Theodoros Stamos

(American/Greek, 1922–1997)

beyond emperors by theodoros stamos

Theodoros Stamos

Beyond Emperors, 1952

classic yellow sun-box by theodoros stamos

Theodoros Stamos

Classic Yellow Sun-Box, 1968

edge of white dawn #1--infinity field, lefkada series by theodoros stamos

Theodoros Stamos

Edge of White Dawn #1--Infinity Field, Lefkada Series

farewell by theodoros stamos

Theodoros Stamos

Farewell, 1946

greek rug mountain laurel by theodoros stamos

Theodoros Stamos

Greek Rug Mountain Laurel, 1953

infinity field (torino series #1) by theodoros stamos

Theodoros Stamos

Infinity Field (Torino Series #1), 1986

Biography

Timeline

1922
Born: in New York, NY
1936
Studied sculpture, under Simon Kennedy and Joseph Kouzal, at the American Artist School, New York, NY
1950 - 1954
Taught at the Black Mountain College, Asheville, NC
1951
Received the Tiffany Foundation Fellowship
1955
Instructor at the Art Students League, New York, NY
1956
National Institute of Arts and Letters Award, New York, NY
1959
Brandeis University Creative Arts Award, Waltham, MA
1966
Lecturer at the School of Fine Arts, Columbia University, New York, NY
1967 - 1968
Taught at the Brandeis University, Waltham, MA
1967
National Arts Foundation Award, Washington, D.C.
Mainichi Newspaper Prize, Tokyo International

Exhibitions

2012
Ethnos/Techne: Theodoros Stamos and Michael Michaeledes. Debra Force Fine Arts, New York, NY
2011 - 2012
Theodoros Stamos, Evidence of Wonder: A survey 1940s-1990s, ACA Galleries, New York, NY (solo)
2011
Black Mountain College and its Legacy, Loretta Howard Gallery, New York, NY
2010
A Communion with Nature, Hollis Taggart Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2008
Theodoros Stamos: Infinity and Beyond, Hollis Taggart Galleries, New York, NY (solo)
Gallery Selections Summer 2008, Hollis Taggart Galleries, New York, NY
2007
A Culture in the Making, Hackett Freedman Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Pathways and Parallels: Roads to Abstract Expressionism, Hollis Taggart Galleries, New York, NY
2006
Picasso to Pop: Aspects of Modern Art, The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford, CT
The Alpha Bank Collection: Greek Art since 1920, MMCA Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessalonica, Greece
2005
Theodoros Stamos: An Exhibition of One of the "Irascibles," Crane Kalman Gallery, London, UK (solo)
Theodore Stamos: Six Select Paintings, Kouros Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2004
Theodore Stamos : A Selection of Paintings, Kouros Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2003
Theodoros Stamos, Florian Sundheimer Galerie, Munich, Germany (solo)