John Wesley: Biographie

1928 geboren in Los Angeles
1947-50 Los Angeles City College und University of California, Los Angeles
  lebt und arbeitet in New York
2008 Question of Women, Fredericks & Freiser, New York
  Arbeiten auf Papier und Gemälde, Waddington Galleries, London
2007 The Bumsteads, Fredericks & Freiser, New York
  Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles
2006 A Collection, Zwirner and Wirth, New York
  John Wesley, Retrospektive: Arbeiten auf Papier 1960-2005, Kunsthalle Nürnberg, Wanderausstellung
2005 Don't Eat My Eagle: Paintings from the 1960s, Fredericks & Freiser, New York
  Arbeiten auf Papier seit 1960, Kunstmuseen Krefeld, Museum Haus Lange
2004 Malerei 2000-2004 und Zeichnungen der 1960er, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles
  Malerei auf Papier, Chinati Foundation, Marfa, Texas
2003 New Paintings, Fredericks & Freiser, New York
  Paintings on paper, Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo
2002 Time and Again, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles
  New Paintings, Fredericks Freiser Gallery, New York
  New Paintings, Gagosian Gallery, London
2001 John Wesley Love's Lust, Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge
  Onnasch Ausstellungen, Berlin
2000 John Wesley: Retrospective, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, New York
  Nudes, Texas Gallery, Houston, Texas
  Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles
1999 Irish Paintings, Jessica Fredericks Gallery, New York
1998 Favorite Works, Jessica Fredericks Gallery, New York
  Paintings and Gouaches, Chinati Foundation, Marfa, Texas
  Women, Danese Gallery, New York
1996 Man & Beast, Jessica Fredericks Gallery, New York
  Galerie Haus Schneider, Ettlingen/ Karlsruhe, Germany
1994 Jose Freire Fine Art, New York
  Galerie Rolf Ricke, Köln
1993 John Wesley: A Retrospective, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
  Portikus, Frankfurt
  Arbeiten auf Papier, DAAD Galerie, Berlin
  Arbeiten auf Papier, Kunstverein Ludwigsburg
  Arbeiten auf Papier, Galerie Marc Jancou, Zürich
1993 101 Spring Street Gallery, New York
1992 A Retrospective View 1962- 1992, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
  Twelve Nudes, Galerie Antoine Candeau, Paris
1991 fiction/nonfiction, New York
1990 Works on Paper, Drew Gallery, Canterbury, England (Wanderausstellung)
  Selected Paintings: 1963 - 1973, fiction/nonfiction, New York City
  Chinati Foundation, Marfa, Texas
1989 Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati, Ohio
1987 Donald Judd–€™s 101 Spring Street Gallery, New York
1985 Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati, Ohio
1984 Robert Elkon Gallery, New York
1983 Cheep! Malerei der Jahre 1962 bis 1982, Reinhard Onnasch Ausstellungen, Berlin
  Robert Elkon Gallery, New York
1974 University of Rochester, New York
1973 Galerie Rudolf Zwirner, Köln
  Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati, Ohio
1963, '64, '65, '67, '69, '71, '72, '73 Robert Elkon Gallery, New York, NY
  Gruppenausstellungen (Auswahl)
2009 Exile on Main St., Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht
2008 Tracings: From the 1960s On, Fredericks Freiser Gallery, New York (mit Peter Blake)
  There is Desire Left (Knock, Knock)–€š 40 Years of Fine Arts from the Mondstudio Collection, Kunstmuseum Bern, CH
  NY People, Jim Kempner Fine Art, New York
  Out of Shape: Stylistic Distortion of the Human Form in Art from the Logan Collection, The Frances Lehman Loeb Art
  Works on Paper, Mitchell-Innes & Nash, New York
  Deep Comedy, Marian Goodman, New York
  Two Years, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
  Equal, That Is, to the Real Itself, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York
  Deep Comedy, Ballroom Marfa, Marfa, Texas
  Sweets & Beauties, Fredericks & Freiser, New York
  R. Crumb, Roy Lichtenstein, John Wesley, Gallery Hyundai, Seoul, South Korea
2005 On Paper: Drawings from the 1960's to the Present, Daniel Weinberg, Los Angeles
  POP, University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, MI
  Tete a Tete, Greenberg Van Doren, New York
  On Paper, Daniel Weinberg, Los Angeles
  Surface, Lucas Schoormans Gallery, New York
  Itíll Cost You, Artek Contempararies, New York
2004 Funny Cuts - Cartoons und Comics in der zeitgenössischen Kunst, Staatsgalerie Stuttgart
  Disparities & Deforamations: Our GrotesqueSite Santa Fe
  The Big Nothing, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philidelphia
  Line, Hines Gallery at West 52, New York
  International Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York
2003 Funny Papers, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles
  POP thu OUT, Arario Gallery, Cheonan, South Korea
2002 The Presidential Suite, Nassau County Museum of Art, New York
  Painting & Sculpture & Sculpture, Wall Street Rising, New York
  Summer 2002, Fredericks & Freiser Gallery, New York
