Katz, Alex

Vita

Timeline

  • 1927
  • Born July 24 in Brooklyn, New York.
  • 1928
  • Moves to St. Albans, Queens.
  • 1946-49
  • Studies at The Cooper Union, New York.
  • 1949-50
  • Studies at Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, Maine.
  • 1954
  • First one-person show at Roko Gallery, New York.
  • 1955
  • Makes first collages.
  • 1968
  • Moves to present home and studio in New York.
  • 1974
  • Alex Katz Prints, a traveling exhibition organized by The Whitney Museum of American Art.
  • 1986
  • Alex Katz, a traveling retrospective exhibition organized by The Whitney Museum of American Art.
  • 1988
  • Alex Katz: A Print Retrospective at the Brooklyn Museum of Art.
  • 1995
  • Alex Katz: American Landscape at Staatliche Kunsthalle, Baden-Baden, Germany.
  • 1996
  • Alex Katz at I.V.A.M. Centre Julio Gonzalez, Valencia, Spain.
  • Alex Katz: A Drawing Retrospective, a traveling exhibition at Munson-Williams Proctor Institute, Utica, New York.
  • Alex Katz Under the Stars: American Landscapes 1951-1995, organized by the Institute for Contemporary Art/P.S. 1 Museum.
  • 1998
  • Alex Katz: Twenty-Five Years of Painting at The Saatchi Collection, London, England, January 15 – April 12.
  • 1999
  • Alex Katz at Galleria Civica Di Arte Contemporanea, Trento, Italy, November – January.
  • 2000
  • Regarding Alex Katz at Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA, July 15 – September 10.
  • 2001
  • Alex Katz Small Paintings traveling exhibition organized by the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Addison Gallery of American Art, and the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art.
  • 2002
  • Alex Katz- In Your Face at Kunst-Und Ausstellungshalle Der Bundesrepublik, Bonn, Germany, May 9 – August 18.
  • 2003
  • Alex Katz – Cutouts at Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany, February 13 – April 27.
  • 2004
  • Alex Katz: Cartoons and Paintings at the Albertina Museum Vienna, Austria, December 16, 2004 – February 20, 2005.
  • 2005
  • Alex Katz at the Centro de Arte Contemporaneo, Malaga, Spain, March 4 – June 12.
  • Alex Katz‘ Collages at the Colby College Art Museum, Waterville, Maine, June 27 – September 28.
  • 2006
  • Alex Katz in Maine traveling exhibition organized by the Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland, Maine.
  • Alex Katz: The Sixties at PaceWildenstein Gallery, New York, NY, April 27 – June 17.
  • Alex Katz in European Collections at Langen Foundation, Neuss, Germany, September 3 – January 28.
  • Alex Katz Paints Ada 1957-2005 at The Jewish Museum, New York, NY, October 27, 2006 – March 18, 2007.
  • Alex Katz: Woodcuts and Linocuts at the Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville, Maine, October 12, 2006 – January 28, 2007.
  • 2007
  • Alex Katz: New York at the Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland, February 27 – May 20.
  • 2008
  • Alex Katz: Seeing, Drawing, Making traveling exhibition organized by The Gallery at Windsor, Vero Beach, Florida.
  • 2009
  • Alex Katz: An American Way Of Seeing traveling exhibition organized by the Sara Hildén Art Museum, Tampere, Finland; Musée Grenoble, Grenoble and the Museum Kurhaus Kleve, Kleve, Germany.
  • 2010
  • Alex Katz Portraits at The National Portrait Gallery, London, May 13 – September 21.
  • Alex Katz Prints at the Albertina, Vienna, May 28 – September 19.
  • Alex Katz: New Works at the Farnsworth Museum, Rockland, Maine, June 12 – December 31.
  • Alex Katz: Prints, Paintings, Cutouts at the Kunsthalle Würth, Schwäbisch Hall, Germany, October 5, 2010 – April 3, 2011.
    Luc Tuymans: A Vision of Central Europe in Bruge, Belgium, October 22, 2010 – January 23, 2011.
  • Alex Katz at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA, December 16, 2010 – December 11, 2011.
    2011
    Alex Katz at the Museum Ostwall, Dortmund, Germany, January 20, 2011 – April 9, 2012.
    Alex Katz: Naked Beauty at the Kestnergesellschaft Hanover, November 25, 2011 – February 5, 2012.
    2012
    Alex Katz: Give Me Tomorrow at the Tate St. Ives, May 19, 2012 – September 23, 2012
    and at the Turner Contemporary, Margate, October 6, 2012 – January 13, 2013.
  • Alex Katz: Maine/New York at Colby College Musem of Art, Maine. July 14, 2012 – December 30th 2012.
    2013
    Alex Katz: Landscapes at the Museum Haus Konstruktiv, Zurich, March 7, 2013 – May 12, 2013.
    Alex Katz: New York/ Maine  Museum der Moderne, Salzburg, March 9, 2013 – July 7, 2013.
    Alex Katz / Felix Valloton  Musée Cantonal des Beaux-Arts, Lausanne , March 23, 2013 – June 9, 2013.
    2014
    ARTIST ROOMS Alex Katz at the Tate Modern, London, April 26, 2014 – March 1, 2015.
    Alex Katz: Cartoons, Drawings, Paintings at the Albertina, Vienna, May 28, 2014 – Sept 29 2014.
    2015
    Alex Katz: This is Now, at the High Museum of Art, Atlanta, June 21, 2015 – September 26, 2015 and at the
    Guggenheim, Bilboa, October 23, 2015 – February 7th, 2016.
    Brand-New & Terrific: Alex Katz in the 1950’s at Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville, Maine, July 11, 2015 – October 18, 2015.
    Alex Katz at the Met, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, October 8, 2015 – June 26, 2016.
    2016
    Alex Katz: Quick Light at the Serpentine Gallery, London, June 2, 2016 – September 11, 2016.
    Alex Katz: Small Paintings at the Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockland, Maine, June 26, 2016 – August 17, 2016.
    2017
    Brand-New & Terrific: Alex Katz in the 1950’s at the Cleveland Museum of Art, April 30, 2017 – August 6, 2017.

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