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  • Born 1939, Chicago, IL
  • Home and studio in Taos, NM and studio in Venice CA

Selected Solo/Two person exhibitions

2017

  • Larry Bell & Frank Stella, Marianne Boesky Gallery, Aspen
  • Pacific Red, Pepperdine & Frederick R Weisman Modern of Art, Malibu

2016

  • Larry Bell, Hauser & Wirth, New York

2015

  • Larry Bell: 6x6 An Improvisation, White Cube's Off-Site Project, Design District, Miami
  • Another Minimalism: Art after Califronia Light and Space, Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh
  • 2D-3D: Glass & Vapor, White Cube, London

2014

  • Larry Bell: 6x6 An Imporvisation, Chinati Foundation, Marfa, Texas
  • Light and Red, White Cube Hong Kong
  • Orange Juice and Teeth, Memories of 9/11 and the Time Machine, David Anthony Fine Art, Taos, New Mexico
  • The Carnival Series, White Cube Sao Paulo

2013

  • Mirage Collage and the Light Knots, White Cube, London
  • Light Knots, ARTS Manhattan, Manhattan Beach
  • Recent Work, Frank Lloyd Gallery, Santa Monica

2012

  • Kayne Griffin Corcoran Gallery, Santa Monica
  • Larry Bell Installation, Harwood Museum of Art, Taos

2011

  • Early Work, Frank Lloyd Gallery, Santa Monica, California
  • Larry Bell: In Perspective, Carré d'Art-Musée d'art Contemporain, Nîmes

2010

  • Portraits of Joan: New Collages, Frank Lloyd Gallery, Santa Monica

2008

  • New Small Works, Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London
  • New Works on Paper, Logan Fine Arts, Houston
  • New Small Works, Jacobson Howard Gallery, New York
  • New Works, Seiler + Mosseri-Marlio Galerie AG, Zurich
  • Works on Paper, Frank Lloyd Gallery, Santa Monica
  • Oeuvres récentes, Galerie Daniel Templon, Paris

2007

  • New Work, Haines Gallery, San Francisco
  • New Sculpture, Danese Gallery, New York
  • Larry Bell, Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London

2006

  • Cubes, Frank Lloyd Gallery, Santa Monica
  • Galerie Daniel Templon, Paris
  • Cubes and Works on Canvas, Annandale Galleries, Sydney

2005

  • Alan Koppel Gallery, Chicago
  • McClain Gallery, Houston, Texas
  • Jacobson Howard Gallery, New York
  • Pace / Wildenstein, New York
  • Larry Bell: New Works, Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London

2004

  • Larry Bell Venice Annex, 77 Market Street, Venice

2003

  • St. John’s College Art Gallery, Santa Fe

2002

  • Roswell Museum & Art Center, Roswell
  • Made for Arolsen, Museum Abteiberg, Monchengladbach
  • New Gallery, Houston

2001

  • Gallery Gan, Tokyo
  • Larry Bell: Fractions, SkovRidder AS, Oslo

2000

  • Larry Bell Annex/New Directions Gallery
  • Larry Bell: 1,000 Fractions, Center Galleries, Center for Creative Studies, Detroit
  • Kiyo Higashi Gallery, Los Angeles

1999

  • Museum Moderner Kunst Landkreis Cuxhaven, Ottendorf
  • Wood Street Galleries, Pittsburgh

1998

  • Seljord Art Association, Seljord
  • Glass and Paper, Bergen Kunstmuseum, Bergen

1997

  • Reykjavik Municipal Art Museum, Reyjavik
  • Zones of Experience, The Art of Larry Bell, The Albuquerque Museum, Albuquerque

1996

  • Sumer, Art et Industrie Gallery, New York
  • Braunstein/Quay Gallery, San Francisco

1995

  • Indigo Gallery, Boca Raton, Florida
  • Larry Bell Untitled x 2, Denver Museum of Art, Close Range Gallery, Denver
  • Larry Bell’s Vapor Drawings, University of Wyoming Art Museum, Laramie
  • New Glass Sculptures, Galerie Montenay-Giroux, Paris

