RICHARD FEESE

ARTIST - MIXED MEDIA SCULPTURE

EDUCATION

California State University, Sacramento             M.A. ART
California State University, Sacramento             B.A.

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Part Time Faculty Member, California State University, Sacramento, 2000-2003

 SOLO SHOWS

Recent Works, STC Gallery, Sacramento, CA  2010
an Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Café Museo   2008
”Constructions,” Richard Feese, El Camino Art Gallery, Sacramento, CA 2000
Thomas A. Oldham Gallery, Sacramento, CA 1998
The Center for Contemporary Arts, Sacramento, CA 1993
Jennifer Paul’s Gallery, Sacramento, CA  1990
Gallery Route One, Project Space, Pt. Reyes, CA 990
Mendocino Art Center, Mendocino, CA 1987
Jennifer Paul’s Gallery, Sacramento, CA  1987

Chan Elliott Gallery, Sacramento, CA  1984
William Sawyer Gallery, San Francisco, CA 1980
William Sawyer Gallery, San Francico, CA 1977
Le Sehuc Gallery, Sacramento, CA 1972

AWARDS

Award of Merit, California Exposition & State Fair, 2002
Best of Show, The American River Salmon Festival's Art Exhibition, Oct. 1997
First Place Sacramento Waterfront Festival, Summer,1997

GROUP SHOWS


AIRPLANE SHOW, B. SAKATA GARO, January 2015
A SHOW, B. SAKATA GARO, June 2015
ROCK, PAPER, SCISSORS, The Archival Gallery, June 2015
EAST SAC ARTISTS, The Archival Gallery,, July 2014
MEMORIAL FOR ARTHUR SORDILLO, The Archival Gallery,  Oct. 2013
CROCKER ART MUSEUM ANNUAL ART AUCTION, June 2013
GONE FISHIN', The Archival Gallery, April 2013
ANIMAL ATTRACTION” AT THE TEMP, Jan. 2013
GONE FISHIN’,  The Archival Gallery, April 2012
CROCKER ART MUSEUM ANNUAL ART AUCTION, June 2011
IN THE STUDIO, Public Artists in Their Private Spaces, Sac. International Airport, 2011
CROCKER ART MUSEUM ANNUAL ART AUCTION, June 2010
THE SFMOMA ARTISTS GALLERY, Warehouse Sale, May 2009
CROCKER ART MUSEUM ANNUAL ART AUCTION, June 2009
THE SFMOMA ARTISTS GALLERY, Warehouse Sale, May 2008
CROCKER ART MUSEUM ANNUAL ART AUCTION, June 2007

THE SFMOMA ARTISTS GALLERY, Warehouse Sale, May 2007
OUR PLANET, OUR HOME, SFMOMA Artist’s Gallery, Nov/Dec, 2006
SIX FRIENDS, SIX VIEWS, SMUD Gallery, Oct/Nov. 2006
MENAGERIS: ARTISTS LOOK AT ANIMALS, Museum of Craft & Folk Art, San Francisco, CA 2006
CROCKER ART MUSEUM ANNUAL ART AUCTION, JUNE 2006
MOVING TO MID-TOWN, Solomon Dubnick Gallery, May 2006
THE SFMOMA ARTISTS GALLERY, Warehouse Sale, May 2006
UNDER THE SURFACE, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art/Artists Gallery, Feb/Mar 2006
FINE ART OF FISHING, Tower Gallery, Sacramento, CA Aug.2005
CROCKETT CONTEMPORARY ART, Two-Person Show, June/July 2005
CROCKER ARE MUSEUM ANNUAL ART AUCTION, JUNE 2005
THE SFMOMA ARTISTS GALLERY, Warehouse Sale, May 2005
LANDSCAPES, Solomon Dubnick Gallery, Sacramento, CA April2005
SMALL TREASURES, Solomon Dubnick Gallery, Sacramento, CA Dec. 2004 – Jan. 2005
CROCKER ART MUSEUM ANNUAL ART AUCTION, JUNE 2004
THE SFMOMA ARTISTS GALLERY, Warehouse Sale, May 2004
DREIDELS & MENORHAS SHOW, Encina Art Gallery, Sacramento, CA Dec.2003

