1912    Born in Maklin, Saskatchewan, Canada

2004    Died in Taos, NM

 

Education:

1942    B.S., Columbia University, New York, NY

1952    M.A., Columbia University, New York, NY

 

 Selected Solo Exhibitions:

2015    Agnes Martin, Tate Modern, London, UK. Traveling Show

2013    Agnes Martin: The New York–Taos Connection (1947–1957). Organized by

            the Harwood Museum of Art, Taos, NM. Traveling Show

2012    In Honor of Agnes Martin’s Centenary, Inverleith House, Royal Botanic

            Garden, Edinburgh, UK

            Agnes Martin: Before the Grid, Harwood Museum of Art, Taos, NM

2011   Agnes Martin / The ‘80s: Grey Paintings, The Pace Gallery, New York, NY

2010   Agnes Martin: Works on Paper, The Douglas Hyde Gallery, Trinity College,

           Dublin, Ireland            

           Agnes Martin, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, UK

2009   Artist Rooms: Agnes Martin, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art,

           Edinburgh, UK. Traveling Show

2008   Agnes Martin: Works on Paper, Peter Blum Gallery, New York, NY

           Agnes Martin, Thomas Ammann Fine Art, Zurich, Switzerland

2007    Agnes Martin: Trajectories, Dia: Beacon, New York, NY

           Agnes Martin: On A Clear Day, Art Gallery of the South Okanagan, Penticton,

           Canada

2006   A Field of Vision: Agnes Martin’s Paintings from the 1980s, Dia: Beacon, NY

           Agnes Martin: Closing the Circle: Early and Late, PaceWildenstein, New York,

           NY

2005    To the Islands: Agnes Martin’s Paintings 1974–79, Dia: Beacon, New York,

           NY

           “…unknown territory…” Agnes Martin’s Paintings from the 1960s,

           Dia: Beacon, NY

           Agnes Martin: On A Clear Day, Craig F. Starr Associates, New York, NY

2004   Agnes Martin: The Islands, The University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann

           Arbor, MI

           “…going forward into unknown territory…” Agnes Martin’s Early Painting

           1957–1967, Dia: Beacon, New York, NY

           Agnes Martin: The Islands, Josef Albers Quadrat Museum, Bottrop, Germany

2003   Agnes Martin: Five Decades, Zwirner and Wirth, New York, NY

2002   Agnes Martin Paintings from 2001, The Harwood Museum of Art, Taos, NM

           Agnes Martin: The Nineties and Beyond, The Menil Collection, Houston, TX

 2001   Agnes Martin Recent Works, Anthony d’Offay Gallery, London, UK

 2000   Lovely Life: The Recent Work of Agnes Martin, Whitney Museum of American

           Art, New York, NY

           Agnes Martin: On a Clear Day, Gallery N. von Bartha, London, UK

1999    Agnes Martin: New Paintings, 1999 Edinburgh International Festival,

           Inverleith House, Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh, UK

1998    Agnes MartinNew Paintings, PaceWildenstein, Los Angeles, CA

           Agnes Martin, Galeria 56, Budapest, Hungary

           Agnes Martin: Works on Paper, Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe, NM

1997    Agnes Martin Gallery, Harwood Museum of Art, Taos, NM

1996    Agnes Martin, Annemarie Verna Galerie, Zurich, Switzerland

           Agnes Martin: Paintings and Drawings, Galerie Daniel Blau, Munich, Germany

           Agnes Martin: New Paintings, PaceWildenstein, Los Angeles, CA

1995    Agnes Martin, Mackenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.

           Traveling Show

           Agnes Martin: Recent Paintings, The Pace Gallery, New York, NY

1994   Agnes Martin: Recent Paintings, Stockholm Konsthall, Magasin 3, Stockholm,

           Sweden

           Agnes Martin: Paintings from 1991 and 1992, Galerie Michael Werner,

            Cologne, Germany

1993    Agnes Martin: Paintings and Drawings 1977–1991, Serpentine Gallery,

           London, UK

           Agnes Martin, Wildenstein Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

1992    Agnes Martin, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY. Traveling

            Show

            Agnes Martin, Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris, France

            Agnes Martin, Hochschule für angewandte Kunst, Vienna, Austria

           Agnes Martin: Werke 1960–1989, Kunstmuseum Winterthur, Switzerland

1991   Agnes Martin: New Paintings, The Pace Gallery, New York, NY

           Agnes Martin, On a Clear Day, A Portfolio of Prints from the Collection of

           Donald Judd, Chinati Foundation, Marfa, TX

           Agnes Martin: Paintings and Drawings 1974–1990, Stedelijk Museum,

           Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Traveling Show

           Agnes Martin Paintings: 1959–1969, Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY

1989    Agnes Martin: Recent Paintings, Cleveland Museum of Art, OH

           Agnes Martin, Akira Ikeda Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

1988    Agnes Martin, Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston, MA

1987    Agnes Martin: Peintures 1975–1986, Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris, France

1986    Agnes Martin: New Paintings, The Pace Gallery, New York, NY

           Agnes Martin: Works on Paper, Garry Anderson Gallery, Sydney, Australia

           Agnes Martin: Neue Bilder-Zeichnungen, Annemarie Verna Galerie, Zurich,

           Switzerland

           Agnes Martin: Recent Paintings, Waddington Galleries, London, UK

1985    Agnes Martin: Recent Paintings, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1984    Agnes Martin: Recent Paintings, The Mayor Gallery, London, UK

1982    Agnes Martin. Organized by Glenbow-Alberta Institute, Calgary, Alberta, and

           the Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. Traveling Show

1980    Agnes Martin Paintings 1980, The Pace Gallery, New York, NY

           Agnes Martin New Paintings, Watercolors, Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago, IL

           Agnes Martin Organized by The Pace Gallery, New York, NY. Traveling Show

1979    Agnes Martin, The Pace Gallery, New York, NY

           Agnes Martin: The Islands, Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe, NM

           Agnes Martin: Recent Watercolors, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1978    Agnes Martin, Galerie Rudolf Zwirner, Cologne, Germany

           Agnes Martin: Recent Drawings, Harcus/Krakow Gallery, Boston, MA

           Agnes Martin: Drawings of the Sixties, Robert Elkon Gallery, New York, NY

           Agnes Martin: Six New Paintings, The Mayor Gallery, London, UK

           Agnes Martin: Watercolors, The Pace Gallery, New York, NY

1977    Agnes Martin: Paintings and Drawings 1957–1975. Organized by the Arts

           Council of Great Britain, London, UK. Traveling Show

1976    Agnes Martin: Paintings 1961–67, Robert Elkon Gallery, New York, NY

1974    Agnes Martin: On a Clear Day, Fine Arts Museum, Santa Fe, NM

           On a Clear Day: Screenprints and Drawings by Agnes Martin, Scottish

           National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, UK

1973    Agnes Martin, Kunstraum München, Munich, Germany. Traveling Show

           Agnes Martin: On a Clear Day, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

           Agnes Martin: On a Clear Day, Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris, France

           Agnes Martin, Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania,

            Philadelphia, PA. Traveling Show

1971    Agnes Martin, Visual Arts Gallery, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

1970    Agnes Martin: Paintings 1963–1968, Nicholas Wilder Gallery,

           Los Angeles, CA

1965    Agnes Martin, Nicholas Wilder Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

           Agnes Martin, Robert Elkon Gallery, New York, NY

1962    Agnes Martin, Robert Elkon Gallery, New York, NY

1959    Paintings: Agnes Martin, Section Eleven, Betty Parsons Gallery, New York, NY

1958    Agnes Martin, Section Eleven, Betty Parsons Gallery, New York, NY

 

 

 

 

 

Selected Public Exhibitions:

The Ackland Art Museum, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC

Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY

The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT

Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College, OH

American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, New York, NY

Anderson Collection Museum at Stanford University, CA

Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada

The Chase Manhattan Collection, New York, NY

The Chinati Foundation/La Fundación Chinati, Marfa, TX

The Cleveland Museum of Art, OH

Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville, ME

Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI

Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Wellesley College, MA

Denver Art Museum, CO

Des Moines Art Center, IA

Dia Art Foundation, New York, NY

Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

Fundació La Caixa, Barcelona, Spain

The Grey Art Gallery and Study Center, New York University Art Collection, New York, NY

Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice, Italy

Harwood Foundation, Taos, NM

Marieluise Hessel Collection, Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY

High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA

Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Japan

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

Ho-Am Art Museum, Seoul, South Korea

Hugh Lane Municipal Gallery of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland

The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

Kunstmuseum Winterthur, Switzerland

Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf, Germany

Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA

Magasin 3 Kunsthall, Stockholm, Sweden

The Maxine and Stuart Frankel Foundation for Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

The Menil Collection, Houston, TX

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

Milwaukee Art Museum, WI

Musée Barbier Mueller, Geneva, Switzerland

Musée national d'art moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France

Museu Colecção Berardo, Lisbon, Portugal

Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla, CA

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX

The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, Australia

The National Museum of Art, Osaka, Japan

The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MI

Neuberger Museum, State University of New York at Purchase, New York, NY

Neue Galerie - Sammlung Ludwig, Aachen, Germany

New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe, NM

Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena, CA

Österreichische Ludwigstiftung, Vienna, Austria

The Refco Collection, Chicago, IL

Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, CA

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY

Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Stiftung Ludwig, Palais Lichtenstein, Vienna, Austria

Tate Gallery, London, UK

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford, CT

Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN

Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY

Worcester Art Museum, MA

Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT