Resumé of Harold Joe Waldrum

by FO
Photo credit: Charles Rushton

Photo credit: Charles Rushton

Born August 23, 1934 in Savoy Texas, died December 13, 2003 in Albuquerque New Mexico.


Western State College, Gunnison CO: BS, Music, 1956
Fort Hays State College, Hays KS: MA, Art, 1970


Museum of New Mexico, Santa Fe
Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs CA
Albuquerque Museum, Albuquerque
Rockwell Museum, Corning NY
Harwood Foundation, Taos NM
Wells Fargo Bank, San Francisco
Museum of New Mexico Photo Archives, Santa Fe
Tucson Museum of Art
The Anschutz Collection



2015 Shadow Play: Selections from the TMA Collection
Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson AZ

2013 Simpler, Brighter, Stronger: Early Modernism and Southwest American Art (group)
Brigham Young University Museum of Art, Provo UT

Albuquerque Museum of Art, Albuquerque NM
2011 A Passionate Light: Polaroids by H. Joe Waldrum (one man)
2003 Miniatures (group)

2004 Contemporary Art in Southern New Mexico (group)
Museum of Fine Art, Santa Fe NM

1997 Prints of Albuquerque (group show)
UNM Art Museum, Albuquerque NM

1990 Harold Joe Waldrum: Gallery as Printmaking Studio (one man)
Palm Springs Desert, Museum Palm Springs CA

1988 Masterpieces of the American West: The Anshutz Collection (group)
High Museum of Art, Atlanta GA
Museum of New Mexico, Santa Fe NM
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston TX
1987 Lakeview Museum of Arts & Science, Peoria IL
Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento CA
1986 Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa FL
1985 American Museum of Natural History, New York NY
Portland Museum of Art, Portland OR
Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson AZ
The Rockwell Museum, Corning NY

1988 Small Paintings of Churches & Windows From the Past (one man)
The Harwood Foundation Museum, Taos NM

1986 Ranchos, Ranchos
Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs CA

1983 Ranchos de Taos: A Photographic History (group)
Colorado Fine Arts Center, Colorado Springs CO
Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth TX
1982 Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, Lincoln NE
Museum of New Mexico, Santa Fe NM

1983 Santa Fe/Taos (group)
Spiva Art Center, Joplin MO
Wyoming State Museum, Cheyenne WY
Salina Art Center, Salina KS
Sioux City Art Center, Sioux City IA
Abilene Fine Arts Museum, Abilene TX

Museum of New Mexico, Santa Fe NM
1982 Images of Ranchos de Taos Church (group)
1977 Made in New Mexico (group)

1979 Gold (group)
Organized by Museum of Modern Art’s Art Advisory Service
on exhibition at Freeport Minerals Company, Pan Am Building, NY


Zaplin Lampert Gallery, Santa Fe NM
2011?Form, Color and Shadow (one man)
2004 Harold Joe Waldrum: A Life Examined (one man)

2003 H. Joe Waldrum: Prints & New Paintings (one man)
Wiford & Vogt, Santa Fe NM

2002 Churches of New Mexico (one man)
Cutter Gallery, Las Cruces NM

2001 Iglesias y Ventanas (one man)
Rio Bravo Fine Art, Truth or Consequences NM

Joy Tash Gallery, Scottsdale AZ
1996 H. Joe Waldrum: New Work (one man)
1994 H. Joe Waldrum (one man)

1993 Aquatints and Linocuts (one man)
The Munson Gallery, Santa Fe NM

Throckmorton Fine Arts, Santa Fe NM
1992 Joe Waldrum: An Exhibition of Aquatint Etchings (one man)
Joe Waldrum: Recent Works (one man)

1992 Joe Waldrum: Recent Works (one man)
Milagros Contemporary Art, San Antonio TX

Gerald Peters Gallery, Santa Fe NM
1990 Joe Waldrum, New Paintings (one man)
1985 Waldrum: New Paintings

1989 Small Paintings of Churches & Windows from the Past (one man)
Moss-Thorns Gallery of Art, Hays KS

1985 The New West (group)
Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, Colorado Springs CO
Taos Invites Taos (group)
Taos Arts Festival, Taos NM

1984 Ongoing Show 84 (one man)
Tavelli Gallery, Aspen CO
50 Artists, 50 States (group)
Fuller Goldeen Gallery, San Francisco CA
Artists of the Rio Grande Valley (group)
San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose CA
Black and White: An Invitational Exhibition (group)
Marilyn Butler Fine Art, Santa Fe NM

Tally Richards Gallery, Taos NM
1984 The Etchings and Concomitant Pieces (one man)
1982 The Churches (one man)

1983 Harold Joe Waldrum: New Mexico (one man)
Fort Worth Gallery, Fort Worth TX

1982 Taos to Tucson (group)
Foundations Gallery, New York NY
La iglesia de Arroyo Hondo (one man)
Little Plaza Gallery, Santa Fe NM
Photographers of New Mexico (group)
Stables Art Center, Taos NM

Santa Fe Festival of the Arts, Santa Fe NM
1982 Evolving Images (group)
1981 New Mexico Photography (group)
1979 Festival of the Arts (group)

1981 Windows and Landscapes (one man)
Ellen Sragow Gallery, New York NY
Ventanas y uno paisaje (group)
Hills Gallery, Santa Fe NM
New Works / New Mexico (group)
Blaffer Gallery, University of Houston, Houston TX
One of a Kind / Prints and Paper (group)
Bennington College, Bennington VT

Maggie Kress Gallery, Taos NM
1981 Moradas, iglesias y flores: SX-70 Images (one man)
1980 American Landscape (one man)

1979 New Mexico from New York (one man)
Blair Galleries, Santa Fe NM
Art on Paper (group)
Weatherspoon Art Gallery, Greensboro NC

1975 Fourteen from New Mexico (group)
Southern Colorado University, Pueblo CO
Erotic Art in Santa Fe (group)
Graphics House, Santa Fe NM

Bob Tomlinson Gallery, Albuquerque NM
1975 Waldrum/Newmann (two man)
First Move (group)

1974 Iron Show (group)
Encantado Gallery of Contemporary Art, Tesuque NM

1973 Puertas y ventanas (one man)
The Warehouse Gallery, Santa Fe NM

1971 Master’s Thesis (one man)
Fort Hays Kansas State College, Hays KS

1966 Harold Waldrum (one man)
Marjorie Townley Gallery, Austin TX

1962 Harold Waldrum (one man)
The 7th Red Door Gallery, Pueblo CO

1961 Harold Waldrum (one man)
Contemporary Art Gallery, Colorado Springs CO and Ouray CO