SHEILA HICKS
Born 1934 in Hastings, Nebraska, USA
Lives and works in Paris, France
EDUCATION
2019Honarary Degree, Yale University, Connecticut, USA
2014Honorary Doctorate, École des Beaux-Arts, Paris, France
1959MFA, Yale University, Connecticut, USA
1957BFA, Yale University, Connecticut, USA
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2022Off Grid, Hepworth Wakefield, UK, 7 April - 25 September 2022 (forthcoming)
2020Thread, Trees, River, MAK, Vienna, Austria, 9 December - 18 April 2021
Constellations, Nuit Blanche, Paris, France, 3 October
2019Reencuentro, Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino, Santiago, Chile, 8 August - 31 January 2020
Campo Abierto (Open Field), The Bass Museum of Art, Miami, Florida, USA, 13 April - 29 September
Sheila Hicks: Seize, Weave Space, Nasher Sculpture Center, Houston, Texas, USA, 11 May - 18 August
2018Migdalor, Magasin III Jaffa, Tel Aviv, Israel, 11 October - 15 February 2019
Down Side Up, Sikkema Jenkins & Co, New York, USA, 24 May - 25 July
Sens dessus dessous, Domaine de Chaumont sur Loire, France, 30 March - 2 February 2019
Lignes de Vie / Life Lines, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France, 7 February - 30 April
Down Side Up, Sikkema Jenkins & Co, New York, USA, 24 May - 25 July
2017Au-Delà, Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, France, 1 December - 30 April
Free Threads, Textile and its Pre-Columbian Roots, 1954-2017, Museo Amparo, Puebla, Mexico, 4 November - 2 April
Stones of Peace, Alison Jacques Gallery, London, UK, 11 November - 3 October
Hop, Skip, Jump, And Fly: Escape From Gravity, The High Line, The Western Rail Yards, New York, USA, June 2017 - March 2018
2016Dio Mio: Grasshopper Heaven, Galleria Massimo Minini, Brescia, Italy, 7 May - 22 June
Sheila Hicks: Material Voices, The Textile Museum of Canada, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 6 October - 4 February 2017
Sheila Hicks: Apprentissages, Festival d'Automne à Paris, Musee Carnavalet and Nanterre-Amandiers, Paris, France, 13 September - 2 October
Sheila Hicks - Farandoulo, Espace Muraille, Geneva, Switzerland, 27 January - 27 February
Sheila Hicks | Why Not., TextielMuseum, Tilburg, Netherlands, 5 March - 5 June
Sheila Hicks, Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, Nebraska, USA, 5 June - 4 September
Si j'étais de laine, vous m'accepteriez? Galerie Frank Elbaz, Paris, France, 10 September - 15 October
2015Sheila Hicks: Foray into Chromatic Zones, Hayward Gallery, London, UK, 23 February - 19 April
Sheila Hicks, Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, Missouri, 11 September - 26 December
Sheila Hicks: Indeed, Foundation de 11 Lijnen, Oudenburg, Belgium, 29 November - 27 February
Sheila Hicks, Sikkema Jenkins, New York, USA, 22 October - 28 November
Sheila Hicks, Ode to Roy Davis, Davis & Langdale Company, Inc., New York, USA, 17 October - 23 December
Sheila Hicks, Musées nationaux du Palais de Compiègne, Compiègne, France, May - November 2015
2014Unknown Data, Galerie Frank Elbaz, Paris, France, 6 September - 18 October
Sheila Hicks, Sikkema Jenkins, New York, USA, 6 March - 5 April
Fiji Island-Fil, site-specific installation organized by Le Consortium, Dijon, 8, rue Saint Bon, Paris, France, 10 May - 14 June
Interventions on the Building: Baôli,, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France, 5 April
2013La Pêcher Dans La Rivière, Alison Jacques Gallery, London, UK, 24 May - 29 June
2012Sheila Hicks, Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York, USA, 20 April - 25 May
2011Sheila Hicks: 50 years, Mint Museum, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
Sheila Hicks: One Hundred Minimes, Museum of Decorative Arts, Prague, Czech Republic, 21 September - 6 November
Sheila Hicks: 50 years, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania USA, 5 November - 27 February
Cent Minimes, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 19 November - 4 March
2010Sheila Hicks: 50 years, Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts, USA, 5 November - 27 February 2011
Sheila Hicks - Hors Normes, Sculptures Textiles, Passage de Retz, Paris, France, 6 July - 12 September
2008Sheila Hicks Minimes Small Woven Sculptures, Davis & Langdale Company, Inc., New York, USA, 1 October - 8 November
2007Entrelaces par Sheila Hicks, Passage de Retz, Paris, France, 11 July - 23 September
2006Sheila Hicks: Weaving as Metaphor, Bard Graduate Centre for Studies in Decorative Arts, Design and Culture, New York, USA , 12 July - 15 October
2005Sheila Hicks, Soie et Ardoise, Petites Pieces, Centre des Expositions, Trelaze, France, 9 September - 8 October
2004May I Have This Dance. Target Headquarters, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. Film
2000Sheila Hicks: Oeuvres Recentes, Galerie Fanny Guillon-Laffaille, Paris, France, 15 March - 15 April
Sheila Hicks. Hermés, Faubourg Saint Honoré, Paris, France. 8 September - 4 February 2001
Sheila Hicks. Hermés, Ginza, Tokyo, Japan.
Treasures and Secrets, Chicago Historical Society, Chicago, 6 May. Film
1999Seeds to the Wind, Contemporary Art Centre, Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA, 29 January - 14 March
Galerie Fanny Guillon-Lafaille, Paris, France, 15 March - 15 April
1997Hastings College Art Gallery, Hastings, Nebraska, USA, 29 August - 4 October
The Making of a Doncho, Kiryu Municipal Cultural Centre Gallery, Gumna, Japan, 26 May - 20 June. Film.
