Don Eddy

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DON EDDY


EDUCATION

1969-70   University of California, Santa Barbara, California, One year post-graduate study
1969         University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii, M.F.A.
1967         University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii, B.F.A.
                Fullerton Junior College, Fullerton, California


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016   Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2014   “A Master of American Hyperrealism,” Museu Europeu d’Art Modern, Barcelona, Spain
        “Two Realms,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2011   Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2009   Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2006-07   “Canticle for a Small World,” Project Space, Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2005   Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York` 
2002   Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2000   “From Logic to Mystery,” Duke University Museum of Art, Durham, North Carolina; traveling to Boca Raton Museum of Art, Florida; Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans
    Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1998   Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1996   Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
    The Huntington Museum of Art, West Virginia
1994   Scarabb Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio
    Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1992   “Drawings 1972-1992,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1992   Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1990   Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1986   Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1983   Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1982   University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu
1979   Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1976   The Art Gallery, Miami-Dade Community College, Miami, Florida
    Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1975   Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, Massachusetts
1974   Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1973   Galerie Petit, Paris, France
1971   Molly Barnes Gallery, Los Angeles
    French and Co., New York
1970   Molly Barnes Gallery, Los Angeles
    Esther Bear Gallery, Santa Barbara, California
    Galerie M.E. Thelen, Essen/Cologne, Germany
1968   Ewing Krainin Gallery, Honolulu, Hawaii


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016   “Tiny Treasures,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2015-16   Photorealists: Cityscapes,” Louis K.  Meisel Gallery, New York
2015   “In the Pink,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
    “Photorealism,” Flint Institute of Arts, Michigan
    “Still Life: Capturing the Moment,” Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Desert, California
    “Visual Magic,” Northwest Academy, Portland, Oregon
2014   “Summer,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2013-14   ”Winter Blues,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2013   “Color: The Splendor Of,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
    “Seeing Voices: Contemporary Drawing,” Dona Beam Gallery, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
2012-14   “Painted Illusions: Hyperrealism 1967-2012,” Kunsthalle Tubingen, Germany; El Museo del Arte Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid; Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, United Kingdom; Musée d’Ixelles, Belgium
2012-13   “Photorealism Revisited,“ The Butler Museum of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio; Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma
    Forty Years,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
    “Photorealismus, Malen mit Kamera” Kunsthalle Tubingen, Germany
2012   “Everyday Things: Contemporary Works from the Collection,” Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence
2011-12   “The Value of Water: Sustaining a Green Planet,” The Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine, New York
2011   “Photorealism,” Mana Art Center, Jersey City, New Jersey
    “A Rose By Any Other Name…,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
    “Summer,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2010-11   “All That Glitters,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2010   “Summer,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2009   “Picturing America: Photorealism in the 1970s,” Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin, Germany
    Summer Group Exhibition, Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2008-09   “Shock of the Real: Photorealism Revisited,” Boca Raton Museum of Art, Florida
2007   “Flying the Coop,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2006-07   “Nowi Dawni Mistrzowie/New Old Masters,” National Museum in Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
2006   “Circles,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
    “Drawing the Line,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2005-06   “2005 Collector’s Show,” Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, Arkansas
2005   “Nature a Cure for Stress,” Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio
2004-05   “American Photorealism,” Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick.  Traveling to Japan at City Museum of Iwaki; Hokodate Museum of Art, Hokkaido; Kumamoto Prefectural Museum of Art; Prefectural Museum of Iwate.
