Robischon Gallery Home Artists Exhibitions Inventory Gallery Info

Manuel Neri    (American, 1930)

 Manuel Neri - Acros de gesso Study No. 13 (Works on Paper (Drawings, Watercolors etc.)) h: 12.6 x w: 21.5 in / h: 32 x w: 54.6 cm
Manuel Neri
Acros de gesso Study No. 13
 
 Manuel Neri - Agosin Series No. 1 h: 41 x w: 26 in / h: 104.1 x w: 66 cm
Manuel Neri
Agosin Series No. 1
 
 Manuel Neri - Axe Rust Series #6 h: 41.2 x w: 29.5 in / h: 104.6 x w: 74.9 cm
Manuel Neri
Axe Rust Series #6
 
 Manuel Neri - Bull Jumper III (Sculptures) h: 29.5 x w: 47 x d: 19 in / h: 74.9 x w: 119.4 x d: 48.3 cm
Manuel Neri
Bull Jumper III
 
 Manuel Neri - Catun 2 (Sculptures) h: 67 x w: 18 x d: 13 in / h: 170.2 x w: 45.7 x d: 33 cm
Manuel Neri
Catun 2
 
 Manuel Neri - La Palestra No. 6 (Sculptures) h: 69 x w: 18 x d: 20.5 in / h: 175.3 x w: 45.7 x d: 52.1 cm
Manuel Neri
La Palestra No. 6
 
