Lynda Benglis

 

Born in Lake Charles LA, 1941

Lives and works in New York NY and Santa Fe NM

 

Education
Newcomb College, B.F.A. 1964

 

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions

 

2022

Lynda Benglis, Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas TX

Lynda Benglis, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia PA

Lynda Benglis: Excavation, Blum & Poe, Los Angeles CA

Lynda Benglis: Frozen Gestures, Mendes Wood DM, Sao Paulo, Brazil

 

2021

Lynda Benglis: Pleated Works, Mnuchin Gallery, New York NY

Lynda Benglis: Works in Video, Gene Siskel Film Center Virtual Cinema, Chicago IL

Lynda Benglis: Nœuds et nus, Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium

Lynda Benglis, National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.

Lynda Benglis: An Alphabet of Forms, Pace Gallery, 510 West 25th Street, New York NY

 

2020

Lynda Benglis: Early Works 1967-1979, Cheim & Read, New York NY

Lynda Benglis: Early Works 1967-1979, Ortuzar Projects, New York NY

Lynda Benglis: Ceramics & Sparkle Sculptures, Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium

Lynda Benglis: Hills and Clouds, Pace Gallery, New York NY

 

2019

Lynda Benglis: Spettri, Thomas Dane Gallery, Naples, Italy

Lynda Benglis: In the Realm of the Senses, The Museum of Cycladic Art, Athens, Greece

Lynda Benglis, Pace Gallery, Palo Alto CA

Lynda Benglis: Over Air, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia PA

Lynda Benglis: Bird’s Nest, The Harwood Museum of Art, University of New Mexico, Taos NM

 

2018

Lynda Benglis, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Lynda Benglis: Face Off, Kistefos-Museet, Jevnaker, Norway

Lynda Benglis, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Lynda Benglis, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia PA

 

2017

Lynda Benglis, Blum &  Poe, Los Angeles CA

 

2016

Benglis and the Baroque, Thomas Brambilla Contemporary Art, Bergamo, Italy

Lynda Benglis: Secrets, Bergen Assembly, KODE Art Museums of Bergen, Bergen, Norway

Lynda Benglis: New Work, Cheim & Read, New York NY

Cuerpos, Materia y Alma: Las Esculturas de Lynda Benglis / Bodies, Matter and Soul: The Sculptures of Lynda Benglis, Museo International del Barroco, Puebla, Mexico

Lynda Benglis: Adhesive Products, Bergen Assembly, Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen, Norway

Double Albatross, Bergen Assembly, Kunstgarasjen, Bergen, Norway

Lynda Benglis, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen CO

Lynda Benglis: Glacier Burger, Bergen Assembly, Bergen School of Architecture, Bergen, Norway

Lynda Benglis: Primary Structures (Paula’s Props), PRAXIS at Bergen Assembly 2016, KODE Art Museums

of Bergen, Bergen Assembly, Bergen, Norway

Lynda Benglis, Dhaka Art Summit, Samdani Art Foundation, Dhaka, Bangladesh

 

2015

Lynda Benglis: Water Sources, Storm King Art Center, Mountainville NY

Lynda Benglis, The Hepworth Wakefield, Wakefield, England

 

2014

Lynda Benglis: Planar Device, Thomas Dane Gallery, London, England

Lynda Benglis, Cheim & Read, New York NY

 

2013

Great Hall Exhibitions: Lynda Benglis, Institute of Fine Arts, New York University, New York NY

Lynda Benglis: Everything Flows, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia PA

 

2012        

Lynda Benglis: Flow and Marks, Winner of the Erich Hauser Award 2012, Erich Hauser Art Foundation,

Rottweil, Germany

Lynda Benglis: Figures, Savannah College of Art and Design Museum of Art, Savannah GA

Part One: New Works on Paper, Kappatos Gallery, Athens, Greece

Lynda Benglis: Prints & Cast Paper 1970’s–2000’s, Goya Contemporary, Baltimore MD

Lynda Benglis, Thomas Dane Gallery, London, England

 

2011

Lynda Benglis: Glass Masks, Texas Gallery, Houston TX

Fountains, Salon 94 Freemans, New York NY

 

2010

Lynda Benglis: Flow and Flesh, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia PA

Wax’in Wane, Galerie Michael Janssen, Cologne, Germany

 

2009

Lynda Benglis: New Work, Cheim & Read, New York NY

Lynda Benglis, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, Netherlands [travelled to: Irish

Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland; Le Consortium, Centre d’Art

Contemporain, Dijon, France; Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence RI; New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York NY; Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles CA]

 

2008

Lynda Benglis as Printmaker: A 30-Year Retrospective of Editions and Monotypes, Carl Solway Gallery,

Cincinnati OH

Lynda Benglis: Shape-Shifters, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia PA

 

2007

Lynda Benglis: Wax Paintings &  Ceramic Sculptures, Texas Gallery, Houston TX

Art Matters 11: Lynda Benglis, McNay Art Museum, San Antonio TX

 

2006

Lynda Benglis, Bass Museum of Art, Miami FL

New Work by Lynda Benglis, Nina Freudenheim Gallery, Buffalo NY

Lynda Benglis: Pleated, Knotted, Poured…, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia PA

 

2005

Lynda Benglis: The Graces, Cheim & Read, New York NY

Lynda Benglis: Ceramic Sculpture, Frank Lloyd Gallery, Santa Monica CA

Lynda Benglis, Susanne Hilberry Gallery, Ferndale MI

 

2004

Lynda Benglis: Ceramic Sculpture, Franklin Parrasch Gallery, New York NY

Lynda Benglis: A Sculpture Survey 1969-2004, Cheim & Read, New York NY

 

2003

Lynda Benglis: Sculptures, Bass Museum of Art, Miami FL

Lynda Benglis, Toomey Tourell, San Francisco CA

 

2002

Lynda Benglis: Soft Off, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia PA

Lynda Benglis: Ceramic Sculpture, Franklin Parrasch Gallery, New York NY

 

2001

New Work, Toomey Tourell Gallery, San Francisco CA

Lynda Benglis: Color Echoes, Remba Gallery/Mixografia Workshop, Los Angeles CA

 

2000

Lynda Benglis: Hot Spots, Texas Gallery, Houston TX

Lynda Benglis: A Decade of Ideas, Bryan Ohno Gallery, Seattle WA

Lynda Benglis: Materials Girl, curated by Michael Klein, Meadows Museum, Shreveport LA

Lynda Benglis, Weatherspoon Gallery, University of North Carolina, Greensboro NC

 

1999 

Lynda Benglis: Wols: Photographs of the 1930s, Cheim & Read, New York NY

Lynda Benglis, Sculpture, Galerie Simonne Stern, New Orleans LA

 

1998

Dynamic Silhouette, Kappatos Gallery, Athens, Greece

Lynda Benglis: Recent Sculpture and a Screening of “Female Sensibility” from 1973, Cheim & Read, New

York NY

 

1997

Lynda Benglis, Galerie Michael Janssen, Cologne, Germany

Lynda Benglis, Dorfman Projects, New York NY

Lynda Benglis: Hidden Agenda, Gallery Chemould, Mumbai, India

Lynda Benglis: Hidden Agenda, Contemporary Art Gallery, Ahmedabad, India

Lynda Benglis: Selected Wall Reliefs, Elizabeth Mayer Fine Art, New York NY

 

1996

Lynda Benglis: New Monotypes: Landscapes & Fetishes, Quartet Editions, New York NY

Lynda Benglis: Ceramics, Porter Troupe Gallery, San Diego CA

 

1995

Lynda Benglis, Susanne Hilberry Gallery, Birmingham MI

Lynda Benglis: Sculpture, Galerie Simonne Stern, New Orleans LA

Lynda Benglis: Recent Wall & Glass Sculpture, Heath Gallery, Atlanta GA

 

1994

Lynda Benglis: Chimera—Recent Ceramic Sculpture, Harwood Foundation Museum, Taos NM [travelled to: Boulder Museum of Art, Boulder CO; Cranbrook

Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills MI; University Art Gallery, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces NM; University of North Texas, Denton TX; Forum Kunst, Rottweil, Germany; Galerie Six

Friedrich & Lisa Ungar, Munich; Galerie Charim Klocker, Vienna, Austria]

Lynda Benglis: Wax Paintings, Heath Gallery, Atlanta GA

Lynda Benglis: Wax Paintings, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

 

1993

Lynda Benglis: From the Furnace, Auckland City Art Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

Lynda Benglis, Gow-Langsford Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

Lynda Benglis: Ceramic Sculpture, Tavelli Gallery, Aspen CO

Lynda Benglis: “Clothed and Unclothed”: Recent Sculpture, Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago IL

 

1992

Lynda Benglis, Heath Gallery, Atlanta GA

 

1991

Lynda Benglis, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles CA

New Works, Tilden-Foley Gallery, New Orleans LA

Lynda Benglis: Recent Work, Heath Gallery, Atlanta GA

Lynda Benglis: Dual Natures, Retrospective, High Museum of Art, AtlantaGA [travelled to: Contemporary Arts Center in conjunction with the New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans LA; San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose CA]

 

1990

Lynda Benglis: Trophies, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Lynda Benglis, Sena Galleries West, Santa Fe NM

Lynda Benglis: Sculpture and Silk Paintings, Linda Farris Gallery, Seattle WA

Lynda Benglis: Recent Sculpture, Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago IL

 

1989

Lynda Benglis: New Sculpture, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Drawing with Materials: Process and Image: Works by Lynda Benglis, Atlantic Center for the Arts, New

Smyrna Beach FL

Florida Fan Dance: A Palmetto Series. Monotype Prints by Lynda Benglis, Michael Murphy Gallery, Tampa FL

Lynda Benglis, Tilden-Foley Gallery, New Orleans LA

 

1988

Lynda Benglis, Fuller Gross Gallery, San Francisco CA

Lynda Benglis: Recent Sculpture, Texas Gallery, Houston TX

Lynda Benglis: Recent Sculpture and Works on Paper, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville TN

 

1987

Lynda Benglis: New Sculpture, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Lynda Benglis: Monoprints/Windy Hill Series, Landfall EastLyn, New York NY

Lynda Benglis: Recent Sculpture, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

 

1986

Lynda Benglis: Glass, Dart Gallery, Chicago IL

Lynda Benglis, Tilden-Foley Gallery, New Orleans

Lynda Benglis, Fuller Goldeen Gallery, San Francisco CA

 

1985

Lynda Benglis: Recent Wall Pieces and Glass Sculpture, Heath Gallery, Atlanta GA

Lynda Benglis: Glass, Dart Gallery, Chicago IL

Lynda Benglis: New Works in Glass, Susanne Hilberry Gallery, Birmingham MI

Lynda Benglis: Works in Glass, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles CA

 

1984

Lynda Benglis, Tilden-Foley Gallery, New Orleans LA

Lynda Benglis: Recent Sculpture, Texas Gallery, Houston TX

Lynda Benglis: New Sculpture, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Lynda Benglis at First City Center, Cadillac Fairview First City Center, Dallas TX

 

1983

Lynda Benglis: Sculpture, Dart Gallery, Chicago IL

Lynda Benglis: New Sculpture, Susanne Hilberry Gallery, Birmingham MI

 

1982

Lynda Benglis “ΕΙ∆OΛΑ, Fuller Goldeen Gallery, San Francisco CA

ΕΙΩΛΑ Benglis, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Lynda Benglis: Flux & Fusion: An Exhibition of Sculpture, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Lynda Benglis: Sculpture and Works on Paper, Okun-Thomas Gallery, St. Louis MO

 

1981

Lynda Benglis, Texas Gallery, Houston TX

Lynda Benglis: Recent Gold Pieces, Jacksonville Art Museum, Jacksonville FL

Lynda Benglis: New Work, Dart Gallery, Chicago IL

Lynda Benglis: Recent Work, Museum of Art, University of Arizona, Tucson AZ

Lynda Benglis: Indian Wood Block Series, Galerie Albert Baronian, Brussels, Belgium

Lynda Benglis, Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles CA

 

1980

Lynda Benglis: New Work, Susanne Hilberry Gallery, Birmingham MI

Lynda Benglis, Woodland Gallery, Chatham College, Pittsburgh PA

Lynda Benglis: Recent Works, David Heath Gallery, Atlanta GA

Lynda Benglis: Aquanots, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Fans (Air) Kites (Air) Airport (Air). Lynda Benglis: “Patang.” The Atlanta Airport Commission and New Works

Executed in Ahmedabad, India, Texas Gallery, Houston TX

Recent Works by Lynda Benglis, Portland Center for the Visual Arts, Portland OR

Lynda Benglis, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Lynda Benglis 1968–1978, University of South Florida, Tampa FL [travelled to: Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami, Coral Gables FL]

Lynda Benglis: Cast Paper Multiples, Texas Gallery, Houston TX

 

1979

Lynda Benglis: Recent Works, Georgia State University Art Gallery, Atlanta GA

Lynda Benglis: Bodies and Fans, Hansen-Fuller Goldeen Gallery, San Francisco CA

Lynda Benglis: Wall Sculptures and Floor Installations, Real Art Ways, New Haven CT

Lynda Benglis, Galerie Albert Baronian, Brussels, Belgium

Lynda Benglis: New Works, Dart Gallery, Chicago IL

Lynda Benglis: New Work, Texas Gallery, Houston TX

 

1978

Lynda Benglis, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

 

1977

Lynda Benglis: Copper Knots and Floor Sculpture, Douglas Drake Gallery, Kansas City MO

7 Come 11: A Series of Recent Sculpture by Lynda Benglis, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles CA

 

1976

Lynda Benglis: Videotapes, AND/OR, Seattle WA

Lynda Benglis Presents the Amazing Bow-Wow, The Kitchen, New York NY

Lynda Benglis: Metallized Knots and Wax Paintings, Paula Cooper Gallery, Los Angeles CA

 

1975

Lynda Benglis, Texas Gallery, Houston TX

Lynda Benglis: Video Polaroids, The Kitchen, New York NY

Lynda Benglis: Sculpture, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Physical and Psychological Moments in Time: A First Retrospective of the Video Work of Lynda Benglis,

Fine Arts Center Gallery, State University of New York College at Oneonta NY [travelled to: the Stedelijk van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, Netherlands]

 

1974

Lynda Benglis: Knots, Hansen-Fuller Gallery, San Francisco CA

Lynda Benglis Presents Metallized Knots, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

 

1973

Lynda Benglis: Sparkle Knots, The Clocktower, Institute for Art and Urban Resources, New York NY

Lynda Benglis, Texas Gallery, Houston TX

Lynda Benglis, Jack Glenn Gallery, Corona Del Mar CA

Dimensional Paintings and Videotapes, Portland Center for the Visual Arts, Portland OR

Lynda Benglis: Paintings and Videotapes, Hansen-Fuller Gallery, San Francisco CA

Lynda Benglis: Video Tapes, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY [travelled to:

Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse NY]

 

1972

Lynda Benglis: Wax Paintings, Hansen-Fuller Gallery, San Francisco CA

 

