John McLaughlin CV

John McLaughlin - Curriculum Vitae

 

2008   

Thirty Years of California Modernism, September 25 - December 31, 2008, Tobey C. Moss Gallery, Los Angeles.

2005   

The Los Angeles School, November 13, 2004 - January 22, 2005, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles.

2004   

Tamarind Lithography Workshop, August 4 - September 4, 2004, Tobey C. Moss Gallery, Los Angeles.

2000   

Four Abstract Classicists Plus One, January 15 - February 25, 2000, Tobey C. Moss Gallery, Los Angeles.

                    2001    

                    "John McLaughlin - #13, 1969," September 4, 2001 - January 13, 2002, Arithmeum, Bonn, Germany

1999   

The Museum: 1960-1969: Highlights from the Collection and Archives of the Pasadena Art Museum, February 7 - May 9, 1999, Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena;

                    Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles

                    1998     

                    "John McLaughlin, Insider Art: Paintings," September 15 - October 30, 1998, Tobey C. Moss Gallery, Los Angeles;

                    "Starting With McLaughlin," April 18, 1998 - May 16, 1998, Patricia Faure Gallery, Santa Monica

                    1996      

                     "John McLaughlin: Western Modernism/Eastern Thought," November 6, 1996 - January 19, 1997, Baltimore                                   Museum of Art, Baltimore, Maryland;

                      July 19 - August 31, 1997, Joslyn Museum, Omaha, Nebraska

                    1995      

                     Post-Surrealism, Abstraction & Fantasy, July 15 - August 12, 1995, Tobey C. Moss Gallery Annex, Los Angeles.

1994      

Abstract Classicists: John McLaughlin / Lorser Feitelson, Tobey C. Moss Gallery, Los Angeles;

75 Works, 75 Years: Collecting the Art of California, Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach;

Four Abstract Classicists, Modernism [Gallery], San Francisco;

Painting: The Essential Modernist Framework, University Art Gallery California State University, Los Angeles;

                    The Institute for Contemporary Art/Clocktower Gallery, Long Island City, New York

                   1992      

                   “John McLaughlin: Paintings and Prints, 1950-1975,” Annely Juda Fine Art, London

                   1990        

                    Abstraction John Altoon, Sam Francis, Craig Kauffman, John McLaughlin, Edward Moses Nagoya City Art Museum,                       Japan. Traveled to Museum of Modern Art, Shiga, Japan; Hara Museum, Tokyo;

Turning the Tide: Early Los Angeles Modernists, 1920-1956, Santa Barbara Museum of Art

1989      

Abstraction, Geometry, Painting: Selected Geometric Abstract Painting in America Since 1945, Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York;

Traveled to the Center for Fine Arts, Miami; Milwaukee Art Museum; Yale University Art Museum, New Haven, Connecticut;

Three Decades: The Oliver-Hoffmann Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago

1988        

Les Années 50, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris;

Selections from the Berkus Collection, Long Beach Museum of Art;         

Abstract Options, University Art Museum, University of California, Santa Barbara

1986      

Philadelphia Collects Art Since 1940, Philadelphia Museum of Art;

Alice Trumbull Mason and John McLaughlin, Washburn Gallery, New York.

1985      

Colorforms: Benjamin, Feitelson, Hammersley, Kelly, Mangold, McLaughlin, Gallery at the Plaza, Security National Bank, Los Angeles;

Abstract Painting as Surface and Object, Hillwood Art Gallery, Long Island University, Greenvale, New York;

Contrasts of Forms: Geometric Abstract Art, 1910-1980, The Museum of Modern Art, New York;

Drawing Acquisitions, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York

1984      

Underknown: Twelve Artists Re-Seen in 1984, Institute for Art and Urban Resources/ P.S.1. Museum, New York;

Art of the States: Work from a Santa Barbara Collection, Santa Barbara Museum of Art;

                    Four Abstract Classicists, Tobey C. Moss Gallery, Los Angeles

1981      

Art in Los Angeles: Seventeen Artists in the Sixties, Los Angeles County Museum of Art

1979      

Born in Boston: Sixteen Prominent Artists Who Were Born or Raised in Boston Area But Who Developed Careers Elsewhere, DeCordova Musuem, Lincoln, Massachusetts;

Black and White are Colors: Paintings of the 1950s-1970s, Galleries of the Claremont College, Claremont;

Art Inc., American Paintings from Corporate Collections, Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Alabama;

Traveled to Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC; Indianapolis Museum of Art; San Diego Museum of Art

1978        

Selections from the Frederick Weismann Foundation. Collection of California Art Art Museum and Gallery, California State University, Long Beach; 

