Here is work for an up coming project at Austin Thomas' Pocket Utopia
The title of the show opening on October 24th is: "Love to Fred from Lee Lozano". Ideas from Lee Lozano's Wave paintings completed in 1971, inform the wall work coming into being.
Pocket Utopia wall from Libby Hartl's exhibtion.
images below are sketches for Pocket Utopia walls.
LeeWall at Pocket Utopia
Sketch from July 17, 2008
LeeWall sketch part1
Close-up. front of Pocket Utopia
LeeWall sketch part2
Close up of wall section at center of gallery
LeeWall sketch part3, back wall
Close-up of design for back section of gallery. Back door is keystone to installation. Here is a possibility.
Waves from "Vibescapes"
Sketch for six foot square painting on wall opposie wallwork.
Sketch of Lee's "waves"
small drawings based on the "bumps" in Lee Lozano's Wave paintings
another study based on Lee's "waves"
small improvisation drawings based on Lozano "bumps". introducing "symmetry".
Work with Students
Slide presentation included Pocket Utopia project plus individual reviews with MFA students at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, June 25, 2008.
U-ARTS Lecture Series
includes indivdidual reviews and slide presentation
UArts-MFA Students 6-25-08
UArts-MFA Student 2
UArts-MFA Student 3
Nancy Gail Ring
UArts-MFA Student 4
UArts-MFA Student 5
UArts-MFA Student 6
UArts-MFA Student 7
UArts-MFA Student 8
UArts-MFA Student 9
UArts-MFA Student 10
UArts-MFA Student 11
UArts-MFA Student 12
Jason Gura--Current work forthcoming
UArts-MFA Student 13
Sally Eckhoff--Current work forthcoming
FRED GUTZEIT 264 Bowery, New York, NY 10012 email@example.com fredgutzeit.com
Solo Exhibitions (selected) 2007 SideShow Gallery, Fred Gutzeit: Paintings, Peter Reginato: Sculpture, Williamsburg, Brooklyn 2007 Mansfield Art Center, Paintings and works on Paper, Ohio State University, Mansfield, OH 2002 Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts, Paintings and works on Paper, Blue Mountain Lake, NY 1997 Philadelphia University of the arts, Landscape Watercolors, Philadelphia, PA 1993 Andre Zarre Gallery, Watercolors, NYC 1982 P.S. 122, Installation, “The New Importance of Work Gloves”, NYC 1977 Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Paintings, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 1977 Cleveland Institute of Art, Distinguished Alumnus, 15 Years of Work, Cleveland, OH
Group Exhibitions (selected) 2008 Henry Street Settlement, In Context: The Language of Abstraction..,Curated by Kathleen Spicer, NYC 2006 SideShow Gallery, War Is over, Curated by Richard Timperio, Williamsburg, Brooklyn 2003 John Jay College for Criminal Justice, Wall Gallery, Art from Detritus: Produced by Vernita Nemec, NYC 1992 Art Show at the Dog Show, First Prize in Watercolor, Wichita, KS 1991 Nation Building Museum, “Tools as Art”, Selections from the Hechinger Art Collection, NYC 1986 Chemical Bank Art Collection, “A Mixture of Mediums”, NYC 1982 P.S. 1, “Space Invaders”, Long Island City, NY
Visiting Artist and Lecturer (selected) 2008 University of the Arts, Philadelphia: Lecture and critique of MFA students work. 1991 Brooklyn Museum: Demonstration and Lecture on watercolor for museum docent program. 1987 Brooklyn Botanic Gardens. “Green”, Lecture on the history of green in paintings.
Grants (selected) Pollock-Krasner Foundation grant, 2006-2007. Pollock-Krasner Foundation grant, 1999-2000.
Listings (selected) Who’s Who in Society Who’s Who in American Art
Reviews, Articles, and Essays (selected) Klaus Kertess, “The Realism of Seeing”, published in the Mansfield Art Center Newsletter, 2007, front page with repro. Pete Hamill, Tools as Art: the Hechinger Collection, published by Harry Abrams Inc, 1995, p. 93 with repro. Peter Frank, Art News, October 1977, p. 138 with reproduction Patricia Eakins, Arts Magazine, April 1977, p. 16 with reproduction
Collections (selected) Samuel Dorsky Museum, New Paltz, NY Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, CT Amerada Hess Corporation, NYC National B’ld’g Museum, Wash., D.C. (loan) U.S. State Department, Wash., D.C. AT&T Long Lines, Bedminster, NJ Education 1979 Hunter College (City University of New York), MA Studio Art.
1963 Travel and study in Mexico: One year of painting in San Miguel de Allende. 1962 Cleveland Institute of Art, Major: Painting. Minor: Printmaking. 1961 Yale Norfolk Summer School of Art and Music, Norfolk, CT
Teaching Experience (selected) 1993–08 City College (City University of New York), Painting, Drawing, and Design. 1998–03 York College (City University of New York), Painting, Drawing, and Computer Graphics. 1995–97 Cleveland Institute of Art (Visiting Artist in Drawing). 1986–03 Pratt Institute (Manhattan and Brooklyn), Painting, Drawing, and Design.