Part of the Sabine D Region of the Moon, Southwest Mare Tranquilitatis, 1972. Acrylic on canvas. 72" x 96". Collection La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art

Part of the Sabine D Region of the Moon, Southwest Mare Tranquilitatis, 1972. Acrylic on canvas. 72" x 96". Collection La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art

 

Solo Exhibitions

1964

The Berkshire Museum, Pittsfield, MA.  Paintings by N. Stevenson Graves, December 1 – 31, 1964.


1968

Graham Gallery, New York, NY. Nancy Graves: Camels, April 6 – May 4, 1968.   


1969

Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY. Nancy Graves: Camels, March 24 – April 30, 1969.


1971

Reese Palley, New York, NY. Nancy Graves, January 9 – February 3, 1971.

National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa. Shaman, September 2 – October 31, 1971.

Reese Palley, San Francisco, CA. Nancy Graves: Sculpture/ drawings/ films, September 11 – October 16, 1971.

Neue Galerie im Alten Kurhaus, Aachen, Germany. Nancy Graves: Skulpturen, Zeichnungen, Filme, September 25 – November 20, 1971.

Vassar College Art Gallery, Poughkeepsie, NY. Nancy Graves, October 17 – November 7, 1971.

Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY. Projects: Nancy Graves, December 15, 1971 – January 24, 1972 (paintings); December 15, 1971 – February 7, 1972 (sculpture).


1972

The New Gallery, Cleveland, OH. Nancy Graves: Sculpture, Paintings, Drawings, Films, May 19 – June 15, 1972.

Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA. Nancy Graves: Sculpture and Drawings, 1970 – 72, September 22 – November 1, 1972. Traveled to: Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH, December 1, 1972 – January 7, 1973. 

Janie C. Lee Gallery, Dallas, TX. Nancy Graves, October 14 – December 8, 1972.


1973

National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa “Variability and Repetition of Variable Forms by Nancy Graves, January 18 – March 18, 1973.

The Berkshire Museum, Pittsfield, MA. Recent Works by Nancy Graves, May 5 – 31, 1973.            

La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art, La Jolla, CA. Nancy Graves, August 25 – October 7, 1973. Traveled to Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, TX, October 18 – November 29, 1973. 

Janie C. Lee Gallery, Dallas, TX. Nancy Graves Satellite Images: Drawings and Paintings on Paper, October 30 – November 30, 1973.


1974

Andre Emmerich Gallery, Inc., New York, NY. Nancy Graves: New Paintings, March 16 – April 3, 1974.

Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY. Nancy Graves: Drawings, April 3 – May 5, 1974.

Janie C. Lee Gallery, Houston, TX. Nancy Graves, May 25 – July 15, 1974.


1975

Janie C. Lee Gallery, Houston, TX. Nancy Graves: Recent Paintings & Drawings/ for the Benefit of The John A. Beck Memorial Lecture Fund, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, March 22 – April 30, 1975.


1977

André Emmerich Gallery, Inc., New York, NY. Nancy Graves: New Work, February 5 – March 2, 1977.

Janie C. Lee Gallery, Houston, TX. Nancy Graves: New Paintings and Pastels, March 5 – May 13, 1977.

Galerie André Emmerich, Zurich, Switzerland. Nancy Graves: New Paintings and Works on Paper, July 1 – August 27, 1977.

Getler/Pall Gallery, New York, NY. New Prints by Nancy Graves, August 22 – September 24, 1977.

Torre Pines Space, La Jolla, CA. Nancy Graves: Hand Painted Etchings, November 1978.

Schlosshofgalerie, Kisslegg, Germany. Nancy Graves: Bilder, Gouachen, Aquarelle, December 3, 1977 – January 8, 1978.


1978

Hammarskjold Plaza, New York, NY. Nancy Graves, New Work, February 6 – April 30, 1978.

M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York, NY. Nancy Graves: Recent Paintings, February 18 – March 9, 1978.

Gallery Diane Gilson, Seattle, WA. Nancy Graves: New Sculpture, Recent Watercolors, Pastels, and Etchings, September 14 – October 14, 1978.

Janie C. Lee Gallery, Houston, TX. Nancy Graves: Recent Paintings, Watercolors and Sculptures, November 11 – December 31, 1978.


1979

M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York, NY. Nancy Graves: Recent Paintings, February 17 – March 8, 1979.


