LAURA ZIEGLER

BORN: Columbus, Ohio, 1927

EDUCATION: Columbus Art School
Ohio State University
The Cranbrook Academy of Art

The artist was awarded a Fulbright Scholarship to Italy for the study of polychrome sculpture in 1949 and studied under Pericle Fazzini.

ONE PERSON EXHIBITIONS:

1955 Galeria Schneider, Rome, Italy
1956 O’Hana Gallery, London, England
Duveen-Graham Gallery, New York, NT
1956-58 Venice Biennali, Venice, Italy
1957 Institute of Contemporary Arts, Boston, MA
Columbus Gallery of Fine Arts, Columbus, OH
1960 Knoedler Gallery, New York, NY
1966 Forum Gallery, New York, NY
1967 Columbus Gallery of Fine Arts, Columbus, OH
1968 La Piramide Gallery, Lucca, Italy
1974 Forum Gallery, New York, NY
Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH
1977 Magnes Museum, Berkeley, CA
1980 Forum Gallery, New York, NY
1983 Forum Gallery, New York, NY
1986 Forum Gallery, New York, NY
1995 Libreria Bocca in Galleria, Pietrasanta, Italy
1999 Palazzo del Podesta, Chianti, Italy
2002 Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

2014 Man’s Best Friend – The Art of the Dog, Sommerville Manning Gallery, Wilmington, DE
2014 Wives, Daughters and Lovers, Forum Gallery, New York, NY
2011  That Seventies Show, Forum Gallery, New York, NY
2009 “A Figural Presence”, Chapel Art Center at Saint Anselm College,
Manchester, NH
2006 “Donna Scultura,” Chiesa di Sant’Agostino, Pietrasanta, Italia
1999 “Paintings by Antonio Possenti: Sculpture by Laura Ziegler,” La Melagrana Galleria D’Arte, Italy
1999 “New Visions by Nine Contemporary Women”, Forum Gallery, New York
1999 National Academy of Design: 174th Exhibition, National Academy of Design, New York, NY
1998 “The Figurative Impulse”, Miami Dade Community College, Kendall Campus Art Gallery, Miami, FL
1997 “Ten from Ohio: In and Out of Bounds”, Hammond Galleries, Lancaster, OH
1997 “172nd Annual Exhibition”, National Academy of Design, New York, NY
1995 “New Looks”, Forum Gallery, New York, NY
1993-94 National Sculpture Society, New York, NY
1993 Galleria La Subbia, Pietrasanta, Italy
1992-95 National Academy of Design, New York, NY
1989 Galleria Il Pomarancio, Sarzana, Italy
1988 Galleria Quarto Platano, Forte Dei Marmi, Italy

SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS:

Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Fuller Museum of Art, Brockton, MA
Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY
Columbus Gallery of Fine Arts, Columbus, OH
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C.
Cincinnati Museum of Art, Cincinnati, OH
Roy Neuberger Museum
The Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH

SELECTED PRIVATE COLLECTIONS:

John D. Rockefeller
Nelson Rockefeller
Thomas Messer
Arthur Altschul
John Hay Whitney
William Paley
Kate Roosevelt Haddad
Roy Neuberger
Alfred Barr
Charles Lazarus
Fred Lazarus