2001 Pop Art: US/UK Connections 1956-66, The Menil Collection, Houston, Texas
  The W show, Museum of Dole, France
  Locating Drawing, Lawing Gallery, Houston, Texas
2000 The Figure: another side of modernism paintings, 1950 to the present, Newhouse Center of Contemporary Art, Staten Island, New York
1999 Group show, Galerie Nacht St. Stephan, Vienna, Austria
  Contemporary Collectors, Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla, CA
  Robert Grovsnor, Andreas Gursky, John Wesley, The Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, USA
1998 Ideal und Wirklichkeit - Das Bild des Körpers in der Kunst des XX. Jahrhunderts von Bonnard bis Warhol, Rupertinum, Salzburg
  Bathroom, Thomas Healy Gallery, New York
  The Risk of Existence, Phyllis Kind Gallery, New York, NY
  Americans, The J.B. Speed Museum, Louisville, KY
  Painting Now and Forever, Part I, Matthew Marks Gallery and Pat Hearn Gallery, New York
  Collector–€™s Choice, The J. B. Speed Museum, Louisville, KY
  Double Trouble: The Patchett Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA
  Pop Surrealism, Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT
  Pop Abstraction, Museum of American Art of the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art, PA
  1998 Purchase Program Exhibition, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York
1997 Landscape U.S.A., Bronwyn Keenan Gallery, New York
  The Birth of Cool: American Painting, Georgia O–€™Keeffe to Christopher Wool, Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
  Sex/Industry, Stefan Stux Gallery, New York
  John Wesley and Ralph Humphrey, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, San Francisco
  Animundi, James Graham & Sons, New York
  Third International Gramercy Art Hotel, Jessica Fredericks Gallery, About Face
  Animundi, James Graham & Sons, New York City
1995 Dutch Wives, Phone Sex & Other Cheap Thrills, Apex Art, New York City
1994 Single-Cel Creatures: Cartoons and their Influence on the Contemporary Arts, Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, New York
1993 Drawing the Line Against AIDS, Peggy Guggenheim Museum, Venedig und Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
  Twenty Year Anniversary Exhibition, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Santa Monica
  Ava Gerber and John Wesley, Joseph Freire Fine Arts, Project Space, New York City
  I am The Enunciator, Thread Waxing Space, New York City
1992 Hand Painted Pop 1957-1962, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago und The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
  Bedroom Pictures, Asher-Faure Gallery, Los Angeles
  Framing Cartoons, Wexner Center for Contemporary Art, Ohio State University, Columbus
  Works on Paper, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles
  Slow Art: Painting in New York Now, P.S. 1 Museum, The Institute for Contemporary Art, Long Island City, New York
  The Whole Part: John Cooplans, Rona Pondick and John Wesley, fiction/nonfiction, New York City
1991 Royal Academy of Arts London, Pop Art, Museum Ludwig Köln und Centro de Arte Reina Sophia Madrid
  Rope, Galeria Fernando Alcolea, Barcelona
  About Collecting: Four Collectors. Four Spaces, Galerie Ronny Van De Velde, Antwerpen, Belgien
1990 Summer Group Exhibition, fiction/nonfiction, New York
  Gallery Selections, Asher-Faure Gallery, Los Angeles
  Werke in öffentlichen Sammlungen
  Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
  Jack Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, TX
  The Brooks Museum, Memphis, TN
  Chase Manhattan Bank, New York, NY
  Chinati Foundation, Marfa, TX
  Dayton Museum of Art, Dayton, OH
  Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO
  Detroit Institute of the Arts, Detroit, MI
  Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, MA
  Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.
  JB Speed Art Museum, Louisville, KY
  Judith Rothschild Foundation Contemporary Drawing Collection, New York, NY
  Kunstmuseum, Basel, Schweiz
  Michner Collection, University of Texas at Austin, TX
  Museum Ludwig, Köln
  Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
  Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
  Minneapolis Society of Fine Arts, Minneapolis, MN
  Neuberger Berman, Inc., New York, NY
  Portikus, Frankfurt, Germany
  Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR
  Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA
  Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA
  Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
  University of Kentucky at Lexington, KY
  Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
  Wadsworth Antheneum, Hartford, CT
  Preise und Stipendien
2006 The Armory Show, Flagship Artist
2005 Skowhegan Award for Artistic Achievement, Medal in Painting
2004, 1998 American Academy of Arts and Letters, Purchase Award
1989 National Endowment for the Arts Grant
1976 Guggenheim Fellowship