George Negroponte

Born:


1953 New York, NY

Education & Teaching:

2002-present
President, The Drawing Center

1999-2001
Visual Arts Lecturer, Princeton University

1997-2002
Co-Chairman, Drawing Center

1996-1999
Instructor, Parsons School of Design

1991-2002
Board of Directors, The Drawing Center

1990-1999
Instructor, The New York Studio School, New York

1989-1994
Appeals Panel, The New York State Council on the Arts

1989-1992
Board of Directors, The New York Experimental Glass Workshop

1985-1988
Visual Arts Panel, The New York State Council on the Arts, New York, NY

1982-1984
Consultant to Exhibitions, The Drawing Center, New York

1973
Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture, Skowhegan ME

1971-1975
BA. Yale University, New Haven, CT


Awards:
1988
Individual Artists Award, New York State Council on the Art

1973
Purchase Prize in Painting, Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME

Solo Exhibitions:

2005
Jason McCoy, Inc., Debating Drawing, New York, NY

2003
Jason McCoy, Inc., Handmade Marks, New York, NY

1998
Jason McCoy, Inc., Recent Paintings, New York, NY

1996
Jason McCoy, Inc., Recent Paintings, New York, NY

1995
Jason McCoy, Inc., Recent Paintings, New York, NY

1991
Jason McCoy, Inc., Recent Works, New York, NY

1990
Real Art, Recent Drawings, New York, NY
Jason McCoy, Inc., Recent Paintings, New York, NY

1988
John Good Gallery, Recent Paintings, New York, NY

1987
John Good Gallery, Recent Paintings, New York, NY

1985
Brooke Alexander Inc., Recent Paintings, New York, NY

1983
Brooke Alexander Inc., Recent Paintings, New York, NY

1981
Brooke Alexander Inc., Recent Paintings, New York, NY

Group Exhibitions (Selection):

2005
The Viñoly Studio, Benefit for the Design Trust, New York, NY
RKL Gallery, In Spiritus, curated by Christina Chow, Brooklyn, NY
Betty Cunningham Gallery, Benefit for The Brooklyn Rail, New York, NY

2004
J. Johnson Gallery, Contemporary New York, curated by Nabil Nahas, Jacksonville, FL
The Viñoly Studio, Benefit for the Design Trust, New York

2003
Eyebeam Atelier, Artist's Choice. Benefit show for BOMB Magazine, New York, NY
National Arts Club, 2003 Women of Discovery Art Show, benefit show for Wings Trust, NY

2002
The Drawing Center, 25th Anniversary Exhibition, NYC.
Henry Street Settlement, Painting Lately, NYC.
The Studio School, Benefit for the NY Studio School, NYC.

2001
Nicole Klagsbrun, I Love NY: Art Benefit for the Victims of the World Trade Center
I-Beam, Benefit for Bomb Magazine
Dieu-Donne Paper Mill, Benefit for Dieu Donne

2000
The State Museum of Contemporary Art, Modern Odysseys: Greek American Artists of the Twentieth Century. Thessaloniki, Greece.
The New York Studio School, Benefit Show New York, NY
Coalition for the Homeless, Artwalk New York, NY
Matthew Marks Gallery, Benefit for the Foundation for Contemporary Performance Arts Inc., New York, NY

1999
The Queens Museum of Art, Modern Odysseys: Greek American Artists of the Twentieth Century. Queens, NY
Alexander and Bonin, Rita McBride. Sylvia Plimack Mangold, and To be Announced. New York, NY
Hellenic Foundation, Greek American Painters. New York, NY

1998
450 Broadway Gallery, Blind Date, New York, NY
The New York Studio School, Benefit Show. New York, NY
David McKee Gallery, Absolute Secret. New York, NY

1997
Coalition for the Homeless, Artwalk New York, NY
Atelier 14, New York, NY;
White Box Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, Three Generations: Semi Annual Exhibition

