Timeline

1941
Born in Denver, Colorado
1965
University of Colorado at Boulder, BFA
1966
Awarded art scholarship
1968
University of New Mexico at Albuquerque

Exhibitions

2011
New Hand-Painted Bronzes, Bernarducci Meisel Gallery, NY
2006
Bernarducci.Meisel.Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2004
Convincing Illusions, Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY
2004
Photorealism: Painting and Sculputre, Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbor, NY
2001
Figure it Out, Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY
2001
Modernism, San Francisco, CA (solo)
2001
Ron Judish Fine Arts, Denver, CO (solo)
2000
The Photorealists, Holmes Gallery, Center for the Arts, Vero Beach, FL
1999
7 Women 7 Years Later, Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, NY
1999
Three Realist Sculptors: George Segal, Duane Hanson, John DeAndrea, Nassau County Roslyn Harbor, NY
1998
O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY (solo)
1998
Ron Judish Fine Arts, Denver, CO (solo)
1998
Modernism, San Francisco, CA (solo)
1998
Bernarducci.Meisel.Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1997–1998
Faces & Figures, Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbor, NY
1997
An Assessment of Contemporary Figuration, David Klein Gallery, Birmingham, MI
1997
Feminine Image, Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbor, NY
1996–1997
John DeAndrea, Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO (solo)
1993
ACA Galleries/Munich, Munich, Germany (solo)
1993
Summer Group Show, ACA Galleries, New York, NY
1992
Images of Man: Figures of Contemporary Sculpture, Japan Traveling Exhibition: The Isetan Museum of Art, Tokyo; Daimura Museum, Osaka; Hiroshima City Museum of Art, Hiroshima
1991
ACA Galleries, New York, NY (solo)
1989
Carlo Lamagna Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1988
Galerie Isy Brachot, Brussels, Belgium (solo)
1988
Galerie Isy Brachot, Paris, France (solo)
1988
Figure it Out: Visual Body Language, Helander Gallery, Palm Beach, FL
1987
Carlo Lamagna Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1986
Galerie Isy Brachot, Paris, France (solo)
1985
O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY (solo)
1985
Galerie Isy Brachot, Paris, France (solo)
1985
Foster Goldstrom Fine Arts, San Francisco, CA (solo)
1985
O.K Harris Works of Art, New York, NY (solo)
1985
Fortissimo! Thirty Years from the Richard Brown Baker Collection of Contemporary Art, Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI (traveling)
1985
The Classic Tradition in Recent Painting and Sculpture, Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT
1984
Ten Years of Collecting at the MCA, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL
1984
Games of Deception: When Nothing is at it Appears, Artisan Space, The Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, NY
1984
Image, Effigy, Form: Figurative Sculpture, University Art Museum, California State University, Long Beach, CA
1984
Figurative Sculpture: Ten Artists/Two Decades, University Art Museum, California State University, Long Beach, CA
1984
In Celebration, Tortue Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1983
Faces Since The 50's: A Generation of American Portraiture, Center Gallery, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA
1983
Contemporary American Realism, Foster Goldstrom Gallery, Dallas, TX
1982
Homo Sapiens: The Many Images, Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, CT
1982
Real, Really Real, Super Real, San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX (traveled to Indianapolis, Tucson, and Pitts¬burgh)
1982
Documenta V1I, Kassel, Germany
1981
Contemporary American Realism Since 1960, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1981
Tortue Gallery, Santa Monica, CA (solo)
1980
The Reality of Illusion, Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO (traveling)
1980
Illusionism, O.K. Harris West, Scottsdale, AZ
1980
Radical Realism, Center for the Arts, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA
1979
Seven on the Figure, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1978
Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
1978
Selected 20th Century American Nudes, Reed Art Gallery, New York, NY
1977–1978
Illusion and Reality, Australian National Gallery, Canberra, (toured Australia)
1977
The Nude: Avery and the European Masters, Borgenicht Gallery, New York, NY
1977
No Thing But Nudes, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1977
New Realism, Jacksonville Art Museum, Jacksonville, FL
1977
Art '77, Hamilton College, Clinton, NY
1977
Contemporary Figuration, University Gallery of American Art, New York, NY
1976
Aspects of Realism, Rothman's of Pall Mall traveling exhibition, Stratford Art Gallery, Ontario, (toured Canada 1976-78)
1976
Super Realism, Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD
1976
Aspects of Realism, Centennial Museum, Vancouver, Canada; traveling exhibition
1976
Perspective 1976, Freedman Art Gallery, Albright College, Reading, PA
1976
American Salon des Refuses, Stamford Museum and Nature Center, Stamford, CT
1976
O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY (solo)
1975
Photo-Realist Art, Edwin A. Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita State University, Wichita, KS
1974
Hyperrealistes Americains/Realistes Europeans, Centre National d'Art Contemporain, Paris, (toured Europe)
1974
New Photo Realism, Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT
1974
The Real and Ideal in Figurative Sculpture, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL
1974
Living American Artists and the Figure, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
1974
Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL
1973
O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY (solo)
1973
Amenkansk Realism,Lunds Konsthall, Sweden.
1973
Realism Now, Lunds Kunsthall, Lunds, Sweden
1973
Grands Maifres Hyperrealistes Americains, Galerie des Quatre Mouvements, Paris, France
1973
The Super-Realist Vision, DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA
1973
The Male Nude, Emily Lowe Gallery, Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY
1972–1973
Realist Revival, New York Cultural Center, New York, NY
1972
Documenta V; Kassel, Germany
1972
Sharp Focus Realism, Sidney Janis Gallery, New York, NY
1972
Hyperrealistes Americains, Galerie des Quatre Mouvements, Paris, France
1972
Recent Figurative Sculpture, Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University,Cambridge, MA; traveling exhibition
1972
Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
1972
Wilmaro Gallery, Denver, CO (solo)
1971
O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY (solo)
1971
Biennale, Paris, France
1971
Kunstmarkt, Cologne, Germany
1971
Old Realism, New Realism, Dannenberg Gallery, New York, NY
1970
O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY (solo)
1970
Annual Exhibition, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1970
Radical Realism, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL

Literature

2011
John DeAndrea, Bernarducci Meisel Gallery Exhibition Catalog, Introduction by Jane Fudge
1993
John DeAndrea, exhibition catalogue with essay by Dr. Martin H. Bush, ACA Galleries, NY
1982
John DeAndrea: Sculptures 1978-81, exhibition catalogue with essay by Philip Yenaivine, Aspen, CO