Peter Voulkos

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The Berkeley Trinity  
Harold Paris, Stephen De Staebler, Peter Voulkos at Berkeley Art Center October 24th, 2012 - October 24th, 2014
Posted 7/2/13
Berkeley Art Center’s Sculpture Patio has seminal works by three Berkeley sculptors; Harold Paris, Stephen DeStaebler, and Peter Voulkos, who together transformed the clay media from the level of arts and crafts to the scale, depth, content, and emotion of fine art. Harold Paris, Wall 2: Paris adapted Figurative Expressionism to the ceramic sculptural media in this monumental work. Forms evolve out of the surface; an all seeing eye, arms raised in supplication,  beast-like shapes, a pig’s... [more]
Contemporary Collection   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
Dieter Appelt, Erika Blumenfeld, Louise Bourgeois, Sarah Charlesworth, Constance DeJong, Eddie Dominguez, Eva Hesse, Tom Joyce, Sol LeWitt, Agnes Martin, Ana Mendieta, Delilah Montoya, Bruce Nauman, Larry Poons, Peter Sarkisian, Peter Voulkos, Joel-Peter Witkin, Meridel Rubenstein and Ellen Zweig at New Mexico Museum of Art November 19th, 2010 - March 20th, 2011
Posted 1/16/11
      will present a number of thematic points of entry into the New Mexico Museum of Art’s contemporary collection. A selections show that includes ceramics, paintings, drawings, photography, sculpture and video, Case Studies considers the disparate hubs of war, figuration, seriality, materiality, and the containment of nature, among other themes, as part of the constellation of work that constitutes the contemporary collection under the fictitious guise of a Bureau of Contemporary... [more]