Chronik

1954
Born in Chicago Heights, USA
1972
BFA, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, USA
1972
California Institute of the Arts, Valencia/CA, USA
1973
Cooper Union, New York, USA
1975 – 1976
BFA, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, USA
Lives and works in Brooklyn, USA

Ausstellungen

2014
Portraits d’Interieurs, Monaco Mational Musee Nouveau, Monaco
2014
Take It or Leave It: Institution, Image, Ideology, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
2014
303 Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2013
Maruani & Noirhomme, Brussels, Belgium 2011 Regen Projects, Los Angeles (solo)
2013
Comic Future, Ballroom Marfa, TX
2012
Painting Now, Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zurich, Switzerland
2012
The Bewildered Image: American Painters From The 1980s, Patricia Low Contemporary, Geneva, Switzerland
2012
Figuring Color: Kathy Butterly, Felix Gonzalez-Torres, Roy McMakin, Sue Williams, The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston/MA, USA
2011
Sculpture Now, Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zurich, Switzerland
2011
Sue Williams, Regen Projects, Los Angeles/CA, USA (solo)
2011
Body and Soul – Female American Artists (Sue Williams, Elizabeth Peyton, Kara Walker, Katy Stone), white8 Gallery at the US-Embassy, Vienna, Austria
2010
James Ensor - Hareng Saur: Ensor et l'art contemporain - SMAK Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Gent, Belgium
2010
Keeping it Real: An exhibition in four acts from the D. Daskalopoulos Collection, Whitechapel Gallery, London, Great Britain (curated by Achim Borchardt-Hume)
2010
Experimenting Colour and Line, white8 Galerie Dagmar Aichholzer, Vienna, Austria
2010
Collecting Biennials, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York /NY, USA
2010
POVOpeople, Foundation EDP, Electricity Museum, Lisbon, Spain
2010
Disquieted, Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR
2010
Visceral Bodies, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver/BC, Canada
2010
Al-Qaida is the CIA, 303 Gallery, New York, USA (solo)
Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zurich, Switzerland (solo)
South Hill Park Open Exhibition Prints, Berkshire, England
2009
Flower Power, Craa Centro di ricerca arte attuale Villa Giulia, Verbania, Italy
2009
1992009, D’Amelio Terras, New York/NY, USA
2009
CHANGING - International contemporary art - Gallery´s Artists , white8 Galerie Dagmar Aichholzer, Villach, Austria
2009
Rebelle: Art and Feminism 1969 - 2009, Museum voor Moderne Kunst Arnhem, Arnhem, The Netherlands
2009
MOCA´s First Thirty Years, MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles/CA, USA
2009
Donald Baechler bis Catherine Yass - "Stairs" , white8 Galerie Dagmar Aichholzer, Villach, Austria
2008
Listen Darling? The World Is Yours, Ellipse Foundation, Acoitão, Portugal
2008
PERMANENT PRESENTATION - International contemporary art - Gallery´s Artists, white8 Galerie Dagmar Aichholzer, Villach, Austria
2008
Pretty Ugly, Gavin Brown's Enterprise, New York/NY, USA
2008
Blasted Allegories. Werke aus der Sammlung Ringier, Kunstmuseum Luzern, Lucerne, Switzerland
2008
Who's Afraid of Jasper Johns?, Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York/NY, USA
2008
We Are Stardust, We Are Golden (Women at Johnen + Schöttle since 1984), Johnen + Schöttle, Cologne, Germany
2008
Project for the new american century, David Zwirner, New York, USA (solo)
Sue Williams: Small Talk, High Heels, Ormeau Baths Gallery OBG, Belfast, Northern Ireland (solo)
2007
Into Me/Out of Me, MACRO al Mattatoio, Rome, Italy
Fast Forward: Collections for the Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, USA
InWords: The Art of Language, University Gallery, University of Delaware, Newark, USA
Comic Abstraction: Image Breaking, Image Making, Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
Beneath the Underdog, Gagosian Gallery, Madison Ave, New York, USA
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, 45 Years of Art and Feminism, Museo de Bellas Artes de Bilbao, Bilbao, Spain
2006
Regen Projects, Los Angeles, USA (solo)
Defamation of Character, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, New York, USA
Into Me/Out of Me, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, New York, USA (itinerary: Kunst-Werke, Berlin: MARCO Museo d'Arte Contemporanea Roma, Rome)
Lara Schnitger, Lily van der Stokker, Sue Williams, Modern Art, London, England
Still Points of the Turning World: SITE Santa Fe's Sixth International Biennial, SITE Santa Fe, Santa Fe, USA
New York, New York: Fifty Years of Art, Architecture, Film, Music, and Video, Grimaldi Forum, Monaco
Bearings: The Female Figure, P.S. 122 Gallery, New York, USA
Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zurich, Switzerland (solo)
Sue Williams: Small talks, high heels, Glynn Vivian Art Gallery, Swansea, Wales (solo)
2005
303 Gallery, New York, USA (solo)
BA-CA Kunstforum, Willem de Kooning, Vienna, Austria
Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Extreme Abstraction, Buffalo, USA
2004
Staatsgallerie Stuttgart, Funny Cuts: Cartoons und Comics in der Zeitgenössischen Kunst, Stuttgart, Germany
The Parrish Art Museum, North Fork/South Fork: East End Art Now, South Hampton, New York
The American Academy of Art and Letters, New York, USA
Bernier / Eliades Gallery, Athens, Greece (solo)
Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Korea (solo)
Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, USA (solo)
2003
Regen Projects, Los Angeles, USA (solo)
Galleria Il capricorno, Venice, Italy (solo)
Institut Valencia d’Art Modern, Valencia, Spain (solo)
Texas Gallery, Size Matters, Houston, USA
G Gallery, Drawing, Washington D.C.
University of Santa Barbara, Social Strategies: Redefining Social Realism, Santa Barbara, USA
Carpenter Center, Harvard, Cambridge, USA
2002
Wiener Secession, Vienna, Austria
303 Gallery, New York, USA
Sue Williams - A Fine Line, The Palm Beach Institute of Contemporary Art (PBICA), Lake Worth, USA
Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Germany (solo)
Galerie Hauser & Wirth & Presenhuber, Zurich, Switzerland (solo)
2001
Gallery Side 2, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
Bernier/Eliades Gallery, Athens, Greece (solo)
1999
Galerie Hauser & Wirth & Presenhuber, Zurich, Switzerland (solo)

