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Born 1952-01-01

1952 Born in Chicago, Illinois

1976	School of the Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Studio Diploma

B.F.A., Harvard University, Cambridge, MA


1994 Peep Land: Paintings by Jane Dickson,

University Galleries, Illinois State

University, Normal; travelling to

Illinois Art Gallery, Chicago; University

Gallery, Memphis State University;

University Art Museum, Arizona State

University, Tempe (1995); Long

Beach Museum of Art (1996).

1993	Jane Dickson, Ann Jaffe Gallery,

Bay Harbor Islands, FL

Brooke Alexander, NYC

The Bride, 42nd Street Art Project

Installation, Creative Time, NYC

1992	Trust Me, Brooke Alexander, NYC

1991	Selected Prints, Mezzanine Gallery,

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC

1990	Brooke Alexander, NYC

1989 Life Under Neon, Moore College of Art, Philadelphia

1988	Jane Dickson Drawings, Fawbush Gallery, NYC
Brooke Alexander, NYC 

1986 Brooke Alexander, NYC

1984	Jane Dickson: Works on Paper, Brooke Alexander, NYC
1983	Delahunty, NYC

1982	Fun Gallery, NYC

City Maze, Fashion Moda (in collabo ration with Crash, NOC, Bobby G and 
Sandy S), NYC


1994	Cadavre Exquis, The Drawing Center,

New York; travelling to The Corcoran

Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

Urban Images, North Carolina

Museum of Art, Raleigh
Le Tempt d'un Dessin, Galerie de L'ecole des Beaux-Arts, de Lurrient, FRANCE
Crime, Solo Gallery, NYC New York Realism, Museum of Tokyo; travelling to 
Osaka, Japan; organized by the Tampa Museum of Art, FL.

1993 American Art in the 20th Century:

The Female Perspective, Boundary
Gallery, Agi Katz Fine Art, London

Rewriting History: The Salon of 1993,
Montgomery Glasoe Fine Art,


Nancy Spero Invites, Richard
Andemon Gallery, NYC

Freisenwall 120-Selected Works,
Pat Hearn Gallery, NYC 

1992 A Feast for the Eyes, Associated

American Artists, NYC

Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, MD,

curated by Joe Lewis

An Exhibition for Saryapt Ray,
Phillipe Briet Gallery, NYC

Betsy Rosenfield Gallery, Chicago

Slow Art: Painting in New York,
The Institute for Contemporary

Art, P.5.1, Long Island City, NY 

1991 Drawings, Charles Cowles Gallery, NYC

Drawings, Brooke Alexander, NYC

Recent Prints, Brooke Alexander

Editions, NYC

Art for Your Collection, Museum of
Art, Rhode Island School of Design,


Traffic Jam, New Jersey Center for

Visual Arts, Summit, NJ

Betsy Rosenfield Gallery, Chicago

Short Stories, Graham Gallery,

Albuquerque, NM

Setthg the Stage: Contemporary
Artists Design for the Performhg
Arts, Columbus Museum of Art,

Columbus, OH 

1990 Witnesses Against Our Vanishing,

Artists Space, NYC
Betsy Rosenfield Gallery, Chicago

42nd Annual Purchase Exhibition,

American Academy and Institute

of Arts and Letters, NYC

Selections from Fawbush Editions,

Fawbush Gallery, NYC

1989 Nocturnal Visions in Contemporary

Painting, Whitney Museum of Amer-ican Art at Equhable Center, NYC

The 7980's: Prints from the

Collection of Joshua P. Smith, The

National Gallery of Art,

Washington, D.C.

41st Annual Purchase Exhibihon,

American Academy and Institute

of Arts and Letters, NYC

Drive!, BMW Canada Inc., Toronto

Urbanimages, Madison Art Center, WI

100 Drawings by Women, Hillwood

Art Gallery, Brookville, Long Island, NY

The Road Show: The Automobile in

Contemporary Art, John Michael

Kohier Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI

Driven, Mark Twain Bank, Kansas

City, MO

The Future Now, Bass Museum of

Art, Mtami

1988 Elen Kreuze (A Choice), Kunst Rai

66, Amsterdam

Cultural Participation, Group

Material, Dia Art Foundation, NYC

Committed to Print The Museum

of Modern Art, NY; travelled.

Nocturne: Portraying the Night,

Kansas City Art Institute, KS

Works on Paper, Curt Marcus

Gallery, NYC

Rebop, Paula Allen Gallery, NYC

1987 A Graphic Muse: Prints by

Contemporary American Women,

Mount Holyoke College Art Museum,

South Hadley, VT; travelled to Yale

University Art Gallery, New Haven;

Santa Barbara Museum of Art;
Cotter, Holland. "Jane Dickson," The

New York Times, February 21.

Glueck, Grace. New York: The

Painted City, Gill Smith Publishers,

Salt Lake City.

Gopnick, Adam. "Jane Dickson," The

New Yorker February, 17.

