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Raymond Jonson    (American, 1891-1982)




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Biography
1891 Born in Chariton, IA
1909 - 1910 Attented Portland Art School, Portland, OR
1911 Began studies at the Chicago Art Institute and the Academy of Fine Arts, Chicago, IL
1912 - 1917 Art director for the avant-garde Chicago Little Theater, Chicago, IL
1922 Moved to Santa Fe, NM
1938 Co-Founder, Transcendental Painting Group, Santa Fe, NM
1950 Jonson Gallery established at the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
1934 - 1954 Instructor, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
1982 Died in Albuquerque, NM

Exhibitions
2010 To Form from Air: Music and the Art of Ray­mond Jon­son, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM (solo)
The Transcendental Painting Group: Major Paintings, Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York, NY
2008 Raymond Jonson: Paintings (1940 – 1970), Peyton Wright Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
2007 The Modern West: American Landscapes: 1890 – 1950, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
2004 Breaking Boundaries: American Abstract Art, 1930 - 1945, Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York, NY
1930s: Modern American Art & Design, Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York, NY
2000 Michael Rosenfeld Gallery: The First Decade, Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York, NY
1998 Essence of the Orb, Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York, NY
1996 Abstraction Across America: 1934 – 1946, Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York, NY
1995 Collage: Made in America, Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York, NY
1994 Counterpoints: American Art: 1930 – 1945, Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York, NY
On Paper: Abstraction in American Art, Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York, NY
1993 Aspects of American Abstraction: 1930 – 1942, Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York, NY
1964 Raymond Jonson: A Retrospective Exhibition, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM (solo)
1945 New Mexico State Fair, Albuquerque, NM
1941 New Mexico State Fair, Albuquerque, NM
1940 Museum of Non-Objective Painting, New York, NY
New Mexico State Fair, Albuquerque, NM
1939 Golden Gate International Exposition, San Francisco, CA
1917 - 1923 Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
1921 Swedish American Museum Center, Chicago, IL
1913 - 1915 Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Literature
2010 Ware, Robert. To Form from Air: Music and the Art of Raymond Jonson. Santa Fe: Museum of New Mexico Press, 2010.
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