2004   “Summertime,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2003   “Hyperrealismes USA, 1965-75,” Musee d’Art Moderne et Contemporain, Strasbourg, France
    “Iperrealisti,” Centro Mostre, Rome
    “Landscape: Unique Views,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
    “Waterscape,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2002   “Celebrating 30 Years,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
    “Real(ist) Men,” Selby Gallery, Ringling School of Art and Design, Sarasota, Florida
    “Summer,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
    “Wild Life: The Other Tradition,” The Polk Museum of Art, Lakeland, Florida
2001   “I Love New York,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
    “Objects of Desire II,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
    “Park,” 717 Fifth Avenue Public Space, New York
    “Still Water,” Gallery Camino Real, Boca Raton, Florida
    “This is America,” Aarhus Kunst Museum, Denmark
2000   “The Creative Surround: The Framed Image,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
    “Glass: A Celebration,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
    “The Photorealists,” Center for the Arts, Vero Beach, Florida
    “Summer Show,” Savannah College of Art and Design, Georgia
1999-2000   “Gateways,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1999   “Objects of Desire,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
    “Realism Knows No Bounds,” van de Griff Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico
    “Summer Light,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
    “Summer Pleasures,” Qualita Fine Art, Las Vegas
    “Together/Working,” The Art Museum, University of New Hampshire, Durham
1998   “From Diptychs to Polyptychs,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
    “25 Years,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1997 “Forces of Nature: Contemporary Paintings,” Taipei Gallery; New York
    “Get Real, Contemporary American Realism from the Seavest Collection,” Duke University Museum of Art, Durham, North Carolina
    “Nancy Hoffman: A Perspective on Art,” Flanders Contemporary Art, Minneapolis
    “Searching for the Spiritual in American Art Today,” DePree Gallery of Hope College, Holland, Michigan
    “Summer Shimmer,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1996   “Small Scale,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
    “Summer Pleasures, Summer Treasures,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1995   “The Poetic Image in American Realism,” Sun Valley Center Gallery, Ketchum, Idaho
1994   “A Bouquet for Juan,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
    “Consecrations: The Spiritual in Art in the Time of AIDS,” Museum of Contemporary Religious Art, St. Louis University, Missouri
    “Series and Editions,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1993-94   “The Purloined Image,” Flint Institute of Arts, Michigan.  Traveling to: Columbus Museum of Art, Ohio; Louisiana State University School of Art Gallery, Baton Rouge; Oklahoma City Art Museum, Oklahoma; Wichita Art Museum, Kansas; Bergstrom-Mahler Museum, Neenah, Wisconsin
1993   “Airbrush Art Invitational,” The Cypress College Fine Arts Gallery, Cypress, California
    “57th Annual Midyear Exhibition,” The Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio
    “Still Life 1963-1993,” Gerald Peters Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico
    “20 Years,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1992   “Drawings II,” Koplin Gallery, Santa Monica, California
    “An Ode to Gardens and Flowers,” Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbor, New York
    “New Acquisitions,” The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu
    “What’s New,” Helander Gallery, Palm Beach, Florida
1991-92   “Photo-Realism: Revisited,” Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
1991   “Amerikansk kunst efter 1960,” Gl. Holtegaards, Copenhagen, Denmark
    “Black and White,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
    “Exquisite Paintings,” Orlando Museum of Art, Florida
    “In Sharp Focus: Hyper Realism of the 70s and 80s,” Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn, New York
    “Motion as Metaphor: The Automobile in Art,” Virginia Beach Center for the Arts, Virginia
1990-91   “Winter Gold,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1989-90   “At the Water’s Edge,” Tampa Museum of Art, Florida.  Traveling to: The Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock; Center for the Arts, Vero Beach, Florida; Center for the Arts, Virginia Beach, Virginia
1989   “Fictive Strategies,” Squibb Art Gallery, Princeton, New Jersey
    “Summer Pleasures: Water,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1988-89   “Collectors’ Choice Exhibition,” Center for the Arts, Vero Beach, Florida
1987   Schreiber-Cutler Gallery, New York
1986   “Das Automobil in der Kunst 1886-1986,” Ausstelungele Itung Haus der Kunst
    “Landscape, Seascape, Cityscape 1960-1985,” Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, Louisiana
    “Summer Group Show,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
    “Works on Paper,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1985   “Decade of American Realism 1976-1985,” Wichita Art Museum, Kansas
    “Focus on Realism: Selections from the Glenn C. Janss Collection,” Boise Art Gallery, Idaho.  Traveling to Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, among other institutions.
