DEBORAH REMINGTON

The Deborah Remington Charitable Trust for the Visual Arts

 

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Deborah Remington 1930-2010

1930  Born June 25, Haddonfield, New Jersey

2010  Died April 21, Moorestown, New Jersey

 

EDUCATION

 

1955  BFA, California School of Fine Arts (became the San Francisco Art Institute in 1961)

 

SELECTED SOLO SHOWS

 

2018  Deborah Remington: The 90s. Kimmerich Gallery, Berlin. February 23-April 21

 

2016  Deborah Remington Drawings: 1949-2006. Parrasch/Heijnen Gallery, Los Angeles, California.

          Organized in collaboration with Jay Gorney. October 15–November 2.

 

          Deborah Remington: A Selection of Paintings and Drawings. Dennis Kimmerich Gallery,

          Berlin, Germany. Chicago Expo, Booth 718. September 22–-25

 

          Deborah Remington: 1972–1982. Organized in collaboration with Jay Gorney. Galerie

          Kimmerich, Berlin, Germany. February 27–April 23

 

2015  Deborah Remington: 1963–1983. Wallspace Gallery, New York, New York. June 26–August 7

 

2012  Deborah Remington: Selected Works from 1964–1975. David Richard Gallery,
          Santa Fe, New Mexico. June 29–August 11, 2012

 

2001  Mitchell Algus Gallery, New York, New York

 

1992  Galerie Darthea Speyer, Paris

 

1987  Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Los Angeles, California

 

1986  Jack Shainman Gallery, New York, New York

 

1985  Ianuzzi Gallery, Phoenix, Arizona

 

1984  Oakland Museum of Art, Oakland, California

          Adams-Middleton Gallery, Dallas, Texas

          Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, California

          Main Gallery, San Jose State University, San Jose, California

 

1983  Ramon Osuna Gallery, Washington, D.C.

          Newport Harbor Art Museum, Newport Beach, California

 

1982  Mary Ryan Gallery, New York, New York

 

1980  Bonfoey Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio

 

1979  Michael Berger Gallery, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

 

1978  Art Gallery, Miami Dade Community College, South Campus, Miami, Florida

 

1977  Hamilton Gallery, New York, New York

          Portland Center for the Visual Arts, Portland, Oregon

          UMKC Gallery of Art, University of Missouri, Kansas City, Missouri

 

1976  Pyramid Gallery, Washington, D.C.

          Zolla-Lieberman Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

 

1974  Bykert Gallery, New York, New York

          Brooke Alexander, Inc., New York, New York

          Michael Berger Gallery, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

 

1973  Pyramid Gallery, Washington, D.C.

          Galerie Darthea Speyer, Paris

 

1972  Bykert Gallery, New York, New York

 

1971  Gallerie Darthea Speyer, Paris

          Obelisk Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts

 

1969  Bykert Gallery, New York, New York

 

1968  Galerie Darthea Speyer, Paris

 

1967  Bykert Gallery, New York, New York

 

1965  Dilexi Gallery, San Francisco, California

 

1964  San Francisco Museum of Art, San Francisco, California

 

1963  Dilexi Gallery, San Francisco, California

 

1962  Dilexi Gallery, San Francisco, California

 

SELECTED GROUP SHOWS

 

2018  Difference Engine, curated by Tina Kukielski and Cory Arcangel, Lisson Gallery,

          New York, June 28–August 10, 2018.

 

          Class Reunion. Works from the Gaby and Wilhelm Schurmann Collection, Museum Modener Kunst

          Stiftung Ludwig, Vienna, Austria. June 23, 2018 – November 11, 2018.

 

          Beyond Boundaries: Feminine Forms, curated by Laurel McLaughlin and Mechella Yezernitskaya,

          Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, September 28, 2017–January 28, 2018;

          Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, September 15, 2017–March 18, 2018.

2017  Jean Conner, Wally Hedrick, Deborah Remington and Frank Williams, Karma Gallery, New York,

          November 12–December 22, 2017.

 

          Sunlight arrives only at its proper hour, curated by Mitchell Algus and Olivia Shao, 356 South

          Mission, Los Angeles, June 3–July 30, 2017.

 

          The Coffins of Paa Joe and the Pursuit of Happiness, Jack Shainman Gallery, Kinderhook,

          New York,

          June 24, 2017–March 1, 2018.

 

          Masterclass: Major Works from the Twentieth Century, George Adams/Pavel Zoubok, New York,

          March 2–April 8, 2017.

