KUNSTENAAR / ARTIST

Sol LeWitt  (1928-2007)

Exposities (komt/future nu/now voorbij/past)
Beating around the bush Episode #2
Bonnefantenmuseum - Maastricht
24/4/2014 - 22/6/2014
Minimal Art
Gemeentemuseum Den Haag - Den Haag/Scheveningen
25/1/2014 - 11/5/2014
>> voorbije exposities / past exhibitions

Over de kunstenaar
Geboren in Hartford, Connecticut. Overleden in New York. Amerikaanse kunstenaar, vooral bekend op het gebied van conceptuele kunst.

Opleiding
B.F.A., Syracuse University (1949)

Solotentoonstellingen
2000
"Sol LeWitt: A Retrospective," San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco California. Traveled to Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, Illinois; Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York
"Sol LeWitt: Gouaches I gravats," Galeria Toni Tàpies — Edicions T, Barcelona, Spain
"Sol LeWitt: Sculptures and Gouaches," Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts
"Sol LeWitt 1971-1999 Etchings, Screenprints, Woodcuts," Crown Point Press, San Francisco, California and Refusalon and Helene Fried Associate Galleries, San Francisco, California
"Prints by Sol LeWitt," Alva Gallery, New London, Connecticut
"Lasting Impressions: Contemporary Prints from the Bruce Brown Collection," Portland Museum of Art, Portland, Maine
"Sol LeWitt," Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome, Italy
"Black Cubes," Konrad Fischer Galerie, Düsseldorf, Germany

1999
"Sol LeWitt: Neue Gouachen," Galerie Daniel Blau, Munich, Germany
"Decades and Dialogues: Perspectives on the MCA Collection," Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, Illinois
"Sol LeWitt: New Work," Galerie Meert Rihoux, Brussels
"Sol LeWitt: New Work (Black + Colors)," Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
"Sol LeWitt: Irregular Forms," Galerie Franck + Schulte, Berlin, Germany
"Sol LeWitt," Volume!, Rome, Italy
"Sol LeWitt: New Work," Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, New York
"Sol LeWitt: Circles Arcs and Bands," Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
"Sol LeWitt Indoors: Drawings and Models; Outdoors: Concrete Block Structures," P.S. 1, Long Island City, New York
"Sol LeWitt: New Wall Drawings," Galerie Pietro Sparta, Changy, France

1998
"Sol LeWitt: Wall Drawings and Photographs (1969-1998), Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, California
"Sol LeWitt," Liliana Tovar, Stockholm, Sweden
"Sol LeWitt: Wall Pieces (Drawings and Maquettes for Large Scale Structures)," Lisson Gallery, London, Great Britain
"Sol LeWitt: Flat and Glossy Colors," PaceWildenstein, Los Angeles, California
"Sol LeWitt Recent Gouaches," PaceWildenstein, Los Angeles, California
"Sol LeWitt in Italia," Rocca Paolina, Perugia, Italy
"Sol LeWitt," Galleria d’arte Moderna e Contemporanea Palazzo Forti, Verona, Italy
"Sol LeWitt," Galleria Continua, San Gimignano, Italy
"Sol LeWitt: Works on Paper," San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, California
"Sol LeWitt: New Wall Paintings," Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney, Australia
"Sol LeWitt: New Wall Drawings," PaceWildenstein, New York, New York
"Sol LeWitt: Bands of Lines: A Wall Drawing," Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center, Birmingham, Michigan
"Sol LeWitt: Wall Works," Alyce de Roulet Williamson Gallery, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, California
"Sol LeWitt," Museum Moderner Kunst Landkreis Cuxhaven, Germany

1997-98
"Sol LeWitt: Recent Works," Annemarie Verna Galerie, Zurich, Switzerland

1997
"Sol LeWitt: Stars," Hiram Butler Gallery, Houston, Texas
"Sol LeWitt: New Work," Rice University Art Gallery, Houston, Texas
"Sol LeWitt: 100 Cubes," Kunsthaus Aarau, Aarau, Switzerland. Traveled to: Karoter Landesgalerie; Galerie de la Ville de Prague; Kunsthalle Baden-Baden
"Sol LeWitt: New Works," Galerie Nächst St. Stephan, Vienna, Austria
"Sol LeWitt: Drawings and Structures," Montserrat College of Art Gallery, Beverly, Massachusetts
"Sol LeWitt: Wall Drawing and Prints," Cummings Art Center, Connecticut College, New London, Connecticut
"Sol LeWitt: New Work," Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
"Sol LeWitt: Wall Drawings," Donald Young Gallery, Seattle, Washington
"Tables (1981-1997) & Related Work," A/D, New York, New York
"Sol LeWitt: Wall Drawings and Photographs, 1969 through
1998," Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, California

