EXHIBITION HISTORY


Selected Solo Exhibitions


1933

Stanley Rose Gallery, Los Angeles, California

Assistance League, Los Angeles, California

1949

A Selected Group of Paintings by Lorser Feitelson and Helen Lundeberg, The Art Center School Gallery, Los Angeles, California

1935

Stanley Rose Gallery, Los Angeles, California


1952

Felix Landau Gallery, Los Angeles, California

1959

Paul Rivas Galley, Los Angeles, California

Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, California

1953

The Pasadena Art Institute, Pasadena, California


1960

Paul Rivas Galley, Los Angeles, California

1963

Ankrum Gallery, Los Angeles, California

Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, California

1961

Paul Rivas Galley, Los Angeles, California

1964

Ankrum Gallery, Los Angeles, California

1962

Ankrum Gallery, Los Angeles, California

Paul Rivas Galley, Los Angeles, California

1967

David Stuart Galleries, Los Angeles, California


1970

David Stuart Galleries, Los Angeles, California

1976

Helen Lundeberg: Recent Small Paintings, David Stuart Galleries, Los Angeles, California

1971

David Stuart Galleries, Los Angeles, California

1977

David Stuart Galleries, Los Angeles, California

1971-1972   

Helen Lundeberg / A Retrospective Exhibition, La Jolla, California. Catalogue Published

1979

Helen Lundeberg / A Retrospective Exhibition, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, California Catalogue published

1972

Lundeberg, Feitelson, First Showing: A Series of New Color Prints, Los Angeles, California

 

1980

Helen Lundberg: Selected Works, The North Point Gallery, San Francisco, California

1987

Helen Lundeberg: By Land and By Sea, Tobey C. Moss Gallery, Los Angeles, California

California Contemporary Artist: Helen Lundeberg, Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, California

1980-1981

Lorser Feitelson and Helen Lundeberg: A Retrospective Exhibition, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California Catalogue published

The Frederick S. Wight Art Gallery, University of California, Los Angeles, California

1987-1988   

Two Views: 1970-1987 / Helen Lundeberg & Martha Alf, Palos Verdes Art Center, Rancho Palos Verdes, California. Catalogue published

1981

1988

Helen Lunderberg: Painting, Prints, Drawings, Tobey C. Moss Gallery, Los Angeles, California

Helen Lundeberg: A Retrospective View, Mary Porter Sesnon Art Gallery, University of California, Santa Cruz, California. Catalogue published

1982

Helen Lundeberg: Paintings through Five Decades, Graham Gallery, New York, New York. Catalogue published

Helen Lundeberg: Works on Paper, Tobey C. Moss Gallery, Los Angeles, California

1988-1989   

80th A birthday Salute to Helen Lundeberg, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California. Catalogue published

1983

Helen Lundeberg Since 1970, Palm Springs, Desert Museum, Palm Springs, California. Catalogue published

Helen Lundeberg: Paintings, Tobey C. Moss Gallery, Los Angeles, California

University Art Museum, Santa Barbara, California

1989

Helen Lundeberg: An American Visionary, Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, California

1985

Helen Lundeberg: Still Lifes, Tobey C. Moss Gallery, Los Angeles, California. Catalogue published


1992

Helen Lundeberg: The Sunset Years: 1980-1990, Tobey C. Moss Gallery, Los Angeles, California

1997

Helen Lundeberg: Still Life Through Five Decades, Tobey C. Moss Gallery, Los Angeles, California

1993

Lundeberg & Feitelson: Together Again, Los Angeles Art Association, Los Angeles, California

1998

Helen Lundeberg: Post-Surrealism to Hard Edge, Tobey C. Moss Gallery, Los Angeles, California

1995

Helen Lundeberg: Still Lifes and Interiors, Tobey C. Moss Gallery, Los Angeles, California

Helen Lundeberg: Then and Now, Tobey C. Moss Gallery, Los Angeles, California

1999

Helen Lundeberg: A Memorial Exhibition, Tobey C. Moss Gallery, Los Angeles, California


2001

Helen Lundeberg: Inner Visions of Outer Space, Paintings, Drawings, Prints, Tobey C. Moss Gallery, Los Angeles, California

2007

Infinite Distance – Architectural Compositions by Helen Lundeberg, Louis Stern Fine Arts, West Hollywood, California. Catalogue published

2004

Helen Lundeberg and the Illusory Landscape: Five Decades of Painting, Louis Stern Fine Arts, West Hollywood, California. Catalogue published

2016

Helen Lundeberg: A Retrospective, Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, California.

