Alex Katz

Alex Katz

1927

 

Born July 24 in Brooklyn, New York

1928

 

Moves to St. Albans, Queens

1946-49

 

Studies at The Cooper Union, New York

1949-50

 

Studies at Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, Maine

1954

 

First one-person show (Roko Gallery, New York)

1955

 

Makes first collages

1968

 

Moves to present home and studio in New York

1974

 

Alex Katz Prints, a traveling exhibition at The Whitney Museum of American Art

1986

 

Alex Katz, a traveling retrospective exhibition at The Whitney Museum of American Art

1988

 

Alex Katz: A Print Retrospective at the Brooklyn Museum of Art

1995

 

Alex Katz: American Landscape at Staatliche Kunsthalle, Baden-Baden, Germany

1996

 

Alex Katz at I.V.A.M. Centre Julio Gonzalez, Valencia, Spain

1996-98

 

Alex Katz Under the Stars: American Landscapes 1951-1995, organized by the Institute for Contemporary Art/P.S. 1 Museum, opens