1994

  • Kiyo Higashi Gallery, Los Angeles
  • Larry Bell Glass and Denim Constructions, Braunstein/Quay Gallery, San Francisco
  • Dartmouth Street Gallery, Albuquerque
  • Larry Bell: Recent Improvisations, Leedy/Voulkos Gallery, Kansas City

1993

  • New Gallery, Houston
  • New Directions Gallery, Taos
  • Glass Constructions, Kiyo Higashi Gallery, Los Angeles
  • Tavelli Gallery, Aspen

1992

  • Mixing Media and Metaphor: LB's Abstract Painting, Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa
  • Kiyo Higashi Gallery, Los Angeles
  • Janus Gallery, Santa Fe
  • Dartmouth Street Gallery, Albuquerque
  • New Gallery, Houston

1991

  • Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York
  • Larry Bell Mirage Works, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson
  • Braunstein/Quay Gallery, San Francisco
  • New Directions Gallery, Taos
  • New Gallery, Houston
  • Larry Bell: New Work, Dartmouth Street Gallery, Albuquerque
  • Sena Galleries West, Santa Fe

1990

  • Galerie Montenay, Paris
  • San Antonio Art Insitute, San Antonio
  • Galerie Rolf Ricke, Cologne
  • Kiyo Higashi Gallery, Los Angeles
  • Galerie Kammer, Hamburg
  • Sena Galleries West, Santa Fe
  • New Gallery, Houston

1989

  • Larry Bell: Work from New Mexico, Musée d’Art Contemporain, Lyon
  • New Directions Gallery, Taos
  • Kiyo Higashi Gallery, Los Angeles
  • Larry Bell Mirage Paintings, Leedy-Voulkos Gallery, The Art Center, Kansas City
  • Sena Galleries West, Santa Fe
  • Larry Bell Studio Investigations, Stables Art Center, Taos Art Association, Taos

1988

  • Larry Bell at Gemini, Gemini Editions Limited, Los Angeles
  • Spectacles, Leaning Room, High Museum of Art, Atlanta
  • Light on Surface, Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach
  • Mirage Paintings, Kiyo Higashi Gallery, Los Angeles
  • Larry Bell: New Work, Sena Galleries West, Santa Fe
  • Larry Bell, Major Glass Sculpture and Related Maquettes, New Gallery, Houston

1987

  • Larry Bell, Galerie Gilbert Brownstone & Cie, Paris
  • Larry Bell – Light and Space, Kiyo Higashi Gallery, Los Angeles

1986

  • The Leaning Room, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
  • Larry Bell: Chairs in Space, Amarillo Art Center, Amarillo
  • Contained Space and Trapped Light: Larry Bell’s Sculptural Environments, Boise Gallery of Art, Boise
  • The New Cubes and Other Works, New Gallery, Houston
  • Chairs in Space and Vapor Drawings, Braunstein Gallery, San Francisco

1985

  • Larry Bell: New Sculpture and Larry Bell: Vapor Drawings on Paper and Glass, L.A. Louver Gallery, Venice
  • Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
  • Larry Bell: New Works, The Works Gallery, Long Beach
  • Chairs in Space: The Game, Linda Durham Gallery, Santa Fe

1984

  • Chairs in Space: How the Game Evolved, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, Colorado Springs
  • Chairs in Space: The Game, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
  • Larry Bell – The Game, The Works Gallery, Long Beach

1983

  • Larry Bell: Major Works in Glass, Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, Lincoln
  • Larry Bell: New Sculpture, ARCO Center for Visual Arts, Los Angeles
  • Larry Bell: Recent Work, Advanced Art Gallery, Rinconada

1982

  • Larry Bell: New Work, Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit
  • Larry Bell: New Work, Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee
  • Larry Bell, The Sixties, Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe
  • New Vapor Drawings from the “EL” Series, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York
  • On the Ellipse, Works by Larry Bell, Newport Harbor Art Museum, Newport Beach
  • Larry Bell, Vapor Drawings, Ruth S. Schaffner Gallery, Santa Barbara
  • Larry Bell, New Vapor Drawings, Erica Williams / Anne Johnson Gallery, Seattle
  • Larry Bell, Small Images: New Vapor Drawings, Tally Richards Gallery of Contemporary Art, Taos

