Chuck Chuck - Biography - Louis K. Meisel Gallery
Self-Portrait/Photogravure GS 1400, 2005

BORN

1940, Monroe, WA


EDUCATION

1958-62
University of Seattle; B.A.
1961
Yale Summer School of Music and Art, Norfolk, CT
1962-64
Yale University School of Art and Architecture, New Haven, CT; B.F.A., M.F.A.
1964-65
Fulbright Grant to Vienna, Austria. Studied at the Akademie der Bildenen Kunste.


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

1980-81
"Close Portraits," (A Retrospective Exhibition), The Walker Art
Center, Minneapolis, MN; travelling to: St. Louis Art Museum,
MO; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL; The Whitney
Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1982
"Chuck Close Photographs," California Museum of Photography,
University of California, Riverside, CA; University Art
Museum, UCA Berkeley, CA
1982-83
"Chuck Close: Paperworks," Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago, IL;
John Stoller Gallery, Minneapolis, MN; Jacksonville Art
Museum, FL; Greenberg Gallery, St. Louis, MO
1983
"Chuck Close: Recent Work," The Pace Gallery, New York, NY
1984-85
"Chuck Close: Paper Works," Herbert Palmer Gallery, Los
Angeles, CA; Spokane Center of Art, Cheney, WA; Milwaukee Art
Museum, WI; N.I.U. Art Gallery, Northern Illinois University,
Dekalb, IL; Columbia Museum, SC
1985
"Chuck Close: Works on Paper," Contemporary Arts Museum,
Houston, TX
1985
"Exhibition of Chuck Close," Fuji Television Gallery Company,
Ltd., Tokyo, Japan
1985
"Chuck Close: Photographs," Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York, NY
1985 - "Chuck Close: Large Scale Photographs," Fraenkel Gallery, San
Francisco, CA
1986
"Chuck Close: Maquettes," Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York, NY
1986
"Chuck Close: Recent Work," The Pace Gallery, New York, NY
1987
"Chuck Close: Polaroids," Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art,
Ridgefield, CT
1988
"Chuck Close: New Paintings," The Pace Gallery, New York
1989
“Chuck Close”, The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago Il,
(Traveled to the Friends of Photography, Ansel Adams Center,
San Francisco, 8 Nov. 1989 - 7 Jan 1990.
1998
“Chuck Close”, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
2000
"Chuck Close: Portraits and Nudes," Pace/Macgill Gallery, New York, NY


