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James Siena

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James Siena
artist's name: James Siena
preferred medium: painting
nationality: US
born: 1957
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lives in: New York
artist's / gallery's website: James Siena

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James Siena - Profile

James Siena (b. 1957, California) received his BFA from Cornell University, New York, in 1979. Siena’s work has been featured in of over 55 group exhibitions, including the 2004 Whitney Museum of American Art Biennial. The recipient of multiple honors and awards, James Siena has received an Award in Art from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York (2000); the Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Biennial Competition Award (1999); and The New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship in Painting (1994). Siena lectures and teaches at numerous institutions throughout the United States, including the Cleveland Institute of Art, Ohio (2004); San Francisco Art Institute (2003); School of Visual Arts, New York (2003); Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, New York (2000); and the Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond (1999, 2002). Siena also completed an artist-in-residency program at Yaddo in 2004, and recently was elected a Member of Yaddo. James Siena’s work can be found in numerous public collections including the Des Moines Art Center, Iowa; Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY; Museum of Fine Art, Boston; The Museum of Modern Art, New York; the Philip Morris Collection, New York; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco; UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles; and the Whitney Museum of American Art , New York. James Siena currently lives and works in New York City. (PaceWildenstein, New York)

Important Exhibitions with James Siena

Exhibition Exhibitor City Country Start date
Collection Selections: De-Luxe Arthouse at the Jones Center Austin US 24.08.2012
Print/Out MoMA - Museum of Modern Art New York US 19.02.2012
New Works: Prints, Drawings, Collages MFA - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Boston US 28.07.2010
At the edge Portsmouth Museum of Art Portsmouth US 01.06.2010
Morphological Mutiny - Incorrigible Believers David Nolan Gallery, New York New York US 10.12.2009
INCOGNITO 2009 Santa Monica Museum of Art (SMMoA) Santa Monica US 02.05.2009
Recent Acquisitions Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) Miami US 13.03.2009
Not for Sale MoMA PS1 - Contemporary Art Center Long Island City US 11.02.2007
INCOGNITO 2005 Santa Monica Museum of Art (SMMoA) Santa Monica US 01.01.2005
Whitney Biennial 2004 Whitney Biennial New York US 10.03.2004

galleries representing James Siena:

Barbara Krakow Gallery
Brand X Projects, Inc.
Daniel Weinberg Gallery
Gorney Bravin + Lee
James Barron Art
The Pace Gallery 32E 57th street
The Pace Gallery 510 W 25th
The Pace Gallery 534 West 25th St
The Pace Gallery 545 West 22nd St

collections representing James Siena:

Collezione Maramotti
Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM)
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, SFMOMA