Lita Albuquerque  (American, 1946) 


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Lita Albuquerque, Solar Vascillation


Lita Albuquerque
Solar Vascillation

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Lita Albuquerque, Volcanic Equinox


Lita Albuquerque
Volcanic Equinox

Selker Fine Art
Lita Albuquerque, Barge #7066


Lita Albuquerque
Barge #7066

Art Resource Group
Lita Albuquerque, Nectar


Lita Albuquerque
The Frostig Collection
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Lita Albuquerque, Untitled


Lita Albuquerque
Untitled, 2011
polychrome glazed earthenware


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Lita Albuquerque, Hand to mouth #3


Lita Albuquerque
Hand to mouth #3, 1978
powder pigment and oil painting on paper


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Lita Albuquerque, Breath of Fire


Lita Albuquerque
Breath of Fire, 1989
oil, powdered pigment and gold leaf on woodpanel


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1968   BFA, cum laude, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
1983   National Endowment for the Arts; Art in Public Places
1984   National Endowment for the Arts; Art in Public Places
1990   National Endowment for the Arts; Art in Public Places
1996   Cairo Biennale Prize, Sixth International Cairo Biennale, Cairo, Egypt
1996   Arts International - U.S. Artist Representative for the Cairo Biennale, Egypt
2002   Civitella Ranieri Foundation Fellowship in the Visual Arts, Perugia, Italy
2005   City of Los Angeles Fellowship Award, City of Los Angeles Cultural Affairs Department
2006   National Science Foundation Artist And Writer’s Grant, Antarctica.
2006   Distinguished Woman Artist of 2006, Fresno Art Museum Council
2009   Pekin Fine Art, Bejing, China (solo)
Freeze, a collaboration with architect Christoph Kapeller, Alaska Center of Contemporary Art, Anchorage, AK
2008   Peter Nagy, New Delhi, India (solo)
2007   Peter Blake Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA (solo)
Hentschell Gallery, Des Moines, IA (solo)
Fresno Museum of Art, Fresno, CA (solo)
Deborah Page Gallery, Santa Monica, CA (solo)
2006   Patricia Faure Gallery, Santa Monica, CA (solo)
Fred Weisman Museum of Art, Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA (solo)
2005   As Above So Below: Art as Political Space, Cal State Fullerton Main Art Gallery, Fullerton, CA (solo)
The Big Book Show, Kellogg Gallery, Cal State Pomona, CA
2004   Bio Ballistic, Barnsdall Art Center, Los Angeles, CA
100 Artists See Satan, Grand Central Art Center, Cal State University, Fullerton, CA
2003   Of Earth and Sky, Elements in Abstraction, San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, CA
Made in CA: selected works from Frederick Weisman Foundation, Todd Madigan Art Gallery, Cal State University, Bakersfield, CA
Special Projects Gallery, Art Museum Council, LA County Museum of Art, CA
Exploring the Cosmos, Palos Verdes Art Center, Palos Verdes, CA
Made in California: Selections from the R. Weisman Art Foundation Collection, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA
2002   Peter Blake Gallery, Laguna Beach, California (solo)
California Art from the Weisman Art Foundation, Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art, Malibu, CA
2001   Peter Nagy Gallery, New Delhi, India (solo)
St. John of the Divine, curated by Peter Nagy Gallery, New York, NY
Romancing the Universe, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA
Horizon Drawing Center, New York, NY
2000   Mary Ryan Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Mary Ryan Gallery, New York, New York
1999   Twelve Divas, Molly Barnes Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
The Eclectic Eye: Selections from the Frederick R. Weisman Collection, California Center for the Arts, Escondido, CA,
1998   Sunshine and Noir, Louis Stern Gallery in conjunction with the Armand Hammer Museumís, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
Sunshine and Noir, William Turner Gallery in conjunction with the Armand Hammer Museumís, Venice, CA (solo)
1996   Akhnaten Galleries, Cairo, Egypt (solo)
Bakersfield Museum of Art and Todd Madigan Gallery, Bakersfield, CA
Rear View, California State University, Northridge, CA
1995   Particle Memory, Dorothy Goldeen Gallery, Santa Monica, CA (solo)
Made in LA: Prints of Cirrus Editions, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
1994   University of Judaism, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
Southern California: The Conceptual Landscape, Madison Art Center, Madison, WI
1993   The Works Gallery, Costa Mesa, CA (solo)
1992   Museum of Contemporary Religious Art, St. Louis University, St. Louis, MO
  Selected Public Art Projects and Commissions
  2006 City of Santa Monica,Santa Monica Arts Commission Third Street Promenade Banners.
  2006 New Central Public Library, Minneapolis, MN, Ripple Effect, with architect Cesar Pelli (sculptural main lobby installation currently in progress)
  2004 Chapman University Wallace All Faiths Chapel, Orange, CA, Stellar Score (sculptural vestibule installation)
  2004 California Institute of Technology, Stellar Mapping II, Pasadena, CA site-specific outdoor work
  2003 New Central Public Library, Minneapolis, MN architect Cesar Pelli (sculptural installation currently in progress)
  2003 Chapman University Wallace All Faiths Chapel, Orange, CA (sculptural installation currently in progress)
  2002 Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels, Los Angeles, CA, architect Jose Raphael Moneo. Entrance Courtyard Fountain and Plaza (in collaboration with Robert Kramer)
  2001 Saitama Guest Center, Saitama, Tokyo, Japan
  2000 Giza Plateau, Cairo, Egypt, Millennium Illumination # 1 (in collaboration with Tarek Naga)