1981

  • Larry Bell: New Work, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York
  • Larry Bell: New Work, The Hudson River Museum, Yonkers
  • New Works by Larry Bell, L.A. Louver Gallery, Venice
  • Tally Richards Gallery of Contemporary Art, Taos
  • Larry Bell New Works, Wildine Galleries, Albuquerque
  • Larry Bell, New Vapor Drawings: The “El” Series, Tally Richards Gallery of Contemporary Art, Taos
  • Trisolini Gallery, University of Ohio, Athens
  • Sculpture by Larry Bell, Ann Jacob Gallery, Atlanta

1980

  • Larry Bell, New Work, Tally Richards Gallery of Contemporary Art, Taos
  • Larry Bell, Vapor Drawings, Recent Works, Sebastian-Moore Gallery, Denver
  • Larry Bell: New Sculpture and Vapor Drawings, Hill’s Gallery of Contemporary Art, Taos

1979

  • Tally Richards Gallery of Contemporary Art, Taos
  • Vapor Drawings, Multiples Gallery, New York
  • Vapor Drawings, Sebastian-Moore Gallery, Denver
  • Noble Metals, Janus Gallery, Venice
  • Larry Bell: New Work, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York
  • Hanson Fuller Gallery, San Francisco
  • Vapor Drawings, Hill’s Gallery of Contemporary Art, Taos

1978

  • Season of the Fountain. Larry Bell and Eric Orr, Multiples Gallery, New York
  • Season of the Fountain. Larry Bell and Eric Orr, Delahunty Gallery, Dallas
  • New Works on Paper, Texas Gallery, Houston
  • Vapor Drawings, Erica Williams/Anne Johnson Gallery, Seattle
  • Vapor Drawings, Roswell Museum and Art Center, Roswell
  • Vapor Drawings, Tally Richards Gallery of Contemporary Art, Taos

1977

  • Solar Fountain Drawings. Larry Bell and Eric Orr, Fortworth Art Museum, Fort Worth

1976

  • The Iceberg and Its Shadow, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri; Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, California; Venice Biennale, Venice; Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi; Hayden Gallery, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge; the University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Federal Reserve Bank, Boston

1975

  • Larry Bell: Recent Work, Fort Worth Art Museum, Fort Worth
  • A Fracture from the Iceberg, Tally Richards Gallery of Contemporary Art, Taos

1974

  • Larry Bell, Marlborough Galleria d’Arte, Rome

1973

  • Oakland Museum of Art, Oakland
  • Possibilities for Glass Sculpture, Bonython Gallery, Sydney
  • Larry Bell: New Work, Pace Gallery, New York

1972

  • Larry Bell: Boxes at Pace. The 1969 Terminal Series of Boxes, Pace Gallery, New York
  • Felicity Samuels Gallery, London
  • Pasadena Art Museum, Pasadena
  • Wilmaro Gallery, Denver

1971

  • Larry Bell, Pace Gallery, New York
  • Larry Bell, Ace Gallery, Los Angeles
  • Larry Bell, Mizuno Gallery, Los Angeles
  • Larry Bell, Helman Gallery, Los Angeles

1970

  • Larry Bell, Pace Gallery, New York
  • Larry Bell, Ace Gallery, Los Angeles
  • Larry Bell, Galerie Rudolf Zwirner, Cologne

1969

  • Larry Bell, Mizuno Gallery, Los Angeles

1967

  • Larry Bell, Galeria Ileana Sonnabend, Paris
  • Larry Bell, Stedejlik Museum, Amsterdam
  • Larry Bell, Pace Gallery, New York

1965

  • Larry Bell, Pace Gallery, New York
  • Larry Bell, Ferus Gallery, Los Angeles

1963

  • Larry Bell, Ferus Gallery, Los Angeles

1962

  • Larry Bell, Ferus Gallery, Los Angeles