Richard Richard - Biography - Louis K. Meisel Gallery
Sunduster, 1980
Born:

1934, Hoquiam, WA


Resides
:

Oakland, CA


Education
:

1962
Mills College, Oakland, CA; M.F.A.
1958
California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA; B.F.A.


Solo Exhibitions


1957
Lucien Labaudt Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1963
Richmond Art Center, Richmond, CA
1964
Berkeley Gallery, Berkeley, CA
1965
Valparaiso University, Valparaiso, IN
1966
Berkeley Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1967
University of Omaha, Omaha, NE
1968
Berkeley Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1971
O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY
1973
O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY
1975
O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY
1976
Galerie de Gestlo, Hamburg, West Germany
1976
John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1978
O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY
1981
O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY
1983
O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY
1986
O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY
1989
O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY
1993
Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY
1994
O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY
1997
O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY
2005
John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA, Mar. 31 - April 30
2006
Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY, April 1 – 22
2008
Bernarducci Meisel Gallery, New York, NY, October 2 – November 1


Group Exhibitions
:

1957
"California Sculptors Annual," Oakland Art Museum, Oakland, CA
1957
"Northern California Painters Annual," Oakland Art Museum,
Oakland, CA
1960
"Watercolor/Graphics Annual," Richmond Art Center, Richmond, CA
1961
"SFAA Annual," San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San
Francisco, CA
1962
Denver Museum of Art, Denver, CO
1962
San Francisco State College, San Francisco, CA
1962
"SFAA Annual," San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San
Francisco, CA
1963
"12th Annual Painting and Sculpture Exhibition," Richmond Art
Center, Richmond, CA
1963
Berkeley Gallery, Berkeley, CA
1964
"13th Annual Painting and Sculpture Exhibition," Richmond Art
Center, Richmond, CA
1964
"Max 24," Purdue University, Lafayette, IN
1964
"Winter Invitational," California Palace of the Legion of
Honor, San Francisco, CA
1965
Mills College, Oakland, CA
1966
"Kingsley Annual," E.B. Crocker Art Gallery, Sacramento, CA
1966-68
"East Bay Realists," San Francisco Art Institute, San
Francisco, CA; traveling exhibition
1967
"30th Anniversary Exhibition," Richmond Art Center, CA
1967
"80 Contemporaries in the West," University of Arizona,
Phoenix, AZ
1967
"Four Painters," California State College, Hayward, CA
1969
"A Decade of Accomplishment: American Drawings and Prints of
the 1960's," Bell Telephone Company, Chicago, IL
1969
Berkeley Gallery, Berkeley, CA
1969
"California Painters," Northern University of Illinois, DeKalb,
IL
1969
"Contemporary American Painting and Sculpture 1969," Krannert
Art Museum, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL
1969
Phyllis Kind Gallery, Chicago, IL
1969
University of Nevada, Reno, NV
1969
"Views of Sacramento," Artist's Contemporary Gallery,
Sacramento, CA
1970
"Beyond the Actual - Contemporary California Painting," Pioneer
Museum and Haggin Gallery, Stockton, CA
1970
"Directly Seen - New Realism in California," Newport Harbor Art
Museum, Balboa, CA
1970
"Expo `70," Osaka, Japan
1970
"People Painters," University of California, Davis, CA
1970
"The Cool Realists," Jack Glenn Gallery, Corona del Mar, CA
1970
The Highway, Institute of Contemporary Art, University of
Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
1970
"Twenty-Two Realists," Whitney Museum of American Art, New
York, NY
1970
"West Coast `70," E.B. Crocker Art Gallery, Sacramento, CA
1971
"Neue Amerikanische Realisten," Galerie de Gestlo, Hamburg,
West Germany
1971
"New Realism," State University College, Potsdam, NY
1971
"Radical Realism," Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL
1971-73
"36 California Painters," Michael Walls Gallery, San Francisco,
CA; travelling exhibition to New Zealand and Australia
1972
"32 Realists," Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH
1972
"California Representation: Eight Painters in Documenta 5,"
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
1972
"Documenta 5," Neue Galerie and Museum Fridericianum, Kassel,
West Germany
1972
"Documenta and No-Documenta Realists," Galerie de Gestlo,
Hamburg, West Germany
1972
"L'Hyperrealisme Americains," Galerie de 4 Mouvements, Paris,
France
1972
"Realism Now," Katonah Gallery, Katonah, NY
1972
"Sharp-Focus Realism," Sidney Janis Gallery, New York, NY
1972
"The Realist Revival," New York Cultural Center, New York, NY
1972
"The State of California Painting," Govett-Brewster Gallery,
New Plymouth, New Zealand
