1968 B.A., Bennington College, Bennington, VT


1997 Yale University, Norfolk, CT
1986-99 Hunter College, New York, NY
1972-76 Ramapo College of New Jersey, Mahwah, NJ

Awards and Grants

2017 Academy of Arts and Letters Award
1989-90 NEA
1981 John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship

Solo Exhibitions

2019 Weisbaden Museum, Weisbaden Germany
2014 Texas Gallery, Houston, Texas
2008 Moti Hasson Gallery, New York, NY *
2007 Texas Gallery, Houston, Texas
2004 Charles Cowles Gallery, New York, NY *
1995 Schmidt-Dean Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
1988 Scott Hanson Gallery, New York, NY
1983 Susan Caldwell Gallery, New York, NY
1981 Janus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1979 Susan Caldwell Gallery, New York, NY
1978 Susan Caldwell Gallery, New York, NY
1976 Susan Caldwell Gallery, New York, NY

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017 “American Academy of Arts and Letters Invitational”, New York, NY
2017 “Aspects of Abstraction”, Lisson Gallery, New York, NY
2017 “A Space for Thought”, Brand New Gallery, Milan, Italy
2017 “Shape Painting”, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2017 Brand New Gallery, Milano, Italy
2016 “Boys and Girls Still Draw”, Nathalie Karg Gallery, New York, NY
2016 “Shapeshifters”, Luhring Augustine, New York, NY
2017 “Shape Paintings”, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia,PA
2016 “Boys and Girls Can Still Draw”, Nathalie Karg Gallery, New York, NY
2014 “Bloodflames Revisited”, Curator Phong Bui, Paul Kasmin Gallery New York, NY *
2013 “Come Together: Surviving Sandy”, Curator Phong Bui, Industry City, Brooklyn, New York *
2012 “50thAnniversary Exhibition”, Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
2011 “40th Anniversary Exhibition”, Texas Gallery, Houston Texas
2011 “Refocusing the Spotlight”, Nina Freudenheim Gallery, Buffalo, NY
2010 “Between Picture and Viewer”, Visual Arts Gallery, New York, NY *
2010 “Take Five”, Plus Gallery, Denver, CO
2009 “Couples: Parallel Journeys”, Art in Embassies Exhibition, Tel Aviv, Israel
2007 “Recent Acquisitions”, Lobby, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Mass.
2007 “Joanna Pousette-Dart, Hariet Korman & Pip Chodrov”, PS1 Contemporay Art Center, Long Island City, New York
2003 “Seeing Red, Part II: Contemporary Nonobjective Times Square Gallery, Hunter College, New York, NY *
2001 “Sensing Balance-Landscapes”, College of the Atlantic, Bar Harbor, ME
2000 “Recent Acquisitions”, Westsphere Capitol, New York, NY; Buenos Aires, Argentina
2000 “Drawings and Photographs”, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York, NY
1999-2000 “Time/Memory”, Digital Wall Collaboration, First Student Center, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ
1996-97 “Messages from the Interior”, curated by George Hoffman, originated by Sage College of Albany, Rathbone Gallery; Suny Plattsburgh Art Museum, Burke Gallery; Chaffee Center for Fine Arts, Rutland VT
1993 “Voices: Painting 1993”, Institute for Progressive Art, Boston, MA*
1992 “Piccolo Spoletto Painting Self Evident”, Charleston, SC *
1986 “Desire”, David Beitzel Gallery, New York, NY
1986 “Drawings,” Nina Freudenheim Gallery, Buffalo, NY
1985-86 “Contrasts of Form: Geometric Painting 1960-1980”, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY*
1985 “Abstract Painting Re-defined”, curator: Cie Goulet, Louis K. Meisel Gallery,New York, NY; Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA; Munson Williams Proctor Institute, Utica, NY; Brucknell University, PA; New York State University at Stoney Brook (traveling exhibition)*
1983 “Recent Acquisition: Paintings & Sculpture”, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
1983 “Scene on Saturdays”, Jon Leon Gallery, New York, NY
1982 “Selected Gallery Artists,” Susan Caldwell Gallery, NY
1982 “Collectors Gallery XVI”, Marion Koogler McNay Art Institute, San Antonio, TX
1981 “Eight Sensibilities”, Thorpe Intermedia Gallery, Sparkill, NY
1980 “Painting and Sculpture Today 1980”, Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, IN*
1979 “New York-The Last Ten Years”, Otis Art Institute, Los Angeles, CA
1979 “Gallery Group Show”, Susan Caldwell Gallery, New York, NY
1977 “Gallery Group Show”, Susan Caldwell Gallery, New York, NY
1976 “Contemporary Images in Watercolor”, Akron Art Institute, Akron, OH (traveling exhibition)
1975 “Summer Exhibition”, Neuberger Museum, Purchase, NY
1975 “22 Artists”, Susan Caldwell Gallery, New York, NY
1975 “Report from Soho”, Grey Art Gallery, New York University, New York,NY
1975 “Abstraction: Alive & Well”, New York State College at Potsdam, NY
1974 Texas Gallery, Houston, TX
1973 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1972 O.K. Harris Gallery, New York, NY
1972 “New Work/New York”, sponsored by the American Federation of the Arts,(traveling exhibition)
1971 Santa Barbara Museum, Santa Barbara, CA
1970 Reese Paley Gallery, New York, NY

