Ron Gorchov (b. 1930, Chicago) lives and works in Brooklyn, New York. Recent solo exhibitions include shows at 39 Great Jones, Lesley Heller Workspace, and Cheim & Read, all in New York City. His work has been shown in numerous shows nationally and internationally. Among his many awards are the John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship and the National Endowment for the Arts Award for Painting. Gorchov's paintings are included in many prominent collections, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Museum of Modern Art, the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Detroit Institute of Art, and the Guggenheim.
Ron Gorchov: Serapis is organized for the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis by Lisa Melandri, Director.