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Leon Polk Smith 1906-1996, US

Rank (2016): 4795 -

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 116

    Solo shows 30

    2015
    Leon Polk Smith - Paintings and Collages from the 1960s - Washburn Gallery, New York City, NY
    2014
    Linear Curves: Leon Polk Smith. Works from the 1960's - Louis Stern Fine Arts, West Hollywood, CA
    2013
    Space Considered - Valerie Carberry Gallery, Chicago, IL
    Leon Polk Smith - Cherokee | Chickasaw | Choctaw - Washburn Gallery, New York City, NY
    2011
    Leon Polk Smith - Situation Kunst, Bochum
    Leon Polk Smith - 50 Years of Separation - Washburn Gallery, New York City, NY
    2010
    Leon Polk Smith: The Tamarind Lithography Workshop - Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth, TX
    2009
    Leon Polk Smith - A Constellation with Works on Paper - Washburn Gallery, New York City, NY
    2008
    Leon Polk Smith: " Torn Paper Drawings: 1956-1964" - Washburn Gallery, New York City, NY
    2007
    Leon Polk Smith: The Constellation Paintings - Louis Stern Fine Arts, West Hollywood, CA
    2006
    Leon Polk Smith - 10 Paintings, 1945-1950 - Washburn Gallery, New York City, NY
    Leon Polk Smith: American Original - Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art, Norman, OK
    Leon Polk Smith: Invention: A Centennial Celebration of his Oeuvre - Jason McCoy Gallery, New York City, NY
    2005
    Leon Polk Smith - Forms and Functions - Washburn Gallery, New York City, NY
    2002
    Leon Polk Smith - Baseballs, Basketballs and Tennis - Washburn Gallery, New York City, NY
    2001
    Leon Polk Smith - Forschungsinstitut für diskrete Mathematik, Bonn
    2000
    Leon Polk Smith - Cattlebrands and Columns from the 1940s - Washburn Gallery, New York City, NY
    1999
    leon polk smith - antigravity - Edition + Galerie Hoffmann, Friedberg
    1995
    Leon Polk Smith: American Painter - Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York City, NY
    1989
    Leon Polk Smith - Musee de Grenoble, Grenoble
    Leon Polk Smith - Wilhelm Hack Museum, Ludwigshafen
    1984
    Leon Polk Smith - Collagen 1981 - 1983 - Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin
    Leon Polk Smith - Washburn Gallery, New York City, NY
    1982
    Leon Polk Smith - Paintings 1945-1950 - Washburn Gallery, New York City, NY
    1981
    Leon Polk Smith - Black and White Tondos - Washburn Gallery, New York City, NY
    Leon Polk Smith - Drawings, Collages and Paintings - Washburn Gallery, New York City, NY
    1968
    Leon Polk Smith - Paintings, Reliefs and Drawings - The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX
    Leon Polk Smith - San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
    Leon Polk Smith - Rose Art Museum, Waltham, MA
    1963
    Recent Paintings and Reliefs Leon Polk Smith - Stable Gallery, New York City, NY

