About


Exhibition

John Goodyear

b. 1930, Los Angeles, California
1952, Bachelor of Design, University of Michigan
1954, Master of Design, University of Michigan
1956-62, Instructor, University of Michigan
1962-64, Instructor, University of Massachusetts, Amerst
1964-97, Professor of Art, Rutgers University, New Jersey

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
Amel Gallery, New York City, 1964.
Amel Gallery, New York City, 1965.
Amel Gallery, New York City, e1966.
Douglass College Art Gallery, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1967.
Andrew Dickson White Museum, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1972.
Everson Museum, Syracuse University, New York, 1972.
Allegheny College, Meadville, Pennsylvania, 1972.
Inhibodress Gallery, Sydney, Australia, 1972.
New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, 1975.
Center of Advanced Visual Studies, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1976.
Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts, 1976.
Slusser Gallery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1981.
New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, 1981.
Princeton Gallery of Fine Arts, New Jersey, 1987.
Pyramid Gallery, New York City, 1989.
Snyder Fine Art, New York City, 1992.
Jersey City Museum, New Jersey, 1993.
Frank Martin Gallery, Muhlenburg College, Allentown, Pennsylvania, 1995.
Ericson Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2000.
Michener Museum, Doylestwon, Pennsylvania, 2000.
Ben Shahn Galleries, William Paterson University, Wayne, New Jersey, 2001.
Gallery of Fine Art, Newtown, Pennsylvania, 2004.
Hunterdon Museum of Art, Clinton, New Jersey, 2005.
New Jersey Center for the Arts, Summit, New Jersey, 2012.

