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Kimber Smith

American (1922-1981)

Kimber Smith
Egyptian Rose Garden, 1976
Acrylic on canvas
68 x 65 inches


Biography


SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

Exhibitions
2011 The Winged Life, Graham Gallery, New York (solo)
2004 Kunstmuseum Winterthur, Switzerland; traveled to
Josef Albers Museum, Bottrop, Germany
2000 Gregory Gallery, New York, New York
1999 Gregory Gallery, New York, New York
1998 Gregory Gallery, New York, New York (catalog)
1998 Des Américains à Paris 1950/1965, Fondation Château de Jau,
Cases-de-Pène, France
1997 Gregory Gallery, New York, New York
1997 Galerie Renée Ziegler, Zurich, Switzerland (solo)
1996 Gregory Gallery, New York, New York
1996 Galerie Jean Fournier, Paris, France (solo)
1995 Works on Paper, Gallery Peccolo, Livorno, Italy (solo)
1995 Gregory Gallery, New York, New York (solo)
1991 Luise Ross Gallery, New York, New York (solo)
1991 Douglas Drake Gallery, New York, New York
1989 Luise Ross Gallery, New York, New York (solo)
1988 Modern American Painting, American Embassy, London, England
1988 Collection Sanderberg, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1988 Luise Ross Gallery, New York, New York
1988 American Cultural Center, Paris, France
1988 New York Scene, New London Gallery, London, England
1988 Lefevre Gallery, New York, New York
1987 Collection Dotremont, Galerie Les Quatres Saisons, Paris, France
1987 Studio Paul Facchetti, Paris, France
1987 American Cultural Center, Paris, France
1987 Galerie Bateau, Paris, France
1987 Galerie Lawrence, Paris, France
1987 Image to Abstraction - the 50s, Luise Ross Gallery, New York, New York
1986 Vitalita Nell'Arte, Palazzo Grassi, Venice, Italy; traveled to
Kunsthalle Recklinghausen, Recklinghausen, Germany;
Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
1986 Galerie Le Zodiaque, Brussels, Belgium
1985 Galerie Klipstein & Kornfeld, Bern, Switzerland
1985 Carnegie International, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1985 American Cultural Center, Paris, France
1985 Die Neue Amerikanische Malerei, Basel, Switzerland
1985 Salon de Mai, Paris, France
1985 Salon des Realités Nouvelles, Paris, France
1985 Works on Paper, Turske & Turske, Zurich, Switzerland
1984 Galerie Knoedler, Zurich, Switzerland (solo)
1983 Galerie Knoedler, Zurich, Switzerland
1981 Elkon Gallery, New York, New York (solo)
1980 Elkon Gallery New York, New York (solo)
1979 Galerie Renée Ziegler, Zurich, Switzerland (solo)
1979 Elkon Gallery, New York (solo)
1978 A Collection, Marcelin Pleynet, Paris, France
1978 Elkon Gallery, New York, New York (solo)
1977 Galerie Renée Ziegler, Zurich, Switzerland (solo)
1976 Association Musee d'Art Moderne, Geneva, Switzerland
1975 Caldwell Gallery, New York, New York (solo)
1975 Galerie Renée Ziegler, Zurich, Switzerland (solo)
1975 Galerie Ziegler S.A., Geneva, Switzerland (solo)
1974 Galerie Handschin, Basel, Switzerland (solo)
1973 André Emmerich, New York, New York (solo)
1973 Galerie Renée Ziegler, Zurich, Switzerland (solo)
1973 Benson Gallery, East Hampton, New York (solo)
1972 University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
1971 Guggenheim Fellowship, New York, New York (solo)
1970 Parrish Art Museum, South Hampton, New York
1967 Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, Ohio (solo)
1966 10 Amerikaner aus Paris, Amerika-Haus Berlin, Germany
1966 Kunstverein Kassel, Kassel, Germany
1965 Kunstverein Kassel, Kassel, Germany
1965 Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, Ohio (solo)
1965 Galerie Hilt, Basel, Switzerland (solo)
1964 Premio Marzotto, Italy, Germany, Holland, England, France
1964 La Peau de L'Ours, Kunsthalle, Basel, Switzerland
1964 50's & 60's, Salon de Mai, Paris, France
1963 Lefevre Gallery, New York, New York
1963 2 Americans/6 Swiss, Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, St. Gallen, Switzerland
1963 Galerie Renée Ziegler, Zurich, Switzerland (solo)
1963 Galerie Lawrence, Paris, France (solo)
1962 Kunstverein, Dusseldorf, Germany (solo)
1962 Recherches '62, Centre Culturel Americain, Paris, France
1962 Oeuvres Graphiques, Kornfeld & Klipstein, Bern, Switzerland
1962 Galerie Lawrence, Paris, France (solo)
1961 Galerie Nächst St. Stephan, Vienna, Austria (solo)
1961 Galerie Handschin, Basel, Switzerland (solo)
1960 Galerie Lawrence, Paris, France (solo)
1959 Peridot Gallery, New York, New York (solo)
1958 Galerie Kornfeld, Bern, Switzerland (solo)
1956 Galerie Stadler, Paris, France
1954 Peridot Gallery, New York, New York (solo)
1954 The New Gallery, New York, New York (solo)
1951 The New Gallery, New York, New York
1951 Young Painters, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York

Public Collections
Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Musée d’Art Moderne, Geneva, Switzerland
University of Kentucky Art Museum, Lexington, Kentucky
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California
Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton, New York
The Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, Ohio
Musée des Beaux-Arts, Reims, France
Kunstmuseum St Gallen, St. Gallen, Switzerland
Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien, Vienna, Austria
Kunstmuseum Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland
Kunsthaus Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland

Selected Press


ARTFORUM, October, 2011
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Goings On About Town: Kimber Smith, The New Yorker
June 2011
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Kimber Smith: Paintings and Works on Paper, By Anne Doran for Time Out New York
June 2, 2011
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Provisional Painting, Raphael Rubinstein for Art in America
May 2009
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