1972
"Working in California," Albright Knox Gallery, Buffalo, NY
1972-73
"Amerikanischer Fotorealismus," Wurttenbergischer Kunstverein;
Frankfurt Kunstverein; Kunst und Museumsverein Wuppertal,
West Germany
1973
"Amerikansk Realism," Lunds Konsthall, Lunds, Sweden
1973
"Decade," Civic Arts Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA
1973
"East Coast/West Coast/New Realism," San Jose State University,
San Jose, CA
1973
"Ekstrem Realisme," Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek,
West Germany
1973
"Hyperrealisme," Galerie Isy Brachot, Brussels, Belgium
1973
"Hyperrealistes Americains," Galerie Arditti, Paris, France
1973
"Iperrealisti Americani," Galeria Medusa, Rome, Italy
1973
"Kunst Nach Wirklichkeit ein Neuer Realismus in Amerika und in
Europe," Kunstverein, Hannover, West Germany
1973
"Mit Kamera, Pinsel und Spritzpistole," Ruhrfestspiele,
Recklinghausen, West Germany
1973
"Photo Realism 1973," Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY
1973
"Photo-Realisme," Serpentine Gallery, London, England
1973
"Separate Realities," Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los
Angeles, CA
1973
"The Super-Realist Vision," De Cordova Museum, Lincoln, MA
1973-74
"Hyperrealisme: Maitres Americains et Europeens," Galerie Isy
Brachot, Brussels, Belgium
1973-78
"The Stuart M. Speiser Collection of Photo-Realism," Louis K.
Meisel Gallery, New York, NY; travelling to: Herbert F.
Johnson Museum, Ithaca, NY; Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester,
NY; Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, MA; Allentown
Art Museum, Allentown, PA; University of Colorado Art Museum,
Boulder, CO; University of Texas Art Museum, Austin, TX;
Witte Memorial Museum, San Antonio, TX; Brooks Memorial
Museum, Memphis, TN; Krannert Museum, Champaign, IL;
University of Kansas Museum of Art, Lawrence, KS; Paine Art
Center, Oshkosh, WI; Edwin A. Ulrich Museum, Wichita State
University, Wichita, KS; Tampa Bay Art Center, Tampa, FL;
Rice University, Sewall Art Gallery, Houston, TX; Tulane
University, New Orleans, LA
1974
"Aspects of the Figure," Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
1974
"California Climate," Root Art Center, Hamilton College,
Clinton, NY
1974
"Contemporary American Paintings from the Lewis Collection,"
Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, DE
1974
"Hyperrealistes Americains, Realistes Europeens," Centre
National d'Art Contemporain, Paris, France; Museum Boymans
Van Beuningen, Rotterdam, Netherlands
1974
"Living American Artists and The Figure," Pennsylvania State
University Museum of Art, University Park, PA
1974
"New/Photo Realism," Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT
1974
"The Horse in Art," Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara,
CA
1974
"Tokyo Biennale `74," Tokyo, Japan
1974
"Watercolors and Drawings - American Realists," Louis K. Meisel
Gallery, New York, NY
1975
"American Realism," Reed College, Portland, OR
1975
"New Realist Painting in California," John Berggruen Gallery,
San Francisco, CA
1975
O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY
1975
"The New Realism: Rip-off or Reality?" Edwin A. Ulrich Museum
of Art, Wichita State University, Wichita, KS
1975-76
"Super Realism," Baltimore Museum, Baltimore, MD
1976
"Amerikanske Realister," Galerie Arnesen, Copenhagen, Denmark
1976
"Cows," Queens Museum, Flushing, NY
1976
"Painting and Sculpture in California: The Modern Era," San
Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA;
Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC
1976
"Photo-Realist Watercolors," Neuberger Museum, State University
of New York, Purchase, NY
1976
"Works on Paper," Galerie de Gestlo, Hamburg, West Germany
1976-78 " Aspects of Realism," Rothman's of Pall Mall Canada Ltd.,
Stratford, Ontario; travelling to: Vancouver Centennial Museum,
Vancouver; Glenbow Alberta Institute, Calgary, Alberta; Mendel
Art Gallery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan; Winnepeg Art Gallery,
Winnipeg, Manitoba; Edmonton Art Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta;
Memorial University Art Gallery, St. John's, Newfoundland;
Confederation Art Gallery, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island;
Musee d'Art Contemporain, Montreal, Quebec; Dalhousie
University Art Gallery, Halifax, Nova Scotia; Windsor Art
Gallery, Windsor, Ontario; London Art Gallery and McIntosh
Memorial Art Gallery, London, Ontario; Art Gallery of Hamilton,
Hamilton, Ontario
1976-78
"Realist's Prints," travelling exhibition organized by the
Australian Council, North Sydney; touring Australian museums
1977
"30 Years of American Art: 1945-1975, Selections from the
Permanent Collection," Whitney Museum of American Art, New
York, NY
1977
"A Comparative Study of Nineteenth Century California,
Paintings and Contemporary California Realism," California
State University, Chico, CA
1977
"American Paintings and Drawings," John Berggruen Gallery, San
Francisco, CA
1977
