Chuck Close

Born 1940, Monroe, WA. Lives and works in New York.

Chuck Close's subjects are his family, his friends, himself, and fellow artists whose faces are described through his distinct, meticulous marks. Working from a gridded photograph, Chuck Close builds his images by applying one careful stroke after another in multi-colors or grayscale. Chuck Close works are generally larger than life and highly focused. For Chuck Close, it is the process of description that renders meaning, rather than the subject itself.

In 2000, Close was presented with the prestigious National Medal of Arts by President Clinton. Close is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters, has served on the board of many arts organizations, and was recently appointed by President Obama to serve on The President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities. In November 2014, the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia presented the largest exhibition of Close’s work ever presented in the southern hemisphere.

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Pace Prints
Contemporary Prints

32 East 57th Street, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10022

Tel 212 421 3237
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Gallery Hours
Tuesday-Friday: 9:30-5:30
Saturday: 10-5


Summer Hours (Jun 18– Aug 24)
Monday-Thursday: 9:30-5:30
Friday: 9:30-4


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Pace Master Prints
Old Master and Modern Master Prints

32 East 57th Street, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10022

Tel 212 421 3237
Fax 212 832 5162

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Saturday: 10-5


Summer Hours (Jun 18– Aug 24)
Monday-Thursday: 9:30-5:30
Friday: 9:30-4


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Pace Primitive
Tribal and Ancient Art

32 East 57th Street, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10022

Tel 212 421 3688
Fax 212 751 7280

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Tue - Fri: 10-6
Sat: 10-5


Gallery Summer Hours (Jun 19–Jul 27)
Mon - Thu: 10-6
Fri: 10-4


Summer Closing: Pace Primitive will be closed July 30—September 3 and will reopen Tuesday, September 4 on a normal Tuesday—Saturday schedule.

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Pace Prints
Contemporary Prints

521 West 26th Street
3rd & 4th Floors
New York, NY 10001

Tel 212 629 6100
Fax 212 629 6113

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Gallery Hours
Tuesday-Friday: 10-6
Saturday: 11-6


Summer Hours (Jun 18– Aug 17)
Monday-Thursday: 10-6
Friday: 10-4


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