Ronald Brooks Kitaj

(American, 1932 - 2007)

jules pascin by ronald brooks kitaj

Ronald Brooks Kitaj

Jules Pascin, 2005

little whist self-portrait by ronald brooks kitaj

Ronald Brooks Kitaj

Little Whist Self-Portrait, 2001

parist by ronald brooks kitaj

Ronald Brooks Kitaj

Parist, 1997 - 2000

self portrait as a mondrian by ronald brooks kitaj

Ronald Brooks Kitaj

Self Portrait as a Mondrian, 2003

Biografie

Chronologie

1932
R. B. Kitaj is born as Ronald Brooks in Cleveland, Ohio
1950 - 1951
Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, New York
1951 - 1954
Studies at the Academy of Fine Art, Vienna
1956 - 1958
U.S. Army of Occupation, AFCE HQ (Armed Forces Central Europe)
1957 - 1959
Ruskin School of Drawing, University of Oxford, where he attended lectures by Edgar Wind and Douglas Cooper
1959 - 1961
Royal College of Art, London
Forms lasting friendship with David Hockney
1962 - 1965
Settles in London and teaches at Camberwell and the Slade
1970 - 1971
Teaches at UCLA. Meets Sandra Fisher
1982
Elected to the American Academy of Arts and Letters

Ausstellungen

2007 - 2008
Paintings and Sculpture, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York, December 12, 2007 - January 12, 2008
2007
Summer Exhibition, Marlborough Gallery, New York, NY, June 6 – September 21
2006
Summer Group Show, Marlborough Gallery, New York, NY, June 22 – September 5
2005
Modern Masters, Marlborough Fine Art, London, March 9 – 24.
R.B. Kitaj: How To Reach 72 In A Jewish Art, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York, March 1 – April (solo)
2004
Kitaj: Retrato de un Hispanista, Museo de Bellas Artes, Bilbao, Spain, 31 May-1 August (solo)
2003
R. B. Kitaj: Los Angeles Pictures 1998-2003, L.A. Louver Gallery, Venice, California, USA, 21 May-5 July (solo)
2002
R. B. Kitaj: A Survey of his Printmaking 1964-2001, Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Kendal, England, 14 February-6 April (solo)
2001 - 2002
Kitaj: In the Aura of Cézanne and Other Masters, National Gallery, London, England, 7 November-10 February (solo)
R.B. Kitaj: How To Reach 67 in Jewish Art, Galeria Marlborough, Madrid, Spain, 12 September-14 (solo)