JOHN FRAME

 

 

Biography

1950

Born Colton, CA

1975

B.A., Literature, San Diego State University, CA

1980

MFA, Claremont Graduate School Claremont, CA

NEA Visual Artists Fellowship Grant

Getty Museum Individual Artist's Fellowship

NEA Visual Artists Fellowship Grant

Young Talent Purchase Award Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Born Colton, CA

BA, Literature San Diego State University, San Diego, CA

 

Exhibitions

2006

The Likeness, Hunsaker/Schlesinger Fine Art, Santa Monica, CA

2005

Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA (solo)

2005

Contemporary Drawing as Preparation, Judson Gallery of Art Pasadena, CA

2004

Shakespeare as Muse, curated by Josine Ianco-Starrels, Schneider Museum of Art, Southern Oregon University, Ashland, OR

2003

Image & Enigma, Hunsaker/Schlesinger Fine Art, Santa Monica, CA

2003

The Artful Teapot: 20th Century Expressions from the Kamm Collection, Long Beach Museum of Art, CA

2002

Drawings VI, Koplin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2002

L.A. Sampler, Davis and Cline Gallery, Ashland, OR

2000 - 2001

Representing L.A.: Pictorial Currents in Contemporary Southern California Art, curated by Gordon Fuglie, Frye Art Museum, Seattle, WA; Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, TX; Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA

2000

Drawings V, Koplin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1999

Bastards: a collaborative exhibition, Davidson Galleries, Seattle, WA

1998

Drawings IV, Koplin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1998

The Drawing Group, Laband Art Gallery, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA

1997

Bastards: Individual and Collaborative Works, Hunsaker/Schlesinger Fine Art, Santa Monica, CA

1997

Allegorical Re/Visions, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, CA

1997

Subliminal Fictions, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA

1997

John Frame/Larry Hurst, Pasadena City College, Pasadena, CA

1997

Seeking Balance, Riverside Art Museum, CA

1997

Blessings and Beginnings, Skirball Museum, Los Angeles, CA

1996

Kohn/Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (solo)

1996

Kohn Turner Gallery, Kohn Turner Gallery Los Angeles, CA

1995

Burning Lights: Spirituality, Tradition and Craft in Recent Art from the City of Angels, Palm Springs Desert Museum Palm Springs, CA

1995

John Frame, Michael McMillen, Tom Wudl, Mt. San Antonio College Walnut, CA

1995

Los Angeles, Los Vegas Institute of Contemporary Art Los Vegas, NV

1995

Corpus Callosum, Osvey Gallery Los Angeles, CA

1995

Beyond 15 Minutes, Cheney Cowles Museum Spokane, WA

1995

Get Back, Kohn Turner Gallery Los Angeles, CA

1994

The Art Cup, Garth Clark Gallery Los Angeles, CA

1994

Burning Lights: Sprituality, Tradition, and Craft in Recent Art from the City of Angeles, Laband Art Gallery, Layola Marymount University Los Angeles, CA

1994

beyondappearance, The Armory Center for the Arts Pasadena, CA

1994

The Committed Image, Fine Arts Gallery Mt. San Jacinto College, San Jacinto, CA

1994

Paradox, Louis Newman Gallery Beverly Hills, CA

1994

The Fifth International Show Box Sculpture Exhibition, Taiwan Museum of Art Taichung, Taiwan

1993

Group Exhibition, Lew Allen Gallery Santa Fe, NM

1993

Small Scale Sculpture, Susan Cummins Gallery Mill Valley, CA

1993

Elegant, Irreverent & Obsessive: Drawing in Southern California, Dorothy Goldeen Gallery Santa Monica, CA; Cal. State U., Fullerton, CA

1993

Beyond the Object, Judy Youens Gallery Houston, TX

1993

Drawings III, Koplin Gallery Los Angeles, CA

1993

Jan Turner Gallery, Jan Turner Gallery Los Angeles, CA (solo)

1992

Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art Los Angeles, CA (solo)

1992

Drawings II, Koplin Gallery Los Angeles, CA

1992

New to the Gallery, Susan Cummins Gallery Mill Valley, CA

1991

Individual Realities in the California Art Scene, Sezon Museum of Art; Seibu Tsukashin Hall Tokyo, Japan; Amagsaki, Japan

1991

Drawings, Koplin Gallery Los Angeles, CA

1990

Fourth International Show Box Sculpture Exhibition, University of Hawaii Honolulu, HI

1990

Jan Turner Gallery, Jan Turner Gallery Los Angeles, CA

1989

Art from Los Angeles, Nakazawa Gallery Tokyo, Japan

1988

Masks, Artspace Gallery Los Angeles, CA

1987

Avant-Garde in the Eighties, Los Angeles County Museum of Art Los Angeles, CA

1987

John Frame and James Lawrence, San Diego State University San Diego, CA

1987

Personal Iconography: The Figure, Security Pacific Bank Los Angeles, CA

1987

Jan Turner Gallery, Jan Turner Gallery Los Angeles, CA

1986

Kindred Spirits, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery Los Angeles, CA

1985

Spektrum Los Angeles, Galerie Hartje Berlin, Germany

1985

2 Los Angeles Artists, Fellows Gallery Denison University, Granville, OH

1984

Selections from the Merry and Bill Norris Collection, University of California, Irvine Irvine, CA

1984

Professors Choice 2, Montgomery Art Gallery Claremont, CA

1984

Return of the Narrative, Palm Springs Desert Museum Palm Springs, CA

1984

Janus Gallery, Janus Gallery Los Angeles, CA

1984

Crime and Punishment, Triton Museum Santa Clara, CA

1984

Three Sculptors: John Frame, Sam Hernandez, Gary Martin, ARCO Center for Visual Art Los Angeles, CA

1983

Objects/Images, West Gallery Claremont Graduate School, Claremont, CA

1983

Installation Gallery, Installation Gallery San Diego, CA

1982

Janus Gallery, Janus Gallery Los Angeles, CA

1982

Mattingly Baker Gallery, Mattingly Baker Gallery Dallas, TX

1982

Body Language, San Diego State University San Diego, CA

1982

Introductions 82, The Fountain Gallery Portland, OR

1981

Newcomers 1981, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery Los Angeles, CA

1981

Primitive Roots/Sophisticated Concerns, Artspace Gallery Los Angeles, CA

1981

Francine Seders Gallery, Francine Seders Gallery Seattle, WA