McArthur Binion

McArthur Binion was born in Macon, Mississippi in 1946. He lives and works in Chicago.
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2019
2019 - McArthur Binion, Ghosts: Rhythms & Haints, Mississippi Museum of Art, Jackson, USA
2019 - McArthur Binion, Lehmann Maupin, New York, USA
2019 - New:Work (Hong Kong), Massimo De Carlo, Hong Kong, PRC
2019 - White:Work, Massimo De Carlo, London, UK
2019 - Hand:Work:II, Lehmann Maupin, Hong Kong, HK
2019 - Hand:Work:II, Lehmann Maupin, Seoul, ROK
2018
2018 - Ink: Work, Massimo De Carlo, Milano, I
2018 - Binion/Saarinen, Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, USA
2017
2017 - Route 1: Box 2, Galerie Lelong & Co., New York, USA
2017 - DNA:Sepia, Massimo De Carlo, London, UK
2016
2016 - Seasons, Kavi Gupta, Chicago, USA
2015
2015 - McArthur Binion: Re:Mine, Galerie Lelong, New York, USA
2014
2014 - DNA Study, Kavi Gupta, Chicago, USA
2013
2013 - Ghost:Rhythms, Kavi Gupta, Chicago, USA
2012
2012 - Perspectives 177: McArthur Binion, Contemporary Art Museum Houston, Houston, USA
2010
2010 - Color Exploration: Simplicity in the Art of McArthur Binion, Univeristy of Maryland, University College Gallery, Adelphi, USA
2009
2009 - House : Work, Center Galleries at College for Creative Studies, Detroit, USA
2008
2008 - Simplicism II: The Gouaches, Audible Gallery, Experimental Sound Studio, Chicago, USA
2005
2005 - Simplicism, G. R. N’Namdi Gallery, Chicago; G. R. N’Namdi Gallery, New York, USA
2004
2004 - Simplicism, G. R. N’Namdi Gallery, Detroit, USA
2001
2001 - Modern : Ancient : Brown, Alley Culture, Detroit, USA
1998
1998 - Wayne State University Law School, Detroit, USA
1990
1990 - Laconic : Love : Letters; K.V.C., Fisher Theater, New Center One, Detroit, USA
1983
1983 - Small Walls Gallery, New York, USA
1980
1980 - The Juices: New Paintings, Anspacher Gallery, New York, USA
1980 - Shakespeare Festival, New York, USA
1980 - Drawings, Peg Alston Gallery, New York, USA
1975
1975 - Gallery Seven, Fisher Building, Detroit, USA
GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2020
2020 - Black Refractions: Highlights from The Studio Museum in Harlem (Forthcoming), Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, USA
2020 - Black Refractions: Highlights from The Studio Museum in Harlem (Forthcoming), Frye Museum of Art, Seattle, USA
2020 - Black Refractions: Highlights from The Studio Museum in Harlem (Forthcoming), Utah Museum of Fine Art, Salt Lake Citry, USA
2019
2019 - Black Refractions: Highlights from The Studio Museum in Harlem, Museum of the African Diaspora, San Francisco, USA
2019 - Black Refractions: Highlights from The Studio Museum in Harlem (Forthcoming), Gibbes Museum of Art, Charleston, USA
2019 - Black Refractions: Highlights from The Studio Museum in Harlem (Forthcoming), Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Kalamazoo, USA
2019 - Expanding Narratives: The Figure and the Ground, Smart Museum of Art, The University of Chicago, Chicago, USA
2017
2017 - Something to Say: The McNay Presents 100 Years of African American Art, McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, USA
2017 - Color People, Rental Gallery, East Hampton, USA
2017 - VIVA ARTE VIVA, 57th Venice Biennale, Venezia, I
2017 - Dimensions of Black: a Collaboration with the San Diego African American Museum of Fine Art, Museum of Contemporary San Diego, San Diego, USA
2017 - New at NOMA: Recent Acquisitions in Modern and Contemporary Art, New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, USA
2017 - From the Vault: Recent Gifts to the Collection, Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, USA
2017 - Through the African American Lens, National Museum of African American History and Culture, Washington, USA
2017 - Thought Patterns, Deborah Ronnen Fine Art, Rochester, USA
2017 - Above and Below the Surface: Eight Artists, Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, USA
2017 - Black and the Abstract, Part 2: Soft Curves/Hard Edges, Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, USA