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

1979-80
"Reflections of Realism," Albuquerque Museum, NM
1980
"American Figure Painting," The Chrysler Museum, Norfolk, VA
1980
"American Portraiture Drawings," National Portrait Gallery,
Washington, DC
1980
"Aspects of the 70s: Directions in Realism," Danforth Museum, Framington, MA
1980
"First Person Singular: Recent Self-Portraiture," Pratt
Manhattan Center Gallery, New York, NY; Pratt Institute
Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
1980
"Printed Art: A View of Two Decades," The Museum of Modern Art,
New York, NY
1980
"Self-Portraits: An Exhibition of Art on View at the Seagram
Building, New York, NY
1980
"Ten American Artists From Pace," Wildenstein, London
1980
"The Figurative Tradition and The Whitney Museum of American
Art: Paintings and Sculpture from the Permanent Collection,"
The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
1980
"The Morton G. Neumann Family Collection," The National Gallery
of Art, Washington, DC
1980
"American Realism of the Twentieth Century," Morris Museum of
Arts and Sciences, Morristown, NJ
1980
"Portraits Real and Imagined," Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton,
NY
1980-81
"American Painting of the Sixties and Seventies," Montgomery
Museum of Art, AL; travelling to:
Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha,
NE; Museum of Art, Columbus, OH; Colorado Springs Fine Art
Center, CO; Sierra Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, NV
1981
"Drawings from the Georgia Collections: 19th and 20th Century,"
The High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA
1981
"Seven Photorealists from New York Collections," The Solomon R.
Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
1981
The Akron Art Museum Inaugural Gala, OH
1981
"20 Artists: Yale School of Art 1950-1970," Yale University Art
Gallery, New Haven, CT
1981-82
"American Prints: Process and Proofs," The Whitney Museum of
American Art, New York, NY
1981-82
"Inside/Out, Self Beyond Likeness," Sullivan Gallery, Newport
Harbor Art Museum, Newport Beach, CA; travelling to: Portland
Art Museum; Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, NE
1981-82
"Instant Photography," Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
1981-82
"Photographer as Printmaker: 140 years of Photographic
Printmaking," Organized by the Arts Council of Great Britain;
travelling to: Ferens Art Gallery, Hull; The Cooper Gallery,
Barnsley; Castle Museum, Nottingham; The Photographer's
Gallery, London
1981-83
"Contemporary American Realism Since 1960," Pennsylvania
Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA; travelling to:
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA; Oakland Museum,
CA: Germany and The Netherlands; Gulbenkian Foundation,
Lisbon, Portugal; Salas de Exposiciones de Belles Artes
(Recoletos), Madrid, Spain; Kunsthalle, Nuremburg, Germany
1981-83
"Contemporary American Realism Since 1960," The Oakland Museum,
CA
1982
"Great Big Drawings," Hayden Gallery, Massachusetts Institute
of Technology, Cambridge, MA
1982
"Homo Sapiens: The Many Images," The Aldrich Museum of
Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT
1982
"Surveying the Seventies," The Whitney Museum of American Art,
Fairfield County Branch
1982
"Late 20th Century Art," Worcester Art Museum, MA
1982
"Making Paper," American Craft Museum, New York, NY
1982
"Momentbild: Kunstlerphotographie," Kestner-Gessellschaft,
Hanover, Germany
1982
"New American Graphics 2: An Exhibition of Contemporary
American Prints," Madison Art Center, University of Wisconsin
1982
"Photo-Realisme-dix-ans-apres," Galerie Isy Brachot, Paris
1982
"The Human Figure," Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA
1982-83
"Black & White," Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, NY
1982-83
"New Portraits Behind Faces," Dayton Art Institute, OH
1983
"American Super-Realism from the Morton G. Neumann Family
Collection," Terra Museum of American Art, Evanston, IL
1983
"Faces Since the '50s: A Generation of American Portraiture,"
Center Gallery, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA
1983
"New Work, New York," Newcastle Polytechnic Gallery,
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England; traveled to: Harrowgate
Gallery, Harrowgate, England
1983
"Photographic Visions by Martha Alf, Chuck Close, Robert
Cumming, David Hockney, Robert Rauschenberg, Ed Ruscha," Los
Angeles Center for Photographic Studies, CA
1983
"Self-Portraits," Linda Farris Gallery, Seattle; traveled to
Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, CA
1983
"Subjective Vision: The Lucinda Bunnen Collection of
Photographs," High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA
1984
"Drawings by Contemporary American Figurative Artists,"
Maryland Institute, College of Art, Baltimore, MD
1984
"Drawings 1974-1984," Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden,
Washington, DC
1984
"Paper Transformed - A National Exhibition of Paper Art,"
Turman Gallery, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN
1984
"The First Show: Painting and Sculpture, Eight Collections,
1940-1980," Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
1984
"The Modern Art of the Print: Selections from the Collection of
Lois and Michael Torf," Williams College Art Museum,
