William Steiger Catalogue
William Steiger
Chronology
1962
Born August 26th in Summit, New Jersey. Fourth child of Leonard and Eleanor Steiger.
 
1968
Steiger family moves to Chicago, Illinois area.
 
1978
Steiger family moves to San Francisco Bay area.
 
1986
BA in Art and Fifth-Year Certificate in Art, University of California at Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California.
Studies with Patrick Aherne, Hardy Hanson, Robert Poplack, Terry St. John, and Don Weygandt.
 
1989
MFA in Art, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut.
Studies with artists William Bailey, Frances Barth, Jake Berthot, and Mel Bochner, architect Frank Gehry, and filmmaker Michael Roemer.
 
Recipient of the Phelps Burdan Memorial Award for Distinction in Painting, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut.
 
1990
Moves to New York, New York.
Locates studio space in Dumbo area of Brooklyn, New York.
 
Begins exhibiting with Condeso Lawler Gallery, New York, New York.
 
Recipient of The Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Award.
 
Recipient of the Basil H. Alkazzi Travel Award, London, United Kingdom.
 
1991
Begins exhibiting with Hackett Freedman Gallery, San Francisco, California.
 
1995
Award recipient from the Art in Embassies Program, Washington, D.C.
 
1996
Relocates studio to Chelsea area of New York, New York.
 
1998
Begins exhibiting with Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia.
 
1999
Begins exhibiting with Margaret Thatcher Projects, New York, New York.
 
2004
Begins working with Pace Editions.
 
2006
Marries Molly Longnecker in New York City, November 18.
 
2008
Birth of son, August William, May 19.
 
2011
Major monograph William Steiger: Transport published by Hudson Hills Press.
 
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