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Jacob El Hanani

1947    Born Casablanca, Morocco


1969    Avni School of Fine Arts, Tel Aviv, Israel

1970    École des Beaux-Arts, Paris, France

Solo Exhibitions

2015    Jacob El Hanani Drawings, Acquavella Galleries, NY

2014    The Art of the Line, Sammer Gallery LLC, Miami, FL

2012    Linear Landscape: Ink Drawings, Holly Johnson Gallery, Dallas, TX

2008    Recent Work, Steven Zevitas Gallery, Boston, MA

2005    Drawing 1978-2005, Mills College, Oakland, CA

2004    Jacob El Hanani Drawings 1971-1987, Gallery Schlesinger, New York, NY

2003    OSP Gallery, Boston, MA

2002    Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York, NY

            Gallery Joe, Philadelphia, PA

2000    Mark Moore Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

            Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York, NY

            Gallery Joe, Philadelphia, PA

1999    Miller/Block Gallery, Boston, MA

1998    Todd Hosfelt Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1995    Yoshii Gallery, New York, NY

1993    Galerie Renee Ziegler, Zurich

1988    Galerie Gilbert Brownstone, Paris

1978    Galerie Denise René, Paris

1977    Galerie Denise René, New York, NY

1975    Galerie Denise René, Paris

Selected Collections, in order of Acquisition

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York

The Museum of Modern Art, New York

The Jewish Museum, New York

The Brooklyn Museum, New York

Musée National d’Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris

The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto

The Menil Collection, Houston

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

The Philadelphia Museum of Art

The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

The Art Institute of Chicago

Walker Art Center, Minneapolis

The Tel-Aviv Museum of Art, Israel

The National Gallery of Art, Washington

Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Caracas, Venezuela

The Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, MN

Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT

The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

The Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, MA

Weatherspoon Art Museum, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, NC

Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase College State University of New York

The British Museum, London

The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York

The Morgan Library & Museum, New York