Robischon Gallery

Manuel Neri

(American, b. 1930)

acros de gesso study no. 13 by manuel neri

Manuel Neri

Acros de gesso Study No. 13

agosin series no. 1 by manuel neri

Manuel Neri

Agosin Series No. 1

axe rust series #6 by manuel neri

Manuel Neri

Axe Rust Series #6

bull jumper iii by manuel neri

Manuel Neri

Bull Jumper III

catun 2 by manuel neri

Manuel Neri

Catun 2

la palestra no. 6 by manuel neri

Manuel Neri

La Palestra No. 6

Biography

Timeline

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
1951 - 1956
California School of Arts & Crafts in Oakland, CA
1953
Oakland Art Museum, First Award in Sculpture Oakland, CA
1956 - 1958
Attended California School of Fine Arts in San Francisco, CA
1957
Oakland Art Museum, Purchase Award in Painting Oakland, CA
1959 - 1965
Taught at 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

Exhibitions

2008
San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose, CA (solo)
Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts, San Francisco, CA
2007
The Oakland Museum of California, Oakland, CA
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
Campbell-Thiebaud 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