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Paul Jenkins

(American, 1923–2012)

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Paul Jenkins

Phenomena Cross Wind Alternate, 1980

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Paul Jenkins

Phenomena Egyptian Timetable, 1983–1984

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Paul Jenkins

Phenomena Hokusai Falls, 1985

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phenomena passing sentinel by paul jenkins

Paul Jenkins

Phenomena Passing Sentinel, 1967

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Paul Jenkins

Phenomena Sante Fe Rush, 1979

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Paul Jenkins

Phenomena Vanishing Pyramid, 1984

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Paul Jenkins

Phenomena-Blindfolded in Mars Red, 1969

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Biography

Timeline

1923
Born in Kansas City, MO
1943 - 1945
Served as a medical corpsman in the US Naval Air Corps
1948 - 1952
Attended the Art Students League in New York, NY
1953 - 1954
Lived and worked in Paris, France
1953
Travelled to Europe (England, Italy, Spain and France)
1955
Returned to New York, NY
1963
Acquired his Broadway loft from Willem de Kooning where he worked until December 2000
1964
Filming of The Ivory Knife: Paul Jenkins at Work, produced by Martha Jackson
1967
Awarded the silver medal in painting during the 30th Biennial of the Corcoran Gallery of Art in Washington, DC
1977
Began to work for several months in the Caribbean

Exhibitions

2012
Robert Green Fine Arts, Mill Valley, USA (solo)
Local Color. The San Jose Museum of Art, California, USA
Abstract Expressionism: Then and Now. Flint Institute of Arts, Michigan, USA
Un Art Autre? Artistes Autour de Michel Tapié, Une Exposition. Christie's, Paris, France
2011
Fragments 1915-2011: Modern and Contemporary Collage. ACA Galleries, New York, USA
Colour Moves Surface. Lorenzelli Arte, Milan, Italy
American Masterworks: 150 Years of American Painting from the Butler Institute of American Art. Vero Beach Museum, Florida, USA
The Armory Show. D. Wigmore Fine Art, New York, Pier 92, USA
Gloria F. Ross: Rebirth of Modern Tapestry. Jane Kahan Gallery, New York, USA
The Redfern Gallery, London, UK (solo)

Public Collections

National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo, Japan
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
The Brooklyn Museum, New York, NY
Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, FL
The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI
Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, PA
Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY

Literature

2010
Paul Jenkins: On the Rim of Time. Prato, Galleria Open Art, 2010 (catalogue).
2009
Olsen, Sandra H. Paul Jenkins in the 1960s and 1970s: Space Color and Light. New York: D. Wigmore Fine Art, 2009 (catalogue)
2007
Paul Jenkins:Recent Paintings. London, UK: Redfern Gallery, 2007 (catalogue)
Harrison, Helen A. Paul Jenkins in the Fifties: Space Color and Light. New York: D. Wigmore Fine Art, 2007 (catalogue)
2006
Selz, Peter. Paul Jenkins: the 70s. Mill Valley, CA: Robert Green Fine Arts, 2006 (catalogue)
2005
Minturn, Kent. Paul Jenkins: Paintings1954-1960. London, UK: Redfern Gallery, 2005 (catalogue)
Œuvres Majeures. Lille: Fondation Demeures du Nord, 2005 (catalogue)
Paul Jenkins: Inner Cosmologies. Prato, Galleria Open Art, 2005 (catalogue)
1994
Trapp, Frank Anderson. L'Eau et la couleur, Water and Color. Angers, France: PACA, 1994 (catalogue)
1991
Bonafoux, Pascal. Conjunctions and annexes. Paris, France: Editions Galilée, 1991
1988
Verdet, André. Euphories de la couleur. New York, St-Paul-de-Vence: Imago Terrae, 1988
1973
Elsen, Albert E. Paul Jenkins (monograph). New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1973