chase Manhattan Collection - Queens Museum of Art (QMA), New York City, NY
    1999
    À rebours. La rebelión informalista 1939-1968 - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid
    In Honor of Alan Groh '49 - The Fralin Museum of Art - University of Virginia Art Museums, Charlottesville, VA
    1995
    Scapes: Land or Sea - Washburn Gallery, New York City, NY
    1994
    Major Paintings And Works On Paper - Washburn Gallery, New York City, NY
    1989
    Abstract Expressionism - Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    1988
    Abstract Work From The 1950s - Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    1982
    The Americans: The Collage - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX
    1981
    Exposición Inaugural - Museo Tamayo, Mexico City
    1978
    James Brooks/John Opper - paintings of the seventies - Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, NJ
    1969
    Painting And Sculpture Today, 1969 - Indianapolis Museum of Art (IMA), Indianapolis, IN
    1967
    1967 Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    1963
    Annual exhibition 1963 - Contemporary American painting - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    1962
    How well do you know an artist's style? - Samuel Kootz Gallery, New York City, NY
    Artists of the Kootz Gallery - The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, FL
    65th Annual American Exhibition - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
    1961
    American Exhibition 64th Annual - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
    1959
    documenta 2 - Documenta, Kassel
    The New American Painting - Tate Britain, London
    1958
    The New American Painting - BOZAR - Palais des Beaux-Arts / Paleis voor Schone Kunsten, Brussels
    Personal Contacts: A Decade of Contemporary Drawings, 1948-1958 - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX
    The New American Painting - Stedelijk Museum CS, Amsterdam
    The New American Painting - Kunsthalle Basel, Basel
    1957
    IV Bienal Do Museu De Arte Moderna De São Paulo - Bienal de Sao Paulo, São Paulo
    1956
    Twelve Americans - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    1953
    1953 Annual exhibition of contemporary American painting - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    1951
    9th Street Art Exhibition - 9th Street Art Exhibition, New York City, NY
    1936
    New Horizons in American Art - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    Second Biennial exhibition of sculpture, drawings, and prints - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY

    Dealer Directory 11

    Italy
    Lorenzelli Arte, Milan
    USA
    KM fine Arts - Chicago, Chicago, IL
    Thomas McCormick Gallery, Chicago, IL
    KM Fine Arts - Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
    Mark Borghi Fine Art - New York, New York City, NY
    Antoine Helwaser Gallery, New York City, NY
    Megan Moynihan/Franklin Riehlman Fine Art, New York City, NY
    Washburn Gallery, New York City, NY
    Seraphin Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
    United Kingdom
    The Blue Gallery, London
    Frost and Reed Contemporary, London

    Collections 5

    USA
    Wright State University Art Galleries, Dayton, OH
    MFAH - Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, TX
    Telfair Museums, Savannah, GA
    Tyler Museum of Art, Tyler, TX
    United Kingdom
    Tate Britain, London
    Last update: 06 Jan 2016

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