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Melvin Edwards 1937, US

Rank (2016): 2218 +

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 68

    Solo shows 14

    2016
    Melvin Edwards. Five Decades - Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH
    2015
    Melvin Edwards: Five Decades - Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick, NJ
    Melvin Edwards: Five Decades - Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, TX
    2014
    Melvin Edwards - Stephen Friedman Gallery, London
    Melvin Edwards - Alexander Gray Associates, New York City, NY
    Melvin Edwards - Galerie Anne de Villepoix, Paris
    2012
    Melvin Edwards - Alexander Gray Associates, New York City, NY
    2010
    Melvin Edwards - Sculptures 1964-2010 - Alexander Gray Associates, New York City, NY
    2005
    Melvin Edwards - CDS Gallery, New York City, NY
    2001
    Melvin Edwards: University of Virginia - CDS Gallery, New York City, NY
    Sculpture by Melvin Edwards - The Fralin Museum of Art - University of Virginia Art Museums, Charlottesville, VA
    2000
    Melvin Edwards: Corroborations - CDS Gallery, New York City, NY
    1995
    Melvin Edwards - Indianapolis Museum of Art (IMA), Indianapolis, IN
    1994
    Melvin Edwards Sculpture: A Thirty Year Retrospective (1963-1993) - Florida International University, Miami, FL

    Group shows 54

    2016
    You go to my head - Galerie Daniel Templon - Brussels, Brussels
    Marrakech Biennale 6 - Main Event - Not New Now - Marrakech Biennale Association, Marrakech
    The Lasting Concept - Portland Institute for Contemporary Art - PICA, Portland, OR
    Pure Pulp - Contemporary Artists Working in Paper at Dieu Donné - Ruth and Elmer Wellin Museum of Art, Clinton, NY
    2015
    Order - Essex Street, New York City, NY
    The Silo - Garth Greenan Gallery, New York City, NY
    A Constellation - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY
    Äppärät - Ballroom Marfa, Marfa, TX
    Necessary Force: Art In The Police State - University of New Mexico Art Museum, Albuquerque, NM
    Hard Edged: Geometrical Abstraction and Beyond - California African American Museum, Los Angeles, CA
    Twentieth Anniversary Exhibition - Stephen Friedman Gallery, London
    Biennale di Venezia - 56th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia Settore Arte, Venice
    Glenn Ligon: Encounters and Collisions - Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham
    2014
    Collection Permanente / Permanent Collection - Raw Material Company, Dakar
    Diálogo entre civilizaciones - Museo de la Paz, Gernika-Lumo
    Viewpoints: 20 Years Of Adderly - Galleries at Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA
    African American Art: Harlem Renaissance, Civil Rights Era, and Beyond - Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA
    Beyond the Spectrum: Abstraction in African American Art, 1950-1975 - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    2013
    Now Dig This! Art and Black Los Angeles 1960–1980 - Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, MA
    De Kawral À Sargal / From Kawral To Sargal - Raw Material Company, Dakar
    Heavy Metal - Garboushian Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA
    2012
    Now Dig This! Art and Black Los Angeles 1960–1980 - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
    Blues For Smoke - The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, Los Angeles, CA
    Paper Space: Drawings by Sculptors - Inman Gallery, Houston, TX
    African American Artists and the Experimental Printmaking Institute: The Janet Hickey Tague '66 Collection - Mount Holyoke College Art Museum, South Hadley, MA
    African American Art: Harlem Renaissance, Civil Rights Era, and Beyond - Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC
    Pacific Standard Time - Kunst in Los Angeles 1950–1980 - Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin
    Magical Visions: Ten Contemporary African American Artists - University Museum University of Delaware, Newark, DE
    2011
    Now Dig This! Art and Black Los Angeles 1960 - 1980 - UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
    Inside & Out: Melvin Edwards and Peter Saul - Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA
    50 Under 5000 - Bill Hodges Gallery, New York City, NY
    Dialogue Among Civilisations - The KwaZulu Natal Society of Arts (KZNSA), Durban
    Sculpted, Etched and Cut Metal - Works from the Permanent Collection - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY
    2010
    What Matters - Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA
    2009
    What Matters - Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA
    2008
    Metal: The Exhibition - Ramapo College Art Galleries, Mahwah, NJ
    2007
    L.A. Object and David Hammons Body Prints - Roberts & Tilton, Culver City, CA
    Tools as Art - The Hechinger Collection - Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY
    Nature/Culture/Blues - Contemporary African American Art - Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, DE
    2006
    Newark Between Us - Newark Arts Council, Newark, NJ
    Frontiers - Collecting the Art of Our Time - Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA
    2005
    Frontiers: Collecting the Art of Our Time - Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA
    2004
    Embracing the Muse: Africa and African American Art - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    2003
    Black is a Color - African-American Art at the Corcoran Gallery of Art - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    Watts - The Hub of the Universe - Haggerty Museum of Art - Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI
    2002
    Creative Space - International Print Center New York, New York City, NY
    1994
    Ante América. Actualidad latinoamericana - Centro Nacional de la Cultura, San José
    Sources. multicultural influences on contemporary African American sculptors - University of Maryland Art Gallery, College Park, MD
    1991
    Artist Of Conscience: 16 Years Of Social And Political Commentary - The Alternative Museum (TAM), New York City, NY
    1990
    Diverse Representations - Morris Museum, Morristown, NJ
    The Decade Show: Frameworks of Identity in the 1980s - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
    1980
    Afro-American Abstraction - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
    1970
    1970 annual exhibition Comtemporary American Sculpture - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    1965
    Five younger Los Angeles artists - Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA, Los Angeles, CA

    Dealer Directory 1

    USA
    Alexander Gray Associates, New York City, NY

    Collections 8

    USA
    The Fralin Museum of Art - University of Virginia Art Museums, Charlottesville, VA
    David C. Driskell Center, College Park, MD
    Flint Institute of Arts, Flint, MI
    Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, NJ
    Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York City, NY
    Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY
    Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute, Utica, NY
    Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM), Washington, DC
    Last update: 24 Nov 2016

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