    “Major New Works,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
    “Representations from Nancy Hoffman Gallery,” Calkins Gallery, Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York
    “Winter Solstice,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1984   “A Feast for the Eyes,” Museum of Modern Art, New York
    “Past and Present Part I,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
    “Summer Group Show,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
    “Through the Looking Glass: Reflected Images in Contemporary Art,” Heckscher Museum, Huntington, New York
    “Visions of Childhood: A Contemporary Iconography,” Whitney Museum of America Art, New York
1983   “Free Feeling,” Squibb Gallery, Princeton, New Jersey
    “Major New Works,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York, New York
    “Realism: 30’s and the 80’s,” Summit Art Center, Summit, New Jersey
    “Summer Group Show,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
    “Toys R Art,” Greenville County Museum of Art, Greenville, South Carolina
1982   “Contemporary Realism,” State University of New York at Potsdam, Potsdam, New York
    “Major New Works: Tenth Anniversary,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
    “Rebounding Surface,” Edith C. Blum Art Institute, The Bard College Center, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York
    “Spiegel Bilder,” Kunstverein, Hannover, Germany.  Traveling to: Wilhelm-Lehmbruck Museum Der Stadt, Duisburg, Germany and Haus Am Waldsee, Berlin, Germany
    “Summer Group Show,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
    “Works on Paper,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
1981-83   “Contemporary American Realism Since 1960,” Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts.  Traveling to: Oakland Museum of Art, California; Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond; Gulbenkian Museum, Lisbon, Portugal; Kunsthalle, Nuremberg, Germany; Salas de Exposiciones de Bellas Artes, Madrid, Spain.
1981-82   “Real, Really Real and Super Real,” San Antonio Museum of Art, Texas.  Traveling to: Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana; Tucson Museum of Art, Arizona.
1981   “The Artist and the Airbrush,” San Jose State University Art Gallery;, San Jose, California
    “Group Show,” Root Art Center, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York
    “New York Gallery Show Case,” Oklahoma Art Center, Oklahoma City
    “Realist Exhibition,” Michael Berger Gallery, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1980   “American Drawings in Black and White,” The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York
    “Aspects of Photo-Realism,” Randolph-Macon Woman’s College, Macon, Georgia
    “Directions in Realism,” Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, Massachusetts
    “Object in Contemporary Still-Life,” Goddard-Riverside Community Center, New York
    “Realism/Photo-Realism,” Philbrook Art Center, Tulsa, Oklahoma
    “Words and Numbers,” Summit Art Center, Summit, New Jersey
1979   “Auto Icons,” Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
    “Blossom Kent Art Program,” Kent State University, Kent, Ohio
    “Group Show,” Brookhaven National Labs, Upton, New York
    “Group Show,” Jurgensen Gallery, Storrs, Connecticut
    “Photo-Realism,” Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, Loretto, Pennsylvania
1978   “Cityscape: ‘78,” Oklahoma Art Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
    “Leading Realists and Current Abstract Art,” Morris Gallery, Madison, New Jersey
    “Recent Works on Paper by Contemporary American Artists,” Madison Art Center, Madison, Wisconsin
    “Realist Painters,” Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, Florida.  Traveling to: Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
1978-79   “Things Seen,” Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, University of Nebraska, Lincoln.  Traveling to: The Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock; Hutchinson Public Library, Hutchinson, Kansas; The Manhattan Mercury Bank and Trust, Fayetteville, Arkansas; Mulvane Art Center, Washburn University, Topeka, Kansas; Oklahoma Art Center, Oklahoma City; Springfield Art Museum, Missouri; Union National Bank, Manhattan, Kansas; Wichita Art Museum, Kansas.
1977   “Art and The Automobile,” Flint Institute of Art, Michigan
    “Aspects of Realism: Nancy Hoffman Gallery,” The Art Gallery, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana
    “Documenta 6,” Kassel, West Germany
    “Illusions of Reality,” Tour organized by the Australian National Gallery, Canberra, Australia.  Traveling to: Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney; Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide; Australian Art Gallery, Perth; Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane; National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne; Tasmanian Museum and Gallery, Hobart.
