Fred Wilson  (American, 1954) 

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Fred Wilson, Exhibition View

 

Fred Wilson
Exhibition View
2014

JGM.Galerie
Fred Wilson, Arise!

 

Fred Wilson
Arise!
2004

Crown Point Press
Fred Wilson, Untitled Flags

 

Fred Wilson
Untitled Flags
Rena Bransten Gallery
Fred Wilson, Ota Benga

 

Fred Wilson
Ota Benga
2008

Rena Bransten Gallery
Fred Wilson, The Mete of the Muse

 

Fred Wilson
The Mete of the Muse
2004-2007

Rena Bransten Gallery
Fred Wilson, Ota Benga

 

Fred Wilson
Ota Benga
2008

JGM.Galerie
Fred Wilson, Regina Atra (detail)

 

Fred Wilson
Regina Atra (detail)
2006

JGM.Galerie
Fred Wilson, The Mete of the Muse

 

Fred Wilson
The Mete of the Muse
2004-2007

JGM.Galerie
Fred Wilson, Melt-Spurt

 

Fred Wilson
Melt-Spurt
2009-2010

JGM.Galerie
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Fred Wilson, Shatter (in 5 parts)

 

Fred Wilson
Shatter (in 5 parts), 2003
murano glass candlesticks, water, food coloring

 

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Fred Wilson, Drop, Dripped (in 2 parts)

 

Fred Wilson
Drop, Dripped (in 2 parts), 2003
black and white glass

 

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Fred Wilson, Untitled (Venice Biennale)

 

Fred Wilson
Untitled (Venice Biennale), 2003
digital print

 

