Selected Solo Exhibitions


2014 “Past & Present”, Silpe Gallery, Hartford Art School, University of Hartford, CT
2013 “Life Line”, A.I.R. Gallery, NY
2010 “Contact”, A.I.R. Gallery, NY
2010 “Congregation: Postcards, Records, Torsos, Masks”, Alliance Gallery, Narrowsburg, NY
2010 “Louise McCagg 2000 – 2010”, Curator: Tracy Zwick, The Diana Center, Barnard College, NY
2007 “Current Relics” AIR Gallery, NY
2006 “Between Generations” (with Xanda McCagg) Dana Hall School Gallery, Wellesley, MA
2004 “Face Prints” AIR Gallery, NY
2004 “First Masks” Consolidated Works, Seattle, WA
2001 “Boxes, Grids, Mazes” AIR Gallery, NY
2000 “Abacus: Head Count” Saint Peter's Church, NY
1999 “Louise McCagg: Paper Sculpture” XO Gallery, Budapest, Hungary
1998 “5 Projects” AIR Gallery NY
1998 “Paper to Bronze” AIR Gallery, NY
1998 “Familiar Faces” Prints Ancient and Modern, E. Lansing, MI
1998 “Masks:Theatrical & Other” Nippon Kan Theater, Seattle, WA
1996 “New Sculpture” AIR Gallery, NY
1996 “Extra” Handlung, Hamburg, Germany
1995 “Taken Faces” Handlung, Hamburg, Germany
1994 “Westwerk”, Hamburg, Germany
1994 “Sculpture” AIR Gallery, NY
1993 “Profiles” Folyamat Galeria, Bem Rakpart, Budapest, Hungary
1993 “Hungarian Poets” Petöfi Museum of Literature, Budapest, Hungary (catalog)
1984 “New Work: Paper” Two Doors Down Gallery, Lansing, MI
1982 Lyman Allyn Museum, New London, CT
1981 Center for the Creative Arts, Central Michigan University, MI
1978 George Sherman Union Gallery, Boston, MA
1977 75 Rockefeller Plaza, NY
1976 Rollie McKenna Studio, Stonington, CT
1976 Young Artists Club, Budapest, Hungary
1975 The Ferguson Art Gallery, Simsbury, CT