Williamstown, MA; traveled to: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston,
MA
1984
"The New Portrait," The Institute for Art and Urban Resources,
Long Island City, New York
1985
"Self-Portrait Today," The Museum of Modern Art, Saitama, Japan
1985
"37th Annual Purchase Exhibition Hassam and Speicher Fund,"
American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, New York
1985
Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles
1985
"Workshop Experiments: Clay, Paper, Fabric, Glass," Brattleboro
Museum and Art Center, VT
1985
"American Realism: The Precise Image," Isetan Museum of Art,
Tokyo, Japan; traveled to: Daimaru Museum, Osaka, Yokohama
Takashimaya, Japan
1985-86
"Self Portrait: The Photographer's Persona, 1840-1985," The
Museum of Modern Art, New York
1986
"Nude, Naked, Stripped," Hayden Gallery, Mass. Institute of
Technology, Cambridge, MA
1986
"The Real Big Picture," The Queens Museum, New York
1986
"50 Years Modern Color Photography," Cologne, Germany
1986
"Painting and Sculpture Today-1986," Indianapolis Museum of
Art, IN
1986
"Big and Small," Israel Museum, Jerusalem
1986
"The Changing Likeness: Twentieth-Century Portrait Drawings,"
The Whitney Museum of American Art at Phillip Morris, New
York, NY
1986
"Philadelphia Collects Art Since 1940," Philadelphia Museum of
Art
1986
"An American Renaissance: Painting and Sculpture Since 1940,"
Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, FL
1986
"Public and Private: American Prints Today, The 24th National
Print Exhibition," The Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York
1986
"Group Portrait Show," Martina Hamilton Gallery, New York, NY
1986
"70's into 80's" Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
1986
"New Etchings," Pace Editions, New York, NY
1986
"Viewpoint: The Artist as Photographer," Summit Art Center, NJ
1986
"Contemporary Work from the Pace Gallery," Moody Gallery of
Art, University of Alabama
1987
"The Monumental Image," Sonoma University, CA
1987
"Contemporary Works on Paper," Vivian Horan Fine Art, New York
1988
"Made in the 60's: Painting and Sculpture From the Permanent
Collection of the Whitney," Whitney Museum of American Art,
Downtown Branch at Federal Reserve Plaza, New York
1988
"1988, The World of Art Today," Milwaukee Art Museum, WI
1988
"Altered Images," The Penson Gallery, New York, NY
1988-89
"Three Decades; The Oliver Hoffmann Collection," Museum of
Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL
1988-89
"Identity: Representation of the Self," The Whitney Museum of
American Art, Downtown Branch at Federal Reserve Plaza, New
York, NY
1989
"Contemporary Art From the Chase Manhattan Bank Collection, The
Yokohama Museum of Art, Japan
1989
"Field and Frame: Meyer Shipiro's Semiotics of Painting," New
York Studio School
1989
"52nd National Midyear Exhibition," The Butler Institute,
Youngstown, OH
1989
"The Face," The Arkansas Arts Center,
1989
"Robert Bechtle, Chuck Close, Robert Cottingham, Malcolm
Morley, Sigmar Polke," Pat Hearn Gallery, New York, NY
1990
"Group Show," Althea Viafora Gallery, New York, NY
1990
"Je Est un Autre," Galeria Comicos, Lisbon, Portugal
1990
"Portrait of an American Gallery," Galerie Isy Brachot,
Brussels, Belgium
1990
"The Humanist Icon," Bayly Art Museum, University of Virginia,
Charlottesville, March 18 - May 20; The New York Academy
of Art, New York, NY, June 7 - July 1; Edwin A. Ulrich Museum
of Art, Wichita State University, KS, October 18 - December 2
“Photorealists”, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah,
GA, October 2 - November 25
1998
"25th Anniversary Exhibition: Major Works by the Photorealists," Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY,
April 4 - May 16
1999
“Photorealism/Periphery,” Museum of Art, Brigham Young
University, Provo, UT, May 6 – October 23
2000
"The Photorealists," Center For the Arts, Vero Beach, FL
July 22 July - September 10
2000
"Chuck Close and Franz Gertsch," Bernarducci. Meisel. Gallery,
New York, NY, September - October
2001
"Illusion and Reality: Hyperrealism Painting in Korea and
America,"Samsung Museum of Modern Art, Seoul, South Korea, March 3 - April 29
2003
“Iperrealisti,” Chiostro del Bramante, Rome, Italy,
April 5 – June 29
2003
“Hyperréalismes USA 1965-75,” Musée d’Art Moderne et
Contemporain, Strasbourg, France, June 27 – October 5
2004
“Get Real: Photorealist Prints from the James W. Hyams
Collection”, Marsh Art Gallery, University of Richmond,
Richmond, VA, January 23 – March 5
2004-05
“American Photorealism”, traveling exhibition, Japan:
Iwate Museum of Art, April 4 – May 16; Iwaki City Art
Museum, May 23 – July 4; Kumamoto Prefectural Museum of Art,
July 16 – September 5; Hakodate Museum of Art, Hokkaido,
September 12 – November 7; Also to Jane Vorhees Zimmerli Art
Museum, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey,
New Brunswick, Dec. 12, 2004 – March 27, 2005
2004
"Some Photorealism", Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY, May 8 - 27
2005
"Cars and Ketchup: Photorealist Images of the American
Landscape", Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, New York, NY
April 2 - June 19, 2005.
2006
Close: Self- Portraits 1967-2005”, The High Museum of Art
2007
Group Show, Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY, February 3 – 24
2008
“Painted Faces– Post Modern Portraits”, Bernarducci Meisel Gallery, New York, NY, January 17 – February 23