"Masters of Watercolor," O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY
1977
"New Realism: Modern Art Form," Boise Gallery of Art, Boise, ID
1977-78
"Illusion and Reality," Australian National Gallery, Canberra;
traveling to: Western Australia Art Gallery, Perth;
Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane; Art Gallery of New South
Wales, Sydney; Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide;
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne; Tasmanian Museum of
Art Gallery, Hobart
1978-79
"American Drawing," Minnesota Museum of Art, St. Paul, MN
1979
"America in the 70's as Depicted by Artists in the Richard
Brown Baker Collection," Meadowbrook Art Gallery, Oakland
University, Rochester, MI
1979-80
"Reflections of Realism," Museum of Albuquerque, NM
1980
"Photo-Realist Painting in California: A Survey," Santa Barbara
Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
1980
"The Figurative Tradition and The Whitney Museum of American
Art: Painting and Sculpture from the Permanent Collection,"
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1980
"The Morton G. Neumann Family Collection, National Gallery of
Art," Washington, DC
1981
"Animals in American Art: 1880's - 1980's," Nassau County
Museum of Fine Arts, Roslyn, NY
1981
"Changes: Art in America 1881-1981," Marquette University,
Milwaukee, WI
1981
Proctor Art Center, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
1981
"Real, Really Real, Super Real: Directions in Contemporary
Realism," San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX
1981
"The Image in American Painting and Sculpture: 1950-1980,"
Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH
1981-83
"Contemporary American Realism Since 1960," Pennsylvania
Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA; traveling exhibition
1982
"Northern California Art of the Sixties," De Saisset Museum,
University of Santa Clara, Santa Clara, CA
1982
"Northern California Realist Painters," Redding Museum,
Redding, CA
1982
Sawhill Gallery, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA
1982
"Self-Portraits," Allan Frumkin Gallery, New York, NY
1982
"The West As Art," Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs, CA
1983
"American Super Realism from the Morton G. Neumann Family
Collection," Terra Museum of American Art, Evanston, IL
1983
"American Superrealism From the Morton G. Neumann Collection,"
Terra Museum of American Art, Evanston, IL
1983
"Contemporary American Realism," Foster Goldstrom Gallery,
Dallas, TX
1983
"Contemporary Images: Watercolor 1983," University of
Wisconsin-Oshkosh, Oshkosh, WI
1983
"Directions in Bay Area Painting: A Survey of Three Decades:
1940's - 1960's," Richard L. Nelson Gallery, University of
California, Davis, CA
1983
"Drawings by Fifty California Artists," Modernism, San
Francisco, CA
1983
Morgan Gallery, Kansas City, MO
1983
"On Paper," Jeremy Stone Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1983
"Realism Now," Museum of Modern Art, Saitama, Japan
1983
"Thanking the Muse," Morgan Gallery, Kansas City, MO
1983
"The American Photorealists," Fischer Fine Art, London, England
1983
"The Horse Show," Freidus Gallery, New York, NY
1983
"Watercolor in America," Joseloff Gallery, Hartford Art School,
University of Hartford, Hartford, CT
1983-85
"Assignment: Aviation-The Stuart M. Speiser Photo-Realist
Collection," Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition:
Anchorage Historical & Fine Arts Museum, AK, 1/1-1/31/83;
Denver Museum of Natural History, CO, 7/23-9/4; Maryland
Science Center, Baltimore, MD, 9/24-11/6; Columbus Museum
of Arts & Sciences, GA, 11/26/83-1/8/84; Neville Public
Museum, Green Bay, WI, 1/28-3/11; The Dane G. Hanson Memorial
Museum, Logan, KS, 3/31-5/13; Longview Museum & Art Center,
TX, 6/2-7/15; Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, CO 8/4-9/16;
Springfield Art Museum, MO, 10/6-11/18; Fine Arts Center at
Cheekwood, Nashville, TN, 12/8/84-3/24/85; Historical &
Creative Arts Center, Lufkin, TX, 4/13-5/26; Amarillo Art
Center, TX, 6/15-7/28; Santa Fe Community College Art
Gallery, Gainesville, FL, 10/19-12/1
1983-85
"West Coast Realism," Laguna Beach Museum of Art, Laguna Beach,
CA; traveling exhibition
1984
"America Seen: Contemporary American Artists View America,"
Adams Middleton Gallery, Dallas, TX
1984
"Animals! Animals! Animals!," Stamford Museum and Nature
Center, Stamford, CT
1984
Galerie Jean-Pierre Lavignes, Paris, France
1984
"San Francisco Bay Area Painting," Sheldon Memorial Art
Gallery, Lincoln, NE
1985
"American Realism," William Sawyer Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1985
"American Realism: The Precise Image," Isetan Museum of Art,
Tokyo, Japan; traveling exhibition in Japan
1985
"Animals: Contemporary Visions," Robert L. Kidd Galleries,
Birmingham, MI
1985
"Focus on Realism: Selections from the Collection of Glenn C.
Janss," Boise Gallery of Art, Boise, ID
1985
"Fortissimo! Thirty Years from the Richard Brown Baker
Collection of Contemporary Art," Museum of Art, Rhode Island
