LAWRENCE GIPE

 

 

BORN  Baltimore, MD.  1962
LIVES  Tucson, Arizona

EDUCATION

BFA Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, 1984
MFA Otis/Parsons Institute of Design, Los Angeles, CA, 1986

SELECTED ONE-PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2018   Another Cold Winter, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
          New Paintings, Paul Mahder Gallery, Healdsburg, CA
2017   Nobody Walks in LA, POST Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2016   Some Men, T Moro Projects, Santa Clara, CA (Gipe+Tell)
2015   Where We Were, and How We Got There, New Work Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
          Where We Were, and How We Got There, Fiendish Plots, Lincoln, NE
          Documenting Operation Streamline, Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine Atrium Gallery, Chicago, IL
2013   Salon, New Paintings, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2011    Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
2010   1962: New Paintings, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
          Hespe Gallery, San Francisco, CA
          Galerie Michael Heufelder, Munich, Germany
          MOCA Tucson, Tucson, AZ
          Hespe Gallery, San Francisco, CA
         1962: New Paintings & Drawings, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2008   Randall Scott Gallery, Washington, DC
          New Paintings, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2007   Alexander Gray Associates, New York, NY  
2006   Three Five-year Plans: A Mid-career Retrospective, University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ
          Zirkus und Varieté , Hunsaker/Schlesinger Fine Art, Santa Monica, CA
          Zirkus und Varieté ,Bentley Projects, Phoenix, Arizona
          Zirkus und Varieté, Ro Snell Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA  
2004   Algorithm: New Paintings and Banners,Hunsaker/Schlesinger Fine Art, Santa Monica,CA
          Lawrence Gipe: 1993-2003, Atelier Richard Tullis, Santa Barbara, CA
          Bentley Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
2003   Post Drawing,Joseph Helman Gallery, New York, NY
2002   Amerika, Hunsaker/Schlesinger Fine Art, Santa Monica, CA
2001   Leica throughout the World, Alan Koppel Gallery, Chicago, IL
          Leica Woman, Joseph Helman Gallery, New York, NY
1999   The Last Picture Show, Joseph Helman Gallery, New York, NY
          Byron Cohen Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri
1998   20th Century Limited, Joseph Helman Gallery, New York, NY
          Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, GA
 1996  Documentary Painting, Joseph Helman Gallery, New York, NY
          Kohn-Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
          Quartet Editions, New York, NY
          Hunsaker/Schlesinger Fine Art, Santa Monica, CA
 1995 "Approved Images", New Paintings, BlumHelman Gallery, New York, NY
 1994  Selections from The Century of Progress Museum, Ruth Bloom Gallery, Santa Monica,CA
          The Chrysler Museum, Norfolk, VA
1994   Montage Paintings, Modernism Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1993   Kunstverein Düsseldorf, Germany
          The Robert Moses Project (Text and Subtext), BlumHelman Gallery, New York, NY
          Selections from The Century of Progress Museum, Modernism Gallery, San Francisco
1992   The Century of Progress Museum, BlumHelman Warehouse, New York, NY
          The Propaganda Series, Galerie Six Friedrich, Munich, Germany
          Lawrence Gipe: Century of Progress, Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA
1991   Futurama, Shea and Bornstein Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1990   The Krupp Project, Shea+Beker, New York, NY
          Themes for a Fin de Siecle, Karl Bornstein Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1989   Galerie Six Friedrich, Munich, Germany
          Amerika-Haus, Berlin, Germany
          Hartje Gallery, Frankfurt, Germany
1988   Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA
1987   Karl Bornstein Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1986   Karl Bornstein Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

