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Morris Louis 1912-1962, US

Rank (2014): 1213 -

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 138

    Solo shows 25

    2014
    Morris Louis: Veils - Mnuchin Gallery, New York City, NY
    2013
    Morris Louis Unveiled - The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD
    2011
    Morris Louis - The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC
    2007
    Morris Louis - Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York City, NY
    Morris Louis now - an American Master Revisted - Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC
    Morris Louis Now: An American Master Revisited - Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego - MCASD Downtown, San Diego, CA
    2006
    Morris Louis now. An American master revisited - The High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA
    2004
    Morris Louis - Riva Yares Gallery - Scottsdale, Scottsdale, AZ
    Morris Louis - Riva Yares Gallery - Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM
    2001
    Morris Louis - Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    2000
    Morris Louis - Paintings - Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London
    1996
    Morris Louis - Musee de Grenoble, Grenoble
    Morris Louis - LWL - Westfälisches Landesmuseum für Kunst und Kulturgeschichte Münster, Münster
    1992
    Rooseum Re-Vision I: Morris Louis - Rooseum Center for Contemporary Art, Malmö
    1987
    Morris Louis - The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX
    1986
    Morris Louis - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    Morris Louis: Recent Acquisitions - The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX
    1977
    Morris Louis: The Veil Cycle - The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX
    1976
    Morris Louis: Major Themes and Variations - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    1974
    Morris Louis - Gemälde 1958-1962 - Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf
    Morris Louis - Hayward Gallery, London
    1967
    Morris Louis 1912-1962 - Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis, MO
    1965
    Morris Louis - Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
    1962
    Morris Louis - Galerie Schmela, Dusseldorf
    1960
    Morris Louis: Recent Painting - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London

