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William Glackens

(American, 1870–1938)

mixed tulips by william glackens

William Glackens

Mixed Tulips

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Biography

Timeline

1870
Born in Philadelphia, PA
1890
Attended Central High School in Philadelphia along with John Sloan and the collector Albert C. Barnes
1891
Became an artist-reporter for the Philadelphia Record
1892 - 1895
Worked for the Philadelphia Press with John Sloan, George Luks, and Everett Shinn
1895
Traveled to France and The Netherlands
1898
Accompanied the U.S. Army to Cuba to record the Spanish-American War for McClure's magazine
1904
Gave up illustration in order to devote himself to painting
1906
Made a second trip to Europe
1908
Returned to New York to prepare for an exhibition of paintings by The Eight
1913
Served as chairman of the committee that selected American art for the Armory Show

Exhibitions

1984
Shock of Modernism, Nassau County Museum of Fine Art, Long Island, NY