SELECTED BOOKS

Arthur, John.
Realist Drawings and Watercolors: Contemporary Works on Paper. Boston: New York Graphic Arts Society/Little Brown and Co., 1980.
Betti, Claudia and Teel Sale. Drawing: a Contemporary Approach. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, with Capital City Press, VT, 1980.
Canaday, John. What is Art? An Introduction to Painting, Sculpture, and
Architecture. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1980.
Daval, Jean-Luc. Art Actuel/Skira Annuel 80. Geneva: Skira, 1980
Goodrum, Charles A. Treasures of the Library of Congress. New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1980.
Hill Patricia, and Roberta K. Tarbell. The Figurative Tradition and The
Whitney Museum of American Art. New York: The Whitney Museum of American
Art in association with University of Delaware Press, 1980.
Johnson, Una E. American Prints and Printmakers. New York: Doubleday and Co., 1980.
Kaupelis, Robert.
Experimental Drawing.
New York: Watson and Guptill, 1980.
Lindey, Christine. Superrealist Painting and Sculpture. New York: William Morrow and Co., 1980.
Lucie-Smith, Edward. Art in the Seventies. Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press, 1980.
Meisel, Louis K. Photorealism. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1980.
Armstrong, Tom. Amerikanische Malerie 1930-1980. Munich: Prestel-Verlag, 1981.
Brommer, Gerald F. Discovering Art History. Worcester, Mass: Davis
Publications, Inc., 1981.
Cummings, Paul. Twentieth-Century Drawings: Selections for the Whitney Museum of American Art. New York: Dover Publications, 1981.
Elsen, Albert E. Purposes of Art. 4th ed. New York: Holt, Rinehart and
Winston, Inc., 1981.
Gabay, Neil. Modern Painters. Akron, Ohio: Nina Books, 1981.
Goodyear, Frank H., Jr. Contemporary American Realism Since 1960. New York: New York Graphic Society, 1981.
Huyghe, Rene, ed. Larousse Encyclopedia of Modern Art from 1880 to the Present Day. New York: Excalibur Books, 1981.
Melot, Michael, Anthony Griffiths, and Richard S. Field. Prints: History of an Art. New York: Rizzoli International Publications, 1981.
Sachs, Samuel. Favorite Paintings from the Minneapolis Institute of Arts. New York: Abbeville Press, 1981.
Selz, Peter. Art in Our Times: A Pictorial History 1890-1980. New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1981
Vogt, Paul. Contemporary Painting. New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1981.
Bujese, Arlene, ed.
Forward by Thomas M. Messer. Twenty-five Artists.
Frederich, Maryland: University Publications of America, Inc., 1982.
Daval, Jean-Luc, ed. Photography: History of an Art. New York: Rizzoli
International Publications, 1982.
Goldstein, Nathan. One Hundred American and European Drawings: A Portfolio. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1992.
Mendelowitz, Daniel. Mendelowitz's Guide to Drawing. Revised by Duane A. Wakeham. 3rd ed. New York: CBS College Publishing/Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1982.
Mollison, James, and Laura Murray, eds. Australian National Gallery: An Introduction. Canberra Australian National Gallery, 1982.
Vaizey Marina. The Artist as Photographer. New York: Holt, Rinehart and
Winston, 1982.
Johnson, Ellen H. American Artists on Art from 1940 to 1980. New York: Harper & Row, 1982.
Arthur, John. Realists at Work. New York: Watson-Guptill Publications, 1983.
Emanuel, Muriel, et. al., eds. Contemporary Artists. 2nd ed. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1983.
Kaplan, Ellen. Prints: A Collector's Guide. New York: Coward-McCann, Inc., 1983.
Martin, Judy. The Complete Guide to Airbrushing Technique and Materials. New Jersey: Chartwell Books, 1983.
Naef, Weston. New Trends from the Gallery of World Photography Series. Japan: Shueisha Publishing Co., 1983
Baigell, Matthew. A Concise History of American Painting and Sculpture. New York: Harper and Row, 1984.
Lee, Marshall.
Art at Work. New York: E.P. Dutton, 1984.
Markowski, Eugene D. Image and Illusion. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1984.
Oldenburg, Richard E. The Museum of Modern Art: The History of the Collection. New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1984.
Piper, David, ed. Looking at Art. New York: Random House, 1984.
Robins Corinne. The Pluralist Era: American Arts, 1968-1981. New York: Harper and Row, 1984.
Rosenblum, Naomi.
A World History of Photography. New York: Abbeville Press, 1984.
Vitz, Paul, and Arnold Glimcher. Modern Art and Modern Science: The Parallel Analysis of Vision. New York: Praeger Publishers, 1984.
Armstrong, Tom. American Art Since 1970: Painting, Sculpture and Drawing from the Collection of The Whitney Museum of American Art. The Whitney
Museum of American Art, New York, 1984.
Adrian, Dennis. Sight Out of Mind: Essays and Criticism of Art. Ann Arbor: UMI Research Press, 1985.
Arthur, John.
American Realism: The Precise Image. Isetan Museum of Art, Tokyo, Japan: The Asahi Shimbun, 1985.
Billeter, Erika. Das Selbstportrait. Lausanne: Musee Cantonal des Beaux- Arts, 1985.
Feldman, Edmund Burke. Thinking About Art. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall, Inc., 1985.
Gorgoni, Gianfranco. Beyond the Canvas: Artists of the Seventies and Eighties.
New York: Rizzoli International Publications, 1985.
Hertz, Richard. Theories of Contemporary Art.
Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall, Inc., 1985.
Hunter, Sam, and John Jacobus. Modern Art: Painting, Sculpture, Architecture. 2nd ed. New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1985.
Kramer, Hilton. The Revenge of the Philistines: Art and Culture, 1972-1984. New York: The Free Press, 1985.
Lucie-Smith, Edward. Movements in Art Since 1945. Rev. ed. New York: Thames and Hudson, 1985.
Simms, Patterson.
Forward by Tom Armstrong. The Whitney Museum of American Art: Selected Works from the Permanent Collection.
New York: W. W. Norton in association with The Whitney Museum of Art, 1985.
Arnason, H.H. History of Modern Art: Painting, Sculpture, Architecture. 3rd ed. New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1986.
Fischl, Eric, and Jerry Saltz, eds. Sketchbook with Voices. New York: Alfred Van der Marck Editions, 1986.
Finch, Christopher.
American Watercolors. New York: Abbeville Press, 1986.
Marshall, Richard, Robert Mapplethorpe. 50 New York Artists. San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1986.
Martin, Alvin. American Realism: Twentieth Century Drawings and Watercolors. New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., in association with the San Francisco Museum of Art, 1986.
Piper, David. The Illustrated Library of Art. 4 vols. New York: Portland House, 1986.
Lyons, Lisa, and Robert Storr.
Chuck Close. New York: Rizzoli International Publications, 1987.
Cirlot, Lourdes. Las Ultimas Tendencias Pictoricas. Barcelona, Spain: Ediciones Vicens-Vives, S.A., 1990.
Storr, Robert. Chuck Close. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1998.