1971

Lynda Benglis: Polyurethane Foam, Two-Component System, Hayden Gallery, Massachusetts Institute of

Technology, Cambridge MA

Lynda Benglis, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

The Kansas State University Union Art Gallery and the Kansas State University Department of Art

Invitational Exhibition ’71, Union Art Galleries, Kansas State University, Manhattan KS

 

1970

Lynda Benglis, Galerie Hans Müller, Cologne, Germany

Lynda Benglis, Janie C. Lee Gallery, Dallas TX

Lynda Benglis, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

 

1969

Lynda Benglis, Main Gallery, Fine Arts Center, University of Rhode Island, Kingston RI

 

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

 

2022

MANIFEST Yourself! (Queer) Feminist Manifestos since the Suffragettes, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany

Monochrome Multitudes, Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago, Chicago IL

Wild Strawberries, Gallery 125 Newbury, New York NY

Faking the Real: The Art of Enticement, Kunsthaus Graz, Graz, Austria

Lynda Benglis and Arelene Shechet, Pace Gallery, East Hampton NY

Waves of Color, Leslie Feely Gallery, Wainscott NY

A Feminist Avant-Garde: Photographs and performances of the 1970s from the Verbund Collection, Les

Rencontres de la Photographie, Arles, France

Calor Universal, Pace Gallery, East Hampton NY

What happens in silence, Corkin Gallery, Toronto, Canada

Stuff, Pace Gallery, New York NY

Singing in Unison, Totah, New York,

Summer Hours, Cheim &  Read, New York NY

Contemporary Highlights: Aspen Opening, Sotheby’s Aspen, Aspen, Colorado,

Highlights of Post-War & Contemporary Art, Mnuchin Gallery, New York NY

Hanging/Leaning: Women Artists on Long Island, Eric Firestone Gallery, East Hampton NY

A Matter of Life and Death, Thomas Dane Gallery, Naples, Italy 

Ninth Street and Beyond: 70 Years of Women in Abstraction, Part I: The Gestural, Hunter Dunbar Projects, New York NY

Benefit Print Project: 10 Years and Counting, National Arts Club, New York NY

Some People, Cheim & Read, New York NY

Everyday, Someday and Other Stories, Collection 1950-1980, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands

To Begin, Again: A Prehistory of the Wex, 1968-89, Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus OH

Per Diem: The Gerd Metzdorff Collection, Griffin Art Projects, Vancouver, Canada

Out of Joint. Moments of Disruption: Chapter 1, Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich, Switzerland

Eidyllia odost, Technopolis, Athens, Greece

 

2021

New Wave Art Wknd, The Bunker Artspace, West Palm Beach FL

Skin in the Game, Cayman Islands Resort, South Beach Miami FL

On the Bowery, Zürcher Gallery, New York NY

String, Steel, Spit Bite, New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain CT

Little Things: Parts I & II, Pace Gallery, Geneva, Switzerland

Selections from the Anderson Family Collection, Foundry Vineyards, Walla Walla WA

90 Years: Selections from the Permanent Collection, Guild Hall, East Hampton NY

The Flames: The Age of Ceramics, Musée d'Art Moderne de Paris, Paris, France

Nothing is Lost: Art and Matter in Transformation, GAMeC, Bergamo, Italy

Making It: Women and Abstract Sculpture, Waddington Custot, London, England

On the Edge: Los Angeles Art 1970s - 1990s from the Joan and Jack Quinn Family Collection, Bakersfield CA [travelled to: Armenian Museum of America, Watertown MA]

Out of Body: Selected Artworks from the Brodsky Center at PAFA, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts

Museum, Philadelphia PA

Slip Zone: A New Look at Postwar Abstraction in the Americas and East Asia, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas TX

Christen Sveaas Art Foundation: This is the Night Mail, Whitechapel Gallery, London, England

Community Trust Bank Presents the Vogel Collection: Fifty Works for West Virginia, Huntington Museum of

Art, Huntington WV

Visions from the Multiverse, Iris Project, Los Angeles CA

All Tomorrow’s Parties, domicile (n.) gallery, Los Angeles CA

Toes, Knees, Shoulders, Heads and Butts and Guts, Meredith Rosen Gallery, New York NY

A room with a…, Pace Gallery, Palm Beach FL

12 Artists: A Tribute to Klaus Kertess’ Bykert Gallery 1966-75, David Nolan Gallery, New York NY

Face à Arcimboldo, Centre Pompidou Metz, Metz, France

Los Angeles (State of Mind), Gallerie d’Italia, Palazzo Zevallos Stigliano, Naples, Italy

Stop Painting, Fondazione Prada, Venice, Italy

Women in Abstraction, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France [travelled to: Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao, Spain]

Highlights of Post-War and Contemporary Art, Mnuchin Gallery, New York NY

Preservative Force: Recent Acquisitions to the Collection, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans LA

Built: Sculptural Art from the Permanent Collection, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans LA

Shapes from Out of Nowhere: Ceramics from the Robert A. Ellison Jr. Collection, Metropolitan Museum of

Art, New York NY

On View: Seven Works from the Sixties, Cheim & Read, New York NY

Martha Wilson: The Political and Performance Art Collection, mfc-michèle didier, Paris, France

Snow falls behind the mountains, Avlskarl Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

Skin in the Game, De Buck Gallery, New York NY

 

2020

Knotted, Torn, Scattered: Sculpture after Abstract Expressionism, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New

York NY

FEM, Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbor NY

Expanded Painting in the 1960s and 1970s, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Pennsylvania PA

At the Noyes House, Eliot Noyes House, New Canaan CT

At Dawn, Cheim & Read, New York NY

Lynda Benglis, Eric N. Mack, Kelley Walker, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Four Years: Gifts and Acquisitions, Kunstmuseum Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Post War Abstraction, Leslie Feely Gallery, East Hampton NY

Approaches to Abstraction by Greek Artists of the Diaspora, Basil and Elise Goulandris Foundation -

Museum of Contemporary Art, Chora Andros, Andros, Greece

The Body Electric, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, Australia

The Gloria Luria Collection, Heather James Fine Art, Palm Desert CA

Material Meanings: Selections from the Constance R. Caplan Collection, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago IL

Videotapes: Early Video Art (1965-1976), Zacheta, National Gallery of Art, Warsaw, Poland

Abstract! Minimalism to Now, Jack Tilton Gallery, New York NY

Works from the 1980s, Marlborough Gallery, New York NY

 

2019
Constellations: Highlights from the Nation’s Collection of Modern Art, Tate Liverpool, Liverpool, England

Group Exhibition, Cheim & Read, New York NY

Small Wonders, Imperial Calcasieu Museum, Lake Charles LA

With Pleasure: Pattern and Decoration in American Art 1972-1985, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los

Angeles CA

Contemporary Art: Five Propositions, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston MA

Opening Installation, Museum of Modern Art, New York NY

She/Her: A New Look at a History of Art Since 1900, Heather James Fine Art, San Francisco CA

The Poydras Corridor Sculpture Exhibition: Presented by the Helis Foundation, Poydras Corridor, New

Orleans LA

The Pleasure Principle, Maccarone, Los Angeles CA

The Multiple Show, Zuleika Gallery, London, England

Raid the Icebox Now, Rhode Island School of Design Museum, Providence RI

Maskulinitaten, Bonner Kunstverein, Bonn, Germany

Covering the Art World: Six Decades of Artforum, Sotheby’s Gallery, New York NY

Painting/Sculpture, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York NY

Painters Reply: Experimental Painting in the 1970s and Now, Lisson Gallery, New York NY

Material Encounters, Hepworth Wakefield, Wakefield, England

NOMEN: American Women Artists from 1945 to Today, Phillips, New York NY

Seeing Things As They Really Are: Three-Dimensional Paper Works at Dieu Donné, Dieu Donné Papermill,

New York NY

Centennial Impressions: A Celebration of Prints, McDonough Museum of Art, Youngstown OH

Art & Porn, Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum, Aarhus, Denmark [travelled to: Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark

The Palace at 4 a.m., Archaeological Museum of Mykonos, Mykonos, Greece

Art After Stonewall, 1969-1989, Grey Art Gallery and Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, New York NY [travelled to: Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum, Florida International University, Miami FL; Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus OH]

Une Brève Histoire de la Modernité des Formes, Galerie Mitterand, Paris, France

Straying from the Line, Schinkel Pavilion, Berlin, Germany

Two Friends: Seeing Eye to Eye—Lynda Benglis and Tom Bronk, Vivian Horan Fine Art, New York NY

Art of the City: Postmodern to Post-Katrina, Historic New Orleans Collection, New Orleans LA

C. Ludens Ringnes Sculpture Exhibition, Harvard Business School, Boston MA

Looking in the Mirror, I see Me: Early Women’s Video Art from the Video Data Bank Collection, Ann Arbor

Film Festival, Ann Arbor MI

Sunrise, Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland, Cleveland OH

Recent Acquisitions, Remai Modern, Saskatoon, Canada

Intimate Immensity, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Museum, Philadelphia PA

The World Exists to Be Put on a Postcard: Artists’ Postcards from 1960 to Now, British Museum, London, England

Prisoner of Love, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago IL

Cumberland: A 39 Year Retrospective, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville TN

1967–1980: Explorations, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Rising Tide: 12 Women Artists, Peters Projects, Sante Fe NM

Group Exhibition, Rainboww Galerie, New York NY

Minimalism: Space. Light. Object., National Gallery Singapore and Art and Science Museum, Singapore

Copper, Marble, Cotton, Thomas Brambilla Gallery, Bergamo, Italy

Double Takes: Historic and Contemporary Film and Video, Museum of Contemporary Art, Cleveland OH

Ear to the Ground: Earth and Element in Contemporary Art, New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans LA

Pattern, Decoration & Crime, Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art (MAMCO), Geneva, Switzerland [travelled to: Le Consortium Centre d’art contemporain, Dijon, France]

Inaugural Exhibition, Glenstone Foundation, Potomac MD

Video/Film Inventory, Kunstmuseum Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Birthday Presents, Ackland Art Museum, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill NC

Permanent Collection Exhibition, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo NY

Pop-Up Collection Exhibition: Art in Context: Selections from the UNLV Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art

Collection, Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art, University of Nevada, Las Vegas NV

Multiply, Identify, Her, International Center of Photography, New York NY

Painting amongst other things…, Drill Hall Gallery, Australia National University, Canberra, Australia

Downtown Art Ephemera 1970s-1990s, James Fuentes Gallery, New York NY

The Mechanics of Fluids, curated by Melissa Gordon, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York NY

/ Off the Wall, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia PA

Body Ego, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas TX

MoMA at NGV: Melbourne Winter Masterpieces 2018, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia

Restricted, University of South Florida Contemporary Art Museum, Tampa FL

Sam Gilliam in Dialogue: The Topographies of Color, Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown MA

Zero de Conduite, Museu Serralves, Porto, Portugal

The Myriad Forms of Visual Art: 196 Works with 19 Themes, National Museum of Art, Osaka, Japan

Wild Thing: Adventures with the Permanent Collection, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Scottsdale AZ

 

2018

Women, Peters Projects, Sante Fe NM

Copper, Marble, Cotton, Thomas Brambilla, Bergamo, Italy

Pop-Up Collection Exhibition: Art in Context: Selections from the UNLV Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art Collection, Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art, University of Nevada, Las Vegas NV

American Masters 1940–1980, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra

The Mechanics of Fluids, curated by Melissa Gordon, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York NY

/ Off the Wall, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia PA

MoMA at NGV: Melbourne Winter Masterpieces 2018, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia

Wild Thing: Adventures with the Permanent Collection, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Scottsdale AZ

A Study in Scarlet, FRAC Île-de-France, Le Plateau, Paris, France

Studio Visit: Selected Gifts from Agnes Gund, Museum of Modern Art, New York NY

Taos: 1960’s – Present, Vivian Horan Fine Art, New York NY

Surface Work, Victoria Miro Gallery, London, England

Paper/Print: American Hand Papermaking, 1960s to Today, International Print Center, New York NY

The Whole Drum Will Sound: Women in Southern Abstraction, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans LA

Entangled in the Everyday, curated by Ruth Erickson, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston MA

Kiss Off, Luxembourg & Dayan, New York NY

Work By Women, Harwood Museum of Art, Taos NM

Molding / Mark-Making: Ceramic Artists and Their Drawings, Dorsky Gallery Curatorial Program, Long Island

City NY

Materiality, Mixografia, Los Angeles CA

 

2017

Process and Practice: 40 Years of Experimentation, Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia PA

ISelf Collection: The Upset Bucket, Whitechapel Gallery, London, England

Opening Night: Lynda Benglis, Erika Verzutti, Jesse Vine, Fortes D’Aloia & Gabriel, Carpintaria, Rio de

Janeiro, Brazil

Annual Holiday Show, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia PA

Holiday Windows, organized by Urban Glass, Bergdorff Goodman, New York NY

The Long Run, Museum of Modern Art, New York NY

The Permanent Collection: Five and Forward, Parrish Art Museum, New York NY

Material Traces, Charim Galerie, Vienna, Austria

Paperworks, White Space: The Mordes Collection, West Palm Beach FL

Divergent Works: Landschaft/Paisaje, Harwood Museum of Art, Taos NM

Making/Breaking the Binary: Women, Art & Technology,

Pioneers of Pixels, Feedback and Glitch, The Lightbox, International House, Philadelphia PA

Delirious: Art at the Limits of Reason, 1950–1980, Met Breuer, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York NY

Range: Experiments in New York, 1961–2007, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York NY

Heavy Metal, Judith Bear Isroff Gallery, Akron Art Museum, Akron OH

2017 Summer Group Show, Mixografia, Los Angeles CA

Shades of Summer, Vivian Horan Fine Art, New York NY (online)

Wormwood, Ellis King, Dublin, Ireland

Für Barbara, Hall Art Foundation, Schloss Derneburg, Derneburg, Germany

Pride of Place: The Making of Contemporary Art in New Orleans, New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans LA

Citings / Sightings, Lennon, Weinberg NY

Bodies of Work, National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.