1980

M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York, NY.  Nancy Graves: Recent Painting and Sculpture, March 8 – 27, 1980.

Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY. Nancy Graves: A Survey, 1969 – 1980, May 3 – June 15, 1980. Traveled to Akron Art Institute, Akron, OH, July 5 – August 31, 1980; Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX, September 20 – October 26, 1980; Brooks Memorial Art Gallery, Memphis, TN, November 15, 1980 – January 6, 1981; Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY, January 25 – March 15, 1981; Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA, March 30 – May 3, 1981; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN, May 31 – July 12, 1981.


1981

M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York, NY. Nancy Graves: Recent Sculpture and Painting, April 4 – 23, 1981.

Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago, IL. Nancy Graves: New Sculpture and Paintings, November 6 – December 12, 1981.


1982

M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York, NY. Nancy Graves: Recent Sculpture, October 16 – November 11, 1982

M. Knoedler Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland. Nancy Graves: Skulpturen und Bilder, December 11, 1982 – January 15, 1983.


1983

Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA. Nancy Graves: Painting & Sculpture, 1978-82, February 5 – March 13, 1983.

Gloria Luria Gallery, Bay Harbor Islands, FL. Nancy Graves, March 11 – 31, 1983.

Janie C. Lee Gallery, Houston, TX. Nancy Graves: Recent Paintings and Watercolors, April 15 – May 28, 1983.


1984

M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York, NY. Nancy Graves: New Bronze Sculpture, March 10 – 29, 1984.

Janie C. Lee Gallery, Houston, TX. Nancy Graves: Paintings 1972-1983, September 22 – October 27, 1984.


1985

The Greenberg Gallery, St. Louis, MO. Nancy Graves: The Australia Series, September 14 – November 2, 1985.

M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York, NY. Nancy Graves: New Sculpture, December 7, 1985 – January 8, 1986.


1986

Vassar College Art Gallery, Poughkeepsie, NY. Nancy Graves: Painting, Sculpture, Drawing, 1980-85, April 17 – June 11, 1986. Traveled to The Berkshire Museum, Pittsfield, MA, July 5 – August 31, 1986; The David Winton Bell Gallery, List Art Center, Brown University, Providence, RI, September 6 – October 5, 1986. 

Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago, IL. Nancy Graves: New Sculpture, September 27 – November 8, 1986.

M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York, NY. Nancy Graves: Works on Paper, December 6, 1986 – January 3, 1987.


1987

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC (Organized by the Fort Worth Art Museum). Nancy Graves: A Sculpture Retrospective, February 19 – April 26, 1987. Traveled to The Fort Worth Art Museum, Fort Worth, TX, May 17 – July 12, 1987; Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA, August 29 – October 25, 1987; The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY, December 11, 1987 – February 29, 1988. 

Ochi Gallery, Boise, ID. Nancy Graves: Recent Watercolors, February 23 – March 25, 1987.

Knoedler Gallery Ltd., London, England. Nancy Graves, April 8 – May 9, 1987.

Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA. Exhibition at Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts during the Ceremony for an Award to Nancy Graves for American, November 20, 1987.


1998

Associated American Artists, New York, NY.  Nancy Graves: Prints 1972 – 1988, January 5 – 30, 1988.

M. Knoedler & Co., New York, NY. Nancy Graves: Recent Sculpture, January 6 – 28, 1988.

The Berkshire Museum, Pittsfield, MA. Nancy Graves: Three Sculptures, Mid-March 1988 – March 17, 1989.

Heland Wetterling Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden. Nancy Graves: Sculptures and Paintings, April 28 –  May 31, 1988. 

Gallery Mukai, Tokyo, Japan. Nancy Graves, May 21 – June 25, 1988.

Memphis Brooks Art Museum, Memphis, TN. Masterwork of the Month, September 1988.


1989

Knoedler Kasmin Gallery, London, England. Nancy Graves: New Sculpture, April 4 – May 4, 1989.

Knoedler & Company, New York, NY. Nancy Graves: New Work, October 7 – 28, 1989.

Linda Cathcart Gallery, Santa Monica, CA. Nancy Graves, November 11 – December 9, 1989.


1990

Gerald Peters Gallery, Santa Fe, NM. Nancy Graves, The Clash of Cultures: New Paintings on Paper and Sculpture, July 3 – 15, 1990.  Traveled to Gerald Peters Gallery, Dallas, TX, September 15 – October 6, 1990.

