Julien Levy Gallery, New York, Arshile Gorky
, February 29–March 20, 1948, no. 5, as Soft Night
Julien Levy Gallery, New York, Arshile Gorky, 1905–1948
, November 16–December 4, 1948, no. 8, as Soft Night
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, Arshile Gorky Memorial Exhibition
, January 5–February 18, 1951, no. 52, p. 47, as Soft Night
. Traveled to: Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, March 4–April 22, 1951; San Francisco Museum of Art, California, May 9–July 9, 1951.
Museum of Modern Art, New York, International Council (organizer), The New American Painting
, 1958–59, as Soft Night
, Lent by Mr. and Mrs. John Stephan, [Basel: no. 20; Madrid: no. 20; Amsterdam: no. 20; Brussels: no. 20; Paris: no. 19; London: no. 19; New York: no. 19]. Traveled to: Kunsthalle Basel, Switzerland, April 19–May 26, 1958 (as Die neue amerikanische Malerei); Galleria Civica d'Arte Moderna, Milan, June 1–30, 1958 (as La Nuova Pittura Americana); Museum Nacional de Art Contemporaneo, Madrid, July 16–August 11, 1958 (as La Nueva Pintura Americana); Hochschule für Bildende Kunste, Berlin, September 1–October 1, 1958 (as Die neue amerikanische Malerei); Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, October 17–November 24, 1958 (as Jong Amerika schildert); Palais des Beaux-Arts de Bruxelles, Brussels, December 6, 1958–January 4, 1959 (as La nouvelle peinture américaine); Musée National d'Art Moderne, Paris, January 16–February 15, 1959 (as Jackson Pollock et la nouvelle peinture américaine); Tate Gallery, London, February 24–March 22, 1959; Museum of Modern Art, New York, May 28–September 8, 1959.
XXXI Biennale di Venezia: Internazionale d'Arte, U.S. Pavillion, Venice, Italy, Arshile Gorky
, June 16–October 7, 1962, no. 24, p. 114, as "Tenera notte."
Museum of Modern Art, New York, Arshile Gorky, 1904–1948
, December 19, 1962–February 12, 1963 (Exhibition catalogue: Seitz 1962)
, no. 118, ill. in b/w, p. 48; p. 56, as Soft Night
. Traveled to: Washington Gallery of Modern Art, Washington, D.C, March 12–April 14, 1963.
Arts Council of Great Britain, London (organizer), Tate Gallery, Arshile Gorky: Paintings and Drawings
, April 2–May 2, 1965, no. 100, ill. in b/w, as Soft Night
Arts Council of Great Britain, London (organizer), Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, Arshile Gorky, Paintings and Drawings / Arshile Gorky: Schilderijen en Tekeningen
, May 22–June 27, 1965, no. 144, ill. in b/w, as "Zachte nacht / Soft night." Traveled to: Museum Boymans van Beuningen, Rotterdam, the Netherlands, July 24–September 5, 1965. (Museum Boymans van Beuingen 1965)..
Museum of Modern Art, New York, Dada, Surrealism, and Their Heritage
, March 27–June 9, 1968 (Exhibition catalogue: Rubin 1967)
, no. 141, ill. in b/w, fig. 266, p. 172, as Soft Night
. Traveled to: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, July 16–September 8, 1968; Art Institute of Chicago, October 19–December 8, 1968.
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, Acquisition Priorities: Aspects of Postwar Painting in America; Including Arshile Gorky: Works 1944–1948
, October 15, 1976–January 16, 1977, no. 4, ill. in b/w, p. 37, as Soft Night
Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth and Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo (organizers), Arshile Gorky: The Breakthrough Years
, 1995–96, no. 21, ill. in color, p. 131, as Soft Night
. Traveled to: National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C, May 7–September 17, 1995; Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York, October 13–December 31, 1995; Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Texas, January 13–March 17, 1996.
Centre Cultural de la Fundacio "la Caixa," Barcelona, Made in USA 1940–1970: De l'Expressionisme Abstracte al Pop
, January 28–March 28, 1999 (Exhibition catalogue: Fundació la Caixa 1999)
, ill. in color, p. 48, as "Soft Night / Nit suau / Noche suave."
Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt, Between Art and Life: Vom Abstrakten Expressionismus zur Pop Art
, April 30–July 10, 1999, ill. in color, p. 54, as Soft Night
Philadelphia Museum of Art, Arshile Gorky: A Retrospective
, October 15, 2009–January 10, 2010 (Exhibition catalogue: Taylor 2009a)
, pl. 180, ill. in color, p. 343; p. 392, as Soft Night
. Traveled to: Tate Modern, London, February 10–May 3, 2010. (Gale 2010).; Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, June 6–September 20, 2010.
Ca'Pesaro International Gallery of Modern Art, Venice, Italy, Arshile Gorky: 1904–1948
, May 8–September 22, 2019, ill. in color, p. 125, as Soft Night