Loretta Howard Gallery

Larry Poons

(American, born 1937)

tycho brahe (012e-5) by larry poons

Larry Poons

Tycho Brahe (012E-5), 2012

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untitled by larry poons

Larry Poons

Untitled, 1975

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windley cross by larry poons

Larry Poons

Windley Cross, 1989

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wiseman by larry poons

Larry Poons

Wiseman, 1975

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Biography

Timeline

1937
Born: Tokyo, Japan
1957
Studied at the New England Conservatory of Music
1959
Studied at the Boston Museum School of Fine Arts
1966
Subject of film Manual of Arms, produced by Hollis Frampton
1968
Instructor, Bennington College, Bennington VT
1969
Visiting Faculty, New York Studio School, NY
1970
Subject of film with Frank Stella
1972
Instructor, Cooper Union, New York, NY
1976
Guest Lecturer, Broward Community College, Fort Lauderdale, FL
1984
Subject of film Painters Painting: a contested history 1940-1970, produced by Emile di Antonio and Mitch Tuchman

Exhibitions

2008
Color as Field: American Painting, 1950-75, Denver Art Museum, CO; travels to: Smithsonin American Art Museum, Washington, DC and the Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Nashville, TN
"Painting: Now and Forever, Part II", Matthew Marks Gallery, New York, NY
"American Art Since 1945: In a New Light," McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, Texas.
2007 - 2008
"Larry Poons: Throw, Pour, Drip, Spill & Splash", Jacobson Howard Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2007
"Larry Poons: Recent Paintings", Danese, New York, NY
"Larry Poons: New Paintings", Bernard Jacobson Graphics, London, UK (solo)
Optic Nerve: Perceptual Art of the 1960s, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH
"When Art Worlds Collide: The 60’s", Woodward Gallery, New York, NY
2006
Extreme Abstraction, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
Annual Instructors Exhibition, Art Students League of New York, New York, NY
War is Over, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2005
Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY (solo)
"Larry Poons: New Work", Jacobson Howard Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2004
"Larry Poons: Five Decades", Jacobson Howard Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London, UK (solo)
"Suites From the Permanent Collection: The New York Collection for Stockholm", University Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts
2002
"Larry Poons: New Paintings", Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London, UK (solo)
2001
"Larry Poons: New Paintings", Salander-O'Reilly Galleries. New York, NY (solo)
2000
Perilla Gallery, Johnstown, New York, NY (solo)
Theo Waddington Gallery, Boca Raton, FL (solo)
Galeria Metta, Madrid, Spain (solo)
1998
"Places for Ray", Salander-O’Reilly Galleries, New York, NY (solo)

Public Collections

Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT, USA
Indianapolis Museum of Art, IN, USA
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY, USA
Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Museum of Contemporary Art (Los Angeles), CA, USA
Museum of Fine Arts Boston, MA, USA
Museum Of Fine Arts (Houston), Houston, TX, USA
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C, USA
Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York, USA
American Federation of Arts, New York, NY, USA

Literature

2007
Ebony, David, preface, and Phyllis Tuchman, essay. Larry Poons. New York: Danese.
2004
Poons, Larry and David Ebony. Larry Poons: Five Decades. New York: Jacobson Howard Gallery.
2001
Stella, Frank and David Carrier. Larry Poons: New Paintings. New York: Salander-O'Reilly Galleries.
1994
Geldzahler, Henry. Making It New : Essays, Interviews, and Talks. Turtle Point Press. New York, New York.
1990
Robbins, Daniel. Larry Poons, Paintings 1963-1990. New York: Salander-O'Reilly Galleries.
1989
Larry Poons: peintures 1976-1988. Paris, France: Galerie Montaigne.
1987
Auping, Michael. Abstraction, Geometry, Painting: Selected Geometric Abstract Painting in America Since 1945. H.N. Abramsin with Albright-Knox Art Gallery. New York, New York.
1983
Griffith, Laura Susan. Larry Poons and the Evolution of Stylistic Diametrics. Department of Art History, Case Western Reserve University. Cleveland, Ohio.
Griffith, Laura Susan. Larry Poons and the Evolution of Stylistic Diametrics. Cleveland, Ohio: Department of Art History, Case Western Reserve University.
1982
Contemporary Art : The Properties of the Abrams Family Collection, Mrs. Albert D. Lasker, the Makler Family Collection, Mr. and Mrs. C. David Robinson, the Estate of Mrs. Algur H. Meadows and from Various Sources. Christie's: New York, New York.