John Baeder Catalogue
John Baeder
Group Exhibitions
1973-1974
"Gray is the Color," Institute of Fine Arts, Rice University. Houston, Texas. October 19, 1973-January 19, 1974. 
 
1974
"Selections in Contemporary Realism," Akron Art Institute. Akron, Ohio. October 27-December 1, 1974. 
 
1975
"Realism," Edwin Ulrich Art Museum. Wichita, Kansas. 
 
"Realismus und Realität," Kunsthalle. Darmstadt, West Germany. May 24-July 6, 1975. 
 
"Richard Brown Baker Collects," Yale University. New Haven, Connecticut. April 24-June 22, 1975. 
 
"Watercolors and Drawings: American Realists," Louis K. Meisel Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
1976
"Signs of Life: Symbols of the American City," Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. February 26-September 30, 1976. 

"Contemporary Images in Watercolor," Akron Art Institute. Akron, Ohio. March 14-April 25, 1976.
Indianapolis Museum of Art. Indianapolis, Indiana. June 29-August 8, 1976.
Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester. Rochester, New York. October 1-November 14, 1976. 

 
"Contemporary Painting from Atlanta Collections," High Museum of Art. Atlanta, Georgia. April 24-May 30, 1976. 

"America as Art," National Collection of Fine Arts, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. April 30-November 7, 1976. 

 
"Recent Acquisitions," Denver Art Museum. Denver, Colorado. 
 
"Painting and Sculpture Today," Indianapolis Museum of Art. Indianapolis, Indiana. June 9-July18, 1976. 
 
1977
"New York on Paper," Whitney Museum of American Art. New York, New York. April 7-May 22, 1977. 
 
"New Realism," Jacksonville Art Museum. Jacksonville, Florida. 
 
"Watercolors and Drawings: American Realists," Louis K. Meisel Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"Master Watercolors," O.K. Harris Works of Art. New York, New York. 
 
"Three Printmakers," Graphics 1 & 2. Boston, Massachusetts. 
 
"Prints of the Seventies," Boston Museum of Fine Art. Boston, Massachusetts. September 10-December 4, 1977. 
 
Central Michigan University. Mt. Pleasant, Michigan. 
 
"Art ‘77," Root Art Center, Hamilton College. Clinton, New York. 
 
1978
"Current Work from New York," Slippery Rock State College. Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania. 
 
"Place, Product, Package," Cooper-Hewitt Museum, Smithsonian Institute. New York, New York. January 20-March 19, 1978. 
 
"Printmaking by Realists," Louis K. Meisel Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"Contemporary Mezzotints," Williams College Museum of Art. Williamstown, Massachusetts. April 1-30, 1978. 
 
"Landscape/Cityscape," Art Gallery, State University. Potsdam, New York. 
 
1979
"A Wider Scope of Realist Art," The Art Contact. Coconut Grove, Florida. 
Central Michigan University. Mt. Pleasant, Michigan. 
 
"Selected Realists," Thomas Segal Gallery. Boston, Massachusetts. 
North Texas State University. Denton, Texas. 
 
"America in the Seventies as Depicted by Artists in the Richard Brown Baker Collection," Meadow Brook Art Gallery, Oakland University. Rochester, Michigan. 
 
"Venturi & Rauch: Architecture in Everyday America," Kunstgewerbemuseum. Zurich, Switzerland. 
 
1980
"Directions in Realism," Danforth Museum. Framingham, Massachusetts. May 17-August 24, 1980. 
Ben Shahn Gallery, William Paterson College. Wayne, New Jersey. 
 
"Realism/Photorealism," Philbrook Art Center. Tulsa, Oklahoma. October 5-November 23, 1980. 
 
"Defining Illusion, American Art from 1970-1980," Indianapolis Museum of Art in Columbus, Indiana. 
 
1981
"Visions of New York City," Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Art. Tokyo, Japan. March 28-May 24, 1981. 
 
Proctor Art Center, Bard College. Annandale-on-Hudson, New York. 
 