1996The Art of Sheila Hicks: A Nebraska Celebration. Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA, 22 June 1996 - 28 July 1996
The Art of Sheila Hicks, Museum of Nebraska Art, Kearney, Nebraska, USA, 2 - 28 July 28, 1996
1995Terimoto, Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, USA, 28 April - 24 June
1994Textile Magiker: Sheila Hicks - Junichi Arai, Textil Museet, Boras, Sweden, 23 January - 20 March 1994
1993Small Works, Galerie Saka, Tokyo, Japan, 25 February - 13 March
Sheila Hicks: Four Seasons of Fuji. Rose Gallery, Fuji Cultural Centre, Japan. Film
1992Cross Cultural Exchange by Sheila Hicks, Walker's Point Centre of Arts, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA, 19 January - 22 November
Sheila Hicks v Prague, Museum of Decorative Arts, Prague, Czech Republic, 22 October - 22 November
1991Sheila Hicks: Soft Logic, Seoul Art Centre, Seoul, Korea, 6 - 20 November; travelled to Centre Culturel Français, Seoul, Korea, 8 - 20 November
1990Sheila Hicks: Soft World, Gallery of Matsuya Department Store, Tokyo, Japan, 17 - 22 October
1989Sheila Hicks, Tomita Gallery, Tokyo, Japan, 20 May - 8 June
1988Small Weavings, The Merrin Gallery, New York, USA, 8 - 29 November
Installation, Octagon Gallery, Belfast, Ireland, 9 November - 3 December
1987Textile, Texture, Texte, Musee des beaux arts, Pau, France, 9 April - 15 May
1986Man Ray and Sheila Hicks, Lunds Konsthall, Lund, Sweden, 7 June - 31 August
1985Art Conditioned by Life, Galerie des Femmes, Paris, France, 14 December - 15 March
1983Inventaire de la Mémoire: Sheila Hicks-Daniel Graffin, Paris Art Center, Paris, France, 21 June - 31 July
Sheila Hicks, Kunstindustrimuseet, Oslo, Norway, 27 January - February
1982Sheila Hicks, Evanston Art Centre, Evanston, Illinois, USA, 28 February - 12 April
Sheila Hicks, Crafts Council Centre Gallery, Sydney, Australia, 11 - 25 April
Sheila Hicks, Galerie d'Art International, Chicago, Illinois, 7 May - 3 June
Formes Tisees Tapisseries, Abbaye Royale de Fontevraud, France, 28 May - 15 July
Sheila Hicks: Flag Art, Gallery/Gallery, Kyoto, Japan, 3 - 31 August
Sheila Hicks, La Filothèque DMC, Paris, France, September - December
Sheila Hicks, Galerie Carmen Martinez, Paris, France, October
1981Carte Blanche, Musee des Beaux Arts, Rennes, France, 8 June - 29 September
Bab Rouah: Sheila Hicks, Rabat, Morocco, July - August
Galerie Collection d'Art, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 12 December - 17 January
1980See Saw, Johnson Art Gallery, Middlebury College, Vermont, USA, 8 February - 5 March
Free Fall, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel, 25 March - 10 September
Small Jump: Sheila Hicks, American Cultural Center, Tel Aviv, Israel, 2 April - 2 May
1979Suite Ouessantine, Musee de Beaux Arts, Brest, France, 8 June - 29 September
Miniatures, Galerie Carmen Martinez, Paris, France, 10 October - 23 November
Textiles Tailles, FIAC, Galerie Carmen Martinez, Paris, France, 19 - 29 October
Inhabited, The American Centre, Paris, France, 25 October - 24 November
1978 Tons and Masses, Lunds Konsthall, Lund, Sweden, 18 March - 16 April
Baby Time Again, Galerie Suzy Langlois, Paris, France, May - June
Fil, Centre des Exposition, Montreuil, France
1977Sheila Hicks, Museum of Contemporary Art, Belgrade, Serbia, September - December
Sheila Hicks, Museum of Art, Skopje, Yugoslavia; travelled to Museum of Contemporary Art, Dubrovnic, Yugoslavia; Biblioteca Americana, Bucharest, Romania, September - December
1976Tapisserie Mise en Liberte, Maison de la Culture, Rennes, France, 13 May - 12 June
Ancient Peruvian Textiles and the Work of Sheila Hicks, Maison de la Culture, Rennes, France, 4 - 28 November
1975Sheila Hicks, Galerie Alice Pauli, Lausanne, Switzerland, 12 June - 31 July
1974Sheila Hicks, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 9 February - 7 April
Modern Masters Tapestries Gallery, New York, USA, 16 May - 15 June
1973Objets ets Rituals, Frances Bouygues Headqaurters, Clamart, France
Tapis de Priere, Palacio Iturbide, Mexico D.F, Mexico
Sheila Hicks: Wall Hangings, Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, 4 February - 4 March
1972The Work of Sheila Hicks, American Institute of Architects Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, 13 July - 5 August
Fils Dansants, Tapis aux Murs de Sheila Hicks, Dakar, Senegal; travelled to Abidjan, Ivory Coast; Galerie Dar Lasram, Tunis, Tunisia; American Center, Milan, Italy, June - July
1971Les Tapies Mural de Sheila Hicks, Galerie National de Bab Rouah, Rabat, Morrocco, 18 - 28 February
Formes de Fil, Musee des Beaux Arts, Brest, France, 7 April - 20 June
Tapissiries et Tissages de Sheila Hicks, Mobilier International, Lyon, France, 6 - 20 December
1970Les Formes Tissées de Sheila Hicks, Institut Franco-Americain de Rennes, France, 8 January - 10 February
Forme in Faden, Buchholz Gallery, Munich, Germany
Sheila Hicks - Harold Cousins, American Library, Brussels, Belgium, 14 October - 14 November
1969Bensen Gallery, Bridgehampton, Long Island, New York, USA, 29 June - 8 July
Wall Hangings, Craft Alliance Gallery, St. Louis, Missouri, USA, 7 - 29 September
Murs et Fibres, Suzy Langlois Gallery, Paris, France, 26 November - 10 December
1968Formes Tisees - Formes Architecturales, American Cultural Centre, Paris, France
Sheila Hicks, Jindrichuv Castle, Czechoslovakia, 6 June - 31 August
1966Artek Gallery, Helsinki, Finland; travelled to N.K. Inredning, Stockholm, Sweden; Galerie Objet, Zurich, Switzerland, September - November
1965Woven Forms and Sculpture, Interiors International, London, UK, 11 May - June
Neve Formen der Textiles Talturig, Landes-museum, Oldenburg, Germany, 1 - 27 June
1963Exhibiting Wool, La Pina Gallery, La Jolla, California, USA, 5 February - 15 March
Sheila Hicks, Knoll associates, The Merchandise Mart, Chicago, Illinois, USA, 17 - 24 June
The Textiles of Sheila Hicks, The Art Institute of Chicago, Illinois, USA, 16 November - 5 January 1964
