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Pat Steir

(American, born 1938)

waterfall monoprint #25 by pat steir

Pat Steir

Waterfall Monoprint #25, 1988



Born Iris Patricia Sukoneck in Newark, NJ
1956 - 1958
Studied graphic art at Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
1958 - 1960
Attended Boston University, Boston, MA
BFA, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
1966 - 1970
Art Director, Harper & Row Publishing Company, New York, NY
1970 - 1973
Instructor at Parsons School of Design, New York, NY; Princeton University, Princeton, NJ; Hunter College, New York, NY
1973 - 1975
Instructor at California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA
Recipient, Individual Artist's Grant, National Endowment for the Arts
Recipient, Individual Artist's Grant, National Endowment for the Arts
1975 - 1978
Founding board member of Printed Matter, New York, NY


Pat Steir Exhibitions in 2013:
Blue River, National Academy Museum, New York, NY, USA (solo exhibition)
Museo Academia San Carlos, Mexico City, Mexico, USA (solo exhibition)
Self Portrait and The Nearly Endless Line, Newcomb Art Gallery, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, USA (solo exhibition)
Another Nearly Endless Line, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
The Brodsky Center for Innovative Editions, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ
Cheim & Read, New York, NY (solo)
Ochi Fine Art, Ketchum, ID (solo)
Galerie Jaeger Bucher, Paris, France (solo)
Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY (solo)
Pat Steir: Water & Stone, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH (solo)
Pat Steir: Drawing Out of Line, Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI (solo)
Paintings on Painting, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Pat Steir: Recent Prints, Pace Prints, New York, NY (solo)
Bentley Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ (solo)
Pat Steir: Prints and Paintings, Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati, OH (solo)
Expansion – Résonance, Galerie Jaeger Bucher, Paris, France
Pretty Ugly, Maccarone Gallery, New York, NY
Paintings' Edge, Parks Exhibition Center at Idyllwild Arts, Idyllwild, CA
Cheim & Read, New York, NY (solo)
Reykjavik Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland (solo)
Rosenbaum Contemporary, Boca Raton, FL (solo)
Audacity in Art: Selected Works from Central Florida Collections, Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando, FL
Solos: 20th Anniversary Exhibitions: Part Two, Ringling Museum of Art, Selby Gallery, Sarasota, FL
Pat Steir: Gravity and Levity, Baldwin Gallery, Aspen, CO (solo)
Small Paintings from the Studio of Pat Steir, Kiang Gallery, Atlanta, GA (solo)
High Times, Hard Times: New York Painting 1965 – 75, Independent Curators International, New York, NY
Women Only! In Their Studios, Polk Museum of Art, Lakeland, FL
Gray to Black, Danese Gallery, New York, NY
The 181th Annual, National Academy, New York, NY
At Home: Recent Acquisitions, Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison, WI
Twice Drawn, Tang Teaching Museum, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY
More And Less: Post-Minimal Prints and Drawings, Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI
Moons and Mirages, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, PA (solo)
Pat Steir: New Paintings, Texas Gallery, Houston, TX (solo)
Alessandro Bonomo, Rome, Italy (solo)
Cheim & Read, New York, NY (solo)
Pat Steir: Drawings, Cook Fine Art, New York, NY (solo)
Pace Prints Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
25 years Baumgartner Gallery Part 2, Baumgartner Gallery, New York, NY
BLOOMING: A Summer Garden for the Picking, Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
Paint, Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland, OR
Graphics by 20th Century Masters From the Cochran Collection, Huntington Museum of Art, Huntington, WV
Contemporary Woman Artists, University Art Gallery, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN

Public Collections

Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, NE
The Wadsworth Athenaeum, Hartford, CT
Dallas Museum of Fine Art, Dallas, TX
Cincinnati Museum of Art, Cincinnati, OH
The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY
The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD
The Art Museum, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ
Albright – Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
The Hirshhorn Museum, Washington, DC
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY


von Drathen, Doris. Pat Steir: Paintings. Milan: Charta, 2007.
McEvilley, Thomas . Pat Steir. New York: Abrams Books, 1995.