Generation Loss: 10 Years of the Julia Stoschek Collection, Julia Stoschek Collection, Düsseldorf, Germany

ANTIDORON. The EMST Collection, Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany

Sculpture Milwaukee, Milwaukee Avenue, Milwaukee WI

In My Garden: An Exhibition of Paintings and Sculpture, presented by Kipton Cronkite & Michael Klein, 36

Commerce Street, New York NY

Making Space: Women Artists and Abstraction, The Museum of Modern Art, New York NY

HL2805xy57, Kappatos Gallery, Athens, Greece

Disobedient Bodies, curated by JW Anderson, Hepworth Wakefield, Wakefield, England

No Boundaries: Sculptures by Thirteen Women, Malborough Gallery, New York NY

Lynda Benglis, Alan Shields, Peter Young, Texas Gallery, Houston TX

Masterclass: A Survey of Work from the Twentieth Century, Pavel Zoubok Gallery, New York NY

Now You See Me, Sotheby’s S2, New York NY

 

2016

Artists Choose Artists, Parrish Art Museum, Water Mill NY

Ectoplasm, screening of Female Sensibility, Galerie 1646, The Hague, Netherlands

Continuum: Art-as-Art, Harwood Museum of Art, Taos NM

Kneaded Knowledge: The Language of Ceramics, Kunsthaus Graz am Universalmuseum Joanneum [travelled to: National Gallery of Prague, Czech Republic]

Flesh: Skin and Surface, York Art Gallery, York, England

No Rules, No Rules, Franklin Parrasch Gallery, New York NY

Coming to Power: 25 Years of X-Plicit Art by Women, Maccarone Gallery, New York NY

Short Film Program, screening of Now, Anthology Film Archives, New York NY

My Skin is My Krustle (Pink Marble), curated by Marcus Herse, Guggenheim Gallery at Chapman University, Orange CA

Crafting the Future, Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland OR

Puff Pieces, curated by Feelings, Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York NY

Splotch, Sperone Westwater and Lesley Heller Workspace, New York NY

Picture Industry, LUMA, Arles, France [Travelled to: Hessel Museum of Art, Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson NY; LUMA, Arles, France]

Unexpected Surfaces, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville TN

Invisible Adversaries: Marieluise Hessel Collection, Bard College, Annandale-On-Hudson NY

The Female Gaze, Part Two: Women Look at Men, Cheim & Read, New York NY

Skins: Body as Matter and Process, Garth Greenan Gallery, New York NY

Foundation for Art and Preservation in Embassies (FAPE), Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum, Washington D.C.

FORTY, MoMA PS1, Long Island City NY

Paper in Profile: Mixografia and Taller de Grafica Mexicana, Georgia Museum of Art, Athens, Greece

La Mia Ceramica, Galerie Max Hetzler, Paris, France

César in Context, Luxembourg & Dayan, New York NY

From the Collection: 1960–1969, The Museum of Modern Art, New York NY

About Art, Trondheim Kunstmuseum, Trondheim, Norway

Revolution in the Making: Abstract Sculpture by Women, Hauser Wirth & Schimmel, Los Angeles CA

Performing for the Camera, Tate Modern, London, England

Number Twelve: Hello Boys, Julia Stoscheck Collection, Düsseldorf, Germany

Dhaka Art Summit, Samdani Art Foundation, Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka, Bangladesh

 

2015

Thirty Nine Years: Anniversary Exhibition Honoring the Memory of Memorial Exhibition to Honor Susanne Feld Hilberry and the History of the Gallery, Susanne Hilberry Gallery, Ferndale MI

Painting 2.0: Expression in the Information Age, Museum Brandhorst, Munich, Germany [Travelled to: Museum of Modern Art Ludwig Foundation, Vienna, Austria]

Flying Over the Abyss, Contemporary Art Center of Thessaloniki, Greece Inaugural Exhibition, Weber Fine Art, Greenwich CT

Marks Made: Prints by Women Artists from the 1960s to the Present, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston TX

Highlights: The Castellani Collection, Castellani Art Museum of Niagara University NY

Seeing the Light: Illuminating Objects, Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs NY

Immersed: An Exhibition of Works from the Linda Pace Foundation Collection, organized by Annette DiMeo Carlozzi, Linda Pace Foundation Collection, San Antonio TX

40 The Anniversary Exhibition, Hal Bromm Gallery, New York NY

Bottoms Up: A Sculpture Survey, University of Kentucky Art Museum, Lexington KY

The Ceramic Presence in Modern Art: Selections from the Linda Leonard Schlenger Collection and the Yale University Art Gallery, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven CT

The Great Mother, Palazzo Reale, Milan, Italy

Differences in Identity: Artistic Perspectives, Church of San Lorenzo, Venice, Italy Le Musée Imaginaire, Lefebvre & Fils, Paris, France

Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art 5: Ident-alter-ity, State Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki, Greece

Free Fall: Lynda Benglis and Polly Apfelbaum, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia PA

The Annual 2015: The Depth of the Surface, National Academy Museum, New York NY

Double Eye Poke: Lynda Benglis, Dan Flavin, Sol LeWitt, Bruce Nauman, Kamel Mennour, Paris, France

The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection: Fifty Works for Fifty States, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge MA

America is Hard to See, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York NY

Robert Rauschenberg and ‘The Five From Louisiana’, New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans LA

From Above, Di Donna Galleries, New York NY

Cumberland Gallery 35th Anniversary Show, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville TN

Vessels, Blackston Gallery, New York NY

All Back in the Skull Together, Maccarone Gallery, New York NY

On the Wall/Off, Vivian Horan Gallery, New York NY

In the Studio: Photographs, curated by Peter Galassi, Gagosian Gallery, Madison Avenue, New York NY

Lynda, Robert, Amy, Enzo and the Others, Kunstlerhaus Bremen, Germany

Pretty Raw: After and Around Helen Frankenthaler, Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham MA

Videotank #10: Lynda Benglis, screening of Female Sensibility and The Amazing Bow Wow,Foreman Art Gallery, Bishop’s University, Sherbrooke, Quebec

A Golden Age, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia PA

 

2014

tc: temporary contemporary, Bass Museum of Art, Miami FL

10, Kappatos Gallery, Athens, Greece

Ray Johnson’s Artworld, Richard L. Feigen & Co., New York NY

Benglis ’73/ 74, exhibition across three venues: Sutton Projects, Fitzroy, Australia [travelled to: TCB Arts Inc., Victoria, Australia; Neon Parc, Melbourne, Australia]

Some Collages, Texas Gallery, Houston TX

Make it New: Abstract Paintings from the National Gallery of Art, 1950–1975, Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Williamstown MA

Temporal Domain, Peters Projects, Santa Fe NM

Earthly Delights, curated by Abigail Winograd, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Chicago IL

Bloodflames Revisited: Ode to Summer, Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York NY

Foundation for Art and the Preservation of Embassies, Guild Hall, East Hampton NY

Art Expanded 1958–1978, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis MN

Mitchell, Benglis, Wilke, Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown MA

The Gus Foster Collection, Harwood Museum of Art, Taos NM

The Shaped Canvas, Revisited, Luxembourg & Dayan, New York NY

The Very Last Plastics Show: Industrial L.A. 1965 to the Present, Dorfman Projects and Nyehaus, New York NY

The Influencers II, Miami Dade College Museum of Art and Design, Miami FL

The Last Brucennial, Bruce High Quality Foundation, New York NY

Venus Drawn Out: 20th Century Works by Great Women Artists, The Armory Show at Pier 92, New York NY

69/96, Gebert Stiftung fur Kultur, Rapperswil-Jona, Switzerland

Gravity’s Edge, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C.

Looking Back, Moving Forward: PMA Permanent Collection Retrospective, Pensacola Museum of Art, Pensacola FL

 

2013

To Be a Lady: An International Celebration of Women in the Arts, curated by Jason Andrew, organized in collaboration with Norte Maar, Sundaram Tagore Gallery, Singapore

Come Together: Surviving Sandy, Year 1, Dedalus Foundation, New York NY

Shacklewell Studios, screening of Exchange, London, England

Home, Octavia Art Gallery, New Orleans LA

Lynda Benglis, Sean Bluechel, Jean Dubuffet, Mika Rottenberg, Axel Salto, Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York NY

Glam! The Performance of Style, Tate Liverpool, Liverpool, England [travelled to: Lentos Kunstmuseum, Linz, Austria]

Painting and Sculpture Changes 2013, TheMuseum of Modern Art, New York NY

 

2012

We the People, screening of Female Sensibility, Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, New York NY

Less is More: Minimal and Post-Minimal Art in Australia, Heide Museum of Modern Art, Melbourne, Australia

Landmarks, screening of Now, University of Texas, Austin TX

The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection: Fifty Works for Rhode Island, Rhode Island School of Design Museum, Providence RI

Escape: Video Art, screening of Female Sensibility, Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton, New York NY

The Floor Show, Gagosian Gallery, Beverly Hills CA

Watch Your Step, FLAG Art Foundation, New York NY

Explosion! Painting as Action, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden

Changing States of Matter, Brand New Gallery, Milan, Italy

Exhibition of Work by Newly Elected Members and Recipients of Honors and Awards, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York NY

Crucible: Selections from an Art Foundry, Angles Gallery, Los Angeles CA

You Don’t Know Jack, Katherine Cone Gallery, Culver City CA

The Persistence of Pollock, Pollock-Krasner House & Study Center, East Hampton NY

MoMA Media Lounge, TheMuseum of Modern Art, New York NY

Early Video in the U.S., screening of Enclosure, South London Gallery, London, England

Los Angeles Filmforum, screening of Female Sensibility, Los Angeles CA

Once Emerging, Now Emerging: The Visitation, Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Public Spaces Changes 2012, The Museum of Modern Art, New York NY

 

2011

Valéry Proust Museum/White Cube Fever, Mu.Zee, Kunstmuseum aan Zee, Ostend, Belgium

Body Gesture, Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland OR

MOCA Permanent Collection Masterworks 1945-1975, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles CA

Space Reliant: An Erasure of the Border Between the Screen and the Body, Illges Gallery, Columbus State University, Columbus GA

The Collectors Show: Part of Vanuit Hier (Out of Here), Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, Netherlands

Books! Catalogs! Posters!, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles CA

The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection: Fifty Works for Ohio, Akron Art Museum, Akron OH

Remix: Selections from the International Collage Center, curated by the International Collage Center and William Low, Samek Art Gallery, Bucknell University, Lewisburg PA [Travelled to: Daum Museum of Contemporary Art, Sedalia MO; Katonah Museum of Art, New York NY; Ewing Gallery of Art and Architecture, University of Tennessee, Knoxville TN; Bates College Museum of Art, Bates College, Lewiston ME

Marvelous Mud: Clay Around the World, Denver Art Museum, Denver CO

Belief & Understanding, Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York NY

The Women in Our Life, Cheim & Read, New York NY

Summer Show, Kappatos Gallery, Athens, Greece

Four Sculptors 1968–1980: Lynda Benglis, Rosemarie Castoro, Ursula von Rydingsvard, Jackie Winsor, Lesley Heller Workspace, New York NY

Micaela Amateau Amato, Lynda Benglis, Heather McGill, Dwight Hackett Projects, Santa Fe NM

Fabric as Form, Jack Tilton Gallery, New York NY

The Last Grand Tour, Museum of Cycladic Art, Athens, Greece

Tod’s Art Plus Drama Party, Whitechapel Gallery, London, England

Then & Now, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans LA

Polyglossia, Onassis Cultural Centre, Athens, Greece

Reconfiguring an African Icon: Odes to the Mask by Modern and Contemporary Artists from Three Continents, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York NY

Unpainted Paintings, Luxembourg & Dayan, New York NY

Sculpture, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Fifty Works for Fifty States: The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection, High Museum of Art, Atlanta GA

Modern Women: Single Channel, MoMA PS1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, New York NY

Painting and Sculpture Changes 2011, The Museum of Modern Art, New York NY

Public Spaces Changes 2011, The Museum of Modern Art, New York NY

 

2010

Amnesia, Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York NY

Painting and Sculpture: To Benefit the Foundation for Contemporary Arts, Lehmann Maupin Gallery, New York NY

Inspired Giving: The Apollo Society 25th Anniversary Exhibition, Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo OH

Ordinary Madness, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh PA

Nexus: Work & Vision, NYCAMS, New York NY

ARTPARK: 1974–1984, UB Art Gallery, State University of Buffalo, Buffalo NY

Keeping It Real: An Exhibition in Four Acts: The D. Daskalopoulos Collection, Act 2, Whitechapel Gallery, London, England

Thrice Upon a Time, Magasin III, Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden

Artist’s at Max’s Kansas City, 1965-1974: Hetero-holics and Some Women Too, Loretta Howard Gallery, New York NY

Contemporary Art from the Collection, The Museum of Modern Art, New York NY

Christmas in July, Galerie Yvon Lambert, New York NY

Behind The Green Door, Harris Lieberman, New York NY

40, Texas Gallery, Houston TX

Do Redo Undo: 45 Years of Performance Video from EAI, Wiels Contemporary Art Center, Brussels, Belgium

Pictures by Women: A History of Modern Photography, The Museum of Modern Art, New York NY

1968, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia PA

Reflection, Nathan A. Bernstein & Co., Ltd., New York NY

Softcore and Sexual Subjects (Not Objects), screening of Female Sensibility, Maysles Institute, New York NY

Works in Edition, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Abstract Resistance, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis MN

Feminist Avant-Garde of the 1970s: The Sammlung Verbund Collection, Gallerie Nazionale d’Arte Moderna, Rome, Italy [travelled to: Circulo de Bellas Artes, Madrid, Spain; Bozar, Palais des Beaux-Arts de Bruxelle, Belgium; Mjellby Konstmuseum, Halmstad, Sweden; Hamberger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany; The Photographers’ Gallery, London, England; Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig, Vienna, Austria; ZKM Zentrum fur Kunst und Medientechnologie, Karlsruhe, Germany; Stavanger Kunstmuseum, MUST, Stavanger, Norway; Brno House of Arts, Brno, Czech Republic]

Think Pink, curated Beth Rudin DeWoody, Gavlak Gallery, Palm Beach FL

Territories Left of Center, Harriet & Charles Luckman Fine Arts Complex, California State University, Los Angeles CA

Alistair Frost: Spontaneous Generation, Zach Feuer Gallery, New York NY

New Work, Nina Freudenheim Gallery, Buffalo, New York NY

Painting and Sculpture Changes 2010, The Museum of Modern Art, New York NY

 

2009

Edition/Addition, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia PA

Space as Medium, Pérez Art Museum Miami FL

After Awkward Objects: Lynda Benglis, Louise Bourgeois, Alina Szapocznikow, Hauser & Wirth, London, England

Collection: MOCA’s First Thirty Years, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles CA

Abstractions by Gallery Artists, Cheim & Read, New York NY

10/20/40 Group Exhibition of Prints by Doug Duffey, Doyle Jeter, Lynda Benglis and Sarah Plaia Davidson, Arender Gallery, Monroe LA

Not New Work: Vencent Fecteau Selects from the Collection, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco CA

Sculpture, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Bad Habits, organized by Heather Pesanti, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo NY

The Female Gaze: Women Look at Women, Cheim & Read, New York NY

Target Practice: Painting Under Attack 1949–1978, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle WA

Lynda Benglis/Robert Morris, Susan Inglett Gallery, New York NY

Soft Sculpture, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, Australia

Arte Povera and Anti-Form, Tate Modern, London, England

The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection–Fifty Works for Fifty States, The Speed Art Museum, Louisville KY

1968: The Great Innocents, Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Germany

American Concepts and Global Visions/Selections from the AT&T Collection: Contemporary Paintings and Sculpture, McNay Art Museum, San Antonio TX

Synthetic, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York NY

Sparkle & Glitter, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia PA

Mixografia: Innovation and Collaboration, Portland Museum of Art, Portland OR

 