1996
"Sol LeWitt Prints: 1970-1995," The Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York. Traveled to: Blaffer Gallery, University of Houston, Houston, Texas; The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio; The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, Michigan
"Sol LeWitt: Wall Drawing Installation and Styrofoam Installation," St. Marks Position, New York, New York
"Retrospektiv II: Sol LeWitt - Richard Tuttle: Werke/Works 1965-1995," Annemarie Verna Galerie, Zurich, Switzerland
"Sol LeWitt: Dibujos Murales, Wall Drawings," Sala de las Alhajas, Caja de Madrid, Spain
"Sol LeWitt: Drawings," Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville, Maine
"Sol LeWitt Walls," Galerie Franck + Schulte, Berlin, Germany
"Sol LeWitt: New Work," Skoto Gallery, New York, New York
"Sol LeWitt: New Wall Drawings," The Pier Arts Centre, Stromess Orkney, England
"Sol LeWitt: Drawings and Sculptures," Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts
"Sol LeWitt: Stars," Betsy Senior Gallery, New York, New York United States Representative, 23 International Bienal of São Paolo, Brazil
"Sol LeWitt: Gouaches," Dan Galeria, São Paolo, Brazil
"Sol LeWitt: Large Scale Monoprints," Pace Prints, New York, New York
Galerie Konrad Fischer, Düsseldorf, Germany
"Two Works by Sol LeWitt," Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

1995
"Sol LeWitt," Lisson Gallery, London, England
"Sol LeWitt: Working Drawings," John Weber Gallery, New York, New York. Traveled to: Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
"Sol LeWitt: Wall Drawings 1970-71," Lawrence Markey, New York, New York
"Sol LeWitt: Cinderblock Structures," Ace Gallery, New York, New York
"Sol LeWitt: Wall Drawings," Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Korea
"Sol LeWitt: New Wall Works," Joseloff Gallery, West Hartford, Connecticut
"Sol LeWitt: Styrofoam Wall Pieces," Kunstverein Ludwigsburg, Villa Franck, Ludwigsburg, Germany
"Sol LeWitt: Wall Drawings," Ludwigsburger Schloßfestspiele, Ludwigsburg, Germany
"Sol LeWitt: Structures," Galerie Pietro Sparta, Chagny, France
"Sol LeWitt: Gouaches," Daniel Weinberg Gallery, San Francisco, California
"Sol LeWitt: Very Large Gouaches," Gagosian Gallery, New York, New York
"Sol LeWitt: 25 Small Gouache Drawings," Gallery 128, New York, New York
"Sol LeWitt: 26 Gouaches," Chester Gallery, Chester, Connecticut
"Sol LeWitt: New Gouaches," PaceWildenstein, Beverly Hills, California

1994
"Sol LeWitt," John Weber Gallery, New York, New York
"Sol LeWitt Wall Drawings," Pace Gallery, New York, New York
"Sol LeWitt: Recent Works on Paper," Annemarie Verna Galerie, Zürich, Switzerland
"Sol LeWitt Wall Drawings," Art & Public, Geneva, Switzerland
"Sol LeWitt Wall Drawings," Zerynthia, Contrada Cervinara de Paliano, Paliano, Italy
"Sol LeWitt Wall Work: White Styrofoam on Black and Related Works on Paper," Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts
"Sol LeWitt Working Drawings," Thomas Segal Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts
"Sol LeWitt: Wall Drawings, 1980," Marc Blondeau, Paris, France
"Sol LeWitt Estructuras y Guaches," Galería Juana de Aizpuru, Madrid, Spain
"Sol LeWitt: 25 Years of Wall Drawings, 1969-1994," RENN d'Art Contemporain, Paris, France

1993
"Sol LeWitt Structures 1962-1993," Museum of Modern Art, Oxford, England. Traveled to: Villa Stuck, München, Germany; Henry Moore Sculpture Trust, Leeds City Art Gallery, Leeds, England; Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland
"Sol LeWitt: Recent Work," New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, Connecticut
"Sol LeWitt: Twenty-five Years of Wall Drawings, 1968-1993," Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, Andover, Massachusetts
"Styrofoam Wall Installation (Room)," Ace Gallery, Los Angeles, California
"Styrofoam Wall Installation (Room)," Julian Pretto, New York, New York
"Styrofoam Wall Installation," Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris, France
"New Wall Pieces," Galerie Konrad Fischer, Düsseldorf, Germany

1992-95
"Sol LeWitt Drawings 1958-1992," Haags Gemeentemuseum, The Hague, Holland. Traveled to: Museum of Modern Art, Oxford, England; Westfälisches Landesmuseum, Münster, Germany; Henry Moore Sculpture Trust, Leeds City Art Gallery, Leeds, England; Kunstmuseum Winterthur, Switzerland; Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France; Fundació Tapiès, Barcelona, Spain; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts; The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, Maryland

