March 25, 1926
St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.
Minimal, Abstract, Ragged Edge
1966- National Council of Arts and Sciences
1972- National Endowment for the Arts
1976- Guggenheim Foundation for the Arts
1984- National Endowment for the Arts
1987- United States/Japan Exchange Fellowship
National Academy of Design 1995- Residency, American Academy in Rome, Italy
2004- Guild Hall Lifetime Achievement Award
2006- Barnett and Annalee Newman Foundation
Jack Youngerman (born March 25, 1926) is an artist known for his constructions and paintings. [1 ]
Biography [ edit ]
Youngerman was born in 1926 in
St. Louis, Missouri, but moved with his family to Louisville, Kentucky in 1929. He studied art at the University of North Carolina from 1944-46 under a wartime navy training program, and graduated from the University of Missouri in 1947. [2 ]
Youngerman was married (and later divorced from) French actress
Delphine Seyrig (1932-1990). Their son, Duncan (born 1956, Paris) is a renowned musician and composer in both France and the U.S.
Public collections [ edit ]
Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
Art Institute of Chicago, IL
Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD
Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA
The Chase Manhattan Bank, New York
Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH
Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
The Empire State Collection, Albany, NY
Fondation Maeght, St. Paul de Vence, France
High Museum, Atlanta, GA
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC
Hunter College of Art, Chattanooga, TN
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebach, Denmark
Mead Art Museum, Amherst College, Amherst, MA
Milwaukee Art Museum, WI
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC
Newark Museum, NJ
New School for Social Research, New York, NY
Olympic Sculpture Park, Seoul, South Korea
Owensboro Museum of Fine Art, Owensboro, KY
Museum of Grenoble Grenoble, France
The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC
Reynolds Metals Corporation, Richmond, VA
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
Tulsa Performing Arts Center, OK
Berkeley Art Museum, Berkeley, CA
Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
Wichita Art Museum, KS
Worcester Art Museum, MA
Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT
Exhibitions [ edit ]
Solo exhibitions [ edit ]
1951- Galerie Arnaud, Paris
1958- Betty Parsons Gallery, New York (1960, 1961, 1964, 1967, 1968)
1962- Galerie Lawrence, Paris (also 1965)
1963- Galeria dell' Ariete, Milan
Everett Ellen Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1965- Worcester Art Museum, MA
1966- Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
1968- The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC
1971- Pace Gallery, New York, NY
1972- Portland Center for the Visual Arts, OR
1972-73- Seattle Art Museum, WA
1973- The Arts Club of Chicago, IL
1975- Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH
1976- Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY
1978- Truman Gallery, New York, "Drawings"
1981- Washburn Gallery, New York
1982- The Fine Arts Center, S.U.N.Y, Stony Brook, NY
1984- Heath Gallery, Atlanta, GA
1986- Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
[3 ] 1987- Washburn Gallery, New York
1989-90- Heland Wetterling Gallery, Stockholm
1991- Washburn Gallery, New York
1996- Glenn Horowitz Booksellers, East Hampton, NY
1997- Washburn Gallery, New York, "Recent Sculpture"
1999- Washburn Gallery, New York, "Paintings & Works on Paper, Paris, c. 1950"
2000- Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton, New York, "Jack Youngerman: Recent Sculpture and Drawings"
2001- Washburn Gallery, New York, "Wood Relief Paintings and Watercolors"
2003- Washburn Gallery, New York, "Recent Wood Relief Paintings"
2005- The Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, New York
2006- Washburn Gallery, New York
Group exhibitions [ edit ]
1950- "Les Mains Eblouies", Galerie Maeght, Paris
1952- "Sept," Galerie Denise Rene, Paris
1957- "Group Show", Gres Gallery, Washington, DC
1958- Carnegie International, Pittsburgh, PA
1959- Corcoran Biennial, Washington, D.C.
1959- Museum of Modern Art, New York, "Sixteen Americans"
1960- "Abstractions and Imagists," Guggenheim Museum, NY
1961- Corcoran Biennial, Washington D.C.
1963 - "Black and White", Jewish Museum, NY
1963- Tokyo Biennial, Japan
1964- "American Drawings", Guggenheim Museum, NY
1965- "Decade of American Drawings 1955-65", Whitney Museum of American Art
1966- "Systemic Painting", Guggenheim Museum, NY
1968- "Suite: Recent Prints", Jewish Museum, NY
1969- "Superlimited: Books, Boxes and Things", Jewish Museum, NY
1970- "L'Art Vivant aux Etats-Unis", Foundation Maeght, St. Paul de Vence
1971- Carnegie International, Pittsburgh, PA
1972- "Betty Parsons Collection", Parrish Art Museum, Southampton
1973- "Art on Paper 1973", Weatherspoon Gallery, University of North Carolina.
1974- "Nine Artists/Coenties Slip", Whitney Museum of American Art, Downtown Branch, NYC,
1974- "Drawings", Parsons-Truman Gallery, NY
1976- "Abstract Expressionists and Imagists: A Retrospective View", University of Texas, Austin
1977- "Artists and Taxes", Studio Gallery, Washington, DC
1978- "Drawings for Outdoor Sculpture Projects", John Weber Gallery,NY
1980- "The Fifties: Aspects of Painting in New York", Hirshhorn Museum, Washington, DC
1981- "Romantic Drawings", Alex Rosenberg Gallery/Transworld Art, NY
1983, May 25-June 18, Group Exhibition,
Betty Parsons Gallery: Youngerman, Mino Argento, Cleve Gray, Minoru Kawabata, Richard Pousette-Dart, Leon Polk Smith, Hedda Sterne, and Sari Dienes (among others) 1983- "Under Glass", Washburn Gallery, NY
1985- "Abstract Painting Redefined", Louis Meisel Gallery, NYC; Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute, Utica, NY.
1986- "Transformations in Sculpture", Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, NYC
1987- "From Monet to Today", High Museum, Atlanta, GA
1989- "Twentieth Century Art", National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
1992- "Table Sculpture",
André Emmerich Gallery, NY. 1993- "Drawings", 30th Anniversary, Foundation for Contemporary Performance Arts, Leo Castelli Gallery, NY.
1994- "Les Americains", Fecamp, Joinville, Paris
2004- "Guild Hall Academy of the Arts Exhibition", Guild Hall, Easthampton, NY
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