Wetterling Gallery, Gothenburg, Sweden. Nancy Graves, October 6 – November 6, 1990.


1991

Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, PA. Nancy Graves: Paradigm and Paradox, March 12 – April 27, 1991.

Meredith Long & Company, Houston, TX. Energy Fields Transfixed: Recent Works by Nancy Graves, April 12 – 30, 1991.


1992

Irving Galleries, Palm Beach, FL. Nancy Graves: Alchemy of Time, February 11 – March 3, 1992.

Saff Tech Arts at Knoedler, New York, NY. Nancy Graves: Unending Revolution of Venus, Plants, and Pendulum, March 31 – May 25, 1992.

Ludwig Forum für internationale Kunst, Aachen, Germany. Nancy Graves, June 18 – August 30, 1992.


1993

Margulies Taplin Gallery, Boca Raton, FL. Nancy Graves: Sculptures/Paintings/Drawings, February 4 – March 1, 1993.

Fine Arts Gallery, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Catonsville, MD  Nancy Graves: Recent Works, February 18 – March 27, 1993. Traveled to The Lamont Gallery, The Frederick R. Mayer Art Center, Phillips Exeter Academy, Exeter, NH, September 17 – October 25, 1993; Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA, November 9 – December 24, 1993; The Chrysler Museum, Norfolk, VA, February 26 – April 24, 1994; The Jacksonville Art Museum, Jacksonville, FL, June 1 – July 31, 1994. 

Knoedler & Co., New York, NY. Nancy Graves: Bones, Gnomons & Longitude Series and Other New Sculpture, April 10 – May 6, 1993.

Betsy Senior Contemporary Prints, New York, NY. Nancy Graves: Large Scale Etchings, June 3 – July 31, 1993.

Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH. Lithographs Based on Geologic Maps of Lunar Orbiter and Apollo Landing Sites by Nancy Graves, September 15 – November 28, 1993.

Flanders Graphics, Minneapolis, MN. The Prints of Nancy Graves, December 4, 1993 – January 8, 1994.


1994

Meredith Long & Company, Houston, TX. Nancy Graves: Recent Sculptures & Mixed Media Works, March 4 – April, 1994.


1995

Brenau University Galleries, Gainsville, GA. Timepieces: A Collaboration of Nancy Graves with Saff Tech Arts, January 26 – March 5, 1995.

National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Nancy Graves: Contemporary Galleries Exhibition, May 1995 – September 1996.

Betsy Senior Gallery, New York, NY. Nancy Graves: Paintings on Prints, September 7 – October 21, 1995.


1996

Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO (Organized by the American Federation of Arts, NY). Nancy Graves: Excavations in Print, January 26 – April 7, 1996. Traveled to Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY, May 3 – July 14, 1996; The Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH, August 9 – October 20, 1996; Cornell Fine Arts Museum, Rollins College, Winter Park, FL, November 9, 1996 – January 12, 1997; Mitchell Art Gallery, St. Johns College, Annapolis, MD, September 5 – November 16, 1997; Middlebury College Museum of Art, Middlebury, VT, January 6 – February 22, 1998; Thorne-Sagendorph Art Gallery, Keene, NH, March 28 – May 2, 1998; Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Memphis, TN, June 26 – September 7, 1998; The Bermuda National Gallery, Hamilton, Bermuda, September 26, 1998 – January 9, 1999.

Burlington Art Centre, Burlington, Ontario, Canada. Nancy Graves, American (1940-1995): Camels VI, VII, VIII, February 25 – March20, 1996.

Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, PA. Nancy Graves: In Memoriam, March 20 – April 30, 1996.

Knoedler & Company, New York, NY. Nancy Graves: New Sculpture/ Temptations of the Imagination, The Last Series, April 10 – May 24, 1996.


1997

Hill Gallery, Birmingham, MI. Nancy Graves Sculpture: Bronze and Glass, August 1 – 31, 1997.

Knoedler & Company, New York, NY. Nancy Graves (1940 – 1995), Between Painting and Sculpture, A Selection from the Eighties, October 9 – November 1, 1997.


1998

The University of North Texas Art Gallery, Denton, TX. Nancy Graves: Camel Investigations, January 20 – March 2, 1998.

The Bermuda National Gallery, Hamilton, Bermuda. Nancy Graves: 20 Years of Prints & Sculpture, September 26, 1998 – January 9, 1999.