1992
"New Aquatints," The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, Connecticut
"Complex Forms," Akus Gallery, Eastern Connecticut State University, Willimantic, Connecticut

1991
Bündner Kunstmuseum Chur, Switzerland

1990
"Sol LeWitt: Recent Works," Tokyo Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan
"Sol LeWitt: Books," Portikus, Frankfurt, Germany

1989
"Sol LeWitt: Prints 1970-1986," New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, Connecticut, and the Ezra & Cecile Zilka Gallery, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut
"Sol LeWitt Wall Drawings 1984-1989," Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, Switzerland
"Sol LeWitt: Wall Drawing Structures, Prints and Drawings," Spoleto Festival U.S.A., Gibbes Museum of Art and Gaillard Municipal Auditorium, Charleston, South Carolina

1988
"Sol LeWitt Prints," Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota
"Sol LeWitt Books," Minnesota Center for Book Arts (MCBN), Minneapolis, Minnesota
"Wallworks," Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, Massachusetts
"Sol LeWitt: Wall Drawings: Continuous Forms," Wiener Secession, Vienna, Austria
"Sol LeWitt: Forme di Righe in Bianco e Nero," Salone dei Camuccini, Museo Di Capodimonte, Naples, Italy
"Sol LeWitt: Wall Drawings," Kestner-Gesellschaft, Hannover, Germany
"Sol LeWitt: Wall Drawings," Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, Iowa

1987
"Wall Drawings," Arc Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, France
"Sol LeWitt Wall Drawings," The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio
"Sol LeWitt Wall Drawings," Westfalischer Kunstverein, Münster, Germany
"Sol LeWitt Wall Drawings," Alessandra Bonomo, Rome, Italy
"Sol LeWitt Wall Drawings," Galerie Ressle, Stockholm, Sweden
"Works: Sol LeWitt," Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC

1986
Galerie Peter Pakesch, Vienna, Austria (also in '88)
"New Wall Drawings," Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
Donald Young Gallery, Chicago, Illinois (also in '88)
"Wall Drawings," Magasin, Centre National d'Art Contemporain de Grenoble, Grenoble, France
"Inaugural Exhibition: Wall Drawings by Sol LeWitt," The Drawing Center, New York, New York
"Sol LeWitt: Prints 1970-1986," The Tate Gallery, London, England
"Sol LeWitt Wall Drawings," Institute for Contemporary Art, London, England

1985
"Pyramid: A Wall Drawing by Sol LeWitt," Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York
"New Works: Sol LeWitt," Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institute, Washington, DC
"Installation Series," Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, Massachusetts
The Saatchi Collection, London, England

1984
"Wall Drawings and Works on Paper," Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
"Structures," Stedelijk van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
"Books: 1968-1983," Gallery "A", Amsterdam, The Netherlands
"Wall Drawings," Au Fond de la Cour à Droite, Chagny, France

1983
Galleria Mario Pieroni, Rome, Italy (also in '85 with Mario Merz and in '86 with Jannis Kounellis)

1982
Banco Gallery, Milan, Italy

1981
Palace of Culture, Warsaw, Poland
"Sol LeWitt Wall Drawings: 1968-1981," Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, Connecticut
Real Art Ways, Hartford, Connecticut
"Photogrids, Brick Wall, Autobiography. On the Walls of the Lower East Side," University Art Gallery, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, New Mexico
"Wall Drawings and Drawings," Graeme Murray Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland (also in '87)

1980
Ugo Ferranti Gallery, Rome, Italy (also in '82, '83, '87, '89)
Texas Gallery, Houston, Texas (also in '89)

1979
Young/Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, Illinois (also in '80, '82)

1978
Hallen für Internationalle Neue Kunst, Zurich, Switzerland
"Prints," Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York

1978-79
"Sol LeWitt," (Retrospective) Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York Traveled to: Museum of Contemporary Art, Montreal, Canada; Krannert Museum of Art, University of Illinois, Champaign, Illinois; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, Illinois; La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art, La Jolla, California

1977
The Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
"Incomplete Open Cubes," Museum of Modern Art, Oxford, England
"Incomplete Open Cubes, Prints and Wall Drawings," University Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts

1976
Dag Hammarskjold Plaza Sculpture Garden, New York, New York
"Incomplete Open Cubes," Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne, Germany
"Wall Drawings, Structures and Prints," Fine Arts Gallery, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado
"Wall Drawings," Matrix Gallery, Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, Connecticut
"Incomplete Open Cubes," Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Centre d'Art Contemporain, Geneva, Switzerland

1975
"Incomplete Open Cubes and Wall Drawings," Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, Scotland
Annemarie Verna, Zurich, Switzerland (also in '81, '84, '86, '88, '91)
"Wall Drawings," Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
"Graphik: 1970-1975," Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, Switzerland

