William Christenberry | Pace Gallery (2022)

Born 1936, Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Died 2016, Washington, D.C.

EDUCATION

1959 M.F.A, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama

1958 B.F.A, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama

2019

Memory is a Strange Bell: The Art of William Christenberry, Ogden Musuem of Southern Art, New Orleans, October 5, 2019–March 1, 2020. (Catalogue)

2018

William Christenberry: Time & Texture, High Museum of Art, Atlanta, October 14, 2018–April 14, 2019.

2017

Laying-By Time: Revisiting the Works of William A. Christenberry, Maryland Institute College of Art, Decker Gallery, Baltimore, December 9, 2016–March 12, 2017. (Catalogue)

William Christenberry: Drawings, Galerie Julian Sander, Cologne, Germany, September 9–November 18, 2017.

Christenberry: In Alabama: A Tribute, Mobile Museum of Art, Alabama, March 10–June 4, 2017. (Catalogue)

2016

William Christenberry: Summer | Winter, Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York, November 16–February 4, 2016.

2015

William Christenberry: Tracing a Line, Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Alabama, August 22–November 1, 2015. (Catalogue).

William Christenberry, Hemphill Fine Arts, Washington, D.C., June 10–August 1, 2015.

2013

William Christenberry: No son fotografías, son historias, Centro José Guerrero / Palacio de los Condes de Gabia, Granada, Spain, December 20, 2013–March 23, 2014. (Catalogue)

William Christenberry, Fundacion Mapfre, Madrid, September 25, 2013–November 24, 2013. (Catalogue)

William Christenberry: Southern Dialogue, FEROZ Galerie, Bonn, Germany, May 17–July 19, 2013.

2012

William Christenberry: Assembled Memory, Hemphill Fine Arts, Washington, D.C., September 8–October 27, 2012.

William Christenberry, Jackson Fine Art, Atlanta, April 20–June 8, 2012.

William Christenberry, Gallery Kayafas, Boston March 2–March 31, 2012.

2011

William Christenberry, Marc Selwyn Fine Art, Los Angeles, April 23–May 21, 2011.

2010

William Christenberry: House and Car, Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York, December 10, 2009–August 27, 2010.

William Christenberry: Vintage Kodak Brownies, Hemphill Fine Arts, Washington, D.C., January 23–March 12, 2010.

2009

William Christenberry, Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York, December 10, 2009–February 6, 2010.

William Christenberry: Southern Artifacts, Sheldon Art Galleries, St. Louis, Missouri, September 25, 2009–January 23, 2010. (Catalogue)

2008

William Christenberry: New Sculpture, Works oon Paper, and Photographs, Hemphill Fine Arts, Washington, D.C., September 13–October 25, 2008.

William Christenberry: Photographs & Drawings, Moody Gallery, Houston, February 23–April 5, 2008.

William Christenberry, Marc Selwyn Fine Art, Los Angeles, January 27–March 24, 2007.

2007

Mora, Gilles and Nicholas Elliott. The Last Photographic Heroes: American Photographers of the Sixties and Seventies. New York: Abrams, 2007.

William Christenberry: Site/Possession, University of Virginia Art Museum, Charlottesville, October 19–December 23, 2007; traveled. (Catalogue)

William Christenberry, Marc Selwyn Fine Art, Los Angeles, January 27–March 3, 2007.

2006

Passing Time: The Art of William Christenberry, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C., October 1, 2006–July 8, 2007. (Catalogue)

William Christenberry: Trips and Recent Sculpture, Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York, September 7–October 14, 2006. Traveled to: Jackson Fine Art, Atlanta, Georgia, November 3–December 23, 2006.

William Christenberry: Photographs, 1961-2005, Aperture, New York, July 6, 2006–August 17, 2006. Traveled to: Birmingham Museum of Art, Alabama, October 1–December 24, 2006; Mobile Museum of Art, Alabama, January 12–March 25, 2007; Crystal Bridges, Bentonville, Arkansas, June 25–August 18, 2007; Gibbes Museum of Art, Charleston, South Carolina, December 21, 2007–March 16, 2008; University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, April 4–June 1, 2008; Maschusettes College of Art, Boston, October 13–December 6, 2008; Columbus Museum of Art, Ohio, January 16–May 10, 2009; Morris Museum, Augusta, Georgia, September 10–November 5, 2009; Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Tennessee, November 26, 2009–January 21, 2010; Reynolda House Museum of American Art, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, February 11–June 24, 2010. (Catalogue)

William Christenberry: Alabama, Corkin Shopland Gallery, Toronto, Ontario, October 25, 2006–February 18, 2007.