SELECTED CATALOGS

Carmean, E. A., with Trinkett Clark and Eliza E. Rathbone.
Selected Works from the Morton G. Neumann Family Collection. National Gallery of
Art, Washington, DC, 1980.
Castleman, Riva. Printed Art: A View of Two Decades. Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1980.
Gelburd, Gail. American Realism of the 20th Century. Morris Museum of the Arts and Sciences, Morristown, NJ, 1980.
Gordon, Joy L. Aspects of the 70's: Directions in Realism. Danforth Museum, Framingham, MA, 17 May - 24 August 1980.
Hills, Patricia. The Figurative Tradition and The Whitney Museum of
American Art.
The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, 1980.
Kalan, Mitchell D. American Painting of the Sixties and Seventies.
Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, AL, 4 April - 25 May 1980.
Lyons, Lisa and Mart Friedman. Close Portraits. Walker Art Center,
Minneapolis, MN, 1980.
Sadik Marvin and Harold Francis Phister. American Portrait Drawings.
National Portrait Gallery, Washington, DC, 1980.
Spaeth Eloise. Portraits,Real and Imagined. Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton, New York, 23 August - 21 September 1980.
Ten American Artists From Pace. Wildenstein Gallery, London. 18 June - 18 July, 1980.
Badger, Gerry. Photographer as Printmaker, 140 Years of Photographic Printmaking. Northampton England, Belmont Press, Arts Council of Great Britain, 1981.
Brandt, Frederick R., and Susan L. Butler. Late Twentieth Century Art: From the Sydney and Frances Lewis Foundation.
The Sydney and Frances Lewis Foundation, Richmond, VA, 1981.
Chase, Linda.
Super Realism from the Morton G. Neumann Family Collection. Catalogue for traveling exhibition, Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, MI, 1981.
Danoff, Michael, and Carolyn Kinder Carr. The Image in American Painting and Sculpture, 1950-1980.
Akron Art Museum, OH, 1981.
Gomwell, Lynn, and Victoria Kogan. Inside/Out: Self Beyond Likeness. Newport Harbor Art Museum, Newport Beach, CA, 1981.
Morrin, Peter, and Eric Zafran. Drawings from Georgia Collections: 19th and 20th Centuries.
High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA, 14 May - 28 June 1981.
Shestack, Alan, and Andre Forge. 20 Artists: Yale School of Art 1950-1970. Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT, 1981.
Barents, Els. Instant Fotographie. The Stedlijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1981.
Goldman, Judith. American Prints: Process and Proofs. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY. Harper & Row Publishers, 1982.
Garver, Thomas H., and Warrinton Colescott, and Gordon Scott. New American Graphics 2. Madison Art Center, WI, 1982.
Haenlein, Carl. Momentbuild: Kunstler Photographie. Kestner Gesellschaft, Hanover, Germany, 5 March - 18 April 1982.
Monett Alexandra. The Human Figure. The Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA, 5 March - 4 April 1982.
Phillips, Lisa. Surveying the Seventies. The Whitney Museum of Art, Fairfield County Branch, 12 February - 31 March 1982.
Smith, Paul A. Making Paper. American Craft Museum, New York, 20 May - 26 September 1982.
Sosnoff, Martin. Homo Sapiens: The Many Images. The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT, 1982.
Houk, Pamela. New Portraits: Behind Faces. The Dayton Art Institute, OH, 19 October 1982 - 6 February 1983.
The Tate Gallery Illustrated Biennial Report, 1980-82. Uxbridge, Middlesex, Great Britain: The Hillingdon Press, 1983.
Coleman, A.D. Subjective Vision: The Lucinda Bunnen Collection of Photographs. High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA, 1983.
Frank, Peter. Self-Portraits. Linda Farris Gallery and Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, CA, 1983.
