Louise Fishman (Philadelphia, 1939) lives and works in New York City. Widely shown, her work is represented in many
collections, including: the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; the Whitney Museum of
American Art, New York; the National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C.;
the High Museum of Art, Atlanta, Georgia; and the Jewish Museum, New York, among
others. Awards include three National Endowment for the Arts grants, a New York
Foundation for the Arts Fellowship, and a Guggenheim Fellowship, among others. She has
also participated in several artists’ residencies, most recently at the Emily Harvey
Foundation in Venice, Italy. Fishman has had recent solo exhibitions at Galerie Kienzle &
Gmeiner, Berlin (2008); The John & Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, Florida
(2009); Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco (2010), Jack Tilton Gallery, New York (2012),
and Cheim & Read, New York (2012). She is the subject of a comprehensive retrospective
at the Neuberger Museum of Art in Purchase, New York scheduled for 2016. She
has been represented by Cheim & Read since 1998.
(Bio portrait: Brian Buckley, courtesy Cheim & Read, New York)
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