biography of Stephen GREENE (1917-1999)

Personal data


Birth : 09/19/1917 - New York NY New York, United States
Sex : M
Nationality/Affiliation : United States

Education

1936 – 1937 : National Academy School of Fine Arts – 5 East 89th Street – New York NY, United States
1937 – 1938 : The Art Students League of New York – 215 West 57th Street – New York NY, United States
1938 : College of William and Mary – C S Box 5257 – Williamsburg VA, United States
1942 : University of Iowa (BFA) – East 100 Art Building – Iowa City IA, United States
1945 : University of Iowa (MA) – East 100 Art Building – Iowa City IA, United States

Work


Categorie and medium


Painting : Oil/canvas

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

1998

Select Works of Four Decades
Ruth Bachofner Gallery – Santa Monica CA, United States
1998

1997

Moreau’s Garden
David Beitzel Gallery – New York NY, United States
1997

1996

David Beitzel Gallery – New York NY, United States
1996

1995

Stephen Greene Painter Teacher Friend
Nielsen Gallery – Boston MA, United States
1995

Ruth Bachofner Gallery – Santa Monica CA, United States
1995

1994

The Light of Memory
Victoria Munroe Fine Art – New York NY, United States
1994

1992

Alpha Gallery – Boston MA, United States
1992

Ruth Bachofner Gallery – Santa Monica CA, United States
1992

Nielsen Gallery – Boston MA, United States
1992

1991

The Tampa Series: Monotypes
Ruth Bachofner Gallery – Santa Monica CA, United States
1991

1990

Ruth Bachofner Gallery – Santa Monica CA, United States
1990

1989

Meredith Long & Co. – Houston TX, United States
1989

Marilyn Pearl Gallery – New York NY, United States
1989

Images of Suffering & Salvation
Saint Louis Art Museum – Saint Louis MO, United States
1989

1988

Marilyn Pearl Gallery – New York NY, United States
1988

Ruth Bachofner Gallery – Santa Monica CA, United States
1988

1987

Rosenthal Fine Art Inc. – Chicago IL, United States
1987

Ruth Bachofner Gallery – Santa Monica CA, United States
1987

Marilyn Pearl Gallery – New York NY, United States
1987

1985

Ruth Bachofner Gallery – Santa Monica CA, United States
1985

Marilyn Pearl Gallery – New York NY, United States
1985

1984

Hamilton Gallery – Philadelphia PA, United States
1984

1983

Marilyn Pearl Gallery – New York NY, United States
1983

1982

Galeria Ponce – Mexico, Mexico
1982

1981

Marilyn Pearl Gallery – New York NY, United States
1981

1979

Galeria Ponce – Mexico, Mexico
1979

Marilyn Pearl Gallery – New York NY, United States
1979

1978

Marilyn Pearl Gallery – New York NY, United States
1978

Stephen Greene: A Decade of Painting
Akron Art Institute Ohio – Akron OH, United States
1978

1977

Marilyn Pearl Gallery – New York NY, United States
1977

Galeria Ponce – Mexico, Mexico
1977

1976

William Zierler Inc. – New York NY, United States
1976

1973

William Zierler Inc. – New York NY, United States
1973

1972

William Zierler Inc. – New York NY, United States
1972

The Edmonton Art Gallery
Edmonton Art Gallery – Edmonton AB, Canada
1972

1971

William Zierler Inc. – New York NY, United States
1971

1969

Staempfli Gallery – New York NY, United States
1969

1968

Franklin Siden Gallery – Detroit MI, United States
1968

1967

Franklin Siden Gallery – Detroit MI, United States
1967

1966

Tacoma Art Museum – Tacoma WA, United States
1966

Staempfli Gallery – New York NY, United States
1966

1964

Staempfli Gallery – New York NY, United States
1964

1963

Corcoran Gallery of Art – Washington DC, United States
1963

1961

Staempfli Gallery – New York NY, United States
1961

1958

Grace Borgenicht – New York NY, United States
1958

1957

Grace Borgenicht – New York NY, United States
1957

1955

Grace Borgenicht – New York NY, United States
1955

1953

Decordova Museum – Lincoln MA, United States
1953

1952

Durlacher Brothers – New York NY, United States
1952

1949

Durlacher Brothers – New York NY, United States
1949

1947

Durlacher Brothers – New York NY, United States
1947

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Group exhibitions

1997

Generational Abstraction
Ruth Bachofner Gallery – Santa Monica CA, United States
1997

