Alex Katz

Alex Katz

Brand-New & Terrific: Alex Katz in the 1950s, Cleveland Museum of Art

April 30 - August 6, 2017

Brand-New & Terrific surveys the pathbreaking works of Alex Katz in the 1950s through portraits, landscapes and still lifes that display the artist's refreshingly innovative approaches to painting.

Alex Katz

Alex Katz

The American Dream: Pop to the Present, The British Museum

March 9 - June 18, 2017

This exhibition tracks printmaking in America across six decades of turbulent history. Starting with the explosion of pop art in the 1960s, the exhibition includes works by Alex Katz, Andy Warhol, Jasper Johns, Robert Rauschenberg, Ed Ruscha, Kara Walker, Julie Mehretu, and more. 

Alex Katz

Alex Katz

Alex Katz: Black and White, Tampa Museum of Art

February 23 - May 29, 2017

This exhibition surveys Alex Katz's black and white works, including portraits of family and friends, renderings of Maine's countryside, and emphermeral still lifes. 

Jim Dine and Alex Katz

Jim Dine and Alex Katz

Inventing Downtown: Artist-Run Galleries in New York City, 1952-1965, Grey Art Gallery, NYU

January 10 - April 1, 2017

Inventing Downtown presents work from fourteen transformative artist-run galleries, highlighting artists' efforts to create new exhibition venues for innovative works of art, ranging from abstract and figurative painting, assemblage, sculpture, and works on paper to groundbreaking installations and performances.

Alex Katz

Alex Katz

Alex Katz: Black and White, American University Museum

November 12 - December 18, 2016

Alex Katz: Black and White at the American University Museum explores the artist's lifelong interest in stripping color out of his prints, and his attempt to replace sensual pleasure with intellectual design. Accompanied by exhibition catalogue.

Alex Katz

Alex Katz

Alex Katz: Small Paintings, Center for Maine Contemporary Art

June 26 - August 17, 2016

Alex Katz: Small Paintings looks as small-scale oil paintings by the American master known predominately for his large-scale canvases. Exhibition dates are June 26 through August 17, 2016.

Alex Katz

Alex Katz

Alex Katz: Quick Light, Serpentine Galleries

June 2 - September 11, 2016

Alex Katz: Quick Light at the Serpentine Galleries examines the painter's recent output alongside works spanning his career. June 2 through September 11, 2016.

Alex Katz

Alex Katz

Interviewed in Interview Magazine

May 3, 2016

Alex Katz is interviewed by artist Rob Pruitt in Interview Magazine.

Richard Gray Gallery

Richard Gray Gallery

Art Basel Hong Kong 2016

March 22 - 26, 2016

Hall 3, Booth E6. Presenting work by: Richard Artschwager, Louise Bourgeois, José de Rivera, Jim Dine, Jean Dubuffet, Sam Francis, Alberto Giacometti, Alex Katz, David Klamen, Fernand Léger, Henri Matisse, Isamu Noguchi, Pablo Picasso, Jaume Plensa, and Leon Polk Smith and John Stezaker. 

Alex Katz

Alex Katz

Alex Katz: Present Tense, Richard Gray Gallery Chicago and New York

February 25 - April 23, 2016

Alex Katz: Present Tense at Richard Gray Gallery Chicago opens February 25, 6-8pm. The New York chapter of the exhibition opens February 29, also from 6-8pm. The exhibition features Alex Katz's portrait drawings spanning six decades and is accompanied by a full catalogue.

Alex Katz

Alex Katz

Reviewed in Hyperallergic

January 3, 2016

Writing in Hyperallergic, critic John Yau dubbed Alex Katz "The Prince of New York City," praising the exhibition Alex Katz at the Met and noting that "the selection highlights the artist's innovative examination of the relationship between the figure and the surrounding space."

Alex Katz

Alex Katz

Named in "Top 10 Living Artists of 2015" by Artsy

December 10, 2015

Alex Katz has been named one of the Top 10 Living Artists of 2015 by Artsy Editorial, which arrived at the distinction through an array of online data sources. Katz was joined on the list by Theaster Gates, Yayoi Kusama, and Cindy Sherman, among others.

