Tom Wesselmann

- Selected Works
- Biography

(Cincinnati 1931 – New York 2004)

The U.S. artist is considered one of the leading exponents of American Pop Art. After graduating in psychology at the University of Cincinnati, in 1956 began his studies at the Cooper Union School of Arts and Architecture in New York. In 1961 he organized the first solo exhibition in New York. The following year he took part in the group exhibition New Realists, organized by Sidney Janis Gallery of New York. This is the moment that marks the beginning of an international success.

- Exhibitions
  • 2013

    Pop Art Accrochage, Fluegel-Roncak Gallery, Nuremberg, Germany
    Tom Wesselmann - Galerie Thomas Modern, Munich

  • 2012

    Objects Of Desire - Davidson Contemporary, New York City, NY
    Objects Of Desire - Maxwell Davidson Gallery, New York City, NY
    Beyond Pop-Art - The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts - Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal, Montreal, QC
    Tom Wesselmann - Galerie de Bellefeuille, Montreal, QC
    Tom Wesselmann - David Janis Gallery, New York City, NY

  • 2011

    Highlights - Galerie Klaus Benden, Cologne
    Grafiken" - Galerie Klaus Benden, Cologne
    Tom Wesselmann - Kreeger Museum, Washington, DC
    Galerie Fluegel-Roncak TOM WESSELMANN - Nudes and Flowers - Galerie Fluegel-Roncak, Nuremberg

  • 2010

    Tom Wesselmann: Plastic Works, Maxwell Davidson Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
    Tom Wesselmann Draws, Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, FL (solo)
    Tom Wesselmann: 1958 - 2004, Haunch of Venison Gallery, London, UK (solo)

  • 2008

    Dessins, gouaches, maquettes et peintures, JGM Galerie, Paris, France (solo)

  • 2007

    Tom Wesselmann: The Columns Gallery, Seoul, Korea (solo)
    Tom Wesselmann: Drop-Out, Yvon Lambert Gallery/Maxwell Davidson Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
    Tom Wesselmann: Drop-Out, Maxwell Davidson Gallery, New York, NY (solo)

  • 2006

    Tom Wesselmann: Nudes, The Andipa Gallery, London, UK (solo)

  • 2004

    Marcel Strouk / Galerie Rive Gauche, Paris, France (solo)

  • 2000

    Tom Wesselmann: Blue Nudes, Joesph Helman Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
    Tom Wesselmann, JGM Galerie, Paris, France (solo)

  • 1999

    Tom Wesselmann: Small Survey: Small Scale, Maxwell Davidson Gallery, New York, NY (solo)

  • 1998

    Wetterling Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden

  • 1997

    Tom Wesselmann, Galerie Benden Klimczak Viersen, Germany (solo)

  • 1996

    Tom Wesselmann Lasers and Lithos, Maxwell Davidson Gallery, New York, NY (solo)

  • 1995

    Tom Wesselmann, Sidney Janis Gallery, New York, NY (solo)

  • 1994

    Tom Wesselmann: Recent Works, Galerie Beatrice Wassermann, Munich, Germany (solo)

  • 1993

    Tom Wesselmann: New Cut Outs and Drawings, Wassermann Galerie, Munich, Germany (solo)

  • 1992

    Tom Wesselmann, Sidney Janis Gallery, New York, NY (solo)

  • 1991

    Galerie Tokoro, Tokyo, Japan (solo)

  • 1985

    Sidney Janis Gallery, New York, NY (solo)

  • 1983

    Sidney Janis Gallery, New York, NY (solo)

  • 1982

    Recent Work by Tom Wesselmann, Sidney Janis Gallery, New York, NY (solo)

  • 1981

    Hokin Gallery, Miami, FL

  • 1980

    New Sculpture & Paintings by Tom Wesselman, Sidney Janis Gallery, New York, NY (solo)

  • 1979

    Galerie Serge di Bloe, Brussels, Belgium
    Ehrlich Gallery, New York, NY
    Ehrlich Gallery, New York, NY

  • 1978

    Tom Wesselmann: Graphics 1964-77, Institute of Contemporary Art Boston, MA (solo)

  • 1976

    Sidney Janis Gallery, New York, NY (solo)

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