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Max Weber

(American, 1881–1961)

untitled female portrait head by max weber

Max Weber

Untitled Female Portrait Head

2,500 USD

Biography

Timeline

1881
Born: in Byalostol, Russia
1891
Moved to the U.S. with his parents, settling in Brooklyn, NY
1897 - 1900
Studied at Pratt Institute under Wesley Dow, New York, NY
1897
Graduated from Boys' High School, Brooklyn, NY
1900 - 1905
Taught drawing and painting at public schools in Virginia and Michigan
1905
Moved to Paris, France and studied at the Julian Academy under Jean Paul Laurens
1909
Returned to New York, NY
1914 - 1918
Lectured on history and appreciation of art at the White School of Photography, New York, NY
1917
Became director of the Society of Independent Artists, New York, NY
1920 - 1921
Taught at the art students' League, New York, NY

Exhibitions

2010
Max Weber: Music, Art and Dance: Paintings, Works on Paper, Sculpture and Prints, Gerald Peters Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2008
Max Weber: Paintings from the 1930s, 40s and 50s" Gerald Peters Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2000
Max Weber's Modern Vision, The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC (solo)
Max Weber, Gerald Peters Gallery, New York, NY; Santa Fe, NM (solo)
1991
Max Weber: The Cubist Decade, 1910–1920, The High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA (solo)
1985
The Circle of Montparnasse: Jewish Artists in Paris, 1905–1945, The Jewish Museum, New York, NY (solo)
1982
Max Weber: American Modern, The Jewish MuseumJewish Museum, New York, NY (solo)
1980
National Collection of Fine Arts, Washington, DC (solo)
1975
All Media Exhibition, 1907–1956, Forum Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1969 - 1972
Bernard Danenberg Galleries, New York, NY (solo)
1968
University of California, Santa Barbara, CA; California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, CA; Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ; The Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego, San Diego, CA (solo)

Literature

1996
North, P. . Max Weber: Max Weber's women. New York: Forum Gallery, 1996
1991
North, P. Max Weber: the cubist decade, 1910-1920. Atlanta: High Museum of Art, 1991
1980
Rubenstein, D.R. Max Weber: a catalogue raisonné of his graphic work. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1980
1975
Werner, A. Max Weber. New York: Abrams, 1975