Timeline

1933
Born Philadelphia, PA
2010
John Cage Award, Foundation for Contemporary Art

Exhibitions

2012
Galerie Jocelyn Wolff, Paris, France (solo)
2011
Lonely at the Top. Graphology, Chapter 1, M HKA, Antwerpen
2011
Anti-Photography, Focal Point Gallery, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, UK (group)
2011
Farbe im Fluss, Weserburg, Bremen
2010
The Moon is an Arrant Thief, The David Roberts Art Foundation, London
2010
LIGHT UP. 12 Annual Benefit, White Box, New York (group)
2010
Drawings, Gering & López Gallery, New York (solo)
2010
Isabelle Du Moulin und Nils Borch Jensen Galerie, Berlin (solo)
2010
ON PAPER, Stalke Galleri, Kirke Sonnerup, Demark
2009
One more, Thomas Rehbein Galerie, Cologne, Germany
2009
The Winter Salon - Works on Paper, Björn Ressle Gallery, New York, USA
2009
The Third Mind: American Artists Contemplate Asia, 1860 - 1989, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, USA
2009
CHOOSING, Galerie Sfeir-Semler, Hamburg, Germany
2008
William Anastasi. opposites are identical, Peter Blum Gallery, Chelsea, USA (solo)
2008
William Anastasi - New works, Stalke Galleri / Stalke Up North / Stalke Out Of Space, Kirke Saaby, Denmark (solo)
2008
ONE MORE. In Memorian: Sol LeWitt, Esbjerg Museum, Esbjerg, Denmark
2008
The Title of This Show Is a List That Includes The Dates in Which Each of the Exhibited Works Were First Made, The Dates In Which Some of Them Were Remade By The Artists And The Dates In Which They Were Last Shown, Jan Mot, Belgium, curated by Mario Garcia Torres
2008
Photography on Photography: Reflections on the Medium since 1960, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY, USA
2008
A Matter of Time, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, NY, USA
2008
Two, Sfeir-Zemler Gallery, Hamburg, Germany, curated by Robert Barry
2007
William Anastasi. Paintings and drawings, Michael Benevento, The Orange Group, Los Angeles, USA
2007
Group show, Stalke Galleri, Copenhagen, Denmark
2007
Slought in New York, ZONE: Chelsea Center for the Arts, New York, NY, USA
2007
Le cinque anime della scultura, Cesac - Centro Sperimentale per le Arti Contemporanee, Caraglio, Italy
2007
Slought in Berlin: The New Epistemology, Galerie Heike Curtze - Berlin, Berlin, Germany
2007
Group Show, Björn Ressle Gallery, New York, NY, USA
2007
WallCeilingFloor: Works by William Anastasi, Donald Judd and Fred Sandback, Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL, USA
2007
Anastasi-Bradshaw, Galleri 360, Tokyo, Japan
2007
Retrospective, Drawing Center, NY, USA (solo)
2007
Live/Work, Performance into drawing, MOMA, NY, USA
2007
Out of Time, A contemporary view, MOMA, NY, USA
2007
Anastasi/ Judd/ Sandback, Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, USA
2006
Looking at words, Andrea Rosen, New York, USA
2006
Portraits of Artists, works from Rex Capital, Luhring Augustine, New York, USA
2006
Bjorn Ressle Fine Arts, New York, USA (solo)
2005
Blind, art agents gallery, Hamburg, Germany (solo)
2005
Ohne Titel, Thomas Rehbein Galerie, Cologne, Germany (solo)
2005
William Anastasi, Stalke Galleri, Copenhagen, Denmark (solo)
2005
art agents Gallery, Hamburg, Germany (solo)
2003
The Invisible Thread: Buddhist Spirit in Contemporary Art, Snug Harbor, New York, USA (group)
2003
Davidson Art Gallery, Wesleyan University, Middletown, USA (group)
2003
Blind, The Annex, NY, USA (solo)
2001
William Anastasi: A Retrospective, Nikolaj Copenhagen Contemporary Art Center, Copenhagen, Denmark (solo)
2001
Visions From American Art: Photographs from the Whitney Museum of American Art, 1940-2000, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, USA (group)
2000
Into the Light: The Projected Image in American Art 1964-1977, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, USA; curated by Chrissie Iles (group)
2000
The Century of Innocence: The History of the White Monochrome, Rooseum Museum of Art, Malmo, Sweden (group)
2000
The American Century 1950-2000, The Whitney Museum of American Art New York, NY, USA
2000
Topology, White Box Gallery Weiner, Lava, USA
2000
art agents Gallery, Hamburg, Germany (solo)
1999
Tatunz Gallery New York, NY, USA
1999
Afterimage. Curator: Connie Butler, Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles, CA, USA
1999
...vor mehr als einem halben Jahrhundert, Landes Museum, Linz, Austria (solo)
1999
Gary Tatintsian Gallery, NY, USA (solo)
1999
Merce Cunningham: Fifty Years, La Fundacio Antoni Tapis, Barcelona, Spain (group)
1999
Afterimage, curated by Connie Butler, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, USA (group)
1998
Drawing is another kind of language: Recent American drawings from a New York private collection, Kunstmuseum Ahlen, Ahlen, Germany (group)
1998
Re:Duchamp/Contemporary Artists Respond to Marcel Duchamp's Influence, Abraham Lubelsky Gallery, New York, USA (group)
1998
I Am A Jew, The Philadelphia Museum of Judaica, Philadelphia, PA, USA (solo)
1998
Stalke Gallery Copenhagen, Denmark
1997
Hubert Winter Gallery, Vienna, Austria (solo)
1997
Drawing is another kind of language: Recent American drawings from a New York private collection, Harvard University, Sackler Gallery, Cambridge, MA (group)
1997
The Painting of the Word Jew, Sandra Gering Gallery New York, NY, USA (solo)
1996
Stalke Kunsthandel Copenhagen, Denmark (solo)
1996
Drawing on Chance (Selections from the Collection), Museum of Modern Art New York, NY, USA
1995
William Anastasi: A Retrospective (1960-95), Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia, PA, USA (solo)
1994
Kristal Fahl Gallery Stockholm, Sweden
1993
Rolyholyover: A Circus. Curator: John Cage & Julie Lazar, The Guggenheim Museum and other locations, Traveled
1992
Works 1963-1992, Anders Tornberg Gallery Lund, Sweden
1987
Reading Art, The New Museum of Contemporary Art New York, NY, USA
1981
Coincidents, The Whitney Museum of American Art New York, NY, USA
1980
Ecoute par les Yeux, Muse d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, France