short biography

Edward Hopper (b. 1882 in Nyack/NY, d. 1967 in New York City) studied illustration and fine arts at the New York School of Art with Robert Henri. He made paintings, drawings, watercolors, and etchings and was one of the the foremost artists of the American Realism. In his works he presents scenes of lonely people in the midst of typical American landscapes or residential and urban architecture. His work influenced the photorealism and pop art in the 60s.

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collection/s

ADDISON Andover Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin Arizona State University Art Museum Art Institute Chicago British Museum, London Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh Columbus Museum of Art ° Corcoran School of the Arts and Design, Washington Currier Museum of Art, Manchester New Hampshire Dayton Art Institute Delaware Art Museum Des Moines Art Center ° Farnsworth Art Museum Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco - Legion of Honor / De Young Frye Art Museum, Seattle ° Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Ithaca Indianapolis Museum of Art Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin ° LACMA - Los Angeles County Museum of Art Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Montclair Art Museum Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute, Utica Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid ° Museum of Fine Arts, Boston National Gallery of Art, Washington ° Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase New Britain Museum of American Art Newark Museum Norton Museum of Art Palmer Museum of Art Phillips Collection, Washington Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln Smithsonian American Art Museum & Renwick Gallery (SAAM) Smithsonian Institution, Washington Tacoma Art Museum Tang Museum at Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art The Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown University of Wyoming Art Museum, Laramie Walker Art Center, Minneapolis ° Whitney Museum of American Art, New York ° Wichita Art Museum Williams College Museum of Art Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven
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group exhibition

Sheldon Treasures 2018

17. Jan 2018 31. Dec 2018
  • 12. Jun 16. Sep
    Edward Hopper Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid °
  • 01. Nov 07. Feb 1999
    Die Nacht Haus der Kunst, München