2 RC Edizioni d’Arte, Rome, Italy. Omaggio a Nancy Graves: Incisioni e Sculture, November 19, 1998 – February 1999.


1999

Gallery of the College of Staten Island, State University of New York, New York, NY. Nancy Graves: Prints On Loan from the Nancy Graves Foundation, February 18 – March 18, 1999.

Pace Prints, New York, NY. Nancy Graves: Prints of the 1980s & 1990s, October 29 – November 20, 1999.


2000

Knoedler & Company, New York, NY. Nancy Graves Points of Departure: Animal, Vegetable, Mineral, March 15 – April 20, 2000.

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX. Nancy Graves: Installation, summer 2000.


2001

The Lowe Gallery, Atlanta, GA. Nancy Graves: Painting, Sculpture, and Works on Paper, January 12 – February 28, 2001.

Williams Center Art Gallery, Lafayette College, Easton, PA. Nancy Graves: Timepieces, September 4 – October 14, 2001.


2002

Art Gallery of the Graduate Center, The City University of New York, NY. Nancy Graves, Breaking Boundaries: Sculpture, Painting and Drawing on Loan from the Nancy Graves Foundation, February 28 – April 20, 2002.

Knoedler & Company, New York, NY. Nancy Graves: Aves, Forms in Flight, March 7 – April 27, 2002.

Meredith Long & Company, Houston, TX. Nancy Graves: An American Treasure (1939 – 1995), April 4 – 27, 2002.


2004

Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati, OH. Nancy Graves: Paintings and Prints, January 16 – April 17, 2004.


2005

Gallery Camino Real, Boca Raton, FL. Nancy Graves, sculpture & works on paper, January 17 – February 5, 2005.

Ameringer & Yohe Fine Art, New York, NY. Nancy Graves: A Retrospective, February 17 – April 2, 2005.

Ameringer & Yohe Fine Art Booth, Art Dealers Association of America at the Seventh Regiment Armory, New York, NY. The Art Show: Nancy Graves, February 24 – 28, 2005.

Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, PA. Nancy Graves: The Shining, Elusive Element, October 14 – November 12, 2005.


2006

Ameringer & Yohe Fine Art, New York, NY. Nancy Graves 1970 – 1980, June 8 – July 28, 2006.


2007

The Point of Contact Gallery, Syracuse, NY. Tango: Installation & Performance, October 18, 2007 – January 31, 2008.

Leslie Sacks Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA. Nancy Graves/The Pilchuck Series: Selected Monotypes, October 20 – November 19, 2007.

Ameringer & Yohe Fine Art, New York, NY. Nancy Graves: Bronze Sculpture of the 1980s, November 20 – December 22, 2007 and January 2 – 12, 2008.


2009

Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, PA. Nancy Graves, Permanent Tension: Painting and Sculpture, February 27 – March 31, 2009.

Joseloff Gallery, Hartford Art School, University of Hartford, Hartford, CT. Nancy Graves: Inspired Vision/ sculpture, paintings, drawings, April 15 – June 28, 2009. Traveled to The George Washington University Luther W. Brady Gallery,  Washington, D.C., September 9 – October 23, 2009 in abbreviated form with three works from the collection of Dr. Luther W. Brady added (checklist).

Ameringer/McEnery/Yohe, New York, NY. Nancy Graves, September 17 – October 24, 2009.


2010

Berkshire Museum, Pittsfield, MA. Nancy Graves: Journey to North Africa, June 19 – October 31, 2010.

R & F Gallery, Kingston, NY. Nancy Graves Encaustics, October 2 – November 20, 2010.


2011

The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY. Nancy Graves: A Memorial Exhibition, May 17 – August 28, 2011.

Ameringer, McEnery Yohe Gallery, New York, NY. Nancy Graves, November 22, 2011 – January 21, 2012.


2013

Ludwig Forum Aachen, Aachen, Germany. Nancy Graves Project, October 13, 2013 – February 16, 2014.

Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, PA. Nancy Graves; Synecdoche, December 6, 2013 – January 30, 2014.


2014

Mitchell-Innes and Nash Gallery, Madison Avenue, New York, NY.Nancy Graves, May 20, 2014 – June 27, 2014.


2015

Mitchell-Innes and Nash Gallery, Chelsea, New York, NY. Nancy Graves, January 29, 2015 – March 7, 2015.

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