Ben Aronson  (American, 1958) 

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Ben Aronson, Late Day, California

 

Ben Aronson
Late Day, California
2013

Jenkins Johnson Gallery
Ben Aronson, Lorraine's Pool

 

Ben Aronson
Lorraine's Pool
2013

Jenkins Johnson Gallery
Ben Aronson, Rain, Copley Square

 

Ben Aronson
Rain, Copley Square
2007

Alpha Gallery
Ben Aronson, Le Marais II

 

Ben Aronson
Le Marais II
2013

Alpha Gallery
Ben Aronson, Wild White Roses

 

Ben Aronson
Wild White Roses
2012

Tibor de Nagy Gallery
Ben Aronson, Reflected Dawn Above Madison

 

Ben Aronson
Reflected Dawn Above Madison
2011

Tibor de Nagy Gallery
Ben Aronson, California Street

 

Ben Aronson
California Street
2007

Tibor de Nagy Gallery
Ben Aronson, Afternoon light, South of France

 

Ben Aronson
Afternoon light, South of France
2012

Tibor de Nagy Gallery
Ben Aronson, Above 30th

 

Ben Aronson
Above 30th
2008

Tibor de Nagy Gallery
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Ben Aronson, Yellow Roses in Glass

 

Ben Aronson
Yellow Roses in Glass, 2004
oil on board

 

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Ben Aronson, Coffee Break

 

Ben Aronson
Coffee Break, 1996-1997
oil on board

 

