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Ron NAGLE | Slade

 
NAGLE, Ron
USA 1939
Slade
Ceramic object 2003
Ceramic
porcelain with overglaze enamel
13.3 (h) x 19.0 (w) x 19.0 (d) cm
NGA 2004.273
VIEW: PROVENANCE |

Oakland, California, United States
born San Francisco, California, United States, 1939

Training

1961  Bachelor of Fine Arts, San Francisco State College, CA

Current related professional work

Professor of Art, Mills College, Oakland, CA

Selected solo exhibitions

Dilexi Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 1968; Rolf Nelson Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 1968; Quay Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 1975, 1982, 1984; Yaw Gallery, Birmingham, MI, 1977; Adaline Kent Award Exhibition, San Francisco Art Institute, CA, 1978; Currents 4, St Louis Art Museum, MO, 1979; Matrix Gallery 1, University of California, Berkeley, CA, 1979; Charles Cowles Gallery, New York, NY, 1981, 1983, 1985, 1989; Delahunty Gallery, Dallas, TX, 1983; Betsy Rosenfeld Gallery, Chicago, IL, 1984; Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 1991, 1993, 1999; Michael Himovitz Gallery, Sacramento, CA, 1992; Bellas Artes Gallery, Santa Fe, NM, 1992; Ron Nagle: a survey exhibition 1960–1993, Mills College Art Gallery, Oakland, CA, and touring, 1993; Garth Clark Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 1995; Franklin Parrasch Gallery, New York, NY, 1995; Byron Cohen/Lennie Berkowitz Gallery for Contemporary Art, Kansas City, MO, 1996; Revolution Gallery, Ferndale, MI, 1996, 1997, 2000; Frank Lloyd Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 1998, 1999, 2001, 2005; Recent work, Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, IL, 2001; Garth Clark Gallery, New York, NY, 1996, 1998, 2001; Variety show, Frank Lloyd Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 2002; Ron Nagle, Garth Clark Gallery, New York, NY, 2003; Ron Nagle: new work, Dolphin, Kansas City, MO, 2003; Ron Nagle, Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 2004; Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 2005

Selected group exhibitions since 2000

Color and fire: defining moments in studio ceramics 1950–2000, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA, 2000; Teapots, Garth Clark Gallery, New York, NY, 2000; Expanded visions, Bayly Art Museum, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, NC, 2000; Selections from the Allan Chasanoff ceramic collection, Mint Museum of Craft + Design, Charlotte, NC, 2000; Made in California: art, image and identity 1900–2000, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA, 2000; USA clay, Renwick Gallery, National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, 2001; West of Westerman, Franklin Parrasch Gallery, New York, NY, 2001; National clay invitational, Blue Spiral 1, Asheville, NC, 2001; NCECA invitational exhibition, Wocek, Korea, 2001; Mud and fire: a group show, Rockford College Art Gallery, IL, 2001; The erotic life of clay, San Francisco State University Fine Arts Gallery, CA, 2002; Regarding clay, UNKC Belger Arts Center, Kansas City, MO, 2002; Ceramic modernism, The George R. Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, Toronto, ON, Canada, 2002; Poetics of clay, Museum of Art and Design, Helsinki, Finland, 2002; Kanazawa world craft forum, Kanazawa, Japan, 2003; The artful teapot, Long Beach Museum of Art, CA, and touring, 2003; Great pots, The Newark Museum, NJ, 2003; Meister der Moderne, Internationale Handwerksmesse, Munich, Germany, 2003; The signature vessel, Garth Clark Gallery, New York, NY, 2004; Fifty years of ceramics, Revolution Gallery, Detroit, MI, 2004; 25th anniversary exhibition, University Art Gallery, Sonoma State University, CA, 2004; Standing room only: Scripps 60th ceramic annual, Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery, Scripps College, Claremont, CA, 2004; The anniversary show, Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 2005; The long and the short of it, Richard L. Nelson Gallery, University of California, Davis, CA, 2005; Artist/Teacher/Artist, Sonoma Valley Museum of Art, CA, 2005

Public collections

Australia  National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, ACT
International  Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA; The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu, HI; Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA; Detroit Institute of Arts, MI; Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY; The George R. Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, Toronto, ON, Canada; Johnson Community College, Kansas City, MO; J Patrick Lannan Foundation, Palm Beach, FL; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA; Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY; Mills College Museum, Oakland, CA; Mint Museum of Craft + Design, Charlotte, NC; Musée de Plastique, Paris, France; Museum het Kruithuis, ’s-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands; Museum of Contemporary Ceramic Art, Shigaraki, Japan; Newark Museum, NJ; Newport Harbor Art Museum, Newport Beach, CA; Oakland Museum, CA; Philadelphia Museum of Art, PA; Racine Art Museum, WI; Renwick Gallery, National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC; Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI; Saint Louis Art Museum, MO; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, CA; Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE; Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, the Netherlands; Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City, UT; Victoria & Albert Museum, London, UK

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