Chronik

1937
Born in Nashville, Tennessee, TN
1955
Attended School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL
1956
Attended George Peabody College for Teachers, Nashville, TN
1956
Attended New School for Social Research, New York, NY
1957
Attended Hans Hoffman School of Fine Arts, Provincetown, MA
1970
California PS Grant for Film, New York, NY
1982
Cornucopia, commissioned by the Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA
1983
Recipient, Artists of the Year Award, 3rd Annual Arts Education Convention
1986
Recipient, Governor’s Award in the Arts, State of Tennessee
1986
Recipient, National Arts Club Award, Gold Medal Honor
1990
Recipient, Founders Medal, Pennsylvania Academy, Philadelphia, PA
1996
Some Like it Hot and Imaike Broadway commissioned by the City of Nagoya, Nagoya, Japan
1996
Recipient, Art Masters Award, Artist Award: Sculpture
1998
Tennessee Fox Trot Carousel, permanent outdoor installation, Nashville, TN
2000
Elected a member of the American Academy of Arts & Letters
2003
Recipient, Lifetime Achievement Award, National Academy of Design
2004
Piragüas de Frambuesa/Strawberry Ice Cones, monumental sculpture commissioned for Coamo, Puerto Rico
Lives and works in New York, NY

Ausstellungen

2011
Mralborough Gallery, New York, NY
2007
Red Grooms: Recent Paintings, Marlborough Gallery, New York, September 24 – October 27 (solo)
2007
Wit & Whimsy, Marlborough Gallery, New York, NY, March 6 - 31
2007
Summer Exhibition, Marlborough Gallery, New York, NY, June 6 – September 21
2006
Sculpture, Marlborough Gallery, New York, NY, January 5-28
2005
Landscape,Cityscape, Marlborough Gallery, New York
2005
Nassau Red! Red Grooms: Ruckus in Roslyn, Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbor, New York (solo)
2004
Red Grooms: New Works in Wood, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York (solo)
2004
Colored Pencil, KS Art, New York, New York
2003
La Fête, Le Bellevue, Biarritz, France; traveled to Museo Valenciano de la Ilustración y la Modernidad, Valencia, Spain
2003
The Human Comedy: Portraits by Red Grooms, Katonah Museum of Art (solo)
2002
Red Grooms: Recent Works, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York (solo)
2002
Tools as Art: The Hechinger Collection, traveled to City Museum, St.
2001
Self-Made Men, DC Moore Gallery, New York, New York
2000
Déjà vu: Reworking the Past, Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, New York.
1999
Red Grooms - New Works, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York (solo)
1998
Red Grooms and the Heroism of Modern Life, Palmer Museum of Art, Pennsylvania State University, Pennsylvania (solo)
1998
Coming off the Wall, The Susquehanna Art Museum, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
1997
Traveling with Red Grooms, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York (solo)
1996
Red Grooms: A Personal Art History, New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, Connecticut (solo)
1995
Red Grooms: Sculpture and Works on Paper 1980-1994, The Wood Street Galleries Pittsburgh, PA
1995
The Filmmuseum, The Filmmuseum Potsdam, Germany
1995
Red Grooms: What's All the Ruckus About?, Traveling Exhibition, Watercolors TN, FL, GA, MD
1994 – 1995
Red Grooms's Dame of the Narrows and the Greater New York Harbor, The Brooklyn Museum Brooklyn, NY
1994
