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artist

Jonathan Lewis Lasker, American artist. National Education Association fellow, 1987, 89.

Background

Lasker, Jonathan Lewis was born on July 30, 1948 in Jersey City. Son of Lester and Henrietta Selma (Gross) Lasker.

Education

Student, School Visual Arts, New York City, 1975-1977;student, California Institute Arts, 1977.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • One-man shows include Landmark Gallery, New York , Gunnar Kaldeway, Dusseldorf, Federal Republic Germany, 1981, Annette Gmeiner, Kirchzarten, Federal Republic Germany, 1984, Tibor de Nagy, New York City, 1984, 1986, Michael Werner, Cologne, Federal Republic Germany, 1986, 1987, 1990, Massimo Audiello, New York City, 1986, 1988, 1989, Anders Tornberg, Lund, Sweden, 1987, 1990, Gian Enzo Sperone, Rome, 1988, 1991, Sperone Westwater Gallery, New York City, 1991, 1993, 1996, 1999, 2002, 2003, Lars Bohman, Stockholm, 1991, 1994, 2001, Institute Contemporary Art University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1992, Thaddaeus Ropac Gallery, Paris, 1992, 1997, 2000, Witte de With Center Contemporary Art, Rotterdam, 1993, Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, 1993, Soledad Lorenzo, Madrid, 1995, 1998, Los Angeles Louver Gallery, 1995, Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Germany, 1997, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Holland, 1998, Kunstverein St. Gallen, Switzerland, 1998, Timothy Taylor, London, England, 1998, 2004, Forum for Contemporary Art, St. Louis, Missouri, The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery, Toronto, Canada, 1999, Rose Art Museum Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, 2000, Thomas Schulte, Berlin, 2002, 2003, K-20 Kunstsammlung Nord-Rhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf, Germany, 2003, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid, 2003, Kunstallen Brandts Klaedefabrik, Odense, Denmark, 2005, Galleria Cardi & Company, Milan, 2005, numerous others, exhibited in group shows at Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Wacoal Art Center, Tokyo, 1985, Rose Art Museum Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, 1986, 1999, Corcoran Gallery Art, Washington, 1987, Roos Museum, Malmo, Sweden, University North Texas, Denton, J.B. Speed Museum, Louisville, Alberta College Art, Edmonton, Canada, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, Santa Fe Community College, Gainesville, Florida, Metropolitan Museum Art, New York City, 1988, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1989, Marc Richards Gallery, Los Angeles, Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg, Austria, 1989, 2001, 2003, 2004, Paris, 1992, 1999, Scott Hansen Gallery, New York City, 1990, Pace Gallery, 1990, Sperone Westwater Gallery, 1991, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2001, Gallery Modern Art, Bologna, Italy, 1991, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, 1991, 2004, Museum Contemporary Art of Dayton Art Institute, 1992, Documenta IX, Kassel, Germany, Gallerie Nächst Sankt Stephan, Vienna, 1992, Ruth Bloom Gallery, Los Angeles, 1993, Hayward Gallery, London, 1994, Center for the Fine Arts, Miami, 1994, Virginia Museum Fine Arts, Richmond, 1995, Museum Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Folkwang Museum, Essen, Germany, 1995, Museum Reina Sofia, Madrid, 1996, Kunsthalle Zurich, Switzerland, 1996, Musée D'Art Modern Centre, St. Etienne France, 1997, Museum American Art of Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts, Philadelphia, 1998, Malmø Konsthall, Sweden, 1998, Menil Collection, Houston, 1999, Aargauer Kunsthaus, Aarau, Switzerland, 2000, Palazzo Cavour, Turin, Italy, 2000, Michael Hue-Williams, London, England, 2000, Rudolfinum Ctr for Contemporary Art, Prague, Czech Republic, 2001, Kunstverein St. Gallen in Kunstmuseum, Switzerland, 2001, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut, 2002, Museum Morsbroich, Leverkusen, Germany, 2003, Orlando Museum Art, Florida, 2004, Samuel Dorsky Museum Art, New Platz, New York, 2005, Chelsea Museum Art, New York City, 2005, Bachelor-California Kunstforum, Vienna, Austria, 2005, National Academy Museum, New York City, 2006, numerous others, Represented in permanent collections Corcoran Gallery, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Wacoal Art Center, Tokyo, Whitney Museum American Art, New York City, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Fond. National d'Art Contemporain, Paris, High Museum, Atlanta, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo, Seville, Spain, La Fundacion Caja De Pensiones, Barcelona, Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York , Los Angeles County Museum Art, California, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid, Musée National D'Art Modern Centre Pompidov, Paris, Birmingham Museum Art, Alabama. Critic (numerous art books, catalogs, magazines including) Beyond Boundaries: New York's New Art (Jerry Saltz), New York Art Now, The Saatchi Collection (Dan Cameron), The Silent Baroque (Christian Leigh editor), Interpreting Contemporary Art (Rainer Crone and David Moos), Art at the End of the Social (Collins and Milazzo), Art Since Mid-Century: 1945 to the Present (Daniel Wheeler), Jonathan Lasker, Telling the Tales of Painting (Rainer Crone and David Moos), The 20th Century Art Book (Tony Godfrey, Melissa Larner, et al), History Modern Art (H.H. Arnason and Marla Prather) 4th edition, History Modern Art (H.H. Arnason and Peter Kalb) 5th edition, Art of the 20th Century (Ingo Walther, editor) Taschen Verlag, Modern Art (Sam Hunter, John Jacobus, Daniel Wheeler) 3d review edition, Caravaggio on the Beach: Essays on Art in the 1990's (Richard Milazzo), Art News (February 1990, April 1992, February 2004), Le Monde (June 1992), Art in America, (April 1995), Contemporary Visual Arts (April-May 2000), Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (October 2003), New Yorker, Peter Schjeldahl (December 2003).

Connections

father:
Lester Lasker

mother:
Henrietta Selma (Gross) Lasker