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Morris Graves    (American, 1910-2001)

 Morris Graves - Bottles and Flowers (Works on Paper (Drawings, Watercolors etc.)) h: 11.8 x w: 20 in / h: 30 x w: 50.8 cm
Morris Graves
Bottles and Flowers 1956
 
  

Biografie
1910 Born in Fox Valley, OR, the sixth of eight children
1932 Graduates from High School in Beaumont, Texas
1934 First studio was in Edmonds, shared with Guy Anderson
1936 Begins to paint for the Federal Art Project
1940 Built studio, “The Rock,” on Fidalgo Island
1953 Featured in LIFE magazine's “The Mystic Painters of the Northwest”
1954 Built home in Edmonds called “Careläden”
1962 published in The Artist’s Voice by Katherine Kuh, Harper & Row
1974 The Drawings of Morris Graves published by The Drawings Society, Inc., New York
2001 Dies in May at The Lake in Loleta, California

Ausstellungen
2012 "State of Nature," Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID
2012 "Past as Prologue – Preview 2012," Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID
2010 “Morris Graves: Paintings and Drawings 1934-1995,” Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID (solo)
2005 - 2010 "Eloquent Flower VIX - XV," Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID
2004 Eloquent Flower VIII." Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID
2004 “Birds & Flowers” Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID (solo)
2003 - 2004 2003-4 "Northwest Mythologies: Mark Toby, Morris Graves, Kenneth Callahan and Guy Anderson, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA
2003 “A Bird in Hand: Morris Graves from the Permanent Collection,”University of Oregon Museum of Art, Eugene, OR (solo)
2003 “Morris Graves,” Foster-White Gallery, Seattle, WA (solo)
2003 "Eloquent Flower VII" Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID
2003 “Aviary” Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID
2003 "The Edge of Tomorrow: Price, Toby and Graves form the 1940s," Museum of Art, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR and San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
2002 - 2003 Morris Graves: Paintings and Drawings 1937-1995," Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum ID(solo)
2002 “Morris Graves: Reconciling Inner and Outer Realities, 1932-1983,” traveling exhibition(solo)
2002 "A Tribute to Morris Graves," memorial exhibition at The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC(solo)
2002 "Morris Graves in Seattle," Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA (solo)
2001 "Sounds of the Inner Eye: Mark Toby, Morris Graves, John Cage," Kunsthalle
2001 Bremen, Germany and Museum of Glass: International Center for Contemporary Art, Tacoma, WA
2001 "Offerings From the Lake: Morris Graves in the Balabanis Gallery," Morris Graves Museum of Art, Humbolt Arts Council, Eureka, CA
2001 “The Eloquent Flower, VI” Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID
2001 23rd Annual Holiday Show, Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID
2000 "Instruments for a New Navigation," Schmidt Bingham Gallery, New York, NY, traveling show (solo)
1999 “The Early Works,” Greenville County Museum of Art, Greenville, SC(solo)
1999 “The Early Works,” Art Museum of Southeast Texas, Beaumont, TX (solo)
1999 “Past, Present, Future,” 21st Annual Holiday Show, Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID
1999 “Flora - A Common Thread V”, Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID
1998 “A Common Thread”, Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID
1998 “Animism: Icon, Metaphor, Myth,” Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID
1998 “The Early Works,” Whitney Museum of American Art, Stamford, CT (solo)
1998 “The Early Works,” Museum of Northwest Art, La Conner, WA(solo)
1998 "Morris Graves: Paintings 1931-1997," Whitney Museum of American Art at Champion, Stamford, CT (solo)
1997 ArtFair/Seattle, Gail Severn Gallery, Seattle, WA
1997 “The Eloquent Flower IV,” Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID
1996 “Flower Paintings” exhibition at Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA
1988 Exhibition with Schmidt-Bingham in New York, NY, five more through 1996
1985 Exhibits in “The Spiritual in Art” at Los Angeles County Museum, Los Angeles, CA
1983 Retrospective exhibition travels to Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, Oakland Museum, Seattle Art Museum and San Diego Art Museum
1981 Exhibition with Willard Gallery, New York, NY
1975 Exhibition with Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, WA, five more through 1996
1942 Exhibition at Willard Gallery in New York, NY, thirteen more through 1981
1942 Annual Exhibition at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1933 Exhibition at Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA, eight more through 1996
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