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FREDERICK HAMMERSLEY BIOGRAPHY 1919 1936-38 1940-42 1945 1946-47 1947-50 2009

Born, Salt Lake City, UT University of Idaho, Southern Branch, Pocatello Chouinard Art School, Los Angeles, CA Ecole des Beaux Art, Paris, France Chouinard Art School, Los Angeles, CA Jepson Art School, Los Angeles, CA Died, Albuquerque, NM

PROFESSIONAL AND VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE 1942-46

1948-51 1956-61 1953-62 1964-68 1968-71

U.S. Army, Signal Corps and Infantry-US, England, France, Germany; In Charge Art Department/Information and Education Section Office of Military Government, Frankfurt and Berlin, Germany Teacher, Jepson Art School, Los Angeles, CA Teacher, Pasadena Art Museum, Pasadena, CA Teacher, Pomona College, Claremont, CA Teacher, Chouinard Art School, Los Angeles, CA Teacher, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

SOLO EXHIBITIONS 2013 2012 2011 2007

2006 2004

2003

FREDERICK HAMMERSLEY: THE COMPUTER DRAWINGS 1969, L.A. Louver, Venice, CA FREDERICK HAMMERSLEY, L.A. Louver, Venice, CA FREDERICK HAMMERSLEY: ORGANIC & GEOMETRIC, Ameringer | McEnery | Yohe, New York, NY FREDERICK HAMMERSLEY: HUNCHES, GEOMETRICS, ORGANICS: PAINTINGS BY FREDERICK HAMMERSLEY, Pomona College Museum of Art, Montgomery Art Center, Claremont, CA FREDERICK HAMMERSLEY: HARD EDGE, Charlotte Jackson Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM FREDERICK HAMMERSLEY: PAINTINGS OF THE 1960S, L.A. Louver Gallery, Venice, CA FREDERICK HAMMERSLEY: PAINTINGS, Charlotte Jackson Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM ORGANIC ABSTRACT PAINTINGS 1958-2002, L.A. Louver Gallery, Venice, CA


SOLO EXHIBITIONS - continued 2002 2001 2000

1999 1995 1993

1992 1990 1989-1990

1988 1987 1986 1984 1981 1978 1977 1975 1969 1966 1965 1963 1962

1961

HARD-EDGE PAINTINGS, L.A. Louver Gallery, Venice, CA ORGANICALLY GROWN, Richard Levy Gallery, Albuquerque, NM FREDERICK HAMMERSLEY: THE DRAWINGS, Richard Levy Gallery, Albuquerque, NM VISUAL PUNS AND HARD EDGED POEMS, Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe, NM (traveled to the University Art Gallery, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM and Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA catalogue I'VE BEEN HERE ALL THE WHILE, LA Louver, Venice, CA HARD-EDGE & ORGANIC PAINTINGS 1947 - 1991,” Modernism, San Francisco, CA PAINTINGS OF FREDERICK HAMMERSLEY, The Mulvane Art Museum, Washburn University, Topeka, Kansas (catalogue) COMPUTER DRAWINGS & PRINTS, Richard Levy Gallery, Albuquerque, NM DRAWINGS AND PAINTINGS/THEN & NOW, Owings-Dewey Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM HARD EDGE AND ORGANIC PAINTINGS, Modernism, San Francisco, CA PARIS, BERLIN, ALBUQUERQUE, BLACK AND WHITE PHOTOGRAPHS, California State University, Northridge, CA Graham Gallery, Albuquerque, NM STATEMENT 88, New Mexico State Fair, Albuquerque, NM HARD EDGE AND ORGANIC PAINTINGS, Modernism, San Francisco, CA SMALL PAINTING SHOW, Hoshour Gallery, Albuquerque, NM POLES A PART. AN EXHIBIT OF BLACK AND WHITE PAINTINGS, Hoshour Gallery, Albuquerque, NM RULES AND EXCEPTIONS, L.A. Louver Gallery, Venice, CA PAINTINGS FROM 1970-1978, L.A. Louver Gallery, Venice, CA Middendorf/Lane Galleries, Washington, DC A RETROSPECTIVE EXHIBITION, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, ART MUSEUM, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM Hollis Galleries, San Francisco, CA Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA FREDERICK HAMMERSLEY, La Jolla Art Museum, LA Jolla, CA Heritage Gallery, Los Angeles, CA FREDERICK HAMMERSLEY, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, CA Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA Heritage Gallery, Los Angeles, CA Pasadena Art Museum, Pasadena, CA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS 2012 2011-2012

EST-3: SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA IN NEW YORK, Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY EXPERIMENTS IN ABSTRACTION: ART IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, 1945-1980, San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, CA ARTISTIC EVOLUTION: SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA ARTISTS AT THE NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM OF LOS ANGELES COUNTY, Natural History Museum, Los Angeles, CA PACIFIC STANDARD TIME: CROSSCURRENTS IN L.A. PAINTINGS AND SCULPTURE 1950-1970, J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA

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GROUP EXHIBITIONS - continued 2011 2009 2006 2004