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
Martha Jackson Gallery, New York City, New Forms-New Media I and II, 1960.
Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts, New England Art Today, 1962.
University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Faculty Art Exhibition, 1965.
Howard Wise Gallery, New York City, On the Move, 1965.
Albright-Knox Gallery, Buffalo, New York, Kinetic and Optic Art Today, 1965.
Albany Institute of History and Art, New York, Art in Science, 1965.
The Museum of Modern Art, New York City, The Responsive Eye, 1965.
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Light/Motion/Space, 1966.
Howard Wise Gallery, New York City, Lights in Orbit, 1966.
Whitney Museum of Americn Art, New York City, Annual Exhibition, 1966.
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, 400 Years of American Art, 1966.
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Obelisk Without an Eye, 1966.
Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, Texas, Light in Art, 1966.
Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, Light as a Medium, 1966.
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, Contemporary American Sculpture, 1966.
The Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Light/Motion/Space, 1966.
Smithsonian Institute, Washington, DC, Radius 5, 1967.
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, Artists Under Forty, 1968.
Milwaukee Art Center, Wisconsin, Options, 1968.
Chicago Museum of Contemporary Art, Illinois, Options, 1968.
Albright-Knox Gallery, Buffalo, New York, Plus by Minus, 1968.
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, Annual, 1968.
Brazil, South America, Bienal de Sao Paulo, 1969.
University Art Museum, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, 1970.
State University of New York, Albany, New York, Constructivist Tendencies, 1970.
Hayden Gallery, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Explorations, 1970.
The Jewish Museum, New York City, Software, 1970.
Indiana University Art Museum, Bloomington, 1971.
Andrew Dickson White Museum of Art, Ithaca, New York, 1971.
Akron Art Institute, Akron, Ohio, 1971.
Minnesota Museum of Art, St. Paul, Minnesota, 1971.
Art Gallery, University of Alabama, University, Alabama, 1971.
Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego, California, 1971.
The Art Galleries, University of California, Constructivist Tendencies, 1971.
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts, Elements of Art, 1971.
Institute of Contemporary Art, London, England, Unlikely Photographs, 1971.
De Cordova Museum, Lincoln, Massachusetts, 1972.
Museum of Art, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Constructivist Tendencies, 1972.
The Museum of Modern Art, New York City, Untitled III, 1972.
Medellin, Colombia, South America, 3 Bienal de Arte Coltejer, 1972.
Impact Gallery, Montreux, Switzerland, Espace/Situation/72, 1972.
Centro de Arte y Comunicacion, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Arte de Sistemas II, 1972.
The Franklin Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1973.
Delgado Museum of Art, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1973.
Palace of Arts and Sciences, San Francisco, California, 1973.
Cincinnati Contemporary Arts Center, Ohio, 1973.
Museum of science and Industry, Chicago, Illinois, 1973.
Center of Advanced Visual Studies, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 1973.
New Jersey State Council on the Arts, Curator’s Choice, 1974.
New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, Constructivist Art, 1975.
Merriewold West Gallery, Far Hills, New Jersey, Projects in Nature, 1975.
Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, New York Studio School Benefit Drawing Show, 1976.
University Art Museum, Austin, Texas, Drawing Exhibition, 1977.
New Jersey State Council on the Arts, New Jersey Currents, 1979.
American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, New York City, Fund Purchase Exhibition, 1980.
Neuberger Museum, Purchase, New York, Spirit of Constructivism, 1980.
Frank Marino Gallery, New York City, Aspects of Fire, 1980.
Summit Art Center, New Jersey, American Abstract Artists, 1981.
City Gallery, New York City, Abstraction in Action, 1983.
Weatherspoon Art Gallery, Greensboro, North Carolina, American Abstract Artists, 1983.
Moody Gallery of Art, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, American Abstract Artists, 1983.
The Art Gallery, Maryland University, College Park, Beyond the Plane, American Constructions, 1930-65, 1984.
The Atrium Gallery, Schenectady, New York, Aspects of Constructivism, 1985.
Macedonian Center for Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki, Greece, Group Show, 1987.
New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, Abstract Artists, 1987.
Morris Museum of Art, Morristown, New Jersey, State Council Fellowships, 1987.
Kean College Gallery, Union, New Jersey, Group Show, 1987.
Condeso-Lawler Gallery, New York City, Group Show, 1987.
Korn Gallery, Madison, New Jersey, Working Drawings, 1987.
City Gallery, New York City, Abstract Art, 1987.
Nexus Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Public Art, 1988.
Kunsthalle, Karlsruhe, Germany, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1988.
Walters Art Gallery, New Brunswick, New Jersey, Art After Science, 1988.
Robespierre Gallery, Paris, France, Four Americans, 1988.
Real Artways, Hartford, Connecticut, Mythic Moderns, 1989.
Muskegon Art Museum, Michigan, American Art, 1989.
Galerie la Merced, Maracaibo, Venezuela, South America, North American Contemporary Art, 1989.
Henri Gallery, Washington, DC, Group Show, 1989.
Neuberger Museum, Purchase, New York, Geometric Abstractions and the Modern Spirit, 1989.
55 Mercer Gallery, New York City, American Abstract Artists, 1989.
Deutsch-Americanishes Institut, Tubingen, Germany, Idee und Realization, 1990.
Amerikahaus, Frankfurt, Germany, Idee und Realization, 1990.
Amerikahaus, Munich, Germany, Idee und Realization, 1990.
Amerikahaus, Hanover, Germany, Idee und Realization, 1990.
New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, A Force of Repetition, 1990.
Detroit Institute of Art, Michigan, New Acquisitions, 1991.
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Alumni Exhibition, 1991.
Columbia Museum of Art, South Carolina, Inaugural Exhibition, 1991.
Anderson Gallery, Buffalo, New York, Inaugural Exhibition, 1991.
Cultural History Museum, Madgeburg, Germany, Idee Und Realization, 1991.
Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita, Kansas, The Persistence of Abstraction, 1992.
Amerikahaus, Cologne, Germany, Kunstler Zwischen Idee und Realization, 1992.
Rahaus, Sinzig, Germany, Kunstler Zwischen Idee und Realization, 1992.
Orangerie, Biekastel, Saar, Germany, Kunstler Zwischen Idee und Realization, 1992.
Frank Martin Gallery, Allentown, Pennsylvania, Recent Acquisitions, 1992.
Horodner-Romley Gallery, New York City, Ten Steps, 1992.
New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, Permanent Collection, 1993.
New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, Working Art, 1993.
Academy Gallery, Stockton, New Jersey, The Empty Vessel, 1993.
Wilson Art Gallery, Glassboro, New Jersey, Russian/American Exchange, 1993.
Granary Books, New York City, Russian/American Exchange, 1993.
X Art Foundation, New York City, Blast Art, 1993.
Ulrich Museum, Wichita, Kansas, Abstract Art, 194.
Pyramid Atlantic Gallery, Riverdale, Maryland, Natural Histories, 1994.
Nelson Atkins Museum, Kansas City, Missouri, Prints from the Permanent Collection, 1994.
Art Gallery of Hamilton, Canada, Cracks in the Modern, 1994.
Kamin Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Collaborations, 1995.
New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, One Hundred Years, 1995.
The Gallery, Center for the Arts, Easton, Pennsylvania, Exposito Extrema, 1995.
Center for the Arts, Normal, Illinois, Frankenstein in the Normal, 1996.
New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, Six Artists in the 90s, 1996.
Mishkin Gallery, Baruch College, New York, 60th Anniversary, 1996.
Baumgarten Gallery, Washington, DC, Group Show, 1996.
Gallery 181, College of Design, Iowa State University, Aimes, From Cover to Cover, 1996.
Westby Gallery, Glassboro, New Jersey, Drawing Across the Board, 1997.
Mandeville Gallery, Schenectady, New York, Drawing into Sculpture, 1997.
Caren Golden Gallery, New York City, Frankensteinian, 1997.
Snyder Fine Art, New York City, Geometric Abstraction, 1937-97, 1997.
The Michener Art Museum, Doylestown, Pennsylvania, The Spirit of Abstraction, 2001.
Bristol Myers Squibb, Lawrenceville, New Jersey, Off the Wall, 2001.
Gary Snyder Fine Art, New York City, 500 Drawings on Paper, 2001.
Swope Art Museum, Terre Haute, Indiana, American Abstract Artists, 2002.
Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Trace, 2004.
Jack S. Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, Texas, Twister, 2004.
The Armory, Park Avenue, New York City, Art20, 2007.
Francis M. Naumann Fine Art, New York City, Demoiselles Revisited, 2007.
Francis M. Naumann Fine Art, New York City, Conceptual Objects, 2007.
Ann Reid Gallery, Princeton, New Jersey, Nibbling the White Cube, 2008.
Mason Gross Galleries, New Brunswick, New Jersey, In Suspension, 2008.
West Windsor Gallery, New Jersey, Connect/Reconnect, 2009.
Walsh Gallery, Seton Hall University, South Orange, New Jersey, Lilliput, 2009.
Taplin Gallery, Paul Robeson Center, Princeton, New Jersey, Reinventing the Wheel, 2010.
David Richard Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 1960s Revisited, 2010.
OK Harris Gallery, New York City, American Abstract Artists, 2011.