 

2016  Women of Abstract Expressionism, Denver Art Museum, Denver, Colorado, June 12–September 25,

          2016. Traveled to Mint Museum, Charlotte, North Carolina, October 22, 2016–January 22, 2017;

          Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, California, February 18–May 28, 2017.

 

2015  Is/Isn’t: Art on the Verge of Abstraction, George Adams Gallery, New York, New York, December 8,

          2015–February 29, 2016.

 

          Expanding Perceptions: Deborah Remington, Beverly Pepper, and Jack Goldstein, Marlborough

          Chelsea, New York, New York, October 30, 2015–December 23, 2016.

 

          Transcendence: Abstraction & Symbolism in the American West, Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of

          Art, Logan, Utah, September 23, 2015¬–December 10, 2016.

 

          Tamarind Institute and the Rebirth of Lithography. Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois at

          Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, Illinois, August 28–December 12, 2015

 

          Frieze New York, Wallspace Gallery, New York, New York, May 14–17, 2015.

 

          Metro Show NYC, David Richard Contemporary, Santa Fe, New Mexico, January 22–25, 2015.

 

2014  A Drawing Show, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York, New York, October 4–November 29, 2014.

         
          Fertile Ground: Art and Community in California, Oakland Art Museum, Oakland, California,

          September 20, 2014–April 12, 2015.

 

          The Avant-Garde Collection. Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, California,

          September 7, 2014–January 4, 2015.

 

          Gesture Then and Now: The Legacy of Abstract Expressionism, David Richard Gallery, Santa Fe,

          New Mexico, January 24–March 23, 2014.

 

          Metro Show, NYC, David Richard Contemporary, Santa Fe, New Mexico, January 22–26, 2014.

 

2013  Holiday Group Show, David Richard Contemporary, Santa Fe, New Mexico, December 2013.

 

          Metro Show, NYC, David Richard Contemporary, Santa Fe, New Mexico, January 24–27, 2013.

 

2012  Abstract Expressionism, David Richard Contemporary, Santa Fe, New Mexico,

          October 5–December 12, 2012.

 

2011  Bay Area Abstraction: 1945–1965, David Richard Contemporary, Santa Fe, New Mexico,

          November 11–December 31, 2011.

 

          Bella Pacifica: Bay Area Abstraction 1946–1963, Nyehaus Gallery, New York, New York,

          January 11–February 5, 2011.

 

2010  Psychedelic: Optical & Visionary Art Since the 1960s, San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio,

          Texas, March 13–August 1, 2010. Traveled to Telfair Museum of Art in Savannah, Georgia,

          March 4–May 30, 2011.

 

2008  The Artist’s Mark: Then and Now, Sirolli Fine Art, New York, New York, March 17–April 12, 2008.

          Printed in Omaha: A Retrospective Exhibition of the UNO Print Workshop, University of Nebraska at

          Omaha, Nebraska, February 29–April 5, 2008.

 

2007  Paths to the Press: Printmaking and American Women Artists 1910–1960, Mary & Leigh Block

          Museum of Art, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, September 23–December 11, 2005.

          Traveled to Marion Koogler McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, Texas, January 31–April 2, 2006;

          Louisiana State University Museum of Art, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, July 22, 2006–January 7,

          2007; Mariana Kistler Beach Museum of Art, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas, October

          21–December 18, 2007; and the Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery, Columbia University,

          New York, New York, January 23–March 28, 2008.

 

          The Abstract Impulse: Fifty Years of Abstraction at the National Academy 1956–2006, National

          Academy Museum, New York, New York, September 18, 2007–January 6, 2008.

 

          182nd Annual Exhibition, National Academy Museum, New York, New York, May 16–June 24, 2007.

 

2005  Disegno, 180th Annual Exhibition. National Academy Museum, New York, May 25–July 3, 2005.

 

2004  Contemporary Prints from the Collection, National Academy of Design Museum, New York,
          New York, July 2–September 26, 2004.

 

2003  178th Annual Exhibition, National Academy of Design Museum, New York, New York, May 2–
          June 15, 2003.

 

2002  Parallels and Intersections: Art/Women/California, 1950–2000, San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose,

          California, June 29–October 22, 2002.

 

2001  The Stamp of Impulse: Abstract Expressionist Prints. Worcester Art Museum, Worcester,

          Massachusetts, April 21–June 17, 2001. Traveled to Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio,

          November 18, 2001–January 27, 2002; Amon–Carter Museum, Fort Worth, Texas, March 2–

          May12, 2002; and the Mary & Leigh Block Museum of Art  Evanston, Illinois, January 16–
          March 16, 2003.