2002 2001

2000 1998 1993

1992 1991

1990 1989-90

1987

1986 1985

1983-84 1982 1981 1980

1979 1977

PHOTOGRAPHY, L.A. Louver, Venice, CA EXPLORATIONS IN BLACK AND WHITE: THE 1930S THROUGH THE 1960S, D. Wigmore Fine Art, Inc., New York, NY SEVEN ROOMS SEVEN ARTISTS, L.A. Louver, Venice, CA Los Angeles School of Painting: KARL BENJAMIN, LORSER FEITELSON, FREDERICK HAMMERSLEY, JUNE HARWOOD, HELEN LUNDENBERG AND JOHN MCLAUGHLIN, Ben Maltz Gallery at Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA SUMMER 2002, L.A. Louver, Venice, CA BEAU MONDE: TOWARD A REDEEMED COSMOPOLITANISM, SITE Santa Fe’s Fourth International Biennial, Santa Fe, NM FOUR ABSTRACT CLASSICISTS, Gary Snyder Fine Art CHOUINARD: A LIVING LEGACY, Oceanside Museum of Art, Oceanside, CA (traveled to Kruglak Gallery, Mira Costa College; Boehm Gallery, Palomar College) (catalogue) FOUR ABSTRACT CLASSICISTS PLUS ONE, Toby Moss Gallery, Los Angeles, CA TAOS, ALBUQUERQUE, SANTA FE: THE CITY SERIES, Cedar Rapids Museum of Art, Cedar Rapids, IA, Sept. 12 - Nov. 29 (catalogue) 75 WORKS/75 YEARS: COLLECTING THE ART OF CALIFORNIA, Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA MINIATURES, Albuquerque Museum, Albuquerque, NM FOUR ABSTRACT CLASSICISTS WEST COAST HARD-EDGE, Modernism, San Francisco, CA NEW MEXICO 93, Museum of Fine Arts, New Mexico MINIATURES, Albuquerque Museum, Albuquerque, NM MINIATURES, Albuquerque Museum, Albuquerque, NM ABSTRACT PAINTINGS, Modernism, San Francisco, CA PETER SHIRE, FREDERICK HAMMERSLEY, DOROTHY GILLESPIE, Anncha Briggs Fine Arts, Little Rock, AR BLACK AND WHITE WORKS BY IMPORTANT CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS, Caroline Lee, Taos, NM THE ALCOVE SHOW, Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe, NM 1989 ROSWELL INVITATIONAL EXHIBITION, Roswell Museum and Art Center, Roswell, NM RECENT PAINTINGS CALVERT COGGESHALL & FREDERICK HAMMERSLEY, Artists Space Gallery, New York, NY FOUR ABSTRACT CLASSICISTS, R.C. Erpf Gallery, New York, NY POTENTIAL ACQUISITIONS, Museum of New Mexico, Santa Fe, NM COLOR FORMS, Gallery at the Plaza, Security National Bank, Los Angeled CA NOIR & BLANC & ROUGE, Hoshour Gallery, Albuquerque, NM FOUR ABSTRACT CLASSICISTS, Toby Moss Gallery, Los Angeles, CA ABSTRACTION IN LOS ANGELES 1950 - 1980: SELECTIONS FROM THE MURRAY AND RUTH GRIBIN COLLECTION, University of California, Irvine HERE AND NOW: 35 ARTISTS IN NEW MEXICO, Albuquerque Museum, Albuquerque, NM FORM IS THE SHAPE OF CONTENT, Downtown Center for the Arts, Albuquerque, NM 1979 FALL INVITATIONAL, Roswell Museum & Art Center 35TH BIENNIAL, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

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GROUP EXHIBITIONS - continued

1968 1965 1964 1962

PRIVATE IMAGES: PHOTOGRAPHS BY PAINTERS, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA CALIFORNIA: 5 FOOTNOTES TO MODERN ART HISTORY, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA COMPUTER DRAWINGS, University of Illinois, Champaign, IL THE RESPONSIVE EYE, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY CALIFORNIA HARD EDGE, Balboa Pavilion, Balboa, CA FIFTY CALIFORNIA ARTIST, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY GEOMETRIC ABSTRACTIONS IN AMERICA, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY

NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL TRAVELING EXHIBITIONS 1994-96

1990-92

1979-80

1974 1970-72 1969-70 1965-67 1960-61 1959-60

1959-58

STILL WORKING, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC The Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL, The New School for Social Research, New York, NY, The Virginia Beach Center for the Arts, Virginia Beach, VA, The Fischer Art Gallery at USC, Los Angeles, CA, The Portland Museum of Art, Portland, OR TURNING THE TIDE: EARLY LOS ANGELES MODERNISTS 1920-1956, (6 museums) Laguna Beach, CA, Oakland, CA, San Antonio, TX, Logan, UT, Santa Barbara, CA and Palm Springs, CA (catalogue) THE FIRST WESTERN STATES BIENNIAL EXHIBITION, (8 Museums) Denver, CO Washington, DC, San Francisco, CA, Hawaii, HI, Seattle, WA, Newport Harbor, Illinois State University, IL and Santa Fe, NM GEOMETRIC ABSTRACTION, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Omaha and Hastings College THE DRAWING SOCIETY NATIONAL EXHIBITIONS, American Federation of Arts COMPUTER DRAWINGS, Institute of Contemporary Art, London, England and Simon Frazer University, Vancouver, British Columbia ART ACROSS AMERICA, Meade Corporation AMERICAN PURIST ART, American Federation of Arts, New York; North Carolina Museum of Art; Columbus Gallery of Fine Art FOUR ABSTRACT CLASSICISTS, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Institute of Contemporary Art, London, England, Queen's University, Belfast, Ireland; Western Association of Arts Museum CALIFORNIA DRAWINGS, throughout the Western United States

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA La Jolla Museum of Art, La Jolla, CA University of New Mexico, Albuquerque NM Albuquerque Museum, Albuquerque, NM University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NB Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA Butler Museum of American Art, Youngstown, OH

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PUBLIC COLLECTIONS - continued University of California, Berkeley Art Museum, Berkeley, CA The Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA Washington Post, WA Petersburg Press, London, England United States Navy Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe, NM Roswell Museum and Art Center, Roswell, NM

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