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

Awards and Grants

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


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

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

* catalogue

Solo Exhibitions

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017          “New Modernism”, Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland, Oregon.
                  “American Academy of Arts and Letters Invitational”, New York, NY
                  “Aspects of Abstraction”, Lisson Gallery, New York, NY
                  “A Space for Thought”, Brand New Gallery, Milan, Italy
                  “Shape Painting”, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2016          “Boys and Girls 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          “50th Anniversary 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
1999-00      “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 **
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 ***
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

*   catalogue
**  Rathbone Gallery; Suny Plattsburgh Art Museum, Burke Gallery; Chaffee Center for Fine Arts, Rutland VT
*** Framingham, MA; Munson Williams Proctor Institute, Utica, NY; Brucknell University, PA; New York State University at Stoney Brook (traveling exhibition)*

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, NEParrish 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

Selected Public Collections

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


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         Wei, 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

Selected Reviews and Articles