1981-1982
"Real, Really Real, Superreal," San Antonio Museum. San Antonio, Texas. March 1-April 26, 1981. 
Indianapolis Museum of Art. Indianapolis, Indiana. May 19-June 28, 1981.
Tucson Museum of Art. Tucson, Arizona. July 19-August 26, 1981.
Museum of Art, Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. October 24, 1981-January 3, 1982. 
 
1981-1983
"Contemporary American Realism Since 1960," Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. September 18-December 13, 1981. 
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. Richmond, Virginia. February 1-March 28, 1982.
Oakland Museum. Oakland, California. May 6-July 25, 1982.
Gulbenkian Museum. Lisbon, Portugal.
Germanishes National Museum. Nuremberg, West Germany. 
 
1982
Sawhill Gallery, James Madison University. Harrisonburg, Virginia. 
 
1983
"The Architectural Impulse," Tweed Gallery. Plainfield, New Jersey. 
 
"Master Watercolors," O.K. Harris Works of Art. New York, New York. 
 
"O.K. Harris Artists," Eva Cohen Gallery. Highland Park, Illinois. 
 
Galerie Futura. Stockholm, Sweden. 
 
O.K. Harris West. Scottsdale, Arizona. 
 
"Contemporary Images: Watercolor 1983," Allen Priebe Gallery, University of Wisconsin. Oshkosh, Wisconsin. April 7-May 12, 1983. 
 
"Construction: Airport Commission," San Francisco International Airport. San Francisco, California. 
 
"Watercolor in America," Joseloff Gallery, Hartford Art School, University of Hartford. Hartford, Connecticut. 
 
"Urban Documents," Cooper-Hewitt Museum. New York, New York. May 10-September 4, 1983. 
 
"Thanking the Muse," Morgan Gallery. Kansas City, Missouri. 
 
1983-1984
"Painting New York," Museum of the City of New York. New York, New York. October 4, 1983-April 1, 1984. 
 
"Contemporary Works on Paper," Frumkin & Struve Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
1984
"From the Beginning," Pratt Manhattan Center Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"O.K. Harris Artists," Royal Palm Gallery. Palm Beach, Florida. 
 
"Compact Compact: Bungalows in Chicago," Chicago Historical Society. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"Photo Realist’s Photographs," Vision Gallery. Boston, Massachusetts. 
 
"Autoscape: The Automobile in the American Landscape," Whitney Museum of American Art, Fairfield County. Stamford, Connecticut. March 30-May 30, 1984. 
 
"Aspects of Contemporary American Realism," Jerald Melberg Gallery. Charlotte, North Carolina. 
 
"America Seen: Contemporary American Artists View America," Adams-Middleton Gallery. Dallas, Texas. June-September 1984. 
 
"Thirty-Five Artists," Morgan Gallery. Kansas City, Missouri. 
 
"New Acquisitions," Whitney Museum of American Art. New York, New York. 
 
"The Experience of Architecture," High Museum of Art. Atlanta, Georgia. 
 
1985
"Fortissimo! Thirty Years from the Richard Brown Baker Collection of Contemporary Art," Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design. Providence, Rhode Island. 
San Diego Museum of Art. San Diego, California.
Portland Art Museum. Portland, Oregon. 
 
"American Realism: The Precise Image," Isetan Museum of Art. Tokyo, Japan. July 25-August 19, 1985. 
Travelling Exhibition. 
 
"Realism: Contemporary Americans," Hooks-Epstein Galleries. Houston, Texas. 
 
1985-1986
"Views Across America," Organized by the Museum of Modern Art Advisory Service. New York, New York. 
Gannett Company. New York, New York.
Pfizer Inc. New York, New York. 
 
1985-1987
"American Realism: Twentieth Century Drawings and Watercolors from the Glenn C. Janss Collection," San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. San Francisco, California. November 7, 1985-January 12, 1986. 
Travelling Exhibition, including Madison Art Center. Madison, Wisconsin. July 26-September 20, 1987. 
 
