Greenspon

Gene Beery

Born 1937 in Racine, Wisconsin. Lives and works in Sutter Creek, California.

 

Education

University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Layton School of Art, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Arts Student League, New York, New York

 

Solo Exhibitions

2013

Early Paintings / Later Photographs, Algus Greenspon, New York, New York

2010

Algus Greenspon Gallery, New York, New York

1999

Mitchell Algus Gallery, New York, New York

1997

Mitchell Algus Gallery, New York, New York

1979

Matrix 55, Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, Connecticut

1970

Quay Gallery, San Francisco, California

1963

Alexander Iolas Gallery, New York, New York

 

Group Exhibitions

2016

The Silo, curated by Raphael Rubenstein, Garth Greenan Gallery, New York, New York

2015

 

2014

I Dropped the Lemon Tart, Lisa Cooley, New York, New York

June, Simone Subal Gallery, New York, New York

Keeping a Close Eye on the Wind, (with Josh Abelow), Bodega, New York, New York

2013

The Picnic: Adriana Lara & Gene Beery, Algus Greenspon, New York, New York

Sol Lewitt as Collector. An Artist and his Artists, Museo d’ Arte Contemporanea Donna Regina, Naples, IT; Centre Pompidou-Metz, Paris, France

2012

Materializing “Six Years”: Lucy R. Lippard and the Emergence of Conceptual Art, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York

Context Message, Zach Feuer, New York, New York

2011

Summer Salt, The Proposition, New York, New York

2010

White Columns Annual (Curated by Bob Nickas), White Columns, New York, New York

2008

Never Work (Curated by Roger White), 191 Henry St, New York, New York

2006

Exquisite Corpse (Curated by Bob Nickas and Mitchell Algus), Mitchell Algus Gallery, New York, New York

1975

1975 Biennial Exhibition, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York

1970

955,000 (Curated by Lucy Lippard), Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

1969

557,087 (Curated by Lucy Lippard), Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

The Spirit of Comics, University of Pennsylvania Institute Contemporary Art (ICA), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

1965

51st Wisconsin Painters and Sculptors Annual, Milwaukee Art Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

1962

Recent Painting USA: The Figure, Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York

  

Awards/Grants

1994

Californian State Fair Award of Excellence, Painting

1983

N.E.A. Artist’s Books

1962

William and Noma Copley Foundation

1961

Artist Max Earnst

  

Selected Press & Publications

2013

Expósito, Frank, “500 Words: Gene Beery”, Artforum.com, April 5, 2013

Abelow, Joshua, “Interview with Gene Beery”, ART BLOG ART BLOG, March 2013 [online]

2011

Finch, Charlie, “Play Times” Artnet.com, October 17

2010

Barliant, Claire, “Gene Beery,” New Yorker, October

Chou, Kimberly, “Gene Beery,” Art in America, December

Marshall, Piper, “Gene Beery,” ArtForum, October

Rubinstein, Raphael, “Gene B. Beery,” The Silo, www.thesilo.raphaelrubinstein.com, July

2005

Maurizio Cattelan, Massimiliano Gioni, Ali Subotnick, “Charley, 05” Deste Foundation

2001

Johnson, Ken, “Art in Review; Gene Beery,” The New York Times, May 4

1999

Smith, Roberta, “Conceptual Art: Over, and Yet Everywhere”, The New York Times, April 25

1985

National Public Radio, “All Things Considered”

McEvilley, Thomas, “I think therefore I art” ArtForum

Albright, Thomas, Art in the San Francisco Bay Area 1945-1980, University of California Press

1979

Miller-Keller, Andrea , “MATRIX 55”, Wadsworth Atheneum Catalogue

1973

Lippard, Lucy, Six Years: The dematerialization of the art object from 1966 to 1972, University of California Press

McCann, Cecile N., “Drawings as Attitude,” Artweek, September

1971

Lippard, Lucy, “Changing”, Dutton

1970

McCann, Cecile N., “Eclipse of the Mood,” Artweek, September

1969

Plagens, Peter, “557,087: Seattle, Artforum, November

1963

Preston, Stuart, “Catch ’63 So Far,” The New York Times, April 7

Preston, Stuart, “Les Animaliers Stage Comeback,” The New York Times, March 4