SELECTED  GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018   Into Action, Los Angeles, CA
2017   Cityscapes, George Billis Gallery, New York, NY
          ONE YEAR: The Art of Politics in LA, Brand Art Gallery, Glendale, CA
          Faultline: A Group Exhibition at the Brewery Arts Complex, Los Angeles, CA
          Everyone is Hypnotized: Artists dérive the Bay Area, ProArts, Oakland, CA
          Small Works, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
          Summer Show, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
          Body Language: Figuration in Modern and Contemporary Art, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
2016   The Known Universe, Root Division, San Francisco, CA
          Collaborations, Santa Monica College Art Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
          Correspondence/Correspondencia, CTRL+SHFT Collective, Oakland, CA
          A Fine Line: Masterwork Drawings, Paul Mahder Gallery, Healdsburg, CA
          Small Works, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2015   ArtKarlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Germany
          Art on Paper, Pier 38, New York, NY
          Pure Monotype, International Print Center, New York, NY
          Shadow Play: Works from the Permanent Collection, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
2014   Group Show, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
          Gallery Artists, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
          Architecture Digested, El Camino College Art Gallery,Torrance, CA
2013   Summer Group Show, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2012   Small Paintings Group Show, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2010   Real and Hyper-Real, San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
          Made in Tucson, Tucson MOCA, Tucson, AZ
          Selections from the Permanent Collection, Tucson MOCA, Tucson, AZ
          Gallery Artists, Summer, Hespe Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2009   Forms and Symbols, University Art Museum, UCSB, Santa Barbara, CA
          Return to Painting, Hespe Gallery, San Francisco, CA
          Draw the Line, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica CA
          Passione: Group Show, Galerie Michael Heufelder; Munich Germany
          Arizona Biennial, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
2008   Dimitri Kozyrev/Tim Siqin/Lawrence Gipe, Park Ave. Projects, Tucson, AZ
          Summer in Chelsea, Winston-Wächter Fine Art, New York, NY
          Drawn, MOCA Tucson, Tucson, AZ Paper Beings, Hespe Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2007   Arizona Biennial, Tucson Museum of Art, AZ
          Winston-Wächter Fine Art, Seattle, WA
          Im(press)ions: Contemporary Prints, Edward Cella Art+Architecture, Santa Barbara, CA
2006   No Fancy TitlesRandall Scottt Gallery, Washington DC
          Sliding Scale, Winston-Wächter Fine Art, NY
2005   No Apologies for Breathing, Jack the Pelican Presents, Brooklyn, New York
          North by Northwest, Hunsaker/Schlesinger Fine Art, Santa Monica, CA          
          Work from Atelier Richard Tullis, Laurie Frank Gallery, Santa   Monica, California
          Surfaced, Byron Cohen Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri
2004   Selections , San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, California    
          25th Anniversary Show, Modernism Gallery, San Francisco, California
2003   Defying Gravity, North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC
2002   Contemporary Narratives: Lawrence Gipe, Carrie Mae Weems, Julie Heffernan,
          JohnWalker, Bentley Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
2001   Acquisitions from the Tullis Workshop, University Art Museum, University of Southern California, Santa Barbara, CA
          Diabolical Beauty: Lawrence Gipe, David Levinthal, Dinh Q. Lee, etc. Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA
2000   American Images:Lawrence Gipe, Robert Frank, Ed Ruscha, Vik Muniz, Andy Warhol, etc. Alan Koppel Gallery, Chicago, IL          
          Private to Public: Gifts from the Norton Foundation Boise Art Museum, Boise, Idaho

HONORS & AWARDS

2018   Artist-in-Residence, Studio System II, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA
2017   Curator-in Residence Award, ProArts Gallery, Oakland, CA
2016   Curatorial Proposal Award, Root Division, San Francisco, CA
2013   Confluencenter Faculty Innovation Grant, University of Arizona
2012   International Travel Grant, University of Arizona
2011   Artist-in-residence, Fountainhead residency, Miami, FL
2009   Artist-in-Residence, Tucson MOCA
2001-2002 GSA Commission, Murals for the Lobby of the Federal Reserve Bank Headquarters Atlanta, GA
1995   National Endowment of the Arts Fellowship, Works on Paper
1989   National Endowment of the Arts Fellowship, Painting

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL
Block Museum of Art, Northwestern University, Evanston, IN
Boise Art Museum, Boise, ID
Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY
Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH
Federal Reserve Board Collection, Washington, D.C.
High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, MO
Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, MN
Norton Museum of Art, Palm Beach, FL
Oakland Museum of Art, Oakland, CA
Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando, FL
Polk Museum of Art, Lakeland, FL
Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, FL
San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
University Art Museum, UCSB, Santa Barbara, CA
Yale University Library, MA
Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA
Zimmerli Archive, Rutgers University, Rutgers, NJ