1985-1988
"AdoRnmenTs," Bernice Steinbaum Gallery. New York, New York. December 10, 1985-January 4, 1986. 
Muscarelle Museum of Art. Williamsburg, Virginia.
Prichard Art Gallery, University of Idaho. Moscow, Idaho.
Amarillo Art Center. Amarillo, Texas.
Tampa Museum. Tampa, Florida.
University of Museum. Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Toledo Museum of Art. Toledo, Ohio.
Wake Forest University. Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
Boca Raton Museum of Art. Boca Raton, Florida.
Hunter Museum of Art. Chattanooga, Tennessee.
Arkansas Art Center. Little Rock, Arkansas.
Butler Institute of American Art. Youngstown, Ohio.
Lamont Gallery, Phillips Exeter Academy. Exeter, New Hampshire. 
 
1986
"Highlights of the Season," Helander Gallery. Palm Beach, Florida. 
 
"Architectural Images in Art," Fay Gold Gallery. Atlanta, Georgia. 
 
"Diner: An American Artform," Castle Gallery, College of New Rochelle. New Rochelle, New York. 
 
1987
"Mainstream America: The Collection of Phil Desind," The Butler Institute of American Art. Youngstown, Ohio. 
 
"Directors Choice," Tampa Museum of Art. Tampa, Florida. 
 
"Fifty-First National Midyear Exhibition," Butler Institute of American Art. Youngstown, Ohio. 
 
"The Hot Centre: Contemporary Art Selected By Ivan Karp," Norton Center for the Arts, Centre College. Danville, Kentucky. 
 
1987-1988
"Works On Paper," Modernism. San Francisco, California. 
 
1988
"Welcome Back: Painting, Sculpture and Works on Paper by Contemporary Artists from Indiana," Herron Gallery, Herron School of Art. Indianapolis, Indiana. 
 
"Tortue is O.K.," Tortue Gallery. Santa Monica, California. 
 
1989
"Georgia Collects," High Museum of Art. Atlanta, Georgia. January 24-March 6, 1989. 
Telfair Academy of Arts and Sciences. Savannah, Georgia. April 18-June 11, 1989. 
 
"New York: City By Day/City By Night," Gallery Henoch. New York, New York. 
 
"City Reflections," Levinson Kane Gallery. Boston, Massachusetts. 
 
1989-1990
"Trains and Planes: The Influence of Locomotion in American Painting," Sherry French Gallery. New York, New York. 
Roberson Center for the Arts and Sciences, Binghamton, New York.
National Academy of Sciences. Washington, D.C.
Evansville Museum of Art. Evansville, Indiana.
The Noyes Museum. Oceanville, New Jersey. 
 
1990
"Carsinart: The Automobile Icon," Pensacola Museum of Art. Pensacola, Florida. May 11-June 30, 1990. 
 
"Realist Watercolors," Palmer Museum of Art, Pennsylvania State University. University Park, Pennsylvania. June 3-August 5, 1990. 
 
"An Exhibit: From OK Harris Gallery New York," Zimmerman/Saturn Gallery. Nashville, Tennessee. 
 
"The Best of Nashville," Downtown Gallery. Nashville, Tennessee. 
 
1990-1991
"The Technological Muse," Katonah Museum of Art. Katonah, New York. November 11, 1990-February 3, 1991. 
 
1991
"New York Antiques Show: From Pilgrim To Pop," Sheraton Centre Hotel & Towers. New York, New York. 
 
"Perspectives on Realism: 1950-1991," Louis Stern Galleries. Beverly Hills, California. 
 
Schwartz, Constance, curator.  "In Sharp Focus: Super-Realism," Nassau County Museum of Art. Roslyn Harbor, New York. April 14-July 7, 1991. 
 
"Photorealism: The Early Years," Isidore Ducasse Fine Arts. New York, New York. September-December 1991. 
 