Willian Christenberry: 35mm Kodachromes, Hemphill Fine Arts, Washington, D.C., June 20–August 19, 2006.

2005

Willian Christenberry, Hemphill Fine Arts, Washington, D.C., March 31–May 14, 2005.

William Christenberry, Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Alabama, January 15–March 27, 2005.

2004

William Christenberry: The Tenant House Paintings, Morris Museum of Art, Augusta, Georgia, August 7–October 31, 2004. (Brochure).

2003

William Christenberry: Photography, Drawings, Sculpture, Galerie Thomas Zander, Cologne, Germany, September 29–November 25, 2003.

William Christenberry: Artist-in-Residence, Jaffe-Friede & Strauss Galleries, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 14–February 16, 2003. (Catalogue)

2002

William Christenberry: Disappearing Places, Paleis voor Schone Kunsten, Brussels, Belgium, March 12–April 21, 2002. Traveled to: Die Photographische Sammlung / SK Stiftung Kultur, Cologne, Germany, June 14–August 25, 2002. (Catalogue; essays by Allen Tullos, Susanne Lange and Claudia Schubert).

2001

William Christenberry: Selected Works, Hemphill Fine Arts, Washington, D.C., 2001.

William Christenberry: Sculpture, Photographs, and Drawings, Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York, 2001.

William Christenberry: Architecture/Archetype, University of Cincinnati, DAAP Galleries, Ohio, October 5–November 21, 2001. (Catalogue)

William Christenberry: Changing Landscape: The Source Revisited, Kreeger Museum, Washington, D.C., October 4–December 29, 2001. (Catalogue)

2000

William Christenberry, Begler Art District, Kansas City, Missouri, 2000.

William Christenberry: Art & Family, Ogden Museum of Art, University of New Orleans, October 2–November 22, 2000. (Catalogue, text by Richard J. Gruber)

1999

William Christenberry, Gail Gibson Gallery, Seattle, Washington, 1999.

William Christenberry, Carol Ehlers Gallery, Ltd., Chicago, 1999.

1998

William Christenberry, Middendorf Gallery, Maryland Institute College of Art, Washington, D.C., 1998.

1997

William Christenberry, The Phillips Collection, Washington, D.C., 1997.

William Christenberry, PaceWildensteinMacGill, New York, 1997.

William Christenberry, University of Missouri at Kansas City Art Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri, December 20–September 20, 1997. (Catalogue; 1 folded sheet, 6 numbered pages)

1996

William Christenberry: Memphis Years¸ Art Museum of the University of Memphis, Tennessee, November 22, 1996–January 18, 1997.

Reconstruction: William Christenberry’s Art, Center for Creative Photography, University of Arizona Museum of Art, Tucson, April 2–June 30, 1996. Traveled to: Museum of American Art at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, June 21–August 21, 1997. (Catalogue)

William Christenberry, The Early Years, 19541968, Morris Museum of Art, Augusta, Georgia, January 11–March 10, 1996. (Catalogue)

1995

William Christenberry, Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York, 1995.

1994

William Christenberry: A Retrospective, The Albrecht-Kemper Museum, St. Joseph, Missouri, April 7–May 22, 1994. (Catalogue)

1992

William Christenberry, Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York, 1992.

William Christenberry: Photographs and Sculptures, Yellowstone Art Center, Gardiner, Montana, 1992.

1991

William Christenberry: Thirty by Forty Photographs, Middendorf Gallery, Washington, D.C., 1991.

William Christenberry, Millsaps College, Jackson, Mississippi, 1991.

William Christenberry, Austin College, Sherman, Texas, 1991.

William Christenberry, Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1991.

William Christenberry, Southern Views, Galveston Arts Center, Galveston, Texas, 1991.

1990

William Christenberry: Dream Buildings and Other New Work, Middendorf Gallery, Washington, D.C., 1990.

William Christenberry, Center for Cultural Arts, Gadsden, Alabama, 1990.