    Group shows 113

    2014
    Openness And Clarity: Color Field Works From The 1960S And 1970S - Honor Fraser, Los Angeles, CA
    Rothko to Richter: Mark-Making in Abstract Painting from the Collection of Preston H. Haskell - Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, NJ
    Re-View: Onnasch Collection - Hauser & Wirth New York, 18th Street, New York City, NY
    Gravity’s Edge - Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC
    2013
    Re-View: Onnasch Collection - auser & Wirth London, Piccadilly, London
    Modern Japanese Art from the Museum Collection - National Museum of Modern Art Tokyo (MOMAT), Tokyo
    Momat Collection - National Museum of Modern Art Tokyo (MOMAT), Tokyo
    Caro, Frankenthaler, Louis, Motherwell, Noland, Olitski, Stella - Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York City, NY
    2012
    Les référents - Galerie Edouard-Manet, Genevilliers
    Language Games - Centro de Artes Visuales Helga de Alvear, Cáceres
    Aufbruch - Malerei und realer Raum - Museum im Kulturspeicher, Würzburg
    Abstract Expressionism - National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, ACT
    Braman, Buren, Falls, Heilmann, Louis, Thurman - Eleven Rivington, New York City, NY
    Abstract Drawings - Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC
    The Washington School - Diana Rosenstein Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA
    Aufbruch. Malerei und realer Raum - AdK - Akademie der Künste, Berlin
    Transparent - Lannan Foundation, Santa Fe, NM
    De La Generosidad. Obras De La ColecciÓn Helga De Alvear - CGAC - Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela
    Aufbruch - Malerei und realer Raum - Museum Pfalzgalerie Kaiserslautern, Kaiserslautern
    2011
    Farbe im Fluss - 20 Jahre Weserburg - Weserburg | Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen
    MMK 1991-2011: 20 Jahre Gegenwart - Museum für Moderne Kunst (MMK), Frankfurt/Main
    Silence and Time - Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX
    2010
    Washington Color and Light - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    Das Geistige in der Kunst – Vom Blauen Reiter zum Abstrakten Expressionismus - Museum Wiesbaden, Wiesbaden
    Color Fields - Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin
    Painting, Process and Expansion - Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig - MUMOK , Vienna
    Process / Abstraction - Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York City, NY
    Corso. Werke der Sammlung Essl im Dialog - Essl Museum - Kunst der Gegenwart, Klosterneuburg
    2009
    Just what is it... - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
    MOCA´s First Thirty Years - MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
    Illustre Gäste - Amerikanische Kunst 1950 bis 1970 aus der Sammlung des Museum Folkwang im Josef Albers Museum - Quadrat Bottrop - Josef Albers Museum, Bottrop
    Conversations in Lyrical Abstraction 1958-2009 - CONNERSMITH., Washington, DC
    The Passionate Pursuit: Gifts and Promised Works from Donna and Cargill MacMillan, Jr. - Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, CA
    Summer Select - David Klein Gallery, Birmingham, MI
    Collector´s Choice II - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
    Modern Masters - Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego - MCASD Downtown, San Diego, CA
    Action/Abstraction: Pollock, de Kooning, and American Art, 1940–1976 - Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
    Synthetic - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    2008
    Action/Abstraction - Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis, MO
    Color as Field. American Painting 1950-1975 - Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Nashville, TN
    Action/Abstraction: Pollock, de Kooning, and American Art, 1940-1976 - The Jewish Museum of New York, New York City, NY
    Color as Field - American Painting, 1950–1975 - Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC
    Action Painting - Fondation Beyeler, Riehen
    2007
    20 ans du Musée d'Art Moderne - L'art après 1960 dans les collections - Musée d'Art moderne de Saint-Etienne, Saint-Etienne
    Inaugural Exhibition of New Space - Loretta Howard Gallery, New York City, NY
    Color as Field - American Painting, 1950–1975 - Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO
    Die aufregende Kunst des 20. Jahrhunderts - Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin
    Abstract Expressionism and Other Modern Works: The Muriel Kallis Steinberg Newman Collection in The Metropolitan Museum - The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, NY
    Who’s Afraid of Red, Yellow and Blue? - Positionen der Farbfeldmalerei - Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Baden-Baden
    Breaking the Mold: Selections from the Washington Gallery of Modern Art, 1961-1968 - Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma City, OK
    Twin Bill - Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma City, OK
    Lyrical Color: Morris Louis, Gene Davis, Kenneth Noland and the Washington Color School - The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC
    Morris Louis - Kenneth Noland - El Sourdog Hex, Berlin
    2006
    Faster! Bigger! Better! - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
    Review - 25 Jahre Österreichische Ludwig Stiftung - Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig - MUMOK , Vienna
    Sin Título - El arte del siglo XX en la Colección Berardo - Fundación Pedro Barrié de la Maza - A Coruña , A Coruña
    Big Juicy Paintings - MAM - Miami Art Museum, Miami, FL
    Color: Theory and Practice - Nicholas Robinson Gallery (former Briggs Robinson Gallery), New York City, NY
    A New Age: American Painting from the 1950s and 1960s - Ulster Museum, Belfast, Northern Ireland
    2005
    Angers - Tryptique - Frank Pages Art Galerie, Baden-Baden
    The Shape of Colour - Excursions in Colour Field Art, 1950-2005 - Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON
    Natur – Raum – Kunst. Aus den Sammlungen des Museums und Ernst Ploil - Museum der Moderne, Salzburg
    COLOR - Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York City, NY
    2004
    Vision einer Sammlung - Museum der Moderne, Salzburg
    Visions of America - Essl Museum - Kunst der Gegenwart, Klosterneuburg
    My America - Art from The Jewish Museum Collection, 1900-1955 - The Jewish Museum of New York, New York City, NY
    Picasso to Thiebaud - Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University, Stanford, CA
    2003
    Classic Works From the 1960s - Loretta Howard Gallery, New York City, NY
    El Expresionismo Abstracto Americano en las Colecciones Españolas - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo Esteban Vicente, Segovia
    Das Recht des Bildes - Kunstmuseum Bochum, Bochum
    Guest Art. Das Kunsthaus mit Leihgaben zu Gast - Haus Konstruktiv, Stiftung für konstruktive und konkrete Kunst, Zurich
    Linking Collection And Community - MAM - Miami Art Museum, Miami, FL
    From Modernism to the Contemporary, 1958-1999 - The Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin, OH
    2002
    Rechteckakzeptanz - Galerie Schafschetzy, Graz
    Claude Monet - ...bis zum digitalen Impressionismus - Fondation Beyeler, Riehen
    Raum für Malerei - The Painting Room - Kaiser Wilhelm Museum, Krefeld
    Collector´s Choice - Neue Galerie Graz - Universalmuseum Joanneum, Graz
    2001
    Claude Monet und die Moderne - Kunsthalle der Hypo-Kulturstiftung, Munich
    A defining generation. Then and Now. 1961 and 2001 - The Rose Art Museum, Waltham, MA
    2000
    Color-Field Painting - MFA - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA
    Paintings & Works on Paper - Van Doren Waxter, New York City, NY
    Collección MMKSLW: Viena, de Warhol a Cabrita Reis - CGAC - Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela
    1999
    Primed & Unprimed: Paintings from 60s and 70s - Van Doren Waxter, New York City, NY
    Alchemies of the Sixties. From the Rose Art Museum Permanent Collection - The Rose Art Museum, Waltham, MA
    À rebours. La rebelión informalista 1939-1968 - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid
    1998
    Exhibition of the century - Wellington City Gallery, Wellington
    Abstraction - Fogg Museum, Cambridge, MA
    1996
    Hans Hofmann and the New York School - Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive BAM/PFA, Berkeley, CA
    Color Field - Galerie nächst St. Stephan - Rosemarie Schwarzwälder, Vienna
    1992
    The William S. Paley Collection - Indianapolis Museum of Art - IMA, Indianapolis, IN
    1991
    Museo Guggenheim. Las últimas vanguardias 1940-1991 - Museo de Arte Moderno y Contemporáneo de Santander (MAS), Santander
    1986
    Trends in Geometric Abstact Art - Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv
    1985
    American Abstract Painting: 1960-1980 - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    Neue Dauerleihgaben aus der Sammlung Reinhard Onnasch, Berlin - Städtisches Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach
    1981
    Depuis la couleur - CAPC - Musée d'art contemporain, Bordeaux
    1978
    Aspekte der 60er Jahre- Aus der Sammlung Reinhard Onnasch - Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin
    1977
    André Emmerich zu Gast bei Brusberg - Eine Galerie zu Gast - Galerie Brusberg - Hannover, Hannover
    Arte USA - Fundación Joan Miró, Barcelona
    Arte USA - Fundación Juan March, Madrid
    1976
    New York in Europa - Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin
    1969
    Sammlung 1968 Karl Ströher - Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf
    Sammlung 1968 Karl Ströher - Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin
    1968
    Sammlung 1968 Karl Ströher - Kunstverein in Hamburg, Hamburg
    Art Of The Real - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    documenta 4 - Documenta, Kassel
    1967
    Group Exhibition - Richard Gray Gallery - Chicago, Chicago, IL
    Vom Bauhaus bis zur Gegenwart - Kunstverein in Hamburg, Hamburg
    1966
    Society for Contemporary Art 26th Annual - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
    1965
    Washington Color Painters - Washington Gallery of Modern Art, Washington, DC
    The Responsive Eye - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    1964
    documenta 3 - Documenta, Kassel
    1963
    American Painting and Sculpture 66th Annual - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
    1957
    New Work - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY

    Dealer Directory 6

    France
    Galerie Piltzer, Paris
    USA
    Acquavella Galleries, Inc., New York City, NY
    Ameringer | McEnery | Yohe , New York City, NY
    James Goodman Gallery, New York City, NY
    Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York City, NY
    Yares Art Projects, Santa Fe, NM

    Collections 47

    Austria
    Essl Museum - Kunst der Gegenwart, Klosterneuburg
    Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig - MUMOK , Vienna
    Canada
    Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON
    Denmark
    Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk
    France
    MAMAC - Musee d´Art Moderne et d`Art Contemporain Nice, Nice
    Germany
    Museum Folkwang Essen, Essen
    Museum für Moderne Kunst (MMK), Frankfurt/Main
    ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
    Kunsthalle Weishaupt, Ulm
    Israel
    The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
    Japan
    Kawamura Memorial Museum of Art, Chiba
    Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Hiroshima
    Iwaki City Art Museum, Iwaki
    Shizuoka Prefectural Museum of Art, Shizuoka
    Portugal
    Berardo Museum - Collection of Modern and Contemporary Art, Lisbon
    South Korea
    Leeum - Samsung Museum of Art, Seoul
    Spain
    Museu d´Art Contemporani de Barcelona - MACBA, Barcelona
    Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid
    USA
    Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH
    The High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA
    MFA - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA
    The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
    Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA
    The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX
    The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford, CT
    Honolulu Academy of Arts, Honolulu, HI
    Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, MO
    MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
    Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City, NY
    The Jewish Museum of New York, New York City, NY
    The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, NY
    MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    The Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin, OH
    Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma City, OK
    Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando, FL
    North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC
    Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis, MO
    San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
    Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY
    UAMA - The University of Arizona Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
    The Rose Art Museum, Waltham, MA
    Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC
    Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL
    United Kingdom
    Ulster Museum, Belfast, Northern Ireland
    Tate Britain, London
    Tate Modern, London

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