Group Exhibitions


2015 "A.I.R. at ARC", ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL
2015 "Nation III Circle the wagons!!!", Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2014 "Lucid Gestures", Group show curated by Vanessa Hill and Eunice Kim. Diana Center, Barnard College, New York
2014 "A.I.R. Refreshed", Group Traveling Exhibition, USA
2013 "The Fifth International Artists’ Book Exhibition", Group show. King St. Stephen Museum and City Gallery, Budapest, Hungary
2013 "Air Space", Group show curated by Marley Blue Lewis and Emma Quaytman. Diana Center, Barnard College, New York
2012 "Anomalistic Revolution", Group show curated by Julie Lohnes, A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
2012" Wish You Were Here 11", A.I.R.'s annual benefit postcard show, A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
2012 "Mic: Check (The human mic) Occupy", Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2011 "The Un(framed) Photograph", Group Show Curated by Alexander Campos and Doug Beube, The Center for Book Arts, NY
2011 "Vestige", Curator: Jill Conner, Konsthallen Sandviken, Sweden
2011 "Vestige", Curator: Jill Conner, A.I.R. Gallery, NY
2011 "New Traditions in Beauty Queens", Collaboration with Senzeni Marasela, A.I.R. Gallery, NY
2011 “35 Years of Friends of Kresge Acquisitions”, Kresge Art Museum, E. Lansing, MI
2011 “Re-turn”, The Diana Center, Barnard College, NY
2011 “It's all good! Apocalypse now”, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2010 “Budapest Art Fair”, 2b Gallery, Budapest, Hungary
2010 “Miniatures!”, Art 101 Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2010 “EGO Picture”, Curator: Imre Bretus, Volksbank Gallery, Budapest, Hungary
2010 “Col Tempo / W. Project”, Collaboration with Peter Forgacs, Ernst Museum, Budapest, Hungary
2009 “Col Tempo / With Time – The Wastl Project”, Collaboration with Peter Forgacs, Hungarian Pavilion, Venice Biennale, Italy
2009 “The World According To...”, Hungarian Cultural Center, NY
2009 “Venice Biennale”, Hungarian Pavilion, collaboration with Peter Forgacs, Venice, Italy
2008 “AIR Gallery: The History Show; Archival materials from 1972 to the present”, Tracey/Barry Gallery, Bobst Library, New York University, NY
2008 “AIR Gallery: The History Show; Works by AIR artists from 1972 to the present”, AIR Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2008 “Your Documents Please” Traveling Exhibition, Japan, Slovakia, Hungary
2008 “Metaphor Taking Shape: Poetry, Art and the Book” Yale University Beinecke Library, New Haven, CT
2007 “One True Thing: AIR Gallery at the Putney School”, Putney, VT
2007 “Stalin as Sculpture” 2b Gallery, Budapest, Hungary
2007 “The War is Over Again” Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2006 “A Show of Heads” Limner Gallery, Hudson, NY
2006 “War is Over” Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2006 “AIR in Budapest” 2b Gallery, Obuda, Budapest, Hungary
2006 “4th International Artists’ Book Exhibition” Székesfehérvár, Hungary
2005-06 “Book” Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
2005 “Waldsee 1944” Hebrew Union College, NY (catalog)
2005 “Waldsee 1944” Hungarian Cultural Institute, Berlin, Germany (catalog)
2005 “Pieces 6” 128 Gallery, NY
2004 “Waldsee 1944” 2b Gallery, Budapest, Hungary (catalog)
2004 “Ninety from the Nineties; a decade of printing” New York Public Library, NY (catalog)
2003 "4th Annual Byrdcliffe Outdoor Exhibition", Woodstock, NY
2003 “The Art of Aging” Hebrew Union College, NY
2003 “Sculptural Variations in Handmade Paper” Raymond Avenue Gallery, St. Paul, MN
2003 “The Hanger Show” 2b Gallery, Budapest, Hungary
2003 “Creative Artists” Kwang Wha Moon Gallery, Seoul, Korea
2003 “Fables” Jacob Lawrence Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
2002 “Fables” Temple University, Rome, Italy
2002 “La Fontaine Project” Aix-en-Provence, France
2002 “Pieces Five” Gallery OneTwentyEight, NY
2001 “Humanity” Kunsthaus Lempertz, Cologne, Germany
2001 “Exhibiton for RAWA” Gallery OneTwentyEight, NY
2001 “Art on Hangers” Consulate General of Hungary, NY
2000 “3rd International Artists’ Book Exhibition” Székesfehérvár, Hungary
2000 “Pieces Four” Gallery OneTwentyEight, NY
2000 “Louise McCagg -Joan Snitzer” Joaquin Mercado Galéria, San Juan, PR
2000 “Confluences” Five Myles, Brooklyn, NY
2000 “Generations” AIR Gallery, NY
1999 “Califia Press: Fine Art of Artists' Books” Pence Gallery, Davis, CA
1999 “Material Sensibility” Omni Gallery, Uniondale, NY
1998 “Dobbin Books” Harper Collins Exhibition Space, NY
1997 “A View from New York Une Percée, New Yorkaise” (with Robbin Silverberg & Andras Borocz) Musée Le Chauffaud, Percé, Quebec, Canada
1997 “Generations” AIR Gallery, NY
1996 “Kostbar + köstlich” BBK Kunsthaus, Hamburg, Germany
1995 “Bodies/Transformations” Testwall, TZ' Art & Company, NY
1995 “Medium as Metaphor” Omni Gallery, Uniondale, NY
1995 “Dobbin Books” Prieto Art Gallery, Mills College, Oakland, CA
1995 “Under Cover Artists” CPCC Art Gallery, Charlotte, NC
1995 “Eight at AIR” AIR Gallery, NY
1994 “Dobbin Books: The First Three Years” Harper Collins, NY (catalog)
1994 “The Anthropomorphic Book” Book Arts Gallery, NY
1993 “International Artists Books” István Király Museum, Székesfehérvár, Hungary (catalog)
1992 “American Book Art Exhibition” Studio Gallery, Budapest, Hungary (catalog)
1992 “Masks to Monoliths” Eads Gallery, Eads, TN
1992 “Tenth Annual Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition” Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition, Brooklyn, NY (catalog)
1991 “100 under 1000” Estok/Lanza Gallery, NY
1991 “One Foot Show” Museum of Fine Arts, Grant's Pass, OR
1991 “Outdoor Sculpture” Penn State, Reading, PA
1989 “In a Dark Vein” The Sculpture Center, NY (catalog)

