Timeline

1924
Born on April 29 in Seymour, IA
1945
BA, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
1947
MA, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
1947–1949
Professor, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
1967–1970
Professor, Pratt Art Institute, New York, NY
1976–1977
Visiting Mellon Professor in Painting, Cooper Union, New York, NY
1973–1983
Professor, Parsons School of Design, New York, NY
1985
Adolf and Clara Obrig Prize, National Academy of Design, New York, NY; Award in Art, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY
1987
Adolf and Clara Obrig Prize, National Academy of Design, New York, NY
1975–1988
Professor, Columbia University, New York, NY
1988
Eloise Spaeth Award, the Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton, NY
1990
Benjamin Altman Prize, National Academy of Design, New York, NY
1993
Awarded the Lotus Club Medal of Merit, New York, NY
2002
Lifetime Achievement Award, the Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton, New York, NY,
2009
Lifetime Achievement Award Honoree in Painting and Photography, ArtHamptons
2015
Died on January 13 in New York, NY

Exhibitions

2014
DC Moore Gallery, New York (solo)
2011
DC Moore Gallery, New York (solo)
2009
DC Moore Gallery, New York (solo)
2007
DC Moore Gallery, New York (solo)
2006
The Drawing Room, East Hampton, NY (solo)
2005
Disegno: The One Hundred and Eightieth Annual Exhibition, The National Academy of Design, New York, NY
2005
Artist and Nature in Eastern Long Island 1940 to 2005, Spanierman Gallery, East Hampton, NY
2005
Guild Hall: An Adventure in the Arts, UBS Art Gallery, New York, NY
2005
Landscape, Cityscape, Marlborough Gallery, New York, NY
2005
The Little Continent of Long Island: Landscapes from the Permanent Collection, the Long Island Museum, Stony Brook, NY
2004
DC Moore Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2004
skies & scapes, DFN Gallery, New York, NY
2004
Art from The Paris Review, Guild Hall, East Hampton, NY
2003
Challenging Tradition: Women of the Academy, 1826–2003, National Academy of Design Museum, New York, NY
2003
DC Moore Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2003
The MAC, Dallas, TX (solo)
2002
American Views: Memory, Nostalgia, and the Idea of Place, The Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY
2001
Long Island: Morning, Noon & Night, Contemporary Long Island Landscape Painting, curated by Ronald Pisano, The Long Island Museum, Stony Brook, NY
2001
Insights: Jane Wilson, Heckscher Museum of Art Huntington, NY
2000
Tibor de Nagy Gallery - The First Fifty Years 1950–2000, Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York, NY
2000
By the Sea, Lizan Tops Gallery, East Hampton, NY
2000
Las Vegas, Graveyard Time, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas,TX
1999
Looking at the Visual: Art as Object, Art as Experience, Marsh Art Gallery, University of Richmond, VA
1999
Water, curated by Thomas Garver, Gibbes Museum of Art, Charleston, SC (Traveling through 2000 to: Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile, AL; Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, Wausau, WI, Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, TX)
1999
Green Woods and Crystal Waters: The American Landscape Tradition Since 1950, curated by John Arthur, The Philbrook Museum of Art, Tulsa, OK, (Traveling through 2000 to: John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, FL; Davenport Museum of Art, Davenport, IA.
1999
The Art of Time, Bruce Museum Greenwich, CT
1999
DC Moore Galery New York, NY (solo)
1999
Looking at the Visual: Art as Object, Art as Experience, Marsh Art Gallery University of Richmond, VA
1998
Earth Water Air, DC Moore Gallery New York, NY
1997
Fischbach Gallery New York, NY (solo)
1996
The Parrish Art Museum Southhampton, NY (solo)
1995
Painting in Poetry / Poetry in Painting: Wallace Stevens and Modern Art, curated by Sandra Kraskin and Glen MacLeod, Sidney Mishkiin Gallery, Baruch College New York, NY
1995
50’s/60’s, Fischbach Gallery, New York, NY
1995
10 + 10, New York Studio School of Painting and Sculpture, New York, NY
1995
American Art Today: Night Painting, The Art Museum at Florida International University, Miami, FL
1994
Works by Women Artists, Bryn Mawr College Bryn Mawr, PA
1993
Arnot Art Museum Elmira, NY (solo)
1993
168th Annual Exhibition, National Academy of Design, New York, NY
1993
Fruits, Flowers & Vegetables, Contemporary Still Life, Kavesh Gallery, Ketchum, ID

Public Collections

Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, MO
SUNY College at Oneonta, Oneonta, NY
Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa, FL
Wadsworth Athenaeum Museum of Art, Hartford, CT
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
The National Academy of Design, New York, NY
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO
New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA
The Newark Museum, Newark, NJ
The Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
The Rockefeller University, New York, NY
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C.
The Heckscher Museum of Art, Huntington, NY
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.
James Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey
Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Kalamazoo, MI
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, MO
The Long Island Museum of American Art, Stony Brook, NY
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
National Academy Museum, New York, NY
National Gallery for Foreign Art, Sophia, Bulgaria
Amarillo Museum of Art, Amarillo, TX
American Embassy, Manila, The Philippines
Asheville Art Museum, Asheville, NC
Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, PA
Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AR
The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY
Galleria d’Arte Moderna di Udine, Udine, Italy
Grey Art Gallery, New York University Art Collection, New York, NY
Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton, NY