Roy Lichtenstein

(American, 1923–1997)

 

Title: Imperfect, 1988
Medium: Woodcut, screenprint and collage in colors, on 3-ply Supra 100, signed and dated in pencil, numbered 29/45 (there were also 14 artist's proofs), published by Gemini G.E.L, Los Angeles, with their blindstamps
Size: 67" x 79 7/8", from "Imperfect" Series (C. 222), B. 58 7/8 x 73¾ in. (1495 x 1898 mm.), S. 67 x 80 in. (1702 x 2029 mm.) 
Movement: Contemporary
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Roy Lichtenstein, Imperfect, 1988

 

Title: Jackson China Place Setting, 1966
Medium: Design
Movement: Contemporary Design
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Roy Lichtenstein, Jackson China Place Setting, 1966

 

Title: Lichtenstein Plate (Untitled), 1990
Medium: Ceramics, Design, porcelain
Edition: 3000, Rosenthal, edition
Size: 12.2 in. (31 cm.)
Movement: Contemporary Design
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Roy Lichtenstein, Lichtenstein Plate (Untitled), 1990


Biography

TIMELINE

1923
Born in New York, USA

1937
Enrolled in Saturday morning watercolor classes at Parsons School of Design, New York, USA
Played clarinet, piano, and jazz flute during high school

1939
Saw Picasso’s 1937 masterwork Guernica at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA

1940
Studied at the Art Students League, New York, USA

1943
Inducted into US Army

1944
Served as a draftsman and artist in G-3 (Plans and Training)
His division was shipped to England, where he saw exhibitions of Cézanne and Toulouse Lautrec, London, England

1945
His unit went to France, Belgium, Germany

1946
Honorable discharge from the army as Private First Class/121st Engineers P Battalion
Recipient, American Service Medal, Eame Service Medal, Good Conduct Medal and World War II Victorious Medal
BFA, Ohio State University, Columbus, USA

1949
MFA, Ohio State University, Columbus, USA

1995
Recipient, National Medal of the Arts

1996
Recipient, Honorary Doctorate of Fine Arts from George Washington University, Washington, D.C.

1997
Died in New York, USA


EXHIBITIONS

2013
Pop Art Accrochage, Fluegel-Roncak Gallery, Nuremberg, Germany
Word And Image, Hood Museum of Art, Hanover, USA
Lichtenstein: A Retrospective, Tate Modern, London, England
The Pop Object: The Still Life Tradition in Pop Art, Acquavella Galleries, Inc., New York, USA
Vibrations, Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, USA
The 60s In The Guggenheim Collections: From Informel To Pop Art, Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice, Italy
Il Guggenheim: L'avanguardia americana 1945–1980, Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome, Italy
bedroom, Collectors Contemporary, Singapore

2012
Roy Lichtenstein, The National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Pop remix, QUT Art Museum, Brisbane, Australia
Roy Lichtenstein: A Retrospective, The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, USA
Roy Lichtenstein, The University of Lethbridge Art Gallery, Lethbridge, Canada
The 1960s, The University of Lethbridge Art Gallery, Lethbridge, Canada
Roy Lichtenstein: Landscapes in the Chinese Style, Gagosian Gallery, New York, USA

2011
Roy Lichtenstein, Gallery Tagboat, Tokyo, Japan
ROY LICHTENSTEIN, Gagosian Gallery, Hong Kong
Three Landscapes: A Film Installation by Roy Lichtenstein, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, USA
Entablatures, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, USA
ROY LICHTENSTEIN: Dots and Stripes, Galerie Fluegel-Roncak, Nuremberg, Germany
Roy Lichtenstein: Black & White 1961 - 1968, Albertina, Vienna, Austria
Roy Lichtenstein: Posters and more, Ludwig Galerie Schloß Oberhausen, Oberhausen, Germany

2010
The Robert and Jane Meyerhoff Collection: Selected Works, National Gallery of Art Washington, D.C. (solo)
Roy Lichtenstein: Meditations on Art, Museo Triennale, Milan, Italy (solo)
Roy Lichtenstein: Still Lifes, Gagosian Gallery, New York, USA (solo)
Roy Lichtenstein: Kunst als Motiv, Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany (solo)
Roy Lichtenstein, Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, USA (solo)

