Tino Zago

Tino Zago

376 Broome Street, New York, New York 10013
212-966-2569

Personal:      Born in Italy, north of Venice (Crespano del Grappa) in 1937
                     Came to United States in 1948. Lived in Michigan until 1968

Education:    Yale University -  Painting - 1969
                     Cranbrook Academy of Art - M.F.A.
                     L.I.T., Michigan - B.S. Architecture - 1960

Awards:        National Endowment for the Arts - 1985      
                     National Endowment for the Arts - Emerging Artist Grant – 1982

Solo Exhibitions:

2014         OK Harris Works of Art, New York, New York also 2011, 2009, 2006, 2003, 2000, 1998,
1995, 1994, 1993, 1991, 1989, 1987, 1986, Spring & Winter 1984, 1983

2005         Galleria D' Arte S. Stefano, Venezia, Italia
also 2001; Renzulli-Zago “Venezia–New York– Venezia”

2003         Deutschebank, Venezia, Italia

1996         Robert Kidd Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan

1992         Jaffee Baker Gallery,  Boca Raton, Florida

1990         Rubiner Gallery, West Bloomfield, Michigan

1989         McIntosh Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia

1988         Tortue Gallery, Santa Monica, California

1987         OK South Gallery, Miami, Florida

1986         McIntosh Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia

1982         Frank Marino Gallery, New York, New York

1981         Frank Marino Gallery, New York, New York

1981         OK Harris West, Scottsdale, Arizona

1980         Frank Marino Gallery, New York, New York Weyhe-Zago, “One Sculptor-One Painter”
Neill Gallery, New York, New York

1976         Burlington College, New Jersey<

1973         Razor Gallery, New York, New York

1972         Spectrum Gallery, New York, New York

1969         United Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut, Zago-Lembeck


Selected Group Exhibitions:

2012         Abstract Expressionism: Then and Now, Flint Institute of Art, Flint, MI

2010         Summeryreview, OK Harris Works of Art, New York, New York

2007         Works on Paper: Watercolors and Drawings by Artists from OK Harris, Art & Design Gallery,
Andrews University, Berrien Springs, MI

2007         New York to New Hampshire: Artists of the OK Harris Gallery, New England College Gallery,
Henniker, NH

2005         Taccuino Per Un Viaggio, Numero Tre, Casa del Tintoretto, Venezia, Italia

2005         La Storia dei Calendari d’Arte, Tino Zago & Antonio Zago, Limena, Padova, Italia

2004         Sketchbook 88 by Shoichiro-Satake, Galerie Sho Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan

2004         Exemplary Works: Painting, Sculpture, Photography, OK Harris Works of Art, New York, New York

2004         Everything OK at OK Harris, Brevard Museum of Art and Science, Melbourne, Florida

2003         Il Viaggiatore, Novocento Hotel, Venezia, Italia

2003         Taccuino Per Un Viaggio, Numero Due, Casa del Tintoretto, Venezia, Italia

2003         Amarillo Public Library, International Club of Amarillo, Amarillo, Texas

2002         Taccuino Per Un Viaggio, Casa del Tintoretto, Venezia, Italia

2001         I Love New York Art Benefit, OK Harris Works of Art, New York, New York

1997         Christine Adapon Fine Art, Manila, Philippines

1996         Twentieth Anniversary Exhibition, Robert Kidd Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan

1994         New York Collection 1994-95, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York

1993         Earth, Air, Fire and Water: Elements of the Permanent Collection,
Cranbrook Academy Museum of Art, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

1993         Summer Group Exhibition, Station Gallery, Katonah, New York

1993         Contemporary Artists at Chase Manhattan Bank, Cross River, New York
in cooperation with Station Gallery, Katonah, New York

1991         The Manhattan Breakfast Club; Part I, Station Gallery, Katonah, New York

1990         An Exhibit from OK Harris Gallery, New York City Zimmerman/Saturn Gallery, Nashville, Tennessee

1989         Landscape, Rubiner Gallery, West Bloomfield, Michigan

1988         Tortue is O.K., Tortue Gallery, Santa Monica, California

1987         The Hot Centre: Contemporary Art Selected by Ivan Karp, Norton Center for the Arts,
Centre College, Danville, Kentucky

