Lewis Stein

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Lewis Stein (1945-2022) was an America Artist born in Manhattan in New York City. He worked and lived in New York (USA). He studied between 1964 and 1966 at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and also attended the University of California at Berkeley between 1966 and 1968. 

His works are in the following collections and museums, among others: the New Museum, New York; Ludwig Museum, Cologne; Dakis Joannou Collection, Greece; Museum Fur Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt, Germany; MAMCO, Musee d’art Moderne et Contemporain, Geneva; Wilhelm and Gaby Schurmann, Berlin. 

 

2017 

Works from 1968-1979, Essex Street Gallery, New York (USA) 

2008 

Projex-Mtl Galerie, Montreal (CAN) 

2007 

Charles Cowles Gallery, New York (USA) 

1992 

Galerie Charchut & Werth, Dusseldorf (DE) 

1990 

Paula Allen Gallery, New York (USA) 

1989 

Paula Allen Gallery, New York (USA) 

1986 

Postmasters Gallery, New York (USA) 

1985 

Postmasters Gallery, New York (USA) 

1983 

School of Visual Arts Museum, New York (USA) 

 

Selected solo exhibitions:
2020
Works since 1971, VIN VIN, Vienna (AT) 

1979 

Artists’s Space, New York (USA) 

1974 

N & N Gallery, New York (USA) 

1972 

Galerie Ricke, Cologne (DE) 

1971 

David Whitney Gallery, New York (USA) 

1970 

Galerie Ricke, Cologne (DE)
David Whitney Gallery, New York (USA) 

1969 

Nicholas Wilder Gallery, Los Angeles (USA) David Whitney Gallery, New York (USA) 

 

Selected group exhibitions: 

2019 

curated by 2019: Transmissions, curated by Alex Bacon, VIN VIN, Vienna (AT) 

2013 

The Pathos of Objects, Carriage Trade, New York (USA) 

2011 

Picture No Picture, Carriage Trade, New York (USA)
20 Jahre Gegenwart, Museum Fur Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt (DE) 

2009 

Animalkind, University Art Gallery, San Diego State University (USA) 

2008 

Projex-Mtl Galerie, Montreal (CAN) Hausler Contemporary, Munich (DE) 

2007 

Das Kapital – Blue Chips and Masterpieces, Museum Fur Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt (DE) 

Lust For Life, Kunstmuseum Leichtenstein, Vaduz (LIE)
Portraits Voles et Autres Portraits, Projex-Mtl Galerie, Montreal (CAN) 

2003 

Williamsburg Bridges Asia, Cristine Wang Fine Art, Brooklyn, New York (USA) 

2002 

Einfach Kunst Sammlung Rolf Ricke, Neues Museum, Nürnburg (DE) 

2001 

Rhetorik der Uberwachung von Bentham bis Big Brother curated by Thomas V. Lewin, ZKM-Zentrum fur Kunst und Medientechnologie, Karlsruhe (DE) 

2000 

Dystopia and Identity in The Age of Global Communications curated by Cristine Wang, Tribes Gallery, New York (USA) 

1999 

Heroines & Heroes II curated by Willoughby Sharp, The Howland Cultural Beacon, New York (USA) 

1995 

Eugenia Cucalon Gallery, New York (USA) 

1993 

Kubinsky Gallery, New York (USA) 

1992 

Oltrefoto, Museo di Fotografia, Brescia (IT) 

Studio Dooley Le Cappellaine Gallery, New York USA) 

E.S.P., Dooley Le Cappellaine Gallery, New York (USA)

The Red Light Show curated by Jack Jaeger, Casco Foundation, Ut- recht (NLD) 

Surveillance, curated by Karen Holtzman, Nancy Drysdale Gallery, Washington, D.C. (USA) 

1991 

Galerie Ghislave, Paris (FRA) 

1990 

Against Interpretation (Towards a Non-Representational Photogra- phy) curated by Stephen Frailey, CEPA Gallery, Buffalo, NY (USA) 

Paula Allen Gallery, New York (USA)
Critical Realism, Perspektief Gallery, Rotterdam (NLD) 

California A-Z And Return, The Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH (USA) 

1989 

Griffen McGear Gallery, New York (USA)

Emily Harvey Gallery, New York (USA) 

1988 

Female (Re)production curated by Marilu Knode, White Columns Gallery, New York (USA) 

Milford Gallery, New York (USA) 

Acceptable Entertainment curated by Paul Laster and Renee Riccar- do, organized by Independent Curators Inc., New York (USA) 

Alberta College of Art Gallery, Calgary (CAN)
Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles (LA)

Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY (USA)
Milford Gallery, New York (USA) 

1987 

Surveillance, LACE, Los Angeles, CA (USA)

Postmasters Gallery, New York (USA) Annina Nosei Gallery, New York (USA) 

1986 

Spiritual America curated by Collins and Milazzo, CEPA Gallery, Buf- falo, NY (USA) 

Televisions’s Impact on Contemporary Art, Queens Museum, New York (USA)

1981 

Eight Contemporary Photographers curated by Michael Kline, Art Gallery, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL (USA) 

Artists and Furniture, Magnuson Lee Gallery, Boston, MA (USA) 

1980 

Cucalon Gallery, New York (USA) Charles Cowles Gallery, New York (USA) 

1979 

Marion Goodman/Multiples Gallery, New York (USA)

Photographs by David Hockney and Lewis Stein, Schema Gallery, Florence (IT) 

1976 

Willard Gallery, New York (USA)
Galerie Ricke, Cologne (DE)
A Month Of Sundays, P.S. 1, L.I.C., New York (USA) 

1973 

Querschnitt, Galerie Ricke, Cologne (DE) 

1972 

Lo Guidice Gallery, New York (USA) 

Programm V – Skulpturen-Bilder-Zeichnungen, Galerie Ricke, Colog- ne (DE) 

1970 

Zeichnugen Amerikanischer Kunstler, Galerie Ricke, Cologne (DE)

Klischee – Antiklischee, Neue Galerie der Stadt, Achen (DE) 

1969 

Whitney Annual, Whitney Museum, New York (USA) 

Young Artists From the Collection of Charles Cowles, Aldrich Mu- seum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT (USA) 

Eine Tendenz Zeitgenossischer Malerei, Kolnischer Kunstverein, Co- logne (DE)