Helen Lundeberg: Classic Attitude, Cristin Tierney Gallery, New York, New York.

2006-2007

2019

Fourteen Paintings by Helen Lundeberg, Residence of the French Consul, Los Angeles, California

Helen Lundeberg: Interiors, Louis Stern Fine Arts, West Hollywood, California. 

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS


1931

Sixth Annual Exhibition of Southern California Art, Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego, San Diego California. Catalogue published

1935

Post Surrealist Exhibition, San Francisco Museum of Art, San Francisco California.

          Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York, 1936, renamed to Post-Surrealism

Post-Surrealists and Other Moderns, Stanley Rose Gallery, Los Angeles, California

Group Exhibition, Hollywood Gallery of Modern Art, Los Angeles, California

1932

Thirteenth Annual Painting and Sculpture Exhibition, Los Angeles Museum, Los Angeles, California. Catalogue published

1936

Fantastic Art, Dada, Surrealism, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York

1933

Fourteenth Annual Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture, Los Angeles Museum, Los Angeles, California. Catalogue published

Progressive Painters of Southern California, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, California. Catalogue published

Progressive Painters of Southern California, Fine Art Gallery of San Diego, San Diego, California. Catalogue published

1938

Postsurrealism, Stendahl Galleries, Los Angeles, California

1934

Eighth Annual Southern California Exhibitions of Painting and Sculpture, Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego, San Diego, California. Catalogue published

Painting by California Modernists, Foundation of Western Art, Los Angeles, California

Surrealism and Post-Surrealism (New Classicism), Centaur Gallery, Los Angeles, California

1939

Southern California Art Project, Los Angeles Museum, Los Angeles, California. Catalogue published


1942

Americans 1942 / 18 Artists from 9 States, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York. Catalogue published

1947

Abstract and Surrealist American Art, The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois. Catalogue published

1944

Fifth Annual Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture by Artists of Los Angeles and Vicinity, Los Angeles County Museum, Los Angeles, California. Catalogue published

Third Group Show, Los Angeles County Museum, Los Angeles, California. Catalogue published

1949

Ninth Invitational Purchase Prize Art Exhibition, Chaffey Community Art Association, Ontario, California. Catalogue published

1945

The First Biennial Exhibition of Drawings by American Artists, Los Angeles County Museum, Los Angeles, California. Catalogue published

 

1950

1950 Annual Exhibition / Artist of Los Angeles and Vicinity, Los Angeles County Museum, Los Angeles, California. Catalogue published

Sixth Annual Exhibition by the Artists of Los Angeles and Vicinity, sponsored by Municipal Art Commission, Recreation and Park Commission and Council of the City of Los Angeles; shown at Greek Theater, Los Angeles, California. Catalogue published

University of Illinois Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting, College of Fine and Applied Arts, Urbana, Illinois. Catalogue published

1955

Contemporary American Painting and Sculpture, College of Fine and Applied Arts, Urbana, Illinois. Catalogue published

Ill Bienal de Sao Paulo, Museu de Arte Moderna de Sao Paulo, Brazil. Catalogue published under the title "Pacific Coast Art, United States’ Representation at the Illrd Biennial of Sao Paulo" 

          Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, Ohio;

          Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, Colorado Springs, Colorado;

          Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota

1951

Annual Exhibition / Contemporary Painting in the United States, Los Angeles County Museum, Los Angeles, California

Seventh Annual Exhibition by the Artists of Los Angeles and Vicinity, sponsored by Municipal Art Commission, Recreation and Park Commission and Council of the City of Los Angeles; shown at Greek Theater, Los Angeles, California. Catalogue published

University of Illinois Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting, College of Fine and Applied Arts, Urbana, Illinois. Catalogue published

1956

1956 Annual Exhibition / Artist of Los Angeles and Vicinity, Los Angeles County Museum, Los Angeles, California. Catalogue published

