June Kelly Gallery

Elie Nadelman

(American, 1885–1946)

circus girl with whip and woman with parasol by elie nadelman

Elie Nadelman

Circus Girl with Whip and Woman with Parasol

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Elie Nadelman

Head of Woman

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Elie Nadelman

Woman on Settee

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Biography

Timeline

1882
Born: in Warsaw, Poland
1887
Attended Warsaw's Gymnasium and High School of Liberal Arts, Warsaw, Poland
1899
Briefly attended Warsaw Art Academy, Warsaw, Poland
1900
Volunteered for the Imperial Russian Army as an officer candidate
1901
Returned to Warsaw Art Academy for one year, Warsaw, Poland
1904 - 1914
Lived in Paris, France
1946
Died: in Riverdale, NY

Exhibitions

2012
Automaton, Galerie Buchholz, Cologne, Germany (group)
2009
The Platonic Ideal, Forum Gallery Inc, New York, NY
Put it on Paper, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, NY
2003
Elie Nadelman (1882-1946): Prints and Drawings, Zabriskie Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Elie Nadelman: Sculptor of Modern Life, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY (solo)
2001
Elie Nadelman: Classical Folk, McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, TX (solo)
1975
Retrospective, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY (solo)
1946
Retrospective, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY (solo)
1930
Galerie Bernheim-Jeune, Paris, France (solo)
1927
M. Knoedler & Co., New York, NY (solo)
1919
M. Knoedler & Co., New York, NY
1917
Scott & Fowles, New York, NY

Literature

2003
Haskell, Barbara. Elie Nadelman: Sculptor of Modern Life. New York, NY: Whitney Museum of American Art, 2003 (catalogue)
1948
Kirstein, Lincoln. The Sculpture of Elie Nadelman. New York, NY: The Museum of Modern Art, 1948 (catalogue)