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Joel Shapiro    (American, 1941)

 Joel Shapiro - Untitled (Works on Paper (Drawings, Watercolors etc.)) h: 19.6 x w: 25 in / h: 49.8 x w: 63.5 cm
Joel Shapiro
Untitled 1995
 
  

Biography
1941 Born in New York, NY
1964 B.A., New York University, NY
1965 - 1967 Peace Corps in India
1969 M.A., New York University, NY

Exhibitions
2012 Joel Shapiro: Sculpture and Drawings, John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo)
2012 Galerie Daniel Tempolon, Paris (solo)
2011 Museum Ludwig Cologne (solo)
2010 Skulptur, Galerie Karsten Greve, Cologne, Germany (solo)
2009 Sculpture, Galerie Karsten Greve AG, St. Moritz, Switzerland (solo)
2005 Remitden, Albany Institute of Htance works for public spaces, Des Moines, IA, USA
2005 Correspondances (with Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux), Musée D'Orsay, Paris, France
2003 PaceWildenstein, New York, NY
2003 Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art, University of Florida, Gainsville, FL
2001 Sculpture, Middleton Place, Spoleto Festival USA, Charleston, South Carolina. Travelled to: McNay Art Museum, San Antonio; Denver Art Museum, (cat.)
2001 Galerie Daniel Templon, Paris, France
2001 Recent Sculpture and Drawings, PaceWildenstein, New York, NY (cat.)
2001 Joel Shapiro on the Roof, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
2000 National Gallery of Canada, OttawaCanada. Exhibition held simultaneously with the installation of Conjunction, a commission by Friends of Art and Preservation in Embassies (FAPE) for the Embassy of the United States, Ottawa, Canada
2000 Sculpture and Works on Paper, John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2000 Painted Wood, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, UK
1999 Recent Sculpture, PaceWildenstein, Los Angeles, CA
1999 Roma, American Academy in Rome, Italy (cat.)
1999 Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
1999 Sculpture, New Art Centre Sculpture Park & Gallery, Roche Court, East Winterslow, Salisbury, Wiltshire, UK (cat.)
1999 Sculptures 1974-1999, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield, Yorkshire, UK
1998 Sculpture in Clay, Plaster, Wood, Iron and Bronze,1971- 1997’, Addison Gallery, Andover, Massachusetts, MA (cat.)
1998 Skulpturen 1993-1997, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Travelled to: Barlach HALLE K, Hamburg, Germany
1998 New Wood & Bronze Sculpture, PaceWildenstein, New York, NY(cat.)
1997 Galerie Jamileh Weber, Zurich, Switzerland
1997 Drawings, Galerie Biedermann Munich, Germany
1996 New Etchings and Painted Wood Sculptures, Susanne Hilberry Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan, MI

Literature
2003 Smith, Roberta. ‘Video, in Its Infancy, Had to Crawl Before It Could Walk,’ review of the P.S. 1 exhibition ‘Video Acts.’ New York Times, January 24, p. E39
2002 ‘‘American beauty’ Annely Juda Fine Art,’ review. Art Newspaper, May Ben-Haim, Tsipi.
2002 ‘New York: Joel Shapiro Metropolitan Museum of Art,’ review. Sculpture, January/February, p. 68, Ill.
2002 Anderson, Maxwell L. ‘American Visionaries Selections from the Whitney Museum of American Art’. New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, Ill. p. 276.
2002 Barbara Gladstone Gallery. ‘American Standard’. New York: Barbara Gladstone Gallery, ill., pp 29, 30.
2002 Franks, Pamela. ‘The Tiger¹s Eye: The Art of a Magazine’. New Haven and London: Yale University Press
2000 The McNay Art Museum. ‘Joel Shapiro: Sculpture’. . Essay by Martin Friedman. Charleston, S.C.: Spoleto Festival USA and San Antonio, Texas: The McNay Art Museum
2000 Yorkshire Sculpture Park. ‘Joel Shapiro’. Essay by James Hall. Yorkshire: Yorkshire Sculpture Park
1999 The American Academy in Rome. ‘Joel Shapiro: Roma’. Essays by Peter Boswell, Klaus Kertess, Donald Kuspit, with interview with Ester Coen. Rome: The American Academy in Rome
1998 Addison Gallery of American Art. ‘Joel Shapiro: Sculpture in Clay, Plaster, Wood, Iron, and Bronze’. Interview by Jock Reynolds, text by Joel Shapiro. Andover, MA: Addison Gallery of American Art.
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