COLLEGE OF CONTINUING EDUCATION, CSUS, Sept. 2003
CSUS ART DEPT. FACULTY SHOW, University Library Gallery, Dec.- Mar. 2003-2004
THE SFMOMA ARTIST’S GALLERY 25th ANNIVERSARY EXHIBITION, San Francisco, CA 2003
VISUAL CONVERSATIONS, Solomon Dubnick Gallery, Sacramento, CA 2003
S.F. MUSEUM OF MODERN ART ARTISTS GALLERY, 10th Annual Artist’s Warehouse Sale, 2003
IMANI GALLERY, Napa, CA, Jan. 2003
THE ART OF SEEING:  Nature Revealed Through Illustration, Oakland Museum of California, 2003
THE ART OF FLY FISHING, Lincoln Art Gallery, 2003
DREIDEL SHOW, Encina Art Gallery, 2002
NATURE REMAINS, Off the Preserve (from the di Rosa Collection), Napa, CA 2002
SECOND HAND, Encina Art Gallery, Sacramento, 2002
CALIFORNIA EXPOSITION & STATE FAIR, Award of Merit, 2002
GONE FISHIN' SHOW, Soloman Dubnick Gallery, Sacramento, CA May 2002
S.F. MUSEUM OF MODERN ART ARTIST’S GALLERY, 9th Annual Artist’s Warehouse Sale, 2002
INVITATIONAL SHOW, Partners Gallery at Glendeven, Mendocino, CA, Feb. 2002
THE DREIDEL SHOW, Encina Art Gallery, Dec. 2001
RECYCLED ART, Art in Public Places and SMUD Art Gallery, June 2001
S.F. MUSEUM OF MODERN ART RENTAL GALLERY, 8th Annual Artist’s Warehouse Sale, 2001

GONE FISHIN', The Fine Art of Fly Fishing, Lincoln Arts, Lincoln, CA, Feb. 2001
CREATURES AND CRITTERS SHOW, S.F. Museum of Modern Art Rental Gallery, Dec. 2000
DRADYL, DREIDEL, DRADEL, in Celebration of Hanukkah, Encina Art Gallery, Dec. 2000
PART TIME FACULTY SHOW, McClellan Technology Incubator, Nov. 2000
S.F. MUSEUM OF MODERN ART RENTAL GALLERY, 7th Annual Artist’s Warehouse Sale, 2000
THE ART  OF FLY FISHING, Lincoln Arts, Lincoln, CA  Feb. 2000
S.F. MUSEUM OF MODERN ART RENTAL GALLERY, 6th Annual Artist’s Warehouse Sale, 1999
S.F. MUSEUM OF MODERN ART RENTAL GALLERY, 20th Anniversary Exhibition, Nov. 1998
THE SUTTER CLUB ANNUAL SHOW, Sacramento, CA, June, 1998
5TH ANNUAL ARTIST'S WAREHOUSE SALE, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Rental Gallery, 1998
PECHER EN EAU TROUBLE, An Exhibition Honoring the Fine Art of Fishing, Thomas A. Oldham Gallery, Sacramento, CA, Nov. 1997
GO FISH , The American River Salmon Festival's Art Exhibition, Nimbus Winery, Rancho Cordova, CA, Oct. 1997
EIGHTH ANNUAL, ALL CREATURES GREAT AND SMALL , John Natsoulas Gallery, Davis, CA  Aug. 1997

AND AGAIN, THE ART OF RECYCLED MEDIA , Virginia Breier Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 1997
SMALL TREASURES, a Holiday Exhibition, Thomas A. Oldham Gallery, Sacramento, CA, 1996
GONE FISHIN' , Thomas Oldham Gallery, Sacramento, CA,  May 1996
THE ABSTRACT SURFACE/THE ILLUSION , Sierra College Library Gallery, Sacramento, CA, Feb. 1996
SMALL WORKS, BIG SHOWS , Dean Moniz Gallery, Sacramento, CA, Nov. 1995
GONE FISHIN' , Archival Gallery, Sacramento, CA, May 1995
2nd ANNUAL ARTIST WAREHOUSE SALE , San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Rental Gallery, San Francisco, CA, June 1995
A SURVEY FROM THE DEAN MONIZ GALLERY, Encina Art Gallery, Sacramento, CA, Sept./Oct. 1995
ART ARK , 1 year tour with Crocker Museum Art Ark. 1994

CONSTRUCTIONS & MIXED MEDIA SCULPTURES, Dean Moniz Gallery, Sacramento, CA, Feb. 94
RE-UNION, University Union Gallery, California State University, Sacramento, CA, Sept. 1994
THE SUTTER CLUB ANNUAL, Sutter Club, Sacramento, CA, Oct. 1994
GONE FISHIN' , Archival Gallery, Sacramento, CA  May 1994
GONE FISHIN' , Archival Gallery, Sacramento, CA  May 1993
A TRIBUTE TO WILLIAM SAWYER, William Sawyer Gallery, San Francisco, CA, Jan. 1993
SCULPTURE:  THIRTEEN VIEWS, Artist's Contemporary Gallery, Sacramento, CA, July /August 1993
'BOUT BICYCLES, The American Bicycle and Cycling Museum IDEA GALLERY, Sacramento, CA, 1993
NATURAL DIALOGUE, California Crafts Museum, San Francisco, CA, January / March 1993
SAN FRANCISCO MUSEUM OF MODERN ART RENTAL GALLERY, Fort Mason, San Francisco, CA, 1992
ANN REED GALLERY, 620 Sun Valley Rd., Ketchum, Idaho. September 1992