School of Design, Providence, RI; travelling to: San Diego
Museum of Art, San Diego, CA; Portland Museum of Art,
Portland, OR
1985
"Photorealist Watercolors: Robert Bechtle, Ralph Goings,
Richard McLean," Acme Art, San Francisco, CA
1985
"Realism: Contemporary Americans," Hooks-Epstein Galleries,
Houston, TX
1985-87
"American Realism: Twentieth-Century Drawings and Watercolors
from the Glenn C. Janss Collection, San Francisco Museum of
Modern Art," San Francisco, CA; traveling exhibition
1986-87
"The Sturman Collection: Twentieth-Century Works On Paper,
Tucson Museum of Art," Tucson, AZ
1987
"Fifty-First National Midyear Exhibition," Butler Institute of
American Art, Youngstown, OH
1987
"Mainstream America: The Collection of Phil Desind," Butler
Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH
1987
"Realism: The New Generation," R.H. Love Modern, Chicago, IL
1987
"The Hot Centre: Contemporary Art Selected by Ivan Karp,"
Norton Center for the Arts, Centre College, Danville, KY
1988
"American Realism: Twentieth Century Drawings and Watercolors
The Glenn C. Janss Collection," Boise Art Museum, Boise, ID
1988
"Selections from The Ellen and Jerome Westheimer Collection,"
Oklahoma Art Center, Oklahoma City, OK
1988
"Spanish Watercolors: Robert Bechtle and Richard McLean,"
Wiegand Gallery, Belmont, CA
1988
"Tortue is O.K.," Tortue Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1988
"Works On Paper," John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1990
"Amerikansk Fotoreslism," Art Now Gallery, Gothenburg, Sweden,
October 20 - November 25
1990
"California A-Z and Return," The Butler Institute of American Art,
Youngstown, OH
1990
"Styles, Strands & Sequences: American Realist Paintings &
Drawings, 1912-1990 from the Philip Desind Collection,"
University Gallery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
1991
"Photorealism: The Early Years," Isidore Ducasse Fine Arts,
New York, NY
1991
"In Sharp Focus: Super-Realism," Nassau County Museum of Art,
Roslyn, NY, April 15 - July 7, catalog
1991-92
"Photo-Realism: Revisited," Museum of Art, Ft. Lauderdale, FL,
Nov. 22, 1991 - Jan. 19, 1992
1996
“Paper Work,” Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY, Feb. 3 - 24
1997
“Photorealism,” Jaffe Baker Gallery, Boca Raton, FL, Jan. 9-31
“Photorealists,” Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA, October 2 - November 25
1998
"25th Anniversary Exhibition: Major Works by the Photorealists,"
Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY, April 4 - May 16
2000
"The Photorealists," Center For the Arts, Vero Beach, FL
July 22 - September 10
2001
"Illusion and Reality: Hyper-Realism Painting in Korea and
America," Samsung Museum of Modern Art, Seoul, South Korea,
March 3 - April 29
2001
"This is America: American Photorealists," Aarhus Kunstmuseum,
Arhus, Denmark, September 1 - November 25
2002
"Photorealism: The Liff Collection," Naples Museum of Art,
Philharmonic Center for the Arts, Naples, FL, Jan. 25 - June 2
2002
“Photorealism at the Millennium: Vintage Photorealists,”
Bernarducci.Meisel.Gallery, New York, NY, Oct. 5-26
2003
“Iperrealisti,” Chiostro del Bramante, Rome, Italy,
April 5 – June 29
2003
“Hyperréalismes USA 1965-1975,” Musée d’Art Moderne et
Contemporain, Strasbourg, France, June 27 – October 5
2004
“Get Real: Photorealist Prints from the James W. Hyams
Collection,” Marsh Art Gallery, University of Richmond,
Richmond, VA, January 23 – March 5
2004
"Some Photorealism," Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY
May 8 - 27
2004-05
“American Photorealism,” traveling exhibition, Japan: Iwate Museum
of Art, April 4 – May 16; Iwaki City Art Museum, May 23 –
July 4; Kumamoto Prefectural Museum of Art, July 16 –
September 5; Hakodate Museum of Art, Hokkaido, September 12 –
November 7; Also to Jane Vorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers,
The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick,
Dec. 12, 2004 – March 27, 2005
2004-05
“An American Odyssey 1945-1980 (Debating Modernism),” traveling
exhibition, Spain: Circulo de Bellas Artes, Madrid, April 13 –
May 30; Domus Artium 2002, Salamanca, June 10 – July 31;
Kiosco Alfonso, A Coruña, September 2 – October 2; Also to
Queensborough Community College Art Gallery, Bayside, NY,
October 24, 2004 – January 15, 2005
2005
"Vintage Masterpieces of Photorealism", Louis K. Meisel Gallery,
New York, NY March 5- 26
2005
“Doubletake: Photorealism From The 1960’s & 1970’s”, The Rose Art
Museum Of Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, May 19 – July 31
2005
Group Show, Galerie Patrice Trigano, Paris, NY, Sept. 7 - Oct. 4 and viewing at le F.I.A.C Oct.5 - 10
“Horse Show”, Silas Marder Gallery, Bridgehampton, NY, 20 Aug – 19 Sept
Galerie Patrice Trigano, Paris, NY, Sept. 7 - Oct. 4 and viewing at le F.I.A.C Oct.5 - 10
2005/6
“Photorealism, Then and Now”, Elaine Baker Gallery, Boca Raton, Dec 8- Jan 9
2008
“Recent Acquisitions”, Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York, NY, February 1 – March 31


