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William Gropper 1897-1978, US

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

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 60

    Ongoing group exhibitions 1

    until 27 Sep 2015
    America Is Hard to See - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY

    Solo shows 5

    2013
    Blacklisted: William Gropper's Capriccios - Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
    2012
    New color work & Dreamt memories from Africa - in focus Galerie, Cologne
    2003
    William Gropper - University of Maine Museum of Arts - UMMA, Bangor, ME
    1997
    William Gropper - Centennial Celebration: Selected Works - ACA Galleries, New York City, NY
    1942
    William Gropper - San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA

    Group shows 55

    2015
    SELF: Portraits of Artists in Their Absence - National Academy Museum, New York City, NY
    2014
    Social Art in America: Then and Now - ACA Galleries, New York City, NY
    2013
    Connoisseurs Around the Corner - Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, Rochester, NY
    Looking Back - Forum Gallery - New York, New York City, NY
    Crosscurrents: A Treasury Through Time - ACA Galleries, New York City, NY
    2012
    Lead The Way - Figureworks , New York City, NY
    Tradition And Revolution In American Western Art - D. Wigmore Fine Art, Inc., New York City, NY
    2011
    New York, New York! The 20th Century - Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY
    Four Portfolios of the Twentieth Century - The Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, FL
    The Industrial Modern - MMoCA - The Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison, WI
    The American Scene on Paper: Prints and Drawings from the Schoen Collection - Georgia Museum of Art, Athens, GA
    The Satirical Edge in Contemporary Prints and Graphics - Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
    2010
    Influences - Figureworks , New York City, NY
    2009
    New York: Then and Now - ACA Galleries, New York City, NY
    Summer Exhibition - Landscape, Portraits, Still Lifes, and Sculpture - George Krevsky Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    2008
    Treasure Hunt - Madelyn Jordon Fine Art, Scarsdale, NY
    Painting in the United States: 1943-1949 - Westmoreland Museum of American Art, Greensburg, PA
    Paper Trail II: Passing Through Clouds - Brandeis University, Waltham, MA
    2007
    American Social Realism: 1920 - 1950 - Forum Gallery - New York, New York City, NY
    2006
    My America: Art from The Jewish Museum Collection, 1900-1955 - Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, Rochester, NY
    2005
    Art of Engagement - Jack Rutberg Fine Arts, Los Angeles, CA
    Lifting the Rose-Colored Glasses: Three Social Realists - Hofstra University Museum, Hempstead, NY
    New at the Neuberger - Recent Acquisitions - Purchase College, State University of New York, Purchase, NY
    The Other Mainstream - Selections from the Collection of Mikki and Stanley Weith - ASU Art Museum - Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ
    2004
    Drawing as Thinking - University of Maine Museum of Arts - UMMA, Bangor, ME
    2003
    Paul Marcus and William Gropper - ACA Galleries, New York City, NY
    American Identity: Figurative Painting and Sculpture, 1930-1945 - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    2002
    Scenes Of American Life: Treasures From The Smithsonian American Art Museum - The Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH
    1991
    Constructing American identity - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    1990
    Figures of Speech: Social Realism of the WPA Era - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    1981
    America 20er-40er Jahre Amerikanischer Realismus - Kunstverein in Hamburg, Hamburg
    1975
    Points of View - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    1972
    The American Artist and Water Reclamation - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    1971
    Artist as Adversary - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    1968
    Manhattan Observed - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    1951
    European And American Printmakers Of The Last Fifty Years - IMA, Indianapolis, IN
    1948
    American Prints Today - IMA, Indianapolis, IN
    1946
    American Prints Today - IMA, Indianapolis, IN
    1945
    58th Annual Exhibition Of Contemporary American Paintings - IMA, Indianapolis, IN
    57th Annual Exhibition Of Contemporary American Paintings - IMA, Indianapolis, IN
    1944
    Contemporary American Paintings - IMA, Indianapolis, IN
    1943
    Annual exhibition of contemporary American art: sculpture, paintings, watercolors and drawings - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    American Prints Today - IMA, Indianapolis, IN
    Living American Painters - IMA, Indianapolis, IN
    1942
    Annual exhibition of contemporary American art 1942-43 - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    1941
    This is our city: an exhibition of paintings, watercolors, drawings - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    Annual exhibition of sculpture, watercolors, drawings and prints 1941 - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    1940
    Annual exhibition of contemporary American painting 1940-41 - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    1939
    Annual exhibition of contemporary American sculpture, drawings and prints 1939 - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    1938
    Annual exhibition of contemporary American painting 1938 - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    1937
    Annual exhibition of contemporary American painting 1937 - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    Paintings for Paris - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    1936
    Third Biennial exhibition of contemporary American painting 1936 - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    Second Biennial exhibition of sculpture, drawings, and prints - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    1932
    Murals by American Painters and Photographers - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

    Dealer Directory 1

    USA
    ACA Galleries, New York City, NY

    Collections 10

    USA
    Tarble Arts Center, Charleston, IL
    Figge Art Museum, Davenport, IA
    Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, MO
    The Luckman Fine Arts Complex, Los Angeles, CA
    Maier Museum of Art, Lynchburg, VA
    Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art, Norman, OK
    Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY
    Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, Rochester, NY
    ASU Art Museum - Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ
    Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC
    Last update: 12 May 2015

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