William McWillie Chambers III

Doris Emrick Lee

(American, 1905–1983)

blossom time by doris emrick lee

Doris Emrick Lee

Blossom Time, ca. 1970

cuban balcony by doris emrick lee

Doris Emrick Lee

Cuban Balcony, ca. 1947

helicopter by doris emrick lee

Doris Emrick Lee

Helicopter, 1948

reflections by doris emrick lee

Doris Emrick Lee

Reflections

the dove by doris emrick lee

Doris Emrick Lee

The Dove, 1952

Biography

Timeline

1905
Born: Aledo, IL
1927
Graduated from Rockford College, IL
1930
Attended the California School of Fine Arts in San Francisco, CA
1931
Moved permanently to Woodstock, NY
1932
Exhibited in the first Whitney Biennial exhibition
1935
Awarded the Logan Medal of the Arts from the Chicago Art Institute with her painting “Thanksgiving Dinner”
1936 - 1939
Invited to be a summer guest artist at the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center
1937
Painted two murals in the Main Post Office in Washington, DC and another in the Summerville, Georgia Post Office
1939
Invited to exhibit at the New York World's Fair
1943 - 1944
Invited as guest artist at Michigan State College in Lansing, MI

Exhibitions

1939
New York’s World Fair
1932
Whitney Biennial Exhibition
SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS:
Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY
the Art Institute of Chicago, IL
The Library of Congress, Washington, DC
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY