Friedel Dzubas  (American/German, 1915-1994) 

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Berlin-born American painter Friedel Dzubas (American/German, 1915–1994) studied with Paul Klee (Swiss, 1879–1940) in Düsseldorf during the 1930s before immigrating to the United States. During the 1950s, he shared a studio with Helen Frankenthaler (American, 1928–2011), and was one of the original 61 invited artists to participate in the first annual Ninth Street Art Exhibition, and also exhibited at The Stable Gallery in New York during the 1950s. In the 1960s, he became associated with Color Field Painting and Lyrical Abstraction. During this time, Dzubas befriend the well-known art critic Clement Greenberg, who introduced him to Jackson Pollock (American, 1912–1956). Over the next 30 years, Dzubas had numerous solo exhibitions around the world. Dzubas died in 1994 in New York.

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Friedel Dzubas, Barrier

 

Friedel Dzubas
Barrier
1983

Loretta Howard Gallery
Friedel Dzubas, Red Flight

 

Friedel Dzubas
Red Flight
1957

Loretta Howard Gallery
Friedel Dzubas, Untitled

 

Friedel Dzubas
Untitled
1961

Loretta Howard Gallery
Friedel Dzubas, Apparition

 

Friedel Dzubas
Apparition
1978

Wade Wilson Art
Friedel Dzubas, Up Delta

 

Friedel Dzubas
Up Delta
1977

Julian Weissman Fine Art, LLC
Friedel Dzubas, Apparition

 

Friedel Dzubas
Apparition
1980

Baker Sponder Gallery
Friedel Dzubas, Nebel

 

Friedel Dzubas
Nebel
1971

Loretta Howard Gallery
Friedel Dzubas, Spessart

 

Friedel Dzubas
Spessart
1981

Loretta Howard Gallery
Friedel Dzubas, Untitled

 

Friedel Dzubas
Untitled
1981

Peyton Wright Gallery
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Friedel Dzubas, Cross River

 

Friedel Dzubas
Cross River, 1972
acrylic on canvas

 

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Friedel Dzubas, Storm Change

 

Friedel Dzubas
Storm Change, 1984
acrylic on monoprint

 

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Friedel Dzubas, Suomi

 

Friedel Dzubas
Suomi, 1976
acrylic on canvas

 

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1915   Born in Berlin, Germany, April 20
1939   Immigrated to the United States
1939 - 1961   Lived and worked in New York City
1962   University of South Florida, Visiting artist
1962   Dartmouth College, Artist-in-Residence
1956 - 1966   Institute for Humanistic Studies, Aspen, CO, Artist-in-Residence
1967   Cornell University, Visiting artist
1968   University of Pennsylvania, Visiting artist
1968 - 1969   Sarah Lawrence College, Visiting artist/Critic
1970 - 1973   Cornell University, Visiting artist/Critic
1976 - 1983   School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA, Visiting artist/Lecturer
1976 - 1993   Worked in private studio in Cambridge, MA
1994   Died in Auburndale, MA, December 10
2008   "Friedel Dzubas: Paintings of the 1970s and 1980s," Leslie Feely Fine Art, New York, NY
2005   "Clement Greenberg: A Critic's Collection," Katonah Museum of Art, Westchester, NY
2004   Jacobson Howard Gallery, New York, NY
2001   "Twenty/twenty," Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland, OR
1999   "Abstraction: New Directions for a New Millennium," Robert Kidd Gallery, Birmingham
1998   Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA,
1998   Tufts University Gallery, Medford, MA
1987   Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell Univeristy, Ithica, NY
1983   Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.
1976   Harcus Krakow Gallery, Boston, MA
1976   Knoedler Contemporary Art, New York, NY
1975   Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
1966   AndrÈ Emmerich Gallery, New York, NY
1958   Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, NY
1952   Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York, NY