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Raphael Soyer

(American, 1899 - 1987)

girl with long hair by raphael soyer

Raphael Soyer

Girl With Long Hair, um 1979

portrait by raphael soyer

Raphael Soyer

Portrait, um 1979

seated woman blue skirt by raphael soyer

Raphael Soyer

Seated Woman Blue Skirt, um 1979

self portrait by raphael soyer

Raphael Soyer

Self Portrait, 1980

street scene(sepia) by raphael soyer

Raphael Soyer

Street Scene(Sepia), 1977

Biografie

Chronologie

1899
Born: Borisoglebs, Russia
1912
Moved to New York, NY
1914 - 1917
Studied at Cooper Union, New York, NY
1914 - 1922
Studied at the Educational Alliance Art School, New York, NY
1918 - 1922
Studied at the Academy of Design, New York, NY
1933 - 1942
Taught at the Art Students League and at the New School, New York, NY
1953
Co-founded the figurative art magazine, "Reality"
1979
Gold Medal from the National Arts Club, New York, NY
1987
Died: New York, NY

Ausstellungen

2009
American Modernism 1920-1950: Selections from the Permanent Collection, Boca Raton Museum of Art, Boca Raton, FL
2007
American Social Realism: 1920 - 1950, Forum Gallery, New York, NY
"Modern and Contemporary Landscapes", Forum Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2005
Raphael Soyer: Finding America, Forum Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
"Raphael Soyer: Back in the Day", George Krevsky Gallery, San Fransisco, CA (solo)
"Modern and Contemporary Works on Paper", Forum Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
"Eye Contact: Painting and Drawing in American Art", Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York, NY
2004 - 2005
Recent Acquisitions, Forum Gallery, New York, NY
2002
Recent Acquisitions:: Modern and Contemporary Art, Forum Gallery, New York, NY
2000
Inaugural Exhibition: 68 Years / 68 Masters, ACA Galleries, New York, NY
1999 - 2000
Moses and Raphael Soyer Centennial Exhibition, ACA Galleries, New York, NY
1997
American Master Prints, Kennedy Galleries, New York, NY
"Facets of the Figure: A Spectrum of 20th Century American Art", Gallery I; Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York, NY
ACA Galleries, New York, NY
1988
Urban and Suburban, Sid Deutsch Gallery, New York, NY
1967
Raphael Soyer: Retrospective, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY (solo)

Öffentliche Sammlungen

Fogg Museum of Art, Cambridge, MA
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
The Jewish Museum, New York, NY
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
The Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY

Literatur

2005
Raphael Soyer: Finding America. New York: Forum Gallery, 2005 (catalogue)
2003
Baskind, Samantha. Raphael Soyer and the Search for Modern Jewish Art. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2003
1988
Wooden, Howard E. Raphael Soyer: The Shape of Human Dignity. Witchita: Witchita Art Museum, 1988
1984
Soyer, Raphael and Patricia Hills., Raphael Soyer’s New York: People and Places. Boston: Boston University of Art, 1984 (catalogue)
1969
Soyer, Raphael. Self-Revealment, A Memoir. Random House, NY: Maecenas Press, 1969