62nd Annual for Western Artists, The Denver Art Museum, Denver, Colorado. Catalogue published

1952

Pittsburgh International Exhibition of Contemporary Painting, Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Catalogue published

University of Illinois Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting, College of Fine and Applied Arts, Urbana, Illinois. Catalogue published

1957

Contemporary American Painting and Sculpture, College of Fine and Applied Arts, Urbana, Illinois. Catalogue published

1957 Annual Exhibition / Artist of Los Angeles and Vicinity, Los Angeles County Museum, Los Angeles, California. Catalogue published

16th Artists West of the Mississippi, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, Colorado Springs, Colorado. Catalogue published

1953

14th Artists West of the Mississippi, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, Colorado Springs, Colorado. Catalogue published

1953 Annual Exhibition / Artist of Los Angeles and Vicinity, Los Angeles County Museum, Los Angeles, California. Catalogue published

Group Exhibition, Pasadena Art Institute, Pasadena, California

1958

Sixth-Eighth Annual Exhibition, University of Nebraska Art Galleries, Lincoln, Nebraska. Catalogue published

1954

Functionists West, Los Angeles Art Association Galleries, Los Angeles, California

1959

Contemporary American Painting and Sculpture, College of Fine and Applied Arts, Urbana, Illinois. Catalogue published



1960         

Fifty Paintings by Thirty Seven Painters of the Los Angeles Area, San Francisco Museum of Art, San Francisco, California. Catalogue published

Paintings From the Pacific: Japan, America, Australia, New Zealand, Auckland City Art Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand. Catalogue published

1962         

The Artist’s Environment: West Coast, The Amon Carter Museum of Western Art, Forth Worth, Texas. Catalogue published

          Organized by and shown at the UCLA Art Galleries, Los Angeles, California;

          Oakland Art Museum, Oakland, California

Fifty California Artists, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York. Catalogue published

          Organized by San Francisco Museum of Art with the assistance of Los Angeles County Museum of Art; 

          Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota;

          Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York;  

          Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, Iowa

Geometric Abstraction in America, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York

30 Friends, Los Angeles Art Association Galleries, Los Angeles, California

1963         

Arts of Southern California – XIV: Early Moderns, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, California

1964         

California Hard-Edge Painting, Pavilion Gallery, Balboa, California. Catalogue published

Of Time and The Image, Ankrum Gallery Artists, Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, Arizona. Catalogue published

Early Moderns of Southern California, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, California

1965         

1965 Annual Exhibition / Contemporary American Painting, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York.

The San Francisco Collector, M.H. de Young Memorial Museum, San Francisco, California. Catalogue published

Twelfth Exhibition of Contemporary American Paintingand Sculpture, Krannert Art Museum, College of Fine and Applied Arts, University Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois. Catalogue published

1966         

Contemporary California Art from The Lytton Collection, Lytton Center of The Visual Arts, Los Angeles, California. Catalogue published

The Search / Ten Leading California Artists in Pursuit of a Personal Vision, Lytton Center of The Visual Arts, Los Angeles, California. Catalogue published

1967         

Artists’ Artists, Lytton Center of The Visual Arts, Los Angeles, California. Catalogue published

1967 Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York

Selected Artists – ’67, Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, Iowa. Catalogue published

1968         

The California Landscape, Lytton Center of The Visual Arts, Los Angeles, California. Catalogue published

1968 Invitational, West Coast ’68 Painters and Sculptors, E.B. Crocker Art Gallery, Sacramento, California. Catalogue published

25 California Women of Art, Lytton Center of The Visual Arts, Los Angeles, California. Catalogue published

Group Exhibition, David Stuart Galleries, Los Angeles, California

1969         

Color in Control, Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, Florida. Catalogue published

          The Loch Haven Art Center, Orlando, Florida

Group Exhibition, David Stuart Galleries, Los Angeles, California (January)

Group Exhibition, David Stuart Galleries, Los Angeles, California (July/August)


1970         

Group Exhibition, David Stuart Galleries, Los Angeles, California (July/August)

Group Exhibition, David Stuart Galleries, Los Angeles, California (November)

1974         

Nine Senior Southern California Painters, Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, California