"Expressive Visions and Exquisite Images: Two Aspects of Art of the 80’s from the Richard Brown Baker Collection," Meadow Brook Art Gallery, Oakland University. Rochester, Michigan. October 6-November 17, 1991. 
 
"Get Real," North Miami Center of Contemporary Art. North Miami, Florida. 
 
"The Heart of America: The O.K. Harris Collection," Dada Building. Fukuoka City, Japan. 
 
1991-1992
"American Realism and Figurative Art: 1952-1990," Miyagi Museum of Art. Sendai, Miyagi, Japan. November 1-December 23, 1991. 
Sogo Museum of Art. Yokohama, Japan. January 29-February 16, 1992.
Tokushima Modern Art Museum. Tokushima, Japan. April 4-May 17, 1992.
Museum of Modern Art, Shiga, Japan.
Kochi Prefectural Museum of Folk Art. Kochi, Japan.
Japan Association of Art Museum. 
 
1992
"New York-City By Day/City By Night III," Gallery Henoch. New York, New York. 
 
"The Articulated Thumbprint," Boca Raton Museum of Art. Boca Raton, Florida. 
 
"A Tribute to Master Printer Mohammad Omer Khalil," Mary Ryan Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"Photorealism: From Nashville Collections," Cheekwood Fine Arts Center. Nashville, Tennessee. 
 
"New York Icons," Michael Ingbar Gallery of Architectural Art. New York, New York. 
 
"Fall Antiques Show Preview Benefit," Sponsored by The Museum of American Folk Art. Pier 92. New York, New York. 
 
"What’s New," Helander Gallery. Palm Beach, Florida. 
 
1993
"The Pet Show," Helander Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"In/Sight: Late 20th-Century Art at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts," Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. Richmond, Virginia. 
 
"Photorealism Since 1980," Louis Meisel Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"The 57th Annual National Midyear Exhibition," Butler Institute of American Art. Youngstown, Ohio. 
 
"About Face," Cheekwood Museum of Art. Nashville, Tennessee. 
 
1993-1994
"American Realism: The Urban Scene, Selections from the Glenn C. Janss Collection," Organized by Boise Art Museum. Boise, Idaho. 
Travelling Exhibition. 
 
1994
"Young Guns: East Coast Artists," Nevada Institute for Contemporary Art. Las Vegas, Nevada. 
 
"An American Vision: Photorealism Paintings," Margulies Taplin Gallery. Boca Raton, Florida. 
 
Arthur, John, curator.  "American Realism and Figurative Painting," Cline Fine Art Gallery. Santa Fe, New Mexico. May 27-August 18, 1994. 
 
1994-1995
"What’s For Dinner?," The Columbia Museum of Art. Columbia, South Carolina. 
 
1995
"Streets Seen: The Edifice Complex-New Works from O.K. Harris," Norton Center for the Arts, Centre College. Danville, Kentucky. 
 
"Contemporary Art by Indiana Artists: Selections from the Collection of the Indianapolis Museum of Art," Columbus Gallery, Indianapolis Museum of Art. Indianapolis, Indiana. 
 
"A Century of Art at Augustana College 1894-1995," Augustana College Art Gallery. Rock Island, Illinois. October 14-November 11, 1995. 
 
1996
"Ivan Karp: The Face of Contemporary Art, A Celebration of Forty Years of Fine Arts Dealership," Norton Center for the Arts, Centre College. Danville, Kentucky. 
 
"A Survey of Contemporary American Realism," Posco Gallery. Seoul, South Korea. 
 
"No Place Like Home: The House As a Motif in Contemporary Southern Art," ARTWALK at Lenox Square. The Promenade, Atlanta, Georgia. 
 
"Basic Ingredients: An Exhibition of Gallery Artists," Cumberland Gallery. Nashville, Tennessee. 
 
"urban/su/urban: Selected artists explore the human environment," Louis Stern Fine Arts. West Hollywood, California. 
 
"Small Packages," Cumberland Gallery. Nashville, Tennessee. 
 
