Forrest Myers - Selected Bibliography
1941 Born in Long Beach, California
1958-60 Studied at the San Francisco Art Institute
1961 Resides New York City
1986 Studios in Brooklyn, NY and Damascus, Pa.
2007 Friedman-Benda Gallery, NYC
2006 Yellow Bird Gallery, Newburgh, NY
1997 Art et Industrie Gallery, NYC
1990 Art et Industrie Gallery, NYC
1983 Furniture of the Twentieth Century, NYC
1981 Art et Industrie Gallery, NYC
1974 Sculpture Now Gallery, NYC
1970 Paula Cooper Gallery, NYC
1966 Dwan Gallery, LA, Ca.
1965 Park Place Gallery,
2006 Miami-Basel, Friedman- Benda Gallery, Miami, Fla.
2005 “Modernism: A Century of Style and Design”, 7th Regiment Armory, NYC
2004 Nikolaj Copenhagen Contemporary Art Center, Copenhagen, Denmark
2002 “Ultra Delux”, Sideshow Gallery, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY
2001 “Designers at Work - A Visual Journal” Pratt University, NYC
“Aluminum By Design”, The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Canada
1999 “Sticker Shock”, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, Pa.
“Minimalist and Post-Minimalist Works on Paper” PS1 Art Center, NYC
1998 “sculptors draw” Rosenberg & Kaufman Fine Art, NYC.
1996 “Between Form and Image: Art of 70’s & 80’s”, Ackland Art Museum, NC
1995 “Adding It Up: Print Acquisitions
1970-1995” MOMA Art, NYC.
“USA: Models for Large Sculpture” Regione Automoma Valle d’ Aosta, Italy
1994 “Art at Work”, Los Angeles Design Center, LA., Ca.
1993 “Grounds for Sculpture”, Johnson Atelier, Mercerville, N.J.
“Design Perspective”, Decorative Art Museum, Montreal, Canada
1992 “Chair as Art” Gallery of Functional Art, Santa Monica, Ca
“Bench Marks”, Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY
1990 “Functional Art NY”, Brutus Gallery, Osaka, Japan
“Functional Art NY”, IMZ Building, Fukuoka, Japan
1987 “10th Anniversary Exhibition”, Art et Industrie Gallery NY
1985 “Time Will Tell”, the Squibb Gallery, Princeton, NJ
“Material Pleasures - Furniture for a Postmodern Age”, The Queens
Museum, Queens, NY
1984 “Forms that Function”, The Katonah Museum, Katonah, N
1978 “Indoor, Outdoor”, PS 1 Sculpture Exhibition, LICNY
1976 “Sculpture 76”, Bicentennial Outdoor Sculpture Exhibit, Greenwich, Ct.
1972 Whitney Museum of American Art, Biennial Contemporary American
Painting and Sculpture Show, NYC
“Outdoor Sculptors Indoors”, Storm King Art Center, Mountainville,NY
1971 “Highlights of the Season”, Larry Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, Ct.
Internat’l Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, Middleheim Museum, Antwerp
1970 Paula Cooper Gallery, NY
Osaka World’s Fair, Pepsi Cola Pavilion, Osaka, Japan
Whitney Museum of American Art, Sculpture Annual, NYC
1969 Paula Cooper Gallery, NYC
1968 “Cool Art”, Larry Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, Conn.
American Embassy, Mexico City, Mex., courtesy MOMA, NY
1967 “Sculpture of the ‘60’s, Los Angeles County Museum, Ca
“Sculpture of the ‘60’s, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Pa.
1966 “Primary Structures”, The Jewish Museum, NYC, NY
Whitney Museum of American Art, Sculpture Annual, N
1962-67 Park Place Gallery, NY
The New American Abstraction 1950-1970, Claudine Humblet, Skira Press, 2007
La Nouvelle Abstraction Americaine 1950-1970, Claudine Humblet, Skira Press 2003
Challenging Art: Artforum l962-1974, Amy Newman, Soho Press NYC,
Earth Works - Art and the Landscape of the Sixties, Susra Boettger U of Ca Press, 2002
Govenor Nelson A. Rockefeller Empire State Plaza Art Collection, Rizzoli, 2002
A Landscape for Modern Sculpture: Storm King Art Center, John Beardsley & David Finn
The Avant-Garde in Exhibition - New Art in the 20th Century, Bruce Altshuler,
Harry Abrams, Inc., 1994
High Touch: The New Materialism in Design, Robert Janjigian, E. P. Dutton, NY 1990
The Art Commission and the Municipal Art Society, Guide of Manhattan’s Outdoor
Sculpture, Gayle & Michelle Cohen, Prentice Hall Press, NY 1988
The Empire State Collection: Art for the Public, Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 1987
Artists Design Furniture, Denise Domargue, Abrams Press, NY 1984
Music in Stone - Great Sculpture Gardens of the World, Lawrence & Foy, Scala Books
Sculpture at Storm King, H. Peter Stern and David Collens, Abbeville, Press, 1980
American Sculpture in Process: 1930-1970, Wayne Anderson, NY Graphic Soc., 1975
American Art Since 1900, Barbara Rose, Praeger Publishers, 1975
The Pavilion, Billy Kluver, Julie Martin & Barbara Rose, EP Dutton, NY 1972
Minimal Art a Critical Anthology, Gregory Battock, EP Dutton, 1968
“The Wall” aka The Gateway to SoHo, Broadway & Houston, NYC
Wild Turkey Sculpture Park, private 10 acre sculpture garden collaboration with landscape designer Debra Arch Myers, Damascus, Pa.
Search Light Sculpture -
Nikolaj Copenhagen Contemporary Art Center, Copenhagen, Denmark
Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Dallas, Tx. -
Art Park, Lewiston, NY -
Sheep’s Meadow, Central Park, NYC -
Tompkins Square Park, NYC
Unocycle - One Wheel Motor Cycle
Experiments in Art and Technology, E.A.T. 1970 - Pepsi Cola Pavilion, Osaka, Japan
“The Moon Museum” - Apollo 12 Mission, First Art on the Moon
Museum & Public Collections
Museum Tower Roof Garden,
Museum of Modern Art, NY Art Institute of Chicago, Ill.
Govenor Nelson A. Rockefeller Empire State Plaza Art Collection, Albany, NY Chateau dus Fresne, Decorative Arts Museum, Montreal, Canada Miami-Dade County Art in Public Places, Miami, Fla.
Bosworth Exhibition Pavillion, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, Tx.
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC Museum of Modern Art, NY
Storm King Art Center, Mountainville, NY
Virginia Museum of Arts, Richmond, Va
Adolph & Esther Gottlieb Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts
Creative Artists Program Service (CAPS)
John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship
Friedman Benda Gallery
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