Stephen Hannock

General

  • The artist lives and works in North Adams, Massachusetts.

  • 1982 - 2003Lived and worked in New York, New York

  • 1972 - 1975Apprenticed to artist Leonard Baskin (1922-2000)

  • 1970 - 1976Studied at Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine, Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts and Hampshire College, South Amherst, Massachusetts from which he received a BA

  • 1951Born in Albany, New York

Awards

  • 2013Frederic E. Church Award , Olana Partnership, New York, New York, United States

  • 2010Honorary Doctorate, Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, North Adams, Massachusetts, United States

  • 2009Honorary Doctorate of Fine Arts, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine, United States

  • 1999Academy Award: Special Visual Effects for What Dreams May Come (1998, dir. Vincent Ward), American Academy of Motion Pictures and Sciences, Beverly Hills, California, United States

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2016Oxbow for Ophelia: Recent Paintings, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2014Stephen Hannock: Moving Water, Fleeting Light, Marlborough Fine Art, London, United Kingdom.

  • 2012Stephen Hannock: Recent Paintings: Vistas with Text, Marlborough Gallery, New York, NY, United States.

  • 2012Gathering Light: The Art of Stephen Hannock, Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Brattleboro, Vermont, United States.

  • 2010 - 2012Mt. Blanca with Ute Creek at Dawn, Frederic C. Hamilton Building, Denver Art Museum, Denver, Colorado, United States.

  • 2010Two Paintings, One Night, Mass MoCA, North Adams, Massachusetts, United States.

  • 2010Flooded Canyon, Yellowstone Dawn, Whitney Gallery of Western Art, Buffalo Bill Historical Center, Cody, Wyoming, United States.

  • 2009Stephen Hannock: New Work, John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, California, United States.

  • 2009Northern City Renaissance, Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle, United Kingdom.

  • 2009Inaugural Exhibition, Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick, Maine, United States.

  • 2007Luminosity: Paintings by Stephen Hannock, Albany Institute of History and Art, Albany, New York, United States.

  • 2007Northern City Renaissance at the Berkshire Museum, Berkshire Museum, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, United States.

  • 2006Stephen Hannock: A Survey, The Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio, United States.

  • 2005Recent Vistas with Text, McKenzie Fine Art, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2005Stephen Hannock, The Harrison Gallery, Williamstown, Massachusetts, United States.

  • 2002Stephen Hannock, McKenzie Fine Art, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2002 Meredith Long and Company, Houston, Texas, United States.

  • 2002Stephen Hannock, Michael Kohn Gallery, Los Angeles, California, United States.

  • 2001Stephen Hannock: Recent Nocturnes, John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, California, United States.

  • 2001Stephen Hannock: Recent Paintings, Winston Wachter Fine Art, Seattle, Washington, United States.

  • 2000 James Graham and Sons, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2000Stephen Hannock: Paintings, Quint Contemporary Art, La Jolla, California, United States.

  • 1999Stephen Hannock: Recent Nocturnes, Winston Wächter Fine Art, Seattle, Washington, United States.

  • 1999Illuminations, Robert Berman Gallery, Santa Monica, California, United States.

  • 1999Stephen Hannock: Nocturnes and Flooded Rivers, Kohn Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, California, United States.

  • 1999 Meredith Long and Company, Houston, Texas, United States.

  • 1998Stephen Hannock: Space and Time, Deerfield Academy, Deerfield, Massachusetts, United States. Traveled to Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, Ohio.

  • 1998 John Graham and Sons, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1997Nocturnes: From Tuscany to Naples, John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, California, United States.

  • 1997 Meredith Long and Company, Houston, Texas, United States.

  • 1997 The Ralls Collection, Washington, DC, United States.

  • 1996Stephen Hannock, James Graham and Sons, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1995After Church, After Cole: Stephen Hannock's Oxbow, Timken Museum of Art, San Diego, California, United States.

  • 1994 Salander-O'Reilly Galleries, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1993 Gallery One, Toronto, Canada.

  • 1993Nocturnes and Flooded Rivers, John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, California, United States.

  • 1992Recent Paintings: Stephen Hannock, Meredith Long and Company, Houston, Texas, United States.

  • 1990Selected Works 1970-1990, Joseph V. Reed Center for the Arts, Deerfield, Massachusetts, United States. Traveled to Robert Berman Gallery, Santa Monica, California.

  • 1990Stephen Hannock: Rockets and Flooded Rivers, Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1989 Frank Bernarducci Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1988 Wallace Wentworth Gallery, Washington, DC, United States.

  • 1987 Frank Bernarducci Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1986 B-1 Gallery, Santa Monica, California, United States.

  • 1983 Frank Bernarducci Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1983 Deerfield Academy, Arts Symposium, Deerfield, Massachusetts, United States.