View :    Large   Small     
Page:  1 of 4      1  2  3  4   Next Next       

Biography
1930 Born: Sanger, CA
1949 - 1950 Attended San Francisco City College in San Francisco, CA
1951 - 1952 Attended University of California at Berkeley in Berkeley, CA
1953 Oakland Art Museum, First Award in Sculpture Oakland, CA
1951 - 1956 California School of Arts & Crafts in Oakland, CA
1957 Oakland Art Museum, Purchase Award in Painting Oakland, CA
1956 - 1958 Attended California School of Fine Arts in San Francisco, CA
1959 Nealie Sullivan Award, California School of Fine Arts
1963 SF Art Inst., 82nd Annual Sculpture Award San Francisco, CA
1959 - 1965 Taught at California School of Fine Arts in San Francisco, CA
1965 National Art Foundation Award
1970 - 1975 University of California, Davis; Sculpture Grant Davis, CA
1979 Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship
1980 Individual Artist Grant, National Endowment for the Arts
1982 Academy Institute Award in Art, American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters
1985 Award of Honor, San Francisco Arts Commission, San Francisco, CA
1965 - 1990 Taught at University of California, Davis, Davis, CA
1995 Honorary Doctorate, Corcoran School of Art
1996 Amer. Acad. & Inst. of Arts & Letters Award in Art
2006 Lifetime Achievement Award in Contemporary Sculpture, International Sculpture Center
2008 Bay Area Treasure Award, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Exhibitions
2008 San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose, CA (solo)
2008 Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts, San Francisco, CA
2007 The Oakland Museum of California, Oakland, CA
2007 Portland Art Museum, Portland, ME (solo)
2005 University Museums, Iowa State University, Ames, IA
2002 Charles Cowles Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2001 Herter Art Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
2000 - 2001 Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
2000 Jacqueline Kennedy Garden, The White House, Washington, DC
2000 Campbell-Thiebaud Gallery San Francisco, CA
1999 Galerie Simonne Stern New Orleans, LA
1999 Charles Cowles Gallery New York, NY
1998 Charles Cowles Gallery New York, NY
1998 The Arkansas Art Center Little Rock, AR
1998 Charles Cowles Gallery New York, NY
1998 Galerie Simonne Stern New Orleans, LA
1997 Anne Reed Gallery Ketchum, ID
1997 Palo Alto Cultural Center Palo Alto, CA
1997 Early Work (1953-1978), Corcoran School of Art Washington, DC (and travelling)
1997 The Arkansas Art Center Little Rock, AR
1997 Charles Cowles Gallery New York, NY
1996 Charles Cowles Gallery New York, NY
1996 John Berggruen Gallery San Francisco, CA
1996 Lisa Kurts Gallery Memphis, TN
1996 A Sculptor's Drawings, Corcoran Gallery of Art Washington, DC (and travelling)
1995 San Francisco Musuem of Modern of Art San Francisco, CA
1995 Udinotti Gallery Scottsdale, AZ
1995 Charles Cowles Gallery, Charles Cowles Gallery New York, NY
1994 , Palo Alto Cultural Center Palo Alto, CA
1994 Frumkin/Adams Gallery New York, NY
1993 , Albuquerque Museum Albuquerque, NM
1993 Newport Harbor Art Museum Newport Beach, CA
1993 Campbell-Thiebaud Gallery, Campbell-Thiebaud Gallery San Francisco, CA
1993 Dia Foundation, Dia Foundation Bridgehampton, NY
1993 Charles Cowles Gallery, Charles Cowles Gallery New York, NY
1992 John Berggruen Gallery, John Berggruen Gallery San Francisco, CA
1992 Morgan Gallery, Morgan Gallery Kansas City, MO
1992 Margulies/Taplin Gallery, Margulies/Taplin Gallery Boca Raton, FL
1992 University of Colorado Boulder, CO
1992 St. Mary's College Moraga, CA
1992 Carl Schlosberg Fine Arts Sherman Oaks, CA
1992 Margulies/Taplin Gallery Boca Raton, LA
1992 John Berggruen Gallery San Francisco, CA
1992 Wolk Gallery St. Helena, CA
1992 Anne Reed Gallery Ketchum, ID
1992 Fresno Art Museum Fresno, CA
1992 Isetan Museum of Art Tokyo, Japan
1992 Campbell-Thiebaud Gallery San Francisco, CA
1991 John Berggruen Gallery San Francisco, CA
1991 Eve Mannes Gallery Atlanta, GA
1991 Carl Schlosberg Fine Arts Malibu, CA
1991 Anne Reed Gallery Ketchum, ID
1991 M.H. DeYoung Memorial Museum San Francisco, CA
1991 Muckenthaler Cultural Center Fullerton, CA
1991 Museo Estudio Diego Rivera Mexico City, Mexico
1991 Campbell-Thiebaud Gallery San Francisco, CA
1991 Allene Lapides Gallery Santa Fe, NM
1991 Tavelli Gallery Aspen, CO
1991 Charles Cowles Gallery, Charles Cowles Gallery New York, NY
