Timeline

1929
Born in Seattle, WA, USA
1949
University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
1953
New School for Social Research, NY
Lives and works in Amsterdam, Netherlands

Exhibitions

2013
Jo Baer - Gemälde und Zeichnungen seit 1960 - Museum Ludwig, Cologne
2013
Poesie der Reduktion - Minimal, Concept, Land Art - Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig - MUMOK , Vienna
2012
Garden of Learning, Busan Biennale 2012, Busan Museum of Art, Busan, Korea (solo)
2010
Galerie Barbara Thumm, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2009
Jo Baer - Trio exhibition 2009, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, Netherlands (solo)
2009
Compass in Hand: Selections from the Judith Rothschild Collection, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
2009
Great women artists, Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY, USA
2008
High Times, Hard Times, Neue Galerie, Graz, Austria
2008
Lust for Life. Die Sammlung Ricke, Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz, Liechtenstein
2008
Wiener Secession, Vienna, Austria (solo)
2007
Alexander Gray Associates, New York, NY (solo)
2007
Art Protects Yvon Lambert, Paris
2007
Before and After Minimalism, Fundacion Juan March, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
2007
Das Kapital, MMK Frankfurt, Germany
2007
High Times, Hard Times, National Academy Museum, New York, NY
2006
Selected Recent Acquisitions + The Van Deventer Bequest, Kroller- Muller Museum,Otterloo, Netherlands
2006
Some Painting, Paul Andriesse Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2006
America/Americas: Modern and Contemporary Art of the Americas, Blanton Museum of Art, University of Texas, Austin, TX, USA
2006
Postwar Directions: Abstract Expressionism to Minimalism, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA, USA
2006
High Times, Hard Times: New York Painting 1967–1975, Weatherspoon Art Museum, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC, USA; American University Museum, Katzen Arts Center, Washington DC, USA; National Academy Museum, New York, NY
2006
Plane/Figure: Amerikanische Kunst aus Schweizer Sammlungen, Kunstmuseum Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland
2006
Elemental Form, L&M Arts, New York, NY
2005
New Prints, International Print Center, New York, NY
2005
Logical Conclusions: 40 years of Rule–Based Art, PaceWildenstein Gallery, New York, NY
2003
Galerie Paul Andriesse, Amsterdam, Netherlands (solo)
2003
G.W. Einstein Company, New York, NY (solo)
2002
Jo Baer- The Minimalist Years 1960 - 1975, Dia Center for the Arts, New York, NY, (solo)
2001
Flush, Galerie Paul Andriesse, Amsterdam, Netherlands (solo)
2001
Paintings, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA (solo)
1999
Retrospective, Stedelijk Museum. Amsterdam, Netherlands (solo)
1999
Galerie Nachst St. Stephan, Vienna, Austria (solo)
1999
Paul Andriesse Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands (solo)
1998
Envisioning the Contemporary: Selections from the Permanent Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL, USA
1998
Women Artists in the Vogel Collection, Brenau University Galleries, Gainesville, GA, USA
1998
Group Show, Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Deurle, Belgium
1998
Dangleberry, Bill’s Studio, Amsterdam, Netherlands
1998
Winter Installation, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, NY
1998
The Fonds regional d’art contemporain, Amiens, France
1998
Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY
1998
Kunstmuseum Winterthur: Die Sammlund, Winterthur, Switzerland
1997
After the Fall, Abstract Painting Since 1970, Snug Harbor, New York, NY
1997
The Pursuit of Painting, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland
1997
Selections from the Lannan Foundation Gift, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA, USA
1997
Noch Nicht und/oder Selten Gezeigtes aus der Sammlung, Kunstmueum Winterthur, Switzerland
1997
Drawing is Another Way of Thinking: Contemporary Drawings from an American Collection, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, MA, USA
1996
Indem man schaut, erkennt man, Galerie Rolf Ricke, Cologne, Germany
1996
Max’s Kansas City’s 30th Anniversary Reunion, 65 Thompson St. Gallery, New York, NY
1996
Bare Bones, TZ Art & Co. Gallery, New York, NY
1996
Abstraction, Pure and Impure, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
1995
Caro Dame, Aargauer Kunsthaus, Aarau, Switzerland
1995
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, Australia
1995
Group Show, Galerie Vera Munro, Wuppertal, Germany
1995
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1994
From Minimal to Conceptual Art, National Gallery of Art, Washington DC, USA
1993