  • 1982 Albany Institute of History and Art, Albany, New York, United States.

  • 1982 Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States.

  • 1982 Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, Massachusetts, United States.

  • 1981 Greenspace Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1980 Deerfield Academy, Deerfield, Massachusetts, United States.

  • 1980 St. Georges School, Newport, Rhode Island, United States.

  • 1980 Warberg Center, Middlesex School, Concorde, Massachusetts, United States.

  • 1980 Paul Mellon Center, Wallingford, Pennsylvania , United States.

  • 1980 Northfield-Mount Herman, Northfield, Massachusetts , United States.

  • 1980 Williston Academy, Easthampton, Massachusetts, United States.

  • 1979 Hood Museum, Dartmouth College, , Hanover, Massachusetts, United States.

  • 1978 Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, Massachusetts, United States.

  • 1978 Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States.

  • 1976 University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts, United States.

  • 1976 Smith College of Museum of Art, Northampton, Massachusetts, United States.

Group Exhibitions

  • 2016Lay of the Land, Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, Massachusetts, United States.

  • 2016Summer Group Exhibition, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2015Summer Group Exhibition, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2015River Crossings: Contemporary Art Comes Home (Curator), Thomas Cole National Historic Site, Catskill, New York, United States. Olana State Historic Site, Hudson, New York, United States.

  • 2012On Hudson: Highlights from the Albany Institute of History and Art, Florence Griswold Museum, Old Lyme, Connecticut, United States.

  • 2012Northern City Renaissance, Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.

  • 2007We Are Here, Ferrin Gallery, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, United States.

  • 2007Friends from Northampton, The Harrison Gallery, Williamstown, Massachusetts, United States.

  • 2007One Hundred Fifty Years in the Art Business, James Graham and Sons, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2007The Art of Night: Sunrise to Sunset, Barn Gallery at Stonover Farm, Lenox, Massachusetts, United States.

  • 2007The Story Goes, McKenzie Fine Art, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2006Nightscapes, The Harrison Gallery, Williamston, Massachusetts, United States.

  • 2004Friends from New York, The Harrison Gallery, Williamston, Massachusetts, United States.

  • 2003Grisaille, James Graham and Sons, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2003Waterscapes, The Harrison Gallery, Williamston, Massachusetts, United States.

  • 2003Rotations, Winston Wächter Fine Art, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2002 - 2004The American River, Brattleboro Museum, Brattleboro, Vermont, United States. Traveled to T.W. Gallery, Vermont College, Montpelier, Vermont; Montshire Museum, Norwich, Vermont; Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; and Florence Griswold Museum, Lyme, Connecticut

  • 2002Changing Prospects: The View from Mount Holyoke, Mount Holyoke College Art Museum, South Hadley, Massachusetts, United States.

  • 2000Landscape, Winston Wächter Fine Art, Seattle, Washington, United States.

  • 2000 Landscape 2000: Late 20th Century American Landscape Painting, University of Wyoming Art Museum, Laramie, Wyoming, United States.

  • 2000 Transcending Earth and Sky, University Art Gallery, San Diego State University, San Diego, California, United States.

  • 2000Out-of-Doors, Adam Baumgold Fine Art, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2000Fluid Flow, James Graham and Sons, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1999Green Woods and Crystal Waters: The American Landscape Tradition Since 1950, Philbrook Museum, Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States. Traveled to Davenport Museum of Art, Davenport, Iowa; Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, Florida

  • 1999Enduring Vision: Contemporary Painters in the Tradition of the Hudson River School, Mandeville Gallery, Union College, Schenectady, New York, United States.

  • 1999 - 2000Water: A Contemporary American View, Gibbes Museum of Art, Charleston, South Carolina, United States. Traveled to Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile, Alabama; and Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, Wausau, Wisconsin

  • 1998Remembering Beauty: American Landscapes, South Bend Regional Museum of Art, South Bend, Indiana, United States.

  • 1998Master and Apprentice: Selected Works from Leonard Baskin and Stephen Hannock, Hampshire College Library Gallery, Amherst, Massachusetts, United States.

  • 1998Movements of Grace: Spirit in the American Landscape, Winston Wächter Fine Art, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1997Choice Cuts, The Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, Tennessee, United States.

  • 1997Derriere Garde Festival, The Kitchen, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1997Landscape as Abstraction, James Graham and Sons, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1996Water, James Graham and Sons, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1995Contemporary Landscape: Topography and Imagination, James Graham & Sons, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1993Hollywood Collects, Salander-O'Reilly Galleries, Beverly Hills, California, United States.

  • 1992Gallery Selections, Salander-O'Reilly Galleries, Beverly Hills, California, United States.

  • 1992Stephen Hannock/Ralph Blakelock, Salander-O'Reilly Galleries, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1991 Biennial, Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1991Lights in Darkness, Lintas Worldwide, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1991Figurative Paintings, Salander-O'Reilly Galleries, Beverly Hills, California, United States.