William Christenberry: Southern Exposure, Cranbrook Academy of Arts Museum, Bloomfield Hills, Minnesota, 1990.

1989

William Christenberry, Middendorf Gallery, Washington, D.C., 1989.

William Christenberry, The Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, Alabama, February 1–April 15, 1989. (Catalogue; text by Laura Lieberman)

1988

William Christenberry: Abstract Photographs and Sculpture, Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York, 1988.

William Christenberry: Paintings, Photography and Sculpture, Memphis Center of Contemporary Art, Tennessee, 1988.

1987

William Christenberry: A Southern Perspective, The Columbus Museum, Georgia, 1987.

William Christenberry, Drawings, Photographs and Sculpture, Palm Press Gallery, Littleton, Massachusetts, 1987.

William Christenberry, Middendorf Gallery, Washington, D.C., 1987.

William Christenberry, Photographs, Middendorf Gallery, Washington, D.C., 1987.

William Christenberry, Photographs and Sculpture, Southwest Craft Center, San Antonio, closed April 13, 1987.

1986

William Christenberry, Photographs, Mind's Eye Gallery, Idaho State University, Pocatello, 1986.

William Christenberry, Photography, New Mexico State University Art Gallery, Las Cruces, 1986.

William Christenberry, Southern Photographs, Ginn Williams/Photographs, Denver, 1986.

William Christenberry, Southern Monuments, Northlight, Arizona State University, Tempe, 1986.

1985

William Christenberry, Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York, 1986.

William Christenberry: Wall Constructions, Middendorf Gallery, Washington, D.C., December 7, 1985–January 4, 1986. (Catalogue)

1984

William Christenberry, Sculpture, James Corcoran Gallery, Los Angeles, closed October 27, 1984.

William Christenberry, Blue Sky Gallery, Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts Inc., Portland, December 7, 1984–January 16, 1985. (Catalogue)

1983

William Christenberry, Middendorf Lane Gallery, Washington, D.C., 1983.

Southern Views, Huntsville Museum of Art, Alabama, 1983.

1982

William Christenberry, Morgan Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri, 1982.

William Christenberry, Atlanta Gallery of Photography, Atlanta, 1982.

William Christenberry, Southern Views, Rice Museum, The Institute for the Arts, Rice University, Houston, September 24–December 31, 1982. Traveled to: Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., April 23–June 19, 1983. (Catalogue)

1981

William Christenberry, Middendorf Lane Gallery, Washington, D.C., 1981.

1980

William Christenberry, Sander Gallery, Washington, D.C., 1980.

1979

William Christenberry, The Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Alabama, 1979.

1978

William Christenberry: Color Photographs, The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., December 21, 1978–February 11, 1979. (Catalogue)

1977

William Christenberry, Sander Gallery, Washington, D.C., 1977.

William Christenberry, University Art Gallery, State University of New York, Albany, 1977.

1976

William Christenberry, University of Alabama Art Gallery, Tuscaloosa, 1976.

William Christenberry, Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, 1976.

William Christenberry, Zabriskie Gallery, New York, 1976.

1974

William Christenberry, Henri Gallery, Washington, D.C., 1974.

William Christenberry, Henri II Gallery, Washington, D.C., 1974.

1973

William Christenberry, Jefferson Place Gallery, Washington, D.C., 1973.

William Christenberry, Henri Gallery, Washington, D.C. 1973.

William Christenberry, The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., April 13–May 27, 1973. (Catalogue)

William Christenberry, The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, Maryland, 1973.

Photographs by William Christenberry, The Octagon House, American Institute of Architects, Washington, D.C., 1973.

1972

William Christenberry, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Catonsville, 1972.

1971

William Christenberry, Henri II Gallery, Washington, D.C., 1971.

Washington Art: William Christenberry, Donald Corrigan, Sam Gilliam, Rockne Krebs, Ed McGowin, Carroll Sockwell, A. Brockie Stevenson, Eliott Thompson, Columbia Museum of Art, South Carolina, November 3–December 3, 1971.

1970

William Christenberry, Henri Gallery, Washington, D.C., 1970

1967

William Christenberry, Mary Chilton Gallery, Memphis, Tennessee, 1967.

1963

William Christenberry, Memphis State University Gallery of Art, Tennessee, 1963.

1961

William Christenberry, University of Alabama Gallery of Art, Tuscaloosa, 1961.

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