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 Fred Thomas Martin  (1927 - )

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Lived/Active: California      Known for: non objective imagery, collage

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This biography from the Archives of AskART:
Post War California artist, Fred Thomas Martin studied at the University of California, Berkeley, receiving his B.A. in 1949 and his M.F.A. in 1954. Studied at the California School of Fine Arts, from 1949-1950, with David Park, Mark Rothko and Clyfford Still. Martin was the director of the San Francisco Art Institute between the mid-1960s and mid-1970s, and he resumed that post in 1983.

Solo Exhibitions: The Contemporary Gallery, Sausalito, 1949; Lucien Labaudt Gallery, 1951; Six Gallery, San Francisco, 1956, 57, 58; Dilexi Gallery, San Francisco, 1961; The Minami Gallery, Tokyo, 1962; M H de Young Museum, San Francisco, 1965; Royal Marks Gallery, NYC, 1965; Dilexi Gallery, 1967; Berkeley Gallery, San Francisco, 1970; Richmond Art Center, Richmond, CA. 1970; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 1973.

Selected Exhibitions: Action 1 , Merry-Go-Round Building, Santa Monica Pier, 1955; 68th Annual Painting and Sculpture Exhibition of the San Francisco Art Association at the San Francisco Museum of Art, 1949; 69th Annual Painting and Sculpture Exhibition of the San Francisco Art Association at the San Francisco Museum of Art, 1950; 70th Annual Painting and Sculpture Exhibition of the San Francisco Art Association at the San Francisco Museum of Art, 1951; 73rd Annual Painting and Sculpture Exhibition of the San Francisco Art Association at the San Francisco Museum
of Art, 1954; 75th Annual Painting and Sculpture Exhibition of the San Francisco Art Association at the San Francisco Museum of Art, 1956; 77th Annual Painting and Sculpture Exhibition of the San Francisco Art Association at the San Francisco Museum of Art, 1958 (Award); Fresh Paint, A selective survey of Recent Western Painting, Stanford University Art Gallery, 1958; Paintings by Fred Martin, Wally Hedrick and Sam Francis, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 1959; Some Points of View - 62, Stanford University Art Gallery, 1962; Third Winter Invitational, California
Palace of The Legion of Honor, San Francisco, 1962; Current Painting and Sculpture in the Bay Area, Stanford University Art Museum, 1964; On Looking Back, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 1969; Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Painting, Whitney Museum of American Art, 1969; San Francisco Museum of Art, Painting and Sculpture in California: The Modern Era 1976.

Public Collections: The Oakland Museum; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art;
Achenbach Foundation, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco; Crocker Art
Museum; Fogg Museum, Harvard University; Museum of Modern Art, NYC; Richmond
Art Center; Utah Museum of Fine Arts; Whitney Museum of American Art, NYC.

Literature: Thomas Albright, Art in the San Francisco Bay Area, 1945-1980; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, The Painting and Sculpture Collection; Henry Hopkins, Painting and Sculpture in California: The Modern Era.

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David J Carlson, Carlson Gallery, California. Carlson's specialty is Post-World War II California artists, and he is preparing a catalogue for a 2004 traveling exhibition of these artists to several California museums.
--------------------------------------------------------------------A Native of San Francisco, Fred Martin, born 1927, received his BA (1949) and MA (1954) from University of California, Berkeley and did his post-graduate study at the San Francisco Art Institute, along with David Park, Mark Rothko and Clifford Still.

Mr. Martin has taught at the Art Institute since 1958, was Dean of the College from 1965-75 and again from 1983-92. He is currently Dean of Academic Affairs Emeritus and Professor of Painting and Art History and Visiting Professor in the Arts and Consciousness Program at John F. Kennedy University. Mr. Martin has also taught at Berkeley, Diablo Valley College, Cal State San Jose, California College of Arts and Crafts and, in 1995, delivered a series of lectures titled "Abstract Art in The West, 1890-1990" at the China National Academy of Fine Arts, Hangzhou, Peoples Republic of China.

Mr. Martin is represented in the collections of The Fine Arts Museums of San
Francisco, The Crocker Art Museum, SFMOMA, The Whitney, The New York Museum
of Modern Art and the Oakland Museum. His publishing efforts include "Beulah
Land", Crown Point Press; "A Travel Book", Arion Press and "From An Antique Land", Green Gates Press. As a consulting editor for ARTWEEK, he published over 300 articles on all aspects of contemporary art.

Source: viewmuseum.com

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