George Nick

 

Education   Solo Exhibitions
Selected Bibliography   Selected Publlc Collections
   


Born Rochester. NY. 1927

Education

1961-63        Yale University, New Haven, CT; B.F.A, M.F.A
1957-58        Art Students League, New York
1957-52        Brooklyn Museum of Art School, New York
1948-51        Cleveland Institute of Art, 0H
Solo Exhibitions
2005             Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York, also 1985, 1984,
                     1982, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977
2004             Concord Art Association, MA;
                     The Art Gallery at The University of New Hampshire, Durhap, NH;
                     Springfield Art Museum, M0;
                     The Eleanor D. Wilson Museum at Hollins University, Roanoke, VA;
                     New York Studio School of Drawing Painting, and Sculpture, New York
                     Gallery NAGA, Boston, MA, also 2002, 2000, 1997, 1995
                     Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, also 1984
2003             Fischbach Gallery, NewYork, also 2000, 1998, 1996,
                     1994, 1993, 1991, 1988, 1986
2000             Hollins Art Gallery, Hollins University, Roanoke, VA
1999             0ffice ofthe Senate President, State House, Boston, MA
1997             Museum of Transportation, Brookline, MA
1993             Ackland Art Museum.The Universitv of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC
                     Massachusetts College ofArt, Boston, MA
1989             Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago, lL, also 1982, 1977, 1974, 1972, 1969
1987             The Harcus Gallery, Boston, MA, also 1984
1982             Harcus Krakow Gallery, Boston, MA, also 1979,1974
1971             100 Acres Gallery, Chicago, lL
1967             Schoelkolpf Gallery, New York, also 1965
1964             Carnegie Institute 0f Art, Pittsburgh, PA

Selected Bibliography

McKanick, Arlene. "George Nick" ARTnews (February 2004).
Johnson, Ken. "George Nick, 'Plein-Air Meditation'." The New York Times (October 31, 2003).
Disch, Thomas M. "Gallery-Going The New York Sun (0ctober 30, 2003).
McCoy, Mary Bucci. "Erlich Gallery/Marblehead: George Nick." Art New England (August/September 2003).
Johnson, Ken. "Light as Air" The New York Times (August 1, 2003).
Corbett, William, "Painting in Boston: 1950-2000 Art New England (0ctober/November 2002).
McQuaid, Cate. "Nick Colors Familiar Subjects with New Feeling" The Boston Globe (April 5,2002).
Levinson, Betsy. "New Energy in Art Association Exhibitl' Concord Journal (April 4, 200t).
Naves, Mario.'A Palette Rooted in its Subjectl'The NewYork Observer (December 25, 2000-January 1, 2001),
Worth, Alexi. "Galleries Uptowni' The NewYorker (December 25, 2000-January 1,2001).
Zimmer, Walter. "Gaining Space and optimism, Two Galleries Head North" The New York Times (April 4, 1999).
Unger, Miles. "George Nick" ARTnews (April 1998).
Chippendale, Christopher. "En Route with George Nick" Art New Engand (FebruarylMarch 1998).
McQuaid, Cate. "Toying with Reality's Realistic Toys" The Boston Globe (November 13, 1997).
Review. "George Nick: New Paintings" Art New England (0ctober/November 1997).
White, John R. "Here: Automotive Art Exhibit; Coming: A Stanley Centennial" The Boston Globe(March 15, 1997),
McQuaid, Cate. "Natural Deceptions; Rejoicing Stars." The Boston Globe (May 2, 1996).
Mclan, Nico. "George Nick: Retrospective Exhibitlon" Art New England (April 1993).
Review.'Art Exhibit Centers on Campus Paintings.' Chapel Hlll Herald (August 22, t993).
McFadden, Lee. "Paintings Commissioned for Bicentennlal to go on Display" Chapel Hill Herald (August 23, 1993).
Temin, Christine. "The Skill and Sincerity of Georgg Nlck" The Boston Globe (February 3, 1993).

Raynor, Vivien. " A Show's Star is the Steam Locomotive" New York Times (March 15, 1992).
Bass, Ruth. "George Nick" ARTnews (January 1989).
Daxland,John, Review. NewYorkDaily News (September 17, 1988).
Grad, Bonnie. "Nick Sees New Things in Familiar Scenes" The Boston Globe (November 8, 1987).
Henry, Gerrit. Review Art ln Amerlca (September 1981).
Raynor, Vivien. Review New York Times (March 13, 1981).
Kramer, Hilton. Review New York Times (December 14, 1979).

 

Selected Publlc Collections

Ackland Museum of Art, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
Currier Gallery of Art, Manchester, NH
DeCordova Museum. Lincoln. MA
The Art Museum, Florida International University, Miami, Fl
Folkswang Museum, Essen, Germany
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C.
Instltute 0f Contemporary Art, Boston, MA
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Natlonal Academy of Design, New York
National Museum of Johannesburg, South Africa
Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA
Weatherspoon Art Gallery, Greensboro, NC
Tel Avlv Museum of Art, lsrael

 

Teaching

2000-01        Hollins University, Frances Niederer Artist in Residence, Roanoke, VA
1969-94        Massachusetts College ofArt, Boston, MA
1966-69        University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
1965-66        Maryland Institute of Fine Art, Baltimore, MD
1964-65        Carnegie Institute ofTechnology, Pittsburgh, PA
1963-64        Garland Junior College, Boston, MA