Traveled to the Albuquerque Museum: The San Francisco Academy of Art; Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Sal Lake City;

The Oakland Museum, California; Hara Museum, Tokyo; Israel Museum, Jerusalem

1961       

Form Concepts: Ten California Painters, Downey Museum of Art Cross Sections/1961/San Francisco/Los Angeles: San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Selects Forty Works by Forty Leading Artists, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art;

Forty-Sixth National Orange Show Art Exhibition, San Bernardino

1977      

California: Five Footnotes to Modern Art History, Los Angeles County Museum of Art

1976      

Painting and Sculpture in California: The Modern Era, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

1975      

New Acquisitions, Extended Loans, and Selected Works from a Collection, Newport Harbor Art Museum, Newport Beach;

Color as Language, The Museum of Modern Art, New York

1974      

Nine Senior Southern California Painters, Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art;         

The Audacious Years, Newport Harbor Art Museum, Newport Beach;

Fifteen Abstract Artists, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, California;

Geometric Abstraction, University of Nebraska, Omaha

1972      

The State of California Painting, Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand;

Ten Years of Contemporary Arts Council Acquisitions, Los Angeles County Museum of Art;

Color Painting: A Special Loan Exhibition, Mead Art Building, Amherst College, Amherst

1971      

Eleven Los Angeles Artists, Hayward Gallery, Arts Council of Great Britain, London;

Contemporary American Art from Orange County Collections, Newport Harbor Art Museum, Newport Beach

1970      

Looking West 1970, Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha;

Primera Bienal Americana de Artes Gráficas, Museo La Tertulia, Cali, Columbia;

Four Artists from Laguna Beach, Newport Harbor Art Museum, Newport Beach; 

Felix Landau Gallery, Studio Marconi, Milan;

American Painting, 1970, Virginia Museum of Art, Richmond

1969      

Seven Decades: Seven Alumni of Phillips Academy, Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, Andover, Massachusetts;

Black and White: Exhibition of Paintings and Constructions, Lafayette College, Easton, Pennsylvania;

West Coast 1945-1969, Pasadena Art Museum

1967      

Thirtieth Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.;

Contemporary American Painting and Sculpture, Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois, Champaign;

Selection 1967: Recent Acquisitions in Modern Art, University Art Museum, University of California, Berkeley

1966      

Contemporary Painters and Sculptors as Printmakers, The Museum of Modern Art, New York;

The Search: Ten Artists in Pursuit of a Personal Vision, Pasadena Museum of Modern Art;

Some Continuing Directions – Selected by Mr. and Mrs. Gifford Phillips, Pavilion Gallery, Balboa

1965      

Art Across America, M. Knoedler Gallery, New York;

The Responsive Eye, The Museum of Modern Art, New York

1964      

Sixty-Seventh Annual American Exhibition, The Art Institute of Chicago;

K. Kasmir Gallery, Inc., Chicago;

Sixty-fourth Annual Western Artists, Denver Art Museum Lithography Workshop, Fisher and Quinn Galleries, University of Southern California;

Five Hard-Edge Painters and Karl Benjamin, Laguna Beach Art Association; 

California Hard-Edge Painting, Pavilion Gallery, Balboa

1963       

Fourth Art Center Annual of California Painting and Sculpture, La Jolla Museum of Art;

Contemporary Painting from the Collection of the Coca Cola Bottling Company of Los Angeles, Pavilion Gallery, Balboa

1962        

The Artist’s Environment: West Coast,Amon Carter Museum of Western Art, Fort Worth Texas in collaboration with Art Galleries, University of California, Los Angeles;

The Gifford and JoAnn Phillips Collection, Art Galleries, University of California, Los Angeles;

4 Artists. 4 Directions. 3 Media, Occidental College, Los Angeles;

Pacific Coast Invitation, 1962, Fine Arts Gallery, San Diego;

Geometric Abstraction in America, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York;

Fifty California Artists, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, Organized by the San Francisco Museum of Art, with the assistance of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art

1960       

Fifty Paintings by Thirty-Seven Painters of the Los Angeles Area, Art Galleries, University of California, Los Angeles;

Recent Paintings and Sculptures by the Gallery Artists, Felix Landau Gallery, Los Angeles;

Artist of Los Angeles and Vicinity: 1960 Annual Exhibition, Los Angeles County Museum of Art;

Purist Painting, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York

1959        

Small Paintings, Felix Landau Gallery, Los Angeles;

Artist of Los Angeles and Vicinity: 1959 Annual Exhibition, Los Angeles County Museum of Art;

     Four Abstract Classicists, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California;

     Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California (catalogue);

     Institute of Contemporary Art, London, England Queen’s University, Belfast Ireland (catalogue);

A Decade in the Contemporary Galleries, 1949-1950, Pasadena Art Museum

1958        

Sixty-Fourth Annual Exhibition of Western Artists, Denver Art Museum;

Tenth Anniversary Loan Exhibition: A Selection of Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings Acquired from the Landau Gallery During the Past 10 Years, Felix Landau Gallery, Los Angeles;

Artist of Southern California, II: Painting and Sculpture, Long Beach Museum of Art;

Artist of Los Angeles and Vicinity: 1958 Annual Exhibition, Los Angeles County Museum of Art;

Sixty-Eighth Annual Exhibition, Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, University of Nebraska, Lincoln;

American Painting, 1958, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond

1957      

Sphere of Mondrian, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston;

The Twenty-Fifth Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC; 

Ninth Annual Gallery Group Show, Felix Landau Gallery, Los Angeles;  

All California Exhibition of Painting, Laguna Beach Art Association;  

Artist of Los Angeles and Vicinity: 1957 Annual Exhibition, Long Beach Museum of Art;

Forty-Second Annual National Orange Show Exhibition of Art, San Bernardino

1956      

Pacific Coast Art at the Third Biennial of São Paolo, Brazil;

All California Exhibition of Painting, Laguna Beach Art Association;

Artist of Los Angeles and Vicinity: 1956 Annual Exhibition, Los Angeles County Museum of Art;

California Painting: Forty Painters, Municipal Art Center, Long Beach;

Forty-first Annual National Orange Show Exhibition of Art, San Bernardino;

Art in Architecture Exhibit, Southern California Gas Company, Los Angeles

1955        

The Fifteenth Annual Art Exhibit, Chaffey Community Art Association, Rancho Cucamonga

Pacific Coast Art, Cincinnati Art Museum.  Traveled to San Francisco Museum of Art; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis;

Recent Paintings by the Gallery Group, Felix Landau Gallery, Los Angeles;

First All California Exhibition of Art, Laguna Beach Festival of Arts;                

Forty Painters, Long Beach Museum of Art;

Artists of Los Angeles and Vicinity: 1955 Annual Exhibition, Los Angeles County Museum of Art;

Contemporary Painting in the United States, Los Angeles County Museum of Art;

Art in the 20th Century, San Francisco Museum of Art;

Art in the 20th Century, Pasadena Art Museum;

Fortieth Annual National Orange Show Exhibition of Art, San Bernardino;

Painters of Los Angeles, Wight Gallery, University of California Los Angeles, and The Downtown Gallery, New York

                    1954      

                     Thirty-Ninth Annual National Orange Show Exhibition of Art, San Bernardino;

                     Artists of Los Angeles and Vicinity: 1954 Annual Exhibition, Los Angeles County Museum of Art;

                     1953California State Fair Art Exhibition, Sacramento;

                     Seven Painters, Art Department of Long Beach City College

                      1952      

                      The Seventh Annual Newport Harbor Art Exhibit, Newport Beach;

                      The Twelfth Annual Art Exhibit, Chaffey Community Art Organization, Rancho Cucamonga;

                      December Exhibit, Long Beach Art Association;

                      Sixth Purchase Prize Exhibit, Palos Verdes Community Arts Association and the Public Library and Art Museum of                         Palos Verdes Estates

                      1952      

                      Felix Landau Gallery, Los Angeles

                      1951      

                      Contemporary Paintings in the United States, Los Angeles County Museum of Art;

                      California State Fair Art Exhibition, Sacramento;

                      Los Angeles County Fair, Pomona

                      1950      

                      Sacramento, California State Fair Art Exhibition;

                      Artists of Los Angeles and Vicinity: 1950 Annual Exhibition, Los Angeles County Museum of Art;

                      Annual Exhibition: Oil Paintings and Sculpture, Oakland Art Gallery;

                      Sixty-Ninth Annual Oil, Tempera and Sculpture Exhibition of the San Francisco Art Association        

                      1949        

                      Fourth Annual Newport Harbor Art Exhibit, Newport Beach;

                      Artists of California: Centennial Exhibition of Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art;

                      Painting and Sculpture Annual, Los Angeles County Museum of Art;

                      1948        

                      Third Annual Newport Art Exhibit, Newport Harbor Union High School Library, Newport Beach;   

                      San Diego Art Guild Annual, Fine Art Gallery of San Diego;

                      Second Annual National Veterans Art Exhibition, Santa Monica Art Gallery

                      1947        

                      San Diego County Fair, San Diego