2008

Lynda Benglis, Elliot Hundley, Wolfgang Tillmans, Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York NY

Agency, Art and Advertising, McDonough Museum of Art, Youngstown State University, Youngstown OH

Metal, Kresge and Pascal Galleries, Berrie Center, Ramapo College, Mahwah NJ

Medien, Charim Ungar Contemporary, Berlin, Germany

Pretty Ugly, Maccarone Gallery, New York NY

Women Only: Greek Women Artists from the Beltsios Collection, Margaris Gallery, Margaris Foundation, Amfilochia, Greece

Summer Exhibition, Tahari Boutique, East Hampton, New York NY

Sand: Memory, Meaning, and Metaphor, The Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, New York NY

Punk. No One Is Innocent, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria

Decoys, Complexes, and Triggers: Feminism and Land Art in the 1970s, Sculpture Center, Long Island City NY

Group Show, Texas Gallery, Houston TX

The Alliance, doArt, Beijing, China [travelled to: doArt, Seoul, South Korea]

Action Painting Jackson Pollock, Fondation Beyeler, Basel, Switzerland

The Sum of Its Parts, Cheim & Read, New York NY

 

2007

90° The Margins as Center, Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York NY

eFEMera, Binghamton University, State University of New York NY

Multiplex: Directions in Art, 1970 to Now, The Museum of Modern Art, New York NY

Performance On Demand, Electronic Arts Intermix, New York NY

I Am As You Will Be–The Skeleton in Art, Cheim & Read, New York NY

Sammelsurium II 1982-1993, Forum Kunst Rottweil, Germany

A batalla dos xéneros = gender battle, Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela, A Coruña, Spain

Material Affinities: To Clay and Back, University of Southern California Fischer Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Sensuality in the Abstract, Frank Lloyd Gallery, Santa Monica CA

What is Painting? Contemporary Art from the Collection, The Museum of Modern Art, New York NY

Short Distance to Now, Paintings from New York 1967–1975, Galerie Kienzle & Gmeiner, Berlin, Germany [travelled to: Galerie Thomas Flor, Dusseldorf, Germany]

A Point in Space is a Place for an Argument, David Zwirner, New York NY

Lynda Benglis and Louise Bourgeois: Circa 70, Cheim & Read, New York NY

Ithaca Regained: Greek Artists in New York, curated by Irving Sandler, Kouros Gallery, Ridgefield CT

Role Play: Feminist Art Revisit, 1960–1980, Galerie Lelong, New York NY

WACK! Art and the Feminist Revolution, Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), The Geffen Contemporary, Los Angeles CA [travelled to: National Women's Museum, Washington, D.C; MoMA PS1, New York NY; Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada]

I am making art: 4 Studies on the Artist’s Body, Centre d'Art Contemporain Genève, Geneva Switzerland

Not For Sale, MoMA PS1, New York NY

 

2006

Responding to Kahn: A Sculptural Conversation, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven CT

1970–1975, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Femme Brut(e), Lyman Allyn Museum, New London CT

The Materialization of Sensibility: Art and Alchemy, Leslie Tonkonow Artworks & Projects, New York NY

High Times, Hard Times: New York Painting 1965–75, organized by Independent Curators International, New York NY [travelled to: Weatherspoon Art Museum, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC; American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center, Washington, D.C.; National Academy Museum, New York NY; Museo Tamayo Arte Contemporáneo, Mexico City, Mexico; Neue Galerie Graz, Graz, Austria; ZKM | Center for Art and Media, Karlsruhe, Germany]

60 Years–The Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville ME

Your Beauty’s Gold is Clay, Alexandre Gallery, New York NY

Into Me/Out of Me, MoMA PS 1, New York NY [travelled to: Kunst-Werke Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany; MACRO Museo d’Arte Contemporanea di Roma, Rome, Italy]

Exhibition of Work by Newly Elected Members and Recipients of Honors and Awards, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York NY

The 181St Annual: An Invitational Exhibition of Contemporary American Art, National Academy Museum, New York NY

Glass: Material Matters, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles CA

The Last Time They Met, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, England

Women’s Work, Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York NY

Invitational Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York NY

La Scoperta del Corpo Elettronico: arte e video negli anni 70, Civica Galleria d’Arte Contemporanea, Turin, Italy

The Downtown Show: The New York Art Scene, 1974-1984, Grey Art Gallery, New York University, New York NY [travelled to: Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh PA; Austin Museum of Art, Austin TX]

 

2005

How American Women Artists Invented Post-Modernism, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ [travelled to: Monmouth Museum, Lincroft NJ; The Harold B. Lemmerman Gallery and The Visual Arts Gallery, New Jersey City University, Jersey City NJ; Noyes Museum, Oceanville NJ; Hunterdon Museum of Art, Clinton NJ; Morris Museum, Morristown NJ]

PART object PART sculpture, Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus OH

Multiplex 2, Smack Mellon, Brooklyn NY

Water without you I’m not, 3rd Valencia Biennial, Valencia, Spain

Monique Prieto: New Paintings & Lynda Benglis: The Graces, Cheim & Read, New York NY

Interstate, Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York NY

Extreme Abstraction, Albright-Knox Gallery, Buffalo NY

The Blake Byrne Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles CA

Summer of Love: Psychedelic Art from the 60’s, Tate Liverpool, England [travelled to: Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany; Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria; Whitney Museum of American Art, New York NY]

Dead/Undead, Galerie Six Friedrich Lisa Unger, Munich, Germany

Draw, Dwight Hackett Projects, Santa Fe NM

Contemporary Women Artists, University Art Gallery, Indiana State University, Terre Haute IN

Inside/Outside: Notes for the ‘60s, Hellenic American Union, Athens, Greece

Potentially Harmful: The Art of American Censorship, Georgia State University, Welch School of Art & Design, Atlanta GA

 

2004

Sculpture: Precarious Realism between the Melancholy and the Comical, Kunsthalle Wien,Vienna, Austria

Improvisation: Lynda Benglis and Isaac Witkin, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia PA

Some Sculptures, Texas Gallery, Houston TX

North Fork/South Fork: East End Art Now – Part I, Parrish Art Museum, Southampton NY

Four-Ply, Andrea Rosen, New York NY

Soft Edge, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago IL

Modern Means: Continuity and Change in Art, 1880 to Now, The Museum of Modern Art, New York NY

When I Think About You I Touch Myself, New York Academy of Art, New York NY

Sculpture, Danese, New York NY

 

2003

How a Man Lives, Apartment 2003, Esquire Magazine Show House, Trump Tower, New York NY

Breaking Boundaries, Ise Cultural Foundation Gallery, New York NY

Encaustic Now II, Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta GA

Die Verlarung des Un—Gewohnlichen, Charim Galerie, Vienna, Austria

25th Anniversary Exhibition, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans LA

Women’s Lines, G Fine Art, Washington D.C.

My Mother’s An Artist, The Educational Alliance, New York NY

Raid the Icebox, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles CA

In the Eye of the Beholder, George Adams Gallery, New York NY

 

2002

Decades: Gretchen Albrecht, Lynda Benglis, Ron Gorchov, James Ross, Robert Steele Gallery, New York NY

Lynda Benglis: Quartered Meteor; Bettina Rheims: Chambre Close 1991, Cheim & Read, New York NY

Some Chromes, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge MA

Gloria: Another Look at Feminist Art in the 1970s, White Columns, New York NY [travelled to: The Galleries at Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia PA; Rhode Island School of Art and Design Museum of Art, Providence RI]

Kunst Nach Kunst, Neues Museum Weserburg Bremen, Germany

Personal and Political: The Women’s Art Movement, 1969–1975, Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton NY

Summarize/Summer Eyes, Jan Weiner Gallery, Kansas City MO

Revealing Nature, Glenn Horowitz Bookseller, East Hampton NY

Sculpture, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Time Share, Sara Meltzer Gallery, New York NY

Art Downtown: New York Painting and Sculpture, 48 Wall Street, New York NY

Art & Outrage, curated by Simon Watson, Robert Miller Gallery, New York NY

The Sea, The Sea, Glenn Horowitz Bookseller, East Hampton NY

Artists of the Heath Gallery 1965-1998, Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia, Atlanta GA

Small Bronzes and Wax Painting by Lynda Benglis and Images from Mexico, Photographs by Jack Spencer, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville TN

Walk Around Time: Selections from the Permanent Collection, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis MN

Women Artists, Their Work and Influence, Paule Anglim Gallery, San Francisco CA

 

2001

12th Annual Sculpture Project, College of Santa Fe Fine Arts Gallery, Santa Fe NM

College Proofs: The Riverhouse Editions Collection at the Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art, Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art, Evanston IL

Rags to Riches: 25 Years of Paper Art From Dieu Donné Papermill, Kresge Art Museum, Michigan State University, Lansing MI [travelled to: Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore MD; Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art, Kansas State Museum, Manhattan KS; Heckscher Museum of Art, Huntington NY; Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee WI; Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne IN]

Female Sensibility, Charim Galerie, Vienna, Austria

Liquid Properties, Cheim & Read, New York NY

New York, Circa 1975, David Zwirner Gallery, New York NY

Rededication of the Lynda Benglis Sculpture Garden, Imperial Calcasieu Museum, Lake Charles LA

Autobiographies, Kappatos Gallery, Athens, Greece

Super Phat, Cypress College Fine Art Gallery, Cypress College, Cypress CA

Century City: Art and Culture in the Modern Metropolis, curated by Donna De Salvo, Tate Modern, London, England

Shadow Dancing: 197579, D’Amelio Terras Gallery, New York NY

 

2000

Voici, 100 ans d’art contemporain, Palais des Beaux Arts, Brussels, Belgium

Clay: Works by Thirteen Artists, Jan Weiner Gallery, Kansas City MO

Feminist Film Series, Washington University Gallery of Art, St. Louis MO

Celebrating Modern Art: The Anderson Collection, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco CA

Matter, Museum of Modern Art, New York NY

Summerstage, Charim Klocker Gallery, Salzburg, Austria

Opulent, Cheim & Read, New York NY

Re-Play: Anfänge internationaler Medienkunst in Österreich (Re-Play: The Beginning of Media Art in Austria), Kunsthalle Cologne, Germany

Rites of Spring 2000, Long House Reserve, East Hampton NY

20th Anniversary Exhibition, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville TN

Action/Performance & the Photograph, Sidney Mishkin Gallery, Baruch College, New York NY

American Academy Invitational Exhibition of Painting & Sculpture, The American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York NY

Making Time: Considering Time as a Material in Contemporary Video & Film, Palm Beach Institute of Contemporary Art, Palm Beach FL

The Persistence of Memory, Nature Morte Gallery, New Delhi, India

Das Ich ist etwas anderes: Kunst am Ende des 20. Jahrhuderts (The I is Something Else: Art at the End of the 20th Century), Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf, Germany

The Likeness of Being: Contemporary Self Portraits by Sixty Women, DC Moore Gallery, New York NY

Eccentric Forms & Structures, Microsoft Corporation, Redmond WA

 

1999

Xmas: A Project by the Department for Public Appearances, Kent Gallery, New York NY

Lynda Benglis, Wols: Photographs of the 1930s, Cheim & Read, New York NY

All About Blue: The Color that Changed the World, Vancouver Museum, Vancouver, Canada

Artissimia 99, Palazzo Nervi, Turin, Italy

Modern Odysseys: Greek American Artists of the 20th Century, Queens Museum of Art, Queens NY [travelled to: State Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki, Greece]

The American Century: Art & Culture 1900-2000, Part II, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York NY

Lynda Benglis, Joe Zucker, Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton, New York NY

1999 Biennial Exhibition of Public Art, Neuberger Museum, Purchase NY

The Art of Craft, Contemporary Works from the Saxe Collection, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, De Young Museum, San Francisco CA

Works on Paper: A Riverhouse Retrospective, Riverhouse Editions, Steamboat Springs CO

Waxing Poetic: Encaustic Art in America,The Montclair Art Museum, Montclair NJ [travelled to: Knoxville Museum of Art, Knoxville TN]

Petits Formats (Working Small), Yoshii Gallery, New York NY

Afterimage: Drawing through Process, Film & Video program, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles CA

New Etchings & Monotypes, Quartet Editions, New York NY

Twistfoldlayerflake, Oliver Art Center, California College of Arts & Crafts, Oakland CA

Women Artists, Miami Dade College Museum of Art and Design, Miami FL

 

1998

Off the Wall, 8 Contemporary American Sculptors, Asheville Art Museum, Asheville NC

This is Not the Look We Want: Bob Tannen and Friends, Shooting Star Gallery, New Orleans LA

Dreams for the Next Century: A View of the Collection, Parrish Art Museum, Southampton NY

Small Paintings, Cheim & Read, New York NY

Disidentico: Maschile Feminile e Oltre, Palazzo Branciforte, Palermo, Italy

MAI 98 – Positions in Contemporary Art Since the 1960’s, Kunsthalle Cologne, Germany

Art in Bloom, New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans LA

International Group Show, Wainscott Gallery, Wainscott NY

Women Artists in the Vogel Collection, President’s Gallery, Simmons Visual Arts Center, Brenau University, Gainesville GA

 

1997

Gravity – Axis of Contemporary Art, National Museum of Art, Osaka, Japan

Amerikanische Videos 1965-1973, Kunsthalle St. Gallen, Switzerland

Surveying the 1st Decade: Video Art & Alternative Media in the United States, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco CA

Hanging by a Thread, The Hudson River Museum, Yonkers NY

Material Girls: Gender, Process & Abstract Art Since 1970, Gallery 128, New York NY

Women Artists of the 1970s, Jan Abrams Fine Arts, New York NY

Salientgreen, Susanne Hilberry Gallery, Birmingham MI

The Masters Exhibition, Fine Arts Gallery, Long Island University, Southampton NY

Clear Intentions, Auckland Art Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

Selections from the Video Collection, Museum of Modern Art, Department of Film & Video, New York NY

Envisioning the Contemporary: Selections from the Permanent Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago IL

Art Foundry Editions, Santa Fe, Knoedler & Company, New York NY

Lynda Benglis, Adam Fuss, David Salle, Serge Spitzer, Cheim & Read, New York NY

Luces, cámara, acción, ¡Corten! (videoacción: el cuerpo y sus fronteras) IVAM Centre Julio Gonzalez, Valencia, Spain

A Tribute to Frederick R. Weisman: Selections from the New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans LA

Laying Low, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway

After the Fall: Aspects of Abstract Painting since 1970, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Staten Island NY

Art/Fashion, Guggenheim Museum Soho, New York NY

Hello Again! A New Wave of Recycled Art and Design, Oakland Museum of California, Oakland CA [travelled to: Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles CA; McAllen International Museum, McAllen TX; Vancouver Museum, Vancouver, Canada]

Plastik, Wurttembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart, Germany [travelled to: Städtische Ausstellungshalle am Hawerkamp, Münster, Germany]

The Edge of Chaos, Fotouhi Cramer Gallery, New York NY

 

1996

Multiple Identity: American Art from the Whitney Museum 1975-1995, Museu d’art contemporani, Barcelona, Spain [travelled to: Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn, Germany]

Basic Ingredients, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville TN

Partners in Printmaking: Works from Solo Impression, National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington D.C.

