Bio

Ted Stamm (b. 1944 Brooklyn, NY; d. 1984 New York, NY) exhibited his work internationally during his lifetime, including in Belgium, Denmark, Germany, Italy, Sweden, Switzerland and the United States. His work has been included in solo and group exhibitions at venues, such as Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Brooklyn Museum, MoMA P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, The Clocktower, Marianne Boesky Gallery (all New York City), Museum of Contemporary Art, MoCA (Los Angeles, CA), Albright-Knox Art Gallery (Buffalo, NY), Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum (Ridgefield, CT), Rose Art Museum (Waltham, MA), Contemporary Arts Center (Cincinnati, OH), Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale (Fort Lauderdale, FL), Oklahoma City Museum of Art (Oklahoma City, OK), Santa Barbara Museum of Art (Santa Barbara, CA), Grand Rapids Art Museum (Grand Rapids, MI), Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts (Montgomery, AL), Denver Art Museum (Denver, CO), Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art (Kansas City, MO), Akademie Der Kunste (Berlin, Germany) and Louisiana Museum (Humlebaek, Denmark).

In 1977, Stamm was included by curator Manfred Schneckenburger in Documenta 6 in Kassel, Germany. His work was exhibited alongside artists, such as Carl Andre, Daniel Buren, James Lee Byars, Walter De Maria, Eva Hesse, Donald Judd, Imi Knoebel, Sol Lewitt, Gordon Matta-Clark, Robert Morris, Blinky Palermo, Robert Ryman, Fred Sandback and Richard Serra, among others. 

In addition, Stamm exhibited his work at the legendary Downtown artist-founded venues 112 Greene Street (1975), Artists Space (1975, 1980) and Franklin Furnace (1977, 1980).

Stamm received awards in Painting from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation (1983) and the National Endowments for the Arts, NEA (1981–1982). 

Stamm’s work is included in the public collections of Brooklyn Museum (Brooklyn, NY), Carnegie Museum (Pittsburgh, PA), Hall Art Collection (Derneburg, Germany; Reading, Vermont), Museum of Contemporary Art MoCA (Los Angeles, CA), Phoenix Art Museum (Phoenix, AZ), Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum (Ridgefield, CT), Museum of Modern Art MoMA (New York, NY), Guggenheim Museum (New York, NY) and Western Australia Art Gallery (Perth, Australia).

Education
Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA), Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY, 1967

Selected Solo Exhibitions
2013 Ted Stamm Paintings, Marianne Boesky, New York, NY
2011 Ted Stamm, Minus Space, New York, NY
2011 Ted Stamm Works on Paper, Marianne Boesky: Project Space, New York, NY
1986 Painting Advance 1990, Hillwood Art Gallery, CW. Post College, Greenvale, NY
1986 Ted Stamm, Condeso / Lawler Gallery,  New York, NY
1982 Ted Stamm, Harm Bouckaert Gallery, New York, NY
1981 Paintings 1972–1980, The Clocktower, New York, NY
1980 Ted Stamm, Galerie Wallner, Malmo, Sweden
1980 Ted Stamm, Roy Boyd Gallery, Chicago, IL
1980 Ted Stamm, Toni Birckhead Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
1979 Ted Stamm, Galerie December, Dusseldorf, Germany
1979 Ted Stamm, Berlin Wall Project, Berlin, Germany
1978 Pool Installation, C.W. Post College, Greenvale, NY
1978 Eight Gold Designators, P.S.1., Long Island City, NY
1978 TT: Street Piece, New York, NY
1978 44T’s: Street Piece, Brooklyn, NY
1977  Designator: Street Piece, New York, NY
1977  Ted Stamm, Hal Bromm Gallery, New York, NY
1976  Ted Stamm, Studio La Citta, Verona, Italy
1975  Ted Stamm, Artists Space, New York, NY
1975  Ted Stamm, Galerie December, Dusseldorf, Germany

