Chronik

1939
Born January 14 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1956 – 1957
Philadelphia College of Art, PA
1958
Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1963
BFA and BS, Tyler School of Fine Arts, Elkins, PA
1963
Awarded Senior Art Prize, Tyler School
1965
MFA, University of Illinois, Champaign, IL
1965
Moves to New York City
1975
Awarded Change, Inc. Award
National Endowment for the Arts Grant
1979
Guggenheim Fellowship
1980
Fellow, MacDowell Colony
1981
CAPS Fellowship
1983
National Endowment for the Arts Grant
1986
New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship
Adolph & Esther Gottliev Foundation Grant
1988
Travels to Eastern Europe, visits Auschwitz and Terezin, Prague, Warsaw and Budapest
1988
Moves to Worcester, New York
1994
National Endowment for the Arts Grant
Lives and works in New York City

Ausstellungen

2008
Pretty Ugly, Gavin Brown's Enterprise GBE modern, New York City, NY
High Times, Hard Times. New York Painting 1967–1975, ZKM Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
2007
Short Distance to Now Part #2, Paintings from New York 1967-1975 - Galerie Thomas Flor, Dusseldorf
2006
Louise Fishman, Cheim & Read, New York City, NY (solo)
The New Landscape / The New Still Life: Soutine and Modern Art, Cheim & Read, New York City, NY
2003
My City: Loiuse Fishman, Cheim & Read, New York City, NY (solo)
Simple Marks, Cheim & Read, New York City, NY
2002
Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
2001
Paule Anglim Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo)
2001
Seven Female Visionairies Before Feminism, Mills College Art Museum
2001
The Lesbian and Gay Community Services Center, Reopening exhibition, New York, NY
2001
American Academy of Arts and Letters
2000
The Perpetual Well: Contemporary Art from the Collection of The Jewish Museum, The Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY
2000
Snapshot, Baltimore Museum of Contemporary Art, Maryland
2000
Cheim & Read, New York, with an accompanying catalog with essay by John Yau (solo)
1999
Drawing in the Present Tense, Parsons School of Design, New York, NY
1999
Paintings & Drawings, Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, IL
1999
San Francisco International Art Exposition, Cheim & Read Exhibition Booth
1999
Undercurrents & Overtones: Contemporary Abstract Painting, California College of Arts & Crafts Institute, Oakland, CA
1998
Louise Fishman: Recent Paintings & Drawings, Cheim & Read, New York, (solo)
1998
Paule Anglim Gallery, San Francisco (solo)
1997
Convergence, George Billis Gallery, New York, NY
1996
Louise Fishman: Recent Paintings, Robert Miller Gallery New York (solo)
1995
25 Americans: Painting in the 90s, Milwaukee Art Museum Wisconsin
1995
Small Paintings, Robert Miller Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1994
Small Paintings, 1992-1994, Bianca Lanza Gallery Miami, FL (solo)
1993
Robert Miller Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1992 – 1993
Louise Fishman: Paintings, 1986–1992, Morris Gallery, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA (solo)
1992
Drawings and Experimental Work, 1971–1992, Tyler Gallery, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA (solo)
1991
Louise Fishman: New Paintings, Lennon, Weinberg, Inc., New York, NY (solo)
1991
Something Pithier and More Psychological, Simon Watson Gallery New York
1987 – 1988
The Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY
1986
Artists for Pride, Nexus Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
1985
Fishman/Sanderson, North Carolina Museum of Art Raleigh, NC (solo)
1984
Relief Prints Since 1980, Summit Art Center Summit, NJ
1978
Diplomat's Lobby, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. (solo)
1977
Fifth Anniversary Show, Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1976
Louise Fishman, John Doyle Gallery, Chicago, IL (solo)
1975
New York Faculty Exhibition, John Doyle Gallery Chicago, IL
1964
Louise Fishman, Philadelphia Art Alliance, PA (solo)
1963
National Watercolor and Drawing Exhibition, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA