Brice Marden, Red, Yellow, Blue III, 1974, oil and wax on canvas, 74 × 72 inches (188 × 182.9 cm)
Brice Marden was born in 1938 in Bronxville, New York. He received his B.F.A. in 1961 from Boston University School of Fine and Applied Arts, Massachusetts, and his M.F.A. in 1963 from Yale University School of Art and Architecture, Connecticut. His work has been the subject of numerous solo exhibitions, including “Cold Mountain,” Dia Center for the Arts, New York (1991, traveled to Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; The Menil Collection, Houston; Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid; and Städtisches Kunstmuseum Bonn, Germany); “Work Books 1964–1995,” Staatliche Graphische Sammlung, Munich (1997, traveled to Kunstmuseum Winterthur, Switzerland; Wexner Center for the Arts, Ohio; Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge; Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C.; Miami Art Museum, Florida; and Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh); “Works on Paper, 1964–2001,” Instituto Nationale per la Grafica, Rome (2002, traveled to Archivio di Stato di Torino, Italy; and Westfälisches Landesmuseum für Kunst und Kulturgeschichte, Germany); “Plane Image, A Retrospective of Paintings and Drawings,” Museum of Modern Art, New York (2006, traveled to San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, California, and Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin); and “Works on Paper,” Kunstmuseum Basel, Switzerland (2007).
Marden currently lives and works in New York.