Frank Stella

  • Penasar, 2005
    Stainless steel and carbon fiber
    45.98 x 27.01 x 40 in

* born May 12, 1924

is an American painter, sculptor and printmaker, noted for his work in the areas of minimalism and post-painterly abstraction. Stella lives and works in New York City.
lives and works in New York

Solo exhibitions (selection)

Frank Stella - Retroperspective, Organized by the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, NY, USA
Frank Stella - Over, Under, Next, Experiments in Mixed Media and Sculpture Garden, Washington, USA
Frank Stella - S(ch)ichtwechsel, Museum für Kongrete Kunst, Ingolstadt, Germany

Frank Stella - Pictures of Nothing, The Frances Lehmann Loeb Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY, USA
Frank Stella - Over, Under, Next, Experiments in Mixed Media and Sculpture Garden,Washington, USA
Frank Stella - S(ch)ichtwechsel, Museum für Kongrete Kunst, Ingolstadt, Germany
Frank Stella - II Guggenheim. L´avanguardia americana 1945-1980, Palazo delle Esposizioni, Roma, Italy
Frank Stella - Poesi der Reduktion, Minimal, Concept, Land Art, Moderne Kunst Stif. Ludwig
MUMOK, Vienna, Austria 

Frank Stella - Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Germany 
Frank Stella - Insitut Valencia d´Art Modern, Valencia, Spain
Frank Stella - Selected Prints 1974-1982, Greenfield Sacks Gallery, Santa Monica CA, USA
Frank Stella - The 1960´s, The University of Lethbridge Art Gallery, Lethbridge, Alberta, USA
Frank Stella - Black Aluminium, Copper Paintings, L&M Arts, NYC, USA

New Contemporary Galleries - John Caldor Family Collection - Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney

Frank Stella: New Works, Wetterling Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden

Polychrome Relief. Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York
Moby Dick: Frank Stella and Herman Melville. Grand Rapids Art Museum, Michigan

Frank Stella. Wetterling Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden
Polygons to Printmaking: The Work of Frank Stella, 1958 – 1997. Princeton University Art Museum. Princeton, NJ

Frank Stella, Galerie Haas & Fuchs, Berlin
Frank Stella on the Roof, The Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Roof Garden, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Frank Stella, Galerie Thomas, Munich
Frank Stella – 1958, The Menil Collection, Houston
Frank Stella: Collages and Related Sculpture from the von Kleist Series, Jacobson Howard Gallery in Conjunction with Danese Gallery, New York

Frank Stella - Serie Moby Dick, Museo de Arte Latinoamericano de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires
Frank Stella, New Work Waddington Galleries, London
Frank Stella - Moby Dick Series, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Santiago
Frank Stella, John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco
Frank Stella, Rosenbaum Contemporary, Boca Raton

Frank Stella, Galerie Terminus, Munich
What You See Is What You See: Frank Stella and the Anderson Collection at SFMOMA, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco
Frank Stella - A Breakthrough In Abstraction - Exotic Birds Gagosian Gallery, New York

Frank Stella, Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London
Frank Stella, The Nagoya City Art Museum, Nagoya

Frank Stella, Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University, Stanford
Frank Stella, Galerie Hans Strelow, Düsseldorf
Heinrich von Kleist by Frank Stella, Württembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart

Frank Stella - Love Letters and Correspondence, Barbara Mathes Gallery, New York
Working Space - Collection of Frank Stella, Kawamura Memorial Museum of Art, Chiba

Frank Stella at 2000 - Changing The Rules, Museum of Contemporary Art - North Miami, Miami
Frank Stella, Kukje Gallery, Seoul

Frank Stella: New Paintings, Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London

Frank Stella -Illustrationen nach El Lissitzkys Had Gadya, Alte Synagoge,Essen

Retrospective, Museum of Modern Art, New York

Frank Stella: peintures 1970 – 1979, Centre d’Arts Plastiques Contemporains de Bordeaux, Bordeaux
Frank Stella: Working Drawings / Zeichnungen 1956-1970, Kunstmuseum Basel, Basel

Frank Stella: The Indian Bird Maquettes, Museum of Modern Art, New York
Metallic Reliefs, Rose Art Museum, Waltham

Stella since 1970, Fort Wortj Art Museum, Fort Worth; Newport Art Museum, Newport Beach; Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal; Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver; Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington; Mississippi Art Museum, Jackson; Denver Art Museum, Denver; Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis; Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines
Frank Stella: The Series within a Series, Visual Arts Museum, New York

Frank Stella: Werke 1958 – 1976, Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Bielefeld
Aluminium Reliefs 1976-77, Museum of Modern Art, Oxford

Frank Stella: The Black Paintings, Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore
Frank Stella: Neue Reliefbilder - Bilder und Grafik, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel

Frank Stella: Recent Works, Portland Center for the Visual Arts, Portland; Henry Gallery, Washington; Ace Gallery, Vancouver

Frank Stella, Phillips Collection, Washington

Frank Stella, Museum of Modern Art, New York; Hayward Gallery, London; Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam; Pasadena Art Museum, Pasadena; Art Gallery of Ontario, Ontario and Toronto

Recent paintings by Frank Stella, Rose Art Museum, Waltham
Frank Stella, University of Puerto Rico

Frank Stella, New Gallery, Bennington
Frank Stella: Recent paintings and drawings, Washington Gallery of Modern Art, Washington

Frank Stella: An exhibition of recent paintings, Pasadena Art Museum, Pasadena

Frank Stella, Malden Public Library, Malden

Group exhibitions (selection)

Stella & Calatrava. The Micahel Kohlhaas Curtain, Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin

Colour Fields, Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin
Calder to Warhol - Introducing the Fisher Collection, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, SFMOMA, San Francisco

Robert and Jane Mayerhoff Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington DC
Die Gegenwart der Linie, Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich

Modern American Masters, Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, San Diego

Big Juicy Paintings, Miami Art Museum, Miami
Le mouvement des images, Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris

Contemporary Voices: Works from the UBS Art Collection, Museum of Modern Art, New York

Singular Forms (Sometimes Repeated) - Art from 1951 to the Present, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York

Work Ethic, The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore

The Big Americans - The Art of Collaboration, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra

Ornament und Abstraktion, Foundation Beyeler, Riehen

From Cubism to Minimalism - A selection of Works by World Leading Artists, Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art, Teheran

The first view, Sammlung Essl - Kunsthaus, Klosterneuburg

Mediation - The Digital in Contemporary American Printmaking, University of South Florida Contemporary Art Museum, Tampa

Art Minimal, Musée d’art contemporain, Bordeaux

MOMA at Brooklyn, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn

A view of a decade, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago

American abstract impressionists and imagists, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York