Harold Joe Waldrum – Resume / Exhibitions

Born August 23, 1934 in Savoy Texas, died December 13, 2003 in Albuquerque New Mexico.


Western State College, Gunnison CO: BS, Music, 1956
Fort Hays State College, Hays KS: MA, Art, 1970 (thesis)


Museum of New Mexico, Santa Fe
Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs CA
Albuquerque Museum, Albuquerque
Rockwell Museum, Corning NY
Harwood Foundation, Taos NM
Wells Fargo Bank, San Francisco
Museum of New Mexico Photo Archives, Santa Fe
Tucson Museum of Art
The Anschutz Collection


Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson NM

2019 Harold Joe Waldrum: Las Sombras

July 14 through September 29, 2019 in the Lois C. Green Gallery
Albuquerque Museum of Art, Albuquerque NM

2017 The Carved Line: Block Printmaking in New Mexico (group)
2011 A Passionate Light: Polaroids by H. Joe Waldrum (one man)
2004 SoQ (group)
2003 Miniatures (group)
1986 The Prints of Harold Joe Waldrum

2017 Contemporary Positions in the USA and Mexico

Museum Barberini, Potsdam Germany

2013 Simpler, Brighter, Stronger: Early Modernism and Southwest American Art (group)

Brigham Young University Museum of Art, Provo UT

2007 Treasures of the West: Art from Desert Collections

Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs CA

2004 Contemporary Art in Southern New Mexico (group)

Museum of Fine Art, Santa Fe NM

1997 Prints of Albuquerque (group show)

UNM Art Museum, Albuquerque NM

1990 Harold Joe Waldrum: Gallery as Printmaking Studio (one man)

Palm Springs Desert, Museum Palm Springs CA

1988 High Museum of Art, Atlanta GA

Museum of New Mexico, Santa Fe NM
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston TX

1987 Lakeview Museum of Arts & Science, Peoria IL

Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento CA

1986 Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa FL
1985 American Museum of Natural History, New York NY

Portland Museum of Art, Portland OR
Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson AZ
The Rockwell Museum, Corning NY

1988 Small Paintings of Churches & Windows From the Past (one man)

The Harwood Foundation Museum, Taos NM

1986 Ranchos, Ranchos

Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs CA
Santa Fe/Taos (group)

1983 Spiva Art Center, Joplin MO

Wyoming State Museum, Cheyenne WY
Salina Art Center, Salina KS
Sioux City Art Center, Sioux City IA
Abilene Fine Arts Museum, Abilene TX
Museum of Fine Art, Santa Fe NM

1982-83 Ranchos de Taos: A Photographic History (group)

Colorado Fine Arts Center, Colorado Springs CO
Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth TX
Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, Lincoln NE

1982 Images of Ranchos de Taos Church (group)
1977 Made in New Mexico (group)

1979 Gold (group)

Organized by Museum of Modern Art’s Art Advisory Service
on exhibition at Freeport Minerals Company, Pan Am Building, NY
Galleries & Art Centers
Gerald Peters Gallery, Santa Fe NM

2019 Sombras – the first twelve aquatint etchings (one man)
2017 Selections from the Estate of Harold Joe Waldrum (one man)
1990 Harold Joe Waldrum, New Paintings (one man)
1985 Waldrum: New Paintings (one man)

Zaplin Lampert Gallery, Santa Fe NM

2011 Form, Color and Shadow (one man)
2004 Harold Joe Waldrum: A Life Examined (one man)

2003 H. Joe Waldrum: Prints & New Paintings (one man)

Wiford & Vogt, Santa Fe NM

2002 Churches of New Mexico (one man)

Cutter Gallery, Las Cruces NM

2001 Iglesias y Ventanas (one man)

Rio Bravo Fine Art, Truth or Consequences NM
Joy Tash Gallery, Scottsdale AZ

1996 H. Joe Waldrum: New Work (one man)
1994 H. Joe Waldrum (one man)

1993 Aquatints and Linocuts (one man)

The Munson Gallery, Santa Fe NM

1992 Joe Waldrum: An Exhibition of Aquatint Etchings (one man)

Throckmorton Fine Arts, Santa Fe NM

1992 Joe Waldrum: Recent Works (one man)

Milagros Contemporary Art, San Antonio TX
Channing Dale Throckmorton, Santa Fe NM

1989 Small Paintings of Churches & Windows from the Past (one man)

Moss-Thorns Gallery of Art, Hays KS

1985The New West (group)

Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, Colorado Springs CO
Taos Invites Taos (group)
Taos Arts Festival, Taos NM

1984 Ongoing Show ’84 (one man)

Tavelli Gallery, Aspen CO

1984 50 Artists – 50 States (group)

Fuller Goldeen Gallery, San Francisco CA

1984 Artists of the Rio Grande Valley (group)

San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose CA

1984Black and White: An Invitational Exhibition (group)

Marilyn Butler Fine Art, Santa Fe NM
Tally Richards Gallery, Taos NM

1984 The Etchings and Concomitant Pieces (one man)
1982 The Churches (one man)

1983 Harold Joe Waldrum: New Mexico (one man)

Fort Worth Gallery, Fort Worth TX

1982 Taos to Tucson (group)

Foundations Gallery, New York NY

1982 La iglesia de Arroyo Hondo (one man)

Little Plaza Gallery, Santa Fe NM

1982 Photographers of New Mexico (group)

Stables Art Center, Taos NM

1982 Taos Today: A Survey (group)

The Old Jail Foundation, Albany, TX
Santa Fe Festival of the Arts, Santa Fe NM

1982 Evolving Images (group)
1981 New Mexico Photography (group)
1979 Festival of the Arts (group)

1981 Windows and Landscapes (one man)

Ellen Sragow Gallery, New York NY

1981 Ventanas y uno paisaje (group)

Hills Gallery, Santa Fe NM
1981 New Works / New Mexico (group)
Blaffer Gallery, University of Houston, Houston TX

1981 One of a Kind / Prints and Paper (group)

Bennington College, Bennington VT
Maggie Kress Gallery, Taos NM

1981 Moradas, iglesias y flores: SX-70 Images (one man)
1980 American Landscape (one man)

1979 New Mexico from New York (one man)

Blair Galleries, Santa Fe NM

1979 Art on Paper (group)

Weatherspoon Art Gallery, Greensboro NC

1975 Fourteen from New Mexico (group)

Southern Colorado University, Pueblo CO

1975 Erotic Art in Santa Fe (group)

Graphics House, Santa Fe NM
Bob Tomlinson Gallery, Albuquerque NM

1975 Waldrum/Newmann (two man)

First Move (group)

1974 Iron Show (group)

Encantado Gallery of Contemporary Art, Tesuque NM

1973 Puertas y ventanas (one man)

The Warehouse Gallery, Santa Fe NM

1971 Master’s Thesis (one man)

Fort Hays Kansas State College, Hays KS

1966 Harold Waldrum (one man)

Marjorie Townley Gallery, Austin TX

1962 Harold Waldrum (one man)

The 7th Red Door Gallery, Pueblo CO

1961 Harold Waldrum (one man)

Contemporary Art Gallery, Colorado Springs CO and Ouray CO