Sheila Hicks, Knoll International, Nuremberg, Dusseldorf, Hamburg, Cologne, Berlin, Frankfurt and Stuttgart, Germany and Basel, Switzerland
1962Tejidos de Sheila Hicks. Knoll Associates, Mexico City, Mexico, 1962 - 1963
1961Tejidos - Sheila Hicks, Galeria Antonio Souza, Mexico D.F, Mexico, 28 September - 20 October
1958 Sheila Hicks, Tejidos, National Museum of Natural History, Santiago, Chile, 8 January - 15 March
Pinturas de S.A.W. Hicks - Fotografias de Sergio Larrain, Palacio de Bellas Artes, Santiago, Chile, 25 April - 11 May; travelled to Galeria Galatea, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 23 June - 5 July
Pinturas de S.A.W. Hicks - Fotografias de Sergio Larrain, Galeria Galatea, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 23 June - 5 July
Sheila Hicks, Centro de Cultura, Valparaiso, Chile
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2021Diversity. United. Contemporary Art of Europe., Tempelhof, Berlin, Germany
Women in Abstraction, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France; travelling to Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao, Spain
Crafting America, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, Arkansas, USA
2020Les Vie Des Tables, Le CRÉDAC, Ivry-sur-Seine, France
2020 Invitational Exhibition of Visual Arts, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, USA Threaded, Museum of Nebraskan Art, Kearney, Nebraska, USA
Blanc sur Blanc, Gagosian, Paris, France
2019Taking a Thread for a Walk, Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
Making Knowing: Craft in Art, 1950-2019, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, USA
Tales of Thread, Custot Gallery Dubai, Dubai, UAE
Beyond the Loom: Fiber as Sculpture/Subversive Threads, Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Boston, USA
Surrounds: 11 Installations, Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
In a Cloud, in a Wall, In a Chair: Six Modernists in Mexico at Midcentury, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, USA
Weaving beyond the Bauhaus, The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Unconscious Landscape: Works from the Ursula Hauser Collection, Hauser & Wirth, Somerset, UK
bauhaus imaginista: Learning From, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany
Accrochage, Galerie Frank Elbaz, Dallas, Texas, USA
The Voice of Things, Demisch Danant, New York, USA
Objects Redux: Studio Craft in Context, 1960 - 1985, Racine Art Museum, Racine, Wisconsin, USA Color. Theory. & B/W, Sarasota Art Museum, Sarasota, Florida, USA
Patterns: Michelle Grabner, Sheila Hicks, Edda Renouf, Dan Walsh, Stephen Westfall, Anne Mosseri, Marlio Galerie, Basel, Switzerland
2018Intimate Domain, Demisch Danant, New York, USA
Rineke Dijkstra / Nan Goldin / Sheila Hicks, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Panta Rhei, Sheila Hicks I Judit Reigl, Galerie Nächst St. Stephan Rosemarie Schwarzwälder, Vienna, Austria
Narratives: Forms of Abstraction, Demisch Danant, New York, USA
HORST Art & Music Festival, Holsbeek, Belgium
New Materialism, Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden
4 x 4, Addison Gallery of American Art at Phillips Academy, Andover, Massachusetts, USA
Without Boundaries: Fiber Sculpture and Paintings by Women Artists, Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Statuere, curated by Cécile Godefroy, Château de la Caze, Labastide-Castel-Amouroux, France Kunstenfestival Watou, Watou, Belgium
Tissage / Tressage...Quand La Sculpture Défile, Fondation Villa Datris, L'isle-sur-la-Sorgue, France
Entangled in the Everyday, ICA Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
2017Voyage d'Hiver, Palace of Versailles, Versailles, France
Corps de Corde, Corderie Royale, Centre International de la Mer, Rochefort, France
Tie Up, Draw Down, Center for Craft, Creativity and Design, Ashville, North Carolina, USA Nebraska: Its Land, Its People, Museum of Nebraska Art, Kearney, Nebraska, USA
More Simply Put, Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York, USA
Medusa: Jewellery and Taboos, Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, France
Viva Arte Viva, 57th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia, curated by Christine Macel, Venice, Italy
Making Space: Women Artists and Postwar Abstraction, curated by Starr Figura, Sarah Hermanson
Meister and Hillary Reder, Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
Entangled: Threads and Making, Turner Contemporary, Margate, UK
In the Carpet/Über den Teppich, ifa-Galerie Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Meandering, Abstractly, Galerie Frank Elbaz, Dallas, Texas, USA
Thread Lines, KMAC Museum, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
Travaux de Dames?, Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris, France
Beyond Craft, Tate Modern, London, UK
Flower Power, le pouvoir des fleurs, Centre d'Arts et de Nature, Domaine de Chaumont-sur-Loire, France
2016In the Carpet/Über den Teppich, Institut Für Auslandsbeziehungen, Stuttgart, Germany
Architecture of Color: The Legacy of Luis Barragán, Timothy Taylor Gallery, New York, USA
Confluence/Influence: Mingei in Contemporary Abstraction, Dorsky Gallery, Long Island City, New York, USA
Weaving & We, Hangzhou Triennial of Fiber Art, Hangzhou, China
Haptic, Alexander Gray Associates, New York, USA
Making and Unmaking: An exhibition curated by Duro Olowu, Camden Arts Centre, London, UK
First Hand: Architects, Artists, and Designers from the L.J. Cella Collection, Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, California, USA
Glasgow International Festival, Glasgow, UK
20th Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
Revolution in the Making: Abstract Sculpture by Women, 1947-2016, Hauser, Wirth & Schimmel, Los Angeles, California, USA
Drôles de Trames!, Le Fresnoy, Studio national des arts contemporains, Tourcoing, France