Target: Red Grooms!, Fredrick R. Weisman Museum of Art Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA
1993 – 1994
Red Grooms, Nagoya City Art Museum Nagoya, Japan
1993
Red Grooms, Art Museum of Southeast Texas Beaumont, TX
1993
Red Grooms at Grand Central, Grand Central Terminal New York, NY
1993
Red Grooms' Ruckus Rodeo, Rockwell Museum Corning, NY
1993
Have Brush Will Travel: Red Grooms' Watercolor World, Marlborough Gallery New York, NY
1992
Ruckus Rodeo, Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities Arvada, CO
1992
Red Grooms: New Work, Marlborough Gallery New York, NY
1992
Red Grooms: Dame of the Narrows, Long term installation, Brooklyn Museum Brooklyn, NY
1992
The Burning Building (revival) and Hot Water, Live Performances, Cabaret Voltaire New York, NY
1991 – 1992
Red Grooms, Kathryn Ellman Gallery Aspen, CO
1986 – 1991
Red Grooms: The Graphic Work, Organized by the Fine Arts Center, Nashville, TN Traveling Exhibition
1990
Red Grooms: Tourist Traps and Other Places, Marlborough Gallery New York, NY
1990
Red Grooms: Oeuvres Récentes, FIAC 1990 for Marlborough Gallery New York, NY
1989
Traveling with Red Grooms: Watercolors 1987-89, Marlborough Gallery New York, NY
1987
Red Grooms: Recent Prints, Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
1987
Recent Paintings, Sculpture and Drawings, Marlborough Gallery New York, NY
1987
Red Grooms: Retrospective, Whitney Museum of American Art New York, NY
1987
Graphics, Simms Fine Art New Orleans, LA
1986
Homage to Red Grooms, Cumberland Gallery Nashville, TN
1986
Rembrandt Takes a Walk; Gouaches for the book by Mark Strand, Marlborough Gallery New York, NY
1986
Marlborough Fine Art, Marlborough Fine Art Tokyo, Japan
1985 – 1986
Red Grooms: A Retrospective 1956-1984, Organized by the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Traveling Exhibition
1985
Red Grooms-Recent Work, Marlborough Fine Art London, England
1985
Hokin/Kaufman Gallery, Hokin Kaufman Gallery Chicago, IL
1985
Benjamin Mangel Gallery, Benjamin Mangel Gallery Philadelphia, PA
1985
Red Grooms: The Alley, Circulo de Bellas Artes Madrid, Spain
1985
Red Grooms!, Sette Publishing Co. Tempe, AZ
1985
Small Fry Gangster, Film by Red Grooms Edited by David Saunders
1984
Man Waking Up, Acted in by Red Grooms Film by Rudy Burckhardt
1984
Red Grooms: Recent Work, Marlborough Gallery New York, NY
1983
Graphics from the 80s, Unicorn Gallery Aspen, CO
1983
Maquettes, Monotypes and Graphics, Anderson Ranch Aspen, CO
1983
Public Works-Private Patrons: Images of Modern Times by Red Grooms, Tampa Museum; Hunter Museum Tampa, FL; Chattanooga, TN
1983
Ruckus Rodeo, North Carolina Museum of Art Raleigh, NC
1982
Red Grooms: Philadelphia Cornucopia, Institute of Contemporary Art University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
1982
Red Grooms: Welcome to Cleveland, The New Gallery of Contemporary Art Cleveland, OH
1982
Benjamin Mangel Gallery, Benjamin Mangel Gallery Philadelphia, PA
1982
Red Grooms: Prints of the Seventies, Traveling Exhibition Organized by Fine Arts Center, Cheekwood, Nashville, TN
1982
Red Grooms: Ruckus Manhattan, Seibu Museum Tokyo, Japan
1982
Red Grooms 1977-1982, Carlson Gallery University of Bridgeport, CT
1982
Red Grooms: From the Permanent Collection, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Washington, D.C.
