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Purvis Young 1943-2010, US

Rank (2015): 5001 - 10,000 (detailed rank for members only)

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 49

    Ongoing group exhibitions 1

    until 08 Mar 2015
    Speaking of People - Ebony, Jet and Contemporary Art - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY

    Solo shows 10

    2013
    Purvis Young - Angel - OMC Gallery For Contemporary Art, Huntington Beach, CA
    Purvis Young: Works from the Collection - Boca Museum of Art, Boca Raton, FL
    2012
    Purvis Young - No More Truth Than The Illusions Of My Dreams - Skot Foreman Gallery, Dania Beach, FL
    From the Outside In: Purvis Young - Museum of Florida Art, DeLand, FL
    2011
    Purvis Young - Important Late Works - Skot Foreman Gallery, Dania Beach, FL
    2010
    Purvis Young - ABBA Fine Art, Miami, FL
    2009
    Purvis Young – Urban Expressionism - Florida Gulf Coast University Art Gallery, Fort Myers, FL
    2006
    Purvis Young - Paintings from the Street - Boca Museum of Art, Boca Raton, FL
    2005
    Purvis Young - Skot Foreman Gallery, Dania Beach, FL
    2003
    Purvis Young Urban Expressionist - Gallery Sink, Denver, CO

    Group shows 39

    2014
    Border Crossings / Cruzando Fronteras - Skot Foreman Gallery, Dania Beach, FL
    25 Sq. inches. The Faces of the Permanent Collection - Frost Art Museum, Miami, FL
    Drunken Angels - Life on Mars Gallery, New York City, NY
    30 Americans - Contemporary Arts Center New Orleans - CAC, New Orleans, LA
    2013
    30 Americans - Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Nashville, TN
    30 Americans - Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI
    Great and Mighty Things: Outsider Art from the Jill and Sheldon Bonovitz Collection - Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
    2012
    30 Americans - Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk, VA
    Nine - ABBA Fine Art, Miami, FL
    2011
    Angels, Devils and the Electric Slide: Outsider Art from the Permanent Collection - Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, NC
    Faces - ABBA Fine Art, Miami, FL
    30 Americans - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    Outsider Visions: Self-taught Southern Artists Of The 20th Century - Boca Museum of Art, Boca Raton, FL
    Into The Mainstream - Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk, VA
    One Of A Kind - Pierre Menard Gallery, Cambridge, MA
    2010
    Inquiring Eyes: Greensboro Collects Art - Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC
    Florida Journeys: African-American Artists from the Sunshine State - Appleton Museum of Art, Ocala, FL
    Unusual Suspects - Taubman Museum of Art, Roanoke, WV
    2009
    try me – six american artists - Museum Gugging, Maria -Gugging
    Approaching Abstraction - American Folk Art Museum, New York City, NY
    It Took a While to Find These Things - OMC Gallery For Contemporary Art, Huntington Beach, CA
    Négritude - Exit Art, New York City, NY
    Same Sweet Dream - Dieu Donné, New York City, NY
    2008
    30 Americans - Rubell Family Collection, Miami, FL
    try me – six american artists - Galerie der Künstler aus Gugging, Maria -Gugging
    2007
    Compelling Visions - The Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, FL
    Mixed Signals - Ronald Feldman Fine Arts Inc, New York City, NY
    2006
    Naives, Seers, Lone Wolves and World Savers XVIII - Dean Jensen Gallery, Milwaukee, WI
    Miami in Transition - MAM - Miami Art Museum, Miami, FL
    Rock Paper Scissors: American Collage Now - Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
    2005
    Wos up man? Selections from the Joseph D. and Janet M. Shein Collection of Self-Taught Art - Palmer Museum of Art, University Park, PA
    AT THIS TIME: 10 Miami Artists - Rubell Family Collection, Miami, FL
    2004
    Dopes, Dupes, and Demagogues: Viewed by Outsiders - Luise Ross Gallery, New York City, NY
    2002
    Diversity Within Unity: The Scope of African-American Art in Florida - Polk Museum of Art, Lakeland, FL
    Urban Outsides and Visionary Folk: The Work of Purvis Young & Minnie Evans - Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale, FL
    Folk Art From the City of Orlando and the Mennello Museum - Gulf Coast Museum of Art, Largo, FL
    2000
    A Convergent Voyage - Skot Foreman Gallery, Dania Beach, FL
    1998
    Self-Taught Artists of the 20th Century: An American Anthology - Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
    1986
    Transculture / Transmedia - Exit Art, New York City, NY

    Dealer Directory 4

    Austria
    Galerie der Künstler aus Gugging, Maria -Gugging
    USA
    Skot Foreman Gallery, Dania Beach, FL
    TAG Art Gallery, Nashville, TN
    Walker Fine Art, New York City, NY

    Collections 7

    Germany
    Kolumba, Cologne
    USA
    Polk Museum of Art, Lakeland, FL
    Maier Museum of Art, Lynchburg, VA
    MDC Museum of Art + Design (MOAD), Miami, FL
    Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami (MOCA), Miami, FL
    Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, LA
    Taubman Museum of Art, Roanoke, WV
    Last update: 03 Mar 2015

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