biografia di Helen FRANKENTHALER (1928-2011)

Personal data


Birth : 12/12/1928 - New York NY New York, United States
Death : 12/27/2011
Sex : F
Nationality/Affiliation : United States

Address

New York NY New York, United States

Representatives

Ameringer / Howard / Yohe – 41 East 57th Street – New York NY, United States
Ann Kendall Richards, Inc. – 157 East 74th Street – New York NY, United States
Craig F. Starr Associates – 30 East 85th Street – New York NY, United States
Fenton Fine Arts – 1420 Shady Oaks Lane – Fort Worth TX, United States
Flanders Contemporary Art – 1st Floor 400 1st Avenue N – Minneapolis MN, United States
Galerie Raab – Potsdamer Strasse 58 – Berlin, Germany
Gallery One – 121 Scollard Street – Toronto ON, Canada
Garner Tullis – 10 White Street – New York NY, United States
Greg Kucera Gallery – 212 Third Avenue S – Seattle WA, United States
HW Gallery – Naples FL, United States
John Szoke Editions – 591 Broadway – New York NY, United States
Jonathan Novak Contemporary Art – 1880 Century Park East Suite 100 – Los Angeles CA, United States
Kass / Meridian Gallery – 215 W Superior Street – Chicago IL, United States
Kukje Gallery – 59-1 Sokyuk-dong – Seoul, South Korea (Republic of Korea)
Marianne Friedland Gallery – 359 Broad Avenue South – Naples FL, United States
Meyerovich Gallery – 4th Floor 251 Post Street – San Francisco CA, United States
Robert Kidd Gallery – 107 Townsend Street – Birmingham MI, United States
Susan L. Halper Fine Art Inc. – 201 East 21st Street – New York NY, United States
Thomas Segal Gallery – The Inn at The Colonnade 4 West University Parkway – Baltimore MD, United States
Viviane Bregman Fine Art – New York NY, United States
Wolfryd / Selway Fine Art – 8678 Melrose Boulevard – West Hollywood CA, United States


Education

Brearley School – Riverdale NY, United States
The Dalton School – New York NY, United States
Pupil of / student of Rufino TAMAYO 鲁菲诺•塔马约 [ 1899-1991 ]
1949 :
Pupil of / student of Wallace HARRISON [ XX ]
1949 : Bennington College (BA) – Visual Arts – Bennington VT, United States
Pupil of / student of Paul FEELEY [ 1910-1966 ]
1950 :
Pupil of / student of Hans HOFMANN 汉斯•霍夫曼 [ 1880-1966 ]

Professional data


Work and Life

1967:Group Exhibition in the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington DC, USA
1958 – 1971:Wife of Artist Robert Motherwell, USA
During the 70s and 80s, Exhibitions in the Emmerich Gallery, New York NY, USA
Lives and works in New York NY, USA
Met Jackson Pollock, USA
Met Willem de Kooning, USA
Lives and works in Provincetown MA, USA


Prizes

1968

1968 : Annual Exhibition Prize of American Painting & Sculpture , Acrylic – Philadelphia PA, United States
Context: 163rd Annual Exhibition of American Painting & Sculpture (1968)
Awarded by : Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts – Philadelphia PA, United States


Medals

1972

1972 : Biennial International Grafica d’Arte , Gold Medal – Catania CT, Italy
Context: Third Biennial International Grafica d’Arte (1972)


Awards

1959

1959 : Biennale de Paris , 1er prix – Paris, France


Other professions

1967 : Trustee
Bennington College – Visual Arts – Bennington VT, United States

1970 : Professor
Princeton University – 185 Nassau Street – Princeton NJ, United States

1970 : Professor
Yale University – 149 Elm Street – New Haven CT, United States

1970 : Professor
Hunter College – City University of New York – New York NY, United States


Affiliated to an association

Calhoun Community College – Decatur AL, United States
National Institute of Arts and Letters – New York NY, United States
1968 : Yale University – 149 Elm Street – New Haven CT, United States

Work


Categorie and medium


Painting : Acrylic - Oil
Print-Multiple : Aquatint - Lithograph - Monotype - Serigraph - Stencil - Woodcut
Drawing-Watercolor : Gouache - Watercolour

Subject

abstraction/figuration

Movements and styles

Abstraction
Abstract Expressionism
American Abstraction 1910-1960
Colorfield
American Modernists

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

2003

New Paintings
Knoedler & Company – New York NY, United States
05/01/2003 – 07/18/2003

2002

NGA National Gallery of Australia – Canberra ACT, Australia
2002 – 01/27/2002

2001

Lighthouse series
Knoedler & Company – New York NY, United States
2001 – 01/12/2002

1975

Corcoran Gallery of Art – Washington DC, United States
1975

1951

Tibor De Nagy Gallery – New York NY, United States
1951

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

2004

sf6 San Francisco International Art Exposition
Fort Mason – San Francisco CA, United States
01/16/2004 – 01/19/2004
Represented by : Bobbie Greenfield Gallery – Bergamot Station B6 2525 Michigan Avenue – Santa Monica CA, United States

2003

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/04/2003 – 12/07/2003
Represented by : Bernard Jacobson Gallery – 6 Cork Street – London, United Kingdom

