Tony Smith

(American, 1912–1980)

wall by tony smith

Tony Smith

Wall, 1964

willy by tony smith

Tony Smith

Willy, 1962

Biography

Timeline

1912
Born in South Orange, New Jersey
1934 - 1936
Art Students League, New York
1937 - 1938
Architecture Course at Bauhaus School Chicago
1980
Died in New York

Exhibitions

Selected Solo Exhibitions:
2005, Albright-Know Art Gallery, 'Abstraction', Buffalo/NY
2005, Pacewildenstein, 'Logical Conclusions. 40 years of rule-based art', New York
2004, James Kelly Contemporary, 'Fresh: Works on Paper', Santa Fe NM
2004, MOCA California Plaza, 'A Minimal Future? Art as Object 1958 – 1968', Los Angeles CA
2003, Museum of Fine Arts, 'Visions of Modern Art. Painting and Sculpture from The Museum of Modern Art', Houston
2002, Valencian Institute of Modern Art, 'Tony Smith', Valencia
2002, Palm Beach Institute of Contemporary Art, 'The Smiths: Tony, Kiki, Seton', Lake Worth
Selected Group Exhibitions:
2001, Palais des Beaux-Arts de Cruxelles, 'Abstraction: the Amerindian Paradigm', Brussel [travelled to Institiuto Valenciano de Arte Moderno, Valencia]

Literature

Falconer, Morgan, Tony Smith: Wall, Timothy Taylor Gallery, The Architects’ Journal, 30.9.04, p.49
Anderson, Hephzibah, Tony Smith: Wall, Timothy Taylor Gallery, Metro Life, Evening Standard, 10.9.04
Coomer, Martin, Tony Smith, Timothy Taylor Gallery, Time Out, Sept 22-29, 2004