Idelle Weber

Idelle Weber is known internationally for her paintings, drawings and monotypes. Born in Chicago, Weber has been exhibiting in galleries and museums throughout the country since 1956. Her work has been placed in nurnerous public collections including The Chicago Art Institute, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Nelson Atkins Museurn of Art in Kansas City, Yale University Art Gallery, Albright Knox Art Gallery, and the Brooklyn Museurn. Idelle Weber has taught at the Victoria School of the Arts, Melbourne, Australia, Harvard University, and New York University. She currently resides in New York.

EDUCATION
Scripps College, Claremont, CA
U.C.L.A. B.A., M.A., Los Angeles, CA
Art Students League; New York, NY
SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2005 “Idelle Weber, Selected Works,” Ferregut Tower Gallery, NY
2004 “Head Room”, Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbor, NY
1998 Schimdt Bingham Gallery, New York, NY
1997 Schimdt Bingham Gallery, New York, NY
1996 "First Shot: Idelle Weber," Victoria College of the Arts, Melbourne University, Melbourne, Australia
1995 "Idelle Weber: Paintings and Monotypes," The Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA
1994 "Idelle Weber, Paintings and Works on Paper," Schmidt Bingham Gallery, NY
1994 "Idelle Weber, Paintings,H Gerald Peters Gallery,Santa Fe, NM
1994 "Idelle Weber, Cambridge Series Monotypes," Jean Albano Gallery. Chicago
1994 "Idelle Weber, Paintings and Works on Paper," Colorado State University
1992 "Idelle Weber, The Golden Bough Series," Anthony Ralph Gallery, NY
1991 "Idelle Weber/East End Paintings," Anthony Ralph Gallery, New York
1990 "Romanticism Revised," Fendrick Gallery, Washington, D.C.
"Drawn to Nature," Lintas, NY
1989 "Botanical References," Anthony Ralph Gallery, New York
1988 "Idelle Weber Gardens," Squibb Gallery, Princeton, NJ
1987 "Idelle Weber, Paintings and Works on Paper," Ruth Siegel,Ltd., NY
1987 "Idelle Weber, Paintings and Drawings," Fendrick Gallery, Washington, D.C.
1986 "Idelle Weber, Paintings and Works on Paper, 1984-1985," Arts Club of Chicago
1985 "Idelle Weber, Paintings and Works on Paper, 1984-1985," Ruth Siegel, Ltd., NY
1984 "Idelle Weber, Paintings and Works on Paper, 1982-1984," Siegel Contemporary Art, NY
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2011 The Paper Show, Jean Albano Gallery, Chicago, IL
2009 Cool! Cool! Cool! Cool!, Jean Albano Gallery, Chicago IL
2001 "Black and White," Jean Albano Gallery, Chicago, IL
Reflections: 15th Anniversary Show, Jean Albano Gallery, Chicago, IL
1999 Primary Colors, Jean Albano Gallery, Chicago, IL
1995 "Flora: Contemporary Artists and the World of Flowers," Woodson Art Museum
1994 "Women Printmakers," One West Contemporary Art Center, Ft. Collins, CO
"Consortium Prints," Gallery 206, Missouri Western State College, St. Joseph, MO
1993 "Survey of American Realism," Gerald Peters Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
"Contemporary Realist Watercolors," Sewall Art Gallery, Rice University, Houston, TX
"Great Dates," Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, CA
"New Museum Benefit," New Museum of Contemporary Art, NY
"The Elegant Line," Schmidt-Bingham Gallery, NY
"Masters Workshop," Long Island University at Southampton, NY
1992 Works on Paper, Earl McGrath Gallery, Los Angela, CA
"The 756329 Group," The Brickbottom Gallery, Sommerville, MA
"Group show, " Marcia Fogel Gallery, East Hampton, NY
"Magical Mystical Landscapes," Renee Fotouhi Fine Art, East Hampton, NY
"Six Takes on Photo-Realism,", Whitney Museum of American Art at Campion, Stamford, CT
1991 "In Sharp Focus: Super-Realism," Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbor, NY
"Monotypes," StaempHi Gallery, New York
"A Fragile Balance," D’Arcy Marius Benton Bowles, Inc., NY
"Art What They Eat," Edith C. Blum Institute for Art, Bard College, Annondale-on-the-Hudson, NY
1990 "Issues in Post-Modernism," Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT
"Wish I Were There," Fendrick Gallery, NY
"13th Anniversary Benefit Auction," New Museum of Contemporary Art, NY
"Divergent Styles: Contemporary American Drawing," University Gallery, College of Fine Arts,
University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
1989 "Art in Bloom: The Flower as Subject," Jacksonville Art Museum, FL
1988 "Earthly Delights Garden Imagery in Contemporary Art," Fort Wayne Museum of Art, lN
"Elemental Visions/Personal Landscapes," Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christie,TX
"The Flower Show," Betsey Rosenfield Gallery, Chicago
"An Awareness of Place," Richard Green Gallery, NY
"Columnar," The Hudson River Gallery, NY
"The Umatural Landscape," Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, GA
"In Bloom at BMW," BMW Gallery, NY
"New Faculty," Carpenter Center, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
1986 "Ten Artists," Ruth Siegel, Ltd., at the International Contemporary Art Fair, Los Angeles, CA
"Diptychs, Triptychs and Polyptychs," Graham Modern, NY
"Painting and Sculpture Today, 1986," Indianapolis Museum of Art, lN
"Landscape, Seascape, Cityscape," Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA and
The New York Academy of Art, NY
"Nocturnal Images," The Paine Art Center and Arboretum, Oshkosh, WI
1984 "24" x 24” x 24" and "Salvo," Ruth Siegel, Ltd., NY
"The Garden: Concepts and Realities," Fendrick Gallery, Washington, D.C.