1976         

American Artist ’76: A Celebration, Marion Koogler McNay Art Institute, San Antonio, Texas. Catalogue published

New Deal Art: California, de Saisset Museum, Santa Clara University, California. Catalogue published

Painting and Sculpture in California: The Modern Era, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California;

          National Collection of Fine Arts, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

1977         

Still and Not So Still Lifes, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, California. Brochure published (biographical information only)

Surrealism and American Art: 1931-1947, Rutgers University Art Gallery, New Brunswick, New Jersey. Catalogue published

Women in Surrealism, The Image and The Myth Gallery, Beverly Hills, California

Group Exhibition, David Stuart Galleries, Los Angeles, California

1979         

The First Western States Biennial Exhibition, The Denver Art Museum, Denver, Colorado. Catalogue published

          National Collection of Fine Arts, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.;

          San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California;

          Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, Washington


1980         

Lorser Feitelson and Helen Lundeberg: A Retrospective Exhibition, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California

1981         

Art from the Vice President’s House, National Museum of American Art, Washington, D.C.

Los Angeles Prints, 1883-1980, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California. Catalogue published

Painting and Sculpture in Los Angeles, 1900-1945, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California. Catalogue published

Women of Art: Women’s Caucus for Art Honors Exhibition, North Point Gallery, San Francisco, California. Catalogue published

1982         

The West As Art: Changing Perceptions of Western Art in California Collections, Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs, California. Catalogue published

Drawings and Illustrations by Southern California Artists Before 1950, Laguna Beach Museum of Art, Laguna Beach, California. Catalogue published

Realism and Realities, The Other Side of American Painting, 1940-1960, Rutgers University Art Gallery, New Brunswick, New Jersey. Catalogue published

1983         

Ceci n’est pas le surrealisme: California: Idioms of Surrealism, Fisher Gallery, Univesity of Southern California, Los Angeles, California. Catalogue published

American Prints & Drawings from the Federal Arts Project and images of Work & Play: 1920s-1950s, Tobey C. Moss Gallery, Los Angeles, California

1984         

Between the Olympics, Tobey C. Moss Gallery, Los Angeles, California

1985         

The Muse as Artist: Women in the Surrealist Movement, Jeffrey Hoffeld and Co. Gallery, New York, New York

1986         

California 1920-1945, Tobey C. Moss Gallery, Los Angeles, California

Kindred Spirits, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, California

Aspects of California Modernism 1920-1950, Federal Reserve System, Washington, D.C.

1986-87   

Elders of the Tribe, Bernice Steinbaum Gallery, New York, New York

1987-88   

The Artists of California, Oakland Museum of Art, Oakland, California

          Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, California;

          Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, California

The Artist’s Mother: Portraits and Hommages. National Portrait Gallery, Washington D.C. Catalogue published

          Heckscher Museum of Art, Huntington, New York

Two Views: 1970-1987, Helen Lundeberg and Martha Alf, Palos Verdes Art Center, California

1988-89   

Women Artists of the New Deal Era: A Selection of Prints and Drawings, National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C. Catalogue published

1989         

Art in The Public Eye: Selected Developments, Security Pacific Gallery, South Coast Metro Center, Costa Mesa, California. Catalogue published


1990         

Functionists High, The American Gallery, Los Angeles, California

Heroes, Heroines, Idols & Icons, Muckenthaler Cultural Center, Fullerton, California

1990-92   

Turning The Tide: Early Los Angeles Modernists 1920-1956, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, California. Catalogue published

          Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, California;

          Oakland Museum of Art, Oakland, California; 

          Marion Koogler McNay Art Institute, San Antonia, Texas;

          Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art, Utah State University, Logan, Utah;

          Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs, California

1991         

Greater Years, Greater Visions, Irvine Fine Arts Center, Irvine, California

1992         

Choice Encounters, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, California

1992-93   

California Painting: The Essential Modernist Framework, University Art Gallery, California State University, San Bernardino.