Reviews/Bibliography


2007 “Devout mask replica” June 14, Time Out Magazine (photo)
2004 “Behind the Mask: Louise McCagg” Agi Clark, Hudson River Art Fall/Winter
2004 “Books as Art Objects” Jan 2, 2004 New York Times
1999 “A Magyar Kapcsolot” N.G., Mar, Muerto, Budapest, Hungary
1999 “Material Sensibility” Helen A. Harrison, Feb. 27, New York Times.
1997 “Les Solstices de Percée” Nicole Deschamps, Vie des Arts, Montreal, Canada
1995 “Medium as Metaphor” Helen A. Harrison, NYT, 10 December
1995 “Dobbin Books: The First Three Years” Valeria Majoros, Balkon Magazine Jan. Issue, Budapest
1994 “Das Kabinett der Louise McCagg” Hajo Schiff,TAZ Hamburg, 26 April
1994 “Verschobene Abbilder der Wirklichkeit” Belinda Gardner,Hamburger Rundschau, Apr
1993 “New York Sculptor in Hungary” Márta Kovalovszky, Balkon Magazine, Budapest, Nov
1993 “Louise McCagg” Márta Kovalovszky, catalog for Saint István Király Museum, Székesfehérvár, Hungary
1993 “About the Face” Zsuzsa Dárdai, Magyar Narancs, Budapest
1992 “Art in Brief” Kim Levin, The Village Voice, Feb. 2
1990 Short List, The New Yorker Magazine, Feb. 1
1990 “Louise McCagg” Barnard College Exhibition, NYC (catalog) Texts by Alan Jones and Lászlo-Baránszky-Job
1989 “Getting Back to Basics” Michael Brenson, NYT, Mar. 3
1989 “Goings on About Town” The Sculpture Center, The New Yorker Magazine, Mar. 27
1989 “Touring Native Ground” Susan Jacoby, NYT, Aug. 27
1986 “Louise McCagg” Contemporary American Women Sculptors, Oryx Press

Public Collections


Table Abacus” 2000. Aluminum, copper, walnut, purchased in 2008, Lyman Allyn Museum, New London, CT
Familiar Faces” 1999. Bronze, City of East Lansing, Michigan
Plaster and Paper Heads” Új Magyar Képtár, Székesfehérvár, Hungary
Diver in Ring” Aluminum,Wharton Center for the Performing Arts, E. Lansing, MI
Child's Joy in Water" Aluminum, 1985, Drain Commissioners Building, Mason, MI
Michigan's 1% for public Art
The Grandmothers” Aluminum, 1981, Dana Hall School, Wellesley, MA
Striding Figure” Aluminum, 1977 Lyman Allyn Museum, New London, CT
The East Lansing Acrobat” Aluminum, 1978 for the City's Bi-centennial
Kresge Art Museum, Michigan State University, E. Lansing, MI
Szent István Király Museum, Székesfehérvár, Hungary
Yale University Library, New Haven, CT
University of California, Santa Barbara, CA
University of California, Stanford, CA
Herron School of Art, Vancouver, B.C., Canada
University of California Library, San Diego, CA
Petöfi Museum of Literature, Budapest, Hungary
The Széchenyi Library, Budapest, Hungary

Stage Sculpture


2010 Masks for “At the Hawk’s Well”, Opera by the Fisher Ensemble
2008 Masks for “Moon in the Bucket”, Opera by the Fisher Ensemble
2007 Masks and Headgear for “The Passion of Saint Thomas More” by the Fisher Ensemble, Seattle. WA, NY & Kansas City, MO
2004 Masks for “Dream of Zeus” Consolidated Works
1996 Sculptural Headgear, “Agamemnon”, Northwest Festival, On the Boards, Seattle, WA
1996 Sculptural Headgear, “The Passion of St Sebastian”, On the Boards Theater, WA
1995 “Four Masks for Alma Mahler-Werfel” Erika Pápai, Thalia Theater, Budapest, Hungary
1995 Headgear, "The Passion of St Thomas More" Church of Blessed Sacrament, Seattle,WA