""America Seen: Contemporary American Artists View America,: Adams-Middleton Gallery, Dallas, TX
"20th Century American Drawings: The Figure in Context," International Exhibitions Foundation,
Washington, D.C.
1983 "The American Photo Realists," Louis K. Meisel Gallery, NY
1982 "Real, Really Real, Supereal: Directions in Contemporary American Realism," San Antonio Mus. of Art
1981 "Still Life: Paintings and Drawings," Miami Dade Community College, FL
"Contemporary American Realism," The Pennsylvania Acaderny of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
"New Dimensions in Drawing," The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT
"Photographs by Photo Realists," Louis Meisel Gallery, NY
1980 "The Lewis Contemporary Art Fund Collection,: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA
"New York Realists, 1980," Thorpe Intermedia Gsllery, Sparkill, NY
"Aspects of the 70′s: Directions in Realism," Danforth Museum, Framingham, MA
"The Revival of Realism," Ralph Wilson Gallery, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA
1979 "Late Twentieth Century Art," Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, PA
1978 "Women Artists ’78," Woman’s Caucus for Art, Graduate Center ofthe City University of New York
"Photo Realism," Tolaino Gallery, Melbourne, Australia
"New Acquisitions," National Gallery of American Art, Washington, D.C.
1976 "Realism," Young Hoffman Gallery, Chicago
"Painting and Sculpture Today," Indianapolis Museurn of Art, IN
"Contemporary Images in Watercolor," Akron Art Institute, OH
"American Artists ’76: A Celebration," McNay Art Institute, San Antonio, TX
"Arnerica as Art," Smithsonian Institute, Washington, D.C.
1975 "25 Stills,"~ Whitney Museum of American Art, Downtown Branch, NY
"Richard Brown Baker Collects," Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT
"Realimus and Realitat," Kunstha11e Darmstadt, West Germany
1974 "New York Eleven," C.W. PostArt Center, Greenvale, NY
1966 "Contemporary American Figure Painters," Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT
1965 "The New American Realism, " Worcester Art Museum, MA
"Pop Art and the Atnerican Tradition," Milwaukee Art Center, WI
"Contemporary Boxes and Wall Sculpture," Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design
1964 "Contemporary Drawings," Solomon Guggenheim Museum, NY
"Box Show," Dwan gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1963 "Pop Goes the Easel," Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX
"Pop Art U.S.A.,H Oakland Museum and California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA
1962 "Modern American Drawings," The Museum of Modern Art, NY
1961 "Drawings U.S.A," St.Paul Gallery and School of Art, St. Paul, MN
1957 "152nd Annual Exhibition," The Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1956 "Recent Drawings, U. S.A.," The Museum of Modern Art, NY
SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Achenbach Foundation for the Graphic Arts, M.H. de Young Memorial Museum, San Francisco, California
Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, Arkansas
Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York
The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York
Fogg Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts
McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, Texas
Memorial Art Gallery, University of Rochester, New York
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York New York
Museum of American Art, Washington, D.C.
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, Missouri
New York Public Library, New York, New York
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, California
Virginia Museum of Fine Art, Richmond, Virginia
The Virlane Foundation Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut
SELECTED CORPORATE COLLECTIONS
American Telephone and Telegraph
Becton Dickonson & Company, New York, New York
Bank of Tokyo, New York, New York
Chemical Bank, New York, New York
Goldman Sachs &; Company, New York, New York
Grey Advertising, Inc., New York, New York
Merrill Lynch Peirce Fenner & Smith, Inc., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, New York, New York
Pacific Bell, San Francisco, California
Union Banks, Los Angeles, California