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sculptor

Donald Clarence Judd, American sculptor. Swedish Institute fellow, 1965, Guggenheim fellow, 1968; National Education Association grantee, 1967, 76; recipient Skowhegan medal for sculpture Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, 1987, Poses Brandeis University Creative Arts medal for sculpture, 1987, Stankowski prize Stankowski Foundation, 1992, 93, Sikkens award Sikkens Foundation, 1993.

Background

Judd, Donald Clarence was born on June 3, 1928 in Excelsior Springs, Missouri, United States. Son of Roy Clarence and Effie (Cowsert) Judd.

Education

Student, College William and Mary, 1948-1949; student, Art Students League, 1949-1953; Bachelor of Science in Philosophy, Columbia University, 1953; postgraduate, Columbia University, 1957-1962.

Career

Teacher, Brooklyn Institute Arts and Science, 1962-1964; visiting artist, Darmouth College, 1966.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Complete Writings 1959-1975, 1975. One-man shows include Panoras Gallery, 1957, Green Gallery, New York City, 1963, Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, 1966, 69, 70, 73, 75, 76, 78, 81, 83, 84, Whitney Museum American Art, 1968, Irving Blum Gallery, Los Angeles, 1968, 69, Galerie Bischofberger, Zurich, Switzerland, 1969, Galerie Ileana Sonnabend, Paris, 1969, Galerie Rudolph Zwirner, Cologne, Germany, 1969, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, 1970, Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, The Netherlands, 1970, Folkwang Museum, Essen, Germany, 1970, Konrad Fischer Dusseldorf, Germany, 1970, The Helman Gallery, St. Louis, 1970, Locksley-Shea Gallery, Minneapolis, 1970, Greenberg Gallery, St. Louis, 1970, Galerie Rolf Rick, Cologne, 1972, 87, 88-89, Galerie Daniel Templon, Paris, 1972, 75, Gian Enzo Sperone and Konrad Fischer, Rome, 1973, Lisson Gallery, London, 1974, 75, Ace Gallery, Venice, California, 1974-1977, Sable-Castelli Gallery, Toronto, 1976, Museum Modern Art, Oxford, England, 1976, Heiner Friedrich Gallery, New York City, 1977, 78, Cologne, 1977, 79, Munich, 1978, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, 1977, Art Museum South Texas, 1977, Nationalgalerie, Berlin, 1978, Foyer MGB, Zurich, 1978, Rijksmuseum Kröller-Müller, Otterlo, The Netherlands, 1978, Young-Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, 1978, Akron (Ohio) Art Institute, 1979, Thomas Segal Gallery, Boston, 1979, Galerie Annemarie Verna, Zurich, 1979, 80, 83, 85, 87-88, 90, Newport Harbor Art Museum, California, 1981, Larry Gagosian Gallery, Los Angeles, 1982, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, 1984, 87, Lia Rumma, Naples, Italy, 1985, Galerie Barbel Grasslin, Frankfurt-au-Main, Germany, 1985, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York City, 1985, 86, 88, 90, Galerie Nachst St. Stephan, Vienn, Austria, 1988, Castello di Rivoli, Italy, 1988, Vivian Horan Fine Art, New York City, 1988, Barbara Krakow and Thomas Segal Galleries, Boston, 1990, Jean Bernier, Athens, Greece, 1990, Soviet Cultural Foundation, Moscow, 1990, Persons & Lindell Gallery, Helsinki, Finland, 1990, Inkong Gallery, Seoul, Korea, 1991, Shizuoka (Japan) Prefectural Museum Art, 1992, numerous others. Retrospective exhibitions include Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, 1979, Blum Helman Gallery, New York City, 1983, Max Protech Gallery, New York City, 1984, 101 Spring St., New York City, 1984, 92-93, Galerie Aronowitsch, Stockholm, 1989-1990, Gallery Yamaguchi, Osaka, Japan, 1990, Galerie Rolf Rick, Cologne, 1991, St. Louis Art Museum, 1991, Galerie Ryszard Varisella, Frankfurt, Germany, 1991, Jean Bernier, Athens, 1991, Victoria Miro, London, 1991, Galerie Meert Rihout, Brussels, 1992, Gallery Yamaguchi, Osaka, Galerie Tanit, Munich, 1992, Kasseler Kunstverein, Kassel, Germany, 1992, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, 1993-1994, Galerie Gmurzynska, Cologne, 1994.

Membership

Member Royal Academy Fine Arts (foreign member), Littlefield Society.

Connections

Children: Flavin Starbuck, Rainer Yingling.

father:
Roy Clarence Judd

mother:
Effie (Cowsert) Judd

children:
Rainer Yingling Judd

Flavin Starbuck Judd