1987         Eternal Interest: Visions of the Figure, Zolla/Lieberman Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

1987         Fifty-First National Midyear Exhibition, Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio

1987         A Contemporary View of Nature, The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, Connecticut

1986         Highlights of the Season, Helander Gallery, Palm Beach, Florida

1985         First Contemporary Art Expo Tokyo, Isetan Gallery, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan

1985         Artists of OK Harris, Helander/Rubenstein Gallery, Palm Beach, Florida

1985         Tomasulo Gallery, Union County College,  New Jersey

1985         American Art Now!, Painting in the 80’s, Columbus Museum of Arts and Sciences, Columbus, Georgia

1984         OK Harris Artists, Royal Palm Gallery, Palm Beach, Florida

1984         Summer Remembered, Squibb Gallery, Princeton, New Jersey

1984         The Intuitive Response, Robeson Center Gallery, Rutgers, State University of NJ, Newark, NJ

1984         American Landscape Painting, Fine Arts Gallery, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1984         Through the Looking Glass: Reflected Images in Contemporary Art, Heckscher Museum, New York

1984         25th Annual Art Exhibition, YM-YWHA, Union, New Jersey

1983         Landscape, Ben Shahn Gallery, William Paterson College, Wayne, New Jersey

1983         SoHo, NoHo, Tribeca: Art from Lower Manhattan, Randolph-Macon Women’s College,
Lynchberg, Virginia

1982         Water, Water, Frank Marino Gallery, New York, New York        

1982         Cranbrook U.S.A., Cranbrook Academy of Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

1979         Painting on Canvas, Rubiner Gallery, Detroit, Michigan

1977         Roth, Zago, Stamos, Halahmy, Meneeley, Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York

1972         Michigan Artist’s Show, Detroit Institute of Art, Michigan

1970         New England Exhibition, New Canaan, Connecticut


Museum Collections: 

The Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio

Erie Art Museum, Erie, Pennsylvania

Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, Arizona

Flint Institute of Arts, Flint, Michigan    

Cranbrook Academy of Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

Center for the Arts, Vero Beach, Florida

University at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York


Corporate Collections:

Stroock & Stroock & Lavan, New York, New York

Benesch Friedlander Coplan & Aronoff, Cleveland, Ohio

T.R.W. Corporation, Cleveland, Ohio

A.T.&T., Long Lines, Virginia

Shearman & Sterling, New York, New York

Kelley, Drye & Warren; New York, New York

Prudential Life Insurance Company of America, Newark, New Jersey

R.C.A. Corporation, New York, New York

I.B.M. Corporation, New York, New York

Banca di Roma, New York, New York

Standish, Ayer & Wood; Boston, Massachusetts

American Republic Insurance Company, Des Moines, Iowa

Corry Jamestown Corporation, New York, New York

Sydney Lewis Corporate Collection, Richmond, Virginia

David Anderson Gallery, New York, New York

Thomas Girardi, Los Angeles, California

Chemical Bank, New York, New York

Manufacturers Hanover Bank, New York, New York

McDermott, Will & Emery, Chicago, Illinois

Zale Corporation, Dallas, Texas

Equitable Life Insurance Society of the United States, New York, New York

Kramer, Levin, Nessen, Kamin and Frankel; New York, New York

Coca Cola Co., Atlanta, Georgia

Pepsico, Inc., Purchase, New York

Arbor Drugs, Troy, Michigan

Standard Federal Savings Bank, Troy, Michigan

Dr. & Mrs. Marvin Klein, Farmington Hills, Michigan

Technimetrics, New York, New York

Hunton & Williams, Attorneys at Law, New York, New York

Goodkind, Labaton, Rudoff & Sucharow, Attorneys at Law, New York, New York

Bear Stearns & Company, New York, New York

Bankers Trust Company, New York, New York


Commissions:   

1997         100 William Street Office Tower Lobby (Corner John Street), New York, New York

1995         Benesch Friedlander Coplan & Aronoff, Cleveland, Ohio

1992         New York Hilton, New York, New York

1990         Hyatt Regency, Aruba

1967         Steelcase, Grand Rapids, Michigan (mural)