ArtFacts.net

Full Access to this page is restricted to members of ArtFacts.Net.

You will only see limited information for the artist until you purchase a membership.

Buy a membership

Already a member? Login now

James van der Zee 1886-1983, US

Rank (2014): 4274 -

  • Biography
  • Solo Shows
  • Group Shows
  • Dealer Directory
  • Collections
  • Catalogs
  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 71

    Ongoing group exhibitions 1

    until 04 Jan 2015
    African American Art - Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY

    Solo shows 8

    2010
    Hi-Res - Expanding the Walls 2010 - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY
    James Van Der Zee: Harlem Photographer - Museum of the City of New York, New York City, NY
    2003
    The Photographs of James Van Der Zee - Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, New Paltz, NY
    2002
    James VanDerZee: Harlem Guaranteed - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    2001
    James VanDerZee - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY
    James VanDerZee - Selections from the Sandor Family Collection Gift - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY
    1997
    VanDerZee, Photographer (1886-1983) - Newcomb Art Gallery , New Orleans, LA
    1987
    James van der Zee: Photographs - Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Ithaca, NY

    Group shows 63

    2014
    African American Art: Harlem Renaissance, Civil Rights Era, and Beyond - Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA
    Turn Turn Turn - MMoCA - The Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison, WI
    2013
    Revelations: Examining Democracy - Broad Art Museum, East Lansing
    A Democracy of Images: Photographs from the Smithsonian American Art Museum - Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC
    Reflections - Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Kalamazoo, MI
    2012
    Say it Loud! - Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL
    African American Art: Harlem Renaissance, Civil Rights Era, and Beyond - Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC
    Photodocument: 20th-century American Photography And Found Text - Mead Art Museum, Amherst, MA
    2011
    Who, What, Wear Selections from the Permanent Collection - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY
    Becoming: Photographs from the Wedge Collection - Tate Modern, London
    The Presence of Absence - Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia, SC
    2010
    Inside the Collection - Interiors from the Studio Museum - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY
    Freedom of Expression: Politics and Aesthetics in African American Art - Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville, ME
    Apple Pie: Symbols of Americana in MMoCA\'s Permanent Collection - MMoCA - The Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison, WI
    2009
    Icons of American Photographie - Frick Art & Historical Center, Pittsburg, PA
    Undercover: Performing and Transforming Black Female Identities - Spelman College Museum of Fine Art, Atlanta, GA
    Expanding the Walls: Making Connections between Photography, History and Community - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY
    Connections - Jenkins Johnson Gallery - San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    2008
    Street & Studio. Eine urbane Geschichte der Fotografie - Museum Folkwang Essen, Essen
    Eye Notes - Expanding the Walls 2008 - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY
    Street & Studio: an urban history of photography - Tate Modern, London
    Highlights: African American Art from the Norton Collection - Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL
    Model American Men - Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, MA
    2007
    Expanding the Walls - Shift in Focus - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY
    Let Your Motto Be Resistance: African American Portraits - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY
    2006
    Expanding the Walls - Beyond Sight - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY
    Henry Ossawa Tanner and His Influence in America - The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD
    Building Community: The African American Scene - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    2005
    Expanding the Walls - Reclaiming Beautiful - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY
    hrlm - pictures - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY
    HairStories - 40 Acres Art Gallery, Sacramento, CA
    African American Art - Photographs from the Collection - Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis, MO
    African Queen - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY
    2004
    Common Ground - Discovering Community in 150 Years of Art - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    Ghost Stories - The Disembodied Spirit - The Contemporary Austin, Austin, TX
    Stagestruck in America - rtists, Entertainers, & Audiences, 1906–1956 - Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT
    Legally Represented - Polk Museum of Art, Lakeland, FL
    2003
    HairStories - Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art - SMoCA, Scottsdale, AZ
    Generations - African-American Art in the VMFA Collection - Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA
    Challenge of the Modern: African American Artists 1925-1945 - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY
    African-American Art: 20th Century Masterworks, X - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    2002
    African-American Art: 20th Century Masterworks, IX - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    Celebrating the Legacy III - African-American Art at the Corcoran - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    2001
    Narratives of African American Art and identity - Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA
    More than One - Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York City, NY
    Reflections in Black: Smithsonian African-American Photography, The First 100 Years, 1842-1942 - Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick, ME
    African-American Art: 20th Century Masterworks, VIII - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    2000
    African-American Art: 20th Century Masterworks, VII - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    1999
    Narratives of African American Art and Identity - The de Young Museum, San Francisco, CA
    Narratives of African-American Art and Identity - The David C. Driskell Collecti - Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville, ME
    African-American Art: 20th Century Masterworks, VI - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    1998
    The Cottingley Fairies and other Apparitions - Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York City, NY
    Harlem: Its Renaissance and After - NIU Art Museum - Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL
    1997
    Civil Progress: Life in Black America - Greg Kucera Gallery, Seattle, WA
    African-American Art: 20th Century Masterworks, IV - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    1996
    African-American Art: 20th Century Masterworks, III - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    1995
    African-American Art: 20th Century Masterworks, II - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    1991
    The Interrupted Life - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
    1988
    The Dog Show - Jan Kesner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    1987
    Midtown Review: A Look at Photography Books of 1987 - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY
    1981
    America 20er-40er Jahre Amerikanischer Realismus - Kunstverein in Hamburg, Hamburg
    1978
    Photographes du XXe siècle : Stieglitz, Steichen et leurs successeurs - Musée d´art contemporain de Montréal, Montreal, QC
    1976
    Masters of the Camera: Stieglitz, Steichen and Their Successors - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY

    Dealer Directory 3

    USA
    Alitash Kebede Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York City, NY
    Higher Pictures, New York City, NY

    Collections 7

    USA
    MFAH - Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, TX
    Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Kalamazoo, MI
    Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA, Los Angeles, CA
    The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN
    Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis, MO
    San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
    The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

    Catalogs

    Video Links