Tales of Ratiocination, Campoli Presti, London, UK
Unravelled, Beirut Art Center, Beirut, Lebanon
Made in France, Demisch Danant, New York, USA
2015DLA Piper Series: Constellations, Tate Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
Ten Year Anniversary, Gavlak, Los Angeles, California, USA
Now I see the Secret of Making, Lora Reynolds Gallery, Austin, Texas, USA
Search Versus Re-Search: Josef Albers, Artist and Educator, The Yale School of Art, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
wow! Woven? Entering the (sub) Textiles, KM - Künstlerhaus, Halle für Kunst & Medien, Graz, Austria Pathmakers: Women in Art, Craft & Design, Midcentury & Today, Museum of Art & Design, New York, USA
Influence and Evolution: Fiber Sculpture then and now, Brown Grotta, Wilton, Connecticut, USA Organic Sculpture, Alison Jacques Gallery, London, UK
Fiber Legends, KANEKO, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
Looking Back / The 9th White Columns Annual, White Columns, New York, USA
2014Material Gestures: Cut, Weave, Sew, Knot, Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Objets: Pouvoirs Secrets, Passage de Retz, Paris, France
Fiber: Sculpture 1969 - Present, ICA, Boston, Massachusetts, USA; Wexner Center for the Arts, Colombus, Ohio, USA; Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, Iowa, USA
Thread Lines, Drawing Center, New York, USA
Eric's Trip, Lisa Cooley, New York, USA
Whitney Biennial, New York, USA
Textured Planes, Demisch Danant, New York, USA
Pliage / Fold, Gagosian, Paris, France
L'Almanach 14, Le Consortium, Dijon, France Cartagena Biennial, Cartagena, Colombia
States of Mind, Maison Particulière, Brussels, Belgium
2013Threaded Stories, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, UK
To Open Eyes: Art and Textiles from the Bauhaus to Today, Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany
The Peruvian Four-Selvaged Cloth: Ancient Threads/New Directions, Fowler Museum at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
Decorum: Tapis et Tapisseries d'artistes, Musée D'art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, France Textiles: Open Letter, Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach, Germany
They might as well have been remnants of the boat, presented by the Calder Foundation at The High Line Hotel, New York, USA
Frieze New York 2013, presented by Frieze Projects at Randall's Island Park, New York, USA
30a Bienal de São Paulo, A iminência das poéticas [The Imminence of Poetics], Seleção de Obras, Fundação Clóvis Selgado, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
2012Stretching the Limits: Fibers in Contemporary Painting, SCAD Museum of Art, Savannah, Georgia, USA
30a Bienal de São Paulo, A iminência das poéticas [The Imminence of Poetics], Pavilhão Ciccillo Matarazzo, Parque Ibirapuera, São Paulo, Brazil
Le Monde Comme Volonte et Comme Papier, Le Consortium, Dijon, France
Shaping Modernity: Design 1880 - 1980, Part Two, Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
2011Gold: American Craft Council Gold Medalists, 1994 - 2010, SOFA Chicago 2011: Sculpture, Object & Functional Art Fair, Navy Pier Festival Hall, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Décor & Installations, Galerie Nationale de la Tapisserie, Beauvais, France
Night Scented Stock, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, USA
Becoming Something Found, Jolie Laide, New York, USA
Unpainted Paintings, Luxembourg & Dayan, New York, USA
20104th International Textile and Fibre Art Triennial - GLOBAL INTRIGUE II, Riga, Latvia
Davis & Langdale Company Inc., New York, USA
2009Cristina Grajales Gallery, New York, USA
Every Thing Design, Die Sammlungen des Museum für Gestaltung, Zurich, Switzerland
elles@centrepompidou: Women Artists in the Collections of the Centre Pompidou, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
2008Tapisserie Contemporaine et Art Textile en Europe, Académie des beaux-arts, Paris, France
Curators Select: Recent Acquisitions, 2003-2008, Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, New York, USA
Davis & Langdale Company Inc., New York, USA
The Seditious Stitch, Sun Vallery Center for the Arts, Sun Valley, Idaho, USA
2007Looking Forward/Looking Back: Recent Acquisitions in 20th-and 21st-Century Design, Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, New York, USA
2006One of a Kind: The Studio Craft Movement, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA
Material Difference: Soft Sculpture and Wall Works, 15th Anniversary of Friends of Fiber Art International, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Hanging by a Thread, Museum of Nebraska Art, Kearney, Nebraska, USA
Beyond Weaving: International Art Textiles, Flinn Gallery at Greenwich Library, Greenwich, Connecticut, USA
2005Term Limits: Textiles in Contemporary Art, Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design,
Providence, Rhode Island, USA
Red Is Everywhere, Rockland Center for the Arts, West Nyack, New York, USA
High Fiber - Transforming Material, Alternate Art Spaces, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
High Fiber, Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C., USA
2004Traditions/Translations: The Changing World of Fiber Art, Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of
Art, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
New in the Collection, Mint Museum of Fine Arts, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
Small Treasures from the MONA Collection, Museum of Nebraska Art, Kearney, Nebraska, USA
2003Recent Acquisitions, Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Minneapolis Art Walk, Target Hall, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Revolution in the Air - the Sixties and the Stedelijk, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Art Textile Contemporain, Musée Jean Lurçat et la Tapisserie Contemporaine, Angers,
France
