James Little - Curriculum Vitae

James Little - Curriculum Vitae

 

2015

Color/Barriers: Recent Work, June Kelly Gallery, New York

2013

Never Say Never, essay by Karen Wilkin, June Kelly Gallery, New York

2011

Ex Pluribus Unum: New Paintings, essay by Mario Naves, June Kelly Gallery, New York

2009

De-Classified, essay by James Harithas, June Kelly Gallery, New York

2005

Reaching for the Sky, essays by Robert Costas, James Harithas, Al Loving, G. R.
   N’Namdi Gallery, New York; catalogue

2003

Beyond Geometry: New Paintings, essay by Robert C. Morgan, L.I.C.K. Ltd. Fine Art, Long
   Island City, NY

1995

Recent Abstract Paintings, Kenkeleba Gallery, New York

1992

James Little: Selected Works from the Past Decade, Lubin House Gallery, Syracuse
   University, New York 
James Little: Ovals and Arbitration Paintings, Sid Deutsch Gallery, New York

1990

Tondos and Ovals, essay by April Kingsley, June Kelly Gallery, New York

1989

James Little: Recent Paintings, The Christian Science Church, Boston, MA

1988

James Little & Al Loving: New Work, June Kelly Gallery, New York
New York to Memphis, Alice Bingham Gallery, Memphis, TN
New Paintings, June Kelly Gallery, New York

1987

New Paintings, Liz Harris Gallery, Boston, MA

1985

James Little: Format Paintings, Harris Brown Gallery, Boston, MA

1982

Recent Oil Paintings, essay by April Kingsley, Alternative Museum, New York

1976

Paintings by James Little, curated by Ronald Kuchta, Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse,
  NY


Group Exhibitions

2014

Outside the Lines: Black in the Abstract, Part 2), 65th Anniversary, with curatorial
  contributions by Valerie Cassel Oliver, Bill Arning, and Dean Daderko, Contemporary
  Arts Museum Houston, TX

2012

TODAY'S VISUAL LANGUAGE: SOUTHERN ABSTRACTION, A FRESH LOOK, curated
  by Donan Klooz, Curator of Exhibitions, Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile, AL.; Digital
  catalogue
What Only Paint Can Do, curated by Karen Wilkin, Triangle Arts Association, Brooklyn,
  NY

2010

Abstract Relations, collaboration between the David C. Driskell Center, University of
   Maryland and the University of Delaware Museums, co-curators Dr. Julie L. McGee
   and Dr. Adrienne L. Childs, University of Delaware, Mechanical Hall Gallery,
   Mineralogical Museum, Newark, DE
It’s A Wonderful 10th, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2008

Shape Shifters: New York Painters, The A.D. Gallery, University of North Carolina at
   Pembroke; catalogue

2007

Three One-Man Exhibitions: James Little, Aimé Mpane, George Smith, Station Museum
  of Contemporary Art, Houston, TX; brochure

2006

The 181st Annual Invitational Exhibition of Contemporary American Art, National
   Academy of Design, New York; catalogue
Neo-Plastic Redux, Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York

2005

Different Ways of Seeing: The Expanding World of Abstraction,
   The Noyes Museum of Contemporary Art, Oceanville, NJ
Optical Stimulations: American Abstract Artists, Yellow Bird Gallery, Newburgh, NY
50 Plus, Holland Tunnel Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Raising the Bar: James Little and Thornton Willis, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2004

Seeds and Roots: Selections from the Permanent Collection, The Studio Museum in Harlem,
   New York
A Century of African American Art: The Paul R. Jones Collection, University of Delaware,
   Newark, DE 
Abstract Identity, Pelham Art Center, NY

2003

Theories: Abstract New York, Roger Ramsay Gallery, Chicago, IL

2002

No Greater Love, Abstraction, Jack Tilton/Anna Kustera Gallery, New York
Ajita – Unconquerable, The Station, Houston, TX; catalogue
500 Works on Paper, Gary Snyder Fine Art, New York
Amplified Abstraction, Chapel, Plantage, Doklaan 8-12, Amsterdam, Holland

2001

Painted in New York City: Viewpoints of Recent Developments in Abstract Painting, Hofstra
    Museum, Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY; catalogue
Dialog and Discourse, Dolan Center Gallery, Friends Academy, Locust Valley, NY

2000

Significant Pursuits: Paint and Geometry, Smack Mellon Studios, Brooklyn, NY
Straight Painting, The Painting Center, New York

1999

Straight No Chaser, The Puffin Room, The Puffin Foundation, New York
The Art of Absolute Desire, 450 Broadway, New York
The Power of Drawing, Westbeth Gallery, New York

1998

New Directions ‘98’ 14th Annual National Juried Fine Arts Exhibition, Duchess County Art
  Association, Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY
New York Eight, Luise Ross Gallery, New York
The Fanelli Show, O. K. Harris Gallery, New York
Works On, With and Made Out of Paper, Sideshow 195, Brooklyn, NY
The African-American Fine Arts Collection of the New Jersey State Museum, New Jersey State
  Museum, Trenton, NJ
Postcards from Black America, curated by Rob Perrée, De Beyerd, Center for
  Contemporary Art in Breda, Netherlands, and the Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem,
  Netherlands; catalogue
Tenth Anniversary Exhibit: Arts in the Park, Then and Now, Memphis Arts Festival,
  Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, TN; catalogue
de leugenaars/the liars (I) Helder en Verzadigd Clear and Saturated, Arti et Amicitiae,
  Amsterdam, Holland; catalogue
Color, Matter, Energy, Galerie Maria Chailloux, Hogeschool van Amsterdam, Holland