John Alexander

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John  Alexander Stick Wicomb_s Backyard
Stick Wicomb's Backyard, 1987
oil on canvas
77 x 83 in
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John Alexander

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John Alexander (b. 1945)

Biographical Overview

1945 Born: in Beaumont, TX

1968 B.F.A. from Lamar University, Beaumont, TX

1970 M.F.A. from Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX

1981 National Endowment for the Arts Fellow

1984 Solomon R. Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellow

Lives and works in New York City and Amagansett, NY

Selected Exhibitions

2009 "John Alexander", Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA (solo)

2008 "John Alexander: Drawings", Hemphill Fine Art, Washington DC (solo)

    "John Alexander: A Retrospective. Museum of Fine Arts", Houston, TX (solo)

    "John Alexander: New Paintings", McClain Gallery, Houston, TX (solo)

    "John Alexander. Drawing Room", East Hampton, NY (solo)

    "John Alexander: New Drawings", McClain Gallery, Houston, TX (solo)

    "John Alexander: Recent Paintings", Imago Galleries, Palm Desert, CA (solo)

2007 "John Alexander: A Retrospective", Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC (solo)

    "John Alexander: New Works on Paper", Eaton Fine Art, West Palm Beach, FL (solo)

2006 "John Alexander", Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA (solo)

2005 "John Alexander: The Sea! The Sea!", Eaton Fine Art, West Palm Beach, FL (solo)

    "John Alexander: Recent Observations", The Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH (solo)

2004 "John Alexander", J. Johnson Gallery, Jacksonville Beach, FL (solo)

    "John Alexander", Bentley Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ (solo)

2003 Dishman Gallery of Art, Lamar University, Beaumont, TX

    "JA: 35 Years of Works on Paper", Art Museum of Southeast Texas, Beaumont, TX (solo)

    "JA Print Retrospective", School of Art Gallery, LSU, Baton Rouge, LA (solo)

    The Ralls Collection, Washington DC

2002 Imago Galleries, Palm Desert, CA

    El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso, TX

    Pillsbury and Peters Fine Art, Dallas, TX

    The McKinney Avenue Contemporary Dallas, TX

    Bendley Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ

2001 Galerie Simonne Stern, New Orleans, LA

1999 "New Monoprints", Marlborough Graphics, New York, NY

     The Ralls Collection, Washington, DC

1998 Marlborough Gallery, New York, NY

    Galerie Simonne Stern, New Orleans, LA

1997 Gerald Peters Gallery, Dallas, TX

1996 Marlborough Gallery, New York, NY

     Maryland Institute of Art, Baltimore, MD

     Fullerton College, Fullerton, CA

1995 Dorothy Goldeen Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

     Allene Lapides Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

     Meredith Long Gallery, Houston, TX

1994 Marlborough Gallery, New York, NY

    Gerald Peters Gallery, Dallas, TX

1993 Erika Meyerovich Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1992 Marlborough Gallery, New York, NY

    Galeria Alfred Wild, Bogota, Colombia

    Everard Read Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa

1991 Jan Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

    Earl McGrath Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

    Gerald Peters Gallery, Dallas, TX

1990 Marlborough Gallery, New York, NY

1989 Alpha Gallery, Boston, MA Galeria Freites, Caracas, Venezuela

    Art Museum of Southeast Texas, Beaumont, TX

1988 The Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH; The Meadows Museum, Dallas, TX)

     Jan Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

    Galerie Herve Odermatt, Paris, France

1987 Marlborough Fine Art, London, UK

1986 Jan Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

     Marlborough Gallery, New York, NY

1985 Marlborough Gallery, New York, NY

     Zolla/Lieberman Gallery, Chicago, IL

     F.I.A.C., Grand-Palais, Paris, France

     Galerie Herve Odermatt, Paris, France

1984 "New Narrative Paintings from the Metropolitan Museum of Art", New York, Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, FL; Tamayo Museum, Mexico City, Mexico; Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ

    "American Drawings 1984: from A-Z", Sutton Gallery, New York, NY

    "New Landscape Painting", (organized by the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York) Palazzo Ducale, Gubbio, Italy

    "John Alexander, Sam Gummelt, Philip Renteria, Gael Stack, Janie C.", Lee Gallery, Houston, TX

    "Personal Views", Janus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1983 "Sacred Artifacts and Objects of Devotion", Alternative Museum, New York, NY

    "A Preview", Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York, NY

    "New Work, New York", Phoenix Museum of Art, Phoenix, AZ

    "Invitational Exhibition", Grace Borgenicht Gallery, New York, NY

1982 "War Games", Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York, NY

     Fine Arts Gallery, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; Metropolitan Museum, Coral Gables, FL

    "Atomic Salon", Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York, NY

    "Recent Acquisitions", The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

1981 "Southern Monumental Exhibition", University Gallery, Memphis State University, Memphis, TN

    "The Image of House in Contemporary Art", Lawndale Annex, University of Houston, Houston, TX

    "New York Gallery Showcase", Oklahoma Art Museum, Oklahoma City, OK

1980 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

1979 "Made in Texas", University Art Museum, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX

    "On The Right Bank of the Red River", The Root Art Center, Hamilton, NY

    "Fire", Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX

    "On Paper", Institute of Contemporary Art, Virginia Museum, Richmond, VA

    "Group Exhibition", Betty Parsons Gallery, New York, NY

   "Guest Artists’ Exhibition", Maryland Institute, Baltimore, MD

1978 "Art of Texas", Renaissance Society, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

    "Four Houston Artists", University Art Gallery, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL

     "The Art of Texas", John Michael Kohler Art Center, Sheboygan, WI

     "Landscape, Cityscape: Survey of Urban and Rural Lands in the 70s", Brainerd Art Gallery, State University College at Potsdam, Potsdam, NY

1977 "Six Painters of the Southwest", Museum of Art, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK

     "Drawing Exhibition", Herbert Palmer Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

     "19th Annual Eight State Exhibition", Oklahoma Art Center, Oklahoma City, OK

    "1977 Artists Biennial", New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA

     "The 35th Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting", The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

1976 "Philadelphia-Houston Exchange", Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PE

    "Annual Exhibition", American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, New York, NY

    "Selections for New-Old Collections", Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, TX

     "National Print and Drawing Annual Exhibition", Davidson College, Davidson, NC

1975 Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, TX

Selected Public Collections

The Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AK

Art Museum of Southeast Texas, Beaumont, TX

Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL

Chrysler Museum, Norfolk, VA

Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX

Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH

Hunter Museum of American Art, Chattanooga, TN

Duke University Museum of Art, Durham, NC

Fullerton College, Fullerton, CA

Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton, NY

Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC

 J.B. Speed Art Museum, Louisville, KY

The Kreeger Museum, Washington, DC

 Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA

 Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA

 Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Memphis, TN

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, TX

Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL

 Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA

Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX

 National Museum of America Art, Washington, DC

The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO

Palm Springs Museum, Palm Springs, CA

San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX

Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX

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