A Tribute to Grace Borgenicht Gallery
DC Moore Gallery – New York NY, United States
1997

1996

48th Annual American Academy Purchase Exhibition
American Academy of Arts and Letters – New York NY, United States
1996

1995

47th Annual American Academy Purchase Exhibition
American Academy of Arts and Letters – New York NY, United States
1995

1994

Connections Browne, Greene, Heliker
Walker-Kornbluth Gallery Inc. – Fair Lawn NJ, United States
1994

Inaugural Exhibition
Corr Contemporary Art – London, United Kingdom
1994

Drawings
Victoria Munroe Fine Art – New York NY, United States
1994

1993

Crossing the Line Abstraction-Figuration
Bredestraat 23 – Maastricht, Netherlands
1993

1992

Painting Self-Evident Abstraction
The William Halsey gallery – Charleston SC, United States
1992

1991

Important Papers
Walker-Kornbluth Gallery Inc. – Fair Lawn NJ, United States
1991

American Life in American Art
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
1991

1989

Then and Now
Ruth Bachofner Gallery – Santa Monica CA, United States
1989

1988

Recent Acquisitions, Permanent Collection
Neuberger Museum of Art – Purchase NY, United States
1988

1985

The Torso
Ruth Bachofner Gallery – Los Angeles CA, United States
1985

1983

Inaugural Exhibition
Hamilton Gallery – Philadelphia PA, United States
1983

1982

Realism & Realities: The Other Side of American Painting
Rutgers University – New Brunswick NJ, United States
1982

Thirty-fourth Annual Hassam & Speicher Fund Purchase Exhibit
American Academy of Arts and Letters – New York NY, United States
1982

Distinct Visions: Expressionist Sensibilities – Elaine DeKooning, Stephen Greene, Grace Hartigan
Bard College – Annandale-on-Hudson NY, United States
1982

1981

156th Annual Exhibition
National Academy of Design – New York NY, United States
1981

Paper Caper
Frank Marino Gallery – New York NY, United States
1981

Classic Americans
Stamford Musem – Stamford CT, United States
1981

Decade of Transition 1940-50
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
1981

1980

Arte Americani Contemporanea
Civici Musei & Gallerie di Sortia a Arte – Udine UD, Italy
1980

American Drawings
Weatherspoon Art Gallery – Greensboro NC, United States
1980

Future Gifts
National Academy of Design – Washington DC, United States
1980

Drawings by 200 Artists
Leo Castelli – New York NY, United States
1980

1979

The Figurative Tradition
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
1979

1977

American Postwar Painting
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum – New York NY, United States
1977

William C. Seitz Memorial Collection
Princeton University Art Museum – Princeton NJ, United States
1977

X Quadriennale Nazionale d’Arte: Artisti Stranieri Operanti in Italia
Palazzo Delle Esposizioni – Rome, Italy
1977

Drawing & Collage
Grey Art Gallery – New York University – New York NY, United States
1977

1976

Drawing Today in New York
The Dayton Art Institute – Dayton OH, United States
1976

Exhibition of Liturgical Arts
Museum of the Philadelphia Civic Center – Philadelphia PA, United States
1976

1975

An American Dream World
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
1975

1974

Contemporary Religious Imagery
Ringling Museum of Art – Sarasota FL, United States
1974

1973

Whitney Museum of American Art Biennial Exhibition
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
1973

Twenty Years of American Painting
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum – New York NY, United States
1973

1972

Annual Exhibition-Contemporary American Art
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
1972

1971

Drawings USA
Minnesota Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
1971

1970

American Drawings of the Sixties
New School Art Center – New York NY, United States
1970

L’art vivant aux Etats-Unis
Fondation Maeght – Saint-Paul-de-Vence, France
1970

1969

Human Concern/Personal Torment
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
1969

American Paintings, Watercolors & Drawings from the Museum Collection
The Metropolitan Museum of Art – New York NY, United States
1969

Seven Decades of American Painting
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
1969

1968

163rd Annual Exhibition of American Painting & Sculpture
Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts – Philadelphia PA, United States
1968