Supervision, Räme für neue Kunst-Rolf Hengesbach, Wuppertal, Germany
1993
Rijksmuseum Kröller-Müller, Otterlo, Netherlands
1993
Paley/Levy Gallery, Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, PA, USA (solo)
1993
Rijksmuseum Kroller-Muller, Otterlo, Netherlands (solo)
1992
Aus der Sammlung des Kaiser Wilhelm Museums, Museum Haus Lange, Krefeld, Germany
1991
Bezit/Bezet, Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst, ‘s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
1991
The Picture After the Last Picture, Galerie Metropole, Vienna, Austria
1991
Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst‘s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
1991
Q, Galerie de Expeditie, Amsterdam, Netherlands
1990
Paul Andriesse Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands (solo)
1989
20 Years, Rolf Ricke Collects, Kunstverein, Cologne, Germany
1989
20 Years Anniversary, Max Protetch Gallery, New York, NY
1989
Post-World War II Art from the Collection, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
1989
Künstlerinnen des 20 Jahrhunderts, Museum Wiesbaden, Wiesbaden, Germany
1989
Abstraction. Geometry. Painting. Selected Geometric Abstract Painting in America Since 1945, Albright–Knox Gallery, Buffalo, NY, USA
1989
Center for the Fine Arts, Miami, FL, USA
1989
Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT, USA
1989
Kunstrai, Paul Andriesse, Amsterdam, Netherlands
1989
Vijf Jaar Aanwinsten Hedendaagse Kunst, Gemeentemuseum Arnhem, Arnhem, Netherlands
1989
Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA (solo)
1988
Paul Andriesse Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands (solo)
1988
Collection Next-the-Sea, Haags Gemeente Museums Gravenhage, Netherlands
1988
XXth Anniversary Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, NY
1988
La Couleur Seule, Musee St.Pierre, Lyon, France
1988
Tekeningen/Drawings, Paul Andriesse Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands
1987
Generations of Geometry. Abstract Painting in America Since 1930, Whitney Museum at Equitable Center, New York, NY
1987
R.B.K. Aankopen’86, Princenhof, Delft, Netherlands
1986
Paintings from the past decade 1975–1985, Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, Netherlands (solo)
1986
The Window in 20th Century Art, Neuberger Museum, State University of Purchase, NY
1986
Linda Shearer Selects from the Collection, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
1985
Art Galaxy, New York, NY
1984
The British Art Show, City Museum and Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, UK
1984
Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh, UK
1984
Mappin Art Gallery, Sheffield, UK
1984
Art Gallery, Southampton, NY
1984
Ouverture, Castello di Rivole, Turin, Italy
1984
Oliver Dowling Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
1983
American Painting, 1960 to 1969, P.S, 1, Long Island City, NY
1983
White Columns Benefit (with Bruce Robbins), White Columns, New York, NY
1982
Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY
1982
Lisson Gallery, London
1982
Riverside Studios, London
1982
Nicht Bilder ist Verboten, Städtische Kunsthalle, Dusseldorf, Germany
1982
New York/London (with Bruce Robbins), Lisson Gallery, London
1982
Contemporary paintings and Sculpture II, Oil and Steel, New York, NY
1981
Art from the 1960’s, Galerie Ricke, Cologne, Germany
1981
No Title, Wadsworth Athenaeum, Hartford, CT, USA
1981
Through the Summer (with Bruce Robbins), Lisson Gallery, London
1980
Lisson Gallery, London (solo)
1978
Scottish Arts Council Gallery, Edinburgh, UK (solo)
1978
The Douglas Hyde Gallery, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland (solo)
1978
Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, Netherlands (solo)
1978
Oliver Dowling Gallery, Dublin, Ireland (solo)
1978
Galerie Ricke, Cologne, Germany (solo)
1977
Lisson Gallery, London (solo)
1977
Max Protetch Gallery, Washington, DC, USA (solo)
1977
Paintings 1962–1975, Museum of Modern Art, Oxford, UK (solo)
1975
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY (solo)
1975
Texas Gallery, Houston, TX, USA (solo)
1974
Toselli Gallery, Milan, Italy (solo)
1974
Daniel Weinberg Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA (solo)
1973
Galerie Ricke, Cologne, Germany (solo)
1973
Nicholas Wilder Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA (solo)
1972
Lo Guidice Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1971
Paintings from ‘62–’63, School of Visual Art, New York, NY (solo)
1970
Noah Goldowsky Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1970
Galerie Ricke, Cologne, Germany (solo)
1970
Locksley-Shea Gallery, Minneapolis, MN, USA (solo)
1968
Galerie Ricke, Cologne, Germany (solo)
1966
Fischbach Gallery, New York, NY (solo)