Richard Diebenkorn

(American, 1922–1993)

cup, saucer, fork, and knife by richard diebenkorn

Richard Diebenkorn

Cup, Saucer, Fork, and Knife, 1965

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Richard Diebenkorn

Seated Nude, 1965

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Richard Diebenkorn

Seated Woman Drinking from a Cup, 1965

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Richard Diebenkorn

Seated Woman on Sofa, 1965

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Biography

Timeline

1922
Born in Portland, OR
1924
Family moved to San Francisco Bay Area.
1940
Attended Stanford University, Stanford, CA
1943 - 1945
Served in the US Marine Corps.
1943
Studied at University of California, Berkeley, CA
1946
California School of Fine Arts, San Francisco, CA
1947 - 1950
Lived in Sausalito, CA and taught at California School of Fine Arts.
1949
BA, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
1950 - 1951
MFA, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
1953
Began Berkeley series of abstract expressionist paintings.

Exhibitions

2013
Yes, No, Maybe, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
Ab-ex / Re-con: Abstract Expressionism Reconsidered, Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbor, NY
Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA
New Voices, Gallery Bergelli, Larkspur, CA
The Intimate Diebenkorn: Drawings 1949- 1992 (solo). Organized with the College of Marin and circulated by the Richard Diebenkorn Foundation Curated by Chester Arnold
Traveled to:
the Fine Arts Gallery, College of Marin, Kentfield, CA
Natalie & James Thompson Art Gallery, San Jose Sate University, San Jose, CA
Katzen Arts Center, American University, Washington D.C
Sanoma Valley Museum of Art, Sonoma, CA
Montana Museum of Art & Culture, The University of Montana, Missoula, MT
Richard Diebenkorn: The Berkeley Years, 1053-1966 (solo), Organized by the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco and the Palm Springs Art Museum, Curated by Timothy Anglin Burgard and Steven Nash
Traveled to:
M. H. de Young Memorial Museum, San Francisco, CA
Palm Springs Art Museum
2012
Richard Diebenkorn: The Ocean Park Series.
Traveled to:
Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA
Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
Richard Diebenkorn: Prints 1961-1992, Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York City, NY
2011 - 2012
The Ocean Park Series (solo),
Traveled to:
Modern Art Museum of Forth Worth, Fort Worth, TX
Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA
Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
2010
Richard Diebenkorn: Paintings and Drawings 1949-1955, Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York, NY (catalogue)

Public Collections

Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC
Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
Brooklyn Museum, New York, NY

Literature

2006
Richard Diebenkorn: Paintings and Drawings on Paper. Milan, Italy: Galleria Lawrence Rubin, 2006 (catalogue)
2004
Starr Figura. Richard Diebenkorn: Prints 1948-1993. New York, NY: Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY, 2004 (catalogue)
1999
Stephen Nash. Richard Diebenkorn: From Nature to Abstraction. San Francisco, CA: Campbell-Thiebaud Gallery, 1999 (catalogue)