2002Crafting a Legacy: Contemporary American Crafts in the Philadelphia Museum of Art,
Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Threads of the Edge: The Daphne Farago Fiber Art Collection, Museum of Fine Arts,
Boston, Massachusetts, USA
The Red Thread: Sources of Inspiration in Contemporary Fiber Art, Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
2001A Shriek from an Invisible Box, Meguro Museum of Art, Tokyo, Japan,
Cheongju International Craft Biennale 2001, Cheongju Arts Center and Its Vicinity, Cheongju, Korea
Art for Yale: Defining Moments, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Jouer la Lumière, Musée de la Mode et du Textile, Paris, France
2000A Century of Design, Part 3: 1950-1975, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA
9ème Biennale Internationale de la Dentelle - Art Contemporain, Musée du Costume et de
la Dentelle, Brussels, Belgium
Mutations/Mode 1960-2000, Palais Galliera, Paris, France
1999Works by Two Dozen Artists Including: Sheila Hicks, Lenore Tawney, Gyöngy Laky, Chiyoko
Tanaka, Hiroyuki Shindo, Masakazu and Naomi Kobayashi, SOFA NYC, Brown/Grotta
Gallery, Seventh Regiment Armory, New York, USA
Fils Croisés, Galerie de la Maison des Arts, Évreux, France
Missing Warp-Weft: Joseph Dumbacher, John Dumbacher, Sheila Hicks, Contemporary Art
Center of Virginia, Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA
1998Tradition Transformed: Contemporary Japanese Textile Art & Fiber Sculpture, Brown/Grotta
Gallery, Wilton, Connecticut, USA
Structure and Surface: Contemporary Japanese Textile, Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
SOFA NYC: Brown/Grotta Gallery, Seventh Regiment Armory, New York, USA
1997Sculptural and Functional Art, Brown/Grotta Gallery, SOFA, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Waking to the World, Fulbright Association, Meridian International Center, Washington D.C.­, USA
The 10th Wave Part II: New Textiles and Fiber Wall Art, Brown/Grotta Gallery, Wilton, Connecticut, USA
Craft as Art/Art as Craft: Fiber, Glass and Jewelry, Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, New York, USA
Maedup, l'Art du Noeud, de la Mode à l'Art Textile, Centre Culturel Coréen, Paris, France
The Amazing World of Fiber Art, Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
Threads: Fiber Arts in the '90s, New Jersey Center for Visual Arts, Summit, New Jersey, USA
1996Textile Wizards from Japan presented by Sheila Hicks: Junichi Arai, Masa Kobayashi, Naomi
Kobayashi, Chiaki Maki, Toshio Sekiji, Hiroyuki Shindo, Rieko Sudo, Chiyoko Tanaka, Jun
Tomita, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
Sheila Hicks with Seven friends from Japan: Naomi Kobayashi, Masa Kobayashi, Chiaki
Maki, Toshio Sekiji, Hiroyuki Shindo, Jin Tomita, Chiyoko Tanaka, Brown/Grotta Gallery,
Wilton, Connecticut, USA
Five Textile Magicians of Japan: M. Kobayashi, N. Kobayashi, H. Shindo, C. Tanaka, J. Tomita, Passage de Retz, Paris, France
199516ème Biennale Internationale de Lausanne: Chassés-croisés, FAE Musée d'Art Contemporain and Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Lausanne, Switzerland
Spirituality Show, Walker's Point Center for the Arts, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Fiber: Five Decades from the Permanent Collection, American Craft Museum, New York, USA
Made in America: Ten Centuries of American Art, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA; Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA; Toledo Museum of Art, Ohio, USA; Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, Missouri, USA; Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
1994Artextile, de l'Art du Tissu au Tissu dans l'Art, Parc des Expositions, Paris, France
Donner Forme à une Idé, Passage de Retz, Paris, France
New Works by the Artists Commissioned for the Theatre/Cultural Center, Fuji City, Japan
From the Beginning: The Story of the Nebraska Art Collection, Museum of Nebraska,
Kearney, Nebraska, USA
La Tapisserie des Années 70, Collégiale Saint Pierre La Cour; Musée du Mans, Le Mans, France
1993Focus on Fiber Art: Selections from the Growing 20th Century Collection, Art Institute of
Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Un Point de Vue sur le Design, Museum of Decorative Arts, Montreal, Canada
Textielcollectie, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Small Works in Fiber: The Collection of Mildred Constantine, Cleveland Museum of Art,
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Living Treasures, Sybaris Gallery, Royal Oak, Missouri, USA
1992Tapestry and Sculpture, Sogetsu Kaikan, Tokyo, Japan
Intimate and Intense: Small Fiber Structures, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
1991Piles of Pile: Unconventional Pile By Contemporary Artists, Textile Arts International,
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
What Modern Was, IBM Gallery of Science and Art, New York, New York, USA; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California, USA; Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, Ohio, USA; Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, Missouri, USA; Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, Maryland, USA; Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal, Canada; Canadian Museum of Civilizations, Hull, Quebec, Canada
Arts in Embassies Program, U.S. Department of State, Washington D.C., USA
1990Modern Design: 1880-1990: Twentieth Century Art, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York,
USA
1989New Acquisitions of the American Craft Museum: The Dreyfus Collection, American Craft
Museum, New York, USA
Revolution: Flash-Back, Paris Art Centre, Paris, France
Sacré - Profane, Château de Fontainebleau, Fontainebleau, France
1988Tapestry Movements, Textile Arts International, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Splendid Forms 88, Bellas Artes Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA
Figure and Place, Artemisia Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Aubusson 88, Musée Départmental de la Tapisserie, Aubusson, France; Musée Municipal, Sedan, France
Architectural Art: Affirming the Design Relationship, American Craft Museum, New York, USA; Commerce Tower Rotunda, Dallas, Texas, USA; Murray Feldman Gallery, Pacific Design Center, Los Angeles, California, USA; Huntsville Museum of Art, Huntsville, Alabama, USA; Oklahoma City Art Museum, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Textielkunst 1945 tot heden, Enige werken uit de collective, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Frontiers in Fiber: The Americans, North Dakota Museum of Art, Grand Forks, North Dakota; Ishikawa Industrial Center, Kanazawa, Japan; Kyoto National Museum of Art, Kyoto, Japan; Taipei Fine Arts Center, Taipei, Taiwan; Walker Hill Art Center, Seoul, Korea; Thailand Cultural Centre, Bangkok, Thailand; National Art Galleries, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; Academy of Fine Arts, Guangzhou, China; Metropolitan Museum of Manila, Manila, Philippines; Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hong Kong; National Museum, Jakarta, Indonesia; National Museum of Singapore, Singapore
1987Vers à Soie, Vers la Soie, Musée Guimet d'Histoire Naturelle, Lyon, France
Decorative and Industrial Design: 1900-1986, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA; Philbrook Museum of Art, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA; Oakland Museum, Oakland, California, USA; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts, USA; Chicago Public Library Cultural Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA; Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando, Florida, USA; Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, Virginia, USA
Fiberscapes, Somerhill Gallery, Durham, North Carolina, USA
1986Craft Today: Poetry of the Physical, American Craft Museum, New York, USA; Denver Art Museum, Denver, Colorado, USA; Laguna Art Museum, Laguna, California, USA; Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, Arizona, USA; Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA; J.B. Speed Art Museum, Louisville, Kentucky, USA; Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, Virginia, USA
Le Cheminement et l'Évolution de l'Écriture Textile depuis 40 Ans, Centre Culturel de l'Yonne, Auxerre, France
Man Ray - Sheila Hicks, Lunds Konsthall, Lund, Sweden
Legends in Fiber, Octagon Center for the Arts, Ames, Iowa, USA
Fiber R/Evolution, Milwaukee Art Museum, Wisconsin, USA; Invitational Section; University Art Museum, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA; Juried Section; Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana, USA; Invitational Section; Galleries of the Claremont Colleges and University of California Riverside, California, USA; Juried Section; Brockton Art Museum, Brockton, Massachusetts, USA; Juried Section; DeCordova and Dana Museum and Park, Lincoln, Massachusetts, Invitational Section; Wichita Art Museum, Wichita, Kansas, USA
1985Nouvelles Tapisseries, Paris Art Center, Paris, France,
High Styles: American Design Since 1900, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, USA
Fibres-Art 85, Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris, France
La Tapisserie en France, 1945-1985, La Tradition Vivante, École Nationale Supérieure des
Beaux Arts, Paris, France; Oslo, Norway; Bergen, Norway; Departmental Museum of Tapestry,
École Nationale des Arts Décoratifs, Aubusson, France
Tapestry Movements, Textile Art International, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Vrije Vormgeving Textile, Keramiek, Glas en Sieraden, Museum Fodor, Amsterdam, The
Netherlands
Textiles for the Eighties, Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Island, USA; Norton Gallery of Art, West Palm Beach, Florida, USA; Bergstrom-Mahler Museum, Neenah, Wisconsin, USA; Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, Alabama, USA; Colorado Gallery of the Arts, Arapaho Community College, Denver, Colorado, USA; Musée des Arts Decoratifs of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Design Center of New York, USA
1984Sheila Hicks - Daniel Graffin: Recent Work, Pittsburgh Plan for Art, Pennsylvania, USA
Structures/Sculptures/Textiles, Le Musée du Château St. Jean, Nogent-le Rotrou, France
La Parts des Femmes dans l'Art Contemporain, Galerie Municipale, Vitry-sur-Seine, France
The Flexible Medium: 20th Century American Fabric, Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C., USA
1983Exposition Sainte-Thérèse d'Avila dans l'Art Contemporain, Musée du Luxembourg, Paris,
France
Six Décennies d'Expérience 1923 - 1983, École des Beau Arts, Château de Fontainebleau,
France
La Nature à l'Huile, Chapelle Fromentin, La Rochelle, France
Un Centenaire en Morceaux, Pinocchio à Caen, Foyers du Théâtre Municipal, Caen, France
1982Les Américains de Paris, Casino de Deauville, Deauville, France; Paris Art Centre, Paris, France
Space et Structures, École des Beaux-Arts, Fontainebleau, France
Présences des Formes, Vieux Village, Les Angles, France
1981Biennale de la Tapisserie de Montreal, Galerie UQAM, Montreal, Canada
Espace et Temps, École des Beaux Arts, Fontainebleau, France
The Art Fabric: Mainstream, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California, USA; Minnesota Museum of Art at Landmark Center, St. Paul, Minnesota, USA; Brooks Memorial Art Gallery, Memphis, Tennessee, USA; Portland Art Museum, Portland, Oregon, USA; Philbrook Art Center, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA; Springfield Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield, Massachusetts, USA; Akron Art Museum, Akron, Ohio, USA; Colorado Springs Fine Art Center, Colorado, USA; Memorial Art Gallery, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, USA
Old Traditions - New Directions, Textile Museum, Washington D.C., USA