SELECTED BOOKS


Kultermann, Udo. New Realism, New York: New York Graphic Society, 1972, p.8,15,18,20.
Brachot, Isy, ed., Hyperrealisme. Brussels: Imprimeries F. Van Buggenhoudt, 1973.
Chase, Linda. Les Hyperrealistes Americains. Paris, France: Editions Filipacchi, 1973.
Sager, Peter. Neue Formen des Realismus. Verlag M. DuMont Schauberg, 1973, (illustration).
Who's Who in American Art. New York, Bowker, R.R., 1973.
Romana Libri Alfabeto. L`lperrealismo italo Medusa. Rome, 1974.
Abadie, Daniel. L`Hyperrealisme Americain, Petite Encyclopedie de l`Art, vol. 113, Paris: Gernand Hazan, 1975, (illustration).
Battcock, Gregory, ed., Super Realism, A Critical Anthology, New York: E.P. Dutton, 1975.
Chase, Linda. Hyperrealisme. New York: Rizzoli, 1975.
Kultermann, Udo. Neue Formen des Bildes. West Germany: Verlag Ernst Wasmuth, 1975.
Lucie-Smith, Edward. Late Modern - The Visual Arts Since 1945. 2nd Edition, New York: Praeger, 1975.
Rose, Barbara, ed., Readings in American Art: 1900-1975, New York: Praeger, 1975.
Honisch, Dieter and Jens Christian Jensen. Amerikanische Kunst von 1945 bis Heute. Cologne, West Germany: DuMont Buchverlag, 1976.
Kultermann, Udo. The New Painting. Westview Press, 1976.
Who's Who in American Art. New York, Bowker, R.R., 1976.
Wilmerding, John. American Art. Harmondsworth, England: Penguin, 1976.
Battcock, Gregory. Why Art. New York: E.P. Dutton, 1977.
Cummings, Paul. Dictionary of Contemporary American Artists (3rd Edition).
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1977.
Lucie-Smith, Edward. Art Now: From Abstract Expressionism to Superrealism. New York: William Morrow & Co. Inc., 1977.
Lucie-Smith, Edward. Super Realism. Phaidon Press Ltd., 1979.
Lindey, Christine. Superrealist Painting and Sculpture. New York: William Morrow & Co. Inc., 1980.
Meisel, Louis K. Photorealism. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1980.
Broder, Patricia Janis. The American West: The Modern Vision. Boston: New York Graphic Society Book, Little, Brown & Co., 1984.
Meisel, Louis K. Photorealism since 1980. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1993.
Meisel, Louis K. Photorealism at the Millennium. New York: Harry N. Abrams,
2002.
Cempellin, Leda. L’Iperrealismo “Fotografico” Americano In Pittura.
Padua, Italy: Coop. Libraria Editrice Università di Padova, 2004.


