Biografie von Cy TWOMBLY (1928-2011)

Personal data


Birth : 04/25/1928 - Lexington VA Virginia, United States
Death : 07/05/2011 - Rome Lazio, Italy
Sex : M
Nationality/Affiliation : Italy - United States

Address

Rome, Italy

Representatives

Edward Tyler Nahem Fine Art – 56 East 66th Street – New York NY, United States
Leo Castelli Gallery – 18 East 77th Street – New York NY, United States


Education

1947 – 1949 : SMFA School of the Museum of Fine Arts – 230 the Fenway – Boston MA, United States
1950 : Washington and Lee University – Lexington VA, United States
1951 : The Art Students League of New York – 215 West 57th Street – New York NY, United States
1951 – 1952 : Black Mountain College – Asheville NC, United States
Pupil of / student of Franz KLINE 弗兰茨•克莱恩 [ 1910-1962 ]

Professional data


Work and Life

1959:Lives and works in Roma, Italy.

Work


Categorie and medium


Painting : Mixed media - Oil/canvas
Print-Multiple : Linocut - Print
Sculpture-Volume :

Movements and styles

Minimal Art
Abstract Expressionism
American Modernists

Works

Nimphidia
Date of creation : 1982
Medium : Mixed media/paper
Materials : oil-pastel-ballpoint pen
Supports : paper
Size : 100 x 70 cm
 
Nike
Date of creation : 1981
Medium : Painting
Materials : pencil-graphite
Supports : paper
Size : 100 x 69 cm
 
Natural history part I - mushrooms
Date of creation : 1974
Medium : Mixed media
Process : collage-lithography
 
Untitled ( bolsena)
Date of creation : 1969
Medium : Oil/canvas
Materials : grease pencil-graphite
Size : 203 x 244 cm
 
Vengeance of Achille
Date of creation : 1962
Medium : Mixed media/paper
Materials : pastel-graphite
Supports : paper
Size : 75 x 50 cm
 
The Song of The Border Guard
Date of creation : 1952
Medium : Linocut
Size : 33 x 51 cm
 

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

2007

Blooming. A Scattering of Blossoms and Other Things
Hôtel de Caumont – Avignon, France
07/01/2007 – 09/30/2007

Thomas Ammann Fine Art AG – Zürich ZH, Switzerland
06/01/2007 – 09/28/2007

2006

Alte Pinakothek – Munich, Germany
04/05/2006 – 07/30/2006

2005

50 Ans D’Oeuvres sur Papier
The Menil Collection – Houston TX, United States
05/27/2005 – 09/04/2005

Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
01/27/2005 – 05/08/2005

2004

Ten Paintings and a Sculpture
Gagosian Gallery – London, United Kingdom
05/27/2004 – 07/31/2004

Cinquante années de dessins
MNAM Musée National d’Art Moderne – Centre National d’Art et de Culture Georges Pompidou – Paris, France
01/21/2004 – 03/29/2004

2003

The State Hermitage Museum – Saint Petersburg, RUSSIAN FEDERATION
07/08/2003 – 09/21/2003

A Gathering of Time
Gagosian Gallery – New York NY, United States
05/12/2003 – 07/12/2003

2002

Letter of Resignation
Zwirner & Wirth – New York NY, United States
11/2002 – 01/2003

Daros Exhibitions – Zürich ZH, Switzerland
05/03/2002 – 09/07/2002

2001

Cy Twombly
NGA National Gallery of Art – Washington DC, United States
07/2001

Cy Twombly : The Sculpture
National Gallery of Art – Washington DC, United States
05/06/2001 – 07/29/2001

2000

Cy Twombly Photographs
Brazos Projects space – Houston TX, United States
09/18/2000 – 11/26/2000

Cy Twombly – Die Skulptur
Kunstmuseum Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
2000

1997

Ten Sculptures
Gagosian Gallery – New York NY, United States
11/05/1997 – 12/20/1997