Selected Group Exhibitions
2017 Ted Stamm / Gerrit Rietveld, OV Project, Brussels, Belgium
2017 Painting on the Edge: A Historical Survey, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London
2012 Times Square Show Revisited, Hunter College Art Galleries, New York, NY
2010 Black & White, Galleri Weinberger, Copenghagen, Denmark
1987 Recent Acquisitions, Guggenheim Museum, Brooklyn, NY
1987 Recent Acquisitions, Brooklyn Museum, New York, NY
1985 Art Heritage at Hofstra, Emily Lowe Gallery, Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY
1985 Constructures: New Perimetries in Abstract Painting, Nohra Haime Gallery, New York, NY
1984 Fourth Annual Anniversary Show, John Davis Gallery, Akron, OH
1984 Fifteen Abstract New York Painters, Susan Montezinos Gallery, Philadeiphia, PA
1984 Small Works, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA
1984 Mail Art, Franklin Furnace, New York, NY
1984 Artists Call, Judson Memorial Church, New York, NY
1984 Process Black, LIU South Hampton, New York, NY
1984 A Decade of Art, Artists Space 105 Hudson, New York, NY
1984 Offset: A Survey of Artists Books, New England Foundation for the Arts , Wakefield, RI
1983 David Reed, Sean Scully, Ted Stamm; Zenith Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA
1983 Donald Alberti, Russell Maltz, Olivier Mosset, Ted Stamm; 1708 East Main Street, Richmond, VA
1983 Abstraction Two Views: Davis and Stamm, The Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH
1983 Second Anniversary Exhibition, Harm Bouckaert Gallery, New York, NY
1983 Hundreds of Drawings, Artists Space, New York, NY
1983 A More Store, Jack Tilton Gallery, New York, NY
1983 Donald Alberti, Russell Maltz, Olivier Mosset, Ted Stamm; Condesco Lawler Gallery, New York, NY
1983 Artists for Nuclear Disarmament, Colburn Gallery, Burlington, VT
1982 A Look Back: A Look Forward, Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, CT
1982 Pair Group, Art Galaxy, New York, NY; travelled to Jersey City Art Museum, Jersey City, NJ
1982 Destroyed Prints, Pratt Manhattan Center, New York, NY
1982 Annual Holiday Invitational, A.I.A. Gallery, New York, NY
1982 Group Exhibition, Roy Boyd Gallery Chicago, Merwin Gallery, Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, IL
1982 Pair Group II, Jersey City Museum, Jersey City, NJ
1982 Black and White, Freeport Mc Mo Ran, New York, NY
1982 Faculty Exhibition, Hillwood Commons Gallery, CW Post, Greenvale, NY
1981 Drawings, Roy Boyd Gallery, Chicago, IL
1981 Abstract Painting: New York, Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY
1981 Arabia Felix, Art Galaxy, New York, NY
1981 Words and Images: Contemporary Artist’s Books, Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, Loreto, PA
1981 Love: Hate: Fear and Suicide, University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
1981 New Directions, Commodities Corp. Collection, Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdaie, FL; travelled to Oklahoma Museum of Art, Oklahoma City, OK; Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA; Grand Rapids Art Museum, Grand Rapids, MI; Madison Art Center, Madison, WI; Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, AL
1981 Drawing Invitational, Harm Bouckaert Gallery, New York, NY
1981 New Work, Roy Boyd Gallery, Chicago, IL
1981 Artists Books, Metrònom, Barcelona, Spain
1980 Little Books, Franklin Furnace, New York, NY
1980 New York 1980, Banco-Massimo Minini, Brescia, ltaly
1980 Pool Project Documentation, Artists Space, New York, NY
1980 New York Painters, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY
1980 Works of Art, Patricia Sneed Gallery, Rockford, IL
1980 Group Show, Roy Boyd Gallery, Chicago, IL
1980 Collection of Dr. Milton Brutten and Dr. Helen Herrick, Ben Shahn Gallery, William Patterson College, Wayne, NJ
1980 Group Exhibition, Susan Caldwell, Inc., New York, NY
1980 Pool Projects, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC
1980 Faculty Exhibition, Hillwood Commons Gallery, CW Post, Greenvale, NY
1979 Prospectus, Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, CT
1979 New Wave Painting, The Clocktower, New York, NY
1979 Artist’s Postcards, Ananas Gallery, Abrau, Switzerland
1979 Poets and Painters, The Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO; traveled to Atkins Museum of Fine Art, Kansas City, MO; La Jolla Art Museum, La Jolla, CA
1979 14 Painters, Lehman Gallery, CUNY, Bronx, NY
1979 Drawings, Hal Bromm, New York, NY
1979 Summer Show, Hal Bromm, New York, NY
1979 Drawings, Pyramid Gallery, Providence, MA
1978 Detective Show, Gorman Park, Jackson Heights, NY
1978 Works on Paper, Studio La Citta, Verona, Italy
1978 Group Exhibition, Arte Fiera, Bologna, Italy
1978 Group Exhibition, Art-9, Basel, Switzerland
1978 Black and White on Paper, Nobe Gallery, New York, NY
1978 Paperworks, Galerie Wirz, Milan, Italy
1978 Selections from the Collection, Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, CT
1978 Artists Books: USA, New Gallery, Cleveland, OH
1977 Fine / Fleishman / Stamm, Franklin Furnace, New York, NY
1977 Painting 75,76,77, Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY; traveled to American Foundation for the Arts, Miami, FL; Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH
1977 Book Objects, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
1977 A Painting Show, P.S.1., Long Island City, NY    
1977 New York Group Show, Galerie Denise Rene, New York, NY
1977 Group Exhibition, Art Fiera, Bologna, ltaly
1977 Group Exhibition, Documenta-6, Kassel, Germany
1977 Collection in Progress, Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, PA
1977 Ideas–Images, Eugenia Cucalon Gallery, New York, NY
1977 Postcards and Other Mail, Jock Truman, New York, NY
1977 Wrapping Paper Invitational, Nobe Gallery, New York, NY
1977 Faculty Show, Brooklyn Museum Art School, Brooklyn, NY
1976 Group Exhibition, Art Fiera, Bologna, Italy
1976 Summer Group, Max Protetch Gallery, Washington D.C.
1976 SoHo and Downtown Manhattan, Akademie Der Kunste, Berlin, Germany
1976 Selections SoHo-Berlin, Louisiana Museum, Humlebaek, Denmark
1976 Works on Paper, Hal Bromm, New York, NY
1976 Faculty Show, Brooklyn Museum Art School, Brooklyn, NY
1975 Contemporary Reflections 1971–1974, AFA; travelling exhibition Spare, Central Hall Gallery, Port Washington, NY
1975 Group Indiscriminate, 112 Greene Street, New York, NY
1975 A Collection in Progress (Herrick-Brutten Collection), The Clocktower, New York, NY
1975 Group Exhibition, International Art Fair, Cologne, Germany
1975 Five from SoHo, Rose Art Museum, Waltham, MA
1975 Spare, Central Hall Gallery, Port Washington, NY
1975 Abstraction Alive and Well, SUNY, Potsdam, NY
1975 Faculty Show, Brooklyn Museum Art School, Brooklyn, NY
1974 Tight and Loose, State University, Albany, NY; travelled to State University, Potsdam, NY
1974 Black as Color, Reed College, Portland, OR
1974 Drawings, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
1974 Paperworks, Rosa Esman Gallery, New York, NY
1974 10th Anniversary Exhibition 1964–1974, Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, CT
1974 Faculty Show, Brooklyn Museum Art School, Brooklyn, NY
1973 Painting in America, Decorative Arts Center, New York, NY
1973 Black Paintings, Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York, NY
1973 DiDonna / Stamm, O.K. Harris Gallery, New York, NY
1973 Nine New York Artists, Hartwick College, Oneonta, NY
1973 Recent Acquisitions, Phoenix Museum, Phoenix, AZ
1972 Contemporary Reflections 1971–1972, Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, CT
1971 What’s Happening in SoHo, University of Maryland, College Park, MD
1971 Faculty Show, Brooklyn Museum Art School, Brooklyn, NY
1971 Alumni Show, Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY
1970 Young Artists: New York 1970, Greenwich, CT

