Alfred Leslie

Selected Works Thumbnail View
Brenna Gordon, 1984 Oil on canvas 77 x 84 in. Brenna Gordon, 1984 Oil on canvas 77 x 84 in. 

Brenna Gordon, 1984

Oil on canvas

77 x 84 in. 

Elisabeth, Paul and Dargelos, 2005 - 2016   Pigment print   60 x 68  in.Elisabeth, Paul and Dargelos, 2005 - 2016   Pigment print   60 x 68  in.

Elisabeth, Paul and Dargelos, 2005 - 2016  

Pigment print  

60 x 68  in.

Reno, 2005-2016 Pigment print 77 x 60 in.     Reno, 2005-2016 Pigment print 77 x 60 in.     

Reno, 2005-2016

Pigment print

77 x 60 in. 

 

 

Cindy Cresswell, 1976-1977 Oil on canvas 108 x 72 in.Cindy Cresswell, 1976-1977 Oil on canvas 108 x 72 in.

Cindy Cresswell, 1976-1977

Oil on canvas

108 x 72 in.

Other Works
The Lives of Some WomenThe Lives of Some Women
The Lives of Some Women
100 Views Along the Road100 Views Along the Road
100 Views Along the Road

2016

The Toast is Burning, Bruce Silverstein Gallery, New York, NY

Outsiders, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada

Alfred Leslie: 10 Men, The Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH

Beat Generation, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France

 

2014

The Killing Cycle, Haggerty Museum, Milwaukee, WI

American Academy, Hugo Von Aschenbach

The Art Show, ADA

The National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

 

2013
Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI

 

2007-2012
MoMA Abstract Expressionist exhibition, New York, NY

Slought Foundation, Philadelphia, PA

Smithsonian Institution National Portrait Gallery, Washington, D.C.

San Francisco Film Archive, San Francisco, CA

Ludwig Foundation, Havana, Cuba

 

2001-2006
American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY

 

1996

The Centro Cultural/ Arte Contemporario, Mexico

Studio School, New York, NY

Huntington Museum, Huntington, VA

 

1995

Oil and Steel Gallery, New York, NY

Pace Graphics, New York, NY

 

1994-1992

Pace Graphics, New York, NY

Whitney Museum, New York, NY

 

1991
Joseloff Gallery, University of Hartford, CT

 

1989
Boca Raton Museum of Art, FL

 

1988
The College Art Gallery, College of St. Rose, Albany, NY

The Art Museum at Florida International University, Miami, FL

 

1987
Hill Gallery, Birmingham, MI

Compass Rose Gallery, Chicago Illinois

Krygier/Landaau Gallery, Los Angeles

One Penn Plaza, New York, NY

Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Oil and Steel Gallery, New York, NY

 

1986
Texas Art Gallery, Houston

Contemporary Art Center, New Orleans

Wichita Art Museum, Wichita, KS

Queens Museum, Flushing, NY

Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, FL

New York Studio School, New York, NY

 

1985

Lehman College Art Gallery, Bronx, NY

Kenkelba House, NY

Isetan Museum of Art, Tokyo, Japan

 

1984

100 Views Along the Road: The Watercolors of Alfred Leslie, Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA

Large Drawings, Center for the Arts, Wesleyan University, Wesleyan, CT

Action Precision, Newport Harbor Museum, Newport Beach, California

Oil and Steel Gallery, New York, NY

 

1983

Allan Frumkin Gallery

American Still Life 1945- 1983, Contemporary Arts Museum

A Heritage Renewed, Oakland, California

20th Century American Drawings, International Exhibition Foundations

New York, New Art, Delaware Art Museum, DE

Oil and Steel Gallery, New York, NY

 

1982

Oil and Steel Gallery, New York, NY

 

1981

Realism/Photorealism, Philbrook Museum of Art, Tulsa, OK

Real, Really Real, Super Real: Directions in Contemporary American Realism, San Antonio Museum of Art, TX

Inside Out: Self Beyond Likeness, Newport Harbor Museum, Newport Beach, California

Contemporary American Realism Since 1960, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia

Amerikanische Malerei: 1930-1980, Haus der Kunst, Munich

 

1980

The Figurative Tradition and the Whitney Museum of American Art: Paintings and Sculpture from the Permanent Collection, Whitney Museum of Art, New York, NY

The Fifties: Aspects of Painting in New York, Hirshhorn Museum, Washington D.C.

American Portrait Drawings, National Portrait Gallery, Washington, D.C.

