James Castle

American, 1899-1977

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1899
Born  Garden Valley, ID

1977
Died Boise, ID

 

Selected solo exhibitions

1955   
James Castle, Museum Art School, Portland, OR

1962    
A Voice of Silence: Drawings by James Castle, Image Gallery, Portland, OR
James Castle, Bush Barn, Salem Art, Salem, OR

1963    
James Castle, Boise Gallery of Art, Boise, ID

1965    
A Voice of Silence: Drawings by James Castle, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA

1967    
The Gallery, Seattle, WA

1974    
James Castle, Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, WA

1976    
James Castle’s Drawings, Boise Gallery of Art, Boise, ID

1980   
A World Without Words, Los Tres Gallery, Longview, WA

1981     
James Castle: A Primitive Artist, Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, TX
James Castle, Visual Arts Center, Anchorage, AK

1982    
A Voice of Silence: A Retrospective of Works by James Castle, Boise Gallery of Art, Boise, ID

1983    
James Castle Retrospective: A Voice of Silence, Cheney Cowles Memorial Museum, Spokane, WA

1984   
James Castle Retrospective: A Voice of Silence, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
James Castle Retrospective: A Voice of Silence, Paris Gibson Square Gallery, Great Falls, MT
James Castle Retrospective: A Voice of Silence, MSU Fine Arts Gallery, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT

1989    
Works by James Castle, Boise Art Museum, ID

1994    
James Castle, Idaho Center for the Book, Boise State University, ID
James Castle, Albertson College, Caldwell, ID

1996    
James Castle, Boise Art Museum, ID
An Amazing Luminous Fountain:  The Work of James Castle, J Crist Gallery, Boise, ID

1997    
Images in a Silent World:  The Art of James Castle, Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art, Chicago, IL

1998    
A Silent Voice:  Drawings & Constructions of James Castle, Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2000  
James Castle, Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA
James Castle, The Common Place, Knoedler & Company, New York, NY
An Individual Approach: The Art of James Castle, Boise Art Museum, ID
James Castle, House Drawings, The Drawing Center, New York, NY
A Room of His Own, J Crist Gallery, Boise, ID
Reputedly Illiterate: The Art Books of James Castle, American Institute of Graphic Arts, New York, NY

2001   
James Castle, James Mayor Gallery, London, UK
James Castle, Drawings and Works on Paper, Greg Kucera Gallery, Seattle, WA

2002  
James Castle, Structures, Knoedler & Company, New York, NY
James Castle, Works on Paper, Galerie Bernd Kluser, Munich, Germany
Reputedly Illiterate: The Art Books of James Castle, Library at the Faculty of Art, Media and Design, University of West England, Bristol, UK

2005  
One Man’s Vocabulary, JH Muse Gallery, Jackson, WY
James Castle: Drawings, Constructions and Books, Boise Art Museum, ID

2006  
James Castle/Walker Evans: Word Play, Signs and Symbols, an exhibition in two parts,
Knoedler & Company, New York, NY
Silent Satire: The Political Cartoon Appropriations of James Castle, Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2007   
James Castle, Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, CA
James Castle, Lawrence Markey Gallery, San Antonio, TX

2008   
James Castle: A Retrospective, Philadelphia Museum of Art, PA

2009  
James Castle Drawing: Vision and Touch, Knoedler & Co., New York, NY
James Castle: A Retrospective, Art Institute of Chicago, IL
Tying it Together, Boise Art Museum, Boise, ID

2010   
James Castle: Books, Lawrence Markey Gallery, San Antonio, TX
James Castle: A Retrospective, UC Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, CA
James Castle, Douglas Hyde Gallery, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
James Castle, Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, CA

2011   
James Castle, Show and Store, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain
James Castle, Galerie Karsten Greve, Cologne, Germany

2012    
James Castle: An Absence of There, Tayloe Piggott Gallery, Jackson, WY
James Castle, Galerie Karsten Greve, Paris, France

2013    
Constructing James Castle, Urban Arts Space, Columbus, OH

2014   
Untitled: The Art of James Castle, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.

2015    
James Castle/John Riddy: Of Things Placed, Frith Street Gallery, London, UK (two person exhibition)
James Castle: Ask and Learn, Tayloe Piggott Gallery, Jackson, WY
James Castle, Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
Self-Taught Genius, Mingei International Museum, San Diego, CA
Self-Taught Genius, Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, TX