Timeline

1930
Born in Council Bluffs, Iowa, November 17
1948–1951
School of Fine Arts, University of Kansas
1951–1953
United States Army, Sergeant in Japan and Korea
1955
B.F.A., School of Art, Yale University
1957
M.F.A., School of Art, Yale University

Exhibitions

2005
Betty Cuningham Gallery, New York (April 8 through May 7, 2005) -solo
2005
Clark House Gallery, Bangor, ME - solo
2003
Robert Miller Gallery, New York, William Bailey: New Paintings -solo
2000–2001
Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Staten Island, NY The Figure: Another Side of Modernism
2000
Galerie Claude Bernard, Paris, William Bailey Drawings and Paintings -solo
The Gallery on the Hudson, Irvington, NY, Interiors
Carl Schlosberg Fine Arts, Sherman Oaks, CA, Portraits and Figures
1999–2000
The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Contemporary American Realist Drawings. The Jalane and Richard Davidson Collection at The Art Institute of Chicago
1999
Robert Miller Gallery, New York, William Bailey: Studio Fictions -solo
Lisa Kurts Gallery, Memphis, TN, Contemporary Realism
1998–1999
Hidell Brooks Gallery, Charlotte, NC, William Bailey · Janet Fish
1998
Crown Point Gallery, San Francisco [Prints] -solo
Alpha Gallery, Boston [Works on Paper] -solo
National Academy Museum, New York, 173rd Annual Exhibition
National Academy Museum, New York, The Academy and American Art: Highlights from the Collection
Forum Gallery, New York, It's Still Life
1997–1998
National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, Thirty-five Years of Crown Point Press; (traveled to Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco
1997
Galleria d'Arte il Gabbiano, Rome -solo
1996
Kaoshiung Museum of Fine Arts, Kaoshiung, Taiwan, Master Printers - Masterpieces
1995
State University of New York at Binghampton, University Art Museum -solo
André Emmerich Gallery, New York -solo
Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, The Herbert W. Plimpton Collection of Realist Art
1994
Galleria Appiani Arte Trentadue, Milan -solo
André Emmerich Gallery, New York, William Bailey: Selected Works, 1964-1994 -solo
Betsy Senior Gallery, New York [Prints] -solo
Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, Still Life in the 20th Century: Selections from the Weatherspoon Collection
Nohra Haime Gallery, New York, The Body Human
1993
Columbus College, Columbus, GA -solo
Galleria d'Arte il Gabbiano, Rome -solo
1992
André Emmerich Gallery, New York, William Bailey: New Work -solo