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|Abstract pattern painter and public works artist Valerie Jaudon was
born in 1945 in Greenville, Mississippi and lives and works in New York
City. The artist has received numerous commissions for murals,
tile designs, courtyards and fountains, including a wall mural for the
Atlanta, Georgia City Hall; a ceiling mural in the Philadelphia,
Pennsylvania INA building; the Blue Pools Courtyard at the Birmingham
Museum of Art, Mississippi; and New York City works including a paving
plan for Police Plaza at the Civic Center; and metal fences for the
Metropolitan Transit Authority. |
Collectible works may be found
in the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C., and the
Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, Connecticut.
education in art took place in 1963-1965 at the Mississippi University
for Women, Columbus; 1965 at the Memphis Academy of Art, Tennessee;
1966-1967 at the University of the Americas, Mexico City; and 1968-1969
at St. Martin's School of Art, London, England.
paintings in 1975 at the Museum of Modern Art, New York City; 1976 at
the Albright-Knox Gallery, Buffalo, New York; 1977, the Pennsylvania
Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia; 1979, the Galerie Bishofberger,
Zurich, Switzerland; 1980, Galerie Hans Strelow, Dusseldorf, Germany;
and 1983, Quadrat Museum, Bottrop, Germany. Twenty-year retrospective
at Mississippi Museum of Art, Jackson, 1996.
Valerie Jaudon's awards include:
2002 Mississippi Committee of the National Museum of Women in the Arts
1999 Distinguished Alumna, Mississippi University for Women, Columbus
1997 Mississippi Institute of Arts and Letters
1996 Women's City Club of New York
1992 New York Foundation for the Arts grant
1988 National Endowment for the Arts grant
1987 Art Commission of the City of New York (for Police Plaza design)
1981 Mississippi Institute of Arts and Letters
1980 New York State CAPS grant
1980 American Society of Landscape Architects
1980 Charles Ireland Memorial Sculpture Garden , Birmingham Museum
Jules and Nancy Heller, "North American Women Artists of the 20th Century"
|Biography from Von Lintel Gallery:|
|VALERIE JAUDON was born in Greenville, Mississippi and lives and works in New York City|
SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2005 Von Lintel Gallery, New York (catalog)
2003 Von Lintel Gallery, New York
1999 Stadel Museum, Frankfurt, Germany
Mississippi Museum of Art, Jackson. (catalog)
1998 Betsy Senior Gallery, New York
1996 Sidney Janis Gallery, New York
Mississippi Museum of Art, Jackson, Mississippi (catalog)
Gallery Camino Real, Boca Raton, Florida
1994 The Barbara Scott Gallery, Bay Harbor Islands, Florida
1993 Sidney Janis Gallery, New York (catalog)
1990 Sidney Janis Gallery, New York (catalog)
1988 Sidney Janis Gallery, New York (catalog)
1986 Sidney Janis Gallery, New York (catalog)
1985 Sidney Janis Gallery, New York (catalog)
Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia
McIntosh/Drysdale Gallery, Washington D.C.
1983 Sidney Janis Gallery, New York (catalog)
Quadrat Museum, Bottrop, Germany (catalog)
Amerika Haus, Berlin, Germany (catalog)
Dart Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
1981 Corcoran Gallery, Los Angeles, California
Holly Solomon Gallery, New York
1980 Galerie Hans Strelow, Dusseldorf, Germany
1979 Galerie Bischofberger, Zurich, Switzerland
Holly Solomon Gallery, New York
1978 Holly Solomon Gallery, New York
1977 Holly Solomon Gallery, New York
Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia
MUSEUM AND PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York
Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, Connecticut
Bard College, Marieluise Hessel Collection, Center For Curatorial
Studies, Annandale-on- Hudson, New York
Birmingham Museum of Art, Alabama
Dayton Art Institute, Ohio
Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, Los Angeles
Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Greenville County Museum of Art, South Carolina
Guild Hall, East Hampton, New York
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.
Indiana University Art Museum, Bloomington, Indiana
Louisiana Museum, Humlebaek, Denmark
Ludwig Museum, Budapest
Mississippi Museum of Art, Jackson, MS.
Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York
Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig , Vienna, Austria
Museu de Arte Moderna, Berardo Collection, Lisbon, Portugal
National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington D.C.
Orlando Museum of Art, Florida
Polk Museum of Art, Lakeland, Florida
Rutgers University, Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, Brunswick, New Jersey
Sammlung_Ludwig Museum, Aachen, Germany
Stadel Museum, Frankfurt Germany
St. Louis Art Museum, Missouri
Tyler Museum of Art, Tyler Texas
Vassar College, The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Poughkeepsie, New York
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