SELECTED COLLECTIONS
Art-in-Embassies Collection, United States Department, Washington, DC
Bibliotecca di Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna, Rome, Italy
Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, France
Jack S. Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, Texas
Blum Gallery, College of Atlantic, Bar Harbor, Maine
The Boca Raton Art Museum, Florida
Bristol-Myers Squibb, Princeton, New Jersey
British Museum, London, England
Bronx Museum of Art, New York
Brooklyn Museum, New York
City University of New York Art Gallery, New York
Cincinnati Art Museum, Ohio
Columbia Museum of Art, South Carolina
Corcoran Gallery, Washington, DC
Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Georgia Museum of Art, Athens, Georgia
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
Kecksher Museum, Huntington, New York
Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
Hoechst-Celanese, Somerville, New Jersey
Houston Museum of Fine Arts, Texas
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
Instituto Cultural Peruano-Norte Americano, Lima, Peru
La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art, California
Library of Congress, Washington, DC
Macedonian Center for Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki, Greece
Frank Martin Gallery, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, Pennsylvania
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
James Michener Collection of 20th Century American Paintings, Austin, Texas
James A. Michener Museum of Art, Doylestown, Pennsylvania
University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor
Mills College Art Gallery, Oakland, California
Milwaukee Art Center, Wisconsin
Mulvane Art Center, Topeka, Kansas
Muscarelle Art Museum, Williamsburg, Virginia
Musee des Beaux Arts de l’Ontario, Toronto, Canada
Museum of Contemporary Art, Barcelona, Spain
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas
Museum of Modern Art, New York
Muskegon Museum of Art, Michigan
National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC
Newark Museum, New Jersey
New Jersey State Museum, Trenton
George Rickey Collection, Neuberger Museum, New York University, Purchase, New York
Philadelphia Museum of Art, Pennsylvania
New York Public Library, New York
Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey
Rose Art Museum, Waltham, Massachusetts
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, California
Stiftung fur Konstrucktive und Konkrete Kunst, Zurich, Switzerland
Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, Massachusetts
Spelman College, Atlanta, Georgia
Snite Art Museum, Notre Dame, Indiana
Sheldon Swope Art Museum, Inc., Terre Haute, Indiana
University Gallery, Fine Arts Center, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Ulrich Museum of Wichita State University, Kansas
Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, Connecticut
The Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, North Carolina
Worcester Art Museum, Massachusetts
Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut
Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick, New Jersey