Chronik

1959
Born in New York, NY
1978 – 1983
Attended school in Barcelona, Spain
1983 – 1985
Worked in Montevideo, Uruguay
1985 – 1989
Attended school in Tuscany, Italy before returning to New York
1990 – 1991
Lived and worked in Paris
Now divides his time between Pietrasanta and his studio in Manhattan on East Fifth Street

Ausstellungen

2012
Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, NY, USA (solo)
2012
Selected Paintings, Alan Avery Art Company, Atlanta, GA, USA
2011
The Drawing Room, East Hampton, NY, USA (solo)
2011
Tayloe Piggott Gallery, Jackson Hole, WY, USA (solo)
2010
Ben Brown Fine Arts, Hong Kong (solo)
2010
Victoria Munroe Fine Arts, Boston, MA, USA (solo)
2010
Private Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA (solo)
2010
2010 Victoria Munroe Fine Art, Boston, MA (solo)
2010 Private Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
2009
Ben Brown Fine Arts, London, UK (solo)
2009
Ben Brown Fine Arts, London, UK (solo)
2009
Universal Limited Art Editions Then and Now, Leslie Sacks Contemporary, Santa Monica, CA, USA
2008
Contemporary Watercolors, The Harrison Gallery, Williamstown, MA, USA
2008
Group Dialogue, Gerald Peters Gallery, Santa Fe, NM, USA
2008
Caio Fonseca Paintings on Canvas and Paper, The Drawing Room, East Hampton, NY (solo)
2008
The Drawing Room, East Hampton, NY (solo)
Contemporary Watercolors, The Harrison Gallery, Williamstown, MA
2007
Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, NY
2007
Caio Fonseca: New Paintings, Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2007
Solstice, David Floria Gallery, Aspen, CO, USA
2006
Sliding Scales, Winston Wächter Fine Art, New York, NY, USA
2006
Black + White, Nathan A. Bernstein & Co., Ltd., New York, NY, USA
2006
Sliding Scales, Winston Wächter Fine Art, New York, NY
Black + White, Nathan A. Bernstein & Co., Ltd., New York, NY
2005
Ben Brown Fine Arts, London, UK
“Cross Section,” Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, NY
“Fuori Tema/Italian Feeling,” XIV Quadriennale di Roma, Rome, Italy
2005
Cross Section, Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, NY, USA
2005
Caio Fonseca: New Paintings, Ben Brown Fine Arts, London, UK (solo)
2004
Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, NY, USA (solo)
2004
Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, USA (solo)
2004
Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, NY
2003
Instituto Valenciano de Arte Moderno (IVAM), Valencia, Spain (Traveling Retrospective exhibition)
David Floria Gallery, Aspen, CO
Winston Wächter Fine Art, Seattle, WA
“Drawing Modern: Works from the Agnes Gund Collection”, Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
“Caio Fonseca: Prints and Works on Paper,” The Ralls Collection, Washington, DC
“Caio Fonseca: Prints,” Eckenroth Gallery, Vail, Colorado
2003
Drawing Modern: Works from the Agnes Gund Collection, Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH, USA
2003
Winston Wachter Fine Art, Seattle, WA, USA (solo)
2003
Instituto Valenciano de Arte Moderno (IVAM), Valencia, Spain (solo)
2002
Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
“New York Renaissance: Selections from the Whitney Museum of American Art,” Palazzo Reale, Milan, Italy
“Abstraction,” Winston Wächter Gallery, Seattle, WA
2002
New York Renaissance: Selections from the Whitney Museum of American Art, Palazzo Reale, Milan, Italy
2002
Abstraction, Winston Wächter Fine Art, Seattle, WA, USA
2001
Summer 2001," Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, NY, USA
2001
Doug Udell Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada (solo)
Winston Wächter Fine Art, Seattle, WA (solo)
“James Brown and Caio Fonseca, New Color Etchings,” Traywick Gallery, Berkeley, CA
“Summer 2001,” Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, NY
2000
Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York (solo)
Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, St. Louis, MO (solo)
David Floria Gallery, Aspen, CO
Robert Miller Gallery, New York
University Art Gallery, University of California at San Diego
Duke University Museum of Art, Durham, NC
“Painting,” Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, NY
1999
“Processes,” Douglas Udell Gallery, Edmonton and Vancouver, Canada
“Acquisitions,” John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA
“Abstraction,” Robert Kidd Gallery, Birmingham, MI
1998
John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco (solo)
Knoedler & Company, New York (solo)
1997
“Basically Black & White,” Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY
“Purely Painting," Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York
“Contemporary Masterworks,” Knoelder & Company, New York
1996
Knoedler & Company, New York
Charles Cowles Gallery, New York
Meredith Long Gallery, Houston
1995
John Berggruen Gallery, John Berggruen Gallery San Francisco, CA
Essence & Persuasion: The Power of Black & White, Anderson Gallery Buffalo, NY
An Exhibition Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of John Berggruen Gallery, John Berggruen Gallery San Francisco, CA
1994
About Color, Charles Cowles Gallery New York, NY
1993
Charles Cowles Gallery, New York, NY
Essentials, Charles Cowles Gallery New York, NY
Summer Invitational, David Beitzel Gallery New York, NY
1991
Galeria Anna Ricart, Barcelona, Spain
1985
Villa D'elatre Lucca, Italy

Öffentliche Sammlungen

Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, USA
Hallmark Cards, Inc., Kansas City, MO, USA
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., USA
The Jack S. Blanton Museum of Art, University of Texas at Austin, TX, USA
J.P. Morgan, New York, NY, USA
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY, USA
National Airport, Washington, D.C. (mural commission), USA
Neiman Marcus, Dallas, TX, USA
The Smithsonian Institute, Washington, D.C., USA
The United States Embassy, Manila, PH
The United States Embassy, Sofia, BG
Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Art, Fine Arts Museums, San Francisco, CA, USA
Archer M. Huntington Art Gallery, University of Texas at Austin, TX, USA
The Brooklyn Museum, New York, NY, USA
Bovis Lend Lease, Aurora Place, Sydney, AU
Citibank, N.A., New York, NY, USA
Coca-Cola U.S.A., Plano, TX, USA
Dayton Institute of Art, Dayton, OH, USA
General Electric Company, Fairfield, CT, USA
Goldman Sachs, New York, NY, USA
Goldman Sachs International, London, UK

Literatur

2005
Caio Fonseca, New Paintings (hardbound, 71 page exhibition catalogue). London: Ben Brown Fine Arts
Inventions: Recent Paintings by Caio Fonseca (hardbound, 88 page book accompanying museum exhibition). Washington D.C.: Corcoran Gallery of Art.
2003
Kunitz, Daniel. Caio Fonseca: Paintings, (hardbound, 201 page book accompanying museum exhibition). Valencia, Spain: IVAM
2002
New York Renaissance: Highlights from the Whitney Museum of American Art (exhibition catalogue). Milan, Italy: Palazzo Reale
Caio Fonseca (exhibition catalogue). New York, NY: Paul Kasmin Gallery
Caio Fonseca (exhibition catalogue). San Francisco, CA: John Berggruen Gallery