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Current & Future Exhibitions

Transcending Definition: Jay DeFeo in the 1970s
Gagosian
San Francisco, CA
September 10–October 31, 2020

Psychic Wounds
The Warehouse
Dallas, TX
February 6–November 20, 2020

Photography and the Surreal Imagination
The Menil Collection
Houston, TX
February 5–ongoing

Artist’s Choice: Amy Sillman—The Shape of Shape
Museum of Modern Art
New York, NY
October 21, 2019–October 04, 2020

Left of Center: Five Years of the Anderson Collection at Stanford University
The Anderson Collection at Stanford University
Stanford, CA
September 20, 2019–ongoing

The Whitney’s Collection: Selections from 1900 to 1965
Whitney Museum of American Art
New York, NY
June 28, 2019–ongoing

Approaching American Abstraction
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
San Francisco, CA
Ongoing

Special Events

Jay DeFeo: A Symposium
The Courtauld Institute of Art

Now postponed until May 28, 2021

News

Jay DeFeo, Pend O'Reille No. 1 (Eternal Triangle series), 1980news
September 8, 2020

Transcending Definition: Jay DeFeo in the 1970s at Gagosian SF

Pend O'Reille No. 1 (Eternal Triangle series), 1980 Transcending Definition: Jay DeFeo in the 1970s…
Jay DeFeo, Self-Portrait with Camera, Larkspur Studio, CA, 1972news
August 17, 2020

In Dialogue: Through Jay DeFeo’s Lens

Self-Portrait with Camera, Larkspur Studio, CA , 1972, contact print detail. Leah Levy, Executive Director…
Jay DeFeo, Untitled, 1971news
July 28, 2020

Jay DeFeo in 50X50: Stories of Visionary Artists from the Permanent Collection

Untitled, 1971 In celebration of its 50th anniversary, San José Museum of Art (SJMA) presents…

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The Jay DeFeo Foundation owns and administers the artist’s art, archive, and intellectual property as charitable resources to further public access to and understanding of DeFeo’s creative works and ideas.

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Jay DeFeo, Untitled, 1980

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