1997
"Southern Expressions: Sudduth & Baeder," Blue Spiral I. Asheville, North Carolina. 
 
"Real, Is It? Modern & Contemporary Realism," Louis Stern Fine Arts. Los Angeles, California. 
 
"Get Real: Contemporary American Realism from the Seavest Collection," Duke University Museum of Art. Durham, North Carolina. April 4-June 6, 1997. 
 
1998
"Contemporary Works on Paper: 1938-1998," Keny Galleries. Columbus, Ohio. 
 
1999
"First Annual Realism Invitational," Jenkins Johnson Gallery. San Francisco, California. 
 
2000
"Urban Realism," Blains Fine Art. London, United Kingdom. 
 
"Celebrating 20 Years," Cumberland Gallery. Nashville, Tennessee. 
 
O.K. Harris Works of Art. New York, New York. 
 
"The Photorealists," Holmes Gallery, Center for the Arts. Vero Beach, Florida. 
 
"American Masterworks," Quincy Art Center. Quincy, Illinois. 
 
2001
"Third Annual Realism Invitational," Jenkins Johnson Gallery. San Francisco, California. 
 
"This is America: American Photorealists," Aarhus Kunstmuseum. Arhus, Denmark. September 1, 2001-November 25, 2001. 
 
"Collectors’ Cotillion: A Visual Debut," 80 Washington Square Galleries, New York University. New York, New York. 
 
2001-2002
"An Enduring Legacy: Art of the Americas from Nashville Collections," Frist Center for the Visual Arts. Nashville, Tennessee. April 8, 2001-March 10, 2002. 
 
2002
"In Context: Pattern in Contemporary Printmaking," David and Ruth Robinson Eisenberg Gallery, Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum. Rutgers, New Jersey. 
 
Chase, Linda, curator.  "Photorealism: The Liff Collection," Naples Museum of Art. Naples, Florida. Opened January 25, 2002. 
 
"Contemporary Realism V," M.A. Doran Gallery. Tulsa, Oklahoma. 
 
"As Real As It Gets: Super Realism and Photo-Realism from the Tucson Museum of Art and Private Collections," Tucson Museum of Art. Tucson, Arizona. closed August 18, 2002. 
 
"Vintage Photorealists," Bernaducci Meisel Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"Inside/Outside: A Group Show of Interiors and Landscapes," Cumberland Gallery. Nashville, Tennessee. 
 
2002-2003
"A Century of Progress: Twentieth Century Painting in Tennessee," Cheekwood Museum. Nashville, Tennessee. July 13-October 13, 2002. 
The West Tennessee Regional Art Center. Humboldt, Tennessee. October 26-December 30, 2002.
Knoxville Museum of Art. Knoxville, Tennessee. January 17-April 27, 2003.
Carroll Reece Museum, East Tennessee State University. Johnson City, Tennessee. May 12-August 3, 2003.
Morris Museum, Augusta, Georgia. August 23-November 9, 2003. 
 
2003
"Real Illusions: Contemporary Art from Nashville Collections," Frist Center for the Arts. Nashville, Tennessee. February 21-June 22, 2003. 

"Recent Acquisitions," Morris Museum. Augusta, Georgia. 

 
"Iperrealisti," Chiostro del Bramante. Rome, Italy. 
 
"Contemporary American Realism IV," M.A. Doran Gallery. Tulsa, Oklahoma. 
 
"Hyperrealismes USA 1965-1975," Musee d’Art Moderne et Contemporain de Strasbourg. Strasbourg, France. June 27-October 5, 2003. 
 
"Everything’s O.K. at O.K. Harris," Brevard Museum of Art and Science. Melbourne, Florida. 
 
2003-2004
Young, Dede, curator.  "Facing Reality: The Seavest Collection of Contemporary Realism," Neuberger Museum. Purchase, New York. September 14, 2003-February 15, 2004. 
 
2004
"Photorealism: Painting and Sculpture," Nassau County Museum of Art. Roslyn Harbor, New York. January 25-April 25, 2004. 
 