Literatur

2005
Vitorelli , Rita, A Letter From Sue Williams, in: spike – Art Quarterly, July 2005, No. 4, p. 62-73
2005
Hezel, Sarah (ed.), EXTREME abstraction, Albright-Knox Gallery, Buffalo, New York, 2005
2003
Gorsen, Peter, Organverschlingung, in: FAZ, 6.1.03, p.33
2002
Burton, Johanna, review, Time Out NY, May 16-23, No. 346, p. 73
2002
Review, The New Yorker, May 6, p.18
2002
Glueck, Grace, review, The New York Times, May 3, p. 39
2002
Steiner, Urs, Disney durchgedreht, in: Neue Zürcher Zeitung, 6. September 2002, Nr. 206, p.44
2002
Schwabsky, Barry Abjection by Other Means, in: Art in America, January, 2002, No. 1, p.92
2002
Palm Beach ICA, Sue Williams: A Fine Line, (cur. Michael Rush, text by Barry Schwabsky), 2000 (exh. cat.)
2001
Kimmelman, Michael, In a Cheerful Groove, With a Plan and Senendipity, in: The New York Times, New York, December 28, 2001, p. 41, p. 43, ill.
2000
Galerie Joan Prats (ed.), Sue Williams, Barcelona, 2000 (exh. cat.)
2000
303 Gallery, Sue Williams, New York, 2000 (exh.cat.)