  • 1990Season's Best, Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1990Harmony and Discord: American Landscape Painting Today, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, Virginia, United States.

  • 1990Landscape on Paper, Graham Modern Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1989Neo-Romantic Landscape and Still-Life, Williams Center for the Arts, Lafayette College, Easton, Pennsylvania, United States.

  • 1988Luminous Painting and Sculpture, Hampden Gallery, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Amherst, Massachusetts, United States.

  • 1987American Pop Culture Today, Le Fouret Museum, Tokyo, Japan.

  • 1987Light, Park Avenue Atrium, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1987Urban Visions, Adelphi University, Garden City, New York, United States.

  • 1986Mainly on the Plane, 55 Bleecker Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1986American Cityscape, Frank Bernarducci Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1986Luminous Paintings, High-Tech Exhibition Space, San Francisco, California, United States.

  • 1986 Schreiber Cutler Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1985Major Works, Frank Bernarducci Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1983 Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York, United States.

Public Collections

  • Lunder Collection, Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville, Maine, United States

  • Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut, United States

  • The Block Museum of Art, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States

  • Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, New Jersey, United States

  • Bodleian Library, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

  • The Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio, United States

  • Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

  • Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, Massachusetts, United States

  • Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York, United States

  • The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York, United States

  • Readers Digest Collection, Pleasantville, New York, United States

  • Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC, United States

  • Smith College of Museum of Art, Northampton, Massachusetts, United States

  • National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, United States

  • Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas, United States

  • Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

  • Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, California, United States

  • Grand Rapids Art Museum, Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States

  • Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, Ohio, United States

  • Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick, Maine, United States

  • Albany Institute of History of Art, New York, New York, United States

Catalogues and Monographs

  • 2015Rosenfeld, Jason. River Crossings: Contemporary Art Comes Home. New York: The Artist Book Foundation.

  • 2009Rosenfeld, Jason, et al. Stephen Hannock. New York: Hudson Hills Press.

  • 2007Fahlman, Betsy. James Graham and Sons: A Century and a Half in the Art Business, 1857-2007. New York: James Graham and Sons.

  • 2002Williams, Mara. The American River. Brattleboro, VT: Brattleboro Museum.

  • 2002Rosenfeld, Jason. Stephen Hannock. New York: McKenzie Fine Art.

  • 2000Christy, Duncan and S. Lane Faison, Jr. Luminosity: The Paintings of Stephen Hannock. San Francisco: Chronicle Books.

  • 1999Garver, Thomas. Water: A Contemporary American View. Charleston, SC: Gibbes Museum of Art.

  • 1999Arthur, John. Green Woods and Crystal Waters, The American Landscape Tradition. Tulsa, OK: Philbrook Museum of Art.

  • 1998Baskin, Hosea. Master and Apprentice: Selected Works from Leonard Baskin and Stephen Hannock. Amherst, MA: Hampshire College Library Gallery.

  • 1998Fisher, Hal. Stephen Hannock: Space and Time. Deerfield, MA: Deerfield Academy.

  • 1996Atkins, Robert and Hugh M. Davies. Stephen Hannock. New York: James Graham and Sons.

  • 1995Atkins, Robert. After Church, After Cole: Stephen Hannock's Oxbow. San Diego: Timken Museum of Art.

  • 1990The Gallery. Stephen Hannock: Rockets and Flooded Rivers. New York: Tibor de Nagy Gallery.

  • 1988U.S.S.O. Co.. American Pop Culture Today, Volume 2. Tokyo: U.S.S.O. Co., Ltd.

Bibliography

  • 2013Catton, Pia. "A Dining Room with Stunning Views." The Wall Street Journal, May 20, 2013

  • 2013DiBlasi, Loren. "Beyond the Borders of Landscape: An Interview with Stephen Hannock." NY Art Beat, May 14, 2013

  • 2013Sutton, Benjamin. "Joyce Pensato, Jose Parla, Dustin Yellin and More Donate Work as Tribeca Film Fest Prizes." ARTINFO, January 28, 2013

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  • 2012Cox, Gordon. "Tribeca lines up art prizes." Variety, January 31.

  • 2012Diblasi, Loren. "The Traditional Landscape, Re-imagined: Stephen Hannock at Marlborough Gallery." NY Art Beat, May 28, 2012

  • 2012Duray, Dan. "Kara Walker, Cindy Sherman to Donate Works for Tribeca Film Festival." The New York Observer, February 1.

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  • 2003Genocchio, Benjamin. "The River: An Object of Beauty, and a Mode of Transport." The New York Times, October 26, 2003, p. CT10

  • 2002Glueck, Grace. "Hymning a Mountain in Many Views." The New York Times, September 13, 2002, p. E32

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