Harry Bertoia  (American, 1915-1978) 


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Biografie Harry Bertoia
1915   Born in San Lorenzo, Pordenone, Italy
1937   He received a scholarship to study at the Cranbrook Academy of Art where he encountered Walter Gropius, Edmund N. Bacon and Ray and Charles Eames for the first time, Bloomfield Hills, MI
1938   Attended the Art School of the Detroit Society of Arts and Crafts, now known as the College for Creative Studies, Detroit, MI
1939   Opened his own metal workshop and taught jewelry design and metal work
1943   Married Brigitta Valentiner and moved to California to work with Charles and Ray Eames for the Evans Product Company
1950   Moved to Pennsylvania to establish a studio and to work with Hans and Florence Knoll
1950 - 1955   The commercial success enjoyed by Bertoia's diamond chair was immediate and in the mid-50's the chairs, produced by Knoll, sold so well that the royalties he received for them allowed him to devote himself exclusively to sculpture
1957   Fellow at the Graham Foundation in Chicago, IL
1978   Died in Barto, PA
Ausgewählte Ausstellungen
2009   Pordenone Art Museum, Pordenone, Friuli, Italy
2008   Seraphin Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2006   Reading Art Museum, Reading, PA
2001   Kennedy Galleries, New York, NY
Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI
1999   Allentown Art Musuem, Allentown, PA
1984   Fairweather Hardin Gallery, Chicago, IL
1981   Harry Bertoia, Retrospective, Staempfli Gallery, New York, NY
1978   Grieg Hall, Bergen, Norway
Heinie-Onstad Museum, Oslo, Norway
1977   Marshall University, Huntington, WV
1975   Allentown Art Museum, Allentown, PA
Olympia Galleries, Glenside, PA
1973   Marshall University, Huntingdon, WV
1966   St. Paul Art Center, St. Paul, MN
1961   Staempfli Gallery, New York, NY
St. Paul Art Center, St. Paul, MN
1958   US Pavilion, Brussels World's Fair, Brussels, Belgium
1957   The American Federation of Arts, New York, NY
1956   Fairweather Harden Gallery, Chicago, IL
1954   Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
1952   Knoll Associates, New York, NY
1947   Nierendorf Gallery, New York, NY
1945   San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
1943   Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI
Nierendorf Gallery, New York, NY
Selected Public Collections
  Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
  Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, MA
  Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY
  Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
  Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI
  Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC
  Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, MO
  Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, TX
  Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
  Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC
  Vero Beach Museum of Art, Vero Beach, FL