Timeline

1904
Born in West Baton Rouge, Louisiana
1928
Enrolled in night classes at the Studio School of Fine Art in Chicago
1985
Died in New York City
Collections: The Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada; The Art Institute of Chicago; Blanden Memorial Art Gallery, Ft. Dodge, Iowa; The Brooklyn Museum, New York; City of Lansing, Michigan; City of Queens, Flushing Meadow Park, New York; Dallas Hilton Hotel, Texas; Des Moines Art Center, Iowa; Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C.; Lincoln Art Galleries, University of Nebraska; Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester University; Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute, Utica, New York; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas; Museum of Modern Art, New York; National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.; Neuberger Museum, Purchase, New York; Newark Museum, New Jersey; Rochester Institute of Technology, New York; San Francisco Museum of Art; Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, Massachusetts; Smithsonian Institution; St. Louis Art Museum; Tate Gallery, London; University of Arizona Museum of Art; University Art Museum, University of California at Berkeley; University Art Museum, University of New Mexico; The University Museum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; University of Pennsylvania, Annenberg School of Communications; Virginia Museum of Fine Art; Whitney Museum of American Art; William Kaufman Organization, New York

Exhibitions

1990–1992
'Turning the Tide,' Laguana Art Museum, Santa Barbara Art Museum & Palm Springs Museum
1988
Corcoran Gallery, Los Angeles
1976
S.F. Museum of Art: Painting and Sculpture in CA: The Modern Era
1972
Whitney Museum of American Art (retrospective)
1972
La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art (retrospective)
1934–1968
Whitney Museum of American Art
1967
“Sculpture of the ‘60s,” Los Angeles County Museum of Art (traveling)
1966
White House
1962
Grace Borgenich Gallery, New York
1952
Grace Borgenich Gallery, New York
1946
Yale, New Haven, CT
1946
Mortimer Levitt Gallery, New York
1945
Harvard, Boston, MA
1942
Buchholz Gallery, New York
1941
Willard Gallery, New York
1938–1940
Museum of Modern Art, New York
1939
World’s Fair, New York
1938
Brooklyn Museum, New York