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James Van Der Zee 1886-1983, US

Rank (2016): 4869 -

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 78

    Ongoing group exhibitions 1

    until 30 Jul 2016
    Counterpoints: Photography Through the Lens of Toronto Collections - Justina M Barnicke Gallery, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON

    Solo shows 9

    2015
    James VanDerZee - Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, NE
    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 - State University of New York, 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) - Woldenberg Art Center, New Orleans, LA
    1987
    James van der Zee: Photographs - Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Ithaca, NY

    Group shows 69

    2015
    Forget Me Not: Photography between Poetry and Politics - University Museum University of Delaware, Newark, DE
    2014
    African American Art - Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY
    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
    Identity Shifts - Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA
    2013
    Revelations: Examining Democracy - Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum, East Lansing
    A Democracy of Images: Photographs from the Smithsonian American Art Museum - Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC
    Reflections: African American Life from the Myrna Colley-Lee Collection - Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Kalamazoo, MI
    2012
    Say it Loud! - Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL
    Paper Moon - Zuckerman Museum of Art, Kennesaw, GA
    African American Art: Harlem Renaissance, Civil Rights Era, and Beyond - Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC
    Photodocument: 20th-century American Photography And Found Text - Amherst College, 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
    Becoming: Photographs From The Wedge Collection - Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, Detroit, MI
    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 - Austin Museum of Art - AMOA, 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
    1980
    Fleeting Gestures: Treasures of Dance Photograph - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
    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
    Museum of Fine Arts Houston (MFAH), 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
    Last update: 16 Jun 2016

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