Dorothea Tanning

Maiden Name: 
Tanning
Spouse: 
Max Ernst
Birth Date: 
08/25/1910
Birth Place: 
Galesbug, IL
Residences/Studios: 
NYC
France
Arizona
Active In: 
Illinois
NYC
Medium: 
Painting - Oil
Painting - Watercolor
Printmaking
Sculpture
Subject: 
Figure
Interior View
Still Life
Exhibitions: 
Dorothea Tanning: Birthday and Beyond, Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2000
Art of This Century Gallery, NYC
Society of Independent Artists
Whitney Museum of American Art, NYC
Collections: 
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC
Tate Modern, London
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Training: 
Knox College, Galesburg, IL
Chicago Academy of Fine Art
SAIC
Academie Julian, Paris
Other Occupations: 
Writer of poetry, novels, autobiography
Biography: 
Please see a biography in the Essays Section of this website.