Joan Snyder  (American, 1940) 


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Joan Snyder Biography
1940   Born in Highland Park, NJ
1962   A.B. from Douglass College, New Brunswick, New Jersey
1966   M.F.A. from Rutgers, The State University, New Brunswick, New Jersey
  She currently lives and works in Brooklyn and Woodstock, NY
Selected Exhibitions
2006 - 2008   High Times, Hard Times, New York Painting 1967 – 1975, traveled to Weatherspoon Art Museum, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC; American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center, Washington, D.C.; national Academy Museum, New York, NY
2006 - 2008   Women Only! In Their Studios, traveled to Museum of Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX; Polk Museum of Art, Lakeland, FL; Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Ft. Wayne, IN; Avampato Discovery Museum, Inc., Charleston, WV; Muskegon Museum of Art, Muskegon, MI; Lowe Art Museum, Coral Gables, FL, University of Miami, Miami, FL; Eleanor D. Wilson Museum, Hollins University, Roanoke, VA
2007   Joan Snyder, Betty Cuningham Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2007   Wack! Art and the Feminist Revolution, curated by Connie Butler, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
2006   New Prints 2006, Rutgers Center For Innovative Print and Paper, New Brunswick, NJ
2006   Meditations, Nielsen Gallery, Boston, MA
2005 - 2006   Joan Snyder, The Jewish Museum, New York, NY, August 12 – Oct. 23; exhibition travels to the Danforth Museum of Art in Framingham, MA, Nov. - January 2006
2005   Joan Snyder: Sigh and Selected Works, Sawhill Gallery, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA, February 21 – March 31
2005   Trees from Here to Eternity, Nielsen Gallery, Boston, MA, June 4 – July 2
2005   Artists on the Edge: Douglass College and the Rutgers MFA, Mabel Smith Douglass Library, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, March 9 – June 6
2004   Joan Snyder, Women Make Lists, Betty Cuningham Gallery, New York, NY, Nov. 4 – Dec. 4
2004   Joan Snyder, Works on Paper, Alexandre Gallery, New York, NY, Nov. 11 – Dec. 23
2003   New Work, Elena Zang Gallery, Shady, NY
2003   About Painting, The Tang Museum, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY
2003   March Heat, Nielsen Gallery, Boston, MA
2003   The Art of Aging, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion Museum, New York, NY
2003   Outdoor Sculpture/Indoor Group Show, Elena Zang Gallery, Shady, NY
2003   Off the Top: The Rutgers Tradition, Bill Maynes Gallery, New York, NY
2002   Personal and Political: The Women’s Art Movement, 1969-1975, Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton, NY
2002   20/02, The Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2002   Elena Zang Gallery, Shady, NY
2002   Painting: A Passionate Response, curated by Michael Walls, The Painting Center, New York, NY
2002   The Nature of Things, Nielsen Gallery, Boston, MA
2001   Joan Snyder: In Love with Paint, Muroff Kotler Gallery, Ulster County Community College, Stone Ridge, NY
2001   Joan Snyder: Primary Fields, Robert Miller Gallery, New York, NY
2001   Works on Paper, Nielsen Gallery, Boston, MA
2001   Elena Zang Gallery, Shady, NY
2001   Joan Snyder: Paintings and Works on Paper, Revolution Gallery, Ferndale, MI
2000   In Times of Great Disorder, Nielsen Gallery, Boston, MA
2000   Mysticism and Desire, Patricia Hamilton, Los Angeles, CA
2000   Kaddish / Requiem, The Philadelphia Museum of Jewish Art, Philadelphia, PA
1998   Joan Snyder: Working in Brooklyn, The Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY
1998   Hirschl & Adler Modern, New York, NY
1996   Joan Snyder: Paintings 1995-96, Hirschl & Adler Modern, New York, NY
1996   Joan Snyder, New Monoprints, Quartet Editions, New York, NY
1996   Joan Snyder: New Works on Paper The Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick, NJ