Hess, Elizabeth. "Heart Like a Wheel,"

The Vstage Voice, February 25.
Kblwa, Jurgen, "Die Verdangten

Probleme, NY," Die Zeit Magazine,

Loughery, John. "Minor Mastem,

Neglected Giants," The Hudson

Review, Summer.

Paper February.

Spring, Justin. "Jane Dickson: Brooke

Alexander," Artforum, May.

Volk, Carol. "Jane Dickson," Art &

Antiquex, February.
1990 Raynor, Vivian. "Seeing Beauty or Problems," The New York Times, 
October 6.

1990	De Vuono, Frances. "Jane Dickson,

BrookeAlexander," ARTnews,


Ratchif, Carter. "American

Nocturnes," Elle, January.

Torday, Robert.. "Art, Antiques and

Auctions," Pan Am Clipper Magazine,

March 1990.

1989 Sozanski, Edward J. "Urban Images in Garish Colors," Philadelphia 
Inquirer June 1.

1988	Brenson, Michael. "Jane Dickson,"

The New York Times, January22.
Campbell, Lawrence. "Jane Dickson

at Brooke Alexander" Arr in

Amerka, June.
Enders, Alexandra. "The New

Gospel," Art & Antiques, January.

Indiana, Gary. "Blood and Guts," The

Village Voice, January 2.
O'Brien, Glenn. "Jane Dickson,"

Artforum, May.
1987 Braff, Phyllis. "Seeing the City as Artists Do," The New York Times, 

Gould, Claudia. "Jane Dickson: An

Interview," The Print Collector's

Newsletter Vol. XVII, No.6,


Lipson, Karin. "New York: Grit and

Glamour" Newsday, October 2. 1986 Engler Brigine. "Play and Decay,"

Paper February.

Indiana, Gary. "Jane Dickson,"The

Village Voice, February 25.
Raynor, Vivian. "Jane Dickson and

Dick Miller," The New York Times,
February 21.

Silverman, Andrea. "Jane Dickson at

Brooke Alexander," ARTnews, May. 

1985 Bass, Ruth. "New Editions: Jane

Dickson," ARTnews, October.

Brody, Jacqueline. "Jane Dickson:

Mother and Child Stairwell, Whit~

haired Girl," The Print Collector's
Newsletter Vol. XV, No.6,


Cameron, Dan. "Illustration is Back in

the Picture," ARTnews, November.

Clothier, Peter. "City Art: 9 Artists

from New York at Asher Faure," LA.

Weekly, July 12-18.

Holden, Stephen. "Stage: White

Glove," The New York Times, April 29.
Muchnic, Suzanne."The Art Galleries,"

The Los Angeles Times, July 19.
Thorson, Alice. "Hirshhorn's Content

Swamps Issues," NewAn Examiner


1984 Artner, Alan. "Fantasies Feed

Romance of Night Lights,"The Chicago

Tribune, December 7.

Brenson, Michael. "Jane Dickson,"

The New York Times, December21.
Heartney, Eleanor. "Jane Dickson,

Delahunty," ARTnews, March.

Kleyn, Robert. "Protective Mimicry,"

Vanguard, March.
Lippard, Lucy. "Black and White and

Gray All Over," The Village Voice,

Lyon, Christopher. "Night Lights

Exhibition Switches on the Art Noir,"

The Chicago Sun-Times, November 23.
Nadelman, Cynthia. "Artists the

Critics are Watching: Jane Dickson,"

ARTnews, November.
Ramirez-Harwood, Yasmin. "Paint it

Black," Paper November.

Robinson, Walter and McCormick,

Carlo. "Slouching Toward Avenue D,"

Art in America, Summer.
Russell, John. "Situation," The New

York Times, February 3.
Windshield, Walter. "It's the Art,"

The East Village Eye, February. 

1983 Chandler Marcus. "Compassionate
Images," NewArt Examiner February.

Howell, John. "Art Takes 1: Soho;

Jane Dickson, Delahunty," New York

Beat December.

Russell, John. "In the Arts: Critic's

Choices," The New York Timex,

1982	Brenson, Michael. "Art Lights Up

Times Square," The New York Times,
June 25.

Flood, Richard. "Documenta 7:

Fashion Mode," Anii'orum, October.

Glueck, Grace. "Critic's Notebook"

The New York Times, December 2.
Larson, Kay. "Art," New York

Magazine, March B.
Skoggard, Ross. "Group Show at

Artists Space," Art in America,


1981	Glueck, Grace. "The New Collectives -

Reaching for a Wider Audience," The

New York Times, February 1.
Levin, Kim. "Anarchy in the M.C.,"

The Village Voice, March 4.
Trebay, Guy. "Art: Fashion Mode,"

The Village Voice, December 31-
January 6.

