Walton Ford  (American, 1960) 

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Walton Ford Biography
1960   Born in Larchmont, New York
1982   BFA, Rhode Island School for the Arts, Providence, RI
1988   Recipient, Art Matters, Inc., Fellowship
1989   Recipient, New York Foundation for the Arts, Fellowship
1990   Recipient, Mid-Atlantic Arts Foundation, Grant
1991   Recipient, National Endowment for the Arts, Fellowship
1992   Recipient, John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, Fellowship
  European Honors Program, RISD, Rome, Italy
  Lives and works in Great Barrington, MA
Selected Exhibitions
2011   I don't like to look at him, Jack. It makes me think of that awful day on the island, Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York (solo)
2010   Walton Ford, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek, Denmark (solo)
2009   Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York (solo)
2008   Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York (solo)
2008   Wunderkammer: A Century of Curiosities,‖ MOMA, New York
2007   Major Prints, John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2006   Going Ape - Confronting Animals in Contemporary Art, DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA
2004   Political Nature, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
2004   Birdspace - A Post Audubon Artsits Aviary, Hundson River Museum, Yonkers, NY
2004   Natural Histories - Realism Revisited, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Phoenix, AZ
2000   Deja Vu: Reworking the Past, Katonah Museum of Art Katonah, NY
2000   Paul Kasmin Gallery New York, NY
2000   Bowdoin College Museum of Art Maine
1999   The Great Drawing Show 1550-1999, Kohn Turner Gallery Los Angeles, CA
1999   Summer Show:1999, Paul Kasmin Gallery New York, NY
1999   University Art Museum, California State University Long Beach, CA
1999   Collector's Gallery XXXIII, , The McNay Gallery San Antonio, TX
1998   Paul Kasmin Gallery New York, NY
1998   Aspen Art Musem Aspen, CO
1998   Wild Thing: Artists Views of the Animal World, John Berggruen Gallery San Francisco, CA
1997   "Walton Ford", Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art North Carolin
1996   Heroic Painting, S.E.C.C.A. North Carolina
1995   Next of Kin, List Visual Arts Center, MIT Cambridge, Mass
1994   Points of Interest, Points of Departure, John Berggruen Gallery San Francisco, CA
1994   History 101: The Re-Search for Family, Forum for Contemporary Art St.Louis, MO
1993   Living with Art: the Colection of Elyn & Saul Dennison, The Morris Museum Morristown, NJ
1993   Procrustean Beads, Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery New York,NY
1993   The Contemporary Arts Center Cincinnati, OH
1993   Virginia Beach Center for the Arts Virginia Beach, VA
1992   The Landscape as a Stage, Locks Gallery Philadelphia, PA
1991   Bess Cutler Gallery Santa Monica, CA
1991   Bess Cutler Gallery New York, NY
1991   Books from A to B: Contemporary Artists' Books, Center for Arts Books Exhibition, Harper Collins New York, NY
1990   The Blood Remembers, Bess Cutler Gallery New York, NY
1989   American Pi(e), Bess Cutler Gallery New York, NY
1988   Un Regard Autre, Faride Cadot Gallery Paris, France