GONE FISHIN', Archival Gallery, Sacramento, CA, April / May 1992
A TRIBUTE TO THE CROCKER-KINGSLEY, Jennifer Paul’s Gallery, Sacramento, CA , February 1992
ARTFISH, Pence Gallery, Davis, CA, September 1991
FISH OUT OF WATER, California Crafts Museum, 900 North Point, San Francisco, CA, March 1991
NEW DIMENSIONAL FORMS BY WEST COAST ARTISTS, One Bush St., San Francisco, CA, 1990
SCULPTURE GARDEN, KVIE Channel 6, 2595 Capitol Oak Dr., Sacramento, CA, 1990
VIRGINIA BRIER GALLERY, San Francisco, CA, July 1990
ARTISTS AND THE ENVIRONMENTAL CRISIS, Gallery Route One, Pt. Reyes Station, June 1990
THE SACRAMENTO SHOW, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Rental Gallery, June 1990
ANIMALS AS METAPHOR, The Berkeley Art Center, June 1990
JENNIFER PAUL'S GALLERY, Sacramento, CA Group Show, April 1987
ESPECIALLY FOR CHILDREN, Mendocino Art Center, Mendocino, CA, March 1986
THE COW TOWN SHOW, Chan Elliott Gallery, Sacramento, CA, November 1984
In Conjunction with the Contemporary American Wood Sculpture Show, Crocker Art Museum, Oct. 1984
THE COW TOWN SHOW, Chan Elliott Gallery, Sacramento, CA, November 1983

SCULPTURES AND PAINTINGS, Open Ring Gallery, Sacramento, CA, 1982
BETWEEN THE LINES; LIGHT WEIGHT CONSTRUCTION, Walnut Creek Civic Arts 2 Gallery,February 1982
ANOPHELES SHOW, Open Ring Gallery, Sacramento, CA February 1982
SACRAMENTO STATE EARLY 1970'S, Joseph Chowning Gallery, San Francisco, CA, January 1982
OPEN RING GALLERY, Sacramento, CA, Group Show, August 1981
SAN JOSE MUSEUM OF ART, San Jose, CA, Group Show, March 1981
FIFTY-SECOND CROCKER-KINGSLEY EXHIBITION, Crocker Art Gallery, Sacramento, CA, 1977
GROUP SHOW 76, William Sawyer Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 1976
FIFTY-FIRST CROCKER-KINGSLEY EXHIBITION, Crocker Art Gallery, Sacramento, CA, 1976
A SUMMER SALON, William Sawyer Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 1981
SPACES, Walnut Creek Civic Arts Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA, 1979
WOOD SCULPTURE, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Rental Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 1979
ARTIST'S WORKING IN WOOD, Richard L. Nelson Gallery, University of California Davis, Davis, CA, 1978
SCULPTURE, Artist's Contemporary Gallery, Sacramento, CA, 1976
A SURVEY OF DIRECTIONS IN BAY AREA SCULPTURE, Helen Euphrat Gallery, De Anza College, Cupertino, CA, 1975
GRADUATE SHOW, California State University, Sacramento, CA, 1975

INTRODUCTION 75, William Sawyer Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 1975
20TH ANNUAL OPEN SHOW, Northern California Arts, Sacramento, CA, 1974
19TH ANNUAL OPEN SHOW, Northern California Arts, Sacramento, CA, 1973

PUBLIC ART COMMISSIONS

2010 - Sacramento Metropolitan Art’s Commission, Sutter Landing Park, ‘RETURNING COHOS'
2009 - Fisherman's Park Project – Swainson's Hawks, Garter Snakes

 PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Kaiser Hospital Vallejo – SCHOOLING SHAD, LEAPING BASS, STRIKING STRIPER
Kaiser Hospital, Modesto, CA RETURNING KING SALMON I & II, STRIPER I & II, COHO, SANDHILL CRANE
Sacramento Metro Art’s Commission, Recycle Center, “TARPON”
C.S.U.S., Student Union, Sacramento, CA, "NORTH HALF OF CALIFORNIA", "SOUTHFORK" "YOSEMITE"
C.S.U.S. College of Continuing Education, “BLUEFISH”

C.S.U.S. Library Gallery, ”ATLANTIC SAILFISH”
di Rosa Foundation, Napa, CA, “ATLANTIC HALIBUT” “TRICOLORED HERON
Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA  “BLUE FIN TUNA"