Lynn Chadwick

(British, 1914–2003)

beast vii by lynn chadwick

Lynn Chadwick

Beast VII, 1956

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Lynn Chadwick

Two Standing Figures, 1958

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Biography

Timeline

1914
Born in Barnes, UK
1933 - 1939
Trained as an architectural draughtsman
1941 - 1944
Pilot in Fleet Air Arm, Royal Navy
1944 - 1949
Returned to work for architect Rodney Thomas, London
1947 - 1952
Produced textile, furniture, and architectural designs
1947
First mobile shown at Building Trades Exhibition
1949
Small mobile for the window of Gimpel Fils, London, as part of a mixed exhibition
1950
First one-man show at Gimpel Fils, London
1953
One of the 12 semi-finalists for The Unknown Political Prisoner International Sculpture Competition
1956
Won the International Prize for Sculpture, XXVIII Biennale, Venice

Exhibitions

2007
Lynn Chadwick: Prints and Maquettes, Gallery Pangolin, Gloucestershire (solo)
2006
Beaux Arts, London (solo)
Osborne Samuel, London (solo)
2005
Celebrating Chadwick, The Museum in the Park, Gloucestershire (solo)
2004
Canary Wharf, Osborne Samuel Gallery, London (solo)
Lynn Chadwick 1914 - 2003, Dexia, Luxembourg curated by Gallery Pangolin (solo)
2003
Coming from the Dark, Gallery Pangolin, Gloucestershire (solo)
Tate Britain, Duveen Galleries, London (solo)
2002
Buschlen Mowatt Gallery, Palm Desert, California (solo)
Tasende Gallery, Los Angeles, California (solo)

Public Collections

Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield, UK
Instituto de Artes Contemporaneas, Lima, Peru
The Berardo Collection, Lisbon, Portugal
South African National Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa
Musée National d’Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
Musée Rodin, Paris, France
Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin
Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
Tel Aviv Museum, Tel Aviv, Israel
Jerusalem Foundation, Jerusalem, Israel

Literature

Lynn Chadwick, in Artists of Our Time, Herbert Read, Künstler Unserer Zeit, IV, Bodensee-Verlag, Amriswil, Switzerland, 2nd edn. 1960
Lynn Chadwick, Judith Collins; Intro. by Eva Chadwick, Ruder Finn Press Inc, New York, 2006
Lynn Chadwick,Dennis Farr, Tate, London, 2004
Lynn Chadwick, Osborne Samuel, London, 2004
Chadwick, Edward Lucie- Smith, Lypiatt Studio, 1997
Lynn Chadwick, Dennis Farr, Museum of Modern Art, Saitama, Kyoto & Hakone Open-Air Museum; 1991
Lynn Chadwick, Sculpture 1951-1991, Andrew Causey, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, 1991
Lynn Chadwick. Sculptor. A Complete Illustrated Catalogue 1947-1988, Dennis Farr & Eva Chadwick, Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1990
Lynn Chadwick: The Sculptor and His World, Nico Koster & Paul Levine, SMD Informatief Spruyyt, Van Mantgem & De Does, Leiden, 1988
Lynn Chadwick, in Art in Progress, Alan Bowness, Methuen, London, 1962