"Contemporary American Realism VII," M.A. Doran Gallery. Tulsa, Oklahoma. 
 
O.K. Harris Works of Art. New York, New York. 
 
"American Photorealism," Iwate Museum of Art. Iwate, Japan. 
Travelling exhibition in Japan. 
 
"What Eight Artists Collect," 80 Washington Square Galleries, New York University. New York, New York. 
 
2005
"Hyperrealistes Americains," Galerie Patrice Trigano. Paris, France. 
 
2006
"Counter Culture: The American Diner," Copia: The American Center for Wine, Food, & the Arts. Napa, California. 
 
"Realist Tendencies on Paper," The Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art, Northwestern University. Evanston, Illinois. 
 
2006-2007
"Photorealism: Cultural Icons," Jonathan Novak Contemporary Art. Los Angeles, California. 
 
2007
"National Contemporary Realism," M.A. Doran Gallery. Tulsa, Oklahoma. 
 
"I WANT Candy: The Sweet Stuff in American Art," Hudson River Museum. Yonkers, New York. June 16–September 2, 2007. 
 
"Photorealist Watercolors: The PieperPower Collection," Milwaukee Art Museum. Milwaukee, Wisconsin. July 14, 2007-October 14, 2007. 
 
"Works on Paper: Drawings and Paintings by OK Harris Artists," Art & Design Gallery, Andrews University. Berrien Springs, Michigan. November 8-28, 2007. 
 
2008-2009
"Shock of the Real: Photorealism Revisited," Boca Raton Museum of Art. Boca Raton, Florida. December 16, 2008-March 8, 2009. 
 
2009
"Works on Paper," O.K. Harris Works of Art. New York, New York. September 12-October 17, 2009. 
 
2010
Porter, Ron and Marilyn Murphy, curator.  "The Painter's Eye," Space 204, E. Bronson Ingram Studio Art Center, Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery. Nashville,Tennessee. February 20-April 6, 2010. 
 
"Gallery Collection," Thomas Paul Fine Art. Los Angeles, California. July 24-September 4, 2010. 
 
"Hyperealism," Galerie Rive Gauche. Paris, France. October 26-November 13, 2010. 
 
2011-2012
"Local Color: Photography in the South," Morris Museum of Art. Augusta, Georgia. November 12, 2011-January 29, 2012. 
 
2012
"Beyond Reality: Hyperrealism and American Culture," Vero Beach Museum of Art. Vero Beach, Florida. February 5-May 13, 2012. 
 
2012-2012
"BEYOND REALISM," Galerie de Bellefueille. Montreal, Canada. 09/08. 
 
2012-2013
"Everyday Things: Contemporary Works from the Collection," The Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design. Providence, Rhode Island. April 13, 2012-February 24, 2013. 
 
2013
"Illusions in Ink: Photorealist Prints," Allentown Art Museum of the Leighigh Valley. Allentown, Pennsylvania, USA. 5/26/13. 
 
"Permanent Collection," Colorado Museum of Art. Boulder, Colorado. USA. 
 
2013-2013
""Re-Imagine, Re-Invent"," Holden Luntz Gallery. Palm Beach, Florida, USA. 01/18/13. 
 
2013-2014
"Still Life: 1970s Photorealism," Yale University Art Gallery. New Haven, Connecticut, USA. 8/ 30 - 3/30. 
 
2014
Harmon-Meek Gallery. November 2, 2014 - November 21, 2014. 
 
"American Vernacular," Gallery One. Vincennes, Indiana, USA. November 15, 2014 - December 31, 2014. 
 
2014-2014
"Photorealism: The Everyday Illuminated," Jonathan Novak Contemporary Art. Los Angeles, California, USA. May 12 – August 15, 2014. 
 
2014-2015
Letze, Otto, curator.  "Hyperrealism 1967-2013," Museo de Bellas Artes. Bilbao, Spain. October 7, 2014-January 19, 2015. 
 
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