Socrates Sculpture Park Tenth Anniversary Season, Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City NY

Paper, Wainscott Gallery, New York NY

Women’s Work, Greene Naftali, Inc, New York NY

La Toilette de Venus: Women & Mirrors, CRG Gallery, New York NY

Art for Today Open House, Diana Aceti Fine Arts, Sag Harbor NY

Summer Group Exhibition, Laura Carpenter Fine Arts, Santa Fe NM

L'Art au Corps: The Exposed Body from Man Ray to Today, MAC, Galeries Contemporaines des Musées de Marseille, Marseille, France

Chimériques Polyméres: Le plastique dans l’art du XXème siècle, Musée d’Art Moderne et d’Art Contemporain, Nice, France

Art at the End of the 20th Century, Selections from the Whitney Museum of American Art, National Gallery, Alexandros Soutzos Museum, Athens, Greece [travelled to: Museu d’Art Contemporani, Barcelona, Spain; Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn, Germany]

Lynda Benglis, John Chamberlain, Rudolf Stingel, James Welling, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Lynda Benglis, Louis Lieberman, Astrid Fitzgerald, Murakami Gallery, New York NY

Women’s Work: A Century of Achievement in American Art, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus OH

FremdKörper-corps étranger-Foreign Body, Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Basel, Switzerland

Openclosure, Hand Graphics Gallery, Santa Fe NM

Love Gasoline, Mercer Union, Toronto, Canada

New Acquisitions: Video, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France

Homeland of the Imagination: The Southern Presence in 20th Century Art, NationsBank Plaza, Atlanta GA

Gala Art Auction ’96, University Art Gallery, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces NM

Graphics from Solo Impression, Inc., Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo NY

The Artist’s Choice, Santa Fe Fine Arts Gallery, College of Santa Fe NM

Sexual Politics: Judy Chicago’s Dinner Party in Feminist Art History, Armand Hammer Museum of Art & Cultural Center, University of California, Los Angeles CA

More Than Minimal: Feminism & Abstraction in the ‘70s, Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham MA

Lesbian Genders, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York NY

Laura Carpenter Fine Arts, Santa Fe NM

Epitaphs, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York NY

 

1995

44th Biennial: Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting: Painting Outside Painting, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

Mortal Remains, O.K. Harris Gallery, New York NY [travelled to: Intermedia Arts Minnesota MN]

In Three Dimensions: Women Sculptors of the 90's Part II – Beyond Gender, Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Staten Island NY

Fémininmasculin: le sexe dans l’art, Centre George Pompidou, Paris, France

25 Years: An Exhibition of Selected Works, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles CA

The Golden & the Baroque in Contemporary Art, Robert McClain & Co, Houston TX

Contemporary Sculpture from Local Collections: Contrasts, Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills MI

Group Exhibition, Anne Reed Gallery, Ketchum ID

New Works at Laumeier Sculpture Park, Sunset Hills MO

Phallic Symbols: Images in Contemporary Art, curated by Hal Bromm, 24 Hours for Life Gallery, New York NY

Alternatives: 20 Years of Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center 1975-95, Burchfield Penny Art Center, Buffalo State College, Buffalo NY [travelled to: Cumberland Gallery, Nashville TN]

Prints from Solo Impression, Inc., New York, Gallery 72, Omaha NE

Duck!, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York NY

In a Different Light, University Art Museum, University of California, Berkeley CA

Light (For the Dark Days of Winter), A/D Gallery, New York NY

 

1994

Holiday Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Small Objects, Inman Gallery, Houston TX

Poetic Heroic: 12 American Artists, Art Initiatives at Tribeca 148 Gallery, New York NY

The Essential Gesture, Newport Harbor Art Museum, Newport Beach CA

Sculpture Santa Fe, Greer Garson Theatre Gallery, College of Santa Fe NM

Prints from Solo Impression, Inc., New York, College of Wooster Art Museum, Wooster OH

Installations, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles CA

From Minimal to Conceptual Art: Works from the Dorothy & Herbert Vogel Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. [travelled to: Archer M. Huntington Art Gallery, Austin TX; Portland Art Museum, Portland OR; Altonen Museum of Art, Turku, Finland; Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel]

30 Years, The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield CT

Tandem Press: 5 Years of Collaboration & Experimentation, Elvehjem Museum of Art, University of Wisconsin, Madison WI

American Academy Invitational Exhibition of Painting & Sculpture, The American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York NY

Sculpture, Nina Freudenheim Gallery, Buffalo NY

 

1993

Drawings: 30th Anniversary Exhibition to Benefit the Foundation for Contemporary Performance Arts, Castelli Gallery, New York NY

9 Sculptors & Their Printer, Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston MA

25 Years (Part II), Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

If You Like, N.A.M.E. Gallery, Chicago IL

Artists Select (Part I), Artists Space, New York NY

The Return of the Cadavre Exquis, The Drawing Center, New York NY [travelled to: The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.; Foundation for Contemporary Art, Mexico City, Mexico; Santa Monica Museum, Santa Monica CA; Forum, St. Louis MO]

25 Years (Part I), Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Santa Fe Sculpture Project, College of Santa Fe Fine Arts Gallery, Santa Fe NM

An Exhibition, Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago IL

Alan Shields, Jo Anne Carson, Lynda Benglis, Po Kim, Ralph Wickiser, Haenah-Kent Gallery, New York NY

Oro d’autore: Giappone e Stati Uniti d’America, Basilica Inferiore di San Francesco, Arezzo, Italy

The First Generation: Women & Video, 1970-75, organized by Independent Curators, Inc., New York, Musée d’Art Contemporain de Montreal, Quebec, Canada [travelled to: University Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst MA; The National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C.; Freedman Gallery, Albright College, Reading PA; Art Gallery, Mount Saint Vincent University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada; Mackenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada; Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach CA; Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie NY; Thunder Bay Art Gallery, Ontario, Canada

Action Performance & the Photograph, Turner/Krull Galleries, Los Angeles CA

Minimalism/Postminimalism, Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit MI

Abject Art: Repulsion & Desire in American Art, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York NY

American Art in the 20th Century: Painting and Sculpture, Martin-Gropius Bau, Berlin, Germany [travelled to: Royal Academy of Arts, London, England; Saatchi Gallery, London, England]

Design Invitations from 1940 to Present, Exit Art, New York NY

Coming to Power: 25 Years of Sexually X-Plicit Art by Women, David Zwirner Gallery, New York NY [travelled to: Real Arts Ways, Hartford CT]

Blast Art Benefit, 142 Greene Street, 4th floor, New York NY

Artists Select Artists, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville TN

Hunter College MFA Faculty Artists 1981-1993, Hunter College Art Gallery, New York NY

Bodily, Penine Hart Gallery, New York NY

Love, Sweet Love, Robert McDougall Art Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand

Group Installation, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Sculpture & Multiples, Brooke Alexander Editions, New York NY

 

1992

Small Works, Julian Pretto, New York NY

10 Steps, Muranushi Lederman Productions, New York NY

Functional Objects by Artists & Architects, Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago IL

Glass: from Ancient Craft to Contemporary Art, 1962 to 1992 & Beyond, Morris Museum, Morristown NJ [travelled to: University of Oklahoma Museum of Art, Norman OK; Fine Arts Museum of the South, Mobile AL; Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi TX; Scottsdale Center for the Arts, Scottsdale AZ; Philbrook Museum of Art, Tulsa OK]

Fourth Benefit Art Auction, Contemporary Art Society, Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee WI

Her Art Works: A National Competitive Exhibition, juror & participant at national competitive exhibition co-sponsored by the South Bend Regional Museum of Art & the Indiana Women's Caucus for Art, South Bend IN

Cross Section, Battery Park City & World Financial Center, New York NY

Benefit: YMCA Clayworks Youth Shelter Program, Stark Gallery, New York NY

Volume: 6 Contemporary Sculptors, Guild Hall Museum, New York NY

Erotiques, A.B. Galleries, Paris, France

Gallery Installation, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Clearly Art, Pilchuck's Glass Legacy, Whatcom Museum of History & Art, Bellingham WA [travelled to: Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento CA; Currier Gallery of Art, Manchester NH; Chrysler Museum, Norfolk VI; Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson AZ; Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs CA; Hunter Museum of Art, Chattanooga TN; Brunnier Gallery, Iowa State University, Ames IA; Muskegon Museum of Art, Muskegon MI; Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham AL; Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne IN; Museum of Art, Washington State University, Pullman WA]

3 Louisiana Women Artists: Benglis, Connell & Kohlmeyer, Masur Museum of Art, Monroe LA

Celebrating Art & Architecture: Creating a Place for People, La Salle Partners, Charlotte NC [travelled to: Federal Reserve Board, Washington, D.C.]

Blast Art Benefit, X-Art Foundation, New York NY

N.A.M.E.'s, 11th Annual St. Valentine's Exhibition & Benefit Auction, Chicago IL

Visiting Artist Program: 20th Anniversary Show, CU Art Galleries, University of Colorado, Boulder CO

 

1991

American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters: 43rd Annual Purchase Exhibition, American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, New York NY

Small-Scale Sculpture, Sewall Art Gallery, Rice University, Houston TX

Paintings Off the Wall, Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, University of Nebraska, Lincoln NE

Presswork: The Art of Women Printmakers, National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington D.C.

The First Parrish Art Museum Design Biennial: Weathervanes, Parrish Art Museum, New York NY

Gallery Group and Other Great Things, Dorothy Goldeen Gallery, Santa Monica CA

Small Sculpture in an Inner Space, Bellas Artes Gallery, Santa Fe NM

Recent Acquisitions and Alumnae Gifts, Jewett Arts Center, Wellesley College, Wellesley MA

Changing Sculpture Exhibition, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Masterworks of Contemporary Sculpture, Painting & Drawing, the 1930's to the 1990's, Bellas Artes Gallery, Santa Fe NM

Group Sculpture Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Group Exhibition, Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago IL

Aspects of Collage, Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton NY

Show of Strength: A Sale of Works by Today’s Outstanding Women Artists in Support of MADRE, Anne Plumb Gallery, New York NY

Tenth Anniversary Exhibition, Bellas Artes Gallery, Santa Fe NM

Blast Art Benefit, The X-Art Foundation, New York NY

Motion as Metaphor: The Automobile in Art, Virginia Beach Center for the Arts, Virginia Beach VA

Illème Biennale de Sculpture, Monte Carlo, Monaco

Little Things Mean A Lot, Momentary Modern, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Physicality, Hunter College, New York NY [travelled to: University Art Gallery, Albany NY; DW Bell Gallery, Providence RI; Plattsburgh Art Museum, Plattsburgh PA; R. Gibson Gallery, Potsdam NY; University Art Museum, Binghamton University, State University of New York, Binghamton NY]

Setting the Stage: Contemporary Artists Design for the Performing Arts, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus OH

Dead Heroes, Disfigured Love, Lorence-Monk Gallery, New York NY

Focus on Louisiana: Artists from AMoA's Permanent Collection, The Alexandria Museum of Art, Alexandria LA

25th Anniversary Exhibition, Gloria Luria Gallery, Miami FL

Baubles, Bangles & Mardi Gras Beads, Galveston Arts Center, Galveston TX

Permanent Collection Exhibition, Miami Dade College Museum of Art and Design, Miami FL

 

1990

Tandem Press Benefit, Pace Prints, New York NY

Amerikanische Videos aus den Jahren 1965–75, The Castelli/Sonnabend Tapes & Films, Ausstellungsraum Künstlerhaus Stuttgart, Germany

Post Minimalism 1979-1990 An Extended Harvest, Genovese Gallery, Boston MA

Prints of the Eighties, Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton NY

Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Newer Sculpture, Charles Cowles Gallery, New York NY

Let’s Play House, The Fabric Workshop, Philadelphia PA

Breakthroughs: Art in Europe & America: The 1960s & 1970s, Wexner Center for the Visual Arts, Ohio State University, Columbus OH

Carsinart: The Automobile Icon, Pensacola Museum of Art, Pensacola FL

Auction, Glassell School of Art, Houston TX

Beyond Illusion: American Film and Video Art, 1965-1975, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York NY

Hellenikon, City Gallery, Department of Cultural Affairs, New York NY

Pharmacy, Jan Kesner Gallery, Los Angeles CA

10th Anniversary Retrospective Exhibition, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville TN

Hand, Body, House: Approaches to Sculpture, Ben Shahn Galleries, Center for the Visual Arts, William Paterson College, Wayne NJ

Sculpture from New England Collections, Beth Urdang Fine Arts, Boston MA

Art Pro Choice, NARAL Foundation, New York NY

The New Sculpture 1965–75: Between Geometry and Gesture, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York NY [travelled to: Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles CA]

Benglis, Gimblett, Torreano: Large Scale Sculpture and Painting, Genovese Gallery, Boston MA

Group Exhibition, Susanne Hilberry Gallery, Birmingham NY

Small Objects from the Permanent Collection, Grey Art Gallery, New York University, New York NY

Writ in Water, Solo Press/Solo Gallery, New York NY

The Radiant Principle, Penine Hart Gallery, New York NY

 

1989

Benefit for the Wooster Group, Brooke Alexander Editions, New York NY

Small & Stellar, Ruth Siegel Gallery, New York NY

Sculptural Intimacies: Recent Small-Scale Works, Security Pacific Gallery, South Coast Metro Center, Costa Mesa CA

Benefit Auction of Contemporary Sculpture, International Sculpture Center, Washington, D.C.

Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Contemporary Art from New York: The Collection of the Chase Manhattan Bank, Yokohama Museum of Art, Yokohama, Japan

First Impressions: Early Prints by 46 Contemporary Artists, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis MN [travelled to: Laguna Gloria Art Museum, Austin TX; Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore MD; Neuberger Museum, Purchase NY]

Don't Bungle the Jungle, Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York NY

Festival of Arts Cruise, Mt. Olympus Cruise Ship, Epirotiki Lines

Golden Opportunity: Benefit Exhibit for the Resettlement of Salvadoran Refugees, Leo Castelli Gallery, New York NY

American Sculptors: New York and Los Angeles, Part 1: Lynda Benglis, Mark Lere, Kamakura Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Making Their Mark: Women Artists Move into the Mainstream, 1970–1985, Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati OH [travelled to: New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans LA; Denver Art Museum, Denver CO; Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia PA]

Monoprints/Monotypes, University of Maine Museum of Art, Orono ME

Prints by Sculptors, Landfall Press, Chicago IL

Sculptures and Drawings, Texas Gallery, Houston TX

 

1988

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

Changing Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Private Reserve: Important Works from Artists Represented by the Gallery, Dorothy Goldeen Gallery, Santa Monica CA

Video Art Series: Early Experimental Work & Recent Explorations, Gray Art Gallery, Jenkins Fine Art Center, East Carolina University, Greenville NC

What Does She Want, Savannah College of Art and Design Museum of Art, Savannah GA

From the Collection of Dorothy & Herbert Vogel, Arnot Art Museum, Elmira, New York NY [travelled to: Grand Rapids Art Museum, Grand Rapids MI; Terra Museum of American Art, Chicago IL; Laumeier Sculpture Park, St. Louis MO; Art Museum of Florida International University, Miami FL]

Pilchuck: An Exhibition of Contemporary Glass Sculpture, Walter Gallery, Santa Monica CA

The Gold Show 1988, Genovese Gallery, Boston MA

Exhibition of World Invitational Open-Air Sculpture, Olympic Sculpture Park, Seoul, South Korea

In Bloom at BMW: Eighteen Contemporary Artists Celebrate Nature, BMW Gallery, New York NY

Group Exhibition: Gallery Artists, Tilden-Foley Gallery, New Orleans LA

Knots and Nets, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca NY [travelled to: New York State Museum Cultural Education Center, Albany NY; Parrish Art Museum, Southampton NY]

Vitrum, Wita Gardiner Gallery, San Diego CA

Paper Thick: Forms and Images in Cast Paper, Erie Art Museum, Erie PA

Minos Beach Art Symposium, Minos Beach Hotel, Crete, Greece

The Material Image: Pure and Simple, Elizabeth McDonald Gallery, New York NY

New Works in Glass by Artists in Residence, Pilchuck Glass School 1980-1988, Linda Farris Gallery, Seattle WA

Calcasieu Marine National Bank, Lake Charles LA

Eleven Artists from Paula Cooper, Mayor Rowan Gallery, London, England

Vital Signs: Organic Abstraction from the Permanent Collection, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York NY

Four Sculptors, Nina Freudenheim Gallery, Buffalo NY

Life Forms: Contemporary Organic Sculpture, Freedman Gallery, Albright College, Reading PA

Painting in Relief/Sculpture on the Wall, John C. Stoller and Company, Minneapolis MN

Group Exhibition, Res Nova, New Orleans LA

Private Works for Public Spaces, R.C. Erph Gallery, New York NY

Extant Work: Tapes from The Kitchen Archives, The Kitchen, New York NY

Lynda Benglis, John Chamberlain, Joel Fisher, Mel Kendrick, Robert Therrien, Magasin 3, Stockholm, Sweden

New Erotic Video, The Kitchen, New York NY

Changing Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Anniversary Exhibition, Susanne Hilberry Gallery, Birmingham MI

Collecting on the Cutting Edge: Frito-Lay, Inc, Laguna Gloria Art Museum, Austin TX

 

1987

The Gold Show, Maloney Gallery, Santa Monica CA

Fifty Years of Collecting: An Anniversary Selection Sculpture of the Modern Era, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York NY

New Space, New Work, New York, The Helander Gallery, Palm Beach FL

American Artists in Jewelry, Dorothy Goldeen Gallery, Santa Monica CA [travelled to: Fuller-Gross Gallery, San Francisco CA; Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York NY; Harcus Gallery, Boston MA; Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco CA]

Feminism in High Art: A Contradiction in Terms?, Ritter Art Gallery, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton FL

Contemporary American Collage, 1960-1987, Herter Art Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst MA [travelled to: William Bennett Museum of Art, University of Connecticut, Storrs CT; Lehigh University Galleries, Bethlehem PA; Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown OH; Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City MO; University Art Gallery, State University of New York, Albany NY; Nevada Institute for Contemporary Art, Las Vegas NV]

Video Art Series: Early Experimental Work and Recent Explorations, Gray Art Gallery, East Carolina University, Greenville NC

Contemporary Masters: Selection from the Collection of Southwestern Bell Corporation, St Louis Gallery of Contemporary Art, St Louis MO

Sculpture, Dart Gallery, Chicago IL

A Bountiful Decade: Selected Acquisitions 1977–1987, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City MO

Handmade Paper, organized by Art Advisory Service for Corporate Members of Museum of Modern Art, New York, American Express Company, New York NY­

Lynda Benglis, Keith Sonnier: A Ten Year Retrospective, Alexandria Museum of Art, Alexandria LA

A Graphic Muse: Prints by Contemporary American Women, Mount Holyoke College Art Museum, South Hadley MA

Faux Arts, La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art, La Jolla CA

Avery Distinguished Professors, Edith C. Blum Art Institute, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson NY

AMFAR (American Foundation for AIDS Research), Dia Art Foundation, New York NY

Group Exhibition, Susanne Hilberry Gallery, Birmingham MI

New Directions: Contemporary Art from Atlanta Collections, Emory University Museum of Art and Archaeology, Atlanta GA

Masters II, Fine Arts Gallery, Long Island University, Southampton, New York NY

Structure to Resemblance: Work by Eight American Sculptors, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo NY

Art Against AIDS, organized by the American Foundation for AIDS Research, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Thirty Works Thirty Artists: An Auction to Benefit the Glassell School of Art, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston TX

Alternative Supports: Contemporary Sculpture on the Wall, David Winton Bell Gallery, List Art Center, Brown University, Providence RI

Acquisitions: Painting and Sculpture, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Glass, curated by George Saxe, Contemporary Crafts Gallery, Contemporary Crafts Associate, Portland OR

What Does She Want?: A Video Debate, University Gallery, Ohio State University, Columbus OH

Floating Values, HALLWALLS Contemporary Arts Center, Buffalo NY

Standing Ground: Sculpture by American Women, The Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati OH

Artistas da Paula Cooper Gallery, Galerie EMI Valentim de Carvalho, Lisbon, Portugal

From the Sol LeWitt Collection, Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford CT

Group Exhibition, Tilden-Foley Gallery, New Orleans LA

Kohlmeyer and Benglis: Teacher and Student in the 80’s, Imperial Calcasieu Museum, Lake Charles LA

Sculpture Installation, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles CA

 

1986

Benefit for The Kitchen, Brooke Alexander, New York NY

Paper's Third Dimension, Bergen Museum of Art and Science, Paramus, New Jersey NJ

American Eccentric Abstraction: 1965–1972, BlumHelman, New York NY

Contemporary Works from the Collection, The Museum of Modern Art, New York NY

Works by American Women, 1976–86, First Bank Skyway Gallery, Minneapolis MN

Philadelphia Collects: European & American Art since 1940, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia PA

Painting and Sculpture Acquisitions: 1973–1986, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York NY

Works from the Paula Cooper Gallery, John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco CA

Sculpture Installation, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Drawings from the Collection of Dorothy and Herbert Vogel, Department of Art Galleries, University of Arkansas, Little Rock AR [travelled to: Moody Gallery of Art, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa AL]

Twentieth Century Drawings & Sculptures, Janie Lee Gallery, Houston TX

Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Changing Sculpture Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Group Exhibition, Tilden-Foley Gallery, New Orleans LA

Painting and Sculpture Today: 1986, Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, IN

Contemporary American and European Glass: The Saxe Collection, Oakland Museum of California, Oakland CA [travelled to: American Craft Museum, New York NY]

Entra la Geometria y el Gesto Escultura Norte-Americana, 1965–1975 = Between Geometry & Gesture: American

Sculpture, 1965–1975, Palaciode Velazquez, Centro Nacional de Exposisiones, Madrid, Spain

1986 Museum of Contemporary Art Benefit Exhibition, Gemini Graphic Editions Limited and Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Natural Forms and Forces: Abstract Images in American Sculpture, Hayden Gallery, List Visual Arts Center, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, and Bank of Boston Gallery, Boston MA

Cast Glass Sculpture, Main Art Gallery, Visual Arts Center, California State University, Fullerton CA

Pilchuck: The Creative Fire (1985 Pilchuck Faculty Exhibition), Washington State Capital Museum, Olympia WA

Group Exhibition, Tilden-Foley Gallery, New Orleans LA

Benefit for the Poetry Project at St. Mark’s Church, Dia Art Foundation, New York NY

Women Artists, Miami Dade College Museum of Art and Design, Miami FL

Connecticut Collects: American Art Since 1960, Whitney Museum of American Art / Fairfield County, Stamford CT

Glass America, Heller Gallery, New York NY

 

1985

Correspondences: New York Now, Laforet Museum, Tokyo, Japan [travelled to: Tochigi Prefectural Museum of Fine Arts, Tochigi, Japan; Tazaki Hall Espace Media, Kobe, Japan]

American Art: American Women, Stamford Museum and Nature Center CT

Sculpture, Nina Freudenheim Gallery, Buffalo NY

New York Artists, The Helander Gallery, Palm Beach FL

Changing Sculpture Exhibit, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Benefit Auction for Gay Men's Health Crisis, Sotheby's, New York NY

Independent Curators' Inc. 10th Anniversary Exhibition & Auction, The Puck Building, New York NY

A Decade of Visual Arts at Princeton: Faculty 1975–1985, Art Museum of Princeton University, Princeton NJ

The Easthampton Star 100th Anniversary Portfolio, Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton NY

Diversity: New York Artists, Main Art Gallery, University of Rhode Island, Kingston RI

Profile of a Connoisseur: The Collection of Muriel Bultman Francis, New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans LA

Aids Benefit Exhibition: A Selection of Works on Paper, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Made in India, The Museum of Modern Art, New York NY

Video Arts Festival, Stockholm, Sweden

Art for Your Collection, La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art, La Jolla CA

Workshop Experiments: Clay, Paper, Fabric, Glass, Brattleboro Museum & Art Center, Brattleboro VT [travelled to: Museum of Art, Wellesley College, Wellesly MA; Worcester Craft Center, Worcester MA; Museum of Art, Science & Industry, Bridgeport CT; Bevrier Gallery, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester NY]

Guerrilla Girls at The Palladium, The Palladium, New York NY

20th Anniversary of the National Endowment for the Arts, The Museum of Modern Art, New York NY

El Bohio Benefit Auction and Exhibition, El Bohio Cultural and Community Center, New York NY

Body & Soul: Aspects of Recent Figurative Sculpture, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati OH

Glass Sculpture, Traver Sutton Gallery, Seattle WA

Paper: From Surface to Form, City Gallery, New York NY

Abstract Relationships, Charles Cowles Gallery, New York NY

Benefit Art Auction for Parallel Films, Littlejohn Smith Gallery, New York NY

By the Sea, By the Sea..., Creative Time Benefit Art Sale, Christie's, New York NY

In Three Dimensions: Recent Sculpture by Women, Harriet Pratt Bush / Pratt Manhattan Gallery, New York NY

Selections from the William J. Hokin Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago IL

Drawings, Lorence-Monk Gallery, New York NY

Kohlmeyer and Benglis: Teacher and Student in the 80s, Pensacola Museum of Art, Pensacola FL

Dracos Art Center: 1st Show, New Dialogues, Dracos Art Center, Athens, Greece

Monuments to: An Exhibition of Proposals for Monumental Sculpture, University Art Museum, California State University, Long Beach CA

Ten Years Later, Wallace Wentworth Gallery, Ltd., Washington D.C.

A New Beginning: 1968-1978, Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, New York NY

Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

A 1985 View, Miami Dade College Museum of Art and Design, Miami

 

1984

Creative Time Benefit, Oil and Steel Gallery, New York NY

Gala! Gala! Art Auction, Museum of Contemporary Art, San Pedro CA

Eight Artists from Paula Cooper Gallery, Contemporary Art Gallery, Seibu Corporation, Tokyo, Japan

Stars: A Theme Exhibition, Fuller Goldeen Gallery, San Francisco CA

Pilchuck Glass, Traver Sutton Gallery, Seattle

American Sculpture: Three Decades, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle WA

Works in Bronze: A Modern Survey, Sonoma State University Art Gallery, Rohnert Park CA

Arc Collection of Fine Furnishings, Gallery of Applied Arts, New York NY

American Bronze Sculpture: 1850 to the Present, Newark Museum NJ

Highlights: Selections from the BankAmerica Corporation Art Collection, Plaza Gallery, Concourse Gallery, AP Gianni Gallery, San Francisco CA

Content: A Contemporary Focus 1974-84, Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C.

Group Exhibition, Olsen Gallery, New York NY

Arabesque: Grand Gestures in Painting, Sculpture & Decorative Arts, Bette Stoler Gallery, New York NY

Ecstasy, Monique Knowlton Gallery, New York NY

Video: A Retrospective 1974-1984, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach CA

A Changing Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Forming, The Parrish Art Museum, Southampton NY

American Sculpture, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Citywide Contemporary Sculpture Exhibition, Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo OH

50 Artists/50 States, Fuller Goldeen Gallery, San Francisco CA

New American Video Art: A Historical Survey, 1967-1980, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York NY

Desire Caught By The Tail, Performance of Picasso’s play with costumes and sets by Lynda Benglis, John Drew Theater, East Hampton NY

International Water Sculpture, 1984 Louisiana World Exposition, New Orleans LA

The Decorative Continues, Pam Adler Gallery, New York NY

Paper Transformed: A National Exhibition of Paper Art, Turman Gallery, Indiana State University, Terre Haute IN

Monotypes, Weintraub Gallery, New York NY

American Art Since 1970: Painting, Sculpture & Drawings from the Collection of the Whitney Museum of American Art, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York NY [travelled to: Museo Tamayo, Mexico City, Mexico; North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh NC; Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, University of Nebraska, Lincoln NE; Center for the Fine Arts, Miami FL]

2nd International Video Festival, Montbeliard, France

Works by Women, Texas Women's University, Denton TX

A Celebration of American Women Artists, Part II: The Recent Generation, Sidney Janis Gallery, New York NY

Intermedia: Between Painting & Sculpture, The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield CT

Artists Call Against Intervention in Central America Benefit Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Cover to Cover, Penrose Hall Gallery, Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia PA

International Water Sculpture Competition, Davis McClain Galleries, Houston TX

 

1983

Paper Works: An Invitational Exhibition of Handmade Paper Works, Fox Fine Arts Center, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso TX

Changing Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Ray Parker, Peggy Cyphers, Lynda Benglis, Peter Halley, Richard Artschwager, Mary Obering, Christminster Fine Art, New York NY

Floored, Hillwood Art Gallery, C.W. Post Center, School of the Arts, Long Island University, Greenvale NY [travelled to: Tyler Galleries, Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Elkins Park PA]

Collector's Gallery XVII, Marion Koogler McNay Art Museum, San Antonio TX

Exhibition of Designs for The First International Water Sculpture Competition, The Fendrick Gallery, Washington D.C.