 

2000  Reconstructing Abstraction, Mitchell Algus Gallery, New York, New York, April 12–May 13, 2000.

          
          Armory Show, Mitchell Algus Gallery, New York, New York, February 24–28, 2000.

 

          175th Annual Exhibition, National Academy Museum, New York, New York, February 9 –
          March 26, 2000.

 

1994  The Print Club of Cleveland Publication Prints 1924–1994: 75th Anniversary Exhibition, Cleveland

          Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio, March 9–June 26, 1994.

 

1993  Trieannale des Ameriques, Maubeuge, France, April 24–June 30, 1993.

 

1990  The 6 Gallery 1954–1957, Natsoulas Noveloso Gallery, Davis, California, January 12–

          February 28, 1990.

 

1989  41st Annual Purchase Exhibition, American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, New York,

          New York, November 13–December 10, 1989.

 

          The Question of Drawing, South Campus Art Gallery, Miami Dade College, Miami, Florida, January

          6–February 6, 1989. Traveled to Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, Indiana, July 22–

          September 10, 1989; University Art Gallery, Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana, September 24–

          October 29, 1989; Gallery of Fine Arts, Edison Community College, Fort Myers, Florida, November

          10–December 22, 1989; University Art Gallery, University of the South, Sewanee, Tennessee,

          January 22–March l, 1990; and Pensacola Museum of Art, Pensacola, Florida, May 11–

          June 22, 1990.

 

1988  40th Annual Purchase Exhibition, American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, New York,

          November 14–December 11, 1988.

 

          Fall Invitational. The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, Connecticut, September 26,

          1987–January 3, 1988.

 

1987  39th Annual Purchase Exhibition, American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, New York,

          November, 16–December 13, 1987.

 

1985  American Art: American Women, Stamford Museum, Stanford, Connecticut, December 15, 1985–

          February 23, 1986.

 

1984  The Dilexi Years: 1958–1970, Oakland Museum of Art, Oakland, California, October 13–

          December 16, 1984.

 

          La part des femmes dans l’art contemporain, Gallery Municipale, Ville de Vitry-Sur-Seine,

          France, March 1984.

 

1981  LIS ’81: International Exhibition of Drawings, National Gallery of Modern Art, Lisbon, Portugal,

          October, 30–November 30, 1981.

 

          The New Spiritualism: Transcendent Images in Painting and Sculpture, Oscarsson Hood Gallery,

          New York, New York, September 9–26, 1981. Traveled to Jorgensen Gallery, University of

          Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, November 16–December 13, 1981; and Robert Hull Fleming

          Museum, The University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont, February 4–March 29, 1982.

 

         New Dimensions in Drawing, Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, Connecticut,

          May 2–September 6, 1981.

 

1977  New in the 70’s, University Art Museum, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, August 21–

          September 25, 1977.

 

          41st Annual National Mid-Year Show, Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio, July 2–

          August 28, 1977.

 

          Drawings of the 70’s, The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, March 9¬–May 1, 1977.

 

1976  Three Artists: Three Viewpoints, Museum of North Texas State University, Denton, Texas,

          September 24–October 14, 1976.

 

          Painting and Sculpture in California: The Modern Era, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San

          Francisco, California, September 3¬–November 21, 1976. Traveled to National Collection of Fine

          Arts, Washington, D.C., May 20–September 11, 1977.

 

          Drawing Today in New York, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana September 2–23, 1976.

          Traveled to Rice University, Houston, Texas, October 8–November 19, 1976; Southern Methodist

          University, Dallas, Texas, January 10–February 16, 1977; University of Texas at Austin, Austin,

          Texas, February 27–March 11, 1977; Oklahoma Arts Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, April 15–

          May 15, 1977; and Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, Ohio, June 3–August 21, 1977.

 

          Drawing Now: 10 Artists, SoHo Center for Visual Arts, New York, New York, June 3–26, 1976.

          American Artists ’76: A Celebration, Marion Koogler McNay Art Institute, San Antonio, Texas, May

          23–July 31, 1976.

 

1975  Painting Endures, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, Massachusetts, May 2–June 23, 1975.

          Image, Color, and Form: Recent Paintings by Eleven Americans, Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo,   \

          Ohio, January 12–February 9, 1975.