1996
Jason McCoy Inc., Works on Paper. New York, NY

1995
Brooke Alexander Inc., Benefit for the Contemporary Performing Arts

1994
Edobori Gallery, Contemporary Artists in New York. Osaka, Japan
Dracos Contemporary Art, in collaboration with Citibank, N.A., Bridge, Greece

1993
The Drawing Center, The Return of the Cadavre Exguis. New York, NY
Yale University Art Gallery, Yale College, New Haven, CT
Jason McCoy Inc., Summer Group Show. New York, NY
Jaffe Baker Gallery, Three from New York. Boca Raton, FL

1992
Robert Morrison Gallery, Group Show to Benefit N.Y. Metropolitan Committee for UNICEF, New York, NY.
Brooke Alexander Inc., Recent Prints, New York, NY
The Studio School, Venetian Connections, New York, NY

1991
Jason McCoy Inc., Summer Group Show. New York, NY
Museum of Modern Art, Recent Acquisitions. Andros, Greece

1990
Germans van Eck, Artists for Amnesty. New York, NY
Christies, The Coalition for the Homeless Auction. New York, NY

1989
Metropolitan Museum of Art, Recent Acquisitions. New York, NY
Real Art, Geometric Abstraction. The Private Side. New York, NY

1988
Leo Castelli Gallery, Benefit for the Contemporary Performing Arts, New York, NY
John Good Gallery, Real Abstract, New York, NY

1987
John Good Gallery, Stimulation. New York, NY
John Good Gallery, Art Against AIDS. New York, NY
55 Mercer Street, Color Now, New York, NY
Metropolitan Life Gallery, Master & Pupils: The Education of the Black Artists in New York 1900-1980. New York, NY

1986
Jamaica Arts Center, Master & Pupils: The Education of the Black Artists in New York 1900-1980. New York, NY
John Good Gallery, William Baziotes. George Negroponte & David Row. New York, NY John Good Gallery, Recent Abstract Painting. New York, NY
Yale School of Art, Gallery, Twelve from New York. New Haven, CT

1985
Sotheby Park Bernet, GMHC Art Auction. New York, NY
New Art, Modernism, San Francisco, CA
Brooke Alexander Inc., Maior Paintings. New York, NY

1984
BankAmerica, Highlights: Selections from the BankAmerica Art Collection. San      Francisco, CA
Museum of Modern Art, An International Survey of Recent Painting & Sculpture.New York,NY

1983
Museum of Modern Art, New Drawing in America. Venice, Italy

1982
The Drawing Center, New Drawing in America. New York, NY. Traveled to Sutton Place, Guilford-Surrey, England

1981
Brooke Alexander Inc., Paintings by: Richard Bosman, Stephen Buckley, Marthe Diamond, Sondra Freckleton, Richard Hass, Yvonne Jacquette, Ann McCoy, George Negroponte, Judy Rifka & Alan Turner. New York, NY

1977
The Drawing Center, Summer 77, New York, NY


Curated Exhibitions:

2003
OnLine. Feigen Contemporary, New York, NY

2000
Drawing in the Present Tense. Parsons School of Design, New York, NY Traveled to The Akus Gallery at Eastern Connecticut State University, CT

1997
Bernard Chaet. Recent Paintings. The New York Studio School, New York, NY

1989
Geometric Abstraction: The Private Side. Real Art, New York, NY

1986
Twelve from New York. Yale Art School Gallery, New Haven, CT


Public Collections:
Fogg Art Museum at Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
New York Public Library
Davis, Polk and Wardell
Weil, Gosthal and Manges
Vorres Museum of Contemporary Greek Art, Attica, Greece
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
The Museum of Modern Art, Andros, Greece
Reader s Digest, New York, NY
Chemical Bank, New York, NY
Hospital Corporation of America, Nashville, TN
General Mills, Minneapolis, MN
Estee Lauder & Co., New York, NY
BankAmerica, San Francisco, CA
Aon Corporation, Chicago, IL
General Motors Corporation, Detroit, MI
Standard Oil of Ohio, Houston, TX
Baxer Tavenol, Chicago, IL