Language, Drama, Source & Vision, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York NY

Of, On or About Paper-III, USA Today, Arlington VA

Group Exhibition, Olsen Gallery, New York NY

The Artist and the Quilt, Marion Koogler McNay Art Museum, San Antonio TX [travelled to: The Arts Council, Winston Square, Winston-Salem NC; Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers University, New Brunswick NJ; Moore College of Art Gallery, Philadelphia PA; Peninsula Fine Arts Center, Newport News VA; Art Center Association of Louisville, Louisville KY; Indianapolis Art League and Herron Art Gallery, Indiana University, Bloomington IN; Huntington Galleries, Huntington WV; Textile Museum, Washington D.C.; Frederick S. Wight Art Gallery, University of California, Los Angeles CA; Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus OH; Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa FL; Lakeview Museum of Arts and Sciences, Peoria IL; New York State Museum, Albany NY; Meadows Museum of Art, Centenary College, Shreveport LA

Sculpture from the Collection of the Grey Art Gallery & Study Center, Jamaica Arts Center, Queens NY

Season’s Greetings, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, San Francisco CA

The Knot and the Spiral in Paintings and Sculpture, Suellen Haber Gallery, New York NY

Sixteenth Annual Artists of the Springs Invitational Exhibition, Ashawagh Hall, East Hampton NY

Black and White, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Selections II, Fuller Goldeen Gallery, San Francisco CA

New Decorative Art, The Berkshire Museum, Pittsfield MA [travelled to: State University of Albany, Albany NY]

Minimalism to Expressionism: Painting & Sculpture since 1965 from the Permanent Collection, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York NY

Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

American Art of the Seventies and Eighties Back to the U.S.A., Künstmuseum, Lucerne, Switzerland [travelled to: Rheinisches Landesmuseum Bonn, West Germany; Württembergischer Künstverein, Stuttgart, West Germany]

Vente aux enchéres: art contemporain, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, Belgium

All that Glitters, Tweed Gallery, Plainfield NJ

The Sixth Day: A Survey of Recent Developments in Figurative Sculpture, The Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago, Chicago IL

Surreal, Robert Miller Gallery, New York NY

Air Affair: Sky Art Performance, Art and Culture Center, Hollywood FL

Small Bronzes, McIntosh/Drysdale Gallery, Houston TX

20th Century Sculpture: Process & Presence, Whitney Museum of American Art at Phillip Morris, New York NY

Sky Art: Paintings in the Air, Art and Culture Center, Hollywood FL

Paula Cooper, Nancy Hoffman, Phyllis Kind: A Profile of Three Art Directors, Center for the Arts, Muhlenberg College, Allentown PA

Lynda Benglis and John Duff, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Arrivals, Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton NY

Printed by Women: A National Exhibition of Photographs & Prints, Port of History Museum at Penn’s Landing, Philadelphia PA

Krewe of Clones, Mardi Gras, New Orleans LA

Selections from the Collection of Robert Vogele, Swen Parson Gallery, Northern Illinois University, De Kalb IL

New Work, Susanne Hilberry Gallery, Birmingham MI

Women Artists Invitational 1983: Selections from the Women Artists Historical Archives, Philadelphia College of Art Gallery, Philadelphia PA

Festival of the Arts, Muhlenberg College, Allentown PA

Art Video: Retrospectives and Perspectives, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, Belgium

Emery Clark Drawings: Project Miami and Art Cars, Barbara Gilman Gallery, Miami FL

A Century of Modern Sculpture 1882-1982, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston TX

1984 Olympic Fine Art Posters: 15 Contemporary Artists Celebrate the Games of the XXIII Olympiad, Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles CA [travelled to: University Art Gallery, California State University, Dominguez Hills CA]

Art Cars: A National Juried Exhibition, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans LA

 

1982

Changing Group Exhibition: Sculptor’s Drawings, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

New York Now, Kestner-Gesellschaft, Hanover, Germany

The Destroyed Print, Harriet Pratt Bus/Pratt Manhattan Gallery, New York NY

Androgyny in Art, Emily Lowe Gallery, Hofstra University, Hempstead, Long Island NY

Shift: LA/NY, Newport Harbor Art Museum, Newport Beach, California and Neuberger Museum, Purchase NY

Out of the South, Heath Gallery, Atlanta GA

Twentieth Anniversary Exhibition of the Vogel Collection, Brainerd Art Gallery, State University College of Arts and Sciences, Potsdam NY [travelled to: Gallery of Art, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Rapids IA]

Post MINIMALism, The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield CT

Women of the Americas, Kouros Gallery and Center for Inter-American Relations, New York NY

Group Show: Sculptor’s Drawings, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Selected Prints III, Brooke Alexander, Inc., New York NY

Metals: Cast-Cut-Coiled, Rhode Island School of Design Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence RI

The Americans: The Collage 1950–82, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston TX

Casting: A Survey of Cast Metal Sculpture in the 80’s, Fuller Goldeen Gallery, San Francisco CA

74th American Exhibition, The Art Institute of Chicago IL

Sweet Art Sale Benefit, Franklin Furnace Archive, Inc., New York NY

Prints by Contemporary Sculptors, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven CT

Made in California: Major New Works from Experimental Printmaking, San Francisco, Thomas Segal Gallery, Boston MA

Art Cars, PS1, Long Island City, New York NY

Early Work, The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York NY

Dynamix, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati OH [travelled to: Sullivan Hall Gallery, Ohio State University, Columbus OH; Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College, Oberlin OH; Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown OH; University of Kentucky, Lexington KY; Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha NB; Doane Hall Art Gallery, Allegheny College, Meadville PA

Nature as Image and Metaphor: Works by Contemporary Women Artists, 105 Greene Street, New York NY

Energie New York, E.L.A.C. (Espace Lyonnais d’Art Contemporain) Centre d'Echanges, Lyon, France

U.S. Art Now: Current Trends in American Art, Göteborgs Konsthall, Gothenburg, Sweden

Changing Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Critical Perspectives: Curators and Artists, PS 1, Long Island City, New York NY

Flat & Figurative: 20th Century Wall Sculpture, Zabriskie Gallery, New York NY

 

1981

Art for E.R.A., Zabriskie Gallery, New York NY

Art Materialized: Selections from the Fabric Workshop, New Gallery of Contemporary Art, Cleveland OH [travelled to: Gibbes Art Gallery, Charleston SC; Hudson River Museum of Westchester, Yonkers NY; University of South Florida, Tampa; Art Museum and Galleries, California State University, Long Beach CA; Alberta College of Art, Calgary, Canada; Pensacola Museum of Art, Pensacola FL]

Currents: A New Mannerism, Jacksonville Museum of Art, Jacksonville FL [travelled to: University of South Florida Art Galleries, Tampa FL]

Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Polychrome, Hansen Fuller Goldeen Gallery, San Francisco CA

Possibly-Overlooked Publications: A Re-examination of Contemporary Prints & Multiples, Landfall Gallery, Chicago IL

Variants: Drawings by Contemporary Sculptors, Sewell Art Gallery, Rice University, Houston TX [travelled to: Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi TX; Newcomb Art Gallery, Tulane University, New Orleans LA; High Museum of Art, Atlanta GA]

Benefit Exhibition for the Kitchen, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Handmade Paper: Prints and Unique Works, Art Lending Service, Museum of Modern Art, New York NY [travelled to: General Electric Company, Fairfield CT]

Cast, Carved and Constructed, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Group Exhibition, Susanne Hilberry Gallery, Birmingham MI

Developments in Recent Sculpture, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York NY

In the Summer Space, Okun-Thomas Gallery, St. Louis MO

Media Relief, John Weber Gallery, New York NY

American Reliefs, 121 Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium

The Great American Fan Show, Lerner Heller Gallery, New York NY [travelled to Reynolds/Minor Gallery, Richmond VA]

New Dimension in Drawing: 1950–1980, Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield CT

New Options in Sculpture, Mattingly Baker Gallery, Dallas TX

ICA Street Sights 2, Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania PA [travelled to: New Gallery of Contemporary Art, Cleveland OH; Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach CA; Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans LA]

Coast to Coast, Okun-Thomas Gallery, St. Louis, Missouri Bronze, Hamilton Gallery, New York NY

Selected Prints Published by Landfall Press, Fox Graphics Gallery, Boston MA

Donne in Arte-Viaggo a New York, Provincia di Genova, Genoa, Italy

Art in the Public Eye: Recent Acquisitions of the Security Pacific Collection, Security Pacific National Bank, Los Angeles CA

Bronze, Hamilton Gallery, New York NY

1981 Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York NY

Contemporary Prints from Landfall Press, Trisolini Gallery of Ohio University, Athens OH

Sculptor's Drawings and Maquettes, Max Hutchinson Gallery, New York NY

Decorative Sculpture, The Sculpture Center, New York NY

Group Exhibition, Susanne Hilberry Gallery, Birmingham MC

 

1980

New York City, Galerie Daniela Ferraria, Rome, Italy

The Peaceable Kingdom, Hansen Fuller Goldeen Gallery, San Francisco CA

All that Glistens..., Marilyn Pearl Gallery, New York NY

Three Generations of Twentieth Century American Art: Betty Parsons, Helen Frankenthaler, Lynda Benglis, Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham AL

Working with Bummy Huss Paper, Nielsen Gallery, Boston MA

Flight Patterns, Third Floor Gallery, Forrest Avenue Consortium, Atlanta GA

With Paper, About Paper, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo NY [travelled to: Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield MA]

Three Dimensional Painting, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago IL

Works by Women, University Gallery, Southern Methodist University, Dallas TX [travelled to: Rudder Tower Exhibit Hall, Texas A & M University, College Station Rudder TX; Cultural Activities Center, Temple TX; Art Center, Waco TX; Tyler Museum of Art, Tyler TX; Wichita Falls Museum and Art Center, Wichita TX; Student Center Gallery, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth TX; Northwood Institute Art Center, Cedar Hill TX; Clyde H. Wells Find Arts Center, Tarleton State University, Stephenville TX; Abilene Fine Arts Museum, Abilene TX; Scurry County Museum, Western Texas College, Synder TX; Stephen F. Austin University, Nacogdoches TX; Cameron University Gallery, Lawton OK; Victoria Regional Museum, VIctoria TX; Amarillo Art Center, Amarillo TX; Longview Museum and Arts Center, Longview TX; John E. Conner Museum, Texas A & M University, Kingsville TX; Charles B. Goddard Center, Ardmore OK; Meadows Art Museum, Centenary College of Louisiana, Shreveport LA; Weil Gallery, Corpus Christi TX; Warehouse Living Arts Center, Corsicana TX; University Gallery, Angelo State University, San Angelo TX; Museum of the Southwest, Midland TX; Museum of the Big Bend, Alpine TX; Firehouse Arts Center, Norman OK; Texas Women’s University, Denton TX; Dallas Public Library, Dallas TX; Central Exchange, Kansas City MO; Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock AR; Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Memphis TN; Union Gallery, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge LA; McAllen International Museum, McAllen TX; School of Art and Architecture Gallery, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston LA; Alexandria Museum, Alexandria LA; Michelson-Reves Museum of Art, Marshall TX; Plano Cultural Arts Center, Plano TX; Haggar Gallery, University of Dallas, Irving TX; Edwin A. Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita State University, Wichita KS; Museum, Texas Tech University, Lubbock TX; The Museum of East Texas, Lufkin TX; Museum of Arts and Sciences, Macon GA; Gertrude Herbert Memorial Institute of Art, Augusta GA Rosenberg Library, Galveston TX; RGK Foundation, Austin TX; Midwest Museum of American Art, Elkhart IN; and Mitchell Museum, Mount Vernon IL]

Drawings: The Pluralist Decade, American Pavilion, Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy [travelled to: Contemporary Art, Chicago IL]

American Contemporary Sculpture, Max Hutchinson Gallery, New Orleans LA

Lynda Benglis, Jonathan Borofsky, Peter Campus, Michael Hurson: Works on Paper, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Sculpture in California: 1975-1890, San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego CA

Jack Brogan Projects, Baxter Art Gallery, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena CA

Painted Structure, Jeffrey Fuller Fine Art, Philadelphia PA

Sculpture on the Wall: Relief Sculpture of the Seventies, University Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst MA

Urban Encounters: Art, Architecture, Audience, Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia PA

Paula Cooper at Yvon Lambert, Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris, France

Invitational, David Winton Bell Gallery, Brown University, Providence RI

Painting in Relief, Whitney Museum of American Art/Downtown Branch, New York NY

Current/New York, Joe and Emily Lowe Art Gallery, Syracuse University, Syracuse NY

Extensions: Jennifer Bartlett, Lynda Benglis, Robert Longo, Judy Pfaff, The Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston TX

 

1979

After Image: Projects of the ‘70s, University of the Arts, Philadelphia PA

Contemporary Video Art, University Gallery, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Amherst MA

First Exhibition, Toni Girhead Gallery, Cincinnati OH

Carl Andre, Lynda Benglis, Jonathan Borofsky, Elizabeth Murray, Pete Omlor, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

From the Lydia Modi Vitale Collection: Video Tapes by Lynda Benglis and Joel Glassman, University Art Museum, Berkeley CA

Painting: Five Views, Ben Shahn Galleries, William Paterson College, Wayne NJ

An Exhibition of Selected Acquisitions, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Pittura-Ambiente, Palazzo Reale, Milan, Italy

American Portraits of the Sixties and Seventies, The Aspen Center for the Visual Arts, Aspen CO

Contemporary Sculpture: Selections from the Collection of the Museum of Modern Art, The Museum of Modern Art, New York NY

Projects: Vodep XXVII, The Museum of Modern Art, New York NY

Color and Structure, Hamilton Gallery, New York NY

Lynda Benglis and Ron Gorchov, Susanne Hilberry Gallery, Birmingham MI

Artattack, Otis Art Institute Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Images of the Self, Hampshire College Art Gallery, Hampshire College, Amherst MA

 

1978

Gold/Silver, Holly Solomon Gallery, New York NY

Film/Video 1976-1978, Leo Castelli Gallery, New York NY

Gold, Members’ Penthouse, The Museum of Modern Art, New York NY

Feministische Kunst Internationaal: Performances, Video, Film, Dokumentatie, De Appel Arts Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Sculpture: Modern Works, Philbrook Art Center, Tulsa OK

Video Art: Made for TV?, The Kitchen, New York NY [travelled to: Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach CA]

Made by Sculptors, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Group Exhibition, San Francisco Museum of Art, San Francisco CA

Summer Video Archives, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach CA

Art at Work: Recent Art from Corporate Collections, Whitney Museum of American Art at Federal Reserve Plaza, New York NY

International Film Festival, Berlin, West Germany

Eleven Artists, Georgia State University Art Gallery, Atlanta GA

Up Against the Wall, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, San Francisco CA

Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

 

1977

American Narrative/Story Art: 1967-1977, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston TX

N.O.W. Showing California Women Artists, juried by Lynda Benglis, National Organization of Women, Sacramento CA

In Video, Dalhousie Art Gallery, Halifax, Canada [travelled to: Art Gallery of Ontario, Ontario, Canada; Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Canada]

Video and Performance Art, Stedman Art Gallery, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, Camden NJ

Contemporary Women: Consciousness & Content, Brooklyn Museum Art School, New York NY

Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

A View of a Decade: 1967–1977, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago IL

Charles Arnoldi, Lynda Benglis, Laddie John Dill, Joe Fay, Howard Kaneg, Ann Thornycroft, Tom Wudl, Southwestern College Art Gallery, Chula Vista CA

