Artist Resume 2014

 

        Born: Bremerton, Washington, 1954

        Education:

1980 M.F.A. University of California, Los Angeles, CA

1977B.F.A. Painting, Sculpture, Graphic Arts, University of California, Los Angeles, CA,

Summa Cum Laude

 

Awards and Honors:

2006Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant

2000Honorary Ph.D. Academy of Art College, San Francisco, CA

1979    Ford Foundation Travel / Study Grant

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions:

2014   “Supply Chain Portraits,“ Taylor & Company, San Francisco, CA

2013    “Equilibrium.”    Fischbach Gallery, New York, NY.

2012    “Family Trees,” David Brower Center, Berkeley, CA

2010    “Verdant Refuge,”  Fischbach Gallery, New York, NY.

2007    “Open Space,” Fischbach Gallery, New York, NY.

2004    “New York: In the Light of Memory, ”New York Historical Society, New York, NY.

 

Selected Group Exhibitions:

2007    “Spring Break,” Fischbach Gallery, New York, NY.

2006    “The Woods,” DFN Gallery, New York, NY.

2005    “Hudson River: Inspiration for the Ages,” Sherry French Gallery, New York, NY.

2005    “The Four Seasons,” Contemporary Landscapes and Sculpture, Sherry French Gallery

2004    “NYC,” DFN Gallery, New York, NY.

2004     “Skies & Scapes,”  DFN Gallery, New York, NY.

2003   “Facing Reality: The Seavest Collection of Contemporary Realism,”

The Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase College, State University of New York, NY.

2002   “In the Light of Memory,” The Museum at the New York Historical Society, New York, NY.

2001    “Places and Spaces,”  The Fairmont Gallery, Sonoma, CA.

1999     “Land, Sea, Sky,” The Fairmont Gallery, Sonoma, CA.

1997     “Get Real: Contemporary American Realism from the Seavest Collection,” Duke University   Museum of Art, Durham, NC.

1996      “Origin / Oracle: California Landscapes,” Mulligan-Shanoski Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

1996       Philadelphia Art Expo, Mulligan-Shanoski Gallery.

1995      “Go Figure,” Mulligan-Shanoski Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

1994       Maxwell Davidson Gallery, New York.

1986      “America: New Vistas,” Schmidt-Bingham Gallery, New York, NY.

1980       “L.A. Seen by L.A. Artists,” Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.

 

Selected Bibliography:

Andrews, Coleman. “Art of the State: California,” New West Magazine, January 1981.

Bailey, Peter. “A City’s Emotions on View,” Newsday.com, July 24, 2002.

Blake, D.P. “California Artist with a Master’s Touch,” Ambassador International, October, 1991.

Bonito, Virginia A. “Get Real: Contemporary American Realism from the Seavest Collection,” 1998, illus. In Color, p.49.

Crane, Tricia, “An Artist’s Eye View of the City of Angels,” Valley News, September 12, 1980.

Henninger, Daniel. “An Impatient Age Begins To Build a Memory,” The Wall Street Journal, September 6, 2002.

Howell, Betje. “Los Angeles as Viewed by Artists,” Santa Monica Evening Outlook, October 4, 1980.

Kachka, Boris, ed. “Never Forget,” New York Magazine, July 29, 2002.

Knight, Christopher. “Art That Tries to Examine Elusive L.A.,” Los Angeles Herald Examiner, September 21, 1980.

Parks, John A.  “Golden Distances; The Paintings of Christopher Evans,” American Artist, July/August, 2008.

Smith, Roberta. “From Photos to Relics, Remembering the Unforgettable,” The New York Times, September 6, 2002.

Selected Public Collections:

Commerce Bancshares, Kansas City, MO

First Boston Bank, San Francisco, CA

Pave & Bogards, San Francisco, CA

Bay Shore – Brightwaters Library, Bay Shore, NY

 

Selected Private Collections:

The Seavest Collection of Contemporary Realism, New York

Mr. Daniel Selznick, Beverly Hills, CA

Mr. George Lucas, San Anselmo, CA

Mr. Seymour Rubenstein, Belvedere, CA

Mr. and Mrs. Albert J. Rosenberg, Bryn Mawr, PA

Mr. and Mrs. Andrej and Dionne Remec, Walnut Creek, CA

Ms. Melanie Saker, Bedminster, NJ

Mr. and Mrs. Harry Wetzel, San Francisco, CA

Mr. and Mrs. Mark and Daryl Nelson, San Francisco, CA

Mr. and Mrs. Marko and Cynthia Remec, New York, NY