Thomas Downing  (American, 1928-1985) 

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Thomas Downing, Thomas Downing Wing

 

Thomas Downing
Thomas Downing Wing
1966

Auction: Apr 30, 2014
Dallas Auction Gallery
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Thomas Downing, Untitled

 

Thomas Downing
Untitled
1970

Simon Capstick-Dale Fine Art
Thomas Downing, Rouge

 

Thomas Downing
Rouge
1971

David Richard Gallery
Thomas Downing, France Blue

 

Thomas Downing
France Blue
1965

Peyton Wright Gallery
Thomas Downing, Untitled

 

Thomas Downing
Untitled
David Richard Gallery
Thomas Downing, First Sky

 

Thomas Downing
First Sky
1983

David Richard Gallery
Thomas Downing, Untitled (Reds and Blue)

 

Thomas Downing
Untitled (Reds and Blue)
1966

D. Wigmore Fine Art, Inc
Thomas Downing, Untitled

 

Thomas Downing
Untitled
1959-1960

Peyton Wright Gallery
Thomas Downing, Iambic Time II

 

Thomas Downing
Iambic Time II
1966

Osuna Art
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Thomas Downing, Untitled

 

Thomas Downing
Untitled, 1970
acrylic on canvas

 

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Thomas Downing, Grid Eight Saranac

 

Thomas Downing
Grid Eight Saranac, 1971
oil on canvas

 

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Thomas Downing, Bush

 

Thomas Downing
Bush, 1960
paintings, acrylic

 

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1928   Born, Suffolk, Virginia
1965 - 1968   Teaching Position, Corcoran School of Art, Washington, D.C.
1970   Teaching Position, New School of Visual Art, New York City, New York
1975   Teaching Position, University of Houston, Houston, Texas
1985   Died, Provincetown, Massachusetts
2007   NERVE: Perceptual Art of the 1960s, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH
2007   Lyrical Color: Morris Louis, Gene Davis, Kenneth Noland and the Washington Color School, The Phillips Collection, Washington DC
2007   Washington Color School: Selections from the Artery Collection, International Arts & Artists’ Hillyer Art Space
2007   Generations of the Washington Color School Revisited, The George Washington University Luther W. Brady Art Gallery, Washington DC
2007   Thomas Downing: 1963-1976, Addison Ripley Fine Art, Warner Office Building, Washington DC (solo)
2002   Origin of the Dot, Conner Contemporary Art, Washington DC (solo)
1994   Selected Paintings: 1971-1975, Addison/Ripley Gallery, Ltd., Washington, D.C. (solo)
1990 - 1991   Washington Color: The First Generation Painters. Orlando Museum of Art
1989   Tom Downing: 1965-1970, Addison Ripley Gallery, Ltd., Washington, D.C. (solo)
1985   Phillips Collection, Washington, D.C. (solo)
1985   Addison/Ripley Gallery, Ltd., Washington, D.C. (solo)
1985   Harm Bouckaert Gallery, New York (solo)
1982   Salander O’Reilly Gallery New York (solo)
1980   Washington Color Painters, Fendrick Gallery, Washington, D.C.
1980   Osuna Gallery, Washington, D.C.
1979 - 1980   Osuna Gallery, Washington, D.C. (solo)
1975   Tibor de Nagy Gallery, Houston (solo)
1975   Modern Painting: 1900 to the Present. The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
1975   Tibor de Nagy Gallery, Houston
1974 - 1975   Selections from the Permanent Collection. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
1973    Bourdon, David. “Washington Letter.” Art International 17(February 1973):22.
1967    Campbell, Lawrence. “Reviews and Previews: Thomas W. Downing.” ARTnews 66 (Summer 1967 ):14.
1967    “Art: Neck & Neck,” Time 90(22 December 1967): 46.
1967    Baro, Gene. “Washington and Detroit.” Studio International 174(July-August 1967):50-51
1966    Alloway, Lawrence. “Background to Systemic,” ARTnews 65(October 1966): 31.
1966    Ashton, Dore. “Exhibition of Systemic Painting at the Guggenheim Museum.” Arts and Architecture 83 (November 1966): 7
1964    Coplans, John. “Post Painterly Abstraction.” Art International 8 (Summer 1964): 5-9.
1962    Ahlander, Leslie Judd. “An Artist Speaks: Tom Downing.” The Washington Post, 9 September 1962, sec. G, p. 4.
1962    “The Emerging Art of Washington.” Art International 6 (November 1962): 30-33.
1956    Edgar, Natalie. “Reviews and Previews: Thomas Downing.” ARTnews 63(February 1965):16.