Watercolors
Cheim & Read – New York NY, United States
10/18/1997 – 12/20/1997

1994

Cy Twombly : A Retrospective
MoMA Museum of Modern Art – New York NY, United States
1994

1988

Cy Twombly
MNAM Musée National d’Art Moderne – Centre National d’Art et de Culture Georges Pompidou – Paris, France
02/24/1988 – 04/17/1988

1987

Cy Twombly
Kunsthaus – Zürich ZH, Switzerland
1987

1979

Cy Twombly : Paintings and Drawings 1965¿1977
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
1979

1968

Cy Twombly : Paintings and Drawings
Milwaukee Art Center – Milwaukee WI, United States
1968

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

2006

Frieze Art Fair
Regent’s Park – London, United Kingdom
10/12/2006 – 10/15/2006
Represented by : Gagosian Gallery – 8 Heddon Street – London, United Kingdom

2004

FIAC Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporain, n°31
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/21/2004 – 10/25/2004
Represented by : Galerie Karsten Greve – 5 rue Debelleyme – Paris, France

Art 35 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/16/2004 – 06/21/2004
Represented by : Acquavella Galleries Inc. – 18 Esat 79th Street – New York NY, United States

2003

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/04/2003 – 12/07/2003
Represented by : Galerie Di Meo – 9 rue des Beaux Arts – Paris, France

Art Cologne, n° 37
Cologne, Germany
10/29/2003 – 11/02/2003
Represented by : Galerie Karsten Greve – Drususgasse 1-5 – Cologne, Germany

FIAC, n°30
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/09/2003 – 10/13/2003
Represented by : Galerie Bernard Cats – 15 rue Ernest Allard – Brussels, Belgium

Art 34 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/18/2003 – 06/23/2003
Represented by : Acquavella Galleries Inc. – 18 Esat 79th Street – New York NY, United States

Art Chicago 2003
Navy Pier’s Festival Hall – Chicago IL, United States
05/09/2003 – 05/12/2003
Represented by : Art Forum Ute Barth – Kartausstrasse 8 – Zürich ZH, Switzerland

2002

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/05/2002 – 12/08/2002
Represented by : Lawrence Rubin Greenberg Van Doren Fine Art – 730 Fifth Avenue, 7th Floor – New York NY, United States

Art 33 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/12/2002 – 06/17/2002
Represented by : C & M Arts – 45 East 78th Street – New York NY, United States

2001

Art Basel Miami Beach: cancelled
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/13/2001 – 12/16/2001
Represented by : Faggionato Fine Arts – 49 Albemarle Street – London, United Kingdom

FIAC, n°28
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/10/2001 – 10/15/2001
Represented by : Galerie Di Meo – 9 rue des Beaux Arts – Paris, France

Art 32 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/13/2001 – 06/18/2001
Represented by : C & M Arts – 45 East 78th Street – New York NY, United States

KUNSTKÖLN 2001 – Internationale Messe für Editionen, Art Brut, Kunst nach 1980
Rheinhallen – Cologne, Germany
03/29/2001 – 04/01/2001
Represented by : Galerie Karsten Greve – Drususgasse 1-5 – Cologne, Germany

Artpalmbeach – 4th Modern & Contemporary Art Fair
International Pavilion of the Palm Beaches – West Palm Beach FL, United States
01/10/2001 – 01/15/2001
Represented by : Greenberg Van Doren Fine Art – 44 Maryland Plaza – Saint Louis MO, United States

2000

KUNSTKÖLN 2000 – Internationale Messe für Editionen, Art Brut, Kunst nach 1980
Messegelände Köln-Deutz – Cologne, Germany
04/01/2000 – 04/09/2000
Represented by : Galerie Georg Nothelfer – Uhlandstrasse 184 – Berlin, Germany

Sthml Art Fair, n°20
Sollentuna, Sweden
03/09/2000 – 03/12/2000
Represented by : Sätila Fine Arts – Västra Hamngatan 9 – Gothenburg, Sweden