2009
Lichtenstein: in Process, Dixon Gallery and Gardens, Memphis, USA

2008
Liebe. Love. Paare, Gustav-Lubcke-Museum, Hamm, Germany
Ruscha and Pop: Icons of the 1960s, Hood Museum of Art, Hanover, USA

2007
Art Market Now, The Columns, Seoul, Korea
Pop Art Portraits, National Portrait Gallery, London, England

2006
Picasso to Pop: Aspects of Modern Art, The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford, USA

2005
Pollock To Pop: America's Brush With Dali, Salvador Dali Museum, St. Petersburg, USA
Contemporary Voices, Foundation Beyeler, Riehen, Switzerland

2004
Reina Sofía, Roy Lichtenstein, Madrid, Spain (solo)
Hayward Gallery, Roy Lichtenstein, London, England (solo)
Langen Foundation Hombroich, Bilder der Stille – Eröffnungsausstellung, Neuss, Germany
Kunst Haus, International Exhibition of Modern Art and the Museum of Modern Art, Dresden, Germany
Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, 20 years, Salzburg, Austria
Centre de Cultura Contemporània, AT WAR, Barcelona, Spain
Albertina, Pop Art & Minimalismus, Vienna, Austria
Neue Nationalgalerie, Das MoMA, Berlin, Germany
Moderna Museet, The Pontus Hultén Collection, Stockholm, Sweden
Wexner Center for the Arts, Splat Boom Pow!, Columbus, USA
Dots, Stripes and Strokes, Andipa Gallery, London, England (solo)

2003
Roy Lichtenstein, BA-CA Kunstforum, Vienna, Austria (solo)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA (solo)
NRW-Forum, AUTO-NOM, Dusseldorf, Germany
Neue Galerie, SUPPORT 1 - Die Neue Galerie als Sammlung, Graz, Austria
Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg, Germany
Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, USA
Museum kunst palast, Dusseldorf, Germany
Guggenheim, Bilbao, Spain

2002
Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finaland (solo)
Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt, Germany (solo)
Galerie Terminus, Munich, Germany (solo)
Tate Liverpool, England

2001
Mitchell-Innes & Nash, New York, USA (solo)
Gagosian Gallery, New York, USA (solo)
Leo Castelli, New York, USA (solo)

2000
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, USA (solo)

1999
Lawrence Rubin, Zurich, Switzerland (solo)
Bass Museum of Art, Miami, USA (solo)
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, USA (solo)

1998
Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia (solo)

1994
Roy Lichtenstein: Retrospective, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, USA (solo)

1993
Galerie Friebe, Lüdenscheid, Germany (solo)

1987
Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, USA (solo)
Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany

1975
Centre national d'art contemporain, Paris, France
Staatliche Museen Preussischer Kulturbesitz, Berlin, Germany

1972
Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, USA

1969
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, USA

1967
Pasadena Art Museum, Pasadena, USA
Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netheralnds

1966
Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, USA

1964
Gallery Ileana Sonnabend, Paris, France

1962
Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, USA
New Realists, Sidney Janis Gallery, New York, USA
New Painting of Common Objects, Pasadena Art Museum, Pasadena, USA

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
Museum für Moderne Kunst (MMK), Frankfurt/Main, Germany
Ludwig Galerie - Schloß Oberhausen, Oberhausen, Germany
Ludwig Museum - Museum of Contemporary Art - Budapest, Budapest, Hungary
Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art, Tehran, Iran
Museo D'Arte Contemporanea Donna Regina - MADRE, Naples, Italy
MART- Museo d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, Rovereto, Italy
Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, Scotland
Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz, Lichtenstein
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, ACT, Australia
Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney - MCA, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig - MUMOK , Vienna, Austria
National Gallery of Canada - Musée des beaux-arts du Canada, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk, Denmark
Kiasma - Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland
Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington, New Zealand
Tate Modern, London, England
Tate Britain, London, England
Kunstmuseum Basel, Basel, Switzerland
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia, SC
Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego - MCASD La Jolla, La Jolla, CA
Polk Museum of Art, Lakeland, FL
Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA, Los Angeles, CA
The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN
Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery, Nashville, TN
Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City, NY
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, NY
Berardo Museum - Collection of Modern and Contemporary Art, Lisbon, Portugal
Museu d´Art Contemporani de Barcelona - MACBA, Barcelona, Spain
Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden
MAMAC - Musee d´Art Moderne et d`Art Contemporain Nice, Nice, France
IAC - Institut d'art contemporain Villeurbanne/Rhône-Alpes, Villeurbanne, France