Harold Altman Biography

New York, USA, 1924 ? Pennsylvania, USA, 2003

An American artist, Harold Altman is internationally known and widely collected. His subtle pieces show the beauty and serenity of much of the American landscape.

He attended The Art Students League, The Cooper Union, and The New School, all in New York City, Black Mountain College, in North Carolina, and L?Academie de la Grande Chaumiere, in Paris, France.

Altman has received numerous awards, grants and fellowships. Among them are two Guggenheim Fellowships, a Tamarind Lithography Fellowship, a National Institute of the Arts and Letters Award, a Fulbright-Hayes Senior Research Fellowship for work in France and a National Endowment for the Arts Grant.


2007 - PicassoMio.com

1994 - Park West Galleries. Southfield, USA. - Multiple Impressions. New York, USA. - Merrill Chase Galleries. Chicago, USA.

1992 - Galleria Prova. Tokyo, Japan - Pierre Hautot Galerie. Paris, France

1981 - Concept Gallery. Pittsburgh, USA. - Tower Park Gallery. Peoria, USA. - Editions Limited Galleries. Indianapolis, USA.

1980 - Impressions Gallery. Boston, USA. - Collective Impressions. Baltimore, USA. - Stadia Graphics Gallery. Sydney, Australia. - Dorothy Bradley Gallery. Milwaukee, USA. - Lumley Cazalet Gallery- London, UK. - Marjorie Kauffman Gallery. Houston, USA. - Jane Haslem Gallery. Washington, DC, USA.

1979 - Kunsthandlung Goyert. Cologne, Germany.

1977 - Gross-McLeaf Gallery. Philadelphia, USA. - Sagot-Le Garrec. Paris, France.

1976 - The Print Cabinet. Wilton, USA. - The Gloria Luria Gallery. Miami, USA. - The Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art. Winston-Salem, USA. - Oklahoma Art Center. USA.

1975 - Usis Sanat Galerisi. Izmir, Turkey. - The National Academy of Art. Ankara, Turkey.

1974 - The Wustum Museum of Art.

1973 - 1640 Gallery. Montreal, Canada.

1969 - Milwaukee Art Center. USA.

1966 - Kovler Gallery. Chicago, USA. - Weyhe Gallery. New York, USA.

1963 - The Contemporaries Gallery. New York, USA.

1962 - Felix Landau Gallery. Los Angeles, USA.

1961 - The Escuela Nacional de Artes Plasticas. Mexico City, Mexico. - The San Francisco Museum of Art. USA. - The Santa Barbara Museum of Art. USA.

1960 - Peter Deitsch Gallery. New York, USA. - The Art Institute of Chicago. USA.

1958 - The Martha Jackson Gallery. New York, USA.

1951 - Galerie Huit. Paris, France.

SELECTED MUSEUM COLLECTIONS: - Anchorage Fine Arts Museum - Art Institute of Chicago - Boston Museum of Fine Arts - Brooklyn Museum of Art - Butler Institute of American Art - Cincinnati Museum of Art - Cleveland Museum of Art - DeCordova and Dana Museum - Dulin Gallery of Art - Georgia Museum of Art - Harvard University Fogg Museum of Art - Indianapolis Museum of Art - Kunstmuseum; Basel, Switzerland - Los Angeles County Museum - Malmo Museum; Malmo, Sweden - Memphis Brooks Museum of Art - Metropolitan Museum of Art - Minnesota Museum of Art - Musee Carnavalet; Paris - Museum of Graphic Arts; New York - Museum of Modern Art; Haifa, Israel - Museum of Modern Art; New York - National Gallery of Art - Norfolk Museum - North Carolina Museum of Art - Philadelphia Museum of Art - Princeton University Museum of Art - Royal Museum of Fine Arts; Copenhagen - San Diego Museum of Art - San Francisco Museum of Art - Smithsonian Institute - Stedlijk Museum of Amsterdam - Victoria and Albert Museum; London - Walker Art Center - Whitney Museum of Art - Yale University Museum of Art