1999

Art Cologne, n° 33
Cologne, Germany
11/07/1999 – 11/14/1999
Represented by : Galerie Karsten Greve – Drususgasse 1-5 – Cologne, Germany

1998

ARCO – Feria Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo, n°17
Parque Ferial Juan Carlos I – Madrid, Spain
1998
Represented by : Galerie Yvon Lambert – 108 rue Vieille du Temple – Paris, France

1990

ARCO – Feria Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo
Madrid, Spain
02/08/1990 – 02/13/1990
Represented by : Marisa Del Re Gallery – 41 East 57th Street, 4th Floor – New York NY, United States


Group exhibitions

2006

Trait, ligne, écrire l’espace
Galerie nationale de la tapisserie – Beauvais, France
11/22/2006 – 03/14/2007

2003

A Way With Words
John Berggruen Gallery – San Francisco CA, United States
06/05/2003

Rendez-vous 4, Collection Lambert
Collection Yvon Lambert – Hôtel de Caumont – Avignon, France
01/25/2003 – 04/27/2003

Le Cabinet de Gabriel Orozco
FRAC Fonds Régional d’Art Contemporain Picardie – Amiens, France
01/24/2003 – 02/22/2003

2002

Anton Heyboer, Antoni Tapies & Cy Twombly
Museum Moderner Kunst – Passau, Germany
2002 – 06/09/2002

The Gesture
Neuhoff Gallery – New York NY, United States
09/17/2002 – 10/19/2002

From Pop to Now: selections from the Sonnabend Collection
The Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery – Skidmore College – Saratoga Springs NY, United States
06/22/2002 – 09/29/2002

The Physical World: An Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture
Gagosian Gallery – New York NY, United States
05/09/2002 – 08/30/2002

Claude Monet … bis zum digitalen Impressionismus
Fondation Beyeler – Riehen BL, Switzerland
03/28/2002 – 08/18/2002

2001

Platea dell’ Umanità – 49° Biennale di Venezia
Giardini di Castello / Arsenale – Venice VE, Italy
06/10/2001 – 11/04/2001

Collection III, Abracadabrantesque…
FRAC Fonds Régional d’Art contemporain Alsace – Sélestat, France
05/16/2001 – 08/12/2001

Points of Departure I: Connecting with Contemporary Art
SFMOMA San Francisco Museum of Modern Art – San Francisco CA, United States
03/23/2001 – 10/28/2001

Pollock to Today: Highlights from the Permanent Collection
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
01/01/2001 – 03/06/2002

2000

Pasted Pictures : Collage and Abstraction in the 20th Century
Knoedler & Company – New York NY, United States
02/03/2000 – 03/11/2000

1996

Universalis – Bienal Internacional de São Paulo, n° 23
Parque do Ibirapuera – São Paulo, Brazil
10/06/1996 – 12/08/1996

1995

Whitney Museum of American Art Biennial Exhibition
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
1995

1982

Documenta 7
Museum Fridericianum, Neue Galerie, Orangerie, Auepark – Kassel, Germany
06/19/1982 – 09/28/1982

1977

Documenta 6
Museum Fridericianum, Orangerie, Neue Galerie, Karlsaue – Kassel, Germany
06/26/1977 – 10/02/1977

1964

32° Biennale di Venezia
Giardini di Castello / Arsenale – Venice VE, Italy
1964

Bibliography (Selected)


On the artist


Books

2000

Collection Lambert en Avignon – Beaux-Arts Collection
Paris, France
06/2000
ISBN : 2842783492


Periodicals

2004

JOVER Manuel – Maculée conception
in: Beaux Arts Magazine n° 237 p. 48
Paris, France
02/2004

FRIMBOIS Jean-Pierre – Le puzzle Cy Twombly
in: Art Actuel n° 31 p. 28
Paris, France
03/2004-04/2004

2001

LOUISS Ange – Cy Twombly le sculpteur
in: Art Actuel Hors Série, Style Formes Design n° 3 p. 72
Paris, France
2001

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