CARMEN CICERO

 

Born Newark, New Jersey

Lives and works in New York City

 

 

Education

1991†††††††††††††† MFA, Montclair State University, NJ

1952†††††††††††††† Graduate Studies with Robert Motherwell, Hunter College, NY

1947-1951††††† BA, Newark State Teachers College, Newark, NJ

 

Solo Exhibitions

††††††††††††† †2018†††††††††††††† Battle of the Sexes 1965-1982, June Kelly Gallery, New York

†††††††††††††† 2015†††††††††††††† Carmen Cicero: Early Works: 1970s-1980s, June Kelly Gallery, New York

††††††††††† †††2012†††††††††††††† Visionary: Paintings, June Kelly Gallery, New York

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Carmen Cicero: The Visionary Work, curated by William Evaul, Provincetown Art

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††† Association and Museum, MA; catalogue

† †††††††††††††2010††††††††††††††† Carmen Cicero: Watercolors, The Shore Gallery, Provincetown, MA

†††††††††††††††††††††† In the Still of the Night, June Kelly Gallery, New York

2007†††††††††††††† Things That Happen in the Moonlight, June Kelly Gallery; catalogue

2004 ††††††††††††† New Paintings, June Kelly Gallery, New York; catalogue

2001†††††††††††††† Recent Work, June Kelly Gallery, New York

2000†††††††††††††† Carmen Cicero: A Survey of Paintings, Provincetown Art Association and Museum, MA; catalogue

††††††††††††††††††††††† Carmen Cicero: Watercolors, Jenkins Johnson Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1998†††††††††††††† Recent Paintings, June Kelly Gallery, New York

††††††††††††††††††††††† Paintings and Watercolors, Jenkins Johnson Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1997†††††††††††††† Long Point Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1995†††††††††††††† Paintings and Watercolors, June Kelly Gallery, New York

1993†††††††††††††† New Paintings, June Kelly Gallery, New York

1991†††††††††††††† Montclair State College Art Gallery, Montclair, NJ

1990†††††††††††††† Paintings and Watercolors, June Kelly Gallery, New York

1988†††††††††††††† Paintings, Graham Modern Gallery, New York

†††††††† Watercolors, June Kelly Gallery, New York

1987†††††††††††††† Watercolors and Sculpture, Graham Modern Gallery, New York

1986†††††††††††††† Cherrystone Gallery, Wellfleet, MA

1985†††††††††††††† Recent Paintings, Graham Modern Gallery, New York

1984†††††††††††††† Paintings and Drawings, 1975-1984, Graham Modern Gallery, New York

1983†††††††††††††† Art Academy of Cincinnati, OH

1982†††††††††††††† Gracie Mansion Gallery, New York

1979†††††††††††††† Gurewitsch Gallery, New York

1978†††††††††††††† Dubins Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1976†††††††††††††† Caldwell College, Caldwell, NJ

1975†††††††††††††† Leslie Rankow Gallery, New York

1972†††††††††††††† Simone Stern Gallery, New Orleans, LA

1970†††††††††††††† Wellfleet Art Gallery, Cape Cod, MA and Palm Beach, FL

†††††††† Drawings and Serigraphs, New School for Social Research, New York

1968†††††††††††††† Peridot Gallery, New York

†††††††† Galleri Promenade, Tromso, Norway

1967†††††††††††††† Galerie Puntvier, Rotterdam, Holland

1966               Drawings & Gouaches, American Gallery, New York

1957†††††††††††††† Peridot Gallery, New York

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

               2017      Celebrating 30 Years, Gallery Artists: Drawing and Photography, June Kelly Gallery,

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† New York

              2012     Art of Another Kind: International Abstraction and the Guggenheim, 1949-1960, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum;

                                           travelled to the Cobra Museum of Modern Art, Amstelveen, Netherlands; catalogue

                           Art of Another Kind: International Abstraction and the Guggenheim, 1949-1960,

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum; catalogue

                                           Long Point: An Artistsí Place, curated by Mary E. Abell, Provincetown Art Association and Museum, MA; catalogue

                                          Celebrating 25 Years, June Kelly Gallery, New York

            2009    Hidden Gems: Works on Paper, June Kelly Gallery, New York

            2007      THE 182ND ANNUAL EXHIBITION OF CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN ART,

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† National Academy Museum, New York; catalogue

