Chryssa  (American/Greek, 1933) 


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Chryssa, Times Square Fragment


Times Square Fragment
circa 1970
Chryssa, American Newsprint


American Newsprint
Chryssa, Classified Ad


Classified Ad
Chryssa, Perpenticularly placed


Perpenticularly placed
Chryssa, Untitled - Chinatown II


Untitled - Chinatown II
circa 1978
Chryssa, Experimentation for Chinatown


Experimentation for Chinatown
Chryssa, Color Chart for Chinatown Night Time


Color Chart for Chinatown Night Time
Chryssa, Series 6


Series 6
circa 1979
Chryssa, Series 5


Series 5
circa 1979
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Chryssa, Untitled (Iced)


Untitled (Iced), 1982
enamel-painted aluminum and neon


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Chryssa, Studies for Narcissus Roots (2 works)


Studies for Narcissus Roots (2 works), 1965
each ink and wash on paper


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Chryssa, Neon Box


Neon Box, 2003
light installation in Plexiglas box


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1933   Born: Athens, Greece
1953   Attended the Académie de la Grande Chaumière, Paris, France
1954   Attended the California School of Fine Arts, San Francisco, CA
1955   Moved to New York, NY
1992   Moved back to Athens, Greece
2007   Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C.
2005   Mihalarias Art Center, Athens, Greece (solo)
1997   Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, NY
1990   Chryssa 60/90, Mihalarias Art Center, Athens, Greece (solo)
1979   Mus�e d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, France
1973   Denise Ren� Galleries, Dusseldorf and Paris
1972   The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY (solo)
1965   Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA (solo)
1963   Americans, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
1961   Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY (solo)
  Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C.
  Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki, Greece
  Athens National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens, Greece
  Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
  Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
  Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
  Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
1990    Douglas Schultz. Chryssa: Cityscapes. London: Thames & Hudson
1983    Douglas Schultz. Chryssa: Urban Icons. Buffalo: Albright-Knox
1977    Pierre Restany. Chryssa. New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc.
1974    Sam Hunter. Chryssa. New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc.
1968    Diane Waldman. Chryssa: Selected Works 1955–1967. New York: Pace Gallery