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Lived/Active: California      Known for: sculptor-abstraction, western, animal

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Biography from Wiford Gallery:
Having grown up on a ranch that raised very gentle and tame Angus cattle, Bruce Newell has alway been fascinated by animals. Although his art school training and formative years were spent making abstract art, he came to the realization that the animals from his youth represented a tremendous amount of beauty, dignity, peacefulness and relevance, and that making sculptures of them was as compelling as any form of art.

The animals he sculpts are as he remembers them--serene, quiet, dignified. Because the sculptures are an interpretation of life, there is an abstraction and simplification of form rather than an attempt at realism; the style he has developed uses rough areas, the hatchet and tool marks, and the feeling of the materia1s themselves to suggest the physicality of the forms--in this sense he is using abstraction to make the imagery more powerful. <

1962-1967 San Francisco Art Institute, B.F.A., M.F.A.
1958 California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA
1957 University of Colorado, Boulder, CO

1995 Monterey Vineyards, Gonzales, CA
1994 Hartnell College, Salinas, CA
1992 V. Breier Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1985 Shidoni Gallery, Tesuque, NM
1976 La Belle Helene Gallery, St. Helena, CA
1971 Chabot College, Hayward, CA
1970 University of California, Santa Cruz, CA
1968 Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA

1996 The Monterey Peninsula Herald
1995 The Monterey Peninsula Herald
1985 The New Mexican Pasatiempo
1983 The Santa Fe Reporter
1977 Decorative and Sculptural Ironwork, by Dona Meilach
1972 Westart

1993 Sculpture Workshop: Guest Lecturer
Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS
1992 Panel: Monterey Peninsula College, Monterey, CA
1975-77 Instructor, San Francisco State University Art Department, San Francisco, CA
1967-69 Instructor, Humboldt State University Art Department, Arcata, CA
1965-66 Teaching Assistant , San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

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