          2006    The Figure in American Painting and Drawing 1985-2005, Ogunquit Museum of American Art, ME; brochure   

         2005    180th Annual Exhibition, National Academy Museum, New York

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Art Chicago In The Park, Chicago, IL

         2004    Art Dealers Association of America, 69th Street Armory, New York

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Art Chicago At The Pier, Chicago, IL

       2001      Many Moons, curated by Barbara J. Bloemink, Hammond Museum & Japanese Stroll Garden, North Salem, NY

      1998       Long Point Gallery at Fine Art Work Center, Hudson D. Walker Gallery, MA

††††††††††††††††††††††† A Tribute to Long Point Gallery, Cape Museum of Fine Arts, Dennis, MA

††††††††††††††††††††††† A Salute to the Long Point Gallery, Nardin Gallery, New York

††††††††††††††††††††††† Long Point Gallery at Provincetown Art Association and Museum, MA

Contemporary Selections from The National Academy at Silvermine, New Silvermine Guild Galleries, New Canaan, CT

1997     The Artistís Eye: Will Barnet Selects Portraits from the Permanent Collection, National Academy Museum, New York

                       Our Century: Selections, Housatonic Museum of Art, The Burt Chernow Galleries, Bridgeport, CT

††††††††††††††††††††††† 20th Anniversary Exhibition, The Long Point Gallery, Provincetown, MA

                                      American Academy Invitational Exhibition of Painting & Sculpture The American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York

 

Selected Public Collections

††††††††††††††††††††††† The Museum of Modern Art, New York

††††††††††††††††††††††† The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York

††††††††††††††††††††††† Whitney Museum of American Art, New York

††††††††††††††††††††††† Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte, NC

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Newark Museum, Newark, NJ

††††††††††††††††††††††† The Montclair Art Museum, NJ

††††††††††††††††††††††† Musei Boymans-van Beuningen, Rotterdam, Holland

††††††††††††††††††††††† Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT

††††††††††††††††††††††† Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Cahoon Museum of American Art, Cotuit, MA

††††††††††††††††††††††† George Walter Vincent Smith Art Museum, Springfield, MA

††††††††††††††††††††††† Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC

†††††††††††††† ††††† ††††††††††††††††††Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

††††††††††††††††††††††† National Academy of Design Museum, New York

††††††††††††††††††††††† National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC

††††††††††††††††††††††† Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, NJ

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA

††††††††††††††††††††††† Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

††††††††††††††††††††††† Art Gallery of Toronto, Canada

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Boca Raton Museum of Art, Boca Raton, FL

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Harvard Art Museum/Fogg Museum, Cambridge, MA

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, CA

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Bridgewater State University, MA

††††††††††††††††††††††† University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, CA

††††††††††††††††††††††† The University of Michigan, Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, MI

††††††††††††††††††††††† Provincetown Art Association and Museum, MA

††††††††††††††††††††††† Cape Cod Museum of Art, Dennis, MA

††††††††††††††††††††††† Jacobs, Visconsi & Jacobs, Cleveland, OH

††††††††††††††††††††††† University of Southern California, Fisher Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA

††††††††††††††††††††††† University of Texas Art Collection, San Antonio, TX

††††††††††††††††††††††† La Mont Gallery, Exter Academy, NH

††††††††††††††††††††††† West Publishing Company, St. Paul, MN

 

Fellowships and Awards

†††††††††††††† 2016†††††††††††††† Jacob Lawrence and Gwendolyn Knight Award, American Academy of Arts and Letters,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †New York

2012†††††††††† †††††Lifetime Achievement Award, Provincetown Art Association and Museum, MA

2007†††††††††††††† Lifetime Achievement Award, Pollock-Krasner Foundation, New York

1997†††††††††††††† American Academy of Arts & Letters, Purchase Prize

1965†††††††††††††† Ford Foundation Purchase Prize

1963†††††††††††††† Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship

1961†††††††††††††† Ford Foundation Purchase Prize

1957†††††††††††††† Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship

 

Teaching (selected)

††††††††††††† 1959-1968††††††††† Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY

††††††††††††† 1970-2001††††††††† Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