An American Choice, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

 

1979

Images of the Self, Hampshire College Art Gallery,

The Revival of Realism, Wilson Gallery, Lehigh University, PA

 

1978

Jorgensen Gallery, University of Connecticut

Artists Look At, Helen Foresman Spenser Museum of Art, University of Kansas

 

1977

Kilcawley Center Art Gallery, Youngstown State University, Youngstown, Ohio

Nothing But Nudes, Whitney Museum of American Art, NY

41st Annual Midyear Show, Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio

Drawings of the 70s, Museum of Modern Art, NY

A View of a Decade, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago

Perceptions of the Spirit in 20th Century American Art, Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis

8 Contemporary American Realists, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia

Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

American Film Institute, Washington D.C.

 

1976

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

Hirshhorn Museum, Washington, D.C.

Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago

America 1976, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

37th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy

The Figure in Drawings Now, Bennington College, Bennington, Vermont

30 Years of American Printmaking, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY

 

1975

Allan Frumkin Gallery, New York, NY

300 Years of the American Nude, New York Cultural Center, New York, NY

The Portrait, Boston University Art Gallery, Boston, MA

The Figure as Form: American Painting 1930-1975, St. Petersburg, Florida

 

1974

American Self-Portraits 1670-1973, National Portrait Gallery, Washington, D.C.

The Figure in Recent American Painting, Westminster College, St. John University

 

1973

American Drawings, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY

Drawings by Seven Realists, Marcus-Krakow Gallery, Boston

 

1972

Kunst um 1970, Neue Galerie der Stadt, Aachen

Annual Exhibition, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY

 

1971

Goldowsky Gallery, NY

Younger Abstract Expressionists of the 50s, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

Leslie, Thiebaud, Pearlstein, Hayden Gallery, Cambridge, MA

 

1970

22 Realists, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY

Information, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

 

1969

Noah Goldowsky Gallery, NY

Drawings: Recent Acquisitions, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

Aspects of a New Realism, Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI

 

1968

Realism Now, Vassar College Art Gallery, Poughkeepsie, New York, NY

The Poems of Frank O’Hara, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

 

1967

American Art of the 20th Century, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY

Recent Figurative Art, Bennington College, Bennigton, Vermont

Amos Anderson Gallery, Helsinki, Finland

In Memory of My Feelings: Frank O’Hara, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

 

1966

Museum Boymans-van Beunigen, Rotterdam

 

1965

American Collages, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

Painting Annual, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
 

1962

Holland Goldowsky Gallery, Chicago

Traveling- Art Since 1950, Seattle’s World Fair, Seattle

 

1961

Martha Jackson Gallery, New York, NY

David Anderson Gallery, New York, NY

Moderna Museet, Stockholm

Abstract Expressionist and Imagist, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY

Traveling- Four Americans: Jasper Johns, Alfred Leslie, Robert Rauschenberg, Richard Stankiewicz

Painting Annual, Whitney museum of American Art, New York, NY

Pasadena Art Museum, Pasadena, California

 

1960

Martha Jackson Gallery, NY

Sixty American Painters, 1960: Abstract Expressionist Painting of the 50s, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis

Y Bienal, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY

 

1959

Annual Exhibition and Project One: Longview Foundation Purchases in Moern American Painting and Sculpture, Whitney Museum of American Art, NY

Sixteen Americans, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

Neue Amerikanische Malerei, Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, Switzerland

Ten Painters and Sculptors: the Fifth Sao Paulo Biennial, Sao Paulo Brazil

 

1958

Robert Keene, Southampton, New York, NY

Pittsburgh International, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA

Young Americans, Musée d’ Art Moderne de la Villa de Paris

Festival of Two Worlds, Spoleto, Italy

Jewish Museum, New York, NY

Castelli Gallery, New York, NY

 

1957

Robert Keene, Southampton, New York, NY

Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

Traveling, Fourth International Art Exhibition: Japan

Annual Exhibition, Whitney Museum of Art, NY

Artists of the New York School, The Jewish Museum, NY

Signa Gallery, East Hampton, New York, NY

LV International, Gutai, Japan

Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York, NY

 

1955

Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

Traveling Recent Work by Young Americans

Four Artists, Hansa Gallery, New York, NY

 

1953

Sculpture by Painters, Tibor de Nagy Gallery, NY

 

1952
Tibor de Nagy Gallery, NY

 

1951
9th Street Show, 9th Street Gallery, NY

 

1950
New Tallent, Kootz Gallery, New York, NY