Text
2017 Ted Stamm: DRM 1980, The Estate of Ted Stamm and Karma, New York, ISBN 978-1-942607-66-3
2013 Ted Stamm: Marianne Boesky by Robert Pincus-Witten, Artforum, Summer 2013
2013 Ted Stamm: Paintings at Marianne Boesky by Will Heinrich, Observer Culture, April 2013
2013 Revisions: Another Alan Uglow and Ted Stamm’s Minimalisms by Saul Ostrow, Art Experience: New York City, 2013
2012 Times Square Show Revisited by Robert Pincus-Witten, Artforum, December 2012, pp  274-275
1997 Painting Advance Stamm 1990 (1989) by Robert C. Morgan, Between Modernism and Conceptual Art, 1997 Published by McFarland & Company, Inc., 1997, ISBN 0-7864-0332-2
1990 Painting Speed by Tiffany Bell, Art In America, November 1986, pp 140-143
1990 Reconstructivism: Neo Modern Abstraction in the US by Peter Frank, Artspace, March / April 1990
1990 Rekonstructivisims: Neo Moderne Abstraktion in der Vereinigen Staaten by Peter Frank, Kunstforum, January 1990
1986 Ted Stamm Painting Advance 1990 by Tiffany Bell, essay for exhibition catalogue, Hillwood Art Gallery, curated by Per Haubro Jensen, February 1986
1985 Constructures: New Perimetries in Abstract Painting by Peter Frank, essay for exhibition Nohra Haime Gallery
1984 Can Small Works Carry It Off by William Zimmer, essay for small works exhibit, Muhlenberg College, pp. 9-10. Abstraction, New Observations, June 1984, No. 24
1984 Is Abstract Painting Regaining its Popularity by Victoria Donohoe, Philadelphia Inquirer, September 14, 1984
1983 Ted Stamm by Sanford Kwinter, Art In America, January 1983, pp. 121-122
1983 Ted Stamm by Stephen Westfall, Arts Magazine, January 1983, p. 3
1983 Ted Stamm at the Far Turn by William Zimmer, Re-Dact 1 by Peter Frank, Published by Willis Locker and Owens, ISBN 093027900X
1982 Ted Stamm, Art Economist, Volume II, No. 14, December 31, 1982, p. 5
1982 Drawing Invitational 1981 by Geynne Vernet, Arts Magazine, February 1982
1982 Two Unprovincial Shows at the Jersey City Museum by Vivien Raynor, The New York Times, New Jersey supplement, October 10, 1982, p. 28
1981 Ted Stamm by Valentine Tatransky, Arts Magazine, February 1981, pp. 35-36
1981 Surely Temple Black by William Zimmer, SoHo Weekly News, February 18, 1981, p. 49
1981 Abstraction with a Relaxed Air by David L. Shirey, The New York Times, March 1, 1981, p. 19
1981 Ted Stamm by Tiffany Bell, Arts Magazine, May 1981, p. 8
1981 From the General to the Particular: Some Thoughts on Abstract Painting by Tiffany Bell, Arts Magazine, June 1981, pp. 120-124
1980 Tre Amerikaner i Skaane by by Sune Nordgren, Dagens Nyheter (Stockholm), May 5, 1980
1980 Pool Documentation by Kay Larson, Village Voice, June 2, 1980, p. 85
1980 Jane Highstein and Sensibility Minimalism: A Tissue of Happenstance by Robert Pincus-Witten, Arts Magazine, October 1980 p. 140
1980 La Nouvelle Vogue New Yorkaise est Portee Para La Musie Rock by Daniel Cornu, Tribune De Geneve, December 1980
1980 School’s Out by William Zimmer, The SoHo Weekly News, June 11, 1980, p. 61
1980 Old Wine, New Bottles, Bad Year by John Perreault, The SoHo Weekly News, June 18, 1980
1979 Ted Stamm by December Kur, Handelsblatt (Dusseldorf), March 3,1979, p. 21
1979 Entries: Styles of Artists and Critics by Robert Pincus-Witten, Arts Magazine, November 1979, pp. 127-28
1979 Where is New York by Peter Frank, ARTnews, November 1979, pp. 59-65
1978 Ted Stamm by Tiffany Bell, Arts Magazine, February 1978, pp. 33-34
1978 Ted Stamm by Edit De Ak, Artforum, February 1978, pp. 63-64
1978 Artful Dodger by Gerald Marzorati, SoHo Weekly News, May 18, 1978, 10
1978 Pittori di New York by Riccardo Guarneri, Visual, April-May 1978, No. 2-3, pp. 40-43
1978 Ted Stamm at Hal Bromm Gallery by Peter Frank, Village Voice, December 19, 1977, pp. 93, 98
1977 Arts and Leisure Guide by Ann Barry, New York Times, November 27, 1977
1977 Voice Choices by Ali Anderson, Village Voice, December 12, 1977, p. 59
1977 New Museum at the New School by Peter Frank, Village Voice, December 19, 1977, p. 98
1976 Ted Stamm by Barbara Catoir, Das Kunstwerk, January 1976, p. 64
1976 Alternative Arts Spaces: One to one politics for the avant-garde by Stephen Reichard, New York Downtown Manhattan, Akademie Der Kunste-Berliner Festwochen, September 1976, p. 249
1975 Reviews by Susan Heineman, Artforum, March 1975, pp. 62-63
1975 Artists Space by Trudie Grace, Art Journal, Summer 1975, XXXIV/4, pp. 323-326. 
1975 Ted Stamm - Das Bild Als Object by Yvonne Friedrichs, Rheinische Post, November 13, 1975, p. 264
1974 Adesso La Pittura Depinge La Pittura by Lucio Pozzi, Bolalfiarte, May 1974, pp. 36-45
1974 New Talent by Peter Frank, SoHo Weekly News, June 13, 1974, 26
1973 Beyond Those Giddy 60’s by Peter Schjeldahl, The New York Times, July 8, 1973, section 2, p. 21
1973 Reviews and Previews by Peter Frank, ARTnews, September 1973, pp. 86-87
1973 Art Rite, Art Rite #4, December 1973, pp. 2,4,5,6,7,9,12,13,14,15
1971 Where’s Art Taking SoHo and Vice Versa by Barbara Gold, Baltimore Sun, October 24, 1971, p. D8

Awards
1983 John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, Fellowship in Fine Arts.
1981–1982 National Endowment for the Arts, Fellowship in Painting.

Public Collections
Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY
Carnegie Museum, Pittsburgh, PA
Hall Art Collection, Derneburg, Germany; Reading, Vermont
Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art (LAMoCA), Los Angeles, CA
Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ
The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York, NY
The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
Western Australia Art Gallery, Perth, Australia