Sanford Wurmfeld bio--PAST PRESENT

SANFORD WURMFELD was born in Bronx, NY and lives and maintains a studio in New York City. He
has exhibited worldwide in solo and group exhibitions including Tibor de Nagy Gallery, Galerie Denise
Rene, Susan Caldwell Gallery, Karl Ernst Osthaus-Museum (Hagen, Germany), Mucsarnok Kunsthalle
(Budapest, Hungary), Talbot-Rice Gallery (Edinburgh, Scotland), Neuberger Museum (Purchase, NY),
and Ewing Museum Gallery (Knoxville, TN). Wurmfeld has lectured and written extensively on the
history of color, painting, and abstraction. He has received awards from the John Simon Guggenheim
Memorial Foundation, National Endowment for the Arts, City University of New York, and Dartmouth
College. Wurmfeld’s work is included in collections worldwide, including the Solomon R. Guggenheim
Museum, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Brooklyn Museum (all New York), Karl Ernst Osthaus-
Museum, Sprengler Museum (both Germany), and Espace de l’Art Concret (France), among others.
Contemporary Artist