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1954   Born in Bronx, NY
1976   B.F.A., Purchase College, SUNY, Purchase, NY
1987   New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship in Sculpture, New York, NY
1990   New York State Council on the Arts, New York, NY
1990   National Endowment for the Arts, New York, NY
1991   New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship in Sculpture, New York, NY
1999   The MacArthur Foundation Genius Grant, Chicago, IL
2002   Larry Aldrich Foundation Award, The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT
2003   American Representative at the United States Pavilion, 50th Venice Biennale, Italy
2006   Skowhegan Medal for Sculpture, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Madison, ME
2007   Honorary Doctorate, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
2012   Fred Wilson, Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo)
2011   Fred Wilson: Works 1993-2011, Karen Schubert, London, UK (solo)
2011   Objects, JGM Galerie, Paris, France
2011   Glasstress 2011, Istituto Veneto di Scienze Lettre ed Arti, Palazzo Cavalli Franchetti, Venice and Berengo Centre for Contemporary Art and Glass, Murano-Venice, Italy
2011   America: Now and Here, Leedy Voulkos Art Center, Kansas City, MO
2010   American Still Life: Treasures from the Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY
2010   50 Years at Pace, The Pace Gallery, New York, NY
2010   B&W, Galeria La Caja Negra, Madrid, Spain
2010   Fred Wilson, Mitterrand + Sanz/Contemporary Art, Zurich, Switzerland (solo)
2010   Fred Wilson, JGM Galerie, Paris, France (solo)
2009   Kreyol Factory, Grande Halle de la Villette, Paris, France
2009   The Dorothy Saxe Invitational, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA
2008   Wall Rockets: Contemporary Artists and Ed Ruscha, The Flag Art Foundation, New York, NY
2008   Across the Divide: Reconsidering the Other, Illinois State Museum, Springfield, IL
2008   An Account of a Voyage to the Island Jamaica with the Un-Natural History of that Place, Institute of Jamaica Gallery, Kingston, Jamaica (solo)
2007   Mining Glass, Museum of Glass, Tacoma, WA
2007   Sculpture, James Kelly Contemporary, Santa Fe, NM
2007   Light Time and Three Dimensions, PaceWildenstein, 534 West 25th Street, New York, NY
2007   Not For Sale, P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, NY
2006   Fred Wilson: My Echo, My Shadow, and Me, PaceWildenstein, New York, NY (solo)
2006   Fred Wilson: Black Like Me, The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, CT (solo)
2006   Legacies: Contemporary Artists Reflect on Slavery, New York Historical Society, New York, NY
2006   Full House: Views of the Whitney’s Collection at 75, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
2005   Fred Wilson: So Much Trouble in the World—Believe It or Not!, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth, Hannover, NH (solo)
2005   The Anniversary Show, Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2004   Fred Wilson, Objects and Installations 1979-2000, Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY; Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL (solo)
2003 - 2004   Only Skin Deep, Changing Visions of the American Self, International Center for Photography, New York, NY
2002 - 2004   Fred Wilson, Objects and Installations 1979-2000, Center for Art and Visual Culture, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, MD. The exhibition will travel to Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY; Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, Universityof California, Berkeley, CA. Blaffner Gallery, The Art Museum, University of Houston, Houston,TX; Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, Andover, MA; Santa Monica Museum, Santa Monica, CA; Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY;Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL. (solo)
2003   American Representative, United States Pavilion, 50th Venice Biennale, Italy (solo)
2003   realUNreal, Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery, University of Nevada, Reno, NV
2002 - 2003   10th Annual Larry Aldrich Foundation Award, The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT (solo)
2001   Play's The Thing, (Organized by the Whitney Museum of American Art Independent Study Program) Art Gallery of The Graduate Center, The University of New York, NY
2001   Crossing the Line, Queens Museum of Art, Flushing, NY
2001   W, Musée des Beaux-Arts, Dole, France
2001   Museum as Subjects, The National Museum of Art, Osaka, Japan
2001   Unpacking Europe, Museum Boijmans Van Beuming, Rotterdam, Netherlands
2001   Pictures, Patents, Monkeys, and More…On Collecting, Western Gallery, Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA; John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI; Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH; Fuller Museum of Art, Brockton, MA (2002); Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia (2002); Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, Pittsburgh, PA (2003)
2000   Outbound: Passages From the 90's, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX
2000   Drawings & Maquettes for A Light Rail Station, Jersey City Museum, NJ (solo)
1999   Fred Wilson: Speaking in Tongues A Look at the Language of Display, M. H. de Young Memorial Museum, Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA (solo)
1999   The Greeting Gallery, M. H. de Young Memorial Museum, Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco, organized by Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA (solo)
1999   Trace, The Liverpool Biennial of Contemporary Art, Liverpool, UK
1999   Uniform, Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
1999   The Museum as Muse, Museum of Modern Art, New York; Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA
1999   To the Rescue: Eight Artists in an Archive, International Center of Photography, New York; Miami Art Museum, Florida; Contemporary
1999   Microminiatures from Armenia: The Eye of the Needle; The Greeting Gallery, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
1998   Re-Presentation, Freedom Gallery, Albright College Center for the Arts, Reading, PA
1998   Viewing the Invisible, The Ian Potter Museum of Art, Melbourne, Australia
1998   Postcards From Black America, Hedendaagse Afrikaans-Amerikaanse Kunst, Boschstraat, The Netherlands
1998   Viewing the Invisible: An installation by Fred Wilson, The Ian Potter Museum of Art, The University of Melbourne, Australia (solo)
1997   Collectibles, Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo)
1997   Reshuffling the Deck: Selections from the U.C. Davis Collections, Richard L. Nelson Gallery and Fine Arts Collections, University of California, Davis (solo)
1997   Heart, Mind, Body, Soul: American Art in the 1990's, Whitney Museum of American Art, NY
1997   Museum Studies: Eleven Photographer's Views, High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA
1997   Millenium Eve Dress, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH
1997   Collected, The Photographer's Gallery and British Museum, London, UK
  Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD
  Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO
  Kresge Art Museum, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
  Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
  New School for Social Research, New York, NY
  Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA
  Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY