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b. 1929, USA

Jo Baer Biography

Jo Baer was born in 1929 in Seattle, Washington and studied at the University of Washington and the New School for Social Research, New York. Her work is represented in many major public and private collections worldwide. Important solo exhibitions include Jo Baer, the Whitney Museum, New York (1975); Jo Baer, Paintings 1965–1975 Museum of Modern Art, Oxford (1978); Jo Baer Palimpsests: A Selection of Paintings and Drawings 1963–1993, Rijksmuseum Kroeller-Mueller, Otterlo (1993); Jo Baer, Paintings 1960–1998 / Schilderijen 1969–1998, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam (1999); Jo Baer. The Minimalist Years 1960–1975, DIA Center for the Arts, New York (2002); and Triotentoonstelling 2009: Jo Baer, Lynda Benglis, Jutta Koether, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven (2009). 

Jo Baer Current & Recent Exhibitions

Contemporary art exhibition, Jo Baer, The Risen / Originals at Pace Gallery, New York
6 November–19 December 2020 Jo Baer The Risen / Originals Pace Gallery, New YorkNew York
Contemporary art exhibition, Group Exhibition, At the Edge of Things: Baer, Corse, Martin at Pace Gallery, London
7 June–14 August 2019 Group Exhibition At the Edge of Things: Baer, Corse, Martin Pace Gallery, LondonLondon

Jo Baer Represented By

Pace Gallery contemporary art gallery in New York, USA Pace Gallery New York, London, Geneva, Palo Alto, Hong Kong, Seoul, Beijing

Jo Baer In Related Press

A User’s Guide to the Whitney Biennial Related Press A User’s Guide to the Whitney Biennial 13 March 2017, The New York Times

Everything had to be reinvented for the 2017 Whitney Biennial — the first to take place in the new riverside home of the Whitney Museum. But then, this leading showcase of contemporary American art feels refreshed in other ways, too.

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