Alex Katz

Alex Katz

You've Got to Know the Rules to Break Them, de la Cruz Collection

December 1, 2015 - November 12, 2016

Paintings by Alex Katz are featured in the de la Cruz Collection exhibition You've Got to Know the Rules to Break Them. Other artists in the exhibition include Tauba Auerbach, Mark Bradford, Joe Bradley, Peter Doig, Isa Genzken, Mark Grotjahn and many more. Through November 12, 2016.

Alex Katz

Alex Katz

Alex Katz: This is Now, Guggenheim Bilbao

October 23, 2015 - February 7, 2016

Opening October 23, 2015, Alex Katz: This is Now is a major survey of the role of landscape in the artist's work. This is the exhibition's second venue, having debuted at the High Museum of Art in Atlanta. Through February 7, 2016.

Alex Katz

Alex Katz

Alex Katz at the Met, the Metropolitan Museum of Art

October 9, 2015 - June 26, 2016

Titled Alex Katz at the Met, the exhibition surveys the painter's career in eight works in drawing, print, and painting. October 9, 2015 through June 26, 2016.

Alex Katz

Alex Katz

Brand-New & Terrific: Alex Katz in the 1950s, Colby College Museum of Art

July 11 - October 18, 2015

Brand-New & Terrific: Alex Katz in the 1950s explores a formative decade of work for the painter, excavating the inspiration Katz drew from art historical predecessors, the early innovations in figural depiction, and the first portraits of his future wife Ada. Accompanied by a full catalogue.

José de Rivera, Malia Jensen, Alex Katz, David Klamen, Ellen Lanyon, Jim Lutes, Robert Nickle, Judith Rothschild, John Stezaker, and John Storrs

José de Rivera, Malia Jensen, Alex Katz, David Klamen, Ellen Lanyon, Jim Lutes, Robert Nickle, Judith Rothschild, John Stezaker, and John Storrs

Body Building, Richard Gray Gallery Chicago

July 6 - August 15, 2015

Body Building is a group exhibition that examines relationships between the human body and the urban architectural environment. The show draws on works from as early as 1917 to show recurring ways that artists use the built environment to interpret the human form, and how the body in turn becomes a lens for architecture.

Featuring work by José de Rivera, Malia Jensen, Alex Katz, David Klamen, Ellen Lanyon, Jim Lutes, Robert Nickle, Judith Rothschild, John Stezaker, and John Storrs. The exhibition runs through August 14, 2015.

Alex Katz

Alex Katz

Alex Katz: This is Now, High Museum

June 21 - September 6, 2015

Alex Katz: This is Now at the High Museum of Atlanta, a major retrospective of the development of the landscape genre in Alex Katz's career, features over 60 works including a number of monumentally scaled canvases. Drawing from the past twenty-five years, the exhibition is also accompanied by a full catalogue, with essays by curator Michael Rooks, critic Margaret Graham, poet John Godfrey, critic and poet Vincent Katz, and writer David Salle. 

Alex Katz

Alex Katz

An Artist’s Gift: Acquisitions from the Alex Katz Foundation, Colby College Museum of Art

May 22 - September 6, 2015

Alex Katz has curated an exhibition at the Colby College Museum of Art culled from the 450 works of modern and contemporary artworks that have been donated to the museum through the Alex Katz Foundation. "He has such a distinctive vision, and he understands space so well," museum director Sharon Corwin told the Portland Press Herald, continuing, "and he is always right." 

Alex Katz

Alex Katz

Virtual Reality, Richard Gray Gallery

September 20 - November 2, 2013

Richard Gray Gallery is pleased to announce Alex Katz Virtual Reality, the inaugural exhibition of the gallery’s new space on the 38th floor of the John Hancock building. Virtual Reality centers on Katz’s iconic portraits and landscapes from 1985 to 2012 with a focus on recent paintings from the past five years. This will be Katz’s fourth exhibition at Richard Gray and the artist’s first exhibition in Chicago since 2008. An illustrated catalogue with an essay by Michael Rooks, curator of High Museum of Art (Atlanta) is available.

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