 

1974  71st American Exhibition, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, June 15–August 11, 1974.

          Woman’s Work: American Art, Museum of the Philadelphia Civic Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania,

          April 28–May 26, 1974.

 

1973  A Period of Exploration: San Francisco, 1945–1950. Oakland Museum, Oakland, California,

          September 4–November 4, 1973.

 

1971 Drawings by New York Artists, Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City, Utah, November 28, 1970–

         January 12, 1971. Traveled to Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington,

         March 3–26, 1972; University Art Collection, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, May 10–

         June 12, 1972; and Georgia Museum of Art, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, July 2–

         August 6, 1973.

 

1970 L’art vivant aux États-Unis, Fondation Maeght, Saint-Paul-de-Vence, France, July 16–

         September 30, 1970.

 

          American Painting 1970, Virginia Museum, Richmond, Virginia, May 4–June 7, 1970.

 

          Painting and Sculpture Today, Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana, April 21–June 1, 1970.

 

1968  Art on Paper. Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, North Carolina,

         November 17–December 18, 1968

 

         The Art of Organic Form, Museum of Natural History, Washington, D.C., June 15–July 31, 1968.

 

          Art Vivant 1965–1968, Fondation Maeght, Saint-Paul-de-Vence, France, April 13–June 30, 1968.

 

1967  University of Illinois Biennial, Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign,

          Illinois, March 5–April 9, 1967.

 

1966  2ème Salon International des Galeries Pilotes, Musée Cantonal des Beaux-Arts, Palais de Rumine,

          Lausanne, Switzerland, June 12–October 2, 1966.

 

          Recent Acquisitions, Whitney Museum, New York, New York, April 20–May15, 1966.

 

1965  Whitney Museum Painting Annual, New York, New York, December 8, 1965–January 30, 1967.

          Also exhibited in the Annual in 1967 and 1972.

 

         Art ’65: Lesser Known and Unknown Painters: Young American Sculpture—East to West, American

          Express Pavilion, New York World’s Fair, New York, April 19–October 17, 1965.

 

          Some Aspects of California Painting and Sculpture, La Jolla Museum, La Jolla, California,

          February 28–April 11, 1965.

 

1962  Drawings from West Coast America, Auckland Museum, New Zealand, October 1962.

 

1956  San Francisco Museum of Art Painting Annual, San Francisco, California, March 29–May 6, 1956.

          Also exhibited in the Annual in 1960, 1961, 1963, 1964, and 1965.

 

 

SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

 

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts, San Francisco, California

Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts

Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

Auckland Museum, Auckland, New Zealand

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, University of California, Berkeley, California

Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Paris

Boymans Museum, Rotterdam, Holland

Bryn Mawr College Art Gallery, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania

Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio

Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Centre d’Art et de Culture Georges Pompidou, Paris

Charles & Dorothy Clark Collection

Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio

Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, Ohio

Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, Delaware

Denver Art Museum, Denver, Colorado

Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, Indiana

Grunwald Center for the Graphic Arts, Fine Arts Museum, University of California, Los Angeles

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, Indiana

Jersey City Museum, Jersey City, New Jersey

Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois, Champagne, Illinois

Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York

Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Museum of Art, Indianapolis, Indiana

Museum of Art, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico

Museum of Contemporary Art, La Jolla, California

National Academy of Design, New York, New York

New York Public Library, New York, New York

Newport Harbor Art Museum, Newport Beach, California

Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art, Logan, Utah

Oakland Museum of Art, Oakland, California

Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Phoenix Museum of Art, Phoenix, Arizona

Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art, Gainesville, Florida

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, California

Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C.

The State Museum of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, Ohio

University of Texas-Pan American’s Permanent Collection, Austin, Texas

Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, Connecticut

Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, North Carolina

Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York

Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, Massachusetts

 

AWARDS

 

Archives of American Art Interviews, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., 2004

National Academy of Design, New York, Benjamin Altman Prize for Painting, 178th Annual Exhibition, 2003

Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant, 1999

Elected to the National Academy of Design, 1999

American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, Hassam, Speicher, Betts, and Symons Purchase Fund, 1988

Guggenheim Fellowship, 1984

National Endowment Fellowship, 1979

Tamarind Fellowship, Artist-in-Residence, Fall 1973

Archives of American Art Interviews, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., 1972

 

On Creativity “The forms I invent become the natural elements of a landscape of an interior world, and it is towards a more intense awareness of that world and an increasingly sensitive depiction of that landscape that I work.” — Deborah Remington

 

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