Grants

Category gouverneur

2009 $7,000

Simon Gouverneur1934-1989

Note
Loyola University Museum of Art
Location
Chicago, IL

$7,000 to include work by the painter in the group exhibition Back to the Future with accompanying catalogue and related public programs, organized by museum director Pamela Ambrose and guest curator Carol Celentano. Born in New York City, Gouverneur painted and taught in several European and East Coast cities from the 1960s through the 1980s. His hard-edged abstract and patterned paintings, exploring communication and symbolic language, have been called the equivalent of a “visual Esperanto.”

1999 $7,500

Simon Gouverneur1934-1990

Note
Emerson Gallery - McLean Project for the Arts
Location
McLean, VA

$7,500 toward Icon Culture: The Late Paintings of Simon Gouverneur, organized by exhibitions director Andrea Pollan with a catalogue and lead essay by Dan Cameron. Gouverneur was born in New York City yet he painted and taught in several European and East Coast cities from the 1960s through the 1980s. His hard-edged abstract and patterned paintings exploring communication and symbolic language have been called the equivalent of a “visual Esperanto.”

Total: $14,500