James Croak  (American, 1951) 


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James Croak, Hand Series #3


James Croak
Hand Series #3

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James Croak, Dirt Man with Shovel


James Croak
Dirt Man with Shovel

Oxenberg Fine Art
James Croak, Hand Series: Arm


James Croak
Hand Series: Arm

Byron Cohen Gallery
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James Croak, Gargoyles (set of 3)


James Croak
Gargoyles (set of 3), 2001


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James Croak, The volleyball game


James Croak
The volleyball game, 2002
Plexiglas, sand and acrylic


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James Croak, Dirt man with fish


James Croak
Dirt man with fish, 1986
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1951   b. 1951 Ohio, resides NY
1973   National Endowment for the Humanities
1976   National Endowment for the Arts
1985   Awards in the Visual Arts, AVA4,
1987   Art on the Beach, Creative Time, New York , NY
1987   Pollock Krasner Foundation Fellowship
1988   Art Matters, Inc.
1988   New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship
2012   Swept Away, Museum of Art & Design, New York, NY
2012   Full of Grace, Palm Beach Photographic Center, Palm Beach, FL
2012   To Be Human, Tinney Contemporary, Nashville, TN
2012   Stux Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2011   Joseph Beuys: Coyote, The Large Glass, London
2011   Objects and Paintings, The Large Glass, London
2011   Dirt: the Filthy Reality of Everyday Life, Wellcome Trust, London, Kate Forde, curator. Book by same name.
2010   Map Marathon, Serpentine Gallery, London Hans Ulrich Obrist, curator.
2007   All the More Real: Portrayals of Intimacy and Empathy. Curated by Eric Fischl. The Parrish Art Museum. Southampton, NY.
2006   Metrospacial, Independent Space, curated by Thea Nedelcheva, NY, NY
2006   Red Dot Fair: Brenda Taylor Gallery, New York, NY
2006   Extreme Materials, Memorial Art Gallery, Univ. of Rochester. NY
2006   Bernice Steinbaum, Miami, Fl. (solo)
2005   Triad, James Croak, Eric Fischl, Tony Sherman, Winston Wachter, Seattle WA
2004   Kemper Museum Tenth Anniversary Show, Kemper, KCMO
2004   AT.31 Gallery, Seattle, WA (solo)
2004   To Die For, Heidi Cho Gallery, New York, NY
2003   Corporal Identity - Korpersprache. Museum fur Angewandte Kunst, Frankfurt, Klingspor Museum, Offenbach, Museum of Art and Design, NYC. (Catalogue)
2002   New Gallery, Houston, TX.
2001   Stux Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2001   Byron Cohen Gallery, Kansas City, MO (solo)
2000   Brenda Taylor Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2000   New York Classicism Now, Hirschl & Adler Gallery, New York, NY
1999   James Croak Twenty-Year Survey, Traveling museum show, Contemporary Art Center, VA. And other venues. Book by Thomas McEvilley (NY: Abrams, 1999) (solo)
1999   Stefan Stux Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1998   Galerie de la Tour, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (solo)
1998   Stefan Stux Gallery New York, NY
1997   "Retrospective", Kemper Museum Kansas City, MO
1997   Cohen Berkowitz, Kansas City, MO (solo)
1996 - 1997   "B.A.B.Y.", Hand Workshop Art Center VA & traveling
1996   "Narcissism", California Center for the Arts Museum Escondido, CA
1996   Galerie de la Tour Amsterdam, The Netherlands (solo)
1996   New York: Body Language, Florida St. University Art Museum FL
1995   Rena Branston Gallery San Francisco, CA (solo)
1995   "Insights and Outlooks", Dunedin Fine Art Center Tampa, FL
1995   "Der Beurs", Amsterdam, THE NETHERLANDS
1994   "Praticamente Argento", Studio D' La Citta Verona, ITALY
1994   "Babies and Bambies", , Maatschappij Arti et Amicitae Amsterdam, THE NETHERLANDS
1994   "Heads and Figures", Carl Schlossberg Fine Arts Los Angeles, CA
1994   Stux Gallery New York, NY (solo)
1994   Howard Yererski Boston, MA (solo)
1994   "Across the River And Into The Trees", , The Rushmore Festival; curators: Collins & Milazzo New York, NY
1994   The Riddle of the Sphinx, Islip Art Museum New York, NY
1994   "Zomerexpositie", Galerie De La Tour Amsterdam, THE NETHERLANDS
1993   "Inventario", , Studio D'La Citta Verona, ITALY
1992   James Croak, Dan Flavin, Marcello Jori, Sol Le Witt, New York Kunsthalle New York, NY
1991   Blum Helman, New York, NY
1991   Blum Helman New York, NY (solo)
1991   Galerie Van der Tenn Berlin, Germany (solo)
1991   Fernando Alcolea Gallery New York, NY (solo)
1990   Spellbound, Marc Richards Gallery, curator: Christian Leigh Los Angeles, CA
1990   Contra Natura (Body & Soil), Fernando Alcolea Barcelona, SPAIN
1989 - 1990   Houston River Museum New York, NY (solo)
1988   The Edge: An Examination of the State of Things, 38th International Design Conference Aspen, CO
1983   Otis Art Institute of Parsons School of Design Los Angeles, CA (solo)
1982   San Diego State University San Diego, CA (solo)
1981   Riverside Museum Riverside, CA (solo)
1980   Kirk de Gooyer Gallery, Los Angeles, CA. (solo)
1978   Janus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA. (solo)