SELECTED CATALOGUES


Shipley, James R.; Weller, Allen S. introduction to Contemporary American Painting and Sculpture 1969. Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL, 1969.
Brewer, Donald. introduction to Beyond the Actual - Contemporary California Realist Painting. Pioneer Museum and Haggin Galleries, Stockton, CA, 1970.
Brown, Denise Scott; Venturi, Robert. The Highway. Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1970.
Monte, James. introduction to Twenty-Two Realists. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, 1970.
Goldsmith, Benedict. New Realism. Brainerd Hall Art Gallery, State University College, Potsdam, NY, 1971.
Karp, Ivan C. introduction to Radical Realism. Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL, 1971.
Abadie, Daniel. introduction to Hyperrealistes americains. Galerie des Quatre Mouvements, Paris, France, 1972.
Amaya, Mario. Realism Now. New York Cultural Center, New York, NY, 1972.
Amman, Jean Christophe. introduction to Documenta 5. Neue Galerie and Museum Fridericianum, Kassel, West Germany, 1972.
Janis, Sidney. introduction to Sharp-Focus Realism. Sidney Janis Gallery, New York, NY, 1972.
Schneede, Uwe; Hoffman, Heinz. Introduction to Amerikanischer Fotorealismus. Wurttembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart, West Germany, 1972.
Alloway, Lawrence. intoduction to Photo-Realism. Serpentine Gallery, London, England, 1973.
Becker, Wolfgang. introduction to Kunst nach Wirklichkeit. Kunstverein, Hannover, West Germany, 1973.
Dali, Salvador. introduction to Grands maitres hyperrealistes americains. Galerie des Quatre Mouvements, Paris, France, 1973.
Dreiband, Laurence. Notes to Separate Realities. Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 1973.
Hogan, Carroll Edwards. introduction to Hyperrealistes americains. Galerie Arditti, Paris, France, 1973.
Lamagna, Carlo. foreword to The Super-Realist Vision, De Cordova and Dana Museum, Lincoln, MA, 1973.
Marshall, Kerry. introduction to Decade. Civic Arts Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA, 1973.
Photo-Realism 1973: The Stuart M. Speiser Collection. Louis K. Meisel, New York, 1973.
Radde, Bruce. introduction to East Coast/West Coast/New Realism. University Art Gallery, California State University, San Jose, CA, 1973.
Sims, Patterson. introduction to Realism Now. Katonah Gallery, Katonah, NY, 1973.
Chase, Linda. "Photo-Realism" in Tokyo Biennale 1974. Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Art, Tokyo, Japan, 1974.
Clair, Jean; Abadie, Daniel; Becker, Wolfgang; Restany, Pierre.
Introduction to Hyperrealistes americains-realistes europeens. Centre National d'Art Contemporain, Paris, France, 1974.
Coward, Jack. New Photo Realism, Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT, 1974.
Henning, Edward B. introduction to Aspects of the Figure. Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH, 1974.
Wyrick Jr., Charles. introduction to Contemporary American Paintings from the Lewis Collection. Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, DE, 1974.
Richardson, Brenda. introduction to Super Realism. Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD, 1975.
Chase, Linda. "U.S.A." in Aspects of Realism. Rothman's of Pall Mall Canada Ltd., 1976.
Doty, Robert. Contemporary Images in Watercolor. Akron Art Institute, Akron, OH, 1976.
Cummings, Paul. American Drawings 1927-1977. Minnesota Museum of Art, St. Paul, MN, 1977.
Karp, Ivan C. introduction to New Realism: Modern Art Form. Boise Gallery of Art, Boise, ID, 1977.
Stringer, John. introduction to Illusion and Reality. Australian Gallery Directors' Council, North Sydney, N.S.W., 1977.
Landis, Ellen. introduction to Reflections of Realism. Museum of Albuquerque, Albuquerque, NM, 1979.
Stokes, Charlotte. As Artists See It: America in the 70's. Meadowbrook Art Gallery, Oakland University, Rochester, MI, 1979.
Carr, Carolyn Kinder. The Image in American Painting and Sculpture: 1950-1980. Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH, 1981.
Goodyear, Frank. Contemporary American Realism Since 1960. New York Graphic Society, Boston, MA, 1981.
Stigliano, Phyllis; Parente, Janice. Animals in American Art 1880's - 1980's. Nassau County Museum of Fine Arts, Roslyn, NY, 1981.
Lagoria, Georgianna M. Northern California Art of the Sixties. De Saisset Museum, University of Santa Clara, Santa Clara, CA, 1982.
Self-Portraits. Allan Frumkin Gallery, New York, NY, 1982.
Trenton, Patricia Jean. The West As Art. Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs, CA, 1982.
Baird Jr., Joseph Armstrong. ed. Directions in Bay Area Painting: A Survey of Three Decades: 1940's - 1960's. Richard L. Nelson Gallery, University of California, Davis, CA, 1983.
Chase Linda. introduction to American Super Realism from the Morton G. Neumann Family Collection. Terra Museum of American Art, Evanston, IL, 1983.
Contemporary Images, Watercolor 1983. University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh, WI, 1983.
Gamwell, Lynn. West Coast Realism. Laguna Beach Museum of Art, Laguna Beach, CA, 1983.
Realism Now. Museum of Modern Art, Saitama, Japan, 1983.
America Seen: Contemporary American Artists View America. Adams Middleton Gallery, Dallas, TX, 1984.
Neubert, George W. San Francisco Bay Area Painting. Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, Lincoln, NE, 1984.
Rasmussen, Gerald. introduction to Animals! Animals! Animals!. Stamford Museum and Nature Center, Stamford, CT, 1984.
Arthur, John. American Realism: The Precise Image. Isetan Museum of Art, Tokyo, Japan, Published by The Asahi Shimbun, 1985.
Martin, Alvin. American Realism: Twentieth-Century Drawings and Watercolors from the Glenn C. Janss Collection. San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art/Harry N. Abrams Publishers, New York, 1985.
Robinson, Franklin W. Fortissimo! Thirty Years from the Richard Brown Baker Collection of Contemporary Art. Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI, 1985.
Karp, Ivan C. introduction to The Sturman Collection: Twentieth-Century Works On Paper. Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ, 1986.
Zona, Louis. introduction to Mainstream America: The Collection of Phil Desind. Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH, 1987.
Gumerson, Jean. forward to Selections from The Ellen and Jerome Westheimer Collection. Oklahoma Art Center, Oklahoma City, OK, 1988.
Ward, John L. Styles, Strands & Sequences: Realist Paintings and Drawings from the Collection of Philip Desind. University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, 1990.
Zona, Louis. introduction to California A-Z And Return. Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH, 1990.
Swartz, Constance. introduction to In Sharp Focus: Super-Realism. Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbor, NY, 1991.
Van Baron, Judith & Betz, Margaret. Photorealists. Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA, 1997.
Illusion and Reality: Hyperrealism Painting in Korea and America.
Samsung Museum of Modern Art, Seoul, South Korea, March 3 - April 29,
2001, pp. 80-83.
Seeing Photographically: Photorealist Paintings (The Sydney and
Walda Besthoff Collection), with essay by Hanneke Grootenboer. New Orleans, LA, 2004, plates 9, 43 and 44.
American Photorealism. Traveling exhibition, Japan: Iwate Museum
of Art, April 4 – May 16; Iwaki City Art Museum, May 23 – July 4;
Kumamoto Prefectural Museum of Art, July 16 – September 5;
Hakodate Museum of Art, Hokkaido, September 12 – November 7;
Also to Jane Vorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers, The State
University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, Dec. 12, 2004 – March 27, 2005.
An American Odyssey 1945-1980 (Debating Modernism). Traveling
exhibition, Spain: Circulo de Bellas Artes, Madrid, April 13 – May 30; Domus Artium 2002, Salamanca, June 10 – July 31; Kiosco Alfonso, A Coruña, September 2 – October 2; Also to Queensborough Community College Art Gallery, Bayside, NY, October 24, 2004 – January 15, 2005, p. 270.


SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Breckenridge, Betty. "Reviews: San Francisco", Artforum, February 1963, p.45.
Magloff, Joanna. "Art News from San Francisco", ARTnews, April 1964, p.20.
Ventura, Anita. "Pop, Photo and Paint", Arts Magazine, April 1964, p.50-54.
Stiles, Knute. "Review", Artforum, December 1966. p.64.
Nilson, Karl Gustav. "Realism U.S.A.", Konstrevy, (Stockholm), November 2, 1969, No.2, p.68-71.
Davis, Douglas. "Return of the Real: Twenty-two Realists on View at New York's Whitney", Newsweek, February 23, 1970, p.105.
Ratcliff, Carter. "Twenty-two Realists Exhibit at the Whitney", Art International, April 1970, p.105.
Battcock, Gregory.
"Reviews", Art & Artists, September 1971, p.63.
Domingo, Willis. "Reviews", Arts Magazine, May 1971, p.55.
Genauer, Emily. "Art `72: The Picture is Brighter", New York Post, December 31, 1971.
Marandel, Patrice J. "The Deductive Image: Notes on Some Figurative Painters", Art International, September 1971, p.58-61.
Sager, Peter. "Neue Formen des Realismus", Magazin Kunst, 1971, p.2512-16.
Borden, Lizzie. "Cosmologies", Artforum, October 1972, p.45-50.
Borsick, Helen."Art & Artists: Realism to the Fore", Cleveland Plain Dealer, October 8, 1972.
Chase, Linda; Foote, Nancy; McBurnett, Ted. "The Photo-Realists: 12 Interviews", Art in America, November/December 1972, p.73-89.
Hickey, David. "Sharp Focus Realism", Art in America, March/April 1972, p.116-118.
Hughes, Robert. "The Realist as Corn God", Time Magazine, January 31, 1972, p.50-55.
Karp, Ivan C. "Rent Is the Only Reality, or the Hotel Instead of the Hymm", Arts Magazine, December 1972, p.47-51.
Kramer, Hilton. "And Now, Pop Art: Phase 11", New York Times, January 16, 1972.
Kurtz, Bruce. "Documenta 5: A Critical Preview", Arts Magazine, Summer 1972, p.34-41.
"La nouvelle coqueluche: L'hyperrealisme", L'Express, October 30, 1972.
Lerman, Leo. "Sharp-Focus Realism", Mademoiselle, March 1972, p.170-173.
Nemser, Cindy. "New Realism", Arts Magazine, November 1972, p.85.
Rosenberg, Harold. "The Art World", The New Yorker, February 2, 1972, p.88-93.
Seitz, William C. "The Real and the Artificial: Painting of the New Environment", Art in America, November/December 1972, p.58-72.
Wolmer, Denise. "In the Galleries", Arts Magazine, March 1972, p.57.
Allen, Barbara. "In and Around", Interview Magazine, November 1973, p.36.
Bell, Jane. "Stuart M. Speiser Collection", Arts Magazine, December 1973, p.57.
Chase, Linda. "Recycling Reality", Art Gallery Magazine, October 1973, p.75-82.
Hart, John. "A `hyperrealist' U.S. tour at La Medusa", Daily American, (Rome), February 8, 1973.
Kelley, Mary Lou. "Sharp-focus realism", Christian Science Monitor, October 25, 1973.
Levin, Kim. "The New Realism: A Synthetic Slice of Life", Opus International, June 1973, p.28-37.
Melville, Robert. "The Photograph as Subject", Architectural Review, May 1973, p.329-333.
Michael, Jacques. "Le super-realisme", Le Monde, February 6, 1973, p.23.
O'Neill, Mollie. "Ten Years at Walnut Creek", Artweek, October 20, 1973.
Perreault, John. "Airplane Art in a Head Wind", Village Voice, October 4, 1973.
Shere, Charles. "Bay Area Artists in Quandary", Oakland Tribune, October 14, 1973.
Chase, Linda. "The Connotation of Denotation", Arts Magazine, February 1974, p.38-41.
Coleman, A.D. "From Today Painting Is Dead", Camera 35, July 1974, p.34, 36-37,78.
Davis, Douglas. "Summing Up the Season", Newsweek, July 1, 1974, p.73.
Hughes, Robert. "An Omnivorous and Literal Dependence", Arts Magazine, June 1974, p.25-29.
Kelley, Mary Lou. "Pop Art Inspired Objective Realism", Christian Science Monitor, March 1, 1974.
Loring, John. "Photographic Illusionist Prints", Arts Magazine, February 1974, p.42-43.
Spector, Stephen. "The Super Realists", Architectural Digest, November/December 1974, p.85.
Tooker, Dan. "Interview: Richard McLean", Art International, September 1974, p.27, 40-41.
Albright, Thomas. "A Wide View of the New Realists", San Francisco Chronicle, February 6, 1975, p.38.
Lucie-Smith, Edward. "The Neutral Style", Art and Artists, August 1975, p.6-15.
Richard, Paul. "Whatever You Call It, Super Realism Comes On With A Flash", Washington Post, November 25, 1975, p.B1.
Albright, Thomas. "Wanted: A Figurative Study", San Francisco Chronicle, October 5, 1976.
Chase, Linda. "Photo-Realism: Post Modernist Illusionism", Art International, March/April 1976, p.14-27.
Fox, Mary. "Aspects of Realism", Vancouver Sun, September 21, 1976.
Fried, Alexander. "Three Artists Trying To Be Different", San Francisco Examiner, October 1, 1976, p.32.
Glasser, Penelope. "Aspects of Realism at Stratford", Art Magazine (Toronto), Summer 1976, p.22-29.
Linn, Phyllis. "Picture-Perfect Photo Realist Richard McLean", Classic: Magazine about Horses & Sports, April/May 1976, p.50-55.
Marlowe, John. "Richard McLean - An Interview", Current Magazine, September/October 1976, p.39.
McDonald, Robert. "Richard McLean and Robert Cottingham", Artweek, October 16, 1976, p.3,4.
Borlase, Nancy. "In Selecting a Common Domestic Object", Sydney Morning Herald, July 30, 1977.
Crossley, Mimi. "Review: Photo-Realism", Houston Post, December 9, 1977.
Makin, Jeffrey. "Realism from the Squad", Melbourne Sun, October 19, 1977, p.43.
McCracker, Peg. "The Illusion and Reality Show", Arts Melbourne and Art Almanac, December 1977.
Mackie, Alwynne. "New Realism and the Photographic Look", American Art Review, November 1978, p.72-79,132-134.
Kuspit, Donald B. "What's Real In Realism?", Art in America, September 1981, p.81,89,92.
Northwood, Bill. "They Paint What They See, Not What They Dream", The Museum of California Magazine: Oakland Museum, May/June 1982, p.13-16.
"Handsome Watercolors at U of H's Joseloff Gallery", Hartford Courant, November 13, 1983.
Debailleux, H.F. "Les hyper-duettistes", Liberation, (Paris), 20 June 1984.
"Richard McLean et Ralf Goings", Beaux Arts (Paris), June 1984.
"Toujours un peu plus vrai", Connaissance des Arts (Paris), June 1984.
Green, Roger. "Paintings of photographs: reality of realism", Times-Picayune, (New Orleans, LA), June 22, 1990, p.13.
Schwartz, Constance. "In Sharp Focus: Super-Realism," Sunstorm, April 1991, illus. p. 28.
“The Photorealists,” Savannah College of Art and Design-The Magazine, Fall/Winter 1997, pp. 33-34.


