biography of Jan GROOVER (1943-2012)

Personal data


Birth : 1943 - Plainfield NJ New Jersey, United States
Sex : F
Nationality/Affiliation : United States

Address

Montpon-Menesterol, France

Family relations

Wife of Bruce BOICE [ 1941 ]

Representatives

Janet Borden Gallery – 560 Broadway – New York NY, United States


Education

1965 : Pratt Institute (BFA) – 200 Willoughby Avenue – Brooklyn, New York NY, United States
1970 : Ohio State University (MA) – 128 North Oval Mall – Columbus OH, United States

Professional data


Grants

1979

1979 : John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowhip – New York NY, United States

1978

1978 : National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship – United States
Awarded by : NEA National Endowment for the Arts – 1100 Pennsylvania Avenue NW – Washington DC, United States

Work


Categorie and medium


Photography : C print - Platinum, palladium print

Subject

animals
fruits
still life
plants
urbanism

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

1998

UTZ: A Collected Exhibition
Lennon Weinberg Gallery – New York NY, United States
02/06/1998 – 03/07/1998

1997

Image
Lance Fung Gallery – New York NY, United States
06/18/1997 – 07/25/1997

1996

Janet Borden Gallery – New York NY, United States
05/09/1996 – 06/22/1996

1995

Galleria Raffaella Cortese – Milan MI, Italy
1995

1994

Photo Gallery International – Tokyo, Japan
1994

1993

Hamiltons Gallery – London, United Kingdom
1993

1992

Robert Miller Gallery – New York NY, United States
1992

1990

Robert Miller Gallery – New York NY, United States
1990

1987

Jan Groover, Photographs
MoMA Museum of Modern Art – New York NY, United States
1987

1985

Robert Miller Gallery – New York NY, United States
1985

1983

Jan Groover, Photographs
Neuberger Museum of Art – Purchase NY, United States
1983

1981

Sonnabend Gallery – New York NY, United States
1981

1980

Galerie Fiolet – Amsterdam, Netherlands
1980

1979

Akron Art Institute – Akron OH, United States
1979

1978

Galerie Sonnabend – Paris, France
1978

1977

Baltimore Museum of Art – Baltimore MD, United States
1977

1976

George Eastman House – International Museum of Photography and Film – Rochester NY, United States
1976

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

2001

ARTissima – Arte Contemporaneo a Torino, n° 8
Palazzo del Lavoro – Turin TO, Italy
11/15/2001 – 11/18/2001
Represented by : Galleria Raffaella Cortese – Via Rodolfo Farneti, 10 – Milan MI, Italy

Paris Photo, n°5
Carrousel du Louvre – Paris, France
11/15/2001 – 11/18/2001
Represented by : Janet Borden Gallery – 560 Broadway – New York NY, United States

ArtBrussels – 19th Contemporary Art Fair
Brussels Expo – Brussels, Belgium
04/20/2001 – 04/24/2001
Represented by : Galleri Bo Bjerggaard – Pilestraede 48, 2nd Floor – Copenhagen, Denmark

1999

Art Cologne, n° 33
Cologne, Germany
11/07/1999 – 11/14/1999
Represented by : Galleria Raffaella Cortese – Via Rodolfo Farneti, 10 – Milan MI, Italy

ARTissima – Arte Contemporaneo a Torino, n° 6
Turin TO, Italy
10/07/1999 – 10/10/1999
Represented by : Galleria Raffaella Cortese – Via Rodolfo Farneti, 10 – Milan MI, Italy


Group exhibitions

1998

Cityscape / Landscape
Karen McCready Fine Art – New York NY, United States
11/18/1998 – 01/02/1999

1995

Insight: Women’s Photographs from the Collection
George Eastman House – International Museum of Photography and Film – Rochester NY, United States
06/24/1995 – 12/10/1995

1993

Photographs from the Real World
Lillehammer Art Museum – Lillehammer, Norway
1993

1989

New Acquisitions/New Work/New Directions: 1981-1989
George Eastman House – International Museum of Photography and Film – Rochester NY, United States
05/12/1989 – 07/16/1989

1988

Robert Cumming, Lee Friedlander, Jan Groover: Three on Technology
MIT Massachusetts Institute of Technology – Cambridge MA, United States
1988

1983

Big Pictures
MoMA Museum of Modern Art – New York NY, United States
1983

1982

Color as Form: A History of Color Photography
George Eastman House – International Museum of Photography and Film – Rochester NY, United States
1982

Counterparts: Form and Emotion in Photographs
The Metropolitan Museum of Art – New York NY, United States
1982

1980

American Images: New Work by Twenty Contemporary Photographers
ICP International Center of Photography – New York NY, United States
1980

1979

Attitudes: Photography in the 70s
Santa Barbara Museum of Art – Santa Barbara CA, United States
1979

1978

Mirrors and Windows
MoMA Museum of Modern Art – New York NY, United States
1978

Bibliography (Selected)


On the artist


Films

1994

Jan Groover: Tilting at Space
Author: Trottenberg Mark
1994

Legals