1991 Richard L. Nelson Gallery, Richard L. Nelson Gallery University of California, Davis, CA
1991 Eve Mannes Gallery, Eve Mannes Gallery Atlanta, GA
1991 Riva Yares Gallery, Riva Yares Gallery Santa Fe, NM
1990 Natsoulas/Novelozo Gallery Davis, CA
1990 Arkansas Art Center Little Rock, AR
1990 Charles Cowles Gallery New York, NY
1990 Barbara Kornblatt Gallery Washington, D.C.
1990 Braunstein/Quay Gallery San Francisco, CA
1990 Queens Museum Queens, NY
1990 Butler Institute Youngstown, OH
1990 John Berggruen Gallery, John Berggruen Gallery San Francisco, CA
1990 Crocker Art Museum, Crocker Art Museum Sacramento, CA
1990 Bingham Kurts Gallery, Bingham Kurts Gallery Memphis, TN
1989 Sheppard Gallery, Sheppard Gallery University of Nevada, Reno, NV
1989 Charles Cowles Gallery, Charles Cowles Gallery New York, NY
1989 San Francisco Museum of Art, San Francisco Museum of Art San Francisco, CA
1989 Greg Kucera Gallery, Greg Kucera Gallery Seattle, WA
1989 Riva Yares Gallery, Riva Yares Gallery Scottsdale, AZ
1989 Richard L. Nelson Gallery University of California, Davis, CA
1989 Butterfield & Butterfield San Francisco, CA
1989 John Berggruen Gallery Monadnock Building, San Francisco, CA
1989 Security Pacific Gallery Los Angeles, CA
1989 Travelling, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art San Francisco, CA
1989 California Museum of Science and Industry Los Angeles, CA
1988 Palo Alto Center Palo Alto, CA
1988 Sierra Nevada Museum of Art Reno, NV
1988 James Corcoran Gallery, James Corcoran Gallery Santa Monica, CA
1988 College of Notre Dame, College of Notre Dame Belmont, CA
1988 John Berggruen Gallery, John Berggruen Gallery San Francisco, CA
1988 James Corcoran Gallery Santa Monica, CA
1988 Travelling, The Bronx Museum of the Arts New York, NY
1988 Weatherspoon Art Gallery University of North Carolina
1987 Palm Springs Desert Museum Palm Springs, CA
1987 Travelling, Museum of Fine Arts Houston, TX
1987 Travelling, Philbrook Art Center Tulsa, OK
1987 Travelling, Madison Art Center Madison, WI
1987 Fay Gold Gallery, Fay Gold Gallery Atlanta, GA
1987 San Antonio Art Institute, San Antonio Art Institute San Antonio, TX
1986 Charles Cowles Gallery, Charles Cowles Gallery New York, NY
1986 San Francisco Museum of Modren Art San Francisco, CA
1986 Marilyn Pearl Gallery New York, NY
1985 Robert Else Gallery, Robert Else Gallery California State University, Sacramento, CA
1985 The Oakland Muesum Oakland, CA
1985 Traveling, The Contemporary Arts Center Cincinnati, OH
1985 Traveling, Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
1984 Hirshorn Museum Washington, D.C.
1984 Traveling, Fisher Gallery University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
1984 The Oakland Museum Oakland, CA
1984 Seattle Art Museum Seattle, WA
1984 American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters New York, NY
1984 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art San Francisco, CA
1984 John Berggruen Gallery, John Berggruen Gallery San Francisco, CA
1984 Middendorf Gallery, Middendorf Gallery Washington, D.C.
1984 Art Gallery, Art Gallery California State University, Chico, CA
1984 Gimpel-Hanover & Andre Emmerich Galerien, Gimpel-Hanover & Andre Emmerich Galerien Zurich, Switzerland
1983 Middendorf/Lane Gallery, Middendorf/Lane Gallery Washington, D.C.
1983 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art San Francisco, CA
1983 Frumkin-Struve Gallery Chicago, IL
1983 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art San Francisco, CA
1983 Monterey Peninsula Museum of Art Monterey, CA
1983 Institute of Contemporary Art Virginia Museum, Richmond, VA
1982 The Mexican Museum San Francisco, CA
1982 American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters New York, NY
1982 The Oakland Museum Oakland, CA
1982 Richard L. Nelson Gallery; Mem. Union Art Gallery; Pence Gallery, University of California, Davis, CA
1982 DeSaisset Museum University of Santa Clara, CA
1982 Charles Cowles Gallery, Charles Cowles Gallery New York, NY
1981 Sierra Nevada Museum of Art Reno, NV
1981 Provincetown Art Association and Museum Provincetown, MA
1981 Middendorf/Lane Gallery Washington, D.C.
1981 Tulane University New Orleans, LA
1981 American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters New York, NY
1981 Seattle Art Museum, Seattle Art Museum Seattle, WA
1981 Charles Cowles Gallery, Charles Cowles Gallery New York, NY