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1958   Born October 4
1976 - 1980   BFA, Boston University, Boston, MA
1980 - 1982   MFA, Boston University, Boston, MA
1986   The Blanche E. Coleman Award for Painting
1987   Massachusetts Lottery Grant for Painting
First Prize in Drawing, Sudbury Art Association, MA
1985 - 1988   Artist in Residence, Beaver Country Day School, Chestnut Hill, MA
The Blanche E. Coleman Award for Painting
The St. Botolph Club Foundation Grant in Painting
1989   Rhode Island State Council for the Arts Grant
1990   William P. & Gertrude Schweitzer Painting Prize, National Academy of Design, New York, NY
1991   Thomas Fisher Award, American Society of Architectural Perspectivists, New York, NY
1992   Ogden M. Pleissner Painting Award, National Academy of Design, New York, NY
2004   Benjamin Altman Landscape Prize, National Academy of Design, New York, NY
J. Sanford Saltus Gold Medal for Painting, National Academy of Design, New York, NY
2005   Academician Appointment, National Academy of Design, New York, NY
2006   American Academy of Arts and Letters, Childe Hassam Purchase Prize, New York, NY
2013   Ann Norton Sculpture Museum, Palm Beach, FL (solo exhibition)
Georgia Museum of Art, Athens, GA (solo exhibition)
2011   Ogunquit Museum of American Art, Ogunquit, ME (solo exhibition)
A Sense of Place: Landscapes From Monet to Hockney, Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art, Las Vegas, NV
2010   Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York, NY (solo exhibition)
Changing Soils: Contemporary Landscape Painting, Nagoya/Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Nagoya, Japan
2009   Alpha Gallery, Boston, MA (solo exhibition)
Ogunquit Museum of American Art, Ogunquit, ME (solo exhibition)
People, Place, and Things: The Art of ARONSON, BABB, and SOTH, Naples Museum of Art, Naples, FL
Urban Perspectives, Mark Gallery, Englewood, NJ
On Paper, Jenkins Johnson Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Winter Haiku, Jenkins Johnson Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2008   Jenkins Johnson Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo exhibition)
Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York, NY (solo exhibition)
Contemporary Still Lifes, Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA
Text and Textures: An Exhibition from the Permanent Collection, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, IN
Beyond Representation, Jenkins Johnson Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2007   Jenkins Johnson Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo exhibition)
Master Prints, Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile, AL
Landscapes: Rural and Urban Realities, Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA
Los Angeles Art Show (exhibited by LewAllen Contemporary, Santa Fe, NM) at Barker Hangar, Santa Monica, CA
Anniversary Exhibition, Jenkins Johnson Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2006   American Academy of Arts and Letters, Invitational Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture, New York, NY
Alpha Gallery, Boston, MA
Ogunquit Museum of American Art, Ogunquit, ME
Lighthouse Center for the Arts, From Private Walls, Tequesta, FL
Cities Different, LewAllen Contemporary, Santa Fe, NM
2005   Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York, NY (solo exhibition)
Looking Back, Moving Forward, Campbell Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Realism Invitational, Jenkins Johnson Gallery, San Francisco, CA
The Chicago Art Fair, Alpha Gallery, Boston, MA
2004   179th Annual: An Invitational Exhibition of Contemporary American Art, National Academy of Design, New York, NY
Dualities, LewAllen Contemporary, Santa Fe, NM
Still Life and Streets, Hidell-Brooks Gallery, Charlotte, NC
Jenkins Johnson Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo exhibition)
The Art Show, The Armory, NYC, Alpha Gallery, Boston, MA
2003   DFN Gallery, New York, NY (solo exhibition)
The Burbs, DFN Gallery, New York, NY
2002   Alpha Gallery, Boston, MA (solo exhibition)
Form & Conscience: Figurative Art from Mid-Century to Present, Scott White Contemporary, La Jolla, CA
2001   Works on Paper, Spheris Gallery, New York, NY
2000   Alpha Gallery, Boston, MA (solo exhibition)
Contemporary Portraits, Alpha Gallery, Boston, MA
1999   Scott White Contemporary, La Jolla, CA (solo exhibition)
The Aronson’s, Altar & Gil Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA
Emerging Talent, Apha Gallery, Boston, MA
Meridian International Traveling Exhibition, Exxon-Mobil
1998   Town & Country, MB Modern, New York, NY
Perspectives, MB Modern, New York, NY
Urban Suburban, Sydne Bernard Fine Arts, Hollywood, CA
Sydne Bernard Fine Art, Hollywood, CA (solo exhibition)
1997   MB Modern, New York, NY (solo exhibition)
Contemporary Figures, MB Modern, New York, NY
The Distinct Still Life, Pepper Gallery, Boston, MA
Sydne Bernard Fine Arts, Hollywood, CA
Jerry Solomon Gallery, Hollywood, CA
1996   Horwitch Newman Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ (solo exhibition)
Jerry Solomon Gallery, Hollywood, CA (solo exhibition)
1995   About American Realism: Part I, Horwitch Newman Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
Only in America, Koplin Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1994   Contemporary Perspectives II, Louis Newman Galleries, Beverly Hills, CA
Interiors, Louis Newman Galleries, Beverly Hills, CA
Louis Newman Galleries, Beverly Hills, CA (solo exhibition)
1992   167th Annual Exhibition, National Academy of Design, New York, NY
National Convention Exhibition, American Institute of Architects, Boston, MA
Mickelson Gallery, Washington, DC
1990   165th Annual Exhibition, National Academy of Design, New York, NY
The Copley Society, Boston, MA
1988   The DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA
1987   Julie Saul Gallery, Sudbury, MA (solo exhibition)
1986   Lane Gallery, Gordon College, Wenham, MA (solo exhibition)
  Reading Public Fine Art Museum, Reading, PA
  Rose Art Museum, Waltham, MA
  San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, CA
  Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
  Tampa Museum of Fine Art, Tampa, FL
  Taylor Art Museum, Colorado Springs, CO
  Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City, UT
  Vieques Museum of Art, Vieques, Puerto Rico
  The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA
  Naples Museum of Art, Naples, FL
  National Academy Museum, New York, NY
  National Museum of Fine Arts, Malta
  New Mexico Museum of Fine Arts, New Mexico, NM
  New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA
  North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC
  Ogunquit Museum of American Art, Ogunquit, ME
  Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando, FL
  Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, CA
  Rahr West Museum, Manitowoc, WI
  Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH
  Boca Raton Museum of Art, Boca Raton, FL
  Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston , MA
  Boston Public Library, Prints & Drawings Collection, Boston, MA
  Boston University, Boston, MA
  Lyman Allyn Art Museum, New London, CT
  Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile, AL
  Museum of Art, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH
  Museum of Arts and Sciences , Daytona, FL
  Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
2008    Mullarkey, Maureen. “Capturing a Scene, Minus the Camera.” The New York Sun, April 10.
2008    Kuspit, Donald. Ben Aronson: Urbane Paintings, Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York, April (exhibition catalogue).
2008    Rifkin, Mark. “Review: Ben Aronson, Urban Currents.” This Week in New York April 30.
2008    Baker, R.C. “Review: Ben Aronson.” The Village Voice, April 29.
2007    Feinstein, Lea. “Reviews: National.” ARTnews. Summer.
2007    Cooper, James F. “Contemporary Realism, The View from San Francisco.” American Arts Quarterly, Fall
2006    American Artist, June
2006    American Art Collector, June
2005    The ARTNewsletter, November
2004    Aronson, Ben. Illustration. ARTNews. October 2004
2004    Exhibition Review. New York Magazine. 10 May 2004
2004    Baker, Kenneth. “Bubbling Over in Talent.” ARTNews. September 2004
2004    Kunitz, Daniel. “Institutional Exhibitionism.” The New York Sun. 6 May 2004
2004    Leggio, Gail. “Exhibitions.” American Arts Quarterly. Summer 2004
2004    Naves, Mario. “Conflict of Interest.” The New York Observer. 31 May 2004
2004    Rifkin, Mark. “National Academy’s 179th Annual Enters Last Week.” New York Resident. 14 June 2004
2003    Lee, Margaret. “ Fifth Annual Realism Invitational.” ARTNews. September 2003
2003    Aronson, Ben. Illustration. ARTNews. October 2003
2002    Peterson, Gregory. “What Motivates a Collector.” American Artist. April 2002
1999    McQuaid, Cate. “Altered States: Boston Artists Paint Boston.” The Boston Globe. 28 January 1999
1997    Aronson, Ben. Illustration. ARTNews. October 1997
1996    Aronson, Ben. Illustration. ARTNews. February 1996
1996    Listing. Art in America. (Annual) 1996
1995    Listing. Art in America. (Annual) 1995
1995    Combs, M. “Speaking in Images.” The Artist’s Magazine. 1995
1995    Kramer, Jack. Human Anatomy and Figure Drawing. New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold Co., 1984 2nd Edition
1995    Aronson, Ben. Illustration. The New York Times. 12 March 1995
1991    Raupe, Bebe. “Award-Winning Watercolorist Benjamin Aronson: National Academy of Design” Architecture in Perspective VI. 1991