    Group shows 86

    2015
    the tiny picture show - Pavel Zoubok Gallery, New York City, NY
    Geometric Obsession. American School 1965-2015 - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Buenos Aires (MACBA), Buenos Aires
    Gleich und gleich und gleich und anders - Situation Kunst, Bochum
    Geometries On And Off The Grid: Art From 1950 To The Present - The Warehouse, Dallas, TX
    2014
    Weiss – Aspekte einer Farbe in Moderne und Gegenwart - Museum im Kulturspeicher, Würzburg
    The Edge: Color, Line and Time - Levis Fine Art, Ossining, NY
    2013
    Post War American Art - Levis Fine Art, Ossining, NY
    Against Nature: Hard Edge Abstraction - James Graham & Sons, New York City, NY
    Constructive, Concrete - Museum Ritter, Waldenbuch
    2012
    The Geometric Unconscious: A Century of Abstraction - Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, NE
    Intercambio global. Abstracción geométrica desde 1950 - MACBA - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires
    Aufbruch - Malerei und realer Raum - Museum im Kulturspeicher, Würzburg
    Paper Band - Jason McCoy Gallery, New York City, NY
    Aufbruch. Malerei und realer Raum - AdK - Akademie der Künste, Berlin
    40 Jahre – 40 Werke - Sebastian Fath Contemporary, Mannheim
    GEORG KARGL FINE ARTS - 1964 ein Stimmungsbild - Georg Kargl Fine Arts & Georg Kargl Box, Vienna
    Rodin To Now: Modern Sculpture - Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, CA
    Aufbruch - Malerei und realer Raum - Museum Pfalzgalerie Kaiserslautern, Kaiserslautern
    Happier Than The Morning Sun - Galerie Clemens Thimme, Karlsruhe
    2011
    Contemporary Drawings from the Irving Stenn Jr. Collection - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
    Aufbruch – Malerei und realer Raum - Situation Kunst, Bochum
    strahlend, aber …? - 20 künstler verschiedener herkunft und verschiedener generationen - Edition + Galerie Hoffmann, Friedberg
    Color Field Revised - Loretta Howard Gallery, New York City, NY
    The Erling Neby Collection - Henie Onstad Art Centre, Høvikodden
    Red Country Pictures - Benrimon Contemporary, New York City, NY
    2010
    Holiday Group Show - Op, Pop and Geo Again - David Richard Contemporary, Santa Fe, NM
    Dear Santa - Cooley Gallery, Old Lyme, CT
    Contemporary Works From The Collection - Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland, ME
    Black & White - Jason McCoy Gallery, New York City, NY
    Real And Abstract: Contemporary Art From The Farnsworth - Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland, ME
    Constructive Spirit: Abstract Art in South and North America - The Newark Museum, Newark, NJ
    2009
    Entwicklungen - Edition + Galerie Hoffmann, Friedberg
    Paper: Pressed, Stained, Slashed, Folded - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    1968-69: 40 Years Later - Armand Bartos Fine Art, New York City, NY
    2008
    Nur der Schein trügt nicht - Situation Kunst, Bochum
    Works on Paper: The Natalie and Irving Forman Collection - Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
    Paper Trail II: Passing Through Clouds - Rose Art Museum, Waltham, MA
    Arp to Reinhardt: Rose Geometries - Rose Art Museum, Waltham, MA
    2007
    Options within Realism - Jason McCoy Gallery, New York City, NY
    2006
    Surface Matter: Collage from the collection - Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
    I still love the 20th century - Georg Kargl Fine Arts & Georg Kargl Box, Vienna
    2005
    Kunst, die man nicht immer sieht - Wilhelm Hack Museum, Ludwigshafen
    In neuer Frische - Neupräsentation der Sammlung - Wilhelm Hack Museum, Ludwigshafen
    40 grafica opera prima - Milan Dobes Museum, Bratislava
    2004
    Grenzüberschreitung / passing boundaries - Galerie m Bochum, Bochum
    25 Jahre Wilhelm-Hack-Museum - 25 Jahre Sammeln - Wilhelm Hack Museum, Ludwigshafen
    2003
    Kunst zeigt, was man nicht sieht. Die Städtische Sammlung Erlangen – Überblicke - Palais Stutterheim, Erlangen
    Guest Art. Das Kunsthaus mit Leihgaben zu Gast - Museum Haus Konstruktiv, Zurich
    2002
    Flatline - Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    2000
    Art concret - Espace de l’art concret, Mouans Sartoux
    1999
    Alchemies of the Sixties. From the Rose Art Museum Permanent Collection - Rose Art Museum, Waltham, MA
    1998
    Constructing Structure - Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL
    Defining the Edge: Early American Abstraction Selections from the Collection of Dr. Peter B. Fischer - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    Defining the Edge - Early American Abstraction-Selections - Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA
    1996
    PAPIER, Bestandsaufnahme XIII - Galerie m Bochum, Bochum
    1995
    Von Werk zu Werk - NBK - Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin
    1994
    Konstruktiv-Konkret – Aus den Beständen des Wilhelm-Hack-Museums, Ludwigshafen am Rhein - Kunstverein Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg
    1993
    In a classical vein : works from the permanent collection - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    Aus der Sammlung IX - Kunsthaus Nürnberg, Nuremberg
    1991
    Pictures for the Sky: Art Kites - Charlottenburg udstillingsbygning, Copenhagen
    Pictures for the Sky: Art Kites - Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin
    Pictures for the Sky: Art Kites - Palais des Beaux-Arts (BOZAR), Brussels
    Pictures for the Sky: Art Kites - Centro de Arte Moderna - CAM - Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon
    1990
    Pictures for the Sky: Art Kites - Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Hamburg
    Konkret Zehn - Kunsthalle Nürnberg, Nuremberg
    Pictures for the Sky: Art Kites - K20, Dusseldorf
    1989
    Pictures for the Sky: Art Kites - Haus der Kunst, Munich
    Pictures for the Sky: Art Kites - Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Hiroshima
    Pictures for the Sky: Art Kites - The Nagoya City Art Museum, Nagoya
    Pictures for the Sky: Art Kites - Shizuoka Prefectural Museum of Art, Shizuoka
    Pictures for the Sky: Art Kites - The Museum of Modern Art, Gunma, Takasaki, Gunma
    Pictures for the Sky: Art Kites - Himeji City Museum of Art, Himeji
    1988
    Pictures for the Sky: Art Kites - The Museum of Modern Art, Shiga, Shiga
    Pictures for the Sky: Art Kites - Mie Prefectural Art Museum, Tsu City
    1987
    Four Painters in New York - Ruth Siegel Gallery, New York City, NY
    1981
    Bolotowsky, L. P. Smith, Youngerman - Washburn Gallery, New York City, NY
    1976
    New York in Europa - Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin
    1965
    The Responsive Eye - The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD
    The Responsive Eye - Norton Simon Museum of Art, Pasadena, CA
    The Responsive Eye - Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA
    The Responsive Eye - Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis, MO
    A Decade of American drawings, 1955-1965 - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    The Responsive Eye - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    1962
    Geometric abstraction in America : March - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    65th Annual American Exhibition - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
    1947
    Abstract and Surrealist American Art: Fifty-Eighth Annual Exhibition of American Paintings and Sculpture - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

    Dealer Directory 7

    Switzerland
    Galerie Carmen Weber, Zug
    USA
    Armand Bartos Fine Art, New York City, NY
    Dean Borghi Fine Art, New York City, NY
    Jason McCoy Gallery, New York City, NY
    Washburn Gallery, New York City, NY
    Levis Fine Art, Ossining, NY
    United Kingdom
    James Kinmont Fine Art, London

    Collections 13

    Argentina
    Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Buenos Aires (MACBA), Buenos Aires
    Germany
    Kunstpalais Erlangen, Erlangen
    Museum für Konkrete Kunst, Ingolstadt
    Wilhelm Hack Museum, Ludwigshafen
    Israel
    The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
    USA
    Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL
    The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
    Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX
    Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA
    The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX
    MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
    Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art, Norman, OK
    Carl & Marilynn Thoma Art Foundation, Santa Fe, NM

    Catalogs

    25 Jahre Wilhelm-Hack-Museum
    Last update: 15 Jun 2016

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