    “New in the 70s,” University Museum, University of Texas at Austin
    “Painting 75-76-77,” Art Gallery, Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, New York
    “Photo-Images,” Dayton Art Institute, Ohio
1976   “Drawing Show,” DM Gallery, London, England
    “Materials and Techniques of 20th Century Art,” Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
    “Panorama of American Art,” Everson Museum, Syracuse, New York
    “Super-Realism,” Baltimore Museum of Art, Maryland
1975   Group Show, Esther Bear Gallery, Santa Barbara, California
    Group Show, Gallery Moos, Toronto, Canada
    Group Show of Realist Artists, The William Paterson College of New Jersey
    “Image, Color and Form,” The Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, Ohio
    “New Acquisitions,” Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
1974   “Aspects of Realism,” The Art Gallery, State University College, Potsdam, New York
    “Collector’s Choice,” Elvehjem Art Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison
    “Contemporary American Painting and Sculpture, 1974,” Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana
    “Contemporary American Artists,” Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
    “Hyper-Realisme Americaine, Realism European,” Centre National d’Art Contemporain, Paris, France
    “New Editions,” Claremont College California
    “New/Photo-realism,” Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, Connecticut
    “Selections in Contemporary Realism,” Akron Art Institute, Ohio
    “XII Tokyo Biennial,” Japan
1973   “American Hyper-realisme,” organized by Services Americains d’Information Relations Culturelles, Paris
    “Amerikaischer Fotorealismus,” Frankfurter Kunstverein, Kunst und MuseumVerein, Wuppertal
    “California Realist Painters,” Santa Barbara Museum of Art, California
    “East Coast/West Coast/New Realism,” San Jose State University, California
    “New American Graphic Art,” Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts
    “New in the 70’s,” University Museum, University of Texas at Austin, Texas
    “New York Avant-Garde,” Saidy Bronfman Centre, Montreal, Canada
    “Options ‘73,” Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, Ohio
    “Painting 75-76-77,” Art Gallery, Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, New York
    “Photo-Realism,” London
    “Real and Sur-real,” Storm King Art Center, Mountainville, New York
    “Realists,” Jacksonville Art Museum, Florida
    “The SuperRealist Vision,” DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, Massachusetts
    “Young American Artists: Drawings and Graphics,” traveling throughout Europe, exhibition organized by Steigim Laursen
1972   “Documenta and No-Documenta Realists,” Galerie deGestlo, Hamburg, Germany
    “Documenta V,” Kassel, Germany
    “Painting and Sculpture Today,” Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
    “Phases of New Realism,” Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami, Florida
    “Sharp Focus Realism,” Sidney Janus Gallery, New York
    “32 Realists,” Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
1971   “American Realism,” Galerie deGestlo, Bremen, Germany
    “Art Around the Automobile,” Hofstra University, New York
    “New Realism,” State College at Potsdam, The Art Gallery, New York
    “Radical Realism,” Deson-Saks Gallery, Chicago
    “Septieme Biennale de Paris,” Paris, France
    “Spray,” Santa Barbara Museum, California
    “Two Man Show,” Aktionsgalerie, Berne, Switzerland
    “Verkenhrskultur,” Westfalischer, Kunstverein, Munster, Germany
    “Western Annual,” Denver Art Museum, Colorado
1970   “Beyond the Actual,” Pioneer Museum, Stockton, California
    “West Coast 1970,” Painting and Sculpture, Crocker Art Gallery, Sacramento, California


PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Akron Art Museum, Ohio
Boise Art Museum, Idaho
The Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio
The Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu
Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, Massachusetts
Evansville Museum of Arts, History & Science, Indiana
Flint Institute of Arts, Michigan
Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Indiana
Galleries of the Claremont Colleges, California
Haggin Museum, Stockton, California
Hofstra University Museum, Hempstead, New York
Honolulu Academy of Arts, Hawaii
Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Mississippi Museum of Art, Jackson
Musee D’Art Moderne de Saint-Etienne Metropole, St. Etienne, France
Museo de Arte Moderno, Bogota, Colombia
Museu Europeu d’Art Modern, Barcelona, Spain
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
Museum of Art, Pilavin Collection, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence
Neue Galerie, Aachen, Germany
Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma
Saint Louis Art Museum, Missouri
San Antonio Museum of Art, Texas
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, California
Sheldon Museum of Art, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
Speed Art Museum, Louisville, Kentucky
Springfield Art Museum, Missouri
Storm King Art Center, Mountainville, New York
The Toledo Museum of Art, Ohio
University Museum of Contemporary Art, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Utrecht Museum, The Netherlands
U.S. Embassy Jakarta, Art in Embassies Program, U.S. Department of State
Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, Massachusetts
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York