Alexandre Gallery

Arthur Dove

(American, 1880–1946)

abstract from threshing engine by arthur dove

Arthur Dove

Abstract from Threshing Engine, 1931

centerport by arthur dove

Arthur Dove

Centerport, 1941

composition by arthur dove

Arthur Dove

Composition, 1928

cows in pasture by arthur dove

Arthur Dove

Cows In Pasture, 1935

dark abstraction (woods) by arthur dove

Arthur Dove

Dark Abstraction (Woods), 1920

drawing for abstract from threshing engine sawing wood by arthur dove

Arthur Dove

Drawing for Abstract from Threshing Engine Sawing Wood, 1938

Biography

Timeline

1880
Born: Canandaigua, NY
1899 - 1901
Studied at Hobart College, New York, NY
1901 - 1903
Pre-law studies at Cornell University, New York, NY
1903
Commercial illustrator in New York, working for "Harper's," "Scribner's," "Collier's," "Life," and the "Saturday Evening Post".
1946
Died: Huntington, NY

Exhibitions

2010
"Sensory Crossovers - Synesthesia in American Art," The Albuquerque Museum
2009
Dove/O’Keeffe, Circles of Influence, Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, MA
Selected Works by Gallery Artists, Alexandre Gallery, New York, NY
The Third Mind: American Artists Contemplate Asia: 1860-1989 , Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
2008
Small and Everlasting (1897 -2008) : Paintings, Drawings, Sculpture, ACA Galleries, New York, NY
Painting in the United States: 1943-1949, Westmoreland Museum of American Art, Greensburg, PA
The American Evolution - A History through Art, The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
Paradigms and the Unexpected: Modern and Contemporary Art from the Shey Collection, Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art, Gainesville, FL
2007
Leaders in American Modernism , Naples Museum of Art, Naples, FL
Selected Works by Gallery Artists, Alexandre Gallery, New York, NY
Babcock Galleries, New York, NY
American Modernism, The de Young Museum, San Francisco, CA
Modern and Contemporary Landscapes - Forum Gallery, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
2006
American Moderns 1900-1950, The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN
In the American Grain - Dove, Hartley, Marin, O'Keeffe, and Stieglitz, Currier Museum of Art, Manchester, NH
2005
Recent Acquisitions - Arkansas Arts Center Foundation Collection, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR
Villa America - American Moderns - 1900–1950, Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA
The Stieglitz Circle at The Phillips Collection, Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL
Arthur Dove : Watercolors, Alexandre Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2004
Sons & Lumières: Une histoire du son dans l'art du XXe siècle, Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris, France
2003
Debating American Modernism - Stieglitz, Duchamp, and the New York Avant-Garde, Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA
Summer Landscapes II , Alexandre Gallery, New York, NY
2002
Routes toward Modernism - American Painting 1870 - 1950, Jack S. Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, TX
2000
Modernism & Abstraction - Treasures from the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville, ME

Literature

1997
Balken, Debra Bricker. ARTHUR DOVE: A Retrospective. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1997
1984
Arthur Dove: Life and Work with a Catalogue Raisonne’, Ann Lee Morgan, Newark: University of Delaware Press, 1984
1974
Arthur Dove, Barbara Haskell, San Francisco Museum of Art, NY Graphic Society, 1974