Lynda Benglis and William Weege, Hansen Fuller Gallery, San Francisco CA

For the Mind & the Eye: Artwork by Nine Americans, New Jersey State Museum, Trenton NJ

Filmex Video and Film Project, ABC Entertainment Center, Los Anglese CA

1977 Biennial Exhibition, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York NY

Materials of Art: Plastic, Joseloff Gallery, University of Hartford, Hartford CT

Recent Acquisitions, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York NY

Five from Louisiana, New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans LA

A Women's Exhibition, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles CA

Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

 

1976

Opening Exhibition, Susanne Hilberry Gallery, Birmingham MI

Recent International Forms in Art: The 1976 Biennale of Sydney, The Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

Benefit Exhibition for “Einstein on the Beach”, BlumHelman Gallery, New York NY

Southland Video Anthology, Part 2, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach CA [travelled to: State University of New York, Buffalo NY]

New York, Downtown Manhattan, Soho: Shows, Theater, Music, Performance, Video, Film, Akademie der Künste Berlin, West Germany

Reinstallation of the Painting and Sculpture Collection, The Museum of Modern Art, New York NY

Five Contemporary Artists: Albuquerque, Arnoldi, Benglis, Castoro, Steir, Otis Art Institute Art Gallery, Los Angeles CA

American Salon des Refusés: Contemporary American Sculptors Not Included in the Whitney Museum’s Concurrent “Two Hundred Years of American Sculpture Exhibition,” Stamford Museum and Nature Center, Stamford CT

Video Projects: IX, The Museum of Modern Art, New York NY

Celebration of the Body, Agnes Etherington Art Center, Queens University, Kingston, Canada

Selection of New Work, Texas Gallery, Houston TX

Artpark, Lewiston, New York NY

American Artists ‘76: A Celebration, Marion Koogler McNay Art Institute, San Antonio TX

Nine Sculptors: On the Ground, In the Water, Off the Wall, Nassau County Center for the Fine Arts, Roslyn NY

Sequential Imagery in Photography, Broxton Gallery, Los Angeles CA

The Liberation: 14 American Artists, Aarhus Künstmuseum, Vennelystparken, Denmark

First Pan Pacific Biennale, 1976: Colour Photography and Its Derivatives, Auckland City Art Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

Work by Nine Americans, Paula Cooper Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Video II, Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton MA

Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Approaching Painting: Part III, HALLWALLS Contemporary Arts Center, Buffalo NY

Exhibition of Recent Work by Nineteen New York Artists, Johnson Art Gallery, Middlebury College, Middlebury VT

 

1975

New Editions 1974­75, New York Cultural Center, New York NY

Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Autogeography, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York NY

Video Circuit II, Student Art Gallery, University of Guelph, Canada

Lives, curated by Jeffrey Deitch,Fine Arts Building, New York NY

Photography/Not Photography, Fine Arts Building, New York NY

Video Art USA, organized by Independent Curators International, XIII Bienal de Sao Pãulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Painting, Drawing and Sculpture of the 60’s and 70’s from the Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection, Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia PA [travelled to: Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati OH]

Women’s Video Festival, State University of New York at Buffalo NY

Southland Video Anthology, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach CA [travelled to: San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco CA]

Projected Video, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York NY

Artists' Rights Today, Rayburn Building, Washington, D.C. and West Broadway Gallery, New York NY

The Video Show, Serpentine Gallery, London, England

Video Weekend, Portland Center for the Visual Arts, Portland OR

Media Arts Exhibition, Blair County Arts Festival, Altoona Campus of Pennsylvania State University, Altoona PA

Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Selections from the Collection of Herbert and Dorothy Vogel, The Clocktower, Institute for Art and Urban Resources, New York NY

Fourteen Artists, Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore MD

There’s Always Mañana: Arnoldi, Benglis, Bengston, Wudl, Texas Gallery, Houston TX

Time and Transformation, Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami, Coral Gables FL

Video Art, Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia PA [travelled to: Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati OH; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago IL; Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford CT]

Year of the Woman, Bronx Museum of the Arts, New York NY

 

1974

John Doyle Gallery, Chicago IL

Opening Exhibition, Galerie John Doyle, Paris, France

Choice Dealer/Dealer's Choice: New York Cultural Center Opening, New York NY

Drawings and Other Work, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Video Circuit I, McLaughlin Library, University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada

Video as an Art Form: An Anthology of Videotapes 1969-1974, Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton MA

Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Project: Video I, The Museum of Modern Art, New York NY

Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Six from Castelli, De Saisset Museum, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara CA

 

1973

Drawings and Other Work, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Options 73/30, The Contemporary Art Center, Cincinnati OH

Re: Vision: Series of Performance, Concerts and Film, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston TX

Options and Alternatives: Some Directions in Recent American Art, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven CT

Some Recent American Art, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia [travelled to: Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia; Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia; Western Australia Art Gallery, Perth, Australia; City of Auckland Art Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand]

Three Weekends of Video: Lynda Benglis, John Baldessari, William Wegman, Texas Gallery, Houston TX

University of Rochester Studio Art Gallery, Memorial Art Gallery, University of Rochester, Rochester NY

1973 Biennial Exhibition of American Painting & Sculpture, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York NY

The Four, De Saisset Museum, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara CA

 

1972

Small Series, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Unmanly Art, Suffolk Museum, Stony Brook NY

Art for McGovern, Pace Gallery and Sidney Janis Gallery, New York NY

12th Annual St. Jude Invitational, De Saisset Museum, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara CA [travelled to: Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse NY]

12 Statements Beyond the 60's, Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit MI

American Women: 20th Century, Lakeview Center for the Arts & Sciences, Peoria IL

Sculpture 72, Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Center for the Visual Arts at Stanford University, Stanford CA

Painting or Sculpture?, Newark Museum, Newark NJ

Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

32nd Annual Exhibition: Contemporary Works of Art, Society for Contemporary Art, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago IL

Painting and Sculpture Today, Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis IN

Painting New Options, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis MN

Kent Women’s Invitational Exhibition, School of Art Gallery, Kent State University, Kent OH

American Women Artists Show, Gemeinschaft der Künstlerinnen und Künstfreunde, Künsthaus, Hamburg, Germany

New York Artists, Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago IL

New York '72: Paula Cooper Gallery Group, Hurlbutt Gallery, Greenwich Public Library, Greenwich CT

 

1971

Paula Cooper Gallery Group, Windham College, Putney VT

University of Rochester Studio Arts Faculty, Memorial Art Gallery, University of Rochester, Rochester NY

Directions 3: Eight Artists, Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee WI

Group Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Group Exhibition, Bykert Gallery, New York NY

Works for New Spaces, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis MN

Twenty Six by Twenty Six, Vassar College Art Gallery, Poughkeepsie NY

Lynda Benglis and Allan Hacklin, Forum Kunst Rottweil, Rottweil, Germany

MoMA’s Restaurant, Member’s Penthouse, Museum of Modern Art, New York NY

Into the Seventies: Paintings and Graphics from the New Gallery, Mansfield Art Center, Mansfield OH

 

1970

Lynda Benglis, George Kuehn, Richard Van Buren, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Art for Your Collection IX, Rhode Island School of Design Museum of Art (RISD), Providence RI

Small Works, New Gallery for Contemporary Art, Cleveland OH

Drawing Exhibition: Lynda Benglis, Rosemarie Castoro, Robert Grosvenor, Julian Lethbridge, David Novros, Dorothea Rockburne,Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Recent Work: Lynda Benglis, Doug Sanderson, Richard Van Buren, Ithaca College Museum of Art, Ithaca NY

Referendum 70 Exhibition, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Highlights of the 1969–1070 Art Season, Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield CT

 

1969

Winters Gallery, Winters College, York University, Toronto, Canada

Drawing Show, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

1969 Annual Exhibition: Contemporary American Painting, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York NY

Art and Process IV, Finch College Museum of Art, New York NY

Prospect ‘69, Städtische Künsthalle Düsseldorf, Germany

Lynda Benglis, Gary Dubosen, Alan Shields, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York NY

Other Ideas, Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit MI

Group Exhibition, Carmen Lamanna Gallery, Toronto, Canada

Lynda Benglis, Charles Close, Richard Van Buren, David Paul, Bykert Gallery, New York NY

 

 

Awards

 

2022

Lifetime Achievement Award, Women's Caucus for Art, Chicago

 

2017

Lifetime Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award, The International Sculpture Center, Hamilton, New Jersey

 

2014

Honoree, Art Basel Miami Beach Women in the Arts

Honoree, New Museum Gala, New York

 

2012

Honoree, The Brodsky Center for Innovative Editions at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick

Elected Member, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York

 

2011

College Art Association Distinguished Artist Award for Lifetime Achievement

 

2010

Honoree, Sculpture Center Gala, New York

 

2000

Honorary Doctorate, Kansas City Art Institute, Missouri

 

1990

National Endowment for the Arts Grant, Washington, D.C.

 

1989

National Council of Art Administration Grant, Washington, D.C.

 

1988

Delphi Art Symposium Grant, Greece

Minos Beach Art Symposium Grant, Agios Nikolaos, Crete

Olympiad of Art Sculpture Park Grant, Korea

 

1979

National Endowment for the Arts Grant, Washington, D.C.

 

1976

Artpark Grant, Lewiston, New York

Australian Arts Council Award

 

1975

Recipient, Guggenheim Fellowship, New York

 

1965

Max Beckmann Scholarship, The Brooklyn Museum, New York

 

1963

The Yale-Norfolk School of Art Scholarship, Norfolk, Connecticut

 

 

Public Commissions

 

Federal Plaza, Albany NY

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Atlanta GA

Prudential Insurance Company, Parsippany NJ

Olympic Sculpture Park, Seoul, Korea

U.S. Consulate General, Mumbai, India

 

 

Selected Public Collections

 

Ackland Art Museum, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill NC

AD&A Museum, University of California, Santa Barbara CA

Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Queens University, Kingston, Canada

Akron Art Museum, Akron OH

Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo NY

Alexandria Museum of Art, Alexandria LA

Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin OH

Anderson Collection at Stanford University, Stanford CA

Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock AR

Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago IL

Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi TX

Arteleku, San Sebastian, Spain

Asheville Art Museum, Asheville NC

Atlantic Center for the Arts, New Smyrna Beach FL

Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, New Zealand

Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore MA

Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham AL

Blanton Museum of Art, University of Texas at Austin, Austin TX

Block Museum of Art, Northwestern University, Evanston IL

Brenau University Galleries, Gainesville GA

Brooklyn Museum, New York NY

Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown OH

Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh PA

Castellani Art Museum, Niagara University, Lewiston NY

Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France

Centro Galego de Arte Contemporanea, Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Chase Manhattan Bank, New York NY

Chatham University Art Gallery, Pittsburgh PA

Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati OH

Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland OH

Collezione La Gaia Busca, Italy

Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia SC

Contemporary Art Museum, St. Louis MO

Cranford Collection, London, United Kingdom

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville AR

Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas TX

Davis Museum, Wellesley College, Wellesley MA

Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington DE

Denver Museum of Art, Denver CO

Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit MI

Dominican Museum, Rottweil, Germany

Donum Estate, Sonoma CA

Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse NY

Fabric Workshop Museum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Federal Plaza, Albany NY

Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco CA

Fleming Museum of Art, University of Vermont, Burlington VT

G.A.M. Gallery of Modern Art of Turin, Italy

Georgia Museum of Art, Athens GA

Glenstone Foundation, Potomac MD

Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand

Greenville County Museum of Art, Greenville SC

Grey Art Gallery, New York University, New York NY

Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton NY

Hammer Museum, Los Angeles CA

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Atlanta GA

Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge MA

Harwood Museum of Art, Taos NM

High Museum of Art, Atlanta GA

Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

Honolulu Museum of Art, Honolulu HI

Hood Museum of Art, Hanover NH

Huntington Museum of Art, Huntington WV

H. Lee Moffit Cancer Center & Research Institute, Tampa FL

Imperial Calcasieu Museum, Lake Charles LA

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis IN

The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston MA

Irish Museum of Modern Art, Royal Hospital, Kilmainham, Dublin

Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Jewish Museum, New York NY

John and Mabel Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota FL

Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha NE

Kistefos-Museet, Jevnaker, Norway

Kunsthaus Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

Kunstmuseum Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Dusseldorf, Germany

Linda Pace Foundation, San Antonio TX

Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles CA

Magasin III, Stockholm, Sweden

Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art, Kansas State University, Manhattan KS

Marieluise Hessel Collection, Hessel Museum of Art, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson NY

Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art, University of Nevada, Las Vegas NV

Masur Museum, Monroe LA

Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Memphis TN

Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York NY

Miami-Dade Community College, Miami FL

Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee WI

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth TX

Montclair Art Museum, Montclair NJ

Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain

Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago IL

Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles CA

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego CA

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston MA

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston TX

Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg FL

Museum of Glass, Tacoma WA

The Museum of Modern Art, New York NY

Muzeum Susch, Zernez, Switzerland

Nasher Museum of Art, Duke University, Durham NC

National Gallery of Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

National Gallery of Australia, Canberra

National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia

National Museum of Art, Osaka, Japan

National Museum of Art, Oslo, Norway

National Museum of Art, Tokyo, Japan

National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington D.C.

Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City MO

Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase NY

New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe NM

New Mexico State University Art Gallery, Las Cruces NM

Newcomb Art Museum, Tulane University, New Orleans LA

New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans LA

Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art, Logan UT

Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach FL

Oakland Museum of California, Oakland CA

Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans LA

Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma City OK

Olympic Sculpture Park, Seoul, South Korea

Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs CA

Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY

Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Museum, Philadelphia PA

Pensacola Museum of Art, Pensacola FL

Perez Art Museum, Miami FL

Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia PA

Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix AZ

Portland Art Museum, Portland OR

Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton NJ

Prudential Insurance Company, Parsippany NJ

Remai Modern, Saskatoon, Canada

Rhode Island School of Design Museum of Art, Providence RI

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco CA

Seattle Art Museum, Seattle WA

Serralves Museum, Porto, Portugal

Sheldon Museum of Art, University of Nebraska, Lincoln NE

Sidney Mishkin Gallery, Baruch College, New York NY

Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago IL

Smithsonian American Art Museum, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York NY

South Bend Regional Museum of Art, South Bend IN

South Dakota Art Museum, University of South Dakota, Brookings SD

Speed Art Museum, Louisville KY

Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Storm King Art Center, Mountainville NY

St. Louis Art Museum, St. Louis MO

Tate Modern, London, United Kingdom

Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo OH

United States Mission to the United Nations, New York NY

University Art Gallery, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces NM

University of Arizona Museum of Art, Tucson AZ

University of California Berkeley Art Museum, Berkeley  CA

University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor MI

University of South Florida Art Museum, Tampa FL

University of Wyoming Art Museum, Laramie WY

U.S. Consulate General, Mumbai, India

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond VA

Walker Art Center, Minneapolis MN

Weatherspoon Art Museum, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro NC

Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus OH

Whitney Museum of American Art, New York NY

Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown MA

Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven CT

 

Photo: Paul O'Conner
Photo: Paul O'Conner