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John Biggers 1924-2001, US

Rank (2014): 10,001 - 25,000 (detailed rank for members only)

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 48

    Solo shows 4

    2004
    John Biggers: My America - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    1999
    Aunt Dicy Tales: John Biggers\' Drawings for the Folktale - Harry Ransom Center, Austin, TX
    Five Decades of Drawings by John Biggers - Palmer Museum of Art, University Park, PA
    1997
    The Art of John Biggers - MFA - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA

    Group shows 44

    2014
    African American Art: Harlem Renaissance, Civil Rights Era, and Beyond - Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA
    Spiritual Strivings: A Celebration of African American Works on Paper - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
    Scent of the Pine, You Know How I Feel: North Carolina Art From The Jonathan P. Alcott Collection - Longwood Center for the Visual Arts, Farmville, VA
    Rising Up/uprising - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    2013
    In Conversation: Modern African American Art - Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA
    2012
    INsite/INchelsea - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    Looking Ahead - Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum, Cape Girardeau, MO
    Chattanooga Gems Iii - Hunter Museum of American Art, Chattanooga, TN
    African American Art: Harlem Renaissance, Civil Rights Era, and Beyond - Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC
    2011
    The Harmon and Harriet Kelley Collection of African American Art: Works on Paper - Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, NE
    Visions of America: A Black Perspective - ACA Galleries, New York City, NY
    2010
    Of Now and Before - Bill Hodges Gallery, New York City, NY
    The Chemistry of Color: Contemporary African-American Artists - Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia, SC
    2009
    The Harmon and Harriet Kelley Collection of African-American Art: Works on Paper - Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth, TX
    2008
    African American Art: 200 Years - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    2007
    The Harmon and Harriet Kelley Collection of African American Art: Works on Paper and Selections from the AT&T Collection - The College of Wooster Art Museum, Wooster, OH
    Works on Paper - The College of Wooster Art Museum, Wooster, OH
    Body Beware: 18 American Artists - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    2006
    Heartland: The American Scene - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    Something All Our Own: The Grant Hill Collection of African American Art - Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, NC
    Building Community: The African American Scene - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    2005
    Eye Contact: Painting and Drawing in American Art - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    2004
    Something All Our Own: The Grant Hill Collection of African American Art - Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX
    Walls of Heritage, Walls of Pride - CAC - Cambridge Arts Council Gallery, Cambridge, MA
    Embracing the Muse: Africa and African American Art - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    2003
    Core Visions - ADA Gallery, Richmond, VA
    Museum Store Collects - ASU Art Museum - Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ
    American Identity: Figurative Painting and Sculpture, 1930-1945 - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, 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
    2001
    Rhapsody - Selections from Valley Collections - ASU Art Museum - Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ
    African-American Art: 20th Century Masterworks, VIII - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    2000
    Transatlantic Dialog - In And Out of Africa - National Museum of African Art - Smithsonian Institute, Washington, DC
    Michael Rosenfeld Gallery: The First Decade - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    An Exuberant Bounty: Prints and Drawings by African Americans - Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
    African-American Art: 20th Century Masterworks, VII - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    1985
    Fresh Paint: The Houston School - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
    1979
    FIRE! - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX
    1977
    Two Centuries of Black American Art - Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York City, NY
    Two Centuries of Black American Art - Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX
    Two Centuries of Black American Art - The High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA
    1976
    Two Centuries of Black American Art - Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA, Los Angeles, CA
    1952
    Texas Contemporary Artists - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX
    1943
    Young Negro Art - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

    Dealer Directory 1

    USA
    Alitash Kebede Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

    Collections 5

    USA
    Gibbes Museum of Art, Charleston, SC
    The Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, TX
    MFAH - Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, TX
    MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC

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