Triennale de l'Abstraction, École des Beaux Arts, Caen, France
1980SeeSaw: Sheila Hicks and Daniel Graffin and Members of the Kibbutzim in the Jordan Valley
and Kibbutz Israel, Museum Beit Uri V'rami, Ashdot-Yaakov Meuhad, Jordan Valley
Textielstructuren, Koninklijke, Academy of Fine Arts, Kortrijk, Belgium
Greenwood Gallery: Opening Exhibition, Greenwood Gallery, Washington D.C., USA
1979Textiles Taillées, FIAC, Grand Palais, Paris, France
Traces et Reliefs: Daniel Graffin et Sheila Hicks, Musée des Tapisseries, Aix-en-Provence, France
1978Fil. Sheila Hicks, Daniel Graffin & John Melin, Centre des Expositions, Montreuil, France
Atelier "Fil.", Maison Populaire, Montreuil, France
L'Art Moderne dans les Musées de Province, Grand Palais, Paris, France
1977Les Mains Regardent, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France; Bibliothèque Municipale, Bordeaux, France; Musée Cantini, Marseille, France; Lons-Le-Saunier; Abbaye de Fontevraud, Centre Culturel de l'Ouest; Musée Réattu, Arles, France; Palais de l'Europe, Menton - Biennale; d'Art Moderne, Château des Rohan, Strasbourg, France; Atelier d'Art Enfantin, Tours; Musée des Beaux-Arts, Angers, France; Bibliothèque de la ville de Lyon, Lyon, France; Musée d'Art et d'Archéologie, Toulon, France; Musée d'Art et d'Histoire, Geneva, Switzerland; Musée Royaux d'Art et d'Histoire, Brussels, Belgium; Museum of Milano, Milan, Italy; Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal
8ème Biennale Internationale de Tapisserie de Lausanne, Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal
Tissage, Bibliothèque Forney, Hôtel de Sens, Paris, France
Fiberworks, Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Fibers: National Invitational Exhibition, Western Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA; Agnes Scott College, Decatur, Georgia, USA
8ème Biennale Internationale de la Tapisserie, Musée Cantonal des Beaux-Arts, Palais de Rumine, Lausanne, Switzerland
Artiste/Artisane?, Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris, France
1976Fiber Works - Europe and Japan, National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto, Japan; National Museum of Modern Art Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
5 x Textiel, Galerie Collection d'Art, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
19757ème Biennale Internationale de la Tapisserie, Musée Cantonal des Beaux-Arts, Palais de
Rumine, Lausanne, Switzerland,
Des Tapisseries Nouvelles, Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris, France
1974Three Dimensional Fibre, Govett - Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand; Waikato Art Museum, Hamilton, New Zealand; National Gallery of Art, Wellington, New Zealand; Auckland City Art Gallery, New Zealand; Robert McDougall Art Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand; Dunedin Public
Art Gallery, New Zealand
First International Exhibition of Miniature Textiles 1974, British Craft Centre, London, UK
Fiber Forms - Past and Present, Brookfield Craft Center, Brookfield, Connecticut, USA
Faden - Fantasien, Museum Bellerive, Zurich, Switzerland
1973Sheila Hicks and Marc Held, Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Nantes, France
Portable World, Museum of Contemporary Crafts, New York, USA
6ème Biennale Internationale de la Tapisserie, Musée Cantonal des Beaux-Arts, Palais de
Rumine, Lausanne, Switzerland
Fiber Art, Halls Exhibition Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri, USA
1972Modern Tapestry, Parker Street 470 Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Les Tendances de la Tapisserie en France, Musée d'Arras, Arras, France
Douze Ans d'Art Contemporain en France, Grand Palais, Paris, France
Group Show, Modern Master Tapestries, New York, USA
1971Air France et l'Art d'Aujourd'hui, Palais Galliera, Paris, France
Deliberate Entanglements, University of California Los Angeles Art Galleries, Los Angeles,
California, USA; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, Illinois, USA; Portland Art Museum, Portland, Oregon, USA; Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada; Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA; California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, California, USA
5ème Biennale International de la Tapisserie Lausanne, Musée Cantonal des Beaux-Arts,
Palais de Rumine, Lausanne, Switzerland
Contemporary Weaving, University Design Center, Gallery, Memorial Union, Ames, Indiana, USA
Dimensions of Fiber, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, California, USA
1970Le Grand Départ, Centre Artistique de Verderonne, France
Formen in Fäden: Olga de Amaral, Else Bechtele, Sheila Hicks, Buchholz Gallery, Munich, Germany
Exposición Internacional de Experiencias Artistico-Textiles, Salón del Tinell, Barcelona, Spain
100 Artistes dans la Ville, Pavilion Populaire, Montpellier, France
Národní Muzeum, Prague, Czechoslovakia
1969Exposición Internacional de Experiencias Artístico-Textiles, Museo Español de Arte Contemporáneo, Madrid, Spain
Quatre Américains de Paris, Musée des Beaux-Arts, Bordeaux, France; Musée des Augustins, Toulouse, France; Musée Hyacinthe Rigaud, Perpignan, France; Fabre Museum, Montpellier, France
Objects: U.S.A.-The Johnson Collection of Contemporary Crafts, organised by Johnson
Wax Company, National Collection of Fine Arts, Washington D.C., USA; Boston University Museum, Boston, Massachusetts, USA; Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, New York, USA; Cranbrook Academy, Detroit, Missouri, USA; Herron Gallery, Herron Art Institute and Museum, Indianapolis, Idaho, USA;
Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA; Saint Paul Art Center, Saint Paul, Minneapolis, USA; School of Fine Arts Gallery, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA; Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA; Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, Washington, USA; Portland Art Museum, Portland, Oregon, USA; Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, California, USA; Oakland Art Museum, Oakland, California, USA; Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, Arizona, USA; Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA; Milwaukee Art Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA;
George Hunter Gallery, Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA; Museum of Art, Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA; Columbia Museum, Columbia, South Carolina; Civic Center Museum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Taller Artisanal Huaquen - Sheila Hicks, Juame Xifra, J.P. Beranger, Galeria Carmen Waugh, Santiago, Chile
4ème Biennale Internationale de la Tapisserie de Lausanne, Musée Cantonal des Beaux-
Arts, Palais de Rumine, Lausanne, Switzerland
Seven Americans of Paris, Air France Gallery, New York, USA
Wall Hanging, Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
Perspectief in Textiel, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
International venues, 1972-1974, included Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, France
Textile Constructions, Ruth Kaufmann Gallery, New York, USA
1968Tapisseries Contemporaines et Internationales, Museum of Decorative Arts, Prague,
Czechoslovakia
Formes Tissées-Formes Architecturales, American Cultural Center, Paris, France
1967Recent Acquisitions: Design Collection [Exh. #840], Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
La Tapisserie De la Conception à la Réalisation, Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Lausanne, Switzerland
3ème Biennale Internationale de la Tapisserie, Musée Cantonal des Beaux-Arts, Palais de
Rumine, Lausanne, Switzerland
1965Neve Formen der Textilges Talturig, Landesmusuem, Oldenburg, Germany
196413th Triennial of Design, Palais de la Triennale, Milan, Italy
For Your Home 1964, Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois, Champaign, Illinois, USA
Gewebte Formen: Lenore Tawney, Claire Zeisler, Sheila Hicks, Kunstgewerbemuseum, Zurich, Switzerland; Kunstgewerbemuseum, Stuttgart, Germany
1963Formas tejidas-Alice Adams, Sheila Hicks, Lenore Tawney, Dorian Zachai, Claire Zeisler, Museo de Bellas Artes, Caracas, Venezuela
Woven Forms-Alice Adams, Sheila Hicks, Lenore Tawney, Dorian Zachai, Claire Zeisler, Museum of Contemporary Crafts, New York, USA
1962Recent Acquisitions [Exh. #715], Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
First National Invitational Exhibition of Textile Arts, Scripps College, Claremont, California, USA
1961Fabrics International, Philadelphia Museum College of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; Museum of Contemporary Crafts, New York, USA
1960Recent Acquisitions to the Museum Collections [Exh. #678], Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
The Art of the Loom, Murray State University, Murray, Kentucky, USA
1956Fellowship Grant Students, Yale University School of Art, Yale-Norfolk Summer School, Norfolk, Connecticut, USA
Seventh Annual New England Exhibition, Silvermine Guild of Artists, Silvermine, Connecticut, USA
SIGNIFICANT PROJECTS
2003MADESA (Manufacturing and Design Academy of South Africa), Capetown, South Africa, UNESCO (Led a team with UNESCO to establish a design center in Cape Town)
AWARDS
2019Honorary Degree, Yale University
2014Honorary Doctorate, Ecole des Beaux Arts, Paris, France
2010Smithsonian Archives of American Art Medal
1997Gold Medal, American Crafts Council
1996Officier des Arts et des Lettres, France
1985Medal of Fine Arts, French Academy of Architecture
1984Honorary Doctorate, Rhode Island School of Design
1975Gold Medal, American Institute of Architects
Fellow of the Kunst Akademie, The Hague, Holland
1954-57Fullbright grant to study painting in Chile
PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts, USA
Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, Texas, USA
Denver Art Museum, Denver, Colorado, USA
Fondation Louis Vuitton, Paris, France
Industriet Museum, Oslo, Norway
Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, New Jersey, USA
Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
Kunstgewerbemuseum, Zurich, Switzerland
Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany
Kunstindustrimuseet, Oslo, Norway
Kunstmuseum, Oldenburg, Germany
Manufacture des Gobelins, Paris, France
Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minnesota, USA
Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, New Jersey, USA
Musée de la Mode et du Textile, Paris, France
Musée de la Tapisserie, Angers, France
Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris, France
Musée des Beaux Arts, Brest, France
Musée des Beaux Arts, Pau, France
Museo de Bellas Artes, Santiago, Chile
Museo Universitario Arte Contemporáneo, Mexico City, Mexico
Museum of Art and Design, New York, USA
Museum of Decorative Arts, Prague, Czech Republic
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto, Japan
Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Japan
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C., USA
Okawa Museum, Kiryu, Japan
Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM), Miami, Florida, USA
Philadelphia Museum of Art, Pennsylvania, USA
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C., USA
Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, New York, USA
Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Tate, London, UK
The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA
The Mint Museum, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
The Museum of Nebraska Art, Kearney, Nebraska, USA
The North Dakota Museum of Art, Grand Forks, North Dakota, USA
The Renwick Gallery, Washington D.C., USA
The Smart Museum, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK
Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
Yale Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut, USA