LAWRENCE GIPE

 

 

BORN  Baltimore, MD.  1962
LIVES  Tucson, Arizona

EDUCATION

BFA Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, 1984
MFA Otis/Parsons Institute of Design, Los Angeles, CA, 1986

SELECTED ONE-PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2015  Where We Were, and How We Got There, New Work Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2013  Salon, New Paintings, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2011  Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
2010 1962: New Paintings, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
         Hespe Gallery, San Francisco, CA
         Galerie Michael Heufelder, Munich, Germany
         MOCA Tucson, Tucson, AZ
         Hespe Gallery, San Francisco, CA
         1962: New Paintings & Drawings, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2008   Randall Scott Gallery, Washington, DC
          New Paintings, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2007    Alexander Gray Associates, New York, NY  
2006 Three Five-year Plans: A Mid-career Retrospective, University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ
          Zirkus und Varieté , Hunsaker/Schlesinger Fine Art, Santa Monica, CA
          Zirkus und Varieté ,Bentley Projects, Phoenix, Arizona
          Zirkus und Varieté, Ro Snell Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA  
2004  Algorithm: New Paintings and Banners,Hunsaker/Schlesinger Fine Art, Santa Monica,CA
          Lawrence Gipe: 1993-2003, Atelier Richard Tullis, Santa Barbara, CA
           Bentley Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
2003    Post Drawing,Joseph Helman Gallery, New York, NY
2002    Amerika, Hunsaker/Schlesinger Fine Art, Santa Monica, CA
2001    Leica throughout the World, Alan Koppel Gallery, Chicago, IL
           Leica Woman, Joseph Helman Gallery, New York, NY
1999    The Last Picture Show, Joseph Helman Gallery, New York, NY
            Byron Cohen Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri
1998    20th Century Limited, Joseph Helman Gallery, New York, NY
            Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, GA
 1996   Documentary Painting, Joseph Helman Gallery, New York, NY
            Kohn-Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
            Quartet Editions, New York, NY
            Hunsaker/Schlesinger Fine Art, Santa Monica, CA
 1995   "Approved Images", New Paintings, BlumHelman Gallery, New York, NY
 1994   Selections from The Century of Progress Museum, Ruth Bloom Gallery, Santa Monica,CA
            The Chrysler Museum, Norfolk, VA
1994    Montage Paintings, Modernism Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1993    Kunstverein Düsseldorf, Germany
            The Robert Moses Project (Text and Subtext), BlumHelman Gallery, New York, NY
            Selections from The Century of Progress Museum, Modernism Gallery, San Francisco

1992    The Century of Progress Museum, BlumHelman Warehouse, New York, NY
            The Propaganda Series, Galerie Six Friedrich, Munich, Germany
            Lawrence Gipe: Century of Progress, Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA

1991    Futurama, Shea and Bornstein Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1990    The Krupp Project, Shea+Beker, New York, NY
           Themes for a Fin de Siecle, Karl Bornstein Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1989    Galerie Six Friedrich, Munich, Germany
            Amerika-Haus, Berlin, Germany
            Hartje Gallery, Frankfurt, Germany
1988    Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA
1987    Karl Bornstein Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1986    Karl Bornstein Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

SELECTED  GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2014    Group Show, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
          Gallery Artists, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
            Architecture Digested, El Camino College Art Gallery,Torrance, CA
2013    Summer Group Show, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2012    Small Paintings Group Show, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2010    Real and Hyper-Real, San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
            Made in Tucson, Tucson MOCA, Tucson, AZ
            Selections from the Permanent Collection, Tucson MOCA, Tucson, AZ
            Gallery Artists, Summer, Hespe Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2009    Forms and Symbols, University Art Museum, UCSB, Santa Barbara, CA
            Return to Painting, Hespe Gallery, San Francisco, CA
            Draw the Line, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica CA
            Passione: Group Show, Galerie Michael Heufelder; Munich Germany
            Arizona Biennial, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
2008    Dimitri Kozyrev/Tim Siqin/Lawrence Gipe, Park Ave. Projects, Tucson, AZ
            Summer in Chelsea, Winston-Wächter Fine Art, New York, NY
            Drawn, MOCA Tucson, Tucson, AZ Paper Beings, Hespe Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2007     Arizona Biennial, Tucson Museum of Art, AZ
             Winston-Wächter Fine Art, Seattle, WA
            Im(press)ions: Contemporary Prints, Edward Cella Art+Architecture, Santa Barbara, CA
2006    No Fancy TitlesRandall Scottt Gallery, Washington DC
           Sliding Scale, Winston-Wächter Fine Art, NY
2005   No Apologies for Breathing, Jack the Pelican Presents, Brooklyn, New York
           North by Northwest, Hunsaker/Schlesinger Fine Art, Santa Monica, CA          
           Work from Atelier Richard Tullis, Laurie Frank Gallery, Santa   Monica, California
           Surfaced, Byron Cohen Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri
2004    Selections , San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, California    
            25th Anniversary Show, Modernism Gallery, San Francisco, California
2003    Defying Gravity, North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC
2002    Contemporary Narratives: Lawrence Gipe, Carrie Mae Weems, Julie Heffernan,
            JohnWalker, Bentley Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
2001    Acquisitions from the Tullis Workshop, University Art Museum, University of Southern California, Santa Barbara, CA
           Diabolical Beauty: Lawrence Gipe, David Levinthal, Dinh Q. Lee, etc. Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA
2000    American Images:Lawrence Gipe, Robert Frank, Ed Ruscha, Vik Muniz, Andy Warhol, etc. Alan Koppel Gallery, Chicago, IL          
           Private to Public: Gifts from the Norton Foundation Boise Art Museum, Boise, Idaho

GRANTS & COMMISSIONS

2008-09   Artist-in-Residence, MOCA, Tucson, AZ
2001    GSA Commission, Federal Reserve Bank Headquarters, Atlanta, GA
1995    NEA Fellowship, Works on Paper
1989    NEA Fellowship, Painting

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Block Museum of Art, Northwestern University, Evanston, Indiana
Boise Art Museum, Boise, Idaho
Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY
Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, Ohio
Federal Reserve Board Collection, Washington, D.C.
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
Norton Museum of Art, Palm Beach
Polk Museum of Art, Lakeland, FL
San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
University Art Museum, UCSB, Santa Barbara, CA
Yale University Library, Massachusetts
Zimmerli Archive, Rutgers University, Rutgers, New Jersey