Selected Public Collections

Albright- Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
Amerada Hess Corporation
Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Mass.
Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY
Buscglia Castenallani Gallery, Niagara University, Deveaux Campus, Niagara, NY
Citibank, New York, NY
Cheniere Energy, Inc., Houston, Texas
Coopers & Lybrand, Houston, TX
Coudert Brothers, New York, NY
Fox, Glynn & Melamed, New York, NY
Lehman Brothers, New York, NY
Louis-Dreyfus Collection, New York,NY
McCrory Corporation, New York, NY
Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
IBM, New York, NY
Indianapolis Museum, Indianapolis, IN
Pacesetter Corporation, Omaha, NE
Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY
Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR
Prudential, Newark, NJ
Security Pacific National Bank, CA
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
United States Embassy, Monterrey, Mexico
Wells, Rich & Greene, New York, NY


Doumani House: Mosaics; Architect: Robert Graham, Los Angeles

Selected Reviews and Articles

2016 Rhodes, David, “Shaped Canvases and Broken Rules: Shapeshifters at Luhring Augustine”, Art Critical , July. 15
2014 Schwabsky, Barry, “Surviving the Moment”, The Nation , Jan. 6
2013 Smith, Roberta, “Art, a Balm After the Storm”, New York Times, Dec. 6
2010 Huhm, Tom and Taube, Isabel, Catalogue essay, “Between Picture and Viewer
2010 The Image in Cotemporary Painting, Visual Arts Gallery, School of Visual Arts New York, NY
2009 Mueller, Stephen, Art in America, January
2008 Corwin, William, Saatchi Online Magazine,
2008 Pincus – Witten, Robert, Art Forum, November
2008 Waltemath, Joan, “Joanna Pousette-Dart in Conversation with Joan Waltemath
2008 The Brooklyn Rail, November
2007 Daniel Kunitz, “Arts and Letters”, The New York Sun”, June 28
2004 Brennan, Michael. The Brooklyn Rail, September.
2004 Johnson, Ken, “Art in Review”, The New York Times, June 18, p. E29.
2004 Ratcliff, Carter, Catalogue essay, Charles Cowles Gallery, New York, NY.
2004 W e i , Lilly Art in America, Nov., p.169-170
1995 Edelman, Robert. ART News, October.
1995 Karmel, Pepe. The New York Times, June 9.
1991 Etra, John. Art News, May, p 128-133.
1988 Johnson, Ken. Art In America, December, p.157
1988 Malen, Lenore. ART News, October, p.178.
1988 Malen, Lenore. “New York Reviews”, ART News, October.
1988 Leib, Vered. “Joanna Pousette-Dart: Exploring the Possibilities of Dialogue”, Arts, April, p.74.
1985 Rose, Barbara. “Rule Breakers”, Vogue, June, p. 247.
1984 Zelenko, Lori. “The Unfolding Story of the Latest Screening Devices”, April, p. 118.
1983 Campbell, Lawrence. “New York Reviews: Joanna Pousette-Dart”, Art In America, October, p. 177.
1983 Silverthrone, Jeanne. “New York Reviews: Joanna Pousette-Dart”, Artforum, October, p. 70.
1983 Giovanni, Joseph. “Architecture: Robert Graham”, Architectural Digest, March, p. 112.
1980 Yoskowitz, Bob. Arts, January, p. 35.
1979 Raynor, Vivian. The New York Times, November 16.
1979 Swain, Martica. Arts, November, p. 17.
1979 Neher, Ross. “Mentalism Versus Painting”, Artforum, February, p. 40.
1976 Herrera, Hayden. Art in America, May-June.
1976 Kramer, Hilton. The New York Times, February.
1974 Gruen, John. Soho News, June.
1974 Smith, Roberta. Artforum, September.