Jim Melchert  (American, 1930) 

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Jim Melchert, Score and Performance Series

 

Jim Melchert
Score and Performance Series
Jeffrey Spahn Gallery
Jim Melchert, Score and Performance Series (installation)

 

Jim Melchert
Score and Performance Series (installation)
Jeffrey Spahn Gallery
Jim Melchert, Score and Performance Series (installation)

 

Jim Melchert
Score and Performance Series (installation)
Jeffrey Spahn Gallery
Jim Melchert, Misfits 3-5-2

 

Jim Melchert
Misfits 3-5-2
2011

Gallery Paule Anglim
Jim Melchert, Eye Sites: Five Over Two

 

Jim Melchert
Eye Sites: Five Over Two
2008

Gallery Paule Anglim
Jim Melchert, 26 Minutes

 

Jim Melchert
26 Minutes
2008

Gallery Paule Anglim
Jim Melchert, 12 Minutes 4 Seconds

 

Jim Melchert
12 Minutes 4 Seconds
2008

Gallery Paule Anglim
Jim Melchert, Eye Sites: Are

 

Jim Melchert
Eye Sites: Are
2008

Gallery Paule Anglim
 
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Jim Melchert, Untitled: Jam IIII

 

Jim Melchert
Untitled: Jam IIII, 1985
earthenware

 

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Jim Melchert, Untitled: Jam IIII

 

Jim Melchert
Untitled: Jam IIII, 1985
earthenware

 

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Jim Melchert, Lebanon

 

Jim Melchert
Lebanon, 1986
black conte crayon

 

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1930   Born in Ohio
  Resides in Oakland, CA
  Education:
1952 Princeton University A.B.
1957 University of Chicago M.F.A.
1961 University of California, Berkeley M.A.
  Academic Appointments:
1961-65 San Francisco Art Institute
1965-92 University of California, Berkeley
  Non-Academic Appointments:
1977-81 National Endowment for the Arts Director, Visual Arts Program
1984-88 American Academy in Rome, Director
  Awards
1964 Louis Comfort Tiffany Fellowship
1970 Adeline Kent Award, San Francisco Art Institute
1978 Honorary Fellow, NCECA
1984 Honorary Doctor of Fine Arts Degree, San Francisco Art Institute
1988 Honorary Fellow of the American Craft Council
1993 Citation for Distinguished Service in the Visual Arts, National Association of Schools of Art and Design;Honorary Doctor of Fine Art Degree, Maryland Institute, College of Art
1998 Visiting Artist, European Ceramics Work Centre, ‘s-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands; Regis Master Series, Northern Clay Center, Minneapolis Institute of Arts
2000 Keynote Speaker, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA
2011   Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, CA (solo)
2010   Local Treasures: Six Extraordinary Artists, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA
2008   Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, CA (Solo Exhibition)
2007   Eye Sites: Jim Melchert, paul kotula projects, Ferndale, MI (Solo Exhibition)
2005   Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, CA (Solo Exhibition)
2004   Tate Modern, Liverpoole, ENGLAND
2003   Columbus College of Art & Design, OH
2003   Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, CA; Revolution, Ferndale, MI (Solo Exhibition)
2002   Bay Area Center for the Consolidated Arts, Berkeley, CA (Solo Exhibition)
2002   Kansas City Art Institute, H & R Block Artspace, Kansas City, MO; The Work Space, New York, NY; Yerba Buena Center, San Francisco; The Drawing Center, New York, NY
2001   National Museum of American Art, Washington DC;Kemper Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO; World Ceramic Biennale, Ichon, Korea; Tucson Museum of Art, Arizona
2001   Revolution, Detroit; Franklin Parrish Gallery, New York (Solo Exhibition)
2000   Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Jan Weiner Gallery, Kansas City, MO
2000   Howard Yezerski, Boston (Solo Exhibition)
1999   Revolution, Detroit; Robert Mondavi Winery, Oakville, CA (Solo Exhibition)
1999   Revolution/NY, New York; Charles A. Wustum Museum of Fine Arts, Racine, WI; Haas Fine Art Center, University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire
1998   Center Gallery, Center for Creative Studies, Detroit
1998   Revolution, Detroit (Solo Exhibition)
1997   Garth Clark Gallery, New YorK; paul kotula projects, Detroit; California College of Art and Crafts, Oliver Art Center; Northern Clay Center, Minneapolis; Las Vegas Art Museum
1996   Dorothy Weiss Gallery, San Francisco; Nancy Margolis, New York; Tullie House Museum, touring throughout the UK through 1998
1996   Jernigan Wicker Fine Arts, San Francisco (Solo Exhibition)
1995   Revolution, Detroit; Jernigan Wicker Fine Arts, San Francisco (Solo Exhibition)
1995   Chicago Art Institute, Betty Rymer Gallery
1994   California Crafts Museum, San Francisco; Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock
1994   Revolution, Detroit (Solo Exhibition)
1993   Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco
1992   Fabric Workshop, Philadelphia (Solo Exhibition)
1991   Holly Solomon Gallery, New York (Solo Exhibition)
1991   The Drawing Center, New York; Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco
1989   College of Notre Dame, Belmont (Solo Exhibition)
1984   Fuller Goldeen Gallery, San Francisco (Solo Exhibition)
1981   San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco (Solo Exhibition)
1978   Gallerie Fignal, Amsterdam (Solo Exhibition)
1977   National Museum of American Art, Washington,D.C.; Museum of Contemporary Arts, Chicago
1975   Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco. Daniel Weinberg Gallery, San Francisco (Solo Exhibition)
1974   The Biennial, Sidney
1972   National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto; National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo; Documenta 5, Kassel
1972   Gallery Reese Galley, San Francisco (Solo Exhibition)
1970   San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco; Obelisk Gallery, Boston (Solo Exhibition)
1970   Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
1969   Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia; American Museum of American Art, Washington D.C.
1968   Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
1968   Gallery 669, Los Angeles (Solo Exhibition)
1966   Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
1963   Museum of Modern Art of the City of Paris
  Commissions:
Rene di Rosa, Napa, CA
Oliver Ranch and Sculpture Park, Geyserville, CAbr>River West Sculpture Park, Folsom, CA
Metropolitan Rapid Transit, Sacramento, CA
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
Judy Greif, Berkeley, CA
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
  Public Collections
National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto
Video Archives, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
American Craft Museum, New York
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Oakland Museum, CA
Rose Museum, Brandeis University
Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge
Rhode Island School of Design, Providence
University of New Mexico, Albuquerque
Wellington-Invest, Inc., Boston
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA
European Ceramics Works Centre, s’Hertogenbosch
Charles A. Wustum Museum of Fine Arts, Racine, WI
Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington DC
Ichon World Ceramic Center, Suwon, Kyonggi-do, South Korea