Exhibitions

Solo Shows:

  • Some Old, Some New, South Side Community Art Center, 1973
  • The Real and Abstract: The Art of Ralph Arnold, Chicago State University,1982
  • Ralph Arnold Unmasked: From Pop to Political, Loyola University, 2012, among many others.

Group Exhibitions:

  • Violence in Recent American Art, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, 1968
  • Afro-American Artists, 1800- 1969, School District and Museum of the Philadelphia Civic Center, PA, 1969
  • Black American Artists/71, Illinois Bell Gallery, Chicago, 1971
  • Contemporary Black Artists in America, Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, 1971
  • Directions in Afro-American Art, Cornell University, NY, 1974
  • The Many Hats of Ralph Arnold: Art, Identity & Politics, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Columbia College, Chicago, Illinois, October 11, 2018 – December 21, 2018.
  • About Face: Stonewall, Revolt, and New Queer Art, Wrightwood 659, Chicago, Illinois, May 22 – August 10, 2019.