George Grosz  (German, 1893-1959) 

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George Grosz Biography
1893   Born in Berlin, Germany
1908   Expelled from grammar school
1911   Königliche Kunstakademie, Dresden, Germany
1912   College of Arts and Crafts, Berlin, Germany
1913   Trains at Colarossi's Studio, Paris, France
1954   Elected to the American Academy of Arts and Letters
1958   Elected to the Academy of Fine Arts of Germany
1959   Died in Berlin, Germany
Selected Exhibitions
2010   George Grosz : Correct and Anarchic, Akademie der Künste, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2009   George GroszThe Years in America: 1933-1958, David Nolan, New York, NY (solo)
2004   German Drawings and Prints from the Weimar Republic (1919–33), Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
1998   George Grosz-Elfriede Lohse-Wächtler, Galerie St. Etienne, New York, NY
1997   The Berlin of George Grosz: Drawings, Watercolors and Prints 1912-1930, Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK
1997   The New Objectivity, Galerie St. Etienne, New York, NY
1993   Art & Politics in Weimar Germany, Galerie St. Etienne, New York, NY
1986   German Realist Drawings of the 1920's, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
1985   German Art of the 20th Century, Royal Academy of Art, London, UK
1980   Expressionism: A German Intuition, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
1978   Cityscape 1910-39: Urban themes in American, German and British art, Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK
1975   George Grosz, Leben und Werk, Kunstverein, Hamburg, Germany (solo)
1959   Hecksher Museum, Huntington, NY
1954   Retrospective Exhibition, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY (solo)
1952   Dallas Museum of Fine Art, Dallas, TX
1950   The Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH
1948   The Stickmen, Associated American Artists, New York, NY
1946   A Piece of My World in a World Without Peace, Associated American Artists, New York, NY
1945   Associated American Artists, Chicago, IL
1944   Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO
1943   Associated American Artists, New York, NY
1943   Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD
1941   Associated American Artists, New York, NY
1941   Retrospective Exhibition, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
1939   Walker Gallery, New York, NY
1938   Art Institute, Chicago, IL
1937   Degenerate Art, Munich, Germany
1932   Art Institute, Milwaukee, WI
1930   Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
1930   Kunsthaus, Zurich, Switzerland
1927   Oils, Flechtheim Gallery, Berlin, Germany
1925   Neue Sachlichkeit, Städtische Kunsthalle, Mannheim, Germany
1920   First International Dada Fair, Berlin, Germany
1920   Hans Goltz, Munich, Germany (solo)
Selected Public Collections
  Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
  Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
  Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.
  Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
  The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
  Brooklyn Museum, New York, NY

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