Joseph Cornell

(American, 1903–1972)

carrousel - lanner waltzes by joseph cornell

Joseph Cornell

Carrousel - Lanner Waltzes, 1971

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penny arcade by joseph cornell

Joseph Cornell

Penny Arcade, ca. 1960

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untitled (sand box) by joseph cornell

Joseph Cornell

Untitled (Sand Box), ca. 1955

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Biography

Timeline

1903
Born: in Nyack, NY
1917 - 1921
Studies at the Phillips Academy, Andover, MA
1972
Died: in Flushing, NY

Exhibitions

2012
Automaton, Galerie Buchholz, Cologne, Germany (group)
2008
Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA (solo)
Selections from the collection of Helga and Walther Lauffs, Zwirner & Wirth, New York, NY
2007
Joseph Cornell, Jirí Kolár, Pavel Zoubok Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Cosmologies, James Cohan Gallery, New York, NY
2006
Andromeda Hotel: The Art of Joseph Cornell, Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY (solo)
Surrealism - Theater of the Mind, Allentown Art Museum, Allentown, PA
2005
Joseph Cornell - Boxes and Collages, L&M Arts, New York, NY (solo)
Mapping Space, MAM - Miami Art Museum, Miami, FL
2004
Under $2,000 Albers < Zaugg, Brooke Alexander Editions, New York, NY
2003 - 2004
Joseph Cornell at the Hudson River Museum, Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY (solo)
2003
Joseph Cornell - Collages, Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo)
Joseph Cornell Collages, Jonathan Novak Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
2002 - 2003
Joseph Cornell: Toys, Objects, Box Constructions, Collages, Allan Stone Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2002
The Spirit of Joseph Cornell, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY (solo)
Collage - Abstract Expressionist & Pop, Barbara Mathes Gallery, New York, NY

Literature

2008
Wechsler, Jeffrey and Townsend Ludington. Image in the Box: From Cornell to Contemporary. New York, NY: Hollis Taggart Galleries, 2008 (catalogue)
2007
Hartigan, Lynda Roscoe. Joseph Cornell: Navigating the Imagination. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2007.
1967
Waldman, Diane. Joseph Cornell. New York, NY: The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, 1967 (catalogue)
1966
Hopps, Walter, James Demetrion, preface; Fairfield Porter. An Exhibition of Works by Joseph Cornell. Pasadenam CA: Pasadena Art Museum, 1966 (catalogue)