1981 The Mexican Museum, The Mexican Museum San Francisco, CA
1981 Western Associates of Art Museums, Western Associates of Art Museums Travelling through 1983
1981 John Berggruen Gallery, John Berggruen Gallery San Francisco, CA
1981 Triton Museum of Art Santa Clara, CA
1980 Whitman College, Whitman College Walla Walla, WA
1980 Richmond Art Center, Richmond Art Center Richmond, CA
1980 Grossmont College Gallery, Grossmont College Gallery El Cajon, CA
1980 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art San Francisco, CA
1980 San Diego Museum of Art San Diego, CA
1980 Nassau County Museum of Fine Art Roslyn, NY
1979 Gallery Paule Anglim San Francisco, CA
1979 The Oakland Museum Oakland, CA
1979 Gallery Paule Anglim, Gallery Paule Anglim San Francisco, CA
1978 Everson Museum of Art Syracuse, NY
1977 Huntsville Museum of Art Huntsville, AL
1977 Kenmin Prefecture Hall Tokyo, Japan
1977 Smithsonian Inst. Travelling Exhibition Service Washington, D.C.
1977 ArtSpace/Open Ring, E.B. Crocker Art Gallery Sacramento, CA
1976 Braunstein/Quay Gallery, Braunstein/Quay Gallery New York, NY
1976 80 Langton Street, 80 Langton Street San Francisco, CA
1976 The Oakland Museum, The Oakland Museum Oakland, CA
1976 Travelling, San Francisco Museum of Art San Francisco, CA
1976 San Francisco Art Institute San Francisco, CA
1975 JPL Gallery London, England
1975 Traveling, JPL Gallery London, England
1975 Quay Gallery, Quay Gallery San Francisco, CA
1974 University Art Gallery, University Art Gallery San Jose State University, San Jose, CA
1974 The Oakland Museum Oakland, CA
1974 San Francisco Museum of Art San Francisco, CA
1973 San Francisco Art Institute San Francisco, CA
1972 Travelling, E.B. Crocker Art Gallery Sacramento, CA
1972 Sacramento State College Art Gallery, Sacramento State College Art Gallery Sacramento, CA
1972 Davis Art Center, Davis Art Center Davis, CA
1971 Art Gallery, Art Gallery University of Nevada, Reno, NV
1971 San Francisco Museum of Art, San Francisco Museum of Art San Francisco, CA
1971 Quay Gallery, Quay Gallery San Francisco, CA
1971 The Oakland Museum Oakland, CA
1971 University of Nevada Reno, NV
1970 University Art Museum Berkeley, CA
1970 San Francisco Art Institute San Francisco, CA
1970 Whitney Museum of American Art New York, NY
1970 St. Mary's College, St. Mary's College Moraga, CA
1970 San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco Art Institute San Francisco, CA
1969 Louisiana State University, Louisiana State University Baton Rouge, LA
1969 Jason Aver Gallery San Francisco, CA
1969 Reed College Portland, OR
1968 Travelling, Portland Art Museum Portland, OR
1968 Quay Gallery, Quay Gallery San Francisco, CA
1968 San Francisco Museum of Art San Francisco, CA
1967 University Art Museum Berkeley, CA
1966 Traveling, University of California, Irvine Irvine, CA
1966 Quay Gallery, Quay Gallery San Francisco, CA
1965 San Francisco Museum of Art San Francisco, CA
1964 Stanford University Art Museum Stanformd, CA
1964 David Stuart Gallery Los Angeles, CA
1964 Berkeley Gallery, Berkeley Gallery Berkeley, CA
1963 New Mission Gallery, New Mission Gallery San Francisco, CA
1963 The Oakland Museum Oakland, CA
1962 Primus-Stuart Gallery Los Angeles, CA
1962 California Palace of the Legion of Honor San Francisco, CA
1962 Stanford University Art Gallery Stanford, CA
1962 Houston Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, TX
1961 Staempfli Gallery New York, NY
1960 Dilexi Gallery, Dilexi Gallery San Francisco, CA
1959 Spatsa Gallery, Spatsa Gallery San Francisco, CA
1959 San Francisco Museum of Art San Francisco, CA
1957 Six Gallery San Francisco, CA
1957 Six Gallery, Six Gallery San Francisco, CA
1955 Six Gallery San Francisco, CA

Literature
2006 Anderson, Maxwell L., and Bruce Nixon, "Manuel Neri: The Figure in Relief," Hudson Hills Press, Manchester, VT
2005 Nixon, Bruce, "Manuel Neri: Artists' Books / The Collaborative Process," Hudson Hills Press, Manchester, VT
1996 Cowart, Jack, "Manuel Neri: Early Work 1953-1978," Hudson Hills Press, Manchester, VT
1989 Neri, Manuel, "Manuel Neri: Plasters," San Francisco Museum, San Francisco, CA
1984 Restany, Pierre, "Manuel Neri," J. Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA
artnet—The Art World Online. ©2014 Artnet Worldwide Corporation. All rights reserved. artnet® is a registered trademark of Artnet Worldwide Corporation, New York, NY, USA.