SELECTED COLLECTIONS


Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA
Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, NE
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
Oakland Art Museum, Oakland, CA
Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR
Milwaukee Art Center, Milwaukee, WI
Museum Boymans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Utrecht Museum of Contemporary Art, Utrecht, Netherlands
Kunstmuseum Hanover, Hanover, West Germany
R-L Canadian Fuel Inc., Toronto, Canada
Pacific Bell, Los Angeles, CA
Southland Corporation, Dallas, TX
Pacific Telesis, San Francisco, CA
Virlane Foundation, New Orleans, LA
E. Jean Belloni, Geneva, Switzerland
Dr. Peter Ludwig, Aachen, West Germany
Richard Brown Baker, New York, NY
Glenn Janss, Sun Valley, ID
Daniel Filipacchi, Paris, France
Sydney and Frances Lewis, Richmond, VA
Martin Margulies, Coconut Grove, FL
George Sturman, Las Vegas, NV
Richard and Gloria Manney, New York, NY

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Watsonville Truffle II, Oil on linen, 1992
Lynne's Brymar Shantytown, Oil on linen, 1991
Angus with Blue Butler, watercolor on paper, 1974
Standing Figures with Bag Lunch, oil on canvas, 1980
Sunduster, watercolor, 1980
R- Sir Prize, watercolor, 1975
Arbuckle Farmscape, oil on linen, 1998
Sour Grass Road, oil on linen, 2003
Diamond Tinker and Jet Chex, oil on canvas, 1977
Wester Tableau with Rhodesian Ridgeback (Trails West), oil on linen, 1993
North Country, watercolor on paper, 1997
Veronica's Shanghai Duchess, oil on linen, 1993
Cordelia Winter (Smiling Barn), oil on linen, 2002
Nicole's Smokey Doc, watercolor on paper, 1990
South Dakota Farmscape, oil on linen, 2001
The Depot, oil on linen, 2001
The Bee Farm #2, oil on panel, 2002
Greentree's Sole Gin, lithograph, 1972
T'N Sugar, watercolor on paper, 2011
Mackey Marie, oil on linen, 1971
Untitled Mt. Jefferson, oil on linen, 2002