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One Person Exhibitions


Clover Vail: Drawings and Paintings, Martin Geier Galleria, Algund, Italy


Clover Vail: Paintings & Drawings, Beziksgemeinschaft Űberetsch Unterland, Neumarkt (Egna), Italy


Clover Vail: Sculpture, Paintings & Drawings, Galleria Peccolo, Livorno, Italy


Clover Vail: Paintings, Watercolors & Drawings, Aaron Galleries, Chicago, IL


Clover Vail: Paintings & Drawings, 55 Mercer Street Gallery, New York, NY


Clover Vail: A.I.R. Gallery, New York, NY


Clover Vail: A.I.R. Gallery, New York, NY


Clover Vail: A.I.R. Gallery, New York, NY

Selected Group Exhibitions


In Shape, New York University Kimmel Galleries, New York City

Anniversary Group Exhibition, Beziksgemeinschaft Űberetsch Unterland, Neumarkt (Egna), Italy


AAA 75th Anniversary Print Portfolio, United States Embassy, Beijing, China

Chromatic Space, Shirley Fiterman Art Center, BMCC, City University of New York, Jonathan Lippincott, curator

Visible Histories, Abrons Art Center and Morris/Warren Gallery, New York, NY, Max Weintraub, curator


Endless Entire, FiveMyles Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, Rachel Nackman, curator


Sensory Impact, Morgan Stanley International Headquarters, Purchase, NY

To Leo, A Tribute from the American Abstract Artists, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY


International Print Fair, Park Avenue Armory, New York, NY

AAA Print Portfolio Exhibition, Brattleboro Museum & Art Center, Brattleboro, VT

AAA Print Portfolio Exhibition, UTK Downtown Gallery, Univ. of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN


15 X15, Kunstforum Unterland, Egna (Newmark), Italy

AAA 75th Anniversary, Paris CONCRET, Paris, France


Abstraction to the Power of Infinity, The Ice Box at Crane Arts, Philadelphia, PA. Curated by Janet Kurnatowski        

AAA 75th Anniversary International, Galerie oqbo in cooperation with the Deutsche Kunstlerbund, Berlin, Germany          

Splendor of Dynamic Structure:  Celebrating AAA 75th Anniversary Exhibition, Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

It’s All Good, Sideshow, Williamsburg, New York

AAA 75th Anniversary, OK Harris Gallery, New York, NY.  Ivan Karp, curator


American Abstract Artists International, Museum of the Aragonese Castle of Otranto, Italy

It’s a Wonderful 10th, Sideshow, Williamsburg, New York


AIR Retrospective, 1972-1979, Werkstatte Gallery, New York, NY


Material Matter, American Abstract Artists, curated by Kat Griefen, Sideshow Gallery, Williamsburg, Brooklyn


Modernism, Park Avenue Armory, New York, NY (represented by Aaron Galleries)

Optical Simulations, American Abstract Artists group exhibition, Yellow Bird Gallery, Newburgh, NY


15th Anniversary Works on Paper, Park Avenue Armory, New York, NY

Art Chicago, Chicago, IL (represented by Aaron Galleries)

Modernism, Park Avenue Armory, New York, NY (represented by Aaron Galleries)


Modernism, Park Avenue Armory, New York, NY (represented by Aaron Galleries)


Power of the Female Artist, Steven Vail Galleries, Des Moines, IA


Toward the New: American Abstract Artists, Hillwood Art Museum, CW Post Campus, LI University, NY


Four Artists, Donna Byars, Sarah Draney, Mary Grigoriadis & Clover Vail, 55 Mercer Street Gallery, New York, NY

Abstraction INDEX, curated by Vincent Longo and Laura Sue Phillips, Condeso/Lawler Gallery, New York, NY

Pieces Speak, Gallery 128, 128 Rivington Street, New York, NY


Upstair Gallery, Ithaca, New York

News, Surprise & Nostalgia, Leubsdorf Art Gallery, Hunter College, New York, NY

The Persistence of Abstraction, American Abstract Artists, The Noyes Museum, Oceanville, NJ

Songs of Retribution, curated by Nancy Spero, Richard Anderson Gallery, New York, NY                      


Measure for Measure, Gallery 128, Street, New York, NY

100 Hearts Benefit Art Auction, Curated by Nancy Spero, Support for those living with AIDS, Contemporary Art Institute, 45 Greene Street, New York, NY


American Abstract Artists, Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita State University, Wichita, KS

Julian Preto Gallery, New York, NY

Gallery 128, New York, NY

American Abstract Artists, 55 Mercer Street, New York, NY

Kamikazee Club, New York, NY

The Gathering of the Avant Guarde: The Lower East Side, 1948-1970, Kenkeleba Gallery, New York, NY

Bess Cutler Gallery, New York, NY

AIR Gallery, Kulturhurst, Stockholm, Sweden

AIR Gallery, Konsthall, Lund, Sweden

Heresies Benefit, Grey Art Gallery, New York University, New York, NY

Helen Shien Gallery, Boston, MA

Frank Marino Gallery, New York, NY


The Gold Show, Genovese Gallery, Boston, MS        


The Women’s Decade: the 1970s, Buecker & Harpichords, New York, NY


Black & White, Pelham Art Center, Pelham, NY

Overview: 1972-1977, Institute for Art and Urban Resources at P.S. 1, Long Island City, NY

Ginza Kaigakan, Tokyo, Japan

Gallery K, Washington, DC

New York City Commission on the Status of Women, New York, NY

Fellowships and Grants

Esther & Adolph Gottlieb Foundation Grant, 2004

Pollock-Krasner Foundation Award, 1991

The MacDowell Colony, 1989


Kuntsforum Unterland, 1997-2017, “Self Portrait”, Oltradige Bassa Atesina, 2017

Kuntsforum Unterland, 1997-2007, Comunita Comprensoriale Oltradige – Bassa Atesina, 2007

Chicago Tribune, May 14, 2004, Review, Alan G. Artner

New York Times, October 8, 2000, “Toward the New”, Helen A. Harrison

Arts Magazine, February 1989, Review, Connie Robbins

Artspeak, Review, Abby Zito, 1980

Arts Magazine, September 1978, Review

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Professional Organizations

American Abstract Artists