Works of the 19th & 20th Century: Collected by Louise & Joseph Pulitzer Jr.
Saint Louis Art Museum – Saint Louis MO, United States
1968

1967

Annual Exhibition – Contemporary American Painting
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
1967

1966

161st Annual Exhibition of American Painting & Sculpture
Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts – Philadelphia PA, United States
1966

Drawings
University of Texas at Austin – Austin TX, United States
1966

1965

Mysteries & Dreams
Dorsky Gallery – New York NY, United States
1965

About New York 1915-1965
The Gallery of Modern Art – New York NY, United States
1965

Art: an Environment for Faith
SFMOMA San Francisco Museum of Modern Art – San Francisco CA, United States
1965

The 29th Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting
Corcoran Gallery of Art – Washington DC, United States
1965

1964

Painting & Sculpture Today
Herron Museum of Art – Indianapolis IN, United States
1964

Internationale der Zeichnung
Hessisches Landesmuseum – Darmstadt, Germany
1964

159th Annual Exhibition of American Painting & Sculpture
Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts – Philadelphia PA, United States
1964

1963

The 28th Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting
Corcoran Gallery of Art – Washington DC, United States
1963

Annual Exhibition Contemporary American painting
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
1963

The 22nd International Watercolor Biennial
BMA Brooklyn Museum of Art – Brooklyn, New York NY, United States
1963

1962

157th Annual Exhibition of American & Sculpture
Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts – Philadelphia PA, United States
1962

Contemporary American Painting
Birmingham Museum of Art – Birmingham MI, United States
1962

Alabama Then & Now
Guild Hall Museum – East Hampton NY, United States
1962

1961

65th American Exhibition
The Art Institute of Chicago – Chicago IL, United States
1961

Abstract Expressionists & Imagists
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum – New York NY, United States
1961

1959

Museum Director’s Choice
Baltimore Museum of Art – Baltimore MD, United States
1959

Annual Exhibition Contemporary American Painting & Sculpture
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
1959

1958

American Paintings 1958
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts – Richmond VA, United States
1958

Contemporary American Painting
Isaac Delgado Museum of Art – New Orleans LA, United States
1958

A Decade in Review – England, France, Italy, USA
DeCordova Museum – Lincoln MA, United States
1958

1957

Annual of Contemporary American Painting
LACMA Los Angeles County Museum of Art – Los Angeles CA, United States
1957

Annual Exhibition Sculpture, Painting, Watercolor
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
1957

1956

Recent Drawings USA
MoMA Museum of Modern Art – New York NY, United States
1956

Annual Exhibition Sculpture, Watercolor, Drawing
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
1956

1955

Annual Exhibition Sculpture, Watercolor, Drawing
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
1955

The New Decade: 35 American Painters & Sculptors
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
1955

1954

Le dessin contemporain aux Etats-Unis
Musée d’Art Moderne de la ville de Paris – Paris, France
1954

Reality & Fantasy 1900-1954
Walker Art Center – Minneapolis MN, United States
1954

Annual Exhibition Sculpture, Watercolor, Drawing
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
1954

1953

The 1953 Pittsburgh International
Carnegie Museum of Art – Pittsburgh PA, United States
1953

Annual Exhibition Contemporary American Painting
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
1953

Annual Exhibition Sculpture, Watercolor, Drawing
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
1953

1952

Annual Exhibition Contemporary American Painting
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
1952

Drawings from Twelve Countries
The Art Institute of Chicago – Chicago IL, United States
1952

1951

Annual Exhibition Sculpture, Watercolor, Drawing
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
1951

1950

Annual Exhibition Sculpture, Watercolor, Drawing
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
1950

American Painting Today
The Metropolitan Museum of Art – New York NY, United States
1950

Annual Exhibition Contemporary American Painting
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
1950

1948

Annual Exhibition Contemporary American Painting
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
1948

Contemporary Art – Great Britain, France, United States
AGO Art Gallery of Ontario – Toronto ON, Canada
1948

1947

Annual of Contemporary American Painting
Legion of Honor – San Francisco CA, United States
1947

1946

Annual of Watercolors & Drawings
The Art Institute of Chicago – Chicago IL, United States
1946

Biennial of American painting
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts – Richmond VA, United States
1946

Legals