          Fine Art Gallery, California State University, Redlands, California

1993         

75 Years: 75 Works Collecting the Art of California, Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, California. Catalogue published

1994         

Independent Visions: California Modernism 1940-1970, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, California

1994-95   

A Generation of Mentors, National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C.. Catalogue published

          Fresno Metropolitan Museum, Fresno, California;

          Mount St. Mary’s College, Los Angeles, California

Washington Print Club: 30th Anniversary Exhibition: Graphic Legacy, National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C.. Catalogue published

Pacific Dreams: Currents of Surrealism and Fantasy in California Art, 1934-1957, UCLA/Hammer Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California

1995-96   

Independent Spirits: Women painters of the American West, 1890-1945, Autry Museum of Western Heritage, Los Angeles, California. Catalogue published

          Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe, New Mexico;

          Gilcrease Museum, Tulsa, Oklahoma;

          Museum of Art, Brigham Young University, Salt Lake City, Utah

1996         

American Paintings in Southern California Collections: From Gilbert Stuart to Georgia O’Keefe, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California. Catalogue published

California Focus, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, California

Grounded: Suburban Landscapes, Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, California

Imaginary Realities: Surrealism Then and Now, Louis Stern Fine Arts, Los Angeles, California

1997         

Sensuality in the Abstract, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, California. Catalogue published

Made in California, City of Brea Gallery, City of Brea, California


2000         

Made in California, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California. Catalogue published

Rooms with a View, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, California

Pure de(Sign), Otis College of Art and Design - Ben Maltz Gallery, Los Angeles, California

2002         

The Art of Giving: Recent Acquisitions of the Norton Simon Museum, Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena, California. Brochure published

2002-03   

On Ramps / Post Surrealism: Genesis and Equilibrium / Pictures From the Cerebral World, Pasadena Museum of California Art, Pasadena, California. Catalogue published

          Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art, Utah State University, Logan, Utah

2003-04   

The Not So Still Life, San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, California Catalogue published

           Pasadena Museum of California Art, Pasadena, California

Into the Woods, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, California

2004         

The LA That Influenced My Eye (curated by Barry Berkus), Sullivan Goss, Santa Barbara, California, July 22-September 22

2005         

Surrealism USA, National Academy Museum, New York, New York

The First 80 Years, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, California

2006         

Masters, Mentors, & Metamorphosis, Fullerton College, Fullerton, California

2006-07   

Married 2 Art: Exciting Works by Famous Couples in the Arts, Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara, California

2007-09  

Birth of the Cool: California Art, Design and Culture at Mid-century, Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, California,

          Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, Andover, Massachusetts;

          Oakland Museum of California, Oakland, California;

          Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri;

          The Blanton Museum of Art, University of Texas at Austin

2007-08  

Burgoyne Diller and Hard-Edge Abstraction: Underpinnings and Continuity, Spanierman Modern, New York, New York

2009      

Modern Parallels: The Paintings of Mary Henry and Helen Lundeberg, Sun Valley Center for the Arts, Sun Valley, Idaho


2010      

Abstraction X3: June Harwood, Helen Lundeberg, Anita Payro, Louis Stern Fine Arts, West Hollywood, California  

Afterglow: New Light and Space Art from the West Coast, Wiegand Gallery, Notre Dame De Namur University, Belmont, California

2011      

Kindred Vision: Lorser Feitelson / Helen Lundeberg, Louis Stern Fine Arts, West Hollywood, California

2011-12

Real/Surreal, Whitney Museum of Art, New York, New York

Pacific Standard Time, Crosscurrents in L.A. Painting and Sculpture 1950 – 1970, J. Paul Getty Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California

2012      

In Wonderland: The Surrealist Adventures of Artists in Mexico and The United States, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California

Pasadena to Santa Barbara A Selected History of Art in Southern California, 1951 – 1969, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, California

2016

Helen Lundeberg & The Four Abstract Classicists, Louis Stern Fine Arts, West Hollywood, California. 

2016-18

Montgomery Meets Modernism: Two Americas, Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, California.

2018

Time and Space: Abstractions from the Permanent Collection, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, California. 

1960s California Hard-Edge, Flowers Gallery, London, England.

Something Revealed; California Women Artists Emerge, 1860-1960, Pasadena Museum of History.

2018-19

Dimensionism: Modern Art in the Age of Einstein, University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, Berkeley, California.

          Mead Art Museum, Amherst College, Amherst, Massachusetts.

Wayne Thiebaud: Artist’s Choice, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California.