Jacobs, Joseph. Faces Since the 50's: A Generation of American Portraiture. Center Gallery, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA,
11 March - 17 April 1983.
Perreault, John. Chuck Close. The Pace Gallery, New York, 25 February - 26 March 1983.
Varely, William. New York New Work. New Castle Polytechnic Gallery, 1983.
Ackley, Clifford S. The Modern Art of The Print: Selections from the Collection of Lois and Michael Torf. Medford, MA: Acme Printing Co. with the Museum of Fine arts. Boston, 1984.
Brown, Julia, and Bridget Johnson, editors. The First Show: Painting and Sculpture from Eight Collections, 1940-1980. The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA, in association with Arts Publisher Inc., New York, 1984.
Gettings, Frank, and forward by Abraham Lerner. Drawings 1974-1984. Smithsonian Institute, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC, 1984.
Kettenring, Pat, and Ann Kent. Viewpoint: The Artist as Photographer. Summit Art Center, NJ, 1984.
McDonald, Robert, and forward by Robert Fitzpatrick. Art of the States: Works from A Santa Barbara Collection. The Santa Barbara Museum of Art, CA, 1984.
Paper Transformed: A National Exhibition of Paper Art, Turman Gallery, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN, 1984.
Exhibition of Chuck Close. Fuji Television Gallery, Tokyo, 1985.
Pillsbury, Edmund P. Chuck Close: Works on Paper. Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX, 1985.
forward by Devine, Alison, and text by Susan Taylor. Workshop Experiments: Clay, Paper, Fabric, Glass. Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, VT, 1985.
Buck, Robert T. Public and Private: American Prints Today: The 24th National Print Exhibition at The Brooklyn Museum. The Brooklyn Museum, NY, 1986.
Close, Chuck. interview with Arnold Glimcher. Chuck Close: Recent Work. The Pace Gallery, New York, 1986.
Cummings, Paul. The Changing Likeness: Twentieth Century Portrait Drawings. The Whitney Museum of American Art at Phillip Morris, New York, 1986.
Day, Holliday T. Painting and Sculpture Today--1986. Indianapolis Museum of Art, IN, 1986.
Friis-Hansen, Dana. Nude, Naked, Stripped. Hayden Gallery, List Visual Art Center, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston, MA, 1986.
Heiferman, Marvin. The Real Big Picture. The Queens Museum of New York, 1986.
Heiting, Manfred, and Gert Koshofer, and Hans Staubach. 50 Years of Modern Color Photography. Photokina, Cologne, September 1986.
Hunter, Sam. ed. An American Renaissance: Painting and Sculpture Since 1940. Museum of Fort Lauderdale, FL, 1986.
Bowman, Russell. 1988 The World of Art Today. Milwaukee Art Museum, WI, 1988.
Kertess, Klaus. Chuck Close, New Paintings. The Pace Gallery, New York, 1988.
Van Baron, Judith & Betz, Margaret. Photorealists, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA, 1997.
Illusion and Reality: Hyperrealism Painting in Korea and America.
Samsung Museum of Modern Art, Seoul, South Korea, March 3 - April 29,
2001, pp. 60-63.
Iperrealisti. Chiostro del Bramante, Rome, Italy, April 5 – June 15, 2003, pp. 88-89.
American Photorealism. Traveling exhibition, Japan: Iwate Museum
of Art, April 4 – May 16; Iwaki City Art Museum, May 23 – July 4;
Kumamoto Prefectural Museum of Art, July 16 – September 5;
Hakodate Museum of Art, Hokkaido, September 12 – November 7;
Also to Jane Vorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers, The State
University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, Dec. 12, 2004 – March 27, 2005,
pp. 50-51.
Cars and Ketchup: Photorealist Images of the American Landscape. Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, New York, NY April 2 - June 19, 2005., p.8


