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Sam Francis

San Mateo, California, USA, 1923 - 1994

Exhibitions:

Solo (Selection)
  • 2010 - Page Gallery, Seoul, South Korea (International)
  • 2009 - Guy Pieters Gallery, Knokke, Belgium (International)
  • 2006 - Kunstmuseum, Bern, Switzerland (International)
  • 2004 - Museum Jan van der Togt, Amstelveen, The Netherlands (International)
  • 2002 - Broadbent Gallery/Robert Sandelson Galleries, London, UK (National)
  • 2002 - Idemitsu Museum of Arts, Tokyo, Japan (International)
  • 1999 - The Menil Collection, Houston, Texas, USA (National)
  • 1997 - Museo d'Arte, Mendrisio, Switzerland (International)
  • 1995 - Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, USA (National)
  • 1995 - Kunstverein Ludwigsberg, Frankfurt, Germany (International)
  • 1995 - Kunstverein Ludwigsberg, Frankfurt, Germany (International)
  • 1994 - Galerie Delaive at the Museum Jan van der Togt, Amstelveen, Netherlands (International)
  • 1993 - Kunst-und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Bonn, Germany (International)
  • 1993 - The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, USA (National)
  • 1992 - Museum van der Togt, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (National)
  • 1988 - Toyama Museum, Toyama, Japan (International)
  • 1987 - Heland Thorden Wetterling Galleries, Stockholm, Sweden (International)
  • 1986 - Galerie Jean Fournier, Paris, France (International)
  • 1982 - André Emmerich Gallery, New York, USA (National)
  • 1981 - Centre Regional d'Art Contemporain Midi-Pyrenees, Toulouse-Labege, France (International)
  • 1977 - Louisiana Museum of Art, Humlebaek, Denmark (International)
  • 1977 - Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, Massachusetts, USA (National)
  • 1972 - Whitney Museum of American Art, USA (National)
  • 1972 - Stanford University Museum of Art, USA (National)
  • 1970 - Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, USA (National)
  • 1968 - Centre National d' Art Contemporain, Paris, France (International)
  • 1967 - Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas, uSA (National)
  • 1960 - Kunsthalle, Bern, Switzerland (International)
  • 1960 - Minami Gallery, Tokyo, Japan (International)
  • 1960 - Kornfeld and Klipstein, Bern, Switzerland (National)
  • 1958 - Pasadena Art Museum, Pasadena, California, USA (National)
  • 1956 - Galerie Rive Droite, Paris, France (International)
  • 1956 - Zoe Dusanne Gallery, Seattle, USA (National)
  • 1956 - Martha Jackson Gallery, New York, USA (National)
  • 1956 - Galerie Ad Libitum, Antwerpen, Belgium (International)
  • 1955 - Galerie Rive Droite, Paris (International)
  • 1952 - Galerie Nina Dausset, Paris (International)
Group (Selection)
  • 1964 - Documenta III, Kassel, Germany (International)
  • 1958 - “The New American Painting”, Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA (National)
  • 1956 - "12 Americans" exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art, New York. (National)

Awards:

  • "Distinguished Alumnus Award" from University of California, Berkeley, USA, 1994
  • Commandeur de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres" from France, 1983
  • Honorary Ph.D. from University of California, Berkeley, 1968

Publications:

  • Debra Burchett-Lere, Sam Francis: Catalogue Raisonné of Canvas and Panel Paintings, University of California Press (Berkeley) and the Sam Francis Foundation, 2011
  • Connie Lembark, The Prints of Sam Francis: A Catalogue Raisonné, Hudson Hills Press, 1992
  • Peter Selz, The monograph of Sam Francis, Harry N. Abrams , 1975

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