2017 - Picturing Mississippi, 1817-2017: Land of Plenty, Pain, and Promise, Mississippi Museum of Art, Jackson, USA
2017 - Paper, Kavi Gupta, Chicago, USA
2017
2017 - Paper, Kavi Gupta, Chicago, USA
2017 - Paper, Kavi Gupta, Chicago, USA
2016
2016 - Circa 1970, Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, USA
2016 - Through the African American Lens, National Museum of African American History and Culture, Washington, USA
2016 - Recent Acquisitions, The Phillips Collection, Washington, USA
2016 - Viewpoints, Jenkins Johnson Gallery, San Francisco, USA
2016 - Chicago Invites Chicago, Galerie Lelong, New York, USA
2016 - Exhibition of Work by Newly Elected Members and Recipients of Honors and Awards, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, USA
2016 - Invitational Exhibition of Visual Arts, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, USA
2016 - New at NOMA: Recent Acquisitions in Modern and Contemporary Art, New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, USA
2016 - Chicago Invites Chicago, Galerie Lelong, New York, USA
2015
2015 - Piece by Piece: Building a Collection, Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, USA
2014
2014 - Prospect.3: Notes for Now, New Orleans, USA
2014 - Another Look at Detroit: Parts 1 and 2, Marianne Boesky, New York, Marlborough Chelsea, New York, USA
2014 - Ice Fishing, Max Wigram Gallery, London, UK
2014 - When the Stars Begin to Fall: Imagination in the American South, Studio Museum, Harlem, New York, USA
2014 - Above and Below the Surface: Eight Artists, Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, USA
2013
2013 - Black in the Abstract, Contemporary Art Museum Houston, Houston, USA
2013 - Green Flower Street, curated by TR, Tatiana Kourochkina Gallery, Instanbul Biennial, Istanbul
2013 - Outside the Lines, Contemporary Art Museum Houston, Houston, USA
2010
2010 - Well Put Together II, Thomas McCormick Gallery, Chicago, USA
2007
2007 - 25th Anniversary Group Exhibition, G. R. N’Namdi Gallery, New York, USA
2007 - STUFF: International Contemporary Art from the Collection of Burt Aaron, The Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, Detroit, USA
2002
2002 - Americas Remixed, Comune di Milano, Milano, I
2002 - No Greater Love, Abstraction, Jack Tilton/Anna Kustera Gallery, New York, USA
2002 - The Bones of Clouds: Some Recent Experiences of Chance, Center Galleries, College for Creative Studies, Detroit, USA
2002 - Paths, Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center, Birmingham, USA
2000
2000 - Art for Technology: A Reunion of Mural Artists, Martin Luther King Neighborhood Network, Detroit, USA
1997
1997 - T-race, Randolph Street Gallery, Chicago, USA
1996
1996 - Drawing in Chicago Now, 11th Street Gallery, Chicago, Illinois and Carleton College, Northfield, USA
1992
1992 - Drawings for Billboards, Focus Gallery, Detroit, USA
1989
1989 - Hotel Imperator, Berlin, D
1988
1988 - Poggibonsi Arte, Siena, I
1987
1987 - Share the Memories, Detroit Institute of Art, Detroit, USA
1985
1985 - David Hammons’ House, Art on the Beach, Creative Time, Inc., New York, USA
1984
1984 - Affirmation of Life, Kenkeleba Gallery, New York, USA
1983
1983 - The Regentrified Jungle, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York; Wayne State University/NYC, Wayne State University, Detroit, USA
1983 - Modernist Trends, 22 Wooster Gallery, New York, USA
1982
1982 - Organized by Joe Lewis and Holly Solomon Gallery of New York, Mark Twain Bank, Kansas City, USA
1982 - Six Murals by Six Artists, Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center Gallery, Detroit, USA
1982 - Cranbrook USA: A 50-Year Survey of Alumni, Cranbrook Museum of Art, Bloomfield Hills, USA
1981
1981 - Condesco/Lawler Gallery, New York, USA
1978
1978 - Detroit and Chicago: Art of the 70s, Detroit Institute of Art, Detroit, USA
1976
1976 - Susan Caldwell Gallery, New York, USA
1973
1973 - McArthur Binion, Jonathan Borofsky and Mary Obering, Artists Space, New York, USA
1972
1972 - Michigan Biannual, Saginaw Museum of Art, Saginaw, USA