1981
Ruckus Rodeo, Aspen Center for the Visual Arts Aspen, CO
1981
Red Grooms: Originals from Local Collections, Montgomery Bell Academy Nashville, TN
1981
Red Grooms: Recent Works, Marlborough Gallery New York, NY
1981
Ruckus Manhattan Revisited, Burlington House New York, NY
1980
Red Grooms: Works from the 60s, Hatton Art Gallery Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, CO
1980
Camp Gallery/ Signet Fine Prints, Camp Gallery/ Signet Fine Prints St. Louis, MO
1980
Discount Store, The Lowe Art Museum University of Miami, FL
1980
Hippodrome Hardware, Film by Ruckus Studios, with Mimi Gross edited by David Saunders
1979
The Bookstore, Hudson River Museum Yonkers, NY
1979
Benjamin Mangel Gallery, Benjamin Mangel Gallery Philadelphia, PA
1979
Discount Store, Anderson Gallery Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
1978
Martin Wiley Gallery, Martin Wiley Gallery Nashville, TN
1978
Discount Store, State University of New York Purchase, NY
1978
Little Red Riding Hood, Film by Red Grooms Photography by Rudy Burckhardt
1977
Galerie Roger d'Amecourt, Galerie Roger d'Amecourt Paris, France
1977
The New Gallery of Contemporary Art, The New Gallery of Contemporary Art Cleveland, OH
1976
Ruckus Manhattan, Marlborough Gallery New York, NY
1975 – 1976
Ruckus Manhattan, Produced by Ruckus Studios with Mimi Gross 88 Pine Street, New York, NY
1975 – 1976
Ruckus Manhattan, Film by Ruckus Studios, with Mimi Gross
1975
Works on Paper, Brooke Alexander Gallery New York, NY
1974
Grow Great, Film by Ruckus Studios with Mimi Gross
1973 – 1974
The Ruckus World of Red Grooms, Traveling Exhibition New Brunswick, NJ; New York, NY; Caracas, Venezuela
1972 – 1973
The Conquest of Libya by Italia 1912-1913, Film by Ruckus Studios with Mimi Gross
1972
Hippodrome Hardware, Live Performance, Ruckus Studio New York, NY
1972
Allan Frumkin Gallery, Allan Frumkin Gallery Chicago, IL
1972
Fine Arts Center, Fine Arts Center Cheekwood, Nashville, TN
1972
Fredrick Gallery, Fredrick Gallery Washington, DC
1971
John Bernard Myers Gallery, John Bernard Myers Gallery New York, NY
1971
Institute of Contemporary Art, Institute of Contemporary Art Boston, MA
1970
Tibor de Nagy Gallery, Tibor de Nagy Gallery New York, NY
1970
Red Grooms' Target Discount Store, Film produced by Ruckus Studios with Mimi Gross Film by Allan Kraning
1969 – 1970
Tappy Toes, Film produced by Ruckus Studios with Mimi Gross Music by John Herbert McDowell
1969
Encyclopedia of the Blessed, Acted in by Red Grooms Film by Mike Kuchar
1968
Meow Meow, Film by Red Grooms with Yvonne Anderson
1968
Berkeley Eruption, Live Performance, University of California, Berkeley Berkeley, CA
1967
City of Chicago, Traveling Exhibition Chicago, IL; Venice, Italy; Washington, D.C.; etc.
1966
Tibor de Nagy Gallery, Tibor de Nagy Gallery New York, NY
1966
Fat Feet, Film Produced by Ruckus Studios with Mimi Gross Photography by Yvonne Anderson
1965
Secret of Wendel Sampson, Acted in by Red Grooms Film by Mike Kuchar
1965
Tibor de Nagy Gallery, Tibor de Nagy Gallery New York, NY
1962 – 1965
Ruckus Shorts, Film Produced by Ruckus Studios with Mimi Gross Photography by Rudy Berckhardt
1964
Lurk, Acted in by Red Grooms Film by Rudy Burckhardt
1963
Miracle on the B.M.T., Acted in by Red Grooms Film by Rudy Burckhardt
1963
Tibor de Nagy Gallery, Tibor de Nagy Gallery New York, NY
1962
Nashville Artists Guild, Nashville Artists Guild Nashville, TN
1962
Shoot the Moon, Film produced by Ruckus Studios with Mimi Gross Photography by Rudy Berckhardt
1961
The Unwelcome Guest, Film produced by Ruckus Studios with Mimi Gross
1960
The Magic Train Ride, Live Performance, Reuben Gallery New York, NY
1960
Ruben Gallery, Ruben Gallery New York, NY
1959
The Walking Man, Live Performance, Sun Gallery Provincetown, MA
1959
The Burning Building, Live Performance, Delancey Street Museum New York, NY
1958 – 1959
City Gallery, City Gallery New York, NY
1958
Sun Gallery, Sun Gallery Provincetown, MA
1958
Play Called Fire, Live Performance, Sun Gallery Provincetown, MA