Joe Zucker

1941—

Works

A thick black frame surrounds a mostly white field whose surface is textured with a gridlike application of thick paint. A pointed black bar runs across the lower right hand of the frame, adding weight.
Drifting Hulk of the Doomed Whaler, 1986, acrylic, sash cord, wood, 102 1/2 × 102 1/2 in., 260.4 × 260.4 cm. Photo: Pierre Le Hors.
Zucker, regatta tbd 3, 2016, watercolor on canvas, 71 x 71 in., 180.3 x 180.3 cm pierre le hors
Regatta, 2016, watercolor on canvas, 71 × 71 in., 180.3 × 180.3 cm. Photo: Pierre Le Hors.
Joe zucker, natchez vs hoppin bop, 1975, acrylic, cotton on canvas, 36 x 48 x 2 1 2 in., 91.4 x 122 x 6.4 cm
Natchez vs Hoppin Bop, 1975, acrylic, cotton on canvas, 36 × 48 × 2 1/2 in., 91.4 × 121.9 × 6.4 cm
Paying off old debts by joe zucker marlborough
Paying Off Old Debts, 1975, acrylic, cotton, Rhoplex on canvas, 96 × 120 in., 243.8 × 304.8 cm
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Installation view of 'New Image Painting' (Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, December 5, 1978-January 28, 1979). From left to right: Joe Zucker, 'Paying Off Old Debts,' 1975; Neil Jenny, 'Husband and Wife,' 1970; David True, 'Chinese Sea,' 1977; Joe Zucker, 'Amphora Series,' 1971. Photograph by Geoffrey Clements
Boxing rounds 13 14 and 15 by joe zucker marlborough
Boxing Rounds #13, #14, and #15, 1981, acrylic, cotton, Rhoplex on canvas, and enamel on wood, triptych, each panel 73 x 73 in., 185.4 x 185.4 cm
Installation view, joe zucker boxing rounds copy
Installation view: Joe Zucker (American, born 1941), 'Boxing Rounds #13, #14, and #15,' Extended loan from the Collection of Robert S. Taubman. Parrish Art Museum, Water Mill, New York, on view through October 6, 2019. Photo: Gary Mamay
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100 ft.-Long-Piece, 1968-1969, mixed media, 96 × 660 in., 243.8 × 1676.4 cm

Exhibitions

A detail of the sculpture "Of Things Seen in the Sky - Fata Morgana" by Alice Aycock.
detail of Joe Zucker's 100ft long piece
A detail from Robert Mapplethorpe's black and white photographs of Holly Soloman.

Selected Press

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The panels of Zucker's 100 foot long piece span across the gallery wall
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