Portrait of the Artist as a Young Ex-Patriot (1951)
Celebrating William N. Copley’s Centenary on the Artist’s Birthday, plus the opening of ‘Fringe’ at Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens
January 24, 2019

Today marks the centenary of the artist’s birth on January 24th, 1919. The William N. Copley Estate is pleased to celebrate this occasion with news of more exhibition activities, a highlight of which is Fringefeaturing William N. Copley, Jenny Watson and Saskia Pintelon, opening January 27th at Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens in Deurle, Belgium, and on view through May 26th, 2019. Fringe brings an exciting dialogue between three individuals who occupy a unique place within the contemporary art world. More info available at the museum’s website. Also on view is William N. Copley: The Coffin They Carry You Off In, a marvelous show at the ICA Miami focusing on the artist’s works made between 1956 – 1958. More images and info here. The exhibition will be on view until May 12, 2019.