Wayne Thiebaud

(American, geb. 1920)

brown river by wayne thiebaud

Wayne Thiebaud

Brown River

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Wayne Thiebaud

Cake Slices, 1963

intersection by wayne thiebaud

Wayne Thiebaud

Intersection, 1977 - 1978

mallary ann by wayne thiebaud

Wayne Thiebaud

Mallary Ann, 1964

tie rack by wayne thiebaud

Wayne Thiebaud

Tie Rack, 1969

Biografie

Chronologie

1920
Born in Mesa, AZ
1936
Worked briefly in animation department of Walt Disney Studios, Los Angeles, CA
1937
Attends Frank Wiggins Trade School to study commercial art, Los Angeles, CA
1940 - 1941
Attended Long Beach Junior College (now Long Beach City College), Long Beach, CA
1942 - 1945
Served in United States Army Air Force. In the last months of service he is transferred to Air Force Motion Picture Unit, Culver City, CA
1946 - 1949
Worked as layout designer and cartoonist in advertising department for Rexall Drug Copany, Los Angeles, CA
Meets sculptor Robert Mallary, a co-worker at Rexall
1948
Participates in first major museum exhibition, Artists of Los Angeles and Vicinity, Los Angeles County Museum (now Los Angeles County Museum of Art)
1949 - 1950
Attended San Jose State College (now San Jose State University), San Jose, CA
1950 - 1953
Transfered to California State College (now California State University), Sacramento, CA
Received B.A. in 1951
Received MA in 1953 (art major focused on art history, theory and education)
1950 - 1959
Served as an exhibit designer for annual art exhibition of the California State Fair and Exposition, Sacramento, CA

Ausstellungen

2013
The Pop Object: The Still Life Tradition in Pop Art - Acquavella Galleries, Inc., New York City, NY
New Voices - Gallery Bergelli, Larkspur, CA
2012
Wayne Thiebaud - Acquavella Galleries, Inc., New York City, NY
Wayne Thiebaud - John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA
California Realism - Greenfield Sacks Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2011
Wayne Thiebaud at Museo Morandi, Istituzione Galleria d’Arte Moderna di Bologna, Bologna, Italy (solo)
2010
Wayne Thiebaud: Homecoming, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA (solo)
Wayne Thiebaud, Gerald Peters Gallery, Santa Fe, NM. (solo)
Wayne Thiebaud: Charcoal Still Lifes 1964-1974, Lawrence Markey Inc, San Antonio, TX; Paul Thiebaud Gallery, San Francisco, CA; Paul Thiebaud Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Wayne Thiebaud, Paul Thiebaud Gallery, New York, NY. (solo)
The Road To Here - John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Wayne Thiebaud: Works on Paper, Sacramento State University Library Gallery, Sacramento, CA (solo)
Wayne Thiebaud, Faggionato Fine Arts, London, UK (solo)
2009
Wayne Thiebaud - Faggionato Fine Arts, London, UK (solo)
Wayne Thiebaud: Confection Memories, Paul Thiebaud Gallery - San Francisco, San Francisco, CA (solo)
Sweets & Treats: Wayne Thiebaud in the Collection of the Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena, CA (solo)
2008
Wayne Thiebaud: The Figure, Allan Stone Gallery, New York City, NY (solo)
Wayne Thiebaud: 70 Years of Painting - Springville Museum of Art, Springville, UT (solo)
2007
Wayne Thiebaud: Hand Colored Prints and Monotypes, Paul Thiebaud Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo)
Wayne Thiebaud: Recent Work, Paul Thiebaud Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Wayne Thiebaud: 70 Years of Painting, organized by the Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA. Traveled to: Springville Museum of Art, Springville, UT; Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, CA; Loveland Museum/Gallery, Loveland, CO; San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA (solo)
2005
Wayne Thiebaud, John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo)
2004
People, Places, & Things, Paul Thiebaud Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo)
Paintings, Faggionato Fine Arts, London, UK (solo)
Wayne Thiebaud: City/Country, Harwood Museum of Art, University of New Mexico, Taos, NM (solo)
2003
Wayne Thiebaud: Works from 1955 – 2003, Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art, Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA Travelled to: California State University, Sacramento, CA (solo)

Öffentliche Sammlungen

Tate Britain, London, UK
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC
The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

Literatur

2011
Wayne Thiebaud at Museo Morandi. Istituzione Galleria d’Arte Moderna Bologna, Bologna, Italy.
2010
Wayne Thiebaud. Faggionato Fine Arts, Paul Thiebaud Gallery, 2010.
Wayne Thiebaud: Charcoal Still Lifes 1964–1974. Lawrence Markey Inc, Paul Thiebaud Gallery, 2010.
2009
Nash, Steven A. with Gene Cooper. Wayne Thiebaud: 70 Years of Painting. Palm Springs Art Museum, 2009.
2007
Thiebaud: Seventy Years of Painting. Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA.
You See: The Early Years of the UC Davis Studio Art Faculty. Richard L. Nelson Gallery, UC Davis, Davis, CA.
2004
Wayne Thiebaud: City / Country. Harwood Museum of Art, University of New Mexico, Taos, NM.
2003
Wayne Thiebaud: Works from 1955–2003. Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art, Pepperdine University and University Library Gallery, California State University Sacramento, 2003.
2002
Wayne Thiebaud: Riverscapes. Paul Thiebaud Gallery, Allan Stone Gallery, Faggionato Fine Arts, 2002.
2000
Wayne Thiebaud: Pastels 1960-2000. Campbell Thiebaud Gallery, 2000.
Nash, Steven A. with Adam Gopnik. Wayne Thiebaud: A Paintings Retrospective. San Francisco and New York: Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco and Thames and Hudson, Inc., 2000
1997
Thiebaud: Landscapes. Campbell-Thiebaud Gallery, 1997.
1994
Wayne Thiebaud Figurative Works: 1959 – 1994, San Francisco: Wiegand Gallery College of Notre Dame – In coorperation with the Northern Arizona Art Museum and Galleries, 1994.
Wayne Thiebaud: Celebrating 33 Years Together. Allan Stone Gallery, 1994.