1974-76
"Fifty Drawings 1964-1974," New York Cultural Center, New York, New York. Traveled to: Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, B. C., Canada; Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada; Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, New York; High Museum of Art, Atlanta, Georgia; San Francisco Museum of Art, San Francisco, California; Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte, North Carolina; Tyler Museum of Art, Tyler, Texas; Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, Arkansas; Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois; Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada; Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York

1974
Palais des Beaux Arts, Brussels, Belgium
Rijksmuseum Kröller Muller, Otterlo, The Netherlands
"Prints," Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Daniel Weinberg Gallery, San Francisco, Californai (also in '75, '81) Los Angeles, California ('85, '89)

1973
Museum of Modern Art, Oxford, England
Galleria Marilena Bonomo, Bari, Italy (also in '80, '82, '84, '87)
Portland Center for the Visual Arts, Portland, Oregon

1972
"Wall Drawings, Sculpture," Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Hayden Gallery, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, Ohio
Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, Switzerland
Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

1971
"Structures and Wall Drawings," John Weber Gallery, New York, New York (also in '73, '77, '78, '80, '82, '88, '92)

1970
Art & Project, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (also in '71, '72, '73, '75)
Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris, France (also in '73, '74, '79, '80, '84, '86, '87, '89, '91)
Galleria Sperone, Turin, Italy (also in '74, '75)
Lisson Gallery, London, England (also in '71, '73, '74, '77, '79, '83, '84, '88, '91)
Gemeentemuseum, The Hague, The Netherlands
Pasadena Art Museum, Pasadena, California

1969
"Sol LeWitt: Sculptures and Wall Drawings," Museum Hause Lange Krefeld, Germany

1968
Galerie Konrad Fischer, Düsseldorf, Germany (also in '69, '71, '72, '75, '77, '79, '81, '83, '87)
Galerie Bischofberger, Zurich, Switzerland (also in '69)

1966
Dwan Gallery, New York, New York (also in Los Angeles, '67 and in New York, '68, '70, '71)

1965
Daniels Gallery, New York, New York.

De volgende instellingen bieden werk aan en organiseren exposities:
Galerie Fahnemann, Berlin
Galerie Greta Meert, Brussel
Yvon Lambert New York, New York
Livingstone gallery, Den Haag
Galleria Massimo Minini, Brescia
Galerie Nieuw Schoten, art consultancy, Haarlem
Galerie Tanit, München
Galerie Thomas Schulte, Berlin - Charlottenburg
Galería Toni Tàpies, Barcelona

De volgende musea/instellingen hebben werk in hun collectie:
Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht
Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam
Guggenheim Museum New York, New York, NY
Kröller-Müller Museum, Otterlo
Wilhelm Lehmbruck Museum, Duisburg
Musée d'Art Moderne et d'Art Contemporain (MAMAC), Nice
Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst (S.M.A.K.), Gent

De volgende kunstuitlenen hebben werk in hun collectie:
LiNK art company B.V., Schiphol

Vertegenwoordigd in de volgende bedrijfscollecties:
Akzo Nobel Art Foundation, Amsterdam
Bouwfonds Kunstcollectie van de Rabo Vastgoedgroep, Hoevelaken
Kunstcollectie KPN, Den Haag
Schiphol Kunstcollectie, Luchthaven Schiphol
TNT Post Kunstcollectie, Den Haag

De volgende instellingen hebben werk in stock:
Barbara Mathes Gallery, New York
Galerie Denise van de Velde, Aalst
Galerie Bernhard Knaus, Frankfurt am main
Galerie Nieuw Schoten, art consultancy, Haarlem
Stephane Simoens Contemporary Fine Art, Knokke-Zoute

Publikaties

Kunstbeeld 2012 | 09
Toon publikaties met afbeeldingen in apart venster

Aangesloten bij Pictoright, Amsterdam.

Werken Toon afbeeldingen in apart venster


Isometric Figure # 5, 2002, 50 x 75 cm
Livingstone gallery


Distorted Cubes (B), 2001, 89 x 105 cm
Livingstone gallery


Irregular Arcs, Bands and Loops, 2000, 43 x 97,5 cm
Galerie Nieuw Schoten, art consultancy


Wall drawing # 901, 1999
Bonnefantenmuseum


Loopy Doopy, white on black, 1999, 52,1 x 88,9 cm
Galerie Nieuw Schoten, art consultancy


Wall Drawing #867, 1998
M Leuven


Wall drawing #836, 1998
Bonnefantenmuseum


Complex Forms, no 8, 1988
Bonnefantenmuseum


Wall Drawing #449 (detail), 1985
M Leuven


Wall Drawing #395 (detail), 1983
M Leuven

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