Timeline

1947
Born: Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania
1969
BFA Tyler School of Art of Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
1969–1971
Teaching Assistant, University of California at Santa Barbara, CA
1971
MFA University of California at Santa Barbara, CA
1973
Part time instructor of Art, University of California at Santa Barbara,CA
1975–1976
Part time instructor of Art, Santa Monica College, CA
1987
National Endowment for the Arts-Painting
1993–1994
Part time Adjunct, Graduate Studio Critique, New York University, New York, NY
1994
Guggenheim Fellowship in painting
1994
Summer Workshop in painting, Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass Village, CO
1997
Summer Workshop in painting, Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass Village, CO
1994–Pres
Painting, Bennington College, Bennington, VT

Exhibitions

2006
Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2005
Ulrich Project Series: "Andy Spence: Points of Reference," Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita, KS (solo)
2005
"Patterns and Grids," Pace Editions, NY, NY
2004
“Gallery Group Exhibition,” Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, NY
2003
“Painting by Design,” Elaine L. Jacobs Gallery, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI
2002
“Art Downtown”, New York Painting and Sculpture, New York
2002
Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2001
Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2001
“Specifically Painting,” Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, NY
1999
“A.R.T. Press Portfolio,” David Adamson Gallery, Washington D.C.
1998
“Brooklyn Impressions,” Brooklyn Brewery, Brooklyn, New York, NY
1997
“Printers Choice,” Works On Paper, Philadelphia, PA
1996
Morris Healy Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1995
“Cut Ups,” Max Protetch Gallery, New York, NY
1994
“Abstraction: A Tradition of Collecting in Miami,” Center for the Fine Arts, Miami, FL
1993
Max Protetch Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1993
“New Abstraction,” Betsy Senior Contemporary Prints, New York, NY
1992
“The Tradition of Geometric Abstraction in American Art 1930-1990, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1992
Max Protetch Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1991
“Insights: Ann Messner & Andrew Spence,” Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA (solo)
1991
“Post-War Geometric Concepts, Marilyn Pearl Gallery, New York, NY
1990
“Real Allegories,” Lisson Gallery, London, England
1990
James Corcoran Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
1989
Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston, MA (solo)
1989
“Whitney Biennial,” Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1988
“Abstract Images,” Elizabeth McDonald Gallery, New York, NY
1988
“Monotypes,” Barbara Toll Fine Arts, New York, NY (solo)
1987
Barbara Toll Fine Arts, New York, NY (solo)
1987
“The Fortieth Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting,” Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. (catalogue)
1986
“New Visions in Contemporary Art: The RSM Company Collection,” Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH (catalogue)
1985
“Paintings 1985,” Pam Adler Gallery, New York, NY
1985
Barbara Toll Fine Arts, New York, NY (solo)
1984
“International Show,” Baskerville & Watson, New York, NY
1983
Barbara Toll Fine Arts, New York, NY (solo)
1983
“Viewpoints: Out of Square,” Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MA
1982
“Nine Critical Perspectives,” The Institute for Contemporary Art, P.S. 1, Long Island City, NY
1982
Barbara Toll Fine Arts, New York, NY (solo)
1980
“Group Show.” Barbara Toll Fine Art, New York, NY
1979
“Group Show,” Barbara Toll Fine Arts, New York, NY
1978
“100+: Current Directions in Southern California Art ,” Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
1977
“Group Show,” Nicholas Wilder Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1976
Charles Casat Gallery, La Jolla, CA (solo)
1975
“Biennial Exhibition,” Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY (catalogue)
1974
“24 From Los Angeles,” Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (catalogue)
1974
Nicholas Wilder Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
1973
“Group Show,” Ruth S. Schaffner Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1971
“Spray,” Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA (catalogue)