FIAC, n°30
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/09/2003 – 10/13/2003
Represented by : Bernard Jacobson Gallery – 6 Cork Street – London, United Kingdom

Art 34 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/18/2003 – 06/23/2003
Represented by : Bernard Jacobson Gallery – 6 Cork Street – London, United Kingdom

Art Chicago 2003
Navy Pier’s Festival Hall – Chicago IL, United States
05/09/2003 – 05/12/2003
Represented by : Pegram Harrison Fine Art – 3816 Rachel’s Glen – Bloomington IN, United States

2002

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/05/2002 – 12/08/2002
Represented by : Ameringer & Yohe Fine Art – 20 West 57th Street – New York NY, United States

Art 33 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/12/2002 – 06/17/2002
Represented by : Bernard Jacobson Gallery – 6 Cork Street – London, United Kingdom

2001

Art Basel Miami Beach: cancelled
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/13/2001 – 12/16/2001
Represented by : Galería Polígrafa – Balmes, 54 – Barcelona, Spain

Art Toronto 2001 – TIAF Toronto International Art Fair
MTCC Metro Toronto Convention Centre – Toronto ON, Canada
10/11/2001 – 10/15/2001
Represented by : Nikola Rukaj Gallery – 384 Eglinton Avenue West – Toronto ON, Canada

Art 32 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/13/2001 – 06/18/2001
Represented by : Bernard Jacobson Gallery – 6 Cork Street – London, United Kingdom

13th Annual Works on Paper
New York NY, United States
03/02/2001 – 03/04/2001
Represented by : Burton Marinkovich Fine Art – 1506 21st Street North West – Washington DC, United States

Art Miami, n° 11
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
01/18/2001 – 01/22/2001
Represented by : Buschlen Mowatt Galleries – Main Floor 1445 West Georgia Street – Vancouver BC, Canada

Artpalmbeach – 4th Modern & Contemporary Art Fair
International Pavilion of the Palm Beaches – West Palm Beach FL, United States
01/10/2001 – 01/15/2001
Represented by : Buschlen Mowatt Galleries – Main Floor 1445 West Georgia Street – Vancouver BC, Canada

2000

KUNSTKÖLN 2000 – Internationale Messe für Editionen, Art Brut, Kunst nach 1980
Messegelände Köln-Deutz – Cologne, Germany
04/01/2000 – 04/09/2000
Represented by : Remba Gallery – 462 North Robertson Boulevard – West Hollywood CA, United States

1998

ARCO – Feria Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo, n°17
Parque Ferial Juan Carlos I – Madrid, Spain
1998
Represented by : Galería Polígrafa – Balmes, 54 – Barcelona, Spain

1990

ARCO – Feria Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo
Madrid, Spain
02/08/1990 – 02/13/1990
Represented by : Heland Wetterling Gallery – Kungsträdgarden 3 – Stockholm, Sweden


Group exhibitions

2006

Women’s Work, Large Scale Paintings 1970-1990
Greenberg Van Doren – New York NY, United States
03/22/2006 – 04/15/2006

2001

Space, Abstraction and Freedom: Twentieth-Century Art from the Collection of Mary and Jim Patton
The Ackland Art Museum – Chapel Hill NC, United States
09/09/2001 – 11/11/2001

1972

Third Biennial International Grafica d’Arte
Catania CT, Italy
1972

70th American Exhibition
The Art Institute of Chicago – Chicago IL, United States
1972

Abstract Painting in the 70s
MFA Museum of Fine Arts – Boston MA, United States
1972

1969

New York Painting & Sculpture, 1940-1970
The Metropolitan Museum of Art – New York NY, United States
1969

1968

163rd Annual Exhibition of American Painting & Sculpture
Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts – Philadelphia PA, United States
1968

1964

Post Painterly Abstraction
LACMA Los Angeles County Museum of Art – Los Angeles CA, United States
1964 – 1965

159th Annual Exhibition of American Painting & Sculpture
Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts – Philadelphia PA, United States
1964

1961

American Abstract Expressionists & Imagists
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum – New York NY, United States
1961

1959

1ère Biennale de Paris
Musée d’Art Moderne de la ville de Paris – Paris, France
10/02/1959 – 10/25/1959

1958

Nature in Abstraction
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
1958

Bibliography (Selected)


On the artist


Books

1972

Helen Frankenthaler
Publisher: Abrams – United States
Author: Rose Barbara – United States
1972

1969

Helen Frankenthaler
Publisher: Praeger – United States
Author: Goossen Eugene C.
1969


Dictionaries

1999

Who Was Who in American Art 1564-1975 – 400 years of Artists in America
Publisher: Sound View Press – 859 Boston Post Rd. – Madison CT, United States
Director of publication: Falk Peter – 859 Boston Post Rd. – Madison CT, United States
1999
ISBN : 0932087558


Monographies

1988

Helen Frankenthaler, Paintings 1978-88
Publisher: Heland Wetterling Gallery – Kungsträdgarden 3 – Stockholm, Sweden
1988


Periodicals

2002

BOORSCH Suzanne – Breaking the Rules
in: Art on Paper p. 36
New York NY, United States
07/2002-08/2002

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