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Yun Gee  朱沅芷  pinyin  Zhu Yuanzhi
 

1906

Yun Gee ( 1906-1963 ) was born on February 22, in Guangzhou, in the province

 

of Guangdong, in the south of China.

   

1921

He left to join his father, a merchant, in San Francisco, United States.

 

 

1925

He entered studying painting and drawing at the California Academy of Art.

   

1926

First exhibition at the Modern Gallery in San Francisco.

 

He founded the Club of Revolutionary Chinese Artists, a place for teaching advanced

 

painting techniques and theory.

   

1932

The New York Museum of Modern Art exhibited : Wheels - Industrial New York

   

1936 / 1938

He went to France, and was the first Chinese to take part to the Salon d'Autome

 

and to the Salon des Indépendants. He held several solo exhibitions in Paris.

   

1939

During the Second World War, he returned to New York.

 

He was faced with discrimination against Asians.

   

1945

He suffered more and more from depression.

 

 

1963

He died of cancer on June 5 in New York at the age of 57.

 

 

1968

The Robert Scholkopf Gallery in New York organized a retrospective of his works.

   
   
 

Danièle Sicard

   

   
  Collections  selection
 
   

France

 

Paris

Pompidou Centre

   

United States

 

Greensboro  Norh Carolina

Weatherspoon Art Museum

Los Angeles Musée d'Art du Comté
Miami  Florida

The Wolfsonian Museum

New York

Whitney Museum of American Art

Washington

Hirshhorn Museum

Washington

Sculpture Garden

   

 

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Yun Gee   朱沅芷 - Adam and Eve 1939  Oil on Canvas


Yun Gee - Adam and Eve 1939  Oil on Canvas

 
     
   


Solo exhibitions  
selection

 
       
    United States  

1926

 

The Modern Gallery

 
   

San Francisco

 
       
    France  

1927

 

Gallery Carmime

 

 

 

Paris  

 

 

   

 

 

France  

1928

 

Galerie des Artistes et Artisans

 

 

 

Paris  
       

 

 

France  

1929

 

Gallery Bernheim-Jeune

 
    Paris  
       
    United States  

1931

 

In Tempo Gallery

 
    New York  
       
    United States  

1932

  Balzac Gallery  
    New York  
       
    France  

1936

 

Gallery A la Reine Margot

 

 

  Paris  

 

     

 

  France  

1937

 

Gallery A la Reine Margot

 
    Paris  
       
    United States  

1942

 

Milch Gallery

 
    New York  
       
    United States  

1979

 

The William Benton Museum of Art

The Paintings of Yun Gee

    New York  
       
    Taiwan  

1992

  Fine Arts Museum

The Art of Yun Gee

    Taipei  
       
    United States  

2002

  Chambers of Fine Art  
    New York  
       
    United States  

2003

 

Pasadena Museum

The Art of Yun Gee

   

Pasadena

 
       
    United States  

2005

19.10 19.11

Marlborough Gallery

A Modernist Painter

    New York  
       
    Taiwan  

2011

12.11 29.11

Tina Keng Gallery   

朱沅芷 - 旧金山 - 巴黎 - 纽约

   

Taipei 

Yun Gee - The Art of Place

       

       
       

Yun Gee   朱沅芷 - The Portrait of Miss Helen 1929   Oil on board


Yun Gee - The Portrait of Miss Helen 1929   Oil on board

       
       

 

 


expositions collectives  
sélection

 
       

1932

  United States  

1933

 

Exposition Annuelle  

1934

 

de la Société  

1935

  des artistes indépendants  

1936

  New York  
       
    United States  

1932

03.05 32.05

Museum of Modern Art

Murals by American Painters

   

New York

and Photographers

       
    France  

1938

  XVème Salon des Tuileries  
    Paris  
       
    France  

1939

  Gallery Carmine 6ème Salon d'été
    Paris  
       
    United States  

1941

 

Institute of Modern Art

Paintings by Fifty Oncoming

    Boston

American

       
    United States  

1975

 

Weatherspoon Art Museum

 
   

Greensboro

 
       

 

 

 

Yun Gee   朱沅芷 - West Tower from Central Park in Winter 1952  Oil on Canvas 


Yun Gee - West Tower from Central Park in Winter 1952  Oil on Canvas

 

 

 

Yun Gee   朱沅芷 - Central Park  Oil on Canvas


Yun Gee - Central Park  Oil on Canvas

 
 

Yun Gee   朱沅芷 - The Art of Yun Gee  

朱沅芷作品展   

Taipei Fine Arts Museum

 

The Art of Yun Gee

Taipei 

 

texts : Helen Gee, Chu Livin,

1992

 

Li Lundin, Wang David Tehyu,

 
 

Jane C. Ju

 
 

catalogue in chinese in english

 
 

167 p

 
 

isbn : 9789570008500

 
     
       
       
       

Yun Gee -  Poetry Writings Art Memories 

 

Yun Gee 

University of Washington Press

 

Poetry Writings Art Memories

2003

 

catalogue in english

 
 

240 p

 
 

isbn : 978 0295983547

 
     
     
     
     
     
       
       
       

Yun Gee -  A Modernist Painter 

 

Yun Gee

Marlborough Gallery 

 

A Modernist Painter

New York 

 

text : Ilene Susan Fort

2005

 

catalogue in english

 
 

28 p

 
 

 

 
     
     
     
     
       
       
       

       
       

 朱沅芷 - 朱沅芷 - 旧金山 - 巴黎 - 纽约  Yun Gee - The Art of Place   12.11 29.11 2011  Tina Keng Gallery  Taipei   -  poster 

 
 


朱沅芷 - 旧金山 - 巴黎 - 纽约  
Yun Gee - The Art of Place
12.11 29.11 2011  Tina Keng Gallery  Taipei   -  poster

 
 

 
 

 Yun Gee - Pantheon and Workmen 1927   Oil on Paper  


Yun Gee - Pantheon and Workmen 1927   Oil on Paper

 


 
 

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