Frederick Hammersley

(American, 1919–2009)

cleave (#2) by frederick hammersley

Frederick Hammersley

Cleave (#2), 1979

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me and thee (#14) by frederick hammersley

Frederick Hammersley

Me and Thee (#14), 1980

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Biography

Timeline

1919
Born: Salt Lake City, Utah
1936 - 1938
University of Idaho, Pocatello, ID
1940 - 1942
Chouinard Art School, Los Angeles, CA
1945
Ecole des Beaux Arts, Paris, France
1946 - 1947
Chouinard Art School, Los Angeles, CA
1947 - 1950
Jepson Art School, Los Angeles, CA

Exhibitions

2004
Charlotte Jackson Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM (solo)
2000
Visual Puns and Hard-Edge Poems, Laguna Beach Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA (solo)
1999
Visual Puns and Hard-Edge Poems, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM (solo)
Visual Puns and Hard-Edge Poems, Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe, NM (solo)
1995
Modernism, San Francisco, CA (solo)
1994 - 1996
Still Working, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
1993
The Mulvane Art Museum, Washburn University, Topeka, Kansas (solo)
Richard Levy Gallery, Albuquerque, NM
1992
Owings-Dewey Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM (solo)
1990 - 1992
Turning the Tide: Early Los Angeles Modernists 1920-1956
1990
Modernism, San Francisco, CA (solo)
1989 - 1990
Paris, Berlin, Albuquerque, California State University, Northridge, CA (solo)

Literature

1991
"Painting from Left Field," by Kathleen Shields, Art in America, January
1989
"Personal Abstract Language of F. Hammersley," by Sandy Ballatore, Artspace, Nov.-Dec.
The California Art Survey, Les Krantz, American References
1985
Art in Your Environment, 2nd edition, Brommer and Horn, Davis Publishing
Art in Your World, 2nd edition, Brommer and Horn, Davis Publishing
1979
Visual Art, Mathematics and Computers, Malina Pergamon
Who's Who in the West, 17th edition
1977
Art News, January, May
1974
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institute, Washington, DC
International Who's Who in Art and Antiques, England
Dictionary of International Biography, Cambridge, England
Who's Who in Contemporary Art, New York