Paul Kasmin Gallery

Kenneth Noland

(American, 1924–2010)

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Kenneth Noland

Soft Touch, 1963

Biography

Timeline

1924
Born in Asheville, NC
1946 - 1948
Studied at Black Mountain College, Beria, NC
1948 - 1949
Studied with Ossip Zadkine, Paris, France
1949 - 1951
Taught at the Institute of Contemporary Art, Washington, DC
1951 - 1960
Taught at Catholic University, Washington, DC
1952 - 1956
Taught at the Washington Workshop Center of the Arts, Washington, DC
1977
Elected to the American Academy of Arts and Letters
1985
Milton Avery Professor of the arts, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
1986 - 1987
Artist-in-Residence, Pratt Institute, New York, NY
1995
North Carolina Award in Fine Arts

Exhibitions

2008
Seeing through Modernism, Art Gallery of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
Pop and Op, Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbor, NY
2007
Living Color, Vasarely Museum, Budapest, Hungary
2006
Accrochage - von Albers bis Warhol, Galerie Renee Ziegler, Zurich, Switzerland
Starting at Zero - Black Mountain College 1933-57, Kettle's Yard, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK
360 Degrees on the Wall, Ameringer/Yohe Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2005
Wilder, a tribute to the Nicholas Wilder Gallery, Los Angeles 1965-1979, Franklin Parrasch Gallery, New York, NY
Fumagalli Gallery, Bergamo, Italy (solo)
2004
Visions of America, Sammlung Essl - Kunsthaus, Klosterneuburg, Austria
Papier, Des Material des Kunstlers, Museum of Fine Art, Houston, TX (solo)
2003
Fuochi, Grossetti Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy
Chac-Mool Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
Ameringer/Yohe Gallery, New York, NY
2002
Farnsworth Museum, Rockland, ME (solo)
Kenneth Noland: Themes and Variations, Naples Museum of Art, FL (solo)
2001
Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London, England (solo)
Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Pace Prints, New York, NY (solo)
Southern Vermont Art Center, Manchester, VT (solo)
2000
Ameringer Howard Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London, England (solo)
Kenneth Noland: Encounter and Reflexion, Metta Galeria, Madrid, Spain (solo)
1999
Chac Mool Gallery Los Angeles, CA
Meredith Long Gallery, Houston, TX

Public Collections

Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
Australian National Gallery, Canberra, Australia
Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD
Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH
City Art Museum, St. Louis, MO
Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
Columbus Gallery of Fine Arts, Columbus, OH
Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA
Detroit Institute of Fine Arts, Detroit, MI
Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC
Kunsthaus, Zürich, Switzerland
Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf, Germany
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
Louisiana Museum, Humlebaek, Denmark
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
Milwaukee Art Center, Milwaukee, WI
Musée National d’Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
Pasadena Art Museum, Pasadena, CA
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Tate Gallery, London, England
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY

Literature

2005
Greene, Alison de Lima, Karen Wilkin and Kenneth Noland. Kenneth Noland: The Nature Of Color. Houston: The Museum of Fine Arts, 2005
1993
Greene, Alison de Lima, William C Agee, and Kenneth Noland. Kenneth Noland: The Circle Paintings 1956-1963. Houston: The Museum of Fine Arts, 1993
1990
Wilkin, Karen. Kenneth Noland. New York: Rizzoli, 1990