1980 Deitch, Jeffrey. "Report from Times Square," Art in America, Summer.


1993 Jane in Peeland, color 19:35 minutes, by Charlie Ahearn/Pow Wow 

1990	Art Today, March, review by Donald Kuspit


1990	The Dewam Young Artist Award

1985	National Endowment for the Arts Arlene Foundation Grant
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts,
Richmond; The Nelson-Atkins

Museum of Art, Kansas City
The Viewer as Voyeur, The Whitney
Museum of American Art at Philip
Morris, NYC

1986 Publlc & Private: American Prints

Today, The Brooklyn Museum;
travelled to Flint Institute of Arts, Ml;
Rhode Island School of Design,
Providence; Museum of Art, Carnegie
Institute, Pittsburgh;
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis
Art on Paper, Weatherspoon Art
Gallery, University of North Carolina,

1985 Correspondences: New York Art

Now, Laforet Museum Herejuku,
Tokyo; travelled to Tochigi
Prefectural Museum of Fine Arts,
Utsunomiya; Tagaki Hell Espace
Media, Kobe
1985 Biennial Exhibition, The Whitney
Museum of American Art, NYC (with
Group Materiel)
The Big Car Show, Herron Gallery,
Indianapolis Center for
Contemporary Art
Art at the Anchorage, Creative Time,
Inc., Brooklyn

1984 Content A Contemporary Focus

1974-7984,	Tenth Anniversary

Exhibition, Hirshhorn Museum and
Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian
Institution, Washington, D.C.
Urban Landscapes, Semaphore East
Drawings: After Photography, Allen
Memonal Art Museum, Oberlin, OH;
travelled to Mitchell Museum, Mount
Vernon, IL; Aspen Center for Visual
Arts; Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art
Museum, Wausau, WI; Newport
Harbor Art Museum, CA, curated by
William Olander.
Night Ughts, Dart Gallery, Chicago

Romanticism, New Math Gallery, NYC
On 42nd Street The Whitney
Museum of American Art at Philip
Morris, NYC
Piezo Electric, NYC
Centralimages, BrookeAlexander, NYC
Motives, HalIwalls and C.E.P.A.,
Buffalo, NY, curated by Claudia Gould
Group Show Galerie lngstrom,
Cell and Response: Art on Central
America, Colby College Museum of
Art, Waterville, NH
Artists' Calt Brooke Alexander, NYC 

1983 The New Portrait, The Institute for Art
and Urban Resources, P.5.1, Long
Island, NY, cureted by Jeffrey Deitch.
Regentrified Jungle, Ememon
Gallery, Hamilton College,Clinton, NYC
Compassionate Images, N.A.M.E.
Gallery, Chicago
Dirty Pictures, organized by Exit
Art for White Columns, NYC; travelled
to Reel Art Ways, Harttord, CT
Island of Negative Utopia, (with
Colab) The Kitchen, NYC
7984 Show, Ronald Feldman Fine
Arts, NYC
State of the Art, Barbara Gladstone
Gallery, NYC

1982	London-New York, Lisson Gallery,
The Crime Show, ABC No Rio, NYC
Another Look at Landscape,
Semaphore, NYC 1981 Two Suitcases Show, AND/OR
Gallery, Seattle Cave Girls Create Chaos, White Columns Gallery, NYC Forest 
Avenue Maze (in collaboration with Justen, Ladda, Jody Culkin and PeterFend), 
P.5.184, South Bronx, NYC New Work, Artists Space, NYC curated by Walter 
1980	The Real Estate Show, 123 Delancy Street, NYC
The Times Square Show, NYC

Events: Fashion Mode, The New

Museum, NYC
Collaborative Projects Presents a
Benefit Exhibition at Brooke
Alexander, Inc., NYC
Lower Manhattan Drawing Show,
Mudd Club Gallery, NYC, curated by
Keith Haring

1979 Animals in Cities, Installation, Fashior Mode, NYC, curated by Christy 
Rupp Dog Show, 591 Broadway, NYC


Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn
The Art Institute of Chicago
Victoria and Albert Museum, London
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC
The Museum of Modern Art, NYC
The Walker ArtCenter, Minneapolis
Minneapolis Museum of Art,
Mt. Holyoke College, South Hedley,
Toledo Museum of Art, Ohio
Library of Congress, Washington, D.C
Wake Forest University, Winston-
Salem, North Carolina
Huntington Art Gallery, University of
Texas, Austin


Peep Land: Paintings by Jane Dickson,
University Galleries, Illinois State
University, Normal. Essays by Glenn
O'Brien, Peter Schjeldahl, and Jennite
Kabat. Interview by Berry Blinderman
Craft, Dan. "Night Moves: Artist
Explores Lite after Dark," The
Pantagraph, January21.
Schjeldahl, Peter. "All You Need,"
The Village Voice, August 3.
"Robin Winters/Jane Dickson,"
The New Yorker, March15.
Balkan, Debra Bricker. "Jane Dickson at Brooke Alexander," Art in America, 

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