ARTICLES

Andreae, Christopher. "Taking a Look," Christian Science Monitor, 19 March 1980.
Blau, Douglas. "Artists by Artists," Arts, February 1980, p. 12.
Bourdon, David. "Chuck Close: Portraits," Vogue, January 1980, p. 27.
Cavaliere, Barbara. "Art Reviews - Chuck Close," Arts, February 1980,
p. 33.
Diamonstein, Barbaralee. "Chuck Close: I'm Some Kind of a Slow Motion Cornball," ARTnews, Summer 1980, pp. 112-16.
Grundberg, Andy. "20 x 24 at Light," Art in America, February 1980, pp. 133-4.
Kertess, Klaus. "Figuring It Out," Artforum, November 1980, pp. 30-5.
Kramer, Hilton. "Art View: Today's Avant-Garde Artists Have Lose the Power to Shock," The New York Times, 16 November 1980.
Meisel, Louis K. "Fifteen Years of Photo-Realism," Horizon, November 1980, p. 59.
von Raddatz, Fritz. "Amerika auf der Suche nach seinen Wurzein," Die Zeit, December 1980, p. 26.
Schwartz, Ellen. "New York Reviews: Chuck Close at Pace," ARTnews, January 1980, p. 157.
Simon, Joan. "Close Encounters," Art in America, February 1980,
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Phil / Fingerprint, litho/paper, 1981
Self Portrait / White Ink, aquatint on canson 425 black paper, 1978
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Untitled (Self Portrait), relief print/okiwara paper, 1999
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