Chaim Gross  (American, 1904-1991) 

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Chaim Gross, Nude

 

Chaim Gross
Nude
1935-1943

Viviane Bregman Fine Art
Chaim Gross, Nude

 

Chaim Gross
Nude
1935

Viviane Bregman Fine Art
Chaim Gross, Standing Woman

 

Chaim Gross
Standing Woman
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Chaim Gross, Woman and Child

 

Chaim Gross
Woman and Child
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Chaim Gross, Baby Balancing

 

Chaim Gross
Baby Balancing
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Chaim Gross, Mother's Pride

 

Chaim Gross
Mother's Pride
1976

William McWillie Chambers III
Chaim Gross, Operation Moses

 

Chaim Gross
Operation Moses
1985

Mojo Portfolio
Chaim Gross, Children Playing

 

Chaim Gross
Children Playing
circa 1960

Mojo Portfolio
Chaim Gross, Untitled - Runner

 

Chaim Gross
Untitled - Runner
1943

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Chaim Gross, Flight of fancy

 

Chaim Gross
Flight of fancy, 1965
bronze w/brown patina

 

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Chaim Gross, Acrobats on a Unicylce

 

Chaim Gross
Acrobats on a Unicylce, 1953
bronze w/brown patina

 

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Chaim Gross, Acrobats

 

Chaim Gross
Acrobats, 1953
bronze w/brown patina

 

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1904   Born: in Wolow, Austria
1917   Apprenticed to a jeweler; began sketching
1919 - 1920   Took evening classes at a free art academy, Budapest, Hungary
1921   Studied at the Kunstgewerbeschule (School of Arts and Crafts), Vienna, Austria
1922   Emigrated to New York, NY
Took evening classes at the Educational Alliance Art School, New York, NY
1925 - 1927   Attended classes at the Beaux-Arts Institute of Design, New York, NY
1926 - 1930   Participated to the artist colonies in Woodstock, NY and Provincetown, RI
Studied carving with Robert Laurent at the Art Students League, New York, NY
1933   Awarded Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Fellowship
1937   Won silver medal in Exposition Universelle, Paris, France
1938   Co-founded the Sculptors Guild
1942   Received the Purchase Prize, New York, NY
1943 - 1949   Taught at The Museum of Modern Art Peoples Art Center, New York, NY
1956   Received award from National Academy and Institute of Arts & Letters, New York, NY
1963   Received Award of Merit for sculpture, American Academy and Institute of Arts & Letters, New York, NY
1964   Elected to membership in American Academy and Institute of Arts & Letters, New York, NY
1965   Received Henry C. Avery Award from Architectural League of New York for sculpture Sisters, New York, NY
1970   Received Honorary Doctor of Fine Arts, Franklin & Marshall College, Lancaster, PA
1974   Established The Renee and Chaim Gross Foundation
1978   Received Doctor of Humane Letters from Yeshiva University, New York, NY
1979   Received Elizabeth N. Watrous Gold Medal Award
Received American-Israel Arts, Science and Industry Award
1927 - 1987   Taught sculpture at the Educational Alliance School, New York, NY
1991   Died: Provincetown, MA
2006   Chaim Gross Reinventing, Forum Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Chaim Gross, One Hundred Drawings, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AK (solo)
2001   Chaim Gross: The Jewish Holidays, Forum Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1996   Chaim Gross: A Celebration, The National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC (solo)
Exhibition of bronzes, West Point Jewish Chapel at the United States Military Academy, West Point, NY
Music and Dance, Soho Building, New York, NY (solo)
1995   Chaim Gross: Fantasy Drawings, Salander-O'Reilly Galleries, New York, NY (solo)
1994   Chaim Gross Memorial Exhibition, Forum Gallery, New York, NY; The Chaim Gross Studio Museum, New York, NY (solo)
1991   Intimations of Immorality: The Sculptures of Chaim and Mimi Gross, B'nai B'rith Klutznick National Jewish Museum, Washington, D.C.
1990   The Coming of Age of American Sculpture: The First Decades of the Sculptors Guild, 1930s-1950s, Hofstra Museum, Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY
Chaim Gross: Fantasy Drawings, Galerie 1900/2000, Paris, France (solo)
1989   Chaim Gross and His Universal Themes, Joseph Gallery, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, Cincinnati, OH (solo)
75th anniversary, Provincetown Art Association and Museum, Provincetown, MA
Chaim Gross and His Universal Themes, Jewish Community Museum, San Francisco, CA (solo)
1988   Chaim Gross and His Universal Themes, Joseph Gallery, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, Brookdale Center, New York, NY (solo)
1987   Chaim Gross, Wood Carvings, Forum Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1984   Chaim Gross: Sculpture in Wood at the Nassau County Museum, Roslyn Harbor, NY (solo)
1977   Retrospective, Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL (solo)
Retrospective, The Jewish Museum, New York, NY (solo)
1974   Chaim Gross Sculpture and Drawings, National Collection of Fine Arts, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC (solo)
1971   Medici II Gallery, Miami Beach, FL (solo)
1969   Studies, drawings and lithographs of The Jewish Holidays, Associated American Artists, New York, NY
1966   Clark University, Worcester, MA (solo)
1964   New York World's Fair, New York, NY
1962   Werbe Gallery, Detroit, MI (solo)
Forum Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1961   Marble Arch Gallery, Miami Beach, FL (solo)
1959   Four American Expressionists, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1957   Duveen Graham Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1953   Watercolors and sculptures, The Jewish Museum, New York, NY (solo)
1947   Associated American Artists Galleries, New York, NY (solo)
1946   Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI
Associated American Artists Galleries, New York, NY (solo)
1943   Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1942   Artists for Victory, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
Associated American Artists Galleries, New York, NY
1940   Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY
Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
1938   Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
1935   Boyer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA (solo)
1932   Gallery 144, New York, NY (solo)
1926   Independent Student's Gallery, New York, NY
  Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
  Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
  Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ
  Portland Museum of Art, Portland, ME
  Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C.
  Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
  Wichita Art Museum, Wichita, KS
  Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI
  Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, NJ
  Museum of Fine Arts Boston, MA
  The Museum of Modern Art New York, NY
  Nassau County Museum of Art, Hempstead, NY
  National Academy of Design Museum and School of Fine Arts, New York, NY
  New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA
  Newark Museum, Newark, NJ
  Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL
  Parrish Art Museum Southampton, NY
  Columbus Museum, Columbus, GA
  Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH
  Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY
  Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
  Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.
  Holocaust Museum, Houston, TX
  Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
  The Jewish Museum, New York, NY
  Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
  Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
  Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR
  Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
  Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD
  Bass Museum of Art, Miami Beach, FL
  Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL
  B'nai B'rith Klutznick National Jewish Museum, Washington, D.C.
  Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA
  Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY
  Bruce Museum of Arts and Science, Greenwich, CT
  Chrysler Museum, Norfolk, VA
1949    Lombardo, Josef Vincent. Chaim Gross: Sculptor. New York: Dalton House, Inc., 1949