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Judith Murray Biography
1962   Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York, B.F.A. Degree.
1963   Academia de Bellas Artes de San Fernando, Madrid, Spain
1964   Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York, M.F.A. Degree
1983 - 1984   National Endowment for the Arts, Artist Fellowship Grant, Painting
2002 - 2003   Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship, Painting
Selected Exhibitions
2006   Sundaram Tagore Gallery, New York, NY Phases and Layers (solo)
Sundaram Tagore Gallery, New York, NY Next Level (group)
Sundaram Tagore Gallery, New York, NY East/West (group)
2005   Sundaram Tagore Gallery, New York, NY Small Works (solo)
2004   Sundaram Tagore Gallery, New York, NY Energies and Equations (solo)
2004   Beyond the Surface, Sundaram Tagore Gallery, New York, NY (group)
2003 - 2004   The Invisible Thread: Buddhist Spirit in Contemporary Art, The Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Snug Harbor Cultural Center, New York, NY, catalogue. (group)
2003   Paintings, New Arts Museum, Kutztown, PA, catalogue.(solo)
Seeing Into The Abstract, Sundaram Tagore Gallery, New York, NY, catalogue. (solo)
2002   Compass Points, Sundaram Tagore Gallery, New York, NY. (group)
2001   Toward A Supreme Fiction, PS1 / The Museum of Modern Art, Long Island City, NY. (solo)
Painting Abstraction II, New York Studio School, New York, NY. (group)
Opening Celebration, Schmidt / Dean Gallery, Philadelphia, PA.(group)
2000   A Gathering of Weather, for the Wallace Stevens Birthday Bash, Hartford Public Library, Hartford, CT. (solo)
Gibson Gallery, State University of New York at Potsdam, catalogue. (solo)
Reconstructing Abstraction, Mitchell Algus Gallery, New York, NY. (group)
1999   Ben Shahn Gallery, William Paterson University, Wayne, NJ, curated by Nancy Einreinhofer, catalogue. (solo)
Judith Murray & Merrill Wagner, Simon Gallery, Morristown, NJ. (two-person)
Judith Murray & Larry Web, 76Varick Street Gallery, New York, NY. (two-person)
Subliminal View, Trans Hudson Gallery, New York, NY. (group)
Sleight of Hand, Cummings Art Center, Connecticut College, New London; 76Varick Street Gallery, New York; Studio 38, Utrecht, Netherlands. (group)
Schmidt / Dean Gallery, Philadelphia, PA. (group)
1998   Schmidt / Dean Gallery, Philadelphia, PA. (solo)
The Tip Of The Iceberg, Dorfman Projects Gallery, New York, NY, curated by Bill Bartman. (group)
1997   After The Fall: Aspects Of Abstract Painting Since The 1970s, The Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Snug Harbor Cultural Center, New York, NY, curated by Lilly Wei, catalogue. (group)
Trans Hudson Gallery, New York, NY. (group)
1996   Conde Gallery, New York, NY. (solo)
Visual Thinking, Galeria de Arte Plastica Contemporania, Guatemala, C.A.(group)
Pioneers of Abstract Art, 1936-1996, Baruch College, New York, NY. (group)
American Abstract Artist 60th Anniversary Exhibition, The James Howe Fine Arts Gallery, Kean College, Union, NJ, catalogue; Westbeth Gallery, New York, NY. (group)
1995   American Academy of Arts and Letters Invitational Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture, New York. (group)
1994   Theme & Variation,, Condeso/Lawler Gallery, New York, curated by Tiffany Bell. (group)
1993   The Persistence of Abstraction, American Abstract Artists, Edwin A. Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita State University, Wichita, KA; 1994, The Noyes Museum, Oceanville, NJ; catalogue. (group)
1992   Slow Art—Painting in New York Now, P.S. 1 Museum, The Institute of Contemporary Art, Long Island City, NY, curated by Alanna Heiss. (group)
1988 - 1992   A Living Tradition: Selections from the American Abstract Artists, Bronx Museum of the Arts, New York; travel to Finland, Romania, Israel, Poland, Leningrad, Berlin, Canada. (group)
1991   Stephen Solovy Fine Art, Chicago, IL. (group)
1989 - 1991   Lines of Vision—Drawings by Contemporary Women, curated by Judith Collischan, travel to 12 U.S. museums, catalogue. (group)
1989 - 1990   100 Women Artists, sponsored by the United States Information Agency; travel to museums in Mexico, Central and South America. (group)
1989   Geometric Abstraction and the Modern Spirit, Neuberger Museum, SUNY Purchase, New York (group)
1988   One Twenty Eight Gallery, New York, NY, curated by Jean-Noel Herlin. (group)
1987   Jan Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA. (solo)
New Work, American Abstract Artists, City Gallery, New York, NY, catalogue. (group)
50th Anniversary Print Portfolio, American Abstract Artists, James Howe Gallery, Kean College, NJ, and City Gallery, New York, NY, catalogue. (group)
