GORDON COOK (1927-1985)

BIOGRAPHY

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ARTIST BIO

Selected Solo & Two Person Exhibitions


2010    Gordon Cook Unseen, Works from a Family Collection, ArtZone 461 Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2010    Gordon Cook, A Retrospective of Real Magic, Bolinas Museum, Bolinas, CA

2010    Gordon Cook Paintings, Works on Paper, and Sculpture, Krevsky Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2006    Paintings, Sculpture, Works on Paper, Charles Campbell Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2004    Works from the Estate, Charles Campbell Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1997    Manuel Neri - Gordon Cook, Campbell-Thiebeaud Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1992    Sketchbook Studies, Campbell-Thiebaud Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1991    Nathan Oliveira - Gordon Cook, Campbell-Thiebaud Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1988    Mostly Nudes, Charles Campbell Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1987    Paintings, Drawings, Sculpture, Charles Campbell Gallery, San Francisco, CA

           A Retrospective, Oakland Art Museum, Oakland, CA

1985    Art Museum of Santa Cruz County, Santa Cruz, California. (cat.)

           Figures, Charles Campbell Gallery, San Francisco.

1984    Recent Works, Charles Campbell Gallery, San Francisco.

           Smith Andersen Gallery, Palo Alto, California. The Point Richmond Series 1975-83 and Still Lifes.

           Paintings, drawings, and prints.

           Paintings and Sculpture, Pamela Auchincloss Gallery, Santa Barbara, California.

1983    The Delta Series, Charles Campbell Gallery, San Francisco.

1982    Paintings, Asher/Faure, Los Angeles.

1981    Charles Campbell Gallery, San Francisco.

1980    Charles Campbell Gallery, San Francisco.

1979    Constructions and Drawings, Smith Andersen Gallery, Palo Alto, California.

1978    Plywood Cutouts and Drawings, Charles Campbell Gallery, San Francisco.

1977    California State Stanislaus Art Gallery, Turlock.

1976    Paintings, Charles Campbell Gallery, San Francisco.

1975    Etchings, Paintings, and Drawings, Van Straaten Gallery, Chicago.

           Kunsthandel M. O. de Boer, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

1973    Paintings and Drawings, Charles Campbell Gallery, San Francisco.

1971    Paintings, Lithographs, and Etchings, John Bolles Gallery, San Francisco.

1970    Paintings, Lawson Galleries, San Francisco.

1966    San Francisco Museum of Art. Etchings. (cat.)

1964    Etchings, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco.

1953    Paintings, Prints, and Drawings. Porpoise Gallery, San Francisco.


Selected Group Exhibitions


1986    Life Drawing - 1980s: Seven San Francisco Artists, Charles Campbell Gallery, San Francisco. (cat.)

1985    The Moses Lasky Graphics Collection, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco. (cat.)

           American Realism: Twentieth-Century Drawings and Watercolor from the Glenn C. Janss Collections,

           San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. (cat.)

1984    San Francisco Bay Area Painting, Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, University of Nebraska, Lincoln. (cat.)

           Three California Painters (Gordon Cook, Fred Reichman, Corda Eby), Forum Gallery, New York

1983    Figure Drawings: Five San Francisco Artists, Charles Campbell Gallery, San Francisco (cat.)

           California Drawings: Drawings by 50 California Artists, Modernism, San Francisco.

1982    Gordon Cook, Wayne Thiebaud, and David Beck, Allan Stone Gallery, New York.

1977    The Chosen Object: European and American Still Life, Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, Nebraska. (cat.)

           Mark Adams, Gordon Cook, Beth Van Hoesen - Work on Paper, Smith Andersen Gallery, Palo Alto, California.

1976    Thirty Years of American Printmaking, The Brooklyn Museum. (cat.)

1974    Gordon Cook, Thomas Hardy, Charles Campbell Gallery, San Francisco.

1973    New Drawings: Elmer Bischoff, Joan Brown, Cordon Cook, George Lloyd, Charles Campbell Gallery, San Francisco.

1972    West Coast ‘72: Painters & Sculptors, E.B. Crocker Art Gallery, Sacramento, California. (cat.)

1966    Contemporary Prints from Northern California, Oakland Art Museum’s Kaiser Gallery. Organized by Oakland Art

           Museum for the Art in Embassies Program of the United States Department of State. (cat.)

1963    Eighty-Second Annual Exhibition of the San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco Museum of Art. (cat.)

1962    Six Printmakers of the Bay Area, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts, California Palace of the Legion of Honor,

           San Francisco. (cat.)

           The Nude: Graphics by 5 Artists, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts, California Palace of the Legion of Honor,

           San Francisco.

1961    Twenty-Fourth Annual Drawing, Print and Sculpture Exhibition of the San Francisco Art Association,

           San Francisco Museum of Art. (cat.)

1960    Bay Printmakers Society Sixth National Exhibition, Oakland Art Museum. (cat.)

1959    Prints by Bay Area Artists, No. 2  (Gordon Cook, Karl Kasten, Beth Van Hoesen), San Francisco Museum of Art.

1958    Bay Printmakers Society Fourth National Exhibition , Oakland Art Museum. (cat.)

           Twenty-Second Annual Drawing and Print Exhibition of the San Francisco Art Association,

           San Francisco Museum of Art. (cat.)

1957    Bay Printmakers Society Third National Exhibition of Prints, Oakland Art Museum. (cat.)

           Annual Watercolor, Drawing and Print Exhibition of the San Francisco Art Association,

           San Francisco Museum of Art. (cat.)

1956    The Bay Printmakers Society Second National Exhibition, Oakland Art Museum.

           Twentieth Annual Drawing and Print Exhibition of the San Francisco Art Association, San Francisco

           Museum of Art.  Purchase prize. (cat.)

           Ten Years of American Prints 1947-1956, The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY. (cat.)

1955    Bay Printmakers Society First National Exhibition of Prints, Oakland Art Museum, Special Mention. (cat.)

1951    Twenty-First Annual Exhibitions, Springfield Art Museum, Missouri.

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