Chronologie

1938
Born St. Louis, Missouri
1955
Moved to Los Angeles, CA
1956 – 1960
B.A., Cum Laude, University of California, Los Angeles, CA
1960 – 1962
M.A., University of California, Los Angeles, CA
1962 – 1963
Max Beckmann Memorial Scholarship, Brooklyn Museum of Art School, New York, NY
1962 – 1964
Post-Graduate studies in Painting, University of California, Los Angeles, CA
1965 – 1966
UCLA Extension, Part-Time Instructor in Fine Arts
1967 – 1969
California State University at Northridge, Full-Time Instructor, School of Fine Arts
1972 – 1973
John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship
1969 – 1974
California State University at Long Beach, Full-Time Associate Professor, School of Fine Arts
1974 – 1975
National Endowment for the Arts, Fellowship in Painting
1974 – 1976
Art Center College of Design, Part-Time Instructor of Painting & Drawing University of California at Santa Barbara, Part-Time Instructor in Art, College of Creative Studies
Currently living and working in Los Angeles, CA

Expositions

2009
"Made in America," Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2008
Two Approaches to Modernism: James Hayward & Maxwell Hendler, Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
“Mostly Black & White,” Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2007
“Monochrome Paintings: Some Versions from Ad Reinhardt to Present,” Cardwell-Jimmerson Contemporary Art, Culver City, CA
2005
Patricia Faure Gallery, Santa Monica, CA (solo)
“Pink,” Patricia Faure Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2004
“White on White,” Patricia Faure Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2003
“Hyperrealismees - USA, 1965-1975,” Strasbourg, France
2002
Patricia Faure Gallery, Santa Monica, CA (solo)
“Art on Paper,” Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC
“Fitz Gibbon Exhibition,” The Pilot Hill Collection of Contemporary Art, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA
2001
“Conceptual Color: In Albers’ Afterimage,” Fine Arts Gallery, San Francisco State University, College of Creative Arts, San Francisco, CA
2000
Patricia Faure Gallery, Santa Monica, CA (solo)
“Simply Complex: Monochrome Painting from LA,” Dorsky Gallery, New York, NY; traveled to Storres, CT; Boston, MA; Santa Fe, NM
“LuminocitA’ Colori Dalla California,” Studio La Citta, Verona, Italy
1999
“Size Matters,” Patricia Faure Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1998
Hendler/Kraal, Patricia Faure Gallery, Santa Monica, CA (solo)
“Hendler/Kraal/Thurston,” Hunsaker/Schlesinger Fine Art, Santa Monica, CA
1997
“Some Lust,” Patricia Faure Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
“Painting Beyond the Idea,” Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (Bennett Roberts, Curator)
1995
Patricia Faure Gallery, Santa Monica, CA (solo)
“Murder,” Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA (John Yau, Curator)
“Plane/Structures,” Otis Gallery, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA (David Pagel, Curator)
“Very Visual Dialogue,” Rancho Santiago College, Santa Ana, CA
1993
AsherFaure, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
“From Concept to Realism” Random Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1992
I to Eye 2,” Cirrus, Los Angeles, CA
1991
“Art-Over-the Sofa,” Boritzer/Gray, Los Angeles, CA (Jan Butterfield, Curator)
1990
“Hollywoodland,” fiction/nonfiction, New York, NY
“California A-Z and Return,” Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH
1989
AsherFaure, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
1987
AsherFaure, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
1986
Rio Hondo College, Whittier, CA (solo)
1986
American Realism/20th Century Drawings & Watercolors,” San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
1985
AsherFaure, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
“Levels of Reality,” Saddleback College, Mission Viejo, CA
“California Art from the Frederick R. Weisman Foundation,” Senate Office Building, Washington, DC
"American Accents,” Musee d’Art Contemporain, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, Curated by Henry Geldzahler, traveled to Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, British Columbia and MuseeQuebec, Quebec, Canada.
“A Focus on California, Selections from the Collection,” Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
“Crime and Punishment,” Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA
“California: Idions of Surrealism,” Fisher Art Gallery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
“The Frederick R. Weisman Foundation Collection,” Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs, CA
1983
Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
“Hassam and Speicher Fund Purchase Exhibition,” American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, New York, NY
“American Accents,” The Gallery Stratford, Stratford, Ontario, Canada (Henry Geldzahler, Curator)
“West Coast Realism,” Laguna Beach Museum of Art, Laguna Beach, CA
1982
“Drawings by Painters,” The Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA; Mandeville Art Gallery, University of California, San Diego, CA; Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA
1981
Robert Miller Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
King of Hearts II, Mendocino, CA (solo)
1980
“Three Realist Painters,” L.A. Louver Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
“Contemporary Naturalism,” Nassau County Museum of Fine Art, Nassau, NY
1978
Robert Miller Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
“Representations of America,” The Hermitage, Leningrad, Russia; Pushkin Museum, Moscow, Russia (Henry Geldzahler, Curator)
A Sense of Scale,” The Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA
“Painting and Sculpture in California: The Modern Era,” The National Collection of Fine Arts, Washington, DC; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA (Walter Hopps & Henry Hopkins, Co-Curators)
1976
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
“Painting and Sculpture in California: The Modern Era,” The National Collection of Fine Arts, Washington, DC; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA (Walter Hopps & Henry Hopkins, Co-Curators)
“America As Art,” The National Collection of Fine Arts, Washington, DC
1975
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY (solo)
“The Realist Image,” Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA
1972
“Eleven Los Angeles Artists,” Der Neue Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin, West Germany; Palais de Beaux Arts, Brussels, Belgium; The Hayward Gallery, London, England (Maurice Tuchman & Jane Livingston, Co-Curators)
1970
“Beyond the Actual: Contemporary California Realist Painters,” Pioneer Museum of Art, Stockton, CA
“American Painting 1970,” Virginia Museum of Art, Richmond, CA
“Directly Seen: California Realist Painters,” Newport Harbor Art Museum, Balboa, CA
“Directly Seen: California Realist Painters,” Newport Harbor Art Museum, Balboa, CA
“Realist Painters,” Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY; Albright Knox Museum of Art, Buffalo, NY
“Twenty Two Realists,” The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1969
Eugenia Butler Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
1967
“Aspects of Realism,” Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Rental Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1966
Annual National Competition,” Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH
1965
Ceeje Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
“Annual Southern California Competition,” Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA
1964
“Fifth Annual Festival of the Arts,” Whittier College, Whittier, CA
1962
Ceeje Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
Dickson Art Center, University of California, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
1961
“Lake Arrowhead Conference Center,” University of California, Lake Arrowhead, CA
“Inaugural Exhibition,” Art Rental Gallery, Pasadena Art Museum, Pasadena, CA