1986   Pam Adler Gallery, New York, NY. (solo)
Movements—An Exhibition of Geometric Abstraction, Philip Dash Gallery, New York, NY. (group)
Structure and Metaphor: Six Contemporary Visions, Warm Gallery, Minneapolis, MN, curated by Ronnie Cohen, catalogue. (group)
American Abstract Artists 50th Anniversary Celebration, The Bronx Museum of the Arts, NY. (group)
1985   Hillwood Art Museum, Long Island University, Brookville, NY, curated by Judy Collischan Van Wagner, catalogue. (solo)
8 x 10, Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, Haggerstown, MD. (group)
Abstract Painting, 1985, Pam Adler Gallery, New York, NY. (group)
1984   Artist Space, New York, NY. (group)
Westbeth Gallery, New York, NY. (group)
1983   American Abstract Artist—Paintings, Moody Gallery of Art, University of Alabama; Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC, catalogue. (group)
Art on Paper, Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC, curated by Donald Droll, catalogue. (group)
Studies and Drawings: Joyce Kosloff, Elizabeth Murray, Judith Murray, Lincoln Center Gallery, New York, NY. (group)
Pam Adler Gallery, New York, NY. (group)
1982   Concentrations V: Judith Murray, The Dallas Museum of Fine Arts, Dallas, TX, curated by Sue Graze, catalogue. (solo)
Janus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.(solo)
Abstract Substance and Meaning: Paintings by Women Artists, The Women's Caucus for Art New York, NY, catalogue: Views By Women Artists. (group)
New Work, New York, Delahunty Gallery, Dallas, TX. (group)
1980 - 1982   Art in Our Time, H.H.K. Foundation for Contemporary Art, Milwaukee Art Museum; Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH; Columbus Museum of Art, OH; Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. (group)
Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois; High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA; University of Iowa Museum of Art; Brooks Memorial Art Gallery, Memphis, TN; University Art Museum, Austin, TX. Traveled 1980 to 1982; catalogue.
1981   Betsy Rosenfield Gallery, Chicago, IL. (solo)
Painting and Sculpture, Miami Dade College, Miami, FL. (group)
1980   Pam Adler Gallery, New York, NY. (solo)
Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York, NY. (group)
Pool, Artist's Space, New York, NY. (group)
Pam Adler Gallery, New York. (group)
1979   Pam Adler Gallery, New York, NY. (solo)
1979 Biennial Exhibition, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, catalogue. (group)
Mind Set: An Ongoing Involvement with the Rational Tradition, John Weber Gallery, New York, NY, catalogue. (group)
Painting, Five Views—Benglis, Goldberg, Murray, Pozzi, Umlauf, Ben Shahn Gallery, William Paterson College, NJ, catalogue. (group)
New York / A Selection of the Last Ten Years, The Otis Art Institute, Los Angeles, CA, curated by Betty Parsons, catalogue. (group)
1978   The Clocktower, The Institute for Contemporary Art, NY, curated by Alanna Heiss. (solo)
1976   Parsons-Truman Gallery, New York, NY. (solo)
Literature
2003   Michael Amy, “Review”, Art in America, October, 2003, p.134.
1999   Barry Schwabsky, “Abstract Introspection in 2 Distinct Styles,” The New York Times, October 31, 1999, p. N.J. 13.
1998   Lilly Wei, “Review,” Art in America, November, 1998, p.138.
Andrew Long, “OPENINGS,” Art & Antiques, April, 1998, p.29.
1994   William Zimmer, “Geometric Abstraction's Varied Moods,” The New York Times, August 28,1994, p. 10 NJ.
1987   Kristine McKenna, “Judith Murray,” Los Angeles Times, March 13, 1987, 12 part 6.
1986   Gail Stavitsky, “Three Aspects of Abstraction,” Arts Magazine, April, p.112.
John Loughery, “Judith Murray,” Arts Magazine, April, 1986, p.130.
William Zimmer, “American Abstract Artists Look Back at 50 Year History,” The New York Times, March 30, 1986, p.WC.16.
Gail Stavitsky, “Judith Murray,” Arts Magazine, January, 1986.
1985   Phyllis Braff, “Two Artists on the Cutting Edge,” The New York Times, Nov. 15, 1985, p. LI. 28.
Gail Stavitsky, “Judith Murray,” Arts Magazine, December, 1985.
1982   Janet Kutner, “Ms Murray's Style Defies Categorization,” Dallas Morning News, April, p. 1C, 3C.
Ron Lowe, “Geometric Paintings Shown,” The Ft. Worth Star Telegram, March 2, 1982, p. 1, 4.
Bill Marvel, “Judith Murray,” March 11, 1982; “Critic's Choice,” Dallas Times Herald, March 26, 1982.
Suzanne,Muchnic, “Judith Murray,” Los Angeles Times, January 15, 1982.
1981   Elizabeth Frank, “Judith Murray,” Art in America, April, 1981, p. 142.
Stephen Westfall, “Judith Murray,” Arts Magazine, February, 1981.
1980   William Zimmer, “Murray Mint,” The Soho Weekly News, December. 17, 1980, p.29.