Leon Golub Catalogue
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Leon Golub
Biography
1922
Born: Chicago, Illinois.
1942
University of Chicago, BA.
1949
School of the Art Institute of Chicago, BFA.
1950
School of the Art Institute of Chicago, MFA.
1954
Florsheim Memorial Prize, 61st American Exhibition, Art Institute of Chicago, 1954.
1960
Ford Foundation Grant, 1960.
1961
Honorable Mention, 2nd Interamerican Biennial, Academy of Fine Arts, Mexico City, 1961.
1962
Watson F. Blair Purchase Prize, 65th American Exhibition, Art Institute of Chicago, 1962.
1965
Tamarind Lithography Grant, Los Angeles, 1965.
1967
Cassandra Foundation Grant, 1967.
1968
Guggenheim Foundation Grant, 1968.
1973
American Academy of Arts and Letters, National Institute of Arts and Letters, 1973.
1977
School of the Art Institute of Chicago Video Data Bank, Interview Series with Kate Horsfield, 1977.
1982
Honorary Doctor of Fine Arts, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 1982 Christian & Mary Lindback Foundation Award, Rutgers University, 1982.
1983
The Mercenary Game, Alain d'Aix, Jean-Claude Burger, Morgan Laliberte Productions; InformAction & The Societe, The Radio Television du Quebec, 1983.
1986
William Bartels, Martin Cahn & Walter Campana Award, 75th American Exhibition, Art Institute of Chicago, 1986.
1987
State of the Art: Ideas & Images of the 1980ís, Program 5, TV Film Channel Four, London, England, 1987.
1988
Golub, Kartemquin Films, (Video) Chicago, IL, 1988
1989
Chicago Committee to Defend the Bill of Rights Award, 1989.
1992
Dickinson College Arts Award, 1992.
1994
War And Memory, Nancy Spero and Leon Golub: Retrospective at the American Center in Paris. Video documentary by Irene Sosa, music by A.E. McClelland, Paris, France, 1994.
1995
Doctor of Humane Letters, College of Saint Rose, Albany, New York, 1995.
1996
Hiroshima Art Prize (jointly with Nancy Spero), 1996.
1997
29th annual award (jointly with Nancy Spero) Cityarts, New York, 1997.
2004
Dies August 8th in New York City.
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