About

HAROLD KELLER

Born
Brooklyn, New York, 1928

Education
Brooklyn Technical High School
University of Arkansas, BA (Art and Philosophy), 1949
University of Oklahoma, Graduate Studies in Painting, 1949-1950
New York University, MA, 1961

Taught at
Public High Schools in Ozark, Alma and Van Buren, AR 1949-1956
Fort Smith Junior College, Fort Smith, AR, 1956-1962
State University College, Oneonta, NY, 1962-1963
Union College, Schenectady, NY, 1963-1965
Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck, NJ, 1965-1985

Residencies
SUNY, Albany, NY, 1966
Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, NY, 1967, 1968

Selected One Man Exhibitions
1955 – The Jewish Museum, NYC
1960 – Museum of Art, University of Oklahoma, Norman
1964 – Caffè Lena, Saratoga Springs, NY
1964 – Venture Gallery, NYC
1966 – State University Gallery, Albany, NY
1967 – The Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY
1967 – Spectrum Gallery, NYC
1967 – Lawrence Stevens Gallery, Detroit, MI
1970 – Hemingway Galleries, NYC
1980 – Maples Gallery, Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck, NJ

Exhibition Reviews and References in Publications

  • Albany Times Union, 1966?, Exhibition Review by T. H. Littlefield
  • The Knickerbocker News, Albany, NY, April 22, 1966
  • “Space Alive – Closed Open Space: The Paintings of Harold Keller”, in For Now, #8, by Robert Newman, 1967
  • 57th Street Review, May 18, 1967, Exhibition Review by Gregory Battcock
  • The New York Times, June 3, 1967, Exhibition Review by Grace Glueck
  • Arts Magazine, June 1967, Exhibition Review by Nicolas Calas
  • City East, March 1970, Exhibition Review
  • Time Magazine, March 1970, Exhibition Review
  • Arts Magazine, March 1970, Exhibition Review by JKH
  • Art News, March, 1970, Exhibition Review by SN
  • Pictures, February, 1970, Exhibition Review by GES
  • Icons and Images of the Sixties, by Nicolas Calas and Elena Calas, E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc., NY, 1

Public collections

Brandeis University, Rose Museum of Art
University of California at Berkeley
University of Rochester, NY, Memorial Art Gallery
Hofstra University
Union College, Schenectady, NY
State University of New York, Albany
University of Arkansas, Fort Smith
University of Oklahoma, Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art
The British Museum, Prints and Drawings Department

The Tate Gallery, Prints and Drawings Department

Private collections
USA, UK, Canada and Israel