Ilya Bolotowsky (American/Russian, 1981)

Timeline

1907
Born in Petrograd, Russia
1921–1923
Studied at the College of St. Joseph, Istanbul, Turkey
1923
Emigrated to the United States
1929
Naturalized U.S. Citizen
1924–1930
Studied at the National Academy of Design, New York, NY
1946–1948
Acting Head of Department, Black Mountain College, Asheville, NC
1954–1956
Adjunct Professor, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY
1948–1957
Associate Professor of Art, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY
1963–1964
Adjunct Professor of Art, Hunter College, New York, NY
1957–1965
Professor of art, State Teachers' College, New Paltz, New York, NY
1969
Visiting Professor of Art, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
1965–1971
Professor of Art, University of Wisconsin, Whitewater, WI
1973
Adjunct Professor, Queens College, New York, NY
1978
Artist-In-Residence, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, IN
1981
Died in New York, NY

Exhibitions

2009
Gallery Selections, Spanierman Modern, New York, NY
2008
Gallery Selections Summer 2008, Hollis Taggart Galleries, New York, NY
New York Cool: Paintings and Sculptures from the NYU Art Collection, Grey Art Gallery, NYU, New York, NY
MAXImin, Fundación Juan March, Madrid, Spain
New American Abstraction 1960-1975, GARY SNYDER / Project Space, New York, NY
Masters of Abstraction, Anita Shapolsky Gallery, New York, NY
2007
Ilya Bolotowsky: Centenary Exhibition, Paintings and Films, Joan T. Washburn Gallery, New York , NY (solo)
Conflicting Current: Aspects of American Art 1920-1950, Boca Raton Museum of Art, Boca Raton, FL
2006
Autour du Blanc. Exposition de goupe, Galerie Lahumière, Paris, France
Black Mountain College, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Outside Europe, Stadtgalerie Kiel, Kiel, Germany
Paper Works by Abstract Masters, Anita Shapolsky Gallery, New York, NY
Modernism: The Aesthetic of Change: Forum Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2004
New York School Artists: work of 50's & 60's, Anita Shapolsky Gallery, New York, NY
2003
Selected American Graphic Prints from the Lincoln Center Collection, City Art Museum, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Park Avenue Cubists & Friends, Joan T. Washburn Gallery, New York, NY
2002
RETROSPECTACLE, Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO
1995
Referencing Mondrian no. 1: Ilya Bolotowsky, Burgoyne Diller, Fritz Glamer, Harry Holtzman, Charmion von Wiegand, Washurn Gallery, New York, NY
1991
Group Show, Joan T. Washburn Gallery, New York, NY
1987
Ilya Bolotowsky, Washburn Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1984
Ilya Bolotowsky Retrospective, Institute of Contemporary Art, Houston, TX (solo)
1978
Grace Borgenicht Gallery, New York, NY
1974
Ilya Bolotowsky, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY (solo)
1971
Paintings and Screenprints, London Arts Gallery, London, UK
1970
Grace Borgenicht Gallery, New York, NY
1964
Art Depot Gallery, Grangeville, NY
1950
The Rose Fried Gallery, New York, NY
1943
As We See Them: Federation of Modern Painters and Sculptors, Portraits, Inc. New York, NY
1938
Second Annual Membership Exhibition, American Artists Congress, John Wanamaker Gallery, New York, NY
The Ten, Georgette Passedoit Gallery, New York, NY
1937
Second Annual Exhibition: The Ten, Montross Gallery, New York, NY
1936
New Horizons in American Art, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
1930
Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Eleventh Exhibition, Anderson Galleries, Inc. New York, NY
G.R.D. Studios, New York, NY
1929
G.R.D. Studios, New York, NY
Christodora House, New York, NY

Public Collections

J.B. Speed Art Museum, Louisville, KY
Societe Anonyme Yale University, New Haven, CT
The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Il
Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, OH
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
Gotheborg Museum, Gotheborg, Sweden
Jerusalem Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
Michener Art Museum, University of Texas, Austin, TX
North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC
Oklahoma Art Center, Oklahoma City, OK
Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA
San Francisco Museum of Art, San Francisco, CA
Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, Lincoln, NB
Slater Memorial Museum, Norwich, CT
Newark Museum Association, Newark, NJ
New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, NJ
Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Museum of Fine Arts, Calcutta, India
Musee d'Art Moderne, Ceret, France
Lyman Alyn Museum, New London, CT
Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT
Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, Al
Chrysler Museum, Norfolk, VA
Robert Hull Fleming Museum, Burlington, VT
Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY
Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, MA
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, IN
Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, PA